FIFA officials wrap whirlwind KC 2026 World Cup tour
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FIFA officials wrap whirlwind KC 2026 World Cup tour
Fran Kirby set Chelsea on their way to a domestic Treble with a third-minute opener at Wembley.
The Old Trafford side were 1-0 home winners against Crystal Palace.
The dramatic cryptocurrency crash was super-charged by liquidations in the crypto derivatives market, market players say.
There will be more host cities and fewer nations playing in the Davis Cup Finals next season in an attempt to increase fan engagement and keep the revamped team event sustainable, organizers said Sunday. The International Tennis Federation and the Kosmos Tennis group that is behind the competition said four cities will host the group stages beginning in 2022, with another venue — likely Abu Dhabi — hosting the knockout rounds. The changes are being made as organizers continue to address the scheduling challenges that marred the first edition two years ago.
The Chinese 24-year-old established a two-frame advantage over Luca Brecel.
Belarus on Sunday protested what it said was a Ukrainian helicopter's intrusion into its airspace amid rising tensions between the two neighbors, a claim that Ukraine immediately rejected. The Belarusian Defense Ministry said it summoned a Ukrainian military attache to lodge a formal protest over a Ukrainian military helicopter that it said flew 1 kilometer (0.6 miles) Saturday into the territory of Belarus. Ukrainian Border Service denied the reported airspace violation, noting that helicopter and drone flights in the area were part of efforts to strengthen protections for the country's 1,084-kilometer (672-mile) border with Belarus.
Dieselgate: British car buyers’ claim against VW reaches high court. 90,000 seek compensation after finding their cars emit more air pollutant than the company said
LONDON (AP) — Antonio Conte’s unbeaten run in the Premier League at Tottenham goes on. So does Harry Kane’s goal drought. Lucas Moura, Davinson Sanchez and Son Heung-min were the scorers in Tottenham’s 3-0 win over Norwich on Sunday. In four league matches under Conte, Tottenham has won three and drawn the other, conceding only one goal. He has, though, lost in the Europa Conference League at Slovenian minnow Mura. Kane, the top scorer in the Premier League last season, remains on just one goal
The news of a new COVID variant Omicron comes at a time where the U.S. is heading into the winter, adding a dose of uncertainty at a time when cases, hospitalizations, and deaths as people increasingly gather indoors.
The Omicron variant of the coronavirus has spread to about one-third of U.S. states, but the Delta version remains the majority of COVID-19 cases nationwide, U.S. health officials said on Sunday. Though the emergence of the new variant has caused alarm worldwide, Dr. Anthony Fauci, the top U.S. infectious disease official, told CNN "thus far it does not look like there's a great degree of severity to it" but he added that it was too early to draw definitive conclusions and more study is needed. Fauci also hoped the United States would lift its ban on travelers from southern African countries in a "reasonable period of time."
It was the second straight home game in which Leeds have scored in time added on.
Brazil midfielder Fred scored the only goal of the game in the 78th minute.
Oakland County Sheriff via ReutersThe Michigan school where a student killed four teens and wounded seven other people is defending its handling of the suspect’s troubling behavior while promising an outside investigation into its actions.In a letter released Saturday, Oxford Community Schools Superintendent Tim Throne admitted that school officials accepted Ethan Crumbley’s explanations into why he was looking at pictures of bullets on his phone and had drawn violent images and statements—and t
Police fired teargas and used water cannons on Sunday to disperse protesters pelting officers with cobblestones and fireworks as a demonstration in Brussels over government-imposed COVID-19 restrictions turned violent. A few thousand protesters marched peacefully through the centre of the Belgian capital to the neighbourhood which hosts the headquarters of European Union institutions, where the demonstration reached its end point.
MONTREAL — Quebec says it plans to invest $52 million to help community groups that work with young people in a bid to prevent gun violence and crime. Public Security Minister Geneviève Guilbault announced the funding today at a morning press conference, saying the money is necessary to lead youth toward positive alternatives to violent crime. The news follows recent announcements from the provincial government meant to combat gun violence, especially in Montreal. The city has seen a spate of sh
It was lunchtime on a mild day in the sprawling Denver suburb of Aurora when a truck full of teens pulled into a high school parking lot where students were gathered, and gunfire rang out. One of the boys charged in the Nov. 19 shooting later told investigators he brought his armed friends to an expected gang fight because “it’s the way it is in this town,” court documents said. The shooting was one of several involving teenagers within a two-week span that have placed renewed attention on a long-running problem of gun violence and gangs in the state’s third largest city, where the police department has been under scrutiny for its treatment of Black residents.
Tottenham sweep Norwich aside after Lucas Moura’s wonder strike
Roy Holder obituary. Stage and screen actor who appeared in several popular TV series including Ace of Wands, Doctor Who and Sorry!
POTCHEFSTROOM, South Africa — Field Hockey Canada says it has received an exemption from the federal government to help bring its junior women's team home from South Africa. The team got stuck in Potchefstroom, about 120 kilometres southwest of Johannesburg, because of shifting COVID-19 travel restrictions. The athletes and staff booked a flight out of Johannesburg on Dec. 8, transiting through Germany. But Field Hockey Canada said the team was being barred from boarding in South Africa because
An eight-year-old girl killed in a collision in southwestern Ontario last week was a bright and loving child whose death has devastated her family, the girl's parents said in their first public remarks since the tragedy. James and Kathy Stemp issued a written statement in which they express their grief over the death of their daughter Alexandra, who was killed in Tuesday's crash in London, Ont. City police have said 10 pedestrians aged six to 40 were struck that evening after a vehicle mounted t