Trump insists he’s not to blame for suspected bomber who attended his campaign rally and targeted his political opponents

Alex Brandon/AP President Donald Trump insisted he is not to blame for Cesar Sayoc Jr., the Florida man who was arrested in connection to the package bombs that were sent to top Democrats and government officials. Sayoc is believed to have been an avid Trump supporter who also sent threats to critics of the Trump […]

WHERE ARE THEY NOW? All 24 of Conor McGregor’s opponents, from his first fight as a 19-year-old to Khabib Nurmagomedov

Via Cage Rage/YouTube Conor McGregor has come a long way from working a plumbing job in Ireland. On Saturday, November 6, McGregor will return to the Octagon for the first time since 2016 to take on Khabib Nurmagomedov. McGregor comes into the match sporting a 21-3 record and a reputation as one of the hardest-hitting, […]

White supremacists and their opponents descend on Washington (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Heavy police presence is seen in the center of the US capital as crowds of anti-nationalists protesters have gathered to protest Unite the Right Rally one year after Charlottesville clashes. Some 300 people have gathered in Lafayette Park in Washington DC to oppose a white nationalist rally that is scheduled in the US capital on […]

‘Haven’t presidents been killed?’: Putin compares the suspicious deaths of his political opponents to the assassinations of US presidents

Kevin Lamarque/Reuters Russian President Vladimir Putin dodged questions on a string of deaths that are suspected of being orchestrated by the Kremlin, during an interview on Fox News. Putin, who is in his third six-year term, likened the murders of political dissidents to the assassinations of US presidents and civil rights leaders. He also alluded […]

President Trump’s tariffs have united his opponents at home and abroad

“HOW am I going to compete?” asks Sohel Sareshwala. He runs Accu-Swiss, a Californian company making customised components for the manufacture of semiconductors and cars. President Donald Trump’s tariffs on steel and aluminium, both of which he uses as inputs, are eating into his profit margins and delaying his orders. Meanwhile, Mr Sareshwala’s competitors abroad, […]

Europa League draw LIVE: Arsenal discover their semi-final opponents, live stream details

GETTY Europa League draw LIVE: Arsenal are in the hat for the semi-finals The Europa League semi-final draw takes place this morning, with Arsenal in the hat. Arsenal beat CSKA Moscow 6-3 on aggregate to secure their place in the final four of this season’s competition. They will face one of Atletico Madrid, Marseille or […]

Lindsey Vonn intentionally slowed down during her downhill training run because she didn’t want her opponents to know how fast she was going

Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images Lindsey Vonn completed her first two training runs for the downhill event on Sunday and Monday at the Winter Olympics. After Vonn failed to medal in the super-G, her training times suggest she will be in a good position to rebound in the downhill. Despite apparently intentionally slowing herself down, she still […]

Venezuela’s unpopular president Nicolas Maduro is winning by making sure his opponents lose

Reuters/Carlos Garcia Rawlins Venezuela’s president Nicolas Maduro has held onto power despite growing opposition to his rule. He has done so by ensuring that his opponents lose political power. He has pursued a divide-and-conquer strategy in Venezuelan politics. Nicolás Maduro, president of crisis-stricken Venezuela, will run for reelection in Venezuela in 2018, Vice President Tarick Al […]

Joel Embiid shows he can beat opponents physically and mentally with a masterful sequence

AP Photo/Matt Slocum Joel Embiid trolled Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell into a cheap technical foul on Monday night. After the game, Embiid openly admitted to flopping on the play, causing reporters to laugh at his bluntness on the matter. The move shows Embiid’s potential to become one of the legendary trash talkers in the league. Despite […]

On NAFTA, Donald Trump’s most dangerous opponents are at home

EVER game for a fight, President Donald Trump is picking one again with Canada and Mexico, America’s partners in the North American Free-Trade Agreement (NAFTA). On August 27th he tweeted that both were being “very difficult”, adding: “May have to terminate?” His strategy, of getting a better deal by threatening to pull out altogether, is […]