WADA reinstates Russian anti-doping agency, ending 3-year suspension – reports

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Executive Committee has voted to reinstate Russia’s anti-doping agency (RUSADA), after it reached agreement on two remaining requirements stipulated by the watchdog. RUSADA was declared compliant with the WADA code at an Executive Board meeting in the Seychelles on Thursday, sources from the Russian Sports Ministry confirmed to RT.  A […]

Several shot at judge’s office in Pennsylvania town — reports

Published time: 19 Sep, 2018 19:24 Edited time: 19 Sep, 2018 19:39 Several people have been shot at a magistrate’s court near Pittsburgh, including one police officer, local media reports. The suspect has been apprehended. The shooting occurred at the offices of Magisterial District Judge Daniel Shimshock, local outlet the Herald-Standard reports. The office was […]

US orders Chinese media to register as foreign agents – reports

China’s Xinhua News Agency and Global Television Network have reportedly been ordered to register as foreign agents by the Justice Department as the US continues to clamp down on foreign agencies questioning mainstream narratives. The official state-run news agency and one of the most reputable services in the world was asked by the US authorities […]

Manafort is pleading guilty to two criminal counts in Washington federal court – reports

Former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort has pleaded guilty to two criminal charges, as part of a plea deal between Manafort and Special Counsel Robert Mueller, according to US media reports, Manafort pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy against the United States and one count of conspiracy to obstruct justice. Manafort had been facing […]

Osaka to sign mega-money Adidas deal that could rival Serena in highest paid stakes – reports

US Open champion, and Serena Williams conqueror, Naomi Osaka is reportedly set to sign the biggest-ever deal for a female athlete with sports giant Adidas, that could see her rival Williams as the world’s highest-paid sportswoman. Fresh from pocketing a $ 3.8 million check from winning the US Open on Saturday, Osaka is now set […]

Steve Yzerman stepping aside as Lightning GM: reports

In a pre-training camp shocker, Steve Yzerman is leaving his post as general manager of the Tampa Bay Lightning, according to reports. The NHL team is holding a news conference at 4 p.m. ET to make an official announcement. It's expected Lightning assistant GM Julien BriseBois will be promoted, with Yzerman remaining in the organization. BriseBois, […]

Several rockets target Basra Airport, close to where US Consulate is located – reports

Published time: 8 Sep, 2018 07:32 Edited time: 8 Sep, 2018 07:53 Numerous rockets were fired at Iraq’s Basra airport on Saturday morning following violent protests in the city. Officials said the sudden attack did not disrupt flights in or out of the city. A local official at Basra International Airport said three rockets were […]

Genesis Essentia is not yet headed for production, despite some reports

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Coupe,Concept Cars,Electric,Future,Luxury,Specialty,Genesis But what the N.Y. Auto Show favorite does get made? What would it be like? Continue reading Genesis Essentia is not yet headed for production, despite some reports Genesis Essentia is not yet headed for production, despite some reports originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 07 […]

India to go ahead with S-400 deal with Russia despite threat of US sanctions – reports

India is expected to inform the US during a top-level meeting this week that it will go ahead with a deal to purchase the Russian S-400 air defense system despite the threat of American sanctions, the Indian media reports. The US is threatening buyers of Russian-made weapons with economic sanctions as part of its general […]

Passenger plane overshoots runway & catches fire in Sochi, 4 people injured – reports (VIDEO)

A passenger plane from Moscow has made a rough landing in Sochi, hitting a fence, losing a wing and catching fire, according to reports. It took the Boeing 737 from two attempts to land in Sochi, southern Russia, an emergency services source told Interfax, although it is not yet unclear what hindered the first try. […]