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NBA expected to continue the season with 22 teams

04 Jun 2020

NBA expected to continue the season with 22 teams

The NBA's return amid the coronavirus pandemic is imminent, however, it could only be with 22 teams in the month of July.

As protests continued, Trump was briefly taken to underground bunker

01 Jun 2020

As protests continued, Trump was briefly taken to underground bunker

As hundreds of people gathered outside White House on Friday night, to raise their voice against the brutal killing of a black man by a police officer in broad daylight, United States President Donald Trump was briefly taken to an underground bunker, reports said on Monday.

NBA in talks to resume season at Disney's sports complex

24 May 2020

NBA in talks to resume season at Disney's sports complex

The National Basketball Association (NBA) has entered into exploratory conversations with the Walt Disney Company about restarting the remainder of its season at Disney's ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando, Florida.

Coronavirus outbreak: UFC to go ahead as planned

09 May 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: UFC to go ahead as planned

The controversial mixed martial arts card scheduled In Florida will go ahead as planned even after one of the undercard fighters tested positive for coronavirus.

Despite coronavirus pandemic, people worldwide refuse to stay indoors

23 Mar 2020

Despite coronavirus pandemic, people worldwide refuse to stay indoors

Around the world, the coronavirus outbreak has compelled authorities to impose strict regulations advising social distancing and urging people to stay indoors.

The five best hotels in the world

21 Oct 2019

The five best hotels in the world

Recently, popular travel magazine Conde Nast Traveler announced the results of its 32nd annual Readers' Choice Awards.

22-year-old mystery of missing man solved, thanks to Google Earth

14 Sep 2019

22-year-old mystery of missing man solved, thanks to Google Earth

Florida resident William Earl Moldt disappeared off the face of the Earth 22 years ago, after a night of drinking in November 1997.

3-year-old was being bullied, so 'Batman' walked her to school

13 Sep 2019

3-year-old was being bullied, so 'Batman' walked her to school

Batman may not be real, but for a three-year-old girl in Florida, United States, he saved the day nonetheless.

This 1998 murder remained unsolved, until 'killer' applied for job

22 Aug 2019

This 1998 murder remained unsolved, until 'killer' applied for job

In 1998, a woman was found murdered at a consignment store in Florida, United States.

A look at the T20I records held by Rohit Sharma

10 Aug 2019

A look at the T20I records held by Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma is considered one of the most prime cricketers, especially in the limited-overs format.

India beat West Indies: Here are the records broken

05 Aug 2019

India beat West Indies: Here are the records broken

Team Indian clinched the T20I series against West Indies by winning the second T20I on Sunday in Florida.

India beat West Indies: Here are the records broken

03 Aug 2019

India beat West Indies: Here are the records broken

India got off to a strong start in their tour of West Indies by pocketing the first T20I in Florida.

West Indies vs India, 2nd T20I: Preview, Dream11 and more

03 Aug 2019

West Indies vs India, 2nd T20I: Preview, Dream11 and more

India take on West Indies in the second T20I of the three-match series on Sunday.

West Indies vs India, T20Is: Players to watch out for

02 Aug 2019

West Indies vs India, T20Is: Players to watch out for

West Indies host India for three T20Is starting August 3 in Florida, USA.

Narine, Pollard back in the squad for T20Is against India

23 Jul 2019

Narine, Pollard back in the squad for T20Is against India

The West Indies cricket team has been bolstered by the return of Sunil Narine and Kieron Pollard for the upcoming T20I series against India.

US Navy sailors ranked female crew in secret 'rape lists'

20 May 2019

US Navy sailors ranked female crew in secret 'rape lists'

US Navy sailors aboard a submarine created and distributed a disgusting, sexually explicit list, ranking female crew members, an investigative report reveals.

Future is here: Lenovo shows off world's first foldable-screen laptop

15 May 2019

Future is here: Lenovo shows off world's first foldable-screen laptop

By now, you must have heard a lot about foldables, the devices that come with a flexible screen.

US: Boeing-737 with 136 passengers skids off, goes into river

04 May 2019

US: Boeing-737 with 136 passengers skids off, goes into river

A Boeing 737 commercial plane with as many as 136 passengers on board skidded off the runway after landing in Jacksonville in the US's Florida and slid into the St. John's River.

29-year-old man in relationship with robot, plans to marry it

19 Apr 2019

29-year-old man in relationship with robot, plans to marry it

Love for machines is real, but sometimes it could go up to a point where things may seem hard to believe.

Chinese woman detained for illegally entering President Trump's resort

03 Apr 2019

Chinese woman detained for illegally entering President Trump's resort

A Chinese woman, Yujing Zhang, was arrested by the US Secret Service agents after she tried to illegally enter Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida.

US teen commits suicide after surviving Parkland shooting

24 Mar 2019

US teen commits suicide after surviving Parkland shooting

In a tragic incident, Sydney Aiello committed suicide after she lost her close friend, Meadow Pollack, in last year's Parkland, Florida shooting.

Fighting loneliness: How this app helps senior citizens 'order' grandkids

26 Feb 2019

Fighting loneliness: How this app helps senior citizens 'order' grandkids

The impact of loneliness, which occur due to different factors, is believed to be similar to that of smoking 10 cigarettes a day.

Five controversies of the Immortal Hulk Hogan

07 Feb 2019

Five controversies of the Immortal Hulk Hogan

Hulk Hogan might be the one who made pro-wrestling into a booming entertainment business. He was its first mainstream star.

Now, scientists producing horny mosquitoes to prevent malaria, Zika, dengue

26 Jan 2019

Now, scientists producing horny mosquitoes to prevent malaria, Zika, dengue

For centuries, mosquitoes have been troublemakers and the number of people who have died after getting bitten by them is still a mystery.

Man rejects woman's proposal, she sends him 1.5 lakh texts

07 Jan 2019

Man rejects woman's proposal, she sends him 1.5 lakh texts

Not everyone knows how to deal with rejection. Especially, when they are in love, irrevocable, psychotic love.

US: Didn't get plastic straw, man thrashes McDonald's woman employee

03 Jan 2019

US: Didn't get plastic straw, man thrashes McDonald's woman employee

Short-tempered people often flare up over petty issues, and engage in aggressive behavior.

Louis C.K. mocks Parkland shooting survivors, gender-neutral pronouns

31 Dec 2018

Louis C.K. mocks Parkland shooting survivors, gender-neutral pronouns

Louis C.K. was caught up among the #MeToo allegations when several women came out against the reputed but controversial comedian, saying they had been forced to watch him masturbate.

US: Indian-origin man wins lottery, will donate to underprivileged children

15 Dec 2018

US: Indian-origin man wins lottery, will donate to underprivileged children

In a touching incident, an Indian-origin man in Florida, United States, who recently won a lottery of $14.5 million (Rs. 104.4 crore), has decided to use the amount to help the underprivileged children in India.

Ariana's music video 'breaks Internet', sets YouTube record

02 Dec 2018

Ariana's music video 'breaks Internet', sets YouTube record

Ariana Grande's latest video, Thank U, Next released after much hype on her official YouTube channel.

Man hangs for life as pilot 'forgets' to strap him

27 Nov 2018

Man hangs for life as pilot 'forgets' to strap him

Today, adventurous sports are the new cool. It's in every young adults' bucket-list and the bar was raised after Bollywood released Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara.

US-man raped his family's pet-horse, used condoms to 'evade STI'

22 Nov 2018

US-man raped his family's pet-horse, used condoms to 'evade STI'

Gruesome acts never fail to disturb us to the core and it makes us wonder where humanity went wrong.

Florida: Man kills 2 at yoga studio, then shoots self

03 Nov 2018

Florida: Man kills 2 at yoga studio, then shoots self

A shooter open fired at a yoga studio in Florida, United States, killing two people and injuring four others, before taking his life, reports said.

US: Man, suspected of sending bombs to Trump's critics, arrested

27 Oct 2018

US: Man, suspected of sending bombs to Trump's critics, arrested

A 56-year-old, identified as Cesar Sayoc Jr., was arrested in Florida on Friday morning in connection to bombs sent to President of United States Donald Trump's critics earlier this week.

Hurricane Michael: Death toll reaches 16, expected to rise

13 Oct 2018

Hurricane Michael: Death toll reaches 16, expected to rise

The death toll from Hurricane Michael rose to at least 16 on Friday amid fears it would continue to climb as search-and-rescue teams scour the debris of Florida's tiny Mexico Beach town that bore the brunt of the monster storm.

US: One dead as monstrous Hurricane Michael tears into Florida

11 Oct 2018

US: One dead as monstrous Hurricane Michael tears into Florida

Hurricane Michael claimed its first life after roaring ashore in Florida, flooding homes and streets and toppling trees and power lines in the Gulf of Mexico beachfront area where it made landfall as a raging Category 4 storm.

Burt Reynolds, 'Deliverance' star, dies at 82

07 Sep 2018

Burt Reynolds, 'Deliverance' star, dies at 82

Burt Reynolds, the moustached megastar of the 70s, died on Thursday. He was 82.

Florida: Gunman fires during video-game tournament, 2 killed, 11 injured

27 Aug 2018

Florida: Gunman fires during video-game tournament, 2 killed, 11 injured

A gunman fired at a video game tournament inside a shopping and dining complex in Jacksonville, Florida, on Sunday which left two dead and injured eleven others.

US: Indian-origin man pleads guilty to taking $2.5mn in bribes

07 Aug 2018

US: Indian-origin man pleads guilty to taking $2.5mn in bribes

An Indian-origin man, Bhaskar Patel (67) of Windermere, Florida, has pleaded guilty to taking $2.5 million in bribes and kickbacks from companies seeking contracts to work on energy-saving projects in US government buildings.

Ranveer and Deepika accused of yelling, being rude to fan

03 Aug 2018

Ranveer and Deepika accused of yelling, being rude to fan

That Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone are adored all over, is not something new. Fans of Deepveer (as they are popularly called) can't stop gushing at their chemistry, both on and off screen.

SpaceX bags $130 million contract from the US Air Force

22 Jun 2018

SpaceX bags $130 million contract from the US Air Force

SpaceX has landed a $130 million contract with the US Air Force to launch an Air Force satellite using its Falcon Heavy rocket.