House explosion in southern Indiana kills 3, deputy coroner says

House explosion in southern Indiana kills 3, deputy coroner says

Three people were killed Wednesday when a house exploded in the southern Indiana city of Evansville, authorities said. Dave Anson, chief deputy coroner for Vanderburgh County, told The Associated Press that the identities of the people who died would not be released until the next of kin has been notified. Evansville Police Department spokeswoman Sgt. [...]

North Korea’s Kim Jong Un declares victory against Covid

North Korea’s Kim Jong Un declares victory against Covid

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un declared victory in the battle against the novel coronavirus, ordering a lifting of maximum anti-epidemic measures imposed in May, state media said on Thursday. North Korea has not revealed how many confirmed infections of the virus it has found, but since July 29 it has reported no new suspected [...]

Mali declares 3 days of mourning after attacks kill dozens

Mali declares 3 days of mourning after attacks kill dozens

Authorities in Mali have declared three days of mourning beginning Thursday after a pair of terror attacks killed dozens of soldiers over the weekend. In the most deadly incident, 42 soldiers were killed and 22 others injured in an attack on Sunday near the town of Tessit in the Gao Region. The government said the [...]

Dolphins’ Mike McDaniel brushes off Tom Brady tampering questions ahead of preseason game against Bucs

Dolphins’ Mike McDaniel brushes off Tom Brady tampering questions ahead of preseason game against Bucs

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Last week, the Miami Dolphins were fined for tampering, as they attempted to get Tom Brady and Sean Payton down to South Florida. Fittingly, the Dolphins’ first preseason game is against Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers this Saturday in Tampa, Florida. However, head coach Mike McDaniel [...]

Serena Williams Bids Farewell to Canadian Tennis Fans

Serena Williams Bids Farewell to Canadian Tennis Fans

TORONTO — Karl Hale has been the tournament director at the National Bank Open since 2006 and had never seen anything like the 24 hours after Serena Williams said she was winding down her professional tennis career. “We heard it yesterday morning, and immediately ticket sales picked up,” Hale said. “In the players’ lounge, you [...]

Rhine River could fall below critical mark, risking industry

Rhine River could fall below critical mark, risking industry

Water levels on the Rhine River could reach a critically low point in the coming days, German officials said Wednesday, making it increasingly difficult to transport goods — including coal and gasoline — as drought and an energy crisis grip Europe. Weeks of dry weather have turned several of Europe’s major waterways into trickles, posing a headache for [...]

Man Backed for Turning Off Gas So Mother-in-Law Doesn’t Burn His House Down

Man Backed for Turning Off Gas So Mother-in-Law Doesn’t Burn His House Down

A man is being supported for his decision to turn the gas off at his home while he and his wife go out of town for two weeks, even though his mother-in-law is still living there. The original poster (OP), u/throwaway18688, shared his story to the popular Reddit forum r/AmITheA**hole, earning 4,500 upvotes and 700 [...]

Singapore downgrades growth outlook as Q2 GDP misses forecasts

Singapore downgrades growth outlook as Q2 GDP misses forecasts

Singapore’s economy expanded less than initially estimated in the second quarter and the government downgraded its growth projections for 2022, flagging risks to the global outlook from the Ukraine war and cost pressures. Gross domestic product (GDP) grew 4.4 percent year-on-year in the second quarter, the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) said on Thursday, [...]

North Korea claims disputed victory over virus, blames Seoul

North Korea claims disputed victory over virus, blames Seoul

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has declared victory over COVID-19 and ordered preventive measures eased just three months after acknowledging an outbreak, claiming the country’s widely disputed success would be recognized as a global health miracle. The North’s official Korean Central News Agency also reported Thursday that Kim’s sister said [...]

Taliban fighters swap arms for books as hundreds return to school

Taliban fighters swap arms for books as hundreds return to school

These days, the 23-year-old Taliban member is studying English and has enrolled in a computer science course in the capital, Kabul. “When our country was occupied by infidels, we needed bombs, mortars and guns,” says Jalali, an employee at the Ministry of Transport and Civil Aviation. Now there is a greater need for education, he [...]