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South Africa's state owned companies: a complex history that's seldom told

The problems of South Africa's state owned enterprises are in the headlines every day. Yet many have existed for over ...


Arrested Reporter Slams Conditions at US Detention Centers

MEMPHIS, TENN. - A Spanish-language reporter who was recently released from immigration custody said Wednesday that he was held for ...


Notebook- LSU fans hoping not to hear Whistler in Nashville - djournal.com

Notebook: LSU fans hoping not to hear Whistler in Nashville Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal HOOVER, Ala. Vanderbilt coach Derek Mason ...


Chris LeBlanc to perform at St. James Episcopal Church on July 17

Chris LeBlanc, a mainstay on the Louisiana music scene for over 20 years, will perform at 7 p.m. Wednesday at ...


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In Tokyo, Nikkei 225 rises by 420 points

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks soared in Asia on Friday, while the U.S. dollar rebounded from sharp falls in New York.In ...

Education the biggest growth sector in UAE job postings

DUBAI, UAE - The United Arab Emirates has registered an impressive 18 percent growth in online job postings compared to ...

U.S. stock markets close slightly higher, dollar drops sharply

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were slightly higher on Thursday with the main action on foreign exchange markets ...

China-U.S. trade tensions pose largest risk to Asian economies

MANILA, Philippines - Developing Asia will maintain strong but moderating growth this year and next, as supportive domestic demand counteracts ...

Japanese stocks fall by nearly 2% as world sell-off continues

SYDNEY, Australia - Asian stocks fell sharply on Thursday, as the global sell-off continued.In Tokyo stocks shattered with the key ...

DAB+ digital radio to go on-air and online in Canberra Friday

CANBERRA, Australia - Commercial radio will officially switch on DAB+ digital radio broadcasts in Canberra on Friday.All four commercial radio ...

Louisiana

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Observers See Ominous Turn in Political Divide Over Race, Ideology

WASHINGTON - The weather in Washington has been hot, sticky and relentless this week. So has the politics.In a period ...

South Africa's state owned companies: a complex history that's seldom told

The problems of South Africa's state owned enterprises are in the headlines every day. Yet many have existed for over ...

Arrested Reporter Slams Conditions at US Detention Centers

MEMPHIS, TENN. - A Spanish-language reporter who was recently released from immigration custody said Wednesday that he was held for ...

Iraq-US rice trade deals will be major economic boon for Louisiana agriculture

Iraq-US rice trade deals will be major economic boon for Louisiana agriculture Greater Baton Rouge Business Report Iraq's trade ministry ...

Missisippi River reopens to vessels, Port of New Orleans resumes operations after Barry - nola.com

Missisippi River reopens to vessels, Port of New Orleans resumes operations after Barry NOLA.com The U.S. Coast Guard reopened the ...

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American Manuel embraces role as swim trailblazer

Gwangju - When Simone Manuel was growing up, people laughed at her for wanting to become a swimmer, telling her ...


PingPong launches global payment service for Indian sellers

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India] July 19 (ANI/ NewsVoir): PingPong is one of the world's fastest-growing cross-border B2B payment platforms and has ...


Canada: Deal Close With EU on Fix to WTO Deadlock

OTTAWA, CANADA - Canada and the European Union are close to agreeing on a possible temporary solution to a U.S. ...


Summer reads: When you can't travel, let a book transport you

I don't understand beach reads. And I'm not the only one. There's no universal consensus about the category, though the ...


Is it safe to drink alcohol while breastfeeding?

Is it safe to drink alcohol and breastfeed? As physicians, we have always cautioned patients not to. As mothers, we ...


Using language to make the world of fossil fuels strange and ugly

They weren't getting it.I had a room full of bright first-year university students in front of me, but confusion reigned ...


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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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