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Halep recovers from early deficit to win French opener

No. 1 seed Simona Halep fought off two break points in the first set, then cruised to victory in opening-round ...


'Disorder, debacle, rebellion': backers turn on Britain's PM

Described as dejected and dogmatic even by his partisans, Boris Johnson is enduring a torrid time in his tumultuous premiership, ...


US, India Report High Number of New COVID-19 Cases

The Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center has reported large jumps in new COVID-19 cases in India and the U.S.Johns Hopkins ...


Xinhua Photos of the Day (Sept. 27)

Rescuers cut the wreckage of the crashed An-26 military aircraft into parts in Chuguev, Kharkiv region, Ukraine, Sept. 26, 2020. ...


No. 10 Texas AM escapes with tight win over Vanderbilt

No. 10 Texas AM was sluggish much of the night, but did just enough to knock off Vanderbilt, 17-12 at ...


Latest COVID-19 watch: Global COVID-19 deaths surpassed 990,000

Pedestrians walk past the New York Stock Exchange in New York, the United States, Sept. 25, 2020. (Photo by Michael ...


UK records another 6,042 coronavirus cases

Photo taken on Sept. 24, 2020 shows the NHS COVID-19 app displayed on a phone outside Westminster tube station in ...


The need for masks: The battle against Covid-19 is far from won

As much as the health response to the Covid-19 pandemic has seen feverish preparations of hospitals and the marshalling of ...


London Lockdown Protesters Urged to Follow COVID Rules

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Protesters taking part in an anti-lockdown demonstration in London have been urged to abide by coronavirus restrictions ...


Xinhua world news summary at 0030 GMT, Sept. 28

RIYADH -- The 2020 G20 Leaders' Summit will be held virtually on Nov. 21 to 22, chaired by Saudi King ...


London's Big Ben to re-appear after three years hidden from view

LONDON, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- London's world-famous Big Ben clock tower is about to become visible for the first time ...


UK Editorials

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Editorial- All waiting on some sunny day

Editorial: All waiting on some sunny day - The Tribune - The Tribune Ironton Tribune ...

Editorial- Investors wake up to the appeal of gold - The Northern Miner

Editorial: Investors wake up to the appeal of gold The Northern Miner ...

Cartel bolsters editorial roster with trio of signings - shots

Cartel bolsters editorial roster with trio of signings - shots Shots ...

Editorial- Trump grapples with British invasion of reality

Editorial: Trump grapples with British invasion of reality San Francisco Chronicle ...

Editorial- Trump's brazen emoluments violations merit House censure

Editorial: Trump's brazen emoluments violations merit House censure STLtoday.com ...

Where the relief and stimulus package falls short

Where the relief and stimulus package falls short Hindustan Times ...

International

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Trump wants Biden to be tested for drugs prior to debate

WASHINGTON, DC, September 28 (ANI): U.S. President Donald Trump has once again suggested that he and Democratic presidential nominee Joe ...

Indian prime minister laments India's role at United Nation

New York/New Delhi [US/India], September 26 (ANI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday called for the reforms "in the responses, ...

Saturday is International Day for Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons

NEW YORK, New York - On the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons marked on Saturday, the ...

Twenty young air forces cadets on board doomed Ukraine plane

KIEV, Ukraine - Twenty-six people, mostly air force cadets have been killed in a military transport plane crash in northeastern ...

Shocking list of crimes related to recent protests revealed

WASHINGTON, DC - More than 300 demonstrators across the United States are facing charges related to the various protests that ...

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Asian stocks mixed Monday, British pound edges up

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Japan and Hong Kong rose strongly on Monday, while in China and Australia stock ...


Investors in BMW corporate bonds misled by company, says SEC

WASHINGTON, DC - German automaker BMW has agreed to pay $18 million to settle claims it misled and deceived investors ...


EU greenhouse gas ambitions realistic and achievable

BRUSSELS, Belgium - Last week, the President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen made an ambitious proposal. By ...


China's domestic and international air cargo transport sectors recover

BEIJING, China, Sept. 26 (Xinhua) -- China's air cargo transport has maintained gradual recovery momentum with cargo volume in August ...


Boeing caps big week with $2.24 billion small diameter bombs contract

CHICAGO, Illinois - Boeing is to provide small diameter bombs for sale to Australia, Belgium, Israel, Japan, South Korea, the ...


The reality of recovery for SA's devastated hospitality industry

Before the pandemic, the hospitality industry in South Africa was secure. A recent survey of 7,000 guesthouses, B&Bs, hotels, and ...


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 ...