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U.S. doctors' groups endorse COVID-19 vaccines for pregnant women

CHICAGO, Illinois: All pregnant women should receive Covid vaccines, according to two major U.S. obstetricians' groups.Citing data collected from tens ...


Carey, Backed by Trump, Wins Primary for House Seat in Ohio

COLUMBUS, OHIO - A pair of special congressional primaries Tuesday in Ohio could serve as litmus tests for the moods ...


COVID-19: Oklahoma runs out of ICU hospital beds

Oklahoma [US], August 3 (ANI): Amid a rapid surge in COVID-19 Delta cases and subsequent hospitalisations with an increasing number ...


Buffet food choices linked to chances of weight gain

Kansas [US], August 3 (ANI): During a new study, the University of Kansas researchers analysed people's choices when confronted with ...


Southern US States Set Records for COVID Hospitalizations

Hospitalizations from COVID-19 are surging in the Southern United States with some states seeing record numbers of patients as the ...


5 Things to Know About New Vikings QB Danny Etling

Lindsey Young EAGAN, Minn. - The Vikings are continuing to add depth to their quarterbacks room during Week 2 of ...


Vikings Sign QB Case Cookus; Claim QB Danny Etling via Waivers

Vikings PR Eagan, Minn. (August 2, 2021) - The Minnesota Vikings announce the following roster moves:CLAIMED - ASSIGNED VIA WAIVERS ...


Xinhua world news summary at 0030 GMT, Aug. 3

HOUSTON -- U.S. Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards on Monday reinstated statewide indoor mask mandate as COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations ...


Nine elected for induction into LSU Athletics Hall of Fame Crescent City Sports

Nine elected for induction into LSU Athletics Hall of Fame crescentcitysports.com ...


15 rescued from Amite River in third straight week of Tiki Tubing troubles

First responders rescued 15 people from the Amite River Saturday the third incident in as many weeks involving stranded customers ...


Baton Rouge High gymnastics coach Kevin Nee wins NHSCA National Coach of the Year honors Sports

Baton Rouge High gymnastics coach Kevin Nee was selected as the national Coach of the Year for his sport by ...


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China reports slowest factory growth since February 2020

BEIJING, China: Expansion of China's factory sector in July was the most sluggish in seventeen months, on the back of ...

Bombardier union ends one week strike at Toronto assembly plant

TORONTO, Canada: Union workers at Bombardier's business-jet assembly plant in Toronto ratified a new three-year collective bargaining agreement on Saturday, ...

U.S. stocks end mixed, Dow Jones loses more than 300 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Wednesday."The market is expensive where it is and people are ...

Disney says all employees working at parks must be vaccinated

ORLANDO, Florida: The Walt Disney Company say that all of its on-site salaried and non-union hourly employees in the United ...

U.K.'s Channel 4 in discussions for sale to American Discovery Channel

LONDON, England: U.S. broadcaster Discovery Channel is in early discussions to potentially take over Britain's state-owned Channel 4 television broadcaster.A ...

ASX ends at all-time high, elsewhere Asian stocks mixed

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Wednesday with Japan's indices losing ground, while Australia rose to ...

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Disney says all employees working at parks must be vaccinated

ORLANDO, Florida: The Walt Disney Company say that all of its on-site salaried and non-union hourly employees in the United ...

U.S. doctors' groups endorse COVID-19 vaccines for pregnant women

CHICAGO, Illinois: All pregnant women should receive Covid vaccines, according to two major U.S. obstetricians' groups.Citing data collected from tens ...

T-Wolves grab first place in NBA 2K League's Western Conference

T-Wolves Gaming racked up triple-figure point totals in two routs of Knicks Gaming on Wednesday, with the sweep propelling them ...

Mike D'Antoni joins Pelicans as coaching adviser

One week after stepping down from his position as an assistant coach for the Brooklyn Nets, Mike D'Antoni has landed ...

Carey, Backed by Trump, Wins Primary for House Seat in Ohio

COLUMBUS, OHIO - A pair of special congressional primaries Tuesday in Ohio could serve as litmus tests for the moods ...

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Protests in France to block use of Covid health pass

PARIS, France: Thousands of people in Paris and other French cities protested against the introduction of a mandatory COVID-19 health ...


Haiti Supreme Court judge in hiding, wanted in killing of president

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti: Haitian police on Friday accused former Supreme Court judge Wendelle Coq-Thelot of having met with Colombian mercenaries accused ...


U.K. Space Command begins task of protecting from threats in space

LONDON, England: Following the United States, Britain has created a military space command to supervise activities in space, Britain's Ministry ...


Air leak causes drop in pressure in International Space Station

MOSCOW, Russia: Staffs on Earth and in the International Space Station are working to correct a drop in air pressure, ...


Shanghai hosts China-Pakistan art exhibition

© Provided by Xinhua SHANGHAI, Aug. 5 (Xinhua) -- An exhibition showcasing carpet art is being held at Baoku Art ...


US wants Pakistan to keep border open for Afghan refugees

Washington [US], August 5 (ANI): Amid a surge in violence by Taliban in Afghanistan post US drawdown, the influx of ...


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