South Africa's governing African National Congress (ANC) will oppose a court application by one of its top officials challenging his suspension, the party said on Monday. Ace Magashule challenged his suspension as secretary general in court last week, the latest twist in a power struggle that has exposed deep fractures in the party that has governed South Africa since the end of apartheid. The ANC said in a statement that the decision to oppose Magashule's application was agreed at a meeting of its top officials on Monday.
Kerry suggested that this could mean Americans would not have to change their lifestyles to achieve ‘net zero’ emissions.
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Two individuals have been questioned by investigators in relation to the Palisades Fire burning in Los Angeles County, Fire Captain Erik Scott said on Sunday, May 16.Scott said Los Angeles Fire Department arson investigators and the Los Angeles Police Department had questioned and released one individual, and detained a second.The fire began on Friday night, the Los Angeles Times reported. The blaze had grown to 1,325 acres with no containment by Sunday afternoon.Approximately 1,000 people who live near Topanga Canyon Road were evacuated from their homes.This clip, posted on Instagram by Martyn LeNoble, shows the fire burning from his backyard in Topanga. Credit: Martyn LeNoble via Storyful
Grace Gaylord explains her decision to create a set of cookies inspired by Black beauty.
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Coronavirus cases involving the Indian variant have nearly doubled in the space of four days, health secretary Matt Hancock has said.
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Heavy fighting between Afghan security forces and Taliban insurgents resumed on Monday after a three-day ceasefire announced by both sides for the Muslim holiday of Eid, officials said. Taliban Islamists have staged a months-long campaign to expand their influence across the country as the United States began withdrawing troops from May 1 and closed some bases in keeping with a peace deal it signed with the Taliban last year. Afghan officials say the Taliban have stepped up attacks since Washington announced plans to pull out all U.S. troops by Sept. 11.
Amazon Music, which so far charged a premium for lossless audio, became the first major music service on Monday to upgrade its subscribers to the format. American rapper Jay-Z's Tidal was among the first to roll out the technology, charging $19.99 per month for lossless music. The e-commerce giant's Amazon Music Unlimited with lossless music will cost less than half that at the industry standard price of $9.99 per month.
A Facebook group that swapped homemade recipes after restaurants were shuttered during lockdown has blossomed into a vibrant online community and has now produced a cookbook. “It kind of grew and grew and snowballed," said Daniella Cangiano, one of the organizers. Traci Cangiano and her daughters Daniella and Kristina launched a Facebook page in March 2020 when the COVID-19 quarantine began.
Myles Udland, Brian Sozzi, and Julie Hyman speak with John Duncanson, executive VP of Corton Capital Inc. and analyst on the Corton Global Timber Fund, about the rising costs of lumber due to the shortage in supply and high demand across the nation.
Gordon Ramsay will headline yet another cooking series at Fox. “Next Level Chef,” announced Monday by the network, will follow Ramsay and co-mentors and elite chefs Nyesha Arrington and Gino D’Acampo as they recruit a group of talented cooks, take them under their wings and see who becomes the next superstar of the food world. […]
Belgium striker Michy Batshuayi faces a prompt punishment of 50 push-ups when he joins the national team squad for the European Championship at the end of the month. Batshuayi prematurely announced his own inclusion in the 26-man squad for the tournament on Monday, firing off a tweet before the squad’s official announcement was completed at a formal news conference addressed by coach Roberto Martinez. The Crystal Palace forward had not followed the announcement by Martinez on the Belgium FA mobile app and jumped the gun.
Céline Dion doesn't know what the future holds when it comes to romance after the death of husband René Angélil.
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Federated Hermes Global Equities Portfolio Manager Louise Dudley joins Yahoo Finance Live to discuss the latest market action.
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Three-time major winner Vijay Singh of Fiji has withdrawn from the 103rd PGA Championship due to a back injury, tournament officials announced Monday.
A video of a Jet Skier crashing into a boat in Miami, Florida, on May 16, received more than a million views in less than 24 hours.Footage by Jermiah Smith, who runs the Jet Ski rental service that provided the rider with the machine, shows the moment it all went wrong, as he loses control of the vessel and collides with the boat.Smith told Storyful that the man involved broke his foot in the crash. Credit: Jermiah Smith via Storyful