MLS player Adama Diomande ‘racially abused’ during Los Angeles v Portland game

MLS player Adama Diomande says he was racially abused while playing for Los Angeles FC against Portland Timbers in the US Open Cup on Wednesday. Diomande, who has formerly played at Hull City in England, claimed he was called the n-word in the 3-2 victory against Portland, adding it was the first time he had […]

‘Did the dog eat his homework too?’ CNN’s Erin Burnett slams Trump’s explanation that he misspoke during his press conference with Putin

CNN CNN anchor Erin Burnett slammed President Donald Trump’s explanation that he misspoke during a joint press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin. During his press conference with Putin on Monday, Trump initially said he did not “see any reason why” Russia would be responsible for meddling in the 2016 US Presidential election. Trump later […]

38 actually useful things you can still get for under $25 during Prime Day

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Updated 7:07 pm ET: Amazon’s Prime Day is one of the best times of the year to stock up on essentials like home goods or tech for a whole lot less. And while there may […]

Russia blocked 25mn cyber attacks on IT infrastructure during World Cup – Putin

Russia has come under nearly 25 million cyber attacks targeting its critical information systems and infrastructure during the FIFA World Cup tournament, Vladimir Putin revealed. “Throughout the duration of the World Cup, we neutralized almost 25 million cyber attacks and other criminal activities against the information infrastructure of Russia, which, in one way or another, […]

Fans rush the field during one of the most thrilling segments of the World Cup Final and stop play

Ryan Pierse/Getty Fans rushed the field during the World Cup Final on Sunday, momentarily stopping play. The delay came just as Croatia started a counter attack after a missed opportunity by France. The players argued about who should get the ball afterward, with Croatia keeping possession but failing to do anything. Several fans rushed the […]

The White House reportedly canceled John Bolton’s interview with CNN after Trump attacked the network during a press conference

CNN The White House canceled national security adviser John Bolton’s appearance on CNN’s “State of the Union,” according to host Jake Tapper. Tapper said Bolton was “fully prepared to do the interview” but that the White House ditched the appearance after President Donald Trump attacked a CNN reporter during a UK press conference. During the exchange, […]

Daily Podcast: Is It Okay To Leave Trash In A Movie Theater? Talk During Trailers? Bootleg A Scene If You Have To Pee?

On the July 13, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by senior writer Ben Pearson and writer Hoai-Tran Bui to discuss movie theater etiquette and talk about the latest film and tv news, including Scarlett Johansson, Joss Whedon, Jim Jarmusch, Zombieland 2, and Downton Abbey. You can subscribe to /Film […]

FIFA investigates England over ‘possible discriminatory chants’ by fans during World Cup semi-final

FIFA has opened an investigation into “possible discriminatory chants” by England fans during their team’s World Cup semi-final defeat to Croatia in Moscow on Wednesday. FIFA released a statement the following day saying that it would launch disciplinary proceedings against the English Football Association over the alleged chants.   Read more “We can confirm that […]

Owen Jones ROWS with Republican during live BBC debate over 'outright fascist' remark

Owen Jones, the Left wing activist behind the Together Against Trump rally, and Sarah Elliott, who belongs to Republicans Overseas and has organised a welcome party for the president, clashed on BBC Breakfast this morning.  BBC Breakfast host Naga Munchetty hosted the debate, which was live streamed into the studios from a central London location. She asked Owen why he was leading […]

Prince Charles and Duchess of Cornwall were warned to avoid this country during Asia tour

Prince Charles, 70, and the Duchess of Cornwall, 69 have been on a number of official visits in recent years as the heir to the throne increases his royal duties. Last year, the couple travelled to Southeast Asia as part of an 11-day tour exploring the region. It became the most expensive royal trip with […]