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Weather, procedures blamed for Southwest Air canceling 1,800 flights

PHOENIX, Arizona: Some 1,800 Southwest Airlines flights were canceled nationwide from Saturday to Sunday.Airlines officials blame the cancellations on weather, ...


World Restart A Heart Day to be marked this Saturday

ARLINGTON, Va. -- Last month, a health researcher in the Washington, D.C., area gave CPR to a man suffering a ...


Reports: Paul Salata, creator of 'Mr. Irrelevant,' dies

According to multiple outlets, Paul Salata, a Newport Beach, Calif., businessman and the creator of Mr. Irrelevant, died Saturday at ...


Raiders reinstate QB Marcus Mariota (quad) from IR

The Las Vegas Raiders activated backup quarterback Marcus Mariota off the injured reserve list on Saturday. Mariota sustained a quadriceps ...


Colts activate WR T.Y. Hilton, put K Rodrigo Blankenship on IR

The Indianapolis Colts activated wide receiver T.Y. Hilton from injured reserve on Saturday, one day ahead of the team's game ...


Louisville to retire Lamar Jackson's No. 8 jersey

Louisville will retire quarterback Lamar Jackson's No. 8 jersey number during a ceremony at the Cardinals' home game against Syracuse ...


Personality traits linked to hallmarks of Alzheimer's disease

Washington [US], October 16 (ANI): A recent study led by scientists from the Florida State University College of Medicine has ...


Ravens WR Sammy Watkins ruled out vs. Chargers

Sammy Watkins' loss apparently will be Rashod Bateman's gain. Watkins is going to miss the Baltimore Ravens' home game against ...


Ravens QB Lamar Jackson returns to practice

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson returned to practice Friday after missing Thursday's session due to an illness. He is back ...


Duel of star QBs highlights high-powered Chargers-Ravens matchup

After five games, the Los Angeles Chargers (4-1) are the unlikely leaders of the AFC West, with the preseason favorites ...


WHO bestows posthumous award on the late Henrietta Lacks

Geneva [Switzerland], October 14 (ANI): Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus honoured the late Henrietta Lacks with a WHO Director-General's award, recognizing ...


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Bangladesh to move 81,000 Rohingya to island after UN deal

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Bangladesh intends to transfer more than 80,000 Rohingya refugees to a distant island in the Bay of ...

Following fall semester suicides, Univ. North Carolina cancels classes

CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina: Following a second student suicide during the fall semester, the University of North Carolina at Chapel ...

Russia denies claims for return of Japanese islands seized after WWII

MOSCOW, Russia: The Russian government has issued a statement saying it disagreed with the comments of new Japanese Prime Minister ...

China and Iran court Taliban, while IS aims for chaos

On October 8, a terrible blast struck the worshippers attending Friday noon prayers at the Gozar-e-Sayed Abad Mosque in the ...

Massachusetts National Guard deployed to test students for Covid

BOSTON, Massachusetts: Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker has announced that he is deploying up to 200 National Guard members to assist ...

After 6.3 earthquake, Crete reports little damage, no fatalities

ATHENS, Greece: The Greek island of Crete has been hit by a 6.3-magnitude earthquake, just weeks after another quake caused ...

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51st Kerala State Film award: 'The Great Indian Kitchen' bags best film award

Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], October 17 (ANI): Malayalam movie 'The Great Indian Kitchen' has bagged the best film award. Kerala Minister ...

Kailash Kher applauds India's vaccination drive while talking about his vaccination song

New Delhi [India], October 16 (ANI): Renowned Padma Shri awardee singer Kailash Kher applauded India's fast-paced vaccination programme against COVID-19 ...

Ben Affleck, Matt Damon talk 'The Last Duel', reveal their favourite performance of each other

Washington [US], October 16 (ANI): Hollywood stars Matt Damon and Ben Affleck are singing each other's praises for their much-awaited ...

Nazir Hoosein Memorial Drive to follow the iconic 1981 Himalayan Rally route

New Delhi [India], October 16 (ANI): The Nazir Hoosein Memorial Drive was officially launched on Saturday virtually with former winners, ...

Chris Martin, Gwyneth Paltrow's children are featured in 'Music of the Spheres' Coldplay album

Washington [US], October 16 (ANI): Singer-songwriter Chris Martin's two children have lent their talents for Coldplay's latest album, 'Music of ...

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Cheap coal makes a comeback in face of rising energy prices

MOSCOW, Russia: With surging natural gas prices leading again to the greater use of coal, TotalEnergies CEO Patrick Pouyanne highlighted ...


Delta variant blamed for 300,000 jump in August unemployment

WASHINGTON D.C.: A recently released report has detailed how the August surge of the Covid Delta variant saw record numbers ...


White House in push to build wind farms in Atlantic, Pacific

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. Secretary of Interior Deborah Haaland has announced that the U.S. government will auction lease agreements for seven ...


Property prices in Ireland increase to 10 year high

DUBLIN, Ireland: Property prices in Ireland are increasing at double digit rates for the first time in a decade.Since August, ...


World stocks on. the boil, Nasdaq rallies 74 points

NEW YORK, New York - Demand for bank stocks and higher-than-expected retail sales bolstered Wall Street on Friday."The economy continues ...


Walgreens to close tenth San Francisco store after shoplifting spree

SAN FRANCISCO, California: Five more Walgreens stores in San Francisco face closures next month because of organized retail theft, which ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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