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Georgian Dream Leads Exit Polls After Parliamentary Elections

The ruling Georgian Dream party has celebrated the results of four exit polls, all showing it finishing first in parliamentary ...


Space Station Marking 20 Years of People Living in Orbit

CAPE CANAVERAL, FLA. - The International Space Station was a cramped, humid, puny three rooms when the first crew moved ...


England to enter month-long COVID-19 lockdown from Thursday

London [UK], November 1 (ANI/Xinhua): British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced Saturday that England will enter a month-long lockdown from ...


Sean Connery: 'Bond, James Bond', but so much more

Coverage of the passing of Sir Sean Connery has inevitably been dominated by his legacy as the screen's first - ...


Armenia, Azerbaijan Trade Fresh Accusations of Karabakh Shelling

YEREVAN/BAKU - Armenia and Azerbaijan once more accused each other of bombing residential areas on Saturday, in defiance of a ...


ATP roundup: Rublev roars into Vienna final

Fifth-seeded Andrey Rublev of Russia will play for his ATP Tour-leading fifth title of 2020 on Sunday when he faces ...


Thiem skipping Paris Masters due to blisters

U.S. Open champion Dominic Thiem is skipping the Paris Masters because of blisters on his foot. The Austrian lost in ...


Sam Neill, George Takei, Robert Carlyle pay tribute to Sean Connery

New Delhi [India], October 31 (ANI): Several celebrities expressed sorrow over the demise of Sean Connery, best known for the ...


Georgian Reforms Debut In Hotly Contested Parliamentary Elections

Georgians are voting in parliamentary elections in the first test of electoral reforms intended to provide a broader range of ...


Russia's COVID-19 tally increases by 18,140 to 1,618,116

Moscow [Russia], October 31 (ANI/Sputnik): The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Russia has increased by 18,140 to 1,618,116 in ...


How Moscow is rescued from snow and ice every winter

Science & Tech Oct 31 2020 Anna Sorokina Legion Media In the winter, Moscow sometimes gets covered in lots of ...


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Dubai plans $1.785bn environmental and sustainability initiatives

DUBAI, UAE - Dubai has unveiled significant new environmental and sustainability initiatives worth AED 6.6 billion ($1.785 billion). Chief among ...

Parent of British Airways, Aer Lingus and Iberia awash in red ink

LONDON, UK - International Consolidated Airlines Group (IAG), which owns British Airways, Aer Lingus and Iberia, among other, says the ...

U.S. stocks end week lower after hit on technology stocks

NEW YORK, New York, Oct. 30 (Xinhua/Big News Network) -- U.S. stocks closed lower on Friday, as a pronounced slide ...

ESPN to downsize coverage of Super Bowl LV

With no relief from the COVID-19 pandemic in sight, ESPN began notifying its executives not to make travel plans for ...

Hong Kong index drops nearly 500 points as U.S. dollar jumps again

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Asian stocks finally caught up with their global counterparts on Friday, with major indices in all ...

Third quarter earnings for Twitter rise 14 percent

SAN FRANCISCO, California, Oct. 29 (Xinhua) -- U.S. social media company Twitter Inc. Thursday said it saw a revenue of ...

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Republicans lining up legal grounds to challenge election result

Two countervailing forces are competing to determine the outcome of the 2020 elections' highest-stakes contests before the close of voting ...

International community silent as Israel ok's 5,000 settlement homes

The international community has been criticized by a top United Nations official for it's silence over a dramatic upturn in ...

Metro Manila battens down for Typhoon Rolly

CALOOCAN CITY, Philippines, Oct. 31 (PIA) -- Metro Manila has taken preventive measures against strong winds and rains as Typhoon ...

As Election Day looms, candidates swarm swing states

WASHINGTON, DC - With just a few days until voters cast the last ballots in the U.S. presidential election, both ...

Refugees flee stricken, burning, sinking migrant boat, 140 die

SAINT-LOUIS, Senegal - In what has been described as the deadliest shipwreck recorded so far this year, at least 140 ...

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England to enter month-long COVID-19 lockdown from Thursday

London [UK], November 1 (ANI/Xinhua): British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced Saturday that England will enter a month-long lockdown from ...


Elite sport in England exempt from fresh lockdown

Elite sport will continue to be allowed behind closed doors despite a new month-long lockdown being imposed across England by ...


Sean Connery: 'Bond, James Bond', but so much more

Coverage of the passing of Sir Sean Connery has inevitably been dominated by his legacy as the screen's first - ...


Teen with speech impairment gang-raped for 4 months in Pakistan

Islamabad [Pakistan], October 31 (ANI): A teenage girl with a speech impairment was allegedly gang-raped for four months near a ...


UK's Johnson announces new Covid-19 lockdown

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Saturday announced a new four-week coronavirus lockdown across England, a dramatic strategy shift following ...


UN Agency: Resilient Cities Are Key to COVID-19 Recovery

GENEVA - The United Nations says cities will be critical to a global COVID-19 recovery. On Saturday, World Cities Day, ...


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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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