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Jobless rate rose in December to 7.4 percent

1 minute ago   |   Boston Herald

The state's unemployment rate ticked back up in December, climbing to 7.4% and again rising above the national average, according to the Executive Office of Labor and Workforce...
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Famed dumpy New York City bus terminal bound for upgrade

1 minute ago   |   Boston Herald

NEW YORK - New York City's main bus terminal, long ridiculed for leaky ceilings, dirty bathrooms and frequent delays, could be in for a major overhaul. The Port Authority of...
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Florida reports 9,535 new COVID-19 cases as US infections top 25 million

1 minute ago   |   Orlando Sentinel

The Florida Department of Health reported 129 more resident deaths linked to COVID-19 on Sunday along with 9,535 new positive cases. To date, 1,649,449 people have been...
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Boston finishes strong, No. 4 So. Carolina tops LSU 69-65

Boston finishes strong, No. 4 So. Carolina tops LSU 69-65

11 minutes ago   |   WYFF   |   2 articles

Gamecocks improve to 7-0 in SEC play
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Canada Worries About Biden's ‘Buy American' After Keystone Blow

43 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg

Canada is uneasy about President Joe Biden's planned “Buy American” provisions and will press the case against moves that would harm the countries' $725 billion trade...
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Rory McIlroy's wild streak of top-five finishes without a victory continues in Abu Dhabi

49 minutes ago   |   CBS Sports

Tyrrell Hatton clipped the four-time major winner in Abu Dhabi this week
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Grady scores 22 to carry Davidson past UMass 69-60

1 hour ago   |   Saint Louis Today

AMHERST, Mass. - Kellan Grady scored 20 of his 22 points in the second half as Davidson topped UMass in a 69-60 come-from-behind win on Sunday.
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Boston's finishes strong, No. 4 So. Carolina tops LSU 69-65

Boston's finishes strong, No. 4 So. Carolina tops LSU 69-65

1 hour ago   |   Saint Louis Today   |   2 articles

BATON ROUGE, La. - Aliyah Boston scored 11 of her 20 points in the second half and grabbed 14 rebounds to help No. 4 South Carolina secure a 69-65 victory over LSU on Sunday.
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Clemson women blow big lead, top No. 23 Syracuse 86-77 in OT

1 hour ago   |   Saint Louis Today

CLEMSON, S.C. - Kendall Spray scored 24 points with seven 3-pointers, Amari Robinson added 23 points and short-handed Clemson upended No. 23 Syracuse 86-77 in overtime Sunday...
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Pius Suter hat trick lifts Blackhawks to win over Red Wings

1 hour ago   |   NBC Sports   |   2 articles

Pius Suter scored the first three goals of his career on Sunday afternoon to help lift the Chicago Blackhawks to a 6-2 win over the Detroit Red Wings.
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Miami Heat to use COVID-19-sniffing dogs to screen fans at basketball games

Miami Heat to use COVID-19-sniffing dogs to screen fans at basketball games

Starting this week, a limited number of ticket holders will be in the seats as well. And they'll have to get past the dogs before gaining admittance. Read more ...

Conor McGregor stunned by Dustin Poirier in UFC return

Conor McGregor stunned by Dustin Poirier in UFC return

“The Diamond” sparkled at UFC Fight Island against the biggest name in combat sports. Dustin Poirier weathered the early storm from Conor McGregor's punches to secure a TKO at... Read more ...

Biden attends Mass at DC church, stops at bagel shop on way back to White House

Biden attends Mass at DC church, stops at bagel shop on way back to White House

President Biden attended Mass on the first Sunday after he entered the White House - and then stopped on the ride back at a popular D.C. bagel joint. The nation's second... Read more ...

Suter scores first 3 NHL goals as Blackhawks beat Red Wings

Suter scores first 3 NHL goals as Blackhawks beat Red Wings

CHICAGO - Pius Suter scored his first three NHL goals, Kevin Lankinen made 25 saves and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Detroit Red Wings 6-2 on Sunday for their second... Read more ...

UFC 257 reaction: Dustin Poirier TKOs Conor McGregor, Michael Chandler wins...

UFC 257 reaction: Dustin Poirier TKOs Conor McGregor, Michael Chandler wins debut

It proved to be a big night for the underdogs at UFC 257 as Dustin Poirier and Michael Chandler loaded up and scored a pair of eye-catching TKOs to stake their claims for a... Read more ...

Illinois health officials report 3,292 new cases of COVID-19, 40 deaths

Illinois health officials report 3,292 new cases of COVID-19, 40 deaths

CHICAGO - Illinois health officials reported 3,292 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 Sunday, including 40 additional deaths. The deaths were reported in the... Read more ...

Pirates acquire four players after trading pitcher Jameson Taillon to the...

Pirates acquire four players after trading pitcher Jameson Taillon to the New York Yankees

The newest Pirates players include right-handed pitcher Roansy Contreras, infielder Maikol Escotto, outfielder Canaan Smith and right-handed pitcher Miguel Yajure. Read more ...

Washington Monument closes due to COVID-19 pandemic

Washington Monument closes due to COVID-19 pandemic

The Washington Monument will close in a bid to help stem the tide of the COVID-19 pandemic, the National Parks Service said. The 555-foot marble obelisk tower, the construction... Read more ...

Sen. Paul clashes with George Stephanopoulos over 2020 election results

Sen. Paul clashes with George Stephanopoulos over 2020 election results

Sen. Rand Paul and ABC News anchor George Stephanopoulos on Sunday got into a fiery exchange over President Joe Biden winning the 2020 presidential election - with the... Read more ...

Newspaper: President Trump pressured DOJ to file case with Supreme Court to...

Newspaper: President Trump pressured DOJ to file case with Supreme Court to overturn election results

Former President Donald Trump pushed the Department of Justice to directly ask the Supreme Court to invalidate President Joe Biden's election win, people familiar with the... Read more ...