Fri, 03 Apr 2020

U.S. stocks jump sharply, Dow gains 469 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks made strong gains on Thursday as oil prices turned up sharply, on the ...

Some in U.S. expecting worst job losses since World War II

WASHINGTON, DC - A staggering 10 million US workers have lost their jobs in the second half of March as ...

Coronavirus cases on board USS Roosevelt soar, evacuations ordered

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Navy is evacuating thousands of sailors from the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt in ...

U.S. military mobilizes in several states to combat Covid-19

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. military is rapidly ramping up its efforts to support the federal, and state governments in ...

Worldwide cases of Covid-19 approaching 800,000

WASHINGTON, DC - As the cases of coronavirus worldwide approaches 800,000, deaths in the United States have now passed 3,700.The ...

Broncos reach deals with TE Vannett, DE Harris

The Denver Broncos signed tight end Nick Vannett to a two-year contract and re-signed defensive end Shelby Harris to a ...

Governors take charge of response to the coronavirus

Just after every gubernatorial election, but before inaugurations, the National Governors Association organizes a two-day "New Governors School." Current governors ...

Record 6.65 Million US Workers Make New Jobless Benefit Claims

WASHINGTON - A record 6.65 million U.S workers filed for unemployment compensation last week as businesses large and small shut ...

Insider trading by members of Congress may be difficult to prove

Recent allegations regarding stock trading by members of Congress in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic have raised calls for ...

IIT alumnus creates chopper that will fly over Mars

California [USA], Apr 2 (ANI): An alumnus of the Indian Institute of Technology Bob Balaram has created a space chopper ...

Union player tests positive for COVID-19; first in MLS

A Philadelphia Union player tested positive for the coronavirus, becoming the first Major League Soccer competitor known to have contracted ...

Patriots release third-string QB Kessler

The New England Patriots reduced their quarterback depth chart Wednesday, releasing Cody Kessler. The move leaves the Patriots with just ...

Bears QB Foles agrees to $32.9M paycut

Newly acquired Bears quarterback Nick Foles agreed to a massive pay cut to officially join the competition with Mitchell Trubisky ...

Texans land DL Jernigan

Defensive lineman Tim Jernigan agreed to a one-year deal with the Houston Texans. Agent Bill Johnson said via Twitter the ...

Study links brain function changes to genetic risk in ADHD diagnosis

Pennsylvania [USA], Apr 1 (ANI): Genetic studies of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) show that it takes many common genetic variations ...

NFL might bring draft back to Las Vegas in 2022

The coronavirus pandemic wiped out the NFL's plans to host this year's draft in Las Vegas, but the event might ...

NBA players to take part in NBA 2K tournament

The NBA is the latest professional sports league to turn to esports in the absence of real events, as the ...

Race for vaccine tests limits of drug innovation

From medical workers struggling to care for the rising tide of COVID-19 patients to the billions of people told to ...

Free Agent Facts: Linebacker Joe Walker

On March 24, the San Francisco 49ers signed linebacker Joe Walker to a one-year deal. Walker was originally drafted by ...

Vikings Salute Retiring Director of Security

When Anthony Barr batted down Aaron Rodgers' final pass of the 2015 regular season's final game, hands and helmets along ...

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U.S. stocks jump sharply, Dow gains 469 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks made strong gains on Thursday as oil prices turned up sharply, on the ...

Some in U.S. expecting worst job losses since World War II

WASHINGTON, DC - A staggering 10 million US workers have lost their jobs in the second half of March as ...

Chinese markets rally, elsewhere stocks fall

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Thursday with good gains being made by markets in China, while ...

City in Philippines recruits sewers to produce masks

BACOLOD CITY, Philippines April 2 (PIA6) -- Hitting two birds with one stone, the local government of Philippines city Bacolod, ...

Wimbledon set to be cancelled for first time since WWII

Wimbledon looks certain to be scrapped for the first time since World War II by tournament chiefs on Wednesday as ...

Japan's key index drops 4.50%, Asian markets otherwise mixed

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia closed sharply lower on Wednesday, except for Australia where the major index made ...

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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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