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Virginia out to put clamps on Syracuse in ACC opener

(Photo credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports) It is hard to know what to make of Virginia. After two uncharacteristically unfocused ...


Women's Top 25 roundup: Angel Reese returns in No. 7 LSU's win

(Photo credit: Matthew Hinton-USA TODAY Sports) In a rematch of a game in last season's Final Four, LSU got past ...


LSU seeks to rebound as it faces SE Louisiana

(Photo credit: Rich Barnes-USA TODAY Sports) LSU will try to bounce back from a lopsided loss when it faces Southeastern ...


Texas AM QB Max Johnson transferring to UNC

(Photo credit: Brianna Paciorka/News Sentinel / USA TODAY NETWORK) Former LSU and Texas AM quarterback Max Johnson is transferring to ...


Angel Reese rejoins LSU as injury issues mount

(Photo credit: SCOTT CLAUSE/USA TODAY Network / USA TODAY NETWORK) Angel Reese is back with LSU and available to play ...


No. 16 Texas aims to continue ascent in clash vs. Texas State

(Photo credit: Scott Wachter-USA TODAY Sports) No. 16 Texas will look to continue to grow as a team when it ...


Ben Krikke leads Iowa vs. North Florida

(Photo credit: Jeffrey Becker-USA TODAY Sports) Ben Krikke has quickly settled in as one of Iowa's best players. The graduate ...


Syracuse crushes LSU on Judah Mintz's career night

(Photo credit: Rich Barnes-USA TODAY Sports) Judah Mintz scored a career-high 33 points to lift Syracuse past visiting LSU 80-57 ...


Georgia, Michigan, Washington, Florida State lead CFP rankings

(Photo credit: Adam Cairns/Columbus Dispatch / USA TODAY NETWORK) Georgia remained No. 1 and Michigan, Washington and Florida State moved ...


After mixed results in Hawaii, Syracuse back home to face LSU

(Photo credit: Steven Erler-USA TODAY Sports) Syracuse's recent trip to Hawaii may have produced disappointing results early on, but the ...


After move up rankings, No. 9 Baylor set to face Nicholls

(Photo credit: Chris Jones-USA TODAY Sports) No. 9 Baylor will look to build on a tournament win in the Big ...


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Across-the-board rally on U.S. stock markets Friday

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks extended their rally on Friday despite remarks by Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell ...

Currency issues affect Russia's oil trade with Asia

MOSCOW, Russia: Russia's trade in oil with India, one of the most lucrative oil trade routes since the imposition of ...

Experts decry New Zealand government move to lift tobacco ban

LONDON - Health experts and tobacco campaigners have strongly criticized New Zealand's decision to repeal laws that aimed to ban ...

Tech stocks slide while Dow Jones hits high for 2023

NEW YORK, New York - The Dow Jones index was the standout on U.S. financial markets on Thursday with a ...

US shoppers spend $38 billion online during Thanksgiving weekend

WASHINGTON D.C.: Despite the ongoing economic uncertainty, major discounts during the Thanksgiving weekend enticed U.S. shoppers, who spent some US$38 ...

Thailand will downgrade growth forecast for 2023 to 2.7 percent

BANGKOK, Thailand: This week, Thailand's Deputy Finance Minister Krisada Chinavicharana said after a weaker-than-expected third quarter, the country will downgrade ...

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House Ethics Committee report results in Santos expulsion

WASHINGTON D.C.: After a House Ethics Committee report found substantial evidence that he broke the law, New York Republican representative ...

Candidate wins election in Louisiana by 1 vote where 43,000 voted

BATON ROUGE, Louisiana: In a Louisiana election where more than 43,000 people cast their ballots, a candidate for parish sheriff ...

Shorthanded Hornets aim to tame hot Timberwolves

(Photo credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports) The key contributors tend to be evolving and rotating for the Charlotte Hornets. As ...

Spurs bid to halt skid vs. Pelicans without Victor Wembanyama

(Photo credit: Stephen Lew-USA TODAY Sports) The arrival of Victor Wembanyama to the San Antonio Spurs in the 2023 NBA ...

Spurs C Victor Wembanyama (hip) out vs. Pelicans

(Photo credit: Daniel Dunn-USA TODAY Sports) San Antonio Spurs rookie center Victor Wembanyama has been ruled out against Zion Williamson ...

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Arab ancestry under attack: Burlington shooting stokes fear in U.S. campuses

VERMONT, USA - An Irish-Palestinian-U.S. citizen was among three university students of Palestinian descent injured in a shooting on Saturday ...


UN conference agrees to cleaner aviation fuel by 2030

DUBAI, UAE: On November 24, countries participating in a five-day conference hosted by the International Civil Aviation Organization in Dubai ...


Finland Closes Russian Border Over Migrant Influx; Estonia May Follow

London - Finland has closed its entire 1,340 kilometer-long border with Russia after accusing Moscow of 'instrumentalizing' asylum-seekers by sending ...


Ukraine has lost up to 300,000 soldiers ex-Zelensky aide

Kiev's refusal to negotiate with Moscow has only caused the country heavy battlefield casualties, Aleksey Arestovich saysUkraine has lost up ...


Scores of Dead, Injured After Israel-Hamas Truce Collapses

Israeli warplanes pounded the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip on Friday after talks to extend a week-old truce collapsed at daybreak. The ...


PM Modi arrives in Delhi after attending COP28 Summit in Dubai

New Delhi [India], December 2 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi landed at Delhi airport on Friday late night after a ...


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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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