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Two deadly 737s crashes occurred before action taken

WASHINGTON, DC - Following two deadly crashes involving Boeing's 737 jets, a US government watchdog has asked the Federal Aviation ...

CDC cannot prevent landlords from evicting tenants, says court

TYLER, Texas: A federal judge on Thursday struck down as unconstitutional regulations preventing landlords from evicting residential tenants. The regulations ...

Restaurants, stadiums, party sites to reopen in Massachusetts

BOSTON, Massachusetts: Massachusetts restaurants will no longer be required to limit their seating capacities beginning March 1. Government sources say ...

Experts concerned over pockets of covid among unvaccinated minorities

WASHINGTON, DC: While 11.3 percent of white Americans and 10.5 percent of Asian-Americans have received Covid vaccinations, only 4.6 percent ...

China's Hong Guang Mini EV outselling Tesla's high-end cars

BEIJING, China: The Chinese public seems to have developed a penchant for the pocket-friendly Hong Guang Mini EV, priced at ...

Republicans call to boycott China olympics over human rights abuses

WASHINGTON, DC - The White House press secretary has told reporters it is not certain whether the United States will ...

Covid-19 restrictions have virtually eliminated flu from United States

NEW YORK, New York - Experts are searching for an answer as to what caused the flu to virtually disappear ...

Concerned about security, Biden seeks to produce supply chain goods

WASHINGTON, DC: In order to reduce the United States' reliance on the imports of advanced batteries, pharmaceuticals, critical minerals and ...

Bill to Curb "Broken Promises" on MD Plan to Widen Beltway, I-270

ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - Maryland lawmakers and environmental groups rallied Wednesday for new legislation they say would improve the process of ...

California now makes up 10 percent of America's COVID-19 death toll

LOS ANGELES, California: California has now recorded over 50,000 deaths from COVID-19, representing more than ten percent of the total ...

Texas hearings to focus on failures that left people without power

AUSTIN, Texas: Texas lawmakers have begun hearings into the causes of the enormous power outages that plagued Texas residents at ...

New Jersey to allow public to carry six ounces of marijuana

TRENTON, NJ - New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed into law a bill to legalize the recreational use of marijuana ...

75% reduction in COVID infections among Irish health care workers

The number of healthcare workers contracting the COVID virus has dropped sharply in Ireland since the start of administering vaccines.Fewer ...

US home values rise by 10% in one year

The US is witnessing the strongest housing market boom since 2014, with record-low mortgage rates and a limited supply of ...

U.S. Senate votes 78-20 to confirm Thomas-Greenfield as UN ambassador

WASHINGTON DC: - Career foreign service diplomat Linda Thomas-Greenfield was approved to become U.S. ambassador to the United Nations this ...

Supreme Court ruling exacerbates Trump's legal issues

NEW YORK, New York - Like a mob boss looking for payback, Donald Trump wanted the Supreme Court to do ...

COVID-19 infection transfers from mom to baby through womb

Washington [US], February 28 (ANI): A study drove by the 'American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology' discovered that the antibodies ...

Sixers seek more energetic effort vs. slumping Pacers

The Philadelphia 76ers will look to rebound from a disappointing loss when they host the Indiana Pacers on Monday. The ...

HM terrorist fears detention in Pakistan

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 28 (ANI): India's most wanted and internationally proscribed terrorist Hizbul Mujahiddeen (HM) chief Syed Salaudeen, who so ...

Reliance acquires majority equity stake in skyTran

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], February 28 (ANI): Reliance Strategic Business Ventures Limited (RSBVL) announced that it has acquired an additional equity ...

China's role under scanner in Myanmar coup

Naypyitaw [Myanmar], February 28 (ANI): With most nations condemning military takeover in Myanmar and arrest of elected leader Aung San ...

Yemen Rebels Claim Saudi Strikes, Threaten New Attack

Yemen's Iran-backed Houthi rebels on Sunday claimed the attempted strikes that targeted neighboring Saudi Arabia overnight and threatened more attacks, ...

At Least 5 Deaths Reported in Bloodiest Day of Myanmar Coup Protests

The crackdown against opponents of Myanmar's military takeover intensified Sunday as security forces were reported to have fired on protesters, ...

Taliban Warn Turning Away from Afghan Peace Deal Doomed to Failure

ISLAMABAD - The Taliban demanded Sunday that the United States and its foreign military allies leave Afghanistan by May 1, ...

Hezbollah and Israel's richest were both welcome at a DRC bank

Swiss-based Afriland First Group SA star's performer is its banking unit in the Democratic Republic of Congo.Information provided by whistleblowers ...

New hope in Covid-19 crisis as US approves third vaccine

The Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine has officially been authorised for emergency use in the United States. This has also ...

Saudi Arabia maintains neutrality over Kashmir issue

New Delhi [India], February 28 (ANI): Much to Pakistan's dismay and India's delight, Saudi Arabia maintained neutrality over the Kashmir ...

Islanders look to end series skid vs. Penguins

The New York Islanders have earned four out of a possible 10 points this season against the Pittsburgh Penguins -- ...

Pistons looking for better start vs. Knicks

The Detroit Pistons squandered an eight-point, fourth-quarter lead on Friday. But what truly bothered coach Dwane Casey was how his ...

The Taxman Comes For Tajik Bloggers

Bloggers in Tajikistan have until April 1 to show up at the tax service to register and pay taxes on ...

US demands withdrawal of Eritrean forces from Tigray

Washington [US], February 28 (ANI): The United States is concerned over the reports of humanitarian crisis in the Tigray region ...

New York governor accused of sexual harassment by second woman

This is the second time in a week that the Democratic governor, who has led New York state for 10 ...

At Bicoastal Globes on Sunday, 'Borat' Could Triumph

NEW YORK - When drained of glamour, what's left of the Golden Globes?That's one of the biggest questions heading into ...

NBA roundup: Mavericks snap Nets' eight-game win streak

Luka Doncic scored 27 points and the visiting Dallas Mavericks pulled away in the second half for a 115-98 victory ...

Israel Says Iran Likely Behind Explosion On Israeli-Owned Cargo Ship

Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz said on February 27 that Iran is likely behind an explosion earlier this week on ...

Moldova Receives First COVID-19 Shots From Romania

Romania delivered the first batch of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 shots to Moldova on February 27, enabling one of Europe's poorest countries ...

Report: Navalny To Serve Sentence In Penal Colony Near Moscow

Russian opposition leader Aleksei Navalny will reportedly serve his prison sentence near Moscow, according to Russian media sources, although the ...

US expert panel recommends authorising J&J Covid vaccine

Panel of US experts has voted unanimously in favor of recommending Johnson & Johnson's one-dose jab for emergency use.This has ...

Biden Promises Announcement Soon on Saudi Arabia

The Biden administration will make an announcement Monday regarding Saudi Arabia, U.S. President Joe Biden said Saturday."There will be an ...

Durham Remains Special Counsel Overseeing Trump-Russia Probe

WASHINGTON - U.S. Attorney John Durham said Friday that he will resign from his position as the top federal prosecutor ...

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CDC cannot prevent landlords from evicting tenants, says court

TYLER, Texas: A federal judge on Thursday struck down as unconstitutional regulations preventing landlords from evicting residential tenants. The regulations ...

Restaurants, stadiums, party sites to reopen in Massachusetts

BOSTON, Massachusetts: Massachusetts restaurants will no longer be required to limit their seating capacities beginning March 1. Government sources say ...

China's Hong Guang Mini EV outselling Tesla's high-end cars

BEIJING, China: The Chinese public seems to have developed a penchant for the pocket-friendly Hong Guang Mini EV, priced at ...

Unemployment in Ireland reaches 25% due to pandemic

DUBLIN, Ireland - It will take until 2023 for Ireland to return to full employment following the Covid pandemic, Ireland's ...

Concerned about security, Biden seeks to produce supply chain goods

WASHINGTON, DC: In order to reduce the United States' reliance on the imports of advanced batteries, pharmaceuticals, critical minerals and ...

U.S. stocks breakdown continues, techs however gain

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were like a tug of war Friday. Industrials lost ground, while technology stocks ...

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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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