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Fewer than 200,000 businesses failed during lockdown, says Fed

WASHINGTON D.C.: Federal Reserve research indicates that fewer than 200,000 businesses in the United States may have failed during the ...


Pitching staffs well rested when Pirates meet Tigers

Wintry conditions on Tuesday forced a delay to the opener of a the three-game series between the Pittsburgh Pirates and ...


Suns continue playoff push with visit to Sixers

When fully healthy, the Philadelphia 76ers look to be capable of challenging for an NBA championship. But with 15 games ...


Your neighborhood may affect your brain health

Washington [US], April 20 (ANI): Middle-aged and older people living in more disadvantaged neighbourhoods -- areas with higher poverty levels ...


MLB roundup: Paul DeJong blasts 2 homers in Cardinals' rout

Paul DeJong hit a grand slam and a solo homer, and the visiting St. Louis Cardinals beat the Washington Nationals ...


Brewers hit three solo shots, top Padres 3-1

Solo homers by former Padre Luis Urias, Billy McKinney and pinch hitter Tyrone Taylor tipped a pitching duel between Milwaukee's ...


Devin Booker's last-second FT lifts Suns over Bucks in OT

Devin Booker made a free throw with 0.3 seconds remaining in overtime to lift the visiting Phoenix Suns to a ...


Wisconsin lands transfer Jahcobi Neath from Wake Forest

Guard Jahcobi Neath will transfer to Wisconsin from Wake Forest to join the Badgers' basketball team next season. Neath, a ...


George Hill makes Sixers debut; Ben Simmons, Tobias Harris out

The 76ers welcomed George Hill for his first game in a Philadelphia uniform, but they were without stars Ben Simmons ...


Stewart Cink climbs 13 spots in Ryder Cup rankings

Stewart Cink's multiple-victory season has the 47-year-old in the conversation for the 2021 United States Ryder Cup team. Cink vaulted ...


Tigers hoping for home spark against Pirates

After riding a series-by-series rollercoaster on a 10-game road trip, the Detroit Tigers play their first home game in nearly ...


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After 10 hours, Chauvin jury returns guilty verdict

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was found guilty of all charges Tuesday in the death of ...

212 million doses of Covid vaccines now delivered across U.S.

WASHINGTON D.C. - As of Monday, April 19, 132.3 million people have received at least one dose of the Covid-19 ...

Italy will be late with plan for massive aid, says EU

BRUSSELS, Belgium: EU officials believe Italy will miss the April 30 deadline for submitting its Recovery Plan to the European ...

Train derailment in Egypt leaves 11 dead, 98 injured

CAIRO, Egypt: A train traveling from Cairo derailed on Sunday, causing four cars to overturn, killing eleven passengers and injuring ...

New Delhi ravaged by Covid; beds, oxygen, medicines in short supply

NEW DELHI, India: As of April 18, there were fewer than 100 critical care beds to treat Covid patients in ...

Public backlash follows Oregon plan to continue Covid restrictions

PORTLAND, Oregon: The state of Oregon is moving in the opposite direction of much of America, as it seeks to ...

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Surging coronavirus hits Wall Street, world markets

NEW YORK, New York - There were sharp falls on stock markets across the globe on Tuesday as Covid-19 continued ...

Once grounded Boeing 737 Max now faces new electrical problem

SEATTLE, Washington: An electrical glitch that resulted in several dozen Boeing 737 MAX airplanes being pulled out of operations has ...

In Washington, PM of Japan, CEO of Pfizer discuss purchase of vaccines

WASHINGTON D.C.: Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga appears to have reached an agreement with U.S. drug manufacturer Pfizer Inc. for ...

Japanese stocks sold off sharply, greenback crumbles

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Japan tumbled on Tuesday. Sharemarkets in Australia and China also fell, while Hong Kong ...

GM Tennessee plant to produce batteries for 500,000 cars per year

DETROIT, Michigan: General Motors has announced plans to build a second electric battery cell plant in the U.S. with its ...

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Nets G James Harden out indefinitely after injury setback

Brooklyn Nets guard James Harden is out indefinitely after sustaining a setback during his rehabilitation from an injured right hamstring, ...


Astros get 4 players back, but Jose Altuve still out

The Houston Astros activated four players from the COVID-19 list Tuesday, but All-Star second baseman Jose Altuve was not one ...


Dodgers shut out Mariners on one hit, 1-0

Julio Urias allowed one hit in seven scoreless innings with a career-high 11 strikeouts Tuesday afternoon as the Los Angeles ...


Face masks not mandatory at sold-out UFC 261

When UFC 261 takes place Saturday at a sold-out 15,000-seat venue in Jacksonville, Fla., precautionary COVID-19 face coverings will be ...


Report: OF Yasiel Puig to revive his career in Mexico

Without any options in the major leagues, outfielder Yasiel Puig will try to revive his career in Mexican League with ...


Pitching staffs well rested when Pirates meet Tigers

Wintry conditions on Tuesday forced a delay to the opener of a the three-game series between the Pittsburgh Pirates and ...


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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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