China expects Taliban to play ‘important’ role in Afghan peace

China has started talks with the Taliban as tensions mount about the future of Afghanistan following the U.S. military’s withdrawal from the country.  A Taliban delegation visited China this week,…

Teslas can now play Disney movies and understand Russian

Tesla Model S Plaid debuts Tesla claims the Model S Plaid is the world’s quickest car and that the $129,990 sedan can accelerate to 60 mph in less than two…

Eric Clapton says he won’t play at venues where coronavirus vaccine proof is required

Eric Clapton has said he will not perform at any venues that require attendees to prove that they have received their full vaccination from the coronavirus.  The musician and outspoken…

Team USA’s thrilling play at the plate saves run, gives them second Olympic softball victory

Team USA softball pulled out a thrilling 1-0 victory against Canada on Thursday at the Tokyo Olympics. The Americans were leading 1-0 in the sixth inning when Monica Abbott walked…

Rory McIlroy says he is not very patriotic, will still play in Olympics

PGA golfer Rory McIlroy will be representing Ireland in the upcoming Tokyo Olympics, but he doesn’t sound too thrilled about the prospect. “I’m not a very patriotic guy,” McIlroy said.…

Pirates’ Kevin Newman hits 1-foot dribbler off Mets pitcher, chaotic play ensues

The Pittsburgh Pirates got on the board early against the New York Mets on Sunday in a wild play that resulted in three runs crossing the plate on a 1-foot…

Ogwumike denied by FIBA to play for Nigeria

Nneka Ogwumike and Elizabeth Williams have been notified by FIBA that their petitions to play for Nigeria in the upcoming Olympics were denied because they played for the U.S. for…

Jays won’t learn if they’ll play at home soon

The Toronto Blue Jays won’t find out by this weekend whether they will get permission from the federal government to play in Canada soon, a government official familiar with the…

Severe thunderstorm suspends play at US Senior Open in Omaha

A second wave of severe weather forced the suspension of play in the third round of the U.S. Senior Open on Saturday. An overnight storm with damaging winds caused the…

Lakers’ Andre Drummond gives 2-word response on where he will play next season: ‘Shanghai, China’

Lakers superstars LeBron James and Anthony Davis will certainly be back next year in another attempt to bring a second title to Los Angeles. But there’s a good chance one…