Thursday, July 5th, 2018

 

Dolphins predict Russia win over Croatia in World Cup

Dolphins in the Russian city of Yaroslavl predicted on Thursday the hosts would win their World Cup quarter-final against Croatia 3-1 and move into the last four of the tournament.


How to Train Like a Speed-Demon Flag Football Champion

Olympic legend Michael Johnson explains his training routine for pro flag football.


Archaeologists in Peru uncover Incan burial site in desert valley

Archaeologists in Peru have uncovered an extensive Incan burial site inside an adobe pyramid in a coastal desert valley far from the Andean heart of the empire.


At Russia’s World Cup, Google Translate breaks language barriers

Soccer might be the most universal language on the planet. But when it comes to deciphering the Cyrillic alphabet or communicating with locals at the World Cup in Russia, the love of the game is…


Watch This Drunk Fool Try to Fight a UFC Hall of Famer

Don’t get drunk and start fights, or you might get handled this badly.


Parisian parrot’s prophecy: France to beat Uruguay

PARIS (Reuters) – Newton the parrot, the latest prophet of the animal kingdom to give World Cup forecasts, reckons France will beat Uruguay in the first quarter-final of the 2018 World Cup.


Igor the Eagle: Moscow zoo honors Russia’s star goalkeeper

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Moscow zoo has named a new-born eagle after Igor Akinfeev, the star goalkeeper who helped Russia beat Spain and advance to the World Cup quarter-finals, an official said on…


Dolphins predict Russia win over Croatia in World Cup

YAROSLAVL, Russia (Reuters) – Dolphins in the Russian city of Yaroslavl predicted on Thursday the hosts would win their World Cup quarter-final against Croatia 3-1 and move into the last four of the…


From bass to soprano, artist leads whale choir in British show

LONDON (Reuters) – Her eyes closed for concentration, Mallory Smith opens her mouth and does her best impression of a whale.


Emeralds and rubies meet aluminum at Chopard for fashion week

PARIS (Reuters) – Necklaces dripping with emeralds took centre-stage at Paris Haute Couture Week on Thursday as Chopard and other jewelers joined fashion houses in showing off their most elaborate…


Moscow to open new World Cup fan area ahead of Russia’s quarter final

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Moscow will open a new fan area in the capital ahead of Russia’s World Cup quarter final against Croatia, local officials said on Thursday citing heavy demand from soccer fans.


World Cup fans head underground to explore Stalin’s bunker

SAMARA, Russia (Reuters) – As the Russian city of Samara gears up for Saturday’s England-Sweden clash, some fans have been taking time out to discover a darker side of the city hidden underground.