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#TheBreakaway - A great day for Geraint Thomas as defending champion flies under the radar

"In #TheBreakaway after Stage 6 of the 2019 Tour de France, Orla Chennaoui, Brian Smith and Adam Blythe discuss La Planche des Belles Filles, Giulio Ciccone going into yellow (01:40), and Thibaut Pino...

#TheBreakaway - A great day for Geraint Thomas as defending champion flies under the radar

Source: eurosport.com

Defending Tour champion Thomas opens up gaps on rivals Just two days into the Tour de France Geraint Thomas is already putting daylight between himself and some of the riders dreaming of dethroning the reigning champion       ...
21:13 2019-07-07

#TheBreakaway - Thomas looks strong, but could Alaphilippe actually win the Tour? "Matt Stephens and Dan Lloyd join Orla Chennaoui to review Stage 8 of the 2019 Tour de France and Thomas de Gendt\u0027s victory. Julian Alaphilippe\u0027s GC credentials are discussed (05:30) Giulio Ciccone speaks to Laura Meseguer (09:20) and Matt gives insight into how Team Ineos reacted to the c...
22:13 2019-07-13

Geraint Thomas: Bernal decision works in our favour "Geraint Thomas has told Eurosport that the decision to hand Egan Bernal joint leadership of Team Ineos alongside him at the Tour de France works in the team’s favour, insisting that he was not hurt by the decision."...
03:39 2019-07-06

Geraint Thomas taken to hospital after heavy crash at Tour de Suisse • Welsh rider falls 27 kilometres from finish • Team Ineos confirm Thomas has abandoned raceGeraint Thomas, the reigning Tour de France champion, has been taken to hospital after he abandoned the Tour de Suisse following a heavy crash during stage four of the race on Tuesday.The Welshman fell 27 ki...
20:13 2019-06-18

Geraint Thomas puts Tour time loss into perspective "Defending Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas put his time loss into perspective on Tuesday although he acknowledged he might regret being caught at the wrong end of a split in the third stage."...
18:52 2019-07-09

Geraint Thomas unfazed by co-leadership role as Tour de France starts "Geraint Thomas has told Eurosport that the decision to hand Egan Bernal joint leadership of Team Ineos alongside him at the Tour de France works in the team’s favour, insisting that he was not hurt by the decision."...
10:39 2019-07-06

Geraint Thomas battles back after suffering second Tour de France crash • Thomas De Gendt wins stage eight in St-Étienne• Julian Alaphilippe leads by 23 seconds from Giulio CicconeGeraint Thomas bounced back from a second crash in the Tour de France to keep his hopes of a successful title defence intact, after a frenetic finale to stage eight.As Thomas De Gendt of Belgi...
23:26 2019-07-13

Geraint Thomas allays Tour de France fears after crash left him in hospital Geraint Thomas remains optimistic about his chances of defending his Tour de France title despite being forced to withdraw from the Tour de Suisse on Tuesday....
17:00 2019-06-19

WATCH: Geraint Thomas makes huge Stage 6 statement as he puts time into rivals and Bernal "Geraint Thomas stamped his authority on Team Ineos with a big shift on Stage 6 of the Tour de France as he put time into his GC rivals and team-mate Egan Bernal."...
20:39 2019-07-11

Halep in haste as defending champion swings into last eight Defending champion Simona Halep hurried into the French Open quarter-finals by sweeping aside Polish teenager Iga Swiatek in a 6-1 6-0 victory on Monday....
18:39 2019-06-03

Defending champion US faces Netherlands in World Cup final The United States will be vying for its fourth Women's World Cup title when it meets European champion the Netherlands on Sunday       ...
16:26 2019-07-07

Deep field takes aim at dethroning defending champion U.S. The Women's World Cup will be the biggest yet, and the hardest to win. Nearly half of the 24 entrants have a shot to replace the United States as champion....
20:39 2019-06-04

Defending champion Kerber outclasses tricky compatriot at Wimbledon Defending champion Angelique Kerber needed to call upon all her cunning and experience to navigate her way 6-4 6-3 through an awkward first-round encounter with German compatriot Tatjana Maria on Tuesday....
17:52 2019-07-02

| Defending champion Halep reaches quarters with 45-minute thrashing Defending champion Simona Halep has reached her fourth French Open quarter-final on Monday with a 45-minute thrashing of Polish teenager Iga Swiatek....
19:13 2019-06-03

Minor hiccup as defending champion Halep advances in Paris Simona Halep dealt with the emotions and pressure of being the defending champion as she overcame a second-set blip to kick off her French Open campaign with a 6-2 3-6 6-1 win over Australian Ajla Tomljanovic on Tuesday....
21:13 2019-05-28

Defending champion Tony Romo leads celebrity event Defending champion Tony Romo birdied six of his final 11 holes to take the first-round lead in the American Century Championship at Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course       ...
03:26 2019-07-13

Defending champion City handed kind start in Premier League Defending champion Manchester City will begin its Premier League campaign at West Ham and only play one of the so-called "Big 6" teams in its first 11 games of the season       ...
15:13 2019-06-13

Former champion Justin Thomas withdraws from PGA Championship with wrist injury Thomas won the 2017 PGA Championship, his first career major, by two strokes ahead of Francesco Molinari, Louis Oosthuizen and Patrick Reed.        ...
17:52 2019-05-21

Tour de France champion Thomas crashes in main prep race BASEL, Switzerland (AP) — Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas has crashed in a cycling race, days after teammate Chris Froome was involved in a season-ending accident in France. Team INEOS says Thomas had to drop out of the fourth stage of the nine-day Tour de Suisse race in Switzerland. The team...
18:26 2019-06-18

Tour champion Thomas out of Tour de Suisse, Tour participation in doubt Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas crashed on the fourth stage of the Tour de Suisse on Tuesday and abandoned the race, his team said, putting a question mark over his participation in the July 6-27 French race, the biggest in the cycling calendar....
21:13 2019-06-18

#TheBreakaway - Roche explains how he crashed on long flat stage "Nico Roche and Adam Blythe join Orla Chennaoui for The Breakaway after Stage 7 of the 2019 Tour de France. Roche discusses riding the stage and his crash, before Geraint Thomas and the favourites are assessed (04:25). Sagan is interviewed (06:30), Brian Smith joins to talk about the sprint (08:00) ...
05:52 2019-07-13

#TheBreakaway with Jonathan Vaughters - Team Ineos are a different beast without Froome "Dan Lloyd, Brian Smith and Orla Chennaoui discuss Stage 9 of the Tour de France and are joined by Jonathan Vaughters, Team Manager of EF Education First. Vaughters addresses the change of focus for the team after Tejay Van Garderen’s crash (01:10), the change of racing style by Team Ineos (06:30) a...
01:26 2019-07-15

#TheBreakaway - Reaction to decisive day in Tour de France, featuring Dan Martin "Dan Martin joins Sean Kelly, Dan Lloyd and Orla Chennaoui for The Breakaway after what could prove to be a pivotal day at the Tour de France. The crosswind chaos is discussed, Matt Stephens talking to Geraint Thomas and Luke Rowe, and Dan Martin arrives fresh from the finish to discuss his race so ...
22:52 2019-07-15

#TheBreakaway - Analysis from Wiggins, Smithy and Orla after Stage 17's breakaway bonanza "Eurosport\u0027s daily analysis show will be live on Facebook, Youtube and Twitter after every day of the Giro d\u0027Italia. In Wednesday\u0027s episode, Bradley Wiggins and Brian Smith joined Orla Chennaoui to discuss a hugely entertaining Stage 17 in the Alps, Primoz Roglic\u0027s damage limitat...
18:52 2019-05-29

#TheBreakaway - Analysis from Wiggins, Smithy, Orla and Adam Blythe... in his fabulous shirt "Eurosport\u0027s daily analysis show will be live on Facebook, Youtube and Twitter after every day of the Giro d\u0027Italia. In Thursday\u0027s episode, Bradley Wiggins, Adam Blythe and Brian Smith join Orla Chennaoui to discuss a stunning finish to Stage 18 and whether or not Adam Blythe\u0027s j...
19:00 2019-05-30

"Great, Great Woman": Trump Praises Queen Elizabeth During UK Visit Donald Trump hailed Queen Elizabeth II as a "great, great woman" as the British monarch threw a lavish banquet for the US president on Monday to kick off his three-day state visit....
06:26 2019-06-04

Trump says ‘feels great’ to be 1st US president to step into North Korea, hails ‘great friendship’ with Kim PANMUNJOM, Korea (AP) — Trump says ‘feels great’ to be 1st US president to step into North Korea, hails ‘great friendship’ with Kim . The post Trump says ‘feels great’ to be 1st US president to step into North Korea, hails ‘great friendship’ with Kim a...
14:13 2019-06-30

Alison Klayman: ‘Bannon’s into the Great Man theory of history and he’s certain he’s one of those great men’ The award-winning documentarist on getting far-right strategist Steve Bannon to reveal himself in her new film, The BrinkAlison Klayman’s documentary Never Sorry about the Chinese artist Ai Weiwei received a special jury prize at the 2012 Sundance festival. Her new film, The Brink, follows Steve Ban...
22:00 2019-07-06

Yankees have Diamondbacks starter on their radar While the Yankees are clearly looking to upgrade their rotation, there’s no guarantee they’ll add anyone — let alone a significant piece like San Francisco’s Madison Bumgarner or Cleveland’s Trevor Bauer, which is why they could also be interested in Arizona left-hander Robbie Ray. Tim Wilken, the D...
03:26 2019-07-13

Why under-the-radar Braves can be a profitable play Should baseball fans and bettors be taking the Braves more seriously? The reigning National League East champs close out a series with the St. Louis Cardinals in this week’s edition of “Sunday Night Baseball” (ESPN, 7 p.m.). Though it’s generally assumed last season’s other division winners in the S...
21:26 2019-05-26

The under-the-radar fantasy baseball targets set to break out Now that the All-Star break is fully within our rearview mirror, it is time for fantasy baseball owners to make that push toward a championship. Hopefully, you used the time off from daily lineup decisions to assess your roster, your place in the standings and what you are going to need to start tha...
10:52 2019-07-14

The under-the-radar pitchers poised to be tomorrow’s aces LAS VEGAS — A year ago at this time, Blake Snell was an under-the-radar bargain. The Tampa Bay Rays lefty had not done much in his first two years in the majors, and few people were paying close attention when he started to take off in his third season. But baseball bettors who were ahead......
19:13 2019-06-04

On my radar: Florence Pugh’s cultural highlights The acclaimed actor on a wickedly funny Julia Davis podcast, gripping fiction and the album that inspired her performance in MidsommarActor Florence Pugh was born in 1996 and raised in Oxfordshire and southern Spain. Part of an arty family – her mother is a dancer and her three siblings are actors –...
20:26 2019-07-01

Damon Motorcycle Features 360-Degree Radar System The latest safety technology in two-wheelers has been revealed by Vancouver-based Damon Motorcycles, which uses 360-degree radar and live cameras to warn of possible collisions with other objects......
23:13 2019-06-27

Massive ladybug swarm over California shows up on radar LOS ANGELES (AP) — A huge blob that appeared on the National Weather Service’s radar wasn’t a rain cloud, but a massive swarm of ladybugs over Southern California. Meteorologist Joe Dandrea says the array of bugs appeared to be about 80 miles (129 kilometers) wide as it flew over San Die...
01:52 2019-06-06

2019 NBA Draft sleepers: The under-the-radar prospects to watch The NBA Draft is, mainly, about what happens at the top. That’s where the LeBrons and Durants of the world get picked, and most often, that’s where the future of the league takes shape. But there’s something to be said for what comes next, too. The Spurs found Kawhi Leonard and the...
19:13 2019-06-20

SpaceX launches three radar satellites for Canadian government SpaceX on Wednesday morning launched three next-generation radar satellites for the Canadian government from California’s Vandenberg Air Force Base. A two-stage Falcon 9 rocket launched the Radarsat Constellation Mission and the previously used first stage was expected to return to Vandenberg’s Land...
20:39 2019-06-12

Fantasy Football: Five under-the-radar rookie sleepers to target in 2019 Jamey Eisenberg has five under-the-radar rookies who could make an impact in re-draft leagues this year, including the potential best running back in Kansas City and the potential No. 1 receiver in San Francisco....
20:39 2019-05-23

First new DoD NEXRAD weather radar installed at Cannon Air Force Base The U.S. Air Force installed the first of 25 refurbished weather radar systems at Cannon Air Force Base as part of a three-agency effort to standardize the 180-radar system used by the National Weather Service, FAA and U.S. military....
03:00 2019-07-12

Turbulence can strike in clear skies — and aircraft radar can’t detect it “Clear-air turbulence,” which evidently jolted an Air Canada flight Thursday over the Pacific Ocean, strikes with no visible warning in the sky ahead. An aircraft’s radar can’t spot it coming either....
06:39 2019-07-13

Monster swarm of ladybugs shows up on San Diego weather radar A swarm of ladybugs flying through San Diego this week was so massive, it showed up on the National Weather Service’s radar — appearing to be a huge storm. The weather agency confirmed Tuesday that the blob was alive. “The large echo showing up on SoCal radar this evening is not precipitation, but a...
23:00 2019-06-06

Why the Asia-Pacific region is high on Dell Technologies' radar Advancements in innovations such as 5G, robotics and automation, and autonomous vehicles has made the region one to watch for global companies, Dell Technologies' president of Asia Pacific & Japan, Global Digital Cities has said....
10:00 2019-07-16

Liberty Defense uses 3D radar imaging and AI to detect concealed weapons To address gun crime, Liberty Defense is bringing to market radar imaging technology that leverages AI and deep learning to identify concealed weapons.Read More...
13:52 2019-06-19

Google Maps speed limits and radar locations arrive in 40 countries After running limited tests in the US and elsewhere, Google Maps is rolling out speed limit warnings and both fixed and mobile radar locations in over 40 countries, Google has confirmed to TechCrunch. The features are borrowed from Google-owned Waze......
14:26 2019-05-30

California ladybug swarm dozens of miles wide shows up on radar A swarm of many millions of ladybugs taking to the sky in Southern California this week to hunt for aphids has been captured on a radar screen as a massive blob, officials said on Thursday....
01:00 2019-06-07

Northrop Grumman nets $958M for G/ATOR radar systems for Marines Northrop Grumman has been awarded a $958 million contract to deliver 30 full-rate production Ground/Air Task Oriented Radar systems for the Marine Corps....
16:39 2019-06-10

Weather radar captures billions of mayflies hatching on Lake Erie Mayflies on Lake Erie: Once they emerge from their aquatic, larval stage, mayflies only live for a few minutes to a few days, depending on the species        ...
11:00 2019-07-06

Don't Let Flies Annoy You This Summer, Get a Trap For Only $5 Everyone is worried about mosquitos already, and while they’re annoying, don’t forget about flies. Deer and horse flies bite and those can be even more painful and itchy than mosquito bites. Don’t let flies ruin your summer, get this RESCUE Disposable Non-Toxic Fly Trap for only $5 right now. You ca...
20:39 2019-05-23

Under the radar, underrated, or simply missed: 7 books from 2019’s first half that deserve more attention As we approach the longest day of the year later this week, one could certainly take advantage of the extra daylight and warm weather and spend some time outside. Drink a drink on a porch, take a boat out on a body of water, or even just go for a walk. Or—but really, and—one could use the extra dayl...
14:13 2019-06-18

Lexus makes camera and radar safety features standard for 2020 cars You'd think that luxury automakers would load their cars with safety tech by default, but that's not always the case -- it hasn't been for Lexus, anyway. However, the company is making amends for that shortfall. It's making its Safety System+ a stand......
23:26 2019-06-19

Sources: Durant flies to New York to undergo MRI The Warriors believe an MRI will confirm that the injury Kevin Durant suffered Monday night is an Achilles tear, league sources told ESPN's Ramona Shelburne and Adrian Wojnarowski....
11:13 2019-06-12

Look: Pole flies from pickup truck into car's windshield The Kansas Highway Patrol said a driver was lucky to evade injury when a metal pole flew from the back of a pickup truck on the highway and smashed through his windshield....
20:26 2019-06-27

Beloved peacock flies into lion’s den at zoo and inevitable happens A beloved peacock died at an upstate zoo this week when it flew over a fence into a lion’s den and got attacked, officials said Thursday. The white peacock named Merlin made its way into the lion enclosure Wednesday morning while roaming the grounds, the Utica Zoo said. “He was unable to...
10:39 2019-06-21

Oliver Solberg flies to ERC Qualifying Stage best "Teenage talent Oliver Solberg made an instant impact on his FIA ERC1 Junior Championship debut with the fastest overall time on the Qualifying Stage for Rally Liepāja."...
18:00 2019-05-24

'Aladdin' Flies to Healthy Opening at the Box Office Walt Disney’s “Aladdin”—the latest in a series of live-action remakes of the company’s beloved titles—opened with a strong performance at the box office, delivering a win for a studio strategy that has so far yielded rocky results....
21:52 2019-05-27

Defending against floods in Bosnia and Herzegovina Five years ago, flooding in the Vrbas River Basin devastated Bosnia and Herzegovina. As climate change makes such extreme weather ever-more likely, the small country is making sure it's better prepared....
14:39 2019-05-21

Hamilton flies the flag with pride in record British GP win Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton wrote a new chapter in British Grand Prix history on Sunday with a record sixth home win that he ranked as one of the best and proudest days of his life....
04:52 2019-07-15

Snake Flies From Florida To Hawaii, Hiding In Passenger's Bag A small snake managed to get a free trip to Hawaii - by hiding in a passenger's bag. The juvenile snake was found in slithering out of the traveller's bag after he showed up at his rental in Maui on......
11:13 2019-06-14

| Trump blimp flies again as thousands protest UK visit Thousands have taken to the streets of central London to protest the visit of Donald Trump, with the infamous blimp of the US president once again flying outside the Houses of Parliament....
17:39 2019-06-04

Johnson's no-deal claim 'flies in the face of reality' Jeremy Hunt has challenged Boris Johnson over his claim that the chance of a no-deal Brexit is "a million-to-one against", arguing it "flies in the face of reality"....
18:39 2019-06-28

Sikorsky flies Black Hawk helicopter without a pilot Sikorsky for the first time operated a Black Hawk helicopter with full-authority, fly-by-wire flight controls in the Lockheed Martin company's quest to transform the aircraft into an optionally piloted vehicle....
21:26 2019-06-07

I've spent free nights in Hawaii, Colorado, and South Carolina thanks to one of my favorite under-the-radar hotel cards Wyndham Resort at Avon/Facebook If you're planning a longer stay, want extra space for your family, or simply want extra amenities, a timeshare or vacation rental could be a better option than a standard hotel room. You can't use most travel rewards points to book vacation rental stays, but the Wyn...
20:13 2019-07-12

Trump peace plan conference is blip on Israel's radar as political, Iran crises swirl A U.S.-led conference in Bahrain designed to drum up investment in the Palestinian economy and pave a path to peace with Israel has gone largely unremarked by Israelis preoccupied with a political crisis and their arch-foe Iran....
01:52 2019-06-28

Defending champ Kerber upset in second round Reigning Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber suffered her worst result at the All England Club since 2013, losing in the second round to unseeded American Lauren Davis on Thursday....
19:26 2019-07-04

Mike Pompeo flies to Germany as first stop on Europe trip The US Secretary of State is hoping to persuade European allies that Washington is not looking for conflict with Iran. European states have been fighting to save the Iran nuclear deal amid rising tensions with the US....
08:00 2019-05-31

Giving fruit flies your cancer’s mutations could guide your treatment Flies, fish and mice are being developed into “cancer avatars” that carry the unique traits of a person’s cancer and help doctors choose which drugs to use...
21:26 2019-05-22

NASA's Astrobee cube robot flies in space for the first time NASA's Astrobee cube robots are finally earning their space wings... in a manner of speaking. The agency has confirmed that one of the bots, Bumble, flew on its own for the first time aboard the International Space Station on June 14th. While the t......
00:00 2019-06-24

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 17: Intro, 'Funny How Time Flies' Intro might literally be the most unsung group ever. They’re so unsung, they don’t even have an episode of TVOne’s Unsung and their contemporaries like Troop, Hi-Five and Silk, who are way less unsung than Intro, have episodes. They have one of the most recognizable ’90s R&B songs in “Come Insid...
17:13 2019-06-17

Draymond Green flies cross country to see Kevin Durant Warriors forward Draymond Green, who had a spat with teammate Kevin Durant earlier this season, hopped on a plane and flew from San Francisco to New York this weekend with plans to visit the fallen superstar and check on his health, according to an NBA source. Durant, who as a free agent would be ab...
00:26 2019-06-16

Ampaire test-flies world's biggest electric plane The American aircraft maker has launched its Ampaire 337, the largest hybrid-electric aircraft ever flown. With commercial use beckoning for 2021, it's a step in the direction of reducing carbon footprints in the sky....
14:39 2019-06-07

Saudi Arabia flies Iranian to hospital off ‘hostile’ ship DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia says it helped evacuate an Iranian crew member from a “hostile” ship off the coast of Yemen amid its war against the Iranian-backed Houthi rebels. A statement late Tuesday from a spokesman for the Saudi-led military campaign in Yemen, Col. ...
06:26 2019-06-05

Watch: Cash flies from armored truck onto Georgia highway Police in Georgia are warning witnesses who grabbed cash that flew from the back of an armored truck on the highway that they could face charges if they don't return the money....
22:13 2019-07-10

Saudi Arabia flies Iranian to hospital off 'hostile' ship Saudi Arabia says it helped evacuate an Iranian crew member from a "hostile" ship off the coast of Yemen amid its war against the Iranian-backed Houthi rebels....
06:52 2019-06-05

This clever transforming robot flies and rolls on its rotating arms There’s great potential in using both drones and ground-based robots for situations like disaster response, but generally these platforms either fly or creep along the ground. Not the “Flying STAR,” which does both quite well, and through a mechanism so clever and simple you’...
14:39 2019-05-21

Defending champ Ole Miss tops Arkansas 3-2 in SEC Tournament HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Thomas Dillard and Grae Kessinger drove in the tying and go-ahead runs in the eighth and defending Southeastern Conference Tournament champion Mississippi stayed alive Friday with a 3-2 victory over Arkansas. The Rebels (36-24) will play Georgia in the semifinals Saturday. Dillar...
03:13 2019-05-25

Why Taylor Swift Has No Problem Defending Herself--No Matter the Cost As Taylor Swift approaches her upcoming 30th birthday, happening on December 13 of this year, she's begun taking stock of the things she's learned over the course of her first three......
18:13 2019-07-02

Suspect in FDNY beatdown claims he was defending friend One of the six teens accused of attacking an off-duty FDNY firefighter who told them to stop harassing an elderly couple on the Upper East Side claimed Thursday that he and his pals are the real victims. “He assaulted my friend and I had to defend my friend,” insisted Damir Johnson, 17, as he was......
23:00 2019-05-23

Alex Acosta Does an Absolutely Terrible Job Defending Himself Over Epstein A stammering, soft-spoken Labor Secretary Alex Acosta spent his Wednesday afternoon desperately trying to convince a deeply skeptical public that he acted entirely above board while overseeing alleged child rapist Jeffrey Epstein’s sweetheart plea deal a decade ago....
23:00 2019-07-10

Joe Biden goofs again while defending against Harris’ debate barbs Joe Biden was in full damage-control mode Friday, defending his past positions on racial issues a day after he was left speechless when Sen. Kamala Harris slammed his opposition to school busing at the Democratic debate. But the gaffe-prone ex-veep and longtime Delaware lawmaker, 76, made another go...
14:39 2019-06-29

Defending glyphosate: A 'Roundup' of German agribusiness sentiments Monsanto's controversial weed killer Roundup is used widely by many agricultural firms across Germany. They say consumers are hardly aware of what it would mean to stop using that herbicide. Hardy Graupner reports....
14:26 2019-05-27

| Defending champs back for Berg team battle The race for the team title at the Berg River Canoe Marathon has been shaken up as defending champions Graeme Solomon and Adrián Boros are confirmed....
12:13 2019-06-11

'Trump Baby' Balloon Flies Outside British Parliament, Protests Expected A giant inflatable blimp depicting Donald Trump as a sneering baby in a diaper flew outside the British parliament in London on Tuesday ahead of what is expected to be one of the city's largest......
14:52 2019-06-04

Trump baby blimp flies in London as protests greet president As British Prime Minister Theresa May meets President Donald Trump on Tuesday, thousands of protesters plan to tell the U.S. leader he should have stayed at home....
16:00 2019-06-04

Trump baby blimp flies again in London as thousands protest UK visit A 20-foot-tall blimp depicting President Trump in a diaper is raised in London, with thousands protesting against the U.S. president's state visit to the U.K....
13:39 2019-06-04

'Trump baby' balloon flies outside British parliament as protests expected A giant inflatable blimp depicting Donald Trump as a sneering baby in a diaper flew outside the British parliament in London on Tuesday ahead of what is expected to be one of the city's largest protests against a foreign leader....
13:13 2019-06-04

Rajnath Singh Flies To Siachen Today, His First Visit As Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will today meet troops at Siachen Glacier - the world's highest battlefield - in his first visit outside the national capital as Defence Minister....
08:00 2019-06-03

Swiss aerial display team flies over yodeling festival by mistake Switzerland's Patrouille Suisse squadron has apologized for making a fly-by over the wrong municipality. Instead of marking the centenary of an aviation pioneer's death, it startled visitors at a yodeling event....
01:13 2019-07-09

World View flies its remote sensing balloon for 16 days and 5,000km Track of the 16-day Stratollite mission from mid-May to early June. [credit: World View ] When we last heard from World View, the company was performing something of an advertising stunt by ...
20:00 2019-06-05

'Like a horror film': vast swarms of flies plague Russian villages Local residents in Urals describe sweeping bucketfuls of dead flies from their homesVillages in Russia’s Urals region have been invaded by vast swarms of flies that have sparked health concerns and fears for local harvests.“You can’t hang out your washing to dry or open your windows, let alone go ou...
15:00 2019-06-14

The Cool Kaiju Easter Egg Godzilla: King of the Monsters Just Flies Right Past Godzilla: King of the Monsters does a lot of things—the vast majority of them delectably silly—in order to rapidly veer its dumb-as-rocks human heroes from Monster Fight A to Monster Fight B. But at one point, the movie was barreling along so fast, it dropped a very sneaky, very cool throwback I was...
03:00 2019-06-04

Confetti flies on Broadway as New York fetes U.S. women's soccer team Amid confetti and chants of "equal pay," New York honored the U.S. women's soccer team on Wednesday with a ticker-tape parade down the "Canyon of Heroes," celebrating its World Cup triumph and paying tribute to the players' emergence as icons of women's rights....
17:13 2019-07-10

ATP roundup: Defending champ Gasquet survives at Libema Open Defending champion and No. 8 seed Richard Gasquet withstood 21 aces by Slovenia's Aljaz Bedene and rallied for a 6-7 (3), 7-6 (5), 6-4 win Tuesday in the first round of the Libema Open in s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands....
20:26 2019-06-11

‘Not Everyone Will Agree.’ How YouTube Is Defending its Handling of Homophobic, Racist Videos YouTube on Wednesday published a lengthy explanation of its harassment and hate speech policies, following a controversy over its refusal to remove videos by a popular right-wing host who has made homophobic and racist comments targeting another video maker. “As an open platform, we sometimes ...
18:26 2019-06-06

Taylor Swift's dispute with Scooter Braun has people defending him Justin Bieber is defending his manager Scooter Braun after Taylor Swift accused the music executive of bullying her and called the sale of her music catalog to Braun's company her "worst case scenario."...
18:13 2019-07-01

Shady Market G2A Offers To Pay Journalists To Run Pre-Written Article Defending Them G2A, a third-party gray market for game keys, doesn’t exactly have a sterling reputation, given the accusations of sub-par security, developer disenfranchisement, and fraud that have surrounded it for years. Today, someone from the company tried to take control of the narrative surrounding its shady...
21:13 2019-07-08

Defending champ Jutanugarn learns from last US Women's Open Defending U.S. Women's Open champion Ariya Jutanugarn looking to avoid big collapse after needing 4-hole playoff to win last year        ...
21:13 2019-05-29

Anisimova stuns defending champ Halep to reach final four "17-year-old Amanda Anisimova put in one of the most impressive performances in recent French Open history on Thursday as she stunned defending champion Simona Halep 6-2 6-4 to reach the semi-finals."...
13:26 2019-06-06

East Texas superintendent defending decision to hire Briles MOUNT VERNON, Texas (AP) — An East Texas school superintendent is defending the decision to hire Art Briles to lead a high school program three years after the two-time Big 12 champion coach was fired by Baylor amid a sexual assault scandal. Mount Vernon ISD Superintendent Jason McCullough said Tues...
06:00 2019-05-29

Trump Fans Booed Fox News and Dropped Like Flies at Deranged Campaign Rally It’s generally a good thing when people boo Fox News as the cable news septic tank it is. That said, I never thought it would be an airplane hanger full of hyperventilating MAGA-chuds doing the booing at the encouragement of President Donald Trump—the network’s biggest, and most important fan....
16:13 2019-05-21

Leicester confident of sealing Youri Tielemans deal as player flies to England • Leicester negotiating with Monaco over fee for midfielder• Player hopes to train with Premier League club next weekLeicester are confident of completing the club-record transfer of Youri Tielemans after the Belgium international flew to England with a view to training with the Premier League club ...
23:52 2019-07-05

Report: Real estate title firm exposes data in 885M flies SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A respected security blog is reporting that a flaw on the website of a major real estate title company exposed the bank account numbers and other sensitive information contained in 885 million files. Krebs On Security says the data collected by First American...
03:13 2019-05-25

Watch: Air Force Jet Flies Into Birds, Drops Fuel Tanks, Practice Bombs An Indian Air Force pilot's presence of mind and swift response may have saved his life and potentially those on the ground when the fighter jet he was flying ran into birds on Thursday morning in......
20:26 2019-06-28

Air Force Vice Chief Flies Rafale, Warns Of "Potent" Pairing With Sukhoi Vice Chief Air Marshal RKS Bhadauria said the combination of the Su-30MKI and the Rafale represented a "potent combination" and said India's enemies would be worried about such a combination...
09:13 2019-07-12

Kim Jong Un's sister flies solo as she heads to DMZ to meet South Korean officials In a rare contact between North Korean and South Korean officials, Kim Jong Un’ sister met with the South’s officials following the death of a former South Korean first lady on Monday....
19:39 2019-06-12

French inventor flies hoverboard over crowd; impresses Macron at Bastille Day celebration. Bastille Day celebrations included a demonstration of a fly-board that could be used as an assault platform. President Macron tweeted video of it.       ...
20:00 2019-07-15

Katie Pavlich defends Trump for defending himself, calls out MSNBC's Scarborough Is there a double standard for President Trump in his war of words with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi? Fox News contributor Katie Pavlich says there is and criticized Democrats and the media for favoring Pelosi and defended the president for defending himself....
08:39 2019-05-25

Teenager Anisimova stuns defending champ Halep to reach final four "Teenager Amanda Anisimova put in one of the most impressive performances in recent French Open history on Thursday as she stunned defending champion Simona Halep 6-2 6-4 to reach the semi-finals."...
16:13 2019-06-06

Diplo is defending himself after Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner said he livestreamed their wedding without permission Diplo says he livestreamed Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner getting married in Las Vegas because he "didn't know it was a serious wedding." "There were mad people with cameras," he told Ryan Seacrest. "I didn't know I was the only person recording this thing. I was sitting next to Khalid, we were both wi...
01:00 2019-06-06

Brazil's Marquinhos Says Battling Diarrhea Made Defending Messi "Very Difficult" Brazilian defender Marquinhos spoke highly of the Argentinian side his team disposed of on Tuesday in the semifinal of the Copa América, saying that both Lionel Messi and the whole of Argentina’s squad had an “inspired” night that made for a great game—Brazil went on to win 2-0. But while the task o...
18:52 2019-07-06

Howard, Loyd lift defending champ Storm past Mercury 77-68 Natasha Howard scored 21 points and grabbed 16 rebounds, Jewell Loyd added 17 points, and the Seattle Storm opened defensive of their WNBA title with a 77-68 win over the Phoenix Mercury on Saturday        ...
01:26 2019-05-26

Amanda Nunes on defending her titles, earning her rep and posing for the Body Issue Before Amanda Nunes defeated Holly Holm, she opened up on her start in MMA, her reputation in UFC and what it means to be an openly gay champion at her shoot for the 2019 Body Issue....
17:00 2019-07-08

N4T Investigators: UA spends tens of thousands defending transgender healthcare lawsuit TUCSON – The University of Arizona has spent $52,386.10 defending a lawsuit because the state does not include transgender surgeries in its insurance plan. Russell Toomey is a UA professor and a transgender man who wants a hysterectomy. Molly Brizgys is an attorney with the American Civil Liberties ...
07:39 2019-06-14

Nation With Zero Women's World Cups Thinks Defending Champs Are Too Arrogant The United States women’s national team—three World Cups and four Olympic gold medals to their name—will meet England—zero of either—tomorrow afternoon in Lyon to decide who plays in Sunday’s final, and the English seem rather perturbed with the brimming confidence shown by the Americans....
21:52 2019-07-01

Armored truck door flies open on Atlanta highway, drivers grab cash An armored truck’s side door flew open while it was going down an Atlanta interstate on Tuesday night, spilling hundreds of thousands of dollars out onto the roadway — and making it the best day ever for passing drivers. “Vehicles immediately started stopping collecting the money,&...
04:13 2019-07-11

Nicki Minaj Name Drops Taylor Swift While Defending Her Impact on Music Industry Nicki Minaj is reflecting on her career in a powerful post on social media. The "Good Form" superstar took to Instagram on Friday to mark the 12th anniversary of the release of......
00:52 2019-07-06

Here's Why Fans Think Lady Gaga Is Defending Bradley Cooper After Irina Shayk Split The moment Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper took to the Oscars stage to perform "Shallow," a rumor was born. Their sizzling chemistry and intense gazes sparked speculation that the......
01:26 2019-06-11

Peru Stun Defending Champions Chile 3-0 To Reach Copa America Final The stunning upset prevented Chile's golden generation from challenging for a third straight title, following their wins over Argentina in 2015 and 2016....
08:39 2019-07-04

Off-duty FDNY firefighter attacked by teens after defending elderly couple, cops say A New York City Firefighter sustained a concussion and several broken teeth Saturday after police say he was assaulted while trying to stop a group of teens from harassing an elderly couple....
19:26 2019-05-21

England vs USA: Neville tries to unsettle defending champions by throwing Sir Alex Ferguson curveball Phil Neville may still be a rookie coach, but he needs no introduction to the art of managerial mind games, having spent the best part of his playing career under Sir Alex Ferguson....
14:39 2019-07-01

North Korea, Syria and Myanmar among countries defending China's actions in Xinjiang Ambassadors representing 37 countries praised China for its "remarkable achievements in the field of human rights," just a day after a group of 22 other countries formally condemned Beijing for the mass detention of ethnic and religious minorities in the country's Xinjiang region....
07:13 2019-07-15

Auschwitz Memorial responds to MSNBC host for defending AOC's concentration camps rhetoric Auschwitz Memorial responded to MSNBC host Chris Hayes Tuesday after he defended divisive comments by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., who recently compared U.S. border facilities to concentration camps....
19:52 2019-06-19

Maurizio Sarri's agent flies in for Chelsea talks as Juventus move proves tempting Maurizio Sarri's representative Alessandro Pellegrini has joined influential agent Fali Ramadani in London to hold talks with Chelsea on Friday over the coach's future at Stamford Bridge....
14:00 2019-05-31

CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) to Launch Futures on Radar Logic 28-Day Real Estate Indexes CHICAGO, April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced plans to begin offering futures contracts on several Radar Logic 28-Day Real Estate indexes (RPX) — daily spot market equivalents for housing asset valuations covering major U.S. metropolitan centers &mdas...
08:26 2019-05-22

'Cloud' that showed up on weather radar in US is actually 80 mile wide swarm of insects A "cloud" that appeared on a weather radar over southern California has shocked meteorologists after it turned out to be a massive swarm of ladybirds....
00:39 2019-06-07

Unseeded American Lauren Davis knocks defending champ Angelique Kerber out of Wimbledon Unseeded American Lauren Davis came from a set down to knock out defending champion Angelique Kerber in the second round of Wimbledon.       ...
20:52 2019-07-04

Gary Woodland holds off defending champ Brooks Koepka to win U.S. Open at Pebble Beach Gary Woodland won his first major by holding off two-time defending U.S. Open champion Brooks Koepka in the final round at Pebble Beach.       ...
03:39 2019-06-17

Former Harvard dean, removed after defending Weinstein, speaks out for first time since ouster, condemns school Former Harvard deans Ronald Sullivan and wife Stephanie Robinson say Harvard has betrayed its academic traditions.        ...
01:52 2019-06-15

Los Angeles Lakers' Moritz Wagner apologizes for liking tweet defending George Zimmerman Los Angeles Lakers rookie Mortiz Wagner apologized Wednesday for appearing to like a tweet that defended George Zimmerman over the murder of Trayvon Martin in 2012....
00:52 2019-06-21

Virginia earns first NCAA lacrosse title since 2011 with defeat of defending champ Yale Led four goals from Matt Moore, Virginia took an early lead and held off defending champion Yale to win its first NCAA lacrosse title since 2011.        ...
23:13 2019-05-27

Under-fire Alex Acosta defends 2008 prosecution of Jeffery Epstein as defending victims Embattled Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta defended his handling of the prosecution of Jeffrey Epstein for sex crimes as a decision that protected the victims in the case because it allowed them to avoid a trial where they could be cross-examined by the defense's lawyers....
00:39 2019-07-11

$9M to quarantine fruit flies? Anti-government waste group exposes billions in pork-barrel spending An anti-government waste group has identified millions of taxpayer dollars allegedly frittered away on “absurd nature-related earmarks,” including $9 million to “quarantine fruit flies” and $13.8 million to “manage wild horses.”...
20:13 2019-06-12

CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) to Launch Futures on Radar Logic 28-Day Real Estate Index on February 2 CHICAGO, Jan. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) announced today that on Thursday, February 2, it plans to launch futures trading on the Radar Logic 25-Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) RPX Composite Index (futures symbol: RPXCP). The index tracks U.S. residential housing va...
08:26 2019-05-22

CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) to Launch Futures on Radar Logic 28-Day Real Estate Index This Fall CHICAGO, Oct. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) announced today that on or after Thursday, October 27, it plans to launch trading in futures on Radar Logic 28-Day Real Estate indexes, which measure asset values in the U.S. residential housing market. (Logo: http://photos....
08:26 2019-05-22

American Teen Amanda Anisimova's Singular Backhand Tore Up The Defending French Open Champ Amanda Anisimova has a good backhand, so good as to foreclose any technical critique from the peanut gallery. She’s 17 years old and it has already been described by tennis commentators, perhaps accurately, as the best backhand on tour, and, hyperbolically, as the best of all time. I’ll leave those ...
03:00 2019-06-07

Thomas Gilbert Jr.’s ex says she put up with him for his good looks “He was extremely good looking that’s why I let him get away with stuff as much as I did,” said Briana Ressner, 40, who dated Gilbert from May to September 2014....
03:13 2019-06-11

10 under-the-radar summer movies to see if you're done with 'Avengers: Endgame' We enjoyed 'Avengers: Endgame' as much as the next person. But we're ready to move on to smaller summer movies starring Selena Gomez and Awkwafina.        ...
17:26 2019-05-21

'None of your business': A televangelist defending his private jets goes viral Texas televangelist Kenneth Copeland came under fire for statements defending his lavish lifestyle, including his ownership of three private jets.        ...
18:13 2019-06-04

Jeremy Lin is an NBA champion now The age of Linsanity may be over, but Jeremy Lin is now an NBA champion. Lin, who played just one minute (Game 3) in the NBA Finals, will get a championship ring after the Raptors defeated the Warriors’ 114-110 in Game 6 on Thursday night. The Raptors signed the former Knick and Net in Februar...
06:52 2019-06-14

Thomas Gilbert Jr.’s ex: He’s ‘off’ but ‘extremely good looking’ The cougar ex-girlfriend of Thomas Gilbert Jr. told jurors Wednesday at his Manhattan murder trial that she knew something was wrong with him. “He was extremely introverted and oddly quiet,” said Anna Rothschild, who dated Gilbert a year before he allegedly shot dead his hedge fund milli...
01:13 2019-06-13

Thomas ‘all OK’ after crash, set for Tour de France BASEL, Switzerland (AP) — Geraint Thomas says he is “all OK” after crashing in the Tour de Suisse cycling race and is optimistic about defending his Tour de France title next month. The British rider says in a Twitter post he hit his head and needed stitches above his eye...
13:26 2019-06-19

Thomas: Shame to beaten by the last team "Geraint Thomas says he and his Team Ineos team-mates had joked that they would lose to the final team of the day in the Tour de France team time trials."...
21:26 2019-07-07

Thomas would ride for Froome, says Wiggins "If he is required to do so, Geraint Thomas will ride for Chris Froome at the Tour de France, says Bradley Wiggins. Subscribe to The Bradley Wiggins Show podcast!"...
10:13 2019-06-05

Playlist: What's Rob Thomas listening to? The Grammy-winning singer-songwriter and Matchbox 20 frontman is currently gearing up for his North American Chip Tooth Tour.        ...
15:13 2019-05-21

Isaiah Thomas happy NBA is competitive again Free-agent guard Isaiah Thomas told UPI he is happy the NBA is competitive again after watching the Portland Trail Blazers win the NBA Finals and several star players switch teams....
18:39 2019-07-01

How to build a spelling bee champion As a tutor, what makes the National Spelling Bee so fulfilling is that it represents the culmination of dozens of hours of study spent practicing these skills with my studentsThe Scripps National Spelling Bee is an object of curiosity and bemusement. Many of the millions who will tune in to ESPN’s b...
14:13 2019-05-28

Thomas Homan open to border czar job, ‘I will never say never’ Declaring “I love this president,” former acting ICE Director Thomas Homan, President Trump’s reluctant pick for a new “border czar” position, indicated that he’s open to accepting the first-ever job....
22:13 2019-06-27

The murder trial of Thomas Gilbert Jr. all came down to a can of Coke He was cooked by a Coke. Jurors in the murder trial of pampered Princeton grad Thomas Gilbert Jr. said their guilty verdict eventually turned on a can of soda. “The can of coke: it was really our ‘aha’ moment,” said juror no. 11, Steven David Torres. The juror was referring to the moment...
03:39 2019-06-29

Thomas Gilbert Jr. tried to kill me ‘several’ times, ex-pal testifies Years before he allegedly shot his dad, Thomas Gilbert Jr. was already showing his killer instincts, a former friend told jurors Wednesday at the Princeton grad’s Manhattan murder trial. “He tried to kill me on several occasions,” testified Peter Smith Jr., 36, telling the court ho...
06:00 2019-06-20

Thomas to ride Tour de France despite crash Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas was given the all clear to defend his title at next month's three-week race despite crashing out of the Tour de Suisse on Tuesday, his Team Ineos said....
23:39 2019-06-18

| Thomas prepared for tough defence of TDF crown Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas says he faces a tougher challenge this year defending his crown as there are so many riders capable of competing....
17:39 2019-06-04

Justin Thomas is out to find old magic with injuries behind him PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — It doesn’t matter how old you are, when you’re a golfer in the prime of your career, are in good form and you’re forced to take time off to rest a nagging injury, one week feels like a month and a month feels like a year. Justin Thomas, 26 and with......
09:00 2019-06-11

Justice Thomas says Smithsonian exhibit on him wrong Clarence Thomas, an associate Supreme Court justice, has an exhibit dedicated to him in the Smithsonian’s African American Museum. But it’s, well, fake....
16:52 2019-06-10

University of St Thomas kicked out of conference for winning too much MIAC announces St Thomas will be ‘involuntarily removed’University president calls decision ‘extremely disappointing’St Paul school has been original member of league since 1920The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference has decided to oust the NCAA Division III league’s largest school, the Un...
23:52 2019-05-22

U.S. Wins World Cup and Becomes a Champion for Its Time Few sports teams are asked to carry as much meaning on their shoulders as the women of U.S. soccer. On Sunday, they lived up to the challenge with a 2-0 victory over the Netherlands....
04:01 2019-07-08

Fury still lineal champion with TKO of Schwarz Tyson Fury needed just two rounds to put away Tom Schwarz, dropping the challenger late in the second round before scoring a TKO to retain his lineal heavyweight title Saturday night....
07:52 2019-06-16

Former Formula One champion Lauda dead at 70 Three-times Formula One world champion Niki Lauda, regarded as one of the finest racers of all time and who later became a successful airline entrepreneur, has died at 70 after battling declining health....
23:39 2019-05-21

Niki Lauda: Much more than a Formula One champion Niki Lauda was a successful Formula One driver, aviation entrepreneur, television F1 pundit, and more recently the non-executive chairman of the Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team....
14:39 2019-05-21

A former 'Jeopardy' champion says he won $20,000 on HQ Trivia, but has yet to be paid HQ Trivia One-time "Jeopardy" champion Alex Jacob claims that he won $20,000 on HQ Trivia in June — but one month later, he says he has yet to be paid. "It may take some eligible winners up to 90 days to receive cash prizes," HQ Trivia told Business Insider. Fans have long complained about pa...
17:52 2019-07-09

Three-time F1 champion Lauda dead at 70 Three-time Formula One champion Niki Lauda, who recovered from a near-fatal accident to become one of motor racing's greatest drivers, has died aged 70, according to Reuters....
20:52 2019-05-21

Vergne becomes Formula E's first double champion "French driver Jean-Eric Vergne defended his Formula E title and became the first double champion in the all-electric series after finishing seventh in Sunday\u0027s New York season finale."...
00:39 2019-07-15

Who is Gary Woodland? What you need to know about the new U.S. Open champion Not everyone knows Gary Woodland. From his family to his love of basketball to his near misses on the PGA Tour, here's a look at the new U.S. Open champion....
07:39 2019-06-17

Li Na becomes Asia's first grand slam champion China's Li Na wins the 2011 French Open to become the first Asian player to win a grand slam. Republished as part of CNN World Sport's 25th anniversary....
18:00 2019-05-21

The Heavyweight Champion With an Imperfect Body Boxer Andy Ruiz calls himself “the little fat boy” and eats candy bars before his fights, but pulled off a shocking upset over heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua....
16:00 2019-06-02

Despite being champion, Masayuki Ito still a blank canvas Masayuki Ito won a junior lightweight title as a professional despite never having fought as an amateur. But that's no surprise to trainer Rudy Hernandez, who said the sky is the limit for Ito....
20:26 2019-05-24

Lowry brushes aside critics: 'I'm a champion' After posting 26 points and 10 assists in the Raptors' title-clinching win, Kyle Lowry basked in his career-defining moment and said, "The critics will have something else to say, which is fine. But I'm a champion."...
18:39 2019-06-14

How a Self-Taught Art Curator Became a Gay Rights Champion ‘I had no vision at all,’ said Charles W. Leslie, who co-founded the Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art 50 years ago. ‘It had to do with some vague concept of gay liberation.’...
19:26 2019-06-21

Thomas caught up in nasty crash at end of Stage 1 - but given all-clear "Team Ineos confirmed that co-leader Geraint Thomas was involved in a dramatic crash in the closing moments of Stage 1 of the 2019 Tour de France – but is now “feeling fine”."...
00:26 2019-07-07

Thomas helps Sun win franchise-record 12th in a row at home UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Alyssa Thomas scored 20 points, Shekinna Stricklen added 16 and the Connecticut Sun won a franchise-record 12th- straight home game with an 81-67 victory over the Seattle Storm on Sunday. The Sun led 56-54 heading into the fourth quarter when Thomas scored the first four poi...
03:26 2019-06-17

Contador: Thomas and Bernal favourites for Tour de France "Alberto Contador has told Eurosport that he believes Geraint Thomas is the favourite for the Tour de France, but will be challenged by Egan Bernal for the title."...
17:13 2019-07-04

SUPREME COURT NOTEBOOK: Thomas, RBG align in 5-4 rulings WASHINGTON (AP) — Since Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s return in late winter from cancer surgery and broken ribs, she has regularly accepted Justice Clarence Thomas’ extended hand to help her down the three steps behind the Supreme Court bench when the gavel falls and court ends for the d...
09:39 2019-06-06

| Ineos rocked as Thomas crashes out of Tour de Suisse Team Ineos were holding their breath over Geraint Thomas's shoulder as he was rushed to hospital for tests after crashing out heavily at the Tour de Suisse....
10:52 2019-06-19

Club Med owner in talks to buy bulk of Thomas Cook The Chinese owner of Club Med is in secret talks to buy Thomas Cook's‎ tour operating business, paving the way for the potential break-up of the 178 year-old British travel company....
14:39 2019-06-08

Isaiah Thomas plans on being steal of NBA free agency One of the biggest free agent wildcards perhaps resides in a five-foot-nine, 185 pound frame. Isaiah Thomas hasn’t played a full NBA season since 2016, but is confident he can return to his old self. “Nobody knew what to expect with me coming off hip surgery last year and two years summers of rehab,...
03:39 2019-06-28

Wiggins: Thomas can win the Tour, but Bernal battle looms "Geraint Thomas has already shown he is capable of retaining his Tour de France title, according to Bradley Wiggins, although a potential showdown on Thursday at La Planche des Belles Filles with co-leader Egan Bernal could give a true indicator of where the power lies in Team Ineos."...
11:52 2019-07-08

| Thomas faces epic Tour de France test Geraint Thomas will face mountains galore and a wide cast of rivals, even within his own camp, when the three-week Tour de France begins on the cobbled streets of Brussels....
09:01 2019-07-05

Thomas Gilbert Jr. searched for hit men online before killing dad: prosecutors Accused daddy killer Thomas Gilbert Jr., whose lawyers have mounted an insanity defense, searched for contract killers and hit men on the internet in the months before he allegedly shot his millionaire hedge-funder father in the head. Prosecutors unveiled Gilbert Jr.’s browser history in Manha...
13:39 2019-06-18

Chris Froome’s injuries ‘could have been hell of a lot worse’, says Thomas • Tour de France champion says Froome’s absence is ‘big blow’• ‘He was lucky to come away with the damage he’s done’Chris Froome was “lucky” not to have sustained even greater injuries following his crash last week, according to his teammate Geraint Thomas.Froome crashed into a wall at 37mph in the ...
00:00 2019-06-18

Trial to open against Thomas Keller and his 3-star eateries SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A former employee of celebrated American chef Thomas Keller is suing him and his three-star Michelin restaurants for pregnancy discrimination. Vanessa Scott-Allen says she was denied a job transfer from Per Se in New York to the French Laundry in California and ultimately let go...
08:52 2019-06-03

Thomas puts Tour time loss into perspective Defending Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas put his time loss into perspective on Tuesday although he acknowledged hemight regret being caught at the wrong end of a split in the third stage....
16:01 2019-07-09

How Killer Mike reinvented Thomas More for the 21st century The rapper’s utopian attempt to secede from the US, as documented in his Netflix show Trigger Warning, is more than just clever TVThe word “utopia” was coined in the early 16th century by Thomas More, writer, philosopher and counsellor to King Henry VIII. His book of the same name fantasised about a...
12:39 2019-07-12

Knicks waive veteran forward Lance Thomas NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Knicks have waived veteran forward Lance Thomas. The Knicks made the move Saturday, saving themselves $1 million of Thomas’ salary for next season that would have been guaranteed if he was still on the roster after Sunday. His entire $7.6 million salary for 2019-20...
05:39 2019-06-30

Triton swoops to bid for Thomas Cook’s Nordic arm One of Europe's largest buyout firms has approached Thomas Cook Group about a takeover of its Nordic airline and tour operator that could help the British company improve its fragile financial outlook....
14:52 2019-05-23

Sources: Isaiah Thomas, Wizards agree to deal The Wizards lost point guard Tomas Satoransky to the Chicago Bulls on Monday, opening an opportunity for Isaiah Thomas to be a backup point guard for the franchise...
05:26 2019-07-02

Thomas Jefferson’s hometown will no longer honor his birthday Thomas Jefferson’s birthday, April 13, will no longer be a holiday in the Founding Father’s hometown of Charlottesville, Va., the city council decided Monday....
21:13 2019-07-03

PSG coach Thomas Tuchel extends contract for another year Paris Saint-Germain coach Thomas Tuchel has extended his contract at the French champion for another year until June 2021, despite a disappointing second half of the season        ...
16:00 2019-05-25

PSG extend Thomas Tuchel's contract as coach for another year German now set to stay with club until June 2021Tuchel: ‘I’m sure that the best is yet to come’Paris Saint-Germain coach Thomas Tuchel has extended his contract at the French champions for another year until June 2021, despite a disappointing second half of the season.The German coach replaced Unai ...
22:13 2019-05-25

Thursday's Tour stage favours Bernal, says Thomas "Defending champion Geraint Thomas hinted he might lose more time to Ineos co-team leader Egan Bernal when the Tour de France\u0027s sixth stage ends at the Planche des Belles Filles on Thursday."...
23:00 2019-07-10

The Latest: Thomas Keller lawyer denies discrimination SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on chef Thomas Keller’s pregnancy discrimination trial (all times local): 5:35 p.m. An attorney for the Thomas Keller Restaurant Group says that a former employee who has accused the chef’s acclaimed New York and California restaurants of discrimination wa...
03:26 2019-06-04

St. Thomas kicked out of football conference for beating the hell out of everybody The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference has decided to oust St. Thomas, the largest school in the NCAA Division III league and the most successful in recent years in sports. The MIAC announced Wednesday the Tommies will be “involuntarily removed” in two years by the conference ...
17:39 2019-05-23

Thomas Cook shares plunge 40% over rescue plan Shares in Thomas Cook plummeted by more than 40% after it confirmed talks with its largest shareholder over a deal which would effectively see the firm taken over....
13:26 2019-07-12

Report: Saints WR Thomas seeks $22 million per year New Orleans receiver Michael Thomas is reportedly seeking an average annual salary of $22 million, about $4 million more than the Saints' latest offer....
03:13 2019-06-22

First crack in Ineos armor as Thomas loses time Defending champion Geraint Thomas lost five seconds to Ineos team mate Egan Bernal in the Tour de France's third-stage finish on Monday as early questions were raised over the British team's leadership....
20:26 2019-07-08

Blues’ Robert Thomas out for Game 2 of Stanley Cup Final BOSTON (AP) — The St. Louis Blues will be without injured forward Robert Thomas in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final against the Boston Bruins. Thomas has been dealing with an undisclosed injury and not participating in most practices and morning skates. Coach Craig Berube says Thomas has been banged ...
21:39 2019-05-29

Thursday's Tour stage favors Bernal, says Thomas Defending champion Geraint Thomas hinted he might lose more time to Ineos co-team leader Egan Bernal when the Tour de France's sixth stage ends at the Planche des Belles Filles on Thursday....
21:52 2019-07-10

Thomas Silverstein, Killer and Most Isolated Inmate, Dies at 67 Convicted of murdering a guard and two fellow prisoners, he had been in solitary confinement since 1983, personifying, to some, cruel and unusual punishment....
05:39 2019-05-22

Former Olympic swimming champion Meilutyte retires at 22 VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Former Olympic swimming champion Ruta Meilutyte has retired at the age 22 while facing questions for missing three doping tests. The Lithuanian Swimming Federation says Meilutyte wants to focus on her studies and other interests. At 15, Meilutyte won gold in the 100-meter b...
11:52 2019-05-22

Rio champion Nurudinov DQ’d from London Olympics for doping LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — A weightlifting gold medalist at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics has been disqualified from the 2012 London Games for doping. The Court of Arbitration for Sport says its new anti-doping chamber stripped Ruslan Nurudinov of fourth place in London in the 105-kilogram weig...
15:26 2019-05-27

Luis Alvarez, Champion of 9/11 Responders, Dies at 53 A former New York City police officer, he developed cancer 16 years after spending three months seeking survivors and victims’ remains in Lower Manhattan in 2001....
17:26 2019-06-29

Former world champion Whitaker dies after being hit in Virginia Former U.S. world champion Pernell "Sweet Pea" Whitaker has died after being hit by a vehicle in Virginia Beach, Virginia, according to police. He was 55....
21:00 2019-07-15

Which team will be the NHL's next first-time champion? Here are the odds Now that the St. Louis Blues have won the Stanley Cup, who’s the next first-time winner? Here’s our odds going into 2019-20.       ...
15:13 2019-06-13

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

| Another injury setback for hurdles champion Pearson 100m hurdles world champion Sally Pearson has suffered another injury setback, with a hamstring strain forcing her out of upcoming events in Lucerne, Monaco and London....
09:01 2019-07-05

Champion boxer balances training with day job at gas company Andrew Cancio gets up around 4 a.m. every weekday and goes for a pre-dawn run near his home in Oxnard. He drives 30 minutes to Simi Valley, changes into his uniform and starts his shift as a technician for the Southern California Gas Company at 6:30 a.m....
12:52 2019-06-21

10 Women's World Cup 2019 Heroines To Champion Now England may have crashed out, but there's still plenty to celebrate. From the Brazilian legend for whom lipstick is war paint to the American force taking President Trump to task, meet the World Cup 2019's most inspiring participants...
12:26 2019-07-03

This LS-Powered Mini is the Undisputed Champion of Hooning Is there anything cooler than a car built for the singular purpose of shredding tires and looking scary as hell? While this Mini technically can be driven on the road (and it seems the owner does just that), there is very little here in terms of driver comfort or user friendliness. With a 4.8-liter ...
01:00 2019-07-08

GOP impeachment champion gets a hero's welcome back home GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Rep. Justin Amash is a lonely man in Congress, the sole Republican to back Donald Trump’s removal from office. But back home on Tuesday night, the Michigan lawmaker got the red-carpet treatment in his first face-to-face encounter with voters since his call for impeachment.Durin...
11:00 2019-05-29

Ivy League ‘dad killer’ Thomas Gilbert Jr. refuses to attend his trial The Princeton graduate accused of fatally shooting his father after his allowance was slashed by $100 refused Thursday to attend his own murder trial. Defense lawyer Arnold Levine visited defendant Thomas Gilbert Jr. in a cell tucked behind the courtroom to try to persuade him to come out. “Mr. Gilb...
22:39 2019-06-04

On This Day: Sugar Ray Leonard and Thomas Hearns battle to a thrilling draw Opinion was divided, but perhaps it was the fairest result, wrote Daniel Herbert in the original Sugar Ray Leonard vs Thomas Hearns fight report from ringside The post On This Day: Sugar Ray Leonard and Thomas Hearns battle to a thrilling draw appeared first on Boxing News....
13:26 2019-06-12

Cycling: Crash-hit Thomas satisfied with Tour de France condition Defending champion Geraint Thomas crashed on the Tour de France on Saturday, losing time to Frenchman Thibaut Pinot, but took heart from a strong recovery....
03:26 2019-07-14

Trump names former ICE chief Thomas Homan as ‘border czar’ President Trump on Friday announced that Thomas Homan, the former acting director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, will return to his administration as the new “border czar.” “He’ll be a border czar. He’ll be reporting directly to me,” the president said in an interview on “Fox & ...
19:13 2019-06-14

Toyota LMP1 reserve Thomas Laurent back to LMP2 for '19/20 WEC Toyota test and reserve driver Thomas Laurent will return to the LMP2 class for the 2019/20 World Endurance Championship, after signing with current championship leader Signatech-Alpine...
19:39 2019-06-14

What was the weather like on the original Fourth of July? Thomas Jefferson kept records The Fourth of July this year will be hot and rainy in Philadelphia. It was apparently much more pleasant on the “original” Fourth of July.        ...
14:26 2019-07-04

Thomas Cook close to unveiling Fosun rescue deal Thomas Cook Group is in advanced talks about a rescue deal that will see the company effectively broken up and its tour operating arm taken over by the Chinese owner of Club Med....
00:52 2019-07-12

Jack Nicklaus welcomes Justin Thomas to Memorial next week Coming off a wrist injury, Justin Thomas will be playing in the Memorial Tournament next week in Dublin, Ohio. and Jack Nicklaus is happy.        ...
07:26 2019-05-22

Long-lost Thomas Jefferson letter on Revolutionary War found A letter written by Founding Father Thomas Jefferson that had been lost to historians for over a century has surfaced. The letter, which is priced at $80,000, is up for sale at Ardmore, Pa.-based historical document dealer Raab Collection. Written in the final year of Jefferson’s life, the letter re...
18:39 2019-06-27

Blues’ Rob Thomas ready to rock and roll in Cup Final Game 6 ST. LOUIS (AP) — Robert Thomas is ready to return to the St. Louis Blues’ lineup for a potential Stanley Cup-clinching Game 6 against the Boston Bruins. Thomas has missed the past four games of the series with a suspected hand or wrist injury. He handled the puck fine in practice Saturday and ...
23:26 2019-06-09

Thomas Gilbert Jr. wanted life handed to him ‘on a platter’: prosecutors A Manhattan man who shot and killed his father after the millionaire hedge-funder cut his allowance lived the good life — and didn’t want to have to work for it, prosecutors said Wednesday. “The defendant rejected hard work, instead, preferring an easy life handed to him on a silver plat...
18:52 2019-06-27

Wiggins backs Thomas to impress at 2019 Tour de France "Bradley Wiggins says Geraint Thomas as the mental strength to mount a strong bid for a second Tour de France title despite a difficult 2019 season."...
14:26 2019-07-02

Ex-CDC head Thomas Frieden avoids jail in sex abuse case The scandal-scarred former director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention copped to a no-jail deal Tuesday, following accusations he groped a woman’s backside inside his Brooklyn home. Dr. Thomas Frieden, 58, entered a guilty plea to a single charge of disorderly conduct through...
22:39 2019-06-04

Thomas Markle Says He ''Would Have Enjoyed'' to Attend Grandson Archie's Christening Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's son Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor celebrated his christening at Windsor Castle on Saturday with close family members. Kate Middleton, Prince......
08:00 2019-07-07

Onboard: Inside the peloton in the huge crash which brought down Thomas "Tour de France 2019 - Geraint Thomas crashed on Stage 1 of the Tour de France as multiple riders were caught up in Brussels. This onboard camera shows what the damage was like from inside the peloton."...
11:52 2019-07-08

Thomas, Bernal to lead Team Ineos in Tour de France "Defending champion Geraint Thomas and Egan Bernal will lead the charge of Team Ineos in the Tour de France starting next month, with four-times winner Chris Froome out injured."...
22:52 2019-06-28

| Thomas, Bernal joint leaders for Ineos Tour debut Defending Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas and in-form Egon Bernal will be the joint leaders for this year's renewal of the race their team Ineos announced....
00:13 2019-06-29

Alyssa Thomas leads Sun past Mystics in a WNBA opener UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Alyssa Thomas scored 23 points, Jonquel Jones had 10 points and 14 rebounds and the Connecticut Sun beat the short-handed Washington Mystics 84-69 on Saturday night in the WNBA season-opener for both teams. Washington was missing Elena Delle Donne, who sat out the opener wit...
09:26 2019-05-26

Thomas de Gendt's ridiculous power stats from his breakaway stage win "Eurosport\u0027s friends at CyclingHub reveal the incredible power output from Thomas de Gendt during the final KMs of his Stage 8 win at the Tour de France."...
01:26 2019-07-15

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

Thomas in driving seat as Tour rivals lose time Champion Geraint Thomas and his Ineos team found themselves in the Tour de France driving seat after gaining considerable time on a handful of rivals as crosswinds caused chaos in the peloton in the climax of Monday's 10th stage....
21:00 2019-07-15

Thomas Gilbert Jr. ‘didn’t care’ after allegedly killing dad: shrink A psychiatrist who examined accused dad killer Thomas Gilbert testified in court Friday that he was shocked the former Ivy leaguer was not more upset after the alleged slaying. Dr. Jason Hershberger determined Gilbert, a Princeton graduate, was fit to stand trial when he spoke with him after he alle...
03:52 2019-06-22

Hannah Green holds her nerve and becomes major champion CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Hannah Green held her nerve and saved par from the bunker with a 5-foot putt on the final hole to win the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship for her first major championship, and the first by an Australian in 13 years. Green closed with an even-par 72 at Hazeltine National for ...
01:39 2019-06-24

Pernell Whitaker, Champion in Four Boxing Classes, Dies at 55 A defensive master, Whitaker “could stand in front of you and you couldn’t find him,” one boxing announcer said. He died after being struck by a car in Virginia....
04:52 2019-07-16

Warriors congratulate NBA champion Raptors in Toronto newspaper ad The Golden State Warriors took out a full-page advert in the Toronto Star on Monday to congratulate a Toronto Raptors team that stopped them claiming a third consecutive NBA championship....
23:26 2019-06-17

NBA-champion Raptors take Miami C Hernandez with 59th pick TORONTO (AP) — The Toronto Raptors selected center Dewan Hernandez from the University of Miami with the 59th pick in Thursday’s NBA draft. The 6-foot-11 Hernandez sat out this season because of his dealings with an agent. Facing additional punishment next season, the junior from Miami turned ...
10:13 2019-06-21

Wimbledon champion Halep enjoys Romania's adulation Romania's presidency and the Orthodox Church awarded Wimbledon tennis champion Simona Halep their highest distinctions on Monday while hundreds of fans cheered her home after she blitzed U.S. opponent Serena Williams at the weekend....
21:00 2019-07-15

French Open trophy gaffe gives Australia another champion When Ash Barty won the French Open title on Saturday she thought she was the first Australian woman to lift the Coupe Suzanne Lenglen since Margaret Court in 1973....
19:00 2019-06-09

N.C.A.A. Women’s Final: Baylor Is Champion With Win Over Notre Dame The Lady Bears, despite losing a top player and then having the Irish’s best player at the line in the final seconds, beat Notre Dame with the title at stake for the second time in eight years....
18:13 2019-05-21

Meet England’s heavyweight champion Natty Ngwenya Natty Ngwenya tells John Dennen why fourth time's a charm The post Meet England’s heavyweight champion Natty Ngwenya appeared first on Boxing News....
20:13 2019-06-20

Billy Joe Saunders weighs in for his bid to become two-weight world champion Billy Joe Saunders looks in good condition as he makes weight for his first super-middleweight world title fight The post Billy Joe Saunders weighs in for his bid to become two-weight world champion appeared first on Boxing News....
17:13 2019-05-21

Ruiz stuns Joshua to become world heavyweight champion "Andy Ruiz Jr. dethroned British title-holder Anthony Joshua with a stunning seventh-round stoppage at New York\u0027s Madison Square Garden on Saturday to become the first Mexican-American world heavyweight champion."...
12:52 2019-06-02

Who is Boris Johnson, Brexit champion and wannabe British PM? A penchant for gaffes, extramarital affairs and fanning the flames of euroskepticism: Meet the man plotting to become Britain's next leader. Paola Totaro reports from London....
04:39 2019-05-25

Golf: Lee6 stands alone as U.S. Women's Open champion Lee Jeong-eun had a '6' added to her surname on the Korean women's golf tour to differentiate her from the five others that joined the circuit before her....
05:52 2019-06-03

Turkey stuns World Cup champion France with 2-0 home win KONYA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey moved atop its European Championship qualifying group by dominating World Cup winner France in a 2-0 home victory on Saturday. Turkey has nine points from three wins and has yet to concede a goal in Group H. France had scored four goals in each of its first two wins, but ...
00:00 2019-06-09

Former canoe world champion from Russia banned for 4 years LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The International Canoe Federation says former world champion Oleg Zhestkov of Russia has been banned for four years for doping. The ICF says Zhestkov, who competed at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics, tested positive for the banned endurance-boosting hor...
11:52 2019-06-10

ERC champion Lukyanuk gets 10 days of community service for speeding Defending European Rally champion Alexey Lukyanuk has been handed 10 days of community service as punishment for two speeding offences on last weekend's Rally Liepaja...
17:26 2019-05-27

Thomas Jefferson's hometown of Charlottesville, Va., will no longer mark his birthday: report Thomas Jefferson’s birthday, April 13, will no longer be a holiday in the Founding Father’s hometown of Charlottesville, Va., the city council decided Monday....
13:26 2019-07-03

Stunning new portraits of Lady Gabriella Windsor and new husband Thomas Kingston Newly-weds Lady Gabriella Windsor and Thomas Kingston pose in the gardens of Windsor's Frogmore House in this official wedding photograph released today....
16:00 2019-05-21

Thomas, Ginsburg draw battle lines for future abortion cases The Supreme Court made clear on Tuesday that it's not ready to take big strides quickly on abortion and the future of Roe v. Wade. But justices also revealed that the far right and the far left side of the bench are drawing their battle lines, in anticipation of other cases concerning more restricti...
20:39 2019-05-29

Easyjet, Thomas Cook and Ryanair — Brexit's effect on tourism's big names Profits have plunged at Ryanair and Easyjet, while 43% of troubled tour operator Thomas Cook's summer holidays remain unsold. The travel sector can only lick its wounds and wait out the Brexit uncertainty....
14:39 2019-05-21

Cards place Ozuna on injured list, recall O’Neill, Thomas SAN DIEGO (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals have placed outfielder Marcell Ozuna on the injured list with a fractured finger on his right hand. Ozuna was injured Friday night when he dived back into the bag as he was being picked off. Manager Mike Schildt said Ozuna will travel back to St. Louis on Sun...
05:39 2019-06-30

Thomas Cook in talks with China's Fosun over tour operator sale Thomas Cook has received a preliminary approach for its tour operations from its biggest shareholder, China's Fosun Tourism, sending shares in the struggling British travel group up 20 percent....
11:13 2019-06-10

Kevin Durant's injury is proof: Athletes need their own doctors | Etan Thomas Throughout my NBA career, I watched too many teammates pay dearly for playing through pain at the urging of doctors who put the interests of the team before the welfare of the athleteOn Monday night, NBA fans around the world tuned in to what should have been a story of triumph. Here’s how it might ...
00:13 2019-06-14

Princeton grad Thomas Gilbert Jr. convicted of killing millionaire father A Manhattan man driven by greed and rage was convicted Friday of murdering his millionaire father after his parents cut his allowance. Pampered Princeton grad Thomas Gilbert Jr. sat stone-faced as the foreman read “guilty” to the top count. After more than two days of deliberations, the jury rejecte...
01:26 2019-06-29

Freddie Jones, film actor and Emmerdale's Sandy Thomas, dies age 91 Much-loved performer and father of Toby Jones was stalwart of British TV as well as a regular in David Lynch filmsFreddie Jones, the versatile actor who was a regular on British screens for more than five decades, has died aged 91, it has been announced. Jones was perhaps best known for his role as ...
19:52 2019-07-10

Blues' Rob Thomas ready to rock and roll in Cup Final Game 6 Robert Thomas is ready to return to the St. Louis Blues' lineup for a potential Stanley Cup-clinching Game 6 against the Boston Bruins       ...
21:52 2019-06-09

Longtime Chamber president Thomas Donohue hands off post to top aide Donohue, now 80, will be replaced by Suzanne Clark, another senior executive at the business lobby. He will stay on as chief executive for three more years....
22:00 2019-06-05

Skepta: Ignorance is Bliss review | Ben Beaumont-Thomas's album of the week (Boy Better Know)Expectations are high after the Mercury-winning Konnichiwa, but Skepta’s flow ensures this follow up is a sensual pleasureAny rock band worth their leathers will at some point grandly declare that they will never record, tour, or speak to the bassist ever again after what happened i...
07:26 2019-05-31

Thomas gains time on rivals in brutal Tour stage finish Defending champion Geraint Thomas gained time on his rivals in a brutal finish in the sixth stage of the Tour de France as several top guns cracked in the lung-busting ascent to La Planche des Belles Filles on Thursday....
19:13 2019-07-11

‘Das Boot’ star Thomas Wlaschiha channels a ‘multi-layered’ Nazi France during World War II is the setting for the German TV series “Das Boot,” a sequel to the blockbuster 1981 Wolfgang Petersen film that was nominated for six Academy Awards. It’s now available on Hulu. Half of the drama, which co-stars Lizzie Caplan (“Masters of Sex”) as an American resistance w...
02:39 2019-06-29

O'Shea Jackson Jr. and Thomas Middleditch explain why you need a "nerd" directing Godzilla O’Shea Jackson Jr. and Thomas Middleditch star in Legendary Pictures new “Monster-verse” movie, Godzilla: King of the Monsters—the sequel to Gareth Edward’s 2014 film that sees the titan go up against some of his biggest enemies, including Mothra, Rodan, and King Ghidorah. We recently sat down with ...
19:52 2019-06-03

Thomas Cook shares slump 40% on rescue talks with China's Fosun Thomas Cook is in talks with largest shareholder Fosun Tourism and lenders for a £750 million ($940.9 million) bailout, a proposal giving the Chinese firm control of the British company's core packaged-tour business....
11:26 2019-07-12

Rob Thomas, Heather Regnier, and Susanna Fogel are making a show about Dicks Veronica Mars is about to come back, but series creator Rob Thomas isn’t done making TV shows about women who solve mysteries. According to Deadline, he’s working with iZombie writer Heather V. Regnier and The Spy Who Dumped Me director Susanna Fogel on a new show about amateur private investigators...
06:52 2019-06-19

Wizards extend qualifying offers to Tomas Satoransky, Thomas Bryant The team also plans to extend a qualifying offer to forward Bobby Portis. The moves allow the Wizards to match any offer the players receive as restricted free agents....
23:52 2019-06-27

Tour de France: Thomas makes statement but Ciccone takes yellow Thomas passes Alaphilippe on brutal summit finish of stage six‘I don’t listen to tips. I felt pretty good’ says 2018 championGeraint Thomas reversed the narrative in the Tour de France, leading home the main contenders with a resurgent performance in the first summit finish of the 2019 race on the g...
20:52 2019-07-11

Cycling: Thomas relaxed at sharing Tour lead role with Bernal Welshman Geraint Thomas will find himself in the unusual position of being defending champion but not even the outright leader of his team when the Tour de France starts in Brussels on Saturday....
20:39 2019-07-05

Thomas toasts 'decent day' after gaining time on rivals in brutal finish "Defending champion Geraint Thomas gained time on his rivals in a brutal finish in the sixth stage of the Tour de France as several top guns cracked in the lung-busting ascent to La Planche des Belles Filles on Thursday."...
20:39 2019-07-11

Justice Clarence Thomas Slams Women Who Have Abortions as Heartless Eugenicists Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas slammed women who have abortions as heartless “eugenicists” in a 20-page opinion Tuesday opposing the high court’s majority decision not to overturn a lower court’s ruling that blocked Indiana abortion restrictions that would have stopped women from aborting due...
06:39 2019-05-29

Fans pack downtown St. Louis to cheer on the champion Blues It rained on the Blues' parade, but the throngs of people lining the streets of downtown St. Louis to cheer on their Stanley Cup-winning team don't seem to mind       ...
23:13 2019-06-15

Cycling: Former Vuelta champion Cobo banned for doping violation Spain's Juan Jose Cobo has been found guilty of an anti-doping rule violation based on "abnormalities" in his biological passport between 2009 and 2011, the International Cycling Union (UCI) said on Thursday....
20:13 2019-06-13

Nick Nurse: the NBA champion coach who learned his trade in ... Britain? Before he coached the Raptors to an improbable NBA title, Nurse honed his craft in the British Basketball LeagueAs Nick Nurse went through some final preparations on Thursday night, a message came through on his phone from an old friend.“I get in touch before every game, mostly,” says Nigel Lloyd, o...
14:39 2019-06-16

Parade, rally to honor Stanley Cup champion Blues Saturday A parade 52 years in the making will finally happen Saturday in St. Louis, when the city celebrates the Blues' first-ever Stanley Cup championship       ...
21:52 2019-06-13

Fans shrug off rain to honor Stanley Cup champion Blues Large crowds are gathering in downtown St. Louis despite heavy rain, awaiting a parade and rally to honor the Stanley Cup champion St. Louis Blues       ...
18:00 2019-06-15

Stephen Colbert challenges champion weeper Elisabeth Moss to a cry-off Trading her all-concealing crimson-and-white “work clothes” for a sunny canary dress, The Handmaid’s Tale star Elisabeth Moss nonetheless came to Friday’s Late Show ready to get down to business. Quizzed by Stephen Colbert about her career-long facility with onscreen waterworks, Moss sensed a challe...
12:26 2019-06-08

Tennis champion Barty backs Matildas for French success Ash Barty was not the only Australian sportswoman competing in elite competition in France this weekend and the newly-crowned Grand Slam tennis champion has sent a message of support to the Matildas ahead of their women's World Cup opener....
11:39 2019-06-09

Stanley Cup champion Blues will be honored Saturday with parade and rally A parade 52 years in the making will finally happen Saturday in St. Louis, when the city celebrates the Blues' first-ever Stanley Cup championship       ...
03:52 2019-06-14

WTCR champion Gabriele Tarquini tries Hyundai World Rally Car Defending World Touring Car Cup champion Gabriele Tarquini tested a Hyundai i20 Coupe World Rally Car on gravel for the first time in Sardinia on Monday...
18:13 2019-06-17

The Latest: Italian Open champion Pliskova loses to Martic The latest on the French Open: Second-seeded Karolina Pliskova eliminated from French Open, ensuring that Naomi Osaka will hold onto the No. 1 ranking        ...
17:26 2019-05-31

Berger would "love" double F1 champion Alonso to be guest DTM driver DTM boss Gerhard Berger says he would "love" to have Fernando Alonso as a guest driver, after admitting to early talks in the past with the double Formula 1 champion...
15:00 2019-06-20

Three Time F1 World Champion Niki Lauda Dies Aged 70 It's a sad day for the world of motorsport that has lost one of its most iconic figures. Former Formula 1 driver Niki Lauda has died at the age of 70. The three-time world champion passed away......
06:00 2019-05-22

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

UFC women’s strawweight champion Jessica Andrade carjacked in Brazil UFC women’s strawweight champion Jessica Andrade was carjacked at gunpoint in Brazil, according ESPN. Andrade, who was driving with her wife, Fernanda Gomes, early Thursday morning also posted about it on her Instagram story as a plea for help in finding their stolen car. The Brazil native was drivi...
05:26 2019-05-31

Tennis: Clay field wide open for new women's champion Want to know who will win the women's French Open? Stick a pin in the draw. That cliche has seldom rang more true than at this year's Roland Garros, where no players stand out and few seem to be hitting form in the run up to the year's second major....
23:13 2019-05-24

West Ham sells Arnautovic to Chinese champion Shanghai SIPG West Ham has announced the sale of Marko Arnautovic to Chinese champion Shanghai SIPG in a terse, two-line statement       ...
15:13 2019-07-08

Niki Lauda: Calculative, Resilient, Three-Time World Champion The week started on a sombre note with the death of three-time Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda. The legendary F1 driver left for the heavenly abode leaving behind stories of inspiration for an......
18:52 2019-05-22

Boxing News at Five: What is a ‘franchise champion’ and why has the WBC made Canelo Alvarez one? In a baffling move the WBC make Jermall Charlo champion and Canelo Alvarez 'franchise' titlist. Terry Dooley tries to fathom it in today's Boxing News at Five The post Boxing News at Five: What is a ‘franchise champion’ and why has the WBC made Canelo Alvarez one? appeared first on Boxin...
19:26 2019-06-27

NCAA champion Paul Jubb gets wild card for Wimbledon WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — NCAA tennis champion Paul Jubb has received a wild card to play at Wimbledon. The 19-year-old northern Englishman recently won the American college title in Orlando, Florida, playing for the University of South Carolina. He beat Nuno Borges of Mississippi State in straight ...
13:26 2019-06-19

IAAF claims Olympic champion Semenya is 'biologically male' The governing body of track argued in court that Olympic champion Caster Semenya is "biologically male" and that is the reason she should reduce her natural testosterone to be allowed to compete in female competitions, according to documents released publicly for the first time on Tuesday and which ...
15:39 2019-06-19

Maurice Hope – The world champion in a Hackney beer garden In 1981 Maurice Hope lost his world title to Wilfred Benitez after a brutal knockout. The next time they met the circumstances were wildly different The post Maurice Hope – The world champion in a Hackney beer garden appeared first on Boxing News....
19:13 2019-05-24

Why former champion Randall Bailey is getting involved in bare knuckle boxing 'Bored' 44-year-old Randall Bailey tells James Slater that he wanted 'a little fun' and got into bare knuckle boxing The post Why former champion Randall Bailey is getting involved in bare knuckle boxing appeared first on Boxing News....
19:13 2019-06-19

'They're icons': US women's champion team honored with New York parade Women’s World Cup winners to go down ‘Canyon of Heroes’USA beat Netherlands 2-0 to capture second straight titleThe US women’s soccer team, fresh from its second straight World Cup triumph, has returned to Manhattan’s “Canyon of Heroes” on Wednesday morning to be honored by New Yorkers with a tradit...
16:39 2019-07-10

U.S. Women's Open champion will earn $1 million for the first time The winner of this week's U.S. Women's Open will receive a $1 million prize, the largest winner's check in women's major championship history.        ...
01:26 2019-05-29

Jack Dempsey: Champion with a heart of gold, 1895-1983 The Boxing News Jack Dempsey obituary written by Frank Butler, the then News of the World Sports Editor The post Jack Dempsey: Champion with a heart of gold, 1895-1983 appeared first on Boxing News....
18:39 2019-05-31

Christian Pulisic: ‘There’s a champion mentality at Chelsea’ | Dominic Fifield The young American may well be the only new recruit at Stamford Bridge next season and he is planning to make an impactEarly afternoon at Stamford Bridge and the man who could yet prove to be the only new face in Chelsea ranks next season was still pinching himself to be here at all. Christian Pulis...
00:13 2019-05-22

Newly crowned motorsport champion punished for unsportsmanlike behavior Formula E world champion Jean-Eric Vergne has been ordered to complete a day of community service for unsportsmanlike behavior in the penultimate race of the season in New York....
18:13 2019-07-15

British Open champion Francesco Molinari has one regret about tattoo he got when he was 18 Champion Golfer of the Year for 2018, Francesco Molinari has a tattoo, which he got when he was 18. But he has a regret about getting it.       ...
17:26 2019-07-15

Jean-Eric Vergne Becomes FIA Formula E's First-Ever Two-Time World Champion It was fitting finale to the 2018-19 FIA Formula E series with DS Cheetah driver Jean-Eric Vergne defend his world championship title. In doing so, he became the first-ever driver to become a two-time......
04:26 2019-07-15

FE champion Vergne handed community service for radio message Jean-Eric Vergne has been handed one day of community service for unsportsmanlike behaviour in the first Formula E race in New York due to comments made over the team radio...
02:26 2019-07-15

Andy Murray ends GB's 77-year wait for men's Wimbledon champion Andy Murray wins Wimbledon in 2013 to become the first British male winner since Fred Perry in 1936. Republished as part of CNN World Sport's 25th anniversary....
18:00 2019-05-21

Dominant ‘Jeopardy!’ champion James Holzhauer returns Monday James Holzhauer is back at the buzzer. Regular “Jeopardy!” broadcasts resume Monday following a more than two-week hiatus during which the “Jeopardy! Teachers Tournament” aired. The last time we saw Holzhauer was May 3, when the 34-year-old professional gambler scored his 22n...
18:26 2019-05-21

Three-time F1 champion Niki Lauda dies: Tributes from the paddock Ferrari, McLaren, Mercedes and several Formula 1 and motorsport personalities are among those to have paid tribute to three-time world champion Niki Lauda, who died on Monday...
18:52 2019-05-21

Formula One champion and aviation entrepreneur Niki Lauda dies at 70 Niki Lauda won two of his F1 titles after a crash left him with serious burns and went on to become a prominent figure in the aviation industry.        ...
19:13 2019-05-21

New Zealand honor for 5-time IndyCar champion Scott Dixon WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Five-time IndyCar champion Scott Dixon has been made a Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit in the country’s annual Queen’s Birthday honors list. United States-based Dixon said being recognized by his home nation “means a lot. I’ve always...
02:13 2019-06-03

Tottenham Spurs fans are pumped for elusive Champion’s League win Showcased behind the bar at Flannery’s is a gold-hued soccer boot. But it’s not just any shoe — it’s the game boot worn and signed by Tottenham Hotspur star striker Harry Kane. It might be a lucky talisman Saturday, when the Spurs, from North London, face off against their English Premier League riv...
23:26 2019-05-31

Partner of US figure skating champion says he sexually abused her for two years John Coughlin, 33, killed himself in JanuaryLawyer says senior figures in skating knew of allegationsOne of the former skating partners of two-time US pairs champion John Coughlin has accused him in a series of Facebook posts of sexually assaulting her over a two-year period.Coughlin, who killed him...
22:26 2019-05-21

Masters champion Reed relying on Green Jacket for lift "Defending Masters champion Patrick Reed has used his Green Jacket as a motivational tool since he triumphed at Augusta last year and he does not want to hand it over even if it has not exactly been a lucky charm."...
19:26 2019-05-21

European champion Dudova recovering at home after attempt to take own life "Three-time European wrestling champion Bilyana Dudova is recovering at home after attempting to take her own life two days ago, the Bulgarian Wrestling Federation said on Thursday."...
17:26 2019-05-23

Serena Williams’ jacket turns heads: ‘goddess,’ ‘champion’ PARIS — “Champion,” ”queen,” ”goddess” and “mother.” Those were the words, in French, printed on a black-and-white warmup jacket that Serena Williams wore before her opening match at Roland Garros on Monday. “Those are things that mean a lot to m...
05:26 2019-05-28

Kwitkowski explains how Ineos helped Thomas avoid losing time after crash "Geraint Thomas suffered a crash with 16km to go in Stage 8 of the Tour de France 2019 - but good teamwork ensured that the defending champion didn\u0027t lost time."...
22:13 2019-07-13

Thomas Cook enlists China's Fosun to salvage oldest travel firm Thomas Cook is negotiating a 750 million pound ($941 million) rescue that will give Fosun Tourism , its biggest investor, control of the indebted British group's package-tour business, in a blow to other shareholders....
17:00 2019-07-12

CBOE's Thomas Knorring Inducted into Inside Market Data Hall of Fame CHICAGO, IL – May 19, 2016 – The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) announced today that Thomas Knorring, CBOE Vice President, Business Development, has been inducted into the Inside Market Data Hall of Fame. Knorring was honored during an award ceremony in New York City on May 18, 2016...
23:26 2019-05-21

Thomas Cook kids ‘vomit and scream in panic’ as lifeguard gunned down in Cancun KIDS were left “vomiting and suffering from panic attacks” after witnessing the horrific shooting of a life guard in a Mexican resort popular with Brit tourists....
03:52 2019-06-07

Wanted: a modern Thomas Cromwell to mend Brexit Britain | Alex Clark The final part of Hilary Mantel’s Tudor trilogy is on its way. We could do with the political nous of its chief protagonist”But his greatest ambition for England is this: the prince and his commonwealth should be in accord … a household where everybody knows what they have to do, and feels safe doin...
13:52 2019-05-27

Watch: Bruins' Torey Krug demolishes Blues' Robert Thomas with huge hit Boston Bruins defenseman Torey Krug delivered a thunderous hit on St. Louis Blues forward Robert Thomas on Monday night in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final....
20:26 2019-05-28

China's Fosun holds talks to buy Thomas Cook's main holiday business The world's oldest travel company Thomas Cook edged closer to a break up on Monday after its biggest shareholder, China's Fosun Tourism, made a preliminary approach for the British group's core holiday operations....
15:01 2019-06-10

Justice Thomas urges U.S. Supreme Court to feel free to reverse precedents Justice Clarence Thomas on Monday urged the U.S. Supreme Court to feel less bound to upholding precedent, advancing a view that if adopted by enough of his fellow justices could result in more past decisions being overruled, perhaps including the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade decision that legalized abo...
00:13 2019-06-18

Azarenka hands former French Open champion Ostapenko another first-round exit Jelena Ostapenko suffered her second successive first-round loss at the French Open since winning the 2017 title as she was beaten by former world number one Victoria Azarenka on Tuesday....
21:13 2019-05-28

Wrestling: European champion Dudova recovering at home after attempt to take own life Three-time European wrestling champion Bilyana Dudova is recovering at home after attempting to take her own life two days ago, the Bulgarian Wrestling Federation said on Thursday....
11:00 2019-05-23

Marc Gasol exercises player option to return to NBA champion Raptors Center Marc Gasol, who joined the Toronto Raptors in a February trade, averaged 12 points per game during the NBA Finals.       ...
19:26 2019-06-27

Olympian and DWTS Champion Meryl Davis Marries Fedor Andreev Meryl Davis is married! The Olympic ice dancing champion and former winner of Dancing With the Stars wed Russian-Canadian figure skater Fedor Andreev on Saturday in the south of France,......
01:13 2019-06-23

Andy Ruiz stuns Anthony Joshua to become world heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz produces one of the biggest upsets of all time to dethrone Anthony Joshua in New York The post Andy Ruiz stuns Anthony Joshua to become world heavyweight champion appeared first on Boxing News....
07:52 2019-06-02

eROC champion Baldwin: Veloce 'underdog' in LMES Super Final eRace of Champions winner James Baldwin believes his Veloce Esports team is heading into the Super Final of the Le Mans Esports Series as the underdog...
12:00 2019-06-12

Anthony Joshua suggests that Deontay Wilder is on borrowed time as champion ‘It’s coming close to a time when Deontay Wilder’s belt should change hands,’ says Anthony Joshua The post Anthony Joshua suggests that Deontay Wilder is on borrowed time as champion appeared first on Boxing News....
02:26 2019-05-31

Katie Taylor becomes undisputed champion in epic scrap with Delfine Persoon Taylor (14-0, 6 KOs) unifies title belts with majority-decision win2012 Olympic gold medalist says she will give Persoon a rematchJoshua v Ruiz Jr: world heavyweight championship – live!A bloodied and bruised Katie Taylor achieved her long-held goal of unifying the world lightweight championship wit...
05:39 2019-06-02

Hot dog champion Joey Chestnut blasts sportswriter for criticizing competitive eating Joey Chestnut defended competitive eating after sportswriter Peter King labeled the events as "disgusting."       ...
21:39 2019-07-04

Niki Lauda, three-time Formula One world champion, dies aged 70 • Austrian won three F1 world titles between 1975 and 1984• Driver suffered horrific injuries at German GP in 1976• The former world champion’s life – in picturesThe former Formula One driver and three-time world champion Niki Lauda has died at the age of 70, his family has said. The Austrian died o...
14:52 2019-05-21

Trump Presents 'President's Cup' To Sumo Champion In Japan Trip Highlight Finally, after a full day of matches, perhaps the biggest star of all - weighing in at 243 pounds, according to his most recent physical - climbed into the sumo ring....
06:52 2019-05-27

Pikes Peak Hill Climb Champion Carlin Dunne Passes Away Motorsport can be fatal. As much we try to forget the reality of it, there are days when it comes staring at back at you. In a tragic turn of events, Ducati racer Carlin Dunne had a fatal crash at the......
14:26 2019-07-01

Nadal Teaches Kyrgios Lesson At Wimbledon, Champion Kerber Knocked Out Rafael Nadal's pleasure was evident when he sealed the match against a man he had accused of lacking respect for the sport as he fist-pumped and jumped in the air...
07:52 2019-07-05

'A show, not a sport': Russian face-slapping champion becomes YouTube star Siberian farmer Vasily Kamotsky fells opponents with a single blow – attracting hilarity and outrage Vasily Kamotsky does not so much slap his opponents as cudgel them with his massive palm. He was crowned the slapping champion at the Siberian Power Show, a competition so esoteric and objectionable ...
23:52 2019-05-26

'Mother, champion': Serena Williams causes stir again with French Open outfit 23-time grand slam champion wears bold outfit in ParisAmerican attracted criticism from officials last yearA year after Serena caused a stir at the French Open with her Black Panther catsuit, the American chose another bold outfit for her first-round match at the tournament.The 23-time grand slam ch...
20:00 2019-05-27

Valentina Vezzali: Six-time Olympic champion… but this bronze was her greatest moment "We revisit Valentina Vezzali’s bronze medal match from London 2012 – a bout that proved you should never give up. Head to the Olympic Channel to watch the full episode: https://oly.ch/2Wz9Z5z"...
18:00 2019-06-19

‘Jeopardy!’ Champion James Holzhauer Hits New Milestone And Wins Over $2 Million (TODAY) – James Holzhauer’s winning streak on “Jeopardy!” continues! The 34-year-old professional sports gambler from Las Vegas won his 27th consecutive game on Friday, surpassing $2 million in winnings. He is the second player to ever cross the two-million-dollar mark, endin...
22:26 2019-05-25

French Open champion Barty makes smooth transition to grass French Open champion Ashleigh Barty made a smooth transition from Parisian clay to British lawns as the Australian opened her grasscourt campaign with an impressive 6-3 6-4 victory over Croatia's Donna Vekic on Wednesday....
17:52 2019-06-19

Japan, a Champion of Free Trade, Takes a Page From Trump's Playbook Japan’s decision to use its technology exports as a weapon in diplomatic combat signals a strategy upheaval for a resource-poor country long aware of its vulnerability in an interconnected world....
14:39 2019-07-02

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

Alfa Romeo adds eROC champion and F1 Esports runner-up to team Alfa Romeo has signed 2018 F1 Esports runner-up Daniel Bereznay to its line-up for season three, as well as adding eROC champion James Baldwin to its F1 roster...
17:39 2019-07-11

Enjoy the craziest quotes from Rolling Stone's oral history of Santana and Rob Thomas' "Smooth" A little less than 20 years ago today, the music industry was oh-so-gently rocked by the syrupy tones of Matchbox Twenty’s Rob Thomas imploring the world to give him our “heart, make it real or else forget about it” over Carlos Santana wailing on guitar. “Smooth,” the lead single from Santana’s 1999...
19:52 2019-06-03

Clarence Thomas calls for abandoning 'demonstrably erroneous' precedent, touching off Roe v. Wade speculation In a concurring opinion in a Supreme Court decision announced Monday, Justice Clarence Thomas issued a lengthy call for his colleagues to overturn "demonstrably erroneous decisions" even if they have been upheld for decades -- prompting legal observers to say Thomas was laying the groundwork to over...
01:13 2019-06-18

Thomas Bjørn: ‘We are privileged with a good life but this is sport’s dark side’ | Donald McRae Golf almost broke Thomas Bjørn and even the high of captaining a winning Ryder Cup team was shrouded in his struggles with depression‘I think you hide from it,” Thomas Bjørn says quietly of the anguish which has affected him and so many other professional sportsmen and women. Stepping away from his ...
16:00 2019-06-07

Thomas Rhett's Wife Shares an Epic High School Throwback of Him Flubbing Lyrics As Thomas Rhett well knows, life changes--and his wife has the perfect proof of that. Today, he's a Grammy-nominated country star, but 11 years ago, he was teenager in high school......
21:00 2019-05-31

Lady Gabriella Windsor Marries Thomas Kingston In Luisa Beccaria Wedding Dress The blush gown, which is fitted at the front with an exaggerated back and train to add volume, is crafted from Valencienne écru lace layered with ribbons of floral motifs...
17:52 2019-05-21

Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas pleads guilty to stealing campaign money Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas on Monday copped to stealing money from his own campaign and lying about it to state officials — as he was ordered to resign and stay away from politics for a year, authorities announced. Thomas raided his Friends of Richard Thomas war chest to the tune of $13,000 d...
20:39 2019-07-08

Justice Clarence Thomas Likens Some Abortions to Eugenics in 20-Page Supreme Court Opinion The Supreme Court confronted a restrictive Indiana abortion law on Tuesday by upholding one portion of it and punting another. The portion it upheld, which was previously barred by the the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit, requires fetal remains be buried or cremated. “This Court has ...
03:26 2019-05-29

Novak Djokovic Outlasts Roger Federer In Five-Set Marathon To Repeat As Wimbledon Champion Novak Djokovic defeated Roger Federer 7-6, 1-6, 7-6, 4-6, 13-12 to repeat as Wimbledon champion, and win the tournament for the fifth time in his career. The match was simply a bout of epic proportions between two world class athletes who each spent time on the edge of winning the whole damn thing j...
23:00 2019-07-14

New research makes Siri and Alexa seem like lightweights next to accuracy champion Google Assistant Google, Amazon, and Apple's AI-powered virtual assistants can be incredibly useful tools around the house or on the move for controlling music playback, helping deliver dinner, improving road safety, keeping you informed, and many other things that make all our digital lives easier. But when it come...
12:13 2019-06-21

Semenya denied Rabat entry but IAAF fails to block 800m champion "Caster Semenya has been denied participation in her favoured 800 metres race in Morocco, the athlete said on Thursday, despite Switzerland\u0027s highest court rejecting an IAAF request for eligibility regulations to be reimposed on the South African."...
22:26 2019-06-13

Jeopardy! Champion James Holzhauer Lost Before He Could Break the Show’s Biggest Record James Holzhauer’s historic run on Jeopardy! has come to an end. The Jeopardy! champion, who gained national fame for winning through a specific money strategy, lost in the Final Jeopardy round in the latest episode of the quiz show, which aired Monday. Holzhauer set multiple records on Jeopard...
02:39 2019-06-04

Jeopardy leaked clip shows fate of reigning champion James Holzhauer Spoiler alert: video appears to show Holzhauer ending his streak after winning a whopping 32 games in a rowA leaked video clip circulated on social media appears to show Jeopardy phenomenon James Holzhauer finally losing a game. Related: James Holzhauer closes in on Jeopardy's all-time earnings reco...
20:13 2019-06-03

Opinion: It'll be newcomer vs. champion for World Cup title as Netherlands, US meet in final The Netherlands proves 2017 European title was no fluke by reaching World Cup final with semifinal win against Sweden, will face US for title.       ...
05:26 2019-07-04

Hurley Haywood on life as a gay racing champion: 'I didn't have any male role models' The three-time Le Mans champion was pictured with blondes and sponsored by Penthouse. But he lived a very different life away from the trackWhen Hurley Haywood emerged in the racing scene 50 years ago he looked like someone out of central casting. He had the trim frame, the sandy locks, the sapphire...
11:00 2019-05-24

Women's round-up: Gauff secures dream debut win over five-time champion Venus "Fifteen-year-old Cori Gauff clinched one of the great Wimbledon upsets as she defeated five-time champion Venus Williams on the opening day on Court One."...
23:13 2019-07-01

British wrestling champion Adrian McCallum dies at 36 after haunting final tweet British wrestler Lionheart today died at 36 – hours after posting a haunting message online. The world heavyweight champion said: “One day you will eat your last meal, you will hug your friend for the last time”. His message – a direct quote from Ricky Gervais’ hit Netf...
07:39 2019-06-20

Caster Semenya: Olympic 800m champion files appeal to Swiss court Olympic champion Caster Semenya files a new appeal to a Swiss court to challenge the decision regarding the restriction of testosterone levels in female runners....
21:13 2019-05-29

Blind British Paralympic ski champion banned from taking guide dog into Sainsbury's A British Paralympic skiing champion has been left "shaken" and "humiliated" after he was barred from taking his guide dog into a Sainsbury's store minutes from the supermarket chain's head office....
15:52 2019-06-08

U.S. Open champion Gary Woodland finds inspiration in words of friend Amy Bockerstette Amy Bockerstette, a Phoenix golfer who has Down syndrome, and U.S. Open champion Gary Woodland have developed a close bond.       ...
08:26 2019-06-17

Tottenham fans travelling with Thomas Cook fear missing Champions League Final after delays Hundreds of Tottenham fans face a race to make the Champions League Final after Thomas Cook confirmed one of its chartered flights will not land in Madrid until 4.30pm on Saturday....
12:01 2019-05-31

Tottenham fans receive apology from Thomas Cook over Champions League Final travel confusion Travel company Thomas Cook has apologised after hundreds of Tottenham fans with Champions League Final tickets were left in the dark about their travel plans for Madrid....
14:13 2019-05-30

Wizards agree to deals with guards Isaiah Thomas, Ish Smith, sign-and-trade of Tomas Satoransky Thomas, a two-time all-star who has been slowed by injury, is expected to join the Wizards on a one-year deal for the veteran's minimum of approximately $2.3 million. Smith, a nine-year veteran, is expected to sign a guaranteed two-year deal for $12 million....
10:52 2019-07-02

Justices Ginsburg, Thomas trade barbs in Supreme Court ruling on state abortion matter Supreme Court Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Clarence Thomas has two very different opinions when it came to Tuesday’s ruling on upholding an Indiana law supported by abortion opponents that regulates the disposal of fetal remains....
00:52 2019-05-29

Leaked 'Jeopardy!' footage appears to show reigning champion James Holzhauer's defeat A video surfaced Sunday night on Twitter purporting to show "Jeopardy!" reigning champion James Holzhauer's win streak coming to an end. The episode is reportedly supposed to air Monday night....
17:52 2019-06-03

Three-time Super Bowl champion Richard Seymour cleans up at World Series of Poker Three-time Super Bowl champion defensive lineman Richard Seymour earned millions in his playing career between the New England Patriots and Oakland Raiders but got a little bit richer this week....
20:13 2019-07-12

Ashleigh Barty: a humble and hugely popular grand slam champion | Simon Cambers The Australian was close to individual perfection in the French Open final but as ever was keen to stress the importance of her teamEverything you need to know about Ash Barty was summed up in the immediate aftermath of her first grand slam success. Within minutes, the 23-year-old, a teenage prodigy...
04:39 2019-06-09

Caster Semenya: Olympic champion temporarily cleared to compete without medication by Swiss court Caster Semenya is temporarily free to compete in her preferred 800m event without taking medication to lower her testosterone levels as she awaits the result of an appeal against an IAAF ruling....
22:13 2019-06-03

Clarence Thomas rebukes fellow justices over Supreme Court refusal to hear medical malpractice case Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas rebuked his fellow justices for declining to hear a case challenging a rule that blocks service members from suing the government for medical malpractice, known as the Feres doctrine....
14:39 2019-05-21

Family Receives $6.75 Million Settlement for Terrill Thomas, Who Died in Former Milwaukee Sheriff David Clarke's Jail In what’s been declared the largest jail death settlement in the history of Wisconsin, Milwaukee County has paid nearly $7 million to the family of Terrill Thomas, who died of dehydration in his cell in 2016....
22:39 2019-05-29

Paul Thomas Anderson made a short film to accompany Thom Yorke's new solo album, ANIMA Paul Thomas Anderson, Radiohead’s most talented friend in Hollywood, is again collaborating with Thom Yorke. Today, Yorke announced a new studio album, ANIMA, that drops next week with an accompanying “one-reeler” directed by the Phantom Thread filmmaker....
17:00 2019-06-20

Tottenham fans who missed start of Champions League Final after Thomas Cook flight delay set for compensation A group of 180 Tottenham fans who missed the start of Saturday's Champions League Final after their flight was delayed are set to receive compensation from Thomas Cook....
13:52 2019-06-03

Caster Semenya: IAAF vows to fight on after Swiss court hands Olympic champion reprieve The IAAF has pledged to take the fight to Caster Semenya after a Swiss court gave the two-times Olympic champion a temporary reprieve to continue competing without hormone-suppressing drugs....
16:13 2019-06-04

Robin Frijns Takes Formula E Season Closer in NYC, Jean Eric Vergne Repeats as Champion After netting a strong pole position in the final race of the season, and second of the New York City double-headers, BMW’s Alexander Sims got away from the start perfectly and settled into a contested but steady lead over race one winner Sebastian Buemi and later Virgin Racing’s Robin Frijns. Follo...
01:26 2019-07-15

Liverpool fan fighting to stay alive to watch Champion's League final receives messages of support from team A Liverpool fan from Coventry who is fighting to stay alive for the next 36 hours to watch his beloved team in the Champions League final has received messages of support from Jurgen Klopp and Jordan Henderson....
18:26 2019-05-31

This Is a Great Red Bright colors on cars are always a good thing, but occasionally you come across a particular shade that just stops you in your tracks. This morning, it’s the deep red on this Bentley Continental GT convertible Number 1 Edition. It’s a special edition paint on a special edition car and it is lovely....
17:13 2019-06-28

Jurgen Klopp and Jordan Henderson send messages of support to terminally ill Liverpool fan ahead of Champion's League final A Liverpool fan from Coventry who is fighting to stay alive to watch his beloved team in the Champions League final has received messages of support from Jurgen Klopp and Jordan Henderson....
23:52 2019-05-31

World Cup, Australia vs Windies: Oshane Thomas, Windies Player To Watch It has been quite a while that a genuine match-winning West Indies fast bowler has been seen in action. Oshane Thomas could possibly fill that slot well....
12:26 2019-06-05

Thomas Cook Airlines apologizes after woman in wheelchair describes 'mistreatment' A disabled woman from Ireland was returning from vacation in Turkey when she says she experienced negative customer service on Thomas Cook Airlines.       ...
23:52 2019-07-05

You Can Get a Great Deal On a Used Bus For Less Than $5,000 Public transit is great for the deranged, attention-seeking communal city-living folks like me, but what about everybody else? It turns out you can get your very own bus for as little as $5,000 bucks with all of the pleasures of a city bus aesthetic without having to deal with any of the strangers....
00:00 2019-06-29

The 'Great Man' President Is a Lie It is about two hours into my afternoon with David Oks and Henry Williams, the teenagers who persuaded former Senator Mike Gravel to run for president at the age of 88, when Oks, who is 18, mentions that he has a personal assistant who is helping him handle his emails on a volunteer basis. “He’s a h...
19:00 2019-06-07

10 great heavyweight upsets Andy Ruiz Jnr’s incredible victory over Anthony Joshua joins the pantheon of great heavyweight upsets The post 10 great heavyweight upsets appeared first on Boxing News....
16:26 2019-06-05

Who Says Zion Needs To Move To Be Great? “Is Zion Williamson too fat?” has been the controversy of NBA Summer League 2019 as the No. 1 overall pick is sitting out rest of the Vegas games due to a bruised left knee, depriving fans of mid-July slams and prompting them to wonder if the former Duke superstar is actually in shape. On ESPN last ...
17:52 2019-07-15

Muhammad Ali doc 'What's My Name' is good but not great Muhammad Ali was as gifted in communicating with his mouth as his fists, making him a prime candidate for an expansive documentary like "What's My Name / Muhammad Ali," HBO's two-part exploration of his life and career. It's highly watchable, even if director Antoine Fuqua's strict reliance on archi...
05:26 2019-05-22

The Chevy Silverado Isn't Doing So Great The Renault-Fiat Chrysler merger could still be in the works, the Chevy Silverado is on struggle street, Carlos Ghosn, and more in The Morning Shift for Monday, June 17, 2019....
17:26 2019-06-17

Do you consider your home a great investment? Think again Your home may be many things. A place to raise your family. An opportunity to put down roots. But one thing it is not is a great investment, according to expert Jonathan Clements....
15:39 2019-05-22

Four Great Strollers For Four Different Occasions I’ve already shared with you my top car seats for every stage of your child’s life, so it’s only logical that I move onto the second biggest price tag in baby gear: strollers....
03:00 2019-06-07

Actually, Two-Tone Paint Is Great There was a time when I was not part of this site, so I can’t be held accountable for the bad takes that were bizarrely allowed to be published here. I can try to make it right, though. I’m being uncharacteristically contrite because I just stumbled across this take from 2014 that was written by my ...
18:26 2019-07-12

James Holzhauer is (finally) unseated as 'Jeopardy!' champion; how did it all come down? Chicago librarian Emma Boettcher becomes the new champion as Holzhauer heads home after a 32-game winning streak        ...
02:52 2019-06-04

Jean-Eric Vergne crowned back-to-back Formula E champion Frenchman Jean-Eric Vergne became the first driver to successfully defend the Formula E title as a seventh-placed finish in the final race of the 2018-19 season in New York Sunday was enough to wrap up the championship....
00:00 2019-07-15

Toronto police say 2 people shot and wounded at rally for NBA champion Raptors; 2 people arrested TORONTO (AP) — Toronto police say 2 people shot and wounded at rally for NBA champion Raptors; 2 people arrested . The post Toronto police say 2 people shot and wounded at rally for NBA champion Raptors; 2 people arrested appeared first on LEX18.com....
23:00 2019-06-17

Zab Judah: Former world boxing champion 'awake and communicating' after being hospitalised following loss Former world boxing champion Zab Judah is 'awake and communicating' after being hospitalised following his latest fight, according to promoter Joe DeGuardia....
22:52 2019-06-09

Sumo diplomacy: Trump presents trophy to sumo tournament champion during visit to Japan The honor given to Trump was part of a charm offensive by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe as he courted Trump with three things close to the American leader’s heart: wrestling, cheeseburgers and golf. Sumo diplomacy, to sum it up....
17:39 2019-05-26

Amy Poehler calls on Hollywood to champion female-created shows, movies: 'More, more, more' Speaking at the Women in Film Gala on Wednesday, Amy Poehler called on Hollywood to push for more female-created movies and shows.        ...
15:52 2019-06-13

Pernell Whitaker is boxing great who should’ve been much more When a casual sports fan is asked to name the recent legends of boxing, Sugar Ray Leonard, Marvelous Marvin Hagler, Mike Tyson, Evander Holyfield, Oscar De La Hoya and Floyd Mayweather might come to mind. Pernell “Sweet Pea” Whitaker won’t make the list — and that’s a shame. Whitaker, 55, died Sunda...
09:52 2019-07-16

Five great Interrail itineraries across Europe Interrailing is an easy way to see the continent. We plot itineraries that cover the Med, the Alps and an affordable version of the Orient ExpressSuggested duration 15 days Stops Lausanne, Annecy, Chamonix, Zermatt, Lucerne, St Anton, Zell am See, Innsbruck, BernShortcut Head straight to Zermatt to ...
10:52 2019-06-23

Who Destroyed the Great Library of Alexandria? The destruction of the great library of Alexandria has been lamented as one of the biggest losses of the ancient world. Nearly one million documents from across Assyria, Greece, Persia, Egypt, India and many other powerful civilizations at the time graced its shelves. No traces of the library have e...
00:52 2019-06-02

Death Stranding Looks Great As A PS1 Game Bear Parker, the same guy who managed to remake Metal Gear Solid inside another game, has decided to take everything we’ve seen of Hideo Kojima’s Death Stranding and turn it into a PlayStation 1 game, complete with gameplay and giant ladders....
02:26 2019-06-28

F1 great Schumacher will be subject of new documentary Formula One great Michael Schumacher will be the subject of a documentary about his life, the film's executive producers say        ...
19:13 2019-05-21

50 years later, the moon is still great for business NEW YORK (AP) — Brands from the luxury watchmaker Omega to Budweiser and Stouffer’s are paying tribute the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. Lego is celebrating with an Apollo 11 lunar lander set. Nabisco is trying to entice space enthusiasts with purple Marshmallow Moon Oreo coo...
08:00 2019-06-24

Five Great Women's Sleeping Bags, And Why You'd Want One Fun fact for all the ladies out there: we really do sleep colder. Personally, I’ve battled cold nights in tents for years, always wondering whether everyone was shivering throughout the night or if it was just me. Turns out, it isn’t just me....
03:26 2019-07-10

The Great Yorkshire Show – in pictures Guardian photographer Christopher Thomond went to the opening events at the 161st Great Yorkshire Show in Harrogate, a three-day showcase of British farming and the countryside Continue reading......
09:13 2019-07-10

The Alienware M17 Laptop Is Great For 4K Gaming There are a lot of laptops on the market with 4K, ultra HD screens, but not a lot of them can easily run demanding games at that resolution. Kitted out with Nvidia’s Geforce RTX 2080 mobile graphics, Alienware’s M17 gaming laptop is the first time I’ve felt comfortable with a 4K laptop gaming....
21:00 2019-07-10

Archaeology Uncovering the Great Forgetting For 13 days in October of 1962, our civilization was poised on the edge of nuclear destruction. American president John F. Kennedy and Soviet premier Nikita Khrushchev engaged in a faceoff.  ...
06:39 2019-06-15

The Great Race to Rule Streaming TV In their rush to match Netflix, competitors like HBO, Hulu and Amazon are ordering a slew of content — ushering out the age of “prestige TV” and ushering in an age of anything goes....
11:39 2019-07-10

It's Great That Chile Are Here, But They Will Probably Get Torn To Shreds Like pretty much every South American women’s team not named Brazil, Chile have forever struggled for attention and support from their country. While men’s soccer dominates the minds of fans, Chile’s women hadn’t qualified for a single Olympics or World Cup before this year. How could they hope to w...
17:52 2019-06-11

How to Create a Great Podcast, According to the Professionals Starting your own podcast is hard. Making your podcast better is even harder. And a lot of advice out there is too vague. How do you make it more interesting? How do you identify your target audience? So we asked 14 successful podcasters one question: What’s a podcasting tip that most people don’t t...
20:13 2019-06-17

Five Great Products For All Your Camping Cleanup Needs There’s a tricky thing about packing cleaning products for camping: You need the stuff! Like, you still gotta wash a dish even in the great outdoors. But also you need the stuff that doesn’t take up a ton of space and also that won’t completely trash the environment. Fortunately, you have me to thin...
01:52 2019-06-13

How to Make Great Shadow Puppets My dad was the first person to introduce me to shadow puppets. When my sister and I were tiny kids, he would tuck us into bed, turn off the lights and then cast an image of a dog against the wall. He’d curl in his index finger, lift his thumb and open and close his pinkie while barking. Sometimes, ...
20:39 2019-07-03

Walmart's Robots Don't Appear to Be Going Over So Great With All of Its Workers Retail giants are increasingly turning over jobs and tasks performed in the past by human workers to a growing workforce of robots. A new report on this automation of jobs by Walmart says it’s led to a greater sense of tedium and unease among some human employees, even as the company insists that it...
07:01 2019-06-07

How to Write a Great Cover Letter A few weeks ago a close friend of mine posted a job on Facebook that was available in her office that just happened to be a perfect match for a different friend of mine that’s looking for a new job. I passed the info along to friend number two and connected them together....
14:52 2019-07-01

| 'Pretty good' says US Open good-guy champion Woodland A lifetime of work came to fruition for Gary Woodland at Pebble Beach, where the 35-year-old from Kansas captured his first major title at the 119th US Open....
18:13 2019-06-17

16 brilliant products with over 1,000 great reviews on Amazon From toilet lights to inverted umbrellas, these brilliant products with over 1,000 reviews on Amazon are among the most fascinating things online now.       ...
06:52 2019-06-20

Join a rideshare to the Great Barrier Reef Update the ol' Uber app because beginning Monday, May 27 for an extremely limited time, riders in select Queensland, Australia cities will be able to request a ride out to the Great Barrier Reef....
00:13 2019-05-24

8 is Great: D-backs go homer happy in 13-8 win over Phillies PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks got to play Home Run Derby in Philly. The Diamondbacks hit three straight home runs to open the game and finished with a team-record eight in a 13-8 win over the Philadelphia Phillies in a homer-happy game on Monday night. Scott Kingery hit two of Philade...
06:52 2019-06-11

U.K. Austerity Has Inflicted ‘Great Misery,’ U.N. Official Says In a scathing final report on the impact of budget cuts in Britain, an expert on extreme poverty compared the overhauls to the Victorian workhouse system....
18:39 2019-05-22

The Lion King and the Great Circle of Nostalgia The year was 1994, and a Tiny Tonja sat in a crowded theater to witness what would become her favorite Disney film, and one of her favorite films of all time. Twenty-five years later, that same film would be reimagined using CGI-animated technology that the younger version of Tonja could’ve never fa...
23:26 2019-07-11

Great Brittany: exploring the Emerald Coast With its belle époque resorts, long empty beaches and medieval castles, the Emerald Coast is big on laid-back charm – and perfect for a family adventureWe’re sitting on an empty beach, a wide sweep of white sand overlooking the emerald sea, and we can’t quite believe we have it all to ourselves. Had...
08:52 2019-07-13

A Chevy Astro Van Is Bizarrely Great at Rallying I have never, ever looked at a Chevy Astro van and thought, “Someone should rally this.” But that’s what Team O’Neil Rally School is here for!...
20:13 2019-06-12

Eight great board games we played at PAX Unplugged Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. PAX Unplugged, the tabletop board gaming conference that emerged from the PAX video game conference empire, took place in Philadelphia last week. It was big...
15:39 2019-05-21

Russia’s great firewall: is it meant to keep information in – or out? Vladimir Putin will soon sign the ‘sovereign internet’ bill to allow greater monitoring of traffic. But what are its other consequences?Earlier this year, US officials briefed reporters on an extraordinary operation: they claimed to have launched an offensive cyber-attack against Russia to protect t...
15:52 2019-05-21

Great New Picture Books That Teach, Without Preaching Sometimes kids need stories about the stuff they know already: how — and why — to hold hands. How — and why — to read books. How to be a good friend....
12:13 2019-06-21

Trump: Iran actions will be met with great force President Donald Trump is threatening to meet provocations by Iran with "great force," but says he's also willing to negotiate. (May 20)        ...
16:26 2019-05-21

NASA says now is a great time to leave Earth When you’re planning on taking a trip it pays to plan ahead, and one of the first things you should do is check the weather forecast. The same is true for space travelers, and with so many missions in the works, NASA is now gazing ahead to see what the space weather forecast is looking like fo...
12:00 2019-06-13

Aly & AJ Make Great Pop Songs. They Also Want to Change the World For super-fans of a musician, actor, or any celebrity, there’s nothing like meeting the object of their fandom. At concert meet and greets, premium ticket-holders get a chance before the show to shake the hand of the artist they are seeing perform live. Normally, this goes quickly: people say ...
00:13 2019-06-13

Google is about to steal another great feature from the iPhone Transferring files between Apple devices is incredibly easy thanks to a great feature called AirDrop. Whether you’re moving files between your iPhone and your Mac, or you’re looking to transfer all the photos you just took to your friends’ devices who also rock iPhones, AirDrop doe...
21:00 2019-07-01

MLB going to great lengths for Yankees-Red Sox series in London NEW YORK — The traditional rivalry between the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox will take a radical twist when they meet in London next month: They will play on artificial turf for the first time in more than 2,200 games over a century. Major League Baseball has access to Olympic Stadium for 21.....
00:26 2019-05-22