The record that Chelsea’s Antonio Rudiger set with his long range effort against Brentford

Chelsea fell to an embarassing 4-1 defeat at the hands of Brentford at Stamford Bridge in their latest Premier League clash, despite taking a 1-0 lead in the encounter. Goals from Vitaly Janelt, Christian Eriksen and Yoanne Wissa canceled out a thunderous effort from Antonio Rudiger just moments into the second half, handing Chelsea a … Read more

Red Cross plans fresh evacuation effort from Ukraine’s Mariupol

ZAPORIZHZHIA, Ukraine – A Red Cross convoy will try again to evacuate civilians from the besieged port of Mariupol on Saturday, April 2, as Russian forces looked to be regrouping for new attacks in southeast Ukraine. Encircled since the early days of Russia’s five-week old invasion, Mariupol has been Moscow’s main target in Ukraine’s southeastern … Read more

Nets’ Bruce Brown hopes to avoid repeat of last year’s anemic playoff effort

As he hoisted countless jump shots during his offseason training, Bruce Brown kept one motivating thought in the back of his head. If the Milwaukee Bucks had more respect for his offensive ability, the Brooklyn Nets might have been NBA champions instead of the Bucks. “They were just leaving me open, and I just take … Read more

US to welcome up to 100,000 Ukrainians fleeing war amid broader aid effort

The Biden administration says it would use ‘the full range of legal pathways’ to bring Ukrainians to the United States, including the US refugee resettlement program, which provides a path to citizenship The United States plans to accept up to 100,000 Ukrainians fleeing Russia’s invasion and is pledging $1 billion in new humanitarian aid, the … Read more