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Serious housing shortage seen as new housing starts surge

WASHINGTON D.C.: Construction of new homes in the United States reached 1.74 million in March, which was a 19 percent ...


Surging Red Sox begin brief set against Blue Jays

The Toronto Blue Jays look to slow down the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday when the teams begin a brief ...


Yankees hope bats wake up against visiting Braves

While the New York Yankees are trying to recover from their worst 15-game start since 1997, the Atlanta Braves are ...


Nets, Pelicans try to put missed opportunities behind them

The Brooklyn Nets and the New Orleans Pelicans will both try to bounce back from games they let slip away ...


Surging Hawks look to keep rolling against Magic

Two teams headed in different directions meet on Tuesday when the streaking Atlanta Hawks host the struggling Orlando Magic. The ...


Looking to bounce back, Trey Mancini, Orioles visit Marlins

The Trey Mancini comeback story is expected to continue Tuesday night when the Baltimore Orioles visit the Miami Marlins for ...


Tom Brady making progress in recovery from surgery

Tom Brady has a warning for the rest of the NFL. He'll be ready this fall to compete for his ...


Alex Smith retires from NFL after 16 seasons

Alex Smith, the NFL's Comeback Player of the Year in 2020, announced his retirement on Monday in a video posted ...


Trump extends unlikely support to Biden's call

Florida [US], April 19 (ANI): Former US President Donald Trump on Sunday (local time) praised his successor President Joe Biden's ...


Interstate water wars are heating up along with the climate

Interstate water disputes are as American as apple pie. States often think a neighboring state is using more than its ...


India Reports a Record 273,810 COVID Casesin One Day

India's Health Ministry Monday announced a record 273,810 new COVID cases in the previous 24-hour period.About 1 in 3 people ...


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Public backlash follows Oregon plan to continue Covid restrictions

PORTLAND, Oregon: The state of Oregon is moving in the opposite direction of much of America, as it seeks to ...

China tightens control of Hong Kong, jails protest leaders

HONG KONG: As part of China's campaign to curtail freedoms in Hong Kong, leaders in the protests against China have ...

Crowd at Vatican as Pope returns to Sunday greetings

VATICAN CITY - Following the one-year lockdown, Pope Francis greeted Catholics in St. Peter's Square for his traditional Sunday noon ...

Coronavirus rates at record high among 19 and younger in Michigan

ATLANTA, Georgia: As Covid-19 cases again increase in states such as Michigan and Minnesota, officials have voiced concern about children ...

Canadian court upholds agreement with U.S. on refusing asylum seekers

OTTAWA, Canada: A Canadian appeals court has upheld a Canada-U.S. agreement to turn back asylum seekers.The ruling overturned a Canadian ...

Disneyland set to re-start operations, Covid precautions in place

BURBANK, California: Disneyland is set to reopen on April 30 and tickets are now being sold for the first time ...

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Indians open homestand against Carlos Rodon, White Sox

Carlos Rodon has had nearly a week to savor a memory that will last a lifetime. Fresh off throwing his ...

James McCann leads Mets into Chicago to face Cubs

New York Mets catcher James McCann played on the South Side of Chicago for the past two seasons, but his ...

Fans to return at US Opens: USGA

The United States Golf Association said Monday that a limited number of spectators will be allowed at the men's and ...

Braves star Ronald Acuna Jr. listed day-to-day after MRI

Atlanta Braves outfielder Ronald Acuna Jr., who leads the major leagues in hits, runs, home runs and slugging percentage, is ...

Feature: Greek artists struggling to get by amid pandemic

© Provided by Xinhua Tens of thousands of artists now depend on a monthly allowance of 534 euros (640 U.S. ...

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U.S. stocks lose ground as profit-takers move in

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were sold off Monday, a surprising break in what has been a relentless ...


Fewer than 200,000 businesses failed during lockdown, says Fed

WASHINGTON D.C.: Federal Reserve research indicates that fewer than 200,000 businesses in the United States may have failed during the ...


After Brexit, Ireland-Northern Ireland trade jumps in value

DUBLIN, Ireland: Cross-border trade between Ireland and Northern Ireland has greatly increased, in some cases doubling since the start of ...


Mixed performances on Asian stock markets Monday, U.S. dollar steadies

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia had an interesting start to the week with shares in Japan and Australia ...


May 3 bullfight in Spain to raise funds for jobless bullfighters

MADRID, Spain: The first bullfight in over one year is to be held in Spain on May 3 to raise ...


Serious housing shortage seen as new housing starts surge

WASHINGTON D.C.: Construction of new homes in the United States reached 1.74 million in March, which was a 19 percent ...


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