Sat, 23 Oct 2021

US FDA gives limited approval to sell e-cigarette products nationwide

WASHINGTON D.C.: The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), has given the green light for the sale of e-cigarette products, ...

Public locked out as Florida lawmakers redraw political boundaries

TALLAHASSEE, Florida - When it comes to Florida's once-a-decade process of redrawing political boundaries, known as redistricting, both House and ...

To reduce disease, US seeks reduction in consumer salt use

WASHINGTON D.C.: On Wednesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) established new guidelines to help cut salt levels contained ...

Short-handed Bucs rule out four starters for Sunday

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers ruled out tight end Rob Gronkowski, wide receiver Antonio Brown, linebacker Lavonte David and cornerback Richard ...

The log houses of the Russian North: A vision of beauty

Historian and architectural expert William Brumfield discovers the fantastic wooden houses of Russia's northern forests.In the late summer of 1916, ...

Walmart sets up hundreds of bitcoin ATMs at its stores across the US

US retail giant Walmart, the world's largest company by revenue, has launched a program to allow customers to buy bitcoin ...

Maria Sakkari becomes first Greek woman to qualify for WTA Finals

Florida [USA], October 22 (ANI): The WTA announced Thursday that World No.7 Maria Sakkari has qualified for the 2021 WTA ...

Subliners sign ex-Mutineers player Neptune

Travis "Neptune" McCloud has a new Call of Duty League team, as the former Florida Mutineers player joined the New ...

NHL roundup: Patrik Laine nets another OT winner for Jackets

Patrik Laine scored 1:49 into overtime Thursday night as the host Columbus Blue Jackets beat the New York Islanders 3-2. ...

Panthers down Avs, reach 4-0-0 for first time

Anton Lundell had a goal and an assist, Sergei Bobrovsky made 30 saves and the Florida Panthers beat the Colorado ...

Unvaccinated Bears RB Damien Williams (COVID) remains out

Chicago Bears running back Damien Williams can't be cleared from the reserve/COVID-19 list until Saturday given that he's unvaccinated, ESPN ...

Eagles activate TE Dallas Goedert from COVID list

The Philadelphia Eagles activated tight end Dallas Goedert from the reserve/COVID-19 list on Thursday. Goedert landed on the list on ...

Six C-USA schools accept invitations to join AAC

The American Athletic Conference announced Thursday that six schools from Conference USA have accepted invitations to join the AAC. No ...

Tom Brady takes aim at 600th TD pass as Bucs face Bears

Tom Brady could reach yet another career milestone when the Tampa Bay Buccaneers host the Chicago Bears on Sunday afternoon. ...

NBA roundup: Knicks edge Celtics in double OT

Evan Fournier scored a career-high 32 points and hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with 56.1 seconds left in the second overtime ...

Nicaragua to start production of Russia's CoviVac vaccine

Managua [Nicaragua], October 21 (ANI/Sputnik): The Mechnikov Institute of Biotechnology in Nicaragua will produce the Russian vaccine against COVID-19, CoviVac, ...

Bradley Beal, Wizards spoil Raptors' return to Canada

Bradley Beal scored 23 points and the visiting Washington Wizards defeated the Toronto Raptors 98-83 on Wednesday night in the ...

GM Marc Bergevin says Canadiens must 'fight through' struggles

Four games into the 2021-22 season, the good vibes from the Montreal Canadiens' appearance in last season's Stanley Cup Finals ...

Raiders set sights on road-happy Eagles

The Las Vegas Raiders are off to a good start in the post-Jon Gruden era. Meanwhile, the only success the ...

Panthers look to continue surge against slumping Avalanche

The Florida Panthers entered the NHL as an expansion team in 1993 and within three years were playing in the ...

Lucas Raymond, upstart Red Wings take on winless Flames

Many fans felt the Detroit Red Wings were cheated in 2020 when the team finished with the worst record and ...

Fresh off first victory, Isles look for more against Blue Jackets

The New York Islanders were never worried about going winless this season. But for a team with Stanley Cup aspirations ...

Red Sox heavily backed to beat Astros in another slugfest

BOSTON -- One crooked inning on Tuesday night sent the Houston Astros and Boston Red Sox back to square one. ...

Bucs WR Antonio Brown (ankle) sits out practice

Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Antonio Brown was held out of Wednesday's practice because of a sprained ankle, coach Bruce ...

Georgia F P.J. Horne (knee) out for season

Georgia senior forward P.J. Horne will miss the 2021-22 season with a knee injury, Bulldogs coach Tom Crean said Wednesday. ...

Panthers' Joe Thornton receives maximum fine for slashing

Florida Panthers center Joe Thornton was fined $1,875 by the NHL on Wednesday for slashing Tampa Bay Lightning forward Boris ...

Eagles sign veteran TE Richard Rodgers to practice squad

The Philadelphia Eagles signed tight end Richard Rodgers to the practice squad, one of four roster moves by the team ...

Florida State tries to run win streak to three vs. UMass

Florida State is coming off back-to-back victories following an 0-4 start to head coach Mike Norvell's second season. However, Norvell ...

Astros carry momentum from late rally into Game 5 at Boston

BOSTON -- One crooked inning on Tuesday night sent the Houston Astros and Boston Red Sox back to square one. ...

USC looks to break recent run of futility at No. 13 Irish

No. 13 Notre Dame and Southern California saw their longstanding rivalry take a one-season break due to the coronavirus pandemic ...

NHL roundup: Wild earn wild OT win over Jets

Joel Eriksson Ek's overtime winner completed his hat trick and Mats Zuccarello scored twice and added two assists to lead ...

Rookie Lucas Raymond nets first goal as Wings dump Jackets

Lucas Raymond scored his first NHL goal and added an assist and the host Detroit Red Wings topped the Columbus ...

Panthers' Anton Lundell introduces himself in win over Lightning

Florida rookie Anton Lundell scored his first career goal and added an assist Tuesday as the Panthers beat the host ...

Reports: 6 C-USA schools apply to join AAC

Six Conference USA teams are bidding to join the American Athletic Conference, according to multiple media reports. Charlotte, Florida Atlantic, ...

Embattled Ed Orgeron, LSU take on No. 12 Ole Miss

Following a weekend that featured two thrilling wins, LSU and No. 12 Ole Miss will search for normalcy when they ...

South Carolina edges UConn for No. 1 in preseason poll

South Carolina took the top spot in the Associated Press women's basketball preseason poll, released Tuesday. The Gamecocks earned 14 ...

Study finds orange juice helps fight inflammation, oxidative stress

Washington [US], October 19 (ANI): A new study has suggested 100 per cent orange juice has the potential to help ...

10 gems of contemporary wooden Russian architecture

What do you imagine when you hear the words 'Russian wooden architecture'? Probably old churches and village huts with ornate ...

Russia registers 33,740 COVID-19 cases in past 24 hours

Moscow [Russia], October 19 (ANI/Sputnik): Russia registered 33,740 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, down from 34,325 the ...

Astros search for answers to Red Sox's ALCS onslaught

BOSTON -- On the heels of back-to-back blowout losses, the Houston Astros are scrambling to find an answer for the ...

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Rise in gas prices forces utility companies to return to coal

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. power companies are increasing their coal consumption due to surging natural gas prices, dealing a blow to ...

To refinance after bankruptcy, Hertz files for IPO

WASHINGTON D.C.: Rental car company Hertz, which filed for bankruptcy early in the pandemic, emerging on 30th June, has filed ...

Stocks in Asia mixed to flat, Nikkei 225 does best, rising 96 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks were little moved on Asian markets on Friday, although the tech sector showed some buoyancy."The ...

Electricity cutbacks in China as price of coal soars

BEIJING, China: Throughout the world, countries are suffering from the disruptions of global supply chains.A growing list of commodities and ...

PDM plans country-wide protest on Friday in Pakistan

RAWALPINDI, Pakistan - The Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) began a 15-day country-wide protest against increasing costs of petroleum products and ...

Wall Street mixed as Latin American markets get rattled

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Thursday with the technology sector forging ahead, while industrials lagged."For ...

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