China’s COVID infections hit record as economic outlook darkens

China’s COVID infections hit record as economic outlook darkens

BEIJING, Nov 24 (Reuters) – China reported record high COVID-19 infections on Thursday, with cities nationwide imposing localized lockdowns, mass testing and other curbs that are fueling frustration and darkening the outlook for the world’s second largest economy. The resurgence of infections, nearly three years after the pandemic emerged in the central city of Wuhan, … Read more

Cleveland Cavaliers cap perfect homestand, extend winning streak to 4 with 114-96 rout against Portland Trail Blazers

Cleveland Cavaliers cap perfect homestand, extend winning streak to 4 with 114-96 rout against Portland Trail Blazers

CLEVELAND, Ohio — What closing issues? The Cleveland Cavaliers won their fourth straight game Wednesday night, beating the short-handed Portland Trail Blazers, 114-96, in front of a spirited crowd on Thanksgiving Eve. Let’s consider this Cleveland’s Turkey Day appetizer. During a recent five-game losing skid that preceded this promising about-face, the Cavs lamented a handful … Read more

Anwar Ibrahim named Malaysia’s 10th prime minister

Anwar Ibrahim named Malaysia’s 10th prime minister

Comment on this story Comment SINGAPORE — The wait is over. And it’s a comeback. Nearly a week after Malaysia’s general election resulted in a hung parliament, longtime opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim appears to have garnered enough support among disparate parties to form the Southeast Asian country’s government, staving off the rise of more conservative … Read more

The 3 Zodiac Signs With The Best Horoscopes On Wednesday, November 23, 2022

The 3 Zodiac Signs With The Best Horoscopes On Wednesday, November 23, 2022

Today sweeps in like a breath of fresh air as the New Moon in Sagittarius peaks alongside Jupiter turning direct in Pisces. New Moons are a time for new beginnings; however, some are more supercharged than others. This is one of those Moons. In the past few months, there has been an intense level of … Read more

Donald Trump news today: Pence sought for questioning in Jan 6 probe over attempt to overturn election

Donald Trump news today: Pence sought for questioning in Jan 6 probe over attempt to overturn election

Merrick Garland appoints special counsel to oversee Trump investigations Sign up for the daily Inside Washington email for exclusive US coverage and analysis sent to your inbox Get our free Inside Washington email The Justice Department is reportedly seeking to question Mike Pence as part of its ongoing investigation into January 6 and Donald Trump’s … Read more

South African president makes first UK state visit of King Charles’s reign | Cyril Ramaphosa

South African president makes first UK state visit of King Charles’s reign |  Cyril Ramaphosa

The South African president has started a two-day state visit to the UK, the first since King Charles took the throne, with the Conservative government eager to focus on trade rather than challenge South Africa’s refusal to impose sanctions on Russia over the invasion of Ukraine . Cyril Ramaphosa’s trip has been much delayed due … Read more

Horror film legend exorcises herself from ‘The Masked Singer,’ shockingly quits show

Horror film legend exorcises herself from ‘The Masked Singer,’ shockingly quits show

The Scarecrow decides to quit the competition on ‘The Masked Singer’ Season 8. (Photo: Fox) It was Thanksgiving Eve, but every day is Halloween on costume competition The Masked Singer. And the show was definitely still in the Halloween spirit Wednesday, with its (presumably delayed due to the World Series) Fright Night episode — which … Read more