Islanders win 4-3 in shootout, hand Flyers 9th straight loss

The Flyers stretched a shootout to nine rounds — only to see their losing streak reach nine games. The only consolation? Few fans stuck around to the end to watch Philadelphia extend its misery. CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COM Oliver Wahlstrom scored in the ninth round of the tiebreaker to lift the […]

Afghanistan: Watchdog warned of Afghan air force collapse before US pullout

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Months before President Joe Biden announced the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan last year, Washington’s watchdog warned that the Afghan air force would collapse without critical American aid, training and maintenance. The report was declassified Tuesday.  The report by the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction John Sopko, […]

400M free N95 masks to be distributed by Biden administration

As the omicron variant of the coronavirus continues to infect across the country, the Biden administration announced Wednesday that it will begin to distribute 400 million free N95 masks to Americans next week.  The White House said that the masks will come from the government’s Strategic National Stockpile, which has more than 750 million available. […]

Thatcher Demko makes 31 saves as Canucks beat skidding Predators 3-1

Thatcher Demko made 31 saves to lead the Vancouver Canucks over the skidding Nashville Predators 3-1 on Tuesday night. Elias Pettersson, Brock Boeser and Juho Lammikko scored in Vancouver’s second consecutive victory. The win ended the Canucks’ stretch of nine straight road games on a high note. Vancouver last played at home Dec. 14. CLICK […]

Women’s hockey league to increase salary cap, add two expansion franchises next season

The Premier Hockey Federation is more than doubling each teams’ salary cap to $750,000 and adding two expansion franchises next season in a bid to capitalize on the wave of attention women’s hockey traditionally enjoys following the Winter Olympics. The PHF’s announcement on Tuesday of its board of governors’ commitment to invest more than $25 […]

Andy Murray wins at Australia Open for 1st time since 2017

Five years and five long sets later, five-time Australian Open runner-up Andy Murray finally has won another match at the season-opening Grand Slam tournament. The former No. 1-ranked Murray, playing thanks to a wild-card invitation as he continues his career comeback from hip operations and thoughts of retirement, beat 21st-seeded Nikoloz Basilashvili 6-1, 3-6, 6-4, […]

Citing Debunked CDC Research, Virginia School Districts Vow To Defy Youngkin on Mask Mandates

On Saturday, newly minted Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin, a Republican, declared an end to mask mandates in the state’s public schools; parents may now decide whether their children should wear masks. Youngkin’s executive order has been met with furious opposition from public schools. Several districts—including Arlington and Alexandria City Public Schools, which both neighbor D.C.—vowed […]