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  • Historic Milestone: Claudia Sheinbaum Becomes Mexico's First Female President
    Historic Milestone: Claudia Sheinbaum Becomes Mexico's First Female President

    Claudia Sheinbaum has made history as Mexico's first female and first Jewish president. Known for her background in physics and climate science, Sheinbaum won the presidency with a sweeping 60% of the vote. Her career spans academia and politics, with significant achievements in environmental policy and city governance. She now faces major challenges, including crime, femicide, and US-Mexico relations.

  • USA Triumphs Over Canada in T20 Cricket World Cup Opener with Stunning Performance
    USA Triumphs Over Canada in T20 Cricket World Cup Opener with Stunning Performance

    In a thrilling start to the T20 World Cup in Dallas, the USA cricket team clinched a seven-wicket win over Canada. Aaron Jones shone with a remarkable 94 off 40 balls, propelling the USA to 197/3 in 17.4 overs, overtaking Canada's 194/5. The tournament aims to captivate a new audience in the Caribbean and the United States.

  • Cristiano Ronaldo Faces Heartbreak as Al Nassr Falls to Al Hilal in Saudi Arabian Cup Final
    Cristiano Ronaldo Faces Heartbreak as Al Nassr Falls to Al Hilal in Saudi Arabian Cup Final

    In a dramatic Saudi Arabian Cup final, Cristiano Ronaldo's Al Nassr lost to Al Hilal after a 1-1 draw led to a penalty shootout. Al Nassr was reduced to ten men following David Ospina's ejection, while Al Hilal overcame the absence of Neymar to secure victory. Ronaldo, despite scoring a penalty, left the pitch clearly disheartened as his team failed to clinch the trophy.

  • Trump Media & Technology Group's Stock Tumbles After Donald Trump's Hush-Money Trial Verdict
    Trump Media & Technology Group's Stock Tumbles After Donald Trump's Hush-Money Trial Verdict

    Shares of Trump Media & Technology Group nosedived after former President Donald Trump was convicted of falsifying business records in his hush-money trial. The company's stock, symbol 'DJT', dropped significantly in extended trading, reflecting the volatile nature of Trump's media venture.

  • Is Messi Fully Committed to MLS? Inter Miami Coach Tata Martino Addresses Questions Amid Copa America Concerns
    Is Messi Fully Committed to MLS? Inter Miami Coach Tata Martino Addresses Questions Amid Copa America Concerns

    Lionel Messi's dedication to Inter Miami in MLS has come under scrutiny, with some questioning if he's saving his energy for the upcoming Copa America. Coach Tata Martino responded to these concerns after Messi's performance in a recent game where he scored but the team still lost. This has sparked a debate on whether Messi is fully invested in his MLS duties with Copa America on the horizon.

  • Chelsea's New Manager Enzo Maresca: The Details You Need to Know
    Chelsea's New Manager Enzo Maresca: The Details You Need to Know

    Football market expert Fabrizio Romano reports that Chelsea FC is finalizing a deal with Leicester City's Enzo Maresca to become their new manager. Following Mauricio Pochettino's dismissal, Maresca, who successfully led Leicester back to the Premier League, is set to sign a contract until 2029, worth 10 million euros.

  • Biden Urges Israel to Ensure Civilian Safety After Deadly Rafah Strike
    Biden Urges Israel to Ensure Civilian Safety After Deadly Rafah Strike

    President Joe Biden calls for Israel to safeguard civilian lives following a strike in Rafah that killed dozens. Amid rising Democratic discontent, prominent lawmakers, including Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ayanna Pressley, and Rashida Tlaib, demand action. Israel's Netanyahu claims the strike was a tragic error.

  • Pakistan Declares Public Holiday on May 28 for Youm-e-Takbeer Day Celebration
    Pakistan Declares Public Holiday on May 28 for Youm-e-Takbeer Day Celebration

    Pakistan's federal government has announced that May 28 will be a public holiday to honor Youm-e-Takbeer, marking the anniversary of Pakistan's successful nuclear tests in 1998. This day commemorates the Chagai-I and II tests, which established Pakistan as a nuclear power. Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif emphasized the day’s importance in reminding the nation of its unity and strength.

  • How to Watch Monaco F1 Grand Prix Live: Free Streams, Broadcast Options & Key Insights
    How to Watch Monaco F1 Grand Prix Live: Free Streams, Broadcast Options & Key Insights

    The eagerly anticipated Monaco Grand Prix is upon us, with hometown favorite Charles Leclerc aiming for a stellar performance. This guide offers details on where to watch the F1 race, including free streaming options, broadcast choices, and the best services to catch all the action live.

  • Remembering Kabosu: The Shiba Inu Who Launched the 'Doge' Meme and Dogecoin's Success
    Remembering Kabosu: The Shiba Inu Who Launched the 'Doge' Meme and Dogecoin's Success

    Kabosu, the beloved Shiba Inu behind the iconic 'doge' meme and Dogecoin, has passed away at 18. Her owner, Atsuko Sato, announced Kabosu died peacefully, leaving behind a lasting legacy that resonated worldwide. Kabosu's internet fame started in 2010 with a viral photo, and she later became the face of the humorous cryptocurrency Dogecoin, celebrating a decade of influence and joy.

  • Barcelona Women's Team Success Highlights Struggles of Men's Squad
    Barcelona Women's Team Success Highlights Struggles of Men's Squad

    Barcelona's women's team is making headlines for their success in reaching their fourth Champions League final in six years, contrasting starkly with the men's team, which is grappling with financial troubles and inconsistent performance under head coach Xavi. The investment in the women's team has turned them into a powerhouse while the men's team struggles to rediscover its former glory.

  • Post Office Horizon IT Inquiry: Paula Vennells Faces Scrutiny Over Controversial IT Issues and Prosecution of Staff
    Post Office Horizon IT Inquiry: Paula Vennells Faces Scrutiny Over Controversial IT Issues and Prosecution of Staff

    Paula Vennells, the former CEO of the Post Office, is under intense scrutiny at the Horizon IT inquiry in London. Her testimony, filled with admissions and assertions of being misled, has sparked controversy over her role in handling IT issues and prosecuting staff. The inquiry, led by Wyn Williams, seeks to unravel the tangled web of misinformation and accountability.