Women’s World Cup: Should men be refereeing in France?

(CNN)In a crowded penalty box with the score 0-0 in the first half, Svenja Huth is standing a few yards from her opponent’s goalkeeper as Germany prepares to take a corner. Follow @cnnsport Eventually, referee Yoshimi Yamashita deemed Popp’s header a worthy goal, giving Germany a lead it would extend over the 90 minutes, sealing a 3-0 win over the Super Falcons to march towards the quarterfinals. Why has there been such a brouhaha about Huth positioning herself a few …

Heres Your Unofficial Outline For Netflixs The Umbrella Academy

Alyssa Lynn Malmquist Updated March 6, 2019 By The Umbrella Academy If you’re a big fan of weird, you’re going to love The Umbrella Academy on Netflix. The Umbrella Academy isn’t your typical superhero narrative. Let me back up to the beginning. On one day in October 1989, forty-three women who were not pregnant suddenly became pregnant and immediately went into labor in a matter of seconds. Yes, you read that right. Right off the bat, you’re thrown into this …

Santa Anita track owners and trainers under investigation after horse deaths

Arcadia, California (CNN)Trainers are being investigated to see if they played any role in the string of horse deaths at Santa Anita racetrack this year. “We’ve just gotten some information about what he’s done and his violations,” Dr. Dionne Benson, chief veterinary officer for The Stronach Group, told CNN. “And so, we’re considering whether he will be, every trainer, we’re considering whether they will be welcome back to Santa Anita.” ‘Catastrophic breakdowns’ Scott Herbertson, a racehorse owner and professional gambler, …

8th American Tourist Dies Mysteriously In Dominican Republic – And Her Son Demands Answers! – Perez Hilton

Another name has been added to the list of deaths in the Dominican Republic in the last year: an American tourist named Leyla Cox. The MRI tech from New York City was in the Caribbean celebrating her 53rd birthday — not knowing it would be her last. Like CNN reports the Excellence Resort first claimed she was taken to the hospital — then later admitted she died in her room. Why the discrepancy?? Hmm… Leyla’s son Will Cox has been trying to …

A healing singalong for young and old

“I recognise that there are young children and old people,” she says. Then with a smile from ear to ear, she says: “What happens is always a big surprise.” Sheila, one of a group of residents with memory impairment, has paired up with Zach, who has severe learning difficulties. He beats out the rhythm on the tambourine as the rest of the group of infant schoolchildren, octogenarians and care staff sing the Hello Song to him. It is clear from …

Dominican officials say alleged gunman mistook Big Papi for someone else

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic (CNN)More than a week after David Ortiz was shot as part of what police have called a murder-for-hire plot, authorities in the Dominican Republic now say the former Red Sox star was not the intended target. Ortiz is 6’3 and 250 pounds, according to the Red Sox, and is one of the Dominican Republic’s most recognizable celebrities. “The fact that David Ortiz wasn’t the target doesn’t change anything,” Rodriguez Sanchez said. “The law is the same …

Frankie Dettori and Stradivarius win Gold Cup at Royal Ascot

(CNN)Veteran jockey Frankie Dettori punched the sky with pure joy as he clinched a successive Gold Cup, once again riding Stradivarius to victory in the most prestigious race at Royal Ascot. The Italian jockey has now ridden seven Gold Cup winners, only Lester Piggott has more with 11. Stradivarius, owned by Bjorn Nielsen, was a hot favorite after last year’s victory and started the race as the even money favorite. With the crowd on tenterhooks, Dettori positioned his horse perfectly …

France beats Nigeria in dramatic Women’s World Cup match

(CNN)It took a remarkable six-minute period in the second half for what had been a largely uneventful Women’s World Cup match to come to life in Rennes as France beat Nigeria 1-0 in dramatic fashion. Ebere was subsequently shown a red card for a second bookable offense, while France defender Wendi Renard went on to hit the post from the spot — only for VAR to give France a lifeline by penalizing Nigeria goalkeeper Chiamaka Nnadozie for stepping away from …

Seattle defend Major League Rugby crown before season three expansion

After the Seawolves dramatic win over San Diego, work will go on to address weaknesses and build on evident strengths The Seattle Seawolves retained their a last-minute try to do it, in front of more than 5,000 fans. The game was a thriller, began in 2018 with seven teams then the league will welcome the New England Free Jacks, Old Glory DC and Rugby ATL. The first two have played games in Washington; Atlanta are starting to sign up players. …

Andy Murrays new doubles partner Feliciano Lpez denies match-fixing

Feliciano Lpez, who partners the returning Andy Murray in the doubles at Queens Club, has denied involvement in an alleged betting scam at Wimbledon in 2017 Feliciano Lpez sought to restore some injured pride on Wednesday when he denied any suggestion that he and his regular doubles partner, Marc Lpez, had been involved in an alleged betting scam at Wimbledon in 2017. The Spaniard, who partners Andy Murray in his comeback at Queens Club on Thursday, beat the Hungarian Marton …