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Retirement opens up the world for U.S. mountaineer colonel

KATHMANDU, Nepal - A retired Air Force colonel from the United States climbed the world's highest mountain on Friday morning, ...


OF Gerardo Parra, and 'Baby Shark' folk hero, retires

Veteran outfielder Gerardo Parra, who became a fan favorite with the Washington Nationals on their 2019 World Series run, announced ...


Tigers put OFs Austin Meadows, Victor Reyes on IL

The Detroit Tigers placed outfielders Austin Meadows (vertigo) and Victor Reyes (quad strain) on the 10-day injured list Monday after ...


Mets aim to rebound from series loss vs. Cardiinals

The New York Mets experienced plenty of success and charmed moments during the first five-plus weeks of the season. But ...


Rays, Tigers start series with optimistic outlooks

Suddenly, there is light at what appeared to be endless tunnels for the Detroit Tigers and Tampa Bay Rays. When ...


Orioles have work cut out against surging Yankees

The New York Yankees will look to continue one of their best starts in franchise history when they visit the ...


Tigers win, complete three-game sweep of Orioles

Tarik Skubal struck out 11 batters in six innings, Miguel Cabrera homered and drove in two runs and the host ...


Reds lose to Pirates despite tossing no-hitter

Cincinnati rookie right-hander Hunter Greene tossed 7 1/3 no-hit innings against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday afternoon but the visiting ...


Tigers send RHP Michael Pineda to IL, activate OF Victor Reyes

The Detroit Tigers placed right-hander Michael Pineda on the 15-day injured list Sunday with a fractured right middle finger. The ...


After ending 5-game slide, Rockies look to take series from Royals

The Colorado Rockies couldn't hit a home run on their recent six-game trip but more than made up for it ...


Unbeaten in 10 series, Mets look to make it 11 vs. Mariners

Patrick Mazeika's first two game-winning RBIs traveled about 120 feet. His third one Saturday went a lot farther -- and ...


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Czech resort opens world's largest pedestrian suspension bridge

DOLNI MORAVA, Czech Republic: The world's longest pedestrian suspension bridge has opened at a mountain resort in the Czech Republic. ...

Junta outpost attacked: 15 killed, five captured by resistance fighters

SHAN STATE, Myanmar - According to an officer who participated in the assault, two local defense forces have destroyed a ...

Tunisian navy rescues 32 Bangladeshis headed for Europe

TUNIS, Tunisia - The Tunisian navy said Saturday that it rescued 81 migrants, including 32 Bangladeshis, sailing from Libya to ...

Court OKs $1 billion settlement after 2021 collapse of Florida condos

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida: - A nearly $1 billion settlement has been agreed upon in a lawsuit brought by families of ...

Buffalo, New York, mourns shooting victims, 18-year old gunman faces court

The suspect is an 18-year-old white man heavily armed with tactical gear and a helmet, said Buffalo Police Commissioner Joseph ...

Costa Rica declares emergency as hackers attack government

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica: President Rodrigo Chaves, who was sworn in as president on May 8, has declared a state ...

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Braking problems cause Mercedes-Benz to issue do-not-drive order

ATLANTA, Georgia: Mercedes-Benz USA has requested drivers to stop driving some of their autos immediately due to braking problems.The announcement ...

Retirement opens up the world for U.S. mountaineer colonel

KATHMANDU, Nepal - A retired Air Force colonel from the United States climbed the world's highest mountain on Friday morning, ...

OF Gerardo Parra, and 'Baby Shark' folk hero, retires

Veteran outfielder Gerardo Parra, who became a fan favorite with the Washington Nationals on their 2019 World Series run, announced ...

Tigers put OFs Austin Meadows, Victor Reyes on IL

The Detroit Tigers placed outfielders Austin Meadows (vertigo) and Victor Reyes (quad strain) on the 10-day injured list Monday after ...

Mets aim to rebound from series loss vs. Cardiinals

The New York Mets experienced plenty of success and charmed moments during the first five-plus weeks of the season. But ...

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U.S. stock markets undermined by weak Chinese data

NEW YORK, New York - Weak economic news out of China undermined stocks on Wall Street on Monday. The major ...


Braking problems cause Mercedes-Benz to issue do-not-drive order

ATLANTA, Georgia: Mercedes-Benz USA has requested drivers to stop driving some of their autos immediately due to braking problems.The announcement ...


U.S. dollar reaches all-time high in Pakistan, crosses Rs194 in interbank trade

KARACHI, Pakistan - The U.S. dollar climbed past Rs194 in the interbank market in Pakistan on Monday as analysts expressed ...


Three bidders weigh purchasing Italy's state-owned ITA Airways

ROME, Italy: Italy has announced plans to sell state-owned ITA Airways, the successor to Alitalia, by the end of June, ...


Stocks in Asia range-bound as markets contemplate next move

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks struggled for direction in Asia on Monday. Early gains evaporated later in the data, although ...


China's Green Valley ends Alzheimer's drug test due to funding

BEIJING, China: China's Green Valley Pharmaceutical company has prematurely ended an FDA approved study on its GV-971 to treat mild ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

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