Naomi Osaka Stopped Serena Williams and Her Latest Grand Slam Record Hopes

MELBOURNE, Australia — Naomi Osaka knocked Serena Williams out of the Australian Open on Thursday, but in relentlessly moving her from side to side on the court, did she also push Williams closer to retirement? After her 6-3, 6-4 defeat to Osaka in the semifinals, Williams left the Rod Laver Arena court to a standing […]

It’s time we stopped using the term ‘South Africa variant’

Nearly a year ago when this COVID-19 crisis was taking hold, people across the world expressed outrage at the term “China virus”. It was important to condemn such divisive and, some said, racist language. But a year later, after more than 2.3 million people across the world have died from the virus, the global economy […]

Honduras ex-President Zelaya stopped at airport with bag of money

Manuel Zelaya says he had been ‘unjustly’ detained at Toncontin International Airport and denies he owned the $18,000 in cash. Former Honduran President Manuel Zelaya said on Friday that he had been “unjustly” detained at the Central American nation’s Toncontin International Airport for carrying $18,000 in cash, which he said was not his. “I don’t […]