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Like 'Little Women,' books by Zitkala-Ša and Taha Hussein are classics

I'm a scholar of literature who spends a lot of time thinking about why certain stories continue to be revisited, ...


6 Killed in New Jersey Gunbattle, Including Police Officer

JERSEY CITY, N.J. - Six people, including a police officer and three bystanders, were killed in a furious gunbattle Tuesday ...


Pete Frates, ALS Ice Bucket Challenge inspiration, dies at 34

Georgia [United States], Dec 10 (ANI): Former college baseball player Pete Frates, who popularised the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Ice ...


Agencies to Share Data After Illness Linked to Pot Retailers NBC Boston

Agencies to Share Data After Illness Linked to Pot Retailers NBC10 Boston ...


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Dollar shatters while Wall Street edges higher after Fed decision

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stock indices closed modestly higher on Wednesday after the U.S. Federal Reserve at it's ...

Equity indices tick up on global cues, metal and pharma stocks gain

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Dec 12 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices edged higher during early hours on Thursday with metal and pharma ...

Not worried over slow GDP growth: Pranab Mukherjee

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Dec 12 (ANI): Former President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday said that he is not worried over ...

Taste share price falls on poor earnings forecast

Taste Holdings' share price fell on Wednesday after it announced it expects to make losses for the half-year ended August ...

On brink of 'man-made' starvation, Zimbabweans struggling to cope

Bulawayo, Zimbabwe - Every morning, just before the daily power cut kicks in, Juliet Gumbo enters her kitchen to start ...

Inside the boxful of Georgians dreams

Once upon a time, the richest man in Georgia collected people's dreams.At a May 2012 campaign rally of the then-opposition ...

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2 Australian boys die in hospital after volcano disaster

SYDNEY, Australia - Two Australian schoolboys severely injured in the White Island volcano eruption in New Zealand on Monday have ...

Trump orders Jewish people to have ethnic categorization

WASHINGTON, DC - An executive order issued by President Donald Trump interpreting members of the Jewish religion as part of ...

Britain braces for third election in 4 years

LONDON, UK - With a day to go before Britons head to the polls to vote in their third general ...

Peace, justice and good will an elusive dream for Palestinians

Peace, Good Will and Joy on Earth at Christmas! But what does that mean for Palestine and Palestinians? Every year, ...

Democrats formally charge Trump with abuse of office

WASHINGTON - Leading House Democrats unveiled two articles of impeachment against U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday, accusing him of ...

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Mockery in politics: how diplomatic insults have been flying for centuries

At the 2019 NATO summit in London, the Canadian prime minister, Justin Trudeau, had the misfortune to be caught on ...


Like 'Little Women,' books by Zitkala-Ša and Taha Hussein are classics

I'm a scholar of literature who spends a lot of time thinking about why certain stories continue to be revisited, ...


Democratic Presidential Field Falls Flat with Black Students

At South Carolina State University, a historically black public institution of higher learning, some students shuttle between campus buildings, while ...


Pete Frates, ALS Ice Bucket Challenge inspiration, dies at 34

Georgia [United States], Dec 10 (ANI): Former college baseball player Pete Frates, who popularised the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Ice ...


Babysitter accused of driving drunk with 3-year-old in car Lowell Sun

Baby-sitter accused of driving drunk with 3-year-old in car Lowell Sun ...


Doug Pederson reveals his plan for Boston Scott Philadelphia

Doug Pederson reveals his plan for Boston Scott NBC Sports - Misc. ...


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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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