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Jonathan Villar goes deep as Cubs rout Pirates

Jonathan Villar homered and had two RBIs, while Keegan Thompson threw five strong innings, as the host Chicago Cubs won ...


Rangers, Hurricanes aim to keep up thrills in Game 1

The New York Rangers and Carolina Hurricanes are set to meet in Game 1 of their best-of-seven, second-round Stanley Cup ...


Willson Contreras, Cubs look to slam Pirates again

The Chicago Cubs are off to a rough start this season, but Willson Contreras remains a consistent bright spot. Contreras ...


Dodgers, D-backs prepare for first DH in L.A. since 1999

It never rains in California, or so it is said, which means that Tuesday's doubleheader between the visiting Arizona Diamondbacks ...


MLB roundup: Willson Contreras' slam sparks Cubs' rout

Willson Contreras' grand slam highlighted an eight-run first, and Wade Miley yielded just one hit over seven strong innings, as ...


Willson Contreras, Wade Miley lead Cubs past Pirates

Willson Contreras' grand slam highlighted an eight-run first, and Wade Miley yielded just one hit over seven strong innings, as ...


Goalies guide Panthers, Lightning as Florida contenders set to duel

The two-time reigning Stanley Cup champions against the recently crowned Presidents' Trophy winners -- that's the juicy matchup set for ...


Antonio Brown tweets he wants to 'Retire A Steeler'

Free agent wide receiver Antonio Brown took to social media Monday, saying he wants to retire as a member of ...


Pirates claim C Tyler Heineman off waivers from Blue Jays

The Pittsburgh Pirates claimed catcher Tyler Heineman off waivers from the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday and designated catcher Andrew ...


After no-hit fiasco, Reds face Guardians next

The Cincinnati Reds had Monday off, getting a time for retrospection after finding a way Sunday to lose a game ...


Penguins F Brian Boyle recovering from knee surgery

Pittsburgh Penguins forward Brian Boyle underwent successful surgery on his left knee Monday. The procedure was done by team physician ...


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US pressured by airlines to lift Covid testing requirements

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. airline industry is pressuring the Biden administration to lift a 16-month-old regulation requiring a negative COVID-19 ...

Jonathan Villar goes deep as Cubs rout Pirates

Jonathan Villar homered and had two RBIs, while Keegan Thompson threw five strong innings, as the host Chicago Cubs won ...

Mike Clevinger's strong outing leads Padres over Phillies

Trent Grisham hit an RBI double, starting pitcher Mike Clevinger tossed five scoreless innings and the San Diego Padres defeated ...

Report: Dodgers designate Shane Greene, make room for David Price

The Los Angeles Dodgers reinstated veteran left-hander David Price from the team's COVID-19 injured list Tuesday, according to an MLB.com ...

Phillies' Bryce Harper held out vs. Padres after elbow injection

Highly-paid Philadelphia Phillies slugger Bryce Harper will not play Tuesday night against the San Diego Padres after receiving a shot ...

Union host Inter Miami, aim to extend home dominance

One of just two unbeaten teams at home in the Eastern Conference, the Philadelphia Union will put that success up ...

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Bargain-hunting drives Wall Street higher, Nasdaq climbs 322 points

NEW YORK, New York - Bargain-hunters drove up the prices of stocks on U.S. markets on Tuesday."Our inputs today support ...

Indian ban on wheat exports expected to hike prices worldwide

NEW DELHI, India: India has banned the exporting of wheat, despite stating it was targeting record international shipments this year, ...

High import taxes prevent Tesla from selling cars in India

NEW DELHI, India: Tesla made known this week that it will not sell electric automobiles in India due to the ...

Hang Seng jumps sharply on possible China move to relax tech reform

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - A potential easing of the Chinese government's crackdown on technology companies drove stocks in Hong Kong ...

Nepal to get free 21.9% of 490mw electricity every month

KATHMANDU, Nepal - The governments of Nepal and India have signed a bilateral memorandum of understanding for the construction of ...

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China lashes US for change on website supporting Taiwan independence

BEIJING, China: China's Foreign Ministry rebuked the U.S. for changing the wording about Taiwan on the State Department website, stressing ...


First group of new saints since Covid outbreak announced by Vatican

VATICAN CITY: While recovering from knee problems that have forced him to use a wheelchair last week, Pope Francis announced ...


It's not politics but Holy War for me: Imran Khan

SIALKOT, Pakistan - Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has claimed that a plot to kill him was being hatched, ...


Report: Germany has taken in over 700,000 refugees from Ukraine

BERLIN, Germany: Citing Interior Ministry data, Welt am Sonntag newspaper has reported that more than 700,000 people fleeing the war ...


US pressured by airlines to lift Covid testing requirements

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. airline industry is pressuring the Biden administration to lift a 16-month-old regulation requiring a negative COVID-19 ...


Czech resort opens world's largest pedestrian suspension bridge

DOLNI MORAVA, Czech Republic: The world's longest pedestrian suspension bridge has opened at a mountain resort in the Czech Republic. ...


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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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