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U.S. Senate votes 78-20 to confirm Thomas-Greenfield as UN ambassador

WASHINGTON DC: - Career foreign service diplomat Linda Thomas-Greenfield was approved to become U.S. ambassador to the United Nations this ...


Improvements seen, but 8.7 million Texans still boiling water

Some 8.7 million Texans remain under orders to boil their water before drinking or cooking with it, following a massive ...


MLS' Sacramento team on hold after investor exits

The fate of Major League Soccer's Sacramento expansion franchise is uncertain after the team's lead investor pulled out on Friday. ...


Biden Visits Texas to Survey Storm Damage

U.S. President Joe Biden visits the state of Texas on Friday to survey the extensive damage caused by a severe ...


Texans release RB Duke Johnson

Running back Duke Johnson was released by the Houston Texans on Friday. According to multiple reports, Johnson was let go ...


Asia markets tumble as rate hike fears take hold

The rollout of vaccines, slowing of infections and Joe Biden's impending huge US stimulus are proving to be a double-edged ...


Federal judge in Texas strikes down US Covid-19 eviction moratorium

US District Judge J Campbell Barker rules that a moratorium on evictions was unconstitutional.US landlords challenged the CDC evictions freeze ...


No. 14 Texas, No. 18 Texas Tech ready for showdown

When the Big 12 Conference came out with its makeup schedule for the final week of the regular season, No. ...


No. 3 Michigan handles No. 9 Iowa in key Big Ten battle

Franz Wagner scored a season-high 21 points, leading third-ranked Michigan to a 79-57 win over ninth-ranked Iowa in a Big ...


Report: Texans will not use franchise tag on Will Fuller

The Houston Texans will not place a franchise tag on wide receiver Will Fuller, likely prompting his departure via free ...


Deshaun the Dolphin? Miami favored to acquire Texans' QB

With Deshaun Watson reportedly telling new coach David Culley that he has no intention of playing for the Houston Texans ...


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Bill to Curb "Broken Promises" on MD Plan to Widen Beltway, I-270

ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - Maryland lawmakers and environmental groups rallied Wednesday for new legislation they say would improve the process of ...

Supreme Court ruling exacerbates Trump's legal issues

NEW YORK, New York - Like a mob boss looking for payback, Donald Trump wanted the Supreme Court to do ...

Struggling Sharks return to action at home against Blues

The San Jose Sharks will return from their brief pandemic pause to host the St. Louis Blues Saturday night. The ...

No. 21 Loyola Chicago keeps MVC pace, downs Southern Illinois

Reserve Marquise Kennedy scored 16 points Friday night and Braden Norris added 13 as No. 21 Loyola Chicago maintained its ...

Woods in 'good spirits' after successful treatment

Los Angeles [USA], February 27 (ANI): Golf legend Tiger Woods, who was involved in a single-car accident, is recovering after ...

Wild earn 5th straight victory, snap Kings' win streak

Cam Talbot made 27 saves to help the Minnesota Wild beat Los Angeles Kings 3-1 on Friday night in Minneapolis. ...

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75% reduction in COVID infections among Irish health care workers

The number of healthcare workers contracting the COVID virus has dropped sharply in Ireland since the start of administering vaccines.Fewer ...

Macquarie profits up by $317 million due to Texas deep freeze

The winter storms that have swept across the U.S., particularly Texas, upending the energy market and knocking out power for ...

EU expects Navalny sanctions for Russians to be ready next week

BRUSSELS, Belgium - In a largely symbolic move, foreign ministers of the European Union agreed this week to sanction four ...

Boost in supplies seen as Covid vaccine stocks fall short of promises

WASHINGTON, DC - Moderna has announced, following approval by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, that it will place 15 ...

Musk's loss of $30 billion drops him from world's richest person

Tesla founder Elon Musk is no longer the richest person on earth after his stock portfolio tumbled 6 percent on ...

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Texas hearings to focus on failures that left people without power

AUSTIN, Texas: Texas lawmakers have begun hearings into the causes of the enormous power outages that plagued Texas residents at ...


U.S. Senate votes 78-20 to confirm Thomas-Greenfield as UN ambassador

WASHINGTON DC: - Career foreign service diplomat Linda Thomas-Greenfield was approved to become U.S. ambassador to the United Nations this ...


Macquarie profits up by $317 million due to Texas deep freeze

The winter storms that have swept across the U.S., particularly Texas, upending the energy market and knocking out power for ...


Improvements seen, but 8.7 million Texans still boiling water

Some 8.7 million Texans remain under orders to boil their water before drinking or cooking with it, following a massive ...


Texas recovering from freezing winter, looks to begin pumping oil

Oil prices climbed again on Tuesday after a jump in the morning session, holding near a 13-month high, due to ...


Nets look to extend win streak vs. visiting Mavs

The last time the Brooklyn Nets won nine in a row, it was part of a franchise-record-tying, 14-game winning streak ...


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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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