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Nama has defended its performance in light of a new report suggesting it has missed out on generating €18bn for the State by selling assets too quickly.
The Public Sector Pay Commission has been warned not to “make matters worse” by ignoring external economic factors in its upcoming salary agreement deliberations.
Economic pragmatism played a huge part in Martin McGuinness’ transformation from IRA leader to peace-seeking statesman, writes Kyran Fitzgerald.
A pro-Las Vegas vote is anticipated, but owner Mark Davis has been nervous for months regarding the outcome as he waits for his wealthy peer group to decide whether it is in their financial intere
After a high in February, the Consumer Confidence Index is expected to fall slightly. Across the Atlantic, Britain will formally begin its “Brexit” on Wednesday.
If this project to deliver tar-sands output surmounts legal, political, and environmental obstacles, it will face three daunting long-term challenges: sustaining input upstream, sales downstream, and
Mississippi lawmakers continued Sunday trying to hammer out a budget with dwindling state revenue.              
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RodeoHouston's closing weekend saw the threat of rain. but that wasn't enough to stop people from heading out to see Dierks Bentley, Brad Paisley and the Zac Brown Band as they capped off the 20
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Top British explorer Ranulph Fiennes, Solar Impulse pilot Bertrand Piccard and actor Robert De Niro on Saturday criticized Donald Trump's climate policies at the storied Explorers Club dinner in New Y
Beware, for it is an extremely partisan adventure, devised by trolls who would seek to mock the White House from their dwellings in the forests of Twitter.
Celebrity guests including Lady Gaga and Stevie Wonder honored the Grammy Award winning Elton John for his 70th birthday.             
United Airlines is facing online backlash after a woman tweeted that gate agents were not allowing young girls onto a flight because they were wearing leggings           &nb
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New research findings suggest that one of the most important risk factors for heart disease and type 2 diabetes, which is excess total and central fat in the body, is present relatively early in survi
The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that every year 600,000 deaths are caused by passive smoking worldwide. Now researchers have, for the first time, identified the organic compound acrolein
The striking North Face of the Bernese Alps is the result of a steep rise of rocks from the depths following a collision of two tectonic plates. This steep rise gives new insight into the final stage
The development of new treatments for pancreatic cancer is set to be transformed by a network of clinical trials, aiming to find the right trial for the right patient, after a £10 million investment f
Scientists have developed a self-healing membrane for hydrogen fuel cells; typical membranes, a crucial component of the cells, are prone to cracks and pinholes. This discovery showcases membranes tha
Our understanding of the world is mostly built on basic perceptions, such as that events follow each other in a well-defined order. Such definite orders are required in the macroscopic world, for whic
Ms. Green is unusual for a number of reasons: She never worked at a venture capital firm before starting her own, and she’s a woman in a male-dominated field.
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Food scarcity and poor oral health are major risk factors for malnutrition that leads an older adult – already at high risk of functional decline, decreased quality of life, and increased mortality –
In the wake of the Republican failure to make good on the vow to repeal the Affordable Care Act, President Trump and congressional leaders find themselves at a crossroads.
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Thousands of Australians were being urged to evacuate from coastal communities in the path of a powerful cyclone on Monday, as the storm bore down on the nation's northeast.
The DUDES Club is worried about attendance. It used to be that every two weeks, a group of about 60 men squeezed into the Vancouver Native Health Society in the Downtown Eastside to chat and learn abo
A person carrying variants of two particular genes could be almost three times more likely to develop multiple sclerosis, according to the latest findings from scientists.
Transmission of the mosquito-borne dengue virus appears to be largely driven by infections centered in and around the home, with the majority of cases related to one another occurring in people who li
Health psychologists have begun treating gastrointestinal disorders that are strongly affected by stress, including irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), Crohn’s disease, functional heartburn, functional dy
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Dustin Johnson won the Dell Technologies Match Play with more drama than he needed to cap off an otherwise dominant week that made him the first player to sweep the four World Golf Championships.
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Pomona police on Sunday arrested a man on suspicion of killing an 8-year-old boy in a drive-by shooting last month. Sengchan Houl, 35, was taken into custody just before noon and was being held in
A security breach was not enough to derail Granada Hills Charter High School, a perennial favorite, from winning this year’s California Academic Decathlon in Sacramento in results announced Sunday
An OC Weekly reporter and two photographers said Sunday that they were physically assaulted by pro-Trump demonstrators at a Make America Great Again rally in Huntington Beach and are seeking the p
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Highly ranked guard Prentiss Hubb, a four-star recruit, is considering six of the country's top programs: Maryland, Virginia, Kansas, Villanova, Notre Dame and Syracuse.
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Golf: Dustin Johnson edges Jon Rahm on final hole to win WGC Match Play event

Dustin Johnson won the Dell Technologies Match Play with more drama than he needed to cap off an otherwise dominant week that made him the first player to sweep the four World Golf Championships.
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Trump tweets: Says fewer people are trying to cross the border illegally

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Pomona police on Sunday arrested a man on suspicion of killing an 8-year-old boy in a drive-by shooting last month. Sengchan Houl, 35, was taken into custody just before noon and was being held in
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A security breach was not enough to derail Granada Hills Charter High School, a perennial favorite, from winning this year’s California Academic Decathlon in Sacramento in results announced Sunday
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Study: New Orleans tourism records: 10.45M tourists, $7.4B

NEW ORLEANS - A new study says New Orleans has broken a tourism record set before Hurricane Katrina, with nearly 10.5 million visitors in 2016. The record had stood at 10.1 million since 2004, the yea
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Disney will debut food ordering system in Pandora

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In the winter that won't quit, resorts extend their ski and board seasons. Ready to hit the slopes on July 4?

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Police evacuate popular Hawaiian beach to investigate possible bomb

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Part of Newport's famed Cliff Walk to close for construction

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