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Shohei Ohtani leads Angels past struggling Athletics

Shohei Ohtani showed no ill effects of a foot injury Tuesday night, ripping a home run while shutting out the ...

US Will Stretch Monkeypox Vaccine Supply With Smaller Doses

WASHINGTON - U.S. health officials on Tuesday authorized a plan to stretch the nation's limited supply of monkeypox vaccine by ...

Russia Launches Iranian Satellite Amid Ukraine War Concerns

Almaty, Kazakhstan - An Iranian satellite launched by Russia blasted off from Kazakhstan on Tuesday and reached orbit amid controversy ...

Al-Shabab Faces Pushback in Ethiopia's Somali Region

Ethiopia's Somali region is mobilizing against al-Shabab militants to prevent further incursions by the group.The region had been hailed as ...

US Demands Release of VOA Journalist Detained in South Sudan

The U.S. embassy in South Sudan on Tuesday called on authorities in the central African country to free a journalist ...

Ukraine grain going anywhere but Africa media

Ships using ?grain corridor? are headed for Turkey, Europe and China, Kiev's proclamations asideEven as the Kiev authorities declared help ...

International

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Citing safety of children, LA to move homeless away from schools

LOS ANGELES, California: During a meeting that was disrupted by protesters this week, the Los Angeles City Council voted to ...

Former Puerto Rico governor Wanda Vazquez arrested on bribery charges

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Justice Department announced this week that former Puerto Rico governor Wanda Vazquez has been arrested in ...

Canada sends 225 soldiers to help train Ukrainian forces

OTTAWA, Ontario: Military trainers from Canada will head to the United Kingdom to teach Ukrainians new techniques for fighting the ...

China tourism city of Sanya struck by Covid, 80,000 tourists stranded

SANYA, China: Following a Covid lockdown, some 80,000 tourists cannot leave the southern Chinese beach resort of Sanya. The restrictions ...

Australian singing sensation Olivia Newton-John has died

SANTA BARBARA, California - Australian singing sensation and actress Olivia Newtown-John has died at the age of 73."Dame Olivia Newton-John ...

Cars swept away during record floods in Death Valley National Park

DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK, California: Record rainfall on August 5 caused floods at Death Valley National Park that closed all ...