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Iran Football Fan, Held For Entering Stadium, Sets Herself Ablaze, Dies

Iran is to probe the death of a woman football fan, state media said Tuesday, after she reportedly set herself ablaze in fear of being jailed, triggering calls for an end to a ban on women attending.....

Iran Football Fan, Held For Entering Stadium, Sets Herself Ablaze, Dies

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Iran Football Fan, 30, Sets Herself Ablaze Reportedly Fearing Jail, Dies Iran is to probe the death of a woman football fan, state media said Tuesday, after she reportedly set herself ablaze in fear of being jailed, triggering calls for an end to a ban on women attending......
07:13 2019-09-11

Iran Says Football Fan, Who Set Herself Ablaze, Had "Confessed Mistake" An Iranian football fan who set herself ablaze and died after being arrested for trying to enter a stadium had "confessed her mistake" when she was questioned, the judiciary said Saturday....
03:26 2019-09-16

'Lady on Fire' by female promise Sciamma sets Cannes ablaze "Portrait of a Lady on Fire", a tender story of an 18th century painter who falls in love with her muse, has set Cannes ablaze, training the film festival's gaze on the work of women artists as the movie industry grapples with issues of gender equality....
17:26 2019-05-21

Nicki Minaj Sets Twitter Ablaze After Announcing She’s Retiring to ‘Have My Family’ (LOS ANGELES) — Is Nicki Minaj really hanging up the mic? The chart-topping rapper announced Thursday on Twitter that she “decided to retire & have my family.” Her announcement comes as a surprise after she recently made a guest appearance on Megan Thee Stallion’s “Hot ...
02:13 2019-09-06

Taylor Swift merchandise mistake sets Twitter ablaze: ‘A typo isn’t a cute Easter egg’ Some Taylor Swift fans are upset over a misplaced apostrophe on the singer’s merchandise after someone noticed the typo and posted it on social media....
00:39 2019-06-07

What is the most unusual non-football event staged at a football stadium? | The Knowledge Plus: passmasters, players to score in the top four divisions and a deaf footballerMail us your questions or tweet @TheKnowledge_GU“What is the most unusual non-football event to be staged at a football ground?” asks Zara Wildoom.The answer to this is as strange as you’d expect. In 1970, and just be...
17:39 2019-08-28

The 10 college football coaches with the hottest of hot seats entering the season Job security as a college football coach is one year away from changing. A look at the 10 coaches on the hot seat entering the season.       ...
18:13 2019-08-19

Autistic Kentucky boy dies after entering neighbor’s pool FLORENCE, Ky. (AP) — Police in northern Kentucky say an 11-year-old autistic boy has died after being found submerged in a neighbor’s pool. Boone County sheriff’s Lt. Philip Ridgell says in a news release Madou Ba’s death is believed to be an accidental drowning. The statement says...
18:00 2019-06-30

Why A Football Stadium Was Turned Into A Forest Almost the whole pitch of the 32,000-capacity Woerthersee stadium, which hosted some of the fixtures of the Euro 2008 tournament, has been covered in 300 trees....
07:13 2019-09-06

Vanderbilt renovating football stadium, other arenas NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Vanderbilt is making some improvements to its football stadium to address what athletic director Malcolm Turner says are “very clear and obvious limitations” until a plan is devised to upgrade all of the university’s athletic facilities. Turner, who started ...
22:52 2019-05-28

The Austrian football stadium with a forest on the pitch – in pictures ‘For Forest – The Unending Attraction of Nature’ by Klaus Littmann has transformed the Wörthersee Stadium in Klagenfurt into Austria’s largest public art installation Continue reading......
12:26 2019-09-06

Football field flooded: Waldo Stadium is filled to the brim Waldo Stadium has been the home of Western Michigan football since 1939. It was underwater Thursday after heavy rains in Kalamazoo.       ...
16:13 2019-06-21

Spurs to play Arsenal at Tottenham Stadium on Women’s Football Weekend • FA urges fans to attend a women’s match for inaugural event• Merseyside derby and Chelsea v Man Utd among WSL fixturesThe Football Association is urging fans to attend a women’s match at any level of the pyramid over its first Women’s Football Weekend on 16-17 November.Based on the successful Non-...
08:00 2019-09-12

Watch reigning NFL MVP Patrick Mahomes launch a football out of Arrowhead Stadium Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes is known for his arm strength. Watch him fire a football from the field out of Arrowhead Stadium.       ...
23:39 2019-07-13

9 counts of attempted murder for student who allegedly opened fire in football stadium Deangelo Parnell, 17, has been charged with nine counts of attempted murder for allegedly opening fire Friday into a stadium in Mobile, Alabama.        ...
22:00 2019-08-31

Kansas City Chiefs' Patrick Mahomes launches football out of Arrowhead Stadium Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes has one of the strongest arms in the NFL, and from the looks of a workout session Friday it doesn’t appear he regressed at all during the offseason....
22:39 2019-07-15

Alabama tracking students at stadium, penalizing them if they leave football game early Alabama is keeping an eye on its students at home football games through an app, and if they leave the stadium early, they will be penalized.       ...
03:13 2019-09-13

Iranian woman denied soccer stadium access dies after setting herself on fire An Iranian woman who was denied entry to a football stadium in Tehran has died after setting herself on fire, human rights organization Amnesty International said Tuesday....
19:13 2019-09-10

'I don't want to be held hostage on homophobia,' says French football boss The president of the French Football Federation (FFF) has said he is "totally against" the interruption of football matches as a result of homophobic chants and banners, despite rules introduced by the FFF this season instructing referees to do exactly that....
16:00 2019-09-11

1,000 fantasy football experts just held a draft. Here’s what you can learn. Results from the ninth installment of the Scott Fish Bowl league show that, when it comes to these players, the public is out of step with the fantasy industry's latest thinking....
13:13 2019-07-19

Transgender asylum seeker from El Salvador held by ICE dies at El Paso hospital The death of a transgender woman from El Salvador at an El Paso hospital reignites concerns about the treatment of transgender migrants held by ICE        ...
08:39 2019-06-04

Three Australians Are Being Held in Iran, Government Says The Australian government said it was providing consular assistance to the families of those detained, and it reminded travelers that they risk arbitrary detention when visiting Iran....
20:00 2019-09-11

Iran state TV: US resident held as spy to be released TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian state television is reporting that a U.S. permanent resident held for years in Tehran “will be released in the coming hours.” The report Monday on state TV’s website mirrored a report earlier carried by the semi-official Fars news agency about Nizar Zakk...
16:13 2019-06-10

Lawyer of Lebanese man held in Iran says he will be freed BEIRUT (AP) — The lawyer of a Lebanese man held in Iran since 2015 says his client will be released in the “next few days.” Majed Dimashkiyeh told The Associated Press Monday that Nizar Zakka’s expected release comes after mediations by top Lebanese officials including President Mi...
21:52 2019-06-03

Lebanese man held in Iran expected to go home on Tuesday Lebanon's general security chief Abbas Ibrahim told Reuters on Monday that Lebanese detainee Nizar Zakka, who has U.S. residency, would be freed by Iran on Tuesday and that Ibrahim would return with him to Lebanon....
00:52 2019-06-11

British-Australian woman held in Iran named A British-Australian woman being held in an Iranian jail has been named as a Melbourne academic who published books on the 2011 Arab uprisings and authoritarian governments....
22:13 2019-09-14

Iran 'inching' toward place where talks could be held: Pentagon chief U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Friday that it appeared Iran was inching toward a place where talks could be held, days after U.S. President Donald Trump left the door open to a possible meeting with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani at the upcoming U.N. General Assembly in New York....
13:39 2019-09-06

Cafu's son dies after playing football The son of the former Brazil captain and two-time World Cup winner Cafu has died of a suspected heart attack at the age of 30 while playing football near his family home win Sao Paolo....
16:39 2019-09-05

Boy, 14, dies during football conditioning drills TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida teen has died after collapsing during conditioning drills with his school’s football team. The Tampa Bay Times reports that 14-year-old Hezekiah Walters collapsed Tuesday afternoon at Middleton High School. Tampa police say the team ...
00:39 2019-06-13

Husband says British woman held in Iran begins hunger strike LONDON (AP) — The husband of a British-Iranian woman jailed in Tehran for over three years says she has begun a hunger strike to protest her detention. Richard Ratcliffe said Saturday that Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe told judicial officials she will refuse food but will drink water until she is grante...
15:00 2019-06-15

Australian Travel-Blogging Couple Being Held In Iran Prison: Report Two Australians detained in Iran were named on Thursday as a travel-blogging couple, who were arrested while making an overland trip from their home country to Britain....
14:00 2019-09-12

Opinion: Donald Trump sets US up for conflict with Iran Donald Trump nearly took the Middle East to the brink with airstrikes against Iran. The US president's aggressive stance is sabotaging his professed efforts for peace in the Middle East, DW's Peter Philipp writes....
19:00 2019-06-21

Pompeo sets out to build global coalition against Iran WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. secretary of state says he will be talking to officials in the Persian Gulf as well as Asia and Europe as he sets out to build an international coalition against Iran. Mike Pompeo traveled from Washington to Saudi Arabia on Sunday to begin a set of hastily arranged meeting...
08:00 2019-06-24

Iranian female football fan who self-immolated outside court dies Death of Sahar Khodayari, facing prison for trying to enter stadium, provokes outcryAn Iranian female football fan has died a week after setting herself on fire outside a courtroom, after learning she may face six months in prison for trying to enter a stadium, a news agency reported on Tuesday.Saha...
16:39 2019-09-10

15-Year-Old Missouri High Schooler Dies After Football Practice A sophomore at a high school in southwest Missouri died on Wednesday after he collapsed following an indoor football practice. In a statement made on Facebook, the Joplin School District described the incident in detail:...
07:13 2019-09-06

Champions League football architect Johansson dies aged 89 STOCKHOLM (AP) — Lennart Johansson, who oversaw the introduction of the Champions League during a 17-year reign as president of European soccer’s governing body, has died. He was 89. Sweden’s soccer association said the former UEFA president died Tuesday after a short illness. Swedish Fo...
08:39 2019-06-05

Florida teen dies after collapsing during football conditioning drills A Florida teen died this week after collapsing during football conditioning drills at the high school he was to attend next year — prompting a district-wide stoppage of all athletic activities to review safety procedures, officials said. Hezekiah Walters, a 14-year-old incoming freshman at Middleton...
20:26 2019-06-13

Brazil World Cup winner Cafu's son dies after playing football The son of the former Brazil captain and two-time World Cup winner Cafu has died of a suspected heart attack at the age of 30 while playing football near his family home win Sao Paolo....
22:13 2019-09-05

College football notebook: Oklahoma State booster Pickens dies Billionaire oilman T. Boone Pickens, known in sports circles as a mega-booster of Oklahoma State athletics, died Wednesday at his Dallas home. He was 91....
06:00 2019-09-12

Veteran NFL writer Don Banks dies after covering Pro Football Hall of Fame ceremony Don Banks, best known for his 17 years at Sports Illustrated, died in his sleep Sunday after just covering the Pro Football Hall of Fame ceremonies.       ...
06:00 2019-08-05

Former Florida International football player Emmanuel Lubin dies in car accident, school says Former Florida International defensive back Emmanuel Lubin died in a car accident Saturday night, the school announced Sunday.       ...
22:52 2019-07-21

Woman Dies, Shops Looted In France Amid Algeria Football Win Celebrations Shops in central Paris were looted and a woman was killed in a high-speed car crash in southern France in what the government slammed Friday as "unacceptable" unrest following a key victory for......
16:13 2019-07-12

Senate backs massive defense bill, targets China, sets Iran vote The U.S. Senate on Thursday passed a $750 billion defense policy bill with provisions that target China on issues from technology transfers to the sale of synthetic opioids, pushing to counter growing Chinese influence around the world....
04:13 2019-06-28

Wife of Arkansas State football coach Blake Anderson dies following cancer battle Wendy Anderson, the wife of Arkansas football head coach Blake Anderson, passed away Monday after a long battle with cancer. She was 49.       ...
21:00 2019-08-20

Notre Dame to See First Mass Since Going Ablaze Two months to the day since fire engulfed Notre Dame Cathedral and destroyed much of its roof and vaulted ceiling, the archbishop of Paris will offer the first Mass in the charred building that is still in danger of partial collapse....
18:13 2019-06-15

Iran: Female soccer fan dies after setting herself on fire An Iranian woman known as the "Blue Girl" set herself on fire after being handed a prison sentence for trying to enter a soccer stadium. Her death sparked outrage on social media, with some calling for a stadium boycott....
01:26 2019-09-11

With Amazon Ablaze, Brazil Faces Global Backlash The fires scorching the Amazon come amid growing concern that Brazil’s weakening environmental policies could jeopardize the country’s trade and foreign relations....
10:26 2019-08-23

Drone attacks set Saudi Aramco oil facilities ablaze Massive fires broke out at two Saudi oil facilities following drone attacks. Online videos showed massive blazes and plumes of smoke, although the Saudi interior ministry said the fires have been "controlled."...
10:00 2019-09-14

Oil tanker filmed ablaze in the Gulf of Oman – video Two oil tankers have been hit in suspected attacks in the Gulf of Oman and the crews evacuated, a month after a similar incident in which four tankers in the region were struck. In this video, one of the tankers can be seen on fire but still afloatTwo oil tankers struck in suspected attacks in Gulf ...
15:00 2019-06-14

Bill Yoast, former high school football coach portrayed in 'Remember the Titans,' dies at 94 Bill Yoast, a former football coach at T.C. Williams High in Virginia, has died at 94. Yoast and the school's football team were famously portrayed in 'Remember the Titans.'        ...
20:13 2019-05-25

Thirsting, ill and ablaze, Germany's forests in critical state, minister says Forest fires, drought and insect infestations have left Germany's forests in a critical state, agriculture minister Julia Kloeckner said after forest owners demanded 2.3 billion euros in emergency aid to tackle the crisis....
13:26 2019-08-30

Amazon versus Africa forest fires: Is the world really ablaze? Forests in the African tropics also catch fire. But, from an ecological point of view, the situations in Africa and South America are very different and cannot always be compared....
20:39 2019-08-30

A 72-Year-Old South Korean Man Set Himself Ablaze to Protest Japan, Police Say (SEOUL, South Korea) — Police say a 72-year-old South Korean man is in critical condition after setting himself ablaze in downtown Seoul, apparently to express his anger toward Japan amid worsening tensions between countries over trade and wartime history. An official from Seoul’s Jongno...
12:00 2019-08-01

With Amazon Rain Forest Ablaze, Brazil Faces Global Backlash The fires scorching the Amazon come amid growing concern that Brazil’s weakening environmental policies could jeopardize the country’s trade and foreign relations....
15:39 2019-08-23

Accused arsonist caught on video setting rabbi’s home ablaze: DA The man who police say set a Brooklyn rabbi’s house on fire amid a long-held grudge over alleged abuse he says he suffered as a child was caught on video sparking the blaze, prosecutors revealed Monday. The detail emerged as Matthew Karelefsky pleaded not guilty to attempted murder and arson c...
01:26 2019-07-16

With Amazon Ablaze, Brazil Faces Global Backlash: ‘Lungs of the Earth Are in Flames’ The fires scorching the Amazon come amid growing concern that Brazil’s weakening environmental policies could jeopardize the country’s trade and foreign relations....
02:00 2019-08-23

Entering the era of intelligent payments Automation and artificial intelligence are transforming the payments industry into one of the most dynamic sectors of transaction banking. But there are still many teething problems in an industry that has been catapulted onto centre stage....
19:52 2019-09-18

Opinion: NFL now entering the player empowerment era By forcing his way out of Houston and into Seattle, defensive force Jadeveon Clowney became the latest high-profile player to flex his muscle       ...
00:39 2019-09-01

Tom Brady entering uncharted territory The future Hall of Famer can become the first NFL position player to start 16 games at 42 years old, and some ageless former QBs say he shows no signs of slipping....
07:26 2019-08-04

Patriots' Tom Brady entering uncharted territory at age 42 The future Hall of Famer can become the first NFL position player to start 16 games at 42 years old, and some ageless former QBs say he has shown no signs of slipping....
16:39 2019-08-03

PM's partner to give first public speech since entering No 10 Boris Johnson's partner Carrie Symonds is expected to give a short speech on the environment this week - marking her first public comments since she entered Downing Street....
15:26 2019-08-17

F1 wants to delay prospective new teams from entering until 2022 Formula 1's managing director of motorsports Ross Brawn says potential new teams have been told to expect to wait until at least 2022 for an opportunity to join the grid...
15:00 2019-08-30

UK may be entering a full-blown recession, budget watchdog says Britain might be entering a full-blown recession and a no-deal Brexit could more than double the country's budget deficit next year, the watchdog for public finances said on Thursday....
13:26 2019-07-18

India’s government bar opposition, journalists from entering Kashmir Authorities sent the opposition leaders back to New Delhi after they waited for several hours at the airport in Srinagar, the main city in the region. Journalists were also stopped from entering....
18:13 2019-08-24

Palestinian student, 17, who'd been blocked from entering US, arrives at Harvard Ismail Ajjawi, a 17-year-old Palestinian student living in Lebanon, after claims that he was blocked from entering America because of his friends' social media posts, arrived at Harvard University Monday to start his college journey Tuesday, according to The Harvard Crimson....
15:39 2019-09-03

Rather Die Than Prove My Religion Before Entering Temple: Mamata Banerjee West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Tuesday said that she would rather die than prove her religion and challenged BJP to compare the religious activities undertaken by the Trinamool Congress......
04:13 2019-08-14

LaMelo Ball to play in Australia before likely entering NBA Draft Young basketball prodigy LaMelo Ball announced Monday he was going to play professional basketball in Australia while he prepares to enter the 2020 NBA Draft....
21:00 2019-06-18

Brexit may be entering "very dangerous" new phase for Ireland: Varadkar The election of a new prime minister in Britain may lead to a new phase in Brexit negotiations that could be "very dangerous" for Ireland, its Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Friday....
15:13 2019-05-24

Schumer warns dangerous fake e-cigs are entering the US Sen. Chuck Schumer warned that counterfeit e-cigarettes made with potentially dangerous ingredients are showing up in the United States and he wants the federal government to crack down on the products to prevent an emergency health crisis. “That is why, amidst an emerging ‘fake’ e-cig flavor ...
00:26 2019-06-24

76ers' Simmons felt 'singled out' entering casino Ben Simmons said he posted a video on social media because he felt "singled out" after being asked for ID at a casino in Australia. The casino said it does routine ID checks on anybody who appears to be younger than 25....
20:13 2019-08-06

Fox News host compares migrants entering US to Nazis Todd Starnes of Fox Nation also called migrants a ‘rampaging horde of illegal aliens’ less than two weeks after El Paso attackA Fox Nation host has said that the US has been invaded by a “rampaging horde of illegal aliens” less than two weeks after 22 people were killed in a Hispanic-targeting attac...
15:26 2019-08-16

Undiscovered dinosaurs: We are entering the golden era of fossil finds From tiny tyrannosaurs to species that soar on bat wings, new dinosaurs are unearthed every month. And the strangest discoveries may yet be lying in wait...
16:13 2019-08-01

Top Myanmar Generals Are Barred From Entering U.S. Over Rohingya Killings Myanmar’s commander in chief, Senior Gen. Min Aung Hlaing, was among those named by the State Department as responsible for atrocities against Rohingya Muslims....
08:39 2019-07-17

Curiosity is entering what may be the best area to find life on Mars Clay on the Martian surface may be able to sustain and nourish microbes, and the Curiosity rover has just rolled into an area on Mars that’s chock full of it...
14:33 2019-05-21

Minutes after entering office, Johnson will make a monumental decision No sooner has the black door closed behind him, shutting out the madness of Downing Street, Boris Johnson will be brought back down to earth in a tradition that humbles even the strongest of egos....
04:52 2019-07-24

Bret Stephens's Dudefight With Guy Who Called Him a Bedbug Is Now Entering Its Second Week Remember when, on Monday, August 26, a then-little known university professor named Dave Karpf tweeted a joke that New York Times columnist Bret Stephens was a bedbug? Do you recall how it became the latest instance of Stephens throwing a wildly out-of-proportion fit and completely owning himself? A...
13:52 2019-09-04

How a Controversy Over Women Entering This Temple Is Shaping India’s Election Jeffrey Gettleman travels to Kerala to see how Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s party is using a controversy at one of India’s holiest shrines to win another five-year term....
20:00 2019-05-22

Air travelers entering US face long delays as CBP computers crash Air travellers entering the US were delayed on Friday after a computer issue prevented customs officials from processing their immigration information. The CBP is reportedly investigating the problem but have yet to identify the cause....
05:00 2019-08-17

DHS to Ramp Up Social Media Monitoring of People Entering the Country The Department of Homeland Security is stepping up the government’s existing program of demanding people entering the country hand over the details of their presence on social media, CNN reported on Friday.Read more......
08:52 2019-09-08

NC State rolling, West Virginia reeling entering matchup Quarterback Matthew McKay has helped North Carolina State win its first two games since replacing the departed Ryan Finley and now gets his first road test as a starter at West Virginia.       ...
21:39 2019-09-13

Parolee with history of breaking and entering busted for Manhattan burglaries A parolee with a history of breaking and entering in Manhattan was busted again Wednesday morning for a spate of burglaries in the borough after he was caught scaling scaffolding to steal from a Midtown building, police and law enforcement sources told The Post. Keith Brown was nabbed around midnigh...
18:52 2019-06-27

Former Broward deputy arrested for not entering building during Parkland shooting Authorities on Tuesday arrested a former Marjory Stoneman Douglas High school resource officer who didn't enter the school during a February 2018 mass shooting....
05:13 2019-06-05

Palestinian Student Blocked From Entering U.S. Finally Arrives at Harvard Ismail Ajjawi, the incoming Harvard freshman who was denied entry into the United States after extensive questioning by authorities, finally arrived on campus on Monday, 10 days after Customs and Border Protection canceled his visa and sent him back to Lebanon....
18:52 2019-09-03

Bihar Man, Jailed 11 Years After Entering Bangladesh By Mistake, Returns An Indian citizen who went missing 11 years ago and accidentally reached Bangladesh has finally returned home. After spending more than a decade in the neighbouring country's jail he has returned to......
22:13 2019-09-14

US to Use Fake Social Media to Check People Entering Country US Citizenship and Immigration Services officers can now create fictitious social media accounts to monitor social media information on foreigners seeking visas, green cards and citizenship....
05:00 2019-09-01

Friday Football Fever (Aug. 8, 2019) – High School Football highlights in So. AZ TUCSON – “Week 0” in high school football is in the books. Here’s the first Friday Football Fever of 2019: HERE ARE THE FINAL SCORES FROM FRIDAY, AUG. 23, 2019 -Canyon Del Oro (CDO) beat Flowing Wells 59-0 -Tucson High beat Phoenix Maryvale 43-0 -Sierra Vista Buena beat Cata...
15:39 2019-08-24

West Ham women's football team appoints first skin consultant in history of football Dr Raul Cetto has been appointed on a part-time basis "to offer insight and expertise into caring for their skin whilst working a high-octane job to help protect and perfect their skin"...
19:00 2019-08-06

Israel Bars Omar and Tlaib From Entering Country Under Pressure From Trump Israel has decided to deny Democratic Congresswomen Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib entry to the country for an upcoming trip, Israeli Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely confirmed to local radio on Thursday. Reuters first reported the news....
12:39 2019-08-16

Confident USA riding high entering Women's World Cup knockout stage A win over Sweden may not have done much to settle concerns over the defense, but the US are brimming with confidence as the business end of the tournament comes into viewIt’s onto the knockout round of the Women’s World Cup for the defending champions, and the US looked convincing enough in a much-...
15:13 2019-06-21

The Dispatch: How a Controversy Over Women Entering This Temple Is Shaping India’s Election Jeffrey Gettleman travels to Kerala to see how Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s party is using a controversy at one of India’s holiest shrines to win another five-year term....
21:52 2019-05-21

Two planes intercepted over President Trump's NJ golf club for entering no-fly zone Two planes were intercepted in New Jersey for entering a no-fly zone without the proper clearance while President Trump vacationed at his golf resort Friday, local reports said....
15:39 2019-08-03

Heather Locklear faces treatment stint after entering no contest plea Actress Heather Locklear will have to successfully complete a residential treatment program to stay out of jail after she plead no contest to eight misdemeanor counts stemming from two confrontations she had at her home...
23:52 2019-08-17

The US-UK 'special relationship' isn't broken - it's just entering a new, more dangerous phase | Michael H Fuchs Reckless rightwing incompetents have taken over both the US and UK governments – and we all have to live the consequencesThe dumpster fires of US and UK politics have converged, and the special relationship is going up in flames.The resignation of Kim Darroch, UK Ambassador to the US – and a longtim...
17:26 2019-07-11

NBCUniversal, National Football League and Carrie Underwood sued over Sunday Night Football theme song Football fans, are you ready for some litigation?! Per Yahoo! News, a group of songwriters have filed a federal lawsuit against NBCUniversal, the National Football League, Carrie Underwood, and others for allegedly plagiarizing a song originally posted on YouTube for their Sunday Night Football open...
19:26 2019-06-20

Football quiz: the many managers of Chelsea Football Club Who won the World Cup? Who played a final? Who liked eggs?How many Italians have managed Chelsea since they last had a (permanent) English manager?TwoFourSixEightChelsea have played in the top flight since 1989. Which manager earned them promotion that year, winning the Division Two title with a hug...
16:13 2019-06-19

Nick Buoniconti's Football Life And Football Death The Many Lives of Nick Buoniconti, the HBO documentary about the Hall of Fame linebacker who died this week at the age of 78, begins with several breathtaking shots of Buoniconti’s stately mansion in the Hamptons, just as Buoniconti makes his way out the front door, onto the porch, and into a wicker...
02:39 2019-08-03

Israel blocks Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib from entering country Trump openly encouraged Israel to bar Reps. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., and Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., from taking a planned trip to the country.        ...
14:39 2019-08-16

Matt Kuchar, Scott Brown co-lead entering the weekend at RBC Canadian Open Matt Kuchar birdied his last three holes to get to 12 under and into a tie for the lead alongside Scott Brown in Round 2 of the RBC Canadian Open.       ...
04:00 2019-06-08

Loud 'boom' reported across Central New York was probably a fireball entering Earth's atmosphere People living in Central New York who reported hearing a loud, fearful boom on Monday night can rest relatively easily -- it was likely just a fiery rock from the far flung reaches of outer space....
06:39 2019-09-04

Florida woman says dad died of flesh-eating bacteria less than 48 hours after entering water A Tennessee man died just 48 hours after contracting a flesh-eating bacteria from waters in Florida after his daughter says the hospital he was treated at ignored her warnings that he had contracted necrotizing fasciitis....
22:26 2019-07-13

Love Island Shakeup! Meet Christen and Katrina, the New Women Entering the Competition Ready for a shakeup? On the Monday, July 15 episode of Love Island, two new Islanders make their way into the game as the couples are put to the test. E! News has your exclusive sneak......
21:52 2019-07-15

'Chaos, chaos, chaos': Amazon still ablaze as Brazil dismisses 'fuss' over fires A 2,000km road and river odyssey through rainforest reveals consensus from all sides: Bolsonaro has spurred a record burning season and ushered in a new age of wreckingFrom afar it resembles a tornado: an immense grey column shooting thousands of feet upwards from the forest canopy into the Amazonia...
08:52 2019-09-09

Palestinian Harvard freshman, 17, allegedly blocked from entering US over friends' social media posts Ismail Ajjawi, a 17-year-old Palestinian student living in Lebanon had big plans to study medicine this fall at Harvard University but claims he was blocked from entering America because of his friends' social media posts....
12:26 2019-08-29

Migrant ship captain arrested after entering Italian port, ending weeks-long standoff Italian police have arrested the captain of a rescue ship carrying dozens of migrants rescued near Libya, after a weeks-long standoff between the vessel and authorities came to a climax off the island of Lampedusa....
19:00 2019-06-29

Schumer: Trump entering North Korea to meet with Kim 'one of the worst few days in American foreign policy' Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer on Monday hit President Donald Trump over his meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Sunday, calling it "one of the worst few days in American foreign policy."...
02:39 2019-07-03

Trump Leery of ‘Very Bad Gang Members, Drug Dealers’ Entering US as Hurricane Dorian Evacuees Seek Refuge In the face of unspeakable tragedy, the president of the United States is supposed to serve as a source of both unwavering strength and empathy. Yet since his inauguration in 2017, Donald Trump has only proven himself to be heartless and loud at the most inappropriate times....
20:39 2019-09-10

FRIDAY FOOTBALL FEVER highlights: High school football Friday, Sept. 6 final scores TUCSON- Final scores from Week Three of Friday Football Fever: Sabino 13, Sahuaro 47 Santa Rita 48, San Carlos 0 Tombstone 15, San Manuel 26 Pusch Ridge Christian 0, Walden Grove 27 Palo Verde 14, Sahuarita 53 Mountain View 13, Higley 38 Ironwood Ridge 20, Millennium 35 Flowing Wells 7, Palm Desert ...
15:00 2019-09-07

The US smart home market is finally entering the mass market after overcoming the chasm it sat in for the last few years BI Intelligence This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. The US smart home market has still yet to meet the expectations many observers had in the early part ...
22:39 2019-05-27

Rory Stewart opium row: Tory leadership contender 'could be banned from entering US over drug use' Conservative leadership contender Rory Stewart could be banned from entering the United States after he admitted smoking opium at a wedding party in Iran, lawyers have said....
11:00 2019-05-31

SEC Lifts Stadium-Wide Alcohol Ban (LEX 18) – The Southeastern Conference announced that it will lift a stadium-wide alcohol ban at athletic events. The new policy requires any SEC institution choosing to permit alcohol sales at athletic events to establish policies governing the sale and distribution of alcoholic beverages con...
21:00 2019-05-31

You can now order Postmates at Yankee Stadium The days of gnawing on rubbery hot dogs or peanuts during a baseball game are long over. From Fenway Park to Camden Yards, most MLB stadiums are packed with a wide range of food options. But for the Yankees fan with a craving for something different,......
21:13 2019-09-17

Arizona Stadium receives new upgrades TUCSON – The University of Arizona is kicking off football season with new amenities. Last year, Arizona stadium underwent a $30 million renovation, mainly for the east side of the stadium. Now, the focus is on the west side. This season, the stadium features a new kids zone, enhanced food an...
15:00 2019-09-07

Sterling: I saw this stadium get built, it’s a dream "Raheem Sterling starred as Manchester City routed a hapless Watford 6-1 in the FA Cup and the England man revealed post-match that it was a dream come true to win at the national stadium."...
14:33 2019-05-21

Las Vegas stadium for relocating Raiders gets Allegiant name A $1.9 billion stadium being built for the NFL's Oakland Raiders when the team moves to Las Vegas next year is being named for Allegiant Travel Co., team and company officials said Monday....
16:26 2019-08-06

Pujols gets ovation in return to Busch Stadium Albert Pujols returned to Busch Stadium for the first time since winning the 2011 World Series, and the onetime Cardinals great received a lengthy standing ovation prior to his first at-bat....
06:52 2019-06-22

Nashville soccer CEO: Stadium cost up as much as $75 million The head of the Nashville Soccer Club says the new MLS stadium is on schedule to open in 2022 and will cost at least $50 million more than original projections       ...
01:13 2019-08-23

Titans will cap stadium practice with concert, fireworks The Tennessee Titans are throwing a bit of a party after their only practice at Nissan Stadium during training camp       ...
03:39 2019-07-16

Fight At Indians’ Stadium Goes South, Just Like Their Season When Sun Tzu wrote Art of War around 500 B.C., there’s no way he could have possibly imagined his philosophies getting used in the context of a fight amongst baseball fans in Cleveland, but that’s exactly what appears to have happened on Saturday night. In the ninth chapter, so to speak, Tzu writes ...
05:52 2019-09-16

Dodger Stadium to get $100 million renovation for 2020 The Los Angeles Dodgers plan to welcome the All-Star Game back to Dodger Stadium with a $100 million renovation of their historic ballpark       ...
03:26 2019-07-24

Free enterprise is alive and well outside Yankee Stadium Let me tell you a cute little story that I think says a lot about free enterprise and also about raising a kid. It also says something about the Yankees. I skipped work the other day to catch both games of the Yankees doubleheader against the Mets in The Bronx. Between games I grabbed something......
07:00 2019-06-13

Verizon’s 5G network isn’t good enough to cover an entire NFL stadium Enlarge / A Verizon logo at GSMA Mobile World Congress 2019 on February 26, 2019 in Barcelona, Spain. (credit: Getty Images | David Ramos) Verizon yesterday announced that its 5G service is available in 13 NFL stadiums but said the network is only able to cover "parts" of the seating areas. Verizo...
23:52 2019-09-06

Pujols' Busch Stadium return 'just pretty amazing' It had been nearly 11 years since Albert Pujols last played in Busch Stadium prior to Friday night. Greeted with ovations before all three plate appearances, he said there were several times when he nearly shed tears during the game....
10:13 2019-06-22

Dodgers fans recount quake shaking stadium Fans at a baseball game in Los Angeles said they felt the earthquake that hit California on Friday night. The quake rattled Dodger Stadium in the fourth inning of the team's game against the San Diego Padres. (July 6)        ...
20:13 2019-07-06

Tokyo Olympic stadium 90% finished, to open in December With the start of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics a little over a year away, the National Stadium, set to be the centerpiece of the Games, is 90% completed and will open its doors for the first time in December....
12:39 2019-07-03

Cost of Raiders stadium in Las Vegas rises to $1.9 billion Officials have raised the budget to $1.9 billion for the 65,000-seat Las Vegas Stadium being built for the NFL's relocated Raiders and UNLV football       ...
22:13 2019-07-19

Marvel Stadium to review 'intimidating' AFL security measures Guards patrolling aisles causes fan backlashAFL say it is still looking for ‘right balance’Marvel Stadium management will review security procedures after the AFL venue’s chief executive Michael Green conceded some fans felt intimidated by the more-visible security presence.With crowd behaviour in t...
10:26 2019-06-16

Yankees Give Padres a Rude Welcome in First Visit to New Stadium Clint Frazier, Brett Gardner and Gary Sanchez homered, and Manny Machado was booed, as San Diego became the last opposing team to play in the Yankees’ decade-old stadium....
00:00 2019-05-28

A’s skip batting practice due to bee swarm at Angel Stadium ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Athletics have canceled batting practice at Angel Stadium after a pesky swarm of bees took the field. The A’s could have hit despite the bees Thursday, but manager Bob Melvin decided to skip it, saying he didn’t want anybody to get stung before the seri...
07:00 2019-06-07

Vegas considering stadium-area plan, bid for MLS soccer team Las Vegas is considering a deal with a developer to reshape a downtown stadium area to boost a bid for a Major League Soccer expansion franchise        ...
22:13 2019-05-30

What is the shortest walk a footballer has had to their home stadium? | The Knowledge Plus: goals mirroring caps, a substitute keeper forcing his opposing No 1 to be withdrawn, and more. Mail us or tweet @TheKnowledge_GU“What is the smallest recorded distance between a player’s house/apartment/residence and their home stadium? Have any top-level players been able to walk to a game be...
13:00 2019-06-05

Massive swarm of bees invades Yankee Stadium The Bronx Bombers’ head-to-head against Tampa Bay wasn’t the only buzz at Yankee Stadium Monday afternoon — about 25,000 bees had to be hauled off after they descended on the outfield. The NYPD’s two-man beekeeping unit had to be called in to remove the swarm after it took up residence near Monument...
20:13 2019-07-16

Last stop, Vienna: Highlights from Rammstein's Stadium Tour The German hard rockers' sold-out tour is ending on Friday. Nazi concentration camp imagery, kisses supporting LGBTQ rights or a boat "welcoming" refugees: They've left more than a few strong impressions along the way....
22:00 2019-08-23

Bruce Allen says Redskins’ stadium announcement could come ‘within a year’ The Redskins team president also joked about Washington's QB competition and Josh Norman jumping over bulls. He said the team would "love" to have President Trump attend a game....
21:52 2019-07-31

David Price repays Red Sox gamble with Stadium breakthrough The rain presented the Red Sox with an opportunity — one they chose not to accept. Thursday’s postponement gave them the option of pushing back David Price a day, using the weather as a way to spare him Yankee Stadium — his personal house of horrors. Thanks, Alex Cora said, but no thanks. “He’s thro...
09:52 2019-06-03

Raiders' stadium cost in Vegas soars to $1.9 billion The high stakes for building an NFL stadium for the Raiders in Las Vegas continues to rise with the latest cost estimate now coming in at $1.9 billion, according to the Las Vegas Review-Journal....
02:00 2019-07-20

| FIFA's Boban 'not in favour' of stadium closures for racism Former Croatia international Zvonimir Boban says he is against football matches being suspended if players are racially abused by a small number of fans....
19:13 2019-06-03

MLB roundup: Padres top Dodgers as quake rattles stadium Hunter Renfroe hit a go-ahead home run in the eighth inning and Eric Lauer pitched six strong innings as the visiting San Diego Padres ended their five-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers in a game that was played through a strong earthquake....
09:13 2019-07-06

Stadium 'only a quarter full' for Mugabe's state funeral African leaders are paying their respects to Zimbabwe's founder Robert Mugabe at his state funeral, while many ordinary people are opting to stay away....
17:00 2019-09-14

High winds cause roof to collapse at AZ Alkmaar’s stadium Part of the roof at AZ Alkmaar’s stadium collapsed Saturday as a result of strong winds. AZ Alkmaar, which plays in the top Dutch soccer league Eredivisie, was not playing at the time and there were no injuries at the AFAS Stadium. “This surprised us all. We are very shocked but especial...
22:00 2019-08-11

The Latest: Desperate fans seeking tickets outside stadium Desperate Liverpool and Tottenham fans are out-bidding one another to scalpers outside the Wanda Metropolitano Stadium to get into the sold-out Champions League final        ...
20:52 2019-06-01

New Loudoun United stadium will be called Segra Field D.C. United has struck a 10-year deal with Segra, a technology and communications company, for naming rights to the 5,000-seat soccer stadium being built in Leesburg for the second-division club....
20:26 2019-07-02

New York's Yankee Stadium hit by swarm of 25,000 bees before game As the New York Yankees prepared to face off against the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday, the police force’s beekeepers removed a horde of bees overrunning the outfield of Yankee Stadium....
03:26 2019-07-17

Club says it's locked out of Russian World Cup stadium A dispute over World Cup legacy has intensified in Russia after top-flight club FC Rostov claimed it had been locked out of its new stadium       ...
21:39 2019-09-03

| Egyptians light up stadium in tribute to fallen fans Even as Egypt struggled against South Africa in the last 16 of the Africa Cup of Nations on Saturday, the home fans took time to honour a recent tradition....
16:13 2019-07-07

Tepper wants to build retractable roof stadium in Charlotte Carolina Panthers billionaire owner David Tepper says his goal is to build a retractable roof stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina within the next 10 years in an effort to attract major sporting events to the state.       ...
21:13 2019-07-31

Stadium Weeds Out Disruptive Fans With Facial Recognition European soccer fans who throw their drinks or otherwise disrupt games are sometimes banned. If they try to sneak in, they may have to contend with a facial-recognition system at the stadium....
09:39 2019-09-06

Astros become latest MLB team to extend stadium netting HOUSTON — The Houston Astros will extend the protective netting at Minute Maid Park to cover more of the seating area, joining other teams that have taken safety measures after foul balls injured fans. The team announced Thursday that the extended netting would be installed before the homestand star...
02:26 2019-08-09

Dodgers expand protective netting at Dodger Stadium The Los Angeles Dodgers announced on Friday that they have extended the protective netting down both foul lines at Dodger Stadium       ...
02:39 2019-08-31

Rammstein on Tour: Live at the Berlin Olympic Stadium While every nuance of Rammstein’s tour makes the news in Germany on an almost daily basis, fans continue to devour the band's images, recordings and controversies. DW was in Berlin to capture the band's live show....
22:39 2019-07-01

David Beckham's MLS stadium site contaminated by arsenic, says report Soil samples found barium and lead levels above legal limitsFindings could hike cleanup costs to $50m at proposed siteAn environmental report poses a new problem for the proposed site of David Beckham’s Major League Soccer stadium in Miami: Tests show the soil is far more toxic than expected.Accordi...
21:52 2019-08-20

Minor League Stadium Ravaged By The Dreaded Mumford & Sons The Pioneer League’s Missoula Osprey had to postpone all of its games this weekend when the aftermath of a Mumford & Sons concert combined with bad weather to make the baseball field mushy and unplayable....
01:39 2019-08-20

Kansas to begin beer, wine sales at Memorial Stadium The University of Kansas will begin the sale of beer and wine at home football games this season, joining a growing number of Big 12 schools to offer alcohol sales at sporting events       ...
21:00 2019-07-17

‘Hot Dogs! Cold Beer!’ M.L.B. Will Bring the Familiar to London Stadium The Yankees and Red Sox will bring the peanuts and Cracker Jack to an overseas series. But there will also be British twists, like appearances by Churchill and Henry VIII....
20:00 2019-06-27

You'll Be in the Clear at Your Next Stadium Event With These Discounted Transparent Bags From Amazon When faced with restrictions on what you can bring into stadiums, the choice is clear: Get a clear bag! They’re usually allowed in, and right now, a selection of them are really, really cheap on Amazon. Transparent crossbody bags, totes, and even a fanny pack are up for grabs for under $7 with corre...
20:00 2019-05-30

Rangers handed partial stadium closure after sectarian chanting "Rangers were ordered by UEFA to close a section of their Ibrox Stadium for their next Europa League home match in the group stage due to racist behaviour and sectarian singing by the Scottish club\u0027s fans."...
16:13 2019-08-30

WSL's north London derby to be staged at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium News comes after opening-day games switch groundsFull Women’s Super League fixtures releasedTottenham will host the Women’s Super League champions and north London rivals Arsenal at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on 17 November.The full fixture list for the 2019-20 WSL season was announced on Wednesd...
18:52 2019-07-10

Opening WSL games to be played at Etihad Stadium and Stamford Bridge • Manchester City and Chelsea announce games at main stadiums• City v United Manchester derby opens season on 7 SeptemberManchester City and Chelsea will play their opening matches of the Women’s Super League season at the Etihad Stadium and Stamford Bridge.City’s match against Manchester United on ...
18:52 2019-07-08

Baseball at London Stadium was the right sport in the wrong place | Letters The games played by the US teams in London were fundamentally flawed, says Ed Vulliamy, and Ian J Jackson explains why baseballs fly further in DenverI was intrigued by Matthew Engel’s relative enthusiasm for the baseball London Series (Analysis, 1 July). And of course, riveted by the occasion, havi...
19:26 2019-07-03

Fan who threw 96 mph at in-stadium radar booth signs contract with A's Baseball fan Nathan Patterson lit up the speed-pitch radar booth while taking in a game with his brother. Now he's on an MLB roster.       ...
18:00 2019-08-02

Warriors ready new basketball stadium, fueled by tech dollars The Golden State Warriors are weeks from opening a sleek $1.5 billion sports and entertainment complex in San Francisco thanks largely to a years-long tech boom that made it financially feasible, the team's president said on Monday....
05:26 2019-07-16

Soil at Beckham's MLS stadium site contaminated by arsenic, says report Soil samples found barium and lead levels above legal limitsFindings could hike cleanup costs to $50m at proposed siteAn environmental report poses a new problem for the proposed site of David Beckham’s Major League Soccer stadium in Miami: Tests show the soil is far more toxic than expected.Accordi...
21:00 2019-08-20

US soccer game keeps Jets’ new kicker from testing out MetLife Stadium The U.S. men’s national soccer team has given the Jets’ new kicker the boot. Recent waiver claim Kaare Vedvik has never kicked at MetLife Stadium, so the Jets had hoped to get him there for a few kicks to acclimate himself on Friday afternoon. But the venue is unavailable — with the playing surface ...
07:39 2019-09-06

Mexico's famed Azteca Stadium to restore turf field Officials at Mexico's famed Azteca Stadium say they will convert the field back to natural turf after a failed attempt at a hybrid playing surface led to the cancellation of a scheduled NFL game there last year....
08:39 2019-05-28

Nicky Winmar statue unveiled at Optus Stadium in Perth Famous stance against racism immortalisedAFL great hopes for more education on issueAFL great Nicky Winmar hopes the unveiling of a statue in Perth depicting his famous stance against racism will help encourage more dialogue and education on the issue within Australia. Aboriginal football greats, th...
12:00 2019-07-06

Cleveland Browns Ban Wrong Guy From Stadium For Beer-Pouring Incident Pour one out for poor Eric Smith, whom the Cleveland Browns banned for life from their stadium for dumping beer on visiting Tennessee Titans players this past Sunday—even though he was nowhere near the stadium at the time. Just be careful not to get any on anybody, or the Browns will have some rando...
23:13 2019-09-11

Mexico’s famed Azteca Stadium to restore turf field MEXICO CITY (AP) — Officials at Mexico’s famed Azteca Stadium say they will convert the field back to natural turf after a failed attempt at a hybrid playing surface led to the cancellation of a scheduled NFL game there last year. In May 2018, the stadium switched to a field combining syntheti...
03:00 2019-05-28

St. Louis Blues celebrate Stanley Cup win with Cardinals at Busch Stadium The St. Louis Cardinals welcomed the Stanley Cup champion Blues to Busch Stadium on Wednesday in celebration of the team's win over the Boston Bruins....
18:52 2019-06-27

Report: MLS Will Expand To St. Louis, Might Not Completely Fleece The City For A Stadium Congratulations, St. Louis! According to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, the city has successfully thrown enough money around and greased the right wheels to win economic promotion to MLS!...
13:00 2019-08-16

Vegas considers stadium-area plan, bid for MLS soccer team Las Vegas is considering giving a developer exclusive rights to develop a proposal to reshape an aging downtown stadium area to boost a bid for a Major League Soccer expansion franchise....
13:00 2019-05-31

Qatar agrees to inquiry into death of Briton at World Cup stadium Family of Zac Cox say a British judge will look for lessons to be learned from death in 2017The Qatari organisation in charge of staging the 2022 World Cup has agreed to hold a wide-ranging inquiry led by a British judge into the death of a British worker during construction of a stadium for the eve...
18:13 2019-07-18

Owner: Fan-related costs factor into Bills’ stadium decision VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Buffalo Bills owner Terry Pegula says he’s taking into account how much the small-market team’s fan base can bear in determining whether to build a new stadium downtown or renovate the existing suburban facility. Pegula says whichever option the Bills c...
19:39 2019-06-29

Let's Remember Some Hockey Guys: Topps Stadium Club 1991 I was born in 1995. These hockey guys that Dan had for me to remember—specifically a very fancy and well-made pack of Topps Stadium Club—came from 1991. Surely, you can see the problem here....
17:52 2019-06-11

England vs Pakistan: Match Date, Time, Venue, Stadium England will take on Pakistan in their second World Cup 2019 league encounter as they continue their effort to claim their first-ever 50-over ICC tournament....
19:26 2019-06-02

Phillies remove Odubel Herrera stadium banners after arrest The Philadelphia Phillies have begun to remove banners at Citizens Bank Park that feature Odubel Herrera after the outfielder's arrest on a domestic violence charge last month....
18:13 2019-06-07

The Best View Of Stadium Super Trucks Is Only For Fans With Strong Stomachs Thanks to somebody’s clever camera placement, now we know what the view is like for some of the hardest-working suspension in motorsports....
23:26 2019-08-06

Report: Beckham stadium site has unsafe arsenic levels An environmental report poses a new problem for the proposed site of David Beckham's Major League Soccer stadium in Miami: Tests show the soil is far more toxic than expected....
17:52 2019-08-21

From Disneyland to Dodger Stadium: Videos capture second earthquake in California Videos posted on social media show pools overflowing and lamps swinging during a magnitude 7.1 earthquake in Ridgecrest, California.        ...
20:13 2019-07-06

Rangers handed partial stadium ban for fans' racist behaviour "Rangers have been ordered by UEFA to close a section of their Ibrox Stadium for Thursday\u0027s Europa League meeting with Legia Warsaw due to racist behaviour which includes \"sectarian singing\" by their supporters."...
00:52 2019-08-24

How Austria's far right turned the stadium artwork 'For Forest' into a campaign issue The art installation of 299 trees in a stadium aims to draw attention to the fragility of forests, but right-wing populists misappropriated the project for their election campaign. DW asked artist Klaus Littmann why....
18:52 2019-09-13

Dedicating stadium at Pueblo to Coach Curly Santa Cruz TUCSON – Longtime coach, teacher and mentor Saturnino “Curly” Santa Cruz was on hand to see his alma mater Pueblo High School dedicate the stadium to -him-. Here’s more from the all-around atmosphere at the high school football game between Pueblo and Cholla: It’s FRIDAY FOO...
00:26 2019-09-15

South Africa vs Bangladesh: Match Date, Time, Venue, Stadium South Africa stay at the Kennington Oval, where they were drubbed by 104 runs by hosts England, as they prepare to meet Bangladesh in their second World Cup 2019 match....
11:13 2019-06-01

Orioles fans escorted out of stadium after unveiling Trump reelection banner Several fans at a Baltimore Oriloes babseball game were escorted out of Camden Yards during Thursday's game agasint the Toronto Blue Jays after unveiling a large banner supporting President Trump reelection. ...
01:13 2019-08-03

Soccer stadium vendor accused of serving leftover beer to patrons Footage captured shows a vendor at the Territorio Santos Modelo in Mexico appears to show the worker pouring leftover beer into a bucket behind the counter....
00:39 2019-08-03

Fan struck in head by foul ball at Dodger Stadium, rushed to hospital A woman was hospitalized Sunday after she was struck in the head by a foul ball off the bat of Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Cody Bellinger at Dodger Stadium....
04:39 2019-06-24

Odell Beckham Jr. ad trolls former team ahead of his return to MetLife Stadium Odell Beckham Jr. returns to MetLife Stadium on Monday night in a marquee matchup when the Cleveland Browns go up against the New York Jets and he announced his presence in New York City with advertisement trolling his former team....
15:00 2019-09-16

Man, 44, accused of threatening shooting at New England Patriots' Gillette Stadium A man is facing terroristic threat and felony domestic assault charges after he threatened via Facebook a "school shooting" at the Patriots stadium       ...
05:39 2019-09-11

Luis Severino throws off Yankee Stadium mound in big step toward return Yankees ace Luis Severino took another step toward making his season debut, throwing off a mound at the Stadium for the first time all year. Severino – who hasn’t pitched all year due to multiple injuries to his pitching arm and shoulder – tossed in the bullpen Sunday and then threw what he estimate...
00:52 2019-08-19

Watch: Jaw-Dropping View Of 'Stadium Effect' Inside Hurricane Dorian On Monday, Hurricane Dorian unleashed massive flooding and powerful winds across the island chain of the Bahamas. Stunning scenes of the 'stadium effect' forming inside the wall of Hurrican Dorian......
10:39 2019-09-03

Forest Green’s eco evolution on hold after wooden stadium plan rejected • Forest Green chairman Dale Vince: ‘fans will be devastated’• Decision may still be appealed by the clubThey are the greenest football club in the world, famous for giving their players a vegan diet and recycling their rainwater. But now Forest Green’s plans for an even more eco-friendly future hav...
21:26 2019-06-13

Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium To Be Renamed. Know About Tughlaq Ruler's Legacy Feroz Shah Kotla Cricket Stadium to be renamed as Arun Jaitley Stadium. Tughlaq dynasty ruler Firuz Shah Tughlaq founded several cities around Delhi, including Jaunpur, Firozpur, Hissar, Firozabad and......
17:13 2019-08-27

BTS embraces pop spectacle at MetLife Stadium with dazzling, camera-ready concert The BTS “Love Yourself: Speak Yourself” tour show at MetLife Stadium was big on visuals, thanks to giant video screens, pyrotechnics and confetti.        ...
15:13 2019-05-21

96-year-old WWII vet wows NJ stadium by playing national anthem on harmonica A New Jersey stadium went wild on Sunday when a 96-year-old played a touching rendition of the National Anthem on his harmonica ahead of Memorial Day....
10:00 2019-05-27

Port To Cricket Stadium: PM's Likely Gifts On First Post-Poll Trip Abroad From ferry services and port terminals to a new national cricket stadium, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to come bearing gifts on his visit to neighbours Sri Lanka and the Maldives this......
09:26 2019-06-07

India vs South Africa: Match Date, Time, Venue, Stadium The Rose Bowl will be abuzz as India begin their World Cup 2019 against South Africa in the introduction of the most anticipated team in the cricketing world....
09:01 2019-06-04

Home turf: Browns' Mayfield to star in ads living in stadium Home sweet home stadium: Browns QB Baker Mayfield to appear in TV commercials for Progressive living with his wife in football stadium       ...
18:52 2019-08-28

Fans Involved In Fight At Indians' Stadium Charged With Disorderly Conduct The three fans involved in the bumbling brawl that took place at a Cleveland Indians game on Saturday have been charged with disorderly conduct for fighting in public, according to a police report obtained by Fox 8 Cleveland. The report notes that 56-year-old Jon Rogers—presumably the man who droppe...
05:26 2019-09-17

Joe Jonas Gets an Onstage Kiss From Sophie Turner and a Stadium Serenade on His Birthday Happy birthday, Joe Jonas! The Jonas Brothers band members turned 30 years old on Thursday and celebrated the major milestone with his loved ones and fans. While performing in......
16:13 2019-08-16

Philadelphia Eagles build stadium room for fans with sensory needs: 'You can take a break' If the chorus of "Fly! Eagles! Fly!" or "E-A-G-L-E-S" chants become too overwhelming for any fan with sensory needs at Lincoln Financial Field, the Philadelphia Eagles took a big step to make sure they don't have to leave the game or event....
19:26 2019-09-07

David Beckham stadium site has unsafe arsenic levels: report MIAMI — An environmental report poses a new problem for the proposed site of David Beckham’s Major League Soccer stadium in Miami: Tests show the soil is far more toxic than expected. According to the Miami Herald, the analysis found arsenic contamination reaching more than twice the legal limit and...
01:52 2019-08-21

| Unsuitable CT Stadium pitch sees CT City v Chiefs PSL blockbuster moved The Absa Premiership encounter between Cape Town City and Kaizer Chiefs will not go ahead at the Cape Town Stadium after the pitch was ruled unsuitable....
08:39 2019-08-22

76-year-old baseball fan is walking for peace from Yankee Stadium to Fenway Park A 76-year-old baseball fan is on a very long walk — to make a pitch for peace. Al Forte, of Stamford, Conn., left New York after a Yankee game Aug 4. He’s hoping to reach Fenway in time for another Yankee-Sox game Sept. 6. “I’m doing this to spread the message of praying for peace,”......
07:26 2019-09-01

Luke Bryan crowd goes wild for Gronkowski’s Gillette Stadium return Rob Gronkowski retired from the NFL, but he’s apparently not done catching passes at Gillette Stadium. The former Patriots tight end returned to his old stomping ground Friday night during a Luke Bryan concert and the crowd went wild upon seeing Gronkowski step on stage, according to MassLive....
17:52 2019-06-23

Sorry, BTS Army: No camping allowed at Metlife Stadium for New York/New Jersey shows K-pop superstars BTS are set to make their MetLife debut this weekend but the earliest fans can enter the grounds is 9:30 a.m. EDT.        ...
15:13 2019-05-21

Argentine soccer giant River opens stadium to homeless as winter bites Argentine soccer club River Plate opened the doors of its Monumental stadium on Wednesday to give shelter to people living on the streets, as temperatures fell during the Southern Hemisphere winter and a biting economic recession exacerbates poverty in the South American country....
04:26 2019-07-04

Cricket World Cup, Windies vs Pakistan: Match Date, Time, Venue, Stadium Windies will take on ever-mercurial Pakistan in their first match of the World Cup 2019 and will have the battle the Pakistani fans along with the team....
11:52 2019-05-30

Cleveland Browns to honor all-time great QB Otto Graham with statue outside stadium The statue will be the second memorializing a Browns' legend outside FirstEnergy Stadium after a likeness of legendary running back Jim Brown was erected in 2016....
20:52 2019-07-31

Watch: Rajai Davis takes $243 Uber to stadium, hits homer in first Mets at-bat Rajai Davis took a two-hour Uber ride to the stadium before hitting a home run in his first at-bat for the New York Mets in a 6-1 win against the Washington Nationals....
18:00 2019-05-23

Sixers forward Mike Scott fights tailgating Eagles fans at stadium Philadelphia 76ers forward Mike Scott scrapped with a couple of Eagles fans outside Lincoln Financial Field while wearing a Washington Redskins jersey. Footage of the fight before the Eagles-Redskins regular-season opener on Sunday shows the 6-foot-8, 237-pound Virginia native — clad in a No. ...
20:52 2019-09-09

Tottenham stadium hosts first NFL event as London Academy brings UK franchise closer than ever For up to 80 teenagers aged between 16-18, this week has seen them move one step closer to a potentially life-altering place among the inaugural intake at the world-first NFL Academy initiative....
20:00 2019-07-04

Timelapse shows London Stadium turf transformed for baseball game – video West Ham's London Stadium has undergone an incredible transformation for Major League Baseball's first-ever regular season game in Europe, as the Boston Red Sox take on the New York Yankees. It took three weeks of work and 142,000 square feet of imported turf to create an MLB-approved ballpark for ...
21:39 2019-06-28

| Mugabe Memorial: Family say they weren't expecting stadium to be 'this empty', citizens say work kept them away While the Zimbabwean government and former President Robert Mugabe's family had indicated plans to take his remains to Zvimba, his home village following his funeral, this was later ditched....
17:13 2019-09-15

Expanded Protective Netting Is Coming To Major League Baseball, One Stadium At A Time The Chicago White Sox announced Tuesday that they will extend protective netting at their stadium all the way to the foul poles this summer. They will be the first of 30 MLB teams to make the move all the way to the outfield wall, but certainly not the last....
08:52 2019-06-19

Dina Asher-Smith proud to finish second in 100m final at London Stadium • Asher-Smith lost out to Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce • Lynsey Sharp and men’s 4x100m relay excel in victoryDina Asher-Smith was given a close-up view of what it will take to become a true sprint champion as she lost the 100m final at the Anniversary Games to Jamaica’s Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce. Asher-Smi...
04:52 2019-07-22

Giants fan allegedly threatens to shoot up Gillette Stadium over Antonio Brown signing A New York Giants fan in Rhode Island allegedly went nuclear over the New England Patriots signing Antonio Brown — and threatened to “pull a white boys school shooting” at Gillette Stadium on Facebook, officials said Monday. Tobias Gray, who originally hails from New York and posts rap m...
04:00 2019-09-10

Worker threatened to ‘blow up’ Atlanta Braves’ stadium, ‘shoot everyone there,’ arrest warrant says An employee of the Atlanta Braves’ stadium, SunTrust Park, was arrested Saturday after allegedly arguing with his boss and threatening to “blow up” the stadium and “shoot everyone there,” according to his arrest warrant....
04:52 2019-08-08

Fleetwood Mac ticketholders demand refunds over sound system complaints at Wembley Stadium gig Fleetwood Mac concert-goers are demanding refunds after the iconic band performed at two London shows at Wembley Stadium on Sunday and Tuesday evening....
17:39 2019-06-19

Mets call-up takes 112-mile Uber to stadium then belts sealing homer Rajai Davis, 38, arrived during third inning after 5pm call-upVeteran spent about $230 on Uber to stadium from AllentownRajai Davis took batting practice Wednesday afternoon in Allentown, Pennsylvania. The 38-year-old outfielder ended his night hitting a three-run homer that capped a thrilling eight...
18:00 2019-05-23

Chicken wire, homer heaven: Inside quirky London Stadium for Yankees-Red Sox LONDON — Our greatest homegrown product appears on the way to England: The home run. The center field fence at London Stadium is 385 feet away (117.4 meters on this side of The Pond), which would be the shortest in the majors — though with a 16-foot wall MLB officials insist it will play close...
22:00 2019-06-28

Report: Inter Miami's Proposed Stadium Site Is An Arsenic-Filled Poison Pit The long wait to watch David Beckham’s Miami MLS franchise play in all the promised glitziness has hit yet another unfortunate snag: the ground where Inter Miami’s ritzy new stadium is to be built is literally poisoned....
08:39 2019-08-21

Dodger Stadium to undergo $100-million renovation ahead of 2020 All-Star Game The Los Angeles Dodgers unveiled plans on Tuesday for a $100-million renovation of Dodger Stadium, the National League's second oldest ballpark.       ...
03:26 2019-07-24

Taylor Swift set to open SoFi Stadium, new home of Los Angeles Chargers, Rams Taylor Swift announced Tuesday she will open SoFi Stadium, the Los Angeles Chargers' and Los Angeles Rams' new stadium, with two concerts next July.       ...
19:39 2019-09-17

Wounded US Special Forces veteran honored at Yankee Stadium with family by his side For Marty Bailey, Saturday was about more than just being honored at Yankee Stadium by his favorite baseball team on a picturesque afternoon -- the important part was having his family by his side....
21:39 2019-08-22

Were images of Arizona Diamondbacks' potential new stadium leaked by architectural firm? An architectural firm might have offered a sneak peek at what the home of the Arizona Diamondbacks could look like.        ...
22:13 2019-05-21

CBOE SETS DAILY RECORDS FOR TOTAL VOLUME AND ETF VOLUME; CFE SETS TOTAL DAILY VOLUME RECORD CHICAGO, May 7, 2010 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported that Thursday, May 6 was its most active trading day ever as a record 10,571,568 contracts changed hands, surpassing the previous daily record of 9,975,464 contracts traded on September 18, 2008. ETF options volume at CB...
10:26 2019-05-22

Arsenal vs Burnley highlights: Goals and action from Premier League clash at Emirates Stadium Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang grabbed the winner as Arsenal overcame a stubborn Burnley to maintain their winning start in the Premier League with a 2-1 victory at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday....
13:00 2019-08-19

Denver Broncos to sell the naming rights for Mile High stadium to Empower Retirement The 21-year deal would rename the stadium Empower Field at Mile High through 2039 for an undisclosed amount, the company and team announced Wednesday....
00:00 2019-09-05

Herd Of Orlando City Fans Stampedes To Opposite Side Of Stadium To Heckle NYCFC Last night, during the penalty shootout that concluded an Orlando City-NYCFC U.S. Open Cup match, NYCFC tried to limit the influence of Orlando’s most boisterous fans by electing to take the kicks on the end of the stadium opposite The Wall, Orlando’s hardcore fan section. NYCFC didn’t account for h...
18:26 2019-07-11

Tree takeover! Soccer stadium filled with hundreds of trees for art ‘intervention’ An artist is trying to make sure people can see the forest for the trees when it comes to nature, showing them the big picture by filling a soccer stadium in Austria with a huge, tree-filled art intervention.        ...
21:26 2019-09-05

New York Giants rookie Daniel Jones welcomed to Yankee Stadium with resounding boos New York Giants rookie quarterback Daniel Jones has yet to step onto an NFL field and take a professional snap but he is already getting made out to be enemy No. 1 in New York City....
19:00 2019-06-18

Rammstein at Milton Keynes live review: Heavy rifts and plenty of fire at Stadium MK POWERFUL riffs, juggernaut beats and enough fire and explosions to keep even the most newly anointed Rammstein fan happy, the band’s first UK show in over two years at Stadium MK was an eye-popping, theatrical triumph of sight and sound....
16:26 2019-07-08

Stadium worker attacked on way home less than 200 yards from fatal shooting among four dead in just 48 hours in London A young man on his way home from work was beaten to death in a park last night, making him the fourth person to be murdered in a weekend of bloodshed....
14:26 2019-07-08

Prince William and former striker John Carew celebrate Aston Villa win at Wembley Stadium The Duke of Cambridge was seen wildly celebrating alongside John Carew as Aston Villa secured promotion back to the Premier League in the Championship Play-Off Final....
20:00 2019-05-27

Feroz Shah Kotla Renamed Arun Jaitley Stadium, Stand Named After Kohli The Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) renamed Feroz Shah Kotla Cricket Stadium after former DDCA president Arun Jaitley. Also, a stand has been named after Virat Kohli....
23:39 2019-09-12

Officials Respond To Public Records Request On Bengals' New Stadium Deal With 275 Pages Of Redactions It is not exaggeration to say that the Cincinnati Bengals’ revised stadium lease with Hamilton County, agreed in November 2018, is still largely secret. Among the many figures that weren’t released at the time the agreement was announced was how much the county—and thus, taxpayers—will be spending t...
23:00 2019-07-10

Fires! Floods! Bees! On-field fire at Colts-Titans is the latest stadium mishap The Tennessee Titans came out on fire in Week 2 -- literally -- but they weren't the first team to have something go wrong before or during a game. We investigated other mishaps across sports....
07:13 2019-09-17

Tigers trade chip Nick Castellanos rips home stadium: ‘This park’s a joke’ Detroit Tigers outfielder Nick Castellanos helped break the team’s six-game losing streak Sunday by slamming a walk-off homer, but he isn’t as thrilled as expected. A frustrated Castellano used the moment to rip his team’s home ballpark for how deep it is to center field, feeling it has cost t...
20:13 2019-07-23

Taylor Swift set to open SoFi Stadium, new home of Los Angeles Chargers, Rams, in 2020 Taylor Swift announced Tuesday she will open SoFi Stadium, the Los Angeles Chargers' and Los Angeles Rams' new stadium, with two concerts next July.       ...
21:13 2019-09-17

Man City vs Tottenham highlights: Goals and action from Premier League clash at Etihad Stadium Gabriel Jesus was denied an injury-time winner by VAR as Manchester City had to settle for 2-2 with Tottenham in the Premier League's headline act on Saturday....
13:00 2019-08-19

U.S. blames Iran for tanker attacks in Gulf of Oman, Iran rejects assertion The United States blamed Iran for attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman on Thursday that drove up oil prices and raised concerns about a new U.S.-Iranian confrontation, but Tehran bluntly denied the allegation....
05:00 2019-06-14

Iran tanker heads to Greece after release, Iran warns U.S against seizure attempt An Iranian tanker headed through the Mediterranean toward Greece on Monday after it was released from detention off Gibraltar, and Tehran said that any at U.S. move to seize the vessel again would have "heavy consequences"....
11:13 2019-08-19

US Open: Anticipation high as Coco Gauff, Naomi Osaka set to meet in Arthur Ashe Stadium It figures to be a delicious renewal of acquaintances Saturday night, when No. 1 Naomi Osaka and 140th-ranked Coco Gauff meet in Arthur Ashe Stadium.       ...
02:39 2019-08-31

Arsenal transfer news, rumours - LIVE! Latest on Mesut Ozil future at Emirates Stadium This summer is set to be another period of change for Arsenal as Unai Emery assesses a squad which narrowly missed out on Champions League qualification....
17:39 2019-05-21

Mets call-up Rajai Davis arrives late via Uber, gets lost in stadium, then hits home run Rajai Davis had himself quite the Wednesday. It started with him getting ready for a minor-league game and ended with hitting a home run for the Mets.        ...
09:39 2019-05-23

Iran drone strike: Escalating Iran crisis looks a lot like the path US took to Iraq war The U.S. went to war in Iraq in 2003 based on flawed intelligence supported by hawkish policy makers. Is it doomed to repeat the error with Iran?        ...
01:00 2019-06-21

Iran observes all U.S. ships in Gulf region: Iran navy chief Iran observes all U.S. ships in the Gulf region and has an archive of images of their daily movements, the head of Iran's navy, Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi, said on Tuesday, according to the Young Journalists Club news site....
12:26 2019-07-23

Iran's Revolutionary Guards say they captured British oil tanker: Iran state TV Iran's Revolutionary Guards said they have captured British oil tanker Stena Impero in the Strait of Hormuz, Iranian state television reported on Friday....
22:13 2019-07-19

Iran's Guards shoot down U.S. 'spy' drone in southern province: Iran media Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards have shot down a U.S. "spy" drone in the southern province of Hormozgan, which is on the Gulf, the Guards' news website Sepah News said on Thursday....
08:52 2019-06-20

U.S. prepared to talk to Iran with 'no preconditions', Iran sees 'word-play' The United States is prepared to engage with Iran without pre-conditions about its nuclear program but needs to see the country behaving like "a normal nation", U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday....
02:26 2019-06-03

Trump Suggests Iran Mistakenly Shot Down a U.S. Drone. Iran Says It was Very Much on Purpose President Donald Trump downplayed the likelihood of U.S. military action against Iran after a military drone was shot down Thursday during a reconnaissance mission in the Middle East, the latest test of an escalating conflict that the President is seeking to avoid. Speaking at the White House, Trump...
01:52 2019-06-21

Iran’s U.N. Mission says Iran “categorically rejects” U.S. claims it was responsible for latest oil tanker incidents UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Iran’s U.N. Mission says Iran “categorically rejects” U.S. claims it was responsible for latest oil tanker incidents. The post Iran’s U.N. Mission says Iran “categorically rejects” U.S. claims it was responsible for latest oil tanker incident...
03:00 2019-06-14

UPDATE 13-U.S. blames Iran for tanker attacks in Gulf of Oman, Iran rejects assertion * Attacks occur during Japanese prime minister's Iran trip (Adds details of statement by Iranian mission to United Nations, British foreign secretary)...
03:26 2019-06-14

US Won't Dare Attack Iran: Iran Revolutionary Guards Commander The United States and its supporters do not dare attack Iran because of its "spirit of resistance", a senior Revolutionary Guards commander was quoted on Wednesday as saying....
06:52 2019-05-23

Iran tanker heads to Greece, Iran warns U.S. against seizure bid An Iranian tanker at the center of an angry confrontation between Iran and Washington sailed for Greece on Monday after it was freed from detention off Gibraltar, as Tehran said any U.S. move to seize the vessel again would have "heavy consequences"....
00:00 2019-08-20

Iran to cut nuclear commitments 'strongly' if Europe does not keep promises: Iran MP If European countries do not meet their commitments under a nuclear deal then Iran will "strongly" take more steps to reduce its own obligations, a senior Iranian parliamentarian said on Thursday, according to the semi-official Fars news agency....
13:52 2019-07-11

"Firing One Bullet At Iran Will Set Fire To US Interests": Iran General Iran warned the United States on Saturday that any aggression against the Islamic republic would have serious consequences for US interests across the Middle East....
13:13 2019-06-22

Iran is ready to negotiate but not if negotiations mean surrender: Iran president Iran is ready for "just" negotiations but not if they mean surrender, Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday, without saying what talks he had in mind....
10:52 2019-07-24

Iran will continue its oil exports under any conditions: Iran foreign minister Iran will continue its oil exports under any conditions, Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif told his British counterpart Jeremy Hunt in a telephone call on Saturday, according to a statement on the Iranian foreign ministry website....
03:26 2019-07-14

Britain says Iran seizes two oil tankers in Gulf, Iran says captured one Britain said Iran seized two oil tankers in the Gulf on Friday and told Tehran to return the vessels or face consequences in the latest confrontation to ratchet up tension along a vital international oil shipping route....
02:00 2019-07-20

America is trying to create 'Iran phobia': Iran's defence minister The United States is trying to create "Iran phobia", Iran’s defence minister Amir Hatami said on Friday, according to the Iranian Labour News Agency (ILNA)....
10:00 2019-06-21

Iran president: international waterways won't be as safe if Iran oil exports cut to zero If Iran's oil exports are cut to zero, international waterways will not have the same security as before, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday at a meeting with Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, according to Khamenei's official website....
13:52 2019-08-21

Rain delay stops play at Brewers' Miller Park — despite stadium having retractable roof Brewers officials were not prepared for a brief rain shower that swept over Miller Park in with seventh inning and created a rain delay.       ...
07:26 2019-08-28

Chelsea and Man City move Women's Super League openers to Stamford Bridge and Etihad Stadium Manchester City and Chelsea will play their opening matches of the Women's Super League season at the Etihad Stadium and Stamford Bridge respectively, the two clubs have announced....
20:39 2019-07-08

In her first match back at Arthur Ashe Stadium, Serena Williams dominates Maria Sharapova in US Open 1st round The last time Serena Williams had played at Arthur Ashe Stadium -- a dramatic loss to Naomi Osaka in the 2018 US Open final -- it led her to start seeing a therapist and kept her from wanting to pick up a tennis racket....
10:00 2019-08-27

Tucsonan dies in ATV rollover, brother dies in rollover searching for him ECKELSON, N.D. (AP) – A North Dakota man has died in an ATV crash while searching for his brother, who was killed in a similar crash about 10 minutes earlier. Authorities say the brothers were driving all-terrain vehicles to a farm near Eckelson on Friday night. Forty-three-year-old Kyle Foste...
22:52 2019-09-09

Iran shoots down US drone: What Iran and the United States are saying The rising tensions between the United States and Iran continued on Thursday morning, when a U.S. surveillance drone was shot down by Iran.        ...
01:00 2019-06-21

Iran's Zarif says 'short war' with Iran is an illusion: Twitter Iran's foreign minister said on Twitter on Thursday that U.S. President Donald Trump's view that a conflict with Iran would be a "short war" was an illusion and that his threat of "obliteration" amounted to threatening "genocide"....
19:13 2019-06-27

Huckabee on Iran tanker attacks: 'Ridiculous' to believe Iran 'had nothing to do with it' It was absurd for the Iranian government to claim they were not involved in attacks on oil tankers in the Middle East region, according to Mike Huckabee....
07:00 2019-06-15

Trump warns Iran not to fight the US: 'That will be the official end of Iran' Trump's threat, posted on Twitter, comes amid rising international tensions in the Middle East as the U.S. has dispatched a carrier strike group and bomber task force to the region in recent weeks....
15:26 2019-05-21

Amazing time-lapse video shows London Stadium transform from West Ham home to hosting Muse, MLB and athletics Premier League football will be back at London Stadium in less than a month, following a hectic summer in which West Ham United's home has played host to 250,000 spectators attending several other sporting and entertainment events....
19:13 2019-07-17

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

Iran is not looking for war with any country: Iran army chief Iran is not looking for war with any country, Iranian army chief Major General Abdolrahim Mousavi said on Monday, according to the semi-official Mehr news agency....
11:26 2019-07-08

Iran's Zarif says U.S. should respect Iran if it wants to negotiate: TV Iran will never succumb to U.S. pressure and if Washington wants talks with Tehran it should show respect, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Monday....
10:13 2019-07-01

Pelosi says she would have held Lewandowski in contempt ‘right then and there’ No witness should be able to treat members of Congress like Trump’s former campaign manager did during a Tuesday hearing, the House speaker said during a huddle with lawmakers....
08:00 2019-09-19

First-ever Bike to Work Day held in Lethbridge Environment Lethbridge held its first-ever Bike to Work Day on Monday, encouraging citizens to ditch their cars for a more environmentally friendly option....
02:39 2019-06-04

Oklahoma man: ‘Church mob held me down to pray the gay away’ A gay man from Oklahoma says he was held down by a group of churchgoers who tried to pray away his sexuality — a disturbing claim that has sparked a police investigation. At least a dozen congregants of First Assembly of God Church in Blackwell, Oklahoma, allegedly surrounded Sean Cormie and h...
07:39 2019-09-18

Hamilton "does not know" how he held off Verstappen for Monaco win Formula 1 championship leader Lewis Hamilton says he does not know how he won the Monaco Grand Prix after getting to "38 laps to go with no tyres left"...
20:00 2019-05-26

Informational pickets held nationwide by RNs TUCSON – A nationwide informational picket was held Tuesday in front of numerous hospitals. Here in Tucson, there were two one this morning at St. Joseph’s Hospital, this afternoon at St. Mary’s. Both are part of the Carondolet Health Network. Picketing were registered nurses who are members of the ...
07:13 2019-05-29

Family of American man held in Russia wants more aid from US WASHINGTON (AP) — The arrest of a Michigan corporate security executive on espionage allegations in Russia seemed to his family like a horrible mistake, a misunderstanding that could quickly be resolved with help from the U.S. government. But it hasn’t worked out that way. Nearly six months la...
21:52 2019-06-03

Protest held against suspension of UK parliament People demonstrate at Parliament Square and outside Downing Street against Prime Minister Boris Johnson's move to suspend Parliament.        ...
11:26 2019-08-30

Woman Held Against Her Will In A Tent In Laurel Co. LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A man was arrested after deputies say his girlfriend was hiding from him with the help of Walmart employees after he had kept her held against her will for days. Deputies say that the boyfriend was walking around the store looking for the victim. She was hiding wit...
03:00 2019-06-14

Ex-Filipino top diplomat says he’s being held at HK airport A former Philippine foreign secretary who accused Chinese President Xi Jinping of crimes against humanity in court says he was barred from immediately entering Hong Kong and held at the airport for unclear reasons...
05:13 2019-06-21

MLB London: Chicago Cubs to face St Louis Cardinals at London Stadium in 2020 London Stadium will host two more Major League Baseball games next year, with the St Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs confirmed for two meetings in the capital next June....
17:52 2019-06-07

Man arrested in Amber Alert held on $1M bond TUCSON – The man arrested in connection to Monday’s Amber Alert will be held on a $1 million bond, officials say. On Sunday, 18-year-old Miguel Rodriguez-Perez reportedly kidnapped 17-year-old Sandra Rios-Chavez from the parking lot of her place of work in Jerome County, Idaho. Police lo...
00:39 2019-05-22

NRC Guidelines Violated, Re-Verification Hearings Held 350 Km Away NRC authorities have sent notices to people in lower Assam, citing the need to "re-check" legacy data, but the people receiving these notices have been given a only a few days to attend hearings in......
19:00 2019-08-05

First LGBTI job fair held in India after gay ban lifted An LGBTI job fair, billed by organizers as the first such event in India, attracted more than 250 people on Friday looking for employment with companies including Intel, Goldman Sachs and Uber....
17:13 2019-07-13

How Djokovic held tough to beat Federer The longest men's final in Wimbledon history was settled by its first ever fifth-set tiebreak -- here's how Novak Djokovic secured his fifth crown in London....
23:39 2019-07-14

Man held in Spain over attempt to smuggle cocaine under his wig When suspect removed wig officers found 503g of cocaine glued to his headPolice at Barcelona airport have arrested a Colombian man suspected of trying to smuggle half a kilo of cocaine into Spain concealed under his wig.Officers noted that the passenger, who had arrived on a flight from Bogotá, seem...
00:52 2019-07-17

Police kill armed man who held bus hostage in Rio An armed man who took dozens of hostages on a bus in Brazil was shot dead by police following a four-hour standoff on Tuesday, authorities said.        ...
21:26 2019-08-20

Inside Trump's Air Force One: 'It's like being held captive' President Donald Trump's visit to Tokyo this weekend kicks off a summer of global jet-setting that takes him to five separate countries -- and confines him to the presidential aircraft for more than 80 hours flying overseas....
04:26 2019-05-27

Memorial held for 5 Capital Gazette employees Journalists gathered in Annapolis, Maryland, for a memorial for the five Capital Gazette employees who were shot to death in their newsroom last year. (June 28)        ...
06:52 2019-06-29

Stablecoins like Libra must be held to highest standards: G7 Stablecoins like Facebook's Libra can foster financial inclusion but they must be held "to the highest regulatory standards" to ensure that they aren't used to launder money and that users are protected, a Group of Seven taskforce on the issue concluded....
18:52 2019-07-18

Bundesliga: Bayern Munich held in Leipzig Early on in the season, Julian Nagelsmann's undefeated RB Leipzig side took on the defending champions Bayern Munich. In a thrilling, end-to-end game, there was somehow no winner. Both goalkeepers impressed....
21:52 2019-09-14

First gay pride rally held in North Macedonia In a landmark move, North Macedonia hosted its first ever Gay Pride Parade, with cabinet members and foreign diplomats joining LGBT activists in Skopje. Priests from various denominations attended a counter-rally....
18:26 2019-06-29

Canadian man held in Syria is freed in Beirut A Canadian citizen held by the Syrian government since last year was released in Lebanon on Friday and broke down in tears at a news conference, saying he thought he would be held forever....
14:52 2019-08-09

4th Annual Juneteenth Celebration Held In Lexington LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – On Saturday people gathered in Lexington for the annual Juneteenth celebration. Organizers say it’s about remembering the past, and also building a stronger community for the future. The event was held at the Memorial Art Garden. Juneteenth is a celebration of t...
03:52 2019-06-23

A $1,500 drug that claims to cure jet lag has been held up by the FDA (VNDA) Shannon Stapleton/Reuters Jet lag sufferers take note: a drug designed to treat the condition has been delayed by the US Food and Drug Administration. Vanda Pharmaceuticals, which is developing the medicine, said it received the response on Friday, but plans to continue working to get the drug app...
21:13 2019-08-19

Ice, Ice Maybe? Myanmar Cop Held For Crystal Meth Switch Drug experts believe Myanmar may now be the world's biggest meth producer, with jungle labs in ungovernable areas of Shan state churning out untold tonnes of ice and hundreds of millions of meth pills......
20:26 2019-06-04

Memorial held for WWII Veteran Pilot TUCSON-On Saturday, a World War II Veteran was remembered for his service. The memorial was held at the Arizona Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Marana. Ferman Miller served in WWII as a B-17 and a B-29 pilot putting in 20 years of Air Force service with an additional 23 years at the Federal Aviation A...
09:52 2019-08-11

U.S.-Mexico talks on Wednesday to be held around 3 or 4 p.m: official Talks at the White House on Wednesday with Mexican leaders will be held around 3 or 4 p.m., a U.S. administration official said, speaking on condition of anonymity....
23:26 2019-06-04

National Memorial Day parade held in Washington The weather was great for the crowds that came out for the National Memorial Day parade held in Washington.        ...
04:39 2019-05-28

Manchester United held by 10-man Southampton thanks to Vestergaard Ole Gunnar Solskjær urged Manchester United supporters to retain belief in his methods after his side stuttered to a draw against 10-man Southampton but conceded they must rediscover a ruthless streak after extending their winless away run to eight Premier League matches. Solskjær also confirmed Pau...
22:52 2019-08-31

Georgia: Protests held by parliament for 4th straight day TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — Thousands of protesters have convened outside the Georgian parliament building, calling for the resignation of the interior minister and for changes in the election code. The demonstration on Sunday marked the fourth straight day of anti-government protests that also focus on...
23:13 2019-06-23

Accountant had 1,700 upskirting images when held in Topshop An accountant caught trying to take upskirt films of female shoppers at Topshop in Oxford Street had a stash of 1,700 similar clips and images on his mobile phone, a court was told....
13:00 2019-07-16

Warren Co. Police Say Tennessee Man Held In Theft WARREN COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police in Warren County arrested a Tennessee man Saturday after allegedly catching him committing a theft. William Wright Authorities said 34-year-old William Wright of Nashville was held early Saturday. Police said officers were called out just after 3:30 a.m. to...
20:39 2019-06-16

Why isn’t YouTube held accountable for the actions of its stars? The debate surrounding YouTube's responsibilities about the content it hosts has reignited after yet more controversy. The Google-owned video service whiffed when initially asked to discipline a creator clearly violating its policies on acceptable be......
23:13 2019-06-06

Memorial held for tow truck driver killed in hit and run TUCSON — Dozens of tow truck drivers came together for a procession on the west side Sunday to honor one of their own. Richard Struble was killed in a hit and run earlier this month. “Oh my god my heart is bursting with love and joy,” Struble’s fiance Mary Brejak said. . On t...
08:52 2019-06-24

Barca held to surprise draw at Osasuna "Sixteen-year-old Ansu Fati became Barcelona\u0027s youngest ever La Liga goalscorer on Saturday but could not prevent his side stumbling to a surprise 2-2 draw at promoted Osasuna which left the champions with only four points after three games."...
22:00 2019-08-31

Toy drive held in honor of baby Gabriel TUCSON – A toy drive was held on Sunday in honor of a baby whose life ended way too short. Baby Gabriel Torres-Shelby was killed in a crash off Mission and Irvington last April. His parents say the other vehicle was going 95 miles per hour. Sunday would have been his second birthday. “I&...
05:26 2019-08-28

First Ever Personal War On Drugs Event Held In Lee County LEE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – On Saturday hundreds of people came out in Lee County for the first annual Personal War On Drugs event. The gathering was held for families and friends who have lost loved ones to drug addiction… And for those who have loved ones currently dealing with addictio...
05:39 2019-06-30

QPR to rename Loftus Road 'The Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium' next season after fan vote Loftus Road will be renamed The Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium from the start of the next season after QPR gifted the naming rights to the local charity....
13:39 2019-06-07

'A bizarre, random thing': 10-year-old boy hit by stray bullet at minor-league stadium Ten-year-old boy was struck by a stray bullet Saturday at "Harry Potter Night" at the Lehigh Valley IronPigs' stadium. Police believe it was random.       ...
17:39 2019-07-31

Mauricio Pochettino reveals David Beckham wishes he could play for Tottenham at 'amazing' new stadium Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino challenged his players to perform and be focused on a consistent basis after the 4-0 win over Crystal Palace and revealed David Beckham wishes he could play for this team....
21:26 2019-09-14

Russia to Release First Whales Held in ‘Jail’ for Months After intervention by President Vladimir V. Putin, nearly 100 orcas and belugas will be released where they were caught with the intention of being sold to theme parks....
18:39 2019-06-20

Ex-education secretary, 4 others held in Puerto Rico probe Puerto Rico’s former secretary of education and 4 other people have been arrested on charges of steering federal money to unqualified, politically connected contractors...
18:26 2019-07-10

| Ajax held away to PAOK in Champions League qualifying Last season's Champions League semi-finalists Ajax recovered to earn a draw on their trip to PAOK Thessaloniki in the first leg of the third qualifying round....
23:52 2019-08-06

| Bale, James start, but Madrid held by Valladolid Gareth Bale and James Rodriguez started together for the first time in over two years, but Real Madrid were denied victory after a late equaliser by Real Valladolid....
05:26 2019-08-25

Norway mosque shooting suspect can be held for four weeks A man suspected of shooting at people inside a Norwegian mosque on Saturday, and of killing his stepsister, can be held in police custody for four weeks while the case is being investigated, the Oslo District Court ruled on Monday....
18:26 2019-08-12

| 300 migrants 'still held in Libya centre' hit by deadly raid Around 300 migrants are still being held in the detention centre in Libya where more than 44 people were killed in an air strike, the International Organization for Migration said....
16:13 2019-07-05

Service held for Tucson businessman George Kalil TUCSON- Funeral services were held today for Tucson businessman and Wildcat fan, George Kalil. Kalil died last week at the age of 81. Services were held at Saint Peter and Paul Catholic Church and he was buried at Holy Hope Cemetery. Kalil was president of Kalil Bottling company and a booster for Ar...
06:39 2019-07-19

FlyCleaners customers claim laundry is being held ‘hostage’ Furious laundry service customers say they’ve been taken to the cleaners! Clients of FlyCleaners, a New York City-based laundry app, said they’ve been scammed by the door-to-door service — which allegedly has gone AWOL with their dirty clothes. Jess Goodman, 25, was among the custo...
02:00 2019-08-10

Jury: Man held stepdaughter for 19 years, fathered 9 kids A federal jury has convicted a 64-year-old man accused of kidnapping his stepdaughter and holding her captive for 19 years in Mexico and elsewhere while fathering her nine children....
21:52 2019-06-13

Funeral service held for 2 of Cyprus killer's 7 victims Senior Greek Orthodox priests have presided at the funeral service of a mother and daughter who were among the seven people a military officer confessed to killing in Cyprus....
21:26 2019-06-13

Alabama boy, 14, held in murders of his family of 5 after confessing, investigators say A 14-year-old boy who told Alabama deputies he was in the basement when he heard gunshots upstairs has been charged Tuesday with murdering his parents and three younger brothers and sisters, authorities said....
02:26 2019-09-04

Joe Biden asked for a pen. Then he reversed a position he’d held for four decades. The former vice president’s flip on taxpayer funding for abortions came after internal discussions and outside pressure on an issue that is one of several that may pose similar problems for him....
06:13 2019-06-08

Ex-Philippine judge says she was held at Hong Kong airport A former Philippine Supreme Court justice who once accused Chinese President Xi Jinping of crimes against humanity before the International Criminal Court says she was barred for hours from entering Hong Kong for unspecified reasons...
15:26 2019-05-21

Blast causes deaths in Syria's rebel-held Afrin A car bomb killed 11 people and wounded many others on Thursday in Syria's Afrin city, which Turkey-backed rebels captured from Kurdish fighters last year, medical sources and a monitor said....
19:52 2019-07-11

Busy Philipps on abortion: ‘Women have held on to a lot of this shame’ The actor and author who recently testified before Congress on why she got an abortion discusses the power in being vocal about uncomfortable experiencesBusy Philipps’ big dreams for the stage never included testifying before Congress about why she got an abortion at age 15. But with more and more U...
15:26 2019-06-22

Beach clean-ups held worldwide for World Oceans Day With the oceans facing threats such as plastic pollution and global warming, World Oceans Day aims to raise awareness with a series of events. A healthy world ocean is critical to our survival, organizers say....
11:26 2019-06-08

NYC judge orders R. Kelly held without bond on sex charges A New York City federal judge on Friday ordered singer R. Kelly held without bond on sex trafficking charges, agreeing with prosecutors that the entertainer is a flight risk and a danger to the community....
20:52 2019-08-02

The Latest: Man accused of making threats held without bail NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on a New Jersey man charged with aiding a terrorist organization and threatening to kill pro-Israel supporters (all times local): 5 p.m. A man charged with aiding a terrorist organization and threatening to “shoot everybody” at a pro-Israel march is being h...
00:39 2019-05-23

Millionaire Peter Chadwick held without bond after 4 years on the run A California judge on Wednesday ordered that millionaire fugitive Peter Chadwick be held without bail. Chadwick appeared in Santa Ana court for the first time after immigration authorities nabbed him near Puebla, Mexico, over the weekend. The 55-year-old Newport Beach real estate investor had been o...
23:39 2019-08-07

Colt McCoy to be held out of Redskins’ preseason opener Washington will rest its veteran quarterback, who broke his leg last season, for precautionary reasons, leaving more opportunities for Case Keenum and Dwayne Haskins....
18:52 2019-08-07

Donald Trump freezes assets held by Venezuela in US The US president's move is his latest gambit to oust counterpart Nicolas Maduro from power. Meanwhile, Colombia says it will grant citizenship to babies born there to Venezuelan parents and thus at risk of statelessness....
05:52 2019-08-06

NYC protest held against teen vaping after CDC expresses concerns Protesters of teen vaping began to march Tuesday outside JUUL offices in New York City, days after a U.S. government agency announced it was looking into lung illnesses possibly associated with the practice....
00:13 2019-08-21

1 critically injured, 1 held after shooting in Boone County BOONE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — A Cincinnati man was fighting for his life after being shot overnight in Boone County. The Boone County Sheriff’s Department said 46-year-old Michael Holbrook was in critical condition with life-threatening injuries. Police charged 47-year-old Larry Herald II...
14:13 2019-06-30

Playdate's tiny hand-held with a crank is big on charm Three months ago, Panic Inc. revealed that it's been working on a curious product: a hand-held game system called the Playdate, priced at $149. You may recognize Panic as the company behind popular Mac software like Transmit and Coda, or perhaps......
13:13 2019-08-29

5G Telecom Spectrum Auction to Be Held This Year, Prasad Says India will hold a mega spectrum auction for 5G and other radio waves in the current calendar year, and intends to start 5G trials in the next 100 days, the newly appointed Telecom Minister Ravi......
19:13 2019-06-03

Frank Lampard wants Chelsea to be tougher after being held by Leicester • Lampard is still waiting for his first competitive win in charge• Rodgers feels Leicester deserved victory at Stamford BridgeFrank Lampard said that Chelsea have to be tougher and show more personality after they failed to repel an impressive fightback from Leicester at Stamford Bridge.Lampard is ...
22:26 2019-08-18

Pelosi says Corey Lewandowski deserves to be held in contempt Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Wednesday that Corey Lewandowski deserved to be held in contempt of Congress for his combative performance before the House Judiciary Committee, where the former Trump campaign manager repeatedly refused to answer questions about his testimony to special counsel Robert M...
03:52 2019-09-19

The Italian Grand Prix To Be Held At Monza Until 2024 It’s hard to imagine Formula One without an Italian Grand Prix—it’s been on the calendar every single year since 1950. Thankfully, we won’t have to: the Autodromo di Monza will be coming back to host another five years of F1 races, with its new contract only expiring in 2024....
20:39 2019-09-05

‘Humanitarian corridor’ out of rebel-held Idlib goes unused Syrian state media is reporting that government troops have opened a secured corridor to allow residents of the last rebel-held stronghold to leave but no one came out...
14:00 2019-09-14

Funeral service held for 86 Muslims killed by Serbs Several thousand people have attended a mass funeral service in northwestern Bosnia for 86 Muslims who were slain by the Serbs in one of the worst killings of the country’s 1992-95 war...
17:26 2019-07-20

Two years on, Cambodia opposition leader held without trial Lawyers for Cambodia's detained opposition leader Kem Sokha called on Monday for treason charges against him to be dropped and for his release from house arrest, two years after he was first arrested ahead of national elections....
14:00 2019-09-02

New Rio track layout revealed but no F1 race to be held before 2021 A definitive layout has been revealed for the planned Rio de Janeiro circuit that wants to take over Formula 1's Brazilian Grand Prix slot, but only once Interlagos's deal expires...
18:52 2019-05-21

National Games To Be Held From October 20 To November 4 Next Year: IOA Non-completion of the requisite infrastructure in Goa has been one of the reasons behind the multiple delay in hosting the Games, the last edition of which was held in Jharkhand in 2011....
19:26 2019-08-31

Suspects in case of missing Connecticut mom each held on $500,000 bond Two people arrested in connection with the disappearance of Connecticut mother Jennifer Dulos appeared in court Monday as authorities released details of evidence gathered from searches and surveillance video last month....
08:39 2019-06-04

Closing arguments to be held in border activist’s trial TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Attorneys are scheduled to deliver closing statements on Friday in the criminal trial against a humanitarian aid volunteer who says he was fulfilling his duty to help others when he encountered two migrants near the U.S.-Mexico border. The trial against 36-year-old Scott Daniel ...
07:00 2019-06-07

At least 10 held for flying drones in restricted airspace at Heathrow A number of environmental activists were arrested in London Friday for trying to fly drones in restricted airspace at Heathrow Airport -- a protest authorities called a serious safety risk, punishable by life in prison....
18:00 2019-09-13

A secret safe in a basement held $3.5M in gold certificates. Now who gets them? Elaine Palmer always told her granddaughter her antique money would be worth something. The problem was no one knew where it was.        ...
03:52 2019-05-24

Free CPR courses being held this week at two local hospitals TUCSON – It is National Emergency Medical Services Week and to celebrate Carondelet Hospitals are hosting free CPR training. There will be two training sessions this week: Tuesday, May 21 – St. Joseph’s Hospital 8 a.m. to Noon. Thursday, May 23 – St. Mary’s Hospital 8 a.m. to Noon. The CPR tra...
16:52 2019-05-21

Huawei executive says 'concerned' about Canadians held in China The Canadian unit of China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd sought to distance itself from the actions of the Chinese government on Monday, with a top local executive saying the company is worried about two Canadian men being held by Beijing....
22:26 2019-07-22

Vigil for Mackenzie Lueck held at University of Utah The University of Utah campus will hold a vigil Monday evening commemorating student Mackenzie Lueck, who police say was killed two weeks ago.        ...
05:13 2019-07-02

The Latest: Witness in Mueller investigation held overnight ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — The Latest on the arrest of George Nader, who provided grand jury testimony to special counsel Robert Mueller (all times local): 7:30 p.m. A man who provided grand jury testimony to special counsel Robert Mueller is being detained overnight after his arrest on child pornograph...
01:52 2019-06-04

Man held after climbing gates of London's Buckingham Palace British police said they had detained a man who scaled the front gates of Queen Elizabeth's Buckingham Palace, almost 37 years to the day after the most famous break-in at the monarch's home in central London....
12:39 2019-07-11

Trump's pick to head FAA held up by whistleblower lawsuit A Senate committee is delaying the confirmation of President Donald Trump's pick to run the Federal Aviation Administration to look into claims made about the nominee, Stephen Dickson, in a whistleblower lawsuit....
12:00 2019-06-07

Australian student held a week, released by NKorea An Australian student released after a week in detention in North Korea arrived Thursday in Tokyo, after saying to reporters "very good" before leaving Beijing but without saying what happened. (July 4)        ...
22:26 2019-07-04

World Oceans Day: Beach cleanups held worldwide With the oceans facing threats such as plastic pollution and global warming, World Oceans Day aims to raise awareness with a series of events. A healthy world ocean is critical to our survival, organizers say....
23:39 2019-06-08

Brazil, Already Held Together With Scotch Tape, Will Now Be Without Marta For At Least A Game If the Brazilians are going to start off their World Cup on the right foot, they’re going to do it without the six-time player of the year. Brazil manager Vadao has announced that Marta will miss Sunday’s tie with Jamaica as she recovers from a left thigh injury....
21:52 2019-06-08

The Latest: Trump offers help for Canadians held in China WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the United States and Canada (all times local): 1:30 p.m. President Donald Trump is offering to intervene on Canada’s behalf to bring up the plight of two Canadians held in China when he meets with China’s president Xi Jinping next week. Trump is meeting w...
20:26 2019-06-20

Man Arrested After Officials Say He Falsely Reported Someone Being Held At Gunpoint LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – The Laurel County sheriff’s office says that a man was arrested and taken into custody after they say he falsely reported an incident. According to a post to their Facebook page, sheriff’s officials say that deputies were dispatched to Lisowe Lane to r...
17:00 2019-06-19

Man held in Detroit deaths charged with separate assault Prosecutors have charged a Detroit man who police call a "person of interest" in the deaths of three women with sexually assaulting a separate woman....
20:39 2019-06-10

Fate of Iranian supertanker held by Gibraltar to be decided A court hearing in Gibraltar on Thursday could pave the way for the release of an Iranian super tanker after Iran said Britain would soon release the vessel....
00:39 2019-08-14

Boy Held Crying Classmate's Hand On First Day Of School. Pic Is Viral While Conner stood alone in a corner, crying, on the first day of school, his classmate Christian Moore happened to glance at him. "Instead of overlooking him like most kids would have, he (Christian)......
06:26 2019-08-29

Nearly 1,000 Murder Suspects Held In Brazil Police Operation Brazilian police carried out a giant anti-murder operation in nearly every state of the country Tuesday, arresting 968 suspects in one day, according to the National Council of Civilian Police Chiefs....
06:39 2019-05-29

Held back from EU by Croatia, refugees stuck in Bosnia Officials near Bosnia's border with Croatia feel abandoned by the federal government and the international community. With shelters bursting at the seams with people trapped in limbo, they're taking drastic measures....
20:00 2019-06-22

Man held in woman’s shooting death at Chicago Walgreens CHICAGO (AP) — A man charged in the fatal shooting of a 46-year-old woman inside a Chicago Walgreens has been ordered held without bond. WLS-TV reports that Louis Hicks appeared Friday in court on a murder charge. The 33-year-old Hicks also is charged with aggravated unlawful use of a weapon. The Co...
23:13 2019-06-21

46th annual Memorial Day Service held at Evergreen TUCSON – The 46th annual Memorial Day service held at Evergreen Cemetery took Monday morning to pay tribute to all the brave men and women who fought for our freedom. “There’s over 8,569 flags that we have put up and each flag represents a veteran,” Abraham Rodriguez said. Yo...
01:39 2019-05-28

At least 37 killed in airstrikes in rebel-held Syrian town At least 37 people have been killed in airstrikes on a busy market in a rebel-held town in northwestern Syria, according to opposition activists and a war monitor....
03:26 2019-07-23

First Meet Of Council Of Ministers Of New Government To Be Held Tomorrow The first meeting of the new council of ministers will be held on Wednesday in which Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to outline the roadmap of his government, sources said Tuesday....
13:26 2019-06-11

12 Israelis Are Held in Cyprus Over Rape of British Woman The attack was said to have occurred at a hotel in the resort town of Ayia Napa, where the woman and the suspects, some of whom are minors, were staying separately....
20:39 2019-07-18

AOL held talks to buy YouTube, Facebook in 2006, ex-CEO reveals Former AOL CEO Jon Miller revealed to CNBC that he held talks to acquire both YouTube and Facebook in 2006 but never got support from the Time Warner board to close the deals....
15:52 2019-08-16

Car blast hits rebel-held north Syria A car bomb exploded in a north Syrian town held by Turkey-backed rebels on Sunday, killing at least 10 people, rescue workers and medics said, after a war monitor had reported blasts hitting other insurgent-held areas in the northwest....
02:26 2019-06-03

Air strikes hit rebel-held northwest Syria, nine killed Jets believed to be Syrian or Russian on Wednesday struck a main rebel-held city in northwest Syria, killing at least nine civilians, in stepped up strikes on the last rebel bastion in that part of the country, residents and rescuers said....
03:13 2019-08-29

Batali accuser: Celebrity chef must he held accountable BOSTON (AP) — A woman who says Mario Batali forcibly kissed and groped her in a Boston restaurant in 2017 says the celebrity chef “must be held accountable … for his despicable acts.” The woman said in a statement released by her lawyers Thursday that Batali abused his celebrity st...
21:26 2019-05-23

Iran claims arrest of 17 CIA spies; Pompeo: Iran has 'long history of lying' Iran claims its authorities arrested 17 spies recruited by the Central Intelligence Agency to spy on the Middle East nation's nuclear and military sites.        ...
18:13 2019-07-22

AOC blasts McConnell again: ‘Boys will be held accountable… starting with Mitch’ Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is continuing to throw Twitter jabs at Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. Replying to a tweet from The Daily Beast that said McConnell’s campaign manager “essentially” said “boys will be boys” in response to the now-viral “Team Mitch” cardboard cutout photo, Ocasio...
04:39 2019-08-07

The Latest: Memorial held for Texas woman shot by officer BAYTOWN, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the Houston area woman who was shot and killed by a police officer (all times local): 1:30 p.m. Community leaders, elected officials and relatives of a Houston-area woman shot and killed by a police officer say her death must be a call to action. The Rev. Al Sharp...
21:26 2019-05-23

Pakistan ex-president Zardari held on money-laundering charges Asif Ali Zardari accused of laundering vast sums through suspect accounts and firmsThe former Pakistani president Asif Ali Zardari has been arrested after his bail application was rejected in connection with a high-profile money-laundering case in which millions were allegedly siphoned out of the co...
16:52 2019-06-10

Climate talks held as Arctic ice melts, concerns grow BERLIN (AP) — Diplomats and climate experts gathered Monday in Germany for U.N.-hosted talks on climate change amid growing public pressure for governments to act faster against global warming....
00:52 2019-06-18

Teenage girl and brother held like prisoners by London parents EXCLUSIVE: Children never enrolled in school ++++ They phoned NSPCC for help ++++ They were found pale and malnourished ++++ Failed by social services...
12:39 2019-05-30

Haaland stars with hat-trick for Salzburg, Barca held by Dortmund "RB Salzburg thrash Genk 6-2 thanks to a Erling Braut Haaland hat-trick, while 16-year-old Ansu Fati started in Barcelona\u0027s goalless draw with Borussia Dortmund."...
23:39 2019-09-17

Kudlow says US-China trade talks to be held in person as soon as next week Kudlow later backed away slightly from his timeline, saying that the face-to-face talks would begin "soon" and that an announcement would be forthcoming....
23:39 2019-07-03

Prayer vigil held following fatal Indiana house explosion JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Dozens of people gathered for a prayer vigil after a weekend explosion of a southern Indiana house that killed one person. Michael O’Brien, who was among those Wednesday at Jeffersonville’s First Christian Church, says it “could have happened to any of u...
14:39 2019-05-23

Swedish woman held at Gatwick on suspicion of terror offence Arrest of 40-year-old after arrival from Italy understood to be related to Islamic StateA Swedish woman has been arrested at Gatwick airport on suspicion of committing a terrorism offence.The 40-year-old was held under terrorism laws just before 2.15pm on Thursday after arriving on a flight from Ita...
18:00 2019-07-05

Algerian partner of Germany’s VW held over graft allegations: state TV An Algerian court on Monday ordered the detention of Mourad Eulmi, head of family-owned firm SOVAC that is a partner of Germany's Volkswagen AG, on suspicion of corruption, state television reported....
21:00 2019-06-17

Palestinian businessman, held after Bahrain workshop, freed: family The Palestinian Authority (PA) released a Palestinian businessman on Sunday it had arrested upon his return from a U.S.-led economic conference in Bahrain this week, his family and an official said....
13:39 2019-06-30

Gareth Bale Scores Twice, Sent Off As Real Madrid Held By Villarreal Zinedine Zidane said in July it would be "best for everyone" if Gareth Bale left this summer but it was the Welshman's double that earned Real Madrid a point....
13:13 2019-09-02

Mexico court rules minors can’t be held at migrant center MEXICO CITY (AP) — A Mexican court has ruled that authorities must stop detaining minors at a migrant center in Mexico City following the death of a 10-year-old Guatemalan girl there. Monday’s ruling also says children in other detention centers must be identified immediately and have access t...
03:26 2019-06-11

Ex-U.S. marine held in Russia on spying charge says he's being threatened: TASS A former U.S. Marine held in Russia on suspicion of spying told a court in Moscow on Friday that an investigator in the case was subjecting him to threats and humiliation, the TASS news agency reported....
11:39 2019-05-24

Lucien Reid held to disputed draw by Brad Foster Brad Foster retains the British and Commonwealth titles against Lucien Reid in London. John Dennen reports from York Hall The post Lucien Reid held to disputed draw by Brad Foster appeared first on Boxing News....
00:52 2019-09-16

Private funeral mass held for granddaughter of Robert F. Kennedy A private funeral mass was held on Monday for the 22-year-old granddaughter of Robert F. Kennedy, who died last week after being found unresponsive at the family's compound in Hyannis Port, Massachusetts, a family spokesman said....
00:52 2019-08-06

Playboy model poses in tiniest bikini ever – as fans ask 'how is that being held on?' PLAYBOY model Daniella Chavez posed in skimpy swimwear. The Instagram star's followers couldn't believe the barely-there bikini could contain her curves....
00:26 2019-08-01

Independence Day Dress Rehearsals Held In Jammu And Kashmir: Official The dress rehearsal of Independence Day celebrations was conducted at all the district headquarters in Jammu and Kashmir today, the state administration said....
19:26 2019-08-13

Japan held to goalless draw by Argentina at Women’s World Cup Argentina held former champion Japan to a 0-0 draw Monday to earn its first ever point in the Women’s World Cup.Argentina lost its previous six World Cup matches in 2003 and 2007, and missed the 2011 and 2015 tournaments. Argentina had been outscored 33-2 in the six previous World Cup matches prior ...
23:13 2019-06-10

Activist held in US after reciting poem attacking immigration rules American Civil Liberties Union files court petition arguing that the detention of Jose Bello violates the first amendmentA student activist who was arrested in California 36 hours after reading a poem critical of immigration policy is being supported by the American Civil Liberties Union, which is a...
21:00 2019-07-01

Britain concerned at reports HK consulate worker held in China Britain said on Tuesday it was "extremely concerned" by reports that a staff member at the consulate in its former colony of Hong Kong had been detained in mainland China....
10:13 2019-08-20

The Cubs' Bullpen Is Currently Held Together With Scotch Tape And Sticky Tack The Cubs escaped what could have been a crushing loss by just a few feet on Monday night, leaving Wrigley with a 6-5 win over the A’s after leading 6-2 heading into the eighth inning. The final out in the top of the ninth came stressfully, as with two runners on and the A’s down by just one, Marcus...
12:26 2019-08-07

Ex-U.S. Marine held by Russia in spy case illegally isolated: activists A former U.S. Marine held in Russia on suspicion of spying is being illegally isolated in a Moscow pre-trial detention center and prevented from communicating with visitors, Russian rights activists and U.S. diplomats said....
14:39 2019-06-05

Hannity tells Dems to 'Go for it' on impeachment, says Mueller should be 'held accountable' Fox News host Sean Hannity was in rare form on Wednesday evening's "Hannity," declaring "act one" over, in reaction to Special Counsel Robert Mueller's comments on the Russia investigation and also challenging Democrats to impeach President Trump....
08:39 2019-05-30

Pension Processes, Farewells For Hundreds Of Police Personnel Held Up Hundreds of retirement and subsequent pension procedures for personnel of various Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) have been stuck since May 31 as the Ministry of Home Affairs is yet to take a......
20:00 2019-06-09

Tennis: Men's singles players who have held the No. 1 ranking in ATP Tour history Every man who has held the top spot in singles since the inception of the ATP Tour's rankings on August 23, 1973.        ...
04:13 2019-09-17

Tennis: Women's singles players who have held the No. 1 ranking in WTA history Every woman who has held the top spot in singles since the inception of the WTA's computer rankings on November 3, 1975.        ...
04:13 2019-09-17

Funerals held for those killed in Dayton, El Paso mass shootings Investigators in Texas said a gunman opened fire at a Walmart on Aug. 3, targeting Mexicans and killing 22 people. Less than 24 hours later, another shooter killed nine people in a popular Dayton nightlife area....
11:52 2019-08-11

Spanish police free women held in Marbella brothel Twenty-one people arrested as raid uncovers weapons and drugs at house on Costa del SolSpanish police have freed eight women who were being held captive in the basement of a brothel in Marbella and sexually exploited by a gang of pimps and drug dealers.The national police force said the investigatio...
17:01 2019-06-09

Funeral held for West Point cadet who died in training NEW YORK (AP) — A West Point cadet killed during a training exercise has been laid to rest at the academy’s cemetery. The funeral for Christopher J. Morgan was held Saturday at the United States Military Academy. WABC-TV reports speakers included former president Bill Clinton. Morgan’s f...
11:00 2019-06-16

Vigil held for Tennessee man shot by fugitive task force MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Relatives and friends of a Tennessee man who was fatally shot by U.S. Marshals during an attempted arrest have held a vigil for him. News outlets report that a large group of people gathered to remember the life of 20-year-old Brandon Webber in Memphis late Friday. Family membe...
05:13 2019-06-15

Service held for West Point cadet who died in training NEW YORK (AP) — A memorial service was held at West Point for a cadet who was killed during a training exercise. Christopher J. Morgan was buried Saturday at the academy’s cemetery after the private service at the Cadet Chapel. News 12 Long Island reports that West Point’...
05:52 2019-06-16

Birthday party for special kitten to be held at local brewery TUCSON – Hunter, a fun-loving one-year-old kitten, will be searching for a forever home during an adoption event on Aug. 31. But, Hunter’s life wasn’t always filled with celebration. Hunter came to Lil Bit of Love Rescue one year ago, maggots on him and a wound on his hind end. Hunter was also...
00:39 2019-08-31

Nelson Co. Sheriff: Pair Held After Chase In Stolen Truck NELSON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police in Nelson County arrested a man and woman Friday on multiple charges after authorities said they fled police in a stolen truck. James T. Smith The Nelson County Sheriff’s Department arrested 29-year-old James T. Smith of Bardstown and 26-year-old Broo...
15:00 2019-06-15

US woman held in Philippines after airport staff find baby in her bag An American woman is in custody in the Philippines after she allegedly tried to fly out of the country with a baby in her hand luggage, local authorities said....
11:13 2019-09-04

Can Floor Test Be Held Without Right To Issue Whip: Randeep Surjewala With the Karnataka Assembly all set for a floor test, the Congress Thursday asked how a confidence motion can be taken up when the power of a political party to issue a whip has been nullified by a......
00:00 2019-07-19

Volkswagen breaks long-held McLaren F1 Goodwood record with ID. R The Volkswagen ID. R electric prototype has broken the 20-year record set by a McLaren Formula 1 car for the fastest run up the Goodwood Festival of Speed hillclimb...
20:26 2019-07-05

Sister of former Pakistani president ordered held in graft probe Pakistani anti-corruption authorities ordered one of the leaders of the opposition Pakistan Peoples Party to be confined to her residence on Friday as they continued an anti-graft crackdown that critics say is aimed at stifling dissent....
17:26 2019-06-14

TVS Announces MotoSoul Bikers Festival; To Be Held In October 2019 TVS Motor Company will organise a biking festival called 'MotoSoul' which will be held in Vagator, Goa in October 2019. It will be the first of its kind effort from TVS and TVS Racing....
19:26 2019-08-02

‘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

Robert Mueller: The Enigma Who Held Trump's Fate In His Hands After nearly two years of leading one of the most politically charged investigations the United States has seen, into whether President Donald Trump and his campaign colluded with Russia, Robert......
14:39 2019-05-21

Realme X Hate-to-Wait Sale to Be Held in India Today at 8pm Realme X was launched in India, and ahead of its first sale next week, the company is hosting a 'Hate-to-Wait' sale on Flipkart and Realme.com today....
05:13 2019-07-18

Brazilian Police Kill Man Who Hijacked Bus, Held 37 Passengers Hostage (RIO DE JANEIRO) — Brandishing a fake gun, a man on Tuesday took dozens of hostages on a bus in Brazil and threatened to set the vehicle on fire with gasoline before police shot him dead in a four-hour standoff on Latin America’s longest bridge. All the hostages were freed unharmed on a ...
02:13 2019-08-21

Mexican Church Leader Held On $50 Million Bail In US For Sex Crimes The head of a Mexican-based church, which claims over 1 million followers worldwide, was ordered held on $50 million bail in a Los Angeles court on Wednesday on charges that included human......
11:26 2019-06-06

Turkey says six Turks held by Haftar in Libya, demands release Turkey said on Sunday that six of its citizens were being held by eastern Libyan forces loyal to Khalifa Haftar, and that the militia would become a "legitimate target" if they were not released immediately....
20:13 2019-06-30