Monomoy Girl wins the 2018 Kentucky Oaks

Monomoy Girl wins the 2018 Kentucky Oaks

One of the favorites, Monomoy Girl, came through with a fight down the stretch to hold off Wonder Gadot to win the 2018 Kentucky Oaks on Friday afternoon at Churchill Downs. Monomoy Girl, a 5/2 race at post time, took the lead around the halfway point of the race after Take Charge Paula did just […]

The 420 HP 2019 Chevy Suburban RST Is America's Next Super Wagon

The 420 HP 2019 Chevy Suburban RST Is America's Next Super Wagon

Photo: Chevrolet You’ll finally be able to get the 2019 Chevy Suburban with GM’s voracious 6.2-liter V8 this summer in the Suburban RST–an aftermarket-inspired “high performance” take on the company’s 18.6-foot long flagship SUV. I know it’s silly, and there are plenty of reasons to dismiss this as a goofy waste of gasoline but damn […]

Waymo self-driving car involved in Arizona crash — but wasn't at fault, police say

Waymo self-driving car involved in Arizona crash — but wasn't at fault, police say

Waymo self-driving car involved in Arizona crash — but wasn’t at fault, police say  Los Angeles Times Google self-driving van involved in crash in Arizona, driver injured  USA TODAY Self-Driving Car from Alphabet’s Waymo Involved in Collision  PCMag Self-driving car crash in Arizona: Waymo involved in Chandler crash  ABC15 Arizona Waymo self-driving vehicle involved in Chandler crash  AZCentral.com Full coverage […]

Fellaini fails in bid to sue New Balance over 'defective' football boots

Fellaini fails in bid to sue New Balance over 'defective' football boots

Marouane Fellaini had complained that his “defective” football boots were too tight, damaging his feet and causing untold pain. But a High Court judge has thrown out the Manchester United player’s bid to sue New Balance, concluding that his contract with the sportswear giant was invalid, meaning he did not have to be wearing them […]

6 Female Photographers Challenging Misconceptions of the African Continent and Its Diaspora

6 Female Photographers Challenging Misconceptions of the African Continent and Its Diaspora

According to Malian artist Fatoumata Diabaté, this photograph pictures children wearing handmade masks, illustrating a particular fairytale. “The story expresses the intellectual spirit of Africa in its own tradition, and speaks of hospitality, peace, wealth, and of the transformation of local materials,” says Diabaté, nodding to the dress one character wears, which is “made from […]

Israel drops out of race for UN Security Council seat

Israel drops out of race for UN Security Council seat

Israel withdrew on Friday from a race against Germany and Belgium for two seats on the United Nations Security Council in 2019-20. The 193-member UN General Assembly is due to vote next month on five new members for a two-year term starting on 1 January 2019. Israel, Germany and Belgium were competing for two seats […]

Samba leads world lead parade in Doha – IAAF Diamond League

Samba leads world lead parade in Doha – IAAF Diamond League

Full-lap heroics highlighted action on the track at the opening meeting of the 2018 IAAF Diamond League series in Doha on Friday (4). Five of the evening’s eight world leads came on the track, with none as warmly received as Abderrahman Samba’s victory in the 400m hurdles. The world leader coming in at 47.90, […]

How to Get a (Free) Ticket to Ride Across Europe This Summer

How to Get a (Free) Ticket to Ride Across Europe This Summer

Ah, summer. Time to shuck off school exams for months, head to the local beaches or to a relative’s house in the country. Or maybe, just maybe, to give in to the wanderlust and have a grand adventure in a distant land. This often takes money — for planes, trains, food and lodging. But for […]