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First-place Shock move to 4-0 at Kickoff Clash qualifiers

The San Francisco Shock continued their torrid play Sunday by upping their record to 4-0 as Week 2 completed at ...


Rokkr move to 2-0 in CDL Major 3 qualifying

The Minnesota Rokkr moved into a tie for first place Sunday with a sweep of the Los Angeles Thieves as ...


Reports: Dolphins sign pass rusher Melvin Ingram

The Miami Dolphins signed three-time Pro Bowl pass rusher Melvin Ingram on Sunday, multiple reports said. Terms of the deal ...


Celtics clobber Bucks to reach Eastern Conference finals

Grant Williams exploded for a career-high 27 points and led a defensive charge on Milwaukee star Giannis Antetokounmpo as the ...


Four-run fifth inning gets Brewers past Marlins

Rowdy Tellez stroked an RBI single as part of a four-run fifth inning and added a solo homer in the ...


Five Rays pitchers combine to blank Blue Jays

A throwing error by Toronto third baseman Matt Chapman opened the door for a three-run sixth inning by Tampa Bay, ...


Marlins place LHP Jesus Luzardo (forearm) on 15-day IL

The Miami Marlins placed left-handed starter Jesus Luzardo on the 15-day injured list Sunday with a forearm strain in his ...


Rays place OF Manuel Margot (hamstring) on injured list

The Tampa Bay Rays placed outfielder Manuel Margot on the 10-day injured list Sunday with a right hamstring strain. Margot ...


Cubs look to beat Diamondbacks, win second straight series

The Chicago Cubs will try to win back-to-back series for the first time this season when they face the Arizona ...


Behind Alek Manoah, Jays look to take series from Rays

When the Toronto Blue Jays and Tampa Bay Rays square off for the final game of a three-game series Sunday ...


Brandon Woodruff, Brewers seek series win vs. Marlins

Two right-handers trying to get on track -- Elieser Hernandez and Brandon Woodruff -- will take the mound on Sunday ...


International

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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 ...

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 ...

Costa Rica declares emergency as hackers attack government

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica: President Rodrigo Chaves, who was sworn in as president on May 8, has declared a state ...

Thousands of birds saved in India during heatwave

NEW DELHI, India: As a scorching heatwave dries up water sources in the state's biggest city, veterinary doctors and animal ...

Military shelling schools, hospitals, places of worship in Myanmar

WISCONSIN, USA - According to figures compiled by the Armed Conflict Location and Event Data Project, more military attacks against ...

Turkey voices reservations about Sweden and Finland being members of NATO

ISTANBUL, Turkey - Veto-wielding NATO member Turkey is voicing opposition to Sweden and Finland joining the alliance, with Turkish President ...

United States

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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, ...

Turkey voices reservations about Sweden and Finland being members of NATO

ISTANBUL, Turkey - Veto-wielding NATO member Turkey is voicing opposition to Sweden and Finland joining the alliance, with Turkish President ...

Adam Wainwright, Yadier Molina make history as Cards rip Giants

Adam Wainwright and Yadier Molina became the winningest pitcher-catcher battery in Major League Baseball history as the St. Louis Cardinals ...

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GM, union raise wages 8.5% at Mexico truck factory

SILAO, Mexico: U.S. automaker General Motors (GM) has agreed to raise wages by 8.5 percent, following negotiations with a new, ...


Croatia passes law paving way for switch to euro currency

ZAGREB, Croatia: Croatian lawmakers have voted to allow the introduction of the euro currency in 2023. Lawmakers voted 117-13 to ...


After jump in food prices, Iran cuts off internet to prevent protests

TEHRAN, Iran: Iran has abruptly raised prices as much as 300 percent for a variety of staple foods, including cooking ...


Weekly May inflation reported at 0.12 percent in Russia

MOSCOW, Russia: Russia's weekly inflation rate has further eased after surging soon after Moscow began its invasion in Ukraine on ...


Toyota to build EV, hybrid parts hub in India

NEW DELHI, India: A senior company executive has told Reuters that Toyota is planning to make India a manufacturing hub ...


Wall Street rebounds, Nasdaq Composite advances 434 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were on the mend on Friday while the U.S. dollar rally cooled - ...


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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 ...