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Wizards open their season against Heat

WASHINGTON -- The Washington Wizards take the first step toward putting a disappointing 2017-18 season behind them when the host ...


Browns seek to rebound against reeling Bucs

The Cleveland Browns, after taking a 38-14 head slap delivered by the Los Angeles Chargers, have reached a crossroad in ...


Jets look to put tough loss behind them vs. Canucks

WINNIPEG, Manitoba -- A day after the Winnipeg Jets blew a three-goal lead in the third period and lost in ...


Winless Red Wings face rugged test at Lightning

TAMPA, Fla. -- While the Tampa Bay Lightning wait for All-Stars Steven Stamkos and Nikita Kucherov to find an early-season ...


International

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Gang arrested after parental abductions sweep Australia

CANBERRA, Australia - A two year investigation by Australian Federal Police has netted a gang of four people involved in parental abductions. ...

Rift between Turkey and Saudi Arabia could unravel

The Oct. 2  disappearance  of Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi at his country’s consulate in Istanbul has put a spotlight ...

Bomb explosion at college in Russia-annexed Crimea kills 18

MOSCOW, Russia - A bomb exploded at a college in the Black Sea region of Russian-annexed Crimea on Wednesday, leaving ...

Gunmen shoots scores of students at college in Crimean city

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - Up to nineteen people are dead, many of them students, after a student at a college in ...

Khashoggi family and UNHRC want transparent investigation

GENEVA, Switzerland - The UN Human Rights High Commissioner and the family of missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi have called for ...

In the elusive search for truth

Once again, the pathos of human history repeats itself. Another lot of ruthless strong men once more have their bloodied ...

United States

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Amid growing outrage, Saudi agrees to probe Khashoggi case

ISTANBUL, Turkey - In a bid to uncover the mysterious disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi - the 59-year-old Saudi journalist who ...

U.S. president and Saudi king link up on phone conference

DUBAI UAE, - Following a heated weekend exchange, Washington and Riyadh were back working cooperatively on Monday in a bid ...

146 Sears stores to close, as company files for Chapter 11

CHICAGO, Illinois - One hundred and twenty six years after the giant retailer was founded, Sears on Monday voluntarily filed ...

Russia Sends In National Guard After Crimea School-Shooting Rampage

Authorities have declared an emergency on Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula and Russia sent National Guard troops to protect schools and the ...

Food, Water, a Ride: Guatemalans Help Honduran Migrants

ZACAPA, GUATEMALA - Sweaty, sunburned and exhausted, Jonathan Zuniga had been carrying his 1-year-old baby in his arms for five ...

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Wall Street has quiet day on interest rate concerns

NEW YORK, New York – U.S. sticks dipped on Wednesday, as each of the major indices gave back a small ...


U.S. digital currency exchange Coinbase opens Dublin office

DUBLIN, Ireland - Set up in San Francisco in 2012, the leading U.S. digital currency exchange Coinbase has revealed its ...


Ireland and Northern Ireland border a stumbling block for UK

LONDON, UK - British Prime Minister Theresa May was facing off with European leaders on Wednesday in a bid to ...


Financial Supervisory Authority tells bank to get new boss

COPENHAGEN, Denmark - The Danish  Financial Supervisory Authority has rejected Danske Bank's preferred CEO to replace Thomas Borgen who resigned ...


China has a hidden "debt iceberg" says Standard and Poor's

NEW YORK, New York - Standard and Poor’s 500 has downgraded China’s sovereign debt rating, citing concerns over off-balance-sheet debt ...


Winning the fight against scammers

A message pops up on your screen. It screams that your computer is at risk or has been infected by ...


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 ...