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| Ferdinand backs Solskjaer to turn United ship around

Rio Ferdinand has dismissed the notion that Manchester United's clash with Liverpool will decide the future of under-pressure manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer....

| Ferdinand backs Solskjaer to turn United ship around

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Ferdinand 'won't lose sleep' if snubbed for United role "Former Manchester United captain Rio Ferdinand has said he \"won\u0027t lose sleep\" if he is snubbed for a return to the club in a technical role."...
14:17, 2019-06-17

Solskjaer on United's title chances - 'we are in there' "Reaction from Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after Marcus Rashford ended Manchester United\u0027s penalty curse and got the Red Devils back to winning ways as Leicester City\u0027s unbeaten start to the Premier League season came to an end on Saturday."...
23:17, 2019-09-14

Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer backs Mason Greenwood to step up after Romelu Lukaku exit Mason Greenwood will be given the chance to establish himself at Manchester United after Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insisted he could not block the teenager's path to the first team....
05:00, 2019-08-10

Sanchez keen on staying at Man United, says Solskjaer "Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer on Friday dismissed media reports that claimed Alexis Sanchez was keen on leaving the Premier League club before the European transfer window shuts next month."...
23:00, 2019-08-16

Herrera: I left United over disagreement with Solskjaer "Ander Herrera has revealed that he left Manchester United for Paris Saint-Germain this summer following a dispiute with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer over his role."...
12:34, 2019-07-08

Solskjaer confident Man United squad can win over doubters "Manchester United can ease supporters\u0027 doubts after a relatively quiet transfer window by producing the attractive football that has delighted them in the past, manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said on Friday."...
15:17, 2019-08-09

Man United must be ruthless, Solskjaer says after Rochdale scare "Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wants his players to be more ruthless in open play, saying they are better in penalty shootouts than in games at the moment."...
11:51, 2019-09-26

Matic: Solskjaer to blame if United’s title bid fails "Manchester United midfielder Nemanja Matic says the “responsibility” would lie with manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer if the club’s Premier League title bid failed."...
12:51, 2019-09-05

| Newcastle stun United to pile pressure on Solskjaer Newcastle teenager Matthew Longstaff added to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's problems with the superb strike that sealed a shock win over woeful Manchester United....
00:00, 2019-10-07

Can Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Save Manchester United's Season? West Ham vs Man United: Since Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's honeymoon period came to an end in March they have won just five out of 19 matches in all competitions....
10:17, 2019-09-23

Solskjaer bemoans wasteful United after Palace defeat "Ole Gunnar Solskjaer blamed poor general finishing rather than his side\u0027s continued penalty issues for Manchester United\u0027s 2-1 home defeat to Crystal Palace."...
14:00, 2019-08-25

| Scholes identifies United's fitness as superior under Solskjaer Paul Scholes believes Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's drive to improve Manchester United’s fitness paid dividends during Sunday’s Premier League opener against Chelsea....
18:17, 2019-08-13

Opinion: United's shock defeat means Solskjaer has solved nothing yet "Manchester United’s defeat at home to Crystal Palace brought back thoughts of last season’s misery under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, writes Alexander Netherton."...
14:00, 2019-08-25

| United fans will back Pogba after racist abuse: Solskjaer Ole Gunnar Solskjaer expects Manchester United fans to rally around Paul Pogba after he suffered racist abuse on social media in the wake of his penalty miss against Wolves....
10:17, 2019-08-24

Solskjaer Happy With Manchester United Backing, Expects More New Signings Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is happy with the recruitment of Aaron Wan-Bissaka and Daniel James in a change of strategy in the transfer market, focused on younger British players....
07:00, 2019-07-06

Soccer-Solskjaer confident Pogba will still be at United for season start Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is expecting to name Paul Pogba in the line-up for the first game of the new Premier League campaign against Chelsea next weekend, despite the Frenchman's overtures to leave the club in the close season....
11:17, 2019-08-04

Solskjaer sets early start date for United pre-season - report "Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has told his out-of-shape Manchester United players to return from their holidays early and start pre-season training on July 1."...
14:51, 2019-05-21

Solskjaer urges United to hold fire on transfers and outsource recruitment "Ole Gunnar Solskjaer reportedly wants Manchester United to enlist the services of a specialist consultancy company to help with their recruitment drive."...
02:00, 2019-10-14

Worst United team in years! - Solskjaer’s side torn into by Owen "Michael Owen has torn into Ole Gunnar Solskjaer\u0027s Manchester United side, labelling them the worst in years. United have yet to hit their stride this season."...
20:00, 2019-10-04

Watch: Manchester United Manager Solskjaer Plays Cricket At WACA Manchester United who finished sixth in the Premier League last season have bolstered both attack and defence with the signing of two young talents Daniel James and Aaron Wan-Bissaka....
14:34, 2019-07-19

Man Utd key talking points: Blunt United exposed by West Ham as pressure falls on Solskjaer's young guns For all of Manchester United's rich history and grand plans, they are exactly what they deserve to be: a Europa League team with Champions League ambitions....
17:17, 2019-09-22

DOJ backs Mnuchin’s refusal to turn over Trump’s taxes The Justice Department issued a legal opinion Friday finding that Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin was right to withhold President Donald Trump’s tax returns from a House committee that subpoenaed them. The House Ways and Means Committee subpoenaed six years of Trump’s tax returns in May...
01:51, 2019-06-15

Brexit party MEPs turn backs on Ode to Joy at European parliament Nigel Farage faces wall with party members for European anthem on opening dayNigel Farage and his Brexit party MEPs turned their backs during the playing of the European anthem at a ceremony to mark the opening of the European parliament.As a saxophone quartet and opera singer performed Beethoven’s ...
17:01, 2019-07-02

Lewis Hamilton performs handbrake turn and backs Wolff for F1’s top job • World champion now concedes Mercedes principal fits bill• GPDA to continue offering input into the future of F1Lewis Hamilton has changed his stance on the suitability of his Mercedes team principal to run Formula One and now says Toto Wolff would make an excellent candidate to take over the sport...
04:34, 2019-06-28

Hong Kong Soccer Fans Turn Their Backs And Boo Chinese National Anthem Fans at Hong Kong Stadium turned their backs on the Chinese national anthem prior to a World Cup qualifying match against Iran on Tuesday, bringing the long-running pro-democracy protests to the sporting world, per the Associated Press. The fans not only turned their backs, but also held up signs wi...
05:51, 2019-09-11

Brexit party MEPs turn their backs at European parliament's opening session – video At the first plenary session of the newly elected European parliament on Tuesday, 29 Brexit party MEPs marked the opening by turning their backs during the playing of Ode to Joy, the European anthemUK politics - live Continue reading......
21:00, 2019-07-02

Bernie Sanders backs United Auto Workers on General Motors strike 49,000 members at GM plants to go on strike on Sunday Car giant ‘disappointed’ by move which will cripple productionThe United Auto Workers union has said its 49,000 members at General Motors plants in the US will go on strike on Sunday night, because contract negotiations with the automaker had bro...
22:17, 2019-09-15

India celebrates control over key territory as China backs Pakistan at United Nations India’s nationalist leader celebrated his country’s Independence Day by touting his consolidation of control over territory also claimed by Pakistan as diplomats prepare for a rare United Nations meeting on the controversy....
04:34, 2019-08-17

Iran detains United Arab Emirates-bound ship, crew for alleged diesel smuggling amid regional tensions: report Iran on Monday reportedly seized a vessel in the Persian Gulf for allegedly smuggling diesel to the United Arab Emirates -- a close ally of Saudi Arabia -- amid the ratcheting up of regional tensions after a group of Iranian-backed rebels said they were responsible for the attack on a Saudi oil faci...
18:17, 2019-09-16

Ferdinand Piech: the man who reshaped Volkswagen Man behind landmark cars like the Porsche 917, Audi Quattro and Bugatti Veyron has died. Andrew Frankel looks back on his legacy Ferdinand Piech once wrote ‘My desire for harmony is limited’, and if you look at his professional life and the reputations of all those executives that failed to survive...
19:00, 2019-08-27

Former VW Group boss Ferdinand Piech dies Ferdinand Piech The Austrian leaves a huge legacy in the car industry, both for his leadership of the VW Group and his engineering achievements Ferdinand Piëch, the former head of the Volkswagen Group and a key figure behind the firm’s growth into one of the world’s largest automotive firms, has ...
07:34, 2019-08-27

The Rio Ferdinand suitcase: should you have a picture of your partner on your luggage? When she went to Mykonos for her hen do, Kate Wright had her fiance’s face printed on her suitcase and a soft toy. Is this advisable?Name: The Rio Ferdinand suitcase.Age: New. Continue reading......
00:00, 2019-06-28

Ferdinand Piech, long-time VW patriarch, dies at 82 Ferdinand Piech, former CEO of Volkswagen, has died aged 82. Piech transformed the German carmaker from a regional manufacturer into a global automotive conglomerate....
05:00, 2019-08-27

Ferdinand Piech, engineer who forged VW into giant, dies at 82 The grandson of Ferdinand Porsche, who founded the maker of the famed 911, Ferdinand Piech became VW CEO in 1993 amid losses, quality problems and high costs. Dominating and demanding, he gained a cult following by engineering a turnaround that eventually made Volkswagen a global giant with the purc...
14:00, 2019-08-27

Ferdinand Piëch, Domineering Volkswagen Chief, Dies at 82 The grandson of the designer of the Beetle, he rescued Volkswagen from near bankruptcy but was blamed for creating a company culture that bred scandal....
23:34, 2019-08-27

Ferdinand Piech, Porsche patriarch and VW saviour, dies at 82 Brilliant engineer ranks with Henry Ford and Gottleib Daimler for transforming struggling Volkswagen into world-beater Ferdinand Piech, the Porsche family patriarch who transformed Volkswagen from a struggling carmaker into a global powerhouse, has died at the age of 82.Piech, the grandson of sports...
13:34, 2019-08-27

Former Volkswagen Chairman Ferdinand Piech has died, Bild reports Ferdinand Piech, Volkswagen AG's former chairman and chief executive, who transformed the German carmaker from a regional manufacturer into a global automotive conglomerate, has passed away, German tabloid Bild said on Monday....
11:34, 2019-08-27

Ferdinand Piech, Architect Of Volkswagen's Global Expansion, Dies At 82 Ferdinand Piech, Volkswagen AG's former chairman and chief executive, who transformed the German company from a struggling midsized carmaker into a global automotive powerhouse, has died....
08:00, 2019-08-27

‘Ship of Horror’: Discovery of the Last Slave Ship to America Brings New Hope to an Old Community Enslaved Africans smuggled into Alabama in the schooner Clotilda founded Africatown after the Civil War. Now residents want to raise the wreck from under the Mobile River as a symbol of pride....
08:00, 2019-05-27

8 things to avoid at the cruise-ship buffet if you want to keep your stomach ship-shape With the buffet often included in your fare, it can be tempting to grab every item you see. But there are some foods you're better off avoiding.       ...
03:51, 2019-08-26

Volkswagen emissions scandal stains legacy of former CEO Ferdinand Piech, dead at 82 The grandson of Porsche sports car company founder Ferdinand Porsche, Piech was hailed as a brilliant engineer and hard-driving manager who set a "cannot fail" environment at VW that set the stage for the diesel emissions cheating scandal....
12:34, 2019-08-28

Ship-To-Ship Combat And Everything Else Shown At Warframe's Fan Conference Changes to quest structure and enemy behavior, ship-to-ship space combat, and a new, sprawling open-world area are just a few of the things coming to Warframe later this year and beyond....
16:34, 2019-07-08

Ferdinand Piëch, Who Made The Modern Volkswagen And Gave Us Too Many Good Cars To Count, Dies At 82 Ferdinand Piëch, who led Volkswagen from 1993 to 2002 and remained as chairman of its supervisory board from 2002 to 2015 before he quit (or was ousted) amid the company’s giant diesel cheating scandal, has died, according to German media and Automotive News. He was 82....
00:17, 2019-08-27

Rio Ferdinand: Wembley final a 'huge incentive' for England at Euro 2020 Rio Ferdinand today questioned England's ability to beat the best teams but believes the prospect of playing at Wembley can give them the edge at Euro 2020....
23:17, 2019-06-12

'Serge Gnabry showed Arsenal what they let go' - Rio Ferdinand reacts as Bayern star scores four vs Tottenham Serge Gnabry's stunning four-goal haul in Bayern Munich's 7-2 demolition of Tottenham showed why Arsenal were wrong to let him leave, according to Rio Ferdinand....
07:00, 2019-10-02

Former Manchester United star Wayne Rooney scores blistering 70-yard goal for DC United Wayne Rooney rekindled his Manchester United form when he scored a decisive 70-yard screamer in D.C. United’s 1-0 win over Orlando City Wednesday night....
21:51, 2019-06-27

Atlanta United scores late goals to beat DC United 2-0 Gonzalo Martínez had a goal and an assist in the closing minutes to help Atlanta United beat D.C. United 2-0       ...
00:51, 2019-07-22

Media have an 'agenda' against Pogba - Solskjaer "Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has moved to hose down speculation that Paul Pogba is unhappy and set to leave the club, declaring the media have an \"agenda\" against the French World Cup winner."...
10:17, 2019-07-10

Solskjaer: Pogba is a true professional "Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has moved to hose down speculation that Paul Pogba is unhappy, saying the media have an agenda against him."...
14:17, 2019-07-10

Solskjaer: Maguire signing will be announced 'very soon' "Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has confirmed that the expected world record-breaking transfer of Harry Maguire from Leicester City is set to be announced \u0027very soon\u0027."...
15:34, 2019-08-04

| Robson backing for under-fire Solskjaer Bryan Robson says believes that the Red Devils' focus on promoting youth this season means that manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will be given time to turn things around....
16:34, 2019-10-12

Solskjaer: It will be hard to drop Greenwood "Manchester United manager Ole gunnar Solskjaer praised teenage forward Mason Greenwood after he scored twice in a pre-season game against Inter Milan in Singapore."...
02:00, 2019-07-21

| WATCH | '101 times out of 100 that's a penalty' - Solskjaer Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was unhappy with the standard of officiating after the match after Manchester United were held to a goalless draw against AZ Alkmaar....
12:17, 2019-10-04

| Solskjaer set to deploy Martial as a centre forward Anthony Martial has revealed that manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has asked him to take responsibility for more of Manchester United's goals this season....
14:00, 2019-08-18

| Solskjaer aims to splash the cash in January Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is expected to bolster his squad with two new signings when the English transfer window reopens at the start of January....
22:51, 2019-08-22

Paper Round - Solskjaer: 'I don't fear the sack... yet' "Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has Manchester United\u0027s backing as David de Gea closes in on a new deal, Mesut Ozil is asked to leave, and Pep Guardiola won\u0027t spend big in January."...
12:00, 2019-09-14

Smalling set to complete Roma loan move, says Solskjaer "Manchester United defender Chris Smalling has travelled to Italy to seal a season-long loan move to Serie A club AS Roma, manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said on Friday."...
12:34, 2019-08-30

Solskjaer: ‘Media agenda’ exists against Paul Pogba "Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has moved to hose down speculation that Paul Pogba is unhappy, saying the media have an agenda against him."...
14:17, 2019-07-10

‘Linesman’s flag distracted us’ – Solskjaer on Arsenal’s VAR goal "Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored a goal that required VAR overturning a poor on-field decision to level up the match with Manchester United."...
12:34, 2019-10-01

Paul Pogba: Man Utd midfielder has agenda against him - Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Paul Pogba, whose agent says wants to leave the club, is "a great professional" and "has a heart of gold"....
09:34, 2019-07-10

'I'm lost for words, it has to stop' - Solskjaer on Rashford abuse "Ole Gunnar Solskjaer gives his thoughts on abuse of Marcus Rashford on Twitter after Manchester United\u0027s Premier League defeat to Crystal Palace at Old Trafford."...
19:17, 2019-08-26

Solskjaer sacking = Pogba move to Real - Euro Papers "Reports from Spain suggest that the only thing stopping Paul Pogba moving to Real Madrid is Ole Gunnar Solskjaer being Manchester United boss - and that could very soon change..."...
12:51, 2019-09-24

The key Man Utd figures which highlight the huge challenge facing Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's first full season in charge of Manchester United kicks off against a backdrop of growing unrest among supporters, who are accusing the club of empty promises, lack of ambition or even ability to lead them back to the summit of the game....
12:34, 2019-08-10

Solskjaer's message for misfiring Man Utd after Arsenal draw... be more like Aubameyang! Ole Gunnar Solskjaer watched Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang consign Manchester United to their worst start in 30 years – and then told his players to be more like the Arsenal striker....
05:51, 2019-10-01

How will Man Utd line up vs Crystal Palace? A choice of pass or pace for Solskjaer Ole Gunnar Solskjaer once again has plenty of decisions to make as Manchester United look for three Premier League points against Crystal Palace this weekend....
15:17, 2019-08-23

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's son, Noah, makes professional debut against Man Utd Making your professional debut as a footballer, facing Manchester United and with your Dad watching on from the touchline. It's the stuff dreams are made of....
18:34, 2019-07-31

Solskjaer demands action over Pogba Twitter hate campaign "Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says action must be taken to prevent the kind of hate campaign which Paul Pogba has suffered on Twitter."...
15:51, 2019-08-23

'I can't believe we're talking about this in 2019' - Solskjaer calls for action after Pogba abuse "Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says that he is stunned that in 2019 players are still being racially abused after an incident involving Paul Pogba on Twitter."...
15:51, 2019-08-23

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer expects Alexis Sánchez to play ‘a lot of games’ once fit • Manchester United manager backs struggling forward• Alexis Sánchez has underperformed since signing from ArsenalOle Gunnar Solskjaer has backed Alexis Sánchez to play “a lot of games” despite the striker’s disappointing form for Manchester United.Since signing in January 2018 from Arsenal the 30-y...
22:34, 2019-08-16

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hints Man Utd will not sign Harry Maguire for inflated fee Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insists Manchester United will walk away from overpriced targets in what could be interpreted as a warning to Leicester City over Harry Maguire....
15:51, 2019-07-10

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer pleased with second half as Man Utd thrash Chelsea 4-0 – video Manchester United beat Chelsea 4-0 to ruin Frank Lampard's debut as a Premier League coach in their season-opening game on Sunday.Marcus Rashford scored twice, Anthony Martial grabbed another and substitute Daniel James completed the rout on his debut, but it was also an impressive defensive perform...
22:00, 2019-08-11

Man Utd to offer Mason Greenwood new contract, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confirms Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confirmed Manchester United's plans to hand Mason Greenwood a new contract after the striker became the club's youngest ever player to score in Europe....
00:34, 2019-09-20

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will take all the blame if Man Utd fail to challenge for the title, says Nemanja Matic Manchester United midfielder Nemanja Matic says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will must take full responsibility if his side fail to challenge for the Premier League title this season....
22:00, 2019-09-05

David de Gea contract: Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer delivers latest update Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is hoping that Manchester United and David de Gea can agree a new contract after praising the Spaniard as the world's best goalkeeper....
13:17, 2019-09-13

Man Utd had spending power to make bigger statement in transfer window, says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insists Manchester United did have the spending power to make a bigger statement in the transfer window – but he refused to waste money on the wrong targets....
05:00, 2019-08-10

Solskjaer adds goalscoring pair to January transfer wishlist - Paper Round "Manchester United add striking pair to wishlist, West Ham name their price for Declan Rice, Arsenal can get a \u0027cheap\u0027 deal for a defender and Chris Hughton rejects Stoke\u0027s advances. It\u0027s Friday\u0027s Paper Round..."...
01:34, 2019-10-04

What Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's baby-faced Man Utd lineup vs Wolves says about his plans for the future Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's whirlwind start to life as Manchester United manager was as perfect an example of the 'new manager bounce' as you're ever likely to get....
19:00, 2019-08-21

Man Utd starlet Mason Greenwood could start Chelsea opener, admits Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Ole Gunnar Solskjaer believes Mason Greenwood can solve Manchester United's problem position on the right wing – and admits the 17-year-old is now in contention to start the season against Chelsea....
21:17, 2019-07-17

Man Utd have left Ole Gunnar Solskjaer with a bloated and imbalanced squad wasting over £1m a week in wages Manchester United's reluctance to cut their losses on a host of transfer flops has undermined Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's plans to overhaul his bloated and imbalanced squad....
20:34, 2019-08-27

Man Utd coach Mark Dempsey closing in on return to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's team Ole Gunnar Solskjaer plans to welcome Mark Dempsey back into the fold at Manchester United after the coach was rushed to hospital during the summer tour of Australia and Asia....
02:17, 2019-09-17

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confident Paul Pogba will stay at Man Utd after missing AC Milan friendly Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says he has "no doubts at all" Paul Pogba will remain at the club beyond the transfer deadline after missing the friendly against AC Milan....
18:34, 2019-08-04

Man Utd players working 50 per cent harder under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to rival Liverpool and City Manchester United's players have been forced to up their work rate by 50 per cent as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer plans to implement a high-energy game to rival Pep Guardiola and Jurgen Klopp....
00:51, 2019-07-22

Newcastle 1-0 Man Utd: Matty Longstaff scores debut winner to pile pressure on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Matty Longstaff enjoyed a dream debut scoring the winning goal as Newcastle beat Manchester United 1-0 at St James' Park to pile more misery on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer....
21:00, 2019-10-06

Man Utd transfer targets: The complete list of players on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's summer wishlist Manchester United have entered a crucial summer transfer window with Ole Gunnar Soskjaer hoping to see his squad strengthened in key areas across the pitch....
11:34, 2019-06-17

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insists Alexis Sanchez has a bright Man Utd future and predicts big season for Fred Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insists Alexis Sanchez remains part of his plans at Manchester United while anticipating a big season for Brazilian midfielder Fred....
22:00, 2019-08-16

Daniel James joining Man Utd marks dramatic shift in transfer strategy under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer The imminent signing of Daniel James marks a shift in Manchester United's transfer strategy - and has Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's fingerprints all over it....
21:34, 2019-06-06

Man Utd fans demand Real Madrid-style transfer spree... but Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has other plans Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was brought in to put smiles back on faces at Manchester United but six months after taking over from Jose Mourinho dark clouds still hang over Old Trafford....
13:34, 2019-06-15

Man Utd insist Paul Pogba will travel for pre-season tour ahead of crunch talks with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Manchester United insist Paul Pogba will fly out to Australia with the rest of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's squad on Sunday despite ongoing uncertainty over his future....
14:00, 2019-07-05

Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer vows to stick to two-player penalty system despite confusion in Wolves draw Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insists he will not depart from his two penalty taker system, despite Paul Pogba's crucial miss against Wolves on Monday night....
00:34, 2019-08-20

Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer heaps praise on Mason Greenwood as teenager scores first senior goal Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer heaped praise on Mason Greenwood after the teenager's first senior goal ensured his side got their Europa League campaign off to a winning start....
00:00, 2019-09-20

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer delivers warning as Man Utd continue to toil over Harry Maguire and Sean Longstaff deals Ole Gunnar Solskjær delivered a stark warning to Manchester United before the season has even begun and they continue to labour over transfer targets....
15:17, 2019-07-19

Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer compares Mason Greenwood to Ryan Giggs as he rules out loan exit Ole Gunnar Solskjaer believes Manchester United have unearthed their latest gem after Mason Greenwood further enhanced his reputation with the winner here in Singapore....
18:01, 2019-07-20

Man Utd striker Romelu Lukaku ready to leave Old Trafford after hearing Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's plans Romelu Lukaku has given the clearest indication he wants to leave Manchester United after being told he will not be first-choice striker next season....
23:17, 2019-06-12

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer apologises to Man Utd fans as top-four finish looks 'very, very tough' Ole Gunnar Solskjaer apologised to Manchester United fans after Sunday's defeat to Newcastle – and admitted his side face a fight to finish in the top six....
21:00, 2019-10-06

Man Utd forward Alexis Sanchez 'four or five weeks behind' as new season begins, says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Alexis Sanchez faces a fight to force his way back into the picture at Manchester United after Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confirmed he is a month behind his team-mates in preparation for the new season....
05:00, 2019-08-10

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hails David de Gea 'the perfect base' for his Man Utd defence after new deal Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has hailed David de Gea's desire to win more trophies with Manchester United after the goalkeeper penned a new long-term deal with the club....
18:51, 2019-09-16

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hints at scale of Man Utd rebuild after Paul Scholes 'writes off' next two years Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has refused to argue with Paul Scholes' assertion that Manchester United need to 'write off' two years to get back into title contention....
13:17, 2019-09-13

Man Utd want new 'clinical' striker AND Jadon Sancho as Solskjaer makes transfer window admission Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has set his sights on a predatory striker after admitting for the first time that Manchester United came up short in the transfer window....
03:00, 2019-08-31

Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insists 'quality' Alexis Sanchez will stay unless asking price is met Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has insisted he would like to keep Alexis Sanchez and will only allow him to leave if the club receive a suitable offer....
20:51, 2019-08-26

Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer still hopeful of 'one or two' deals but declines to comment on Harry Maguire Ole Gunnar Solskjaer expects Manchester United to complete "one or two" deals before next week's transfer deadline after agreeing a fee with Leicester for England centre-back Harry Maguire....
02:51, 2019-08-03

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer would refuse to risk Paul Pogba on 'one of the worst pitches I've seen' at Alkmaar Ole Gunnar Solskjaer revealed he wouldn't risk Paul Pogba on the plastic pitch in Den Haag – even if the midfielder had been fit enough to play in Manchester United's Europa League clash with AZ Alkmaar....
19:34, 2019-10-02

Man Utd simply don't strike fear into opponents anymore as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer waits on players to 'blossom' Ahead of game that will pit two Manchester United legends against each other, it was interesting that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer chose now to declare the past should be left where it is....
11:34, 2019-10-04

Harry Maguire a Man Utd 'leader' and Marcus Rashford 'perfect' vs Chelsea - Ole Gunnar Solskjaer reacts Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was full of praise for Harry Maguire and Marcus Rashford as the Manchester United pair starred at opposite ends of the pitch in a crushing 4-0 win over Chelsea....
00:00, 2019-08-12

'It's a good point away from home' - Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's remarkable response to Man Utd's draw with Alkmaar Ole Gunnar Solskjaer delivered a remarkable response to Manchester United's goalless draw against AZ Alkmaar – declaring himself pleased with his side's latest limp display....
23:00, 2019-10-03

Mind your backs, dollar coming through! The dollar charged to its highest in more than two years on Thursday, trampling almost everything in its way, after the Federal Reserve dampened hopes for a lengthy run of U.S. interest rate cuts....
16:00, 2019-08-01

Rain Briefly Backs Off Tuesday We saw a few nice breaks in the action over the weekend but overall sustained repeated rounds of showers, storms and at times, torrential rain. The general 1″-3″ forecast from last week held but there were pockets of 4″-6″ in areas hit repeatedly by heavy rain. A cold front s...
12:51, 2019-06-10

D-backs top Cardinals 3-2 in 19-inning marathon Ildemaro Vargas had a game-tying pinch-hit homer in the ninth inning on Tuesday and then got singled with the bases loaded in the 19th at 1:34 a.m. local time on Wednesday to give the Arizona Diamondbacks a 3-2 win over the St. Louis Cardinals....
12:00, 2019-09-25

Severe Threat Backs Off But We’re Still Unsettled Our midweek round of strong to severe storms faded early Thursday morning but we’re not done with active weather. The combination of a cold front stalling out across the Ohio River Valley and an approaching upper low will keep scattered showers and storms firing the rest of the week and into t...
10:34, 2019-06-06

Trump backs 'red flag' gun laws. What do they actually do? In the aftermath of this weekend's mass shootings that killed at least 31 people, attention turned to what could be done to prevent something like this from happening again....
20:34, 2019-08-06

| Zimbabwe's opposition MDC backs Chamisa Zimbabwe's main opposition party has elected Nelson Chamisa unopposed to remain as leader at its first congress since the death of its founder, Morgan Tsvangirai, the party says....
19:17, 2019-05-27

Croatian government backs down on later retirement age The Croatian government will lower the country's retirement age back to 65 from 67 following a protest campaign led by leading trade unions, Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic said on Thursday....
12:00, 2019-09-19

| Curwin Bosch backs Beauden Barrett: 'We all do this' Sharks back Curwin Bosch seemingly has no issue with Beauden Barrett stealing a few metres before kicking a penalty against the Springboks last weekend....
00:34, 2019-08-01

Protect Your Pin Collection With These Affordable Locking Backs Do you collect enamel pins? If so, you’ve probably noticed that the soft backs that usually come with them can be removed all too easily. Get these locking backs instead to keep them secure....
02:51, 2019-07-23

Italy: Parliament backs new Conte government The Italian lower house Chamber of Deputies approved the Cabinet, which has already been sworn in by President Mattarella. Prime Minister Conte promised a stronger pro-EU focus and less bickering....
05:00, 2019-09-10

These running backs will provide best fantasy football value “The Price Is Right” is a game show everyone knows. We watched as children with our parents. Our children watched with us. And every show magically culminates in an epic Showcase Showdown. Well, maybe it isn’t so epic, especially in today’s times, because the showcase often is a collection of stuff ...
13:00, 2019-08-18

U.S. backs Brazil for OECD membership, but Argentina first The U.S. government said on Thursday that it supported Brazil's taking steps toward joining the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), though it is first backing accession by Argentina....
02:17, 2019-10-11

Walker’s HR helps D-backs hold off Marlins Christian Walker and Abraham Almonte homered, and Mike Leake won despite giving up his 39th and 40th homers of the season in the Arizona Diamondbacks' 5-4 victory over the Miami Marlins on Wednesday afternoon in Phoenix....
03:00, 2019-09-19

US backs Saudi 'right to defend itself' after 'act of war,' secretary of state says The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo described attacks on Saudi oil facilities as an "act of war" by Iran. Tehran has denied a role in the attacks and said it would retaliate if targeted....
12:00, 2019-09-19

FCC chairman backs T-Mobile, Sprint merger Sprint and T-Mobile US on Monday will announce a series of changes to their $26 billion deal, while U.S. regulators are expected to announce agreement on the conditions necessary to approve the merger, sources said....
17:17, 2019-05-21

Queens man accidentally backs into wife with car, killing her A woman was killed Saturday when her husband accidentally backed into her while washing their car at a Queens gas station, police said. Isabel Ramirez-Cohetero, 51, and her husband, 50, were washing their red Jeep Commander at a gas station on Eliot Ave near 61st Street in Ridgewood at about 12:15 p...
02:17, 2019-08-18

| Serena backs Nike after maternity pay controversy Serena Williams backed her sponsor Nike after controversy over the sporting goods giant's maternity policy, saying that "it's about learning from mistakes"....
22:17, 2019-05-27

8 is Great: D-backs go homer happy in 13-8 win over Phillies PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks got to play Home Run Derby in Philly. The Diamondbacks hit three straight home runs to open the game and finished with a team-record eight in a 13-8 win over the Philadelphia Phillies in a homer-happy game on Monday night. Scott Kingery hit two of Philade...
07:01, 2019-06-11

Boost for Boeing as BA owner backs grounded 737 MAX jet Boeing won a major vote of confidence at the Paris Airshow on Tuesday as British Airways owner IAG signed a letter of intent to buy 200 of its 737 MAX aircraft that have been grounded since March after two deadly crashes....
20:00, 2019-06-18

Adams has 2 HR, 7 RBIs as Nats pound D’backs 15-5 WASHINGTON (AP) — Matt Adams homered twice and drove in a career-high seven runs, Anibal Sanchez got his 100th career victory, and the Washington Nationals beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 15-5 on Sunday to split their four-game series. Adams, Anthony Rendon and Kurt Suzuki homered off Arizona reliever...
00:51, 2019-06-17

Johnson gets boost in race for UK PM's job as former rival backs him Boris Johnson got a boost in his bid to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday when one of his former rivals backed him and said he was almost certain to win the contest....
14:17, 2019-06-17

Kingery’s 3-run homer lifts Phillies over D’Backs 7-4 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Scott Kingery hit a three-run homer, Jake Arrieta threw six effective innings and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 7-4 on Tuesday night. Arrieta (6-5) allowed three runs and six hits for his second win in eight starts. Hector Neris pitched the ninth for his...
06:34, 2019-06-12

EU Parliament backs France's Lagarde as next ECB chief The nod from EU lawmakers paves the way for Lagarde to take up the post with the European Central Bank in November. Once formally confirmed, she will be the ECB's first female president....
16:17, 2019-09-17

France’s Macron backs Merkel for EU post – if she wants it GENEVA (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron says he would support German Chancellor Angela Merkel if she wanted to be the head of the European Union’s executive body. The French leader said Tuesday the EU “needs someone strong” at the helm of the European Commission but that he ...
22:51, 2019-06-11

Lagares homers twice as Mets cap sweep of D-backs Juan Lagares had the biggest game of his major league career Thursday afternoon, when the longest-tenured member of the New York Mets homered twice and finished with six RBIs as the surging Mets completed a four-game sweep of the visiting Arizona Diamondbacks with a 11-1 win....
00:17, 2019-09-13

Brexit: top Tories would bring down any PM who backs no deal Philip Hammond and senior party figures warn that MPs are prepared to take drastic actionBoris Johnson and Dominic Raab have been warned that Tory MPs would be prepared to bring down any prime minister backing a no-deal Brexit, triggering a general election, amid fears the leadership hopefuls will v...
08:51, 2019-05-27

Hong Kong leader says China backs her 'all the way' Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Thursday that China "understands, respects and supports" her government's move to formally withdraw an extradition bill, part of measures she hoped would help the city "move forward" from months of unrest....
07:00, 2019-09-05

Webb backs VAR to improve Premier League "Howard Webb has more experience than most of officiating top flight football matches and his stint in North America\u0027s Major League Soccer has convinced him that Video Assistant Referees (VAR) will only improve the English Premier League."...
15:17, 2019-08-09

| Griquas boss backs Cheetahs for Currie Cup Outgoing Griquas boss Brent Janse van Rensburg believes that the Free State Cheetahs will have too much for the Golden Lions in Saturday's Currie Cup final....
10:17, 2019-09-02

BNP Paribas backs away from U.S. private prison industry France's BNP Paribas SA on Friday said it will no longer finance U.S. private prison operators, the first foreign bank to distance itself from a sector shunned by domestic peers amid controversy over Trump administration detention policies....
04:00, 2019-07-13

Facebook Backs Away From the Hard Sell on Political Ads Facebook said it stopped paying commissions to employees who sell political ads, as it overhauls how it engages with campaigns ahead of elections in 2020....
13:51, 2019-05-23

Trump backs down on US census citizenship question US President Donald Trump has abandoned his bid to put a controversial citizenship question on the 2020 census, after outrage from civil rights groups. However, he vowed he would find a way to count immigrants in the US....
15:34, 2019-07-12

Lampard backs Abraham to keep pumping in goals "Chelsea manager Frank Lampard backed Tammy Abraham to continue his superb form and remain above the senior forwards in the pecking order after the striker opened his Champions League account in Wednesday\u0027s 2-1 victory at Lille."...
16:34, 2019-10-03

Brazil says Turkey backs down on steel tariffs Turkey has decided not to impose tariffs on steel imports from Brazil after concluding an investigation into a dispute between the two countries, Brazil's Economy Ministry and Foreign Ministry said on Friday....
18:34, 2019-05-24

Marathon backs CEO amid calls for his ouster Marathon Petroleum Corp said on Friday the company's board supports Gary Heminger as chief executive officer after two of the top 10 shareholders called for his ouster....
16:34, 2019-09-27

PureVPN backs up no log claim with independent audit Audits are becoming a trend in the VPN industry as providers look to legitimize their claims and PureVPN is the latest company to undergo an independent audit.PureVPN is committed to the online privacy and security of its users and as part of that commitment, the company hired the California-based C...
02:17, 2019-09-04

GM Backs Down On Cutting Off Healthcare For Its Striking Workers General Motors decides to “do what’s right” after considerable pressure and criticism, Toyota deepens its ties with Subaru, auto workers fear the labor impact of electric cars and more for this Morning Shift of Friday, Sept. 27, 2019....
06:17, 2019-09-28

Biden backs impeachment if Trump does not comply Joe Biden says Congress must use its "full constitutional authority" to determine whether President Donald Trump asked the Ukrainian president for dirt on Biden as he runs for the Democratic presidential nomination. (Sept. 24)        ...
23:51, 2019-09-24

Lamb hits first HR in more than a year, D-backs top Rockies Jake Lamb hit his first home run in more than a year and Robbie Ray threw six strong innings to lead the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 4-2 win over the Colorado Rockies       ...
13:34, 2019-07-07

Facebook's Zuckerberg Backs Privacy Legislation Mark Zuckerberg, chief executive and co-founder of Facebook, endorsed federal privacy legislation and greater regulation of political advertising, even as he cast governments as too slow to address many of the internet’s thorniest problems....
19:51, 2019-06-27

Urged to 'do something,' Ohio governor backs 'red flag' law Ohio Governor Mike DeWine on Tuesday proposed a "red flag" law that would allow authorities to take guns away from people who may harm themselves or others, responding to pressure for him to "do something" after a mass shooting in Dayton that killed nine people....
18:00, 2019-08-06

This is when the iPhone 11 will ship to your door: Everything we know so far iPhone season is almost here, which means we’re now in a position to tell you exactly when Apple will launch the iPhone 11 series, when preorders start, and when the iPhone 11 flavor of your choosing will ship to your door. We’re 99% sure these dates are accurate. Not only do they come f...
19:00, 2019-08-16

If I Buy A Car From Far Away, Is It Better To Ship It Or Drive It Home? As Jalopnik’s resident car buying expert and professional car shopper, I get emails. Lots of emails. I’ve decided to pick a few questions and try to help out. This week we are talking about buying cars from far away, custom orders from Japanese luxury brands, and how to ethically off-load a lemon....
01:34, 2019-09-07

CNN backs Chris Cuomo after caught-on-video confrontation CNN says it completely supports anchor Chris Cuomo after video surfaced of him threatening to push a man down some stairs during a confrontation after the man apparently called him “Fredo,” in a seeming reference to the “Godfather” movies...
04:17, 2019-08-14

Let the most popular win: Oregon backs change in presidential voting Lawmakers in Oregon passed legislation on Wednesday to award its seven Electoral College votes to the presidential candidate who wins the popular vote nationwide, rather than the candidate who gets the most votes in the state....
13:51, 2019-06-06

Trump backs bill to ban flag-burning: ‘A no brainer!’ Some Republicans in Congress on Friday reintroduced a proposal calling for a ban on burning the American flag – and they’ve already won an endorsement from President Trump....
06:17, 2019-06-16

Venezuela's Guaido backs use of satellites to track guerrillas Venezuela's opposition leader Juan Guaido on Tuesday backed the use of satellites to help locate guerrilla groups that have crossed into Venezuela from neighboring Colombia, days after dissident rebels launched a new offensive....
23:17, 2019-09-03

Lewis backs 'F1 great' Vettel to rebound from slump Lewis Hamilton is sure Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel will recover from his recent run of mistakes and rediscover the form which made him a four-time world champion....
05:51, 2019-07-23

MLB roundup: Homer-happy Rockies sweep D-backs Trevor Story had four hits and scored the winning run in the 10th inning, and the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 11-10 on Thursday in Denver to sweep a four-game series....
11:00, 2019-05-31

"Better To Have Russia Inside Tent Than Outside": Trump Backs Putin At G7 President Donald Trump capped days of advocacy on behalf of Russian President Vladimir Putin by announcing here Monday that he intends to invite the leader to the Group of Seven summit in 2020, which......
11:00, 2019-08-28

Fantasy Football Week 2 Start 'Em & Sit 'Em: Running backs Whether you lost someone to injury or are dealing with some disappointments, you might have tough decisions to make at running back. Jamey Eisenberg is here to help....
19:51, 2019-09-11

D-Backs, Phillies set MLB record with 13 combined home runs The Arizona Diamondbacks and Philadelphia Phillies combined to hit 13 home runs, a new Major League single-game record, in Monday's 13-6 Diamondbacks victory....
17:00, 2019-06-11

House Backs Off Holding Barr in Contempt in New Resolution House Democrats revealed a resolution up for a vote next week to take Attorney General William P. Barr and the former White House counsel Donald F. McGahn II to court....
01:34, 2019-06-07

Beijing backs away from including Huawei in trade talks China is pulling back on demands that national security issues be included in trade talks, suggesting that the status of Chinese telecom company Huawei, which the U.S. has called a national security threat and placed on a blacklist, won't be a factor in the talks....
08:34, 2019-09-14

Merkel backs Ukraine's Zelenskiy in Russia dispute The Ukrainian president has vowed to push his country towards EU and NATO accession. German Chancellor Angela Merkel has backed his calls for maintaining sanctions against Russia....
19:51, 2019-06-18

Get rid of PM's 'populist cabal', Labour's Corbyn backs new UK election Britain's Jeremy Corbyn said on Monday his opposition Labour Party wants a new election above all else to oust Prime Minister Boris Johnson's "phony, populist cabal", renewing his support for moves to stop a no-deal Brexit....
17:51, 2019-09-02

U.S. backs Israel's right to self-defense in Lebanon border tensions The U.S. government voiced concern on Sunday about growing tensions on the Israeli-Lebanese border, underscoring its support for Israel and warning Lebanon's Iran-backed Hezbollah to refrain from actions that threatened Lebanese security....
23:17, 2019-09-01

MLB roundup: D-backs top Phils in record 13-homer game The Diamondbacks hit a franchise-record eight home runs, and they combined with the Phillies for a major-league-record 13 homers as Arizona won 13-8 at Philadelphia on Monday....
19:51, 2019-06-11

'Once you win here, why not win on the Champs-Elysees?' - Kelly backs Ewan to win in Paris "Caleb Ewan can underline his status as the fastest man in cycling by claiming victory on the Champs-Elysees, according to Eurosport expert Sean Kelly."...
21:51, 2019-07-23

Ex-rival backs Boris Johnson in UK leadership race LONDON (AP) — A former candidate to lead Britain’s Conservative Party has thrown her support behind front-runner Boris Johnson. Andrea Leadsom, an ardent backer of Britain’s exit from the European Union, told LBC Radio that she’s backing Johnson, because “I think he will be a...
12:34, 2019-06-18

Former rival Hancock backs Johnson to 'bring country together' Boris Johnson has won the much sought-after endorsement of former Tory leadership candidate Matt Hancock, despite being attacked by his rivals for snubbing the first TV debate....
08:17, 2019-06-17

Garver’s homer backs Gibson in Twins’ 2-0 win over Royals MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Mitch Garver’s two-run homer in the eighth inning snapped a scoreless tie, and Kyle Gibson gave up two hits in eight innings in the Minnesota Twins’ 2-0 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Friday night. Garver’s 11th home run of the season was deep to the berm...
05:51, 2019-06-15

Chuck Schumer backs Trump on new China tariffs Chuck Schumer offered some rare praise for President Trump on Thursday, backing his decision to slap a 10% tariff on $300 billion worth of Chinese goods on Sept. 1. “We have to be really tough on China. They’ve taken advantage of us,” he said. “America has lost trillions of dollars and millions of j...
23:17, 2019-08-01

Legislator backs off comments on minority communities, guns PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona legislator has walked back his recent comments that black and Hispanic communities “are better armed than the police officers who are supposed to be controlling them” and that they “have firearms galore.” Republican Rep. Jay Lawrence of Scottsdale to...
07:00, 2019-09-09

White House backs off plan to cut foreign aid: source The White House will not move forward with plans to cut billions of dollars in foreign aid, a source familiar with the decision told Reuters on Thursday, after an outcry from lawmakers about what they saw as an attempt to sidestep Congress' authority over government spending....
21:17, 2019-08-22

Hal Steinbrenner backs Yankees’ quiet trade deadline After a very long search to add a starting pitcher to a rotation that has been leaking fluids recently, the Yankees weren’t going to make a deal just to complete a cosmetic move. Showing his trademark patience and balancing the Yankees’ determination to win today while not crippling tomorrow’s chanc...
02:34, 2019-08-02

Georgia's parliament backs 'Moscow's man' for prime minister Georgian lawmakers have confirmed former Interior Minister Giorgi Gakharia as next prime minister. He is best-known for orchestrating a violent crackdown against anti-government protesters, many of them youths....
03:34, 2019-09-09

Rep. Peter King backs Trump’s idea to buy Greenland ​GOP Rep. Peter King said he would support President Trump’s controversial suggestion to purchase Greenland because of its “strategic importance” in the region to act as a check on Russia. “I would [vote to buy Greenland],” he told John Catsimatidis Sunday on “The...
00:17, 2019-08-26

Gallen, Marte lead D-backs to sweep of Padres Rookie right-hander Zac Gallen took a no-hitter into the seventh inning, Ketel Marte hit a grand slam for his 30th homer and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the San Diego Padres 4-1       ...
09:00, 2019-09-05

Senate committee backs Hyten for Pentagon post The U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee on Wednesday backed General John Hyten to be the second-highest ranking U.S. military official, a day after he denied sexual assault allegations against him....
05:00, 2019-08-01

| Warne backs Archer to challenge Smith in Ashes Australia great Shane Warne believes Jofra Archer could be the man to stop Steve Smith's Ashes run-spree as "no one likes to face tall 145km/h bowlers"....
22:17, 2019-08-09

ISS backs Icahn's call for more shareholder say after Anadarko deal Proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services on Thursday urged Occidental Petroleum Corp shareholders to ask management to let them weigh in on board and governance issues as the company......
18:17, 2019-07-31

Supreme Court backs Trump on asylum crackdown The U.S. Supreme Court granted a request by President Donald Trump's administration to fully enforce a new rule that would curtail asylum applications by immigrants at the U.S.-Mexico border, a key element of his hardline immigration policies....
03:00, 2019-09-12

Roberts critical of umps, D-backs' Bradley in 11th Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said the umpires were "clearly wrong" in calling A.J. Pollock out on a key play in the 11th inning Friday night and also took exception to D-backs reliever Archie Bradley's actions in the inning and after the final out....
09:00, 2019-08-10

Fantasy Football Week 1 Start 'Em & Sit 'Em: Running backs With plenty still unsettled at the position, Jamey Eisenberg gives his Start and Sit calls for running back for Week 1, starting with some guys you actually can rely on....
19:51, 2019-09-04

Dodgers, D-backs clear benches after heated 11th Both benches cleared after the final out Friday when D-backs reliever Archie Bradley shouted at the Dodgers' dugout after completing his third save. Earlier in the 11th, Bradley had exchanged gestures with A.J. Pollock after a controversial video review....
16:17, 2019-08-10

Brailsford backs Froome to come back after horror crash Team Ineos manager Dave Brailsford expects four times Tour de France champion Chris Froome to return to elite cycling after last week's horror crash at the Criterium du Dauphine....
17:34, 2019-06-17

UK court backs police use of face recognition, but fight isn't over A UK court has ruled that a police force's use of facial recognition technology was lawful. But whether the tech should be used needs greater scrutiny...
19:51, 2019-09-04

Why ‘handcuffing’ running backs in fantasy football is so risky Insurance policies can be useful, at least for those things you think need insurance. But do you insure every item you own? What if your policy is unclear and you are unsure what kind of coverage you have even if you need to execute the policy? This is the scenarios fantasy owners must consider when...
03:00, 2019-08-20

Velasquez tosses 7 strong in Phillies' 7-3 win over D-backs Vince Velasquez allowed two runs on six hits in his longest outing of the season, seven innings, and Scott Kingery homered in his hometown ballpark, leading the Philadelphia Phillies to a 7-3 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks Monday night       ...
10:34, 2019-08-06

Tapia singles in winning run in 11th, Rox beat D’backs 4-3 DENVER (AP) — Raimel Tapia singled in the winning run in the 11th inning to give the Colorado Rockies another dramatic victory, 4-3 over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday. It was Colorado’s third walk-off win in four games. The Rockies won two of three over the weekend against Baltimore in th...
07:17, 2019-05-28

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

UPDATE 1-BNP Paribas backs away from U.S. private prison industry France's BNP Paribas SA on Friday said it will no longer finance U.S. private prison operators, the first foreign bank to distance itself from a sector shunned by domestic peers amid controversy over Trump administration detention policies....
22:51, 2019-07-13

House backs release of Trump whistleblower complaint 421-0 The U.S. House of Representatives voted 421-0 on Wednesday for a resolution calling on President Donald Trump to release a whistleblower complaint to Congress, despite the administration letting them view the classified document at secure locations in the U.S. Capitol....
02:17, 2019-09-26

'Weirdly comfortable': Nationals not panicking with backs against the wall On the brink of elimination, the Washington Nationals turn to their ace Max Scherzer. Can "Mad Max" help send the series back to Los Angeles?       ...
08:34, 2019-10-07

| Messi backs Valverde but admits Barca are still hurting Lionel Messi wants Ernesto Valverde to continue as Barcelona coach but admits the team have not recovered from their Champions League loss to Liverpool....
08:34, 2019-05-25

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

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

D-backs place LF David Peralta on IL with shoulder injury SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks have placed left fielder David Peralta on the 10-day injured list with an injured right shoulder. The Diamondbacks also called up first baseman Kevin Cron and outfielder Tim Locastro from Triple-A Reno on Friday. Arizona had an open spot on the 25-man ro...
00:51, 2019-05-25

Teenager Gauff backs up Venus win to reach third round American 15-year-old Cori "Coco" Gauff showed her stunning first-round defeat of Venus Williams was no flash in the pan as she outclassed Magdalena Rybarikova 6-3 6-3 to reach the third round of Wimbledon on Wednesday....
07:17, 2019-07-04

Iannetta homers in 7th, Rox beat D’backs 6-2 on rainy night DENVER (AP) — Chris Iannetta hit a two-run homer in the seventh on a cool and drizzly Tuesday evening, sending the Colorado Rockies to a 6-2 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks. Iannetta sent a curve from Merrill Kelly over the left-field fence for his fourth homer of the season. He was a late additio...
06:51, 2019-05-29

Fantasy Football Week 4 Start 'Em & Sit 'Em: Running backs Whether you lost someone to injury or are dealing with some disappointments, you might have tough decisions to make at running back. Jamey Eisenberg is here to help....
20:00, 2019-09-25

Biden backs impeachment if Trump does not cooperate with Congress Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden said on Tuesday he would support opening impeachment proceedings against Donald Trump if the Republican president fails to comply with congressional requests for information on Ukraine and other matters....
01:17, 2019-09-25

Austrian parliament backs EU's first total ban of weedkiller glyphosate Austria's lower house of parliament passed a bill on Tuesday banning all uses of the weedkiller glyphosate, the first time a European Union country has taken such strong action against the chemical over concerns that it can cause cancer....
22:51, 2019-07-02

The top 10 defensive backs in college football for 2019 is headlined by LSU USA TODAY Sports wraps up its positional rankings for the 2019 college football season by breaking down the best defensive backs in the country.       ...
23:00, 2019-07-17

Pelosi backs changing the law to allow a sitting president to be indicted Speaker Nancy Pelosi endorsed changing federal law to specify that a sitting president can be indicted, even as she indicated she was no closer to moving to impeach President Donald Trump. In an interview with NPR published Friday, Pelosi argued that despite a Justice Department legal opinion assert...
15:00, 2019-09-21

Iran’s Rouhani backs moving UN out of New York to a ‘better’ country Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Thursday that his country's delegation would vote for the United Nations headquarters to be moved out of New York if given the chance, in the latest sign of escalating tensions with the United States on the sidelines of the U.N. General Assembly. ...
02:34, 2019-09-27

The Londoner: Entreprepurr Jeremy Hunt backs Larry the Cat In today's Londoner: Fears for Larry the cat / Germans want their own John Bercow / Georgia Toffolo joins team Boris / Nick Clegg sticks out "like a sore thumb"...
19:34, 2019-07-18

Iannetta drives in 2 in 10th, Rockies sweep D-backs PHOENIX (AP) — Chris Iannetta’s two-run, bases-loaded single in the 10th inning lifted the Colorado Rockies to a 6-4 victory Thursday that completed a three-game sweep of the Arizona Diamondbacks. Iannetta, a former Diamondbacks catcher, singled off the center-field wall against Yoshihisa Hira...
03:51, 2019-06-21

Austrian far right crashes out of government as president backs Kurz The far-right Freedom Party (FPO) quit Austria's coalition government on Tuesday after the president sided with Chancellor Sebastian Kurz and sacked the hardline FPO interior minister, paving the way for a caretaker government....
18:17, 2019-05-21

Wiggins backs Roglic for World Championship TT glory "Bradley Wiggins predicts that Primoz Roglic could follow up his Vuelta triumph with 2019 Road World Championship time trial glory. Subscribe to The Bradley Wiggins Show podcast!"...
08:17, 2019-09-24

Army Backs Plan To Tax Disability Pension, Says Not For "Tax Exemption" In a circular issued June 24, the Central Board of Direct Taxes said pensions drawn by personnel who retired under normal circumstances would be taxed. It also clarified that disability pensions,......
13:34, 2019-07-03

Vermont GOP governor backs Trump impeachment probe Vermont's Phil Scott became the first Republican governor to support an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump. Massachusetts Republican Governor Charlie Baker said the proper responsibility for Congress is to investigate. (Sept. 27)        ...
11:51, 2019-09-27

Trump backs off adding citizenship question to census President Trump will announce that he is backing away from trying to include a citizenship question on the 2020 Census during a Thursday afternoon news conference, according to multiple reports. The president instead will take executive action to direct the Commerce Department to collect the informa...
02:00, 2019-07-12

Airbus Backs Upgrades to Planes Despite Boeing's 737 MAX Troubles Airbus supported upgrading older-model planes for efficiency—instead of always pursuing brand-new designs—after the two crashes by Boeing’s 737 MAX planes raised questions about whether legacy planes can evolve safely....
15:17, 2019-05-21

Wu-Tang rapper RZA backs fur ban in letter to City Council The city’s proposed fur ban got a high profile backer Wednesday — legendary Wu-Tang Clan rapper RZA. The New York native collaborated with animal rights group PETA to write an email pushing city council members to “help NYC move into the future of fashion” by supporting Johns...
18:34, 2019-05-30

Posey breaks out of slump in Giants' 6-3 win over D-Backs Slumping Buster Posey had a pair of RBI hits and Alex Dickerson homered and drove in two runs to lead the San Francisco Giants to a 6-3 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks       ...
14:34, 2019-06-29

Giuliani Backs Out of Kremlin-Supported Conference in Armenia “Not going,” Mr. Giuliani told The New York Times. He said he wanted to spend more time with his client, President Trump, who is facing an impeachment inquiry....
03:51, 2019-09-28

LEADING OFF: Carrasco treated, Epstein backs Maddon LEADING OFF: Carrasco treated for leukemia, Epstein supports Maddon, prospects set for Futures Game, Yankees-Rays cap hard-fought series       ...
13:34, 2019-07-07

ECB's Draghi backs France's calls for further euro integration The outgoing president of the European Central Bank (ECB) has called on euro countries to commit to further integration – in what's a controversial and dividing topic among the 19 nations....
10:51, 2019-09-30

Arenado, Senzatela lead Rockies to rout of D-backs PHOENIX (AP) — Nolan Arenado homered and drove in three, Antonio Senzatela pitched one-run ball into the seventh inning and the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-1 Tuesday night. Charlie Blackmon stayed hot with three hits, and the Rockies (39-35) took over second place in the NL West...
11:34, 2019-06-19

Shoaib Akhtar Backs India To Win World Cup 2019 India will take on New Zealand in the first semi-final, which will be played at Old Trafford in Manchester on Tuesday. The final of World Cup 2019 will be played at Lord's on July 14....
22:34, 2019-07-07

Saudi Prince Backs Away From Military Clash With Iran Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has edged away from a possible military confrontation with Iran after its attack on Saudi oil facilities, as the kingdom seeks to cool tensions and rehabilitate its image a year after Jamal Khashoggi’s killing....
10:17, 2019-10-01

Motorola Razr rumor backs up what we already heard – it'll be out in 2019 The Motorola Razr release date may stick to the end of 2019 – but barely, according to two recent reports. And you may not be able to buy the phone until 2020.Last month, we heard that the rumored foldable phone would debut in December, and now a source close to the matter repeated this end-o...
21:00, 2019-09-27

| Labour's Jeremy Corbyn backs second Brexit referendum Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of Britain's main opposition Labour party, has said it is "right to demand" a second referendum on any deal about the country's departure from the European Union, or Brexit....
03:51, 2019-06-20

Renault backs new electric car in Andros Trophy for 2019/20 Renault will provide manufacturer backing to the DA Racing team in the top class of the Andros Trophy, as the series switches to electric power in 2019/20...
18:51, 2019-07-20

Top NY biz group backs driver’s licenses for illegal immigrants ALBANY — A top New York State top business group backs legislation giving driver’s licenses to illegal immigrants — claiming it will be a boon to the economy. “This is the law in 12 states and its been beneficial to those states’ economies,” Heather Briccetti, CEO of the Business Council of New York...
03:51, 2019-05-30

Emery backs new Arsenal captain Xhaka to win over fans "Arsenal manager Unai Emery backed Granit Xhaka to win the fans over after the Swiss midfielder was named the club\u0027s new captain following a dressing-room vote."...
22:34, 2019-09-27

Former Italy PM Renzi leads breakaway from PD, still backs government Former Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi announced on Tuesday he was leaving the center-left Democratic Party (PD) to set up a new party, in a move that raised tensions in the new ruling coalition and could undermine its stability....
16:17, 2019-09-17

Marathon's board backs CEO amid calls for his ouster Marathon Petroleum Corp said on Friday the top U.S. refiner's board supported Gary Heminger staying on as chief executive officer amid calls for his ouster from two top 10 shareholders....
00:17, 2019-09-28

Locastro wins it, D-backs end six-game losing streak Tim Locastro's single with the bases loaded in the 10th inning gave the Arizona Diamondbacks a 3-2 win over the San Francisco Giants       ...
03:34, 2019-06-24

The obscure law that explains why Google backs climate deniers Company wants to curry favour with conservatives to protect its ‘section 230’ legal immunityRevealed: Google made large contributions to climate change deniersWhen Eric Schmidt was asked on a radio show in 2014 why Google was supporting an ultra-conservative climate-denying pressure group in Washing...
10:51, 2019-10-11

FDA panel backs ‘experimental’ treatment for peanut allergy WASHINGTON — Government experts on Friday backed an experimental treatment for children with peanut allergies that could become the first federally approved option for preventing life-threatening reactions. The treatment is daily capsules of peanut powder that gradually help children build up a tole...
14:51, 2019-09-17

FCC backs Nexstar’s $4.1B deal for Tribune Media stations The Federal Communications Commission OK’d Nexstar’s $4.1 billion takeover of Tribune Media Monday — paving the way for the Texas-based Nexstar to become the largest broadcast company in the US with 144 stations in 115 markets. The FCC’s commissioners voted 3-to-2 in favor of the deal, which also in...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Pep Guardiola happy to start season with only three centre-backs • Manchester City manager ‘so happy’ with the squad he has• Guardiola wants Leroy Sané to stay despite Bayern interestPep Guardiola has said it is not vital Manchester City sign a new centre-back before the start of their Premier League title defence. Related: Kompany quits Manchester City to become...
17:34, 2019-07-19

Turkey says second ship set to drill off Cyprus A second Turkish drillship will begin drilling for oil and natural gas in the eastern Mediterranean within a week, Turkey's energy minister said, in a move which that could strain ties with Cyprus over jurisdiction rights for exploration....
23:00, 2019-07-06

Mulvaney Says McCain Ship Episode Is ‘Much Ado About Nothing’ The White House again played down its directive to hide a Navy warship named after Senator John McCain as the Pentagon warned against politicizing the military....
03:51, 2019-06-03

Last known US slave ship found in Alabama The Clotilda was found by SEARCH Inc in collaboration with the Alabama Historical Commission The last ship known to smuggle slaves from Africa to the US has been discovered in Alabama’s Mobile River, nearly 160 years after it was deliberately sunk, a historical commission has said.The Alabama Histor...
20:17, 2019-05-23

Mediterranean gets new NGO migrant rescue ship Humanitarian group SOS Mediterranee says it has relaunched migrant rescues off Libya, seven months after it was forced to abandon its activities. The new mission comes after a standoff between Italy and Sea-Watch 3....
13:17, 2019-07-21

The ship is sinking in the Bottom Ten-nessee After an 0-2 start, Tennessee coach Jeremy Pruitt searched for an analogy and came up with ... the Titanic. It's safe to say things aren't going well in Knoxville....
03:34, 2019-09-12

Team Trump backs off threat to slap tariffs on Mexico Team Trump on Wednesday appeared to back off the president’s threat to slap 5 percent tariffs on Mexican imports, with a top White House trade official suggesting they wouldn’t be needed because the US now has “the Mexicans’ attention” on border security. “We believe that these tariffs may not have ...
22:17, 2019-06-05

No. 4 House Democrat backs opening Trump impeachment inquiry Rep. Ben Ray Luján, the No. 4 House Democrat, announced his support for an impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump on Monday. Luján, a close ally of Speaker Nancy Pelosi, is the highest-ranking House Democrat to back impeachment thus far. The New Mexico Democrat, who curr...
22:00, 2019-08-19

Trump backs plan that would boost biofuel quotas 10% in 2020 U.S. President Donald Trump has tentatively approved a plan to increase the amount of biofuels that oil refiners are required to blend each year to compensate for exemptions handed out to small refiners by the Environmental Protection Agency, two sources familiar with the matter said....
15:51, 2019-09-16

UK PM backs 'stop-and-search' power, says will create 10,000 more spaces in prisons British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has given support to the police's "stop-and-search powers" and also pledged to create "another 10,000 spaces" in UK prisons....
12:51, 2019-08-11

Norway's sovereign wealth fund backs away from fossil fuels Coal and oil have long been sought-after investment targets, but that is changing. Norway is increasingly withdrawing its huge sovereign wealth fund from fossil fuels. But for finance, not climate protection....
11:00, 2019-07-11

HD Kumaraswamy Backs DK Shivakumar, Slams Summons On Ganesh Chaturthi Former Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy slammed the Enforcement Directorate for ''refusing'' to allow a plea by Congress leader DK Shivakumar for exempting him from appearance before it on......
12:51, 2019-09-01

House Republican Mark Amodei backs inquiry but not impeachment Rep. Mark Amodei on Friday became the first Republican to explicitly back the House’s investigation into President Donald Trump over his interactions with Ukraine, though the Nevada lawmaker made clear that he does not support impeachment.In a conference call with local media, the five-term congress...
03:17, 2019-09-28

Putin backs Moldova’s new government amid political turmoil CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has strongly backed Moldova’s new coalition government, which has been locked in a power struggle with a rival group amid a surge in political tensions in the ex-Soviet nation. In an interview with the Mir television station in Russia, ...
11:34, 2019-06-13

U.S. court backs House request for Trump's financial records In a blow to President Donald Trump's efforts to block oversight of his business dealings, a U.S. court on Friday backed a House of Representatives request for the Republican's financial records including tax documents....
21:51, 2019-10-11

Liverpool's Van Dijk backs Adrian to cover for injured Alisson "Liverpool goalkeeper Adrian\u0027s Premier League experience can help him seamlessly slot into their starting lineup if first choice Alisson is out for a long spell with a calf injury, defender Virgil van Dijk has said."...
18:00, 2019-08-11

Juan Mata backs young Man Utd stars to come of age in Europa League Juan Mata is convinced Manchester United are witnessing their next golden generation as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer prepares to unleash his starlets on Europe....
15:51, 2019-09-17

Kelly blasts 2 late homers, D-backs beat Dodgers 3-2 in 11 Carson Kelly hit a tying two-run homer in the ninth inning and a tiebreaking solo shot in the 11th, propelling the Diamondbacks to a 3-2 comeback victory over the Dodgers       ...
15:34, 2019-08-10

On eve of UK visit, Trump backs Boris Johnson, dings duchess WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is weighing in on the United Kingdom’s political maelstrom days before his state visit, saying Boris Johnson would be an “excellent” prime minister and calling Meghan Markle “nasty.” Trump is expressing support for Johnson, the c...
00:17, 2019-06-01

Yastrzemski hits 3 HRs, Giants beat D'backs in 11 innings Mike Yastrzemski hit three home runs, including a tiebreaking solo shot in the 11th inning, and the San Francisco Giants recovered after squandering two late leads, beating the Arizona Diamondbacks 10-9       ...
11:00, 2019-08-17

McConnell vows to bring up gun legislation — as long as Trump backs it Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell reiterated Tuesday that he is willing to bring to the floor gun control legislation that President Donald Trump supports and could become law.The Kentucky Republican told conservative talk show radio host Hugh Hewitt that the White House is reviewing different ...
04:51, 2019-09-04

President Trump Backs Down on Adding Citizenship Question to Census President Donald Trump is no longer pushing to include a citizenship question on the 2020 census, averting what legal experts say would have raised thorny constitutional and legal issues. Instead, Trump issued an executive order Thursday that directs other federal agencies and departments to provide...
04:51, 2019-07-12

‘Project Runway’ host Tim Gunn backs City Council fur ban A prominent fashionista and television personality will testify in support of a fur ban proposed by City Council Speaker Corey Johnson, The Post has learned. Tim Gunn, who hosted the hit reality TV show “Project Runway” for 16 years, will throw his weight behind Johnson’s anti-fur bill at a City Hal...
14:32, 2019-05-21

Ray helps D'backs avoid sweep, beat Brewers 5-2 Robbie Ray returned from the injured list and pitched five scoreless innings, Eduardo Escobar and Christian Walker each homered, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-2 to avoid a series sweep       ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

Tulsi Gabbard, Last 2020 Holdout, Backs Impeachment Inquiry Ms. Gabbard had opposed the inquiry as recently as Wednesday. With her shift, the 19 Democratic presidential candidates are unanimous in their support....
22:34, 2019-09-27

Wiggins backs Thomas to impress at 2019 Tour de France "Bradley Wiggins says Geraint Thomas as the mental strength to mount a strong bid for a second Tour de France title despite a difficult 2019 season."...
17:17, 2019-07-02

FCC chief Ajit Pai backs controversial Sprint, T-Mobile merger T-Mobile’s controversial deal to buy rival Sprint won’t be getting any more static from the Federal Communications Commission. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai threw his weight behind the $26 billion mega-merger on Monday, saying the deal could bolster the rollout of high-speed 5G wireless networks across the ...
16:51, 2019-05-21

‘I don’t know why he’s here’: Adam Peaty backs Scott’s decision to snub Sun Yang • Sun shouted ‘you’re a loser’ at Duncan Scott after being shunned• ‘Should he be in sport when people are booing him,’ says PeatyAdam Peaty has backed the decision by British bronze medallist Duncan Scott to snub Sun Yang on the podium on Tuesday after the controversial Chinese swimmer’s victory in...
17:00, 2019-07-23

Gareth Southgate backs Stones and Barkley after errors against Netherlands • ‘John will get horrible criticism for that mistake’• England to continue playing from the backGareth Southgate has thrown his support behind John Stones and Ross Barkley and insisted his team will continue to play the ball out short from the back after dreadful errors in extra time condemned Engla...
02:34, 2019-06-07

Man City's Guardiola backs 'special' Sterling to shine as striker "Manchester City forward Raheem Sterling\u0027s improving physicality and finesse can help him excel as a central striker when he is deployed in the role, manager Pep Guardiola has said."...
18:00, 2019-08-11

Vidal backs Messi over Copa America referee criticism "Chile\u0027s Arturo Vidal has backed Barcelona team-mate Lionel Messi after the Argentina attacker slammed the quality of refereeing in the Copa America."...
17:51, 2019-07-07

UK Backs Extending Gay Marriage, Abortion Rights To Northern Ireland Britain's House of Commons voted on Tuesday to extend same-sex marriage and abortion rights to Northern Ireland, unless devolved government is restored in Belfast by October 21....
02:34, 2019-07-10

Italy close to new government as Trump backs Conte's return as PM The two parties trying to form a new Italian government appeared close to a coalition deal on Tuesday, cheering financial markets as well as U.S. President Donald Trump, who said he hoped Giuseppe Conte would be reinstated as prime minister....
22:34, 2019-08-27

Italy's 5-Star, PD talking again as Trump backs Conte's return as PM U.S. President Donald Trump weighed into Italy's political crisis on Tuesday, saying he hoped Giuseppe Conte would be reinstated as prime minister, as the climate improved in party talks to form a new government....
21:00, 2019-08-27

U.K. Parliament Backs Same-Sex Marriage and Abortion Rights in Northern Ireland The votes set the stage for changes that would liberalize laws in Northern Ireland and drag the region into line with the rest of the United Kingdom....
01:51, 2019-07-10

Putin backs Trump in U.S. domestic row, jokes about election meddling Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday sided with his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump in the domestic political storm raging in the United States, and briefly joked that Moscow would hack the U.S. presidential election in 2020....
20:00, 2019-10-02

Tennis champion Barty backs Matildas for French success Ash Barty was not the only Australian sportswoman competing in elite competition in France this weekend and the newly-crowned Grand Slam tennis champion has sent a message of support to the Matildas ahead of their women's World Cup opener....
18:34, 2019-06-09

UK's Jeremy Corbyn says Labour Party backs new Brexit referendum In a significant shift, Britain's main opposition Labour Party said Tuesday that the country's soon-to-be chosen new leader should hold a second referendum on whether to leave the European Union or remain in the bloc....
16:17, 2019-07-09

Fantasy football: Running backs with easiest schedules, best values New England Patriots running back Sony Michel could be the steal of your draft this season, according to UPI senior sports writer Alex Butler. Read for more running backs with easy schedules in 2019....
23:17, 2019-08-14

Italy PM backs intelligence over reported U.S. attorney general visits Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte is not concerned about reports that U.S. Attorney General William Barr held secret meetings with Italian intelligence agencies, Conte's office said on Thursday....
23:00, 2019-10-03

Warne Backs Archer To Be Smith's "Biggest Challenge" In Ashes Shane Warne believes Jofra Archer's extra pace, as well as the knowledge gained from playing alongside Steve Smith in the IPL, will stand him in good stead if he is selected....
09:34, 2019-08-10

Anti no-deal coalition 'backs forcing PM to delay Brexit through law' A cross-party coalition of MPs trying to block a no-deal Brexit in October have reportedly agreed they should focus on trying to write a law forcing Boris Johnson to delay....
23:34, 2019-08-27

Italy inches toward new govt as Trump backs Conte's return as PM The two parties trying to form a new Italian government made progress toward a coalition deal on Tuesday, cheering financial markets as well as U.S. President Donald Trump, who said he hoped Giuseppe Conte would be reinstated as prime minister....
04:00, 2019-08-28

U.S. Treasury backs away from plan for Harriet Tubman on $20 bill next year The U.S. Treasury will not introduce a redesigned $20 bill picturing escaped slave and abolitionist Harriet Tubman next year as planned, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Wednesday....
05:00, 2019-05-23

Boost for Boeing as BA owner backs grounded jet with 200-plane order Boeing won a major vote of confidence at the Paris Airshow on Tuesday as British Airways owner IAG signed a letter of intent to buy 200 of its 737 MAX jets that have been grounded since March after two deadly crashes....
22:00, 2019-06-18

Merrill Kelly, D-Backs blank Phillies in crisp 3-hitter PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Merrill Kelly tossed three-hit ball over 7 2/3 innings, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-0 on Wednesday night. Kelly (7-6) struck out five before departing when Bryce Harper entered the game as a pinch-hitter. Andrew Chafin retired Harper on two pitch...
05:34, 2019-06-13

Tony Romo reveals top fantasy football running backs Former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo told UPI which running back he would pick first in a fantasy football draft. He also said he thinks Ezekiel Elliott is a 'coin flip' when it comes to missing games in 2019....
15:00, 2019-08-16

Johnson dodges question on ambassador's future as Hunt backs Sir Kim Tory leadership favourite Boris Johnson has refused to say whether he will keep Britain's ambassador to the US in post after the leak of sensitive diplomatic messages about Donald Trump....
12:17, 2019-07-10

Ole Gunnar Solskjær backs his players despite worst start in 30 years • Solskjær: ‘This is a steep learning curve for us’• Unai Emery supportive of Granit Xhaka after United goalOle Gunnar Solskjær insisted he was still confident of Manchester United having a successful year after a 1-1 draw with Arsenal condemned the 20-times Premier League champions to their worst s...
03:51, 2019-10-01

Poll: Public backs criticism of journalists, Trump’s attacks ‘appropriate’ In the latest sign that major American media outlets are losing the public’s support, a majority believe it is appropriate for politicians to criticize reporters and hold them to the same scrutiny as those they cover....
18:00, 2019-08-28

"Sovereign Issue": Russia Backs India On Jammu And Kashmir Russia today called withdrawing Jammu and Kashmir's special status India's sovereign decision and an internal matter and pitched for resolving issues between New Delhi and Islamabad through dialogue....
15:00, 2019-08-28

Major voting machine maker backs away from paperless models Voting machine security is still a sore point, but at least some vendors are starting to change their tune. ES&S chief Tom Burt has declared that his company will "no longer sell" paperless voting machines as the "primary" voting device for a gi......
08:00, 2019-06-10

Coach Kerr backs Scots to bring 'A-game' against Argentina Scotland must "bring their A-game" to their final group stage match of the women's World Cup against Argentina on Wednesday if they are to have any hope of reaching the last-16, coach Shelley Kerr has said....
07:51, 2019-06-19

Cuomo backs Cabrini statue in ‘slap in the face’ to de Blasio Gov. Andrew Cuomo has pledged his “full support” for a statue of Saint Frances Cabrini — in what attendees described as a “slap in the face” to Mayor Bill de Blasio for the controversial snub. Speaking at Saturday night’s Columbus Citizens Foundation Gala, Cuomo u...
05:00, 2019-10-14

The Supreme Court Backs White Minority Rule for Generations to Come The Supreme Court dealt a potential hammer blow to voting rights in America on Wednesday, ruling that federal courts could not judge issues of partisan gerrymandering because it would “countermand the Framers’ decision to entrust districting to political entities.” The decision could lead to...
02:00, 2019-06-28

U.S. sanctions Iraq-based company, says it backs Iran's IRGC The United States on Wednesday sanctioned an Iraqi company and two of its associates, which it said had helped Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps-Quds force evade sanctions by smuggling hundreds of millions of dollars worth of weapons....
18:17, 2019-06-12

Canada backs startup to boost data on space debris The Canadian government's contracting arm is backing a proposed new satellite system that will use big data analytics to provide commercially available data about the Earth and its orbit amid growing concerns about the risks posed by space debris....
23:17, 2019-06-16

German government backs compulsory measles jab for schools, kindergartens Children in Germany will have to prove they've had a measles vaccination before they can attend kindergarten or go to school, under a new draft law. Parents who object to immunizing their kids face hefty fines....
14:00, 2019-07-17

Late Night Backs Up ‘the Squad’ After Trump’s Accusatory Tweets Seth Meyers said of the congresswomen that “if you’re asking them to fix the totally broken, crime-infested governments of their home countries, they’re trying.”...
13:34, 2019-07-16

Labour backs abolishing private schools in conference vote Labour will campaign at the next general election with a promise to effectively abolish private schools and "redistribute" their properties to the state sector....
04:00, 2019-09-23

The big kick-off, English centre-backs and Crusty – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Mark Langdon discuss the Community Shield, Harry Maguire and the centre-back daisy chain, Nicolas Pépé, the return of the Football League and Crusty the PieJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.Back for another season, we start by lo...
03:00, 2019-08-06

Weather agency now backs Trump, says Dorian could have impacted Alabama The federal agency that monitors hurricanes said Friday that Hurricane Dorian could have impacted Alabama, backing claims by President Trump that he was right to tweet a warning over the weekend about the storm affecting the state....
02:34, 2019-09-07

Unifor backs UAW's 'nice and aggressive' start to contract talks Unifor President Jerry Dias doesn’t get a chance to sit across from Detroit 3 executives until the summer of 2020 -- all but one Canadian contract expires in September 2020....
04:51, 2019-07-16

Lamb, Escobar deliver big hits, D-backs beat Rockies 8-7 Pinch-hitter Jake Lamb had a tiebreaking two-run single in the sixth inning and the Arizona Diamondbacks held on to beat the Colorado Rockies 8-7       ...
08:00, 2019-08-21

Ilhan Omar backs AOC on 'concentration camps' at the border comment Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn, is backing her freshman colleague, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-NY, over the claim that there were "concentration camps" along the southern border, saying what the U.S. government is doing fits the "general definition."...
21:51, 2019-06-21

Trump backs Boris Johnson after UK Supreme Court ruling ​President Trump showed unwavering support Tuesday for Boris Johnson ​after a UK Supreme Court ruling that his decision to suspend Parliament ahead of a Brexit vote was unlawful and calls for the British prime minister to step down. “I’ll tell you, I know him well, he’s not going anywhere​,” T...
21:51, 2019-09-24

Close Pelosi ally, Rep. Jan Schakowsky, backs impeachment inquiry The move by the Illinois Democrat is likely to put more pressure on the House speaker, who has rebuffed calls to open an impeachment inquiry into President Trump’s actions....
14:34, 2019-06-20

Sanders backs Warren after Liz Cheney attacks 'no first use' nuclear policy Sanders rejects ‘national security advice from a Cheney’Congresswoman is daughter of Iraq war architect Dick CheneyBernie Sanders has defended his rival for the Democratic presidential 2020 nomination, Elizabeth Warren, after her policy against pre-emptive use of America’s nuclear weapons was attack...
20:17, 2019-08-03

Brendan Rodgers backs James Maddison to be a perfect fit for England • Leicester manager praises midfielder’s work ethic• ‘He has confidence because he puts the work in,’ says RodgersBrendan Rodgers believes James Maddison has all the attributes to fit seamlessly into Gareth Southgate’s England setup. Maddison is expected to be called up to the England squad for the ...
06:51, 2019-08-23

Renault backs Nissan's move to give it boardroom seats French ministers have consistently highlighted the importance of ensuring the two-decade alliance between Renault and Nissan remains strong, before planning any further consolidation....
18:51, 2019-06-20

Trump Reverses Course on Gun Control Again, Says He Backs Tighter Background Checks (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday once again backed tighter background checks for gun purchases, but said he wants to be careful that closing what he calls “loopholes” doesn’t clear the way for more gun control. Speaking to reporters as he departed the White ...
03:17, 2019-08-22

German town backs Merkel's CDU, rejects AfD in vote for mayor Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives on Sunday won a run-off vote for mayor in a small town in the east of the country, beating the far-right Alternative for Germany party....
22:51, 2019-06-16

Silver backs free speech rights of Rockets' Morey Adam Silver said the NBA supports Daryl Morey's freedom of speech, but acknowledged that the Rockets GM's tweet has led to some "fairly dramatic consequences."...
21:00, 2019-10-07

Robert De Niro backs $400M ‘vertical village’ in Queens Starchitecture meet star power. Scandinavian architect du jour Bjarke Ingels has been tapped by a development group that includes Robert De Niro, his son real estate broker Raphael De Niro, film producer Jane Rosenthal and “immersive studio developer” Wildflower for a new $400 million pr...
21:17, 2019-09-20

German court backs Bundeswehr decision to dismiss far-right janitor A Berlin labor court has ruled that the dismissal of a janitor by the German military due to links with the far-right was justified. The employee was fired over his online opinions and membership of an extremist group....
10:34, 2019-07-18

Corbyn backs referendum on Brexit deal after voter exodus To break parliamentary deadlock, deal has to be put to public vote, Labour leader saysJeremy Corbyn has pledged to support a second referendum on any Brexit deal after the Labour leadership came under overwhelming pressure to halt the exodus of its remain voters who backed pro-EU parties at the Euro...
02:51, 2019-05-28

Cracks in Purdue's proposed opioid settlement as Arizona backs out The U.S. state of Arizona withdrew its support for a proposed nationwide opioid settlement with Purdue Pharma LP, saying the maker of OxyContin sought to "undermine material terms of the deal," according to a court filing on Monday....
21:51, 2019-10-08

Moderate Islamist Ennahda backs Saied in Tunisia's presidential run-off Tunisia's largest political party, moderate Islamist Ennahda, will back former law professor Kais Saied in a presidential election run-off, it said on Thursday, potentially boosting his chances against his detained rival, Nabil Karoui....
01:51, 2019-09-20

Aidy Boothroyd backs England Under-21s’ hard work to excite • Coach out to enhance home reputation in Euros• Boothroyd’s team face tricky French test on TuesdayRoaring lions and motivational lines from figures such as Raheem Sterling and Gareth Southgate decorate the walls of England’s training base but the home of Sammaurese provides none of the comfort of ...
04:34, 2019-06-16

McConnell backs election security amendment after facing criticism Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Thursday he is backing a measure to improve election security after Senate Democrats slammed him for blocking bipartisan election security legislation. The amendment to an appropriations package would provide an additional $250 million to the Trump admini...
00:00, 2019-09-20

NASA backs demo that will 3D-print spacecraft parts in orbit NASA is expanding its efforts to bring 3D printing to space. The agency has given Made In Space a $73.3 million contract to demonstrate the ability to 3D-print spacecraft parts in orbit using Archinaut One (shown above), a robotic manufacturing ship......
03:00, 2019-07-15

Putin backs Moldova's new government amid political turmoil Russian President Vladimir Putin has strongly backed Moldova's new coalition government, which has been locked in a power struggle with a rival group amid a surge in political tensions in the ex-Soviet nation....
13:17, 2019-06-13

Clijsters backs Bertens as contender for Roland Garros title "Eurosport pundit Kim Clijsters says the women’s competition at Roland Garros is “wide open” as defending champion Simona Halep returns without former coach Darren Cahill."...
15:51, 2019-05-25

Mamata Banerjee Backs Raj Thackeray Initiative For End To Voting Machines Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray on Wednesday invited West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to a rally his party will hold on August 21 in Mumbai to launch a movement demanding the......
20:34, 2019-07-31

Apple backs up privacy chest-beating with critical new feature Apple showed at WWDC that it’s practicing what it’s preaching, with strong new privacy features woven in everywhere from the Mac to the Apple Watch.        ...
20:00, 2019-06-04

U.S. backs proposed $6.5 billion sale of 32 F-35 Lockheed jets to Poland The U.S. State Department said on Wednesday it had approved a proposed sale of 32 Lockheed Martin Corp F-35 fighter jets, worth $6.5 billion, to Poland....
19:17, 2019-09-11

Vargas hits game-winner in 19th, D-backs top Cards 3-2 Ildemaro Vargas had a game-tying pinch-hit homer in the ninth inning on Tuesday and then singled with the bases loaded in the 19th at 1:34 a.m. local time on Wednesday to give the Arizona Diamondbacks a 3-2 win over the St. Louis Cardinals....
02:51, 2019-09-26

De Blasio backs off claim that anti-Semitism is a ‘right-wing movement’ "I think we see a difference in New York City than in the country as a whole," de Blasio said, admitting that bias incidents against Jews in the city are largely committed by youth and mentally ill people....
04:00, 2019-09-19

Justice Department Backs Opposition to New California Retirement Plan The U.S. Department of Justice is backing a lawsuit that seeks to invalidate California’s state retirement plan, taking aim at states sponsoring retirement savings plans for people who lack access to one at work....
18:51, 2019-09-18

LeSean McCoy isn’t threatened by all the running backs Bills brought in LeSean McCoy isn’t bothered by a few fresh faces in Buffalo. McCoy, who hill turn 31 in July, struggled through the worst year of his illustrious career in 2018, rushing for 514 yards and three touchdowns, averaging just 3.2 yards per carry. Both McCoy’s rushing yards and yards per carry were career...
20:34, 2019-06-13

Polish court backs citizenship for LGBT couple’s child WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A court in Poland has upheld the groundbreaking registration of a child raised by a same-sex couple. The decision by the Provincial Court in the southern city of Krakow to reject a protest by prosecutors and allow two Polish women living in Britain to be named as the parents of...
17:51, 2019-06-05

UK PM candidate Johnson says he backs Hong Kong people 'every inch of the way' Boris Johnson, who could be Britain's prime minister by the end of the month, said he backed the people of Hong Kong every inch of the way and cautioned China that "one country, two systems" should not be cast aside....
14:51, 2019-07-03

D'backs tie franchise record with 21 hits, beat Rangers 19-4 Eduardo Escobar homered twice and the Arizona Diamondbacks tied a franchise record with 21 hits while thumping the Texas Rangers 19-4       ...
06:34, 2019-07-18

Sponsor backs sacking of rugby star after homophobic comments The major sponsor of the Australian rugby team has backed the sacking of Israel Folau for homophobic comments a day after the player renewed his stance in a church sermon....
18:51, 2019-06-17

Crown backs down and ‘refines’ plans for offshore wind auction Tender process for seabed use made more transparent after warnings from energy firmsThe Queen’s property manager has bowed to criticism over its plans for the biggest offshore wind auction in a decade by agreeing to fairer terms for renewable energy companies.The Crown Estate, which holds the rights...
08:00, 2019-07-19

Sweden's Saab backs out of Swiss fighter jet test flights Saab will not test its Gripen fighter jet this month in Switzerland, the Swedish company said on Thursday, after the Swiss defense procurement agency recommended against it on grounds the plane would not be operationally ready in 2019....
09:34, 2019-06-13

Love backs Woods as playing captain of U.S. Presidents Cup team The players in the American Presidents Cup team want Tiger Woods to be a playing captain at this year's event in Australia, former U.S. Ryder Cup captain Davis Love said on Thursday....
00:17, 2019-10-11

PayPal backs Swedish financial tech startup Tink PayPal Holdings Inc has invested 10 million euros ($11.2 million) in Tink, a Swedish company that enables banks and financial technology startups to access financial data more easily, the companies said on Tuesday....
07:17, 2019-06-04

Australia senate backs $110 billion tax cut plan to boost economy Australia's upper house Senate passed on Thursday A$158 billion ($110 billion) worth of tax cuts over the next decade, the centrepiece of the conservative government's plan to boost an economy that is threatening to stall....
13:34, 2019-07-04

Ferrari backs Giovinazzi as Hulkenberg is linked with Alfa Romeo Mattia Binotto says Alfa Romeo driver Antonio Giovinazzi needs to feel the "confidence" of Ferrari, amid speculation over his Formula 1 future and Nico Hulkenberg's emergence as a free agent...
13:00, 2019-09-19

Britain's Fox backs Foreign Secretary Hunt to be prime minister Trade minister Liam Fox said on Tuesday he would back Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt in the race to replace Theresa May and become Britain's next prime minister....
10:51, 2019-06-04

FDA panel backs Gilead's HIV prevention drug Descovy, except in women An FDA advisory panel on Wednesday voted in favor of Gilead Sciences Inc's combination drug to reduce the risk of sexually acquired HIV infection in men and transgender women who have sex with men....
16:17, 2019-08-08

Etzebeth backs changed Boks to rise to the occasion against Australia South Africa captain Eben Etzebeth says the team selected for their Rugby Championship opener against Australia at Ellis Park on Saturday is not second-string in comparison to the one sent to New Zealand....
14:34, 2019-07-19

How to retire before you turn 50 A radical group of savers who call themselves the Fire movement have designed their lives around making enough money to retire — years earlier than their peers. Clara Strunck reports...
13:34, 2019-09-05

Stay away from these foods at the cruise ship buffet There’s nothing worse than a vacation ruined by suddenly getting sick, especially when you are on a cruise.       ...
11:34, 2019-08-27

Italy: Several EU nations agree to take migrants from ship The Italian foreign minister says Italy’s appeal to fellow EU nations to take some of the 40 migrants still aboard a rescue ship anchored off a tiny Mediterranean island in a weeks-long standoff has obtained a “positive” response from five countries...
20:01, 2019-06-28

North Korea: US should consider consequences of ship seizure North Korea's U.N. ambassador says the Trump administration should consider the possible consequences its seizing of a North Korean cargo ship could have on relations between the two countries and immediately return the vessel....
00:17, 2019-05-22

Chucklefish shows off Starmancer, where an AI runs a ship Chucklefish showed off more of Starmancer today at the PC Gaming Show leading into the Electronic Entertainment Expo today. It's a game for the PC. Read More...
23:51, 2019-06-10

Aid group: Italy must let all migrants off rescue ship Four more migrants have been evacuated from a Spanish humanitarian rescue boat anchored near an Italian island but the aid group wants Italy to let all migrants on board land...
15:00, 2019-08-16

Migrant ship captain released without charge The German captain of a rescue ship, who was arrested for forcing her vessel into an Italian port with dozens of migrants aboard, will be released without charge, Italy's ANSA news agency reported....
07:17, 2019-07-03

Don't want to check your luggage? Ship it or wear it and save Tired of baggage fees and fighting for bin space? Ship your big bags ahead of time, and stuff your personal items into wearable luggage.       ...
12:00, 2019-10-05

8 things cruise-ship workers want to tell passengers but can't mariakraynova/Shutterstock Like other employees in the hospitality industry, cruise-ship workers are tasked with making guests as happy as possible. That means workers can't always be honest with passengers about their behavior or the realities of working on a cruise ship. Business Insider asked cu...
21:51, 2019-09-02

'No Niceties' for Ship's Crew From Iranian Commandos The speed and ease with which Iran seized the Stena Impero, and another oil tanker that was released after several hours, demonstrates the wide latitude Tehran has to disrupt global trade as it fights against U.S. economic pressure....
23:01, 2019-07-22

China launches rocket from ship at sea for first time China successfully launched a rocket from a ship at sea for the first time on Wednesday, state media reported, the latest step forward in its ambitious space program....
08:17, 2019-06-05

UK: 'Record heroin seizure' on container ship Millions of euros worth of heroin has been seized in the UK by border police. The shipment, weighing 1.3 tons, was heading for the Belgian city of Antwerp....
21:51, 2019-09-04

Cruise ship rescues 111 migrants off Greece The Marella Discovery picked up 111 migrants, including 33 children, near Greece's Peloponnese peninsula. Despite a large fall in migrants crossing the Mediterranean, six people die each day making the journey....
13:17, 2019-07-21

Last Known U.S. Slave Ship, the Clotilda, Said to Have Been Discovered In Alabama On Wednesday researchers announced they’ve located the remains of the last known ship known to bring enslaved Africans to what we now call The United States....
23:17, 2019-05-25

5 injured in Venice in cruise ship collision A towering cruise ship rammed into a dock and a tourist riverboat on a busy Venice canal on Sunday morning, injuring five people, officials said. The collision sparked new calls for placing restrictions on cruise ships in the famed city. (June 12)        ...
20:00, 2019-06-03

The Latest: Cruise ship records to be investigated The South Korean foreign minister says an investigation into the collision that sank a sightseeing boat packed with South Korean tourists includes studying all communication records seized from a cruise ship that was involved in the accident...
14:51, 2019-05-31

Car carrier ship capsizes off Georgia coast The U.S. Coast Guard has extracted three of the four crew members who were still on board after 20 initially were rescued from the ship that was carrying about 4,000 vehicles....
02:34, 2019-09-10

BP rig zigzags North Sea in chase with Greenpeace ship A BP drilling rig heading to an oilfield in the British North Sea has been forced to turn away twice over the past two days as a Greenpeace vessel protesting climate change tries to hamper its progress....
00:17, 2019-06-18

4 rescued from capsized cargo ship on Ga. coast Coast Guard rescuers pulled four trapped crew members from a capsized cargo ship Monday, finding them alive more than a day after the vessel overturned while leaving a port on the Georgia coast. (Sept. 9)        ...
07:34, 2019-09-10

Apple will ship an 18W fast charger with the iPhone 11 Pro and Pro Max After years of shipping a tiny 5W charger brick in the box with iPhones, Apple will finally include an 18W USB C-to-Lightning charger with the iPhone 11 Pro and the iPhone 11 Pro Max. Sadly, the iPhone 11 won’t get the same perk. Apple says its new battery will offer four hours more battery life on ...
10:34, 2019-09-11

China launches a rocket from a ship for the first time China has joined the US and Russia as the only nations to have successfully launched a rocket at sea. The National Space Administration's Long March 11 took off from a launchpad on a ship in the Yellow Sea today. The rocket carried five commercial sa......
21:34, 2019-06-05

Companies sprint to ship goods from Mexico Companies have been rushing to ship as many goods as possible out of Mexico to get ahead of possible tariffs threatened by President Trump, hurriedly sending cars, appliances and construction materials across the border to beat Monday’s deadline. (June 7)       ...
19:17, 2019-06-10

Sources: Lakers ship 3 to Wiz, open max space The Lakers have agreed to send three players to the Wizards, sources tell ESPN. The move will allow Los Angeles to acquire Anthony Davis on July 6 while also leaving the team $32 million in salary-cap space....
21:51, 2019-06-27

Superyacht lost at sea after falling off cargo ship The superyacht My Song, owned by an Italian billionaire Pier Luigi Loro Piana, is lost at sea after it slips from a cargo ship into the Mediterranean...
22:34, 2019-05-30

Cruise ship workers reveal what it's really like to live at sea NAN728/Shutterstock Cruise ship jobs have a number of distinctive features that separate them from land-based jobs. Business Insider spoke with 39 current and former cruise line employees who described what it's like to live and work on a cruise ship. They described long hours, bad food, and an int...
15:00, 2019-08-28

Alabama Historians: The Last Known Slave Ship Has Been Found A found shipwreck fits the exact dimensions of the Clotilda, which carried 110 Africans to the U.S. in 1860, more than a half-century after importing slaves was declared illegal....
06:51, 2019-05-23

Cruise ship tour: Scenic Eclipse Scenic Cruises revealed its new ultra-modern luxury ship, the Scenic Eclipse. Complete with spacious decks, multiple bars and even a helipad, check out the boat's stunning amenities.       ...
14:00, 2019-09-30

Last known ship to bring slaves to U.S. discovered in Alabama The last ship known to smuggle slaves from Africa to the United States has been discovered in Alabama's Mobile River, nearly 160 years after it was deliberately sunk, a historical commission said on Wednesday....
09:00, 2019-05-23

All 4 crewmen rescued from overturned cargo ship U.S. Coast Guard video shows the dramatic rescue of the four missing crew aboard a cargo ship that capsized off the coast of Georgia.        ...
23:17, 2019-09-10

Cuba cruise ship ban unsettles travelers US cruise ships will no longer be allowed to travel to Cuba, according to the Trump administration. The announcement has confused and unsettled travelers....
04:51, 2019-06-06

Take an inside look at how Signature Theatre’s ‘Blackbeard’ got its ship together Director Eric Schaeffer, costume designer Erik Teague and scenic designer Paul Tate dePoo III walked us through the world-premiere musical's ambitious aesthetic....
18:51, 2019-06-27

China backs Pyongyang's efforts to solve Korea Peninsula issues, Xi says in op-ed Chinese President Xi Jinping said in an op-ed in North Korean state newspaper Rodong Sinmun on Wednesday that China supports North Korea's "correct direction" in resolving the issue of the Korean Peninsula politically....
04:51, 2019-06-19

Senate panel backs Nord Stream 2 pipeline sanctions bill A U.S. Senate committee passed a bill on Wednesday to slap sanctions on companies and individuals involved in building the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline from Russia to Germany that the Trump administration says would strengthen Moscow's economic grip on Europe....
21:00, 2019-07-31

UK PM candidate Stewart backs lawmakers' move to stop no-deal Brexit Rory Stewart, one of the candidates vying to succeed British Prime Minister Theresa May, said he would support a move by opposition Labour lawmakers to take control of the parliamentary agenda with the aim of introducing legislation to prevent a no-deal Brexit or the prorogation of parliament....
21:00, 2019-06-11

Mimi Chakraborty Backs Nusrat Jahan After Fatwa Over Sindoor, Bangles Newly-elected Trinamool Congress parliamentarian Mimi Chakraborty has backed her party colleague and friend Nusrat Jahan who has been criticised by some Muslim clerics for wearing vermillion and......
01:17, 2019-07-01

China Backs Hong Kong Officials, but Leaves Protests for Them to Solve Officials in Beijing defended the Hong Kong government but failed to address demonstrators’ demands for more police accountability and greater democracy....
18:00, 2019-07-31

Trump threatens Guatemala after it backs away from ‘safe third country’ asylum deal The dispute pits the United States against an impoverished country the president aims to enlist in his effort to cut migration to the southwest border....
15:17, 2019-07-24

China backs Hong Kong chief, slams protesters for violence China’s government has backed Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam’s embattled administration, saying the occupation and vandalizing of the city’s legislature by pro-democracy protesters were “serious illegal acts” that endangered the social order....
17:00, 2019-07-02

Hungary backs Trump on asylum crackdown as it touts its own border success Hungary is backing President Trump in his crackdown on migrants claiming asylum at the southern border -- as the government touts its own success in drastically reducing the influx of migrants into the country....
12:01, 2019-07-21

Belt's grand slam, 6 RBIs lead Giants over D-backs Brandon Belt hit a grand slam and tied a career high with six RBIs, and Kevin Pillar had a career high five hits to lead the San Francisco Giants to an 11-6 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks Saturday night       ...
09:51, 2019-08-18

Dave Brailsford backs Chris Froome to come back after horror crash "Team Ineos manager Dave Brailsford expects four times Tour de France champion Chris Froome to return to elite cycling after last week\u0027s horror crash at the Criterium du Dauphine."...
14:17, 2019-06-17

Sadiq Khan backs London slavery museum to challenge racism Exclusive: Britain’s role in slave trade demonstrates need for museum, says mayorSadiq Khan has endorsed proposals for a British slavery museum in London as a way of combating modern-day racism.The idea has been put forward by the Fabian Society, which says it could help address discrimination again...
06:00, 2019-08-12

Senator who killed Amazon deal defies Cuomo again, backs AOC’s DA pick State Sen. Michael Gianaris — the lawmaker who helped stop Amazon from opening a new headquarters in Long Island City — is backing public defender Tiffany Caban in the race for Queens district attorney. Gianaris finds himself again in the same camp of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio Cortez, one o...
09:00, 2019-06-22

D-Backs Baseball Academy Youth Summer Camp coming to Tucson TUCSON – The “D-backs Baseball Academy Youth Summer Camp” is coming to Tucson July 22-26 and hope you will consider including it in the newscasts ahead of the camp. The camp will be held at Silver Lake Park and run from 6 pm to 9 pm daily July 22-26. The camps are taught by our D-b...
06:00, 2019-07-09

'They don’t want to be subjugated': US backs Hong Kong protesters gathering in historic numbers Top U.S. officials and bipartisan lawmakers are backing the protesters gathering in massive numbers in Hong Kong to stop legislation to allow extraditions to mainland China, warning that the tradition of human rights in the city is at stake....
18:00, 2019-06-13

Alphabet’s Sidewalk Labs backs Umbrella, a community marketplace for boomers Umbrella is setting out to help homeowners in their later years connect with others in their neighborhood through a membership-based marketplace.Read More...
18:17, 2019-07-12

Didier Drogba backs Frank Lampard’s case to become Chelsea manager • ‘If he feels ready I don’t think it is too early,’ former striker says• Derby manager on shortlist with Allegri and Watford’s GraciaDidier Drogba has endorsed Frank Lampard’s credentials to become Chelsea’s manager once Maurizio Sarri joins Juventus, with the former striker insisting his old teamm...
22:51, 2019-06-13

You're hired! Lord Sugar backs Johnson despite Brexit jail demand Lord Sugar has backed Boris Johnson as the next prime minister - despite having previously suggested he should be jailed for misleading the public over Brexit....
15:17, 2019-06-14

China's top official in Hong Kong says Beijing backs city's leader China's top representative in Hong Kong said on Thursday the central government in Beijing maintained its support for Chief Executive Carrie Lam, who is grappling with the city's greatest political crisis since it returned to Chinese rule in 1997....
09:17, 2019-07-12

Bayliss backs Morgan to remain England captain after World Cup triumph • Head coach trusts captain for T20 World Cup next year• ‘The rest of the boys try and run through a brick wall for him’Eoin Morgan has been backed to remain as the England captain for the foreseeable future after masterminding the World Cup victory.As the ticker-tape settled in the aftermath of Eng...
00:51, 2019-07-16

Slim majority backs Trump’s raids on illegal immigrants: poll A slight majority of voters support the deportation raids that President Trump said occurred across the country over the weekend, a poll ​out Wednesday found. While 51 percent of the respondents said they agree that illegal immigrants with outstanding court orders should be deported, 85 percent of R...
21:51, 2019-07-17

Austrian lower house backs bill banning all uses of weedkiller glyphosate Austria's lower house of parliament on Tuesday approved a bill banning all uses of the weedkiller glyphosate, amid concerns that the chemical can cause cancer....
22:51, 2019-07-02

South Australia's Budget backs Adelaide as 'innovation capital of the nation' Upgrades to Lot Fourteen, where the Australian Space Agency is housed, as well as cybersecurity among the initiatives funded under the state's 2019-20 Budget....
06:00, 2019-06-19

UK's Matt Hancock backs Boris Johnson in leadership bid: Sunday Times UK Health Minister Matt Hancock said he is backing Boris Johnson "as the best candidate" to lead the Conservative Party and become the next prime minister....
01:34, 2019-06-17

Iran's Khamenei backs Yemen's Houthi movement, calls for dialogue Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei pledged on Tuesday Tehran's continued support for Yemen's Houthi movement and called for dialogue among Yemenis to safeguard the war-shattered nation's territorial integrity....
03:51, 2019-08-14

Vegas tourism board backs $49M Elon Musk transit system LAS VEGAS (AP) — A company backed by tech billionaire Elon Musk has been granted a nearly $49 million contract to build a transit system using self-driving vehicles underneath the Las Vegas Convention Center. The board of directors of the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority approved the cont...
19:17, 2019-05-23

Islamic bloc supports Palestinians, backs Saudis in Iran conflict The Organization of Islamic Cooperation has indirectly condemned Washington for recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital. But the 57-nation bloc backed US-ally Saudi Arabia over an ongoing conflict with Iran....
21:17, 2019-06-01

Trump backs Boris Johnson; calls Duchess of Sussex 'nasty' US president backs Tory in leadership run and reacts to criticism by duchessDonald Trump has backed Boris Johnson to be the next prime minister, in an interview with the Sun in which he also called Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, “nasty”.The president, speaking to the British newspaper before he visi...
06:51, 2019-06-01

U.S. tariff threat backs Mexican president into corner, facing Trump U.S. President Donald Trump's threats to slap punitive tariffs on all Mexican trade if Mexico does not stop illegal immigration has punched a gaping hole in his Mexican counterpart's hands-off approach to diplomacy, with potentially ruinous consequences....
02:51, 2019-06-01

Bangar Backs Rohit To Help India Chase Down Unachievable Targets In Tests Former India batting coach Sanjay Bangar believes the opening slot will be a new challenge for Rohit Sharma in the upcoming Test series against South Africa....
22:00, 2019-09-14

Frank Warren backs returning Carl Frampton to put nightmare 12 months behind him FRANK WARREN COLUMN: Carl Frampton will be back on November 30 in Las Vegas following freak hand injury while Daniel Dubois has caught the eye of boxing's best...
18:34, 2019-10-05

Dow ends higher after US backs off China sales restrictions, snapping 2-day skid The Dow Jones industrial average ended higher Tuesday after the U.S. eased up on China sales constraints. Stocks snapped a two-day losing streak.        ...
00:17, 2019-05-22

Guardiola backs dropped Walker to adapt and regain England place "Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola said he was surprised by Kyle Walker\u0027s omission from the England squad for next month\u0027s Euro 2020 qualifiers but backed the right back to regain his place."...
20:34, 2019-08-30

Justice Department Backs Legal Effort Against California's Retirement Plan The U.S. Department of Justice is backing a lawsuit that seeks to invalidate California’s state retirement plan, taking aim at states sponsoring retirement savings plans for people who lack access to one at work....
17:51, 2019-09-18

Ocasio-Cortez backs liberal challenger to one of the most conservative House Democrats Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is backing a liberal challenger to fellow Democratic Rep. Dan Lipinski — her first endorsement of a candidate aligned with the progressive group Justice Democrats since being elected to Congress. The left-wing political action committee, which aims to challenge more mo...
21:17, 2019-09-17

German regulator backs push to cut red tape for wind power constructions Germany's energy regulator supports an overhaul of legal procedures and red tape by the economy ministry to reverse a sharp fall in wind turbine constructions that threatens to throw the country's energy transformation off course....
15:51, 2019-09-12

Fantasy football: Rookie running backs on the rise as Week 1 approaches Cowboys' Tony Pollard, Eagles' Miles Sanders, Bills' Devin Singletary among the preseason's top fantasy risers.       ...
01:51, 2019-09-04

US President Trump backs Boris Johnson as next British prime minister US President Donald Trump has said former British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson would be an "excellent" choice as the next prime minister of the UK. He also suggested that the American wife of Prince Harry was "nasty."...
21:17, 2019-06-01

McConnell backs short-term spending bill to avert shutdown Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell endorsed a short-term spending bill to avoid a shutdown, a recognition that Congress needs several more weeks of negotiations to hatch a longer-term spending bill and fund the government into next fall. McConnell's position aligns with that of House Democratic ...
10:00, 2019-09-10

Northern Ireland's DUP leader Foster backs PM Johnson's Brexit push Arlene Foster, leader of Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party (DUP), said on Sunday she supported British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, but could not accept leaving the EU on different terms to the rest of the country....
20:17, 2019-09-29

Australia backs trials to produce green hydrogen to make ammonia The Australian government has agreed to provide A$2.9 million ($2 million) for two studies into using solar and wind power to produce hydrogen for ammonia, part of a broader push by Canberra to spur development of a hydrogen industry....
12:34, 2019-09-30

UPDATE 1-Liberty Global backs Sunrise capital hike with 500 mln sfr offer Liberty Global has offered to buy up to 500 million Swiss francs ($502.11 million) in newly created Sunrise Communications shares - a move aimed at rescuing the 6.3 billion franc sale of its Swiss business....
09:34, 2019-10-14

Lauer throws 7 impressive innings, Padres beat D'backs 5-2 Left-hander Eric Lauer pitched seven strong innings to win for the first time in seven starts and the San Diego Padres beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-2        ...
01:34, 2019-05-23

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez backs fellow democratic socialist for Queens DA Justice may be blind — but it’ll be seeing red if Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has anything to say about it. The rising lefty star, whose district straddles The Bronx and Queens, endorsed longshot candidate and fellow democratic socialist Tiffany Cabán on Wednesday in the upcoming Queens Dist...
01:34, 2019-05-23

Kamala Harris backs ending the filibuster to 'pass a Green New Deal' Presidential candidate Kamala Harris said during an all-night CNN town hall event Wednesday that she supports the Senate ending the filibuster to "pass a Green New Deal."...
09:34, 2019-09-05

De Blasio admin backs cushy proposed perks for city inmates It’s luxury living — for prisoners. The de Blasio administration says it wants to brighten the lives of city inmates by guaranteeing them fancier digs behind bars, including giving them 24-hour “call buttons” to summon guards, kitchenettes and windows with sunny views — amid lots o...
03:17, 2019-10-03

Phillip Fulmer says he won't coach Tennessee Volunteers again, backs Jeremy Pruitt Phillip Fulmer, who coached Tennessee from 1992-2008, says he won't coach the Vols again while also giving support to current coach Jeremy Pruitt.       ...
04:51, 2019-10-03

Austrian parliament backs no-confidence vote against Chancellor Sebastian Kurz Austrian lawmakers have voted for a motion of no confidence in the government of Chancellor Sebastian Kurz. The vote was called by parties on the left, and supported by Kurz’s former far-right coalition partners....
17:17, 2019-05-27

Trees Were Cut For Delhi Metro Too: Prakash Javadekar Backs Aarey Project Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar today came out in support of felling of trees at Aarey Colony in north Mumbai, saying as per the High Court ruling it is "not a forest area"....
13:34, 2019-10-05

Lawrence O’Donnell Backs Off Claim of Russians’ Role in Trump Loans Mr. O’Donnell said his reporting hadn’t gone through MSNBC’s “rigorous verification and standards process.” The statement was likely to provide fuel for President Trump’s attacks on the media....
04:00, 2019-08-29

FCC Chair Backs T-Mobile and Sprint Deal, Clearing Hurdle for Merger Ajit Pai said he's satisfied with the companies' promises to build a 5G network and spin off a subsidiary brand. The Justice Department still has doubts....
20:17, 2019-05-21

NBA commissioner Adam Silver backs Daryl Morey’s right to free expression NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Monday that the league supports Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey’s right to express his political opinions — but admitted that Morey’s pro-Hong Kong protester remarks are already costing the league heavily. “I think as a values-based org...
00:00, 2019-10-08

Trump Backs Supreme Court Judge Amid New Sex Harassment Allegations US President Donald Trump mounted an angry defense of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh on Sunday as the controversial judge faced calls for an investigation, or even impeachment, over fresh......
05:17, 2019-09-16

Klopp wowed by Arsenal, Poch voices new boy fears, Pep backs VAR - What The Managers Said "Pep\u0027s been bigging up VAR, Klopp is salivating over Arsenal\u0027s strikeforce, Poch has low expectations for new signing and Zidane has set Gareth Bale a new target - the managers have all been on their soapbox today and you can watch the best bits here."...
04:17, 2019-08-24

Fourth-ranking House Democrat backs Trump impeachment inquiry Assistant House speaker Ben Ray Lujan, D-N.M., announced his support for an impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump, saying his presidency is creating "grave national concerns."...
10:17, 2019-08-20

Soccer: South Africa captain Van Wyk backs VAR, but says gray areas remain South Africa captain Janine van Wyk has backed the use of Video Assistant Referee (VAR) in football, but believes it is only "fair to an extent" and is still bound by the interpretation of match officials....
18:17, 2019-06-10

Italy's 5-Star backs Di Maio to carry on as leader after EU vote defeat Italy's anti-establishment 5-Star Movement on Thursday resoundingly backed Luigi Di Maio to carry on as leader following a bruising defeat in European parliamentary elections....
22:34, 2019-05-30

Trump Backs Supreme Court Judge Amid New Sex Harassment Allegation US President Donald Trump mounted an angry defense of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh on Sunday as the controversial judge faced calls for an investigation, or even impeachment, over fresh......
01:51, 2019-09-16

Google One now backs up texts, ‘original quality’ photos, and videos on Android Google One subscribers can now take advantage of an enhanced Android backup service that copies videos, 'original quality photos,' and MMS to the cloud.Read More...
23:17, 2019-09-12

Ben Stokes backs Jofra Archer to help England regain Ashes in Australia • ‘I don’t think I’ve seen a more talented bowler,’ says Stokes• Archer hit 96mph and took 22 wickets in his first four TestsBen Stokes believes Jofra Archer to be the most talented fast bowler he has seen and one who can help regain the Ashes in Australia, with England now set to lock down this sum...
22:17, 2019-09-16

Justice Department backs Led Zeppelin in 'Stairway to Heaven' copyright case The U.S. Department of Justice has weighed in on the next big music copyright case on the horizon following the Katy Perry “Dark Horse” decision, and taken Led Zeppelin’s side in the long-running copyright dispute that pits the writers of the group’s anthem “Stairway to Heaven” against the publisher...
00:51, 2019-08-19

Council backs plan to ban prisons on ‘hellhole’ Rikers Island after 2026 The Council’s land use committee voted 11-2 with two abstentions in favor of a measure aimed at designating Rikers a “public place” so anyone can easily access it and ensuring the island won’t be used to incarcerate individuals....
03:51, 2019-10-11

Cuomo backs Queens DA candidate Melinda Katz with planned fundraiser Gov. Andrew Cuomo is jumping into the hotly contested Queens District Attorney’s race and holding a fundraiser for local machine favorite, Queens Borough President Melinda Katz....
23:17, 2019-06-03

Italy allows 10 migrants to leave German Sea-Watch ship Italy has allowed 10 rescued migrants on the Sea-Watch 3 to leave the vessel. Two pregnant women and two sick men are among those who have been given permission to disembark....
14:17, 2019-06-16

U.S. Releases Container Ship Found With 20 Tons of Cocaine U.S. authorities have released a container ship that was seized with 20 tons of cocaine in Philadelphia after the operator posted a $50 million bond, including $10 million in cash, but said they still plan to consider seeking forfeiture of the vessel....
00:34, 2019-07-16

Spanish Navy Ship Arrives At Goa's Mormugao Port Spanish Navy ship 'Mendez Nunez' arrived at Goa's Mormugao Port on Thursday as part of naval diplomacy between the European country and India, an official said....
00:17, 2019-08-02

Trump says not involved with keeping McCain ship out of view The White House wanted the U.S. Navy to keep a warship named for the late Sen. John McCain out of President Donald Trump's view during his trip to Japan, three U.S. officials said....
23:17, 2019-05-30

Iranian Vessels Tried to Block the Passage of a British Ship, the U.K. Says (DUBAI, United Arab Emirates) — The British navy said it prevented three Iranian paramilitary vessels from impeding the passage of a British commercial ship in the Strait of Hormuz early Thursday, a day after Iran’s president warned of repercussions for the seizure of its own supertanker...
15:00, 2019-07-11

Cocaine haul from ship grows, arrests now stand at 6 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Federal authorities have upped the amount of cocaine they say they’ve seized from a ship at the Philadelphia port to more than 35,000 pounds, or 15,876 kilograms. They said Friday it’s the largest cocaine haul in the history of U.S. Customs. They put the street value ...
19:34, 2019-06-21