‘The Good Fight’: Why the Show Started Season 4 with Episode Where Hillary Clinton Won the 2016 Election

According to the Mamma Mia star, the episode has a particular relevance in our current predicament. She said: “We live our lives as, ‘It never would have happened if Hillary had been president. We wouldn’t be in the situation that we’re in now.’ You could argue that about this pandemic, because she wouldn’t have fired […]

NBCSN serves Olympic programming the next two weeks

Michael Phelps’ last Olympics, including five gold medals Usain Bolt‘s last Olympics, including three gold medals Simone Biles‘ four gold medals Katie Ledecky‘s four gold medals Lilly King‘s rivalry with Russian Yuliya Efimova Wayde van Niekerk‘s 400m world record Matthew Centrowitz winning the U.S.’ first 1500m title since 1908 Ashton Eaton repeating as decathlon champion London 2012

Kurt Angle recalls devastation, exultation of Olympic wrestling gold medal

“Unfortunately, I hate to admit this, but if it weren’t for Team Foxcatcher, I probably wouldn’t have won my gold medal,” Angle said. “I probably wouldn’t have known Dave Schultz, and I probably wouldn’t have been able to achieve what I did. It sucks because, to have to thank John du Pont for the ability […]

Liechtenstein: The little country that could win medals

Four years later, Wenzel was the most dominant Alpine skier of Lake Placid’s Olympics. She took gold in the slalom and giant slalom, and she showed her versatility with a silver medal in the downhill. Her brother, Andi Wenzel, earned a silver medal in giant slalom. With four total medals, Liechtenstein tied mighty Austria atop […]

Simon Ammann ramps up for one more run at Olympic ski jumping

Simon Ammann, the Swiss ski jumper who gained fame for his resemblance to Harry Potter in 2002 and went to win all four Olympic ski jumps on North American soil this century, has walked back talk of retirement and now says he wants to continue through the 2022 Olympics.

COVID-19: Stuck in USA, hockey Olympian Ashok Diwan writes to IOA for help

He also spoke about how he was due to fly to India on April 20, but the COVID-19 situation in America isn’t allowing that and his “travel dates have been pushed back” and now he is without even medical insurance. Diwan, in fact, had to be taken to the emergency room of a hospital in […]

North, South Korea report flu outbreaks ahead of Winter Olympics

A highly contagious strain of bird flu (H5N6) has been reported at chicken farms near Seoul. In a statement Wednesday, the South Korean Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs said it confirmed a “highly pathogenic strain of H5N6 avian influenza” on a chicken farm in Pyeongtaek in Gyeonggi Province.

UPDATE 1-U.S. oil rig count drops to lowest since Dec. 2016 -Baker Hughes

U.S. financial services firm Cowen & Co said 31 of the independent exploration and production (E&P) companies it tracks have cut their spending plans since the failed OPEC+ oil production cut agreement between Russia and Saudi Arabia on March 6, implying a 38% year-over-year decline in 2020 capex.

U.S. oil rig count drops to lowest since Dec. 2016 -Baker Hughes

U.S. crude futures traded around $25 per barrel on Thursday, as investors waited for details on negotiations between top producers hammering out an agreement for record supply cuts in response to the global fuel demand collapse due to the coronavirus pandemic.

U.S. oil rig count drops to lowest since December 2016: Baker Hughes

U.S. crude futures traded around $25 per barrel on Thursday, as investors waited for details on negotiations between top producers hammering out an agreement for record supply cuts in response to the global fuel demand collapse due to the coronavirus pandemic.