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Coming off DH sweep, Rays look to take series from Blue Jays

The Tampa Bay Rays' doubleheader sweep of the host Toronto Blue Jays Saturday stopped their four-game losing streak and set ...


MLB roundup: Cardinals make history with 4 straight HRs in win

Nolan Arenado hit two homers and drove in three runs to lift the visiting St. Louis Cardinals past the Philadelphia ...


Pirates turn to Zach Thompson to take series from Brewers

The Pittsburgh Pirates have a chance Sunday to win their four-game series against the visiting Milwaukee Brewers after taking two ...


Michael Chavis homer boosts Pirates to win over Brewers

Michael Chavis hit a two-run homer, Oneil Cruz a solo shot Saturday to help the Pittsburgh Pirates top the visiting ...


Shane McClanahan strikes out 10 as Rays drop Jays in Game 1

Left-hander Shane McClanahan struck out 10 over seven innings and the visiting Tampa Bay Rays defeated the Toronto Blue Jays ...


Pirates trade LHP Anthony Banda to Blue Jays for cash

The Pittsburgh Pirates traded left-hander Anthony Banda to the Toronto Blue Jays for cash considerations Saturday. The Pirates designated Banda ...


Pirates, Brewers continue power-packed series

Home runs are a major theme as the Pittsburgh Pirates and the visiting Milwaukee Brewers round the corner into the ...


Phillies eye encore after impressive win over Cardinals

Even without Bryce Harper, the Philadelphia Phillies are proving they have power up and down the lineup. They also showed ...


Brewers belt five homers, pound Pirates 19-2

Luis Urias, Keston Hiura and Rowdy Tellez homered in a seven-run second inning and Willy Adames added a grand slam ...


Brewers' Adrian Houser (elbow) heads to 15-day IL

The Milwaukee Brewers placed right-handed pitcher Adrian Houser on the 15-day injured list with a right flexor strain, the team ...


Homer-happy Pirates hope power surge continues vs. Brewers

The Pittsburgh Pirates found a winning formula the past two games following a five-game losing streak, but it's one they ...


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Law allowing non-citizens to vote ruled unconstitutional in New York

ALBANY, New York: A New York state judge has struck down a recent law giving 800,000 non-citizen New York City ...

Behind Clayton Kershaw, Dodgers go for 4-game sweep of Padres

Back closer to sea level, Clayton Kershaw will look to put one of his worst starts in recent memory behind ...

Soaring Braves look to sweep reeling Reds

The red-hot Atlanta Braves look to finish their six-game road trip with a flourish when they visit the slumping Cincinnati ...

Coming off DH sweep, Rays look to take series from Blue Jays

The Tampa Bay Rays' doubleheader sweep of the host Toronto Blue Jays Saturday stopped their four-game losing streak and set ...

MLB roundup: Cardinals make history with 4 straight HRs in win

Nolan Arenado hit two homers and drove in three runs to lift the visiting St. Louis Cardinals past the Philadelphia ...

Pirates turn to Zach Thompson to take series from Brewers

The Pittsburgh Pirates have a chance Sunday to win their four-game series against the visiting Milwaukee Brewers after taking two ...

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IKEA says store inventories return to pre-Covid levels

DELFT, Netherlands: IKEA officials said this week that the furniture retailer's warehouses in Europe are as full as they were ...

21 percent six-month loss strips S&P 500 of $8 trillion in value

NEW YORK CITY, New York: After the first six months of 2022, the S&P 500 recorded a loss of 20.6 ...

Washington reports US economy falls 1.6 percent in Q1 2022

WASHINGTON D.C.: Due to the record high trade deficit and a resurgence in COVID-19 infections that curbed spending on services, ...

Chip design center to be built by MediaTek, Indiana Purdue University

TAIPEI, Taiwan: The world's fourth largest chip designer by revenue, Taiwan's MediaTek, has told Reuters that it plans to create ...

Stock markets in U.S. revive after sharp sell-off, dollar forges ahead

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rebounded on Friday, a day after major across-the-board sell-offs."Consensus estimates for 2022 and ...

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Tokyo suffers through heatwave, worst since 1875

Tokyo, Japan: On June 28, Japan baked under intense heat for a fourth successive day, with temperatures breaking nearly 150-year-old ...


Law allowing non-citizens to vote ruled unconstitutional in New York

ALBANY, New York: A New York state judge has struck down a recent law giving 800,000 non-citizen New York City ...


Arab states reaching energy targets with alternative solar, wind power

DUBAI, UAE: The Arab states have built significant amounts of solar and wind power installations, and are in line to ...


Brexit seen as driving force behind Scotland independence vote

LONDON, England: A second referendum on Scottish independence is set to be held in October 2023. The Scottish government, led ...


Tuvalu pulls out of UN ocean conference after China blocks Taiwan

LISBON, Portugal: Tuvalu Foreign Minister Simon Kofe walked out of the opening cermonies of this week's United Nations Ocean Conference ...


14 ft. crocodile captured by man in Indonesia, returned to nature

SULAWESI, Indonesia: Using just a rope, an Indonesian man, supported by fellow villagers on the island of Sulawesi, captured a ...


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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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