America’s Unlikely Savior

Sisyphus finally got the boulder up the hill. And Joe Biden—48 years after he was elected to the Senate and 33 years after he launched his first race for the White House—is president-elect.His belated triumph, which came when the networks in rapid succession called Pennsylvania for the Democrats, was achieved in true Biden fashion—after days…Continue Reading

Substitutes rule unlikely to change, says Premier League chief Richard Masters

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp and Manchester City’s Pep Guardiola are in favour of five substitutesA return to five substitutes per team in matches is unlikely, says Premier League chief executive Richard Masters.Liverpool’s Jurgen Klopp and Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola have led calls to reintroduce five subs this season in a bid to curb a…Continue Reading

The unlikely rise of Yoshihide Suga, the son of a farmer who could be Japan’s next prime minister

(CNN)If Shinzo Abe was perhaps born to be Japan’s Prime Minister, the path to political stardom for his potential successor was hardly guaranteed. Yoshihide Suga has long been viewed by many political analysts as the front runner to replace Prime Minister Abe, who announced last month he was stepping down due to complications related to…Continue Reading

Prof Leitch: Fans still unlikely to return to stadiums by October

Celtic chief executive Peter Lawwell, right, has urged the Scottish government to permit pilot events in AugustFans remain unlikely to be back in stadiums by October, says Scotland’s national clinical director.It comes after Celtic called for pilot schemes to be trialled in August and warned Scottish football must not be “left behind” by England.Test events…Continue Reading