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The NHL suspended Evander Kane 21 games for violating COVID protocol

The National Hockey League (NHL) on Monday (October 18) suspended the San Jose Sharks' Evander Kane for 21 regular-season games without pay for violating its COVID-19 protocols.  The Canadian forward will be ineligible to...

ECB: Ashes decision to be made this week

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) will decide this week whether the proposed arrangements in Australia are sufficient for the Ashes tour to go ahead, it said on Monday. England captain Joe Root...

World number two Aryna Sabalenka to miss Indian Wells after positive Covid test

World number two Aryna Sabalenka will not play at the Indian Wells tournament after testing positive for COVID-19, the 23-year-old said. Sabalenka, who lost to Canadian teenager Leylah Fernandez in the U.S. Open semifinal...

LeBron James says he’s now vaccinated against Covid-19

Four-time NBA champion LeBron James of the Los Angeles Lakers said on Tuesday (September 28) he was initially "very sceptical" about the vaccine but decided to take it after doing his research. "I don't...

Houston Open Golf Tournament Tees Off This November

The 2021 Houston Open Golf Tournament will begin this November with the Astros Golf Foundation. The foundation made additional renovations to Memorial Park which is now open for the public. Foundation President Giles Kibbe is looking forward to the...

NZ players reach Dubai after ‘specific, credible threat’ derailed Pakistan tour

New Zealand was warned of a "specific, credible threat" against its team, New Zealand Cricket (NZC) said, elaborating on the rationale for abruptly abandoning the tour of Pakistan as the squad reached Dubai early on Sunday (September...

Former NZ all-rounder Cairns faces ‘long road to recovery’ after spinal stroke

Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns said he faces a "long road to recovery" after a spinal stroke that left his legs paralysed following emergency heart surgery last month. Cairns, 51, initially underwent surgery...

Pele transferred out of intensive care, says hospital

Pele has been moved out of intensive care and into a general room after the Brazilian soccer great underwent surgery to remove a tumor in his right colon, Sao Paulo's Albert Einstein hospital said on Tuesday (September...

England v India fifth test cancelled with India unable to field team

The fifth test between England and India at Old Trafford was cancelled on Friday (September 10) after India were unable to field a team, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said. "Due to...

Messi surpasses Pele as South America’s top international goal scorer

Lionel Messi scored a hat-trick to give Argentina a 3-0 win over Bolivia in a World Cup qualifier on Thursday, lifting him above Pele as South America's top international scorer with 79 goals.  Messi...

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Only 1 reported injury after plane carrying 21 is engulfed in flames

A plane crashed in Waller County, Texas, on Tuesday morning (October 19) during takeoff, leaving a smoldering...

Famed wax museum Madame Tussauds opens in the Middle East

In an Arabic-themed setting full of palm trees and Dubai's skylines, one of London's most loved tourist attractions, Madame Tussauds, last week...

Wall St opens higher as earnings whip up risk appetite

U.S. stock indexes opened higher on Tuesday (October 19) as upbeat quarterly reports from Johnson & Johnson and Travelers fired up risk...

Fiery two-vehicle crash in north Harris County

HARRIS COUNTY - Precinct 4 deputies are investigating a fiery two-vehicle that happened in North Harris County Monday night.

Suspect detained at Hillcroft Avenue after lengthy police chase

Missouri City – A suspect has been taken into custody in the 14600 block of West Hillcroft Avenue after a lengthy police...