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Ireland winds provided 41% of nation's electricity in January

DUBLIN, Ireland: Ireland reported that wind generated 41 percent of the nation's electricity in January. Additionally, the average wholesale price ...


China, Arab countries deepen cooperation on technology

At a bar in Yinchuan, the capital of northwest China's Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, football fans are watching an exciting ...


Officials hopeful as UK new car sales rise 14 percent in January

LONDON, England: The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders has reported that new car registrations in the UK rose for ...


After computer break-in, Ireland university closes for repairs

COUNTY CORK, Ireland: Following what has been described as a "significant IT breach and telephone outage" a County Cork university ...


Half of Irish children say they spend too much time online: Survey

DUBLIN, Ireland 50% of Irish children believe they spend too much time online, and nearly a quarter have seen content ...


Mongolia could be target of future Papal visit

ROME, Italy: Pope Francis has told reporters that he hoped to travel to Mongolia in September despite his knee ailment, ...


Opening of €320 million North Runway increases number of complaints

DUBLIN, Ireland - Last year, one person was responsible for nearly 90% of all complaints about aircraft noise at Dublin ...


Ireland navy falls to four ships, reels from staff shortages

DUBLIN, Ireland: The Irish Navy has reported that it canceled 12 of 26 patrols scheduled for January, primarily due to ...


Boy, two teenagers and youth in early 20s arrested on theft charges

CO KILDARE, Ireland - Two teenage youths and another in his early 20s will appear before the Criminal Courts of ...


Galway pub matches Tuam bar for Ireland's cheapest Guinness

GALWAY, Ireland: For the second time in weeks, a Galway pub has dropped the price charged for a pint of ...


Man in possession of 700,000 euro worth of cocaine arrested in capital

DUBLIN, Ireland - A man has been arrested and cocaine with an estimated street value of approximately €700,000 has been ...


Ireland's Dublin Airport closed for 25 minutes because of drone

DUBLIN, Ireland: Dublin Airport was briefly shut down on Friday after a drone was discovered flying within its airspace.Officials diverted ...


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Rail traffic halted in Ohio after train with chemicals catches fire

EAST PALESTINE, Ohio: After a freight train carrying hazardous chemicals derailed in Ohio near the Pennsylvania state line on February ...

Thousands more bodies found following Turkish-Syrian quake

Rescue teams in Turkey and Syria continue the search for survivors of the catastrophic earthquake that hit the region on ...

US weighs ending protection of bears at Yellowstone, Glacier Park

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden administration has indicated that it could end federal protection for grizzly bears in the northern Rocky ...

Philippines hands over four more military bases to US

MANILA, Philippines: The Philippines has granted the United States four more locations to open military bases, U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd ...

While friends and foes rush to Syria's aid, U.S. refuses to help

WASHINGTON, DC - The global community has extended aid to Turkey and Syria following the devastating earthquakes that hit the ...

US Congress wants information on Russians hacking nuclear computers

WASHINGTON D.C.: US lawmakers have called on the Department of Energy to release documents detailing attempts by Russian hackers to ...

Business

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Honda sends out 'Do Not Drive' warning for 8,200 US vehicles

TORRANCE, California: Due to un-repaired Takata air bag inflators that can explode and unleash potentially deadly metal shrapnel inside vehicles, ...

U.S. tech stocks hit by 7 percent fall on Google parent, Alphabet

NEW YORK, New York - After a day of major gains, U.S. stock markets fell sharply Wednesday underscoring volatility as ...

SpaceX Starship launch in March called possibility

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida: In a tweet this weekend, Elon Musk said that SpaceX may attempt a Starship rocket system launch ...

Officials hopeful as UK new car sales rise 14 percent in January

LONDON, England: The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders has reported that new car registrations in the UK rose for ...

Big jump in sales for Foxconn as China ends Covid restrictions

TAIPEI, Taiwan: After the end of COVID-19 disruptions in China, Taiwan's Foxconn, the world's largest contract electronics maker and major ...

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Ireland winds provided 41% of nation's electricity in January

DUBLIN, Ireland: Ireland reported that wind generated 41 percent of the nation's electricity in January. Additionally, the average wholesale price ...


Death toll from deadly earthquake in Turkey and Syria continues to mount

Photo credit: Ercin Erturk / Anadolu AgencyThe death toll from Monday's massive 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Turkey and Syria has ...


Ireland navy falls to four ships, reels from staff shortages

DUBLIN, Ireland: The Irish Navy has reported that it canceled 12 of 26 patrols scheduled for January, primarily due to ...


Settlement reached in long-running Airbus, Qatar Air legal dispute

PARIS, France: Following an 18 month controversy that exposed the workings of the global jet market, Airbus and Qatar Airways ...


Czech parliament speaks repeats support for Taiwan

PRAGUE, Czech Republic: Ahead of her visit to Taipei, Marketa Pekarova Adamova, Speaker of the Czech Lower House, reiterated to ...


As stocks and bonds suffer, Norway wealth fund sees record losses

OSLO, Norway: Ending a three-year run of profits as stock and bond prices were hit by rising inflation and Russia's ...


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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 ...