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DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Deputies at the Broward Sheriff’s Office in Fort Lauderdale, United States are searching for suspects in relation to the murder of Jamaican-American rapper-singer XXXTentacion who was pronounced dead...

WASHINGTON (AP) — US President Donald Trump has directed the U.S. Trade Representative to prepare new tariffs on $200 billion on Chinese imports as the two nations move closer to a potential trade war. The tariffs, which Trump wants set at 10...

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) A conservative legislator in Russia says he wants to ban ”mockery” of the national soccer team because the players are "fighting for the honour of our country". Vitaly Milonov told The Associated...

Greece and Macedonia have signed a deal that aims to settle a decades-long dispute over Macedonia's name.Under the agreement, the BBC said Greece's neighbour will be known as North Macedonia.Greek PM Alexis Tsipras said it was "a brave, historic and...

At least 20 people, including a 13-year-old boy, were injured in a gun attack at an all-night arts festival in Trenton, in the US state of New Jersey.According to the BBC, police say at least two men opened fire at around 03:00 local time (07:00 GMT...

Two suicide bombers have attacked a town in north-eastern Nigeria only hours after the country's army chief urged displaced residents to return home because it was safe.The BBC said blasts hit the town of Damboa in Borno state yesterday evening and...

UNITED STATES NEW YORK (AP): American Airlines has agreed to pay US$45 million to settle a lawsuit that says it and other major United States airlines colluded to drive up the price of airfares.In settling the case, American denied any wrongdoing....

CAIRO (AP):Egypt announced yesterday steep increases in fuel and cooking gas prices as part of the country's economic reforms and austerity measures designed to overhaul the ailing economy.The new prices, up to 50 per cent increases in some cases,...

MOSCOW (AP):Eight people, including two from Mexico, were injured yesterday when a taxi crashed into pedestrians on a sidewalk near Red Square in Moscow.Russian police said the driver in the crash has been detained. Preliminary information indicated...

DERBY, England (AP) — A signed pair of running shoes worn by eight-time Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt has been stolen from an address in Linton, Derbyshire. The white, blue and red spikes were used by the Jamaican great in a 100 meters...
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