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Widow of slain Robert Kennedy said assassin should not be released

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Ethel Kennedy, the widow of the late Robert F. Kennedy, said Sirhan Sirhan, who was ...


A's trying luck with Daulton Jefferies vs. Angels

The Oakland Athletics have decided to go with a "fresh arm" in Saturday night's game against the Los Angeles Angels ...


Athletics rally, edge Angels 5-4

The Oakland A's rallied from an early deficit and beat the Los Angeles Angels 5-4 Friday night in Anaheim, Calif., ...


Angels' Shohei Ohtani will pitch vs. A's on Sunday

One day after it appeared Shohei Ohtani might be done as a pitcher for the season, the Los Angeles Angels ...


Jarred Kelenic slugs pair of homers as Mariners top Royals

Jarred Kelenic hit a pair of two-run home runs as the Seattle Mariners defeated the host Kansas City Royals 6-2 ...


Astros activate C Jason Castro (knee) from IL

The Houston Astros activated veteran catcher Jason Castro from the 10-day injured list prior to Friday night's game against the ...


Brandon Bielak to get first start as Astros host D-backs

Rookie right-hander Luis Garcia came through Thursday when the Houston Astros experienced yet another rotation setback. Garcia allowed just one ...


Ohtani will hit, not pitch, for Angels against A's

Shohei Ohtani was scheduled to start on the mound for the Los Angeles Angels on Friday against the Oakland A's ...


MLB roundup: Phillies escape 7-run hole, beat Cubs by 9

Bryce Harper belted a three-run homer to highlight his three-hit performance as the host Philadelphia Phillies overcame a seven-run deficit ...


Astros wrap up series with rout of Rangers

Carlos Correa keyed a seven-run fourth inning with a three-run home run as the Houston Astros rolled to a 12-1 ...


Bradley Pinion Named NFC Special Teams Player of the Week

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Punter Bradley Pinion's field-position dominance in the Bucs' Week One win over Dallas has earned him the ...


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U.S. Army four star general in firing line

Washington's quasi-official court stenographer, Bob Woodward, has just published another "insider" DC account, which he co-authored with the journalist and ...

Indiana hospitals canceling procedures to make room for Covid patients

INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana: Hospitals in Indiana are still reeling from the recent spurt in new Delta Covid cases across the state.According ...

Community schooling making inroads in rural America

The often hidden reality of rural schools in America is that a higher percentage of students in rural areas live ...

Trial begins for parents in college admissions bribery scandal

BOSTON, Massachusetts: The first trial in a wide ranging college admissions corruption case is underway in Boston's federal court, more ...

Children's Covid vaccine could begin in October, says U.S.

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Leading U.S. health officials have said the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine could be authorized to be administered to children ...

After Covid lockdown, U.S. Supreme Court to resume in-person arguments

WASHINGTON D.C.: At the start of its new session on 4th October, the Supreme Court will again hear in-person oral ...

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With new Covid rules, U.S. to allow entry to international visitors

WASHINGTON D.C.: A senior White House advisor has said that the Biden administration is considering mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations and contact ...

Boeing: Domestic air travel recovering, international remains slow

CHICAGO, Illinois: The airline industry is showing signs of recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, Boeing said on Tuesday, predicting rising ...

For first time since March 2020, Broadway theaters reopen

New York City, New York: The largest musicals on Broadway returned on this week, after the COVID-19 pandemic forced them ...

Saudi A., like China, ends Brazil meat imports over Mad Cow findings

BRASILIA, Brazil: Brazil's Agriculture Ministry announced that beef imports from some Brazilian meatpackers were suspended by Saudi Arabia after the ...

Majority of Japanese companies say business to recover in 2021

TOKYO, Japan: A survey by Reuters found that most Japanese companies believe the recovery of the country's economy has reached ...

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Sequoia National Park still safe, but wildfires approaching

SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK, California: Sequoia National Park and its namesake gigantic trees could be threatened by two large forest fires ...


Crisis strikes Idaho hospitals as Covid cases fill beds, ICUs

BOISE, Idaho: Public health officials in Idaho have warned that they will need to impose an emergency-level rationing of care ...


Lithuania building fence to stop migrants from Belarus

VILNIUS, Lithuania: Lithuania's government said work on the first section of a fence along its 420-mile border with Belarus, which ...


UK budget will not include funds for Scotland-Northern Ireland tunnel

LONDON, England: A proposed 21-mile undersea tunnel to link Scotland and Northern Ireland will not be funded, according to British ...


North Korea unveils cruise missile, adding to its arsenal

SEOUL, South Korea: North Korea successfully tested a new long-range cruise missile, which is thought by analysts to potentially be ...


U.S. Army four star general in firing line

Washington's quasi-official court stenographer, Bob Woodward, has just published another "insider" DC account, which he co-authored with the journalist and ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

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