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US farms planting unplanned crops due to chemical shortages

WASHINGTON D.C.: Due to persistent shortages of agricultural chemicals that threaten yields, U.S. farmers have cut back on using common ...

Northrop, Raytheon to build missile to shoot down hypersonic weapons

WASHINGTON D.C.: Raytheon Technologies and Northrop Grumman have won U.S. contracts to develop missiles to intercept hypersonic weapons.The decision means ...

At this week's G7 meeting, imports of Russian gold to be banned

WASHINGTON D.C.: In the latest in a series of sanctions aimed at further isolating Russia economically over its invasion of ...

US airports saw 2.45 million air passengers on June 24

WASHINGTON D.C.: Despite weather and staffing issues resulting in travel disruptions, last week the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) screened ...

To counter Chinese, US, Japan, Australia, UK create Pacific group

WASHINGTON D.C.: The White House has reported that the U.S., Australia, Japan, New Zealand and the UK have created an ...

As first in US, driverless taxis picking up customers in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO, California: General Motors' self-driving Cruise division has begun charging fares for driverless rides in San Francisco.Earlier this month, ...

May sees 10.7% surge in US home sales

WASHINGTON D.C.: In May, sales of new U.S. single-family homes unexpectedly increased, but this is expected to be temporary, as ...

U.S. Armed Services Committee backs Biden's record defense budget

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. House of Representatives Armed Services Committee has backed President Joe Biden's proposal to increase spending for ...

One-third of car sales might be electric by 2028, says analysts

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Electric vehicle (EV) sales could reach 33 percent globally by 2028, and 54 percent by ...

Guardians ride momentum into matchup with Yankees

The Cleveland Guardians are riding an incredible high after hitting walk-off homers to win the final two games of their ...

How Is Climate Change Affecting Central Asia?

Water is arguably the most important resource in Central Asia. It is vital for agriculture, which feeds and provides livelihoods ...

Friends creator embarrassed by show's lack of diversity

Hit sitcom's co-creator Marta Kauffman has pledged $4 million to an African studies program as penanceWracked with guilt over the ...

Consumer spending slows as Americans reel from record high prices

© Provided by Xinhua - The worst inflation in 40 years and record-high gasoline prices have made Americans more careful ...

Hit 90s sitcom creator embarrassed by show's lack of diversity

?Friends? co-creator Marta Kauffman has pledged $4 million to an African studies program as penanceWracked with guilt over the hit ...

Russia warns of new Iron Curtain

It's the West that's putting it up this time, the foreign ministers of Russia and Belarus agreedA new "Iron Curtain" ...

US says fighter jet sale to Turkey in the works

A senior US official denied reports that Washington made the deal contingent on Ankara's support for NATO enlargementThe US government ...

Explainer: Why Indonesia's Leader is Visiting Kyiv, Moscow

JAKARTA, INDONESIA - Indonesian President Joko Widodo, whose country holds the rotating presidency of the Group of 20 leading rich ...

Mattis: Putin Goes to Bed at Night Fearful

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - Former U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on Friday lobbed insults at Russian President Vladimir Putin and ...

Future Islands' Samuel T. Herring to debut in Apple TV series 'The Changeling'

Washington [US], July 1 (ANI): American synth-pop band 'Future Islands' frontman Samuel T. Herring has been added to the cast ...

China urges to 'avoid politicizing' issue of proposed G20 event in J-K by India

Beijing [China], July 1 (ANI): China on Thursday urged to "avoid politicizing" the issue of the proposed G20 event in ...

Serge Ngoma, 16, leads Red Bulls past Atlanta United

Sixteen-year-old Serge Ngoma became the youngest goal-scorer this MLS season, netting the winner in the 89th minute as the New ...

US: 9 injured in shooting in Newark

Washington [US], July 1 (ANI): Nine persons were injured on Thursday in a shooting in the northeastern US city of ...

Knicks reportedly net Jalen Brunson with $104M deal

The Knicks lured free agent Jalen Brunson to New York without the fourth-year point guard giving the Dallas Mavericks the ...

Reports: Bruins set to hire Jim Montgomery as head coach

The Boston Bruins' next head coach will be former Dallas Stars head coach Jim Montgomery, multiple media outlets reported on ...

Carlos Ortiz leads after first round in LIV's U.S. debut

Mexico's Carlos Ortiz fired a 5-under-par 67 to take the first-round lede of the LIV Golf Invitational Portland on Thursday ...

Wrestler Deepak Punia to join Bajrang Punia in US training camp

New Delhi [India], July 1 (ANI): Tokyo Olympian wrestler Deepak Punia will join Indian star wrestler and Tokyo Olympics bronze ...

N.Y. Red Bulls rally late to defeat Atlanta United

Serge Ngoma scored his first MLS goal in impressive fashion in the 89th minute as the host New York Red ...

Dream force OT with buzzer-beater, stave off Liberty

Tiffany Hayes had 21 points to lead the Atlanta Dream to an overtime victory over the host New York Liberty ...

Luis Garcia leads pitching effort to help Astros top Yankees

Luis Garcia carried a shutout into the sixth inning before four relievers held the line as the Houston Astros topped ...

Reports: P.J. Tucker agrees to join 76ers on $33.2M deal

Veteran forward P.J. Tucker and the Philadelphia 76ers were finalizing a three-year, $33.2 million deal on Thursday night, according to ...

US assistant secretary in Pakistan to discuss issues of Dawood Ibrahim

Washington [US], July 1 (ANI): US Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs, ...

U.S. Fed's closely watched inflation measure surges in May

© Provided by Xinhua The PCE index grew by 0.6 percent in May from the previous month, and personal income ...

WHO: COVID-19 Cases Rising Nearly Everywhere Around World

Geneva - The number of new coronavirus cases rose by 18% in the last week, with more than 4.1 million ...

US, Taliban Agree to Continue Talks

ISLAMABAD - The United States and Afghanistan's ruling Taliban concluded a two-day meeting in Doha, Qatar, Thursday, the first in-person ...

Reports: Bobby Portis stays with Bucks on four-year, $49M deal

Veteran big man Bobby Portis signed a four-year, $49 million contract to return to the Milwaukee Bucks, multiple reports said ...

Knicks net Jalen Brunson with $104 million deal

The Knicks lured free agent Jalen Brunson to New York without the fourth-year point guard giving the Dallas Mavericks the ...

Biden terms US Supreme Court's ruling in climate case 'devastating decision'

Washington [US], July 1 (ANI): US President Joe Biden termed the Supreme Court's ruling in West Virginia vs. EPA as ...

Report: Jalen Brunson set to join Knicks

The Knicks lured free agent Jalen Brunson to New York without the fourth-year point guard giving the Dallas Mavericks the ...

Taliban Hold Islamic Scholars' Huddle to Show Strength, Legitimacy

ISLAMABAD - Afghanistan's Islamist Taliban arranged Thursday a men-only conference of about 3,500 mostly clerics and tribal elders from across ...

Ketanji Brown Jackson becomes first black woman to join US Supreme Court bench

Washington [US], July 1 (ANI): Ketanji Brown Jackson Thursday was sworn in as an associate justice of the US Supreme ...

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Shanghai Disney opens gates after city ends Covid lockdowns

SHANGHAI, China: Walt Disney Company reopened Shanghai Disneyland on 30th June, one month after the city lifted a two month ...

Asian stocks shunned by investors, Nikkei 225 loses 457 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia skidded lower Friday with all the major indices recording solid losses."Capitulation is the ...

Islamabad considers importing oil from Russia

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Given the country's ongoing economic crisis and acute fuel shortage, the Pakistan government is considering purchasing oil ...

High pressure fracking again being used by US oil companies

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Amidst the rise of "re-fracs" in the U.S. as part of the efforts to boost domestic oil production, ...

Stocks in Asia in retreat, Australian All Ordinaries loses nearly 2 percent

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia traded sharply lower on Thursday, following on from major falls on Wall Street ...

Unable to staff airports, Germany to bring in foreign workers

BERLIN, Germany: A German Interior Ministry spokesperson has said that in a bid to relieve airports overwhelmed by staff shortages ...

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