In its annual count of media worker deaths, the International Federation of Journalists said 94 journalists had been killed so far this year and almost 400 others had been imprisoned. The group called for better protection for media workers and for their attackers to be held to account. The group said 68 journalists had been killed covering the Israeli-Hamas war since Hamas attacked Israel on Oct. 7 — more than one a day and 72% of all media deaths worldwide.
The Government spent a further £100 million in the 2023-24 financial year while flights remained grounded amid a series of legal setbacks.
The actor said he had originally auditioned for a different role.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A former Jacksonville Jaguars financial manager accused of stealing more than $22 million from the franchise has a gambling addiction and plans to plead guilty to resolve federal charges against him, his attorney said Thursday. Attorney Alex King of First Coast Criminal Defense in Jacksonville released a statement on behalf of his client, Amit Patel, and said “approximately 99% of the funds misappropriated” from the team's virtual credit card program were gambled away.
The property, which the former Yankees outfielder built in 2010, features a hair salon, a two-lane bowling alley, a sports bar, two gyms, and a zip line.
Joe Flacco has gone from the couch to contention. Signed three weeks ago by Cleveland as emergency protection when quarterback Deshaun Watson was lost with a season-ending shoulder injury, Flacco has a chance to get the Browns into the playoffs — a scenario not even he could have imagined. Flacco is expected to make his second start for Cleveland on Sunday as the Browns (7-5) host the Jacksonville Jaguars (8-4), who are dealing with their own major issue at quarterback after Trevor Lawrence suffered a high ankle sprain against Cincinnati.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Joe Lombardi expected exactly the tough yards and gritty offensive identity that running back Javonte Williams has provided the Denver Broncos this season — only he envisioned it happening in 2024. The Broncos offensive coordinator arrived in Denver this spring along with new coach Sean Payton and the two of them studied the tantalizing film of Williams' rookie year in 2021 before his second season was cut short by a complex right knee injury. Soon, they began to see that
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Rory McIlroy says the European Tour will have no choice but to rewrite the rules and ensure Jon Rahm can compete in the 2025 Ryder Cup.
The 2024 NWSL schedule will see each team play 26 regular-season games, an adjusted Challenge Cup format and expanded playoff field.
Bronco Mendenhall signed a five-year contract worth at least $6 million to take over New Mexico's football team, making him the highest-paid coach in program history. It includes an annual base salary of $1.2 million and numerous incentives depending on the team’s performance on and off the field and ticket sales. Mendenhall said during a news conference that New Mexico has a special place in his heart and he knows the team can be successful again.
More than 1,100 newly organized DHL Express workers at the delivery company's main U.S. air hub went on strike on Thursday to protest unfair labor practices and stalled contract talks. The strike threatens to delay packages during the critical peak holiday shipping season when package carriers like DHL, FedEx and United Parcel Service see volumes spike. It also comes as the International Brotherhood of Teamsters intensify organizing activity in the wake of this summer's closely watched contract deal at UPS, the world's biggest delivery firm.
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Sometimes those who help others need a little help themselves, that's where the Baltimore Children and Youth Fund (BCYF) step in. Offering grants to nonprofits that improve the lives of younger people. It's an organization that was started following the killing of Freddie Gray. READ MORE: https://www.wmar2news.com/local/sometimes-those-who-help-others-need-a-little-help-themselves
The City of Denver said it is approaching the "halfway mark" for Mayor Mike Johnston's House1000 Initiative.
OTTAWA — The Public Health Agency of Canada says the death toll has risen to five in a salmonella outbreak linked to Malichita and Rudy brand cantaloupes. It says 129 people have been confirmed with salmonella linked to the outbreak, almost double the number at the last update on Dec. 1, when a single death had been recorded. The agency provided no details on the deaths in its latest update on Thursday, but cases have risen sharply in Quebec, with 91 confirmed infections compared to 35 last week
According to the National Weather Service (NWS) in Boulder, only light to moderate accumulations should be expected with the heaviest periods of snow happening Friday evening in the southern Foothills, Palmer Divide, and Park Range areas. There could be minor impacts leading to some hazardous travel conditions, the NWS said.
It comes after presidents of Harvard, MIT, and UPenn testified to Congress about antisemitism on campus.
James is a terrific 3-point shooter and once he finds his legs and adjusts to the pace of the game after being off the court for so long, this is an area offensively he can impact USC immediately.