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Chinese app plans half billion-dollar investment in Ireland

DUBLIN, Ireland - While its future on the other side of the Atlantic, and in the Pacific, is up in ...


Lightning, Flyers face off for No. 1 seed in East

In a week of round-robin matches to determine seeding in the Stanley Cup playoffs, the Tampa Bay Lightning and Philadelphia ...


2 more Cards players test positive; series vs. Cubs postponed

With two more Cardinals players and a staff member testing positive for COVID-19 in the past two days, Major League ...


Canadiens record shutout, Penguins eliminated

Artturi Lehkonen broke a scoreless tie with 4:11 left in regulation and Carey Price stopped all 22 shots he faced ...


Eighth Cardinals player tests positive; game vs. Cubs postponed

An eighth St. Louis player has tested positive for COVID-19, prompting Major League Baseball to postpone Friday night's game between ...


Lyles looks for better showing in Rangers' series opener vs. Angels

Jordan Lyles expects to leave a better impression when he makes his second start for the Texas Rangers on Friday ...


Cardinals, finally get back to work, face Cubs

The St. Louis Cardinals will return from an eight-day pandemic break to host the division-leading Chicago Cubs on Friday. A ...


With skid broken, Royals look for more vs. Twins

There is no "normal" to the 2020 MLB season. But right-hander Jakob Junis of the Royals feels like things are ...


Tigers back in action with trip to Pittsburgh

Going into their weekend series starting Friday at PNC Park, the Pittsburgh Pirates and Detroit Tigers will be looking for ...


MLB roundup: Braves' Markakis hits walk-off homer

Nick Markakis delivered a walk-off homer with one out in the ninth inning to give the Atlanta Braves a 4-3 ...


Training camp primer: AFC North

AFC North (listed in predicted order of finish) Baltimore Ravens Projected 2020 record: 12-4 2019 record: 14-2 2019 summary: After ...


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U.S. dollar makes smalll recovery, Wall Street mixed

NEW YORK, New York - U.S stocks faltered on Friday despite better-than-expected jobs growth in July, and a rebound in ...

Chinese app plans half billion-dollar investment in Ireland

DUBLIN, Ireland - While its future on the other side of the Atlantic, and in the Pacific, is up in ...

Lightning, Flyers face off for No. 1 seed in East

In a week of round-robin matches to determine seeding in the Stanley Cup playoffs, the Tampa Bay Lightning and Philadelphia ...

Harris' double-double carries Sixers past Magic

Tobias Harris scored 23 points and grabbed 15 rebounds to lift the host Philadelphia 76ers past the Orlando Magic 108-101 ...

2 more Cards players test positive; series vs. Cubs postponed

With two more Cardinals players and a staff member testing positive for COVID-19 in the past two days, Major League ...

Canadiens record shutout, Penguins eliminated

Artturi Lehkonen broke a scoreless tie with 4:11 left in regulation and Carey Price stopped all 22 shots he faced ...

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U.S. dollar makes smalll recovery, Wall Street mixed

NEW YORK, New York - U.S stocks faltered on Friday despite better-than-expected jobs growth in July, and a rebound in ...

Switch revenue jumps 13% in second quarter

Switch is the latest data centre operator to post strong financial results as the global Covid-19 pandemic continues to fail ...

Asian markets topple over after Trump gets stuck into China again

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia tanked on Friday as the U.S. took a big stick to China again, banning ...

Siege at bank in northern France ends

A gunman with psychiatric problems took six people hostage at a bank in Le Havre, northern France, before giving himself ...

Chinese app plans half billion-dollar investment in Ireland

DUBLIN, Ireland - While its future on the other side of the Atlantic, and in the Pacific, is up in ...

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Seventeen dead, 123 injured as jet breaks in two on landing in India

DUBAI, UAE - An Air India Express flight from Dubai with 190 people on board skidded off a runway and ...


Beirut explosion may be turning point for Lebanon

ROME - Numbness and shock at first - now fury. The massive blast at Beirut's port Tuesday night that wrecked ...


Collision between truck and Land Cruiser claims life of Tajik singer

DUSHANBE - Hundreds of fans have come to bid farewell to one of Tajikistan's most popular singers, Bahrom Ghafuri, who ...


Preparedness for nuclear attack or event at lowest point since 1945

It is important to mark the solemn 75th anniversary of the first and only use of atomic weapons against cities ...


U.S. Senate moves to restrict TikTok downloads by federal employees

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States Senate on Thursday unanimously passed a bill banning the Chinese-owned video-sharing app TikTok on ...


Isreeli empathy for Lebanon draws fire from within

BEIRUT, Lebanon - The Lebanese cabinet has ordered port officials who had roles in storing or guarding highly explosive materials ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

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