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FaZe Clan, Team Liquid open ESL Pro League 16 playoffs with wins

FaZe Clan and Team Liquid advanced to the quarterfinals at ESL Pro League Season 16 with wins in the Round ...

Florida, South Carolina, others moving games due to Hurricane Ian

The threat of Hurricane Ian caused several sporting events from Florida to South Carolina to make new plans Tuesday. South ...

Hurricane Ian Strikes Cuba; Florida Braces for Winds, Floods

Havana - Hurricane Ian tore into western Cuba as a major hurricane Tuesday and left 1 million people without electricity, ...

Jaishankar flags US visa concerns, Blinken commits to build back on backlog soon

Washington [US], September 28 (ANI): US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Tuesday assured that the US is "building back" ...

Capitol Rioter, a 'One-Man Wrecking Ball,' Gets 7-Year Term

DES MOINES, Iowa - A judge sentenced a Capitol rioter to seven years in prison Tuesday, calling the Iowa man ...

After narrow escape, No. 6 USC takes on struggling ASU

No. 6 Southern California returns home to Los Angeles and looks to stay undefeated when the Trojans host struggling Pac-12 ...

January 6 Panel Delays Hearing as Hurricane Ian Aims at Florida

washington - The House committee investigating the January 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol announced Tuesday it had postponed a ...

Democrats Unveil Spending Bill to Fund Government, Aid Ukraine

WASHINGTON - Democratic lawmakers have unveiled a stopgap spending measure to finance the federal government through December 16, provide additional ...

Packers sacks leader Clay Matthews: 'My playing days are over'

All-time Green Bay Packers sacks leader Clay Matthews confirmed to multiple reporters during a promotional tour Tuesday that he has ...

US to deepen engagement in Indo-Pacific VP

Joe Biden's second-in-command meets Asia-Pacific leaders during her Tokyo stop, to discuss countering regional threatsUS Vice President Kamala Harris reaffirmed ...

USMNT draws 0-0 with Saudi Arabia in final World Cup tune-up

The U.S. men's national team played to a scoreless draw in a friendly with Saudi Arabia on Tuesday in Murcia, ...

No. 11 Penn State puts steady approach up against Northwestern

Penn State and visiting Northwestern return to Big Ten play Saturday at State College, Pa., after differing results against Mid-American ...

Bulls PG Lonzo Ball on ailing knee: 'I can't run or jump'

Chicago Bulls point guard Lonzo Ball told reporters Tuesday that he's getting his second knee operation of the year because, ...

No. 17 Texas AM looks to extend rebound at Miss. State

No. 17 Texas AM will look to extend its winning streak to three games and continue its climb back up ...

Russia decides not to send any nomination for Oscars

Washington [US], September 28 (ANI): Russia will not send any official Oscar nomination this year. As confirmed by Variety, Russia ...

This is a sustainment program for F-16s that Pakistan has long had: Blinken

Washington [US], September 28 (ANI): US Secretary of State Antony Blinken highlighted several issues including the ongoing Ukraine conflict, the ...

Tua Tagovailoa 'doing everything I can' to play Thursday

Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa said Tuesday he plans to play in Thursday night's game at Cincinnati. "I'm doing everything ...

Twins C Sandy Leon to have knee surgery

Minnesota Twins catcher Sandy Leon was placed on the 10-day injured list Tuesday and will have meniscus surgery on his ...

Study suggests climate change is turning trees into gluttons

Washington [US], September 27 (ANI): Trees buffer humans from the worst effects of climate change by taking out carbon dioxide ...

Study probes turtles' survival years after oil spill

Ohio [US], September 27 (ANI): New research at The University of Toledo indicates that turtles rehabilitated in the wake of ...

Study shows how menthol cigarette bans encourage smokers to quit

Ohio [US], September 27 (ANI): According to a recent study, the 2020 European menthol cigarette ban increased the likelihood that ...

Pakistan spends USD 450 million on F-16 package from US, amid USD 28 billion economic loss due to floods

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 27 (ANI): While Pakistan at UNGA recently urged the international communities to help it with economic losses ...

Galaxy, LAFC to open 2023 MLS season at Rose Bowl

Los Angeles FC and the LA Galaxy will open the 2023 MLS regular season with a Feb. 25 clash at ...

Central Asia Wrestles With Huge Influx Of Russians Fleeing Army Duty

ALMATY, Kazakhstan -- As Russians escaping a partial military mobilization in their homeland drank their morning coffee in a cinema ...

For Hasidic Jews, A Pilgrimage To Wartime Ukraine

UMAN, Ukraine -- "Everything in this world revolves around Rosh Hashanah," said Haim Hazin, looking at the crowd flowing through ...

American MMA bad boy brawls with Russian rival at press conference

Mike Perry briefly threw down with Russian veteran Magomed IsmailovFormer UFC star-turned-bareknuckle boxer Mike Perry rarely strays too far from ...

Mystery Leaks from Pipelines Bubble Up in Baltic Sea

Washington - European officials say sabotage of the two Nord Stream pipelines in the Baltic Sea is suspected.'There are three ...

Top Afghan Taliban Official Urges Reopening Girls Schools

ISLAMABAD - A senior Taliban official Tuesday called on his men-only government in Afghanistan to reopen all secondary schools to ...

India-US partnership one of the most consequential in the world: Blinken

Washington [US], September 27 (ANI): US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Tuesday said both India and Unites States have ...

Report: Bengals' D.J. Reader (knee) out for extended time

Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle D.J. Reader reportedly will miss an extended period of time with a knee injury. The injury ...

Bears place WR Byron Pringle (calf) on injured reserve

The Chicago Bears placed wide receiver Byron Pringle on injured reserve Tuesday with a calf injury. The team activated linebacker ...

Steelers S Minkah Fitzpatrick enters concussion protocol

Pittsburgh Steelers All-Pro safety Minkah Fitzpatrick is in the concussion protocol, coach Mike Tomlin said Tuesday. Fitzpatrick was assessed for ...

Fire sign M Federico Navarro through 2027 season

The Chicago Fire signed midfielder Federico Navarro to a new contract through the 2027 season. The deal announced Tuesday includes ...

Xinhua Headlines: China's industrial firms strive for profit recovery

* Despite profit decline in the first eight months of 2022, China's industrial firms are on the right track to ...

Greece ramps up LNG imports to mitigate energy crisis

© Provided by Xinhua For Greece, the rocketing cost of energy rather than supply security is the biggest challenge, as ...

Angela Stanford named Solheim Cup assistant captain

Angela Stanford was named an assistant captain for the 2023 U.S. Solheim Cup team on Tuesday. Captain Stacy Lewis previously ...

On World Tourism day, US Embassy launches website to document the cultural heritage of tribes in Arunachal Pradesh

By Ayushi AgarwalNew Delhi [India], September 27 (ANI): As US and India celebrate 75 years of bilateral relations and as ...

Positioning Indian-US militaries to operate, coordinate more closely together than ever: Pentagon chief

Washington [US], September 27 (ANI): Highlighting the importance of India-US relationship, US Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin on Tuesday said that ...

Cowboys QB Dak Prescott targets Week 5 return

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott expects to return to the starting lineup in two weeks. Stitches were removed from Prescott's ...

Meta Disables Russian Propaganda Network Targeting Europe

A sprawling disinformation network originating in Russia sought to use hundreds of fake social media accounts and dozens of sham ...

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Canada names first woman ambassador to China

OTTAWA, Canada: Canada has appointed Jennifer May as its first female ambassador to China, taking over a role that has ...

New Covid booster shots received by low 4.4 million

WASHINGTON D.C.: In the past three weeks, the latest campaign to offer a second Covid booster shot has seen 4.4 ...

Russian airlines staff receive conscription notices, media reports

MOSCOW, Russia: Employees at Russian airlines and airports have begun receiving army draft orders, as reported this week by the ...

School children gunned down by ex-student at school in Russia

MOSCOW, Russia - At least fifteen people, including 11 pupils, have been killed in a mass shooting at a school ...

Lightning kills 12, rains another 24 in northern India

LUCKNOW, India: Thirty-six people, including 12 struck by lightning, have been killed in northern India over the past 24 hours, ...

Negotiations successful in swapping five British held by Russia

LONDON, England: The non-profit organization Presidium Network has announced that five British prisoners of war captured in Ukraine have been ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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