Holly Holm wins first fight since defeating Ronda Rousey with head-kick KO

Holly Holm wins first fight since defeating Ronda Rousey with head-kick KO Holly Holm ended a three-fight losing streak Saturday by knocking out Bethe Correia at 1:09 of the third round in Singapore. (Getty) It’s not often that a fighter on a three-fight, 18-month losing streak is a 5-to-1 favorite, but Holly Holm proved Saturday […]

International Space Station welcomes first returning vehicle since Atlantis shuttle

International Space Station welcomes first returning vehicle since Atlantis shuttle

International Space Station welcomes first returning vehicle since Atlantis shuttle The International Space Station welcomed its first returning vehicle in years Monday, a SpaceX Dragon capsule making its second delivery. Space shuttle Atlantis was the last repeat visitor six years ago. It’s now a museum relic at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center. The International Space Station welcomed its […]

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Liverpool beat West Ham at London Stadium to move back into third place as striker Daniel Sturridge scored his first goal since January.

Liverpool beat West Ham at London Stadium to move back into third place as striker Daniel Sturridge scored his first goal since January. Philippe Coutinho’s sublime pass on the half-hour mark cut open the Hammers defence and picked out an unmarked Sturridge who went around goalkeeper Adrian before slotting home. The Brazilian then scored two […]

World's largest aircraft takes to the skies for the first time since it crashed on a test flight nine months ago

World’s largest aircraft takes to the skies for the first time since it crashed on a test flight nine months ago

World’s largest aircraft takes to the skies for the first time since it crashed on a test flight nine months ago   Airlander 10 – dubbed the ‘giant bum’ due to its appearance – is part-plane, part-airship It took to the skies above Cardington Airfield in Bedfordshire shortly before 5.30pm today Regulatory requirements of flight […]

The Mysteries of the Teacher

The Mysteries of the Teacher

The Mysteries of the Teacher Mysteries Mysteries : Ten hours into my first trip to Russia I catch an express train back to the airport. It’s August in Moscow so I’m sweating in a particularly gross and unfamiliar way, as I have since my arrival, and I’m running late. If I miss my flight, I […]

Super League: St Helens 31-6 Warrington Wolves

Super League: St Helens 31-6 Warrington Wolves

Super League: St Helens 31-6 Warrington Wolves Matty Smith’s presence in Saints colours gave his side a new attacking dimension Betfred Super League St Helens (18) 31 Tries: Taia, Owens, Swift 2, Walmsley Goals: Percival 5 Drop-goal: Smith Warrington (0) 6 Tries: Gidley Goals: Gidley Super : Matty Smith’s first St Helens game since the 2010 […]

Pope and Russian Orthodox Leader ‘Like Brothers’ In First Meeting Since Churches Split 1000 Yrs Ago

Pope and Russian Orthodox Leader ‘Like Brothers’ In First Meeting Since Churches Split 1000 Yrs Ago

Pope and Russian Orthodox Leader ‘Like Brothers’ In First Meeting Since Churches Split 1000 Yrs Ago February 12, 2016 Posted with permission from Al Jazeera Russian : Pope Francis has met with Patriarch Kirill in Cuba, in the first-ever papal meeting with the head of the Russian Orthodox Church in nearly 1,000 years. “Finally!” Francis […]