Portugal vs. Uruguay: Pitch invader with rainbow flag interrupts World Cup match

Portugal vs.  Uruguay: Pitch invader with rainbow flag interrupts World Cup match

CNN — Tea WorldCup match between Portugal and Uruguay was briefly interrupted by a pitch invader waving a rainbow flag on the field at the Lusail Iconic Stadium on Monday. The FIFA global television feed avoided showing the pitch invader, but the individual could be seen running on the field trailing the flag as they … Read more

Germany looks to bounce back from shock defeat and revive World Cup hopes against dangerous Spain

Germany looks to bounce back from shock defeat and revive World Cup hopes against dangerous Spain

CNN — If Germany is to avoid the ignominy of consecutive World Cup group stage exits, it will need to earn a positive result against a Spain side that looked like the tournament’s most dangerous team after the opening round of fixtures. Finishing bottom of the group at Russia 2018, a tournament Germany went into … Read more

Lionel Messi helps keep Argentina’s World Cup hopes alive with moment of magic against Mexico

Lionel Messi helps keep Argentina's World Cup hopes alive with moment of magic against Mexico

CNN — Yet another moment of Lionel Messi magic helped salvage Argentina’s WorldCup hopes at Qatar 2022 ace The Albiceleste secured a much-needed victory over Mexico. The 2-0 win certainly wasn’t pretty, with Argentina struggling to create many clear-cut chances against a stubborn Mexico team that itself also offered very little threat going forward. Messi … Read more

US provides Chevron limited authorization to pump oil in Venezuela after reaching humanitarian agreement

US provides Chevron limited authorization to pump oil in Venezuela after reaching humanitarian agreement

Washington CNN — The US has granted Chevron limited authorization to resume pumping oil from Venezuela following the announcement Saturday that the Venezuelan government and the opposition group have reached an agreement on humanitarian relief and will continue to negotiate for a solution to the country’s chronic economic and political crisis, including a focus on … Read more

Brazil school shooting: At least 3 dead and 11 injured

Brazil school shooting: At least 3 dead and 11 injured

CNN — At least three people were killed and 11 others injured Friday after a gunman opened fire at two schools in the Brazilian state of Espirito Santo, according to local authorities. The attacks took place in the small town of Aracruz, 50 miles north of the state capital, Vitoria. The alleged shooter – who … Read more

Arrest warrant issued for friend of a North Carolina woman found dead while on vacation in Mexico

Arrest warrant issued for friend of a North Carolina woman found dead while on vacation in Mexico

CNN — Mexican prosecutors have gotten an arrest warrant for the friend of a North Carolina woman who was found dead last month while on vacation in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. The extradition process was underway for the suspect in the death of Shanquella Robinson, the attorney general for Mexico’s Baja California Sur, Daniel de … Read more

Brazil’s Bolsonaro challenges election loss, files petition demanding votes be canceled

Brazil's Bolsonaro challenges election loss, files petition demanding votes be canceled

CNN — Outgoing Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has filed a petition with Brazil election authorities formally contesting the results of this year’s fiercely contested presidential vote. Bolsonaro narrowly lost a run-off vote last month to leftist rival Luiz Inacio Lula da Silvapopularly known as “Lula,” who is due to be inaugurated as president on January … Read more

Lionel Messi faces up to defeat after World Cup shock

Lionel Messi faces up to defeat after World Cup shock

Doha, Qatar CNN — Argentina’s game against Saudi Arabia on Tuesday was supposed to serve as the perfect springboard for Lionel Messi’s last dance at the WorldCup. The South American side was expected to brush aside his opponent, ranked 48 places below them in the world standings, and fans had come in droves to watch … Read more

Bolsonaro contests Brazil election loss, wants votes voided

Bolsonaro contests Brazil election loss, wants votes voided

BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — More than three weeks after losing a reelection bid, President Jair Bolsonaro on Tuesday blamed a software bug and demanded the electoral authority cancel votes cast on most of Brazil’s nation’s electronic voting machines, though independent experts say the bug doesn’t ‘t affect the reliability of results. Such an action would … Read more

Saudi Arabia vs Argentina: Lionel Messi’s team in one of the biggest upsets in World Cup history

Saudi Arabia vs Argentina: Lionel Messi's team in one of the biggest upsets in World Cup history

Lusail, Qatar CNN — Saudi Arabia produced one of the biggest upsets in World Cup history Tuesday, beating Lionel Messi’s Argentina 2-1 in an astonishing Group C game. Many had expected the South American team, ranked third in the world, unbeaten for three years and among the favorites to win the tournament, to sweep aside … Read more