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Pirates eye chance to split 4-game set with Diamondbacks

The Pittsburgh Pirates are fresh off a rare win over the Arizona Diamondbacks and now look to gain a split ...


Red-hot Orioles visit Red Sox for 1-game Fenway stopover

The Baltimore Orioles have won 34 of their last 51 games and find themselves firmly entrenched in the race for ...


Blue Jays-Orioles rained out; makeup set for Labor Day

The Baltimore Orioles' series finale against the visiting Toronto Blue Jays was rained out Wednesday night and will be made ...


Pirates aim to dial up rare win vs. Diamondbacks

The host Arizona Diamondbacks will look to match their season-high four-game winning streak when they face the Pittsburgh Pirates on ...


Orioles look to sweep Blue Jays, shorten gap in race

The Baltimore Orioles have a chance to make the American League wild-card race squeaky tight Wednesday night as they go ...


MLB roundup: Rockies pound 22 hits in blowout of Cardinals

Randal Grichuk had a career-high five hits, including a home run, Ryan McMahon hit a 495-foot homer and the Colorado ...


Orioles stay hot, take down Blue Jays again

Rougned Odor hit a go-ahead two-run home run in the bottom of the eighth inning and the Baltimore Orioles defeated ...


Activists claim US school lunches are racist

Civil rights groups have called for the federal government to correct ?dietary racism? in its subsidized meal programDozens of US ...


Dodgers activate 3B Justin Turner from IL

The Los Angeles Dodgers activated third baseman Justin Turner from the injured list Tuesday a day after infielder/outfielder Miguel Vargas ...


Explosions Rock Russian Air Base in Crimea

Powerful explosions erupted at a Russian air base in Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula on Tuesday, killing one person and wounding five ...


Jets T Mekhi Becton (knee) likely out for 2022 season

The knee injury sustained in practice by New York Jets offensive tackle Mekhi Becton likely will keep him out for ...


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Croatian bus carrying Polish tourists crashes, 12 dead, 32 injured

ZAGREB, Croatia: Authorities have said that a weekend bus crash near Varazdin in Croatia killed 12 passengers and injured 32.The ...

US, India to hold military exercise near disputed Chinese border

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. will participate in a joint military exercise in mid-October with India, less than 62 miles from ...

South Korea sends orbiter to moon, seeks to join exclusive club

SEOUL, South Korea: South Korea has launched a domestically manufactured lunar orbiter that took off from Florida's Cape Canaveral Space ...

Russian missile scientist charged with passing secrets to China

MOSCOW, Russia: A leading Russian scientist in the field of hypersonic flight, Dr. Alexander Shiplyuk, has been arrested on suspicion ...

Citing safety of children, LA to move homeless away from schools

LOS ANGELES, California: During a meeting that was disrupted by protesters this week, the Los Angeles City Council voted to ...

Former Puerto Rico governor Wanda Vazquez arrested on bribery charges

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Justice Department announced this week that former Puerto Rico governor Wanda Vazquez has been arrested in ...

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Australian singing sensation Olivia Newton-John has died

SANTA BARBARA, California - Australian singing sensation and actress Olivia Newtown-John has died at the age of 73."Dame Olivia Newton-John ...

Kajal Aggarwal with her son Neil dedicates 'Baahubali' scene to SS Rajamouli

Mumbai [Maharashtra], August 11 (ANI): Kajal Aggarwal recreated the Baahubali's iconic scene with her son Neil and dedicated it to ...

Ellen DeGeneres sends well-wishes to ex Anne Heche post fiery car accident

Washington [US], August 11 (ANI): American media personality and TV host Ellen DeGeneres reacted to news of ex-girlfriend Anne Heche's ...

Happy birthday Chris Hemsworth: Best performances of our beloved 'Thor'

Washington [US], August 11 (ANI): Hollywood star Chris Hemsworth just turned 39! Our 'Thor' has a tremendous amount of fan-following ...

From Priyanka to Salman Khan, find out how your favourite celebs celebrate Raksha Bandhan

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], August 11 (ANI): Raksha Bandhan is a festival of love and togetherness. It's a festival that brothers ...

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U.S. stocks gain ground, Nasdaq Composite climbs 81 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks continued to mend fences on Monday, with gains by all the major indices."I ...


As world economy slows, price of copper falls

LONDON, England: Despite a recent rebound, speculators in the international copper market, considered an indicator of the world's economic health, ...


Japan's Nikkei 225 gains 325 points despite disappointing data out of China

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Disappointing economic data released Monday has triggered a slackening of key interest rates by the Bank ...


Nepal-China relationship elevated to a "strategic partnership"

BEIJING, China - Following a meeting of the two countries foreign ministers, China and Nepal agreed to build the Trans-Himalayan ...


Details released on plan to charge $23 to drive into New York City

NEW YORK CITY, New York: After a study released on Wednesday projected a 15 to 20 percent reduction in the ...


Russian Central Bank reports economy down 4% in second quarter

MOSCOW, Russia: Financial information released by the Rosstat federal statistics service this week indicated that Russia's economy shrank 4 percent ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

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