Putin confidant approved plan to kill mercenary chief Prigozhin: WSJ

A confidant of Russian President Vladimir Putin approved a plot to kill Wagner Group head Evgeny Prigozhin earlier this year. The Wall Street Journal reported Friday. According to the newspaper, a former Russian intelligence officer said Nikolai Patrushev, secretary of the Russian Security Council, initiated the operation to eliminate Prigozhin. Western intelligence officials told the […]

North Dakota lawmaker Nico Rios unleashes homophobic, racial slurs during DUI arrest

A North Dakota politician told police he “regrets bullying” him during a racist and homophobic tirade during his arrest for drunk driving after a Christmas party last Friday. and threatened to call the state attorney general. Williston Republican Rep. Nico Rios has been arrested and charged with driving under the influence and refusing a chemical […]

How Yankees can fill rotation after not landing Yoshinobu Yamamoto

Yoshinobu Yamamoto is a Dodger, and the Yankees are in a difficult situation with a rotation that is uncertain beyond Gerrit Cole. So, what should we do? It's a big disappointment. The Yankees have the remaining free pitchers, including pitcher Blake Snell, 31, who won the National League Cy Young Award last season with the […]

St. John’s guard Nahiem Alleyne working on consistency to earn major role

HARTFORD, Conn. — Rick Pitino had the nickname Nahiem Alleyne, but the Connecticut graduate transfer probably didn't like it much. “1 week ago [in practice] I used to call him the Bagel Man because he had zero rebounds, zero assists and zero steals,” the Hall of Fame coach recalled. If Alleyne continues to perform like […]

Action News’ Chopper 6 smashed into trees at ‘high speed’: probe

A Philadelphia news helicopter that crashed in New Jersey's Pine Barrens this week plummeted into dense forest “at an extremely high speed,” before breaking apart and catching fire, killing the photojournalist and pilot. Federal accident investigators announced Friday. National Transportation Safety Board investigator Todd Guenther told reporters near the crash site in Wharton State Forest […]

US Woman Kelsey Hatcher Born With Rare Double Uterus Gives Birth To Twin Babies

Their first child, named Roxy Leila, was born on Tuesday at 7:49pm (0149 GMT). (representative) Washington: A 32-year-old Alabama woman who was born with two wombs and was pregnant with both of them announced Friday that she gave birth to twin girls on separate days. “Our miracle baby was born!” Kelsey Hatcher, who chronicles her […]

UN Security Council votes to increase Gaza aid, US and Russia abstain

The United Nations Security Council on Friday voted to approve a resolution sponsored by the United Arab Emirates calling for a humanitarian moratorium on the Israel-Hamas war. A vote on the resolution was scheduled for 5 p.m. Monday, but was postponed to avoid another veto by the United States. The resolution was passed on Friday, […]