Sainz takes first pole, Verstappen booed at British GP

SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — It took Carlos Sainz 151 attempts to earn his first pole position in Formula One. Now he’s going after that elusive first win. But starting alongside Sainz on the front row at Sunday’s British Grand Prix will be defending F1 champion Max Verstappen, a year after the crash with Lewis Hamilton … Read more

Hamilton says ‘archaic mindset’ about color must change

PARIS (AP) — Formula One great Lewis Hamilton says the “archaic mentality” has to change after retired champion Nelson Piquet allegedly used a racial slur against him. Hamilton’s comments came after F1 and the FIA ​​condemned the racist language. “It is more than a language. These archaic mentalities must change and have no place in … Read more

Rising London luxury property prices as Russians lockdown

A general view of the London skyline is seen from Canary Wharf in London, Britain, October 19, 2016. REUTERS/Hannah McKay Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Record LONDON, June 28 (Reuters) – The war in Ukraine is making it difficult for even unauthorized Russians to sell exclusive residential properties in Britain, adding … Read more

US Open lets in Russian tennis players after Wimbledon ban

The US Open will allow tennis players from Russia and Belarus to compete this year despite the ongoing war in Ukrainewhich led Wimbledon to ban those athletes. US Tennis Association CEO and CEO Lew Sherr, whose group runs the US Open, said in a phone interview with The Associated Press on Tuesday that the USTA … Read more

Dear Boomers: Netflix Isn’t the Reason Millennials Can’t Afford Houses

CNN Business — Editor’s note: This story is part of CNN Business’ Nightcap newsletter. To receive it in your inbox, sign up for free, here. Here at Nightcap HQ, we have a special alarm going off every time a study about Baby Boomers putting Millennials to shame is published. (I’m kidding of course, but we … Read more

Scotland vs Ukraine: War-torn country pins hopes on World Cup chase to lift spirits

Glasgow, Scotland CNN — It is approximately 3,000 kilometers from Severodonetsk to Glasgow. As Russian pressure mounts in the strategically key city in eastern Ukraine, where two-thirds of property has been destroyed, an international football match in the Scottish city seems somewhat irrelevant. Ukrainian Taras Berezovets, who worked as a political analyst before the Russian … Read more

F1 jewelery ban is for the right reasons, says GPDA’s Wurz

Formula One F1 – Miami Grand Prix – Miami International Autodrome, Miami, Florida, U.S. – May 6, 2022 Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton before practice REUTERS/Ricardo Arduengo/ Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Registry LONDON, May 16 (Reuters) – Formula One is right to ban jewelery in the cockpit, but the ruling FIA could … Read more

Mercedes will face rivals this season, says F1’s Smedley

Formula One F1 – Abu Dhabi Grand Prix – Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – December 13, 2020 Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton in action after the race Pool via REUTERS/Hamad I Mohammed Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Check in April 2 (Reuters) – Ferrari has cracked the code to … Read more

Harsh spotlight shone on Qatar’s human rights issues ahead of the World Cup when the president of the Norwegian Football Association delivered a scathing speech

CNN — Friday’s World Cup draw will see Qatar become the center of world football, but the week’s build-up has been dominated by non-sporting issues. At the 72nd annual FIFA Congress on Thursday, Norwegian FA president Lise Klaveness delivered a stinging speech in which she called the decision to allow Qatar to host the World … Read more

Mykhailo Golod: The golf community comes together to help a teenage Ukrainian golfer escape to the US.

CNN — It was a bittersweet moment when Mykhailo ‘Misha’ Golod stepped off the plane at Orlando International Airport on Friday, March 11. It marked the end of a marathon journey that the 15-year-old and his mother Vita had undertaken to escape the war zone in their homeland of Ukraine. But his arrival in the … Read more