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334 U.S. nationwide labor strikes in 2021 so far

WALNUT CREEK, California -- Labor protests and strikes are on the upswing this fall, compared with 2020 when everyone hunkered ...


Parents of Michigan School Shooting Suspect Arrested

The parents of a teenager accused of fatally shooting four of his classmates at a Michigan high school last week ...


Spurs knock off Warriors, run winning streak to 4

Derrick White scored 25 points, including a 3-pointer and three free throws in the game's final 1:44, as the visiting ...


Explainer: How Unusual to Charge Parents in School Shooting

Guns used in U.S. school shootings have often come from the homes of young perpetrators, but parents are rarely charged ...


Parents of suspected school shooter caught after manhunt

The parents of the 15-year-old suspect in the Oxford High School shooting have been apprehended, following the extensive search enacted ...


Fresh off eclipsing Suns, Warriors set sights on Spurs

The Golden State Warriors will be riding high after a huge win when they host the surging San Antonio Spurs ...


NBA roundup: Stephen Curry, Warriors halt Suns' 18-game win streak

The Golden State Warriors ended the Phoenix Suns' 18-game winning streak and reclaimed the top spot in the Western Conference ...


Parents of Michigan high school shooting suspect return home after 'be on the lookout' alert

Michigan [US], December 4 (ANI): The parents of the Michigan high school shooting suspect have returned to Oakland county after ...


Parents of US Teen Accused in Deadly School Shooting Face Charges

Police in the U.S. Midwestern state of Michigan say they are searching for the parents of a teenager charged with ...


Parents of US Michigan high school shooter charged with involuntary manslaughter

Chicago [US], December 4 (ANI/Xinhua): Parents of the 15-year-old boy accused of killing four students and injuring seven at Oxford ...


Parents of Michigan school shooting suspect charged

Prosecutors have filed involuntary manslaughter charges against the parents of a 15-year-old suspect in a Michigan high school shooting, in ...


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US man sentenced to prison for buying luxury auto with Covid funds

HOUSTON, Texas: On Monday, a Texas man, Lee Price III, was sentenced to over nine years in prison after fraudulently ...

Two-thirds of American voters want rich to pay tax on stock gains

AUSTIN, Texas -- Nearly seven in ten Americans say billionaires are not paying their fair share in taxes, according to ...

California refining more than 50% of oil from Amazon rainforests

LOS ANGELES -- California-based facilities are refining half of all the oil drilled in the Amazon rainforests, according to a ...

334 U.S. nationwide labor strikes in 2021 so far

WALNUT CREEK, California -- Labor protests and strikes are on the upswing this fall, compared with 2020 when everyone hunkered ...

Bulls face Nuggets with eye on top spot in East

Short on rotation players but not on resolve, the streaking Chicago Bulls shook off an 11-point third-quarter deficit to defeat ...

Bob Dole, Longtime US Republican Figure, Dies at 98

WASHINGTON - Bob Dole, a severely wounded U.S. soldier left for dead on a World War II battlefield and who ...

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GM cathode battery plant seeks to lower cost of electric car batteries

DETROIT, Michigan: General Motors has announced that it will construct a new cathode factory in North America for its electric ...

Capital One takes lead among major bank by ending overdraft fees

MCLEAN, Virginia: Capital One bank has announced plans to cancel overdraft fees early next year, and becoming the largest bank ...

BMW new XM hybrid concept vehicle to begin production in 2022

MUNICH, Germany: Automaker BMW has announced the launch of its new concept plug-in hybrid electric vehicle, the first M class ...

To end chip shortage, build U.S. factories, says White House

DETROIT, Michigan: Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo visited Detroit to highlight the urgent need to manufacture semiconductor chips in the United ...

Brit Air halts Hong Kong flights as China forces crews to quarantine

LONDON, England: British Airways has suspended flights to Hong Kong, after its crew members were reported to have been forced ...

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Mexican gang crashes into prison, flees with nine inmates

MEXICO CITY, Mexico: A Mexican gang crashed vehicles into a Mexican jail this week, in a successful bid to free ...


Laos-China railway begins operating in December

VIENTIANE, Laos: A railway connecting Laos and China will begin operations, though significantly adding to Laos' debt burden.The railway line, ...


Robot company will pay $200,000 for human faces for use on robots

PERM KRAI, Russia: Tech company Promobot is planning the launch of a new line of human-looking robots, but first they ...


Man discovers rare deep sea fish on San Diego beach

SAN DIEGO, California: Californian Jay Beiler was recently walking on San Diego's Black's Beach when he saw a disturbing-looking fish ...


US man sentenced to prison for buying luxury auto with Covid funds

HOUSTON, Texas: On Monday, a Texas man, Lee Price III, was sentenced to over nine years in prison after fraudulently ...


One-third sized Taj Mahal built by Indian as home for wife

NEW DELHI, India: An Indian man, Anand Prakash Chouksey, 52, has built a smaller replica of the famed 17th century ...


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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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