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US gas prices below $4 per gallon after demand falls

WASHINGTON D.C.: Providing relief to drivers in the United States, the average retail gasoline price in the US fell below ...


Brewers hope to wake up bats vs. Dodgers

The Milwaukee Brewers will look to rediscover their offense when they host the surging Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night ...


Frustrated Yankees look for redemption in battle with Rays

In the third inning Monday night, Anthony Rizzo slammed his helmet five times after home plate umpire D.J. Reyburn ruled ...


Dodgers reinstate C Austin Barnes from family emergency list

The Los Angeles Dodgers reinstated catcher Austin Barnes from the family emergency list in advance of Monday's road series opener ...


Cardinals face Rockies again after series victory last week

The St. Louis Cardinals will try to carry momentum from their weekend series victory over the Milwaukee Brewers into their ...


Broncos sign LB Joe Schobert

The Denver Broncos signed veteran linebacker Joe Schobert on Monday. The club also activated outside linebacker Randy Gregory and offensive ...


Report: Broncos signing LB Joe Schobert

The Denver Broncos are signing veteran linebacker Joe Schobert, NFL Network reported Monday. He posted 112 tackles, one interception and ...


Brewers will have hands full with Julio Urias, Dodgers

The Milwaukee Brewers will turn to right-hander Freddy Peralta as they try to get back on track against the visiting ...


Gerrit Cole, Yankees hope to get back on track vs. Rays

The last time Gerrit Cole appeared on the mound at Yankee Stadium, his teammates faced a six-run deficit before taking ...


MLB roundup: Rays' Drew Rasmussen loses perfect game in 9th

Tampa Bay's Drew Rasmussen pitched a perfect game for eight innings and Randy Arozarena hit a three-run home run as ...


Mets use five pitchers to blank Phillies

Chris Bassitt danced out of trouble over five innings and combined with four relievers on a nine-hit shutout Sunday afternoon ...


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US, India to hold military exercise near disputed Chinese border

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. will participate in a joint military exercise in mid-October with India, less than 62 miles from ...

South Korea sends orbiter to moon, seeks to join exclusive club

SEOUL, South Korea: South Korea has launched a domestically manufactured lunar orbiter that took off from Florida's Cape Canaveral Space ...

Russian missile scientist charged with passing secrets to China

MOSCOW, Russia: A leading Russian scientist in the field of hypersonic flight, Dr. Alexander Shiplyuk, has been arrested on suspicion ...

Citing safety of children, LA to move homeless away from schools

LOS ANGELES, California: During a meeting that was disrupted by protesters this week, the Los Angeles City Council voted to ...

Former Puerto Rico governor Wanda Vazquez arrested on bribery charges

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Justice Department announced this week that former Puerto Rico governor Wanda Vazquez has been arrested in ...

Canada sends 225 soldiers to help train Ukrainian forces

OTTAWA, Ontario: Military trainers from Canada will head to the United Kingdom to teach Ukrainians new techniques for fighting the ...

Business

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Billionaire Indian trader Rakesh Jhunjhunwala dead at 62

DELHI, India: Dubbed the country's Warren Buffett, India's best-known stock investor and self-made billionaire, Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, died on August 14 ...

New money transfers spell end of credit card, says Brazil bank chief

SAO PAULO, Brazil: Brazil's central bank chief Roberto Campos Neto has said that he believes credit cards will cease to ...

Fears of global recession keep Asian stocks on edge

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in China were flat to lower on Tuesday as investors weighed up the disappointing economic ...

UK Labor Party calls for limit on energy prices

LONDON, England: Reports from the UK's opposition Labour Party said its leader, KeirStarmer, will call for a freeze on energy ...

Covid tests for vaccinated passengers dropped by cruise lines

MIAMI, Florida: Carnival cruise lines, including Carnival Cruise, Princess Cruises and Cunard, have made plans to drop mandatory COVID-19 testing ...

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Pirates eye chance to split 4-game set with Diamondbacks

The Pittsburgh Pirates are fresh off a rare win over the Arizona Diamondbacks and now look to gain a split ...


Cardinals out to continue hot stretch vs. Rockies

A seven-game winning streak vaulted the St. Louis Cardinals into first place in the National League Central, but their grip ...


White Sox starter Dylan Cease looks to stay hot against Royals

That Dylan Cease All-Star Game snub looks worse by the day, with the Chicago White Sox right-hander still sporting a ...


Rangers out to stick to plan in series finale vs. Astros

If the Texas Rangers were going to have any measure of success against Houston Astros right-hander Justin Verlander on Wednesday, ...


MLB roundup: Dodgers win season-high 10th straight game

Max Muncy, Chris Taylor and Joey Gallo hit home runs Wednesday and the Los Angeles Dodgers extended their season-best winning ...


Dodgers blast Twins for 10th straight victory

Max Muncy, Chris Taylor and Joey Gallo hit home runs Wednesday and the Los Angeles Dodgers extended their season-best winning ...


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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 ...