Wildfire near California's Big Sur forces evacuations

Sat, 22 Jan 2022 02:32:16 -0500

A wildfire in coastal California has forced evacuations in the Big Sur area

1 NYPD officer killed, 1 severely injured in Harlem shooting

Sat, 22 Jan 2022 00:38:47 -0500

Officials say a New York City police officer has been killed and another critically wounded in a shooting in Harlem

Jewish leaders urge worship attendance after hostage siege

Sat, 22 Jan 2022 00:15:32 -0500

Jewish leaders throughout the U.S. are calling for a strong turnout at this weekend’s worship services in defiance of antisemitic acts such as last weekend’s hostage siege at Congregation Beth Israel in Colleyville, Texas

Today in History

Sat, 22 Jan 2022 00:00:34 -0500

Today in History Today is Saturday, Jan. 22, the 22nd day of 2022. There are 343 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. 22, 1973, the U.S. Supreme Court, in its Roe v. Wade decision, declared a nationwide constitutional right to abortion. On this date: In 1901, Britain’s Queen Victoria died at age 81 after a reign of 63 years; she was succeeded by her eldest son, Edward VII. In 1938, Thornton Wilder’s play “Our Town” was performed publicly for the first time in Princeton, New Jersey. In 1944, during World War II, Allied forces began landing at Anzio, Italy. In 1947, America’s first commercially licensed television station west of the Mississippi, KTLA-TV in Los Angeles, made its official debut. In 1995, Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy died at the Kennedy compound at Hyannis Port, Massachusetts, at age 104. In 1997, the Senate confirmed Madeleine Albright as the nation’s first female secretary of state. In 1998, Theodore Kaczynski (kah-ZIHN’-skee) pleaded...

Review: decision to defend fire station nearly cost lives

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 23:21:46 -0500

A firefighting crew’s decision to stay and defend its beloved station on California’s central coast nearly cost the lives of 14 firefighters who were overrun by flames

Rare blast of snow, ice takes aim at Southeast US coast

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 22:23:47 -0500

Freezing rain, sleet and snow blew into coastal areas stretching from South Carolina to Virginia

Police: Truck with 100 monkeys crashes, some of them missing

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 23:02:01 -0500

State police say a truck carrying about 100 monkeys has been involved in a crash in Pennsylvania and authorities are searching for at least three of the monkeys that appeared to have escaped the vehicle

Mother: teachers manipulated child to change gender identity

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 21:25:48 -0500

A mother who claims teachers secretly manipulated her 11-year-old daughter into changing her gender identity and name has filed a legal case against a tiny California school district

1 officer killed, another seriously injured in NYC shooting, official tells The AP

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 19:48:03 -0500

1 officer killed, another seriously injured in NYC shooting, official tells The AP

FBI: Laundrie admitted killing Gabby Petito in notebook

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 19:45:04 -0500

The FBI says the boyfriend of slain cross-country traveler Gabby Petito admitted to killing her in a notebook discovered near his body in a Florida swamp

Lingfield Winter Oaks: Runner-by-runner guide

Sat, 22 Jan 2022 07:00:00 GMT

You don’t get many races with a Classic in the title where 75-rated horses have a chance of winning but that’s what we have with the Coral Winter Oaks, live on Sky Sports Racing on Saturday.

USA’s No 1 heavyweight? ‘Anderson will beat Wilder’

Sat, 22 Jan 2022 07:00:00 GMT

Deontay Wilder is still good enough to beat “pretty much anybody” but will be knocked off his perch permanently by the emerging Jared Anderson, promoter Bob Arum said.

Hibs include buy-back clause in Boyle deal

Sat, 22 Jan 2022 07:00:00 GMT

Hibernian have included a buy-back clause as part of the deal to sell Martin Boyle to Al-Faisaly.

Rain washes out second Women's Ashes T20

Sat, 22 Jan 2022 05:05:00 GMT

​​Rain wrecked the second T20 international of the multi-format Women's Ashes series with just 25 balls possible in Adelaide on Saturday.

Ranieri vows to fight on as Watford boss | Carra: I fear for him

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 23:07:00 GMT

Claudio Ranieri has vowed to fight on as Watford manager and has called on his players to change their mentality following their 3-0 home defeat to Norwich on Friday.

Morgan: Development more important than winning

Sat, 22 Jan 2022 07:10:00 GMT

England white-ball captain Eoin Morgan says the development of his side is more important than winning during the five-match T20 international series in the West Indies.

Papers: Arsenal to offer Arteta new contract

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 22:55:00 GMT

All the top stories and transfer rumours from Saturday's national newspapers...

Korda takes lead at Tournament of Champions

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 22:12:00 GMT

World No 1 Nelly Korda shot a six-under-par 66 on Friday to vault herself past Mexico's Gaby Lopez and into the lead at the LPGA's Tournament of Champions in Florida. 

Rangnick: I did not take Ronaldo sub reaction personally

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 22:30:00 GMT

Manchester United interim manager Ralf Rangnick says he did not take Cristiano Ronaldo's irritated reaction to his substitution against Brentford personally.

'Unchecked cost of elite youth cricket pricing people out'

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 21:00:00 GMT

Former England batter Rob Key says the cost of playing elite-level youth cricket has gone "unchecked" and is pricing a lot of people out of the sport.

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