Oil prices rose on Thursday, lifted by a surprise draw on US crude inventories as well as ongoing dollar weakness which makes oil cheaper in global markets and potentially spurs demand.
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A fire broke out Wednesday at a high-rise hotel in the Northside area of Ballymun in the Irish capital.
An earthquake of magnitude 5.0 occurred on Wednesday in the Iranian province of Hormozgan in the south of the country.
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A Canadian town known for its annual theater festival is emerging as a hub of “snowtonomous” research, as automakers face demands to produce self-driving cars that can perform in snow and sleet.
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Argentina’s economy expanded 2.9 percent in 2017 from the prior year and 3.9 percent in the fourth quarter versus the same period in 2016, the Indec statistics agency said on Wednesday.
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Peru’s President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski offered to resign on Wednesday after vote-buying allegations ensnared his center-right government on the eve of an impeachment vote, capping months of political turmoil in one of Latin America’s most stable economies.
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US stocks ended slightly lower on Wednesday, with stocks giving up gains in choppy trade after the Federal Reserve raised benchmark US interest rates, while a strong gain in the energy space helped limit losses.
President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has signed a decree on pardon on the occasion of the National Holiday of Spring - Novruz Bayramy.
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has been released from police custody after being questioned for a day-and-a-half over allegations that he received campaign funding from late Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi.