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Sixty-seven years after Roger Bannister ran the first sub-4-minute mile, it’s still the standard for middle-distance runners.
Australian Ange Postecoglou lost his first Scottish Premiership game in charge of Celtic on Saturday as promoted Hearts grabbed a late 2-1 victory.
Alicia Keys gushes over her husband Swizz Beatz on Instagram in honor of their 11th wedding anniversary.
British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland believes next Saturday's third and final Test against the Springboks will be "a cup final".
Footage taken at a Lowe’s store in Trevose, Pennsylvania, on Thursday, July 29, shows debris flying through the air as a tornado passed through the area.The National Weather Service has since confirmed that an EF-3 tornado, one of at least eight twisters that struck the region on Thursday, caused damage in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, with winds of up to 140 mph.This footage, taken by Megan Dalrymple, shows the force of the storm’s winds hurling objects through the air outside a Lowe’s store in Trevose. The store and other nearby businesses were damaged during Thursday’s extreme weather. Credit: Megan Dalrymple via Storyful
GEORGE TOWN, Aug 1 — Factories and small businesses in Penang, especially those hard hit by disruptions due to the Covid-19 pandemic, are looking forward to resuming operations as soon as possible...
I knew Genshin Impact was a popular game. I also knew it had a ton of active and ravenous players who can’t get enough of the free-to-play online RPG. But I had no idea it was so popular that it was pushing Discord to its limits and forcing the devs to start a second server for everyone.
When a wildfire spread to his village, Turkish farmer Sercan Bayat shouted at his cows to run from the flames and prayed for his own death rather than witness his animals perish. Seeing his animals threatened by the inferno -- a moment he captured on video - was the most difficult moment in 30-year-old Bayat's life. He said that although his farm in Manavgat in southern Turkey is severely damaged and he lost some of his animals, he is now "over the moon" at the kids' survival.
OTTAWA (Reuters) -The union workers at Bombardier Inc's Toronto business-jet assembly plant on Saturday ratified new, three-year collective bargaining agreements, officially ending a strike that started last week, according to a statement. The approximately Bombardier 1,500 workers who belong to Unifor, Canada's largest private sector union, voted to accept preliminary deals reached on Friday, which include wage increases and higher monthly pension benefits, the union said. Bombardier's strong-selling Global 7500, which lists for $73 million and is a key revenue generator for the pure play business-jet maker, is assembled at the Toronto production site.
TikTok star Anthony Barajas, the second victim of a double shooting at a Corona, Calif. movie theater on Monday, has died, according to authorities. In an update to the investigation released on Saturday, the Corona Police Department announced that Barajas, who had previously been on life support, died early on Saturday morning. “The Corona Police […]
Rebels killed six civilians and wounded several others Saturday in an attack on a village in the northeast of the volatile Central African Republic, the UN peacekeeping mission said.
Pakistan's versatile bowling attack did just enough to restrain a rampant Nicholas Pooran and come away with a seven-run victory over the West Indies in the second T20 International of the four-match series at the National Stadium in Guyana on Saturday.
The ongoing lawsuit against Activision Blizzard has made public some truly terrible and horrendous behavior that occurred across multiple studios and offices. Many women were allegedly sexually harassed, assaulted, and psychologically traumatized while the folks in power at the companies involved seemingly did little to stop or limit this behavior.
The 177-year-old company debuted its Pearson+ subscription service in the U.S.
Severe thunderstorm and flash flood warnings were issued for Phoenix, Arizona, and other nearby areas on Friday, July 30, as severe weather continued to impact the state.The National Weather Service issued a flurry of warnings on Friday in Arizona. In Flagstaff, residents filmed hail falling.This video, taken in Pinal County, southeast of Phoenix, shows lightning streaking across the sky on Friday night. Credit: Tiffany King via Storyful
The pair were reportedly seen taking pictures with people in their team uniforms.
CAPE TOWN (Reuters) -South Africa’s backs Makazole Mapimpi and Lukhanyo Am scored second half tries as the Springboks beat the British & Irish Lions 27-9 to win Saturday’s second test at the Cape Town Stadium and level the series. Handre Pollard added five penalties and a conversion for a 17-point contribution while the Lions points all came off the boot of Dan Biggar in a niggly and ill-tempered contest that again was one for the purists rather than the enthusiast. The result sets up a decider next Saturday after the Lions had won an attritional first test 22-17.
There are a growing number of people tapping their inner entrepreneur in the COVID-19 era.
The third day of athletics at the Tokyo Olympics takes place on Sunday. AFP Sport looks at five stand-out events:
Formula One championship leader Max Verstappen said he would race in a manner that was "hard but fair" against Mercedes title rival Lewis Hamilton at the Hungarian Grand Prix following their opening lap collision at Silverstone earlier this month. The duo were caught up in a war of words after Verstappen crashed out of the British Grand Prix and ended up in hospital following the collision. Hamilton was handed a 10-second time penalty by stewards but the Briton still went on to win his home race to cut the Dutchman's lead in the championship standings from 33 points to just eight.