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Jays broadcaster Jerry Howarth hasn't used Indians nickname in over 25 years

TORONTO - Blue Jays broadcaster Jerry Howarth won't be using the word "Indians" when he calls the American League Championship Series between Toronto and Cleveland, and he says he hasn't uttered the team nickname on the air for nearly 25 years. Howarth told The Fan 590 on Tuesday that he stopped
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Hundreds of Rwandan leaders gathered in Kigali Sunday to thank God for last year's achievements as well as dedicate the year 2017 to Him.
Hundreds of Rwandan leaders gathered in Kigali Sunday to thank God for last year's achievements as well as dedicate the year 2017 to Him.
Chancellor Angela Merkel is working to set a date this spring for a meeting with Donald Trump, who will be sworn in as U.S. president on Friday, German government sources said on Monday
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ATLANTA (AP) — Civil rights leaders and activists are gathering at sites across the country to celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. On the same day that Americans celebrate King’s leg
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — More than 11 years after the brutal murders of a well-known Richmond family, some hope the execution of the man convicted of the killings will close a painful chapter of this com
There were unconfirmed reports of deaths and injuries at the Blue Parrot club in Playa del Carmen.              
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A proposal to lower the flight ceiling for noisy fighter jets has dragged on for so long that residents can be forgiven if they’ve put it out of their minds. But the Air
DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran's anti-aircraft forces fired shots at a drone on Monday that had entered the no-fly zone in the capital Tehran, a military commander was quoted as saying by Tasnim news agency.
Russian political artist Pyotr Pavlensky has told Ukrainian media that and his partner fled Russia because prosecutors had filed charges of sexual assault against them – charges he says are fabricated
VIENNA (Reuters) - Iran has complied with a deadline set by its landmark nuclear deal with world powers by removing hundreds of centrifuges, machines that enrich uranium, from a site buried deep insid
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, on a last foreign trip before leaving office, has met with Ukraine’s president and called on the impending Donald Trump administration to ret
More than 100 of Britain's top climate scientists Monday urged Prime Minister Theresa May to press U.S. President-elect Donald Trump to safeguard government-led research on global warming
Fighting between Islamic State and the Syrian army has killed dozens since Jan. 14 in Deir al-Zor, where the militant group has launched an assault to capture a government enclave in the city, a monit
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden says “the international community” must stand up against Russian aggression and urged President-elect Donald Trump to be a strong supporter and partner of Ukr
One person was killed and at least six injured in an overnight shootout in Olevsk, a town in Zhytomyr region, 240 kilometers from Kyiv. The incident was reported by Oleksandr Nikolaychuk, a journalist
OTTAWA - The federal ethics commissioner is launching an investigation into Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's use of a private helicopter during his winter vacation. Ethics commissioner Mary Dawson say
Accusations that Russia sought to undermine the U.S. political system have served as a warning signal to the European Union as it prepares for a big election year. The message being sent is that the b
About 20% of the nearly 3 million Syrian refugees residing in Turkey are expected to return to their homes, reported BTA. The largest number, however, will most probably remain in Turkey, announced at
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A few states in the Midwest again are on alert for icy conditions, while strong storms are moving through the Houston area. While the weekend’s storm caused travel issue
Here’s the science and history behind this so-called most depressing day of the year.
WASHINGTON, Wash. - The International Monetary Fund says uncertainty surrounding the incoming Donald Trump administration in the United States is making it difficult to forecast how the global economy
The iconic lights that illuminate London's Piccadilly Circus were turned off Monday for renovations, the first time since World War II they have gone dark, except for power cuts and funerals
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - At least four people were killed and 12 were injured early on Monday when a gunman opened fire outside the Blue Parrot nightclub in Mexico's Playa del Carmen resort during the
The World Food Programme says close to a million people are facing starvation in southern Madagascar, as an ongoing drought causes harvests to fail, leaving whole villages dependent on food aid. Video
WASHINGTON (AP) — Thousands of women take to the streets of Washington, demanding a greater voice for women in American political life as a new president takes power. This will happen on Saturday, on
The event is a response to the negative rhetoric seen on the campaign trail.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The International Monetary Fund is raising its forecast for the U.S. economy this year and in 2018, reflecting an expected boost from the economic policies of President-elect Donald
BERLIN – One of Germany’s most influential politicians issued stern warnings about the dangers posed by protectionist economic policies and an assertive Russia seeking to undermine Western democ

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