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Weekend Preview: Road America

In an intriguing race last Sunday at Nashville Superspeedway, Chase Elliott became the fifth two-time winner in the NASCAR Cup ...


Only 15% of World Enjoys Free Expression of Information

A Britain-based group says its latest study of worldwide free expression rights shows only 15% of the global population lives ...


Racial wealth gaps are yet another thing the US and UK have in common

It's an old saying that Britain and America are two countries separated by a common language.But they are united by ...


Adam Duvall knocks in two as Braves top Phillies again

Adam Duvall homered and drove in two runs to lift the Atlanta Braves past the host Philadelphia Phillies 4-1 on ...


Dogs trace ancestry to two separate wolf populations, study reveals

Washington [US], June 29 (ANI): According to a new study by an international group of geneticists and archaeologists of the ...


West Indies squad named for white-ball series against Bangladesh, Powell announced new T20 vice-captain

Saint John's [Antigua and Barbuda], June 29 (ANI): Cricket West Indies' (CWI) selection panel on Tuesday announced the West Indies ...


US officials make welfare stop in Venezuela

Negotiators traveled to Caracas in another effort to secure the release of detained AmericansSenior US officials have visited Venezuela to ...


Colombia Truth Commission Gives Scathing Report on Civil War

Bogota, Columbia - A Truth Commission presented its final report on Colombia's armed conflict Tuesday, urging the government, military and ...


Kelley O'Hara helps USWNT complete sweep of Colombia

Kelley O'Hara's rare goal helped the U.S. women's national team defeat Colombia 2-0 in Sandy, Utah, on Tuesday in its ...


51 killed, 24 injured in Colombian prison riot fire

Bogota [Colombia], June 29 (ANI): At least 51 prisoners were killed and 24, including an unspecified number of guards were ...


Cooking with 'dirty' fuels affects women's mental health

About 2.6 billion people - nearly half of the global population, most of them in Africa, Asia and central and ...


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Stock markets in U.S. revive after sharp sell-off, dollar forges ahead

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rebounded on Friday, a day after major across-the-board sell-offs."Consensus estimates for 2022 and ...

Swiss pharma Novartis to cut 7.4% of global workforce

GENEVA, Switzerland: Swiss pharmaceutical group Novartis has said, as part of its previously announced restructuring program, that it could cut ...

Shanghai Disney opens gates after city ends Covid lockdowns

SHANGHAI, China: Walt Disney Company reopened Shanghai Disneyland on 30th June, one month after the city lifted a two month ...

Asian stocks shunned by investors, Nikkei 225 loses 457 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia skidded lower Friday with all the major indices recording solid losses."Capitulation is the ...

Islamabad considers importing oil from Russia

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Given the country's ongoing economic crisis and acute fuel shortage, the Pakistan government is considering purchasing oil ...

High pressure fracking again being used by US oil companies

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Amidst the rise of "re-fracs" in the U.S. as part of the efforts to boost domestic oil production, ...

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Naked G7 leaders would be disgusting sight Putin

Russian leader was responding to comments from UK PM Boris JohnsonSpeaking to journalists in Turkmenistan on Wednesday, Russian President Vladimir ...

US Distributes $92 Million to Soccer Corruption Victims

New York - The U.S. Justice Department has distributed about $92 million in additional compensation from money forfeited by convicted ...

Rafael Nadal, Stefanos Tsitsipas reach third round of Wimbledon

Second-seeded Rafael Nadal lost a set Thursday but continued on to a 6-4, 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 win over Ricardas Berankis ...

Only 15% of World Enjoys Free Expression of Information

A Britain-based group says its latest study of worldwide free expression rights shows only 15% of the global population lives ...

China and Russia want to create G7 alternative media

Germany's Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung reports that Beijing and Moscow hope to expand BRICS to include four more nationsChina and Russia ...

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Arab states reaching energy targets with alternative solar, wind power

DUBAI, UAE: The Arab states have built significant amounts of solar and wind power installations, and are in line to ...


Brexit seen as driving force behind Scotland independence vote

LONDON, England: A second referendum on Scottish independence is set to be held in October 2023. The Scottish government, led ...


Tuvalu pulls out of UN ocean conference after China blocks Taiwan

LISBON, Portugal: Tuvalu Foreign Minister Simon Kofe walked out of the opening cermonies of this week's United Nations Ocean Conference ...


14 ft. crocodile captured by man in Indonesia, returned to nature

SULAWESI, Indonesia: Using just a rope, an Indonesian man, supported by fellow villagers on the island of Sulawesi, captured a ...


Watford FC bans Qatar friendly due to fans' human rights concerns

WATFORD, UK: Watford F.C. has cancelled a friendly match against the Qatar national team due to the Gulf country's human ...


Istanbul Pride parades blocked by Turkey police

ISTANBUL, Turkey: Turkish police detained dozens of people after local authorities banned Istanbul's annual Pride parade from going ahead this ...


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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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