Gaza: truce takes effect between Israel and Islamic Jihad after days of fighting Gaza

Gaza: truce takes effect between Israel and Islamic Jihad after days of fighting  Gaza

A truce between Israel and the Palestinian militant group Islamic Jihad has taken effect in the Gaza Strip after three days of cross-border fighting triggered by surprise Israeli airstrikes. US President Joe Biden welcomed the agreement on Sunday, and called on all parties to “fully implement the ceasefire, and to ensure fuel and humanitarian supplies … Read more

Pompeii photos provide a stunning new glimpse into middle-class life before Mount Vesuvius erupted

Pompeii photos provide a stunning new glimpse into middle-class life before Mount Vesuvius erupted

A trunk with its lid left open. A wooden dishware closet, its shelves caved in. Three-legged accent tables topped by decorative bowls. These latest discoveries by archaeologists are enriching knowledge about middle-class lives in Pompeii before Mount Vesuvius’ furious eruption buried the ancient Roman city in volcanic debris. Pompeii’s archaeological park, one of Italy’s top … Read more

Pompeii photos provide a stunning new glimpse into middle-class life before Mount Vesuvius erupted

Pompeii photos provide a stunning new glimpse into middle-class life before Mount Vesuvius erupted

A trunk with its lid left open. A wooden dishware closet, its shelves caved in. Three-legged accent tables topped by decorative bowls. These latest discoveries by archaeologists are enriching knowledge about middle-class lives in Pompeii before Mount Vesuvius’ furious eruption buried the ancient Roman city in volcanic debris. Pompeii’s archaeological park, one of Italy’s top … Read more

UN chief demands international access to Ukraine nuclear plant after new attack

UN chief demands international access to Ukraine nuclear plant after new attack

Kyiv, Moscow trade blame for hits on Zaporizhzhia site UN’s Guterres says any attack on a nuclear plant is “suicidal” Four ships with Ukrainian food sail from Black Sea ports Aug 8 (Reuters) – UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called on Monday for international inspectors to be given access to the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant after Ukraine … Read more

Commanders stock report: Who’s rising and who’s falling after two weeks of camp?

Commanders stock report: Who’s rising and who’s falling after two weeks of camp?

LANDOVER, Md. – Ten practice days into training camp, Ron Rivera and his coaching staff are letting players know they expect more. “Yes, we are,” the Washington Commanders head coach said after Saturday night’s practice field trip to FedEx Field. “We changed the tempo several times this week when we went through practice. There were … Read more

The Mariners chose good vibes, an easy Sunday afternoon, beating the Angels behind solid pitching and a Winker slam

The Mariners chose good vibes, an easy Sunday afternoon, beating the Angels behind solid pitching and a Winker slam

Tonight at T-Mobile Park it was Geno’s Good Vibes Only Day. There are a lot of ways to describe the vibes of a team, of a fandom. Call it chemistry team. Mojo. The Electric Factory. Take your pick. It’s elusive, intangible, immeasurable. It’s not a necessary component for good teams, or great teams, but it … Read more

The Mariners chose good vibes, an easy Sunday afternoon, beating the Angels behind solid pitching and a Winker slam

The Mariners chose good vibes, an easy Sunday afternoon, beating the Angels behind solid pitching and a Winker slam

Tonight at T-Mobile Park it was Geno’s Good Vibes Only Day. There are a lot of ways to describe the vibes of a team, of a fandom. Call it chemistry team. Mojo. The Electric Factory. Take your pick. It’s elusive, intangible, immeasurable. It’s not a necessary component for good teams, or great teams, but it … Read more