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Jailed U.S. citizen who demonstrated against Egyptian coup is dead

CAIRO, Egypt - The death this week of Mustafa Kassem, an Egyptian-American imprisoned in Egypt after an unfair trial, underscores ...

Knicks, Cavs meet looking for relief from futility

There are many ways to measure how badly the New York Knicks have struggled this century. A new metric will ...

Penguins rally from early hole to defeat Bruins

Bryan Rust's tiebreaking goal in the third period capped the Pittsburgh Penguins' comeback from an early three-goal deficit Sunday to ...

Union add Oravec to further bolster midfield

The Philadelphia Union continued to bolster their midfield ranks by acquiring Matej Oravec from DAC Dunajska Streda of the Slovak ...

Nets look to get back on track vs. visiting Sixers

Being unable to stop Tobias Harris Wednesday night is part of a litany of issues plaguing the Brooklyn Nets these ...

Top 25 roundup: No. 11 Louisville upsets No. 3 Duke

David Johnson scored 19 points as No. 11 Louisville withstood a charge from third-ranked Duke and pulled out a 79-73 ...

NHL roundup: Ovechkin leads Caps with 2nd straight hat trick

Alexander Ovechkin recorded a hat trick to pass Hall of Famer Mario Lemieux for 10th place and tie Steve Yzerman ...

NBA roundup: LeBron, D lead Lakers by Rockets

LeBron James produced his 31st double-double, Kyle Kuzma chipped in 23 points and the visiting Los Angeles Lakers turned a ...

LaVine pours in 42 to lead Bulls defeat Cavaliers

Zach LaVine scored 21 of his game-high 42 points in the fourth quarter and Lauri Markkanen had 17 points to ...

Harris' huge shot lifts Sixers in squeaker over Knicks

Tobias Harris drained a go-ahead 3-pointer with 28.2 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter as the visiting Philadelphia 76ers posted ...

Thousands join rally in Washington for women's rights, against Trump

Washington D. C. [United States], Jan 19 (Sputnik/ANI): Several thousand people gathered here on Saturday to join a rally for ...

Konecny scores twice as Flyers defeat Kings

Travis Konecny scored two goals and James van Riemsdyk added one goal and two assists to carry the host Philadelphia ...

NFL notebook: OBJ reportedly won't face charges

The Superdome police officer on the receiving end of a butt slap from Odell Beckham Jr. is not pressing charges ...

Stars D Johns (headaches) returns after 22 months

The Dallas Stars activated defenseman Stephen Johns from long-term injured reserve prior to Saturday night's game in Minnesota. The 27-year-old ...

Pittsburgh deals another loss to North Carolina

Xavier Johnson poured in 20 points as Pittsburgh defeated visiting North Carolina 66-52, adding to the Tar Heels' misery Saturday ...

Samuels helps No. 14 Villanova knock off UConn

Jermaine Samuels scored a game-high 19 points on Saturday, including a pair of critical buckets in the final three minutes, ...

Patriots CB McCourty reveals he had groin surgery

New England Patriots cornerback Jason McCourty revealed Friday that he recently underwent groin surgery. McCourty addressed the surgery during his ...

Bruins look to build momentum in rematch vs. Pens

The Boston Bruins and host Pittsburgh Penguins have opposing missions going into their rematch Sunday at PPG Paints Arena. The ...

Cavs, Bulls must confront Mother Nature before each other

Inclement winter weather in Chicago is presenting itself as a pesky obstacle for the Chicago Bulls, Cleveland Cavaliers and the ...

Sixers visit Knicks, hoping to end road losing streak

The Philadelphia 76ers continue to get healthy at home with 20 wins in 22 games, but their road record still ...

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Trump trial arguments get airing on Sunday talk shows

WASHINGTON - Key players in the impeachment trial of U.S. President Donald Trump and his defense argued sharply Sunday whether ...

Trump gives supporters recount of running commentary of assassination

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has recounted minute-by-minute details of the air raid that killed Iranian General Qasem ...

Of 20 abducted Indian crew members, one dies, 19 released

ABUJA, Nigeria - The Indian Mission in Nigeria on Sunday said that 20 seafarers who were kidnapped by pirates last ...

Dublin-born Conor McGregor wins in Vegas

LAS VEGAS, Nevada - Ireland's Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighter Conor McGregor made a winning comeback in the Ultimate Fighting ...

Prince Harry and Meghan to cut formal ties with Palace

LONDON, UK - While Prince Harry will continue to be Prince Harry, and he and his wife will remain the ...

Australian fires devastate wildlife, many threateneded species

More than one billion mammals, birds, and reptiles across eastern Australia are estimated to have been affected by the current ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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