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COVID: India overtakes Brazil as world's second worst-hit country

51 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

India records 168,912 cases overnight, taking overall tally to 13.53 million infections reported since pandemic began.
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Rockford High School Becomes An International Baccalaureate World School

2 hours ago   |   CBS

Rockford High School has become officially authorized as an IB World School.
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When Boston Ruled the Music World

3 hours ago   |   NY Times

Three recent recordings conjure the mid-20th-century moment when the city was a center of innovative composition.
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The 'Great Reshuffling'? 11 percent of Americans say they moved in 2020, survey finds

The 'Great Reshuffling'? 11 percent of Americans say they moved in 2020, survey finds

14 hours ago   |   WGN TV

In what some are calling the "Great Reshuffling," 11 percent of Americans moved in 2020 as the pandemic continued raging across the world, a new survey reports. The survey...
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Chloé Zhao Becomes First Woman of Color to Win Top Honor at Directors Guild Association Awards

15 hours ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

Chloé Zhao's “Nomadland” continued its tour of dominance through awards season Saturday night, when Zhao took top honors at the 73rd annual She is the second woman to earn the...
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New book asks why world ignores repression by Rwandan leader

20 hours ago   |   ABC News

The new book “Do Not Disturb” by British author Michela Wrong questions why some in the international community continue to praise Rwandan President Paul Kagame despite...
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After Snatching One Crown, Mrs. World Gives Up Her Own

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Last year's winner of a pageant for married women grabbed a crown from the 2021 Mrs. Sri Lanka winner, who she claimed was divorced, in violation of pageant rules.
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South African COVID variant can ‘break through' Pfizer vaccine: study

South African COVID variant can ‘break through' Pfizer vaccine: study

1 day ago   |   New York Post

JERUSALEM - The coronavirus variant discovered in South Africa can “break through” Pfizer/BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine to some extent, a real-world data study in Israel found...
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Donald Trump Says COVID-19 Vaccine Should Be Called 'Trumpcine'

1 day ago   |   Newsweek

Trump said the vaccinations should be named after him as the world looks to eradicate the COVID-19 virus.
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St. Vincent, Neighboring Caribbean Islands Grapple With Aftermath of Volcano Eruption

1 day ago   |   News One

St. Vincent and other parts of the Caribbean remain covered in ash from the La Soufriere volcano. Bracing for more explosions, St. Vincent evacuated about 16,000 people from...
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COVID: India overtakes Brazil as world's second worst-hit country

India records 168,912 cases overnight, taking overall tally to 13.53 million infections reported since pandemic began. Read more ...

Four teen girls allegedly set home ablaze because ‘they were bored'

Four teen girls allegedly set home ablaze because ‘they were bored'

Four teenage girls are accused of setting fire to an unoccupied Pennsylvania house and posting footage of the inferno to Snapchat. Police used the social media post to identify... Read more ...

Towns, Russell Push Wolves To 121-117 Win Against Bulls

Towns, Russell Push Wolves To 121-117 Win Against Bulls

MINNEAPOLIS - Karl-Anthony Towns had 27 points and 12 rebounds, D'Angelo Russell scored 27 and the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Chicago Bulls 121-117 on Sunday night. Ricky... Read more ...

Biden administration on track to accept fewer refugees than Trump's, report says

Biden administration on track to accept fewer refugees than Trump's, report says

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Former Florida guard commits to Louisville

Former Florida guard commits to Louisville

Noah Locke posted the decision on Twitter Sunday morning Read more ...

From Bad To Worse: La Soufrière Continues To Erupt

From Bad To Worse: La Soufrière Continues To Erupt

Experts predict the eruption will last for days, even weeks, similar to the deadly 1902 eruption. Officials are pleading people to seek safety as rescuers search out those who... Read more ...

China's Alibaba promises to make life easier for smaller firms

After record fine, China's largest e-commerce firm says it will lower entry barriers for merchants on its platform. Read more ...

The Rangers' veteran blockade has run its course

The Rangers' veteran blockade has run its course

There's been a kind of a blockade at the top of the Rangers' lineup, which is an interesting state of affairs for a team that finished 18th overall and could not make it to the... Read more ...

Southern California weather: Cloudy skies expected most of the day Monday

Southern California will cloud cover most of the day Monday with temperatures in the 70s. Read more ...

A Top Official Has Admitted That Chinese Vaccines Have Low Effectiveness

BEIJING - In a rare admission of the weakness of Chinese coronavirus vaccines, the country's top disease control official says their effectiveness is low and the government is... Read more ...