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Nick Cordero dies from Covid-19 after 90 days in intensive care

WASHINGTON, DC - Broadway actor Nick Cordero, aged 41, has passed away after a long battle with coronavirus.According to Variety, ...

Union, NYCFC seek better start at MLS is Back Tournament

The Philadelphia Union and New York City FC look to shake off the effects of a four-month hiatus on Thursday ...

76ers' Embiid 'doesn't trust' players to remain in bubble

All-Star center Joel Embiid wants to play basketball, but the Philadelphia 76ers' big man is no fan of the bubble ...

Eagles' Jackson apologizes after posting anti-Semitic messages

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson issued an apology after posting an anti-Semitic message that he attributed to Adolf Hitler ...

Rare neurological disorder, Guillain-Barre Syndrome, linked to COVID-19

The patient in the case report (let's call him Tom) was 54 and in good health. For two days in ...

Trump Cabinet Members Look to Reassure Battleground Voters

TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA - U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue tromped through a strawberry festival in central Florida, detailing the government's new ...

Mahomes, Chiefs agree to 10-year, $450M extension

Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs agreed to a 10-year, $450 million contract extension through 2031, ESPN reported Monday. ...

Mahomes, Chiefs agree to 10-year extension

Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs agreed to a 10-year contract extension through 2031, ESPN reported Monday. Terms of ...

76ers' Scott: NBA jersey plan a 'bad miss'

Philadelphia 76ers forward Mike Scott said the NBA plan to allow for respectful messaging on the backs of jerseys resulted ...

Supreme Court reforms, strengthens Electoral College

The Supreme Court has ruled unanimously that states can require members of the Electoral College to cast their presidential ballots ...

Take 5: MLS is Back preview

Nearly five months after the season was halted just two weeks in, Major League Soccer returns Wednesday, with all 26 ...

Take 5: Top questions entering MLS is Back Tournament

Nearly five months after the season was halted just two weeks in, Major League Soccer returns Wednesday, with all 26 ...

Far-Right US Facebook Groups Pivot to Attacks on Black Lives Matter

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS - A loose network of Facebook groups that took root across the country in April to organize protests ...

Cosby Invokes Systemic Racism As he Fights #MeToo Conviction

PHILADELPHIA - In a nearly empty Philadelphia courtroom in July 2015, a lawyer for Bill Cosby implored a federal judge ...

6 Forgotten Patriots championship plays

With six Super Bowl rings, there are plenty of unforgettable Patriots playoff moments over the last two decades. Even in ...

5 Questions As The Dak Deal Deadline Nears

Just over a week left.Either the Cowboys and Dak Prescott reach a long-term extension by 3 p.m. Central next Wednesday, ...

How it happened: Lynn Dickey's near-perfect day

Packers QB completed more than 90 percent of his passes in the Superdome In this new series, packers.com takes a ...

2020 Colts Burning Questions: Tight End

Take a look at the burning questions at each position as the Indianapolis Colts set to report to training camp ...

Get to Know: Justin Herbert

While you may be aware quarterback Justin Herbert was selected sixth overall by the Bolts in the first round of ...

Asked and Answered: July 7

Let's get to it:JIM FOX FROM DENHAM SPRIGS, LA: In my youth I remember a Steelers running back named John ...

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Countries across the globe re-thinking reopening as coronavirus surges

As coronavirus cases around the world approach 11.5 million, governments are struggling with how to reopen their economies, leading some ...

38% of Americans approve of President Donald Trump's performance

A new Gallup poll showed Monday that 38% of Americans approve of President Donald Trump's White House performance, a figure ...

North Dakota pipeline supported by Trump ordered to be closed

A U.S. federal judge ruled Monday that a controversial pipeline that runs through Native American lands in North Dakota be ...

Philippine military thwarts CNT militants attack on construction site

CAMP SIONGCO, Maguindanao, Philippines - Troops of the 37th Infantry Battalion, under 603rd Infantry Brigade, foiled a communist NPA (CNT) ...

Yair Netanyahu making name for himself at home and abroad

JERUSALEM - As scandal-plagued Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stands trial for corruption, his 28-year-old son has emerged as a driving ...

Nick Cordero dies from Covid-19 after 90 days in intensive care

WASHINGTON, DC - Broadway actor Nick Cordero, aged 41, has passed away after a long battle with coronavirus.According to Variety, ...

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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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