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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 ...

Pirates stay hot with 6-3 win over Marlins

The last-place Pittsburgh Pirates won their fourth straight series for the first time this season, defeating the host Miami Marlins, ...

How anti-terror Washington turns itself into terrorist

© Provided by Xinhua The two-decade-long war in Afghanistan has seen horrible bloodshed and civilian casualties. Incomplete statistics show that ...

Crew fend off Revs late to preserve tie

The Columbus Crew and the host New England Revolution played to a 1-1 tie on Saturday. Gyasi Zardes gave Columbus ...

EU seeks new opportunities in western China

© Provided by Xinhua CHENGDU, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) -- In the first eight months of the year, the trade volume ...

Tony La Russa, Mike Wright suspended for plunking

Chicago White Sox manager Tony La Russa and pitcher Mike Wright were suspended Saturday for Wright's hitting of Los Angeles ...

China says Canberra 'potential target for nuclear strike'

Beijing [China], September 19 (ANI): After the launch of the trilateral security partnership of AUKUS, China picked on Australia saying ...

Qatar Airways carries nearly 30 Americans out of Kabul

Washington [US], September 19 (ANI): The US State Department on Saturday announced that nearly 30 more Americans were evacuated from ...

SoFi Stadium fans must have vaccinations or negative COVID tests

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health is requiring fans attending Rams and Chargers games to show proof of ...

Timbers, LAFC to battle for points, playoff position

Los Angeles FC coach Bob Bradley calls them six-point games. And his team will face another Sunday night in Portland. ...

Max Scherzer continues dominance, fuels Dodgers past Reds

Max Scherzer ran his personal win streak to 11 games after tossing seven scoreless innings while the visiting Los Angeles ...

CF Montreal aim to close in on playoff spot against Chicago

CF Montreal will look to maintain their current run of success and solidify a playoff berth when they host the ...

Reports: MLB to extend leave of Braves OF Marcell Ozuna

Atlanta Braves outfielder Marcell Ozuna will have his disciplinary administrative leave extended another week, multiple outlets reported Saturday. Ozuna, 30, ...

Turnovers help Michigan State upend No. 24 Miami

Kenneth Walker III rushed for 172 yards, and Payton Thorne passed for 261 yards with four touchdowns, leading visiting Michigan ...

Lynx look to secure No. 3 seed in finale vs. Mystics

The surging Minnesota Lynx aim to lock up the third seed in the WNBA playoffs in Sunday's regular season finale ...

Sparks need to beat Wings and get some help

There is plenty on the line when the Los Angeles Sparks battle the Dallas Wings on Sunday afternoon in the ...

Reds place OFs Jesse Winker, Shogo Akiyama on IL

Cincinnati lost a pair of outfielders to the injured list Saturday as both Jesse Winker and Shogo Akiyama will miss ...

Lady Gaga's dog walker recalls horrific shooting

Washington [US], September 18 (ANI): Lady Gaga's dog walker Ryan Fischer recently recalled the near-death experience after he was shot ...

Social distancing not enough to prevent virus

Washington [US], September 18 (ANI): A recent study led by an international team of researchers asserts that indoor distances of ...

Dodgers OF Cody Bellinger (ribs) day-to-day

Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Cody Bellinger has a non-displaced fracture in his ribs and is day-to-day, manager Dave Roberts said. ...

Malaysian Prime Minister fears new AUKUS security pact to t

Canberra [Australia], September 18 (ANI/Sputnik): The tripartite security partnership among Australia, the United Kingdom and the United States (AUKUS), under ...

Taiwan had full 'grasp' of China's military drill

Taipei [Taiwan], September 18 (ANI): Taiwan on Saturday said it has a "thorough grasp" of Chinese military exercise in waters ...

49ers place LB Dre Greenlaw on injured reserve

The San Francisco 49ers placed starting linebacker Dre Greenlaw on injured reserve Saturday. He suffered a groin injury in last ...

WTA roundup: Finals set in Luxembourg, Portoroz

Defending champion Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia, the third seed, beat seventh-seeded Liudmila Samsonova of Russia 6-1, 7-6 (4) to reach ...

Lions: Tyrell Williams, Kevin Strong (concussion) out Monday

Detroit Lions coach Dan Campbell announced Saturday that wide receiver Tyrell Williams and defensive lineman Kevin Strong will miss Monday ...

Sky looking to build playoff momentum vs. Fever

Perhaps a visit from the last-place Indiana Fever can help the struggling Chicago Sky build some momentum in advance of ...

Aces, Mercury to finish schedule with eye toward playoffs

The Las Vegas Aces and the host Phoenix Mercury will get in a final regular-season tune-up Sunday in advance of ...

China advances industrial application of quantum technology

© Provided by Xinhua HEFEI, Sept. 18 (Xinhua) -- With a height of about one meter and weight of less ...

'Australia a potential nuclear war target'

Beijing [China] September 18 (ANI): A Chinese newspaper that is a mouthpiece of President XI Jinping's party informed that Australia ...

Report: Patriots sign QB Brian Hoyer to 1-year deal

The New England Patriots signed quarterback Brian Hoyer to a one-year contract and promoted the veteran backup from the practice ...

Report: Non-playing personnel must be vaccinated for playoffs

All team staff, aside from players, will have to be vaccinated against COVID-19 to retain access to the field or ...

MLS fines Toronto's Kemar Lawrence, Chris Mavinga

Major League Soccer fined Toronto FC defenders Kemar Lawrence and Chris Mavinga for their actions in Tuesday night's 1-0 loss ...

Mothers hesitant to have another baby due to COVID-19

Washington [US], September 18 (ANI): New study reveals nearly half of New York City mothers who had been trying to ...

America's legacy of perfidy and ego

© Provided by Xinhua With the latest submarines deal adding to America's legacy of perfidy and ego, the time has ...

The Son Rises In Turkmenistan

There are some important events coming up this month in Turkmenistan, and they could all combine to become big news ...

Arrests Made At Kazakh Opposition Protest

Kazakh police have detained at least six activists during a protest organized by the unregistered Democratic Party of Kazakhstan in ...

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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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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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