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Rays stumble into postseason against red-hot Guardians

The Cleveland Guardians enter the postseason on quite the roll, winning 24 of their past 30 games to record the ...


LeBron James wants to own NBA expansion team in Las Vegas

LeBron James made his post-retirement goals clear: He wants to own an NBA team, and he wants it in Las ...


NHL Atlantic Division capsules: Leafs are ready to rise

Stop us if you've heard this before, but the Toronto Maple Leafs are entertaining sky-high expectations this season. Yeah, yeah, ...


MLB roundup: Twins' Luis Arraez captures AL batting crown

Luis Arraez walked twice and doubled in his final at-bat while wrapping up his first American League batting title as ...


Eagles after first 5-0 start since 2004 vs. Cardinals

The Philadelphia Eagles (4-0) will look to continue their fastest start since 2004 when they visit an inconsistent Arizona Cardinals ...


J.D. Martinez (2 HRs), Red Sox hand Rays fifth straight loss

J.D. Martinez homered twice and drove in four runs to lead the Boston Red Sox to a 6-3 win against ...


Astros clip Phillies behind Framber Valdez's 10Ks

Framber Valdez struck out 10 batters in five innings to lift the host Houston Astros to a 3-2 victory over ...


NHL power rankings: No. 32 Canadiens to No. 1 Avalanche

Nearly 30 years have passed since a Canadian-based team won the Stanley Cup, and just one has played in the ...


Astros' Framber Valdez hopes to end strong vs. Phils

Houston Astros ace right-hander Justin Verlander just put the finishing touches on what might be regarded as one of the ...


Playoff-bound Rays look to beat Red Sox in finale, end skid

Ahead of making their fourth consecutive postseason appearance, the Tampa Bay Rays will conclude the regular season -- if weather ...


Researchers find particle radioactivity associated with pollution-associated heart attack, stroke death

Dallas [US], October 5 (ANI): Particle radioactivity, an air pollution feature that represents the colourless, odourless gas radon found in ...


International

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US prepares to send more HIMARS missiles to Ukraine

WASHINGTON D.C.: As part of a $625 million package, the Biden administration's next military assistance for Ukraine will include an ...

Another ambassador expelled from Nicaragua as EU representative leaves

MANAGUA, Nicaragua: European Union Ambassador Bettina Muscheidt left Nicaragua this week, three days after being declared "persona non grata" by ...

Massive culling of flocks as Europe sees worst-ever bird flu outbreak

BRUSSELS, Belgium: The European Union's Food Safety Agency said that with nearly 50 million poultry being culled this year, Europe ...

Musk to provide Florida with Starlink satellites after Hurricane Ian

TALLAHASSEE, Florida: Florida Governor Ron DeSantis said in response to the damage caused by Hurricane Ian in areas of Southwest ...

Germany pledges to deliver advanced air defense system to Ukraine

ODESSA, Kyiv: During an unannounced visit to Odessa, German defense minister Christine Lambrecht said Germany will deliver to Ukraine the ...

Cubans take to street to voice frustrations over ongoing power outage

HAVANA, Cuba: Three days after Hurricane Ian knocked out electricity throughout Cuba, protests broke out for a second night in ...

General Editorials

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Why so many medieval manuscripts feature doodles - and what they reveal

To "doodle" means to draw or scrawl aimlessly, and the history of the word goes back to the early 20th ...

From GameStop to crypto: how to protect yourself from meme stock mania

Recent rallies in stocks popularised on social media have attracted increasing numbers of investors looking to these so-called "meme stocks" ...

The Toronto Star is making the right move by renaming the Lou Marsh trophy

The Toronto Star recently announced it will be changing the name of the Lou Marsh Award, effective this year.Since 1936, ...

Politicians dropping the F-bomb: There's more to it than you might think

In August 2022, while dealing with QAnon conspiracy theorists who had descended on her city, mayor Diane Therrien of Peterborough, ...

How we tracked one small seabird species' remarkable flight into a typhoon

In 2018, 49,000 people in Japan were ordered to evacuate their homes as the strongest typhoon in 25 years, Typhoon ...

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Daily passenger limits to end at London's Heathrow

LONDON, England: After limiting the number of passenger departures since July to prevent long queues, baggage delays and flight cancellations, ...


GM out paces Toyota in third quarter sales by 80,000 cars

DETROIT, Michigan: Amidst concerns about a drop in car sales, statistics released this week reported that General Motors outsold Japanese ...


Asian stock markets divided, Australian shares finish flat

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were directionless Thursday as investors were decidedly restless following major gains earlier in ...


In meeting, White House warns oil execs about price-gouging

WASHINGTON D.C.: After President Joe Biden warned the oil industry against price-gouging, White House officials and oil executives met late ...


As fuel subsidies fall in Indonesia, inflation running at 7-year high

JAKARTA, Indonesia: Due to rising transportation costs after a fuel price hike, Indonesia's inflation rate in September surged to its ...


U.S. stocks slip, Nasdaq loses 28 points

NEW YORK, New York - The sharp two-day rally, which kicked off the start of October, and this week, came ...


Hotel Review

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 ...