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Newcastle beats Leicester 1-0, moves closer to EPL survival

LEICESTER, England (AP) — Newcastle took a big step toward Premier League survival by winning 1-0 at Leicester on Friday, with Ayoze Perez scoring the first-half winner for Rafa Benitez’s side. The Spanish forward flicked in a near-post header from Matt Ritchie’s left-wing cross in the 32nd minute at King Power Stadium. The victory moved […]
Tags: News, Sports, Premier League, Epl, Newcastle, Leicester, Matt Ritchie, Rafa Benitez, Ayoze Perez, Leicester England


Leicester beats Bournemouth amid fresh tributes to Vichai

LEICESTER, England (AP) — Brendan Rodgers celebrated a third victory in four games at the start of his managerial reign as Leicester beat Bournemouth 2-0 in the English Premier League on a day of fresh tributes to the club’s former owner. With Harry Maguire suspended, 35-year-old captain Wes Morgan started and scored in the 11th […]
Tags: News, Sports, Bournemouth, Brendan Rodgers, Leicester, Wes Morgan, English Premier League, Harry Maguire, Leicester England, Vichai


Vardy nets 2 as Leicester beats Fulham 3-1 in EPL

LEICESTER, England (AP) — Jamie Vardy reached 100 goals for Leicester by scoring twice in a 3-1 win over Fulham on Saturday that pushed the visitors closer to relegation from the English Premier League. Vardy made it 2-1 in the 78th minute to reach the century mark across all competitions and then netted his 101st […]
Tags: News, Sports, Epl, Leicester, Fulham, Jamie Vardy, Vardy, Leicester England


Leicester begins Rodgers era with 2-1 win over Brighton

LEICESTER, England (AP) — Leicester held on to beat Brighton 2-1 in the Premier League on Tuesday and begin the Brendan Rodgers era with the team’s first victory since New Year’s Day. Rodgers quit Scottish champion Celtic to sign a 3½-year deal at Leicester just before kickoff and watched the game from the stands. The […]
Tags: News, Sports, Premier League, Brighton, Brendan Rodgers, Leicester, Rodgers, Leicester England


Struggling Leicester fires Puel after winless run

LEICESTER, England (AP) — Leicester has fired manager Claude Puel after losing six of his last seven games. The latest was a 4-1 loss to Crystal Palace on Saturday that left Leicester eight points above the Premier League relegation zone in 12th place. Puel had to guide Leicester through grief when owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha died […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Premier League, Leicester, Crystal Palace, Claude Puel, Leicester England, Puel, Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha


Zaha scores twice as Crystal Palace beats Leicester

LEICESTER, England (AP) — Wilfried Zaha scored twice to help give Crystal Palace a 4-1 win at Leicester on Saturday, as Roy Hodgson became the oldest manager to take charge of a Premier League game. Zaha put the visitors ahead for good by making it 2-1 in the 70th minute, shortly after Jonny Evans had […]
Tags: News, Sports, Premier League, Roy Hodgson, Leicester, Jonny Evans, Crystal Palace, Wilfried Zaha, Zaha, Leicester England


Rashford and Pogba combine to lead Man United to victory

LEICESTER, England (AP) — Marcus Rashford and Paul Pogba combined to lead Manchester United to a 1-0 victory at Leicester on Sunday for the team’s seventh triumph in eight Premier League games under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Rashford brought down a lofted pass from Pogba before striking into the bottom corner in the ninth minute of […]
Tags: News, Sports, Premier League, Manchester United, Leicester, Paul Pogba, Pogba, Rashford, Marcus Rashford, Leicester England, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Rashford


Manchester United can't stay unbeaten under Solskjaer - Herrera

Craig Burley and Alejandro Moreno examine the re-emergence of Marcus Rashford, Paul Pogba and Manchester United at large since Jose Mourinho left. Paul Pogba set up Marcus Rashford for the only goal of the match as Manchester United continue to close in on top four. Manchester United caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer lauded his side's efforts to see out a hard-fought victory against Leicester City. Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford comments on his sid...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Premier League, Manchester United, Jose Mourinho, Leicester, Leicester City, United, King Power Stadium, Ander Herrera, Paul Pogba, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, English Premier League, Alejandro Moreno, Craig Burley


Solskjaer not happy with Manchester United despite victory at Leicester

Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford comments on his side's 0-1 win over Leicester City and the team's chances of making the top four. Paul Pogba set up Marcus Rashford for the only goal of the match as Manchester United continue to close in on Top four. LEICESTER, England -- Ole Gunnar Solskjaer challenged his Manchester United team to improve ahead of a difficult run of fixtures, despite recording a ninth win in 10 games in charge with victory at Leicester.  Marcus Ras...
Tags: Football, America, Sport, Story, Manchester United, Liverpool, Italy, Argentina, Espn, Leicester, Leicester City, King Power Stadium, Buenos Aires, Paul Pogba, Mourinho, English Premier League


Claude Puel gives Leicester injury update ahead of Southampton

Leicester vs Southampton Leicester City host Southampton on Saturday as they continue to fight for a Europa League spot. The Foxes have had a solid start to the season and after 21 games sit 7th in the Premier League with 31 points. Leicester have also picked up some notable wins this season against the likes of Chelsea and Manchester City. However, Claude Puel’s side are just three points behind 10th place West Ham. So, they need to continue their good form if they want to finish the season wi...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Southampton, Manchester City, Everton, Evans, Leicester, Jonny Evans, Leicester City, Europa League, King Power Stadium, Newport County, Evan, Daniel Amartey


China releases detailed 360-degree photo from the first mission to land on the far side of the moon

China recently landed the first space mission ever, called Chang'e 4, on the far side of the moon. The mission's landing spacecraft and Yutu-2 rover were sent to probe the moon's geology, seek out water, study the night sky, and even grow silkworms on the lunar surface. Both spacecraft recently woke up from a "noon nap" to survive searing-hot temperatures. The lander took a 360-degree, wrap-around picture of the landing site after waking up on Friday. China has released a detailed panoramic i...
Tags: China, Russia, Trends, Nasa, Don, Chang, Yutu, Space News, China National Space Administration, Leicester England, CNSA, South Pole Aitken Basin, Tamela Maciel, National Space Center


China just landed a spacecraft on the moon's far side for the first time in history. Here's why the mission may be revolutionary.

On December 7, China launched the first-ever space mission to the lunar far side — the face of the moon we can't see from Earth. The mission, called Chang'e-4, set down a rover and lander on the lunar surface on Wednesday night (Thursday morning in China). The two Chinese-built robots will record unprecedented measurements of the moon's geology and chemistry in an ancient impact crater. The moon mission will also investigate whether the crater area could eventually house a powerful deep-space ...
Tags: China, Russia, US, Trends, Nasa, Earth, Beijing, Moon, Mars, University Of Arizona, Houston, Chongqing, Chang, Cowherd, LaGrange, UTC


Camarasa leaves it late as Cardiff beats Leicester

LEICESTER, England (AP) — Victor Camarasa’s stunning stoppage-time strike earned Cardiff a vital 1-0 win at Leicester in the Premier League on Saturday after Neil Etheridge’s inspired display. The Cardiff goalkeeper saved James Maddison’s second-half penalty before Camarasa struck from 25 yards (meters). Philippines international Etheridge pulled off a string of fine saves to help […]
Tags: News, Sports, Philippines, Premier League, Cardiff, Leicester, Victor Camarasa, Leicester England, James Maddison, Etheridge, Camarasa, Neil Etheridge


Leicester hands Man City second loss in 4 days in EPL

LEICESTER, England (AP) — Manchester City suffered a second surprise defeat in as many English Premier League matches when it lost at Leicester 2-1 on Wednesday. The defending champion, which also went down at home to Crystal Palace 3-2 on Saturday, is down in third place, seven points adrift of leader Liverpool and one point […]
Tags: News, Sports, Liverpool, Manchester City, Epl, Leicester, Crystal Palace, Man City, Leicester England


Manchester City have to starting winning again to compete for title - Pep Guardiola

Steve Nicol addresses Manchester City's predicament after last season's champions suffered consecutive defeats for the first time in two years. LEICESTER, England -- Pep Guardiola says the Premier League title race is far from over despite Manchester City slipping to third following their 2-1 defeat at Leicester City. City are now seven points behind leaders Liverpool but the Catalan insisted his side will still be in with a chance of defending their title if they match the 44 points ...
Tags: Football, City, Sport, Story, Liverpool, Manchester City, Pep Guardiola, English Premier League, Steve Nicol, Leicester City City, Leicester England


China just launched the first mission to explore the moon's far side. When it lands, the discoveries may be revolutionary.

On Friday, China launched a space mission to the far side of the moon — the first ever to land on the face of the moon that Earth can't see. Called Chang'e-4, the mission aims to gently set down a rover and lander on the lunar surface in January 2019. The two Chinese-built robots will record unprecedented measurements of the moon's geology and chemistry in an ancient impact crater. The moon mission will also see if the area is appropriate to build a powerful deep-space radio telescope or maybe...
Tags: China, Russia, US, Trends, Nasa, Earth, Beijing, Moon, Mars, University Of Arizona, Houston, Chongqing, Chang, Li, Cowherd, LaGrange


China is about to launch the first robots to the far side of the moon. Their discoveries could be revolutionary.

On Friday, China plans to launch a space mission to the far side of the moon — the first ever to land on the face of the moon that Earth can't see. Called Chang'e-4, the mission aims to gently set down a rover and lander on the lunar surface. The two Chinese-built robots will record unprecedented measurements of the moon's geology and chemistry in an ancient impact crater. The moon mission will also see if the area is appropriate to build a powerful deep-space radio telescope or maybe a base. ...
Tags: China, Russia, US, Trends, Nasa, Earth, Beijing, Moon, University Of Arizona, Houston, Chongqing, Chang, Li, Cowherd, LaGrange, Johns Hopkins University


Duchess Kate Reveals George’s Adorable Nickname for Dad William

Too cute! Duchess Kate revealed her son Prince George’s adorable nickname for Prince William. Prince George’s Grumpiest Faces The royal, 36, told a group of well-wishers during her and William’s visit to Leicester, England, on Wednesday, November 28, that the couple’s 5-year-old son calls his dad, also 36, “Pops.” “Kate said that William was playing football with the children last night and one of them said — I think it was George — ‘Are you playing football tomorrow, Pops?’” Leicest...
Tags: London, Religion, Cambridge, Prince George, Royal Family, Leicester, Kate, William, Duke, US Weekly, Queen Elizabeth Ii, George, Louis, Leicester England, Prince Louis, Leicester City Football Club


Leicester City’s injury update before Brighton clash

Leicester vs Brighton Leicester face Brighton on Saturday as they look to potentially go into a Europa League spot. Leicester are currently 10th in the table, they have played 12, won five, drawn two and lost five in the league this season. The Foxes are also undefeated in their last three league games, drawing two and winning one. A win for Leicester could see them move up to 6th should results go in their favour. As for Brighton, they come into the game with Leicester 12th in the table. The S...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Everton, Brighton, Leicester, Leicester City, Europa League, King Power Stadium, Jamie Vardy, Leicester Leicester, Claude Puel, Harry Maguire, Leicester England, Maddison, James Maddison


Tributes as soccer returns to Leicester 2 weeks after crash

LEICESTER, England (AP) — Leicester players led thousands of fans on a walk from the center of the city to the club’s stadium as soccer returned home for the first time since the death of the owner who oversaw the team’s transformation into improbable English Premier League champions. The march ended close to the scene […]
Tags: News, Sports, Leicester, Leicester England, Nation & World


Leicester vs Burnley: Kasabian song axed

No celebration music Leicester City will not play their traditional song after any goal scored at the King Power this weekend. It will be the first game for the Foxes since the death of Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha. As a mark of respect, Kasabian’s Fire will not be blared out according to the Times.  The club are keen to strike the right cord, of tribute but also celebration of the life of a man who did so much for them. There are concerns the phrase ‘I’m on fire’, which is repeated during the song...
Tags: England, Sport, Thailand, Soccer, Premier League, Liverpool, Jose Mourinho, Burnley, Leicester, Kasabian, Leicester City, Times, Jamie Vardy, Kasper Schmeichel, Alberto Moreno, Mourinho


Data recovered as Leicester helicopter crash is investigated

LEICESTER, England (AP) — Air accident investigators in Leicester say flight data and voice recordings have been successfully downloaded from the black box on the helicopter which crashed and killed the owner of the city’s soccer club. Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, who also owns Thai retail chain King Power, was among five people killed in the accident […]
Tags: News, Sports, Leicester, King Power, Leicester England, Nation & World, Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha


Best Diwali celebrations

India is an obvious choice for anyone looking to celebrate Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights. But it’s far from the only option. All around the world, Diwali participants decorate their homes with oil lamps known as diyas and colorful mandalas called kolam. Fireworks spread across the skies of celebrating cities from Australia to the US to close out epic, days-long fairs. Whether you want to find a venue to observe the triumph of light over dark in a traditional fashion or simply wish to e...
Tags: Travel, Australia, Singapore, India, US, Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Venezuela, Melbourne, Hinduism, San Antonio, Caribbean, Hindu, Little India, Trinidad And Tobago, Diwali


Data recorder recovered from Leicester owner's helicopter

LEICESTER, England (AP) — The flight data recorder from the helicopter that crashed with the Leicester soccer team's owner on board is being examined by investigators, authorities said, as his family and players paid tribute Monday at a makeshift shrine.
Tags: News, Leicester, Leicester England


The Latest: Leicester players visit memorial to Thai owner

LEICESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the helicopter crash in Leicester (all times local):___2:35 p.m.Leicester's soccer squad has visited the growing memorial to the team's owner outside the stadium.The players walked around... [Author: [email protected]]
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The Latest: Leicester owner's wife, son visit memorial

LEICESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the helicopter crash in Leicester (all times local):___12:50 p.m.The wife and son of the deceased owner of Premier League soccer team Leicester have laid a floral tribute outside the stadium.The... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Premier League, Leicester, Leicester England


The Latest: Leicester helicopter flight data recorder found

LEICESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the helicopter crash in Leicester (all times local):___12:15 p.m.Authorities say a digital flight data recorder has been recovered from the Leicester soccer team owner's helicopter.The... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Leicester, Leicester England


The Latest: FIFA president Infantino offers condolences

LEICESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on helicopter crash in Leicester (all times local):___10:45 a.m.FIFA President Gianni Infantino sent his condolences to the friends and families of Leicester owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Fifa, Leicester, Gianni Infantino, Infantino, Leicester England, Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha


Data recorder recovered from Leicester owner's helicopter

LEICESTER, England (AP) — The flight data recorder recovered from the helicopter that crashed with the Leicester soccer team's owner on board is being examined by investigators, authorities said Monday.Thai retail entrepreneur Vichai... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Leicester, Leicester England, Vichai


Prince William sends condolences to Leicester owner's family

LEICESTER, England (AP) — Prince William has offered his condolences to the family of the owner of the Leicester soccer club and the four others who perished in a helicopter crash.William says his "thoughts today are with the family... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Ap, Leicester, William, Leicester England