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Asian stock markets broadly hgiher, the Nikkei 225 however dips

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks were mainly higher in Asia on Wednesday, although in Japan they dipped marginally.China's Shanghai Composite gained ...

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 ...

Mexico transformed? Challenges, changes after a year of leftist government

A year ago, the first leftist president in Mexico's modern history took office.The victory of Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, commonly ...

Private sector in the NHS - growing but unlikely to take over

The Labour Party has tried throughout the general election campaign to steer attention towards the NHS. Polls show that Labour ...

USMCA: The 3 most important changes in the new NAFTA and why they matter

President Donald Trump and Democratic leaders agreed on a deal to pass a new trade agreement between the U.S., Mexico ...

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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 ...

Puppeteer Behind 'Big Bird' Dies at 85

You didn't know his name, but you certainly knew his voice and alter ego.Caroll Spinney, the puppeteer who played Big ...

Doug Pederson reveals his plan for Boston Scott Philadelphia

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