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ENCE clinches first playoff spot at Gamers Without Borders

ENCE proved to be the big winner in Tuesday's opening day of the second leg of the Gamers Without Borders ...


ATP roundup: No. 2 Dominic Thiem (wrist) retires at Mallorca

No. 2 seed Dominic Thiem of Austria injured his right wrist while leading his first set 5-2 and retired from ...


The International may move from Sweden due to visa issues

Valve is looking into alternative sites in Europe to host the 2021 Dota 2 championship, commonly known as The International, ...


SK Gaming's Jesiz returns to head coaching role

SK Gaming once again will turn to Jesse "Jesiz" Le to fill their head coaching position. The move will take ...


Seven Non-EU Countries Align Themselves With Belarus Flight Sanctions

The European Union says seven non-aligned European states have agreed to deny permission to any aircraft operated by Belarusian air ...


Australia Urged to Repatriate Islamic State Widow from Syrian Camp

SYDNEY - Family members of alleged Islamic State militants held in Syrian camps are urging the Australian government to repatriate ...


Hitler's 'War of Annihilation' Caught Stalin by Surprise

"On Saturday, the day before the war, we met with friends in the park," Red Army engineer Col. Il'ya Grigoryevich ...


Covid chaos disrupts England and Scotland at Euro 2020

England's bid to win their Euro 2020 group has been thrown into chaos ahead of Tuesday's clash with the Czech ...


Denmark thump Russia to make last 16 in stunning fashion

Denmark made it through to the last 16 of Euro 2020 on Monday after a convincing 4-1 win over Russia ...


Clinical Belgium put Finland on brink of Euro exit

Belgium scored two late goals to see off a valiant Finland 2-0 on Monday, pushing their opponents to the brink ...


Euro 2020: Belgium, Denmark attain round of 16 berth

Saint Petersburg [Russia], June 22 (ANI): Belgium and Denmark on Monday (local time) attained qualification to the round of 16 ...


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Pilots, aircrews to hold protests against UK travel restrictions

LONDON, England: Britain's airlines and holiday and tour companies are planning a "day of action" on Wednesday, in a bid ...

Biden ends 25% Trump tariff on Scotch whiskey, other EU imports

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Biden administration has lifted a 25 percent tariff on Scotch whiskey, as well as other goods imported ...

EU countries to allow Americans, others to return

BRUSSELS, Belgium: In the much-awaited opening following the Covid pandemic, the European Union announced on Friday that its member countries ...

Spain's successful vaccination drive leads to end of face masks

BARCELONA, Spain: Spain will no longer require the wearing of face masks outdoors beginning June 26, Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez ...

NBA mock draft: Pistons can't pass up Cade Cunningham

The Detroit Pistons won the NBA draft lottery Tuesday night, meaning they will select first overall for the first time ...

Italian PM receives Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine as 2nd dose

Rome [Italy], June 23 (ANI/Sputnik): Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi received the Pfizer coronavirus vaccine as a second shot, Corriere ...

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AirAsia says industry could return to normal in 2 years

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia: The founder of AirAsia Group has said the aviation industry could return to normal within two years. ...

Wall Street forges ahead, Dow adds another 69 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks continued their recovery which began on Monday.Tuesday saw the major indices all make ...

To receive Covid vaccination, Indonesians heading to U.S.

JAKARTA, Indonesia: Some Indonesian residents are traveling to wealthier countries to receive Covid vaccinations."It just so happens that I haven't ...

Pilots, aircrews to hold protests against UK travel restrictions

LONDON, England: Britain's airlines and holiday and tour companies are planning a "day of action" on Wednesday, in a bid ...

Japanese sharemarkets dominate Asian trading again Tuesday

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Japan did an almost complete about-face on Tuesday with the Nikkei 225 soaring 873.20 ...

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With Covid recovery, traffic in U.S. increases 55% in April

WASHINGTON D.C.: As Americans return post-pandemic normal lives, U.S. motorists drove 55 percent more miles in April than during the ...


Trudeau extends border closings with U.S. until July 21

OTTAWA, Canada: Despite pressure from companies and the tourism industry to ease the nation's travel ban, Canadian Prime Minister Justin ...


With infections rising, Taiwan thanks U.S. for Covid vaccines

TAIPEI, Taiwan: Taiwan received 2.5 million COVID-19 vaccine doses from the United States on Sunday, more than doubling the nation's ...


Brazil reports half million Covid deaths, vaccinations still slow

SAO PAULO, Brazil: Over half a million Brazilians have now died after contracting COVID-19, it was reported on Saturday. Brazil ...


Planning for space tourism, company flies test balloon 20 miles high

ORLANDO, Florida: Space Perspective, which plans to bring tourists to space inside a capsule tethered to a balloon, successfully flew ...


EU countries to allow Americans, others to return

BRUSSELS, Belgium: In the much-awaited opening following the Covid pandemic, the European Union announced on Friday that its member countries ...


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