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South Korean Court Finds Former Star Politician Not Guilty In Metoo Sex Abuse Case

SEOUL – A former provincial governor accused of sexual abuse in one of South Korea’s most high-profile cases inspired by the “MeToo” movement was...

South Korean Court Finds Former Star Politician Not Guilty In Metoo Sex Abuse Charges Yonhap

SEOUL – A former provincial governor accused of sexual abuse in one of South Korea’s most high-profile cases inspired by the “MeToo” movement was...

Ontario Delays Start Date Of Retail Cannabis Sales

TORONTO – Ontario’s newly elected conservative government said on Monday it will delay the start date of recreational marijuana sales in the province and...

Vienna Tops Melbourne As Worlds Most Liveable City Economist Survey

VIENNA – Vienna has dislodged Melbourne for the first time at the top of the Economist Intelligence Unit’s Global Liveability Index, strengthening the...

Thousands Gather In Israeli Desert For Meteor Shower

MITZPE RAMON, Israel – Thousands of star-gazers gathered overnight at one of the darkest spots in Israel hoping to be dazzled by the annual Perseid meteor shower,...

Tourists Find Silver Lining In Turkeys Lira Crash

ISTANBUL – Visitors to Turkey flocked to its high-end shops to snap up bargains on Monday, their purchasing power buoyed by a currency crisis as the...

Paris Residents Peeved At Very Public Eco-friendly Urinals

PARIS – A new set of eco-friendly but completely exposed urinals deployed on the streets of Paris are provoking uproar from locals. One of the bright red...

Like The Wife Glenn Close Says Shes A Late Bloomer

LOS ANGELES – Glenn Close may be known for playing strong, often ruthless women, but like her long subdued character in “The Wife” she says she’s...

Greek Town Loves Movie Score Maestro Morricone -and It Shows

LARISSA, Greece – Once upon a time in central Greece … a small town fell in love with famed film composer Ennio Morricone and painted a huge mural in his...

Life On The Edge Scottish Rapper Probes Uk Wealth Gap At Fringe

EDINBURGH – Scottish writer Darren McGarvey’s one-man show at the Edinburgh Fringe, informed by his own violent and addictive past, is a powerful insight...