• Olympic champion Lundby laments ski jumping’s weight issues

    Maren Lundby was the world’s best female ski jumper for three years, starting in 2018 when she won Olympic gold in South Korea.

    Updated: 5:27 pm

  • WHO staff complaint, email allege racism and abuse in Asia

    Current and former staffers have accused the top director of the World Health Organization in the Western Pacific of racist, unethical and abusive behavior that has undermined the U.N. health agency’s efforts to curb the coronavirus pandemic.

    Updated: 5:08 pm

  • Firefighter: George Floyd ‘needed and wasn’t getting it’

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Three officers on trial for allegedly violating George Floyd’s civil rights would have been trained to use the least amount of force necessary and had a duty to intervene against inappropriate force, the commander of the Minneapolis police training division at the time of Floyd’s killing testified Thursday.

    Updated: 4:25 pm

  • On Holocaust Remembrance Day Let Us Honor Those Who Risked Their Lives to Save Others

    LOS ANGELES, Calif., Jan. 27, 2022 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Each year, the United Nations sets aside January 27 as International Holocaust Remembrance Day. This day marks the liberation in 1945 of the Auschwitz-Birkenau death camps where between 1.1 and 1.5 million people died, most of them Jews. But while we remember those who perished in the Holocaust, let us also honor those who put their own lives on the line to rescue thousands destined for that fate. Scientology Network’s “ Documentary Showcase ” features two films that pay tribute to unsung heroes who saved thousands from dying in Nazi death camps.

    Updated: 2:52 pm

  • Hospital patient without COVID shot denied heart transplant

    MENDON, Mass. (AP) — A Boston hospital is defending itself after a man’s family claimed he was denied a new heart for refusing to be vaccinated against COVID-19, saying most transplant programs around the country set similar requirements to improve patients’ chances of survival.

  • Michigan school shooting suspect to pursue insanity defense

    SOUTHFIELD, Mich. (AP) — A teenager charged with killing four students at a Michigan high school will pursue an insanity defense, his lawyers said in a notice filed Thursday as he, his parents and school officials faced a new lawsuit over the attack at Oxford High School.

    Updated: 1:27 pm

  • Study: Gas stoves worse for climate than previously thought

    Gas stoves are contributing more to global warming than previously thought because of constant tiny methane leaks while they’re off, a new study found.

    Updated: 12:38 pm

  • The War Between Russia and The West Over Ukraine Comes in A New War Drama Now on Amazon Prime

    LOS ANGELES, Calif., Jan. 27, 2022 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — GI-Films announces: What is really going on in Eastern Europe between Russia and Ukraine is the subject of a new movie “The Narrow Bridge” just released on Amazon Prime. Written and produced by Mirza Davitaia, and produced by GI-Films, “The Narrow Bridge” is about a young artist who must take up arms to defend Ukraine.

  • Meet the man who won a trip to space and gave it to a friend

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — He told his family and a few friends. He dropped hints to a couple of colleagues. So hardly anyone knew that the airline pilot could have — should have — been on board when SpaceX launched its first tourists into orbit last year.

  • Today in History

    Today in History