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National Ploughing Championships 2019 to get underway Tuesday

CO CARLOW, Ireland - Those making the journey to the National Ploughing Championships in the next few days need to ...


Search initiated for 67-year old woman missing from North Strand area

DUBLIN, Ireland - The family of a 67-year old Dublin woman are concerned for her wellbeing and have called on ...


Human rights concerns over plans for no-deal Brexit

LONDON, UK - The UK government has been forced by Parliament to make public its contingency plans in the event ...


Three men arrested in intelligence-led operation in Dublin

DUBLIN, Ireland - Three men have been arrested after gardai stopped two vehicles in the Artane area of Dublin on ...


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U.S. says Iran to blame for disrupting global oil supply

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has blamed Iran for Saturday's attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil infrastructure ...

Kremlin calls for de-escalation of tensions in Gulf

MOSCOW, Russia - A spokesman for the Kremlin has cautioned the international community against jumping to conclusions on who may ...

OIC summit condemns Israeli settlements 'colonial' policies

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia - The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has called on the international community, especially the UN, to ...

US Imposes Sanctions on North Korean Hacking Groups

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Treasury on Friday announced sanctions on three North Korean hacking groups it said were involved ...

UN-Secretary-General in Bahamas: "I've never seen anything like this"

GRAND BAHAMA, The Bahamas - The UN chief saw for himself the deadly power of Hurricane Dorian on the shattered ...

Hamza bin Laden was killed in Afghanistan/Pakistan region

WASHINGTON, DC - The White House has confirmed the death of Hamza bin Laden, the son of Osama bin Laden.Despite ...

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US Farmers Hope for US-China Trade Deal as Pork, Soybean Tariffs Ease

ELKHART, IND. - Thomas Titus handles all the challenges of running his sprawling Elkhart, Illinois, farm, but lately, he isn't ...

Traders tread warily on Wall St as oil jumps

NEW YORK, New York - Soaring oil prices undermined stocks trading on Wall Street on Monday, but losses in the ...

Lockheed to concentrate hypersonic programs in northern Alabama

COURTLAND, Alabama - Lockheed Martin is to build a new plant for the assembly, integration and testing of hypersonics programs ...

Bankruptcy court to oversee restructure of Purdue Pharma

STAMFORD, Connecticut - Purdue Pharma has announced it has reached an agreement in principle on a framework for settling the ...

Nikkei 225 moves higher, Asian markets elsewhere flat

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Japan rose on Monday, while in China and Australia the equity markets were flat.Oil prices ...

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Emerald Contact Centre to expand Irish workforce to 340

WATERFORD, Ireland - Emerald Contact Centre, the customer care and sales support provider for a range of global financial, health ...


Envoy: Venezuela's Guaido Considers Attending UN General Assembly

WASHINGTON - Venezuela's opposition leader Juan Guaido is considering attending the United Nations General Assembly in New York this month ...


Greece Seeks Europe's OK to Repay Part of IMF Loans Early

ATHENS - Greece has asked its European creditors to approve the early repayment of part of its bailout loans from ...


Italian Police Arrest Three Accused of Torturing Migrants in Libya

Italian police arrested three men Monday accused of torturing and extorting money from migrants in a Libyan detention center.Prosecutors in ...


France's Foreign Minister Pledges Support for 'New Sudan'

KHARTOUM - France's foreign minister announced 60 million euros in aid for Sudan's transitional authorities during a visit to Khartoum ...


Trump: Wed Certainly Like to Avoid War With Iran

WHITE HOUSE - U.S. President Donald Trump says it looks like Iran is responsible for attacks on oil facilities in ...


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