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| Equality is my cause: Serena puts legend King in her place

Serena Williams delivered a stinging rebuke to fellow legend Billie Jean King who said she should focus on tennis and stop behaving like a celebrity ...

| Equality is my cause: Serena puts legend King in her place

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| Equality is my cause: Serena puts King in her place Serena Williams delivered a stinging rebuke to fellow tennis legend Billie Jean King who said she should focus on tennis and stop behaving like a celebrity and fighting for equality....
21:34 2019-07-13

Opinion: Serena Williams will never stop equality fight. Billie Jean King would have it no other way Serena Williams told a reporter she would never stop equality fight. Billie Jean King later tweeted her continuing support for Serena and that fight.       ...
02:51 2019-07-14

Serena: My fight for equality ends 'in my grave' Asked whether she should focus on tennis over being a celebrity or fighting for equality, Serena Williams responded, "The day I stop fighting for equality and for people that look like you and me will...
01:00 2019-07-14

Serena Williams responds to criticism about equality fight after Wimbledon loss Serena Williams has not won a Grand Slam tournament since 2016 and after her latest Wimbledon loss to Simona Halep she was asked about her focus on tennis....
17:00 2019-07-15

Amid Suggestions That She ‘Focus on Tennis,’ Serena Williams Says She’ll Fight for Equality to the Grave “The day I stop fighting for equality and for people that look like you and me will be the day I’m in my grave,” said Serena Williams, at a press conference following Saturday’s loss in the Wimbledon ...
16:34 2019-07-14

Billie Jean King keen to talk to Trump about equality Billie Jean King says she would relish the chance to talk about equality with US President Donald Trump as the tennis great threw her support behind US soccer star Megan Rapinoe...
19:34 2019-06-28

F1 Singapore GP puts measures in place for "unhealthy" air concerns Specific measures will be in place at Formula 1's Singapore Grand Prix in response to health advisories from the national government over "unhealthy" air concerns...
00:51 2019-09-17

Rudy Ray Moore biopic Dolemite Is My Name puts a feel-good spin on a foul-mouthed legend For a film where someone says “motherfucker” every few seconds, Dolemite Is My Name is surprisingly wholesome. It’s a biopic about stand-up comedian and blaxploitation leading man Rudy Ray Moore, an A...
04:34 2019-09-27

Serena puts U.S. Open rivals on notice with Sharapova stroll Serena Williams delivered one of her most complete performances since returning to the game after the birth of her daughter to rout a helpless Maria Sharapova in the first round of the U.S. Open on Mo...
09:00 2019-08-27

Huawei Ban Puts S Korea in a Familiar Place: Caught Between US and China The campaign against Huawei, and the broader US-China trade war, have landed export-driven South Korea in a familiar bind, caught between its crucial security ally and biggest trading partner....
17:34 2019-05-29

NBA legend Shaquille O'Neal is the king of endorsements Shaq is famous for his many business deals during and after his career. He recently teamed up with Papa John's on the company's board of directors.       ...
12:34 2019-06-21

Huawei ban puts South Korea in a familiar place: caught between the U.S. and China Less than a week after Huawei Technologies was blacklisted by the United States, more than a hundred South Korean politicians and business leaders toured the Chinese tech giant's headquarters and its ...
07:51 2019-05-29

High School Legend “King” Kelly Coleman Dies at Age 80 HAZARD, Ky- Kentucky’s first Mr. Basketball “King” Kelly Coleman died Sunday at the age of 80 in Hazard, Ky. Coleman was a standout for Wayland High School and is the all-time leadin...
10:17 2019-06-17

Serena Williams puts up troublesome numbers in Wimbledon loss against Simona Halep Serena Williams won just four games in her Wimbledon finals loss to Simona Halep on Saturday and had 26 unforced errors to Halep's three.       ...
02:51 2019-07-14

Viral Chinese app Zao puts your face in place of Leonardo DiCaprio’s in ‘deepfake’ videos Ever dreamed of being Leonardo DiCaprio or Kit Harington? Viral iPhone app Zao, created by Chinese developer Momo, allows users to virtually graft their face onto clips of celebrities. The results are...
00:34 2019-09-04

WWE legend Marty Jannetty’s frightening Facebook rant: ‘Drinking and f–king’ WWE legend Marty Jannetty has claimed he bedded his sex addiction counselor and has been on a 60-day bender in an online “cry for help.” The 59-year-old, who was one of half of the iconic Rockers tag-...
20:34 2019-06-07

Opinion: Gymnastics champ Simone Biles puts critics in their place with goat leotard Simone Biles has won more titles at the world championships than any gymnast, male or female. If an athlete is worthy of the GOAT title, it's Biles.       ...
04:34 2019-08-08

Egypt puts restoration of King Tut's golden coffin on display At team of archaeologists are diligently working on restoring Tutankhamun's sarcophagus, putting their work-in-progress on display in Cairo. It's the first restoration of the coffin since it was disco...
20:51 2019-08-04

Serena Williams ‘in good place’ before semi-final against Barbora Strycova • Seven-times champion two wins away from slam title No 24• Strycova has tactical ability to cause Williams problemsWhen Serena Williams was beaten in the third round at the French Open last month, wh...
23:00 2019-07-10

Fitness key to Serena breaking slam record, says Billie Jean King She's on course to break the all-time grand slam record, but fitness could be the key to Serena Williams achieving that goal, according to tennis Billie Jean King....
11:17 2019-07-02

Serena Williams must 'focus' to break records, says Billie Jean King She's on course to break the all-time grand slam record, but fitness could be the key to Serena Williams achieving that goal, according to tennis great Billie Jean King....
15:17 2019-07-02

Serena must 'focus' to break records, says tennis great Billie Jean King She's on course to break the all-time grand slam record, but fitness could be the key to Serena Williams achieving that goal, according to tennis great Billie Jean King....
15:17 2019-08-04

Tottenham legend Ledley King on Champions League Final bounce back, Harry Kane injury and new stadium lift For Tottenham, the challenge of how to improve on a rollercoaster 2018/19 campaign looms large as the players prepare to commence pre-season preparations....
14:00 2019-07-03

Donald Trump targets John Legend, Chrissy Teigen after Legend appears on MSNBC criminal justice series President Donald Trump called out John Legend and wife, Chrissy Teigen, after Legend spoke on criminal justice with Lester Holt on MSNBC Sunday night.        ...
17:00 2019-09-09

Djimon Hounsou will quietly take Brian Tyree Henry's place in A Quiet Place Part II Back in June there were numerous reports that Atlanta star/perennial joy Brian Tyree Henry was in talks (whispers?) to join the Quiet Place sequel alongside Emily Blunt, Noah Jupe, Milicent Simmons an...
22:34 2019-08-13

'The Lion King' filmmakers couldn't wait to be king of visual effects In an era where audiences have increasingly sophisticated knowledge about how movie magic is made, the personality-rich, photorealistic animal characters in Disney's new "The Lion King" will have movi...
01:34 2019-07-17

'I was crushed': Shawn King surprised to learn from reporter Larry King filed for divorce Shawn King said in an interview that she learned about Larry King filing for divorce from an unexpected source: a journalist.        ...
00:51 2019-09-19

His Martin Luther King Biography Was a Classic. His Latest King Piece Is Causing a Furor. David Garrow found F.B.I. documents alleging King stood by during a rape. But some scholars question whether to trust records created as part of a smear campaign....
11:34 2019-06-04

Lin-Manuel Miranda must choose: Hamilton or The Good Place? in this The Good Place: The Podcast exclusive As we patiently wait for the fourth and final round of shenanigans from our beloved Soul Squad (formerly Team Cockroach), the good people over at The Good Place: The Podcast are using the downtime to ...
00:51 2019-06-22

'Godzilla: King of the Monsters' is king at the box office The latest iteration of the Godzilla franchise took over the top spot from "Aladdin" and roared louder than Elton John at the weekend box office, but it still left a notably smaller footprint on North...
01:34 2019-06-03

Will The Equality Act Actually Do Anything? Let’s Discuss On Friday, the House of Representatives passed the Equality Act—an act that provides sweeping protections for the LBGTQ community and the first of its kind to be passed by any chamber of Congress....
23:00 2019-05-21

The stars of The Kitchen on on-screen equality Tiffany Haddish, Melissa McCarthy and Elisabeth Moss talk all-female casts, box-office hopes and Kool-Aid picklesMelissa McCarthy, Elisabeth Moss and Tiffany Haddish are kicking back in the Warner Bro...
14:34 2019-09-14

Gender equality must be at the core of 'Health for All' On this International Women's Day, we imagine a world where every woman and girl has access to quality and affordable health care, a world in which women and girls can freely exercise their sexual and...
19:34 2019-05-21

Can companies be an ally in the fight for LGBTI equality? As Pride season kicks off, the economic benefit for countries and companies of LGBTI acceptance seems to be more evident than ever. Yet is it only about rainbow money?...
09:51 2019-06-12

Fighting for equality one world record at a time Having played the highest football match in history and broken the record for playing at the lowest point on earth, a group of footballers are now focusing on another world record -- for the largest n...
22:34 2019-06-27

Women strike in Switzerland for fairer pay, more equality GENEVA (AP) — Women across Switzerland are walking off the job and staging demonstrations to demand fairer pay, more equality, and less sexual harassment and violence. It’s the first such protes...
12:00 2019-06-14

China official wants 'equality and mutual respect' from U.S. The U.S. ratcheted up tensions with China last week by putting Huawei Technologies on a blacklist that jeopardizes its supply of American components from semiconductors to the Google software that run...
15:34 2019-05-23

Lewes FC: the football club who are making equality pay Two years ago Lewes decided to pay their women’s team as much as their men’s team. They have not regretted itBy Richard Foster for the Guardian Sport NetworkTwo years ago Lewes FC became the first foo...
17:17 2019-07-16

US Women win 4th World Cup title, eye gender equality The United States won its record fourth Women's World Cup title and second in a row, beating the Netherlands 2-0 when Megan Rapinoe converted a penalty kick in the 61st minute and Rose Lavelle ad...
11:17 2019-07-08

U.S. women's team right to fight for equality, says Duggan "England forward Toni Duggan has said she supports the U.S. women\u0027s soccer team in their battle for equal pay with their male counterparts but does not think that England\u0027s women players sho...
19:51 2019-06-06

Marriage Equality Comes to Taiwan in a Historic First for Asia Tens of thousands of celebrators gathered outside Taiwan’s parliament on May 17, waving rainbow flags as the island’s government became the first in Asia to legalize same-sex marriage. The...
14:34 2019-05-23

Outside the Octagon, Paige VanZant fights for equality Paige VanZant was already a UFC fan favorite, but her second-placed finish on Dancing with the Stars after wowing viewers with her foxtrot and salsa transformed the Oregon native from MMA fighter into...
10:17 2019-10-09

Obama v Doma: how gay Americans marched towards equality From Joe Biden’s unplanned endorsement to a White House lit by the rainbow flag, LGBTQ Americans lived through three extraordinary yearsOn 6 May 2012, Joe Biden went on Meet the Press to endorse marri...
17:17 2019-06-02

Cross-sports push at World Cup for gender pay equality Venus Williams joined retired soccer star Julie Foudy and ice hockey player Hilary Knight on the Eiffel Tower to highlight the push for pay equality for women athletes      &...
01:51 2019-06-16

The French Revolution and Birth of Liberty, Equality and Fraternity The French Revolution is often considered to be one of the most significant events not only in the history of France and Europe, but also in the world. This revolution is known also as the Revolution ...
04:51 2019-10-11

Candidate for top EU job touts gender equality ahead of vote Ursula von der Leyen asks MEPs to back her as first female European commission presidentUrsula von der Leyen has championed gender equality in her appeal to MEPs to back her as the first female presid...
15:34 2019-07-16

Presidential candidates back U.S. team's pay equality demands The U.S. women's national team's call for equal pay is gathering support from a number of presidential candidates and advocates as the World Cup holders keep obliterating the opposition in their pursu...
17:34 2019-06-17

Polish police detain 25 after attacks on equality march Police have detained 25 people in Bialystok, eastern Poland, after attacks on those taking part in the city's first equality march amid accusations that the ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party benefits...
16:51 2019-07-21

Religions for Peace: Women push for gender equality At this year's global religion summit on Lake Constance, female delegates from Africa, Asia and the Middle East made clear women must have a greater say....
14:34 2019-08-23

USWNT World Cup victory is ultimate validation for equality Former USWNT star Kristine Lilly was in Lyon, France for the Women’s World Cup Final, where the United States emerged as back-to-back champions after a 2-0 victory over the Netherlands on Sunday. Lill...
21:17 2019-07-08

Soccer: U.S. women's team right to fight for equality, says Duggan England forward Toni Duggan has said she supports the U.S. women's soccer team in their battle for equal pay with their male counterparts but does not think that England's women players should adopt a...
13:51 2019-06-06

5G sounds great, but we must ensure it won’t ruin internet equality It’s hard to understand the exact impact of 5G connectivity, but we must pay attention to its risk to create an even bigger digital divide. Some experts predict that 5G will offer up to 600x times fas...
02:00 2019-09-29

Without ‘transformative shifts,’ women will wait two centuries for gender equality “I think it's almost a joke that it will take the world so long to create women empowerment, particularly as we know that there’s an economic upside in empowering women in the range of $28 trillion.”...
23:51 2019-05-21

Ousting Netanyahu isn’t enough for Israel’s Palestinians. They want equality | Amjad Iraqi While politicians attempt to form a new government, the wider issues that really matter to Palestinians are being ignoredIn my hometown of Tira, an Arab community in central Israel, word spread on ele...
17:00 2019-09-25

Rosa Parks Honored With a Barbie Doll on Women’s Equality Day Civil rights activist Rosa Parks is being honored with her own Barbie doll. The toy company Mattel unveiled the new doll for Women’s Equality Day on August 26 as part of a range dedicated to cel...
20:34 2019-08-27

'Keep at it': Meghan meets women fighting for equality in South Africa The Duchess of Sussex has praised the brave women who have paved the way on gender and racial equality, calling on young activists to "keep at it and know that you are working for this generation and ...
20:34 2019-09-29

Ginsburg reflects on marriage and the state of women's equality at DC event Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg discussed a myriad of issues including her famously equal marriage, the obstacles facing working women and the justices' shared desire to protect the court on...
19:51 2019-07-03

We’re Doing the Work; Why Aren’t We Seeing the Equity? For Women’s Equality Day, Experts Weigh In Women’s Equality Day remains a bittersweet anniversary for those of us still on the losing end of too many equality battles—including pay equity, workplace bias and even hair discrimination. And as la...
11:34 2019-08-27

Argentine soccer equality fight makes English appreciative Once the messages from home arrived, Argentina midfielder Ruth Bravo truly grasped the scale of the team's achievement at the World Cup       ...
09:00 2019-06-14

Swiss women stage strike for long-delayed equality Women across Switzerland held a strike on Friday to highlight their wealthy nation's poor record on female rights, recreating the passion of the first such walkout 28 years ago....
14:51 2019-06-14

Gender equality, justice in law and practice: Essential for sustainable development Fundamentally linked to human development, gender justice requires ending inequality and redressing existing disparities between women and men, according to a high-level United Nations forum on the si...
15:34 2019-05-21

Cannes Says It’s Making Strides for Equality. Some Women See Backward Steps. The festival is again being called out for its track record in rewarding female filmmakers, and for honoring an actor who admitted to having slapped women....
17:17 2019-05-21

The U.S. women’s soccer team’s battle for equality is transcending sports The World Cup champions' impact could go beyond boosting soccer participation and selling merchandise to helping shape larger cultural and social issues....
06:34 2019-07-10

The U.S. women’s soccer team’s battle for equality is transcending sport The lasting impact of the World Cup champions could go beyond boosting soccer participation and selling merchandise to helping shape larger cultural and social issues....
23:34 2019-07-09

Gender equality, education and the environment at the forefront of new SDG Advocate campaigns Back in May, six innovative public figures joined the battle to push the world towards reaching the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030. Each of the new official SDG Advocates committed thems...
02:34 2019-08-15

Taylor Swift releases song and petition calling for LGBTQ equality Pop singer and songwriter Taylor Swift on Monday released a star-studded music video that scolded social media trolls and urged fans to sign a petition demanding U.S. legal protections for gays, lesbi...
23:17 2019-06-17

Women's World Cup: Alex Morgan’s fight for equality reaches new heights Winning this tournament is about more than acquiring another title for world champion and Olympic gold medalist Alex Morgan. A successful World Cup could accelerate her fight for change in the women's...
14:00 2019-06-10

Andre Lotterer believes expecting Le Mans LMP1 equality is "naive" Rebellion LMP1 driver Andre Lotterer believes it is "naive" to think a weight increase for Toyota will close the gap to non-hybrid privateers at the upcoming Le Mans 24 Hours....
16:51 2019-06-05

Opinion: U.S. women can chase World Cup title, fight for equality at same time The entire women's national team has sued U.S. Soccer for gender discrimination, including claims that some earn 38 percent of what men earn.       ...
20:17 2019-06-09

Joe Biden Insists He Is a Champion of Equality Right Before Calling a Woman Moderator 'Sweetheart' At a Friday night forum focusing on issues facing the LGBTQ community, Joe Biden did everything short of claiming he was at Stonewall before demonstrating how down for equality he is by reportedly cal...
22:00 2019-09-22

A Black Trans Woman Interrupted CNN's Equality Town Hall But It Was Not a Protest I do not want to die. I do not want my son to die. Or my daughter. Or my nieces or nephews. Or anyone. In fact, I’m going to go out on a limb and admit that I am staunchly anti-murder....
01:51 2019-10-12

U.S. women’s soccer team is using World Cup stage to shine spotlight on equality A media appearance highlighted the team's missions of defending their world championship, growing the game's audience and discussing issue of fairness....
04:51 2019-05-25

UK equality watchdog opens antisemitism probe into opposition Labour party Britain's equality watchdog said on Tuesday it was launching a formal investigation to determine whether Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Party has discriminated against, harassed or victimized people because t...
14:17 2019-05-28

Taylor Swift Used Her 2019 VMAs Speech to Advocate for the Equality Act. Here’s What the Bill Would Do After opening the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards with a performance of her song “You Need to Calm Down,” Taylor Swift used her Video of the Year acceptance speech to call out the Trump admini...
10:34 2019-08-28

The struggle for equality is real. The ‘woke police’ are a myth | Afua Hirsch How ironic that the rightwing culture warriors claim to support free speech. They seem to want minorities to shut up and stop complainingThere’s a lot of talk these days about new political tribes, so...
17:34 2019-09-26

Presidential candidates back U.S. women's soccer team's pay-equality demands The U.S. women's national team's call for equal pay is gathering support from a number of presidential candidates and advocates as the World Cup holders keep obliterating the opposition in their pursu...
18:17 2019-06-18

Despite progress, companies face gender equality ‘backlash’: UN business body Although the drive to reach gender equality has picked up speed, and diversity initiatives have been put into place in companies and organizations, a significant level of resistance and backlash remai...
23:51 2019-05-21

Easing fears and promoting gender equality in Chad’s girls-only classrooms A teacher holds up a drawing of an adolescent girl who has just been caught unawares by her first menstruation cycle, while at school. She’s addressing neat rows of young women sitting in class, in th...
15:51 2019-05-21

It's good to be king: Disney's 'The Lion King' remake rakes in a record-setting $185M 'The Lion King' remake is a huge hit, setting a July record. But Disney has more to celebrate: 'Avengers: Endgame' is officially bigger than 'Avatar.'    ...
22:17 2019-07-21

Beto O'Rourke's plan for LGBTQ equality aims to overturn Trump policies Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke released a proposal Wednesday morning to achieve equality for LGBTQ Americans and reinstate protections abandoned by President Donald Trump....
17:17 2019-06-12

Alan Turing on the £50 note is a triumph for British science – and for equality | Emily Grossman I sat on the committee that helped select the scientist. Honouring him sends a message that the UK respects all peopleOver Christmas, I had the unusual delight of reading short biographies of 989 dead...
17:34 2019-07-16

Taylor Swift celebrates Pride, talks equality in Wango Tango performance Taylor Swift was taking the kickoff of Pride Month pretty seriously — and the title of the Rolling Stones’ “She’s a Rainbow” pretty literally — during the climax to Saturday night’s annual iHeartRadio...
01:34 2019-06-03

Top UN sustainable development forum closes with galvanized effort toward ‘empowerment, inclusiveness and equality’ In closing the High-level Segment of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) on Friday, President Inga Rhonda King assured participants that the session had contributed significantly to advancing the...
01:34 2019-07-20

Inclusion, empowerment and equality, must be ‘at the heart of our efforts’ to ensure sustainable development, says UN chief The world’s people are demanding “transformative change that is fair and sustainable,” Secretary-General António Guterres said on Tuesday, calling on government leaders to use the upcoming slate of ke...
00:34 2019-07-17

Millions celebrate LGBTQ pride in New York amid global fight for equality Millions lined the streets of New York on Sunday to wave rainbow flags, celebrate the movement toward LGBTQ equality and renew calls for action in what organizers billed as the largest gay pride celeb...
00:51 2019-07-01

Kellyanne Conway criticizes Taylor Swift's petition to pass the Equality Act Taylor Swift called out the Trump administration at the VMAs to pass the Equality Act. Then Trump aide Kellyanne Conway criticized Swift on Fox News.        ...
15:34 2019-08-29

Taylor Swift Urges GOP Senator to Support LGBTQ Equality Act: ‘Think About the Lives You Could Change’ Taylor Swift is imploring Republican Sen. Lamar Alexander of Tennessee to defend LGBTQ rights by supporting the Equality Act. The legislation, which prevents discrimination based on sexual orientation...
23:51 2019-06-01

Taylor Swift Gets Political As She "Personally Rejects" President Trump's Stance on Equality Act Taylor Swift is kicking off 2019 Pride Month with a very political message. The 29-year-old singer took to Instagram on Saturday and posted a photo of a letter that she wrote to Sen.......
00:51 2019-06-02

Varsity esports? This all-girls school in Ohio is tackling gender equality through gaming Hathaway Brown private school near Cleveland became the first U.S. all-girls school to launch a varsity esports program during last year.       ...
15:01 2019-07-23

Rapinoe hails Sterling, Koulibaly and Sahar Khodayari as she calls for equality in football "Megan Rapinoe, crowned The Best women\u0027s player in the FIFA award ceremony on Monday, hailed the activists that have inspired her, including Raheem Sterling, Kalidou Koulibaly and Sahar Khodayari...
11:00 2019-09-24

Millions celebrate LGBTQ pride in New York amid global fight for equality: organizers Millions lined the streets of New York on Sunday to wave rainbow flags, celebrate the movement toward LGBTQ equality and renew calls for action in what organizers billed as the largest gay pride celeb...
20:34 2019-07-01

Promoting gender equality a ‘crucial contribution’ in effort to restore, protect our planet’s oceans Women are engaged in all aspects of interaction with our ocean, yet their voices are often missing at the decision-making level, the head of the United Nations cultural agency said on World Oceans Day...
17:51 2019-06-08

Taylor Swift slams Trump on LGBT stance, presses Senate to advance Equality Act Taylor Swift marked the beginning of Pride month with a late-night social media post calling for passage of the Equality Act        ...
09:34 2019-06-02

Peace icon Mahatma Gandhi’s message of ‘mutual understanding, equality’ reverberates on Day of Non-Violence On Wednesday, the global community marks the International Day of Non-Violence, which this year coincided with the 150th anniversary of the birth of the global peace icon who led India to independence...
07:34 2019-10-02

Asia-Pacific ‘regional parliament’ underway to advance equality, empowerment, for more than four billion citizens The top United Nations body in the Asia-Pacific region opened its annual session this week, calling for greater empowerment of disadvantaged and marginalized groups if the region is to achieve the amb...
17:34 2019-05-29

'Emulate his example’ urges UN chief as world celebrates Nelson Mandela: a ‘global advocate for dignity and equality’  Nelson Mandela was an “extraordinary global advocate for dignity and equality” who anyone in public service should seek to emulate, Secretary-General António Guterres said marking the International Da...
03:00 2019-07-18

Grenfell fire chief Dany Cotton: I was sent death threats after gender equality bid to rename Fireman Sam London's first female fire chief Dany Cotton says some men still feel threatened by women in power and that when she joined up several officers refused to work with her....
12:51 2019-07-02

'Emulate his example' urges UN chief as world celebrates Nelson Mandela: a ‘global advocate for dignity and equality’  Nelson Mandela was an “extraordinary global advocate for dignity and equality” who anyone in public service should seek to emulate, Secretary-General António Guterres said in his message marking the I...
23:51 2019-08-03

Teen Choice Awards winners 2019: Taylor Swift urges fans to take a stand for gender equality ​​Taylor Swift asked her fans to get behind US football player Alex Morgan's campaign for gender equality in a passionate speech as she received the inaugural Icon Award at the 2019 Teen Choice Awards...
13:00 2019-08-12

Inclusion, equality a must for ‘long-lasting peace and sustainable development’, UN official tells high-level event in Baku Exclusion and deep inequality will forever thwart “long-lasting peace and sustainable development”, a high-level official from the United Nations cultural agency said on Thursday at the 5th World Foru...
15:51 2019-05-21

London schoolgirl, 11, praised for equality speech telling peers to 'own it, be you' An 11-year-old London schoolgirl has been praised after giving a rousing speech denouncing prejudice and urging others not to be "afraid to be amazing"....
12:34 2019-07-13

Beto O'Rourke rolls out women's equality plan with workplace protections for pregnant women and parents Beto O'Rourke unveiled Wednesday a plan aimed at guaranteeing women's equality in the workplace, featuring proposals that would mandate equal pay, require accommodations for pregnant women and reduce ...
00:17 2019-10-10

Sally Ride Barbie and Rosa Parks Barbie dolls debut on Women's Equality Day Barbie dolls of Civil Rights activist Rosa Parks and Sally Ride, the first American female astronaut, are now for sale at Barbie.com for $30.99.       ...
09:34 2019-08-28

The next Legend of Zelda is in development Nintendo closed out this year's Nintendo Direct as E3 with quite the surprise sneak peek: an early look at the next Legend of Zelda game. While plot details and game play are of course, under wra...
19:17 2019-06-11

Woodstock: A legend despite chaos After 50 years, the legendary festival is still considered a milestone of the 1960s peace movement. But it wasn't all flowers and love. DW looks at some of Woodstock's downfalls, both in 1969 and at r...
05:34 2019-08-14

NFL, Miami legend Buoniconti dies at 78 Nick Buoniconti, a Pro Football Hall of Fame linebacker and part of the undefeated 1972 Miami Dolphins, died Tuesday night, his family announced. He was 78....
21:51 2019-07-31

Where are they now? Hicham El Guerrouj’s legend lives on "One of the greatest middle-distance runners of all time, El Guerrouj still holds the world record in the 1500m. Today, he organizes a popular race in Morocco."...
15:17 2019-07-18

NYPD legend who got ‘Son of Sam’ confession dead at 99 Retired NYPD Chief of Detectives John Keenan, who stormed Normandy, fought in the Battle of the Bulge and secured a confession from the notorious Son of Sam serial killer has died, police officials an...
21:51 2019-09-20

What's Your Favorite Automotive Urban Legend? In 1958, a small company in Haifa, Israel called Autocars, Co. introduced the Susita, a small, boxy microcar with a Reliant-sourced motor. To keep manufacturing costs low in a developing nation only t...
21:17 2019-08-03

XFL legend ‘He Hate Me’ missing for nearly a week A former NFL running back best known for his XFL nickname has been missing for nearly a week, South Carolina authorities said Tuesday. Rod Smart, better known as “He Hate Me” from the XFL’s lone...
20:51 2019-06-18

Red Sox legend Ortiz stable after shooting in DR Former Red Sox slugger and Dominican star David Ortiz is expected to make a full recovery after being shot at a club in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, his father told local reporters....
07:17 2019-06-10

Would LeBron James Be An eSports Legend? It is indeed one of the slowest sports weeks of the year, one in which basketbloggers no longer have Summer League to drool over, NFL access merchants try to get you jacked up for nascent training cam...
17:51 2019-07-18

Legend of Mariano Rivera goes way beyond the numbers The 652 saves, most in MLB history, tell only part of the story. The legacy of Mariano Rivera lives on not only in that number, but in the Yankees bullpen with the way Rivera went about his work. Just...
05:17 2019-07-19

Theater legend Hal Prince leaves behind at least $5.2 million Harold “Hal” Prince, the famed American theater producer and director who passed away July 31, left behind at least $5.2 million to a trust, according to his newly revealed will. Prince’s will l...
00:00 2019-08-23

Cliff Branch, Raiders legend, dead at 71 Cliff Branch, one of the Raiders’ career-leading receivers who won three Super Bowls, has died. He was 71. Police in Bullhead City, Arizona, say Branch was found dead in a hotel room Saturday. T...
17:17 2019-08-04

Sapp: DT McCoy 'not even close' to a Bucs legend Hall of Famer Warren Sapp disagrees with former Bucs defensive tackle Gerald McCoy's recent comments that Tampa Bay erred by giving away his jersey number to Ndamukong Suh....
03:00 2019-08-15

New Cars That Need to Die (and Driving a '90s JDM Rally Cheating Legend) Automotive technology changes, design moves forward, performance capabilities climb. But for some reason there are cars that seem to not even get a hint of that innovation. Cars like the Mitsubishi Mi...
02:34 2019-06-22

MMA legend Anderson Silva becomes US citizen: 'this is my country now' Brazilian mixed martial arts legend Anderson “Spider” Silva was sworn in as a United States citizen Tuesday, proudly saying afterward: “This is my country now.”...
20:17 2019-07-24

UFC legend BJ Penn gets knocked out in wild bar fight UFC Hall of Famer BJ Penn is back in action – on the streets of Hawaii. Videos obtained by TMZ Sports show Penn, 40, throwing a flurry of left hands while atop an unidentified man on Tuesday at the La...
22:34 2019-08-29

When practical effects ruled the world: VFX legend gets his due in new doc The trailer for Phil Tippett—Mad Dreams and Monsters No matter what the Criterion collector in your life says, DVDs have been slowly fading away from our lives these last few years. Losing films as ...
15:51 2019-10-12

Formula One legend Niki Lauda dies at 70 Niki Lauda, a three-time Formula One champion driver and one of the most popular personalities in racing, died late Monday, eight months after a lung transplant. He was 70....
14:51 2019-05-21

| US athletics legend Lewis lashes Trump Olympic athletics legend Carl Lewis, attending the Pan American Games at the invitation of Lima organisers, took the opportunity to slam US President Donald Trump....
08:17 2019-08-06

I Would Like You All To Be Aware Of F1 Not-Legend Harald Ertl's Mustache One thing that’s very difficult to discern among the drivers filling up the entry lists of Formula 1 races is that it’s hard to tell what, or who, is a “pay driver.” That is, who is only where they ar...
21:17 2019-09-21

Auto Industry Legend Lee Iacocca Dead at 94 Lee Iacocca, one of the true legends of the auto industry died at 7:30 this morning at his home in the Bel Air neighborhood of Los Angeles, California. Iacocca was known for many things, but is probab...
05:17 2019-07-03

Auto industry legend Lee Iacocca dies at 94 Father of the Mustang, midwife to the minivan, rescuer of Chrysler Corp., Lee Iacocca changed the course of automotive history.       ...
05:51 2019-07-03

Raiders receiving legend Branch dies at 71 Cliff Branch, a three-time All-Pro wide receiver who won three Super Bowls during his 14-year NFL career, all with the Oakland Raiders, has died, the team confirmed late Saturday....
19:51 2019-08-04

Nighttime podcast recap: The legend of ‘Glove Guy’ When host Jordan Bonaparte first heard of Halifax's "Glove Guy," he immediately dismissed it as untrue or an exaggeration. His initial conclusion couldn't have been more wrong....
02:17 2019-06-01

| Amakhosi legend: 'Most of the players at Chiefs are average' Kaizer Chiefs legend Frank Makua has blasted the current crop of players at Amakhosi, saying most of them are just "average" and don't deserve to put on the jersey....
13:34 2019-09-23

All Daniel Jones has to do is win over a city and replace a legend They didn’t want him, not with the sixth pick of the NFL draft. They booed, and booed loudly. They wanted Dwayne Haskins. But Daniel Jones wanted them. He wanted Giants fans and he wanted New York. He...
21:17 2019-07-19

A New Legend Begins in the First Trailer for Netflix's The Witcher We’ve had teases. We’ve had butt shots. But now, it’s finally time for us to properly introduce ourselves to Henry Cavill’s take on Geralt of Rivia, best known to fans of the CD Projekt Red RPG series...
01:17 2019-07-20

Santigold on living the legend of Afropunk: ‘I feel like an OG’ Santigold is back in Brooklyn to perform with her people — and her fellow punk rockers. The 14th annual Afropunk festival closes out the summer at Fort Greene’s Commodore Barry Park this weekend, with...
05:34 2019-08-23

On This Day: African legend Dick Tiger is born Paul Wheeler celebrates the career of Dick Tiger – a middleweight powerhouse who matured into a light-heavyweight champion The post On This Day: African legend Dick Tiger is born appeared first on Box...
01:34 2019-08-15

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 touchin...
18:00 2019-09-05

Let's Remember Some Guys Goes West: The Legend Of Barney Pelty It is not an accident that Let’s Remember Some Guys, as it exists in its current form, is built around trading cards. The iterations of this broader project that have existed in the past were necessar...
11:00 2019-08-08

Magic and Mayhem of Japanese Legend: Don’t Try To Out-Trick A Tengu! The Tengu were not only protectors of the mountains and the Buddhist faith, they were also known to be mischievous tricksters who, much like their Kitsune cousins, were capable of using magic such as ...
04:00 2019-07-16

A Wishlist For The Legend of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild Sequel How do you improve the seeming perfection of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild? Breath of the Wild took everything that was great about the Zelda series and made it grander and more epic....
03:01 2019-06-23

For opera legend Placido Domingo, the show goes on in Europe Even as his U.S. career winds seemingly down amid accusations of sexual harassment, opera legend Placido Domingo remains on the bills of top opera houses in Europe...
16:51 2019-10-12

Otto Wallin could be a legend ... if he beats Tyson Fury Otto Wallin will have a tough time trying to take the heavyweight lineal championship away from Tyson Fury on Saturday. But he has the desire and the inspiration to pull off the upset....
18:34 2019-09-11

Computer Science Legend Alan Turing to Appear on New £50 Note in UK The Bank of England has announced that legendary British mathematician and computer scientist Alan Turing will appear on the new £50 note in the UK. Turing was chosen from thousands of names that were...
18:00 2019-07-15

The Maasai Legend Behind Ancient Hominin Footprints in Tanzania In 1976 paleoanthropologist Mary Leakey and other scientists reported that they’d found ancient hominin footprints at a site in Laetoli, northeastern Tanzania.  ...
22:34 2019-07-01

Formula 1 racing legend Niki Lauda dead at 70 Formula 1 racing legend Niki Lauda — who once made a miraculous recovery from a horrific crash that left him badly burned — died Monday at the age of 70, his family said. “With deep sadness, we announ...
14:51 2019-05-21

UA football legend Tedy Bruschi recovering from second stroke TUCSON – The University of Arizona football legend Tedy Bruschi is currently recovering in the hospital after he suffered a stroke Thursday afternoon. Back in 2005, the UA alum experienced a mil...
05:00 2019-07-06

Iron Your Own Legend of Zelda Sprites With This $9 Perler Bead Kit Remember Perler beads? Those colored plastic beads you arranged on a pegboard to form a pattern, and then ironed to create...I guess you’d call them toys?...
21:17 2019-10-09

Cardinals legend Bob Gibson battling pancreatic cancer ST. LOUIS — St. Louis Cardinals great Bob Gibson is fighting pancreatic cancer. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch said the 83-year-old Hall of Famer was diagnosed with the cancer several weeks ago and revea...
18:17 2019-07-14

How Marvel legend Stan Lee found his superpower for storytelling Unlike the characters he co-created for Marvel Comics, Stan Lee’s origin story doesn’t involve gamma radiation or radioactive spiders. Instead, it involves a poor family, a stack of pulpy books, a Bro...
22:51 2019-08-03

Boxing Legend Pernell 'Sweet Pea' Whitaker Dead at 55 Pernell “Sweet Pea” Whitaker, the former world champion boxer who embarrassed opponents with his elusive defense and crisp counterpunches, has died at the age of 55....
20:17 2019-07-15

WWE legend’s divorce revenge tour features many hot tubs This is what happens to you when you take the ashes of a man’s dog — at least if you’re Rob Van Dam’s ex-wife. The 48-year-old professional wrestler, who was a fan favorite and held the WWE Championsh...
00:00 2019-09-28

Niki Lauda, Formula One Legend: A Story Of Fire And Ice On fire in a burning cockpit: Formula One legend Niki Lauda, who died at the age of 70, will forever be known for his 1976 accident. But even the horrific crash could not shake the 1975 world......
17:00 2019-05-21

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...
21:00 2019-09-05

Surprise Yankees legend is the perfect DJ LeMahieu comparison Paul O’Neill had accomplishments in his eight seasons in Cincinnati. He made an All-Star team, received MVP votes and hit in the middle of the lineup for the 1990 champion Reds. Yet, he had declining ...
01:51 2019-07-04

Formula 1 legend Niki Lauda dies aged 70 Three-time F1 world champion and non-executive chairman of Mercedes F1 “passed away peacefully”, his family said Tributes have been paid to three-time Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda, who has d...
15:17 2019-05-21

Athletic Bilbao legend Aduriz to retire at end of the season "Athletic Bilbao striker Aritz Aduriz has confirmed that he will retire at the end of the season, bringing an end to his 21-year career in professional football."...
14:00 2019-08-09

Lil Nas X calls Guy Fieri a "legend," teasing the bomb-dot-com collaboration that could be “Flavor Town road remix” are four words we did not know we needed in our lives, but Guy Fieri—who is good, actually—just served them up like a plate of piping hot sliders. Last night, the Diners, Driv...
21:17 2019-06-07

Mom of WWE legend Chyna threatens to sue ‘Autopsy’ show on her death The mother of WWE Hall of Famer Chyna is trying to stop the television network REELZ from airing an upcoming episode of their new docuseries, “Autopsy: The Last Hours Of…” — wh...
15:00 2019-08-14

La Llorona: An In-depth Investigation into the Reality of the Mexican Legend Of all the Latin American folktales and legends, none are more prolific and well-known as that of La Llorona. Long before its latest movie incarnation, “The Curse of La Llorona” ...
03:51 2019-05-25

Meryl Streep: All the best photos from the Oscar legend's career Meryl Streep has been nominated for more Academy Awards – 21! – than anyone else in history. A look back at her remarkable acting career thus far.        ...
06:34 2019-09-24

10 Minutes Of The Legend Of Zelda: Link's Awakening On Switch The Switch remake of 1993's The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening is here at E3, and we’ve capped as much footage of it as we can to show you. It’s beautiful, largely faithful to the source materi...
23:34 2019-06-11

UFC legend BJ Penn got knocked out by some random, half-naked guy Professional fighters are only human, and as such, they sometimes get into altercations with random people. Most of the time, these confrontations end badly for the challenger, since tangling with an ...
06:00 2019-08-30

MMA legend Randy Couture weighs in on Bieber vs. Cruise UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture stopped by the USA TODAY studios to give his opinion on a potential fight between Tom Cruise and Justin Bieber. He also speaks about his acting career and his role with...
19:34 2019-07-10

Giants call up Mike Yastrzemski, grandson of Red Sox legend The San Francisco Giants called up outfielder Mike Yastrzemski, grandson of Hall of Famer Carl Yastrzemski, before Saturday’s game against the Arizona Diamondbacks. The 28-year-old will make his major...
02:00 2019-05-26

R.I.P. Sid Haig, genre legend and star of The Devil's Rejects Sid Haig, the journeyman genre actor who found latter-day fame as murderous clown Captain Spaulding in the films of Rob Zombie, has died. His wife, Susan L. Oberg, confirmed the news via Instagram, sa...
16:34 2019-09-23

First trailer for Dolemite Is My Name pays tribute to a blaxploitation legend Eddie Murphy stars as controversial comedian Rudy Ray Moore in Dolemite Is My Name, coming to Netflix this fall. Eddie Murphy is all pimped out and ready to rid his community of evildoers in the fir...
02:34 2019-08-13

Shane Lowry can go from forgotten to legend at British Open PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — The locals, loud and proud, have been anticipating some Irish magic in this 148th British Open held at Royal Portrush for the first time in 68 years. They’ve been willing ...
03:17 2019-07-21

The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening launches September 20 The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening is due out on Nintendo Switch in September, and you can watch the latest trailer for the adventure right here.Read More...
01:00 2019-06-12

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.        ...
13:34 2019-08-14

John Legend on abortion law boycotts: ‘Money talks’ When it comes to Hollywood boycotting states including Georgia, Alabama and Missouri, passing restrictive abortion laws, singer John Legend said that “money talks.”...
18:01 2019-06-11

Will Smith reteams with 'Legend, Robot' writer for 'Brilliance' Will Smith will star in a film adaptation of Markus Sakey's novel "Brilliance." "I Am Legend" and "I, Robot" writer/"Legend," "Hancock" producer Akiva Goldsman is also attached....
00:34 2019-09-07

Apple Puts the AR in 'Art' (and in 'Transparent Sky-Being') The company’s newly launched augmented-reality walks may only be available in five cities, but [AR]T Walk creates wildly ambitious deployments of public art....
18:34 2019-08-16

Trump honors NBA legend Jerry West with Medal of Freedom President Trump on Thursday awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Los Angeles Lakers legend Jerry West during a ceremony in the Oval Office. The president, in his welcoming remarks, touted his ...
03:00 2019-09-06

Peugeot e-Legend: how the popular concept will influence the maker's future Attractive lines are based on 1969 504 Coupé Peugeot's retro-inspired EV is more myth than legend. But we've been finding out which parts will make production Philippe-Emmanuel Jean – Peugeot’s bra...
03:34 2019-07-08

Knives made of frozen feces don’t make the cut, disproving well-known legend Enlarge / An example of a "hand-shaped" knife blade made out of frozen human feces by anthropologists at Kent State University. (credit: M. Eren et al./J. Arch. Sci.) Famed anthropologist Wade Davis...
04:51 2019-09-17

Brett Gardner looks like Yankees legend in rout of Blue Jays TORONTO — Mickey, Willie and … The Brett! For one day, Brett Gardner took over for Duke Snider in the lyrical trilogy of outstanding New York center fielders. Gardner, of course, isn’t joining Snider ...
04:00 2019-09-15

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 th...
14:34 2019-08-13

Brazilian footie legend Romario, 53, ‘in relationship’ with 22-year-old student IT APPEARS to have been confirmed that Brazilian football icon Romario is in a relationship with a stunning 22-year-old after she posted a message online....
06:17 2019-07-09

Welsh rugby legend Gareth Thomas reveals HIV diagnosis Ex-British Lions captain believed to be first UK sportsman to go public about living with virusWelsh rugby star Gareth Thomas has revealed that he is HIV positive.Mr Thomas, who came out as gay in 200...
02:00 2019-09-15

Police arrest man they say ordered shooting of Red Sox legend David Ortiz Former baseball player still recovering in hospitalOrtiz shot in what police say was case of mistaken identityPolice say actual target was cousin of alleged member of cartelAuthorities in the Dominica...
22:34 2019-06-28

Milwaukee man charged with vandalizing the statue of pro wrestling legend Da Crusher A Milwaukee area man has been charged with causing $1,200 in damage to the statue of pro wrestling legend Reggie "Da Crusher" Lisowski.       ...
14:51 2019-09-18

Hollywood legend Olivia de Havilland's Dior outfits up for auction A collection of 27 outfits worn by Hollywood legend Olivia de Havilland is going up for auction next month, some of which she wore on screen during her acting career more than 50 years ago....
09:00 2019-08-27

Pro wrestling legend and WWE Hall of Famer Harley Race dead at 76 The “greatest wrestler on God’s green earth” has gone to the squared circle in the sky. WWE Hall of Famer Harley Race passed away on Thursday following a battle with lung cancer. The...
06:34 2019-08-02

Boxing legend Pernell ‘Sweet Pea’ Whitaker fatally struck by car Boxing legend Pernell “Sweet Pea” Whitaker died after being hit by a car in Virginia, according to police. The Hall of Famer, who won world titles in four weight divisions, was hit in Virg...
17:51 2019-07-15

Cardinals pitching legend Bob Gibson diagnosed with pancreatic cancer Hall of Fame pitcher Bob Gibson, who won the Cy Young and National League MVP awards with the St. Louis Cardinals in 1968, announced he has been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer....
06:51 2019-07-15

How Moussa Sissoko went from crushing blow to the brink of becoming a Tottenham legend When Heung-min Son won a clean sweep of Tottenham's player-of-the-season awards, topping three separate supporter polls, many at the club were surprised, believing midfielder Moussa Sissoko had clearl...
14:51 2019-05-30

Adam Gase’s legend grows with smelling salts huff Football is back and no one is more ready for it than Jets first-year head coach Adam Gase. If you didn’t see the excitement — or mania — in his wide eyes during his introductory press conference back...
19:34 2019-08-09

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend, more celebs who have broken up and gotten back together Some celebrity relationships have had their challenges along the way. Here are star couples that split but found their way back to each other.        ...
22:00 2019-08-11

Blake Shelton and John Legend Are Enemies Until After The Voice Finale There are just two remaining coaches with artists left on season 16 of The Voice. On one side, Blake Shelton has three of his country stars and six wins under his belt. On the other,......
05:51 2019-05-22

NBA legend Dwyane Wade speaks at Stoneman Douglas graduation Former Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade was the surprise guest speaker at Sunday's graduation ceremony for the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School class of 2019 at the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Fla....
23:17 2019-06-02

The legend of The Martian, the Yankees' $5 million 16-year-old international coup He was born in 2003, but Jasson Dominguez already has an out-of-this-world nickname, a game drawing comparisons to that of Mike Trout -- and a long line of MLB scouts and executives willing to bet tha...
17:34 2019-07-01

Farewell To A Legend: Milo Ramone, The Conductor Of The Ramones, Has Passed Away At 83 Get the tissues ready, because the music world just lost an unforgettable icon: Milo Ramone, the conductor of the Ramones, has passed away at 83....
22:34 2019-05-23

Trump honors Celtics legend Bob Cousy at White House President Trump awarded Boston Celtics legend and native New Yorker Bob Cousy the Presidential Medal of Freedom Thursday afternoon at the White House — the nation’s highest civilian honor. The command...
02:00 2019-08-23

Only Doug Marrone Could Stunt The Growing Legend Of Gardner Minshew Today’s game between the Texans and Jaguars was not entertaining, and Jaguars starting quarterback and character from a country song Gardner Minshew wasn’t all that great for most of the game. But in ...
03:00 2019-09-16

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 inapp...
03:00 2019-09-06

Already a legend, Elena Delle Donne displayed legendary toughness Elena Delle Donne was already a two-time MVP and perennial All-Star. Her performance through pain in the 2019 WNBA Finals turned her into something greater....
21:17 2019-10-11

NBA legend Jerry West honored with Presidential Medal of Freedom President Trump awarded basketball legend Jerry West the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor, on Thursday, continuing a run by Trump of recognizing American sports great...
07:00 2019-09-07

Trump to honor Celtics legend Bob Cousy at White House Boston Celtics legend Bob Cousy will be awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom — the nation’s highest civilian honor — Thursday afternoon at the White House. President Trump will ...
19:34 2019-08-22

Brooks Koepka looking to join a legend in exclusive US Open club If Willie Anderson ever had the chance to meet Brooks Koepka, they’d probably get along quite well. They sound as if they’re a lot alike. Anderson, a Scottish immigrant, became a four-time U.S. Open c...
17:00 2019-06-09

With little fanfare, Fleetwood puts himself in the frame Two years ago, at Royal Birkdale, Tommy Fleetwood was the talk of the town -- the in-form, local hero primed to make a push for his first major championship win....
19:34 2019-07-19

| Pregnancy puts Ashton's RWC in doubt Chris Ashton has all but ended his hopes of playing at this year's Rugby World Cup in Japan by withdrawing from England's training squad due to his wife's pregnancy....
20:17 2019-06-23

OECD puts price tag on obesity October 11 is World Obesity Day, and there's no reason to celebrate as societies are fighting an uphill battle against the steady rise of overweight-related problems. OECD researchers have looked at t...
15:17 2019-10-11

New York Yankees legend Mariano Rivera reveals why he supports Israel Hall of Fame pitcher Mariano Rivera revealed in an interview Tuesday he’s a big supporter of Israel and explained how his faith helped him develop a deep connection to the country....
01:00 2019-07-13

F1 design legend Newey gets lead role in Veloce Extreme E team Formula 1 design legend Adrian Newey and Formula E champion Jean-Eric Vergne will be part of the management of Veloce Racing's entry in the new Extreme E championship...
14:17 2019-09-19

NBA legend Bob Cousy gets Medal of Freedom, and offers an assist to President Trump By making Bob Cousy just the fourth former NBA player to get the Presidential Medal of Freedom, President Trump also made clear he is a big fan of the Boston Celtics legend....
14:34 2019-08-23

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 profes...
08:00 2019-08-13

Tattooed Larry Bird mural in Indiana has NBA legend crying foul Basketball Hall of Famer Larry Bird is a legend in the state of Indiana and a mural painted on the side of a multi-family residence has the three-time NBA champion crying foul....
08:34 2019-08-23

Hardcore legend Tommy Dreamer contemplated murder-suicide at WrestleMania Wrestling legend Tommy Dreamer had an incredibly dark past, but he was saved by one phone call. Dreamer recently opened up about a troubling period in his life on his “House of Hardcore” p...
20:51 2019-06-27

Yankees legend Mariano Rivera receives Presidential Medal of Freedom Make that five World Series rings — and one Presidential Medal of Freedom. Legendary Yankees closer Mariano Rivera was awarded the nation’s highest civilian honor by President Trump during a Monday ce...
22:51 2019-09-16

Apex Legend developers are making a Medal of Honor VR game for Oculus Can VR games possibly recreate the slick thrills of traditional flatscreen first-person shooter (FPS) gaming? Developers are certainly trying – with studio Respawn working on a VR game entry in...
00:00 2019-09-26

The motorsport legend who runs an MOT centre: Autocar meets Ronnie Grant Grant has run Clapham North MOT under the London railway arches since 1960 Ronnie Grant started racing aged 41 but soon made up for lost time, with John Barnard and Patrick Head as his tech crew and...
15:34 2019-06-16

NASA legend Gene Kranz revisits iconic astronaut missions HOUSTON — Gone is the haze of cigarette, cigar and pipe smoke. Gone are the coffee, soda and pizza stains. With only a few exceptions, NASA’s Apollo-era Mission Control has been restored to the ...
21:00 2019-07-04

Warriors legend Rick Barry baffled by Kevin Durant’s departure Rick Barry would like an explanation. Not because the Warriors legend is mad at Kevin Durant for leaving Golden State for the Brooklyn Nets, but because he’s confused as to why Durant would want...
20:34 2019-07-03

Descendent of Arab musical legend brings nostalgia to Lebanese festival Lebanon's traditional summer festivals harked back to the Arab world's musical past this year, highlighted by a performance by the great-granddaughter of the legendary 1930s diva Asmahan in a......
19:51 2019-07-19

How the Mid-Engine Chevrolet Corvette Became the Automotive Industry's Biggest Urban Legend A true, production mid-engine Chevrolet Corvette has been perpetually imminent, for decades and across generations. Until last night, it was always something that was said to be on its way but never s...
19:51 2019-07-19

Dungeons & Deceptions: The First D&D Players Push Back On The Legend Of Gary Gygax Everybody calls Rob Kuntz last, he says. Those who want to know about the history of Dungeons & Dragons start with co-creator Gary Gygax’s kids, one of Gygax’s biographers, or D&D publisher Wi...
21:00 2019-08-26

German tennis legend Boris Becker auction exceeds expectations An auction to settle part of Boris Becker's bankruptcy has raised more than a million British pounds. Trustees auctioning the items said they capitalized on the tennis season, especially Wimbledon....
05:17 2019-07-12

John Legend opposes Felicity Huffman's sentence: 'We don't need to lock people up for' this "And no one in our nation will benefit from the 14 days an actress will serve for cheating in college admissions," wrote John Legend, referring to Felicity Huffman.       ...
07:51 2019-09-17

Niki Lauda, Formula One Legend and Three-Time World Champion, Dead at 70 Andreas Nikolaus “Niki” Lauda, a legendary figure of perseverance in the face of adversity and three-time Formula One world champion who remained a fixture in the sport even after his racing days were...
16:17 2019-05-21

‘A true legend’: England and Chelsea midfielder Karen Carney retires • 31-year-old has won 143 caps for England and scored 32 goals• Now is definitely the right time to retire, she saysKaren Carney has announced her retirement from football after a long and successful ...
14:00 2019-07-05

John Wick Hex game review: Become the bloody Baba Yaga of legend After completing each mission in John Wick Hex, players are invited to review the results from a cinematic perspective, where it plays out in real time. It's a cool way to recap your tactical efforts....
22:51 2019-10-08

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.        ...
17:34 2019-06-03

Niki Lauda’s illegitimate son to inherit part of F1 legend’s €500million fortune NIKI Lauda’s children including an illegitimate son will receive the bulk of the Formula One legend’s fortune of nearly £500millon according to his secret will....
22:51 2019-06-27

Meghan McCain weighs in on Trump, Teigen, Legend Twitter feud Meghan McCain tweeted in defense of Chrissy Teigen after President Trump called her a "filthy mouthed wife" on Twitter.        ...
18:34 2019-09-10

Team USA wrestling legend Royce Alger gives clinic to Tucson kids TUCSON – Former Sunnyside High school state champ and Desert View High School & part-time Team USA coach Sam Portillo brought a wrestling legend to the Old Pueblo this weekend. Former Iowa Hawk...
02:00 2019-07-15

WNBA legend Lisa Leslie wins BIG3 coach of the year WNBA legend Lisa Leslie has been named the coach of the year in the BIG3, a 3-on-3 basketball league composed of former NBA players and international players....
06:34 2019-08-29

NBA draft: Legend of Zion Williamson grows with incredible story from HS coach In case you needed a reminder of how otherworldly Zion Williamson is, his high school basketball coach has a story for you.       ...
00:00 2019-06-21

Hal Prince, Broadway legend and 21-time Tony winner, dies aged 91 Prince oversaw such landmark musicals as Cabaret, Company, Follies, Sweeney Todd, Evita and The Phantom of the OperaHarold Prince, a Broadway director and producer who pushed the boundaries of musical...
22:34 2019-07-31

Hall of Fame quarterback and Packers legend Bart Starr dies at 85 Former Green Bay Packers QB Bart Starr, 85, died Sunday in Alabama. The Hall of Famer had been in failing health since suffering a stroke in 2014.        ...
22:34 2019-05-26

The Ice Bowl and beyond: Packers legend Bart Starr's six greatest games There’s no disputing that winning the Ice Bowl was the pinnacle of Bart Starr’s career. Here are the top five other highlights from QB’s career.        ...
22:34 2019-05-26

Olympics legend Rutherford joins Eurosport's Tokyo 2020 line-up "Eurosport, Official Olympic Broadcaster in the UK, today announced Greg Rutherford MBE will join its comprehensive live multi-screen coverage of the Olympic Games in Tokyo 2020."...
19:34 2019-06-27

Shang-Chi And The Legend Of The Ten Rings to show Marvel fans the real Mandarin, at last One of the best bait-and-switches in the entire first decade of the MCU was the trick pulled in Iron Man 3, when Ben Kingsley—supposedly credited as classic Iron Man villain The Mandarin, wielder of m...
10:17 2019-07-21

The Mystery of Star Wars Legend Willrow Hood Has Finally Been Revealed He only appeared for one second in The Empire Strikes Back, but Willrow Hood became a Star Wars icon. Not for any reason in particular, however. Just because he looked kind of funny running across Clo...
03:00 2019-06-21

Eddie Murphy Pays Tribute—Gloriously—to a Blaxploitation Legend in Dolemite Is My Name Dolemite Is My Name, starring Eddie Murphy as real-life comedian, proto-rapper and Blaxploitation star Rudy Ray Moore, is one of the great movies about entrepreneurship, a story about making something...
00:00 2019-10-05

YouTuber bridges the generational gamer gap by remaking The Legend of Zelda in Fortnite At the end of last year, Epic Games released Fortnite Creative, a sandbox level creator that injects a bit of Minecraft into the popular battle royale phenomenon that’s given kids, cool adults, and E...
18:34 2019-08-19

Broadway legend’s daughter at center of wild Boris Johnson scandal Eve Leigh and her husband admitted Saturday that they called the cops Friday about the plate-smashing row between frontrunner Boris Johnson and his live-in gal pal, Carrie Symonds, and then tipped off...
01:51 2019-06-24

AFCON 2019: 'I expect Nigeria to win it all,' says Super Eagles legend Jay-Jay Okocha Nigeria made a big impact in the 1990s, but have failed to build on their golden era. Ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, Jay-Jay Okocha spoke to DW about his glory days and the current Super Eag...
02:34 2019-06-21

Formula One legend Michael Schumacher receiving treatment in Paris hospital Seven-time Formula One champion Michael Schumacher, who suffered a near-fatal brain injury in a 2013 skiing accident in the French Alps, was admitted to a Paris hospital to receive cutting-edge stem-c...
18:34 2019-09-10

Niki Lauda: Thousands honor racing legend at memorial in Vienna Family, fans and friends have gathered in Vienna for Austrian F1 star Niki Lauda's memorial. After the service, Lauda will be buried wearing his race overalls. Arnold Schwarzenegger and Gerhard Berger...
11:51 2019-05-29

John Legend speaks out about that time Chrissy Teigen was mom-shamed and why he changes diapers John Legend is here for diaper-changing tables in men's restrooms. He is not here for people mom-shaming his wife Chrissy Teigen.        ...
16:17 2019-06-12

John Legend visits Dayton, performs for families of shooting victims Ohio native John Legend visited Dayton, performing for families of victims and workers in the city's Oregon District a week after nine people were killed in a mass shooting....
17:34 2019-08-12

Mets pitching legend Dwight Gooden arrested on drug charges New York Mets pitching legend Dwight Gooden was arrested in New Jersey last month for cocaine possession and driving under the influence, according to court documents....
20:17 2019-07-13

Diego Maradona to Man Utd?! Argentina legend lays down the law to Paul Pogba in manager bid Argentina legend Diego Maradona has revealed he would like to manage Manchester United, insisting he is the right person to lead the club back to major silverware....
14:17 2019-06-05

The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening Is a Nostalgia Trip Worth the Price I awoke on a foreign shore after a terrible storm. My sword and shield — constant companions through countless adventures — were gone, and I was in a strange house with a man who looked od...
20:00 2019-09-30

A tale of two Adam Goodes films: docos on AFL legend put racism in big picture The Final Quarter and The Australian Dream screen at the Sydney and Melbourne film festivals respectivelyIf you were somehow unaware of Adam Goodes’ stature in Australian rules football, the sudden pr...
11:34 2019-05-30

Red Sox legend David Ortiz throws out first pitch in first public appearance since he was shot David Ortiz threw out the first pitch before the Red Sox's game against the Yankees in his first public appearance since he was shot in June.       ...
09:34 2019-09-10

John Legend on Felicity Huffman prison sentence: 'No one in our nation will benefit' Singer and criminal justice reform activist John Legend spoke out about actress Felicity Huffman's 14-day prison sentence for her role in the college admissions scandal....
22:00 2019-09-15

San Antonio Spurs legend Tim Duncan hired by franchise as assistant coach Tim Duncan, who retired in 2016 after 19 seasons with the Spurs, has been added to head coach Gregg Popovich's bench as an assistant coach.       ...
00:00 2019-07-23

The legend of Manny Pacquiao continues against a dangerous, younger Keith Thurman Manny Pacquiao-Keith Thurman is a legitimately appealing fight, a fading superstar still writing history against a hungry technical fighter who needs the win to get to the elite level. And there is re...
22:34 2019-07-17

Dhyan Chand Birth Anniversary: Tributes Pour In For The Hockey Legend Major Dhyan Chand Birth Anniversary: Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the Fit India Movement on National Sports Day today. Dhyan Chand is a legendary figure in the Indian and world hockey....
11:34 2019-08-29

Niki Lauda: looking back at the life of a Formula One legend – video obituary The three-times Formula One world champion Niki Lauda, regarded as one of the finest racers of all time, has died at 70 after battling declining health.In 1976, Lauda was almost killed at the German G...
16:51 2019-05-21

Bret Stephens Puts All Doubts About His Lust for War to Bed Bret Stephens spends so much of his time pissing his pants about being owned on Twitter and in emails that it’s sometimes easy to forget that he’s actually quite dumb about other things as well....
22:51 2019-09-17

Leclerc puts Ferrari on top in Singapore Formula 1 FP3 Charles Leclerc headed Lewis Hamilton in final practice for Formula 1's Singapore Grand Prix, as Red Bull failed to show its true pace ahead of Saturday night's qualifying session...
17:17 2019-09-21

Expensive spectrum puts European 5G at risk The UK’s infamous auction of 3G spectrum in 2000 had lasting ramifications for the mobile industry. Intense competition between BT Cellnet, One2One, Orange, Three, and Vodafone resulted in an a...
19:51 2019-06-18

Masahiro Tanaka puts Yankees in hole they can’t get out of Having used six relievers to get a win on Monday, Aaron Boone entered Tuesday night’s game against the Padres looking for a daily double from Masahiro Tanaka: length and a victory. The manager receive...
05:17 2019-05-29

| Pliskova puts No 1 pressure back on Osaka Karolina Pliskova reached the third round of the Toronto WTA tournament putting the pressure back on Naomi Osaka in the battle to reclaim the world number one ranking....
22:34 2019-08-07

Leica puts speculation to rest by confirming its V-Lux 5 is on the way Is this the Leica V-Lux 5? That's the question we asked a week ago after a handful of leaked images surfaced online – and the manufacturer has now confirmed that it is, indeed, the Leica V...
17:51 2019-07-10

A First: US Puts Hezbollah Lawmakers On Sanctions Blacklist The US Treasury placed two Hezbollah members of Lebanon's parliament on its sanctions blacklist on Tuesday -- the first time Washington has taken aim at the Iran-allied group's elected politicians....
06:00 2019-07-10

Russia Today puts Japan on the map, where New Zealand should be New channel apologises to New Zealanders for map mix-up that also labelled Papua New Guinea as South KoreaRussian news channel RT has apologised for apparently accidentally labelling New Zealand as “J...
08:00 2019-08-24

U.S. inflation much softer in first quarter; puts spotlight on Fed U.S. inflation was much weaker than initially thought in the first quarter amid a sharp slowdown in domestic demand, which could cast doubts on the Federal Reserve's view that the benign price pressur...
19:34 2019-05-30

This flagship's battery life puts all others to shame With Huawei's phones in the penalty box until mid-August when we will know if the White House will allow them to receive further Android updates, there aren't many options for Android flagships with g...
18:51 2019-06-04

When the U.S. puts a border between migrant kids and their caretakers On June 12, Gerardo, a 41-year-old indigenous bricklayer from Guatemala, appeared before a U.S. immigration judge in El Paso, Texas. Since crossing the U.S.-Mexico border illegally two months earlier ...
14:17 2019-07-11

Pella puts win over Anderson down to focus and aggression Argentine Guido Pella pulled off a major upset at Wimbledon on Friday, beating fourth seed and 2018 finalist Kevin Anderson in straight sets to reach the last-16 of a Grand Slam for the first time....
22:34 2019-07-05

Le Sommer penalty puts France on brink of last 16 France took a big step toward the last 16 of the women's World Cup after Eugenie Le Sommer's penalty earned the tournament hosts a 2-1 victory against Norway on Wednesday....
03:00 2019-06-13

LG puts its transparent OLED TVs in Harrods windows Despite years of trade show demonstrations, we haven't seen jaw-dropping transparent OLED screens put to much practical use. If others won't use the tech, then LG will have to make an exampl...
09:51 2019-10-08

AEW closes Double or Nothing with surprise that puts WWE on notice The hype was warranted and pro wrestling may never be the same. All Elite Wrestling delivered on the boasts it would be a viable alternative to WWE. Cody Rhodes even took a symbolic shot at the compan...
14:34 2019-05-26

Capital One Hack Puts Low-Profile CEO in Spotlight Capital One is under scrutiny after a hacker exposed the personal information of some 106 million people, raising questions about the technology CEO Richard Fairbank has promoted....
17:51 2019-08-03

SEC puts a stop to Telegram's cryptocurrency plans in the US Telegram's plans for its cryptocurrency and blockchain network may be in jeopardy. The US Securities and Exchange Commission has filed an emergency action and obtained a temporary restraining ord...
09:17 2019-10-12

Gucci puts a pro-choice jacket on the runway Gucci can’t seem to shy away from controversy. After inciting social-media rage over a “blackface” turtleneck, an $800 turban, and even pricey pre-distressed “dirty” snea...
16:00 2019-05-29

‘Unbelievable’ Sam Darnold puts on another Jets show Sam Darnold had a particularly sharp practice Wednesday, completing 17 of 21 passes that included TD passes to tight end Chris Herndon, WRs Jamison Crowder and Quincy Enunwa and a majestic scoring pas...
04:34 2019-08-22

QB Khalil Tate puts injuries of last year behind him TUCSON – Arizona senior quarterback Khalil Tate says he’s put an injury-ridden junior season behind him as he and the Wildcats prep for their 2019 season opener vs. Hawaii.  Here’s m...
21:00 2019-08-12

Earnhardt puts aside plane crash to run at Darlington A joyful Dale Earnhardt Jr. returns to racing for the first time in nearly a year and just two weeks after he and his family escaped a plane in flames in Tennessee       ...
02:00 2019-09-01

Whispers of Sexual Abuse Tailed an Equestrian Legend for Decades. At 81, He Was Barred for Life. George H. Morris’s stature in the sport was nearly unrivaled, even though some in the horse world said they had long been aware of his relationships with minors....
00:00 2019-08-09

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: 'I expect Nigeria to win it all,' says Super Eagles legend Jay-Jay Okocha Nigeria made a big impact in the 1990s, but have failed to build on their golden era. Ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, Jay-Jay Okocha spoke to DW about his glory days and the current Super Eag...
09:17 2019-06-21

NBA Legend Dikembe Mutombo records Ebola messages to help US officials fight outbreak Unable to send disease fighters to help battle one of the deadliest Ebola outbreaks in history, U.S. health officials are turning to basketball hall of famer Dikembe Mutombo for help....
20:00 2019-06-27

Jeffrey Epstein Taught a Retail Legend a Hard Lesson: Be Careful Whom You Trust L Brands’ founder Leslie Wexner, who accused the disgraced financier of stealing vast sums of money, recalls his father’s warning about too much optimism....
14:00 2019-08-17

NFL legend John Elway opens up about debilitating condition: 'I couldn't pick up a football' Two-time Super Bowl-winning quarterback John Elway opened up about his debilitating medical condition that had hampered his ability to grip a football....
08:34 2019-08-23

Ex-manager for comic book legend Stan Lee pleads not guilty to elder abuse A former manager for Stan Lee pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to charges of elder abuse against the superhero creator in the last few months of his life....
04:01 2019-06-06

Basketball legend Nancy Lieberman leads charge for women to head NBA teams Nancy Lieberman was the first woman to coach a men's professional basketball team. She wants to see more women follow in her footsteps.       ...
08:34 2019-06-24

io9 The Mystery of Star Wars Legend Willrow Hood Has Finally Been Revealed | Jalopnik What It Was Li io9 The Mystery of Star Wars Legend Willrow Hood Has Finally Been Revealed | Jalopnik What It Was Like Towing a Free Jeep Grand Wagoneer With the 2020 Jeep Gladiator | Kotaku Someone Turned Mario Into...
00:17 2019-06-21

'He's a legend': Left off ALDS roster, Yankees fighting to make sure CC Sabathia gets another shot CC Sabathia, for the first time since his arrival as a free agent in 2009, is not on the Yankees’ playoff roster because of a shoulder injury.       ...
06:34 2019-10-04

Ken Jennings salutes fellow ‘Jeopardy!’ legend James Holzhauer with Thanos meme “Actual photo of James Holzhauer walking off stage at Jeopardy, his reign of destruction completed,” Jennings tweeted following Holzhauer’s defeat that aired on Monday....
13:00 2019-06-04

Country legend Tanya Tucker releases first single in 17 years, “The Wheels Of Laredo” One of the most impressive performances at last night’s CMT Music Awards was Tanya Tucker and Brandy Carlile dueting to Tucker’s signature song, “Delta Dawn,” before being joined onstage for a larger ...
02:34 2019-06-07

West Indies Legend Congratulates Pakistan For Beating Strong England Team Pakistan suffered a humiliating defeat against West Indies in their first match but bounced back to defeat tournament hosts and favourites England by 14 runs....
17:34 2019-06-04

Baseball legend Albert Pujols takes the jersey off his back for young fan with Down syndrome Baseball legend Albert Pujols captured the hearts of more than just his loyal St. Louis fan base this week after he was seen in a touching moment giving the jersey off his back to a young fan with Dow...
20:00 2019-06-22

Usain Bolt baffles Liverpool legend, scores in charity soccer game Former Olympic sprinter Usain Bolt tricked former Liverpool star Jamie Carragher before scoring a goal during UNICEF's Soccer Aid charity game at Stamford Bridge in Chelsea, England....
21:00 2019-06-17

Chrissy Teigen Spoofs Four Weddings By Getting Married to John Legend in a Bath Towel The social media queen is at it again! Chrissy Teigen is spending her time across the pond with hubby John Legend, her two kids and a v dramatic and entertaining spoof of Four Weddings.......
07:51 2019-06-08

NFL legend Barry Sanders commends Andrew Luck on way he handled retirement announcement Barry Sanders knows more than anyone how Andrew Luck is feeling after the quarterback announced his abrupt retirement from the NFL after seven short seasons with the Indianapolis Colts....
19:00 2019-08-27

Jim Mattis, Marine legend who became Trump's 'Mad Dog' Pentagon chief, prepares for media blitz While famously media shy during his time in government, former Secretary of Defense James Mattis offered a brief glimpse into his thoughts on today’s political environment in an essay and interview la...
15:34 2019-09-01

Diego Maradona: Argentina legend unveiled as Gimnasia y Esgrima La Plata manager Thousands of fans greet the unveiling of Argentinian football icon Diego Maradona, after he was announced as new manager of Gimnasia, who are bottom of the Primera Division....
15:00 2019-09-09

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Co Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III Demo Impressions • Import Review: Insomniacs After School (Manga) • TAY Retro: Sega Mas...
13:51 2019-10-08

NBA legend Dennis Rodman accused of randomly smacking man in face at Florida party A police report obtained by the South Florida Sun Sentinel states that NBA legend Dennis Rodman “open hand smacked” a man at a party last week.        ...
05:17 2019-05-26

Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening review – dreamy revival of 1993 classic Nintendo SwitchFans of the GameBoy curio will enjoy endless nostalgia with this 3D remake – but is it too faithful to the original?Link’s Awakening has always been a curio in the grand history of the ...
04:00 2019-09-25

Stan Lee's ex-manager appears in court after charge he defrauded the Marvel legend Keya Morgan, former manager of late Marvel icon Stan Lee, made his court appearance in Arizona, where he was arrested after charges of elder abuse.        ...
21:00 2019-05-27

See the Larry Bird mural after artist removed nearly all tattoos at the NBA legend's request The artist who painted a heavily tattooed Larry Bird in an Indianapolis mural has removed nearly all the tattoos after Bird requested the changes.       ...
02:00 2019-08-25

Donald Trump bestows Medal of Freedom to "The Logo" and NBA legend Jerry West Jerry West was a legendary player for the Los Angeles Lakers who also found success as an executive in the 1980s and recently with the Clippers.        ...
11:00 2019-09-06

John Legend disagrees with Felicity Huffman's sentence for college admissions scandal John Legend opposes Felicity Huffman's 14-day prison sentence for her role in the college admissions scandal. Legend shared his thoughts on Twitter.        ...
07:51 2019-09-17

John Legend and Chrissy Teigen's Kids Are Living Their Best Lives During Italy Vacation Wanna get away? John Legend and Chrissy Teigen may just give you the push you need. Before the Fourth of July festivities officially kick off, the famous couple packed their bags and......
02:51 2019-07-03

John Legend issues a sarcastic apology to President Trump in a savage tweet John Legend, who unleashed hate on Trump earlier this week, tweeted a sarcastic and savage apology to the president.        ...
20:17 2019-08-02

The Lost Legend And Secret Legacy Of Table Tennis Master Rong Guotuan This is an excerpt from Eric Nusbaum’s new weekly Substack newsletter Sports Stories, where he’ll be writing about sports, history, and sports history. He hopes you will subscribe here, and share the...
02:00 2019-09-25

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: A Few Words On The Legend of Heroe Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: A Few Words On The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky FC • I Don’t Know What Toonami’s Doing Anymore • Everyone Knows Mario Levels So...
21:17 2019-07-02

Gwen Stefani and John Legend Call The Voice's PCAs Nomination "Magical" Gwen Stefani and John Legend have so many reasons to celebrate! One of those reasons is that their series, The Voice, is up for The Competition Show of 2019 at this year's E!......
15:51 2019-09-19

If You Could Stop Time, Would You? A Novel Puts a Dark Spin on the Question During a worldwide economic collapse, the heroes of Andri Snaer Magnason’s “The Casket of Time” seal themselves in time-proof boxes. So does everyone else....
23:00 2019-07-09

Universal Puts "The Hunt" On Hold After Trump Criticism The release of a film criticized by conservatives as portraying a group of liberals hunting supporters of Donald Trump has been indefinitely postponed, Universal Pictures said Saturday....
04:34 2019-08-11

| Ghana puts nine 'coup plotters' on trial for treason Ghana has charged nine people with treason for allegedly plotting to overthrow the government, in a rare case for one of west Africa's most stable democracies....
04:51 2019-10-11

‘Dreaming’ octopus puts on surreal show as it sleeps Does an octopus dream? A stunning new video from an upcoming PBS documentary suggests that not only do they dream — but they put on a light show when they do. The clip, titled “Octopus Dre...
17:34 2019-09-29

Thomas puts Tour time loss into perspective Defending Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas put his time loss into perspective on Tuesday although he acknowledged hemight regret being caught at the wrong end of a split in the third stage....
13:51 2019-07-09

Marcus Stroman flop puts Mets in really bad shape Marcus Stroman’s first month with the Mets was to mediocrity what Pete Alonso’s rookie season has been to sensational. On a night Alonso stood alone as the Mets’ single-season home run king, the team’...
07:00 2019-08-28

Reddit Puts Limits on Pro-Trump Discussion Group Reddit quarantined a pro-Trump user group on its platform after it said members threatened violence against both law-enforcement officers and public officials....
21:34 2019-06-27

UK puts mini-bond regulation under spotlight after LCF collapse Britain's finance ministry said on Monday it would look at whether the regulation regime around mini-bond investments, used to raise funds for small businesses, is up to scratch following the......
21:51 2019-06-27

Credit Suisse Puts Spy-Scandal Blame on CEO's Top Lieutenant A probe ordered by Credit Suisse cleared Chief Executive Tidjane Thiam of involvement in a spy scandal that has enveloped the bank, and laid primary blame for the affair on a close deputy, Pierre-Oliv...
02:00 2019-10-02

UN puts brakes on peacekeepers’ pullout from Sudan’s Darfur UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council has voted to put the brakes on the withdrawal of the joint U.N.-African Union peacekeeping force in Sudan’s vast western Darfur region as the coun...
04:34 2019-06-28

Attorneys: Court seat puts Montgomery in far different role Bill Montgomery sworn in as Arizona’s Supreme Court Justice on Sept. 6, 2019. Courtesy: Gov. Doug Ducey Twitter PHOENIX (AP) — Attorneys say Gov. Doug Ducey’s appointment of now-former Maricopa ...
19:00 2019-09-09

NAACP Puts It to the House: Impeach Donald Trump! Delegates to the NAACP voted unanimously Tuesday to have the nation’s oldest civil rights organization press the House to start impeachment proceedings against Donald Trump....
06:34 2019-07-24

‘Looking for Alaska’ puts a quirky twist on teen love Move over, Chuck Lorre — Josh Schwartz is the next generation’s king of TV. Schwartz, best known for teen shows such as “The O.C.” and “Gossip Girl,” expands his empire with “Looking for Alaska,” prem...
08:17 2019-10-11

Starwatch: the moon puts on a show in the hours before dawn This week, our natural satellite cuts a swath through the body of Taurus, the bullThis week, the waning moon cuts a swath through the body of Taurus in the pre-dawn hours.The show begins on 23 August ...
11:00 2019-08-19

Taylor puts England in World Cup last 16 with game to spare LE HAVRE, France (AP) — Jodie Taylor scored her first international goal in 14 months to send England into the second round of the Women’s World Cup on Friday in a 1-0 victory over Argentina. Th...
01:17 2019-06-15

Huawei puts Honor above Android at new smartphone launch Huawei put uncertainty over the future of its devices business to one side on Tuesday with the launch of new Honor smartphones, in a confident display of the Chinese firm's technology....
21:51 2019-05-21

Sony puts PlayStation's 'Games of a Generation' on sale Some of the most notable PlayStation games are available at a decent discount over the next two weeks. Sony has put over a hundred titles on sale as part of its "Games of a Generation" event, with dea...
05:00 2019-10-02

Mapmaker: The Gerrymandering game that puts the fun in undermining democracy Behold, the gerrymandering board game you didn't realize you wanted: Mapmaker [credit: Nathan Mattise ] ...
20:34 2019-08-19

UPDATE 3-Hudson's Bay chairman puts together $1.3 bln offer for retailer Hudson's Bay Co Executive Chairman Richard Baker said on Monday he had teamed up with other shareholders to offer to take the struggling Canadian department store operator private in a C$1.74 billion ...
05:17 2019-06-11

“Electroadhesive” stamp picks up and puts down microscopic structures If you were to pry open your smartphone, you would see an array of electronic chips and components laid out across a circuit board, like a miniature city. Each component might contain even smaller “ch...
04:51 2019-10-12

Hong Kong Upheaval Puts Beijing in a Bind Massive protests over an extradition bill present a serious challenge to Chinese President Xi Jinping, already facing an economic slowdown and escalating trade tensions with the U.S....
06:34 2019-06-17

Huggies puts dads on its diaper boxes for first time (CNN) –  Huggies has finally caught on. For the first time ever, the company is featuring dads with babies in ads and packaging. This is quite a shift for the company that once got criticism for ads t...
23:51 2019-07-18

Netflix puts a 'Patriot Act' episode about bad internet access on DVD The latest episode of Netflix variety talk show Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj focuses on the digital divide. In it, Minhaj breaks down some of the many reasons why internet access is so terrible acros...
07:51 2019-06-18

'Level' Kawhi puts Raptors on cusp of first Finals Behind their even-keeled superstar, the Raptors rallied from an early 14-point deficit to defeat the Bucks 105-99 and move within one win of the franchise's first trip to the NBA Finals....
09:34 2019-05-24

Facebook's Libra puts 'unregulated cryptocurrencies' into focus The G7 ministers said this week they want to clamp down on cryptocurrencies like Facebook's Libra, arguing new and untested digital coins risk destabilizing international monetary systems. But can the...
22:17 2019-07-19

US puts rush order on long-range air-to-air missile The US is developing a new very-long-range air-to-air missile to counter Chinese and Russian weapons (transcript here). (video link) It has been more than a decade since the US retired its last offici...
20:17 2019-07-11

Hyundai's Palisade ad campaign puts focus on family Hyundai used the first professional football game of the season to kick off its family-oriented advertising campaign for the new Palisade crossover, tweaking the notion of family to include the differ...
05:34 2019-09-07

Lodge 49 puts Brent Jennings in the well-deserved spotlight “Exile,” the seventh episode of Lodge 49's second season, takes us for a spin, the early images of donuts and industrial dryers evoking cycles of loss and debt. Blaise, who, along with Dud, looked...
07:34 2019-09-24

Opinion: Trump puts the US on course for higher mortgage rates In the darkest days of the financial crisis, when the housing market was in free fall and threatening to take the nation's economy with it, the Bush administration was forced to put mortgage giants Fa...
14:00 2019-09-24

CNN Puts Corey Lewandowski on TV Less Than a Day After He Bragged About Lying to Media If, gun to my head, I were forced to give world class asshole Corey Lewandowski credit for anything, it would be for how enthusiastically he celebrates the fact that he is a shameless liar....
02:17 2019-09-19

Google puts augmented reality animals in its Search app If you Google certain animals, you might just come across an augmented reality surprise in your results. The tech giant has rolled out a new card for Search that can put animal virtual animals in the ...
21:34 2019-06-01

This double-height keyboard puts a numpad above the letters Keyboards are infuriating, right? With their long, thin layouts require you to move your hands left and right in order to hit specific keys. If it's a sentiment you agree with, then Chassepot / R...
02:17 2019-05-31

FCA shuffle puts familiar leaders over Jeep, Dodge The June 24 moves show the continuing evolution of FCA CEO Mike Manley's management team, which has included returning some executives to brands and roles where they have prior experience....
06:51 2019-06-30

Trump administration puts new restrictions on Cuba travel WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is imposing major new travel restrictions on visits to Cuba by U.S. citizens, including a ban on many forms of educational and recreational travel. A Treasur...
17:17 2019-06-04

China puts $75bn of retaliatory tariffs on US goods Move puts additional 5% and 10% on imports in latest tit-for-tat between top two economiesChina has unveiled retaliatory tariffs against about $75bn (£60bn) worth of US goods, putting up to 10% on top...
18:34 2019-08-23

FIA penalty application puts Hamilton fourth for F1 Austrian GP The FIA has confirmed that Lewis Hamilton will start fourth on the grid for the Austrian Grand Prix as a result of his penalty for impeding Kimi Raikkonen in qualifying...
08:00 2019-06-30

Rural Metro puts out garage fire overnight PIMA COUNTY- Rural Metro Fire crews responded to a garage fire on the north east side early Monday morning. Late Sunday night, crews from Rural Metro responded to a call for a fire near Catalina Highw...
18:51 2019-07-01

FTD Files for Bankruptcy Protection, Puts Businesses Up for Sale Flower-delivery provider FTD filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, with plans to auction off its businesses to pay off an overload of debt it took on to buy former rival ProFlowers in 2014....
21:17 2019-06-03

China Puts Soothing Spin on Currency Move Chinese media played down Beijing’s abandonment of a former red-line in currency policy as they sought to reassure the country’s millions of small investors....
03:00 2019-08-07

Stock losses steepen as U.S. puts yuan in crosshairs Global stocks extended already substantial losses on Tuesday as China's yuan currency dropped to an 11-year low after Washington designated Beijing a currency manipulator in a rapid escalation of the ...
04:34 2019-08-06

New partnership puts long-stalled 520 Fifth project on track There’s new life for the long-stalled Midtown development site at 520 Fifth Ave., at East 43rd Street. Rabina Properties just closed on a joint-venture partnership for the vacant corner lot in which i...
06:34 2019-07-02

Watching John Legend and Chrissy Teigen's Daughter Negotiate for Candy Is the Sweetest Treat It's hard to say no to this precious face. Chrissy Teigen recently admitted her daughter Luna can be quite the "spitfire." But according to mom's latest Instagram posts,......
22:51 2019-06-03

Dave Bartholomew, New Orleans music legend and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, dies at 100 Dave Bartholomew, a giant of New Orleans music who co-wrote and produced such classics as “Ain’t That a Shame” and ″I’m Walkin," has died at 100.     ...
23:17 2019-06-23

Easy-listening legend Barry Manilow gives $100,000 to hurricane-ravaged high school band There just aren’t enough Barry Manilow news days, in our opinion. The just-turned 76-year-old easy-listening songwriting legend is still performing in Vegas, and also runs the Manilow Music Project, w...
00:00 2019-06-22

Condé Nast legend’s East Side house hosted epic celeb parties Condé Nast’s late editorial director Alexander Liberman and his wife Tatiana lived in this Upper East Side townhouse, at 173 E. 70th St., from 1942 to 1991. In their heyday, they entertained bol...
05:00 2019-09-12

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.        ...
18:00 2019-08-24

NASA legend who helped propel astronauts to the Moon dies days after Apollo 11 anniversary Chris Kraft, NASA’s first flight director and a huge driving force behind the mission that eventually sent astronauts to the Moon, died just days after watching the agency he helped build celebr...
22:17 2019-07-23

The Amazons: Ancient Warrior Women Dismissed as Myth and Legend Were Real Fearsome Fighters Famous ancient Greek historian Herodotus once wrote of the Amazons - or as he called them Oier Pata (‘Killers of Men’) – a  tribe of fierce warrior women. ...
15:34 2019-07-18

Remembering a legend: Tucson remembers late civil rights leader, Betty Liggins TUCSON – Back in 1960, Betty Liggins was a mail carrier in Chicago. If you asked her then if she thought she would be an instrumental person in civil rights, not only in Tucson but the entire na...
21:00 2019-05-23

Relationship Goals: John Legend And Chrissy Teigen Have Both Had Their Consciousness Uploaded Into The Same Smart Fridge If you weren’t already cursing yourself for not having a perfect relationship like Chrissy Teigen and John Legend, you’re going to start after reading this. The greatest couple in the history of coupl...
20:34 2019-08-14

'The Voice': John Legend thinks he lost his 'mojo' after shocking Blake Shelton defeat The Blind Auditions are winding down on "The Voice," and coaches are upping the ante as they battle for team members.        ...
04:51 2019-10-09

John Legend Promises The Voice Winner Maelyn Jarmon a Hang Session With His Family John Legend accomplished something not many before him have done: a victory on The Voice during his first season. Maelyn Jarmon took home the top prize for Team John in the season 16......
02:51 2019-05-23

Frank Lampard appointed Chelsea manager as club legend returns to Stamford Bridge - Lampard 'immensely proud' to return to Chelsea - Granovskaia: Lampard is 'one of the most talented young coaches in the game' - Lampard's in-tray: Five key areas he must address...
12:51 2019-07-04

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.        ...
03:34 2019-08-14

Gene Kranz, NASA legend, brings Apollo Mission Control back to life The 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing is rapidly approaching, and NASA is going all out to celebrate. We knew we’d get some retrospective videos, a few articles and interviews, but ...
04:51 2019-07-02

Apex Legends Season 2 Starts July 2, Includes Ranked Mode, New Weapon, New Legend Apex Legends Season 2 is called “Battle Charge,” and it begins on July 2. Electronic Arts confirmed this date at EA Play this morning, where it revealed more details about Season 2 including a new ch...
23:34 2019-06-08

David Luiz tips Hudson-Odoi to fill Hazard void and be Chelsea legend • ‘He has the talent one day to be like Eden,’ defender says• Brazilian also backs manager: ‘Maurizio has connected with us’David Luiz has insisted there will be life after Eden Hazard at Chelsea and ...
13:34 2019-05-30

This is why Deadpool has no place in the MCU right now Disney’s purchase of Fox bought Marvel a treasure trove of characters that will likely be introduced in the MCU in the coming years, including Deadpool, X-Men, and the Fantastic Four. While Marv...
17:34 2019-09-10

Rights group says Mexico puts activists on trial to win over Trump Mexico will try two veteran organizers of migrant caravans on Tuesday in a move that rights activists said was aimed at appeasing the Trump administration after an agreement last week that averted new...
04:34 2019-06-11

Knee injured puts Cal Crutchlow in doubt for Sachsenring MotoGP LCR Honda rider Cal Crutchlow has revealed he suffered a fracture in his right knee after slipping and falling from his bicycle ahead of MotoGP's German Grand Prix this weekend...
18:17 2019-07-04

Iran breaks nuclear deal and puts pressure on EU over sanctions Further breaches could follow as Tehran seeks help in increasing trade with EuropeIran has broken the terms of the nuclear deal for the first time since it was signed in 2015 in a move that will put p...
17:51 2019-07-01

New $100 keto ‘breathalyzer’ puts your stinky meat breath to good use Put that nasty keto breath to good use, why don’t you. A new “breathalyzer” for those on the celeb-loved high-fat, low-carb diet will indicate just how well followers are doing on the restrictive plan...
02:00 2019-07-12

UK competition regulator puts brake on Amazon's Deliveroo deal Britain's competition regulator has stepped in to pause Amazon's deal with online food delivery group Deliveroo while it considers launching a full investigation....
20:17 2019-07-05

British Open back at Royal Portrush and puts on quite a show Back at Royal Portrush, British Open delivers a celebration of golf and some rough starts by McIlroy and Woods        ...
06:34 2019-07-19

‘Top Gun: Maverick’ trailer puts Tom Cruise back in the danger zone Do you feel the need … the need for a “Top Gun” sequel trailer? Paramount Pictures premiered the first trailer Thursday for “Top Gun: Maverick,” the long-awaited follow-u...
03:17 2019-07-19

2 Indians Among 3 Dead As 'Traffic Jam' On Everest Puts Climbers At Risk Three more climbers have died on Everest, expedition organisers and officials said Friday, taking the toll from a deadly week on the overcrowded world's highest peak to seven....
09:34 2019-05-24

SpaceX puts up 60 satellites for Elon Musk's 'Starlink' internet SpaceX has launched a rocket with the first batch of satellites of its "Starlink" constellation, which is designed to offer internet services from space. The system will need a dozen more launches to ...
09:00 2019-05-24

Alibaba puts CFO in charge of investment in major management reshuffle China's Alibaba Group Holding Ltd on Tuesday unveiled its most significant business reshuffle since co-founder Jack Ma announced his pending retirement, as the e-commerce firm looks to bolster its inv...
09:51 2019-06-18

Simon Yates puts Giro disappointment behind with Tour stage win Simon Yates put a disappointing Giro d'Italia campaign behind him when he won the 12th stage of the Tour de France on Thursday, as the main title contenders stayed quiet in the first Pyrenean climbs o...
20:00 2019-07-18

| New York puts Democrats a step closer to Trump’s tax returns New York politicians have given final passage to legislation that would allow US President Donald Trump's state tax returns to be released to congressional committees that have, so far, been barred fr...
05:51 2019-05-24

‘Playoff Emma is having some fun!’ Mystics’ reserved Meesseman puts on a show. The Belgian forward, rejuvenated after sitting out the WNBA season last year, has scored 57 points and made nearly two-thirds of her shots in two playoff games....
08:34 2019-09-22

The supreme court's pro-gun radicalism puts us all in the crosshairs | Lawrence Douglas The court has made it harder for Americans to forge a sensible political solution to a horrific national problemAfter 51 Muslim worshipers were gunned down in Christchurch, New Zealand, the country’s ...
16:00 2019-08-20

Revamped Nets puts 76ers’ Tobias Harris on notice Tobias Harris pegs his Sixers “at the top’’ of the East, but the Long Island native believes the Nets are going to be there battling them. Appearing at the NBA Players Association’s kids camp at Pier ...
05:17 2019-07-19

Majors reshuffle puts WGC-HSBC Champions in spotlight: Koepka World number one Brooks Koepka says a reshuffle of the global golf calendar will see more of the top players targeting the WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai in October....
10:34 2019-07-03

Golf: Eagle puts Blixt out front in Texas as Na shoots 62 Jonas Blixt soared into the lead with an eye-catching eagle at the 17th hole and held on for a one-stroke advantage over Kevin Na and Tony Finau after the second round of the Charles Schwab Challenge ...
12:17 2019-05-25

Rhiannon Giddens puts banjo and fiddle skills on display at the Met Rhiannon Giddens won a Grammy as lead singer, violinist and banjo player with the Carolina Chocolate Drops, an old-time, African American string band. Now she’s busy plucking up a solo career, which t...
13:00 2019-10-04

| Bolivian referee death puts altitude matches under spotlight The death of a Bolivian referee officiating a match at more than 4,000 meters has reopened the debate about the safety of playing football at such altitude....
21:00 2019-05-21

Zion Williamson's shoe malfunction puts Nike in the spotlight "Nike\u0027s shares were set to come under pressure on Thursday after emerging basketball star Zion Williamson was injured when his Nike sneaker split during a game."...
18:34 2019-05-21

'Shallow' hit-maker Mark Ronson puts brains before looks as he comes out as sapiosexual Chart-topper Mark Ronson has come out as sapiosexual. In case you're not familiar with the term, it means being attracted to intelligence above other traits -- or, in other words, putting brains befor...
16:51 2019-09-20

| Late Mahrez stunner puts Algeria into AFCON final Riyad Mahrez rifled in a stoppage-time free-kick to earn Algeria a dramatic victory over Nigeria and set up a rematch with Senegal in the Africa Cup of Nations final....
03:34 2019-07-15

400-year-old Japanese temple puts faith in robot priest A 400-year-old temple in Japan is attempting to hot-wire interest in Buddhism with a robotic priest it believes will change the face of religion.       ...
03:00 2019-08-15

The State Department puts China first on rare earth metals HARGEISA, Somaliland — To most Americans, anarchy, intervention, and the Black Hawk Down fiasco define Somalia. By any reasonable metric, the country has not improved much since. Somalia has had the d...
20:00 2019-08-07