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Among Amazon staff to be cut include those in Canada, Costa Rica, US

Reuters has reported that Amazon.com is making plans to cut 18,000 employees worldwide, including in the US, Canada and Costa ...

In rare attack, two killed in isolated Alaska village by polar bear

WALES, Alaska: In a rare attack, a polar bear chased several residents of the isolated Alaska Native whaling village of ...

Russian billionaire's role in Moscow-Kiev talks reduced WSJ

Roman Abramovich remains a mediator between the two warring countries, the news outlet claimsRussian oligarch Roman Abramovich has seen his ...

Poland expands offer of tanks for Ukraine

Warsaw's help will not be limited to Leopard 2s, Polish PM Mateusz Morawiecki saysPoland is ready to send 60 more ...

Study suggests brief exposure to air pollution has rapid impacts on brain

Washington [US], January 27 (ANI): A new study has shown that common levels of traffic pollution can impair human brain ...

Kraken aim to continue historic pace vs. Flames

Last season, the expansion Seattle Kraken faced frequent comparisons to the Vegas Golden Knights, who reached the Stanley Cup Final ...

Red Wings, Islanders look to make up wild-card ground

The Detroit Red Wings and New York Islanders enter the final weekend before the NHL All-Star break in the same ...

Europe Scrambles to Deliver Tanks in 'Pivotal' Moment for Ukraine War

LONDON - Germany and its European allies plan to send around 80 Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine in the coming ...

Sania Mirza bids adieu to Grand Clam career with second-place finish at Australian Open

Melbourne [Australia], January 27 (ANI): Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna came second to Luisa Stefani and Rafael Matos of Brazil ...

Second-period surge sends Blackhawks past Flames

Boris Katchouk, Jason Dickinson and Sam Lafferty scored in the second period as the visiting Chicago Blackhawks collected four unanswered ...

Robby Fabbri's overtime goal lifts Red Wings over Canadiens

Robby Fabbri scored at 2:36 of overtime to give the visiting Detroit Red Wings a 4-3 win over the Montreal ...

Golden Knights' William Carrier set to return vs. Rangers

Golden Knights left winger William Carrier will return from an upper-body injury Friday against the New York Rangers, Vegas coach ...

Blue Jackets carry rare dose of confidence into Vancouver

The lowly Columbus Blue Jackets, infused with a rare jolt of confidence, head to Vancouver to face the Canucks on ...

Slumping Golden Knights visit revamped Rangers

The Vegas Golden Knights spent most of the first half of the season leading the Pacific Division. Now their slump ...

Raptors, Warriors collide looking for consistency

Two teams coming off satisfying wins and hoping to turn the corner to consistency square off Friday night in San ...

Newcomer gives Sens a boost ahead of Toronto trip

Ridly Greig made a good impression in his NHL debut on Wednesday and the Ottawa Senators hope to see more ...

Astros name Dana Brown general manager

The Houston Astros named longtime scouting executive Dana Brown their new general manager on Thursday. The move comes more than ...

Canucks F Andrei Kuzmenko agrees to two-year extension

Vancouver Canucks forward Andrei Kuzmenko agreed to terms on a two-year, $11 million contract extension on Thursday. The deal runs ...

Why labour strife at universities should concern us all

Universities are important public institutions. The education of students and the research undertaken on campuses have a broad impact throughout ...

Union acquire M Joaquin Torres from CF Montreal

The Philadelphia Union acquired midfielder Joaquin Torres from CF Montreal in exchange for $500,000 in general allocation money on Thursday. ...

South Korean coal and gas imports hit record high media

The cost of the commodities soared in 2022 due to a major surge in global energy pricesThe cost of South ...

South Korean imports of coal and gas hit record high media

The cost of the imported commodities soared in 2022 due to a major surge in global energy pricesSouth Korean imports ...

NHL roundup: Kraken pass inaugural season win total

Oliver Bjorkstrand scored twice and the Seattle Kraken surpassed their victory and point totals from their expansion season, defeating the ...

Kraken defeat Canucks, surpass last season's points, wins totals

Oliver Bjorkstrand scored twice and the Seattle Kraken surpassed their victory and point totals from their expansion season, defeating the ...

NBA roundup: Damian Lillard scores 60, moves up 3-pointer list

Damian Lillard scored a season-high 60 points and moved into sixth place on the all-time 3-pointers list while propelling the ...

Kraken win, surpass last season's points, wins totals

Oliver Bjorkstrand scored twice and the Seattle Kraken surpassed their victory and point totals from their expansion season, defeating the ...

Raptors turn up defensive pressure in win over Kings

Pascal Siakam had 26 points, 11 rebounds and seven assists as the Toronto Raptors began a season-high, seven-game trip with ...

Senators slip past skidding Islanders

Shane Pinto and Claude Giroux scored Wednesday night for the host Ottawa Senators, who withstood an injury to starting goalie ...

Mitchell Marner lifts Leafs past Rangers in OT

Mitchell Marner scored 19 seconds into overtime and the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the visiting New York Rangers 3-2 Wednesday ...

Flames look to avoid letdown vs. West-worst Blackhawks

The way the Calgary Flames see it, they've turned a corner and are looking like the team they were supposed ...

Dougie Hamilton sparks Devils entering matchup vs. Predators

The New Jersey Devils understand their trend of winning games in overtime on power-play goals by Dougie Hamilton probably isn't ...

Flames D Chris Tanev out until after All-Star break

Calgary Flames defenseman Chris Tanev will be sidelined until after the All-Star break due to an upper-body injury, coach Daryl ...

Bank of Canada hikes policy interest rate by 25 basis points

© Provided by Xinhua Inflation is projected to come down significantly this year. Lower energy prices, improvements in global supply ...

Red Wings in search of momentum at Montreal

Overtimes and shootouts haven't been kind to the Detroit Red Wings this season. That's what made their overtime victory over ...

Bruins vie for third win over Lightning this season

The Boston Bruins and Tampa Bay Lightning meet for the third time this season Thursday night in what is shaping ...

Toronto Defiant get American Tornado band back together

The Toronto Defiant's 2023 Overwatch League roster looks a lot like the former North America Contenders team American Tornado. The ...

Grizzlies G Danny Green to return Feb. 1

Memphis Grizzlies guard Danny Green expects to make his season debut on Feb. 1, returning from a left knee injury ...

Punjab Police Intelligence Headquarters attack: NIA arrests main shooter Deepak Ranga

New Delhi [India], January 25 (ANI): The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday morning arrested Deepak Ranga, the main shooter ...

Julia Garner starrer Madonna biopic gets scrapped

Washington [US], January 25 (ANI): The biopic set at Universal Pictures on American singer-songwriter Madonna has been scrapped, Deadline, a ...

Kraken look for first-ever win against Canucks

Barely a season and a half into their existence, the Seattle Kraken are about to face their third different Vancouver ...

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As travel opens up, Thailand prepares for 5 million Chinese tourists

BANGKOK, Thailand: Following China's reopening and the end of its strict COVID-19 restrictions, businesses on Thailand's holiday island of Phuket ...

Recession fears fade as investors weigh into U.S. stocks

NEW YORK, New York - Recession fears faded on Wall Street Thursday as annualized 4th quarter GDP (gross domestic product) ...

Officials cautious as lower mortgage rates increases home buying

WASHINGTON D.C.: In December 2022, US existing home sales declined to a 12-year low, but lower mortgage rates raised cautious ...

South Korean exports fall 2.7% in first 20 days in January

SEOUL, South Korea: Korea Customs Service data released this week showed that South Korean exports for the first 20 days ...

Virginia expects 1,000 jobs as Amazon builds cloud computing center

SEATTLE, Washington: Amazon.com's cloud services division, Amazon Web Services (AWS), has announced that it will expand its data centers in ...

U.S. stocks faint after bull goes into hiding

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks crumbled on Wednesday as the extended rally on Wall Street came to an ...

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