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178,000 new businesses opened across North Carolina last year

Despite the pandemic, North Carolina has seen a record number of new businesses created in the past year. A report ...

No. 22 Loyola Chicago looks to find its shot vs. Missouri State

A breakthrough from 3-point range fueled No. 22 Loyola Chicago to a 29-point victory at Evansville on Tuesday. After shooting ...

US Capitol Riot Probe Seeks Ivanka Trump's Cooperation

The congressional committee investigating the January 6, 2021, riot at the U.S. Capitol on Thursday asked former President Donald Trump's ...

Celtics seeking consistency against Trail Blazers

The Boston Celtics' lack of consistency remains a concern as the team concludes a four-game homestand Friday against the Portland ...

Russia spreading disinformation to present Ukraine as aggressor, alleges US

Washington [US], January 21 (ANI): Amid the rising tension between Russia and Ukraine, the United States has issued two fact ...

David Bakhtiari (knee) questionable vs. 49ers

Green Bay Packers All-Pro left tackle David Bakhtiari didn't practice Thursday and is officially listed as questionable to play Saturday ...

Lakers look for spark vs. Magic in opener of road trip

Facing their longest road trip of the season, the Los Angeles Lakers look to find some better footing on an ...

Hawks try to get it right against Heat

The Atlanta Hawks will see if their newfound momentum can carry over Friday when they host the Miami Heat, a ...

Hurricanes and Rangers try to keep lighting the lamp

The Carolina Hurricanes and New York Rangers flexed their muscles in their last outings by matching their top offensive performances ...

Ukraine hits back at Biden

The irate reaction comes after the US President's wide-ranging unscripted press conferenceUkrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has lashed out at hints ...

Report: D.C. United trading Paul Arriola to FC Dallas

D.C. United have reached an agreement to trade star winger Paul Arriola to FC Dallas, MLSSoccer.com reported Thursday. D.C. United ...

Macron's Call for EU Talks With Kremlin Unnerves European Allies

French President Emmanuel Macron's call for the European Union to pursue its own talks with the Kremlin is raising fears ...

US Air Travel Safety Questions Linger Amid 5G Rollout

WASHINGTON - An unresolved disagreement between U.S. wireless communications carriers and commercial airlines over the rollout of new 5G networks ...

Olivia Munn opens up about breastfeeding struggle in latest post

Washington [US], January 21 (ANI): Indeed actor Olivia Munn is a new mom in the town but seems like over ...

PM Modi tops list of most popular world leaders with 71 pc rating: Survey

By Payal MehtaNew Delhi [India], January 21 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has topped the global rating amongst world leaders ...

Bulls G Lonzo Ball to miss 6-8 weeks after knee surgery

Chicago Bulls point guard Lonzo Ball has a small meniscus tear in his left knee and opted for surgery after ...

Top Russian senator blasts American's amazing stupidity

Claims that Moscow fears a ?democratic? Ukraine are simply foolish, a Russian senator has arguedAmerican analysts following Russia and the ...

White House backtracks on Biden's minor incursion remark

Moscow faces US-led retaliation over any ?cyberattacks and paramilitary tactics? targeting UkraineRussia will face dire consequences not only in the ...

Destruction of the world forecasted amid US-Russia spat escalation

Former US Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard has warned ?life as we know it? will end if tensions between Moscow and Washington ...

January 6 panel calls Ivanka Trump for interview

Former president's daughter summoned before congressional panel for ?voluntary? chatIvanka Trump has been called by the House Select Committee on ...

US Says it Will Not Resume Sudan Aid After Recent Violence

The United States will continue withholding aid from Sudan until the country's military rulers stop the killing of anti-coup protesters ...

US Sanctions 4 Ukrainians Accused of Aiding Russia

The U.S. government says it is sanctioning four Ukrainians "engaged in Russian government-directed influence activities to destabilize Ukraine.""The individuals we ...

US Jobless Benefit Claims Increase Sharply

WASHINGTON - First-time claims for U.S. unemployment compensation increased sharply last week to their highest level since October 2021, suggesting ...

LeBron James leads All-Star fan balloting

The Los Angeles Lakers' LeBron James is the leading vote-getter for the NBA All-Star Game with two days of balloting ...

'Unbelievable' Joel Embiid, Sixers host Clippers

When Joel Embiid tied his career high with 50 points Wednesday night, by all accounts he could have had 75. ...

US college officials announce new trans athlete policy

Requirements for trans athletes are set to be determined by each sport's individual national governing body in line with the ...

Alec Baldwin sued in Capitol riot defamation case

Hollywood star faces defamation case after allegedly calling sister of slain US Marine an ?insurrectionist?The relatives of a US Marine ...

'Destruction of the world' forecasted amid US-Russia spat escalation

Former US Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard has warned ?life as we know it? will end if tensions between Moscow and Washington ...

Amazon will tell you what to wear

Amazon is set on becoming a mecca for fashionistas, with a new high-tech interactive clothing storeUS e-commerce giant Amazon announced ...

Psaki, Harris explain Biden's 2022 election remark

White House officials defended Biden saying future elections could be ?illegitimate?, and criticized Donald Trump and the ?Big Lie?US Vice ...

Teen Pilot Youngest Woman to Solo Circumnavigate Globe

Teenage pilot Zara Rutherford landed in Kortrijk, Belgium Thursday to officially become the youngest woman to fly around the world ...

The Inside Story-Biden's First Year TRANSCRIPT

TRANSCRIPTThe Inside Story: Biden's First YearEpisode 23 - January 20, 2022Opening Animation:U.S. President Joe Biden: I Joseph Robinette Biden Jr. ...

No. 6 Duke aims to tighten up defense vs. Syracuse

Syracuse and No. 6 Duke are connected in large part because of the long friendship of their Hall of Fame ...

Hands of Doomsday Clock Stay Fixed at 100 Seconds to Midnight

WASHINGTON - It remains 100 seconds to midnight on the "Doomsday Clock," the famous annual announcement for how close humanity ...

Report: NBC announcers to call Beijing Olympics from Connecticut

NBC Sports is keeping all of its broadcast teams for the Olympics at home and won't send them to Beijing ...

Toronto FC re-sign F Ayo Akinola through 2024

Toronto FC re-signed forward Ayo Akinola through 2024 with an option for 2025. Akinola, who turned 22 on Thursday, had ...

Americans' COVID-19 fears grow amid variants' attack

© Provided by Xinhua Over half of respondents of the latest Gallup poll say they think the pandemic is getting ...

No. 2 seed Daniil Medvedev advances at raucous Australian Open

Russian Daniil Medvedev fought off home-country favorite Nick Kyrgios and a noisy crowd on Thursday to advance to the third ...

Blinken holds joint press conference with his German counterpart, says talks with Lavrov will show diplomatic way forward with Russia

Washington [US], January 20 (ANI): US Secretary of State Antony Blinken held a joint press conference with Germany's Foreign Minister ...

US, Allies prepare swift response if Russia moves across Ukrainian border: Blinken

Washington [US], January 20 (ANI/Sputnik): If the Russian military crosses the border with Ukraine, the United States and its allies ...

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Sotheby's asking $4 to $6.8 million for 555.55-carat black diamond

DUBAI, UAE: Auction house Sotheby's Dubai will sell a black 555.55-carat diamond believed to be from outer space, known as ...

At $534 million, Rome's Villa Aurora highest price ever at auction

ROME, Italy: Villa Aurora, a villa for sale in Rome with a starting price of $534 million, was expected to ...

Buyers warm to Asian stocks, major indices advance across the board

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were on the boil on Thursday with the major indices across the region ...

Nepali importers suffer from delayed shipments from China

LISTIKOT, Nepal Traders importing goods from China complain about the delayed shipments by Chinese authorities. The shipments supposed to reach ...

Tesla looks to Mozambique to replace China for minerals

AUSTIN, TEXAS: In a first-of-its-kind deal aimed at reducing its dependence on China for graphite, Tesla is turning to Mozambique ...

U.S. stocks crumble again, dollar edges down

NEW YORK, New York - In the face of looming interest rate hikes, U.S. stock markets continued to shed weight ...

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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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