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Washington Spirit wants to satisfy big Audi Field crowd vs. Megan Rapinoe and Reign FC

Coach Richie Burke stressed the need for a win to stay in the playoff race, saying, "If we are going to continue to pull in big crowds, we’ve got to have a good product."...

Washington Spirit wants to satisfy big Audi Field crowd vs. Megan Rapinoe and Reign FC

Source: washingtonpost.com

Megan Rapinoe discusses confidence, equal pay at youth soccer panel ahead of Reign FC-Spirit clash Rapinoe, Rose Lavelle, Mallory Pugh, Allie Long and Washington Spirit midfielder Andi Sullivan gathered for a panel discussion the night before the Washington Spirit and Reign FC face off at Audi Field on Saturday....
15:39 2019-09-14

At a packed Audi Field, Spirit delivers a 2-1 win over Pride “I just hope we were able to inspire the next Rose Lavelle, Mallory Pugh, Andi Sullivan in the crowd watching us play tonight,” Spirit Coach Richie Burke said....
06:39 2019-08-25

The NFL Has Accepted The 80-Yard Field So Now Chaos Can Reign So it turns out that professional football teams can do all the things they need to do on any given day with 20 percent less field. All they have to do is not give much of a damn about it....
04:26 2019-08-24

How we met: 'We were surprised by the crowd for our blessing – but that’s the spirit of Glastonbury' Jack Watney, 32, and his wife Sarah Adey, 31, met at university in 2008. They married this June and held a wedding celebration at this year’s festival on Worthy Farm Before her widely covered wedding celebration at this year’s Glastonbury festival, Sarah Adey’s biggest claim to fame was that her unc...
17:26 2019-07-01

Ben Shapiro Is Very Very Scared of Megan Rapinoe Are you aware that it is a good time for lesbians who play soccer, right now? Specifically, Megan Rapinoe? And that she shouldn’t complain about getting paid less than players on the men’s U.S. national soccer team? Because soccer-playing lesbians have it really good at the moment? HMM??...
23:26 2019-07-11

For Megan Rapinoe, Boldness in the Spotlight Is Nothing New President Trump went after Ms. Rapinoe on Twitter this week over her comments about not visiting the White House, and she responded characteristically by doubling down....
04:13 2019-06-28

How Megan Rapinoe became a new-age American Hero She's a 'walking Trump protest' with an all-star girlfriend — as Megan Rapinoe faces England in tonight's semi-final, Samuel Fishwick hails a proud American hero...
18:39 2019-07-02

Megan Rapinoe Cannot Make This Any Clearer Megan Rapinoe does not want to go to the White House. Megan Rapinoe does not want to go to the White House if the U.S. Women’s National Team wins the World Cup, because Donald Trump is the president. She does not want to visit Donald Trump because of his record and statements on racial issues, gende...
20:01 2019-06-28

Megan Rapinoe: This moment is ‘so much more than soccer’ Megan Rapinoe with the U.S. women’s soccer team walks onto a float before the start of ticker tape parade along the Canyon of Heroes, Wednesday, July 10, 2019 in New York. The U.S. national team beat the Netherlands 2-0 to capture a record fourth Women’s World Cup title. (AP Photo/Richard Drew...
16:26 2019-07-10

Megan Rapinoe: ‘I’m particularly and uniquely and very deeply American’ A day after sitting out the U.S. victory in the World Cup semifinals, the team co-captain defended her politics, her patriotism — and Alex Morgan's goal celebration....
20:52 2019-07-03

Megan Rapinoe: USA soccer's 'only crime was explosion of joy' Soccer star Megan Rapinoe responded to criticism about the United States Women's National Team running up the score on Thailand at the World Cup by saying the team's only crime was an "explosion of joy."...
22:26 2019-06-12

‘You Need to Do Better for Everyone,’ Megan Rapinoe Tells President Trump Soccer star Megan Rapinoe urged President Donald Trump “to do better for everyone,” criticizing his Make America Great Again message for “excluding people,” as she spoke out in an interview days after her team’s record-breaking victory in the 2019 Women’s World Cu...
16:26 2019-07-10

The Confident, Outspoken Leadership of Megan Rapinoe Megan Rapinoe has carried the U.S. women’s team into the World Cup semifinals and embraced what it means to belong to a generation of pro athletes armed with a broader platform than any of their predecessors....
05:13 2019-07-02

Megan Rapinoe fires message to detractors After being embroiled in a war of words with US President Donald Trump, Megan Rapinoe has become the focus of unprecedented scrutiny during her time at the Women's World Cup....
21:39 2019-07-03

Why Megan Rapinoe is America’s badass sweetheart In the week since leading the US to World Cup victory, she has gone from football star to global sensation. Ed Helmore looks at the Pinoe phenomenonWhen the celebrations die down, Team USA will disperse to their regular season teams in the National Women’s Soccer League. For team co-captains Mega...
14:39 2019-07-13

Megan Rapinoe To Critics Of USWNT Celebrations: "Wah Wah Wah" The United States Women’s National Team—a squad headed to the World Cup Final this weekend—has spent the duration of the tournament kicking ass and having fun. England—a squad not headed to the World Cup Final—have spent the last week of the tournament wringing their hands over the USWNT’s habit of ...
20:52 2019-07-03

‘You can’t win without gay players,’ says USA’s World Cup hero Megan Rapinoe • Coach Jill Ellis is unconcerned at Rapinoe speaking out• France’s Corrine Diacre will not quit after 2-1 defeatMegan Rapinoe showed no sign of stemming her outspoken ways after scoring the goals that saw USA march one step closer towards the World Cup final.“Go gays!” she said after the 2-1 quarte...
02:39 2019-06-29

Megan Rapinoe: 'I feel very empowered and emboldened' On an overcast evening, with the 2019 Women's World Cup a day old, Megan Rapinoe and her teammates are exploring the city of Reims, the unofficial capital of France's Champagne region. Hosting the defending champions' opening match of the tournament, the northeastern city where French kings were cro...
10:26 2019-06-28

Relax, It's Okay That Megan Rapinoe Isn't Starting Against England After scoring two goals in back-to-back games, Megan Rapinoe will start Tuesday’s Women’s World Cup semifinal match-up against England...on the bench. Per the USWNT’s announcement of the lineup, Rapinoe has been benched in favor of Christen Press, one of two changes to the starting XI that faced Fra...
01:00 2019-07-03

USA show depth as they prosper even without Megan Rapinoe Whether the winger’s absence was down to injury or tactics, Jill Ellis was able to use her replacement, Christen Press, to hurt EnglandWas Jill Ellis, the USA manager, really leaving out Megan Rapinoe – arguably the star of the World Cup – in the semi-final against England?As Rapinoe stood on the si...
00:39 2019-07-03

Megan Rapinoe: 'I'm uniquely and very deeply American' Megan Rapinoe, the star forward for the U.S. women's soccer team, said on Wednesday that she is "extremely American" despite making headlines and drawing criticism for saying she would not attend a White House ceremony if the U.S. were to win the World Cup....
02:39 2019-07-05

The fearless Megan Rapinoe embodies the best of America The funny, eloquent, insightful midfielder is the latest in a long line of USA women’s players who have been unafraid to challenge the establishmentAs the Star-Spangled Banner rang out on Tuesday in Reims before the USA’s quarter-final tie with Spain, the TV cameras panned over the starting eleven, ...
18:39 2019-06-27

Megan Rapinoe Wants Less Talk, More Action On Equal Pay At Stade de Lyon stadium, Megan Rapinoe seized the glorious moment after the USA's 2-0 win over the Netherlands on July 7, to react to the crowd chants for “equal pay”...
15:52 2019-07-08

Megan Rapinoe’s activism won’t include running for office Megan Rapinoe will keep playing soccer and championing for equal pay, but she won’t be running for office. “I’m not sure I’m qualified for office,” Rapinoe said Sunday on “Meet the Press” when asked what’s next for her. “There’s no qualific...
23:00 2019-07-14

Megan Rapinoe reveals her dad voted for Donald Trump US women’s soccer team co-captain Megan Rapinoe revealed that her father voted for President Trump in the 2016 election — despite her once referring to herself as a “walking protest” of his administration. The World Cup champion said that not only does her dad support the pre...
22:52 2019-08-19

Megan Rapinoe shuts down critics: 'I think I'm extremely American' FRANCK FIFE / Getty Images Megan Rapinoe has been frequently called "un-American" by critics for her political views throughout the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup and her past protests of the national anthem. She received backlash after she said, "I'm not going to the f------ White House," in an inter...
23:39 2019-07-03

Megan Rapinoe, Reveling in the Spotlight, Celebrates Another World Cup Win The United States’ star attacker did more than just score goals (though she did that a lot): She charmed fans, angered the president and antagonized officials....
15:39 2019-07-08

Megan Rapinoe sends USWNT into World Cup semis PARIS — Megan Rapinoe went from controversy to triumph, scoring twice for the United States in the much-anticipated clash with host France to send the defending champions into the semifinals of the Women’s World Cup with a 2-1 victory Friday night. France was vying to become the first nation t...
03:39 2019-06-29

Megan Rapinoe defends her national anthem protests US women’s national soccer team star Megan Rapinoe defended her decision to kneel during the national anthem in solidarity with Colin Kaepernick, conceding that she was aware the protest would make “people uncomfortable.” “I think that protest is not comfortable ever,” ...
21:52 2019-07-10

USA’s Megan Rapinoe says equal pay talk must ‘move to the next step’ • ‘We put on an incredible show. We cannot do anything more’• Equal pay chant rang around ground after World Cup finalMegan Rapinoe called for the conversation on equal pay to move forward after she helped USA to retain the World Cup.“I think everyone is ready for this conversation to move to the ne...
22:26 2019-07-07

Megan Rapinoe: 'We're everything Trump loves – except that we're powerful women' Fresh from World Cup victory, the US football star on politics, pay and the power of calling out injusticeIt is two weeks since the US women’s football team shut down midtown Manhattan on their World Cup victory parade and Megan Rapinoe, the team’s co-captain and most visible member, is still trying...
00:13 2019-08-18

Megan Rapinoe wrongly thinks she’s a preacher — not a player Arrogant, abrasive, sanctimonious, whiny, humorless, unpatriotic, self-important and immensely boring, Megan Rapinoe has made the least of her sudden ascent to fame as the captain of the World Cup-winning US women’s soccer team. With unprecedented alacrity, she has become America’s anti-sweetheart. ...
18:13 2019-07-13

Injured Megan Rapinoe Thinks She'll Be Ready To Go For The Final The USWNT’s 2-1 World Cup semifinal win over England was a nailbiter, and that was just watching it on TV. From the bench, it was a pressure-cooker. “It’s terrible,” said Megan Rapinoe, who didn’t play due to injury. “It’s so stressful. It’s hard. You put everything into this game ... You have every...
20:52 2019-07-03

Megan Rapinoe hits out at FIFA on eve of World Cup final Megan Rapinoe, one the of the stand out football stars from the Women's World Cup, has hit out at FIFA for disrespecting the women's game on the eve of the tournament's final....
06:00 2019-07-07

Megan Rapinoe suffers wardrobe malfunction at ESPYS Oops! US women’s soccer team co-captain Megan Rapinoe suffered a wardrobe malfunction at The ESPYS on Wednesday night when her left breast was briefly exposed. The mishap happened as Rapinoe got up from the front row and her black tuxedo jacket opened, exposing herself. ABC cameras captured the awar...
11:26 2019-07-11

Megan Rapinoe and her attempts to take a stand — and make a point U.S. women’s national soccer team co-captain Megan Rapinoe is no stranger to speaking up. The soccer star continues to publicly fight for her beliefs....
23:52 2019-06-27

David Squires on … Megan Rapinoe v Donald Trump Our cartoonist on the USA player’s spat with the president, the chlorinated chicken derby and moreBuy a copy of this cartoon in our print shopTake a look through David’s archive of cartoons Continue reading......
14:26 2019-07-02

Megan Rapinoe will start for USWNT in World Cup final Megan Rapinoe is officially back. The soccer star will start Sunday’s Women’s World Cup final against the Netherlands, the team announced. Rapinoe had sat out last week’s 2-1 win against England in the semifinals due to a hamstring strain. “Just a little minor strain. Day to day,...
02:39 2019-07-08

What it's like covering Megan Rapinoe, the World Cup's most interesting star Whether it’s scoring crucial goals or holding the powerful to account, the USA winger is able to seize the moment on and off the fieldAs Megan Rapinoe steps up to the barricade in the mixed zone – the area where journalists try to interview players as they walk past — the energy shifts. Every report...
18:00 2019-07-05

Opinion: Led by Megan Rapinoe, this World Cup should be a seminal moment From her comments about Donald Trump to her criticism of FIFA, Megan Rapinoe has been the perfect voice for the Women's World Cup. Now it's up to FIFA to follow her lead and show they are serious about the women's game....
22:26 2019-07-07

Megan Rapinoe says she is 'extremely American' despite Trump criticism USA winger says she would not attend White House visitAmericans will play for World Cup title on SundayA week after being warned by the President of the United States not to “disrespect” her country, Megan Rapinoe says her willingness to speak out makes her “extremely American”.The USA winger was cr...
19:26 2019-07-03

USWNT’s Megan Rapinoe drops F-bomb during speech on live TV US women’s soccer team co-captain Megan Rapinoe dropped the F-bomb on live TV on Wednesday after she and her squad were gifted the keys to the city. “New York City, you’re the motherf–king best!” the outspoken forward yelled into the mic on the steps of City Hall. The c...
19:52 2019-07-10

All eyes on Lioness Ellen White in battle with USA’s Megan Rapinoe Striker has ‘goggle’ goal celebration depicted in mural in her home town of AylesburyOn Friday morning, with impeccable timing, a new mural appeared at the less salubrious end of Aylesbury’s high street. It depicted Ellen White, the star striker of the England women’s football team, in her trademark...
13:00 2019-06-30

World Cup: Will Megan Rapinoe, Rose Lavelle be ready for the final? What I'm hearing: The biggest concern for the Americans going into Sunday's World Cup final is the health of Megan Rapinoe and Rose Lavelle. Nancy Armour provides an update on both.       ...
19:01 2019-07-05

World Cup soccer: Activist Megan Rapinoe says she is 'extremely American' United States Women's National Team forward Megan Rapinoe said she is "extremely American" when asked to respond to critics who say her words or actions are anti-American....
22:39 2019-07-05

This English player may be the one who shuts down Megan Rapinoe in World Cup semifinal Megan Rapinoe has scored every U.S. goal in the knockout round but will be challenged by England's Lucy Bronze in the World Cup semis on Tuesday.       ...
01:00 2019-07-02

'Your message is excluding me' - Megan Rapinoe takes aim at Donald Trump "Megan Rapinoe has reignited her war of words with Donald Trump, claiming the US President\u0027s style of politics risks disenfranchising marginalised Americans."...
22:26 2019-07-10

Megan Rapinoe sits in USWNT’s stunning World Cup decision The United States will start the World Cup semifinal matchup with England on Tuesday without their purple-haired hero Megan Rapinoe. USA coach Jill Ellis has inserted Christen Press in Rapinoe’s place, joining Alex Morgan and Tobin Heath on the front line. There was some speculation Rapinoe is...
22:00 2019-07-02

Ava DuVernay invites Megan Rapinoe to dinner after snubbing Trump She may not want to go to President Trump’s White house, but soccer star Megan Rapinoe has at least one other high profile dinner invitation to consider. “When They See Us” Director Ava DuVernay extended a public invitation to the red hot Rapinoe — whose two goals lifted the US Wom...
19:39 2019-06-29

'You're excluding people that look like me': Megan Rapinoe's message to Trump – video Megan Rapinoe, the co-captain of the World Cup-winning USA team, has told Donald Trump that he needs to 'do better for everyone' in America. Rapinoe delivered her uncompromising message in an interview with CNN's Anderson Cooper, adding: 'You’re excluding people that look like me, you’re excluding p...
18:52 2019-07-10

Megan Rapinoe on critical comments over Alex Morgan's celebration: 'Wah, wah, wah' U.S. women’s soccer star Megan Rapinoe responded to critics who hit out at her teammate Alex Morgan over her tea-cup celebration during their win over England on Tuesday....
04:52 2019-07-04

Megan Rapinoe furious over men’s finals scheduled after World Cup final Megan Rapinoe considers Sunday to be the final insult. Just a few hours after the United States and the Netherlands meet in the Women’s World Cup final in France, Brazil or Peru will celebrate winning the Copa America, South America’s men’s championship. And then at night, the Unit...
01:39 2019-07-05

Megan Rapinoe on the spot as USA beat Netherlands to win Women’s World Cup A coolly taken Megan Rapinoe penalty and beautifully worked goal from Rose Lavelle fired USA to their fourth Women’s World Cup title against a resilient Netherlands side.Rapinoe also tied up the Golden Boot ahead of US teammate Alex Morgan, having matched her for goals and assists but in a shorter s...
19:39 2019-07-07

Different game for USA but Megan Rapinoe makes sure result is the same | Caitlin Murray Netherlands got their tactics right and Americans struggled to impose themselves, yet once star of tournament scored there was only going to be one winnerIt became clear after 13 minutes that this was going to be a different kind of game for the USA. The Netherlands, it turned out, were different fr...
20:26 2019-07-07

Hatemonger vandalizes Megan Rapinoe posters in subway station More than a half dozen posters of U.S. Women’s Soccer sensation Megan Rapinoe were defaced inside the Bryant Park subway station in what police are investigating as a possible hate crime, authorities said. The bigoted vandal scribbled marker over Rapinoe’s face and forehead Monday mornin...
20:52 2019-07-09

US captain Megan Rapinoe stands by White House jibe President Donald Trump has warned Megan Rapinoe not to "disrespect" the United States flag. The US captain has said ahead of the US's quarterfinal against France that she stands by almost every word of the statement....
14:39 2019-06-28

'Everybody is ready for it': World Cup winner Megan Rapinoe on equal pay – video USA star Megan Rapinoe believes fans chanting 'equal pay' during their successful World Cup title defence is a sign that 'everybody is ready' for a change in the way men and women's football is governed.In March, Rapinoe and her teammates sued their governing body, the USWNT, alleging years of 'inst...
16:39 2019-07-08

Opinion: Megan Rapinoe doing something right if she's setting Donald Trump off President Donald Trump initially directed rage at the wrong Twitter account, employed thinly veiled racism in attacking World Cup player Megan Rapinoe       ...
19:26 2019-06-27

Megan Rapinoe 'not sure she's qualified for office' but vows to fight for equal pay Soccer star has said she would not go to White House if invitedOpinion: Rapinoe ‘egotism’ is the perfect antidote to TrumpThe World Cup-winning football star Megan Rapinoe does not think she is qualified for public office, as some have suggested since she clashed publicly with Donald Trump. But she ...
21:39 2019-07-14

Women's World Cup: Megan Rapinoe delivers heroic performance In a game billed as the biggest in the history of women's football, the US overcame France in a thrilling contest. Fittingly, in a week when she has grabbed the headlines, Megan Rapinoe proved the match winner....
00:01 2019-06-29

Megan Rapinoe slams critics of Alex Morgan’s celebration: ‘Wah, wah, wah’ The US women’s national team has caught the attention of fans worldwide, advancing to the World Cup final and controversially celebrating goals along the way. The team’s latest celebration, Alex Morgan’s tea-sipping mockery against England on Tuesday, has drawn backlash in the UK. ...
03:13 2019-07-04

Megan Rapinoe tackles Trump comments and then moves on. It’s not in her to sidestep. Before shifting her focus to Friday’s quarterfinal against France, the U.S. women’s national team midfielder said she stands by her comments about not visiting the White House....
03:26 2019-06-28

Megan Rapinoe tells Trump: 'Your message is excluding people' US soccer captain again rejects White House visit, saying team does not want to be ‘corrupted’ The US women’s soccer co-captain Megan Rapinoe has delivered an uncompromising message to Donald Trump, amid ongoing controversy over a possible visit to the White House by the World Cup champions.Asked by...
16:39 2019-07-10

Megan Rapinoe accepts AOC’s invitation to tour Capitol Hill The US women’s soccer team will be visiting Washington, DC, after all — but not for a trip to the White House. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) inserted herself into the feud between team captain Megan Rapinoe and President Trump, inviting the squad to the US Capitol. “It may not be the White Ho...
17:52 2019-06-29

'We won't accept anything less': Megan Rapinoe firm as equal pay talks break down US women’s team are suing their own governing bodyMediation talks had been aimed at avoiding showdown in courtMegan Rapinoe says the onus is on her employer after mediation talks between the US women’s national team and US Soccer broke down on Wednesday night. In March, 28 players from the World Cup...
15:00 2019-08-16

Megan Rapinoe attacks Fifa: 'A terrible idea to put everything on the same day' – video Megan Rapinoe has taken a swipe at Fifa the day before her USA side play in the women's World Cup final. 'It is terrible scheduling for everyone.' the co-captain said. She added: 'Obviously there are two other finals going on but this is the World Cup final – this is like, cancel everything day. So ...
20:39 2019-07-06

Megan Rapinoe gives heartfelt birthday tribute to her brother, a recovering addict Megan Rapinoe gave a birthday shoutout to her brother, who is a recovering addict, after the US Women’s National Team won its second straight World Cup on Sunday. Rapinoe, who scored the opening goal in the 2-0 match, addressed her 38-year-old brother during an on-field interview after her historic ...
07:26 2019-07-08

Megan Rapinoe replacement helps USWNT to halftime lead over England The United States leads England 2-1 at halftime of the World Cup semifinals, thanks to goals from Christen Press and Alex Morgan. Press, who replaced Megan Rapinoe in the starting nine, put the Americans on the board first at the 10th minute. Rose Lavelle played a beautiful long ball to Kelley O’Har...
22:00 2019-07-02

The heartbreaking story behind Megan Rapinoe's birthday shoutout to Brian Brian is Rapinoe's older brother. He wasn't allowed to leave the country as part of San Diego's Male Community Reentry Program       ...
18:39 2019-07-08

USWNT survives Megan Rapinoe absence to reach World Cup final Megan Rapinoe’s absence did not stop the United States’ World Cup juggernaut. It was not without drama, however, as the Americans survived a nerve-wracking second half to hold off England 2-1 in a semifinal thriller on Tuesday in Lyon, France. The Americans got first-half goals from Chri...
00:13 2019-07-03

Megan Rapinoe discusses politics, family and her father’s support of Trump: ‘I don’t get it’ "How are you simultaneously as proud as punch of me, and watching Fox News all the time, [when they are doing] takedowns of your daughter?’" she said....
01:39 2019-08-20

World Cup live updates: Megan Rapinoe returns for US vs. Netherlands in final Live updates and analysis as the USWNT takes on the Netherlands in the World Cup final with Megan Rapinoe back in the starting lineup.       ...
18:39 2019-07-07

Megan Rapinoe refuses to back down over Donald Trump and White House • USA midfielder urges teammates to ‘think hard’ about a visit• Administration ‘doesn’t fight for the same things we fight for’Megan Rapinoe has urged her USA teammates to “think hard” about associating themselves with Donald Trump. The 33-year-old found herself embroiled in a row with Trump after f...
20:26 2019-06-27

Ali Krieger wanted world to know the USWNT had Megan Rapinoe's back President Donald Trump took to Twitter over months-old video of Megan Rapinoe saying she wouldn't go to White House and even older stance on anthem       ...
14:00 2019-06-29

Megan Rapinoe says ‘not many, if any’ US women's soccer players would attend White House U.S Women’s National Team forward Megan Rapinoe said Saturday that she believes that “not many, if any” of her teammates would visit the White House if invited, ahead of their World Cup final against the Netherlands....
17:52 2019-07-06

Megan Rapinoe rips Trump WH visit, says she'd accept invites from Pelosi, AOC U.S. Women's Soccer superstar Megan Rapinoe doubled down in her opposition to visit the Trump White House but expressed that she was open to accept invitations from anyone who "believes the same things we believe in" like Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif, and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-NY. ...
08:39 2019-07-10

Megan Rapinoe Accepts Sen. Schumer’s Invitation to the Capitol to Celebrate World Cup Win WASHINGTON — Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer says Megan Rapinoe has accepted an invitation for the U.S. women’s soccer team to celebrate its World Cup victory with a visit to Congress. The New York senator said Tuesday he looks forward to scheduling a time when “these inspir...
03:13 2019-07-10

Megan Rapinoe won’t back down, says ‘I stand by the comments I made’ about the White House The U.S. soccer star said her protest is about using the platform she has been given "for good, and for leaving the game in a better place and hopefully the world in a better place."...
23:52 2019-06-27

Megan Rapinoe not backing off anti-White House visit stance Megan Rapinoe stands by almost every word she said. The U.S. Women’s National Team captain, who drew the ire of President Trump when video was released this week — by soccer magazine Eight by Eight — of Rapinoe saying, “I’m not going to the f—— White House,” shoul...
23:00 2019-06-27

Megan Rapinoe rips into FIFA over World Cup schedule, prize money Her criticism ranged from the gap in prize money between the men and women, to scheduling that put the World Cup final on the same day as the Gold Cup final in the United States and the Copa America final in Brazil....
01:00 2019-07-07

Opinion: Megan Rapinoe embodies all the swagger, fearlessness of the US World Cup team The U.S. women’s team took over New York as it did the World Cup – with a swagger and fearlessness never before seen in so many young American women.       ...
00:26 2019-07-11

Police investigate possible hate crime after slurs aimed at Megan Rapinoe Posters of USA star were defaced on New York subwayFootballer is an advocate for women’s and LGBT rightsNew York City police are investigating a possible hate crime directed at Megan Rapinoe after posters of the World Cup champion were defaced with homophobic slurs.The defaced posters, which were at...
20:52 2019-07-11

Megan Rapinoe confident she will recover in time for Women's World Cup final USA winger strained hamstring during France quarter-finalRapinoe says watching semi-final from bench was ‘stressful’Megan Rapinoe is confident the hamstring strain that kept her out of USA’s World Cup semi-final victory over England won’t rule her out of Sunday’s final. The winger was injured late i...
13:39 2019-07-03

Megan Rapinoe quotes Serena Williams, vows to fight until ‘the day I’m in my grave’ About a visit to the White House, the soccer star said, "I’ll never close any door all the way, but I think it would take more than Trump is willing to do.”...
22:39 2019-07-14

USWNT star Megan Rapinoe answers critics: ‘I’m extremely American’ U.S. women’s national team star Megan Rapinoe has had a knack for leaving people speechless during this year’s Women’s World Cup. While speaking to the media on Wednesday prior to the semifinal matchup between the Netherlands and Sweden, Rapinoe continued her streak of expressing her opinions and sp...
03:13 2019-07-04

USWNT star Megan Rapinoe gets a book deal set for publication next year Publisher reveals a book by USWNT star Megan Rapinoe will be published in the fall of 2020 and will cover many topics, from soccer to gay rights.        ...
21:13 2019-07-31

Megan Rapinoe for president? USA star would beat Trump in 2020, poll finds Public Policy Polling puts Rapinoe at 42% and Trump at 41%Poll conducted ‘by popular demand’ for hypothetical match-upMegan Rapinoe may not visit Donald Trump in the White House but she might throw him out of it, according to a poll released on Tuesday. Related: 'It's just the start': how World Cup ...
23:00 2019-07-09

Megan Rapinoe double sends USA past France and into England semi-final It was fitting that social justice activist Megan Rapinoe, the focus of unwanted presidential attentions before the game for her “I’m not going to the fucking White House” comment, was the player to power the USA into a semi-final with England, her two goals emphatically ending France’s hopes of a m...
00:52 2019-06-29

Before the World Cup Final, Megan Rapinoe Calls Out FIFA on Prize Money Gap, Scheduling LYON, France — Megan Rapinoe called out FIFA on the eve of the Women’s World Cup title match. Her criticism Saturday ranged from the gap in prize money between the men and women, to scheduling that put the World Cup final on the same day as the Gold Cup final in the United States and the...
22:26 2019-07-06

Megan Rapinoe has message for President Donald Trump in CNN interview with Anderson Cooper In an interview with CNN's Anderson Cooper, U.S. women's soccer star Megan Rapinoe had a direct message for President Donald Trump.       ...
06:00 2019-07-10

Megan Rapinoe attacks Fifa over World Cup schedule clash and prize money • ‘Unbelievable’ Copa América and Gold Cup conclude on Sunday• USA star criticises women’s prize pot of $30m vs men’s $400mMegan Rapinoe has launched a scathing attack on Fifa, accusing the game’s governing body of “disrespecting” the women’s game by scheduling the South and North American confedera...
20:39 2019-07-06

Opinion: Megan Rapinoe doesn't back down to anyone, President Trump included President Trump put U.S. co-captain Megan Rapinoe on blast for her comments about a potential White House visit and history of peaceful protests.       ...
23:26 2019-06-27

USWNT’s Megan Rapinoe expects to play in World Cup final after hamstring strain Megan Rapinoe expects to play in Sunday’s World Cup final despite dealing with a hamstring strain. “Just a little minor strain. Day to day, but I feel like I’ll be ready for the final,” Rapinoe said Tuesday after the USWNT’s 2-1 semifinal win over England. Rapinoe didn&...
00:13 2019-07-03

Megan Rapinoe posters vandalized with hateful messages at NYC subway station, police say Posters of U.S. women’s soccer star Megan Rapinoe was vandalized at a New York City subway station and police were investigating the incident as a possible hate crime, officials said....
17:39 2019-07-10

Megan Rapinoe stands tall, and women’s soccer gets a showcase, as U.S. beats France Rapinoe — the focal point of attention on the field by her exploits and off it for her outspoken opinions — scored twice and the defending champions advanced to the semifinals, 2-1....
05:52 2019-06-29

Sue Bird’s injury lets her attend World Cup final, see Megan Rapinoe, USWNT Sue Bird has missed the entire WNBA season thus far due to knee surgery. The good thing about it is that she can get to Lyon, France for the Women’s World Cup final to watch her girlfriend, Megan Rapinoe, and the US Women’s National Team. The relationship has come into the spotlight sinc...
17:00 2019-07-05

Soccer Star Megan Rapinoe's 'Biggest, Baddest, Coolest' Tech Toys The co-captain of the U.S. women’s national team—out to win its fourth World Cup this summer—on her perfectionist quest for sneakers and her monster Tesla....
23:00 2019-05-29

Megan Rapinoe Refuses To Apologize For The USWNT's Crime Of Being Happy After Doing Cool Things The United States beat Thailand by a 13-0 scoreline on Tuesday, setting a new World Cup record for the largest margin of victory. In the process of making history, the USWNT players were pretty happy. Clearly, as certain moral pillars on Canadian and even American TV pointed out, this was a very bad...
19:00 2019-06-12

World Cup: Megan Rapinoe does her talking with feet, scoring twice to lead USWNT to semis Megan Rapinoe responded at the World Cup on Friday with a pair of goals against France that sent the USWNT into the semifinals to face England.       ...
04:26 2019-06-29

US soccer star Megan Rapinoe preemptively declines White House invite: 'I have no interest' Soccer star Megan Rapinoe became another player on the U.S. women’s team who preemptively opted out of visiting the White House should the team win the upcoming World Cup in France....
18:39 2019-05-30

Megan Rapinoe praises England while teammate supports Trump criticism | Suzanne Wrack USA star wary of ‘super-clinical’ Lionesses as Ali Krieger says Rapinoe doesn’t stand alone in stance on Donald TrumpPhil Neville’s “Are you ready to win the World Cup?” challenge to his players does not rile Megan Rapinoe. “If you’re at this stage of the tournament and you’re not trying to win the ...
03:13 2019-06-30

Megan Rapinoe, Rose Lavelle lead U.S. women to 2019 World Cup championship in France U.S. women win back-to-back World Cup championships for the first time. After being tied at halftime, they defeated the Netherlands 2-0.       ...
21:13 2019-07-07

Megan Rapinoe accepts Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s invite to visit House of Representatives Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-Mass.) tweeted "no doubt the food & the company would be much better," an allusion to the U.S. star's remarks about not wanting to visit the White House....
00:26 2019-06-30

NYPD investigating Megan Rapinoe posters vandalized with homophobic slurs as hate crime Posters featuring USWNT star Megan Rapinoe were vandalized with derogatory slurs in NYC subway station. NYPD's hate crimes division has opened probe.       ...
00:26 2019-07-11

Megan Rapinoe believes dad voted for Trump, questions how family could support her and still watch Fox News U.S. women's soccer star Megan Rapinoe said she thinks her father voted for President Trump in 2016 — a political choice that provides a stark contrast in her family, as the World Cup-winning forward is nearly as well known for launching broadsides at the Trump administration as she is for launching...
20:39 2019-08-20

Rose Lavelle, Megan Rapinoe expect to be ready for Sunday's World Cup final Rose Lavelle left England semifinal in second half with hamstring injury, while hamstring strain kept Megan Rapinoe out of game.       ...
16:13 2019-07-05

Megan Rapinoe, Alex Morgan push back on criticism over dominating performance against Thailand U.S. women’s soccer stars Megan Rapinoe and Alex Morgan and their coach Jill Ellis brushed off scathing criticism stemming from their blowout victory over Thailand on Tuesday....
20:26 2019-06-12

Megan Rapinoe misses World Cup semifinal with hamstring strain, plans to play in final Megan Rapinoe scored all four USWNT goals in the previous Women's World Cup knockout round games, but had to sit out the semifinal against England.       ...
05:26 2019-07-03

Donald Trump criticizes Megan Rapinoe after US soccer captain's White House jibe President Donald Trump has warned Megan Rapinoe not to "disrespect" the United States flag. The US captain has said ahead of the US's quarterfinal against France that she stands by almost every word of the statement....
04:39 2019-06-28

WNBA star Sue Bird, Megan Rapinoe's girlfriend, says calling President Trump out is necessary Sue Bird, the WNBA star and girlfriend of World Cup hero Megan Rapinoe, talked about using a platform to make a positive difference.       ...
04:39 2019-07-23

Deadspin Megan Rapinoe Cannot Make This Any Clearer | The Slot Marianne Williamson Went Full Goop at Deadspin Megan Rapinoe Cannot Make This Any Clearer | The Slot Marianne Williamson Went Full Goop at the Democratic Debate | Splinter Kamala Harris Leaves a Steaming Pile of Rubble Where Joe Biden Used to Be | The Root Top Conservative Calls for Chief Justice’s Head Over High Court’s Ruling on the C...
18:13 2019-06-28

Megan Rapinoe stands tall as U.S. beats France in World Cup battle worthy of the hype Rapinoe — the focal point of attention on the field by her exploits and off it for her outspoken opinions — scored twice and the defending champions advanced to the semifinals, 2-1....
01:52 2019-06-29

Washington Spirit, NWSL adjust to more departures to Women’s World Cup Beginning this week, and for one to two months, the Spirit will attempt to fill roster gaps and adjust to the National Women’s Soccer League campaign without several key players....
14:39 2019-05-21

Opinion: Donald Trump picked the wrong time for a Twitter rift with Megan Rapinoe, USWNT After the USWNT won their semifinal match at the World Cup, Donald Trump didn't tweet about the win. That's because he staked out the wrong position.       ...
22:00 2019-07-03

Megan Rapinoe's high school yearbook: How she handled national anthem, teamwork as a teen Megan Rapinoe, the soccer star known for her outspoken beliefs, stood out even from her freshman year at Foothill High School in California.       ...
04:39 2019-07-09

Sue Bird's knee surgery means she can attend World Cup final in support of Megan Rapinoe Sue Bird says reaction is mostly positive to her article on Players' Tribune website about girlfriend Megan Rapinoe and US play at World Cup.       ...
05:26 2019-07-04

Megan Rapinoe, Alex Morgan treated to fast-food staple on 'Kimmel' in White House jab U.S. women’s soccer stars Megan Rapinoe and Alex Morgan vowed they would not attend a White House ceremony celebrating the team should they win the World Cup....
20:13 2019-07-12

Megan Rapinoe accepts Twitter invite from Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to visit House of Representatives Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-Mass.) tweeted "no doubt the food & the company would be much better," an allusion to the U.S. star's remarks about not wanting to visit the White House....
05:52 2019-06-29

Rapinoe a warrior on and off the field, says team mate Press Megan Rapinoe was hailed as a warrior by team mate Christen Press on Monday, after a week in which the United States winger was criticized by President Donald Trump but still led her side into a women's World Cup semi-final against England....
17:00 2019-07-01

Alex Morgan, Megan Rapinoe, Women's National Soccer Team Live Their Best Lives at Parade of Champions It's time to celebrate! The Women's National Soccer Team received a very warm welcome in New York City on Wednesday morning. The team, who defeated the Netherlands to win the 2019......
19:39 2019-07-10

The Twitter account for Megan Rapinoe's brand appeared to be taken over by a pro-Trump troll amid the player's barbs with the president LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images A Twitter account for United States Women's National Team co-captain Megan Rapinoe's personal brand appeared to be hacked Saturday. The account's change in appearance came after the midfielder traded public barbs with President Donald Trump over a viral video tha...
01:13 2019-06-30

USWNT star Megan Rapinoe rips into 'disgusting' Trump tweets, weighs in on candidates she's interested in for 2020 REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz FIFA Women's World Cup winner and US Women's National Team star Megan Rapinoe called President Donald Trump's tweets criticizing four congresswomen of color "disgusting," in an interview with CNN's Van Jones on Saturday. Rapinoe, who is an outspoken critic of Trump, told Jones...
01:26 2019-07-22

USA icon Megan Rapinoe wants progress on women's football pay as Gianni Infantino earns World Cup final boos Megan Rapinoe declared it was time for the conversation about pay in women's football to move "forward to the next step" after she helped the United States retain their World Cup title....
00:52 2019-07-08

World Cup hero and Golden Boot winner: Megan Rapinoe's emphatic response to Donald Trump tweet After the United States won the Women's World Cup, social media users did not waste time in reminding Donald Trump of a tweet he had directed toward star player Megan Rapinoe earlier in the tournament....
00:52 2019-07-08

Elizabeth Warren vows to take on corruption before crowd of 20,000 at Washington Square Elizabeth Warren pledged to tackle corruption in Washington, DC, and enact economic reforms that would no longer enrich the wealthy and powerful during a speech on Monday. Speaking to more than 20,000 supporters in Washington Square Park, the Massachusetts senator called for sweeping structural chan...
07:39 2019-09-17

Premier Lacrosse League arrives at Audi Field hoping for another hit A triumphant weekend in Baltimore, in which the league's prime-time game sold out Johns Hopkins's Homewood Field, has given league executives a confidence boost....
13:00 2019-07-05

Opinion: USWNT's Megan Rapinoe is living her patriotism at World Cup. What's your excuse? USWNT star Megan Rapinoe has a platform, and she's using it at the World Cup. She's showing she's more American than her critics, writes Nancy Armour.       ...
22:00 2019-07-03

Megan Rapinoe's speech among top moments from USWNT's World Cup celebration in New York City After the USWNT celebrated its World Cup title with a parade in NYC, star Megan Rapinoe delivered an impassioned speech about overcoming divisiveness.       ...
00:26 2019-07-11

Megan Rapinoe may not run for office but she will 'fight for equal pay every day' USWNT co-captain Megan Rapinoe may not be joining the 2020 presidential race, but she does plan to keep playing and "fight for equal pay every day"       ...
23:39 2019-07-14

World Cup: Megan Rapinoe, Alex Morgan call USWNT celebrations genuine, 'explosion of joy' In a Thursday interview, USWNT players Megan Rapinoe and Alex Morgan said the team's World Cup celebrations against Thailand were "explosion of joy."       ...
03:52 2019-06-14

Megan Rapinoe: the World Cup hero who wants the world to be a better place As tough off the pitch as on, she defies Donald Trump, speaks out for race and gender equality, while espousing more love, less hateMegan Rapinoe stood on a parade float on a sun-splashed morning in lower Manhattan, the World Cup trophy in one hand and a bottle of Veuve Clicquot La Grande Dame in th...
19:13 2019-07-12

Lucy Bronze wins Women's World Cup Silver Ball as Megan Rapinoe scoops award for competition's best player England's Lucy Bronze has been awarded the Fifa Women's World Cup Silver Ball, recognising her as the second best player in this summer's competition....
20:00 2019-07-07

Megan Rapinoe's girlfriend slams 'adolescent boy' Donald Trump for criticising US soccer star US soccer star Megan Rapinoe's girlfriend has blasted Donald Trump after he criticised her partner for saying she would not go to the White House if she won the World Cup....
11:00 2019-07-03

Ali Krieger explains her Trump 'grope' tweet: It showed USWNT's support for Megan Rapinoe Ali Krieger tweeted about Donald Trump so she could show the world that the USWNT supported Megan Rapinoe, who was the target of angry Trump tweets.       ...
05:52 2019-06-30

U.S. women's soccer star Megan Rapinoe 'won't fake it' by accepting White House offer U.S. women's soccer star Megan Rapinoe said she won't visit the White House if the national team defends its World Cup title this summer.        ...
19:26 2019-05-29

Real Betis, coming off win at Real Madrid, visits D.C. United for Audi Field friendly Betis just completed its Spanish La Liga campaign in 10th place, and as the first club since 2002-03 to win at Barcelona (4-3) and at Real Madrid (2-0) in the same season....
00:00 2019-05-22

Audi India team Secures Second Place Finish In International Audi Twin Cup 2019 Audi India team has secured a second place in the International Audi Twin Cup 2019. This is the third time that Audi India managed a podium in the championship, having finished first in 2017 and......
22:00 2019-07-23

New Audi RS Q8 mule snapped wearing Audi Sport livery News 21 Aug, 2019 Audi Sport’s SUV offensive continues with the RS Q8, which will challenge the Range Rover Sport SVR at the £100,000 price point...
19:13 2019-08-21

Audi India Appoints Balbir Singh Dhilon As New Head, Rahil Ansari Moves To Audi's Headquarters Balbir Singh Dhilon re-joined Audi India in July 2018 after his previous stint between 2007 and 2012. He currently heads dealer development in the country....
19:26 2019-07-12

Audi RS history – 25 years of Audi Sport models The first Audi RS model was released in 1994, with the launch of the RS2 Avant As Audi celebrates a quarter-century of RS models, we take a look back at the sporting sub-brand's top hits It's 25 years since the formidable Audi RS2 performance estate was launched, packing a snorting Porsche-fettle...
22:26 2019-07-16

The Armored BMW X5 Will Satisfy Your Need For A Crossover, Protect You From Grenades It’s hard to imagine needing an armored vehicle, as an everyday person who has only, thus far, had regular attacks thrown at them on Twitter (and those are usually weak, anyway). But there are people in the market for these things, and with the new armored BMW X5, they now have even more to choose f...
22:26 2019-08-27

Audi SQ8 Revealed; New Flagship SUV From Audi Audi's new flagship SUV is here! This is the new Audi SQ8, which gets a mild-hybrid V8 turbo-diesel engine and does 0-100 kmph in 4.8 seconds with a limited top speed of 250 kmph....
22:26 2019-06-22

Jim Cramer: 'Stand pat,' even if the Fed doesn't satisfy the bullish investors "It's just not worth trying to game this market when you know that, eventually, we're likely to get lower interest rates" and potentially a NAFTA replacement, Jim Cramer says....
02:26 2019-09-18

Over-the-top Las Vegas steak to satisfy share-plate critics Love it or hate it, share-plate dining is far from over. But dwindling are the days when tapas and small plates monopolized the category and each diner was encouraged to order five to six items....
16:00 2019-05-21

Michael Kors unveils three new designer smartwatches to satisfy your inner baller Michael Kors is one of many designer bands making smartwatches, and it's just unveiled three new devices that combine high-end specs with a premium design.These Michael Kors smartwatches are the Access Lexington 2, Access Bradshaw 2, and Access MKGO. The Access Lexington 2 and Bradshaw 2 are up...
10:00 2019-09-05

FedEx to deliver 7 days a week to satisfy online shoppers FedEx plans to deliver packages seven days a week starting next January as it tries to keep up with the continuing boom in online shopping. The company is also taking back nearly 2 million daily deliveries to homes that are currently handled by the post office. FedEx says shifting SmartPost packages...
19:00 2019-05-30

Mindy Kaling's Four Weddings and a Funeral Trailer Is Here to Satisfy Your Rom-Com Itch Are you ready for romance? The first trailer for Four Weddings and a Funeral, Mindy Kaling's new anthology series based on the movie of the same name, is here and it's got Kaling's......
17:52 2019-07-01

Buttigieg’s Debate Remarks on Police Shooting Don’t Satisfy Some Back Home At Thursday’s presidential debate, Mr. Buttigieg, the South Bend mayor, was forced to address the police shooting that has consumed his campaign for more than a week....
19:52 2019-06-28

Mnuchin says Facebook must satisfy regulatory concerns ahead of Libra launch: CNBC U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said in a television interview that Facebook must satisfy regulatory concerns before it launches Libra, its planned cryptocurrency....
16:13 2019-07-24

Will Bears reign supreme once again in NFC North? SportsPulse: Lorenzo Reyes takes a good hard look at the NFC North and breaks down why each team may or may not make the playoffs this season.       ...
18:52 2019-07-17

India Waits to See Which Modi Will Reign With exit polls indicating Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will win a second term, investors and executives are waiting to see which version of Mr. Modi would take charge: the business-friendly leader or the divisive nationalist....
21:13 2019-05-22

Nintendo’s Bowser begins his reign The new president overseeing Nintendo of America faces the challenge of keeping the company's business thriving while living up to the legacy of his beloved predecessor, Reggie Fils-Aimé....
21:26 2019-06-19

ESPN changed 'Monday Night Football' down-and-distance graphic at halftime to satisfy fans Fans complained about ESPN's yellow down-and-distance marker on "Monday Night Football" so much the station changed the graphic at halftime.       ...
05:13 2019-09-10

Johnson's reign is on a knife edge before he even starts The ballots are in and the votes are being counted. Bar a last-minute shock, Boris Johnson will be announced the new Conservative leader and presumptive prime minister just before midday....
03:52 2019-07-23

Sicilians dare to believe: the mafia’s cruel reign is over As the Cosa Nostra is finally brought to its knees, our reporter recalls his childhood in Palermo when the mob families felt free to murder at willI remember the day as if it was yesterday – 23 May 1992, the day that changed Sicilians’ lives for ever. I remember my mother’s tears as she sat glued to...
06:39 2019-09-23

Fat chance: Ruiz set to reign as heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz Jr. set to reign as heavyweight champion following epic upset of Anthony Joshua at Madison Square Garden        ...
18:52 2019-06-02

Liverpool And Manchester City Still Reign Supreme The start of a new season offers all the promise of a blank slate. Onto this yet untouched slab, our imaginations can run wild carving any conceivable array of results and events, thrillingly unconstrained by anything other than our own whims and predictions. However, though we are just three matche...
05:39 2019-08-27

The Reign of Wu Zetian: From Concubine to Empress to… Emperor! There are rarely any parts of our history more intriguing and interesting than the chronicles of ancient China. Full of unique cultural traits, obscure and colorful mythologies, and above all intrigues and power struggles ...
09:26 2019-08-18

Disney Looks to Extend Box-Office Reign With 'Lion King' Analysts and box-office tracking services expect the new “Lion King” to open with a domestic debut north of $170 million, among the best this year. But industry executives are also expecting the movie to keep selling tickets for longer than usual, sensing a blockbuster with broad appeal that is like...
17:39 2019-07-14

Allegri's reign with champions Juventus ends in defeat "Massimiliano Allegri\u0027s five-year reign as Juventus coach ended in defeat on Sunday as late goals from Gregoire Defrel and Gianluca Caprari gave mid-table Sampdoria a 2-0 win over the Serie A champions in their last game of the season."...
23:39 2019-05-26

The Reign of Aethelwulf, King of Wessex: Between Realm and Religion The early history of England includes all kinds of different cultures and remarkable figures. And one of the crucial parts of the history of this country belongs to the Anglo-Saxon era. Filled with generations of kings who ruled over several small kingdoms, the England of this age was a land of stri...
05:26 2019-08-01

Giannis pledges to extend reign at Milwaukee fete Giannis Antetokounmpo took the stage, grabbed a microphone with the Bucks' moniker on it and asked the crowd for three favors: show up for every game next season, pose for a crowded selfie and don't call him the MVP anymore -- until he wins it again....
02:39 2019-07-15

Top seeds reign as Svitolina and Sabalenka advance in San Jose Top-seeded Elina Svitolina crushed Daria Kasatkina 6-3 6-1 and second-seeded Aryna Sabalenka put an end to CoCo Vandeweghe's comeback bid with a 6-3 6-3 win in second-round action at the Silicon Valley Classic in San Jose on Wednesday....
08:13 2019-08-01

Keith Thurman appraises his own world title reign WBA welterweight champion Keith Thurman looks back on his world title fights and forward to meeting Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas The post Keith Thurman appraises his own world title reign appeared first on Boxing News....
16:00 2019-07-10

Mugabe’s Reign Began With Bob Marley and Good Schools. Despotism Soon Followed. Robert Mugabe transformed from a hero of Africa’s liberation — and a self-proclaimed champion of universal suffrage — into a tyrant. Our writer was there at the start....
02:00 2019-09-07

PM ‘must launch urgent inquiry into Dominic Cummings’s reign of terror’ Ex-civil service chiefs join critics of Boris Johnson’s aide as protests against ‘coup’ spread across BritainSenior politicians, a former cabinet secretary and an ex-head of the home civil service have called for a top-level inquiry into how Boris Johnson’s closest aide, Dominic Cummings, was able t...
22:52 2019-08-31

No Neymar, No Problem As Brazil Begin New Copa America Reign Yet as this year's Copa campaign unfolded, Brazil demonstrated that it might have finally cast off the longstanding criticisms of "Neymar-dependency."...
10:00 2019-07-09

Nintendo’s Doug Bowser begins his video-game reign The new president of Nintendo of America faces the challenge of keeping the company’s business thriving while living up to the legacy of his beloved predecessor, Reggie Fils-Aimé....
21:26 2019-06-19

Jeff Van Gundy and Mark Jackson’s ESPN reign has no end in sight If only NBA executives felt as strongly about Jeff Van Gundy and Mark Jackson as the two feel about each other. The two are widely respected for the work they have done on the sidelines, but recent attempts to return there have proven fruitless. Both were considered for the Knicks job last year that...
19:26 2019-05-30

Hong Kong chief's 'bill is dead' pledge fails to satisfy protest leaders Protest leaders have vowed to keep up pressure on Hong Kong's administration despite its leader today declaring that a highly contentious extradition bill is "dead"....
12:13 2019-07-09

Andreescu shows next generation may have already ended Serena's reign - and chance of record "Twenty-four is just a number - and that record of Margaret Court\u0027s may never be broken. Focus, however, on the brilliance of a rising star, writes Carrie Dunn."...
03:39 2019-09-08

Historians rubbish Spanish supreme court's position on Franco's reign Critics say ruling suspending exhumation of dictator’s remains legitimises 1936 coupLeading historians have rubbished the Spanish supreme court’s claim that General Franco was head of state from October 1936, almost three years before his rebellion secured victory in the Spanish civil war.The claim ...
20:13 2019-06-05

Bonds reign supreme, equities struggle on recession, Brexit fears Global bond yields flirted with record lows while stocks struggled to recover on Thursday, as global recession worries from intensifying U.S.-China frictions and the specter of a no-deal Brexit drove investors to safer harbors....
08:00 2019-08-29

NFL's Cowboys extend reign atop Forbes' most valuable teams list The Dallas Cowboys were ranked the world's most valuable sports team for a fourth consecutive year according to an annual list published by Forbes on Monday that was dominated by National Football League clubs....
21:39 2019-07-22

Boxing: Ruiz targets long title reign ahead of Joshua rematch Mexican-American world heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz Jr. said he will not be satisfied with "15 minutes of fame" as he prepares to fight Briton Anthony Joshua again in Saudi Arabia on Dec. 7....
02:53 2019-09-05

Goodbye to the Miracle Man: how Martin O’Neill’s Forest reign crumbled | Daniel Taylor Martin O’Neill’s Nottingham Forest exit was down to his poor relationship with key players, and, in some cases, a loss of respect and disciplineIf there is one story that sums up Martin O’Neill’s inability to win over his players at Nottingham Forest it probably goes back to a prosaic game at Ipswic...
17:13 2019-06-28

El Chapo appeals life sentence for decades-long reign over drug cartel Mexican drug lord Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzman is appealing his life sentence — plus 30 years — for his decades-long reign over the Sinaloa cartel. Defense lawyer Mark Fernich filed the notice of appeal to the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit on Thursday, a day after the 62-year-o...
17:52 2019-07-22

'I didn't know it was so boring': Tedium ends Matosas's reign as Costa Rica coach 52-year-old steps down after less than a year in the roleCoach cites lack of work with players as reason behind decisionThe Costa Rica coach, Gustavo Matosas, has resigned after less than a year in the job, blaming the frequent down times between games.“I realised that in the national side I feel un...
16:00 2019-09-05

Robert Mugabe death: How crowds danced in the streets when his bloody reign finally ended He was the revolutionary Marxist son of a carpenter who led Zimbabwe to black majority rule, but will be remembered for the bloodshed, persecution and economic chaos that scarred much of his long and brutal regime....
19:26 2019-09-06

“Gouda” for your spirit (WWBT) Thirteen sisters from “Our Lady of the Angels Monastery,” in Crozet, Virginia are making cheese sent from heaven. For the past 30 years, sisters from Our Lady of the Angels Monastery have been making Gouda cheese. “We put a lot of love and prayer into our cheese,” says...
22:26 2019-06-14

5 things to know about Spirit Airlines Flyers have various feelings about Spirit Airlines. Here are five things to know before booking your next flight on the discount airline.       ...
06:26 2019-08-07

'Rebellion and spirit': Pochettino, by those who know him best The Tottenham manager used to help his parents on the farm but his success surprises no one in his home town in ArgentinaMauricio Pochettino comes from Murphy, a small town in the south of Santa Fe province in Argentina. Santa Fe, the largest city in Rosario, houses two clubs, Rosario Central and Ne...
01:26 2019-06-01

| Win this one, and Bafana will reignite '2010 spirit' Claim another big scalp - Nigeria - to march to the Afcon semis and Bafana will spark a welcome soccer hysteria in SA not savoured for nearly a decade, reckons Rob Houwing....
17:00 2019-07-09

First look at 'Jurassic World — The Ride': Set to reign at Universal Studios Hollywood "Jurassic Park — The Ride" and a new crop of dinosaurs will roar into Universal Studios Hollywood Monday, replacing the classic "Jurassic Park" ride.        ...
14:26 2019-07-07

5 (good and bad) things you need to know before flying Spirit Airlines Flyers have many different feelings about Spirit Airlines. Here are five things to know before your booking your next flight on the airline.       ...
23:52 2019-08-06

"May This Special Day Ignite Spirit Of Harmony": PM Tweets Eid Greetings Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the nation on the occasion of Eid-ul-Iftar as people from the Muslim communitygathered at mosques across the country this morning to offer prayers....
08:00 2019-06-05

| Hamilton shows pace, spirit to go top with record lap Lewis Hamilton proved he retains his pace and the intensity required for a title scrap when he topped the times in the final practice for the Hungarian GP....
17:13 2019-08-03

Israel’s failed Beresheet lander might fly again, at least in spirit The strange, sad saga of Israel’s Beresheet lunar lander is a bizarre one. The spacecraft, which embarked on the first privately-funded Moon landing mission, failed to stick its landing and was completely destroyed. Now, after a couple of dramatic twists, it seems that at least part of the lan...
00:00 2019-07-10

Sorrell shows Spirit by hiring ex-WPP executives One of Sir Martin Sorrell’s ex-WPP lieutenants is rejoining his former boss at his new digitally focused marketing services venture, in a move that may stoke further tensions between the two companies....
12:13 2019-06-12

Justin Edinburgh will be missed for his spirit as much as his success The 49-year-old led Leyton Orient to title-winning glory in part by restoring a sense of pride at the club. His death is a personal and collective tragedyFans and players at Leyton Orient and beyond are in mourning following the sudden death of their manager, Justin Edinburgh, aged 49. Edinburgh die...
21:26 2019-06-09

Spirit passengers spooked by bat on flight to New Jersey The bat was flying through the cabin on a 6 a.m. flight from Charlotte to Newark. Someone captured it and put it in the bathroom, one passenger said.       ...
21:00 2019-08-02

Spirit Airlines sales to take $25 mln hit from Hurricane Dorian Spirit Airlines on Friday cut its third-quarter outlook for a key revenue measure as it estimates an about $25 million hit on its sales, hurt by hundreds of flights cancellations due to Hurricane Dorian....
05:13 2019-09-07

Fury has brought spirit of Ali back to boxing "British boxing stylist Tyson Fury justified his billing as the most exciting heavyweight in the world on his first victorious trip to Las Vegas, writes Desmond Kane."...
18:26 2019-06-16

Watch: Can You Feel Beyoncé's 'Spirit' Tonight? Beyoncé has done the unthinkable—rebranded the word “spirit” so that when you think of that word, you think of her instead of the wonky airline. Wow....
17:52 2019-07-17

Oprah Winfrey pays tribute to friend Toni Morrison: 'Long may her WORDS reign!' Oprah Winfrey, Barack Obama, Shonda Rhimes, Chance the Rapper and more are mourning novelist Toni Morrison, who died at age 88.        ...
00:39 2019-08-07

Spirit cuts workweek in wake of 737 MAX groundings: union Boeing Co's largest supplier Spirit AeroSystems Holdings Inc is reducing its workweek to 32 hours in response to the 737 MAX groundings, a labor union for the aerospace industry said on Friday....
16:52 2019-06-07

Don't Use 303 To Give Death Sentence To Spirit Of RTI: Karti Chidambaram Demanding withdrawal of a bill proposing changes in the RTI Act, Congress MP Karti Chidambaram on Monday took a swipe at the government in the Lok Sabha, saying it should not use its "303 to massacre......
05:00 2019-07-23

Mercedes fly F1 car to home of terminally ill 'spirit angel' of Hamilton "Mercedes have flown one of its F1 cars to the home of a five-year-old with terminal cancer for being the inspiration behind Lewis Hamilton’s Spanish Grand Prix victory."...
19:26 2019-05-21

"Terror Cannot Defeat Spirit Of Sri Lanka," Says PM In Colombo: 10 Points Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who landed in Sri Lankan capital Colombo this morning, made an unscheduled stop at one of the churches hit during the Easter Sunday terror attacks. "Cowardly acts of......
12:00 2019-06-09

7 Spirit Airlines flights in 5 days: The good, the (not too) bad and the annoying USA TODAY took seven Spirit Airlines flights in five days to test the budget airline's fledgling turnaround. The trip went off with few hitches.       ...
18:26 2019-08-07

Find some 'Downton Abbey' spirit in Rhode Island "Downton Abbey" characters are likely to drop in at Newport, Rhode Island, summer "cottages." Some of these Gilded Age megamansions are still open for tours today....
18:52 2019-09-20

The Biblical Witch of Endor: Contacting the Spirit of a Prophet The Witch of Endor is also known as the biblical Medium of Endor. According to legend, she was a medium who apparently summoned the Prophet Samuel's spirit. She is known from the Old Testament but became a part of other traditions too. A Legend in Ancient Books The Witch of Endor became an important...
12:52 2019-09-18

Baby elephant shows unbreakable spirit after being shot This baby elephant is still young enough to drink formula milk, but has already endured more pain than many of us will in a lifetime.        ...
18:39 2019-08-30

There Was A Freaking Bat Flying Around Inside A Spirit Airlines Flight When it comes to flying on airplanes, is there anything better than getting nice and comfy in your seat, and just letting the soothing, leathery flapping of a random bat freaking the fuck out while flying in a panic all over the plane help you drift off to sleep? Wait, what? You don’t want a bat goi...
22:26 2019-08-03

Not Very Scary, Honestly: This Little Girl Is Possessed By The Spirit Of A Normal Guy Nine-year-old Sierra Callaway of Newark, NJ has recently started exhibiting all of the signs of being possessed by a spirit, but it’s not really frightening in the least because the spirit who has taken control of her is just a normal guy....
04:52 2019-09-10

Spirit Airlines adds comfier seats, even in the middle The airline says the new seats, which will be featured on new planes, have more "usable'' legroom and thicker cushions.       ...
02:52 2019-09-10

Watch: Bat terrorizes Spirit passengers on flight to Newark There were two too many wings on this plane. A jaw-dropping video shows passengers on a flight from North Carolina to New Jersey screaming and panicking as a bat zips through the aircraft. The video was tweeted by Peter Scattini, 23, who said he was aboard a Spirit Airlines flight from Charlotte to ...
03:52 2019-08-03

Is Spirit airlines' 'Big Front Seat' Really a Good Deal? Spirit Airlines’ Big Front Seats, with their 36" pitch and 18.5" width, are not quite as large as the 38" pitch, 20" width seats you’re likely to get in first class on a major airline. However, they’re a lot bigger than the seats you’ll get in economy—and in some cases, a lot mo...
19:26 2019-07-10

Spirit Airlines sales to take $25 million hit from Hurricane Dorian Spirit Airlines on Friday cut its third-quarter outlook for a key revenue measure as it estimates an about $25 million hit on its sales, hurt by hundreds of flights cancellations due to Hurricane Dorian....
07:13 2019-09-07

Beyoncé will lift your spirit with new song from 'The Lion King' "The Lion King" won't hit theaters for more than a week, but Beyoncé and Disney celebrated the world premiere screening on Tuesday night by releasing a new song from the film that's sure to lift your spirits....
18:39 2019-07-10

Spirit Airlines announces next new destination: booming Nashville The discount carrier will launch daily nonstop service between Nashville International Airport and six cities this fall.        ...
23:39 2019-06-03

Festive Emilia Clarke Is Already Getting People in the Christmas Spirit The first trailer for Last Christmas is out, and people are already excited about how festive the Mother of Dragons looks in a romantic Christmas comedy. Emilia Clarke stars in the movie as Kate, a down-on-her-luck aspiring singer who ends up with a job dressing as an elf at a department store (cue ...
23:00 2019-08-14

Allow Beyoncé to Lift Your "Spirit" With Her New Song From The Lion King Hakuna matata because Beyoncé has gifted us with a new, uplifting anthem. To coincide with the world premiere of The Lion King, Queen Bey--who voices Nala in the Disney......
16:26 2019-07-10

30 Years Later, Hong Kong Still Harbors the Spirit of Tiananmen The center of one of the densest metropolises in the world fell momentarily quiet Tuesday night, as well over a hundred thousand people gathered in Hong Kong’s Victoria Park bowed their heads and held flickering candles to observe a minute of silence commemorating the bloodshed around Beijing&...
16:39 2019-06-04

The Righteous Gemstones to lift your spirit, take your money for another season HBO’s irreverent The Righteous Gemstones is off to a promising start, though creators Danny McBride and Jody Hill are clearly still trying to get a handle on how best to highlight their huge ensemble. As we noted in our pre-air review, it’s tough to balance powerhouses like McBride, Edi Patterson, J...
19:39 2019-09-09

Arsenal forward Alex Iwobi hails Unai Emery impact after 'weird' transition from Arsene Wenger reign Alex Iwobi has been won over by Unai Emery after admitting the early stages under the new Arsenal head coach were "weird" as he stepped into the shoes of Arsene Wenger....
13:13 2019-05-24

Spirit Airlines must face lawsuit over 'gotcha' carry-on bag fees A federal appeals court revived a lawsuit by Spirit Airlines passengers who said the low-cost carrier blindsided them by imposing unexpected carry-on bag fees on tickets bought through Cheapoair, Expedia, Priceline and Travelocity....
15:39 2019-09-11

Gloria Gaynor: ‘The Holy Spirit grabbed me by the collar in 1985’ The singer, 69, on hating parties, being saved by God, and why I Will Survive survivesThere was always music in my childhood home, but only my brothers sang in public. Being a girl, I wasn’t invited. Then one day, aged 13, I was singing to myself in the hallway of our building. A neighbour came down...
15:13 2019-07-06

Wimbledon Champion Angelique Kerber On Finding Her Fighting Spirit Tennis champion Angelique Kerber knows the courage and determination that it takes to succeed in the sport. Here, she recalls how she hit her stride and reignited her passion for the game...
11:13 2019-05-31

Spirit Airlines passenger banned for life after vaping on flight A 30-year-old Spirit Airlines passenger on a flight from Detroit to New Orleans recently got himself banned for life after deciding to take a smoke break in the plane's bathroom....
09:00 2019-06-09

Spirit Airlines wants travelers to book flights via text message Discount carrier Spirit Airlines is rolling out booking services via WhatsApp text message, allowing travelers to buy flights and change reservations with almost as much ease and informality as organizing happy hour drinks....
00:26 2019-08-27

Turkey: Pentagon threat to remove F-35 program not in spirit of alliance The Pentagon's threat to remove Turkey from the F-35 program is not in line with the spirit of the two nation's alliance, the Middle East country's national defense minister said this week....
20:52 2019-06-12

Boris Johnson: 'can-do spirit' can solve problem of Irish border Favourite to be PM compares Brexit to mission to put astronauts on moon in 1969Boris Johnson has put his faith in optimism to find technological solutions to prevent a hard Irish border if he becomes prime minister, as the DUP impressed on him the need to resolve the issue of the backstop to keep th...
13:39 2019-07-22

Beyoncé Made So Many Costume Changes in the ‘Spirit’ Video, We Almost Lost Count So far, we’ve counted 12—yes, 12 outfits that Beyoncé reportedly sports in the four minutes and 31 seconds the “Spirit” video runs. That’s gotta be some kind of record....
19:00 2019-07-17

Hamilton wins Monaco Grand Prix in the spirit of Lauda Lewis Hamilton won the Monaco Grand Prix for Mercedes on Sunday, nursing his car's worn tires to the finish in a nail-biting victory worthy of the team's late great Niki Lauda....
17:39 2019-05-26

Morrissey: California Son review – clumsy covers with a troll-like spirit (BMG)A week after Morrissey appeared on a late-night talk show wearing a badge in support of an anti-Islam, far-right minor political party (not to mention the preceding decade of contentious proclamations), it is impossible to hear a number of the covers on California Son in anything but a chilling...
18:00 2019-05-24

Spirit Airlines looking at A321neo and 'larger' Boeing plane for growth: CEO Spirit Airlines , a fast-growing, low-cost U.S. carrier that flies an all-Airbus SE fleet, is looking at both the Airbus A321neo and a larger Boeing Co aircraft to fuel its growth, Chief Executive and President Ted Christie said on Monday....
23:13 2019-08-26

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

The new American family: trans, gender queer, nonbinary, two-spirit As part of our series, Stonewall at 50, we hear from six people who found love and happiness – after being told they didn’t belong Continue reading......
14:26 2019-06-20

'Different kind of guy': Trump sees kindred spirit in Boris Johnson They have signature strawberry blonde hair styles. They like to throw rhetorical bombs with little regard for the political consequences. And they both have a celebrity style that generates headlines....
21:39 2019-07-23

Keith Urban: Miranda Lambert is ‘kindred spirit’ Country star Keith Urban celebrated his ‘kindred spirit’ Miranda Lambert at the ACM Honors, where Martina McBride also received an icon award. (Aug. 23)        ...
16:39 2019-08-25

A tour of Dominica in search of Creole cooking and the spirit of Jean Rhys On the taste and scent trail of the Caribbean island immortalised by the Celtic-Creole novelistThere’s a Caribbean paradise that we all know about: coconut palms; sand soft as white silk; blue seas veiling a coral underworld. And then there’s Dominica. It’s one of the slender necklace of green and m...
09:26 2019-07-07

Spirit Airlines passenger sets off plane smoke detector with e-cigarette A Spirit Airlines passenger was banned from the airline for life after setting off a plane's smoke detector with an e-cigarette, according to a police report....
21:52 2019-06-09

Turkey says U.S. tone and approach not befitting partnership spirit: defense ministry Turkey has repeated its discomfort to the United States over the tone and approach of a letter sent by Washington, saying it was not befitting the ally spirit, over Ankara's planned purchase of Russian S-400 missile defense systems, the Turkish defense ministry said on Tuesday....
13:52 2019-06-18

Former MLB MVP Josh Hamilton: Holy Spirit talked to me before World Series homer Former Texas Rangers star Josh Hamilton says the Holy Spirit told him that he would hit a go-ahead home run in Game 6 of the 2011 World Series.       ...
04:39 2019-08-17

Julian Draxler and Thomas Tuchel on Neymar, egos and team spirit at PSG With Paris Saint-Germain's season opener a few days away, the future of Neymar dominates talk. German coach Thomas Tuchel wants the team to pull together while his compatriot Julian Draxler spoke about the impact of ego....
18:52 2019-07-31

Detroit woman claims Spirit passenger refused to sit next to her because she's black Spirit Airlines is investigating a Detroit woman's report that a passenger on her flight refused to sit next her because she was black.       ...
20:00 2019-07-09

Dumbass Thinks He Can Vape Into a Bag on Spirit Airlines Flight, Gets Lifetime Ban: Report A Spirit Airlines passenger has reportedly been banned for life for vaping during a recent flight and setting off the plane’s bathroom smoke alarm.Read more......
18:52 2019-06-10

‘Summon the spirit of San Francisco’, says General Assembly President on UN Charter anniversary Reaffirming faith in human rights, promoting social justice and saving the world from the “scourge of war”: just some of the founding principles of the United Nations, which appear in the Organization’s bedrock Charter, signed exactly 74 years ago in San Francisco....
20:52 2019-06-27

Here's how you can cut airfare for tickets on discount airlines Allegiant, Frontier, Spirit It's true: You can save even more money on low-cost Allegiant, Frontier and Spirit airlines by buying tickets at the airport. Here's how.       ...
22:13 2019-07-03

England hope to find spirit of Headingley but Australia's Smith confident "England somehow need to produce a second \u0027miracle\u0027 if they are to avoid Australia retaining the Ashes with victory in the fourth test at Old Trafford."...
00:00 2019-09-08

Santa Claus World Congress awakens Christmas spirit in July Santa Clauses from around the globe gathered in Denmark for the annual Santa Claus World Congress. The event goes from July 22-July 25.        ...
22:13 2019-07-23

Virat Kohli "Leads By Real Spirit And Passion": Mike Hesson Virat Kohli also received praise from RCB head coach Simon Katich who lauded him after his yet another match-winning performance against South Africa in 2nd T20I....
16:00 2019-09-19

"Hope It Furthers Spirit Of Peace": PM Modi Wishes Nation On Eid-Al-Adha Prime Minister Narendra Modi this morning greeted the nation on the occasion of Eid-Al-Adha as people from the Muslim community gathered at mosques across the country to offer prayers....
06:00 2019-08-12

PM Modi Talks About Team India's "Fighting Spirit" After World Cup Exit As Indian cricket team crashed out of world cup after losing against New Zealand in a low-score thriller, Prime Minister Narendra Modi applauded the "fighting spirit" of the team which put up a tough......
22:52 2019-07-10

Spirit Airlines must face lawsuit over 'gotcha' carry-on bag fees -court A federal appeals court revived a lawsuit by Spirit Airlines passengers who said the low-cost carrier blindsided them by imposing unexpected carry-on bag fees on tickets bought through Cheapoair, Expedia, Priceline and Travelocity....
18:52 2019-09-10

Christians lend anthem, pacifist spirit to Hong Kong protests Since protests began more than 12 weeks ago over an extradition bill that would allow Hong Kong residents to be sent to mainland China for trial, the city's Christian community has taken an active role....
15:39 2019-08-28

Spirit Airlines must face lawsuit over 'gotcha' carry-on bag fees: court A federal appeals court revived a lawsuit by Spirit Airlines passengers who said the low-cost carrier blindsided them by imposing unexpected carry-on bag fees on tickets bought through Cheapoair, Expedia, Priceline and Travelocity....
18:52 2019-09-10

Boris Johnson is the last person young Britons would vote for | Lara Spirit It’s not just his destructive Brexit stance, his values are entirely opposed to oursThe Daily Express is calling it “the Boris effect”. Johnson’s election has reportedly caused a “record jump” in the polls for the Conservative party, with the Telegraph gleefully reporting that its prized former colu...
21:01 2019-08-05

Boris Johnson is the last person young Brits would vote for | Lara Spirit It’s not just his destructive Brexit stance, his values are entirely opposed to oursThe Daily Express is calling it “the Boris effect”. Johnson’s election has reportedly caused a “record jump” in the polls for the Conservative party, with the Telegraph gleefully reporting that its prized former colu...
09:52 2019-08-03

Big U.S. Banks Crowd Into Aramco IPO Global investment bankers launched the underwriting process for the initial public offering of Saudi oil giant Aramco, a sign financiers who shunned the kingdom after the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi are turning the page....
12:52 2019-09-12

Opinion: Bianca Andreescu reaches rare air with fearless spirit in story for the ages Bianca Andreescu is one of the best stories of this or any year. She finished 2018 ranked No. 178. She missed months this year with a shoulder injury.       ...
08:52 2019-09-08

Lewis Hamilton on Monaco Grand Prix win: I really was fighting with the spirit of Niki Lauda Lewis Hamilton dedicated his tense Monaco Grand Prix win on Sunday to Niki Lauda, saying he was 'fighting with the spirit' of the late motorsport great....
22:52 2019-05-26

'Storm Area 51' has alien 'believers' mostly standing near a gate, looking 'to the skies,' feeling the spirit On the lonely dirt road to one of the entrances to the enigmatic Area 51, the only thing that resembled "storming" on Friday was all the dust kicked up from all the vehicles making the trek for selfies and group photos. ...
06:26 2019-09-21

Watch Beyoncé and Blue Ivy Roar in The Lion King's ''Spirit'' Music Video Can you feel the love from the Beyhive tonight? After much anticipation, Beyoncé released the official music video for "Spirit," a new song featured on The Lion King......
08:13 2019-07-17

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

Appeal launched for Euro 2020 volunteers in bid to recreate spirit of London Olympics A rallying cry was issued today for thousands of volunteers to help recreate the spirit of the 2012 Olympic Games at next year's Euro 2020 football championship....
23:13 2019-06-11

Kyle Edmund shows fighting spirit at US Open but loses to Pablo Andújar • Briton tired at end of match to lose in five sets• Stefanos Tsitsipas unhappy with umpire in his defeatThere is no good way to lose a match but some are better than others. Kyle Edmund can be proud that, unlike Stefanos Tsitsipas, he left the US Open with his dignity intact, fighting for every sec...
02:52 2019-08-28

Trump defies ominous predictions with nonpartisan July 4th salute to American spirit President Trump struck a patriotic, nonpartisan and unifying note during his address at Fourth of July celebrations in Washington, D.C., as the massive crowd of attendees avoided clashes despite provocations from protesters....
15:13 2019-07-05

Beyoncé releases dramatic, colorful video for her Lion King song "Spirit" Disney’s Lion King remake seems kind of soulless, with our own A.A. Dowd noting in his review that the elaborate, animal-stacking “I Just Can’t Wait To Be King” sequence from the original has been replaced with a little romp through a stream, but at least we can still count on Beyoncé to bring the v...
08:13 2019-07-17

The Final Leg of My $500 Postal Jeep Road Trip Was an 1,800 Mile Test of the Human Spirit After taking my $500 Postal Jeep 1,800 miles to Moab, Utah and then on a terrifying trail ride, I faced a daunting task: I had to drive 1,800 miles back to Michigan by myself. There was no support car, my cellphone battery was dying, and a large obstacle that some call “The Rocky Mountains” lay ahea...
21:26 2019-05-24

Beyoncé releases ‘Lion King’ soundtrack song, ‘Spirit,’ fans rejoice The song will serve as a single on the Beyoncé album 'The Lion King: The Gift,' which drops on July 19 alongside the release of the highly anticipated 'Lion King' movie remake....
23:39 2019-07-10

Captain Houghton ready to lead youngsters as England invoke spirit of 2015 "England captain Steph Houghton smiled wryly when she was asked about how she will pass on her words of wisdom to the \"kids\" in her squad prior to tomorrow\u0027s World Cup opener against Scotland in Nice."...
00:13 2019-06-09

Hot air balloon crash-lands into crowd Festivities at a hot air balloon festival in Missouri abruptly turned into fright as one of the balloons botched its landing and crashed into crowd of spectators....
23:13 2019-06-23

Kate Pierson of the B-52s: Excitement of the crowd 'keeps us going' Kate Pierson of the B-52s is keeping plenty busy touring with the band for its 40th anniversary tour, but she isn't planning a break anytime soon -- there's new music on the way both from the band and in her solo work....
11:13 2019-08-13

You Can Outsmart the "Smart Money" Crowd This chart from our May Elliott Wave Financial Forecast shows you a setup that speaks volumes about the next move in the stock market: Large Specs' current net-short position in VIX futures....
14:39 2019-05-21

In the ‘Fiddler’ Crowd, Far From the Home They Love The hit Yiddish-language rendition of the classic musical celebrates its first birthday today. An illustrator recently captured what the show meant to a unique audience — refugees....
00:39 2019-07-18

The Rays Drew Their Smallest Crowd Ever It’s old hat by now to say the Rays have attendance issues. The stadium’s bad. The location’s bad. Ownership is bad. The region itself might be bad. (Neil deMause ran down each of the theories in turn.) We know all this already. But it’s still news when an MLB team draws under 6,000 people, and ther...
15:39 2019-05-29

Nordine Oubaali will play to the crowd A vast audience will witness Nordine Oubaali’s first WBC title defence, writes Paul Wheeler The post Nordine Oubaali will play to the crowd appeared first on Boxing News....
18:52 2019-07-02

Big U.S. Investment Banks Crowd Into Aramco IPO Global investment bankers launched the underwriting process for the initial public offering of Saudi oil giant Aramco, a sign financiers who shunned the kingdom after the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi are turning the page....
14:52 2019-09-12

How to Get Ahead of the Investing Crowd BEFORE It Moves Even though their hard-earned money is at stake, most investors do not rigorously research financial markets. Instead, they look to others for clues, often without checking a thing. Learn why EWI believes this is a financially dangerous strategy....
14:33 2019-05-21

Audi TT/ TTS/ TT RS To T's, or not two T's ? that is the question. The two-seat sport coupe and its derivatives were freshened this year and scheduled to be killed off by Ingolstadt, in part to offset the costs of electrification....
15:39 2019-08-12

Audi Q4 / TTQ The fate of a long-discussed crossover coupe on the MQB platform, spaced between the Q3 and Q5, is likely to rest on the success of the Q8 sportback....
08:00 2019-07-18

Audi R8 A freshening was done in 2019, but Schot suggested in March that the current model would be the curtain call for the Four Rings' high-powered R8 in its current form....
10:39 2019-08-11

Eddie Jones says England invoked spirit of ‘Fergie time’ for bonus-point score • England secured bonus point in 77th minute against Tonga• ‘They kept on playing good rugby and the try came’Eddie Jones admitted that England needed “Fergie time” to spare their blushes in their opening victory at the World Cup, claiming a pre-tournament visit from Sir Alex Ferguson helped to clin...
02:13 2019-09-23

Spirit Airlines bans passenger whose e-cigarette set off a plane's smoke alarm: reports Spirit Airlines has banned a traveler who set off a plane's smoke alarm after using an e-cigarette, according to multiple reports.       ...
02:26 2019-06-10

Let us keep ‘their spirit of service alive’: Guterres leads tributes to UN workers who died in Ethiopia crash United Nations flags flew at half-mast around the world on Monday to honour the more than 150 people killed in Sunday’s Ethiopian Airlines crash, including at least 21 UN workers....
22:13 2019-05-21

Pan Am sprints leave Lima crowd cold The athletics at the Pan Am Games failed to get off to a blazing start on Tuesday with even the presence of Olympic 100 meters champion Elaine Thompson unable to light up a dreary afternoon in Lima....
07:13 2019-08-07

A Glaring Display of the Financial Crowd's "Madness" History provides glaring examples of financial "madness" among investors, including the South Sea Bubble of 1720. What does this have to do with 2019? These two charts help explain …...
01:13 2019-09-12

The Latest: Crowd gathers at Stonewall Inn for anniversary NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall rebellion (all times local): 1:20 p.m. Hundreds of people are gathering outside the Stonewall Inn in New York City to mark the 50th anniversary of the rebellion that catalyzed a movement for LGBTQ liberation. New Yorkers and visitor...
20:52 2019-06-28

Canada's 'Queen B' feted by hometown crowd Newly-minted U.S. Open champion Bianca Andreescu received a hero's welcome on Sunday, arriving back in her hometown of Mississauga, Canada, for a celebratory rally, as Canadians embraced their very own #SheTheNorth....
01:52 2019-09-17

Canine beach race draws big crowd Dozens of dogs and their owners competed at a dog-friendly beach in Croatia. They had an ice cream and 'Pawsecco' eating contest.        ...
01:13 2019-08-29

Rapinoe: Fans said it all with "equal pay" chant American soccer star Megan Rapinoe says "the fans said it all" by chanting "equal pay" following the United States' 2-0 win over the Netherlands in the World Cup final. (jULY 8)       ...
01:52 2019-07-09

'I'm down with' booing of FIFA boss, says Rapinoe In the aftermath of World Cup final victory, USWNT coach Jill Ellis, part of her face hidden by a white cap with a USA badge on the front, was alone on the podium facing a puzzled media. Her captain was not by her side, as is usually the custom in post-match press conferences....
07:39 2019-07-08

Rapinoe has 2 goals and US knocks France out 2-1 PARIS (AP) — Megan Rapinoe went from controversy to triumph, scoring twice for the United States in the much-anticipated clash with host France to send the defending champions into the semifinals of the Women’s World Cup with a 2-1 victory Friday night. France was vying to become the first nat...
23:39 2019-06-28

Rapinoe's goal celebration 'iconic' Less than 24 hours have passed since Megan Rapinoe scored the only two goals against France in the Women's World Cup quarter-final match, but her glorious goal celebration has already been hailed as an "iconic" moment in soccer and all sports....
08:26 2019-06-30

Rapinoe is focus despite not featuring in USWNT's win It was an enthralling semifinal that had it all -- a contentious offside decision, a penalty, a red card, wonderful saves and three ruthlessly taken goals -- but it was a player who did not feature in the US' 2-1 win over England in Lyon who was the focus of much attention....
04:00 2019-07-03

Audi's New R8 LMS GT2 is Angry About Something Audi has a new race car, which was unveiled Saturday at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. This is the third different R8-based motorsport monster, and certainly the most powerful of all three. It’s been built for a new-for-2020 international racing spec called GT2, which is a more powerful and less do...
18:39 2019-07-07

‘In the Spirit of Achieving Fair Trade,’ Trump Raises Tariffs on Hundreds of Billions of Chinese Imports (Bloomberg) — President Donald Trump said he’s raising tariffs further on Chinese imports in response to Beijing’s retaliation earlier in the day, deepening the impasse over the two nations’ trade policies. Duties on $250 billion of imports already in effect will rise to 30% ...
01:13 2019-08-24

The 5 Best Songs of the Week, From Megan Thee Stallion to Lana Del Rey Megan Thee Stallion doubles down on the so-called “Hot Girl Summer” with a new song of the same name, featuring Nicki Minaj. Meanwhile, Lana Del Rey tries her hand at protest music with “Looking for America” — a gentle lullaby that tries to reckon with recent gun violen...
01:13 2019-08-10

Megan Fox went through 'a dark moment' after 'Jennifer's Body' bombed "Jennifer's Body," the camp horror movie about a man-eating cheerleader, may now hold cult classic status, but after its less-than-stellar reception back in 2009, star Megan Fox admits she went through a difficult time....
17:39 2019-09-20

Megan Schutt and Meg Lanning make history in Australia's ODI win Schutt claims hat-trick; Lanning reaches milestoneEight-wicket win completes 3-0 series sweepMegan Schutt bowled her way into the record books while Meg Lanning became Australia’s leading women’s runscorer as the visitors completed an eight-wicket ODI win over the West Indies in Antigua on Wednesday...
08:00 2019-09-12

Free crowd-sourced app promises to help New York commuters A free, new app aims to help New York City subway riders fly through their commutes. Pigeon acts like the popular Waze app, allowing users to navigate routes, view real-time disruptions, receive estimated arrival times, and live updates about the beleaguered subway system. The crowd-sourced app, whi...
05:39 2019-06-30

Hamptons Crowd Outraged to Be Reminded They're on Stolen Land Life is rough for the downtrodden. One minute, you’re driving your luxury town car to your summer home in the Hamptons, just trying to survive without thumping the kid in the backseat complaining about their dying iPad; the next, you’re bombarded with a sign reminding you you’re on stolen land....
02:52 2019-05-29

Rep. Amash applauded by crowd at Mich. town hall The only Republican in Congress to accuse President Donald Trump of impeachable conduct was largely applauded during a town hall in his Michigan district. Rep. Justin Amash spoke to hundreds of people Tuesday night in Grand Rapids. (May 29)        ...
02:26 2019-05-30

Match between the Courage and the Thorns draws record crowd A National Women's Soccer League record 25,218 fans watched the Portland Thorns and the North Carolina Courage on Sunday       ...
02:39 2019-08-12

'Grand Hotel' checks out as summer TV for 'The Bachelor' crowd Reality TV used to aspire to replicate the rhythms of scripted drama, albeit for considerably less money. Now dramas are being developed that seem to approximate the simple (or if you prefer, "guilty") pleasures of unscripted shows....
19:39 2019-06-17

McDowell makes the cut before home crowd at Royal Portrush British Open notes: McDowell clutch to make cut, Open rookie calls out playing partner for not yelling 'Fore'        ...
06:13 2019-07-20

Tom Ford entices fashion crowd into an old subway station Tom Ford enticed the fashion crowd into an abandoned subway station downtown by serving up dumplings before a precarious three-story walk to the rails, and, yes, heels were involved...
10:26 2019-09-10

See a crowd catch a boy who fell from a sixth-floor balcony A 3-year-old boy who fell from the sixth floor of a building in Chongqing, China, was saved when the crowd below caught him with a blanket, according to state broadcaster CCTV....
07:00 2019-08-01

Moscow Election Protest Attracts Enormous Crowd MOSCOW — Tens of thousands of people rallied Saturday in one of Moscow’s biggest political protests in recent years, denouncing the exclusion of opposition and independent candidates from the Russian capital’s city council ballot. The rally was the fourth consecutive weekend demons...
04:39 2019-08-11

The usual crowd support saw an unusual score for Woods The enthusiastic excitement that always surrounds Tiger Woods even brought out the hired help near the fourth hole at Royal Portrush, but they couldn't help his soaring score        ...
04:13 2019-07-19

Crowd at Kylie's emotional Glasto set could break records Kylie Minogue has stormed a triumphant and poignant set at Glastonbury in front of an enormous crowd of fans, holding back the tears as she finally got to play the famous Pyramid Stage....
23:52 2019-06-30

Schools 'crowd fund for pencils, glue and books' The prime minister says the government is putting a "record level of funding". into schools, after Jeremy Corbyn asks about some closing early on Fridays....
20:52 2019-05-22

| Hamilton says British crowd gave him 'energy' for record win Lewis Hamilton said the home crowd gave him the "energy" to help him claim a record sixth British Grand Prix victory ahead of his Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas....
01:13 2019-07-15

VMAs 2019: Crowd was a ‘Sucker’ for the Jonas Brothers The remote performances that have been done over the years at the MTV Video Music Awards — this time held at Newark’s Prudential Center Monday night — have been a mixed bag. But having New Jersey sons the Jonas Brothers perform at the Stone Pony in Asbury Park, NJ, made total sense. Looking stylish ...
08:52 2019-08-27

Flowing Wells High has animated crowd vs. Amphi TUCSON – Flowing Wells high school may be winless this young season, but that hasn’t stopped the Caballero studend body to turn out in big numbers and with lots of passion.  Here’s more from the first half at Flowing Well’s game vs. Amphi: Amphi gets the first score as J. Ca...
00:26 2019-09-15

In Hong Kong, science of crowd counting comes into focus When Hong Kong residents took to the streets to protest a controversial extradition law on consecutive weekends this month, observers on all sides agreed the crowds were huge....
13:52 2019-06-20

Joe Biden to campaign crowd: What if ‘Obama had been assassinated’ in 2008? CROYDON, N.H. — Joe Biden pondered a most serious, and awkward, question at a campaign stop Friday: What if Barack Obama had been assassinated during his presidential campaign in 2008? Toward the end of an event in Hanover, Biden evoked two of his political heroes, Martin Luther King Jr. and Robert ...
12:00 2019-08-24

Snap’s new Spectacles capture 3D video and aim for the luxury crowd When Snap first revealed its Spectacles in 2016, they were something of a mini-phenomenon. Here was a pair of wacky sunglasses sold through wacky vending machines that could record video in a circular format. At the time, some thought pivoting into hardware could be the company’s defense against inc...
07:00 2019-08-14

Coco Gauff Has Won Over the Crowd. Now She Needs to Beat Naomi Osaka. Gauff, the 15-year-old prodigy, will face Osaka, the world’s No. 1 player, in a tournament for the first time in the third round of the United States Open....
18:39 2019-08-30

Huge Toronto crowd celebrates Raptors' win Thousands in Toronto cheered on the Raptors, who won their first NBA championship on Thursday night. The Raptors defeated the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors 114-110 on Thursday in Oakland, in Game 6 of the NBA Finals. (June 14)        ...
10:52 2019-06-14

Briles' coaching return attracts crowd, no drama Art Briles made his return to the sidelines as head coach of Mount Vernon High in a game that brought out numerous media outlets and extra security but was otherwise a normal Friday night high school football game....
14:39 2019-08-31

Coco Gauff Draws a Crowd Even Without Wimbledon’s Pageantry Gauff, 15, won a qualifying match in the Citi Open weeks after her star-making Grand Slam debut. An age eligibility rule prevented her from directly making this event’s main draw....
21:13 2019-07-31

Ronan Farrow looks at media crowd and says he sees liars NEW YORK (AP) — The New Yorker’s Ronan Farrow sure knows how to get a media crowd buzzing. He accepted a Mirror Award for media reporting from Syracuse University Thursday by paying tribute to journalists and industry leaders at a Manhattan luncheon for keeping the media honest and transparent...
23:39 2019-06-13

Massive crowd in Prague call for Czech PM’s resignation PRAGUE (AP) — The biggest anti-government protest in Prague since the 1989 pro-democratic Velvet Revolution is underway as Czechs urge Prime Minister Andrej Babis to resign. Protesters came to the capital from all corners of the Czech Republic to attend Sunday’s demonstration, the most massive...
20:39 2019-06-23

Djokovic booed by crowd after retiring at US Open with bad shoulder Novak Djokovic's left shoulder was aching, his chances were fading in the fourth round against Stan Wawrinka and, soon enough, the U.S. Open's defending champion and No. 1 seed was out of the tournament, leaving to a chorus of boos....
15:13 2019-09-02

Wimbledon crowd go loco for Coco as dream continues Men, women, girls and boys scanned the horizon at the All England Club on Friday evening, looking for a scoreboard to make sense of the roar rising from Centre Court....
09:13 2019-07-06

I’m sorry for the crowd, says injured Djokovic as boos greet end to defence "Novak Djokovic has refused to criticise spectators for their reaction to him retiring injured during his US Open encounter with Stan Wawrinka on Sunday."...
10:52 2019-09-02

Pope gets stuck in elevator, apologizes to Vatican crowd The Pope apologises to the crowds in St Peter's Square after getting trapped in the Vatican lift. It took the fire brigade 25 minutes to free Francis.        ...
10:00 2019-09-02

BET is joining the crowd and launching its own streaming service in 2019 As if the streaming video landscape wasn’t already crowded enough, yet another new service is being planned for launch later this year. Variety is reporting that the Viacom-owned cable channel BET is preparing to unveil BET+ to target primarily African-American viewers. It will be a new servic...
07:52 2019-06-11

Trump congratulates USA on World Cup win despite confrontation with Rapinoe Megan Rapinoe, a goalscorer in Lyon, said she would not visit the White House if the team won the title and was invitedAfter the USA claimed their fourth World Cup with a 2-0 victory over Netherlands in the final in Lyon on Sunday, Donald Trump tweeted his congratulations.Noting the team’s “great an...
22:26 2019-07-07

WBNA star has had it with Trump's Rapinoe bashing Megan Rapinoe's girlfriend, basketball star Sue Bird published a World Cup article/ political rant / love letter defending Rapinoe and the USWNT against President Trump's recent criticisms, and it is a wild ride from start to finish....
18:13 2019-07-02

Soccer: Absent Hegerberg would have lit up the World Cup, says Rapinoe U.S. captain Megan Rapinoe knows all about taking a stance for social equality and justice, and can understand why Norway's Ada Hegerberg has turned her back on the women's World Cup....
01:13 2019-06-06

Rapinoe fuses politics, pay and tech with World Cup win A Women's World Cup stirred by heated debates on politics, pay and technology saw the narratives fused in the final by the undisputed star of the tournament       ...
04:26 2019-07-08

Rapinoe stands by statement about not going to White House Megan Rapinoe apologized Thursday for using coarse language in saying she would not visit the White House if the United States wins the Women's World Cup       ...
19:26 2019-06-27

Audi A4 2019 review Tech upgrades give the A4’s cabin a welcome lift. Dynamically much the same as before, but it remains a refined, smooth operator. Sometimes it can be easy to momentarily lose sight of the fact that cars such as the Audi A4 are still relevant. We’re constantly being told that SUVs are hell-bent on ...
00:52 2019-07-17

It's Going to Be a Lot Easier to Buy a 2019 Audi A6 The 2019 Audi A6, which is appreciated for merely still existing in this age of crossover and SUV love, is getting a new engine option. It’s the well-known 2.0-liter motor and will help bring down the entry price of a A6 by a bit....
01:13 2019-07-04

Audi targets BMW X4 with new Q3 Sportback Bespoke-styled new model will enter the fray for coupe-style SUVs this autumn, priced from £35,000 Audi has launched a rival to the niche-filling Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupé and BMW X4 in the form of the new Q3 Sportback. Arriving in the UK in the autumn and set to be priced from an estimated £35,000, ...
12:52 2019-07-24

Audi SQ8 TDI 2019 review Doesn’t offer as much pace or fun-factor as some in the class, but does technology, dynamic versatility, refinement and cruising range better than most. This is Audi Sport’s first performance version of the company’s range-topping SUV, the Q8. Like the firm’s other recent S-brand additions, the S...
08:26 2019-07-03

Nearly-new buying guide: Audi TT (Mk3) Roadster or coupé, the latest version of Audi's iconic sports car is a stylish buy. We sniff out the deals The current Audi TT was launched in 2014 so, if its forebears are anything to go by, it still has another three years to go before it’s replaced. Except that there are worrying noises that it ...
05:52 2019-05-28

Audi S4 2019 review S4 ditches petrol for a V6 TDI engine and mild-hybridisation. Just how appealing is this diesel performance saloon? It doesn’t seem all that long ago that the Audi S4 was powered by a 4.2-litre, 339bhp V8. In fact, it wasn’t all that long ago that all of Audi’s S-badged models seemed to be using e...
00:52 2019-07-17

Dead: Audi A3 Cabriolet I’ve always liked the Audi A3. I like that it’s small and darty and fun, despite being expensive for what you’re getting. I was wholly unaware, however, that there was a cabriolet version. Whoops! But I guess it won’t matter very much now because the A3 Cabriolet is being killed off after the 2019 m...
23:39 2019-08-07

I Have $200,000 to Spend on Something Faster Than My Audi RS7! What Car Should I Buy? Robert has an Audi RS7 which is a very fast car but better suited as a daily driver, he wants a weekend toy and maybe some track days. It needs to be quicker than his current ride. He has a pretty healthy budget and a lot of options to consider, what car should he buy?...
23:26 2019-06-27

Used car buying guide: Audi A2 It was a cutting-edge, futuristic vision in 2000 and the world’s only just caught up, but you can buy an A2 from as little as £300 If you’re panning for gold, stop: we may have found some you don’t have to grub around for. It’s the Audi A2, a remarkable little car most of us know to be a future cla...
15:13 2019-05-21

Nearly-new buying guide: Audi A4 Latest model grew in size but its weight came down Audi’s compact executive saloon has an enduring appeal There’s been an Audi A4 saloon since 1994. We’re now on the fifth generation, which was launched in 2015 when it was billed as the most efficient, refined and high-tech one of all. No surpris...
11:00 2019-08-22

Audi S7 2019 review Latest warmed five-door fastback ditches petrol for Audi’s surprisingly sporty hybrid diesel power Sounds a bit crude for such a good-looking car, but what we have here, mechanically speaking, is the closest product possible to the Audi S6 – also launched this week – without masking it the same.Th...
01:13 2019-05-23

New hot Audi e-tron S electric SUV on the way News 29 May, 2019 A performance version of the all-electric Audi e-tron SUV is likely to hit showrooms next year, with a circa five-second 0-62mph time...
17:52 2019-05-29

Audi shows hot SQ8 as new flagship SUV SQ8's engine is the largest V8 Audi offers in Europe 429bhp 4.0-litre twin-turbocharged engine is firm's most powerful V8 in Europe Audi's hot new SQ8 has made its Frankfurt debut as the firm's flagship SUV, featuring a 429bhp mild hybrid turbodiesel V8 engine. The 4.0-litre biturbo unit offered ...
23:00 2019-09-10

Audi TT RS 2019 UK review Audi's stonkingly fast 'mini-R8' is back on sale after a year-long hiatus and a facelift. We drive it to see if it's still a worthwhile sports car On the face of it, a lightly updated version of Audi’s ultimate TT. But it’s more significant than it first appears.Unsurprisingly Audi wasn’t exactly ...
01:13 2019-05-23

Audi SQ5 2019 review Audi’s high performance soft-road middleweight adopts new sporty V6 diesel hybrid power, cutting emissions and saving fuel Audi’s decision to break conventions by using a mild-hybrid diesel V6 for its middleweight sporty models is about to extend to the classy SQ5 TDI, due in showrooms in a couple...
01:13 2019-05-23

Audi reveals hot SQ8 as new flagship SUV 429bhp 4.0-litre twin-turbocharged engine is firm's most powerful V8 in Europe Audi has revealed the new hot SQ8 as its flagship SUV, featuring a 429bhp mild hybrid turbodiesel V8 engine. The 4.0-litre biturbo unit offered in the range-topping performance version of the coupe-inspired Q8 large SUV ...
02:52 2019-06-22

Used car buying guide: Audi S3 Mk1 Audi called the S3 a quattro but pedants say that because it uses a Haldex coupling rather than a Torsen differential, it isn’t The original Audi S3 may be getting long in the tooth, but this solid if understated hot hatch is now a performance bargain In today’s world of 375bhp superhatches, it’s...
07:39 2019-08-05

Audi Q7 2019 review Facelifted Q7 gains a fresh new look inside and out, the latest Audi infotainment systems, and 48V mild-hybrid powertrains. We head to Ireland to try it out A facelifted, fully WLTP-compliant version of the second generation Audi Q7; an SUV we’ve always liked for its impressive rolling refinement...
21:00 2019-07-31

Audi S6 2019 review Audi chooses a 48-volt-assisted TDI V6 for its latest performance exec, despite diesels being in the doldrums The easy way to view the arrival of the new Audi S6 is as a new and enticingly warmed-over executive four-door, a decent progression from its predecessors but nothing more controversial th...
01:13 2019-05-23

New Audi SQ8 TDI launched with 429bhp News 21 Jun, 2019 The new performance-focused Audi SQ8 SUV has arrived, and it features a 4.0-litre biturbo V8 diesel engine with 429bhp and 900Nm of torque...
03:26 2019-06-22

Anime Lovers, Megan Thee Stallion Wants You to Have a 'Hot Girl Summer,' Too Anime-loving blerds of the world, this one’s for you! In conjunction with the release of her highly anticipated single/summer anthem, “Hot Girl Summer,” the newly minted hip-hop goddess known as Megan Thee Stallion is also perched atop the digital cover of Paper magazine in a look so hot it’d make a...
23:39 2019-08-09

Megan Thee Stallion Gathers Fans for a Day of Community Service If you think we’re going to throw our asses in a circle while simultaneously doing community service, then you’re absolutely black-ass right....
12:26 2019-06-08

The Good Place's Megan Amram Is Living Her Dream (Even Without an Emmy) Despite her now-multiple Emmy losses (truly sorry), Megan Amram is living her dream. The Good Place writer and co-executive producer, who is also the An Emmy for Megan star and creator,......
04:52 2019-09-22

Um, Brian Austin Green Initially Rejected a ''Really Persistent'' Megan Fox It's safe to say that Brian Austin Green and Megan Fox got off to a rocky start. In fact, they almost didn't date at all. On Barstool Radio's KFC Radio, the actor admits that......
13:52 2019-08-16

Police bodycams with facial recognition to pick out criminals from the crowd Body-worn cameras that could use facial recognition software to scan crowds for criminals are being developed for possible future use by police forces....
10:26 2019-06-24

Suspect charged after teen stabbed to death as some in crowd filmed An 18-year-old was arrested after Khaseen Morris, 16, was fatally stabbed during a brawl outside a New York strip mall.        ...
20:52 2019-09-19

Pub gigs and a Shoreditch mural: can Mulberry appeal to a younger crowd? Luxury fashion brand bids to reverse flagging fortunes with booze and a band. But is it trying too hard?The shout-out was via a technicolour mural spray-painted onto a wall in Shoreditch, the hip district of east London, with tickets for the intimate gig released on the mobile ticketing app Dice.So ...
10:39 2019-06-29

'Absolutely shameful': US Open crowd blasted for booing Djokovic "Spectators who jeered Novak Djokovic following his withdrawal against Stan Wawrinka at Arthur Ashe Stadium have been widely condemned on social media."...
10:52 2019-09-02

Warren raises $19.1 million for presidential bid in second quarter, third among crowd of rivals Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren raised $19.1 million in the second quarter of the year, placing her in the top three for the period among top-tier rivals, her campaign announced in an email to supporters on Monday....
21:00 2019-07-08

"Lovely Opportunity To Play In Crowd Like India": Andile Phehlukwayo South Africa's newly-appointed Team Director Enoch Nkwe warned his team to not get distracted by the noise which the Indian supporters will be making in support Virat Kohli and his team....
10:26 2019-09-05

Biden asks campaign crowd, What if Obama 'had been assassinated' in 2008? Joe Biden often touts his relationship with former President Barack Obama. But at a campaign event Friday night in New Hampshire, the former vice president took a very unusual turn....
11:39 2019-08-24

Czech brewers put modern pubs on tap to court hipster crowd For generations, Czechs have consumed world-beating volumes of beer in the smoky, wood-panelled rooms of their local pubs, all but indistinguishable from each other bar the brand of lager flowing......
10:39 2019-06-05

Large crowd expected at Beth Chapman's memorial in Colorado Authorities in Colorado are gearing up for an epic turnout as Beth Chapman fans prepare to flock to a memorial in the Centennial State for the reality TV star....
19:26 2019-07-06

Is Zeus To Join Stellar Crowd At Ancient City In Turkey? A temple has been discovered by archaeological excavators in the ancient city of Priene in Turkey. The Ionian ruins of Priene are located within the borders of the modern village Güllübahçe, 9.3 miles ...
05:52 2019-08-28

Comey IG report exposes the hypocrisy of the ‘Russia hoax’ crowd Republicans have repeatedly cried foul that the media would focus on unproven Russia allegations. But for two years, they've been explicitly pushing a baseless accusation against James Comey that has now been proven false....
18:39 2019-08-30

Sony's WI-1000XM2 wireless earbuds cater to the neckband crowd Sony's 1000XM3 duo offers stellar sound and powerful noise cancellation in both over-ear and true wireless options. The 1000X line also includes a set of neckband-style wireless earbuds, the WI-1000X. Here at IFA, the company debuted the next version......
23:26 2019-09-06

Medvedev downs Lopez, argues with ballperson, trolls crowd "Russian fifth seed Daniil Medvedev overcame a hostile crowd to secure a 7-6(1) 4-6 7-6(7) 6-4 win over Spaniard Feliciano Lopez in a tension-filled clash on Friday and book a spot in the last 16 of the U.S. Open."...
15:00 2019-08-31

Trump says crowd chanting ‘send her back’ are ‘incredible patriots’ U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday Democratric Rep. Ilhan Omar is "lucky to be where she is, let me tell you, and the things that she has said are a disgrace to our country."...
01:26 2019-07-20

"Get Off, You Cheat": David Warner Booed, Heckled By Crowd In England David Warner and Steve Smith returned to international duty earlier this month after completing 12-month suspensions for their roles in a ball-tampering scandal in South Africa....
16:26 2019-05-25

Raptors’ Kyle Lowry crashes into crowd, gets shoved by fan during Game 3 Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry went flying into courtside fans while chasing a loose ball in the fourth quarter of Game 3 of the NBA Finals on Wednesday -- and got a shove back....
10:39 2019-06-06

Some Suggestions For How Daniil Medvedev Should Continue Taunting The U.S. Open Crowd On Friday night, Daniil Medvedev prevailed in his third-round U.S. Open match against Feliciano Lopez, and then he dedicated his post-match interview to trolling the fans in attendance, the majority of whom had spent the match vociferously rooting against Medvedev. The Russian played in front of ano...
23:39 2019-09-02

Baker Mayfield’s beer-chugging stunt gets Cleveland crowd going Baker Mayfield gave Cleveland fans plenty to cheer about on Saturday night. While watching the Indians take on the Los Angeles Angels at home, the Browns quarterback was spotted in the stands and later appeared on the Progressive Field jumbotron chugging a beer. The second-year quarterback later sho...
20:52 2019-08-04

Biden proposes big change to ObamaCare, in bid to save it from 'Medicare-for-all' crowd Joe Biden, in a bid to protect ObamaCare amid calls from his party's left flank to replace it with "Medicare-for-all," announced a plan Monday to add a “public option” to the 2010 health care law....
20:39 2019-07-15

Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc delights Italian F1 GP crowd with Monza win • Valtteri Bottas second with Lewis Hamilton third for Mercedes• Leclerc follows up win in Belgium but Sebastian Vettel strugglesThe first win in Formula One is a moment that remains indelibly etched on a driver’s mind. For Charles Leclerc who triumphed at the Italian Grand Prix, it is this, his sec...
22:00 2019-09-08

Migrant workers and children to pad out crowd for World Athletics Championships • Sluggish ticket sales raise fears of half empty stadium• Free tickets will be given away by Qatari organisersTicket sales for the World Athletics Championships in Doha are far more sluggish than expected, making it highly likely that large numbers of free tickets will be given away to migrant work...
15:26 2019-09-23

Ten dead in China as truck loses control and hits crowd Ten people died and another 16 were injured after a truck lost control and hit a crowd of people at a traditional market in southern China on Sunday, police said....
11:39 2019-09-22

You don’t need to love Springsteen to like the thoughtful crowd-pleaser Blinded By The Light Blinded By The Light is the latest in what writer-director Gurinder Chadha calls her “genially subversive” filmography, made up of feel-good movies that also tackle difficult topics like racism, sexism, class, and cultural divides. Based on the real-life experience of journalist Sarfraz Manzoor (who...
21:26 2019-08-12

Plant-based meat alternatives crowd U.S. grocery stores Plant-based meat alternatives have seen booming interest from consumers, prompting a growing number of companies to enter the space in hopes of carving out a spot for their products in the competitive supermarket aisle....
00:00 2019-08-20

Record crowd watch City women win Manchester derby "A spectacular 25-yard strike by Caroline Weir gave Manchester City a 1-0 win over Manchester United in front of a record attendance for a Women\u0027s Super League game of 31,213 at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday."...
21:26 2019-09-07

Sony's WI-1000XM2 wireless earbuds caters to the neckband crowd Sony's 1000XM3 duo offers stellar sound and powerful noise cancellation in both over-ear and true wireless options. The 1000X line also includes a set of neckband-style wireless earbuds, the WI-1000X. Here at IFA, the company debuted the next version......
19:52 2019-09-06

"Don't Abuse PM": Shazia Ilmi Confronts Crowd With Pak Flags In Seoul BJP leader Shazia Ilmi, who confronted Pakistani supporters raising anti-Modi and anti-India slogans in South Korea on Friday, has said that it is imperative to "peacefully register protest if......
09:52 2019-08-18

As U.S. women’s soccer storms through World Cup, there are more boys’ faces in the crowd At a watch party in downtown D.C., one soccer fan and youth coach noted: “There’s a greater interest also on the men’s side with the women’s game. That’s a new dynamic.”...
16:13 2019-06-23

Target of Trump's tweets, Rapinoe responds with goals If you are going to make yourself the center of attention, particularly in the often bitterly hostile world of modern American politics, you better be on your game....
01:52 2019-06-29

Rapinoe slams FIFA over schedule, prize money United States co-captain Megan Rapinoe launched a scathing attack on world soccer's governing body FIFA, on the eve of the women's World Cup final, saying the organization did not respect the female game....
17:26 2019-07-06

Rapinoe: We don't want to go to White House... maybe Trump sent invite by mail "Women\u0027s World Cup winnter Megan Rapinoe says that her USA team do not want to go to the White House... but an inviation hasn\u0027t arrived either."...
13:01 2019-07-09

Rapinoe and Henry: a tale of two leaders defines USA's win over France While the American looked calm before Friday’s quarter-final, her French counterpart was grim-faced. That contrast continued on to the fieldAmandine Henry, the decorated France captain, came out of the locker room before Friday’s World Cup quarter-final with a serious look on her face. The furrow of...
06:26 2019-06-29

Rapinoe, USWNT accept Capitol Hill invite US women’s soccer all-star Megan Rapinoe confirmed on Tuesday that she’s accepted an invitation for her World Cup-winning team to visit Congress. Rapinoe shared the news on CNN, saying the invites came from a number elected officials, including Democrats Chuck Schumer, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez ...
04:52 2019-07-10

Rapinoe scores twice to lead US past France 2-1 in World Cup Megan Rapinoe went from controversy to triumph, scoring twice for the United States in the much-anticipated clash with host France to send the defending champions into the semifinals of the Women's World Cup with a 2-1 victory       ...
04:26 2019-06-29

Rapinoe hopes to be ready for final despite hamstring strain A minor hamstring strain kept star forward Megan Rapinoe out of the United States' nail-biting 2-1 win over England in the Women's World Cup semifinals Tuesday night       ...
05:26 2019-07-03

Rapinoe and Lavelle give U.S. fourth World Cup title The United States won a record-extending fourth women's World Cup with a 2-0 victory over the Netherlands on Sunday as second-half goals from Megan Rapinoe and Rose Lavelle confirmed their status as the leading power in the women's game....
20:26 2019-07-08

Rapinoe’s attitude, finals scare: How USWNT won the World Cup Here’s how the US Women’s national team won its second straight World Cup, capped off Sunday by a dominant 2-0 win over the Netherlands: Stars of the game, entire whole tournament Megan Rapinoe was more than just a leader throughout the United States’ World Cup run. She was a motivating presen...
02:39 2019-07-08

USA star Rapinoe talks about gender equity and World Cup LYON, FRANCE – Team USA has taken home another Women’s World Cup title and star Megan Rapinoe is sound off about gender equity in the professional soccer world. Here’s more: ...
11:00 2019-07-08

Report: NYPD investigating slurs directed at Rapinoe Posters featuring Women's World Cup star Megan Rapinoe were defaced, with slurs written on them, and police in New York City said they are investigating the action as a hate crime, according to multiple reports....
08:39 2019-07-12

Security Council: UN calls for ‘spirit and letter’ of Ukraine agreements to be upheld, as Russia issues simplified citizenship decree The UN’s political affairs chief has urged all parties to the peace plan protocol for eastern Ukraine known as the Minsk Agreements, to avoid “any unilateral steps” that could undermine efforts to demilitarize the eastern conflict zone....
23:13 2019-05-21

2020 Audi S8 Unveiled Globally The all-new 2020 Audi S8 is the performance version of the A8 sedan and is powered by a 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 motor which churns out a 555 bhp and a humongous peak torque of 800 Nm....
16:26 2019-07-02

Audi India To Launch Q8 SUV In 2019 It might have been a very slow start to 2019 for Audi India, but the second half of the year brings in a burst of action. Audi has announced that it will launch 4 cars in India by the end of 2019 and......
03:26 2019-08-14

Audi proves two little screens are better than one big screen I’m spending some time in the new Audi Q8, and the car company equipped the crossover with its latest infotainment system. I love it, fingerprints, dust and all. The grimy screens are part of the story. I could have cleaned up the screens for the photos, but I thought it was essential to show the s...
20:39 2019-06-07

Audi Sport boss: We are fighting for V10 in next-gen R8 Senior figures have strong desire for 10-cylinder engine to remain, while more hardcore variant will be previewed by GT2 race car at Goodwood next week Audi Sport is fighting to ensure the V10 remains an integral part of the next-generation R8, despite the increasing likelihood the flagship superca...
11:26 2019-06-28

Audi Q3 Sportback 2019 review The Q3 Sportback is a more sporting take on Audi's compact SUV; we try it out with the range-topping petrol engine under the bonnet This is the new Audi Q3 Sportback, and you’ll know by now what happens when a manufacturer tacks a suffix like ‘Sportback’ on to the tailgate of one of its SUVs. Ther...
01:00 2019-08-30

The 2020 Audi S8 Is Here With a 563-HP V8 and Hybrid Technology The newest iteration of the Audi S8 is finally here, and while it looks like just another Audi on the outside, it’s packing the expected power underneath its hood. It has 563 horsepower, to be exact, coming from a bi-turbocharged V8 with a mild-hybrid system—you know, for fuel efficiency....
00:13 2019-07-03

Audi cuts product portfolio by nearly a third High-end models like the S5 need to be balanced out with youth-focused smaller cars 'Simplified premium' ethos will result in a 40-45% cull of models and options Audi has simplified its range by more than a quarter over the last year, in response to not only cost-cutting but also consumer demand ...
23:00 2019-09-10

Back to the future: revisiting the Audi A2 Pity only one of these turn-of-the-century busts was revived We fire up the flux capacitor and travel back 20 years to drive a future classic that flopped for being ahead of its time I’m not old enough to reminisce about when this part of East London was all fields, but I do remember a time when ...
03:52 2019-07-12

Audi RS5 Sportback 2019 UK review Family-friendly version of Audi’s RS5 has landed in the UK and mixes greater passenger space with incredible cross-country pace A long time coming, that’s for sure. Despite being revealed at the New York motor show way back in March 2018, this is the first time the Audi RS5 Sportback has been offe...
11:26 2019-06-28

2020 Audi SQ7 Facelift Unveiled The Audi SQ7 performance SUV was first revealed in 2016 and made quite the headlines for its monstrous 4.0-litre V8 TDI diesel engine that came with a plethora of advanced tech. The performance SUV......
15:00 2019-07-23

Audi to expand hot SUV portfolio with more new RS variants RS Q8 would rival BMW M and Mercedes-AMG SUVs RS Q8 set to launch as pioneer of a new range of hot high-riders from Ingolstadt, from the Q3 upwards Audi’s newly reorganised Sport performance car division is set to significantly broaden its line-up with the addition of an extended number of RS-bad...
21:00 2019-07-31

Here's Every Generation Of The Glorious Audi RS6 Avant For a very long time, the Audi RS6 Avant was the forbidden fruit of wagon nerds in North America. It was the bitchin’ German battle-wagon that we could only eye enviously from across the Atlantic. Here’s a walk through them all, right up to the 2020 RS6 Avant, which we can finally have....
20:39 2019-09-05

New Audi RS7 receives redesign and 591bhp V8 Audi Sport's refreshed grand tourer features R8-inspired styling elements and is capable of 189mph Audi Sport has unveiled the 591bhp second-generation RS7 Sportback, with a series of upgrades designed to make it a true ‘Gran Turismo’ atop the ever-expanding RS range. The new machine, revealed at t...
00:26 2019-09-10

Hot Mercedes-AMG CLA 45 revealed to take on Audi RS3 Saloon News 4 Jul, 2019 New 415bhp Mercedes-AMG CLA 45 will offer the greatest specific output of any production engine when it goes on sale in Autumn...
20:13 2019-07-04

Hot Audi E-tron 'S' to take aim at Tesla Model X Audi has begun testing a performance version of its electric SUV with faster acceleration and a retuned chassis Audi has begun testing a performance version its E-tron electric SUV at the Nürburgring Nordschleife. The four-wheel-drive model, which Ingolstadt insiders suggest will be sold in both th...
18:26 2019-05-30

R8 LMS GT2 is Audi’s most powerful customer racer yet Aero upgrades and race exhaust liberate 640bhp from naturally aspirated V10 Audi is expanding its customer racing programme to the emerging GT2 class with the R8 LMS GT2. Based on the R8 Spyder road car, the R8 LMS GT2 receives a fixed hard-top and extreme aerodynamic upgrade package, with a fixed...
16:26 2019-07-05

At $23,900, Does This Grey Market 2001 Audi S3 Have You Seeing Red? There’s something intrinsically rewarding about having something few others can share. Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe S3 is claimed to be one of only five in the entire U.S., which makes it as exclusive as can be. Does that fact mean it should be as pricy as it is?...
14:13 2019-06-11

2020 Audi Q3 Sportback Unveiled Audi has recently pulled the wraps off the 2020 Q3 Sportback, the coupe version of the Q3 SUV. The coupe SUV comes with a distinguishing sloping roofline that adds to its sporty character, along with......
22:13 2019-07-24

1995 Audi A4: Yuppies Need Not Apply In 1995, British stocks were hot and the FTSE 100 was on fire. Before 1996 came in, the index was up nearly 500 points and the growth curve was only steepening. If you were in the markets, you were trying to grab your piece and enjoy it. You were trying to show off just how well you’d made out....
12:13 2019-08-25

Chris Harrison on his pick for the new 'Bachelor,' Demi in 'Paradise' and Hannah B.'s reign "Bachelor," "Bachelorette" and "Bachelor in Paradise" host Chris Harrison weighed in on Hannah Brown, Demi and if Tyler can be the new 'Bachelor.'        ...
20:52 2019-08-07

'Jeopardy!' champ Ken Jennings salutes James Holzhauer's 'reign of destruction' ‏ 'Jeopardy!' champ Ken Jennings doffed his cap to James Holzhauer's 'reign of destruction' after it ended Monday - in superhero fashion.        ...
04:26 2019-06-04

Here's How to Live a Hot Girl Summer All Year Round Like Megan Thee Stallion According to Megan Thee Stallion, she's having the best hot girl summer. The rapper who helped inspire and define the now-viral catchphrase is embodying the essence of the movement.......
02:00 2019-08-08

Lloyd, US women ease past Portugal in front of record crowd Carli Lloyd had a goal and an assist in front of her hometown fans, and the U.S. women's national team continued its post-World Cup victory tour with a 4-0 win over Portugal in front of a record crowd on Thursday night....
13:00 2019-08-30

London’s MLB crowd offers baseball a new land of opportunity | Matthew Engel Fans flocked to the Red Sox-Yankees clash in their droves to guzzle hot dogs, belt out YMCA – and see a sublime openingBaseball makes cricket look like an almost stat-free zone. This weekend in London records have been falling over themselves with a regularity that probably constituted a record in i...
14:13 2019-07-01

Huge Crowd Takes Hong Kong Protest Message To US Consulate A huge crowd of pro-democracy activists marched to the United States consulate in Hong Kong on Sunday in a bid to ramp up international pressure on Beijing following three months of huge and sometimes......
19:13 2019-09-08

Joe Biden’s awkward ‘gay waiter’ remark irks crowd at LGBT event Joe Biden made an awkward reference to a “gay waiter” while speaking at an event hosted by an LGBT rights advocate in Seattle, a report said Sunday. The presidential hopeful was referencing public sentiment on gay rights over the course of his career on Saturday when he made the bonehead...
04:00 2019-07-01

| Huge crowd takes Hong Kong protest message to US consulate A huge crowd of pro-democracy activists marched to the United States consulate in Hong Kong on Sunday in a bid to ramp up international pressure on Beijing following three months of huge and sometimes violent protests....
15:13 2019-09-08

Padres' Franmil Reyes Serenades Home Crowd With Rendition Of "I Will Always Love You" Padres outfielder Franmil Reyes was able to put on a show for the Friar faithful in San Diego on Friday. Not only did the 5-2 victory over the Marlins include a solo shot in the bottom of the first—giving him a team-leading 16th home run for the season—but he also capped off the win with a solid ren...
19:13 2019-06-01

Irishman dazzles home crowd en route to British Open title PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland (AP) – The silver claret jug is staying on the Emerald Isle after Shane Lowry captured the first British Open to be held in Northern Ireland since 1951. Record round for Irishman at British Open. Here's more: pic.twitter.com/hGOckTeYl2 — Paul Cicala (@Paul...
07:13 2019-07-22

Daniil Medvedev Thanked A Jeering U.S. Open Crowd For Inspiring Him To Victory In the final match of the evening on Friday, Daniil Medvedev defeated Feliciano Lopez with a 7-6 (1), 4-6, 7-6 (7), 6-4 victory. His third-round win at the U.S. Open was rewarded with a shower of boos as the 23-year-old Russian approached center court for his post match interview. Like any good spor...
14:13 2019-09-01