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Simmons accepts that Windies' batting quality is not up to the mark

Kingston [Jamaica], January 19 (ANI): West Indies coach Phil Simmons has accepted that his side has a batting problem and ...


4 Zoomers get second straight win at DPC North America Division I

4 Zoomers continued the momentum they gained Saturday when they dispatched Arkosh Gaming in straight victories, sweeping away Wildcard Gaming ...


Houston Dynamo FC acquire Sebastian Ferreira

Houston Dynamo FC acquired forward Sebastian Ferreira in a full transfer from Club Libertad Asuncion in Paraguay on Tuesday. Terms ...


Legends League Cricket: Sehwag named skipper of India Maharaja side, Buchanan to be coach

New Delhi [India], January 18 (ANI): Virender Sehwag, Misbah-Ul-Haq and Daren Sammy will be leading their respective teams in the ...


Epstein worked to whitewash Clinton ties media

Disgraced pedo billionaire had ex-employees sign papers stating they never saw Bill Clinton at ?orgy island?Jeffrey Epstein reportedly had ex-managers ...


World's first pro-MMA fight organized on the beach on New Year's Eve in Goa

Pernem (Goa) [India], January 18 (ANI/SRV): Organized by the American Kickboxing Academy (AKA) Mandrem Beach, the Goa Beach Fight event ...


Israeli Hospital: 4th Vaccination Does Not Prevent Spread of Omicron

WASHINGTON - Preliminary findings suggest that a fourth dose of COVID-19 vaccine does little to stave off infection from the ...


First Death Reported in Tonga Volcano Blast as Nation Remains Cut Off

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - The first death from a massive underwater volcanic blast near the Pacific island nation of Tonga has ...


Atlanta United sign D Ronald Hernandez

Atlanta United exercised the transfer option on Ronald Hernandez and signed the defender to a contract through the 2024 season ...


Ninjas in Pyjamas reveal South American Valorant roster

Ninjas in Pyjamas announced their overhauled Valorant roster, with four Brazilians and one Argentinian set to play for the Swedish ...


Brazilian footballer scores utterly bizarre goal but was it cheating

Fans were puzzled by whether the goal from Jacuipense star Jeam was intended or notFootball fans have been left baffled ...


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Amazon UK says it will accept Visa credit cards for purchases

LONDON, England: In a statement on January 17, Amazon UK said it has canceled plans to stop accepting Visa credit ...

Japanese stock markets records major falls

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Wednesday. The biggest move was the Japanese market which saw ...

UK imports to Ireland fell, trade with N. Ireland up due to Brexit

DUBLIN, Ireland: Since Brexit went into effect in 2020, Ireland has witnessed a 20 percent decline in goods exported from ...

At 3.45%, mortgage rates highest in US since pandemic struck

WASHINGTON D.C.: According to a closely watched survey, U.S. mortgage rates have reached levels not seen since March 2020. In ...

U.S. stocks shatter, Nasdaq loses 387 points

NEW YORK, New York - A major rise in U.S. Treasury yields and a sell-off of financial stocks rocked Wall ...

Wild boar found with swine fever in Italy, could close pork industry

PIEDMONT, Italy: Earlier this month, a case of African swine fever, which can be deadly to pigs but harmless to ...

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As Covid increases, Chile begins fourth vaccine dose for vulnerable

SANTIAGO, Chile: As the number of daily COVID-19 cases continues rising, Chile has began administering a fourth vaccination dose to ...

Three pillars to strengthening health systems in African countries

Africa needs, and is ready for, nothing short of a new public health order, with systems better able to prepare ...

Tonga eruption: we are watching for ripples of it in space

The ongoing volcanic eruption in Tonga began in December 2021, but it wasn't until 5:15pm local time on January 15 ...

Australian Open: Winning in two sets in first round made me more confident, says Halep

Melbourne [Australia], January 19 (ANI): Romania's tennis player Simona Halep has said that winning her first-round match of the Australian ...

4 Zoomers get second straight win at DPC North America Division I

4 Zoomers continued the momentum they gained Saturday when they dispatched Arkosh Gaming in straight victories, sweeping away Wildcard Gaming ...

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As British face inflation, government freezes BBC subscription fee

LONDON, England: The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) faces a major financial setback following a recent announcement by the government to ...


US Supreme Court to rule on religious rights of football coach

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Supreme Court said it would hear an appeal from a former high school football coach who ...


US snow storm leaves thousands without power

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina: The eastern United States was hit by a severe winter storm on January 16, packing heavy snow, ...


Norwegian Caribbean cruise remains in St. Martin as cruise canceled

PHILIPSBURG, St. Martin: Norwegian Cruise Line canceled, mid-voyage, a ten-day Caribbean cruise on the Norwegian Gem due to COVID-19, leaving ...


One of world's oldest gorillas put to sleep at Atlanta Zoo

ATLANTA, Georgia: Zoo Atlanta's gorilla, one of the oldest in captivity at 59 years, was euthanized on January 13 due ...


Former Denmark defense minister charged with leaking state secrets

COPENHAGEN, Denmark: An official at the highest level of the Denmark government has been charged with leaking state secrets. Claus ...


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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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