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Thunder G Schroder returns to NBA bubble

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Dennis Schroder returned to the NBA bubble near Orlando after he and his wife welcomed their ...


Luwawu-Cabarrot scores 24 as Nets dump Magic

Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot and Jeremiah Martin each scored 24 points and the Brooklyn Nets took control early in a 108-96 victory ...


Report: Kidd, Lue among candidates for Nets' vacancy

Jason Kidd and Tyronn Lue are among the contenders for the Brooklyn Nets' coaching vacancy, The Athletic reported Tuesday. The ...


Magic F Ross back with team, not available Tuesday

Orlando Magic guard Terrence Ross is back with the team following off-site medical testing not related to COVID-19. The team ...


Rosario's slam boosts Twins past Brewers

Eddie Rosario hit a grand slam and Randy Dobnak won his third consecutive start as the visiting Minnesota Twins snapped ...


Raptors beat Bucks in matchup of top East teams

Chris Boucher had a career-best 25 points to go with 11 rebounds and the Toronto Raptors defeated the Milwaukee Bucks ...


Grizzlies under pressure ahead of matchup with Celtics

If the sense of urgency for the Memphis Grizzlies to snap out of their funk weren't already at critical, it ...


Experienced Timbers, surprising Orlando City meet in final

Even though Portland and Orlando City will play for a trophy that did not exist when Major League Soccer began ...


Spurs draw Rockets with Houston's Harden, Gordon on sideline

If the San Antonio Spurs are going to continue their impressive string of playoff appearances, they likely will need to ...


Bucks scratch Antetokounmpo (oral surgery) vs. Raptors

Milwaukee Bucks All-Star Giannis Antetokounmpo was scratched before Monday's game against the Toronto Raptors following oral surgery. Antetokounmpo was listed ...


Magic G Ross leaves NBA bubble for medical tests

Orlando Magic guard Terrence Ross has left the NBA bubble in the Orlando area to undergo off-site medical tests not ...


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Vladimir Putin claims Russia has developed Covid-19 vaccine

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said his country's health ministry has approved the world's first coronavirus vaccine.He also ...

Lebanon to get new government after current regime quits

BEIRUT, Lebanon - Lebanon's prime minister stepped down from his job on Monday in the wake of the disastrous Beirut ...

Chinese government says it has never interfered in U.S. elections

People vote at a polling site in Brooklyn borough of New York, the United States, June 23, 2020. (Photo by ...

Prominent Hong Kong media figure Jimmy Lai and two sons arrested

HONG KONG, Aug 10 (ANI): Continuing with the suppression of the dissenting voices in Hong Kong since the national security ...

Lebanese government rejects need for external investigation of blast

BEIRUT, Lebanon - The leader of the Lebanese resistance group Hezbollah has made a televised address to the nation calling ...

Trump thinks 'it would be cool' to invade Venezuela

On Tuesday of this week, the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a hearing on Venezuela. Appearing before the committee ...

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Microsoft opens xCloud game streaming beta

California [US], Aug 11 (ANI): Microsoft is allowing Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers to try its new game streaming feature ...

Russia's Su-27 scrambled to overtake US stealth planes over Black Sea

Moscow [Russia], Aug 10 (ANI/Sputnik): Russian fighter jet Su-27 was scrambled again to overtake US stealth planes over the Black ...

Sangopan launches its digital consultation platform for mothers

Bangalore (Karnataka) [India], Aug 10 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Sangopan, a pioneer in post-natal therapy services, has made its foray into digital ...

Int'l community pledges aid to blasts-stricken Lebanon

Damaged buildings are seen at the Port of Beirut in Lebanon, Aug. 8, 2020. (Xinhua/Bilal Jawich)"To help Lebanon overcome the ...

COVID-19 effect: Walt Disney World to shorten theme park hours

Washington D.C.[USA], Aug 10 (ANI): Amid the coronavirus pandemic, Walt Disney World will shorten its theme park hours starting in ...

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11 arrests in Virginia and Maryland over shocking sexual exploitation

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia Eleven members or close associates of the infamous MS-13 gang were arrested this week and face numerous charges ...


Pacers, Rockets both jockeying for playoff position

The mad scramble for the fourth playoff seed in the Eastern Conference and the third seed in the West continues ...


Islanders, Capitals engage in another playoff series

Not much has gone according to plan in 2020, but the NHL playoffs are bringing at least one slice of ...


Thunder G Schroder returns to NBA bubble

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Dennis Schroder returned to the NBA bubble near Orlando after he and his wife welcomed their ...


Dolphins place CB Howard on reserve/COVID-19 list

The Miami Dolphins placed Pro Bowl cornerback Xavien Howard on the reserve/COVID-19 list on Tuesday. The list is for players ...


Biden Selects California Senator Kamala Harris as Running Mate

WILMINGTON, DELAWARE - Joe Biden named California Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate on Tuesday, making history by selecting ...


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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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