DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — An attack on an oil tanker linked to an Israeli billionaire killed two crew members off Oman in the Arabian Sea, authorities said Friday, marking the first fatalities after years of assaults targeting shipping in the region.
The Latest on the Tokyo Olympics, which are taking place under heavy restrictions after a year’s delay because of the coronavirus pandemic:
SURFSIDE, Fla. (AP) — A somber moment of silence marked the end of the two-week search for survivors of a Florida condominium collapse, as rescue workers stood at solemn attention and clergy members hugged a line of local officials while many of them sobbed.
SURFSIDE, Fla. (AP) — A ramped-up rescue effort at the collapsed South Florida condo building faced new threats from the weather as a tropical storm approached the state.
SURFSIDE, Fla. (AP) — Susana Alvarez fled her home on the 10th floor of Champlain Towers South, escaping with her life and almost nothing else.
SURFSIDE, Fla. (AP) — The Champlain Towers South drew people from around the globe to enjoy life on South Florida’s Atlantic Coast, some for a night, some to live. A couple from Argentina and their young daughter. A beloved retired Miami-area teacher and his wife. Orthodox Jews from Russia. Israelis. The sister of Paraguay’s first lady. Others from South America.
Outdoor bingo sessions, a lecture series, personal training and instructional dance classes are among the amenities Village officials are planning to give the go-ahead.
MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine government extended a lockdown by another week Monday after an alarming spike in coronavirus infections continued to surge and started to overwhelm many hospitals in the capital and outlying regions.
“Where the Crawdads Sing” by Delia Owens Delia Owens burst onto the literary scene with “Where the Crawdads Sing,” which has been extremely popular with our Village book clubs because it covers a myriad of topics. My favorite part of the writing is the description of the natural flora and fauna of the North Carolina […]
At the Bessemer, Alabama, warehouse, Amazon has been holding classes, telling workers that the union will take their money for dues without any benefit.
The consensus box of picks comes from handicappers Bob Mieszerski, Art Wilson, Terry Turrell and Eddie Wilson. Here are the picks for Sunday, Sept. 27 for horse racing at Santa Anita.
Coronavirus state tracker: California hospitalizations are lowest since June; 5,966 new cases and 26 new deaths as of Aug. 16
For the 11th straight day, hospitalizations across California were down. According to state health agencies, there were 18 fewer hospitalizations as of Sunday, Aug. 16. The total number of COVID-related hospitalizations is 6,309, the lowest it has been since June 30, when hospitalizations were at 6,612. California reported 5,966 new cases of the coronavirus, on […]
President Sue Margolis of the United Mutual board announced the formation of an ad hoc committee to address temporary COVID-19 measures, including an emergency resolution — passed in closed session on June 29 — that requires residents to wear face coverings at all times. The committee will be made up of two members from each […]
Those few who came strained their ears to see if they could hear the pop of a fastball into a mitt. Or maybe the crack of the bat. Nope.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A former U.S. Green Beret and his son accused of helping aid former Nissan Motor Co. Chairman Carlos Ghosn flee Japan while awaiting trial on financial misconduct charges were arrested Wednesday, the Justice Department said.
A missile fired during an Iranian training exercise mistakenly struck a naval vessel instead of its intended target in waters near the strategic Strait of Hormuz, killing 19 sailors and wounding 15 others, Iranian authorities said Monday.