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New York to allow weddings to begin March 15, some restrictions apply

ALBANY, New York: New York's new coronavirus-period dance rules will allow some dancing at parties. The state said that when ...


Congress considering bill to protect wilderness near Las Vegas

CARSON CITY, Nevada -- More than 2 million acres in southern Nevada would get wilderness protections under a new bill ...


McKesson to have 4 vaccine distribution centers for one-shot vaccine

IRVING, Texas: McKesson Corp began distributing the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine in the United States on Monday. McKesson is ...


Biden press secretary says president seeks probe of NY Gov. Cuomo

WASHINGTON, DC - Following accusations of sexual harassment against New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, White House press secretary Jen Psaki ...


Fauci optimistic about effectiveness of Johnson & Johnson vaccine

WASHINGTON DC: Speaking to reporters on Sunday, Dr. Anthony Fauci said he would not hesitate to be inoculated with the ...


NHL roundup: Flames win game, fire coach

Dillon Dube recorded his first career hat trick and the host Calgary Flames rode a four-goal first period to a ...


NBA roundup: Bucks win thriller over Grizzlies

Jrue Holiday's step-back, baseline jumper with two seconds remaining powered the Milwaukee Bucks to a 112-111 win over the host ...


John Krasinski's 'A Quiet Place 2' gets new release date

Washington [US], March 5 (ANI): Good news for fans of 'A Quiet Place' as they will get to see the ...


Covid-19 accelerates shift towards digitalisation: Infosys

New York [USA], March 5 (ANI): A new report by digital services major Infosys shows that American employees like working ...


OpTic, Guerrillas advance in CDL Stage 1 Major

OpTic Chicago and the Los Angeles Guerrillas powered to sweeps Thursday in the opening round of upper-bracket play at the ...


Julius Randle, Knicks knock off Pistons

Julius Randle regained his All-Star form, finishing with 27 points and 16 rebounds to help the host New York Knicks ...


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Lauren Boebert's anti-transgender speech perpetuates dangerous tropes

FILE In this Jan. 4, 2021, file photo, Rep. Lauren Boebert, R-Colo., center, joins other freshman Republican House members for ...

SCAQMD doesnt want voters to have a say on tax hike on essential businesses

A semi-truck leaves an Amazon Fulfillment in Eastvale on Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020. (Photo by Watchara Phomicinda, The Press-Enterprise-SCNG) ...

Californias ethnic studies curriculum needs another rewrite

FILE This July 25, 1995 file photo shows Mumia Abu-Jamal, convicted in the 1981 murder of Philadelphia police Officer Daniel ...

Everyone is essential

A man walks past a closed business, Wednesday, April 29, 2020, in Chagrin Falls, Ohio. (AP Photo-Tony Dejak) ...

Newsoms school reopening deal puts teachers unions ahead of students

An empty classroom at Redondo Union High School after the campus closed Monday, March 16 to prevent the spread of ...

Ethiopia massacre requires U.S. pressure to remove Eritrean troops

EDITORS NOTE: Graphic content - People gather around the body of a man that witnesses say was shot by security ...

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Disney+ streaming service reports 98 million subscribers

Subscriptions to Walt Disney Company's Disney+ streaming service surpassed initial estimates, primarily owing to adults from households with no children ...

Stock markets in Asia reverse course, dollar continues recovery

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Another spike in bond yields, and oil prices sent shares in Asia sharply lower on Friday, ...

Nevada governor backs plan for private cities owned by high tech

CARSON CITY, Nevada: Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak has proposed allowing technology companies specializing in blockchain technology to develop "Innovation Zones" ...

Bringing in staff, Walmart prepares to open financial services

Walmart has hired two former Goldman Sachs bankers to help run its new and unnamed fintech venture.Walmart hired Omer Ismail, ...

Nasdaq sell-off sparks tumble on Wall Street

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks fell sharply Thursday, spurred on by rising bond yields. "There is a fork ...

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Citing low level of infections, Texas ends Covid restrictions

AUSTIN, Texas: Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced that beginning next week face masks will no longer be needed to be ...


White House sets earlier date for supply to vaccinate all Americans

WASHINGTON D.C.: President Joe Biden says he expects there to be enough vaccinations for all Americans by the end of ...


Truck-SUV crash ends in 13 deaths, vehicle was carrying 25 passengers

HOLTVILLE, California: An overloaded SUV carrying as many as 25 passengers slammed into a semi-truck in California on Monday, killing ...


New York to allow weddings to begin March 15, some restrictions apply

ALBANY, New York: New York's new coronavirus-period dance rules will allow some dancing at parties. The state said that when ...


Repairing roads, bridges to be focus of White House, says officials

WASHINGTON D.C.: Looking beyond the $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill, President Joe Biden and other lawmakers are establishing the foundations ...


Black, brown communities targeted in Covid vaccination campaign

WASHINGTON DC - To boost vaccination rates among minorities, particularly Black and brown Americans, senior Biden administration officials say the ...


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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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