Indians flood markets, tourist spots despite Omicron concerns | Coronavirus pandemic News

Authorities urge restraint and caution amid rising cases of the rapidly-spreading Omicron variant of the coronavirus. Indians are crowding markets and taking packed flights to holiday destinations again despite calls from authorities urging restraint and caution amid rising cases of the rapidly-spreading Omicron variant of the coronavirus. In the coastal state of Goa, hugely popular … Read more

Kennedy Space Center is slowly returning to normal, and that means attractions are in the works | Arts Stories + Interviews | Orlando

click to enlarge Image via Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex The Apollo/Saturn V Center After a year of uncertainty, the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex is slowly returning to normal. The Brevard County attraction recently moved into the next phase of its reopening. With summer crowds returning, hours have been extended and dining options expanded. … Read more

Mt Augustus inquest: New call to close popular tourist, hiking spot to prevent further tragedies

It has fast become a popular destination for travelers after the closure of Uluru, but the future of Mt Augustus in WA’s north as a tourist attraction remains uncertain after a senior police officer called for it to be closed for at least half the year in a bid to prevent further tragedies at the … Read more

New attractions, upgrades set for Adventure Island

TAMPA, Fla. — Adventure Island, Busch Gardens Tampa Bay’s sister water park, is set to open for the season in a couple of months. And when it does, it will look a little different. What You Need To Know Adventure Island is undergoing a transformation The water park is set to debut new attractions in … Read more

Top free-agent offensive tackle Terron Armstead reaches 5-year deal with Miami Dolphins, source says

7:45PM ET Marcel Louis-JacquesESPN MIAMI — The Miami Dolphins on Tuesday reached agreement with tackle Terron Armstead on a five-year offensive deal worth up to $87.5 million, a source told ESPN’s Adam Schefter, locking up one of the top free agents of the 2022 cycle. The deal includes $43.37 million in guaranteed money, the source … Read more

Former Dallas Cowboys lineman La’el Collins agrees to three-year contract with Cincinnati Bengals

CINCINNATI — The text message that flashed across La’el Collins’ phone on Sunday was the question Cincinnati Bengals fans kept asking throughout the weekend. And it was from the most prominent person in the city. “Deal done?” Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow asked Collins, the inquiry posed with multiple questions marks. Collins had a simple answer. … Read more

Idaho man killed in Ukraine was in the country caring for his partner, sister says

Idaho resident Jimmy Hill spent the last few weeks of his life in Ukraine doing what his sister, Katya Hill, said he did best: being a peacemaker and working to bring people together. The 68-year-old was killed by a Russian bomb just days ago, and her sister shared her story with reporters on Saturday. (Hill … Read more

Uni of Virginia swimmer hailed a heroine after coming second at NCAA final to trans rival Lia Thomas

The college swimmer who came second to transgender athlete Lia Thomas on Thursday night has been praised as a heroine, with many on social media calling Emma Weyant the real winner.   Weyant, 20, from Florida, races for the University of Virginia and represented Team USA at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics – winning silver in the … Read more

Carolina Panthers to make ‘aggressive’ offer for Houston Texans QB Deshaun Watson

CHARLOTTE, NC — The Carolina Panthers will make an “aggressive” offer for Deshaun Watson as soon as the Houston quarterback waives his no-trade clause for them to negotiate with the Texans, a league source told ESPN. An issue with having the clause waived is not anticipated, the source said. The Panthers attempted to trade for … Read more