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Mavericks C Powell out for season with torn Achilles

Dallas Mavericks starting center Dwight Powell will miss the rest of the season after rupturing his right Achilles tendon during ...


Mavericks C Powell suffers 'severe' Achilles injury

Dallas Mavericks starting center Dwight Powell suffered a "severe" right Achilles injury during Tuesday night's 110-107 home loss to the ...


Facts and trivia | WWE's Royal Rumble

Cape Town - This weekend sees the return of WWE's Royal Rumble, one of the so called "big-four" events and ...


Louisville open housing pioneer Charlotte Wade dies

Louisville open housing pioneer Charlotte Wade dies - News WDRB ...


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Queen Elizabeth grants Royal Assent to Brexit Bill

LONDON, UK - Britain Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit bill finally became law after receiving royal assent from Queen Elizabeth ...

District of Columbia goes after Trump, files lawsuit

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump's inaugural committee spent more than $1 million to book a ballroom at the ...

Tragic Australian bushfires claim lives of U.S. firefighters

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Flags will be flown at half mast throughout New South Wales in Australia on Friday, following ...

Presidents and royalty attend World Holocaust Forum in Israel

Heads of state and government from dozens of countries arrived in Jerusalem to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation ...

Public health emergency decision over new coronavirus still pending

GENEVA, Switzerland (ANI/Sputnik) - The WHO Emergency Committee held a discussion on Wednesday over concerns about the coronavirus outbreak in ...

Airlines facing competition from sleeper trains

Dutch airline KLM recently launched a new advertising campaign called "Fly Responsibly". Remarkably, it seems to encourage viewers to fly ...

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Top 25 roundup: Indiana pulls off upset over No. 11 Michigan St.

Center Joey Brunk and guard Al Durham made big baskets down the stretch Thursday night, lifting host Indiana to a ...

Michigan looks to avenge loss to No. 21 Illinois

Not long ago, the Michigan Wolverines were ranked in the Top 10 in the country. Suddenly, they find themselves near ...

No. 22 Arizona ready for another bout with ASU

Rivals No. 22 Arizona and Arizona State have met in back-to-back Pac-12 games. They have bookended the conference season. But ...

No. 6 Louisville hopes to stay hot against Clemson

Louisville will honor members of the school's 1975 Final Four team at halftime of Saturday's home game against Clemson at ...

Indiana uses clutch shots to upset No. 11 Michigan St.

Center Joey Brunk and guard Al Durham made big baskets down the stretch Thursday night, lifting Indiana to a 67-63 ...

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Chinese stocks sink as investors panic over spreading virus

SYDNEY, Australia - Shares in China dropped sharply on Friday as two populous cities in the country went into lockdown ...


Queen Elizabeth grants Royal Assent to Brexit Bill

LONDON, UK - Britain Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit bill finally became law after receiving royal assent from Queen Elizabeth ...


Nasdaq and S&P 500 make modest gains, Dow Jones index slips

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Thursday with the Nasdaq and Standard and Poor's 500 making ...


Huanggang locks down over coronovirus threat

BEIJING, China - The authorities in Huanggang city in China have imposed a quarantine lockdown in a bid to stop ...


Small nations dominate rankings of least corrupt countries

WELLINGTON, New Zealand | COPENHAGEN, Denmark - New Zealand and Denmark have jointly been awarded the least corrupt countries in ...


Airlines facing competition from sleeper trains

Dutch airline KLM recently launched a new advertising campaign called "Fly Responsibly". Remarkably, it seems to encourage viewers to fly ...


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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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