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Robot umps to call balls-strikes in Triple-A in 2022

Major League Baseball is expanding its use of robot umpires to call balls and strikes in Triple-A this upcoming season. ...


Spurs' starters making waves in advance of hosting Nets

The San Antonio Spurs have finally been able to put the team they want on the floor in recent games ...


Hornets aim to stay hot vs. Thunder

So many good things have happened for the Charlotte Hornets over the past two weeks as they defeated some of ...


NBA roundup: Nikola Jokic (49-14-10) carries Nuggets to OT win

Nikola Jokic had 49 points, 14 rebounds and 10 assists, Aaron Gordon hit a 3-pointer with 2.2 seconds left in ...


Dejounte Murray's triple-double leads Spurs to rout of Thunder

Dejounte Murray racked up a 23-point, 14-assist, 10-rebound triple double in just three quarters of play to lead a balanced ...


Rondel Walker free throws give OK State win over TCU

Rondel Walker hit a pair of free throws in the closing seconds as joined teammate Avery Anderson III in scoring ...


Bills Target Insider Trading by Members of US Congress

WASHINGTON - An effort to bar members of Congress from buying and selling stock in public companies is gaining momentum ...


Top 25 roundup: Florida State knocks off No. 6 Duke in OT

RayQuan Evans, whose basket forced overtime, hit two free throws with 12.3 seconds left in the extra session as Florida ...


No. 7 Kansas escapes with road win over Oklahoma

Christian Braun scored 15 points, including a 3-pointer in the closing seconds, to lead No. 7 Kansas to a 67-64 ...


Spurs pursue consistency as Thunder roll in

If you're wondering which version of the San Antonio Spurs will show up when they host the hapless Oklahoma City ...


WR Brenden Rice, son of Jerry Rice, transfers to USC

Former Colorado wide receiver Brenden Rice, the son of legendary receiver Jerry Rice, announced Tuesday that he will transfer to ...


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Water main break causes homes to be evacuated in Washington

BELLEVUE, Washington: Fire officials in Bellevue, Washington said two people escaped from a home that partially slid off its foundation ...

American foreign policy largely unchanged under Biden presidency

President Biden and the Democrats were highly critical of President Trump's foreign policy, so it was reasonable to expect that ...

Researchers discover 4,500-year-old highway in Saudi Arabia

AL-ULA, Saudi Arabia: Shedding light on the lives of the ancient inhabitants of Arabia, archaeologists from the University of Western ...

Five family adults jailed for sexually abusing, assaulting their kids

DUBLIN, Ireland - A father and mother who sexually molested their children and permitted them to be raped and abused ...

Number of births in China lowest ever

BEIJING, China: On Monday, statistics showed Mainland China's birth rate has dropped to a record low of 7.52 births per ...

5G cellular could be 'catastrophic' in aviation: US airline officials

CHICAGO, Illinois: According to U.S. airline officials, the introduction of a new 5G service could cause U.S. air traffic to ...

Oklahoma City

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One of world's oldest gorillas put to sleep at Atlanta Zoo

ATLANTA, Georgia: Zoo Atlanta's gorilla, one of the oldest in captivity at 59 years, was euthanized on January 13 due ...

Robot umps to call balls-strikes in Triple-A in 2022

Major League Baseball is expanding its use of robot umpires to call balls and strikes in Triple-A this upcoming season. ...

Spurs' starters making waves in advance of hosting Nets

The San Antonio Spurs have finally been able to put the team they want on the floor in recent games ...

Hornets aim to stay hot vs. Thunder

So many good things have happened for the Charlotte Hornets over the past two weeks as they defeated some of ...

NBA roundup: Nikola Jokic (49-14-10) carries Nuggets to OT win

Nikola Jokic had 49 points, 14 rebounds and 10 assists, Aaron Gordon hit a 3-pointer with 2.2 seconds left in ...

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Dow Jones falls 313 points as U.S. stock markets continue to correct

NEW YORK, Jan. 20 (Xinhua/Big News Network) -- U.S. stocks dropped on Thursday as the recent sell-off continued on Wall ...


Sotheby's asking $4 to $6.8 million for 555.55-carat black diamond

DUBAI, UAE: Auction house Sotheby's Dubai will sell a black 555.55-carat diamond believed to be from outer space, known as ...


At $534 million, Rome's Villa Aurora highest price ever at auction

ROME, Italy: Villa Aurora, a villa for sale in Rome with a starting price of $534 million, was expected to ...


Buyers warm to Asian stocks, major indices advance across the board

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were on the boil on Thursday with the major indices across the region ...


Nepali importers suffer from delayed shipments from China

LISTIKOT, Nepal Traders importing goods from China complain about the delayed shipments by Chinese authorities. The shipments supposed to reach ...


Tesla looks to Mozambique to replace China for minerals

AUSTIN, TEXAS: In a first-of-its-kind deal aimed at reducing its dependence on China for graphite, Tesla is turning to Mozambique ...


Hotel Review

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 ...