U.S. Upset by France at Basketball World Cup

A makeshift United States men’s basketball team, lacking the N.B.A.’s biggest stars, was eliminated in the quarterfinals of the World Cup on Wednesday, 89-79, by France, in Dongguan, China. The United States had won five consecutive gold medals, at the World Cup and the Olympics. The last time it did not was at the 2006 […]


Lawsuit Accuses Antonio Brown of Rape

New England Patriots receiver Antonio Brown has been accused of raping his former trainer, according to a federal lawsuit filed Tuesday in the Southern District of Florida. The lawsuit says that Brown — in three separate incidents, two in June 2017 and another in May 2018 — sexually assaulted a woman named Britney Taylor, a […]