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$172 million defense department job goes to Hunstville, Alabama plant

SAN DIEGO, California - A subsidiary of Cubic Corporation, GATR Technologies, of Huntsville, Alabama, has been awarded a $172 million ...


Raptors' McCaw leaving bubble for knee treatment

Toronto Raptors forward Patrick McCaw will be leaving the NBA bubble to seek treatment for a benign mass on the ...


Day of Radio Silence in Guinea-Bissau Protests Attack on Station

BISSAU, GUINEA-BISSAU  - Most radio stations in Guinea-Bissau fell silent for 24 hours on Thursday to show solidarity after a ...


8 simple strategies to fuel your body during a pandemic

People eat for many reasons - pleasure, emotional release, boredom or to connect with others. And then there is eating ...


Why New York is suing the NRA: 4 questions answered

Editor's note: New York state Attorney General Letitia James is suing the National Rifle Association and four of its current ...


Rays look to get on track vs. rival Yankees

Going into the originally scheduled 162-game season, the Tampa Bay Rays were viewed as a potent challenger to the New ...


Marlins look to keep stunning start going vs. Mets

A lot has happened to the Miami Marlins and New York Mets in the first two weeks of perhaps the ...


With skid broken, Royals look for more vs. Twins

There is no "normal" to the 2020 MLB season. But right-hander Jakob Junis of the Royals feels like things are ...


Anti-India protest by Khalistanis fails at Times Square

New York [USA], Aug 7 (ANI): Pakistan's attempts to disrupt the celebrations of the construction of Lord Ram Temple in ...


Phillies' Velasquez looks to get groove back vs. Braves

A struggling veteran and a highly valued rookie trying to find his way square off on Friday when the Philadelphia ...


Bucks break NBA 2K League scoring mark, seal playoff bid

Bucks Gaming set the NBA 2K League's single-game scoring record and clinched a playoff berth Thursday with a 2-0 sweep ...


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Preparedness for nuclear attack or event at lowest point since 1945

It is important to mark the solemn 75th anniversary of the first and only use of atomic weapons against cities ...

Opinion: Pompeo's dirty "clean network"

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks during a press briefing in Washington D.C., the United States, on March 5, ...

Biden's mental ability a campaign issue that can't be ignored- Devine

He might be riding high in the polls, but Joe Biden's mental acuity increasingly is an issue in the election ...

Readers React- San Diego's Ash Street fiasco needs thorough investigation

The lack of oversight on this expenditure is difficult to fathom ...

Editorial- Donald Trump should stop trying to sabotage the 2020 census

Speeding up the count during a pandemic is a horrible idea ...

Editorial- Pandemic relief can't wait. Congress, White House need to get a deal done now.

Tens of millions of struggling Americans need Republicans and Democrats to compromise ...

Business

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Asian markets topple over after Trump gets stuck into China again

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia tanked on Friday as the U.S. took a big stick to China again, banning ...

Siege at bank in northern France ends

A gunman with psychiatric problems took six people hostage at a bank in Le Havre, northern France, before giving himself ...

Chinese app plans half billion-dollar investment in Ireland

DUBLIN, Ireland - While its future on the other side of the Atlantic, and in the Pacific, is up in ...

China's Shanghai Composite completes 4th day of gains

SYDNEY, Australia - Chinese mainland shares rose for the fifth day in a row on Thursday.The Australian market also advanced. ...

SEARCA to get behind regional coconut industry

LOS BANOS, Laguna, Aug 6 (PIA) --The Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA) is ...

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Beirut explosion may be turning point for Lebanon

ROME - Numbness and shock at first - now fury. The massive blast at Beirut's port Tuesday night that wrecked ...


Collision between truck and Land Cruiser claims life of Tajik singer

DUSHANBE - Hundreds of fans have come to bid farewell to one of Tajikistan's most popular singers, Bahrom Ghafuri, who ...


Preparedness for nuclear attack or event at lowest point since 1945

It is important to mark the solemn 75th anniversary of the first and only use of atomic weapons against cities ...


U.S. Senate moves to restrict TikTok downloads by federal employees

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States Senate on Thursday unanimously passed a bill banning the Chinese-owned video-sharing app TikTok on ...


Isreeli empathy for Lebanon draws fire from within

BEIRUT, Lebanon - The Lebanese cabinet has ordered port officials who had roles in storing or guarding highly explosive materials ...


Pompeo calls TikiTok, WeChat, and other apps, 'significant threats'

WASHINGTON, DC - The Trump administration said on Wednesday it was stepping up efforts to purge "untrusted" Chinese apps from ...


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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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