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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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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 ...

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 ...