Wed, 17 Aug 2022

California seeks $1.4 billion to keep nuclear plant open

SACRAMENTO, California: California Governor Gavin Newsom is proposing to give a $1.4 billion government loan to extend the life of ...

US ends Covid restrictions, cites 95% have vaccines or immunity

NEW YORK CITY, New York: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention relaxed its COVID-19 guidelines last week, driven by ...

NFL roundup: Jets' Mekhi Becton on IR, 49ers release Robert Nkemdiche

The New York Jets placed offensive tackle Mekhi Becton on injured reserve Tuesday, one of five roster moves to reduce ...

Top seed Aces set sights on resilient Mercury in first round

Virtually everything has gone according to plan for the Las Vegas Aces, and virtually nothing has gone according to plan ...

WNBA viewership on ESPN, ABC sets multiple high marks

The WNBA, which just concluded its 26th regular season, enjoyed some record-high viewership on primary television partner ESPN in 2022. ...

Sky poised to begin title defense against Liberty

It's not the way the Chicago Sky wanted to go into the WNBA playoffs, but they proved last year they ...

Athletics call up prospect Shea Langeliers

The Oakland Athletics called up catching prospect Shea Langeliers on Tuesday. Langeliers was the ninth overall pick of the 2019 ...

Reports: Saints RB Alvin Kamara could play Week 1

While the NFL weighs possible discipline related to assault charges, New Orleans Saints running back Alvin Kamara could be available ...

Jennifer Lopez, Ben Affleck to throw three-day wedding following Las Vegas ceremony

Washington [US], August 16 (ANI): Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck are all set to exchange vows for the second time. ...

Report: Bucs, DE Carl Nassib agree to one-year deal

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers and defensive end Carl Nassib have agreed to a one-year deal, ESPN reported Monday. Financial terms ...

WNBA Title Odds: Public backing Aces over Sky

The Las Vegas Aces and the Chicago Sky were installed as co-title favorites after battling to identical regular-season records, but ...

All-Star C Liz Cambage leaving WNBA 'for time being'

Center Liz Cambage announced Monday she is leaving the WNBA "for the time being." The four-time All-Star said in an ...

Carlos Santana returns to stage after collapsing during performance last month

Washington [US], August 15 (ANI): Legendary veteran guitarist Carlos Santana, after a scary collapse last month at one of his ...

Three QBs lead Raiders past Vikings

Three quarterbacks combined to throw for 181 yards on 19-for-27 passing to lead the Las Vegas Raiders to a 26-20 ...

Sky polish off stellar regular season by trouncing Mercury

Azura Stevens scored 17 points off the bench as the visiting Chicago Sky defeated the Phoenix Mercury 82-67 in the ...

Aces clinch No. 1 seed in WNBA playoffs

On the final day of the regular season, the Las Vegas Aces earned the No. 1 seed in the WNBA ...

Chelsea Gray helps Aces beat Storm, clinch top playoff seed

Chelsea Gray scored a career-high 33 points and dished out nine assists Sunday as the host Las Vegas Aces outscored ...

Preseason notes: 13 Vikings won't play vs. Raiders; 49ers hurting too

The Minnesota Vikings announced on Sunday that the team would be missing 13 players for the preseason opener against the ...

Aces aim to secure top seed in finale vs. Storm

It is a straight-forward task for the Las Vegas Aces: Win and lock up home-court advantage for the WNBA postseason. ...

Mercury playoff hopes face tall task in finale vs. Sky

The Chicago Sky are in the WNBA playoffs and the Mercury can join them with a victory in the teams' ...

Liberty looking to clinch playoff spot with win vs. Dream

The New York Liberty find themselves clinging to a postseason spot after winning the opener of their home-and-home series against ...

For Astros, it's next man up vs. A's

Houston Astros manager Dusty Baker will need to focus on who is in his dugout -- not who isn't -- ...

Britney Spears's ex-husband Jason Alexander found guilty of trespassing, battery charges

Washington [US], August 12 (ANI): Britney Spears's ex-husband Jason Alexander has been found guilty of aggravated trespass and battery charges. ...

Raiders TE Darren Waller nearing return

Las Vegas Raiders tight end Darren Waller told ESPN he should be ready to practice next week. Waller, 29, has ...

Report: Bulls rookie F Justin Lewis suffers knee injury

Chicago Bulls rookie Justin Lewis sustained a serious knee injury in a recent workout, NBC Sports Chicago reported. There is ...

Raiders TE Darren Waller (undisclosed) nearing return

Las Vegas Raiders tight end Darren Waller told ESPN he should be ready to practice next week. Waller, 29, has ...

NFL icon dragged from car during arrest

Legendary running back Marshawn Lynch was arrested in Las Vegas this weekDramatic bodycam footage of the arrest of former NFL ...

NFL icon dragged from car during arrest (VIDEO)

Legendary running back Marshawn Lynch was arrested in Las Vegas this week Dramatic bodycam footage of the arrest of former ...

Bucs Bring Back Carl Nassib

Tampa Bay BuccaneersCarl Nassib, who started 17 games and produced 12.5 sacks for the Buccaneers during the 2018-19 seasons, has ...

Packers vs Saints Game Preview | 2022 NFL Preseason Week 2

New Orleans and Green Bay have faced each other in nine preseason exhibitions, with the Packers holding a 7-2 leadNew ...

5 Things to Watch in Patriots-Panthers Joint Practices

The Patriots will hold joint practices with the Panthers in Foxboro this week.Evan Lazar After a dozen Training Camp practices ...

Dolphins make roster moves

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. - The Miami Dolphins today announced they have signed cornerback Mackensie Alexander and defensive tackle Niles Scott. ...

The Raiders offense clicked in preseason win against Vikings

Levi Edwards The new offense Josh McDaniels has brought to the desert kept rolling Sunday afternoon.The Las Vegas Raiders defeated ...

Harris receives Joe Greene Great Performance Award

Teresa Varley "He's a complete back."Those were the words of Coach Mike Tomlin when the Steelers selected running back Najee ...

Game that was: "He did a great job"

Jaguars News | Jacksonville Jaguars - jaguars.comBrian Sexton JACKSONVILLE - Travis Etienne Jr. smiled Friday evening, which isn't news.Etienne, the ...

Raiders sign CB Nate Brooks

Raiders Public Relations HENDERSON, Nev. - The Las Vegas Raiders have signed free agent CB Nate Brooks, the club announced ...

Five key plays: Browns 24, Jaguars 13

Jaguars News | Jacksonville Jaguars - jaguars.comJohn Oehser JACKSONVILLE - Senior writer John Oehser examines five key plays from the ...

How to watch, listen to and livestream Raiders vs. Vikings

Raiders.com Staff The Las Vegas Raiders host their first game at Allegiant Stadium of the 2022 preseason this Sunday.Here's how ...

O'Connell: Vikings to Practice without Kirk Cousins

Craig Peters EAGAN, Minn. - With Kirk Cousins as the Vikings undisputed starting quarterback entering 2022, Minnesota's coaches have been ...

Las Vegas helicopter crash kills 4 people

WASHINGTON, 17th July, 2022 (WAM) -- Four people were killed when a Sheriff's Office helicopter crashed in New Mexico on ...

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Asian stocks rally across the board, Nikkei 225 surges 354 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stock markets across the Asia Pacific region rallied on Wednesday.In Japan, the Nikkei 225 surged 353.86 ...

Poor crane, inexperienced operator among causes of tragic deaths by girder fall

DHAKA, Bangladesh A preliminary investigation into the tragic crane accident that killed five people in Uttara on Monday has found ...

Proposed Vietnam bullet train would run north-south 960 miles

HANOI, Vietnam: The Vietnamese government is considering building a high-speed railway, with a possible cost of up to $58.7 billion, ...

U.S. stocks have mixed day, Nasdaq Composite slides 26 points

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks were decidedly mixed in the U.S. on Tuesday as investors struggled to make a ...

Billionaire Indian trader Rakesh Jhunjhunwala dead at 62

DELHI, India: Dubbed the country's Warren Buffett, India's best-known stock investor and self-made billionaire, Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, died on August 14 ...

New money transfers spell end of credit card, says Brazil bank chief

SAO PAULO, Brazil: Brazil's central bank chief Roberto Campos Neto has said that he believes credit cards will cease to ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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