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Biden Urges Safe Thanksgiving Amid Pandemic; Trump Pardons Ex-aide Flynn

WILMINGTON, Del.: President-elect Joe Biden pleaded with Americans on Wednesday to take steps to remain safe over the Thanksgiving holiday as COVID-19 cases soar, while President Donald Trump pardoned a former aide who twice pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI. Biden gave a presidential-style speech acknowledging people’s fatigue with restrictions amid the coronavirus pandemic, […]


It’s Time for a Digital Detox. (You Know You Need It.)

When is enough enough? Even though the presidential election is over, we’re still doomscrolling through gloomy news about the coronavirus surge. The rest of your daily routine is probably something like mine while stuck at home in the pandemic: Divided among streaming movies on Netflix, watching home improvement videos on YouTube and playing video games. […]


Hazard shows encouraging signs as Madrid increase chances of qualifying for Champions League knockout rounds

Eden Hazard scored and Arturo Vidal was sent off as Real Madrid beat Internazionale 2-0 at San Siro on Wednesday to increase their chances of qualifying from Champions League Group B. Madrid were awarded an early penalty when Nacho was caught by Nico Barella and Hazard confidently beat keeper Samir Handanovic. They had chances to […]

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Coronavirus Cases Worldwide Top 60 Million

The United States is gripped by a third wave of the coronavirus. (File) Paris, France: More than 60 million cases of the novel coronavirus have been detected worldwide, according to a tally from official sources compiled by AFP as of 1830 GMT on Wednesday. In total 60,014,291 infections, leading to 1,415,258 deaths, have been recorded […]


See the New York City Holiday Christmas Windows

It was just a little over a month ago that President Donald J. Trump declared in the final presidential debate that New York City was a “ghost town,” that it was “dying” and that “everyone is leaving.” His statement — and the sentiment it reflects — provoked a social media storm of urban jingoism, rippling […]


The best college football player you don’t know, a different kind of rivalry week and more for Week 13

8:00 AM ET David M. Hale Close ESPN Staff Writer ACC reporter. Joined ESPN in 2012. Graduate of the University of Delaware. Harry Lyles Jr. Mack Brown was standing on the sideline at Kenan Stadium in April 2019, watching his new North Carolina football team run through a spring scrimmage. Next to him was Urban […]

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Every move counts towards better health – says WHO

Up to 5 million deaths a year could be averted if the global population was more active. At a time when many people are home bound due to COVID-19, new WHO Guidelines on physical activity and sedentary behaviour, launched today, emphasize that everyone, of all ages and abilities, can be physically active and that every […]

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Handcuffed by the police at 11, a girl in Michigan has died of the virus at 14.

This obituary is part of a series about people who have died in the coronavirus pandemic. Read about others here. Honestie Hodges, who was handcuffed by the police outside her home in Grand Rapids, Mich., when she was 11, a frightening incident that drew outrage and national headlines in 2017, died on Sunday. She was […]


Rugby loss as Barclay becomes ICC chairman, cricket benefits | बारक्ले के आईसीसी चेयरमैन बनने से रग्बी को नुकसान, क्रिकेट को फायदा

नई दिल्ली, 25 नवंबर (आईएएनएस)। ऑकलैंड के रहने वाले वकील क्रिकेट ग्रैग बारक्ले को अंतर्राष्ट्रीय क्रिकेट परिषद (आईसीसी) का नया चेयरमैन बनाए जाने की बुधवार को घोषणा की गई। वह 2014 में पहली बार आईसीसी बोर्ड से जुड़े थे। उन्हें न्यूजीलैंड क्रिकेट (एनजेडसी) का निदेशक भी नियुक्त किया गया था। बारक्ले 2016 में एनजेडसी के […]

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Trump Pardons Flynn, Taking Direct Aim At Russia Probe

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump pardoned former national security adviser Michael Flynn on Wednesday despite Flynns guilty plea to lying to the FBI about his Russia contacts. The pardon, coming in the waning days of the Trump administration, takes direct aim at a Russia investigation that he has long insisted was motivated by political bias. It […]