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China’s basketball fans divided over their nation’s NBA backlash

SHANGHAI, China — China has gone from basketball-mad to mad over basketball. But is all this anger coming from the common man or the communist govern...

China’s basketball fans divided over their nation’s NBA backlash

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The Game of Thrones Finale Divided Fans But These Memes Will Please Everyone Warning: This story contains spoilers for Game of Thrones. It’s been one hell of a dragon ride, but we’re finally done: After eight seaso...
06:56, 2019-05-20

Adam Levine's new haircut on 'The Voice' leaves fans divided It's possible "The Voice" fans spent more time discussing judge Adam Levine's new look than the contestants this week....
20:04, 2019-04-17

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Mo Salah gives the fans what they want Egyptian fans turned out for the Pharaohs' second Group A game in the hopes not just of seeing them clinch a berth in the round of 16 but also of see...
14:48, 2019-06-27

The highs and lows of fans watching the Africa Cup of Nations "If football was a president we would have a peaceful and exciting country," - the words of a young South Africa fan speaking to Reuters while watchi...
14:00, 2019-07-18

Algeria fans celebrate Africa Cup of Nations win – video Fans have been celebrating Algeria’s Africa Cup of Nations title after a second-minute goal by Baghdad Bounedjah gave them a 1-0 win over Senegal in ...
11:52, 2019-07-20

US-Australia basketball: Fans voice anger at seating Basketball fans who paid for expensive seats at a USA-Australia match in the Australian city of Melbourne say they have been ripped off. Hollywood ac...
09:16, 2019-08-23

Algeria fans around the world celebrate Africa Cup of Nations win – video Fans have been celebrating Algeria’s Africa Cup of Nations title after a second-minute goal by Baghdad Bounedjah gave them a 1-0 win over Senegal in ...
12:44, 2019-07-22

Drake's new Beatles tattoo stirs backlash from Fab Four fans Beatles fans are not loving Drake's tattoo featuring the rapper as the fifth member of the British band on Abbey Road.     ...
22:32, 2019-08-13

Rick Pitino Has Had It With These Greek Fans Smoking During His Basketball Games Disgraced former Louisville Cardinals basketball coach Rick Pitino has spent the past six months or so coaching in Greece, where he’s finding success...
22:20, 2019-05-30

YouTube Star PewDiePie Withdraws $50,000 Pledge to Charity After Backlash From Fans PewDiePie, whose real name is Felix Kjellberg, said he pledged the money, which he received through a sponsorship, to the charity at the suggestion o...
16:44, 2019-09-13

Man Utd star Paul Pogba braced for backlash from fans after pushing for transfer Paul Pogba has been told to expect a backlash from some Manchester United fans after publicly pushing for a move this summer....
16:36, 2019-07-24

Algeria fans celebrate wildly on streets of north London after Africa Cup of Nations win Hundreds of Algeria fans took to the streets of north London to celebrate widly after the team beat Senegal to win the Africa Cup of Nations....
10:40, 2019-07-20

Algeria fans take to the streets across the globe after team reaches Africa Cup of Nations final Hundreds of jubilant Algeria football fans in London took to the streets after their team reached the Africa Cup of Nations final....
11:56, 2019-07-15

Neymar backlash from PSG fans to be expected, says Thomas Tuchel, as Barcelona push for transfer Paris Saint-Germain manager Thomas Tuchel said he can understand fans' frustration at Neymar as the Ligue 1 side started their title defence without ...
09:52, 2019-08-12

Jill Duggar Dillard shares clarification with fans after backlash from Kama Sutra post Jill Duggar Dillard posted a clarifying note to her Instagram after fans got upset thinking that she was promoting the Kama Sutra. ...
18:52, 2019-07-02

Basketball fans furious costly seating at USA v Boomers match offered poor views ACCC confirms it has received complaints about star players pulling out and some people have been given refunds Basketball fans in Melbourne were lef...
06:32, 2019-08-23

England fans clash with Portuguese riot police in Porto ahead of Nations League game Trouble has flared in Porto after baton-wielding riot police chased dozens of England fans who had gathered in a fan zone....
23:08, 2019-06-05

Hailey Baldwin shares Bible verse after Justin Bieber gets backlash from Taylor Swift fans Hailey Baldwin posted a Bible verse on Instagram shortly after she and husband, Justin Bieber, faced backlash from Taylor Swift fans....
21:36, 2019-10-08

YouTube’s PewDiePie pulls $50G pledge to Jewish anti-hate group after apparent backlash from fans Felix "PewDiePie" Kjellberg is pulling his $50,000 pledge to the Anti-Defamation League after his announcement apparently prompted a backlash from so...
22:20, 2019-09-12

YouTube says it has 'suspended' the ability of a star with millions of fans to make money from his videos, following a huge backlash (GOOG, GOOGL) Screenshot / YouTube A day after YouTube publically refused to take action against one of its most popular stars, Steven Crowder, for making consist...
21:40, 2019-06-05

England fans suffer panic attacks after travel and ticketing chaos engulfs Uefa Nations League semi-final Travel chaos in Guimaraes on Thursday night caused some England supporters to suffer panic attacks as thousands crammed onto trains bound for Porto....
15:36, 2019-06-07

Gareth Southgate slams 'embarrassing' England fans after clashes with police mar Nations League Gareth Southgate slammed the English supporters who clashed with Porto police on Wednesday night, insisting the England team do not associate themsel...
00:52, 2019-06-07

England fans slammed: FA blast 'embarrassment' after trouble in Porto ahead of Uefa Nations League semi-final The Football Association has branded England fans who caused trouble in Porto an embarrassment as police back home look to issue banning orders for a...
10:56, 2019-06-06

F.T.C. Wants to Punish Facebook, but the Divided Agency May Go Only So Far The chairman appears to have the votes to approve a settlement with a big fine. One of the biggest issues has been whether to hold Mark Zuckerberg li...
18:00, 2019-05-04

The Divided House of Lorne Michaels In Chris Kattan’s new memoir Baby Don’t Hurt Me, he writes that during the production of the film A Night at the Roxbury producer Lorne Michaels call...
23:04, 2019-06-04

Germany's conservatives divided on how to cope with far-right AfD Two politicians in Angela Merkel's CDU have drawn their bosses' anger for suggesting their voters share goals with the AfD. The conservative party re...
19:36, 2019-06-21

A Suicide Bombing Shatters a Divided Family In Rajia Hassib’s novel “A Pure Heart,” an Egyptologist excavates her own grief in the wake of the Arab Spring....
12:28, 2019-08-06

‘We’re a divided kingdom now’: UK sinking into Brexit gloom According to a major new poll from BritainThinks, 69% of Britons are feeling pessimistic about the state of national unityIf Britain were a car it wo...
22:48, 2019-06-15

New Yorkers divided on Mueller report, impeachment New York voters are divided on what to do with Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report, a new survey released Tuesday reveals. Half of voters want to...
20:52, 2019-06-11

Democrats divided on sanctuary city initiative TUCSON — The fall campaign is underway. On Tucson’s sanctuary city initiative, Democrats are divided. “It’s been difficult,&#...
09:08, 2019-09-16

To Fox or not to Fox? 2020 Democrats divided over appearing on network Buttigieg won plaudits on the rightwing channel; Warren was hailed for avoiding it. The dilemma has broad implicationsTo Fox or not to Fox? That is t...
09:00, 2019-05-29

Contenders to be next UK leader divided over no-deal Brexit LONDON (AP) — The race to succeed Prime Minister Theresa May is becoming a battle over whether Britain should leave the European Union without a divo...
11:36, 2019-05-28

Fiction: A Novel Whose Hero Is a Man Divided, as Is His Native Palestine In “The Parisian,” Isabella Hammad conjures up the Middle East between the two world wars, its tensions expressed in the coming-of-age of an Arab man...
11:48, 2019-04-12

Democratic-led states divided over approach on abortion PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Abortion opponents in Republican-led legislatures have had a highly successful year, passing measurers that would ban or sign...
17:08, 2019-05-27

Breakfasters divided again with relaunch of Marmite extra old XO version of the savoury spread is back by popular demand, says UnileverMarmite lovers are in for a treat as an extra strong version of the spread g...
17:44, 2019-07-08

Holocaust historians divided over Warsaw ghetto museum Director hits back at critics who say the institution, backed by Poland’s populist party, will distort wartime historyThe museum of the Warsaw ghetto...
16:40, 2019-06-22

Floridians still divided over climate crisis as Dorian rages Despite the hurricane, local residents question scientists’ conclusions. But those in power are showing signs of acceptanceDoreen Auciello, 63, was f...
21:48, 2019-09-04

This 'Simple' Math Equation Has Divided The Internet. Can You Solve It? At first glance it seems like school-level math. So why is this seemingly simple equation dividing the Internet?...
06:56, 2019-08-01

CITES: Sharks and ivory leave delegates divided If there's one thing to take away from this year's CITES endangered wildlife conference, it's that species protection is a high priority — but not ev...
21:24, 2019-08-28

Review: In ‘Curse of the Starving Class,’ a House Is Really Divided Terry Kinney’s unbalanced Sam Shepard revival, with Maggie Siff and David Warshofsky, finds the prophecy in a wild and woolly play from the 1970s....
05:24, 2019-05-14

Democrats divided as pressure to impeach builds: ‘What are you waiting for?’ Dozens of Democrats have called for Trump impeachment proceedings in wake of Mueller’s report – but Pelosi has remained steadfast in opposing an inqu...
13:08, 2019-06-30

U.S. firms find way around Huawei ban, Trump administration is divided about what to do Yesterday we told you that U.S. based chip maker Micron Technologies did some research and discovered that it could legally ship some of its products...
21:20, 2019-06-26

The Latest: Divided Wisconsin Supreme Court sides with GOP MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on a Wisconsin Supreme Court decision to uphold laws introduced in a lame-duck session in December (all times local):...
14:52, 2019-06-21

Robert Mugabe's body returns to divided Zimbabwe The body of Zimbabwe founding leader Robert Mugabe has arrived back in the country, to be welcomed with a guard of honor. However, discord prevails o...
03:52, 2019-09-12

Divided UN fails to agree on Turkey's Syria offensive Western nations slammed Turkey's Syria incursion at the UN, but the Security Council failed to agree on a statement. Russia says it wants the "illega...
23:08, 2019-10-10

AFN chief says Canadians are divided on pipelines, energy policy Assembly of First Nations Chief Perry Bellegarde ended his two year boycott of the annual premiers meeting, but says he will keep pushing for a regul...
13:32, 2019-07-10

Could the Queen sack Boris Johnson? The experts are divided If PM lost confidence vote and refused to resign, Queen could dismiss him – but experts think it unlikelyAs the Queen’s powers have been cited in the...
03:16, 2019-08-08

Sri Lanka's Catholics and Muslims deeply divided by terror attacks Muslims and Catholics have lived together peacefully for centuries in Sri Lanka. But the two communities have become divided by suspicion and anger a...
16:48, 2019-05-27

Can Beer Help Bridge a Divided Nation? Anheuser-Busch Gave It a Try. The giant brewer, maker of Budweiser, set up yellow tables with non-alcoholic suds to spur “National Debate” along Belgium’s Flanders-Wallonia border...
02:44, 2019-09-12

30 years after communism, eastern Europe divided on democracy's impact Pew research reveals very different views on whether countries are better off todayThirty years after the fall of communism, few people in Europe’s f...
16:52, 2019-10-15

Man Stood For 6 Hours In Flight To Let Wife Sleep. Twitter Divided An image of a man standing in an airplane while his wife slept across a row of three seats has divided opinions on Twitter....
10:52, 2019-09-10

Chinese-Canadian community divided over Hong Kong protests As many as 300,000 Canadians live in Hong Kong, according to the Asia Pacific Foundation, and more than 200,000 people living in Canada were born in ...
17:40, 2019-08-28

Hong Kong divided as protesters rally for democracy, China The dueling demonstrations highlighted the political divide in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory....
17:00, 2019-08-17

People Had Incredibly Divided Reactions to the Game of Thrones Finale Warning: This story contains spoilers for Game of Thrones. Game of Thrones has finally come to an end, and fans had wildly different opinions on the ...
06:56, 2019-05-20

‘The great fracture’: UN chief warns of a world divided between US and China UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned global leaders Tuesday of the looming risk of the world splitting in two, with the United States and Chi...
18:36, 2019-09-25

Ben Wheatley to direct zombie-pensioner TV satire on divided Britain Kill List and High-Rise director’s drama for Channel 4 will skewer tensions between age groupsAfter setting films in a High-Rise and A Field in Engla...
17:00, 2019-08-19

A Fox News Divided: Impeachment Inquiry Coverage Brings On-Air Sniping As Tucker Carlson and Shepard Smith go public with a feud over President Trump’s latest troubles, Sean Hannity rides high in the ratings....
00:52, 2019-09-28

'It's latent misogyny': Hare Krishnas divided over whether to allow female gurus The close-knit ascetic movement says only men can become gurus – and conservative devotees are resisting calls to changeThe chanting starts at five i...
11:24, 2019-06-04

Will eating peanuts dull your child’s allergy? Experts are divided A new study has found that oral immunotherapy can increase your child's risk of having an anaphylactic reaction....
12:50, 2019-05-01

Can Buhari win over his enemies to unite a deeply divided Nigeria? | Orji Sunday As the president is sworn in for a further four years, the challenges of tackling corruption, poverty and conflict grow ever more intenseNigeria’s pr...
09:00, 2019-05-29

A fight among candidates on the debate stage revealed Democrats are more divided on immigration than it might seem Rebecca Cook/Reuters Things got heated on the debate stage in Detroit, Michigan, on Tuesday as 2020 Democrats discussed immigration. The exchanges r...
10:00, 2019-07-31

Europe's far-right divided over Russia as Salvini stages pre-election rally in Milan Italy’s deputy leader gathers nationalists in Milan but pro-Russia stance leaves allies splitOn Saturday, Italy’s interior minister, Matteo Salvini, ...
06:44, 2019-05-17

German government divided over joining Strait of Hormuz naval mission Germany's coalition government is split over whether to contribute to the UK's proposed mission to protect shipping in the Strait of Hormuz. The Soci...
20:12, 2019-07-29

As ‘the last European divided country’, Cyprus President tells Assembly UN is ‘the only way forward’ The past 45 years of “unacceptable status quo” has prevented lasting peace and stability in Cyprus, President Nicos Anastasiades told the United Nati...
18:36, 2019-09-26

Divided Kosovo mountain village unites to fight hydropower plant Kosovo Albanians and their Serb neighbors, who have lived apart in their tiny village for decades, united on Friday to protest against the building o...
17:56, 2019-10-11

Are YouTube Stars Divided Over James Charles and Tati Westbrook's Feud? We Investigate Pop culture fans continue to pick a side in James Charles and Tati Westbrook's explosive feud. Less than a week after the YouTube community learned ...
20:40, 2019-05-15

Coalition divided over water policy in wake of damning Barwon-Darling report NSW Nationals and Liberals at odds over findings that over-extraction of water had sent the lower Darling into droughtA major split is emerging betwe...
09:32, 2019-08-26

Automakers Plan for Their Worst Nightmare: A Car Market Divided by Trump’s Emissions Rollback The matter is increasingly urgent because the Trump administration is said to have settled on the details of its rollback plan, which would quite lik...
19:44, 2019-04-10

'A bitter and divided nation?': Owen Jones goes to a Brexit party rally – video Owen Jones asks people attending a Brexit party rally in London’s Olympia why they are turning up, what they think of Nigel Farage and what their ris...
21:16, 2019-05-25

Jana Kramer Opens Up About ''Divided'' One Tree Hill Cast With Former Co-Star Bethany Joy Lenz Jana Kramer is taking a walk down memory lane and spilling some tea. The 35-year-old country singer and actress opened up about her time on CW's hit...
02:04, 2019-08-13

Tory leadership race: Wrong leader could exploit divided country, warns Sajid Javid Sajid Javid today warned his rivals in the Tory leadership race against exploiting divisions over Brexit to further their campaigns....
13:20, 2019-06-06

Supreme Court rules prorogation unlawful: UK newspapers divided on PM's defeat over Parliament shutdown The fallout from a historic Supreme Court ruling that found Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament unlawful is today splashed over the front pages ...
07:16, 2019-09-25

Gen Z started building wealth earlier than millennials, and an expert says 9/11 is the main event that divided the 2 generations and their views on money Joe Scarnici/Getty Images for #GettyGotMe The youngest millennials and Gen Z are divided by the fact that Gen Z does not remember 9/11, according to...
22:28, 2019-09-11

Daily on Energy: Legal fight over Trump coal plant rule shows just how divided red and blue states are Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:48, 2019-08-14

GM John Dorsey says Browns fans are more passionate than Packers fans To be fair, it takes unconditional love to support the Browns from 2015-2017, the bleakest stretch in franchise history...
21:04, 2019-05-10

Steelers fans took over the Chargers' home stadium as the team continues to struggle to attract fans 3 years after moving to Los Angeles Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports Pittsburgh fans took over the Chargers home stadium on Sunday, turning the stands at Dignity Health Sports Park into a sea...
19:00, 2019-10-14

Deal or no deal, opinions are divided on Brexit at Dover ahead of the EU elections "It would be hell if there was a no deal," predicts Simon Bailey as he heads onto Dover's seafront. In the distance, the busiest ferry port in Europe...
14:28, 2019-05-20

'Cats' musical drops first trailer with Taylor Swift and people are seriously divided The first trailer for "Cats" dropped Thursday, prompting star Taylor Swift to declare, "I'm a cat now." But not everyone loved it.   ...
00:28, 2019-07-19

Xbox One SHOCK: Good News for Xbox fans as E3 2019 game reveals leak? PS4 fans look away It looks like Microsoft's E3 plans have leaked ahead of the show next month and it looks great. Which is probably not the news PlayStation were hopin...
07:48, 2019-05-26

What's for breakfast in 21 different nations Ever wondered about the food that people have for breakfast around the world? From creamy cornbread cake in Brazil to sweet coconut jam toast in Sing...
14:32, 2019-05-29

The small nations going big on cryptocurrency Belarus is among a handful of smaller countries creating rule books for digital currencies, which could help shape the development of the global mark...
16:56, 2019-07-29

2019 Africa Cup of Nations — what you need to know The 32nd installment of the competition will be the biggest yet. Much has changed, a series of top stars are competing, and more than a few teams hav...
23:56, 2019-06-19

Lil Nas X addresses backlash after coming out as gay "Old Town Road" rapper Lil Nas X said he's not upset by negative reaction about his sexuality....
19:24, 2019-07-05

Lil Nas X addresses gay revelation backlash The Old Town Road rapper discusses the reaction his cryptic hints about his sexuality have generated....
12:40, 2019-07-05

EU nations come to Italy's aid over relocating migrants Germany, France and Malta to accept people rescued from Mediterranean in new planFour EU countries have sought to break the deadlock over European mi...
20:08, 2019-09-23

Watch Africa Cup of Nations on Eurosport "The Africa Cup of Nations begins on Friday June 21 and runs through to July 12. It can be watched live and exclusive on Eurosport and Eurosport Play...
17:28, 2019-06-20

The Fiver | The business end of the Nations League Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!Fiver readers of a certain age and nationality will remember Turnabout, a daytime BBC TV quiz show...
19:16, 2019-06-05

VAR to be used from Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals "The Video Assistant Referee (VAR) system will be introduced from the quarter-final stage of the Africa Cup of Nations."...
13:16, 2019-07-09

EU nations aim high with plan to tax air travel The Netherlands and France are trying to convince fellow European nations at a conference in The Hague to end tax exemptions on jet fuel and plane ti...
15:44, 2019-06-20

Iheanacho dropped by Nigeria for Cup of Nations "Nigeria have cut Leicester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho from their final 23-man squad for the Africa Cup of Nations, which starts in Egypt next we...
12:12, 2019-06-10

Computers Are the New Basketball Coaches “Today’s players will not argue with a computer.” The latest shot-tracking technology in basketball is the latest sign of a profound shift in the mak...
15:44, 2019-07-19

Commissioner For A Day: Let's Get Rid Of The Clock In Basketball Good news everybody: I’ve become the NBA commissioner for a day, and I’m going to abuse my brief, ill-gotten power to take a big sledgehammer to ever...
17:04, 2019-06-04

A Basketball Shot for the Ages A game-winner from Kawhi Leonard takes its time—and Toronto pushes on in the NBA playoffs....
17:16, 2019-05-13

In Canada, Basketball Is the New Hockey The Toronto Raptors beat the Golden State Warriors in Game 1 of the NBA Finals, and from the looks of it, this nation due north, traditionally obsess...
14:48, 2019-05-31

Jay-Z and NFL stage first concert despite Kaepernick backlash Rapper criticised for league deal after it shunned ex-49ers player for kneeling protestThe first musical event to come from a partnership between Jay...
17:28, 2019-09-06

The backlash against face recognition has begun – but who will win? Face recognition technology is being rolled out across the world, but activists and politicians are starting to push back on creeping surveillance...
16:20, 2019-05-23

Backlash in Samoa over 'hypocritical' Rocketman ban Activists accuse censors of ‘selective morality’ in nation where transgender women are widely acceptedThe banning of Rocketman, a biographic film abo...
12:56, 2019-06-12

Police use of DNA leads to backlash, changes to big database FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A popular online genetics database used to find unknown relatives has tightened its policies for police access over priv...
22:48, 2019-06-07

'Deletefacebook' trends after Zuckerberg backlash It follows revelations Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg had unofficial meetings with right-wing politicians....
15:44, 2019-10-15

Nations must protect spending on the vulnerable, says IMF chief Shift in stance comes as more countries raise concerns about inequality – Christine LagardeThe International Monetary Fund is urging countries to pro...
15:48, 2019-06-15

Uganda v Senegal: Africa Cup of Nations – live! Minute-by-updates on the last-16 match in CairoFootball Weekly: England heartache, Copa América and AfconAny thoughts? You can email Paul | tweet @Pa...
20:52, 2019-07-05

6 EU nations agree to take in 'Ocean Viking' migrants Six EU countries have said they will accept more than 300 migrants from a rescue ship stranded in the Mediterranean. The Maltese prime minister said ...
13:52, 2019-08-23

First 10 nations advance to this year’s Eurovision final The first semifinal of the Eurovision Song Contest has sent 10 countries’ acts to the Grand Final and seven others home....
23:56, 2019-05-14

2 first-timers among 5 nations elected to Security Council UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Estonia and the Caribbean island nation of St. Vincent and the Grenadines have been elected to the U.N.’s most powerful b...
19:08, 2019-06-07

Asian nations scramble to contain pig disease outbreaks HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Asian nations are scrambling to contain the spread of the highly contagious African swine fever with Vietnam culling 2.5 millio...
12:32, 2019-06-20

Uganda v Egypt: African Cup of Nations – live! Minute-by-minute updates on the match in Group ACameroon and Ghana headline day of stalematesAny comments? You can email Paul | tweet @Paul_Doyle 8....
21:20, 2019-06-30

Benatia to captain Morocco at Africa Cup of Nations "Defender Medhi Benatia, who joined Qatari club Al Duhail from Juventus in January, was on Tuesday named captain of Morocco’s 23-man squad for the Af...
21:04, 2019-06-11

VAR controversy marks Portugal’s win in Nations League PORTO, Portugal (AP) — It was a controversial debut for video review in a UEFA nations competition on Wednesday, with Portugal having a penalty nulli...
02:12, 2019-06-06

Egypt sack coach after exit from Cup of Nations "Egypt coach Javier Aguirre became the first casualty of the Africa Cup of Nations as he was sacked just hours after the hosts were bundled out of th...
09:32, 2019-07-07

G7 nations to act against Facebook's 'Libra' cryptocurrency plan Facebook's plan to introduce its own cryptocurrency has come under sharp criticism from many countries. The social media giant announced in June that...
21:20, 2019-07-17

EU nations are living far beyond the Earth's means: report The European Union's 28 countries consume the Earth's resources faster than they can be renewed and none of them has sustainable consumption policies...
19:36, 2019-05-09

Algeria win the African Cup of Nations, beating Senegal 1-0 Algeria are champions of Africa thanks to an early goal and an enormous deflection. As with so many major finals, it wasn't a match to remember. But ...
23:52, 2019-07-19

DR Congo stay in Cup of Nations contention after comprehensive win "Cedric Bakambu scored twice for the Democratic Republic of Congo in a comprehensive 4-0 win over Zimbabwe on Sunday that offers them the strong poss...
23:40, 2019-06-30

Watch the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations on Eurosport "The Africa Cup of Nations begins on Friday June 21 and runs through to July 12. It can be watched live and exclusive on Eurosport and Eurosport Play...
18:08, 2019-06-20

Nigeria v Burundi: Africa Cup of Nations - live! Minute-by-minute coverage of the Group B game in AlexandriaTrézéguet goal gets Egypt up and runningAny thoughts? You can email Paul | Tweet @Paul_Doy...
18:16, 2019-06-22

Cameroon arrive late for Cup of Nations due to pay dispute "Cameroon\u0027s squad arrived in Egypt for the Africa Cup of Nations late on Saturday after delaying their departure over a pay dispute, risking pos...
10:08, 2019-06-22

Injured Keita to miss African Cup of Nations "Naby Keita will miss the African Cup of Nations through injury, Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has confirmed."...
12:12, 2019-05-03

Africa Cup of Nations roundup: Uganda start with unlikely win Uganda have kicked off their Africa Cup of Nations campaign with a 2-0 win over DR Congo, drawing level with hosts Egypt on 3 points in Group A, whil...
21:44, 2019-06-22

Morocco v Namibia: Africa Cup of Nations – live! Latest updates on the Group D game in CairoRoundup: Uganda end 41-year wait with DR Congo win Any comments? Email Daniel | tweet @danielharris 3.26pm...
16:32, 2019-06-23

VAR to be used in Nations League finals week, says UEFA "Video Assistant Referees (VAR) will be used at this week\u0027s UEFA Nations League finals in Portugal, Europe\u0027s soccer governing body UEFA sai...
11:24, 2019-06-04

UEFA Nations League finals preview: All you need to know "England will seek to win their first piece of major silverware since 1966 when they take part in this week\u0027s UEFA Nations League finals in Port...
11:24, 2019-06-04

Inaugural Nations League surpasses most expectations PORTO, Portugal (AP) — The Estádio do Dragão was still filled as Cristiano Ronaldo and his teammates congratulated each other and waited for the trop...
12:04, 2019-06-10

Morocco v Namibia: Africa Cup of Nations LIVE "Live text commentary on the Africa Cup of Nations match between Morocco and Namibia, which is live on Eurosport and Eurosport Player."...
15:52, 2019-06-23

Climate change: Hungry nations add the least to global CO2 Impoverished African countries are the most food-insecure, stemming from climate change, says a charity....
01:36, 2019-08-06

‘Medicare for All’s’ rich benefits ‘leapfrog’ other nations WASHINGTON (AP) — The “Medicare for All” proposal from leading Democrats running for president appears more lavish than what’s offe...
07:08, 2019-05-21

VAR will be used at Nations League Finals, Uefa confirms Video assistant referees (VAR) will be used at the Nations League finals, Uefa has confirmed....
11:12, 2019-06-04

Tanzania fire coach after Cup of Nations exit "Tanzania have fired their national team coach Emmanuel Amunike after they failed to win a game at the Africa Cup of Nations and exited at the group ...
11:20, 2019-07-09

The climate crisis in 2050: what happens if cities act but nations don't? It is cities, not national governments, that are most aggressively fighting the climate crisis – and in 30 years they could look radically differentS...
22:08, 2019-10-10

The basketball coverage directed and filmed by AI The British Basketball League is testing a new way of filming games that picks the action using AI....
20:56, 2019-04-11

Sorry, but we don't need you, USA Basketball tells Carmelo Anthony USA Basketball rebuffed Melo’s interest in playing for countryAnthony remains free agent after tumultuous 16th NBA seasonThree-time Olympic gold meda...
20:16, 2019-08-08

Can Philip Rivers Dunk A Basketball? All the bars that can open their windows have opened them, and the other ones have shut them tight and dialed up the air conditioning. The air is den...
20:20, 2019-06-20

Dirk Nowitzki: Life after basketball It has been two months since Dirk Nowitzki walked away from the basketball court after a glittering 20-year NBA career. The 41-year-old is now spendi...
20:52, 2019-07-03

You Won't Believe the Basketball Wives Friendship That May Come to a Shocking End "People who are pretending to be your friend are not your f--king friend." Whenever a cast member on Basketball Wives says those words, there's boun...
14:08, 2019-08-14

The Latest: Combine scene is a who’s-who of basketball CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the NBA draft combine (all times local): 2 p.m. Play started at the NBA draft combine Thursday in Chicago, and as always...
21:48, 2019-05-16

First of 4 ex-college basketball coaches to be sentenced NEW YORK (AP) — Prosecutors want a former assistant basketball coach for the University of Southern California to serve up to a year in prison for hi...
07:28, 2019-06-05

Australia beats USA for the first time ever in basketball Australia 98-94 United StatesFirst win for Australia in 26 games between the teamsBoomers fans can dare to dream about a basketball World Cup medal a...
10:00, 2019-08-24

ABC is not thinking of replacing Constance Wu after renewal backlash Constance Wu is not in danger of losing her job on "Fresh Off the Boat," according to ABC president Karey Burke....
01:00, 2019-05-15

How Top-Valued Microsoft Has Avoided the Big Tech Backlash Its “Evil Empire” moniker, once a label favored by the company’s critics, has fallen by the wayside....
06:36, 2019-09-08

Brunei says it will not enforce gay sex death penalty after backlash Sultan extends moratorium to death by stoning law in rare response to global criticismBrunei’s Sultan, Hassanal Bolkiah, has extended a moratorium on...
22:20, 2019-05-05

The Division 2's Developers Have A Plan For Overcoming The Backlash The people making The Division 2 always expected that their fans would start grumbling about the game....
20:12, 2019-06-18

How gerrymandering paved the way for the US's anti-abortion backlash Legislators realize what some voters do not: in many places in the US, voters don’t choose politicians – politicians choose votersPublic opinion poll...
08:52, 2019-06-18

Watch: Kim Kardashian 'understood' backlash to Kimono Kim Kardashian explained on "Today" why she renamed her shapewear line from Kimono to Skims....
18:08, 2019-09-10

USA getting backlash over player’s wild celebrations at World Cup PARIS, FRANCE – Team USA is an overwhelming favorite heading into Sunday’s Women’s World Cup final against the Netherlands. However...
07:08, 2019-07-05

Sonic design to be changed after online backlash The director of the new Sonic the Hedgehog film has promised fans he will make changes to the hedgehog's design after an online backlash....
11:40, 2019-05-03

YouTuber denies abusing her pet Doberman after backlash Brooke Houts says she's "not a dog abuser" after uploading a video where she appears to hit her pet....
12:48, 2019-08-08

UK's big two suffer Brexit backlash in local elections Britain's two major political parties have both fared poorly in local elections. The results, seen as an indication of Brexit sentiment by some, saw ...
12:48, 2019-05-03

The Backlash to AOC's Concentration Camp Comments Is Out of Control On Tuesday, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez set off a firestorm of bullshit when she tweeted a simple fact: the U.S. government is keeping asylum-seeke...
15:24, 2019-06-19

After backlash over creepy look, ‘Sonic’ release will be delayed Fans, you can either have a bizarrely human-looking Sonic the Hedgehog this year, or you can have a less odd-looking Sonic the Hedgehog later. The ma...
22:16, 2019-05-24

UK chain facing backlash over ‘LGBT’ sandwich A UK retail chain is getting roasted on social media over a controversial sandwich. In celebration of Pride festivities in the UK, Marks and Spencer ...
21:56, 2019-05-06

Gary Lineker volunteers to have his £1.75m BBC pay packet cut after backlash Gary Lineker has reportedly agreed to have his BBC salary slashed following a backlash over high salaries at the corporation....
09:17, 2019-09-17

Gym responds to public message board backlash A gym’s attempt at humor has hugely backfired, as outraged people claim the public message board is “humiliating” and “insulting.”...
11:56, 2019-07-21

'Of course Marvel is cinema!' Why the Scorsese backlash is justified Kevin Smith, Taika Waititi and James Gunn reject veteran film-maker’s dismissal of superhero movies as ‘theme park’ fare – while his output exposes a...
13:56, 2019-10-17

Turkey slams southern EU nations on drilling bid off Cyprus ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey has criticized the leaders of southern European Union nations for urging the EU to consider taking action against Turkey...
14:36, 2019-06-15

England claims 3rd place in Nations League after penalties GUIMARAES, Portugal (AP) — England beat Switzerland 6-5 in a sudden death penalty shootout Sunday to claim the consolation prize of third place in UE...
18:52, 2019-06-09

Egypt v Zimbabwe: Africa Cup of Nations 2019 – live! Africa Cup of Nations updates from the 9pm BST opener in CairoFrom Sarr to Ziyech: 10 to watch at the Africa Cup of NationsEmail Paul here or tweet @...
22:04, 2019-06-21

Algeria v Guinea: Africa Cup of Nations, round of 16 – live! Updates from the 8pm BST kick-off in CairoRoundup: Egypt stunned by South Africa, Nigeria advanceYou can email Daniel here or tweet him here 5.12pm B...
20:20, 2019-07-07

EU nations receive mixed scorecard on climate goals The European Union called on its members to accelerate efforts to meet 2030 climate goals after a review showed them on track to meet the overall emi...
13:36, 2019-06-18

DR Congo v Uganda: Africa Cup of Nations 2019 - live! Minute-by-minute coverage of the Group A game in CairoTrézéguet goal gets Egypt up and runningAny thoughts? You can email Paul | Tweet @Paul_Doyle 2....
15:56, 2019-06-22

Portugal police monitoring hooligans during Nations League PORTO, Portugal (AP) — Authorities say they are monitoring hooligans who are in Portugal for the UEFA Nations League. Portuguese officials say some f...
16:52, 2019-06-08

Portugal beats Netherlands to win 1st Nations League final PORTO, Portugal (AP) — Portugal has won the inaugural UEFA Nations League tournament, beating the Netherlands 1-0 in Sunday’s final for its sec...
23:40, 2019-06-09

Ronaldo and Van Dijk face off in Nations League final PORTO, Portugal (AP) — The final of UEFA’s newest competition will feature another clash between Cristiano Ronaldo and Virgil van Dijk. The ina...
12:00, 2019-06-08

Portugal v Netherlands: Nations League final – live! Minute-by-minute updates from the final in PortoBarney Ronay: Ronaldo’s final glory? Home triumph glimmersSend your thoughts and questions to Rob her...
20:00, 2019-06-09

Uganda part company with Desabre after Cup of Nations exit "Uganda have parted company with coach Sebastien Desabre despite performing above expectations at the Africa Cup of Nations where they reached the la...
11:20, 2019-07-07

DR Congo apologise for shock Cup of Nations defeat by Uganda "The Democratic Republic of Congo\u0027s squad have apologised to their compatriots for unexpectedly losing their opening game of the Africa Cup of N...
16:20, 2019-06-23

Madagascar v Nigeria: Africa Cup of Nations 2019 – live! Live updates from Alexandria and Burundi v Guinea, kick-offs 5pm (BST)Morocco’s magic moment earns win over Ivory CoastFeel free to email Paul or twe...
18:08, 2019-06-30

Madagascar continue fairytale debut at Cup of Nations with first victory "Africa Cup of Nations debutants Madagascar took a giant stride towards the next round as Marco Ilaimaharitra hammered home a late free kick to beat ...
19:00, 2019-06-27

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Goalless draws the order of the day After Mauritania and Angola played out the first goalless draw of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, there proved no separating Cameroon and Ghana eithe...
21:56, 2019-06-29

Angola and Mauritania play out goalless draw at Cup of Nations "Angola and Mauritania drew 0-0 in Group E of the Africa Cup of Nations on Saturday, leaving both sides facing a battle to advance to the knockout st...
19:32, 2019-06-29

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Madagascar's fairytale continues Madagascar's sheer presence at the tournament is remarkable, but being here it isn't enough for Nicolas Dupuis' side. Two strong results later, and t...
19:24, 2019-06-27

Cameroon v Ghana: Africa Cup of Nations 2019 – live! Live updates from Ismailia, kick-off 6pm (BST)Warda returns to Egypt squad after intervention of playersFeel free to email Will or tweet @Will_Unwin ...
18:52, 2019-06-29

Africa Cup of Nations: Madagascar beat Burundi to close in on last-16 • Group B: Madagascar 1-0 Burundi• Marco Ilaimaharitra’s free-kick puts last-16 place in sightAfrica Cup of Nations debutants Madagascar took a giant...
19:28, 2019-06-27

E.U. and Four Latin American Nations Reach a Trade Deal The pact, decades in the making, was hailed as a powerful endorsement of multilateral free trade as protectionist policies are on the rise globally....
01:00, 2019-06-29

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Tunisia in trouble after two games The top two teams in group E couldn't get the better of one another. The result leaves Tunisia in more peril than Mali, who still look favorites to a...
19:08, 2019-06-28

Keita on treatment table again in Africa Cup of Nations blow "Naby Keita\u0027s return from injury looks to have been short-lived with Guinea announcing on Friday he is unsure of competing in their must-win las...
17:28, 2019-06-28

Senegal v Algeria: Africa Cup of Nations 2019 – live! Africa Cup of Nations updates from the 6pm BST kick-offWarda cut from Egypt squad after sexual harassment allegationsEmail Paul or tweet him with you...
18:48, 2019-06-27

World Cup shows how nations back women's soccer — or don't France is hosting 24 teams for the Women's World Cup. Though the athletes play professionally in 34 countries, some leagues are better represented th...
15:48, 2019-06-27

Common currency divides West African nations For many West African countries, introducing the eco is tempting. But the political will to do so is not enough — many questions need answers before ...
22:12, 2019-06-30

Green Party would establish process for First Nations to opt out of Indian Act, May says Elizabeth May is in Cowichan Bay, B.C., campaigning with Green candidate Lydia Hwitsum in a Vancouver Island riding neighbouring her own seat....
20:24, 2019-10-05

European nations, Russia back new government in Moldova CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — Five European nations have joined NATO in appealing for “calm and restraint” in Moldova, where a court installed...
00:36, 2019-06-11

Benin v Cameroon: Africa Cup of Nations Group F – live! Africa Cup of Nations updates from Ismailia, 5pm BST kick-offAlso featuring updates from Guinea-Bissau v GhanaEmail Paul or tweet @Paul_Doyle with yo...
18:04, 2019-07-02

Ghana v Benin: Africa Cup of Nations 2019 – live! Cup of Nations updates from the Group F match in Ismailia Cameroon’s Joel Tagueu out after ‘heart defect’ detectedEmail Paul here or tweet @Paul_Doyl...
22:16, 2019-06-25

These coastal First Nations want polluting countries to ditch coal for B.C. LNG "If you're travelling in a country like China and see the air that they breathe, I mean, anything that we can do to help clean that area would make s...
18:40, 2019-10-09

Kane could recover in time for Nations League finals "Tottenham Hotspur\u0027s England striker Harry Kane could be back from injury in time for the Nations League finals in June and will be doing everyt...
15:32, 2019-05-16

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: The surprise package from Madagascar Madagascar have been the pleasant surprise package of this Africa Cup of Nations. Having cruised into the round of 16, they are now set to face a tea...
17:56, 2019-07-01

Egypt v DR Congo: Africa Cup of Nations 2019 – live! Afcon 2019 updates from the 9pm BST kick-off in CairoOmeruo heads Nigeria into knockout stagesAnd you can email Paul here or tweet @Paul_Doyle 5.11p...
21:28, 2019-06-26

Rich nations could end cervical cancer within decades, say experts Study shows HPV vaccine has greatly reduced infections among girls and young womenElimination of cervical cancer in wealthy countries such as the UK ...
01:00, 2019-06-27

US and 25 nations accuse North Korea of violating sanctions UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United States and 25 other countries are accusing North Korea of violating U.N. sanctions by importing far more than the an...
01:24, 2019-06-13

Morocco v Ivory Coast: Africa Cup of Nations – live! Africa Cup of Nations updates from the Group D matchWarda returns to Egypt squad after intervention of playersAnd you can email Paul here or tweet hi...
18:12, 2019-06-28

EU AI experts urge nations to avoid mass surveillance European AI experts issued investment and policy recommendations for EU member nations today including avoid mass surveillance and investment in star...
17:40, 2019-06-26

As Nations Look to Tax Tech Firms, U.S. Scrambles to Broker a Deal The proposed levies on firms like Facebook and Google are pitting traditional allies against one another and threatening to set off a cascade of tax ...
13:24, 2019-07-12

United Nations Says 80 Countries May Ramp Up Climate Pledges The countries may increase their climate goals, but the United Nations says that to avert extreme warming, an “exponential increase in ambition” is n...
23:16, 2019-05-28

Why some First Nations still don’t have clean drinking water — despite Trudeau’s promise Even if Justin Trudeau eliminates long-term boil water advisories, experts say he likely won't have solved the issue of providing clean drinking wate...
13:20, 2019-09-28

Amazon nations should decide region’s future, Bolsonaro says Macron and other European leaders argue the fires in the Amazon require a global response because of the ecosystem's critical role in draining heat-t...
00:28, 2019-08-29

21 nations take part in regional evacuation drill in Cyprus NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus’ foreign minister says 21 countries are taking part in a drill organized by the east Mediterranean island nation ...
18:36, 2019-05-30

Britons less trusting of social media than other major nations Majority in UK favour stronger regulation of tech companies such as Facebook and Twitter Britons trust social media platforms less than any other maj...
07:24, 2019-05-03

Man Utd's Bailly to miss Africa Cup of Nations with knee injury "Manchester United defender Eric Bailly will miss the final two Premier League games of the season and the Africa Cup of Nations after suffering a kn...
13:08, 2019-05-01

Measles: Four European nations lose eradication status The World Health Organization blames misinformation for the global resurgence of the disease....
10:20, 2019-08-29

Lexie Alford visits all 196 sovereign nations on the planet A 21-year-old U.S. woman broke a Guinness World Record when she became the youngest person to visit all 196 sovereign nations in the world....
20:36, 2019-06-04

Pepe to miss Nations League final because of injury PORTO, Portugal (AP) — Portugal defender Pepe will miss the Nations League final because of a shoulder injury. The Portuguese soccer federation says ...
04:56, 2019-06-07

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Senegal end Benin's fairytale Senegal became the first side to book their place in the Africa Cup of Nations 2019 semifinals courtesy of a 1-0 win over Benin. Everton's Idrissa Gu...
21:40, 2019-07-10

Trippier left out of England squad for Nations League "Tottenham Hotspur pair Kieran Trippier and Harry Winks and Southampton duo James Ward-Prowse and Nathan Redmond have been left out of England\u0027s...
22:20, 2019-05-27

US official urges Pacific nations to keep ties with Taiwan CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A top U.S. diplomat for Southeast Asia has urged Pacific island nations not to withdraw diplomatic recognition of Taiwan, ...
07:00, 2019-05-24

'Five Eyes' nations discuss backdoor access to WhatsApp Countries focus on increasingly effective encryption of communicationsBritish, American and other intelligence agencies from English-speaking countri...
22:36, 2019-07-30

Cancer 'biggest middle-age killer in rich nations' Cancer claims more lives than cardiovascular disease in wealthy countries but the reverse is true for poorer nations....
14:56, 2019-09-03

A look at Trump’s visit to the United Nations General Assembly President Trump is set to arrive in New York City Sunday night ahead the United Nations General Assembly, where he will spend the next three days wit...
00:00, 2019-09-23

Senegal to miss stalwart Koulibaly in Cup of Nations final "Senegal moved a step closer to a maiden Africa Cup of Nations title with their semi-final victory on Sunday but will be without key defender Kalidou...
11:48, 2019-07-15

UK Men’s Basketball Conference Opponents Announced for 2019-20 UK Athletics BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Kentucky’s path to a potential 49th Southeastern Conference regular-season crown is a little clearer with the announc...
00:00, 2019-05-30

Basketball Wives Returns: Where Are Your Favorite Former Castmates Now? In the game of reality TV, the Basketball Wives cast always comes out on top. It's hard to believe that it's been nine years since VH1 first introdu...
12:48, 2019-06-19

British Basketball frustrated by funding snub "British Basketball has hit out at the decision not to award the sport additional funds as Great Britain\u0027s women attempt to qualify for Tokyo 20...
12:50, 2019-05-01

It’s time we had a dry, statistical analysis of Air Bud, the dog who sucks at basketball Sure, there’s nothing in the rules that says a dog can’t play basketball, but there’s also nothing in the rules that says we can’t talk about how muc...
20:08, 2019-06-14

USA Basketball announces 20 names for World Cup camp COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — USA Basketball has announced the 20 names for the national team training camp to be held this summer in advance of the...
17:20, 2019-06-10

Man becomes internet sensation after shooting basketball in net – despite being blind A BLIND man has gone viral overnight after being filmed shooting a basketball through a hoop on his very first try....
16:08, 2019-05-30

Nets’ Joe Harris came long way for Team USA basketball nod Joe Harris is going for the gold. The Nets wing — who worked his way from the NBA scrap heap to become the league’s best shooter last season — made T...
23:44, 2019-08-24

Why Team USA's World Cup failure was good for basketball The US men’s national basketball team crashed out of the World Cup - but it’s a sign that other countries are closing the talent gapThis was a failur...
10:24, 2019-09-12

EKU Men’s Basketball Adds 6-10 Forward Tariq Balogun EKU Athletics RICHMOND, Ky. – Tariq Balogun – a 6-10 forward from London, England – has signed to play basketball at Eastern Kentucky University, hea...
22:04, 2019-06-10

2 convicted in college basketball corruption trial NEW YORK (AP) — An aspiring sports business manager and an amateur basketball coach have been convicted of bribery conspiracy at a trial that showed ...
21:28, 2019-05-08

Jim Carroll Was Just 12 When He Started Writing 'The Basketball Diaries' Jim Carroll, who died 10 years ago Wednesday, was a star high school athlete who was also drawn to writing, particularly poetry. ...
22:56, 2019-09-11

Kentucky Men’s Basketball Sets Exhibition Slate (Kentucky Today/Keith Taylor) LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky men’s basketball team has finalized its exhibition slate for the 2019-20 season with the ...
21:28, 2019-06-06

Why Team USA's World Cup defeats were good for basketball The US men’s basketball team crashed out of the World Cup – but it’s a sign that other countries are closing the talent gapThis was a failure by the ...
16:04, 2019-09-12

Idaho men’s basketball coach put on administrative leave MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — The University of Idaho men’s basketball coach has been placed on administrative leave following a consultant’s repo...
18:20, 2019-05-29

UA wheelchair basketball player overcomes obstacles TUCSON — Malat Wei knows about adversity. Born in South Sudan, he escaped his country’s civil war as a little boy. At the age of 3, this ...
14:24, 2019-07-08

Former wheelchair basketball player who lived in car, now on the rebound TUCSON — Malat Wei once played wheelchair basketball for the University of Arizona. Last year, he was set to go oversees to play but that oppor...
08:24, 2019-08-18

US crowns men’s, women’s 3-on-3 basketball champs in Vegas LAS VEGAS (AP) — Before 3-on-3 basketball debuts in the Olympics, USA Basketball took it to Las Vegas. The men’s and women’s national cha...
09:44, 2019-05-05

Pac-12 tries to boost men’s basketball, loosen transfer rule SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Pac-12 presidents voted to standardize nonconference schedules for men’s basketball and allow athletes to transfer wit...
00:16, 2019-05-21

Former UA wheelchair basketball player overcomes obstacles TUCSON — Malat Wei knows about adversity. Born in South Sudan, he escaped his country’s civil war as a little boy. At the age of 3, this ...
05:00, 2019-07-08

What’s on TV Saturday: ‘Love Island’ and Big3 Basketball Season 5 of the British reality show begins streaming on Hulu. And Ice Cube’s three-on-three basketball league kicks off its third season....
07:12, 2019-06-22

Johnny Juzang Signs NLI with Kentucky Men’s Basketball UK Athletics LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky men’s basketball team added a versatile scorer with length and an ability to make an immediate impact with...
01:24, 2019-05-11

Basketball is Canadian, and so’s the whistle you hear in every NBA game An NBA referee born in Ontario is the inventor of a "pea-less" whistle that's now the standard used in professional level sports organizations like t...
07:12, 2019-06-08

Khalil Whitney Signs with Kentucky Men’s Basketball LEXINGTON, Ky. – Longtime Kentucky men’s basketball commitment Khalil Whitney officially joined the Wildcats on Friday after signing a national lette...
23:36, 2019-05-03

'What Kaepernick did was patriotic' - USA basketball coach Popovich "USA basketball coach Gregg Popovich has come out in praise of Colin Kaepernick, whose stand against racial injustice in America cost him his NFL car...
14:32, 2019-08-15

MSG lines up massive college basketball schedule The Garden’s college basketball season starts with a bang and finishes in similar fashion. The eyes of the sport will be zeroed in on MSG on the firs...
18:48, 2019-10-17

Big East return is ‘jolt’ UConn basketball has been looking for Connecticut returning to the Big East may give the conference more of its old-school feel. In the least, it should help the Huskies return to nationa...
07:52, 2019-06-28

LSU basketball coach regrets not meeting with LSU officials DESTIN, Fla. (AP) — LSU men’s basketball coach Will Wade has acknowledged making “some mistakes” when he refused to speak with scho...
00:56, 2019-05-29

‘Day of the Dead’ Barbie sparks ‘cultural appropriation’ backlash This Day of the Dead Barbie can die at any time, according to social justice warriors. Mattel’s just announced the Día de los Muertos Barbie do...
18:08, 2019-09-10

Southampton's Hasenhuettl wary of backlash at wounded Spurs "Southampton manager Ralph Hasenhuettl compared Saturday\u0027s Premier League opponents Tottenham Hotspur to a wounded boxer who would come out figh...
09:28, 2019-09-27

BP backlash and Extinction Gongs: can climate art save the world? Artists have long struggled to make environmental activism cool. A new wave of culture could make a difference In 2015, the United Nations feared tha...
08:28, 2019-07-20

Seedy app that 'undressed' women sparks backlash, taken offline A seedy app that used a type of artificial intelligence to “undress” images of clothed women has been taken offline by its developers....
21:56, 2019-06-28

Egyptian actress faces backlash after appearing in blackface CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian actress is facing a backlash after appearing on a TV prank show in blackface in a demeaning imitation of a Sudanese woman. I...
17:20, 2019-05-12

Kim Kardashian reveals name of new shapewear line following Kimono backlash Kim Kardashian West's shapewear line Kimono is no more. The new name, changed amid outcry over cultural appropriation, is SKIMS Solutionwear. &...
21:16, 2019-08-26

The conservative backlash against LeBron James has nothing to do with human rights Basketball’s biggest star is under fire after wading into the NBA’s China controversy, but his remarks are being weaponized by bad-faith actors tradi...
17:40, 2019-10-16

IKEA apologizes for dish after cultural appropriation backlash IKEA’s new jerk chicken with rice and peas has been slammed after the warehouse chain made the traditional Caribbean dish using the wrong ingredients...
20:48, 2019-09-16

'Game of Thrones' won't have a final season re-do despite fan backlash, HBO chief says The clamor from “Game of Thrones” fans for a do-over of the drama’s final season has been in vain....
14:24, 2019-07-25

School district changes cold sandwich policy after backlash WARWICK, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island school district has reversed its decision to serve cold sandwiches instead of hot lunches to students whose famil...
22:40, 2019-05-09

Schools face backlash for not reporting threats to parents RALEIGH, N.C. — When officials at a Catholic high school in South Carolina learned that a 16-year-old student made videos of himself firing a gun and...
20:04, 2019-09-09

Kim Kardashian West faces backlash over Kimono shapewear NEW YORK (AP) — Kim Kardashian West has received backlash on social media from people who object to what they say is appropriation of the traditional...
23:56, 2019-06-26

‘When They See Us’ prompts renewed backlash for former prosecutor Linda Fairstein The bestselling author, who led the sex crimes unit for Manhattan's District Attorney's office, has maintained the Central Park Five were guilty desp...
23:16, 2019-06-04

HBO addresses 'Game of Thrones' backlash, prequel in the works The first episode of a possible prequel series to HBO's global hit "Game of Thrones" has completed filming in Belfast, a network executive said on We...
01:16, 2019-07-25

PewDiePie pulls $50,000 ADL donation after fan backlash and conspiracy theories The controversial YouTuber has announced he will instead be donating to a different charity after doing more research...
16:36, 2019-09-13

Use of ‘crotch cams’ reduced after backlash at World Championships "The use of cameras inside starting blocks will be reduced at the World Championships after the footage was deemed “unflattering” and an invasion of ...
17:00, 2019-10-03

Gina Rodriguez Responds to Backlash Over Saying the N-Word on Instagram Gina Rodriguez is apologizing for using the n-word in one of her Instagram Stories. On Tuesday, the Jane the Virgin actress' name began trending on T...
22:24, 2019-10-15

Bishop faces backlash after tweet about Pride Month PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island’s Roman Catholic bishop is facing backlash after tweeting that Catholics should not support or attend LGBT...
19:16, 2019-06-02

Dennis slams Tour de France withdrawal ‘backlash’ "Rohan Dennis believes his withdrawal from the Tour de France mid-stage has been “blown out of proportion”, with the Australian criticising those on ...
19:28, 2019-09-10

Chick-fil-A says it has ‘much higher calling’ amid charity backlash Chick-fil-A is taking the high road in response to a handful of liberal critics alleging the popular fast food restaurant is hostile to LGBTQ individ...
19:40, 2019-05-16

Backlash for YouTube over policies that stripped channels of income Some of the YouTube community is in an uproar over changes by the company that have demonetized some channels and erased the videos of others....
04:20, 2019-06-06

LeBron James addresses China comment backlash LeBron James on Tuesday addressed the backlash he sparked when he waded into the NBA-Hong Kong controversy — saying he understood why critics pounced...
02:48, 2019-10-16

BBC, Who Dis Woman? A Spoof of Meghan Markle Sparks Backlash Will the lampooning of Meghan Markle ever end? Likely no time soon, as a new satire show premiering on BBC Two indicates. The 3D-animation comedy sho...
23:08, 2019-06-24

Brunei says it 'will not enforce gay death penalty after global backlash' AP Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah is backing off of punishing gay sex with execution after facing global backlash. The small Southeast Asian count...
03:28, 2019-05-06

Suzanne Somers on nude birthday snap backlash: 'It was very hot' Suzanne Somers isn’t feeling the heat after some social media users expressed strong opinions about her recent Instagram snap celebrating her 73rd bi...
20:16, 2019-10-18

Brunei suspends death penalty for homosexuality after backlash The sultan of Brunei said the country won't enforce new laws that include stoning to death for adultery and gay sex. The announcement comes after a g...
00:08, 2019-05-06

Rage of dismayed Tories threatens backlash in key marginal Putney voted 75 per cent Remain. Opinion in Justine Greening's seat has hardened against Brexit...
13:12, 2019-05-08

Dems to yank bill to raise congressional pay after backlash House Democratic leaders are postponing consideration of a bill that would include a pay raise for members of Congress, after facing a major backlash...
02:08, 2019-06-11

India Plans to Ban E-Cigarettes, as Global Backlash Intensifies Juul and other manufacturers had hoped to expand to the country, which has one of the highest rates of tobacco use in the world....
16:00, 2019-09-19

Sean Spicer brushes off 'DWTS' backlash: 'I've been living this for a while' Former White House press secretary Sean Spicer addressed backlash to his participation on 'Dancing With the Stars' after Monday's season opener. ...
14:44, 2019-09-17

Biden flips on Hyde Amendment after Democratic backlash After two days of backlash from his own party, Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden now says he opposes the Hyde Amendment, which is a ban on us...
04:52, 2019-06-07

Taylor Swift: Kardashian backlash 'isolating' and 'humiliating' Taylor Swift had to "restructure" her life after Kim Kardashian and Kanye West fans declared her "canceled" amid the "Famous" controversy....
18:00, 2019-08-08

NBC’s Universal Pictures plans to release ‘The Hunt’ despite backlash NBC Universal still plans to release the controversial movie “The Hunt” as scheduled on September 27 despite significant backlash over the film that ...
23:36, 2019-08-08

Brunei will not enforce death penalty for gay sex after global backlash The small Southeast Asian country sparked an outcry when it rolled out its interpretation of Islamic laws, or sharia, on April 3, punishing sodomy, a...
17:40, 2019-05-05

Fat-shaming plates yanked from Macy’s after online backlash Pass the salt, these dinner plates are pretty tasteless. Macy’s yanked a series of dishes that feature arbitrary “portion control” circles from their...
22:40, 2019-07-22

Bolsonaro cancels New York trip amid backlash RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is canceling a trip to New York after several companies pulled out of an event where he was ...
03:52, 2019-05-04

Despite backlash, loot boxes could be essential to gaming’s future Enlarge / Some might object to using a slot machine to illustrate a piece on loot boxes, but Juniper directly calls them "a form of in-game gambling"...
12:24, 2019-05-02

YouTuber Nikita Dragun faces backlash over hairstyle YouTuber Nikita Dragun is accused of cultural appropriation over a 'box braids' hairstyle....
15:16, 2019-09-09

‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ to be redesigned after fan backlash over ‘creepy teeth’ The director of "Sonic the Hedgehog" is burrowing in shame after outraged fans forced him to redraw his star character, whose giant teeth creeped out...
23:16, 2019-05-04

NCAA changes its ‘Rich Paul rule’ amid backlash After hearing the backlash over its so-called “Rich Paul Rule,” the NCAA has amended the recently implemented agent certification require...
21:32, 2019-08-12

Biden backlash: will the frontrunner's early stumbles be his downfall? A blunder on abortion right this week shows he may have misjudged the mood of an increasingly progressive partySince his arrival in the 2020 presiden...
07:48, 2019-06-08

Trump faces backlash over plan to dip into Pell reserves Education advocates say a Trump administration plan to use federal Pell Grant money for space exploration would jeopardize aid for future college stu...
00:12, 2019-05-15

UN postpones anti-torture conference in Cairo after backlash Human rights campaigners criticised ‘whitewashing’ of Egyptian government’s abusesThe UN has postponed an anti-torture conference due to take place i...
18:32, 2019-08-20

WeWork adds woman to its board in face of backlash WeWork owner, The We Company, said on Wednesday it will add a woman, Frances Frei, to its board of directors and unwound a $5.9 million payment to it...
16:44, 2019-09-04

Calls for backdoor access to WhatsApp as Five Eyes nations meet Countries focus on increasingly effective encryption of communicationsBritish, American and other intelligence agencies from English-speaking countri...
03:36, 2019-07-31

Ismaila Sarr to Hakim Ziyech: 10 to watch at the Africa Cup of Nations Our list of potential stars of the tournament, which starts in Egypt on Friday, also includes the hosts’ hero Mohamed SalahA brilliant season for Aja...
14:56, 2019-06-21

Kane set to be named in England squad for Nations League finals "Gareth Southgate looks set to include captain Harry Kane in his England squad for the Nations League finals."...
23:52, 2019-05-15

Nations must unite to halt global economic slowdown, says new IMF head In her first speech, Kristalina Georgieva says looming crisis requires coordinated responseThe new head of the International Monetary Fund has told s...
16:52, 2019-10-08

Imperiled by climate change, Pacific nations chide Australia Small Pacific islands nations at risk from rising sea levels lambasted Australia on Friday after it blocked moves at a regional forum to set down tou...
10:12, 2019-08-16

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Young, lesser-known talents to watch out for Every major international tournament offers young, lesser-know talents a chance to shine on a bigger stage. Here we take a look at some of the Africa...
19:16, 2019-06-21

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Chaotic buildup, mouthwatering tournament The competition kicks off in Egypt this week, with 24 teams in the running. Several changes and alterations mean that this year's Africa Cup of Natio...
18:44, 2019-06-21

Sterling set to captain England in Nations League semi - reports "Raheem Sterling is reportedly set to lead England out in their UEFA Nations League semi-final against the Netherlands on Thursday night in Guimaraes...
13:24, 2019-06-05

England vs Netherlands: How big is the Nations League? Standard Sport podcast After two all English European finals the attention now turns to the national team as England take on the Netherlands in the semi-final of the inaugu...
11:12, 2019-06-04

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Nigeria through to next round as Zimbabwe's wait goes on German coach Gernot Rohr's Nigeria are through to the last-16 after the Super Eagles beat Guinea in Group B. In Group A, Uganda and Zimbabwe shared t...
22:40, 2019-06-26

World’s nations gather to tackle wildlife extinction crisis Giraffes, sharks, glass frogs - and the woolly mammoth - may get boosted protection at summitFrom giraffes to sharks, the world’s endangered species ...
22:16, 2019-08-17

Malaysia to send back plastic waste to foreign nations PORT KLANG, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia says it will send back some 3,000 metric tonnes (330 tons) of non-recyclable plastic waste to countries includin...
07:56, 2019-05-28

Former Soviet nations to hold eclectic sports event in 2020 MOSCOW (AP) — Beach handball and kettlebell lifting will be on the program at a new multi-sport event for former Soviet nations. Besides the more typ...
13:16, 2019-06-27

Chinese snooping tech spreads to nations vulnerable to abuse BELGRADE, Serbia — When hundreds of video cameras with the power to identify and track individuals started appearing in the streets of Belgrade as pa...
21:24, 2019-10-16

Injured Kane picked by England for Nations League finals LONDON (AP) — Harry Kane has been selected by England for the inaugural Nations League finals next month even though he has yet to return to action f...
15:20, 2019-05-16

Mane would trade in Champions League glory for Cup of Nations trophy "Sadio Mane would be prepared to swap his Champions League success with Liverpool for an Africa Cup of Nations medal with Senegal, he said as he read...
23:32, 2019-06-25

Kane named in England squad for Nations League finals "Harry Kane has been called up by Gareth Southgate to the England squad for the Nations League finals."...
15:12, 2019-05-16

Gerald Asamoah on Africa Cup of Nations: 'When games are on, the streets empty' Born in Ghana, Gerald Asamoah came to Germany as a child and went on to play in the Bundesliga and for Germany. Asamoah spoke to DW about the Africa ...
10:08, 2019-06-20

G20 nations triple coal power subsidies despite climate crisis Major economies pledged a decade ago to phase out all aid for fossil fuelsG20 nations have almost tripled the subsidies they give to coal-fired power...
01:36, 2019-06-25

EU nations lead condemnation of Saudi human rights record Statement read out at UN human rights council meeting denounces alleged use of torture and unlawful detentionsSaudi Arabia’s human rights record has ...
08:36, 2019-09-24

Saudi Arabia asks nations to respond to Iran with ‘firmness’ JIDDAH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister says Muslim nations must confront recent attacks blamed on Iran with “all mea...
06:44, 2019-05-30

Island nations on climate crisis frontline ‘not sitting idly by’ Small island nations are “not sitting idly by” but are emerging as “frontrunners” in the fight against climate change according to Fekitamoeloa Katoa...
23:44, 2019-09-26

Gerald Asamoah on Africa Cup of Nations: When games are on, 'the streets are almost empty' Born in Ghana, Gerald Asamoah came to Germany as a child and went on to play in the Bundesliga and for Germany. He spoke to DW about the Africa Cup o...
17:44, 2019-06-20

Egypt kick striker out of Cup of Nations squad for disciplinary reasons "Egypt have removed striker Amr Warda from their Africa Cup of Nations squad for disciplinary reasons, the Egyptian Football Federation (EFA) preside...
16:48, 2019-06-26

4 nations vote in high-stakes European Union election The Czech Republic, Slovakia, Malta and Latvia are casting their ballots in day three of EU parliamentary elections....
11:48, 2019-05-25

G7 nations close to agreeing on how to fight Amazon wildfires: Macron He said the G7 countries comprising the United States, Japan, Germany, France, Italy, Britain and Canada, were finalizing a possible deal on "technic...
18:52, 2019-08-25

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Cebio Soukou, Benin's boy from Bochum In March 2019, German-born Cebio Soukou won his first cap for Benin. Now he's about to represent his father's homeland at the Africa Cup of Nations, ...
13:00, 2019-06-24

2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Chaotic buildup, mouthwatering tournament The competition kicks off in Egypt this week, with 24 teams in the running. Several changes and alterations mean that this year's Africa Cup of Natio...
14:40, 2019-06-19

G7 nations close to agreement on tackling Amazon fires: Macron French President Emmanuel Macron said on Sunday the leaders of the world's major industrialized nations were close to an agreement on how to help fig...
22:00, 2019-08-25

Africa Cup of Nations roundup: Uganda end 41-year wait with win over DR Congo • Patrick Kaddu and Emmanuel Okwi seal 2-0 win• Uganda had not won match at Afcon since 1978Uganda won at the Africa Cup of Nations finals for the fi...
18:56, 2019-06-22

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Cameroon start title defense with a win Five time champions and current title holders Cameroon got their 2019 tournament off to a winning start. Under the coaching instruction of two legend...
21:12, 2019-06-25

Want to stop climate change? Jared Diamond says nations need therapy In his new book Upheaval, polymath Jared Diamond says nations need a special kind of therapy to solve big problems like climate change, Brexit and nu...
11:32, 2019-06-08

All eyes on Women's World Cup, plus the Nations League and more – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Jonathan Wilson, Lars Sivertsen, Mark Langdon and Suzy Wrack discuss the opening weekend of France 2019, the conclusion of the Nations L...
18:48, 2019-06-10

Netherlands beats England 3-1 to reach Nations League final GUIMARAES, Portugal (AP) — The Netherlands took advantage of two sloppy defensive mistakes by England in extra time to earn a 3-1 win in the semifina...
00:36, 2019-06-07

World Rugby admits concerns over proposed CVC and Six Nations deal • Private equity firm has agreed £300m package in principle• CVC already backs Gallagher Premiership and in Pro14 talksWorld Rugby officials have exp...
13:09, 2019-09-17

Netherlands v England: Nations League semi-final - live! Minute-by-minute updates from the 7.45pm BST match in GuimaraesSean Ingle on the England fans who poisoned PortoSend your thoughts to Scott.Murray@th...
19:56, 2019-06-06

England v Netherlands - Nations League semi-final LIVE "Follow live coverage of England\u0027s clash with the Netherlands in the semi-finals of the Nations League."...
19:48, 2019-06-06

Finland leads list of Europe’s most digitally advanced nations The EU's annual digital societies report places Finland first among member nations thanks to high rates of broad connectivity and digital skills. Rea...
14:56, 2019-06-11

Trump calls on ‘all civilized nations’ help to end violence against people of faith Trump spoke Wednesday to faith leaders at a White House dinner in honour of the National Day of Prayer....
17:28, 2019-05-02

The Jumping Nations Cup final – who will claim a place at Tokyo 2020? "The season-closing competition in Barcelona – the Jumping Nations Cup final – will determine series winner but there is also a spot at the Olympics ...
12:48, 2019-10-02

European Union nations are living far beyond the Earth's means: report The European Union's 28 countries consume the Earth's resources much faster than they can be renewed, and none of them has sustainable consumption po...
00:44, 2019-05-09

Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro wants Amazon nations to tackle fires Brazil's president said that environmental challenges must be met while respecting "national sovereignty" and announced a meeting of countries that s...
13:56, 2019-08-29

Two coaches who grew up in same Parisian suburb in Africa Cup of Nations final "Two coaches of the same age who grew up in the same Parisian suburb will clash on the touchline when their sides meet in the Africa Cup of Nations f...
19:36, 2019-07-18

Tunisia frees United Nations expert suspected of espionage TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisia has freed a United Nations expert monitoring sanctions against neighboring Libya who was held for nearly two months on ...
19:08, 2019-05-22

NATO chief warns of threat of industrial espionage from other nations Canada and its NATO allies are facing a growing threat from espionage, said NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg....
21:40, 2019-07-15

Naby Keita to miss rest of season, Africa Cup on Nations LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool will be without Naby Keita for its final games of the season after the midfielder limped off with a groin injury ...
13:52, 2019-05-03

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Senegal and Nigeria reach semis Senegal became the first side to book their place in the Africa Cup of Nations 2019 semifinals courtesy of a 1-0 win over Benin, while Nigeria overca...
00:08, 2019-07-11

Madagascar v Tunisia: Africa Cup of Nations quarter-final – live! Africa Cup of Nations updates from the 8pm BST kick-offJonathan Wilson: Afcon has had more drama than qualityAnd you can email Paul here or tweet him...
19:40, 2019-07-11

Arctic nations to meet amid tensions over environment, resources Top diplomats from the United States, Russia and other nations which border the Arctic meet in Finland on Monday to discuss policies governing the po...
00:44, 2019-05-06

Mali v Ivory Coast: Africa Cup of Nations 2019 last 16 – live! Live updates from the 5pm BST kick-off in SuezMadagascar dream goes on while Algeria storm throughDrop Simon an email | Tweet @Simon_Burnton 4.57pm B...
18:08, 2019-07-08

United Nations chief calls for more support for cyclone-hit Mozambique U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Thursday called on the international community to provide more aid to Mozambique, where two cyclones spurr...
20:12, 2019-07-11

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Shootout win sends Algeria into semifinals Algeria booked their place in the Africa Cup of Nations 2019 semifinals with a penalty shootout win over the Ivory Coast. The thrilling quarter final...
22:00, 2019-07-11

Amber Heard calls on United Nations to endorse fracking ban Amber Heard, Mark Ruffalo and Emma Thompson called on the United Nations to endorse a worldwide fracking ban ahead of its climate change summit....
16:44, 2019-09-19

The United Nations warned that it may not be able to pay its staff on time because the US owes it $1 billion John Moore/Getty United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres revealed the dire state of the organization's finances —which he described a...
13:28, 2019-10-10

England v Switzerland: Nations League third-place play-off – live! Minute-by-minute updates from the playoff in GuimaraesSouthgate commits to England and rules out taking Chelsea jobSend your emails and thoughts to R...
14:52, 2019-06-09

Algeria v Nigeria: Africa Cup of Nations semi-final – live! Africa Cup of Nations semi-final news from the game in CairoRedemption awaits Youcef Belaili if form holds against NigeriaAnd you can mail Simon or t...
20:48, 2019-07-14

Senegal v Benin: Africa Cup of Nations quarter-final – live! Africa Cup of Nations updates from the 5pm BST kick-offSouth Africa’s Baxter: ‘We can’t give the country hope’And you can email Paul here or tweet hi...
18:56, 2019-07-10

Nations League, the Women's World Cup and more – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen and Philippe Auclair discuss the Nations League with familiar themes on and off the pitch for England,...
20:04, 2019-06-07

Morley Googoo removed as regional chief of Assembly of First Nations The chiefs of Newfoundland and Nova Scotia announced the decision in a media release on Friday....
00:36, 2019-10-12

Africa Cup of Nations 2019 Final: Senegal vs. Algeria live After weeks of competition in Egypt, it's time to find out who will win this year's AFCON. Will it be Algeria's first win since 1990, or Senegal's fi...
21:28, 2019-07-19

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: highs, lows and moments of mayhem From basketball-style thrillers to great goals and Algeria’s final triumph we pick the highlights from a hectic tournamentAlgeria’s quarter-final vic...
17:00, 2019-07-20

Portugal v Switzerland: Nations League semi-final – live! Nations League semi-final updates from the 7.45pm BST gameAnd feel free to email Barry or tweet him @bglendenning 6.17pm BST “To play for your natio...
19:40, 2019-06-05

Climate crisis blamed as temperature records broken in three nations New maximums set in Belgium, Germany and Netherlands, as citizens swelter across EuropeBelgium, Germany and the Netherlands have recorded their highe...
01:40, 2019-07-25

Chance to end barren years fires England up for Nations League "Not even England\u0027s most passionate supporters would suggest that winning this week\u0027s Nations League Finals would compare with a World Cup ...
11:24, 2019-06-04

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Victor Wanyama's final against his best friend Kenya's game against Senegal on Monday is a final of sorts. The winner will make the knockout rounds. The nation is hoping Victor Wanyama, the idol o...
16:40, 2019-06-29

Nations League winner Portugal rises in FIFA rankings ZURICH (AP) — Nations League champion Portugal is up two places to No. 5 in the FIFA men’s rankings which are still led by Belgium. World champ...
11:20, 2019-06-14

United Nations gives Mozambique $13 million for Cyclone Kenneth damage The United Nations will grant Mozambique and the Comoros Islands $13 million in emergency funds to help provide food and water and repair damage to i...
09:04, 2019-04-29

Africa Cup of Nations: Madagascar beat DR Congo in shootout as dream goes on Madagascar’s remarkable run at the Africa Cup of Nations continues, with the outsiders now into the quarter-finals after beating DR Congo on penaltie...
21:32, 2019-07-07

Nations League: four exciting young players to watch in Portugal Expect to see João Félix, Declan Rice, Kevin Mbabu and Donny van de Beek tearing it up this weekBy Martin Laurence for WhoScoredCristiano Ronaldo was...
15:44, 2019-06-05

Ronaldo heads Portugal squad for Nations League finals "Hosts Portugal named their squad for next month\u0027s inaugural Nations League finals on Thursday with Cristiano Ronaldo heading the bill and an in...
14:52, 2019-05-23

Zimbabwe FA, players threaten Nations Cup pullout over wage row – reports "The Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) and the players were locked in talks over unpaid salaries on Thursday with both parties threatening to with...
11:20, 2019-06-28

First Nations elder criticizes Trudeau government during funding announcement An Ojibway elder criticized the Canadian government for not sharing details of a federal funding announcement for a national park in Toronto....
18:00, 2019-08-27

Iran warns Western nations to ‘stay away’ from the Persian Gulf Iran’s president on Sunday warned Western nations to “stay away” from the Persian Gulf and said Tehran was working with regional pa...
20:52, 2019-09-22

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Madagascar shock Nigeria to top Group B Madagascar, ranked 108th in the world, caused the biggest upset of the tournament so far as they beat Gernot Rohr's Nigeria to win Group B. Elsewhere...
21:04, 2019-06-30

Metis nations sign historic self-governance deal with Ottawa The agreements affirm the Metis right of self-government and formally recognize the mandates of the Metis nations in the three provinces....
20:20, 2019-06-27

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Mauritania and Angola play out stalemate There was no separating Mauritania and Angola as the two nations played out the first goalless draw of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Group E. Bot...
19:56, 2019-06-29

Africa Cup of Nations roundup: Madagascar shock Nigeria to top Group B • Madagascar 2-0 Nigeria; Burundi 0-2 Guinea• Tournament debutants finish first in Group B in EgyptMadagascar pulled off one of the great shocks of t...
20:40, 2019-06-30

Ronaldo’s hat trick sends Portugal into Nations League final PORTO, Portugal (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo scored a hat trick as Portugal defeated Switzerland 3-1 Wednesday to reach the final of the inaugural UEFA&#...
22:52, 2019-06-05

'We were a real family': Algeria reflect on Africa Cup of Nations win – video ‘We were like brothers, we were a real family,’ said Algeria player Aïssa Mandi after Algeria won the Africa Cup of Nations for the second time, beat...
22:04, 2019-07-20

Canada’s Big 3 slowly adopting unlimited data plans — but still lag behind other nations Rogers is making a shift in its wireless service offerings by introducing unlimited data plans — something Canada's three national carriers have bee...
16:44, 2019-06-13

Senegal v Algeria: Africa Cup of Nations 2019 final – live! Minute-by-minute updates from the final in CairoPatriotism and soft power: how Egypt sought to gain from AfconEmail Paul here or tweet @Paul_Doyle 7...
20:32, 2019-07-19

Andrew Yang: A Worthy Pickup Basketball Teammate? Let's set aside the small stuff (qualifications for President of the United States, etc.) and assess Andrew Yang's hooping abilities....
22:56, 2019-09-19

Zona guard leaving basketball team after just one season TUCSON –  Arizona guard Devonaire Doutrive is transferring from the University of Arizona. It’s still not clear what school he will head ...
07:16, 2019-05-28

Michigan hires Wilson as women’s basketball assistant ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan has hired Toyelle Wilson as an assistant coach and recruiting coordinator for its women’s basketball team. The...
22:44, 2019-05-20

Australia slip up at death against China in basketball's Asia Cup Opals fall to 70-69 defeat after late drama in BangaloreAustralia miss out on direct passage to semi-finalAustralia’s FibaWomen’s Asia Cup hopes have...
01:24, 2019-09-27

Luc Longley Mad That Spain Keeps Getting "Kissed On The Dick By The Basketball Gods" Australia just lost a tough game to Spain in the semifinals of the FIBA World Cup. The Boomers led most of the way, but lost their lead at the end of...
16:24, 2019-09-13

UK Men’s Basketball to Stream Live NBA Draft Show on Thursday LEXINGTON, Ky. – As the Kentucky men’s basketball program enjoys another life-changing night for a handful of NBA Draft hopefuls on Thursday, Big Blu...
01:44, 2019-06-19

Fall picked as first president of Basketball Africa League NEW YORK (AP) — Amadou Gallo Fall is the first president of the Basketball Africa League. The NBA made the announcement of his move on Tuesday. Fall ...
00:24, 2019-05-29

WNBA: Why sharps love wagering on women’s basketball Though it’s likely to be buried in an early-season media barrage that features the NBA playoffs, the NHL playoffs, golf’s U.S. Open (June 13-16), and...
22:40, 2019-05-24

Courtney hired as basketball assistant by Miami Hurricanes CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Bill Courtney has been hired as assistant basketball coach at the University of Miami, where he’ll be reunited with c...
00:20, 2019-06-13

A Thorough And Informative 2019 NBA Finals Preview For Basketball Idiots Hello, casual basketball viewer! At long last, the NBA Finals are here, and you know what that means: It’s time once again for you to crib a pitiful ...
21:24, 2019-05-30

Bail reduced for man accused in LSU basketball player death BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The man accused of fatally shooting an LSU basketball player has had his bail reduced by more than half so he can participate...
21:32, 2019-06-11

Report: 6 men’s basketball programs to face NCAA allegations ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A key NCAA official says six schools are going to be facing allegations of Level I violations as early as next month, the next t...
19:52, 2019-06-13

Ex-Arizona assistant basketball coach gets 3-month sentence NEW YORK (AP) — A judge has sentenced a former assistant basketball coach at the University of Arizona to three months in prison for his role in a co...
20:04, 2019-06-06

UK Men’s Basketball Lands 11th Straight Top-Three Signing Class (Larry Vaught Photo) LEXINGTON, Ky. – On April 1, 2009, at his introductory press conference as the Kentucky men’s basketball head coach, John Calipa...
01:00, 2019-05-25

Still to be Inducted Saturday in the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame UK Athletics LEXINGTON, Ky. – The all-time leading scorer in both men’s and women’s basketball history at the University of Kentucky – Valerie Still ...
07:04, 2019-06-08

French basketball hero Tony Parker retires Parker had an illustrious career playing in the NBA, which included four championships.The Belgian-born point guard also starred for the French natio...
19:00, 2019-06-10

The basketball sessions hoping to lower knife crime The capital's knife-crime epidemic is no secret. Could evening basketball sessions, intended to lure kids away from gangs, be the answer? Amy Sedghi ...
08:20, 2019-10-03

UA asst. basketball coach sentenced in bribery scandal NEW YORK – A former assistant basketball coach at the University of Arizona was sentenced to three months in prison and two years of probation ...
08:16, 2019-06-07

Ex-Oklahoma State basketball coach gets 3 months in prison NEW YORK (AP) — A former assistant basketball coach at Oklahoma State and the University of South Carolina has been sentenced to three months in pris...
20:40, 2019-06-07

EKU Women’s Basketball Announces Additions To 2019-20 Team EKU Athletics RICHMOND, Ky. – New EKU women’s basketball head coach Samantha Williams announced the addition of five new players to the team fo...
02:24, 2019-05-31

This Coach Hits Jaw-Dropping Basketball Trick Shot Drew Maddux is a basketball coach with a special skill. He makes sinking insane trick shots look like a breeze....
00:00, 2019-10-15

Basketball figure denies bribing coaches to get clients NEW YORK (AP) — A former aspiring business manager for NBA players continues to insist he never bribed college basketball coaches to help him get fut...
20:56, 2019-05-02

Magic Johnson declares Los Angeles the ‘king of basketball’ He may not be in charge anymore, but Magic Johnson is excited for basketball in Los Angeles The former Lakers president took to Twitter on Saturday t...
16:32, 2019-07-08

Basketball is my first love, but the athleticism of beach volleyball is amazing The sport has come a long way since it was an excuse to hang out at the beach with a beer. The skills of its athletes are breathtaking Not many peopl...
13:20, 2019-07-29

Yale, ex-basketball player settle lawsuit over expulsion HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Yale University has settled a lawsuit brought by a former Yale basketball team captain who sued the university after being exp...
00:00, 2019-06-26

No excuses for Australia's Boomers as they aim for first Basketball World Cup medal On a high after beating the United States, Australia’s basketballers head to the Fiba World Cup hoping to make history“It’s not really about them.” T...
21:36, 2019-08-27

Team USA basketball is no longer gold medal shoo-in The U.S. men’s basketball team had never lost to Australia. It had gone nearly 13 years without losing a game with an NBA-stocked roster. It wa...
20:48, 2019-08-24

UK Basketball Adds Small Forward Johnny Juzang Johnny Juzang – Photo by Rivals.com Johnny Juzang went on Instagram Friday night and revealed his college choice to be the University of Kentuc...
01:24, 2019-05-11

Emoni Bates is basketball’s next teenage phenom: ‘Better than LeBron’ Some teenage phenoms, such as LeBron James, live up to the insane hype assigned to them, while others end up like Freddy Adu. The world will be watch...
20:32, 2019-08-13

Clemson fires men’s basketball assistant implicated in trial COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Clemson has fired men’s basketball assistant coach Steve Smith. His voice is heard on a federal wiretap at the ongoing tr...
17:56, 2019-05-03

UA guard Alex Barcello leaves basketball team TUCSON – University of Arizona guard Alex Barcello is transferring away from the program. Here’s more from Monday’s sportscast:...
06:24, 2019-06-25

Dawkins convicted in college basketball corruption trial NEW YORK (AP) — An aspiring sports business manager and an amateur basketball coach were convicted of bribery conspiracy Wednesday at a trial that sh...
22:12, 2019-05-08

Man’s testicles swell to basketball size due to rare condition He’s got some real cojones — and not in a good way. A Panama man shocked medical professionals after he showed up at the hospital with testicle...
22:40, 2019-10-16

Baylor moving forward with plans for new basketball facility WACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor is moving forward with plans to build a new basketball facility on the banks of Brazos River. Athletic director Mack Rhoade...
22:36, 2019-05-07

WWE’s newest 7-foot-3 giant is a former college basketball player Undertaker, Great Khali and Braun Strowman are all monsters that have dominated WWE in recent times, but now there is a new giant in town who is even...
22:40, 2019-07-21

For the betterment of each other and college basketball, UConn and the Big East are getting back together UConn went against its values when it chose football over basketball earlier this decade, but a return to prominence is possible...
21:20, 2019-06-27

Arizona basketball: Red-Blue Game tickets go on sale Aug. 3 TUCSON – From high flying dunks to long-range three-pointers, there is no doubt that Arizona men’s basketball is a sight to behold. Lucki...
22:40, 2019-07-02

Boomers win Basketball World Cup opener against Canada – video The Australian national team opened their Fiba World Cup campaign with a 108-92 win in Dongguan. The win came as the Boomers' star centre, Andrew Bo...
05:44, 2019-09-02

Eurovision faces backlash as musical kitschfest hits Israel Always camp, often cheesy and occasionally political, the Eurovision Song Contest rarely passes off without some kind of controversy....
18:24, 2019-05-17

Netflix prank show targeting 'new hires' sparks backlash A new Netflix hidden-camera prank show is causing an uproar over its premise of targeting people believing they're starting a new job....
08:20, 2019-06-15

‘Doors off’ helicopter flights for dogs canceled amid backlash An embattled helicopter-tour company announced Monday that it would no longer let passengers bring their dogs on its controversial, “doors off&...
01:24, 2019-09-10

McConnell campaign’s tweet of tombstone with opponent’s name draws backlash Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s campaign is under fire for sharing a photo of a tombstone bearing a left-leaning opponent’s name...
20:12, 2019-08-06