Luxon, Ardern square off in Parliament

The first parliamentary showdown between Christopher Luxon’s new-look National Party and Jacinda Ardern’s Labour Government did not disappoint. It was Luxon’s first go at firing questions at Jacinda Ardern – and he nearly lost it when asking her about the lack of ICU beds. He stammered his way through a question, appearing to lose his … Read more

20 Amazon fashion essentials to gift yourself for this holiday season | CNN Underscored

Looking for the best products to gift — and to get — this holiday season? Check out Underscored’s Holiday Guide here. Holiday shopping is officially upon us! And since you can’t pour from an empty cup, be sure to grab a little something for yourself as you’re checking other people off your list. A great place to start? … Read more

Man facing several charges after Dunedin bar incident remanded in custody

A Dunedin man who allegedly threatened people with a knife after he failed to produce a Covid-19 vaccine pass in a central city bar, has been remanded in custody. Photo: RNZ / Nate McKinnon The 46-year-old appeared in the Dunedin District Court this afternoon on charges of threatening to kill, assaulting a police officer, possession … Read more

1/6 rioter who said she’d avoid jail because she’s “white” now plans to ‘detox’ in prison

January 6 insurrectionist Jenna Ryan is slated to report to prison in January, but according to a video she posted on social media Sunday, she plans to use the prison as a makeshift spa. Ryan previously made national headlines after she was arrested for breaching the Capitol building, but said she wouldn’t serve prison time … Read more

Devils Fall To Senators In Shootout, Losing Streak At 4

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Josh Norris scored the decisive goal in a shootout to lift the Ottawa Senators over the New Jersey Devils 3-2 on Monday night, extending the Senators’ winning streak to three games. Ottawa’s Tim Stutzle and New Jersey’s Tomas Tatar also scored in the shootout. READ MORE: Scheifele Has Hat Trick, Jets … Read more

Uyghur organizations applaud the U.S. diplomatic boycott of the Beijing Olympics

Activists rally in front of the Chinese Consulate in Los Angeles last month, calling for a boycott of the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics due to concerns over China’s human rights record. Frederic J. Brown/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Frederic J. Brown/AFP via Getty Images Activists rally in front of the Chinese Consulate … Read more

Tom Thibodeau not done mulling more Knicks changes

A week after shaking up the Knicks lineup with the subtraction of Kemba Walker, Tom Thibodeau is considering even more changes as the team heads out on a three-game road trip. With three straight losses since Walker was benched — dropping the Knicks under .500 for the first time this season at 11-12 — Thibodeau … Read more

Police Begin Investigation Of Holiday Party Robbery

PALISADES (CBSLA) — Residents in Pacific Palisades are on edge after two armed men robbed a holiday party in their neighborhood.  It’s still shocking, but I’m processing it all and glad that no one was hurt,” said the homeowner.  READ MORE: Young Boy Dead, 2 Others Wounded In Wilmington Shooting According to the homeowner, she … Read more