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Twist in Chris Mooney murder, suspect struck and killed by car after fleeing scene

CO MONAGHAN, Ireland - Gardai are continuing to seek public assistance in relation to the violent death of a man ...


Irish unemployment at 4.4 percent, a 20-year low

DUBLIN, Ireland: Ireland's unemployment rate fell to 4.4 percent in November, which was the lowest rate on record in 20 ...


William, Kate plan US trip in bid to tamp down royal controversies

LONDON, England: Prince William and his wife Kate, the new Prince and Princess of Wales, will travel to the U.S. ...


Rathkeale fears Christmas chaos as crime family arrives, garda find weapons

RATHKEALE, Ireland - After weapons were captured, a Garda was seriously hurt in a ramming, a local politician was threatened, ...


Pimps targeted in widespread operations across Ireland

DUBLIN, Ireland - Forty-six people were identified last week as engaging in prostitution, gardai revealed on Wednesday.Intelligence-led operations were carried ...


Betting odds slashed for snow in Ireland on Christmas day

DUBLIN, Ireland: Punters, the local term for those who place bets on sports, elections, and anything that can be wagered ...


Rolls-Royce and easyJet upbeat about hydrogen-powered jet engine

LONDON, England: In a world aviation first, British company Rolls-Royce has announced that it has successfully tested a hydrogen-powered aircraft ...


Ireland to collect deposits on beverage bottles beginning in February

DUBLIN, Ireland: Details have been released by the government for a new deposit to be paid when purchasing drinks in ...


Qatar vows to retaliate after London transport bans advertising

LONDON, England: The Financial Times has reported that after London's transport authority banned Qatar's tourism advertisements this week on the ...


Developing winning habit is most important: New York Strikers' skipper Kieron Pollard

Abu Dhabi [UAE], December 3 (ANI): One of the legends of white-ball cricket, Kieron Pollard has been a pillar of ...


India assumes December presidency of UN Security Council: What all to anticipate?

New Delhi [India], December 3 (ANI): India's December Presidency of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) comes at a time ...


International

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China will have 1,500 nuclear warheads by 2035, Pentagon warns

WASHINGTON, D.C.: According to a Pentagon report, if China continues with its current nuclear buildup pace, it could have a ...

China seeks to dominate space, warns US general

SYDNEY, Australia: Lt. General Nina Armagno of the U.S. Space Force has said that rapid advancements in China's military capabilities ...

William, Kate plan US trip in bid to tamp down royal controversies

LONDON, England: Prince William and his wife Kate, the new Prince and Princess of Wales, will travel to the U.S. ...

Citing lessening risks, Australia lowers threat levels

SYDNEY, Australia: For the first time in eight years, Australia lowered its terrorism threat level from "probable" to "possible," due ...

Some protest plan to thin New Jersey forest to protect from fire

TRENTON, New Jersey: As part of a project to prevent major wildfires in a federally protected New Jersey forest, up ...

Failed negotiations results in 1 day rail strike in Austria

VIENNA, Austria: During a 24-hour strike by Austrian rail workers held this week over issues related to pay, rail traffic ...

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Amtrak reports jump in riders, increased spending on infrastructure

WASHINGTON D.C.: According to U.S. rail company Amtrak, its ridership has nearly returned to pre-COVID-19 levels, rising by more than ...

Survey: Japanese manufacturing contracts for first time in 2 years

TOKYO, Japan: The results of a survey released this week showed that Japan's manufacturing activity contracted for the first time ...

CNN informs employees that layoffs are underway

ATLANTA, Georgia: As companies look to rein in costs and trim their headcount to brace for an economic slowdown, CNN's ...

US single-family home prices fall in September

CHICAGO, Illinois: Amidst higher mortgage rates, which are curbing demand, several surveys showed that U.S. single-family home prices slowed again ...

U.S. stock markets take a back seat, Nasdaq Composite retreats 21 points

NEW YORK, New - U.S. stocks were little changed at the close Friday after a volatile week.A labor report released ...

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Failed negotiations results in 1 day rail strike in Austria

VIENNA, Austria: During a 24-hour strike by Austrian rail workers held this week over issues related to pay, rail traffic ...


Sweden begins trial of two citizens charged with spying for Russia

STOCKHOLM, Sweden: Two Iranian-born Swedish brothers were put on trial this week after being charged with spying for Russia and ...


Italy to raise billions with windfall tax on energy companies

ROME, Italy: A draft of the government's 2023 budget seen by Reuters indicates that Italy plans to charge energy companies ...


Ireland to collect deposits on beverage bottles beginning in February

DUBLIN, Ireland: Details have been released by the government for a new deposit to be paid when purchasing drinks in ...


Germany hopes to encourage foreign residents to become citizens

BERLIN, Germany: In an effort criticized by the conservative opposition, Germany's socially liberal government is moving ahead with plans to ...


China scoops up cheap Russian oil Bloomberg

Refiners have reportedly increased purchases as latest EU sanctions are about to kick inChina's oil refiners have started to snap ...


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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 ...