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Dynasty, Spark cruise in OWL Midseason Madness qualifying

The Seoul Dynasty and Hangzhou Spark each recorded a sweep during East Region play on Saturday in the Overwatch League's ...


Injury forces Dodgers to shuffle rotation vs. Braves

More pitching problems have caused the visiting Los Angeles Dodgers to alter their starting rotation for the second game of ...


Logan Webb looks to stand tall as Giants host Reds

Right-hander Logan Webb continues his pursuit of a spot on the National League All-Star team when he attempts to help ...


Spitfire, Fuel roll in OWL Midseason Madness qualifying

The London Spitfire and Dallas Fuel swept their West region matches on Friday in the Overwatch League's Midseason Madness qualifying ...


CDL Major 4 qualifying opens with three comebacks

The Boston Breach, Toronto Ultra and New York Subliners pulled off come-from-behind wins on Friday as qualifying play began for ...


Dodgers get off to fast start in win over Braves

Los Angeles shortstop Trea Turner and starting pitcher Julio Urias continued their mastery of the Atlanta Braves on Friday by ...


Steve Clifford returns to coach Hornets for second time

Steve Clifford was hired Friday for a second tour of duty as coach of the Charlotte Hornets. The team confirmed ...


Sabrina Ionescu scores 21 as Liberty dump Dream

Sabrina Ionescu flirted with another triple-double Friday night for the New York Liberty, who never trailed in an 89-77 win ...


Reports: Steve Clifford to be coach of Hornets for second time

Steve Clifford agreed to a multi-year deal on Friday for a second tour of duty as coach of the Charlotte ...


Optimism abounds when Toronto FC, Atlanta United meet

Two teams in the bottom half of the Eastern Conference standings will meet Saturday night when Toronto FC plays host ...


Minnesota United, Inter Miami hook up for first meeting

Minnesota United continue their three-game cross-country road trip on Saturday night with their first-ever meeting against Inter Miami CF at ...


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Myanmar military thwarts weapon transporting by PDF fighters

MAGWAY, Myanmar - At least eight resistance fighters were killed on Wednesday when junta troops intercepted a truck they were ...

Shanghai Beijing say life returning to normal after Covid lockdowns

SHANGHAI, China: As Shanghai reports no new cases of Covid for the first time in two months, Shanghai's top communist ...

To counter Chinese, US, Japan, Australia, UK create Pacific group

WASHINGTON D.C.: The White House has reported that the U.S., Australia, Japan, New Zealand and the UK have created an ...

U.S. Armed Services Committee backs Biden's record defense budget

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. House of Representatives Armed Services Committee has backed President Joe Biden's proposal to increase spending for ...

Pay dispute forces British Airways' staff to OK strike vote

LONDON, England: British Airways' staff at London's Heathrow airport has voted to strike due to pay disputes. Amidst an already ...

UK offers to help Ukraine clear mines, export grain

LONDON, England: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said this week that in order to move millions of tonnes of grain ...

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US airports saw 2.45 million air passengers on June 24

WASHINGTON D.C.: Despite weather and staffing issues resulting in travel disruptions, last week the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) screened ...

May sees 10.7% surge in US home sales

WASHINGTON D.C.: In May, sales of new U.S. single-family homes unexpectedly increased, but this is expected to be temporary, as ...

Biden vows to combat effects of Supreme Court decision on Roe v. Wade

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Joe Biden on Friday vowed to "do all in my power" to protect a woman's ...

Yankees re-sign RHP Ryan Weber

The New York Yankees re-signed right-handed pitcher Ryan Weber to a major league contract and added him to the 26-man ...

When did Russian men start wearing earrings

For a prince in ancient Russia, an earring was commonplace - just as it was for a Russian cavalryman during ...

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Northrop, Raytheon to build missile to shoot down hypersonic weapons

WASHINGTON D.C.: Raytheon Technologies and Northrop Grumman have won U.S. contracts to develop missiles to intercept hypersonic weapons.The decision means ...


Investors pull plug on share markets in Asia, Nikkei 225 falls 245 points

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks in Asia fell sharply on Wednesday following large falls on Wall Street blamed on ...


Expect Indian inflation over 6%, says Reserve Bank of India deputy

NEW DELHI, India: Reserve Bank of India (RBI) deputy governor Michael Patra says India's retail inflation is likely to breach ...


US airports saw 2.45 million air passengers on June 24

WASHINGTON D.C.: Despite weather and staffing issues resulting in travel disruptions, last week the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) screened ...


Nasdaq slumps nearly 3 percent in U.S. stocks sell-off

NEW YORK, New York - Disappointing economic data put an end to Wall Street's recent rally Tuesday, with all indices ...


UK body to recommend 4 to 5% pay raise for healthcare workers

LONDON, England: According to a report in the UK's Guardian newspaper, a government advisory agency, the National Health Service Pay ...


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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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