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As prices of EVs fall, manufacturer Rivian to reduce workforce by 6%

IRVINE, California: In an effort to cut costs in preparation for an industry-wide price war, electric vehicle manufacturer Rivian Automotive, ...


Shenzhen: Focusing on the Primary Task of High-quality Development, Seizeing Every Minute and Making Every Effort

Only solid work creates new prospects, and only successful endeavors lead to a better future. At the beginning of the ...


US ending Covid emergency programs on May 11

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden administration said this week that it will end US COVID-19 emergency declarations on 11th May, nearly ...


Philly mayor 'ambivalent' about greasing poles before Super Bowl

When the Philadelphia Eagles won their first Super Bowl five years ago, the country was introduced to a local tradition: ...


Familiar foe: No walk down Sentimental Street for Andy Reid

Andy Reid will stare across the field against familiar uniforms on Sunday but he isn't going to set aside time ...


Mayor 'ambivalent' about greasing poles before game

When the Philadelphia Eagles won their first Super Bowl five years ago, the country was introduced to a local tradition: ...


Microsoft bakes ChatGPT-Like Tech into Search Engine Bing

redmond, washington - Microsoft is fusing ChatGPT-like technology into its search engine Bing, transforming an internet service that now trails ...


LIV Golf lawyers claim 'virtually zero' revenue in 2022

In a motion filed with the U.S. District Court for Northern California on Monday, LIV Golf League's attorneys claimed that ...


Reports: 49ers to tab Steve Wilks as defensive coordinator

The San Francisco 49ers plan to hire Steve Wilks as their defensive coordinator, NFL Network reported Tuesday. Wilks will replace ...


Guardians hire female hitting instructor

The Cleveland Guardians hired former UCLA softball player Amanda Kamekona as a hitting instructor. The franchise's first female on-field coach ...


Bo Horvat, Islanders head home to face well-rested Kraken

In the span of a little over 24 hours, Bo Horvat met his new teammates, signed a deal with the ...


Lightning limp home to face Sharks after ugly loss

The San Jose Sharks ended the season's first half on a positive note and will try to add to that ...


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New era set to begin when Kyrie Irving, Mavs visit Clippers

The Kyrie Irving era with the Dallas Mavericks is set to take flight Wednesday, although the team's full on-court vision ...

Death toll surpasses 7900 in earthquake hit Turkey-Syria, expected to rise

Ankara [Turkey], February 8 (ANI): The death toll in the earthquake that struck Turkey and Syria on Monday has soared ...

US to sell rocket launchers, ammunition worth USD 10 billion to Poland amid Russia-Ukraine war

Washington [US], February 8 (ANI): The United States has planned to sell rocket launchers and ammunition worth about USD 10 ...

China rejects Washington's request for phone call with US Defence Secy after balloon shoot down

Washington [US], February 8 (ANI): China has rejected Washington's request for a telephone call between US Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin ...

Jim Irsay: Days, not hours from Colts naming coach

Exactly three months after the Indianapolis Colts fired coach Frank Reich, team owner Jim Irsay is still in no hurry ...

WTA roundup: No. 2 seed Ekaterina Alexandrova ousted in Austria

Rebeka Masarova of Spain fended off No. 2 seed Ekaterina Alexandrova of Russia 4-6, 6-1, 7-6 (6) in first-round action ...

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U.S. stocks get boost from Fed chair, Nasdaq surges 226 points

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks ended sharply higher on Tuesday following mixed comments by Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell.Powell ...

Media reports US to sue Amazon claiming antitrust violations

NEW YORK CITY, New York: The Wall Street Journal reported this week that the US Federal Trade Commission is preparing ...

Blaming cost of manufacturing, Nestle to raise prices for second year

VEVEY, Switzerland: In an interview with Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung this week, Nestle's Chief Executive Mark Schneider said the world's largest ...

Fed fails to cool economy as US sees 517,000 jobs created in January

WASHINGTON D.C.: Despite the efforts of the Federal Reserve Bank to cool the job market to help curb record-high inflation, ...

Nasdaq Composite loses one percent as Treasury yields bit

NEW YORK, New York - A sharp rise in U.S. Treasury yields kept buyers at bay on Wall Street on ...

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While friends and foes rush to Syria's aid, U.S. refuses to help

WASHINGTON, DC - The global community has extended aid to Turkey and Syria following the devastating earthquakes that hit the ...


US Congress wants information on Russians hacking nuclear computers

WASHINGTON D.C.: US lawmakers have called on the Department of Energy to release documents detailing attempts by Russian hackers to ...


Death toll from deadly earthquake in Turkey and Syria continues to mount

Photo credit: Ercin Erturk / Anadolu AgencyThe death toll from Monday's massive 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Turkey and Syria has ...


Republicans in Congress to impeach border official due to migrants

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a sign of future political battles over record numbers of illegal crossings under Democratic President Joe Biden, ...


US woman sentenced to 13 days in jail after protesting on Red Square

MOSCOW, Russia: Russian state-run TASS news agency has reported that a US woman was detained and fined by a Russian ...


Ex-military ruler Musharraf dies in Dubai after prolonged illness

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Former President General (retd) Pervez Musharraf died in a Dubai hospital on Sunday at the age of ...


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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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