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US expresses deep concerns over attack on Absar Alam

Washington [US], April 22 (ANI): The United States on Thursday expressed grave concerns over the attack of Pakistan's leading journalist ...

UK extends support to Biden's emissions target commitment

London [UK], April 22 (ANI): UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Thursday that President Joe Biden's announcement to commit ...

Odds swing, favor Mac Jones over Justin Fields at No. 3

Odds for the No. 3 pick of the 2021 NFL Draft are on the move again with Mac Jones and ...

Pirates call up veteran INF Todd Frazier

The Pittsburgh Pirates called up veteran infielder Todd Frazier ahead of Thursday afternoon's game in Detroit. Frazier, 35, was in ...

Red Bulls sign Celtic FC striker Patryk Klimala

The New York Red Bulls announced the signing Thursday of Celtic FC striker Patryk Klimala to a four-year contract with ...

8 major cultural trophies the USSR took home after WWII

The triumphant return of Soviet troops in 1945 was accompanied by large amounts of captured paintings, sculptures, books and gold ...

US to cut greenhouse emissions in half by 2030

Washington [US], April 22 (ANI): Laying out his vision for a greener economy, US President Joe Biden on Thursday announced ...

India has taken many bold steps on clean energy: PM Modi

New Delhi [India], April 22 (ANI): Terming the threat of climate change as a "lived reality" for millions of people ...

Chinese Naval base in Africa to support carriers

Washington DC [US], April 22 (ANI): Amid China's growing influence in Africa, a top US commander has revealed how a ...

US weekly jobless claims decline further

The latest data raises expectations for another month of blockbuster job growth in April.It was the second straight week that ...

US Senate Committee approves bill countering China threat

Washington [US], April 22 (ANI): The US Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Wednesday (local time) passed sweeping legislation to push ...

Tajik Imam Detained On Extremism Charges After Speech At Funeral

DUSHANBE -- An imam at a Dushanbe mosque has been detained on extremism charges after he called a late Islamic ...

U.S. need not consider China as enemy in Middle East: media

© Provided by Xinhua "Sometimes, the United States may even find overlapping interests with China given that both countries have ...

Money alone can't fix Central America - or stop migration to US

To stem migration from Central America, the Biden administration has a US$4 billion plan to "build security and prosperity" in ...

Dodgers, Padres look to top last weekend's drama-filled series

The high standard the San Diego Padres and Los Angeles Dodgers have set for themselves this season has been exceeded ...

Marlins, Giants meet in San Francisco after long treks

Two teams that had to endure a cross-country flight without a day off -- one team in much better spirits ...

Anthony Davis expects to return as Lakers visit Mavs

The reigning NBA champion Los Angeles Lakers expect to have Anthony Davis back on Thursday night when they play the ...

Margin for error small for Hornets, Bulls

The Charlotte Hornets certainly don't need a late-season slump, but there might be time to reverse a recent trend. It ...

China's top legislature opposes U.S. bill on strategic competition

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, April 22 (Xinhua) -- A spokesperson from China's top legislature on Thursday expressed strong dissatisfaction ...

Spurs look to pick up pieces vs. last-place Pistons

Depth and fitness will be put to the test when the San Antonio Spurs host the Detroit Pistons on Thursday ...

WHO seeks next steps in Covid origins probe

The WHO is evaluating how to move forward to solve the mystery of the pandemic's origin.It took more than a ...

Celtics face questions with Suns coming to town

Despite a two-day break, the Boston Celtics have plenty of question marks in play as they get set to host ...

India Reports World's Biggest Single-Day Total of COVID-19 Infections

India reported 314,835 new COVID-19 infections Thursday, the highest one-day total posted by any nation during the yearlong global pandemic.By ...

America's double standard renders democracy drivel: media

© Provided by Xinhua "Geopolitics as practiced by superpowers is packed with double standards. And the United States has more ...

Russian Arrested In Crimea Accused Of Spying For Ukraine

SEVASTOPOL, Ukraine -- A Russian national suspected of spying for Ukraine has been arrested in the Russian-occupied region of Crimea.The ...

Researchers develop personalized, 3D printed shields

Boston (Massachusetts) [US], April 22 (ANI): In a new paper, a team of investigators describe efforts to develop a new ...

RFE/RL Calls For Ihar Losik's Release On Day 300 Of His Detention

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty has reiterated its call for Belarusian authorities to release Ihar Losik, a popular blogger and RFE/RL ...

Yes, working from home makes you more productive, study finds

The great work-from-home experiment occasioned by the pandemic has divided opinion in the corporate suite and sparked endless debates about ...

Officials Say Biden Preparing to Recognize Armenian Genocide

U.S. officials say President Joe Biden is preparing to recognize the World War I-era mass killings of Armenians by the ...

Sweep-minded Cubs catch a break in finale vs. Mets

The Chicago Cubs broke out of their offensive doldrums with 16 runs on Wednesday. Now they're poised to catch a ...

Yankees, Indians open series seeking offensive revivals

The New York Yankees and Indians aim to wake up their slumbering offenses on Thursday when they open a four-game ...

No solution unless we work together: Dalai Lama

Dharamshala (Himachal Pradesh) [India], April 22 (ANI): On the occasion of Earth Day, Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama in a ...

Mariners open road trip with four-game set at Boston

Tied in the early going for the best record in the American League, the Boston Red Sox know there is ...

MLB roundup: Wild throw ends wild game as A's win 11th straight

Third baseman Luis Arraez threw wildly to first on a potential game-ending ground out with two outs in the 10th ...

Egypt Fires Top Railway Official after Deadly Train Crashes

CAIRO - Egypt's transportation minister on Tuesday said he sacked the country's top railway official, following three train accidents in ...

Why a Jury's Racial Composition Matters

The jury that convicted white former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin of murder in the death of African American George ...

US Sees Major Differences with Iran in Nuclear Talks

PARIS - Serious differences persist between the United States and Iran over how they might resume compliance with the 2015 ...

NBA roundup: Wizards slow Warriors' Stephen Curry

The streaking Washington Wizards harassed Stephen Curry into 7-for-25 shooting while getting 29 points from Bradley Beal and a triple-double ...

NHL roundup: Knights win 8th straight, clinch playoff bid

Jonathan Marchessault had two goals and two assists as the Vegas Golden Knights won their eighth consecutive game, defeating the ...

Nuggets pull out victory over Blazers, run win streak to 4

Nikola Jokic had 25 points and nine rebounds, Michael Porter Jr. scored 17 points, and the visiting Denver Nuggets beat ...

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Small chance of blood clots, so Canada's Ontario OKs AstraZeneca

TORONTO, Canada: The province of Ontario, Canada will offer AstraZeneca vaccines to people 40 years and over. This follows a ...

Concerns over Covid causes U.S. to urge not traveling to 80% or world

WASHINGTON D.C.: Citing the need to protect U.S. citizens from contracting the Coronavirus, the U.S. State Department said on April ...

Expect Covid booster after one year, says Pfizer CEO

NEW YORK, New York: Those who have been inoculated against COVID-19 with the Pfizer vaccine will likely need a third ...

'There will be consequences' to death of Navalny, warns U.S. official

WASHINGTON D.C.: Russia should expect a strong response from the United States if imprisoned political leader Alexei Navalny dies during ...

American woman dies at 115, had 193 grand, great grandchildren

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Hester McCardell Ford, age 115 to 116 and believed to be the oldest living person in ...

After 10 hours, Chauvin jury returns guilty verdict

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was found guilty of all charges Tuesday in the death of ...

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