Lakers’ Patrick Beverley suspended 3 games for shoving incident

Los Angeles Lakers guard Patrick Beverley has been suspended three games for “forcefully shoving” Phoenix Suns center Deandre Ayton when the big man wasn’t looking and causing him to fall to the court in L.A.’s game against the Suns on Tuesday, the NBA announced on Thursday. In the league’s statement, attributed to executive vice president […]

Vikings hold off Patriots, take commanding lead in NFC North

11:48 PM ET Mike Reiss Close ESPN Staff Writer Covered Patriots since 1997 Joined ESPN in 2009 Kevin Seifert Close ESPN Staff Writer ESPN.com national NFL writer ESPN.com NFC North reporter, 2008-2013 Covered Vikings for Minneapolis Star Tribune, 1999-2008 MINNEAPOLIS — In a game packed with highlight plays, the Minnesota Vikings held off the New […]

Brazil’s Neymar in tears on bench after right ankle injury

LUSAIL, Qatar — Neymar was pictured in tears on the Brazil bench after leaving his team’s 2-0 win over Serbia to begin their World Cup campaign in Qatar on Thursday, after picking up an injury to his right ankle. Brazil, who are seeking a sixth World Cup trophy, will now have to wait between 24 […]

Philippines to cut tariffs on electric vehicles, parts

MANILA (Reuters) – A Philippine inter-agency panel chaired by President Ferdinand Marcos Jr on Thursday approved removing tariffs on electric vehicles (EVs) to spur demand amid high fuel costs. Marcos will issue an executive order cutting to 0% the most favoured nation tariff on EVs like passengers cars, buses, vans, trucks, motorcycles, and bicycles, and […]

Designating The Cartels As Terrorists Could Worsen Illegal Immigration, Experts Say

Designating the drug cartels as terrorist organizations would likely complicate illegal immigration, experts told the Daily Caller News Foundation. The topic has been mulled on both the federal and state levels, during former President Donald Trump’s administration and most recently by Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott. “The immigration crisis could be exacerbated with asylum claims […]

Saudi Arabia wants its investors to own Manchester United and Liverpool | World News

Saudi Arabia says it wants its investors to take over Manchester United and Liverpool – and hopes Cristiano Ronaldo comes to play in its domestic league. Sports minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Turki Al-Faisal revealed the country’s latest sporting ambitions in an interview with Sky News – with the sovereign wealth fund already owning Newcastle and […]

Russia’s Yandex seeks Putin’s approval for restructuring – FT

(Reuters) -Russian internet giant Yandex NV is seeking President Vladimir Putin’s approval to sell its operations in the country and spin off its main international projects, the Financial Times reported on Thursday, citing sources. The company has informally enlisted former finance minister Alexei Kudrin to win Putin’s approval, in principle, for the restructuring plan, according […]

POLL: Americans Prefer Not To Discuss Politics On Thanksgiving

A large majority of Americans do not want to talk politics with family at the Thanksgiving table. The Axios/Ipsos survey shows 77% of respondents believe Thanksgiving celebrations are not the time or place to discuss politics with family, though 31% said they would talk about election results. The numbers differ along party lines, with 41% […]

Lessons, big questions for every game

10:00 PM ET NFL NationESPN Welcome to Week 12 of the 2022 NFL season which opened on Thanksgiving Day on Thursday with three games. The Detroit Lions have been hosting Thanksgiving Day games for 88 years but have not had a lot of success of late. The Buffalo Bills completed a late comeback to beat […]

Climate activists glue themselves to runway at Berlin airport | World News

Climate protesters broke on to a runway in Berlin’s Brandenburg Airport and glued themselves to the tarmac, causing its temporary closure and delays to flights. Berlin police said they encountered “several people” in an area not open to the public, after activists gained unauthorised access, with some gluing themselves to the ground. Activists from the […]