US defeats Jamaica to reach Gold Cup final against old foe Mexico

NASHVILLE (AP) — Christian Pulisic ensured the CONCACAF Gold Cup final will have the marquee matchup it lacked since 2011: United States vs. Mexico. Pulisic had two goals in the second half and Weston McKennie scored for a second straight game, leading the U.S. over Jamaica 3-1 in Wednesday night’s semifinal. The Nissan Stadium crowd of […]


USA vs. France World Cup quarterfinal tickets won’t come cheap

Excitement is building ahead of Friday's World Cup quarterfinal between the United States and France — and ticket prices to attend the game are proof. Three days before arguably the most-anticipated matchup of this year's tournament, the cheapest tickets available on on Tuesday afternoon were listed for more than $425 apiece. The most expensive […]

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Cuomo: GOP will hammer us for illegal immigrants driver’s license law

ALBANY — Republicans will try to hammer fellow Democratic lawmakers on the ballot in 2020 for approving a controversial law to provide driver’s licenses to illegal immigrants, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Friday. “The one hot-button issue I could see, would be the driver’s license for undocumented [people],” Cuomo told reporters during an end-of-session legislative briefing […]


Tel Aviv runs rainbow colors at jubilant pride parade

TEL AVIV (Reuters) – The summer attire was colorful and rainbow flags billowed with pride in the Mediterranean breeze as revelers flooded the streets of Tel Aviv on Friday for the city’s annual lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender parade. About a quarter of a million locals and tourists joined the celebration, city officials said. It […]