Messi in the 100 club as Argentina streak continues with Jamaica defeat

Lionel Messi marked his 100th international victory with two goals as Argentina edged closer to Italy’s world record unbeaten streak with a 3-0 defeat of Jamaica in a World Cup warm-up friendly in New Jersey on Tuesday. Paris Saint-Germain superstar Messi took his international goals tally to 90 in 164 appearances after coming on as … Read more

Oxford Health: Cyber attack continues to hit NHS trust’s services

A cyber attack on NHS systems spotted nearly two months ago is still “compromising” the quality of care trusts can provide, a health boss said. Software used for check-ins, notes and the NHS 111 service was affected by the ransomware attack . The chief executive of Oxford Health Foundation Trust (OH), Nick Broughton, said it … Read more

The British pound just crashed 5% to a 37-year low against the US dollar today — here’s why currency carnage continues a

On Monday, the British pound dropped to a record low against the U.S. dollar. The U.K.’s currency lost 4.7% overnight to trade at $1.035. That’s below the previous record of $1.05 set in February 1985. The pound is now worth nearly 21% less than it was at the start of the year when compared to … Read more

U.S. dollar strength continues as global central banks struggle to keep up with the Fed

The U.S. dollar () screamed higher Friday after the British pound () when British authorities introduced a new stimulus package consisting of fresh spending and tax cuts. are only the latest catalyst for the ascent of the mighty greenback, which is up more than 17% so far in 2022 — the largest year-to-date percentage gain … Read more

As The N&O continues to reimagine local news, thanks for being a good neighbor

Our northwest Raleigh neighborhood encompasses one winding street that resembles a drunken figure eight, two remote gates that work when Jupiter aligns with Mars, and a small dog park with a little free library. It takes about 12 minutes to walk the figure eight — and explains why I can humble-brag about the growth in … Read more

German leader continues Gulf tour with stops in UAE, Qatar

BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Olaf Scholz planted a tree at a mangrove park in the United Arab Emirates on Sunday, a token nod to environmentalism during a two-day visit to the Gulf region focused mainly on securing new fossil fuel supplies and forging fresh alliances against Russia. Germany is trying to wean itself off … Read more

As Dorval boil water advisory continues, city promises update tonight

Dorval remains under a boil water advisory Friday, though officials are promising there will soon be an update to the situation. The city of Dorval has been under a preventive boil-water advisory since Thursday afternoon. Residents should bring tap water to a full, rolling boil for at least one minute before consuming it. Tap water can still … Read more

Mahsa Amini: US impose sanctions on Iran’s morality police as protest over woman’s death continues

The United States has imposed sanctions on Iran’s morality police and leaders of government agencies after the death of a woman in police custody sparked protests and worldwide condemnation. At least nine protesters and two security force officers have been killed in violent demonstrations since the weekend following . The morality police detained Miss Amini … Read more

Travellers stranded as major disruption to Paddington trains continues into Tuesday

Disruption to train services in and out of continued overnight with many passengers stranded in following the Queen’s funeral. No trains have been able to enter or leave Paddington station, west London, since 6.30am on Monday because of damage to overhead electric wires near and station. said the disruption was expected to continue until midday … Read more