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Injuries Continue to Shape the USWNT Ahead of the SheBelieves Cup

Injuries Continue to Shape the USWNT Ahead of the SheBelieves Cup

7 hours ago   |   SI

Alex Morgan and Megan Rapinoe headline Vlatko Andonovski's 23-player squad for February's tournament. The U.S. women's national team is back on home soil after kicking off the...
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Video: Watch 2 astronauts spacewalk today to prep solar arrays that will boost the space station's power supply

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Expedition 68 Flight Engineer Koichi Wakata of the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency is pictured in his Extravehicular Mobility Unit , or spacesuit, during a seven-hour and...
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Japan's conveyor belt sushi industry takes a licking from an errant customer

Japan's conveyor belt sushi industry takes a licking from an errant customer

16 hours ago   |   NPR

The public's reaction to reports of one customer defiling utensils at sushi eateries suggests it's a brazen assault on two things of which Japanese are very proud, their sushi...
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China-Russia relationship a threat - NATO chief

China-Russia relationship a threat - NATO chief

1 day ago   |   RT

Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has claimed that the Western bloc needs more friends in Asia amid Beijing's rise China and Russia are leading an “authoritarian pushback”...
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USWNT SheBelieves Cup roster: Megan Rapinoe returns to the squad for matches against Brazil, Canada, Japan

USWNT SheBelieves Cup roster: Megan Rapinoe returns to the squad for matches against Brazil, Canada, Japan

1 day ago   |   CBS Sports

As the World Cup draws closer the side has a chance to test itself against some of the world's best
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Asia Is Loosening Rules on Masks. Here's Why People Still Wear Them

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Many other countries dropped pandemic mask requirements months ago. But in places like South Korea, which got rid of its rule this week, masks remain common.
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US Marines are taking position on 'key terrain' around Taiwan as tensions rise with China

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

US Marines exit a CH-53E helicopter during Balikatan 22 in northern Luzon in March 2022. US Marine Corps/Sgt. Melanye Martinez The US and Japan said in January that a Marine...
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Days after skier Kyle Smaine's death in Japan avalanche, wife reflects on his love of skiing

Days after skier Kyle Smaine's death in Japan avalanche, wife reflects on his love of skiing

2 days ago   |   KCRA

The South Lake Tahoe and ski communities are mourning the loss of one of their beloved professional skiers.
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Ghostly flying 'whirlpool' that appeared above Hawaii could be leftover SpaceX rocket fuel

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

A blue spiral flies through the night sky on January 18. Photo captured by a National Astronomical Observatory of Japan camera. National Astronomical Observatory of Japan A...
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Jay Briscoe ‘Captured the Spirit of Pro Wrestling'

Jay Briscoe ‘Captured the Spirit of Pro Wrestling'

2 days ago   |   SI

The Ring of Honor wrestler, who died earlier this month in a car crash, will be remembered as a star inside the ring and a generous soul outside it. Courtesy of Impact...
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Pro Bowl Games Skills Showdown: AFC takes early lead behind Derek Carr's...

Pro Bowl Games Skills Showdown: AFC takes early lead behind Derek Carr's precision passing

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Biden, Black caucus agree on path forward on police reform

Biden, Black caucus agree on path forward on police reform

"This is going to require all of us, including Republicans, to get across the finish line," says chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus Read more ...

Parents say 'school choice' doesn't include kids with special needs

Parents say 'school choice' doesn't include kids with special needs

The Tollaris told KCCI that they were devastated to see Gov. Reynolds' 'school choice' plan signed into law last month because it leaves out kids like Natalia. Read more ...

Chinese Spy Balloon Over U.S. Sparks Wave of Backlash for Biden

"President Trump would have never tolerated this," Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene said while demanding that Biden shoot down the balloon "immediately." Read more ...

Biden expected to announce $500M for Philadelphia water upgrades, lead...

Funding is coming from the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, American Rescue Plan and annual appropriations, according to the official. Read more ...

GOP right to kick 9/11-downplaying Ilhan Omar off Foreign Affairs

GOP right to kick 9/11-downplaying Ilhan Omar off Foreign Affairs

Omar has the right to believe anything she likes. Her constituents have the right to keep sending her to Congress. And the House majority has the right to refuse her seats on... Read more ...

Jets' season-ticket renewals increase despite price hike

Jets' season-ticket renewals increase despite price hike

Offseason optimism around the Jets is high, and that has been reflected in the early returns on their season-ticket sales. Read more ...

Driver mows down biking doctor before stabbing him to death on Pacific Coast...

Driver mows down biking doctor before stabbing him to death on Pacific Coast Highway: cops

"As of right now we currently don't truly understand the why... as far as motivation and any type of relationship." Read more ...

Not even rule analysts can make sense of NFL's mindless review system

Not even rule analysts can make sense of NFL's mindless review system

What happened? Why does football no longer resemble football? Who did this to it? Why? Read more ...

Lebioda leads on a day of ever-changing conditions at Pebble

Lebioda leads on a day of ever-changing conditions at Pebble

Hank Lebioda knows as well as anyone about change, and not just the Pebble Beach weather. He's the leader after the opening round at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. Lebioda had... Read more ...