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Flora Duffy won Bermuda’s first-ever Olympic gold medal when she delivered a dominating run leg to convincingly triumph in the women’s triathlon on a stormy Tokyo course on Tuesday. Duffy, 33, was part of a group of seven who broke clear at the start of the 40km bike leg but then stamped her authority on the race with a fantastic performance over the 10km run to finish in one hour, 53.36 minutes. Briton Georgia Taylor-Brown overcame a flat tyre near the end of the bike leg to chase back and take silver, 74 seconds behind, following the silver taken by compatriot Alex Yee in the men's race on Monday.
President Biden said Monday the White House is pushing for people with long-term symptoms of COVID-19 to be protected against discrimination, as he marked the anniversary of a landmark law for people with disabilities.
Why it has "become really important for people to navigate what their limits are" for the sake of their mental health.
All products and services featured by Variety are independently selected by Variety editors. However, Variety may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. Today is a good day for “Jeopardy” fans, many of whom are excitedly waiting to see LeVar Burton […]
Haitian police said Monday they had arrested the head of Jovenel Moise's security as part of the ongoing investigation into the president's July 7 assassination.
Hundreds of Cuban Americans, political refugees and activists marched on the US capital Monday to protest against the Cuban government and its crackdown on anti-communist demonstrations earlier this month.
While other sports at the Games fear disruption from stormy conditions in Tokyo, surfers are embracing the wet and windy weather as the first Olympic medals in the sport's history are set to be decided on Tuesday. With the rain pouring down and the rolling waves reaching over head height at times, Japanese surfer Kanoa Igarashi hit a spectacular early barrel wave en route to a quarter-final victory over American Kolohe Andino. "Today is one of those days when it's man against ocean, more so than competing against your competitor, but that's what makes it fun," Igarashi told reporters.
The 2020 Tokyo Olympics is the first since the US Olympic Committee equalized medal payouts for Olympians and Paralympians.
Gibson Guitars isn’t just about selling instruments, anymore; with a newly created label, Gibson Records, the company is also in the business of selling albums — starting with a flagship release by Slash, of Guns N’ Roses fame, who’ll be putting out his next record through the imprint. The guitar company has entered into what […]
Texas’ move to the SEC is an admission that it's just like everyone else, something the school’s 52-46 conference record the past 11 years and “TEXAS IS BACK” punch lines have indicated.
Tesla reported a big jump in profit on Monday, topping $1 billion in net income for the first time in the company's history.It also beat Wall Street’s expectations for revenue in the second quarter with $12 billion, up from $6 billion in the same period a year earlier.The electric carmaker, led by billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk, said it expected to launch production this year of its Model Y SUV in Texas and Germany, but would delay the launch of the Semi truck until 2022.Still, despite a prolonged global shortage of computer chips that has hit the auto industry, Tesla posted record deliveries during the quarter, thanks to sales of its less expensive models including its Model 3 sedans and Model Y crossovers.Tesla and Musk have said the supply chain crisis will still pose a challenge and that the rate of growth will depend on it.Shares of the world's most valuable automaker were up more than 2.5% in extended trade.
During last week’s Game Developers Conference members of Gears of War developer The Coalition debuted an “Alpha Point” technical demo showing off the environments and effects possible in Unreal Engine 5. More importantly, the team released a character rendering test, proving that the future of rendering big, burly, bearded white guys in games is safe and sound.
Britney Spears's lawyer, Mathew Rosengart, requests the court to appoint Jason Rubin as conservator of her estate.
Two top athletes in women’s gymnastics were eliminated from competing in the all-around event at the Tokyo Olympics. This is because of the “two-per-country” rule, which has benefits and drawbacks.
New M. Night Shyamalan horror thriller "Old" aged to perfection at the top of the North American box office in its debut weekend, taking in $16.9 million, industry watcher Exhibitor Relations said Monday.
Oklahoma and Texas officially said Monday that they were declining to extend the Big 12 grant of rights agreement that expires in 2025.
Here are five ways to turn “boring” food into stunning delicacies.
Stock futures opened little changed Monday evening on the heels of another record-setting session, with investors looking ahead to the start of earnings results from mega-cap technology companies on Tuesday.
Not long ago, I did something I rarely do: I got all the trophies in Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart. Often, I get too busy or bored and don’t complete everything in a game. This is doubly true for big open world games. But Rift Apart kept me hooked and seemed made with the idea that Insomniac Games wanted me (and yes, you too!) to finish the game. In a world of 400-hour collect-a-thons and overstuffed games, it’s a nice change of pace and a trend I hope the studio continues.
The final victim of the condo building collapse in Florida has been identified, a relative said Monday, more than a month after the middle-of-the-night catastrophe that ultimately claimed 98 lives.