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Braking problems cause Mercedes-Benz to issue do-not-drive order

ATLANTA, Georgia: Mercedes-Benz USA has requested drivers to stop driving some of their autos immediately due to braking problems.The announcement ...


Court OKs $1 billion settlement after 2021 collapse of Florida condos

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida: - A nearly $1 billion settlement has been agreed upon in a lawsuit brought by families of ...


Nick Saban apologizes for singling out Texas AM on NIL

Alabama coach Nick Saban apologized Thursday for calling out Texas AM and two other schools during a speech for leveraging ...


Celtics' Al Horford available to play in Game 2 vs. Heat

Boston Celtics center Al Horford will be available to play in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals against the ...


Barcelona to play Inter Miami, New York RB in July pre-season friendlies

Barcelona [Spain], May 19 (ANI): FC Barcelona's men's first team will be back in the United States to play two ...


Messi penalty saved by robot goalkeeper

The seven-time Ballon d'Or winner came unstuck while visiting the Olympic Museum in QatarLionel Messi was upstaged by a robot ...


Brewers' Eric Lauer seeks to put off day behind him vs. Nationals

Left-hander Eric Lauer will present the first challenge for the Washington Nationals when they face the Brewers on Friday in ...


Heat favored to claim 2-0 lead at home vs. Celtics

Game 1 hero Jimmy Butler isn't much for rating his performance or basking in the achievement, even when topping the ...


Pitchers look to build on strong starts as Marlins host Braves

Two reliable starting pitchers who are coming off redemptive outings will oppose each other on Friday when the Atlanta Braves ...


Celtics G Derrick White (personal) to miss Game 2

Boston Celtics guard Derrick White will miss Game 2 in Miami on Thursday night for personal reasons. The team did ...


Rangers' Gerard Gallant leads Jack Adams Award finalists

Gerard Gallant of the New York Rangers, Andrew Brunette of the Florida Panthers and Darryl Sutter of the Calgary Flames ...


International

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US war crimes unit investigates Russian actions in Ukraine

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. State Department has announced the launch of a new program to capture and analyze evidence of ...

Popularity of Indonesian president sinks due to price rises

JAKARTA, Indonesia: A new poll released this week indicated that Indonesian President Joko Widodo's approval rating has hit a six-year ...

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 ...

United States

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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, ...

MLB roundup: Pete Alonso's walk-off HR lifts Mets over Cards in 10

Pete Alonso belted a walk-off two-run homer in the 10th inning on Thursday for the host New York Mets, who ...

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U.S. stocks see-saw as dollar takes a dive

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks again see-sawed on Thursday while the U.S. dollar rally took a well-deserved break."The ...


Falling sales causes Forbes to drop Samsung on list of tech companies

SEOUL, South Korea: Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics fell two places in Forbes' rankings of the World's Largest Tech Companies ...


Face masks return for workers at some Michigan auto factories

Detroit, Michigan: General Motors, Ford and Chrysler parent Stellantis NV said they are reinstating the face mask mandate for employees ...


South Korea president pledges aid to North in treating Covid outbreak

SEOUL, South Korea: As North Korea grapples with a severe COVID-19 outbreak, South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol has said that ...


Asian stocks mostly plummet, as sellers take charge

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia mostly sank on Thursday, following on from a rout on Wall Street overnight."There ...


REE Automotive to build commercial EV chassis plant in UK

LONDON, England: Israeli startup REE Automotive has announced that it will build an assembly plant for electric vehicles (EVs) in ...


Hotel Review

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 ...