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Players should walk off the pitch if racially abused, says FIFA Secretyar General

FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura says the clearest message players can send to fans who are racially abusing them is to walk off the field of play....

Players should walk off the pitch if racially abused, says FIFA Secretyar General

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Pensioner racially abused black woman in south London and told her 'when Brexit comes, you will be gone' A pensioner has been sentenced for racially abusing a black woman in a south London bookmakers, calling her a "f****** n*****" and telling her "when Brexit comes, you will be gone."...
16:34, 2019-07-01

Newcastle fan gets banning order for racially abusing Liverpool players • Fan lands five-year banning order and indefinite club ban• Supporter caught in an undercover stewarding operationA 57-year-old Newcastle United fan has received a five-year football banning order after being convicted of racially abusing Liverpool players during a Premier League match at St James’...
19:51, 2019-05-24

UCLA's Rachel Garcia capped off a 179-pitch day with a heroic walk-off homer The UCLA softball team is going to the championship of the Women's College World Series thanks to one of the most heroic games you'll ever see.        ...
06:17, 2019-06-03

Fifa Secretary General Samoura in line for Africa role Fifa and Caf are considering appointing Fifa General Secretary Fatma Samoura as a 'High Commissioner for Africa' in light of recent governance issues on the continent....
02:51, 2019-06-20

FIFA bans ex-Oceania general secretary Nicholas for eight years Former Oceania Football Confederation (OFC) general secretary Tai Nicholas has been banned from all soccer-related activities for eight years for financial misconduct, world soccer governing body FIFA said on Thursday....
12:51, 2019-05-30

Recommended Reading: The legacy of female players in 'FIFA' How female characters in FIFA led to a diversity movement at EA Dean Takahashi, VentureBeat Discussions on diversity and equal pay have taken over in the week following the 2019 Women's World Cup, especially in the US. EA game designer Katie Scott......
18:34, 2019-07-13

Chelsea transfer ban explained: Why have Fifa blocked signings for two windows? Will they be allowed to sell players? Chelsea have been hit with a transfer embargo by Fifa, banning them for registering players for the two consecutive windows over breaching regulations regarding minors....
15:34, 2019-06-23

West Ham fan fined for racially abusing Tottenham’s Son Heung-min • Supporter pleads guilty to using ‘DVD’ slur in October• Club ban fan but will review that if he takes education courseA West Ham United fan has been fined after pleading guilty to a racially aggravated offence at a Carabao Cup game against Tottenham Hotspur at the London Stadium in October.The CPS...
21:34, 2019-05-22

Factbox: Which U.S. Republicans criticized Trump's racially charged attacks? Almost three dozen of the 250 Republicans serving in the U.S. Congress had as of late Tuesday criticized fellow Republican President Donald Trump over his racially charged attacks in recent days on four Democratic lawmakers, all minority women....
04:17, 2019-07-17

Factbox: Which Republicans criticized Trump's racially charged attacks? Almost three dozen of the 250 Republicans serving in the U.S. Congress, as of late Tuesday, had criticized fellow Republican President Donald Trump over his racially charged attacks in recent days on four Democratic lawmakers, all minority women....
01:17, 2019-07-17

Oregon bill would allow victims of racially motivated 911 calls to sue the caller Victims of those police calls would be able to sue the caller for up to $250, under a measure overwhelmingly approved by state Senate.        ...
16:34, 2019-06-05

Donald Trump and the Central Park Five: the racially charged rise of a demagogue In this Guardian story first published in 2016, and as Ava DuVernay’s new Netflix series on the Central Park Five case, When They See Us, hits screens, we tell of how, 30 years ago, five young black men were wrongly convicted of rape – and how the charge against them was led by a real estate mogul w...
14:00, 2019-06-05

'Star Wars' actor Riz Ahmed says he was racially profiled: 'It's really scary to be Muslim right now' "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" actor Riz Ahmed claimed he was racially profiled on a flight in April, causing him to miss a Star Wars Celebration convention in Chicago....
20:00, 2019-06-30

Golf coach Hank Haney apologizes for racially charged remarks on radio show Golf coach makes disparaging remarks on SiriusXM radio showMichelle Wie among players to decry comments on WednesdayFamed golf instructor Hank Haney apologized on Wednesday for disparaging remarks he made about LPGA tour players on his daily SiriusXM radio show.Haney, who rose to fame as Tiger Woods...
01:17, 2019-05-30

Republican support for Trump rises after racially charged tweets: Reuters/Ipsos poll Support for U.S. President Donald Trump increased slightly among Republicans after he lashed out on Twitter over the weekend in a racially charged attack on four minority Democratic congresswomen, a Reuters/Ipsos public opinion poll shows....
02:17, 2019-07-17

Nearly 2 dozen St. Louis officers flagged over alleged 'racially charged social media posts' The St. Louis Circuit Attorney’s Office placed nearly two dozen city police officers on an exclusion list Tuesday after learning about recently revealed “racially-charged social media posts of current and retired city police.”...
06:34, 2019-06-19

Pete Buttigieg says planned ICE raids will make America 'less safe', claims census question racially motivated Presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg said President Trump's planned Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) raids will make America "less safe" and accused the White House of trying to distract from its failed immigration agenda. ...
19:17, 2019-07-11

Former figure skater says she was abused by partner who killed himself Bridget Namiotka, a former pairs partner of John Coughlin said in a Facebook post Sunday that the late skater “sexually abused” her for two years.        ...
18:17, 2019-05-21

Ex-partner of deceased skater Coughlin says she was abused One of the former skating partners of two-time U.S. pairs champion John Coughlin has accused him in a series of Facebook posts of sexually assaulting her over a two-year period....
16:17, 2019-05-22

The Apology by Eve Ensler review – my father, who abused me The Vagina Monologues writer revisits her childhood in a powerful imagined letter from her father – the words of repentance he never utteredEve Ensler begins her memoir with a simple dedication: “For every woman still waiting for an apology.” Ensler counts among these women herself. The award-winnin...
22:51, 2019-06-12

This abused dwarf pony meeting his new family is ‘so emotional’ Cue the “awwwwws.” An abused dwarf pony named Cucumber meets Pumpkin, his new family member, for the first time on Saturday’s episode of Discovery Channel’s “Dodo Heroes.” Single mom Ashley DeFelice runs Twist of Fate Farm and Sanctuary in West Grove, Penn., with ...
18:00, 2019-06-06

UP Journalist Claims He Was Abused By Railway Cops For "Exposing" Them Amit Sharma, the Uttar Pradesh journalist who was brutally beaten up on a video on Tuesday, has today claimed that he was targeted by Railway personnel for "exposing" their illegal activity....
04:51, 2019-06-15

Students abused by Ohio State doctor want answers An man who says he was sexually abused by a now-dead Ohio State team doctor wants the school to release the names of coaches and administrators who allegedly knew about the wrongdoing but did nothing. (May 21)        ...
05:34, 2019-05-22

Ellen DeGeneres claims she was sexually abused by her stepfather In an episode of 'My Next Guest Needs No Introduction,' DeGeneres recounts the trauma she experienced after she says she was sexually abused by her late stepfather....
18:51, 2019-05-28

UK prosecutors won’t seek retrial in abused wife case LONDON (AP) — British prosecutors won’t seek a retrial for a woman who had been serving a life sentence for killing her husband. Sally Challen was convicted in 2011 of killing her 61-year-old husband Richard with a hammer. But her conviction was quashed and a new trial ordered in February, in ...
15:51, 2019-06-07

Cop kills self after accusations he sexually abused teen girl A Mississippi police officer who was accused of sexually abusing a 15-year-old girl in his patrol cruiser killed himself after the allegations surfaced, authorities said. A Jackson police spokesman said the officer — who had been placed on administrative leave Saturday after department brass l...
18:34, 2019-05-28

Jeannie Mai Explains How Being Sexually Abused Led to an 8-Year Rift With Her Mom Jeannie Mai's relationship with her mother has come a long way. In a new episode for her YouTube series Hello Hunnay With Jeannie Mai, The Real co-host sat down with Olivia TuTram Mai......
09:17, 2019-05-23

Miley Cyrus apologizes for racially 'insensitive' comments about hip hop Cyrus is making amends for controversial comments she previously made about her experiences making hip hop-influenced music.        ...
20:34, 2019-06-12

American accused of being a spy says he's being threatened, abused in Russian prison Accused of espionage, Paul Whelan says he is being threatened and abused in a Russian prison and that his continued detainment is akin to political kidnapping.        ...
19:01, 2019-05-25

New York sisters abused dad for nearly two decades because they said God told them he was 'unfaithful' to wife Three sisters from upstate New York were sentenced Tuesday to two years in prison after nearly two decades of physically and mentally abusing their elderly father -- a man the trio disdained because they said God told them he was “unfaithful to [their] mother.”...
17:01, 2019-07-17

Abused By Protesting Doctors During Hospital Visit, Says Mamata Banerjee West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday accused the protesting junior doctors of Kolkata's SSKM Hospital of verbally abusing her during her visit....
05:00, 2019-06-14

John Coughlin sexually abused me before he killed himself: Bridget Namiotka A former partner of US figure-skating champion John Coughlin — who committed suicide in January — has come forward with claims he sexually abused her for two years. The revelation by Bridget Namiotka was made in response to a now-deleted Facebook post on Sunday in support of Coughlin, USA Today repo...
19:01, 2019-05-21

Figure skater said partner who committed suicide sexually abused her A former figure skater said her partner John Coughlin, who committed suicide earlier this year, sexually abused her.        ...
18:17, 2019-05-21

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 of sexually assaulting her over a two-year period.Bridget Namiotka said on Facebook that Coughlin, who k...
21:51, 2019-05-21

Daycare owner who sexually abused kids gets slap on wrist A female daycare owner convicted of abusing children, some sexually, was given a slap on the wrist Monday by an Ohio judge — who ordered her to spend just 30 days in jail as part of a reported plea deal. Kimberly Hignite, of Grove City, had been accused of abusing at least five children while....
14:34, 2019-07-16

Jamaican fishermen forcibly held and abused by US Coast Guard, lawsuit says Quartet say officers accused them of drug smuggling, stripped them naked, burned their boat, and shackled them in CaribbeanOn 13 September 2017, five Jamaican fisherman set out in the Jossette, a two-engine boat made of fiberglass and wood.Their destination was an island group named Morant Cays – a ...
05:51, 2019-06-13

Probe By Regulator Finds Monsanto Abused Dominant Position: Report Fair trade regulator CCI in 2016 ordered the unit to carry out the probe after the agriculture ministry and some local seed companies complained that Monsanto was charging unreasonably high royalty......
11:51, 2019-05-22

Ex-Partner of Deceased Figure Skater John Coughlin Says He Sexually Abused Her Coughlin, who died by suicide in January after being suspended from the sport, was accused by Bridget Namiotka, who said in recent Facebook postings that she was abused in her teens....
01:34, 2019-05-22

TV host Ellen DeGeneres claims stepfather sexually abused her as teen The US television host Ellen DeGeneres has spoken out about the sexual abuse she says she endured at the hands of her stepfather when she was a teenager....
01:34, 2019-05-29

Figure Skater Says Former Partner John Coughlin Sexually Abused Her For Years Former figure skater Bridget Namiotka wrote a series of Facebook posts last weekend, accusing her ex-skating partner John Coughlin of sexual abuse. Coughlin killed himself in January one day after the U.S. Center for SafeSport placed him on interim suspension after he was reported for sexual miscond...
23:00, 2019-05-21

A church helped him found an orphanage in Kenya. Then he sexually abused 4 girls there Federal prosecutors say a Pennsylvania man sexually molested four teenage girls at a Kenyan orphanage he founded with a church's help.        ...
19:51, 2019-07-12

Jeffrey Epstein ‘sexually exploited and abused’ dozens of minors: prosecutors Convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein “sexually exploited and abused” dozens of underage girls as young as 14 at his homes in New York and Florida in the early 2000s, Manhattan federal prosecutors alleged in an indictment unsealed Monday. The billionaire financier was charged with sex trafficking and ...
18:17, 2019-07-08

Snapchat employees abused data access, spied on users: report Snapchat employees have been using internal tools — which offer them privileged access to user data — to spy on people’s pages, a report says. Two workers who are no longer with the app’s parent company, Snap, spoke to Motherboard about the alleged abuse of power– which...
08:51, 2019-05-24

All-India Doctors' Strike Today, AIIMS Alleges Doctor Abused: 10 Points A massive strike by doctors across the country today - to be held in solidarity with doctors in West Bengal who agreed for talks with the government after six days of protest - will hit medical......
07:34, 2019-06-17

Jeffrey Epstein accusers' lawyer says financier abused female visitors while jailed One of Jeffrey Epstein’s most vocal accusers urged other women Tuesday to come forward with allegations against the registered sex offender and well-connected financier as federal authorities prosecute him on sex charges....
00:00, 2019-07-17

Police: Border Patrol agent Steven Holmes sexually abused 3 women over 7 years Arizona authorities say they've charged a U.S. Border Patrol agent with several counts of sexual assault after at least three women said they were victimized over a seven-year period....
21:34, 2019-05-23

38% of flight attendants said in a new survey that they were physically abused by a passenger taking medication during the past year Leonhard Foeger/Reuters Flight attendants reported a significant amount of verbal and physical misconduct during the prior year from passengers who had taken medication in a new study from Direct Line Insurance Group. 38% of respondents said they had been physically abused by a passenger who had ta...
14:51, 2019-05-21

Jeffrey Epstein accusers' lawyer says financier abused female visitors while on work release from jail An attorney for several accusers of Jeffrey Epstein said Tuesday that the wealthy financier had “improper sexual contact” with “female visitors” while he was on work release during his earlier jail time....
02:17, 2019-07-17

Let The Alligator Throw The First Pitch Chance the Snapper—a Chicago alligator who gained fame last week when he was first noticed living in the Humboldt Park lagoon—was taken into custody Tuesday morning by reptile expert Frank Robb, who was hired specifically to grab the creature. Before he was apprehended, the 5-foot-3 Chance captured ...
04:51, 2019-07-17

This could be the worst ceremonial first pitch ever CHICAGO — A Chicago White Sox employee of the month got to throw out a first pitch. And, to put it mildly, she was just a little bit off target. The rookie right-hander uncorked one of the most wayward first pitches ever when she plunked a team photographer standing close by, between the mound and.....
14:51, 2019-05-29

Mom, Can I Stay Up to Prepare for My Pitch? Businesses started by children contend with challenges that are typical, like identifying a mission, and not so typical, like knowing when someone else gets to be the boss....
10:00, 2019-06-29

What does it take for Shaq to pitch a product? Former NBA big man Shaquille O'Neal dishes on how he chooses which companies and brands to collaborate with.       ...
15:00, 2019-07-10

Arenado in the lineup day after being hit in arm by pitch Colorado Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado is in the lineup on Thursday after leaving Wednesday's game after getting hit with a pitch on the left forearm.       ...
00:34, 2019-06-14

Look out! First pitch goes a bit awry for White Sox employee CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago White Sox employee of the month got to throw out a first pitch. And, to put it mildly, she was just a little bit off target. The rookie right-hander uncorked one of the most wayward first pitches ever when she plunked a team photographer standing close by, between the mound ...
06:51, 2019-05-29

Lee Cattermole: ‘There were two years when I shouldn’t have been on the pitch’ After playing for years with a torn hip, the Sunderland midfielder is back to full fitness and ready for a League One play-off final date with CharltonIt is a cool March night at the Stadio Olimpico in 2006, Middlesbrough have just eliminated Roma from Europe and Italian reporters ask their English ...
12:34, 2019-05-25

Trevor Bauer Knows He Could Just Not Pitch To Max Kepler, Right? The Minnesota Twins are socking dingers at a historic pace, and the individual that is currently leading everyone on the roster in that stat is Max Kepler. With that knowledge, it shouldn’t be a complete surprise that he added a couple more in a 6-2 win over the Indians on Saturday, especially when ...
00:34, 2019-07-15

Nationals 2B Dozier departs after getting hit by pitch Nationals second baseman Brian Dozier left a game Tuesday night against the Chicago White Sox after he was hit on his right arm by a pitch        ...
04:17, 2019-06-05

| After losing arm, Zimbabwean footballer returns to pitch Zimbabwean footballer Hardlife Zvirekwi looks like any other member of his football team as he dribbles fast down the wing, but just last year he lost an arm in a car crash....
20:34, 2019-06-19

Supercars gets extension to pitch for new fifth Bathurst event The Bathurst Regional Council has given Supercars an extension for its proposal to host the venue's new slot for a fifth motorsport event of the year....
16:17, 2019-06-17

Cuphead is coming to Netflix — and it’d better be dark as pitch Cuphead, cartoonish indie platformer darling, is getting its own Netflix show, according to its developers at Studio MDHR. The show, which will be made by Netflix Animation, will be called The Cuphead Show! As a fan of the game, I can only hope the trademark dark edge makes it into the show — becaus...
02:51, 2019-07-10

Umpire Mike Everitt leaves game after being hit by pitch Home plate umpire Mike Everitt left a game between the Chicago White Sox and Washington Nationals after being struck in the chest by a pitch        ...
04:17, 2019-06-05

Congressional Veterans Pitch In to Rebuild Oversight Muscle Years of budget cuts and a stream of departures have left Congress lacking in expertise and experience to challenge a recalcitrant Trump White House....
20:51, 2019-06-22

Dan Loeb’s pitch to break up Sony lifts stock Sony shares got a boost Friday on hopes billionaire investor Dan Loeb will persuade the conglomerate to shed one of its “crown jewels.” Loeb argued in an eight-page letter to shareholders and 102-page slideshow Thursday that the tech-and-entertainment empire should sell its semiconductors division a...
05:17, 2019-06-15

Sources: Kawhi to let Raptors make final pitch Kawhi Leonard is expected to allow the Raptors to make the final pitch among teams meeting with him in Los Angeles next week, sources tell ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski....
21:51, 2019-06-27

See the pitch deck an influencer used to try and get sponsors for her "surprise" engagement The world of Instagram influencers can be a trip. It’s a vortex of luxurious lives, handcrafted and monetized for maximum engagement. It’s how they make their living, and, hey, props to them for securing their bags by being beautiful. But one influencer, we’d wager, took things a bit far when her “s...
04:34, 2019-06-22

EU rejects Trump pitch for quotas on cars, parts European Union trade chiefs meeting in Brussels dismissed an idea floated by President Trump earlier this month of fixing quotas on the EU's automotive exports to the U.S. ...
00:00, 2019-05-29

Sanders, Harris pitch immigration reform in Calif. Bernie Sanders and Kamala Harris dueled Friday over Hispanic votes in California, a central front in the nation's immigration battle where Latinos represent the state's largest ethnic group. (May 31)        ...
09:34, 2019-06-01

At This Dating Event, People Can Pitch Their Single Friends Franklin Hall's first Pitch a Friend night enlisted 12 on-the-market locals to be hawked by their friends. As the bar's Facebook page noted, it was like "Shark Tank" for singles....
11:51, 2019-06-28

Edwin Encarnacion can’t pitch, but it’s still a winning move by Yankees CHICAGO — Can Edwin Encarnacion pitch? Kidding, kidding. And you had best be kidding if you pose the same question. Of course the Yankees’ surprise acquisition of the American League home run leader Encarnacion from the Mariners doesn’t cure their starting rotation woes, just as a much-needed, 8-4 b...
12:17, 2019-06-16

We've A New Challenger To The Throne Of Worst Ceremonial First Pitch Of All Time The look on the face White Sox pitcher Evan Marshall, doing the catching for the ceremonial first pitch ahead of Tuesday night’s Royals-White Sox game, tells you something. That is not the expression of a man who has a lot of confidence in the person doing the hurling. That expression says this may ...
05:51, 2019-05-29

Utley honored, tosses pitch to Always Sunny’s Rob McElhenney Chase Utley ran out to second base one more time wearing a red pinstriped No. 26 Philadelphia Phillies jersey and dark blue suit pants while his walk-up song by Led Zeppelin blared and adoring fans stood and cheered...
08:17, 2019-06-22

Joey Chestnut eats hot dog while throwing first pitch for Mets Competitive eater Joey Chestnut held a hot dog in one hand and the baseball in the other hand, before devouring the treat and throwing the ceremonial first pitch at a New York Mets game....
14:17, 2019-07-01

Why Yankees haven’t lost faith in this Aroldis Chapman pitch Had Travis d’Arnaud’s fly ball to right field died on the warning track Monday night instead of crawling into the seats for what turned out to be a game-winning, three-run homer, Aroldis Chapman getting beat on a slider wouldn’t have been the hot topic it was Tuesday. Before Tuesday night’s 8-3 win ...
13:51, 2019-07-17

Chicago Photographer Heroically Avoids Being Retraumatized By Ugly First Pitch Just a couple of weeks ago, Chicago photographer Darren Georgia narrowly avoided a serious bump on his face during a ceremonial first pitch gone awry. Mere milliseconds after his flash captured a White Sox fan’s once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, Georgia’s camera found itself the victim of what was eit...
19:17, 2019-06-14

Top Dems make final pitch to caucus for border compromise House Democrats will soon vote on a move that some of its members once considered unthinkable: Delivering billions of dollars to the Trump administration to confront the migrant crisis at the southern border.Democrats appear likely to pass a border funding bill next week that its own members describ...
13:34, 2019-06-21

Baseball's Daffy Pitch for a Combination Tampa Bay-Montreal Franchise Thank you, baseball! Thank you for serving up the wackiest idea in sports: an underappreciated Florida franchise sharing its team with a Canadian city that lost its own baseball club, the Expos, a generation ago....
19:34, 2019-06-21

Warriors making pitch for Kevon Looney to return next season OAKLAND, Calif. — Shaun Livingston was on the campaign trail Tuesday stumping for injured teammate, Kevon Looney, the backup role-playing big man and a free agent. Looney’s fourth season in Golden State is over after busting his collarbone in Game 2, coach Steve Kerr said Tuesday. He may have played...
14:34, 2019-06-05

Watch: LSU beats Auburn with wild pitch, error in SEC Tournament Down 3-2 with one out in the ninth inning, the LSU Tigers scored the game-winning runs on a wild pitch and an error to beat Auburn in the SEC Tournament on Thursday....
19:00, 2019-05-24

Boring and lifeless: Cricket NSW slams plans for drop-in pitch at the SCG SCG Trust is considering a drop-in pitch at the behest of the AFLCricket NSW is strongly opposed to the changeCricket NSW is opposing moves to use drop-in pitches at the SCG, fearing it will result in boring cricket which will turn off spectators.The Sydney Cricket Ground Trust, at the behest of the...
07:17, 2019-07-02

2 finalists in UK leadership race make pitch to Tory members LONDON (AP) — The two finalists in the race to lead Britain’s governing Conservative Party — and to become the country’s new prime minister — are making their first formal pitches to party members. Former British foreign secretary and ex-London mayor Boris Johnson, the runaway favorite, ...
17:00, 2019-06-22

John Means will pitch Orioles to rare Camden Yards win Alec Baldwin says he’s sooo done with his impersonation of President Trump. “I can’t imagine I would do it again. I just can’t.” Sure, Alec, and Kawhi Leonard is going to be a Knick next year. … Seems Justin Bieber has acquired that Baldwin fighting spirit. “I wanna challenge Tom Cruise to a f...
21:51, 2019-06-11

Yankees’ Tanaka on paternity list; will pitch Monday vs Mets CLEVELAND (AP) — The New York Yankees placed right-hander Masahiro Tanaka on the paternity leave list. But it will be a short stay, with his next start on Monday against the Mets. Tanaka was scheduled to start against the Cleveland Indians on Sunday, but returned to New York for the birth of his bab...
22:34, 2019-06-08

Review: Late Night Is a Pitch-Perfect Workplace Comedy Comedy, the genre that’s easiest to underestimate, can be a tunnel into practically everything. We may make distinctions between dumb comedies and smart comedies, but the best ones prick the skin at least a little, injecting an energy rush that dilutes any self-pity or self-congratulation we m...
00:34, 2019-06-08

Miscommunication Leads To Kevin Pillar Taking The Slowest Possible Hit-By-Pitch Kevin Pillar wanted to call time during Wednesday’s game in San Diego, but home plate umpire Jeff Nelson didn’t grant it to him. That ended up benefitting the Giants outfielder, because Padres pitcher Luis Perdomo threw a hilariously soft pitch which ended up “plunking” the batter....
17:00, 2019-07-04

Cameroon’s Nchout Ajara, a heroine on and off the pitch, can hurt England Forward is the main threat to England in the World Cup last 16 but is equally known for her work with orphans and prisonersThe clock was ticking towards the 96th minute when Aboudi Onguene headed the ball towards Nchout Njoya Ajara. With Cameroon needing a winner against New Zealand to go through to...
16:34, 2019-06-21

Mark Levin: President Trump 'the most abused president in American history' "Life, Liberty & Levin" host Mark Levin unloaded on Democrats Wednesday night and called President Trump the "most abused president in American history."...
09:51, 2019-05-23

Inside Chase Center: The Warriors’ $1.4 billion pitch to keep Kevin Durant SAN FRANCISCO — On Wednesday, with all the hullabaloo swirling over a Warriors’ part-owner shoving Toronto’s Kyle Lowry on the sidelines at Oracle Arena, Golden State executive Rick Welts was across the Bay Bridge, conducting his final tour of the franchise’s pride and joy — the Chase Center. It is ...
04:34, 2019-06-08

Deadspin We’ve A New Contender For The Title Of Worst Ceremonial First Pitch Of All Time | Jezebel N Deadspin We’ve A New Contender For The Title Of Worst Ceremonial First Pitch Of All Time | Jezebel New Bones and Huge Testicles Tied Up With String, These Are a Few Of Incels’ Favorite Things | The Root ‘If I Would Have Complied, I Would Have Got Killed’: Man Narrowly Avoids Being Shot By Cop on Fac...
17:34, 2019-05-29

Nitish Kumar Opposes Centre's Pitch For Public-Private Tie-Up In Railways Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, a BJP ally, has opposed the central government's proposal to bring public-private partnerships in Railways to enhance infrastructure and connectivity....
08:51, 2019-07-09

Sri Lanka vs South Africa: Swarm of bees causes a buzz on Durham pitch There was a bizarre moment in Sri Lanka's Cricket World Cup contest against South Africa on Friday as the players and umpires took special measures to avoid a troublesome swarm of bees....
17:00, 2019-06-28

Watch: Yankees' CC Sabathia throws out first pitch at final All-Star Game New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia threw out the ceremonial first pitch at Progressive Field before Tuesday's MLB All-Star Game, his final Midsummer Classic as a player....
16:00, 2019-07-10

Wild first pitch at Royals-White Sox game nails unsuspecting photographer A photographer was hit on a first pitch that went crazily awry Tuesday night before the Kansas City Royals game against the White Sox in Chicago.        ...
07:34, 2019-05-29

Boris Johnson, Jeremy Hunt make final pitch to Conservatives The two men competing to be Britain’s next leader have held their final televised event in front of Conservative Party members who will decide the winner...
00:01, 2019-07-18

Bernie Sanders makes closed-door pitch to top Democrats in must-win New Hampshire Bernie Sanders needs to come out on top next February in the New Hampshire primary, where he crushed Hillary Clinton by more than 20 percentage points in the state’s 2016 Democratic contest. And on Tuesday, during a campaign swing in NH, Sanders met behind closed doors with 50 top Democratic state l...
05:17, 2019-05-29

Max Scherzer plans to pitch Wednesday with broken nose, says Nationals manager Max Scherzer, who broke his nose Tuesday during batting practice, plans to pitch the second game of a DH on Wednesday, says Nationals manager.       ...
19:17, 2019-06-19

Amid rising conflict, Theresa May won't unveil 4th Brexit pitch as planned British Prime Minister Theresa May won't submit her fourth proposed agreement to leave the European Union on Friday, as it was planned -- amid rising discontent among members of her party and lawmakers....
02:51, 2019-05-24

Google has made a virtual soccer pitch to train AIs to play football Google has created a virtual soccer training pitch for AIs to use to learn how to play football. The AIs will need to learn short-term control and high-level strategies...
19:17, 2019-07-03

Ford takes regulator for a spin in pitch to save connected cars Ford and other carmakers such as BMW and Toyota don’t want to lose the rights they gained in 1999 from the FCC for a system designed to link cars, roadside beacons and traffic lights into a seamless wireless communication web....
15:00, 2019-06-18

Lawyers pitch plan to include entire U.S. in opioid settlement talks Lawyers representing county and municipal governments accusing drug manufacturers and distributors of fueling the U.S. opioid epidemic proposed a novel plan on Friday that would allow every community nationally to participate in negotiating billions of dollars in settlements....
18:17, 2019-06-14

Exclusive: Walmart to make first direct pitch to big corporate ad buyers at New York event Walmart Inc will meet large consumer goods companies and advertising firms for the first time in New York next week to pitch its advertising business, as the world's largest retailer aims to rev up its website and stores as a platform for other companies to reach customers....
15:34, 2019-05-22

In Pitch Black Waters, Scientists Capture Historic Video Of Giant Squid In the pitch black waters 750 meters below the surface of the Gulf of Mexico, a thin, undulating arm emerges from the gloom. For the first time, a live giant squid had been filmed in U.S. waters....
03:51, 2019-06-24

Democratic 2020 candidates pitch Iowa party leaders on how to beat Trump Nineteen Democratic presidential candidates delivered rapid-fire sales pitches to Iowa party leaders on Sunday, touting their ability to energize voters, win the White House and deliver on longtime party goals such as universal healthcare....
01:51, 2019-06-10

Liverpool under FSG: How learning from Fulham and Man Utd off the pitch helped bring glory back to Anfield As the city of Madrid turned into a speck on the horizon for the passengers of a flight chartered to bring the newly crowned champions of Europe back to Liverpool, John W Henry had plenty of time to consider everything that had led him to that moment....
11:34, 2019-06-15

Watch: Rangers' Joey Gallo homers on first pitch he sees in All-Star Game Texas Rangers center fielder Joey Gallo didn't take long to feel comfortable in his first career All-Star Game, hitting the first pitch he saw from Giants reliever Will Smith over the right-field wall for a home run....
16:00, 2019-07-10

Activists in Hong Kong make pitch to extradition protesters: register to vote Campaigners in Hong Kong have registered thousands of new voters during mass protests against controversial extradition law reform, pouncing on an opportunity to bolster the democratic opposition's prospects in upcoming elections....
14:17, 2019-06-20

In Paris, Héctor Bellerín Swaps The Football Pitch For The Louis Vuitton Catwalk "Playing a game is the best thing ever and you cannot compare the two things but [walking in the show] was something that I really, really enjoyed and I was very happy to be able to do it," the Arsenal defender told Vogue post-show...
00:51, 2019-06-21

Andy Murray: ‘I went from world No 1 to not being able to walk’ The tennis player on injury, being too hard on himself and sitting in silence with his wifeBorn in Glasgow, Andy Murray, 32, turned professional in 2005. In 2012 he took gold at the London Olympics and won the US Open. The following summer he won Wimbledon. In 2016 he took the title again and also t...
13:51, 2019-07-06

The Democratic Candidates Need New Walk-Out Songs Some music recommendations for Joe Biden, Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris, Beto O'Rourke and everyone else eyeballing a White House bid....
19:00, 2019-06-11

Inside NYC’s ‘first and only’ walk-in wedding chapel Queens is the new Vegas. Sure, the lower level of this Forest Hills office building may not look romantic, but it’s where DonnaMarie SanSevero has set up shop with what’s billed as “New York City’s first and only after-hours, walk-in wedding chapel.” The Reverend D’s ma...
23:51, 2019-07-16

Did the Denisovans Walk to North America? For a people from whom one 41,000 year old finger bone fossil from a nine year old girl, along with a bracelet she wore, were (until recently) the only authenticated known artifacts, the mysterious Denisovans sure received lots of publicity. ...
14:38, 2019-05-21

Indians pitcher Carlos Carrasco announces he is fighting leukemia, hopes to pitch again in 2019 The Indians right-hander told a Dominican TV station that he has leukemia, a type of cancer that affects the blood and bone marrow.       ...
20:51, 2019-07-06

Reptile wrangler who retrieved alligator from Chicago lagoon throws first pitch before Cubs game The reptile wrangler who retrieved a roughly 5-foot alligator from the Humboldt Park Lagoon in Chicago threw out the first pitch at the Chicago Cubs’ game against the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday....
22:17, 2019-07-17

MLB roundup: Kershaw exits before Dodgers win on walk-off HR Rookie Will Smith hit a walk-off home run in his fourth career game as the Los Angeles Dodgers remained undefeated in Clayton Kershaw starts with a 4-3 victory Saturday over the visiting Philadelphia Phillies....
15:00, 2019-06-02

Coach K's grandson a Duke walk-on: 'Earned it' Mike Krzyzewski's grandson Michael Savarino -- who appeared with Coack K in a SportsCenter commercial in 2015 -- is now a walk-on at Duke. The coach said he isn't anticipating any problems in the family....
00:51, 2019-06-07

A Dog, A Duck, And A Wario Walk Into A Smash Tournament... This week, America celebrates declaring its independence from England with hot dogs, fireworks, and, apparently, tanks stationed around the National Mall in Washington, D.C. But don’t let that stop you from catching Europe’s biggest Smash Bros. tournament of the year go down at Emirates Stadium in L...
04:51, 2019-07-04

Tiny motor can “walk” to carry out tasks Years ago, MIT Professor Neil Gershenfeld had an audacious thought. Struck by the fact that all the world’s living things are built out of combinations of just 20 amino acids, he wondered: Might it be possible to create a kit of just 20 fundamental parts that could be used to assemble all of the dif...
17:34, 2019-07-02

Betts’ bases-loaded walk gives Red Sox 4-3 win over Rangers BOSTON (AP) — Mookie Betts drew a bases-loaded walk in the ninth inning, giving the Boston Red Sox a 4-3 win over the Texas Rangers on Wednesday. Andrew Benintendi hit a triple and two doubles, driving in two runs for the Red Sox as they ended a three-game skid and avoided falling below .500 for the...
02:34, 2019-06-13

MLB roundup: Rays walk off after Yankees' rally Travis d'Arnaud hit a game-winning homer with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning as the Tampa Bay Rays overcame blowing a late lead and edged the New York Yankees 4-3 in St. Petersburg, Fla., on Saturday....
06:17, 2019-07-07

Phillies torment Mets bullpen again with walk-off HR Jean Segura's three-run walk-off homer capped a dramatic ninth-inning comeback by the host Philadelphia Phillies, who deepened the New York Mets' misery by completing a four-game sweep with a 6-3 win Thursday....
13:51, 2019-06-28

Mets actually on winning streak after dramatic walk-off Amed Rosario ran away from his teammates at first, all the way toward shortstop, playfully hopping up and down. Eventually, he accepted the friendly slaps on his helmet and feel-good Gatorade bath delivered by Pete Alonso. After the ugly sweep in Miami by the dreadful Marlins, the rumors of manager ...
07:34, 2019-05-22

Verdugo’s HR in 11th gives Dodgers 2nd straight walk-off win LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alex Verdugo hit his second home run of the game in the 11th inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Colorado Rockies 5-4 on Saturday night for their fifth straight win. Verdugo hit a fastball from Jesus Tinoco (0-1) into the Rockies’ bullpen in right field for his fourt...
11:51, 2019-06-23

Daredevil Nik Wallenda to walk in the air above Times Square Nik Wallenda has walked across Niagara Falls. And between two Chicago skyscrapers. Watching him attempt these feats on live TV is nerve-wracking — imagine what he’s going through. When the winds were blowing at 43 mph as he crossed the Little Colorado River gorge near the Grand Canyon, he admits it ...
06:34, 2019-06-21

Newman’s walk caps off Pittsburgh rally PITTSBURGH (AP) — Kevin Newman walked with the bases loaded in the 11th inning to cap a four-run rally as the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the San Diego Padres 11-10 on Sunday. The Pirates rallied from three-run deficits in the ninth and 11th innings to earn the series weep and improve their winning stre...
03:51, 2019-06-24

The Walking Dead is threatening to walk right out of Georgia For the last nine years, few shows on TV have been more thoroughly—or successfully—associated with the state of Georgia than AMC’s The Walking Dead, which not only films in the state, but also takes place in or around it, showcasing its lush wildlife, beautiful landscapes, and welcoming natural soun...
23:34, 2019-06-01

MLB roundup: Chirinos delivers as Astros walk off O's in 11 Robinson Chirinos delivered a walk-off double with two outs in the 11th inning, as the Houston Astros rallied for a 4-3 victory over the Baltimore Orioles in the opener of this three-game series Friday at Minute Maid Park....
17:51, 2019-06-08

Dodgers' Will Smith Launches One To Bel Air For Walk-Off Win Against Philadelphia Dodgers catcher Will Smith is not from West Philadelphia, neither born nor raised, and it’s not clear whether the playground was where he spent most of his days, but on Saturday he was certainly chillin’ out, maxin’, relaxin’ all cool while playing some baseball outside of the....101 Freeway? Whelp,...
18:34, 2019-06-02

Angels’ Andrew Heaney honors Tyler Skaggs with special first pitch, etches message into mound Los Angeles Angels pitcher Andrew Heaney honored the memory of his teammate Tyler Skaggs on Saturday with a special first pitch in his first start since his friend’s tragic death last week....
21:34, 2019-07-07

Cubs' Cole Hamels leaves Reds game after throwing warmup pitch in second inning Cole Hamels left after one inning against the Cincinnati Reds Friday night, the latest blow to a Chicago Cubs rotation already missing Kyle Hendricks.       ...
14:34, 2019-06-29

England Lionesses lose on the pitch but victory for women's football brings watershed moment closer than ever Phil Neville had promised that losing this semi-final would 'mean nothing' to him but, when he is finally able to reflect on an agonising defeat, the England manager will feel differently....
01:00, 2019-07-03

'FIFA 20' is a lot more than just street soccer For the first time since 2012, street soccer is coming back to the FIFA franchise. Today, at E3 2019, EA Sports revealed a new mode called Volta that will bring small-sided play to FIFA 20, which takes a cue from the FIFA Street series that launched......
15:34, 2019-06-09

BuzzFeed Staffers Walk Off the Job as Union Fight Escalates BuzzFeed staffers across the country walked off the job this afternoon, the latest escalation in a months-long effort to push CEO Jonah Peretti to recognize his newsroom employees’ union, which is represented by the NewsGuild....
00:51, 2019-06-18

AFL great Michael Long plans second Indigenous walk Former player first walked to Canberra 15 years agoNo date set as 49-year-old recovers from health issueIndigenous leader and AFL great Michael Long will lead another walk to Canberra, saying lives are at stake.On the 15th anniversary of his walk from Melbourne to Canberra that led to a meeting with...
20:17, 2019-05-23

Busted ‘burglar’ grins big for the camera during perp walk He’s smiling all the way to the slammer. A Long Island man took advantage of his five minutes of fame Tuesday morning — grinning for the camera and shouting about his innocence as he was carted off to a courthouse to answer to burglary charges. “I’m innocent, I’m innoce...
03:17, 2019-07-03

Walk the line: behind the story of Michael Gove's cocaine use Tory leadership hopeful revealed he had taken drug in mock-media interview for 2016 campaignIn the run-up to his 2016 campaign to be Tory leader, Michael Gove was being subjected to a mock media interview by his team, as they tried to anticipate what questions he could face from journalists. Related...
21:17, 2019-06-09

Walk this way: Dodgers beat D-backs 5-4 on 5 straight walks Cody Bellinger's bases-loaded walk _ the fifth in a row given up by Arizona's bullpen with two outs _ forced in the winning run in the ninth and helped the Los Angeles Dodgers edge the Diamondbacks 5-4       ...
14:17, 2019-07-03

First female astronaut will walk on moon by 2024: NASA Men may be from Mars, but women will help conquer it by walking on the moon. The first female astronaut will step foot on the moon by 2024 — where astronauts will test spacecraft for an eventual future mission to Mars, NASA has announced. The mission — nicknamed “Artemis” after the twin sister of my...
01:00, 2019-06-17

Parker Posey just spent $1.5M on a cute walk-up apartment Unlike her character Darla Marks in the 1993 cult classic film “Dazed and Confused” — a rising high-school senior who bullies and hazes a group of soon-to-be freshmen girls — actress Parker Posey is all grown up. So grown up, in fact, that Posey just bought herself another New York City ...
21:51, 2019-05-30

Did Supernovae Inspire Our Hominin Ancestors to Walk Upright? Did ancient supernovae induce proto-humans to walk on two legs, eventually resulting in Homo sapiens with hands free to build cathedrals, design rockets and snap iPhone selfies? ...
16:17, 2019-05-30

MLB roundup: Bellinger blasts D-backs, extends L.A.'s walk-off run The Los Angeles Dodgers continued their late-game heroics, winning their fifth consecutive home game in walk-off fashion, this time on a Cody Bellinger home run in the 10th inning for a 5-4 victory Wednesday over the visiting Arizona Diamondbacks....
11:51, 2019-07-04

What's it like to walk the entire length of China's Great Wall? In the 1980s, Dong Yao-hui was part of the first three-person team to walk the entire length of China's Great Wall. Find out how he did it and how he's focused on its preservation today....
04:34, 2019-06-19

Dodgers beat D-backs 5-4 for 5th straight home walk-off win All-Star Cody Bellinger hit a tiebreaking homer in the 10th inning, giving the Los Angeles Dodgers a franchise-record fifth consecutive walk-off victory at home, 5-4 over the Arizona Diamondbacks       ...
11:51, 2019-07-04

Newman's walk caps off Pittsburgh rally Kevin Newman walked with the bases loaded in the 11th inning to cap a four-run rally as the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the San Diego Padres 11-10       ...
03:34, 2019-06-24

What is the shortest walk a footballer has had to their home stadium? | The Knowledge Plus: goals mirroring caps, a substitute keeper forcing his opposing No 1 to be withdrawn, and more. Mail us or tweet @TheKnowledge_GU“What is the smallest recorded distance between a player’s house/apartment/residence and their home stadium? Have any top-level players been able to walk to a game be...
11:17, 2019-06-05

Watch: Jay Bruce belts Phillies' first walk-off hit of 2019 Veteran outfielder Jay Bruce played the role of hero by smacking the Philadelphia Phillies' first walk-off hit of 2019 in a dramatic win against the New York Mets....
19:34, 2019-06-27

Dodgers beat Red Sox in 12 innings on Muncy's RBI walk Max Muncy drew a bases-loaded walk and Alex Verdugo had an RBI single during a three-run 12th inning, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Boston Red Sox 7-4 in another late-night showdown of last year's pennant winners       ...
08:17, 2019-07-15

Trump wades into Brexit talks, urges UK to ‘walk away’ President Trump urged Britain’s next prime minister to “walk away” from trying to reach a deal to leave the European Union if Brussels doesn’t give ground during negotiations over Brexit. ​”They’ve got to get it done,” ​Trump told the Sunday Times ​in an interview publi...
00:17, 2019-06-03

Trump Calls on Britain to ‘Walk Away’ if E.U. Does Not Concede to Its Demands President Trump subverted diplomatic norms in a newspaper interview, also suggesting that the far-right populist Nigel Farage be sent in to negotiate....
06:00, 2019-06-02

A stranger paid off a student’s debt so she could walk in her graduation Joe Belanger/Shutterstock Karen Moore, a woman from South Carolina, wanted to do something good for her community. She called the principal of her alma mater, asking if there were any outstanding debts. As it turned out, one student owed money to a third-party company and it might've prevented them...
00:17, 2019-06-08

Rookie trifecta: Smith delivers 3rd straight walk-off for LA LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hours after being called up from the minors, Will Smith connected for a pinch-hit, three-run homer with two outs in the ninth inning that lifted the Los Angeles Dodgers over the Colorado Rockies 6-3 Sunday. It was the third straight day a Dodgers rookie hit a walk-off homer — all ...
03:51, 2019-06-24

‘Jeopardy!’ champ donates to a cancer walk in Trebek’s name The “Jeopardy!” champion who won more than $2 million is honoring the host of the game show. James Holzhauer donated a portion of his winnings to a Chicago-area pancreatic cancer walk in Alex Trebek’s name. An organizer for the 2019 Naperville Pancreatic Cancer Research Walk said h...
16:51, 2019-06-20

Ellen DeGeneres' mom has a message for other parents of abused children, 'Believe them' "I wish I had the capacity to listen to her when she told me," Betty DeGeneres said after Ellen discussed her sexual abuse with David Letterman.        ...
21:51, 2019-05-31

Trump tells UK to 'walk away' if EU does not give what it wants in Brexit: Sunday Times U.S. President Donald Trump said Britain should refuse to pay its 39 billion pound EU divorce bill and “walk away” from Brexit talks if Brussels does not give the UK what it wants....
02:51, 2019-06-02

‘Dragon Quest Walk’ turns ‘Pokemon Go’ into a full-scale RPG There have been multiple Pokemon Go clones in the years since the mobile phenomenon launched, but none have made a fraction of the impact as the original. Niantic’s next game, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, has a chance to once again reach a wide audience when it launches later this year, but an...
07:17, 2019-06-04

Nik Wallenda and sister plan highwire walk over Times Square NEW YORK (AP) — For his next trick, daredevil Nik Wallenda plans to cross New York’s Times Square — without his feet touching the ground. ABC announced Thursday that Wallenda and his sister Lijana will cross the tourist hotspot during a 1,300-foot (396-meter) simultaneous highwire walk 25 stor...
14:17, 2019-05-23

No cart for you: R&A tells John Daly to take a walk at British Open John Daly will have to walk the course at Royal Portrush if he wants to play in his 24th British Open, beginning July 18.       ...
23:51, 2019-07-06

Outsider or Insider? How Bernie Sanders Learned to Walk the Line Mr. Sanders was met with scorn when he arrived on Capitol Hill in 1990. But in the years since, he has evolved from a gadfly to a reliable team player....
00:00, 2019-07-07

Square Enix's answer to 'Pokémon Go' is 'Dragon Quest Walk' Square Enix today announced its own AR exploration game in the style of Pokémon Go. Dragon Quest Walk will include challenges to visit real-world locations to complete quests and though the gameplay details aren't clear, the trailer highlights......
14:34, 2019-06-03

British tourist ‘may never walk again’ after snapping neck on water slide A British tourist faces being paralyzed for life after he broke his neck on a water slide in Spain. David Briffaut, 23, snapped two vertebrae in his neck in a freak accident after sliding head-first down the ‘Splash’ ride on a board into the water. The golf-green keeper was in intensive care last ni...
11:17, 2019-07-17

Mike Krzyzewski to coach his grandson as a Duke walk-on in 2019-20 Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski will get the opportunity to welcome a family member to his team next season. Michael Savarino will be a preferred walk-on.        ...
16:34, 2019-06-06

Yankees use bases-loaded walk to beat Orioles 6-5 for sweep BALTIMORE (AP) — Mychal Givens walked Aaron Hicks with the bases loaded to force in the tiebreaking run in the ninth inning, and the New York Yankees defeated the Baltimore Orioles 6-5 Thursday to complete a four-game sweep. Clint Frazier and Luke Voit homered for the Yankees, who went deep 13 times...
22:17, 2019-05-23

Black patient arrested for 'stealing IV machine' on hospital walk A black man recovering from pneumonia has said he was arrested on suspicion of stealing his IV drip after he left hospital to take a walk on doctors' orders....
13:34, 2019-07-02

Third Red for Ed walk-in of the month held amid release of budget details TUCSON – For the third time this month, Red for Ed activists in Tucson held ‘walk-ins’ Wednesday morning. “We’re here to remind our legislators that Red for Ed is still very real,“ said Wes Oswald, a third-grade teacher at Manzo Elementary School. “Our students need textbooks in curriculum. Our scho...
20:00, 2019-05-22

At least 100 migrants walk free from shelled detention center in Tripoli Libyan officials allowed at least 100 migrants to walk free on Tuesday from a detention center in the capital Tripoli that was hit by a deadly attack last week....
22:17, 2019-07-09

Sydney council to trial Roundup replacement after workers walk off job Blacktown City staff refused to continue using glyphosate weedkillers due to cancer concernsA Sydney council says it will trial a new weedkiller after more than 500 workers walked off the job due to concerns over the use of the glyphosate-based Roundup.The union which represents council workers said...
16:17, 2019-07-04

Colorado’s Trevor Story rocks O’s with walk-off blast in the ninth Orioles blow three-run lead and surrender two home runs apiece to Story and Nolan Arenado in 8-6 loss in Baltimore’s first visit to Coors Field since 2004....
07:17, 2019-05-25

Watch: Braves beat Cardinals on bases-loaded walk The Atlanta Braves managed to beat the St. Louis Cardinals with a bases-loaded walk in the top of the 10th inning, claiming a 4-3 win in their series finale....
17:51, 2019-05-27

MLB roundup: Story walk-off leads Rockies past Orioles Trevor Story hit two home runs, including a two-run, walk-off homer in the ninth inning, and the Colorado Rockies rallied to beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-6 on Friday night in Denver....
14:51, 2019-05-25

A dramatic walk, terrible Orioles save Yankees after pen meltdown BALTIMORE — With the Yankees’ two hottest hitters glued to the dugout bench at the start of the game, Masahiro Tanaka delivered a performance worthy of ace status. Jonathan Holder and Tommy Kahnle then spit on it, which flushed a win for Tanaka but not for the Yankees, who used Aaron Hicks’ ba...
23:17, 2019-05-23

Meet the first man to walk the entire length of China's Great Wall On a warm spring morning in 1984, Dong Yao-hui and his two young friends, Wu De-yu and Zhang Yuan-hua, pulled on military surplus backpacks and boots and set out on a hike along a stretch of the Great Wall of China....
19:51, 2019-06-20

Edwin Encarnacion unleashes parrot walk for first time with Yankees On the night of Giancarlo Stanton’s long-awaited return to Yankee Stadium, Edwin Encarnacion officially announced his arrival to The Bronx. After going hitless in his first six at-bats in pinstripes, Encarnacion slugged his first home run with the Yankees — and American League-leading 22nd of the ye...
12:34, 2019-06-19

Daredevil Nik Wallenda and sis to walk on high wire above Times Square Tightrope daredevil Nik Wallenda and his sister Lijana are taking their next highwire act to Times Square, where they’ll balance 1,300 feet above The Crossroads of the World. The heart-pounding June 23 stunt, which will be aired on a two-hour prime-time ABC special, will feature the duo starting on ...
23:17, 2019-05-23

The Latest: FIFA says arrest of Platini is ‘concerning’ FIFA says it is ‘concerning’ to hear that former UEFA president Michel Platini has been arrested in France in relation to a corruption probe into the awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar...
13:34, 2019-06-18

'I'm down with' booing of FIFA boss, says US star In the aftermath of World Cup final victory, USWNT coach Jill Ellis, part of her face hidden by a white cap with a USA badge on the front, was alone on the podium facing a puzzled media. Her captain was not by her side, as is usually the custom in post-match press conferences....
00:51, 2019-07-08

'I'm down with' booing of FIFA boss, says Rapinoe In the aftermath of World Cup final victory, USWNT coach Jill Ellis, part of her face hidden by a white cap with a USA badge on the front, was alone on the podium facing a puzzled media. Her captain was not by her side, as is usually the custom in post-match press conferences....
02:17, 2019-07-08

Chelsea appeal FIFA transfer ban to CAS "English Premier League side Chelsea have filed an appeal with the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) against a transfer ban imposed by world soccer governing body FIFA, the CAS said on Friday."...
11:51, 2019-06-07

| 'I want to sue him': Blatter to target Infantino, FIFA FIFA president Gianni Infantino is running unopposed in his bid for a second term as the head of world football's governing body, but Sepp Blatter plans to sue him....
17:34, 2019-05-29

The Latest: FIFA says arrest of Platini is 'concerning' The Latest on the French investigation involving Michel Platini (all times local): ___ 12:50 p.m. FIFA says it is "concerning" to hear that former UEFA president Michel Platini has been arrested in France in relation to a corruption probe into the awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar....
13:17, 2019-06-18

Wallenda stunt siblings to walk 25 stories high across Times Square The rope is no wider than his thumb, the height is 25 stories up and the length is five city blocks, but what really concerns aerialist Nik Wallenda about his highwire walk in New York on Sunday is......
00:51, 2019-06-21

McCann’s bases-loaded walk lifts Braves past Cardinals in 10 ST. LOUIS (AP) — Brian McCann drew a bases-loaded walk in the 10th inning and the Atlanta Braves rallied for a 4-3 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday night. Atlanta, which scored three runs in the ninth to tie it, has won 12 of 16 and captured its fifth successive series by winning two of th...
06:17, 2019-05-27

"Why Didn't He Walk": Ex-South Africa Star Questions Williamson's Ethics Former South Africa spinner Paul Adams spoiled New Zealand's party with a question over captain Kane Williamson's ethics after he escaped a dismissal despite edging the ball....
09:17, 2019-06-20

Solace Sunrise Walk Shines Light On Suicide, Mental Health LEXINGTON (LEX 18) — It was an early wake-up call Saturday for participants in a 5K walk in Lexington that kicked off before the sun came up. Dozens took part in the Solace Sunrise Walk out at Coldstream Park, raiding awareness about suicide and mental health. The unusual charity walk began be...
16:00, 2019-06-08

These Siblings Will Walk 25 Stories High For Death-Defying Highwire Stunt Nik Wallenda and his sister Lijana plan to walk 1,300 feet across New York's busy Times Square on Sunday in a live television event that has been six years in the making....
11:51, 2019-06-21

Watch: Oakland's Matt Chapman hits walk-off home run against Rays Oakland Athletics third baseman Matt Chapman's second walk-off home run of the season gave the Athletics a 5-4 victory over the Tampa Bays at RingCentral Coliseum....
19:17, 2019-06-21

Watch: Cardinals' Paul Goldschmidt beats Marlins with 453-foot walk-off HR Paul Goldschmidt had the final swat and say in a St. Louis Cardinals' win against the Miami Marlins, hitting a 453-foot walk-off homer in the bottom of the 11th inning....
19:34, 2019-06-20

Veterans walk out on Ocasio-Cortez after she bashes Trump, US foreign policy Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez bashed US foreign policy during a private meeting with Bronx community leaders, prompting two military veterans to storm out....
07:17, 2019-06-02

Tucson native/Sahuaro High Grad with walk-off homer for LA Dodgers LOS ANGELES – Tucson native & former Sahuaro High School standout Alex Verdugo hit his second home run of the game in the 11th inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Colorado Rockies 5-4 on Saturday night for their fifth straight win.  The Old Pueblo native is hitting over .300 for the fi...
10:17, 2019-06-23

Popular famous person Batman to get his own star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame We can now add “Beating the ever-loving crap out of murderclowns” to the things that can get a person a star on Hollywood’s well-known Walk Of Fame. The Hollywood Chamber Of Commerce announced that popular vigilante The Batman will be among the recipients of a new star next year at the popular touri...
06:17, 2019-06-21

Veterans walk out of meeting with Ocasio-Cortez after she bashes US foreign policy Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez bashed US foreign policy during a private meeting with Bronx community leaders, prompting two military veterans to storm out. “She knocks the country, she knocks the president. And that’s not what America is about,” said Silvio Mazzella, a Vietnam War vet and treasurer ...
21:51, 2019-06-01

Matthew McConaughey spoke at Guy Fieri's Hollywood Walk Of Fame ceremony A star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame is the greatest honor a person in entertainment can receive that they also must pay $50,000 for. The chance to be immortalized among the many Batmen, Jack Sparrows, and brawling Spongebobs is one that simply cannot be passed up. So when, at long last, the time ca...
20:34, 2019-05-23

Q107 host Fearless Fred to walk 24 hours straight for charity This is the second year in a row the radio host is walking for the Children's Wish Foundation. His non-stop, 24-hour journey kicks off on Friday, June 21....
16:17, 2019-06-19

Nancy Pelosi, Trying to Walk a Middle Path, Accuses Trump of a ‘Cover-Up’ Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s accusation was intended to slow the building momentum toward opening an impeachment inquiry among Democrats, but it set off the president....
20:00, 2019-05-22

No walk in park as Sung-hyun wins LPGA event by one shot Park Sung-hyun made a tap-in birdie at the par-five final hole to win the NW Arkansas Championship on Sunday and stake her claim for the world number one ranking....
04:34, 2019-07-01

In Hair-Raising Stunt, Siblings Walk On Wire 25 Stories Over New York Siblings from a famed circus family - the Flying Wallendas - walked a wire strung 25 stories over New York's Times Square Sunday, in a hair-raising balancing act performed across five city blocks....
09:17, 2019-06-24

Watch: Phillies' Jean Segura smacks walk-off homer vs. Mets Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Jean Segura helped his squad secure a walk-off victory for the second consecutive night by belting a 381-foot homer in the ninth inning of a 6-3 victory against the New York Mets....
13:51, 2019-06-28

76ers player says team will ‘walk to the Finals’ now that Kawhi Leonard is on the Clippers James Ennis III will likely need some of his better-known teammates to back up his words in a conference that still has Gianis Antetokounmpo's Bucks....
07:17, 2019-07-11

Matthew McConaughey Reveals He's a Guy Fieri Fan at Hollywood Walk of Fame Ceremony Alright, alright, alright! It is the moment that people have long been waiting for: Guy Fieri is getting his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The famed Diners, Drive-ins and Dives host......
09:17, 2019-05-23

The Warm-Up: An idiot’s guide to FIFA PR wins "Jack Lang celebrates yesterday\u0027s World Cup news (kind of), enjoys some vintage Big Mick, and prepares for a summer of kooky transfer announcement videos..."...
15:00, 2019-05-23

Out of turmoil, Infantino set to lead FIFA into calmer era After years of turmoil for FIFA, Gianni Infantino this week will get a fresh four-year presidential term to lead world soccer in relative calm        ...
20:51, 2019-06-03

Saudis, Bahrain, UAE join to bid for FIFA’s U-20 World Cup GENEVA (AP) — Middle East neighbors Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates are jointly bidding to host the Under-20 World Cup in 2021. FIFA says the Gulf plan is among five to express interest in bidding, including Brazil. Indonesia, Peru and a Myanmar-Thailand joint bid are the others. ...
19:17, 2019-05-23

Infantino says FIFA scandals gone, despite corruption cases Ahead of his re-election as FIFA president, Gianni Infantino said Wednesday he has banished scandals and corruption from the soccer body despite losing members of his council for misconduct....
11:51, 2019-06-05

Women’s World Cup will be best ever but is it because of or despite Fifa? | Kieran Pender Over 45,000 fans loved the opening ceremony as France kicked off the event in style but will it be enough for the French public to overcome a reticence regarding the women’s game?The Parisian weather failed to dampen a colourful opening to the Women’s World Cup on Friday, with the French musician Ja...
05:51, 2019-06-08

FIFA says only 14 women's World Cup matches are sold out World soccer governing body FIFA said on Tuesday that they have allocated a million tickets for the ongoing women's World Cup in France but only 14 of the 52 matches are sold out, countering claims that tickets were selling fast....
14:17, 2019-06-12

The Latest: FIFA will cooperate with soccer investigations PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French investigation involving Michel Platini (all times local): ___ 1:20 p.m. FIFA says it is committed to cooperating with investigations following the arrest of former UEFA president Michel Platini in France in relation to a corruption probe into the awarding of the...
14:17, 2019-06-18

FIFA: Only 32 teams in Qatar World Cup 2022 World football's governing body was hoping to expand the competition to include 48 countries. However, that would have needed another Gulf country to host games along with Qatar, amid deteriorating ties in the region....
07:34, 2019-05-23

EA announces Volta, an NBA Street-like mode for FIFA 20 Soccer is going to the streets in Volta, a new mode for FIFA 20. EA showed it before EA Play in Los Angeles ahead of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3). Read More...
22:51, 2019-06-08

FIFA 20: release date, news, new modes and everything else there is to know Goal, goal, goal. Football, football, football. No ‘soccer’ shenanigans here folks – we’re talking about the beautiful game, FIFA 20, the 2020 season’s updated footie simulator.We’re yet to have confirmation that there’s a new FIFA game on the way fro...
23:00, 2019-06-05

FIFA confirms life ban for Brazil's Del Nero FIFA's appeal committee has rejected an appeal by former Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) president Marco Polo Del Nero against his life ban from the sport, the global soccer body said on Monday....
20:51, 2019-05-27

Dodgers make MLB history as rookie lifts team with walk-off homer for third night in a row The Dodgers' Matt Beaty, Alex Verdugo and Will Smith became the first set of rookie teammates to hit back-to-back-to-back walk-off homers.       ...
03:34, 2019-06-24

John Walker Lindh, American ex-Taliban militant, set to walk free Thursday The militant known as American Taliban is set to be released from a U.S. federal prison Thursday despite fresh concerns from lawmakers over the “security and safety implications” of such a move – as they say he continues to “openly call for extremist violence.”...
20:00, 2019-05-21

Scientists suggest a nearby supernova may have prompted human ancestors to walk upright For scientists studying the history of human evolution, determining when certain changes happened and what may have prompted those changes are very important questions to answer. It’s only natural that we wonder where we came from, but there’s only so much that fossils can teach us, and ...
06:17, 2019-05-30

Intel AI researchers combine reinforcement learning methods to teach 3D humanoid how to walk Intel AI researchers have devised methods to combine forms of reinforcement learning in order to teach OpenAI's Humanoid how to walk without falling.Read More...
01:34, 2019-06-12

Simulated All-Star Game: Matt Chapman propels American League to walk-off win American League rallies for 4-3 win on Matt Chapman's RBI single in the bottom of the 10th in USA TODAY's annual Dynasty League Baseball simulation.       ...
09:34, 2019-07-09

Paris' Louvre museum reopens one day after workers walk out to protest overcrowding The museum, which houses the Mona Lisa and the Venus de Milo, was shut down Tuesday after employees walked out to protest overcrowding.        ...
16:00, 2019-05-29

Pete Davidson, Kendall Jenner walk in Alexander Wang fashion show Embracing Manhattan’s iconic Rockefeller Center as his venue, Alexander Wang offers a huge hug to his city and American fashion as he showed his latest collection al fresco. (May 31)        ...
09:34, 2019-06-01

Forgetful Baseball Man Turns Game-Tying Double Into Mortifying Walk-Off Homer A minor league baseball game between Norfolk and Scranton Wilkes-Barre went into the bottom of the 10th inning with Norfolk leading 6-5. With the tying run at second, Scranton’s Breyvic Valera hit a ball down the right field line that looked destined to tie the game and put Valera on second with a s...
21:51, 2019-06-20

Watch: Cody Bellinger hits two home runs in Dodgers' walk-off win over Diamondbacks Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Cody Bellinger hit two home runs, including a game-winning blast in the 10th inning, to give the Dodgers their fifth straight walk-off victory at Dodgers Stadium....
15:51, 2019-07-04

‘Jeopardy!’ star James Holzhauer donates to cancer walk in Alex Trebek’s name Former “Jeopardy!” champion James Holzhauer donated a portion of his winnings to a cancer walk in host Alex Trebek’s name, a report said Wednesday. Holzhauer, who amassed $2,464,216 in prize money through a historic 32 straight wins, doled out some of his earnings to the Chicago-ar...
06:34, 2019-06-20

Infantino says African football will 'significantly improve' with FIFA help "FIFA President Gianni Infantino said on Wednesday that the unprecedented move to step in and jointly administer African football with the regional body CAF will \"significantly improve\" the sport on the continent."...
21:17, 2019-07-17

Rapinoe slams FIFA over schedule, prize money United States co-captain Megan Rapinoe launched a scathing attack on world soccer's governing body FIFA, on the eve of the women's World Cup final, saying the organization did not respect the female game....
23:17, 2019-07-06

The Latest: Infantino re-elected as FIFA president to 2023 PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the FIFA meetings ahead of the Women’s World Cup (all times local): ___ 11:25 a.m. Gianni Infantino has been re-elected as FIFA president through 2023. FIFA’s 211 member federation acclaimed him without a vote because he was the only candidate. Infantino, a 4...
13:51, 2019-06-05

Chelsea challenges FIFA transfer ban at sports court LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Chelsea has filed an appeal with the Court of Arbitration for Sport against a one-year transfer ban imposed by FIFA for breaking youth transfer rules. The court has confirmed the expected appeal, adding it is “not possible to say at this time” when a verdict ...
11:51, 2019-06-07

FIFA president wants to expand Women’s World Cup to 32 teams FIFA President Gianni Infantino will need quick approval from ruling bodies to enlarge the Women's World Cup, with bidding already underway for the 2023 edition....
02:34, 2019-07-06

FIFA's Infantino wants to expand women's World Cup to 32 teams FIFA President Gianni Infantino wants to expand the women's World Cup to 32 teams from 24 for the next edition in 2023 along with doubling the prize money to $60 million, he said on Friday....
19:00, 2019-07-05

Opinion: C'mon, FIFA. Let the women have their day with World Cup final FIFA allowed two confederations to schedule championship games of men's tournaments on the same day as the World Cup final for the women.       ...
23:51, 2019-07-06

Reelected head Gianni Infantino says FIFA scandals over Gianni Infantino has been reelected president of FIFA, after running unopposed. He said that the organization has been transformed into being "synonymous with credibility."...
15:17, 2019-06-05

Watch FIFA boss Infantino his hilariously bad corner "Playing for the association in a FIFA internal tournament, president Gianni Infantino didn\u0027t cover himself in glory when taking a corner kick..."...
09:34, 2019-06-07

Megan Rapinoe hits out at FIFA on eve of World Cup final Megan Rapinoe, one the of the stand out football stars from the Women's World Cup, has hit out at FIFA for disrespecting the women's game on the eve of the tournament's final....
09:17, 2019-07-07

Rapinoe: FIFA's prize money boost still 'not fair' Despite a proposal announced Friday by FIFA president Gianni Infantino to invest $1 billion in the women's game over the next four years and double prize money at the 2023 Women's World Cup, U.S. captain Megan Rapinoe says female soccer players are not respected equally by their sport's internationa...
21:17, 2019-07-06

Pay equity in sports overshadows the FIFA Women’s World Cup After beating the Netherlands 2-0, Team USA soccer star Megan Rapinoe says there was no mistaking that the crowd was chanting "equal pay, equal pay."...
21:17, 2019-07-09

FIFA Women's World Cup semifinal live: England vs. USA England and the United States are set to face each other in Lyon with a berth in the final on the line. Follow all of the live action here, starting at 21:00 CEST!...
23:17, 2019-07-02

Fifa confirms appointment of Fatma Samoura in Africa Fifa confirms the appointment of its general secretary Fatma Samoura as a 'General Delegate for Africa' in light of recent governance issues on the continent....
13:51, 2019-06-20

| EX-FIFA exec Warner ordered by judge to pay $79 million Former FIFA vice president and North American regional football president Jack Warner has been ordered to pay $79 million in damages by a federal judge....
18:34, 2019-07-11

Watch FIFA boss Infantino hit hilariously bad corner "Playing for the association in a FIFA internal tournament, president Gianni Infantino didn\u0027t cover himself in glory when taking a corner kick..."...
11:51, 2019-06-07

FIFA gets tougher on racism in disciplinary code update FIFA is doubling its minimum ban for racist incidents to 10 games, and will start inviting players to make victim statements at disciplinary hearings       ...
17:17, 2019-07-11

Putin awards medal to FIFA president Infantino MOSCOW (AP) — Vladimir Putin has given FIFA president Gianni Infantino a medal. The Russian president awarded Infantino the Order of Friendship at the Kremlin on Thursday. Infantino has often said last year’s World Cup in Russia, where the host nation surprisingly reached the quarterfinals, wa...
19:17, 2019-05-23

FIFA Drops Plan for 48-Team World Cup in 2022 Abandoning a proposal championed by its president, FIFA concluded that it could not host the larger tournament in Qatar or come up with a solution to share the event with the tiny gulf emirate’s neighbors....
21:17, 2019-05-22

'Is it too much to ask?' Matildas take fight to Fifa over fair Women's World Cup pay PFA demands an immediate doubling of prize moneyCurrently women playing for 7.5% of men’s purseThe chasm that exists between men’s and women’s pay in football has been addressed by the World Cup-bound Matildas, who have taken their claim for gender equity in prize money to Fifa on the eve of the tou...
07:34, 2019-06-04

FIFA faces fan backlash over seating at women's World Cup World soccer governing body FIFA is facing a backlash on social media from fans who bought multiple tickets for next month's women's World Cup in France only to discover that their seats were not together....
10:34, 2019-05-22

The Latest: FIFA to offer different Champions League reforms French Football Federation president Noel Le Graet says Champions League reforms which could be decided by December "don't need to make the rich richer."        ...
20:51, 2019-06-03

| FIFA's Boban 'not in favour' of stadium closures for racism Former Croatia international Zvonimir Boban says he is against football matches being suspended if players are racially abused by a small number of fans....
19:34, 2019-06-03

Teen killed in motorcycle accident receives ‘Honor Walk’ en route to donate organs Hundreds lined the halls of a Nevada hospital as an 18-year-old man who died in a motorcycle accident had his wish to donate his organs to others fulfilled....
18:17, 2019-06-12

Rory McIlroy walks the walk but Rickie Fowler sets early pace at the US Open • Northern Irishman completes first round in three-under 68• Schauffele and Oosthuizen soon join Fowler in the 66 clubRory McIlroy had become frustrated by slow starts in majors to the point where he made a point of highlighting what damage a poor first round can do. He was tired of playing catch-up...
01:34, 2019-06-14

Watch: White Sox's Jose Abreu beats Tigers with extra innings walk-off homer Chicago White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu smashed a 364-foot walk-off homer to lead his squad to a comeback victory over the Detroit Tigers in the second game of a double-header....
15:51, 2019-07-04

Man who destroyed Trump's Walk Of Fame star has been arrested for stealing Marilyn Monroe statue Last July, a man named Austin Clay was arrested after he destroyed Donald Trump’s Hollywood Walk Of Fame star with a pickax that he had hidden in a guitar case. As the story goes, he then called the cops on himself, told them “see you soon,” and patiently waited for the police to show up and arrest ...
21:34, 2019-06-23

Julia Roberts, Chris Hemsworth to receive Hollywood Walk of Fame stars in 2020 Julia Roberts, Chris Hemsworth, Cindy Crawford, Kathie Lee Gifford, Milo Ventimiglia, Wendy Williams, Alicia Keys and other stars will be honored on the Hollywood Walk of Fame....
19:01, 2019-06-21

Ivanka Trump Enters North Korea With Father, Calls Short Walk "Surreal" Few Americans alive today have set foot inside North Korea, the isolated, nuclear-armed dictatorship sometimes called the Hermit Kingdom. On Sunday, Ivanka Trump became one of them, capping a......
05:00, 2019-07-01

Singer August Alsina hospitalized after losing ability to walk: 'I couldn’t feel my legs' The hip hop/R&B hitmaker took to Instagram on Monday, announcing that he was recently hospitalized for losing the ability to walk. The singer revealed his calamity in a series of video messages to fans, showing him laying down in a hospital bed....
21:00, 2019-07-10

Scary Stories director André Øvredal steps over to Stephen King's The Long Walk According to Deadline, Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark director André Øvredal has signed on to direct The Long Walk, an adaptation of the old Stephen King/Richard Bachman book of the same name. We still don’t know for sure how good his Scary Stories to be, but he did make the critically acclaimed ...
04:17, 2019-05-22

Oregon high school students involved in senior prank will get to walk at graduation, officials say Students involved in a senior prank at an Oregon high school on Friday will get the opportunity to walk at their graduation after they were initially told they might not be able to as punishment....
11:00, 2019-06-11

Hollywood Walk of Fame's 2020 Class Revealed: Julia Roberts, Chris Hemsworth and More The Hollywood Walk of Fame will be shining even brighter in 2020. On Thursday afternoon, the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce's Walk of Fame Selection Committee announced the full list......
01:51, 2019-06-21

Infantino re-elected FIFA president unopposed at Paris congress "Gianni Infantino was re-elected FIFA president unopposed at the congress of world football\u0027s governing body in Paris on Wednesday as he claimed to have turned the organisation from being \"toxic and almost criminal\" back to its core values."...
00:51, 2019-06-06

FIFA says wrong to stop Iran activists in World Cup stadiums NICE, France (AP) — FIFA says it was wrong for people campaigning for women to be allowed into Iranian soccer stadiums to be removed from a Women’s World Cup game in France. Stadium security officials intervened in Grenoble during Saturday’s game between New Zealand and Canada when they ...
12:34, 2019-06-18

'FIFA 20' revives 'Street' soccer games on September 27th EA has explored seemingly every angle of official soccer (yes, football) pitches in the FIFA series, so what's left to do? Take it to unofficial pitches, of course. The company is releasing FIFA 20 on September 27th for PC, PS4 and Xbox One, and its......
22:51, 2019-06-08

FIFA makes penalty shootout rule change during World Cup VALENCIENNES, France (AP) — The debut of video review in women’s soccer is causing confusion and has pushed FIFA to make a rule change heading into the knockout phase of the World Cup. FIFA received approval from the game’s lawmaking body to suspend the rule that goalkeep...
19:34, 2019-06-21

Swiss prosecutors say FIFA work continues after boss recused The Swiss federal prosecution office says most criminal proceedings in its five-year FIFA investigation will continue unaffected by the attorney general being recused       ...
18:00, 2019-06-19

Women’s World Cup hit by empty seats and Fifa’s warped priorities Great on-field achievements at France 2019 are undermined by the governing body’s apparent undervaluing of the eventFrom fans finding pre-tournament that they would be seated separately from friends and family, to exaggerated ticket sales and overzealous stewarding, Fifa has struggled to meet the ex...
21:34, 2019-06-18

Megan Rapinoe attacks Fifa: 'A terrible idea to put everything on the same day' – video Megan Rapinoe has taken a swipe at Fifa the day before her USA side play in the women's World Cup final. 'It is terrible scheduling for everyone.' the co-captain said. She added: 'Obviously there are two other finals going on but this is the World Cup final – this is like, cancel everything day. So ...
00:00, 2019-07-07

AP Source: FIFA vice president Ahmad detained in Paris PARIS (AP) — A person familiar with the situation says FIFA vice president Ahmad has been detained in Paris, a day before the start of the Women’s World Cup. The person says the African Football Confederation president was detained for questioning on Thursday morning in the French capital. The...
14:00, 2019-06-06

FIFA accused of failing Afghan sexual abuse victims While FIFA celebrates women's football at the World Cup in France, it tramples it underfoot in other regions. For its president Gianni Infantino, the sexual abuse of Afghan national players is only an annoying side note....
02:51, 2019-07-05

FIFA Women's World Cup: Why Germany has a unique football vocabulary It doesn't feel that way now, but Germans weren't enthusiastic about football in the 19th century. Christoph Marx, a World Cup historian, explains how special terms for soccer were developed to change that....
17:51, 2019-06-07

FIFA 19 Futties Nominees, Voting Results, New FUT Player SBC's and more from EA Sports EA Sports might have announced the FIFA 19 Futties earlier this week, but the first Nominee's and winners from fan votes are revealed today. Here's everything you need to know....
21:34, 2019-07-05

Afghanistan: Will FIFA's investigation into sexual abuse claims have any impact? As the World Cup approaches, FIFA are investigating claims female footballers from Afghanistan were sexually abused. But with conservative attitudes so entrenched and victim-blaming rife, can it make any difference?...
02:34, 2019-06-07

Nations League winner Portugal rises in FIFA rankings ZURICH (AP) — Nations League champion Portugal is up two places to No. 5 in the FIFA men’s rankings which are still led by Belgium. World champion France in second, Copa America host Brazil, and England complete an unchanged top four in the standings published Friday. World Cup runner-up Croat...
11:17, 2019-06-14

FIFA defends VAR ahead of women's World Cup quarter-finals "FIFA on Wednesday defended its VAR review system, saying referees had reached a 98% accuracy rate in decision-making during the group stage of the women\u0027s World Cup in France."...
21:00, 2019-06-27

Women's World Cup: Fifa opens disciplinary proceedings against Cameroon Fifa opens disciplinary proceedings against Cameroon for team misconduct, offensive behaviour and fair play breaches during the Women's World Cup loss to England....
23:17, 2019-06-27

FIFA begin disciplinary action against Cameroon after England defeat "June 26 (Reuters) - FIFA opened disciplinary proceedings against Cameroon after an ill-tempered 3-0 loss to England in the last 16 of the women\u0027s World Cup on Sunday, during which they reacted furiously to two VAR decisions."...
21:00, 2019-06-27

Chelsea transfer ban explained: What we know so far about Fifa blocking new signings for two windows Chelsea have been hit with a transfer embargo by Fifa, banning them for registering players for the two consecutive windows over breaching regulations regarding minors....
15:34, 2019-06-23

Qatar 2022: FIFA admits violation of workers' standards FIFA have for the first time admitted a violation in workers' standards as Qatar prepares for the 2022 World Cup. The revelation comes following an investigative report by German broadcaster WDR....
13:51, 2019-06-06

Swiss supreme court dismisses Valcke’s FIFA ban appeal LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The Swiss supreme court says it has rejected an appeal by former FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke against a 10-year ban from soccer for financial wrongdoing. The 58-year-old Valcke had argued that his punishment was excessive, and that he was denied a fair trial at t...
13:17, 2019-05-31

FIFA boss and Macron booed at World Cup final ceremony The crowd at the women's World Cup final booed FIFA chief Gianni Infantino and French president Emmanuel Macron as United States fans demanded equal pay for the players after their team claimed a fourth global title by beating the Netherlands 2-0 on Sunday....
13:51, 2019-07-08

Fifa set to close gender pay gap after 2019 Women's World Cup Fifa has agreed to negotiate more prize money for women's national teams after this summer's 2019 Women's World Cup, following a successful campaign by Australia....
18:17, 2019-06-04

Sri Lanka welcomes FIFA ruling Macau out of WCup qualifying Sri Lanka's soccer authorities have welcomed a FIFA decision to advance its team to the next round of the 2022 World Cup qualifiers removing Macau for its refusal to travel to Sri Lanka owing to the recent terror attacks       ...
14:34, 2019-06-29

The Latest: French president Macron hosts FIFA leaders FIFA president and secretary general have arrived at the Elysee Palace to meet French President Emmanuel Macron        ...
16:00, 2019-06-04

FIFA withdraws claim of 1 million tickets sold at World Cup PARIS (AP) — FIFA has withdrawn a claim that 1 million tickets have been sold for the Women’s World Cup and now says the total includes people paying nothing to attend games, including VIPs and even medical staff. FIFA deleted a tweet posted on Tuesday that said: “One million tickets for...
15:51, 2019-06-12

Sudan: 4 killed on first day of general strike At least four people were killed by Sudanese security forces Sunday as the opposition began a general strike that has emptied many of the capital's streets in protest against the country's military rule....
18:34, 2019-06-10

BL Santhosh Appointed BJP's New General Secretary BJP president Amit Shah on Sunday elevated party's joint general secretary (organisation) BL Santosh as its general secretary (organisation), a day after Ramlal was moved back to the RSS after holding......
06:51, 2019-07-15

Toby Alderweireld says Tottenham will 'leave our hearts on the pitch' in Champions League Final Toby Alderweireld is the only member of the Tottenham squad to have played in a Champions League Final but the defender says any mention of his 2014 defeat with Atletico Madrid has been banned ahead of Saturday....
18:34, 2019-05-29

Pirates broadcaster criticizes Braves outfielder Ronald Acuna Jr. for 'all the jewelry' after hit by pitch Longtime Pirates broadcaster Steve Blass tacitly criticized Braves outfielder Ronald Acuna Jr. for wearing jewelry Tuesday after a hit by pitch.        ...
00:00, 2019-06-06

‘Jeopardy!’ champ James Holzhauer donates to pancreatic cancer charity walk in Trebek's honor James Holzhauer is making a special donation to a walk in Illinois to raise money to find a cure for the same type of cancer that afflicts “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek....
08:34, 2019-06-20

Jeopardy champ James Holzhauer donated part of his winnings to a cancer walk for Alex Trebek On the final episode of James Holzhauer’s long run on Jeopardy, Alex Trebek thanked the champ for a get-well card from his daughter, in response to the host’s battle with pancreatic cancer: “I want to express my thanks to your beautiful little daughter, Natasha, for having made this get-well card fo...
20:17, 2019-06-20

Oregon high school students involved in senior prank must pay for cleanup, may not walk at graduation: principal A senior prank carried out by students at an Oregon High School may have cost them the opportunity to walk at their graduation. The principal of the school is also reportedly planning to charge each students about $50 to cover the cost of cleaning up their mess....
05:51, 2019-06-10

Mark Hamill calls for Carrie Fisher Walk of Fame star to replace Donald Trump's Trump’s star, defaced multiple times, remains a political battleground after council voted for its removal in 2018Star Wars: The Last Jedi actor Mark Hamill has called for Donald Trump’s Hollywood Walk of Fame star to be replaced by one for Carrie Fisher, his co-star in multiple Star Wars movies.Ham...
15:34, 2019-06-20

FIFA Women's World Cup: Germany find their shooting boots just before the knockouts Germany have qualified for the knockout stages after coming through Group B unbeaten and without conceding a single goal. Monday's 4-0 win over South Africa was welcome but routine. Now there are bigger tests to come....
10:34, 2019-06-19

Fifa to hand out tougher punishments for racist incidents and financial disputes Fifa has significantly updated its disciplinary code for the first time in 15 years, with major changes made to how it deals with discrimination and financial disputes, football's world governing body has announced....
03:51, 2019-07-12

FIFA bans ex-Afghan football chief for life over sex abuse allegations Keramuudin Karim was also fined $1 million after world soccer's governing body received complaints that he sexually assaulted several female players. The controversy left the Afghan women's football team in tatters....
23:00, 2019-06-08

FIFA tells Saudis to stop pirated Women’s World Cup TV feeds NICE, France (AP) — FIFA has told Saudi-backed satellite broadcaster Arabsat to stop transmitting pirated feeds of Women’s World Cup games from a Qatari network in an ongoing sports television rights dispute linked to the Gulf diplomatic crisis. Bootlegged feeds from Doha-based beIN Sports of ...
15:17, 2019-06-16

Megan Rapinoe rips into FIFA over World Cup schedule, prize money Her criticism ranged from the gap in prize money between the men and women, to scheduling that put the World Cup final on the same day as the Gold Cup final in the United States and the Copa America final in Brazil....
23:51, 2019-07-06

Canada enters FIFA Women’s World Cup round of 16 after beating New Zealand 2-0 Canada is now unbeaten in 10 games in 2019 (7-0-3), tied for its second-longest such streak. For New Zealand, in its fifth World Cup, the wait for a first tournament win continues....
01:34, 2019-06-16

Opinion: Any embarrassment over USWNT's lopsided win over Thailand belongs to FIFA The gap between the haves and the have-nots remains glaring, and there seems to be little incentive from the sport’s power brokers to change that.       ...
23:17, 2019-06-12

Women’s World Cup ticket fiasco shows Fifa’s capacity for chaos Organiser’s reaction when it emerged some tickets booked together are not next to one another left a lot to be desiredFollowing the still simmering fury over Uefa’s choice of Baku for the Europa League final and its corporate-heavy ticket policy for both its showpiece men’s competitions, Fifa has gi...
17:51, 2019-05-21

2022 World Cup in Qatar to remain as a 32-team tournament, Fifa announces • World game’s governing body considered having 48 teams• Feasibility study shows increasing size of event is not practicalEfforts by the president of Fifa, Gianni Infantino, to expand the 2022 World Cup to 48 teams, which he said could help heal hostilities in the Middle East, have concluded in fai...
23:34, 2019-05-22

FIFA keeps 32 teams for 2022 World Cup in Qatar, scrapping plans for expansion to 48 FIFA scrapped plans to expand the 2022 Qatar World Cup to 48 nations, deciding to stick with 32 due to the political and logistical complexities.        ...
00:51, 2019-05-23

Google Celebrates Commencement Of FIFA Women's World Cup 2019 With Doodle Women's World Cup: The Google Doodle celebrates the eighth edition of the FIFA Women's World Cup with a collage of characters from its upcoming series of doodles by guest artists representing each of......
10:17, 2019-06-07

Opinion: Women's World Cup soccer still gets second-class treatment from FIFA Global soccer leader FIFA says it cares about development of the women's game, but even with the World Cup approaching, the women are still getting second-class treatment.        ...
09:34, 2019-05-25

FIFA Screws Up Ticket Sales For Women's World Cup, Does Terrible Job At Apologizing Soccer fans who purchased tickets to attend the Women’s World Cup in France this summer were finally able to download their pre-ordered tickets on Monday. Many who had bought groups of tickets were understandably pissed off at discovering that not all of their seats would be together....
23:00, 2019-05-21

FIFA ramps up pressure on Iran to grant women access to matches FIFA president Gianni Infantino has ramped up the pressure on Iran to ensure local female football fans are allowed to attend men's World Cup qualifiers in the Islamic Republic later this year....
12:34, 2019-06-21

Michel Platini rages from the sidelines as Infantino stands to keep Fifa crown The banned former Uefa president claims there was a plot to stop him taking top job at Fifa but says he has no regretsAt the annual Fifa congress gathering in Paris, Gianni Infantino is set to be elected unchallenged on Wednesday for a second term as president, following the tumultuous events which ...
14:34, 2019-06-03

Putin honors FIFA's Infantino with state medal over 2018 World Cup FIFA President Gianni Infantino thanked Russia on Thursday for hosting the "best World Cup ever" as President Vladimir Putin presented him with a state award for his role in making last year's tournament possible....
19:17, 2019-05-23

FIFA Puts A New, Useless Coat Of Paint On Its Anti-Racism Rules FIFA announced changes to its disciplinary code on Friday, and the biggest tweak is a new addition to referee power that, in theory, could do much to help curb some of the racist abuse from supporters. Unfortunately, this is FIFA, where the theory almost never comes through in practice....
20:51, 2019-07-12

FIFA bans South Sudanese official for taking soccer money The only African soccer federation leader to publicly support Gianni Infantino's successful FIFA presidential campaign in 2016 has been banned for corruption        ...
18:17, 2019-05-24

Fifa aware of Afghanistan sexual abuse allegations two years ago, according to emails • Fifa has said it was told of the claims in early 2018• Questions raised over Asian Football Confederation account tooFifa and Asian football’s governing body were made aware of sexual abuse allegations against senior Afghanistan football officials and a coach more than two years ago, according to ...
13:17, 2019-06-06

A Trove of FIFA Secrets, Locked Inside a New Jersey Storage Locker Chuck Blazer, whose cooperation led to the arrests of top FIFA officials, died in 2017. But he left behind materials that could implicate officials who have so far escaped punishment....
01:17, 2019-05-29

Rethink on new penalty law midway through is massive own goal by Fifa | Suzanne Wrack The most important Women’s World Cup in history is still being treated as a testing ground by Fifa for the men’s gameFifa is panicking. The approval by the International Football Association Board, at Fifa’s request, of a temporary suspension at shootouts of the new law that states goalkeepers must ...
22:51, 2019-06-22

Ind. attorney general sued over groping claims Indiana's attorney general is being sued in federal court by four women who say he drunkenly groped them during a party last year. (June 18)        ...
00:17, 2019-06-19

U.S. inspector general to probe FAA helicopter oversight The U.S. Transportation Department's inspector general said on Tuesday it will probe the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) oversight of doors-off helicopter operations after a New York crash in March 2018 that killed five people....
02:51, 2019-07-17

Iran Rules Out Talks Unless US Changes "General Behaviour" Tehran on Sunday ruled out talks with Washington unless it changes its "general behaviour", after US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said his country was ready for negotiations with Iran....
02:51, 2019-06-03

Any conflict in region could spread: Iran general Any conflict in the Gulf region may spread uncontrollably, a senior Iranian military commander was cited as saying on Sunday by the semi-official news agency Fars....
12:51, 2019-06-23

Iranian general: We believe the US will rein in 'radicals' to prevent war "Rational Americans and experienced U.S. commanders" are likely to rein in Washington's "radical elements" and prevent a war with Iran, the country's semi-official news agency Mehr reported on Saturday, quoting a senior military commander....
09:17, 2019-05-25

Van’s General Store moving offices to 441 Broadway The Van’s General Store offices will move to the penthouse of 441 Broadway from the streets of Orchard. Founded by actor Liev Schreiber and artist Scott Carlson in 2012, VGS is an agency “that combines Hollywood connections and street smarts” for brands that need connections to “contemporary popular...
04:17, 2019-06-19

Dollar General has a new strategy to win wealthier shoppers Dollar General is turning to a new strategy to push its budget-conscious shoppers to spend more at stores and attract wealthier customers hunting for bargains by expanding into home furnishings, kitchenware and party supplies....
20:00, 2019-07-11

Indiana attorney general’s accusers set announcement INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The four women who accused Indiana’s attorney general of drunkenly groping them during a party are holding a news conference with their lawyers. The law firm representing the women says an announcement is coming Tuesday about legal action regarding the allegations against R...
09:51, 2019-06-18

A Stagnant General Electric Will Replace the C.E.O. Who Transformed It The industrial giant, whose jet engines propel air travelers and whose generators light millions of households, declared that it would be installing its first new leader in 16 years....
18:00, 2019-05-21

UPDATE 1-General Electric may cut more than 1,000 jobs in France General Electric (GE) may cut more than 1,000 jobs in France, which could set the U.S. company on a collision course with the French government which has consistently urged GE not to cut French jobs....
15:51, 2019-05-28

Nigerian ambassador is next UN General Assembly president UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Members of the United Nations General Assembly have chosen the Nigerian ambassador to the world body as its next president. They elected Tijjani Muhammad-Bande (teeh-JAH’-neeh moo-HAH’-mahd BAN-deeh) by acclamation Tuesday to preside over the 74th U.N. session for o...
21:51, 2019-06-04

General Electric CEO says some efficiency efforts are just beginning General Electric Co affirmed on Thursday that it expects negative free cash flow in the second quarter, and said its power unit plans to cut costs by about 20% over the next two years as it tries to become leaner....
21:00, 2019-05-30

D.C. Attorney General Sues Marriott Over Fees Prosecutors claim the hotelier conceals the true total price of its hotel rooms by tacking on resort fees, amenity fees or destination fees on top of the advertised price....
04:17, 2019-07-10

Denmark's left heads right in general election With the rise of the extreme far-right party Hard Line, the anti-immigration rhetoric is as sharp as ever. So why is the left also jumping on that bandwagon? Anne Sofie Hoffmann Schroder reports from Copenhagen....
02:51, 2019-06-05

FIFA Bars Afghan Soccer Chief for Life After Sexual Assault Accusations Soccer’s governing body said Keramuddin Keram had been found guilty “of having abused his position and sexually abused various female players, in violation of the FIFA Code of Ethics.”...
23:01, 2019-06-08

FIFA 19 Twitch Prime FUT Pack: How to get two FREE 86+ Ultimate Team player rewards FIFA 19 Ultimate Team players can pick up two free Twitch Prime Packs for free simply by linking your Amazon, Twitch and EA accounts. Here's what you need to know....
16:17, 2019-07-11

Fifa's VAR bumbling hurt a World Cup in which the women's game shone | Hope Solo The greatest US team I have seen held off opponents who are rapidly closing the gap. Meanwhile, the game’s governing body hit a lowI had to wipe away a few tears as the final whistle blew on Sunday. It was emotional watching friends and former teammates win this World Cup. I understand what it means...
19:51, 2019-07-08

Juventus to be Piemonte Calcio on FIFA 20 after PES 2020 snap up rights, confirm EA Sports EA Sports have confirmed that Juventus will be replaced by 'Piemonte Calcio' on FIFA 20 after rivals Konami and Pro Evolution Soccer secured a partnership with the reigning Serie A champions....
19:51, 2019-07-16

EA slides after losing licensing rights to Cristiano Ronaldo's team Juventus for FIFA 20 Shares of Electronic Arts dropped on Tuesday after the video game company announced it no longer has a licensing agreement with Juventus, the Italian soccer club with Cristiano Ronaldo....
22:00, 2019-07-16

Megan Rapinoe attacks Fifa over World Cup schedule clash and prize money • ‘Unbelievable’ Copa América and Gold Cup conclude on Sunday• USA star criticises women’s prize pot of $30m vs men’s $400mMegan Rapinoe has launched a scathing attack on Fifa, accusing the game’s governing body of “disrespecting” the women’s game by scheduling the South and North American confedera...
21:17, 2019-07-06

FIFA Women's World Cup: Germany hammer South Africa to secure top spot Having already booked their place in the Round of 16, Germany were out to clinch top spot in Group B. They did so in formidable fashion against a South Africa side that struggled to keep up....
10:34, 2019-06-19

FIFA vice president discusses the Women’s World Cup and parity in the game of soccer As the summer of soccer approaches, Victor Montagliani, the vice president of FIFA Women’s World Cup and president of CONCACAF Gold Cup reflected on the gains for women in the sport, but he noted the significant obstacles that still remain in some countries for many who might otherwise play....
20:51, 2019-05-31

Opinion: Two weeks in at World Cup, USWNT among winners, while FIFA remains a huge loser Two weeks in at the World Cup, record TV ratings show there is interest in women's sports, but FIFA has done a terrible job of marketing in France.       ...
23:17, 2019-06-21

Before the World Cup Final, Megan Rapinoe Calls Out FIFA on Prize Money Gap, Scheduling LYON, France — Megan Rapinoe called out FIFA on the eve of the Women’s World Cup title match. Her criticism Saturday ranged from the gap in prize money between the men and women, to scheduling that put the World Cup final on the same day as the Gold Cup final in the United States and the...
00:00, 2019-07-07

Fifa’s dirty laundry does not cause such a stench in murky times of today | Marina Hyde In a world of pee tapes, poisonings and cybersecurity attacks, news such as Michel Platini’s detention does not feel quite the full-spectrum scandal it once would have beenI’m so glad that sporticidal Fifa president, Gianni Infantino, got to enjoy his second-term victory speech two weeks ago entirel...
17:34, 2019-06-19

Confirmed: FIFA 20 'Volta' indoor five-a-side football and street mode coming And it's confirmed! FIFA 20 is getting a street football mode called Volta Football. A fully-featured, less serious 'jumpers for goalposts' mode, it'll offer up  3v3 Rush (no goalkeepers), 4v4, 4v4 Rush, 5v5 and Professional Futsal play types.Arenas with and without walls fr...
20:51, 2019-06-08

FIFA Women's World Cup: Lena Oberdorf – The 17-year-old student learning fast Her coach says she's "fantastic," and Lena Oberdorf has made made her mark at the World Cup while taking time out from school. With Germany through to round of 16, she could enhance her reputation against South Africa....
10:34, 2019-06-19

FIFA 19 TOTS ROTW Ultimate Team Revealed: New FUT Player upgrades from EA Sports EA Sports has revealed the FIFA 19 Team of the Season for the Rest of the World, featuring players from a whole assortment of leagues. Here's everything you need to know....
21:34, 2019-06-21

BJP General Secretary Ramlal Sent Back To RSS After 13-Year Stint BJP's general secretary (organisation) Ramlal has been sent back to the RSS after serving one of the longest tenures in the key post, and is likely to be replaced by V Satish....
00:17, 2019-07-14

General Motors, Bechtel to build EV charging stations General Motors said on Tuesday it will partner with construction firm Bechtel Corp to build fast-charging stations across the United States for electric vehicles, and is seeking investors to fund the collaboration....
22:34, 2019-05-28

Ex-soldier David Hurley becomes Australian governor-general CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Former soldier David Hurley has been sworn in as Australia’s governor-general a day before Parliament resumes for the first time since the May election. Hurley represents Queen Elizabeth II, who is Australia’s constitution head of state. He will officiate on Tu...
07:01, 2019-07-01

| India set to count votes after marathon general elections India is set to count votes after the seven-phase elections drew to a close on May 19, with incumbent Prime Minister Narendra Modi tipped to win a second term in office....
06:34, 2019-05-23

Biden called Barr ‘one of the best’ attorneys general — 24 years ago Joe Biden praised Attorney General William Barr 24 years ago, calling him “one of the best” attorneys general he’d ever worked with in his long congressional career. Biden complimented Barr in 1995 when he was the ranking Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee, CBS News reported. Barr, President...
23:00, 2019-06-11

Sudan military wants to cede power quickly: general Sudan's military wants to hand power to a democratically elected government as soon as possible in the tumultuous aftermath of former president Omar al-Bashir's overthrow, a prominent general said in an interview published on Wednesday....
01:51, 2019-05-23

Candidate Can't Switch To General Seat After Age Relaxation: Top Court A reserved category candidate, who has availed age relaxation in a selection process, cannot seek accommodation in or migration to general category seat at a later stage, the Supreme Court on Thursday......
01:34, 2019-07-05

Nepal on high alert for general strike after explosions KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Security forces in Nepal are on high alert amid a general strike called by an outlawed communist group suspected in a series of explosions that killed four people and wounded seven more in the capital. Schools and main markets remained closed on Monday in Kathmandu while traf...
06:17, 2019-05-27

General Fiscal Deficit Pegged At 5.8% In Economic Survey In the interim Budget presented in February, the government had revised upward its fiscal deficit target to 3.4 per cent of GDP for 2018-19, from the previously estimated 3.3 per cent....
13:17, 2019-07-04

Young Afghan General Tries to Reform Police With American Way of War Coming up through elite U.S. and British training, he is a favorite of Western commanders. But his police forces are under siege, and corruption is still a problem....
09:17, 2019-07-12

New York Jets hiring Joe Douglas as new general manager The New York Jets ended their month-long search for a general manager, hiring former Philadelphia Eagles vice president of player personnel Joe Douglas....
23:00, 2019-06-08

Greek PM Tsipras ousted as conservatives win general election Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has conceded defeat in the country's general election as conservative opposition leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis secured a comfortable parliamentary majority....
09:51, 2019-07-08

Britain's Corbyn calls for general election or second referendum Opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said the British public should be asked again to give its verdict on Brexit, either through a general election or a second referendum....
05:01, 2019-05-27

U.S., Turkey remain in dialogue over S-400, F-35 dispute - top NATO general U.S. Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan and his Turkish counterpart Hulusi Akar remain in contact about Ankara's plans to buy a Russian air defence system, and may meet during NATO meetings in Brussels next week, NATO's commander told Reuters....
11:51, 2019-06-18

U.S., Turkey remain in dialogue over S-400, F-35 dispute: top NATO general U.S. Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan and his Turkish counterpart Hulusi Akar remain in contact about Ankara's plans to buy a Russian air defence system, and may meet during NATO meetings in Brussels next week, NATO's commander told Reuters....
12:51, 2019-06-18

MPs tell Jeremy Corbyn: get a grip or lose a general election Shadow education secretary Angela Rayner says frontbenchers are ‘totally exasperated’ by the party’s handling of antisemitismSenior MPs from both wings of the Labour party expressed fears last night that they could lose a snap general election to a reinvigorated Tory party led by Boris Johnson becau...
00:34, 2019-06-30

Indiana's Attorney General Is Being Sued By Four Women Who Say He Groped Them A federal lawsuit filed by four women alleges that Indiana attorney general Curtis Hill groped them at a party last year, according to the Associated Press. The allegations first surfaced last July and were investigated last fall. The four women announced they intended to sue Hill after a special pr...
03:00, 2019-06-19

Islamic State in Afghanistan aims to attack US, general says The Islamic State group in Afghanistan is a "very worrisome" threat to the United States, and U.S. counterterrorism efforts have yet to shrink its extremist ambitions, a senior American general said Wednesday....
03:51, 2019-06-13

Facebook has unfairly become the 'boogeyman on privacy,' says ex-general counsel Facebook's first General Counsel Chris Kelly says it'll be hard to prove an antitrust case against big technology companies, like Facebook or Google....
17:51, 2019-06-10

Iran backed down in Gulf due to US 'deterrence', says American general Head of central command says he remains concerned about ‘very real’ threat and Tehran’s potential for aggressionIran has chosen to “step back and recalculate” after making preparations for an apparent attack against US forces in the Gulf region, but it is too early to conclude the threat is gone, th...
08:51, 2019-06-07

U.S. Air Force finds no evidence of sexual misconduct by top general An Air Force investigation has found no evidence to support accusations of sexual misconduct against President Donald Trump's nominee to become vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, a senior U.S. military official said on Wednesday....
06:17, 2019-07-11

Artificial general intelligence is a Rorschach Test: Perhaps we need orangutans? A panel discussion between Facebook’s Yann LeCun and fellow AI thinkers debates whether the term artificial general intelligence even means anything. Perhaps the answer is machines more like orangutans....
02:34, 2019-06-05

Trump seems to make up a quote by NATO’s secretary general Trump claimed NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said, "Without Donald Trump, maybe there would be no NATO." Stoltenberg appears to have said nothing of the sort....
20:51, 2019-06-07

Sudan's protesters launch general strike after crackdown Shops are closed and streets are empty across Sudan's capital on the first day of a general strike called for by protest leaders demanding the resignation of the ruling military council....
15:34, 2019-06-09

NATO secretary-general in North Macedonia for 2-day visit NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg has arrived for a two-day visit to North Macedonia before this tiny Balkan country officially becomes the alliance's 30th member by the end of the year....
22:34, 2019-06-02

FIFA 20 Update brings good and bad news for Liverpool, Juventus and Ultimate Team fans EA Sports has had a topsy turvy day, with some good news for fans of Liverpool and some bad news not just for followers of the old lady, but also, FIFA Ultimate Team....
01:01, 2019-07-17

Fifa forced to apologise for Twitter blunder over Women's World Cup tickets allocation Fifa have been forced to apologise after a series of tweets from their Twitter account caused confusion among supporters who had purchased tickets for the Women's World Cup in France....
05:51, 2019-05-22

TOTS FIFA 19 Ligue 1 Countdown: Release Date, Reveal Time, FUT Cards Predictions EA Sports are gearing up to reveal the FIFA 19 TOTS Ligue 1 squad this Friday. Here’s everything you need to know including predictions on who could be in line for some big FUT Ultimate Team upgrades....
21:34, 2019-06-13

Gianni Infantino trumpets ‘new’ Fifa’s vast wealth at unopposed re-election | David Conn Congress hears recitations of body’s eye-watering revenue and how ‘we have turned things round’ since corruption scandalsThe last time football’s world governing body held a one-candidate election for president was eight years ago when the winner, Sepp Blatter, pledged to captain his Fifa “bateau” t...
19:17, 2019-06-05

FIFA 20 leak: EA responds to Neymar cover art, official information coming at EA Play 2019 EA has responded to images that suggest Neymar would be the cover star for the newest FIFA game ahead of a more general reveal coming next week at EA Play...
17:00, 2019-06-05

FIFA 19 TOTS Ligue 1 Predictions - Release Date, Reveal Time for new FUT player upgrades FIFA 19 fans are getting ready for another TOTS squad, this time for the best of the best from the French Ligue 1. Here's everything you need to know, including some predictions on who could feature....
13:34, 2019-06-11

TOTS FIFA 19 Serie A Countdown: Release Date, Reveal Time, FUT Cards Predictions EA Sports are gearing up to reveal the FIFA 19 TOTS Serie A squad this Friday. Here’s everything you need to know including predictions on who could be in line for some big FUT Ultimate Team upgrades....
05:34, 2019-06-07

Women’s World Cup captured public’s imagination despite Fifa’s worst efforts | Marina Hyde Patronising scheduling set it up to fail but players used their platform to highlight how the governing body lets them downGianni Infantino is one of those intensely political people who believe that as far as everyone else is concerned, there is no place for politics in football. It was just last y...
14:17, 2019-07-10

FIFA 19 TOTS Serie A Predictions: Release Date, Reveal Time for new FUT player upgrades FIFA 19 fans are getting ready for another TOTS squad, this time for the best of the best from the Italian Serie A. Here's everything you need to know, including some predictions on who could feature....
12:17, 2019-06-05

TOTS FIFA 19 La Liga Countdown: Release date, reveal time, FUT cards predictions and more EA Sports are gearing up to reveal the FIFA 19 TOTS La Liga squad this Friday. Here’s everything you need to know including predictions on who could be in line for some big FUT Ultimate Team upgrades....
21:17, 2019-05-30

Opinion: World Cup ticket debacle shows FIFA lacks not only a conscience but common sense Two weeks before the World Cup, fans learn tickets purchased together aren't necessarily together in stadiums. And FIFA isn't doing much to fix this.        ...
01:34, 2019-05-23

FIFA 19 TOTS Bundesliga COUNTDOWN: Release date, reveal time, FUT player predictions FIFA 19 fans are gearing up for another TOTS, this time potentially coming from the best of the best in the German Bundesliga. Here's everything you need to know, including some predictions on who could feature....
09:00, 2019-05-24

Brazilians stage general strike to protest pension overhaul Thousands of people filled the streets of Brazil's main cities Friday, and schools, banks and some public transportation shut down, as Brazilians angry over a pension reform and budget cuts held the first general strike of far-right President Jair Bolsonaro's administration....
12:00, 2019-06-15

Iraqi general disputes murder accusation against U.S. Navy SEAL An Iraqi general testifying for the defense in the murder trial of U.S. Navy SEAL Edward Gallagher said he never saw the platoon leader mistreat a wounded detainee before he died, contradicting prosecutors' central charge that Gallagher fatally stabbed the prisoner in the neck....
05:34, 2019-06-28

Nets hire Hawks’ Peterson as assistant general manager NEW YORK (AP) — The Brooklyn Nets have hired Jeff Peterson as their assistant general manager. Peterson replaces Trajan Langdon, who was hired as the New Orleans Pelicans’ GM. Peterson spent seven seasons in the front office of the Atlanta Hawks, the last three as assistant general manager. He...
05:17, 2019-05-26

General Accused in Ethiopian Coup Attempt Is Reported Killed Gen. Asamnew Tsige had been accused of plotting the shooting of five political and military figures in an effort to seize power in the region of Amhara....
02:34, 2019-06-28

General Provident Fund (GPF): How It Works, Interest Rate, Other Details A subscriber is required to subscribe monthly to GPF except during the period when he is under suspension. Subscriptions to the general provident fund are stopped three months prior to the date of......
19:34, 2019-05-28

Pak PM Imran Khan To Attend UN General Assembly Session For First Time Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan will represent his country for the first time at the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York in September, a top aide of the premier said on......
19:17, 2019-06-19

General Atomics awarded $36.4M for drone, intelligence work in Afghanistan General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. received a $36.4 million contract for unmanned drone intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance services, the Defense Department announced....
18:51, 2019-05-31

Indonesian court rejects election-rigging claims from ex-general The Indonesian top court has upheld President Joko Widodo's election victory, rejecting claims of voter fraud leveled by his opponent. The accusations sparked deadly riots in Jakarta after Widodo's victory in May....
22:51, 2019-06-27

Wizards Wish To Make It Known They Have No Interest In Hiring A Competent General Manager The woebegone Washington Wizards fired longtime president of basketball operations and architect of 15 years of fan frustration Ernie Grunfeld back on April 2, one week before the end of their rotten 2018–19 season. Firing a front office honcho before the end of the season would usually give a team ...
08:51, 2019-06-19

UN food agency members vote to elect new director general ROME (AP) — Members of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) have started voting to elect the new head of the United Nation’s food agency. The 194 member countries, convened at the FAO’s headquarters in Rome for the agency’s 41st conference, will pick the new director general...
11:51, 2019-06-23

D.C. attorney general’s lawsuit against Facebook can proceed, judge rules Facebook suffered an early defeat in a D.C. court on Friday, after a judge ruled against the social-networking giant's attempts to quash a case brought by the D.C. attorney general challenging the company's privacy practices....
23:34, 2019-06-01

Trump: naming Sessions U.S. attorney general was 'biggest mistake' U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday that if he could have one "do-over," it would be "personnel" decisions, including naming former Senator Jeff Sessions as his first U.S. attorney general....
23:51, 2019-06-23

Schiff on Barr: He's Rudy Giuliani without 'all the good looks and general likability' Attorney General Bill Barr should resign over his conduct before Congress, House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff said Wednesday, calling the attorney general a "personal attorney" for President Donald Trump.The California Democrat said he hesitates to "call Bill Barr the Attorney General...
23:51, 2019-05-22

The Latest: Sudan protesters reject general’s call for talks KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — The Latest on developments in Sudan (all times local): 12:40 p.m. Sudanese protest organizers are dismissing a call by the ruling generals to resume talks, saying the military isn’t serious about negotiating with the protesters while shooting and killing them at the same...
13:51, 2019-06-05

| Sudan general vows 'gallows' for perpetrators of deadly crackdown A top Sudanese general as vowed to send to the "gallows" those who carried out a deadly crackdown on protesters earlier this month that killed dozens and left hundreds wounded....
09:34, 2019-06-17

| Sudan general vows to back Saudi against Iran 'threats' A top Sudanese general vowed to back regional ally Saudi Arabia against "all threats and attacks" from Iran during talks with the kingdom's crown prince, Sudan's military council said Friday....
16:51, 2019-05-25

The Latest: Iraqi general testifies in SEAL court-martial SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a decorated Navy SEAL charged with killing an Islamic State prisoner in his care (all times local): 12:30 p.m. An Iraqi general whose forces were partnered with U.S. troops in Iraq testified that he handed over a wounded Islamic State militant to Navy SEAL...
21:51, 2019-06-27

Attorney General Barr says Mueller 'could've reached a decision' on obstruction U.S. Attorney General William Barr said Special Counsel Robert Mueller, who led a probe into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, could have reached a decision on whether President Donald Trump obstructed justice, but chose not to....
15:00, 2019-05-31

State attorneys general sue to block merger between Sprint and T-Mobile Nine states and the District of Columbia filed a lawsuit Tuesday to block the proposed merger of T-Mobile and Sprint, believing that the combination of the country’s third- and fourth-largest wireless carriers would threaten competition and harm consumers....
19:51, 2019-06-11

PM Modi Likely To Attend UN General Assembly Meet In September: Report Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to visit the US in September for the upcoming UN general assembly meeting and is likely to address Indian-Americans in Houston during his trip, community......
22:34, 2019-07-12

French missiles found on rogue Libyan general’s base French military officials Wednesday denied violating a U.N. arms embargo after several of their missiles were found on a base loyal to a rogue Libyan general....
21:17, 2019-07-10

Former Philippine police general defends killing of toddler in drug war A former police general who oversaw the bloodiest years of the Philippines' war on drugs shrugged off the killing by police of a three-year-old girl in a sting operation....
08:34, 2019-07-05

Pakistan's Army General Given Life Sentence On Spying Charges Pakistan's army has sentenced a general to life imprisonment for spying and ordered the death penalty for a brigadier and a civilian officer convicted in the same case, a military statement said on......
20:34, 2019-05-30

Jeremy Corbyn calls for general election following May resignation – video Jeremy Corbyn has welcomed Theresa May’s resignation and called for an immediate general election. The Labour leader said the vision of the country outlined in her speech was not one he recognised, and that a new Conservative leader would not solve the issues facing the UK Continue reading......
17:17, 2019-05-24

Islamic State in Afghanistan Remains a ‘Very Worrisome’ Threat, General Says (RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany) — The Islamic State group in Afghanistan is a “very worrisome” threat to the United States, and U.S. counterterrorism efforts have yet to shrink its extremist ambitions, a senior American general said Wednesday. Marine Gen. Frank McKenzie said IS would ...
09:51, 2019-06-13

Michelin announces airless tyre deal with General Motors New puncture-proof technology is set for production in 2024 on autonomous electric vehicles An electric autonomous vehicle from General Motors (GM) is set to serve as the first production application of a revolutionary airless tyre that was unveiled this week by Michelin. The Uptis – an acronym of ...
21:51, 2019-06-05

NY attorney general spearheads new challenge of T-Mobile-Sprint merger New York State Attorney General Letitia James is leading a group of states in challenging T-Mobile’s controversial merger with Sprint — an unusual legal salvo that throws the $26 billion deal into doubt. James — joined on Tuesday by her counterparts in eight other states and the District of Columbia...
04:51, 2019-06-12

Joe Dumars joins Kings as adviser to general manager Divac SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Hall of Famer Joe Dumars is back in the NBA, hired as a special adviser to Sacramento Kings general manager Vlade Divac. The Kings announced the hiring Friday of Dumars, the former president of basketball operations for the Pistons from 2000-14. He played his entire 14-year...
04:17, 2019-06-22

Senior Officer Accuses Air Force General of Sexual Misconduct WASHINGTON — A senior military officer has accused the Air Force general tapped to be the next vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of sexual misconduct, potentially jeopardizing his nomination. Members of Congress have raised questions about the allegations and the military investigatio...
02:00, 2019-07-11

Farage warns Tories Brexit party could win general election Failure to leave EU is ‘very obvious’ reason for party’s European election successLatest results across the UKFull results across EuropeNews and analysis - live updatesNigel Farage has warned the Conservative leadership candidates he could win the next general election if they fail to deliver Brexit...
10:51, 2019-05-27

Ukraine's new president replaces Chief of the General Staff: decree Ukraine's new President Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Tuesday promoted Lieutenant General Ruslan Khomchak to be the Chief of the General Staff after sacking Viktor Muzhenko, a presidential decree said....
20:17, 2019-05-21

Dollar General beats quarterly same-store sales estimates Dollar General beat analysts' estimates for quarterly same-store sales, as customers spent more on groceries, seasonal products and home goods at the discount retailer's stores....
14:00, 2019-05-30

Soccer fans are rightfully irate at FIFA over awful mistake with Women's World Cup tickets Fans who bought tickets to Women's World Cup games in France are just finding out now that their seats might not be next to each other.        ...
18:17, 2019-05-21

FIFA 20 Countdown: Release Date News, Gameplay Coming TODAY? EA Play LIVE at E3 2019 EA Sports' latest football sim is aiming for glory on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch and PC - but could FIFA 20 come to next-generation consoles too? Here's a quick rundown of what we're expecting to see from the game at EA Play....
12:34, 2019-06-08

Fifa makes Women's World Cup 2019 penalty shootout goalkeeper rule change Goalkeepers at the 2019 Women's World Cup will not be booked for stepping off their goal-line during penalty shootouts after the International Football Association Board (IFAB) approved Fifa's request for a temporary dispensation from the rule....
19:00, 2019-06-21

Mauritania: Former General Mohamed Ould Ghazouani wins presidential election Mohamed Ould Ghazouani has won Mauritiania's presidential election with an absolute majority. It was the first time Mauritanians voted to elect a successor to a democratically elected president in the West African state....
01:34, 2019-06-24

Jailed ‘murder-for-hire’ cop prefers general population over solitary, lawyer says The NYPD cop charged in a murder-for-hire plot is being held in general population at the federal lockup in Brooklyn — and she wants to remain in the company of her fellow jailbirds, it was revealed in court Monday. During a bail hearing on Long Island, suspended Officer Valerie CincinelliR...
09:17, 2019-06-18

General Atomics gets $21.9M Army contract for work on Gray Eagle drone General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. was awarded a $21.9 million contract for support services on the Gray Eagle drone, the Defense Department announced....
08:51, 2019-06-29

Former General Mohamed Ould Ghazouani leads Mauritania presidential polls It was the first time Mauritanians cast their ballots to elect a successor to a democratically elected president in the West African state, whose history has been strewn with military coups....
13:51, 2019-06-23

Joko Wins Re-Election in Indonesia, Defeating Hard-Line Former General The victory for President Joko Widodo, a moderate technocrat, was a repudiation of the sort of nationalist and faith politics that have brought strongmen to power around globe....
16:51, 2019-05-21

Instant View: India PM Modi's party set to sweep general election Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party was set for a historic victory as India counted hundreds of millions of votes from its general election on Thursday....
09:00, 2019-05-23

Mexico attorney general confirms arrest order for ex-Pemex boss Mexico's attorney general said on Wednesday an arrest warrant had been issued for Emilio Lozoya, former CEO of state oil company Pemex, as part of a probe into the company's purchase of fertilizer businesses in the previous government....
16:34, 2019-05-29

India's PM Modi wins historic general election victory, party says Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu-nationalist party scored a historic victory in India's general election, his foreign minister said on Thursday, as officials counted hundreds of millions of votes after the massive, multi-stage poll....
09:00, 2019-05-23

General Electric to scrap California power plant 20 years early General Electric Co said on Friday it plans to demolish a large power plant it owns in California this year after only one-third of its useful life because the plant is no longer economically viable in a state where wind and solar supply a growing share of inexpensive electricity....
03:34, 2019-06-22

Attorney General Barr won't recuse himself from New York case against Epstein: official U.S. Attorney General William Barr will not recuse himself from involvement in the new indictment unveiled this week by federal prosecutors in Manhattan charging financier Jeffrey Epstein with sex trafficking, a Justice Department official said Tuesday....
18:34, 2019-07-09

State Attorneys General Will Sue to Stop Sprint and T-Mobile Merger: Report It’s been one year since T-Mobile announced its intention to buy Sprint for $26 billion and, despite some scrutiny, the mega-merger has trudged forward at pace, save a few hiccups. That might have something to do with the lobbying blitz the companies embarked on a year ago.Read more......
19:51, 2019-06-11

General Electric CEO affirms weak forecasts, signaling stable outlook General Electric Co Chief Executive Officer Larry Culp affirmed the ailing conglomerate's weak forecasts for 2019 and beyond on Wednesday, a potential sign of stability after his predecessors repeatedly missed financial goals....
19:17, 2019-05-22

Colombia army general promoted amid human rights concerns The head of Colombia’s army has been promoted amid an outcry over an order he issued that has stirred fears of a return to serious human rights violations...
06:34, 2019-06-06

Loretta Lynch, Former Attorney General, Is Joining a Top Law Firm Back in New York Paul Weiss has hired Ms. Lynch as a litigation partner, at a time when big law firms are under fire for not doing more to promote women and minorities....
19:17, 2019-05-28

General's growing political clout poses a risk to Sudan's transition Six weeks after a coup d'etat in Sudan, high-profile military leader General Mohamed Hamdan Dagalo is evolving into an increasingly influential political force....
13:17, 2019-05-30

Trump allows attorney general to declassify information about origins of Russia probe U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday issued an order allowing Attorney General William Barr to declassify any information Barr sees fit during his review of the events that prompted the FBI to open an investigation into links between the Trump campaign and Russia....
03:00, 2019-05-24

Yemen president slams U.N. envoy's handling of war in letter to secretary-general Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi criticized the U.N.'s special envoy to the country in a sharply-worded letter to the U.N. chief, describing him as legitimizing Houthi rebels his Saudi-backed coalition is locked in a four-year war with....
00:34, 2019-05-25

Senate confirms ex-Air Force General Stilwell as top diplomat for East Asia The U.S. Senate on Thursday confirmed former Air Force General David Stilwell to be the State Department's top diplomat for East Asia, a post that had remained unfilled for more than two years despite major challenges in the region....
00:51, 2019-06-14

Attorney General Barr recuses himself from Boeing 737 MAX probe: Justice Dept. U.S. Attorney General William Barr has recused himself from the Justice Department's investigation into Boeing Co after two 737 MAX airplane crashes killed 346 people, a spokeswoman for Barr said Thursday....
00:17, 2019-07-12

Trump expected to tap ex-Virginia attorney general for immigration post: official U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to pick former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli for an immigration policy position at the Department of Homeland Security, a White House official said on Tuesday....
20:00, 2019-05-21

David Ortiz shooting was case of mistaken identity, attorney general says AG says Ortiz was not intended target in shootingAt least 11 people have been arrested in case so far Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was shot in the back by a gunman who mistook him for the real target, another man who was seated at the same table at an outdoor cafe, Dominican officials said Wed...
18:00, 2019-06-20

Amazon’s AWS Ground Station for satellite data hits general availability Amazon has announced that AWS Ground Station, a service designed for AWS customers to access data from satellites, is now in general availability.Read More...
19:00, 2019-05-23

Gupta Family Lied To Use Air Base In 2013 In South Africa, Says General South Africa's national security was breached when the Jet Airways flight landed at an air force base in April 2013 with 200 guests for a lavish wedding of the Gupta family, one of the country's top......
17:51, 2019-07-05

Cheerios maker General Mills stock tumbles after sales disappoint Shares of General Mills tumbled Wednesday after the Cheerios maker's quarterly revenue fell short of analysts' estimates as fewer Americans eat its snacks....
19:51, 2019-06-27

‘Summon the spirit of San Francisco’, says General Assembly President on UN Charter anniversary Reaffirming faith in human rights, promoting social justice and saving the world from the “scourge of war”: just some of the founding principles of the United Nations, which appear in the Organization’s bedrock Charter, signed exactly 74 years ago in San Francisco....
18:51, 2019-06-27

Millions join general strike in Sudan aimed at dislodging army Shutdown called in protest against bloody crackdown on protesters last weekMillions of people in Sudan have joined a general strike called by ​pro-reform groups, shutting down the centre of cities across the country despite a wave of arrests and intimidation​.The massive shutdown was called to take ...
21:17, 2019-06-09

15 Political Parties Got Fewer Votes Than NOTA In 2019 General Election Of the 36 political parties, whose representatives were elected to the 17th Lok Sabha, 15 got fewer votes than NOTA. Many of these parties contested only a handful of seats....
22:34, 2019-06-06