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‘It was tough to find moments of inspiration': Maria Sharapova explains ending her tennis career after ‘incredibly difficult' ban

‘It was tough to find moments of inspiration': Maria Sharapova explains ending her tennis career after ‘incredibly difficult' ban

9 minutes ago   |   RT

Russian former world number one tennis player Maria Sharapova has opened up about her reasons for retiring, explaining that injuries and her doping ban made it difficult to...
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Key West wants to ban people from feeding roaming chickens

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio

KEY WEST, Fla - Feral chickens run free in Key West, just one of those things that keep the Southernmost City charmingly weird. But what's delightful here and there becomes a...
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GameStop leaps another 6% as retail investors push harder against short-sellers

GameStop leaps another 6% as retail investors push harder against short-sellers

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement GameStop gained as much as 6% in early Friday trading as retail investors piled more cash into the high-flying stock. Citron Research partner Andrew Left...
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NBA Rumors: Latest Trade Buzz on Zach LaVine, P.J. Tucker, Kevin Porter Jr

1 hour ago   |   Bleacher Report

The 2020-21 NBA trade deadline isn't until March 25. However, in a sense, it feels like this year's deadline will be a bit anticlimactic...
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Just Trade Me: NFL Youngsters Who Need a Fresh Start

1 hour ago   |   Bleacher Report

A handful of young players around the NFL could use a fresh start with a new team in 2021. Plenty of youngsters will have a chance to sign somewhere else in free agency this...
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President Joe Biden Lifts Muslim Travel Ban, Giving Immigrants In New York Hope

1 hour ago   |   CBS

NEW YORK - The new president has already fired off a flurry of executive orders, and one of them has immigrants hopeful. President Joe Biden has lifted the travel ban from...
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Japan Maintains Severe Assessment of Economy Amid Emergency

1 hour ago   |   Bloomberg

Japan's government maintained its assessment of the economy in January, using the same terms to describe its state for the seventh straight month, amid a jump in coronavirus...
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Former GM Charley Casserly says QB Matt Stafford is ‘not going anywhere'

1 hour ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

NFL Network analyst Charley Casserly says that despite trade rumors, the Detroit Lions arent going to deal quarterback Matt Stafford this offseason.
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Swiss voters favour ‘burqa ban', poll shows ahead of public vote

1 hour ago   |   Al Jazeera

More than 60 percent of voters will vote yes, or are considering doing so, in upcoming referendum, survey shows.
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Top Sales: Elon Musk and Trevor Noah closed December's top deals

2 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times

December saw five homes trade hands for $25 million or more, including deals from Elon Musk and Trevor Noah.
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McConnell seeks to push Trump impeachment trial to February

McConnell seeks to push Trump impeachment trial to February

McConnell on Thursday proposed delaying the trial until February to give the former president time to prepare and review his case. Read more ...

7 Democratic senators call for ethics probe into Cruz and Hawley to...

7 Democratic senators call for ethics probe into Cruz and Hawley to determine whether their electoral college objections contributed to the Capitol siege

Summary List Placement Seven Democratic senators have called for an ethics probe into Republican Sens. Josh Hawley and Ted Cruz over their objections to the Electoral College... Read more ...

WATCH: Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier hit the scale at the UFC 257...

WATCH: Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier hit the scale at the UFC 257 official weigh-ins

Watch live as the fighters take to the scale on "UFC Fight Island" as Conor McGregor, Dustin Poirier, Michael Chandler and Dan Hooker take the scale ahead of their huge... Read more ...

COVID-19 timeline: It's been one year since the first announced case in the...

COVID-19 timeline: It's been one year since the first announced case in the United States

It's been one year since COVID-19 was first detected in the United States. Here's a list of several key dates and events relating to the pandemic since then. Read more ...

President Biden halts new oil and gas leases, permits on US land and water

President Biden halts new oil and gas leases, permits on US land and water

The Biden administration has suspended new oil and gas leasing and drilling permits on U.S. land and water for 60 days. Read more ...

National Guardsmen allowed back into Capitol after being ‘banished' to garage

National Guardsmen allowed back into Capitol after being ‘banished' to garage

The National Guard troops who were “banished” to a cramped parking garage amid outrage after protecting Washington, DC, in the aftermath of the deadly riots have been allowed... Read more ...

Steelers tight end Vance McDonald retires

Steelers tight end Vance McDonald retires

Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Vance McDonald has announced his retirement, the team said Friday morning. Read more ...

CPS: Vaccinations for thousands of staff members expected to begin mid-February

CPS: Vaccinations for thousands of staff members expected to begin mid-February

CHICAGO - Chicago Public Schools and the Chicago Department of Public Health announced Friday details of the plan to vaccinate thousands of eligible staff and educators under... Read more ...

Biden prepares executive orders aimed at combating hunger, protecting workers

Biden prepares executive orders aimed at combating hunger, protecting workers

President Joe Biden will sign two executive orders on Friday aimed at fighting hunger, protecting American workers and providing economic relief to families whose jobs and... Read more ...

State leaders worried about maintaining adequate COVID-19 vaccine supply

State leaders worried about maintaining adequate COVID-19 vaccine supply

LOS ANGELES - Even after President Joe Biden's announcement of his national COVID-19 strategy , vaccination anxiety is still prevalent all over the country, including hard-hit... Read more ...