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Braking problems cause Mercedes-Benz to issue do-not-drive order

ATLANTA, Georgia: Mercedes-Benz USA has requested drivers to stop driving some of their autos immediately due to braking problems.The announcement ...


Court OKs $1 billion settlement after 2021 collapse of Florida condos

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida: - A nearly $1 billion settlement has been agreed upon in a lawsuit brought by families of ...


Aces put sharpshooting approach up against Mercury

The Las Vegas Aces will try to knock off the Phoenix Mercury for the second time this season when the ...


Sparks finally play at home as Lynx try to reset

After an extended season-opening road trip that took them to Chicago, Indianapolis, Atlanta and Connecticut, the Los Angeles Sparks finally ...


NBA draft lottery: Rockets, Pistons, Magic best chance for No. 1

The order of selections for the 2022 NBA Draft will be known Tuesday, when the league conducts the lottery in ...


Courtney Vandersloot leads Sky past winless Lynx

Courtney Vandersloot scored 16 points, dished out 11 assists and made the clinching free throws Saturday night as the Chicago ...


Kyle Smith's header lifts Orlando City past Toronto FC

Kyle Smith scored in the second minute of second-half stoppage time to lift visiting Orlando City SC to a 1-0 ...


After top-notch defensive outing, Sky turn focus to winless Lynx

After allowing 98 points in their season-opening overtime loss to the Los Angeles Sparks, the WNBA champion Chicago Sky got ...


Orlando City out to resume road success at Toronto

After absorbing their first road defeat of the season, Orlando City FC will try to get back on track when ...


Sixers GM: Doc Rivers to return as coach next season

Doc Rivers will return as head coach of the Philadelphia 76ers next season, president of basketball operations Daryl Morey said ...


Charlotte to test home prowess against Montreal

When Charlotte FC face visiting CF Montreal on Saturday night, it will be a clash of two teams on hot ...


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China lashes US for change on website supporting Taiwan independence

BEIJING, China: China's Foreign Ministry rebuked the U.S. for changing the wording about Taiwan on the State Department website, stressing ...

First group of new saints since Covid outbreak announced by Vatican

VATICAN CITY: While recovering from knee problems that have forced him to use a wheelchair last week, Pope Francis announced ...

It's not politics but Holy War for me: Imran Khan

SIALKOT, Pakistan - Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has claimed that a plot to kill him was being hatched, ...

Report: Germany has taken in over 700,000 refugees from Ukraine

BERLIN, Germany: Citing Interior Ministry data, Welt am Sonntag newspaper has reported that more than 700,000 people fleeing the war ...

US pressured by airlines to lift Covid testing requirements

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. airline industry is pressuring the Biden administration to lift a 16-month-old regulation requiring a negative COVID-19 ...

Czech resort opens world's largest pedestrian suspension bridge

DOLNI MORAVA, Czech Republic: The world's longest pedestrian suspension bridge has opened at a mountain resort in the Czech Republic. ...

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High import taxes prevent Tesla from selling cars in India

NEW DELHI, India: Tesla made known this week that it will not sell electric automobiles in India due to the ...

US pressured by airlines to lift Covid testing requirements

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. airline industry is pressuring the Biden administration to lift a 16-month-old regulation requiring a negative COVID-19 ...

UAE company spends $4.4 billion on investing in UK-headquartered Vodafone

DUBAI, UAE: After stating that it was looking to expand into new markets and related sectors, such as financial technology, ...

Weekly May inflation reported at 0.12 percent in Russia

MOSCOW, Russia: Russia's weekly inflation rate has further eased after surging soon after Moscow began its invasion in Ukraine on ...

Ending long dispute, Google, EU agree on payments for online news

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Three years after the adoption of the landmark EU copyright rules, Google is set to pay 300 publishers ...

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One dead as single-engine plane crashes on Miami bridge

MIAMI, Florida: Local media reported that one person was killed and five were injured when a small plane crashed on ...


Braking problems cause Mercedes-Benz to issue do-not-drive order

ATLANTA, Georgia: Mercedes-Benz USA has requested drivers to stop driving some of their autos immediately due to braking problems.The announcement ...


Court OKs $1 billion settlement after 2021 collapse of Florida condos

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida: - A nearly $1 billion settlement has been agreed upon in a lawsuit brought by families of ...


Agent: RB Phillip Lindsay agrees to one-year deal with Colts

Two-time 1,000-yard rusher Phillip Lindsay agreed to a one-year deal with the Indianapolis Colts, his agent Mike McCartney announced on ...


Favored Heat have heavy support over Celtics in Game 1

The Miami Heat are favored in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals with the Boston Celtics on Tuesday night, ...


'College GameDay' to kick off at Ohio State-Notre Dame

ABC will air a trio of high-profile college football games over Labor Day weekend, with ESPN kicking off its "College ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

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