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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 ...

U.S. Space Force taking shape, partnerships formed with many nations

The United States doesn't want to engage in warfare in space, but like in all domains, the U.S. military must ...

Interest rates in U.S. to remain low for next three years, says Fed

Interest rates are expected to stay at or near zero through 2023, the Federal Reserve said Wednesday.Announced as the U.S. ...

36-year old U.S. man charged for conspiring to kidnap and murder

BURLINGTON, Vermont - A federal grand jury in the District of Vermont in the United States returned a third superseding ...

UAE and Bahrain formally recognise Israel

WASHINGTON, DC - United States President Donald Trump on Tuesday (local time) presided over the signing ceremony at the White ...

Taiwan Bids Farewell to 'Mr. Democracy'

TAIPEI, TAIWAN - Taiwan bid farewell on Saturday to late president Lee Teng-hui, dubbed "Mr. Democracy" for ending autocratic rule ...

Trump Administration Announces Bans of TikTok, WeChat

The Trump administration issued a sweeping ban Friday that will begin barring downloads and use of the Chinese-owned mobile apps ...

MLB roundup: Angels' Pujols passes Mays on homer list

Albert Pujols hit two homers and moved into sole possession of fifth place on the major league career home run ...

US Sanctions Chinese Company Developing Resort in Cambodia

The U.S. Treasury Department has imposed economic sanctions on a Chinese company that operates in Cambodia, citing its land seizure ...

Pujols homers twice, passes Mays in Angels' win

Albert Pujols hit two homers and moved into sole possession of fifth place on the major league career home run ...

Machado goes deep twice as Padres top Mariners

Manny Machado hit two home runs and Chris Paddack pitched six scoreless innings of one-hit ball as the San Diego ...

A's blank Giants, clinch third straight playoff berth

The Oakland Athletics clinched their third consecutive trip to the postseason Friday night, riding Matt Olson's three-run homer and right-hander ...

China resolutely opposes U.S. move on WeChat, TikTok: commerce ministry

Photo taken on Aug. 21, 2020 shows a logo of the video-sharing social networking company TikTok's Los Angeles Office in ...

Lodeiro converts 2 PKs as Sounders blank LAFC

Nicolas Lodeiro scored on a pair of penalty kicks four minutes apart in the first half, and the Seattle Sounders ...

Pujols homers twice, moves into 5th all-time in Angels win

Albert Pujols hit two homers and moved into sole possession of fifth place on the major league career home run ...

Pujols homers twice, moves into 5th all-time as Angels down Rangers

Albert Pujols hit two homers and moved into sole possession of fifth place on the major league career home run ...

Pujols passes Mays for fifth on all-time homer list

Los Angeles Angels designated hitter Albert Pujols made homer history Friday, going deep twice to pass Willie Mays for fifth ...

Bellinger, Betts lead Dodgers to rout of Rockies

Cody Bellinger homered and had three hits, Mookie Betts also went deep and added a triple, and the Los Angeles ...

Davis puts up 37 as Lakers top Nuggets in Game 1

Anthony Davis had 37 points and 10 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Lakers cruised to a 126-114 victory over the ...

Azarenka aids injured opponent in Rome

Victoria Azarenka showed her sporting prowess last week when she won the U.S. Open women's singles title. On Friday in ...

Reports: Rams ink WR Woods to 4-year extension

The Los Angeles Rams reportedly locked up wide receiver Robert Woods for four more years Friday, coming to terms on ...

Calhoun homers twice as D-backs down Astros

Kole Calhoun recorded his second multi-homer game of the week to support a quality start from Zac Gallen as the ...

Anderson's 3-HR game gives Marlins split with Nats

Brian Anderson homered three times and drove in seven runs, and the host Miami Marlins salvaged a doubleheader split by ...

Braves crush six homers to demolish fading Mets

Ozzie Albies hit two of the Atlanta Braves' six homers Friday night as the Braves cruised to a 15-2 win ...

Cubs slip by Twins, squeeze out another close win

Kyle Hendricks recorded a season-high 10 strikeouts in eight scoreless innings, and the Chicago Cubs held on for a 1-0 ...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, renowned US Justice, dies at 87

Washington [US], September 19 (ANI): US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg who has been regarded as an iconic champion ...

Galaxy hoping new talent too much for Rapids

The LA Galaxy began the 2020 MLS season winless in their first five games. They've completely turned things around, and ...

Reports: Veteran F Kamara traded to Minnesota United

One of the best goal-scorers in MLS history is headed to a new home as the Colorado Rapids traded Kei ...

Reds' power display gets them past White Sox

Jesse Winker's three-run homer highlighted a five-run third inning, and the surging Cincinnati Reds extended their season-high winning streak to ...

Fire look to slow surging Orlando City

Orlando City will aim to extend its unbeaten streak to six consecutive matches on Saturday night when the Lions host ...

Crew look to avoid another flat showing vs. Nashville

The Columbus Crew know they will not be able to take expansion Nashville SC lightly, despite the disparity in points, ...

Can Celtics put emotions aside, avoid 3-0 hole vs. Heat?

In the wake of a Game 2 defeat to fall behind 2-0 in the Eastern Conference finals, raw emotion came ...

Reed holds one-shot lead at midway point of U.S. Open

Patrick Reed shot an even-par 70 on Friday and holds a one-shot lead at the midway point of the 120th ...

China Sends Warplanes Over Taiwan as US Envoy Visits

China sent almost 20 warplanes into Taiwan's airspace in an unusually large show of force as a response to a ...

House Committee Issues Subpoena for USAGM CEO

WASHINGTON - The House Foreign Affairs Committee issued a subpoena Friday to Michael Pack, head of the U.S. Agency for ...

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dies at 87

Longtime Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died Friday from complications with cancer.Ginsburg, a stalwart liberal and the second woman ...

Mickelson misses cut in what could be last U.S. Open

Phil Mickelson flamed out of the U.S. Open on Friday and afterward could not say if it is the last ...

Nats solve Sanchez, top Marlins in Game 1

Erick Fedde pitched six scoreless innings as his Washington Nationals defeated the host Miami Marlins 5-0 in Friday's opening game ...

North Korean Appeals Extradition From Malaysia to US

A North Korean businessman on Friday appealed a December 2019 ruling by a Malaysian court that cleared his deportation to ...

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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 ...

Number of children living in poverty rises to 1.2 billion

The Covid-19 pandemic has caused a major rise in child poverty across the world. In a new UNICEF and Save ...

Iranian government lashes out at Pompeo over human rights remarks

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