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Detroit Red Wings burned by Calgary Flames, blow another late lead

Red Wings held lead over Calgary Flames, but allowed the final three goals in a disheartening 6-4 loss in Alberta, ...


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Powerful earthquake rattles Chile, causing damage, killing two

COQUIMBO, Chile - The U.S. Geological Survey said that the coast of north-central Chile was struck by a powerful magnitude ...

Nigeria finds more than 20 000 kidnapped girls in Mali

Nigeria's anti-trafficking agency has said it found thousands of missing girls and women in southern Mali, many of whom were ...

US Senate to Vote on Competing Plans to End Shutdown

WASHINGTON The U.S. Senate is preparing for votes Thursday on separate Republican and Democratic proposals to end a partial government ...

Ex-Chinese Diplomat-Turned-Dissident Reportedly Detained in China

An Australian newspaper says a Chinese-Australian writer and dissident has been detained during a visit to his native country. The ...

Part of Niagara Falls freezes to create a stunning view

PanARMENIAN.Net - Photographers are flocking to Niagara Falls after an icy storm system left the region looking like a scene ...

Russia Presses Claim In Cold War Missile-Pact Dispute

Russia has held an elaborate presentation to amplify its claim that a new missile at the center of a dispute ...

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Dubai Crown Prince signs historic agreement at Davos

DAVOS, Switzerland - The World Economic Forum has selected Dubai as the location for its first affiliate research centre for ...

Stock markets in Asia ignore overnight falls in U.S.

  SYDNEY, Australia - Asian markets virtually ignored the sharp falls on Wall Street overnight, with the major indices trading ...

EU retailers dependence on Mastercard a breach of antitrust rules

  BRUSSELS, Belgium - The European Commission has fined financial service group Mastercard €570.6 million ($647 million) for breaching antitrust ...

Philippine financial service firm, Cebuana Lhuillier flags data breach

  MANILA, Philippines - Philippines' largest non-bank financial service provider, Cebuana Lhuillier has revealed details of a massive data breach, ...

Championing a cause in marketing can cause side effects

Gillette has launched a new marketing campaign, “The Best Men Can Be,” with an ad that has gone viral. The ...

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Ex-Chinese Diplomat-Turned-Dissident Reportedly Detained in China

An Australian newspaper says a Chinese-Australian writer and dissident has been detained during a visit to his native country. The ...


Serena dumped out of Australian Open after sensational collapse

Melbourne - Serena Williams's bid to equal Margaret Court's record 24 Grand Slam titles was brought to a shuddering halt ...


Russian Lawyer: Suspected US Spy Had Classified Material on Him

MOSCOW The lawyer for an American man being held in Moscow on suspicion of spying said on Tuesday that his ...


Huawei calls for quick resolution to Meng Wanzhou extradition case

Davos [Switzerland], Jan 22 (ANI): Chinese tech giant Huawei on Tuesday called for a quick resolution to the case involving ...


Russian Pop Star Cancels U.S. Tour After Failed Deal With Mueller

Russian pop star Emin Agalarov has canceled a planned U.S. tour after a breakdown in talks with Special Counsel Robert ...


Snow go: Canadian winter festival cancelled because of snow

Oh, snow! A traditional winter festival in the Canadian city of Montreal was cancelled on Sunday - because of a ...


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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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