NYPD Hate Crimes Task Force is investigating after police say an Asian woman was attacked with a large rock

NYPD Hate Crimes Task Force is investigating after police say an Asian woman was attacked with a large rock

At around 8 a.m., police say, a man struck the 61-year-old woman in the head with a large rock. She was taken to a hospital after sustaining injuries to her face and head, the spokesperson said. The NYPD arrested a 33-year-old man Saturday in connection with the crime and has recommended charges of assault and…

Safe and alive, but ‘traumatized,’ the future of these Afghan women footballers is very uncertain

Safe and alive, but ‘traumatized,’ the future of these Afghan women footballers is very uncertain

During the last period of Taliban rule, women were banned from participating in sports, and by late August, Khalida Popal, the former captain of the Afghan women’s soccer team, had urged players to delete social media profiles and burn their kits to protect themselves. “They are like a nightmare for my generation. They took over…

Couple with COVID-19 leave quarantine, arrested trying to flee country, Dutch police say

Couple with COVID-19 leave quarantine, arrested trying to flee country, Dutch police say

A married couple who tested positive for COVID-19 left their hotel quarantine and were arrested in an “airplane that was about to” leave the country, Dutch military police said, according to a report. Reuters reported that the married couple was been handed over to health authorities. They were not identified.  CLICK HERE FOR THE LATEST…

Taiwan scrambles fighters to see off Chinese warplanes as Xi meets top brass

Taiwan scrambles fighters to see off Chinese warplanes as Xi meets top brass

Chinese-claimed Taiwan has complained for a year or more of repeated missions by China’s air force near the democratically governed island, often in the southwestern part of its air defense identification zone, or ADIZ, close to the Taiwan-controlled Pratas Islands. Taiwan calls China’s repeated nearby military activities “gray zone” warfare, designed to both wear out…

Governor Ned Lamont released a statement saying he is monitoring the new Omicron variant | Connecticut News

Governor Ned Lamont released a statement saying he is monitoring the new Omicron variant | Connecticut News

(WFSB)- Governor Ned Lamont released a statement earlier today regarding the emergence of the new Omicron variant. He says, “We are monitoring a new COVID variant of concern, which was identified by the World Health Organization on Friday. This new variant – named Omicron – was first reported to the WHO by government officials in…