News


 

NYPD steps up presence in Jewish communities after hate-related incidents

The New York Police Department (NYPD) is stepping up its presence in New York City's Jewish communities following two hate-related incidents in Brooklyn's Borough Park neighborhood over the weekend, Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Sunday.
Tags: New York City, Cnn, Brooklyn, Bill De Blasio, New York Police Department, Borough Park


'Made these girls feel humiliated': Parents voice anger over female students' altered yearbook photos at Florida high school

A Florida high school is facing criticism from students and parents after a teacher edited girls' yearbook photos to add more clothing.       [Author: St. Augustine Record]
Tags: Florida, News, St. Augustine Record


Jonny Clayton: 'The Ferret' eyeing play-offs spot to cap Premier League debut

Jonny Clayton aims to end his debut at the Premier League of Darts on a high in front of returning fans.
Tags: News, Jonny Clayton, Premier League of Darts


US joins global outcry at Belarus over seizure of blogger from Ryanair flight

European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen says ‘hijacking must be sanctioned’ ahead of EU leaders’ meeting on MondayThe US secretary of state, Antony Blinken, has joined European leaders in condemning Belarus for forcing a Ryanair flight carrying an opposition activist to land in the Belarusian capital Minsk.European leaders – some of whom have already denounced the move to arrest blogger Roman Protasevich as an “act of state terror and kidnapping” – will meet on Monday to discuss what ...
Tags: Europe, US, Eu, World news, Ryanair, Airline Industry, Athens, European Commission, Belarus, Lithuania, Vilnius, Minsk, Antony Blinken, Alexander Lukashenko, Ursula von der Leyen, Roman Protasevich


Ex-Defense Secretary Robert Gates Rips GOP For ‘Dangerous’ Political Games

The old "values and principals" of the now unrecognizable party "are hard to find," he said.
Tags: News, Defense, Robert Gates


Arundel Castle: £1m of 'irreplaceable' artefacts stolen

"Irreplaceable" gold rosary beads carried by Mary Queen of Scots to her death were among items taken.
Tags: UK, News, Mary Queen of Scots


£1m of artefacts stolen from medieval castle

"Irreplaceable" gold rosary beads carried by Mary Queen of Scots to her death were among items taken.
Tags: News, Mary Queen of Scots


NASA orbiter photo shows Curiosity rover on desolate Mars surface

A new image captured recently by a NASA Mars orbiter shows its car-sized Curiosity rover looking tiny and isolated on the desolate Martian surface.
Tags: News, Trends, Nasa, Rover, Mars, Curiosity Rover, Curiosity, Mars Rover


Remember Biden's radical, sweeping agenda? It's pretty much stuck

• Analysis: Dismissed in 2012, this diagnosis of GOP ills has now become undeniable • GOP lawmaker condemns Marjorie Taylor Greene's comparison of mask mandates to Holocaust • 'I said nothing wrong': Greene doubles down on her Holocaust comments • Opinion: Greene's Holocaust comments aren't just vile. They're dangerous
Tags: News, Gop, Stories, Biden, Greene, Marjorie Taylor Greene


Remember Biden's radical, sweeping, transformative agenda? Well it's pretty much stuck

Remember all the talk about Biden's radical, sweeping, transformative agenda? Well it's pretty much stuck in Congress right now.
Tags: Congress, Cnn, Biden


Analysis: Remember Biden's radical, sweeping agenda? It's pretty much stuck

• Analysis: Dismissed in 2012, this diagnosis of GOP ills has now become undeniable • GOP lawmaker condemns Marjorie Taylor Greene's comparison of mask mandates to Holocaust • 'I said nothing wrong': Greene doubles down on her Holocaust comments • Opinion: Greene's Holocaust comments aren't just vile. They're dangerous
Tags: News, Gop, Stories, Biden, Greene, Marjorie Taylor Greene


The Weeknd Wins 10 Billboard Music Awards; Pop Smoke’s Mother and Drake Offer Emotional Moments

The Weeknd won a leading 10 awards at Sunday night’s Billboard Music Awards, including the climactic top artist trophy presented as the climax of the night, followed by the late Pop Smoke with five, and BTS and Bad Bunny with four apiece. Accepting one of several awards on-camera earlier in the evening, the Weeknd promised […]
Tags: News, Awards, Drake, Billboard Music Awards, The Weeknd, Pop Smoke


Indian media have gone easy on Modi. That's changing because of the pandemic

Om Gaur is in the middle of the most heart-wrenching story of his career as a journalist.
Tags: Cnn, Modi


George Floyd: Minneapolis holds rallies in build-up to anniversary of police killing

Program starts with march led by the Rev Al Sharpton and Benjamin Crump to mark the anniversary of black man’s murderOne year on, how George Floyd’s murder has changed the worldMembers of George Floyd’s family, and others who lost loved ones to police encounters, have joined crowds in Minneapolis for a march that was one of several events planned nationwide to mark the one-year anniversary of Floyd’s death.Hundreds of people gathered on Sunday for the rally in front of the courthouse in downtown...
Tags: Minneapolis, Race, World news, US news, Floyd, Benjamin Crump, Rev Al Sharpton, George Floyd, Derek Chauvin


Minneapolis rally begins honoring of one year since George Floyd’s death

Program starts with march led by the Rev Al Sharpton and Benjamin Crump to mark the anniversary of black man’s murderOne year on, how George Floyd’s murder has changed the worldMembers of George Floyd’s family, and others who lost loved ones to police encounters, have joined crowds in Minneapolis for a march that was one of several events planned nationwide to mark the one-year anniversary of Floyd’s death.Hundreds of people gathered on Sunday for the rally in front of the courthouse in downtown...
Tags: Minneapolis, Race, World news, US news, Floyd, Benjamin Crump, Rev Al Sharpton, George Floyd, Derek Chauvin


Ryanair plane: Western powers voice outrage at plane 'hijacking'

The EU and the US consider sanctions after Belarus forced a plane carrying a journalist to land.
Tags: News, US, Eu, Ryanair, Belarus


Use Unity Engine to create your own games and get a year of PlayStation Plus for $70

Most gamers would consider it to be the culmination of a lifelong dream, making a living actually creating the games they love. Of course, to get to that dream job with a healthy paycheck, there's a lot of groundwork to be laid first. — Read the rest
Tags: Post, News, Shop


'Made these girls feel humiliated': Parents voice anger over female students' digitally altered yearbook photos at Florida high school

A Florida high school is facing criticism from students and parents after a teacher edited girls' yearbook photos to add more clothing.       [Author: St. Augustine Record]
Tags: Florida, News, St. Augustine Record


India records 300,000 Covid deaths as pandemic rages

India took less than a month to record its last 100,000 deaths but experts warn the toll is much higher.
Tags: News, India


Watch Drake’s Son Adonis Join Him Onstage to Accept Billboard Artist of the Decade Awards

While word spread the day before the show that Drake’s three-year-old son Adonis would be in the audience to see his dad accept the Artist of the Decade award at the Billboard Music Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday, few expected the rapper to walk onstage with him. Drake, clad in a dapper off-white suit […]
Tags: News, Los Angeles, Drake, Adonis


Pink, 9-year-old daughter Willow stun with emotional aerial performance at Billboard Music Awards

Pink was joined by her 9-year-old daughter, Willow Sage Hart, for a breathtaking aerial performance at Sunday's Billboard Music Awards.       [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Willow, Willow Sage Hart


Political crisis in Samoa as prime minister-elect locked out of parliament to prevent swearing in

In latest twist in extraordinary election saga, clerk of the house has locked the doors, preventing parliament from conveningIn dramatic scenes in the Pacific country of Samoa, the government has refused to convene parliament and allow a transition of power, locking the prime minister-elect and her supporters out of the parliament building.Samoa’s parliament was due to convene on Monday to swear in a new government, more than a month after a knife-edge election, which has been followed by legal ...
Tags: World news, Pacific, Samoa


Accusations of treason as Samoan MPs hold swearing-in ceremony outside parliament and declare new PM

Ad hoc ceremony occurred after government refused to convene parliament to allow a transition of power after tense electionIn dramatic scenes in the Pacific country of Samoa, MPs have convened an ad hoc swearing-in ceremony outside parliament and declared their party’s leader the new prime minister.The move came after the caretaker government refused to convene parliament on Monday to allow a transition of power, locking the prime minister-elect and her supporters out of the parliament building....
Tags: World news, Pacific, Samoa


Victoria reports two new ‘likely’ Covid cases in Melbourne as federal parliament resumes – politics live

Mike Pezzullo announces digital permit system to verify vaccination status; NSW Upper Hunter byelection results heap pressure on Labor as federal politicians return to Canberra. Follow all the updates live • Two people in Melbourne’s north ‘likely’ test positive to Covid • PM’s claim Australia’s carbon emissions are falling does ‘not stack up’• ‘Punitive’ ParentsNext program should not be expanded, experts warn 3.19am BST It is surprisingly quiet today, particularly for a Monday. It has much...
Tags: Health, Energy, Business, Labor, Australia, Australia news, Australian immigration and asylum, Coalition, Australian politics, New South Wales, New South Wales politics, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Labor party, Australian Greens, Melbourne


New Zealand hospital faces second week of disruption after major cyber attack

It is not clear who carried out last week’s attack on Waikato hospital, which downed computers and phone linesA major New Zealand hospital faces a second week of disruption as it struggles to fix its computer system following a massive cyber attack.The attack on Waikato district health board (DHB), which began on Tuesday, has been described by its chief executive, Kevin Snee, as “probably the biggest cyber-attack in New Zealand’s history”. Continue reading...
Tags: World news, Asia Pacific, New Zealand, DHB, Waikato, Kevin Snee


Powerful ‘F9’ Debut Injects Horsepower Into Korean Box Office

South Korea claimed to have had the honor of being the first country in the world where “F9” revved into commercial release – the distinction can only have been a matter of hours, as Hong Kong cinemas followed later the same day, on May 19 – and it proved a smart choice. The franchise film […]
Tags: Asia, South Korea, Hong Kong, News, Global, Box Office, F9


BTS Performs New Single ‘Butter’ at the Billboard Music Awards

Yet again, BTS proved they’ve got that superstar glow. Just after releasing their new single on Friday, BTS graced the Billboard Music Awards with a performance of “Butter.” Broadcasting live, BTS performed remotely from Korea. The group, comprised of Jung Kook, V, Jimin, ​j-hope, SUGA, Jin and RM, took viewers along to a backstage dressing […]
Tags: News, Korea, Billboard Music Awards, Bts, Jung Kook V Jimin, SUGA Jin


For decades, Chinese food has been under-appreciated on the world stage. That's finally changing

Winner of the 2021 Asia's Best Restaurant Awards, The Chairman is considered the epitome of modern Chinese restaurants. We talk to its founder and several other renowned chefs to find out how modern Chinese cuisine is catching up on the global stage.
Tags: Asia, Cnn


‘The Chi’ Boss on Exploring the Aftermath of Police Brutality and That Time Jump in the Season 4 Premiere

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not yet watched the Season 4 premiere of “The Chi,” which aired May 23 on Showtime. In several ways, the third season finale of Showtime’s “The Chi” ended on a hopeful note. Sure, the crooked Otis “Douda” Perry (Curtiss Cook) won the mayoral election and strongarmed Trig […]
Tags: News, Features, Showtime, Chi, The Chi, Justin Hillian, Otis Douda Perry Curtiss Cook



Filters
show more filters
April - 2021
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930  
May - 2021
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
     12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31      
June - 2021
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930