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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 ...

Rockies go for sweep of Dodgers

The Colorado Rockies are having little trouble beating the National League West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers so far this season. Colorado ...

Starters face unfamiliar foes in Giants-Tigers finale

Detroit right-hander Rony Garcia will attempt to build upon the best start of his career as the Tigers look for ...

Matt Olson, Braves pursue another win over Phillies

The Atlanta Braves will look for their second straight win in a National League East series when they battle the ...

MLB roundup: Blue Jays slip past Red Sox in ninth

Vladimir Guerrero Jr. capped a two-run ninth inning with a walk-off single as the Toronto Blue Jays defeated the visiting ...

Matt Olson, Travis d'Arnaud power Braves past Phillies

Matt Olson hit two home runs, Travis d'Arnaud homered, singled and drove in two runs and the Atlanta Braves defeated ...

Olson, d'Arnaud power Braves past Phillies

Matt Olson hit two home runs, Travis d'Arnaud homered, singled and drove in two runs and the Atlanta Braves defeated ...

Long-range success fuels Mystics' rout of Dream

Natasha Cloud and Ariel Atkins led the Washington Mystics' hot long-range shooting in a 92-74 whipping of the visiting Atlanta ...

Report: Timberwolves extend Taurean Prince for two years

Forward Taurean Prince will stay with the Minnesota Timberwolves on a two-year, $16 million contract extension, ESPN reported Tuesday. In ...

Hornets G James Bouknight to miss summer league after surgery

Charlotte Hornets rookie James Bouknight had surgery Monday to repair a tendon in his right pinky finger, the team announced ...

Skylar Diggins-Smith, rookie Rhyne Howard lead WNBA All-Star reserves

Phoenix Mercury guard Skylar Diggins-Smith was named to her sixth WNBA All-Star Game and Atlanta Dream rookie guard Rhyne Howard ...

Toronto FC feeling optimistic with Crew ahead

Toronto FC chase a second consecutive home victory when they play host to the Columbus Crew on Wednesday. Jonathan Osorio ...

Report: Dodgers' Freddie Freeman fires agents

Los Angeles star Freddie Freeman, unhappy with how negotiations played out with his former team, has fired the agency that ...

Braves closer Kenley Jansen on IL with irregular heartbeat

The Atlanta Braves placed closer Kenley Jansen on the 15-day injured list Tuesday with an irregular heartbeat. The move is ...

Sky seeking fourth straight win in matinee with Sun

Courtney Vandersloot led the Chicago Sky to three consecutive victories last week, earning Eastern Conference Player of the Week honors ...

Chaka Zulu, manager of US actor-rapper Ludacris injured in deadly Atlanta shooting

Washington [US], June 28 (ANI): Veteran music producer Chaka Zulu, the longtime manager of actor-rapper Ludacris is recovering from injuries ...

Giants' Carlos Rodon set to renew rivalry with Tigers

Left-hander Carlos Rodon is scheduled to make a start against a former American League Central rival when the San Francisco ...

Braves, Phillies wrap up red-hot June with divisional clash

The Philadelphia Phillies will continue life without Bryce Harper when they open a three-game set against the visiting Atlanta Braves ...

Aaron Judge, Mookie Betts continue to lead All-Star voting

Aaron Judge of the New York Yankees and Mookie Betts of the Los Angeles Dodgers continue to lead their respective ...

Mystics return from tough trip to face Dream

The Washington Mystics are intent on showing a finishing touch. Coming off a strong closeout against the top team in ...

Reds, Cubs both bring rare upswings into series

It's been a struggle for the Chicago Cubs and Cincinnati Reds in 2022. However, each team has something positive to ...

Dodgers LHP Tyler Anderson (8-0) returns to Colorado

Three years ago, Tyler Anderson was suffering through the worst season of his career. He was part of a young, ...

MLB roundup: Brawl mars Angels' victory over Mariners

David MacKinnon's two-out RBI single in the seventh inning snapped a 1-1 tie and lifted the Los Angeles Angels to ...

Dodgers rally, knock off Braves in 11 innings

Chris Taylor came off the bench to get three hits, including the go-ahead RBI double in the 11th inning, to ...

Gladiators keep rolling with win over Outlawks

The Los Angeles Gladiators swept the Houston Outlaws 3-0 on Sunday in West Region play of Overwatch League's Midseason Madness ...

Seattle Surge rolls to win in Stage 4 Major qualifying

The Seattle Surge recorded a 3-0 sweep of the Paris Legion on Sunday in qualifying for the Call of Duty ...

Courtney Williams guides Sun past Dream

Courtney Williams collected 17 points and 10 rebounds and Alyssa Thomas added 15 and 11, respectively, to lift the visiting ...

Hangzhou Spark stay hot in Midseason Madness qualifying

The Hangzhou Spark swept the Shanghai Dragons on Sunday to record their seventh win in East Region play at the ...

ISL: Odisha sign Raynier Fernandes on loan from Mumbai City

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], June 26 (ANI): Odisha FC on Sunday announced it has reached an agreement with Mumbai City FC ...

Dodgers' Tony Gonsolin aims to stay hot vs. Braves

Tony Gonsolin will try to become the first pitcher in the major leagues to reach 10 wins on Sunday night ...

Reds looking for bounce-back win over Giants to take series

Right-hander Tyler Mahle will attempt to beat the San Francisco Giants for the first time in his career when he ...

Rangers' Glenn Otto returns to mound to face Nationals

Late-inning heroics have highlighted the first two games of a three-game set between the Washington Nationals and Texas Rangers in ...

MLB roundup: Astros throw combined no-hitter vs. Yanks

Cristian Javier and two Houston Astros relief pitchers combined to no-hit the New York Yankees in a 3-0 victory at ...

Crew battle Real Salt Lake to scoreless tie

Eloy Room made four saves for the Columbus Crew in a 0-0 tie against host Real Salt Lake in Sandy, ...

Marcell Ozuna's 8th-inning HR pushes Braves past Dodgers

Marcell Ozuna hit a two-run homer in the eighth inning to help the Atlanta Braves avoid blowing a three-run lead ...

Subliners improve to 2-0 at CDL Major 4

New York Subliners won again Saturday to improve to 2-0 in qualifying for the Call of Duty League's Stage 4 ...

Giants homer four times in comfy win vs. Reds

The San Francisco Giants supported Logan Webb with four home runs and the right-hander delivered six innings of two-hit ball ...

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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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