US faces greater challenges this time around at World Cup

The U.S. women’s national team is well aware the rest of the world is catching up.…

Rapinoe kicks FIFA, says women’s soccer not treated equally

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. star Megan Rapinoe gave FIFA some kicks two weeks ahead of…

Sinclair says she’s been waiting for this Canadian team

While Christine Sinclair edges closer to the all-time international goals record, her team will be chasing…

US deploys 1,500 more troops to Middle East as tensions with Iran rise

By Emily Mee, news reporter The US is deploying an extra 1,500 troops to the Middle…

Details released of Donald Trump’s official UK visit

The details for Donald Trump’s upcoming three-day state visit to the UK next month have been…

Messi: Barca must say sorry for Liverpool defeat

MADRID (AP) — Barcelona must apologize for its “lamentable” Champions League semifinal exit at the hands…

FIFA restoring ‘corruption’ to ethics code after criticism

LONDON (AP) — FIFA is restoring the offense of “corruption” to its code of ethics, almost…

US faces worst measles outbreak in nearly three decades

Andrew Wakefield is the former British doctor who was widely discredited and condemned for his study…

Pochettino’s joke falls flat at Real Madrid

MADRID (AP) — Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino’s comments about Real Madrid’s lack of hospitality didn’t go…

US tabloid turns Diana’s death into ‘vile’ park attraction

A new US park has been criticised for creating an interactive attraction that focuses on the…

Time to come clean: ‘Burglars’ tidied house and left with nothing

By Sharon Marris, news reporter A US father returned home to find his house had been…

Bayern’s history meets upstart Leipzig in German Cup final

BERLIN (AP) — Their histories, and lists of achievements, couldn’t be more different. Bayern Munich has…

Olivia Wilde on Booksmart, the Chili Peppers and female directors

By Bethany Minelle, arts and entertainment reporter When Olivia Wilde directed a music video for the…

Lampard, Terry subplot in Premier League playoff match

They’ve won the Champions League together, were teammates for three Premier League title-winning campaigns, and stood…

SpaceX launches satellites for global web service

Elon Musk’s private rocket company, SpaceX, has sent 60 small satellites into low orbit as he…

Woman who escaped serial killer watches his execution

A woman who escaped the clutches of a serial killer and helped bring him to justice…

Trade war escalation ‘to cost households £656 a year’

The average US household will be left $831 (£656) worse off as a result of the…

Weinstein reaches $44m compensation deal with accusers

Harvey Weinstein has reached a tentative compensation deal worth $44m with women who have accused him…

Disney Parks will resurrect an old ride to lure people away from Star Wars Land

The first version of popular Disney ride Soarin’ returns to Disney’s California Adventure for one month…