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Tokyo's Nikkei ends up 2.5% as Biden gets transition help

Tokyo's Nikkei index closed up 2.50% on Tuesday after US President Donald Trump dropped opposition to government aid for Joe ...


Stocks boosted as Biden starts White House transition

Most stock markets rose Tuesday as news that Donald Trump's team will now work with Joe Biden to begin his ...


Asia stocks boosted as Biden starts White House transition

Most Asian markets rose Tuesday as news that Donald Trump's team will now work with Joe Biden to begin his ...


New York City's first Black mayor dies aged 93 - US media

David Dinkins, New York City's first Black mayor, has died, US media reported late Monday. He was 93.The Democrat served ...


Colleges Closing Quickly as COVID-19 Cases Rise

As the Thanksgiving holiday looms, more colleges and universities in the United States continue to abruptly shut down their campuses ...


'Delhi Crime' wins International Emmy Award for Best Drama series

New York [US], November 24 (ANI): In what comes as a proud moment for India, Netflix web series 'Delhi Crime' ...


Suns bolster bench with Galloway

The Phoenix Suns agreed to terms with free agent point guard Langston Galloway on Monday, according to multiple published reports. ...


Memphis -- with Cisse -- opens against St. Mary's

Just as the season prepares to tip off, Memphis has gotten the go-ahead from the NCAA to suit up Moussa ...


Surging Nashville out to continue playoff run vs. Toronto

Red-hot Nashville SC will look to continue their postseason run when they visit Toronto FC in a first-round MLS Cup ...


Giants designate LB Ximines, S McKinney for return from IR

With six games left in the New York Giants' regular season and the team still in the playoff race, the ...


Biden Names His Diplomatic, National Security Team

WASHINGTON - U.S. President-elect Joe Biden named his top diplomatic and national security team for his incoming administration on Monday, ...


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Thankful and not so thankful s - qchron.com

Theres plenty to be thankful for this Thanksgiving, and in keeping with longstanding reverent tradition, thats what the uniquely American ...

A shelter and a sex assault s - qchron.com

Credit Councilman Eric Ulrich, for one, with calling it right about the new homeless shelter for men in Ozone Park: ...

Cheers for Cuomo on Cabrini s - qchron.com

When British officials asked the public to select a name for a new research vessel and the winner was Boaty ...

Reform property taxes s - qchron.com

City property taxes may be lower than those in the suburbs, but theyre notoriously unfair, especially to middle-class homeowners in ...

MTA mistreats Rockaway again s - qchron.com

It took a decade for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to agree to reimburse all Queens drivers for the tolls they ...

We cant lift our new restrictions until its safe to do so s - qchron.com

We all want the nightmare weve been living in to end as soon as possible, so we can be free ...

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Sharp gains on Japanese and Australian stock markets

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks mostly strengthened in the Asian trading zone on Tuesday. The biggest mover was the Japanese ...

China's double-digit export growth surprises analysts

SHANGHAI, China - China's double-digit export growth has surprised analysts, lifting hopes for a faster recovery as the COVID-19 crisis ...

Dow Jones jumps 328 points as stocks rally after early falls

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks had a volatile and skittish day on Monday but still managed to eke ...

Irish government to help small business sector cope with Brexit

DUBLIN, Ireland - The Irish government on Monday opened a new scheme to help small businesses prepare for Britain's exit ...

Brits and Canadians agree to transitional trade pact for after Brexit

OTTAWA, Canada, November 22 (ANI): Canada and the United Kingdom have reached an interim post-Brexit trade agreement, Canadian Prime Minister ...

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Trump-appointed head of VOA has authority dashed by court judgement

The chief executive overseeing the Voice of America and its sister networks has acted unconstitutionally in investigating what he claimed ...


Nicaraguan passenger truck crashes, killing 17, injuring dozens

MANAGUA, Nicaragua, November 24 (ANI): At least seventeen people died and 25 others sustained injuries in a single-vehicle road collision ...


Investigators in Xinjiang blocked by Chinese government

Investigators looking for evidence of forced labor in clothing supply chains in the northwestern Chinese region of Xinjiang on behalf ...


U.S. pulls out of international open skies treaty

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States is no longer a party to the Open Skies Treaty. The U.S, formerly left ...


France to ease restrictions between now and January

PARIS, France - Aware that the French are becoming weary of lockdown and need to have a better sense of ...


U.S. records 1 million Covid cases in past week, total now exceeds 12m

WASHINGTON, DC - The number of people to have contracted Covid-19 in the United States reached, and surpassed, 12 million ...


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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 ...

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