NFL playoffs: Vegas believes some classics could be comingJanuary 28, 2023 GMT
If Vegas oddsmakers are correct — and there's a reason those casinos are huge and luxurious — then football fans are in for a treat this weekend.
The NFL's conference championship weekend is here: The Philadelphia Eagles will host the San Francisco 49ers for the NFC title while the Kansas City Chiefs host the Cincinnati Bengals in the AFC.
Asian stock markets mixed ahead of US inflation updateJanuary 10, 2023 GMT
BEIJING (AP) — Stock markets were mixed Tuesday ahead of a U.S. inflation update that traders hope will encourage the Federal Reserve to ease off plans for more interest rate hikes.
Authorities probe who was behind uprising in Brazil capitalJanuary 9, 2023 GMT
Donors offer over $9B for Pakistan after devastating floodsJanuary 9, 2023 GMT
GENEVA (AP) — Dozens of countries and international institutions on Monday pledged more than $9 billion to help Pakistan recover and rebuild from devastating summer floods that the United Nations chief called “a climate disaster of monumental scale.”
With high hopes, Thailand welcomes Chinese tourists’ returnJanuary 9, 2023 GMT
BANGKOK (AP) — Three Cabinet ministers welcomed Chinese tourists with flowers and gifts as they arrived Monday at Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi Airport after China relaxed travel restrictions.
The high-profile event reflected the importance Thailand places on wooing back Chinese travelers to help restore its pandemic-battered tourism industry — before COVID-19 struck, they comprised about one-third of all arrivals.
China holds large-scale joint strike drills aimed at TaiwanJanuary 9, 2023 GMT
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — The Chinese military held large-scale joint combat strike drills starting Sunday, sending war planes and navy vessels toward Taiwan, both the Chinese and Taiwanese defense ministries said.
Hurts returns from injury, leads Eagles to No. 1 seed in NFCJanuary 9, 2023 GMT
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jalen Hurts walked into the Linc wearing a Michael Jordan “I’m Back” T-shirt from the former Chicago Bulls’ star’s first unretirement.