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Venus Williams upsets defending Western & Southern Open champion No. 5 Kiki Bertens

Venus Williams knocked off defending Western & Southern Open champion and the No. 5 player in the world Kiki Bertens Tuesday        ...

Venus Williams upsets defending Western & Southern Open champion No. 5 Kiki Bertens

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Venus Williams upsets Bertens in Ohio; Serena withdraws Venus Williams advanced to the third round of the Western & Southern Open with a three-set victory over defending champion Kiki Bertens        ...
09:18, 08/14/2019

Venus defeats defending Cincinnati champion Bertens as Kerber falls "Venus Williams claimed her second top-five win in the season by defeating defending champion Kiki Bertens in three sets in the second round at Cincinnati."...
03:51, 08/14/2019

Serena Williams has withdrawn from the 2019 Western & Southern Open Less than an hour before she was scheduled to play on Center Court, Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Western & Southern Open with a back injury        ...
09:18, 08/14/2019

Watch: Roger Federer cruises, No. 4 Kiki Bertens out with illness at French Open Third-seeded Roger Federer won in straight sets, while women's favorite Kiki Bertens was forced to retire from her second round match at the 2019 French Open on Wednesday in Paris....
04:34, 05/30/2019

Johanna Konta reaches Italian Open final after victory over Kiki Bertens • Win is best in Briton’s clay-court career • Dutchwoman won Madrid Open last weekJohanna Konta defeated the sixth-seeded Kiki Bertens 5-7, 7-5, 6-2 in nearly three hours to reach the Italian Open final for the biggest clay-court result of her career.Konta’s only previous final on clay came at the s...
20:17, 05/18/2019

15-Year-Old Coco Gauff Upsets Venus Williams At Wimbledon Cori “Coco” Gauff is still a teenager, but her legend precedes her. The first story I ever heard involving the American prodigy was about her serving incomprehensible heat while she was barely a teenager. Soon enough there were official figures to back that up. Last year at the Wimbledon junior tour...
22:17, 07/01/2019

Wimbledon Upsets: Naomi Osaka Out in 1st Round; Cori ‘Coco’ Gauff Bests Venus Williams #BlackGirlMagic was on display at Wimbledon Monday whether in feeling the pain of defeat or in tasting sweet victory, as second-seeded Naomi Osaka got ousted in the first round, while Cori “Coco” Gauff bested tennis legend Venus Williams....
07:00, 07/02/2019

Madrid Open: An Ascending Tsitsipas Upsets Nadal in Semis; Bertens Wins Women’s Title Stefanos Tsitsipas, 20, will face Novak Djokovic after defeating the most successful clay-court player in history. Kiki Bertens beat Simona Halep, a two-time winner in Madrid....
02:51, 05/12/2019

The first person Cori Gauff thanked for her win over Venus Williams was Venus Williams A generation of young black tennis players can play unburdened partly due to the path beaten by the Williams sistersTwenty-two years ago in Indian Wells, a 16-year-old Venus Williams, still ranked only 211th in the world, was reeling from a brutal loss to Lindsay Davenport when she was asked about t...
01:51, 07/03/2019

Italian Open: Konta beats Stephens but faces Venus Williams in second match of day Konta beats Stephens 6-7, 6-4, 6-1Osaka beats Cibulkova 6-3, 6-3Johanna Konta came back from a set down to beat Sloane Stephens for arguably the best win of her career in the second round at the Italian Open. However, she must return to the court later on Thursday to face Venus Williams.After her ma...
14:17, 05/16/2019

Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from the 2019 Western & Southern Open Citing fatigue following his Rogers Cup title in Montreal Sunday, Rafael Nadal, the No. 2-ranked player in the world, has withdrawn from the W&S Open        ...
23:51, 08/12/2019

Roger Federer cruises into third round at the 2019 Western & Southern Open Play was suspended for 61 minutes Tuesday night, which is exactly how long Roger Federer needed to win his 2019 Western & Southern Open debut        ...
09:18, 08/14/2019

World No. 1 Naomi Osaka withdraws mid-match from Western & Southern Open with injury Early in the third set of a quarterfinal match Friday on Center Court, World No. 1 Naomi Osaka injured her left knee and could not continue        ...
10:00, 08/17/2019

Roger Federer loses in Round of 16 to Andrey Rublev at the Western & Southern Open Roger Federer, a seven-time tournament champion, was eliminated from the Western & Southern Open in straight sets by Russian qualifier Andrey Rublev.        ...
07:34, 08/16/2019

No. 1 Novak Djokovic begins Western & Southern Open title defense in win over Sam Querrey Novak Djokovic began his Western & Southern Open title defense with a win over Sam Querrey in straight set Tuesday night on Center Court        ...
09:18, 08/14/2019

2017 Western & Southern Open champ Grigor Dimitrov ousted by Stan Wawrinka in three sets The 2017 Men's Western & Southern Open champion Grigor Dimitrov led off Tuesday's play with a match against Stan Wawrinka        ...
09:18, 08/14/2019

Andreescu upsets Bertens, advances to Rogers Cup quarterfinals Canadian teen Bianca Andreescu upset fifth seed Kiki Bertens to move into the quarterfinal of the Rogers Cup in her home city of Toronto on Thursday....
05:34, 08/09/2019

'Mother, champion': Serena Williams causes stir again with French Open outfit 23-time grand slam champion wears bold outfit in ParisAmerican attracted criticism from officials last yearA year after Serena caused a stir at the French Open with her Black Panther catsuit, the American chose another bold outfit for her first-round match at the tournament.The 23-time grand slam ch...
20:51, 05/27/2019

Venus stuns holder Bertens in Cincinnati, Serena withdraws Former world number one Venus Williams, playing what she called "smart" tennis, beat defending champion Kiki Bertens 6-3 3-6 7-6(4) in the second round of the Cincinnati Masters on Tuesday before her sister Serena withdrew due to back problems....
20:34, 08/14/2019

Defending champion Kvitova through to 3rd round in Madrid Defending champion Petra Kvitova has defeated Kristina Mladenovic in two sets to reach the third round of the Madrid Open        ...
23:34, 05/06/2019

Halep in haste as defending champion swings into last eight Defending champion Simona Halep hurried into the French Open quarter-finals by sweeping aside Polish teenager Iga Swiatek in a 6-1 6-0 victory on Monday....
22:34, 06/03/2019

Defending champion Kvitova reaches 2nd round in Madrid Defending champion Petra Kvitova has opened her title defense in the Madrid Open with a 6-1, 6-4 first-round win over American Sofia Kenin        ...
01:00, 05/05/2019

The Latest: Defending champion Kerber loses at Wimbledon Unseeded American Laura Davis came from a set down to knock out defending champion Angelique Kerber in the second round of Wimbledon        ...
18:51, 07/04/2019

Defending champion Thomas crashes again in Tour de France Defending Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas suffered his third crash in this year's race when he hit the ground during the 16th stage on Tuesday....
15:51, 07/23/2019

Deep field takes aim at dethroning defending champion U.S. The Women's World Cup will be the biggest yet, and the hardest to win. Nearly half of the 24 entrants have a shot to replace the United States as champion....
23:34, 06/04/2019

Women's round-up: Gauff secures dream debut win over five-time champion Venus "Fifteen-year-old Cori Gauff clinched one of the great Wimbledon upsets as she defeated five-time champion Venus Williams on the opening day on Court One."...
22:00, 07/01/2019

Venus Williams to make Birmingham debut "Five-times Wimbledon champion Venus Williams will play in the Birmingham grasscourt event later this month, which will be shown live on Eurosport, after accepting a wildcard."...
22:00, 06/10/2019

Minor hiccup as defending champion Halep advances in Paris Simona Halep dealt with the emotions and pressure of being the defending champion as she overcame a second-set blip to kick off her French Open campaign with a 6-2 3-6 6-1 win over Australian Ajla Tomljanovic on Tuesday....
21:17, 05/28/2019

Defending champion Kerber outclasses tricky compatriot at Wimbledon Defending champion Angelique Kerber needed to call upon all her cunning and experience to navigate her way 6-4 6-3 through an awkward first-round encounter with German compatriot Tatjana Maria on Tuesday....
19:34, 07/02/2019

| Defending champion Halep reaches quarters with 45-minute thrashing Defending champion Simona Halep has reached her fourth French Open quarter-final on Monday with a 45-minute thrashing of Polish teenager Iga Swiatek....
20:34, 06/03/2019

Defending champion Tony Romo leads celebrity event Defending champion Tony Romo birdied six of his final 11 holes to take the first-round lead in the American Century Championship at Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course        ...
05:00, 07/13/2019

The Latest: Venus Williams out of mixed doubles at Wimbledon Venus Williams lost for the second time at this year's Wimbledon tournament, eliminated from mixed doubles in the second round        ...
21:34, 07/08/2019

Venus Williams to play San Jose for second straight year Venus Williams has committed to play in San Jose later this month, her second straight appearance in the event        ...
07:00, 07/17/2019

#TheBreakaway - A great day for Geraint Thomas as defending champion flies under the radar "In #TheBreakaway after Stage 6 of the 2019 Tour de France, Orla Chennaoui, Brian Smith and Adam Blythe discuss La Planche des Belles Filles, Giulio Ciccone going into yellow (01:40), and Thibaut Pinot’s strong performance (04:20). Luke Rowe talks to Matt Stephens (05:55), Geraint Thomas is the big ...
19:34, 07/11/2019

| Teenager Gauff stuns veteran Venus Williams at Wimbledon Cori Gauff, at 15 the youngest ever qualifier for the Wimbledon singles, pulled off a major shock on Monday beating five-time champion Venus Williams....
22:34, 07/01/2019

Cori Gauff, 15, defeats Venus Williams in Wimbledon first round American tennis prodigy Cori Gauff, 15, defeated Venus Williams in the first round of Wimbledon on Monday, becoming the youngest to win a match at the tournament since 1991....
22:00, 07/01/2019

Serena Williams beats sister Venus for second Wimbledon title Serena Williams on beating sister Venus to clinch her second straight Wimbledon title in 2003. Republished as part of CNN World Sport's 25th anniversary....
00:17, 04/29/2019

Venus Williams is coming to The Bronx for World TeamTennis match When the New York Empire from World TeamTennis gets its season underway, it will feature some star-studded matches. Venus Williams and the Washington Kastles will visit the Empire’s home court, the Cary Leeds Center for Tennis & Learning in The Bronx, on July 19 at 6:30 p.m. The Empire is coached by...
20:00, 05/21/2019

Meet Cori Gauff, the 15-year-old who beat Venus Williams 15-year-old tennis prodigy Cori 'Coco' Gauff, the youngest woman ever to qualify for the draw at Wimbledon, took down Venus Williams in the first round....
18:51, 07/02/2019

Cori Gauff, 15, eclipses Venus Williams in Wimbledon first round • American youngster wins 6-4, 6-4 on Court One• Glimpse of future as five-time SW19 champion beatenThe 15-year-old American Cori Gauff produced one of the biggest opening-day upsets in Wimbledon history on Monday as she upended five-times champion Venus Williams 6-4, 6-4 in the first round.The teen...
23:00, 07/01/2019

Tennis star Venus Williams settles lawsuit over fatal crash Court records show tennis star Venus Williams has settled a wrongful death lawsuit related to a 2017 fatal car crash in Florida.        ...
01:17, 05/16/2019

Coco Gauff stuns Venus Williams in inspiring Wimbledon statement Cori “Coco” Gauff made history last week by becoming the youngest qualifier for Wimbledon in the Open Era at 15 years and 122 days old. She did not stop there. Her young age didn’t stop her from toppling one of the game’s icons on Monday, an icon who first inspired her to play tennis. Gauff......
21:34, 07/01/2019

Serena Williams wins clay opener; sister Venus next in Rome Serena Williams opened her clay-court season with a routine 6-4, 6-2 win over Swedish qualifier Rebecca Peterson in the first round of the Italian Open        ...
21:17, 05/13/2019

Brilliant Julian Williams upsets Jarrett Hurd to lift two world titles Julian Williams outpoints Jarrett Hurd to become the new WBA and IBF super-welterweight champion of the world The post Brilliant Julian Williams upsets Jarrett Hurd to lift two world titles appeared first on Boxing News....
11:17, 05/12/2019

Wimbledon 2019: Cori Gauff, 15, defeats Venus Williams; Osaka upset Fifteen-year-old Cori Gauff, making her Wimbledon debut, earned a stunning straight-sets win over seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams on Monday....
22:51, 07/01/2019

Cori Gauff, 15, facing idol Venus Williams in historic Wimbledon clash Cori "Coco" Gauff will face one of her idols in her historic Wimbledon debut Monday after the 15-year-old tennis star drew Venus Williams at the All England Club....
18:51, 07/01/2019

Wimbledon: Youngest ever qualifier Cori Gauff defeats idol Venus Williams The 15-year-old US player dispatched seasoned tennis ace Venus Williams in two straight sets. Meanwhile, it was a disappointing start to the Grand Slam tournament for some top German names....
09:17, 07/02/2019

Venus Williams Reacts to Stunning Wimbledon Loss as 15-Year-Old Coco Gauff Praises Her ''Idol'' Venus Williams is reacting to her shocking loss in the first round at Wimbledon. Following the match in which she lost to Cori "Coco" Gauff, the five-time Wimbledon champ sat......
04:00, 07/02/2019

Bertens retires from French Open second-round match Dutch fourth seed Kiki Bertens, one of the pre-tournament favorites, retired due to illness from her second-round match against Slovakian Viktoria Kuzmova on Wednesday....
19:17, 05/29/2019

Halep to face Bertens in Madrid Open final "Simona Halep reached her fourth Madrid Open final with a 6-2, 7-6(2), 6-0 win over Belinda Bencic, while Kiki Bertens beat Sloane Stephens 6-2 7-5 in straight sets on Friday."...
00:34, 05/11/2019

Teichmann beats top-seeded Bertens to win Palermo Open Jil Teichmann of Switzerland beat top-seeded Kiki Bertens in straight sets to win the Palermo Ladies Open on Sunday       ...
23:17, 07/28/2019

Konta beats Bertens to reach Italian Open semifinals Johanna Konta rallied past sixth-seeded Kiki Bertens 5-7, 7-5, 6-2 in nearly three hours to reach the Italian Open final for the biggest clay-court result of her career        ...
17:17, 05/18/2019

Top-seeded Bertens reaches semifinals at Palermo Ladies Open Top-seeded Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands beat Jasmine Paolini on Friday to reach the semifinals of the Palermo Ladies Open        ...
06:17, 07/27/2019

Madrid Open: Djokovic in final, Bertens wins women's title Novak Djokovic defeated Dominic Thiem in straight sets to reach the Madrid Open final for the third time        ...
22:34, 05/11/2019

ATP roundup: Delbonis upsets Cuevas at Swedish Open Federico Delbonis of Argentina recorded a 6-4, 6-4 victory over third-seeded Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay on Thursday to advance to the quarterfinals of the Swedish Open at Bastad....
03:17, 07/19/2019

Thiem upsets Nadal to reach Barcelona Open final Dominic Thiem has defeated Rafael Nadal in two sets in the semifinal of the Barcelona Open, becoming the first player other than Novak Djokovic to defeat the Spaniard on clay four times        ...
19:51, 04/28/2019

Kohlschreiber upsets Khachanov at Munich Open, Kudla beaten Former champion Philipp Kohlschreiber held on to upset the second-seeded Karen Khachanov 7-6 (6), 6-4 and reach the quarterfinals of the Munich Open on Thursday        ...
00:51, 05/03/2019

ATP roundup: Andreozzi upsets Karlovic at Hall of Fame Open Argentina's Guido Andreozzi upset sixth-seeded Ivo Karlovic 7-6 (6), 7-6 (7) on Monday in the opening round of the Hall of Fame Open at Newport, R.I....
10:17, 07/16/2019

Meet Cori 'Coco' Gauff, the 15-year-old who beat Venus Williams Cori 'Coco' Gauff opened a lot of eyes when she toppled Venus Williams at Wimbledon, but you shouldn't be surprised that the 15-year-old is taking tennis by storm.        ...
21:00, 07/03/2019

Chile’s Garin upsets Cecchinato to reach Munich Open final MUNICH (AP) — Chilean outsider Cristian Garin extended his remarkable run at the Munich Open by reaching the final after beating third-seeded Marco Cecchinato 6-2, 6-4 on Saturday. Garin saved both break points he faced after rain delayed play twice in the second set on the outdoor clay. Ranked No. ...
21:17, 05/04/2019

Who is the 15-year-old who beat 39-year-old Venus Williams at Wimbledon? In her Grand Slam debut, Cori Gauff, 15, upset Venus Williams in the first round at Wimbledon on Monday. Gauff is the tournament's youngest player.       ...
21:17, 07/01/2019

Chile's Garin upsets Cecchinato to reach Munich Open final Chilean outsider Cristian Garin extended his remarkable run at the Munich Open by reaching the final after beating third-seeded Marco Cecchinato in straight sets        ...
01:17, 05/05/2019

Sofia Kenin and Katerina Siniakova Follow French Open Upsets With Letdowns The women who beat Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka bowed out in the fourth round. Instead, Ashleigh Barty and Madison Keys reached the quarterfinals....
18:51, 06/03/2019

French Open 2019 day one: Venus v Svitolina, Federer wins on return – live! Federer beats Lorenzo Sonego 6-2, 6-4, 6-4Report: Kerber defeated in first roundEmail Daniel or tweet @DanielHarris 5.35pm BST Svitlolina gets to 40-15, then nets a forehand playing her first match point... 5.34pm BST Fucsovics broke Schwartzman back immediately, so they’re 1-1 in the fourth, the la...
18:51, 05/26/2019

Emotional Serena Williams retires from Rogers Cup final, and the champion comforts her Serena Williams retired early in the first set of her Rogers Cup final match against Biana Andreescu in Toronto on Sunday.        ...
23:51, 08/12/2019

Dominic Thiem upsets top-seed Novak Djokovic to reach second consecutive French Open final No. 1 Novak Djokovic fell in five sets to Dominic Thiem, who will play in the French Open final for the second consecutive year.       ...
17:00, 06/08/2019

Defending champ David Toms shoots 62 at US Senior Open SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Defending champion David Toms shot an 8-under 62 in the first round of the 40th U.S. Senior Open for the early lead. He finished with 10 birdies and two bogeys on the Warren Golf Course at Notre Dame. The 52-year-old Toms was two shots ahead of Kirk Triplett and three up on V...
22:17, 06/27/2019

Defending champ Zverev off to winning start at Munich Open Two-time defending champion Alexander Zverev stretched his winning streak at the Munich Open to nine matches with a 7-5, 6-1 win over Argentina's Juan Ignacio Londero on Wednesday        ...
21:34, 05/01/2019

ATP roundup: Defending champ Gasquet survives at Libema Open Defending champion and No. 8 seed Richard Gasquet withstood 21 aces by Slovenia's Aljaz Bedene and rallied for a 6-7 (3), 7-6 (5), 6-4 win Tuesday in the first round of the Libema Open in s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands....
21:34, 06/11/2019

Defending champ Jutanugarn learns from last US Women's Open Defending U.S. Women's Open champion Ariya Jutanugarn looking to avoid big collapse after needing 4-hole playoff to win last year        ...
21:00, 05/29/2019

Gary Woodland holds off defending champ Brooks Koepka to win U.S. Open at Pebble Beach Gary Woodland won his first major by holding off two-time defending U.S. Open champion Brooks Koepka in the final round at Pebble Beach.        ...
05:51, 06/17/2019

American Teen Amanda Anisimova's Singular Backhand Tore Up The Defending French Open Champ Amanda Anisimova has a good backhand, so good as to foreclose any technical critique from the peanut gallery. She’s 17 years old and it has already been described by tennis commentators, perhaps accurately, as the best backhand on tour, and, hyperbolically, as the best of all time. I’ll leave those ...
21:34, 06/06/2019

Climate protesters storm open-pit mine in western Germany Hundreds of climate change activists broke through a police cordon and stormed into one of Germany’s biggest lignite coal mines Saturday, two days after European Union leaders failed to agree on a plan to make the bloc’s economy carbon neutral by 2050...
17:51, 06/22/2019

No problem for U.S. Open champion Woodland U.S. Open winner Gary Woodland is enjoying life as a newly-crowned major champion but has quickly realized that the biggest adjustment since his breakthrough victory may just be finding out how to say no....
23:51, 06/26/2019

Who is Gary Woodland? What you need to know about the new U.S. Open champion Not everyone knows Woodland. From his family to his love of basketball to his near misses on the PGA Tour, here's a look at the 2019 U.S. Open champion....
17:51, 06/17/2019

Former champion Kuznetsova added to U.S. Open field Russia's Svetlana Kuznetsova, the 2004 U.S. Open champion, has been added to the main draw of this year's tournament after the withdrawal of Slovakia's Dominika Cibulkova....
00:17, 08/13/2019

Former champion Kuznetsova added to US Open field "Russia\u0027s Svetlana Kuznetsova, the 2004 US Open champion, has been added to the main draw of this year\u0027s tournament after the withdrawal of Slovakia\u0027s Dominika Cibulkova."...
20:34, 08/12/2019

Golf: Lee6 stands alone as U.S. Women's Open champion Lee Jeong-eun had a '6' added to her surname on the Korean women's golf tour to differentiate her from the five others that joined the circuit before her....
06:17, 06/03/2019

French Open trophy gaffe gives Australia another champion When Ash Barty won the French Open title on Saturday she thought she was the first Australian woman to lift the Coupe Suzanne Lenglen since Margaret Court in 1973....
15:34, 06/09/2019

British Open champion Francesco Molinari has one regret about tattoo he got when he was 18 Champion Golfer of the Year for 2018, Francesco Molinari has a tattoo, which he got when he was 18. But he has a regret about getting it.       ...
15:51, 07/15/2019

The Latest: Italian Open champion Pliskova loses to Martic The latest on the French Open: Second-seeded Karolina Pliskova eliminated from French Open, ensuring that Naomi Osaka will hold onto the No. 1 ranking        ...
14:51, 05/31/2019

Tennis: Clay field wide open for new women's champion Want to know who will win the women's French Open? Stick a pin in the draw. That cliche has seldom rang more true than at this year's Roland Garros, where no players stand out and few seem to be hitting form in the run up to the year's second major....
00:17, 05/25/2019

U.S. Women's Open champion will earn $1 million for the first time The winner of this week's U.S. Women's Open will receive a $1 million prize, the largest winner's check in women's major championship history.        ...
07:00, 05/29/2019

| Snookered: Ex-world champion Murphy flops in Open golf bid Former snooker world champion Shaun Murphy and ex-international cricketer Sean Ervine have failed to make the cut for the British Open golf tournament....
22:17, 06/24/2019

Azarenka hands former French Open champion Ostapenko another first-round exit Jelena Ostapenko suffered her second successive first-round loss at the French Open since winning the 2017 title as she was beaten by former world number one Victoria Azarenka on Tuesday....
19:51, 05/28/2019

French Open champion Barty makes smooth transition to grass French Open champion Ashleigh Barty made a smooth transition from Parisian clay to British lawns as the Australian opened her grasscourt campaign with an impressive 6-3 6-4 victory over Croatia's Donna Vekic on Wednesday....
15:17, 06/19/2019

U.S. Open champion Gary Woodland finds inspiration in words of friend Amy Bockerstette Amy Bockerstette, a Phoenix golfer who has Down syndrome, and U.S. Open champion Gary Woodland have developed a close bond.       ...
06:51, 06/17/2019

Meet Hinako Shibuno: 10 things to know about the Women's British Open champion Hinako Shibuno, a 20-year-old from Japan, landed with grace and guts on the world golf stage with her victory in the 2019 Women's British Open.        ...
05:51, 08/05/2019

Francesco Molinari's team of experts making sure the Open champion takes it in his stride The Ibis Earls Court is an unlikely starting point from which to plot an The Open defence, but last Wednesday morning Francesco Molinari stopped outside the hotel after a short drive from his home to pick up his caddie, Pello Iguaran Valle....
15:51, 07/17/2019

The Open champion Shane Lowry targets Ryder Cup glory after maiden Major triumph Shane Lowry has targeted making fellow Irishman Padraig Harrington's European Ryder Cup team his No1 goal after claiming a first major title at The Open....
12:34, 07/22/2019

Serena Williams withdraws in Rome but says she will be fit for French Open American has been dealing with a knee injury this yearWorld No11 had been due to face her sister, VenusSerena Williams has withdrawn from the Premier 5 tournament in Rome, the last big event before this month’s French Open.Williams said she has been dealing with a knee injury. “I must withdraw from ...
22:00, 05/14/2019

Williams and Osaka to meet for first time since US Open final "Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka advanced to the Rogers Cup quarter-finals on Thursday to set up their first meeting since the American\u0027s infamous row with an umpire overshadowed last year\u0027s U.S. Open final."...
22:51, 08/09/2019

Serena Williams wrote to Naomi Osaka after US Open loss Something was keeping Serena Williams from moving forward after her loss to Naomi Osaka in last year's US Open final. She believed she owed Osaka an apology, Williams revealed in an essay published Tuesday in Harper's BAZAAR....
21:17, 07/09/2019

| Osaka pays tribute to Williams after veteran gets US Open revenge Serena Williams defeated Naomi Osaka in their Rogers Cup quarter-final on Friday as the pair met for the first time since their infamous US Open final last year....
15:17, 08/10/2019

FRENCH OPEN '19: Serena Williams tries again for 24th major The AP takes a look at some of the women to watch at the 2019 French Open, including 23-time Grand Slam title winner Serena Williams, No. 1 Naomi Osaka and defending champion Simona Halep        ...
19:34, 05/22/2019

Serena Williams faces Naomi Osaka for first time since the US Open Williams to play Osaka in Rogers Cup quarter-finalsUS Open final was overshadowed by Williams’ row with umpireSerena Williams and Naomi Osaka will play each other on Friday for the first time since the American’s infamous row with an umpire overshadowed last year’s US Open final.Osaka won her first ...
12:34, 08/09/2019

Serena Williams flirts with disaster at French Open — and then she screams PARIS — This was one mistake too far for Serena Williams. Sure, the bad backhand put her behind only 15-30 at the outset of the second set of her opening match at Roland Garros on Monday. What made the miscue so bothersome? She’d already dropped the first set against 83rd-ranked Vitalia Diatch...
21:34, 05/27/2019

Serena Williams Shares The Apology She Sent To Naomi Osaka After U.S. Open Serena Williams, currently in the middle of another Wimbledon title hunt, has an essay out in Harper’s Bazaar today that lays out the emotional aftermath of her 2018 U.S. Open final. That match, which resulted in the first major title for then-20-year-old Naomi Osaka, was marred by a long umpire dis...
01:17, 07/10/2019

Serena Williams, Naomi Osaka upset at French Open Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka -- the grand slam leader in the professional tennis era and newcomer who had surged to the last two majors -- both exited the French Open on Saturday in a double shock....
22:00, 06/01/2019

Serena Williams out of French Open in stunning early exit PARIS — Serena Williams’ quest for a 24th Grand Slam title ended with her earliest loss at a major tournament in five years. Williams was outplayed in the third round of the French Open by 20-year-old American Sofia Kenin, who used clean, deep groundstrokes to put together the 6-2, 7-5 upset S...
23:51, 06/01/2019

The Latest: Serena Williams reaches 3rd round at French Open Serena Williams advanced to the third round of the French Open by beating Kurumi Nara 6-3, 6-2 on Court Philippe Chatrier        ...
16:00, 05/30/2019

Williams defeats Osaka in rematch of controversial US Open final Serena Williams progressed to the semifinals of the Rogers Cup by defeating Naomi Osaka 6-3 6-4, the first time the pair had met since the infamous US Open final in September last year....
07:17, 08/13/2019

‘If you guys really want it’: Serena Williams keeps door open to Murray partnership • American says she could play mixed doubles• Williams praises Murray’s support for womenSerena Williams has kept the door open that she could play mixed doubles with Andy Murray at Wimbledon, telling reporters: “If you guys really want it, then maybe I’ll do it”.Murray, who is back on tour five mon...
21:51, 07/02/2019

Serena Williams Pulls Out of the Italian Open With a Knee Injury It was the third straight tournament that Williams, 37, had withdrawn from because of physical problems. The French Open starts in less than two weeks....
23:34, 05/14/2019

2019 French Open: Osaka Escapes Again; Serena Williams Rolls After losing the first set and being a break down in the second, the top-ranked Osaka rallied to beat the former No. 1 Victoria Azarenka, 4-6, 7-5, 6-3....
22:34, 05/30/2019

Sofia Kenin defeats Serena Williams in French Open upset Williams, who was going for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title, was knocked out by the rising 20-year-old American, who advanced to the fourth round of a major for the first time....
02:34, 06/02/2019

Serena Williams recalls US Open meltdown in essay, thought she was 'doing the right thing' Serena Williams penned an essay about her outburst at the 2018 U.S. Open, in which she accused the chair umpire of sexism after being penalized on three separate occasions....
16:17, 07/09/2019

Serena Williams survives Vitalia Diatchenko in first round of French Open Serena Williams fought back from a first-set loss to beat Vitalia Diatchenko in three sets in the first round of the 2019 French Open on Monday in Paris....
03:51, 05/28/2019

Serena Williams wrote to Naomi Osaka to 'find peace' after US Open final American says she sought therapy after backlash from matchWilliams is into Wimbledon semi-final after win on TuesdaySerena Williams says she sent an apology to Naomi Osaka for her behavior in last year’s US Open final. Osaka, who was 20 at the time, won her first grand slam title against Williams bu...
19:51, 07/09/2019

Serena Williams steps up to dispatch Kurumi Nara in French Open second round Serena Williams produced a much more convincing display than in the first round to defeat Japanese qualifier Kurumi Nara 6-3 6-2 at the French Open on Thursday....
17:00, 05/30/2019

Serena Williams bests Naomi Osaka in Rogers Cup rematch of US Open final Williams reaches Rogers Cup semi-finals with win over OsakaAndreescu is first Canadian semi-finalist at event since 1979Serena Williams advanced to the Rogers Cup semi-finals Friday night, beating soon-to-be-top-ranked Naomi Osaka of Japan 6-3, 6-4 at breezy at York University.Playing her first even...
19:51, 08/10/2019

Serena Williams defeats Naomi Osaka in rematch of controversial US Open final Serena Williams progressed to the semifinals of the Rogers Cup on Friday by defeating Naomi Osaka 6-3 6-4, the first time the pair had met since the infamous US Open final in September of last year....
03:51, 08/14/2019

Watch: Serena Williams dominates, Naomi Osaka survives at French Open Serena Williams easily advanced into the third round, while top-ranked Naomi Osaka escaped another upset loss at the 2019 French Open on Thursday in Paris....
20:17, 05/30/2019

Serena Williams takes down No. 1 Simona Halep, reaches Australian Open quarterfinals Serena Williams fights to a 6-1, 4-6, 6-4 fourth-round win against top-ranked Simona Halep at the Australian Open.        ...
01:17, 05/16/2019

Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka react after crashing out of French Open – video Serena Williams says she is surprised to have been knocked out of the French Open in the third round. The three-times champion and winner of 23 grand slams was beaten 6-2, 7-5, by 20-year-old compatriot Sofia Kenin, who is ranked 35th in the world.Meanwhile, Naomi Osaka also crashed out of the tourn...
02:00, 06/02/2019

American Sofia Kenin, 20, shocks Serena Williams in third round of French Open Serena Williams lost in stunning fashion Saturday in the third round of the French Open against 20-year-old American Sofia Kenin, falling in straight sets, 6-2, 7-5.        ...
18:51, 06/02/2019

French Open: Uncertainty Over Serena Williams Fitness, Naomi Osaka Form Serena Williams heads into this year's French Open with questions surrounding her fitness while Naomi Osaka needs to rediscover her best form to solidify her position at the top of the women's game....
18:00, 05/23/2019

Serena Williams withdraws from Miami Open, citing a left knee injury Serena Williams withdraws from the Miami Open, blaming a left knee injury. She retired from a match two weeks ago because of a viral illness.        ...
01:17, 05/16/2019

Kiki the social robot is a mechanical animal who wants to be your friend Not everyone has the space, money or quite honestly patience to foster a rambunctious Aibo. But that doesn't mean you'll have to spend the rest of your days alone. The forthcoming Kiki from Zoetic AI offers an equally rewarding and, with a $1499 pric......
19:17, 07/30/2019

How Kiki VanDeWeghe handles NBA lottery’s biggest secret Ex-Knick Kiki VanDeWeghe is the NBA’s executive VP who is in his sixth season moderating the behind-the-scenes actual ping-pong-ball lottery drawing and has an interesting viewpoint of how the NBA draft lottery works. He gives his thought about the process, the anticipation and the changes ahead of ...
04:00, 05/12/2019

Serena Williams overcomes slow start to make smooth progress in Italian Open • Williams beats qualifier in comeback game from injury• Konta eases through, but Edmund out in first roundSerena Williams fell behind 3-1 in the first set before opening her clay court season with a routine 6-4, 6-2 win over Swedish qualifier Rebecca Peterson on Monday in the first round of the Ita...
18:17, 05/13/2019

Meet Sofia Kenin, the 20-year-old American who upset Serena Williams at the French Open Here are a few things to know about Sofia Kenin, the woman who knocked Serena Williams out of the French Open in Saturday's third round.        ...
02:17, 06/02/2019

Serena Williams moved past U.S. Open controversy after therapy and an apology to Naomi Osaka Williams, 37, writes in a first-person essay in Harper's Bazaar that she reached out to Naomi Osaka, who won the U.S. Open final after Williams was penalized for arguing with a chair umpire....
23:17, 07/09/2019

Serena Williams wore a custom Virgil Abloh outfit during her first round French Open win Photo by Tim Clayton/Corbis via Getty Images Serena Williams won her first round French Open match on Monday. But the main talking point after her three sets win was not how she bounced back from a disastrous first set, but what she wore while she played. Williams wore a Virgil Abloh outfit that wa...
00:51, 05/28/2019

Report: Jason Day hiring Tiger Woods' former caddie Steve Williams for U.S. Open Jason Day is working with Tiger Woods' former longtime caddie, Steve Williams, according to Golf Channel. They will team up for next week's U.S. Open.       ...
00:00, 06/09/2019

French Open: Naomi Osaka Survives; Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams Stroll Naomi Osaka held her nerve, despite squandering two match points late in the deciding set, to secure a clash against Katerina Siniakova of the Czech Republic....
02:34, 05/31/2019

Serena Williams debuts zebra-striped outfit in bold fashion statement at French Open One year after her French Open catsuit stirred up controversy, Serena Williams was back at Rowland Garros Monday making another bold fashion statement.        ...
22:00, 05/27/2019

| 'Pretty good' says US Open good-guy champion Woodland A lifetime of work came to fruition for Gary Woodland at Pebble Beach, where the 35-year-old from Kansas captured his first major title at the 119th US Open....
14:51, 06/17/2019

'She's Your Queen to Be': KiKi Layne and Leslie Jones Are the Latest Talents Coming 2 America Looks like one of our most beloved films is getting some fresh female energy for its reboot; according to The Hollywood Reporter, If Beale Street Could Talk’s KiKi Layne and Saturday Night Live’s Leslie Jones will be joining the cast of Coming 2 America!...
03:00, 08/09/2019

Harry Potter meets Kiki’s Delivery Service in the breathtaking Witch Hat Atelier It’s easy for adults to forget the magic of art when they’re constantly being bombarded by media from every direction. But for kids discovering the world for the first time, a picture book or a cartoon or a song is extraordinary, something conjured from nothing that evokes an emotional response they...
19:51, 05/14/2019

After French Open drama, Dominic Thiem complains, says Serena Williams has 'bad personality' French Open officials moved Dominic Thiem to a smaller interview room to make way for Serena Williams on Saturday. He was not happy.        ...
22:00, 06/03/2019

Serena Williams said she owed Naomi Osaka an apology after the US Open. Osaka's response brought her to tears Something was keeping Serena Williams from moving forward after her loss to Naomi Osaka in last year's US Open final. She believed she owed Osaka an apology, Williams revealed in an essay published Tuesday in Harper's BAZAAR....
00:17, 07/10/2019

60 Second Pro: Bertens' tips for top-spin forehand "In the latest 60 Second Pro, Kiki Bertens - tipped by many to triumph at Roland Garros - gives her expert tips on how to dominate with the top-spin forehand."...
22:17, 05/27/2019

WTA roundup: Bertens rolls into Palmero quarters Top-seeded Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands cruised into the quarter-finals of the Palermo (Italy) Ladies Open, routing Serbia's Aleksandra Krunic 6-3, 6-1 in the second round Thursday....
05:51, 07/26/2019

WTA roundup: Bertens to play for Palermo crown Top-seeded Dutch Kiki Bertens will play for her third title of the season and 10th overall after downing Spain's Paula Badosa in straight sets Saturday at the Palermo Ladies Open in Italy....
07:17, 07/28/2019

Bertens drops only 1 game in Palermo opener Top-seeded Kiki Bertens rolled to a 6-0, 6-1 win over Ekaterine Gorgodze in the opening round of the Palermo Ladies Open        ...
05:34, 07/24/2019

No sweat for Nadal and Federer, Bertens pulls out Defending champion Rafael Nadal continued to chomp his way through the French Open draw on Wednesday and Roger Federer also maintained his smooth progress into the third round....
23:51, 05/29/2019

Bertens beat Krunic to reach Palermo quarterfinals Top-seeded Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands beat Serbian Aleksandra Krunic on Thursday to reach the quarterfinals of the Palermo Ladies Open        ...
01:51, 07/26/2019

Bertens beats Badosa to reach final against Teichmann Top-seeded Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands beat Paula Badosa 6-1, 7-5 Saturday to reach the final of the Palermo Ladies Open        ...
23:51, 07/27/2019

WTA roundup: Bertens to face Riske in Libema final Top-seeded Kiki Bertens will play for her third title of the season after dispatching Kazakhstan qualifier Elena Rybakina in the semifinals of Libema Open at 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands....
00:34, 06/16/2019

Bertens earns flawless Madrid triumph with win over Halep Kiki Bertens won the biggest title of her career on Saturday, beating Simona Halep 6-4 6-4 in the Madrid Open final while also becoming the first woman ever to win the championship without dropping a set....
06:34, 05/12/2019

Clijsters backs Bertens as contender for Roland Garros title "Eurosport pundit Kim Clijsters says the women’s competition at Roland Garros is “wide open” as defending champion Simona Halep returns without former coach Darren Cahill."...
17:34, 05/25/2019

| Bertens wins in Madrid, halts Halep push for top spot The Netherlands' Kiki Bertens pulled off a surprise victory over Simona Halep to win the Madrid Open, denying the Romanian a return to the top of the world rankings....
21:51, 05/11/2019

10 great heavyweight upsets Andy Ruiz Jnr’s incredible victory over Anthony Joshua joins the pantheon of great heavyweight upsets The post 10 great heavyweight upsets appeared first on Boxing News....
21:17, 06/05/2019

Riske stuns home favourite Bertens to lift title in Rosmalen "American Alison Riske recovered from an opening set bagel and saved five championship points as she stunned home favourite Kiki Bertens 0-6 7-6(3) 7-5 to lift the Open title in Rosmalen on Sunday."...
17:34, 06/16/2019

Friedsam sets up Bertens clash at Porsche Tennis Grand Prix "Anna-Lena Friedsam secured a place in the main draw at the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart with victory over Tereza Smitkova in her final qualifier."...
15:34, 05/01/2019

Home favourite Bertens sets up Rosmalen final with American Riske "Dutch top seed Kiki Bertens set her sights on her third WTA title of the season after she eased past Kazakh qualifier Elena Rybakina 6-4 6-4 in the Rosmalen grasscourt semi-finals on Saturday."...
21:51, 06/15/2019

King for a Day upsets Maximum Security Weenedin action failed to answer the question of who's the best 3-year-old in American racing as Maximum Security couldn't hold the lead in the Pegasus Stakes....
05:00, 06/17/2019

BC upsets top-seed Louisville at ACC Tournament DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Dan Metzdorf threw a three-hitter, Jake Alu drove in three runs and Boston College beat top-seeded Louisville 5-1 on Wednesday to earn a spot in the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament semifinals. The 12th-seeded Eagles (31-26) won twice in two days to advance from their three-t...
21:17, 05/22/2019

Women's Round-up: Bertens beats Parmentier to continue fine form on clay "Fourth seed Kiki Bertens progressed to the second round on Court Suzanne-Lenglen with a 6-3 6-4 win against France\u0027s unseeded Pauline Parmentier."...
17:00, 05/27/2019

Tennis: Home favorite Bertens sets up Rosmalen final with American Riske Dutch top seed Kiki Bertens set her sights on her third WTA title of the season after she eased past Kazakh qualifier Elena Rybakina 6-4 6-4 in the Rosmalen grasscourt semi-finals on Saturday....
21:34, 06/15/2019

| Ivory Coast on alert after Cup of Nations upsets Coach Ibrahim Kamara said his Ivory Coast side would be on their guard going into Monday's last-16 encounter with Mali after a string of surprise results at AFCON....
00:00, 07/08/2019

The Latest: Riske upsets No. 1 Barty at Wimbledon Alison Riske came from a set down to upset top-seeded Ash Barty 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 at Wimbledon and reach her first Grand Slam quarterfinal       ...
14:51, 07/08/2019

WTA roundup: Pera upsets Garcia in Lausanne Bernarda Pera stunned second-seeded Caroline Garcia of France 6-2, 6-4 at the Ladies' Open Lausanne on Wednesday to reach the quarterfinals in Lausanne, Switzerland....
23:51, 07/17/2019

ATP roundup: Fritz upsets top seed in Eastbourne Taylor Fritz upended top-seeded Guido Pella of Argentina 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 on Wednesday to reach the quarterfinals at the Nature Valley International in Eastbourne, England....
23:51, 06/26/2019

ATP roundup: Eubanks upsets Johnson in Newport Wild card Christopher Eubanks scored a major upset on Tuesday at the Hall of Fame Open in Newport, R.I., downing fellow American and fifth seed Steve Johnson 7-6 (9), 7-6 (5) to reach the second round....
04:51, 07/17/2019

The Latest: Muchova upsets No. 3 Pliskova at Wimbledon Karolina Muchova narrowly avoided a deciding-set tiebreaker, beating third-seeded Karolina Pliskova 4-6, 7-5, 13-11 to reach the Wimbledon quarterfinals       ...
17:51, 07/08/2019

Friedsam upsets No. 2 seed Cornet in Palermo Unseeded Anna-Lena Friedsam of Germany rallied after she was broken in the opening set to upset No. 2 seed Alize Cornet in the second round of the Palermo Ladies Open        ...
20:51, 07/25/2019

Tennis: American Riske stuns home favorite Bertens to lift title in Rosmalen American Alison Riske recovered from an opening set bagel and saved five championship points as she stunned home favorite Kiki Bertens 0-6 7-6(3) 7-5 to lift the Libema Open title in Rosmalen on Sunday....
17:51, 06/16/2019

Gauff ready to prove that win over Venus is not a one-off When American high school student Cori Gauff began the 2019 season ranked 875 in the world, not many would have given her a second glance let alone predicted that six months later she would set Wimbledon alight....
00:34, 07/02/2019

Athletics: Brown upsets De Grasse in Canadian 100 metres Aaron Brown edged Olympic triple medallist Andre De Grasse in a photo finish to win the 100 metres at the Canadian championships/world trials in Montreal on Friday....
10:00, 07/27/2019

Uber's High-Profile IPO Upsets With Weak Debut Uber skidded into the public markets, falling 7.6% below the ride-hailing giant’s already conservative offering price in a bleak debut for the nation’s most valuable startup....
02:00, 05/11/2019

Kownacki defeats Arreola, Pascal upsets Brown Unbeaten heavyweight Adam Kownacki ushers Arreola towards retirement at the Barclays Center The post Kownacki defeats Arreola, Pascal upsets Brown appeared first on Boxing News....
09:17, 08/04/2019

Barty beats Venus to remain on course for No. 1 ranking BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — French Open champion Ashleigh Barty remains on course for the No. 1 ranking after beating seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams 6-4, 6-3 at the Birmingham Classic on Friday. Barty hit five aces in the 85-minute quarterfinal against former No. 1 Williams and stretch...
20:17, 06/21/2019

Venus prevails in opening Cincinnati match "Former world number one Venus Williams moved through the first round of the Cincinnati Masters when she defeated compatriot Lauren Davis in straight sets on Monday."...
05:17, 08/13/2019

Barty closes in on No. 1 spot with victory over Venus "French Open champion Ashleigh Barty warmed up for Wimbledon with a comfortable 6-4 6-3 win over Venus Williams to reach the semi-finals of the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham on Friday."...
02:17, 06/22/2019

Girl, 15, beats Venus and declares: I want to be the greatest Coco Gauff, 15, proclaimed she wanted to be the 'greatest' after beating Venus Williams at Wimbledon but three other younger players with big reputations, Naomi Osaka, Stefanos Tsitsipas and Alexander Zverev, all lost on day one....
08:34, 07/02/2019

Gauff eclipses Venus to steal day one limelight American 15-year-old Cori Gauff stole the show on the opening day of Wimbledon with a debut victory over five-time champion and her inspiration Venus Williams....
00:34, 07/02/2019

"God Help Indian Cricket": BCCI's Notice To Dravid Upsets Ganguly Rahul Dravid is allegedly conflicted as he is the NCA Director and also employed as vice-president of India Cements group, which owns IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings....
14:34, 08/07/2019

Imperious Kipchoge wins in London again as Kosgei upsets favorites Eliud Kipchoge ran the second fastest marathon time ever to clinch his fourth London Marathon title on Sunday, ahead of Britain's Mo Farah who struggled in fifth, while Kenya's Brigid Kosgei impressed to win the women's race....
19:51, 04/28/2019

Unseeded American Kudla upsets 5th-seeded Edmund in Munich Unseeded American player Denis Kudla upset fifth-seeded Kyle Edmund 6-4, 6-3 to reach the second round of the Munich Open Tuesday        ...
20:17, 04/30/2019

Wimbledon 2019: Reilly Opelka Upsets Stan Wawrinka In a tournament filled with early upsets, Opelka, a 21-year-old American, pulled off another one to reach the third round at a major for the first time....
20:51, 07/03/2019

Rublev upsets top-seeded Thiem to reach Hamburg semifinals Top-seeded Dominic Thiem was upset by Andrey Rublev 7-6 (3), 7-6 (5) in the quarterfinals of the Hamburg European Open        ...
19:00, 07/26/2019

Teenager Gauff backs up Venus win to reach third round American 15-year-old Cori "Coco" Gauff showed her stunning first-round defeat of Venus Williams was no flash in the pan as she outclassed Magdalena Rybarikova 6-3 6-3 to reach the third round of Wimbledon on Wednesday....
06:17, 07/04/2019

Possible Federer-Nadal Wimbledon SF; Venus faces 15-year-old Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal set up for a potential semifinal at Wimbledon; Serena Williams in tough quarter of women's bracket        ...
20:34, 06/28/2019

Teenager Gauff set for 'dream' debut against idol Venus "Of all the matches spread across the All England Club when Wimbledon begins on Monday none is more intriguing than the one scheduled for late afternoon on Court One between five-times champion Venus Williams and Cori Gauff."...
18:17, 06/30/2019

Venus beats Serena to 2008 Wimbledon title Venus Williams talks to CNN after beating sister Serena for her fifth Wimbledon singles title in 2008. Republished as part of 25 years of CNN World Sport....
00:17, 04/29/2019

| Svitolina sends Venus packing at Roland Garros Ninth seed Elina Svitolina knocked seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams out of the French Open on Sunday with a comfortable first-round victory....
01:00, 05/27/2019

Venus may have had a climate suitable for life billions of years ago Nowadays, Venus is sweltering with no liquid water on its surface. But billions of years ago it may have had an ocean and a relatively pleasant climate...
20:00, 04/28/2019

| 'My goal is to win Wimbledon,' says teen Gauff after Venus shock Cori Gauff, at 15 the youngest ever qualifier for Wimbledon, is not content with just beating five-time champion Venus Williams - now she wants to win the title....
09:34, 07/02/2019

Tennis: Venus prevails in opening Cincinnati match Former world number one Venus Williams moved through the first round of the Cincinnati Masters when she defeated compatriot Lauren Davis in straight sets on Monday....
00:17, 08/13/2019

Eurovision Village partying upsets nearby mosque worshippers in Ramadan The Eurovision Song Contest has found few fans in a famous mosque in the Israeli host city, where worshippers have complained that the gaudy festivities are disrupting their observances of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan....
18:17, 05/15/2019

Rahul Gandhi's Letter For A Bridge In Wayanad Upsets Local Legislator A letter by Rahul Gandhi, who represents the Wayanad Lok Sabha constituency in Parliament, to district collector AR Ajayakumar requesting a permanent bridge on the Kalindhi river has not gone down......
04:17, 08/04/2019

Upsets rule in weekend racing in Ireland, Coronet wins in France It was a weekend of upsets in the Curragh in Ireland with Aidan O'Brien losing one Group 1 race to his son and winning the other with a horse even he didn't fancy to win....
18:51, 07/01/2019

John Oliver Bakes Cake For Turkmenistan President, Upsets Guinness John Oliver, the US television host who is known for his wicked sense of humour and witty jokes, would have never thought that a funny episode meant to address Turkmenistan President Gurbanguly......
12:51, 08/13/2019

Andy Ruiz Jr. upsets Anthony Joshua in 7th round to win heavyweight titles Andy Ruiz Jr. stunned British boxer Anthony Joshua with a seventh-round technical knockout Saturday night to become the first fighter of Mexican descent to claim the heavyweight title....
03:00, 06/03/2019

Brazil stun U.S. in 4x100m final on day of upsets at IAAF World Relays Paulo Andre Camilo de Oliveira powered Brazil to victory in the men's 4x100m event at the IAAF World Relays in Yokohama, Japan, on Sunday as they finished ahead of a strong United States quartet and world champions Britain....
16:00, 05/12/2019

Watch: Johanna Konta upsets American Sloane Stephens in quarterfinals American Sloane Stephens fell short of reaching back-to-back French Open finals after losing to Johanna Konta in straight sets in the quarterfinals of this year's tournament on Tuesday in Paris....
20:51, 06/04/2019

Konta beats Venus to reach Rome quarter-finals "Johanna Konta beat a third American in the space of four days - and a second in the space of a few hours - defeating Venus Williams 6-2, 6-4 to reach the quarter-finals of the Internazionali BNL D\u0027Italia in Rome."...
18:00, 05/16/2019

How Mercury and Venus can guide our hunt for alien life on exoplanets Earth's nearest neighbours have turned into uninhabitable hellholes. Understanding their transformation will teach us which rocky exoplanets might be fit for life...
13:51, 06/20/2019

| Konta rallies past Stephens to set up Venus clash in Rome Britain's Johanna Konta set up a third round clash with Venus Williams after coming from a set down to beat American Sloane Stephens at the Italian Open....
15:00, 05/16/2019

Cilic upset in straight sets, Venus advances in Cincinnati Marin Cilic ousted in opening round of Western & Southern tennis, Venus Williams advances in straight sets        ...
23:51, 08/12/2019

Serena, Venus set to face off on European clay for first time in nearly 17 years The Williams sisters' last match on red clay came in the 2002 French Open final won by Serena.        ...
05:17, 05/14/2019

Bears on the Moon, Musk Vs. Bezos, and How Venus Became Hell in Space A version of this first appeared as the TIME Space newsletter sent on Aug. 10. There are now bears on the moon. No, really. They’re tiny bears—barely half a millimeter in length—but they’re there. And oh yeah, they may be alive. The bears in question are actually ...
16:36, 08/12/2019

North Korea hackers ‘Venus-121’ behind attack on activists, firm says A South Korean cybersecurity firm has identified a North Korea hacking group that recently launched a spear-phishing attack while impersonating employees of Seoul's unification ministry....
21:17, 05/01/2019

Watch a Venus flytrap catch its prey in slow motion Little Shop of Horrors: See the moment an unsuspecting fly meets its demise, captured by photographer Jamie Cooper in his England home.       ...
18:51, 07/02/2019

Teenager Gauff handed dream Wimbledon debut against Venus Fifteen-year-old American Cori 'Coco' Gauff's dream came true on Friday when she was drawn to play idol and five-time champion Venus Williams in the Wimbledon first round....
18:51, 06/28/2019

School girl Gauff turfs idol Venus out of Wimbledon Cori Gauff served up the perfect excuse for playing hooky from school on Monday as the 15-year-old American caused one of the biggest shocks in Wimbledon history by dispatching Venus Williams 6-4 6-4 in the first round on Monday....
21:51, 07/01/2019

Tennis: Teenager Gauff set for 'dream' debut against idol Venus Of all the matches spread across the All England Club when Wimbledon begins on Monday none is more intriguing than the one scheduled for late afternoon on Court One between five-times champion Venus Williams and Cori Gauff....
18:51, 06/30/2019

Sacha Baron Cohen upsets Roy Moore in first round of $95 million defamation battle D.C. District Judge Thomas Hogan ruled Monday in favor of CBS, Showtime and the actor, who argued that the defamation case brought against them should be transferred to New York....
13:17, 05/01/2019

Henley's Joy upsets, Concrete Rose cements status in weekend turf racing Upsets by Henley's Joy and Preservationist, a status-confirming win by Concrete Rose and a Breeders' Cup "Win and You're In" victory by Promises fulfilled highlight weekend racing in North America....
13:17, 07/08/2019

Trump's China Tariffs To Increase Cost Of Bible, Upsets Religious Groups The trade war that Donald Trump has initiated with China by imposing massive tariffs on the Chinese products has upset one of his core support bases, the influential church community, that fears the......
09:34, 06/26/2019

Almond Eye's defeat tops long list of weekend upsets in Thoroughbred racing Upsets were the norm around the world during the weekend as Almond Eye finished third in the Yasuda Kinen and long shots came home first in the Derby and Oaks in England and the French Derby....
17:00, 06/03/2019

Teenager Cori Gauff handed dream Wimbledon debut against Venus "Fifteen-year-old American Cori \u0027Coco\u0027 Gauff\u0027s dream came true on Friday when she was drawn to play idol and five-time champion Venus Williams in the Wimbledon first round."...
20:51, 06/28/2019

Defending against floods in Bosnia and Herzegovina Five years ago, flooding in the Vrbas River Basin devastated Bosnia and Herzegovina. As climate change makes such extreme weather ever-more likely, the small country is making sure it's better prepared....
18:34, 05/17/2019

Netherlands blank Italy, Sweden upsets Germany to reach Women's World Cup semifinals Sweden stunned two-time Women's World Cup champion Germany and will take on the Netherlands, who reached their first semifinal, on Wednesday.       ...
23:34, 06/29/2019

Beyonce upsets hikers by closing one of the Grand Canyon's most sought-after locations to film new music video Some hikers and tourists are upset with Beyonce after the superstar shut down an exclusive and highly sought after part of the Grand Canyon in order to film her latest music video....
17:51, 07/18/2019

Defending champ Kerber upset in second round Reigning Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber suffered her worst result at the All England Club since 2013, losing in the second round to unseeded American Lauren Davis on Thursday....
19:00, 07/04/2019

England bow out of Under-21 Euros with more sloppy defending vs Croatia England Under-21s concluded their participation in the Under-21 European Championships without a victory after a thrilling 3-3 draw with Croatia on Monday....
04:17, 06/25/2019

DOJ tries to disqualify ex-Obama official from defending China’s Huawei The Justice Department is working to disqualify top Obama department official James Cole from defending the Chinese technology firm Huawei in a high-profile criminal case, according to a new heavily redacted federal court filing on Friday....
05:00, 05/14/2019

Defending intelligence pick, Trump says U.S. spy agencies 'run amok' U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday defended his choice for the next U.S. spy chief as someone who could "rein in" intelligence agencies that "have run amok," fueling concerns Trump seeks assessments that support his own views....
03:17, 07/31/2019

Suspect in FDNY beatdown claims he was defending friend The teen accused of attacking an off-duty FDNY firefighter who told them to stop harassing an elderly couple on the Upper East Side claimed Thursday that he and his pals are the real victims. “He assaulted my friend and I had to defend my friend,” insisted Damir Johnson, 17, as he was led into Manha...
04:34, 05/24/2019

Alex Acosta Does an Absolutely Terrible Job Defending Himself Over Epstein A stammering, soft-spoken Labor Secretary Alex Acosta spent his Wednesday afternoon desperately trying to convince a deeply skeptical public that he acted entirely above board while overseeing alleged child rapist Jeffrey Epstein’s sweetheart plea deal a decade ago....
00:17, 07/11/2019

Defending PGA champ Koepka has confidence of an elite player Tiger Woods spent a half-hour answering all sorts of questions at a packed news conference. Then the room half-emptied when Brooks Koepka came in to meet the media.        ...
19:51, 05/14/2019

Defending champ Ole Miss tops Arkansas 3-2 in SEC Tournament HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Thomas Dillard and Grae Kessinger drove in the tying and go-ahead runs in the eighth and defending Southeastern Conference Tournament champion Mississippi stayed alive Friday with a 3-2 victory over Arkansas. The Rebels (36-24) will play Georgia in the semifinals Saturday. Dillar...
04:51, 05/25/2019

Defending champ Nadal advances to Rogers Cup quarterfinals Top-seeded defending champion Rafael Nadal advanced to the Rogers Cup quarterfinals, beating Argentina's Guido Pella 6-3, 6-4        ...
08:34, 08/09/2019

| Defending champs back for Berg team battle The race for the team title at the Berg River Canoe Marathon has been shaken up as defending champions Graeme Solomon and Adrián Boros are confirmed....
12:00, 06/11/2019

Joe Biden goofs again while defending against Harris’ debate barbs Joe Biden was in full damage-control mode Friday, defending his past positions on racial issues a day after he was left speechless when Sen. Kamala Harris slammed his opposition to school busing at the Democratic debate. But the gaffe-prone ex-veep and longtime Delaware lawmaker, 76, made another go...
11:34, 06/29/2019

Why Taylor Swift Has No Problem Defending Herself--No Matter the Cost As Taylor Swift approaches her upcoming 30th birthday, happening on December 13 of this year, she's begun taking stock of the things she's learned over the course of her first three......
17:51, 07/02/2019

Defending glyphosate: A 'Roundup' of German agribusiness sentiments Monsanto's controversial weed killer Roundup is used widely by many agricultural firms across Germany. They say consumers are hardly aware of what it would mean to stop using that herbicide. Hardy Graupner reports....
10:51, 05/27/2019

Creighton eliminates defending champ Oregon State CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Isaac Collins hit a solo homer in the top of the third inning, giving No. 2 seed Creighton an early lead it would not relinquish in a 4-1 victory that eliminated defending national champion Oregon State on Saturday. The Bluejays (39-12) play the loser of Saturday’s secon...
02:17, 06/02/2019

Defending champ Wallace 1 shot off lead at Made In Denmark FARSO, Denmark (AP) — Coming off his best finish at a major, Matt Wallace shot a 4-under 67 Thursday and was one stroke off the first-round lead at the start of his defense of the Made In Denmark event on the European Tour. Edoardo Molinari, Alejandro Canizares and English trio Tom Murray, Matthew S...
20:51, 05/23/2019

More People Die Defending the Environment in a Year Than UK and Australian Soldiers Combined Fighting to protect your land is a risky task. A new study shows that every year, more people are killed defending their environment than those killed while deployed to war zones from the United Kingdom and Australia combined....
02:00, 08/06/2019

‘Not Everyone Will Agree.’ How YouTube Is Defending its Handling of Homophobic, Racist Videos YouTube on Wednesday published a lengthy explanation of its harassment and hate speech policies, following a controversy over its refusal to remove videos by a popular right-wing host who has made homophobic and racist comments targeting another video maker. “As an open platform, we sometimes ...
22:00, 06/06/2019

"What's Your Ethnicity," Top Aide Asked Reporter, Defending Trump Tweet Kellyanne Conway, responding to a reporter's question Tuesday about President Donald Trump's racist tweet toward four Democratic congresswomen, asked the journalist: "What's your ethnicity?"...
09:34, 07/17/2019

Shady Market G2A Offers To Pay Journalists To Run Pre-Written Article Defending Them G2A, a third-party gray market for game keys, doesn’t exactly have a sterling reputation, given the accusations of sub-par security, developer disenfranchisement, and fraud that have surrounded it for years. Today, someone from the company tried to take control of the narrative surrounding its shady...
20:51, 07/08/2019

The Warm-Up: Sead Kolasinac and the art of defending (Mesut Ozil from a machete) "Video has emerged of Sead Kolasinac defending Mesut Ozil from knife-wielding carjackers in London yesterday. Oh, and Arsenal made a couple of signings too."...
12:00, 07/26/2019

Defending champ Rafael Nadal wins Rogers Cup opener Top-seeded Rafael Nadal opened his Rogers Cup title defense, beating England's Daniel Evans 7-6 (6), 6-4 in a second-round match delayed by rain three times        ...
10:00, 08/08/2019

Don Lemon accuses Trump of trying to 'rewrite inconvenient facts' while defending son CNN host Don Lemon accused President Donald Trump on Thursday of trying to re-write history in order to defend his son after the Senate Intelligence Committee subpoenaed him....
04:00, 05/11/2019

Taylor Swift's dispute with Scooter Braun has people defending him Justin Bieber is defending his manager Scooter Braun after Taylor Swift accused the music executive of bullying her and called the sale of her music catalog to Braun's company her "worst case scenario."...
17:17, 07/01/2019

Amanda Nunes on defending her titles, earning her rep and posing for the Body Issue Before Amanda Nunes defeated Holly Holm, she opened up on her start in MMA, her reputation in UFC and what it means to be an openly gay champion at her shoot for the 2019 Body Issue....
17:17, 07/08/2019

Teenager Anisimova stuns defending champ Halep to reach final four "Teenager Amanda Anisimova put in one of the most impressive performances in recent French Open history on Thursday as she stunned defending champion Simona Halep 6-2 6-4 to reach the semi-finals."...
18:51, 06/06/2019

Diplo is defending himself after Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner said he livestreamed their wedding without permission Diplo says he livestreamed Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner getting married in Las Vegas because he "didn't know it was a serious wedding." "There were mad people with cameras," he told Ryan Seacrest. "I didn't know I was the only person recording this thing. I was sitting next to Khalid, we were both wi...
05:51, 06/06/2019

N4T Investigators: UA spends tens of thousands defending transgender healthcare lawsuit TUCSON – The University of Arizona has spent $52,386.10 defending a lawsuit because the state does not include transgender surgeries in its insurance plan. Russell Toomey is a UA professor and a transgender man who wants a hysterectomy. Molly Brizgys is an attorney with the American Civil Liberties ...
12:34, 06/14/2019

CNN Anchor Gets Emotional on Air Defending Baltimore After Trump's Latest Racist Tweets After Trump called Baltimore a "disgusting rat and rodent infested mess," CNN anchor and Baltimore native Victor Blackwell emotionally defended the city....
17:17, 07/28/2019

A YouTuber is defending herself after accidentally uploading raw footage showing her hitting and spitting on her dog WIZZ/YouTube YouTube personality Brooke Houts uploaded a video Wednesday that showed her hitting and spitting at her dog. The video, which has since been deleted, was the unedited version of one she meant to post to her YouTube channel, where her Doberman dog is often featured. Houts issued an apol...
06:34, 08/08/2019

Nation With Zero Women's World Cups Thinks Defending Champs Are Too Arrogant The United States women’s national team—three World Cups and four Olympic gold medals to their name—will meet England—zero of either—tomorrow afternoon in Lyon to decide who plays in Sunday’s final, and the English seem rather perturbed with the brimming confidence shown by the Americans....
22:17, 07/01/2019

Cannes Film Festival launches by defending record on female filmmakers Issues of gender equality have resonated in Cannes, where only one female filmmaker has ever won the festival's top award, the Palme d'Or.        ...
06:34, 05/14/2019

Howard, Loyd lift defending champ Storm past Mercury 77-68 Natasha Howard scored 21 points and grabbed 16 rebounds, Jewell Loyd added 17 points, and the Seattle Storm opened defensive of their WNBA title with a 77-68 win over the Phoenix Mercury on Saturday        ...
00:51, 05/26/2019

Katie Pavlich defends Trump for defending himself, calls out MSNBC's Scarborough Is there a double standard for President Trump in his war of words with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi? Fox News contributor Katie Pavlich says there is and criticized Democrats and the media for favoring Pelosi and defended the president for defending himself....
07:17, 05/25/2019

Brazil's Marquinhos Says Battling Diarrhea Made Defending Messi "Very Difficult" Brazilian defender Marquinhos spoke highly of the Argentinian side his team disposed of on Tuesday in the semifinal of the Copa América, saying that both Lionel Messi and the whole of Argentina’s squad had an “inspired” night that made for a great game—Brazil went on to win 2-0. But while the task o...
20:00, 07/06/2019

Former OJ prosecutor Chris Darden steps down from defending alleged Nipsey Hussle killer Former O.J. Simpson prosecutor Chris Darden said Friday that he had decided to withdraw from defending the suspect accused of killing Los Angeles rapper Nipsey Hussle....
15:00, 05/11/2019

Here's Why Fans Think Lady Gaga Is Defending Bradley Cooper After Irina Shayk Split The moment Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper took to the Oscars stage to perform "Shallow," a rumor was born. Their sizzling chemistry and intense gazes sparked speculation that the......
00:17, 06/11/2019

Auschwitz Memorial responds to MSNBC host for defending AOC's concentration camps rhetoric Auschwitz Memorial responded to MSNBC host Chris Hayes Tuesday after he defended divisive comments by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., who recently compared U.S. border facilities to concentration camps....
20:34, 06/19/2019

Nicki Minaj Name Drops Taylor Swift While Defending Her Impact on Music Industry Nicki Minaj is reflecting on her career in a powerful post on social media. The "Good Form" superstar took to Instagram on Friday to mark the 12th anniversary of the release of......
15:17, 07/06/2019

Rep. Steve King Questions if ‘There Would Be Any Population’ Left While Defending Rape and Incest Abortion Ban URBANDALE, Iowa (AP) — U.S. Rep. Steve King is defending his call for a ban on all abortions by questioning whether “there would be any population of the world left” if not for births due to rape and incest. Speaking Wednesday before a conservative group in the Des Moines suburb of...
23:34, 08/14/2019

England vs USA: Neville tries to unsettle defending champions by throwing Sir Alex Ferguson curveball Phil Neville may still be a rookie coach, but he needs no introduction to the art of managerial mind games, having spent the best part of his playing career under Sir Alex Ferguson....
15:34, 07/01/2019

North Korea, Syria and Myanmar among countries defending China's actions in Xinjiang Ambassadors representing 37 countries praised China for its "remarkable achievements in the field of human rights," just a day after a group of 22 other countries formally condemned Beijing for the mass detention of ethnic and religious minorities in the country's Xinjiang region....
07:17, 07/15/2019

Peru Stun Defending Champions Chile 3-0 To Reach Copa America Final The stunning upset prevented Chile's golden generation from challenging for a third straight title, following their wins over Argentina in 2015 and 2016....
10:51, 07/04/2019

Facing 2024 deadline, NASA issues a report defending the Lunar Gateway Enlarge / Under some designs plans, the lunar Gateway more resembles the International Space Station than a small outpost. (credit: NASA) On Wednesday, as NASA continued to press lawmakers to support an accelerated plan to return humans to the Moon, the space agency began distributing a document ...
17:00, 05/02/2019

‘Win where we won’: As Trump’s campaign boasts of going on offense, its efforts appear squarely aimed at defending his 2016 map The plan includes solidifying and maximizing the support of Trump’s base in a handful of key states he won in 2016 while making marginal inroads with some of the constituencies that have been turned off by aspects of his presidency....
12:17, 07/17/2019

CNN’s Victor Blackwell becomes emotional defending home town against Trump’s attacks – video CNN’s Victor Blackwell teared up while responding to Donald Trump’s tweets calling Elijah Cummings’ district of Baltimore – Blackwell’s home town – a ‘very dangerous & filthy place’ Continue reading......
04:17, 07/29/2019

Dems decry Omar resolution defending Israel boycott: 'Dead on arrival' High-profile Democrats are decrying a controversial resolution from Rep. Ilhan Omar affirming the right to boycott Israel, even as they rally behind her and three other first-term congresswomen attacked by President Trump....
18:34, 07/19/2019

Juventus signing Matthijs de Ligt: 'Italy loves defending the most in the world' – video New Juventus signing Matthijs de Ligt seemed excited about making a name for himself in Serie A at his first press conference, saying "it is the country that loves defending the most in the world. If you talk about Italian players, for me the most common names that come up are the defenders."The Dut...
18:00, 07/19/2019

'Lucky loser' from US upsets 2018 champ Kerber at Wimbledon Lauren Davis wasn't even supposed to be playing in Wimbledon's main draw but she ended up eliminating defending champion Angelique Kerber        ...
16:34, 07/05/2019

Country House's Kentucky Derby win ranks among biggest upsets in race's history Country House's 2019 Kentucky Derby win is one of the race's biggest upsets ever, with Donerail's win standing as the only horse with longer odds to win        ...
13:00, 05/05/2019

Trump like Muhammad Ali 'defending his belt,' he'll be 'trash talking all the way to the end' of 2020 race, Greg Gutfeld says On "The Five" Tuesday the hosts debated whether or not Democratic presidential frontrunner Joe Biden can continue to lead with a light campaign schedule and whether or not President Trump's attacks on the former vice president could backfire. ...
05:00, 05/29/2019

Miami Dolphins sign Mark Walton after defending running back over 3 arrests in 2019 The Miami Dolphins on Sunday signed running back Mark Walton, one day after the team's head coach defended the player who was arrested three times within a three-month span since he entered the National Football League last year....
10:34, 05/13/2019

Muslim nations are defending China's crackdown on Muslims. It shatters the myth of Islamic solidarity Last week, a number of Muslim-majority countries praised China's human rights record, dismissing reports of a widespread crackdown on Muslims there. Experts say it's proof of Beijing's growing power....
10:51, 07/17/2019

Former Harvard dean, removed after defending Weinstein, speaks out for first time since ouster, condemns school Former Harvard deans Ronald Sullivan and wife Stephanie Robinson say Harvard has betrayed its academic traditions.        ...
18:17, 06/14/2019

Unseeded American Lauren Davis knocks defending champ Angelique Kerber out of Wimbledon Unseeded American Lauren Davis came from a set down to knock out defending champion Angelique Kerber in the second round of Wimbledon.       ...
19:51, 07/04/2019

Alyssa Milano facing backlash after defending Joe Biden amid inappropriate touching allegations "Charmed" actress Alyssa Milano received a flurry of criticism after she defended former Vice President Joe Biden on Monday and promoted his 2020 candidacy amid allegations that he inappropriately touched multiple women....
19:51, 04/30/2019

Virginia earns first NCAA lacrosse title since 2011 with defeat of defending champ Yale Led four goals from Matt Moore, Virginia took an early lead and held off defending champion Yale to win its first NCAA lacrosse title since 2011.        ...
01:34, 05/28/2019

Under-fire Alex Acosta defends 2008 prosecution of Jeffery Epstein as defending victims Embattled Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta defended his handling of the prosecution of Jeffrey Epstein for sex crimes as a decision that protected the victims in the case because it allowed them to avoid a trial where they could be cross-examined by the defense's lawyers....
04:00, 07/11/2019

Los Angeles Lakers' Moritz Wagner apologizes for liking tweet defending George Zimmerman Los Angeles Lakers rookie Mortiz Wagner apologized Wednesday for appearing to like a tweet that defended George Zimmerman over the murder of Trayvon Martin in 2012....
22:17, 06/20/2019

Julian Castro attacks Trump while defending brother's decision to publish donor names Former Housing and Urban Development Secretary (HUD) Julian Castro defended his brother's controversial decision to publish the names of some President Trump donors, arguing it was important for people to know about businesses in San Antonio that donated to the president....
05:17, 08/10/2019

Conan O'Brien settles joke-stealing lawsuit, blames 'tweet-saming' in defending his writers Conan O’Brien’s team decided to settle a 2015 joke-stealing lawsuit this week. But in a lengthy yet witty op-ed published Thursday, O’Brien defended his writers’ innocence by explaining the honor code of comedy writers – next to murder there’s nothing more despicable than joke theft....
10:34, 05/10/2019

Cardi B tweeted 'Wish I was dead,' then quickly deleted it after a weekend spent defending herself from rape and 'blackfishing' accusations Theo Wargo/Getty Images Fans captured screenshots of Cardi B tweeting "I wish I was dead" on Sunday before the rapper quickly deleted it. Cardi B refuted accusations that she raped men in an Instagram Live stream on Friday, and deleted another tweet Sunday in response to "blackfishing" allegations....
02:34, 07/22/2019

Former champ Ostapenko faces Azarenka in round one, winner to play Osaka, Venus to play Svitolina "The draw for the women’s tournament at the French Open has been completed with the highlight of the opening round seeing former champion Jelena Ostapenko face Victoria Azarenka."...
19:51, 05/23/2019

New York City teen arrested in assault on off-duty FDNY firefighter defending elderly couple, police say Police have arrested a New York City teen in connection with a brutal assault on an FDNY firefighter over the weekend that left him with several broken teeth and a concussion....
18:17, 05/23/2019

Trump Nominee Stephen Moore Fails Miserably at Defending Racist Public Housing Joke About Obama If there’s a redeeming quality for racists, it’s that they’re generally crystal clear on where they stand. Their flawed logic is brazen and upfront. They do a terrible job of concealing their bigotry and xenophobia, so why even try to? They call me a “shining monkey” or a “nigger” to my face so I c...
11:51, 05/02/2019

Brush fire restricts SB I-19 near Western Ave TUCSON – A brush fire has delayed southbound traffic on Interstate 19 near Western Avenue Monday afternoon. According to Arizona Department of Transportation, the brush fire has blcoked the right lane of southbound I-19 near Milepost 5, KM 8. Motorists are advised to use alternate routes. WIL...
23:00, 06/18/2019

Western Trends to Try for Stagecoach 2019 One thing's for sure: People sure do love their country music. It's no secret that the genre has become significantly more mainstream as of late, so more and more people are......
15:51, 05/02/2019

Kacey Musgraves goes from Western to couture Country star Kacey Musgraves’ style evolution went from Western wear with fringe and cowboy hats to walking the red carpets in designer gowns, but she says music is what stands the test of time. (July 10)        ...
06:17, 07/11/2019

Western Panama hit by 6.3 magnitude earthquake DENVER (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey says an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.3 has struck western Panama. The quake hit early Wednesday, about 20 minutes after midnight local time (0523 GMT), on the nation’s western coast just north of La Esperanza at a depth of 10 kilometers ...
08:17, 06/26/2019

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18:34, 05/30/2019

Car hits 13 children, kills 2 in western Japan A car has slammed into a group of 16 mostly kindergarten children who were strolling on a sidewalk in the lakeside city of Otsu in western Japan, leaving two dead...
09:00, 05/08/2019

Two wounded in shooting outside mosque in western France Two people were wounded in a shooting outside a mosque in Brest, western France on Thursday, though there was no immediate sign worshippers had been targeted, police said....
18:00, 06/27/2019

Putin fires new broadside against Western liberalism OSAKA, Japan (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has fired a new broadside against Western liberalism, saying that policies such as welcoming migrants have hurt people’s interests. Speaking after the Group of 20 summit in Osaka, Japan, Putin charged Saturday that Donald Trump’s victo...
15:51, 06/29/2019

Germany's 16 states: Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania is home to seaside resorts once nicknamed "Berlin's bathtub," and is ideal for waterside holidays - from the Baltic Sea coast to the Mecklenburg lake district....
18:00, 05/03/2019

Landmine kills at least 15 police in western India Suspected leftist insurgents killed at least 15 police and a civilian driver in a landmine attack on two security vehicles on Wednesday in the western state of Maharashtra, police said, as the state celebrated its foundation day....
13:17, 05/01/2019

Car hits 13 children, 4 seriously injured, in western Japan TOKYO (AP) — A car has slammed into a group of 16 mostly kindergarten children who were walking to school along a sidewalk in the lakeside city of Otsu in western Japan, leaving four seriously injured. Shiga prefectural police say the accident occurred Wednesday morning after the compact car bumped ...
08:00, 05/08/2019

The Zapotecs of Monte Alban - The First Civilization in Western Mexico? In the central valleys of the Mexican state of Oaxaca lie stone ruins centered around an artificially leveled hill. It is now a famous tourist destination as well as a major archaeological site. Although it has cultural significance today, it has very little political or administrative significance....
00:51, 07/01/2019

Liverpool v Sporting Lisbon: Western Union Cup – live! Liverpool look to end American tour on high note in BronxSevilla player sorry for ‘odious’ foul on Liverpool youngsterTweet Bryan at @BryanAGraham or email him 3.03am BST 83 min: A couple for switches for Sporting: Eduardo Quaresma, Gonzalo Plata, Daniel Bragança and Eduardo are on to replace Ilori,...
04:17, 07/25/2019

Kansas teen killed in western Kentucky pileup LYON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Officials have released more information about a deadly 12-vehicle pileup on a western Kentucky highway. Authorities said 19-year-old Jace Smothers was killed Friday when the van he was riding in was struck from behind by a semi-tractor trailer. A Kansas native, Smo...
15:34, 06/30/2019

Record flooding causes levee breach in western Arkansas DARDANELLE, Ark. (AP) — Officials say a levee along the Arkansas River has breached, prompting a flash flood warning and evacuation of a rural area in western Arkansas. The levee breached early Friday at Dardanelle, about 60 miles (95 kilometers) northwest of Little Rock. Yell County officials had a...
16:00, 05/31/2019

Western Companies Get Tangled in China's Muslim Clampdown Kraft Heinz, Adidas and Gap are among the companies whose supply chains run through Xinjiang, where China is cracking down on its largely Muslim population. In one tactic, many residents must go through mandatory job-training programs that include political messaging....
18:34, 05/16/2019

In the Western Conference, Teams Known for Heartbreak Seek Glory The St. Louis Blues are the only “Expansion Six” team left without a Stanley Cup. The San Jose Sharks came later, but have endured similar heartbreak....
23:00, 05/21/2019

Dangerous, Record-High Temperatures Hit Western Europe, With More to Come Belgium and the Netherlands set national records, and the all-time marks for Germany and Britain could fall on Thursday. Paris will approach 108 degrees....
19:00, 07/24/2019

Part Of Bourbon Warehouse Collapses In Western Kentucky OWENSBORO, Ky. (AP) — Part of a bourbon warehouse in western Kentucky collapsed during a thunderstorm. News outlets report the partial collapse of the O.Z. Tyler Distillery rickhouse was reported early Monday. Master Distiller Jacob Call says around 20,000 barrels are stored at the location and it a...
11:17, 06/18/2019

Remains of 34 found at clandestine sites in western Mexico MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican authorities have discovered the remains of at least 34 people at two separate properties in the western state of Jalisco. State Attorney General Gerardo Octavio Solis said Saturday that two of the bodies have already been identified, and that excavations continue. In four ...
04:51, 05/12/2019

Police defend arrest of 12-year-old boy in western Michigan Police in western Michigan are defending their actions in the arrest of a 12-year-old black boy following online criticism about the officers' response....
17:00, 06/18/2019

Police defend arrest of 12-year-old in western Michigan GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Police in western Michigan are defending their actions in the arrest of a 12-year-old black boy following online criticism about the officers’ response. Grand Rapids police say they were called Friday about a fight and that the boy was arrested after he was seen chas...
15:17, 06/18/2019

The Wild Bunch at 50: the enduring nihilism of Sam Peckinpah's western In 1969, the film’s violent cynicism came as a shock to the system and now, it seems to have aged disturbingly wellPresent day audiences remember Sam Peckinpah’s off-the-wall western The Wild Bunch for its blood, but no less shocking is the film’s moral carnage. Two orgies of bullets bookend the adv...
12:51, 06/18/2019

In Cannes, a gory Western stands against Bolsonaro’s Brazil Kleber Mendonca Filho’s Cannes entry, “Bacurau,” is a feverish and violent Western about a rural Brazilian community defending itself from a hard-to-comprehend invasion...
18:34, 05/16/2019

Official: Bomb blast in western Afghanistan kills 2 KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says that a bomb blast in the western province of Herat has killed at least two people, including a child. Gelani Farhad, a spokesman for the province’s governor, says that 14 people were wounded in Saturday morning’s attack in the Obe area, i...
11:17, 05/18/2019

Western Digital fiscal Q3 clocked by inventory writedown The storage provider said it expects demand for storage to improve a bit for the rest of 2019. In the meantime, Western Digital is restructuring costs....
00:51, 04/30/2019

Thousands join climate protests in western Germany HOCHNEUKIRCH, Germany (AP) — Thousands have joined climate protests in the western German village of Hochneukirch near one of the country’s biggest lignite coal mines. Saturday’s rally comes two days after European Union leaders failed to agree upon a plan to make the bloc’s econom...
15:17, 06/22/2019

NHL Western Conference Finals: Do Sharks or Blues have the edge? SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Kevin Allen breaks down both sides of the Western Conference Finals and gives a prediction on whether the Sharks or Blues will advance.        ...
22:17, 05/10/2019

UN welcomes momentum on Western Sahara, but parties at odds The U.N. Security Council has approved a resolution welcoming "the new momentum" in efforts to end the decades-old dispute over the mineral-rich Western Sahara, but Morocco and the pro-independence Polisario Front remain at odds over its future....
21:17, 04/30/2019

Thousands expected at climate rally in western Germany BERLIN (AP) — Students from more than a dozen European countries are expected to join a demonstration Friday urging governments to take bolder action against climate change. Organizers say the protest in the western German city of Aachen is expected to draw 20,000 participants. It comes a day after ...
10:51, 06/21/2019

Inland by Téa Obreht review – a spectacular reinvention of the western This follow-up to the award-winning The Tiger’s Wife is an otherworldly vision of 19th-century Arizona“There are wounds of time and there are wounds of person,” cautions a camel driver in the extraordinary second novel by Téa Obreht. “Sometimes people come through their wounds, but time does not. So...
15:00, 08/07/2019

Earthquake shakes much of western France, no damage reported PARIS (AP) — A moderate earthquake has hit western France, felt as far as Bordeaux in the south and Normandy in the north. No damage has been reported so far, according to Col. Michael Bernier, spokesman for the national civil security service. He said it prompted concern in several regions because ...
10:51, 06/21/2019

Western Sydney Wanderers 1-2 Leeds United - as it happened Mateusz Bogusz scored the first ever goal at Bankwest StadiumKwame Yeboah equalised for Western SydneyPablo Hernandez fired the winner deep into added time 12.25pm BST That was fun. As far as preseason friendlies go there was no quarter given by either side, both teams went out to win, and the atmos...
17:51, 07/20/2019

Curry, Warriors take Game 1 of Western Conference finals OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry made nine 3-pointers and scored 36 points, and the Golden State Warriors beat the Portland Trail Blazers 116-94 on Tuesday night in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals while playing without injured star Kevin Durant once again. Curry shot 12 for 23 in his fou...
08:34, 05/15/2019

Taliban attack kills 14 militiamen in western Afghanistan An Afghan official says the Taliban have killed at least 14 members of a pro-government militia in an attack on checkpoints in the western Ghor province....
13:17, 06/08/2019

In western France, a village remembers D-Day's 'secret massacre' The lost U.S. paratrooper tapped on the door of the Rigault family's farmhouse in Normandy in the early hours of June 6, 1944, miles south of his intended drop zone and soaking from his landing in the surrounding marshland....
09:17, 05/23/2019

Wall collapses on huts in western India, killing 16 NEW DELHI (AP) — A 4.5-meter (15-foot) high wall collapsed on a cluster of tin-roofed huts housing migrant workers and their families in western India early Saturday following heavy rains, killing at least 16 people, an official said. The wall dividing the car parking area of a multi-story residenti...
15:51, 06/29/2019

Western Spain road trip: Madrid to Seville The Extremadura region offers rolling countryside and Roman, Jewish and Arab history to explore. Plus, cool plazas and great food – when you stopExtremadura takes a little bit more effort to get to than many other parts of Spain. And because there is no beach, few of the 82.8 million people who visi...
08:00, 06/12/2019

Putin fires new broadside against western liberalism during G20 summit Russian President Vladimir Putin fired a new broadside against western liberalism on Saturday, saying that policies such as welcoming migrants have hurt people's interests....
17:00, 06/29/2019

Intel will open three Project Athena Open labs to test next-gen laptops Intel is opening three laboratories in Taipei, Taiwan, Shanghai, China and Folsom, California to test vendors' laptop components and ensure they adhere to Project Athena's specifications. The tech giant first announced Project Athena at CES earlier t......
10:34, 05/08/2019

US National Security Adviser Bolton says US open to negotiations, all Iran needs to do is ‘walk through that open door’ JERUSALEM (AP) — US National Security Adviser Bolton says US open to negotiations, all Iran needs to do is ‘walk through that open door’...
10:51, 06/25/2019

McIlroy to skip Irish Open to focus on Open Championship "Rory McIlroy is set to skip the Irish Open at Lahinch in July to focus on the Open Championship in his native Northern Ireland later that month, the four-times major winner has said."...
17:51, 05/01/2019

Trinamool's Women Lawmakers Trolled For "Western Clothes" In Parliament Newly elected Trinamool Congress lawmakers Mimi Chakraborty and Nusrat Jahan were trolled by a number of people on social media for their choice of clothes at the Parliament on Monday. However, the......
16:51, 05/28/2019

CHEAP: $60 for this 2TB Western Digital portable HD? TIME TO TEAR OFF OUR CLOTHES IN JOY Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! I love a good hard drive. It’s such a wonderful feeling to have a tiny little box filled with an array of digital goodies. I mean, just the idea that this palm-sized device could fit more music than you could con...
17:51, 06/22/2019

At Least 30 Dead, 200 Missing After Boat Sinks in Western Congo, Authorities Say (KINSHASA, Congo) — Authorities in western Congo say at least 30 people are dead and another 200 are missing after a boat sank on a lake. Simon Mboo Wemba, the mayor of Inongo, told The Associated Press on Sunday night that many of those aboard the boat that sank on Lake Mai-Ndombe were teache...
09:34, 05/27/2019

'Our ticket to Europe': North Macedonia elects pro-western president Stevo Pendarovski wins vote focused on changing country’s name change, consolidating push towards EU and Nato membershipNorth Macedonia’s pro-western candidate, Stevo Pendarovski, won a run-off presidential vote after a campaign dominated by divisions over a change to the country’s name that was agr...
02:34, 05/06/2019

Western Balkans: Merkel 'optimistic' about EU accession despite French doubts German Chancellor Angel Merkel assured Balkan states that negotiations to join the EU are in the bloc's interest, countering concerns by the French president, who insisted EU reforms must come before further enlargement....
21:51, 07/05/2019

Role Of Priests Different In "Western Culture", India: Yogi Adityanath Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday argued there is a difference between the role of priests in "western culture" and in India, explaining to an American delegation how a man of......
22:51, 06/28/2019

Bruce Springsteen: Western Stars review – quintessentially Boss (Columbia Records)Couched in the orchestral “countrypolitan” style of George Jones and Glen Campbell at the tail-end of the 1960s, Springsteen’s first album in five years delivers a sound like little else in his extensive catalogue, brimming with lush strings and French horns. Its 13 songs, however,...
14:51, 06/16/2019

Western Digital updates its ActiveScale storage system portfolio The enhancements will deliver the faster throughput needed for large-scale data workflows, as well as new features that change the way people use storage....
16:51, 07/30/2019

Takeda kicks off sale of Western European drugs: sources Japan's Takeda Pharmaceutical Co has reached out to prospective bidders for a portfolio of drugs for sale in western Europe as it seeks to trim its debt following the $59 billion purchase of Shire, sources close to the matter told Reuters....
21:51, 07/17/2019

Storm inundates Southeast, including foot of rain in western N.C. More than 12 inches of rain has triggered major flooding in parts of western North Carolina as the southeastern United States faces more flooding downpours into midweek....
22:51, 06/09/2019

Russian jets kill at least 25 in north-western Syria: rescuers Aerial strikes on Monday killed at least 25 people, mostly civilians, in northwestern Syria in the sixth week of a Russian-led military offensive that has so far killed hundreds of civilians, according to residents and civil rescuers....
01:34, 06/11/2019

Bruce Springsteen ‘Western Stars’ review: Dancing in the stark at 70 Once a power-driving steel cowboy who was born to run, Bruce Springsteen — turning 70 this September — rides off into his golden years on his new album “Western Stars,” out today. On the LP — his first since his “Springsteen on Broadway” show closed last year and his first without the E Street Band....
04:51, 06/14/2019

Zalando to build Rotterdam warehouse to serve western Europe Zalando , Europe's leading online fashion retailer, said it would build a 140,000 square meter warehouse near the Dutch port of Rotterdam to serve its customers in the Benelux countries, France, Spain and the United Kingdom....
07:34, 07/04/2019

Asian women and the kimono have long been sexualized in western culture It’s no surprise that Kim Kardashian West appropriated kimono to give sex appeal to her shapewear line, writes Akemi JohnsonThe two Asian women painted on the façade of the Irish pub outside the US military base in Okinawa, Japan, wore kimono. They lounged on a white-sand beach. Their black hair was...
21:00, 07/03/2019

Floods hit western Greece days after deadly storm killed 7 Authorities evacuated dozens of citizens from flooded homes in western Greece on Sunday, a few days after seven people were killed by a violent storm in the north of the country....
17:51, 07/14/2019

Wall collapses on huts in western India, killing 16 workers NEW DELHI (AP) — A fire official says a 23-meter (60-feet) high wall has collapsed on a cluster of tin-roofed huts in western India, killing at least 16 workers living there. Fire Official J. Gaekwad says the boundary wall of a multi-story residential apartment building collapsed in Pune early Satur...
05:17, 06/29/2019

Western intelligence hacked 'Russian Google' Yandex to spy on accounts Hackers working for Western intelligence agencies broke into Russian internet search company Yandex in late 2018 deploying a rare type of malware in an attempt to spy on user accounts, four people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters....
21:00, 06/27/2019

At least 1 dead, 12 injured from storms, tornadoes in western Ohio and Dayton At least one person is dead and 12 injured after a severe storm system including tornadoes hit the Dayton, Ohio, area late Monday night, authorities said. About 68,000 households and businesses in the state were without power Tuesday morning. This drone video shows the path of destruction left behi...
23:34, 05/28/2019

Bruce Springsteen tries to lose himself under the cinematic scope of Western Stars Bruce Springsteen has spoken repeatedly about the influence of cinema on his music. Throughout the years, in numerous interviews (and his recent autobiography), he conjures impressions and memories of films that imprinted on his mind at a young age, and how the bold narratives and striking imagery o...
18:17, 06/12/2019

Netflix buys 'Power of the Dog' Western starring Moss, Cumberbatch Netflix has bought global rights to The Power of the Dog, a feature film directed by Jane Campion (The Piano, The Portrait of a Lady) and starring Elisabeth Moss and Benedict Cumberbatch. The streaming giant plans to release the film in 2021, both on......
08:17, 05/31/2019

Fungi that draws gold from its surroundings discovered in Western Australia Interaction that could signal new gold deposits ‘had to be seen to be believed’, CSIRO researcher says Fungi that draws gold from its surroundings has been discovered in Western Australia, stunning scientists who say it could signal new deposits.Found near Boddington, south of Perth, the strain of t...
14:00, 05/24/2019

Police raiding homes of Iraqi gang in western Germany BERLIN (AP) — Police in western Germany are raiding premises linked to an Iraqi gang suspected of involvement in human trafficking, drug dealing, illegal arms trade and forging identity papers. Essen police said hundreds of police officers were involved in the raids that began early Wednesday in ele...
11:00, 05/22/2019

Kevin Durant to miss Games 3, 4 of Western Conference finals Warriors star Kevin Durant will miss the upcoming Games 3 and 4 of the Western Conference finals for Golden State in Portland as he continues to recover from a strained right calf        ...
04:51, 05/17/2019

San Jose Sharks top St. Louis Blues 6-3 in Game 1 of NHL Western final Timo Meier scored twice and set up one of Logan Couture's two goals with a hard hit to send the San Jose Sharks to a 6-3 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Saturday night in Game 1 of the NHL's Western Conference final....
09:00, 05/12/2019

Russia's Covert Tactics Aim to Alienate Ukraine's Western Neighbors Russia’s efforts to keep Ukraine in its orbit have included invasions, targeted assassinations and economic coercion. Less prominently, Moscow has directed a clandestine campaign of vandalism and hate crimes aimed at spoiling Ukraine’s relations with its western neighbors....
19:17, 05/17/2019

Media reports say fire kills 15 students in western India NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian media reports say at least 15 students have been killed in a fire that broke out in a building in the western city of Surat. The Press Trust of India news agency quoted Gujarat state Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel as saying that the students were attending a tutoring class...
15:34, 05/24/2019

Western UN envoys condemn China's Muslim 're-education' camps China is reportedly holding up to 1 million Uighurs in internment camps, described as "concentration camps" by rights groups. Diplomats rarely send open letters to the UN Human Rights Council to slam a country's record....
22:51, 07/10/2019

A$AP Rocky to headline Western USC’s Purple Fest despite assault conviction A day after American rapper A$AP Rocky was convicted of assault, the University Students' Council has confirmed he will still headline Purple Fest 2019. ...
15:00, 08/16/2019

Western allies agree 5G security guidelines, warn of outside influence Global security officials agreed a set of proposals on Friday for future 5G networks, highlighting concerns about equipment supplied by vendors that might be subject to state influence....
16:51, 05/03/2019

Western officials say new Ukrainian president poses threat to Putin A political newcomer whose anti-corruption pledges won him the presidency of Ukraine in a landslide could weaken Russian President Vladimir Putin, Western officials say....
06:17, 06/06/2019

‘Slaughter the Jews’ painted in Arabic on Western Wall in Jerusalem The chilling phrase was spray-painted in Arabic on the Kotel HaKatan, or "Little Western Wall," on Saturday in the Muslim Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem, according to the Jewish Telegraphic Agency....
02:17, 07/22/2019

The Family: inside the sinister sect that has infected western democracy A disturbing new Netflix documentary shows how a right-wing Christian organisation has for decades secretly swayed US politics ... all the way to the topA clandestine religious sect secretly controls the US government! In an age when we are all grasping for outlandish solutions to what’s gone wrong,...
16:00, 08/15/2019

'None of your business': A televangelist defending his private jets goes viral Texas televangelist Kenneth Copeland came under fire for statements defending his lavish lifestyle, including his ownership of three private jets.        ...
19:17, 06/04/2019

Republicans Condemn ‘Send Her Back’ Chants at Trump’s Rally. But They’re Still Defending President Trump After the crowd at President Donald Trump’s rally chanted “send her back” in reference to a foreign born Congresswoman, Republicans on Capitol Hill largely condemned the rhetoric. But they also defended the President himself, saying Trump, who only days earlier had tweeted similar ...
07:17, 07/19/2019

Pebble Beach doors open again to duffers after U.S. Open For a week Pebble Beach Golf Links belonged to the world's best but on Monday the famous seaside layout on every golfer's bucket list was returned to the duffers and weekend warriors....
03:00, 06/18/2019

ISIS urges followers to carry out attacks in major Western cities The terror group ISIS is calling upon its adherents to carry out terrorist attacks in the major Western cities of San Francisco, New York, and London, according to several social media posts monitored by an ISIS watchdog site....
21:17, 07/31/2019

Western premiers ‘expecting positive discussions’ as meeting kicks off in Edmonton Canada's western and northern premiers are meeting in Edmonton in a effort to make the "western provinces and territories the source of Canada’s strength and economic growth."...
23:34, 06/27/2019

Pavelski leads Sharks past Avalanche and into Western Conference finals Captain Joe Pavelski made a triumphant return from a gruesome head injury by posting a goal and an assist in the first period that sent the San Jose Sharks into the Western Conference finals with a 3-2 victory over the Colorado Avalanche in Game 7....
07:34, 05/09/2019

Storms to come calling in western U.S. as record-challenging heat throttles back Following record heat into Tuesday, temperatures are forecast to throttle back over the West but with the risk of thunderstorms that may ignite new wildfires later this week and this weekend....
06:00, 08/07/2019

Poland eyes green energy investments in Western Balkans: minister Polish energy groups could invest in renewable power in Western Balkan countries that eye European Union membership, Jadwiga Emilewicz, minister for entrepreneurship and technology said....
02:00, 06/23/2019

Experts forecast wildfire danger increasing in parts of Western Canada This year's fire season forecast is normal across the country for the month of May, but the hazard is expected to increase for much of Western Canada this summer....
00:17, 05/16/2019

Exclusive: Western buyers freeze Russian payments over dirty oil outage Total and ENI have stopped payments to the Russian firms who sold them contaminated oil and said they will only pay when compensation is agreed, trading sources said, upping the stakes in what they say is the worst disruption to Russian oil supply....
15:00, 05/20/2019

Western powers clash at U.N. with Russia, Syria, on Syrian hospital attacks The United Nations said on Friday at least 18 health centers have been attacked in the past three weeks in northwestern Syria, prompting a confrontation between western powers and Russia and Syria at the Security Council over who is to blame....
21:00, 05/17/2019

Guaido cancels western Venezuela rally after 'dictatorship' blocks route The leader of Venezuela's opposition-controlled National Assembly, Juan Guaido, canceled a rally scheduled to be held in the country's fourth-largest city on Sunday and said the "dictatorship" had prevented him from entering....
22:51, 04/28/2019

Top State Dept. Official Steps Down From Post Overseeing Western Hemisphere Kimberly Breier had been assistant secretary of state for Western Hemisphere affairs for less than a year and helped supervise the restrictions the administration imposed on Cuba in April....
06:00, 08/08/2019

2019 N.H.L. Playoffs: In the Western Conference, Teams Known for Heartbreak Seek Glory The St. Louis Blues are the only “Expansion Six” team left without a Stanley Cup. The San Jose Sharks came later, but have endured similar heartbreak....
13:00, 05/10/2019

Saudi judge denies mom custody for exposing child to Western culture American Bethany Vierra lives in Saudi Arabia where she was denied custody of her Saudi Arabian daughter Zaina by a judge for fear of exposing the child to Western culture....
09:00, 08/17/2019

True Grit at 50: the throwback western that gave John Wayne his only Oscar Released in the same year as The Wild Bunch and Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, Henry Hathaway’s western was defiantly old-fashioned in comparisonThe year 1969 was a true inflection point for the American western, a once-dominant genre that had become a casualty of the culture, particularly when...
09:17, 06/11/2019

Firefighters rescue squirrel stuck in manhole cover in western Germany Police, firefighters and a veterinary clinic had to join forces this week to rescue a red squirrel that got its head stuck in a manhole cover in western Germany....
22:17, 06/21/2019

Floods kill 16, displace thousands in India's western Maharashtra state At least 16 people have died in India's western state of Maharashtra as heavy rains and overflowing rivers swamped five districts, forcing authorities to move more than 140,000 people to safer places, a government official said on Wednesday....
01:00, 08/08/2019

Warriors thrash 'terrible' Blazers in NBA Western Conference finals opener Portland Trail Blazers 94-116 Golden State WarriorsSteph Curry finds shooting touch and scores 36 pointsWarriors win easily despite continued absence of Kevin DurantStephen Curry had all kinds of room for a change and capitalized, finding his shooting touch in a hurry to get Golden State on a roll. ...
14:51, 05/15/2019

‘Russia’s Google’ Yandex hacked by Western intelligence in 2018: sources Sources told Reuters the hackers appeared to be searching for technical information that could explain how Yandex authenticates user accounts. Such information could help a spy agency impersonate a user and access their private messages....
23:51, 06/27/2019

Russia's largest search engine hacked by Western intelligence agencies The search engine Yandex, often referred to as Russia's Google, was the target of a cyberattack that occurred late last year which was orchestrated by hackers working for Western intelligence agencies.The hackers deployed a rare type of malware, called Reign, in an attempt to spy on user accoun...
09:51, 06/28/2019

Nine dead as migrant boat sinks off western Turkey: coast guard Nine people, including five children, were killed on Friday after a boat carrying migrants sank off the northwestern coast of Turkey, the Turkish coast guard said, adding that three others were being sought....
16:51, 05/03/2019

China defends Hong Kong police, blames Western forces A Chinese government official says some Western politicians are stirring unrest in Hong Kong in hopes of creating difficulties that will impede China’s overall development...
04:17, 07/30/2019

Western Japan residents warned to evacuate as heavy rain nears Japan warned of further life-threatening heavy rain on Kyushu, the southwesternmost of the country's main islands, after days of downpours and said people must evacuate....
19:34, 07/02/2019

Trade wars, tweets and western liberalism: G20 summit wraps up in Osaka Shinzo Abe declares Japan’s first G20 a success, but the summit revealed deep dividesJapan’s prime minister, Shinzo Abe, may have described the G20 summit as a success on Saturday afternoon, but the two days that the leaders of the world’s 20 richest economies spent in the rainy-season humidity of O...
07:34, 06/30/2019

Western Naval Command Deploys 8 Flood Rescue Teams For Assistance In the wake of floods caused by incessant rains in Mumbai and adjoining areas and the request received by the Central Railways on Saturday, the Western Naval Command of Indian Navy deployed eight......
04:17, 07/28/2019

Cyclone Vayu: Western Railway Cancels Trains, Here's The Full List IRCTC: In addition to this, various safety and security precautions are also being taken by Western Railway for train passengers of these prone areas under its jurisdiction -Veraval, Okha, Porbandar,......
15:34, 06/13/2019

German ex-President Horst Köhler quits UN Western Sahara role Horst Köhler, who was president of Germany for six years, has left his post as UN envoy for the territory of Western Sahara. His departure on health grounds leaves efforts to resolve a decades-long dispute in limbo....
11:00, 05/23/2019

Trail Blazers beat Nuggets to set up NBA Western Conference final with Warriors Portland win Game 7 on road in Denver to take seriesNuggets miss 11 free-throws and blow 17-point leadCJ McCollum scored 37 points and the Portland Trail Blazers overcame a 17-point first-half deficit to beat the Denver Nuggets 100-96 on Sunday to advance to the Western Conference finals for the fir...
01:34, 05/13/2019

Jeremy Lin is an NBA champion now The age of Linsanity may be over, but Jeremy Lin is now an NBA champion. Lin, who played just one minute (Game 3) in the NBA Finals, will get a championship ring after the Raptors defeated the Warriors’ 114-110 in Game 6 on Thursday night. The Raptors signed the former Knick and Net in Februar...
08:00, 06/14/2019

New A-League club Western United confirm Mark Rudan as inaugural coach Former Wellington boss signs three-year dealGertjan Verbeek named Adelaide’s new coach Western United have finally unveiled Mark Rudan as their inaugural manager following months of speculation that he would lead the A-League club.Rudan parted ways with Wellington Phoenix earlier this month and has ...
03:00, 05/23/2019

Work on potential HIV vaccine to accelerate thanks to new cutting-edge Western University facility The facility was funded by Western's Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry and a significant grant from the Canada Foundation for Innovation, according to a release....
00:17, 07/30/2019

Alleged Cyber Attack on Russia's Yandex Used Malware Tied to Western Intelligence Hackers believed to be working for Western intelligence agencies “broke into Russian internet search company Yandex from October to November 2018,” deploying a malware variant called Regin that is “known to be used by the ‘Five Eyes’ intelligence-sharing alliance of the United States, Britain, Austr...
00:17, 07/01/2019

How Nuggets, Blazers can win Game 7, advance to meet Warriors in Western Conference Finals Portland's Damian Lillard and Denver's Nikola Jokic meet again in what could be an epic finale. The winner takes on NBA defending champ Golden State.        ...
17:34, 05/12/2019

Iran says it will breach nuclear deal enrichment limit, drawing Western concern Iran said on Monday it would breach internationally agreed curbs on its stock of low-enriched uranium in 10 days -- a move likely to worsen tensions with Washington -- but it added European nations could still save a nuclear deal that sets those limits....
16:34, 06/17/2019

Bruce Springsteen: Western Stars review | Alexis Petridis's album of the week (Columbia Records)Trailed as a break with tradition, the lush orchestrations and swooning vocals of this finely wrought album, in fact, chime beautifully with Springsteen’s historyThe 19th Bruce Springsteen album has been heralded as a dramatic break from tradition. So dramatic, in fact, that in the...
14:51, 06/06/2019

CNOOC halts field work at western Uganda project over Ebola fears Oil producer China National Offshore Oil Corp said on Thursday it had halted field work at its western Uganda project over an Ebola scare and would resume operations only after getting the green light from the health ministry....
16:51, 07/25/2019

U.S., Japan, South Korea, Australia hold first naval drills in Western Pacific U.S. Navy ships conducted joint drills with warships from allies Japan, Australia and South Korea in their first combined exercise in the Western Pacific, the U.S. Navy said on Thursday....
09:17, 05/23/2019

Bruce Springsteen announces new solo album 'Western Stars, his first in five years A new single, “Hello Sunshine,” and a corresponding video will drop at midnight Thursday, April 25.        ...
01:17, 04/29/2019

Fortnite Fortbyte 3 Location Accessible Using Skull Trooper Emoji At Western Most Point Accessible Using the Skull Trooper Emoji At The Western Most Point is the latest Fortbyte challenge players can complete today in Fortnite Battle Royale. Here's everything you need to know....
17:51, 06/21/2019

Iran warns western powers to 'leave region' amid Gulf crisis Foreign ministry demands release of Iranian oil tanker UK seized last weekIran has called on the UK to release the oil tanker seized last week and warned foreign powers to “leave the region because Iran and other regional countries are capable of securing the regional security”.Royal Marines seized ...
13:51, 07/12/2019

Twelve killed as migrant boat sinks off western Turkey: coast guard Twelve people were killed on Monday after a dinghy carrying migrants sank off Turkey's western coast, the Turkish coast guard said, adding that 31 others had been rescued....
16:34, 06/17/2019

Watch: Joe Pavelski guides San Jose Sharks to Western Conference final in return San Jose captain Joe Pavelski returned from a brutal head injury as the Sharks advanced to the Western Conference final with a win over the Colorado Avalanche....
04:00, 05/10/2019

Today is the western mobile debut of Professor Layton and the Diabolical Box, a puzzle game that ori Today is the western mobile debut of Professor Layton and the Diabolical Box, a puzzle game that originally came out in the U.S. in August, 2009. ...
20:00, 06/20/2019

Exclusive: Western buyers freeze payments for contaminated oil in extended Russian outage Total and Eni have stopped payments for the contaminated oil sold to them by Russian firms and said they will only pay when compensation is agreed, trading sources said, upping the stakes in what the sources say is Russia's worst oil supply disruption....
17:17, 05/20/2019

Watch: Pat Maroon sends Blues to Western Conference final with overtime goal St. Louis forward Pat Maroon was the hero again as the Blues advanced to the Western Conference final with a double overtime win over the Dallas Stars....
18:17, 05/08/2019

A start-up trying to usurp Western Union and shake up the $689 billion money transfer market Western Union isn't panicked, but the delivery of money around the world is being upended, says CEO of upstart TransferWise. It broke into the market $689 billion market in 2011 and unlike many start-ups is already profitable....
17:00, 05/18/2019

Chinese state media says 'Western ideologues' to blame for Hong Kong unrest Chinese state media blamed meddling by Western governments on Thursday for unrest in Hong Kong amid an escalating diplomatic spat between China and the United Kingdom over protests in the former British colony....
05:34, 07/04/2019

St. Louis Blues win Game 2 of Western Conference final, even up series vs. San Jose Sharks Vince Dunn and Robert Bortuzzo scored second-period goals that helped the St. Louis Blues overcome another big game from San Jose’s Logan Couture.        ...
07:34, 05/14/2019

Exclusive: Western intelligence hacked 'Russia's Google' Yandex to spy on accounts - sources Hackers working for Western intelligence agencies broke into Russian internet search company Yandex in late 2018 deploying a rare type of malware in an attempt to spy on user accounts, four people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters....
21:00, 06/27/2019

Babadook director Jennifer Kent returns with a great, harrowing Western, The Nightingale Jennifer Kent’s The Nightingale is a Western revenge yarn of such heightened cruelty and suffering that it basically demands to be read as allegory. Westerns, as a rule, are violent, and that perhaps goes double for the Aussie ones, which tend to be more pitiless than their American cousins, strippi...
20:17, 08/01/2019

Police: Teen Killed, 22 Injured When Semi Slams Into Vehicles In Western Kentucky EDDYVILLE, Ky. (LEX 18) — State Police said a teen was killed and 22 other people were injured, some critically, when a semi-trailer truck slammed into nearly a dozen vehicles Friday in far western Kentucky. Authorities said the crash occurred around 4:30 p.m. in the eastbound lanes of Interst...
15:51, 06/29/2019

NBA playoffs: Rockets outlast Warriors to level Western Conference semi-final Golden State Warriors 108-112 Houston RocketsMilwaukee Bucks take 3-1 series lead against Boston CelticsJames Harden scored 38 points and the Houston Rockets held on for a 112-108 win over the Golden State Warriors on Monday night to even their Western Conference semi-final series at 2-2.The Rockets...
07:34, 05/07/2019

Steph and Seth Curry shared a special moment after the Western Conference finals Stephen Curry and Seth Curry exchanged jerseys and a hug after Steph's Warriors completed the sweep of the Trail Blazers.        ...
16:34, 05/21/2019

Western Digital bulks up IntelliFlash family with more NVMe, high density options Meanwhile, Western Digital's updated IntelliFlash software extends its data management feature set with transparent dataset migration and hybrid-cloud data mobility....
16:17, 07/16/2019

'We haven't seen Russians in Western Hemisphere this strongly since Cuban missile crisis': Rep. McCaul The spiraling political crisis in Venezuela has drawn Russia into the Western Hemisphere on a scale not seen since the Cuban missile crisis, said Rep. Michael McCaul on "America's Newsroom" Wednesday....
21:51, 05/01/2019

Experience: my dog is a champion surfer The dogs have 10 minutes to catch as many waves as they can. Judges look at length of ride, whether they make it back to shore, and how many tricks they doWhen my golden retriever, Ricochet, was born, on 20 January 2008, she took her first breath in my hands. I had launched a non-profit organisation...
14:51, 07/19/2019

Former F1 champion Lauda dead at 70 Three-times Formula One champion Niki Lauda has died at 70, months after having a lung transplant, his former racing team McLaren confirmed on Tuesday....
05:00, 05/21/2019

How to build a spelling bee champion As a tutor, what makes the National Spelling Bee so fulfilling is that it represents the culmination of dozens of hours of study spent practicing these skills with my studentsThe Scripps National Spelling Bee is an object of curiosity and bemusement. Many of the millions who will tune in to ESPN’s b...
14:34, 05/28/2019

Big guns could be spiked at wide-open U.S. Open A premium iron player will likely win this week's U.S. Open at Pebble Beach, where Zach Johnson has almost as good a chance of prevailing as Dustin Johnson in the third major championship of the year....
19:17, 06/10/2019

McIlroy targets US Open after Canadian Open win "Rory McIlroy threatened to shoot 59 but fell just short as he made his Canadian Open debut a great one by clinching a seven-stroke victory in Ontario on Sunday and then said it was only mission half-accomplished."...
14:00, 06/10/2019

Western Union shares drop on fear new Facebook cryptocurrency will take money transfer business Shares of Western Union fell on excitement around the potential of sending money internationally without fees with Facebook's new cryptocurrency....
19:17, 06/18/2019

Dozens killed and injured by new attacks in western Yemen, UN coordinator condemns ‘outrageous’ toll Reports from Yemen’s Hajjah Governorate indicate that scores of civilians have been killed following attacks on residential areas over the past two days. Medical sources suggest that at least 22 have died, with more than 30 injured during the bombardment....
19:17, 04/28/2019

Yemen proves it: in western eyes, not all ‘Notre Dames’ are created equal | Lamya Khalidi As an archaeologist, I’ve seen Yemen’s rich heritage. But for too many world leaders, only arms sales really matterLike everyone else the world over, I watched in horror last week as Notre Dame burned and its spire fell. I saw the stunned reactions of onlookers on the news, on social media and in fr...
14:17, 05/01/2019

Republican Bruce Westerman proposes curbing western wildfires through forest management overhaul Rep. Bruce Westerman, R-Ark., introduced legislation Wednesday to expand the pace and scale of forest management projects meant to reduce the risk of wildfires that have become more destructive and common....
00:17, 05/09/2019

Sharks vs Blues NHL live stream: how to watch the 2019 Western Conference Finals online So who's it going to be: the San Jose Sharks or the St. Louis Blues that go to the 2019 Stanley Cup? The Western Conference Finals side of the NHL Playoffs has been super tight so far and you can follow our guide to getting a Sharks vs Blues NHL live stream regardless of where on Earth you may ...
05:51, 05/22/2019

Chinese foreign minister claims 'black hand' of Western involvement in Hong Kong Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has accused the "black hand" of Western forces of attempting to use recent mass demonstrations in Hong Kong to "stir up trouble" in the city....
09:34, 06/20/2019

Turkish TV station refuses to air Western Conference Finals over Trail Blazers' Enes Kanter Portland Trail Blazers center Enes Kanter is by far Turkey’s best basketball player in the NBA and even though he is playing in the Western Conference Finals one TV station will not be airing his games....
22:00, 05/15/2019

D-Day 75th anniversary: Theresa May to highlight importance of western alliance as she hosts world leaders Theresa May is to call for continued Western unity in tackling "new and evolving security threats" as she commemorates the 75th anniversary of D-Day....
01:17, 06/05/2019

Matteo Salvini, the closest thing Western Europe has to Trump, coming to White House Italy's deputy prime minister — who is visiting Washington this weekend — is proving that perhaps the best way to have decent relations with Trump’s administration is to be a little bit like the president himself....
00:51, 06/15/2019

‘Thank a Cop Day’ in Southern Arizona TUCSON – Taking place during National Police Week, “Thank a Cop Day” is Thursday, May 16. Created by the Southern Arizona Law Enforcement Foundation, the day is used to recognize and thank our local law enforcement officers. Partnering with local restaurants and businesses, meals a...
09:00, 05/16/2019

The Heavyweight Champion With an Imperfect Body Boxer Andy Ruiz Jr. eats candy bars before his fights and was taunted about his weight. He answered with a shocking knockout win over Anthony Joshua....
18:00, 06/02/2019

Vergne becomes Formula E's first double champion French driver Jean-Eric Vergne defended his Formula E title and became the first double champion in the all-electric series after finishing seventh in Sunday's New York season finale....
00:00, 07/15/2019

Former Formula One champion Lauda dead at 70 Three-times Formula One world champion Niki Lauda, regarded as one of the finest racers of all time and who later became a successful airline entrepreneur, has died at 70 after battling declining health....
11:51, 05/21/2019

Who's the next undisputed junior featherweight champion? Three champions carry the four world titles in boxing's 122-pound division, but does Emanuel Navarrete, Danny Roman or Rey Vargas have what it takes to become the undisputed champion?...
10:34, 08/16/2019

The battle at 140: Which champion can unify the division? Ahead of Hooker-Ramirez on July 27, the junior welterweight division is basically a four-man tournament for unification. Which fighter at 140 has the best chances to make it happen?...
01:51, 07/25/2019

A former 'Jeopardy' champion says he won $20,000 on HQ Trivia, but has yet to be paid HQ Trivia One-time "Jeopardy" champion Alex Jacob claims that he won $20,000 on HQ Trivia in June — but one month later, he says he has yet to be paid. "It may take some eligible winners up to 90 days to receive cash prizes," HQ Trivia told Business Insider. Fans have long complained about pa...
09:17, 07/09/2019

Despite being champion, Masayuki Ito still a blank canvas Masayuki Ito won a junior lightweight title as a professional despite never having fought as an amateur. But that's no surprise to trainer Rudy Hernandez, who said the sky is the limit for Ito....
07:17, 05/25/2019

Lowry brushes aside critics: 'I'm a champion' After posting 26 points and 10 assists in the Raptors' title-clinching win, Kyle Lowry basked in his career-defining moment and said, "The critics will have something else to say, which is fine. But I'm a champion."...
13:17, 06/14/2019

Fury still lineal champion with TKO of Schwarz Tyson Fury needed just two rounds to put away Tom Schwarz, dropping the challenger late in the second round before scoring a TKO to retain his lineal heavyweight title Saturday night....
07:51, 06/16/2019

U.S. Wins World Cup and Becomes a Champion for Its Times Few sports teams are asked to carry so much meaning on their shoulders as the U.S. women’s soccer team. Fewer still do it so effortlessly, and with so much success....
01:51, 07/08/2019

On This Day: Heavyweight champion Ken Norton is born Thomas Georgiou looks back on the life of heavyweight great Ken Norton The post On This Day: Heavyweight champion Ken Norton is born appeared first on Boxing News....
15:00, 08/09/2019

Trump to consider inviting NBA champion Raptors President Donald Trump says he'll consider inviting the NBA champion Toronto Raptors to the White House "if they'd like to do it." (June 20)       ...
00:00, 06/22/2019

MotoGP champion Marquez goes top after win in Spain World champion Marc Marquez swept back to the top of the MotoGP standings by a single point on Sunday after running away with his home Spanish Grand Prix at Jerez....
21:34, 05/05/2019

How a Self-Taught Art Curator Became a Gay Rights Champion ‘I had no vision at all,’ said Charles W. Leslie, who co-founded the Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art 50 years ago. ‘It had to do with some vague concept of gay liberation.’...
19:17, 06/21/2019

Li Na becomes Asia's first grand slam champion China's Li Na wins the 2011 French Open to become the first Asian player to win a grand slam. Republished as part of CNN World Sport's 25th anniversary....
00:17, 04/29/2019

Niki Lauda: Much more than a Formula One champion Niki Lauda was a successful Formula One driver, aviation entrepreneur, television F1 pundit, and more recently the non-executive chairman of the Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team....
11:00, 05/21/2019

Three-time F1 champion Lauda dead at 70 Three-time Formula One champion Niki Lauda, who recovered from a near-fatal accident to become one of motor racing's greatest drivers, has died aged 70, according to Reuters....
11:34, 05/21/2019

Indian news agency reports that 15 children have been killed in a building fire in the western state of Gujarat SURAT, India (AP) — Indian news agency reports that 15 children have been killed in a building fire in the western state of Gujarat....
15:34, 05/24/2019

Look: Dell, Sonya Curry wear matching Blazers-Warriors jackets to Western Conference Finals Dell and Sonya Curry, the parents of Warriors star Stephen Curry and Portland's Seth Curry, wore matching jackets with both teams' logos to Game 4 of the NBA Western Conference Finals on Saturday night....
06:17, 05/19/2019

American hostage among four freed in western Africa following French special forces raid; two soldiers killed An American is among of group of four hostages who have been freed in Western Africa following a French special forces military operation, the European country’s government announced Friday....
14:17, 05/10/2019

Trail Blazers vs Warriors live stream: how to watch 2019 NBA Western Conference Finals online Another year, another NBA Western Conference Finals appearance for the Golden State Warriors. This makes it four in a row, and they haven't failed to reach the Finals in any of those. Could this be the year that their Oregon adversaries - the Portland Trail Blazers - put a stop to that? You can...
02:17, 05/17/2019

South Western Railway strike: Royal Ascot racegoers face travel chaos as five-day walkout gets under way Thousands of racegoers heading to Royal Ascot face travel chaos this week as a five-day strike in the long-running dispute over guards on trains gets under way....
10:17, 06/17/2019

Southern California hit by 6.6 earthquake SEARLES VALLEY, Calif (AP) – An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.6 shoot Southern California Thursday morning. People as far away as Phoenix and Las Vegas reported feeling it. It reportedly happened near Searles Valley, Calif., northeast of Los Angeles. The National Weather Service...
00:17, 07/05/2019

Southern California could be hit by 30,000 more earthquakes Southern California, reeling from two of the biggest earthquakes in two decades, could be hit by a staggering 30,000 aftershock quakes by the end of the year, experts warn. The 6.4-magnitude quake on Thursday followed by the even bigger 7.1-magnitude one the next day, both in the Mojave Desert, have...
19:00, 07/07/2019

320 more troops to be sent to U.S. southern border Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan approved Monday to send an additional 320 military troops to the southern border to provide humanitarian support....
07:17, 04/30/2019

A hot and breezy day in Southern Arizona TUCSON – Today we’ll see the hottest daytime high temperatures so far this year. High clouds continue to spread across the region and they will thin out overnight. A ridge of high pressure is parked aloft, and this brought extremely hot conditions to Southern Arizona this afternoon. Temp...
02:17, 06/14/2019

Rio champion Nurudinov DQ’d from London Olympics for doping LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — A weightlifting gold medalist at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics has been disqualified from the 2012 London Games for doping. The Court of Arbitration for Sport says its new anti-doping chamber stripped Ruslan Nurudinov of fourth place in London in the 105-kilogram weig...
15:17, 05/27/2019

Double Olympic champion Dahlmeier retires at 25 "Double Olympic biathlon champion Laura Dahlmeier announced her retirement from the sport on Friday after a rollercoaster season that saw her miss out on gold at the world championships."...
19:17, 05/17/2019

Which team will be the NHL's next first-time champion? Here are the odds Now that the St. Louis Blues have won the Stanley Cup, who’s the next first-time winner? Here’s our odds going into 2019-20.       ...
09:00, 06/13/2019

Fat chance: Ruiz set to reign as heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz Jr. set to reign as heavyweight champion following epic upset of Anthony Joshua at Madison Square Garden        ...
20:17, 06/02/2019

Former Olympic swimming champion Meilutyte retires at 22 VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Former Olympic swimming champion Ruta Meilutyte has retired at the age 22 while facing questions for missing three doping tests. The Lithuanian Swimming Federation says Meilutyte wants to focus on her studies and other interests. At 15, Meilutyte won gold in the 100-meter b...
13:17, 05/22/2019

GOP impeachment champion gets a hero's welcome back home GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Rep. Justin Amash is a lonely man in Congress, the sole Republican to back Donald Trump’s removal from office. But back home on Tuesday night, the Michigan lawmaker got the red-carpet treatment in his first face-to-face encounter with voters since his call for impeachment.Durin...
06:34, 05/29/2019

In Barr, Trump has found his champion and advocate WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General William Barr is becoming President Donald Trump’s favorite lawyer. He’s not only enthusiastically embracing Trump’s political agenda, he’s gone all-in by casting special counsel Robert Mueller’s report as vindication for Trump and hint...
22:51, 05/17/2019

Former Olympic champion Pearson retires from athletics "World and former Olympic champion high hurdler Sally Pearson, Australia\u0027s most successful track athlete of her generation, gave up on her bid for a swansong at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and retired on Tuesday."...
03:34, 08/07/2019