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Ranking every player in the Stanley Cup Final

Ranking every player in the Stanley Cup Final

9:00 AM ET Emily Kaplan Greg Wyshynski Forty-nine players have appeared in a playoff game for the Washington Capitals or the Vegas Golden Knights en route to the Stanley Cup Final. Some of them have contributed mightily. Some of them have had their moments. One of them is from Australia. Here’s a ranking of every […]

Huawei/Best Buy Partnership Seemingly Ending, Restocking Stops

Huawei/Best Buy Partnership Seemingly Ending, Restocking Stops

Reports about the partnership between Huawei and Best Buy ending from earlier this year are seemingly coming true, with one of the largest consumer electronics retailers on the planet apparently ceasing its efforts to replenish its inventory of the Chinese company’s products. As of early Sunday morning PST, the only Huawei smartphone offered by Best […]

Fun close to home: You don't need to travel far to find adventure

Fun close to home: You don't need to travel far to find adventure

Share Tweet Share Email Print There’s no excuse for boredom in northwest Ohio, where summertime dishes up a wide variety of recreation, relaxation, and high-speed thrills. For the latter, check out Cedar Point’s newest roller coaster, Steel Vengeance, which opens this season. Whether you’re into sports or museums, concerts or long strolls through the woods, […]

US Gulf Coast braces for impact as Alberto approaches

US Gulf Coast braces for impact as Alberto approaches

Gulfport, Miss., residents shovel sand into bags at a Harrison County Road Department sand bagging location, while preparing for Subtropical Storm Alberto to make its way through the Gulf of Mexico, Saturday, May 26, 2018. The slow moving storm is threatening to bring heavy rainfall, storm surges, high wind and flash flooding this holiday weekend. […]

Nato's second-in-command to address Asia security forum as North Korea looms large

Nato's second-in-command to address Asia security forum as North Korea looms large

Nato Deputy Secretary General Rose Gottemoeller will attend a major security forum in Asia next month, aiming to bolster the Western alliance’s ties with the region amid lingering fears about North Korea’s nuclear ambitions, a diplomatic source said on Sunday. It will be the first time for the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, which primarily focused […]

Harvey Weinstein's Hollywood accusers share reactions to his arrest

Harvey Weinstein's Hollywood accusers share reactions to his arrest

After Harvey Weinstein turned himself in to authorities in New York City on Friday, some of his accusers were quick to share their reactions. The movie producer has been accused of sexual misconduct by dozens of women, though the arrest was related to charges involving two women. Weinstein was charged with “rape, criminal sex act, […]

Hollywood jetsetter Jodie Foster names Holiday Inn in Slough the best hotel in the world

Hollywood jetsetter Jodie Foster names Holiday Inn in Slough the best hotel in the world

A-LIST actress Jodie Foster has named her favourite hotel in the world . . . the Holiday Inn, Slough. The Silence of the Lambs star loved the mundane tower block’s “smell of chlorine” and ping-pong table. Splash News Hollywood jetsetter Jodie Foster has named the Holiday Inn in Slough as her favourite hotel in the world The film […]

What should we make of the EU ruling against Russia's Gazprom?

What should we make of the EU ruling against Russia's Gazprom?

These days the European Union is going tough times. It is being bullied by the Trump administration over trade. It is facing a revisionist Russia becoming increasingly aggressive next door. It is limping on from one internal crisis to the other, now bracing itself to face a populist eurosceptic government in what used to be […]

Israeli soldier hurt earlier in West Bank dies of injuries

Israeli soldier hurt earlier in West Bank dies of injuries

An Israeli soldier critically injured in the occupied West Bank on Thursday died of his injuries on Saturday, an army statement said. The English-language statement said that Sergeant Ronen Lubarsky, 20, of the Duvdevan special forces unit, died during the morning, two days after being struck on the head by a stone block thrown during […]

Great Bettin': In the UK, sports gambling has been legal since 1961, so we went across the pond to see how it works

Great Bettin': In the UK, sports gambling has been legal since 1961, so we went across the pond to see how it works

The NBA and other leagues are pushing for a 1 percent integrity fee from betting firms to educate players, referees and staff as well as fund the investigations that will ensue. Although 1 percent seems like a low number, as a percentage of the gross it could represent 20 percent of revenue sportsbook generate, firms […]