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Following cyber attack on pipeline, Biden acts to stop online hacking

WASHINGTON D.C.: President Joe Biden has issued an executive order to strengthen U.S. cybersecurity defenses.This follows recent high-profile incidents that ...

Online out-of-state purchases to now be taxed in Missouri

JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri: The legislature passed bills on May 12 to require out-of-state online stores to collect sales taxes on ...

N.Y. university students required to be vaccinated before enrolling

NEW YORK CITY, New York: The 435,000 students enrolled at the State University of New York and the City University ...

U.S. citizens abroad protest embassies not providing Covid vaccines

WASHINGTON D.C.: Overseas Americans are urging U.S. officials to make Covid vaccinations available to them at U.S. embassies. As the ...

Israeli army ratchets up artillery barrages and aerial bombings

Israel fired artillery and mounted more air strikes on Friday against Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip amid constant rocket ...

New observation deck in New York's 4th tallest building to open

NEW YORK CITY, New York: An observation deck atop a newly built New York skyscraper will provide unmatched views of ...

All U.S. residents age 12 and up to be eligible for Covid vaccinations

WASHINGTON D.C.: As the rate of Covid infections continues to decline in the United States, regulators have approved the use ...

Biden warns unemployed that they will lose benefits if not working

WASHINGTON D.C.: Amid criticism that the generous COVID-19 unemployment benefits rolled out in March are keeping Americans from accepting new ...

Melia, Georgian opposition leader, free from jail with EU help

TBILISI, Georgia: Opposition leader Nika Melia was released from jail this week. Melia's jailing had been seen as a largely ...

New California drought means less water, greater chance of wildfires

SACRAMENTO, California: California has expanded a drought emergency to 41 of 58 counties covering 12 million residents, some 30 percent ...

Test with genetically modified mosquitoes seeks to reduce diseases

TALLAHASSEE, Florida - To reduce the spread of diseases, such as dengue, yellow fever and the Zika virus, genetically modified ...

Defective roof clips cause Ford to recall 661,000 Explorers

DETROIT, Michigan: Acting on the request of federal regulators in the United States, American automaker Ford Motor will recall 661,000 ...

U.S. oil pipeline shutdown could cause jump in prices

WASHINGTON D.C.: Supply disruptions caused by the shutdown at Colonial Pipeline---the country's top fuel pipeline network---could result in prices rising ...

'World Thrombectomy Day' launched

Minnesota [US], May 15 (ANI): To raise awareness on the severe morbidity associated with stroke and its treatment, the researchers ...

Communist Party of China keeps tight control over military

Beijing [China], May 15 (ANI): The Communist Party of China pays great attention to its control over military as the ...

Ex-Green Beret Who Spied For Russia Sentenced To More Than 15 Years

A former U.S. Army Green Beret who pleaded guilty last year to providing classified information to Russian military intelligence agents ...

Ukraine Unveils Wooden Synagogue At Babyn Yar Massacre Site

Ukraine has unveiled a synagogue on the site commemorating Babyn Yar, one of the biggest massacres of Jews during World ...

Zidane casts doubt over future as Real Madrid coach

Zinedine Zidane hinted on Saturday he could leave as coach of Real Madrid at the end of the season, saying ...

Sweden's Ibrahimovic out of Euro 2020 with knee injury

Sweden international Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been ruled out of Euro 2020 with a knee injury, the Swedish Football Association confirmed ...

Urban traffic noise effects birds in song learning

Berlin [Germany], May 15 (ANI): A new study by researchers of the Max Planck Institute for Ornithology and colleagues shows ...

Founder of Lisianthus Tech received Glory of India Award

Gurugram (Haryana) [India], May 15 (ANI/PNN): Whenever we talk about cybersecurity, the mind instantly visualizes representatives and ethical hackers from ...

Lewandowski achieves new feat in Bundesliga

Munich [Germany], May 15 (ANI): Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski on Saturday matched the record of Gerd Muller by scoring ...

Simple surgery prevents strokes in heart patients

Ottawa [Canada], May 15 (ANI): A simple surgery saves patients with heart arrhythmia from often-lethal strokes, according to a large ...

Angels acquire RHP Hunter Strickland from Rays

The Los Angeles Angels acquired right-handed relief pitcher Hunter Strickland from the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday in exchange for ...

WV Raman thanks Jay Shah for kind words

New Delhi [India], May 15 (ANI): Former India women's cricket team coach WV Raman on Saturday thanked Board of Control ...

Eng vs NZ: Kiwi players and staff leave for UK

Auckland [New Zealand], May 15 (ANI): Ahead of the two-match Test series against England and the World Test Championship (WTC) ...

Holder rested from CWI's high-performance training camp

St John's [Antigua], May 15 (ANI): The Cricket West Indies (CWI) selection panel on Saturday named a 30-man squad for ...

Consuming fruits, vegetables may help lead stress-free life

Washington [US], May 15 (ANI): Looking forward to living a stress-free life? Eating a diet rich in fruit and vegetables ...

Hip-hop to hoops: J. Cole joins Rwanda basketball team

American rap star J. Cole has signed with the Rwanda Patriots and will play as a shooting forward in the ...

Nicole Kidman-starrer 'The Northman' gets 2022 release date

Washington [US], May 15 (ANI): Nicole Kidman's upcoming film 'The Northman' has finally got a release date. The film, helmed ...

Marvel's 'Secret Invasion' series finds its directors

Washington [US], May 15 (ANI): Marvel has tapped two directors for its upcoming series 'Secret Invasion' which stars Samuel L. ...

Dodgers' Trevor Bauer looks to back up his talk vs. Marlins

Willing to express his opinion, often on a wide range of topics, Trevor Bauer was at it again last weekend ...

Wahab Riaz says IPL is at different level

Lahore [Pakistan], May 15 (ANI): Pakistan pacer Wahab Riaz has said that the Indian Premier League (IPL) is at a ...

Plea in SC seeks ex-gratia of Rs 4 lakh for COVID deaths

New Delhi [India], May 15 (ANI): A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) has been moved in the Supreme Court seeking directions ...

Bhuvneshwar Kumar talks about his desire to play Tests

New Delhi [India], May 15 (ANI): India pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar on Saturday said that he has always prepared himself keeping ...

Russian envoy Kudashev expresses happiness over Sputnik V

New Delhi [India], May 15 (ANI): Russian Ambassador to India, Nikolay Kudashev on Saturday expressed his happiness over the rollout ...

SEC warns public vs investment scams

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, May 15 --The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)-Cagayan de Oro Extension Office has released 28 advisories ...

Gill receives first dose of Covid-19 vaccine

New Delhi [India], May 15 (ANI): India Test opening batsman Shubman Gill on Saturday received the first dose of Covdi-19 ...

Xinhua Headlines: China succeeds in first Mars landing

-- A Chinese spacecraft streaked down through the Martian sky on Saturday, becoming the country's first probe to land on ...

Nordic, Baltic 'concerned' over Uyghurs in Xinjiang

Beijing [China], May 15 (ANI): Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway and Sweden have issued a joint statement expressing ...

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Alaska Air buys Boeing 737 MAX, Embraer aircraft

SEATTLE, Washington: Alaska Airlines announced on May 12 its purchase of 13 737-9 MAX aircraft from Boeing, as well as ...

Some 8 million U.S. jobs unfilled in March, setting new record

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. job openings grew to a record high 8 million in March, fueling criticism of the Biden administration's ...

To lure short features, YouTube to create $100 million fund

SAN BRUNO, California: Alphabet Inc's YouTube has announced it will launch a $100 million fund to pay content creators whose ...

American businesses in China voice concern over consumer boycotts

BEIJING, China: A group representing U.S. business interests in China has demanded that China end what it calls its "implicit ...

Tech stocks all the rage on Wall Street, Nasdaq gains more than 2%

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rose sharply on Friday despite weak economic data.The moves on Wall Street mirrored ...

Tech companies join together to seek funding for chip manufacturing

WASHINGTON D.C.: A novel alliance of major chip purchasers, comprising Google, Apple, and Microsoft, and leading chip manufacturers, including Intel, ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

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