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Israel has so far declined entreaties from outside mediators that it agree to a halt, according to two officials. Hamas has vowed to continue retaliatory rocket attacks for an Israeli strike that killed 42 people.
Garth Brooks says at this point in his career, he remains grateful for the fans who stand by him no matter what. (Getty Images)
Brooks, the country music icon who redefined the genre in the 1990s, will receive a Kennedy Center Honor for his impact on the culture.
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Saturday Night Live tackled the latest CDC mask guidance for vaccinated Americans and Rep. Liz Cheney’s (R-Wyo.) public ouster from leadership May 15.
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People protest in support of Palestinians in Brooklyn on Saturday. (Getty Images)
The equivalent of a Category 3 or 4 hurricane, it could be the strongest storm to hit the region since 1998.
The incident occurred Sunday night during prayers held in an unfinished synagogue with no occupancy permit.
The fear of bearing children in another outbreak is starting to show in the country’s declining birthrates, a professor says.
India’s vaccine program is being hobbled by supply shortages and an abrupt shift in procurement policy.
Lawyers refute allegation they failed to turn over evidence that led to questions about credibility of key witness in the 2010 trial.
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Gas shortages across southeastern states were slowly improving in the aftermath of a cyberattack that forced Colonial Pipeline offline last week. 
At Bubbie's Plant Burgers, Margaux Riccio and Shaun Sharkey have become more than a great working team. They're innovators in plant-based dining.
The co-founders of the Park View exhibition space — named But, Also — are trying to make art more accessible.
The Point Crab House near Annapolis offers crab-everything: steamed, in soup, on toast and in cakes
Cryptocurrency’s extraordinary run has attracted hordes of new investors, drawn by the potential for huge profits and a culture soaked in humor and risk-taking.
The Electronic Frontier Act is designed to help the United States compete with China.
A couple in Tampa fills gas containers at a Wawa station last week. (Reuters)
Panicked drivers rushing to fill their tanks are driving unnecessary scarcity, experts said.
The deadline to file your federal taxes is Monday. And, your tax return could determine the amount you're owed.
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Memphis Grizzlies forward Kyle Anderson prepares to launch a shot in front of spectators wearing face masks on May 1 in Orlando (AP)
Over the final days of a chaotic NBA regular season, players described to The Washington Post an experience packed with a lot of basketball but little joy.
Kerrigan played 10 seasons in Washington after being drafted by the franchise in the first round in 2011.
The Los Angeles Lakers will host the Golden State Warriors in the NBA's new play-in tournament.