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Legendary Chiefs quarterback Len Dawson enters hospice care

Legendary Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Len Dawson, the MVP of Super Bowl IV, has entered hospice care, according to multiple ...


Giants face lowly Pirates, aim to get back in wild-card race

Pittsburgh right-hander Bryse Wilson is scheduled to make the first California start of his five-year career when he gets the ...


MLB roundup: Cubs defeat Reds in Field of Dreams game

Nick Madrigal singled three times and drove in a run, and starter Drew Smyly tossed five shutout innings to lead ...


Seahawks RB Rashaad Penny (groin) likely out for preseason opener

Seattle Seahawks running back Rashaad Penny likely will miss Saturday's preseason opener against the Pittsburgh Steelers due to a groin ...


Diamondbacks break out for big seventh inning, defeat Pirates

Daulton Varsho blasted a bases-clearing double during a seven-run seventh inning as the Arizona Diamondbacks stormed to a 9-3 victory ...


Saints cut DT Jaleel Johnson, RB Malcolm Brown

The New Orleans Saints released defensive tackle Jaleel Johnson and running back Malcolm Brown on Thursday. The Saints also officially ...


Pirates eye chance to split 4-game set with Diamondbacks

The Pittsburgh Pirates are fresh off a rare win over the Arizona Diamondbacks and now look to gain a split ...


MLB roundup: Dodgers win season-high 10th straight game

Max Muncy, Chris Taylor and Joey Gallo hit home runs Wednesday and the Los Angeles Dodgers extended their season-best winning ...


Red-hot Orioles visit Red Sox for 1-game Fenway stopover

The Baltimore Orioles have won 34 of their last 51 games and find themselves firmly entrenched in the race for ...


Ben Gamel's 3 RBIs help Pirates get past D-backs

Ben Gamel drove in three runs and Kevin Newman had three hits as the Pittsburgh Pirates notched a 6-4 victory ...


Mitchell Trubisky well ahead in Steelers' QB derby

No official declaration has been made, but the Pittsburgh Steelers' plans at quarterback are becoming clearer by the day. Head ...


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Details released on plan to charge $23 to drive into New York City

NEW YORK CITY, New York: After a study released on Wednesday projected a 15 to 20 percent reduction in the ...

Broncos sign LB Joe Schobert

The Denver Broncos signed veteran linebacker Joe Schobert on Monday. The club also activated outside linebacker Randy Gregory and offensive ...

Phillies place RHP Corey Knebel (lat strain) on IL

The Philadelphia Phillies placed reliever Corey Knebel on the 15-day injured list Monday with a right lat strain. The 30-year-old ...

Red Sox visit Pirates in break from AL East-heavy schedule

A rare break from playing an American League East Division opponent is on tap for the Boston Red Sox this ...

Report: Broncos signing LB Joe Schobert

The Denver Broncos are signing veteran linebacker Joe Schobert, NFL Network reported Monday. He posted 112 tackles, one interception and ...

Jets prepare Joe Flacco for potential Week 1 reunion with Ravens

Joe Flacco could get the call in Week 1 if second-year quarterback Zach Wilson fails to receive medical clearance following ...

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As world economy slows, price of copper falls

LONDON, England: Despite a recent rebound, speculators in the international copper market, considered an indicator of the world's economic health, ...

Japan's Nikkei 225 gains 325 points despite disappointing data out of China

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Disappointing economic data released Monday has triggered a slackening of key interest rates by the Bank ...

Nepal-China relationship elevated to a "strategic partnership"

BEIJING, China - Following a meeting of the two countries foreign ministers, China and Nepal agreed to build the Trans-Himalayan ...

Details released on plan to charge $23 to drive into New York City

NEW YORK CITY, New York: After a study released on Wednesday projected a 15 to 20 percent reduction in the ...

Russian Central Bank reports economy down 4% in second quarter

MOSCOW, Russia: Financial information released by the Rosstat federal statistics service this week indicated that Russia's economy shrank 4 percent ...

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Croatian bus carrying Polish tourists crashes, 12 dead, 32 injured

ZAGREB, Croatia: Authorities have said that a weekend bus crash near Varazdin in Croatia killed 12 passengers and injured 32.The ...


US, India to hold military exercise near disputed Chinese border

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. will participate in a joint military exercise in mid-October with India, less than 62 miles from ...


South Korea sends orbiter to moon, seeks to join exclusive club

SEOUL, South Korea: South Korea has launched a domestically manufactured lunar orbiter that took off from Florida's Cape Canaveral Space ...


Russian missile scientist charged with passing secrets to China

MOSCOW, Russia: A leading Russian scientist in the field of hypersonic flight, Dr. Alexander Shiplyuk, has been arrested on suspicion ...


Citing safety of children, LA to move homeless away from schools

LOS ANGELES, California: During a meeting that was disrupted by protesters this week, the Los Angeles City Council voted to ...


Former Puerto Rico governor Wanda Vazquez arrested on bribery charges

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Justice Department announced this week that former Puerto Rico governor Wanda Vazquez has been arrested in ...


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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 ...

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