• Awkward? Yes. But Trump’s state visit must be called off | Matthew d’Ancona
    The Guardian42 minutes ago

    Awkward? Yes. But Trump’s state visit must be called off | Matthew d’Ancona

    Theresa May must cancel President Trump’s state visit to the United Kingdom. In this instance, only an unambiguous withdrawal of the invitation will do. For as long as I can recall, I have been drawn by what the late Christopher Hitchens called “the gravitational pull of the American planet”. In fair

  • Weightlifting - Former European champion Cholakov dies at 35
    Reuters2 hours ago

    Weightlifting - Former European champion Cholakov dies at 35

    Bulgaria's former European weightlifting champion Velichko Cholakov, who served a four-year ban for doping, died on Sunday at the age of 35. A hospital official in the southern town of Smolyan confirmed Cholakov’s death and said the cause would only be known after an autopsy. Members of Cholakov

  • Top gymnast Aly Raisman calls on USA Gymnastics to act over Larry Nassar sex assault scandal
    International Business Times5 hours ago

    Top gymnast Aly Raisman calls on USA Gymnastics to act over Larry Nassar sex assault scandal

    Aly Raisman is ready to talk about "the elephant in the room." And the six-time Olympic medal-winning gymnast thinks it's time USA Gymnastics joins in a conversation she feels is long overdue. The 23-year-old is calling for sweeping change in the organization in the wake of dozens of allegations

  • Reuters

    Weightlifting-Former European champion Cholakov dies at 35

    Bulgaria's former European weightlifting champion Velichko Cholakov, who served a four-year ban for doping, died on Sunday at the age of 35. A hospital official in the southern town of Smolyan confirmed Cholakov’s death and said the cause would only be known after an autopsy. Members of Cholakov

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