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Sinclair nationwide tv network shut down by ransomware attack

HUNT VALLEY, Maryland: An outage on 16th October that affected Sinclair Broadcast Group, which operates many local TV stations across ...


Astros turn to Jose Urquidy for Game 2 vs. Braves, Max Fried

Houston Astros manager Dusty Baker had two options to be his starting pitcher for Game 2 of the World Series, ...


Undefeated Cardinals welcome test from once-beaten Packers

Two of the top teams in the NFL square off Thursday night when the Arizona Cardinals battle the Green Bay ...


Team adjustments front and center as Wolves face Bucks

The Milwaukee Bucks will look to continue their strong start to the season when they host the Minnesota Timberwolves on ...


Pacers want to play from ahead vs. Toronto

The Indiana Pacers and the host Toronto Raptors will have the same goal Wednesday night -- to win for the ...


Packers WR Allen Lazard on COVID list; Cardinals' stars hobbling

Another Green Bay Packers wide receiver hit the COVID-19 list Tuesday when the team shifted Allen Lazard to the restricted ...


BetMGM sets odds for Cardinals (7-0) perfect season, first loss

Arizona is undefeated and set to host NFC North-leading Green Bay on Thursday. Odds from BetMGM indicate the Packers pose ...


Sam Howell, UNC aim for upset of No. 11 Notre Dame

When the season started in September, North Carolina's visit to Notre Dame was looked at as a potential big game. ...


Nebraska's bowl bid hopes may hinge on matchup with Purdue

Adrian Martinez has accounted for 20 touchdowns through eight games, but his production has not translated into success for Nebraska. ...


Top defenses strut as No. 9 Iowa visits Wisconsin

An Iowa-Wisconsin matchup that appeared to have lost some luster will have title implications after all when the ninth-ranked Hawkeyes ...


NBA roundup: Jayson Tatum (41) powers Celts to OT win over Hornets

Jayson Tatum poured in 41 points, Jaylen Brown added 30 and the Boston Celtics rallied to end the host Charlotte ...


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South African elephant kills poacher, chases off hunters

KRUGER NATIONAL PARK, South Africa: An elephant has trampled a suspected poacher to death in South Africa's Kruger National Park, ...

As Covid infections, deaths rise, Moscow closing schools, businesses

MOSCOW, Russia: As Russia recorded the highest numbers of coronavirus infections and deaths since the pandemic began in 2020, beginning ...

4,000 pound sunfish is largest ever seen by experts

Autonomous Ceuta, Spain: A 4,000 pound sunfish was released after being caught in a fishing net off of autonomous Ceuta, ...

Russia, China hold naval patrol off Japan

MOSCOW, Russia: Russia and China have conducted their first-ever joint patrol in the western part of the Pacific Ocean, the ...

Scientific data shows Vikings in Canada 500 years before Columbs

GRONINGEN, Netherlands: Scientists from the University of Groningen recently used a new dating technique and and referenced a past solar ...

Republic of Barbados elects woman as first president

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados: Prior to becoming a republic and removing Queen Elizabeth II as its head of state, Barbados has elected ...

Business

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Asian stock markets get boring, traders take day off

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia faced headwinds on Wednesday, however, damage was kept to a minimum. In Australia, ...

California encouraged to restore and expand natural carbon sinks

SAN DIEGO, California -- Ninety percent of California's wetlands are gone, and the movement to restore them has taken on ...

Two deaths reported after using air freshener sold at Walmart

WASHINGTON D.C.: Walmart has pulled from its shelf an air freshener linked to two deaths.The first patient to get sick ...

U.S. stock markets continue higher, new record high for S&P 500

NEW YORK, New York - Technology stocks pushed Wall Street higher on Tuesday with the Standard and Poor's 500 setting ...

Two days of chaos as computer outage cripples Skywest flights

SEATTLE, Washington: Due to an "internal technical issue", believed to be a server outage, SkyWest, the regional airline which operates ...

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Clemson plans to keep cooking at home vs. Florida State

With the nation's longest active home winning streak on the line, Clemson will play host to a surging Florida State ...


Kansas State confident heading into meeting with TCU

Kansas State will oppose TCU on Saturday in Manhattan, Kan., with a renewed positive attitude. The Horned Frogs don't have ...


BC looks to win at Syracuse for third straight year

Boston College and Syracuse renew their gridiron rivalry on Saturday afternoon when the Eagles visit the Orange in an Atlantic ...


Georgia Tech, Virginia Tech try to keep their bowl hopes alive

Georgia Tech and visiting Virginia Tech will each look to take a much-needed step toward becoming bowl eligible after recent ...


No. 21 SDSU attempts to stay perfect vs. Fresno State

No. 21 San Diego State is off to its best start in 46 years and one of nine unbeaten teams ...


Golden Knights try to start winning streak vs. Stars

After the Golden Knights snapped a four-game losing streak with a 3-1 victory over the Colorado Avalanche in Denver on ...


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 ...