11 Hours of Fear, Negotiation and Finally, Relief

Soon, homes near the synagogue were evacuated as city, state and federal officials descended on the scene, the chief said. Mr. Akram was in contact with law enforcement officials throughout the ordeal, according to Mr. DeSarno. “The negotiation team had a high frequency and duration of contact with him,” Mr. DeSarno said. There were times … Read more

Hawaii may soon require travelers to have a Covid booster

(CNN) — Hawaii will likely soon require visitors to have a Covid booster shot if they want to travel to the islands. State Governor David Ige told reporters that his office is strongly considering changing its definition of “fully vaccinated” from two doses of an approved Covid vaccine to three. That would mean that travelers … Read more

Youngkin responds to school mask mandate pushback from Virginia schools

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Virginia school districts acted quickly to remind their staffers and students about mask policies shortly after newly sworn-in Gov. Glenn Youngkin’s order to lift the mandate, prompting a response by the governor. Richmond, Alexandria, Fairfax and Arlington counties have all said their mask policies remain in effect … Read more

49ers Get It Done in Dallas and The Faithful Rejoice

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX) — A big win for the 49ers meant big celebrations at bars and pubs across the Bay Area on Sunday. In Arlington, Texas, where the wild card was played, there was a sea of red jerseys in an AT&T Stadium parking lot where hundreds of Niners fans tailgated before the game. “It’s … Read more

Cowboys Come Up Short Against 49ers Long Before Clunky Finish

ARLINGTON, Texas — There are certain expectations, vast as the horizon, for the local professional football team, and when those expectations go unmet and unfulfilled — as they have for three decades and counting — another disappointing Dallas Cowboys season begets an eventful Dallas Cowboys off-season. That is the only other phase on the sporting … Read more

San Francisco Gym’s Separation Strategy Fits Well With COVID-Era Concerns

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX) — A new San Francisco gym is offering a workout experience that, by accident, has become appealing during the era of COVID-19. Trigg Hutchinson is a serious power lifter and doing squats while hefting more than 300 pounds requires a lot of concentration. Hutchinson is one of the first members of a … Read more

Opinion: Novak Djokovic would have been better off in the US Supreme Court

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison welcomed the court’s decision as helping “keep our borders strong and keep Australians safe,” thus ending a weekslong saga of court hearings, revoked visas, diplomatic rows and more. It’s really too bad for Djokovic that he didn’t have his case heard before the United States Supreme Court, which very well … Read more