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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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Hayley Wickenheiser, Danielle Goyette lead Leafs development staff

The Toronto Maple Leafs on Monday promoted Hayley Wickenheiser to senior director of player development and hired fellow Hockey Hall ...

Report: Patriots signing OL Alex Redmond

The New England Patriots are signing free agent offensive lineman Alex Redmond, NFL Network reported Monday. The team is also ...

Report: WR Marqise Lee to sign with 49ers

The San Francisco 49ers are signing free-agent wide receiver Marqise Lee after a weekend tryout, NFL Network reported Monday. A ...

Hyderabad Cricket will do best to engage Raman: Azharuddin

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], May 17 (ANI): Former India skipper and Hyderabad Cricket Association (HCA) president Mohammed Azharuddin on Monday said ...

Lamichhane, Akhtar receive first dose of COVID-19 vaccine

New Delhi [India], May 17 (ANI): Former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar and Nepal spinner Sandeep Lamichhane received their first dose ...

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 ...

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