Ukraine ‘making progress’ on the battlefield thanks to soldiers’ skill and strategic use of supplied weapons, defense minister says

CNN — Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin said he believes Ukraine is “making progress” in the Kherson region of the country as they continue to counter Russia’s invasion, adding that there has been a “kind of change in the dynamics of the battlefield.” Austin attributed the change to the skill of Ukrainian soldiers and their strategic … Read more

The 20 players seeking a trade, Trade Period, week, whispers, contract, deal, analysis, who does deal get done

AFL Trade week will kick off on Monday and it’s expected to be one of the most hectic in recent memory. From young Demon Luke Jackson to Magpies veteran Brodie Grundy, there’s plenty of players looking for a new home for 2023 and beyond. We take a look at the 20 biggest deals currently on … Read more

North Melbourne, Jason Horne-Francis, trade, South Australia, go home, Kangaroos, prized pick, number one draft pick, homesickness, controversy, Port Adelaide, Adelaide Crows

North Melbourne’s prized draft pick Jason Horne-Francis has informed the club he wants to be traded home to South Australia. The request ends months of speculation about the future of the 2021 number one draft pick. Horne-Francis had put contract extension talks on hold midway through the year and was infamously dropped from the Kangaroos’ … Read more

CDC warns of serious illness from monkeypox as Ohio reports death of monkeypox patient

CNN — The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday issued a new warning to health care providers about serious illness in humans with monkeypox. The warning comes as Ohio reported that a person with monkeypox has died — the third known death of a monkeypox patient in the United States. Ohio listed … Read more

Hurricane Ian: Death toll rises to 66 in Florida after storm renders some communities ‘unrecognizable’, officials say

CNN — Days after Hurricane Ian slammed into Florida, shell-shocked residents are still assessing the damage left by record storm surge, damaging winds and catastrophic flooding that left some areas of the Sunshine State unrecognizable. At least 66 people were killed by Ian in Florida as it swallowed homes in its furiously rushing waters, obliterating … Read more

Spam’s popularity is increasing again

New York CNN Business — Spam is cool. The 85-year-old block of canned meat has undergone a cultural reinvention. Hormel (HRL) has sold a record number of Spam for seven consecutive years, and 2022 is on track for another such milestone. The conglomerate behind Skippy and Jennie-O Turkey says it can’t make Spam fast enough … Read more

Professional Fishing Erupts After Cheating Scandal Jake Runyon Chase Cominsky Lake Erie Walleye Trail Video Reaction Latest

A cheating scandal has rocked the competitive fishing world as two fishermen are alleged to have illegally stuffed their fish with weights and extra fillets. Chase Cominsky of Hermitage, Pennsylvania and Jake Runyon of Cleveland, Ohio thought they had the win at the Lake Erie Walleye Trails (LEWT) final event of the 2022 season. Until … Read more

Americans are still burdened by high inflation, although the mood is improving

CNN Business — Americans are feeling more positive about the economy and believe inflation will calm down – but plenty of uncertainty still lingers. The University of Michigan’s consumer sentiment index for September fell to 58.6, down slightly from preliminary readings of 59.5, according to results from the school’s survey of consumers. That’s the highest … Read more

Tudor Dixon seeks a culture war in campaign against Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer

CNN  —  Tudor Dixon, the Republican taking on Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in November’s midterm election, is turning to tactics that have worked for other Republican winners in competitive governor’s races as she seeks to turn the race into a cultural battle over education, transgender athletes and more. But her clash with a well-funded Democratic … Read more

Toby Bedford requests move to GWS Giants, Melbourne Demons, David Noble urges North Melbourne Kangaroos to split Pick 1

A Demons livewire has requested a trade to a rival. Plus former North Melbourne coach David Noble has urged the club to split its pick 1. Get the latest news on AFL player movements Trade whispers! The trading day begins at 5pm EST on Fox Footy, Monday 3 October – Daily news and analysis of … Read more