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Woodstock: A legend despite chaos

After 50 years, the legendary festival is still considered a milestone of the 1960s peace movement. But it wasn't all flowers and love. DW looks at some of Woodstock's downfalls, both in 1969 and at r...

Woodstock: A legend despite chaos

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Tim Cook: 'If you’ve built a chaos factory, you can’t dodge responsibility for the chaos' Apple CEO Tim Cook called on Silicon Valley to take responsibility for the damage it has caused in a recent commencement speech at StanfordIf I’ve learned one thing, it’s that technology doesn’t change who we are, it magnifies who we are, the good and the bad.Our problems – in technology, in politic...
17:39 2019-06-19

What’s on TV Tuesday: A Woodstock Doc and ‘Plus One’ A PBS film celebrates the can-do attitude at Woodstock ahead of the festival’s 50th anniversary. And a romantic comedy starring Maya Erskine arrives on Hulu....
07:13 2019-08-06

The big picture: the highs of Woodstock Elliott Landy’s photograph of fans scaling the sound towers at the legendary music festival captures the freedom of the 60sThroughout the Woodstock music festival, which celebrates its 50th anniversary later this month, concert-goers scaled 70ft sound towers to get a better look at what was happenin...
09:39 2019-08-04

It is finished: Woodstock 50 goes up in smoke Woodstock 50 is dead. As dead as the flower power of the ‘60s. As dead as nu-metal’s chokehold over 1999. As dead as Ang Lee’s Taking Woodstock was at the box office....
21:26 2019-07-31

Woodstock 50 is officially canceled The Woodstock 50 event that was proposed for August is off, organizers confirmed. The move follows a string of logistical and legal problems.        ...
21:26 2019-07-31

5 Woodstock Myths, Debunked Did Jimi Hendrix perform “The Star-Spangled Banner” for thousands, and did Joni Mitchell sing about her experience at the festival? A few key fact checks....
15:39 2019-08-07

The Disastrous Woodstock 50: What Went Wrong? An announcement with no tickets. Four permit requests rejected by one small town. How the event celebrating the anniversary of a landmark rock festival crumbled....
00:52 2019-08-02

Woodstock’s Contradictions, 50 Years Later The 1969 festival was an epiphany and an indulgence. With five decades of hindsight, it still poses questions about the utopian ideals that surrounded it and our relationship to them today....
17:13 2019-08-05

Woodstock 50 Was Just Canceled. Here’s Everything to Know About the Ill-Fated Festival Fifty years ago, a festival took place in Bethel, New York, that would live on forever in the American imagination. The Woodstock Music and Arts Festival of 1969 defined the era of hippiedom, often seen as the pinnacle of rock ‘n’ roll and free love, featuring superstars like Jimi Hendri...
18:00 2019-08-01

Watch the 10 Most Memorable Performances at Woodstock This month marks 50 years since the first Woodstock Music and Art Fair at Max Yasgur‘s farm in Bethel, New York — that game-changing, free-for-all of a weekend that came to symbolize hippie culture. The festival was marked by organizational struggles, from issues with weather and accommo...
01:13 2019-08-10

Three days of peace: Woodstock at 50 – in pictures On the 50th anniversary of Woodstock, the founder and creator Michael Lang talks through his memories of the three-day festival to celebrate a new edition of a book looking back on the 1969 event Continue reading......
08:39 2019-08-15

'Creating Woodstock': how festival came together, and almost fell apart Mick Richards was among the 450,000 people at Woodstock in 1969, but he did not think much about his "uneventful" 24 hours there until years later, when his teenage son started asking about the festival....
13:26 2019-08-16

AP Source: Jay-Z pulls out of Woodstock 50 performance Jay-Z’s got 99 problems but Woodstock isn’t one: The rap king has pulled out of the 50th anniversary Woodstock festival just weeks before the troubled event is supposed to take place...
18:26 2019-07-31

5 Woodstock Photographers on the Images That Moved Them Most Fifty years ago, nearly half a million people convened at Max Yasgur‘s farm in Bethel, New York, for the first Woodstock Arts & Music Festival in August 1969. Billed as “An Aquarian Exposition: Three Days of Peace and Music,” the event featured now-iconic sets from acts like Jimi H...
23:00 2019-08-14

Jay-Z and John Fogerty drop out of Woodstock 50 Woodstock 50, proposed for Aug. 16-18, has faced myriad troubles. The latest of which is losing performers Jay-Z and John Fogerty.        ...
18:39 2019-07-31

Woodstock 50th anniversary celebration Woodstock fans are expected to get back to the garden to mark the 50th anniversary of the generation-defining festival.        ...
00:39 2019-08-17

Artists who never got to Woodstock – and why they missed it The Woodstock Music & Art Fair, held from Aug. 15-18, 1969, seemed to encapsulate the zeitgeist of the 1960s and define a generation.        ...
02:26 2019-08-19

The Who’s Roger Daltrey Is Not Nostalgic for Woodstock The singer remembers the endless waiting and how “the worst sides of our nature had come out.” (But also how great Creedence Clearwater Revival was.)...
15:39 2019-08-07

Woodstock 50 denied permit for new venue With less than six weeks to spare, the likelihood of Woodstock 50 going forward is dwindling, along with the hopes of many of its potential ticket buyers....
23:39 2019-07-10

The Man Who Photographed Woodstock’s Most Iconic Couple Burk Uzzle thought he’d be at the festival for a day. He wound up trapped on the grounds, and spotted Nick Ercoline and Bobbi Kelly wrapped in a blanket....
13:26 2019-08-08

'In many ways, it was a miracle': looking back at Woodstock at 50 The influential, star-packed 1969 festival is remembered by those who organised, photographed and performed “Woodstock was a just few hours in my 60-plus-year-long career,” says Leo Lyons, the bassist for blues rock band Ten Years After, who performed on the final day of the festival in the summer o...
13:00 2019-08-17

Woodstock 50 anniversary festival canceled Woodstock 50 was scheduled to take place for three days in mid-August. Just days before the event, organizers have called off the festival planned to commemorate the legendary 1969 celebration of peace, love and music....
14:00 2019-08-01

Woodstock 50 organizers still hopeful despite second venue setback The organizers of the beleaguered Woodstock 50 festival said on Tuesday they still hoped to get a permit for the event due to take place next month despite being turned down at a second site....
07:13 2019-07-10

This record company wants $800 for their Woodstock 50th anniversary box set Spread across 38 compact discs and 36 hours, "Woodstock - Back to the Garden: The Definitive 50th Anniversary Archive" features almost every note of music performed at the iconic 1969 festival....
17:39 2019-07-21

The Latest: Woodstock 50 in talks with alternate venue WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the Woodstock 50 festival (all times local): 8:15 p.m. A principal organizer of the Woodstock 50 festival says he and others are in discussions with another venue to host the event after Watkins Glen International pulled out. Gregory Peck said organizers ̶...
03:26 2019-06-11

Woodstock 50 in doubt, organizers say they're still in talks with new venue The fate of the Woodstock 50 festival was unclear Monday when the host of the event pulled out, but organizers said they were in talks with another venue....
14:26 2019-06-11

Woodstock 50 in doubt but organizers say in talks with venue The fate of the Woodstock 50 festival was unclear Monday when the host of the event pulled out, but organizers said they were in talks with another venue...
03:26 2019-06-11

Woodstock 50 denied yet another permit in upstate New York It looks like there will be no Woodstock 50 concert at Vernon Downs this year — or possibly anywhere at all — after the town voted unanimously on Tuesday night to uphold its application denial....
17:00 2019-07-17

Woodstock iconic photo couple still together, 50 years later Nick and Bobbi are still together and still living near the farm at Bethel Woods, in New York’s Catskills mountains, where the festival was held in 1969, on Aug. 15-18....
17:13 2019-08-13

Judge: Woodstock music festival can license its name to pot A judge says the owners of the Woodstock music festival name can license it to create a marijuana brand marking the 50th anniversary of the famed gathering....
18:26 2019-07-31

People Were Born and Died at Woodstock. Here Are Their Stories Today, planning a days-long event for an expected 50,000 people would likely involve meticulous medical oversight and strict attendance caps. Fifty years ago, when more than eight times as many people than predicted showed up for Woodstock, organizers pulled off the event without either. The result...
01:13 2019-08-10

John Fogerty looks back on Woodstock: ‘I think we surprised ourselves’ When John Fogerty walked on stage with Creedence Clearwater Revival after midnight on Aug. 16, 1969, on Max Yasgur’s dairy farm in Bethel, he didn’t realize he was experiencing a pivotal pop culture moment in real-time. He just wanted to wake up the crowd. “My band was slated to follow the Grateful ...
18:52 2019-08-09

Woodstock 50: Santana, Lumineers, Raconteurs drop out Woodstock 50 organizers are scrambling to stage their golden anniversary festival next month in Maryland.        ...
18:39 2019-07-31

How to Listen to Every Minute of the Original Woodstock Festival The 50th anniversary Woodstock concert may not have panned out as originally planned, but if you can’t make it to the Maryland event, here’s something you can still do to celebrate: listen to the original 1969 festival in its entirety....
15:26 2019-08-16

'We knew we had something extraordinary': looking back on Woodstock, 50 years on In new documentary Woodstock: Three Days That Defined a Generation, the defining festival gets a closer look with never-before-heard insightEarly in the planning of Woodstock, 50 years ago this year, co-founder Joel Rosenmann had a hunch that he and his team were on to what would soon become a cultu...
08:26 2019-05-25

Remembering Woodstock: Naked men, bounced checks and LSD Jason Stone played hooky from summer camp and tripped on LSD-spiked watermelon, Graham Nash was so high his memories of performing are hazy, and Robin Naylor, at 15, saw her first naked man....
08:39 2019-08-14

A 38-disc set lets you hear Woodstock’s stage A 38-disc box sets lets you hear virtually everything that was onstage at Woodstock 50 years ago -- from transcendent musical performances to warnings about bad acid...
21:00 2019-08-16

Melanie recalls Woodstock concert and not being paid for it Melanie, known as the First Lady of Woodstock, remembers having a supernatural experience as she walked on the rainy stage in 1969 to perform at the iconic event, though iconic isn’t how anyone would have described the day back then....
21:00 2019-08-16

Woodstock 50 denied permit in upstate New York An upstate New York town has denied a permit to stage the Woodstock 50 festival at a local horse track, saying the application is too late and incomplete....
14:00 2019-07-10

Woodstock’s first performer spent decades in this Village pad Benjamin Scheuer, a playwright, singer and songwriter best known for his off-Broadway show, “The Lion,” is about to list his home at 106 Waverly Place for $3.65 million — or as a $10,000-a-month rental. The (now) two-bedroom, two-bathroom condo has some musical history: Brooklyn native Richie Havens...
22:39 2019-06-27

Jay-Z, John Fogerty pull out of Woodstock 50 music festival Rap superstar Jay-Z has pulled out of the troubled Woodstock 50 music festival that is supposed to take place next month, a person with knowledge of the matter said on Friday....
17:39 2019-07-31

How 'Woodstock' movie shaped festival's place in counterculture Michael Wadleigh never played a note and is not a household name, but he may be the person most responsible for securing Woodstock's place in history as the epitome of Sixties counterculture....
19:26 2019-08-13

Woodstock 50 loses NY site for anniversary music festival The troubled Woodstock 50 music festival on Monday lost the site of a planned anniversary event in August, the latest setback for the weekend marking the famed 1969 "peace and music" festival....
00:39 2019-06-11

With glut of festivals, hard to match Woodstock magic Fifty years at Woodstock, the mystical and messy event that became the father of all musical festivals, the entertainment industry is diluted with festivals and events like it...
21:00 2019-08-16

Max Yasgur Rented Out His Farm for Woodstock. His Neighbors Sued Him He may not have been as hip as Jimi Hendrix, but Max Yasgur played as important a role in the original Woodstock, which took place 50 years ago, beginning Aug. 15, 1969. Woodstock’s organizers were four men in their 20s — Artie Kornfeld, Michael Lang, John Roberts and Joel Rosenman &mdas...
23:00 2019-08-14

Miley Cyrus latest star to abandon Woodstock 50 Miley Cyrus was reported on Tuesday to have pulled out of the troubled Woodstock 50 festival, joining a string of other big names who say they will no longer take part in the official event meant to mark the anniversary of the landmark 1969 music festival....
17:39 2019-07-31

Woodstock 50 music festival called off due to 'unforeseen setbacks' The troubled Woodstock 50 anniversary music festival planned for August was officially canceled on Wednesday, with organizers blaming a series of "unforeseen setbacks."...
22:26 2019-07-31

How Music Festivals Became a Massive Business in the 50 Years Since Woodstock Sleeping in a tent for days to catch a glimpse of Beyoncé making history at Coachella. Crowding into a park for a surprise performance that turns out to be Dolly Parton at the Newport Folk Festival. As music festivals have taken off in popularity, these kids of experiences have become a key f...
23:00 2019-08-14

Woodstock 50 loses its venue and event producer within an hour The writing has been on the wall since April when the Woodstock 50 lost its investors, Densu Aegus Network’s Amplifi Live. The event’s organizers were determined to move forward with the festival despite the major hiccup, promising an iconic event worthy of the legendary Woodstock name. Now, Woodsto...
20:39 2019-06-11

How a funky Harlem music fest became the ‘Black Woodstock’ When Freddie Stone, Sly’s brother, played the Harlem Cultural Festival as guitarist and co-founder of Sly and the Family Stone in the summer of 1969, it was not yet known as the “Black Woodstock,” as it would be christened in later years. “We didn’t know that it was going to turn out to be the......
12:39 2019-08-16

Sex, skinny-dipping and acid trips: Behind the scenes at Woodstock Michael Lang calls hosting 600,000 strangers “the best time of my life, outside of family [events] . . . We made the dream happen — showing that people could live compassionately together — and we made it all up as we went along.”...
04:13 2019-06-30

50th anniversary of Woodstock music festival celebrated Ringo Starr, Arlo Guthrie and the Edgar Winter Brand performed this week at a concert in upstate New York, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock music festival....
23:52 2019-08-17

Woodstock 50 loses site for anniversary music festival The owners of a site hosting a festival to mark the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock festival have pulled out, in the latest setback for the three-day event....
03:39 2019-06-11

Woodstock 50 canceled after Miley Cyrus, The Raconteurs drop out Organizers canceled the beleaguered Woodstock 50 Music and Arts Fair on Wednesday after months of setbacks and about a dozen musical acts dropped out....
02:52 2019-08-01

Woodstock 50 music festival officially cancelled weeks before event The troubled 50th anniversary event planned for August in Maryland has been officially called offThe troubled Woodstock 50th anniversary music festival planned for August has been officially called off, entertainment publication Variety reported on Wednesday, citing multiple sources.Variety said tha...
21:39 2019-07-31

Woodstock festival ‘pilgrims’ return to concert site 50 years later Bethel Woods Center for the Arts is hosting a series of events Thursday through Sunday at the bucolic 1969 concert site, 130 kilometres northwest of New York City....
22:39 2019-08-16

'You can still sense the love': Baby boomers revel at Woodstock 50 years on Baby boomers dressed in tie-dye, rolling wheelchairs and chasing a memory of peace and love flocked to Bethel, New York, for the weekend to mark the 50th anniversary of Woodstock, the music festival that defined 1960s counterculture....
19:52 2019-08-17

Is Woodstock 50 the Next Fyre Festival? Music Event Is Officially Canceled UPDATE: Woodstock 50 has been canceled, co-founder Michael Lang announced on Wednesday. "We are saddened that a series of unforeseen setbacks has made it impossible to put on the......
22:52 2019-07-31

‘They Cleaned Up Pretty Well.’ What Archeologists Found at the Farm Where Woodstock Was Held Most people were pleased in the summer of 1969 at how quickly the debris was cleared away following that summer’s Woodstock Music and Arts Festival in upstate New York. When half a million people descend on a single, 600-acre farm in the midst of a hot, rainy, muddy August, you can expect a me...
13:00 2019-08-01

Woodstock 50 festival: Watkins Glen terminates site license WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) — The fate of the Woodstock 50 festival is further in doubt after Watkins Glen International announced it’s not hosting the anniversary event. Watkins Glen issued a two-sentence statement Monday saying it had terminated the site license for the festival “pursuant ...
00:39 2019-06-11

A mecca for baby boomers: Woodstock museum keeps memory of '69 alive At the spot where the legendary festival took place 50 years ago, there's now a museum and music conference center chronicling and celebrating the history of Woodstock. But does it do justice to the historic events?...
05:00 2019-08-15

Organizers of Woodstock Anniversary Concert Win Partial Victory in Court A judge said that a company that was to finance Woodstock 50 could not unilaterally cancel the festival, but the firm does not have to return the $18 million it had taken back....
15:00 2019-05-21

Woodstock 50 festival says show back on after winning court ruling Organizers of a three-day concert marking the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock music festival said on Wednesday the show was back on after winning a court ruling against a lead investor....
15:13 2019-05-21

Woodstock: How a farmer, four promoters and one couple embody the spirit of the festival To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Woodstock, we take a look back at the farmer, promoters and people who embodied the iconic festival.        ...
14:13 2019-08-16

Troubled Woodstock 50 festival bids for 'great American comeback' The organizers of the troubled Woodstock 50 festival are making a last ditch attempt to save the event next month, pledging jobs and donations to community projects in a bid to win support from residents in a small town in upstate New York....
22:26 2019-07-15

In photos: Woodstock turns 50: A look back at the legendary music festival Ringo Starr, Arlo Guthrie and the Edgar Winter Brand performed August 16 to 19, 2019, at a concert at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, in upstate New York, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock music festival....
20:26 2019-08-19

The Couple in This Famous Woodstock Album Cover Photo Is Still Together 50 Years Later For the couple seen embracing under a blanket on the cover of the Woodstock soundtrack, milestone anniversaries of the music festival in Bethel, N.Y., are usually happy occasions. Ever since LIFE magazine’s 20th anniversary commemorative edition revealed that they were the people on the cover ...
23:13 2019-08-12

Zelfa Barrett and Lyon Woodstock show the sport of boxing how it should be done Zelfa Barrett and Lyon Woodstock tell John Evans why the're willing to face their demons inside the ring in tonight's showdown The post Zelfa Barrett and Lyon Woodstock show the sport of boxing how it should be done appeared first on Boxing News....
19:13 2019-06-15

Court battles and cash hassles: Woodstock 50 loses its stardust Organisers are still upbeat but the future of festival to mark event’s anniversary is increasingly uncertainIt was billed as the musical event of the summer, a chance to remember a defining moment of the counterculture movement that took place in a field in upstate New York half a century ago.But ju...
17:52 2019-06-02

Woodstock Had Some of the Most Legendary Performances in History. But Many Attendees Never Heard a Single Note The musical lineup at Woodstock was unparalleled: Jimi Hendrix, the Who, Janis Joplin, Sly & the Family Stone and many more showed up to play at Max Yasgur’s farm in Bethel, New York, 50 years ago in August, 1969. Many of the performances that took place there are now considered legendary, tha...
18:00 2019-08-01

A New Woodstock Doc Offers a Hippie Nostalgia Trip. But It’s Time to Think More Critically About the Festival What was it like to be at Woodstock? It’s a question that attendees have been fielding since Graham Nash regaled then-girlfriend Joni Mitchell (who’d been stuck in New York City that weekend preparing for an appearance on The Dick Cavett Show) with recollections of the incandescent exper...
23:00 2019-08-07

No Location, Tickets TBD and 1 Act Down: All the Problems Plaguing Woodstock 50 After the Fyre Fest Debacle Peace, love and strife. On January 9, 2019, it was officially announced that Woodstock 50 would be happening, a 50th anniversary three-day concert event that would commemorate the......
12:13 2019-06-16

Woodstock photos forgotten in filing cabinet are displayed for first time, 50 years later Mark Goff, a photographer for an underground paper, took hundreds of pictures at Woodstock. The negatives were filed away and barely mentioned.        ...
04:00 2019-08-09

Lovey dovey: Woodstock LP’s iconic couple still has a groovy thing goin’ As 20-year-old sweethearts, Nick Ercoline and Bobbi Kelly were immortalized as the poster (flower) children of Woodstock. A photograph of the couple — wrapped in a tender embrace and a pink blanket — became the cover of 1970’s “Woodstock: Music from the Original Soundtrack and More.” But at the time...
04:52 2019-08-09

Woodstock producer 'pretty bummed' at missed bid to recreate 1969 activism The man behind the failed Woodstock 50 anniversary festival said on Friday he was "pretty bummed" at losing out on a chance to encourage people to take action on global warming....
10:39 2019-08-10

Area 51 raid now a festival called AlienStock that's bound to become this generation's Woodstock If you thought that plan to “storm” Area 51 was a load of crap that stemmed from a shitposting event on Facebook, you’re...sort of correct? There will be no storming, but there will be a festival in its stead. It’s a sign of the times, really, that the 50th anniversary of the most iconic festival of...
16:39 2019-08-16

Sha Na Na’s Jocko Marcellino recalls opening for Jimi Hendrix at Woodstock: ‘We bathed in the pond’ It was 50 years ago when Sha Na Na opened for Jimi Hendrix at a music festival called Woodstock during the summer of 1969 — you might have heard of it....
13:00 2019-08-20

Break Stuff explores the riots, mosh pits, and misplaced nostalgia of Woodstock ’99 In 1990, a groundbreaking exhibit by artist Robert Mapplethorpe arrived at the Cincinnati Contemporary Arts Center and practically turned the city upside down. “The Perfect Moment” was a collection of 175 black-and-white photographs shot in Mapplethorpe’s signature style, including explicit depictio...
19:39 2019-07-15

Woodstock 50th anniversary celebration canceled after lineup issues, financial problems "We are saddened that a series of unforeseen setbacks has made it impossible to put on the Festival we imagined," said organizer Michael Lang, a co-founder of the original Woodstock festival....
23:39 2019-07-31

Woodstock 2019: Generations soak in the spirit on 50th anniversary of legendary festival A focal point for generational divide in 1969, the Woodstock site is now bringing folks of different ages together.        ...
06:13 2019-08-17

A day of Brexit chaos – podcast Anushka Asthana joins her colleagues in Westminster on a chaotic and extraordinary day in British politics as Theresa May attempted to build support for her Brexit deal while members of her cabinet resigned in protest. Plus: in an exclusive extract from her autobiography, Michelle Obama reveals how ...
07:00 2019-05-25

EVE Online's Developers Want A 'Chaos Era' For The Game EVE Online’s developers have talked a lot recently about bringing some changes to the game. On a recent episode of player-created podcast Talking in Stations, CEO of CCP Games Hilmar Pétursson called for a “chaos era” to be ushered in for EVE Online and warned players to brace for impact. If other c...
17:52 2019-08-02

The Raptors Won But Finals Chaos Still Reigns It’s cheap to say that the Raptors beat the Gldn Stae Warors (which is to say, 63 percent of the Golden State Warriors) in Game 3 of the NBA Finals; in fact, it isn’t much of a stretch to say that the Raptors might have won the game anyway....
18:13 2019-06-06

Coastal preview: Get ready for more chaos and unpredictability Can Miami find a competent quarterback? Will Virginia Tech's defense bounce back? Could Pitt repeat as division champ? We dig into these questions and more in our ACC Coastal team previews....
23:52 2019-07-18

Metal Wolf Chaos XD: The Kotaku Review I hesitate to call any review of Metal Wolf Chaos XD complete if it does not include a long-winded anecdote about how I personally got rich in 2007 by selling off a stack of mint-condition copies of the Japanese Xbox original which I’d bought for less than $3 each. Therefore, barring any other revie...
06:13 2019-08-08

The Yin Yang Symbol: A Philosophy of Chaos and Harmony The complementary nature of Yin and Yang are perhaps best illustrated by the iconic black-and-white yin-yang symbol. Yet, the philosophy behind the concept can apply to many things. The ancient symbol has been a foundational aspect of Chinese philosophy since at least the third century BC, perhaps e...
20:01 2019-06-27

Anger and chaos after police shooting in Tennessee Chaos erupted in Memphis, Tennessee as authorities investigated a shooting involving a regional fugitive task force. (June 13)        ...
19:26 2019-06-13

The next Legend of Zelda is in development Nintendo closed out this year's Nintendo Direct as E3 with quite the surprise sneak peek: an early look at the next Legend of Zelda game. While plot details and game play are of course, under wraps, the video showed Link and Zelda exploring a cave an......
20:26 2019-06-11

Red Sox protest gutting loss to Rays after substitution chaos Sometimes, the charms of baseball’s rules mean that you get one pitch in 21 minutes because the umpires are quibbling over whether a substitution is legal. Here’s what the Rays tried to do against the Red Sox Wednesday in the eighth inning: With Mookie Betts, a righty, coming up to bat a...
04:52 2019-07-25

Police shooting in Tennessee leads to anger and chaos MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A chaotic scene erupted as authorities in Tennessee investigated a shooting involving members of a regional fugitive task force. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said on Twitter Wednesday night that its agents were on the scene of a shooting in Memphis. The state police agency ...
11:52 2019-06-13

| WATCH: Chaos as Hong Kong protesters take over parliament It started with an attempt Monday by hundreds of protesters to force a street vendor's trolley through the glass frontage of Hong Kong's parliament building....
22:52 2019-07-01

Florence fire triggers chaos for Italian travelers Italian train travelers suffered long delays and the cancellation of more than two dozen high-speed rail services on Monday after a fire hit the infrastructure around Florence....
14:52 2019-07-22

Profit jump for PSA Group in 2019 despite “regulatory chaos” Record operating margin of 8.7% and income increase of 11% defy global slump; CEO says no-deal Brexit “can't be considered” The PSA Group has battled significant global issues and market downturns to achieve a record profit margin and a revenue boost in 2019, bosses announced today.  The operating...
12:52 2019-07-24

Heavy rains cause flash flood chaos in Nebraska Flash flood warnings have been issued for a section of Nebraska after an overnight deluge. Up to nine inches of rain fell from storms that struck Buffalo, Dawson, Kearney and Phelps counties. (July 9)        ...
19:13 2019-07-09

‘Constant chaos’: Senate Republicans eye summer exit Senate Republicans’ long, hot summer of Trump is finally ending. And for many in the GOP, it can’t come soon enough. In just the month of July, the party has weathered a flurry of racist tweets from President Donald Trump attacking four minority congresswomen, a pro-Trump “send her back” chant and t...
16:01 2019-08-01

'I search for chaos': street photography's new stars – in pictures From the stray cats of Istanbul to Belgium’s cross-dressing carnival, the LensCulture street photography awards celebrate a bold new wave of street-life chroniclers. Here’s our pick of the best entriesView more award-winners on LensCulture’s website Continue reading......
19:00 2019-06-27

A day after street chaos, Hong Kong protesters march again A day after one of Hong Kong's most iconic shopping districts was transformed into a tear gas-filled battleground, protesters have again taken to the streets....
11:39 2019-08-04

The Plan to Avert Banking Chaos In a No-Deal Brexit Prime Minister Boris Johnson has committed to taking the U.K. out of the European Union by Oct. 31, with or without a deal. Britain’s financial industry and its regulators have been laying the groundwork for departure without an agreement or a transition period -- a so-called no-deal Brexit. The goo...
16:01 2019-08-04

Political chaos results in fall of Papua New Guinea PM Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O'Neill formally resigned on Wednesday after losing the support of parliament during weeks of political turmoil in the South Pacific island nation....
09:01 2019-05-29

Watchdog demands answers as power cut causes chaos across Britain Energy regulators on Saturday demanded an urgent report from the operator of Britain's electricity grid into what caused a power cut that led to chaos across the country, with trains brought to a standstill and traffic lights knocked out....
08:13 2019-08-11

Joe Girardi watching Mets’ chaos unfold with intrigue From the broadcast booth, Joe Girardi has watched the sparks in Flushing turn into a dumpster fire. Though many wonder whether he will soon have a better view. One day after the Mets issued manager Mickey Callaway the slightest vote of confidence — “for the foreseeable future” R...
02:52 2019-05-22

These Hidden Women Helped Invent Chaos Theory Two programmers played a key role in developing chaos theory and the famous butterfly effect, but they've been left out of virtually all accounts of the work....
02:26 2019-05-27

Chaos Breaks Out At Uniqlo In China Over Kaws T-Shirts The American artist Kaws has once again teamed up with Japanese clothing chain for a series of shirts that were released worldwide. In China, clips show all hell breaking loose....
14:01 2019-06-05

Hong Kong Protesters Apologize After Chaos at Airport After ugly, violent scenes on Tuesday night, demonstrators promised to do better. “We apologize for our behavior but we are just too scared,” one post read....
09:00 2019-08-14

Amidst the chaos, Sara Bareilles finds a new voice Feeling “lost” after Donald Trump won the U.S. presidential election in 2016, Sara Bareilles turned to songwriting to find healing. (May 23)        ...
09:00 2019-05-24

Man with apparent rifle sparks chaos on Bronx bus: cops A man holding what was believed to be a rifle caused panic on a Bronx bus, injuring a 77-year-old woman, police said Sunday. The gunman boarded the back of a Bx15 bus just before 10 p.m. Saturday on 3rd Avenue and Tremont Avenue, cops said. The suspect was holding a bag and what witnesses believed.....
16:26 2019-06-23

| Pro-democracy push causes transport chaos in Hong Kong Peak-hour morning train travel and international flights in Hong Kong were thrown into chaos as pro-democracy protesters launched an attempted city-wide strike to ramp up pressure on the financial hub's embattled leaders....
15:52 2019-08-05

Tiamat, Mesopotamian Mother Goddess: From Chaos to Creation Tiamat is an ambiguous deity who played an important role in the creation myth of ancient Mesopotamia. She was their personification of the primordial sea, from which the first generation of gods were born.  ...
04:00 2019-05-28

Don't panic about The Uninhabitable Earth, a new book predicting chaos If you read a book painting the very worst-case scenarios about what global warming means for human life you could easily panic. Here’s why you shouldn’t...
15:00 2019-05-21

Chaos at Louisiana Walmart after 2 men argue, pull guns BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Two men arguing at a Walmart customer service counter pulled guns on each other, setting off a stampede of panicked customers, some of whom thought there had been a shooting. East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff Sid Gautreaux says a preliminary investigation did not find any evide...
10:52 2019-08-07

Italian PM expected to resign as political chaos deepens Giuseppe Conte to address Senate, two weeks after deputy PM pulled plug on coalitionThe Italian prime minister, Giuseppe Conte, is widely expected to resign on Tuesday after delivering a blistering attack against Matteo Salvini, the leader of the far-right League.Conte, a law professor who was pluck...
13:00 2019-08-20

Giants’ wide receiver chaos gives T.J. Jones another chance T.J. Jones understands the importance of making a first impression. So when he went out in the Giants’ preseason opener against the Jets on Thursday night and caught all six of his targets for 72 yards, including a 31-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Kyle Lauletta, Jones kicked off his career in...
11:00 2019-08-12

Ford closes UK plant amid Brexit chaos Ford has announced plans to close an engine plant in Wales, dealing yet another blow to a UK industry that is being ravaged by weak car sales and uncertainty over Brexit....
22:52 2019-06-06

Legend of Mariano Rivera goes way beyond the numbers The 652 saves, most in MLB history, tell only part of the story. The legacy of Mariano Rivera lives on not only in that number, but in the Yankees bullpen with the way Rivera went about his work. Just as the way he wore the legendary No. 42 with class, Rivera not only delivered, he......
06:26 2019-07-19

R.I.P. New Orleans music legend Dr. John Malcolm John Rebennack, known to funk and blues fans the world over by his voodoo-inflected stagename, Dr. John, has died. Perhaps the 20th century’s most successful exporter of New Orleans style and sound, Dr. John’s accomplishments were as numerous as they were colorful. After all, how many other ...
05:13 2019-06-07

Where are they now? Hicham El Guerrouj’s legend lives on "One of the greatest middle-distance runners of all time, El Guerrouj still holds the world record in the 1500m. Today, he organizes a popular race in Morocco."...
18:39 2019-07-18

Would LeBron James Be An Esports Legend? It is indeed one of the slowest sports weeks of the year, one in which basketbloggers no longer have Summer League to drool over, NFL access merchants try to get you jacked up for nascent training camps storylines that will be forgotten within minutes, the most exciting baseball thing to happen is t...
06:13 2019-07-19

What's Your Favorite Automotive Urban Legend? In 1958, a small company in Haifa, Israel called Autocars, Co. introduced the Susita, a small, boxy microcar with a Reliant-sourced motor. To keep manufacturing costs low in a developing nation only ten years old, Autocars decided that the body should be made of fiberglass....
22:26 2019-08-03

XFL legend ‘He Hate Me’ missing for nearly a week A former NFL running back best known for his XFL nickname has been missing for nearly a week, South Carolina authorities said Tuesday. Rod Smart, better known as “He Hate Me” from the XFL’s lone season, was last seen early Wednesday in Indian Land while driving a silver 2016 Nissan Maxima with...
20:52 2019-06-18

Red Sox legend Ortiz stable after shooting in DR Former Red Sox slugger and Dominican star David Ortiz is expected to make a full recovery after being shot at a club in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, his father told local reporters....
09:52 2019-06-10

NFL, Miami legend Buoniconti dies at 78 Nick Buoniconti, a Pro Football Hall of Fame linebacker and part of the undefeated 1972 Miami Dolphins, died Tuesday night, his family announced. He was 78....
01:52 2019-08-01

UK lawmakers threaten to drag Queen Elizabeth into Brexit chaos Senior members of the United Kingdom's ruling Conservative party are so concerned about the country leaving the European Union without a deal that they are planning to go over the new Prime Minister's head and appeal directly to the Queen....
18:39 2019-07-19

11-year-old boy died in crash after spider on mom’s hand sparks chaos An 11-year-old boy died in a horrific car crash in the UK after a spider dropped onto his mom’s hand as she drove — sparking a frenzy that sent her car careening into a 4×4 hauling a trailer of sheep, a probe of the case revealed this week. Tristan Silver and his sister 8-year-old Branwen...
17:01 2019-06-20

Flight turns to chaos as bugs fall from overhead compartment This is what it’s like to fly in roach class. Flight attendants on a Canadian airliner asked the passengers to play exterminators and squash an army of bugs that fell out of the overhead compartments, according to a report. The incident occurred on an Air Transat plane that was about to take off fro...
02:13 2019-06-28

Blackouts plunge Venezuela into chaos as minister blames saboteurs Nationwide outages caused by ‘electromagnetic attack’ on hydroelectric system, government claims Venezuela has been hit by a nationwide power outage which the government has blamed on an “electromagnetic attack” on the nation’s hydroelectric system.The blackouts affected at least 14 of Venezuela’s 2...
06:39 2019-07-23

Flights resuming at Hong Kong airport after protest chaos Flights resumed at Hong Kong's airport Wednesday morning after two days of disruptions marked by outbursts of violence that highlight the hardening positions of pro-democracy protesters and the authorities in the semi-autonomous Chinese city....
12:39 2019-08-14

Protesters apologize after days of chaos at Hong Kong airport Flights have resumed at Hong Kong’s airport after two days of chaos and violence involving pro-democracy demonstrators, who offered their apologies Wednesday to stranded passengers, according to reports. A few dozen protesters remained camped in the busy hub’s arrivals area a day after a mass demons...
17:52 2019-08-14

UK police say they will prevent repeat of climate-change protest chaos Climate activists Extinction Rebellion will not be allowed to repeat the kind of disruption they caused in London earlier this year when they hold fresh demonstrations in October, police said on Thursday....
16:39 2019-07-18

| Wall collapse kills 18 as monsoon chaos hits Mumbai At least 18 people were killed in Mumbai when a wall collapsed as the heaviest monsoon rains in a decade brought chaos to India's financial capital and surrounding areas....
18:26 2019-07-02

Hong Kong leader sees 'way out' of chaos after peaceful protest Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday she hoped a peaceful weekend anti-government protest was the start of an effort to restore calm and that talks with non-violent protesters would provide "a way out" for the Chinese-ruled city....
10:13 2019-08-20

De Blasio slammed by police union over anti-cop ‘chaos’ in Brooklyn "How are cops supposed to do our job in this environment? When will @NYPDNews or @NYCMayor @BilldeBlasio stand up & say enough is enough?" the Police Benevolent Association fumed on Twitter....
06:52 2019-08-19

Hong Kong protesters march in peace after weeks of chaos Thousands of pro-democracy protesters march in peace in the city's center to "show the world that Hong Kong people can be totally peaceful." The day of peace marks the 11th week of demonstrations....
16:52 2019-08-18

Van Aert sprints to stage but Thomas the big winner on Tour day of chaos • Pinot, Fuglsang, Urán and Porte lose time in crosswinds• Van Aert takes stage win, Alaphilippe keeps yellowThe defending champion Geraint Thomas gained time on a handful of rivals as crosswinds caused chaos in the peloton in the climax of Monday’s 10th stage of the Tour de France.Thomas was on the...
18:26 2019-07-15

NewsGuild orders presidential election rerun after ballot chaos The NewsGuild, the nation’s largest journalism union, has tossed out the results of the last election for its national president and ordered a new one after finding that more than 1,000 members in Canada never received ballots. Insurgent Jon Schleuss, 31, who was an organizer in the successful unio...
15:52 2019-08-16

Metal Wolf Chaos XD review – unreconstructed mad mech trash PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One; FromSoftware/Devolver DigitalIn this slightly upgraded 2004 game, you rampage as a robot President – discharging your bazookas, missile launchers and railguns in the name of freedomIn 2004, when Metal Wolf Chaos was first released on the original Xbox, it didn’t have a s...
15:00 2019-08-16

The Latest Revamp of Top Gear Is Full of Laughs, Chaos and Pain Top Gear Series 27: Here We Go Again. The biggest motoring show in the world (or second-biggest, depending on your thoughts about The Grand Tour) is back, yet again with a rebooted trio of hosts set out to recapture the nerdy, knowledgable absurdity of a motoring show in a constant state of change a...
01:13 2019-07-16

Soul Searching Among Hong Kong Protesters After Chaos at Airport After violent scenes on Tuesday, demonstrators promised to do better. “We apologize for our behavior but we are just too scared,” one social post read....
21:26 2019-08-14

UK police vow to stop repeat of climate-change protest chaos British police said they would not allow protesters from the Extinction Rebellion anti-climate change group to repeat the kind of disruption they caused in London earlier this year when they hold fresh demonstrations in October....
14:26 2019-07-18

"Against Civilized Behaviour": India Slams Pakistan Over Iftar Chaos Indian High Commission letter criticised Pakistan for "intimidation and coercion" of guests invited to its Iftar party in Islamabad, calling it violation of "basic norms of diplomatic conduct" and......
17:00 2019-06-02

Deadly Monsoon Rains Cause Chaos in India's Financial Capital Mumbai was shut down with businesses forced to close after the heaviest rains in a decade flooded the city, stopping trains, diverting flights and killing at least 27 people in the region....
14:39 2019-07-02

In ‘A Sand Book,’ Ariana Reines Finds Ecstasy in Chaos The writing in Reines’s new collection is queer and raunchy, raw and occult and vulnerable as she moves between worlds in search of the divine and the self....
21:00 2019-06-17

Embrace the active chaos of fantasy football auction drafts Getting your doctorate degree takes a while. Learning how to excel at a new job doesn’t happen overnight. A fine wine isn’t made in a day. Sometimes, good things take a while. They don’t frequently happen overnight. You shouldn’t be swayed by the investment in time these endeavors require. In fact, ...
22:39 2019-08-02

British Airways passengers face chaos after latest IT failures Thousands of British Airways passengers had to endure cancellations, delays and long queues at airports as the airline suffered its third major computer failure in a little more than two years....
15:13 2019-08-07

Transport chaos across England and Wales after major power cuts Failure on National Grid network affects train services and road usersLarge parts of England and Wales have been left without electricity following a major power cut, electricity network operators have said, with a serious impact reported on rail and road services, including city traffic lights.Pass...
22:52 2019-08-09

Chelsea revel in chaos and controversy to claim another major prize Chaos and controversy are mainstays of the Roman Abramovich era at Chelsea, yet no matter what the drama, winning remains a powerful, unstoppable strand of their DNA....
14:13 2019-05-30

Homeless people are causing subway chaos, data shows New York City’s homelessness crisis is slowing down straphangers. The number of service disruptions due to incidents involving homeless riders is up over 50 percent in the first three months of this year compared to 2018, according to MTA data. Of the 371 incidents through March of this year, ...
21:26 2019-06-11

Josh Donaldson plunking sparks Braves-Pirates chaos ATLANTA — Pittsburgh right-hander Joe Musgrove and Atlanta third baseman Josh Donaldson have been ejected for triggering a benches-clearing confrontation. Pirates manager Clint Hurdle also was ejected by home-plate umpire Brian Gorman for arguing the decision to toss Musgrove. With two outs in the f...
02:52 2019-06-11

Hong Kong protests descend into chaos during citywide strike Police fire teargas and rubber bullets in clashes with thousands of demonstratorsHong Kong protesters have clashed with police and fought off a group of men armed with poles as the city’s political unrest continues.A citywide strike accompanied by rallies in seven districts descended into chaos on M...
01:13 2019-08-06

Campaign chaos sows disillusion ahead of Guatemala vote The road to Sunday’s presidential election in Guatemala has been a flurry of court rulings and shenanigans, illegal party-switching and allegations of malfeasance that torpedoed some candidacies...
22:52 2019-06-14

Indonesian rallies were coordinated to cause chaos, says president's chief of staff Indonesian authorities believe different groups coordinated plans to exploit political rallies last week to cause chaos, which included a bid to create "martyrs" by shooting protesters, President Joko Widodo's chief of staff said....
15:26 2019-05-29

Trump administration ban on cruises to Cuba creates chaos for U.S. travelers The Trump administration banned cruises to Cuba under new restrictions on U.S. travel to the Caribbean island imposed on Tuesday to pressure its Communist government to reform and stop supporting Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro....
04:26 2019-06-05

Trade conflicts are threatening the world with 'chaos,' expert warns Nations need to cooperate to overcome their differences instead of resorting to retaliatory measures that hurt global growth, an international trade expert told CNBC on Friday....
12:00 2019-06-07

Apple CEO Tim Cook: Technology companies need to take responsibility for chaos they create Although Cook did not mention companies by name, his commencement speech in Silicon Valley's backyard mentioned data breaches, privacy violations, and even made reference to Theranos, a disgraced startup....
21:52 2019-06-16

Papua New Guinea PM formally resigns after weeks of political chaos Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O'Neill formally resigned on Wednesday after losing the support of parliament during weeks of political turmoil in the South Pacific island nation....
06:00 2019-05-29

Hong Kong descends into chaos as violent protests intensify After two months of demonstrations, Hong Kong ground to a halt Monday during a violence-filled general strike that saw protesters blocking trains during the morning rush hour and more than 200 flights getting canceled when ground workers walked off the job, according to reports. Police fired tear ga...
21:01 2019-08-05

Gregorius? LeMahieu? Solving Yankees’ upcoming infield chaos How’s this gonna work? Back in January, many Yankees fans fumed about the idea of DJ LeMahieu ever being in their team’s lineup. Now, with Didi Gregorius set to rejoin the team Friday in Cleveland, having neared completion of the rehabilitation from Tommy John surgery on his right elbow, concern exi...
04:00 2019-06-03

| US athletics legend Lewis lashes Trump Olympic athletics legend Carl Lewis, attending the Pan American Games at the invitation of Lima organisers, took the opportunity to slam US President Donald Trump....
07:13 2019-08-06

Cliff Branch, Raiders legend, dead at 71 Cliff Branch, one of the Raiders’ career-leading receivers who won three Super Bowls, has died. He was 71. Police in Bullhead City, Arizona, say Branch was found dead in a hotel room Saturday. They say an initial investigation revealed no foul play and that Branch died of natural causes. One o...
20:52 2019-08-04

MMA legend Anderson Silva becomes US citizen: 'this is my country now' Brazilian mixed martial arts legend Anderson “Spider” Silva was sworn in as a United States citizen Tuesday, proudly saying afterward: “This is my country now.”...
14:01 2019-07-24

Auto Industry Legend Lee Iacocca Dead at 94 Lee Iacocca, one of the true legends of the auto industry died at 7:30 this morning at his home in the Bel Air neighborhood of Los Angeles, California. Iacocca was known for many things, but is probably best remembered as the man who was the driving force behind the Ford Mustang, and the CEO that ma...
09:00 2019-07-03

Raiders receiving legend Branch dies at 71 Cliff Branch, a three-time All-Pro wide receiver who won three Super Bowls during his 14-year NFL career, all with the Oakland Raiders, has died, the team confirmed late Saturday....
10:26 2019-08-05

A New Legend Begins in the First Trailer for Netflix's The Witcher We’ve had teases. We’ve had butt shots. But now, it’s finally time for us to properly introduce ourselves to Henry Cavill’s take on Geralt of Rivia, best known to fans of the CD Projekt Red RPG series and Andrzej Sapkowski novels as the Witcher....
00:26 2019-07-20

All Daniel Jones has to do is win over a city and replace a legend They didn’t want him, not with the sixth pick of the NFL draft. They booed, and booed loudly. They wanted Dwayne Haskins. But Daniel Jones wanted them. He wanted Giants fans and he wanted New York. He wanted the opportunity to learn at the feet of Eli Manning. Now Jones tries to unseat an icon,......
21:00 2019-07-19

Formula One legend Niki Lauda dies at 70 Racing driver Niki Lauda, three-time Formula One champion, has passed away surrounded by family. His death has triggered an outpouring of praise for a man whose comeback from a horrific crash inspired F1 fans worldwide....
14:39 2019-05-21

On This Day: African legend Dick Tiger is born Paul Wheeler celebrates the career of Dick Tiger – a middleweight powerhouse who matured into a light-heavyweight champion The post On This Day: African legend Dick Tiger is born appeared first on Boxing News....
15:52 2019-08-14

Auto industry legend Lee Iacocca dies at 94 Father of the Mustang, midwife to the minivan, rescuer of Chrysler Corp., Lee Iacocca changed the course of automotive history.        ...
04:00 2019-07-03

New Cars That Need to Die (and Driving a '90s JDM Rally Cheating Legend) Automotive technology changes, design moves forward, performance capabilities climb. But for some reason there are cars that seem to not even get a hint of that innovation. Cars like the Mitsubishi Mirage, the Chevy Impala, and even the Toyota Land Cruiser—how and why do they still exist in their cu...
00:13 2019-06-22

Nighttime podcast recap: The legend of ‘Glove Guy’ When host Jordan Bonaparte first heard of Halifax's "Glove Guy," he immediately dismissed it as untrue or an exaggeration. His initial conclusion couldn't have been more wrong....
03:26 2019-06-01

Several stabbed, trampled at Chicago’s Navy Pier amid fireworks chaos Chaos erupted just outside the “secure zone” of Chicago’s Navy Pier on the Fourth of July when three people, including two teens, were stabbed during a fight — and then 14 more were trampled in an ensuing stampede after someone yelled “Gun!,” according to a new report. The ma...
18:52 2019-07-05

Donald Trump’s UK trade promises are hot air – his aim is Brexit chaos | Michael H Fuchs If Boris Johnson seriously believes the US will shower rewards on Britain after leaving the EU he is mistakenAs the UK races towards a potential no-deal Brexit, President Donald Trump is cheering it on. But Brexit – especially without a deal in place with the European Union – would be bad for the US...
21:52 2019-08-20

Violence, strikes and chaos as protests sweep Hong Kong – in pictures For the ninth consecutive weekend pro-democracy protesters rallied on the streets of Hong Kong against a controversial extradition bill. As clashes between protestors and police became more violent, Hong Kong’s chief executive, Carrie Lam, apologised for introducing the extradition bill and declared...
11:39 2019-08-05

Hong Kong leader says dialogue and 'mutual respect' offer way out of chaos Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday she hoped a peaceful weekend anti-government protest was the start of efforts to restore calm and that talks with non-violent protesters would provide "a way out" for the Chinese-ruled city....
13:00 2019-08-20

Hong Kong police fire tear gas as protests descend into chaos Hong Kong police fired tear gas to disperse protesters in chaotic scenes late on Sunday as anger over an extradition bill morphs into a fresh front against what many see as a broader erosion of freedoms by the city's political masters in Beijing....
17:52 2019-07-21

Pastor John Hagee: Secularizing of America will lead to 'heartache and chaos' Figures in government and media are trying to secularize American culture, which will lead the country away from its founding Judeo-Christian principles, according to Pastor John Hagee....
12:52 2019-07-14

Hong Kong Strike Sinks City Into Chaos, and Government Has Little Reply The city’s top official, Carrie Lam, warned of “very precarious circumstances” and accused protesters of challenging Chinese sovereignty over Hong Kong....
20:13 2019-08-05

Vladimir Putin: Russia open to new talks with U.S. to avoid 'chaos without rules' Now that the U.S. has left the 32-year-old Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty, Russia is ready to open discussions on a potential successor to avoid an arms race, Kremlin President Vladimir Putin said Monday....
10:13 2019-08-06

Trump shrugs off trade war concerns; China warns of market chaos U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday dismissed concerns over a protracted trade war with China, as Beijing warned that Washington's decision to label it a currency manipulator would lead to chaos in financial markets....
21:26 2019-08-06

Newlyweds missed £10k Maldives honeymoon after British Airways flight chaos A newlywed couple were forced to abandon their dream honeymoon after British Airways's IT system went into meltdown, with holidaymakers facing more chaos today....
15:00 2019-08-08

Recession fears grow as UK economy shrinks on back of Brexit chaos A 0.2% contraction between April and June is first fall in GDP in six and a half yearsBusiness live blog – pound weakens as economy contractsFears that the UK could be heading for its first recession in a decade have been stoked by grim official figures showing that the economy contracted in the sec...
18:00 2019-08-09

Impeachment chaos: Pols can’t agree on whether or not they’ve launched process to oust Trump The phrase “constitutional crisis” has been used by House Democrats to describe Donald Trump's presidency -- but it turns out they may be creating one of their own....
22:13 2019-08-12

| Blockade, beating, pepper spray on second day of Hong Kong airport chaos Chaos has gripped Hong Kong's airport for a second day as pro-democracy protesters staged a disruptive sit-in that paralysed hundreds of flights, saw police fire pepper spray, and a mainland journalist beaten....
09:26 2019-08-14

Hong Kong's business reputation takes hit with second day of airport chaos Protests at Hong Kong's airport caused a second day of travel mayhem, threatening the city's reputation as a stable place for business.       ...
22:00 2019-08-13

The great UK rail disruption: How Virgin Train restored order from chaos Virgin Train, a ServiceNow customer, is undergoing transformation like so many industries. Where it differs is with its team, its perspective, and its success. Listen to John Sullivan, Virgin Train CIO tell you about it. You will learn something....
18:39 2019-06-11

BlackRock's Larry Fink slams the UK for its 'irresponsibility' amid Brexit chaos The UK is due to leave the European Union on March 29 but Parliament has not yet agreed on, let alone ratified, a Brexit deal with the EU, raising the prospect of a "no-deal" departure....
16:13 2019-05-21

Lit firecracker thrown into subway train sparks morning commute chaos Someone tossed a lit firecracker into an F train at 14th Street during the morning commute Friday, causing chaos when it exploded, according to riders and MTA officials. Twitter user @Amelia_Vogler tweeted that someone threw the “lit, explosive firecracker” into a rear car of the northbo...
17:26 2019-05-31

UPDATE 5-Trump administration ban on cruises to Cuba creates chaos for U.S. travelers The Trump administration banned cruises to Cuba under new restrictions on U.S. travel to the Caribbean island imposed on Tuesday to pressure its Communist government to reform and stop supporting Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro....
03:00 2019-06-05

Trump State Visit to U.K. Faces Turbulence Amid Brexit Chaos When the American president arrives in London on Monday, it’s not clear how much more he can shake up a country that is already roiled by the Brexit debacle....
17:39 2019-06-02

Bodies of father and daughter taken home as Trump blamed for border chaos Óscar and Valeria Martinez died trying to cross Rio GrandeAid worker says Trump chaos killing innocent migrantsThe bodies of a young father and his tiny daughter who drowned in the Rio Grande have been repatriated to their native El Salvador, two days after shocking images of their deathly embrace g...
15:26 2019-06-28

Reports of a shooting caused chaos at the Toronto Raptors' championship parade via Meagan Fitzpatrick/Twitter There was reportedly a shooting at the Toronto Raptors championship parade on Monday. Police say there were two victims with non-life-threatening injuries. Gun shots and reports of the shooting caused a chaotic scene, as those in attendance fled, all while the Raptors...
03:39 2019-06-18

Chaos, hope, change: stories from 70 years of the People's Republic of China Seven decades after Mao declared the beginning of a new era, Chinese people reflect on the dizzying and jolting changes that have forged the modern nationThis year marks 70 years since Mao Zedong stood in Tiananmen Square in Beijing and declared the beginning of the People’s Republic of China. To th...
06:26 2019-05-29

Death, carnage and chaos: a climber on his recent ascent of Everest – podcast On 23 May, an image taken by the climber Nirmal Pujra went viral. It showed a long queue of climbers waiting to reach the summit of Everest. Elia Saikaly, a film-maker, was on that climb. He describes the ascent, while the Guardian’s Michael Safi discusses why the number of people seeking to scale E...
04:52 2019-06-04

Environment groups say Canadian oil industry asks will result in ‘climate chaos’ Several of Canada's leading environment groups say election demands from Canada's oil industry earlier this week are a direct attack on the future health and prosperity of Canadians....
01:39 2019-06-06

Lone midwife delivers amid chaos of Colombia jungle river Marciana Caycedo is the only midwife on Isla Mono, a small island marooned in the middle of the wide brown San Juan river, on Colombia's remote and rainy Pacific coast. She delivers babies into a world where families are big but food, medicine and even water are in short supply....
15:52 2019-05-21

Fiance of woman killed when Dallas crane fell recalls chaos DALLAS (AP) — Eric Ridenhour and his fiancee Kiersten Smith were enjoying a lazy Sunday in their apartment when a crane crashed into their downtown Dallas complex. Ridenhour says, “I had zero vision but I could feel the air in front of me when I was yelling her name and it was just texture. &#...
20:26 2019-06-20

| Race for Premier League riches causing chaos to Championship finances Aston Villa and Derby County face off for the biggest bounty in world football with the riches of the EPL guaranteeing around £200 million to the Champioship winner....
17:00 2019-05-26

Austrian Chancellor Calls for Top Minister’s Ouster, Deepening Government Chaos Austria’s chancellor called for the dismissal of his interior minister, a member of the Freedom Party, leading the far-right party’s other ministers to quit the government....
14:52 2019-05-21

Hong Kong protesters smash windows at legislature in fresh chaos Protesters used a metal trolley to try to storm Hong Kong's Legislative Council building on Monday and smashed windows in a fresh wave of demonstrations that have plunged the Chinese-ruled city into political turmoil....
10:13 2019-07-01

Women’s World Cup ticket fiasco shows Fifa’s capacity for chaos Organiser’s reaction when it emerged some tickets booked together are not next to one another left a lot to be desiredFollowing the still simmering fury over Uefa’s choice of Baku for the Europa League final and its corporate-heavy ticket policy for both its showpiece men’s competitions, Fifa has gi...
14:52 2019-05-21

Kevin Durant is only one safe from free-agency chaos injury created Plans haven’t changed. They’ve just become more complicated. Despite Kevin Durant likely suffering a torn Achilles in Game 5 of the NBA Finals in Toronto on Monday night, the Warriors superstar’s suddenly uncertain future doesn’t necessarily mean the line of suitors for the former MVP will shr...
22:00 2019-06-11

Southern delays: Train chaos continues into evening after heavy flooding Travellers around south London faced severe delays and train cancellations this evening as rail networks struggle to "return to normal" following heavy flooding....
23:13 2019-06-11

House Speaker Pelosi blasts Trump for 'sowing chaos over the border' U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, the top Democrat in Washington, on Friday said President Donald Trump was "sowing chaos over the border" with his threat to slap tariffs on Mexican imports, and she called on him to work with Congress on immigration reform....
05:13 2019-06-01

Brexit chaos holding back UK tech sector: London mayor London's booming technology sector could be making even faster progress if the gridlock over Brexit wasn't depriving thousands of start-ups and big tech companies of the certainty they need over policy, London mayor Sadiq Khan said on Monday....
16:13 2019-06-10

Famous Woodstock 'couple' will return for 50th anniversary event Subjects of famed 'Woodstock' photo will return to Bethel Woods for 50th anniversary of celebration        ...
18:13 2019-05-21

Cardinals legend Bob Gibson battling pancreatic cancer ST. LOUIS — St. Louis Cardinals great Bob Gibson is fighting pancreatic cancer. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch said the 83-year-old Hall of Famer was diagnosed with the cancer several weeks ago and revealed the news Saturday to the other living Hall of Famers. Gibson’s longtime agent, Dick Zitzma...
23:00 2019-07-14

Magic and Mayhem of Japanese Legend: Don’t Try To Out-Trick A Tengu! The Tengu were not only protectors of the mountains and the Buddhist faith, they were also known to be mischievous tricksters who, much like their Kitsune cousins, were capable of using magic such as glamour to change their shape. ...
17:39 2019-07-15

Boxing Legend Pernell ‘Sweet Pea’ Whitaker Dead at 55 Pernell “Sweet Pea” Whitaker, the former world champion boxer who embarrassed opponents with his elusive defense and crisp counterpunches, has died at the age of 55....
21:26 2019-07-15

Computer Science Legend Alan Turing to Appear on New £50 Note in UK The Bank of England has announced that legendary British mathematician and computer scientist Alan Turing will appear on the new £50 note in the UK. Turing was chosen from thousands of names that were submitted by the public for possible inclusion on the British currency.Read more......
16:39 2019-07-15

Opera legend Domingo accused of sexual harassment Eight singers and a dancer have said they were sexually harassed by the long-married, Placido Domingo over three decades beginning in the late 1980s.        ...
20:52 2019-08-13

Let's Remember Some Guys Goes West: The Legend Of Barney Pelty It is not an accident that Let’s Remember Some Guys, as it exists in its current form, is built around trading cards. The iterations of this broader project that have existed in the past were necessarily different—there are the true analog versions that Tom Ley originated, and there is also the avan...
23:00 2019-08-07

A Wishlist For The Legend of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild Sequel How do you improve the seeming perfection of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild? Breath of the Wild took everything that was great about the Zelda series and made it grander and more epic....
22:00 2019-06-22

First trailer for Dolemite Is My Name pays tribute to a blaxploitation legend Eddie Murphy stars as controversial comedian Rudy Ray Moore in Dolemite Is My Name, coming to Netflix this fall. Eddie Murphy is all pimped out and ready to rid his community of evildoers in the first trailer for the comic biopic, Dolemite Is My Name. It's Director Craig Brewer's tribute to Rudy R...
04:00 2019-08-13

NBA legend Shaquille O'Neal is the king of endorsements Shaq is famous for his many business deals during and after his career. He recently teamed up with Papa John's on the company's board of directors.       ...
18:13 2019-06-21

Wildcard Hoang writes name into Bullring legend with Verdasco win Roland Garros's iconic "Bullring" court will be reduced to rubble after this year's championships are over but French wildcard Antoine Hoang can at least look back one day and say he helped write the final chapter on its red dust....
03:00 2019-05-31

Shane Lowry can go from forgotten to legend at British Open PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — The locals, loud and proud, have been anticipating some Irish magic in this 148th British Open held at Royal Portrush for the first time in 68 years. They’ve been willing it to be one of their own hoisting the Claret Jug late Sunday evening at this gem of a golf course.....
03:26 2019-07-21

Athletic Bilbao legend Aduriz to retire at end of the season "Athletic Bilbao striker Aritz Aduriz has confirmed that he will retire at the end of the season, bringing an end to his 21-year career in professional football."...
14:26 2019-08-09

UA football legend Tedy Bruschi recovering from second stroke TUCSON – The University of Arizona football legend Tedy Bruschi is currently recovering in the hospital after he suffered a stroke Thursday afternoon. Back in 2005, the UA alum experienced a mild stroke three days after he played in the 2005 Super Bowl with the New England Patriots. The stroke...
21:13 2019-07-05

| Equality is my cause: Serena puts legend King in her place Serena Williams delivered a stinging rebuke to fellow legend Billie Jean King who said she should focus on tennis and stop behaving like a celebrity and fighting for equality....
12:00 2019-07-14

How Marvel legend Stan Lee found his superpower for storytelling Unlike the characters he co-created for Marvel Comics, Stan Lee’s origin story doesn’t involve gamma radiation or radioactive spiders. Instead, it involves a poor family, a stack of pulpy books, a Bronx high school and a fortuitous contest entry. His history and much more are explored in the new boo...
07:52 2019-08-04

Niki Lauda, Formula One Legend: A Story Of Fire And Ice On fire in a burning cockpit: Formula One legend Niki Lauda, who died at the age of 70, will forever be known for his 1976 accident. But even the horrific crash could not shake the 1975 world......
19:26 2019-05-21

Motown legend has Alabama lawmakers ‘Dancing in the Street’ MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — When Motown legend Martha Reeves sings her 1964 hit “Dancing in the Street” in the Alabama House of Representatives, let the record show that lawmakers feel compelled to sing along. Reeves, a native of Eufaula, Alabama, led lawmakers in song Wednesday. The lead si...
00:39 2019-05-23

Mom of WWE legend Chyna threatens to sue ‘Autopsy’ show on her death The mother of WWE Hall of Famer Chyna is trying to stop the television network REELZ from airing an upcoming episode of their new docuseries, “Autopsy: The Last Hours Of…” — which promises to reveal “the truth” about the former wrestler’s death. “I am ...
08:13 2019-08-14

The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening launches September 20 The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening is due out on Nintendo Switch in September, and you can watch the latest trailer for the adventure right here.Read More...
01:00 2019-06-12

Surprise Yankees legend is the perfect DJ LeMahieu comparison Paul O’Neill had accomplishments in his eight seasons in Cincinnati. He made an All-Star team, received MVP votes and hit in the middle of the lineup for the 1990 champion Reds. Yet, he had declining production in his age-29 season before being traded to the Yankees. The transaction was largely met ...
03:13 2019-07-04

Formula 1 racing legend Niki Lauda dead at 70 Formula 1 racing legend Niki Lauda — who once made a miraculous recovery from a horrific crash that left him badly burned — died Monday at the age of 70, his family said. “With deep sadness, we announce that our beloved Niki has peacefully passed away with his family on Monday,” the family said in.....
15:26 2019-05-21

The Maasai Legend Behind Ancient Hominin Footprints in Tanzania In 1976 paleoanthropologist Mary Leakey and other scientists reported that they’d found ancient hominin footprints at a site in Laetoli, northeastern Tanzania.  ...
04:52 2019-07-02

Giants call up Mike Yastrzemski, grandson of Red Sox legend The San Francisco Giants called up outfielder Mike Yastrzemski, grandson of Hall of Famer Carl Yastrzemski, before Saturday’s game against the Arizona Diamondbacks. The 28-year-old will make his major league debut after more than 700 games over six-plus seasons in the minors. In a corresponding move...
02:39 2019-05-26

10 Minutes Of The Legend Of Zelda: Link's Awakening On Switch The Switch remake of 1993's The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening is here at E3, and we’ve capped as much footage of it as we can to show you. It’s beautiful, largely faithful to the source material and just a bit stumbly on the framerate, which they can hopefully smooth out by the game’s Septem...
03:00 2019-06-12

La Llorona: An In-depth Investigation into the Reality of the Mexican Legend Of all the Latin American folktales and legends, none are more prolific and well-known as that of La Llorona. Long before its latest movie incarnation, “The Curse of La Llorona” ...
06:26 2019-05-25

Formula 1 legend Niki Lauda dies aged 70 Three-time F1 world champion and non-executive chairman of Mercedes F1 “passed away peacefully”, his family said Tributes have been paid to three-time Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda, who has died at the age of 70. The Austrian underwent a double lung transplant last year, and was hospitalise...
15:13 2019-05-21

Lil Nas X calls Guy Fieri a "legend," teasing the bomb-dot-com collaboration that could be “Flavor Town road remix” are four words we did not know we needed in our lives, but Guy Fieri—who is good, actually—just served them up like a plate of piping hot sliders. Last night, the Diners, Drive-Ins, And Dives host hit up viral rapper Lil Nas X to ask if, somehow, some way, that “Old Town Roa...
19:39 2019-06-07

Dayton shooting, chaos captured on surveillance video as officers seen racing towards gunfire Authorities in Dayton, Ohio can be seen racing into action in surveillance video that shows the chaotic moments when a gunman behind the shooting that left nine dead opened fire early Sunday in a neighborhood full of bars and restaurants, sending people scrambling for cover. ...
21:26 2019-08-05

Hong Kong protests unleash 'panic and chaos', leader says as airport reopens A state of "panic and chaos" exists in Hong Kong, the city's embattled leader said on Tuesday, defying calls to quit as the stock market tumbled, airlines flagged further flight disruptions and anti-government protesters filled the airport....
11:13 2019-08-13

Chaos: Charles Manson, the CIA and the Secret History of the Sixties by Tom O’Neill with Dan Piepenbring – review A journalist’s obsession with the infamous murders by the Family unearths startling ties linking the group’s leader to the US governmentIn the fetid, druggy summer of 1969, Charles Manson, a hippy messiah who claimed to be the spawn of Christ, Satan and Hitler combined, dispatched his besotted apost...
09:13 2019-07-07

Chaos erupts as former judge Tracie Hunter is dragged off to serve 6-month sentence After the jail sentence was imposed, Hunter went limp and was pulled out of the courtroom by a deputy.        ...
10:13 2019-07-23

Major Power Outage Hits Britain, Causing Rush Hour Chaos Members of the public posted images on social media, which showed the underground tube network in the darkness and people having to use their mobile phones as torches....
03:13 2019-08-10

Hong Kong airport to resume all flights after protesters cause chaos by flooding terminal Hong Kong airport has said it will restart flights after thousands of pro-democracy protesters occupied its main terminal and forced it to shut down....
06:39 2019-08-13

Offering Gas at 30 Cents Per Gallon, a Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Promotion Causes Traffic Chaos in Los Angeles A city-wide promotion in Los Angeles for a popular Amazon television series caused chaos when drivers lined up for hours to cash in on 1950s gas prices. Amazon partnered with nearly 30 businesses to roll back prices Thursday in honor of the show “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” set in the &#...
03:26 2019-08-17

Hong Kong On Brink, Protesters Unleash Travel Chaos: Chief Executive Lam Hong Kong's pro-democracy protesters are close to creating a "very dangerous situation", the city's leader warned Monday as train travel and international flights in the global financial hub were......
02:52 2019-08-06

Stopped in his tracks: New York 'subway bandit' suspect arrested for brake chaos Isaiah Thompson, 23, was charged for allegedly activating the brakes of a 2 train amid a recent pattern of subway disruptionA suspect has been arrested in the case of the mysterious “subway bandit” who has wreaked havoc on New Yorkers’ rush-hour commutes by pulling train emergency brakes, causing de...
20:52 2019-05-24

The Indy 500's pit road chaos, from wild tires to an injured crew member The 2019 Indy 500 had just as much action on pit road as the track — and that's not a good thing.        ...
08:26 2019-05-27

Political chaos in Israel deals blow to Jared Kushner's peace plan Snap polls threaten Trump’s ‘deal of the century’ as his son-in-law visits JerusalemJared Kushner’s visit to Jerusalem to promote his troubled Middle East peace plan appeared to abruptly lose its remaining energy after an overnight crisis in Israeli politics plunged the country into a months-long el...
14:52 2019-05-30

Arnaud Démare wins stage 10 of Giro after Ackermann crash sparks chaos Frenchman holds off Viviani and Selig in reduced sprint Points leader Ackermann hits tarmac close to finishArnaud Démare claimed his first win of 2019 with victory on stage 10 of the Giro d’Italia in Modena.The Frenchman held off the Italian national champion Elia Viviani and Rüdiger Selig in a redu...
22:26 2019-05-21

Nancy Pelosi Sends House Into Chaos by Violating Worst Rule in Congress Any regular reader of Splinter will know that we are generally not big fans of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. But credit where credit is due: on Tuesday, Pelosi—either inadvertently or purposefully—exposed one of the dumber and more pernicious rules of decorum in the House of Representatives....
22:52 2019-07-16

House thrown into chaos after Pelosi decries Trump's 'racist' tweets on floor UPDATE 5:35 p.m.: The House voted along party lines to allow Speaker Nancy Pelosi to refer to President Donald Trump's tweets about minority Democratic lawmakers as "racist," overriding House rules and GOP objections.The nearly two-hour long delay threw the House into chaos and pushed back a final v...
23:52 2019-07-16

Hong Kong’s Airport Devolves Into Chaos as Riot Police Clash With Protesters (HONG KONG) — Riot police clashed with pro-democracy protesters at Hong Kong’s airport late Tuesday night, moving into the terminal where the demonstrators had shut down operations at the busy transport hub for two straight days. Officers armed with pepper spray and batons confronted the...
19:52 2019-08-13

NBA legend Dwyane Wade speaks at Stoneman Douglas graduation Former Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade was the surprise guest speaker at Sunday's graduation ceremony for the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School class of 2019 at the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Fla....
21:00 2019-06-02

The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening hits shores on September 20 During its E3 2019 keynote presentation, Nintendo announced that it's remake of The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening will launch on the Nintendo Switch on September 20. This is way earlier than anyone expected.While announcing the release date for this hotly-anticipated reimagining of the...
21:39 2019-06-11

Pro wrestling legend and WWE Hall of Famer Harley Race dead at 76 The “greatest wrestler on God’s green earth” has gone to the squared circle in the sky. WWE Hall of Famer Harley Race passed away on Thursday following a battle with lung cancer. The eight-time NWA world champion was 76. “Today at 12:50, we lost the man that fought up until t...
03:26 2019-08-02

Adam Gase’s legend grows with smelling salts huff Football is back and no one is more ready for it than Jets first-year head coach Adam Gase. If you didn’t see the excitement — or mania — in his wide eyes during his introductory press conference back in January, you definitely saw it when he took a massive whiff of smelling salts just before......
18:52 2019-08-09

Brooks Koepka looking to join a legend in exclusive US Open club If Willie Anderson ever had the chance to meet Brooks Koepka, they’d probably get along quite well. They sound as if they’re a lot alike. Anderson, a Scottish immigrant, became a four-time U.S. Open champion and is the only golfer to have won three straight U.S. Opens — a trilogy that began in 1903....
11:26 2019-06-09

How Moussa Sissoko went from crushing blow to the brink of becoming a Tottenham legend When Heung-min Son won a clean sweep of Tottenham's player-of-the-season awards, topping three separate supporter polls, many at the club were surprised, believing midfielder Moussa Sissoko had clearly been the outstanding performer....
14:13 2019-05-30

Boxing legend Pernell ‘Sweet Pea’ Whitaker fatally struck by car Boxing legend Pernell “Sweet Pea” Whitaker died after being hit by a car in Virginia, according to police. The Hall of Famer, who won world titles in four weight divisions, was hit in Virginia Beach just after 10 p.m. Sunday and was pronounced dead at the scene, Virginia Beach police sai...
19:39 2019-07-15

Opera legend Placido Domingo accused of sexual harassment: What we know Placido Domingo, of the world's most recognizable and accomplished opera singers, has been accused of sexual harassment.        ...
20:52 2019-08-13

Cardinals pitching legend Bob Gibson diagnosed with pancreatic cancer Hall of Fame pitcher Bob Gibson, who won the Cy Young and National League MVP awards with the St. Louis Cardinals in 1968, announced he has been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer....
18:39 2019-07-14

AP: Women accuse opera legend Domingo of sexual harassment Numerous women have told The Associated Press that celebrated opera superstar Placido Domingo tried to pressure them into sexual relationships by dangling jobs and in some cases punishing them when they refused his advances...
15:39 2019-08-13

Blake Shelton and John Legend Are Enemies Until After The Voice Finale There are just two remaining coaches with artists left on season 16 of The Voice. On one side, Blake Shelton has three of his country stars and six wins under his belt. On the other,......
04:26 2019-05-22

Farewell To A Legend: Milo Ramone, The Conductor Of The Ramones, Has Passed Away At 83 Get the tissues ready, because the music world just lost an unforgettable icon: Milo Ramone, the conductor of the Ramones, has passed away at 83....
00:13 2019-05-24

Brazilian footie legend Romario, 53, ‘in relationship’ with 22-year-old student IT APPEARS to have been confirmed that Brazilian football icon Romario is in a relationship with a stunning 22-year-old after she posted a message online....
04:26 2019-07-09

Fans queue to say last goodbye to racing legend Lauda in Vienna Hundreds of fans queued in the rain to pay their last respects to motor racing great Niki Lauda as he lay in state in St. Stephen's Cathedral in his home city of Vienna on Wednesday....
11:39 2019-05-29

Police arrest man they say ordered shooting of Red Sox legend David Ortiz Former baseball player still recovering in hospitalOrtiz shot in what police say was case of mistaken identityPolice say actual target was cousin of alleged member of cartelAuthorities in the Dominican Republic announced on Friday that they have arrested the man behind the shooting of Boston Red Sox...
22:52 2019-06-28

The legend of The Martian, the Yankees' $5 million, 16-year-old international coup He was born in 2003, but Jasson Dominguez already has an out-of-this-world nickname, a game drawing comparisons to that of Mike Trout -- and a long line of MLB scouts and executives willing to bet that the hype is real....
03:26 2019-07-02

Peugeot e-Legend: how the popular concept will influence the maker's future Attractive lines are based on 1969 504 Coupé Peugeot's retro-inspired EV is more myth than legend. But we've been finding out which parts will make production Philippe-Emmanuel Jean – Peugeot’s brand plan and concept car strategy chief – gets out the answer before I’ve even asked the question. “O...
08:52 2019-07-08

Formula One Legend and Aviation Entrepreneur Niki Lauda Dies Three-time Formula One world champion Niki Lauda, who won two of his titles after a horrific crash that left him with serious burns and went on to become a prominent figure in the aviation industry, has died. He was 70....
15:00 2019-05-21

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend, more celebs who have broken up and gotten back together Some celebrity relationships have had their challenges along the way. Here are star couples that split but found their way back to each other.        ...
00:26 2019-08-12

London weather latest: Commuters advised not to travel as flooding prompts transport chaos Commuters have been warned not to travel on Tuesday morning after severe flooding prompted transport chaos, with dozens of trains cancelled and roads left gridlocked....
09:39 2019-06-11

Leicester emerge from chaos ready to write new Premier League story | Stuart James Efficiency with transfers and a commitment to youth are signs of renewed ambition from the club who did the impossibleIt says much about the way that Leicester City are operating these days that their transfer plans extend well beyond this window. Forward-thinking is at the heart of an active approa...
15:39 2019-07-11

Navy Pier 'chaos' after Chicago fireworks show leaves 3 stabbed, 14 trampled: reports At least three people were stabbed and more than a dozen injured in a subsequent stampede after panic broke out at Chicago’s Navy Pier on Thursday following a Fourth of July fireworks show, police said. ...
11:13 2019-07-05

Hong Kong police fire rubber bullets as protests turn to violent chaos Hong Kong police fired rubber bullets and tear gas at demonstrators who threw plastic bottles on Wednesday as protests against an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial turned to violent chaos....
12:52 2019-06-12

Dramatic day sees huge time losses in crosswind chaos as Van Aert wins stage "Wout Van Aert (Jumbo Visma) triumphed in a sprint finish to win Stage 10 of the Tour de France, but that doesn’t tell even half the story of a dramatic day of racing in southern France."...
18:52 2019-07-15

Metal Wolf Chaos XD: A weirdly timed return to 2004’s robo-blasting innocence Enlarge / I'm not sure a more ridiculous promo image for a video game exists. Well done, From Software. (credit: From Software / Devolver Digital) Microsoft's history with Xbox consoles in Japan is legendary, well-trodden stuff, though mostly because of flops and failures. It's truly a rabbit hole...
23:00 2019-08-06

Robert Mueller Russia probe statement will cause 'state of chaos' until 2020 election, Gowdy says Reaction from critics of President Trump to Special Counsel Robert Mueller's statement about the Russia investigation will spark chaos in Washington, according to Trey Gowdy....
01:00 2019-05-30

Hong Kong police fire rubber bullets, tear gas as protests descend into chaos Hong Kong police fired rubber bullets and tear gas in running clashes with protesters late on Sunday amid chaotic scenes as anger over an extradition bill morphs into a fresh front against what many see as a broader erosion of freedoms by Beijing....
04:13 2019-07-22

Active shooter scare that caused Honolulu airport chaos linked to smoking laptop Rumors of an active shooter appeared to be linked to a laptop that malfunctioned, popped and started giving off smoke at a checkpoint.       ...
17:26 2019-06-19

Making sense of chaos? Algos scour social media for clues to crypto moves After months of relative calm in cryptocurrency markets, bitcoin exploded back into life in April with its sharpest price jump in over a year - but few people could convincingly explain why....
11:39 2019-07-17

Heathrow Airport latest: Scores of holidaymakers still waiting for luggage day after baggage handling chaos Desperate air travellers are still waiting to be reunited with their luggage after technical issues at London Heathrow Airport forced them to fly without their bags....
19:26 2019-07-24

Hall of Fame quarterback and Packers legend Bart Starr dies at 85 Former Green Bay Packers QB Bart Starr, 85, died Sunday in Alabama. The Hall of Famer had been in failing health since suffering a stroke in 2014.        ...
18:13 2019-05-26

Opera legend Placido Domingo accused of serial sexual harassment Opera legend Placido Domingo is being accused of serial sexual harassment spanning three decades, alleged abuse that one victim called a “well-known secret” in the music world. Eight singers and a dancer told the Associated Press that they were sexually harassed by the married 78-year-ol...
14:52 2019-08-13

A tale of two Adam Goodes films: docos on AFL legend put racism in big picture The Final Quarter and The Australian Dream screen at the Sydney and Melbourne film festivals respectivelyIf you were somehow unaware of Adam Goodes’ stature in Australian rules football, the sudden proliferation of documentaries about him ought to cure that.On Thursday the Melbourne international fi...
08:13 2019-05-30

Niki Lauda, Formula One Legend and Three-Time World Champion, Dead at 70 Andreas Nikolaus “Niki” Lauda, a legendary figure of perseverance in the face of adversity and three-time Formula One world champion who remained a fixture in the sport even after his racing days were long over, has died, according to his family members. He was 70....
15:13 2019-05-21

Diego Maradona to Man Utd?! Argentina legend lays down the law to Paul Pogba in manager bid Argentina legend Diego Maradona has revealed he would like to manage Manchester United, insisting he is the right person to lead the club back to major silverware....
13:52 2019-06-05

John Legend visits Dayton, performs for families of shooting victims Ohio native John Legend visited Dayton, performing for families of victims and workers in the city's Oregon District a week after nine people were killed in a mass shooting....
16:39 2019-08-12

The Ice Bowl and beyond: Packers legend Bart Starr's six greatest games There’s no disputing that winning the Ice Bowl was the pinnacle of Bart Starr’s career. Here are the top five other highlights from QB’s career.        ...
22:52 2019-05-26

Lauda fans brave Vienna rain for last goodbye to racing legend Thousands of fans braved heavy rain to pay their last respects to motor racing great Niki Lauda in his home city of Vienna on Wednesday as Formula One stars past and present gathered for his funeral....
18:52 2019-05-29

German tennis legend Boris Becker auction exceeds expectations An auction to settle part of Boris Becker's bankruptcy has raised more than a million British pounds. Trustees auctioning the items said they capitalized on the tennis season, especially Wimbledon....
23:26 2019-07-11

Looking back at boxing legend, international icon Muhammad Ali, 3 years after his death Monday marks three years since the death of boxing legend and humanitarian icon Muhammad Ali. We take a look back.        ...
15:26 2019-06-03

Several Women Have Accused Opera Legend Placido Domingo of Sexual Harassment For decades, Placido Domingo, one of the most celebrated and powerful men in opera, has tried to pressure women into sexual relationships by dangling jobs and then sometimes punishing the women professionally when they refused his advances, numerous accusers told The Associated Press. Regarded as on...
11:13 2019-08-13

Niki Lauda: Thousands honor racing legend at memorial in Vienna Family, fans and friends have gathered in Vienna for Austrian F1 star Niki Lauda's memorial. After the service, Lauda will be buried wearing his race overalls. Arnold Schwarzenegger and Gerhard Berger will give eulogies....
10:52 2019-05-29

Niki Lauda: looking back at the life of a Formula One legend – video obituary The three-times Formula One world champion Niki Lauda, regarded as one of the finest racers of all time, has died at 70 after battling declining health.In 1976, Lauda was almost killed at the German Grand Prix in one of the most famous accidents in the history of motorsport, but went on to make a re...
17:26 2019-05-21

WWE legend Marty Jannetty’s frightening Facebook rant: ‘Drinking and f–king’ WWE legend Marty Jannetty has claimed he bedded his sex addiction counselor and has been on a 60-day bender in an online “cry for help.” The 59-year-old, who was one of half of the iconic Rockers tag-team with Shawn Michaels, has taken to Facebook in a detailed analysis of his current mindframe. Jan...
20:39 2019-06-07

NBA draft: Legend of Zion Williamson grows with incredible story from HS coach In case you needed a reminder of how otherworldly Zion Williamson is, his high school basketball coach has a story for you.       ...
15:52 2019-06-20

How the Mid-Engine Chevrolet Corvette Became the Automotive Industry's Biggest Urban Legend A true, production mid-engine Chevrolet Corvette has been perpetually eminent, for decades and across generations. Until last night, it was always something that was said to be on its way but never showed up—a cautionary tale of automotive rumors that never panned out, no matter how many times the w...
18:26 2019-07-19

Team USA wrestling legend Royce Alger gives clinic to Tucson kids TUCSON – Former Sunnyside High school state champ and Desert View High School & part-time Team USA coach Sam Portillo brought a wrestling legend to the Old Pueblo this weekend. Former Iowa Hawkeye, multiple NCAA champ and Team USA member Royce Alger hosted a free camp for kids from all parts ...
06:39 2019-07-15

Hal Prince, Broadway legend and 21-time Tony winner, dies aged 91 Prince oversaw such landmark musicals as Cabaret, Company, Follies, Sweeney Todd, Evita and The Phantom of the OperaHarold Prince, a Broadway director and producer who pushed the boundaries of musical theater with such groundbreaking shows as The Phantom of the Opera, Cabaret, Company and Sweeney To...
20:39 2019-07-31

Niki Lauda’s illegitimate son to inherit part of F1 legend’s €500million fortune NIKI Lauda’s children including an illegitimate son will receive the bulk of the Formula One legend’s fortune of nearly £500millon according to his secret will....
19:13 2019-06-27

The Mystery of Star Wars Legend Willrow Hood Has Finally Been Revealed He only appeared for one second in The Empire Strikes Back, but Willrow Hood became a Star Wars icon. Not for any reason in particular, however. Just because he looked kind of funny running across Cloud City with what Star Wars fans have long since settled on is an “ice cream maker.”...
01:13 2019-06-21

The legend of Manny Pacquiao continues against a dangerous, younger Keith Thurman Manny Pacquiao-Keith Thurman is a legitimately appealing fight, a fading superstar still writing history against a hungry technical fighter who needs the win to get to the elite level. And there is reasonable expectation they will do justice to the hype....
22:26 2019-07-17

Broadway legend’s daughter at center of wild Boris Johnson scandal Eve Leigh and her husband admitted Saturday that they called the cops Friday about the plate-smashing row between frontrunner Boris Johnson and his live-in gal pal, Carrie Symonds, and then tipped off the press....
00:26 2019-06-24

AFCON 2019: 'I expect Nigeria to win it all,' says Super Eagles legend Jay-Jay Okocha Nigeria made a big impact in the 1990s, but have failed to build on their golden era. Ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, Jay-Jay Okocha spoke to DW about his glory days and the current Super Eagles team....
02:00 2019-06-21

Descendent of Arab musical legend brings nostalgia to Lebanese festival Lebanon's traditional summer festivals harked back to the Arab world's musical past this year, highlighted by a performance by the great-granddaughter of the legendary 1930s diva Asmahan in a......
18:52 2019-07-19

The motorsport legend who runs an MOT centre: Autocar meets Ronnie Grant Grant has run Clapham North MOT under the London railway arches since 1960 Ronnie Grant started racing aged 41 but soon made up for lost time, with John Barnard and Patrick Head as his tech crew and Senna as a rival Some folk quit motor racing to avoid death but former Formula 3 driver Ronnie Gra...
09:00 2019-06-16

Mets pitching legend Dwight Gooden arrested on drug charges New York Mets pitching legend Dwight Gooden was arrested in New Jersey last month for cocaine possession and driving under the influence, according to court documents....
19:13 2019-07-13

Shang-Chi And The Legend Of The Ten Rings to show Marvel fans the real Mandarin, at last One of the best bait-and-switches in the entire first decade of the MCU was the trick pulled in Iron Man 3, when Ben Kingsley—supposedly credited as classic Iron Man villain The Mandarin, wielder of magical rings and some pretty hoary old stereotypes—was revealed to just be an actor distracting Tony...
03:13 2019-07-21

New York Yankees legend Mariano Rivera reveals why he supports Israel Hall of Fame pitcher Mariano Rivera revealed in an interview Tuesday he’s a big supporter of Israel and explained how his faith helped him develop a deep connection to the country....
20:13 2019-07-12

John Legend speaks out about that time Chrissy Teigen was mom-shamed and why he changes diapers John Legend is here for diaper-changing tables in men's restrooms. He is not here for people mom-shaming his wife Chrissy Teigen.        ...
16:26 2019-06-12

San Antonio Spurs legend Tim Duncan hired by franchise as assistant coach Tim Duncan, who retired in 2016 after 19 seasons with the Spurs, has been added to head coach Gregg Popovich's bench as an assistant coach.       ...
04:39 2019-07-23

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2 announced at E3 2019 for Nintendo Switch The fact that there's going to be a The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2 was the biggest highlight in the long list of Nintendo E3 2019 announcements today. It didn't contain a release date, or even a name, but boy, did it get us excited.There's scant information about this new B...
21:39 2019-06-11

Olympics legend Rutherford joins Eurosport's Tokyo 2020 line-up "Eurosport, Official Olympic Broadcaster in the UK, today announced Greg Rutherford MBE will join its comprehensive live multi-screen coverage of the Olympic Games in Tokyo 2020."...
22:00 2019-06-27

Hardcore legend Tommy Dreamer contemplated murder-suicide at WrestleMania Wrestling legend Tommy Dreamer had an incredibly dark past, but he was saved by one phone call. Dreamer recently opened up about a troubling period in his life on his “House of Hardcore” podcast, a period that he only managed to escape because of announcing icon Jim Ross. Dreamer was sup...
23:00 2019-06-27

Warriors legend Rick Barry baffled by Kevin Durant’s departure Rick Barry would like an explanation. Not because the Warriors legend is mad at Kevin Durant for leaving Golden State for the Brooklyn Nets, but because he’s confused as to why Durant would want to play anywhere else. “For whatever reason he’s decided to move on. My biggest thing i...
18:00 2019-07-03

NASA legend Gene Kranz revisits iconic astronaut missions HOUSTON — Gone is the haze of cigarette, cigar and pipe smoke. Gone are the coffee, soda and pizza stains. With only a few exceptions, NASA’s Apollo-era Mission Control has been restored to the way it looked 50 years ago when two men landed on the moon. It gets the stamp of approval from retir...
00:52 2019-07-05

As the nation grieves two deadly mass shootings, stories of heroism amid the chaos are beginning to emerge (NBC News)  The death toll continued to climb Monday following a weekend of deadly mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio. Two more victims of the El Paso massacre died Monday, bringing the toll there to 22 who were killed when a gunman opened fire in a busy Walmart crowded with back-to-s...
14:00 2019-08-06

Hong Kong police fire rubber bullets as extradition bill protests turn to chaos Hong Kong police fired rubber bullets and tear gas at demonstrators who threw plastic bottles on Wednesday as protests against an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial descended into violent chaos....
00:39 2019-06-13

Trump's son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner meets with Israeli leader amid political chaos Jared Kushner, Trump's son-in-law and adviser, met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Thursday even as Israel faced an unprecedented political stalemate.        ...
22:26 2019-05-30

Security firm: North Korean hackers shifted focus from causing chaos to acquiring money A group of suspected North Korean hackers seem to have shifted their focus to earning hard currency for the impoverished country since 2016, a global cybersecurity firm said Thursday....
10:00 2019-05-23

New York overtakes London as world's financial capital amid Brexit chaos, survey claims Uncertainty surrounding the U.K.'s departure from the EU has seen New York overtake London as the financial center of the world, according to a new survey of financial professionals....
14:39 2019-05-28

South Western Railway strike: Royal Ascot racegoers face travel chaos as five-day walkout gets under way Thousands of racegoers heading to Royal Ascot face travel chaos this week as a five-day strike in the long-running dispute over guards on trains gets under way....
10:52 2019-06-17

Whispers of Sexual Abuse Tailed an Equestrian Legend for Decades. At 81, He Was Barred for Life. George H. Morris’s stature in the sport was nearly unrivaled, even though some in the horse world said they had long been aware of his relationships with minors....
08:26 2019-08-09

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02:39 2019-06-21

Inside the Undying Fascination With Sharon Tate: Destined for Stardom, Doomed to Be a Legend "I don't like that word starlet at all, because there's no such thing actually. I feel, at least in my estimation, that every person, if they want to be an actress or they want to stay......
21:13 2019-08-09

Baseball legend Albert Pujols takes the jersey off his back for young fan with Down syndrome Baseball legend Albert Pujols captured the hearts of more than just his loyal St. Louis fan base this week after he was seen in a touching moment giving the jersey off his back to a young fan with Down syndrome....
18:52 2019-06-22

Basketball legend Nancy Lieberman leads charge for women to head NBA teams Nancy Lieberman was the first woman to coach a men's professional basketball team. She wants to see more women follow in her footsteps.       ...
04:26 2019-06-24

Stan Lee's ex-manager appears in court after charge he defrauded the Marvel legend Keya Morgan, former manager of late Marvel icon Stan Lee, made his court appearance in Arizona, where he was arrested after charges of elder abuse.        ...
21:52 2019-05-27

NBA Legend Dikembe Mutombo records Ebola messages to help US officials fight outbreak Unable to send disease fighters to help battle one of the deadliest Ebola outbreaks in history, U.S. health officials are turning to basketball hall of famer Dikembe Mutombo for help....
20:52 2019-06-27

NBA legend Dennis Rodman accused of randomly smacking man in face at Florida party A police report obtained by the South Florida Sun Sentinel states that NBA legend Dennis Rodman “open hand smacked” a man at a party last week.        ...
00:01 2019-05-26

Jeffrey Epstein Taught a Retail Legend a Hard Lesson: Be Careful Whom You Trust L Brands’ founder Leslie Wexner, who accused the disgraced financier of stealing vast sums of money, recalls his father’s warning about too much optimism....
00:39 2019-08-17

John Legend and Chrissy Teigen's Kids Are Living Their Best Lives During Italy Vacation Wanna get away? John Legend and Chrissy Teigen may just give you the push you need. Before the Fourth of July festivities officially kick off, the famous couple packed their bags and......
21:00 2019-07-02

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: A Few Words On The Legend of Heroe Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: A Few Words On The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky FC • I Don’t Know What Toonami’s Doing Anymore • Everyone Knows Mario Levels So Well That Making Them Is Easy • YU-NO Is More Than Just An Old Visual Novel...
20:52 2019-07-02

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: 'I expect Nigeria to win it all,' says Super Eagles legend Jay-Jay Okocha Nigeria made a big impact in the 1990s, but have failed to build on their golden era. Ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, Jay-Jay Okocha spoke to DW about his glory days and the current Super Eagles team....
13:13 2019-06-21

Ken Jennings salutes fellow ‘Jeopardy!’ legend James Holzhauer with Thanos meme “Actual photo of James Holzhauer walking off stage at Jeopardy, his reign of destruction completed,” Jennings tweeted following Holzhauer’s defeat that aired on Monday....
05:52 2019-06-04

Chrissy Teigen Spoofs Four Weddings By Getting Married to John Legend in a Bath Towel The social media queen is at it again! Chrissy Teigen is spending her time across the pond with hubby John Legend, her two kids and a v dramatic and entertaining spoof of Four Weddings.......
05:00 2019-06-08

David Ortiz shooting: Baseball legend needed parts of organs removed Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz had to have parts of his intestines and colon, as well as his gallbladder, removed after being shot in his native Dominican Republic, according to reports. The 43-year-old also suffered liver damage when a gunman fired at him from near point-blank range duri...
16:39 2019-06-10

John Legend issues a sarcastic apology to President Trump in a savage tweet John Legend, who unleashed hate on Trump earlier this week, tweeted a sarcastic and savage apology to the president.        ...
20:26 2019-08-02

Country legend Tanya Tucker releases first single in 17 years, “The Wheels Of Laredo” One of the most impressive performances at last night’s CMT Music Awards was Tanya Tucker and Brandy Carlile dueting to Tucker’s signature song, “Delta Dawn,” before being joined onstage for a larger girl power group sing with artists like Trisha Yearwood and Martina McBride. The performance served ...
05:13 2019-06-07

West Indies Legend Congratulates Pakistan For Beating Strong England Team Pakistan suffered a humiliating defeat against West Indies in their first match but bounced back to defeat tournament hosts and favourites England by 14 runs....
15:39 2019-06-04

Usain Bolt baffles Liverpool legend, scores in charity soccer game Former Olympic sprinter Usain Bolt tricked former Liverpool star Jamie Carragher before scoring a goal during UNICEF's Soccer Aid charity game at Stamford Bridge in Chelsea, England....
18:26 2019-06-17

Ex-manager for comic book legend Stan Lee pleads not guilty to elder abuse A former manager for Stan Lee pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to charges of elder abuse against the superhero creator in the last few months of his life....
01:52 2019-06-06

John Legend and James Corden's Songs of the Summer Riff-Off Is Pitch Perfect It was a battle of ballads and bops. Apparently, James Corden is a bone to pick with the radio this summer because he made a plea for more jams. "Whenever I turn the radio on nowm......
21:13 2019-07-31

British government braces for economic, social chaos in event of a ‘no-deal Brexit,’ leaked memo shows Rising food and social care prices and severe delays in medical supplies are just some of the effects of a 'no-deal' Brexit predicted in the leaked documents, according to the Sunday Times....
10:00 2019-08-19

Friday’s Daily Brief: human rights in Sudan, sombre anniversaries for Rwanda and Nigeria, and fears of ‘chaos’ in Libya Top news on Friday included: a call for respect for human rights in Sudan’s protests; the 25th anniversary of the genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda; five years since the Chibok girls were abducted in Nigeria; the UN chief condemning a deadly terrorist attack in Pakistan; continued fighting in Lib...
15:52 2019-05-21

Apex Legends Season 2 Starts July 2, Includes Ranked Mode, New Weapon, New Legend Apex Legends Season 2 is called “Battle Charge,” and it begins on July 2. Electronic Arts confirmed this date at EA Play this morning, where it revealed more details about Season 2 including a new character as well as a new weapon returning from Titanfall 2....
19:39 2019-06-08

The Amazons: Ancient Warrior Women Dismissed as Myth and Legend Were Real Fearsome Fighters Famous ancient Greek historian Herodotus once wrote of the Amazons - or as he called them Oier Pata (‘Killers of Men’) – a  tribe of fierce warrior women. ...
18:52 2019-07-18

John Legend Promises The Voice Winner Maelyn Jarmon a Hang Session With His Family John Legend accomplished something not many before him have done: a victory on The Voice during his first season. Maelyn Jarmon took home the top prize for Team John in the season 16......
02:39 2019-05-23

Frank Lampard appointed Chelsea manager as club legend returns to Stamford Bridge - Chelsea to unveil Lampard to the press this afternoon - Lampard 'immensely proud' to return to Chelsea - Granovskaia: Lampard is 'one of the most talented young coaches in the game' - Lampard's in-tray: Five key areas he must address...
15:52 2019-07-04

Remembering a legend: Tucson remembers late civil rights leader, Betty Liggins TUCSON – Back in 1960, Betty Liggins was a mail carrier in Chicago. If you asked her then if she thought she would be an instrumental person in civil rights, not only in Tucson but the entire nation, she may have not believed you. But now, nearly 60 years later, her impact can be felt across t...
19:52 2019-05-23

Women accuse opera legend Placido Domingo of sexual harassment, retaliation in AP report For decades, opera legend Placido Domingo has tried to pressure women into sexual relationships, numerous accusers told The Associated Press.        ...
14:00 2019-08-13

NASA legend who helped propel astronauts to the Moon dies days after Apollo 11 anniversary Chris Kraft, NASA’s first flight director and a huge driving force behind the mission that eventually sent astronauts to the Moon, died just days after watching the agency he helped build celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 landing and moonwalk. He was 95 years old. Kraft, born in ...
19:00 2019-07-23

Dave Bartholomew, New Orleans music legend and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, dies at 100 Dave Bartholomew, a giant of New Orleans music who co-wrote and produced such classics as “Ain’t That a Shame” and ″I’m Walkin," has died at 100.        ...
00:39 2019-06-24

Relationship Goals: John Legend And Chrissy Teigen Have Both Had Their Consciousness Uploaded Into The Same Smart Fridge If you weren’t already cursing yourself for not having a perfect relationship like Chrissy Teigen and John Legend, you’re going to start after reading this. The greatest couple in the history of couples just somehow found a way to make their perfect relationship even more perfect by having their con...
23:52 2019-08-14

Easy-listening legend Barry Manilow gives $100,000 to hurricane-ravaged high school band There just aren’t enough Barry Manilow news days, in our opinion. The just-turned 76-year-old easy-listening songwriting legend is still performing in Vegas, and also runs the Manilow Music Project, which is “keeping dreams alive one instrument at a time” by donating to school music programs, and ha...
21:39 2019-06-21

Watching John Legend and Chrissy Teigen's Daughter Negotiate for Candy Is the Sweetest Treat It's hard to say no to this precious face. Chrissy Teigen recently admitted her daughter Luna can be quite the "spitfire." But according to mom's latest Instagram posts,......
23:13 2019-06-03

Gene Kranz, NASA legend, brings Apollo Mission Control back to life The 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing is rapidly approaching, and NASA is going all out to celebrate. We knew we’d get some retrospective videos, a few articles and interviews, but NASA really pulled out all the stops by reviving the Mission Control room of the Apollo 11 mission a...
23:00 2019-07-01

David Luiz tips Hudson-Odoi to fill Hazard void and be a Chelsea legend • ‘He has the talent one day to be like Eden,’ defender says• Fee of around £100m should seal Real Madrid move for HazardDavid Luiz has insisted there will be life after Eden Hazard at Chelsea and earmarked Callum Hudson-Odoi, the young England forward whose impressive campaign was so cruelly cut sh...
12:39 2019-05-30

Sheryl Crow recalls Woodstock '99 was the 'single worst gig,' 20 years later On the 20th anniversary of Woodstock '99, Sheryl Crow is remembering it as the 'single worst gig' of her career.        ...
04:39 2019-07-25

Ads Promoting Violent Thriller The Hunt Pulled Following Mass Shootings, While President Trump Says the Movie Aims to ‘Inflame and Cause Chaos’ Advertisements and commercials for the forthcoming dystopic horror movie The Hunt, set for release on September 27 from Universal Studios, have been pulled by the production studio following mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio. The Hunt is directed by Craig Zobel (whose previous credit...
01:13 2019-08-10

Hope Hicks slams 'chaos' created by Steele dossier in testimony before House Dems; WH blocks dozens of questions In lengthy and sometimes contentious closed-door testimony on Capitol Hill on Wednesday, former top White House adviser Hope Hicks took a shot at the discredited Steele dossier, pointed out that "we have this thing called Google now," and even elicited some light-hearted laments from lawmakers when ...
05:00 2019-06-21

Deion Sanders' son shares epic story about NFL legend father attending his youth basketball game Pro Football Hall of Fame defensive back Deion Sanders was known for his hard-nosed play on the field and his flashy style off the field and one story reinforced how much of an attention-grabber he was....
16:39 2019-06-28

Skateboarding legend Tony Hawk talks Olympics, skate culture, being a father, and influence on the sport The Berrics Tony Hawk joined the Vans Park Series broadcast team in April 2019. Regarded as one of the most influential skateboarders of all-time, Hawk not only impacted the sport with his tricks, but also with his business endeavors. Hawk spoke to Business Insider about skateboarding coming to...
05:26 2019-08-14

Chelsea coach Frank Lampard assembles backroom team as Blues legend begins new era as manager The Frank Lampard era has officially begun at Chelsea after the club legend arrived at Stamford Bridge last week and he has wasted no time in arranging his backroom staff....
02:39 2019-07-11

Will John Legend Fill Adam Levine's Shoes and Start Arguing With Blake Shelton on The Voice? One week Adam Levine is signed on for The Voice season 17, the next he announces he's done--and walking away from a reportedly big payday. Levine's exit was announced by The Voice......
20:13 2019-05-30

Chelsea should appoint Frank Lampard but Blues legend needs experienced backroom team, says Ruud Gullit Former Chelsea manager Ruud Gullit believes Frank Lampard would be the right appointment for the club if he can bring in an experienced backroom team with him....
00:00 2019-06-17

Beyond the Apollo 11 moon landing: Neil Armstrong's close friend reveals a different side of legend Ex-LPGA commissioner Charlie Mechem had an enduring friendship with Neil Armstrong, who he met two years after the moon landing. He reflects on bond.       ...
20:26 2019-07-18

Kotaku Sony Shows Off PS5 Loading Times | Jalopnik Niki Lauda, Formula One Legend and Three-Time Wor Kotaku Sony Shows Off PS5 Loading Times | Jalopnik Niki Lauda, Formula One Legend and Three-Time World Champion, Dead at 70 | Lifehacker How to Read More Books Without Stalling Out | Gizmodo Scientists Think They Know How Pluto’s Hidden Ocean Stays Liquid | The Takeout Jus’ what kind of pie is chess...
20:13 2019-05-21

TfL Northern Line delays: signal failure to hit evening rush hour as commuters warned chaos could continue tomorrow morning TfL warns there will be no southbound service Camden Town to Kennington (via Bank) for rest of day Passengers urged to complete journeys by 9.30pm Signal failure may impact tomorrow morning's service...
22:00 2019-07-09

Years after Knute Rockne died in plane crash, fans still honor Notre Dame legend at his grave Decades after Knute Rockne's brilliant life ended in a mysterious plane crash in Kansas, fans still honor Notre Dame football coach at his grave.       ...
01:00 2019-06-09

Civil rights legend Rep. John Lewis attacks Trump's tweets in emotional House floor speech Georgia congressman and civil rights icon John Lewis joined his Democratic colleagues in support of the resolution condemning President Trump's tweets, saying on the House floor, "I know racism when I see it."...
03:00 2019-07-17

Brett Favre, Aaron Rodgers, Troy Aikman mourn loss of Packers legend Bart Starr The NFL community is mourning the loss of former Green Bay Packers legend and Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback Bart Starr, who died Sunday at the age of 85....
00:39 2019-05-27

Blake Shelton, Kelly Clarkson, and John Legend react to Adam Levine's sudden 'The Voice' exit Adam Levine’s fellow The Voice coaches Blake Shelton, Kelly Clarkson and John Legend are reacting to the news that the Maroon 5 frontman will not be returning to the hit singing competition series, making it clear he will be missed....
02:26 2019-05-25

Chris Farley’s brother recalls growing up with comic legend, shares how family healed after tragic death Kevin Farley, the younger brother of late comic Chris Farley, has come forward to share his bittersweet memories with the “Saturday Night Live” legend....
16:52 2019-05-27

NFL legend Herschel Walker slams California bill aiming to give health care benefits to some illegal immigrants Former NFL running back Herschel Walker on Monday slammed California over a proposed bill that would give healthcare benefits to some illegal immigrants who live in the state....
20:26 2019-06-12

Woodstock co-founder on failed 50th: 'It's not been surprising that we weren't able to pull this off' After Woodstock organizers called off the 50th anniversary concerts, co-founder Michael Lang summed up the drama: “It’s been a really bizarre trip.”        ...
21:26 2019-08-05

'Political chaos' envelops tennis as French Open approaches Three-time Grand Slam champion Stan Wawrinka says there has been a 'worrying decline in moral standards' in tennis as 'politics have overshadowed the action on the courts'        ...
16:52 2019-05-21

Build-A-Bear's Pay Your Age returns with chaos-proof plan! Some kids still won't get a toy The maker of "furry friends" toys has a plan to avoid long lines and closed stores of last summer. But not every child who wants a toy will get one.        ...
21:26 2019-06-11

Boris Johnson's early days as mayor: 'It was total, total chaos' The politician’s years in London’s City Hall give clues to his possible working style as PMBoris Johnson had been mayor of London for 115 days when the rest of the world got its first glimpse of the idiosyncratic charms that had helped him bag the job. After shambling, his blazer unbuttoned, into th...
00:52 2019-07-17

Farewell To A Legend: Steve Harvey Has Rocketed Through The Roof Of His Studio In Shock After A Guest Told Him She Doesn’t Make Her Kids Do Chores After decades of top-tier entertainment and nonstop laughs, it’s time to say goodbye to an incredible titan of showbiz: Steve Harvey has rocketed through the roof of his studio in shock after a guest told him she doesn’t make her kids do chores....
14:13 2019-07-12

Tottenham legend Ledley King on Champions League Final bounce back, Harry Kane injury and new stadium lift For Tottenham, the challenge of how to improve on a rollercoaster 2018/19 campaign looms large as the players prepare to commence pre-season preparations....
11:13 2019-07-03

Right-wing protesters, 'antifa' clashes bring chaos to streets of Portland, Oregon Order was restored to the streets of Portland, Oregon, after protests that clogged streets, crippled public transit and left at least 8 people hurt.        ...
20:13 2019-06-30

'There's people down’: 911 calls chronicle chaos at Gilroy Garlic Festival shooting The audio chronicles the chaos that swirled as police try to secure the scene and 911 callers beg for help.        ...
12:13 2019-08-01

South Western Railway strike: Thousands of commuters brace for second day of travel chaos as rail strike continues Thousands of commuters are bracing for a second day of travel chaos as South Western Railway (SWR) staff continue a strike over the role of train guards....
08:52 2019-06-19

'Urgent' inquiry launched into power cut that plunged 1,000,000 into darkness and sparked mass transport chaos An "urgent" Government investigation is to be launched into the UK's major power cut that affected almost one million people and sparked transport chaos in England and Wales....
21:39 2019-08-11

UK weather forecast: 'Danger to life' warning as intense rainfall to spark flooding and rush hour chaos Motorists have been warned of morning rush hour chaos and a "danger to life" warning has been issued as intense rainfall continues to cause problems on roads across the UK....
04:00 2019-06-13

Greatest concert films of all time, from 'Woodstock' to 'U2 3D' What's the greatest concert films of all time? From "Woodstock" to "U2 3D" and more, 24/7 Tempo compiled a list baed off of critic and audience ratings.        ...
22:00 2019-08-09

Nico Rosberg: F1 legend on Silverstone memories and his 'beautiful' retirement It is midday and the weather could not be more quintissentially Silverstone. Sunny spells with a spot of cloud cover, coupled with a brief and unexpected shower that causes panic among team bosses about which tyres to select for the fast-approaching qualifying session....
12:00 2019-07-14

Watch a surprise trailer for a surprise The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild sequel The end of today’s Nintendo Direct presentation from E3 came with a major surprise: a brief trailer for a sequel to The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild, which is now in development....
20:39 2019-06-11

Nintendo is working on sequel to 'The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' In a surprise E3 announcement, Nintendo reveals it's working on a sequel to its hit video game The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild for the Switch.       ...
11:00 2019-06-12

Boston Red Sox Legend David ‘Big Papi’ Ortiz Said to Be Resting After 2nd Surgery in Boston Legendary Boston Red Sox slugger David “Big Papi” Ortiz was “resting comfortably” Tuesday after undergoing a second surgery in Boston to repair wounds he received after being shot in the back in his native Dominican Republic Sunday night....
03:00 2019-06-12

TfL Tube delays: travel chaos as Jubilee line part-suspended after 'fire alert' at Bond Street station Commuters travelling into central London are facing travel chaos this morning after a fire alert at Bond Street station left the Jubilee line part suspended....
10:26 2019-05-23

Arsene Wenger rules out Newcastle job: Arsenal legend 'not ready' to return Arsene Wenger has admitted he is not yet ready to return to football after being linked with the soon-to-be-vacant manager's job at Newcastle United....
19:00 2019-06-27

John Legend can harmonize: 'The Voice' star blends his roles of musician, dad, winemaker John Legend, the award-winning musician, has found a way to harmonize his roles of singer, dad, winemaker and coach of 'The Voice.' Here are his tips.       ...
21:13 2019-07-02

John Legend unleashes on Trump, lets expletives fly: 'Our president is a flaming racist' John Legend did not hold back when sharing his thoughts about President Donald Trump, calling him "racist" in expletive-laden comments.        ...
18:52 2019-07-31

Opera legend Placido Domingo accused of sexual harassment; opera companies cancel events Placido Domingo, of the world's most recognizable and accomplished opera singers, has been accused of sexual harassment.        ...
03:26 2019-08-14

Chrissy Teigen gets real about first encounter with John Legend on 'Celebrity Family Feud' For the Season 5 premiere of "Celebrity Family Feud," Chrissy Teigen and John Legend faced off against cast members of "Vanderpump Rules."        ...
14:52 2019-06-10

John Legend, Kelly Clarkson say goodbye to Adam Levine as he exits 'The Voice' Though John Legend says he's sorry to see Adam Levine leave, he says, "Gwen (Stefani)" is going to be great. I think Blake's pretty happy about it."        ...
16:52 2019-05-30

'The Voice': Maelyn Jarmon wins Season 16, handing John Legend his first win as a coach John Legend just became a V-EGOT winner after Maelyn Jarmon was named the Season 16 champ of "The Voice." This was Legend's first season as a coach.        ...
06:52 2019-05-22

Houston Rap Legend Scarface Running for Houston City Council After spending the past 30-plus years as your favorite rapper’s favorite rapper, rap legend Scarface is putting down the mic to run for Houston city council....
20:26 2019-06-10

Michelle Wie marries Jonnie West, son of NBA legend Jerry West Michelle Wie, the five-time LPGA Tour champion got married to Jonnie West, an executive for the Warriors and the son of NBA legend Jerry West.        ...
00:52 2019-08-12

Fernando Ricksen: Terminally ill Rangers legend leaves heartbreaking 'final' message to fans Glasgow Rangers hero Fernando Ricksen has left a heartbreaking message to fans, revealing he will make his "final appearance" at a fundraiser this month, after six years battling motor-neurone disease....
04:26 2019-06-11

Martina Navratilova: Tennis legend and Trump critic told to remove 'impeach' cap at Wimbledon Tennis superstar and outspoken Donald Trump critic Martina Navratilova caused controversy by wearing a cap saying "impeach" during a match at Wimbledon....
20:13 2019-07-10

Playlist: Celebrate Pete Seeger's 100th birthday with the folk legend's enduring music To honor Seeger, Smithsonian Folkways’ curator and senior archivist Jeff Place compiled a playlist of his legendary songs for USA TODAY.        ...
19:13 2019-06-27

Ryan Day bringing 'laid-back' approach as he succeeds legend Urban Meyer at Ohio State Ohio State coach Ryan Day discussed replacing Urban Meyer and trying to find a new quarterback during his first Big Ten media day.       ...
20:39 2019-07-19

Music legend Sheryl Crow said 'apocalyptic' Universal fire destroyed master tapes of hits The singer said a 2008 fire at Universal Music Group destroyed the originals of some of her hits. The extent of the fire only recently became known.        ...
00:13 2019-06-28

UK power cuts latest: Traffic lights out and travel chaos as mass power outage affects London, south east, midlands and the north west +++ Major incident declared by Western Power Distribution +++ Trains in and out of London hit by cancellations +++ Traffic lights and tubes affected in the capital +++ British Transport Police sent to London hubs to help with "disruption"...
19:39 2019-08-09

AB de Villiers interview: South Africa legend ready for some 'posh cricket' in long-awaited domestic debut AB de Villiers says he is looking forward to playing cricket the "posh way", as he prepares to make his long-awaited English domestic debut at Lord's this evening....
19:39 2019-07-18

Coach Ryan Day bringing 'laid-back' approach as he succeeds legend Urban Meyer at Ohio State Ohio State coach Ryan Day discussed replacing Urban Meyer and trying to find a new quarterback during his first Big Ten media day.       ...
02:39 2019-07-20

'Let's fix it together': John Legend performs in Dayton, Ohio, to support community after mass shooting One week after the mass shooting at Dayton, Ohio, award-winning musician and Springfield, Ohio native John Legend came home to make an appearance.        ...
18:26 2019-08-12

'Songland' recap: John Legend finds his next potential hit on NBC's newest competition In the season premiere of NBC's new competition series "Songland," five unknown songwriters attempted to write the next big hit for John Legend.        ...
08:00 2019-05-29

'Jeopardy!' legend Ken Jennings admits this one thing about James Holzhauer's run bugs him Ken Jennings is "excited" for current "Jeopardy!" champ James Holzhauer, now within $325,143 of the former star's cash record. But this gets to him.        ...
17:52 2019-05-28

John Legend is done 'improvising,' wants diaper-changing tables in men's restrooms But John Legend is not here for people mom-shaming his wife Chrissy Teigen, calling out double standards. 'The bar is much lower for dads.'        ...
07:00 2019-06-12

'Not sure' if he'll ever play again, Dustin Pedroia will go down as a Red Sox legend Dustin Pedroia, the 2008 AL MVP, has struggled with knee injuries in recent seasons, limited to nine games since the start of 2018.        ...
23:13 2019-05-27

Chelsea legend Dennis Wise 'surprised' to see Frank Lampard linked to Blues job - 'It's a huge risk' Chelsea legend Dennis Wise has expressed his surprise to see Frank Lampard being lined up to take over from Maurizio Sarri at Stamford Bridge, insisting it will be a "huge risk" for the Derby County boss to take on the role....
17:00 2019-06-14

Svetlana Kuznetsova beats Ashleigh Barty to meet Madison Keys in final Veteran Russian denied Barty no 1 status with Cincinnati winKeys victorious in all-American semi-final with KeninSvetlana Kuznetsova upset top seed Ashleigh Barty 6-2 6-4 to reach the Western and Southern Open final in Cincinnati. Two-time Grand Slam champion Kuznetsova will play Madison Keys in Sun...
00:13 2019-08-18

‘Get to know each other’: Captain’s plea to cops at Johnny Rios’ funeral The funeral of Police Officer Johnny Rios on Saturday became an appeal for cops to care for themselves and each other, marking a somber end to a week that saw two NYPD officers take their own lives. Cops in dress blues lined the streets and filled the pews of St. Margaret of Cartona R.C. Church......
05:26 2019-08-18

Downtown Girls Basketball is a glamorous squad of models, creatives People stop and stare — and often sneak photos during games. But the women of Downtown Girls Basketball are used to it. The all-female team, which is made up of models, artists, filmmakers, gallerists, authors and fashion designers, meets every Tuesday evening at a court in Tribeca, to play full-cou...
12:39 2019-08-18

Portland alt-right rally ends without major incident after Trump's tweet What some billed as a possible major confrontation between right-wing activists and those opposing them in Portland, Ore.. that caught the attention of President Donald Trump ended with no major skirmishes....
23:13 2019-08-18

Costly Tariff Spat Masks Deeper Trade Problems In waging a trade war on multiple fronts, President Trump appears to be turning the clock back to a bygone era, when high barriers to trade were a daily fact of economic life....
01:13 2019-08-19

Scott Disick's Pool Gets a Modern Revamp: See the Stunning Before & After! Luxury home renovation is what Scott Disick does for a living, but the real estate professional still makes time for personal projects--especially when he's feeling......
10:00 2019-08-19

Iranian tanker carrying $130M in oil headed to unspecified location The trail left by GPS data on Marinetraffic.com, a vessel tracking service, showed the Iran-flagged Adrian Darya 1, previously known as Grace 1, moving shortly before midnight....
13:00 2019-08-19

BTCC 2019: Honda Civic Type R drivers take Thruxton wins BTCC Thruxton Tordoff Tordoff converts pole position into win, while victories for Cammish and Cook boost title hopes Honda Civic Type R drivers Dan Cammish and Josh Cook bolstered their Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) title chances with race wins at Thruxton. Sam Tordoff also ha...
15:52 2019-08-19

Wolves v Manchester United: Premier League – live! Follow all the action from Molineux in the 8pm BST kick-offSolskjær adamant Pogba will stay at Old TraffordEmail Rob with your thoughts on the match 9.14pm BST The goal is given! And it’s worth repeating that it was a storming goal. 9.13pm BST Moutinho may have been offside when the corner was retur...
22:26 2019-08-19

John Oliver: bias in medical care is a 'discussion that we need to have' The Last Week Tonight host examined medical bias, from dismissing women’s pain to the black maternal mortality crisisOn Last Week Tonight, John Oliver argued for an honest discussion around gender and racial bias in medical care, noting that “if you are a woman and/or a person of color in the US, yo...
22:52 2019-08-19

Save The Receipts for Your College Textbooks Heading back to class this fall? While some textbooks are moving to the cloud, there’s a good chance that you’ll have to buy or rent at least a few textbooks for your college classes. And there’s always that one professor who makes everyone buy the newest edition of the textbook, even though it cost...
23:39 2019-08-19