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Braves sign OF Michael Harris II to 8-year, $72M deal

Braves center fielder Michael Harris II endured a rough night at the plate on Monday, going 0-for-4 with a strikeout ...


Charlie Morton guides Braves past Mets for 8th straight win

Veteran Charlie Morton struck out 12 in 6 2/3 scoreless innings and Matt Olson drove in three runs as the ...


Phillies rout Reds for 10,000th win

Nick Castellanos homered and doubled twice against his former team while Rhys Hoskins had two homers and drove in five ...


Sky poised to begin title defense against Liberty

It's not the way the Chicago Sky wanted to go into the WNBA playoffs, but they proved last year they ...


Mets RHP Carlos Carrasco (oblique strain) out 3-4 weeks

New York Mets right-hander Carlos Carrasco is expected to be sidelined three to four weeks with a low-grade left oblique ...


Red Bulls aim to snap scoreless skid in Atlanta

Atlanta United will try to secure their first four-game unbeaten run of 2022 when they host a New York Red ...


Reports: Saints RB Alvin Kamara could play Week 1

While the NFL weighs possible discipline related to assault charges, New Orleans Saints running back Alvin Kamara could be available ...


Mets attempt to shake off blowout loss to Braves in opener

Atlanta manager Brian Snitker warned fans not to take too much away from the Braves' dominant win over the New ...


Marlins' Edward Cabrera aims to extend hot streak vs. Padres

Right-hander Edward Cabrera is making his bid to earn a spot in the Miami Marlins' rotation for 2023, and, so ...


MLB roundup: Rangers top A's after firing manager

Glenn Otto ended a nine-start winless streak and Marcus Semien delivered a home run as the Texas Rangers edged the ...


Braves power to 13-1 rout of Mets in series opener

Ronald Acuna Jr. and Dansby Swanson each had three hits and three RBIs and the Atlanta Braves hit three home ...


International

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Would a new Cold War be in the best interest of the United States?

As China unleashed live-fire military exercises off the coast of Taiwan, simulating a real "reunification by force" operation in the ...

Myanmar deposed leader Aung San Suu Kyi to serve six additional years in prison

NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar - According to a legal official, a court in Myanmar has sentenced former leader Aung San Suu Kyi ...

China, Nepal to build rail, communications network across Himalayas

BEIJING, China: Following a meeting between their foreign ministers, China and Nepal have agreed to build the Trans-Himalayan Multi-Dimensional Connectivity ...

Heatwave continues in China as temperatures exceed 40C

BEIJING, China: Several regions in China experienced temperatures exceeding 40 degrees Celsius, including the major southwestern city of Chongqing.The country's ...

California seeks $1.4 billion to keep nuclear plant open

SACRAMENTO, California: California Governor Gavin Newsom is proposing to give a $1.4 billion government loan to extend the life of ...

With Covid cases increasing, India's New Delhi continues mask mandate

NEW DELHI, India: A government order released to reporters this week said New Delhi will continue to enforce a mask ...

Georgia

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MLB roundup: Charlie Morton, Braves blank Mets

Veteran Charlie Morton struck out 12 in 6 2/3 scoreless innings and Matt Olson drove in three runs as the ...

Braves sign OF Michael Harris II to 8-year, $72M deal

Braves center fielder Michael Harris II endured a rough night at the plate on Monday, going 0-for-4 with a strikeout ...

Charlie Morton guides Braves past Mets for 8th straight win

Veteran Charlie Morton struck out 12 in 6 2/3 scoreless innings and Matt Olson drove in three runs as the ...

Phillies rout Reds for 10,000th win

Nick Castellanos homered and doubled twice against his former team while Rhys Hoskins had two homers and drove in five ...

Sky poised to begin title defense against Liberty

It's not the way the Chicago Sky wanted to go into the WNBA playoffs, but they proved last year they ...

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Noodle makers ask to increase prices after 14-years in Thailand

BANGKOK, Thailand: Instant noodle makers have asked Thailand to allow them to increase their prices to meet rising costs, which ...


U.,S. stocks back on the defensive, Nasdaq drops 164 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. industrial stocks interrupted their five-day rally on Wednesday with all the major indices losing ...


Thailand to spend $62 billion to build industry in east

BANGKOK, Thailand: Thailand seeks to invest $61.97 billion in its industrial eastern region over the next five years, in a ...


Saudis buy stake in Russian energy companies, spend billions

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia: In a Twitter post published this week, Saudi Arabia's Kingdom Holding said it had invested in Russian ...


Asian stocks rally across the board, Nikkei 225 surges 354 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stock markets across the Asia Pacific region rallied on Wednesday.In Japan, the Nikkei 225 surged 353.86 ...


Poor crane, inexperienced operator among causes of tragic deaths by girder fall

DHAKA, Bangladesh A preliminary investigation into the tragic crane accident that killed five people in Uttara on Monday has found ...


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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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