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Fluffernutter among new words added to Merriam-Webster dictionary

30 days ago   |   By WMUR

The peanut butter and marshmallow fluff sandwich that is popular in New England is now part of the greater American lexicon.
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Goetta among new words added to Merriam-Webster dictionary

Goetta among new words added to Merriam-Webster dictionary

30 days ago   |   By WLWT

Finally goetta-ing the recognition it deserves, goetta has been officially added to the dictionary.
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How vaccine makers plan to address the new COVID-19 omicron variant

How vaccine makers plan to address the new COVID-19 omicron variant

A new coronavirus variant, first discovered in South Africa, has begun to spread around the globe. Vaccine producers say they're working to get ahead of the new strain. Read more ...

Louisville basketball wins Bahamas Championship

Louisville basketball wins Bahamas Championship

The Cards beat Maryland Saturday morning Read more ...

Michigan topples Ohio State for Jim Harbaugh's first win over rival

Michigan topples Ohio State for Jim Harbaugh's first win over rival

Jim Harbaugh finally has his first win over Ohio State and Michigan is in position to reach the College Football playoff for the first time in his tenure. Read more ...

LeBron James fined $15,000 for 'obscene gesture' celebration

LeBron James fined $15,000 for 'obscene gesture' celebration

The NBA has consistently fined players between $15,000 to $25,000 for performing a routine popularized by former NBA star Sam Cassell when he was playing for the Milwaukee Bucks. Read more ...

Rangers' Artemi Panarin fined $5K for throwing glove at Brad Marchand

Rangers' Artemi Panarin fined $5K for throwing glove at Brad Marchand

Rangers forward Artemi Panarin was fined $5,000 for throwing a glove at the Bruins' Brad Marchand during Friday's game. According to The Post's Larry Brooks, Marchand invoked... Read more ...

Omicron variant found in UK, Germany, Czech Republic

Omicron variant found in UK, Germany, Czech Republic

The new Omicron variant of the coronavirus has now been detected in the United Kingdom, while suspected cases have also surfaced in Germany and the Czech Republic. Read more ...

At least 2 people in the U.K. have the omicron variant, health secretary says

At least 2 people in the U.K. have the omicron variant, health secretary says

The cases involve travel to southern Africa, where the latest COVID variant of concern was first identified, the British health secretary said. No cases have been identified in... Read more ...

Paolo Banchero propels No. 5 Duke to thrilling win over No. 1 Gonzaga

Paolo Banchero propels No. 5 Duke to thrilling win over No. 1 Gonzaga

Paolo Banchero scored 21 points to help Duke hold off a turnover-prone Gonzaga team 84-81 on Friday night in front of an announced 20,389 fans - the largest basketball crowd... Read more ...

Marcus Stroman: Mets aren't going to re-sign me

Marcus Stroman: Mets aren't going to re-sign me

The Mets' new front office doesn't appear eager to bring back the team's most consistent and healthiest pitcher from a season ago. Marcus Stroman, who is a free agent after... Read more ...

No cases of Omicron COVID variant reported in US so far, CDC says

No cases of Omicron COVID variant reported in US so far, CDC says

No cases of the new COVID-19 Omicron variant have been confirmed in the US to date, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday. Read more ...