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Mexico City Metro Overpass Collapses, Killing At Least 15

MEXICO CITY (AP) — An overpass in Mexico City’s metro collapsed Monday night, sending a train plunging toward a road, trapping at least one...

Germany Busts International Child Porn Site Used By 400,000

BERLIN (AP) — German prosecutors announced Monday they have busted one of the world’s biggest international darknet platforms for child pornography, used by more...

Manchester United Fans Storm Field To Protest U.S. Owners

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester United supporters stormed into the stadium and onto the pitch, delaying Sunday’s game against Liverpool as thousands of fans...

Indian Court To Punish Government Officials Who Fail To Deliver COVID-19 Medical Aid

NEW DELHI (AP) — With Indian hospitals struggling to secure a steady supply of oxygen, and more COVID-19 patients dying amid the shortages, a...

India Launches Huge COVID-19 Inoculation Effort Amid Virus Surge

NEW DELHI (AP) — In hopes of taming a monstrous spike in COVID-19 infections, India opened vaccinations to all adults Saturday, launching a huge...

Brazil Becomes 2nd Country To Pass 400,000 Deaths From COVID-19

SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil on Thursday became the second country to officially top 400,000 COVID-19 deaths, losing another 100,000 lives in just one...

Sex Toy Company Receives Award From Queen For ‘Outstanding Continuous Growth’

British sex toy company Lovehoney has received a royal seal of approval. The adult retailer was this week honored with The Queen’s Award for Enterprise...

Dozens Killed In Stampede At Jewish Religious Festival In Israel

JERUSALEM (AP) — The director of an Israeli ambulance service has confirmed that nearly 40 people died in a stampede at a religious festival...

India Adds Another 379,257 Virus Cases As Vaccines Open To All Adults

NEW DELHI (AP) — India set another global record in new virus cases Thursday, as millions of people in one state cast votes despite...

Queen Elizabeth Returns To Work Following Prince Philip’s Funeral

Queen Elizabeth is back to business.  The queen returned to work on Tuesday, 10 days after the funeral of her late husband of over 70...

Meghan Markle And Prince Harry Encourage Vaccine Equity: ‘Can’t Leave Anybody Behind’

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have a new mission: vaccine equity.  Global Citizen, an international advocacy group, announced on Tuesday that the Duke and Duchess...

EU Finalizing Plans To Allow Vaccinated American Tourists Back

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union is finalizing plans to allow tourists from the United States to travel to the 27-nation bloc this summer,...

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Pelosi shares photo of wrong player in botched Willie Mays tweet

Say what? House Speaker Nancy Pelosi tried to honor baseball legend Willie Mays for his 90th birthday Thursday, but those plans were initially fouled up...

Paul Van Doren, Co-Founder Of Iconic Vans Sneaker Company, Dead At 90

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Paul Van Doren, co-founder of the Vans company whose iconic Southern California sneakers were beloved by skateboarders and became an...

Francisco Lindor’s ‘rat’ tale unnecessary drama for Mets

Now that, to steal from “Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story,” was a bold strategy for Francisco Lindor. Let’s see if it pays off for him. The...

Hundreds of Jerusalem residents injured over Palestinian evictions

More than 220 people were injured during night-time clashes at a holy site in Jerusalem Friday over the potential eviction of Palestinians from land...