World Cup 2022: Just how many have died so Qatar can host this winter’s tournament?

Rup Chandra Rumba was a 27-year-old scaffolder from Nepal working on a World Cup 2022 stadium site when, in 2019, he died of ‘cardio respiratory failure due to natural cause’. Mr Rumba, who had a medical certificate saying he was healthy, died in accommodation not cleared as fit for human habitation. Through no fault of … Read more

Ryan Nembhard is no stranger to the hype Creighton is getting. He’s been there before

On Montverde Academy basketball’s picture day in 2019, 16-year-old Ryan Nembhard stood centered among the group as the glaring outlier. His small frame left his head level with his teammates’ chins, his shoulders adjacent to their chests. To his right were two eventual NBA draft picks. To his left, three. In total, four first-rounders — three … Read more

Who will be the Big East player of the year, the go-to Jay and more

Take a look back at the last five seasons of Creighton men’s basketball. Wednesday marked 47 days until college basketball officially returns. With fans as hopeful as Creighton’s, the season couldn’t get here soon enough. As the weeks dwindle, the questions flood in. Many of those were left in my Twitter mentions (@jxlorenzi) nearly a … Read more

Serena Williams marks daughter Olympia’s first day of kindergarten as life post-tennis continues

Serena Williams marked the first day of kindergarten for her daughter, Olympia, Monday as tennis star continued her journey away from tennis.  The 23-time Grand Slam winner began her ‘evolution’ away from tennis earlier this month as she brought the curtain down on a stunning career after third-round defeat to Alja Tomljanovic at the US … Read more