Kirstie Alley, star of Cheers and films including Look Who’s Talking, dies at 71

CNN – Actress Kirstie Alley, a star of the big and small screens best known for her Emmy-winning role on “Cheers” and films like “Look Who’s Talking,” has died after a brief battle with cancer, as her children True and Lillie Parker announced. Social media. She was 71 years old. “We are saddened to inform … Read more

The United States adds the Russian mercenary firm Wagner to the entities of interest under the International Religious Freedom Act

CNN – The Biden administration is adding the Wagner Group, a notorious Russian private military company, to a list Entities of Special Interest under the International Religious Freedom Act “based on its actions in the Central African Republic,” US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Friday. In addition, Cuba and Nicaragua have been added to … Read more

Protests erupted across China in an unprecedented defiance of Xi Jinping’s zero-Covid policy

Beijing CNN – Protests broke out all over China On Saturday, including on universities and in Shanghai as hundreds chanted “Step down, Xi Jinping! Step down, Communist Party!” in an unprecedented show of defiance against the country’s increasingly tough and costly anti-Covid policy. a Deadly fire An apartment block in Urumqi, the capital of the … Read more

World Cup: Football fans stopped by security officials for wearing rainbow items as LGBTQ rights issue won’t go away in Qatar 2022

Doha, Qatar CNN – The World Cup is in full swing Qatar, But issues around LGBTQ+ rights for the Gulf state, world soccer’s governing body FIFA, teams and fans aren’t going away. Two German soccer fans told CNN on Saturday that they were asked by security officials at Qatar 2022 to remove the rainbow-colored items … Read more

Falling home prices is coming. High unemployment could make it much worse

London CNN Business – Last year, Auckland’s largest real estate company was unable to sell properties fast enough to meet demand in New Zealand’s largest city. Homes were “flying out the door,” said Grant Sykes, a principal at the Barfoot & Thompson real estate agency. “There were chin-breaking moments when agents would stand across the … Read more

Iranian players remain silent during the national anthem at the World Cup in apparent protest against the Iranian regime

Doha, Qatar CNN – Even before the ball was kicked in Iran world Cup In the opening match against England on Monday, Iran’s players made a strong statement. In what appeared to be a show of solidarity with them protest at home, The players stood silently as Iran’s national anthem played around Khalifa International Stadium … Read more

Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving issues another apology as the suspension approach may return

CNN – Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving, who was suspended for at least five games by the team for comments he made after sharing a link to an anti-Semitic film on social media, has issued yet another apology as his possible return from his suspension looms. While speaking to SNY’s Ian Begley in an interview … Read more

Opinion: Prom mom takes Taylor Swift and Ticketmaster

Editor’s note: Amy Bass (@ bassab1) is Professor of Mathematical Studies at Manhattanville College and authorOne goal: a coach, a team, and the game that divided the city together” And the “Not Victory, but Struggle: The 1968 Olympics and the Making of the Black Athlete,” among other titles. The opinions expressed herein are her own … Read more

The Environmental Protection Agency proposes a long-term presence in Jackson due to the water crisis

CNN – The US Environmental Protection Agency is preparing to propose a long-term presence on the ground in Jackson, Mississippi, to help fix decades-old problems with its drinking. A source familiar with the matter told CNN Tuesday. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Michael Reagan Jackson visited Tuesday in the wake of ongoing negotiations with city and … Read more

Dave Chappelle on ‘SNL’: A timeline of the controversy over his transgender jokes

CNN – Tonight Dave Chappelle will host “Saturday Night Live” For the third time – an appearance that aroused controversy even before he went on stage. The comedian has sparked growing outrage in recent years for releasing transgender jokes, and outrage increased last fall when Netflix released a Chappelle special, “the closest,” He doubled down … Read more