American Popular News for 4 Mar 2024
Unconfirmed reports and footage emerge of powerful explosions near Crimean port of Feodosia in the early hours of Sunday See all our Ukraine war coverage An estimated 1,160 Russian soldiers were... killed in combat on Saturday, according to figures published this morning by the General Staff of Ukraine's armed forces. It brings Ukraine's estimate of Russian losses to 416,800. Volodymyr Zelenskiy has called on the west to rapidly deliver more air-defence systems as a wave of Russian missile, drone and artillery strikes killed at least 11 people. "Russia continues to hit civilians," the Ukrainian president posted on social media on Saturday. Eight were confirmed dead, including a child and a baby, after an overnight drone strike on an apartment block in the southern port city of Odesa, a...
UPDATED, Friday late afternoon: The $190 million Legendary Entertainment/Warner Bros sequel Dune: Part Two is heading for a $30 million-$34 million Friday, inclusive of $12M previews, for what’s... shaping up to be a $70M-$80M weekend at 4,071 theaters. Lower estimates stem from the fact that this movie is not a younger-skewing fanboy movie; those over […]
As the UK, US and France impose sanctions on 'extremist Israeli settlers', Palestinians face assault by gun, bulldozer and attack dog Salah Abu Awad says he is haunted by memories of the night he was... woken up by Israeli settlers who burst into his home and threatened him at gunpoint. It was one of the many attacks that forced the 28-year-old shepherd and his family to dismantle their homes and abandon their land in the village of Widada in the occupied West Bank's south Hebron hills.
A semi truck was found dangling off the edge of a bridge in Kentucky, with the driver inside the dangling truck for about 40 minutes before she was safely rescued.
Chancellor Olaf Scholz describes as 'very serious' the circulation of a recording purportedly showing German officials discussing delivery of long-range missiles to Kyiv See all our Ukraine war... coverage The German chancellor, Olaf Scholz, has promised a full investigation after a recording purportedly of confidential army talks on the Ukraine war was circulated on Russian social media, in a huge embarrassment for Berlin. A German defence ministry spokesperson confirmed to Agence France-Presse that the ministry believed a conversation in the air force division was "intercepted". "We are currently unable to say for certain whether changes were made to the recorded or transcribed version that is circulating on social media," they said.
Dozens of other displaced Palestinians who had been sheltering nearby were also injured, the officials said.
Pop star Britney Spears' ex-husband, Sam Asghari, an actor and model, shared his thoughts on their relationship and the end of their marriage.
The president said that the United States would work with Jordan and other allies to deliver aid by air and that supplies could eventually be delivered by sea.
The US government says it would be better for them if you ceased using C or C++ when programming tools. […] The post The NSA list of memory-safe programming languages has been updated appeared... first on ReadWrite.
Oregon removed criminal penalties for possessing street drugs in 2020. But amid soaring overdose deaths, state lawmakers have voted to bring back some restrictions.
Dutch armed forces have been deployed to the Caribbean island territory of Bonaire, with Amsterdam intent on cleaning oil from beaches impacted by a spill hundreds of miles away.
Actor Terrence Howard has been ordered by a federal judge to pay nearly $1 million in back taxes, interest, and penalties. The action comes after Howard allegedly threatened a Justice Department... lawyer and claimed that it is "immoral for the United States government to charge taxes to the descendants of slaves." He stands accused of […]
The International Space Station is experiencing a leak from a Russian module, but NASA assures the public that it is no threat to the crew on board.
Sometimes there are weeks when the news just keeps on coming. This week, the longest-serving US senator, Mitch McConnell, announced he would step down, the US supreme court agreed to take up the claim... that Donald Trump has absolute immunity from prosecution in the criminal case over his efforts to overturn the 2020 election results, Congress avoided another government shutdown and Donald Trump continued his winning streak in the Michigan primary. In some ways, the Republican party is the exact same one we saw get behind Trump in 2016 and then again in 2020, but there are many out there who see major events such as these as proof that it has changed - irreversibly. This week, Jonathan Freedland speaks to the former Republican strategist and legendary political operative Mike Murphy about...
Teams apparently see flaws beyond what we do, surprisingly so in the case of reigning NL Cy Young winner Blake Snell.
It’s official. The U.S. government has decreed that there’s only one person who can legally use “The Rock” in commerce, and that’s Dwayne Johnson. An SEC filing by TKO,... the parent of the WWE, indicates Johnson has joined its board of directors. The paperwork also shows Johnson now legally holds the rights to his stage […]
This is the shocking moment a huge brawl caused chaos at Tenpin bowling alley in Bexleyheath, south London at around 11.15pm on Friday. One youngster was left in hospital.
The BRIT Awards are back with the likes of Billie Eilish, Ed Sheeran, Kylie Minogue, Dua Lipa and RAYE all aiming to get a coveted award. But who will win big? Follow along with HELLO! for the winners... list in full...
The 19-song set marked Rih Rih's first full-length concert since 2016. Rihanna Performs First Concert in Eight Years… at Billionaire’s Wedding in India Scoop Harrison
As they say in Hollywood quite often, “Who knew?” Take the 2022 film Babylon. It had Margot Robbie and Brad Pitt starring, and Oscar-winning La La Land writer/director Damien Chazelle... handling that end. Then it went out and did just $15 million domestically against an $80 million budget. Reviews were mixed. No awards were given. […]
As of now, AI can pass tests such as legal bar exams, but still struggles on specialized medical tests such as gastroenterology.
Laken Riley, whose death became enmeshed in the nation's bitter debate over immigration, was remembered as a warm and caring woman who "shined so bright."
The Baltic states have an urgent message for the UK and other NATO allies about the threat posed by Russia: "Wake up! It won't stop in Ukraine."
In the coming days, Apple will introduce a number of substantial changes to the iOS platform in Europe to abide by the Digital Markets Act … The post Spotify, Epic, and more team up on Apple in... letter to European Commission appeared first on BGR.
House Republicans released 5,000 hours more of security footage from the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol on Friday.