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What is the metaverse, and what can we do there?

You've likely heard recently how the metaverse will usher in a new era of digital connectivity, virtual reality (VR) experiences ...


Crafty southpaw takes on rookie in Mariners-A's opener

After Marco Gonzales stymied the Toronto Blue Jays last week, allowing one run in six innings, Seattle Mariners manager Scott ...


Save Max celebrates its 12th annual awards night in grand style

Gurugram (Haryana) [India], May 23 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Save Max International held its Annual Awards Night in a star-studded glamourous event ...


Cardinals kick off short set vs. Jays after first sweep

The St. Louis Cardinals hope they have saved some runs for the opener of a two-game set with the Toronto ...


Olivia Rodrigo celebrates anniversary of debut album 'Sour' with a heartfelt note on Instagram

New Delhi [India], May 23 (ANI): Olivia Rodrigo, fresh from the massive success of her debut album 'Sour', took to ...


More US-supplied weapons destroyed in Ukraine Russia

The Russian military says it's destroyed a battery of American M777 howitzers supplied to UkraineA Russian artillery strike has destroyed ...


No Monkeypox case reported in Mumbai so far: BMC

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 23 (ANI): No case of Monkeypox has been reported in Mumbai so far, Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation ...


After winning road trip, Reds to host Cubs

The Cincinnati Reds return home after their first winning road trip of the season, while the Chicago Cubs begin a ...


Lightning go for series sweep over NHL-best Panthers

The Tampa Bay Lightning can return to the Eastern Conference Finals for a third straight season with a victory against ...


NHL roundup: Nikita Kucherov, Lightning push Panthers to brink

Nikita Kucherov had a goal and three assists to help the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the visiting Florida Panthers 5-1 ...


MLB roundup: Manny Machado, Padres torch Giants to complete sweep

Manny Machado had four extra-base hits in a game for the first time in his career and rookie left-hander MacKenzie ...


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US House Speaker Pelosi banned from communion over abortion views

SAN FRANCISCO, California: In a letter released this week, the archbishop of San Francisco, Salvatore Cordileone, said U.S. House Speaker ...

Tornado hits western German city; dozens injured, 2 dead

BERLIN, Germany: At least 43 people were injured after a tornado struck the western German city of Paderborn on May ...

American arrested, Chinese officials charged with spying in US

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Department of Justice has said that an American citizen and four Chinese intelligence officers have been charged ...

To help US businesses, 35,000 foreign workers to be taken in

WASHINGTON D.C.: Due to the inability of businesses to hire enough workers, the U.S. has announced that it will grant ...

US Senate to vote on resolution urging probe of beef price fixing

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. senators Elizabeth Warren and Mike Rounds have introduced a bipartisan resolution requesting the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) ...

Strain of Ukraine war causes Russian defense spending to increase 40%

MOSCOW, Russia: According to preliminary data released by the finance ministry this week, almost three months after Moscow's invasion of ...

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China: What will UNHCR Chief's visit to Xinjiang achieve?

Beijing [China], May 23 (ANI): The United States has said it was "deeply concerned" about United Nations High Commissioner for ...

Iran Vows Revenge Over Killing of Guard Member in Tehran

Iran's hardline president vowed revenge on Monday over the killing of a senior Revolutionary Guard member gunned down in the ...

Where was the world's first zoo?

Curious Kids is a series for children of all ages. If you have a question you'd like an expert to ...

When is a species really extinct?

As the saying goes: "extinction is forever." The list of extinct animals, like Steller's sea cow, the Tasmanian wolf and ...

Here's why Dutch cities are good for climate

New Delhi [India], May 23 (ANI/ATK): Cities all around the world are some of the most densely populated places. By ...

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Colts add QB Nick Foles on 2-year deal

The Indianapolis Colts are adding quarterback Nick Foles with a two-year contract, NFL Network reported Monday. The move reunites Foles ...


Report: Security boosted as Nazem Kadri reportedly threatened

The NHL asked police in St. Louis to ramp up security at the Avalanche's team hotel and the Blues' arena ...


Heat G Tyler Herro (groin) ruled out for Game 4

Miami Heat guard Tyler Herro has been ruled out of Monday night's Game 4 against the Boston Celtics with a ...


Sarandeep Singh feels Umran Malik can do wonders in T20I series against SA

By Vipul KashyapNew Delhi, [India], May 23 (ANI): Former Indian team selector Sarandeep Singh said on Monday he was surprised ...


Jaguars RB Travis Etienne (foot) cleared for OTAs

Jacksonville Jaguars running back Travis Etienne has been cleared for all practice activities and will take part in offseason workouts ...


Lightning F Brandon Hagel fined $3,750 for boarding

Tampa Bay Lightning forward Brandon Hagel was fined $3,750 Monday for boarding the Florida Panthers' Eetu Luostarinen. It was the ...


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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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