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Libya has witnessed truly chaotic scenes as the country descends further into disarray.
Carlos Alcaraz showed his incredible sportsmanship in a classy moment at Wimbledon. Read more here.
RRQ bow out of Wild Rift Icons in 5th-8th place and US$80,000 in consolation, with high spirits and smiles on their faces. Here's a look back at their time at Icons.
Designer Vera Wang left her fans stunned as she celebrated her 73rd birthday in a tiny crop top with many describing her as 'ageless'. Read more.
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Vinnie Pasquatino hit his first major league home run and Hunter Dozier followed with a drive into the bullpen, leading Brad Keller and the Kansas City Royals over the Detroit Tigers 3-1 on Friday night. Brad Keller (3-9) allowed five hits and two walks in six-plus scoreless innings. Keller exited after hitting rookie Spencer Torkelson in the helmet with an 88 mph changeup in the seventh.
Justin Jackson scored 26 points, Langston Galloway added 18 and the U.S. men's basketball team took another step toward qualifying for next year’s World Cup by topping Puerto Rico 83-75 on Friday night. John Jenkins scored 13 for the Americans, who improved to 4-1 in World Cup qualifying from the FIBA Americas region. Jose Alvarado of the New Orleans Pelicans scored 20 for Puerto Rico (2-3), while Gian Clavell scored 17.
Calls are growing louder to boost defence spending in the face of a growing military threat to Australia's north.
Carlos Alcaraz lets Oscar Otte have a point that the umpire had called to be replayed. Source: BBC
STORY: The bill was headed to New York Governor Kathy Hochul, a Democrat, who was expected to sign it into law, to take effect beginning Sept. 1.The emergency legislative session began on Thursday, a week after the Supreme Court's conservative majority struck down New York's restrictive gun-license laws and ruled for the first time that the U.S. Constitution grants an individual the right to carry weapons in public for self-defense. (Full Story)New York's Democratic leaders have lambasted the ruling, saying there will be more gun violence if there are more people carrying guns. They conceded they must now loosen the state's century-old permit scheme but sought to keep as many restrictions as they can in the name of public safety, which may end up a target for more legal challenges.The court ruled the law legislators are changing gave too much discretion to officials to deny a permit.Hochul, who ordered the extraordinary session in the legislature, said the state's gun-licensing regulations had resulted in New York having the fifth-lowest rate of gun deaths of the 50 U.S. states."Our state will continue to keep New Yorkers safe from harm, even despite this setback from the Supreme Court," she said at a news conference in Albany while lawmakers were still debating the bill. "They may think they can change our lives with the stroke of a pen, but we have pens, too."
Houston, TX, U.S., July 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The EnerGeo Alliance today issued the following statement from its President, Nikki Martin regarding the Biden Administration’s announcement releasing the “Proposed Program” for the National Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program (National OCS Program) for years 2023-2028. “The Administration’s release of a significantly reduced proposed five-year offshore oil and gas lease program demonstrates a lack of concern for the nation’s f
With the boundaries increasingly blurred between the activity areas of humans and animals in Singapore, the need to learn how to coexist has become more urgent. says primatologist Andie Ang.
Cubs rookie Christopher Morel has homered in three straight games and looks to keep up the run when he faces Boston at Wrigley Field. The 23-year-old Morel connected Friday night for a two-run drive as Chicago rallied past the Red Sox. Morel got five hits, including a home run, on Thursday in a romp over Cincinnati.
Max Fried is making his case for an All Star Game roster spot along with a bunch of his teammates. “Just kind of embracing who I am as a pitcher," Fried said. Although Fried acknowledged he didn't have his best stuff, the Reds were no problem.
Trent Robinson ripped into Gerard Sutton after the Roosters' loss to Penrith. Read more here.
Darick Hall’s tiebreaking home run was his third homer since being called up, and Rhys Hoskins went deep to add an insurance run, leading the Philadelphia Phillies to a 5-3 win over Nolan Arenado and the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday night. Hall broke a 3-all tie in the sixth when he led off by driving a 79-mph changeup from Miles Mikolas (5-6) into the seats in right. The 26-year-old Hall went deep twice in Philadelphia’s 14-4 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Thursday night.
Influencers are known for being full of hot air, but in this case it apparently led to 'unbearable pain'.
Shares of Pinterest (NYSE: PINS) were under pressure this week along with the rest of the market to end the worst first half of a year for stocks in over 50 years. For the sake of keeping score, the social media stock was down 13% on the week, the S&P 500 was down 2.2%, and the Nasdaq Composite was down 3.6%. During the first half of 2022, Pinterest has lost 50% of its value.
Lauren Wright continues to be leery of the water coming out of the taps in her family's U.S. Navy home in Hawaii, saying she doesn't trust that it's safe. Wright, her sailor husband and their three children ages 8 to 17 were among the thousands of people who were sickened late last year after fuel from military storage tanks leaked into Pearl Harbor’s tap water. A Navy investigation released Thursday blamed the fuel leak and the water crisis that followed on shoddy management and human error.
The bar was hosting a drag show Thursday when about 10 people showed up to yell about “pedophiles” and harass bar operators and patrons.