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Stephen Curry aims to pace Warriors past sputtering Thunder

Stephen Curry doesn't wow Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr much anymore. "I've been watching this stuff for a decade," ...


NBA roundup: Celtics clip Blazers for 4th straight win

Jayson Tatum recorded 32 points, nine rebounds and five assists to lead the Boston Celtics to a 116-115 victory over ...


Shorthanded Jazz hand Thunder 7th straight setback

Bojan Bogdanovic scored 23 points, Donovan Mitchell added 22 and the shorthanded Utah Jazz bounced back from a rough first ...


Wizards look to clinch winning trip vs. Kings

The Washington Wizards will attempt to complete one of the most successful trips in their recent history when they visit ...


Nuggets' odds plummet without Jamal Murray

The Denver Nuggets have lost Jamal Murray to a season-ending knee injury, and likely any real hopes of winning the ...


Heat gaining momentum before meeting red-hot Suns

Fresh off shutting down Damian Lillard in one of their best defensive performances of the season, the Miami Heat will ...


Jazz seek bounce-back performance on defense against Thunder

Everything was going well for the Utah Jazz on Monday night, which it usually does when they're playing at home, ...


NBA roundup: Stephen Curry (53) makes Warriors history in win

Stephen Curry became the all-time leading scorer in Golden State Warriors history with the ninth 50-point game of his career, ...


Wizards stun Jazz, end Utah's 24-game home winning streak

Bradley Beal scored 34 points, Russell Westbrook compiled his NBA-leading 23rd triple-double of the season and the Washington Wizards overcame ...


Las Vegas Pushes to Become First City to Ban Ornamental Grass

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - A desert city built on a reputation for excess and indulgence wants to become a model ...


A Historical Look at the Chiefs' Sixth-Round Draft Picks

The 2021 NFL Draft is almost here  Matt McMullen A system called the "common draft" was implemented for the AFL ...


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U. of Kentucky program for 36 students sends 500,000 acceptances

LEXINGTON, Kentucky: A "technical issue" resulted in 500,000 high school students receiving acceptance notices to the University of Kentucky.The acceptance ...

Vaccine supply will be greater than demand, says former FDA official

NEW YORK, New York: The United States' vaccine supply will soon be greater than the nation's demand. That was the ...

China's Sinovac vaccine found to be 50% effective

BEIJING, China: China's top disease control official says the country's coronavirus vaccine has a low rate of effectiveness and the ...

20 years after invading, U.S. to withdraw from Afghanistan

WASHINGTON, DC - All U.S. troops in Afghanistan will be withdrawn by September 11 - the 20th anniversary of the ...

Confrontation looms as Ethiopian Nile dam threatens Egypt, Sudan

CAIRO, Egypt: Egypt and Sudan have refused to discuss an offer by Ethiopia to share data on waters being held ...

French company's proposal to cost $400 million to rebuild Beirut port

PARIS, France: A French container company says it will rebuild the destroyed Beirut port within three years. CMA CGM group ...

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Hwy 1 at world famous Big Sur to reopen after landslide

BIG SUR, California: Following a two month closure of California's famed Highway 1 along scenic Big Sur, the roadway is ...

LAFC open as MLS Cup favorites

Los Angeles FC is opening the 2021 season favored to win the club's first MLS Cup title. LAFC has been ...

Stephen Curry aims to pace Warriors past sputtering Thunder

Stephen Curry doesn't wow Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr much anymore. "I've been watching this stuff for a decade," ...

NBA roundup: Celtics clip Blazers for 4th straight win

Jayson Tatum recorded 32 points, nine rebounds and five assists to lead the Boston Celtics to a 116-115 victory over ...

Shorthanded Jazz hand Thunder 7th straight setback

Bojan Bogdanovic scored 23 points, Donovan Mitchell added 22 and the shorthanded Utah Jazz bounced back from a rough first ...

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In backlash against Big Tech, Senator seeks to end purchases, mergers

WASHINGTON D.C.: Cracking the whip against Big Tech, including the five largest U.S. tech companies, Republican U.S. Senator Josh Hawley ...


Dow breaks new record before settling back, major indices close mixed

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks had a volatile day Wednesday. The Dow Jones industrials index hit a new ...


China begins push to crack down on anti-competitive companies

BEIJING, China: China's competition watchdog, the State Administration for Market Regulation (SAMR), plans to add more staff and resources as ...


Most Asian markets pick up gains Wednesday, U.S. dollar pounded

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were on the mend on Wednesday in mainland China, Hong Kong and Australia, ...


Piaget, with strong online sales, to open more retail stores in 2021

GENEVA, Switzerland: Piaget, the luxury watch brand from Switzerland, will be opening more stores in 2021, especially in the Middle ...


Wall Street divided, as greenback corrects

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Tuesday with the Dow Jones losing ground, while the Standard ...


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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 ...

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