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Site Icon The number of minority hires for open positions in the NFL nearly doubled to 34.6% in 2021.According to the league’s demographics study obtained Friday by The Associated Press, the minority... Site Icon NEW YORK (AP) — Netflix on Friday released a study it commissioned from top academic researchers that shows the streaming giant is outpacing much of the film industry in the inclusivity of its... 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Scientists explain. Site Icon The Latest: Sweden warns of possible local lockdowns Site Icon COVID-19 bill would scale up ability to spot virus mutationsBy RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVARFebruary 17, 2021 GMT Site Icon Some dinosaur migration was delayed by climate, study shows Site Icon Kids can easily bypass age restrictions on social media platforms, study warns Site Icon Increasing the minimum wage will reduce infant deaths, study says Site Icon How did the dinosaurs die? Harvard study shows monstrous comet, not asteroid, behind extinction Site Icon Comet or asteroid? 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Scientists say they can actually help slow aging Site Icon Global spending on green economic stimulus slowly tracking upwards: study Site Icon Biden tours Maryland lab that developed COVID-19 vaccine Site Icon CHICAGO (AP) — In the last decade, high-profile police killings — including George Floyd in 2020 — have shaken the nation and led to widespread protests and calls for reform, including hiring more... Site Icon BERLIN — Chancellor Angela Merkel says Germany didn’t act quickly enough last fall to prevent a second surge in coronavirus infections.“We didn’t shut down public life early enough or... Site Icon Study: Smaller cars may be why crashes injure women more Site Icon Two masks, snug fit reduces COVID-19 spread, U.S. study shows Site Icon Antarctica at the equator? Scientists reveal one billion years of Earth history in 40 seconds! 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Site Icon Eating just 2 eggs a day raises risk of death from heart disease and cancer Site Icon Closing schools doesn’t help reduce COVID-19 deaths, surprising study reveals Site Icon Marijuana can quickly reduce blood pressure among older adults, study says Site Icon WHO team: Coronavirus unlikely to have leaked from China labBy EMILY WANG FUJIYAMAFebruary 9, 2021 GMT Site Icon WHO says coronavirus unlikely to have leaked from China labFebruary 9, 2021 GMT Site Icon Fossil fuel pollution causes one in five premature deaths globally: study Site Icon When Dr. Stanley Fineman started as an allergist in Atlanta, he told patients they should start taking their medications and prepare for the drippy, sneezy onslaught of pollen season around St.... Site Icon When Dr. Stanley Fineman started as an allergist in Atlanta, he told patients they should start taking their medications and prepare for the drippy, sneezy onslaught of pollen season around St.... Site Icon Global health officials back AstraZeneca vaccine after South Africa study rings alarm Site Icon Scientists warn over misuse of climate models in financial markets Site Icon Study Reveals Brain Chemistry Behind Human Bonding Site Icon Study debunks myth that sex trafficking surges during the Super Bowl Site Icon Do Bugs Feel Pain? Study Reveals Insects Fight Chronic Pain After Suffering Injury Site Icon Americans — Especially Married Folks — Having Less Sex Than In Years Past: Study Site Icon Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID shot less effective against South African variant: study Site Icon Study Finds Way To Predict Terrorist Activities — With 90% Accuracy Site Icon Vaccinations Have Saved 10.3 Million Lives Since 1962, Study Finds Site Icon Japan scientists to study source of high heat on asteroid Site Icon NEW DELHI — India’s third nationwide study of prevailing coronavirus infections found that 21.4% of adults had already been infected before vaccinations started in January. Site Icon The Birds & The Trees: Doses Of Nature Relieve Stress, Anxiety, Study Finds Site Icon Britain to test mixing and matching of COVID-19 vaccines Site Icon Study finds COVID-19 vaccine may reduce virus transmissionBy DANICA KIRKA and LAURAN NEERGAARDFebruary 3, 2021 GMT Site Icon UK says new study vindicates delaying 2nd virus vaccine shot Site Icon Scientists develop ‘holy grail’ nanoparticle injection that treats skin cancer Site Icon In Pain? Reading May Bring You Relief, Study Suggests Site Icon Sinopharm's COVID-19 vaccine remained active against S.Africa variant, effect reduced - lab study Site Icon Recovered COVID patients likely protected for at least six months, study finds Site Icon Hot weather and wind has a bigger impact on COVID’s spread than not social distancing, study concludes Site Icon Gun deaths among U.S. toddlers and young children continues to rise, concerning study reveals Site Icon MOSCOW (AP) — Russian scientists say the country's Sputnik V vaccine appears safe and effective against COVID-19, according to early results of an advanced study published in a British medical... Site Icon 'Patriot Party' Trump supporter groups grow rapidly on Facebook: study Site Icon Even Partners In Strongest Relationships Struggle With Emotional Cues, Study Finds Site Icon Transform economics to halt destruction of the natural world, UK study urges Site Icon LSD ‘frees’ the brain from the natural way it processes information, study reveals Site Icon Americans Could’ve Saved $5.4 Billion By Refinancing, Study Finds Site Icon Crickets for dinner? Not if you have a shellfish allergy, scientists discover Site Icon TUSKEGEE, Ala. (AP) — Lucenia Dunn spent the early days of the coronavirus pandemic encouraging people to wear masks and keep a safe distance from each other in Tuskegee, a mostly Black city where... Site Icon Study Reveals Why Pandas Have Black & White Fur Patterns Site Icon Naked mole-rats ‘speak’ in different ‘languages’ just like humans, study shows
Site Icon Butler, Dragic carry Heat past NBA-best Jazz, 124-116 Site Icon AP interview: Silver lays out reasons for NBA All-Star Game Site Icon 5-inning games, 2-out innings? Odd MLB spring look on deck Site Icon Fungo golf for Giants pitchers; fans for MLB spring games Site Icon Michigan St beats No. 4 Ohio St 71-67, improves NCAA resume Site Icon The Utah Jazz said they will “thoroughly investigate” an allegation from former NBA player Elijah Millsap that longtime team executive Dennis Lindsey directed a bigoted statement toward him during... Site Icon NBA suspends Wolves’ Beasley 12 games for felony gun threat Site Icon Suns’ Booker replaces Lakers’ Davis in NBA All-Star Game Site Icon The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:___Julius “Dr. J” Erving is the latest NBA legend to reveal that he’s gotten vaccinated against the... Site Icon COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — In a virtually empty Value City Arena, the matchup between No. 3 Michigan and No. 4 Ohio State in February looked more like an intense NCAA Tournament game in March: good... 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Site Icon USA Basketball called Isaiah Thomas, who hopes NBA does next Site Icon NEW YORK (AP) — NBA All-Star Chris Paul has an off-court project in the works: His first book. Paul's “Sixty-One: Life Lessons from Papa, On and Off the Court” will come out in September,... Site Icon Black MLB players, executives strive to diversify baseball Site Icon DALLAS (AP) — The wintry blast causing misery across Texas has prompted the postponement of an NBA game in Dallas, a second consecutive NHL game and disrupted the college basketball schedule for a... Site Icon The San Antonio Spurs are dealing with a coronavirus outbreak among four players, the NBA said Tuesday, meaning the Spurs will not play until the middle of next week at the earliest. Site Icon Draymond Green slams NBA over star players on trading block Site Icon Duke’s Johnson is forgoing season, declaring for NBA draft Site Icon NBA says strict protocols will be in place for All-Stars Site Icon Elite programs stuck on the NCAA Tournament bubble Site Icon Spring training ’21: New year, but COVID-19 protocols remain Site Icon LeBron warned for flopping; NBA also warns teammate Kuzma Site Icon PHOENIX (AP) — Devin Booker lost plenty of games in his first five NBA seasons. That's part of what makes these past few weeks even more sweet. Site Icon Gonzaga, Baylor top NCAA committee’s initial rankings Site Icon LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anthony Davis scored 35 points and LeBron James had 28 points, nine rebounds and eight assists in the Los Angeles Lakers' seventh consecutive victory, 115-105 over the Memphis... Site Icon NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball revamped its spring training exhibition schedule because of the pandemic, cutting travel for Florida-based teams in an effort to minimize coronavirus... Site Icon Gonzaga's Mark Few isn't being asked the usual question of where his team should be seeded for next month's NCAA Tournament. The Bulldogs remain unbeaten and have been the top-ranked team all... Site Icon MLB season slated to start with Yankees-Jays, Tigers-Indians Site Icon MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest from the Australian Open on Thursday (all times local):6:10 p.m.Mackenzie McDonald, who won NCAA tennis titles at UCLA, eliminated No.... Site Icon LeBron leads Lakers past Thunder again in OT, 114-113 Site Icon NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA said one player tested positive for coronavirus in the past week, meaning only two have gotten that diagnosis in the last three weeks. 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Site Icon Andy Reid came up in the West Coast offense where the quarterback performs almost like an NBA point guard, using short passes that talented playmakers can turn into long gains. Site Icon LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James had 27 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists, Dennis Schröder added 21 points and the Los Angeles Lakers roared away in the second half for a 114-93 victory over the... Site Icon NBA tells teams it plans March 7 All-Star Game in Atlanta Site Icon Latest bill would bar NCAA limits on athlete NIL rights Site Icon NEW YORK (AP) — The average Major League Baseball salary dropped for an unprecedented third straight year, even before the shortened season caused by the novel coronavirus pandemic. Site Icon NHL revises virus protocols with 40 players on COVID-19 list Site Icon No additional NBA players have tested positive for COVID-19 in the last week, the league said Wednesday, after nearly two dozen games had to be called off in the past month because of... Site Icon A 10th trip to the Super Bowl puts Tom Brady in some exclusive company across sports.Brady’s 10th trip to the title round comes a few months after LeBron James did the same in the NBA... Site Icon On Baseball: MLB work stoppage in 2022 increasingly likely Site Icon In the NBA, there’s not much home-court advantage these days Site Icon MLB to start on time after players reject delay Site Icon ATLANTA (AP) — There weren't many fans in the stands, but enough for LeBron James to get in some jawing along the sideline.He didn't mind a bit — especially after the Lakers closed out a... Site Icon NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball has proposed a one-month delay in starting spring training due to the coronavirus pandemic and pushing back opening day to April 28, two people familiar with... 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Site Icon The Cactus League and Arizona community leaders have asked Major League Baseball to delay the start of spring training due to coronavirus concerns just over three weeks before pitchers and... Site Icon CHICAGO (AP) — Anthony Davis scored a season-high 37 points against his hometown team, LeBron James added 17 points and 11 rebounds and the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Chicago Bulls 101-90 on... Site Icon MILWAUKEE (AP) — LeBron James says the results of last season's NBA awards voting didn’t provide extra motivation as his Los Angeles Lakers prepared to face Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee... Site Icon The Memphis Grizzlies are the latest NBA team that will have a coronavirus-related extended break from games, after the league announced Thursday that their next three contests will be postponed... Site Icon NUCSOARA, Romania (AP) — A gentle hero to many in Romania, Valeriu Nicolae says that, at heart, he is more like former NBA star Michael Jordan — highly competitive and eager to improve in what he... Site Icon NBA giving Wizards more time to prepare after virus layoff Site Icon MLB to investigate ex-Mets GM Porter over inappropriate text messages Site Icon The foremost priority in the NBA right now is health, keeping everyone in the league and around the game as safe as possible while playing as the coronavirus pandemic still rages. Site Icon Tennessee fires Pruitt, 9 others for ‘serious’ NCAA issues Site Icon Another NBA game was called off Sunday because of coronavirus concerns, and the Memphis Grizzlies said center Jonas Valanciunas will not play Monday because of the league’s health and safety... 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Site Icon Biden brings empathy to storm-battered Texas, security official lays out state's mistakes Site Icon White House climate czar to AP: Texas storm ‘a wake-up call’By MATTHEW DALYFebruary 26, 2021 GMT Site Icon Vitamin B6 may prevent lethal cytokine storms, blood clots in COVID-19 patients Site Icon Biden to exercise empathy skills in Texas visit after storms Site Icon By the numbers, 2021 looks promising for Miami. Humans are more skeptical about the Hurricanes being back.On the flip side, the math on Notre Dame suggests regression next season. The... 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Site Icon White House says severe winter storm likely due to climate change Site Icon DALLAS (AP) — Ashley Archer, a pregnant, 33-year-old Texas financial adviser, and her husband have been cautious about the coronavirus. They work from home, go out mostly just to get groceries and... Site Icon AP PHOTOS: Winter storms spread power and water woesFebruary 18, 2021 GMT Site Icon AP source: Cruz on vacation in Mexico as storm slams TexasBy STEVE PEOPLES and JAKE BLEIBERGFebruary 18, 2021 GMT Site Icon The Latest on winter weather across the U.S. (all times local):BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — More than 320,000 homes and businesses were without power in Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama early... Site Icon US needs to brace itself for more deadly storms, experts say Site Icon Winter storm pulls away from Texas, but millions still without power Site Icon Power outages linger for millions as another icy storm loomsBy PAUL J. WEBER and JILL BLEEDFebruary 18, 2021 GMT Site Icon US needs to brace itself for more deadly storms, experts sayBy MATTHEW DALY and ELLEN KNICKMEYERFebruary 18, 2021 GMT Site Icon More deadly storms coming so prepare better, experts say Site Icon Houston furniture store offers shelter after winter storm Site Icon CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Spacecraft aiming to land on Mars have skipped past the planet, burned up on entry, smashed into the surface, and made it down amid a fierce dust storm only to spit out... Site Icon Power outages linger for millions as another icy storm looms Site Icon CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Spacecraft aiming to land on Mars have skipped past the planet, burned up on entry, smashed into the surface, and made it down amid a fierce dust storm only to spit out... Site Icon Gunmen storm Nigerian school, kidnap 27 students Site Icon NXP shuts two Austin plants as Texas reels from winter storm Site Icon Gunmen storm Nigerian school, kidnap students Site Icon OCEAN ISLE BEACH, N.C. (AP) — A winter storm that left millions without power in record-breaking cold weather claimed more lives, including three people found dead after a tornado hit a seaside... Site Icon SEATTLE (AP) — A rare winter storm that dumped a foot of snow on Seattle couldn’t keep a 90-year-old woman from her first appointment for the coronavirus vaccine. Site Icon FEMA opened its first COVID-19 mass vaccination sites Tuesday, setting up in Los Angeles and Oakland as part of an effort by the Biden administration to get shots into arms more... Site Icon SEATTLE (AP) — A rare winter storm that dumped a foot of snow on Seattle couldn’t keep a 90-year-old woman from her first appointment for the coronavirus vaccine. Site Icon Winter’s wrath: Bitter cold, no power and a deadly tornado Site Icon Deadly tornado in North Carolina; bitter cold sweeps PlainsFebruary 16, 2021 GMT Site Icon At least 3 dead, 10 injured in North Carolina tornado Site Icon Spanish police storm university, arrest rapper convicted in free speech case Site Icon Spanish police storm university, arrest rapper convicted in free speech case Site Icon U.S. oil wells, refineries shut as winter storm hits energy sector Site Icon Northwest ice storm power outages could last through weekendBy GILLIAN FLACCUS and REBECCA BOONEFebruary 13, 2021 GMT Site Icon FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Dozens of people were taken to hospitals after a massive car crash Thursday morning on an icy interstate in Texas as a winter storm dropped freezing rain, sleet and snow... Site Icon Chilling video footage becomes key exhibit in Trump trial Site Icon SAN PEDRO SULA, Honduras (AP) — Nory Yamileth Hernández and her three teenage children have been living in a battered tent under a bridge on the outskirts of San Pedro Sula since Hurricane Eta... Site Icon Liberty get Howard, Samuelson to Storm, 1st pick to Dallas Site Icon NEW YORK (AP) — Another major snowstorm hit the Northeast on Sunday, less than a week after a storm dumped as much as 2 feet on the region.The National Weather Service predicted around up... Site Icon Column: Volatility storm gives way to inflation gale Site Icon Trump rejects Dems’ request to testify at impeachment trialBy ERIC TUCKER, MARY CLARE JALONICK and JILL COLVINFebruary 5, 2021 GMT Site Icon LONDON (AP) — Taxicab driver Gary Nerden knows colleagues who got seriously ill from COVID-19. He knows the area of east London where he lives and works has among the highest infection rates in... Site Icon LONDON (AP) — Taxicab driver Gary Nerden knows colleagues who got seriously ill from COVID-19. He knows the area of east London where he lives and works has among the highest infection rates in... Site Icon TOKYO (AP) — Derogatory comments about women made earlier in the week by Yoshiro Mori, the president of the Tokyo Olympic organizing committee and a former prime minister, could force him to... Site Icon MOUNT ARLINGTON, N.J. (AP) — This week's winter storm appears to have broken a 122-year-old record for the most snow in a New Jersey community from one storm. Site Icon SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — In the year since California saw its first coronavirus case, Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom has gone from a governor in command to one lurching from one political crisis to... Site Icon Winter storm moves north, dumping snow along its wayFebruary 2, 2021 GMT Site Icon 3:45 p.m.BOSTON — In Massachusetts, Gov. Charlie Baker said the state could expect 12 to 18 inches (30 to 46 centimeters) inches of heavy wet snow through the duration of the storm and he... Site Icon NEW YORK (AP) — A sprawling, lumbering winter storm walloped the Eastern U.S. on Monday, shutting down coronavirus vaccination sites, closing schools and halting transit as snow piled up from the... Site Icon 'Life-threatening' winter storm batters U.S. Northeast Site Icon U.S. Northeast pummeled by one of worst winter storms in years Site Icon Winter storm hits New Jersey with snow, strong winds Site Icon Major storm heads to Northeast after blanketing Midwest Site Icon RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Rod Brind’Amour got the tough and determined performance he wanted from his Carolina Hurricanes as they returned from a pause due to COVID-19 concerns. Site Icon Robinhood is new eye of GameStop storm as outrage grows Site Icon Robinhood in eye of GameStop storm Site Icon Tropical cyclones across the globe, except Atlantic hurricanes, are moving closer to land in recent decades, a new study found.Also called typhoons, tropical cyclones generally have been... Site Icon Death toll from storm Eloise rises to 21 across southern Africa Site Icon U.S. secures indictment against Oath Keeper members over plot to storm U.S. Capitol Site Icon U.S. returns indictment against Oath Keeper members over plot to storm U.S. Capitol Site Icon Killer winter tornado stuns storm-savvy Alabama town Site Icon OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A major winter storm dropped more than a foot of snow on parts of Nebraska and Iowa, disrupting traffic and shuttering some schools, while blanketing other parts of the middle... Site Icon AP PHOTOS: Protesting farmers storm India’s Red Fort
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Site Icon Delayed Legion of Christ extortion trial goes ahead in Italy Site Icon OCEAN CITY, N.J. (AP) — Ocean City, New Jersey is officially a “dry” town.In 1879, four Methodist ministers established a Christian seaside resort here with a permanent ban on the... Site Icon Spanish prosecutors probe hate speech against Muslims, Jews Site Icon BOSTON (AP) — “Martians!” Boston College coach Jim Christian will shout, summoning his scout team to the court. And in they run from the sideline, ready for whatever, wearing the green practice... Site Icon NEW YORK (AP) — Ravi Zacharias, who died in May after a high-profile career leading a global Christian ministry, engaged in sexual misconduct with massage therapists and carried on many amorous... Site Icon LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lucasfilm says Gina Carano is no longer a part of “The Mandalorian” cast after many online called for her firing over a social media post that likened the experience of Jews... Site Icon LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lucasfilm says Gina Carano is no longer a part of “The Mandalorian” cast after many online called for her firing over a social media post that likened the experience of Jews... Site Icon Iranian nuclear scientist killed by one-ton automated gun in Israeli hit: Jewish Chronicle Site Icon Catholic schools in US hit by unprecedented enrollment drop Site Icon ROME (AP) — Pope Francis will meet with Iraq's top Shiite Muslim cleric, Ali al-Sistani, during a trip next month that will also include a pilgrimage to ancient Christian communities that were... Site Icon Election turmoil splits West Virginia city’s evangelicals Site Icon Election turmoil splits West Virginia city’s evangelicalsBy LUIS ANDRES HENAO and JESSIE WARDARSKIFebruary 8, 2021 GMT Site Icon GREENWOOD, Miss. (AP) — A trial has been postponed until April for a former Franciscan friar accused of molesting students in the 1990s at a Catholic school in Mississippi. 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Site Icon LONDON (AP) — An independent tribunal in Britain aiming to establish whether the Chinese government’s alleged rights abuses against Uighur Muslims in the far western Xinjiang region constitute... Site Icon ROME (AP) — Pope Francis and a top Sunni Muslim came together virtually Thursday to reinforce a message of fraternity, pressing forward with a broad-based Christian-Muslim peace initiative ahead... Site Icon When the coronavirus forced churches to close their doors and give up Sunday collections, the Roman Catholic Diocese of Charlotte turned to the federal government’s signature small business relief... Site Icon Sitting on billions, Catholic dioceses amassed taxpayer aid Site Icon When the coronavirus pandemic sent the U.S. economy into freefall last year, the federal government hastily knit a safety net for small businesses called the Paycheck Protection Program. The idea... 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Site Icon WASHINGTON (AP) — Twitter locked the account belonging to the Chinese Embassy in Washington after a tweet stated that Uighur women in Xinjiang have been emancipated and are no longer “baby making... Site Icon In parting shot, Trump administration accuses China of 'genocide' against Uighurs Site Icon In parting shot, Trump administration declares China's repression of Uighurs 'genocide' Site Icon GitHub apologizes for firing Jewish employee who warned of Nazis in U.S. Capitol: TechCrunch Site Icon WASHINGTON (AP) — As a politically divided nation prepares to inaugurate a new president in the wake of a violent insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, a group of Christian leaders is hoping to ease... Site Icon SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints condemned “lawless behavior” and the violence of rioters who broke into the U.S. Capitol in a statement Friday that marked the... 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Site Icon U.S. demands release of Uighur doctor while China urges halt to smears Site Icon In new playground Dubai, Israelis find parties, Jewish ritesBy ISABEL DEBRE December 31, 2020 GMT Site Icon U.S. demands release of Uighur doctor who family say is sentenced to 20 years Site Icon ROME (AP) — Pope Francis on Tuesday accepted the resignation of Dublin Archbishop Diarmuid Martin, who worked to rebuild the Roman Catholic Church's credibility in Ireland after it was shattered... Site Icon PHOENIX (AP) — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was hit with several lawsuits Monday for allegedly covering up decades of sexual abuse among Boy Scout troops in Arizona, marking the... 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