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City to Close Non-Emergency Offices for Thanksgiving; Pickup for Municipal Solid Waste Customers Will Occur

All non-emergency City Hall Offices will be closed on Thursday, Nov.

India’s Rahul Gandhi set to take over as Congress party chief

India’s opposition Congress party will hold leadership elections next month, an official said Monday, amid growing speculation Rahul Gandhi will take

Twenty killed as truck topples onto van in Pakistan

At least 20 people including women and children were killed Monday when a lorry toppled over and shed its load of

Euro sinks in Asia as Germany is gripped by uncertainty

The euro faced fresh pressure in Asian trade on Monday after German Chancellor Angela Merkel failed to form a government at

No regrets over hosting World Cup, says Qatar 2022 chief

Qatar’s most senior World Cup official said Monday there were no regrets in bidding for the 2022 tournament, despite the “abuse”

New groping allegation against US Senator Al Franken

A second woman has said she was groped by US Senator Al Franken, who is already facing a potential ethics investigation

Bruno Mars wins American Music Awards on night of divas

Bruno Mars took the top prize at the American Music Awards on Sunday at a show that paid glowing tribute to

Moody’s raises India rating, citing reforms

Moody’s on Friday upgraded India’s credit rating for the first time in more than a decade, citing economic reforms introduced under

Human trafficking ‘rife’ in Rohingya camps: aid agencies

Widowed and alone 21-year-old Umme Kulthum had hoped for a fresh start in Bangladesh, but was forced into prostitution instead, falling

NATO sorry after Erdogan pulls troops over Norway incident

NATO apologised to Turkey on Friday after Ankara pulled its troops from a military exercise in Norway to protest incidents deemed