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NBA power rankings: Lakers, Nets (who else?) lead the way

Let's be honest: The race to the 2021-22 NBA championship features just three thoroughbreds, all jockeyed by a decorated superstar ...


Heroic, Team Liquid qualify for Blast Premier Fall Finals

Heroic and Team Liquid punched their tickets to next month's Fall Finals with victories Sunday at the Blast Premier Fall ...


Early Cristian Casseres Jr. goal lifts Red Bulls past NYCFC

Cristian Casseres Jr. scored in the third minute and the host New York Red Bulls continued their playoff push with ...


Banged-up Leafs, Rangers each looking for second straight W

The New York Rangers and the host Toronto Maple Leafs will both be chasing a second consecutive victory on Monday ...


Gene behind unusual form of Cushing's syndrome identified during study

Washington [US], October 17 (ANI): The gene responsible for the development of a food-dependent form of Cushing's Syndrome, a rare ...


Flames look for power-play turnaround vs. Ducks

One game into the season and the Calgary Flames might need to work out some kinks on their penalty kill. ...


After shaky opener, Flyers look for spark vs. Kraken

The Philadelphia Flyers struggled for large portions in their season-opening shootout loss to the Vancouver Canucks on Thursday. But they ...


Maple Leafs G Petr Mrazek (groin) out two weeks

Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender Petr Mrazak is expected to be sidelined two weeks with a groin injury, coach Sheldon Keefe ...


Dutch Open 2021: Defending champ Lakshya Sen loses in men's singles final against Loh Kean Yew

Almere [Netherlands], October 17 (ANI): India's Lakshya Sen, the defending champion and top seed, lost to Loh Kean Yew in ...


CISF nabs 2 passengers with fake travelling documents at Delhi airport

New Delhi [India], October 17 (ANI): The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) surveillance and intelligence staff at Delhi's Indira Gandhi ...


Indian Wells: Peers-Polasek down Russian duo to clinch men's doubles title

California [USA], October 17 (ANI): Australian-Slovakian duo John Peers and Filip Polasek are the Men's Doubles champions at the BNP ...


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Jump in fuel prices to cause large increase in US heating bills

WASHINGTON D.C.: US households can expect heating bills to soar as high as 54 percent, compared with last winter, as ...

Russian population falls by nearly 1 million in past 12 months

MOSCOW, Russia: Demographer Alexei Raksha reports that Russia has experienced its most severe population decline over the past 12 months ...

Pakistan labels Indian threats as 'irresponsible' and 'provocative'

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Pakistan firmly slammed an "irresponsible" and "provocative" statement reportedly made by Indian Home Minister Amit Shah in ...

Bangladesh to move 81,000 Rohingya to island after UN deal

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Bangladesh intends to transfer more than 80,000 Rohingya refugees to a distant island in the Bay of ...

Following fall semester suicides, Univ. North Carolina cancels classes

CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina: Following a second student suicide during the fall semester, the University of North Carolina at Chapel ...

Russia denies claims for return of Japanese islands seized after WWII

MOSCOW, Russia: The Russian government has issued a statement saying it disagreed with the comments of new Japanese Prime Minister ...

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Banged-up Leafs, Rangers each looking for second straight W

The New York Rangers and the host Toronto Maple Leafs will both be chasing a second consecutive victory on Monday ...

Erdogan says US offered to sell F-16s to Turkey in return for investment in F-35 program

Ankara [Turkey], October 17 (ANI/Sputnik): Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday that the United States had offered to ...

Flames look for power-play turnaround vs. Ducks

One game into the season and the Calgary Flames might need to work out some kinks on their penalty kill. ...

CISF nabs 2 passengers with fake travelling documents at Delhi airport

New Delhi [India], October 17 (ANI): The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) surveillance and intelligence staff at Delhi's Indira Gandhi ...

Indian Wells: Peers-Polasek down Russian duo to clinch men's doubles title

California [USA], October 17 (ANI): Australian-Slovakian duo John Peers and Filip Polasek are the Men's Doubles champions at the BNP ...

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Kirk Cousins, Vikings down Panthers in overtime

Kirk Cousins threw 27 yards to K.J. Osborn on the first possession of overtime as the visiting Minnesota Vikings defeated ...


NBA power rankings: Lakers, Nets (who else?) lead the way

Let's be honest: The race to the 2021-22 NBA championship features just three thoroughbreds, all jockeyed by a decorated superstar ...


Avs star Nathan MacKinnon remains in COVID-19 protocol

Colorado Avalanche star Nathan MacKinnon had another positive COVID-19 test Saturday, coach Jared Bednar announced Sunday. The 26-year-old forward will ...


Fentanyl, cocaine involved in former Bruin Jimmy Hayes' death

Former NHL forward Jimmy Hayes, who passed away at age 31 in August, had fentanyl and cocaine in his system ...


Rodgers again leads Packers by Bears

Aaron Rodgers passed for two touchdowns and ran for another, Aaron Jones had 110 yards of total offense and the ...


Chiefs dominate second half to win at Washington

Patrick Mahomes passed for 397 yards and two touchdowns Sunday and the Kansas City Chiefs overcame three turnovers to topple ...


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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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