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Reports: Red Sox, LHP Martin Perez agree to 1-year deal

The Boston Red Sox reached agreement on a one-year deal with left-hander Martin Perez, according to multiple reports on Saturday. ...


Notre Dame downs Boston College to end four-game slide

Dane Goodwin scored 21 points, Juwan Durham registered a double-double with 12 points and 11 rebounds, and Notre Dame earned ...


Egor Sharangovich lifts Devils over Bruins in OT

Egor Sharangovich scored his first NHL goal with 1.7 seconds left in overtime Saturday afternoon, as the New Jersey Devils ...


Celtics aim to continue ascent vs. reeling Knicks

The Boston Celtics surely would have preferred to build the longest active winning streak in the Eastern Conference in a ...


Microorganisms linked to human health and diet

Washington [US], January 16 (ANI): A study published in Nature Medicine shows that diets rich in plant-based foods empower the ...


Consider 'Asian factor' for vaccine safety, solon says

CALOOCAN CITY, Jan. 16 (PIA) -- Senator Imee Marcos urged the government to give weight to COVID-19 vaccines that included ...


Trump Voters Divided on Future of Republican Party

NEW ORLEANS - President Donald Trump's departure from the White House January 20 - four years after he wrestled control ...


James Harden might make Nets debut vs. struggling Magic

At his packed virtual press conference with nearly 100 attendees on Friday, James Harden described his physical condition as "great" ...


NBA roundup: Bucks close out Mavs

Giannis Antetokounmpo recorded 31 points and nine rebounds to propel the host Milwaukee Bucks to a 112-109 victory over the ...


Biden Names Geneticist for New Cabinet-level Post on Science

WASHINGTON - U.S. President-elect Joe Biden named pioneering geneticist Eric Lander as the director of the Office of Science and ...


Celtics swamp Magic after week-long break

Jaylen Brown scored 21 points, Semi Ojeleye added 18 and the short-handed Celtics blew out the equally depleted Orlando Magic ...


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Undercover Chinese survey ship intercepted in Indonesian waters

A Chinese government survey ship was intercepted "running dark" without broadcasting its position via AIS (Automated Identification System) by Indonesian ...

Former firefighter accused of throwing fire extinguisher at Capitol

WASHINGTON, DC The man who struck down three U.S. Capitol Police officers with a fire extinguisher during last week's storming ...

Proescutors charge man from Utah following storming of U.S. Capitol

WASHINGTON, DC - A Utah man has been charged with breaking into the U.S. Capitol last week wearing a bullet-proof ...

Dozens dead in quake which struck Indonesia's West Sulawesi province

Provided by Xinhua | &A 6.2-magnitude earthquake has killed 35 people in Indonesia, injuring 637 and displacing around 15,000 people.JAKARTA, ...

Four dead, many injured after UN peacekeepers ambushed in Mali

Five United Nations peacekeepers lost their lives on Wednesday, 4 in Mali and one in the Central African Republic. 4 ...

Wuhan welcomes WHO experts investigating source of coronavirus

BEIJING, China - A team of 10 World Health Organisation (WHO) experts arrived in Wuhan on Thursday to investigate the ...

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Shiv Sena attacks 'secular' ally Congress

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 17 (ANI): As the issue of renaming Aurangabad to Sambhajinagar snowballs into a controversy, Shiv Sena ...

Interference Forces BBC to Stop Airing Show on Pakistani TV

ISLAMABAD - Britain's BBC's Urdu Service Friday ended its contract for its half-hour, five-day-a-week television news show on a Pakistan's ...

South Africa failed to get its act together on vaccines: here's how

South Africa has an estimated population approaching 60 million. To achieve herd immunity against COVID-19, the government recently set the ...

Vampire finches: how little birds in the Galapagos evolved to drink blood

For most people, the word "vampire" brings to mind Dracula or perhaps slayers such as Blade or Buffy; or maybe ...

Capitol attacks may jeopardise public access to democratic institutions

Washington DC's Capitol building has been placed under extremely tight security since supporters of Donald Trump overran its halls. Their ...

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Orders for Nissan Magnite vehicles in India stands at 35,000

BANGALORE, India - Following an earlier report of 36 units of the Nissan Magnite being delivered on a single day ...


U.S. stocks dive as demand for U.S. dollars intensifies

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street ended the week on a negative note Friday with all the major indices ...


Near-$2 trillion stimulus package announced by Biden

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President-elect Joe Biden on Thursday (local time) announced a USD 1.9 trillion plan to revive the ...


Biden stimulus proposal fails to boost stocks in Asia

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks were mixed on Friday despite U.S. President-elect Joe Biden announcing a $1.9 trillion stimulus package ...


House prices in 70 major cities in China record increases

BEIJING, Jan. 15 (Xinhua) -- China continued to see a generally stable housing market in December, with home prices in ...


Impeachment rattles U.S. investors, all ket stock indices lose ground

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks fell on Thursday following data showing a larger-than-expected increase in weekly unemployment claims, ...


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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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