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Ruing the games that got away, Marlins try to sweep Giants

It's extremely early in the MLB season, but Miami Marlins manager Don Mattingly isn't oblivious to how well his team ...


NHL roundup: Panthers come out on top of rival Lightning

Frank Vatrano tallied his team-leading sixth game-winning goal as the Florida Panthers beat the host Tampa Bay Lightning and league ...


Wild defeat Sharks, spoiling Patrick Marleau's historic night

Mats Zuccarello had a goal and an assist as the Minnesota Wild defeated visiting San Jose 5-2 on Saturday in ...


Jorge Alfaro's walk-off double in 10th lifts Marlins past Giants

Jorge Alfaro drilled a two-out, two-run, walk-off double in the 10th inning, leading the Miami Marlins to a 7-6 win ...


SP9RK1E leads Fuel past Gladiators in Overwatch Week 1

The second day of play in the Western Region of the Overwatch League saw the Dallas Fuel, Florida Mayhem and ...


Golden Knights eye sweep of Ducks, tie for first in West

The Vegas Golden Knights can move into a first-place tie in the West Division if they can complete a sweep ...


Philadelphia Fusion open strong in Week 1 of Overwatch League

The 2021 Season of the Overwatch League kicked off in the Eastern Region on Saturday with wins by the Philadelphia ...


Sharks' Patrick Marleau can tie games record vs. Wild

There are some records that will never be broken. Most of those in hockey belong to Wayne Gretzky. But one ...


Marlins look to keep good times rolling vs. Giants

Miami Marlins pitcher Daniel Castano wore a black cowboy hat for his postgame press conference on Friday night, and that ...


Surging Warriors, Celtics look to continue win streaks

Lengthy winning streaks collide Saturday night when the Golden State Warriors visit the Boston Celtics in a nationally televised game. ...


NHL roundup: Bruins' Jeremy Swayman shuts out Isles

David Pastrnak and Taylor Hall scored in a 50-second span bridging the first and second periods Friday night and goalie ...


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Investigation underway into mass shooting near Indianapolis Airport

INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana - At least eight people, including 2 teenagers, have been shot dead by a lone gunman at a ...

Iran: Magnitude 5.8 quake strikes off Bandar-e Genaveh

Tehran [Iran], April 18 (ANI): The United States Geological Survey (USGS) on Sunday reported an earthquake with a magnitude of ...

India: Fastest country to administer 12 cr COVID vaccines

New Delhi [India], April 18 (ANI): India took only 92 days to administer 12 crore COVID-19 vaccinations, the fastest country ...

Marcus Stroman, Mets look to take series vs. Rockies

Jacob deGrom gets a lot of attention, and deservedly so, but the New York Mets have another pitcher worthy of ...

Brewers look for another fast start against Pirates

Two trends are developing for the Milwaukee Brewers so far this season: productive first innings and effective outings by starting ...

Clippers poised to start new streak vs. T-Wolves

After their seven-game winning streak came to an end Friday, the Los Angeles Clippers will look to get back on ...

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Japanese, foreign bids expected for Toshiba purchase

TOKYO, Japan: Japanese media reports indicate that numerous groups, both foreign and domestic, are bidding to purchase Toshiba Corp. Among ...

Macron says Notre Dame will partially reopen in 2024

PARIS, France: French President Emmanuel Macron visited the site of the fire that devastated Notre Dame cathedral two years ago. ...

Oil remains high due to projections of increased demand

NEW YORK, New York: Oil prices fell this week, but held their month-long highs after futures saw a jump amid ...

American optimistic as March revenues up for first time since pandemic

FORT WORTH, Texas: American Airlines reported positive operating cash flows for the month of March amid a revival in domestic ...

New Zealand bans live cow exports due to shipping conditions

WELLINGTON, New Zealand: New Zealand has announced it is banning the transport of cows and other animals by sea due ...

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Brexit trade agreement on track for approval by European Parliament

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Committees of the European Parliament handling relations with Britain have approved the EU-UK post-Brexit trade and cooperation deal, ...


After 20,000 servers hacked, all U.S. agencies ordered to use patches

WASHINGTON D.C.: All U.S. government agencies have been directed to install patches on Microsoft software to prevent hacking into emails.The ...


Take trains, not flights, French parliament to tell travelers

PARIS, France: French lawmakers are expected to approve a ban on any domestic flight that can be covered by train ...


NASA awaits software update before Mars helicopter takes off

ORLANDO, Florida: A software problem has caused NASA to delay the first helicopter flight on Mars.When Perseverance, the Mars rover, ...


U.S. deepens ties with Taiwan following Chinese threats

BEIJING, China: Following increasing Chinese military activity around Taiwan, the U.S. State Department has announced it would deepen relations with ...


Investigation underway into mass shooting near Indianapolis Airport

INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana - At least eight people, including 2 teenagers, have been shot dead by a lone gunman at a ...


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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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