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Browns release four players to clear cap space

The Cleveland Browns terminated the contracts of four players Monday to clear cap space. Cornerback T.J. Carrie joined the Browns ...


Rivera sells Panthers items, raises $30K for charity

Former Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera decided to shed some of the apparel and memorabilia he accumulated in nine years ...


Tragic start to school year in Gauteng with 13 pupils lost

It's been a difficult start to the 2020 school calender for Gauteng, with several pupils dying in various tragic accidents.On ...


All-Star Saturday: Jones works OT to out-dunk Gordon

CHICAGO -- Miami Heat forward Derrick Jones Jr. won a Slam Dunk Contest that required overtime with two extra rounds, ...


International

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Taliban confident of reaching deal with U.S. by end of month

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - The Taliban appeared confident Monday it will sign a peace agreement with the United States by the ...

Renegade Catholic order offered money to abused victim to lie

MILAN - The cardinal's response was not what Yolanda Martinez had expected - or could abide.Her son had been sexually ...

Ring of Fire next front in battle for Indigenous legal orders

The struggle over the mineral deposits in Ontario's Ring of Fire has taken a surprising turn.With all eyes on British ...

Palestinian PM: Trump's Mideast Plan 'Will be Buried'

MUNICH - The Palestinian prime minister lashed out Sunday at U.S. President Donald Trump's proposal to end the Mideast conflict, ...

China Reports Fewer New Cases of Coronavirus

Chinese health officials said Sunday that the number of new cases of the coronavirus has slowed for the third consecutive ...

Iran accuses United States of disinformation campaign

TEHRAN, Iran - Iran on Saturday threw down the gauntlet to the United States, demanding it provide proof to its ...

North Carolina

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Renewed search for nine-year old girl who went missing 20 years ago

It was 20 years ago on Friday that Asha Degree, a shy 9-year-old North Carolina girl, went missing in the ...

NHL notebook: Devils deal Coleman, Greene hours apart

The New Jersey Devils traded 21-goal scorer Blake Coleman to the Tampa Bay Lightning on Sunday in exchange for a ...

BC recovers to fend off N.C. State, 71-68

Jairus Hamilton had two dunks in the final minute and Derryck Thornton finished with 22 points as Boston College recovered ...

Michigan coasts past Indiana for third straight win

Freshman Franz Wagner had 16 points and grabbed eight rebounds as Michigan cruised to an 89-65 victory over Indiana in ...

Hurricanes to host 2021 Stadium Series game

The Carolina Hurricanes will host a 2021 NHL Stadium Series game, the NHL announced Saturday night. The outdoor game will ...

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Stocks in Europe and Britain make solid gains, U.S. markets shut

LONDON, UK - Shares in the UK and Europe were on the rise on Monday, although markets were quiet with ...


Securities and Exchange Board of India to allow fintech products tests

MUMBAI, India - Stock market regulator, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) on Monday decided to allow live ...


Yen and Japanese stocks weaken as economy drops to 6-year low

SYDNEY, Australia - Shares in Japan sank on Monday as the country's economy recorded its slowest quarterly growth in six ...


New York state not to appeal $26 billion telco merger case

NEW YORK, New York - The State of New York will not be appealing the case it jointly pursued with ...


Twenty-two Syrian companies in UAE for Gulfood exhibition

DUBAI, UAE - The 25th Gulfood, which is considered one of the largest food exhibitions in the world has started ...


Pentagon asks Oshkosh Defense to supply Joint Light Tactical Vehicles

OSHKOSH, Wisconsin - Oshkosh Defense, LLC has been awarded a $407.3 million modification to contract to procure Joint Light Tactical ...


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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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