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Oct. 19 declared special non-working holiday in NegOr

NEGROS ORIENTAL, Oct. 16 (PIA)--President Rodrigo Roa Duterte has officially declared October 19, 2018 as a special non-working day in ...


Facebook's WhatsApp Flooded With Fake News in Brazil Election

BRASILIA, BRAZIL - Facebook Inc.'s popular WhatsApp messaging service has become a political battleground in Brazil's most polarized election in ...


'May Trump's heart be touched so he lets us through'

A US-bound caravan that once totaled more than 3 000 Central American migrants looked to be about a third that ...


How Russians changed my life: Andrea from Colombia

My first impression of Russia was, "Damn, Russians don't smile! It's not a stereotype, it's the truth!" Russians are actually ...


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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 ...

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 ...

Boks: Du Toit will stay ?Magnificent Seven?

Cape Town - What do you do when caught up in heavy traffic? Nipping off on an alternative route can ...

Facebook's WhatsApp Flooded With Fake News in Brazil Election

BRASILIA, BRAZIL - Facebook Inc.'s popular WhatsApp messaging service has become a political battleground in Brazil's most polarized election in ...

How Russians changed my life: Andrea from Colombia

My first impression of Russia was, "Damn, Russians don't smile! It's not a stereotype, it's the truth!" Russians are actually ...

Taiwanese to Take to Streets Saturday, Protest China Bullying

TAIPEI, TAIWAN - Mass street demonstrations are expected Saturday in Taiwan over growing anger against perceived bullying by its militarily ...

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Uber to appeal Singapore competition watchdog's penalty

SINGAPORE - Months after Uber Technologies sold its Southeast Asian business to the Singapore-based firm Grab, both the companies were ...

Chinese government adds to tax deductions

BEIJING, China – In a bid to boost the economy, China is to allow an increasing number of items as ...

China reports no growth in industrial capacity utilization

BEIJING, China - China’s industrial capacity utilization rate was largely unchanged in the third quarter, according to the country’s National ...

NAB admits misconduct, works towards winning back trust

CANBERRA, Australia - Faced with appalling allegations of corruption and greed, bosses at Australia's big four banks were forced to ...

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 ...

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Turkish President Erdogan to reveal details of Khasoggi case

ISTANBUL, Turkey - In a sign of growing pressure on Saudi Arabia, Turkey said it will announce details of its ...


In shocking plot switch, Saudi claims Khashoggi was murdered

WASHINGTON, U.S. - For 17 days, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia remained unfazed despite mounting fears of anarchy, threats of ...


Deadly train accident in Taiwan kills 22, hundreds injured

TAIPEI, Taiwan - In a tragic incident that took place in the city of Taitung in Taiwan on Sunday, a train ...


Polling day violence in Afghanistan kills 67, injuries 126

KABUL, Afghanistan - Despite a threat of violent attacks, thousands of Afghans bravely headed to the polls on Saturday to ...


55 killed in sectarian violence sparked at Nigerian market

KADUNA, Nigeria - A spat that broke out between porters in a Nigerian town sparked violent sectarian clashes between young ...


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 ...


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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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