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Package sent to Taoiseach by jihadis sparks security alert

DUBLIN, Ireland - Shocking scenes unfolded at a Dublin mail centre on Monday after a package was found to be ...


Thousands protest Trump plans for Scotland

ABERDEEN, Scotland - A record number of people have objected to plans by the Trump Organization to build a large ...


Dublin-based gambling operator forced to repay £500,000

DUBLIN, Ireland - Online gambling operator Paddy Power Betfair has agreed to return £500,000 to impacted parties and will make ...


Bok Euro tour: Heyneke's winning tips

Cape Town - The Springboks' shift back toward "traditional strengths" under Rassie Erasmus should stand them in good stead for ...


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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 ...

EU Warns Italy on Budget But Walks a Fine Line

BRUSSELS - The European Union handed Italy a stinging letter Thursday warning that the nation's significantly higher deficit targets represented ...

Kosovo Votes to Create National Army Over Serb Objections

PRISTINA, KOSOVO - The parliament in Kosovo, Europe's newest independent state which relies on NATO troops for its protection, voted ...

EU Leaders Call For New Sanctions Regime Against Cyberattackers

BRUSSELS -- European Union leaders are calling for a new sanctions regime that would slap penalties on those found responsible ...

Fearing EU is Losing Brexit Patience, Britain's May Climbs Down

It had been billed as a "moment of truth" for the tortuous Brexit negotiations that have dragged on for more ...

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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 ...

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 ...

Demand for U.S. stocks diminish

NEW YORK, New York – Stocks were easier on Wall Street Thursday as investors continued to fret about trade tariffs, ...

Shareholders back removal of Zuckerberg as Facebook chairman

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Arguing that the Facebook Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg had mishandled several high-profile scandals, several public funds ...

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 ...

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Chief of Staff and National Security Advisor in heated clash

WASHINGTON DC - Two of the U.S. president's most trusted advisors, had a huge row in the White House Oval ...


Putin: ISIS has taken hundreds of people hostage in Syria

MOSCOW, Russia - The Russian President Vladimir Putin has made a revelation related to the ongoing war in Syria, that ...


Fifteen students among the dead in attack in Crimea

MOSCOW, Russia - The number of people killed in the college attack in the city of Kerch, in the Russian-annexed ...


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 ...


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