Check out this week's Fantasy Baseball Fearless Forecast
Check out this week's Fantasy Baseball Fearless Forecast
Boston is in seventh in the Eastern Conference with a rematch against Miami looming on Tuesday. Unless the Celtics can figure things out, the play-in tournament looks likely.
The remainder of the suspended Indian Premier League (IPL) season will have to be played outside the country, the organising Indian cricket board said, though it is unclear whether a window can be found to play the outstanding 31 games. The popular Twenty20 league was suspended indefinitely last week after several personnel tested positive for COVID-19. India reported 366,161 new COVID-19 infections on Monday, taking the caseload to 22.66 million.
A couple out on a run came across a variety of snakes intertwined in branches piled beneath a trail bridge in Cumming, Georgia, on May 6.Lydia du Preez, who shot this footage, told Storyful she and her husband were stretching on Big Creek Greenway when they noticed “slight movement” by the Bethelview Road Trailhead bridge.“We looked more closely and realized there were snakes — actually lots of snakes,” she told Storyful. “There were literally dozens of them slithering around in the swampy area below the bridge in the debris. It looked as if the ground was moving!”In the video, snakes can be seen strewn across the waterway debris basking in the spring sun. Some of the snakes slither and coil around each other.“We were shocked to see so many of them all in one place together, especially at such a popular, heavily trafficked area!” du Preez said. “We’ve been here so many times and have seen an occasional critter on the trail, but we have never seen anything like this before!” Credit: Lydia du Preez via Storyful
London's River Thames had an unusual visitor on Sunday - a small whale stranded in the southwest of the city. Media reports say that the whale, believed to be a minke, was first noticed on Sunday evening at Richmond Lock and Weir. Video posted on social media showed a man dousing the whale with water before a team of rescuers arrived by boat. Local media reported that the rescuers worked into the night to free the animal. The BBC said that the whale was successfully moved to a safer location after nearly four hours. It also reported that the animal will be assessed by a vet to check it is healthy enough to be released.
A rescued koala joey was still mastering the art of eating leaves, in a sanctuary in New South Wales, Australia, on May 3.Port Stephens Koalas posted a video that shows a weaned joey koala, Warwick, trying to reach for a leaf and pop it in his mouth after several attempts.“He doesn’t have his koala-ifications yet but we’re working on it,” Port Stephens Koalas wrote on a Facebook post. “He does get himself into some sticky situations. He’s still learning to eat leaves,” a spokesperson told Storyful.Based in a region of New South Wales north of Sydney, Port Stephens Koalas provides shelter for marsupials in need.The sanctuary shares regular updates on the progress of the koalas in their care via their official YouTube and Facebook pages. Credit: Port Stephens Koalas via Storyful
South Korea’s leader said Monday he’ll use his upcoming summit with President Joe Biden to push to restart diplomacy with North Korea, saying that Biden favors a diplomatic, phased approach to resolve the North Korean nuclear crisis. The White House recently said officials completed a review of North Korea policy and suggested the Biden administration would seek a middle ground between Donald Trump’s “grand bargain” and Barack Obama’s “strategic patience” approaches as a way to curb the North’s nuclear ambitions. In a nationally televised news conference, President Moon Jae-in said he welcomes the direction of the Biden administration’s North Korea policy, which he said was finalized after consultations with South Korea.
A man suspected of having shot dead a French policeman in the city of Avignon last week has been arrested, along with another individual, said French Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin on Twitter. "This crime will not go unpunished," said Darmanin, as he congratulated the police for having the made the arrests. The police officer had been shot dead during an anti-narcotics operation.
Things are rarely boring when Bryson DeChambeau's involved.
Bren Esports and Foxy Gaming outlasted 11 other all-female squads to face each other in the best-of-three grand finals.
A man began stabbing people at a New Zealand supermarket Monday, wounding five people, three of them critically, according to authorities. Police said a suspect had been arrested and taken into custody after the incident at a Countdown supermarket in the city of Dunedin. Two supermarket staff members were among those wounded.
NEW DELHI/BENGALURU (Reuters) -Calls grew for India to impose a nationwide lockdown as new coronavirus cases and deaths held close to record highs on Monday, increasing pressure on the government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. India's tally of infections now stands at 22.66 million, with 246,116 deaths. As many hospitals grapple with an acute shortage of oxygen and beds while morgues and crematoriums overflow, experts have said India's actual figures could be far higher than reported.
KUALA LUMPUR, May 10 — Three law firms on Friday filed a total of 21 suits on behalf of 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) and its subsidiary SRC International Sdn Bhd against companies and...
The 34-year-old father of three was sentenced to two years' jail and six strokes of the cane.
On the floor of Veterans Memorial Coliseum, where Sir Charles Barkley once dunked basketballs and Hulk Hogan wrestled King Kong Bundy, 46 tables are arrayed in neat rows, each with a Lazy Susan in the middle. Seated at the tables are several dozen people, mostly Republicans, who spend hours watching ballots spin by, photographing them or inspecting them closely. This is Arizona’s extraordinary, partisan audit of the 2020 election results in the state's most populous county — ground zero for former President Donald Trump and a legion of his supporters who have refused to accept his loss in Arizona or in other battleground states.
To many, mixing friends and family with business is a deal breaker. Sarah*, 19, a student, decided to take a chance and venture into a business with her friend turned business partner using money she borrowed from her parents.
The singer was seen sans face mask and crowded by many people at a humanitarian event in Melaka
A boat wreck in the Maldives’ Vaavu Atoll was captured in all its glory in drone footage shared to Instagram on April 29.In this video, filmed by Rizkhan Mohamed of Shadow Palm Tours, the vessel can be seen largely submerged by the crystal clear waters of the Indian Ocean. Only the tip of the boat’s bow is exposed.Shadow Palm Tours often shares drone footage shot off the coast of the popular archipelagic state to its Instagram page. Credit: shadowpalmmaldives via Storyful
Zhang Yimou’s spy thriller “Cliff Walkers” strode into first place this weekend at the China box office with a $24.3 million score, bringing its cumulative total up to $118 million, according to data from consultancy Artisan Gateway. It more than tripled the gross of “My Love,” the melodramatic rom-com that had outpaced it last week […]
KUALA LUMPUR, May 10 — There will be no winners for the third season of China’s popular entertainment survival show Youth With You as its producers have decided to cancel it. Announcing the...
A man by the name of Aaron Wong is appealing for help for his neighbours, whose house was destroyed in a fire on 30 April.