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Panthers' Sam Bennett to have hearing with NHL

Florida Panthers center Sam Bennett is scheduled to have a hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety on Monday. ...


Evidence suggests COVID originated from Wuhan lab: Pompeo

Washington [US] May 17 (ANI): The evidence suggests that the coronavirus originated from the lab in Wuhan city of China, ...


'Rafa and I are Next Gen,' says Djokovic

World number one Novak Djokovic took a swipe at all the talk about the younger generation of tennis players, saying ...


NHL roundup: Brayden Point strikes twice as Lightning top Panthers

Brayden Point's second goal of the game with 74 seconds remaining was the winner and Nikita Kucherov tallied two goals ...


Phillies' Joe Girardi, Jean Segura squabble in dugout

Philadelphia Phillies manager Joe Girardi and second baseman Jean Segura exchanged heated words in the dugout in the second inning ...


Elias Lindholm's OT winner lifts Flames past Canucks

Elias Lindholm scored the overtime winner to give the Calgary Flames a 6-5 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Sunday ...


Anthony Edwards, Timberwolves beat Mavericks to wrap season

Anthony Edwards closed his push for NBA Rookie of the Year with 30 points, and the Minnesota Timberwolves dominated the ...


MLB roundup: Ohtani's late homer lifts Angels

Shohei Ohtani's two-run homer off Matt Barnes with two outs in the ninth inning lifted the Los Angeles Angels to ...


1 dead, 4 injured in shooting at Toronto

Toronto [Canada], May 17 (ANI/Sputnik): At least one person was killed in a shooting in Canada's Toronto, while four others ...


FaZe take revenge on Subliners to win CDL Stage 3 Major

The Atlanta FaZe took advantage of a rematch with the New York Subliners and defeated them when it mattered most. ...


Toronto shooting

Toronto [Canada], May 17 (ANI/Sputnik): At least one person was killed in a shooting in Canada's Toronto, while four others ...


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U.S. to boost manufacturing of chips to lessen Chinese influence

WASHINGTON D.C.: In response to the shortage of semiconductor chips, which has temporarily closed some U.S. auto plants, news reports ...

Polish bars celebrate reopening after end of Covid restrictions

WARSAW, Poland: Poles celebrated on the weekend as restaurants and bars opened outdoor dining for the first time in over ...

Taiwan tightens Covid restrictions after infections increase

TAIPEI, Taiwan: Following reports of 180 new Covid infections on May 14, Taiwan tightened restrictions in Taipei and the surrounding ...

South American countries seek to lay Internet cable to Asia

BRASILIA, Brazil: Brazil plans to join a Chile-led project to lay a fiber optic cable connecting South America and Asia, ...

Amazon court win defeats EU drive to tax corporations

BRUSSELS, Belgium: In a setback to competition chief Margrethe Vestager's campaign against preferential deals, Amazon won its fight against an ...

Masks can be removed for vaccinated Americans, says CDC

ATLANTA, Georgia: Americans will no longer need to wear face masks if they are fully vaccinated, the U.S. Centers for ...

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Mexico's Andrea Meza crowned Miss Universe 2021 winner

Washington [US], May 17 (ANI): After a year without the Miss Universe pageant due to the coronavirus pandemic, Andrea Meza ...

House Republicans Elect Pro-Trump Stefanik to Leadership Role

U.S. House Republicans approved Representative Elise Stefanik on Friday for a top leadership spot, sending a powerful message about the ...

US, EU may hold China to account on trade distorting policy

Washington [US], May 17 (ANI): The United States and European Union (EU) on Monday said they can partner to hold ...

Evidence suggests COVID originated from Wuhan lab: Pompeo

Washington [US] May 17 (ANI): The evidence suggests that the coronavirus originated from the lab in Wuhan city of China, ...

China torn between opportunities, potential for chaos

Hong Kong, May 17 (ANI): Beijing is torn between seizing the potential opportunity presented by the United States finally pulling ...

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DE Ryan Kerrigan agrees to one-year deal with Eagles

Former Washington Football Team defensive end Ryan Kerrigan agreed to terms on a one-year contract with the NFC East rival ...


'Recover as fast as you bowl': Rajasthan Royals to Archer

Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], May 17 (ANI): Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Rajasthan Royals on Monday wished a speedy recovery to ...


Report: Bengals signing WR Trent Taylor

The Cincinnati Bengals are signing free agent wide receiver Trent Taylor, NFL Network reported Monday. Taylor, 27, was with the ...


Nets open playoffs as favorites over Lakers, Clippers

With the NBA playoff field nearly finalized, the Brooklyn Nets are the favorites over the Lakers and Clippers. The Nets ...


Texas Tech G Mac McClung to remain in NBA Draft

Texas Tech star guard Mac McClung has elected to forgo his remaining college eligibility and remain in the 2021 NBA ...


Panthers' Sam Bennett to have hearing with NHL

Florida Panthers center Sam Bennett is scheduled to have a hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety on Monday. ...


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