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U.S. settlers and Native tribes mark 400 years of Thanksgiving

ALCATRAZ ISLAND, Calif. -- Some 400 years ago in 1621, the settlers and Native tribes ate together at the first ...


98% of marine mammals killed or injured in California going unreported

SANTA BARBARA, California -- California swordfishing crews failed to self-report any of the sea turtles and more than 98% of ...


Medical care disrupted due to lack of staff for advice line

PORTLAND, Oregon - Nurses provide a range of care, and not all of it is delivered in person. The Providence ...


NBA roundup: Suns stretch win streak to 16, top Nets

Devin Booker scored 30 points as the Phoenix Suns never trailed, survived a late comeback attempt by the host Brooklyn ...


Sweet 16: Suns' hot streak continues with win over Nets

Devin Booker scored 30 points as the Phoenix Suns never trailed, survived a late comeback attempt by the Brooklyn Nets ...


Playing with 'purpose,' Warriors set to face Clippers

The Golden State Warriors embark on their toughest two-game sequence of the season to date when they visit the Los ...


Reports: Mets to sign Starling Marte, two others

While millions of Americans went shopping on Black Friday, it appears that the New York Mets did as well. The ...


Stephen Curry, Warriors win 10th straight home game

The NBA's winningest home team and one of its losingest road clubs followed their season-long forms Friday night when Stephen ...


Trail Blazers hope road woes improve at Golden State

Two teams that have been unbeatable of late at home duel on the Golden State Warriors' home floor when the ...


Warriors beat 76ers in battle of Curry brothers

Seth Curry scored a team-high 24 points to nearly offset brother Stephen's game-high 25, but the Golden State Warriors used ...


Oklahoma State faces Oral Roberts in intrastate tussle

Oklahoma State will hit the road Friday to take on in-state rival Oral Roberts in Tulsa, Okla. Since suffering an ...


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U.S. settlers and Native tribes mark 400 years of Thanksgiving

ALCATRAZ ISLAND, Calif. -- Some 400 years ago in 1621, the settlers and Native tribes ate together at the first ...

Sex trafficked children in Maryland being placed in juvenile detention

ANNAPOLIS, Maryland -- A new report ranks Maryland as one of the worst states in providing support for young victims ...

Alcohol is most widely used substance among American teens

COLUMBUS, Ohio - The holiday season has officially started, and one group is encouraging Ohio parents to make a special ...

Minnesota study show nearly half of homeless are children and youths

BEMIDJI, Minnesota -- November is National Homeless Children and Youth Awareness Month.Compared with other Midwestern states, Minnesota has some of ...

U.S. government under fire for poisoning of prairie dogs plan

CHEYENNE, Wyoming -- Wildlife advocates are taking the U.S. Forest Service to court over a plan to eliminate prairie dogs ...

98% of marine mammals killed or injured in California going unreported

SANTA BARBARA, California -- California swordfishing crews failed to self-report any of the sea turtles and more than 98% of ...

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Indian government to ban purchase of cryptocurrencies

NEW DELHI, India: India will introduce a bill during the winter session of Parliament that could block the use of ...

As talks stall, French fishermen threaten to block delivery of fish

PARIS, France: In protesting the UK's refusal to grant more licenses to fish in British waters, French fishermen said this ...

To lower gas prices, Biden releases 50 mln barrels from reserves

WASHINGTON D.C.: To encourage a drop in sky-high gasoline prices, President Biden said the Department of Energy will release 50 ...

Google pays Ireland $245 million in unpaid corporation taxes

DUBLIN, Ireland: Google Ireland has reached agreement with Irish tax officials to pay over $245 million in unpaid corporation taxes ...

Vonage sells to Ericsson for $6.2 billon in merger of tech giants

STOCKHOLM, Sweden: In a $6.2 billion agreement, Swedish telecom equipment maker Ericsson is purchasing U.S. cloud communications company Vonage, in ...

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People in La Palma told to lockdown as lava flow reaches ocean

SANTA CRUZ DE LA PALMA, LA Palma: Authorities on the Spanish island of La Palma have ordered residents of three ...


Under new security law, Hong Kong independence leader sent to jail

HONG KONG: Tony Chung, former leader of Hong Kong pro-independence group Studentlocalism, was sentenced to 43 months in prison after ...


Hard hit by Covid variant, Asia reports more people now vaccinated

SINGAPORE: Three months after Cambodia rolled out COVID-19 vaccines, just 11 percent of its population had received at least one ...


El Salvador plans to locate Bitcoin city at base of volcano

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador: El Salvador President Nayib Bukele has announced plans to build a Bitcoin city at the base ...


US announces that 95% of federal workers vaccinated

WASHINGTON D.C.: Some 95 percent of U.S. federal workers have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, or ...


Of 32 scholarships, 22 awarded to US women as Rhodes scholars for 2022

OXFORD, England: The Rhodes Trust has announced the 2022 class of U.S. Rhodes scholars, which includes the largest number of ...


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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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