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Magic, Timberwolves meet in matchup of struggling teams

Minnesota and Orlando both are aiming to pull out of their funks Wednesday night in their matchup at the Target ...


Star trio set for debut when Nets visit Cavaliers

After getting a 32-point triple-double in his debut, James Harden described the first time he shares the court with Kevin ...


Golf Glance: Andrew Landry defends in La Quinta

Field Level Media's Golf Glance provides weekly news and storylines from each of the major North American golf tours. PGA ...


College basketball notebook: COVID-19 issues thwart Tulane, Cincy, BC

The American Athletic Conference announced the postponement of Wednesday's matchup between SMU and Tulane. The AAC cited "positive COVID-19 cases ...


SMU-Tulane postponed due to COVID-19 issues

The American Athletic Conference announced that Wednesday's matchup between SMU and Tulane has been postponed. The AAC cited "positive COVID-19 ...


No. 8 Houston aims to avenge loss to Tulsa

All the elements were there noting a performance worth lauding, and Houston's dismantling of visiting UCF on Sunday provided a ...


Iloilo ex-village chief, Milisya ng Bayan member surrenders to army

ILOILO CITY, Jan. 19 (PIA) -- A former Iloilo village chief, who is also a member of Milisya ng Bayan, ...


NBA roundup: Another big night for new Net James Harden

James Harden collected 34 points and 12 assists, Kevin Durant added 30 points, including the go-ahead 3-pointer with 36.8 seconds ...


Disneyland Paris postpones re-opening to April 2

Paris [France], January 19 (ANI): Amid the continuous surge in coronavirus cases in Europe, Disneyland Paris has announced its decision ...


Knicks top reeling Magic for rare back-to-back wins

Julius Randle hit the tie-breaking layup with 56.8 seconds left Monday afternoon as the host New York Knicks posted a ...


Knicks look to build winning streak vs. Magic

The New York Knicks enjoyed a resounding victory that felt like it was five years in the making on Sunday ...


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B'Tselem describes Israel as apartheid state

Last week Israeli human rights group B'Tselem released a position paper describing for the first time in its 30-year history, ...

Inauguration Day for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris arrives

WASHINGTON, DC - With a promise to 'heal' America, which in recent months witnessed a chaotic election and messy transition ...

Dozens dead as Taliban and Afghan security forces clashes escalate

KABUL, Afghanistan - Major violence has spread, and escalated across Afghanistan.Scores of national security forces and Taliban militants have been ...

Israel shuts out Palestinians from vaccine program

JERUSALEM - Israeli authorities should provide Covid-19 vaccines to the more than 4.5 million Palestinians in the occupied West Bank ...

Thousands of armed National Guard troops patrol U.S. capital

WASHINGTON, DC - Washington is locked down and U.S. law enforcement officials are geared up for pro-Trump marches in all ...

Trump administration makes major military strategic shift for Israel

WASHINGTON, DC - In a sign of the changing political environment in the Middle East, the United States military will ...

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D.J. Trahan tests positive, withdraws from The American Express

D.J. Trahan has tested positive for COVID-19 and has withdrawn from The American Express, the PGA Tour announced Tuesday. Trahan, ...

'Sea erosion project to be implemented with KIIFB'

Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], January 20 (ANI): The project to combat sea erosion will be implemented with the help of the ...

What Janet Yellen can do about climate change as US Treasury secretary

Janet Yellen is poised to be the next U.S. Treasury secretary, and her inbox will require every ounce of her ...

US Sanctions 23 Actors With Ties to Venezuelan Oil

The U.S. Treasury Department on Tuesday sanctioned three individuals, fourteen entities, and six vessels for their ties to a Mexico-based ...

China-Pakistan spat over BRI derailing CPEC

Karachi [Pakistan], January 19 (ANI): The annual bilateral summit of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) has been delayed due to ...

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Inauguration Day for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris arrives

WASHINGTON, DC - With a promise to 'heal' America, which in recent months witnessed a chaotic election and messy transition ...


Panthers keep Blackhawks winless with OT victory

Frank Vatrano scored 2:50 into overtime Tuesday as the Florida Panthers beat the Chicago Blackhawks again in a 5-4 victory ...


Undermanned Florida stuns No. 6 Tennessee

Missing three of their top players, the Florida Gators shocked the sixth-ranked Tennessee Volunteers 75-49 at the O'Connell Center in ...


Syracuse blows out visiting Hurricanes

Joe Girard III scored 15 of his 23 points in the first half as the host Syracuse Orange routed the ...


Saints' next QB? Taysom Hill leads odds on 21 names

Taysom Hill watched in street clothes as Drew Brees struggled in the New Orleans Saints' loss in the Divisional Playoffs ...


U.S. COVID-19 deaths surpass 400,000 on last day of Trump's presidency

© Provided by Xinhua | Travelers wearing face masks are seen at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in Arlington, Virginia, ...


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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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