Wednesday, January 19th, 2022

Tag: hit

Malaysia floods hit seven states forcing thousands to evacuate

The agency said in a statement that Kelantan, Terengganu, Pahang, Johor, Malacca, Negeri Sembilan and Sabah were still affected by floods, and 8,727 people were taking shelter at 128 relief centers. A total of...

Cases, hospitalizations in these states hit record before new year

States across the country are setting records for new COVID-19 cases ahead of the new year.  As the omicron and delta variants continue to spread, the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services...

English Premier League hit by record 103 Covid-19 cases between Dec 20-26

“The League can today confirm that between Monday 20 December and Sunday 26 December, 15,186 COVID-19 tests were administered on players and club staff,” the Premier League said in a statement on Monday. “Of...

Chinese ‘live-streaming queen’ Viya hit with huge tax evasion penalty

Chinese live-stream shopping influencer Huang Wei, known as Viya, has received a $210 million penalty for tax evasion and has been kicked off social media. It’s the largest penalty ever imposed on a live-streamer,...

Super Typhoon Rai, known locally as Odette, to hit the Philippines

The storm rapidly intensified on Thursday morning and was upgraded from a typhoon to a super typhoon, reaching sustained winds of 260 kilometers per hour (160 miles per hour) with gusts over 300 kilometers...

Strengthening Tropical Storm Rai to hit the Philippines as a typhoon Thursday

Rai currently has sustained winds of 110 kph (70 mph), putting it just shy of typhoon strength (119 kph or 74 mph). Favorable conditions across the region, including very warm ocean waters and low...

SenseTime delays its IPO after being hit by another US blacklist

The Chinese artificial intelligence startup announced Monday that it would delay its initial public offering in Hong Kong, where it had planned to raise up to $767 million. It was set to start trading...

Tennessee hit by 15 to 18 tornadoes, state in ‘very hazardous situation’: report

People in Tennessee found themselves in a “very hazardous situation” Saturday after an estimated 15 to 18 tornadoes struck the state between Friday night and Saturday morning, according to a report. While avoiding the...

What my uncle Neil Sedaka taught me about the evolution of hit making – Newest Site

My uncle is Neil Sedaka. I won’t tell you who the other artist he mentioned was, but he’s someone with many number one hits in the 1970s and has a nickname for his fans....

Billie Eilish on Sesame Street counts to number 2 in song set to her emotional hit – Newest Site

During her visit to TV’s most famous fictional block, Billie Eilish sat down with the Count from “Sesame Street” for a lesson on the number 2 set to the tune of her hit “Happier...