Spirit down Dash 3-1 in NWSL. Marta scores in Pride’s 1-0 win over Royals

[ad_1] The Washington Spirit scored all of their goals in the second half for a 3-1 victory over the Houston Dash on Friday night in the National Women’s Soccer League. Hal Hershfelt tied it at 1 in the 52nd minute before Brittany Ratcliffe’s blast from distance put the Spirit in front in the 82nd. Croix … Read more

Voters reject stadium tax for Royals and Chiefs, leaving future in KC in question

[ad_1] KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The future of the Royals and Chiefs in Kansas City was thrown into question Tuesday night when residents of Jackson County, Missouri, resoundingly voted down a sales tax measure that would have helped to fund a new downtown ballpark along with major renovations to Arrowhead Stadium. Royals owner John Sherman … Read more

Japan’s royal family makes formal debut on Instagram as world’s oldest monarchy tries to draw youth

[ad_1] TOKYO — Japan’s imperial family made an Instagram debut with a barrage of posts on Monday, hoping to shake off their reclusive image and reach out to younger people on social media. The Imperial Household Agency, a government agency in charge of the family’s affairs, posted 60 photos and five videos showing Emperor Naruhito … Read more

Gillian Anderson and Rufus Sewell recreate a royal media disaster in Prince Andrew drama ‘Scoop’

[ad_1] LONDON — As the past few weeks have shown, British royalty and the media can be an explosive mix. The absence of the Princess of Wales after abdominal surgery in January sparked uncontrolled online speculation that was first heightened by the release of a manipulated photo, then eased by a video statement from Kate … Read more

Japan’s royal family makes formal debut on Instagram as world’s oldest monarchy tries to draw youth

[ad_1] TOKYO — Japan’s imperial family made an Instagram debut with a barrage of posts on Monday, hoping to shake off their reclusive image and reach out to younger people on social media. The Imperial Household Agency, a government agency in charge of the family’s affairs, posted 60 photos and five videos showing Emperor Naruhito … Read more

King Charles shakes hands, chats with crowd at most significant public outing since cancer diagnosis

[ad_1] LONDON — King Charles III shook hands and chatted with onlookers after attending an Easter service at Windsor Castle on Sunday in his most significant public outing since being diagnosed with cancer last month. The king, dressed in a dark overcoat and shiny blue tie, smiled as he made his way along a rope … Read more

Some cancer patients can find it hard to tell family and friends

[ad_1] Ever since Anthony Bridges found out he had prostate cancer six years ago, he hasn’t stopped talking about it. He told his Facebook friends immediately. Now, the 68-year-old man from Georgia spends time working with others to encourage other men to talk to their doctor about getting screened. Not everyone is as eager to … Read more

The British royal family learns that if you don’t fill an information vacuum, someone else will

[ad_1] NEW YORK — A media frenzy was born on Feb. 27, when the hashtag #WhereIsKate exploded online with speculation about the whereabouts of Britain’s Princess of Wales. It opened a rabbit hole of amateur detective work, memes, bizarre theories and jokes — mixed with genuine concern about Kate’s health — into which thousands of … Read more

Apple Store– Top Podcasts

[ad_1] Top New Shows (US): 1. Mind the Game with LeBron James and JJ Redick, ThreeFourTwo Productions and UNINTERRUPTED 2. Murder in the Hollywood Hills, Dateline NBC 3. MeSsy with Christina Applegate & Jamie-Lynn Sigler, Wishbone Production 4. prettyxunfiltered, prettyxunfiltered 5. Section 10, Underdog Fantasy 6. The Women’s Game, Wondery 7. Kate Middleton – #KateGate … Read more

Kate and William ‘extremely moved’ by support since the Princess of Wales’ cancer revelation

[ad_1] LONDON — LONDON (AP) — Kate, the Princess of Wales, and her husband, Prince William, are said to be “extremely moved” by the public’s warmth and support following her shocking cancer announcement as tributes continued to pour in Sunday from around the world. After weeks of frenzied speculation on social media about her health … Read more