Louis van Gaal will coach the Netherlands in Tuesday’s World Cup qualifier despite suffering a hip injury when he fell off his bicycle. from: BBC News
A former bank director diagnosed with cancer after an annual medical check is now raising funds for Maggie’s Centres.
Barcelona announce that Sergio Aguero will not play for three months after suffering chest pains against Alaves on Saturday. from: BBC News
Covid cases have been falling in every region of the U.S., offering hope. From: New York Times
from: BBC News It is alarming, say researchers, that longevity was declining in the north even before the pandemic.
Investigators said they are probing the death of 37-year-old Yevgeny Kulesh. from: BBC News
from: BBC News The baby elephant was separated from its herd when it fell into a pit.
Bedale Hunt in North Yorkshire confirms the young girl died in a “tragic accident”.
The cat used one of its nine lives at the American football match in Miami Gardens, Florida. from: BBC News
The United States has the lowest rate of partial vaccination among the Group of 7 nations, and is all but certain to rank last in full vaccination shortly, as Japan rapidly increases its pace while the U.S.’s slows. From: New York Times
When Tony Kofi had a near-fatal accident, he had a vision of himself playing a musical instrument. It would change his life forever. from: BBC News
from: BBC News He fell between the train and the platform while alighting and was not seen by the driver.
from: BBC News Watch as a fan at Headingley takes a brilliant falling catch from Liam Livingstone’s six hit into the stands for Birmingham Phoenix in The Hundred.
The loss of two of the country’s cultural capitals — Kandahar in the south, and Herat in the West — is a devastating blow to the government. From: New York Times
Deserted streets and damaged buildings in Kunduz last month, the aftermath of fighting between Afghan government forces and the Taliban. From: New York Times
Government reinforcements had yet to arrive in Lashkar Gar, the capital of Helmand Province, where people were fleeing their homes and a hospital in the city had been bombed. From: New York Times
The pair, in their 20s, were believed to have been at an outdoor party when the tree collapsed.
from: BBC News Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Monday morning.
Covid is a terrible health crisis. It’s not the country’s only health crisis. From: New York Times