Blazers swept despite big minutes-led advantage – ESPN

Blazers swept despite big minutes-led advantage – ESPN

PORTLAND, Ore. — Competitive sweep? It sounds like an oxymoron, but it provided a bit of consolation for the Portland Trail Blazers after the franchise’s longest playoff run in 19 years ended with a four-game dismissal by the dynastic Golden State Warriors in the Western Conference finals. “We were very competitive in this series, even […]

PS5 Loading Time Demo Reportedly Revealed – IGN

PS5 Loading Time Demo Reportedly Revealed – IGN

Share. See the power of the PlayStation 5. By Adam Bankhurst A new video posted by Wall Street Journal’s Takashi Mochizuki may have given us our first look at the potential power of the PlayStation 5. Mochizuki Tweeted out the video, saying this was “Sony’s official video comparing performance of PS4 Pro vs next-gen PlayStation.” […]

Asian stocks off four-month lows, but Huawei row weighs – Investing.com

Asian stocks off four-month lows, but Huawei row weighs – Investing.com

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A man walks in front of a screen showing today’s movements of Nikkei share average outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan By Hideyuki Sano and Tomo Uetake TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares won some respite on Tuesday after Washington temporarily eased trade restrictions imposed last week on China’s Huawei, although fears […]

Liberia's Representative to Miss Africa Competition Departs for South Africa – Front Page Africa

Liberia's Representative to Miss Africa Competition Departs for South Africa – Front Page Africa

Monrovia – Beautiful Miss Farsina Princess Farmah alias Miss “Heritage” has departed the country to represents Liberia at this year’s Miss Africa Continent beauty pageant in South Africa. Report by Jackson F. Kanneh-0770195412 / [email protected] The 22-year-old model, a student of Cuttington University in Bong County, is competing with models from other African countries, and […]

Iwaya hopes for stability in Middle East – NHK WORLD

Iwaya hopes for stability in Middle East – NHK WORLD

Japan’s defense minister says he hopes for a de-escalation of tensions between Iran and the United States. Takeshi Iwaya spoke to reporters on Tuesday following Iran’s announcement that it has quadrupled its capacity to produce low-enriched uranium. He declined to comment on remarks by US President Donald Trump. Iwaya also said that Japan has friendly […]

Niki Lauda, Austrian Formula 1 legend, dies at 70 – BBC News

Niki Lauda, Austrian Formula 1 legend, dies at 70 – BBC News

Image copyright AFP Image caption Niki Lauda underwent a lung transplant nine months ago Three-time Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda has died at the age of 70. The legendary Austrian, one of the best-known figures in motor racing, took the title for Ferrari in 1975 and 1977 and McLaren in 1984. For many, he […]

Harry Redknapp: 'He gets angry' I'm A Celebrity star's reaction to 'dodgy' claims revealed – Express

Harry Redknapp: 'He gets angry' I'm A Celebrity star's reaction to 'dodgy' claims revealed – Express

Addressing the 72-year-old ex-Tottenham boss being branded “dodgy”, Piers Morgan, 54, said his guest reacted angrily to the unfair label when the topic came up filming Life Stories. “Harry’s a very open book, but not the cuddly guy everyone assumes he is,” the presenter told this week’s TV Times. “He’s survived in the pressure cauldron […]

Ren Zhengfei says US government 'underestimates' Huawei

Ren Zhengfei says US government 'underestimates' Huawei

Image copyright Getty Images Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei has remained defiant towards US moves against his company, saying the US “underestimates” its abilities. Speaking to Chinese state media, Mr Ren downplayed the impact of recent US curbs and said no-one could catch up to its 5G technology in the near future. Last week the US […]