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Nearly two thirds of U.S. restaurant closures will be permanent

SAN FRANCISCO, California, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) -- About 60 percent of U.S. business closures since March are permanent, indicating the ...

Tens of millions of Americans falling victim to student loan traps

The democratic principle of tuition-free education pre-dates the founding of the United States. The first public primary education was offered ...

Houston, Minnesota meet, both look to rebound

After having its six-match unbeaten streak snapped with a 2-1 Texas Derby loss at FC Dallas, the Houston Dynamo host ...

Rays OF Meadows lands on IL with oblique strain

Austin Meadow's forgettable 2020 season continued to provide more disappointment as the Tampa Bay Rays outfielder was placed on the ...

A's send minor leaguers to Rangers to complete Minor deal

The Oakland Athletics sent outfielder Marcus Smith and infielder Dustin Harris to the Texas Rangers to complete their acquisition of ...

2020 Maui Invitational officially moved to North Carolina

The 2020 Maui Invitational is moving from the beach to the mountains. Organizers announced Friday that Asheville, N.C., will host ...

Baylor-Houston among two games called off for Saturday

Houston and Baylor will not meet Saturday in a game the teams added to their schedules just last week. Additionally, ...

Swole Patrol roster disbands after just two months

The roster for Swole Patrol's Counter-Strike: Global Offensive team has disbanded after spending just over two months together. Jordan "Zellsis" ...

MLB reports two positive tests at alternate site

Major League Baseball's weekly COVID-19 testing report revealed two positive tests, both from one unspecified team's alternate training site, MLB ...

Duplantis vaults into history and gives athletics a new star

Armand Duplantis has pole-vaulted into history aged just 20, eclipsing the outdoor world record of Sergey Bubka that has stood ...

Trump's appeals to white anxiety are not 'dog whistles' - they're racism

President Donald Trump's rhetoric is often referred to as "dog whistle politics."In politician speak, a dog whistle is language that ...

Angels rookie aims to keep streak against Rangers

Jared Walsh might just be the best thing that happened to the Los Angeles Angels in 2020. The rookie first ...

Rays continue push toward AL East title against Orioles

The Tampa Bay Rays are making a run at the American League East title, and their lead is up to ...

UN urges solidarity, cooperation as global COVID-19 cases top 30 million

A Palestinian artist paints a mural in the southern Gaza Strip city of Rafah, on Sept. 13, 2020. (Photo by ...

Mayer, 17, foils Playoff drivers with win at Bristol

A 17-year-old stole the thunder from the Playoff drivers at Thunder Valley. Driving in a part-time role for GMS Racing, ...

Valdez stifles Rangers as Astros reach .500

Framber Valdez matched his career high for strikeouts, Kyle Tucker slugged a two-run home run and the Houston Astros claimed ...

Pirates end 8-game skid with win over Cardinals

Gregory Polanco hit a three-run homer and left-hander Steven Brault pitched his first career complete game Thursday night as the ...

Trump extends wishes to PM Modi on his 70th birthday

Washington [US], September 18 (ANI): US President Donald Trump on Thursday (local time) wished Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his ...

Saudi oil minister urges compliance with OPEC+ cuts

Saudi Arabia's energy minister on Thursday pressed oil cartel OPEC and its allies to comply fully with production cuts amid ...

Report: Chiefs, Texans players test negative after opener

The 2020 NFL opener between the Kansas City Chiefs and Houston Texans did not result in any positive COVID-19 tests ...

Texans targeting 15K fans for Oct. 4 game vs. Vikings

The Houston Texans are seeking approval from city and county officials to have 15,000 fans at NRG Stadium, beginning with ...

Chiefs, Texans reportedly all test negative after opener

The 2020 NFL opener between the Kansas City Chiefs and Houston Texans did not result in any positive COVID-19 tests ...

Researchers suggest friends, not family key to human happiness

Texas [USA], September 17 (ANI): Think spending time with your kids and spouse is the key to your happiness? You ...

6 ways mail-in ballots are protected from fraud

Voter fraud is very rare, whether people vote in person or by mail. That much is clear from a large ...

Astros, Rangers set to compete in rubber match

The Houston Astros will host the Texas Rangers in the rubber match of a three-game series Thursday. Left-hander Framber Valdez ...

Gibson's gem fuels Rangers past Astros, 1-0

Joey Gallo delivered a two-out, two-strike RBI double in the ninth inning to support the first career shutout by veteran ...

Late for Work 9/18: Pundits Near Unanimous in Ravens vs. Texans Picks

Kevin Eck Pundits Near Unanimous in Ravens vs. Texans PicksWhat was expected to be a shootout between the Ravens and ...

Friday Update: "Great opportunity" for Wingard

John Oehser JACKSONVILLE - Whatever you call him, call this a big deal.Andrew Wingard - he of many nicknames - ...

McCarthy: Trevon Diggs Has Earned Starting Job

Rob Phillips FRISCO, Texas - Second-round pick Trevon Diggs started at cornerback in his NFL debut against the Rams, and ...

Writer's Blocks: Sometimes, Overreacting Is OK

David Helman FRISCO, Texas - Funny how 60 minutes of football can change nine months of narrative.What's that old quote ...

Dak Wants To Take More Advantage Of Deep Balls

David Helman FRISCO, Texas - Dak Prescott noticed it, too.For all the hype about the Cowboys' passing attack this offseason, ...

The Ravens are talking about the Texans | Enemy Intel

Houston Texans Staff The Texans (0-1) host the Ravens (1-0) on Sunday at 3:25 p.m. CT inside NRG Stadium. Baltimore's ...

Home Openers for the Books| Daily Brew

John Harris The Texans' home opener will take place this Sunday at 3:25 PM and that's sort of a minor ...

News & Notes: Matt Skura Says Knee Feels Great After Return

Clifton Brown Returning to the starting lineup Week 1 after his serious knee injury in 2019 was an emotional experience ...

Tyre Phillips Went From the Marching Band to NFL Starter

Ryan Mink Rookie Tyre Phillips is the Ravens' new starting right guard, stepping into the footsteps of legendary blocker Marshal ...

The Blitz: Ereck Flowers Back in His Own Backyard

Travis Wingfield September 18, 2020The Dolphins are back on the practice field today installing final preparations for Week 2 and ...

Reader: 'That Can't Happen,' As Browns Bury Bengals On Ground

Geoff Hobson You've got to remember. In the 62 games Bengals nose tackle D.J. Reader played for the Texans before ...

"He's My Angel Forever"

With the Seahawks hosting the Patriots in an empty CenturyLink Field on Sunday night, Pete Carroll suggested that maybe fans ...

Liberty White Out on tap for Sunday at NRG Stadium

Houston Texans Staff Sunday is Liberty White Out at NRG Stadium. It's presented by BHP, and the Texans will don ...

Rookie changes, Battle Red Day & more | Dear Drew

Drew Dougherty Drew Dougherty has been the host of Texans TV since 2009. He answers fan questions regularly. If you ...

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National Football League celebrates centenary

The lack of grandeur is startling now, the two yellowed, typewritten pages chronicling a small after-hours business meeting bearing no ...

Nearly two thirds of U.S. restaurant closures will be permanent

SAN FRANCISCO, California, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) -- About 60 percent of U.S. business closures since March are permanent, indicating the ...

Tens of millions of Americans falling victim to student loan traps

The democratic principle of tuition-free education pre-dates the founding of the United States. The first public primary education was offered ...

Houston, Minnesota meet, both look to rebound

After having its six-match unbeaten streak snapped with a 2-1 Texas Derby loss at FC Dallas, the Houston Dynamo host ...

Unheralded Stars ready for Lightning in Final

No sense stopping now. That is the mindset of the Dallas Stars as they ready to face the Tampa Bay ...

Rays OF Meadows lands on IL with oblique strain

Austin Meadow's forgettable 2020 season continued to provide more disappointment as the Tampa Bay Rays outfielder was placed on the ...

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