Red Bulls’ issues go way past coaching

Red Bulls’ issues go way past coaching

Last week, the Red Bulls fired head coach Chris Armas. What do they think will change? Of course, Armas was overseeing one of the lowest-scoring (seven goals from 10) and worst-performing (three wins from 10) teams in MLS. The change felt abrupt, but not unwarranted. Now, former assistant Bradley Carnell has been promoted on an … Read more

Martinez wins Tour de France Stage 13

Martinez wins Tour de France Stage 13

Colombian rider Daniel Martinez won the intense Stage 13 of the Tour de France on Friday, grinding up the steep slopes of the remains of a giant volcano. German rider Lennard Kamna was second on the climb up to the Puy Mary. The race’s top contenders, racing for the overall lead, were still riding as … Read more

US flies heavy B-1 Lancer bombers over East Siberian Sea

A U.S. Air Force B-52 Stratofortress bomber, assigned to the 96th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron, deployed from Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, lands during exercise Lightning Focus at Royal Australian Air Force Base (RAAF) in Darwin, Australia, Dec. 6, 2018. The U.S. Air Force flew three B-1 heavy bombers over the East Siberian Sea, north of Russia’s far east, as part of recent maneuvers that the military said Friday are meant to demonstration of American capabilities and ability to support allies, but which a Russian commander blasted as “hostile and provocative.” The flight of the three Texas-based U.S. Air Force Reserve B-1 Lancer bombers on Thursday followed a similar mission a week ago in which three temporarily Britain-based B-52 bombers were flown over Ukrainian airspace, near Russia’s western flank. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Christopher Quail via AP)

BERLIN (AP) — The U.S. Air Force flew three B-1 heavy bombers over the East Siberian Sea, north of Russia’s far east, as part of a series of recent maneuvers that the military said Friday are meant to demonstrate American capabilities and ability to support allies, but which a top Russian commander blasted as “hostile … Read more

Disney CFO Admits Filming ‘Mulan’ in Xinjiang Has ‘Generated A Lot of Issues’

Disney CFO Admits Filming ‘Mulan’ in Xinjiang Has ‘Generated A Lot of Issues’

Disney’s chief financial officer Christine McCarthy acknowledged Thursday that the company’s choice to shoot parts of “Mulan” in China’s Xinjiang region has “generated a lot of issues for us.” The corporation has come under fire for shooting portions of the live action epic in the northwestern region where an estimated one million members of the … Read more

Nebraska to end nearly all social distancing restrictions

Nebraska to end nearly all social distancing restrictions

LINCOLN, Neb. — Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts will end nearly all of his state’s social-distancing restrictions on Monday even as the number of new coronavirus cases has trended upward over the last few months. The new rules will still limit the size of large indoor gatherings, such as concerts, meeting halls and theaters, but will … Read more

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Amitabh Bachchan Shares an Interesting Fact About the Largest Sound Ever Recorded, Shekhar Suman Says ‘It Is the Roar of All SSR Fans’

Amitabh Bachchan Shares an Interesting Fact About the Largest Sound Ever Recorded, Shekhar Suman Says ‘It Is the Roar of All SSR Fans’

Amitabh Bachchan on Friday tweeted about the loudest sound ever on earth, and Shekhar Suman felt it was nothing compared to the roar of Sushant Singh Rajput fans. “The Loudest Sound Ever Recorded heard nearly 3,000 miles away and the shock wave circled the globe three times! sound was created by ancient volcano Krakatoa. Abhishek Kapoor … Read more

NASCAR lineup at Richmond: Starting order, pole for Saturday night race without qualifying

NASCAR lineup at Richmond: Starting order, pole for Saturday night race without qualifying

The starting lineup and pole for Saturday night’s NASCAR race at Richmond Raceway, the second race of the 2020 Cup Series playoffs, were not set by the random-draw procedure that determined the starting order for most of the races in 2020 that ran without qualifying sessions amid the coronavirus pandemic. The starting grid for Saturday’s race at Richmond, scheduled to start at … Read more

Save 17 percent on Dell’s excellent G5 15 SE gaming laptop

Save 17 percent on Dell’s excellent G5 15 SE gaming laptop

At Dell, several laptops (and really, many other devices, like desktops, monitors, and more) are 17 percent off if you add the offer code SAVE17 to your cart at checkout. (The offer seems to stack if you’re buying more than one product.) One of those laptops is the Dell G5 15 SE gaming laptop. Normally … Read more

Whale Rider is the best princess movie Disney never made

Whale Rider is the best princess movie Disney never made

While Disney’s recent series of live-action remakes might justifiably be seen as cynical cash grabs, at least the company has been sincere about choosing appropriate directors to helm their $200 million investments. With so much riding on a project, previous experience counts for a lot. Bill Condon’s live-action musical Dreamgirls gave him the experience he … Read more