Africa's health officials warned on Saturday that the continent could see a wave of coronavirus infections similar to the record wave that India is currently experiencing. While the continent has seen lower infections and deaths compared to Europe and other regions, as the pandemic enters a second year, the presence of variants and the low rate of vaccinations could change this, warned Dr. ...

One of the strangest NHL seasons ever came to a close Saturday for the Red Wings. And of course the Red Wings and Columbus went to overtime before the Blue Jackets' Max Domi scored with 20.4 seconds left to defeat the Wings, 5-4. The victory gives both teams 48 points this season, but the Wings (19-27-10) finish ahead of Columbus (18-26-12), and out of the Central Division basement, by virtue ...

LaKeith Stanfield apologized Friday for participating in an anti-Semitic social media conversation. Stanfield, 29, did not say anything anti-Semitic himself, but was a moderator of a Clubhouse room in which other people spewed Jewish hatred Wednesday night, The Daily Beast reported. “At some point during the dialogue the discussion took a very negative turn when several users made abhorrent ...

UNIONDALE, N.Y. — If this was indeed the playoff-bound Islanders’ final regular-season game at Nassau Coliseum, they gave the outdated but beloved barn a worthwhile farewell. Reversing their sluggish play from a three-game, post-clinching losing streak, the Islanders beat the Devils, 5-1, on Saturday night. The passing was crisper, there was good structure in their defensive game and they ...