Tue, 27 Jul 2021

CIA looks to Russia as probable cause of 'Havana Syndrome' attacks

WASHINGTON, D.C.: About 100 CIA officers and family members serving abroad have complained of ailments that include migraines and dizziness ...

What is the HIPAA Privacy Rule? A health law scholar explains

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act's Privacy Rule is a federal law prohibiting health care providers, businesses and the ...

US Infrastructure Legislation Stalls

WASHINGTON - A group of centrist U.S. senators remained deadlocked Monday on trying to reach agreement on a $1.2 trillion ...

Vaishnaw felicitates Olympics medallist Mirabai Chanu

New Delhi [India], July 26 (ANI): Union Railways Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw on Monday felicitated India's first medal winner at the ...

Cards powering up, take on Indians in 2-game set

The St. Louis Cardinals aim to continue flexing their muscles on Tuesday when they open a brief two-game series against ...

Gazprom Pipeline Ruptures, Catches Ablaze In Russia's Perm Region

Russia's state-run natural gas monopoly Gazprom says a trunk pipeline belonging to the firm has leaked and caught ablaze in ...

Biden Announces End to US Combat Mission in Iraq

WHITE HOUSE - Within months, U.S. forces in Iraq will end their combat duties there, President Joe Biden announced on ...

Take 5: Training camp storylines to watch

Days after Aaron Rodgers was joined on the disgruntled list by star wide receiver and close friend Davante Adams, there's ...

White Sox OF Eloy Jimenez cleared for takeoff

The Chicago White Sox reinstated outfielder Eloy Jimenez from the 60-day injured list ahead of Monday's game at Kansas City. ...

Dodgers activate INF Max Muncy from paternity list

The Los Angeles Dodgers activated infielder Max Muncy from the paternity list Monday, adding some much-needed punch as they open ...

US Medical Groups Demand Mandatory Coronavirus Vaccinations

As the number of new coronavirus cases surges again in the United States, major medical groups in the country on ...

Afghan Forces Seek Refuge in Pakistan After Fleeing Taliban Attack

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan said Monday dozens of Afghan border forces, including several officers, took refuge on the Pakistani side after ...

U.S. to maintain travel restrictions due to Delta variant

© Provided by Xinhua The United States currently bars entry for most noncitizens who within the last 14 days have ...

Report: Inter Miami to sign D Ventura Alvarado

Inter Miami CF have agreed to terms with former U.S. men's national team defender Ventura Alvarado, The Athletic reported Monday. ...

Blueliner Niklas Hjalmarsson retires after 14 seasons

Three-time Stanley Cup winner Niklas Hjalmarsson, a throwback stay-at-home defenseman who played the last four seasons in Arizona, is retiring ...

Pirates aim to ride recent positives into series vs. Brewers

The Pittsburgh Pirates are coming off an interesting road trip heading into Tuesday's opener of a three-game series against the ...

Padres officially acquire 2B Adam Frazier from Pirates

The San Diego Padres officially acquired All-Star second baseman and current MLB hits leader Adam Frazier from the Pittsburgh Pirates ...

When Wearing The Wrong Socks Or Dancing Is A Crime In Belarus

MINSK -- Belarus was plunged into chaos in August 2020 when a disputed presidential election handed a sixth term to ...

Kazakhs Elect Village Mayors In Direct Vote For First Time

Voters in Kazakhstan's rural districts are casting their ballots in the authoritarian Central Asian country's first-ever direct election of local ...

Putin Oversees Crowded Russian Naval Parade Despite Pandemic

President Vladimir Putin praised Russia's naval capabilities during a large warship parade in the port city of St. Petersburg, which ...

At Least 10 Kosovars Dead In Croatia Bus Crash

A bus traveling from Germany to Kosovo swerved off the road and crashed near the Croatian city of Slavonski Brod ...

Trans-Iranian Railway Added To UNESCO's World Heritage List

UNESCO's World Heritage Committee has inscribed the Trans-Iranian Railway onto its World Heritage List.The committee announced on July 25 that ...

Russian Media Regulator Blocks Navalny's Website

Russia's media regulator, Roskomnadzor, has blocked the website of jailed opposition politician Aleksei Navalny in a widening crackdown by authorities ...

First Same-Sex Couple Weds In Montenegro Under Year-Old Law

Two women have concluded the first same-sex civil union in Montenegrin history, more than a year after parliament passed a ...

Mission accomplished for Blitzboks 1st day in Tokyo

Wins over Ireland and Kenya pushed South Africa to the top of Pool C at the Rugby Sevens tournament at ...

All Blacks to play USA Eagles in October

New Zealand will return to the United States for their first rugby union match since losing to Ireland in 2016 ...

Russian regulator blocks Kremlin critic Navalny's website

Russian authorities blocked access to jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny's website on Monday in the run-up to a parliamentary election, ...

European Parliament to withdraw Pakistan's GSP status

Brussels [Belgium], July 26 (ANI): Amid abuse of the blasphemy laws and cases widely reported across Pakistan, the European Parliament ...

Cameron Champ vaults 53 spots in world rankings

Cameron Champ vaulted 53 spots to No. 66 in the Official World Golf Ranking on Monday following his win at ...

China to cut retail fuel prices from Tuesday

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, July 26 (Xinhua) -- China will lower the retail prices of gasoline and diesel from ...

Reports: Alec Martinez close to three-year deal with Knights

Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Alec Martinez is expected to sign a three-year contract worth approximately $15 million, multiple media outlets ...

Daniel Kilgore retires after 10 NFL seasons

Daniel Kilgore retired from the NFL after 10 seasons with the Kansas City Chiefs, Miami Dolphins and San Francisco 49ers. ...

Beijing announces naval drill in disputed South China Sea

Beijing [China], July 26 (ANI): China on Monday announced that the People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) will conduct an exercise ...

Olympics Roundup: Katie Ledecky takes silver in 400 free

American and defending Olympic champion Katie Ledecky was shocked in the women's 400-meter freestyle in the Tokyo Games on Monday. ...

Report: Trevor Bauer's teammates resist return to Dodgers

Teammates are largely against the return of Trevor Bauer to the Los Angeles Dodgers, according to the Los Angeles Times. ...

Sherman meets Chinese Foreign Minister

Beijing [China], July 26 (ANI): US Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman on Monday met with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang ...

Over 30 scribes killed, injured by terrorists in Afghan

Kabul [Afghanistan] July 26 (ANI): At least 30 journalists and media workers have been killed, manhandled, and wounded by terrorists ...

US Senator slams China over hiding COVID-19 facts

Washington [US] July 26 (ANI): US Senator Tom Cotton has slammed China for lying and covering up facts about the ...

US, China Hold High-Level Talks

BEIJING - The U.S. State Department said Monday a top U.S. diplomat told officials in China that the United States ...

Pandemic Olympics Endured Heat, and Now a Typhoon's En Route

TOKYO - First, the sun. Now: the wind and the rain.The Tokyo Olympics, delayed by the pandemic and opened under ...

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Dow, Nasdaq and S&P 500 hit new record highs

NEW YORK, New York - The Dow Jones, Standard and Poor's 500 and Nasdaq Composite all closed at record highs ...

World markets worry as Argentina cuts grain shipments by 25%

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina: The lowest waters in 77 years is reducing the amount of grain being shipped from Argentina's most ...

For first time, documents list 5,000 properties owned by Vatican

VATICAN CITY, Rome: For the first time, the Vatican has released information on 5,000 properties it owns, as part of ...

Hong Kong share markets tumble, Hang Seng drops more than 1,000 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - In Hong Kong stocks tumbled on Monday, with the benchmark Hang Seng index shedding more than ...

Domino's earnings for Q2 outpace analysts' expectations

ANN ARBOR, Michigan: Domino's Pizza Inc reported higher-than-anticipated Q2 earnings and profits on July 22, as the addition of menu ...

Indexes show housing market losing strong demand from Covid period

NEW YORK CITY, New York: The home and real estate sector, which outperformed the broader market during the pandemic, even ...

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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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