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Cummins named Australia test cricket captain, Smith vice-captain

Fast bowler Pat Cummins was named the 47th captain of the Australia test team on Friday (November 26) in place of Tim Paine, who stood down from the position last week. Paine resigned after...

Supply chain crisis causes shortage of holiday goods, high prices in USA

Costs for holiday shopping has significantly increased this year for Americans as the holiday season arrived. At a supermarket in Houston on the day of Thanksgiving Thursday, some customers doing last minute holiday shopping...

Packed crowds return to New York’s Thanksgiving parade after pandemic hiatus

Spectators lined the streets of Manhattan on Thursday (November 25) for the 95th annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade after last year's spectacle was scaled down and closed to the public because of the coronavirus pandemic.

‘Secret’ app lets domestic violence victims record their abuse

The VictimsVoice app helps victims discreetly document and store the kind of evidence needed to charge and prosecute an abuser or get a restraining order. Rosanna Philpott reports. "I'm lucky to be alive, I...

Motorcyclist killed in crash in Crosby

HARRIS COUNTY – HCSO deputies are investigating a fatal motorcycle crash in Crosby Wednesday morning.   The incident was reported in the 17100 block of FM 2100 where authorities have found one person deceased...

‘Consumers tired of Black Fridays that last more than a day,’ says retail expert

U.S. shoppers are gearing up for Black Friday (November 26), which kicks off the key holiday shopping period. News has been mostly good for retailers in recent months as a vaccine-fueled U.S. reopening sent...

Khashoggi’s fiancee urges Justin Bieber to cancel Saudi performance

The woman who was engaged to Jamal Khashoggi has asked singer Justin Bieber to cancel his scheduled December 5 performance in Saudi Arabia's second-largest city, Jeddah, urging him to not perform for the slain Saudi journalist's "murderers."

Biden says he and his family praying for those suffering after deaths in Wisconsin

U.S. President Joe Biden said on Monday (November 22) that he and his family were praying for those impacted when the driver of an SUV sped into dozens of people at a Christmas parade in Wisconsin, killing...

Arbery’s mother prays outside courthouse ahead of closing arguments

A prosecutor began delivering her closing argument before a Georgia jury on Monday in which she was expected to tell the jury that the three white men charged in the killing of Ahmaud Arbery had no right...

El Salvador plans first ‘Bitcoin City’, backed by bitcoin bonds

El Salvador plans to build the world's first "Bitcoin City", funded initially by bitcoin-backed bonds, President Nayib Bukele said on Saturday (November 20), doubling down on his bet to harness the crypto currency to fuel investment in...

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Louis Vuitton designer Virgil Abloh dies

Virgil Abloh, fashion's highest profile Black designer and the creative mind behind Louis Vuitton's menswear collection, died...

SUGAR LAND TOWN SQUARE RINGS IN THE HOLIDAY SEASON WITH MAGICAL POP-UP EXPERIENCE

Sugar Land Town Square is bringing the magic of the season to the square with a special holiday pop-up, Santa’s Sugar Land, featuring...

India’s Modi orders review of reopening on Omicron COVID concerns

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi told officials on Saturday (November 27) to review plans to ease travel restrictions as concerns rise over...

Vaughan says he is sorry for pain felt by former team mate Rafiq

Former England captain Michael Vaughan said he is sorry for all the hurt Azeem Rafiq has experienced following his ex-Yorkshire team mate's...

China-U.S. pairs have bittersweet night at world table tennis championships

Two China-U.S. pairs had different fates during the round of 16 in the mixed doubles at the world table tennis championships held...