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In the year since a monster explosion disfigured Beirut, a local probe has yet to yield significant arrests or even identify a culprit, with politicians widely accused of stalling progress.
Jamaica's Shericka Jackson will not be able to add to her bronze from the 100 metres after a terrible error in the heats of the 200 on Monday, where she eased up too much and was overhauled on the line to finish fourth. Jackson, third-fastest in the world over the distance this year, did not bother to glance across and almost came to a stop as Italy's Dalia Kaddari slipped four-thousandths of a second in front of her to snatch the third automatic slot. There were no such problems for her two compatriots in the 100m clean sweep as Elaine Thompson-Herah and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce advanced safely through.
Charles Robinson is joined by Frank Schwab to talk about the questions surrounding a Deshaun Watson trade and thoughts on the Rams, 49ers and Broncos.
Asian markets mostly rose Monday but investor optimism over the global recovery was being kept in check by worries over the spread of the Delta Covid variant as well as China's regulatory crackdown.
Jasmine Camacho-Quinn of Puerto Rico powered ahead of American Keni Harrison in the women's 100-meter hurdles Monday, springing an upset and keeping the United States out of the win column at the Olympic track meet for yet another session. Camacho-Quinn finished in 12.37 seconds for a .15 second win — a blowout in such a short race — over the world-record holder, Harrison. Jamaica's Megan Tapper finished third.
They want Muhyiddin out. This article, Malaysia’s anti-Muhyiddin politicians take to the streets, originally appeared on Coconuts, Asia's leading alternative media company.
Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh has been re-elected unopposed, officials confirmed Monday, furthering his grip over the Palestinian Islamist group that controls the Gaza Strip after recent clashes with Israel.
This 100m hurdles final was about redemption for Camacho-Quinn.
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 2 — Bagan MP Lim Guan Eng today called on the federal government to implement Operation Surge Capacity (OSC) in Penang, similar to the one currently in action in the Klang Valley....
Singapore's women's paddlers began their team competition with a 3-0 round-of-16 win over France at the Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium.
Sharing a photo of him hanging off Yu’s back, his son Harrison captioned the Instagram story with “Happy Birthday Dad, daddy’s day.”
Saki Hayashi scored 23 points and Japan shot its way into the quarterfinals with a 102-83 rout of Nigeria on Monday in the final pool play game for both teams. Yuki Miyazwa added 19 points for the host nation, which made 19 3-pointers in the game. Japan (2-1) got off to a fast start from the field, making seven of its first nine 3-point attempts to go up 30-22 after the first quarter.
Dutchwoman Sifan Hassan's dream of an unprecedented treble looked under threat on Monday as she tumbled and fell in her 1,500 metres heat but she recovered brilliantly and pushed hard to win her race and advance to the semi-finals. Hassan, a 5,000m world bronze medallist and world champion in the 1,500m and 10,000m, confirmed on Sunday https://www.reuters.com/article/idUSL4N2P801N that she will bid to win medals in all three races, in what would be an Olympic first. At the start of the last lap of her 1,500m run, she got tangled up with Kenya's Edinah Jebitok, who had just tripped and gone to ground in front of her.
Greece's Miltiadis Tentoglou left it late to win men's Olympic long jump gold in a thrilling competition in Tokyo on Monday.
Troops were set to hit the streets of Sydney on Monday to enforce its prolonged lockdown, as stay-at-home orders in Australia's third-largest city Brisbane were extended to curb a worsening outbreak.
You can shout and protest all you want, but I can confidently say that the humble cup of teh tarik reigns supreme as Singapore's sweet drink treat of choice.
Caeleb Dressel and Katie Ledecky ensured the United States retained their pre-eminence in the Olympic pool, but a resurgent Australia and a fast-improving British team mean they have a fight on their hands to stay on top.
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 2 — As the government’s top legal adviser, the Attorney General (AG) has a duty to remain impartial at all times, former office-bearer Tan Sri Abu Talib Othman said. Abu Talib...
Veronica Shanti Pereira clocked a season-best 23.96 sec in the women's 200m heats at the Tokyo Olympic Stadium.
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 2 — Opposition federal lawmakers gathered at the Merdeka Square this morning in a symbolic protest against the authorities’ move to shut and adjourn the special Parliament...