Thu, 09 Dec 2021

To end chip shortage, build U.S. factories, says White House

DETROIT, Michigan: Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo visited Detroit to highlight the urgent need to manufacture semiconductor chips in the United ...

Entertainment company Endeavor buying multiple minor league teams

Endeavor, an entertainment company that owns such brands as UFC, WME and IMG, is creating a new baseball subsidiary with ...

Nebraska hires former Pitt OC Mark Whipple to lead offense

Nebraska hired Mark Whipple as offensive coordinator on Wednesday, one day after he resigned from the same position with No. ...

New-and-improved Rockets to miss KD, face James Harden's Nets

For the opening few minutes of their home victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Sunday, the Houston Rockets looked ...

Packers CB Jaire Alexander returns to practice

Green Bay Packers cornerback Jaire Alexander returned to practice Wednesday for the first time since his Week 4 shoulder injury. ...

Bears rookie QB Justin Fields still hurting, will start at Packers

Bears rookie quarterback Justin Fields received medical clearance and will start Sunday night when Chicago visits the Green Bay Packers. ...

Jussie Smollett scolds prosecutor for reading n-word texts aloud

Former ?Empire? actor Jussie Smollett hit out at the prosecutor at his trial for ordering him to answer strict ?yes? ...

Blackhawks' Jujhar Khaira released from hospital

Blackhawks forward Jujhar Khaira was released from a Chicago hospital on Wednesday, one day after he was removed from the ...

Canadiens hope for better bounces vs. Blackhawks

The Montreal Canadiens look to avoid another five-game winless skid Thursday when they host the Chicago Blackhawks. The Canadiens tumbled ...

Matt Thomas is fourth Bulls player in COVID protocol

Reserve guard Matt Thomas on Wednesday became the fourth Chicago Bulls player currently in the COVID-19 health and safety protocols. ...

Knicks head to Indiana seeking rare winning streak

The New York Knicks haven't won consecutive games in more than a month, but they won't have to wait long ...

New-and-improved Rockets face stern test from Nets

For the opening few minutes of their home victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Sunday, the Houston Rockets looked ...

Avalanche aim to end Rangers' seven-game win streak

A little over a month ago, the New York Rangers played their worst game of the season when they were ...

NHL roundup: Isles end 11-game skid with win over Senators

Anders Lee scored twice Tuesday night for the visiting New York Islanders, who snapped an 11-game losing streak and earned ...

US senator wont rule out nuclear strike against Russia

Republican Mississippi Senator Roger Wicker gave a disturbing interview with Fox News where he floated the possibility of a ground ...

Artemi Panarin's 4-point night powers Rangers past Blackhawks

Artemi Panarin logged two goals and two assists as the visiting New York Rangers topped the Chicago Blackhawks 6-2 on ...

Ducks send Sabres to fifth straight loss

Trevor Zegras and Sonny Milano teamed up for one of the most unique goals in NHL history and the visiting ...

Missouri rides huge rebounding edge to blowout of EIU

Four players scored in double figures Tuesday night as Missouri mined clear advantages in size and strength to wear down ...

Back in a groove, Xavier prepares for Ball State

Xavier is beginning to get it rolling again. The Musketeers (7-1) began the season with a four-game winning streak and ...

No. 1 Purdue to defend top ranking at Rutgers

Purdue will have a new experience in its storied basketball history Thursday night when it plays its first game ever ...

Steelers, Vikings both in must-win mode Thursday night

The playoffs don't start until the middle of January, but according to Pittsburgh quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, his team has essentially ...

Ex-Saints player Glenn Foster Jr. dies after arrest in Alabama

Former New Orleans Saints defensive end Glenn Foster Jr. died Monday, two days after his arrest in Alabama. He was ...

Pelicans hope to keep making strides, face struggling Nuggets

Although the New Orleans Pelicans are still at the bottom of the Western Conference standings, they are amid their best ...

Ex-Saints player Glenn Foster dies day after arrest

Former New Orleans Saints defensive end Glenn Foster Jr. died Monday, a day after his arrest in Alabama. He was ...

Banged-up Heat hope to get back on track vs. Bucks

Miami Heat forward Jimmy Butler will likely be unavailable Wednesday night when they host the Milwaukee Bucks. Butler injured his ...

Cardinals, Bucs, Packers have shot to lock up playoff spots

Three NFC teams have a chance to lock up postseason berths by the end of Week 14 play on Monday. ...

Bulls invade Cleveland looking for 5th straight win

The Chicago Bulls pursue their fifth consecutive win but will do so without a key contributor on Wednesday when they ...

Staggering travel decline spoils World Aviation Day

Covid-19 has led to a dramatic drop in global air travel as the aviation industry marks its annual International Civil ...

Dak Prescott, Derrick Henry headline Walter Payton award nominees

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott and Tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry were among the 32 players announced Tuesday as ...

Ducks carry 4-game point streak into Buffalo

The Buffalo Sabres have surrendered a high number of goals in recent games. On the bright side, they've been scoring ...

Senators, Isles bring opposite streaks into matchup

The New York Islanders won't have to look far Tuesday night -- either on the ice or in the Eastern ...

NBA roundup: Hawks set team 3-point record in sinking Wolves

Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot made seven of Atlanta's franchise-record 25 3-pointers and scored a season-high 23 points to help the Hawks to ...

Emmett Till Investigation Closed by Feds; No New Charges

JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI - The U.S. Justice Department said Monday it is ending its investigation into the 1955 lynching of Emmett ...

Zach LaVine scores 32 to lead Bulls past Nuggets

Zach LaVine scored a game-high 32 points Monday night to lead five players in double figures as the shorthanded Chicago ...

Illinois holds off Iowa for fifth straight win

Junior center Kofi Cockburn scored 17 points and grabbed a career-high 18 rebounds to guide Illinois to an 87-83 Big ...

Phoenix Mercury, coach Sandy Brondello mutually part ways

The Phoenix Mercury announced on Monday that the team and its head coach, Sandy Brondello, have "mutually agreed to part ...

Bulls star DeMar DeRozan enters COVID protocols

Chicago Bulls star forward DeMar DeRozan entered the NBA's COVID-19 health and safety protocols Monday, the team announced. DeRozan will ...

Missouri searches for consistency vs. Eastern Illinois

The Missouri Tigers will try to get their offense back in sync when they host the Eastern Illinois Panthers on ...

Marc-Andre Fleury chases milestone win as Blackhawks host Rangers

The Chicago Blackhawks have alternated wins and losses over the past eight games, with five contests in that span decided ...

Mavericks face prospect of sidelined Luka Doncic vs. Nets

Surviving any game without Luka Doncic is difficult enough for the Dallas Mavericks. Adding the absence of Kristaps Porzingis makes ...

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New York City mandates 3.7 million private workers to be vaccinated

NEW YORK CITY, New York: New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has declared that all employees working in New ...

Large UK Christmas parties being canceled due to Omicron

LONDON, England: Due to the uncertainty caused by the Omicron variant of COVID-19,, major companies, including NatWest, Aviva, Deloitte and ...

Over 1,300 evacuated after volcano rains fire on Indonesian villages

JAKARTA, Indonesia: Rescue personnel in Indonesia are facing the arduous task of looking for survivors in villages blanketed by searing ...

Cold War fears emerge as democracy summit looms

On Wednesday and Thursday of this week, U.S. President Joe Biden will host a virtual "Summit for Democracy." The gathering ...

Ten covid infected cruise passengers placed in isolation in USA

NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana: At least ten passengers and crew members onboard a Norwegian Cruise Line ship that docked in New ...

British hotels report holiday cancellations due to Covid Omicron

LONDON, England: Fears about the Omicron variant of COVID-19 have led to cancellations at UK hotels, as Christmas plans are ...

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