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Ugandan mother delivers in sky: Gives baby doctor's name

TORONTO, Canada - A Bangladeshi-Canadian doctor assisted a Ugandan woman to deliver a baby on an overnight flight in December ...


All foreigners are safe in Pakistan: Interior Minister

OTTAWA, Canada - The Canadian government issued a new travel advisory for Pakistan on Monday, advising citizens to "exercise a ...


U-19 World Cup: England open campaign with convincing victory over defending champions Bangladesh

Georgetown [Guyana], January 17 (ANI): Bangladesh's defence of their ICC Under 19 World Cup title got off to a poor ...


Uneven Penguins wrap up long trip at Golden Knights

The Pittsburgh Penguins conclude their longest road trip of the season on Monday night when they face the Pacific Division-leading ...


Toronto FC's 'GoalMachine' wins eMLS League Series One

Representing Toronto FC in his eMLS debut, Nawid "GoalMachine" Noorzai captured the eMLS League Series One title Sunday afternoon with ...


Depleted Blues hope to bounce back vs. Predators

The St. Louis Blues could move closer to full strength when they host the Nashville Predators on Monday night. The ...


Bottom-feeding Isles face struggling division rival Flyers

The Philadelphia Flyers and New York Islanders are separated by just five points at the bottom of the Metropolitan Division. ...


Raptors, Heat meet for first time since Kyle Lowry deal

The Miami Heat and Toronto Raptors, who made a major trade in August, will meet for the first time this ...


High-flying scorers lead Bucks, Hawks into MLK Day game

Two of the NBA's top scorers will be in the spotlight Monday when the Atlanta Hawks host the Milwaukee Bucks ...


Canucks down Capitals to end three-game skid

Elias Pettersson scored twice as the Vancouver Canucks snapped a three-game losing streak with a 4-2 victory against the host ...


Habs get Josh Anderson back as they face Coyotes

Not much has gone the way of the Montreal Canadiens this season, but they should get a major piece back ...


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Australians rejoice in potential death of Djokovic's sporting career

Not since the 1936 Olympics in Berlin has a government tried to prevent an athlete from competing in a sporting ...

French government's Covid policies cause teachers to strike

PARIS, France: French teachers have begun a nationwide strike organized by teachers unions to protest against class disruptions caused by ...

Great excitement in Tokyo over newborn twin pandas

TOKYO, Japan: Twin panda cubs have made their first public appearance before devoted fans at Ueno Zoo in Tokyo. However, ...

After 5,000 cranes die from bird flu, Israel acts to stop virus

TEL AVIV, Israel: An avian influenza upsurge has claimed the lives of over 5,000 cranes in Israel, resulting in the ...

Poland joins other EU countries with 100,000 Covid-related deaths

WARSAW, Poland: Poland has emerged as the most recent country in Europe to have reported 100,000 fatalities linked to COVID-19, ...

Britain warns MPs of Chinese agent seeking contacts in Parliament

LONDON, England: A rare warning by the UK's MI5 intelligence agency has revealed that a Chinese agent, Christine Ching Kui ...

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Some Arizona and Florida Republicans stand by 2020 election results

As ongoing threats by Trump loyalists to subvert elections have dominated the political news, other Republicans in two key states-Florida ...

U-19 World Cup: England open campaign with convincing victory over defending champions Bangladesh

Georgetown [Guyana], January 17 (ANI): Bangladesh's defence of their ICC Under 19 World Cup title got off to a poor ...

Bronx Fire Victims' Funeral Draws Huge Outpouring of Grief

NEW YORK - The caskets were brought one by one - all 15 of them - on a frigid winter ...

Pioneering Tuskegee Airman Charles Mcgee Dies at 102

Retired Brigadier General Charles McGee, part of the pioneering all-Black Tuskegee Airmen during World War II and one of its ...

Ex-President Poroshenko to Return to Ukraine to Face Treason Charges

WARSAW - Former Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says he is returning to Ukraine to fight treason charges - even though ...

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Texas lands Alabama transfer TE Jahleel Billingsley

Former Alabama tight end Jahleel Billingsley announced on Instagram on Sunday that he will transfer to Texas. A former four-star ...


U-19 World Cup: England open campaign with convincing victory over defending champions Bangladesh

Georgetown [Guyana], January 17 (ANI): Bangladesh's defence of their ICC Under 19 World Cup title got off to a poor ...


Premier League: Liverpool ease past Brentford, Harrison hat-trick helps Leeds beat West Ham

London [UK], January 17 (ANI): Liverpool kept the pressure on Premier League leaders Manchester City with a 3-0 victory over ...


Christian Wood hits 20th double-double as Rockets top Kings

Christian Wood posted his 20th double-double of the season and Eric Gordon converted a teammate's timely offensive rebound into a ...


Uneven Penguins wrap up long trip at Golden Knights

The Pittsburgh Penguins conclude their longest road trip of the season on Monday night when they face the Pacific Division-leading ...


Suns put road winning streak on line vs. Spurs

The Phoenix Suns will look for their fourth straight win to start their five-game trip when they visit the San ...


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