South Africa wins Edmonton Sevens and men's series title
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South Africa wins Edmonton Sevens and men's series title
The City of Atlanta Police Department posted footage on October 20 of an incident earlier this year in which a driver plowed into a police vehicle, injuring an officer who was conducting a traffic stop.“APD Officer Duc Vo was dispatched to a call regarding an inoperable vehicle on Interstate 20 near the Joseph E Lowery Blvd exit,” police said, when a vehicle drove into his patrol car, “causing severe damage to the vehicle and serious injuries to Vo.”Vo was taken to hospital and was later nominated for a Purple Heart award, police said.The driver of the vehicle that drove into Vo’s vehicle was allegedly drunk, and identified as Annette M Stewart. “She was arrested and charged with DUI, Alcohol Less Safe and Reckless Driving and was transported to Atlanta City Jail,” police said. Credit: City of Atlanta Police Department via Storyful
What we’re really trying to do is quantify the value of being together. Trying to weigh all those costs versus an almost intangible but nevertheless massive upside. The fact that when we aren’t together we don’t know what we miss.
Former U.S. President Barack Obama on Saturday joins a roster of high-profile Democrats campaigning for Terry McAuliffe, a candidate for Virginia governor in a race seen as a barometer of the country's political direction after Joe Biden, a Democrat, won the presidency over Republican Donald Trump a year ago. Opinion polls show McAuliffe, who served as Virginia's governor from 2014 to 2018, and Republican Glenn Youngkin nearly tied in the countdown to the Nov. 2 election. A poll this week by Monmouth University https://www.monmouth.edu/polling-institute/reports/monmouthpoll_VA_102021 showed Youngkin, 54, had closed McAuliffe's 5-point lead since September by gaining ground with independent and women voters.
Thousands of supporters of a banned radical Islamist party Saturday departed the eastern Pakistan city of Lahore, clashing for a second straight day with police who lobbed tear gas into the crowd, a party spokesman and witnesses said. The group began their journey Friday with the goal of reaching the capital Islamabad to pressure the government to release Saad Rizvi, the head of the Tehreek-e-Labiak Pakistan party. Rizvi was arrested last year amid demonstrations against France over the publication of caricatures of Islam’s Prophet Muhammad.
The contestant said their routines were anything but sexy in the rehearsal room.
Skipper Babar Azam vowed his team will not think about Pakistan's poor record against arch-rivals India when they meet in a high-octane Twenty20 World Cup match in Dubai on Sunday.
A driver was rescued from their vehicle in Clearwater, Florida, police said on October 22, after a construction crew “ruptured a water line”.“The driver, who didn’t realize the depth of the water, was taken to a local hospital as a precaution”, police added. Credit: Clearwater Police Department via Storyful
The star says she nodded off during the performance.
Britain's Prince Charles, in recorded remarks at an environment event in Saudi Arabia on Saturday, said there was a "dangerously narrow window" to accelerate climate change action. He was addressing the Saudi Green Initiative forum, at which top exporter Saudi Arabia had earlier on Saturday announced its target to reach zero-net emissions by 2060. Prince Charles said the Saudi Green Initiative and a wider Middle East Green Initiative, which Riyadh will host on Monday, would help accelerate the great progress already made.
Russian and Chinese warships held their first joint patrols in the Western part of the Pacific ocean on October 17-23, Russia's defence ministry said in a statement on Saturday. Moscow and Beijing, which staged naval cooperation drills in the Sea of Japan earlier in October, have cultivated closer military and diplomatic ties in recent years at a time when their relations with the West have soured. The naval manoeuvres have been closely watched by Japan which said earlier this week that a group of 10 vessels from China and Russia sailed through the Tsugaru Strait separating Japan's main island and its northern island of Hokkaido.
Saudi Arabia, the world's top oil exporter, aims to achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2060, says Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, days before the COP26 global climate summit. In March, Saudi Arabia unveiled a sweeping campaign to tackle climate change and reduce carbon emissions, including a plan to plant billions of trees in the coming decades.
Elected group sports and school activities could also resume with appropriate safeguards, said the MTF co-chair
South Korean golfer Lim Hee-jeong fired a flawless seven-under par 65 on Saturday to seize the four-stroke lead in the third round of the BMW Ladies Championship in South Korea.
A radical Islamist party on Saturday said five of its supporters have died in clashes with authorities in Pakistan's eastern city of Lahore, after two police officers were killed in the unrest.
Collin Morikawa has already won two majors in his fledgling pro career, but the 24-year-old American managed a new first at the PGA Tour's Zozo Championship on Saturday.
Sri Lanka on Saturday announced plans to offer booster shots to front-line workers followed by the elderly as the island nation gears up to further ease COVID-19 restrictions. Starting Nov. 1, workers in the health, security, airport and tourism sectors will start receiving a third dose of vaccine, said Channa Jayasumana, the state minister of pharmaceutical production, supply and regulation. The Pfizer booster shots will then include those above 60 years, he said.
Hideki Matsuyama saved his worst till last as a bogey at the 18th in gusty conditions shaved his Zozo Championship lead to just one shot on Saturday.
The TV star was in shock.
Travellers with a 14-day travel history to Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka will be allowed to enter and transit through Singapore from 11.59pm on Tuesday (26 October).
Aerial footage posted to Facebook on October 14 showed lava from the Cumbre Vieja volcano on the Spanish island of La Palma engulfing a football pitch.The lava had flowed across more than 886 hectares (about 3.3 square miles) as of October 21, according to Copernicus Emergency Management Service. Over 2,100 building had been destroyed by the activity, the report added.This footage shows the scale of the lava flow from the volcano as it progresses down the hillside. Credit: Roberto Miguel Nazco Vicente via Storyful