Tue, 07 Dec 2021

Massachusetts providing pathway to help for homeless youths

BOSTON, Massachusetts -- The holidays can be a tough time for many young people who have aged out of foster ...

Capital One takes lead among major bank by ending overdraft fees

MCLEAN, Virginia: Capital One bank has announced plans to cancel overdraft fees early next year, and becoming the largest bank ...

U.S. government writes off $2 billion in student loans

WASHINGTON D.C.: Earlier this month, the federal Education Department announced it is canceling another round of student loan payments, adding ...

Boston College QB Phil Jurkovec to return in 2022

Boston College quarterback Phil Jurkovec said Monday that he will return to the Eagles for the 2022 season. The redshirt ...

Ravens CB Marlon Humphrey lost for season

Baltimore Ravens All-Pro cornerback Marlon Humphrey sustained a torn pectoral muscle and will be lost for the rest of the ...

Purdue No. 1 in Top 25 for first time in history

Purdue's impressive start received unanimous validation, as the Boilermakers became the nation's No. 1 men's college basketball team for the ...

Young line to lead Lightning against struggling Canadiens

Boris Katchouk finally is part of the depth scoring the Tampa Bay Lightning have been seeking. In the middle of ...

Flopping Flyers aim to halt eight-game skid vs. Avalanche

The Philadelphia Flyers clearly have reached their low point of the season. The Flyers were crushed 7-1 by the two-time ...

Flyers fire Alain Vigneault, tab Mike Yeo as interim coach

The Philadelphia Flyers fired Alain Vigneault after two-plus seasons as the team's head coach on Monday. Assistant coach Michel Therrien ...

Ben Roethlisberger to address playing status after season

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger plans to discuss his playing status after this season. Roethlisberger addressed the situation -- well, ...

Coach, GM ousted as Canucks make wholesale changes

The Vancouver Canucks completed an early season house-cleaning by firing general manager Jim Benning, assistant GM John Weisbrod as well ...

Reports: Flyers fire Alain Vigneault, tab Mike Yeo as interim coach

The Philadelphia Flyers fired Alain Vigneault after two-plus seasons as the team's head coach, multiple media outlets reported on Monday. ...

Report: Ravens fear CB Marlon Humphrey lost for season

The Baltimore Ravens fear Pro Bowl cornerback Marlon Humphrey suffered a torn pectoral muscle and will be lost for the ...

Crumbling Canucks clash with Kings in Canada

Amidst a 3-9-1 slump that has seen them plummet down the standings to the bottom of the Pacific Division, the ...

Flopping Flyers' goal is stopping eight-game skid vs. Avalanche

The Philadelphia Flyers have clearly reached their low point of the season. The Flyers were crushed 7-1 by the two-time ...

No. 6 Villanova goes for fourth straight win vs. Syracuse

Villanova will look for its fourth consecutive victory when it battles Syracuse in the Jimmy V Classic Tuesday night in ...

Researchers develop chewing gum to reduce SARS-CoV-2 transmission

Pennsylvania [US], December 6 (ANI): A team of researchers has developed a chewing gum that is laced with a plant-grown ...

NFL roundup: Lions get first win with TD on final play

Jared Goff completed an 11-yard touchdown pass to Amon-Ra St. Brown on the last play of the game and the ...

Hornets step up to challenge versus 76ers

From what could have been one of the most dismal points of the season, the Charlotte Hornets should have no ...

Report: Canucks replace coach Travis Green with Bruce Boudreau

The last-place Vancouver Canucks have reportedly fired coach Travis Green less than two months into the season. The Canucks are ...

Lightning's barrage sends Flyers to eighth straight loss

Corey Perry had two goals and one assist, Ryan McDonagh added one goal and two assists and the Tampa Bay ...

Steelers score late, hold off Ravens

Ben Roethlisberger and Diontae Johnson connected on the go-ahead touchdown with 1:48 remaining, and the Pittsburgh Steelers stopped the Baltimore ...

Talles Magno's goal sends NYCFC past Union, into MLS Cup final

Substitute Talles Magno scored in the 88th minute and visiting New York City FC rallied to reach their first-ever MLS ...

Penguins' Jake Guentzel faces Kraken with both on hot streaks

The Seattle Kraken might be near the bottom of the Western Conference standings, but they've fared relatively well against teams ...

Gardner Minshew II carries Eagles past Jets 33-18

Gardner Minshew II threw for 242 yards and two touchdowns in his first start for Philadelphia and Jake Elliott kicked ...

Improved Ducks won't take Capitals by surprise

The Anaheim Ducks have either sped up their rebuilding process, or they are much more advanced than many anticipated. Either ...

Eagles QB Gardner Minshew II to start against Jets

Quarterback Gardner Minshew II will make his first start for the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday against the host New York ...

Reports: Eagles QB Gardner Minshew II to start Sunday

Quarterback Gardner Minshew II will make his first start for the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday against the host New York ...

NHL roundup: Alex Ovechkin reaches milestone in Caps' win

Alex Ovechkin scored his milestone 750th National Hockey League goal as the Washington Capitals defeated the visiting Columbus Blue Jackets ...

Foundering Flyers brace for Steven Stamkos, Lightning

The Philadelphia Flyers have skidded to a season-worst seven-game losing streak. If the Flyers hope to avoid an eighth straight ...

Top 25 roundup: No. 3 Alabama stuns No. 1 Georgia in SEC title game

Bryce Young passed for 421 yards and three touchdowns, and No. 3 Alabama punched its ticket to the College Football ...

Top 25 roundup: No. 16 Alabama turns back No. 3 Gonzaga

Jaden Shackelford canned six 3-pointers and scored 28 points Saturday night to tie his career high as No. 16 Alabama ...

Penguins thrash Canucks behind Jake Guentzel's hat trick

Jake Guentzel collected his fourth career hat trick and ran his career-best point streak to 12 games to lead the ...

No. 15 Pitt routs No. 16 Wake Forest to win ACC title

Kenny Pickett scored three touchdowns and No. 15 Pittsburgh finally put the clamps on No. 16 Wake Forest's offense in ...

Timbers to host first MLS Cup after dispatching RSL

Felipe Mora scored early, Santiago Moreno added a goal from distance after halftime, and the Portland Timbers reached their third ...

Report: Gardner Minshew II probable starting QB for Eagles

Gardner Minshew is slated to start at quarterback for the Philadelphia Eagles against the New York Jets on Sunday with ...

Kings hope to fare better on road, face Oilers

The Los Angeles Kings will need to start narrowing the gap with the top teams in the Western Conference if ...

Fordham could be poised to break hex at St. John's

St. John's hasn't been impressive this season, and it could be in for another difficult game when it hosts Fordham ...

COVID-depleted Union host NYCFC in East final

The Philadelphia Union likely will enter Sunday's MLS Eastern Conference final against visiting New York City FC without the majority ...

Collin Gillespie leads way as No. 6 Villanova smashes St. Joe's

Collin Gillespie scored 23 points to fuel No. 6 Villanova's 81-52 rout of visiting Saint Joseph's 81-52 on Saturday. Justin ...

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German restrictions grow for unvaccinated citizens

BERLIN, Germany: In a bid to halt the spread of the fourth wave of COVID-19 in Germany, national and regional ...

Netflix staff convicted of insider trading, sentenced to prison

NEW YORK CITY, New York: A former Netflix software engineer and his friend will serve time in prison after being ...

$3,000 fine for Austrian surgeon who amputated wrong leg

VIENNA, Austria: A surgeon who amputated the wrong leg of an 82-year-old patient in May, later describing the mistake as ...

WWII bomb explodes during construction in Munich, 4 injured

MUNICH, Germany: German authorities announced this week that a World War II bomb exploded at a construction site next to ...

Western allies outline new sanctions on Belarus over migrants

LONDON, England: The United States, United Kingdom, European Union, and Canada have agreed to tackle the ongoing migrant crisis on ...

African white rhinos flown to Rwanda to evade poachers

AKAGERA NATIONAL PARK, Rwanda: Thirty white rhinos from South Africa were flown by conservationists to Akagera National Park in Rwanda, ...

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