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Hiring for tech jobs topped all job categories during lockdown

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Jobs in the tech sector recorded a rapid increase in New York City last year, ...


Ending Covid lockdowns, New York Cuomo says city to reopen July 1

NEW YORK CITY, New York: New York's mayor has announced that the city will "fully reopen" on July 1, after ...


Alex Ovechkin out again Saturday for Capitals

Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin will miss Saturday night's game against the Philadelphia Flyers as he continues to be bothered ...


Capitals face Flyers, fight for division title

Washington still has a chance to finish first in the East Division, but it will need to do a better ...


Seeking fifth straight win, Cubs look to take series vs. Pirates

The Chicago Cubs and Pittsburgh Pirates each had something positive to take out of their series opener Friday. Chicago got ...


Nolan Arenado, Cards continue series vs. Rockies

Nolan Arenado's reunion with the Colorado Rockies will continue when the St. Louis Cardinals host them again Saturday. In the ...


NHL roundup: Point in OT loss to Vegas sends Blues to postseason

Jonathan Marchessault scored with 17.7 seconds remaining in overtime to give the Vegas Golden Knights a come-from-behind, 4-3 victory over ...


Reds' Wade Miley no-hits Indians

Cincinnati left-hander Wade Miley threw the fourth no-hitter of the young baseball season on Friday, leading the Reds to a ...


Wade Allison, Flyers stop Capitals from reclaiming division lead

The Washington Capitals missed a chance to tie Pittsburgh for first place in the East Division as the visiting Philadelphia ...


Zach Davies deals as Cubs slip by Pirates

Chicago Cubs right-hander Zach Davies pitched seven scoreless innings Friday in a 3-2 win over the visiting Pittsburgh Pirates. Joc ...


Cubs place OF Ian Happ on 10-day IL

The Chicago Cubs placed outfielder Ian Happ (left rib contusion) on the 10-day injured list before Friday's game at Wrigley ...


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Demand seen pushing factory orders to 1.1% in March

WASHINGTON D.C.: After sliding 0.5 percent in February, new factory orders for US-made goods rebounded 1.1 percent in March, as ...

Hiring for tech jobs topped all job categories during lockdown

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Jobs in the tech sector recorded a rapid increase in New York City last year, ...

Ending Covid lockdowns, New York Cuomo says city to reopen July 1

NEW YORK CITY, New York: New York's mayor has announced that the city will "fully reopen" on July 1, after ...

Nashville finds the win column, blanks Revolution

C.J. Sapong's first goal as a member of Nashville SC in the 25th minute and Alex Muyl's 75th-minute tally treated ...

Union break through, shut out Fire

Cory Burke and Jakob Glesnes each scored in the second half, and the visiting Philadelphia Union recorded their first MLS ...

Higuain brothers expected back when Inter Miami faces Atlanta United

Atlanta United FC still is looking for consistent goal-scoring threats as they head to Fort Lauderdale, Fla. on Sunday to ...

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Demand seen pushing factory orders to 1.1% in March

WASHINGTON D.C.: After sliding 0.5 percent in February, new factory orders for US-made goods rebounded 1.1 percent in March, as ...

Airlines, biofuel industries discuss low-cost biofuels with U.S. House

WASHINGTON D.C.: As part of a larger drive by lawmakers to advance climate and energy legislation, members of a U.S. ...

China reports 230 million tourist trips over May Day holiday

BEIJING, China: China set a new tourism record, as the Chinese made some 230 million trips over the extended May ...

U.S. industrial stocks set new records, U.S. dollar gets smashed

NEW YORK, New York - It was like Groundhog Day as stocks forged to new highs on Wall Street on ...

Officials say US supply chain will correct self, raise factory output

WASHINGTON D.C.: Production in the United States clocked slower growth last month, as supply scarcities posed restraints and extensive fiscal ...

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U.S. announces waiver of Covid patents; pharmaceutical stocks tumble

WASHINGTON D.C.: Shares of Covid vaccine manufacturers fell following statements from the White House that they support waiving patent rights ...


U.S. economic downturn translates to lowest birth rate in 40 years

WASHINGTON DC - Amidst the radical turndown in the American economy during the Covid lockdown, birth rates in the United ...


WHO says "low confidence" in Sinopharm Covid side-effects data

GENEVA, Switzerland: World Health Organization experts have said they have "very low confidence" in data received from Chinese state-owned drugmaker ...


White House seeks subsidies for nuclear power in bid for clean energy

WASHINGTON D.C.: The White House is talking with lawmakers to offer subsidies to the nation's nuclear power plants, in a ...


Fear of Covid variants calls off Oktoberfest for 2nd year

MUNICH, Germany: Authorities in Germany have called off Oktoberfest for the second straight year, saying the festival, which attracts nearly ...


Police recognize wanted Mafia fugitive on YouTube from tattoos

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic: Italian detectives have arrested a member of the Italian mafia after seeing him on YouTube 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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