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Where was the world's first zoo?

Curious Kids is a series for children of all ages. If you have a question you'd like an expert to ...


Fuel, Reign shoot up West standings at Kickoff Clash qualifiers

The Dallas Fuel and Atlanta Reign made big moves up the West division standings by feasting on bottom feeders Sunday ...


Charlotte scores late to deny Whitecaps road point

Daniel Rios scored in the 85th minute as Charlotte FC extended the Vancouver Whitecaps' road troubles in a 2-1 victory ...


Philadelphia Fusion remain unbeaten at Kickoff Clash qualifiers

Philadelphia Fusion seized sole possession of first place in the East division of the Overwatch League Kickoff Clash qualifiers on ...


Explainer: Who Were Mariupol's Last Defenders

The Ukrainian forces who made a determined last stand in a Mariupol steel mill against Russian troops were a mixture ...


Whitecaps seeking road breakthrough at Charlotte

If the Vancouver Whitecaps are to be serious contenders, doing something about their road record will be required. The next ...


Chengdu Hunters win opener at Kickoff Clash qualifiers

Chengdu Hunters made an impressive first impression on Saturday, sweeping Guangzhou Charge in their opening-round match of the East division ...


Mayhem, Fuel, Justice tally wins at Kickoff Clash qualifiers

The Florida Mayhem, Dallas Fuel and Washington Justice proved victorious Friday during West division action in the Overwatch League Kickoff ...


Whitecaps in need of GK ahead of match vs. Charlotte FC

Vancouver Whitecaps FC find themselves in desperate need of a goalkeeper after Cody Cropper and Isaac Boehmer were placed in ...


Rick Bowness steps down as Stars coach

Dallas Stars head coach Rick Bowness announced Friday that he is stepping away from the team, effective immediately. Stars general ...


Fusion, Charge, Spark open with wins at Kickoff Clash qualifiers

The Philadelphia Fusion, Guangzhou Charge and Hangzhou Spark each posted wins Friday in their opening-round matches of the East division ...


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Nineteen kids, 2 adults confirmed dead in Texas school massacre

TEXAS [US], May 25 (ANI/Big News Network): The death toll in the mass shooting incident at a school in Texas ...

US, Japan, Australia, India join to limit illegal fishing by China

LONDON, England: Citing a U.S. official, the Financial Times reported this week that during the Quad summit in Tokyo, the ...

Agreement reached to return Parthenon sculpture to Greece

ATHENS, Greece: In a significant move for Greece, which has intensified its campaign to bring back sculptures from its most ...

Japan prime minister warns China over East China Sea moves

TOKYO, Japan: China's efforts to develop areas in the East China Sea are "unacceptable," Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida said ...

US House Speaker Pelosi banned from communion over abortion views

SAN FRANCISCO, California: In a letter released this week, the archbishop of San Francisco, Salvatore Cordileone, said U.S. House Speaker ...

Tornado hits western German city; dozens injured, 2 dead

BERLIN, Germany: At least 43 people were injured after a tornado struck the western German city of Paderborn on May ...

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Senators G Matt Murray (concussion) to be ready for camp

Ottawa Senators goaltender Matt Murray will be ready for training camp this fall, general manager Pierre Dorion confirmed Wednesday. Murray ...

Report: Two Toronto Defiant players request trades

Toronto Defiant Tank Young-Hun "MuZe" Kim and DPS Jung-Woo "Finale" Lim have reportedly requested trades. "Multiple sources have told (us) ...

Penguins D Taylor Fedun signs two-year, two-way deal

Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Taylor Fedun signed a two-year, two-way contract extension on Wednesday. The deal carries an average annual value ...

Reds aim to slow Cubs' homer-happy lineup

The suddenly slugging Chicago Cubs will look to continue their power surge against the host Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday as ...

MLB roundup: Joc Pederson (3 HRs, 8 RBIs) leads Giants past Mets

Joc Pederson capped a three-homer, eight-RBI night with a game-tying single in the ninth inning, and Brandon Crawford followed with ...

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Finland seeks new suppliers as Russia stops deliveries of natural gas

MOSCOW, Russia: In the latest escalation of an energy payment dispute with Western nations, Russia's Gazprom has halted gas exports ...


Stocks in Asia trade sideways, Australian All Ordinaries adds 18 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - It was a lukewarm day for stocks across Asia Wednesday with little movement in either direction.In ...


Apple reported to move manufacturing from China

NEW YORK CITY, New York: The Wall Street Journal has reported that Apple has told some of its contract manufacturers ...


Deere manufacturing slows due to supply problems, shares fall

MOLINE, Illinois: After missing Wall Street revenue targets, Deere and Co. said it was having difficulty securing parts for its ...


U.S. stocks close mixed, Nasdaq slides 271 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks, bonds, and the dollar fell heavily on Tuesday as economic data revealed a ...


Vietnam fires head of stock exchange over corruption

HANOI, Vietnam: Vietnam's government announced that it has removed Le Hai Tra, general director of the Ho Chi Minh Stock ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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