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No. 5 Virginia faces first test after finals week at South Carolina

After a 10-day hiatus to complete exams before winter break, No. 5 Virginia returns to action Wednesday night to meet ...


George Lucas' Film Empire Tops Forbes List of Richest US Celebrities

NEW YORK Filmmaker George Lucas' Star Wars empire the movie franchise, not Darth Vader's fictional galactic government planted him firmly ...


Panthers Rivera not ready to shut down Newton

Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera doesn't plan on shutting down quarterback Cam Newton for the final two games of the ...


Panthers Rivera not ready to shut down Newton yet

Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera doesn't plan on shutting down quarterback Cam Newton for the final two games of the ...


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New York AG seeks to bar Trump from serving on boards of charities

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. President Donald Trump has agreed to shut down his controversial charitable foundation, amidst allegations of ...

Seventeen-year old conflict in Afghanistan could be ending

NEW YORK, New York - The 17-year old conflict in Afghanistan could at last be approaching an end, according to ...

Trump weighs in on Flynn sentencing

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump wished good luck to his former national security adviser Michael Flynn on Tuesday, ...

Over 60 Al Shabaab militants killed in U.S. airstrikes in Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia - The U.S. Military broke its previous record of the number of airstrikes conducted in Somalia targeting the ...

Bomb explodes outside Greek media office, wrecking major damage

ATHENS, Greece - In an incident that has been denounced across Greece as an "attack on democracy," a powerful bomb ...

UN migration pact sparks massive protest, clashes in Brussels

BRUSSELS, Belgium - Days after more than 150 countries, including Belgium backed a United Nations Migration pact, the Belgian capital ...

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Over 60 Al Shabaab militants killed in U.S. airstrikes in Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia - The U.S. Military broke its previous record of the number of airstrikes conducted in Somalia targeting the ...

North Korea threatens to block denuclearization over U.S. sanctions

PYONGYANG, North Korea - Months after touting a historic breakthrough in peace talks with North Korea, the U.S. President Donald ...

No. 13 Virginia Tech tries to avoid mid-December rut vs. North Carolina AT

Mid-December basketball, in the middle of final exams and just before the Christmas rush, can be filled with distractions. Playing ...

Good boy! Service dog gets honorary diploma

Whenever Brittany Hawley went to class, her loyal service dog Griffin was there. If she needed her cell phone, Griffin ...

North Carolina State braces for No. 7 Auburn

RALEIGH, N.C. -- North Carolina State mostly cruised through the early home games on its schedule and now No. 7 ...

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British Airways set to resume flights to Pakistan next year

LONDON, U.K. - Ten years after halting flights to Pakistan over an attack, which was one of the most high-profile ...


Malaysia files damaging criminal charges against Goldman Sachs

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - The Malaysian government filed criminal charges against Goldman Sachs, blaming the U.S. investment bank of making ...


Wall Street finishes day on high note

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks bounced Tuesday after relentless losses over the previous two trading days. Many of ...


1MDB from Malaysia files criminal charges against Goldman Sachs

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - Malaysia has just filed a criminal case against Goldman Sachs for alleged money laundering and corruption ...


Chinese Firm partners with Nicox to develop glaucoma drug

VALBONNE, France - On Monday, Chinese firm Ocumension Technologies and French-based company Nicox confirmed A partnership in creating a new type ...


Pokemon Go maker's latest round of funding takes its value higher

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - After investors pumped in more funds into the U.S. gaming startup Niantic last year, the developer behind ...


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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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