Sat, 22 Jan 2022

Lament over quarter-billion-dollar prison planned for Nebraska

Critics of Gov. Pete Ricketts' call for the Nebraska Legislature to fund a new prison argue the money would be ...

178,000 new businesses opened across North Carolina last year

Despite the pandemic, North Carolina has seen a record number of new businesses created in the past year. A report ...

Biden Pushes Expansion of Domestic Semiconductor Manufacturing

U.S. President Joe Biden touted a $20 billion investment by American technology company Intel to build a semiconductor factory in ...

Avalanche try to continue torrid streak vs. lowly Canadiens

The Colorado Avalanche were outshot and outplayed Thursday night in Los Angeles but they still came away with a convincing ...

49ers DE Nick Bosa clears concussion protocol, will play Saturday

San Francisco 49ers defensive end Nick Bosa cleared concussion protocol Friday and will play in Saturday's NFC divisional-round road playoff ...

K-drama accused of animal cruelty

A South Korean TV network cancels episodes of a series in which a horse was forced to take a horrific ...

January 6 movie is the next chapter in Hollywood's history of America

As the old saying goes, "history is written by the victors." Modern America has reimagined it, however, into something like ...

Biden federal judge nominee's pro-Chevron work questioned

One of Joe Biden's latest federal judge nominees has environmental activists questioning the Democrat's connections to Big OilPresident Joe Biden ...

White House Says COVID-19 Tests Being Shipped

The White House says some of the at-home, free COVID-19 tests it is offering to Americans have begun shipping via ...

Ex-Giuliani Associate Fruman Sentenced To One Year In Prison

Igor Fruman, a one-time associate of former President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, was sentenced on January 21 ...

Rams without OT Andrew Whitworth, S Taylor Rapp vs. Bucs

The Los Angeles Rams will be without a key piece on each side of the ball as offensive tackle Andrew ...

Louie Anderson, Comic, Emmy Winner for 'Baskets,' Dies at 68

Louie Anderson, whose four-decade career as a comedian and actor included his unlikely, Emmy-winning performance as mom to twin adult ...

Biden administration suspends 44 flights by Chinese airlines

Washington [US], January 22 (ANI): The Biden administration has suspended 44 flights to China from the United States in response ...

After two surprise wins, Pacers now face streaking Suns

Fresh off a statement victory and with a perfect five-game road trip behind them, the Phoenix Suns might want to ...

Yemeni Rebels Say Saudi-Led Airstrike on Prison Killed 70

A Saudi-led coalition airstrike hit a prison run by Yemen's Houthi rebels on Friday, killing at least 70 detainees and ...

Crew signs D Will Sands to contract through 2023 season

The Columbus Crew signed defender Will Sands to a contract through the 2023 season on Friday. Financial terms were not ...

US brings charges over grounded Ryanair flight

An opposition activist was arrested last year after his flight was grounded in MinskA grand jury in the US has ...

US could revisit Stalin-era plan for Ukraine

A new lend-lease system would empower President Joe Biden to ship arms to Kiev with fewer obstaclesA cross-party group of ...

Judge Blocks Vaccine Mandate for US Federal Workers

A federal judge on Friday issued a nationwide injunction prohibiting the enforcement of U.S. President Joe Biden's requirement that federal ...

Playoff parlay play: Packers vs 49ers

Saturday night NFC playoffs bring an intriguing matchup between the San Francisco 49ers and the top seed in the conference, ...

Nuggets sign C DeMarcus Cousins to 10-day deal

The Denver Nuggets signed veteran center DeMarcus Cousins to a 10-day contract on Friday. Cousins was a free agent after ...

Biden-Kishida Talks Include North Korea, China

President Joe Biden and Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida began their first formal talks on Friday as they face fresh ...

Islamic State Operatives, US-Backed Forces Clash in Syria

BAGHDAD - Fighting raged for a second day in northeastern Syria, following what authorities described as a foiled plot by ...

Biden Admin Unveils Changes to Attract Foreign STEM Students

The Biden administration on Friday announced policy changes to attract international students specializing in science, technology, engineering and math - ...

'Perry Mason': Sean Astin, Tommy Dewey, Paul Raci, Jen Tullock set to recur in season 2

Washington [US], January 21 (ANI): HBO's crime drama 'Perry Mason' has added Sean Astin, Tommy Dewey, Paul Raci and Jen ...

D'Anton Lynn, Marcus Brady to coach in East-West Shrine Bowl

D'Anton Lynn of the Baltimore Ravens and Marcus Brady of the Indianapolis Colts will serve as head coaches in the ...

Jerry Jones 'very, very frustrated' by state of Cowboys

Dallas Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones isn't ready to discuss head coach Mike McCarthy's future with the team. ...

Without Colin Castleton, Florida prepares to battle Vanderbilt

Both teams will be without some key personnel when Florida hosts Vanderbilt in a battle of mid-pack Southeastern Conference teams ...

Miami seeking rare victory over rival Florida State

Since the start of December, Miami has been the most unstoppable force in the Atlantic Coast Conference with wins in ...

Pope Benedict accused of mishandling sex abuse cases: 4 essential reads

When Pope Benedict XVI resigned in 2013 - the first leader of the Catholic Church to do so in more ...

French Oil Company TotalEnergies Leaves Myanmar

French Oil Company TotalEnergies and U.S. oil company Chevron have announced they are pulling out of a major joint gas ...

US stance on Russia's NATO demands revealed by Blinken

According to Washington's top diplomat, there is no room for compromise on Moscow's key concernUS Secretary of State Antony Blinken ...

Ukrainian troops train for missile launches near Crimea

Kiev dispatched BM-21 ?Grad? rocket systems for practice runs in its southern Kherson regionKiev has conducted tests of units manning ...

US congressman's home raided by FBI

Federal agents seen removing items from US congressman's home and officeFBI officers descended on the home and office of Representative ...

US brings air piracy charges against four Belarusian nationals

An opposition activist was arrested last year after his flight was grounded in MinskA grand jury in the US has ...

US Senate hawks want WWII-style weapons-aid program for Ukraine

A new lend-lease system would empower President Joe Biden to ship arms to Kiev with fewer obstaclesA cross-party group of ...

Trans swimmer plotted to lose, teammate claims

Lia Thomas was beaten by Yalie Iszac Henig earlier this monthA biological female teammate of University of Pennsylvania transgender swimmer ...

IS Gunmen Mount Deadly Attacks in Syria, Iraq; Dozens Killed

BAGHDAD - The Islamic State group launched sophisticated attacks in Syria and Iraq, including an attempt to break into a ...

Norway to Host Talks with Taliban on Afghan Aid and Human Rights

ISLAMABAD - Norway said Friday that Taliban delegates, Afghan civil society representatives and officials from "a number of allied countries" ...

Biden-Kishida Talks to Touch on North Korea, China

President Joe Biden and Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida began their first formal talks on Friday as they face fresh ...

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Mexican journalists murdered while reporting on drugs, corruption

MEXICO CITY, Mexico: In a blow to the country's press corp, two Mexican journalists who had reported their country's slide ...

After becoming oldest living man, Spaniard dies at 112

LEON, Spain: Saturnino de la Fuente Garca, believed to be the world's oldest man, died on January 18 at age ...

Drones in Sweden reported over nuclear plants, palace

STOCKHOLM, Sweden: Sweden's security service is investigating drone sightings reported over key Swedish sites, including nuclear plants.Sightings were reported at ...

Water main break causes homes to be evacuated in Washington

BELLEVUE, Washington: Fire officials in Bellevue, Washington said two people escaped from a home that partially slid off its foundation ...

American foreign policy largely unchanged under Biden presidency

President Biden and the Democrats were highly critical of President Trump's foreign policy, so it was reasonable to expect that ...

Researchers discover 4,500-year-old highway in Saudi Arabia

AL-ULA, Saudi Arabia: Shedding light on the lives of the ancient inhabitants of Arabia, archaeologists from the University of Western ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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