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May sees 10.7% surge in US home sales

WASHINGTON D.C.: In May, sales of new U.S. single-family homes unexpectedly increased, but this is expected to be temporary, as ...


Shaken from back-to-back losses, Twins host confident Orioles

The Minnesota Twins will try to bounce back from back-to-back, walk-off losses when they host the Baltimore Orioles to open ...


Julio Rodriguez, Mariners take aim at Athletics

Julio Rodriguez has made a strong case for the American League's Rookie of the Month award for June. He will ...


Julio Rodriguez, Mariners cruise past Orioles

Rookie Julio Rodriguez homered and drove in three runs as the Seattle Mariners defeated the visiting Baltimore Orioles 9-3 on ...


Depleted Angels face White Sox, Michael Kopech

The Los Angeles Angels finish a three-game series against the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday night in Anaheim, Calif., but ...


Blue Jays aim for sweep of visiting Red Sox

The Toronto Blue Jays will seek to complete a three-game sweep of the visiting Boston Red Sox on Wednesday night ...


Carlos Santana, Mariners conclude set vs. Orioles

Carlos Santana has been here before. Only this time, he actually got to suit up for the Seattle Mariners. Santana, ...


Mariners throw combined one-hitter, blank Orioles

Jesse Winker hit a tiebreaking, two-run double with two outs in the eighth inning to give the Seattle Mariners a ...


Spot starter JP Sears guides Yankees past A's

Rookie JP Sears pitched 5 2/3 effective innings in his second successful spot start of the season and the New ...


O's look to stay hot vs. Mariners behind Adley Rutschman

The Seattle Mariners selected Adley Rutschman in the 40th and final round of the 2016 MLB draft out of Sherwood ...


Patrick Corbin hopes to regain past form as Nationals face Pirates

The latest chapter in the saga of Patrick Corbin will play out Tuesday night when the visiting Pittsburgh Pirates meet ...


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Arab states reaching energy targets with alternative solar, wind power

DUBAI, UAE: The Arab states have built significant amounts of solar and wind power installations, and are in line to ...

Brexit seen as driving force behind Scotland independence vote

LONDON, England: A second referendum on Scottish independence is set to be held in October 2023. The Scottish government, led ...

Tuvalu pulls out of UN ocean conference after China blocks Taiwan

LISBON, Portugal: Tuvalu Foreign Minister Simon Kofe walked out of the opening cermonies of this week's United Nations Ocean Conference ...

14 ft. crocodile captured by man in Indonesia, returned to nature

SULAWESI, Indonesia: Using just a rope, an Indonesian man, supported by fellow villagers on the island of Sulawesi, captured a ...

Watford FC bans Qatar friendly due to fans' human rights concerns

WATFORD, UK: Watford F.C. has cancelled a friendly match against the Qatar national team due to the Gulf country's human ...

Istanbul Pride parades blocked by Turkey police

ISTANBUL, Turkey: Turkish police detained dozens of people after local authorities banned Istanbul's annual Pride parade from going ahead this ...

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'Doctor G': Ayushmann Khurrana shares new still on Doctors' Day

New Delhi [India], July 1 (ANI): Bollywood actor Ayushmann Khurrana, on Friday, poured wishes to all the medicos on the ...

Friends creator embarrassed by show's lack of diversity

Hit sitcom's co-creator Marta Kauffman has pledged $4 million to an African studies program as penanceWracked with guilt over the ...

Sexual assault case: Actor Vijay Babu appears for interrogation for 5th consecutive day

Ernakulam (Kerala) [India], July 1 (ANI): Actor-producer Vijay Babu appeared before probe officials for the fifth consecutive day in Ernakulam ...

William Shatner to unveil documentary on his life at San Diego Comic-Con

Washington [US], July 1 (ANI): Hollywood actor William Shatner of 'Star Trek' fame has given his stamp of approval for ...

Ban on single-use plastic kicks in; Check the banned items and how much you may be fined

New Delhi [India], July 1 (ANI): In yet another significant step to reduce the menace of plastic pollution, the Centre ...

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Stock markets in U.S. revive after sharp sell-off, dollar forges ahead

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rebounded on Friday, a day after major across-the-board sell-offs."Consensus estimates for 2022 and ...


Swiss pharma Novartis to cut 7.4% of global workforce

GENEVA, Switzerland: Swiss pharmaceutical group Novartis has said, as part of its previously announced restructuring program, that it could cut ...


Shanghai Disney opens gates after city ends Covid lockdowns

SHANGHAI, China: Walt Disney Company reopened Shanghai Disneyland on 30th June, one month after the city lifted a two month ...


Asian stocks shunned by investors, Nikkei 225 loses 457 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia skidded lower Friday with all the major indices recording solid losses."Capitulation is the ...


Islamabad considers importing oil from Russia

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Given the country's ongoing economic crisis and acute fuel shortage, the Pakistan government is considering purchasing oil ...


High pressure fracking again being used by US oil companies

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Amidst the rise of "re-fracs" in the U.S. as part of the efforts to boost domestic oil production, ...


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