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Mets' Kevin Pillar has multiple nasal fractures after HBP

New York Mets outfielder Kevin Pillar sustained multiple nasal fractures after being hit by a pitch, the team announced Tuesday ...


Giants' Anthony DeSclafani to take on Reds, his former team

The San Francisco Giants hope to continue the good vibes of their Reds reunion tour on Tuesday night in the ...


MLB roundup: Albert Pujols hits RBI single in Dodgers' debut

Walker Buehler gave up one hit over seven scoreless innings and Albert Pujols drove in the eventual game-winning run in ...


MLB roundup: Mets' Kevin Pillar OK after hit in face by pitch

Tomas Nido had three hits and scored two runs to help the New York Mets defeat the host Atlanta Braves ...


Giants hit three homers, hold on to beat Reds

Wilmer Flores, Mike Yastrzemski and Mauricio Dubon homered, and Logan Webb scattered six hits over six shutout innings to lead ...


Mets' Kevin Pillar exits after hit in face by pitch

Mets right fielder Kevin Pillar left New York's Monday game at Atlanta after he was hit in the face by ...


Patriots re-sign QB Brian Hoyer on 1-year deal

Quarterback Brian Hoyer re-signed with the New England Patriots, his representatives announced Monday. NFL.com reported that it was a one-year ...


Sinatraa receives 6-month Valorant suspension

Riot suspended Jay "Sinatraa" Won from Valorant competitive play for six months Monday, saying he did not cooperate with an ...


Giants claim OF Braden Bishop off waivers

The San Francisco Giants claimed outfielder Braden Bishop off waivers from the Seattle Mariners on Monday. The Mariners designated the ...


WR Marqise Lee signs one-year contract with 49ers

The San Francisco 49ers signed free-agent wide receiver Marqise Lee to a one-year contract, the team announced Monday. The 49ers ...


Report: WR Marqise Lee to sign with 49ers

The San Francisco 49ers are signing free-agent wide receiver Marqise Lee after a weekend tryout, NFL Network reported Monday. A ...


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U.S. to boost manufacturing of chips to lessen Chinese influence

WASHINGTON D.C.: In response to the shortage of semiconductor chips, which has temporarily closed some U.S. auto plants, news reports ...

These men were executed for selling hard currency in the USSR

Some considered them "enemies of the people", while others saw them as victims of an illegal execution. And, in the ...

Red Bulls, USMNT D Aaron Long (Achilles) out for season

New York Red Bulls and United States Men's National Team defender Aaron Long will miss the remainder of the MLS ...

Mets' Kevin Pillar has multiple nasal fractures after HBP

New York Mets outfielder Kevin Pillar sustained multiple nasal fractures after being hit by a pitch, the team announced Tuesday ...

Kosovo Police Seize Record Cocaine Haul Worth $24 Million

Kosovo police have seized a record 400 kilograms of cocaine concealed in a shipment of meat from Brazil and arrested ...

North Macedonia Declares Russian Diplomat Persona Non Grata

SKOPJE -- North Macedonia has declared a Russian diplomat persona non grata and communicated the decision to Moscow earlier this ...

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Asian stocks advance as U.S. dollar gets crushed

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks on Asian markets roared ahead on Tuesday, with the region seeing across-the-board gains.The moves came ...

Greek mainland, islands reopen to tourists following Covid shutdown

ATHENS, Greece: After being locked down during the Coronavirus pandemic, Greece has again opened its borders to tourism.Greece has also ...

Taiwan warns international money not safe in Hong Kong

TAIPEI, Taiwan: Taiwan said on May 15 that Hong Kong's freezing the assets of jailed media tycoon Jimmy Lai was ...

Wall Street opens new week with moderate losses

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were on the defensive on Monday following the release of disappointing economic data.The ...

U.S. inspecting wire failure on Boeing 737 following Indonesian crash

WASHINGTON D.C.: Operators of Boeing 737 Classic aircraft have been ordered to check for possible wire failures, following an investigation ...

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770 barges backed up on Mississippi River due to damaged bridge

MEMPHIS, Tennessee: Some 770 barges on the lower Mississippi River have backed up due to a damaged bridge near Memphis, ...


As Covid crisis lessens, face masks no longer needed at federal parks

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced this week that hundreds of millions of visitors to ...


Palestinians bearing brunt of hostilities, Israel gets foreign backing

GAZA, Palestinian territories - The death toll in Gaza and Israel since hostilities surged on Monday of last week, has ...


Irish health department hit with ransomware attack

DUBLIN, May 16 (Xinhua) -- Ireland's Department of Health has been under a ransomware attack similar to that recently launched ...


U.S. to boost manufacturing of chips to lessen Chinese influence

WASHINGTON D.C.: In response to the shortage of semiconductor chips, which has temporarily closed some U.S. auto plants, news reports ...


Polish bars celebrate reopening after end of Covid restrictions

WARSAW, Poland: Poles celebrated on the weekend as restaurants and bars opened outdoor dining for the first time in over ...


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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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