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Warriors slow Luka Doncic, rout Mavs in Game 1

Stephen Curry led a high-percentage attack with 21 points and the Golden State Warriors dominated the visiting Dallas Mavericks on ...


NBA announces All-Rookie first, second teams

Scottie Barnes of the Toronto Raptors, Cade Cunningham of the Detroit Pistons and Evan Mobley of the Cleveland Cavaliers each ...


Luis Arraez, Gary Sanchez power Twins' win over A's

Luis Arraez went 3-for-5 with two RBIs and four runs scored and Gary Sanchez drove in three runs as the ...


Mavs underdogs at Warriors but odds shorten ahead of Game 1

Luka Doncic and the Dallas Mavericks will be looking to continue their regular-season mastery of Stephen Curry and the Golden ...


Twins reinstate SS Carlos Correa from injured list

The Minnesota Twins reinstated shortstop Carlos Correa from the 10-day injured list before Wednesday's road game against the Oakland Athletics. ...


Carlos Correa likely to return as Twins face Athletics

The Minnesota Twins are expected to have both Byron Buxton and Carlos Correa back in the lineup when they face ...


MLB roundup: Astros hit record-tying 5 HRs in one inning

Kyle Tucker punctuated his second career multi-homer game with his second career grand slam as the Houston Astros matched a ...


Athletics' offense awakens in win over Twins

Kevin Smith belted a two-run homer and Sean Murphy had a two-run single as the Oakland Athletics snapped a three-game ...


Twins reinstate Dylan Bundy, DFA Jharel Cotton

The Minnesota Twins on Tuesday reinstated Dylan Bundy from the COVID-19 injured list and designated fellow right-hander Jharel Cotton for ...


Carlos Correa close to return as Twins face Athletics

Shortstop Carlos Correa is close to returning to the Minnesota Twins, who will continue their three-game series against the host ...


Streaking Tigers chase another win over Rays

The suddenly hot Detroit Tigers will seek their fifth straight win Tuesday night when they face the Tampa Bay Rays ...


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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 ...

Buffalo, New York, mourns shooting victims, 18-year old gunman faces court

The suspect is an 18-year-old white man heavily armed with tactical gear and a helmet, said Buffalo Police Commissioner Joseph ...

California fighting wildfires spreading through south, 20 homes burned

LOS ANGELES, California: Some 20 homes were destroyed in Southern California this week by a wildfire running down the coast.According ...

Retirement opens up the world for U.S. mountaineer colonel

KATHMANDU, Nepal - A retired Air Force colonel from the United States climbed the world's highest mountain on Friday morning, ...

Royals pull away to defeat White Sox

Bobby Witt Jr. and MJ Melendez hit home runs to lead the host Kansas City Royals to a 6-2 victory ...

Jack Suwinski's homer propels Pirates past Cubs

Jack Suwinski clubbed a tiebreaking homer in his hometown during the fifth inning, and the visiting Pittsburgh Pirates generated enough ...

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U.S. stocks shatter, Dow Jones industrials drop more than 1,000 points

NEW YORK, New York - Soaring prices have taken their toll on U.S. retailer Target which reported first-quarter profit had ...

Working together, Spain, Portugal set plan to control gas prices

MADRID, Spain: In a coordinated move last week, Spain and Portugal approved a temporary cap on natural gas prices.The move ...

Emirates lost $1 billion, says that's an 80 percent improvement

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates: Emirates Air, one of the world's largest airlines, said it lost $1.1 billion over the past ...

Bargain-hunting drives Wall Street higher, Nasdaq climbs 322 points

NEW YORK, New York - Bargain-hunters drove up the prices of stocks on U.S. markets on Tuesday."Our inputs today support ...

Indian ban on wheat exports expected to hike prices worldwide

NEW DELHI, India: India has banned the exporting of wheat, despite stating it was targeting record international shipments this year, ...

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Tourist bus in Indonesia strikes billboard, 14 dead

EAST JAVA, Indonesia: A tourist bus crashed into a billboard on a highway on Indonesia's main island of Java this ...


Schools, restaurants in Belgrade evacuated following bomb threats

BELGRADE, Serbia: Belgrade was paralyzed this week by a series of bomb threats, including against schools, bridges, restaurants and a ...


Jeff Bezos tells Biden that inflation most hurts poor

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a tweet this week, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos criticized President Joe Biden for the second time in ...


As food prices rise, Iranians take to the streets to protest

TEHRAN, Iran: According to social media posts, protests that began last week across Iran over a reduction in state subsidies ...


China lashes US for change on website supporting Taiwan independence

BEIJING, China: China's Foreign Ministry rebuked the U.S. for changing the wording about Taiwan on the State Department website, stressing ...


First group of new saints since Covid outbreak announced by Vatican

VATICAN CITY: While recovering from knee problems that have forced him to use a wheelchair last week, Pope Francis announced ...


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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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