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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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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 ...

EXCLUSIVE | Brian McMillan chats to Sport24

In an exclusive interview, ex-Proteas all-rounder BRIAN MCMILLAN talks about the current state of SA cricket, whether he's in favour ...

'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 ...

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