Astros prepared to push World Series to limit in Game

ASTROS take Game 5. — DANIEL SHIREY/MLB PHOTOS THE Houston Astros picked a fine time to hand the Atlanta Braves their first home loss of the postseason. Fresh off overcoming a grand slam in the first inning, the Astros will aim to stave off elimination again on Tuesday night when they host the Atlanta Braves […]Read More

Staying committed to improvement, winning

THE Magnolia Hotshots finished runners-up in the 2021 PBA Philippine Cup. — PBA IMAGES FELL short in their third stab at the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) All-Filipino title in the last four years, the Magnolia Pambansang Manok Hotshots are staying the course of improvement towards success. Bowed to the TnT Tropang Giga, 4-1, in their […]Read More

Ja Morant’s 26 points fuel Grizzlies’ win over Nuggets

JA Morant had 26 points and eight assists, Tyus Jones scored 17, and the host Memphis Grizzlies beat the Denver Nuggets (106-97) on Monday night. Xavier Tillman scored 12 points and Desmond Bane and Jaren Jackson, Jr. finished with 11 apiece for the Grizzlies. Nikola Jokic scored 23 points and Aaron Gordon had 15 points […]Read More

NBA unveils 2021-22 City Edition team uniforms

THE NBA and Nike just released the 2021-22 Nike NBA City Edition uniforms in line with the league’s celebration of its 75th anniversary. — NBA IN line with its celebration of its 75th anniversary, the National Basketball Association (NBA) unveiled its 2021-22 Nike NBA City Edition uniforms. Done in collaboration with Nike, the uniforms will […]Read More

Canada stuns holder France as Billie Jean King Cup finals

PRAGUE — Canada’s Gabriela Dabrowski and Rebecca Marino won the deciding doubles rubber to help stun defending champions France (2-1) on the opening day of the new-look Billie Jean King Cup finals on Monday. Formerly called the Fed Cup, the event was renamed last year in honor of American 12-time major winner King and restructured […]Read More

Macron steps back from midnight threat against UK exports in

France’s president, Emmanuel Macron, has shelved his threat to clog up UK exports and ban its fishers from landing catches at French ports from midnight in a dispute over access to British fishing waters, as his deadline approached. Discussions resumed after a proposal was put forward by Macron’s government late on Monday. Downing Street […]Read More

Tesla to open Supercharger network up to other electric cars

Tesla is opening its charging network to other electric cars for the first time with a pilot programme in the Netherlands, as the world’s most valuable carmaker looks to bring electric vehicles into the mainstream. The programme will be tested at 10 locations in the Netherlands, the company said on Monday, adding that Dutch […]Read More

How online stores can gear up for the holiday sales

By Patricia Mirasol From reinforcing branded packaging to beefing up product inventories, businesses have started offering Christmas promotions in their online stores. EveGrocer, a zero-waste online grocery, is anticipating a surge of demand for its Christmas hams from Giana Deli, Log & Cabin, and Gastronomo. Its other in-demand products, according to CEO Ma. Leonelle de […]Read More

Darktrace hit by fears of sell-off by its early backers

Fears that insiders will dump stock when a lock-up agreement expires this week sent shares in Darktrace tumbling by 15 per cent. Employees and early backers in the business, including Mike Lynch, the embattled software tycoon, will be free to cash in their shares in the cybersecurity group tomorrow. They had been barred from […]Read More

Sexism row as Italian restaurants hand menus to women with

An Argentine fashion blogger has provoked debate in Italy by denouncing expensive restaurants that hand women menus with no prices on the assumption that their male companions are paying the bill. Agustina Gandolfo, 25, told her 875,000 Instagram followers that she was “indignant” when she was given a “blind menu” while out for dinner […]Read More