jarun011/iStock(WUHAN, China) — The director of a hospital in Wuhan, China, the epicenter of the novel coronavirus outbreak, died on Tuesday after contracting the virus. Liu Zhiming, 51, was a neurosurgeon and director of the Wuchang Hospital in Wuhan, according to the Wuhan health commission. Zhiming’s death follows last week’sRead More →

Medley of Photography/iStock(LONDON) — A British government job ad calling for “weirdos and misfits” has apparently backfired as an adviser hired resigned after a string of controversial statements emerged. The original job was advertised on the blog of Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s chief adviser, Dominic Cummings, who is widely seenRead More →

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Monday’s sports events: NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUEArizona 2, NY Islanders 1Florida 5, San Jose 3Calgary 6, Anaheim 4Vegas 3, Washington 2Tampa Bay 4, Colorado 3 — OTTOP-25 COLLEGE BASKETBALLKansas 91, Iowa St. 71 Copyright © 2020, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.Read More →

Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images(DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.) — NASCAR driver Ryan Newman is in serious but non-life-threatening condition following a fiery crash at the end of Monday night’s Daytona 500, officials say. “Ryan Newman is bring treated at Halifax Medical Center,” said a statement by Newman’s racing team, Roush Fenway Racing. “HeRead More →

electravk/iStock(TOKYO) — Tokyo Marathon organizers have closed the March 1 race to all participants other than elite athletes, due to the spread of coronavirus. “Tokyo Marathon Foundation have been preparing for the Tokyo Marathon 2020 (Sunday, March 1) while implementing preventive safety measures, however, now that case of COVID-19 hasRead More →

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Sunday’s sports events: NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONTeam LeBron 157, Team Giannis 155 NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUEPittsburgh 5, Detroit 1Boston 3, N.Y. Rangers 1OT Edmonton 4, Carolina 3Anaheim 5, Vancouver 1Nashville 2, St. Louis 1OT Ottawa 4, Dallas 3SO New Jersey 4, Columbus 3Buffalo 5, Toronto 2Winnipeg 3, Chicago 2 TOP-25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL(4)San Diego St. 72, Boise St. 55(15)Villanova 76, Temple 56(17)Oregon 80, Utah 62(21)Iowa 58, Minnesota 55 CopyrightRead More →