CANADA'S LARGEST PROVINCE HITS NEW HIGH OF DAILY COVID INFECTIONS

Ontario records 4,456 new COVID-19 cases in 24 hours, as health experts warn of rapid rise in intensive care admissions.

CAMBODIA CONDEMNS VICE FOR ALTERED KHMER ROUGE IMAGES

The photos of Khmer Rouge 'killing fields' victims with added smiles were an insult to the dead, Cambodia says.

 
 
 

SEVERAL MIGRANTS FOUND DEAD ON BOAT OFF SPAIN'S CANARY ISLANDS

Spanish Red Cross reports that 16 of the 23 people on the boat off El Hierro island were also in a 'serious condition'.

WHAT WE KNOW ABOUT THE SOUTH AFRICAN CORONAVIRUS VARIANT

The SARS-CoV-2 virus variant that was first detected in South Africa has spread to dozens of countries.

 
 
 

BLINKEN WARNS CHINA THAT ACTION AGAINST TAIWAN WOULD BE ‘MISTAKE'

US Secretary of State says Biden administration concerned by China's 'increasingly aggressive actions' against Taiwan.

RICH, OLD PRINCE DIES - THE MEDIA, ON CUE, LOSES IT

Then the audience switches off the TV.

 
 
 

KYRGYZSTAN VOTERS BACK PRESIDENTIAL RULE IN REFERENDUM

Preliminary results show strong majority support reforms handing greater powers to the presidency, amid a low turnout.

‘TRAGIC COMBINATION': MILLIONS GO HUNGRY AMID BRAZIL COVID CRISIS

19 million Brazilians have gone hungry during the pandemic, new study finds, as food insecurity is also on the rise.

 
 
 

PALESTINIAN SHORT FILM THE PRESENT WINS PRESTIGIOUS BAFTA AWARD

Director Farah Nablusi dedicates the award to 'the people of Palestine' in virtual acceptance speech.

JORDAN KING, PRINCE APPEAR TOGETHER FOR FIRST TIME SINCE RIFT

The government had accused Prince Hamzah of involvement in a conspiracy to 'destabilise' the kingdom's security.

 
 
 

REWRITING STORIES OF MIGRATION - ASMA KHAN AND HASSAN AKKAD

Refugee filmmaker Hassan Akkad and restaurateur Asma Khan discuss their separate paths for combatting social injustice.

PERU VOTES IN ‘MOST FRAGMENTED ELECTIONS IN HISTORY'

Peruvians, hard hit by COVID pandemic and political scandals, will cast ballots Sunday for next president and Congress.

 
 
 

ECUADOR VOTES FOR NEXT PRESIDENT AMID COVID AND ECONOMIC CRISES

Polls open in Ecuador as left-wing economist Andres Arauz and conservative ex-banker Guillermo Lasso vie for presidency.

IMF WARNS ON RISING DEBT IN COVID-HIT MIDDLE EAST, CENTRAL ASIA

Thirty countries in the regions saw economic rebound, but outlook remains uncertain because of the pandemic.

 
 
 

IS HAITI AT RISK OF LOSING ITS COVID-19 FIGHT?

Delay to vaccine deliveries and public hesitancy over inoculation could undermine effort to combat coronavirus.

UKRAINE TURNS TO TURKEY AS RUSSIA THREATENS FULL-SCALE WAR

Ukrainian President Zelensky meets Turkey's Erdogan at a time of heightened Russia-Ukraine tensions.

 
 
 

GERMANY STRUGGLES TO CURB ‘VERY, VERY SERIOUS' THIRD COVID WAVE

Data shows more and more young people being hospitalised with respiratory infections and ICUs rapidly filling up.

RACHAEL BLACKMORE FIRST FEMALE JOCKEY TO WIN GRAND NATIONAL

The 31-year-old Irishwoman rode Minella Times to a landmark victory in the 173rd edition of the famous steeplechase.

 
 
 

CHINESE VACCINES' EFFECTIVENESS LOW, OFFICIAL ADMITS

Efficacy of a coronavirus vaccine from Sinovac has been found to be as low as 50.4 percent by researchers.

CHAD GOES TO POLLS AS PRESIDENT DEBY SEEKS SIXTH TERM

Election kicks off amid mounting popular discontent and opposition criticism against incumbent Deby.

 
 
 



Red Sox slug 6 homers against Orioles to extend winning streak to 6 games

Red Sox slug 6 homers against Orioles to extend winning streak to 6 games

J.D. Martinez hit three home runs for Boston, while Rafael Devers hit two to extend his streak of games with a homer to three. Read more ...

Kershaw barely outduels Scherzer, Dodgers sweep Nats 3-0

Kershaw barely outduels Scherzer, Dodgers sweep Nats 3-0

LOS ANGELES - Clayton Kershaw pitched six innings of five-hit ball to win an outstanding duel with Max Scherzer, and the Los Angeles Dodgers swept three games from the... Read more ...

‘Falsifying history': VICE media flogged for publishing Cambodia genocide...

‘Falsifying history': VICE media flogged for publishing Cambodia genocide victims' photos with SMILES photoshopped on their faces

Altered images of people executed by the Khmer Rouge regime have been published by VICE media group, with smiles “photoshopped” to the victims' faces. The now-deleted article... Read more ...

Taylor helps Royals top White Sox 4-3 in 10 innings

Taylor helps Royals top White Sox 4-3 in 10 innings

CHICAGO - Michael A. Taylor scored when Garrett Crochet misplayed Andrew Benintendi's bunt in the 10th inning, sending the Kansas City Royals to a 4-3 victory over the Chicago... Read more ...

Cruise lines poised for rebound despite no word on when US sailings can resume

Cruise lines poised for rebound despite no word on when US sailings can resume

It appears travelers are once again eager to take a cruise - and investors may be ready to hop aboard with them. Read more ...

Huntington Beach police declare unlawful assembly after counter-protesters...

Huntington Beach police declared an unlawful assembly near the pier Sunday afternoon after an unruly crowd formed during an event billed as a "White Lives Matter" rally. Read more ...

AccuWeather: Unsettled Week Ahead

Meteorologist Chris Sowers says keep the rain gear close by this week. Read more ...

How a brewery saved Historic Cold Spring Village

A gem of Cape May County is going strong after 40 years. But if it was not for their brewery, Historic Cold Spring Village may not have survived the pandemic. Read more ...

Celtics' 31-3 second half run ends Nuggets' win streak

Jayson Tatum finished with 28 points and Jaylen Brown had 20. Read more ...

David Quinn chooses goalie Igor Shesterkin to start Sunday against Islanders

The Rangers coach said it was a tough decision because backup Alexandar Georgiev is 7-2 against the Isles and played well in Friday's win. Read more ...