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5G cellular could be 'catastrophic' in aviation: US airline officials

CHICAGO, Illinois: According to U.S. airline officials, the introduction of a new 5G service could cause U.S. air traffic to ...


Wrist fracture to cost Bulls G Alex Caruso 6-8 weeks

Chicago Bulls guard Alex Caruso will miss six to eight weeks with a right wrist fracture that occurred during Friday's ...


Sputtering Bulls attempt to make Magic disappear

The Chicago Bulls might have charged out of the gate this season, but with six losses in eight games, their ...


Ex-MLB pitcher Sergio Mitre sentenced to prison in Mexico

Former Major League Baseball pitcher Sergio Mitre was sentenced to 40 to 60 years in prison in Mexico after his ...


No. 4 Purdue, smarting for upset loss, faces skidding Northwestern

No. 4 Purdue will try to bounce back from a difficult loss when it hosts Northwestern in a Big Ten ...


Bucks look to complete perfect homestand vs. Kings

The Milwaukee Bucks look to extend their win streak to three games as they host the Sacramento Kings on Saturday ...


NBA roundup: Stephen Curry's buzzer-beater sinks Rockets

Stephen Curry beat the final horn with a step-back 20-footer Friday night as the Golden State Warriors rallied past the ...


Man kills parents who discovered he faked SpaceX job offer

Wisconsin man killed and dismembered his parents after they discovered a ?web of lies? about his jobA Wisconsin man accused ...


No. 14 Michigan State tops outmanned No. 8 Wisconsin

Malik Hall scored 14 points to pace a balanced attack as No. 14 Michigan State topped No. 8 Wisconsin 86-74 ...


Packers heavily-backed favorites despite 49ers' momentum

The Green Bay Packers are shooting for a deep playoff run while the clock ticks loudly for Aaron Rodgers. The ...


Trio of double-doubles lead Bucks past Bulls

Giannis Antetokounmpo, Khris Middleton and Bobby Portis all notched double-doubles as the host Milwaukee Bucks beat the Chicago Bulls 94-90 ...


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Hundreds of Cubans expected to receive prison terms after July riots

HAVANA, Cuba: Courts in Cuba concluded six mass trials involving individuals allegedly participating in the largest and most unruly demonstrations ...

UK's Johnson announces easing of COVID-19 restrictions

LONDON, England: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said that since infections are leveling off in most parts of the ...

Slovenia, Taiwan to open representative offices, China condemns move

BEIJING, China: Slovenia's plans to upgrade relations with self-governing Taiwan have angered China, which accused Taiwan of ratcheting up diplomatic ...

Mexican journalists murdered while reporting on drugs, corruption

MEXICO CITY, Mexico: In a blow to the country's press corp, two Mexican journalists who had reported their country's slide ...

After becoming oldest living man, Spaniard dies at 112

LEON, Spain: Saturnino de la Fuente Garca, believed to be the world's oldest man, died on January 18 at age ...

Drones in Sweden reported over nuclear plants, palace

STOCKHOLM, Sweden: Sweden's security service is investigating drone sightings reported over key Swedish sites, including nuclear plants.Sightings were reported at ...

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US home prices hit record high in 2021 with median price of $346,900

CHICAGO, Illinois: The real estate market saw a boom last year, with the median home sales price soaring to $346,900 ...

'Total' urges sanctions against Myanmar's oil and gas funds

PARIS, France - TotalEnergies, a French energy behemoth, has asked the US and French governments to approve targeted sanctions against ...

U.S. stocks sink, Nasdaq Composite sheds 385 points

NEW YORK, New York - Global stock markets reeled on Friday as interest rates fell and oil prices dived.Technology shares ...

Promise of new 5G cellular includes greater speed, more data

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Telecom companies have rolled out 5G networks in various locations across the United States over ...

Orange harvests down 3 percent, juice prices to jump

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has said that this year's orange crop will produce a smaller yield ...

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Wrist fracture to cost Bulls G Alex Caruso 6-8 weeks

Chicago Bulls guard Alex Caruso will miss six to eight weeks with a right wrist fracture that occurred during Friday's ...


Playoff parlay play: Bills at Chiefs

The finale of the four-game divisional playoff round might be the most anticipated, a rematch of the Buffalo Bills and ...


Sputtering Bulls attempt to make Magic disappear

The Chicago Bulls might have charged out of the gate this season, but with six losses in eight games, their ...


Sabres pick on struggling Flyers to end home skid

Jeff Skinner and Tage Thompson each scored two goals with an assist, while Peyton Krebs added two goals, to lift ...


Playoff parlay play: Rams at Buccaneers

Sunday's NFL doubleheader opens with the Los Angeles visiting the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, a rematch of Week 3 game won ...


Celtics, Wizards meet, both in search of consistency

Up-and-down Eastern Conference counterparts Washington and Boston meet Sunday at Washington, D.C., with each looking to rebound from back-to-back losses. ...


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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 ...