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U.S. government under fire for poisoning of prairie dogs plan

CHEYENNE, Wyoming -- Wildlife advocates are taking the U.S. Forest Service to court over a plan to eliminate prairie dogs ...


No. 23 Louisiana prepares for UL Monroe sans head coach

No. 23 Louisiana had to prepare for this Saturday's Sun Belt Conference game at in-state rival Louisiana-Monroe without head coach ...


Oregon State, Penn State square off after OT losses

Oregon State had the magic formula last season when it made a stunning dash to the Elite Eight of the ...


Emerald Coast final to feature mirror images Wake, LSU

The basketball season is going extremely well for LSU and Wake Forest. It's about to become even better for one ...


Wake Forest downs Oregon State in OT to reach tourney final

Alondes Williams scored seven of his 24 points in overtime as Wake Forest pulled out an 80-77 victory against Oregon ...


Tari Eason helps LSU remain unbeaten, edge Penn State

Tari Eason recorded 20 points and nine rebounds as LSU overcame a stern test with a 68-63 win over Penn ...


Reports: Sonny Dykes leaving SMU for TCU gig

SMU coach Sonny Dykes is leaving the program for a metro rival, accepting a deal to become the new coach ...


Mike Woodson, Indiana seek 6-0 start vs. Marshall

Defense has fueled Indiana's undefeated start through the first five games of Mike Woodson's tenure as coach. The Hoosiers (5-0) ...


Louisiana Tech parts ways with coach Skip Holtz

Skip Holtz will coach his final game for Louisiana Tech in Saturday's season finale at Rice. The school announced Friday ...


NC State meets Louisiana Tech, hopes to have found some answers

North Carolina State needed to find out who would fill the voids in the lineup in terms of production. It's ...


Coaching rumors shift focus as Kentucky visits rival Louisville

The Governor's Cup between Louisville and Kentucky on Saturday is being overshadowed by reports of Wildcats coach Mark Stoops being ...


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Google pays Ireland $245 million in unpaid corporation taxes

DUBLIN, Ireland: Google Ireland has reached agreement with Irish tax officials to pay over $245 million in unpaid corporation taxes ...

Vonage sells to Ericsson for $6.2 billon in merger of tech giants

STOCKHOLM, Sweden: In a $6.2 billion agreement, Swedish telecom equipment maker Ericsson is purchasing U.S. cloud communications company Vonage, in ...

Solar energy-water deal between Israel, Jordan called 'significant'

DUBAI, UAE: Israel and Jordan have signed what is being labeled a most significant cooperation agreement to construct a major ...

Hotel, airlines shares worldwide hammered by new Covid variant fears

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks sank Friday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average briefly falling more than 1,000 points, ...

To improve supplies, Samsung to build chip factory in Texas

SAN JOSE, California: Samsung Electronics will build a $17 billion semiconductor chip factory in Texas, in a bid to increase ...

Asian shares drop as Covid-19 variant emerges in Africa, Hong Kong

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Fears of a new, more infectious variant of Covid-19 tore through Asian markets on Friday putting ...

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Of 32 scholarships, 22 awarded to US women as Rhodes scholars for 2022

OXFORD, England: The Rhodes Trust has announced the 2022 class of U.S. Rhodes scholars, which includes the largest number of ...

U.S. government under fire for poisoning of prairie dogs plan

CHEYENNE, Wyoming -- Wildlife advocates are taking the U.S. Forest Service to court over a plan to eliminate prairie dogs ...

Playing with 'purpose,' Warriors set to face Clippers

The Golden State Warriors embark on their toughest two-game sequence of the season to date when they visit the Los ...

Jazz aim to address home woes vs. Pelicans

For a team that has a reputation for having one of the toughest arenas for visitors to play in, the ...

No. 23 Louisiana prepares for UL Monroe sans head coach

No. 23 Louisiana had to prepare for this Saturday's Sun Belt Conference game at in-state rival Louisiana-Monroe without head coach ...

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Ireland approval expected in days for Covid shot for 5 to 11 year-olds

DUBLIN, Ireland: Irish health officials have begun plans to administer Covid vaccines to children 5 to 11 years old, as ...


Hotel, airlines shares worldwide hammered by new Covid variant fears

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks sank Friday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average briefly falling more than 1,000 points, ...


Taliban stop women from appearing on TV dramas

KABUL, Afghanistan: Under new rules imposed by the Taliban government, women have been banned from appearing on television dramas in ...


Junta's MI 35 helicopters fire PDF's positions in Magway

MAGWAY, Myanmar - Following an escalating conflict between the Myanmar military and the local People's Defence Force (PDF) in the ...


Health ministry has no record of people who missed second doses

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Around ten percent of residents of Kathmandu who received the first dose of AstraZeneca or Vero Cell ...


After opening Taiwan office, China downgrades relations with Lithuania

VILNIUS, Lithuania: China has downgraded its diplomatic ties with Lithuania from ambassador to charge d'affaires level, in retaliation for Lithuania ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

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