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India’s coronavirus death toll soared through 200,000 this morning with a wave of new cases swamping hospitals and sending desperate families off to scour the capital for oxygen and medicine. The vast south Asian nation of 1.3 billion is fighting a major surge of 360,000 new infections – a global daily record – and reported …

A young radio journalist for a Kansas City public radio station died Sunday after suffering a gunshot wound in her apartment, apparently from a bullet that pierced a window, her station reported. Aviva Okeson-Haberman, 24, was found in her first-floor apartment Friday afternoon, KCUR reported Sunday in announcing her death. Kansas City police Capt. Dave …

LONG VIEW, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man who was shot by his grandfather after breaking into his home has died, police said. Long View police said in a news release that Jessie DeWayne Gibson, 34, died Tuesday night at a Charlotte hospital. His grandfather, George William Gibson Sr., 76, is hospitalized because of …

Posted: Apr 21, 2021 / 04:47 PM EDT / Updated: Apr 21, 2021 / 04:47 PM EDT Getty Images BURKE COUNTY, N.C. (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) – A masked man, who was shot by his grandfather after breaking into his Burke County home and demanding money, has died in the hospital. Jessie DeWayne Gibson, 34, passed …

US President Joe Biden will pledge to cut his country’s greenhouse gas emissions at least in half by 2030 as he convenes a virtual climate summit with 40 world leaders, according to three people with knowledge of the White House plans. The 50 per cent target would nearly double the nation’s previous commitment and help …

One of his proudest legislative achievements, he said, was his leadership role in making it easier for the Senate to cut off a filibuster with 60 votes, under a rule change, rather than a two-thirds vote, as was previously required. One of his biggest regrets, he said, was his delay, until 1969, in turning against …

DMX, the prolific rapper and actor who rose to fame in the late 1990s and 2000s, has died nearly a week after suffering a heart attack, his family said in a statement Friday. He was 50 years old. The rapper, whose real name is Earl Simmons, was hospitalized in White Plains, New York, after suffering …

As Queen Elizabeth II’s husband, Prince Philip was the longest-serving consort in British history. Hannah McKay/WPA Pool/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Hannah McKay/WPA Pool/Getty Images As Queen Elizabeth II’s husband, Prince Philip was the longest-serving consort in British history. Hannah McKay/WPA Pool/Getty Images Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth II’s husband and the Duke of Edinburgh, …

On April 1, Darren Manaog Peñaredondo, 28, left his home in General Trias, a city in Cavite province, which is under lockdown due to rising Covid-19 cases, to buy water, his family said, according to CNN affiliate CNN Philippines. But he was stopped by police and told to do “pumping exercises” 100 times, according to …

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian said the state is “stepping up” to help fix delays in the vaccine rollout by setting up a mass vaccination hub in Sydney. The hub will be in addition to the 100 vaccination sites that are already running across the state and will be located at Homebush. “So the New South …