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Spark, Dragons keep pace in East at Kickoff Clash qualifiers

The Hangzhou Spark and Shanghai Dragons each won their matches on Saturday to keep pace with the idle Seoul Dynasty ...


Giants seek bounce-back win over Reds as tensions rise

The visiting San Francisco Giants will try to rebound Saturday from Friday's 5-1 loss to the Cincinnati Reds in which ...


Pete Alonso, Mets aim to slug way past Phillies

Led by their National League Most Valuable Player candidate, the New York Mets reverted to form Friday night. The Philadelphia ...


Rangers pursue more clutch hits vs. A's

The Texas Rangers, who are enjoying a nice run of clutch hitting, will look to continue that success when they ...


MLB roundup: Orioles explode for 10 late runs, beat Red Sox

Anthony Santander homered and later drove in the tie-breaking run with a ninth-inning single as the visiting Baltimore Orioles rallied ...


Graham Ashcraft gets first career win as Reds defeat Giants

Brandon Drury clubbed his team-leading eighth homer and rookie Graham Ashcraft took a shutout into the seventh inning in his ...


Unbeaten Shock rout Titans in OWL Kickoff Clash West qualifying

The San Francisco Shock maintained their perfect record with a 3-1 win over the Vancouver Titans on Friday in East ...


Reds' Tommy Pham, Giants' Joc Pederson separated after altercation

Cincinnati Reds outfielder Tommy Pham and San Francisco Giants outfielder Joc Pederson had to be separated prior to Friday night's ...


Reds' Pham, Giants' Pederson separated in pregame altercation

Cincinnati Reds outfielder Tommy Pham and San Francisco Giants outfielder Joc Pederson had to be separated prior to Friday night's ...


Giants manager Gabe Kapler to avoid anthem moving forward

Following devastating mass shootings in Texas and New York this month, San Francisco Giants manager Gabe Kapler said Friday that ...


Desperate Timbers hit road to face improved Inter Miami

The Portland Timbers appeared to emerge from an early-season funk when they scored a franchise-record seven goals against Sporting Kansas ...


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Nineteen kids, 2 adults confirmed dead in Texas school massacre

SAN ANTONIO, Texas (ANI/Big News Network): The death toll in the mass shooting incident at a school in Texas now ...

Weather's Unwanted Guest: Nasty La Nina Keeps Popping up

Something weird is up with La Nina, the natural but potent weather event linked to more drought and wildfires in ...

China's Foreign Minister Visits Samoa to Deepen Pacific Ties

BEIJING - China's foreign minister met with the leaders of Samoa on Saturday on the third stop of an island-hopping ...

Algerian Dissidents: Victims of Crackdown or Outlaws

PARIS - Mohamed Benhalima looks wary and frightened as he is led off a plane at Algiers airport, handcuffed with ...

Tropical Storm Forms Off Mexico's Pacific Coast

MEXICO CITY - Agatha, the first tropical storm of the 2022 hurricane season in the Pacific, formed Saturday off Mexico's ...

Boao Forum for Asia may not assure optimistic future amid China's growing 'double standards'

Beijing [China], May 28 (ANI): Chinese President Xi Jinping highlighted China as an emerging superpower during the Boao's Annual Summit ...

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UK to investigate anti-competitive Google ad sales

LONDON, England: The UK's Competition and Markets Authority has launched its second investigation into the advertising sales practices of Google.According ...

UK to OK Shell's North Sea gas project to provide 6.5% of nation's gas

LONDON, England: UK officials are expected to approve a request by Shell Oil to develop a North Sea gas field, ...

As tourism returns, Spain's hotels raise rates 36% over 2021

MADRID, Spain: Hotels in Spain are seeing a rebound in tourism, increasing their rates by 36 percent in April over ...

Nasdaq Composite leads U.S. stocks in rally, index adds more than 3%

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks raced ahead on Friday, with technology shares leading the way on signs inflation ...

Hyundai recalls vehicles in US, Canada to replace seat belt part

WASHINGTON D.C.: Due to seat-belt mechanisms that could explode and shoot out metal fragments in the event of a crash, ...

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Italian, Dutch soccer fans deported after clashes injure 19 police

TIRANA, Albania: Following violent clashes between Dutch and Italian fans and the police ahead of this week's Europa Conference League ...


New Japan lithium-air battery promises power for airplanes

TOKYO, Japan: A new high-density electric battery developed in Japan has the potential to power electric airplanes, according to industry ...


After earlier accepting 1 million migrants, Greece closes borders, sea

ATHENS, Greece: After a sharp increase in attempted entries by migrants through its Aegean islands and land border with Turkey ...


Hong Kong Catholic cardinal urges end to deal with China and Vatican

HONG KONG: In his first public remarks since he was arrested under Hong Kong's National Security Law earlier this month, ...


Bill to close media agencies begins way through Russian parliament

MOSCOW, Russia: Following the closure of a number of Russian state news outlets in the West, this week the Russian ...


UK, Lithuania boost defense cooperation to counter Russian aggression

LONDON, England: A joint declaration to boost defense and security collaboration was signed between Britain and Lithuania this week. London ...


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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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