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Another delay for US moon rocket as hurricane approaches Florida

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida: NASA has announced that it will roll its giant moon rocket, the Space Launch System, off its ...


Boarding up windows, stacking sandbags as hurricane nears Florida

MIAMI, Florida: As Hurricane Ian crashes across the Caribbean, bringing high winds and torrential rains, Florida residents are scrambling to ...


Division-title hopes dashed, Mets still sweep DH vs. Nats

The New York Mets were eliminated from the National League East race hours before completing a doubleheader sweep and earning ...


Report: Rays' Colin Poche (oblique strain) to miss playoffs

Rays lefty reliever Colin Poche suffered a right oblique strain Tuesday and will miss the postseason, according to the Tampa ...


Xander Bogaerts hits grand slam, Red Sox top Rays in truncated game

Behind Xander Bogaerts' grand slam and Nathan Eovaldi's five shutout innings, the Boston Red Sox earned a rain-shortened, 6-0 win ...


Braves clinch NL East crown with narrow win at Marlins

Jake Odorizzi pitched five strong innings and the Atlanta bullpen finished with four scoreless frames to help the visiting Braves ...


Miami quarterbacks in question against UNC, star Drake Maye

The quarterback matchup will be Drake Maye versus Tyler Van Dyke, and maybe Jake Garcia. Maye, who leads the ACC ...


Four-star PG Jizzle James, son of Edgerrin, commits to Cincinnati

Edgerrin "Jizzle" James Jr., a four-star point guard prospect in the Class of 2023, committed to play for Cincinnati on ...


21-year-old deputy in Florida shot by friendly fire: Report

Florida [US], October 5 (ANI): A 21-year deputy was shot by friendly fire from deputies with whom he was serving ...


ECU, Tulane with chance to gain traction in AAC play

East Carolina and Tulane had strong bounce-back performances a week ago. Up next, the Pirates will visit the Green Wave ...


Reports: NFL, NFLPA interview Tua Tagovailoa on Tuesday

Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa is being interviewed Tuesday by representatives from the NFL and the NFL Players Association regarding ...


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Cubans take to street to voice frustrations over ongoing power outage

HAVANA, Cuba: Three days after Hurricane Ian knocked out electricity throughout Cuba, protests broke out for a second night in ...

Florida's Sanibel Island being evacuated after hurricane devastation

FORT MYERS, Florida: Areas within Lee County, including Sanibel Island and Fort Myers, Florida, were devastated by winds, rains and ...

Survey reports 66% of US adults say no to Covid boosters

LOS ANGELES, California: A survey conducted by health policy nonprofit organization Kaiser Family Foundation reported that some two-thirds of American ...

US to purchase $1.1 billion in arms for Ukraine

WASHINGTON D.C.: Pentagon officials have announced that an arms package has been approved for Ukraine worth $1.1 billion, which includes ...

Czech begins detaining migrants at 27 Slovak border crossings

PRAGUE, Czech Republic: Czech police detained a van carrying 15 illegal migrants on October 1, after renewing border checks following ...

US acts to reduce risks from space debris

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Federal Communications Commission voted 4-0 last week to enforce new rules to address the issue of ...

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Sean Manaea, Padres shut down Giants

Sean Manaea, battling for a berth on the Padres' playoff roster, retired the last 17 batters he faced in six ...

Division-title hopes dashed, Mets still sweep DH vs. Nats

The New York Mets were eliminated from the National League East race hours before completing a doubleheader sweep and earning ...

Justin Verlander, Astros flirt with no-hitter vs. Phillies

Justin Verlander cemented his status as the American League Cy Young Award favorite by twirling five no-hit innings in his ...

White Sox secure at least .500 with win over Twins

Elvis Andrus had two hits, including a three-run home run, and Gavin Sheets hit a two-run single to back seven ...

US, South Korea test-fire missiles in response to North Korea

Seoul [South Korea], October 5 (ANI): The United States and South Korea launched four missiles off the east coast of ...

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Malaysia Air to increase flights to US after upgrade of safety rating

WASHINGTON D.C.: Three years after it restricted Malaysian Airlines from adding new flights to its U.S. route, the Federal Aviation ...


U.S. stocks surge, Nasdaq jumps 361 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks roared again on Tuesday with all the major indices notching up hefty gains."After ...


Britain has 'too many' low-skilled migrants, interior minister says

LONDON, England: Stating that Britain has too many low-skilled migrant workers, the country's new interior minister, Suella Braverman, said new ...


Australian stocks surge after RBA hikes rates less than expected

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia moved sharply higher on Tuesday despite markets in Hong Kong and Shanghai being ...


US charges Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska for violating sanctions

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. prosecutors have announced the filing of criminal charges against Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska for violating sanctions imposed ...


Inflation causes steep fall in new orders at Ireland factories

DUBLIN, Ireland: As inflation caused prices for factory materials to rise, Ireland's factory output fell in September, causing an easing ...


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 ...