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Salt marsh stretching from Florida to North Carolina to be conserved

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida -- An initiative to conserve a million acres of salt marsh from Northeast Florida to North Carolina ...


Republicans may remove Liz Cheney as House Republican conference chair

WASHINGTON, May 4 (Xinhua) -- U.S. House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy said Tuesday congressional GOP members were concerned about the ...


LSU QB TJ Finley enters transfer portal

LSU quarterback TJ Finley entered the NCAA transfer portal, he confirmed Thursday. Finley started five games for the Tigers as ...


Report: LSU QB TJ Finley enters transfer portal

LSU quarterback TJ Finley has entered the NCAA transfer portal, 247Sports reported Thursday. Finley started five games for the Tigers ...


Asked and Answered: May 6

Bob Labriola Let's get to it:GRAHAM ANDERSON FROM PLYMOUTH, UK: Could you please remind us of the story where the ...


Hobson's Choice: Bengals Walked Both Lines In Draft

Geoff Hobson Geoff, While I was team Sewell all the way, but I now back Chase all the way. Is ...


TWENTYMAN: 5 takeaways from 2021 NFL Draft

Tim Twentyman The Detroit Lions added seven rookies to their roster over draft weekend.They came away with four players on ...


Mick Shots: A Much Deeper Dive Into The Draft

FRISCO, Texas - Time for some NFL Draft leftovers.Leftovers are good, right? Just like cold, leftover pizza the next morning.By ...


11 Undrafted Rookie Free Agents Joining Vikings Include 3 Receivers

Craig Peters EAGAN, Minn. - The Minnesota Vikings on Tuesday announced the team has agreed to terms with 11 players ...


Bengals Draft Picks By The Numbers

Geoff Hobson The Bengals unveiled the jersey numbers of their 2021 draft class and they literally ran the gamut with ...


How do the Eagles' 2021 draft picks fit into the roster

Dave Spadaro By now, the nine draft picks of the 2021 Draft Class have returned as many of the text ...


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Another record-setting day on Wall Street as Dow explodes higher

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. industrial stocks were upbeat on Thursday after a report that jobless claims fell 92,000 ...

Low airfares, hotel rooms bringing gamblers back to Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, Nevada: The Covid-weary public are beginning to return to the casinos of Las Vegas.Very low airfares and inexpensive ...

Irish carrier Ryanair transported 1 million passengers in April

DUBLIN, Ireland - May 5 (Xinhua/Big News Network) -- Europe's largest budget airline Ryanair on Wednesday reported a monthly growth ...

Break in Australia-China diplomatic relations unnerve ASX

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - A sharp deterioration in China-Australian relations took a toll on Australia's stock market on Thursday.While other ...

First quarter Canadian exports climb more than eight percent

OTTAWA, May 4 (Xinhua) -- Canada's international trade enjoyed a surplus of $1.5 billion Canadian dollars (About $1.2 billion U.S. ...

Ending Covid lockdowns, New York Cuomo says city to reopen July 1

NEW YORK CITY, New York: New York's mayor has announced that the city will "fully reopen" on July 1, after ...

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93 policemen killed in 2020, 41 shot to death

WASHINGTON D.C.: The FBI has reported that 93 police officers were killed in the line of duty in 2020.This was ...

Salt marsh stretching from Florida to North Carolina to be conserved

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida -- An initiative to conserve a million acres of salt marsh from Northeast Florida to North Carolina ...

Republicans may remove Liz Cheney as House Republican conference chair

WASHINGTON, May 4 (Xinhua) -- U.S. House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy said Tuesday congressional GOP members were concerned about the ...

Sixers to meet Pelicans working on top seed

The surging Philadelphia 76ers will look to take one step closer to the top seed in the Eastern Conference as ...

Report: Pelicans signing F Naji Marshall to 3-year deal

The New Orleans Pelicans agreed to a three-year, $5.3 million deal with undrafted rookie forward Naji Marshall, The Athletic reported ...

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Flash floods in Afghanistan claim 50 lives

Kabul [Afghanistan], May 7 (ANI): As many as 50 people were killed in Afghanistan due to flash floods caused by ...


Flash floods in Afghanistan claims 50 lives

Kabul [Afghanistan], May 7 (ANI): As many as 50 people were killed in Afghanistan due to flash floods caused by ...


Qatar Finance Minister Arrested in Corruption Investigation

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Qatar's finance minister was being questioned over alleged abuse of power and misuse of public ...


Taliban Victory in Afghanistan 'Not a Foregone Conclusion'

Top U.S. defense and military officials are holding out hope the Afghan government will be able to withstand the latest ...


Afghanistan: 80 Taliban terrorists killed, 59 wounded

Kabul [Afghanistan], May 7 (ANI): At least 80 Taliban terrorists were killed and 59 others sustained injuries during a counter ...


Dominic Raab, Jaishankar discuss 2030 UK-India Roadmap

London [UK], May 7 (ANI): UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab and External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Thursday (local time) ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

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