Argentina v Saudi Arabia: World Cup 2022 – live

Dec 1, 2022

Key events Show key events only Please turn on JavaScript to use this feature Which means we’re done here. Thanks all for your company and comments – sorry I couldn’t use them all – and enjoy the three more games we’ve got for you over the next eight or so hours. Peace out! Here’s Andy Hunter’s report on a match of devastating unreality. “VAR gives penalties and cancels open play goals,” says Robert. Just what everyone was clamouring for ...read more

The hunt for habitable planets may have just gotten far more narrow, new study finds

Dec 1, 2022

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news on fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more . CNN  —  The hunt for planets that could harbor life may have just narrowed dramatically. Scientists had long hoped and theorized that the most common type of star in our universe — called an M dwarf — could host nearby planets with atmospheres, potentially rich with carbon and perfect for the creation of life. But in a new stud ...read more

NASA prepares for third attempt at Artemis lunar rocket launch - Financial Post

Nov 30, 2022

Author of the article: Reuters Joey Roulette and Steve Gorman Publishing date: Nov 15, 2022  •  November 15, 2022  •  4 minute read Join the conversation CAPE CANAVERAL — Ground teams at Kennedy Space Center prepared on Tuesday for a third try at launching NASA’s towering, next-generation moon rocket, the debut flight of the U.S. space agency’s Artemis lunar program, 50 years after Apollo’s last moon mission. The 32-story tall Space Launch System (SL ...read more

Denmark v Tunisia: World Cup 2022 – live

Nov 30, 2022

Key events Show key events only Please turn on JavaScript to use this feature He’s dynamic, he’s dazzling, he’s our Denmark specialist and Nick Ames was in the Education City Stadium to see that rather exciting 0-0 draw. Peter Steele writes in: “Re: Bogdan’s observation. Worth noting the Europeans are still unbeaten. Saudi, Tunisia and Ecuador all looked good. But Iran, Qatar and Argentina have all looked pretty poor. Senegal were OK with a Mané shap ...read more

Quiz of the week: Which Doctor Who stars surprised fans?

Nov 30, 2022

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You Really Should Watch The Bastard Son & the Devil Himself

Nov 30, 2022

A bisexual baby witch, his destructo-bomb GF and his punk croissant BF just out to destroy the systems of power, NBD Image: Netflix In late October, Netflix released an adaptation of Sally Green’s Half Bad, renamed The Bastard Son the Devil Himself, without much fanfare. In a world divided between witches and fains, two warring clans of magic-users fight over legacy, tradition, and power; creating a brutal rift in between Fairborn witches and Blood witches, whose di ...read more

Factbox: Key regulatory measures to stabilise China's embattled property sector - Reuters

Nov 30, 2022

HONG KONG, Nov 14 (Reuters) - Chinese property stocks and bonds rose sharply on Monday after news of further support measures from Beijing to boost liquidity in the sector, hailed by one analyst as a "soaking rain after a long drought". Here's a look at the main measures implemented to shore up the Chinese property sector in recent months. WHAT ARE THE LATEST MEASURES? Two sources told Reuters on Sunday that a notice to financial institutions from the People's Bank of China (PBOC) and the Chi ...read more

Mexico v Poland: World Cup 2022 – live

Nov 30, 2022

Key events Show key events only Please turn on JavaScript to use this feature Match report: Mexico 0-0 Poland Group C: Robert Lewandowski had a second-half penalty saved by Guillermo Ochoa as the sides shared the points at Stadium 974. Louise Taylor reports from Doha. Group C: Saudi Arabia are the surprise leaders of Group C after the first round of games, their victory over Argentina having sent shockwaves around the football world. Mexico and Poland are behin ...read more

A Broken Twitter Means Broken Disaster Response

Nov 30, 2022

The Complex Fire burns in California in 2020. Photo: Noah Berger (AP) As Twitter goes through an upheaval and rumors of its potential demise —or likely malfunction—spread, millions of people are starting to imagine a world without Twitter . While many folks may think the platform has nothing to do with them, there are countless systems that have drastically changed in the 16 years since Twitter was founded—including emergency management and disaster response, which is ...read more

The veteran Black explorer, 78, who's still on the move

Nov 30, 2022

(CNN) — He's been trekking through wilderness areas around the world for over five decades, and veteran Black explorer J.R. Harris says his thirst for adventure is still as strong as ever. Now aged 78, Harris has visited well over 50 countries on every continent except Antarctica, exploring some of the most remote areas of the world, including Patagonia and the Australian Outback. And he says he has no intention of putting away his hiking boots any time soon. "I'm curious about everyth ...read more

‘We can do the impossible’: how key players reacted to end of Cop27 climate summit

Nov 30, 2022

World leaders, diplomats, activists and experts have been reacting to the end of the Cop27 climate conference, which produced a groundbreaking agreement on climate finance for poorer countries but failed to make significant progress on many other matters. Here are some of the reactions from major players. Laurence Tubiana, one of the architects of the landmark Paris agreement “This Cop caused deep frustrations but it wasn’t for nothing. It achieved a significant breakthrough for the mo ...read more

Premier League team news, pressure on Marsch: football countdown – live

Nov 29, 2022

Key events Show key events only Please turn on JavaScript to use this feature And that’s full-time for today. Time to head off and have a listen to the newly remastered box set of ‘Revolver’. We’ll be here, there and everywhere over the weekend, starting with a live MBM from the King Power where Leicester take on champions Manchester City (12.30pm kick-off). Routine away win? Tomorrow never knows. Wolves caretaker boss Steve Davis admits that five defeats in t ...read more

New Zealand v Wales: Women’s Rugby World Cup quarter-final – live

Nov 29, 2022

Key events 29 Oct 2022 Full-time: New Zealand 55-3 Wales 29 Oct 2022 TRY! New Zealand 55-3 Wales (Demant, 68') 29 Oct 2022 YELLOW CARD! New Zealand 50-3 Wales (George 67') 29 Oct 2022 TRY! New Zealand 50 -3 Wales (Connor, 65') 29 Oct 2022 YELLOW CARD! New Zealand 45-3 Wales (Williams-Morris,59') 29 Oct 2022 TRY! New Zealand 45-3 Wales (Bremner, 56') 29 Oct 2022 TRY! New Zealand 40-3 Wales (Connor, 49') 29 Oct 2022 TRY! New Zealand 33-3 Wales (Woodman, 43') ...read more

The world can harness trade to save the planet - Reuters

Nov 29, 2022

SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt, Nov 21 (Reuters Breakingviews) - Trade is a major cause of global warming. Think of all those goods travelling from far away on polluting ships – and raw materials and components whizzing across the world in complex supply chains. But the right trade policies can also do a lot to save the planet. The solution is to tax trade in carbon-intensive goods and get rid of tariffs on clean ones – while also subsidising green technologies and stopping aid to dirty ones. And t ...read more

Iran's soccer team silent during national anthem in Qatar in support of protesters back home - CBC.ca

Nov 29, 2022

Iran's World Cup team declined to sing their national anthem before their opening World Cup match on Monday in a sign of support for mass protests back home after many fans accused the squad of siding with a violent state crackdown on the unrest. Protests demanding the fall of the ruling Shia Muslim theocracy have gripped Iran since the September death of a young woman named Mahsa Amini after her arrest for flouting the strict Islamic dress code. The players were solemn and silent as the anth ...read more

Maple syrup thrown on painting at Vancouver Art Gallery | CTV News - CTV News Vancouver

Nov 29, 2022

Climate activists calling for an end to a gas pipeline project in northern British Columbia threw maple syrup on an Emily Carr painting and glued themselves to the wall at the Vancouver Art Gallery Saturday. A spokesman for the environmental group Stop Fracking Around told The Canadian Press two activists splashed maple syrup on Carr's painting “Stumps and Sky,” which is on display at the gallery. Don Marshall, speaking for the environmental group, said the protest action at the museum a ...read more

World Cup 2022: LGBT activist Peter Tatchell urges captains to speak out in Qatar

Nov 29, 2022

Tatchell said he was "arrested and detained on the kerbside" in Doha following his one-man protest British LGBT rights campaigner Peter Tatchell has called on team captains to "devote 30 seconds" after each match at the 2022 World Cup to speak out on Qatar's human rights record. It comes after Australia issued a statement criticising Qatar's treatment of migrant workers and LGBTQ+ people. Tatchell, who was stopped from protesting in Doha on Tuesday, said: "Australian foot ...read more

Astros C Martin Maldonado used illegal bat in Game 1 of World Series, per report - Yahoo Canada Sports

Nov 29, 2022

It might not have raised an eyebrow if a non-Houston Astros player had done it, but a Houston Astros player did it, and now we're talking about it. It was reported Game 1 of the 2022 World Series on Saturday that Astros starting catcher Martín Maldonado had received a half-dozen bats from retiring legend Albert Pujols to use in the series, believing Pujols' bats would be of a higher quality given his stature. Martin Maldonado reached out to Albert Pujols before the start of the Wor ...read more

Prince George oncologist demonstrates higher doses of precision radiotherapy safe for patients - Prince George Daily News

Nov 29, 2022

Dr. Rob Olson, UBC Northern Medical Program associate professor. UNBC photo In his latest published research, Dr. Rob Olson, UBC Northern Medical Program associate professor, found patient side effects from an innovative cancer treatment that delivers higher doses of radiation over less treatments can be minimized, while still remaining effective at controlling cancer spread, through his SABR-5 trial. “An earlier, smaller phase II trial in 2019, called SABR-COMET, showed enco ...read more

Dr. Kailash Tripathi talks about adherence to therapy for Diabetes control - Zee News

Nov 29, 2022

Adherence to therapy for diabetes control The degree to which a patient is committed to taking medication, adhering to a diet, making lifestyle changes, and aligning with accepted advice from a healthcare provider is known as adherence to therapy. When type 2 diabetes mellitus manifests, patients are initially urged to maintain a healthy diet and exercise routine. This is followed by early medication, which typically consists of one or more pills and may subsequently include injections. De ...read more

Thawing Permafrost Exposes Old Pathogens—and New Hosts

Nov 29, 2022

The Arctic—that remote, largely undisturbed, 5.5 million square miles of frozen terrain—is heating up fast. In fact, it’s warming nearly four times quicker than the rest of the world, with disastrous consequences for the region and its inhabitants. Many of these impacts you probably know from nature documentaries: ice caps melting, sea levels rising, and polar bears losing their homes. But good news! There is another knock-on effect to worry about: the warming landscape is rewiring vir ...read more

Democrats to stay in control of U.S. Senate after win in Nevada - Global News

Nov 27, 2022

Democrats held onto control of the U.S. Senate, handing a major victory to President Joe Biden and extinguishing hopes of the “red wave” that Republicans had expected leading into the midterm elections. Biden – who struggled with low approval ratings ahead of Tuesday’s elections, partly due to public frustration over inflation – said the late Saturday outcome made him look forward to the remainder of his term in office. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer described it as a “vic ...read more

World Cup: FIFA head comments on beer ban - CP24

Nov 27, 2022

DOHA, Qatar (AP) - Gianni Infantino said he feels gay. That he feels like a woman. That he feels like a migrant worker. He lectured Europeans for criticizing Qatar's human rights record and defended the host country's last-minute decision to ban beer from World Cup stadiums. The FIFA president delivered a one-hour tirade on the eve of the World Cup's opening match, and then spent about 45 minutes answering questions from media about the Qatari gov ...read more

Your pictures on the theme of 'autumn walks'

Nov 27, 2022

We asked our readers to send in their best pictures on the theme of "autumn walks". Here is a selection of the photographs we received from around the world. Image source, Siobahn Gale Image caption, Siobahn Gale: "Watching the gulls at Sheffield Park and Garden, East Sussex." Image source, Frances O'Connor Image caption, Frances O'Connor: "Autumn walk at the National Trust's Longshaw Estate in the Peak District National Park." Image source, ...read more

Amazon Is Getting Into Home Insurance, Kind Of

Nov 27, 2022

Why home insurance? Why not, I guess. Image: Amazon Amazon, already the biggest online retailer in the world, isn’t content with total global domination of commerce. Instead, the company is constantly seeking to expand into new realms. It has a streaming service, a shipping and logistics arm, its own pharmacy , owns the cloud through its web services, runs the largest organic grocery chain in the U.S., and so on and so forth. In a lot of ways, Amazon is inextricable f ...read more

Canada names 26-man roster for 2022 FIFA World Cup - Sportsnet.ca

Nov 27, 2022

James Sharman joins Jesse Fuchs to discuss the official Canadian roster that will play in the World Cup, whether any players got snubbed from the selection, the team's health going into the tournament, and the realistic expectations for this squad. | November 13, 2022, 10:46 AM November 13, 2022, 10:46 AM We use cookies to improve your experience. Learn More or change your cookie preferences. By continuing to use this site, you agree to the use of cookies. ...read more

World Cup 2022: Why some football fans will not watch on TV

Nov 27, 2022

Image caption, Many members of the LGBTQ community have spoken out against Qatar being awarded the tournament As Wales compete in their first World Cup since 1958, some LGBTQ+ fans won't even watch the games on TV. Many members of the community have spoken out against Qatar being awarded the tournament. The country has been criticised for multiple human rights concerns - including for its treatment of women, LGBTQ+ people and migrant workers. BBC News spoke to a nu ...read more

Why You Should Update 'Pokémon Scarlet' and 'Violet' on Day One

Nov 27, 2022

Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet , the latest dual entry in developer Game Freak’s iconic series, aren’t set to hit retail and digital retail outlets until Nov. 18. But even with a week to go (as of this article), the game won’t ship finished. When you buy the game, you’ll need to update it immediately if you want the full Scarlet and Violet experience. As this update is the game’s first, it goes by the very simple version 1.0.1. The big news with this update ...read more

Sri Lankan cricketer Danushka Gunathilaka charged with alleged sexual assault in Sydney

Nov 30, 2022

Sri Lankan international cricketer Danushka Gunathilaka has been charged with allegedly sexually assaulting a woman in Sydney’s eastern suburbs hours after the pair met for their first date. New South Wales police said the cricketer, who is in Australia for the T20 World Cup, and the 29-year-old woman first made contact via a dating app last weekend. After a series of texts and calls, they met for a date on Wednesday before going back to the woman’s home in Rose Bay, police said. It is all ...read more

World Polio Day is October 24 | Cranbrook, East Kootenay - E-Know.ca

Nov 30, 2022

Posted: October 23, 2022 With the skyrocketing cost of everything, labour shortages, extreme weather events, the refugee crisis, and war in the Ukraine, amongst the many challenges facing the world today, why should we take time to think about polio? After all, there hasn’t been a case in Canada for over 20 years. The thing is, polio is a horrible disease that mainly strikes children under five. It can lead to death, life-long paralysis or muscle weakness, and, as survivors get olde ...read more

DP World to invest around $500 mln to reduce CO2 emissions - wam - Reuters

Nov 30, 2022

DUBAI, Nov 7 (Reuters) - Dubai-owned ports giant DP World (DPWRD.UL) intends to invest around $500 million to reduce carbon dioxide emissions in its operations by 700,000 tonnes over the next five years, state news agency WAM reported on Monday, citing the company's chairman and CEO Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem. DP World's plans include transitioning its global fleet from diesel to electric power, investing in renewable energy, and exploring fuel alternatives, Sulayem said via video conference du ...read more

Mane named in Senegal squad for World Cup - Reuters

Nov 30, 2022

DAKAR, Nov 11 (Reuters) - Sadio Mane has been named in Senegal's squad for the World Cup in Qatar despite suffering an injury playing for Bayern Munich on Tuesday. The 30-year-old striker, whose decisive penalty kicks won both the Africa Cup of Nations and World Cup qualification for his country this year, suffered an injury to his right fibula in Bayern's 6-1 win against Werder Bremen and misses this weekend’s clash against Schalke 04. But coach Aliou Cisse included the team’s talisman w ...read more

Wall Street is bracing for midterm results — but Thursday's inflation report may be a bigger deal

Nov 30, 2022

Fed's Powell: 'Time for easing rate increases is coming' 02:26 - Source: CNN Business New York CNN Business  —  Wall Street is waiting for the results of Tuesday’s midterm election like the rest of the world, but traders say this week’s inflation report may prove to be far more consequential to markets. “Obviously this midterm election — because democracy is on the ballot — is a big deal in the eyes of the population,” Peter Tuchman, a veteran New ...read more

Maybe James Cameron Won't Make 5 Avatar Movies After All

Nov 29, 2022

Screenshot: 20th Century How many Avatar movies does one person need in a single lifetime? For years—pretty much since the film debuted in 2009, becoming the highest-grossing movie in the world—that number was five , according to director James Cameron. Now, he seems to be hedging his bets on his giant, lanky blue cat people. At the very least, he’s entertaining the possibility that Avatar: The Way of Water might not be the monstrous smash hit the original movi ...read more

Week in pictures: 8-14 October 2022

Nov 29, 2022

A selection of powerful news photographs taken around the world this week. Image source, Jamie Holte/University of Edinburgh/PA Image caption, University of Edinburgh of researchers monitor water temperatures in Sermilik Fjord, south-east Greenland. New research suggests climate change may be having more impact on the melting Greenland ice sheet than previously thought. Image source, Aaron Chown / PA Image caption, Vanessa Redgrave, the Oscar-winning actres ...read more

Why Black Panther: Wakanda Forever Was the Perfect Time to Introduce Ironheart

Nov 29, 2022

Riri Williams, aka Ironheart, is introduced in Black Panther: Wakanda Forever. Image: Marvel Studios Not only does Black Panther: Wakanda Forever bring back dozens of characters from the first film, and not only does it introduce an entire new world thanks to Namor and the Talokan, the film also introduces the star of one of Marvel’s next Disney+ shows : Ironheart. Dominique Thorne plays the character, real name Riri Williams . On the surface, adding yet another new ...read more

Week in pictures: 15 -21 October 2022

Nov 29, 2022

A selection of powerful news photographs taken around the world this week. Image source, GABY ORAA / Reuters Image caption, Juan Figalo stands in his damaged home following devastating floods in El Castano, a suburb of Maracay, Venezuela. Image source, TEMILADE ADELAJA / REUTERS Image caption, A demonstrator is detained in a police van during a rally on the second anniversary of anti-police protests in Lagos, Nigeria. Image source, Lesley Martin ...read more

Binance's bid for FTX marks one of the wildest days in crypto history

Nov 29, 2022

Hello! It's Dan DeFrancesco checking in from NYC. Today we've got stories on what you can expect to get paid as a young attorney, billionaire Ken Griffin's reasoning behind his move to Florida, and why your lunch spot might look different.  But first, some chaos in the crypto markets.  If this was forwarded to you, sign up here . Download Insider's app here . Sam Bankman-Fried, founder of crypto exchange FTX. Tom Williams/Getty Images 1. The savior needed saving. ...read more

Amazon Is Getting Into Home Insurance, Kind Of

Nov 29, 2022

Why home insurance? Why not, I guess. Image: Amazon Amazon, already the biggest online retailer in the world, isn’t content with total global domination of commerce. Instead, the company is constantly seeking to expand into new realms. It has a streaming service, a shipping and logistics arm, its own pharmacy , owns the cloud through its web services, runs the largest organic grocery chain in the U.S., and so on and so forth. In a lot of ways, Amazon is inextricable f ...read more

Tuberculosis cases on the rise globally, WHO says - CTV News

Nov 29, 2022

GENEVA - The number of people infected with tuberculosis, including the kind resistant to drugs, rose globally for the first time in years, according to a report Thursday by the World Health Organization. The UN health agency said more than 10 million people worldwide were sickened by tuberculosis in 2021, a 4.5 per cent rise from the year before. About 1.6 million people died, it said. WHO said about 450,000 cases involved people infected with drug-resistant TB, 3 per cent more than in 20 ...read more

SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket returns to flight after three years

Nov 29, 2022

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news on fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more . CNN  —  SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy — a towering, three-pronged vehicle that is the most powerful operational rocket in the world — returned to the skies on Tuesday for the first time since mid-2019. The rocket launched at 9:41 a.m. ET from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida, hauling satellites to space for the US military in ...read more

Premier League team news: predicted lineups for the weekend action

Nov 29, 2022

Manchester City v Brentford Saturday 12.30pm BT Sport 1 Venue Etihad Stadium Last season Manchester City 2 Brentford 0 Referee Peter Bankes This season G6 Y26 R0 4.33 cards/game Odds H 2-13 A 20-1 D 17-2 Manchester City Subs from Carson, Ortega, Palmer, Álvarez, Wilson-Esbrand, Lewis, Gündogan, Gómez, Silva, Stones, Rodri Doubtful Haaland (match fitness), Phillips (match fitness) Injured Walker (groin, 2 Dec) Suspended None Discipline Y9 R1 Form WWL ...read more

Iranian protesters look to outside world for help

Nov 29, 2022

Image source, EPA-EFE Image caption, Rallies in support of the Iranian protesters have been held around the world By Kayvan Hosseini BBC Persian The anti-government protests sweeping Iran are now in their eighth week, with no sign of ending, despite a bloody crackdown. The rest of the world has watched with alarm, with some countries taking steps in support of the protests. What do Iranians want? The protesters first want to be heard and get news coverage ...read more

Captain America: New World Order Teases Harrison Ford's New Role

Nov 29, 2022

Screenshot: Marvel Studios Watch Tilda Swinton and Tilda Swinton team up for a haunting new ghost movie. Mads Mikkelsen is joining Bryan Fuller’s new horror film. The CW is only giving short orders to The Winchesters and Gotham Knights. Plus, Namor rises in a new Wakanda Forever featurette. Spoilers, away! Dust Bunny THR reports Mads Mikkelsen is attached to star in Dust Bunny, a new film from Hannibal creator Bryan Fuller in which “an eight-year-old ...read more

Breakingviews - Big U.S. banks shoulder first-world problems - Reuters

Nov 29, 2022

NEW YORK, Oct 14 (Reuters Breakingviews) - It’s hard to be sympathetic when bank bosses effectively complain that their businesses are too safe and sound, and that customers are too conservative. Yet for the big U.S. lenders who reported third-quarter earnings on Friday, that’s the reality. JPMorgan (JPM.N), Wells Fargo (WFC.N) and Citigroup (C.N) have what might be thought of as first-world problems. The closest it gets to bad news is that customer savings are ebbing somewhat, and credit i ...read more

German interior minister reconsidering Qatar World Cup visit - dpa - Reuters

Nov 29, 2022

BERLIN, Nov 11 (Reuters) - The German interior minister's attendance at the soccer World Cup in Qatar, which starts on Nov. 20, is not a done deal, according to a report by the dpa news agency. "I will see if I manage to travel next week," Nancy Faeser, who has irked Qatari officials with her concerns over human rights in the host country, was quoted as saying on Friday. At the start of the month, Faeser said during a visit to Qatar that she would attend the German national team's Nov. 23 openi ...read more

Liberal cybersecurity bill a 'bad law' that must be amended, research report warns - CTV News

Nov 29, 2022

Ottawa - A new research report says federal cybersecurity legislation is so flawed it would allow authoritarian governments around the world to justify their own repressive laws. The report by Christopher Parsons of the University of Toronto's Citizen Lab makes 29 recommendations to bolster transparency and accountability of the proposed measures introduced in June by the Liberal government. The government wants to establish a framework to better shield systems vital to national security ...read more

Premier League and FA Cup news, World Cup injuries latest: football countdown – live

Nov 29, 2022

Key events Show key events only Please turn on JavaScript to use this feature That’s the lot for today. Thanks for reading, emailing and commenting and sorry if I couldn’t get your contribution in. The place to see all our football stories in one place is here, or you could always check out the carefully curated football home page. Good luck to your team(s) this weekend and enjoy the football – it should be a good one. Bye for now. Emmanuel Adeb ...read more

Rishi Sunak: World leaders welcome next UK prime minister

Nov 29, 2022

World leaders have been reacting to Rishi Sunak's victory in the race to be the next British prime minister. Many offered their congratulations, and expressed hope for stability after a "turbulent" few weeks. India Image source, Getty Images What the leadership is saying: "As you become UK PM, I look forward to working closely together on global issues, and implementing Roadmap 2030," Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted, referring to a framework agreement struck bet ...read more

2 Koreas exchange warning shots along disputed sea boundary - World News - Castanet.net

Nov 29, 2022

Photo: The Canadian Press A TV screen shows a file image of South Korean navy vessels during a news program at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, Oct. 24, 2022. The rival Koreas exchanged warning shots along their disputed western sea boundary on Monday, their militaries said, amid heightened animosities over North Korea's recent barrage of weapons tests. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon) North and South Korea exchanged warning shots Monday along their disputed western sea ...read more

Stockton, Calif., police arrest suspect in serial killings - World News - Castanet.net

Nov 27, 2022

Serial killings suspect arrest The Canadian Press - Oct 15, 2022 / 4:16 pm | Story: 390812 Photo: Stockton Police A man suspected of killing six men and wounding a woman in Northern California was arrested before dawn Saturday as he was apparently searching for another victim, police said. Acting on tips and police work, investigators tracked and watched a man and stopped him in a car at about 2 a.m. in Stockton, where five of the shootings took place, Police Chief Stanley McFadden s ...read more

The year's most remarkable architectural photos revealed

Nov 27, 2022

Written by Jacqui Palumbo, CNN The year's best architectural photographs have been revealed, highlighting the beauty of sleek geometry, abstracted silhouettes and industrial textures from around the world. On Wednesday, organizers of the Architectural Photography Awards 2022 announced more than 20 finalists in categories including interiors, exteriors and buildings in use. All of the shortlisted entries will be exhibited at the forthcoming World Architecture Festival in Lisbon, Portugal. T ...read more

'Liz Truss the brief?' World reacts to UK political turmoil

Nov 27, 2022

Image source, Reuters Image caption, It's not just the UK's media that has been following the political chaos The UK's economic and political turmoil over the past few weeks - culminating in nearly all of Liz Truss's original finance plans now being axed - has been watched around the world. It is rare for close allies to comment on each other's key policies at home - and if they do, it's unlikely to be an outright criticism. But at the weekend US President Joe Bide ...read more

Premier League team news and World Cup latest: football countdown – live

Nov 27, 2022

Key events Show key events only Please turn on JavaScript to use this feature And that’s about it for today. Thanks for reading. Let’s sign off with this Louise Taylor piece on October’s Premier League Player of the Month, Miguel Almirón. All the weekend Premier League team news in one place including injuries, suspensions, disciplinary records, form and even top goalgetters. West Ham’s joint-top scorers have managed just two goals apiece. Chelsea’s l ...read more

Kanye West is buying controversial 'free speech' app Parler

Nov 27, 2022

Last week, Kanye West (aka Ye) was locked out of his Twitter and Instagram accounts following a weekend of antisemitic posts. Now, the saga has taken a sharp turn with news that the hip-hop mogul is acquiring the controversial "free speech" social media app Parler. The deal appears to be happening quickly, with the company behind Parler (Parlement technologies) saying that the parties expect to close the transaction in the fourth quarter of 2022. The price was not revealed. "The proposed acquis ...read more

Russian fighter jet crashes into apartments in southern city near Ukraine - Global News

Nov 27, 2022

A Russian fighter plane crashed into a residential building in the southern Russian city of Yeysk on Monday, engulfing apartments in a huge fireball, and officials were quoted as saying at least four people were killed. Video published by the military news channel Zvezda appeared to show explosions aboard the plane as it plunged towards the apartments. Regional governor Veniamin Kondratyev said the plane was a Sukhoi Su-34, a supersonic medium-range fighter-bomber. Separately, Russia’s RIA n ...read more

Your pictures on the theme of 'empty spaces'

Nov 27, 2022

We asked our readers to send in their best pictures on the theme of "empty spaces". Here is a selection of the photographs we received from around the world. Image source, Lia Mageira Image caption, Lia Mageira: "A fisherman at the lagoon of Messolonghi, Greece." Image source, Jason Shrubb Image caption, Jason Shrubb: "The empty spaces within a concrete shell." Image source, Ivon Sataumer Image caption, Ivon Sataumer: "Sometimes the clouds ...read more

Polio this week as of 19 October 2022 - World - ReliefWeb

Nov 27, 2022

World + 37 more Format News and Press Release Source Posted 21 Oct 2022 Originally published 21 Oct 2022 Origin View original Download Report (PDF | 910.43 KB) In Berlin, Germany, this week at the World Health Summit, global leaders confirmed US$2.6 billion in funding toward the GPEI’s 2022-2026 Strategy, at a pledging moment co-hosted by Germany’s Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ). “No place is safe until polio has been erad ...read more

Russia's war on Ukraine latest news: Russia resumes participation in grain deal - Reuters

Nov 27, 2022

[1/2] Ukrainian servicemen fire a self-propelled howitzer toward Russian positions, amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, on a frontline in Mykolaiv region, Ukraine November 2, 2022. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko Nov 6 (Reuters) - President Joe Biden's U.S. administration is privately encouraging Ukraine’s leaders to signal an openness to negotiate with Russia and drop their public refusal to engage in peace talks unless President Vladimir Putin is removed from power, the Washington Post report ...read more