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Titans facing $300K fine for violating COVID-19 protocol, NFL says
The Tennessee Titans are expected to receive a fine of at least $300,000 for violating COVID-19 protocols, the NFL said on Sunday morning.
reddit | World | 13 mins ago
North Dakota seeks to repurpose coronavirus aid for fracking
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota officials say they want to repurpose $16 million in federal coronavirus aid and spend it on grants to encourage fracking instead of using it to clean up...
reddit | World | 59 mins ago
Florida man got $1.9M in PPP money, used it to buy new Mercedes, prosecutors say
A Florida man who received more than $1.9 million in coronavirus relief funds is accused of laundering the money through a fake business and also buying a Mercedes and a pickup truck, prosecutors said Friday.
reddit | World | 1 hrs ago
Poland abortion ruling: Protesters disrupt church services
Women chant "we are sick of this" as they stage unusual protests inside churches across Poland.
bbc | World | 2 hrs ago
Coronavirus: Berlin breaks up 600-strong party over Covid
Police said the venue was too small for distancing, as the virus takes a toll on German festivities.
bbc | World | 2 hrs ago
Belarus protest: Police 'fire stun grenades' at demonstrators in Minsk
Police fire stun grenades at protesters in Minsk hours ahead of a deadline for the president to resign.
bbc | World | 2 hrs ago
Ohio reaches 198,115 total cases, reporting 5,206 deaths
There have been 2,309 new cases reported today, breaking the four-day streak of record-breaking amounts of new cases in Ohio. 198,115 cases have been reported in Ohio as of Sunday, October 25, the Ohio Department of Health reported. No new deaths wer ...
reddit | World | 2 hrs ago
Attempted hijacking of oil tanker reported off Isle of Wight
Police dealing with incident involving Liberian-registered vessel south of Sandown
reddit | World | 3 hrs ago
China forces Tesla to recall most Model S, X models, company responds
Tesla announced a recall for 48,442 Model S and Model X units due to suspension issues. The car, made only in the US, can be affected in more places.
reddit | World | 3 hrs ago
Chile: millions head to polls in referendum on constitutional reform
Abolishing Pinochet-era constitution was key demand of last year’s protests
theguardian | World | 3 hrs ago
Mass protests against Lukashenko as Belarus opposition threatens strikes
The opposition has threatened a mass walkout by workers if President Alexander Lukashenko does not resign.
bbc | World | 3 hrs ago
Black contractor braves threats in removing Richmond statues
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Devon Henry paced in nervous anticipation, because this was a project like nothing he’d ever done. He wore the usual hard hat — and a bulletproof vest. An accomplished...
reddit | World | 3 hrs ago
Germany's infectious disease institute targeted in arson attempt, police say
Several assailants attacked Germany's Robert Koch Institute for infectious diseases with incendiary devices overnight, causing mild damage to the building, police said on Sunday.
reddit | World | 3 hrs ago
Lewis Hamilton breaks Michael Schumacher's all-time F1 win record
Six-time world champion Lewis Hamilton has broken Michael Schumacher's all-time Formula One win record after dominating the Portuguese Grand Prix.
reddit | World | 4 hrs ago
Boy, 3, dies at his birthday celebration after accidentally shooting himself with family member's gun
A 3-year-old boy has died at his birthday celebration after finding a family member’s gun and accidentally shooting himself in the chest.
reddit | World | 4 hrs ago
Wilton Gregory: Pope Francis names first African-American cardinal
Wilton Gregory, Washington DC's archbishop, is among 13 new cardinals to be nominated.
bbc | World | 5 hrs ago
White House chief of staff Mark Meadows says ‘we're not going to control the pandemic’ as coronavirus cases hit record high
Pressed on why the U.S. can't make efforts to control the coronavirus pandemic, Meadows said: ""Because it is a contagious virus just like the flu."
reddit | World | 5 hrs ago
Time replaces its logo for the first time in its history. Now, it says 'Vote'
For the first time ever, Time magazine's logo will be replaced with an imperative -- "VOTE."
reddit | World | 5 hrs ago
GB's Tao Geoghegan Hart wins Giro d'Italia after coming through time trial
Tao Geoghegan Hart has sensationally won the Giro d’Italia victory after safely negotiating Sunday’s time trial stage into Milan
theguardian | World | 6 hrs ago
Polish women protest new abortion restriction in churches
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Women's rights activists in Poland staged protests during Sunday church services in the predominantly Roman Catholic nation against a tightening of the nation's already...
reddit | World | 6 hrs ago
Seychelles election marks first opposition victory in 44 years
Wavel Ramkalawan wins presidency ousting incumbent United Seychelles party leader with 54.9% of the vote
theguardian | World | 6 hrs ago
Senior al-Qaeda leader Abu Muhsin al-Masri killed in Afghanistan. Abu Muhsin al-Masri, believed to be al-Qaeda’s second-in-command, was on FBI’s Most Wanted Terrorists List.
Abu Muhsin al-Masri, believed to be al-Qaeda’s second-in-command, was on FBI’s Most Wanted Terrorists List.
reddit | World | 7 hrs ago
Engineers design a heated face mask to filter and inactivate coronaviruses
MIT engineers have designed a face mask that uses heat to filter and inactivate coronaviruses such as SARS-Cov-2, the virus that causes Covid-19.
reddit | World | 7 hrs ago
US election 2020: Pence stays campaigning despite aide's Covid diagnosis
The US vice-president has tested negative himself and says he will not self-isolate.
bbc | World | 7 hrs ago
'Sue if you must': Lincoln Project rejects threat over Kushner and Ivanka billboards
Lawyer for group issues scathing response to legal letter about Times Square ads blaming Trump advisers for Covid deaths
theguardian | World | 7 hrs ago