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Blazers out to close homestand on high note vs. Hawks

A favorable 11-game stretch concludes Monday night for the Portland Trail Blazers, and the club didn't take advantage of the ...


Cross-border e-commerce brings opportunities to inland China city

Every day, Yan Xinhua sees off dozens of containers to the port of Tianjin, some 1,200 km away, where the ...


Missing Luka Doncic and Christian Wood, Mavs host Pistons

The absence of its two leading scorers would greatly impact any NBA team. It's especially noticeable when one of those ...


Congress Takes Over National Prayer Breakfast

Washington - The National Prayer Breakfast, one of the most visible and long-standing events that brings religion and politics together ...


NBA roundup: Celtics earn controversial OT win over Lakers

Jaylen Brown scored 37 points and pulled down nine rebounds to help the Boston Celtics avoid a season-worst losing streak ...


Last-second bucket gives No. 22 Saint Mary's rare win at BYU

Aidan Mahaney knocked down a 15-foot turnaround jumper with 0.4 seconds left to give No. 22 Saint Mary's a 57-56 ...


Stanford shuts down Cal to split season series

Maxime Raynaud recorded his second consecutive double-double and Stanford held visiting Cal to its fewest points in the last 38 ...


Without Luka Doncic, Mavs lose again, this time to Jazz

Lauri Markkanen scored 29 points and rookie Walker Kessler amassed his 10th double-double to help the Utah Jazz overcome the ...


Oregon sweeps season series, wins 11th straight game vs. Utah

Jermaine Couisnard's 18 points and a strong defensive effort from led Oregon to a 68-56 win over Utah on Saturday ...


No. 6 Arizona uses pair of second-half runs to down Washington

Azuolas Tubelis collected 25 points and 10 rebounds and Oumar Ballo added 21 and 12, respectively, lifting No. 6 Arizona ...


Report: NWSL preparing to add teams in Boston, SF, Utah

The National Women's Soccer League is in "advanced discussions" with potential ownership groups to bring new franchises to Boston, Utah ...


Damian Lillard looks to maintain hot hand when Blazers host Raptors

Damian Lillard has quite an act to follow when the Portland Trail Blazers host the Toronto Raptors on Saturday night. ...


International

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Insurance paid $313 billion in 2022 for disasters in 2022, says Aon

LONDON, England: Insurance broker Aon has estimated that natural disasters caused global economic losses worth $313 billion in 2022.It added ...

Exec for Juan Valdez coffee sentenced to jail in $900,000 theft

NEW YORK CITY, New York: After being convicted of stealing more than $900,000 from the company, Rosita Joseph, former executive ...

US arms exports rise 49 percent in fiscal 2022

WASHINGTON D.C.: The US State Department has said that in the latest fiscal year, US military equipment exported to foreign ...

Long-awaited return of tourists finally arrives in Macau gambling hub

MACAU CITY, Macau: Over the Lunar New Year holiday, Macau, the world's largest gambling hub, witnessed a resurgence of tourists ...

Senator Josh Hawley will introduce law to ban TikTok throughout US

WASHINGTON D.C.: Republican US Senator Josh Hawley has said that he plans to introduce a bill to ban the use ...

US says lead levels too high in baby food, orders reduction

WASHINGTON D.C.: This week, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) proposed significant limits on levels of lead in processed ...

Salt Lake City

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Hawaii mourns death of last island princess

HONOLULU, Hawaii: The casket bearing Abigail Kinoiki Kekaulike Kawananakoa, long considered the last Hawaiian princess, has gone on public viewing ...

Blazers out to close homestand on high note vs. Hawks

A favorable 11-game stretch concludes Monday night for the Portland Trail Blazers, and the club didn't take advantage of the ...

Missing Luka Doncic and Christian Wood, Mavs host Pistons

The absence of its two leading scorers would greatly impact any NBA team. It's especially noticeable when one of those ...

Congress Takes Over National Prayer Breakfast

Washington - The National Prayer Breakfast, one of the most visible and long-standing events that brings religion and politics together ...

NBA roundup: Celtics earn controversial OT win over Lakers

Jaylen Brown scored 37 points and pulled down nine rebounds to help the Boston Celtics avoid a season-worst losing streak ...

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Business

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Merger talks underway between cigarette makers, Juul e-cigarettes

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Wall Street Journal has reported that e-cigarette maker Juul and three tobacco giants are negotiating potential sale, ...


Tesla pins hopes on new Nevada battery factor to bring down prices

AUSTIN, Texas: Tesla gas announced an investment of more than $3.6 billion to expand its Nevada Gigafactory complex with the ...


Opposition rising to US tax credits for EVs not meeting sourcing rules

WASHINGTON D.C.: US Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee chair Joe Manchin has introduced legislation that imposes battery sourcing requirements ...


Singapore says core inflation up 5.1 percent in December

SINGAPORE: In December, Singapore saw its key consumer price gauge rise 5.1 percent, higher than predicted, official data said. However, ...


Weak 2023, predicts US defense contractor General Dynamics

RESTON, Virginia: Amidst labor and supply shortages, US defense contractor General Dynamics forecasted weak 2023 results, though strong demand for ...


Serta Simmons mattresses seeks bankruptcy protection

ATLANTA, Georgia: In light of its significant debt, the slowing economy and rising interest rates stifling consumer demand, US mattress-maker ...


Hotel Review

Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...