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Republicans may remove Liz Cheney as House Republican conference chair

WASHINGTON, May 4 (Xinhua) -- U.S. House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy said Tuesday congressional GOP members were concerned about the ...


U.S. 12-year-old earned high school, college degrees during lockdown

SALISBURY, North Carolina: A 12-year-old North Carolina boy spent the Covid lockdown taking classes online and will graduate this month, ...


Clean water, infrastructure are targets of $35B Senate bill

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Senate passed a bill on April 29 to provide $35 billion to upgrade the nation's water ...


Short-handed Pistons host Ja Morant and Grizzlies

Ja Morant recently declared in a TV interview that he is one of the top five point guards in the ...


South Carolina House Adds Firing Squad to Execution Methods

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA - The South Carolina House voted Wednesday to add a firing squad to the state's execution methods ...


Warriors start season-ending homestand vs. Thunder

When the Golden State Warriors saw a run of six home games to close the regular season on their schedule ...


Report: Pistons F Jerami Grant (knee) returning Saturday

Detroit Pistons forward Jerami Grant, who has missed the last four games with a sore right knee, will return to ...


Pacers look for defensive improvement vs. Kings

Usually, 141 points is enough to win an NBA game. But not when you play defense as poorly as the ...


Russell Westbrook, surging Wizards take on Bucks

Russell Westbrook will look to move closer to the NBA career triple-double record when the red-hot Washington Wizards visit the ...


NBA roundup: Tim Hardaway Jr. ties Mavs' record with 10 treys

Tim Hardaway Jr. matched the franchise record with a career-high 10 3-pointers as part of a 36-point effort to help ...


White Sox look to complete two-game sweep of Reds

Injuries have forced the Chicago White Sox to make some unexpected lineup changes, but they're not planning on adjusting any ...


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Columbus police still investigating pepper-spraying of reporters

Who is this person?Nearly a year after Columbus police officers pepper-sprayed journalists covering protests against police brutality, the Columbus Division ...

New wood floor for 2,000-year-old Roman Colosseum

ROME, Italy: In an important step to renovate the Roman Colosseum, a new floor, is to be installed. The Colosseum ...

Coronavirus masks will be required on all transport till September

WASHINGTON D.C.: The American public will need to continue wearing masks when they travel by air, rail and bus.The regulation, ...

Mars helicopter mission enlarged to explore crater

ORLANDO, Florida: NASA's helicopter Ingenuity has proven so successful that it will be allowed to fly 30 days beyond what ...

750 African migrants brought to Italy after rescue at sea

ROME, Italy: Some 750 African migrants were heading to Italian ports on Saturday after being taken from ships on the ...

Rising Chinese swimming star breaks two world junior records

QINGDAO, China, May 4 (Xinhua) -- 15-year-old Yu Yiting (pictured center) renewed the world junior mark in the women's 200m ...

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Salt marsh stretching from Florida to North Carolina to be conserved

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida -- An initiative to conserve a million acres of salt marsh from Northeast Florida to North Carolina ...

Republicans may remove Liz Cheney as House Republican conference chair

WASHINGTON, May 4 (Xinhua) -- U.S. House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy said Tuesday congressional GOP members were concerned about the ...

U.S. 12-year-old earned high school, college degrees during lockdown

SALISBURY, North Carolina: A 12-year-old North Carolina boy spent the Covid lockdown taking classes online and will graduate this month, ...

Clean water, infrastructure are targets of $35B Senate bill

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Senate passed a bill on April 29 to provide $35 billion to upgrade the nation's water ...

Short-handed Pistons host Ja Morant and Grizzlies

Ja Morant recently declared in a TV interview that he is one of the top five point guards in the ...

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Irish carrier Ryanair transported 1 million passengers in April

DUBLIN, Ireland - May 5 (Xinhua/Big News Network) -- Europe's largest budget airline Ryanair on Wednesday reported a monthly growth ...


Break in Australia-China diplomatic relations unnerve ASX

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - A sharp deterioration in China-Australian relations took a toll on Australia's stock market on Thursday.While other ...


First quarter Canadian exports climb more than eight percent

OTTAWA, May 4 (Xinhua) -- Canada's international trade enjoyed a surplus of $1.5 billion Canadian dollars (About $1.2 billion U.S. ...


Ending Covid lockdowns, New York Cuomo says city to reopen July 1

NEW YORK CITY, New York: New York's mayor has announced that the city will "fully reopen" on July 1, after ...


Wall Street has another historical day, but only in relation to Dow

NEW YORK, New York - The Dow Jones hit a new record high on Wednesday while the Nasdaq Composite rebounded ...


Europe to open borders in hopes of renewed summer tourism

BRUSSELS, Belgium: The EU is preparing to reopen its borders to tourism following their sealing their borders as part of ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

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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