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Jack Leach joins list of stars in specs

Leeds - Jack Leach came in as last man and played the perfect supporting role to Ben Stokes' match-winning pyrotechnics ...

Sudan PM Seeks End toCountry's Pariah Status

KHARTOUM, SUDAN - Sudan's new prime minister says in an interview that ending his country's international pariah status and drastically ...

Week ahead: Trade war back with a vengeance after Jackson Hole

The escalating trade war means investors won't have long to chew over the outcome of weekend meetings of central bankers ...

Ben Stokes heroics: How Twitter saw it

Leeds - How Twitter reacted to Ben Stokes's heroics in the third Ashes Test and England's nail-biting one-wicket victory over ...

Brazil's army fights Amazon fires after hundreds more flare up

Brazil on Sunday deployed two C-130 Hercules aircraft to douse fires devouring parts of the Amazon rainforest, as hundreds of ...

Australia to Join Strait of Hormuz Tanker Protection Mission

SYDNEY - Australia will send a warship and surveillance aircraft to the Persian Gulf to join an international effort to ...

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7 dead after plane and helicopter collide on Spanish island

MALLORCA, Spain - A mid-air collision between a helicopter and a small plane on a tourist resort island in Spain ...

G7 to have emergency session on fires in Amazon

BRASILIA, Brazil - Under increasing international pressure to contain the record numbers of fires in the Amazon, Brazilian President Jair ...

African children forced from school by conflict

A surge in "deliberate" attacks against students, teachers and schools in West and Central Africa has led to a tripling ...

After 34 years, Rotary and partners to nail global polio-eradication

BRAZZAVILLE, Republic of Congo - What started out as an extraordinary ambition for a global service group 34 years ago, ...

Disaster risk reduction a must for nations in Asia Pacific, says ESCAP

Changing patterns and worsening impacts of natural disasters in Asia and the Pacific, coupled with environmental degradation and climate change, ...

U.S. law enforcement nail man who pretended to be federal agent

CINCINNATI, Ohio - When Shane Ryan Hammond burst into an Ohio home in 2017 to apprehend a suspected bail jumper, ...

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Funny Games (1997) [Blu-Ray]
Funny Games (1997)