Taylor Swift's longtime publicist issued a surprising rebuttal to a notorious rumor about the singer's private relationship with Joe Alwyn.
At Oxford Middle School Friday morning, students and teachers reportedly heard over the loudspeaker that there was an active dangerous threat in the building.
The goalkeeper made a rare error as the Lionesses beat Netherlands at Wembley
It's a good time to be a cryptocurrency investor, and by extension it's good to be an investor in cryptocurrency mining businesses. The latest proof of that was Marathon Digital Holdings' (NASDAQ: MARA) nearly 15% pop in stock price Friday, a move sparked by an analyst price target increase but founded on continuing bullishness for anything crypto-related. The raiser was Reginald Smith of banking giant JPMorgan Chase.
Eli Lilly said on Friday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) gave a second approval for its drug Jaypirca, which is used to treat a form of blood cancer. The company said the health regulator gave the new approval to the drug for the treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), a type of cancer in which the bone marrow makes too many of certain white blood cells. Jaypirca was first given accelerated approval by the FDA on Jan. 27 for the treatment of mantle cell lymphoma (MCL), a rare type of blood cancer that starts in white blood cells and spreads to other parts of the body.
A local paramedic has been placed on unpaid leave after he allegedly drove an ambulance under the influence with a patient in the back.
The Florida Legislature didn't violate the state constitution when it approved congressional maps pushed by Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis that helped the GOP replace a Black Democratic representative with a white conservative, an appeals court ruled Friday. The 1st District Court of Appeal reversed a lower court's ruling that the map that rewrote U.S. Rep. Alan Lawson's district was unconstitutional because it diminished Black voters' ability to elect a candidate of their choice. DeSantis pushed to have the district dismantled.
If you printed out a map of a city you've lived in for almost 20 years, could you recognize every street? Michael Lisicky will soon be able to answer "yes" to that question. Five months ago, he set out on a mission to run every single street in Baltimore City - a city he thought he knew well. READ MORE: https://www.wmar2news.com/homepage-showcase/man-on-a-mission-to-run-every-street-in-baltimore
WINNIPEG — A man who served as a military corporal has been charged in a shooting that claimed the lives of four people in Manitoba's capital. Officers were called early Sunday to a multi-unit house in Winnipeg's West Broadway neighbourhood, where they found five people wounded. A man and a woman were pronounced dead at the scene, and another man and woman died later in hospital. A fifth person, a 55-year-old man, remained in hospital in "very critical" condition, police said Friday. Sgt. Wade M
PANAMA CITY (AP) — Canada’s First Quantum Minerals Ltd. announced Friday it has requested arbitration proceedings to fight a Panamanian decision to halt a major open-pit copper mine concession in Panama or obtain damages. First Quantum said one arbitration was requested under the Canada-Panama Free Trade Agreement. It has also started proceedings before the International Court of Arbitration, which would meet in Miami, Florida, the company said in a statement. In a historic ruling on Tuesday, Pa
A majority of Americans would support recognizing Taiwan as an independent country if China were to invade the self-governing island, the annual Reagan National Defense Survey shows. Key findings: According to the public opinion poll from the Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute, 72% of Americans would support the official recognition of Taiwan during an invasion, but only 46% would support the U.S. in sending troops to defend the island, which Beijing considers to be Chinese territory. The survey also indicates that 77% of Americans now view China as an enemy, while only 15% consider it as an ally.
Israel’s war with Hamas resumes with airstrikes in Gaza after a weeklong truce ends KHAN YOUNIS, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israel’s war with Hamas erupted again Friday, as airstrikes hit houses and buildings in the Gaza Strip minutes after a weeklong truce expired. Health authorities in the besieged territory reported dozens of Palestinians killed and Israel dropped leaflets over Gaza City and southern parts of the enclave, urging civilians to flee to avoid the fighting. Militants in Gaza resumed firing
COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Keenan Allen has been listed as questionable for the Los Angeles Chargers' game at New England on Sunday. Allen has an NFL-leading 97 receptions and is second in receiving yards with 1,117. Coach Brandon Staley said Friday he was optimistic the 11th-year wide receiver will be able to play after he was a limited participant during practice. Allen missed Wednesday and Thursday's sessions after suffering a thigh bruise during last Sunday's 20-10 loss to Baltimore. The Char
Oklahoma Tax Commission delays applications for Parental Choice Tax Credit
In New York, an appeals court reinstated a gag order in the former president’s fraud trial
The prisoner allegedly said he attacked Chauvin on Black Friday as a symbolic link to Black Lives Matter.
CINCINNATI (AP) — The Reds finalized a $26 million, two-year contract with pitcher Nick Martinez on Friday and a $16 million, two-year deal with reliever Emilio Pagán. Martinez, a 33-year-old right-hander, gets $14 million in 2024 and $12 million in 2025. Pagán, a 32-year-old right-hander has an $8 million salary next season, and the deal includes an $8 million player option for 2025. If Pagán declines the option, he would receive a $250,000 buyout. Pagán can earn $200,000 in performance bonuses
SURREY, B.C. — RCMP have issued a warning about high-potency drugs circulating in Surrey, B.C., saying police have responded to five suspected overdose deaths in seven days. The statement says Mounties in the city east of Vancouver are aware of a mixture of the powerful opioid fentanyl and benzodiazepines, a class of depressant drugs. B.C. health authorities say the mix carries a high risk of overdose, as benzodiazepines don't respond to the overdose-reversing drug naloxone. Police say street do
NEW YORK (AP) — Luis Severino and the New York Mets finalized a $13 million, one-year contract on Friday that moves the oft-injured right-hander across town from the Yankees. Severino can earn an additional $2 million in performance bonuses for starts: $500,000 for 27 and $750,000 apiece for 29 and 31. A two-time All-Star, the 29-year-old right-hander went 4-8 with a 6.65 ERA in 18 starts and one relief appearance while earning $15 million in the option year of a contract that paid him $52.5 mil
The two will meet in the UK Snooker Championship semi-finals on Saturday.