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Pirates rally to defeat Rockies, 10-5

Jack Suwinski and Josh VanMeter hit three-run homers Wednesday as the Pittsburgh Pirates erased a four-run deficit to beat the ...


Steelers name Omar Khan as general manager

Omar Khan was promoted to general manager by the Pittsburgh Steelers on Wednesday. Khan, 45, has been with the Steelers ...


Reports: Steelers to name Omar Khan as next GM

The Pittsburgh Steelers are expected to name Omar Khan as their next general manager, multiple media outlets reported. Khan, 45, ...


Penguins D Taylor Fedun signs two-year, two-way deal

Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Taylor Fedun signed a two-year, two-way contract extension on Wednesday. The deal carries an average annual value ...


Rockies send Kris Bryant back to IL, recall RHP Ryan Feltner

The Colorado Rockies placed outfielder Kris Bryant on the 10-day injured list Wednesday with a lower back strain. The move ...


Youth leads way for Pirates, Rockies

The Pittsburgh Pirates and visiting Colorado Rockies, who sew up a three-game series with a deciding game on Wednesday, are ...


MLB roundup: Joc Pederson (3 HRs, 8 RBIs) leads Giants past Mets

Joc Pederson capped a three-homer, eight-RBI night with a game-tying single in the ninth inning, and Brandon Crawford followed with ...


Rockies put Pirates down in 10th

Connor Joe's RBI single in the 10th inning Tuesday gave the visiting Colorado Rockies a 2-1 win over the Pittsburgh ...


Rangers blow by Hurricanes to tie series

Igor Shesterkin made 30 saves and Andrew Copp collected a goal and two assists as the New York Rangers evened ...


Factbox: Grim Chronology of Mass Shootings in the United States

A gunman opened fire at an elementary school in South Texas on Tuesday, killing 14 students and one teacher, Governor ...


Ke'Bryan Hayes, Pirates chase second straight win over Rockies

If recent results and the opener of a three-game series are any indication, the Pittsburgh Pirates and visiting Colorado Rockies ...


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Mookie Betts, Dodgers continue road trip at Arizona

The only person capable of slowing down Los Angeles Dodgers right fielder Mookie Betts at the moment might be his ...

Phillies, Braves bring hot hitters into series finale

Two hot hitters, the Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper and the Braves' Dansby Swanson, will be in the spotlight when the ...

MLB roundup: Evan Longoria blasts 2 HRs in Giants' rout

Evan Longoria's first two homers of the season provided the bookends in a nine-run outburst over the first two innings ...

Young pitchers get nod in Cubs-Reds series finale

A pair of promising young pitchers square off as the visiting Chicago Cubs and Cincinnati Reds conclude their series on ...

Dansby Swanson's 4-hit night propels Braves past Phillies

Dansby Swanson had the third four-hit game of his career, including a home run, and the Atlanta Braves outslugged the ...

Pirates rally to defeat Rockies, 10-5

Jack Suwinski and Josh VanMeter hit three-run homers Wednesday as the Pittsburgh Pirates erased a four-run deficit to beat the ...

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Online class business sees 26% jump in business

NEW YORK CITY, New York: The market for global online tutoring services is expected to grow from $21 million in ...

Stocks in Asia finish mainly lower despite overnight surge on Wall Street

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Shares across Asia fell on Thursday, with the exception of the Chinese mainland market where modest ...

Closed since start of Covid, Chile to reopen Easter Island to tourists

SANTIAGO, Chile: Easter Island, one of Chile's most important tourist attractions, will reopen to visitors on August 1, the government ...

In bid to lower cost of steel, India imposes 50% tax on ore exports

NEW DEHLI, India: In a move expected to end the country's exports of the raw materials needed to manufacture steel, ...

Federal Reserve minutes spark late buying surge for U.S. stocks

NEW YORK, New York - The release of the minutes of the Federal Reserve's monetary meeting earlier this month surprisingly ...

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In Tokyo, Biden supports Japan seeking seat on Security Council

TOKYO, Japan: U.S. President Joe Biden said this week that he supports calls for Japan to become a permanent member ...


Britain says arm Moldova to prepare for Russian invasion

LONDON, England: The UK's Telegraph newspaper has reported that Foreign Secretary Liz Truss has proposed that Britain send modern weaponry ...


More lockdowns in Shanghai for mandatory Covid testing

SHANGHAI, China: The central Shanghai district of Jingan, a key commercial area in China's financial hub, has announced that it ...


Polish president: Ukraine must decide its own future

KYIV, Ukraine: Andrzej Duda, President of Poland, told lawmakers in Kyiv this week that Ukraine has the right to decide ...


Nineteen kids, 2 adults confirmed dead in Texas school massacre

SAN ANTONIO, Texas (ANI/Big News Network): The death toll in the mass shooting incident at a school in Texas now ...


US, Japan, Australia, India join to limit illegal fishing by China

LONDON, England: Citing a U.S. official, the Financial Times reported this week that during the Quad summit in Tokyo, the ...


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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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