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Daniel J. GraeberSTAVANGER, Norway, Aug. 29 (UPI) -- The cost to develop the giant Johan Sverdrup oil field offshore Norway has improved so that it will be competitive at lower oil prices, the operato
Daniel J. GraeberBEIJING, Aug. 29 (UPI) -- China's Sinopec, one of the largest companies of its kind, said weak global economic recovery was in part behind its 13 percent decline in operating profit.
Daniel J. GraeberMANILA, Aug. 29 (UPI) -- A $240 million loan will help Kazakhstan, home to one of the world's largest oil fields, connect better with neighboring trade routes, a lender said.
Daniel J. GraeberTEHRAN, Aug. 29 (UPI) -- Iran is one of the major oil producers whose economy has been least damaged by the decline in crude oil prices, the country's finance minister said.
Azerbaijan’s national air cargo carrier Silk Way Airlines received another new Boeing 747-8F aircraft.
Low cost carrier Jambojet has partnered with Global Onboard Partnership to offer onboard advertising a move that will generate ancillary revenue for the airline.
Low cost carrier Jambojet has partnered with Global Onboard Partnership to offer onboard advertising a move that will generate ancillary revenue for the airline.
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The singer-songwriter was Mexico's top-selling artist.             
It was about time the 'Toothbrush' video star wore only enough fabric to pass through security.             
ROME (Reuters) - The basilica of Saint Benedict in the medieval town of Norcia swayed but held up last week when a 6.2 magnitude earthquake rocked mountainous central Italy.
A needle and thread probably won’t do the trick.
Poking fun at celebrities is a grand tradition during award shows, yet superstar Swift — the source of much controversy this summer — was barely mentioned.
It might have roots in 4chan lulz culture, but no one's laughing anymore.
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It’s Michael Jackson’s birthday. He would have been 51 years old on Monday. The world lost a true icon when Jackson passed away on June 25, 2009, but his legacy lives on through his music and league
Doctors at the University of California at Los Angeles may have discovered a much safer way to bring people out of comas: ultrasounds.
Jennifer Garner was seen fighting back tears as she met her estranged husband Ben Affleck on Sunday, the Daily Mail reported. The actress was reportedly pictured "wiping her tears" as she walked with
EXO's Kai and f(x) member's Krystal's relationship has been under scrutiny since their dating news came out in March.
New rules governing the operation of drones, or unmanned aerial systems (UAS) as they are formally called, in United States airspace came into effect Monday. Called Small UAS Rule (Part 107), they we
Gao Chengyong, a 52-year-old Chinese man whose alleged crimes earned him the nickname of “China’s Jack the Ripper,” has been arrested, local media reported Monday. Gao is accused of raping and killin
It looks like a new trend is catching on amongst stars. Several celebrities, including Grammy award winner Alicia Keys, are ditching layers of concealers, foundation, kohl-lined eyes and blush for a
Latest Health
A woman in Maryland contracted the Zika virus in a possibly unprecedented way: She apparently got it from a male sex partner who showed no symptoms of infection, according to a federal report. The mos
Studies suggest that the benefits of short-term treatment to control menopausal symptoms outweigh the risks — as long as it is started at or near menopause.
Many of the things we’re told to do for our dental health aren’t supported by systematic reviews.
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's Parliament has proposed increasing tax benefits for companies that cut pollution by more than the national standard, state media Xinhua reported on Monday, the latest effor
Some of the biggest names in fashion, hair and make-up have come together to create styling advice for women recovering from treatment-related hair loss.
(Reuters) - Mylan NV said on Monday it would launch the first generic to its allergy auto-injector EpiPen at a discount of more than 50 percent to the branded product's list price.
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It was a dark and stormy night when I arrived at Nottoway Plantation, eager to get to my room, unaware of the ghosts. Western Louisiana was flooding. Roads were washed out, hotels in short supply.
For companies that want to use small drones, a new era began Monday. That's when rules kicked in that free them from having to request special permission from the federal government for any commer
Campaign 2016 updates: Trump's immigration plan starts to look status quo Aug. 29, 2016, 4:47 a.m. Donald Trump tried to again double down on his hard line immigration plan over the weekend, but t
Campaign 2016 updates: Trump's immigration plan starts to look status quo Aug. 29, 2016, 4:47 a.m. Donald Trump tried to again double down on his hard line immigration plan over the weekend, but t
Campaign 2016 updates: Trump's immigration plan starts to look status quo Aug. 29, 2016, 4:47 a.m. Donald Trump tried to again double down on his hard line immigration plan over the weekend, but t
Even after readers donated more than $45,000 to Gaspar Marcos, the immigrant teenager still jumps on the 720 bus to his after-school job in Westwood. Though his future looks a bit brighter, little
If current voting and registration trends persist in Orange County, the longtime Republican stronghold will support its first Democrat for president since Franklin D. Roosevelt. A victory for Hill
Latest Sport
The second "Spartakiada" project wrapped up at the Sabirabad Olympic Sports Complex.
Should City be without Aguero for the derby game, there is considerable consolation in the fact that they will have three big pre-season signings -- Leroy Sane, Ilkay Gundogan and goalkeeper Claudio
India' efforts with the ball were wasted as the match was abandoned due to rain.
The coaching will be conducted by reputed shuttler Sachin Kumar Rana, one of the five coaches appointed under National coach Pullela Gopichand.
Speaking to ANI about the occasion, Vijay Goel called PV Sindhu and Sakshi Malik 'Rio Olympics Gold Medallists'.
Madrid, Aug 29: La Liga giants Real Madrid and FC Barcelona picked up comfortable victories as the game week 2 of La Liga concluded yesterday (August 28). Real Madrid defeated Celta Vigo 2-1 thanks to
New Delhi, Aug 29: BJP MP Udit Raj on Monday clarified that he did not advocate beef consumption when he quoted Usain Bolt's coach as advising the Jamaican sprinter to eat beef.The MP said he did not
Bilbao, Aug 29: Ivan Rakitic knocked in a decisive header in the first half of Barcelona's 1-0 victory against Athletic Bilbao. [La Liga Game week 2: Roundup]Twenty minutes into play, it was Arda Tura
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It is just not fair that in this country an Independent cannot debate a Republican or Democrat and why does the news media not care about other choices? Summary:Joseph Maldo
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LAS VEGAS, NV--(August 25, 2016) - StreamNet Inc. has added The Legends of Classic Soul Live Concerts to StreamNet’s, Motown Sound Concert Channel lineup. We are
"We live and work in a digital world," says Jay Gubert, Vice-President of VirtualTone. "Many companies run their business from mobile devices. Social networks, cloud-based applications,
I speak for the people as a working person that knows the struggles of what a person goes through in this country to just make ends meat. Summary:Tiger Trainer Joseph Maldon
Leadsbyseo has launched top professional SEO reseller services. The top SEO reseller in Noida, in a corporate press statement has declared that it has introduced an elite pa
Grade & Auction Your Cards & Collectibles with Small Traditions & Don't Spend a Single Penny Out-of-Pocket Summary:Denver-Based Auction Firm Presents 100 High-End Lots In It
LAS VEGAS, NV--(August 17, 2016) -  StreamNet Inc. signs agreement to acquire master tapes to 44 Movie and Film Companies. The deal is expected to close in the next 60
"Companies should not have to waste important resources like time and money searching for a communication system that only meets a portion of their business needs," Jay Gubert, Vice-Pre
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'All our apparitions are friendly,' he said. A skeptical reporter's Louisiana ghost story

It was a dark and stormy night when I arrived at Nottoway Plantation, eager to get to my room, unaware of the ghosts. Western Louisiana was flooding. Roads were washed out, hotels in short supply.
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New rules on small drones kick in today: What you need to know

For companies that want to use small drones, a new era began Monday. That's when rules kicked in that free them from having to request special permission from the federal government for any commer
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In one Texas congressional race, there's a third candidate - and his name is Trump

Campaign 2016 updates: Trump's immigration plan starts to look status quo Aug. 29, 2016, 4:47 a.m. Donald Trump tried to again double down on his hard line immigration plan over the weekend, but t
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Campaign 2016 updates: Trump's immigration plan starts to look status quo

Campaign 2016 updates: Trump's immigration plan starts to look status quo Aug. 29, 2016, 4:47 a.m. Donald Trump tried to again double down on his hard line immigration plan over the weekend, but t
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Obama's former campaign strategist calls Donald Trump a 'psychopath'

Campaign 2016 updates: Trump's immigration plan starts to look status quo Aug. 29, 2016, 4:47 a.m. Donald Trump tried to again double down on his hard line immigration plan over the weekend, but t
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L.A. immigrant teen still takes bus after thousands in donations

Even after readers donated more than $45,000 to Gaspar Marcos, the immigrant teenager still jumps on the 720 bus to his after-school job in Westwood. Though his future looks a bit brighter, little
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Orange County is turning blue: Decades of support for anti-Latino policies have handed the GOP stronghold to Democrats

If current voting and registration trends persist in Orange County, the longtime Republican stronghold will support its first Democrat for president since Franklin D. Roosevelt. A victory for Hill
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Disability rights and reproductive rights don't have to be in conflict

Earlier this month, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio stated that women infected with the Zika virus, which can cause congenital disabilities such as microcephaly, should not be permitted to have legal abo
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Overtime for farmworkers, a ban on elephant bullhooks and other bills that should become law in California

It’s make or break time for proposed new state laws as the Legislature rushes to finish its latest two-year session and adjourn until December. To have a chance of becoming law, bills must be appr
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Here's why Mallorca is a corker for walkers

Mallorca is known for glamorous bar weekends in Palma and not-so glamorous fly-and-flop package deals in Magaluf. It deserves to be more appreciated for hiking trails.
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The quirkiest churches in the world that you can visit

Some churches around the world are popular with worshippers and tourists alike. For example, the Church of Hallgrimur in Reykjavik offers some of the best views of the Icelandic city.
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On the Ground: For a Perfect Catch in Seattle, Fishmongers Go for the Halibut

At Pike Place Market, fresh fish may fly 20 feet or more before they drop into the waiting hands of a fishmonger.
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‘Believeland’ corn mazes celebrate Cleveland Cavaliers

BRUNSWICK, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio farm is honoring the Cleveland Cavaliers with corn mazes designed in the shape of their championship trophy, LeBron James’ head and the words “Homegrown Her
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Burning Man gets mixed reaction in nearby small Nevada town

GERLACH, Nev. - The start of Burning Man this week means a mix of excitement and bitterness to the tiny town of Gerlach. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2ckd1V1) that the 120 resi
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Trail-running tips, where and when to see the best of Yosemite, and exploring Salinas de San Pedro Salt Marsh

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REI experts will discuss trail-running techniques and training as well as favorite places to run trails in Southern California.

When, where: 7 p.m. Tuesday

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Ask the Captain: Are solar and biofuel jets coming soon?

The flight of the Solar Impulse 2 is a great step forward in alternative energy.             
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Dozens arrested, hurt at London’s Notting Hill Carnival

LONDON (AP) — London’s Notting Hill Carnival has gotten off to its typically raucous and trouble-prone start with dozens of arrests and scores of injuries. Sunday’s beginning to the two-d
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Scientists exit Hawaii dome after yearlong Mars simulation

HILO, Hawaii (AP) — Six scientists have completed a yearlong Mars simulation in Hawaii, where they lived in a dome in near isolation. For the past year, the group has lived in the dome on a Mauna Loa
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