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Russia is reporting its largest daily number of new coronavirus infections, more than 70% up on the number a month ago as the country faces a sustained rise in cases
<strong>Exclusive:</strong> In a letter to his counterpart Sajid Javid, shadow health secretary Jon Ashworth said ‘it is clear that the job of protecting the public is not yet done’
Swedish activist Greta Thunberg says upcoming climate talks in Glasgow, billed as humanity's last chance to avoid catastrophic global warming, were unlikely to "lead to big changes". Thunberg, whose Fridays For Future movement has inspired massive street protests around the world, said activists need to keep on "pushing" for real change.
An Iowa Air National Guard KC-135 aerial refueling tanker flew over the Kinnick Stadium in Iowa City on October 16 ahead of a college football game between Iowa and Purdue.“Flying demonstrations like the one on Saturday are part of the U.S. Air Force aerial events program that are designed to demonstrate military capabilities and foster community support,” a statement said.The game finished in a 24-7 victory for Purdue. Credit: DVIDS via Storyful
5/5 A full six decades after Mick Jagger and Keith Richards first laid eyes on each other, they remain in rude health
A sunburst at the overcast birthplace of the ancient Olympic Games in Greece was too short-lived to light the backup flame for the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics at Sunday’s dress rehearsal. It was the second blip of the day, after two protesters were detained on the Acropolis in Athens trying to raise a banner to draw attention to human-rights abuses in China. There has been widespread international criticism of China’s treatment of Uyghur Muslims in the northwest region of Xinjiang, as well as its crackdown on protesters in Hong Kong and its policies toward Tibet and Taiwan.
FINANCE Some of the world’s largest banks, including Goldman Sachs Group HSBC Holdings PLC and BNP Paribas pledged in recent years to stop direct financing of Arctic oil exploration. The idea was to choke off money for fossil-fuel extraction in a pristine natural environment.
Dimis Christophy urged the entire Loudon County School Board to resign, arguing they do not care about the safety of the students.
All the information you need to get ready for Sunday's Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 NASCAR Cup Series playoff race at Texas Motor Speedway.
Some players and coaches said they have vivid recollections of Jon Gruden using inflammatory language but don't hold it against the former coach.
Oct. 17—The Ability Center of Toledo is celebrating 100 years of service, well, technically 101 due to the pandemic. There was a celebration in September on its Sylvania campus with community partners and friends, some with their assistance dogs. Outgoing executive director Tim Harrington led a toast to the center's rich history and exciting future which will be led by the new executive ...
Oct. 17—The preseason game did not count in the standings on Saturday night, but it clearly mattered a ton to the 6,503 fans who finally got the chance to see the Toledo Walleye on the ice once again at the Huntington Center. For the first time in 594 days, fans flocked downtown for ECHL hockey. The last time the Walleye played here was in an empty arena on March 11, 2020, during the early ...
After UCLA edged Washington and Oregon held off California, the Bruins are set to host the Ducks in what should be the Pac-12 game of the year.
It’s the third week of October and both Mercury and Jupiter have stationed direct — a gentle relief, but a relief nonetheless. Jupiter’s muddy retrograde transit has gone on for about four months, making its impact less acute and its shadow period a lengthy one. Meanwhile, Mercury’s retrograde transit has certainly lived up to its reputation for chaos and confusion this Libra season and despite a shadow period that lasts two weeks, forward movement feels possible once again. But, possibility and
Older brands, trends and technologies are making a comeback as younger consumers desperately chase slower, less chaotic times. The big picture: TikTok's algorithm makes it easy for flashback items to resurface and quickly go viral both on its platform and eventually on other social networks.Stay on top of the latest market trends and economic insights with Axios Markets. Subscribe for freePlenty of Gen Z TikTok users have gone viral making fun of Millennials, but Gen Z TikTok users are also fuel
Pet-friendly offices and insurance for animal companions could be the trending post-pandemic employment perks More people say they’ll miss their pets when they go back to the office than say the same about their spouses and kids. Photograph: mixetto/Getty Images We’re in the midst of a severe labor shortage and a reluctance among many people to return to the office. So how can small businesses attract workers? Maybe we should be considering dogs and cats? It’s no secret that pet ownership soared
Right now, many retailers are grappling with inventory challenges stemming from supply chain issues. For months, retailers have seen massive delays in getting inventory due to hiccups in the global supply chain.
Public opinion has moved, partly because more people now have first-hand experience with the effects of climate change. A poll this month found that a record 76% of Americans think global warming is real; only 12% think it isn't.
Austrians have turned on the conservative Austrian People's Party (OVP), the senior partner in their coalition government, after party leader Sebastian Kurz quit as chancellor over corruption allegations, according to a poll published on Sunday. Support for the conservative OVP has crashed from 34% to 26% in the wake of the affair, according to the survey published by newspaper Kurier on Sunday. The outcome puts the party, which installed former foreign minister Alexander Schallenberg as the new chancellor, only marginally ahead of the opposition Social Democrats (SPO)'s approval rating of 24%, the paper said.