Pro-Russia protesters storm Australian Open with Putin and ‘Z’ banners

Pro-Russian demonstrators targeted the Australian Open on Wednesday with a fan displaying the controversial ‘Z’ symbol on Rod Laver Arena and flags picturing the face of Vladimir Putin paraded outside Melbourne Park. A section of supporters chanted “Serbia, Russia, Serbia, Russia” on the steps of the main show court here in Melbourne, while an image … Read more

Winter storm forecast to reach Northeast as Midwest wakes up to snow: Winter weather updates

The winter storm that brought snow and ice to a large swath of the country as it barreled across the U.S. this week reached the Northeast on Wednesday. The storm began strengthening in the Southwest on Monday, arrived in the Ohio Valley by Tuesday night and started affecting the Northeast on Wednesday. The heaviest snowfall … Read more

Djokovic is no ‘villain’ – took me 10 years to get over cheat storm: Azarenka

Victoria Azarenka said it took her 10 years to get over being accused of cheating when she last won the Australian Open, and defended Novak Djokovic who has been accused of dramatising his injury during this year’s tournament. The 33-year-old two-time champion rolled back the years at Melbourne Park on Tuesday night, dismissing Jessica Pegula … Read more

‘I had people stalking me – it was unbearable’: Cheryl on her ‘perfect storm’ of fame, Sarah Harding, and her West End d

Cheryl is still famous enough not to need a surname. On the poster for 2:22 A Ghost Story, the spooky hit play in which the singer formerly known as Tweedy, Cole and Fernandez-Versini is about to make her debut, she is billed simply and definitively as “Cheryl”. The 39-year-old has been using the mononym for … Read more

Ontario couple in their 80s found dead outside home after late December storm

THAMESVILLE, Ont. — Police say a couple in their 80s were found dead outside their southwestern Ontario home after a large storm hit the province just before Christmas. Chatham-Kent police say they don’t know why the pair were outside their Thamesville, Ont., home when they were found on Dec. 24. Spokeswoman Sgt. Lynette Hodder says … Read more

After record-breaking snowfall in Arizona, winter storm hits central US: Weather updates

Colorado, Nebraska and other parts of the central U.S. are facing a major snow storm Wednesday that has – and it could cross more than 1,700 miles of the country. Swaths of the eastern Rockies, the Plains, and the upper Midwest are under winter storm warnings and winter weather advisories Wednesday, and parts of Nebraska  The National Weather Service had issued a winter … Read more

Over 190K people are without power from California storm. See where it’s hit the most.

DIAMOND BAR, Calif. — Over 190,000 people in California are currently experiencing power outages  as the state continues to get . Power companies like and have tried to prepare for the storms and are currently attempting to respond to the widespread outages. PG&E added it had mobilized “its largest storm response effort in company history.” “As we make assessments, … Read more

Klay Thompson’s great movie reference reply to boating through Bay Area storm

This content is not available due to your privacy preferences. originally appeared on loves . However, there are some instances where “Captain Klay” would rather play it safe. Following the ‘ 122-119 loss to the on Wednesday at Chase Center, the 32-year-old was asked if he could navigate his boat through the storm the Bay … Read more

An udder loss: Ontario dairy farmers drained thousands of litres of milk after holiday storm

Dairy farmers across Ontario are facing thousands of dollars in losses after a massive winter storm that shut down roads starting Dec. 23, preventing drivers from picking up milk and forcing farmers to drain their supply. Dairy Farmers of Ontario (DFO), which represents the province’s 3,300 licensed dairy producers, issued a statement on Dec. 24, … Read more

‘A perfect storm’: It’s anyone’s guess when Tesla stock will stop tanking

At this point, it may be easier to change a tire on a Model S in under 10 minutes than to try to call a bottom in Tesla’s () battered stock. Shares of the EV maker tanked 11.4% on Tuesday’s session on reports the company through January, which raised fresh doubts on the current pace … Read more