‘The U.S. and the Holocaust’ connects a complex history to the present | CNN

CNN  —  Adding to Ken Burns’ legacy of classy historical fare for PBS, “The U.S. and the Holocaust” is documentary filmmaking with a purpose, a three-night production that directly links undercurrents of American society that influenced the decades featured to lingering strains of White supremacy and anti-Semitism. It’s fascinating as history, but sobering as current … Read more

Crouch ‘The Robot’: FIFA 23 Ultimate Team turns legends into Marvel superheroes

EA Sports and Marvel have joined forces to introduce some exciting new additions to the FIFA 23 Ultimate Team experience. A whole new cast of footballing superheroes are to be added to the FIFA Ultimate Team (FUT) roster featuring real-life legends reimagined as their Marvel Comics alter egos, all with superpowers relating to defining moments … Read more

100 days to 2022 World Cup: Why your team will (and won’t) win in Qatar

Your team is going to lose the World Cup. Probably. Almost every team is going to lose the World Cup. That’s just the way the World Cup works. One team wins, and most teams lose. The odds are not in your favor. 2 Related But the World Cup is officially only 100 days away, which … Read more

USWNT still No.1, Lionesses 4th in rankings

The United States kept their No.1 spot at the top of the latest women’s FIFA rankings published on Friday, while newly crowned European champions England rose to fourth place. The rankings come after a busy month for women’s football in which continental championships for Africa, North America, South America and Oceania took place alongside the … Read more

Arthur Ashe: US sport’s greatest Black icon? | CNN

Story highlights Arthur Ashe won three grand slam titles First African American to achieve feat of winning a slam Died aged 49 in 1993 of AIDS related illness from an infected blood transfusion Stadium court at Flushing Meadows named in his honor Editor’s Note: The new CNN Film “Citizen Ashe” explores the enduring legacy of … Read more

World Cup 2026 host cities confirmed: What you need to know about the 16 venues

After months of anticipation and years of preparation, we finally have our 16 host cities and venues for the 2026 World Cup, which will be hosted by the United States, Canada and Mexico. The major takeaways: 11 U.S. cities were selected from the candidate pool, with three cities in Mexico and two Canadian cities joining … Read more

USMNT prepare for transfer window that could dictate World Cup squad

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador — When United States midfielder Tyler Adams arrived just late to a ball in the second half of Tuesday’s CONCACAF Nations League match against El Salvador, the game had already descended into chaos. Just earlier, American winger Paul Arriola had been sent off following a questionable slide tackle and El Salvador … Read more

USWNT star Tobin Heath joins OL Reign

Tobin Heath’s contract with Arsenal was terminated by mutual consent in April. Photo by ANP via Getty Images U.S. women’s national team star Tobin Heath has signed for the NWSL’s OL Reign after her playing rights were traded from Racing Louisville, the clubs announced Thursday. Heath, 34, has signed for the remainder of the 2022 season … Read more

Roger Federer survives first round scare against 70th-ranked Frances Tiafoe | CNN

Story highlights US teen takes Roger Federer the distance before losing in the fifth set Federer, fresh from winning Wimbledon, has downplayed his chances of a 20th major tournament CNN  —  Swiss legend Roger Federer survived an early scare against the American Frances Tiafoe at the Arthur Ashe stadium late Tuesday, before coming back to … Read more