‘No return for those who go’: Estonia warns Russian-origin residents against joining war

Estonia has warned its Russian-speaking residents that their citizenship would be revoked and they would be banned from the EU and the country if they participate in Russia’s war against Ukraine. There are some 20,000 residents with Russian citizenship living in Estonia who might get drafted into the war. The move comes after Russian President … Read more

‘I’m excited … I’m ready’: Hong Kong tennis star Coleman Wong on joining senior ranks, opening new doors – YP

Coleman Wong Chak-lam was a chubby five-year-old kid when he first held a tennis racket, taking his older sister’s place at her lesson in Victoria Park. “She was sick that day … I filled in for her, so as to not waste it since we already hired the coach,” he recalled. In that hour-long class, … Read more

Why Buster Posey joining Giants ownership group was perfect fit

Why joining Giants ownership was best path for Posey originally appeared on NBC Sports Bayarea SAN FRANCISCO — When Buster Posey sat down in the dugout after the end of the National League Division Series last October, he took time to heap praise on Logan Webb and talk about how the organization would be in … Read more

Verizon joining Starbucks in new building by Joliet mall – Shaw Local

A Verizon phone store will become a tenant along with the recently opened Starbucks in the new building that replaced the Pier 1 Imports store in Joliet. The building at 3064 Plainfield Road has space for four tenants. The Joliet Zoning Board of Appeals last week approved a variation to allow more signs for the … Read more

£16m man rejected West Ham, now he’s joining European giants instead

Spezia defender Jakub Kiwior is closing in on a £16 million move to Serie A champions AC Milan after turning down Premier League outfit West Ham United during the summer transfer window, according to FootMercato.  Earlier this month, Jan Bednarek admitted that he held talks with the London Stadium side before joining Aston Villa on … Read more

Nebraska U joining NSF Great Lakes Innovation Corps Hub | Nebraska Today

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln is joining a regional National Science Foundation initiative that helps get university scientists’ research into the real world. Membership in NSF’s Great Lakes Innovation Corps Hub will build on and expand Nebraska’s entrepreneurial efforts, said Brad Roth, president and executive director of NUtech Ventures, the university’s technology commercialization affiliate. NSF established the Great … Read more

Four Ukrainian regions to vote on joining Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin gestures while delivering his speech at a ceremony to receive credentials from newly appointed foreign ambassadors to Russia in the Kremlin, in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2022. (Pavel Bednyakov, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP) KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian-controlled regions of eastern and southern Ukraine announced plans Tuesday to … Read more

No issue of Commonwealth medal winners joining Sukma: MSN DG

SEPANG: There is no issue of medal winners at prestigious championships such as the Commonwealth Games joining the 20th Malaysia Games (Sukma) which will be officially commencing on Saturday. National Sports Council (MSN) director-general Datuk Ahmad Shapawi Ismail (pix) said the participation of such athletes would be a gauge for athletes of the same age … Read more

Now Pizza Express announces it will close for Queen’s funeral – joining growing list of firms

Pizza Express has become the latest in a growing list of firms to announce it will close its restaurants for the Queen’s funeral on Monday. Several major retailers, fast food chains and entertainment venues have already announced their intention to shut down or reduce their opening hours during the service. In a tweet posted at … Read more