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Manny Pacquiao produced an all-time great performance to obliterate Keith Thurman in style, with Floyd Mayweather watching ringside

Manny Pacquiao, 40, just beat Keith Thurman, 30, in style. Pacquiao knocked Thurman down in the opening round, confounded the American with his incredible energy, and bloodied his face with unrelenting punching. Thurman had his moments in what fast developed into a welterweight classic, but Pacquiao had too much class and was deserving of his […]

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Do persecuted Christians receive too much attention at the expense of others? Inside the international effort to protect religious freedom

WASHINGTON — The words echoed throughout the historic U.S. Capitol rotunda, comforting those who sang them and startling some of the tourists who’d just stumbled in. “Then sings my soul, my savior God, to thee. How great thou art. How great thou art.” The hymn, familiar to most American Christians, praises a God powerful enough […]

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A Massachusetts police department is asking the public to refrain from criminal activity because it is ‘straight up hot as soccer balls out there’

A massive heat wave is gripping half of the country, and as of Friday nearly 200 million people were under a heat advisory. And the Braintree Police Department in Braintree, Massachusetts, is asking residents to refrain from criminal activity until it cools down. In a Facebook post published on Friday, the department said, “Folks. Due […]

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David Allen was given oxygen treatment, left the ring on a stretcher, and sent to hospital after his stoppage loss to the 6-foot-8 heavyweight David Price

David Allen was sent to hospital after his 10th round stoppage loss to domestic rival David Price. Allen was outclassed by a well-schooled Price and was pulled out of the fight by his trainer Darren Barker, who threw the white towel into the ring before the 11th round could start. Price celebrated wildly but there […]

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‘Avengers: Endgame’ is expected to pass ‘Avatar’ as the biggest movie of all time at the global box office

“Avengers: Endgame” is expected to dethrone “Avatar” as the highest-grossing movie of all time by the end of the weekend, Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige said on Saturday. Disney, which owns Marvel Studios, owns the “Avatar” franchise after the Fox merger and is releasing four sequels in the coming years. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for […]

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USWNT star Megan Rapinoe rips into ‘disgusting’ Trump tweets, weighs in on candidates she’s interested in for 2020

FIFA Women’s World Cup winner and US Women’s National Team star Megan Rapinoe called President Donald Trump’s tweets criticizing four congresswomen of color “disgusting,” in an interview with CNN’s Van Jones on Saturday. Rapinoe, who is an outspoken critic of Trump, told Jones, “To say it’s disappointing is … it doesn’t even come close.” She’s […]