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International Women's Day Interviews

To celebrate International Women's Day this year we asked several of our former interviewees about women and IR: Do you ...


American Policy towards Czechoslovakia, 19181945

This is an excerpt from Great Power Policies Towards Central Europe 19141945. Get your free copy here. Throughout the 19th ...


McDavid, Oilers to host the Kings

McDavid, Oilers to host the Kings Charlotte Observer Connor McDavid and the Edmonton Oilers face off against the Los Angeles ...


Aikey named C-USA Pitcher of the Week following Charlotte series - wkuherald.com

Aikey named C-USA Pitcher of the Week following Charlotte series College Heights Herald Junior Kelsey Aikey has been named Conference ...


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Charges against Smollett over 'orchestrated' attack dropped

CHICAGO, Illinois - In a sensational development actor Jussie Smollett has been completely cleared of any wrongdoing in an incident ...

Private equity firms under attack from UN human rights officials

UN human rights experts have condemned the 'agregious' business practices of global rpive equity and investment firms which, they say, ...

Flash flooding causing havoc in southern and western Iran

TEHRAN, Iran - At least 19 people are dead, and more than a hundred injured after flash flooding in southern ...

UN chief wants complete ban on lethal autonomous weapons systems

GENEVA, Switzerland - UN  Secretary-General António Guterres  urged artificial intelligence (AI) experts meeting in Geneva on Monday to push ahead ...

White House scrambles to catch up with president's tweets

As with other Trump impulses, such as his sudden order in December to withdraw all US troops from Syria , ...

African cyclone victims facing water, sanitation and hygiene crisis

SOUTHERN AFRICA - Efforts are continuing to reach all victims of Cyclone Idai in southern Africa where a senior relief ...

North Carolina

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Duke U to Pay $112 Million in Fake Data Scandal

RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA - Duke University will pay $112 million to settle a lawsuit that claimed the private university received ...

Review Brexit: The Uncivil War

Brexit: The Uncivil War Directed by Toby Haynes House Productions, 2019 Brexit in Fiction Brexit and fiction have a long ...

Interview Anoush Ehteshami

Professor Anoush Ehteshami is Professor of International Relations in the School of Government and International Affairs at Durham University. He ...

Wolfpack beats Harvard to advance in NIT The North State Journal

RALEIGH (AP) Braxton Beverly scored all his 10 points in the second half and forced a Harvard turnover in the ...

Fight like a fist Duke pulls out improbable victory over UCF The North State Journal

COLUMBIA, S.C. With 2:09 remaining in Sundays second-round game with UCF and possibly in Dukes season, Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski ...

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Stock market fires as euro, yen tumble

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were stronger across the board on Tuesday as bond markets stablilised after a ...


U.S. aviation authority revises space launch and re-entry licenses

WASHINGTON DC - The  Federal Aviation Administration  (FAA) on Tuesday  posted a proposed rule that would streamline federal commercial space ...


Stocks in Asia mixed, Tokyo the only main gainer

SYDNEY, Australia - It was  a muddle on Asian stock exchanges on Tuesday. Tokyo's Nikkei 225 hit it's straps, recovering ...


EU steps up preparedness for no-deal Brexit

BRUSSELS, Belgium - With UK Prime Minister Theresa May conceding a third vote in the House of Commons is increasingly ...


U.S. stocks gather dust on Monday

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street settled down on Monday as political stability returned to the capital, with the ...


Maghaberry gov. gets Butler Trust’s Prize for Outstanding Achievement

CO. ANTRIM, Northern Ireland - A Senior Governor at Maghaberry Prison has been presented with the highest award in the ...


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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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