Day: April 13, 2017

Chelsea defender Marcos Alonso has warned the leaders to beware of a Manchester United backlash, while Mauricio Pochettino believes Tottenham can provide a dramatic finale to the title race.With just seven games remaining, Chelsea are looking to land t…

Many painters struggle to get their work viewed but Brazilian street artist Eduardo Kobra won’t have a problem — his most recent work is billed as the biggest in the world.The prolific Kobra takes as his canvas the sides of the Cacau Show factory on o…

US President Donald Trump vowed Thursday that the “problem” of North Korea “will be taken care of,” as speculation mounted that Pyongyang might be preparing another nuclear or missile test.”North Korea is a problem, the problem will be taken care of,” …

Leander Dendoncker struck late to snatch a 1-1 draw for Anderlecht against Manchester United in the first leg of Thursday’s Europa League quarter-final, while crowd trouble overshadowed Lyon’s tie with Besiktas.Belgian international midfielder Dendonck…

Pittsburgh Steelers owner Dan Rooney, who helped build the franchise into the most successful NFL team in history, died Thursday aged 84, the team announced.Rooney, who also served as former US ambassador to Ireland between 2009 and 2012, was widely cr…

Fans poured onto the pitch at the Europa League clash between Lyon and Besiktas on Thursday, delaying the start of a high-risk match already hit by violence in the run-up to kick-off.The 1905 GMT start of the quarter-final first leg was delayed by 45 m…

United States coach Bruce Arena believes the American national team would be genuine challengers for the 2026 World Cup if the country makes a successful bid to host the tournament.The United States, Canada and Mexico on Monday announced a joint bid to…

An ice-encrusted moon orbiting Saturn appears to have the conditions necessary for life, NASA announced Thursday, unveiling new findings made by its unmanned Cassini spacecraft.Cassini has detected hydrogen molecules in vapor plumes emanating from crac…

Dallas Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki on Thursday reiterated his desire to play a 20th year with the club next season, and believes he could even play past his 40th birthday.Nowitzki, who turns 39 in June, said last month he planned to honor the final tw…