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Picasso painting 'Woman Sitting Near a Window' brings in $103 million

NEW YORK CITY, New York: A Picasso oil painting expecting to take in $55 million sold for $103.4 million at ...

While adults' face masks come off, school students to keep masks on

WASHINGTON D.C.: While the vaccinated public is being allowed to remove its face masks as the Covid pandemic lessens, the ...

770 barges backed up on Mississippi River due to damaged bridge

MEMPHIS, Tennessee: Some 770 barges on the lower Mississippi River have backed up due to a damaged bridge near Memphis, ...

As Covid crisis lessens, face masks no longer needed at federal parks

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced this week that hundreds of millions of visitors to ...

Palestinians bearing brunt of hostilities, Israel gets foreign backing

GAZA, Palestinian territories - The death toll in Gaza and Israel since hostilities surged on Monday of last week, has ...

Irish health department hit with ransomware attack

DUBLIN, May 16 (Xinhua) -- Ireland's Department of Health has been under a ransomware attack similar to that recently launched ...

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Pacers torch Hornets in play-in game, 144-117

Oshae Brissett scored 23 points to help lift the Indiana Pacers to a 144-117 victory over the Charlotte Hornets on ...

Yankees SS Gleyber Torres cleared to return from COVID list

The New York Yankees received good news Tuesday as shortstop Gleyber Torres was cleared to rejoin the team after a ...

Angels star Mike Trout (calf) to miss 6 to 8 weeks

Los Angeles Angels star outfielder Mike Trout will miss approximately six to eight weeks due to a strained right calf, ...

Avalanche tries to keep rolling vs. Blues

The Colorado Avalanche got off to a slow start in Game 1 of their first-round series against St. Louis, but ...

Twins scratch Michael Pineda from Tuesday start

The Minnesota Twins scratched right-hander Michael Pineda from a start Tuesday against the Chicago White Sox because of an abscess ...

Broncos sign rooke CB Patrick Surtain II to four-year deal

The Denver Broncos announced Tuesday that they have signed first-round draft choice Patrick Surtain II to his four-year rookie deal. ...