Iran threatens family of World Cup soccer team, security sources say

CNN — Families of Iran’s World Cup soccer team face the threat of imprisonment and torture if players fail to “perform” ahead of Tuesday’s game against the United States, a…

Iran faces U.S. in winner-take-all match to advance to World Cup knockout stages

CNN — The knockout stages of the U.S. Men’s National Team (USMNT) World Cup have arrived — and a win will suffice when they face Iran in a winner-takes-all game…

Protests erupt across China, posing unprecedented challenge to Xi Jinping’s zero-epidemic policy

Beijing CNN — Protests erupted across China on Saturday, including at universities and in Shanghai, as hundreds chanted “Step down, Xi Jinping! Step down, Communist Party!” in unprecedented defiance of…

15 Amazon Kitchen Deals to Shop Now (2022)

Let’s skip the preamble—the best Black Friday Amazon deals are here, and now, get ready to get your hot little fingers pressing “Add to Cart.” You’ll find more sales than…

Netherlands 1-1 Ecuador: World Cup 2022 – Live Reaction | World Cup 2022

key event Show only key events Please enable JavaScript to use this feature A quick recap: Cody Gakpo scored for the Netherlands in the sixth minute, but the goal was…

Musk to restore Twitter account banned for harassment and misinformation

comment on this story Comment Elon Musk plans to reinstate nearly all previously banned Twitter accounts — alarming activists and experts on online trust and safety. After posting a Twitter…

Weapons Industry Booms as Eastern Europe Arms Ukraine

Eastern European arms companies step up production for Ukraine Hopes to find new markets as defense spending rises Can produce and service Soviet-era and NATO-standard weapons Poland, Czech Republic are…

14 empty chairs on Thanksgiving after 3 mass shootings

A janitor is on duty at a Virginia Walmart. A 40-year-old woman returned home to Colorado Springs from vacation. A young man is next to his girlfriend, watching her friend…

Anwar Ibrahim named Malaysia’s 10th prime minister

comment on this story Comment SINGAPORE – The wait is over. It’s a comeback. Nearly a week after Malaysia’s general election led to a hung parliament, longtime opposition leader Anwar…

Virginia Walmart mass shooting scene updates: 16-year-old among victims

Brian Pendleton, one of six people killed in the shooting, turned 39 next week, his mother said emotionally in a phone interview Wednesday. “He had a really big heart,” said…