Haley faces tough choices ahead of South Carolina primary

With less than two weeks left until the Republican primary in her home state of South Carolina, Nikki Haley is trailing behind former President Trump and faces a tough choice as she prepares to run for president. confronting. Amid growing calls for the former president to be treated as the presumptive Republican nominee, many within […]

Ilia Topuria stops Alexander Volkanovski to win UFC featherweight title

ANAHEIM, Calif. — On Saturday night at UFC 298, undefeated Ilya Topria stopped Alexander Volkanovski in the second round to win the featherweight title and end the Australian champion’s four-year reign. Topria (15-0), a Georgian who lives and trains in Spain, controlled the first round of his first UFC title fight with sharp strikes, then […]

Knicks’ Jacob Toppin snubbed in bid to win Slam Dunk contest

A somewhat controversial and almost underwhelming slam dunk contest ended with Jacob Toppin watching from the outside. The Knicks rookie threw down two beautiful dunks, the second of which was a 360-degree work of art from between his legs. But the judges were more impressed with Jaylen Brown’s slam at Saturday’s event in Indianapolis. Neither […]

16-Year-Old Taylor Swift Fan Dies En Route To Pop Star’s Australia Concert

On Thursday, a 16-year-old fan of Taylor Swift was killed in a car accident on her way to the pop sensation’s Friday night concert in Melbourne, Australia.Street 7 News AustraliaMieka Pokarie and her 10-year-old sister Freya were being driven to the concert by their mother, Kim Litchfield. The family was reportedly on a 17-hour road […]

Russian priest arrested after announcing memorial service for Navalny: reports

A Russian priest was reportedly arrested Saturday after announcing he would hold a public memorial service for Putin critic Alexei Navalny in St. Petersburg, Russia. Grigory Mikhunov-Vaitenko was reportedly detained outside his home on his way to the Solovetsky Monument, a memorial to victims of political repression in Moscow, according to the Moscow Times. Even […]

Investors hope for catch-up rally as Chinese stocks reopen – Financial Times

Unlock Editor’s Digest for free FT editor Roula Khalaf has chosen her favorite stories in this weekly newsletter. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Chinese Enterprise Index has risen nearly 5% over the past week, raising hopes for a comeback when the mainland’s stock exchange returns from a 10-day Lunar New Year holiday on Monday. Traders and […]