US ICE hockey stars are hoping the solidarity forged in the crucible of struggle can help them take Olympic glory, forward Hilary Knight said yesterday.
Threatening to boycott the world championships last March landed the women’s national team a pay rise and some of the perks USA...
Friday 1st Dec 2017
posted by Morning Star in Sport
Michal Boncza reviews a searing new book of comics by Eli Valley
Saturday 12th Aug 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
ANYONE wondering why the US and North Korea are threatening each other with nuclear devastation might contemplate Donald Trump’s latest Twitter comments.
“My first order as president was to renovate and modernise our nuclear arsenal. It is now far stronger and more powerful...
Thursday 10th Aug 2017
posted by Morning Star in Editorial
KERMIT THE FROG’S voice actor said he was “devastated” on Thursday after Muppet bosses sacked him from the job he had done for 27 years.
Steve Whitmire, who had provided the nasal tones of the skinny green master of ceremonies since Jim Henson’s death in 1990,...
Saturday 15th Jul 2017
posted by Morning Star in World
Barring citizens of Muslim countries from travelling to the US is an act of immorality and injustice. Sadly, many in the US say that such discriminatory laws already make them feel safe, writes Ramzy Baroud
Friday 14th Jul 2017
A heightened US role in Syria is now just one of the many explosive dangers in the region, writes JOHN ELLISON
Wednesday 12th Jul 2017
CHINESE military chiefs called for a return to six-nation denuclearisation talks for the Korean peninsula in Washington yesterday.
They proposed a “dual-track approach” with a peace mechanism in parallel with a “suspension for suspension” to defuse tensions over...
Friday 23rd Jun 2017
FORMER Miami Five prisoner Fernando Gonzalez said on Wednesday the US blockade of his county was doomed to failure.
He hit back at US President Donald Trump’s partial rollback last week of the detente with Cuba — that began with the release of the five from US prison in...
US STRATEGIC bombers made another show of force to North Korea yesterday a day after recently freed US tourist Otto Warmbier died in hospital after being flown home.
Two bombers flew over South Korea yesterday in a now-ritual display to the north.
In the US city of Cincinnati,...
Wednesday 21st Jun 2017
GERMAN Chancellor Angela Merkel vowed yesterday to save the widely opposed TTIP trade deal.
She told top bosses she would seek a broad agreement on trade at the Group of 20 summit in Hamburg on July 7-8, amid business concern that US President Donald Trump will quash the deal.