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Nanosatellite launch is a big step forward for African space science

South African space science had a big day on 13 January 2022. The Cape Peninsula University of Technology, based in ...


Sputtering Bulls attempt to make Magic disappear

The Chicago Bulls might have charged out of the gate this season, but with six losses in eight games, their ...


LeBron James revisits Miami as Lakers take on Heat

LeBron James is back in Miami. That's the main headline ahead of Sunday night's game in which James' Los Angeles ...


Report: Orlando City acquire Uruguay F Facundo Torres

Orlando City SC reportedly completed a massive transfer deal for forward Facundo Torres of Uruguay. The Orlando Sentinel reported Saturday ...


LeBron James scores 29 to lead Lakers past Magic

LeBron James scored 29 points, Russell Westbrook added 18 points and 11 rebounds and the Los Angeles Lakers opened a ...


Bob Saget's final podcast episode released after his death

Washington [US], January 21 (ANI): The final episode of 'Bob Saget's Here For You' podcast was posthumously released earlier this ...


No. 10 Houston bids for 9th straight win, hosts E. Carolina

Houston looks to remain unbeaten in American Athletic Conference play and remain at the top of the league standings when ...


Pelicans run past Knicks to snap road losing streak

Jonas Valanciunas totaled 18 points and 10 rebounds as the New Orleans Pelicans led most of the way, pulled away ...


Nelly Korda one back of Gaby Lopez at Tournament of Champions

Mexico's Gaby Lopez shot a 5-under-par 67 on Thursday to grab a one-shot lead at the LPGA's season-opening Tournament of ...


Lakers look for spark vs. Magic in opener of road trip

Facing their longest road trip of the season, the Los Angeles Lakers look to find some better footing on an ...


Hornets aim to stay hot vs. Thunder

So many good things have happened for the Charlotte Hornets over the past two weeks as they defeated some of ...


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Restaurants say Minneapolis vaccine rules unfair, sue city

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota: The city of Minneapolis and its mayor are being sued by restaurant and bar owners, in response to ...

U.S. unlikely to organize evacuations for Americans in Ukraine

US citizens in Ukraine advised to board commercial flights in case push comes to shove A spokesperson for the US ...

Hundreds of Cubans expected to receive prison terms after July riots

HAVANA, Cuba: Courts in Cuba concluded six mass trials involving individuals allegedly participating in the largest and most unruly demonstrations ...

UK's Johnson announces easing of COVID-19 restrictions

LONDON, England: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said that since infections are leveling off in most parts of the ...

Slovenia, Taiwan to open representative offices, China condemns move

BEIJING, China: Slovenia's plans to upgrade relations with self-governing Taiwan have angered China, which accused Taiwan of ratcheting up diplomatic ...

Mexican journalists murdered while reporting on drugs, corruption

MEXICO CITY, Mexico: In a blow to the country's press corp, two Mexican journalists who had reported their country's slide ...

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Sotheby's asking $4 to $6.8 million for 555.55-carat black diamond

DUBAI, UAE: Auction house Sotheby's Dubai will sell a black 555.55-carat diamond believed to be from outer space, known as ...

Scotland awards rights for major offshore wind development projects

GLASGOW, Scotland: In a move that surprised the market and was welcomed by environmentalists, Scotland has awarded the rights for ...

Tesla looks to Mozambique to replace China for minerals

AUSTIN, TEXAS: In a first-of-its-kind deal aimed at reducing its dependence on China for graphite, Tesla is turning to Mozambique ...

Amazon UK says it will accept Visa credit cards for purchases

LONDON, England: In a statement on January 17, Amazon UK said it has canceled plans to stop accepting Visa credit ...

UK imports to Ireland fell, trade with N. Ireland up due to Brexit

DUBLIN, Ireland: Since Brexit went into effect in 2020, Ireland has witnessed a 20 percent decline in goods exported from ...

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Orange harvests down 3 percent, juice prices to jump

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has said that this year's orange crop will produce a smaller yield ...


US snow storm leaves thousands without power

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina: The eastern United States was hit by a severe winter storm on January 16, packing heavy snow, ...


Report: Tom Brady weighing retirement

Retirement watch begins in Tampa Bay if Tom Brady and the Buccaneers are eliminated from the NFC playoffs on Sunday. ...


Nanosatellite launch is a big step forward for African space science

South African space science had a big day on 13 January 2022. The Cape Peninsula University of Technology, based in ...


MMA maverick Paul strikes deal in Russian with UFC icon Khabib

Jake Paul has responded after Khabib Nurmagomedov made him an offerBrash boxing novice Jake Paul has used Russian to respond ...


NHL roundup: Oilers turn back Flames, end skid at 7 games

Leon Draisaitl scored the game-winning goal as part of his four-point game and led the host Edmonton Oilers to 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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