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United Nations chief joins Cyprus peace talks to help clear logjam

United Nations chief joins Cyprus peace talks to help clear logjam

The presence of U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres at high-level talks to reunify the divided island of Cyprus offered a glimmer of hope that an impasse preventing a peace deal could be overcome, officials said on June 30. Central to negotiations are opposing views over the island's future security — agreement on that issue has the potential of unlocking an overall peace accord.


BPI reaches settlement with ABC

BPI reaches settlement with ABC

ABC says it has reached a settlement with a South Dakota meat producer that filed a more than $1 billion lawsuit against the network over its reports on the company's lean, finely textured beef product that critics dubbed "pink slime". Beef Products is seeking $1.9 billion in damages, but that figure could grow to as much as $5.7 billion under a South Dakota law, according to a recent filing by Disney.


Remains of Missing Calif. Boy Found: Sheriff

Remains of Missing Calif. Boy Found: Sheriff

Joe Mendoza of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said at a press conference last week in Southern California. The boy was last seen in the early morning hours of April 21 leaving Disneyland with his father, grandmother and aunt.


Ballance and Dawson in Lord's Test squad

Ballance and Dawson in Lord's Test squad

Instead, it appears likelier that Toby Roland-Jones , the Middlesex seamer, could be handed a maiden Test cap on his home ground. However, Roland-Jones put Middlesex firmly in the driving seat as he had Azeem Rafiq caught behind off the final ball of the 34th over - the Yorkshire spinner top-edging a banged in delivery straight up to give John Simpson a simple catch.



Could Patrick Sharp Re-Sign With Blackhawks on Saturday?

In 181 games with the Panthers he has 49 goals and 130 points. Despite his young linemates, Jonathan Huberdeau and Aleksander Barkov, missing a combined 72 games, Jagr, who at times was playing with minor leaguers, notched 16 goals and 46 points in 82 games, just 8 behind the team leader, Vincent Trocheck.



Beyonce trademarks names of twins

As listed, the trademarks will allow them to affix their names to products like fragrances, cosmetics, key chains, baby teething rings, strollers, mugs, water bottles, hair ribbons, playing cards, tote bags, sports balls and rattles and novelty items.