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Struggling starters clash as Rockies open series in Washington

The Colorado Rockies hope opening a four-game series against the host Washington Nationals on Thursday is just what they need ...


Brewers, Cardinals resume rivalry in St. Louis

The Milwaukee Brewers and St. Louis Cardinals will resume their battle for National League Central superiority Thursday night while opening ...


Brewers score late to edge Padres, 2-1

The Milwaukee Brewers pushed across two runs against Yu Darvish in the top of the seventh Wednesday afternoon to defeat ...


Raiders sign DL Tyler Lancaster

The Las Vegas Raiders signed defensive lineman Tyler Lancaster on Wednesday. Terms were not announced. Lancaster, 27, played the last ...


Rays look for 2-game sweep of Marlins

Tampa Bay right-hander Drew Rasmussen has sizzled in his last five starts, and the Rays will turn to their converted ...


Brewers' Aaron Ashby faces Padres, uncle's former team

There is a bit of a backstory to the Wednesday afternoon rubber match of a three-game series between the visiting ...


Dodgers' Trea Turner looks to stay hot vs. ex-mates in Washington

Dodgers shortstop Trea Turner has enjoyed his first trip back to Washington to face the team that sent him to ...


MLB roundup: Joc Pederson (3 HRs, 8 RBIs) leads Giants past Mets

Joc Pederson capped a three-homer, eight-RBI night with a game-tying single in the ninth inning, and Brandon Crawford followed with ...


Tyrone Taylor's blast powers Brewers past Padres

Tyrone Taylor greeted Padres reliever Craig Stammen with a three-run homer in the sixth inning Tuesday night to lead the ...


All-NBA First Team: Jokic, Antetokounmpo, Doncic, Booker, Tatum

Denver Nuggets center and league MVP Nikola Jokic, Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo, Dallas Mavericks guard Luka Doncic, Phoenix Suns ...


Bulls G Zach LaVine undergoes arthroscopic knee surgery

The Chicago Bulls said Tuesday that guard Zach LaVine had successful arthroscopic surgery on his left knee. LaVine, who was ...


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In Tokyo, Biden supports Japan seeking seat on Security Council

TOKYO, Japan: U.S. President Joe Biden said this week that he supports calls for Japan to become a permanent member ...

Britain says arm Moldova to prepare for Russian invasion

LONDON, England: The UK's Telegraph newspaper has reported that Foreign Secretary Liz Truss has proposed that Britain send modern weaponry ...

More lockdowns in Shanghai for mandatory Covid testing

SHANGHAI, China: The central Shanghai district of Jingan, a key commercial area in China's financial hub, has announced that it ...

Polish president: Ukraine must decide its own future

KYIV, Ukraine: Andrzej Duda, President of Poland, told lawmakers in Kyiv this week that Ukraine has the right to decide ...

Nineteen kids, 2 adults confirmed dead in Texas school massacre

SAN ANTONIO, Texas (ANI/Big News Network): The death toll in the mass shooting incident at a school in Texas now ...

US, Japan, Australia, India join to limit illegal fishing by China

LONDON, England: Citing a U.S. official, the Financial Times reported this week that during the Quad summit in Tokyo, the ...

Business

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Online class business sees 26% jump in business

NEW YORK CITY, New York: The market for global online tutoring services is expected to grow from $21 million in ...

Stocks in Asia finish mainly lower despite overnight surge on Wall Street

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Shares across Asia fell on Thursday, with the exception of the Chinese mainland market where modest ...

Closed since start of Covid, Chile to reopen Easter Island to tourists

SANTIAGO, Chile: Easter Island, one of Chile's most important tourist attractions, will reopen to visitors on August 1, the government ...

In bid to lower cost of steel, India imposes 50% tax on ore exports

NEW DEHLI, India: In a move expected to end the country's exports of the raw materials needed to manufacture steel, ...

Federal Reserve minutes spark late buying surge for U.S. stocks

NEW YORK, New York - The release of the minutes of the Federal Reserve's monetary meeting earlier this month surprisingly ...

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Alonzo Highsmith leaves Seahawks for Miami role

Seattle Seahawks scouting exec Alonzo Highsmith will be moving to the opposite corner of the country, back to his home ...


Yankees' Josh Donaldson apologizes to Robinson family

New York Yankees third baseman Josh Donaldson broke his silence and issued an apology to the family of Jackie Robinson ...


Jackson action? Ravens sign QB Brett Hundley

Brett Hundley signed with the Baltimore Ravens and joined the voluntary organized team activities, a portion of the offseason program ...


How 'gate' became the syllable of scandal

On June 17, 1972, Washington, D.C., police arrested five men for breaking into the headquarters of the Democratic National Committee. ...


Athletics' offense on rise entering series vs. Rangers

The Oakland Athletics are coming off their first series win in two weeks as they return to the East Bay ...


Mookie Betts, Dodgers continue road trip at Arizona

The only person capable of slowing down Los Angeles Dodgers right fielder Mookie Betts at the moment might be his ...


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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 ...