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21 Nisan 2024

Cubs veteran Kyle Hendricks has something to prove vs. Marlins

(Photo credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports) Kyle Hendricks has made some important starts in his 11-year major league career with the Chicago Cubs, but Sunday afternoon might be his biggest outing in a while. Hendricks (0-2, 12.71 ERA) is...

Severity of sleep apnea comes down with Eli Lilly's weight-loss drug

INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana: This week, Eli Lilly said that after conducting two late-stage trials, its weight-loss drug Zepbound has been proven to reduce sleep apnea episodes, paving the way for its expanded use. The company added that the GLP-1 drug...

Vote to Resume U.S. Military Aid Is Met With Relief in Ukraine

Much-needed items like artillery shells could start arriving relatively quickly, but experts say it could take weeks before U.S. assistance has a direct impact on the war.

Zelenskyy: With continued U.S. aid, Ukraine ‘will have a chance for victory’

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy joins Meet the Press exclusively to discuss the House’s passage of aid to Ukraine.

Public school enrollment in the U.S. slipping as alternatives gain political support

The share of children ages 5 to 17 enrolled in public schools fell by almost 4 percentage points from 2012 to 2022, an NBC News analysis of Census Bureau data found.

Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package while the Kremlin warns of 'further ruin'

Ukrainian and Western leaders have welcomed the passing of a desperately needed aid package for Ukraine by the U.S. House of Representatives

WNBA players could earn more money, but it will take big changes to make it happen

Despite record ratings, women's basketball still struggles financially, leaving players far behind their male counterparts in compensation. Why is this happening?

Trump’s Trial Challenge: Being Stripped of Control

The mundanity of the courtroom has all but swallowed Donald Trump, who for decades has sought to project an image of bigness and a sense of power.

How Mike Johnson Got to ‘Yes’ on Aid to Ukraine

Intelligence, politics and personal considerations converted the Republican speaker, who had largely opposed aid to Ukraine as a rank-and-file member, into the key figure pushing it through Congress.

Necessity Gives Rise to Bipartisanship — for Now

The far right finds itself marginalized in the House as Speaker Johnson pushes through aid to Ukraine and Israel by relying on Democrats.

Pro-Israel Groups Promised to Be Active in Democratic Primaries. They Haven’t Done Much Yet.

The groups have raised millions to challenge candidates they see as not sufficiently pro-Israel, but have spent little as public opinion has shifted.

Saturday Mornings With the ‘Voice of Problem Gambling,’ Craig Carton

Craig Carton, the bombastic sports broadcaster, shows a different side on a weekly show that focuses on the stories of gambling addicts like himself.

Let Them Eat … Everything

In the age of Ozempic, the “fat activist” Virginia Sole-Smith is inspiring and infuriating her followers.

15 injured in theme park tram crash in Los Angeles, U.S.

LOS ANGELES, April 21 (Xinhua) -- A total of 15 people were injured Saturday night after a tram crashed at Universal Studios Hollywood, a popular film studio and theme park in Los Angeles County, authorities said. Units of the Los Angeles County...

Nationals bring momentum into rubber match vs. Astros

(Photo credit: Scott Taetsch-USA TODAY Sports) The Washington Nationals should have some momentum going into Sunday afternoon's series finale against the visiting Houston Astros. The series is even at one game apiece after the Nationals rallied...

Residents of four Serb-majority municipalities vote on removing Albanian mayors from office

Residents of four Serb-majority municipalities are casting their votes in a referendum on removing their ethnic Albanian mayors from office following last year’s mayoral elections, overwhelmingly boycotted by the Serb minority

Israeli strikes on southern Gaza city of Rafah kill 13, mostly children, as US advances aid package

Palestinian health officials say Israeli strikes on the southern Gaza city of Rafah overnight killed 13 people, including nine children

University of Idaho murder suspect's alibi defense puts spotlight on cellphone data analyst

When Kohberger's lawyers filed an updated alibi defense, they said they plan to turn to a cell tower data examiner for key testimony.

Sydney Sweeney takes on kitesurfing adventure, shares thrilling videos

Washington [US], April 21 (ANI): Actor Sydney Sweeney recently took to Instagram to showcase her daring kitesurfing adventure. The 26-year-old actor delighted her followers with a series of photos and videos capturing her exhilarating day on the...

Elliot Page's Pageboy Productions to develop love story set in space

Washington [US], April 21 (ANI): Actor and co-founder of Pageboy Productions, Elliot Page is set to bring a captivating love story set in space to the big screen. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Page's production company has recently acquired...

Zendaya reveals what Serena Williams told her after watching 'Challengers'

Washington [US], April 21 (ANI): Actor Zendaya who portrays a former tennis prodigy in her next film has revealed what tennis ace Serena Williams thought about her latest performance in 'Challengers.'The actress, who plays Tashi Duncan, a tennis...

Interview: Coe explains World Athletics' Olympic prize money decision

XIAMEN, April 21 (Xinhua) -- World Athletics president Sebastian Coe has addressed the pivotal decision regarding the provision of prize money for track and field gold medalists at the 2024 Paris Olympic Games. Athletics' global governing body...

David Lammy: Obama Friend Who Could Soon Share World Stage With Trump

After Britain’s next election, David Lammy is likely to be foreign secretary. He’s setting out a “progressive realist” policy — and forging ties on the U.S. right, just in case.

Will a Mountain of Evidence Be Enough to Convict Trump?

Monday will see opening statements in the People of the State of New York v. Donald J. Trump. The state’s case seems strong, but a conviction is far from assured.