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Those long, colorful fingernails might remind track fans of Flo-Jo. Now, Sha’Carri Richardson wants to flash speed that conjures images of the late, great American sprinter, as well. The 21-year-old Richardson enters as the favorite in the 100 meters at U.S. Olympic track and field trials this week, where a win would put her on a list of American champions that includes world-record holder Florence Griffith Joyner.
The pickup truck was travelling along a highway after heavy rain when the vehicle skidded on the wet surface and spun out of control.
First Minister Mark Drakeford said the Delta strain of coronavirus is now the most dominant variant among new cases in Wales.
Frank De Boer’s men are now guaranteed a last-16 tie against one of the best third-placed teams.
The bill, which was passed overwhelmingly by the U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday after a unanimous vote in the Senate, marks the day in 1865 when a Union general informed a group of enslaved people in Texas that they had been made free two years earlier by President Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation during the Civil War.Biden and his fellow Democrats are under pressure to respond to a slew of Republican-backed state bills that civil rights activists say aim to suppress voting by minorities, and to meaningfully address the disproportionate killing of Black men by police.
Producer of hit single Titanium, David Guetta, has sold his songs to Warner Music for a nine-figure sum. Since starting his career in the 2000’s he’s also worked with the likes of Rihanna, Bruno Mars, Nicki Minaj and Sia. The acquisition of hit songs has become a popular business over the last few years, as streaming opens up new revenue sources for classic hits.
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) -An early Memphis Depay penalty and a Denzel Dumfries goal gave the Netherlands a convincing 2-0 victory over Austria on Thursday and a place in the Euro 2020 last 16 as Group C winners. The Dutch cannot be overtaken at the head of the standings after a second win while Austria’s hopes rest on the result of their last match against Ukraine. The 11th-minute spot-kick provided an early platform for the home side and flying full back Dumfries proved a popular scorer at the Johan Cruyff Arena as he doubled the tally in the 67th minute with his second goal in as many matches.
Thousands of enslaved people in Texas were ordered free two years after Emancipation Proclamation
The seat has been a Tory stronghold but the Liberal Democrats claim they could score a shock win.
Just a few miles from the home where he spent his teenage years, Jeff Gordon strapped himself into a midget car, was pushed onto the 1/4-mile dirt track in the third turn at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and started turning laps. It's just such a cool car, it takes me back to the time when I was racing midgets and how much I loved them . This was never about rumors Gordon might leave the broadcast booth, the possibility of another comeback or even the desire of IndyCar fans to see Gordon run in the Indianapolis 500.
“I’ve always, always adored him,” the actor said of his son, Charlie
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Thiem, ranked fifth in the world, has endured a torrid season with a 9-8 win-loss record in 2021. A French Open finalist in 2018 and 2019, Thiem was knocked out in the first round at Roland Garros this year. The 27-year-old said he discussed his situation with his team and described withdrawing from the Olympics as a "very difficult decision".
Netherlands 2-0 Austria: Memphis from the penalty spot and Dumfries on the break secure a second win for the Dutch
(Bloomberg) -- Indian billionaire Gautam Adani’s dream run up the global wealth rankings is faltering after a media report raising questions about some offshore investors triggered a rout in his conglomerate’s six listed stocks.The 58-year-old tycoon has lost more money this week than anyone else in the world, with his personal fortune tumbling by about $13.2 billion to $63.5 billion, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. Just days ago, he was closing the gap with Mukesh Ambani as Asia’
Commemorated annually since 1866, event recognising freedom from slavery is now a federal holiday
Wimbledon is set to begin on June 28.
Euro 2020 is underway, with 24 nations out for glory this summer - and plenty more players also hoping to claim the Golden Boot for the tournament’s top scorer. It is no shock to see England striker Harry Kane among the favourites given he won the individual prize at the 2018 World Cup with six goals - but it was Raheem Sterling who got on the scoresheet as Croatia were beaten at Wembley on Sunday. Serie A top scorer Romelu Lukaku and Belgium are also seeking success this summer, and the striker’s two goals in a 3-0 win over Russia put him joint-top of the pile so far.
Gareth Southgate has confirmed Harry Maguire will be involved against oldest rivals Scotland and could even start as England look to wrap up early progress to the Euro 2020 knockout phase.