TOPNEWSBYUSA.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-07-11 20:00

Natnael Berhane: 'A Tour de France stage win would change my life'

Natnael Berhane of Eritrea is the only black African rider in the Tour de France. He spoke to DW about why African riders have more obstacles to overcome – and how he hop...

Natnael Berhane: 'A Tour de France stage win would change my life'

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Tour de France 2019: stage-by-stage guide This year’s race begins in Brussels before quickly heading to the mountains and building towards an Alpine climaxTour de France 2019: full team-by-team guide Continue reading......
2019-07-01 12:00

Tour de France: stage three – live! Live updates from the first hilly stage; from Binche to ÉpernayWilliam Fotheringham’s stage-by-stage guide to the 2019 TourDrop Barry an email | Tweet @bglendenning 1.51pm BST 96km to go: At the back of the bunch, Astana rider Jakob Fuglsang has bee...
2019-07-08 15:00

Tour de France 2019: stage eight – live! Rolling report on the 200km stage from Mâcon to Saint-ÉtienneGroenewegen sprints to win as Brailsford cools Bernal hypeEmail Tom with your thoughts on the stage or find him on Twitter 11.22am BST In case you did not know, it is Bastille Day tomorrow:...
2019-07-13 12:34

Tour de France 2019: stage five – live! Rolling report of Saint-Dié-des-Vosges to Colmar (175.5km)Tour de France 2019: stage-by-stage guideEmail Barry here. Tweet @bglendenning 11.43am BST He’s certainly not everybody’s cup of tea, but Lance Armstrong’s stage-by-stage analysis on his dail...
2019-07-10 12:51

Tour de France 2019: stage 15 – live! Rolling report of the 185km stage from Limoux to Foix Prat d’AlbisPinot wins stage 14 and Alaphilippe extends lead over ThomasEmail Daniel here or tweet @DanielHarris 12.57pm BST Alexey Lutsenko has a drink. I doubt I’ve ever experienced pleasure so...
2019-07-21 14:00

Tour de France 2019: stage 10 – live! Updates on the 217.5km flat stage from Saint-Flour to AlbiImpey sprints to Bastille Day victory in Tour de FranceAny comments? Email Barry | tweet @bglendenning 3.59pm BST 14km to go: Caleb Ewan, Elia Viviani and Peter Sagan are all in the front grou...
2019-07-15 17:00

Tour de France 2019: stage six – live! Follow the stage from Mulhouse to La Planche des Belles FillesStage five report: Sagan takes ‘exquisite’ winAnd you can email Barry here or tweet him here 3.29pm BST 50km to go: The peloton is about to crest the Ballon D’Alsace and begin their descen...
2019-07-11 16:51

Tour de France 2019: stage four – live! Updates from Tuesday’s stage from Reims to NancyRead William FOtheringham’s stage-by-stage guide Alaphilippe wins stage three to take yellow jerseyAnd you can email Barry here or tweet him here 12.11pm BST Mitchelton Scott stage three diary: Here’s y...
2019-07-09 13:34

Tour de France 2019: stage one – live Updates on Le Grand Départ stage from Brussels to BrusselsWilliam Fotheringham’s stage-by-stage guide to the 2019 TourAny thoughts? You can email John | tweet @johnbrewin_ 1.29pm BST Unless you are lucky enough to head to L’Hexagone to catch a bit of...
2019-07-06 14:34

Tour de France 2019: stage 12 – live! Live updates on stage from Toulouse to Bagnères-de-BigorreEwan silences the doubters with maiden Tour stage winDrop Barry an email | Tweet @bglendenning 2.29pm BST ⚪ @Tim_Wellens catches @L_Calmejane just in time to crest the Col de Peyresourde. ⚪ TI...
2019-07-18 15:34

Tour de France 2019: stage nine – live! Rolling report on the 170km Bastille Day stage to BrioudeEmail Tom or tweet him with your thoughts on the stage 2.46pm BST That intermediate sprint result in full: 1. Boasson Hagen, 2. Stuyven, 3. Delaplace, 4. Impey, 5. Benoot, 6. Herrada, 7. Roche,...
2019-07-14 15:51

Tour de France 2019: stage 11 – live! Rolling report of the 167km stage from Albi to ToulouseBrailsford keen to ‘twist knife’ into Team Ineos’s rivalsEmail John here or tweet @John_Ashdown 2.15pm BST Having scrolled through the social media feeds of the four breakaway riders in search o...
2019-07-17 15:17

Cycling: More Tour de France joy for Impey with stage win South African Daryl Impey added an individual stage win to his Tour de France happy memories when he prevailed at the end of a long breakaway from St Etienne on Sunday....
2019-07-14 18:17

Van Aert: Winning a stage at the Tour de France is above everything else "Wout van Aert labelled his victory on his maiden Tour de France as the pinnacle of his career after passing the finish line by little more than the width of a tyre."...
2019-07-15 21:51

| Vos wins women's La Course ahead of Tour de France stage Dutch cyclist Marianne Vos won La Course race around Pau on Friday after a steep climb towards the finish line took Australia's Amanda Spratt out of the reckoning....
2019-07-19 15:51

How to watch Stage 6 of the 2019 Tour de France live "Stage 6 of the 2019 Tour de France takes in the historic climb from Mulhouse to La Planche des Belles Filles - and here is how you can enjoy this part of the race."...
2019-07-10 20:34

Stage 7 Tour de France live stream: how to watch online from anywhere Today's Stage 7 is the one that takes out the biggest chunk of the Tour de France's 3,000km+ total distance. Fortunately for the riders, the longest 2019 stage is also one of the flattest and there should be the chance for some very aggress...
2019-07-12 15:51

Stage 11 Tour de France live stream: how to watch online from anywhere Feeling refreshed? Then let the Tour de France commence with a stage 11 sprint south west from Albi to the gastronomic city of Toulouse. To see the sights and the cycling from just about anywhere on Earth, be sure to follow our Tour de France live st...
2019-07-17 12:34

Sam Bennett confirms he will not be riding the Tour de France after stage win in Dauphine "Bora-Hansgrohe sprinter Sam Bennett speaks after winning Stage 3 of the Criterium du Dauphine and confirms he will not be riding the 2019 Tour de France."...
2019-06-11 19:51

Dylan Groenewegen sprints to victory in Stage 7 of the Tour de France There was no significant movement in the overall standings: Tour rookie Giulio Ciccone kept the yellow jersey with a six-second lead over Julian Alaphilippe....
2019-07-12 23:34

Tour de France 2019: Dylan Groenewegen wins stage seven – live! It’s as you were in the General Classification, as the Dutch Jumbo-Visma sprinter won his first stage of this year’s race 4.54pm BST 4.49pm BST Well, we got there in the end. And after six hours, two minutes and 44 seconds, so did Dylan Groenewegen....
2019-07-12 18:34

Tour de France 2019: stage two, team time trial – live! Rolling coverage of Sunday’s team time trialStage one report: Teunissen pips Sagan in photo finishMerckx casts shadow over Belgium’s current cropEmail michael.butler@theguardian.com | Tweet @michaelbutler18 3.37pm BST Deceuninck–Quick-Step are right ...
2019-07-07 16:51

Tour de France: Julian Alaphilippe wins stage three to take yellow jersey • Quick-Step rider makes late solo breakaway to take overall lead• Frenchman wins stage, 26 seconds ahead of Michael MatthewsJulian Alaphilippe, the Tour de France’s king of the mountains last year, was reduced to tears in Épernay after a fizzing att...
2019-07-08 20:51

Tour de France 2019: stage 13 individual time trial – live! Geraint Thomas among favourites for 27.2km stage in PauDominant Vos wins La Course after powerful finishEmail Barry or tweet @bglendenning with your thoughts 3.06pm BST Wout van Aert crashes: Oh no! Wout van Aert has just suffered a sickening crash, ...
2019-07-19 16:17

| Alaphilippe tightens hold on Tour de France as van Aert wins stage 10 Dutch rookie Wout van Aert won stage 10 of the Tour de France as Julian Alaphilippe extended his overall lead after a blistering late charge split the peloton....
2019-07-15 23:17

Tour de France: Sagan takes ‘exquisite’ stage win as Alaphilippe stays in yellow • Slovak collects his first win of 2019 Tour in Colmar• Thursday’s stage features first summit finishPeter Sagan described his 12th Tour de France stage win as “exquisite” after the first day of racing through the Vosges massif failed to induce any m...
2019-07-11 01:17

Pinot wins Tour de France stage 14 and Alaphilippe extends lead over Thomas • Geraint Thomas suffers on final climb and loses time to leader• Julian Alaphilippe second on Tourmalet stage finishGeraint Thomas’s Tour de France title defence was hanging by a thread after the toughest mountain stage yet of the 2019 race saw him ...
2019-07-20 20:34

Thomas de Gendt's ridiculous power stats from his breakaway Stage 8 Tour de France win "Eurosport\u0027s friends at CyclingHub reveal the incredible power output from Thomas de Gendt during the final KMs of his Stage 8 win at the Tour de France."...
2019-07-14 19:51

Tour de France: Elia Viviani edges Kristoff in stage four bunch sprint • Deceuninck Quick-Step rider wins after frenzied finish in Nancy• Teammate Julian Alaphilippe retains yellow jerseyElia Viviani edged the finish after a frenzied last kilometre on stage four, leaving Alexander Kristoff half a wheel behind in second,...
2019-07-09 19:17

Tour de France 2019: Pinot wins stage 14 as Alaphilippe extends lead – as it happened Julian Alaphilippe answered every question thrown at him as he finished just behind Thibaut Pinot on the Col du TourmaletPinot takes stage and Alaphilippe extends lead over Thomas 4.50pm BST That’s all from me. More fun to come tomorrow, from Limoux ...
2019-07-20 20:34

Caleb Ewan wins Tour de France stage 11 as Julian Alaphilippe stays in yellow • Ewan pips Groenewegen in mass sprint to win in Toulouse • Alaphilippe retains his overall Tour de France leadCaleb Ewan of Australia, riding for the Lotto-Soudal team, won the 11th stage of the Tour de France from Albi to Toulouse, the first of his...
2019-07-17 18:17

Mike Teunissen pips Peter Sagan to line in Tour de France stage one photo finish • Dutchman takes yellow jersey by matter of inches • Jakob Fuglsang and Geraint Thomas both downed in crashesGeraint Thomas survived an early scare at the Tour de France, crashing inside the final 2km of the opening stage in Brussels among a group of...
2019-07-06 18:51

Stage 6 Tour de France live stream: how to watch Mulhouse to La Planche des Belles Filles online from anywhere The Tour de France doesn't come much tougher than what's ahead for the riders on Stage 6. They're well and truly into the mountains of the Vosges massif and only the toughest competitors will survive near the top of general classificat...
2019-07-11 12:51

Retirement's new game: Conventional wisdom on investing may need to change by life stage The move to 401(k)s from pension plans makes it vital that people plan for retirement and reassess when they have children, change jobs.        ...
2019-06-03 13:34

Lance Armstrong says he 'wouldn't change a thing' about doping scandal that cost him 7 Tour de France titles Lance Armstrong says he “wouldn’t change a thing” about using performance-enhancing drugs to win seven Tour de France titles only to have them stripped away years later....
2019-05-24 21:51

Cavendish out of Tour, still stuck on 30 stage wins Mark Cavendish won't get a chance this month to overhaul Eddy Merckx's record of 34 stage victories at the Tour de France       ...
2019-07-02 14:34

Slovak Sagan claims fifth stage of Tour Peter Sagan burst into life on the Tour de France when he claimed the fifth stage at the end of a 175.5-km bumpy ride from St Die des Vosges on Wednesday....
2019-07-10 20:51

Thursday's Tour stage favours Bernal, says Thomas "Defending champion Geraint Thomas hinted he might lose more time to Ineos co-team leader Egan Bernal when the Tour de France\u0027s sixth stage ends at the Planche des Belles Filles on Thursday."...
2019-07-11 02:17

Viviani completes set of grand tour stage wins Italy’s Elia Viviani completed his set of grand tour stage wins when he claimed the fourth stage of the Tour de France, a 213.5-km flat ride from Reims on Tuesday....
2019-07-09 23:00

Ewan pips Groenewegen for maiden Tour win in Stage 11 "Australia’s Caleb Ewan opened his Tour de France account with a fast finish in Stage 11 at Toulouse to deny Dutchman Dylan Groenewegen and Italian Elia Viviani."...
2019-07-17 19:34

Thursday's Tour stage favors Bernal, says Thomas Defending champion Geraint Thomas hinted he might lose more time to Ineos co-team leader Egan Bernal when the Tour de France's sixth stage ends at the Planche des Belles Filles on Thursday....
2019-07-10 20:51

Timing right for France to make impression on big stage France has an opportunity to translate dominance at the European club level to success on the World Cup stage        ...
2019-05-25 02:34

Simon Yates Wins Tour Stage as a Competitor Vanishes For a couple of hours on an otherwise uneventful day in the mountains, nobody was able to say where Rohan Dennis, the time trial world champion, had gone....
2019-07-19 07:17

Van Aert sprints to stage but Thomas the big winner on Tour day of chaos • Pinot, Fuglsang, Urán and Porte lose time in crosswinds• Van Aert takes stage win, Alaphilippe keeps yellowThe defending champion Geraint Thomas gained time on a handful of rivals as crosswinds caused chaos in the peloton in the climax of Monday’s ...
2019-07-15 18:34

Ewan takes Tour Stage 11, Alaphilippe retains yellow Australian Caleb Ewan completed his set of grand tour stage victories when the pocket-sized sprinter pipped Dylan Groenewegen to the line to win the 11th stage of the Tour de France, a 167-km flat ride from Albi on Wednesday....
2019-07-17 22:17

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 of this year's race....
2019-07-18 19:51

Tour of Norway: Kristoff stage win lands yellow jersey "Despite lingering effects of a recent illness and his entire team being dropped inside the final 20 kilometres, Alexander Kristoff scores Stage 5 victory and takes leader’s jersey from fellow Norwegian Edvald Boasson Hagen …"...
2019-06-01 21:51

Viviani completes Grand Tour clean sweep with Stage 4 win "Italy’s Elia Viviani put to bed his Giro d’Italia nightmare with a maiden win on the Tour de France, the Deceuninck-QuickStep rider powering to Stage 4 success in Nancy ahead of Alexander Kristoff and Caleb Ewan."...
2019-07-09 22:00

Jolien D’Hoore wins opening stage of Women’s Tour for second year in a row • Belgian wins over 157km from Beccles to Stowmarket• Froome and Yates in Critérium du Dauphiné top 10Jolien D’Hoore won the opening stage of the OVO Energy Women’s Tour for the second year running. The 29-year-old Belgian, riding for Boels-Dolmans, ...
2019-06-10 23:17

Thomas gains time on rivals in brutal Tour stage finish Defending champion Geraint Thomas gained time on his rivals in a brutal finish in the sixth stage of the Tour de France as several top guns cracked in the lung-busting ascent to La Planche des Belles Filles on Thursday....
2019-07-11 20:00

Tour of Norway: Boasson Hagen hopes stage win a catalyst for success "A promising start the season has given way to disappointment for Norwegian Edvald Boasson Hagen and Team Dimension Data, but the three-time Tour of Norway winner is happy, healthy and back in yellow following Stage 3 win in Kristiansand …"...
2019-05-30 23:00

Re-Cycle: When Britain's first Tour stage winner blew field away in the 1959 "The second of our historical Re-Cycle series during this year\u0027s Tour de France doffs its hat to Brian Robinson on the sixtieth anniversary of his remarkable solo win in Stage 20 of the 1959 Tour. Britain\u0027s first ever Tour stage winner tell...
2019-07-11 09:00

| Bernal claims overall Tour de Suisse lead after Tolhoek wins stage 6 Egan Bernal took the leader's yellow jersey as the Netherlands' Antwan Tolhoek claimed his first career victory by winning the sixth stage of the Tour de Suisse....
2019-06-20 19:17

Marianne Vos edges Lizzie Deignan in thrilling second stage of Women’s Tour • Dutch racer ends group sprint two metres ahead of rival• Sam Bennett clinches stage victory in Critérium du DauphinéMarianne Vos has won the second stage of the Women’s Tour after a dramatic finish at the Kent Cyclopark on Tuesday.The 32-year-old f...
2019-06-11 19:51

Cycling: Flying Dutchman Teunissen sprints to opening Tour stage win Dutchman Mike Teunissen was meant to be helping a team mate take the yellow jersey but ended up slipping it on himself after winning a thrilling bunch sprint at the end of stage one of the Tour de France on Saturday....
2019-07-06 22:00

Groenewegen sprints to Tour stage win as Brailsford cools Bernal hype • Dutchman earns third stage victory for Jumbo-Visma• Ineos manager says Colombian is still on learning curveWhile the dust settled on the gravel climb to La Planche des Belles Filles, the Tour’s longest stage, a 230km haul from Belfort to Chalon-sur...
2019-07-12 20:17

Groenewegen wins Tour stage seven as Ciccone retains yellow jersey Dutchman Dylan Groenewegen put his nightmare of a Tour de France start behind him when he won the seventh stage in a bunch sprint after a pancake-flat 230 km ride from Belfort on Friday....
2019-07-12 19:51

Wout Van Aert wins 10th stage of Tour, Pinot loses time Tour de France rookie Wout Van Aert has won a sprint to the line on Stage 10 as Julian Alaphilippe kept the race leader's yellow jersey ahead of a rest day       ...
2019-07-15 18:00

Lizzie Deignan takes Women’s Tour race lead after stage five victory • British rider is one second ahead of Kasia Niewiadoma• Final stage sees competitors head through CarmarthenshireLizzie Deignan moved into the overall race lead of the Women’s Tour with one day remaining after winning stage five in Builth Wells.The ...
2019-06-14 20:00

Simon Yates sprints to fine stage 12 victory as Tour reaches Pyrenees • British rider outwits fellow escapees on first Pyrenean stage• Alaphilippe still in yellow, with leaders finishing togetherSimon Yates, winner of the 2018 Vuelta a España, sprinted to victory ahead of Gregor Mühlberger of Austria and Pello Bilbao o...
2019-07-18 19:34

2019 Tour de France Take a look at the best images from the 2019 edition of the Tour de France, which started in Brussels, Belgium and finishes in Paris.       ...
2019-07-09 06:34

A look at 5 key Tour de France stages With seven mountain stages and five summit finishes including three above 2,-000 meters, this year's Tour de France is the highest in the history of the race       ...
2019-07-01 12:17

I was an introvert with a grey life – until I learned to let go on stage The more I stayed in, the more scared I became of going out. Signing up for improv classes helped my shyness to melt awayA few years ago I watched a comedy troupe improvise an Uber journey through Nudist Narnia. I studied their joyous, earnest expres...
2019-06-18 03:00

Best images from the 2019 Tour de France Take a look at the best images from the 2019 edition of the Tour de France, which started in Brussels, Belgium and finishes in Paris.       ...
2019-07-14 12:51

Technology allows NBC to add new elements to Tour de France Phil Liggett remembers the early days of Tour de France coverage in the United States, which would involve him traveling to Paris at the end of a stage, recording voiceovers all night and then rejoining the circuit for the next stage   ...
2019-07-04 16:17

Thomas ‘all OK’ after crash, set for Tour de France BASEL, Switzerland (AP) — Geraint Thomas says he is “all OK” after crashing in the Tour de Suisse cycling race and is optimistic about defending his Tour de France title next month. The British rider says in a Twitter post...
2019-06-19 12:51

Armstrong: I'd have won a clean Tour de France "Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong has claimed that he would have won the Tour de France anyway if everyone had been clean of performance-enhancing drugs."...
2019-07-10 20:34

Tour de France 2019: Where do the riders come from? It's no surprise that France and other European nations dominate the Tour de France. What is surprising is that the number of riders from outside of Europe has declined in recent years....
2019-07-12 18:34

VOTE - Who will win the 2019 Tour de France? "The absence of Chris Froome and Tom Dumoulin from the 2019 Tour de France opens the door for a host of potential first-time winners, including Team Ineos\u0027 own Egan Bernal to continue the team\u0027s dominance of the race. British twins Adam Yat...
2019-07-03 08:00

Climate Change Takes Center Stage as Biden and Warren Release Plans Even former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. has embraced the goals of the Green New Deal, showing just how far the Democratic field has moved on climate change....
2019-06-05 04:51

Valverde - 'I want to do the best job I can to support our leaders at the Tour de France' "Alejandro Valverde says he is not aiming for a GC push himself at the Tour de France and hopes to win stages along with helping his team-mates Mikel Landa and Nairo Quintana."...
2019-06-23 19:51

Come along for the ride: Five reasons to follow the Tour de France The Tour de France is set to go off for the 106th time, and it is a wide-open year -- with over a dozen riders capable of reaching Paris triumphantly....
2019-07-03 02:00

Dutchman Tom Dumoulin to miss Tour de France "Team Sunweb\u0027s Tom Dumoulin will miss next month\u0027s Tour de France over concerns that he might not be in the best shape to compete following a knee injury and a physically challenging run-up to the race, the Dutchman said on Thursday."...
2019-06-21 02:51

Tantalizingly poised Tour de France saving its best for last With six riders within reach of the podium heading into the toughest final stages in the Alps, the Tour de France is tantalizingly poised       ...
2019-07-22 17:34

Tour de France cyclists focus on nutrition Tour de France cyclists are increasingly focusing on nutrition as they try to power themselves through the grueling race. (July 8)       ...
2019-07-08 08:51

Alaphilippe extends Tour de France lead Going into the Tour de France's first big mountain climb in the Pyrenees, the question was: How much time would Geraint Thomas make up on Julian Alaphilippe?...
2019-07-20 21:00

Van Aert set for two-month lay-off after Tour de France TT crash "Wout van Aert has targeted a return in the cyclocross season after the Belgian was ruled out for two months following his horror crash during the individual time trial on stage 13 of the Tour de France on Friday."...
2019-07-20 20:00

Froome out of Tour de France after crash in Criterium Britain's four-times Tour de France winner Chris Froome will not start next month's race after sustaining a "bad fracture" following a heavy crash in the Criterium du Dauphine on Wednesday, Team Ineos manager Dave Brailsford said....
2019-06-12 18:01

Tour de France: Emanuel Buchmann keeps impressing He might not have won a stage yet and might have lost a spot in the overall classification, but after the 15th stage of the 2019 Tour de France, German rider Emanuel Buchmann's chances of a podium finish have improved....
2019-07-21 20:51

Thomas to ride Tour de France despite crash Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas was given the all clear to defend his title at next month's three-week race despite crashing out of the Tour de Suisse on Tuesday, his Team Ineos said....
2019-06-19 02:00

| Van Garderen out of Tour de France with broken bone American Tejay Van Garderen, who crashed on stage 7 and broke a bone in his left hand, has dropped out of the Tour de France, his team, Education First, said....
2019-07-13 12:17

There is nothing like riding the Tour de France – and this is why | David Millar Making it to Paris is for every rider, from the maillot jaune to the lanterne rouge, an emotional experience that transcends racingThe Tour de France is big, really big. That’s the first thing that hits you, 4,500 people working on it, and only 176 o...
2019-07-03 14:34

Froome out of Tour de France after serious injuries in crash Britain's four-times Tour de France winner Chris Froome will not start next month's race after sustaining multiple fractures, including a broken right femur, following a heavy crash in the Criterium du Dauphine on Wednesday, Team Ineos said....
2019-06-12 23:51

Jeff Bezos Wouldn’t Even Come On Stage to Listen to His Employees Who Want Amazon to Address Climate Change At Amazon’s shareholder meeting today, employees and investors voted on a wide-ranging spate of proposals, from banning the practice of selling facial recognition technology to adopting a serious plan to address climate change. Each of the proposals ...
2019-05-23 05:34

Paul McCartney adapting 'It's a Wonderful Life' in his first stage musical Paul McCartney is working on a stage adaptation of the 1946 film 'It's A Wonderful Life,' which will be the first musical of his long and storied career....
2019-07-18 20:00

Paul McCartney writing ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ stage musical Paul McCartney is writing his first stage musical, an adaptation of classic movie “It’s a Wonderful Life.” Producer Bill Kenwright says the ex-Beatle has been collaborating with “Billy Elliot” playwright Lee Hall...
2019-07-18 01:34

Chris Froome set to miss Tour de France after 'bad crash' Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome is set to miss this year's race after sustaining a suspected fractured leg in a crash during a practice ride in France Wednesday....
2019-06-12 20:17

Vintage Tour de France heading for thrilling finale "With only five days of actual racing left, there is still no clear front runner in this year\u0027s Tour de France, making it the most open and exciting competition in 30 years."...
2019-07-22 17:00

Bevin withdraws from Tour de France with broken ribs Patrick Bevin of New Zealand has withdrawn from the Tour de France ahead of the sixth stage after breaking two ribs in a crash       ...
2019-07-11 14:34

Egan Bernal set to impress at unpredictable Tour de France The absence of four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome, coupled with the withdrawal of last year's runner-up Tom Dumoulin, has reshuffled the game and produced a long list of top contenders at this year's Tour de France   &#...
2019-07-01 12:17

No Rider At The Tour de France Has More Panache Than Julian Alaphilippe After two days on a Dutchman’s shoulders, the Tour de France’s yellow jersey is back with the French for the first time in five years. The question now is how long it will stay there....
2019-07-09 01:17

Froome crashes, out of key Tour de France prep race ROANNE, France (AP) — Chris Froome has crashed in training and is out of the main preparation race for the Tour de France. Team INEOS says on Twitter that the four-time Tour champion is “currently on his way to a local hospital and won’t ...
2019-06-12 16:00

Froome out of Tour de France after crash in Criterium du Dauphine Britain's Chris Froome will not start next month's Tour de France after crashing heavily in the Criterium du Dauphine on Wednesday, Team Ineos manager Dave Brailsford said....
2019-06-12 16:34

Mountains loom large in 2019 Tour de France Tour de France competitors are facing a tougher race this year after organizers peppered the route with three stages that finish on mountain climbs reaching above 2,000 meters, or 6,500 feet. The cycling race begins on July 6th. (July 1)   ...
2019-07-01 09:34

| Thomas faces epic Tour de France test Geraint Thomas will face mountains galore and a wide cast of rivals, even within his own camp, when the three-week Tour de France begins on the cobbled streets of Brussels....
2019-07-05 09:34

Cycling: Dutchman Dumoulin to miss Tour de France Team Sunweb's Tom Dumoulin will miss next month's Tour de France over concerns that he might not be in the best shape to compete following a knee injury and a physically challenging run-up to the race, the Dutchman said on Thursday....
2019-06-20 18:51

Dutch rider Tom Dumoulin to miss Tour de France THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch rider Tom Dumoulin says he will not take part in this year’s Tour de France as he struggles to regain fitness following a fall last month in the Giro d’Italia. Team Sunweb announced Thursday that Dumoul...
2019-06-20 19:34

Thibaut Pinot Surges Into Contention at Tour de France It is looking increasingly likely that a Frenchman could win the race for the first time since 1985, but Julian Alaphilippe may not be the Frenchman....
2019-07-22 03:00

Contador: Thomas and Bernal favourites for Tour de France "Alberto Contador has told Eurosport that he believes Geraint Thomas is the favourite for the Tour de France, but will be challenged by Egan Bernal for the title."...
2019-07-05 02:00

Cycling odyssey through French countryside: Best of Tour de France Take a look at the best images from the 2019 edition of the Tour de France, which started in Brussels, Belgium and finishes in Paris.       ...
2019-07-18 12:00

Tour de France starts in Belgium: Cycling as a lifestyle At the start of the 2019 Tour de France, Belgium enjoyed a huge cycling party. The country's love for cycling is deeply ingrained in its culture — and not even a Dutch win could dampen the atmosphere....
2019-07-07 14:51

Eurosport lines-up Ion Göttlich for Tour de France 2019 "Sprint specialist Ion Göttlich is making up for the disappointment of missing out on a place in the BORA-Hansgrohe Tour de France team by joining Eurosport for the world’s most iconic cycling race."...
2019-06-21 16:00

The Tour de France starts in Belgium: Cycling as a lifestyle At the start of the 2019 Tour de France, Belgium enjoyed a huge cycling party. The country's love for cycling is deeply engrained in their culture - and not even a Dutch win could dampen the atmosphere....
2019-07-07 01:51

| Cavendish 'heart-broken' at Tour de France snub Cycling great Mark Cavendish has taken to social media to say he's 'heart-broken' over his non-selection for Team Dimension Data's 2019 Tour de France line-up....
2019-07-03 11:17

Paul McCartney writes first musical, stage version of It's a Wonderful Life Former Beatle is to write songs for Frank Capra’s ‘universal story’, working with Lee Hall, author of Billy Elliot He has written perhaps the greatest canon of pop music, collaborated with everyone from Elvis Costello to Rihanna, and even soundtracke...
2019-07-18 03:34

'Aerosprinter' Caleb Ewan opens Tour de France account Australia's sprint specialist Caleb Ewan has put early disappointments to one side to claim his first stage on the Tour de France. Mark Cavendish may be absent this year, but his aerodynamic sprint style's still on show....
2019-07-18 01:00

La Course packs a punch but push for women’s Tour de France continues The 2019 route suits attacking riders, with five ascents in a dynamic circuit but has failed to build on momentum to expand the one-day raceThe 2019 edition of La Course by the Tour de France turns the spotlight on the puncheurs, the explosive all-ro...
2019-06-29 12:00

Wout van Aert Has Conquered The World And Now He's Conquering The Tour de France There’s no other rider at the Tour de France like Wout van Aert. Jumbo-Visma’s 24-year-old Tour debutante has built a multi-discipline resumé that would make anyone in the peloton blush, and this morning, he confirmed his potential as an all-around r...
2019-07-16 03:34

Ciccone turns blue into yellow on Tour de France debut Giulio Ciccone reached his season's goal when he won the Maglia Azzurra (blue) for the mountains classification at the Giro d'Italia, but little did he know that there was much more to come....
2019-07-12 00:51

Tour de France 2019: the contenders battling for yellow and green Adam Yates seems the main danger for Geraint Thomas, while this could be the year Peter Sagan loses his grip on greenThibaut Pinot (Groupama-FDJ) France, Age 29 Continue reading......
2019-06-29 21:34

Mystery surrounds top Tour de France rider's withdrawal during race Rohan Dennis' unexplained withdrawal from the Tour de France midway through the 12th stage has left the cycling world perplexed, with his team director saying he is "confused and disappointed" by the Australian's decision....
2019-07-19 21:51

Aiming high: Altitude is the acid test at Tour de France For the first time in its 116-year history, the Tour de France that starts Saturday features three stages that finish on mountains climbs to above 6,500 feet       ...
2019-07-05 14:51

Cycling: De Marchi taken to hospital after nasty Tour de France crash BRIOUDE, France - Italian Alessandro De Marchi was taken to hospital after a heavy crash in the opening kilometers of the ninth stage of the Tour de France, his CCC team said on Sunday....
2019-07-14 18:17

Eddy Merckx celebrated as Tour de France's great Thousands of people gathered in downtown Brussels as the Belgian capital turned yellow to celebrate cycling great Eddy Merckx's maiden Tour de France victory half a century ago. (July 5)        ...
2019-07-05 19:01

Daryl Impey sprints to Bastille Day victory in Tour de France • Alaphilippe stays in yellow, with no change in GC contenders • Martin, Fuglsang and Mollema angered by TV motorbikesThe 2019 Tour de France reached Brioude, hometown of Romain Bardet, with a career first stage win for South African rider Daryl Impe...
2019-07-15 03:51

Cycling: Crash-hit Thomas satisfied with Tour de France condition Defending champion Geraint Thomas crashed on the Tour de France on Saturday, losing time to Frenchman Thibaut Pinot, but took heart from a strong recovery....
2019-07-13 23:51

Wiggins backs Thomas to impress at 2019 Tour de France "Bradley Wiggins says Geraint Thomas as the mental strength to mount a strong bid for a second Tour de France title despite a difficult 2019 season."...
2019-07-02 17:34

'Who knows?' - Cavendish team manager unsure on Tour de France future "Team Dimension Data\u0027s performance manager has admitted that he is unsure whether Mark Cavendish will ride in the Tour de France again after being left out this year."...
2019-07-08 00:17

Pardon his French, it was a tough day for Thibault Pinot at the Tour de France A Frenchman hasn't won a Tour de France in 34 years, it's early but Thibault Pinot -- considered France's best hope -- is headed in the wrong direction....
2019-07-16 21:17

#TheBreakaway - Reaction to decisive day in Tour de France, featuring Dan Martin "Dan Martin joins Sean Kelly, Dan Lloyd and Orla Chennaoui for The Breakaway after what could prove to be a pivotal day at the Tour de France. The crosswind chaos is discussed, Matt Stephens talking to Geraint Thomas and Luke Rowe, and Dan Martin arr...
2019-07-16 22:00

Brussels police remove homeless people before Tour de France Volunteers suggest moving rough sleepers to shelter is attempt to protect city’s imageThe clearing of homeless immigrants from a park in Brussels through which the Tour de France will pass next week has led to claims that the municipality is seeking ...
2019-07-01 15:51

Pardon his French, it was a tough day for Thibaut Pinot at the Tour de France A Frenchman hasn't won a Tour de France in 34 years, it's early but Thibaut Pinot -- considered France's best hope -- is headed in the wrong direction....
2019-07-17 05:00

Tour de France offers TV viewers a soothing look at some brutal sport Commentators combine the history – boils and all – and the pretty countryside to make a seductive packageIn his book Down Under, the American travel writer Bill Bryson writes of accidentally stumbling into “the surreal and rewarding world of cricket ...
2019-07-05 13:51

Tour de France: Home riders Alaphilippe and Pinot on a roll French riders are thriving in the picturesque Pyrenees mountains. Thibaut Pinot has dragged himself back into contention after a major setback, while overall leader Julian Alaphilippe powers on....
2019-07-20 22:00

Tour de France organisers looking to launch major women's race Tour de France organisers are looking to launch a major women's race which "would be to women's cycling what the Tour de France is to men's cycling", they said on Friday....
2019-07-19 16:51

Thomas, Bernal to lead Team Ineos in Tour de France Defending champion Geraint Thomas and Egan Bernal will lead the charge of Team Ineos in the Tour de France starting next month, with four-times winner Chris Froome out injured....
2019-06-28 20:51

Mystery surrounds Dennis' decision to abandon Tour de France "Rohan Dennis went AWOL for over an hour after abandoning the Tour de France and his Bahrain Merida team management had no explanation about the Australian\u0027s withdrawal on Thursday."...
2019-07-19 01:00

Could This Finally Be The Year A French Rider Wins The Tour de France? Since Bernard Hinault won the 1985 Tour de France, the French have been shut out of their home Grand Tour. Riders from Germany, Italy, Spain, the United States, Ireland, Australia, Great Britain, Denmark, and even Luxembourg have all taken home the y...
2019-07-22 23:51

Blazin' Saddles: Will Alaphilippe or Pinot finally win the Tour for France? "Whisper it quietly, but the French are closer than ever to win their first Tour de France in 34 years thanks to the dual exploits of Julian Alaphilippe and Thibaut Pinot. But with five stages remaining until Paris, can one of them go on to emulate B...
2019-07-22 17:00

Julian Alaphilippe stuns Tour de France with time-trial win Inspired by his yellow jersey, the Frenchman held off defending champion Geraint Thomas to extend his race lead and win the only individual time trial stage....
2019-07-19 23:34

Froome out of the Tour de France fracturing femur, elbow and ribs "Chris Froome has been admitted to hospital after a crash during a recon ride at the Criterium du Dauphine, ending his race and ruling him out of the 2019 Tour de France."...
2019-06-12 22:51

Why this Tour de France has become as much a chess game as a grind to the finish line A balance of strength and strategy will determine this year's Tour de France winner -- a winner that as of right now is still very much up in the air....
2019-07-23 03:17

Blazin' Saddles: The 2019 Tour de France route broken down "Starting in Brussels on Saturday 6th July and finishing in Paris on Sunday 28th July, the 106th edition of the Tour de France includes five altitude finishes, 54 time-trial kilometres and a record 30 climbs of second-category or higher. We run throu...
2019-06-28 22:00

Holiday sentimentalist Paul McCartney making stage musical out of It’s A Wonderful Life You can’t blame Paul McCartney for being enthusiastic about Christmas: After all, every year his horrible song “Wonderful Christmastime” gets trotted out and nets him hundreds of thousands of dollars a year in royalties. Not that he needs the money: ...
2019-07-19 04:00

Wiggins exclusive: I hope to see Froome back at next year’s Tour de France "Sir Bradley Wiggins hopes to see former team-mate Chris Froome back on a bike in next season\u0027s Tour de France after the Team Ineos rider’s horrific recent crash."...
2019-07-01 17:17

Mystery surrounds Rohan Dennis's shock withdrawal from Tour de France Australian time-trial specialist quits on stage 12No reason given by rider or his team Bahrain-MeridaWorld time-trial champion Rohan Dennis has wished his teammates well for the rest of the Tour de France but offered no insight as to why he quit the ...
2019-07-19 03:51

Cycling: UCI chief Lappartient to continue push for women's Tour de France The International Cycling Union (UCI) is hopeful it can convince Tour de France organizers to hold a women's equivalent that will boost the sport, its president David Lappartient has said....
2019-07-19 07:51

Tour de France: Thomas makes statement but Ciccone takes yellow Thomas passes Alaphilippe on brutal summit finish of stage sixAlaphilippe loses overall lead to Ciccone by six secondsGeraint Thomas reasserted himself among the favourites for this year’s Tour de France after chasing down Julian Alaphilippe in the f...
2019-07-11 18:51

Mystery at Tour de France as Rohan Dennis vanishes in middle of race BAGNERES-DE-BIGORRE, France — In 116 years of racing at the Tour de France, riders have done all sorts of bizarre things, from jumping on trains to fighting with fans at mountain stops. Rarely have they just vanished in the middle of a stage like Roh...
2019-07-19 20:00

Chris Froome in hospital and a doubt for Tour De France after Criterium crash • Four-time Tour winner was injured on practise run for time trial• Team INEOS say rider has been taken to local hospitalChris Froome has been taken to hospital after crashing on a recon run for the Criterium du Dauphine stage four time-trial, castin...
2019-06-12 15:01

Geraint Thomas insists he is ready for strong finish in Tour de France • Welshman admits he was not feeling 100% over weekend• ‘Bring it on,’ Thomas says of Alps battle with Thibaut PinotGeraint Thomas is confident he is over the blip which left him distanced by key rivals in the Pyrenean stages of the Tour de France ov...
2019-07-22 14:00

Geraint Thomas unfazed by co-leadership role as Tour de France starts "Geraint Thomas has told Eurosport that the decision to hand Egan Bernal joint leadership of Team Ineos alongside him at the Tour de France works in the team’s favour, insisting that he was not hurt by the decision."...
2019-07-06 11:17

Tour de France 2019 live stream: how to watch the cycling online from anywhere Are you ready to ride along with the 2019 Tour de France? The waiting is finally over and it's time for the world's elite cyclists to take to the streets and mountains of France (and Belgium) to see who deserves the glory - and that rather ...
2019-07-06 17:34

Tour de France goes extra-high this year, testing riders’ limits For the first time in its 116-year history, the race that starts Saturday features three stages that finish on mountain climbs to above 2,000 meters (6,500 feet). The unprecedented assault on altitude will likely prove decisive in deciding the Tour w...
2019-07-06 00:17

Tour de France: Frenchman Alaphilippe to wear yellow jersey on Bastille Day Belgian breakaway specialist Thomas De Gendt has won the eighth stage of the Tour de France. More importantly for French cycling fans: French rider Julian Alaphilippe is set to wear the yellow jersey on Bastille Day....
2019-07-14 01:34

Germany's Tour de France hope Emanuel Buchmann: 'I'm not a born captain' He speaks softly and isn't one to seek the limelight. But after strong performances for Bora-Hansgrohe, Emanuel Buchmann is set to captain the team for the Tour de France – and push for a top-10 finish....
2019-07-05 18:17

Geraint Thomas battles back after suffering second Tour de France crash • Thomas De Gendt wins stage eight in St-Étienne• Julian Alaphilippe leads by 23 seconds from Giulio CicconeGeraint Thomas bounced back from a second crash in the Tour de France to keep his hopes of a successful title defence intact, after a frenetic...
2019-07-13 20:51

Tour de France champion Thomas crashes in main prep race BASEL, Switzerland (AP) — Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas has crashed in a cycling race, days after teammate Chris Froome was involved in a season-ending accident in France. Team INEOS says Thomas had to drop out of the fourth stage of the nin...
2019-06-18 18:00

A longtimer's tour of LGBTQ life in the Village New York's Greenwich Village, where LGBTQ people once gathered in force, has gone through several decades of change. Longtime insider Maria-Elena Grant guides you through time and place....
2019-06-28 09:34

Chris Froome out of the Tour de France with suspected broken pelvis after 'big crash' at Dauphine "Chris Froome has been admitted to hospital after a crash during a recon ride at the Criterium du Dauphine, ending his race and ruling him out of the 2019 Tour de France."...
2019-06-12 17:01

Tour de France 2019: Green jersey guide – Sagan's seventh heaven? "The third of our Blazin\u0027 Saddles Tour de France guides is powered by speed as we cock a snook at the fastest men in the peloton and the battle for green. With Peter Sagan getting back to winning ways last year, can anyone stop the Slovakian sho...
2019-07-02 23:00

Chris Froome Will Miss Tour De France After He Crashes Into Wall, Breaks His Leg [Update] Four-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome will not get to try and add a record-tying fifth yellow jersey to his collection this summer. The Team Ineos leader was out on a recon ride ahead of today’s time trial at the Criterium du Dauphine when h...
2019-06-12 22:17

Tour de France 2019: White jersey guide – Bernal the clear favourite "The first of our Blazin\u0027 Saddles Tour de France guides focuses on the white jersey youth classification – and a certain Colombian called Egan Bernal seems to be a shoo-in. Felix Lowe runs through the regulations and looks at the main contenders...
2019-06-28 16:17

How the six main contenders for Tour de France shape up for final stages | Jeremy Whittle Egan Bernal has been a model of consistency in the mountains and should become Colombia’s first Tour winnerCurrent overall standing 1st: 61hr 00min 22sec Continue reading......
2019-07-22 23:34

Geraint Thomas allays Tour de France fears after crash left him in hospital Geraint Thomas remains optimistic about his chances of defending his Tour de France title despite being forced to withdraw from the Tour de Suisse on Tuesday....
2019-06-19 14:51

Tour de France 2019: Polka dot jersey guide - Alaphilippe in spot of bother? "The second of our Blazin\u0027 Saddles Tour de France guides hits the high stuff with a preview of the King of the Mountains polka dot jersey classification. Defending champion Julian Alaphilippe faces stiff competition from all quarters – perhaps e...
2019-07-01 22:00

Tour de France: Thomas 'itching to go' as Alaphilippe 'changes plan' to preserve lead – video Geraint Thomas says he is 'relishing the Alps' as the 2019 Tour de France heads across the Rhône valley towards a triptych of decisive mountain stages at the end of this week.Meanwhile, race leader Julian Alaphilippe revealed that his team has 'chang...
2019-07-23 04:34

Chris Froome backed to return to best form after crash that will rule him out of Tour de France Team Ineos are confident Chris Froome will return to his best after a crash left him in hospital and ruled him out of his bid for a record-equalling fifth Tour de France next month....
2019-06-13 16:17

Tour de France: Thibaut Pinot strikes again in Pyrenees, Julian Alaphilippe stalls Simon Yates of Britain posted a second stage win with a solo raid during the last Pyrenean trek of the Tour de France as Pinot gained more time on his rivals....
2019-07-22 07:17

Protesters target Amazon in France calling for action on climate change Several hundred environmental activists protested outside Amazon's headquarters in Paris and at two of its regional distribution centers in France on Tuesday as part of stepped-up climate change demonstrations....
2019-07-02 15:00

Simon Yates takes Stage 12 win to complete Grand Tour grand slam "Britain\u0027s Simon Yates produced a technically perfect finish after a day in the breakaway in the Pyrenees to win Stage 12 of the Tour de France in a three-up sprint to complete a Grand Tour grand slam."...
2019-07-19 01:00

Rohan Dennis quits Tour de France in bizarre way; Simon Yates wins in Pyrenees Time trial world champion Rohan Dennis pulled out of the Tour de France during Thursday's Stage 12, leaving his team wondering where he had gone.       ...
2019-07-18 21:51

Tour de France: Jumbo-Visma win team time trial as Teunissen stays in yellow • Dutch team beat Team Ineos by 20 seconds in Brussels• Win helps Jumbo-Visma’s Mike Teunissen keep overall leadDutchman Mike Teunissen held on to the Tour de France yellow jersey for another day as his Jumbo-Visma team powered to team time trial vic...
2019-07-07 18:51

Tour de France 2019: Yellow jersey guide – Bernal leads open field "The last of our Blazin\u0027 Saddles pre-race features weighs up the credentials for each of the contenders for the yellow jersey in what is shaping up to be the most open Tour de France in years. Egan Bernal has emerged as the pre-race favourite in...
2019-07-04 15:51

Robert Garrigus back from drug suspension, seeks change in PGA Tour marijuana rules Robert Garrigus returns to the PGA Tour at the 3M Open following a three-month suspension after failing a drug test based on elevated THC levels.       ...
2019-07-03 17:00

England Women hungry for World Cup glory and determined to change perceptions in France As the World Cup gets under way tonight, there has never been more attention on women's football or England's Lionesses, who begin their campaign against Scotland in Nice on Sunday....
2019-06-07 15:17

Reigning time-trial world champion Rohan Dennis quits Tour de France in midstage Reining time-trial world champion Rohan Dennis has officially dropped out of the 2019 Tour de France after bizarrely stopping 80 km into the 12th stage Thursday — a day before he was expected to win the only individual time-trial....
2019-07-19 23:17

Chris Froome out of Tour de France after fracturing femur, elbow and ribs in high-speed crash Britain's four-time champion Chris Froome suffers a fractured right femur, a fractured elbow and fractured ribs in a high-speed crash that has ruled him out of the Tour de France....
2019-06-12 21:51

An American Tour de France team has barred its riders from using cellphones at the dinner table during the 3-week race Jojo Harper/EF Education First Pro Cycling Team A US-based team at the Tour de France told Business Insider that it's banned cellphones use at the dinner table, including use by the riders and staff. The idea is to get the team to be more in the mom...
2019-07-07 17:34

Yazidi women who were victims of ISIS get new life in France PARIS — France is taking in a new group of Yazidis including women victimized by the Islamic State group and their children. The families, a total of 130, were arriving Wednesday night in Toulouse, from Irbil, Iraq for resettlement around France. A g...
2019-05-24 03:51

Elephant bike: ‘Buy one – and change someone’s life’ | Martin Love This upcycled old postie’s bike is the ultimate in feelgood cycling – for you and for villagers in MalawiElephant bikePrice £250, cycleofgood.comFrame steelGears 3 speedThis is the original ‘buy one, give one’ bike. When you buy one, the charity Cycl...
2019-06-30 07:51

Chris Froome surgery successful but Tour de France winner remains in intensive care after horror crash Chris Froome stands to retrospectively become Britain's first Grand Tour winner and add a seventh title to his collection, all from his hospital bed in France where he is recovering from a horror crash which has ruled him out of the Tour de France....
2019-06-14 05:34

Europe's seas to lose almost a third of life due to climate change: report Europe's waters are expected to lose 30% of their already vulnerable ocean life due to further warming, says a new study. The report provides the clearest picture yet of how climate breakdown risks ocean ecosystems....
2019-06-11 19:17

Zion Williamson sounds ready for his life to completely change The corner of the Grand Hyatt Ballroom felt like the subway at rush hour. Writers, photographers and cameramen were all jockeying for position, trying to box each other out just to get in a few questions for Zion Williamson. This wasn’t a media scrum...
2019-06-20 11:17

When Life Gives You Parkinson’s podcast: We’re dying here. It’s time to change the narrative In this special on-location episode of 'When Life Gives You Parkinson's,' we discuss the role of advocacy in Parkinson’s, especially as it relates to wellness and research....
2019-06-05 13:00

Google made a change in Android 9 to improve battery life; now some app developers are steamed Several developers have posted complaints on Google's issue tracker website for Android (via Android Police). The problem is that starting with Android 9 Pie, Google has limited the number of times an app can perform Wi-Fi scans. Such scans are requi...
2019-05-28 01:17

Back to life, back to virtual reality as music stars return to stage as holograms As a Whitney Houston 3D tour is announced, the race is on to make hi-tech concerts just like the real thingThe Beatles live in the Cavern, Ziggy Stardust’s last outing at the Hammersmith Apollo, or Jimi Hendrix on the Isle of Wight: all these landma...
2019-05-26 17:34

Scientists found a billion-year-old fungus, and it could change our understanding of how life migrated to land Corentin Loron/University of Liege/Reuters Scientists discovered fossils of the oldest known fungus in the Canadian arctic. Fungi include mushrooms, yeasts, and molds. The billion-year-old fungus, called Ourasphaira giraldae, provides clues about ho...
2019-05-23 22:51

‘Climate change is the battle of my life’, UN chief tells students living on the frontline in Fiji The UN Secretary-General António Guterres saw the frontline of “the battle against climate change” for himself on Thursday, by taking to the tropical waters of the South Pacific off the coast of Fiji, on a solar-powered boat....
2019-05-21 14:51

Thomas 'all OK' after crash, set for Tour de France Geraint Thomas says he is "all OK" after his crash in the Tour de Suisse cycling race and is optimistic about defending his Tour de France title next month       ...
2019-06-19 13:51

Paul McCartney is adapting 'It's a Wonderful Life' as a stage musical The former Beatle will adapt the 1946 film about a small-town banker wracked with regret who is shown the value of his life by a guardian angel.        ...
2019-07-18 07:34

PGA Tour signs umbrella sponsor deal for developmental tour The PGA Tour signs 10-year umbrella sponsorship deal for its developmental tour that provides the best path to the big leagues        ...
2019-06-20 00:17

Kids can make sceptical parents change their minds on climate change A special curriculum for kids helped them persuade their parents to see climate change as a threat, and it had the most effect on conservative parents...
2019-05-21 18:34

France and Rwanda: Re-examining France’s role in the genocide A French commission of experts is taking a fresh look at France’s role in the Rwandan genocide twenty five years ago. To come up with a fair assessment of the mutual recriminations will be no easy task....
2019-06-07 00:51

Bernie Sanders Wants to Change America. But He May Have to Change Himself First Bernie Sanders wants to make a joke. Pretty good joke, he thinks. He is slumped in a window seat in coach on a plane parked at Chicago O’Hare. He has about an hour in transit to get the joke into his next speech. Before deplaning, he pulls his ...
2019-06-07 01:17

Texas woman taken off life support against family's wishes – then a pro-life group stepped in A Texas woman was taken off life-support Monday, against her family's wishes, after the hospital invoked a law allowing them to deny further care. But a pro-life group stepped in....
2019-05-21 21:17

Sony Xperia 1 battery life: real-life impressions and test results are out! The Sony Xperia 1 is a monster of a phone: the world's first 4K AMOLED display, Snapdragon 855 chip, a new 21:9 super tall and narrow form factor, gaming optimizations, new cameras, and the list just goes on and on.And lo and behold, all of those mon...
2019-06-12 09:17

Graffiti vandal tells how he turned his life around from tagging Tube trains at night to photographing life on the Bakerloo line A graffiti vandal who was jailed after spraying his distinctive tag across the Tube network today tells how he turned his life around to become a photographer documenting the Bakerloo line....
2019-05-26 23:00

How about the ‘pro-life’ lobby get behind these life-positive causes instead? | Hadley Freeman Banning abortion isn’t the most effective place to start if you want to save livesIt’s always more fun to be on the winning side, and in the US right now there is no question that the pro-life side is – well, “killing it” seems like the wrong term, s...
2019-05-25 15:17

A Tour of the Tour Buses “Can’t wait to get on the road again,” goes the Willie Nelson song. Here’s how two bands — one in a van, one in an, er, bigger conveyance — go from gig to gig....
2019-07-11 07:17

Ten Sovereigns wins in France, Japan wins in France Ten Sovereigns hits the win column impressively in the Darly July Cup at Newmarket in England while Japan travels from Ireland to win the Grand Prix de Paris....
2019-07-15 20:00

What to know about end-stage COPD The symptoms of end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) include frequent lung infections, difficulty eating, and shortness of breath. Coping methods typically include palliative care and open discussions. Learn more here....
2019-06-29 08:17

‘I did not plan to win stage’, says Zakarin "Ilnur Zakarin (Katusha–Alpecin) surged to glory on Stage 13 at the Giro d’Italia, while Simon Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) endured another difficult day."...
2019-05-24 22:34

Persona 5 is being turned into a stage play. Persona 5 is being turned into a stage play. Called Persona 5: The Stage (clever!), it will run this December in Tokyo and Osaka with actor Hiroki Ino starring. The full cast will be announced at a later date. ...
2019-07-10 14:34

Groenewegen comes from behind to sprint to Stage 7 glory "Dutchman Dylan Groenewegen prevailed in a slug-fest finale in Chalon-sur-Saone to win the longest stage of the 2019 Tour de France by a whisker over Australia’s Caleb Ewan."...
2019-07-12 21:34

At Intermission, the Mets Stagger off the Stage The Mets end the first half of the season with another loss and a 40-50 record that suggests little reason for optimism. But the manager isn’t giving up....
2019-07-08 02:51

For Some Coders, Reskilling Involves a Mic and a Stage Tech workers are turning to improv to get better at their day jobs, saying that performing unscripted scenes in front of an audience teaches them teamwork, empathy and confidence....
2019-05-21 16:51

Spice Girls return to the stage The Spice Girls kicked off their highly anticipated reunion tour in Dublin on Friday night, however some fans were left disappointed after complaining of "awful" sound problems during the show....
2019-05-26 11:34

Scotland Can Become Stars In Their First Performance On The Big Stage Most countries making their debut in a tournament like the World Cup are just happy to be there. Implied in a country making it to its first major tournament is that the country in the very recent past was not very good, and its soccer infrastructure...
2019-06-09 19:34

UK PM hopeful Stewart says he is on course for next stage of contest Rory Stewart, a contender to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May, said on Monday he believed he could get through to the next stage of the leadership contest if Conservative Party lawmakers follow through on their indications of support....
2019-06-17 13:51

Oliver Solberg flies to ERC Qualifying Stage best "Teenage talent Oliver Solberg made an instant impact on his FIA ERC1 Junior Championship debut with the fastest overall time on the Qualifying Stage for Rally Liepāja."...
2019-05-24 22:34

Brothers stage courtroom beatdown of their mom’s killer Two enraged brothers took justice into their own hands at an Ohio courtroom this week — lunging at and pummeling the man convicted of murdering their mother during his sentencing, dramatic new video shows. Dale Williams, Sr., 62, was about to be sent...
2019-07-12 18:51

Gloria Estefan: 'I have nightmares where I go on stage naked' The singer on her 1991 accident, the gig she wished she’d played, and her art collectionBorn in Havana, Estefan, 61, emigrated to the US after the Cuban revolution. She formed Miami Sound Machine with her husband Emilio, and had hits in the 1980s wit...
2019-06-15 11:17

Woodland leads US Open at halfway stage "Throughout his career Gary Woodland as been better known for his work with a driver than a putter but that all might change after he rode a red-hot flat stick to the top of the U.S. Open leaderboard on Friday."...
2019-06-15 18:01

'Shouldn’t we be chasing?' - Thomas’ big mistake on Stage 15 "Geraint Thomas and Team Ineos had a dilemma on Stage 15 at the Tour de France, with How The Race Was Won’s Cosmo Catalano hinting that they made the wrong decision…"...
2019-07-22 13:34

The games were the star of E3, but gaming PCs were center stage Yes, smartphone gaming is growing rapidly, but for people who want the best possible visuals and the most compelling action, PCs are still the go-to.       ...
2019-06-15 12:17

Bol surprises Norwegian favourites for Stage 1 victory "Patience paid off for Sunweb sprinter Cees Bol, who out-flanked duelling Norwegian rivals Alexander Kristoff and Edvald Boasson Hagen to claim the opening stage win in Egersund …"...
2019-05-29 02:17

Cima gets 1st pro win on Stage 18; Carapaz keeps Giro lead SANTA MARIA DI SALA, Italy (AP) — Damiano Cima of Italy earned his first professional victory by winning the 18th stage of the Giro d’Italia on Thursday, and Ecuadorian cyclist Richard Carapaz remained in the overall lead. Cima, who rides for N...
2019-05-30 17:34

Stage 17 Highlights - Peters powers to first pro win and GC gets a shake-up "Full Eurosport Highlights fro STage 17 of the 2019 Giro d\u0027Italia as Nans Peters wins his first ever race and Richard Carapaz extends his General Classification lead over Vincenzo Nibali and Primoz Roglic."...
2019-05-30 00:51

Taylor, Muncy help Dodgers stage another late win over Rox DENVER (AP) — Chris Taylor drove in the go-ahead run with a bloop single as part of a four-run ninth, Max Muncy hit two of Los Angeles’ six homers and the Dodgers won their 12th straight over Colorado by beating the Rockies 12-8 on Thursday nig...
2019-06-28 11:17

Theresa May hunkers down as premiership enters its end stage British Prime Minister Theresa May is hunkered down with close allies as she considers whether to give in to relentless pressure to resign, or fight on to save her Brexit plan and her premiership....
2019-05-23 11:00

Chaves takes battling Stage 19 win in the Dolomites "Colombian Esteban Chaves took an emotional Stage 19 win at San Martino di Castrozza after soloing clear from the day’s break on the final climb, as Richard Carapaz retained the pink jersey ahead of the decisive final day in the mountains."...
2019-06-01 02:00

Ewan pulls out of Giro d'Italia following second stage win "Caleb Ewan will press ahead with his preparations for the Tour de France after announcing his withdrawal from the Giro d\u0027Italia following his second stage win of the three-week grand tour."...
2019-05-23 12:17

You Won't Believe Cardi B and Offset's Wildest PDA Moments On and Off Stage Cardi B and Offset are undoubtedly one of Hollywood's favorite power couples. Despite their on-again, off-again relationship status, the Migos rapper and his leading lady shocked the......
2019-06-19 13:17

WRC Portugal: Toyota's Ott Tanak one stage away from victory Toyota's Ott Tanak is within touching distance of victory on Rally Portugal, as Kris Meeke dropped behind World Rally Championship rival Thierry Neuville with a costly spin...
2019-06-02 22:00

Alaphilippe in yellow after swashbuckling Stage 3 win in Epernay "Frenchman Julian Alaphilippe attacked in the rolling hills of the famous Champagne vineyards of Marne, soloing to victory in Epernay with cork-popping panache to seize the yellow jersey in sparkling style after a vintage performance in Stage 3 of th...
2019-07-08 21:34

Owen Pierson Takes the Stage in Drag for the First Time on Relatively Nat & Liv Is Owen Pierson a thief? Asking since he just stole the spotlight. "It's really nerve-wracking 'cause I'm about to go out on stage and my dad's gonna see me," said......
2019-07-01 10:34

| Singing dad dies on stage at daughter's wedding bash A doting dad dropped dead on stage at a family get-together the night before his daughter's wedding – and nobody told her until the day after her nuptials....
2019-05-31 17:17

Students stage 'die-in' climate protest in German parliament Students have disrupted a youth event in the German parliament, lying down in the chamber in a "die-in" to protest the government's climate policies....
2019-06-04 17:51

The Trailer: Assessing 10 candidates on last night's stage (and one who wasn't) In this special debate edition: A ranking of how the first-stage Democrats did in their debate, a look at the Homestead primary happening 40 minutes away, and the hot takes that mattered....
2019-06-27 21:00

Joe Biden takes stage with more debate experience than his opponents Joe Biden is no stranger to the presidential debate stage, but tonight marks the first time he steps foot on that stage as a frontrunner for the Democratic nomination....
2019-06-27 18:51

US women's soccer rolling as World Cup knockout stage is set The U.S. women’s soccer team is riding a wave of momentum heading into the Women’s World Cup’s knockout stage, in which they will play Spain in a bid to again reach the final....
2019-06-21 18:17

Billions sets the stage for late-season fireworks Money never sleeps, as the misbegotten sequel to Wall Street informed us, and evidently it never takes a holiday either. True to its title, “New Year’s Day” unfolds over the first day of January, traditionally reserved for hungover brunches and colle...
2019-05-27 05:51

Ethiopian Israeli musicians use stage to promote struggles A wave of Ethiopian Israeli artists has burst onto Israel’s vibrant hip-hop scene, using the stage to promote their community’s struggle against discrimination and police violence...
2019-07-12 10:01

Field locked in, but stage is still in flux, for Round 2 of Dem debates The names of the 20 Democratic presidential candidates who will take part in the second round of primary debates is now official. The Democratic National Committee and CNN, it’s media partner for the consecutive nights of showdowns that will take pla...
2019-07-18 02:51

Mississippi River dropping below flood stage along Iowa OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Mississippi River is dropping below flood stage along many of Iowa’s riverfront cities after nearly three months of record highs caused by melting snow and torrential rain. The National Weather Service says the river drop...
2019-06-13 18:00

Mane and Mahrez set to take centre stage in AFCON final "The Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt was perfectly set up for Mohamed Salah to lead his team to the title on home territory and crown his career but Algeria\u0027s Riyad Mahrez and Senegal\u0027s Sadio Mane have stolen the show."...
2019-07-17 19:34

How to stage your home to sell, even with kids and clutter underfoot While HGTV makes every home look immaculately clean, it's possible with a little DIY or hired help to make yours look similar — even if you have kids.       ...
2019-07-22 13:00

Toronto ready to take center stage with Raptors in NBA Finals With the Raptors in the NBA Finals for the first time, Toronto and Canada's growing basketball culture are prepared to seize the spotlight.        ...
2019-05-28 16:51

Junior star Marczyk fulfils dream with ERC stage win "FIA ERC1 Junior Championship frontrunner Miko Marczyk says he fulfilled “one of my dreams” on leg one of PZM 76th Rally Poland by taking an overall stage win, beating Alexey Lukyanuk in a head-to-head race."...
2019-06-30 11:34

19 Democratic Presidential Candidates Took the Stage Sunday. No One Stood Out Nineteen of the 24 Democratic presidential candidates took the stage in Iowa on Sunday at the largest cattle-call event for the historically large field to date, but none of them managed to leverage it into a star turn. At a fundraiser for the Iowa D...
2019-06-10 06:17

Polish nationalists win EU vote, set stage for national ballot Poland's ruling Law and Justice party (PiS) surged to a clear victory in Sunday's European Parliament vote, a stamp of approval for the party's nationalist, eurosceptic platform before a national election later in the year....
2019-05-27 10:00

UK’s anxiety takes center stage at Hay ideas festival HAY-ON-WYE, Wales (AP) — At Britain’s leading literary gathering, the word of the year was anxiety. Fifty shades of worry —about climate change, mental health and of course Brexit — dominated this year’s Hay Festival, an annual carnival o...
2019-06-03 11:51

Bears kicking derby about to take center stage at camp Bears safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix expected to be on the sidelines at the start of start training camp due to a knee sprain.       ...
2019-07-22 17:34

Amy Schumer returns to the stage 14 days after giving birth She's back. Amy Schumer made an impressive (and surprise) return to comedy Monday night, performing for a packed crowd at The Comedy Cellar in New York City. Her performance comes just two weeks after she welcomed her first child, baby boy Gene Attel...
2019-05-21 21:00

From illness to tears of joy: Chaves' magical comeback stage win "Esteban Chaves produced a hugely popular win in Stage 19 of the Giro d\u0027Italia. Watch highlights, interviews with the Colombian and Mitchelton-Scott director Matt White, and reaction from Eurosport\u0027s Bradley Wiggins, Brian Smith, Adam Blyth...
2019-06-01 02:00

How long will a person with stage 4 colon cancer live? The 5-year relative survival rate for stage 4 colon cancer is 14%. Many factors determine the life expectancy of a person with this condition. Learn more here....
2019-05-22 05:17

Stage 13 highlights: Zakarin flourishes, Yates flounders "Russia’s Ilnur Zakarin soloed to glory on the snow-capped Colle del Nivolet to win stage 13 of the Giro d’Italia as Slovenia’s Jan Polanc battled to retain his pink jersey and Briton’s Simon Yates conceded more time to his general classification riv...
2019-05-24 22:34

| Carapaz grabs pink jersey with Giro stage 14 win Ecuadorian climber Richard Carapaz shot to the top of the Giro d'Italia overall standings on Saturday when he soloed to victory at the stage 14 summit finish....
2019-05-25 21:00

Shen Wei's best photograph: a naked self-portrait on a Chinese stage ‘Not knowing if anyone would walk in gave me energy and inspired my powerful stance’On a trip through Jiangxi province in south-east China two years ago, my friend and I were wandering around one of the area’s many small villages. It was tiny and emp...
2019-05-30 16:34

Takeda scraps late-stage amyloidosis study Takeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd said on Wednesday it would discontinue a late-stage study testing its experimental treatment for amyloidosis, as it did not meet the first of two main goals....
2019-06-06 00:17

How UN cultural treasures helped set the stage for Game of Thrones From King’s Landing to the Iron Bank, so many of the breathtaking backdrops seen on the smash hit Game of Thrones television series are available for future generations to enjoy,  thanks to a key, but little-known role played by the United Nations cu...
2019-05-21 16:17

| Teunissen 'dream' winner of dramatic TDF opening stage Dutch rider Mike Teunissen won a chaotic opening stage of the Tour de France after a collision in the final kilometre blew the bunch sprint wide open in Brussels....
2019-07-07 05:34

Thomas caught up in nasty crash at end of Stage 1 - but given all-clear "Team Ineos confirmed that co-leader Geraint Thomas was involved in a dramatic crash in the closing moments of Stage 1 of the 2019 Tour de France – but is now “feeling fine”."...
2019-07-06 17:34

Plight of young Greek jobless plays out on stage Student Iro Stafilaki delivers a monologue on stage during a rehearsal at the Praxi Epta theater school in Athens, pursuing her dream of becoming an actor despite the difficulties as Greece claws its way out of a financial crisis....
2019-07-04 19:17

Strobing stage lights could up risk of epileptic seizures (Reuters Health) - Flashing light effects that have become the norm for electronic dance music concerts could bring on epileptic seizures in young people who may not know they have a vulnerability, Dutch researchers say....
2019-06-20 01:17

Hero MotoSports Finishes 2nd In Silkway Rally Stage 9 Hero MotoSports Team Rally rider Paulo Goncalves finished second in Stage 9 of the ongoing Silkway Rally 2019. The ninth stage was one of the most challenging yet for the participants and saw......
2019-07-15 17:00

Gamers Prepare to Play Music-Festival Stage Music and videogames will converge at the new Metarama festival in Las Vegas this fall, the latest confluence of two industries looking to bank off the booming live-entertainment business....
2019-06-19 21:00

Audra McDonald on stage nudity, sex: ‘It scared me to death!’ Given her six Tony Awards, two Grammys, an Emmy and a National Medal of Arts, Audra McDonald has nothing left to prove. Yet there she is in “Frankie & Johnny in the Clair de Lune,” having noisy, simulated sex with Michael Shannon, and walking about i...
2019-06-20 23:34

How does tumor size relate to breast cancer stage? Doctors use tumor size to help determine the stage of breast cancer. People with early-stage cancers are likely to have smaller tumors that are easier for doctors to treat. However, doctors take many other factors into account when determining the ca...
2019-07-05 21:51

Exit stage far right: behind the pro-Trump play hitting Washington DC In what’s been called ‘Hamilton for the MAGA crowd’, Dean Cain heads up a dramatic retelling of the controversial anti-Trump FBI texts aimed at a rightwing audienceIt was not your typical Broadway or West End crowd.On Thursday night, audience members...
2019-06-14 18:51

This Robot Artist Just Became the First to Stage a Solo Exhibition. What Does That Say About Creativity? Standing in a wood-paneled room at the University of Oxford, surrounded by her artwork, Ai-Da looks out at her creations. “I want people to know that our times are powerful times,” she says slowly, pausing between sentences. Like many art...
2019-06-17 23:34

The Latest: Logano wins 1st stage of Cup race at Daytona Pole-sitter and Cup Series points leader Joey Logano has won the first stage of the NASCAR Cup Series race at Daytona International Speedway       ...
2019-07-07 20:17

This Weekend's Rocket League Tournament Will Set The Stage For The World Championship With a $100,000 prize pool at stake, this weekend’s big Rocket League tournament in Dallas will give some of the game’s biggest teams one last chance to test one another before next month’s World Championship....
2019-06-01 00:34

Men On The Moon So Why No Group-Stage Reserve Days: Bangladesh Coach The umpires' decision left tournament chiefs with the unwanted record for the most number of abandoned games at a World Cup, surpassing the two each at the 1992 and 2003 editions....
2019-06-12 05:34

Carapaz storms into pink on Stage 14, Yates rises up standings "Ecuador’s Richard Carapaz soloed to a second win of the Giro d’Italia and soared into the race lead after an explosive Stage 14 in the Alps, as Britain’s Simon Yates clawed back some time and returned to the top 10 in the shadow of Mont Blanc."...
2019-05-25 18:34

10 games to watch in the group stage at the Women's World Cup USA games, Norway-France highlight our 10 games to watch in the group stage of the Women's World Cup.        ...
2019-06-07 01:51

Powell Says Outlook Hasn't Improved, Setting Stage for Rate Cut Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said Wednesday the economic outlook hasn’t improved in recent weeks, an indication the central bank could be prepared to cut its benchmark short-term rate when officials meet later this month....
2019-07-10 16:00

Westeros to West End: Game of Thrones stars on stage – in pictures Actors from TV’s biggest show are invading UK stages this summer, from Gwendoline Christie at London’s Bridge Theatre to Daniel Portman at the Edinburgh fringeIndira Varma interview: ‘You have to deliver!’ Continue reading......
2019-06-19 20:51

Ciccone wins grueling Stage 16; Carapaz keeps Giro lead Giulio Ciccone of Italy won the toughest stage of the Giro d'Italia on Tuesday, while Richard Carapaz remained in the overall lead after another disappointing day for race favorite Primoz Roglic        ...
2019-05-28 18:17

Amazon’s Jeff Bezos interrupted by protester on Vegas stage LAS VEGAS (AP) — An on-stage talk by Amazon CEO and founder Jeff Bezos in Las Vegas was briefly interrupted Thursday by a protester who rushed on stage and yelled about chicken farms. Bezos was attending Amazon’s re:Mars conference at the Aria ...
2019-06-07 00:00

Ciccone wins sodden Stage 16 as Roglic suffers on the Mortirolo "Slovenia’s Primoz Roglic dropped to third in the overall standings after a trademark Vincenzo Nibali attack on the rain-soaked Mortirolo as Italy’s Giulio Ciccone won Stage 16 and extended his vice-like grip on the blue jersey."...
2019-05-28 19:51

Kylie breaks down on Glastonbury stage 14 years after cancer battle KYLIE Minogue wept on stage today as she finally performed at Glastonbury, fourteen years after being forced to drop out after battling cancer in 2005....
2019-06-30 19:51

Teunissen pips Sagan in thrilling Stage 1 finale to take yellow "Dutchman Mike Teunissen sprung a huge surprise to deny Slovakia’s Peter Sagan victory and the yellow jersey in the opening stage of the Tour de France in Brussels after a crash-strewn finale."...
2019-07-06 17:34

U.S., Taliban peace talks to end Afghan war enter crucial stage Negotiators for the United States and Taliban Islamist militants will start on Saturday a seventh round of peace talks to end the war in Afghanistan, offering what one U.S. official called a "make-or-break moment" to halt 18 years of fighting....
2019-06-29 10:34

The Point: Here's how a weird DNC rule is setting the 2020 debate stage Earlier this week, with virtually no advance notice, the Democratic National Committee, released its criteria for how the 23(!) candidates running for the party's presidential nomination can qualify for a spot on the stage for the third party-sanctio...
2019-05-31 18:51

Indian-American Protester Interrupts Jeff Bezos on Stage An Indian-American animal rights activist briefly interrupted Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos's onstage firechat when she rushed on stage and asked Bezos to do something about "chicken farms"....
2019-06-07 09:51

Watch the stunning finish to Stage 18 as breakaway denies sprinters "It was the most extraordinary of finishes to Stage 18 as Damiano Cima converted a long breakaway to deny the sprinters and win a stunning Stage 18 of the 2019 Giro d\u0027Italia."...
2019-05-30 20:17

E.Ventures raises $400 million for early-stage U.S. and European startups E.Ventures, a 20-year-old fund with headquarters in San Francisco and Berlin, has raised $400 million for two early-stage venture capital funds.Read More...
2019-07-03 17:34

Brazilians stage general strike to protest pension overhaul Thousands of people filled the streets of Brazil's main cities Friday, and schools, banks and some public transportation shut down, as Brazilians angry over a pension reform and budget cuts held the first general strike of far-right President Jair Bo...
2019-06-15 05:17

German theater brings David Grossman novel to Israeli stage How can a Frankfurt theater bring a deeply Israeli experience of war, trauma and violent loss to the stage in Tel Aviv? A German-language production of Grossman's "To the End of the Land" grappled with this challenge....
2019-07-02 17:34

| Damiano Cima wins Giro d'Italia 18th stage Italy's Damiano Cima of the Nippo team snatched victory with a sprint finish, holding off a late charging peloton in Thursday's 18th stage of the Giro d'Italia....
2019-05-30 18:34

'Stranger Things' Final Trailer sets the stage for season three Since premiering in July 2016, Stranger Things has become an award-winning and widely-appreciated Netflix series. Season three is almost ready for release on July 4th -- along with a game for Xbox One, PS4, Switch, PC and mobile devices -- and after....
2019-06-21 10:34

U.S. looks to improve ties with Indonesian special forces, stage exercises Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan met his Indonesian counterpart on Thursday as the United States looks to improve ties with an Indonesian special forces unit that have been limited due to human rights abuses in the 1990s....
2019-05-30 10:00

Enanta's lung infection therapy succeeds in mid-stage trial Enanta Pharmaceuticals Inc said on Friday its treatment for a highly contagious respiratory infection met the main goal of reducing virus levels in the body and improving symptoms in patients in a mid-stage study....
2019-06-14 13:17

Mick Jagger back on stage three months after heart surgery Rolling Stones frontman appeared in first concert of No Filter tour delayed in April Mick Jagger appeared healthy and energetic as he returned to the stage for his first major concert performance following heart surgery.Jagger, 75, ran and skipped al...
2019-06-22 14:34

Longtime Kenzo designers stage final show in Paris It was quite literally the final curtain for Kenzo’s Carol Lim and Humberto Leon at Paris Fashion Week on Sunday, after the duo’s eight successful years at the creative helm of the house came to a close...
2019-06-23 23:01

NASCAR Pocono: Stage-winner Larson must be "smarter" in key moments Kyle Larson says he must be "smarter" when he has a car capable of strong NASCAR Cup Series results, after winning two stages but falling to 26th at Pocono...
2019-06-03 16:51

Russian band to stage Planned Parenthood benefit in Alabama BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The Russian protest band Pussy Riot is planning a concert in Alabama to benefit Planned Parenthood after the state passed the nation’s toughest anti-abortion law. Al.com reports that the feminist band is set to perform J...
2019-06-06 16:51

Peters wins Stage 17; Carapaz extends Giro lead ANTERSELVA, Italy (AP) — Nans Peters of France claimed his first Grand Tour stage victory by winning the 17th leg of the Giro d’Italia on Wednesday, while Ecuadorian cyclist Richard Carapaz celebrated his birthday by extending his overall lead....
2019-05-29 17:51

Climate protesters stage 'die-in' at Queensland Museum's dinosaur exhibit Hundreds of Extinction Rebellion demonstrators, many dressed as endangered animals, rally in BrisbaneAround 250 environmental activists have laid down among the dinosaurs at the Queensland Museum on Sunday, in the first large Extinction Rebellion eve...
2019-05-26 10:51

| Solomon, Boros bounce back to take Berg River stage 1 Defending champions Graeme Solomon and Adrian Boros had to fight back from a disastrous mishap to take full control of the Berg River Canoe Marathon....
2019-07-03 18:51

Jesus takes center stage as Brazil win Copa America Brazil's Gabriel Jesus made one goal, scored another and was sent off in the second half as they beat Peru 3-1 on Sunday to win the Copa America for the ninth time in a pulsating contest at the Maracana stadium....
2019-07-08 01:51

| Dario Cataldo wins 15th stage of Giro d'Italia Dario Cataldo won the 15th stage of the Giro d'Italia by outsprinting the other survivor of a long breakaway, fellow Italian, Mattia Cattaneo in Como....
2019-05-26 18:51

California teen's Marine brother surprises her on stage at graduation A California high schooler was brought to tears Wednesday when her older brother, a Lance Corporal in the Marines, surprised her on stage as she accepted her diploma during graduation ceremonies....
2019-05-31 06:34

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....
2019-06-14 14:51

| Teuns wins first TDF mountain stage as Ciccone takes yellow Dylan Teuns claimed victory on the sixth stage of the Tour de France on the La Planches des Belles Filles summit finish, as Italy's Giulio Ciccone took the overall lead....
2019-07-11 18:51

| Sangakkara optimistic Sri Lanka will stage England series despite attacks Kumar Sangakkara believes Sri Lanka will stage England's scheduled tour of the island next year despite safety concerns caused by the Easter Sunday terror attacks....
2019-05-23 19:51

Amy Schumer Returns to the Comedy Stage Just 2 Weeks After Giving Birth Amy Schumer is back! The 37-year-old returned to the stage on Monday night as she performed a set at the famous Comedy Cellar in New York City. Schumer posted a photo on Instagram from......
2019-05-21 15:17

Ex-French Leader Francois Hollande Finds Second Career -- On Stage Former French president Francois Hollande made the first tentative step into what may or may not be a second career this weekend when he trod the boards at one of the world's biggest theatre......
2019-07-14 05:51

Hong Kong actor Simon Yam stabbed on stage in China An unknown assailant stabbed Hong Kong actor Simon Yam on Saturday during a promotional event in mainland China but Yam's injuries were not life-threatening, Chinese state media reported....
2019-07-20 16:00

Cycling: Australia's Ewan wins stage 11 of Giro d'Italia Australia's Caleb Ewan claimed the 11th stage of the Giro d'Italia on Wednesday after a bunch sprint at the end of a 221-kilometer ride from Carpi to Novi Ligure....
2019-05-22 21:01

#TheBreakaway - Roche explains how he crashed on long flat stage "Nico Roche and Adam Blythe join Orla Chennaoui for The Breakaway after Stage 7 of the 2019 Tour de France. Roche discusses riding the stage and his crash, before Geraint Thomas and the favourites are assessed (04:25). Sagan is interviewed (06:30), B...
2019-07-12 21:34

Wiggins: Stage 6 battle will show where Ineos power lies "Bradley Wiggins says a potential showdown between reigning champion Geraint Thomas and co-leader Egan Bernal at La Planche des Belles Filles on Thursday could give a true indicator of where the power lies in Team Ineos."...
2019-07-11 14:00

Ewan wins Stage 11; Conti keeps pink jersey in Giro NOVI LIGURE, Italy (AP) — Caleb Ewan of Australia sprinted to victory on the 11th stage of the Giro d’Italia on Wednesday, while Italian cyclist Valerio Conti remained the overall leader. Ewan, who rides for Lotto-Soudal, edged out Arnaud Demar...
2019-05-22 18:17

Facebook, Amazon and Alphabet take center stage on Wall Street The so-called FANG stocks take center stage on Wall Street this week, with Amazon , Alphabet and Facebook set to report as the S&P 500 approaches a record high....
2019-07-22 23:00

De Gendt wins stage as Alaphilippe attacks to take back yellow "Thomas De Gendt rode to a solo win to take Stage 8 of the Tour de France, while Julian Alaphilippe reclaimed the overall lead and ensured that a French rider will be wearing the yellow jersey on Bastille Day."...
2019-07-14 00:51

Graduate attempts a backflip on stage before receiving his diploma and fails A college student attempted a backflip on stage during his graduation ceremony. He ended up falling on his neck.        ...
2019-05-21 14:32

Cycling: Pinot tames rivals again as Yates takes stage win Thibaut Pinot emerged as the strongest of the main contenders to win the Tour de France after dominating his rivals for the second successive day in the 15th stage, a 185-km mountain battle won by Briton Simon Yates on Sunday....
2019-07-21 19:34

Dragons, Shock to face off in Overwatch League Stage 3 finals San Francisco is back in its third straight stage final and looking to defend a title, while Shanghai is fresh off wins over the touted NYXL and Vancouver Titans....
2019-07-14 16:51

Giro d'Italia: Ilnur Zakarin climbs into contention with stage 13 win Mikel Landa impresses as Jan Polanc stays in pinkSimon Yates struggles and loses major time gapsRussia’s Ilnur Zakarin powered to victory in the 13th stage of the Giro d’Italia, the first mountain test for the overall contenders, while favourites Pri...
2019-05-24 19:17

Benedetti claims heroic first win on stage 12, Polanc seizes pink "Italy’s Cesare Benedetti denied compatriot Damiano Caruso and Ireland’s Eddie Dunbar in a thrilling five-up sprint to win an explosive stage 12 of the Giro d’Italia as Slovenia’s Jan Polanc took over the race lead from teammate Valerio Conti."...
2019-05-23 17:51

Poles stage banana protest over removal of 'indecent' artwork Around 1,000 people, many eating bananas to make their point, protested in front of Warsaw's National Museum on Monday over a decision last week to remove artworks deemed "indecent" by the museum's director....
2019-05-21 18:01

Pelosi calls on Trump family, staff to stage an intervention WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called on President Trump’s inner circle to stage an intervention with him after he abruptly ended an Oval Office meeting with Democratic leaders on Wednesday to protest their continuing investigations of him. ...
2019-05-24 03:51

Cycling: Peters wins Giro stage 17, Carapaz stays in pink Frenchman Nans Peters claimed the biggest win of his career when he prevailed in the 17th stage of the Giro d'Italia, a 181-km ride from Commezzadura on Wednesday....
2019-05-29 19:34

Indian doctors stage nationwide strike over 'inhuman' working conditions Hundreds of thousands of doctors across India went on strike on Monday demanding better working conditions, the country's top medical body said, as the outrage over lax security conditions at hospitals escalated....
2019-06-17 12:51

Cataldo wins Giro stage as Roglic crashes on borrowed bike COMO, Italy (AP) — Astana rider Dario Cataldo has won the 15th stage of the Giro d’Italia on a nightmare day for race favorite Primoz Roglic. The Italian finished the 232-kilometer (144-mile) route from Ivrea to Como in 5 hours, 48 minutes, 15 ...
2019-05-26 21:17

Hundreds of climate protesters stage blockade in German coal mine Hundreds of climate change protesters broke into a huge open cast mine in western Germany Saturday to protest against the country's ongoing dependence on fossil fuels....
2019-06-23 16:17

Kylie Minogue sparkles on Glastonbury stage 14 years after cancer battle Kylie Minogue delighted a huge crowd at Glastonbury with hits including "Spinning Around", "Shocked" and "Better the Devil You Know", 14 years after illness forced her to cancel a headline performance at the festival....
2019-06-30 22:00

#TheBreakaway - Alberto Contador reacts to Simon Yates' brilliant stage win "Alberto Contador joins Orla Chennaoui, Brian Smith and Dan Lloyd to discuss Simon Yates\u0027 brilliant stage win. There is an interview with Geraint Thomas (10:00) and a look ahead to Friday\u0027s time trial."...
2019-07-19 01:00

Taliban kill 26 government militiamen as talks enter crucial stage Taliban militants killed at least 26 members of a pro-government militia in north Afghanistan on Saturday, officials said, as the militants and U.S. negotiators prepared for a new round of peace talks in Qatar....
2019-06-29 12:00

'No other race I've dreamt of winning!' - Ewan revels in maiden stage victory "Australia’s Caleb Ewan opened his Tour de France account with a fast finish in Stage 11 at Toulouse to deny Dutchman Dylan Groenewegen and Italian Elia Viviani."...
2019-07-18 06:17

Swiss women stage mass strike demanding overdue equality Hundreds of thousands of women across Switzerland held a strike on Friday to highlight their wealthy nation's poor record on female rights, recreating the passion of the last such walkout 28 years ago....
2019-06-14 19:51

REFILE-Enanta's lung infection therapy succeeds in mid-stage trial Enanta Pharmaceuticals Inc said on Friday its treatment for a highly contagious respiratory infection met the main goal of reducing virus levels in the body and improving symptoms in patients in a mid-stage study....
2019-06-14 16:34

UPDATE 1-Enanta's lung infection therapy succeeds in mid-stage trial Enanta Pharmaceuticals Inc said on Friday its treatment for a highly contagious respiratory infection met the main goal of reducing virus levels in the body in a mid-stage study....
2019-06-14 16:34

Russian band Pussy Riot to stage Planned Parenthood benefit The Russian protest band Pussy Riot is planning a concert in Alabama to benefit Planned Parenthood.        ...
2019-06-07 11:17

Cycling: Carapaz on verge of Giro victory after chaotic stage in Dolomites Richard Carapaz was on the brink of winning the Giro d'Italia after he retained the overall leader's pink jersey in Saturday's penultimate stage in the Dolomites....
2019-06-01 20:00

Indian-Origin Comedian Dies On Stage; Audience Thought He Was Performing An Indian-origin stand-up comedian died on stage due to high level of anxiety while performing his act in front of a packed audience here, according to a media report....
2019-07-21 13:51

Polish nationalists win EU vote, set stage for national ballot: exit poll Poland's ruling Law and Justice party (PiS) came out ahead in Sunday's European Parliament vote, seen as a test of the party's nationalist, euroskeptic platform before a national election later in the year....
2019-05-27 08:17

Yates 'proud' of stage win but insists helping Adam remains priority "A beaming Simon Yates completed his Grand Tour trilogy on Thursday, but says helping his brother Adam is his \"main goal\" after Stage 12 of the Tour de France."...
2019-07-18 21:00

#TheBreakaway - Analysis from Wiggins, Smithy and Orla after Stage 17's breakaway bonanza "Eurosport\u0027s daily analysis show will be live on Facebook, Youtube and Twitter after every day of the Giro d\u0027Italia. In Wednesday\u0027s episode, Bradley Wiggins and Brian Smith joined Orla Chennaoui to discuss a hugely entertaining Stage 1...
2019-05-30 00:51

Venezuela death squads kill young men, stage scenes, U.N. report says Venezuelan security forces are sending death squads to murder young men and stage the scenes to make it look like the victims resisted arrest, the United Nations said in a report issued by its human rights chief on Thursday....
2019-07-04 19:17

Amy Schumer ‘mom-shamed’ for returning to comedy stage 2 weeks after giving birth Amy Schumer returned to the comedy stage this week two weeks after giving birth to her and husband  Chris Fischer's son. But some of the star’s fellow moms were not too happy with her decision to do so, slamming Schumer on social media for returning ...
2019-05-22 18:51

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....
2019-05-24 23:34

Confident USA riding high entering Women's World Cup knockout stage A win over Sweden may not have done much to settle concerns over the defense, but the US are brimming with confidence as the business end of the tournament comes into viewIt’s onto the knockout round of the Women’s World Cup for the defending champio...
2019-06-21 20:34

Apple's Supporting Actors---iPad, Watch and Mac---Take Center Stage at WWDC Apple spent a decade building a universe of products around the iPhone. But on Monday at its Worldwide Developers Conference, the company made it look like the iPhone was just one member of an ensemble cast...
2019-06-06 09:51

SoftBank raises $270 million via Seoul unit for early-stage investments SoftBank Group Corp said on Friday its Seoul-based venture capital unit focusing on early-stage investments has raised a 317 billion won ($270 million) fund....
2019-07-19 11:17

AR/VR early stage valuations soften, leading to investment and acquisition opportunities If the market begins to take off in late 2020 -- potentially driven by Apple, Facebook and others -- early stage deal makers could reap the rewards.Read More...
2019-07-17 02:51

Peter Sagan sprints to Stage 5 win to strengthen hold on green jersey "Slovakian sensation Peter Sagan roared to Stage 5 glory in Colmar to extend his lead in the green jersey competition by beating Belgium’s Wout Van Aert and Italy’s Matteo Trentin in a reduced bunch sprint."...
2019-07-10 20:34

Experimental drug delays type 1 diabetes onset in mid-stage trial (Reuters Health) - In people at high risk for type 1 diabetes, 14 days of therapy with the experimental drug teplizumab delayed development of the disease by a year or more, according to results from a mid-stage study presented Sunday....
2019-06-09 22:17

WRC's Wales Rally GB has Liverpool start, revives Oulton Park stage Britain's World Rally Championship round will start in England for the first time in 20 years, with Wales Rally GB flagged away from Liverpool into an opening Oulton Park stage...
2019-05-22 12:34

Demare stuns rivals to win Stage 10 as big crash disrupts sprint finish "Frenchman Arnaud Demare ended his winless streak for 2019 with a surprise win in stage 10 ahead of Italy’s Elia Viviani after a nasty crash inside the final kilometre thwarted any chances of a hat-trick for the in-form Pascal Ackermann."...
2019-05-21 18:34

Record season puts Fordham on college baseball’s biggest stage Kevin Leighton knew reaching the NCAA Tournament was big. But he didn’t know just how significant it was to Fordham until he finished dinner Saturday night and picked up his phone. “It’s been crazy,” the Fordham baseball coach said in a phone intervi...
2019-05-31 02:34

Malkovich returns to London stage as disgraced producer in Mamet play American actor John Malkovich returned to London's West End on Wednesday after nearly 30 years, taking on what he called a "very challenging" role of a disgraced Hollywood film mogul in a new play partly inspired by the scandal surrounding producer H...
2019-06-20 05:51

From the unknown to AFCON: Lower league players who thrived on the biggest stage "Ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations Sean Cole spoke to George Abbey and Kwesi Appiah on the realities of being a lower league player called upon to represent their country at an international tournament."...
2019-06-20 19:00

Jumpin' Jack Flash Jagger back on stage after heart surgery Mick Jagger swaggered back to the stage on Friday in his first concert after undergoing heart surgery in April as the Rolling Stones kicked off a delayed North American tour....
2019-06-22 06:17

Protester storms stage at 2019 Global Petroleum Show in Calgary A protester who said he does not want the province of Alberta “to be polluted” stormed the stage at the 2019 Global Petroleum Show in Calgary on Tuesday....
2019-06-12 01:00

Sagan not worried about lack of victories, points to climbing efforts after Stage 4 "Three-time world champion Peter Sagan has said that he is not worried after he went another stage at the Tour de France without securing a victory."...
2019-07-10 00:00

Stage 14 highlights: Carapaz in pink as Roglic, Nibali, Yates close in GC "Ecuador’s Richard Carapaz soloed to a second win of the Giro d’Italia and soared into the race lead after an explosive Stage 14 in the Alps, as Britain’s Simon Yates clawed back some time and returned to the top 10 in the shadow of Mont Blanc."...
2019-05-25 20:51

Jennifer Lopez's Daughter Emme Joins Mom on Stage for Beautiful Duet Jennifer Lopez's daughter Emme is a singing star! During her concert at the Forum in Inglewood, California on Friday, the pop singer and actress brought onstage the 11-year-old girl,......
2019-06-08 21:01

Demare wins crash-affected Stage 10; Conti keeps Giro lead Arnaud Demare of France sprinted to victory after a crash affected the end of the 10th stage of the Giro d'Italia on Tuesday, while Italian cyclist Valerio Conti remained overall leader        ...
2019-05-21 19:34

Beto O'Rourke, a Democratic darling in 2018, struggling on national stage Beto O’Rourke, the former Texas congressman who nearly won a U.S. Senate seat last year in the reliably conservative state, is struggling in his White House bid and has lost support from young voters and minorities, according to a new Reuters/Ipsos n...
2019-06-06 19:17

Cycling: Zakarin wins Giro stage 13 as Roglic, Nibali stay together Russian Ilnur Zakarin powered to victory in the 13th stage of the Giro d'Italia, the first mountain test for the overall contenders, while favorites Primoz Roglic and Vincenzo Nibali finished together on Friday....
2019-05-24 20:00

Indian-American Activist Storms On Stage, Shouts At Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos An Indian-American animal rights activist briefly interrupted Amazon Founder and CEO Jeff Bezos's on-stage firechat when she rushed on stage and asked Bezos to do something about "chicken farms"....
2019-06-07 16:17

Opposition Leaders Stage Protest Demanding Complete Farm Loan Waiver Opposition lawmakers in Maharashtra today staged a protest here alleging agrarian crisis in the state and made a strong pitch for complete farm loan waiver....
2019-06-18 10:51

Blues Beat Bruins, but Officiating Takes Center Stage at Stanley Cup Finals An official appeared to miss a penalty by a St. Louis Blues player, setting off a sequence that allowed them to score the decisive goal in a 2-1 victory over the Boston Bruins....
2019-06-07 16:00

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Knockouts should offer break from defensive group stage A shortage of goals and tough defensive tactics – the group stage of the Africa Cup of Nations never quite got going. But the round of 16 offers some potentially exciting clashes, including a continental classic....
2019-07-03 17:17

Trump sets stage for 2020 fight with false claims and recycled attacks President kicked off his bid with lies, attacks on the press and claims a Democrat president would ‘shut down your free speech’Donald Trump has set the stage for the nastiest US presidential race in modern times with a campaign rally that recycled ol...
2019-06-19 09:51

Pelosi urges Trump aides, family to stage an ‘intervention’ for the 'good of the country' House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday urged members of the Trump family, White House staff and administration officials to stage an “intervention” for President Trump, after claiming he had a “temper tantrum” “again.”...
2019-05-23 18:51

Jennifer Lopez Gives Carli Lloyd a Lap Dance on Stage to Celebrate World Cup Victory Jennifer Lopez is very happy the U.S. women's national soccer team won the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup. A week after their win, their fourth such victory since 1991, J.Lo gave......
2019-07-13 19:34

Mauritania rise from fourth worst team in world to Africa’s grand stage In 2012 only Bhutan, San Marino and the Turks & Caicos Islands were ranked below the desert nation but a football revolution has delivered an Africa Cup of Nations debutUntil recently it could have been said that the only way for Mauritania to reach ...
2019-06-22 15:17

VBI's shares plunge after hep B vaccine fails secondary goal in late-stage trial VBI Vaccines Inc said on Monday a late-stage study was unsuccessful in showing two doses of its hepatitis B vaccine were as effective as three doses of an older vaccine from GlaxoSmithKline, sending its shares plunging 66%....
2019-06-18 00:34

Arnaud Démare wins stage 10 of Giro after Ackermann crash sparks chaos Frenchman holds off Viviani and Selig in reduced sprint Points leader Ackermann hits tarmac close to finishArnaud Démare claimed his first win of 2019 with victory on stage 10 of the Giro d’Italia in Modena.The Frenchman held off the Italian national...
2019-05-21 19:34

Rolling Stones return to the stage after Mick Jagger's health issues The Rolling Stones play in Chicago Friday after postponing their North American tour because frontman Mick Jagger needed medical treatment.        ...
2019-06-22 10:17

Couple weds in ICU ceremony after bride is diagnosed with stage 4 cancer, heart failure A blushing Australian bride was given the chance to marry her high school sweetheart and father of her two children in a moving ceremony put together by hospital staff who are helping to care for her heart failure and stage 4 cancer....
2019-06-04 17:00

On world stage, Trump backs North Korea's scathing criticism of Biden U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday publicly endorsed North Korea's scathing personal attack on former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, dismissing criticism that he was siding with a foreign dictator over a fellow American....
2019-05-27 23:34

Fed Stress Tests Find Top Banks Are Strong, Setting Stage for Wave of Payouts The Federal Reserve said the largest banks were generally well prepared to withstand a severe crisis, although Credit Suisse must improve its operations....
2019-06-27 23:34

Unexpected Stage Company’s husband-and-wife founders can’t make their D.C. Dream Day long enough Rachel Stroud-Goodrich and Christopher Goodrich are celebrating their theater company's 10-year anniversary with a production of "The Few" in Bethesda....
2019-07-12 00:17

Wimbledon order of play - Day 10: Serena, Strycova, Svitolina and Halep take centre stage "Serena Williams will face unseeded Barbora Strycova on Thursday for a place in the Wimbledon final, while Elina Svitolina faces off against Simona Halep."...
2019-07-11 10:34

House Democrats set the stage for a $17 billion showdown with Senate over defense policy bill DEVIL IN THE DETAILS: The tough work of nailing down the final provisions of the annual defense policy bill known as the NDAA begins in earnest this afternoon in the House, as the Rules Committee meets to begin sorting out the 600-plus amendments for...
2019-07-09 14:17

Giro d'Italia: Cima holds off pack to win stage while Carapaz retains lead Damiano Cima wins enthralling sprint finishRichard Carapaz retains overall lead from Vincenzo NibaliThe Italian rider Damiano Cima won the 18th stage of the Giro d’Italia after a thrilling sprint finish in Santa Maria di Sala.It was Cima’s first stag...
2019-05-30 19:51

As Theresa May exits stage left, the Tories dance ever rightward | Nick Cohen Moderate Remainers and Leavers have been abandoned by all the candidatesThe far right is defining politics. To understand how, imagine a line dance where each dancer takes a step to the right and points an accusing finger at the person next to him.Yo...
2019-06-08 20:34

Asia stocks rise, dollar sags as Fed chair sets stage for rate cut Asian stocks rose and the dollar sagged on Thursday after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell reinforced prospects of a U.S. interest rate cut later this month....
2019-07-11 02:51

Yates wins Stage 15 as distanced Alaphilippe clings on to yellow despite Pinot pressure "The first cracks in Julian Alaphilippe’s yellow armour appeared in a scintillating and sodden Stage 15 to Foix Prat d’Albis as the Frenchman limited his losses to retain the race lead after Britain’s Simon Yates held off a late surge by the irrepres...
2019-07-22 00:17

Thomas profits from Alaphilippe’s late struggle as Simon Yates wins stage 15 • Thibaut Pinot makes attack to cut into Frenchman’s lead • Thomas happy to gain time back on Alaphilippe on final climbThibaut Pinot exploded the status quo in the Tour de France, blowing both Geraint Thomas and Julian Alaphilippe off his back wheel...
2019-07-21 21:34

A Long Simmering Conflict Takes Center Stage in the Supergirl Season 5 Trailer The larger Arrowverse is changing, and Kara Danvers along with it. In the first trailer for Supergirl’s upcoming fifth season that just dropped at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, the Girl of Steel is back and facing off against technology, a secret ...
2019-07-21 17:01

Timelapse footage shows new Glastonbury stage IICON taking shape – video In the middle of a huge warehouse in Silvertown in east London, the founders of the festival’s raucous after-hours playground, Block9, unveiled its latest and most ambitious stage installation to date, IICON. IICON is a 65ft video-mapped 'anonymised ...
2019-06-29 21:34

Arsenal hope Edu’s return instils invincible ethos at a critical stage | Amy Lawrence Former player, appointed to oversee the club’s long-term vision, will find a squad in urgent need of quality in key positionsArsène Wenger was always so resistant to the idea of a technical director that it never got much leverage at Arsenal until he...
2019-07-10 03:17

Carapaz wins Giro d'Italia, Haga clinches final stage Richard Carapaz clinched his first Grand Tour victory as he won the Giro d'Italia and American Chad Haga was fastest on the final stage's individual time trial        ...
2019-06-02 21:17

Asia stocks gain, dollar droops as Fed chair sets stage for rate cut Asian stocks gained and the dollar drooped on Thursday after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell reinforced prospects of a U.S. interest rate cut later this month....
2019-07-11 06:34

Wu-Tang Clan become first hip-hop act to headline country music's legendary Ryman stage Legendary rap group Wu-Tang Clan took over the Mother Church of Country Music on Sunday night as the rest of Nashville closed out CMA Fest 2019.        ...
2019-06-10 17:17

Hong Kong citizens stage huge rally against China extradition plan Pro-democracy groups are eyeing the biggest single-day rally since 2003 against the government's extradition bill. International pressure against the plan is also mounting, with criticism coming from the EU and the US....
2019-06-09 08:17

Cricket World Cup 2019 results and standings: Full table for tournament group stage The 2019 Cricket World Cup takes place in England and Wales this summer, with the ten best ODI sides in the world battling for the right to be crowned world champions....
2019-05-30 20:51

AstraZeneca's blood cancer drug meets main goal in late-stage trial AstraZeneca Plc said on Thursday its blood cancer drug met the main goal of a final stage trial, taking the treatment one step closer to a marketing approval as the drugmaker seeks to bolster its oncology portfolio....
2019-06-06 12:17

South Korean Hyundai Heavy workers stage full-scale strike over merger Unionized workers at Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. staged a full-scale strike on Wednesday to protest a plan to split up the company for a merger with a smaller local shipbuilder....
2019-05-22 10:34

Benedetti pips Dunbar to Giro d'Italia stage 12 win as Polanc takes pink jersey Ireland’s Eddie Dunbar overtaken on final climb at PineroloJan Polanc takes overall lead from team-mate Valerio ContiIreland’s Eddie Dunbar had to settle for third place as Cesare Benedetti took victory on stage 12 of the Giro d’Italia, as Valerio Co...
2019-05-23 21:51

Experimental blood test takes major strides in detecting early stage cancer A California company says its experimental blood test was able to detect many types of cancer at an early stage and gave very few false alarms in a study that included people with and without the disease. Grail Inc. gave results in a news release on ...
2019-05-31 21:34

German star Dzsenifer Marozsan to miss remainder of Women's World Cup group stage The German women’s national team will be without star midfielder Dzsenifer Marozsan for the rest of the Women’s World Cup group stage after breaking her toe Saturday against China....
2019-06-11 17:34

Bernal claims title as Carthy wins final stage with fabulous solo effort "British rider Hugh Carthy produced a fabulous solo effort on Sunday to win the final stage of the Tour de Suisse, with Egan Bernal claiming the overall title."...
2019-06-23 19:51

Carapaz survives GC battle in the mountains to all-but secure Giro title as Bilbao wins Stage 20 "Richard Carapaz (Movistar Team) survived a punishing day in the mountains to protect his general classification lead ahead of the closing time trial of the 2019 Giro d’Italia."...
2019-06-01 21:51

Dramatic day sees huge time losses in crosswind chaos as Van Aert wins stage "Wout Van Aert (Jumbo Visma) triumphed in a sprint finish to win Stage 10 of the Tour de France, but that doesn’t tell even half the story of a dramatic day of racing in southern France."...
2019-07-15 21:51

GSK drug helps ovarian cancer patients live longer in late-stage study GlaxoSmithKline Plc's cancer treatment Zejula met the main goal of helping patients with ovarian cancer live longer without their disease worsening in a late-stage study, the company said on Monday....
2019-07-16 04:51

UPDATE 2-VBI's shares plunge after hep B vaccine fails secondary goal in late-stage trial VBI Vaccines Inc said on Monday a late-stage study was unsuccessful in showing two doses of its hepatitis B vaccine were as effective as three doses of an older vaccine from GlaxoSmithKline, sending its shares plunging 66%....
2019-06-17 20:34

Teen with cerebral palsy walks across graduation stage to receive high school diploma A Florida teen with cerebral palsy didn’t let his condition get in the way of walking across the graduation stage and receiving his high school diploma, a report said Monday. The crowd of attendees at the Jacksonville graduation ceremony roared as Je...
2019-06-04 02:34

Attacks from ISIS sleeper cells in Iraq and Syria could set the stage for a future land grab Remnants of the Islamic State are engaged in a campaign of violence, extortion, and terrorism in Syria and Iraq in an apparent effort to regroup after the disintegration of the jihadist group's land caliphate earlier this year....
2019-06-30 05:34

Giro d'Italia: Richard Carapaz extends race lead as Nans Peters wins stage 17 French rider breaks clear for maiden Grand Tour winCarapaz picks up seven seconds on Vincenzo NibaliFrance’s Nans Peters won stage 17 of the Giro d’Italia as overall leader Richard Carapaz gained a few extra seconds on his rivals.Peters powered clear...
2019-05-29 18:51

WATCH: Geraint Thomas makes huge Stage 6 statement as he puts time into rivals and Bernal "Geraint Thomas stamped his authority on Team Ineos with a big shift on Stage 6 of the Tour de France as he put time into his GC rivals and team-mate Egan Bernal."...
2019-07-12 00:51

Hong Kong ignores protest deadline to scrap extradition bill, sets stage for further protests Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam ignored a Thursday deadline set by some protesters to withdraw an extradition bill that she promoted then postponed, setting the stage for a new wave of demonstrations in the Chinese-ruled city....
2019-06-20 11:51

Rolling Stones make triumphant return to the stage in Chicago following Mick Jagger's surgery The Stones kicked off the "No Filter" tour at Soldier Field in Chicago Friday, the first show after Mick Jagger's reported heart surgery this spring.        ...
2019-06-22 19:51

Giro d'Italia: Esteban Chaves wins 19th stage as Richard Carapaz stays in pink Colombian takes third solo win of career in mountain stageRichard Carapaz keeps rivals at bay to retain overall leadEsteban Chaves ended his year-long wait for a victory with an emotional stage 19 success at the Giro d’Italia.Chaves, riding for Mitch...
2019-05-31 18:34

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks gain, dollar droops as Fed chair sets stage for rate cut Asian stocks gained and the dollar drooped on Thursday after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell reinforced prospects of a U.S. interest rate cut later this month....
2019-07-11 06:00

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks rise, dollar sags as Fed chair sets stage for rate cut Asian stocks rose and the dollar sagged on Thursday after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell reinforced prospects of a U.S. interest rate cut later this month....
2019-07-11 03:17

Are these two the next stars of the PGA Tour? These two golfers from Oklahoma State, Viktor Hovland and Matthew Wolff, could be the next stars of the PGA.        ...
2019-06-24 03:00

Vulnerable people are corporate assets in Test, an eerie comic showing where late-stage capitalism can lead Test opens on a young person in the cab of an 18-wheeler, sparking anxiety in the reader about vulnerable hitchhikers and the threat long-haul truckers can pose. But expectations are thwarted as Aleph, Test’s protagonist and the fragile-looking young...
2019-07-10 02:00

England skipper Steph Houghton urges fans to attend World Cup after empty seats mar group stage England captain Steph Houghton has called on fans to descend on France for the World Cup knockout stages after another disappointing attendance in Nice....
2019-06-20 13:34

Inside look: How PGA Tour event comes together Organizers at the Rocket Mortgage Classic granted Golfweek and USA TODAY Sports a behind-the-scenes look at how to put on a PGA Tour event.        ...
2019-06-27 21:51

Are these two golfers the next stars of the PGA Tour? These two golfers from Oklahoma State, Viktor Hovland and Matthew Wolff, could be the next stars of the PGA.        ...
2019-06-22 01:17

Wiggins: The Tour is G's for the taking now "Geraint Thomas can \"definitely\" defend his Tour de France title after an opening week which has crushed the hopes of some of his General Classification rivals, according to Bradley Wiggins."...
2019-07-15 21:51

Mario Kart Tour: everything we know so far Despite a somewhat inconsistent record with smartphone games, Nintendo is continuing to add to its roster, revealing that its next effort will be a mobile Mario Kart.Update: Mario Kart Tour is out in closed beta on Android, and we've updated thi...
2019-05-23 03:51

Meanwhile, Not in France ... It’s the summer of the Women’s World Cup, and for once it’s the men’s soccer tournaments that have been overshadowed. Here’s what you might have missed....
2019-07-01 21:51

ITF announces changes to World Tennis Tour The International Tennis Federation (ITF) has announced a major change to "optimize" the structure of lower-rung professional tournaments, six months after launching the World Tennis Tour....
2019-05-23 23:17

BTS wraps up U.S. tour, drawing 320,000 fans Global K-pop sensation BTS has drawn some 320,000 spectators on the U.S. leg of its world concert tour "Love Yourself: Speak Yourself," its management agency said Monday....
2019-05-21 18:01

Take a photo tour of remarkable Rwanda Rwanda is much more than just safari animal encounters. See photos of this remarkable African country.        ...
2019-05-21 17:34

Tennis: Every No. 1 player in ATP Tour history Every man who has held the top spot in singles since the inception of the ATP Tour's rankings on August 23, 1973.        ...
2019-05-21 18:01

Nothing stopping women becoming a tour de force in their own right La Course, which had such a spectacular finish on Friday, will play a vital role in the advancement of women’s cyclingA potentially game-changing development for the whole of cycling was almost lost on Friday afternoon not long after Marianne Vos sco...
2019-07-21 14:00

| Arsenal open US tour with win in Colorado Brazilian Gabriel Martinelli scored in his Arsenal debut as the English Premier League club launched their pre-season tour of the USA with a win over the Colorado Rapids....
2019-07-16 08:34

Alaphilippe is Tour favorite, says Thomas Defending champion Geraint Thomas labeled Julian Alaphilippe the Tour de France favorite after the Frenchman extended his overall lead with a stunning victory in Friday's individual time trial....
2019-07-20 11:00

Dom Joly’s foodie tour of Lebanon The comedian spent his childhood in Lebanon and fell in love with its cuisine. Returning to tour the country’s mountains, he finds the food as good as everIt’s difficult to pin down what is definitely your earliest memory but, I’m pretty certain that...
2019-06-09 16:51

Boris Johnson vs Jeremy Hunt news LIVE: Latest on new Prime Minister as race for Number 10 enters final stage The race for Number 10 is set to enter its final stage as the postal ballot closes this afternoon in the vote for the next Conservative party leader....
2019-07-22 10:51

At least 20 reported dead after tour bus crash in Mexico JALAPA, Mexico (AP) — Authorities in the Mexican state of Veracruz say at least 20 people died and 31 were injured in a collision between a tour bus and semi-trailer. Nogales township civil defense director Roberto Hernández told a local radio statio...
2019-05-30 00:51

Column: Unselfish act leads to unlikely victory on PGA Tour Column: An unselfish act by David Berganio Jr. leads to an unlikely victory for Nate Lashley at Rocket Mortgage Classic        ...
2019-07-03 07:00

Tiger Woods’ comeback not as amazing as this PGA Tour pro’s DUBLIN, Ohio — Nobody in the Memorial field this week — not Tiger Woods, not anyone — has come further from a harrowing journey in the past year than Bud Cauley. Cauley, a 29-year-old PGA Tour pro who you probably haven’t heard a lot about unless you...
2019-05-31 08:34

Edoardo Affini claims first pro win at Tour of Norway "With peloton rapidly closing, Mitchelton-Scott neo-pro out-sprints remaining break-mates to record Stage 4 victory and give the Australian WorldTour team its second win of the day …"...
2019-06-01 02:00

At least 7 dead when tour boat capsizes on Danube At least seven people are dead and more than 20 people are missing after a sightseeing boat collided with a larger ship and sank in Budapest. (May 30)        ...
2019-05-30 22:17

Go behind the scenes of Spider-Man’s ‘Far From Home’ tour of Europe Spider-Man is swinging off to Europe. In this week’s “Spider-Man: Far From Home,” the web-head travels across the Atlantic on a field trip, but instead of bringing the real criminals to justice — the chefs at British Air, bad French-pop singers — the...
2019-07-04 09:51

U.S. border facility gives tour after accusations of neglect U.S. immigration officials took reporters on a tour of a Texas migrant holding facility on Thursday that was still overcrowded a week after lawyers raised concerns about conditions....
2019-06-28 11:34

Djokovic enjoying Paris mystery tour Novak Djokovic's French Open has been something of a magical mystery tour so far and it will continue into round three after a convincing win over Swiss Henri Laaksonen on Thursday....
2019-05-30 21:34

Federer: It would be 'terrific' to see Murray back on tour "Roger Federer welcomed the news that Andy Murray will return to action playing doubles at Queen\u0027s - and said all the top players would be delighted to see him back on tour."...
2019-06-05 16:34

Why we're tackling the Etape du Tour despite our breast cancer Our conditions have forced us to temper our expectations, but my friend and I won’t let them stop us pursuing what we loveA breakaway is a cycling term that refers to an individual or a small group of cyclists who have successfully opened a gap ahead...
2019-07-19 08:34

At least 21 dead, 30 injured after tour bus crash in Mexico Mexican officials say a tour bus and a semi-trailer have collided on a mountain road in the state of Veracruz, and the bus rolled over and caught fire, killing at least 21 people and injuring 30...
2019-05-30 06:34

#TheBreakaway - Thomas looks strong, but could Alaphilippe actually win the Tour? "Matt Stephens and Dan Lloyd join Orla Chennaoui to review Stage 8 of the 2019 Tour de France and Thomas de Gendt\u0027s victory. Julian Alaphilippe\u0027s GC credentials are discussed (05:30) Giulio Ciccone speaks to Laura Meseguer (09:20) and Matt ...
2019-07-14 00:51

Bryson DeChambeau will win PGA Tour debut event The TPC Twin Cities, an Arnold Palmer design, will make its PGA Tour debut this week, hosting the 3M Open in Blaine, Minn. So we don’t have “course form” to go off of in our handicap, but we can look at a nearly 20-year sample size of competition fro...
2019-07-04 00:00

Ed Sheeran Is On Track for the No. 1 Concert Tour of All Time. Here's How. The English singer-songwriter is close to breaking U2’s record for the highest-grossing tour despite shunning nearly every money-making trend in the concert business....
2019-06-19 16:51

Edmonton tour guide will take you on trip to Chernobyl An Edmonton tour guide takes you through what it's like to travel through the site considered home of the worst nuclear power plant accident in history....
2019-07-20 03:51

Donald Trump's UK tour: the key things we learned US president adores the Queen and hopes feeling is mutual – but is clueless on climate crisis Donald Trump has departed, the much-delayed state visit is over, and the British political class can focus again on arguing about Brexit and battling to bec...
2019-06-08 07:51

A cycling tour of the Normandy D-day landing beaches Taking in the heroics and horrors of the D-day sites is a moving experience for our writer – and a fitting way to mark today’s 75th anniversaryPrecariously small landing craft lurching about in an unruly sea. Young men’s faces set in a mixture of det...
2019-06-06 10:17

Tour director tells AP race won’t be same without Froome PARIS (AP) — The director of the Tour de France says this year’s race will be different without four-time champion Chris Froome. Speaking in an Associated Press interview, Christian Prudhomme says the Tour without Froome is “not the same ...
2019-06-19 15:51

Game of Thrones Goes on a Victory Lap—and an Apology Tour Enlarge / You know nothing, Jon Snow—like, maybe wear a hat when conditions are freezing in the North. Even if it musses up your luscious locks. (credit: HBO) Hey. So, um, remember the end of Game of Thrones? If you were a fan of the show, you prob...
2019-07-21 14:00

These Photos of the Spice Girls Reunion Tour Will Have You Saying Zig-a-Zig-Ah If you want to spice up your life, then E! has the photos for you. After months of anticipation, Mel B, Mel C, Emma Bunton and Geri Halliwell are back on the world stage for their second......
2019-05-25 13:00

Nibali not giving up on Tour ambitions just yet - coach "Vincenzo Nibali has not given up on being a contender at the Tour de France in the wake of a demanding Giro d’Italia despite losing ground in the first hilltop finish on Thursday, his coach said."...
2019-07-12 21:34

Matthew Wolff a PGA Tour winner at age 20 in 3rd pro start Big finishes as 20-year-old Matthew Wolff wins with an eagle at 3M Open, Feng wins with a birdie on LPGA, Rahm closes with 62 to win Irish Open       ...
2019-07-08 04:17

Ari Lennox Went From Uber Driving to Headlining Her Own Tour The R&B singer Ari Lennox spoke to GQ about her debut album, 'Shea Butter Baby,' and why she really wishes people would stop comparing her to Erykah Badu....
2019-06-17 14:17

Laver Cup getting official status from men’s tennis tour LONDON (AP) — The Laver Cup is getting official status from the men’s tennis tour. The ATP says it has reached an agreement to make the tournament an official part of the yearly calendar, although no ranking points will be awarded to competitor...
2019-05-24 10:34

Nibali not giving up on Tour ambitions just yet: coach Vincenzo Nibali has not given up on being a contender at the Tour de France in the wake of a demanding Giro d’Italia despite losing ground in the first hilltop finish on Thursday, his coach said....
2019-07-12 19:51

Big Blue Caravan to Tour Kentucky This Summer LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Big Blue Caravan is back and ready to make stops in various communities throughout the Bluegrass State this June. The Big Blue Caravan, led by Mitch Barnhart, is UK Athletics’ annual outreach effort throughout the state the athle...
2019-06-20 02:51

Wolff, 20, eagles final hole for 1st PGA Tour win In his fourth PGA Tour start, and third as a professional, Matthew Wolff sank a 26-foot putt for an eagle on the 18th hole to win the 3M Open on Sunday. Fellow rookie Collin Morikawa and Bryson DeChambeau finished one stroke back....
2019-07-08 08:17

Everything you need to know about Rammstein as long-awaited tour takes off A new album and the beginning of the legendary band's Europe Stadium Tour mark a new chapter for the band. But why the fascination for these shock rockers?...
2019-05-28 03:51

Koscielny refuses to travel with Arsenal on US tour Arsenal says captain Laurent Koscielny has refused to travel with the team for its preseason tour to the United States       ...
2019-07-11 14:34

Cycling: Cavendish axe from Tour causes team rift Sprint king Mark Cavendish's surprise omission from the Tour de France caused a split in his Dimension Data team on Saturday with owner Doug Ryder and performance director Rolf Aldag at odds over the decision....
2019-07-06 15:17

A tour of Orwell’s Jura, where he wrote 1984 The house where George Orwell penned his masterpiece, published 70 years ago today, has hardly changed, nor has the brooding and remote Scottish island he lovedThe black typewriter gives a satisfying “clack” when I hit its keys. The antiquated contra...
2019-06-08 13:51

El Tour de Tucson to eliminate 75-mile ride TUCSON –A big change is happening to the 2019 El Tour de Tucson. Event organizers announced Friday that the 75-mile ride will be eliminated. Statement regarding changes in the 2019 El Tour de Tucson's events-75 mile ride has been eliminated. Tha...
2019-06-11 02:17

How do the breasts change with age and why? As a person gets older, their breasts naturally change shape and size, and they often develop lumps. In this article, we look at how aging affects the breasts, including possible changes and when to see a doctor....
2019-07-15 22:34

Here's What You'll Pay to Change Your Flight The process of changing your flight is easy; it’s the fees that become a nuisance. Airlines like United, Delta, and America airlines charge anywhere from $200 to $750 for a change, maybe even more than the cost of your original ticket. Luckily, you a...
2019-07-16 23:00

How is 5G set to change the classroom? 5G is the fifth generation of mobile internet connectivity, and is just beginning to roll out around the world. It promises speeds up to 20 times faster than 4G connections, more bandwidth and more stable connections. This has tremendous potenti...
2019-06-21 17:00

The DNC Won't Take Climate Change Seriously He may be an underdog, but 2020 presidential candidate and Washington governor Jay Inslee is deadly serious about climate change. The Democratic National Committee, however, is ignoring Inslee’s extremely valid request to make climate change a major ...
2019-06-06 03:34

A Concert To Remember: Kacey Musgraves Invited Cap’n Crunch To Sing With Her On Stage Last Night Just As A Ruse To Dump Pig Blood On Him And Make The Crowd Laugh Kacey Musgraves has established herself as one of the most amazing performers working today, and last night at a concert in Knoxville, TN, she wowed thousands of fans with a show they’ll remember forever: The country artist invited Cap’n Crunch to si...
2019-05-21 17:51

Air France to keep flying to Cairo Air France is maintaining its flights to Cairo, a spokesman for the airline said on Sunday, following the decision by rivals British Airways and Lufthansa to suspend flights to Egypt's capital over security concerns....
2019-07-21 13:51

10 of the best restaurants in Brittany, France The region is famous for its crêpes, cider and fresh seafood, which can be enjoyed everywhere from oyster markets to fine bistros overlooking the seaOyster lovers should try them freshly caught at Cancale’s beachside market. The town, which is not fa...
2019-07-13 18:00

France's New Flying Tax Gets It Backwards Starting in 2020, flying out of France—both domestic and international, but not for connecting passengers—will incur an additional surcharge dubbed an Ecotax, because the revenue raised will go towards “eco-friendly transport infrastructure” such as...
2019-07-12 00:34

France goes 3-0 at World Cup with 1-0 win over Nigeria France completed World Cup group play with a 3-0 record for the first time, beating Nigeria 1-0 Monday night at Rennes when Wendie Renard converted a penalty kick in the 79th minute after missing her first attempt but getting a second chance....
2019-06-19 07:00