Related to sports, media, arts
August 1, 2022
On Sunday, England won the Women's European Championship. The victory marks the team's first-ever major title on home soil.
July 29, 2022
A large video panel fell on the stage during a concert by the popular Hong Kong boyband Mirror on Thursday. Band member Ahfa Wong apologized to the audience and canceled the remainder of the show.
July 27, 2022
Croatia inaugurated a bridge on Tuesday linking its southern Adriatic coast with the rest of the country. The 2.4 km bridge was constructed by China but funded for the most part by the European Union.
July 27, 2022
Harry Styles and Sam Fender were among the shortlisted candidates announced Tuesday for the Mercury Prize. Presented annually since 1992, the Mercury Prize is awarded to the year's best album from the UK or Ireland.
July 26, 2022
Indianapolis Colts owner and philanthropist Jim Irsay placed the winning bid for Mohammad Ali's heavyweight championship belt at Heritage Auctions. Ali's World Boxing Council (WBC) heavyweight championship belt was acquired in 1974's legendary Rumble in the Jungle in Zaire.
July 21, 2022
On Wednesday, Duran Duran announced they would be headlining the upcoming Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, UK. The 80s rock group, considered an icon of British music, will perform at the games' opening ceremony on July 28.
July 20, 2022
Early on Tuesday, a crew member for the TV show "Law & Order: Organized Crime" was fatally shot while working near the set in Brooklyn's Greenpoint neighborhood. Officials have identified the victim as 31-year-old Johnny Pizarro, from Queens. Pizarro had been hired by the show to clear parking spaces and guard equipment trucks in the neighborhood.
July 18, 2022
An Orlando amusement park has paused a new sniper-like laser shooting game amid criticism following a recent spate of mass shootings. A teenager fell to his death from a ride in the same amusement park earlier this year.