News


 

The former Afghan women's soccer team captain is telling female players to burn their uniforms and delete all evidence that they played sports

Former Afghanistan women's football captain Khalida Popal attends a training session in south London on March 30, 2018. DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP/Getty Images The former captain of the Afghan women's soccer team is urging her teammates to burn their kits. She also advised them to delete their photos to protect themselves from the Taliban. Popal herself was forced to seek asylum in Denmark in 2016, after she received death threats in her role as director of the country's football ...
Tags: UK, London, News, Women, Football, Sports, Trends, Afghanistan, Taliban, Denmark, Biden, Women's Rights, Reuters, Afp, US State Department, Khalida Popal


A CNN journalist described the 'gauntlet' people face to reach the Kabul airport as they try to flee Afghanistan, despite US claims

Afghans run away after Taliban fighters use guns fire, whips, sticks and sharp objects to maintain crowd control at the Kabul Airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2021. Marcus Yam/Los Angeles Times/Getty Images The White House said Tuesday the Taliban promised safe passage out of Afghanistan for civilians. But CNN's Clarissa Ward reported Afghans trying to reach the airport were turned away amid gunfire. Gunfire could be heard during Ward's live broadcast from outside t...
Tags: Politics, News, White House, US, International, Trends, Joe Biden, Cnn, Afghanistan, Taliban, Kabul, Abc News, Ward, KABUL Afghanistan, Kabul Airport, Brianna Keilar


Afghanistan: Dominic Raab's failure to make urgent call shameful - Labour

The foreign secretary is accused of not phoning his Afghan counterpart for help to evacuate interpreters.
Tags: UK, News, Afghanistan, Dominic Raab


County board meeting erupts during school mask debate

CNN's Rosa Flores takes a closer look at incidents erupting across the county as the argument over wearing masks intensifies.
Tags: News, Cnn, Stories, Rosa Flores


Man's anti-vaccine speech at county board meeting goes off the rails

CNN's Rosa Flores takes a closer look at incidents erupting across the county as the argument over wearing masks intensifies.
Tags: News, Cnn, Stories, Rosa Flores


Washington Gov Mandates COVID-19 Vaccines For All School Employees; Strictest Rule In U.S.

"We won’t gamble with the health of our children, our educators and school staff," Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee said.
Tags: News, Washington, Jay Inslee


Washington Governor Mandates Vaccines For All School Employees; Strictest Rule In U.S.

"We won’t gamble with the health of our children, our educators and school staff," Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee said.
Tags: News, Washington, Jay Inslee, All School Employees


NASA’s Ingenuity helicopter nails ‘risky’ 12th flight on the red planet

NASA’s Ingenuity helicopter has successfully completed its 12th flight on Mars in what was one of its most challenging outings to date.
Tags: Space, News, Trends, Nasa, Mars, Ingenuity, Mars Helicopter


'It's about control': Anti-mask protesters upend meeting

Protesters forced the shutdown of a Louisiana state school board meeting after not complying with a statewide mask mandate.
Tags: News, Stories, Louisiana


Afghans in America are desperately trying to get their families to safety

Suneeta hasn't been able to sleep in days. Instead, she's been constantly calling and texting her four children, all younger than 18 -- the youngest only 7 -- who are hiding by themselves in an apartment in Kabul, Afghanistan, thousands of miles away from her Albany, New York, home.
Tags: America, Cnn, KABUL Afghanistan, Albany New York




Covid Australia live news update: NSW records 681 cases, extends regional lockdown; Victoria reports 57, ACT 16; Darwin ending lockdown after no new cases

NSW records 681 local cases and one death, extends regional lockdown as police issue 671 penalties in 24 hours; ACT records 16 cases; Victoria records 57 cases; Queensland reports another Covid-free day; Melbourne has now had 200 days of lockdown. Follow all the day’s newsExperts say Delta variant spread among Australian children is concerning in absence of Covid vaccine‘Immediate risk’: nearly 150 childcare centres closed across AustraliaFatigued not complacent: as lockdowns drag on Australians...
Tags: Health, Business, London, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, Australian economy, Darwin, Vic, Melbourne Showgrounds


Afghanistan: Pakistan fences off from Afghan refugees

Islamabad says it cannot accept any more Afghans fleeing Taliban rule, despite UN pleas.
Tags: News, Afghanistan, Taliban, Pakistan, Un, Islamabad


Miami Dolphins rookie pass rusher Jaelan Phillips shows confidence

Miami's front seven is deep and dangerous. Consider if the Dolphins were to start Emmanuel Ogbah, Raekwon Davis, Christian Wilkins, Phillips, Van Ginkel, Jerome Baker and Benardrick McKinney. Miami would have Zach Sieler, Adam Butler, John
Tags: News, Dolphins, Miami, Miami Dolphins, Jaelan Phillips, Benardrick McKinney Miami


GOP Front-Runner In California Gubernatorial Recall Defends Workplace Pregnancy Remarks

Elder, a conservative talk show host hoping to replace Gov. Newsom, drew bipartisan criticism over his past comments.
Tags: News, California, Newsom, GOP Front


R. Kelly trial: Singer 'knew I was underage', accuser tells court

The US R&B singer is accused of sexual abuse, racketeering and bribery; charges which he has denied.
Tags: News, US, R Kelly


46 senators have joined a bipartisan effort to urge the Biden administration to prioritize and protect Afghan women leaders who are in 'unparalleled danger'

Afghan women holding placards gathered to demand the protection of Afghan women's rights in front of the Presidential Palace in Kabul, Afghanistan on August 17. Sayed Khodaiberdi Sadat/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images A bipartisan group of 46 senators penned a letter to the Biden administration urging them to protect Afghan women leaders. The senators asked for allowances to be made specifically for female leaders, activists, and human rights defenders. The senators say these women now ...
Tags: UK, News, Women, US, Trends, Getty Images, Afghanistan, Taliban, Kabul, Biden, Women's Rights, State, Antony Blinken, Presidential Palace, KABUL Afghanistan, New Hampshire Sen Jeanne Shaheen


Will Trevor Bauer take the stand? Judge to consider it, but it might not matter

Trevor Bauer has not spoken at this week's hearing over a restraining order. A judge will decide Thursday whether the pitcher takes the witness stand.       [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Trevor Bauer


Singapore sentences Briton to six weeks in prison for not wearing face mask

A Singapore court sentenced a British man to six weeks in prison on Wednesday, local media reported, after he repeatedly breached coronavirus protocols by refusing to wear a face mask in public.
Tags: Singapore, Cnn


Covid Australia live news update: 681 NSW cases, one death and regional lockdown extended; Victoria records 57 cases, ACT 16

NSW records 681 local cases and one death, extends regional lockdown as police issue 671 penalties in 24 hours; ACT records 16 cases; Victoria records 57 cases; Queensland reports another Covid-free day; Melbourne has now had 200 days of lockdown. Follow all the day’s newsExperts say Delta variant spread among Australian children is concerning in absence of Covid vaccine‘Immediate risk’: nearly 150 childcare centres closed across AustraliaFatigued not complacent: as lockdowns drag on Australians...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Melbourne, Canberra, Scott Morrison, Australian economy, Vic, Andrew Barr, Gladys Berejiklian


US judge throws out Trump-era approval for giant Alaska oil project

Permits for ConocoPhillips plan on Alaska’s North Slope vacatedReview did not include polar bear mitigation measures – judgeA federal judge on Wednesday threw out Trump administration approvals for a large planned oil project on Alaska’s North Slope, saying the federal review was flawed and didn’t include mitigation measures for polar bears.US district court judge Sharon Gleason in Anchorage, in a 110-page ruling, vacated permits for ConocoPhillips’ Willow Project in the National Petroleum Reser...
Tags: Environment, Oil, US, World news, US news, Wildlife, Conservation, Alaska, Donald Trump, ConocoPhillips, Trump, Anchorage, North Slope, Sharon Gleason, Willow Project, National Petroleum Reserve Alaska Continue


US Capitol Police official in charge of intel on Jan. 6 returns to role

The US Capitol Police official who was in charge of intelligence operations on January 6 before briefly becoming acting chief has returned to her previous role despite criticism over security breakdowns during the insurrection.
Tags: News, US, Stories, Capitol Police, US Capitol Police


Lynn Bowden Jr.'s Stock Improves after Miami's Preseason Opener

The Miami Dolphins fell to the Chicago Bears 20-13 in their first preseason game, and while preseason does not mean much in the grand scheme of things, there were some noteworthy takeaways from the game. One being WR Lynn Bowden Jr. improvi
Tags: News, Miami, Miami Dolphins, Chicago Bears, Lynn Bowden Jr


Afghanistan crisis: Biden says no American will be left behind

The US president says the chaos in Afghanistan was unavoidable and refuses to acknowledge any mistakes.
Tags: News, US, Afghanistan, Biden


Afghanistan crisis: Biden says no American will be left behind in Kabul

The US president says the chaos in Afghanistan was unavoidable and refuses to acknowledge any mistakes.
Tags: News, US, Afghanistan, Kabul, Biden


World leaders question Biden's withdrawal execution

Visiting Brussels earlier this summer, President Joe Biden was single-minded in his message to American allies.
Tags: News, Joe Biden, Stories, Brussels, Biden


Elizabeth Debicki channels Diana in first peek into The Crown’s fifth season

Production has begun in the UK on the next instalment of the wildly popular Netflix series, with an Australian taking centre stageNetflix has released its first look of the Australian actor Elizabeth Debicki as Diana, Princess of Wales in the upcoming fifth season of The Crown.The British actor Dominic West will play her estranged husband Prince Charles as the pair traverse the 1990s, an era beset by extramarital affairs, eating disorders and assorted royal family dramas. Continue reading...
Tags: UK, Television, Wales, Film, Australia news, Netflix, Culture, Prince Charles, Diana, Dominic West, Diana Princess, Elizabeth Debicki, The Crown


No foul play suspected in death of paratrooper found in his Fort Bragg barracks room

No foul play is suspected in the death of an 82nd Airborne Division paratrooper who was found unresponsive in his barracks room at Fort Bragg and pronounced dead on Friday, 82nd Airborne Division public affairs officer Maj. Russell Gordon said Wednesday.
Tags: Cnn, Fort Bragg, Maj Russell Gordon


Black New Yorkers may have the lowest vaccination rates, but community groups refuse to give up

Months after the rollout of the Covid-19 vaccine, Miriam Vega is still in a battle to persuade some people to get the shot.
Tags: Cnn, Miriam Vega


Golden retriever melts hearts as social media star

Even Celine Dion is a fan of this golden retriever turned social media sensation. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports.
Tags: News, Cnn, Stories, Celine Dion, Jeanne Moos



Filters
show more filters
July - 2021
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031 
August - 2021
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031     
September - 2021
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
27282930