First Illinois case of Omicron COVID-19 confirmed in Chicago – CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) – The first positive case of the Omicron variant of COVID-19 has been confirmed for a Chicago resident. Illinois and Chicago public health departments reported that a Chicago resident was known to have been in contact with someone else in a confirmed Omicron case that visited Chicago. READ MORE: The SWAT team takes … Read more

A teenage boy was shot dead in Boyle Heights

A teenager died in a shooting rang in Boyle Heights on Tuesday afternoon, authorities said. Police who patrolled at about 3:30 p.m. near East 1st and Savannah Street heard the shots and found the victim at the intersection, said police officer Mike Lopez, a spokesman for the Los Angeles Police Department. The victim, who was … Read more

At the Seoul meeting, Guterres is calling for more support for peacekeeping in the face of growing threats – Global Issues

Guterres appealed to the opening ceremony of the 2021 UN Ministerial Conference on Peacekeeping in Seoul, hosted by the Republic of Korea. It is official, 2021 Seoul UN #PMister is unfinished! UN peacekeeping is truly a global partnership. For the next two days, Member States will promise resources # A4P+ so that peacekeepers can continue … Read more

Spanish police bravely freeze a tank to rescue a dog Indian news

MADRID: Two Spanish police are wading into a frozen pool to rescue a stuck dog on a cold front arriving in the north of the country, police said Wednesday. In a video released by police, police undressed to the waist and marched into icy water to bring the animal back to safety on shore. The … Read more