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Lucas Cavallini goal lifts Whitecaps over Timbers

Lucas Cavallini's goal early in the second half was the only one of the night in the season opener between ...

Alex Palou hangs on to win Indy Grand Prix of Alabama

Spain's Alex Palou held off former Indy 500 winners Will Power of Australia and Scott Dixon of New Zealand to ...

Geniuses, Quincy Crew earn Week 1 wins at DPC NA

Sweeps were the theme of the day Sunday as Evil Geniuses and Quincy Crew both proved victorious in the final ...

Stewart Cink runs away with third RBC Heritage title

Twenty-one years and one day after Stewart Cink won for the first time at Harbour Town Golf Links, the two-time ...

5 Wounded in Rocket Attack on Iraqi Base Hosting US Troops

SAMARRA, IRAQ - Five rockets targeted an Iraqi airbase hosting U.S. soldiers Sunday, wounding two foreign contractors and three Iraqi ...

Russia Expels 20 Czechs After Blast Blamed on Skripal Suspects

MOSCOW/PRAGUE - Moscow expelled 20 Czech diplomats on Sunday in a confrontation over Czech allegations that two Russian spies accused ...

Choice of 'friendship, enmity' in Pakistan's hands: Ghani

Kabul [Afghanistan], April 19 (ANI): The announcement of the withdrawal of foreign forces from Afghanistan will require that Pakistan make ...

Police Search for Motive in Indiana FedEx Shooting

Authorities are searching for a motive in the shooting death of eight people at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis, Indiana, ...

Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez nets pair as Galaxy jolt Miami

Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez recorded his first two-goal performance of his MLS career and Sacha Kljestan scored in the 81st minute ...

No Guarantees on Afghanistan After Troop Pullout, Says Top Biden Aide

WASHINGTON - No one can say with any certainty what will happen in Afghanistan once U.S. President Joe Biden withdraws ...

Russian Opposition Calls for Protests as Navalny's Health Worsens

MOSCOW - Allies of jailed Russian opposition politician Alexey Navalny announced nationwide protests for this Wednesday - after the opposition ...

Renewables dominate the headlines, but oil and gas remain king

The transition to a global energy system that runs on renewable energy rather than finite and dirty coal, oil, and ...

Sindhi American activists highlight rights violation in Pak

By Reena BhardwajWashington [US], April 18 (ANI): Several US-based Sindhi activists are on an almost month-long arduous journey from New ...

Oscars 2021: COVID-19 has rekindled a 'back to the future' love of movies

For the first time in more than 90 years of Academy Awards history, films released via commercial streaming or video-on-demand ...

Skepticism, not objectivity, is what makes journalism matter

"That reporter is too biased to cover this story." It's a too-familiar complaint from news consumers - and sometimes also ...

In the military and beyond, more women doesn't mean more equity

In the wake of the #MeToo movement, both public and private institutions are finally grappling with the insidiousness of sexual ...

Russia sees US trace in expulsion of diplomats from Czech

Moscow [Russia], April 18 (ANI/Sputnik): The expulsion of Russian diplomats from the Czech Republic is the continuation of a series ...

China blocks US-based think tank website over critique

Beijing [China], April 18 (ANI): In light of the worsening ties between the United States and China, Beijing has blocked ...

China's actions in Hong Kong rise to new vicious heights

Washington [US], April 18 (ANI): As China continues to suppress the will of the people in Hong Kong under the ...

Miami GP to join F1 calendar from 2022

Miami [US], April 18 (ANI): Formula 1 is heading back to Florida, as the organisers on Sunday confirmed that the ...

Iran: Magnitude 5.8 quake strikes off Bandar-e Genaveh

Tehran [Iran], April 18 (ANI): The United States Geological Survey (USGS) on Sunday reported an earthquake with a magnitude of ...

India: Fastest country to administer 12 cr COVID vaccines

New Delhi [India], April 18 (ANI): India took only 92 days to administer 12 crore COVID-19 vaccinations, the fastest country ...

Timbers look for fourth straight win over Whitecaps

The final game of Major League Soccer's opening weekend is a regional rivalry between the Vancouver Whitecaps and Portland Timbers ...

Biden defends not immediately raising refugee cap

Washington [US], April 18 (ANI): US President Joe Biden on Saturday explained his initial decision to not increase the limit ...

Philippine Troops Kill Egyptian, 2 Filipino Militants

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - Philippine troops killed a suspected Egyptian would-be suicide bomber and two local Abu Sayyaf militants in what ...

US West Prepares for Possible First Water Shortage Declaration

CARSON CITY, NEVADA - The manmade lakes that store water supplying millions of people in the U.S. West and Mexico ...

COVID: Nearly one-fourth US population fully vaccinated

Washington [US], April 18 (ANI): About one-fourth of the population in the United States has been vaccinated against COVID-19, according ...

Taiwan welcomes US-Japan commitment to stability

Taipei [Taiwan], April 18 (ANI): In what could be called another massive setback to China, Taiwan has welcomed a joint ...

SP9RK1E leads Fuel past Gladiators in Overwatch Week 1

The second day of play in the Western Region of the Overwatch League saw the Dallas Fuel, Florida Mayhem and ...

US, China agree to work together to tackle climate crisis

Washington DC [US], April 18 (ANI): China and the United States have agreed to cooperate on the issue of climate ...

Biden says situation with Alexey Navalny 'totally unfair'

Washington DC [US], April 18 (ANI/Sputnik): US President Joe Biden on Saturday said the situation with Russian opposition figure Alexey ...

Reapered joins 100 Thieves LCS team as head coach

Veteran League of Legends coach Han-gyu "Reapered" Bok was named the head coach of the 100 Thieves LCS team on ...

Alabama spring game draws biggest crowd in COVID-19 era

An announced crowd of 47,218 attended Alabama's spring football game on Saturday, making it the biggest crowd at a sporting ...

US Deports Woman Who Lied About Role in Rwandan Genocide

CONCORD, N.H. - A woman who served a 10-year sentence in U.S. prison for lying about her role in the ...

Biden hits the golf course for first time in presidency

President Joe Biden played golf for the first time in his presidency on Saturday, hitting the fairways in his home ...

High Court Takes Up Case on Virus Relief Funding for Tribes

ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO - The U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in a case that will determine who is ...

Uganda Says US Travel Limits Imposed Without Basis

KAMPALA, UGANDA - The U.S. is imposing visa restrictions on some Ugandan government officials for what it calls the undermining ...

'US could take more action concerning Taiwan's defence'

Taipei [Taiwan], April 18 (ANI): After the first US-Japan in-person summit in Washington on Friday, Taiwanese foreign policy experts have ...

Joel Johnson to guide U.S. women's national hockey team

Joel Johnson has been named the interim head coach of the United States women's national hockey team. Johnson guided the ...

Castres trump much-changed Toulouse despite Lebel gem

Toulouse fullback Matthis Lebel might have scored a contender for try of the season, but it was not enough as ...

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Crowd at Vatican as Pope returns to Sunday greetings

VATICAN CITY - Following the one-year lockdown, Pope Francis greeted Catholics in St. Peter's Square for his traditional Sunday noon ...

Coronavirus rates at record high among 19 and younger in Michigan

ATLANTA, Georgia: As Covid-19 cases again increase in states such as Michigan and Minnesota, officials have voiced concern about children ...

Canadian court upholds agreement with U.S. on refusing asylum seekers

OTTAWA, Canada: A Canadian appeals court has upheld a Canada-U.S. agreement to turn back asylum seekers.The ruling overturned a Canadian ...

Disneyland set to re-start operations, Covid precautions in place

BURBANK, California: Disneyland is set to reopen on April 30 and tickets are now being sold for the first time ...

Brexit trade agreement on track for approval by European Parliament

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Committees of the European Parliament handling relations with Britain have approved the EU-UK post-Brexit trade and cooperation deal, ...

After 20,000 servers hacked, all U.S. agencies ordered to use patches

WASHINGTON D.C.: All U.S. government agencies have been directed to install patches on Microsoft software to prevent hacking into emails.The ...

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