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U.S. to leave Afghanistan in state of war

An Afghan taxi-driver in Vancouver told one of us a decade ago that this day would come. "We defeated the ...

Slowdown in demand causes Iowa counties to turn away more vaccines

DES MOINES, Iowa: As the number of Iowa residents who have been vaccinated against Covid rises, the demand has fallen ...

Fighting lockdown fatigue, Dutch government slowly eases restrictions

THE HAGUE, Netherlands: Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte announced the easing of the country's months-long coronavirus lockdown on Tuesday. A ...

Small chance of blood clots, so Canada's Ontario OKs AstraZeneca

TORONTO, Canada: The province of Ontario, Canada will offer AstraZeneca vaccines to people 40 years and over. This follows a ...

Concerns over Covid causes U.S. to urge not traveling to 80% or world

WASHINGTON D.C.: Citing the need to protect U.S. citizens from contracting the Coronavirus, the U.S. State Department said on April ...

Expect Covid booster after one year, says Pfizer CEO

NEW YORK, New York: Those who have been inoculated against COVID-19 with the Pfizer vaccine will likely need a third ...

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Franchy Cordero, Red Sox try to bounce back vs. Mariners

Playing left field in Fenway Park isn't easy. It would seem Red Sox left fielder Franchy Cordero is still getting ...

Improving Pirates open series against struggling Twins

The Pittsburgh Pirates, who open a series Friday against the Minnesota Twins in Minneapolis, have found some footing despite being ...

Negative mental bubble real issue, not bio-bubble: Anand

By Baidurjo BhoseNew Delhi [India], April 23 (ANI): Life of a professional sportsperson isn't easy and the coronavirus pandemic has ...

Cameron Green earns Cricket Australia central contract

Melbourne [Australia], April 23 (ANI): Cricket Australia (CA) on Friday announced the list of 17 men players who were offered ...

Jacob deGrom, Mets welcome Nationals for three-game series

An unlikely comeback to not only spare Jacob deGrom an undeserved loss but actually earn him the win last Saturday ...

Royals take winning record, good vibes, into series with Tigers

Entering the season, the American League Central race was expected to come down to the Chicago White Sox and the ...