Lebron James became the NBA's all-time scoring on Tuesday (7/2/2023) passing Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's record during a 38-point performance in the Los Angeles Lakers' 133-130 defeat to the Oklahoma City Thunder.
James surpassed the mark held since April 1984 by Abdul-Jabbar, who watched the game from a baseline seat near the Lakers' bench.
Abdul-Jabbar then joined a clearly emotional James and NBA Commissioner Adam Silver on the court after the historic basket.
James' mother, wife and children also watched from courtside amid a celebrity-studded crowd that rose in waves of anticipation nearly every time he touched the ball.
James scored 20 points in the first half with a full showcase of the offensive talent, that still shines blindingly after two decades in the NBA and he tore through the record in a 16-point third quarter. The game was stopped for about 10 minutes while James hugged his family and participated in a brief ceremony with silver and Abdul-Jabbar.
Indonesia is preparing to send a rescue team and equipments to Turkiye to help rescuers there in handling evacuation process before the country is going to send humanitarian aid.
MGN's Rizki Naziah and Widiarto have their report on the preparation.
Thinly-stretched rescue teams worked through the night into Wednesday (8/2/2023) pulling more bodies from the rubble of thousands of buildings downed in Turkey and Syria by a catastrophic earthquake.
More than two days after Monday's pre-dawn earthquake, which hit a huge area frigid temperatures and ongoing aftershocks complicate rescue effort s. Search teams from more than two dozen countries joined more than 24,000 Turkish emergency personnel and aid pledges poured in.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said, 13 million of the country's 85 million people were affected, and he declared a state of emergency in 10 provinces.
More than 8,000 people have been pulled from the debris in Turkey and some 380,000 have taken refuge in government shelters or hotels authorities said. The region sits on top of major fault lines and is frequently shaken by earthquakes.
Williams racing unveiled their challenger for the 2023 Formula 1 season, the FW 45 and new livery during a ceremony at the team's headquarters in Wantage, England, Monday (6/2/2023).
Alex Albon is entering his second season with Williams and the thai will be joined by American Rookie Logan Sargeant, who formerly raced in Formula 2. The American is eagerly anticipating three races on home soil at The Grands Prix in Austin, Miami and Las Vegas.
Williams will also have a new team principal for the 2023 season, with James Vowles joining after a long stay with Mercedes, where his final role was as the team's motorsport strategy director.
Two pilots walked away with minor injuries, after a Boeing 737 Jet converted for firefighting crashed in Australia officials said Tuesday (7/2/2023).
The twin-engine tanker owned by Canadian-based coulson aviation crashed in Fitzgerald River National Park in southern western Australia State while fighting wildfires late Monday (6/2/2023).
Both pilots received only minor injuries, even though the plane was engulfed in flames and smoke upon impact emergency services Minister Stephen Dawson Said.
The men believed to be Canadian citizens were released from a hospital on Tuesday (7/2/2023). The Australian Transport Safety Bureau The Nation’s Crash Investigator said, Monday's crash was the first serious accident involving a Boeing 737 in Australia.
The plane crashed shortly after dumping its load of water with additives in turbulent conditions. Coulson aviation is sending executives to Sydney.
Crash Investigator Angus Mitchell said, it was too early to suggest any link between the two coulson aviation crashes or wider implications for Boeing 737 passenger aircraft. The plane had taken off from an airport 500 kilometers (300 miles) away. It was the plane's second retardant drop on an out-of-control wildfire near the Coastal Town of Hopetoun.
Indonesian Foreign Ministry on Tuesday (7/2/2023) said, at least 104 Indonesian citizens have been evacuated from the earthquake impacted areas to Turkiye's Capital, Ankara.
According to Indonesian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson, Teuku Faizasyah in a virtual press conference in Jakarta on Tuesday (7/2/2023) the Indonesian victims have been evacuated from Gaziantep, Kahramanmara, Adana, Hatay and Diyarbakr.
Meanwhile, Indonesian Ambassador to Turkiye Muhammad Iqbal said, the Indonesian team in Ankara was on the way to Gaziantep Province and other four locations to evacuate 104 Indonesian citizens.
They had to be immediately evacuated to the Turkish capital since they no longer have a decent place to live in. In addition, the Indonesian Embassy in Ankara has also evacuated other Indonesian victims, who were injured due to the earthquake.
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