World Cup 2006: part one

Italy’s selection isn’t unusual either: the Azzurri pulled the same stunt in the 1994 finals, while Spain stuck to their local talent for the World Cups in 1998, 1994 and 1990. They were joined by each of Mexico and Japan in ’98, Greece in ’94 and Costa Rica, the United Arab Emirates and South Korea […]

Neymar back in action at Red Bull Five World Final

It was Paris Saint-Germain forward’s first taste of action following an ankle injury which had kept him out for six weeks, but the 27-year-old showed no signs of rust as he tricked and flicked his way around the newly crowned World Champions, leaving them in awe.

ESPN moves 10-part docuseries on Michael Jordan’s last title run with the Chicago Bulls from June to April with live sports halted due to coronavirus

Monday, April 20 – 12:01am PT – ‘The Last Dance’ Episodes 1 and 2Monday, April 27 – 12:01am PT – ‘The Last Dance’ Episodes 3 and 4Monday, May 4 – 12:01am PT – ‘The Last Dance’ Episodes 5 and 6Monday, May 11 – 12:01am PT – ‘The Last Dance’ Episodes 7 and 8Monday, May 18 […]

Retired NBA star Stephon Marbury ‘brokers deal to send 10 million masks to New York-area medical personnel after his cousin died from coronavirus’

After one of his cousins died from coronavirus, former Knicks guard and Brooklyn native Stephon Marbury has lined up 10 million N95 masks to be delivered from his current home — China — to medical personnel who are battling the pandemic in New York, his hometown. Marbury posted a video of himself (right) on social media […]

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Experience: I manage the last Blockbuster in the world

We have several years left on our lease and, as long as we can continue to pay our staff, we’ll stay open. Becoming the last store has given the business a boost and we’re selling Blockbuster T-shirts, souvenirs and memorabilia. I’ve watched enough movies to realise there’s an end to everything – but hopefully the […]

Coronavirus: Millions will be left in poverty, World Bank warns

In China, where the outbreak began, the bank says the virus’s impact on the economy will see growth slow to 2.3% this year from 6.1% last year. But that’s if the pandemic doesn’t get worse. If it does, growth could be just 0.1% this year. The bank’s forecasts for other countries in east Asia are […]

Making Sense of Italy’s Staggering COVID-19 Death Toll

But the real explanation for Italy’s staggering mortality rate is more complicated than that. Dr. Massimo Galli, who heads the infectious disease unit at Sacco Hospital in Milan, says it is because Italy’s more than 105,000 cases of coronavirus infection merely scratch the surface. The real figure, he says, is “much, much more,” and if […]

U.S. emergency medical stockpile nearly out of protective gear as demand rises -officials

The near-exhausted supply includes masks, respirators, gloves, gowns and face shields, the officials said. A small amount of gear has been set aside for federal first responders, according to one of the officials, both of whom requested anonymity to discuss the matter.

Chuck D says Flavor Flav still in Public Enemy, and split was a hoax

The announcement came alongside a new single, billed as Enemy Radio featuring Public Enemy, that reunites Chuck D and Flavor Flav on a track. Food Is a Machine Gun castigates the US food industry, inspired by Kristin Lawless’s book Formerly Known As Food. The lyrics attack the US Food and Drug Administration, sugar intake, and […]