Category: USA

Cop dead, another wounded in Chicago shooting

Cop dead, another wounded in Chicago shooting

CHICAGO: A Chicago police officer died and another was wounded following a shooting late Saturday, officials said. Police said the…

The heat stays on: Earth hits 6th warmest year on record

The heat stays on: Earth hits 6th warmest year on record

NEW YORK: Earth simmered to the sixth hottest year on record in 2021, according to several newly released temperature measurements….

New Jersey to require masks in schools as Delta variant spreads

New Jersey to require masks in schools as Delta variant spreads

NEW YORK: Kindergarten through 12th-grade students and staff in New Jersey will be required to wear masks indoors regardless of…

Royal Caribbean’s Odyssey of the Seas prevented from entering 2 island nations due to Covid-19 outbreak onboard cruise ship

Royal Caribbean’s Odyssey of the Seas prevented from entering 2 island nations due to Covid-19 outbreak onboard cruise ship

(CNN) — A Royal Caribbean cruise ship was denied entry into two island nations after 55 fully vaccinated crew members…

FDA plans to allow 12- to 15-year-olds to receive pfizer boosters

FDA plans to allow 12- to 15-year-olds to receive pfizer boosters

WASHINGTON: The Food and Drug Administration is planning to broaden eligibility for coronavirus vaccine booster shots, allowing 12- to 15-year-olds…

US expresses concern over civilians killed in Afghanistan

US expresses concern over civilians killed in Afghanistan

WASHINGTON: The US has expressed its concerns over the recent killings of civilians by the Taliban group in war-ravaged Afghanistan….

putin: Putin says U.S. ties ‘unsatisfactory’ but he is willing to talk

putin: Putin says U.S. ties ‘unsatisfactory’ but he is willing to talk

MOSCOW: President Vladimir Putin on Thursday described Russia‘s relations with the United States as “unsatisfactory” but said Moscow was open…

US prisons face staff shortages as officers quit amid COVID

US prisons face staff shortages as officers quit amid COVID

NEW YORK: At a Georgia state House of Representatives hearing on prison conditions in September, a corrections officer called in…

Robert Durst charged with murder of his former wife in New York

The complaint was filed in Lewisboro Town Court in New York on October 19, district attorney spokeswoman Jess Vecchiarelli said….