Author: farhadjoy

The English Voice of ISIS Comes Out of the Shadows

The English Voice of ISIS Comes Out of the Shadows

February 18, 2019

At first, Mr. Khalifa said, the audio was recorded in a professional studio, with walls made of foam to absorb ambient sound. They used the software Magix Samplitude to edit the sound, and the finished productions were broadcast through a portable satellite dish. But that all changed with American airstrikes in late 2014, Mr. Khalifa…

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Man United’s Sanchez lost confidence because of Mourinho’s methods – ESPN

Man United’s Sanchez lost confidence because of Mourinho’s methods – ESPN

February 18, 2019

Alexis Sanchez has said he lost confidence under Jose Mourinho at Manchester United because of the former Chelsea and Real Madrid manager’s methods. Sanchez, signed by Mourinho from Arsenal in January 2018, is a doubt for Monday’s FA Cup fifth round clash with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge (live on ESPN+ at 2:30 p.m. ET) after…

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Team LeBron stages All-Star Game comeback after attending J. Cole’s halftime show

Team LeBron stages All-Star Game comeback after attending J. Cole’s halftime show

February 18, 2019

CLOSE SportsPulse: With another NBA All-Star Game in the books, Trysta Krick and Jeff Zillgitt turn our attention to the playoff push down the stretch. USA TODAY CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Rapper J. Cole may be partly responsible for Team LeBron rallying for a 178-164 victory over Team Giannis Sunday night in the NBA All-Star Game.…

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Opinion | Congress must reach across the aisle and protect the Grand Canyon

Opinion | Congress must reach across the aisle and protect the Grand Canyon

February 18, 2019

The Grand Canyon on Jan. 10. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) Cindy McCain is the widow of Sen. John McCain and chair of the Board of Trustees of the McCain Institute. Mark Udall, son of the late Rep. Mo Udall, served as a Democratic congressman and senator from Colorado. Every year, Americans of all political persuasions make pilgrimages…

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Chris Gayle to retire from ODIs after World Cup

Chris Gayle to retire from ODIs after World Cup

February 18, 2019

However Chris Gayle fares in the ODI series against England – and the World Cup that follows – it is unlikely to be a lack of confidence that holds him back. “You’re looking at a great man,” he said when asked whether he was satisfied with his career. “I’m the greatest player in the world.…

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Team LeBron comes back to defeat Team Giannis in high-scoring NBA All-Star Game

Team LeBron comes back to defeat Team Giannis in high-scoring NBA All-Star Game

February 18, 2019

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — LeBron James sure knows how to draft in this NBA All-Star format. Team LeBron had talent. James, Kevin Durant, James Harden, Kawhi Leonard, Kyrie Irving, Anthony Davis and Dwyane Wade have combined for six MVPs, seven Finals MVPs and seven All-Star MVPs among them. Throw in shooters Damian Lillard, Klay Thompson and Bradley…

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Bernie Sanders Stumbled With Black Voters in 2016. Can He Do Better in 2020?

Bernie Sanders Stumbled With Black Voters in 2016. Can He Do Better in 2020?

February 18, 2019

“The individual roles of African-American outreach staff members changed as the campaign grew and the calendar progressed, as they did in every department,” the senator’s campaign committee said. Advisers to Mr. Sanders say he is committed to having a more diverse campaign staff should he run again, and there have been signs he is trying…

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How a South Bend barber became the go-to guy for Notre Dame athletes – South Bend Tribune

How a South Bend barber became the go-to guy for Notre Dame athletes – South Bend Tribune

February 18, 2019

Tyler Newsome’s haircut went viral during the College Football Playoff semifinal on Dec. 29. As the Notre Dame punter walked on the sideline in the fourth quarter of the 30-3 Irish loss at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, ESPN cameras followed Newsome, helmet off and with a mullet that stole the spotlight. Pictures and videos…

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Follow along: Must-see moments from 2019 NBA All-Star Game

Follow along: Must-see moments from 2019 NBA All-Star Game

February 18, 2019

The NBA’s annual All-Star Weekend, taking place this year in Charlotte, N.C., is almost over, but there’s still plenty of fun left to be had. The main event — Team LeBron vs. Team Giannis — begins at 8 p.m. ET on TNT. This is the second year that the All-Star rosters were hand-selected by team captains, and…

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In Indian-controlled Kashmir, unprecedented attack puts focus on ‘homegrown’ militants

In Indian-controlled Kashmir, unprecedented attack puts focus on ‘homegrown’ militants

February 18, 2019

GUNDIBAGH, India — Just a few miles separate the place where Adil Ahmad Dar grew up from the place where he ended his life in an act of wanton violence. When Dar drove an SUV packed with explosives into a convoy of Indian security personnel on Thursday, he carried out the single deadliest attack in…

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