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20 years after invading, U.S. to withdraw from Afghanistan

WASHINGTON, DC - All U.S. troops in Afghanistan will be withdrawn by September 11 - the 20th anniversary of the ...

Russia reports 8,995 new COVID-19 cases

Moscow [Russia], April 16 (ANI/Sputnik): Russia registered 8,995 new COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours, up from 8,944 the ...

MLB roundup: Braves beat Marlins to end skid

Dansby Swanson lined the first pitch he saw into left field to complete a two-run rally and give the Atlanta ...

Yankees, Rays renew rivalry in weekend series

While there will be attention on a hostile rivalry involving inside pitches and hit batters, the New York Yankees and ...

NHL roundup: Bruins' Tuukka Rask logs 300th win

Brad Marchand scored twice and Tuukka Rask recorded his 300th career win as the host Boston Bruins defeated the New ...

Adolis Garcia's 10th-inning homer leads Rangers past Rays

Adolis Garcia hit his first major league homer in the 10th inning, lifting the Texas Rangers to a 6-4 win ...

Victor Hedman lifts Lightning past Panthers in OT

Victor Hedman scored 54 seconds into overtime as the host Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Florida Panthers 3-2 at Amalie ...

Petr Mrazek, Hurricanes top Preds to break mini-skid

Petr Mrazek needed to make only 19 saves to help the Carolina Hurricanes break a two-game losing streak by defeating ...

With eye on Avalanche, Golden Knights try to focus on Ducks

With five games remaining before a showdown set of back-to-back games that could decide the West Division, the Vegas Golden ...

Russell Westbrook, Wizards make playoff push vs. Pelicans

Russell Westbrook is leading the way as the Washington Wizards are making a push to join the Eastern Conference play-in ...

More and more Russians are becoming atheists - why

Over the past four years the number of atheists in Russia has doubled. Here we examine who exactly are those ...

Rangers swing for series win against Rays

With his Rangers in a hitting slump since the middle of last week, Texas manager Chris Woodward decided to mix ...

Russia registers 8,944 new COVID-19 cases

Moscow [Russia], April 15 (ANI/Sputnik): Russia registered 8,944 new COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours, up from 8,326 the ...

10 famous Russians buried abroad

Russians have a particular fondness for old cemeteries where famous people are buried. So when Russians travel abroad, they're likely ...

Panthers visit Lightning as battle for Central title heats up

The Florida Panthers visit the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday as the two teams continue the battle for the Central ...

MLB roundup: Carlos Rodon tosses no-hitter for White Sox

Left-hander Carlos Rodon pitched the 20th no-hitter in Chicago White Sox franchise history on Wednesday, striking out seven and allowing ...

Rising hopes, lingering questions in cruise sector comeback

After more than a year of frustration, diehard American fans of cruise vacations at last sense an end to their ...

Anthony Stolarz, Ducks defeat Sharks for second straight game

Anthony Stolarz made 27 saves to lead the visiting Anaheim Ducks to their second straight win against the San Jose ...

Ducks defeat Sharks for second straight game

Anthony Stolarz made 27 saves to lead the visiting Anaheim Ducks to their second straight win against the San Jose ...

FBI opens investigation into China every 10 hours: Wray

Washington [US], April 15 (ANI): Federal Bureau of Investigation Director Christopher Wray told US Senate Intelligence Committee members on Wednesday ...

Rangers' Kohei Arihara baffles Rays

Kohei Arihara crafted 5 2/3 scoreless innings to record his first major league win as the visiting Texas Rangers beat ...

Stars aim to stop three-game skid vs. struggling Blue Jackets

The Dallas Stars are earning points at the moment -- just not as many as needed. But while the Stars ...

Brett Connolly ready to aid Blackhawks' playoff push vs. Red Wings

The Chicago Blackhawks have three pivotal games coming up against Nashville next week, but their more immediate concern is taking ...

NFL rolls out offseason program with usual on-field OTAs

NFL offseason workouts remain largely voluntary and virtual with the exception of June minicamps. The league released its official, universal ...

Hurricanes look for bounce-back win vs. surging Predators

The Carolina Hurricanes have looked like one of the best teams in the NHL at times this season, excusing their ...

Bucs re-sign DT Steve McLendon to one-year deal

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers re-signed nose tackle Steve McLendon to a one-year deal, the team announced Wednesday. McLendon played in ...

What became of Grigory Rasputin's descendants

Some saw him as a charlatan, others a "saint", who foretold the fall of the Russian Empire shortly before his ...

Vegas at 100% for McGregor-Poirier trilogy - White

Conor McGregor's trilogy fight with Dustin Poirier will take place before a capacity crowd in Las Vegas in July, Ultimate ...

Ponzi Schemer Bernard Madoff Dies, Says Federal Bureau of Prisons

NEW YORK - Bernard Madoff, who was convicted for running the largest known Ponzi scheme in history, died Wednesday in ...

Stars' Ben Bishop, Alexander Radulov out for season

Dallas Stars goaltender Ben Bishop and forward Alexander Radulov have been ruled out for the remainder of the season, the ...

Isiah Kiner-Falefa, Rangers aim to settle in vs. Rays

As he and his Texas Rangers teammates prepare for Wednesday night's third contest of their four-game series against the Tampa ...

Oath Keepers Leader Seeks to Distance Himself From Capitol Conspiracy

WASHINGTON - "They were dumb asses," Oath Keepers leader Stewart Rhodes wrote on the encrypted app Signal in early March, ...

Ponzi schemer Bernie Madoff dies in prison aged 82

Bernard Madoff, the mastermind behind the worst financial scam in history, has died in prison at the aged of 82, ...

Updates: Ex-Cowboy McCoy Wants To Resume Career

by Nick Eatman, Rob Phillips & David Helman Don't miss any of the action with our daily updates: news, notes ...

Trending Up | S.S. Mailbag

Tampa Bay Buccaneers This week, Bucs fans have questions about ascending players, reserves who might see more time in 2021 ...

2021 Prospect Primer: LB Zaven Collins

Tampa Bay Buccaneers The versatile linebacker was Todd McShay’s latest pick for the Buccaneers at 32. Carmen Vitali Name: Zaven ...

Notable compensatory selections in recent NFL Drafts

Stu Jackson With the Rams owning a pair of compensatory picks this year, theRams.com takes a look at notable such ...

Colts 2021 NFL Draft Position Preview: Tight Ends

The 2021 class of tight ends is headlined by a generational talent in Florida's Kyle Pitts.  JJ Stankevitz Who's available?Nineteen ...

2021 Draft Breakdown: Prospects Washington Could Target In Round 5

Zach Selby The views and opinions expressed in this article do not reflect the opinion of the team.The 2020 NFL ...

Meet the Prospect: Kyle Pitts

Tim Twentyman Name: Kyle PittsPosition: Tight endSchool: FloridaHt/Wt: 6-5/245Arm length: 33 4/8 inchesHands: 10 5/8 inchesWing span: 83 3/8 inches40-yard ...

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Stocks in Asia jump after China records 18.3% growth in first quarter

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - An astonishing 18.30 percent GDP growth in the fourth quarter in China drove Asian stock markets ...

$11 million fund to provide free rides to receive Covid vaccines

WASHINGTON D.C.: Uber, PayPal and Walgreens pharmacies have set up an $11-million Vaccine Access Fund to provide free rides to ...

Wall Street breaks out champagne as stocks soar into stratosphere

NEW YORK, New York - Strong economic data propelled already-high U.S. stocks to even greater dizzying levels on Thursday.The Dow ...

Telestat to race Musk, Bezos to provide global internet from space

OTTAWA, Canada: Canadian satellite communications company Telesat has set its sights on launching a low-earth-orbit satellite constellation to provide high-speed ...

Chinese shares slides as Central Bank adds to liquidity

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Shares in Australia and Japan made cautious gains on Thursday, while in mainland China and Hong ...

In backlash against Big Tech, Senator seeks to end purchases, mergers

WASHINGTON D.C.: Cracking the whip against Big Tech, including the five largest U.S. tech companies, Republican U.S. Senator Josh Hawley ...

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