Rams’ Donald favored to win NFL Def. Player of Year award

Rams' Donald favored to win NFL Def. Player of Year award

FILE PHOTO: December 21, 2019; Santa Clara, California, USA; Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald (99) before the game against the San Francisco 49ers at Levi’s Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports Los Angeles Rams star Aaron Donald is favored to capture his third NFL Defensive Player of the Year honors in 2020, … Read more

Russia invites U.S. defense secretary to Red Square military parade

Russia invites U.S. defense minister to Red Square military parade: RIA

FILE PHOTO: Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu gestures during a news conference after bilateral talks between Italy and Russia at Villa Madama in Rome, Italy February 18, 2020. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane/File Photo MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu, in a phone call with U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper, invited him to a military parade … Read more

Doping: CAS to hear appeal against Russia’s Olympic ban in November

Patriotic Poles led astray by mis-labelled Ukrainian cucumbers

MOSCOW (Reuters) – The Russian anti-doping agency’s (RUSADA) appeal against the country’s four-year ban from the Olympics and other major sporting events will be heard in early November, the Lausanne-based Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) said on Tuesday. In a list of hearings published on its website, CAS wrote that the appeal by RUSADA … Read more

U.S. lawmakers say Uighur bill supports China’s Muslims

U.S. lawmakers say Uighur bill supports China's Muslims

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. lawmakers on Tuesday said legislation targeting Chinese officials over treatment of the country’s Uighur Muslim minority sent a “clear message” of support from Washington, seeking to prod the Trump administration to push Beijing on human rights. FILE PHOTO: U.S. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) delivers remarks during a weekly … Read more

Apple News Plus’ new Audio stories appear in iOS 13.5.5 beta

Apple News Plus’ new Audio stories appear in iOS 13.5.5 beta

The latest iOS 13.5.5 beta has revealed a new audio feature for the company’s Apple News Plus service that adds podcast-style recordings of longform articles to the app, as discovered by 9to5Mac. Apple was reportedly working on the feature earlier this year, but the newly revealed section of the News app marks the first real … Read more