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Evil Geniuses win opener in LCS Spring Split

Reigning champion Evil Geniuses beat Golden Guardians on Thursday as the League Championship Series (LCS) Spring Split began. All 10 ...


Cross-border e-commerce brings opportunities to inland China city

Every day, Yan Xinhua sees off dozens of containers to the port of Tianjin, some 1,200 km away, where the ...


Sheriff: Gunman Didn't Know Monterey Park Dance Hall Victims

MONTEREY PARK, California - The 72-year-old gunman who sprayed bullets into a Southern California ballroom dance hall, killing 11 people, ...


Myanmar's Opium Production Said to be Surging After Years of Decline

BANGKOK - Myanmar's farmers are flocking back to opium poppy cultivation amid rising prices for the contraband crop and an ...


Lloyd Morrisett, Who Helped Launch 'Sesame Street,' Dies

NEW YORK - Lloyd Morrisett, the co-creator of the beloved children's education TV series Sesame Street, which uses empathy and ...


North Korea's Kim Jong-un described Chinese as liars: Former US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

Washington [US], January 25 (ANI): Former US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo alleges in his new memoir that North Korean ...


Southern California mourns mass shooting victims, deplores gun violence

"We have the highest rates of gun deaths in the world. We have more guns than people ... We have ...


Report: Former No. 1 Jin Young Ko to return for Thailand event

Jin Young Ko, the world's top-ranked female golfer for most of last year, is aiming to open her season at ...


Earthquake of magnitude 5.5 hits 162 km NW of Tobelo, Indonesia

Jakarta [Indonesia], January 24 (ANI): An earthquake of magnitude 5.5 on the Richter scale hit 162 km northwest of Tobelo ...


Ukraine restricts official trips

The move comes after President Zelensky's party expelled an MP over a Thailand beach video The government in Kiev issued ...


Fifty years since the beginning of the end of the Vietnam war

On 27 January 1973, all the protagonists in the protracted Vietnam conflict, the Ten Thousand Day War, agreed to end ...


A Taiwan bloodbath might suit US decision-makers just fine

Wargames point to heavy losses in a conflict with China, but that's unlikely to discourage America's war advocates Most sane ...


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USAID commits extra $75 million in aid to Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh - The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is committing an additional $75 million in humanitarian aid ...

'It's murder, not suicide.' Protesters blame govt after man sets himself on fire

KATHMANDU, Nepal - On Tuesday, a 37-year-old man died after setting himself on fire in front of the Parliament building ...

Pakistan reveals Indian false flag drama on the eve of India's Republic Day

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Pakistan's intelligence and security agencies have revealed the script for a false flag operation involving alleged infiltration ...

Imran Khan accuses former Pak president Zardari of conspiring to assassinate him

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 28 (ANI): Former Pakistan prime minister and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan on Friday accused former ...

Nepal Home Ministry to remain under jurisdiction of PM Dahal after Lamichhane's resignation

Kathmandu [Nepal], January 28 (ANI): The Nepal Home Ministry will remain under the jurisdiction of Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal ...

Half Moon Bay Shooting Suspect Had Complained About Gun Violence

washington - The tragic shooting this week at a mushroom farm in northern California's Half Moon Bay wasn't the first ...

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Walmart minimum wage to start at $14/hr, still below Costco, Target

BENTONVILLE, Arkansas: To attract and retain employees in a tight domestic labor market, Walmart has announced that it it will ...

Technology stocks in demand as U.S. markets move modestly higher

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks hesitatingly continued higher Friday, reflecting widespread gains, albeit modest ones, across the globe."We're ...

Artificial meat given first approval by US officials

NEW YORK CITY, New York: As early as this year, lab-grown meat could be served in some restaurants in the ...

As travel opens up, Thailand prepares for 5 million Chinese tourists

BANGKOK, Thailand: Following China's reopening and the end of its strict COVID-19 restrictions, businesses on Thailand's holiday island of Phuket ...

Recession fears fade as investors weigh into U.S. stocks

NEW YORK, New York - Recession fears faded on Wall Street Thursday as annualized 4th quarter GDP (gross domestic product) ...

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Finland, Sweden expected to quickly join NATO

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Finland and Sweden are prepared to join the NATO alliance, the U.S. State Department announced this week.The move ...


US files antitrust case against Google over digital advertising

WASHINGTON D.C.: The US Justice Department has filed an antitrust complaint claiming that Google is abusing its dominance in digital ...


Smoking banned from Mexican hotels and beaches

Public health experts have welcomed Mexico's ban on cigarette smoking in all public places, including hotels and beaches, after the ...


Lawyers suing as Consumer Reports says high metal levels in chocolates

YONKERS, New York: After testing discovered harmful levels of heavy metals in chocolate, consumer magazine Consumer Reports has urged four ...


France military ordered out of Burkina Faso in west Africa

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso: As Burkina Faso, in western Africa, faces an Islamist insurgency, it is set to end a military ...


As births continue to fall, Japan seeks incentives for parents

TOKYO, Japan: Japanese Prime minister Fumio Kishida said this week that it was "now or never" for Japan, one of ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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