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SINGAPORE (Reuters) - U.S. crude oil prices rose toward $50 per barrel on Tuesday as a strong start to the summer driving season in the United States suggested strong fuel demand in months ahead.
TOKYO (Reuters) - The dollar firmed on Tuesday, taking back ground against the euro and sterling which were pressured by political uncertainties in the UK and eurozone.
Renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement would be a journey with implications for hundreds of industries throughout the continent. And although some elements of the deal — such as rul
Fuel forecourt retailer Applegreen has said its pipeline of petrol filling stations is strong as it outlined expansion plans in Ireland, the UK and the US.
Dublin is well positioned to cement its position as a global technology, media and telecommunications centre, but only if it can supply the right type office space demanded by the market.
The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission cannot examine all 100,000 emails of a senior executive of cement giant CRH copied by it following a “dawn raid” as part of an investigat
A €6 million expansion of the four-star Castletroy Park Hotel in Limerick will increase the number of rooms and suites to nearly 160 and add a state of the art fitness and leisure facility and fa
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Bruce Springsteen surprised concert-goers in New Jersey with a performance during the encore of a Steven Van Zandt show.             
An exclusive behind-the-scenes video shows how British actor Dan Stevens was transformed into the romantic hero of 'Beauty and the Beast.'             
Sgt. Melvin Lewis Hatt and others are not on the black granite memorial because they didn’t die in the combat zone             
Ringed by herbs and flower beds outside, the room is washed in white, wood and hues of blue with lofty beams soaring above a handful of tables and the coffee bar/order counter. For now, the cafe is
NEW YORK — It would be easy to brush off fitness guru Taryn Toomey’s The Class as another hippie trend, but you’d miss the magic. (She sprinkled crushed crystals underneath the studio floors, which sh
Caroline Flack will be back to present another series of Love Island on ITV very soon [ITV] If you're a fan of Love Island, you'll be happy to know the show is set to return for it's 2017 edi
A study has found the perfect number of sexual partners to have in your life  [Getty] Whether it’s single figures, double figures or even triple, everyone has a different history.  And
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American golf legend Tiger Woods was arrested early Monday near his home in Jupiter, Florida on suspicion of driving while intoxicated. In a statement later the same day, Woods said the incident occu
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A strong, shallow earthquake rocked Indonesia's central Sulawesi province Monday evening, injuring at least three people and damaging some buildings and houses, but producin
A possible genetic mechanism underlying the evolution of birds has been discovered by scientists. Studies of dinosaur fossils that show bird-like traits, such as feathers, light bones, air sacs and th
Young onset type 2 diabetes patients have an increased risk of developing diabetic retinopathy at an earlier stage and at a greater frequency, according to researchers.
“Keeping Up With the Kardashians” star Kim Kardashian dished what she thought about sister Kylie Jenner’s split from her on-again, off-again boyfriend during Sunday’s edition of Andy Cohen’s “Watch W
Amid reports of advertisers pulling their sponsorship from Sean Hannity’s program on Fox News, rumors continue to circulate about the television personality’s future at the network. After Fox News r
WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT. In a video said to be both fascinating and ‘horrifyingly graphic,’ Australian beatboxer Tom Thum reveals the beatboxing processes from inside the voice box.
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If drug users overdose on substances containing fentanyl or other opioids like heroin, methadone and morphine, naloxone can reverse overdose effects. The medication does not work for other drugs
COLD LAKE, Alta. - A company that operates long-term care homes for seniors in northeastern Alberta says it's firing current nursing care employees and going with a private contractor rather ......
The effort follows through on the president’s pledge to roll back a requirement that many religious employers include contraception coverage in health insurance.
A civil war has broken out among the most powerful players in the industry, which is scrambling in the face of public anger and legislative efforts to reduce costs.
Studying rats, researchers in France found that those who were raised on a diet high in processed foods experienced a far greater rush of pleasure from junk food as adults.
In a rare interview to mark her upcoming 40th birthday, Crown Princess Victoria explains that she began to put excessive pressure on herself once she took up a public role supporting her parents.
Air pollution has become a major health problem in Britain, claiming more lives here than in most Western European countries, an alarming UN report revealed last week.
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Heavily favored S Y Sky and jockey Joe Talamo had to get past Miss Sunset and Hall of Fame jockey Mike Smith on Monday in a tight stretch duel before prevailing by half a length in the $200,000 Me
Coast Guard officials have suspended their search for a man who jumped off a boat near the Antioch Bridge to retrieve his lost hat. The San Francisco Chronicle reports officials suspended the sear
The backbone of the Dodgers, a team that has now won 10 of its last 12, is not a lineup teeming with sluggers. It is not a starting rotation headlined by the greatest pitcher of his generation. It
Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper charged the mound and engaged in a brawl after he was hit by a pitch from Giants reliever Hunter Strickland on Monday afternoon in San Francisco. Both player
A water park in the San Francisco Bay Area celebrating its opening day was forced to shut down some water slides after a boy spun off a chute and skidded onto a concrete walkway. The East Bay subu
Flooding in Brazil’s northeastern states of Pernambuco and Alagoas has left tens of thousands of people homeless and at least seven people dead, authorities said Monday. About 35,000 have lost the
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Dallas Cowboys cornerback Nolan Carroll was arrested for suspicion of driving while intoxicated early Monday morning in the Uptown section of Dallas. A Dallas police officer pulled C
Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper charged San Francisco Giants reliever Hunter Strickland in the eighth inning of the teams' game on Monday, leading to a ben
More than anything, the CFL is a numbers game. It’s an unfair exercise that can be downright brutal when reps are limited, playing time restricted, and opportunities minimal.
Braden Thornberry shot 71 on Monday and erased a two-stroke deficit to win an individual NCAA title.              
The question lingered, deservedly so. Did Austin Dillon deserve to drive the iconic No. 3 Chevy? Some NASCAR loyalists looked at is as nothing more than a hand-me-down for a kid not worthy of carrying
Journeyman or not, Warriors big man and alley-oop master JaVale McGee must not look far to find an example of someone else who has learned to thrive as a well-traveled NBA role player    
Rookie Hunter Renfroe hit a grand slam off Kyle Hendricks and the San Diego Padres won 5-2 to hand the Chicago Cubs their fourth straight loss             
An enraged Bryce Harper charged the mound, fired his helmet and traded punches to the head with San Francisco reliever Hunter Strickland after getting hit by a fastball, setting off a wild brawl durin
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S Y Sky wins stretch duel to take Melair Stakes at Santa Anita

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Coast Guard suspends search for man who jumped off boat after lost hat

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