Minnesota Wild want both goalies, Marc-Andre Fleury and Cam Talbot, back next season

ST. PAUL, Minn. — The Minnesota Wild stocked their net with a three-time Stanley Cup winner at the trade deadline, fetching Marc-Andre Fleury to form an accomplished goalie tandem with All-Star Cam Talbot down the stretch of the best regular season in franchise history. The Wild would prefer to keep the pair in place, general … Read more

Guatemala attorney general’s reappointment raises alarm | Courts News

Guatemala City – Guatemala’s controversial attorney general has started a second term, but Maria Consuelo Porras’ last-minute reappointment this week has sparked widespread condemnation and new sanctions amid alarm over backsliding on the rule of law. President Alejandro Giammattei swore in Porras for another four-year period on Monday, despite critics who accuse her of playing … Read more

Commissioner Adam Silver says NBA is working with WNBA for Brittney Griner’s release from Russia

NBA commissioner Adam Silver said Tuesday that he is working “side by side” with WNBA commissioner Cathy Engelbert to try to bring Brittney Griner home. Silver, speaking to ESPN’s Malika Andrews in a televised interview from Chicago prior to the NBA draft lottery, said his league was following the advice of experts when it did … Read more

Bird flu outbreak hits over 37M birds across 34 states

FILE – In this Oct. 21, 2015, file photo, cage-free chickens walk in a fenced pasture at an organic farm near Waukon, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File) OAN NEWSROOMUPDATED 11:19 AM PT – Tuesday, May 17, 2022 A severe outbreak of bird flu has continued to hit bird farms across the nation. On Monday, Pennsylvania … Read more

Orlando Magic win 2022 NBA draft lottery, followed by Oklahoma City Thunder; Sacramento Kings jump into top 4

8:36 PM ET Andrew LopezESPN For the fourth time in franchise history, the Orlando Magic have won the NBA draft lottery and will pick No. 1 in the June draft. Orlando had a 14% chance to get the top pick, along with the Houston Rockets and the Detroit Pistons. It’s the Magic’s first chance to … Read more

Macron urges rapid Israeli probe into Shireen Abu Akleh’s killing | Emmanuel Macron News

French president urges Israel to swiftly complete probe into killing of Al Jazeera journalist, despite UN calls for an independent investigation. French President Emmanuel Macron has urged Israel to swiftly complete investigations into the death of a slain Palestinian journalist fatally shot by Israeli forces last week during an Israeli raid in the occupied West … Read more

Ukraine IDs Russian ‘war criminal’ accused of gang-raping child

Ukrainian authorities said Tuesday they have identified a Russian soldier suspected of committing multiple war crimes, including the gang rape of a young girl during the occupation of a village outside Kyiv. Bulat Fassakhov, 20, a native of the Russian Republic of Tatarstan, carried out the crimes in the early weeks of the war in … Read more

J.C. Mejia of Milwaukee Brewers banned 80 games after testing positive for the steroid Stanozolol

NEW YORK — Milwaukee pitcher JC Mejia was suspended for 80 games on Tuesday following a positive test for the performance-enhancing substance Stanozolol, the second Brewers player disciplined this season under Major League Baseball’s drug program. A 25-year-old right-hander acquired from Cleveland in November, Mejía had a 23.14 ERA during a pair of relief appearances … Read more

Astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti drops stunning lunar eclipse photos

New images reveal the recent lunar eclipse as seen from the International Space Station. European Space Agency (ESA) astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti took to Twitter on Monday to share three stunning new photographs of space. The images display the recent lunar eclipse – also known as a “Blood Moon” – that occurred on May 15 from … Read more

Russia reportedly moves nuclear-capable missiles to Finland border

Russia has reportedly moved missiles capable of firing nuclear warheads close to its border with Finland amid heightened threats over the latter’s bid to join NATO. A fleet of more than a dozen military vehicles moved down a highway — including seven that are thought to carry Iskander missiles, a video clip shared by Reuters … Read more