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Astros RHP Lance McCullers Jr. set to return Saturday

Houston Astros right-handed pitcher Lance McCullers Jr. will make his season debut against the Oakland Athletics on Saturday after a ...


Rangers RHP Spencer Howard (shoulder) moved to IL

The Texas Rangers placed right-handed pitcher Spencer Howard on the 15-day injured list on Wednesday with right shoulder impingement. The ...


Outlaws add support Lep, tank Doge

The Houston Outlaws added a pair of new players for the remainder of the season Wednesday, signing Tomas "Doge" Kongsore ...


Deshaun Watson to start Browns' first preseason game

Deshaun Watson will make his first start in a Cleveland uniform on Friday when the Browns face the Jacksonville Jaguars ...


Cubs rally past Nationals with 4-run seventh

Nico Hoerner's solo homer opened the door to a four-run seventh inning as the Chicago Cubs rallied for a 4-2 ...


Suspect in Albuquerque Muslim Killings Denies Involvement

Albuquerque, New Mexico - After he was detained by New Mexico police, the suspect in the killings of four Muslim ...


Report: Eagles signing RB DeAndre Torrey

The Philadelphia Eagles are signing undrafted running back DeAndre Torrey, NFL Network reported Wednesday. The former North Texas standout worked ...


A's DFA Jed Lowrie, place Paul Blackburn on IL

The Oakland Athletics designated veteran infielder Jed Lowrie for assignment on Wednesday. Lowrie, 38, is batting .180 with three homers ...


Packers WR Randall Cobb (foot) misses practice

Green Bay Packers wideout Randall Cobb missed practice Wednesday with a foot injury, multiple outlets reported. Head coach Matt LaFleur ...


Red Bulls claim F Tyler Pasher off waivers

The New York Red Bulls selected forward Tyler Pasher off waivers on Wednesday. The 28-year-old Canadian was waived by the ...


Hideki Matsuyama (neck) WDs from FedEx St. Jude Championship

Hideki Matsuyama pulled out of the FedEx St. Jude Championship with a neck injury. Matsuyama announced his decision to withdraw ...


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U.S. stocks surge, dollar crumbles on CPI data, Nasdaq Composite up 2.89%

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rose sharply on Wednesday despite the latest reading that inflation in the United ...

Indian fighter jet draws interest, orders from nations worldwide

DELHI, India: India's defense ministry has said that the country has offered to sell 18 Tejas light single-engine jet combat ...

East Europe tourism takes dramatic downturn due to Ukraine war

WARSAW, Poland: Julie, who preferred not to give her full name, booked a group of trips to Warsaw last year, ...

Asian stocks in retreat, Nikkei 225 and Hang Seng fare worst

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks traded lower in Asia on Wednesday. Technology stocks were the hardest hit, and the exchange ...

Home grocery deliveries fall in U.S. due to increase in food costs

WASHINGTON D.C.: As prices for food and other basic staples are rising, U.S. demand for grocery deliveries is cooling, with ...

Bangladesh to send 600,000-800,000 migrant workers to Malaysia in six months

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - After almost four years, the Bangladesh High Commission in Malaysia on Tuesday welcomed the first group ...

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Ireland prepares for energy rationing, reports local media

DUBLIN, Ireland: Ireland, fearing fuel shortages, is weighing the rationing of fuel, to begin as early as September, according to ...

Bangladesh cuts fuel subsidies, raises fuel prices by 50 percent

DHAKA, Bangladesh: Bangladesh raised fuel prices by some 50 percent this week, which is aimed at reducing the country's subsidy ...

Profits at British Petroleum of $8.45 billion match 14 year high

LONDON, England: Due to high margins and trading on the back of soaring energy prices, British Petroleum recorded second quarter ...

Update: China's producer price growth eases in July

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Aug. 10 (Xinhua) -- China's producer price index (PPI), which measures costs for goods at ...

World Biofuel Day: PM Modi to dedicate 2G ethanol plant in Panipat to nation

New Delhi [India], August 10 (ANI): On the occasion of World Biofuel Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will dedicate the ...

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Citing safety of children, LA to move homeless away from schools

LOS ANGELES, California: During a meeting that was disrupted by protesters this week, the Los Angeles City Council voted to ...


Former Puerto Rico governor Wanda Vazquez arrested on bribery charges

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Justice Department announced this week that former Puerto Rico governor Wanda Vazquez has been arrested in ...


Canada sends 225 soldiers to help train Ukrainian forces

OTTAWA, Ontario: Military trainers from Canada will head to the United Kingdom to teach Ukrainians new techniques for fighting the ...


China tourism city of Sanya struck by Covid, 80,000 tourists stranded

SANYA, China: Following a Covid lockdown, some 80,000 tourists cannot leave the southern Chinese beach resort of Sanya. The restrictions ...


Australian singing sensation Olivia Newton-John has died

SANTA BARBARA, California - Australian singing sensation and actress Olivia Newtown-John has died at the age of 73."Dame Olivia Newton-John ...


Cars swept away during record floods in Death Valley National Park

DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK, California: Record rainfall on August 5 caused floods at Death Valley National Park that closed all ...


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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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