Hurricane Elsa races toward Haiti, could hit Florida; storm threatens to unleash landslides

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Hurricane Elsa raced toward Haiti and the Dominican Republic on Saturday, where it threatened to unleash flooding and landslides before taking aim at Cuba and Florida. The Category 1 storm was located about 110 miles (175 kilometers) east-southeast of Isla Beata, Dominican Republic and was moving west-northwest at 31 mph (50 kph).… Continue reading Hurricane Elsa races toward Haiti, could hit Florida; storm threatens to unleash landslides

Olympic road races yield early drama for delayed Tokyo Games

There are five different cycling disciplines at the Olympics. Here’s what you can expect in each this summer. The men’s and women’s road races kick off the cycling program at every Summer Olympics, yet the pair of races that will depart from Musashinonomori Park and finish at Fuji Speedway in late July could not be… Continue reading Olympic road races yield early drama for delayed Tokyo Games

2 for 2: Ledecky wins her shortest, longest races at trials

An hour after winning the 200-meter freestyle, Katie Ledecky — as usual — destroyed her competition in the grueling 1,500. OMAHA, Neb. — Katie Ledecky’s most grueling night at the U.S. Olympic swimming trials resulted in two more victories. She didn’t seem bothered at all to have to swim her shortest and longest events about… Continue reading 2 for 2: Ledecky wins her shortest, longest races at trials

Austin homeless measure among key issues on Saturday ballots

Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price announced in January that she would not run for a sixth term leading Texas’ fifth-most-populous city. While the office is nonpartisan, Price is a longtime Republican, and she is one of the few remaining GOP mayors of a large American city. Accordingly, the race marks a political inflection point for… Continue reading Austin homeless measure among key issues on Saturday ballots

Fall Guys season 4 update PATCH NOTES: New Basketfall mode, Squad Races, Power Trip, MORE

Fall Guys developer Mediatonic has released a brand new update for Season 4. The Season 4 release date is live on PS5, PS4 and PC, which means new game modes, new gameplay features and a whole host of bug fixes and tweaks. According to the Fall Guys Season 4 patch notes, headline new features include… Continue reading Fall Guys season 4 update PATCH NOTES: New Basketfall mode, Squad Races, Power Trip, MORE