Norway to SHUT BORDERS to all except essential travelers to halt spread of Covid-19 variants, PM says

NORWAY TO SHUT BORDERS TO ALL EXCEPT ESSENTIAL TRAVELERS TO HALT SPREAD OF COVID-19 VARIANTS, PM SAYS

All foreign arrivals apart from travelers on essential journeys will be banned from entering Norway as of midnight on Friday, in an...

‘I can knock Ben out faster than Masvidal did': YouTuber Jake Paul hopes to channel UFC's ‘BMF' in boxing match with Askren

‘I CAN KNOCK BEN OUT FASTER THAN MASVIDAL DID': YOUTUBER JAKE PAUL HOPES TO CHANNEL UFC'S ‘BMF' IN BOXING MATCH WITH ASKREN

Internet joker Jake Paul has aligned himself with the UFC 'BMF' Jorge Masvidal ahead of his April boxing match with ex-UFC contender...

 
 
 
Moscow issues hefty fines to US state-run media RFERL for failure to declare ‘foreign agent' status on material aimed at Russians

MOSCOW ISSUES HEFTY FINES TO US STATE-RUN MEDIA RFERL FOR FAILURE TO DECLARE ‘FOREIGN AGENT' STATUS ON MATERIAL AIMED AT RUSSIANS

Russia's national media watchdog has slapped a media outlet funded and controlled by the US Government with a large fine, after it...

‘He loves me too much': Pogba says Zlatan isn't racist after storm over ‘voodoo' comments to Lukaku

‘HE LOVES ME TOO MUCH': POGBA SAYS ZLATAN ISN'T RACIST AFTER STORM OVER ‘VOODOO' COMMENTS TO LUKAKU

Paul Pogba has come out in support of Zlatan Ibrahimovic after the Swede was accused of racism for referencing “voodoo” in a bust-up...

 
 
 
Google ditching Apple tool to track iPhone users & dodge pop-up warning on data collection

GOOGLE DITCHING APPLE TOOL TO TRACK IPHONE USERS & DODGE POP-UP WARNING ON DATA COLLECTION

New Apple rules that introduce an obligatory pop-up warning to users that their browsing data is being stored for advertising purposes...

After agreeing New START extension, Moscow warns treaty may not last long if US attempts to ‘undermine Russia's national security'

AFTER AGREEING NEW START EXTENSION, MOSCOW WARNS TREATY MAY NOT LAST LONG IF US ATTEMPTS TO ‘UNDERMINE RUSSIA'S NATIONAL SECURITY'

A day after Moscow and Washington agreed on a long-awaited extension to the New START nuclear arms reduction treaty, a senior Russian...

 
 
 
Fight queen VanZant wrings sweat from training gear as she ‘works her a** off' before bare-knuckle debut

FIGHT QUEEN VANZANT WRINGS SWEAT FROM TRAINING GEAR AS SHE ‘WORKS HER A** OFF' BEFORE BARE-KNUCKLE DEBUT

Days out from her debut in the all-action world of bare-knuckle boxing, ex-UFC bombshell Paige VanZant says she is "working her ass...

AstraZeneca vaccine row worsens as EU says it has legal right to jabs from drugmaker's two UK plants

ASTRAZENECA VACCINE ROW WORSENS AS EU SAYS IT HAS LEGAL RIGHT TO JABS FROM DRUGMAKER'S TWO UK PLANTS

The EU slammed Covid-19 vaccine manufacturer AstraZeneca on Wednesday for allegedly failing to provide the bloc with its agreed number...

 
 
 
Barcelona presidential hopeful Laporta blasts ‘disrespectful' PSG over Messi overtures, threatens FIFA action

BARCELONA PRESIDENTIAL HOPEFUL LAPORTA BLASTS ‘DISRESPECTFUL' PSG OVER MESSI OVERTURES, THREATENS FIFA ACTION

Barcelona presidential hopeful Joan Laporta has threatened action against Paris Saint-Germain over the French club's public advances...

Eco warriors dig secret underground tunnel network in London park to stop high-speed railway development

ECO WARRIORS DIG SECRET UNDERGROUND TUNNEL NETWORK IN LONDON PARK TO STOP HIGH-SPEED RAILWAY DEVELOPMENT

Over a dozen environmental activists from the HS2 Rebellion group have built and occupied a tunnel network under Euston Square Gardens...

 
 
 
US eases ban on security investments that finance Chinese military companies

US EASES BAN ON SECURITY INVESTMENTS THAT FINANCE CHINESE MILITARY COMPANIES

The Biden administration has reversed Trump-era restrictions and reauthorized most US investments in companies owned or controlled...

UK unveils STRICTER Covid-19 border restrictions as govt steps up enforcement measures

UK UNVEILS STRICTER COVID-19 BORDER RESTRICTIONS AS GOVT STEPS UP ENFORCEMENT MEASURES

Home Secretary Priti Patel has unveiled new Covid-19 border restrictions, forcing UK citizens travelling from red-list countries to...

 
 
 
Professor who used Nazi salute in ‘free speech' protest retires after being canceled by university

PROFESSOR WHO USED NAZI SALUTE IN ‘FREE SPEECH' PROTEST RETIRES AFTER BEING CANCELED BY UNIVERSITY

An archaeology professor who used a Nazi salute to make a point about free speech has retired after facing a vicious backlash including...

Sturgeon not ‘ecstatic' about Johnson's Scotland trip, questions whether the PM's visit is ‘essential' travel

STURGEON NOT ‘ECSTATIC' ABOUT JOHNSON'S SCOTLAND TRIP, QUESTIONS WHETHER THE PM'S VISIT IS ‘ESSENTIAL' TRAVEL

The Scottish first minister has questioned whether the UK prime minister's planned visit to Scotland on Thursday was truly “essential”,...

 
 
 
Putin praises energy deal between Russia, Saudi Arabia & US as an example of productive global cooperation

PUTIN PRAISES ENERGY DEAL BETWEEN RUSSIA, SAUDI ARABIA & US AS AN EXAMPLE OF PRODUCTIVE GLOBAL COOPERATION

The agreement between Russia, Saudi Arabia and the US to cut oil output last year set an example of cooperation between countries,...

Zlat's the end of it? Ibrahimovic responds after being accused of ‘racism' in furious ‘voodoo' row with Lukaku

ZLAT'S THE END OF IT? IBRAHIMOVIC RESPONDS AFTER BEING ACCUSED OF ‘RACISM' IN FURIOUS ‘VOODOO' ROW WITH LUKAKU

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has denied accusations of racism levied at him on social media following his bust-up with ex-Manchester United colleague...

 
 
 
Rewriting history? Newsweek edits 2015 story to align with disputed claim that GOP Sen. Tom Cotton lied about his military record

REWRITING HISTORY? NEWSWEEK EDITS 2015 STORY TO ALIGN WITH DISPUTED CLAIM THAT GOP SEN. TOM COTTON LIED ABOUT HIS MILITARY RECORD

Newsweek has been accused of tinkering with its past reporting in order to lend weight to controversial accusations that Senator Tom...

Madrid RUNS OUT of Covid-19 jabs, halts vaccinations for two weeks

MADRID RUNS OUT OF COVID-19 JABS, HALTS VACCINATIONS FOR TWO WEEKS

Spain's capital region of Madrid has halted new inoculations against Covid-19 as it is running out of vaccine doses, its deputy president...

 
 
 
Increasing debt to boost economies obsolete & serves to widen gap between rich and poor - Putin

INCREASING DEBT TO BOOST ECONOMIES OBSOLETE & SERVES TO WIDEN GAP BETWEEN RICH AND POOR - PUTIN

Increasing the debt burden cannot be used as a way of fostering economic growth any more, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday,...

After refusing Russia's Sputnik V, Ukraine is left without Covid-19 vaccines while Crimea and Donbass begin rollout

AFTER REFUSING RUSSIA'S SPUTNIK V, UKRAINE IS LEFT WITHOUT COVID-19 VACCINES WHILE CRIMEA AND DONBASS BEGIN ROLLOUT

Russia made headlines in August when it registered the world's first vaccine against coronavirus, Sputnik V. Now, Western media has...

 
 
 



Feds Get First Conviction in Plot to Kidnap Governor

Feds Get First Conviction in Plot to Kidnap Governor

One of six men accused of plotting to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer pleaded guilty Wednesday and agreed to testify against the other five suspects. Ty Garbin, a... Read more ...

Jennifer King named NFL's 1st Black female assistant position coach

Jennifer King named NFL's 1st Black female assistant position coach

Jennifer King is just the second woman in league history to be an assistant position coach after Tampa Bay's assistant defensive line coach Lori Locust. Read more ...

No Mardi Gras parades, so thousands make 'house floats'

No Mardi Gras parades, so thousands make 'house floats'

You just can't keep a good city down, especially when Mardi Gras is coming. Read more ...

Biden aims for most ambitious US effort on climate change

Biden aims for most ambitious US effort on climate change

President Joe Biden is undertaking the most ambitious effort ever to cut America's oil, gas and coal emissions and stave off the worst effects of climate change. Read more ...

January has been the deadliest month for COVID-19 with nearly 80,000 lives...

January has been the deadliest month for COVID-19 with nearly 80,000 lives lost so far in the US

The grim milestone underpins the growing demand from state officials for more vaccines so that Americans can be inoculated more quickly. Read more ...

'I couldn't believe it': Customer leaves huge tip for restaurant's entire staff

'I couldn't believe it': Customer leaves huge tip for restaurant's entire staff

The customer left a $2,021 cash tip and a note. Read more ...

FDA places all alcohol-based hand sanitizers from Mexico on 'import alert'

FDA places all alcohol-based hand sanitizers from Mexico on 'import alert'

Alcohol-based hand sanitizers from Mexico will now be subject to heightened scrutiny, and FDA staff may detain shipments. Read more ...

Inaugural poet, Harvard grad, Amanda Gorman to participate in Super Bowl...

Inaugural poet, Harvard grad, Amanda Gorman to participate in Super Bowl coin toss

Amanda Gorman will recite a poem about the impact of the three honorary Super Bowl captains. Read more ...

Walgreens stock spikes after tapping Starbucks exec Roz Brewer as new CEO

Walgreens stock spikes after tapping Starbucks exec Roz Brewer as new CEO

Walgreens' stock price got a boost Wednesday with Starbucks honcho Roz Brewer poised to take over as the pharmacy chain's new CEO. Shares in the Illinois-based drugstore giant... Read more ...

Mets name Zack Scott acting GM after Jared Porter firing

Mets name Zack Scott acting GM after Jared Porter firing

The Mets are moving forward with Zack Scott as their acting general manager, the team announced Wednesday, after they fired GM Jared Porter for sending lewd text messages to a... Read more ...