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16/01/2022
Npr: Snail noodles go viral in China during the pandemic. But the dish is a bit ... funky...
The southern specialty — snail broth, pickled bamboo, slippery rice noodles — has taken off. "A lot of people were looking for crazy, ridiculous things to eat," says food blogger Mei Shanshan. [Read more]
22/12/2021
Rt international: First Covid-19 pill treatment approved for emergency use in US...
Pfizer's Paxlovid tablets against Covid have been given emergency use authorization by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The first pill treatment of this kind, it can be prescri [Read more]
16/01/2022
Cbs news: Biden at year one: Not enough focus on inflation leaves many frustrated...
Anthony Salvanto, CBS News' director of elections and surveys, discusses a new CBS News poll finding that most Americans say the president isn't paying enough attention to either the economy or inflat [Read more]
16/01/2022
New York times: How the ‘Djokovic Affair' Finally Came to an End...
Novak Djokovic lost to a government with powerful laws, determined to make an example out of him. [Read more]
16/01/2022
Voa news: CDC Updates Guidance as Omicron Rages...
Research indicates the omicron variant of the coronavirus spreads faster than its predecessors, and experts warn more mutations of the virus are likely. As omicron infections surge in the United State [Read more]
15/01/2022
Bbc: Rust shooting: Alec Baldwin turns phone over to investigators...
Cinematographer Halyna Hutchins was shot while filming the movie Rust, starring Mr Baldwin. [Read more]
16/01/2022
Nbc news: Snow, ice blasts through South with powerful winter storm...
A dangerous winter storm combining high winds and ice swept through parts of the U.S. [Read more]
16/01/2022
Abc news: Pacific tsunami threat recedes, volcano ash hinders response...
A massive ash cloud has stopped surveillance flights from assessing the damage. [Read more]
16/01/2022
Cnn: Battered White House searches for a Biden comeback scenario...
Everywhere you look on the 2022 political craps table, President Joe Biden and fellow Democrats keep rolling only snake eyes. [Read more]
16/01/2022
Fox news: Bronx apartment fire victims laid to rest amid outpouring of grief...
A Bronx community paid its final respects to 17 people killed in an apartment building fire. [Read more]
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17/01/2022
Emery became known as the dean of country music broadcasters over more than a half-century in both radio and television. He was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2007. [Read more]
17/01/2022
The storm system could leave more than a foot of snow and in excess of a quarter inch of ice in some areas, the National Weather Service warned. [Read more]
17/01/2022
The university said Mark Schlissel was removed as president due to an alleged "inappropriate relationship with a university employee." [Read more]
17/01/2022
The hostage taker was was 44-year-old British citizen Malik Faisal Akram, authorities said. There was no indication that other people were involved in the incident, the bureau added. [Read more]
17/01/2022
The Mayfield, Kentucky, candle factory leveled by a tornado last month is shutting down and 251 employees are being laid off, a company official said. [Read more]
17/01/2022
A Tennessee woman who was wrongfully convicted of murdering her great-niece and spent 27 years in prison, was exonerated this week. [Read more]
17/01/2022
When the 19-story Twin Parks North West building in the Bronx turned into a deathtrap one week ago, nearly all of the 17 people who perished -- including eight children -- were immigrants from Gambia and other West African countries. [Read more]
17/01/2022
New York State is giving $2 million to a fund for the victims of last week's Bronx fire that killed 17 people, New York Lt. Governor Brian Benjamin announced Sunday. [Read more]
17/01/2022
Six people were transported to hospitals after a shooting at a concert hall in Eugene, Oregon, police said. [Read more]
17/01/2022
He vows to fight treason charges he views as politically motivated. [Read more]
17/01/2022
Netanyahu is accused of fraud and breach of trust. He denies any wrongdoing. [Read more]
17/01/2022
It was part of a day of service for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. [Read more]
17/01/2022
As 2021 drew to a close, many Australians were cautiously optimistic that the worst of the Covid-19 pandemic was behind them. [Read more]
17/01/2022
At just 13, Yolanda Renee King is already a seasoned speaker and activist. [Read more]
17/01/2022
The rabbi who among those held hostage at a synagogue in Texas shared a message of gratitude on social media Sunday following his safe release. [Read more]
17/01/2022
Advisers have privately urged former president to be more full-throated in taking credit for and promoting the shots as he mulls a rematch against Biden. [Read more]
17/01/2022
Russia is plotting to stage acts of provocation to create a pretext to invade Ukraine, a US official says. [Read more]
17/01/2022
After a viral hot mic moment, here's how Fauci's frustration has been building for the last two years. [Read more]
17/01/2022
While further tsunamis may be unlikely, there are mounting fears over how badly Tonga has been hit. [Read more]
17/01/2022
The man who seized four people and died in a standoff with police is named as Malik Faisal Akram, 44. [Read more]
17/01/2022
A dangerous winter storm combining high winds and ice was sweeping through parts of the U.S. Southeast on Sunday, knocking out power, felling trees and fences and coating roads with a treacherous, frigid glaze. Tens of thousands of customers were without power in Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Florida. Highway patrols were [Read more]
17/01/2022
Retired Brigadier General Charles McGee, part of the pioneering all-Black Tuskegee Airmen during World War II and one of its most decorated pilots, died on Sunday at the age of 102, his family said in a statement. McGee, who flew 409 combat missions spanning World War II, Korea and Vietnam, died in his sleep Sunday morning, a family spo [Read more]
17/01/2022
U.S. authorities on Sunday identified a 44-year-old British national as the man who took four people hostage at a Texas synagogue for 10 hours before law enforcement commandos stormed the building Saturday night and ended the standoff.  The hostages at Congregation Beth Israel near Fort Worth, Texas, were freed and an FBI strategic wea [Read more]
17/01/2022
President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden packed carrots and apples into food boxes for the hungry and chatted with volunteers Sunday at a food bank as part of a day of service for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.  The couple traveled about a half-hour from their Wilmington, Delaware, residence to Philabundance, a hunger relief organiz [Read more]
17/01/2022
Without hard rules about employees who test positive, owners and workers are weighing safety against finances, and not always agreeing on the answer. [Read more]
17/01/2022
There is talk about moving from ‘containment to management,' with fewer restrictions as spring semester progresses. [Read more]
17/01/2022
The rapid spread of the Omicron variant may have helped scams take advantage of the United States' strained testing infrastructure. [Read more]
17/01/2022
American manufacturers are worried that China's zero-tolerance coronavirus policy could throw a wrench in the global conveyor belt for goods this year. [Read more]
17/01/2022
Senator Tim Kaine of Virginia says Democrats will push forward with votes on voting rights bills and Senate rules changes despite their dim prospects in the upper chamber. [Read more]
17/01/2022
Rabbi Charlie Cytron-Walker of Congregation Beth Israel in Colleyville posted on Facebook on Sunday that he is "grateful that we made it out." [Read more]
17/01/2022
Tennis star Novak Djokovic has been deported from Australia after a federal court upheld his visa's cancellation over his vaccination status. He had been initially scheduled to play in the Australian Open, which kicks off Monday. However, Australian officials require everyone coming into the country to be vaccinated against COVID-19, and [Read more]
17/01/2022
The EGOT-winning entertainer sits down with "Sunday Morning" host Jane Pauley, and with her friend and accompanist Michael Feinstein, to talk about a life in the spotlight; the influence of French singer Charles Aznavour on her Oscar-winning performance in "Cabaret"; and how, at 75, she still continues to honor the works of Gershwin – a [Read more]
17/01/2022
President Joe Biden will make a public statement on the anniversary of the January 6 riot at the US Capitol, the White House said. This comes after former President Donald Trump said he would hold a public event on that day. br [Read more]
17/01/2022
Amazon has announced a limit to the number of at-home Covid test kits per customer as demand surges amid a rise in cases since the discovery of the Omicron variant. Walgreens and CVS also introduced purchase limits. br [Read more]
17/01/2022
A Democrat member of the US Congress was carjacked and robbed at gunpoint in broad daylight in South Philadelphia. Representative Mary Gay Scanlon (D-Pennsylvania) was not physically harmed, but her car and possessions were taken. br [Read more]
17/01/2022
Dozens of flights have been canceled across the US on Christmas Eve due to Covid staff shortages with thousands of passengers stuck at the airports and others forced to cancel holidays altogether. br [Read more]
17/01/2022
In a program airing Jan. 17, 2022 on Martin Luther King Jr. Day and shared exclusively with Fox News Digital, Alveda King talked with GOP Sen. Marsha Blackburn about the need for forgiveness, kindness, and communication in America today. [Read more]
17/01/2022
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are one step closer to defending their Super Bowl title after dominating the Philadelphia Eagles 31-15 in Sunday's wild-card game. [Read more]
17/01/2022
Rep. Maxine Waters expressed her disdain for the senators blocking the elimination of the filibuster, and said they don't care about Black people. [Read more]
17/01/2022
More than 20 illegal immigrants were found in a Texas motel where rooms were being used as “stash houses.' [Read more]