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Department Stores Make Room for Used Fashion

NEW YORK - Out with the new and in with the old.As department stores watch their customers flock to second-hand ...


US Aims to Double Financing in Latin America to $12 Billion

WASHINGTON - The United States has created a new agency to promote development around the globe, with a particular emphasis ...


Study urges lower fluoride consumption by pregnant women

PanARMENIAN.Net - Adding fluoride to the water supply prevents tooth decay, but women who drink fluoridated water during pregnancy may ...


Bob Cousy reflects on race, making amends with Boston Celtics teammate Bill Russell

The 91-year-old Celtics legend, who will be honored Thursday with the Presidential Medal of Freedom, sat down with Jackie MacMullan ...


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Little movement in U.S. stocks, pound jumps

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks had an unremarkable day on Thursday. Solid data on the employment front provided ...

More Irish people returning home to live, than leaving the country

DUBLIN, Ireland - 'Returning to Ireland', a new online information portal for Irish emigrants seeking to move back to Ireland ...

Little movement in Asian stocks

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks were little moved in Asian trading on Thursday.The Nikkei 225 rose 9.44 points or 0.05% to ...

New European HQ for ActiveCampaign to be in Dublin

DUBLIN, Ireland - A Chicago-headquartered email marketing, sales & marketing automation, and CRM software company is to open an office ...

U.S. stocks gain, Dow jumps 241 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rose strongly on Wednesday as retailers reported positive earnings and the minutes of ...

Asian stocks directionless, Nikkei 225 loses 59 points

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks in the Asian region were flat to weaker on Wednesday.In Japan, the Nikkei 225 ...

International

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U.S. law enforcement nail man who pretended to be federal agent

CINCINNATI, Ohio - When Shane Ryan Hammond burst into an Ohio home in 2017 to apprehend a suspected bail jumper, ...

Afghanistan War claims lives of two more U.S. troops

KABUL, Afghanistan - Two U.S. soldiers have been killed in action in Afghanistan.Their deaths, confirmed by a statement from NATO, ...

Filipino students need to know about Holocaust, says Israel

PASIG CITY, Philippines - Israeli has formally requested the story of the Holocaust be added to the education curriculum in ...

Cardinal George Pell case far from over

MELBOURNE, Australia - While Cardinal George Pell's appeal has been denied, the case that has divided Australia is far from ...

Countries failing to honour funding pledges causing chaos in Yemen

SANA'A, Yemen - The United Nations is being forced to shut down a number of humanitarian programmes in Yemen. The ...

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How to have an all-renewable electric grid

The main solution to climate change is well known - stop burning fossil fuels. How to do this is more ...


MIT professor quits in protest over lab links to Epstein

The head of a research centre at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has said he will quit in protest after ...


Conservationists Sue Over Changes to Endangered Species Act

Seven environmental and animal rights groups are suing the Trump administration for its regulations that would make drastic changes to ...


Department Stores Make Room for Used Fashion

NEW YORK - Out with the new and in with the old.As department stores watch their customers flock to second-hand ...


US Aims to Double Financing in Latin America to $12 Billion

WASHINGTON - The United States has created a new agency to promote development around the globe, with a particular emphasis ...


Study urges lower fluoride consumption by pregnant women

PanARMENIAN.Net - Adding fluoride to the water supply prevents tooth decay, but women who drink fluoridated water during pregnancy may ...


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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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