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Comment: The accusations go back years – so why has the opera world rallied round Plácido Domingo?

Opera houses might have turned a blind eye to sexually predatory behaviour in the past, but no-one should be above the lawNearly 30 years ago, a famous soprano told me privately th...

Comment: The accusations go back years – so why has the opera world rallied round Plácido Domingo?

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LA Opera to investigate sexual misconduct accusations against Placido Domingo The Los Angeles Opera said on Tuesday it will investigate accusations of sexual misconduct against Spanish tenor Placido Domingo, as two organizations canceled planned appearances by him....
00:17, 08/14/2019

The Los Angeles Opera Will Investigate Placido Domingo Over Sexual Harassment Accusations (SAN FRANCISCO) — Two music companies canceled appearances by Placido Domingo and the Los Angeles Opera said Tuesday it would launch an investigation in response to an Associated Press story in which numerous women accused the opera legend of sexual harassment and inappropriate behavior spanni...
20:00, 08/14/2019

Opera legend Placido Domingo accused of sexual harassment; LA Opera to investigate Placido Domingo, of the world's most recognizable and accomplished opera singers, has been accused of sexual harassment.        ...
00:17, 08/14/2019

Opera legend Placido Domingo accused of sexual harassment; opera companies cancel events Placido Domingo, of the world's most recognizable and accomplished opera singers, has been accused of sexual harassment.        ...
01:17, 08/14/2019

Plácido Domingo to perform for first time since accusations Plácido Domingo returns to stage at the Salzburg Festival in his first appearance since nine women accused him of sexual harassment in a report by the Associated Press...
13:00, 08/25/2019

Plácido Domingo: US opera houses respond to 'concerning' allegations Domingo, who has been accused of sexual harassment by several women, has seen an invitation rescinded as internal investigations are mountedThe Philadelphia Orchestra rescinded an invitation to opera singer Plácido Domingo on Tuesday afternoon, and the LA Opera promised an outside investigation, aft...
23:51, 08/13/2019

Opera legend Placido Domingo accused of sexual harassment Placido Domingo, of the world's most recognizable and accomplished opera singers, has been accused of sexual harassment.        ...
21:18, 08/13/2019

11 more women accuse opera legend Plácido Domingo of sex assault Eleven more women have accused opera legend Plácido Domingo of sexual assault — about a month after an explosive report emerged in which several others claimed the married 78-year-old tenor made inappropriate advances toward them. Among the new accusers is Angela Turner Wilson, who was cast as the s...
02:34, 09/06/2019

LA Opera investigates Placido Domingo over sexual misconduct report The Los Angeles Opera said it has opened an investigation into opera legend Placido Domingo, following a news report that detailed accusations of sexual abuse from nine women....
21:34, 08/14/2019

Placido Domingo will be investigated by LA Opera over sexual misconduct allegations Two music companies canceled appearances by Placido Domingo and the Los Angeles Opera said Tuesday it would launch an investigation in response to an Associated Press story in which numerous women accused the opera legend of sexual harassment and inappropriate behavior spanning decades....
19:00, 08/14/2019

LA Opera investigates sexual harrassment claims against Placido Domingo Numerous women have alleged that the prolific opera singer abused his position of power to pursue young females and sexually harassed them with impunity. The 78-year-old married Domingo denies the allegations....
02:17, 08/14/2019

The L.A. Opera Names the Lawyer who will Lead the Placido Domingo Investigation SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Los Angeles Opera said Tuesday it will immediately open a “thorough and independent investigation” into allegations of sexual harassment against the opera star Placido Domingo, the company’s general director. In a brief statement Tuesday, the opera compan...
17:00, 08/21/2019

Several Women Have Accused Opera Legend Placido Domingo of Sexual Harassment For decades, Placido Domingo, one of the most celebrated and powerful men in opera, has tried to pressure women into sexual relationships by dangling jobs and then sometimes punishing the women professionally when they refused his advances, numerous accusers told The Associated Press. Regarded as on...
09:17, 08/13/2019

Opera union launching new Placido Domingo sexual harassment probe The union that represents opera performers said Sunday it is launching its own investigation into sexual harassment allegations against opera legend Placido Domingo. The announcement comes just days after 11 more women leveled claims against the 78-year-old tenor. The American Guild of Musical Artis...
10:00, 09/09/2019

Met Opera still has Placido Domingo booked amid sexual harassment case The Met — where Domingo is scheduled to perform next month — said it would wait for a probe from the Los Angeles Opera, where Domingo, 78, has been the general director since 2003....
03:51, 08/14/2019

More women accuse opera star Placido Domingo of sexual harassment One woman has stated that Placido Domingo aggressively groped her, while another said young women could not be in the same rehearsal room as him. The women also say that superiors turned a blind eye to the abuse....
22:34, 09/05/2019

Los Angeles Opera promises 'thorough' investigation into Placido Domingo misconduct claims Los Angeles Opera said Tuesday it will immediately open a “thorough and independent investigation” into allegations of sexual harassment against the opera star Placido Domingo, the company’s general director....
17:00, 08/21/2019

Opera union launches investigation into Placido Domingo sexual harassment allegations The union that represents opera performers and staff launched an investigation into sexual harassment allegations against superstar Placido Domingo.        ...
23:00, 09/08/2019

Opera star Placido Domingo accused of sexually harassing female singers Opera singer Placido Domingo today denied "deeply troubling" accusations of sexually harassing nine women in alleged encounters dating back three decades....
04:17, 08/14/2019

Los Angeles Opera won't release details of Placido Domingo sexual misconduct investigation The Los Angeles Opera has declined to release any details of its promised investigation into allegations of sexual harassment against opera legend Placido Domingo, the company’s longtime general director, including whether it has already started....
21:34, 08/18/2019

Opera star Placido Domingo accused of sexual harassment by multiple women Placido Domingo, one of the most successful and prolific opera singers of all time, has been accused by numerous women of sexual harassment, according to a new investigation by the Associated Press. The testimonies given by eight singers and a dancer, corroborated by dozens of colleagues, friends, a...
17:51, 08/13/2019

Dallas Opera Cancels 2020 Placido Domingo Performance Over Harassment Allegations The Dallas Opera has canceled a 2020 Placido Domingo event due to harassment and groping allegations against the opera superstar. The opera said Thursday the gala had been set for March 11 but was taken off the calendar due to “ongoing developments regarding allegations made against” Dom...
10:34, 09/06/2019

Placido Domingo, opera singer, accused of sexual harassment by 8 singers and a dancer Placido Domingo issued a statement saying: “The allegations from these unnamed individuals dating back as many as 30 years are deeply troubling, and as presented, inaccurate."...
14:17, 08/13/2019

Women accuse opera legend Placido Domingo of sexual harassment, retaliation in AP report For decades, opera legend Placido Domingo has tried to pressure women into sexual relationships, numerous accusers told The Associated Press.        ...
10:17, 08/13/2019

11 more women accuse opera singer Placido Domingo of sexual harassment, inappropriate behavior After an AP story last month in which Placido Domingo was accused of sexual harassment, 11 more women have come forward with stories of encounters.        ...
19:34, 09/05/2019

'How Do You Say No To God?': Opera Star Placido Domingo Accused of Sexually Harassing Women Colleagues For Decades In the world of classical music, Placido Domingo is a rare breakout star whose fame bubbles over into mainstream celebrity: The director of the Los Angeles Opera, Domingo, 78, still performs to sold-out audiences; Sesame Street has parodied him with a muppet bird, Placido Flamingo; as part of “The T...
10:52, 08/14/2019

Opera legend Placido Domingo to return to the stage amid sexual harassment allegations Placido Domingo will return to the stage in Europe this weekend to perform for the first time since multiple women accused him of sexual harassment.        ...
15:00, 08/24/2019

Opera singer Placido Domingo gets standing ovation in first show since sexual harassment accusation Performing at the Salzburg Festival, Placido Domingo was met with a standing ovation in his first show since being accused of sexual harassment.        ...
00:34, 08/26/2019

Plácido Domingo gets standing ovation at Salzburg Plácido Domingo received a standing ovation as he took to the stage at the Salzburg Festival at his first performance since nine women accused him of sexual harassment in an AP report...
04:34, 08/26/2019

The Latest: No cancellations for Placido Domingo in Europe While two U.S. opera houses have canceled performances by famed tenor Placido Domingo following sexual harassment allegations, European opera houses are taking a cautious approach...
22:00, 08/14/2019

Plácido Domingo accused of sexual harassment Allegations ‘deeply troubling’ – I believed my relationships were consensual, says opera starThe opera singer Plácido Domingo has been accused by several women of sexual harassment.Eight singers and a dancer said they were sexually harassed by the Spanish tenor in incidents that spanned three decade...
12:51, 08/13/2019

Plácido Domingo accused by 11 more women of harassment One woman claims Spanish opera singer groped her so hard she cried out in painEleven more women have come forward to accuse the opera star Plácido Domingo of sexual harassment, including one who alleges he groped her so hard she cried out in pain.The new allegations come three weeks after the Associ...
01:00, 09/06/2019

Tokyo Olympics undecided on Placido Domingo appearance The Tokyo Olympics organizing committee has not decided what to do about the appearance of Placido Domingo at a 2020 Games event and is looking into allegations the opera star sexually harassed women       ...
06:17, 08/30/2019

Placido Domingo gets standing ovation at first show since sex-harass claims Opera legend Placido Domingo was greeted with a standing ovation in Austria on Sunday, his first gig since nine women accused him of sexual harassment dating back three decades. The 78-year-old baritone hadn’t hit a single note when the audience at the Salzburg Fesitval got on its feet and gav...
05:34, 08/26/2019

Placido Domingo calls allegations of sexual harassment against him 'inaccurate' Placido Domingo is disputing allegations of sexual harassment against him and says he recognizes there are new rules today that are "very different than they were in the past."...
17:17, 08/13/2019

Placido Domingo concert opening sports complex in Hungary Opera star Placido Domingo’s performance will inaugurate a soccer stadium and youth complex in the southern Hungarian city of Szeged, built from public funds by the local Catholic diocese...
04:17, 08/29/2019

Eleven more women accuse tenor Placido Domingo of sexual misconduct Eleven more women have accused Spanish opera star Placido Domingo of sexual misconduct, allegations that the leading tenor described on Thursday as "riddled with inconsistencies."...
23:34, 09/05/2019

Placido Domingo concerts canceled as sexual misconduct investigation opened A once-in-a-lifetime concert has been canceled and an investigation has been opened in the wake of sexual harassment accusations against opera legend Placido Domingo....
10:51, 08/14/2019

Placido Domingo gets standing ovation in first performance since sexual harassment claims Concert in Salzburg marks opera singer’s first outing since nine women accused him of harassmentOpera singer Placido Domingo on Sunday received a standing ovation at the Salzburg festival, his first performance after being accused of sexually harassing women.“Triumph in Salzburg, standing ovation fo...
03:34, 08/26/2019

Newly revealed accusations against Jeffrey Epstein date back 22 years The Associated Press published a report detailing a complaint filed against Epstein at a California police station in 1997 by model Alicia Arden.        ...
04:17, 08/20/2019

Europe takes wait-and-see approach to sexual misconduct claims against Placido Domingo Whatever his future in America, opera star Placido Domingo may still have a place to perform in Europe despite allegations of sexual harassment and inappropriate behavior....
12:00, 08/15/2019

European theaters mostly wait-and-see on Domingo accusations While two U.S. opera houses immediately canceled performances by famed tenor Placido Domingo following sexual harassment allegations, European opera houses are taking stances ranging from supportive to wait-and-see...
22:00, 08/14/2019

Opera legend Domingo accused of sexual harassment Eight singers and a dancer have said they were sexually harassed by the long-married, Placido Domingo over three decades beginning in the late 1980s.        ...
21:18, 08/13/2019

Singer says opera’s Domingo harassed her, grabbed her breast The LA Opera says it takes new allegations of sexual harassment against Placido Domingo “extremely seriously” but cannot discuss any specific claims because of its ongoing investigation into the star, who serves as the company’s general director...
00:00, 09/06/2019

‘He groped me’: Singer says opera’s Domingo grabbed breast Weeks after The Associated Press published a story outlining allegations of harassment against opera star Placido Domingo, 11 more women have come forward to say that the star groped, harassed them or behaved inappropriately...
13:51, 09/05/2019

More women say opera legend Domingo harassed, pursued them Weeks after The Associated Press published a story outlining allegations of harassment against opera star Placido Domingo, 11 more women have come forward to say that the star groped, harassed them or behaved inappropriately...
17:17, 09/05/2019

AP: Women accuse opera legend Domingo of sexual harassment Numerous women have told The Associated Press that celebrated opera superstar Placido Domingo tried to pressure them into sexual relationships by dangling jobs and in some cases punishing them when they refused his advances...
15:52, 08/13/2019

Women: Opera’s Domingo abused power to sexually harass them Numerous women told The Associated Press that opera superstar Placido Domingo tried to pressure them into sexual relationships by dangling jobs and in some cases punishing them when they refused his advances...
15:52, 08/13/2019

New women accuse opera legend Domingo of sexual harassment Weeks after The Associated Press published a story outlining allegations of harassment against opera star Placido Domingo, 11 more women have come forward to say that the star groped, harassed them or behaved inappropriately...
07:00, 09/05/2019

Multiple women say opera star Domingo sexually harassed them Two of nine women who told The Associated Press that they were sexually harassed by opera superstar Placido Domingo said they briefly gave in to his advances, fearing turning him down would jeopardize their careers...
21:19, 08/13/2019

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19:34, 05/01/2019

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Naomi Osaka's humiliating first-round loss at Wimbledon was the latest misstep in her sudden fall from world No. 1 Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images Naomi Osaka was close to tears after she was humiliatingly eliminated from the first round at the Wimbledon Championships on Monday. After winning back-to-back Grand Slam events, Osaka was on top of the tennis world and signing multi-million dollar endorsement ...
17:00, 07/02/2019

Paper Round: Maguire to make world-record City move, Emery targets Zaha "Leicester City defender Harry Maguire is set for a world-record move to Manchester City whilst Unai Emery wants Wilfried Zaha. It’s Monday’s Paper Round"...
00:34, 06/24/2019

Stonewall vet: ‘We were fighting back years of oppression’ The Stonewall Inn uprising was 50 years ago this week, but Mark Segal, 68, remembers a lot about his time there in the early hours of June 28, 1969. That was the night when the NYPD raided the gay bar, leading to four days of unrest in Greenwich Village. He especially recalls a personal shift......
04:17, 06/22/2019

'We knew we had something extraordinary': looking back on Woodstock, 50 years on In new documentary Woodstock: Three Days That Defined a Generation, the defining festival gets a closer look with never-before-heard insightEarly in the planning of Woodstock, 50 years ago this year, co-founder Joel Rosenmann had a hunch that he and his team were on to what would soon become a cultu...
08:51, 05/25/2019

Opinion: why Ferrari has brought back the GTS after 50 years Ferrari 812 GTS The new Ferrari 812 GTS showcases a key new goal for Ferrari: unpredictability These days, Ferrari model line-ups are fairly predictable. For example, most of us would’ve put money on the F8 Spider, revealed today (Monday), arriving as the drop-top sibling of the F8 Tributo and su...
22:51, 09/09/2019

Back on track: my return to Interrailing 30 years on Dixe Wills repeats his teenage Interrail odyssey, at a more leisurely pace this time, pausing to reflect on the unique opportunity the 31-country pass offersAh, the Interrail experience. How many of us have cherished memories of zipping inexpensively across Europe – delving into new and thrillingly ...
10:00, 06/22/2019

Kate Nash: ‘I didn’t want to go back to that girl from 10 years ago’ The actor and musician recalls how dying her hair back to red in 2017 felt as if she was reclaiming herselfThis was the outfit I would first walk on stage wearing, during my Made of Bricks 10th anniversary tour in the summer of 2017. It was designed by Alice Jane Potter and I loved it.It kind of fel...
14:51, 05/01/2019

| Pacquiao rolls back the years to defeat Thurman Filipino legend Manny Pacquiao has rolled back the years with a vintage display to defeat reigning WBA welterweight champion Keith Thurman by split decision....
10:17, 07/21/2019

To Moon And Back: 50 Years On, A Giant Leap Into Unknown The first four days of Apollo 11's journey to the Moon had gone according to plan, but just twenty minutes before landing, the atmosphere grew tense as the crew encountered a series of problems....
11:17, 07/14/2019

Eddie Murphy is heading back to SNL for the first time in 35 years While much of Saturday Night Live’s alumni have stopped by Studio 8H to take on hosting duties, Eddie Murphy, who was a cast member from 1980-1984, has kept his distance (with the exception of an appearance during the 40th anniversary special). That’s all about to change when Murphy makes his return...
09:00, 08/27/2019

Canada Agrees to Take Back Trash Sent to Philippines Years Ago The garbage, which was mistakenly shipped to the Philippines in 2013 and 2014, had been the subject of a diplomatic dispute and outrage from President Rodrigo Duterte....
11:17, 05/23/2019

Back to Chiapas 25 years after covering rebel uprising Twenty-five years after covering a rebel uprising in the Mexican state of Chiapas, AP journalist Anita Show returns on vacation to visit the tourist spots she had only heard about...
14:34, 08/27/2019

Look Back at the Best Kiss Nominees at the MTV Movie & TV Awards Through the Years It's time for the 2019 MTV Movie & TV Awards! In just a few days, MTV will air their annual award show, honoring the best work in movies and TV over the last year. During the......
14:51, 06/15/2019

20 years of Dreamcast: Readers look back on Sega’s final console Engadget started up in 2004, so we missed the rise (and fall) of the Sega Dreamcast by a few years. We've still covered the company's ups and downs over the past decade and a half (and can't wait for the Sega Genesis Mini later this month). Today's t......
18:18, 09/09/2019

Ruben Tejada back with Mets years after landmark injury Ruben Tejada is back with the Mets, but he's here because the Mets suffered a devastating loss in Jeff McNeil.       ...
23:34, 08/15/2019

To The Moon And Back: The Most Dramatic Space-Inspired Fashion Through The Years As we head towards the 50th anniversary of the moon landings, Vogue looks back over half a century of design inspired by constellations, astronauts, aliens and everything else in the great unknown...
09:00, 06/24/2019

‘New Coke’ is back 34 years after fizzing out — blame ‘Stranger Things’ If Crystal Pepsi is next on deck, we’re outta here. To the chagrin of many, it was announced on Tuesday that Coca-Cola is reviving the oldie but baddie, “New Coke,” the onetime buzzed about soda from the ’80s that fizzled faster than Debbie Gibson’s comeback tour. Blame the relentless cross-po...
00:00, 05/22/2019

Astronomers Peer Back 13 Billion Years and See Two Galaxies Colliding Scientists have spotted would might be the most distant (and therefore the youngest) example of merging galaxies yet observed, according to new results.Read more......
22:17, 06/18/2019

From Diapers to Diplomas: Look Back on Jon and Kate Gosselin's Kids Through the Years Anyone else feeling a bit old right about now? In case you missed the big Instagram post, Kate Gosselin revealed earlier this week that her twin daughters Mady Gosselin and Cara Gosselin......
05:17, 05/31/2019

The Wicked & The Divine’s Creators Look Back at 5 Years of Excellence and Exhaustion One of the best comics series in the last decade came to an end last week. As you’d expect, writer Kieron Gillen and artist Jamie McKelvie have a lot of thoughts about saying goodbye to The Wicked & The Divine.Read more......
16:34, 09/11/2019

LIC New Money Back Plan-20 Years: Premium, Benefits, Other Details Here LIC Plan: LIC New Money Back Plan-20 Years can be purchased by any individual between the age of 13 years and maximum age of 50 years for minimum sum assured of Rs 1 lakh. LIC New Money Back Plan-20......
13:34, 05/17/2019

LIC Money Back Plan-20 Years: Sum Assured, Premium, Other Details Here LIC Insurance: Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC), the country's largest life insurer, which offers term insurance plans, endowment insurance policies, pension plans among other insurance......
10:17, 07/11/2019

Noisy Yellowstone geyser roars back to life after 3 years YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — A noisy geyser in Yellowstone National Park has roared back to life after three years of quiet. Ledge Geyser is one of the biggest in Yellowstone’s Norris Geyser Basin. The Billings Gazette reports the geyser shoots hot water at an angle up to 125 feet (3...
00:17, 05/14/2019

Canada to haul back mountains of trash sent to Philippines years ago Canada will take back tons of garbage shipped to the Philippines years ago, in a major victory for President Rodrigo Duterte in a diplomatic row which saw him recall his ambassador to Ottawa....
09:51, 05/23/2019

Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth Separate: Look Back at Their 10 Years Together Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth have gone their separate ways. The Hollywood couple shocked fans on Saturday when news of their split, which comes just eight months after they wed, became......
04:17, 08/11/2019

Back in Pau: 20 years on from Lance Armstrong’s first Tour win | Jeremy Whittle City that hosts Friday’s time trial has been on a doping ley line, a focal point for scandal, for almost two decadesThe foie gras, strawberries and red wine have long been cleared away and in a deserted press tent in Albi, Michael Rasmussen is talking about the time he was kicked off the 2007 Tour d...
18:00, 07/18/2019

Number of asylum seekers sent back to Italy triples in five years EU countries sending growing numbers back to country of arrival in blocThe number of asylum seekers returned to Italy from elsewhere in Europe under a controversial EU regulation has almost tripled in five years, amid concern over their treatment in Italy and Germany.Under the terms of the Dublin re...
22:34, 06/27/2019

After four years, Aaron Barrett made it back to an MLB mound. And the tears flowed. Barrett broke the humerus in his right arm in July 2016, and hadn't pitched in the big leagues in more than four years. He tossed a scoreless inning Saturday night....
21:01, 09/08/2019

Make graduates pay back tuition fees for 40 years, Theresa May told Tuition fees in England should be reduced to £7,500 a year and maintenance grants reintroduced - but graduates should pay back their loans for 40 years, the government has been told....
03:51, 05/30/2019

27 Fugitives Brought Back To India From Abroad In 3 Years: Home Ministry As many as 27 fugitives - wanted in various cases involving terrorism, financial crimes and other grave offences have been brought into India from other countries through deportation or extradition in......
12:17, 07/18/2019

Only 48 hours left to back Giorgio Piola's "50 Years" Kickstarter campaign Only 48 hours left to back the "50 Years Collection" Kickstarter campaign by Giorgio Piola and bring home a small piece of Formula 1 history with a selection of 12 limited edition drawings from Giorgio's vast archive...
21:00, 06/23/2019

A Generation Looks Back at 20 Years of Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace Ask a Star Wars fan what they think about The Phantom Menace and you’re going to get a very specific answer. At Star Wars Celebration in Chicago last month, io9 spoke with fans about their memories and feelings on the eve of the film’s 20th anniversary, and the sentiment was way more positive than e...
21:17, 05/17/2019

Two Intact Chamber Tombs Dating Back 3,300 Years Unearthed in Greece Two large chamber tombs dated to around 1300 BC have been found in an important Mycenaean-era burial ground in Greece. Previously discovered tombs in the area were extensively looted ...
05:17, 08/13/2019

Looking back at boxing legend, international icon Muhammad Ali, 3 years after his death Monday marks three years since the death of boxing legend and humanitarian icon Muhammad Ali. We take a look back.        ...
22:00, 06/03/2019

Hackers access student data at top Australian university going back 19 years Australia's top-ranked university said on Tuesday hackers breached its cyber defenses late last year to obtain sensitive data, including students' bank account numbers and passport details going back 19 years....
08:00, 06/04/2019

Steve Scalise back on the baseball field 2 years after shooting nearly killed him Rep. Steve Scalise, the No. 2 Republican in the House, was ready to play ball for the GOP two years after a shooting at a congressional baseball practice nearly killed him....
07:17, 06/27/2019

Steve Scalise back on baseball field 2 years after near-fatal shooting Rep. Steve Scalise, the No. 2 Republican in the House, was ready to play ball for the GOP two years after a shooting at a congressional baseball practice nearly killed him. “It was touch and go if I even would make it,” he said on “The Story with Martha MacCallum.” “I am moving a lot better … I......
09:00, 06/27/2019

Magellan and the world's first circumnavigation, 500 years ago Five centuries ago, Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan discovered a passage between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans — today's Strait of Magellan. He paid dearly for his expedition in search of the East Indies....
15:00, 08/09/2019

World War II vet parachutes into Normandy 75 years after D-Day ASSOCIATED PRESS – A 97-year-old U.S. veteran has parachuted into Normandy — 75 years after he made the same journey on D-Day. Tom Rice of San Diego was among some 200 parachutists who filled the Normandy skies for the 75th anniversary of D-Day. They were honoring the airborne soldiers who jum...
01:51, 06/06/2019

Justin Bieber opens up in new post: "It's taken me years to bounce back from all of these terrible decisions" Earlier this year, we reported on a long, vulnerable Instagram post wherein Justin Bieber said he was going to take a break from music to focus on “repairing some of the deep rooted issues” with which he’s long struggled. Now, in another long, vulnerable Instagram post, the legendarily obnoxious pop...
22:34, 09/03/2019

Target 20 Years of Design for All anniversary collection brings back 20 designers Saturday Target's 20th Anniversary Collection drops Sept. 14 with 300 items from 20 years of designer partnerships, including Zac Posen, Missoni and Anna Sui.       ...
08:34, 09/14/2019

Twenty Years Ago, Bobby Valentine Snuck Back Into The Dugout And Woke Up The Mets This is an excerpt from Matthew Callan’s book Yells For Ourselves: A Story Of New York City And The New York Mets At The Dawn Of The New Millennium....
21:34, 06/10/2019

Alves rolls back the years at Copa America to keep trophy collection bulging Brazil captain Dani Alves had his hands full of trophies on Sunday after leading his team to a 3-1 victory over Peru in the Copa America final and being named best player of the tournament, outperforming his peers despite his 36 years....
07:34, 07/08/2019

Brazil back at Maracanã after 6 years for Copa América final Brazil will play at Maracanã Stadium, the historic home of the national team, for the first time since 2013 in the Copa América final       ...
02:17, 07/04/2019

Manny Pacquiao rolls back years in split-decision win over Keith Thurman Eight-division champion shows vintage form in points victoryThurman suffers first career defeat in 30 professional fightsPacquiao defeats Thurman by split decision – as it happenedManny Pacquiao knocked down Keith Thurman in the first round and persevered for an exciting split-decision victory Satur...
08:51, 07/21/2019

Andy Murray and Feliciano López double up and roll back years at Queen’s • Scot and Spaniard reach doubles final at Queen’s Club• Murray into final five months after career-saving hip surgeryAndy Murray, dragged along and lifted up by his 37-year-old compadre, Feliciano López, moved into the familiar realm of the surreal by reaching the doubles final of the Fever-Tree Ch...
04:51, 06/23/2019

This Hubble wide-view image shows 265,000 galaxies going back 13.3 billion years This new wide-view image of the distant universe by NASA and the ESA’s Hubble Space Telescope shows 265,000 galaxies.        ...
04:17, 05/03/2019

40 years of the laptop: how mobile PCs changed the world Main image: The IBM ThinkPad 700 series first appeared in 1992If you own a PC there’s a very good chance it's a lightweight and portable laptop, rather than a big and bulky desktop. Those rectangular boxes that are tethered to your desk have been declining in popularity, with laptops now...
21:51, 05/06/2019

World celebrates 117 years of modern air conditioning KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WBIR) – On any scorching hot day, most of us head indoors to enjoy the air conditioner. It’s a machine that was invented 117 years ago not out of comfort, but necessity. “It’s allowed our society or any society that’s fully adopted to air conditioning ...
03:51, 07/23/2019

USA 94 – 25 years on: football’s evolution captivates the world Italy’s heartbreak and Brazil’s mastery are memorable moments of an event that proved a catalyst for the game’s global expansionA quarter of a century ago on Saturday millions of people all over the planet stopped what they might normally be doing to watch the World Cup semi-finals. Both games were ...
21:34, 07/12/2019

World Marks 75 Years Since D-Day In Solemn Observances OMAHA BEACH, France (AP) — The five beaches are silent at dawn but forever haunted. As the sun rose Thursday over the Normandy coastline where thousands of men bled and died 75 years ago, a fast-diminishing number of World War II veterans remembered D-Day and hoped the world never forgets the sacrif...
12:51, 06/06/2019

Canada Must Wait Four More Years To Discover What It Might Be Like To Win Big In The World Cup When former Canadian national team player and current TSN pundit Kaylyn Kyle criticized the USWNT for their goal celebrations during the historic 13-0 win over Thailand by saying, “I think, as a Canadian, we would just never ever think about doing something like that,” it raised the question of whet...
09:17, 06/25/2019

New Zealand dethrone Australia for first World Cup in 16 years New Zealand stunned Australia 52-51 in an exhilarating final on Sunday to dethrone the champions and claim their first netball World Cup title in 16 years....
00:34, 07/22/2019

This Man Quit His Job As Engineer 4 Years Ago To Cycle Across The World It was four years ago when Jacky Chen embarked upon a challenge after quitting his job as an electronics engineer: riding his bicycle across the world....
14:51, 06/10/2019

Head of NOAA says 5G deployment could set weather forecasts back 40 years. The wireless industry denies it. Both sides agree that American advancement and leadership in 5G is critical, but talks break down when it comes to the acceptable level of interference....
18:51, 05/23/2019

Higgins rolls back the years to reach final four, Gilbert, Trump and qualifier Wilson all through "Four-time world champion John Higgins rolled back the years as he beat the in-form Neil Robertson 13-10 to reach the semi-finals at the Crucible on Wednesday."...
05:00, 05/02/2019

I've worked in finance and technology for 28 years — this is how I teach my kids about money using their back-to-school shopping Associated Press Tim Sheehan is the co-founder and CEO of Greenlight, a debit card for kids that their parents can manage. He says that back-to-school shopping season is a great way to teach children about budgeting and money by letting them take the lead. Create clear budgets with kids, help them ...
04:00, 09/03/2019

Fantasy Football Offseason Questions: Is Todd Gurley no longer a Round 1 or Round 2 pick? Todd Gurley's mysterious knee problem has sent his Fantasy stock to places we'd never thought we'd see it. Dave Richard says there's still more room for him to fall....
00:00, 06/05/2019

Manny Pacquiao defeats Keith Thurman via split decision: Round-by-round analysis Keith Thurman picked up his first career loss as Manny Pacquiao took a split decision in their WBA welterweight title fight in Las Vegas.       ...
19:17, 07/21/2019

After Disappearing For Six Years, Cube World Is Finally Coming Out The much-anticipated, long-simmering-in-development-hell Cube World is actually coming out, according to its developer, who said today that the exploration game will be out either this month or next....
00:00, 09/07/2019

Two World War II veterans awarded their service medals over 70 years later Two men who served in world War II were awarded their much overdue service medals. The veterans have two different stories, but each are finally holding their well earned awards 70 years after their service....
17:00, 06/01/2019

Versailles marks 100 years since treaty ending World War I PARIS (AP) — The chateau of Versailles is commemorating 100 years since the treaty that formally ended World War I — and helped lay the seeds for World War II. The daylong event Friday is also celebrating French and American cooperation in the war, which marked the entry of the United States into th...
13:17, 06/28/2019

The Real World: San Francisco Still Moves and Infuriates 25 Years Later If one had to pick a single year to represent what the ’90s were about, you could do far worse than 1994. It was the year that saw the releases of Pulp Fiction and Reality Bites, the year that grunge reached its apotheosis and effective conclusion via Kurt Cobain’s suicide, the year E.R. and Friends...
23:34, 06/28/2019

‘World’s largest’ brain tumor removed from man after 20 years Surgeons in India have removed what they claim is the largest brain tumor ever recorded from a man who let the cancerous mass continue to grow for two decades. The watermelon-sized, 11-pound tumor was cut out of the 31-year-old man’s head during a 10-hour operation in the Indian city of Madurai last...
19:51, 05/23/2019

Opinion: 80 years after World War II, we must fight for an open Europe This weekend, Poland commemorates the start of World War II in September 1939. For Germans, in particular, there is an increasing obligation to take a stand against the opponents of democracy, writes Jens Thurau....
04:17, 09/01/2019

150 years ago, 12 men in Cincinnati took a chance on baseball and changed the world The Cincinnati Red Stockings did something brand new in 1869, and it worked, for a year. Now, a monument will honor that effort for all time.        ...
13:00, 05/03/2019

75 Years After World War II Theft, a Painting Returns to Italy Italy successfully pressed the heirs of a German soldier who had stolen a painting to give it back, with a little help from diplomats and social media....
23:51, 07/19/2019

Apollo 11: 50 years on, the world celebrates the Moon landing On July 20, 1969, millions of people around the world watched on TV as Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong took his historic step into the pages of history....
14:51, 07/20/2019

Canelo Alvarez defeats Daniel Jacobs: Round-by-round analysis of middleweight title fight Round-by-round analysis of the middleweight title unification bout between Canelo Alvarez and Daniel Jacobs, won by Canelo via unanimous decision.        ...
13:00, 05/05/2019

Round-up: Next big thing Opelka blasts past Wawrinka into third round "Reilly Opelka blasted his way into the third round at Wimbledon on Wednesday as the giant 21-year-old American\u0027s serve eventually proved too hot to handle for triple grand slam champion Stan Wawrinka in a high-octane five set duel."...
19:51, 07/03/2019

‘It’s Taken Me Years to Bounce Back.’ Justin Bieber Reflects on ‘Bad Decisions,’ Drug Use in Confessional Instagram Post NEW YORK (AP) — Justin Bieber is opening up about a string of “bad decisions” that led him to go from being a beloved teen performer to “the most ridiculed, judged and hated person in the world.” In a very personal and introspective Instagram post , the pop star examine...
06:00, 09/04/2019

Dr. Pimple Popper drained an orange-sized lump that was growing on the back of a woman's thigh for 10 years drpimplepopper/Instagram Editor's note: This story contains spoilers and graphic images of skin conditions. In episode 2 of season 3 of "Dr. Pimple Popper," Dr. Sandra Lee treats a women named Leta who has had a lump the size of an orange on her left thigh for 10 years. Dr. Lee identified the lump ...
20:00, 07/19/2019

Tyson Fury vs Tom Schwarz LIVE updates: Stream details, round-by-round boxing, UK start time and undercard Tyson Fury returns to the ring tonight to take on Tom Schwarz in Las Vegas as he looks to build momentum ahead of a likely rematch with Deontay Wilder....
06:34, 06/16/2019

Women's round-up: Impressive Azarenka powers into third round "Former world number one Victoria Azarenka thrashed Australian Ajla Tomljanovic 6-2 6-0 in the second round to continue her impressive start at Wimbledon on Wednesday."...
18:34, 07/03/2019

Men's round-up: Thiem battles through to third round at French Open "Austrian Dominic Thiem overcame a tough test to reach the French Open third round with a 6-3 6-7(6) 6-3 7-5 win over defiant Kazakh Alexander Bublik on Court Philippe Chatrier on Thursday."...
17:51, 05/30/2019

Trump Brain Status: ‘The Wheels on the Bus Go Round and Round’ Donald Trump is doing a stellar job meeting everyone’s expectations that he’ll embarrass himself—and his constituents back home—during a trip to the annual G-20 summit in Osaka, Japan, and then during meetings in South Korea....
21:00, 06/29/2019

500 Years Ago Today Magellan and Elcano Set Sail to Conquer the World On August 10, 1519, King Charles of Spain watched naval officers Ferdinand Magellan and Juan Sebastián Elcano set sail to the ‘Spice Islands’, now the Maluku Islands in Indonesia. 239 brave men boarded five ships, and to evade the Portuguese fleet, Magellan first sailed south and west from Seville. ...
17:19, 08/11/2019

He's visited 15,000 of the world's Starbucks. After 22 years, he's kinda sick of the coffee It takes dedication, patience and a serious caffeine addiction to visit every Starbucks on the planet. It also takes a toll on your love of the coffee....
02:51, 09/10/2019

U-2 spy planes have lurked all over the world for 64 years — here's how the Dragon Lady keeps an eye on the battlefield U-2 spy planes have lurked all over the world for 64 years — here's how the Dragon Lady keeps an eye on the battlefieldNOW WATCH: The U-2 spy plane is so hard to fly pilots have to perform a 'controlled crash' just to land itSee Also:The US military is scrambling to ready its bases and get pla...
11:00, 09/06/2019

Thirty years on, the Tiananmen Square image that shocked the world Photographer Jeff Widener explains how a series of mishaps meant it was almost the picture that got awayA solitary figure in a white shirt and black trousers clutches a bag and stands in front of a column of halted tanks, a cluster of street lights floating to one side like balloons. The man’s shoul...
01:51, 05/12/2019

New Zealand dethrone Australia for first World Cup in 16 years, England take bronze "New Zealand stunned Australia 52-51 in an exhilarating final on Sunday to dethrone the champions and claim their first netball World Cup title in 16 years."...
08:17, 07/22/2019

Here's the Biggest Steam Engine in the World Going on a Test Run For the First Time in Nearly 60 Years Union Pacific 4014, also known as the one of the only 25 Big Boys ever built and only eight still in existence, is now officially the only one running in the world. Earlier we heard it blow its whistle for the first time since 1962, and yesterday evening it went for its first test run under its own ...
20:34, 05/03/2019

After nearly 60 years off the tracks, the world's largest steam locomotive roars With plumes of smoke billowing into the sky, the world's largest steam locomotive left Wisconsin on Friday morning, bound for an afternoon stop in West Chicago....
23:51, 07/26/2019

3 lessons from Rwanda, 25 years after the world failed to stop a genocide The 1994 genocide in Rwanda left some 800,000 to a million Tutsi and non-extremist Hutu civilians. UN peacekeepers on the ground were unable to intervene, but the world's failure 25 years ago has lessons that can be applied for better outcomes now. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories....
11:00, 09/06/2019

All these years later, The Sound Of Music remains one of the world's favorite things Studio executives probably lie awake at night, wishing something like The Sound Of Music would fall into their laps. There was plenty of reason to think the movie might be a success. It had a star, Julie Andrews, who’d just broken out with Mary Poppins, a tremendous hit. She’d won an Oscar for it, t...
22:34, 06/28/2019

Can the World’s Largest Democracy Endure Another Five Years of a Modi Government? Of the great democracies to fall to populism, India was the first. In 2014, Narendra Modi, then the longtime chief minister of the western state of Gujarat and leader of the Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), was elected to power by the greatest mandate the country had seen in 30 years....
14:34, 05/09/2019

Arab world turns its back on religion – and its ire on the US Survey of 25,000 people in Middle East and North Africa also shows 52% of 18- to 29-year-olds are thinking about migratingThe Arab world is turning its back on religion and on US relations, according to the largest public opinion survey ever carried out in the region.A survey of more than 25,000 peo...
14:17, 06/24/2019

Cameroon, The Cinderellas Of The Last World Cup, Are Back For Another Dance A side effect of women’s soccer being so discouraged and underfunded in most every part of the world is that only rarely do we see many true upsets or surprises. The traditional powers usually have such enormous structural advantages, and have had them for so long, that they almost always win, and w...
21:34, 06/10/2019

Steyn on Alyssa Milano's 'sex strike': Attempts at 'woke-ness' taking us back to 'dank slumbers of 60 years ago' Author Mark Steyn reacted Monday to actress Alyssa Milano's "sex strike" - launched in opposition to a new Georgia law that bans abortion after a baby's heartbeat is detected....
05:00, 05/14/2019

Happy Birthday, North West! Look Back at 6 Years of Adorable (& Fashionable!) Pics Starring Kim Kardashian's Daughter Remember when North West landed her first solo magazine cover? What about the time she joined the gospel choir at Kanye West's Sunday Services? Or starred in her own rendition of the "Old......
14:51, 06/15/2019

Twenty years ago, the U.S. women’s soccer team won the World Cup and changed the sport The dramatic victory by the American team over China in 1999 elevated soccer's profile in the United States, prompting girls and boys alike to start playing the sport....
18:34, 06/07/2019

Kane Williamson and Virat Kohli reflect on U-19 World Cup 11 years ago - video India’s Virat Kohli and New Zealand’s Kane Williamson reflect on captaining their respective sides in the Cricket World Cup semi-final on Tuesday after doing the same in the U-19 World Cup semi-final in 2008. ‘When we meet tomorrow, I’ll remind him,’ said Kohli Continue reading......
04:17, 07/09/2019

Mount Everest, World's Highest Peak, Braces For One Of The Busiest Years The tented city at the foot of Mount Everest is bustling as mountaineers brace for potentially the busiest year yet on the world's highest peak, prompting concerns about overcrowding and safety....
10:00, 05/11/2019

USWNT Coach Jill Ellis Steps Down After Five Years And Two World Cups According to a report from the Equalizer, USWNT manager Jill Ellis will not return to coach the two-time defending World Cup champions for any more competitive games. Ellis’s contract expires on Wednesday, July 31, and though she and the U.S. Soccer Federation had a mutual option to extend it throug...
20:51, 07/30/2019

The World's Second-Largest Rainforest Is Losing the Carbon It’s Held for a Thousand Years The Congo Basin is the second-largest rainforest on Earth, and like most tropical forests, it’s getting chewed up by humans. That’s a problem for the climate, and not just because trees are a natural sponge helping to mop up humanity’s ever-rising carbon emissions. New research suggests that as tree...
23:00, 07/03/2019

World marks 30 years since Tiananmen massacre as China censors all mention As commemorations for the 30th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre take place worldwide Tuesday, any coverage or discussion of the event will be tightly censored in China....
02:51, 06/04/2019

World’s largest parrot was a metre tall and lived 19 million years ago Palaeontologists working in New Zealand have discovered the first evidence of giant parrots, which they believe weighed 7 kilograms and lived 19 million years ago...
03:00, 08/07/2019

Two of the world's 4 all-time hottest temperatures have occurred in the past 3 years 129 degrees. 128.7 degrees. Those unfathomably hot temperatures have officially been confirmed as the Earth's 3rd and 4th hottest temperatures ever.        ...
00:34, 06/19/2019

England World Cup final place laughable four years ago, says Eoin Morgan • Captain wants repeat performance against New Zealand• Aaron Finch: ‘We were just totally outplayed’Eoin Morgan admitted the idea of England reaching the World Cup final would have been laughable four years ago. But after his players swatted aside Australia with a ruthless semi-final display the jo...
22:34, 07/11/2019

The world's worst sorority video is back, and more horrifying than ever before The popular image of hell is a supernatural nightmare of fire and brimstone, demons and screams of torment, but there is far worse to be found among the more regular aspects of daily life. Take, for instance, sorority recruitment videos, carefully choreographed PR for organizations meant to celebra...
18:17, 06/06/2019

WoW Classic Brings The Community Back To World Of Warcraft World of Warcraft Classic is teeming with life. Traders shout out their wares, offering much-needed magical items and equipment at reasonable prices. Adventurers form parties for protection against dangerous low-level foes. Earlier today a stranger came up to my mage and asked if I could conjure him...
13:17, 08/31/2019

'Oddworld: Soulstorm' trailer takes us right back to Abe's world Oddworld: Soulstorm, the upcoming remake of 1998's Oddworld: Abe's Exoddus on the PlayStation 1, is taking shape -- and going by the latest trailer, it looks like it's been worth the wait....
17:34, 05/14/2019

Marta back in training ahead of Women’s World Cup PORTIMAO, Portugal (AP) — Brazil forward Marta has returned to training after recovering from a left thigh injury, five days before the team plays its opening match at the Women’s World Cup. The Brazilian soccer confederation published a video Tuesday of the 33-year-old Marta back on the field...
20:00, 06/04/2019

World Cup shows how nations back women's soccer — or don't France is hosting 24 teams for the Women's World Cup. Though the athletes play professionally in 34 countries, some leagues are better represented than others. Where are conditions for women's football best — and why?...
15:34, 06/27/2019

Serbia bounce back to finish fifth at FIBA World Cup "Serbia shooting guard Bogdan Bogdanovic poured in 31 points in a stand-out individual performance as they beat the Czech Republic 90-81 to grab fifth place at the FIBA Basketball World Cup after bouncing back from a slow start."...
18:34, 09/14/2019

Jurassic World 3 Could Bring Back Even More Familiar Faces Get a look at Amazon’s fantastical new series Carnival Row. Toy Story 4 adds some puntastic comedy legends. David Dastmalchian teases the faithfulness of Dune. Plus, a new look at Jungle Cruise, teases for Agents of SHIELD’s most repeated reunion, and the return of Two Sentence Horror Stories. Behol...
15:34, 06/04/2019

At left back, Crystal Dunn is getting it right for USWNT at World Cup “She watched films, she studied,” U.S. Coach Jill Ellis said. "She’s very diligent. I chatted with her [last week] and said, 'Dunnie, you’ve grown so much, you are so ready for this moment.’ "...
22:00, 07/04/2019

Red Sox put World Series MVP Pearce back on injured list NEW YORK (AP) — The Boston Red Sox have put World Series MVP Steve Pearce back on the 10-day injured list. Pearce is out with a low back strain. The Red Sox made the move Saturday, a day after he left a game against the New York Yankees. First baseman/outfielder Sam Travis was recalled from Triple-A...
00:34, 06/02/2019

Women's round-up: Keys breezes into second round "Madison Keys, seeded 17th, made short work of Thailand\u0027s Luksika Kumkhum winning 6-3 6-2 to reach the second round while Elina Svitolina handed Australia\u0027s Daria Gavrilova a bagel en route to a 7-5 6-0 victory."...
17:34, 07/01/2019

Why did BYU play the third round before the first round in golf championship? Third round play of the NCAA Div. I Men's Golf Championship is scheduled for Sunday, a day the BYU Cougars don't compete due to religious reasons.        ...
17:17, 05/24/2019

D-Day veterans commemorate landmark World War II invasion, exactly 75 years after first Omaha Beach landings OMAHA BEACH, France (AP) — D-Day veterans commemorate landmark World War II invasion, exactly 75 years after first Omaha Beach landings....
08:34, 06/06/2019

WWII: eighty years on, the world is still haunted by a catastrophe foretold | Peter Beaumont Shock greeted the news that German tanks had rolled into Poland on September 1, 1939. But the slaughter of the continent’s Jews that was to follow had long been signalledOn 1 September 1939, as the massed German divisions began the invasion of Poland, one of the places that would be quickly overrun ...
15:51, 09/01/2019

The U-2 reconnaissance plane has been snooping all over the world for more than 60 years, but today's Dragon Lady is nothing like the past US Air Force/Tech. Sgt. Anthony Nelson Jr The original U-2, developed in complete secrecy, took its first flight in August 1955. Sixty-four years later, the Dragon Lady is still prowling the skies, but with a whole new set of controls and sensors. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories....
23:34, 06/15/2019

ShowBiz Minute: A$AP Rocky, Domingo, BTS A$AP Rocky guilty in Sweden, given provisional sentence; Placido Domingo events cancelled amid scandal; BTS to take a brief break        ...
07:34, 08/15/2019

The world economy is falling back into its post-crisis funk The bond market seems to be forecasting the kind of low-growth, low-interest-rate equilibrium that just doesn’t leave you with much margin for macroeconomic error....
08:00, 06/15/2019

Lindsey Horan back in Paris with USWNT for Women’s World Cup Said Horan, who skipped college soccer to play for Paris Saint-Germain: “Being on the world stage and being at a World Cup in this city — it’s just absolutely insane.”...
02:34, 06/16/2019

Morgan's Desire For Second World Cup Success Tempered By Back Concern Eoin Morgan had problems with his back during the drawn-out World Cup campaign -- going off early in the game against the West Indies with a back spasm....
01:34, 08/17/2019

The most popular Bose headphones in the world are back at their lowest price The Bose QuietComfort 35 Series II headphones are the best noise-canceling headphones money can buy, and they're back on sale on Drop.       ...
23:51, 08/02/2019

Italy Are Back In The World Cup After A 20-Year Absence, And They Intend To Stay A While In the months following the Italian men’s national team’s failure to qualify for the 2018 World Cup in Russia, Italy’s women helped redeemed the country by winning seven straight matches in their qualification run to the women’s version of the tournament. That blistering streak of form was enough fo...
01:17, 06/08/2019

'We put our bodies through hell and back': behind the scenes with the stars of the Women's World Cup In the run-up to the tournament, Lucy Bronze, Kelley O’Hara and other international players were given disposable cameras. They share the sacrifice, solidarity – and ice baths – that got them to the World CupEmbarrassingly, there were tears running down my face when I stepped into the roaring stands...
08:51, 07/06/2019

Domingo German placed on Yankees’ injured list Yankees starter, Domingo German, has been placed on the 10-day injured list with a left hip flexor strain, the team announced Sunday morning. Prior to today’s game, the Yankees made the following roster moves: ·Placed RHP Domingo Germán on the 10-day IL with a left hip flexor strain (retroactive to...
18:34, 06/09/2019

Domingo German looking like he’ll be a factor as Yankees cruise There could come a time when you will see Domingo German remain in the starting rotation … or be put to use as a multi-inning reliever … or work the eighth inning … or possibly the ninth. With the entire baseball universe expecting the Yankees to secure a starting pitcher via a trade, what that......
13:00, 07/13/2019

ShowBiz Minute: Domingo, Dick, Morissette Placido Domingo accused of sexual misconduct; Andy Dick allegedly assaulted; Alanis Morissette gives birth to her third child.        ...
21:18, 08/13/2019

Why unlikely ace Domingo German might be in the Yankees' bullpen this October Only Justin Verlander has more wins than the surprising 27-year-old righty. But the biggest victories of the season are yet to come -- and German's role in the playoffs could be another twist....
18:00, 09/12/2019

After Coming Agonizingly Close To World Cup Glory Last Time, England Are Back And Better Than Ever There’s probably no team with more regret over the 2015 World Cup than England. The Lionesses were knocked out in Canada four years ago by Japan via a cruel 92nd minute own goal by defender Laura Bassett, who sliced a clearance into her own net. That was the painful end to a World Cup where England ...
00:17, 06/09/2019

Ali Krieger wanted world to know the USWNT had Megan Rapinoe's back President Donald Trump took to Twitter over months-old video of Megan Rapinoe saying she wouldn't go to White House and even older stance on anthem       ...
14:34, 06/29/2019

AOC fires back after Pelosi blasts far-left Dems’ ‘Twitter world’ Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez fired back Saturday night after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi criticized her and other far-left freshmen congresswomen for voting against a $4.6 billion border bill that President Trump signed into law on Monday....
06:17, 07/07/2019

Opinion: Only arrogant if you can't back it up and US women do, advancing to World Cup final Alex Morgan sips tea and Alyssa Naeher shuts down England as the U.S. women advance to the World Cup final with a 2-1 win.       ...
01:00, 07/03/2019

For rebel pioneers of women's game, World Cup brings back memories As the United States and England did battle in their World Cup semi-final, in front of 55,000 fans at Olympique Lyon's stadium, there was the sensation that this was a breakthrough moment for women's football....
00:17, 07/05/2019

World watches warily as Iran scales back nuclear deal World powers have been weighing up Iran's decision to abandon parts of the 2015 nuclear deal. France said it would assess the situation, China urged restraint, and Russia condemned "unreasonable pressure" against Tehran....
14:17, 05/08/2019

Lawmakers urge Trump to back away from ultimatum to world on auto imports Lawmakers urged President Trump on Friday to pull back from a threat to impose tariffs on auto imports. Their warnings followed Trump declaring a national emergency to protect the domestic auto industry. The order gave U.S. trading partners six months to reach an agreement regarding imports of autos...
00:00, 05/18/2019

Their Beach Opera Won at the Biennale. But They Can Hardly Afford It. Even after winning the Golden Lion, and despite popular demand, the artists at the Lithuanian pavilion are struggling to raise money for regular performances....
13:00, 05/31/2019

Opera star Jonas Kaufmann at 50 One of the world's top tenors, feted on opera and concert stages across the world, Kaufmann looks back on a quarter century of stellar singing — and shows no sign of slowing down....
23:34, 07/09/2019

Opera's New Web Browser Lets You Set CPU, RAM Limits Opera Software has released a new web browser targeted at gamers. Opera GX lets users control CPU and RAM usage using a new panel built inside the browser....
05:34, 06/13/2019

Domingo German to IL as Yankees pitching is now dangerously thin CLEVELAND — The Yankees’ Injury Wheel of Misfortune has taken another spin and landed on Domingo German, whose recent struggles now have a context. German went on the 10-day injured list Sunday with a left hip flexor strain, a condition he said first surfaced following his May 26 start at Kans...
23:00, 06/09/2019

Domingo German has emerged as the Yankees’ ace — and the numbers prove it Of the dozen-odd injuries the Yankees have miraculously endured this spring, the biggest one won’t be healed anytime soon.  That’s according to general manager Brian Cashman, who revealed on Sunday morning that starter Luis Severino’s right lat strain will likely keep him sidelined...
19:34, 05/08/2019

Yankees’ unexpected ace Domingo German faces dilemma That Domingo German would have an innings cap this year was not entirely unexpected. That the right-hander would be the Yankees’ early-season ace and one of the best pitchers in baseball — thus making his innings cap worth monitoring — was. In the 38¹/₃ innings German has thrown so far this season, ...
12:00, 05/09/2019

Domingo Santana Caught A Foul Ball And A Fan's Glove Not much is going right for the Mariners these days. Just this week, one player was hit by a pitch that lacerated his spleen while another fouled a ball off himself that ruptured his testicle. So it’s the least we can do to feature a Mariners highlight where no one’s internal organs explode....
19:00, 06/08/2019

The Latest: Philly Orchestra rescinds invitation to Domingo The Philadelphia Orchestra has rescinded an invitation to have opera legend Placido Domingo after an Associated Press story revealed sexual harassment accusations...
21:19, 08/13/2019

Domingo German’s return to Yankees coming into focus MOOSIC, Pa. — Domingo German is ready to close the Yankees’ opener chapter. A day after Yankees manager Aaron Boone indicated the 26-year-old could return to the rotation next week, German (left hip flexor strain) used a slick breaking ball to retire the first six batters he faced Thursday in a reha...
11:34, 06/28/2019

How Domingo German could change Yankees’ pitching quest Their homer-less and winless streak lasted one game. Then the Yankees returned to familiarity Wednesday. They went deep twice. They won a game. This has been their first half — tons of long balls, lots of victories. They are at three weeks without losing consecutive games after beating the Mets 5-1 ...
14:00, 07/04/2019

Yankees’ replacement ace Domingo German suddenly struggling Replacing an ace couldn’t have been as simple as Domingo German made it seem. After sliding into the injured Luis Severino’s spot in the rotation, and spending the first third of the season as the surprising star of the Yankees staff, German has now posted his two worst performances of the season in...
12:17, 06/02/2019

Another Key Yankee, Domingo German, Heads for the Injured List German, who has emerged as a stalwart for the battered Yankees and entered the day tied for the major league lead with nine wins, landed on the injured list with a strained left hip flexor muscle....
02:00, 06/10/2019

Domingo German and Edwin Encarnacion Help the Yankees Pick Right Up German (11-2) beat the Blue Jays with six innings of three-hit ball, and Encarnacion hit a three-run double as the Yankees, with the best A.L. record, began the second half of the season....
08:51, 07/13/2019

Yankees not ready to put innings limit on Domingo German After the trade deadline passed without a peep from the Yankees, the pressure continues to weigh on their starting pitchers. Domingo German eased some of the tension Saturday with a solid seven-inning performance in a 9-2 win over the Red Sox in the first game of a split doubleheader in The Bronx. T...
16:17, 08/04/2019

The Yankees’ obstacle facing the rolling Domingo German The winningest pitcher in baseball may have to sacrifice that title to help the Yankees win a championship. Domingo German moved ahead of Justin Verlander by earning his major league-best 16th victory in the Yankees’ 8-3 win over the Orioles Tuesday night, allowing two runs in seven stellar innings ...
16:00, 08/14/2019

Domingo German’s Yankees audible is another impressive sign Domingo German’s breakout season has come largely on the back of his dominant curveball. That wasn’t the case Thursday afternoon, as the Yankees beat the Rays 6-2 in the first game of a doubleheader. After waiting an hour and 26 minutes for a rain-less rain delay, Austin Meadows launched German’s fo...
18:51, 07/19/2019

Domingo to return to the stage amid harassment allegations Placido Domingo appears on stage at the Salzburg Festival this weekend as he performs for the first time since multiple women have accused him of sexual harassment in a report by the Associated Press...
07:34, 08/24/2019

Sexton back for Ireland as Wales turn to Patchell for final World Cup warm-up • Sexton returns after missing last three matches• Patchell starts at fly-half for first time this yearJohnny Sexton returns to the Ireland side against Wales in Dublin on Saturday after missing the first three World Cup warm-up matches because of injury. Both teams are far closer to full strength t...
20:00, 09/05/2019

England back Ruaridh McConnochie finally gets chance to impress in last World Cup warm-up Ruaridh McConnochie is set to finally make his Test debut after Eddie Jones named a strong England side for their final match before this month's World Cup against Italy in Newcastle on Friday night....
16:00, 09/04/2019

USWNT's Carli Lloyd claps back with golf clap during World Cup USWNT forward Carli Lloyd let out a clap heard ‘round the world on Sunday during the Women's World Cup.       ...
19:17, 06/17/2019

World Athletics Championships 2019: CJ Ujah out of British squad with back injury CJ Ujah has pulled out of Britain's team for this month's World Athletics Championships with a back injury, just 48 hours after being named in the 4x100metres relay squad....
20:00, 09/05/2019

Intercontinental GT and World Challenge Team to Bring Sports Car Racing Back to Indianapolis It’s been five long years since the IMSA sports car racing grid lined up at Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the final of three annual Brickyard Grand Prix races [above]. Since then, major international sports car racing has avoided the circuit for one reason or another. That will finally be rectifie...
04:00, 07/27/2019

Southeast Asia Doesn’t Want to Be the World’s Dumping Ground. Here’s How Some Countries Are Pushing Back The global trash trade has reached a turning point; wealthier nations have long shipped their plastic waste to the developing world to be processed, but in recent months, some nations in Southeast Asia have begun sending the exports — much of it contaminated plastic and trash that is unrecycla...
16:00, 06/03/2019

Tom Daley on how fatherhood helped him fight back from injury and illness to brink of world No1 Concussion, pneumonia, a glandular fever-esque illness and a shin problem; last season was a never-ending catalogue of physical setbacks for Tom Daley....
17:51, 05/17/2019

New sexual misconduct claims against opera legend In the weeks since the initial Associated Press story was published, 11 additional women have shared stories about encounters with opera legend Placido Domingo that they said included unwanted touching and sudden kisses on the lips. (Sept. 5)        ...
11:17, 09/05/2019

Opera: Self-sovereign identity is the next target for dapps Margarita Khartanovic of Binary District took to the Hard Fork stage at TNW2019 this morning to talk with Charles Hamel, Opera‘s crypto product lead, and Aron Fischer, product developer for Ethereum. The topic of conversation? Realistic use cases for dapps (decentralized applications). According to ...
18:34, 05/10/2019

Purcell opera performed in cemetery catacombs NEW YORK (AP) — The catacombs of a cemetery might not seem like a good place to stage an opera, but for mezzo-soprano Daniela Mack it’s “awesome.” Mack will be starring in a production of Henry Purcell’s “Dido and Aeneas” set to be performed this week in Brooklyn&...
16:00, 06/04/2019

New Coke is back after 34 years. Thank 'Stranger Things' season 3 New Coke returns on Thursday after 34 years. Coca-Cola resurrected the iconic drink as part of a tie-in with the Netflix show "Stranger Things."        ...
02:34, 05/22/2019

New Coke is back after 34 years. Thank 'Stranger Things' season 3. New Coke returns on Thursday after 34 years. Coca-Cola resurrected the iconic drink as part of a tie-in with the Netflix show "Stranger Things."        ...
16:34, 05/21/2019

After 6 years with the Chase Sapphire Preferred as my go-to card, I upgraded to the Sapphire Reserve and I've never looked back Business Insider may receive a commission from The Points Guy Affiliate Network if you apply for a credit card, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent and objective Shayanne Gal/Business Insider The Chase Sapphire Preferred Card and Chase Sapphire Reserve are both popular trav...
23:00, 06/05/2019

Aaron Boone ready to tinker with Domingo German’s role BOSTON — Aaron Boone isn’t ready to set up the Yankees’ postseason pitching just yet, but with just three weeks left in the regular season, some roles will soon start to take shape. Luis Severino, rather than making his next start in the majors, will instead have a third minor league rehab outing, t...
20:51, 09/09/2019

The Latest: Police: David Ortiz shot at Santo Domingo bar Authorities say former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was ambushed by a man who got off a motorcycle and shot him in the back at nearly point-blank range in his native Dominican Republic...
06:34, 06/10/2019

Domingo German, the Yankees’ Surprising Ace, Has an Ideally Flawed Mentor As he floundered last season, German sought out a stranger from his hometown in the Dominican Republic who knew all too well what it meant to stumble in the majors....
15:17, 07/17/2019

Domingo German leads Yankees’ other guys to rain-shortened win Gio Urshela reached base two more times Sunday and the Yankees got a big, two-run homer by Mike Tauchman. Neither was in the plans when the team was being built. Still, no one was more important to their 4-1 rain-shortened win over the Twins than Domingo German. And for much of the season, no one......
03:34, 05/06/2019

Domingo Germán helps Yankees beat Blue Jays 4-0 Domingo Germán cruised through six innings of three-hit ball, Edwin Encarnación hit a three-run double and the New York Yankees kicked off the second half with a 4-0 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday night....
21:17, 07/13/2019

Brian Cashman has no hesitation about Domingo German playoff plan The three weeks Domingo German spent on the injured list with a hip flexor injury might keep him away from an innings limit. And if the Yankees reach the postseason, the club won’t curb the ace right-hander’s workload. “There are no innings limits when you are in October,’’ general manager Brian Cas...
16:34, 08/16/2019

Venezuelan children with cancer die, and accusations fly CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The deaths of several cancer-stricken Venezuelan children who were awaiting bone marrow transplants have ignited a bitter dispute between the government and opponents over who is to blame. Several dozen people protested this week outside the J. M. de los Ríos pediatric hosp...
20:00, 05/28/2019

Trump says 'will take a look' at accusations over Google, China U.S. President Donald Trump said his administration would investigate accusations that Google worked with the Chinese government, but gave no other details in his early morning tweet on Tuesday....
15:34, 07/16/2019

Former SEC regulators explain how they would investigate the GE accusations After a bombshell accusation from Madoff whistleblower Harry Markopolos regarding GE's accounting, GE CEO Culp is defending the struggling company calling it stock manipulation. Jacob Frenkel, a former Securities and Exchange Commission enforcement lawyer, and Harvey Pitt, former SEC chairman a...
23:51, 08/19/2019

Jets trade Darron Lee, 2016 first-round pick, to Chiefs for sixth-round pick, per reports The New York Jets have agreed to trade linebacker Darron Lee to the Kansas City Chiefs in exchange for the 2020 sixth-round draft pick.        ...
04:17, 05/16/2019

Measles outbreak: As students head back to school, US and world officials warn about risks As students head back to school, physicians and public health officials are continuing their pleas for parents to vaccinate their children.        ...
07:00, 08/15/2019

‘The Arc of History Is Bending Back.’ New Study Shows How Girls Around the World View Female Leaders A new report published Tuesday reveals that 9 out of 10 girls around the world believe that female leaders suffer widespread discrimination and sexual harassment. Produced by child rights organization Plan International in partnership with the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media, the report fou...
14:00, 06/04/2019

The Sydney Opera House's New Artificial Reefs Look Like Works of Art The Sydney Opera House is a dope-ass work of architecture. Nestled along the Sydney Harbor in Australia, the building is a sight to see. Now, the sea wall at Bennelong Point, where the opera house sits, features 18 hexagonal-shaped steel frames meant to serve as artificial coral reefs.Read more......
23:51, 06/07/2019

Opera releases new browser specially built for gamers Opera has released a new version of its web browser specially designed for gamers. Opera GX includes a raft of features tailored to game fans, including Twitch integration, optimization tools and Razer Chroma-style customizable colors.Opera teased the new browser in May with a rather cryptic announc...
23:17, 06/11/2019

Hal Prince, famed ‘Phantom of the Opera’ director, dead at 91 Dim all the marquee lights on Broadway — Harold Prince, the producer and director behind many of the American theater’s greatest musicals, died Wednesday at 91, after a brief illness. In a career that spanned seven decades and netted him 21 Tony Awards, “Hal” Prince, as he was known, had a hand in j...
21:51, 07/31/2019

Master of grandeur in theater, film and opera dies at 96 The Italian director orchestrated the youthful 1968 movie version of “Romeo and Juliet” and transported operagoers to Parisian rooftops and the pyramids of Egypt....
18:51, 06/15/2019

Ron Howard’s opera documentary Pavarotti can’t find the man behind the voice Luciano Pavarotti the superstar, the popularizer, the sell-out. By the 1990s, the bajillion-record-selling Italian tenor had all but abandoned the opera stage to play sports arenas and benefit concerts. He recorded cheesy crossover singles with the likes of Céline Dion. Nearly everything about him c...
01:00, 06/06/2019

Met Opera ticket sales improve slightly off 2015-16 low NEW YORK (AP) — The Metropolitan Opera’s percentage of box office revenue rose slightly this season, giving general manager Peter Gelb hope the company’s finances have rebounded. Gelb said the season that ended Saturday saw 69 percent of box office revenue capacity realized, up from 67 p...
00:17, 05/14/2019

The Who’s game-changing rock opera ‘Tommy’ turns 50 Fifty years ago today, “that deaf, dumb and blind kid” who scored immortality in “Pinball Wizard” was born when “Tommy” — The Who’s game-changing rock opera — was released on May 23, 1969. And the story of the boy who played “a mean pinball” still resonates a half-century later. In fact, The Who’s f...
07:51, 05/23/2019

Former Met Opera maestro’s brother lists Chelsea home Artist Tom Levine has listed his Chelsea loft for $10.5 million. Levine’s brother is the former Metropolitan Opera maestro James Levine, who came under fire in 2017 when allegations surfaced that he sexually abused young men. James has denied these allegations. The Post reported that Tom Levine cut ...
03:34, 05/09/2019

Chinese artist Ai Weiwei turns to opera with 'Turandot' Chinese artist Ai Weiwei, known for his politically charged contemporary works, will try his hand at opera by directing "Turandot", which is set in his homeland....
18:17, 06/21/2019

Critic’s Notebook: Two Major Met Opera Arrivals, Just 15 Hours Apart Rosa Feola made her debut as Gilda in “Rigoletto” on Friday. The next morning, Andreas Schager brought his Siegfried to the Met in “Götterdämmerung.”...
23:34, 04/28/2019

Opera Reborn 3: No modern browser is perfect, but this may be as close as it gets When Opera Software unveiled a new look and feel for its browser earlier this year, the company made a big deal of the impending changes. "We put Web content at center stage," the Opera team declared on its blog. And early previews of the design appeared to be quite pared down, allowing users to bro...
14:51, 05/19/2019

New York City Opera plans another reduced season NEW YORK (AP) — The financially challenged New York City Opera will have another reduced schedule for its 2019-20 season. The company said Friday the season will be limited to just two staged productions plus several concerts that total nine or 10 performances. City Opera says the American premiere ...
04:51, 06/22/2019

Opera unveils a new browser built specifically for gamers As Krystian Kolondra explains it, the just-announced new gamer-specific browser his company unveiled today was designed for the subset of 1.2 billion PC gamers in the world who spend “a lot of time building their setups.” Kolondra is executive vice president of browsers at Opera, which w...
05:17, 06/12/2019

Domingo Germán helps Yankees beat Blue Jays 4-0 Domingo Germán cruised through six shutout innings and Edwin Encarnación crushed a bases-clearing double as the Yankees kicked off the second half with a 4-0 win over the Blue Jays       ...
06:00, 07/13/2019

Yankees’ Domingo German on TJ surgery, Derek Jeter … and white rice The Post’s Steve Serby, with the aid of a translator, tosses some Q-and-A with Yankees pitcher Domingo German, who is off to an impressive 8-1 start. Q: Who did you speak to for advice following your Tommy John surgery, and how scary was it for you? A: There were so many things that went through......
07:34, 05/17/2019

Domingo German struggles again as Yankees fall in Didi Gregorius’ return CLEVELAND — Even the most dedicated Pinstriped Pollyanna knew the Yankees were due to hit a pot hole at some date — and that date has arrived. Four out five losses isn’t enough to inspire overreaction, and the Yankees are still in first place after dropping a 5-2 decision to the Indians on Friday ni...
07:51, 06/08/2019

Domingo German’s start makes Yankees postseason reality more clear TORONTO — Let’s throw it out there to get the conversation going: What would you set as the Over-Under line for “Number of 2019 postseason games in which the Yankees’ starting pitcher lasts at least five innings?” I’m going with two. And I’d recommend the Under. The latest piece of evidence arrived ...
15:00, 08/09/2019

Domingo German struggles as Yankees’ road trip starts with thud OAKLAND, Calif. — After giving up four runs in the first two innings, Domingo German provided the Yankees a chance to crawl back into Tuesday night’s game against the A’s. Far from his sharpest, the majors’ leading winner kept the A’s from scoring in the third, fourth and fifth frames and watched hi...
12:34, 08/21/2019

Iran Rejects U.S. Accusations Over Saudi Oil Attacks Iran denied American accusations that it was behind Saturday’s strikes on Saudi oil facilities, as the kingdom rushed to contain the fallout from attacks that could disrupt global petroleum supplies....
17:51, 09/15/2019

UK students stripped of visas over cheating accusations Around 34,000 international students were plunged into illegality after being accused of cheating on an English language test. Some gave up and returned to their home countries. Others found themselves stuck in Britain....
17:17, 06/12/2019

Iran: U.S. accusations over oil tanker attacks 'alarming' Iran warned the United States Friday against blaming Tehran for new attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman, saying the U.S. accusations are "worrying."...
16:51, 06/14/2019

DW strongly rejects accusations by Russia's Duma In reaction to a series of protests across the country, Russia's parliament has announced a probe into "foreign meddling" by Western governments and media — including DW....
23:17, 08/19/2019

U.S. border facility gives tour after accusations of neglect U.S. immigration officials took reporters on a tour of a Texas migrant holding facility on Thursday that was still overcrowded a week after lawyers raised concerns about conditions....
07:51, 06/28/2019

UPDATE 1-Trump says 'will take a look' at accusations over Google, China U.S. President Donald Trump said early Tuesday his administration would investigate accusations that Alphabet Inc's Google worked with the Chinese government....
20:00, 07/16/2019

Bernie Sanders says he'd back US funding for Third World abortions, birth control as part of climate plan Sen. Bernie Sanders, a top contender for the Democratic Party's 2020 presidential nomination, said Wednesday that he would support U.S. taxpayer-funded programs in developing countries that administer abortions as well as help give women access to birth control....
17:17, 09/05/2019

Trans woman to play Don Giovanni in historic moment for US opera Lucia Lucas to play one of the genre’s best-known protagonists in casting that ‘opens doors for trans singers’A production of Don Giovanni opening this weekend in Tulsa, Oklahoma, stars a transgender woman in the title role.While operas around trans themes are starting to emerge, Tulsa’s take on Moz...
16:00, 05/01/2019

Edgy ‘Prisoner of the State’ opera puts Philharmonic behind bars In all its 177 years, the New York Philharmonic never conducted business with a prison-supply store — until now. For the concert opera “Prisoner of the State,” Lincoln Center’s David Geffen Hall has turned into, well, a prison, with barbed-wire fencing, industrial ladders and surveillance cameras ar...
04:00, 06/07/2019

Total War: Three Kingdoms review – inside the soap opera of an empire PC; Creative Assembly/SegaThe battles are as gripping as ever but it’s the melodrama and petty politics that enlivens this first-rate strategy gameThis latest continent-sized strategy game from UK studio The Creative Assembly blends the hard graft of empire management with some pleasantly raucous pe...
19:51, 05/16/2019

My Favorite Page: The Prayer at the Heart of a ‘Quintessentially French’ Opera Yannick Nézet-Séguin, the Metropolitan Opera’s music director, discusses a passage from Poulenc’s “Dialogues des Carmélites,” which returns this week....
22:00, 05/02/2019

Review: A ‘Stonewall’ Opera Reflects the Diversity of Queer History New York City Opera has commissioned a new work for the 50th anniversary of the riots that have come to signify the birth of the gay rights movement....
21:34, 06/23/2019

Opera Star Hao Jiang Tian Bridges East and West Opera singer Hao Jiang Tian, who will star in Tang Jianping’s ‘Voyage to the East” in New York, is strengthening cultural ties between the East and West....
19:17, 06/19/2019

Opera will support ‘multiple blockchains’ in its browser, starting with TRON Opera will soon be adding native support for the TRON blockchain in its cryptocurrency-focused browser. Among other things, the new integration will make it possible to natively use TRON-powered dapps and tokens within the browser. Opera will also add support for TRON‘s TRX and other TRC-standard to...
16:34, 05/15/2019

How Pavarotti helped this Chinese opera singer find his groove Hao Jiang Tian saw his first opera in 1983. It was the day he arrived from China with four words of English (hello, OK, bye, yes) and $35 in his pocket. An aspiring singer, he spent $8 of it on a standing-room ticket at the Met, where Luciano Pavarotti was performing. “It knocked me out!”......
01:34, 06/21/2019

Italian film and opera director Franco Zeffirelli dies at 96 - Franco Zeffirelli, the film and opera director acclaimed for movies such as "Romeo and Juliet" and opulent lyrical productions on the world's major stages, died on Saturday at the age of 96....
14:34, 06/15/2019

Bonn Opera Gala hits high notes for AIDS The 8th Opera Gala Bonn for the German AIDS Foundation not only offered guests top-class arias, but also raised nearly 250 million euros in donations in the fight against HIV....
12:51, 05/13/2019

Opera officially launches its blockchain-ready browser for the iPhone Earlier this year, Opera launched its cryptocurrency and blockchain-ready browser for Android and PC users. Today, it’s finally launching its equivalent for iPhone, Opera Touch. With the launch, Opera Touch for iOS provides the same Web 3.0 and cryptocurrency wallet integration as its Android and PC...
10:34, 06/26/2019

Conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin Is Ushering in a New Act for the Metropolitan Opera In the fly space above the stage at the Metropolitan Opera and around and behind it, scenery waits to be called into action. An intricate system of pulleys and lifts allows quick changes. Today’s afternoon rehearsal for Dialogues des Carmélites, for example, will be followed only hours ...
16:17, 05/02/2019

U.N. Agency for Palestinian Refugees Faces Accusations of Misconduct An internal ethics report alleges that an “inner circle” in the agency’s top management engaged in abuses of authority for personal gain and for suppressing dissent....
17:17, 07/30/2019

Documents Reveal Details About Kickball Game Accusations ANDERSON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18/The Anderson News)– A former middle school teacher faces accusations of threatening a student during a kickball game back in 2017. Charges weren’t filed until this year, but paperwork reveals key details from the situation, including letters from both the tea...
22:00, 05/30/2019

Accusations flying over deputy’s altercation with Masai Ujiri A week after the NBA Finals ended, exactly what happened between Raptors president Masai Ujiri and an Alameda County Sheriff’s deputy is still in question. The Associated Press reports that Ujiri identified himself to a police officer who was excessively blocking him from the on-court celebrations ...
00:17, 06/21/2019

Russia dismisses accusations of meddling in EU elections: newspaper An official from Russia's security council described as absurd accusations that Moscow used disinformation to sway voters towards right-wing parties in last month's European Union elections, Rossiyskaya Gazeta newspaper reported on Sunday....
20:34, 06/16/2019

Leaks, accusations and staff shuffle: Turmoil inside DHS WASHINGTON (AP) — The Department of Homeland Security under President Donald Trump is entering a new stage of dysfunction and finger-pointing as the administration continues to rearrange staff and push hardline rhetoric and policies that have failed to contain a surge in illegal border crossings. Bu...
01:51, 06/27/2019

Sex-Abuse Accusations Grow Against Catholic Clergy in Poland The Catholic Church in Poland has seen an uptick in accusations from people claiming to have been sexually abused by clergy as children, after a YouTube video sparked public anger at an institution that is at the political and social heart of this culturally conservative country....
16:34, 06/12/2019

U.S., Iran Trade Accusations in Wake of Tanker Attacks Iran rejected American allegations that it was behind an attack on two fuel tankers in the Gulf of Oman, deflecting blame for an incident that has again ratcheted up fears of military conflict....
18:17, 06/14/2019

Pastor out at famed Riverside Church after sex toy harassment accusations The reason for her ouster is far more stimulating than any sermon this pastor could have delivered. The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, the first woman to lead Manhattan’s famed Riverside Church, lost her lofty post amid complaints that she brought ministers and a congregant on a sex toy shopping spree a...
04:00, 07/12/2019

U.N. to investigate accusations that Russia, Syria are targeting hospitals The frequency of attacks has given rise to suspicions that Russia is using coordinates supplied by the United Nations to hit civilian infrastructure....
04:51, 08/02/2019

British opposition leader questions Iran accusations The leader of Britain's main opposition party has questioned whether the government had evidence to back up its accusations that Iran was behind attacks on oil tankers in the entrance to the Gulf, and warned against escalating tensions....
14:00, 06/15/2019

| Trump revives political bias accusations against Google US President Donald Trump has revived his criticism of Google, referencing a fired engineer who claimed the internet giant was working against his re-election....
19:00, 08/07/2019

Daniel Barenboim’s Contract Is Extended Despite Bullying Accusations Berlin’s culture minister said an investigation had found that “none of the legally relevant accusations” against the Staatsoper’s music director could be confirmed....
19:00, 06/04/2019

Hedgie claims misogyny accusations made him ‘unemployable’ The ex-president accused of fostering a misogynistic boys’ club at Steven Cohen’s Point72 hedge fund filed a defamation lawsuit Wednesday against the worker who sued him and the company. Douglas Haynes — who left Point72 a month after the lawsuit was filed — claims he hasn’t been able to find a job ...
03:17, 07/04/2019

F.B.I. Director Defends Bureau Against Spying Accusations: ‘That’s Not the Term I Would Use’ The comments put the head of the F.B.I. in direct conflict with Attorney General William P. Barr, who has said he is reviewing the bureau’s investigation....
19:17, 05/07/2019

Biden hammered over climate plan plagiarism accusations Former Vice President Joe Biden is coming under fire over fresh plagiarism allegations after his presidential campaign was forced to update its climate platform amid complaints that the team lifted lines from at least five outside sources without proper credit....
18:00, 06/05/2019

‘Racist’ accusations fly in exposed messages between baseball wives Direct messages between significant others of current and former White Sox players got political, sparked outrage and became public in messy fashion. White Sox pitcher Lucas Giolito’s wife, Ariana Dubelko Giolito, revealed a private exchange between Bria Anderson, the wife of shortstop Tim Anderson,...
00:34, 08/08/2019

The Latest: Florida sheriff fights accusations of negligence TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on a Senate hearing reviewing the suspension of a Florida sheriff who oversaw the Parkland shooting response (all times local): 7 p.m. The Florida sheriff who oversaw the response to the Parkland school shooting is fighting for his job in front of state lawmakers....
02:34, 06/19/2019

Kashmiris Call for Investigation of Torture Accusations Against India A new report by rights advocates in the disputed territory alleges that the Indian security forces were responsible for hundreds of cases of torture and other abuses....
10:52, 07/06/2019

Boeing boss rejects accusations about 737 Max jets that crashed ‘We don’t make safety features optional,’ Dennis Muilenburg tells AGM in Chicago The boss of Boeing has denied accusations that its two 737 Max aircraft involved in fatal crashes lacked an optional safety feature, which might have alerted the pilots to technical malfunctions that partly caused the a...
14:09, 05/01/2019

Iran summons UK envoy over 'unfounded' tanker accusations Iran on Saturday summoned the British ambassador to Tehran after London blamed it for attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman, the semi-official Students News Agency ISNA reported....
21:51, 06/15/2019

Cop kills self after accusations he sexually abused teen girl A Mississippi police officer who was accused of sexually abusing a 15-year-old girl in his patrol cruiser killed himself after the allegations surfaced, authorities said. A Jackson police spokesman said the officer — who had been placed on administrative leave Saturday after department brass l...
17:17, 05/28/2019

Carpal tunnel, back pain and social anxiety: Inside the injury-plagued world of professional gaming. Professional gamers compete for million in prize money. As esports grow increasingly popular, a growing number of doctors are specializing in treating the physical injuries that have followed....
13:51, 05/30/2019

German AIDS Foundation hosts 8th charity opera gala in Bonn With the help of world famous opera stars, the German Aids Foundation opera gala in Bonn aims to raise money to support people suffering from HIV/AIDs in Mozambique....
12:00, 05/11/2019

Luciano Pavarotti: Larger-than-life opera singer celebrated in documentary Oscar-winning director Ron Howard revisits the legendary tenor in his new documentary, "Pavarotti." From his beginnings to his record-breaking Three Tenors albums, here's a look at the major stations of his career....
11:34, 06/06/2019

Woody Allen makes La Scala debut directing comic opera Woody Allen says he has “always had a warm and affectionate following in Europe,” as he prepares to make his La Scala debut directing Puccini’s comic one-act opera “Gianni Schicchi.’’...
18:17, 07/02/2019

Conductor Daniel Barenboim to remain head of the Berlin State Opera Despite accusations of bullying, conductor Daniel Barenboim's contract has been extended up to 2027. Beyond the controversy, he is considered one of the most influential stars of the classical music world....
21:51, 06/04/2019

US soprano Kathryn Lewek accuses opera critics of body-shaming Singer has won praise for role as Eurydice but says some writers have opted to focus on her bodyAn American soprano has spoken of her hurt and anger over “cruel” verbal abuse and harassment from opera critics whom she accused of body-shaming.Kathryn Lewek’s performance as Eurydice in a raunchy produ...
01:51, 08/29/2019

Biblical opera, xenophobic bishops – Viktor Orbán’s Christianity with a twist Hungary’s leader is tightening his grip and he’s using the Christian message to justify his immigration policy“Europe can ignore or deny or struggle against its own identity and its Christian roots. But by doing so the society commits suicide,” said László Kiss-Rigó, the bishop of Szeged, as he drov...
09:34, 07/14/2019

Prague opera lovers watch 'Don Giovanni' on rooftop - and in bath tubs Mozart's "Don Giovanni" has been a favorite among opera lovers since it premiered in Prague in 1787 but it is unlikely that any have ever watched it on a rooftop in the Czech capital while submerged in a bath tub, a glass of bubbly in hand - till now....
02:51, 08/31/2019

What/If Netflix mashed up Indecent Proposal and Revenge into a trashy soap opera? As we meet the attractive six young players who primarily function as the pawns of self-described “neo-noir social thriller” Netflix series What/If, they’re playing a Scruples-like game, asking questions like “Would you have sex outside of your relationship?” The game foreshadows the entire series, ...
18:51, 05/24/2019

Film & TV makers debut new feature to end the “soap opera effect” scourge Enlarge / LG's B8 OLED TV. (credit: LG) A group of filmmakers, distributors, and electronics manufacturers called the UHD Alliance has announced a new viewing mode coming to future TVs that will, among other things, disable the controversial motion smoothing effect that fakes a higher frame rate w...
17:51, 08/29/2019

Met Opera, James Levine reach settlements amid sex misconduct claims The Metropolitan Opera and ousted legendary conductor James Levine settled legal claims against one another on Tuesday — ending a legal battle that kicked off more than a year ago when the Met fired Levine amid sexual misconduct allegations. The details of the settlement were not made public in the ...
07:34, 08/07/2019

| Trump hits back at UK ambassador | Iran set to break nuclear deal: WATCH the top world news videos for today Donald Trump: The ambassador has not served the UK well | Analysis: Iran to break limits on enrichment; here are the top world news videos for today....
10:34, 07/08/2019

Trump's Response to E. Jean Carroll's Accusations Sure Sounds Like a Threat On Friday, New York magazine published an excerpt from E. Jean Carroll’s forthcoming memoir in which she accuses President Trump of a 1990s sexual assault in a Bergdorf Goodman dressing room. In response, Trump spent the weekend encouraging his supporters to harass her....
21:51, 06/23/2019

NFL notebook: Chiefs' Hill denies accusations in attorney's letter The attorney for Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill sent the NFL a four-page letter Thursday, a detailed denial of child abuse allegations made against his client....
07:51, 05/03/2019

Video Of Odd Behavior In Fortnite Match Leads To Accusations That Pro Was Cheating Earlier this week, Fortnite pro Damion “XXiF” Cook was accused of colluding with other players during a World Cup open qualifier match in which he took second place, earning $4,000 in prize money and a spot in the eventual finals this summer in New York. In a statement, XXiF denied any wrongdoing, b...
11:51, 05/02/2019

| Trump rejects charges of racism after accusations of 'hate agenda' US President Donald Trump has pushed back against charges that he was racist and promoting a "hate agenda" to win reelection following his attacks on a prominent black lawmaker and his constituency....
20:51, 07/29/2019

Blizzard Responds To Accusations Of Censorship In Hearthstone's Latest Patch In the lead-up to Hearthstone’s upcoming “Saviors of Uldum” expansion, Blizzard Entertainment released a patch yesterday that ran a couple housekeeping alterations to make way for the new content. The update removed some older cards from the game’s Standard mode, added some new cards to the game’s C...
20:00, 07/03/2019

Biden's staff faces renewed accusations of mistreating reporters It has been less than two weeks since former Vice President Joe Biden launched his 2020 bid, but numerous reporters have already voiced their concerns about the treatment they have received from his staff. ...
17:17, 05/07/2019

UPDATE 1-Russia dismisses accusations of meddling in EU elections - newspaper An official from Russia's security council described as absurd accusations that Moscow used disinformation to sway voters towards right-wing parties in last month's European Union elections, Rossiyskaya Gazeta newspaper reported on Sunday....
19:17, 06/16/2019

Oberlin College to pay bakery $11M after furthering racism accusations: jury Oberlin College in Ohio will have to pay a nearby bakery more than $11 million in damages because it libeled the store as racist and interfered with its business, a jury ruled on Friday....
11:17, 06/09/2019

School officials deny strip search accusations in lawsuit BINGHAMTON, N.Y. (AP) — Court documents in a federal civil rights case say an upstate New York school district and its employees categorically deny allegations that four 12-year-old girls were illegally strip searched by a school nurse. Lawyers for the Binghamton City School District say the four st...
22:00, 06/28/2019

Carly Fiorina: Accusations against Joe Biden 'diminish' the 'real abuse' Former presidential candidate Carly Fiorina defended former Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday, saying accusations he engaged in inappropriate touching diminished “real abuse” unfolding in today's society....
08:17, 05/01/2019

U.N. to investigate accusations that Russia, Syria are deliberately targeting hospitals The frequency of attacks has given rise to suspicions that Russia is using coordinates supplied by the United Nations to hit civilian infrastructure....
15:17, 08/02/2019

Nestle video leads to lobbying accusations against German minister Julia Klöckner appeared in a video praising Nestle for cutting sugar and fat in its products. Many criticized her for what they called a "PR stunt" and not confronting the firm over its environmental record....
11:34, 06/06/2019

The Fiver | Passive-aggressive accusations of unrealistic wage demands Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!The Fiver has never been competitive – chiefly because in the field of unfunny tea-timely publications about football we’ve never had any competition, apart from that time when The Fourer left us Behind The Times with its alpha-male take on The Foot...
18:51, 06/18/2019

Trump meets with airline CEOs over Qatar subsidy accusations U.S. President Donald Trump met on Thursday with the chief executives of major American airlines to discuss their accusations that subsidies by Qatar and United Arab Emirates are costing jobs in the United States....
02:00, 07/19/2019

Records shed new light on Sir Philip Green assault accusations PIMA COUNTY- New court records are shedding light on the accusations made against British billionaire businessman Sir Philip Green. Green is facing four misdemeanor counts of assault in Pima County. He’s accused of inappropriately touching a Pilates instructor at the upscale resort, Canyon Ranch. Ac...
04:17, 06/06/2019

Night in the Woods developer dies after assault accusations [Updated] Enlarge / Night in the Woods gets extremely real despite its cartoonish look. [Update, Sept. 1: Alec Holowka's brother, Eileen, reported on Twitter that he has passed away Saturday morning. “Alec was a victim of abuse and he also spent a lifetime battling mood and personality disorders," Eileen w...
06:00, 09/02/2019

Comment of the Day: Ohm Edition An electric Lotus hypercar is on its way. I hope it will be futuristic and cool, but some people, like AESTHETIC, are justifiably nervous, given, uh, British automakers’ reputation for building things that are nice but don’t work very well....
04:51, 06/26/2019

Comment of the Day: Which Came First Edition Technology has advanced at an alarming pace over the last twenty years or so. The chassis of the now-dead 370Z Roadster has not. The 370Z was of 2009 was little more than a facelift of the 350Z which had already been on sale for seven years. When the 350Z first hit the market, cell phones still didn...
15:00, 05/02/2019

Jay Leno hits golden buzzer after powerful performance from 10-year-old opera singer Longtime comedian and TV host Jay Leno joined NBC's "America's Got Talent" for Judges Cuts. He hit the golden buzzer for a 10-year-old opera singer.        ...
00:00, 08/08/2019

Franz Liszt’s unfinished ‘Sardanapalo’ opera makes its U.S. premiere at Library of Congress British musicologist and pianist David Trippett was joined by members of Washington National Opera’s Domingo-Cafritz Program and the Washington Master Chorale....
01:51, 04/29/2019

Rep. Ro Khanna dismisses Barr's pushback on 'lying' accusations, says Mueller should testify Attorney General William Barr dismissed accusations he lied during his congressional hearing “laughable” in an exclusive Fox News interview, but at least one Democrat is already pushing back on the assertion....
21:34, 05/17/2019

North Korea, China and Russia arm Myanmar’s military despite genocide accusations, U.N. says The most extensive study on the military’s financing to date also found that dozens of Myanmar companies donated more than $10 million to the military....
20:00, 08/05/2019

Reports: Chief of protocol Sean Lawler out amid misconduct accusations Assistant Secretary of State Sean Lawler, the lead go-between for President Donald Trump and foreign dignitaries, is out of the job amid accusations of harassment and discrimination, reports said Wednesday....
21:17, 06/26/2019

'Not the GE I know' — board member Leslie Seidman responds to Markopolos' fraud accusations Seidman, a General Electric board director and chair of its audit committee, told CNBC on Thursday that Harry Markopolos' report is "full of misleading, inaccurate and inflammatory statements."...
22:34, 08/15/2019

China calls Trudeau’s accusations of arbitrary detentions ‘purely unfounded’ China accused Canada of not abiding by international norms Friday in response to comments from Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who accused Beijing of arbitrarily detaining two Canadians....
19:34, 09/06/2019

UPDATE 4-Trump meets with airline CEOs over Qatar subsidy accusations U.S. President Donald Trump met on Thursday with the chief executives of major American airlines to discuss their accusations that subsidies by Qatar and United Arab Emirates are costing jobs in the United States....
02:51, 07/19/2019

Huawei's Yearslong Rise Is Littered With Accusations of Theft and Dubious Ethics The Chinese giant says it respects intellectual property rights, but competitors and some of its own former employees allege the company goes to great lengths to steal trade secrets....
07:51, 05/25/2019

Mark Halperin attempts comeback after #MeToo accusations with Trump book Halperin, who was accused of sexual misconduct by at least a dozen women at ABC News, to release book on how to beat TrumpMark Halperin, one of the most high-profile media figures to fall over sexual misconduct allegations made in the #MeToo era, is making an attempted comeback with a new book deal ...
16:51, 08/19/2019

16 Marines arrested on accusations ranging from human smuggling to drugs, officials say More than a dozen U.S. Marines were arrested early Thursday on a variety of accusations ranging from human smuggling to drug-related offenses, according to officials....
23:00, 07/25/2019

Fire Emblem: Three Houses review – fantasy combat meets college soap opera Nintendo Switch; Intelligent Systems/NintendoThis boarding-school daydream is grandiose and silly, but a gorgeous look and revised combat help it singAt a time when the egotism and idiocy of a generation of private schoolboys threatens to plunge Britain beneath the waves, there is something strangel...
02:34, 07/26/2019

Saturday Night Live: Adam Sandler returns for a 'Family Reunion' and reprises Opera Man Sandler’s return after 23 years exceeded most expectations, a reminder that when his heart is in it, he’s a great performerA returning Saturday Night Live initially opens with live C-SPAN coverage of Capitol Hill, but since attorney general William Barr disobeyed congressional Democrats’ and refused...
16:51, 05/05/2019

Comment of the Day: Sitrep Edition It’s fun to sometimes imagine yourself in someone else’s shoes. Sometimes you just want to pretend to be, I don’t know, a nice guy who brought home a free Jeep Grand Wagoneer. And maybe you have it because you just love Jeeps so much. Like so, so much....
05:00, 06/21/2019

Comment of the Day: Scooch Over Edition I can’t really explain why, but for some reason the idea of someone being miserable in the rear center seat of a $220,000-plus Bentley Flying Spur just cracks me up....
02:51, 06/12/2019

Comment Of The Day: Where To Get Your Kicks Edition Today we got to read about what it’s like to run Route 66 in 2019. In a Corvette, because why not. A few commenters chimed in with some interesting footnotes, too....
01:51, 08/10/2019

Comment of the Day: We Have a Better Name for the Tesla Truck Today we saw a moment of innovation, the likes of which had not been seen since some BMW engineers chopped up an M3 into a pickup, or maybe since people in the ‘70s put Rolls-Royce grilles on their Volkswagen Bugs. We got a Tesla pickup truck! There was only one problem: the name....
01:00, 06/19/2019

Comment of the Day: Used Car Vultures Edition Car culture’s not dying, it’s just evolving. Like fashion. Also like fashion, it’s cyclical. What’s cheap and whatever’d now is tomorrow’s artifact, and the treasured classics that are about to become uncool? Well, it’ll be a buyer’s market eventually....
06:17, 05/15/2019

Comment Of The Day: Whipped Edition Our automobiles no longer need tall chrome masts to receive and intercept radio signals for our audio enjoyment. For one thing, terrestrial radio is a dying media, and for another technology has marched on to provide similar signals with hidden or dramatically reduced antennae....
02:34, 09/06/2019

New Zealand coach Gary Stead was cleaning Lord's windows 29 years ago... now he's in a World Cup final Twenty-nine years ago, Gary Stead was cleaning the windows of the Lord's Pavilion as part of his work on the MCC groundstaff. Now he is back, sat on the away balcony as coach of New Zealand in Sunday's World Cup final against hosts England....
20:00, 07/12/2019

NASA is investigating some astronomical accusations against one of its astronauts, who’s accused of cyber space crime (NBC News)  NASA is investigating what it said is the first ever cyber space crime. The allegations involve astronaut Anne McClain, who’s currently in a divorce and custody dispute with her estranged wife, Summer Worden. According to NBC affiliate KPRC in Houston, McClain allegedly accessed Wo...
10:00, 08/27/2019

FIFA Bars Afghan Soccer Chief for Life After Sexual Assault Accusations Soccer’s governing body said Keramuddin Keram had been found guilty “of having abused his position and sexually abused various female players, in violation of the FIFA Code of Ethics.”...
16:34, 06/08/2019

Colts rookie Bobby Okereke calls sexual assault accusations ‘untrue’ WESTFIELD, Ind. — Indianapolis Colts linebacker Bobby Okereke defended himself Saturday against sexual assault accusations from 2015, calling the allegations “untrue.” His name was publicly connected to the case for the first time last month, but Okereke made no public statements until a...
17:17, 07/28/2019

Mueller Rejects Trump’s ‘Witch Hunt’ Accusations and Warns Russia Will Meddle Again The special counsel mostly stuck to his report on Wednesday during his highly anticipated congressional appearances, but he also agreed that the president was untruthful to investigators....
23:34, 07/24/2019

Lamar Odom Pays Tribute to New Girlfriend and Khloe Kardashian After Shade Accusations Lamar Odom says he has a "new leading woman" in his life, and signals that a tribute post to her that he shared did not, despite what some people think, shade his ex-wife Khloe......
11:17, 08/04/2019

Morehouse College staffer put on leave while school investigates sexual misconduct accusations Morehouse College has placed one of its staffers on unpaid leave amid an investigation into sexual misconduct allegations leveled by at least two students and a former student, the historically black university said in statements....
04:51, 07/23/2019

Former USC gynecologist surrenders medical license amid scores of sexual abuse accusations Former gynecologist George Tyndall, who is facing 29 charges of sexually assaulting his patients at the University of Southern California campus clinic, surrendered his medical license....
04:51, 09/10/2019

Bernie Sanders defends campaign staff salaries after accusations of 'poverty wages' Bernie Sanders defended his campaign's treatment of staffers and said he was “very proud” to lead the first U.S. presidential campaign to have unionized workers -- one day after The Washington Post reported the campaign’s field staff were complaining about receiving “poverty wages.”...
14:34, 07/20/2019

Kellyanne Conway Dismisses House Call to Discuss Accusations She’s Been Talking Out of Turn Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway refused Monday to appear before a House committee probing stuff she’s said that lawmakers say violated federal law banning government employees from engaging in political speech while on the job....
08:17, 07/16/2019

Chris Hahn: Time to move past inappropriate touching accusations against Joe Biden Democratic strategist Chris Hahn told Fox News on Tuesday it was time to move on from the several accusations of inappropriate touching against former Vice President Joe Biden....
08:17, 05/01/2019

Italy aide linked to Russia funding accusations frequented Moscow - BuzzFeed An aide to Italy's deputy prime minister Matteo Salvini, at the centre of accusations the ruling League party sought millions of euros via a secret Russian oil deal, flew back-and-forth to Moscow last year, news website BuzzFeed said on Thursday....
21:34, 08/08/2019

The Intro To Judgment, The Yakuza Team's Latest Game, Is Perfect For Its Detective Soap Opera Vibe Judgment, out tomorrow for Playstation 4, is the latest game from the makers of Yakuza, and it thrusts players into the shoes of a stylish private detective trying to solve a violent murder. One of Judgment’s greatest strengths is how much it leans into its television influences in order to craft a ...
19:00, 06/24/2019

Ad Astra review: Brad Pitt reaches the stars in superb space-opera with serious daddy issues The actor blasts off in search of long-lost pops Tommy Lee Jones in James Gray’s intergalactically po-faced take on Apocalypse NowBrad Pitt is an intergalactic Captain Willard, taking a fraught mission up-river in James Gray’s Ad Astra, an outer-space Apocalypse Now which played to rapt crowds at th...
00:51, 08/30/2019

Comment of the Day: Airplane Parking Edition We all had a good giggle about the comments saying the parking lot full of grounded Boeing 737s is worse than a field of wild BMW, etc., but I liked the solutions-focused idea about under-wing parking best....
08:17, 06/25/2019

Comment of the Day: Irony and Justice Edition What a thing to grind to a halt at the end of a police chase in your BMW 6 Series, missing four tires, right in front of a big old dumping ground full of... other tires. I’m not sure it’s quite irony, but it did make me chuckle....
02:17, 05/10/2019

Comment Of The Day: Three Doors Good Edition Any time the Hyundai Veloster comes up, there are takes and opinions about its unusual door situation. Is the one-and-two door design practical and convenient, or an affront to your aesthetic sensibilities?...
02:51, 08/13/2019

Comment Of The Day: Camo T-Shirt Edition Where I live in Northern Nevada, camouflage apparel is practically de rigueur. The local sporting goods and hunt/fish stores double as clothing stores around here. But that’s not what I want to wear. I—along with a few commenters—want a different kind of camouflage....
05:51, 08/29/2019

Comment of the Day: Automatic Blinkers; Yay or Nay Edition Cars are too expensive in 2019 because they’re too nice. And for that same reason, there seem to be fewer reasons to upgrade to a brand new car now than ever. That was all discussed earlier today, but one comment spurned an interesting debate on the merits of modern systems. Specifically, automatic ...
06:34, 07/03/2019

Comment Of The Day: Making Tracks Edition Earlier today Patrick asked all of you what kind of car you would steal if humanity and civilization as we know it simply collapsed one day. Our entire lives are built on a fragile paper mache foundation and it’s a very real possibility that everything could go pear shaped in a moment. Anyway, don’t...
08:34, 09/07/2019

Comment Of The Day: Figment Of Your Imagination Edition Quit your job. Fix an old Land Rover. Prove you’re alive. If you don’t claim your humanity you will become a statistic. You have been warned....
05:51, 09/13/2019

Comment Of The Day: When Cars Cost Even More Than You Think Edition Today the intrepid Aaron Brown shared the epiphany that budget racing is expensive, and we realized that this sport costs a ton of money before you even get to the starting line....
03:17, 09/11/2019

Comment of the Day: Automation Is Wage Reduction Automation gets glorified in some circles and vilified in others, but really it’s just another management move like all the others. Which is why Jack Shaftoe’s comment on today’s The Morning Shift needs to be highlighted:...
01:00, 06/20/2019

Harbaugh: Comment about Meyer not 'bombshell' Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh defended his comment saying that controversy follows former Ohio State coach Urban Meyer, adding Friday that what he said was hardly "a bombshell."...
19:51, 07/19/2019

'Conflicted' Hamilton does a U-turn on F1 top job comment Lewis Hamilton performed a U-turn on Thursday and said his Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff would be the right man to run Formula One, days after saying the next person to do the job should be an outsider....
00:51, 06/28/2019

Comment of the Day: Automotive Evolution Edition I want to begin by saying that the Autech Stelvio Zagato is a spectacular rendition of late 1980s excess. It is the large beautiful wedge love of my life, and I will not hear a single disparaging word against it. While it may not be classically handsome, it has the look of a 30 year old touring car ...
07:17, 05/03/2019

Comment of the Day: Kidney Transplant Edition Sometimes the comments on this website are interesting, sometimes they are insightful, and sometimes they just make me snort. In a good way. This would be an example of the latter....
05:34, 06/08/2019

Comment of the Day: We Found Vin Diesel's Next Car Edition Today we learned how hard it is for Hollywood stuntpeople to make modern cars do tricks from a panel discussion at the Petersen Museum. And, also, a hint about what Vin Diesel will be driving as Dominic Toretto in the next Fast & Furious movie....
16:17, 05/09/2019

Comment Of The Day: Queen's English Edition Earlier this afternoon we learned that McLaren has launched a recall campaign for your rare and exciting Senna hypercar. The lightweight track-focused monster has an issue where it can wear a hole in the wiring harness. Damage to the car may occur as a consequence of the worn wiring harness. McLaren...
10:34, 09/12/2019

Haney gets SiriusXM ban for LPGA comment Swing coach Hank Haney was suspended from the SiriusXM PGA Tour Radio channel after saying on his show that a Korean would probably win the U.S. Women's Open....
06:17, 05/31/2019

Comment of the Day: Old German Cars Will Ruin You Today my boss Patrick George wrote about the disaster that was owning his 1984 BMW 733i in New York City. In the story, he suggested that we come up with a name for aesthetically nice used cars full of “secret problems,” and one reader proposed a great answer....
09:17, 05/22/2019

Comment Of The Day: Engine Swap Edition A Corvette makes for a great sports car. The formula is as old as the day is long, a big engine in a lightweight performance chassis. You know what makes an even better sports car? Big engine in an even-lighter-weight performance chassis. That’s why an LS-swapped Miata is so damn good....
01:34, 08/28/2019

Comment Of The Day: Dilution Of Meaning Edition When Porsche announced this morning that it had broken a new Nurburgring lap time record with the all electric Taycan, I was intrigued. Which record could that be? No way it’s faster than the NIO, so it can’t be the fastest production EV. No way it’s faster than Lynk & Co.’s crazy quasi-race-car...
03:34, 08/27/2019

Comment Of The Day: The People's Ferrari Edition Series production. These words are so important when it comes to the new drop-top front-engine V12 Ferrari. In the recent past, Ferrari has been quick to put an artificial cap on the number of such beasts it would produce, but that is now changed. The new 812 GTS will be made in unlimited numbers, s...
03:17, 09/10/2019

US Open Round-Up: Andreescu overpowers Wozniacki in U.S. Open third round "Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu showed that she intends to be a formidable force in the women\u0027s game with a 6-4 6-4 win over former world number one Caroline Wozniacki in the third round of the U.S. Open on Saturday."...
03:51, 09/01/2019

Defiant Iran blasts Pompeo’s Saudi-attack accusations as ‘blind and futile comments’ An Iranian official responded Sunday after U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo pointed at the nation’s government in Tehran following Saturday’s drone attacks on Saudi oil facilities....
03:17, 09/16/2019

Ingraham exclusive: Homeland Security boss defends against family-separation accusations at border The acting head of the Department of Homeland Security is disputing accusations that U.S. authorities are continuing to separate children from their families....
06:51, 05/24/2019

Before the White House, Trump faced an array of sexual misconduct accusations. As president, he faces another Trump is fighting back against an allegation by writer E. Jean Carroll that he forced himself on her in a store dressing room in the 1990s.        ...
07:51, 06/23/2019

Iraq: UN demining agency rejects desecration accusations, involving historic Mosul churches The United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS) in Iraq issued a statement on Thursday rejecting allegations made earlier this week by a non-profit organization  there, alleging that personnel had carried out explosive hazard clearance inside two historic churches in Mosul “in a barbaric and arbitrar...
21:34, 04/28/2019

NASA astronaut denies space crime accusations amid bitter divorce battle Decorated NASA astronaut Anne McClain has denied she stole her estranged wife’s identity while on a mission as officials investigate her for what may be the first crime committed in space. “There’s unequivocally no truth to these claims,” McClain said Saturday on Twitter. “We...
05:34, 08/26/2019

Leah Remini's Scientology And The Aftermath finale to address assault accusations against Danny Masterson After three season, actress and activist Leah Remini is ending her docuseries, Scientology And The Aftermath. But she’s not going quietly: According to The Hollywood Reporter, the series will turn off its lights after a two-hour special that will feature footage of interviews with two of the women ...
10:00, 08/16/2019

Sanders and Warren Battle Accusations of ‘Fairy Tale’ Promises as Intraparty Rift Flares Moderate underdogs kick off Detroit debates by targeting the top candidates with charges of “wish-list economics” and “impossible promises” on health care....
08:17, 07/31/2019

Comment of the Day: Hell Yeah It's Got a Hemi Edition I love the idea of a Ram pickup powered by a lawnmower engine. And I got a chuckle out of the idea that while this new power plant may be modest in size, its owner could still say “it’s got a Hemi.”...
04:00, 05/14/2019

Comment Of The Day: When Is Diesel Actually A Good Deal Edition It’s easy to get wrapped up in excitement over the fact that half-ton diesel trucks are a thing now. At least, I know myself and David Tracy here are feeling it. But if you’re really thinking about plunking down the cash to buy one, it pays to do some math first....
05:34, 08/21/2019

Comment of the Day: It's Time for Luxury Minivans Edition I was hoping somebody would read about the glorious Buick GL8 premium minivan today and mention that the world needs more luxurious family movers, and hey, somebody did! This is the hashtag van life I can get behind....
04:34, 05/04/2019

Comment of the Day: If a Dodge Journey Dies, Don't Let It Take You Along Edition My dear friends and colleagues Jason Torchinsky and David Tracy made a (misguided) attempt to redeem the Dodge Journey today. The comments to that story are fun, but I found some realtalk too....
04:51, 05/18/2019

Comment Of The Day: One Letter Makes A Difference Edition From the beginning Faraday Future sounded a bit too good to be true. The FFZero1 concept had me salivating at the prospect of a proper electric sports car. The “production” FF91 was ugly but fast and functional. It was very convincing, what with the CES rollout and lots of media coverage. For the la...
07:34, 09/05/2019

Comment Of The Day: Roll For Track Bar Adjustment Edition Earlier today Alanis gave us all a breakdown of how the NASCAR playoffs will operate. Points, championships, races, stages, players; it’s all been broken down into a relatively easy to digest packet of information. Even those of us who don’t regularly follow the series can somewhat figure it out now...
05:34, 09/14/2019

Comment of the Day: High Mileage Hardasses Edition Today’s comment of the day shoutout goes out to everybody who said they weren’t impressed by that Honda Accord with 1,000,000 miles on it, because it was on its third engine. You guys are tough!...
08:17, 05/11/2019

Comment of the Day: It's Hard Not to Drive a Lot When America's This Spread Out In The Morning Shift today, my brilliant coworker Aaron Gordon wrote about a report from the Department of Transportation stating that Americans drove 43 percent more miles in April of 2019 than they did during the same month 25 years prior. Even though vehicles are cleaner now, driving isn’t great ...
02:51, 06/22/2019

Comment Of The Day: When It Pays To Befriend A Car Salesman Edition Today we talked about the potential benefits of being a repeat customer at a car dealership, but a few commenters brought up a good point to add to that....
05:51, 08/03/2019

Lizzo’s VMA moment: ‘Love yourself in a world that doesn’t love you back!’ Last year, the MTV Video Music Awards didn’t quite seem to capture the music that was really happening at the moment. But the 2019 VMAs — held for the first time in New Jersey, at Newark’s Prudential Center — rectified that early on with a performance by one of the It Girls of summer 2019:......
09:00, 08/27/2019

Cardi B tweeted 'Wish I was dead,' then quickly deleted it after a weekend spent defending herself from rape and 'blackfishing' accusations Theo Wargo/Getty Images Fans captured screenshots of Cardi B tweeting "I wish I was dead" on Sunday before the rapper quickly deleted it. Cardi B refuted accusations that she raped men in an Instagram Live stream on Friday, and deleted another tweet Sunday in response to "blackfishing" allegations....
02:34, 07/22/2019

George Conway: Republicans Who Believed Juanita Broaddrick Should Believe E. Jean Carroll’s Assault Accusations Against Trump George Conway, husband of White House Counselor Kellyanne Conway and frequent critic of President Donald Trump, has spoken out about writer E. Jean Carroll’s new sexual assault accusations against the President. In an op-ed for the Washington Post posted Saturday, Conway wrote that CarrollR...
23:34, 06/23/2019

Despite Trump's stance, Bolton amps up accusations of Iran sabotage, desire for nuclear weapons John Bolton accused Iran of seeking nuclear weapons and said the regime was behind the alleged sabotage of four oil tankers off UAE coast.        ...
22:34, 05/29/2019

TikTok opens Indian data centre in wake of accusations of hosting pornographers and sexual predators India has become TikTok's most prized and fastest growing market and one that it cannot afford to lose, hence the announcement that it will set up a local data centre....
10:34, 07/24/2019

Sanders and Warren Battle Accusations of ‘Fairy Tale’ Promises as Center-Left Rift Flares Moderate underdogs kick off Detroit debates by targeting the top candidates with charges of “wish-list economics” and “impossible promises” on health care....
05:51, 07/31/2019

Man City chairman accuses rivals of 'jealousy' amid financial fair play accusations – video Manchester City chairman Khaldoon Mubarak has responded angrily to Javier Tebas after the La Liga president accused the club of distorting the transfer market and of damaging the European game due to with their 'petrol and gas money'.Last week, Tebas claimed City and Paris Saint-Germain are 'playthi...
00:34, 05/27/2019

Activists blast Rio gov comment about slum missile strike A human rights official and community activists are criticizing the governor of Rio de Janeiro state for saying that a missile could be sent to "blow up" drug traffickers in a local slum....
05:51, 06/16/2019

Comment of the Day: If You're Going to Spend Money on Anything, Make It Tires Edition Our dear David Tracy is off on another adventure, kind of, having acquired yet another a $500 Jeep he’ll probably end up driving for years. But the point of this post is to talk priorities....
04:00, 07/13/2019

Trump refuses to comment on reports of death of bin Laden's son President Trump refused to comment on reports of the death of Hamza bin Laden, son of the slain Al Qaeda leader responsible for the 9/11 terrorist attacks, Usama bin Laden....
23:51, 07/31/2019

‘Regrets is not what I do’: Pelosi defends her comment about four House women The House speaker said she was not sorry about comments she made this weekend that Democrats say were dismissive of four liberal freshmen and their border bill vote....
05:17, 07/11/2019

Italian pundit dropped after Lukaku banana comment "A veteran Italian pundit has been told he will not be invited back onto one of the country\u0027s Sunday night round table programmes after suggesting Inter Milan forward Romelu Lukaku could only be stopped by giving him bananas to eat."...
23:51, 09/16/2019

Kyrgios considered for 'major offense' for 'corrupt' comment The ATP is considering whether to punish Nick Kyrgios for a "major offense" after he called the men's tennis tour "corrupt" because it fined him more than $100,000 for his behavior during a match last month....
12:51, 08/29/2019

Pelosi's Trump 'in prison' comment no issue for Dem Rep. Cicilline Rep. David Cicilline, D-R.I., is defending House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., after comments that she wanted to see President Trump in prison rather than impeached....
21:51, 06/09/2019

Hamilton "conflicted" over comment about Wolff as future F1 boss Lewis Hamilton says he now feels "conflicted" over his comments suggesting former team bosses should not run Formula 1, as he now believes Toto Wolff would be an ideal candidate...
08:00, 06/28/2019