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Conor McGregor-Dustin Poirier official, capacity crowd expected

UFC 264 will feature a Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier main event and another rarity in sports: a capacity crowd. ...


Twins, Red Sox to play on Tuesday

The Minnesota Twins and Boston Red Sox will play their scheduled game on Tuesday afternoon at Target Field. The decision ...


Twins, Red Sox uncertain if Tuesday game will be played

Following the postponement of the Monday afternoon series opener because of the potential of more civil unrest in Minneapolis, it ...


Biden Lobbying Bipartisan Lawmakers for Infrastructure Spending

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Joe Biden is meeting Monday with a bipartisan group of Republican and Democratic lawmakers to push ...


Xavier Pinson to stay in SEC, transfers to LSU

Former Missouri point guard Xavier Pinson announced Monday his decision to transfer to LSU for his senior season. Pinson made ...


Panthers add a pair of defensive linemen

Darin Gantt The Panthers added a pair of defensive linemen Tuesday.The team signed defensive end ´╗┐Frank Herron´╗┐ and defensive tackle ...


O'HARA'S DRAFT PREVIEW: 5 linebackers that could interest Lions

Mike OHara Head coach Dan Campbell likes what the Detroit Lions have done at the linebacker position this offseason, but ...


Colts 2021 NFL Draft Position Preview: Running Backs

The Colts have six picks in the 2021 NFL Draft, beginning with the 21st overall selection. Could another running back ...


2021 Draft Breakdown: Prospects Washington Could Target In Round 7

Kyle Stackpole _The views and opinions expressed in this article do not reflect the opinion of the team. _The 2020 ...


Top 10 Tuesday: Latest 2021 NFL Draft big board - defensive tackle

View the Top 10 NFL Draft prospect rankings based on position New Orleans Saints As your New Orleans Saints prepare ...


Mock Draft Spotlight: Terrace Marshall Jr.

Ryan Mink Teams searching for wide receiver prospects should probably start at LSU. The program has produced a catalog of ...


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Most Asian markets pick up gains Wednesday, U.S. dollar pounded

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were on the mend on Wednesday in mainland China, Hong Kong and Australia, ...

Piaget, with strong online sales, to open more retail stores in 2021

GENEVA, Switzerland: Piaget, the luxury watch brand from Switzerland, will be opening more stores in 2021, especially in the Middle ...

Wall Street divided, as greenback corrects

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Tuesday with the Dow Jones losing ground, while the Standard ...

Jack Ma's Alibaba fined $2.75 billion for anti-monopoly violations

SHANGHAI, China: Alibaba Group has been fined $2.75 billion by Chinese regulators for violating anti-monopoly rules and abusing its leading ...

Airbus increases deliveries as travel revives in US, China

LEIDEN, Netherlands: Airbus reported a surprise surge in deliveries in March and a slight increase in deliveries in the first ...

Stocks in Asia little moved, U.S. dollar has mixed day

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks across Asia were mixed on Tuesday, with a positive bias although moves in either direction ...

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20 years after invading, U.S. to withdraw from Afghanistan

WASHINGTON, DC - All U.S. troops in Afghanistan will be withdrawn by September 11 - the 20th anniversary of the ...

Conor McGregor-Dustin Poirier official, capacity crowd expected

UFC 264 will feature a Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier main event and another rarity in sports: a capacity crowd. ...

Stephen Curry aims to pace Warriors past sputtering Thunder

Stephen Curry doesn't wow Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr much anymore. "I've been watching this stuff for a decade," ...

Hornets dealing with injury bug ahead of game vs. Cavs

Roster depth might matter more than ever on Wednesday night when the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Hornets play in Charlotte, ...

NBA roundup: Celtics clip Blazers for 4th straight win

Jayson Tatum recorded 32 points, nine rebounds and five assists to lead the Boston Celtics to a 116-115 victory over ...

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Turkey arrest former admirals who pan Erdoan's "crazy" canal project

ISTANBUL, Turkey: Turkey has arrested ten former admirals who criticized a government plan to build a canal to the Mediterranean ...


UK study into mixing COVID-19 vaccines to include Novavax

London [UK], April 14 (ANI): As the rollout of the Johnson and Johnson coronavirus vaccine has been paused in the ...


UK PM shortens India visit

London [UK], April 14 (ANI): United Kingdom Prime Minister Boris Johnson has reduced the length of his trip to India ...


India, EU share same multilateralist DNA: Michel

New Delhi [India], April 14 (ANI): President of the European Council Charles Michel reffered to the friendship and partnership between ...


European Powers Slam Iran For 'Dangerous' Enrichment Move

The Western European powers who are party to the Iran nuclear deal have expressed 'grave concern' over Tehran's announcement that ...


Putin gets second dose of coronavirus vaccine

President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday he had received the second dose of a vaccine against the coronavirus and encouraged ...


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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 ...

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