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Picasso painting 'Woman Sitting Near a Window' brings in $103 million

NEW YORK CITY, New York: A Picasso oil painting expecting to take in $55 million sold for $103.4 million at ...

While adults' face masks come off, school students to keep masks on

WASHINGTON D.C.: While the vaccinated public is being allowed to remove its face masks as the Covid pandemic lessens, the ...

770 barges backed up on Mississippi River due to damaged bridge

MEMPHIS, Tennessee: Some 770 barges on the lower Mississippi River have backed up due to a damaged bridge near Memphis, ...

As Covid crisis lessens, face masks no longer needed at federal parks

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced this week that hundreds of millions of visitors to ...

Palestinians bearing brunt of hostilities, Israel gets foreign backing

GAZA, Palestinian territories - The death toll in Gaza and Israel since hostilities surged on Monday of last week, has ...

Irish health department hit with ransomware attack

DUBLIN, May 16 (Xinhua) -- Ireland's Department of Health has been under a ransomware attack similar to that recently launched ...

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Coca-Cola Energy leaving U.S. market after 1 year

ATLANTA, Georgia: Soda giant Coca-Cola has decided to pull its energy drink off market shelves in North America, just over ...

U.S. stocks fail to make headway, major indices close lower

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks slipped on Tuesday, with the downward trend accelerating towards the close.In the end, ...

Taiwan's TSMC considers building European, American chip production

TAIPEI, Taiwan: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) is weighing an investment of several billion dollars into a state-of-the-art chip manufacturing ...

Asian stocks advance as U.S. dollar gets crushed

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks on Asian markets roared ahead on Tuesday, with the region seeing across-the-board gains.The moves came ...

Greek mainland, islands reopen to tourists following Covid shutdown

ATHENS, Greece: After being locked down during the Coronavirus pandemic, Greece has again opened its borders to tourism.Greece has also ...

Taiwan warns international money not safe in Hong Kong

TAIPEI, Taiwan: Taiwan said on May 15 that Hong Kong's freezing the assets of jailed media tycoon Jimmy Lai was ...