Thursday, December 13, 2018
Between three and six survivors were found among the wreckage of a plane crash that was carrying at least 81 people, according to officials cited by the BBC and The Independent. The plane, with flight number CP2933, crashed outside the Colombian city of Medellin around midnight local time (5.00 GMT)....
Handcrafted 24-carat gold sport shoes made of crocodile-skin will be sold exclusively in Dubai for fashion lovers at $20,000 by one of the world's luxury shoe suppliers. The luxe sneakers by Athletic Propulsion Labs, better known as APL, were unveiled over the weekend during the Level Shoes event at Dubai’s...
Andy Murray has overtaken Novak Djokovic to become world number one for the first time. The 29-year-old Scotsman needed to beat Canadian Milos Raonic in the semi-finals of the Paris Masters to seal the top spot. But in the end, Murray did not need to hit a single ball as his...
(NEWSER) – Mike Montgomery retired Michael Martinez for the final out with a runner on in the 10th inning, and the Chicago Cubs ended baseball's longest championship drought by beating the Cleveland Indians 8-7 in Game 7 of the World Series, the AP reports. The Cubs won their first...
A Taekwondo champion from Turkey has sparked a national conversation by challenging stereotypes about women and sport by competing wearing a headscarf. 20-year-old Kubra Dagli, from Istanbul, has been praised for winning a gold medal at the recent World Championships in Lima, Peru, but her clothing choices have managed to...
Dubai: Although companies are still facing some challenges, recruitment activity across the country has picked up a bit, while only a few have implemented some layoffs this year, according to the latest research. Things are expected to improve towards the end of the year and beginning of next year, with...
India stood on the brink of losing their number one status in the world as the fourth day's play in the fourth and penultimate cricket Test against West Indies was abandoned owing to wet outfield Port of Spain on Sunday. Efforts to get the Queen's Park Oval ready for play...
Usain Bolt has won the ninth gold medal of his career - a historic end to what he has promised will be his final Olympics. The world's fastest man led the Jamaican team to a spectacular victory in the 4x100m men's relay, storming over the line in 37.27 seconds to...
Ahmad Abughaush made history by winning Jordan’s first ever Olympic medal, claiming gold in the men’s under 68kg taekwondo division in Rio. The 20-year-old beat Alexey Denisenko of Russia 10-6 in the final as South Korea’s Lee Dae-hoon and Joel Gonzalez of Spain won the bronze medals. Abughaush’s victory wrapped up...
RIO DE JANEIRO — Boomer Phelps is not old enough to remember what he’s witnessed here this week. He’ll have to listen to stories of his father’s legendary swimming. He’ll have to watch videos of the five gold medals and one silver he earned at these Olympics, at age...