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Bolshoi Theatre performer killed in accident on stage during opera

[ad_1] The Bolshoi, one of Russia's most prestigious theaters, said the incident occurred during a set change in Sadko, an opera by Russian composer Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov.Moscow's prosecutor's office has opened an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the accident, and the Tverskoy Inter-district Investigation Department is conducting a pre-investigation check at the scene.The cast member has been identified by state media as 38-year-old Yevgeny Kulesh. "The opera was immediately stopped and
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Could Brian Laundrie still be alive if he’s in Florida’s Carlton Reserve? Here’s what survival experts think

[ad_1] On September 1, Laundrie returned in Petito's van to the couple's North Port, Florida, home from a cross-country road trip the couple embarked on earlier in the summer, police have said. Petito's remains were later found in Wyoming's Teton County. Dozens of officers from agencies including the FBI, the North Port Police Department, Florida Wildlife Commission, several sheriff's offices and K9 search and rescue teams have been searching the
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Ashes: England name strong squad for Test tour to Australia

[ad_1] England, led by Joe Root (left), lost 4-0 on their most recent tour of Australia in 2017-18England will take their strongest available squad to Australia for the 2021-22 Ashes Test series.Joe Root will captain the side, with wicketkeeper Jos Buttler vice-captain for the five-match series which begins in Brisbane on 8 December.All 17 players have been capped at Test level."I am delighted that all of our available players have
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‘SNL’ has the Facebook whistleblower help Congress understand social media

[ad_1] The NBC variety show opened up on Saturday with Frances Haugen, played by Heidi Gardner, giving testimony on Capitol Hill about the internal workings of Facebook. Unfortunately for Gardner's Haugen, it quickly turned into Congress asking questions about how social media works."I would like to thank the Facebook whisleblower for coming forward," Mikey Day's Sen. Richard Blumenthal said.Gardner's Haugen responded by saying that it was nice to be in
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Abdul Qadeer Khan: Father of Pakistan’s nuclear program dies at 85

[ad_1] Khan will be given a state funeral at Islamabad's Faisal Mosque on Sunday, according to Pakistan's interior minister Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad.In the United States, Khan was best known for selling nuclear technology to nations such as North Korea and Iran. In 2004, at the urging of the US, Pakistani authorities placed Khan under house arrest.Khan was released in 2009, but his movements in and out of the country were
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Tyson Fury labels Deontay Wilder an ‘idiot’ after retaining WBC titles

[ad_1] Fury knocked Wilder down for a third time to win the fight in the 11th roundTyson Fury labelled Deontay Wilder an "idiot" for failing to show him "sportsmanship" after the Briton won their heavyweight classic in Las Vegas.The 33-year-old stopped Wilder in the 11th round after twice being knocked down himself in what was a thrilling third meeting between the pair.It followed a heated build-up during fight week where
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Taiwan won’t be forced to bow to China, President Tsai says during National Day celebrations

[ad_1] During her speech in front of the presidential office in the capital Taipei, Tsai warned that Taiwan is facing the "most complex situation" in the past 72 years, since the end of the Chinese civil war."Those who forget their heritage, betray their motherland and seek to split the country will come to no good," Xi said. He also reiterated calls for Taipei to unify with Beijing under a "one
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Tyson Fury defeats Deontay Wilder to retain WBC heavyweight title in Las Vegas

[ad_1] Tyson Fury delivered a thrilling 11th-round knockout against Deontay Wilder to retain his WBC heavyweight crown as their trilogy bout produced another classic on an electric night at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Twenty months since Fury dethroned the American, the 33-year-old had to show all his resolve and resilience to extend his undefeated professional record to 32 fights after twice being floored in the fourth round.Fury sent