Tag: First

Dolphins in a rare position after Week 1 – alone in first

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — It’s a start. The Miami Dolphins are in sole possession of first place in the AFC East for the first time in nearly three years, and in that spot after Week 1 for the first time since 1998. A road win against New England got them there; staying there will…

Los Angeles Rams acquire former New England Patriots first round pick Sony Michel

The Rams have acquired former Patriots running back Sony Michel in exchange for two conditional draft picks, the teams announced Wednesday. According to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, the Patriots will receive a fifth-round pick and a sixth-round pick that could convert to a fourth-round selection. The Rams’ acquisition of Michel comes in the wake of…

‘First come, first serve’: Americans warned of limited flights out of Kabul, US embassy ‘cannot ensure safe passage’ to airport

Americans attempting to leave Afghanistan are getting some conflicting information from their embassy staff in Kabul: come to the airport but not until emailed to do so, flights are first-come-first-served, safety not guaranteed. US citizens, legal permanent residents and their children “should consider travelling to Hamid Karzai International Airport,” the US Embassy in Afghanistan –…

2022 Toyota GR 86 first drive: Old-school thrills meet modern tech

Automakers love to use words like “sport” or “performance” to describe their latest wares, but usually, those descriptors are applied to sedans and SUVs that prioritize other things besides the driving experience. The 2022 Toyota GR 86 is different. The GR 86 is a small, rear-wheel drive sports car designed to make driving as fun…

Erin O’Toole announces first promise in Quebec ahead of expected election

MONTREAL – Conservative Leader Erin O’Toole announced plans Saturday to financially support the creation of a Quebec research and development centre on food self-sufficiency. He announced his intention at a stop at a farm in Sainte-Hyacinthe, southeast of Montreal, as he continued a summer tour of the country ahead of an anticipated federal election. “It’s…