Yokozuna Kisenosato pulls out of Summer Basho with injury

/ May 24, 2017

Yokozuna Kisenosato pulls out of Summer Basho with injury

Japanese-born yokozuna Kisenosato, who had been gunning for his third straight title, has withdrawn from the ongoing Summer Grand Sumo Tournament after failing to recover from upper body injuries, sumo officials said Wednesday. The 30-year-old wrestler from the Tagonoura stable becomes the second yokozuna ...

Allardyce quits Palace, intends to retire

May 24, 2017

Allardyce quits Palace, intends to retire

Crystal Palace manager Sam Allardyce announced Tuesday that he is leaving the club after just five months and does not plan to continue his 26-year career in coaching. A season that started with Allardyce managing the England national team, before leaving after just one ...

Frontale take control in ACL knockout match

May 24, 2017

Frontale take control in ACL knockout match

Kawasaki Frontale scored a resounding 3-1 victory over Muangthong United in the first leg of the Asian Champions League round of 16 on Tuesday. After Teerasil Dangda handed the hosts the lead in the third minute of first-half injury time, Kawasaki captain and reigning ...

Manchester shows its grit in defiant vigil for attack victims

May 24, 2017

Manchester shows its grit in defiant vigil for attack victims

Chants of “Manchester! Manchester!” rang out on Tuesday as thousands gathered for a multifaith vigil in the city centre to remember the victims of the deadly suicide attack claimed by the Islamic State group. Striking a note of defiance, people massed outside the northwestern ...

Ariana Grande fans recall horrors of Manchester bombing

May 24, 2017

Ariana Grande fans recall horrors of Manchester bombing

Rihanna Hardy had been excited about seeing Ariana Grande ever since she got her concert ticket as a Christmas gift. So when the day came, the 11-year-old left school a couple of hours early to make sure to get to Manchester Arena on time. ...

May 24, 2017

NYC tightens security after British concert blast

New York City police say they have tightened security at high-profile locations “out of an abundance of caution” following the deadly explosion in Manchester, England. New York Police Department spokesman J. Peter Donald said in a statement Tuesday that New Yorkers may see “heavy ...