After US Soccer changes Iranian flag on social media, Iran calls for US expulsion from 2022 World Cup

After US Soccer changes Iranian flag on social media, Iran calls for US expulsion from 2022 World Cup

CNN — Iranian state media has called for the US to be expelled from the 2022 World Cup after the US Soccer Federation changed the Iranian flag on its social media platforms to show support for protesters in Iran. The federation had temporarily displayed the national flag of Iran on its official Twitter, Instagram and … Read more

Jay Leno performs at the California comedy club two weeks after a fire accident

Jay Leno performs at the California comedy club two weeks after a fire accident

CNN — Jay Leno returns to the comedy stage on Sunday night, two weeks after suffering significant burns in a gasoline fire. According to a club spokesperson, the former “Tonight Show” host will perform to a sold-out crowd at the Comedy and Magic Club in Hermosa Beach, California. Leno, an avid car collector, had been … Read more

Odell Beckham Jr. removed from Miami flight after refusing to comply with safety protocol, police say

Odell Beckham Jr.  removed from Miami flight after refusing to comply with safety protocol, police say

CNN — NFL free agent wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. was removed from an American Airlines flight to Los Angeles at Miami International Airport Sunday morning after refusing to comply with safety protocol, according to a statement from the Miami-Dade Police Department. Officers were notified around 9:30 a.m. Sunday of a medical emergency on an … Read more

Former Late Show bandleader Jon Batiste sings at Biden’s first state dinner – wpde.com

Former Late Show bandleader Jon Batiste sings at Biden’s first state dinner – wpde.com

Former Late Show bandleader Jon Batiste sings at Biden’s first state dinnerwpde.com

Who’s going to pay for an ethical chocolate bar? – POLITICO

Who’s going to pay for an ethical chocolate bar? – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Voiced by artificial intelligence. Europe, the world’s biggest consumer of chocolate, and West Africa, the leading grower of the cocoa beans used to make it, share a common goal to make the sector sustainable. But they have opposing views on how to put an end to the social, … Read more

New sub-varieties, family gatherings may bring more Covid-19 after the holidays, but experts don’t expect a big rise

New sub-varieties, family gatherings may bring more Covid-19 after the holidays, but experts don’t expect a big rise

CNN — As millions of Americans travel in the coming days to gather with friends and family, chances are Covid-19 will follow. Experts expect Thanksgiving gatherings to shake up social networks and give new sub-variants of the coronavirus new groups of vulnerable people to infect. As a result, post-holiday cases and hospitalizations could add up, … Read more

Police: 2 young children stabbed to death in Bronx apartment

Police: 2 young children stabbed to death in Bronx apartment

NEW YORK — Two small children died of stab wounds after their mother was taken into custody for observation in New York City on Saturday night, police said. A 3-year-old boy and an 11-month-old boy were found in a Bronx apartment with multiple stab wounds to the neck and torso and did not survive after … Read more

Twitter VP in Ireland gets temporary court order against dismissal – POLITICO

Twitter VP in Ireland gets temporary court order against dismissal – POLITICO

A Twitter executive in Ireland has obtained a temporary court order preventing Elon Musk from firing her over his mass layoffs at the social media giant. Sinead McSweeney, Twitter’s global vice president for public policy, was granted a preliminary injunction by Ireland’s Supreme Court on Friday, Local media reported. The court order temporarily prohibits Twitter … Read more

England 0-0 USA – World Cup 2022 LIVE: Harry Maguire ‘magnificent’ but Three Lions second best in boring draw

England 0-0 USA – World Cup 2022 LIVE: Harry Maguire ‘magnificent’ but Three Lions second best in boring draw

England were held to a dull draw by the US in their second game of the 2022 World Cup. Just days after their 6-2 hammering of Iran, Gareth Southgate’s Three Lions struggled to score the ball, with Harry Kane missing a stoppage-time header. USA dominated much of the game and had the better chances as … Read more