discover the classic courses of the most famous road races in the world

The 1906 International Motorcycle Cup was held in Austria. Auto-Cycle Club secretary Freddie Straight, together with Charlie and Harry Collier of Matchless Motorcycles and the Marquis de Mouzilly St. Mars, together proposed a race the following year for road touring motorcycles based on the car races organized on the island. …

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Public trust in government ‘damaged’ – Prime Minister

The results of an employment tribunal on the sacking of the island’s former medical director have “damaged confidence” in the government. That’s the admission of Chief Minister Alfred Cannan, who delivered a statement in Tynwald this morning, following the findings of the ‘wrongful dismissal’ of Dr Rosalind Ranson. Mr Cannan …

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Davey Todd’s quadruple podium at the North West 200

CLEVELAND rider Davey Todd was in magnificent form at last weekend’s International North West 200 in Northern Ireland where he scored no less than four podium finishes but was sorely denied a second win to add to the victory he achieved in 2019. With Ireland’s biggest outdoor sporting event missing …

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Ferry bookings open for sailings through 2023 Isle of Man TT

News about ferries and car ferries The Irish Sea ferry industry is like any other sector of the shipping industry in that it is made up of a myriad of ship operators, owners, managers, charterers who all contribute to providing a network of routes sailed by a variety of vessels …

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Restoring ‘historic connection’ to Scousers home

Tommy Crowe remembers when every boat heading to the Isle of Man was ‘littered’ with Scousers. If they weren’t part of the ship’s staff, he says they were making the crossing for a long weekend – or to establish themselves on the island, right in the heart of the Irish …

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Red Arrows to display with 7 planes not 9 – but where can you see them this summer?

The RAF has announced that its aerobatic wing – the Red Arrows – has begun pre-season training and the 2022 display will feature the “same breathtaking flight” and “world-class precision” as the years previous Video loading Video unavailable The video will start automatically soon8Cancel play now The Red Arrows start …

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Romantic Italy: Amalfi Coast and Island of Capri

Breadcrumb Links Travel in Europe Author of the article: rick steve • Special Postmedia Capri has been attracting visitors since ancient times. Photo by Cameron Hewitt /The Europe of Rick Steves Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are independently selected. Postmedia may earn an affiliate commission on purchases made …

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The Rangers guilt I still feel as stinging Frankfurt verdict led to Scot Symon’s clumsy run – Archie MacPherson

They say time is the great healer. I would dispute that. My confrontation with Scot Symon in a hotel by the River Tay in November 1967, just after he was unceremoniously sacked by Rangers when they were top of the league, still makes me feel someone’s guilt. ‘one found with …

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Switch to British Superbike machine pays off as Glenn Irwin puts ‘terrible’ Tuesday behind him at North West 200

Glenn Irwin’s decision to switch to his British Superbike machine paid off in the final Superbike qualifying at the North West 200 yesterday. n Tuesday, the Carrickfergus man was unhappy with some of the electronics on the Honda Racing Fireblade which had been specially built for the North West and …

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MOJO Time Machine: Roxy Music retires in Avalon | Time Machine

June 5, 1982 With their eighth album Avalon, Roxy Music was again number one on the LP charts. Those familiar with listening to the band’s imaginative world of glamor and luxury could tell something was different. Where was the traditional femme fatale that has adorned their album covers since the …

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Sino Jet Ranked First in Fleet Size in Asia-Pacific for 3rd Consecutive Year | Taiwan News

HONG KONG SAR – Media outreach – May 12, 2022 – Sino Jet has cemented its position as the leading business jet operator in Asia-Pacific for three consecutive years. It ranked number one in fleet size in Asia-Pacific for the third consecutive year, according to Asian Sky Media’s 2021 Business …

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What roles do LPs play in outsourcing decisions? – Fund management / REITs

The issue of outsourcing fund administration ultimately rests with fund managers, but increased pressure from their sponsors (LPs) to reduce operating costs and increase transparency is catalyzing the shift to professional administrators , says Mary Bruen, Regional Head of Fund Services – Jersey, Guernsey & Isle of Man. Regardless of …

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Teams battle for Olicanian Ashes for the official opening of the cricket club

OLICANIAN Cricket Club will open the doors to their new clubhouse when the building officially opens on Sunday 22nd May. The open day will see an Olicanian Select XI and a team of overseas players from across the Aire Wharfe League compete for a trophy containing two charred cricket bails …

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Lieutenant Governor gets to know the university during a visit with the new principal

Lieutenant Governor Sir John Lorimer was welcomed to University College Isle of Man by new Headmaster Jesamine Kelly, enjoying hands-on experience of vocational courses. The tour included a tour of the “wide range of real work environments”, a tour of the newly renovated “#2” canteen, the digital corporate space and …

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Beyond the Blade – Season 2, Episode 2

On the eve of the North West 200 we go ‘Beyond the Blade’ with the Honda Racing UK team as they prepare for their return to international road racing. In this episode we travel to the North West 200 and catch up with Glenn Irwin as he looks forward to …

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Shortlists revealed and voting open for Liverpool City area property dinner | North West Real Estate News

The region’s most popular developments will be showcased at the Liverpool City Region Property Dinner. Initiated can today reveal the shortlist of businesses, deals and projects shortlisted for an award at the Liverpool City Region Property Dinner. The event, to be held on June 16 at the iconic Titanic Hotel, …

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Josh Brookes looking forward to the North West 200

Josh Brookes eyes North West 200 Next week, Josh Brookes returns to the 8.9-mile North West 200 Portrush-Portstewart-Coleraine triangle for the first time since 2014. Brookes takes on the NW 200 with the same PBM MCE Ducati team with which the 39-year-old Australian contests the British Superbike Championship. road race.” …

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There’s nothing quite like the North West 200 as a road racing spectacle, says former course leader Billy Nutt

Three years after the checkered flag fell in the final North West 200 race, Northern Ireland‘s first motorcycling showpiece will deliver a high-octane shot in the arm to the sport after two seasons thwarted by the pandemic of coronavirus. he Cookstown 100 was the only national meeting that took place …

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The Isle of Man TT Video Streaming Pass is now available!

For the very first time, the world’s ultimate road race, and it’s a true roadrace—is now available for online viewing. The Isle of Man TT organizers have just launched the Live Pass, which will allow fans of the race to watch the action live, in real time, from anywhere in …

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Pelvic fracture puts Johnson out of 2022 TT

04.05.2022 | Road racing staff | TT and Roads Image: Impact Images Rich OMG Yamaha’s David Johnson has been kicked out of the 2022 TT after an accident at the Oulton British Superbike round left him with a broken pelvis and collarbone. The Aussie was spat from his R1 as …

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Book of the Week: A Case About Waiheke

Reading room A love affair gone wrong on Waiheke Island The Premise of Brannavan Gnanalingam’s New Novel Slow down, there you are is simple: the portrait of a dead marriage. Kavita feels trapped. Her husband Vishal is emotionally catatonic and going through the motions of their life together. She has …

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Seven Scottish towns and one council area vying for city status

Seven Scottish towns and one council area are vying for city status as part of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations. Dumfries, Dunfermline, Elgin, Greenock, Livingston, Oban, St Andrews and the whole of South Ayrshire were highlighted. They compete with 21 cities from England, three from Northern Ireland, two from the …

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You meet the healthiest people on a Honda

Overlooking Rondout Creek in upstate New York on the 2021 Honda Trail 125, and feeling better with every mile that passes. Photos by the author. After almost 25 years of riding, I’ve come to view my enthusiasm for all things motorcycling as an endless source of enjoyment, but little did …

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We can all be island tourism ambassadors

In 2018, John Keggin took part in Isle of Man Tourism Industry Day “with a few business cards and an idea”. “I wanted to try to create a business where we could really showcase the best that the island has to offer, taking quality accommodation around the island and providing …

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10 Best Restaurants in Atlantic City (Non-Casino)

Following our recent reviews of the 10 Best Casino Restaurants in Atlantic City, Peter Caporilli and I now return with our list of the 10 Best Restaurants in the Atlantic City (Non-Casino) Area. It was no small feat…in fact, it was nearly impossible…because the Atlantic City area is blessed with …

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Rennie Scaysbrook: Ep. 35 Rider Magazine Insider Podcast

Rennie Scaysbrook celebrates after setting the 2019 motorcycle record at the Pikes Peak International Hillclimb. Our guest for episode 35 of the Rider Magazine Insider podcast is Rennie Scaysbrook. Rennie is one of the hardest working motorcycle journalists in the business. He is the editor of …

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Bluebell Partners Ltd – to vote “FOR” the proposed liability action against the CEO of Leonardo SpA, Alessandro Profumo, at the annual general meeting convened on 23 and 31 May 2022 (on the first and second calls respectively)

Leonardo SpA, LDO IM, ISIN IT0003856405, Milan Stock Exchange LONDON, April 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bluebell Partners Ltd submitted, at the AGM of Leonardo SpA, a proposal for a liability action1 against its general manager Alessandro Profumo. With a judgment of first instance published on 7and April 20212Mr. Profumo …

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£180,000 of taxpayers’ money spent on the Love IOM card

But customers only upload £67,000 of their own money to spend More than £180,000 of taxpayers’ money has gone to companies tasked with rolling out a gift card scheme to try and get people to spend in the local economy. But customers using the Love IOM initiative have credited their …

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How Generation Zoom turned a small island into a remote work paradise

But then, with the pandemic dragging on, the Savoy contacted him. The other Savoy Signature hotels would remain closed due to lack of tourism, but the Savoy Palace, the chain’s flagship hotel, would remain open. Danchuk nomads could help them keep the lights on. The Savoy Palace was theirs. ” …

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Continuation of preparation work for the TT – Energy FM course

Wed 27 April 2022 The Department of Infrastructure said work around the roads that turn into the TT course and the Billown Circuit is continuing. Highway work involves repairing roads, painting lines and replacing signage. Most of the purely race-related preparations are undertaken by contractors on behalf of the Department. …

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With inflation, gold bills and cards end up in the US wallet

By Karen Brettell (Reuters) – As inflation hits its highest level in four decades, Utah business owner Steve Allred worries about the U.S. dollar’s declining purchasing power. To help hedge against the possibility of the situation worsening, Allred, like many investors, bought gold. He also began accepting some forms of …

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Hunt for yachts of oligarchs energizes battle against financial corruption

French authorities on March 2 seized the superyacht Amore Vero, one of many assets belonging to oligarchs targeted by Western sanctions. © 2022 Bloomberg Finance L.P. The new US task force, KleptoCapure, along with the IRS and its global partners, is not only trying to bring down the Russian oligarchs, …

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In the Isle of Man Examiner: Why the DoI wants to put a barrier to the Creg

In this Isle of Man reviewer, we report exclusively on the results of a survey carried out by the British Medical Association on the island. Not comfortable reading for Manx Care bosses. Stephen Paul Binding, who stabbed a police officer, has been convicted. Children aged five to 11 have started …

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The Formula ‘MPH of Singapore – The Island

By the praying mantis It is often said that in the 1940s and 1950s, Singapore was far behind Sri Lanka in all respects. Lawlessness and crime were rampant in Singapore and corruption was at the highest level. There were ghettos all over this country. Sri Lanka, on the other hand, …

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Michael Dunlop PBM Ducati Isle of Man TT deal canceled

Michael Dunlop during a test on the PBM Ducati at Jerez in Spain in 2020. Dunlop confirmed the news at the official launch of the Isle of Man TT on Saturday evening. The 19-time TT winner had rekindled his deal with Paul Bird to race the Italian machine this year …

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VIDEO REVEALS HOW TOUR OF BRITAIN’S FINAL STAGE WILL CHALLENGE ELITE CYCLISTS – Island Echo

As the world’s best professional cyclists prepare to take on the Tour of Britain this autumn, ferry company Wightlink is shining a light on the delights and challenges of the final leg of the race around and across the Isle of Wight . Experienced local cyclists have produced a short …

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Letters: There must now be a full public inquiry into the ferry fiasco

THE comments made by Stephen Boyle, Auditor General of Scotland, to a Holyrood committee investigating the ferry building fiasco are quite extraordinary (“Public finance watchdog warns over ‘lack of ferry transparency'”, The Herald, April 22). Ultimately, they reveal a real frustration at not being able to verify all the facts, …

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Norbert Ketterer submits application for transfer of shares of minority shareholders of Gateway Real Estate AG (squeeze out under stock company law)

Gateway Real Estate AG / Keyword(s): Squeeze OutGateway Real Estate AG: Norbert Ketterer submits application for transfer of shares of minority shareholders of Gateway Real Estate AG (squeeze out under stock company law) 22-Apr-2022 / 13:15 CET/CESTDisclosure of privileged information according to. in Article 17 MAR of Regulation (EU) No …

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Citizen Tribeca | A crop of new openings in Fidi

Real estate broker Luis Vazquez, who runs the Fidi Fan page on Facebook (which I diligently avoid, I must admit – not Luis, but Facebook in general!) sent an email with a list of a whole host of new openings in Fidi. Here is a summary : GAI CHICKEN & …

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People power: the big lesson of the economic crisis in Sri Lanka – News

Inflation hits a record high of 17.5% Reuters Published: Tue 19 Apr 2022, 10:25 AM Malik J. Fernando is a second generation Sri Lankan tea planter – his father Merrill Fernando had founded Dilmah Tea in 1988. Malik is the Managing Director of Resplendent Ceylon, Sri Lanka’s pioneering luxury hotel …

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A man was hit and killed by a truck while standing next to NJ Turnpike

EAST WINDSOR — A man was hit by a tractor-trailer on New Jersey’s turnpike on Saturday afternoon, causing huge traffic delays. Charles H. Niclas 3rd, 43, of Somerdale, was standing outside a vehicle on the shoulder of the northbound outer road north of Junction 8 at East Windsor at around …

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Peter Hickman blasts ‘stubborn’ North West 200 officials as rule could force withdrawal from Supersport race

Prominent road racer Peter Hickman has blasted North West 200 officials over rules for this year’s Supersport class that could force him out of the race. English is considered one of the best in the world, especially in Supersport, and would have been one of the favorites for the Triangle …

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Solid weekend for Richard Kerr at Silverstone

Richard Kerr says he is aiming for the top spots in the 2022 Pirelli National Superstock Championship. Kerr and the AMD Motorsport team began their campaign on the weekend at Silverstone with Kerr having a best finish of 10th and earning points in both races. The Kilmacrennan man, who continues …

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Inside the police wiretaps where one of Europe’s biggest drug lords calls Kinahans ‘most powerful’ narco terrorist gang

THE narco-terror gang led by fugitive crime boss Daniel Kinahan is considered the ‘most powerful’ and deadliest – according to one of Europe’s biggest drug lords. James Mulvey – who is currently serving a 32-year sentence for orchestrating an €82million drug trafficking ring – spoke about the Irish criminal group …

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A man hopes to visit the world’s 1,000 biggest cities on a charity walk around the world to reach Sheffield this weekend

Travel writer Steven Primrose-Smith has embarked on the Length of the Equator Walk, which will see the 51-year-old circumnavigate the globe, covering at least 24,901 miles, in the Isle of Man the 1st of April. Steven will raise money for Doctors Without Borders through his mammoth challenge, which he says …

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The country’s top drinkers announced in pub poll – did your local make the list?

Nearly 100 pubs and bars across the country have been nominated for the final of a prestigious competition. Some 94 pubs and bars across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland have already been awarded the titles of County Winner in the National Pub & Bar Awards 2022. The competition aims …

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Top 5 most popular running sports in the world 2022

Motor racing is a popular sport in and around the world. The game has a huge fan following where there are various events taking place every season. Check out the Top 5 Most Popular Running Sports in the World 2022. Motorsport is a popular racing event where new tournaments are …

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Planning Guide for Visiting Virgin Islands National Park

when should we go The best time of year to visit VINP is March through June, with less rainfall and slightly cooler temperatures (with highs in the mid-80s instead of the 90s) and fewer visitors. The island’s rainy season, from July to October, is characterized by high humidity and the …

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Strangford Lough 2022 sailing schedule released

There is certainly a wide variety of racing this season at Strangford Lough. The Strangford Lough Race Calendar has just released its 2022 calendars and the busy months to the end of September kick off with the club’s two-day Quoile YC Spring Series at the end of April at the …

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Peter Hickman faces the NW200 dilemma over regulation

Hickman is among the race favorites for the May 10-14 North Coast showpiece, where he is entered in Superbike, Superstock, Supersport and Supertwin races. However, the English driver – a Supersport class podium finisher at the North West – has revealed he may have to sit out both 600 races. …

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Labor pressure Sunak over his family’s tax cases

Rishi Sunak and his family have potentially saved tens of millions of pounds in tax thanks to his wife’s non-dom status, Labor has said as it seeks to keep the pressure on the Chancellor. Akshata Murty announced on Friday that she would pay UK tax on all of her worldwide …

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Silverstone: Northamptonshire driver makes good progress in recent racing competition

Maria Costello MBE and her sidecar passenger Vicky Cook celebrate a string of impressive performances at the BMCRC-MRO Championship meeting at Silverstone. The female duo claimed two third and two fourth place finishes in the F2 class at the famous Northamptonshire circuit on a weekend that saw them build on …

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Wightlink receives £276,800 to improve journeys for disabled customers

Wightlink receives £276,800 to improve journeys for disabled customers WIGHTLINK has been awarded £276,800 to help improve travel to and from the Isle of Wight for customers with disabilities. The ferry company‘s submission for the government’s Marine Accessibility Fund grant was drafted after consultation with accessible travel company Unlimited Island. …

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Jack Lemmon’s 20 Greatest Roles, Ranked

Kenneth Branagh directs this stylized adaptation of William Shakespeare’s 16th century play. “Hamlet” is, of course, a cinematic retelling of the story of the titular prince of Denmark, who returns home to find his father murdered and war threatening to destroy his country. Worse still, her mother is about to …

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Petrol and diesel shortages affecting Sheppey and Sittingbourne

Motorists are once again facing problems at the pumps. Not only have petrol and diesel prices skyrocketed because of the war in Ukraine, but people in parts of Kent are now being hit by a double whammy as climate change campaigners barricade fuel depots limiting supply. Closed: Tesco petrol station …

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Phillip McCallen confirms return of classic festival and promises to keep fighting for Ulster Grand Prix

The two-day classic meeting will be held at the Co Down circuit from August 6-7 and will feature classic racing for the first time for 250/350 two-stroke machines and classic Superbikes. First held in 2019, the festival was a hit with fans who turned out in droves and McCallen promised …

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The Chamber is concerned about fees | iomtoday.co.im

The Isle of Man Chamber of Commerce has requested an urgent meeting with the government to discuss its concerns over rising costs. The Chamber, which represents companies that employ 20,000 people or half of the island’s private sector workforce, said rising fuel, freight and other costs have created a “perfect …

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Northern Lighthouse Board’s Aids to Navigation Tender Dry-Docks for ‘Special Survey’ at H&W Belfast Shipyard

Northern Lighthouse Board aids to the navigation vessel NLV Pharos which operates in Scottish waters, is currently at the Harland & Wolff shipyard in Belfast for a scheduled dry-docking which occurs twice over a 5-year period, writes Jehan Ashmore. Commenting to Afloat, Mike Bullock, Managing Director of the Northern Lighthouse …

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Manx Rally returns to the Isle of Man in May

After being forced to cancel the previous two years due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Manx Rally to Isle of man in the UK is now set to make a comeback and see rally cars on the narrow roads of the islands with the event taking place on May …

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More dangerous sea creatures in Florida

The one memorable thing about the ill-conceived 1979 sequel to Jaws is the tagline, “Just when you thought it was safe to get back in the water.” And it applies here. FROM SHARKS TO SIPHONOPHORES – WHAT?!? We’re not that far off from reports of a 1,600 pound great white …

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Teaching Basic Household Gas Safety in Continuing Education – A Step in the Right Direction? – FE News

Mishandling of gas and faulty appliances lead to a number of deaths and serious injuries each year. Gas appliances such as ovens, stoves, geysers, etc. are used daily for household purposes, but minor negligence by a gas worker in handling these items can result in major disasters. Carbon monoxide that …

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Chronicle Archive | Ron Bishop

larry laurent | April 3, 2022 Cycle news Archives COLUMN This Cycle news The Archives section is a reprint of the September 23, 2009 issue. NC has hundreds of past Archives columns of our files, too many of which are themselves archives. So to prevent this from happening, in the …

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Letters: A lesson at P&O in ethical leadership | P&O Ferries

P&O’s human resources strategy shows how damaging it is to treat experienced employees as expendable and to abandon human values ​​even in times of financial crisis (“No offshore experience necessary, says an agency announcement for P&O crews”, News). As a resident of the Isle of Wight, during lockdown when our …

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The official home of Honda Racing

THE RACING GENE IT’S IN OUR BLOOD In 1954 Honda declared entry into Isle of Man TT racing. She shared with the world her strong will to compete on the world stage. The passion is still strong, as racing has become part of Honda’s DNA. The thrill of motorsports The …

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Rare resident puzzle found in Grappenhall Library

A RESIDENT has been stunned after his search for a rare puzzle based on a photo of him and his family was found in his own village. Since Warrington Borough Council closed the Grappenhall Library 10 years ago, it has been run by dedicated volunteers from Friends of Grappenhall Library. …

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France freezes ownership of two helicopters linked to sanctioned Russian billionaire Alisher Usmanov

The M-DLBR helicopter on Alisher Usmanov’s yacht Dilbar in Mugla, Turkey. Anadolu Agency via Getty Images French authorities froze two helicopters belonging to sanctioned Russian billionaire Alisher Usmanov on the French Riviera last week. A spokesperson for the French Ministry of Economy and Finance confirmed Forbes that the two helicopters …

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Our history teaches us to treat asylum seekers with kindness | Aviva Dautch

I am writing this from the Isle of Man, where I have spent the past few days, alongside 50 descendants of German and Austrian Jews interned here as “enemy aliens” during World War II, with colleagues Monica Bohm-Duchen , founding director of Insiders/Outsiders who conceived the idea of ​​the trip, …

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The Edwards Virginia Smokehouse – Smithfield Times

A century of ham on the James First in a series on the history of Virginia ham Story of Phyllis SpeidellPhotos of John H. Sheally II As anyone who has spent more than a few days in West Tidewater can tell you, country ham is not only a highlight of …

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Air passenger rights increase in April 2022 – what this means for your holiday

Chancellor Rishi Sunak addressed the issue of air passenger rights (APD) in his October 2021 autumn budget, promising to shake up the cost of domestic and long-haul flights. There will be changes from April 2022, and further changes a year later. Under current rules, ODA is charged in two tranches …

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The richest people in the world in 2022

The world’s billionaires, by generation What similarities do the world’s billionaires share? What are their differences ? At 12, Elon Musk built his first video game. Likewise, Mark Zuckerberg shared an interest in computer programming, building a simple messaging platform at the same age. Oracle co-founder Larry Ellison picked up …

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Ferguson Marine CalMac ferry scandal: Which case tells us how the SNP treats friends – Murdo Fraser MSP

You see, while it’s obvious the SNP doesn’t know how to build a ferry, they’re pretty good at throwing theirs under a bus. Let me take you back to a time when the words ‘Deputy Prime Minister’ described a Liberal Democrat, Scottish Labor needed a bus not a unicycle to …

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Isle of Man TT 2022 top 20 rosters revealed

Press release | March 28, 2022 The top 20 Superbike and Supersport starting numbers have been announced. This is a press release from Isle of Man TT Races… Photos courtesy of Isle of Man TT 2022 Superbike starting numbers revealed Anticipation and excitement continue to build ahead of the 2022 …

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“Evidence of war crimes in Ukraine”, says Nadhim Zahawi

Appearing on Sophie Ridge on Sky News on Sunday, Mr Zahawi was asked if the UK government agrees with Joe Biden that Vladimir Poutine “can’t stay in power,” said: “I think it’s up to the Russian people to decide. “I think the Russian people are tired of what is happening …

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Wheat shortage in sight but we have good stocks

The war in Ukraine is likely to affect food supplies in the UK and the Isle of Man in several ways. Ukraine supplies around 30% of the world’s wheat and Ukrainian farmers are expected to plant their crops for the coming season soon. But their main agricultural areas, which have …

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Wheaton’s Way – Cayman Compass

With St. Patrick’s Day this past week, I thought it would make sense to reflect on my connection to the Emerald Isle and what makes it so special. Although born in England, I have Irish ancestry on both sides of the family. On top of that my brother Dominic was …

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The Red Arrows 2022: where and when to see them in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland

They are some of the most exciting sights you can see in the sky. The red arrows display team against a blue summer sky is irresistible to people of all ages. And with this summer looking to be free of coronavirus pandemic restrictions, there will be plenty of opportunities to …

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FAWUK: the answers | FinancialTimes

Today is Wednesday, the weekend does not start for two days and the geopolitical situation remains tense. But hey, at least stocks are up. We can’t tell you why, but we have the answers for last week’s quiz. So here they are. 1. On FT Alphaville this week, two of …

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After a recent fight, a NJ man killed a pedestrian with a pickup truck

PAULSBORO — A 68-year-old Gloucester County man is charged with murder after Sunday’s fatal hit-and-run of a man he had recently fought, authorities said Tuesday. Giovanni Esposito, of the Gibbstown section of Greenwich, was arrested shortly after the fatal incident on Sunday afternoon, according to the Gloucester County Prosecutor’s Office. …

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Woman performing rain-stopping ritual becomes unlikely MotoGP star

Rain Shaman Rara Istiani Wulandari works in heavy rain ahead of the MotoGP Indonesia Grand Prix at the Mandalika International Street Circuit on March 20 in Lombok, Indonesia. Photo: Robertus Pudyanto/Getty Images The stakes were high. Indonesia had not hosted a MotoGP motorcycle race for 25 years. In the sweltering …

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Jorge Lorenzo and Max Biaggi will get the 2022 MotoGP Hall…

THREE more names will be engraved in the MotoGP Hall of Fame in 2022, with Jorge Lorenzo, Max Biaggi and Kiwi Hugh Anderson, bringing the total number of HoF riders to 35. Recently retired and perennially controversial Jorge Lorenzo is the first name to be added to the list of …

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Adam McLean eager to start Irish road racing season after hot weather testing in Spain

Adam McLean has reaped the benefits of six days of testing in the Spanish sun as he prepares for the return of a full Irish road racing campaign in 2022. The Tobermore man racked up the miles on the McAdoo Kawasaki 600 with a three-day test in Cartagena followed by …

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