Day: March 29, 2017

Vin Diesel choked back tears on Wednesday as he paid an emotional tribute to his dead “The Fast and the Furious” co-star Paul Walker at the CinemaCon convention.The 49-year-old revealed it was Walker who insisted there should be an eighth instalment in…

Amazon on Wednesday confirmed that it is shutting down its Quidsi unit, which runs websites Diapers.com and Soap.com, due to a persistent lack of profitability there.Quidsi was an Amazon rival in the US before the online retail made a $545 million deal…

German star Bastian Schweinsteiger said he is ready to make an immediate start to his Major League Soccer career with Chicago Fire at a formal presentation before journalists here Wednesday.The 32-year-old former Bayern Munich and Manchester United mid…

Cincinnati Bengals owner Mike Brown defended cornerback Adam “Pacman” Jones on Wednesday following his arrest on assault and disorderly conduct charges.Jones was apprehended in January following an altercation with a security guard at a Cincinnati hote…

Injured Golden State star forward Kevin Durant could return to the Warriors’ lineup before the regular season concludes in two weeks, the NBA club said Wednesday.The Warriors, who took the 2015 NBA crown and came within a game of repeating last year af…

Nicaragua has restored diplomatic ties with Israel suspended nearly seven years ago when the Jewish state sent commandos to attack a flotilla carrying humanitarian aid to the Gaza Strip.The normalization was announced by both countries in statements on…

Former US international and New York Red Bulls boss Mike Petke was named as the new coach of Major League Soccer side Real Salt Lake on Wednesday.Petke, 41, takes over from Jeff Cassar, who was fired last week just three games into the new season after…