‘Echoes of the Cold War’ as Blinken heads to Africa, vying with Russia for influence

‘Echoes of the Cold War’ as Blinken heads to Africa, vying with Russia for influence

PRETORIA, South Africa, August 8, 2022: South African Foreign Minister Naledi Pandor (R) and Secretary of State Antony Blinken (L) attend a strategic dialogue opening session meeting at the Department of International Relations and South African Cooperation. ANDREW HARNIK/POOL/AFP via Getty Images US Secretary of State Antony Blinken arrived in South Africa on Monday to … Read more

Oklahoma assistant Cale Gundy resigns after saying ’embarrassing’ word at movie session

Oklahoma assistant Cale Gundy resigns after saying ’embarrassing’ word at movie session

comment this story Comment Oklahoma wide receivers coach Cale Gundy, the longest-serving football assistant in the Big 12 Conference, resigned Sunday night after reading aloud an “embarrassing and hurtful” word from a player’s iPad during a game. recent video session. Gundy, 50, who has coached the Sooners since 1999, described the events leading up to … Read more

Climate change could aggravate more than half of known human pathogens, scientists say

Climate change could aggravate more than half of known human pathogens, scientists say

Scientists have made a disturbing discovery about how global warming will affect known infectious diseases. Climate hazards are expected to exacerbate 58% of all known human pathogens, according to a study published Monday in Nature Climate Change. That’s more than half of the infectious diseases discovered since the end of the Roman Empire, Camilo Mora, … Read more

Los Angeles Police Obtain Warrant for Anne Heche’s Blood Test After Crash

Los Angeles Police Obtain Warrant for Anne Heche’s Blood Test After Crash

California police took blood samples from Anne Heche because they believe she may have been intoxicated during her near-fatal high-speed car accident, according to a report Monday. The Los Angeles Police Department had already confirmed to The Post on Sunday that the investigation would “absolutely” look into whether the troubled actress was under the influence … Read more

Putin loses elite commander Nikolay Gorban in Ukraine: report

Putin loses elite commander Nikolay Gorban in Ukraine: report

Russia’s Vladimir Putin has lost an elite Foreign Security Service commander in the Ukraine war, marking the 99th senior officer to die during the five-month conflict, according to a new report. Lieutenant Colonel Nikolay Gorban, 36, was a commander of the FSB special forces and died “somewhere in Ukraine on August 2”, InformNapalm journalist Andrey … Read more

Nearly 500 US flights canceled and nearly 2,000 delayed on Monday

Nearly 500 US flights canceled and nearly 2,000 delayed on Monday

According to flight tracking website FlightAware, nearly 500 US flights were canceled as of noon Monday. On Sunday, 950 flights were canceled. Nearly 2,000 flights had been delayed across the United States as of midday Monday, after more than 8,000 were delayed on Sunday. Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport was struggling for a second day Monday, … Read more

Bruins sign David Krejci to a one-year deal

Bruins sign David Krejci to a one-year deal

BOSTON- General Manager of the Boston Bruins don sweeney announced today, August 8, that the team has signed forward david krejci to a one-year contract through the 2022-23 season worth $1 million, plus an additional $2 million in performance-based incentives. Krejci, 36, played the 2021-22 season in the Czech league with HC Olomouc. In 51 … Read more