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Two deaths reported after using air freshener sold at Walmart

WASHINGTON D.C.: Walmart has pulled from its shelf an air freshener linked to two deaths.The first patient to get sick ...

Two days of chaos as computer outage cripples Skywest flights

SEATTLE, Washington: Due to an "internal technical issue", believed to be a server outage, SkyWest, the regional airline which operates ...

Californian Gas Station Charges $7 Per Gallon

GORDA, California: In Gorda, California gasoline prices have topped $7 per gallon, according to local news station ABC 30. "The ...

US unemployment claims fall to lowest level since March 2020

WASHINGTON D.C.: The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits dropped by 6,000 to 290,000 last week, the third straight ...

US government warns Americans to avoid travel to Singapore

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the State Department have warned Americans to avoid travel ...

For first time in US, hearing aids to be sold over the counter

WASHINGTON D.C.: A proposal by health officials in the United States will allow the public to purchase non-prescription hearing aids, ...

India says it will continue to support Sudan, South Sudan in journey towards peace, development

New York [US], October 27 (ANI): India will continue to support Sudan and South Sudan in their journey towards peace ...

Sixers hope to have Joel Embiid vs. winless Pistons

Joel Embiid has suffered through a litany of injuries since joining the league in 2014. In fact, he missed his ...

Turkey deploys troops on Syrian border to launch offensive against Kurds: Reports

Ankara [Turkey], October 27 (ANI/Sputnik): Turkey has deployed hundreds of soldiers in northern Syria to launch an offensive against US-backed ...

Taliban-appointed top diplomat, head of US Mission to Afghanistan meet in Qatar: Kabul

Kabul [Afghanistan], October 27 (ANI): Acting Afghan Foreign Minister from the Taliban government, Amir Khan Muttaqi, on Wednesday met with ...

Mort Sahl, trailblazing stand-up comic, dies at 94

Washington [US], October 27 (ANI): Mort Sahl, a political satirist whose biting wit and uncompromising intellect broadened the world of ...

US will explore development of Indo-Pacific economic framework: Biden

Washington [US], October 27 (ANI): US President Joe Biden on Wednesday announced that America will explore the development of an ...

Jets announce QB Mike White as starter vs. Bengals

New York Jets backup quarterback Mike White will get his first NFL start Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals. White replaces ...

White House officials, US lawmakers celebrate Diwali with Indian diaspora in Capitol Hill

Washington [US], October 27 (ANI): Several officials of the White House and US lawmakers celebrated Diwali with the Indian diaspora ...

US issues 1st passport with 'X' gender marker

Washington [US], October 27 (ANI): In a historic move, the US on Wednesday (local time) issued the first passport with ...

Report: Bulls' Zach LaVine to play through thumb injury

Chicago Bulls guard Zach LaVine has a small tear in the thumb of his non-shooting hand, but intends to play ...

PM Modi participates in 16th East Asia Summit, reaffirms India's focus on free, open Indo-Pacific

New Delhi [India], October 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday participated in the 16th East Asia Summit hosted ...

Roger Goodell: NFL investigation of Deshaun Watson 'ongoing'

Nothing to report is the status of the NFL's investigation into Deshaun Watson's alleged off-field conduct, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell ...

Study finds Americans do less physical activity a day than 200 years ago

Washington [US], October 27 (ANI): A new research has estimated that the average American does about 30 minutes less physical ...

President Kovind pays floral tribute to former President KR Narayanan on his birth anniversary

New Delhi [India], October 27 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday paid floral tribute to former President KR Narayanan ...

The BIGGEST defeat that U.S. troops suffered in Russia

Russians and Americans rarely came face to face on the battlefield. However, the bloodiest skirmishes between them took place in ...

NHL roundup: Jets score twice in final 80 seconds to stun Ducks

Nikolaj Ehlers scored twice in the final 80 seconds, both in a 19-second span, as the Winnipeg Jets pulled out ...

Washington should stop politicizing market economy rules

© Provided by Xinhua The United States always proclaims itself as a champion of market rules. Yet when Washington feels ...

NBA roundup: Lakers, without LeBron, edge Spurs in OT

Anthony Davis racked up 35 points and grabbed 17 rebounds, Russell Westbrook added 33 points and 10 rebounds, and the ...

Top Biden administration official and US lawmakers celebrate Diwali at Capitol Hill

By Reena BhardwajWashington [US], October 27 (ANI): Top official of the White House and influential US lawmakers together with members ...

439 Americans still stuck in Afghanistan, says Pentagon

Washington [US], October 27 (ANI): The Pentagon during a Senate hearing on Tuesday said that there are still 439 Americans ...

PM Modi to attend 16th East Asia, 18th ASEAN-India summits

New Delhi [India], October 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to attend the 16th East Asia Summit on ...

Looking forward to work closely with India: Israel new envoy presents credentials to President Kovind

Tel Aviv [Israel], October 27 (ANI): Israel's new Ambassador Naor Gilon presented his Letters of Credence to President Ram Nath ...

Carli Lloyd says farewell as USWNT routs South Korea

Carli Lloyd bid farewell to the U.S. women's national team during an emotional friendly in Saint Paul, Minn., on Tuesday. ...

Andrew Mangiapane, Flames get off to fast start in win over Devils

Andrew Mangiapane scored twice in the first period to take a share of the early NHL scoring lead as the ...

Knicks end 15-game skid against 76ers

Kemba Walker scored 10 of his team-high 19 points in a decisive second quarter run Tuesday night for the host ...

Blinken speaks to Sudan prime minister, welcomes his release

Washington [US], October 27 (ANI/Sputnik): US Secretary of State Antony Blinken in a telephone call with Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla ...

Turkish parliament ratifies motion on launching cross-border operations toward Iraq, Syria

Ankara [Turkey], October 27 (ANI/Xinhua): Turkish parliament on Tuesday ratified a motion extending authorisation for the government to launch cross-border ...

Texans CEO apologizes for 'inappropriate' comment

Cal McNair, the Houston Texans chairman and CEO, apologized Tuesday for an anti-Asian comment he made at a team golf ...

World still on track for 2.7 Celsius temperature rise on current climate plans: UN

New York [US], October 27 (ANI): The present commitments to cut greenhouse gas emissions will still put the planet on ...

Report: Padres interview Ozzie Guillen for open manager spot

The San Diego Padres interviewed Ozzie Guillen for their vacant managerial position, The Athletic reported Tuesday. Guillen, 57, played in ...

Surging Red Bulls, sinking D.C. United set for rivalry clash

Two sides on opposite trajectories square off when the red-hot New York Red Bulls visit a struggling D.C. United on ...

Defending champs Crew cling to playoff hopes vs. Orlando City

The Columbus Crew try to keep their faint postseason hopes alive when they host Orlando City on Wednesday. Columbus (10-13-8, ...

Giants S Jabrill Peppers (ACL) done for season

New York Giants safety Jabrill Peppers ruptured his ACL and is done for the season. Peppers, 26, injured his knee ...

USMNT coach Gregg Berhalter named to Hall veteran ballot

United States Men's National Team head coach Gregg Berhalter was one of 22 persons named as veteran ballot semifinalists Tuesday ...

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As Covid returns, Austria warns of lockdown for unvaccinated

VIENNA, Austria: Austrian Chancellor Alexander Schallenberg said unvaccinated people in the country could face new lockdown restrictions, as COVID-19 cases ...

Germany reports 15,145 new infections in one day, highest since May

BERLIN, Germany: On Saturday, Germany recorded the highest number of new coronavirus cases since mid-May, rising from 95 to 100 ...

South African elephant kills poacher, chases off hunters

KRUGER NATIONAL PARK, South Africa: An elephant has trampled a suspected poacher to death in South Africa's Kruger National Park, ...

As Covid infections, deaths rise, Moscow closing schools, businesses

MOSCOW, Russia: As Russia recorded the highest numbers of coronavirus infections and deaths since the pandemic began in 2020, beginning ...

4,000 pound sunfish is largest ever seen by experts

Autonomous Ceuta, Spain: A 4,000 pound sunfish was released after being caught in a fishing net off of autonomous Ceuta, ...

Russia, China hold naval patrol off Japan

MOSCOW, Russia: Russia and China have conducted their first-ever joint patrol in the western part of the Pacific Ocean, the ...

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