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Houston Open Golf Tournament Tees Off This November

The 2021 Houston Open Golf Tournament will begin this November with the Astros Golf Foundation. The foundation made additional renovations to Memorial Park which is now open for the public. Foundation President Giles Kibbe is looking forward to the...

NZ players reach Dubai after ‘specific, credible threat’ derailed Pakistan tour

New Zealand was warned of a "specific, credible threat" against its team, New Zealand Cricket (NZC) said, elaborating on the rationale for abruptly abandoning the tour of Pakistan as the squad reached Dubai early on Sunday (September...

Former NZ all-rounder Cairns faces ‘long road to recovery’ after spinal stroke

Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns said he faces a "long road to recovery" after a spinal stroke that left his legs paralysed following emergency heart surgery last month. Cairns, 51, initially underwent surgery...

Pele transferred out of intensive care, says hospital

Pele has been moved out of intensive care and into a general room after the Brazilian soccer great underwent surgery to remove a tumor in his right colon, Sao Paulo's Albert Einstein hospital said on Tuesday (September...

England v India fifth test cancelled with India unable to field team

The fifth test between England and India at Old Trafford was cancelled on Friday (September 10) after India were unable to field a team, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said. "Due to...

Messi surpasses Pele as South America’s top international goal scorer

Lionel Messi scored a hat-trick to give Argentina a 3-0 win over Bolivia in a World Cup qualifier on Thursday, lifting him above Pele as South America's top international scorer with 79 goals.  Messi...

England players booed and abused in World Cup qualifier

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson called on world soccer's governing body FIFA on Friday (September 3) to take action over what he called "disgraceful" racist abuse aimed at England players by Hungary fans during a World Cup...

Messi fit to play for Argentina despite lack of game time

Lionel Messi is fit enough to play in Argentina's World Cup qualifiers this week in spite of having played less than half an hour this season for his new club Paris St Germain, coach Lionel Scaloni said...

Ronaldo re-joins Man United and dedicates return to Ferguson

Cristiano Ronaldo declared he was back where he belonged after he re-joined Manchester United from Juventus on a two-year deal on Tuesday, with the forward dedicating the move to his mentor Alex Ferguson. United...

Tennis fans return to a U.S. Open with vaccine and mask rules

The U.S. Open welcomed fans back for the first time since 2019 as Day One of the crown jewel of American tennis started in warm and sunny weather at Flushing Meadows on Monday (August 30).

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Houston Gives Tribute to Legendary Texas Governor

September 23rd marks the 30th anniversary for the inauguration of former Texas Governor Ann Richards.  Fifty “Ann...

Houston Open Golf Tournament Tees Off This November

The 2021 Houston Open Golf Tournament will begin this November with the Astros Golf Foundation. The foundation made additional renovations to Memorial Park...

Mexican authorities raid hotels in search of Haitian migrants

Two dozen Haitian migrants, including toddlers, were detained on Tuesday (September 21) by immigration authorities during hotel raids in Ciudad Acuna, a...

New WHO air-quality guidelines aim to cut deaths linked to fossil fuels

The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Wednesday (September 22) issued its first air quality guidelines since 2005 aimed at reducing deaths from...

“It feels extra special”: backstage with ‘The Crown’ team and other Emmy winners

Royal drama "The Crown" and feel good comedy "Ted Lasso" nabbed the top prizes at television's Emmy awards on Sunday on a...