Fri, 05 Mar 2021

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 ...

Jazz stars selected last in NBA All-Star draft

Donovan Mitchell and Rudy Gobert of the NBA-leading Utah Jazz were the last two players selected in the draft for ...

Chris Kreider notches hat trick as Rangers beat Devils

Chris Kreider continued his roll by recording a natural hat trick as the visiting New York Rangers recorded a 6-1 ...

Matt Martin leads Islanders past Sabres

Matt Martin produced his first multi-goal game in almost seven years Thursday night for the surging New York Islanders, who ...

Spring training roundup: Pete Alonso's slam powers Mets past Nats

Pete Alonso hit a grand slam in the fifth inning and the New York Mets went on to an 8-4 ...

India at UNSC calls for probe into chemical weapons

New York [US], March 5 (ANI): India on Thursday (local time) called for an objective investigation into the alleged use ...

US Tech Competition With China Draws Bipartisan Support

WASHINGTON - This week a U.S.-government backed commission of technology experts completed a three-year review of the country's artificial intelligence ...

US Police request National Guard to remain at Capitol

Washington [US], March 5 (ANI): Amid the threat of another possible attack at the Capitol, the US Police have requested ...

China moves to overhaul Hong Kong electoral system: Report

Beijing [China], March 4 (ANI): Less than a year after imposing the draconian national Security Law, China on Thursday launched ...

NYCFC's James Sands agrees to five-year extension

New York City FC midfielder James Sands agreed to a five-year contract extension, the club announced Thursday. Financial terms were ...

MLB: Annual Lou Gehrig Day planned for June 2

Major League Baseball announced Thursday that it will hold an annual Lou Gehrig Day starting this season on June 2. ...

Former NFL WR Brandon Marshall hosting alternative 'combine'

Former NFL wide receiver Brandon Marshall found a hole in coverage and decided to fill it himself. Marshall, a retired ...

Spurs looking forward to rematch against Thunder

The surprising San Antonio Spurs look to end the first half of the crazy 2020-21 season on a high note ...

Knicks look to get past ugly loss as Pistons visit

The New York Knicks might get Derrick Rose back for their final game before the All-Star break after all. The ...

UN envoy says peace process in South Sudan remains fragile

New York [US], March 4 (ANI): The outgoing top UN envoy for South Sudan, David Shearer on Wednesday said that ...

Richa Chadha, Ali Fazal announce first production venture

New Delhi [India], March 4 (ANI): Bollywood stars and rumoured couple Richa Chadha and Ali Fazal are collaborating as producers ...

'Friends' reunion to be shot next month: David Schwimmer

Washington [US], March 4 (ANI): American actor David Schwimmer recently revealed some new details regarding the upcoming 'Friends' reunion while ...

Cat in a spat: scrapping Dr Seuss books is not cancel culture

Let's start by putting aside the bugbear that it is even possible to "cancel" children's author Dr Seuss.As Philip Bump ...

Kellen Winslow II receives 14-year prison sentence

Former NFL tight end Kellen Winslow II received a 14-year prison sentence Wednesday in connection with multiple rapes and other ...

Mutineers, Ultra win CDL Major openers

The Florida Mutineers and Toronto Ultra earned lower-bracket wins Wednesday as the Call of Duty League's Stage 1 Major got ...

Reports: Giants release WR Golden Tate

The New York Giants released veteran wide receiver Golden Tate on Wednesday, according to multiple reports. The move was for ...

Jets GM says he will listen to calls on QB Sam Darnold

New York Jets general manager Joe Douglas admitted Wednesday that he is open to listening to trade offers involving quarterback ...

Myanmar Anti-Coup Protests See Their Bloodiest Day Yet

The U.N. special envoy for Myanmar says at least 38 people were killed across the country Wednesday during another day ...

The Infodemic: mRNA Vaccines Aren't Killing People

Fake news about the coronavirus can do real harm. Polygraph.info is spotlighting fact-checks from other reliable sources here.Daily DebunkClaim: The ...

UN Special Envoy condemns "bloodiest day" of Myanmar

New York [US], March 4 (ANI): Condemning Wednesday's firing on the pro-democracy protesters by the Myanmar military, UN Special Envoy ...

Yankees manager Aaron Boone to have pacemaker surgery

New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone was scheduled to receive a pacemaker on Wednesday. He is taking an immediate leave ...

Devils look to keep scoring against Rangers

The New Jersey Devils do not score often, but two of their better offensive displays this season came against the ...

India reiterates support to South Sudan

New York [US], March 3 (ANI): India at the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) reiterated that it will continue with ...

Knicks' Derrick Rose expected back after inconclusive test

New York guard Derrick Rose is expected back for the team's next game after an inconclusive COVID-19 test result forced ...

Astros LHP Framber Valdez out with broken finger

Houston Astros starting pitcher Framber Valdez will be sidelined indefinitely with a fractured left ring finger, general manager James Click ...

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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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