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The star recently announced her engagement to tech entrepreneur Carter Reum.
American gymnastics superstar Simone Biles got off to a shaky start in her quest for five gold medals and Olympic history in Tokyo on Sunday, as an Uzbeki mother-of-one bid a poignant farewell after a remarkable career spanning eight Games.
An Argentinian hockey player has received a suspension following a bizarre end-of-match fracas at the Olympics.
Repair work is underway after a ruptured water pipe caused the pavement to crack open on Friday.
Lady Kitty Spencer has married fashion businessman Michael Lewis.
The Ledecky vs. Ariarne Titmus rivalry is about to make Olympic landdfall, but that doesn't mean the American star isn't favored in the 400m free.
Israel said on Sunday that by mid-century it would reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by 85% from 2015 levels, as part of an international push to limit global warming. The government approved the 2050 target and set an interim target of 2030 to reduce emissions by 27% from levels in 2015, the year when global climate accords were agreed in Paris. The Paris deal aims to limit global warming to below 2 degrees Celsius, and preferably by 1.5 degrees Celsius, compared with pre-industrial levels.
The Tokyo Olympics just gave us a vision of a nightmare future: a basketball-shooting robot.
Ethiopia's Amhara state on Sunday called on "all young people" to take up arms against Tigrayan fighters who are battling the federal government military and forces from all of Ethiopia's other nine regions. The call for mass mobilisation against Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF) fighters - who Amhara's military said were now attacking the state - expands the eight-month-old war and instability in the Horn of Africa country. "I call on all young people, militia, non-militia in the region, armed with any government weapon, armed with personal weapons, to join the anti-TPLF war mission from tomorrow," Agegnehu Teshager, president of Amhara regional government was quoted as saying by the region's state media.
Lee Kiefer won the third gold medal for the United States at the Tokyo Olympics and the third fencing gold in the country's history by beating defending champion Inna Deriglazova of Russia 15-13 in the women’s foil final. Mariel Zagunis is the only other U.S fencer to earn gold, winning the saber events at the 2004 and 2008 Games. Kiefer ripped off her mask after the final point and shouted “Oh my God!” She placed fifth at the 2012 London Games and was 10th at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics.
Anastasija Zolotic took down Russian athlete Tatiana Minina 25-17 to win the fourth gold medal of the games so far for Team USA.
The southern Belgian town of Dinant was hit by the heaviest floods in decades on Saturday after a two-hour thunderstorm turned streets into torrential streams that washed away cars and pavements but did not kill anyone. Dinant was spared the deadly floods 10 days ago that killed 37 people in southeast Belgium and many more in Germany, but the violence of Saturday's storm surprised many. "I have been living in Dinant for 57 years, and I've never seen anything like that," Richard Fournaux, the former mayor of the town on the Meuse river and birthplace of the 19th century inventor of the saxophone, Adolphe Sax, said on social media.
Chinese weightlifter Li Fabin broke two Olympic records on Sunday and he did so in style.
Nordy Club Ambassadors can now shop the Anniversary Sale before anyone else in Canada.
Jonatan Christie had stepped off court at an event in Thailand when he received the news that his older brother, Ivan, had contacted the virus.
TOKYO (Reuters) -China claimed two Olympic gold medals in men's weightlifting on Sunday as Chen Lijun and Li Fabin won the 67kg and 61kg categories. With Zhihui Hou winning the women's 49kg category on Saturday, China has collected all three gold medals so far at the Tokyo Games. Chen won his first gold with a combined lift of 332kg, seven kg short of his own world record.
It may still be the middle of summer — but back to school season is arriving sooner than you think.
German equestrian dressage rider Dorothee Schneider came out on top of her Olympic qualifying group on Sunday just weeks after a traumatic accident in which the horse she was riding died and she broke a collar bone. Schneider is part of a powerhouse Germany team including Isabell Werth, the most decorated equestrian Olympian, and Jessica von Bredow-Werndl, the top scorer in Saturday's qualifiers. Germany are among the favourites for team and individual gold on Tuesday and Wednesday.
- Team USA's Lee Kiefer defeated Inna Derglazova (ROC) 15-13 to claim gold - She is the first woman to win gold in individual foil and is the third fencing gold medal winner in Team USA Olympic history -Kiefer, a graduate of Notre Dame aligned with the Bluegrass Fencers' Club in Lexington, Kentucky, is a decorated victor, a four-time NCAA champion, and a nine-time individual Pan American champion
KUALA LUMPUR, July 25 — Umno federal lawmakers have been instructed to table a motion and vote to end the Proclamation of Emergency ahead of tomorrow’s Special Parliamentary sitting. Party...