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Kyle Schwarber, Nationals set to tackle Pirates

Even without injured starters Stephen Strasburg and Max Scherzer, the Washington Nationals held the National League-leading San Francisco Giants to ...


Mookie Betts homers as Dodgers hold off Rangers

Walker Buehler pitched six scoreless innings and Mookie Betts hit a home run as the Los Angeles Dodgers held on ...


Jared Walsh helps Angels sweep Diamondbacks

Jared Walsh homered and drove in three runs and the Los Angeles Angels completed a three-game sweep of the Arizona ...


Kawhi Leonard, Clippers try to even series with Jazz

The Los Angeles Clippers got back into the Western Conference semifinals by winning Game 3 and Monday night will host ...


Cody Bellinger (hamstring) not in Dodgers starting lineup again

Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Cody Bellinger is not in the lineup for Sunday's series finale against the visiting Texas Rangers, ...


Dolphins LB Jerome Baker agrees to 3-year, $39M extension

Miami Dolphins linebacker Jerome Baker agreed to a three-year, $39 million contract extension, his agent Drew Rosenhaus told multiple media ...


Angels re-claim INF Jack Mayfield off waivers

The Los Angeles Angels claimed infielder Jack Mayfield off waivers from the Seattle Mariners on Sunday and optioned him to ...


Jazz G Donovan Mitchell (ankle) says he'll be ready for Game 4

Nagging pain in his right ankle won't stop Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell from suiting up for Game 4 of ...


Rangers looking for Dane Dunning to come up big vs. Dodgers

While the Texas Rangers have struggled to find success on the road, they are learning that they can count on ...


Chris Bassitt looks to stay hot as A's face Royals

Right-hander Chris Bassitt seeks to extend his unbeaten streak to 12 games on Sunday afternoon when the host Oakland Athletics ...


Surging Angels look to sweep reeling Diamondbacks

The Los Angeles Angels have a .500 record for the first time in six weeks and don't want to stop ...


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July 4 fireworks spectacular to mark reopening of New York City

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Following the cancellation of last year's July 4th fireworks display, New York will return to ...

American Airlines invests $25 million in UK flying taxis

FORT WORTH, Texas: American Airlines will purchase flying taxis to ferry passengers high above the congestion of crowded cities.In moving ...

Amidst tensions, China, U.S. commerce chiefs discuss differences

WASHINGTON D.C.: Amid disagreements, top U.S. and Chinese commerce officials have agreed to promote healthy trade and cooperate over differences, ...

U.S. to donate 500 million Pfizer doses by end 2022

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden administration has announced it will donate 500 million Pfizer Covid vaccine doses to nearly 100 countries ...

Speeding, alcohol called cause of upswing in Iowa road deaths

DES MOINES, Iowa: In a bid to reduce the state's increasing number of traffic fatalities, Iowa officials said this week ...

US sanctions on Russia's sovereign debt come into force

The ban on purchasing Russia's sovereign debt by US investors introduced by Washington earlier this year came into force on ...

Business

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Mixed day for Asian stocks, Nikkei 225 in Tokyo does best

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks were mixed in Asia on Monday while the major currencies fell slightly against the U.S. ...

Public forces Indian government to cuts taxes on Covid care

NEW DELHI, India: After being stung by public criticism over the high costs of medical care during the Coronavirus surge ...

July 4 fireworks spectacular to mark reopening of New York City

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Following the cancellation of last year's July 4th fireworks display, New York will return to ...

Russia again fines Facebook, Telegram for not removing content

MOSCOW, Russia: For the second time a Russian court has fined Facebook and Telegram for not taking down content banned ...

To diversify, China's Huawei to develop self-driving technology

BEIJING, China: In a bid to diversify its businesses, China's Huawei Technologies, the world's largest telecommunications equipment manufacturer, has announced ...

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Global indifference to holding of 2020 Olympics slammed

The widely respected international medical journal The Lancet, which has been publishing medical research since 1823, has called for a ...


American Airlines invests $25 million in UK flying taxis

FORT WORTH, Texas: American Airlines will purchase flying taxis to ferry passengers high above the congestion of crowded cities.In moving ...


Apple, Amazon, Nike, criticized for using Chinese forced labor

WASHINGTON D.C.: American companies, including Amazon.com, Apple and Nike, came under fire by a U.S. Senator on Thursday for disregarding ...


Hong Kong to censor films, claiming national security concerns

HONG KONG: The Hong Kong government on Friday put in place new regulations to allow films shown on the island ...


U.S. to donate 500 million Pfizer doses by end 2022

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden administration has announced it will donate 500 million Pfizer Covid vaccine doses to nearly 100 countries ...


U.S. pharmacist pleads guilty to destroying Covid vaccines

MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin: A Wisconsin pharmacist is to be jailed for three years for destroying hundreds of doses of Moderna's COVID-19 ...


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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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