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Weather, procedures blamed for Southwest Air canceling 1,800 flights

PHOENIX, Arizona: Some 1,800 Southwest Airlines flights were canceled nationwide from Saturday to Sunday.Airlines officials blame the cancellations on weather, ...


Panthers place RB Christian McCaffrey (hamstring) on IR

The Carolina Panthers placed running back Christian McCaffrey on injured reserve Saturday, sidelining him for at least the next three ...


Report: Free agent QB Cam Newton now vaccinated

Veteran quarterback Cam Newton remains unsigned but not unvaccinated, NFL Network reported Saturday. The former league MVP has been out ...


Panthers RB Christian McCaffrey (hamstring) out vs. Vikings

Carolina Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Minnesota Vikings because of a ...


Christian McCaffrey (hamstring) misses practice

Carolina Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey did not practice Thursday, dousing optimism that he'll be able to return this Sunday ...


Hornets sign LiAngelo Ball

The Charlotte Hornets signed swingman LiAngelo Ball on Thursday. Terms were not disclosed, but The Athletic reported he signed a ...


Weekend Preview: Texas Motor Speedway

The NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs point standings have been reset and the eight drivers advancing to the Round of 8 ...


MLS commissioner: 30th team to be announced within 12 months

Major League Soccer still has designs on rounding up to an even 30 clubs. The league's latest expansion team will ...


Scuffling Panthers draw red-hot Vikings defense

The Minnesota Vikings have come to count on their defense early in the season. That might be a message to ...


Eagles get next shot at slowing 44-year-old Tom Brady

Tom Brady is showing no signs of slowing down. In fact, the 44-year-old quarterback is still accomplishing new feats. The ...


Week 6 Game Preview: Panthers vs. Vikings

Will Bryan Game Reset Carolina Panthers (3-2) vs. Minnesota Vikings (2-3) Bank of America Stadium | Charlotte, NC Sunday, Oct. ...


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Bangladesh to move 81,000 Rohingya to island after UN deal

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Bangladesh intends to transfer more than 80,000 Rohingya refugees to a distant island in the Bay of ...

Following fall semester suicides, Univ. North Carolina cancels classes

CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina: Following a second student suicide during the fall semester, the University of North Carolina at Chapel ...

Russia denies claims for return of Japanese islands seized after WWII

MOSCOW, Russia: The Russian government has issued a statement saying it disagreed with the comments of new Japanese Prime Minister ...

China and Iran court Taliban, while IS aims for chaos

On October 8, a terrible blast struck the worshippers attending Friday noon prayers at the Gozar-e-Sayed Abad Mosque in the ...

Massachusetts National Guard deployed to test students for Covid

BOSTON, Massachusetts: Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker has announced that he is deploying up to 200 National Guard members to assist ...

After 6.3 earthquake, Crete reports little damage, no fatalities

ATHENS, Greece: The Greek island of Crete has been hit by a 6.3-magnitude earthquake, just weeks after another quake caused ...

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Following fall semester suicides, Univ. North Carolina cancels classes

CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina: Following a second student suicide during the fall semester, the University of North Carolina at Chapel ...

White House in push to build wind farms in Atlantic, Pacific

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. Secretary of Interior Deborah Haaland has announced that the U.S. government will auction lease agreements for seven ...

Black people 13 times more likely to be prosecuted over crack cocaine

Watching the gigantic logjam on Capitol Hill as Democrats attempt to pass both the infrastructure bill and a multitrillion-dollar social ...

Weather, procedures blamed for Southwest Air canceling 1,800 flights

PHOENIX, Arizona: Some 1,800 Southwest Airlines flights were canceled nationwide from Saturday to Sunday.Airlines officials blame the cancellations on weather, ...

Devin Leary tosses 3 TDs as No. 22 NC State routs Boston College

Devin Leary threw three touchdown passes and No. 22 North Carolina State pulled away in the third quarter in a ...

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Cheap coal makes a comeback in face of rising energy prices

MOSCOW, Russia: With surging natural gas prices leading again to the greater use of coal, TotalEnergies CEO Patrick Pouyanne highlighted ...


Delta variant blamed for 300,000 jump in August unemployment

WASHINGTON D.C.: A recently released report has detailed how the August surge of the Covid Delta variant saw record numbers ...


White House in push to build wind farms in Atlantic, Pacific

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. Secretary of Interior Deborah Haaland has announced that the U.S. government will auction lease agreements for seven ...


Property prices in Ireland increase to 10 year high

DUBLIN, Ireland: Property prices in Ireland are increasing at double digit rates for the first time in a decade.Since August, ...


World stocks on. the boil, Nasdaq rallies 74 points

NEW YORK, New York - Demand for bank stocks and higher-than-expected retail sales bolstered Wall Street on Friday."The economy continues ...


Walgreens to close tenth San Francisco store after shoplifting spree

SAN FRANCISCO, California: Five more Walgreens stores in San Francisco face closures next month because of organized retail theft, which ...


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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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