Wed, 26 Jan 2022

Record high fertilizer prices in Mississippi mean smaller harvests

JACKSON, Mississippi: Record high fertilizer prices could result in Mississippi farmers planting smaller crops in 2022."Mississippi is such an agricultural ...

New US visas to attract foreign science, tech students

WASHINGTON D.C.: To ensure that the U.S. economy remains competitive, the Biden administration will allow international students specializing in science, ...

Galway man faces 20 years in jail for exposing buttocks on flight

NEW YORK, USA - Prosecutors said in an unsealed case Friday that a passenger who refused to wear a mask ...

Toddler plays with phone, $2,000 in furniture delivered to home

MONMOUTH JUNCTION, New Jersey: A toddler in Monmouth Junction, New Jersey, 22-month-old Ayaansh Kumar, grabbed his mother's phone, pressed a ...

Small terrorist groups active in Pakistan after Taliban's success

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid admitted on Saturday that there has been an increase in terror attacks in ...

Jury awards customer $9 million after accidentally being served bleach

MARION COUNTY, Tennessee: Following a nearly 10-year court battle, after being served commercial-grade bleach instead of water at a Cracker ...

TV reporter hit by car, picks self up, finishes live report

DUNBAR, West Virginia: A West Virginia television reporter was struck by a car from behind while filming a live report ...

US home prices hit record high in 2021 with median price of $346,900

CHICAGO, Illinois: The real estate market saw a boom last year, with the median home sales price soaring to $346,900 ...

Irish American Claire Cronin sworn in as Ambassador to Ireland

BOSTON, Massachusetts: Irish-American Claire D. Cronin was sworn in as the 25th U.S. Ambassador to Ireland on January 19.Cronin was ...

Promise of new 5G cellular includes greater speed, more data

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Telecom companies have rolled out 5G networks in various locations across the United States over ...

Orange harvests down 3 percent, juice prices to jump

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has said that this year's orange crop will produce a smaller yield ...

Energy Contingency Plan in Motion Amid Russia-Ukraine Crisis

WASHINGTON - The Biden administration has been working with European countries and energy producers around the world on ways to ...

Infosys named the fastest-growing IT services brand in the world; among top 25 Fastest-Growing Brands across Sectors globally

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], January 26 (ANI/PRNewswire):The brand valuation records a quantum leap in brand growth for Infosys, marked by 52% ...

US explains reason behind evacuation of embassy staff from Ukraine

The US? acting ambassador to Ukraine reiterated claims Russia could invade Ukraine ?any day now,? despite Kiev pouring cold water ...

Norway Defends Hosting Talks with Afghan Taliban

ISLAMBAD - Norway Prime Minister Jonas Gahr Stoere has described as 'serious" and "genuine' the talks his country hosted this ...

Flyers' skid hits record 13 games despite Keith Yandle's milestone

Zach Parise scored the tiebreaking goal with 8:09 left in the third period Tuesday for the New York Islanders, who ...

Ukraine 'flooded' with US, NATO weapons, advisers: Russia's Permanent Mission to UN

New York [US], January 26 (ANI/Sputnik): Ukraine has been "flooded" with weapons from the United States and NATO, as well ...

Bears hire Ryan Poles as GM; Vikings reportedly select GM, too

The Chicago Bears hired Ryan Poles to fill their vacant general manager position on Tuesday, and the Minnesota Vikings reportedly ...

India asks its citizens in Kyiv to register as Russia-Ukraine border tensions rise

Kyiv [Ukraine], January 26 (ANI): Amid the ongoing military buildup at the Russian-Ukrainian border, the Indian embassy in Kyiv has ...

India asks its citizens in Kyiv to register for coordination as Russia-Ukraine border tensions rise

Kyiv [Ukraine], January 26 (ANI): Amid the ongoing military buildup at the Russian-Ukrainian border, the Indian embassy in Kyiv has ...

US House finalises legislation to increase competitiveness with China

Washington [US], January 26 (ANI): The US House of Representatives on Tuesday unveiled new legislation to increase competitiveness with China ...

Flyers' Keith Yandle breaks NHL ironman record

Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Keith Yandle became the NHL's all-time ironman Tuesday night when he appeared in his 965th straight game ...

Giants conduct second interview with Bills OC Brian Daboll

Buffalo Bills offensive coordinator Brian Daboll had a second interview for the New York Giants' vacant head coaching position, the ...

US would welcome India's role in helping with Russia-Ukraine conflict: White House

Washington [US], January 26 (ANI): The United States would welcome India's role in de-escalating the mounting tensions between Russia and ...

Mumbai terror attack perpetrators continue to enjoy patronage of Pakistan: India at UNSC

New York [US], January 26 (ANI): Underlining threat posed to civilians from terrorism, India on Tuesday said the perpetrators of ...

Biden Warns of Severe Actions if Russia Invades Ukraine

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Joe Biden on Tuesday warned of "severe" and "enormous" consequences for Russian President Vladimir Putin - ...

Russia warns of consequences across Europe if it's cut off from SWIFT

Trading partners risk being deprived of key imports, including oil and gasSuspending Russia from SWIFT - an international system of ...

Man taken off heart transplant list over Covid-19 jab

No vaccine, no heart, Harvard hospital tells seriously ill father of 2A 31-year-old man has been taken off the waiting ...

US Bank Freezes Accounts of Afghanistan's US Embassy

Diplomats of the former Afghan government who have held on to their jobs in the U.S. are grappling with a ...

David Ortiz elected to Hall of Fame on first try

Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was the lone player to earn induction into the National Baseball Hall of Fame ...

UNSC to convene meeting on Afghanistan today

New York [US], January 26 (ANI): The United States Security Council (UNSC) is set to hold a meeting on Afghanistan ...

Biden Calls Fox News Reporter at White House a Stupid SOB

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden responded to a question about inflation by calling a Fox News reporter a vulgarity.The president ...

State Department Releases Annual Trafficking in Persons Report

The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated human trafficking, the U.S. State Department said in its annual Trafficking in Persons Report released ...

With stats on their side, Heat host struggling Knicks

The numbers favor the Miami Heat. Miami, which plays host to the New York Knicks on Wednesday night, has the ...

NATO won't send combat troops to Ukraine Stoltenberg

Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg says NATO will not send combat troops to Ukraine, but no compromise on bloc's expansionNATO is ...

Congress seeks to spend $500 million of taxpayers money on Ukraine

Democrats to fast-track bill giving Kiev more military aid and sanctioning Russia in case of 'significant escalation?The US House of ...

SDF Cordons Off Major Islamic State Prison with US Help

WASHINGTON - Time may finally be running out for followers of Islamic State hoping to break free from a massive ...

Career diplomat Nicholas Burns sworn in as new US envoy to China

Washington [US], January 26 (ANI): Career diplomat Nicholas Burns on Tuesday was sworn in to be the next US Ambassador ...

US Schools in Desperate Need of Substitute Teachers

ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA - Schools in the United States are struggling to reopen and stay open for in-person classes amid coronavirus ...

U.S. downhill skier Breezy Johnson (knee) pulls out of Olympics

United States women's downhill skier Breezy Johnson pulled out of next month's Winter Olympics due to a knee injury. The ...

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Asian stocks directionless, Nikkei 225 loses ninety-nine points

TOKYO, Japan - Fears of an early move by the Federal Reserve kept buyers at bay across Asia on Wednesday.In ...

Mark Cuban's online pharmacy to offer public cheaper drugs

DALLAS, Texas: Investor and Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban has launched an online pharmacy offering over 100 drugs at an ...

Technology stocks lead U.S. stocks rout, Nasdaq drops 316 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - U.S. stocks gyrated again on Tuesday with the major indices plunging before bouncing back. Nonetheless, it ...

Record high fertilizer prices in Mississippi mean smaller harvests

JACKSON, Mississippi: Record high fertilizer prices could result in Mississippi farmers planting smaller crops in 2022."Mississippi is such an agricultural ...

Toyota says demand causing four-year wait for Japanese Land Cruisers

TOKYO, Japan: Toyota, the world's largest carmaker, has warned Japanese buyers of its new Land Cruiser SUV that they will ...

Despite losses, American Airlines optimistic about spring travel

DALLAS, Texas: American Airlines has reported losses of $931 million in the fourth quarter of 2021. Additionally, officials have said ...

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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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