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Knights Split Twin Bill With Clippers - Knights

In a pair of one-run games, the Charlotte Knights earned a 7-6 win before a 3-2 loss to split a ...


Five-star LB has Alabama in top six

Five-star LB has Alabama in top six 247Sports Alabama made the second top schools cut for five-star outside linebacker Sav'ell ...


After 2 years of injuries, Alabama star LB back and ready to ball

After 2 years of injuries, Alabama star LB back and ready to ball AL.com Laura Chramer. Alabama linebacker Terrell Lewis ...


LeBron James To Lakers Changes NBA Title Betting Odds, Warriors Still Favorites

The Los Angeles Lakers have even better odds of winning an NBA championship next year following their acquisition of unrestricted ...


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Trump Acknowledges China Policies May Mean US Economic Pain

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump acknowledged his aggressive China trade policies may mean economic pain for Americans but insisted they're ...

Moscow Court Rejects Gudkov's Appeal Against Municipal Election Ban

The Moscow City Court has rejected an appeal by opposition politician Dmitry Gudkov to overturn the refusals by two election ...

What is a 'moderate' politician? Four key tests

The term "moderate" is thrown around an awful lot. We're given to understand that Pete Buttigieg, Beto O'Rourke and Amy ...

Iran Moves To Cut Four Zeroes From Its Struggling Currency

Iranian President Hassan Rohani has sent a bill to parliament that would cut four zeroes from the value of the ...

Oil steadies as drop in US stockpiles tempers economic worries

Oil held steady after a reported drop in US crude inventories alleviated some of traders' concern that slowing economic growth ...

Boks: Japan Test could be Kolbe wing-swap ?trial?

Cape Town - Red-hot Cheslin Kolbe or the sizzling S'bu Nkosi?If Springbok head coach Rassie Erasmus is determinedly going to ...

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Asian stocks directionless, Nikkei 225 loses 59 points

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks in the Asian region were flat to weaker on Wednesday.In Japan, the Nikkei 225 ...

Chancellor may delay central bank governor appointment

LONDON, UK - A sure sign the UK government has gone into limbo are two measures now being considered, which ...

Stocks in U.S. sink, dollar too loses ground

NEW YORK, New York - The rally on Wall Street ran out of steam on Tuesday, with all the major ...

UK man cops five year ban from being director over marketing calls

LONDON, UK - A property renovation boss who caused his company to make more than 110,000 unsolicited marketing calls has ...

Profit-taking weighs on stocks in China, Hong Kong

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in China and Hong Kong took a breather on Tuesday, after the heady gains of a ...

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Pell case likely to end up in Australian High Court

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia - Victoria's Court of Appeal on Wednesday delivered one of the most significant judgments in Australian legal ...


Bus hijacking in Brazil ends, hijacker dead, hostages freed

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil - A hostage situation in Rio de Janeiro involving a bus and thirty seven hostages has ...


Situation in Persian Gulf described as troubling and complex

NEW YORK, New York - The UN Security Council has been briefed on the escalating hostilities in the Middle East. ...


Continuation of current situation in Yemen untenable, says UN envoy

ADEN, Yemen - A month ago, the United Nations top Yemen envoy told the Security Council the country was facing ...


Stealing personal identification data causing nightmares for victims

The headquarters of a large national bank had detected fraud on an account and sent word to an Atlanta branch ...


Jordan considered closing Israeli embassy, expelling ambassador

AMMAN, Jordan - While Israel is being courted by Arab countries to establish diplomatic relations, members of Jordan's parliament are ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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