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Small nations dominate rankings of least corrupt countries

WELLINGTON, New Zealand | COPENHAGEN, Denmark - New Zealand and Denmark have jointly been awarded the least corrupt countries in ...


NBA roundup: Williamson scores 22 but loses NBA debut

New Orleans' Zion Williamson scored 22 points in his NBA debut, but LaMarcus Aldridge topped him with 32 points and ...


With No 1 in sight, McIlroy takes long view

Los Angeles - Rory McIlroy can regain golf's world No 1 ranking at Torrey Pines this week, but the Northern ...


Collins pours in 33 as Hawks top Clippers

John Collins scored 33 points, and reserve Brandon Goodwin scored all of his 19 points in the second half to ...


International

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Presidents and royalty attend World Holocaust Forum in Israel

Heads of state and government from dozens of countries arrived in Jerusalem to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation ...

Public health emergency decision over new coronavirus still pending

GENEVA, Switzerland (ANI/Sputnik) - The WHO Emergency Committee held a discussion on Wednesday over concerns about the coronavirus outbreak in ...

Airlines facing competition from sleeper trains

Dutch airline KLM recently launched a new advertising campaign called "Fly Responsibly". Remarkably, it seems to encourage viewers to fly ...

Senate approves impeachment rules after being rebuked by chief justice

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Chief Justice John Roberts, presiding over the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, has told ...

Boeing 737 Max jets to remain grounded for at least another six months

CHICAGO, Illinois - As hundreds of Boeing 737 Max jets remain grounded awaiting approval from aviation regulators, the company said ...

Barbaric attack in Burkina Faso leaves dozens dead

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkino Faso - (ANI/Sputnik): Thirty-six civilians were killed on Monday in an attack on a market in Sanmatenga province, ...

North America

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Foreign investors returning to Brazil

BRASILIA, Brazil - Brazil has shown a marked increase in foreign investment over the last year, pushing it from sixth ...

U.S. Set To Announce New Restrictions On 'Birth Tourism'

The U.S. administration plans to announce new visa restrictions aimed at eliminating so-called "birth tourism" in which pregnant women travel ...

With No 1 in sight, McIlroy takes long view

Los Angeles - Rory McIlroy can regain golf's world No 1 ranking at Torrey Pines this week, but the Northern ...

New Rules Could Bump Emotional-Support Animals From Planes

The days of passengers bringing rabbits, turtles and birds on planes as emotional-support animals could be ending.The U.S. Department of ...

Pak PM mum over Uighurs issue as China is 'good friend'

Bonn [Germany], Jan 23 (ANI): Despite the global outcry over China's treatments of its minorities, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan ...

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Will continue monitoring Bale's injury, says Real Madrid coach Zidane

Leeds [UK], Jan 23 (ANI): Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has confirmed that striker Gareth Bale has met with an ...


Oman cricketer suspended by ICC for breaching anti-corruption rules

Dubai [UAE], Jan 23 (ANI): Oman player Yousef Abdulrahim Al Balushi was on Thursday charged with breaching cricket's anti-corruption rules ...


Thiem survives Bolt's challenge in Australian Open

Melbourne [Australia], Jan 23 (ANI): Austria's Dominic Thiem survived a second-round match in the Australian Open against Alex Bolt on ...


We have young side with match-winners: Harmanpreet Kaur

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 23 (ANI): Ahead of the T20I World Cup in Australia, India women T20I skipper Harmanpreet Kaur ...


Irving should be ready for faceoff with LeBron, Lakers

LeBron James and Kyrie Irving were teammates for three seasons with the Cleveland Cavaliers, with each campaign ending in the ...


Wizards bring road skid into game vs. slumping Cavs

Larry Nance Jr. wasn't putting much stock into the latest setback for the Cleveland Cavaliers, who have lost five in ...


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 ...