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Court hears details of Lions coach's alleged sexual assault

Cape Town - Lions defence coach Joey Mongalo's court case for allegedly indecently assaulting a woman in Sydney is underway. ...


Women-to-Women Business Fund Comes to Britain

LONDON - A women-to-women investment fund is coming to Britain next month to boost financing for female-owned businesses, its founder ...


Ross Taylor sets sights on 100 Tests

Ross Taylor, New Zealand's 34-year old batting mainstay, wants to play 100 Tests before he thinks about retiring from the ...


'Atmosphere wasn't especially polite' - Sarfraz

9:13 AM ET In the aftermath of Sandpapergate, Australia have undergone cultural reviews for their on-field behaviour. Tim Paine is ...


International

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U.S. to pull out of nuclear with with Russia

WASHINGTON DC – U.S. President Donald Trump announced on Saturday that the United States is withdrawing from its landmark Intermediate-Range ...

Judiciary will have the final say, says Saudi HRC

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – Saudi Arabia was insisting Saturday that its judiciary has full autonomy in investigating, and potentially prosecting ...

Former prime minister of Netherlands is dead at age 80

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands – The former Dutch Prime Minister Wim Kok, who helped forge the country's famed consensus-based politics and oversaw ...

No skepticism over Saudi actions in Middle East

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia – While the international community was expressing scepticism about steps taken by Saudi Arabia in the case ...

More sanctions as Venezuelan inflation nears one million %

President Donald Trump has spoken forcefully about the humanitarian crisis in Venezuela, calling it a “human tragedy” at the United ...

Saudi State TV claims Khashoggi 'died after fight'

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - After 17 long days, Saudi Arabia has finally offered clarity on the fate of its veteran ...

Asia Pacific

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India's Punjab declares mourning as train incident kills 60

PUNJAB, India - In a shocking incident, a speeding commuter train in India's northern state of Punjab mowed down a ...

Chinese gross domestic product less than expected

BEIJING, China - The economy of the biggest populated country in the world reported on Friday that its economy is ...

Is There Interference in US Midterm Elections What We Know

WASHINGTON - When the Justice Department unsealed criminal charges detailing a yearslong effort by a Russian troll farm to "sow ...

Trump Declares U.S. Will Withdraw From Cold War-Era Missile Treaty

U.S. President Donald Trump says the United States will withdraw from a key Cold War-era arms control treaty with Russia. ...

Trump Says US Will Pull Out of Intermediate Range Nuke Pact

ELKO, NEVADA - President Donald Trump said Saturday that he would pull the United States from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces ...

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Italy gets rating downgrade from Moodys

NEW YORK, New York – Moody’s has downgraded Italy’s sovereign debt rating once more, taking it a step closer to ...


Argentina records shock September inflation figure of 6.5%

BEUNOS AIRES, Argentina - Shocked by an inflation rate of 6.5% last month, Argentina’s treasury minister was insisting Friday that ...


U.S. stocks finish week on mixed note

NEW YORK, New York - Concerns about trade tariffs and rising U.S. interest rates kept investors on Wall Street cautious ...


JPMorgan to hire 1,000 at its new Silicon Valley campus

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - In a bid to attract more talent at its California office, JPMorgan Chase & Co announced that ...


Facebook's latest appointment hotly debated globally

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Battling a barrage of controversies, the world's largest social media company, Facebook made an announcement on Friday ...


Proliferating health apps largely unpoliced

The heart rate monitor built into the new Apple Watch has sparked sharp debate over its risks and benefits, even ...


Hotel Review

Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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