Somebody forgot to let the adults in the room when the Big Ten voted to play football

Ohio State’s Chase Young (left) battles Northwestern’s Rashawn Slater last season in Evanston. | Quinn Harris/Getty Images Conference gives in to pressure, announcing it will start its season the weekend of Oct. 24, reversing an earlier vote to postpone the 2020 schedule. Here’s a standard exchange between someone who is growing up and someone who […]

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Southern California Battles Fires

new video loaded: Southern California Battles Fires transcript Back bars 0:00/1:22 –1:22 transcript Southern California Battles Fires The wildfires in California have continued to spread, and forced evacuations in Los Angeles County. It was way down to the east, and I wasn’t worried about it. And all of a sudden it just came across without […]

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Dominic Thiem beats Daniil Medvedev in straight sets to advance to final | 2020 US Open Highlights

Dominic Thiem battles to a 6-2, 7-6, 7-6 straight-sets victory over Daniil Medvedev to advance to the 2020 US Open final and face off against Alexander Zverev. #USOpen #USOpenHighlights #Tennis ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN […]

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South Korea imposes coronavirus lockdown rules following nine days of triple-digit increases in new cases

South Korea is resuming certain lockdown measures as it battles a new coronavirus outbreak. Health Minister Park Neung-hoo announced new bans on large gatherings, with closures for beaches, nightspots and churches, as well as removing fans from professional sporting events. The government said it did not take the decision lightly, but felt the restrictions were necessary after nine […]

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Colorado 2020 Senate race: What to know about the Gardner-Hickenlooper contest

The 2020 Colorado Senate race is shaping up to be highly competitive as the Republican incumbent battles to hold his seat in a state that President Trump lost in 2016. Sen. Cory Gardner will face off against Gov. John Hickenlooper, a Democrat. Here’s what to know: Who are the candidates?  Cory Gardner Gardner won his Senate […]

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Rachel Daly’s goal sends Dash to NWSL final with 1-0 win over Thorns

Houston Dash forward Rachel Daly, left, battles for the ball against Portland Thorns’ Rocky Rodriguez during the first half of an NWSL Challenge Cup semifinal Wednesday in Sandy, Utah. | Rick Bowmer/AP The fourth-seeded Dash, the highest remaining seed in the tournament, had never been to the playoffs in seven years in the National Women’s […]

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On the roster: Biden battles Trump for Rust Belt backers

**Want FOX News Halftime Report in your inbox every day? Sign up here.** Biden battles Trump for Rust Belt backers – Top general bucks Trump on Confederate honors – More trouble for RNC convention plans – Michigan district tells of struggle for House – Nope, nope, nope, nope, nope…​​​​​​​ BIDEN BATTLES TRUMP FOR RUST BELT BACKERS WSJ: “Former Vice President Joe Biden laid out a […]

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Insurgent Wave in New York Pushes Old Guard Democrats Aside

It was evident in marquee congressional contests, in a county district attorney race and in numerous battles for state legislative seats: A political sea change has swept New York. After the count of ballots cast in person last week, insurgent Democrats were poised to topple or succeed longtime incumbents. Many of the challengers are candidates […]

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Gov. Andrew Cuomo Catches A Quick Catnap With Daughter Before Resuming Pandemic Fight

Overseeing one of the biggest COVID-19 battles in the country is exhausting. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and one of his daughters got in a bit of shuteye on a flight home before returning to the fray. “Headed back to the office after yesterday’s briefing. After 75 days, this is what sleep looks like…,” New […]

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Brooklyn Half Marathon canceled to help curb coronavirus crisis

The Brooklyn Half Marathon — the largest in the country — has been canceled as the city battles the coronavirus crisis, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Friday morning. The mayor named the race, scheduled for May 16, as one of that month’s events that will be scrapped as the city continues to focus on social […]

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Coronavirus Doesn’t Slow Trump’s Regulatory Rollbacks

WASHINGTON — As much of his government battles the coronavirus outbreak, President Trump is pushing ahead with major reversals of environmental regulations, including a restriction on scientific research that some doctors worry would complicate future pandemic controls. Federal employees across multiple agencies said the administration was racing to complete a half-dozen significant rollbacks over the […]

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What you need to know today about the virus outbreak

There’s a rare glimmer of hope for the rest of the world as it battles the coronavirus pandemic: Chinese authorities said Thursday that Wuhan, the former epicenter that initially suffered thousands of cases a day, and its surrounding province had no new cases to report. It also underscores just how much the outbreak has pivoted […]

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Japan sales tax cut emerging as option as Abe government battles coronavirus fallout

Japan sales tax cut emerging as option as Abe government battles coronavirus fallout By Kaori Kaneko and Tetsushi Kajimoto TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan will consider various measures, including tax cuts, to deal with deepening damage to its economy from the coronavirus outbreak, economy minister Yasutoshi Nishimura said on Tuesday, amid growing debate on the possibility […]

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Iran blames coronavirus spread on US sanctions

As the Iranian regime battles the proliferation of coronavirus, officially termed COVID-19, it has turned the blame-game toward the United States and its harsh implementation of economic sanctions. “The American administration does not care about Iranian people,” Foreign Ministry spokesperson Abbas Mousavi said at a press gathering on Wednesday. “They shed crocodile tears.” CLICK HERE FOR […]

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Howie Mandel Shows Up To ‘AGT’ In Full Hazmat Suit & Gas Mask Amidst Coronavirus Scare

Howie Mandel, who battles OCD and germophobia, showed up to the set of ‘AGT’ fully equipped to ward off COVID-19 in a hazmat suit and gas mask. No, this wasn’t a picture from Ghostbusters. Howie Mandel, 64, was pictured in full disease-busting gear — hazmat suit and gas mask — as he strolled up to the […]

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Russia and Saudi Arabia spark unprecedented oil war amid coronavirus threats

As the global economy battles shaky terrain, triggered by the multiplying threat of coronavirus (officially known as COVID-19) that has left the oil industry in oversupply, Saudi Arabia and Russia have gone head-to-head in what analysts are calling an all-out oil war. The tensions boiled over during the Organization of the Petroleum (OPEC) talks between exporting countries in Vienna […]

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What Zion Williamson vs. LeBron James showdown means for Pelicans’ playoff hopes

This week’s nationally televised battles between the New Orleans Pelicans and Los Angeles Lakers will provide important litmus tests for both teams’ playoff readiness. Granting New Orleans might not even make the playoffs, the Pelicans definitely are being priced like a playoff-caliber team in the sports betting marketplace since Zion Williamson returned from injury. And, […]

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