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Opening new era, 43 ft. tall Astra rocket in orbit for US military

KODIAK ISLAND, Alaska: California rocket start-up Astra successfully sent a payload into orbit atop its 43 foot rocket on November ...


U.S. settlers and Native tribes mark 400 years of Thanksgiving

ALCATRAZ ISLAND, Calif. -- Some 400 years ago in 1621, the settlers and Native tribes ate together at the first ...


98% of marine mammals killed or injured in California going unreported

SANTA BARBARA, California -- California swordfishing crews failed to self-report any of the sea turtles and more than 98% of ...


Medical care disrupted due to lack of staff for advice line

PORTLAND, Oregon - Nurses provide a range of care, and not all of it is delivered in person. The Providence ...


California, with $31 billion surplus, could send rebates to taxpayers

SACRAMENTO, California: California is expected to register a $31 billion tax surplus this year, which could trigger refunds to state ...


Since 2016, invited stranger to attend Thanksgiving dinner

MESA, Arizona: A text message sent to a wrong number in 2016 has led to years of friendship between Jamal ...


Kings look to end skid, take advantage of lowly Senators

The Los Angeles Kings will be looking to end their second lengthy losing streak of the season when they host ...


Maple Leafs stay hot, roll past Sharks

William Nylander and Wayne Simmonds each scored in the opening six minutes Friday and the visiting Toronto Maple Leafs continued ...


Stephen Curry, Warriors win 10th straight home game

The NBA's winningest home team and one of its losingest road clubs followed their season-long forms Friday night when Stephen ...


Sharks GM Doug Wilson taking medical leave

San Jose Sharks general manager Doug Wilson is taking a temporary medical leave from his day-to-day responsibilities, the organization announced ...


Maple Leafs try to bag another win in matchup with Sharks

After exacting revenge on one team that has tripped them up along the way, the Toronto Maple Leafs still have ...


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LeBron James punished for obscene gesture

LA Lakers star Lebron James has been slapped with a fine by the NBA for making an obscene gesture and ...

Eat this: Nachos fly as wild women's brawl erupts at NFL game

People celebrate Thanksgiving in different ways and when it comes to some fans of the Dallas Cowboys, apparently that involves ...

LeBron James punished for obscene on-court gesture

LA Lakers star Lebron James has been slapped with a fine by the NBA for making an obscene gesture and ...

Wizards set to oppose well-rested Mavericks

The Washington Wizards will go for a sweep of back-to-back road games when they visit the Dallas Mavericks on Saturday ...

Surging Blue Jackets take on slumping Blues

The St. Louis Blues will try to catch their second wind when they host the streaking Columbus Blue Jackets on ...

Rockets hope to slow hot-shooting Hornets

The Charlotte Hornets have found their shooting touch. They matched a franchise record on Friday by hitting 23 shots from ...

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Hotel, airlines shares worldwide hammered by new Covid variant fears

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks sank Friday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average briefly falling more than 1,000 points, ...

Taliban stop women from appearing on TV dramas

KABUL, Afghanistan: Under new rules imposed by the Taliban government, women have been banned from appearing on television dramas in ...

Junta's MI 35 helicopters fire PDF's positions in Magway

MAGWAY, Myanmar - Following an escalating conflict between the Myanmar military and the local People's Defence Force (PDF) in the ...

Health ministry has no record of people who missed second doses

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Around ten percent of residents of Kathmandu who received the first dose of AstraZeneca or Vero Cell ...

After opening Taiwan office, China downgrades relations with Lithuania

VILNIUS, Lithuania: China has downgraded its diplomatic ties with Lithuania from ambassador to charge d'affaires level, in retaliation for Lithuania ...

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Hotel, airlines shares worldwide hammered by new Covid variant fears

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks sank Friday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average briefly falling more than 1,000 points, ...


To improve supplies, Samsung to build chip factory in Texas

SAN JOSE, California: Samsung Electronics will build a $17 billion semiconductor chip factory in Texas, in a bid to increase ...


Asian shares drop as Covid-19 variant emerges in Africa, Hong Kong

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Fears of a new, more infectious variant of Covid-19 tore through Asian markets on Friday putting ...


EV chargers will be required in new UK homes by 2022

LONDON, England: Beginning in 2022, electric vehicle (EV) charging stations will be required in all new homes and businesses in ...


Zoom falls 8% at opening as world reopens, demand lessens

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Zoom Video Communications fell 8 percent in premarket trading on November 24, despite reporting better ...


As U.S. markets shut for Thanksgiving, global bourses inch higher

LONDON, UK - With U.S. markets closed for Thanksgiving, global bourses spent the day virtually twiddling thumbs.The FTSE 100 in ...


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