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Agent: Raiders sign journeyman WR Jordan Veasy

The Las Vegas Raiders are signing journeyman wide receiver Jordan Veasy, the player's agency announced Friday. Overtime Sports Management Group ...


What makes us subconsciously mimic the accents of others in conversation

Have you ever caught yourself talking a little bit differently after listening to someone with a distinctive way of speaking?Perhaps ...


WHO to convene emergency meeting over monkeypox outbreak

Washington [US], May 20 (ANI): The World Health Organization (WHO) has decided to convene an emergency meeting of experts to ...


Biden to Highlight US Chip Production in South Korea

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - President Joe Biden opens his trip to Asia with a focus on the U.S. tech sector, ...


Bullpens are rested as Astros, Rangers continue series

Astros left-hander Framber Valdez entered Thursday trailing only Justin Verlander on the Houston staff in innings pitched, having worked at ...


US buys millions of vaccine doses for new virus

Officials have rushed to secure vaccines as cases of the rare monkeypox virus continue to crop up in the US ...


MLB roundup: Trevor Story's 3 HRs, 7 RBIs lead Red Sox's rout

Trevor Story went 4-for-4 with three home runs, seven RBIs and five runs as the Boston Red Sox beat the ...


Astros maintain home mastery of Rangers

Framber Valdez recorded his fifth consecutive quality start and the Houston Astros extended a pair of winning streaks with a ...


Nestor Cortes seeks more success as Yankees host White Sox

After another impressive outing, Nestor Cortes was modest when asked about being one of the best pitchers in the game ...


Biden Supports Sweden's, Finland's Bids to Join NATO

U.S. President Joe Biden on Thursday enthusiastically welcomed Sweden's and Finland's bids to join the NATO security alliance - moves ...


MLB roundup: Pete Alonso's walk-off HR lifts Mets over Cards in 10

Pete Alonso belted a walk-off two-run homer in the 10th inning on Thursday for the host New York Mets, who ...


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One dead as single-engine plane crashes on Miami bridge

MIAMI, Florida: Local media reported that one person was killed and five were injured when a small plane crashed on ...

Sri Lanka: Central Bank to impose laws forbidding the possession of foreign currency notes

Colombo [Sri Lanka], May 20 (ANI/Xinhua): The Central Bank of Sri Lanka on Friday declared that Sri Lanka would soon ...

Fusion, Charge, Spark open with wins at Kickoff Clash qualifiers

The Philadelphia Fusion, Guangzhou Charge and Hangzhou Spark each posted wins Friday in their opening-round matches of the East division ...

Sky activate 2021 Finals MVP Kahleah Copper

The Chicago Sky activated All-Star guard Kahleah Copper on Friday. The 2021 WNBA Finals MVP will make her season debut ...

China diversifies options for retirement planning

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, May 20 (Xinhua) -- Savings accounts, wealth management products and a private pension scheme are ...

Study sheds light on the longevity of immune response to COVID-19

Washington [US], May 20 (ANI): By pooling studies from eight cohorts across the United States, a group of researchers accelerated ...

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EU heads tell Ukraine military supplies will continue

BRUSSELS, Belgium: European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell has said that the bloc would ensure Ukraine that it has ...

Turkish lira falls another 2%, at lowest since December

ISTANBUL, Turkey: As state lenders reduced the amount of dollar sales to prop up the currency for the ninth consecutive ...

Falling sales causes Forbes to drop Samsung on list of tech companies

SEOUL, South Korea: Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics fell two places in Forbes' rankings of the World's Largest Tech Companies ...

Soccer players arrested in League of Ireland match fixing probe

LIMERICK, Ireland: Current and former soccer players were among ten suspects arrested this week in Limerick in connection with an ...

Warm water dwarf sperm whale dies off Ireland's Glengarriff, Co Cork

DUBLIN, Ireland: Officials have confirmed that the first dwarf sperm whale has washed up on the shores of Ireland.The announcement ...

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Bush laments "wholly unjustified and brutal invasion"

Former U.S. President George W. Bush has made an embarrassing mistake in criticizing Russian President Vladimir Putin over his decision ...


Braking problems cause Mercedes-Benz to issue do-not-drive order

ATLANTA, Georgia: Mercedes-Benz USA has requested drivers to stop driving some of their autos immediately due to braking problems.The announcement ...


Fusion, Charge, Spark open with wins at Kickoff Clash qualifiers

The Philadelphia Fusion, Guangzhou Charge and Hangzhou Spark each posted wins Friday in their opening-round matches of the East division ...


Agent: Raiders sign journeyman WR Jordan Veasy

The Las Vegas Raiders are signing journeyman wide receiver Jordan Veasy, the player's agency announced Friday. Overtime Sports Management Group ...


What makes us subconsciously mimic the accents of others in conversation

Have you ever caught yourself talking a little bit differently after listening to someone with a distinctive way of speaking?Perhaps ...


WHO to convene emergency meeting over monkeypox outbreak

Washington [US], May 20 (ANI): The World Health Organization (WHO) has decided to convene an emergency meeting of experts to ...


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