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U.S. government under fire for poisoning of prairie dogs plan

CHEYENNE, Wyoming -- Wildlife advocates are taking the U.S. Forest Service to court over a plan to eliminate prairie dogs ...


Tennessee leading rusher Tiyon Evans enters transfer portal

Tennessee running back Tiyon Evans announced Friday that he has entered the transfer portal. He remains the Volunteers' rushing leader ...


Tennessee can notch winning season by beating Vandy

With bowl eligibility in its pocket after notching its sixth win last week, Tennessee now shoots for a winning season. ...


KPD- Man found with gunshot wound in East Knoxville after shooting call Wednesday evening

Police said the man was taken to the UT Medical Center after he was found on the 2800 block of ...


Vietnam War pilot and plane reunited after 50 years

A combat veteran matches the tail number on a plane in an East Tennessee museum to the one he flew ...


Work continues on Amazon delivery station built on site of former Knoxville Center Mall

The delivery station is expected to hire hundreds of workers paying a minimum of $15 per hour. The company is ...


THP investigating deadly I-75 crash

TDOT said traffic was backed up for miles as emergency crews responded Friday. ...


Volunteers give free meals on Thanksgiving in Knoxville

Volunteers traveled 64 routes to deliver CAC Mobile Meals in every zip code across Knox County. ...


Not Clocked Out- How first responders in East Tennessee spend their Thanksgiving

While people across East Tennessee chow down with friends and family, some first responders work through the holiday. ...


LaFollette pizzeria feeds people for fourth Thanksgiving in a row

"Mama Lisa's Pizzeria and Deli" has served meals for people in its community for 4 years in a row. The ...


Tennessee State Parks host After Thanksgiving Hikes

Need to walk off some of your Thanksgiving meal? Tennessee State Parks has more than 1,000 miles of trails to ...


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Solar energy-water deal between Israel, Jordan called 'significant'

DUBAI, UAE: Israel and Jordan have signed what is being labeled a most significant cooperation agreement to construct a major ...

Hotel, airlines shares worldwide hammered by new Covid variant fears

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks sank Friday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average briefly falling more than 1,000 points, ...

To improve supplies, Samsung to build chip factory in Texas

SAN JOSE, California: Samsung Electronics will build a $17 billion semiconductor chip factory in Texas, in a bid to increase ...

Asian shares drop as Covid-19 variant emerges in Africa, Hong Kong

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Fears of a new, more infectious variant of Covid-19 tore through Asian markets on Friday putting ...

EV chargers will be required in new UK homes by 2022

LONDON, England: Beginning in 2022, electric vehicle (EV) charging stations will be required in all new homes and businesses in ...

Zoom falls 8% at opening as world reopens, demand lessens

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Zoom Video Communications fell 8 percent in premarket trading on November 24, despite reporting better ...

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Demonstration in Vienna against Taliban restrictions on Afghan women

Vienna [Austria], November 26 (ANI): A demonstration was organised by an Austrian political party here in solidarity with women and ...

Afghan diaspora, Austrians in Vienna hold anti-Taliban protest

Vienna [Austria], November 26 (ANI): A group of Austrians from LINKS (Left) party, Vienna with Afghan diaspora organizations such as ...

Congress seeks President's rule in Karnataka over kickback allegations against Basavaraj Bommai govt

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], November 26 (ANI): A delegation led by opposition Congress leaders Siddaramaiah and DK Shivakumar on Thursday met ...

Tripura civic polls: SC asks Centre to deploy more paramilitary forces to ensure disruption-free voting

New Delhi [India], November 25 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Thursday directed the Centre to deploy two additional companies of ...

GLOBALink | 4th WMS issues joint statement

BEIJING, Nov. 23 (Xinhua) -- The fourth World Media Summit (WMS), hosted by Xinhua News Agency on Monday, issued a ...

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US announces that 95% of federal workers vaccinated

WASHINGTON D.C.: Some 95 percent of U.S. federal workers have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, or ...


Of 32 scholarships, 22 awarded to US women as Rhodes scholars for 2022

OXFORD, England: The Rhodes Trust has announced the 2022 class of U.S. Rhodes scholars, which includes the largest number of ...


Taliban stop women from appearing on TV dramas

KABUL, Afghanistan: Under new rules imposed by the Taliban government, women have been banned from appearing on television dramas in ...


Bangladeshi NGO smuggles girls to India as sex slaves

DHAKA, Bangladesh - On Tuesday, a Bangladeshi Vijay Dutt (40), known as 'Momin,' was apprehended for running a sex racket ...


Mexican authorities discover over 400 migrants traveling in trailers

VERACRUZ, Mexico: Mexican authorities discovered more than 400 migrants in the back of two semi-trailers on November 19, traveling near ...


Opening new era, 43 ft. tall Astra rocket in orbit for US military

KODIAK ISLAND, Alaska: California rocket start-up Astra successfully sent a payload into orbit atop its 43 foot rocket on November ...


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