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U.S. having second thoughts about prosecuting Huawei finance chief

U.S. prosecutors are discussing a deal with lawyers for Huawei finance chief Meng Wanzhou to resolve criminal charges against her, ...


People magazine reveals 'People of the Year'

A celebration of 2020? Many might think we should just hold our breath and say good riddance to what has ...


Ravens, Cowboys set for rare Tuesday game

Trace McSorley says he always prepares to start, but this might truly be the first time it matters when the ...


Rangers tab former pitcher Young as GM

Former major league pitcher Chris Young has been named executive vice president and general manager of the Texas Rangers. The ...


Ravens put Griffin on IR, prepare McSorley to start

The Baltimore Ravens put Robert Griffin III on injured reserve on Friday, leaving Trace McSorley as the only quarterback on ...


Pittsburgh looks to sustain momentum vs. Northern Illinois

Pittsburgh's Xavier Johnson admitted the team was down after a surprising opening-game loss to St. Francis (Pa.) and that the ...


NFL introduces more rules aimed at stopping COVID spread

The NFL released updated COVID-19 protocols that will further limit interaction in team facilities during the final weeks of the ...


Steelers put unbeaten mark on line vs. rested Washington

Washington will be the latest team with a shot at handing the Steelers their first loss when the teams meet ...


49ers set for 'home' game in Arizona vs. Bills

The NFL will showcase a rare neutral-site game on American soil Monday night when the Buffalo Bills and San Francisco ...


Steelers, Chiefs, Saints can clinch playoff berths in Week 13

The Pittsburgh Steelers, Kansas City Chiefs and New Orleans Saints head into Week 13 looking to punch their respective tickets ...


Steelers LB Dupree (knee) to miss rest of season

Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker Bud Dupree will miss the remainder of the season with a knee injury, coach Mike Tomlin ...


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U.S. stocks climb despite slowing jobs growth

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were on the rise on Friday, despite disappointing jobs data which showed the ...

U.S. having second thoughts about prosecuting Huawei finance chief

U.S. prosecutors are discussing a deal with lawyers for Huawei finance chief Meng Wanzhou to resolve criminal charges against her, ...

People magazine reveals 'People of the Year'

A celebration of 2020? Many might think we should just hold our breath and say good riddance to what has ...

No. 17 Texas, back from tourney win, faces No. 12 Villanova

No. 17 Texas moves from one major challenge to another on Sunday when it hosts No. 12 Villanova in a ...

Biden Officially Secures Enough Electors to Become President

California certified its presidential election Friday and appointed 55 electors pledged to vote for Democrat Joe Biden, officially handing him ...

Top 25 roundup: Marquette nips No. 4 Wisconsin at buzzer

Justin Lewis scored on a one-handed put-back of a D.J. Carton free-throw miss at the buzzer for the final two ...

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U.S. stocks climb despite slowing jobs growth

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were on the rise on Friday, despite disappointing jobs data which showed the ...

Irish economy grew in third quarter at fastest rate ever

DUBLIN, Ireland - Ireland's Central Statistics Office on Friday released the Quarterly National Accounts for the third quarter of 2020, ...

Latest U.S. job figures show hiring is slowing

The United States added 245,000 jobs in November, the fewest since April and the latest sign that hiring has slowed ...

Stocks in Asia continue on path to nowhere, dollar losses consolidate

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia continued to meander on Friday, while demand for the U.S. dollar continued to ...

Brazilian economy recovering fast after two negative quarters

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil, (Xinhua) -- Brazil's Economy Minister Paulo Guedes said Thursday that the country's economy is going through ...

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Year's long blockade against Qatar may be nearing end

NEW YORK, New York - UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has added his long-standing views to current reports that the years-long ...


U.S. having second thoughts about prosecuting Huawei finance chief

U.S. prosecutors are discussing a deal with lawyers for Huawei finance chief Meng Wanzhou to resolve criminal charges against her, ...


U.S.-Brazil military base ponders eviction of 800 families

Antonio Marcos Diniz was only 13 years old when his family was forced to leave their home near Brazil's Atlantic ...


United States in bid to beef up relationships in Western Hemisphere

WASHINGTON, DC - Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Christopher C. Miller has stressed the need to strengthen partnerships in the Western ...


New Zealand announces nine new Coronavirus cases, 5 of them historical

WELLINGTON, New Zealand, Dec. 3 (Xinhua) -- New Zealand reported nine new cases of COVID-19 in managed isolation on Thursday. ...


World heading for 'catastrophic' rise in temperatures

This year is on track to be one of the three hottest on record, completing a run of six years ...


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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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