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American foreign policy largely unchanged under Biden presidency

President Biden and the Democrats were highly critical of President Trump's foreign policy, so it was reasonable to expect that ...


Dak Prescott fined $25K for comments about refs

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott was fined $25,000 by the NFL on Thursday for his comments supporting fans who threw ...


Niners' Nick Bosa, Jimmy Garoppolo both practice

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo and pass rusher Nick Bosa were both full participants at practice Thursday. Bosa, however, ...


David Bakhtiari (knee) questionable vs. 49ers

Green Bay Packers All-Pro left tackle David Bakhtiari didn't practice Thursday and is officially listed as questionable to play Saturday ...


'Abby', 'Days of Our Lives' actor Carol Speed dies at 76

Washington [US], January 20 (ANI): Blaxploitation-era actor-singer Carol Speed, who made a name for herself with performances in the movies ...


Aaron Rodgers, Packers hope to take advantage of banged-up Niners

The Green Bay Packers are shooting for a deep playoff run while the clock ticks loudly for Aaron Rodgers. The ...


49ers' Nick Bosa (concussion) returns to practice

San Francisco defensive end Nick Bosa, who is in concussion protocol after getting hurt Sunday, returned to practice Wednesday as ...


Sharks' Timo Meier aims to stay hot vs. Kraken

Timo Meier will be looking for an encore when the San Jose Sharks visit the expansion Seattle Kraken on Thursday ...


Steelers next QB odds: Marquee veterans in play?

The 2022 NFL offseason is setting up to be full of league-altering moves at the quarterback position. The one opening ...


Charlie Matthau to develop Hillary Manton Lodge novel 'Jane Of Austin' as TV Series

Washington [US], January 19 (ANI): Filmmaker Charlie Matthau is all set to develop a TV series based on Hillary Manton ...


Cowboys-49ers most watched wild-card game in 7 years

Sunday's playoff game between the Dallas Cowboys and San Francisco 49ers drew an average 41.5 million viewers, making it the ...


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Lament over quarter-billion-dollar prison planned for Nebraska

Critics of Gov. Pete Ricketts' call for the Nebraska Legislature to fund a new prison argue the money would be ...

178,000 new businesses opened across North Carolina last year

Despite the pandemic, North Carolina has seen a record number of new businesses created in the past year. A report ...

Sounders sign D Alex Roldan to extension

The Seattle Sounders signed defender Alex Roldan to a contract extension through 2024, rewarding the 2021 MLS All-Star who made ...

LAFC acquire G Maxime Crepeau from Whitecaps

Los Angeles FC made another roster addition Thursday, acquiring goalkeeper Maxime Crepeau from the Vancouver Whitecaps for $1 million in ...

Lightning hope for defensive reinforcements vs. skidding Ducks

With wins in four straight games and six of their past seven, the Tampa Bay Lightning continue their three-game California ...

Rapids extend MF Cole Bassett, loan him to Dutch club

The Colorado Rapids on Thursday signed midfielder Cole Bassett to a three-year extension through the 2024 season and agreed to ...

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Dow Jones falls 313 points as U.S. stock markets continue to correct

NEW YORK, Jan. 20 (Xinhua/Big News Network) -- U.S. stocks dropped on Thursday as the recent sell-off continued on Wall ...

Sotheby's asking $4 to $6.8 million for 555.55-carat black diamond

DUBAI, UAE: Auction house Sotheby's Dubai will sell a black 555.55-carat diamond believed to be from outer space, known as ...

At $534 million, Rome's Villa Aurora highest price ever at auction

ROME, Italy: Villa Aurora, a villa for sale in Rome with a starting price of $534 million, was expected to ...

Buyers warm to Asian stocks, major indices advance across the board

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were on the boil on Thursday with the major indices across the region ...

Nepali importers suffer from delayed shipments from China

LISTIKOT, Nepal Traders importing goods from China complain about the delayed shipments by Chinese authorities. The shipments supposed to reach ...

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Water main break causes homes to be evacuated in Washington

BELLEVUE, Washington: Fire officials in Bellevue, Washington said two people escaped from a home that partially slid off its foundation ...


American foreign policy largely unchanged under Biden presidency

President Biden and the Democrats were highly critical of President Trump's foreign policy, so it was reasonable to expect that ...


Researchers discover 4,500-year-old highway in Saudi Arabia

AL-ULA, Saudi Arabia: Shedding light on the lives of the ancient inhabitants of Arabia, archaeologists from the University of Western ...


Five family adults jailed for sexually abusing, assaulting their kids

DUBLIN, Ireland - A father and mother who sexually molested their children and permitted them to be raped and abused ...


Number of births in China lowest ever

BEIJING, China: On Monday, statistics showed Mainland China's birth rate has dropped to a record low of 7.52 births per ...


5G cellular could be 'catastrophic' in aviation: US airline officials

CHICAGO, Illinois: According to U.S. airline officials, the introduction of a new 5G service could cause U.S. air traffic to ...


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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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