Sun, 29 May 2022

Air Travelers Face Cancellations Over Memorial Day Weekend

NEW YORK - Airline travelers are not only facing sticker shock this Memorial Day weekend, the kickoff to the summer ...

Arkansas F Jaylin Williams to remain in NBA draft

Arkansas forward Jaylin Williams said Saturday he will forgo his remaining college eligibility and remain in the 2022 NBA Draft. ...

Austin FC look for another L.A. win against Galaxy

Austin FC will look to continue their strong second season in Major League Soccer with a second win in Southern ...

Royals star Salvador Perez (thumb) activated off IL

Kansas City Royals star catcher Salvador Perez was activated from the 10-day injured list prior to Saturday's game against the ...

Jimmy Butler leads Heat into Game 7 clash vs. Celtics

Jimmy Butler put on a show for the ages with the Miami Heat facing elimination. He may have to deliver ...

Braves call up No. 1 prospect Michael Harris II

The Atlanta Braves selected the contract of Michael Harris II, their top prospect, and he'll start in center field on ...

Tommy Pham suspended 3 games for slapping Joc Pederson

Major League Baseball issued a three-game suspension to Cincinnati Reds outfielder Tommy Pham on Saturday for "inappropriate conduct" during his ...

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 ...

Germany, US to strengthen climate and energy partnership

Berlin [Germany], May 28 (ANI/Xinhua): Germany and the United States have signed a joint declaration for climate and energy partnership. ...

White Sox designate P Dallas Keuchel for assignment

The Chicago White Sox designated veteran left-hander Dallas Keuchel for assignment on Saturday. A former American League Cy Young Award ...

Short-handed Storm look to extend Liberty's 6-game slide

The Seattle Storm survived a hit to their depth because of a big performance by Breanna Stewart on Friday. The ...

Tourists return to Tunisia after prolonged COVID-19 lockdown

© Provided by Xinhua As more international visitors are returning, Tunisia, a country with "Africa at its most Mediterranean and ...

Slumping Mercury aim to halt slide vs. Dream

The Phoenix Mercury and Atlanta Dream are looking to get back on track Sunday afternoon when they meet in College ...

Kanye West raps about custody battle with Kim Kardashian in new song

Washington [US], May 28 (ANI): American rapper and record producer Kanye West, in a new song, has rapped that he ...

Harvey Weinstein contemplating legal action over self-published memoir

Washington [US], May 28 (ANI): Disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein's team is considering legal action after a self-published tome about ...

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 ...

Angels 3B Anthony Rendon (wrist) lands on 10-day IL

The Los Angeles Angels placed third baseman Anthony Rendon on the 10-day injured list with wrist inflammation. An MRI exam ...

Fruits and vegetables play important role in ADHD symptoms in kids

Colombo (Ohio) [US], May 28 (ANI): Children who eat fruits and vegetables have less inattention, according to a recent study. ...

Native Americans Confront Racism in South Dakota

WASHINGTON - "No wonder those four great Americans seem so sad as they look down from Mount Rushmore," Denver Post ...

Russia Announces Capture of Strategic Railway Town in Eastern Ukraine

Russia's military says it has taken the eastern Ukrainian town of Lyman, a key railway hub in the Donetsk region. ...

India's 'Act East', 'Neighbourhood First' policies to have impact beyond South Asia: Jaishankar

Guwahati (Assam) [India], May 28 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Saturday said that the coming together of India's ...

Chinese company brings "new hope" to Egypt's animal farming

© Provided by Xinhua Through New Hope, China has contributed to the development of Egypt's animal husbandry industry, which really ...

War In Ukraine Causes Global Food Shortage

Russia's invasion of Ukraine has had economic repercussions around the world, and it's creating a food shortage. Russia and Ukraine ...

G-7 Pledges Put Coal on Notice, Could Boost Climate Aid

BERLIN - Officials from the Group of Seven wealthy nations announced Friday that they will aim to largely end greenhouse ...

At Least a Dozen Journalists Held in Ethiopia Crackdown

Nairobi, Kenya - At least a dozen journalists have been detained in a wave of arrests in Ethiopia, media workers ...

Angels might be without Shohei Ohtani vs. Blue Jays

The Los Angeles Angels and Toronto Blue Jays will meet Saturday night in Anaheim, Calif., in the third game of ...

Keeping Uygur musical heritage alive

© Provided by Xinhua URUMQI, May 28 (Xinhua) -- Art center director Rehman Ablimit enjoys his daily routine of leading ...

Biden says North Korea joined US sanctions against Russia

Washington [US], May 28 (ANI/Sputnik): US President Joe Biden said on Friday that North Korea has supported the United States' ...

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 ...

When gun lobby NRA meets protests days after Uvalde school shooting

© Provided by Xinhua "In the nation's bitter divide over guns, the tale of two Americas was on vivid display ...

Chinese food security push poses threat to US report

A new government report claims Beijing's agricultural policies could be dangerous for AmericansChina's efforts to achieve food security represent a ...

Marlins' Sandy Alcantara looks to reel in win vs. Braves

Sandy Alcantara, the established ace of the Miami pitching staff, will be matched up against a rookie trying to hold ...

Dodgers look to continue dominance over D-backs

The Arizona Diamondbacks have been a pleasant surprise early this season, but they're receiving a rude reminder about the National ...

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 ...

Royals' Brady Singer is back in tune ahead of start vs. Twins

Brady Singer has been almost untouchable since his return to the Kansas City Royals. He will look for his third ...

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Romania to continue flying MIG-21 fighters until 2023

BUCHAREST, Romania: Romania's defense ministry has said that it will continue flying its remaining MiG-21 Lancer fighter jets until May ...

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 ...

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