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Serious housing shortage seen as new housing starts surge

WASHINGTON D.C.: Construction of new homes in the United States reached 1.74 million in March, which was a 19 percent ...


Clippers look to continue success against Blazers

The Los Angeles Clippers aim to continue their recent dominance over Portland when they visit the Trail Blazers on Tuesday ...


Julius Randle and streaking Knicks host Hornets

Julius Randle has become a relatively new go-to player, and yet his contributions have made the New York Knicks a ...


Cape Town wildfire contained, says City of Cape Town

The City of Cape Town's Disaster Risk Management teams says the runaway veldfire on Table Mountain is currently contained.However, they ...


NBA roundup: Bam Adebayo hits buzzer-beater as Heat top Nets

Bam Adebayo's step-back, 13-foot jumper from the baseline at the buzzer lifted the Miami Heat to a 109-107 victory at ...


Hornets snap 4-game skid with win over Blazers

Terry Rozier scored 34 points to help the Charlotte Hornets snap a four-game losing streak in a 109-101 victory against ...


Hornets snap four-game skid with win over Trail Blazers

Terry Rozier scored 34 points to help the Charlotte Hornets snap a four-game losing streak in a 109-101 victory against ...


UCT evacuates students as runaway veldfire rages on

The City of Cape Town's Fire and Rescue Services is battling a runaway fire at Rhodes Memorial, which has reached ...


Nearly 700 Patients Evacuated in Johannesburg Hospital Fire

JOHANNESBURG - Nearly 700 patients were evacuated Saturday from Johannesburg's Charlotte Maxeke Hospital, where a fire blazed through parts of ...


NC pastor, Southern Baptist Convention push COVID vaccine while facing criticism

NC pastor, Southern Baptist Convention push COVID vaccine while facing criticism wpde.com ...


Homes selling faster and at higher prices in Triangle, Charlotte despite pandemic

Homes selling faster and at higher prices in Triangle, Charlotte despite pandemic WRAL Tech Wire ...


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Public backlash follows Oregon plan to continue Covid restrictions

PORTLAND, Oregon: The state of Oregon is moving in the opposite direction of much of America, as it seeks to ...

China tightens control of Hong Kong, jails protest leaders

HONG KONG: As part of China's campaign to curtail freedoms in Hong Kong, leaders in the protests against China have ...

Crowd at Vatican as Pope returns to Sunday greetings

VATICAN CITY - Following the one-year lockdown, Pope Francis greeted Catholics in St. Peter's Square for his traditional Sunday noon ...

Coronavirus rates at record high among 19 and younger in Michigan

ATLANTA, Georgia: As Covid-19 cases again increase in states such as Michigan and Minnesota, officials have voiced concern about children ...

Canadian court upholds agreement with U.S. on refusing asylum seekers

OTTAWA, Canada: A Canadian appeals court has upheld a Canada-U.S. agreement to turn back asylum seekers.The ruling overturned a Canadian ...

Disneyland set to re-start operations, Covid precautions in place

BURBANK, California: Disneyland is set to reopen on April 30 and tickets are now being sold for the first time ...

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Public backlash follows Oregon plan to continue Covid restrictions

PORTLAND, Oregon: The state of Oregon is moving in the opposite direction of much of America, as it seeks to ...

Serious housing shortage seen as new housing starts surge

WASHINGTON D.C.: Construction of new homes in the United States reached 1.74 million in March, which was a 19 percent ...

Reports: UNC Greensboro to hire Mike Jones from Radford

UNC Greensboro is set to hire Mike Jones as its next basketball coach, multiple outlets reported Monday. Jones would replace ...

Can bad weather really cause headaches?

We all know somebody who claims they can predict the weather with their body. Whether it's your arthritic relative who ...

Priyanka Chopra reacts to Bahrani subjected to racist taunt

Washington [US], April 19 (ANI): Iranian-American director-writer Ramin Bahrani, who is nominated for Best Adapted Screenplay for the Netflix film ...

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U.S. stocks lose ground as profit-takers move in

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were sold off Monday, a surprising break in what has been a relentless ...


Fewer than 200,000 businesses failed during lockdown, says Fed

WASHINGTON D.C.: Federal Reserve research indicates that fewer than 200,000 businesses in the United States may have failed during the ...


After Brexit, Ireland-Northern Ireland trade jumps in value

DUBLIN, Ireland: Cross-border trade between Ireland and Northern Ireland has greatly increased, in some cases doubling since the start of ...


Mixed performances on Asian stock markets Monday, U.S. dollar steadies

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia had an interesting start to the week with shares in Japan and Australia ...


May 3 bullfight in Spain to raise funds for jobless bullfighters

MADRID, Spain: The first bullfight in over one year is to be held in Spain on May 3 to raise ...


Serious housing shortage seen as new housing starts surge

WASHINGTON D.C.: Construction of new homes in the United States reached 1.74 million in March, which was a 19 percent ...


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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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