‘Historic’ Hurricane Ian makes landfall on Florida’s Gulf Coast – National

Hurricane Ian plowed into Florida’s Gulf Coast on Wednesday as one of the strongest U.S. storms in recent years, ravaging the state with howling winds, torrential rains and a treacherous wave of ocean surf. Ian made landfall at 3:05 PM EDT (1905 GMT) off Cayo Costa, a barrier island just west of Fort Myers, as … Read more

Canada drops in world rankings and is no longer considered the best country in the world

While Canada is widely believed to be one of the best places in the world to live, a prestigious ranking shows that it is no longer the best place, apparently. While US News & World Report, BAV Group and the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School named Canada number one in their annual Best Countries Report … Read more

Canada-based International Battery Metals claims to have a better way to extract lithium

The head of a Canadian-listed company that has developed a new system for extracting lithium, a vital mineral for the electrification of the global economy, says it has proven it can tap into smaller concentrations of the substance with minimal environmental disruption. International Battery Metals Ltd. IBAT-CN said Tuesday that an independent technical review concluded … Read more

Worcester Warriors suspended from all competitions after missed RFU deadline Monday | Rugby Union News

Use Chrome Browser for a more accessible video player Worcester Warriors’ Matt Kvesic says it has been an ’emotional roller coaster’ as the club has been suspended from all RFU competitions due to financial difficulties. Worcester Warriors’ Matt Kvesic says it has been an ’emotional roller coaster’ as the club has been suspended from all … Read more

Buckingham Palace reveals first public glimpse of the Queen’s final resting place – National

Through Personnel The Associated Press Posted on September 24, 2022 18:42 Smaller Font Reduce article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Buckingham Palace released a photo on Saturday that provides the first public glimpse of the new ledger stone installed on Queen Elizabeth II’s final resting place. The image shows the … Read more

The UN General Assembly in New York

Moldovan President Maia Sandu addresses the United Nations General Assembly. (Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images) Maia Sandu, the president of Moldova, spoke directly to families in her country, thanking them for “opening their homes and hearts” to millions of Ukrainian refugees. In remarks at the United Nations General Assembly in New York on Wednesday, Sandu said … Read more

The loonie is at a low of almost 2 years. What does that mean for inflation? – National

As the Canadian madman falters against the rising US dollar, experts say the effect could exacerbate inflation on some goods imported from the south of the border. The Canadian dollar stands at 75 cents against the US dollar benchmark on Tuesday, a nearly two-year low for the loonie. Economists say there could be a few … Read more

Korean gaming pioneer Kim Jung-Ju’s teenage daughter becomes world’s youngest billionaire

Nexon founder Kim Jung-ju THANKS TO NEXON kim Jung-youn, the teenage daughter of the late Kim Jung-ju, the founder of Nexon who died in February at the age of 54, is the world’s youngest billionaire after inheriting a stake in the online gaming giant. Jung-youn and her older sister, Jung-min, each inherited a 30.78% stake … Read more

WATCH LIVE: Queen Elizabeth II’s Funeral – National

Hundreds of thousands of people bid farewell to Queen Elizabeth II on Monday at the funeral of Britain’s longest-recovering monarch. Elizabeth, who died on September 8 at the age of 96, sat on the British throne for 70 years. Her son, King Charles III, is now not only the head of state of the United … Read more

Crown Prince launches national gaming and esports strategy

Report Saudi Gazette JEDDAH — Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, deputy prime minister, defense minister and chairman of the Council for Economic and Development Affairs (CEDA), on Thursday unveiled the National Gaming and Esports Strategy that aims to make Saudi Arabia the global hub for gaming and esports. industry by 2030. The strategy, which marks … Read more