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Wimbledon chief fears 'no more tennis this year'

Wimbledon chief Richard Lewis admitted on Thursday that he feared the remainder of the 2020 tennis season could be wiped ...


After a long day of lockdown, how 'essential' is a drink?

Some countries have banned alcohol, others say liquor shops are essential services, and one top official even suggested a tipple ...


Managing postpartum depression: New moms isolated by coronavirus pandemic

Up to one in five women will develop postpartum depression, a condition that can adversely affect the thoughts, emotions and ...


Cities lead the charge on the coronavirus front lines

How many times have we heard over the past few weeks that we have entered an unprecedented era?The rapid spread ...


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Coronavirus leads to USA jobs bloodbath

A staggering 10 million US workers have lost their jobs in the second half of March as the coronavirus forced ...

NASCAR industry joins race to help COVID-19 caregivers

The interruption to the 2020 NASCAR season due to the COVID-19 pandemic has been understandably disappointing and disconcerting for racers, ...

Number of Covid-19 deaths passes 50,000

The global death toll from the coronavirus pandemic topped 50,000 on Thursday.The number of deaths continued to soar in Italy, ...

Shortage of ventilators hits stricken New York

NEW YORK - New York's governor said Thursday that his state has enough ventilators to last about a week, as ...

Candidates for November elections in U.S. struggle forced to adapt

WASHINGTON - The congressional district Lindsey Boylan is running to represent is eerily quiet.New York's 10th Congressional District takes in ...

Fresh outbreak of Covid-19 in Chinese province

As the ruling Chinese Communist Party increasingly claims victory over the coronavirus epidemic in mainland China, residents of the central ...

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Number of Covid-19 deaths passes 50,000

The global death toll from the coronavirus pandemic topped 50,000 on Thursday.The number of deaths continued to soar in Italy, ...

U.S. coronavirus death toll increased to 3,415

Washington [US], April 01 (Sputnik/ANI): The death toll from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in the United States has increased to ...

U.S. accepts help from Russia in fight against coronavirus

Moscow has the biological strains that Washington needs to create a vaccine against its 2020's uninvited guest.U.S. President Donald Trump ...

Worldwide cases of Covid-19 approaching 800,000

WASHINGTON, DC - As the cases of coronavirus worldwide approaches 800,000, deaths in the United States have now passed 3,700.The ...

U.S. government may take equity in airlines

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. airlines set to receive $25 billion in an initial tranche from the Federal Government may not ...

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NFL working on two options on how to go about draft

As the NFL maintains its plan to hold the draft April 23-25, the originally scheduled dates, the league reportedly issued ...


Wimbledon set to be cancelled for first time since WWII

Wimbledon looks certain to be scrapped for the first time since World War II by tournament chiefs on Wednesday as ...


'Petrified' Cresswell says football can wait

West Ham United defender Aaron Cresswell doesn't want the Premier League to be pressured into resuming as he admits he ...


Global virus cases top a million as Spain, Britain see record deaths

Washington - Confirmed coronavirus cases around the world topped one million on Thursday and the number of deaths soared past ...


Coronavirus forces cancellation of Senior PGA Championship

Next month's Senior PGA Championship joined the lengthy list of golf events to be hit by the coronavirus pandemic as ...


Cummins in 'holding pattern' as IPL season in doubt

Australia's leading fast bowler Pat Cummins said Covid-19 lockdowns would make it "tight" for the big-money Indian Premier League (IPL) ...


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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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