75.22 F
New York
August 2, 2021

Path

Jade Carey’s wild path to the Olympic Games — and possibly a gymnastics medal

ESPN
TOKYO — Jade Carey wasn’t supposed to be in Thursday’s all-around competition at the Tokyo Olympics. She had finished in ninth place overall during Sunday’s qualifying, but with the third-highest score among the Americans, she wasn’t eligible to compete. Besides, she had never competed in an all-around final in a......

Rockets Chart Path Forward With Green, International Picks

Sports Illustrated
SI – For more and to sign up click here Michael Shapiro Houston’s situation entering Thursday’s draft felt almost unthinkable at the end of the 2019-20 season. The Rockets exited the NBA bubble still standing as fringe contenders in the Western Conference despite a first-round loss to the Lakers, looking......

Joe Biden agenda is clear path to climate action and economic recovery

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here USA TODAY What now makes up the American West hasn’t been this dry in at least four centuries. The nation’s largest reservoir, Lake Mead, which supplies water to 25 million people in Arizona, California and Nevada, is two-thirds empty, its lowest level ever.......

Suspected tornado leaves path of devastation in Armada, rallies community

Detriot News
Detroit News – For more and to sign up click here Armada — Severe weather and a possible tornado brought destruction to the village of Armada Saturday night. Members of the Macomb County community have been there rebuilding since. Community members came to the area most impacted — a few blocks off the town’s Main Street —......

Cicadas, candy and an old English bulldog: Rose Lavelle’s unusual path to USWNT stardom

ESPN
THE CICADAS HAVE arrived at Rose Lavelle’s woodsy childhood home, surrounding the Cincinnati cul-de-sac in a siren of shrieking and clattering. A doorbell rings and Janet Lavelle, matriarch of the family, answers and eagerly steps outside. She wants to show a squeamish visitor the backyard, once the playground for one......

Q&A: Helen Maroulis’s Difficult Path Back to the Olympics

Sports Illustrated
Sign up for our free daily Olympics newsletter: Very Olympic Today. You’ll catch up on the top stories, smaller events, things you may have missed while you were sleeping and links to the best writing from SI’s reporters on the ground in Tokyo. Helen Maroulis is a two-time world champion,......

Polis tells congressional leadership to consider path to citizenship

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Robert Davis, The Center Square Colorado Gov. Jared Polis sent a letter to congressional leadership on Wednesday calling on them to provide “a pathway to earn citizenship” for immigrants who may have entered the country illegally. “By paving a......

Kevin McCarthy’s trip shows House Republicans see the path back to power is with Donald Trump

CNN
USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here On Thursday, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy became the latest in a parade of Republicans to make the pilgrimage to a Trump-owned property seeking the former President’s support, while scores of GOP candidates have been invoking Trump’s name and......

Biden kicks off Democrats’ arduous path forward with Senate ‘homecoming’

Politico
Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here Biden “understands this is a process,” said Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) in an interview. But the president is “rightfully confident in our ability to get something over the line.” The president focused his lunch remarks on the nuts and bolts......

Sporting KC’s Busio charting his own path to Europe

ESPN
Outside Red Bull Arena, the clinks of Coronas, a blaring Bad Bunny track and the anxious frenzy of juggling circles score the dusk. Inside, a sprite with copper-tinged hair skates around his contemporaries in hot-pink cleats: Sporting Kansas City midfielder Gianluca Busio, still weeks shy of his 19th birthday. Sporting......

Biden decries Trump’s ‘Big Lie,’ but offers no new path on voting rights

Reuters
PHILADELPHIA, July 13 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden, under pressure from U.S. civil rights leaders, on Tuesday called it a “national imperative” to pass sweeping voting rights legislation that has stalled in Congress, but he did not outline a path to overcome Republican opposition. Numerous Republican-controlled states have passed new......

On cusp of another Slam title, Novak Djokovic focusing on ‘my own path, my own history’

ESPN
LONDON — The Wimbledon men’s singles title is Novak Djokovic‘s to lose, at least according to the game’s greats. He has been the clear favorite from the start of the tournament, and having dropped just one set ahead of his 41st Grand Slam semifinal, it’s going to take something truly......

Tropical Storm Elsa approaches Cuba and eyes Florida

CBS News
CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Tropical Storm Elsa is bearing down on Cuba, with the Miami-based National Hurricane Center predicting it would move over the eastern part of the island on Sunday evening and through the rest of the country on Monday. As of......

Sha’Carri Richardson and Her Now Uncertain Path to the Olympics

New York Times
Matthew Futterman When Sha’Carri Richardson starts talking, the declarations are grand. “I am it.” “I am who I say I am.” “Talent is talent. If you got it, you go fast.” Her performances have been just as bold. Richardson, 21, could claim to be America’s fastest woman after winning the......

Australia’s Path Out of the Pandemic: Will it Make You Scream With Anger or Joy?

New York Times
New York Times – For more and to sign up click here As Professor Stuart Turville, a virologist from the Kirby Institute, told the ABC, the Delta variant is both more contagious and not nearly as deadly. “Looking at the 28-day follow-up after infection, the death rate for the original......

Democrats Brace for a Narrower Path to Challenge New Voting Laws

New York Times
The two provisions of Arizona law at the core of the Supreme Court decision on Thursday were increasingly common restrictions on voting that have appeared in other states. One law banned third parties from helping voters in dropping off their absentee ballots, a process Republicans derisively refer to as “ballot......

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Click whichever is suitable. Accept Read More