To win Rudy Giuliani’s help, Ukraine oligarch’s allies pursued dirt on Joe Biden

Associates of a Ukrainian oligarch fighting extradition to the US were working to dig up dirt on former vice-president Joe Biden last summer in an effort to get Rudy Giuliani’s help in the oligarch’s legal case, according to three people familiar with the exchanges.Dmitry Firtash, charged with conspiracy by the US and living in Vienna, […]

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China-US currency deal would not be a new Plaza Accord of one-sided exchange rate movement, analysts say

An exchange rate pact between China and the United States, which is set to form part of an interim trade deal between the world’s two biggest economies, is expected to reduce risks of exchange rate turbulence and is unlikely to engineer a one-sided currency movement as the Plaza Accord did in 1985, according to analysts.For […]

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Paul Pierce says Zion Williamson has to cut weight to save his knees

Pelicans star Zion Williamson will miss the start of the 2019-20 NBA regular season as he recovers from an unspecified knee injury he suffered last week – and both fans and analysts are worrying about the trend of lower-body issues the No. 1 overall pick has endured over the last year. Williamson may be the […]

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Ohio State vs Northwestern, Big Ten Live Stream, Schedule, TV Channel, Start Time, How to Watch

Two teams heading in different directions this season will meet in a Friday night Big Ten clash when the Ohio State Buckeyes take on the Northwestern Wildcats. With Ohio State looking to keep a potential College Football Playoff berth intact and Northwestern looking to turn its season around, there is plenty on the line when […]

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Donald Trump threatens to sue CNN for ‘falsely advertising itself as news organisation’

Lawyers for US President Donald Trump and his re-election campaign have threatened in a letter to sue CNN for what they said was the network falsely advertising itself as a news organisation, calling on executives to first discuss an “appropriate resolution” to the matter that would include a “substantial” payment to cover damages.The letter, dated […]

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Fantasy basketball cheat sheet 2019: sleepers, busts and team names

We’re heading into the weekend, just days away from the 2019-20 NBA season tipping off, and if you’re in a fantasy basketball league, that could mean you’re drafting a squad. That’s where this compilation of all our For The Win fantasy hoops content comes in — a cheat sheet while you compile a cheat sheet […]

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Boy lands prized golden trout, breaks 42-year-old record

Isaac Vance was all smiles after landing a prized golden trout recently in Utah, and the 13-year-old must have been even happier to learn that his catch breaks a 42-year-old state record. The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources announced Thursday via Facebook that it had approved Isaac’s September catch from Marsh Lake as a record […]

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Samuel Adams ‘Extreme Beer’ Is Illegal in 15 States

Samuel Adams new “extreme beer” is so ridiculously strong, it’s literally illegal in 15 states. The Boston-based brewery’s latest release in the barrel-aged Utopias line, which was first launched back in 2002, boasts an intoxicating 28 percent alcohol by volume (ABV). For comparison’s sake, Sam Adams’ stalwart Boston Lager clocks in at 5 percent ABV. […]

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College Football Playoff: Why Boise State won’t be this year’s UCF

Boise State is one of 12 remaining undefeated college football teams midway through the 2019 season, and it’s one of just three Group of Five teams with a perfect record and the lone Mountain West team. In the first seven weeks of the season, the Broncos have climbed in the rankings, and going into Week […]

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The best NBA Rookie of the Year bets (and why you should avoid Zion Williamson)

Even with the recent news that Zion Williamson will miss the beginning of the regular season with a knee issue, it feels like a foregone conclusion that the New Orleans Pelicans star-in-the-making is the shoe-in for the 2018-19 Rookie of the Year award. But that doesn’t mean you should bet on that happening. According to […]

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The struggling Cowboys offense is missing one key element … and it’s not play-action

It was good to be a Cowboys fan three weeks ago. The team was winning, sitting at 3-0 after an effortless dispatching of a tanking Dolphins team, and, more importantly, the offense had been given a modern makeover courtesy of rookie offensive coordinator Kellen Moore. The last three weeks haven’t been so fun. Dallas has […]

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Chevrolet Is Offering Ford Mustang Owners $3,000 Off The New Camaro

2019 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE Ford Mustang owners who want to add a Chevrolet Camaro to their garage can now do so at a bargain price. General Motors is offering $3,000 off of Camaros to anyone with a ‘Stang as part of an effort devised to boost slumping sales. GM Authority first spotted the discount, […]

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Zion Williamson injury update: What we know about Zion’s injured knee

The New Orleans Pelicans are set to kick off the season on national television next Tuesday with a game against the Toronto Raptors, but the new-look Pelicans will be without No. 1 overall pick Zion Williamson for the start of the season. Williamson, whose NBA debut is one of the most anticipated in recent memory, […]

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Timex’s ’70s-Style Diver-Inspired Watch With ‘Rolex Pepsi’ Vibes Is Now Back In Stock

Update: After immediately selling out when it was first offered back in May, the Q Timex has been restocked and is once again available for purchase. If you’re in the market for a Rolex lookalike without the luxury price tag, best to act fast. Here’s our original story about the Q Timex from May 2019: […]

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Astros – Yankees: Pitching matchup breakdown for Friday’s Game 5

The New York Yankees face an elimination game at home in Game 5 of the ALCS, and the Bronx Bombers will be facing Astros ace Justin Verlander on Friday night in Yankee Stadium. After taking Game 1 comfortably, the explosive Yankees offense has managed to produce just six runs over the last three games to […]

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Colin Kaepernick is the perfect replacement for Patrick Mahomes

Whenever a big-name quarterback goes down with an injury, the calls for a team to sign Colin Kaepernick inevitably come up. But this time, with Patrick Mahomes potentially out for a while, this is absolutely the perfect situation for the Kansas City Chiefs to replace their MVP QB with the Exiled QB. And it goes […]

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Man jumps into lion’s den at zoo, survives close call

A man described as “mentally unstable” jumped into a lion’s den at the Delhi Zoo in India, came face-to-face with the lion and purposely attempted to provoke the animal before officials came to the rescue. The incident occurred Thursday at noon and brought back memories of the 2014 tragedy at the same zoo when a […]

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