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Jump in fuel prices to cause large increase in US heating bills

WASHINGTON D.C.: US households can expect heating bills to soar as high as 54 percent, compared with last winter, as ...

Russian population falls by nearly 1 million in past 12 months

MOSCOW, Russia: Demographer Alexei Raksha reports that Russia has experienced its most severe population decline over the past 12 months ...

Pakistan labels Indian threats as 'irresponsible' and 'provocative'

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Pakistan firmly slammed an "irresponsible" and "provocative" statement reportedly made by Indian Home Minister Amit Shah in ...

Bangladesh to move 81,000 Rohingya to island after UN deal

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Bangladesh intends to transfer more than 80,000 Rohingya refugees to a distant island in the Bay of ...

Following fall semester suicides, Univ. North Carolina cancels classes

CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina: Following a second student suicide during the fall semester, the University of North Carolina at Chapel ...

Russia denies claims for return of Japanese islands seized after WWII

MOSCOW, Russia: The Russian government has issued a statement saying it disagreed with the comments of new Japanese Prime Minister ...

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Dodgers 3B Justin Turner (neck) not in Game 2 lineup

Justin Turner's streak of 77 consecutive postseason starts for the Los Angeles Dodgers ended Sunday. The veteran third baseman has ...

Kirk Cousins, Vikings down Panthers in overtime

Kirk Cousins threw 27 yards to K.J. Osborn on the first possession of overtime as the visiting Minnesota Vikings defeated ...

NBA power rankings: Lakers, Nets (who else?) lead the way

Let's be honest: The race to the 2021-22 NBA championship features just three thoroughbreds, all jockeyed by a decorated superstar ...

Avs star Nathan MacKinnon remains in COVID-19 protocol

Colorado Avalanche star Nathan MacKinnon had another positive COVID-19 test Saturday, coach Jared Bednar announced Sunday. The 26-year-old forward will ...

Fentanyl, cocaine involved in former Bruin Jimmy Hayes' death

Former NHL forward Jimmy Hayes, who passed away at age 31 in August, had fentanyl and cocaine in his system ...

Rodgers again leads Packers by Bears

Aaron Rodgers passed for two touchdowns and ran for another, Aaron Jones had 110 yards of total offense and the ...