REGIONBUSINESSLIFE.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-07-06, 09:00

Nadal's draw gets tougher with resurgent Tsonga in third round

After Rafa Nadal won a thrilling four-set encounter with Nick Kyrgios, the Spaniard repeated his lament that he had got a tough draw at the All England Club, ahead of his third-round clash against Fre...

Nadal's draw gets tougher with resurgent Tsonga in third round

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Nishikori downs Tsonga to reach French Open third round Japan's Kei Nishikori overcame a sluggish start to see off local favorite Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 4-6 6-4 6-4 6-4 and reach the third round of the French Open on Wednesday....
2019-05-29, 18:00

Edmund to face Tsonga in Citi Open third round as Evans wilts in Washington heat "Kyle Edmund set up a third-round clash with a resurgent Jo-Wilfried Tsonga by cruising past Lloyd Harris 6-1 6-4 at the Citi Open but fellow Brit Dan Evans fell at the first hurdle in Washington."...
2019-07-31, 20:13

Tough Wimbledon draw for Nadal as Kyrgios looms in second round Already riled by Wimbledon's seedings policy, twice champion Rafael Nadal's mood would not have improved after falling foul of Friday's draw which handed him a potential second-round clash with controversial Australian Nick Kyrgios....
2019-06-28, 15:00

Sumit Nagal Qualifies For US Open Main Draw, Faces Federer In 1st Round Sumit Nagal, ranked 190 in the world, will face 20-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer at US Open's showpiece court, the Arthur Ashe Stadium, in the first round....
2019-08-24, 06:52

Thurman looks to end Pacquiao's resurgent career in showdown Keith Thurman appears to have several physical advantages over Manny Pacquiao heading into their welterweight showdown in Las Vegas       ...
2019-07-20, 01:26

Yankees vs. Mets: Take a risky bet on resurgent Jason Vargas Well it ain’t Cooperstown, but Roger Clemens will be inducted into the Pawtucket Red Sox Hall of Fame. Not expected to show is Barry Bonds — who is expecting “the call” any day now from the Clear/Cream Soda Hall located in Needles, Calif. Subway Series, well all of two games anyway, begins tonight i...
2019-06-10, 19:26

After feasting on MLB bottom-feeders, what's next for resurgent N.Y. Mets? The Mets completed their 13-1 feast of the worst teams on their schedule to put themselves in playoff contention, but now the hard work begins.       ...
2019-08-08, 10:13

ISIS is 'resurgent' in Syria and 'consolidating' in Iraq: Watchdog report The lead inspector general for Operation Inherent Resolve, the U.S.-led campaign in Iraq and Syria combating ISIS, said in a report Tuesday that the terrorist group “consolidated its insurgency in Iraq and resurged in Syria” during the spring and summer this year....
2019-08-07, 11:13

Resurgent Woods heads to PGA with Nicklaus record back in play "Tiger Woods heads to the PGA Championship just three major titles behind Jack Nicklaus\u0027 record tally of 18 thanks to his Masters triumph in April."...
2019-05-21, 18:39

Resurgent Russia eyes Tokyo Olympics after doping troubles With a year to go until the Olympics in Tokyo, Russia believes it can emerge from the shadow of doping scandals and surge up the medal table       ...
2019-07-24, 13:13

Resurgent health insurer stocks face test at Democratic debates Shares of U.S. health insurers that have rebounded in the past two months could come under pressure this week as Democrats square off in their first presidential debates, with healthcare policy reform potentially high on the agenda....
2019-06-28, 02:26

Resurgent Alexis Sánchez fires Chile into Copa América quarter-finals Striker puts Chile ahead early in the second halfEcuador end game with 10 men following late red cardAlexis Sánchez shrugged off an ankle injury and continued his resurgent form at the Copa América as the Chile striker fired his side to a 2-1 victory over Ecuador which took the holders into the quar...
2019-06-22, 15:00

Harry Kane’s late double takes Spurs past resurgent Aston Villa It was a good way to begin a Premier League season, for the supporters at least. At the still gleaming White Hart Lane 60,000 were treated to a thrilling comeback victory by the hosts and a brave oh-so-nearly performance from the visitors. These early hours of a long campaign also begged questions o...
2019-08-10, 23:52

Tsonga leads good day for French men Jo-Wilfried Tsonga led a home charge into the second round of the French Open on Monday, beating Germany's Peter Gojowczyk in four sets to book a standout clash with Japan's Kei Nishikori....
2019-05-27, 23:13

Tomic beaten by Tsonga in 58 minutes Australian Bernard Tomic banked 45,000 pounds ($56,682.00) for 58 minutes work as he sauntered to a 6-2 6-1 6-4 defeat against Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the Wimbledon first round on Tuesday....
2019-07-02, 19:39

Factbox: Kei Nishikori v Jo-Wilfried Tsonga A look at the records of Japan's Kei Nishikori and France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga before their second-round match at the French Open on Wednesday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
2019-05-29, 06:52

Dominant Nadal brushes aside Tsonga at Wimbledon World number two Rafa Nadal was in ruthless form on Centre Court on Saturday as he marched into the fourth round at Wimbledon with a 6-2 6-3 6-2 rout of France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga....
2019-07-06, 19:52

Highlights: Nishikori buries Tsonga hopes "Japan\u0027s Kei Nishikori overcame a sluggish start to see off local favourite Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 4-6 6-4 6-4 6-4 and reach the third round of the French Open"...
2019-05-29, 17:39

Factbox: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga v Rafa Nadal A look at the records of France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Spain's Rafa Nadal before their third-round match at Wimbledon on Saturday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
2019-07-06, 09:00

Nishikori hits back to beat Tsonga in four sets "Japan\u0027s Kei Nishikori overcame a sluggish start to see off local favourite Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 4-6 6-4 6-4 6-4 and reach the third round of the French Open on Wednesday."...
2019-05-29, 17:39

Tsonga makes winning return to Citi Open "July 29 (Reuters) - Jo-Wilfried Tsonga turned back the clock to defeat Canadian Brayden Schnur 6-4 7-6(2) at the Citi Open in Washington on Monday in his first match at the tournament in a decade."...
2019-07-31, 20:13

Federer survives scare against Tsonga to advance in Halle Roger Federer survived a scare in his bid for a record-extending 10th Halle Open title with a 7-6, 4-6, 7-5 win over Jo-Wilfried Tsonga        ...
2019-06-20, 21:26

ATP roundup: Tsonga rolls in opening match at Mercedes Cup Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga needed just 57 minutes on Monday to post a 6-3, 6-0 win over Germany's Mischa Zverev in the opening round of the Mercedes Cup at Stuttgart, Germany....
2019-06-11, 02:26

Raonic edges Tsonga to reach Stuttgart Open quarterfinals Milos Raonic edged past Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6-4, 6-7 (5), 7-6 (1) to book his place in the Stuttgart Open quarterfinals on Wednesday        ...
2019-06-13, 01:26

Tsonga rallies past qualifier to reach quarterfinals in Lyon LYON, France (AP) — Former champion Jo-Wilfried Tsonga rallied past Canadian qualifier Steven Diez on Wednesday to reach the quarterfinals and extend his perfect record at the Lyon Open. Tsonga, the 2017 champion, came within two points of losing but finally prevailed 3-6, 7-6 (2), 6-3 on his sixth ...
2019-05-22, 22:13

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga strikes 13 aces on Stuttgart Open debut Jo-Wilfried Tsonga powered past 2017 semi-finalist Mischa Zverev 6-3, 6-0 before rain brought an early end to Monday's play at the Stuttgart Open        ...
2019-06-11, 02:26

| Tsonga, Kecmanovic rain on German parade in sodden Stuttgart Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Miomir Kecmanovic beatlocal heroes Mischa Zverev and Philipp Kohlschreiber as the grass court season got off to a sodden start in Stuttgart....
2019-06-11, 01:13

French Open 2019: Tsonga left holding baby "Jo-Wilfried Tsonga easied into the French Open second round with a 7-6 6-1 4-6 6-3 win over Peter Gojowczyk before being asked to pose for a photo with a baby."...
2019-05-27, 19:39

Home favorite Tsonga ready to renew Nishikori rivalry Jo-Wilfried Tsonga is still working his way back after a long-term injury but the home favorite has promised to leave everything on the court when he takes on Japan's Kei Nishikori in Wednesday's French Open second round....
2019-05-29, 06:52

Federer comes through tricky Tsonga test to make Halle quarters "Roger Federer was made to work hard by Jo-Wilfried Tsonga at the Halle Open on Thursday before he sealed a 7-6(5) 4-6 7-5 victory in the second round to continue his charge towards a 10th title at the grasscourt tournament."...
2019-06-20, 21:13

"Nothing To Lose": Jo-Wilfried Tsonga Upbeat Ahead Of Roger Federer Clash Jo-Wilfried Tsonga beat compatriot Benoit Paire in straight sets in Halle on Tuesday to set up a second round fixture with Roger Federer on Thursday....
2019-06-20, 06:13

Watch: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga wins fastest match in 15 years at Wimbledon France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga won the fastest men's singles match at Wimbledon since 2004, beating Australia's Bernard Tomic in 58 minutes in the first round of the Grand Slam at the All-England Club in London....
2019-07-03, 19:52

Fantasy Football Offseason Questions: Is Todd Gurley no longer a Round 1 or Round 2 pick? Todd Gurley's mysterious knee problem has sent his Fantasy stock to places we'd never thought we'd see it. Dave Richard says there's still more room for him to fall....
2019-06-05, 00:13

Manny Pacquiao defeats Keith Thurman via split decision: Round-by-round analysis Keith Thurman picked up his first career loss as Manny Pacquiao took a split decision in their WBA welterweight title fight in Las Vegas.       ...
2019-07-21, 17:13

Game 6 Just Got A Lot Tougher For The Sharks The Sharks will not have Erik Karlsson or Tomas Hertl for Game 6 tonight, and Joe Pavelski is a game-time decision. By the low, low standards set by a disastrous Game 5, the news could be worse. Joe Pavelski could be definitely out instead of just possibly out and definitely hampered. Joonas Donskoi...
2019-05-21, 21:26

Men's round-up: Thiem battles through to third round at French Open "Austrian Dominic Thiem overcame a tough test to reach the French Open third round with a 6-3 6-7(6) 6-3 7-5 win over defiant Kazakh Alexander Bublik on Court Philippe Chatrier on Thursday."...
2019-05-30, 17:26

Women's round-up: Impressive Azarenka powers into third round "Former world number one Victoria Azarenka thrashed Australian Ajla Tomljanovic 6-2 6-0 in the second round to continue her impressive start at Wimbledon on Wednesday."...
2019-07-03, 15:26

Trump Brain Status: ‘The Wheels on the Bus Go Round and Round’ Donald Trump is doing a stellar job meeting everyone’s expectations that he’ll embarrass himself—and his constituents back home—during a trip to the annual G-20 summit in Osaka, Japan, and then during meetings in South Korea....
2019-06-29, 20:52

Europe's Tougher Approach to Big Tech U.S. tech giants beware: Margrethe Vestager is back and she is planning to change the rules. The European Union’s steely competition commissioner was reappointed for another five years with extended responsibility to ensure Europe is fit for the digital age....
2019-09-10, 20:26

Xi Gets Tougher on Trump After New Tariff Threat BEIJING (AP) — Facing another U.S. tariff hike, Chinese President Xi Jinping is getting tougher with Washington instead of backing down. Beijing fired what economists called a “warning shot” at Washington by letting its yuan currency weaken in response to President Donald TrumpR...
2019-08-13, 08:52

Tapping Homes for Cash to Get Tougher Under New FHA Limits The Trump administration is moving to restrict mortgage refinancings in which borrowers withdraw cash, the latest effort to curb the federal government’s exposure to potential defaults....
2019-08-01, 15:13

This Pretty Pink Pineapple Drink Is Tougher Than It Looks People who shun fruity drinks or drinks that come in coupe glasses on “principle” are most likely very boring people. There’s nothing wrong with preferring a neat pour of whiskey to a daiquiri, but judging a drink by its color, glassware, or imagined gender is deeply weird, particularly when fruit i...
2019-09-06, 22:00

Broken bee? Spelling experts say tougher words are out there The Scripps National Spelling Bee suffered a body blow when eight kids ended up co-champions because they were simply too accomplished to stumble over any of the words Scripps threw at them....
2019-06-01, 01:52

‘Like I’m Some Kind of Criminal’: Tougher Fines in Tennis Two players have lost all their prize money from Grand Slam tournaments to cover fines for failing to “perform to a professional standard” in first-round matches....
2019-08-04, 00:39

Cyprus: EU to take tougher stance on Turkey over drilling NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus’ president says he believes the European Union will take a tougher line against Turkey over its bid to drill for gas in waters where the east Mediterranean island nation has exclusive economic rights. President Nicos Anastasiades said Tuesday he’s optimistic...
2019-06-18, 15:52

Why did BYU play the third round before the first round in golf championship? Third round play of the NCAA Div. I Men's Golf Championship is scheduled for Sunday, a day the BYU Cougars don't compete due to religious reasons.        ...
2019-05-24, 16:13

Women's round-up: Keys breezes into second round "Madison Keys, seeded 17th, made short work of Thailand\u0027s Luksika Kumkhum winning 6-3 6-2 to reach the second round while Elina Svitolina handed Australia\u0027s Daria Gavrilova a bagel en route to a 7-5 6-0 victory."...
2019-07-01, 19:00

Red Bull-Honda F1 win "surprise" after tougher start than expected Red Bull and Honda were "surprised" to score their first Formula 1 win together in Austria because Mercedes being "almost perfect" meant the season started tougher than expected...
2019-07-04, 23:13

No-deal Brexit could make travel with pets tougher The EU's pet passport program allows people to easily take their pets between the UK and the rest of Europe. That could change if there's a no-deal Brexit. (Aug. 27)        ...
2019-08-27, 22:26

MPs call for tougher penalties on drivers using mobile phones Committee says ban on hands-free use should be considered amid rise in road deathsTougher restrictions on drivers using mobile phones, including extending the ban to hands-free devices, should be considered, MPs have said.The transport select committee said using any type of mobile phone while drivi...
2019-08-13, 06:52

New Ukraine president calls for tougher sanctions on Russia Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy is urging the European Union to step up sanctions against Russia amid continued tensions in the eastern Donbass region and Crimea....
2019-06-05, 19:26

With Tougher U.S. Sanctions on Venezuela, Bolton Says ‘Time for Dialogue Is Over’ At a conference meant to find a solution to the standoff in Venezuela, John R. Bolton, the Trump administration’s national security adviser, pushed a hard-line approach and rejected compromises....
2019-08-07, 03:13

Lyft built a scooter for sharing that's tougher and more comfortable Lyft is the next big scooter sharing service to unveil a two-wheeler that's better at enduring real-world abuse. Its new model touts a "more durable build" that stands a greater chance of surviving the outdoors. Your ride should be less jarring, fo......
2019-06-14, 23:13

Germany's Seehofer wants tougher checks on Swiss border German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer wants enhanced controls for travelers arriving from Switzerland following the killing of a boy at Frankfurt's railway station. Opposition politicians accused him of populism....
2019-08-03, 01:26

Sarfaraz Admits It Has Become Tougher For Pakistan After Loss To India Pakistan were not able to make use of the overcast conditions and allowed the Indian openers to score freely, leaving India to pile up a big 336/5 which Pakistan failed to chase down....
2019-06-17, 10:52

| Everest 'traffic jam' survivor calls for tougher rules Ameesha Chauhan, a survivor of the Everest "traffic jam" who is in hospital recovering from frostbite, says climbers without basic skills should be barred to prevent a recurrence of this year's deadly season on the world's highest peak....
2019-05-28, 19:52

Swedish prosecutor will not push for tougher A$AP Rocky sentence A Swedish prosecutor said on Tuesday he would not push for a tougher punishment for U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky who got a suspended sentence for his role in a brawl in Stockholm....
2019-08-27, 12:52

With Tougher U.S. Sanctions on Venezuela, Bolton Says ‘Now is the Time for Action’ At a conference meant to find a solution to the standoff in Venezuela, John R. Bolton, the Trump administration’s national security adviser, pushed a hard-line approach and rejected compromises....
2019-08-07, 15:39

Frank Lampard wants Chelsea to be tougher after being held by Leicester • Lampard is still waiting for his first competitive win in charge• Rodgers feels Leicester deserved victory at Stamford BridgeFrank Lampard said that Chelsea have to be tougher and show more personality after they failed to repel an impressive fightback from Leicester.Lampard is still waiting for h...
2019-08-19, 10:52

Faurecia holds course in 'tougher-than-expected' auto market The supplier maintained first-half profitability and reaffirmed its full-year guidance despite a decline in global auto production and the loss of seating contracts with Daimler and Citroen....
2019-07-23, 22:00

Is Trump’s America Tougher on Asylum than Other Western Countries? President Trump’s plan to bar migrants from seeking asylum in the United States is similar to a scheme employed by Australia since 2012. Europe tried a comparable scheme in 2016, but it didn’t work....
2019-09-14, 18:52

Soccer 'game' breaks out during Jo-Wilfried Tsonga-Benoit Paire ATP match at Halle Open Tennis players Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Benoit Paire spontaneously started playing soccer during their ATP match at the Halle Open.       ...
2019-06-18, 20:00

Legal fight tougher for congressman as wife pleads guilty SAN DIEGO (AP) — Indicted six-term GOP Congressman Duncan Hunter has held steadfast to his contention that a corruption case against him is the result of a political witch hunt. But that argument got tougher Thursday for the former Marine and close ally of President Donald Trump after his wife, who ...
2019-06-14, 08:39

U.S. adviser Bolton to urge tougher UK stance on Iran and China John Bolton, U.S. President Donald Trump’s national security adviser, is expected to urge Britain to toughen its stance on Iran and Chinese telecommunications firm Huawei when he arrives on Sunday for talks in London....
2019-08-11, 21:00

Mercedes-Benz likely to agree to California's tougher emissions rules Mercedes-Benz may be the next company to agree to California's voluntary emissions rules, The New York Times reports. Ford, BMW, Volkswagen and Honda have already pledged to meet California's standards and make their engines more efficient every year......
2019-08-21, 03:13

Mount Everest 'Traffic Jam' Survivor Calls For Tougher Rules Ameesha Chauhan, a survivor of the Everest "traffic jam" who is in hospital recovering from frostbite, said climbers without basic skills should be barred to prevent a recurrence of this year's deadly......
2019-05-28, 07:39

Law schools will face tougher sanctions if too many graduates fail bar exam Law schools could get their American Bar Association accreditation revoked if 75% of graduates who take the bar exam don't pass within two years.        ...
2019-05-21, 19:13

Olympic silver medalist Stevenson demands tougher pro fights Shakur Stevenson stamped his homecoming fight with a third-round knockout of Alberto Guevara, keeping the New Jersey native and 2016 Olympic silver medalist undefeated and in line for a title fight       ...
2019-07-14, 17:39

U.S. and Poland urge tougher checks on foreign influence over 5G networks The United States and Poland believe suppliers of 5G network equipment should be rigorously evaluated for foreign government control, a joint declaration signed on Monday said, as Washington pressures allies to exclude China from 5G networks....
2019-09-02, 15:52

Von der Leyen cracks EU parliament nut, national leaders will prove tougher Ursula von der Leyen had to dangle a range of promises on migration, taxes, climate change and the rule of law to secure even a wafer-thin margin of support in the European Parliament to become the EU's first female chief executive....
2019-07-17, 21:26

Golf: Tougher conditions at U.S. Open as early wave heads out The U.S. Open birdie-fest looked ready to come to an end as cool, overcast conditions greeted the morning wave at Pebble Beach Golf Links on Friday, with overnight leader Justin Rose and Tiger Woods out on the course....
2019-06-15, 00:26

Venezuelan migrants face tougher border policy in Peru Peru is the latest South American country to tighten its border policy for Venezuelans as a migration crisis continues. Migrants desperately tried to cross the border before the deadline....
2019-06-15, 14:13

India’s Economy Needs Tougher Reform. How Will Modi Use His Election Mandate? Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivered a historic second five-year term — with a single-party majority — for the Bharatiya Janata Party this week. He campaigned in 2014 promising economic growth and job creation, and prioritized business-friendly outreach to lure investment and manufactu...
2019-05-25, 21:13

RPT-WRAPUP 1-Canadian banks brace for tougher times as 'Goldilocks' era winds down Canadian banks face challenging times as souring macroeconomic conditions and trade uncertainties increase lending risk and weigh on profit margins, investors and analysts said on Thursday after major lenders wrapped up their quarterly earnings season....
2019-08-30, 14:26

Puerto Rico faces tougher scrutiny over federal Medicaid funding U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday called for heightened scrutiny of Puerto Rico's Medicaid program as the bankrupt territory seeks increased federal healthcare funding while it deals with repercussions from a government corruption scandal....
2019-07-18, 01:13

China's climate 'ambition' pledge could lead to tougher CO2 targets: experts A new pledge by China to show "the highest possible ambition" in the fight against climate change could see the world's biggest greenhouse gas emitter introduce new and more stringent carbon targets next year, according to experts and policy advisors....
2019-07-02, 10:26

NY lawmakers push for tougher helicopter restrictions in wake of deadly crash The deadly helicopter crash landing near America’s most-visited tourist attraction is prompting calls from lawmakers this week for tighter restrictions on flights around New York City, warning that the risk to the public is “just too high.”...
2019-06-11, 16:52

South Korea asks Japan not to impose tougher trade conditions South Korea said on Wednesday a Japanese plan to remove South Korea from a Japanese list of countries that face minimum trade restrictions would impose tougher conditions without legitimate grounds and consultation....
2019-07-24, 10:00

Judge blocks anti-vaxxers’ bid to stop tougher immunization rules ALBANY — A state Supreme Court judge upheld a new law that repeals all non-medical exemptions for school vaccination requirements—just in time for the start of the school year....
2019-08-27, 06:13

Fifa to hand out tougher punishments for racist incidents and financial disputes Fifa has significantly updated its disciplinary code for the first time in 15 years, with major changes made to how it deals with discrimination and financial disputes, football's world governing body has announced....
2019-07-12, 00:39

Apple’s new iPhone 11 Pro videos tout its impressive camera and much tougher glass At the end of a pretty eventful week for Apple, which saw the company host its annual fall event at which new iPhones were showcased — in addition to making headlines for revealing key details about its forthcoming streaming service — we’re getting a new look at those latest iPhone...
2019-09-14, 06:00

U.S. soccer cruises past Chile, points toward tougher World Cup tests It didn't equal their record-setting opening rout, but the Americans performed with ferocity and expertise while showing off their depth in clinching a spot in the round of 16....
2019-06-16, 23:39

WRAPUP 1-Canadian banks brace for tougher times as 'Goldilocks' era winds down Canadian banks face challenging times as souring macroeconomic conditions and trade uncertainties increase lending risk and weigh on profit margins, investors and analysts said on Thursday after major lenders wrapped up their quarterly earnings season....
2019-08-29, 22:52

White House Prepares to Revoke California’s Right to Set Tougher Pollution Rules The move is a direct challenge to California but also the latest sign the president’s broader effort to roll back fuel economy standards has fallen into disarray....
2019-09-06, 01:26

Bishops OK anti-abuse steps, but skeptics seek tougher moves BALTIMORE (AP) — The nation’s Roman Catholic bishops approved new steps this week to deal more strongly with the clergy sex-abuse crisis. But activists and others say the moves leave the bishops in charge of policing themselves and potentially keep law enforcement at arm’s length. As the...
2019-06-14, 00:00

UPDATE 1-U.S. adviser Bolton to urge tougher UK stance on Iran and China John Bolton, U.S. President Donald Trump’s national security adviser, arrived in London on Sunday for talks at which he is expected to urge Britain to toughen its stance on Iran and Chinese telecommunications firm Huawei....
2019-08-11, 21:00

NRA spent $1.6 million lobbying against tougher background checks in run-up to latest mass shootings Calls for tougher background checks and gun control in general have increased yet again in the wake of three mass shootings in California, Texas and Ohio that have left more than 30 people dead....
2019-08-06, 07:26

Jeffrey Epstein's long-shot bid to get bail for child sex traffic case just got even tougher Jeffrey Epstein wanted to be released on bail with a promise to personally pay for security to monitor the former friend of Presidents Donald Trump and Bill Clinton. That may be doomed by a new appeals court ruling....
2019-08-02, 00:13

North Korea says U.S. secretary of state’s ‘irritating’ talk makes discussions tougher North Korea's vice foreign minister: "The U.S. had better not put our patience to the test any longer with such remarks irritating us if it doesn't want to have bitter regrets afterwards,"...
2019-08-31, 09:52

China Expels a Wall Street Journal Reporter in Sign of Tougher Line Beijing declined to renew the credentials of a reporter who wrote about an investigation in Australia involving a cousin of China’s leader, Xi Jinping....
2019-08-30, 12:26

Traveling with pets in Europe: No-deal Brexit would make crossing borders much tougher Every year, 250,000 British cats and dogs go to Europe with their humans, but a no-deal Brexit would cut U.K. out of EU pet passport program.        ...
2019-08-28, 19:39

UN cybercrime chief: Cryptocurrency makes investigating online child abuse tougher The head of the United Nation’s cybercrime and anti-money-laundering branch has warned that investigating online child sexual abuse has become considerably more difficult since the advent of cryptocurrency. Neil Walsh told Australia’s ABC the true scale of online child sexual abuse is much, much big...
2019-08-29, 12:52

Mobile, Ala., mayor promises tougher security at high school sports events after shooting Tougher security measures will soon be in place at public-school sports events in Mobile, Ala., following a shooting Friday that left nine people injured after a high school football game....
2019-09-01, 17:00

For Trump, appeals to white fears about race may be a tougher sell in 2020: Reuters/Ipsos poll U.S. President Donald Trump's anti-immigrant rhetoric and focus on the grievances of white voters helped him win the 2016 election. But a Reuters analysis of public opinion over the last four years suggests that Trump's brand of white identity politics may be less effective in the 2020 election camp...
2019-08-19, 16:39

New York City police union urges tougher punishments for harassers after viral videos surface The New York City Police Benevolent Association demanded that the district attorney invoke felony charges against those accused of throwing water or other substances at officers. The call came after viral videos surfaced on Monday showing officers being doused or pelted while onlookers jeered. ...
2019-07-24, 04:26

Deadly N.H. motorcycle crash leads Mass. governor to push tougher driver's license regulations Drivers who have been suspended at any point over the past three years wouldn't be eligible to receive a commercial driver's license in Massachusetts.        ...
2019-07-20, 20:00

US Open Round-Up: Andreescu overpowers Wozniacki in U.S. Open third round "Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu showed that she intends to be a formidable force in the women\u0027s game with a 6-4 6-4 win over former world number one Caroline Wozniacki in the third round of the U.S. Open on Saturday."...
2019-08-31, 23:39

Virtual reality or no, a round of golf is still just a round of golf Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Are You Playing This Weekend?...
2019-05-24, 08:39

Here's Why It's So Hard to Draw a Horse The New Yorker comic “How to Draw a Horse” isn’t really a how-to; it’s a story about young love and the beauty of nature and channeling your feelings into art. But it also has actual tips for drawing horses! So if you’re an artist who struggles with anatomy, movement, or proportions, check it out....
2019-06-06, 22:01

Will you please just go draw a penis at DoNotDrawAPenis.com? Back in 2016, Google launched an AI experiment called Quick, Draw! that guessed what users were doodling in real-time. The game listed an item to draw and you’d doodle it as the neural network would digitally shout answers to try and correctly guess if you were drawing a cookie, a soccer ball, or ju...
2019-07-19, 18:00

How to Draw Detailed Buildings Artist Thomas Romain is one of the few foreigners working in the anime industry in Japan. He’s done art direction on Symphogear and recently designed the mecha for Space Dandy. Today, he’s going to give us building drawing tips. Thanks, Thomas!...
2019-06-28, 14:13

Andy Murray out of men's doubles draw "Andy Murray and his partner Pierre Hugues-Herbert are out of the men\u0027s doubles draw at Wimbledon after losing to Nikola Metic and Frank Skugor."...
2019-07-06, 17:26

| Still no win for Stellenbosch, Martizburg after goalless draw Stellenbosch FC and Maritzburg United failed to get their first victory of the Absa Premiership season as they played out a goalless draw at the Athlone Stadium....
2019-08-25, 22:00

U.S. draw Latvia in 2020 Fed Cup qualifiers The United States will begin their quest for a 19th Fed Cup title when they take on Latvia on Feb. 7-8 next year after the draw was held at the International Tennis Federation (ITF) office in London....
2019-08-22, 08:26

Tough draw? I've not looked at it, says Barty New world No.1 and Wimbledon top seed Ash Barty says she has not even glanced at the All England Club draw, which considering the obstacles in her quarter, is just as well....
2019-06-29, 22:13

Jeremy Lin is starting to draw interest, just not from the NBA yet Nate Robinson can empathize with Jeremy Lin. Lin, who became the first Asian-American to win the NBA championship as a reserve with the Toronto Raptors, broke down during an interview in Taiwan over the weekend over his uncertain future in the league. Robinson wanted to let Lin know there’s an...
2019-07-31, 21:26

Scotland out after Argentina come back from 3-0 down to draw "Scotland were knocked out of the women\u0027s World Cup on Wednesday after Argentina came back from 3-0 down to snatch a 3-3 draw with a last gasp re-taken penalty following a dramatic intervention from the video assistant referee."...
2019-06-20, 16:39

PKL 7: Mumbai, Pune Draw In Maharashtra Derby Abhishek Singh clinched a Super 10 (11 raid points) for U Mumba as they clawed their back from being six points down in the final five minutes to secure a crucial draw....
2019-09-05, 21:00

Oil prices little changed despite U.S. crude stock draw Oil futures were mostly steady on Wednesday as price support from a larger-than-expected decline in U.S. crude inventories was countered by a lull in equities....
2019-06-19, 21:52

Scotland out after VAR drama as Argentina snatch 3-3 draw Scotland were knocked out of the women's World Cup on Wednesday after Argentina came back from 3-0 down to snatch a 3-3 draw with a last gasp re-taken penalty following a dramatic intervention from the video assistant referee....
2019-06-20, 07:39

Lee becomes first deaf player to win an ATP main draw match "Lee Duck-hee became the first deaf player to win an ATP Tour main draw match by defeating Henri Laaksonen 7-6(4) 6-1 in the first round of the Winston-Salem Open."...
2019-08-20, 13:13

VAR denies Wolves in goalless draw at Leicester "Wolverhampton Wanderers had a goal by Leander Dendoncker ruled out by the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) in an entertaining 0-0 Premier League draw against Leicester City at the King Power Stadium on Sunday."...
2019-08-11, 19:26

'Viva el VAR,' sing Venezuela after draw with Brazil "The Video Assistant Referee (VAR) rode to Venezuela\u0027s rescue once again at the Copa America on Tuesday, denying hosts Brazil two goals in a surprise 0-0 draw in Group A."...
2019-06-19, 18:00

Oil prices rise after U.S. crude stocks draw Oil prices rose on Thursday following a drawdown in U.S. crude inventories, but gains in fuel inventories and persistent concerns over the global economy and future demand outlook capped gains....
2019-08-22, 04:26

Spain and China make it through to last 16 with goalless draw Spain and China played out a goalless draw in their Women’s World Cup match in Le Havre – meaning that both sides secured progression into the last 16 as a result.With a point enough to qualify both nations out of Group B alongside the leaders Germany, it was Spain who had the better of the chances ...
2019-06-18, 03:01

Where Rangers will draw the line on Artemi Panarin The Rangers are likely to attempt to bring Artemi Panarin to Broadway when the free agent market opens on Monday, but sources have indicated that the team will not engage in a bidding war in order to secure the skilled winger. It is true that the best laid intentions sometimes go up in smoke when......
2019-06-28, 18:52

Chelsea can only blame themselves for Leicester draw - Lampard "Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has told his players that they only have themselves to blame after they were held to a disappointing 1-1 draw against Leicester."...
2019-08-19, 00:26

Women's Champions League draw – live! Updates on the round of 32 draw taking place in NyonBronze in final three for Uefa Women’s Player of the YearAny thoughts? You can email John | tweet @johnbrewin_ 12.52pm BST And that, in the words of Graham Kelly, concludes the draw. 12.52pm BST The final tie: Belarus’ FC Minsk v FC Zurich. Conti...
2019-08-16, 14:00

Oil prices mostly steady despite U.S. crude stock draw Oil futures were little changed on Wednesday as price support from a larger-than-expected decline in U.S. crude inventories was countered by a slump in equities....
2019-06-19, 20:26

Tite under pressure after goalless draw with Venezuela After a dismal performance in a 0-0 draw against Venezuela, the blame is falling squarely on the shoulders of Brazil coach Tite       ...
2019-06-19, 18:39

Acosta lifts DC United to 1-1 draw with Earthquakes WASHINGTON (AP) — Luciano Acosta scored a putback in the 67th minute and D.C. United finished with a 1-1 draw with the San Jose Earthquakes on Saturday night. Earthquakes goalkeeper Daniel Vega made some outstanding saves throughout the match, but Acosta took advantage of the one that rebounded with...
2019-06-02, 05:00

Manchester United are on right path despite draw, says Solskjær Ole Gunnar Solskjær urged Manchester United supporters to retain belief in his methods after his side stuttered to a draw against 10-man Southampton but conceded they must rediscover a ruthless streak after extending their winless away run to eight Premier League matches. Solskjær also confirmed Pau...
2019-08-31, 23:00

Stunner earns Azeris draw with Croatia "Croatia missed a chance to go three points clear at the top of Euro 2020 qualifying Group E after a stunning goal by halftime substitute Tamkin Khalilzade earned Azerbaijan a 1-1 home draw with the 2018 World Cup runners-up on Monday."...
2019-09-09, 21:13

Fashion week expected to draw protests There's a specter hovering over London Fashion Week: When the first show opens next Friday, the UK will be less than seven weeks away from its scheduled departure from the European Union. It's difficult to imagine Brexit not appearing, in some form, on the runway....
2019-09-04, 10:13

Djokovic, Federer in same half of U.S. Open draw Wimbledon finalists Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer are on a semi-final collision course at the U.S. Open after they were placed in the same half of the draw on Thursday....
2019-08-22, 20:52

Tech Giants Draw Fire in Congress Concerns about the power of Big Tech echoed across the capital, with politicians in both parties demanding more regulatory scrutiny of four giant companies’ reach and plans for expansion....
2019-07-17, 02:39

Syria Hold India To 1-1 Draw In Intercontinental Cup Having lost both their previous matches to Tajikistan and North Korea, India were already out of contention for a spot in the final while Syria needed a win to get there....
2019-07-17, 06:52

Barca held to surprise draw at Osasuna "Sixteen-year-old Ansu Fati became Barcelona\u0027s youngest ever La Liga goalscorer on Saturday but could not prevent his side stumbling to a surprise 2-2 draw at promoted Osasuna which left the champions with only four points after three games."...
2019-08-31, 21:13

Poland's lead at the top cut after goalless draw with Austria "Poland were held to a 0-0 draw in a top-of-the-table clash with Austria in their Euro 2020 qualifier on Monday as their lead in Group G was cut to two points after Slovenia\u0027s win over Israel."...
2019-09-10, 03:39

Zab Judah says he would have “accepted” a draw against Floyd Mayweather Zab Judah tells Elliot Worsell about his two memorable but ultimately disappointing nights against legends Floyd Mayweather and Kostya Tszyu The post Zab Judah says he would have “accepted” a draw against Floyd Mayweather appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-08-17, 07:13

Lyon lose ground on leaders PSG after draw with Bordeaux "Olympique Lyonnais fell two points behind Ligue 1 leaders Paris St Germain after being held to a 1-1 draw at home to Girondins de Bordeaux on Saturday."...
2019-08-31, 21:13

'We're on the right track,' insists Solskjær after draw at Southampton – video Ole Gunnar Solskjær insisted that Manchester United were 'on the right track' despite being held to a 1-1 draw at Southampton on Saturday. Ralph Hassenhuttl's men had Kevin Danso sent off with 20 minutes to go but United could not break them down and had to settle for a point. Daniel James scored fo...
2019-09-01, 09:39

Former U.S. Open champ Kuznetsova added to main draw Svetlana Kuznetsova moved into the main draw of the U.S. Open on Monday after Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia withdrew due to an injured left foot, the U.S. Tennis Association announced....
2019-08-13, 09:13

Focused Kerber not fazed by tough Wimbledon draw Defending champion Angelique Kerber said she was in good spirits ahead of her Wimbledon title defense and was not thinking too far ahead despite being placed in arguably the tougher half of the draw....
2019-06-30, 17:13

Brazil frustrated by VAR in Copa América draw with Venezuela Coutinho’s late goal disallowed after Firmino handballBrazil had three goals disallowed by VARBrazil had three goals disallowed by VAR as they were held by Venezuela to a goalless draw in Group A of the Copa América. The hosts thought Philippe Coutinho had finally gotten them the upper hand in the f...
2019-06-19, 11:00

| Solskjaer bemoans missed chances after United draw Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admitted his side are lacking a clinical touch in front of goal after they were held by 10-man Southampton....
2019-08-31, 20:13

Scotland’s Jane Ross: ‘I had a feeling we were going to draw England’ The striker believes that, despite three tough games, their improving squad can advance out of their groupJane Ross knows only too well how tough qualifying for the World Cup can be for a European nation and, as the striker recalls with obvious relief, Scotland’s passage to France hinged on the fine...
2019-06-08, 16:52

No defensive mindset from Japan in opening draw: coach Japan coach Asako Takakura was adamant that her side never set up to be defensive against any opponent, despite a goalless draw with lowly-ranked Argentina in their World Cup opener in Paris on Monday....
2019-06-11, 19:13

Pro and anti-Israel protests draw hundreds in Berlin Hundreds of people including prominent German politicians and members of the Jewish community are protesting against a larger, anti-Israel rally in Berlin....
2019-06-02, 07:13

Wood Pellets Draw Fire as Alternative to Coal The wood-pellet business is thriving based on the argument that trees are a clean-energy alternative to coal, but the science behind it is facing challenges from researchers who say cutting and burning trees takes a heavy environmental toll....
2019-08-07, 15:00

Genoa's relegation fears linger after draw with Cagliari "A late Domenico Criscito penalty earned Genoa a 1-1 Serie A draw at home to Cagliari on Saturday but Cesare Prandelli’s side remain at risk of relegation."...
2019-05-21, 14:38

Castellanos’ stunner lifts NYCFC to 2-2 draw with Crew COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Valentín Castellanos scored the tying goal with a 35-yard shot in the 76th minute and New York City FC held on for a 2-2 draw with the Columbus Crew on Saturday night. NYCFC (4-1-8) extended its unbeaten streak to an MLS-best nine games. Gyasi Zardes opened the scoring for Colu...
2019-06-02, 05:00

Oil falls despite big draw in crude inventories, Mideast tensions Oil prices rose on Wednesday, supported by a sharp fall in U.S. crude stocks and tensions over Iran, but concern about global oil demand capped further gains....
2019-07-24, 20:13

French Open draw opens up for all-business Barty Ash Barty has reached the last 16 of the French Open for the first time without dropping a set along the way and, even if the Australian says she is not looking too far ahead, a pathway deep into the second week opened up for her on Saturday....
2019-06-02, 11:00

Argentina earns first World Cup point with 0-0 Japan draw A resolute Argentina held former champion Japan to a 0-0 draw Monday in their opening Group D match at the Women's World Cup       ...
2019-06-10, 22:39

Conservative U.S. justices draw criticism by overruling precedent again For the second time in six weeks, the U.S. Supreme Court's conservative majority on Friday overruled a decades-old legal precedent set by the court, this time involving property rights, raising alarm bells among its liberal members....
2019-06-21, 19:39

Opelka opens up on US Open draw and jokes he could have had Djokovic "Reilly Opelka thinks his first round draw at the US Open \u0027sucks\u0027, but revealed it could have been worse as he could have faced Novak Djokovic."...
2019-08-26, 19:39

| Banyana draw in opening 2020 Olympic qualifier Banyana Banyana played to a 0-0 draw against Botswana on Friday night at the National Stadium in Gaborone in the first leg of their first 2020 Olympic qualifier....
2019-08-31, 08:13

Liverpool none the wiser over Club World Cup opponents after draw "European champions Liverpool were left waiting to see who they will face in the Club World Cup semi-finals after Monday\u0027s draw pitted them against four potential opponents."...
2019-09-16, 19:39

Saudi Arabia pulls out the stops to draw more tourists Saudi Arabia plans to tap everything from a 2,000-year-old UNESCO heritage site to the "the longest, tallest and fastest roller coaster in the world" to boost domestic tourism....
2019-08-26, 19:13

Calling all cyclists - Take part in our survey and prize draw! Have you ever considered if you prefer the glory of pedalling over sitting on an electric bicycle that thrusts you up a hill? Do you want to pop a GPS computer or basket on the handlebars? In short: what matters to you with cycling?Well, here's the great thing for you - whether you cycle only i...
2019-09-09, 13:13

| Captain Khazri salvages AFCON draw for Tunisia Former Premier League forward Wahbi Khazri salvaged a point for Tunisia in an AFCON Group E draw against Mali that kept both sides on course for last-16 places....
2019-06-28, 20:13

Tennis: Lee becomes first deaf player to win an ATP main draw match Lee Duck-hee became the first deaf player to win an ATP Tour main draw match on Monday when the South Korean defeated Henri Laaksonen 7-6(4) 6-1 in the first round of the Winston-Salem Open....
2019-08-20, 08:13

Lee Duck-hee Becomes First Deaf Player To Win ATP Main Draw Match Lee Duck-hee admits that his disability can make life on court frustrating: he can't hear line calls or the umpire's call of the score and relies on gestures to sort out any confusion....
2019-08-20, 10:39

England win fifth Test to draw Ashes series but Australia keep urn • England 294 & 329; Australia 225 & 263• Australia retain urn but cannot close out series winThe defining moment – there is always one of those at this time of year – came in mid-afternoon. Up strode the noble Stuart Broad from the Pavilion End, a gallant, gnarled old warrior in this campaign, who ...
2019-09-15, 20:52

Red Bulls and Atlanta draw after two stoppage-time goals MLS stars Bradley Wright-Phillips and Josef Martinez shined in the final minutes Sunday, as the visiting New York Red Bulls and Atlanta United FC played to a wild 3-3 draw....
2019-07-08, 00:52

Huawei handsets draw fewer clicks after U.S. ban: PriceSpy Huawei handsets are drawing fewer clicks from online shoppers since the United States blacklisted the Chinese telecom company, according to PriceSpy, a product comparison site that attracts an average of 14 million visitors per month....
2019-05-24, 18:13

Enough is enough! For the respect of food, we need to draw the line with pumpkin spice Pumpkin spice doesn't belong in everything. Lattes and baked goods? Yes. Chicken wings and Spam? No. For the love of food, we need to limit the craze.       ...
2019-08-29, 07:13

Venezuela draw 0-0 with Peru in their Copa America opener "Venezuela and Peru began their Copa America with a nervous 0-0 draw on Saturday in a match marked by two Peruvian goals chalked off after consultation with the Video Assistant Referee (VAR)."...
2019-06-15, 23:52

Oil up $2 on U.S. crude stocks draw, Gulf of Mexico storm Oil prices gained $2 a barrel on Wednesday after U.S. crude inventories shrank more than expected and as major producers evacuated rigs in the Gulf of Mexico ahead of an expected storm....
2019-07-10, 21:39

Officer appears to draw weapon after protesters beat him Video taken by the Wall Street Journal's Mike Bird appears to show an officer pull a weapon on protesters who were assaulting him during demonstrations at Hong Kong's international airport....
2019-08-15, 02:39

Rooney’s late PK lifts DC United to 1-1 draw with Toronto FC WASHINGTON (AP) — Wayne Rooney scored on a penalty kick in the 92nd minute to give D.C. United a 1-1 draw with Toronto FC on Saturday night. Rooney went low and straight up the middle to beat goalkeeper Quentin Westberg for his 10th goal of the season. D.C. United (8-4-7) got the penalty kick when F...
2019-06-30, 09:26

Angola and Mauritania play out goalless draw at Cup of Nations "Angola and Mauritania drew 0-0 in Group E of the Africa Cup of Nations on Saturday, leaving both sides facing a battle to advance to the knockout stages."...
2019-06-29, 22:13

Here Is The 2019-20 Champions League Group Stage Draw And we’re back! After a summer of international tournaments and preliminary rounds, the Champions League group stage is up next, following the completion of the draw earlier today in Monaco. As is tradition, now we can shift to figuring out who got boned by the draw, and who will have a cakewalk to ...
2019-08-29, 20:13

New York Harbor's Latest Draw? A Tugboat Tour After several years out of service, the W.O. Decker is back on the water. Owned by the South Street Seaport Museum, the 50-foot vessel dating from 1930 is only tugboat in the area offering rides to the public....
2019-07-14, 22:39

Mauricio Pochettino says Spurs team is ‘together’ after draw with Arsenal • Manager happy with reaction to Newcastle defeat• Pochettino hints Christian Eriksen will stay at clubMauricio Pochettino felt that Tottenham recovered their togetherness during Sunday’s helter-skelter 2-2 draw at Arsenal after a difficult start to the season and a raft of problems behind the scene...
2019-09-02, 01:00

Migrant children in detention facility draw themselves in cages EL PASO, Texas (NBC NEWS) — Migrant children should not be held in detention centers, the incoming president of the American Academy of Pediatrics said Wednesday after touring Customs and Border Protection facilities last week. “Children do not belong in Customs and Border Protection facilities, or ...
2019-07-05, 00:26

Morris scores first international goal in two years as USA draw with Uruguay USA encouraged after successive defeats to MexicoSeattle forward had missed time with ACL injuryWith both teams missing many of their regular starters, the United States displayed some style and flair against Uruguay on Tuesday night.Jordan Morris scored his first international goal in more than two...
2019-09-11, 13:52

Streaming Services Draw New Subscribers With Old-Time Rock 'n' Roll Older music is the biggest growth area in music streaming, as labels look to cash in on their catalogs and streaming services seek to broaden their subscriber bases to include people more interested in Led Zeppelin than in Billie Eilish....
2019-09-03, 17:26

Carabao Cup draw proves to be an unexpected item in bagging area John Barnes and Ray Parlour ensured there was a buzz at Morrisons as north-west London replaced south-east AsiaDateline: Colindale. The north-west London suburb best known for its RAF museum and quick access to the M1 has, for one night only, become a place where dreams are born. Or to be more speci...
2019-06-21, 02:52

Qatar surprises Paraguay with 2-2 draw in Copa America debut RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Qatar refused to panic as it recovered from a two-goal deficit to draw 2-2 with Paraguay in its Copa America debut on Sunday. The Asian champions could have done even better at the Maracana but Paraguay goalkeeper Gatito Fernandez performed outstandingly in the first half of th...
2019-06-17, 00:39

County cricket: Nottinghamshire down after Warwickshire and Essex draw – as it happened Essex and Warwickshire’s draw at Edgbaston means the hosts survive to play another Division One season and relegates Nottinghamshire 6.21pm BST Essex’s championship charge stumbled as they were forced to spend the last day at Edgbaston batting to save the match. They were dismissed for 324 in the m...
2019-09-13, 21:13

Oil jumps 3% on U.S. crude stocks draw, Gulf of Mexico storm Oil prices jumped 3% on Wednesday after U.S. crude inventories shrank more than expected and as major producers evacuated rigs in the Gulf of Mexico ahead of an expected storm....
2019-07-10, 17:52

Trump’s Demands for Investigations of Opponents Draw Intensifying Criticism A call by the president to investigate business deals by former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s son in China is the latest to raise questions about possible abuse of power....
2019-05-21, 16:00

Mitrita’s long-range goal gives NYCFC 1-1 draw with Fire BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. (AP) — Alexandru Mitrita tied it in the 40th minute and New York City FC held on for a 1-1 draw with the Chicago Fire on Saturday. Maxi Moralez laid it off for Mitrita to send a one-hopper inside the left post from 25 yards out. C.J. Sapong opened the scoring for the Fire (4-5-5) in...
2019-05-26, 00:26

African Champions League final: 10-man Wydad draw 1-1 with Esperance in first leg 10-man Wydad Casablanca and holders Esperance of Tunisia draw 1-1 in the first leg of the 2019 African Champions League final in Rabat on Friday night....
2019-05-25, 14:52

Politicians Draw Clear Lines on Abortion. Their Parties Are Not So Unified. It’s one of the most polarizing issues in America, and a political litmus test. But surveys find many voters struggle with its ethical and moral perplexities....
2019-06-08, 20:13

Disney goes high-tech to draw fans to a new 'Lion King' Walt Disney Co has taken a high-tech route to remake animated classic "The Lion King" with the look of a nature documentary, an update it hopes will lure audiences to a new version of a film considered a masterpiece the first time....
2019-07-15, 21:26

Tennis: Mass exodus opens up bottom half of men's draw The bottom half of the U.S. Open men's draw, where three-times champion Rafa Nadal resides, was blown wide open on Tuesday after four of the top-10 seeds crashed out at the first hurdle of the year's final Grand Slam....
2019-08-28, 08:13

Aubameyang completes comeback and earns Arsenal draw against Spurs Emotions were at boiling point as a rip-roaring north London derby hurtled into its final quarter when Unai Emery – his Arsenal team trailing 2-1 – decided to make a move. It was not universally popular. Off came Alexandre Lacazette, who had been excellent, and on came Henrikh Mkhitaryan. The switch...
2019-09-01, 21:52

Silva's volley lifts RSL to 1-1 draw with Minnesota United Marcelo Silva tied it in the 71st minute and Real Salt Lake held on for a 1-1 draw, ending Minnesota United's four-game winning streak       ...
2019-07-21, 17:13

Copa America: Host Brazil held by Venezuela to 0-0 draw SALVADOR, Brazil (AP) — Brazil followed a lackluster win over Bolivia with a scoreless draw against Venezuela in the Copa America on Tuesday, prompting more jeers from local fans. Brazil had two goals reversed by video review because of offside calls, one by Gabriel Jesus early in the second half an...
2019-06-19, 06:00

On This Day: Sugar Ray Leonard and Thomas Hearns battle to a thrilling draw Opinion was divided, but perhaps it was the fairest result, wrote Daniel Herbert in the original Sugar Ray Leonard vs Thomas Hearns fight report from ringside The post On This Day: Sugar Ray Leonard and Thomas Hearns battle to a thrilling draw appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-06-12, 13:39

It’s Not Just the White House in 2020. The Power to Draw Maps Is Also at Stake. With the nation’s political maps hanging in the balance, Democrats are racing to win back statehouse chambers and Republicans are rushing to defend gains from 2010....
2019-07-05, 14:26

Phoenix police draw gun on couple after their daughter steals doll A Phoenix couple is reportedly suing that city for $10 million, alleging they were unlawfully arrested after their 4-year-old daughter stole a doll from a store. During the May 29 caught-on-camera confrontation, officers drew their guns on Dravon Ames and his fiance, Iesha Harper, after being anonym...
2019-06-15, 07:26

Crude oil prices drop after API reported lower-than-expected draw Oil prices fell early Wednesday, likely a result of lower-than-expected draws in an API with traders awaiting official EIA inventory data later in the day....
2019-05-21, 20:13

Asian draw for 2022 World Cup qualifying groups next month KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The Asian Football Confederation says groups for the next round of World Cup qualifying will be drawn in Kuala Lumpur instead of Qatar on July 17. One of the 40 places is still unclear after the Macau soccer federation refused to send its team to Sri Lanka for a game th...
2019-06-17, 18:26

| Super Rugby draw: Kind to Bulls, tough on Sharks While the Sharks clearly have ambitious rebirth plans, their 2020 Super Rugby roster is a possible stumbling block to rapid success, says Rob Houwing....
2019-09-11, 02:26

Mexico says U.S. migration deal could draw in other Latin American countries MEXICO CITY — Mexico and the United States might consider additional steps next month to restrict migration from Central America, including measures to bind Brazil and Panama into their efforts, Mexico’s foreign minister said on Monday. Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said the measures could b...
2019-06-11, 07:13

Japan held to goalless draw by Argentina at Women’s World Cup Argentina held former champion Japan to a 0-0 draw Monday to earn its first ever point in the Women’s World Cup.Argentina lost its previous six World Cup matches in 2003 and 2007, and missed the 2011 and 2015 tournaments. Argentina had been outscored 33-2 in the six previous World Cup matches prior ...
2019-06-11, 05:39

Japan begin World Cup campaign with goalless draw against Argentina Japan's quest to reach a third consecutive women's World Cup final began with a dull goalless draw as Argentina claimed their first-ever point at the tournament on Monday....
2019-06-11, 02:26

De Blasio fails to draw support for 2020 bid — even from longtime allies Even Mayor Bill de Blasio’s most loyal allies aren’t sold on his long-odds presidential bid. Leaders of an ultra-orthodox Jewish sect in Brooklyn asked their followers to donate to the mayor’s struggling 2020 campaign on Aug. 6. Three weeks later they’ve recruited just 670 co...
2019-08-29, 06:26

2 US warships sail through Taiwan Strait, draw China protest Two U.S. warships have sailed through the Taiwan Strait in an apparent show of support for the government of the self-ruled island, which China claims as its own...
2019-05-23, 11:39

Lampard's Chelsea homecoming ruined as Leicester earns draw Frank Lampard climbed the steps in the tunnel and emerged to rapturous applause from Chelsea fans, a flame display and a giant banner at one end of Stamford Bridge that read "Welcome Home Super Frank."...
2019-08-19, 19:52

Russian Sportscaster, Sprinkler Battle To Draw In Exhilarating Showdown Evgeniy Evnevich, a correspondent for Russia’s Match TV, had just begun his dispatch on the status of CSKA Moscow midfielder Kristijan Bistrović when a devilish sprinkler began to pursue him....
2019-08-27, 06:13

Uighurs Use Videos to Draw Attention to Missing Family Members Haunting videos of Uighurs crying silently in front of family portraits of missing loved ones appear to challenge Beijing’s assurances about its mass-internment campaign....
2019-08-23, 11:13

Europa League draw: Manchester United given gruelling group • Celtic face Lazio, Wolves play Besiktas, Rangers will meet Porto• Arsenal draw Eintracht Frankfurt, Standard Liège and VitoriaWolverhampton Wanderers were handed an encouraging draw on their return to European competition proper for the first time in 38 years, when they avoided big-name opposition...
2019-08-31, 13:26

Lucien Reid held to disputed draw by Brad Foster Brad Foster retains the British and Commonwealth titles against Lucien Reid in London. John Dennen reports from York Hall The post Lucien Reid held to disputed draw by Brad Foster appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-15, 22:52

Lee Duck-hee becomes first deaf player to win ATP Tour main draw match Lee, 21, downplays deafness, wins ATP tournament debutSouth Korean to face No 3 seed Hubert Hurkacz of PolandLee Duck-hee tossed the ball into the air for his first serve in an ATP tournament match, and blasted it past his opponent with a loud pop.The 21-year-old South Korean never heard it. He was ...
2019-08-20, 22:00

PKL7: Tamil Thalaivas, Puneri Paltan Play Out Draw Youngsters Ajeet and Manjeet were the stars for Thalaivas and Paltan respectively in a match that had been billed as a clash of the Kabaddi stalwarts....
2019-08-18, 21:13

Arsenal land Fiorentina in Women's Champions League draw The defending champions Lyon were drawn to face Russia’s Ryazan-VDV while Manchester City will play Switzerland’s Lugano 1.23pm BST Arsenal have been handed a two-legged tie against Italian Serie A runners up Fiorentina in the Women’s Champions League round of 32 on their return to the competition a...
2019-08-16, 17:39

Lewandowski double rescues draw for Bayern in season opener "Bayern Munich\u0027s Robert Lewandowski scored twice to save the champions\u0027 blushes as they had to come from behind to rescue a 2-2 draw against Hertha Berlin in the Bundesliga season opener on Friday."...
2019-08-17, 00:00

Edmund retires injured as British hopes in men's draw ends "Kyle Edmund was forced to retire injured against Pablo Cuevas in the third set as British hopes were ended in the men\u0027s draw at Roland Garros."...
2019-05-30, 13:26

"Desperate" Joe Root Plots Ashes Success Down Under After Series Draw England's victory in the 5th Ashes Test meant the series finished in a draw for the first time since 1972, although holders Australia retain the urn....
2019-09-16, 09:26

Ashes 2019: England draw second Test with Australia – as it happened! Australia held out to ensure the second Test at Lord’s was draw with England 9.11pm BST Joe on Jofra ... Related: Brutal Jofra Archer leaves cricket reeling from his Ashes blows 9.05pm BST Geoff on Marnus ... Related: Marnus Labuschagne fulfils his role as being a great for the day | Geoff Lemon C...
2019-08-19, 10:52

Draw opening up for Stephens to reach French Open final Sloane Stephens has no other Grand Slam winners _ or even finalists _ left in her side of the French Open draw after beating 2016 champion Garbiñe Muguruza 6-4, 6-3        ...
2019-06-03, 12:52

Ex-coach Troussier hails Japan after 'unfortunate' Uruguay draw "Former Japan head coach Philippe Troussier praised the performance of the team at the Copa America after they were controversially denied a historic win over Uruguay due to a questionable VAR call."...
2019-06-21, 11:52

Queensland draw first blood against NSW in 2019 State of Origin series Maroons beat Blues 18-14 at Suncorp StadiumDane Gagai inspires second-half comebackQueensland opened the 2019 State of Origin series with victory at Suncorp Stadium in a win that will be remembered as much for a multitude of missed opportunities as for their ability to overcome a talent deficit with...
2019-06-05, 15:52

Eric Cantona speech leaves audience baffled at UCL draw At an event where Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Virgil van Dijk were in attendance, who would have thought a 53-year-old man dressed in a crumpled red flannel shirt and flat cap would be the headline act?...
2019-08-30, 12:00

Oil rises on European stock draw despite demand slowdown forecast Oil prices rose more than $1 a barrel on Friday, supported by a drop in European inventories and OPEC output cuts despite the International Energy Agency reporting demand growth at its lowest since the financial crisis of 2008....
2019-08-09, 21:39

10-man Atletico rally to snatch draw at Levante in final game "Atletico Madrid came back from two goals and a man down to draw 2-2 at Levante on Saturday in their final La Liga game of the season which was also the last stand for departing long-time club servants Diego Godin and Antoine Griezmann."...
2019-05-21, 14:38

Kamala Harris doubles down on Biden criticism: ‘You have to draw the line’ A day after confronting Joe Biden on the debate stage, Kamala Harris called his controversial comments about two segregationist senators “misplaced,” saying that “at some point, you have to draw the line.” Harris was grilled about the heated exchange with her fellow Democrati...
2019-06-28, 16:52

Mitrita's long-range goal gives NYCFC 1-1 draw with Fire Alexandru Mitrita tied it in the 40th minute and New York City FC held on for a 1-1 draw with the Chicago Fire        ...
2019-05-26, 01:39

Stripped of women’s records, transgender powerlifter asks, ‘Where do we draw the line?’ Mary Gregory received the trophies, posed for photos and four days later was erased from the record books because organizers classified her as a man....
2019-05-21, 18:13

DDA Housing Scheme 2019 Draw Today: Where To Watch Live Streaming The scheme, which ended on June 10, is for sale of nearly 18,000 newly-built flats in Delhi's Vasant Kunj and Narela residential areas, for which the DDA has received about 50,000 applications. This......
2019-07-23, 11:39

Hong Kong police draw guns in latest protest violence Hong Kong police drew their weapons and deployed water cannons for the first time as the civil unrest in the Chinese city entered its 11th week. Pro-democracy protesters hurled gasoline bombs, sticks and rods at police in riot gear in the latest confrontation, which erupted at the end of a protest m...
2019-08-25, 20:52

Migrant children draw jail-like scenes of Texas detention center The three pictures were made by two 10-year-old children and one 11-year-old at a McAllen, Texas, temporary shelter. Two of the children were from Guatemala and it wasn’t clear where the third was from....
2019-07-06, 04:13

Valverde slams "awful" Barca performance after draw at promoted Osasuna "Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde was fiercely critical of his side after their 2-2 draw away to Osasuna on Saturday, saying he could not understand why they did not try to kill off the game when they were leading 2-1."...
2019-08-31, 21:13

RPT-India asks scooter, bike makers to draw up plan for EVs - sources India's federal think-tank has asked scooter and motorbike manufacturers to draw up a plan to switch to electric vehicles, days after they publicly opposed the government's proposals saying they would disrupt the sector, two sources told Reuters....
2019-06-24, 10:00

Anthony Joshua will draw on the energy and history of Madison Square Garden Against Andy Ruiz, Anthony Joshua aims to stamp his mark on a prestigious venue The post Anthony Joshua will draw on the energy and history of Madison Square Garden appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-05-29, 00:26

Trump campaign shells out on YouTube ad to draw more views than Democratic debate In a strategy to draw attention away from Wednesday's Democratic debate, President Donald Trump's reelection campaign bought out YouTube's "masthead," the leading advertisement on its homepage, Vox reported....
2019-06-27, 20:26

Russia and OPEC Draw Closer on Oil, Joining Other Producers to Manage Market Russia reached a “charter of cooperation” with Saudi Arabia and other oil-producing countries to keep prices stable. Few details of the agreement were made public....
2019-07-03, 03:13

Gareth Bale rescues Real Madrid but sees red in Villarreal draw Gareth Bale twice came to Real Madrid’s rescue to salvage a 2-2 draw at Villarreal in La Liga on Sunday but the Wales forward ended the night in despair as he was sent off in added time for receiving two yellow cards.Real fell behind in the 11th minute when their captain, Sergio Ramos, lost the ball...
2019-09-02, 01:00

Supreme Court rules cops can draw blood from unconscious drivers Police do not need a search warrant to test the blood alcohol level of an unconscious driver, the Supreme Court ruled Thursday. The ruling was a victory for Wisconsin, upholding its law that says any person who drives on public roads automatically consents to a blood alcohol test, including someone ...
2019-06-27, 23:52

U.S. EPA proposes hike in 2020 biofuel mandate but waiver volumes draw ire The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Friday proposed refiners increase the volume of biofuels blended into their annual fuel output but did not reallocate the waived amounts under the hardship program, drawing ire from powerful corn and biofuel groups....
2019-07-05, 19:52

Ashes: Australia Survive As Lord's Test Against England Ends In A Draw ENG vs AUS 2nd Test Day 5 Highlights, Ashes 2019: The second Test between England and Australia ended in a draw as Australia managed to score 154/6 in the fourth innings....
2019-08-18, 21:13

VAR denies Leander Dendoncker and Wolves in goalless draw at Leicester City Question: what could make a 0-0 draw even more unsatisfying than usual? Answer: a goal being celebrated and then disallowed after a VAR review leads to enforcement of the draconian new interpretation of the handball law. Wolves felt that anguish here: first they rejoiced when Leander Dendoncker lash...
2019-08-11, 20:13

Roberto Pereyra completes comeback to earn Watford draw against Arsenal Quique Sánchez Flores had missed all of this – the thrills, the spills and the very peculiar madness that can turn Premier League football matches into the most gripping of spectacles.The returning Watford manager watched his team lose their grip in the first half and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang mete ...
2019-09-15, 20:52

Villarreal 2-2 Real Madrid: Gareth Bale sent off after scoring twice in LaLiga draw Gareth Bale scored twice to rescue a point for Real Madrid at the Estadio de la Ceramica and was also sent off in added time as Los Blancos drew 2-2 away to Villarreal on Sunday night....
2019-09-01, 23:52

Joe Root hails Ashes series draw, urging England on to better things • A 135-run England victory at the Oval ensured a drawn series• Root restated his desire to remain as captain for next Ashes tourJoe Root claimed to have found the blueprint for his Test side and hailed the summer as a success after England followed up the World Cup triumph in July by denying Austra...
2019-09-15, 22:26

Zlatan scores 2, Vela ties it in Galaxy's 3-3 draw with LAFC Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored two first-half goals before Carlos Vela tied it early in the second half, but the LA Galaxy remained unbeaten against rival Los Angeles FC with a 3-3 draw       ...
2019-08-26, 10:00

Oil prices jump 4.5% on U.S. crude stocks draw, Gulf of Mexico storm Oil prices rose 4.5% a barrel on Wednesday to their highest level in more than a month after U.S. crude inventories shrank and as major producers cut nearly a third of offshore Gulf of Mexico production ahead of an expected storm....
2019-07-11, 02:13

Sculpture smelling of breast milk to draw in visitors to new Wellcome gallery London gallery intended as celebration of what it means to be human in 21st centurySome say it smells of modelling clay. Others that it has the vague aroma of talcum powder mixed with vanilla. Or perhaps a freshly painted room.Members of the public will be able to decide for themselves when they rub...
2019-09-05, 04:39

Steve Smith, Jack Leach End "Spectacles" Controversy After Ashes Draw Steve Smith was castigated by the English media and fans for supposedly "mocking" Jack Leach by wearing spectacles during the Australian celebrations after they won the 4th Test and retained the......
2019-09-16, 23:39

Ashleigh Barty handed tough route in French Open draw World No 8 slated to meet Serena Williams in last 16Nick Kyrgios plays British No 1 Cam Norrie first up Ashleigh Barty has received no French Open favours despite entering as the tournament’s eighth seed after being lumped in a stacked top quarter of the draw. The Queenslander will play American Jes...
2019-05-24, 02:52

Europa League roundup: Celtic and Linfield win; Rangers draw in Poland • Celtic beat AIK 2-0; Rangers draw 0-0 away at Legia Warsaw• Linfield record stunning 3-2 victory over QarabagOdsonne Edouard’s free-kick gave Celtic a two-goal cushion to take to Sweden in their Europa League play-off against AIK. The Frenchman curled home from 25 yards in the 73rd minute at Celti...
2019-08-23, 02:26

Draw hands Federer smooth start on French Open return Roger Federer was handed a comfortable-looking start in the French Open draw on Thursday as the 20-times Grand Slam champion makes his return to the tournament after a three-year hiatus....
2019-05-23, 23:26

Fired-Up Raptors Thoroughly Flatten Bucks, Draw Even In Eastern Conference Finals For the first time in this series and just the second time in these playoffs, the Milwaukee Bucks were roundly outclassed Tuesday night and fell convincingly, 120–102, to the Toronto Raptors to even up the Eastern Conference Finals. The Raptors grabbed a slim first-quarter lead and spent the rest of...
2019-05-22, 06:00

Celtic crash out of Champions League, Carabao Cup draw: clockwatch – as it happened Cluj stunned Celtic and Crewe beat Middlesbrough on a night of high drama and many penalties 10.17pm BST And with that, I’m done. Here’s the Carabao Cup second round draw. Bye!North section 10.17pm BST Paul McInnes was at Kingsmeadow to see a whole load of missed penalties, and MK Dons’ eventual vic...
2019-08-13, 23:52

Oil edges up after steep fall; OPEC cuts, stocks draw support Oil prices edged higher on Wednesday, steadying after a more than 4% fall in the previous session, as extended output cuts by OPEC and its allies helped underpin prices despite growing concerns about weak demand....
2019-07-03, 03:39

Thomas, Ginsburg draw battle lines for future abortion cases The Supreme Court made clear on Tuesday that it's not ready to take big strides quickly on abortion and the future of Roe v. Wade. But justices also revealed that the far right and the far left side of the bench are drawing their battle lines, in anticipation of other cases concerning more restricti...
2019-05-29, 19:13

Prince Andrew emails with Jeffrey Epstein likely to draw FBI interest: report The FBI is likely to examine any emails Prince Andrew may have exchanged with Jeffrey Epstein as part of its ongoing probe into the financier’s alleged sex trafficking ring, according to a report....
2019-08-27, 19:39

UNC stars Coby White and Nassir Little draw a crowd at Wizards workout White and Little spent one year together as teammates at North Carolina. They reunited in Washington in front of a group that included owner Ted Leonsis....
2019-06-18, 00:26

Oil inches higher after US crude stocks draw down, economic worries weigh Oil prices edged higher on Thursday after a draw down in U.S. crude inventories, but lingering concerns over the global economy and a build-up in U.S. refined product stocks kept a lid on gains....
2019-08-22, 06:00

Cincinnati-based consumer giant P&G's ads are getting political. Will that draw a backlash? In this hyperpartisan and politically tribal world, is the Cincinnati-based consumer giant P&G risking turning off consumers with social messaging?       ...
2019-09-13, 01:52

India asks scooter, bike makers to draw up plan for EVs - sources India's federal think-tank has asked scooter and motorbike manufacturers to draw up a plan to switch to electric vehicles, days after they publicly opposed the government's proposals saying they would disrupt the sector, two sources told Reuters....
2019-06-22, 17:26

India asks scooter, bike makers to draw up plan for EVs: sources India's federal think-tank has asked scooter and motorbike manufacturers to draw up a plan to switch to electric vehicles, days after they publicly opposed the government's proposals saying they would disrupt the sector, two sources told Reuters....
2019-06-22, 19:13

Manchester United held to draw at Wolves after Paul Pogba fails from spot For a while it looked as if Manchester United would enjoy the rare feeling of leaving Molineux with three points and fresh optimism. In a first half dominated by Ole Gunnar Solskjær’s team Anthony Martial fired them into the lead. But Wolves came roaring out at them in the second half and drew level...
2019-08-19, 23:52

South Korean military drills around disputed island draw Japanese protest South Korea's military on Sunday began two days of drills around a tiny island also claimed by Japan, prompting a protest from Tokyo just days after Seoul decided to scrap an intelligence-sharing pact with its neighbor amid worsening relations....
2019-08-25, 09:26

Qatar fight back to force draw with Paraguay on Copa América debut • Paraguay 2-2 Qatar• Qatar are guests in the competition, along with JapanQatar fought their way back from two goals down to draw 2-2 with Paraguay in their first ever Copa América game on Sunday, proving they will be no pushover in the tournament by pulling off a thrilling revival at a near-empty ...
2019-06-17, 02:39

Italy's Conte accepts new mandate, hopes to draw up government list quickly Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said on Thursday he had accepted a mandate from the head of state to try to put together a new government, adding that he hoped to draw up a list of ministers in the coming days....
2019-08-29, 11:39

2020 Chevrolet Corvette C8 Stingray's price and features draw gasps Prices for the new 2020 Chevrolet Corvette C8 Stingray will start under $60,000, astoundingly close to the outgoing model’s $55,900 base price.       ...
2019-07-19, 16:01

Cristiano Ronaldo can draw line under superstar era with international record | Barney Ronay Cristiano Ronaldo has Ali Daei’s unheralded milestone in sight, which would suitably crown a unique type of brillianceFamously, the North Korean leader Kim Jong-il only ever played one game of golf. In 1994 state media reported Kim had picked up a club for the first time at the country’s only golf ...
2019-09-13, 19:13

Nadal's nightmare draw, Edmund faces Munar, Konta plays Bogdan "Rafael Nadal could face a Wimbledon second-round showdown with controversial Australian Nick Kyrgios after the draw for the men\u0027s singles took place on Friday."...
2019-06-28, 12:39

Defying worsening Seoul-Tokyo ties, BTS concerts draw 210,000 fans in Japan K-pop super band BTS's four concerts in Japan this month drew a total of 210,000 fans, making the Japanese leg of the band's world tour a solid success....
2019-07-15, 10:13

Monchengladbach 2 Chelsea 2: Blues rescue draw in final pre-season match before Man Utd clash Ross Barkley and Tammy Abraham both scored from the spot as Chelsea came from two goals down to rescue a draw with Borussia Monchengladbach in their final pre-season friendly....
2019-08-03, 19:39

Hong Kong Police Draw Protester Rage, but Beijing Doesn't Think They're Tough Enough Hong Kong’s police are caught between a local population that accuses them of inflaming protests by using excessive force and mainland authorities who are urging them to get tougher to end the crisis....
2019-08-08, 15:26

Katie Boulter makes surprise return in French Open draw after withdrawing • Briton withdrew from tournament 17 days ago with back injury • Johanna Konta given qualifier, Rafael Nadal gets twoRafael Nadal could hardly have asked for an easier entry into the French Open – two qualifiers to lift his spirits while Novak Djokovic has a far tougher time of it at the other end o...
2019-05-23, 22:13

Hong Kong protests: Dramatic images of destruction draw both condemnation and support Days after masked protesters stormed Hong Kong's legislature, the city continues to be divided on whether it was unjustifiable violence or the understandable actions of desperate young protesters without other options....
2019-07-04, 10:13

Champions League draw: Liverpool drawn with Napoli, Spurs face Bayern • Manchester City drawn with Shakhtar, Chelsea face Ajax• PSG take on Real Madrid, Barça drawn with Dortmund and InterThe defending Champions League champions Liverpool will face Napoli, RB Salzburg and Genk in the group stage of this year’s competition, while Tottenham, last year’s beaten finalists...
2019-08-29, 19:39

Euro 2020 roundup: Italy beat Finland while Norway draw in Sweden • Chelsea’s Jorginho scores winner for Italy• Henrikh Mkhitaryan gets two as Armenia winItaly required a late penalty to extend their 100% record in Euro 2020 qualifying with a 2-1 win over Finland in Tampere.Finland looked to be heading for a shock point when Teemu Pukki scored from the penalty spo...
2019-09-09, 14:00

Police draw guns, fire water canons on Hong Kong protesters Police in Hong Kong deployed water cannons and an officer fired a live shot into the air as violence erupted in the ongoing pro-democracy protests on Sunday....
2019-08-26, 01:39

County cricket: Somerset beat Kent, Surrey draw with Yorkshire and more – live! Keep up with all the action from around the county groundsMoeen back from daughter’s birth and ready to face West IndiesFeel free post BTL, email Tanya or to tweet @tjaldred 5.01pm BST And they shake hands here at Guildford. Huge congratulations to the groundstaff who got this game going after torre...
2019-06-13, 19:13

Low-Volatility and 'Buffer' ETFs Draw Billions Amid Jitters Over Market Swings With every bout of stock-market volatility, nervous investors start buying products meant to protect them in a downturn. Two increasingly popular strategies are exchange-traded funds that try to pick the least volatile stocks, and buffer funds, which limit losses using options....
2019-05-28, 17:26

Frank Lampard admits he was happier after 4-0 United defeat than Leicester draw – video Frank Lampard's wait for his first victory as Chelsea manager continues as his side were held to a 1-1 draw by Leicester. After a promising start Chelsea took the lead with a strike from Mason Mount, who spent last season on loan with Lampard at Derby County. Brendan Rodgers side came back into the ...
2019-08-19, 10:52

New Texas laws loosening gun control draw outrage from advocates after Odessa shooting TEXAS (NBC News) – As a community is still in shock over the 7 dead and 22 injured in Saturday’s mass shooting in west Texas, new laws go into effect Sunday in the Lone Star State that loosen gun restrictions — drawing the outrage of gun control advocates. The new laws, signed by Republi...
2019-09-01, 22:13

Lucas Moura earns Spurs draw at Manchester City as VAR history repeats It was an extraordinary finale and, amid all the drama and utter confusion, spare a thought perhaps for those Manchester City supporters who had happily left the stadium, believing they had just seen their team score a dramatic and joyous stoppage-time winner.What they had not accounted for was VAR ...
2019-08-18, 00:39

Expanded South Korean military drills around disputed island draw Japanese protest South Korean forces began two days of expanded drills on Sunday around an island also claimed by Japan, prompting a protest from Tokyo only days after Seoul said it would scrap an intelligence-sharing pact with its neighbor amid worsening relations....
2019-08-25, 16:26

Who Real Madrid could draw in UEFA Champions League: Toughest and easiest groups, fixtures Zinedine Zidane will put his unblemished Champions League record to the test as Real Madrid this season look to re-establish themselves at Europe's top table....
2019-08-28, 19:13

Andrew Luck critics draw ire of veteran anchor Dale Hansen: ‘Incredibly stupid’ A Dallas sportscaster tore into people who booed and criticized Andrew Luck for retiring from the Colts, calling them “incredibly stupid.” “Luck has a long list of injuries from playing this game: A concussion, a lacerated kidney, torn cartilage in his shoulder that kept him out a ...
2019-08-28, 18:52

Wimbledon 2019: draw sets up potential Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal semi • Nadal and Federer drawn in opposite half to top seed Djokovic• Djokovic begins defence of his title against KohlschreiberRoger Federer and Rafael Nadal could meet in the semi-finals of Wimbledon after both were drawn in the same half. Nadal was unhappy about being seeded below Federer in a reversa...
2019-06-28, 16:13

Man City Champions League draw in full: 2019-20 group stage opponents revealed Manchester City have a clear route to the last-16 of the Champions League after being drawn against Shakhtar Donetsk, Dinamo Zagreb and Atalanta in Group C....
2019-08-29, 19:39

Liverpool Champions League draw in full: 2019-20 group stage opponents revealed Liverpool are out to defend their Champions League crown, and have been given a favourable group-stage draw against Napoli, Red Bull Salzburg and Genk....
2019-08-29, 19:39

Leicester beat Newcastle on penalties in Carabao Cup, Ajax into Champions League draw - as it happened Everton prevailed 4-2 at Lincoln before the draw set up a South Coast derby with Portsmouth drawing Southampton and Rochdale heading to Old Trafford 10.13pm BST There you have it. Some tasty ties there, including a renewal of friendships on the south coast as Southampton travel to Pompey, plus some ...
2019-08-29, 07:39

Barcelona Champions League draw in full: 2019-20 group stage opponents revealed Barcelona are out to right the wrongs of recent Champions League failings, but face a tough Group F against Borussia Dortmund, Inter Milan and Slavia Prague....
2019-08-29, 19:39

Chelsea Champions League draw in full: 2019-20 group stage opponents revealed Frank Lampard faces a tough test this season with Chelsea back in the Champions League, where they will face Ajax, Valencia and Lille in the group stages....
2019-08-29, 19:39

Drake's sideline antics draw ire of Milwaukee Bucks coach, rapper responds to criticism Milwaukee Bucks head coach Mike Budenholzer was less than enthused about Drake’s antics on the sidelines during the team’s Eastern Conference Finals game against the Toronto Raptors....
2019-05-23, 21:52

Champions League draw: Most likely group stage opponents for Man City, Liverpool, Chelsea and Tottenham One Champions League fan has simulated the upcoming group stage draw 50 million times to work out the most probable match-ups between the biggest teams....
2019-08-28, 10:26

Presidential hopeful Harris' climate plan to draw on her experience suing polluters: sources U.S. presidential hopeful Kamala Harris’ campaign is finalizing a plan to tackle climate change that will center on cracking down on fossil fuel companies and protecting poor neighborhoods from the worst impacts of global warming, according to two sources familiar with the matter....
2019-08-29, 00:52

Egypt at 2019 Africa Cup of Nations: AFCON squad, fixtures, draw and group, titles and history Egypt will be looking to go one better than their 2017 Africa Cup of Nations runners-up finish, with The Pharaohs among the favourites this time around....
2019-06-21, 17:52

Belgium 3 England 3: Nikita Parris' penalty rescues friendly draw for the Lionesses in Leuven Nikita Parris struck a late penalty as England rescued a draw against Belgium in their first outing since finishing fourth at the World Cup in France on Thursday night....
2019-08-30, 06:52

Fantasy Baseball Prospects Report: Jesus Luzardo, Brendan McKay debuts draw closer Zac Gallen is in the big leagues, hopefully long after you made the choice to stash him. If you're looking to beat the rush to the next impact hurler, Scott White has a couple names in mind....
2019-06-20, 17:00

Coco Gauff secures place in main draw for Citi Open with clinical win over Hiroko Kuwata Cori "Coco" Gauff cruised to victory in her second qualifying match Sunday and will enter the main draw for the Citi Open.        ...
2019-07-31, 18:39

Real Madrid news LIVE! Latest from Los Blancos with transfers, Champions League draw and Villarreal up next After a difficult pre-season, Zinedine Zidane's side kicked off their campaign in La Liga with a 3-1 win away to Celta Vigo on August 17, but some familiar failings returned in Saturday's 1-1 draw at home to Valladolid ....
2019-08-25, 13:39

Champions League draw simulator reveals most likely group rivals for Liverpool, Chelsea, Tottenham, Man City One Champions League fan has simulated the upcoming group stage draw 50 million times to work out the most probable match-ups between the biggest teams....
2019-08-29, 13:13

Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer vows to stick to two-player penalty system despite confusion in Wolves draw Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insists he will not depart from his two penalty taker system, despite Paul Pogba's crucial miss against Wolves on Monday night....
2019-08-20, 03:00

Warren, Sanders draw enthusiastic responses as candidates make their cases at New Hampshire Democratic Party convention But Biden supporters said it’s a mistake to read too much into crowd reaction, as an array of Democratic presidential contenders appeared in Manchester on Saturday....
2019-09-08, 09:52

Hong Kong Police Draw Weapons, Deploy Water Cannons in Latest Night of Violent Protests (HONG KONG) — Police in Hong Kong drew their guns Sunday night after a small group of protesters attacked officers with sticks and rods, and used tear gas to clear pro-democracy demonstrators who had taken over a street The confrontations were the latest violence in a summer of protests that h...
2019-08-26, 00:52

Fort Wayne's waterfront park new draw for Indiana city full of tasty food and family fun Take in the culture, roam the rivers, learn something about your ancestors and enjoy a tasty morsel from home-grown eateries in Fort Wayne, Indiana.       ...
2019-09-04, 22:13

Spurs in Bayern's group, Chelsea v Ajax, Liverpool v Napoli, Real Madrid v PSG – Champions League draw! The Champions League draw threw up some heavyweight contests, a handful of rematches and a couple of groups of death 6.18pm BST That’s it for today’s blog. Please join us later for Wolves v Torino in the Europa League. Bye! Related: Spurs in Bayern's group, Chelsea v Ajax, Liverpool v Napoli, Real M...
2019-08-29, 19:39

West Ham key talking points: Mike Dean unpopular among Hammers fans as Noble and Fabianski earn spirited draw West Ham missed out on the chance to go third with a goaless draw at Aston Villa, but they are now unbeaten in four and a point away from home keeps up their good start to the season....
2019-09-17, 03:00

Inter Milan 1-1 Slavia Prague: Antonio Conte's side rescue Champions League draw at San Siro Inter Milan's hopes of qualifying from a strong-looking Champions League took a significant early blow as they were held to a 1-1 draw by bottom seeds Slavia Prague at the San Siro....
2019-09-17, 21:26

Europa League draw reaction, Premier League previews and transfer latest – live! All the latest ahead of the weekend, including Arsenal-Spurs Premier League: 10 things to look out for this weekendChampions League group-by-group guide: predictions and star playersAny thoughts? You can email John | Tweet @johnbrewin_ 2.24pm BST Nicklas Bendtner nostalgia corner.A goal from Lord Be...
2019-08-30, 15:39

Pence’s Stay at Trump Hotel in Ireland and Trump’s G7 Plans Draw Democrats’ Scrutiny The Democrats argued that the president could benefit financially if his administration spends taxpayer dollars on stays at his private company’s properties....
2019-09-06, 16:52

Pence’s Stay at Trump Resort in Ireland and Trump’s G7 Plans Draw Democrats’ Scrutiny The Democrats argued that the president could benefit financially if his administration spends taxpayer dollars on stays at his private company’s properties....
2019-09-06, 22:52

Real Madrid news LIVE: Transfer news and rumours, Champions League draw and Villarreal up next After a difficult pre-season, Zinedine Zidane's side kicked off their campaign in La Liga with a 3-1 win away to Celta Vigo on August 17, but some familiar failings returned in Saturday's 1-1 draw at home to Valladolid ....
2019-08-27, 16:00

Europa League draw, Premier League preview and Lucy Bronze wins Uefa award – live! All the latest ahead of the weekend, including Arsenal-Spurs Premier League: 10 things to look out for this weekendChampions League group-by-group guide: predictions and star playersAny thoughts? You can email John | Tweet @johnbrewin_ 12.37pm BST Group K: Partizan join Manchester United and...or do...
2019-08-30, 13:39

Carter Page alleges extensive contacts with alleged FBI informant, as Strzok-Page texts draw renewed scrutiny Following President Trump's decision to allow the declassification of key Russia records at Attorney General Bill Barr's discretion, former Trump campaign aide Carter Page told Fox News his contact with alleged FBI informant Stefan Halper at a pivotal period in the Russia probe was more extensive th...
2019-05-29, 03:00

Man Utd star Marcus Rashford has 'no problem' with Paul Pogba taking controversial penalty in Wolves draw Marcus Rashford insists he had 'no problem' with Paul Pogba taking Manchester United's second-half penalty against Wolves on Monday, despite the Frenchman missing the crucial spot kick....
2019-08-20, 03:00

Watford midfielder Tom Cleverley surprised 'stubborn' Arsenal failed to adapt approach in thrilling draw Watford looked down and out against Arsenal on Sunday before their stirring comeback gave Quique Sanchez Flores plenty of positives on his return to the club as manager....
2019-09-16, 17:39

Men's Round-up: Thiem fights through "Fourth seed Dominic Thiem needed four sets to beat 22-year-old American Tommy Paul but eventually progressed to the second round, winning 6-4 4-6 7-6(5) 6-2."...
2019-05-28, 02:52

What to watch for in the PFL's second round of fights As fighters jockey for spots in the PFL playoffs and postseason positioning, these are the bouts at PFL 4, PFL 5 and PFL 6 to keep a particularly close eye on....
2019-06-20, 19:13

| Serena through to Wimbledon 2nd round Seven-time Wimbledon champion Serena Williams moved into the second round at Wimbledon with a hard-fought win over Italian qualifier Giulia Gatto-Monticone....
2019-07-02, 20:13

Louisiana cop says AOC ‘needs a round,’ as in should be shot A Louisiana police officer is under fire for suggesting in Facebook comments that New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez “needs a round.” Charlie Rispoli, a 14-year veteran of the Gretna Police Department on Thursday called the Democratic lawmaker a “vile idiot” who “ne...
2019-07-22, 09:13

Another round of storms today! TUCSON – Today looks like our most active day! Scattered storms are expected across the area this afternoon. Biggest impacts include heavy rain, flooding and gusty wind.  Today: Scattered afternoon storms and seasonable (40%)! High: 97° Tonight: Partly to mostly cloudy and warm. Low: 76° Tomo...
2019-08-23, 14:52

Paper Round: De Gea set for PSG switch "Manchester United could lose David de Gea but sign Sean Longstaff, Jurgen Klopp is a target for Juventus, and Rafael Benitez could lose Salomon Rondon."...
2019-05-22, 13:00

One Final Round of Thunderstorms Tonight’s severe threat continues to diminish. A second round of storms is weakening as it moves eastward into a more stable environment. Scattered showers with embedded thunderstorms will be possible late tonight. There will be a brief lull closer to sunrise. One more round of storms stands b...
2019-06-24, 04:39

Dybala set for €80m PSG talks - Paper Round "Paulo Dybala could be on his way to Paris, Inter Milan have enquired about a loan move for Alexis Sanchez, Edinson Cavani could become the first marquee signing for David Beckham\u0027s Inter Miami and Manchester United look to extend Eric Bailly\u0027s contract. It\u0027s Monday\u0027s Paper Round...
2019-08-19, 04:00

Paper Round: De Gea set to stay at United "David de Gea could sign a new contract, Chelsea stars are in limbo, Atletico Madrid want Hector Bellerin and Spurs face competition for Tanguy Ndombele."...
2019-06-22, 10:52

US to play France in Under-20 World Cup round of 16 The United States will play France in the Under-20 World Cup’s round of 16 after Les Bleus beat Mali 3-2 on Friday to win Group E. The Americans finished second to Ukraine in Group D, losing 2-1 to Ukraine in their opener before beating Nigeria 2-0 and Qatar 1-0. American midfielders Alex Mend...
2019-05-31, 22:00

Medvedev keeps hot streak going in U.S. Open first round World No.5 Daniil Medvedev continued his recent good form with a 6-4 6-1 6-2 first-round win over Prajnesh Gunneswaran of India at the U.S. Open on Monday, despite taking a medical timeout for treatment....
2019-08-27, 07:52

US Open 2019: first round – live! Keep up with all the action from Pebble BeachOfficial live leaderboardChips on shoulder drive Koepka’s shot at historyAnd feel free to email scott.murray@theguardian.com 5.02pm BST How quickly it can all change. Two holes after his eagle at 6, the early runaway leader Scott Piercy doubles 8. He was ...
2019-06-13, 18:26

Paper Round: De Gea to be offered new deal "Manchester United will offer David de Gea a new deal as Ed Woodward stays in charge, Pep Guardiola wants a break, and Callum Hudson-Odoi wants more playing time."...
2019-06-12, 11:52

Raonic moves on to second round at Rogers Cup Canadian Milos Raonic advanced to the second round of the Rogers Cup on Monday, defeating Lucas Pouille of France 6-4, 6-4 at IGA Stadium in Montreal....
2019-08-06, 04:39

Wozniacki safely into third round with win over Collins Former Australian Open champion Caroline Wozniacki rallied back to beat American Danielle Collins 4-6 6-3 6-4 on Thursday to secure a spot in the third round of the U.S. Open....
2019-08-30, 06:26

GGG KO's Rolls in Round 4, is 'ready for Canelo' Gennady Golovkin made sure there would not be a repeat of Andy Ruiz Jr.'s massive upset over Anthony Joshua, knocking out Steve Rolls in the fourth round Saturday....
2019-06-09, 09:00

The Latest: Djokovic into 4th round without dropping a set The Latest from the French Open: Top-ranked Novak Djokovic never loses control in a 6-3, 6-3, 6-2 win over 147th-ranked Italian qualifier Salvatore Caruso        ...
2019-06-01, 16:52

6-way tie for first-round lead at Travelers Championship Zack Sucher made a 9-foot birdie putt in the last group of the day on the par-4 18th for a 6-under 64 and a share of the first-round lead in the Travelers Championship        ...
2019-06-21, 01:52

Abortion gets only a brief nod in second round of Democratic debates The issue of abortion rights received almost no attention during the second round of debates Tuesday and Wednesday, even as Democrats have shifted to the Left on abortion ahead of the election....
2019-08-01, 07:26

TV's Top Leading Man 2019: Vote in the First Round Well hello there. Hot off the heels of our last big voting extravaganza (also known as the TV Scoop Awards), it's now time to crown this year's top TV Leading Man. If you've......
2019-08-13, 12:52

No sweat for Williams as she swings into round three Serena Williams breezed into the third round of the French Open on Thursday with a routine 6-3 6-2 win against Japanese Kurumi Nara, wasting no energy in her quest for a record-equalling Grand Slam singles title....
2019-05-30, 16:39

Osaka crashes out of Wimbledon in first round Naomi Osaka was dumped out of Wimbledon in the first round Monday as the two-time grand slam champion was flummoxed on the grass by Yulia Putintseva....
2019-07-01, 19:00

US Open 2019: second round – live! Get all the latest updates from day two at Pebble Beach Official leaderboard for the 119th US OpenSpieth’s caddie criticism shows teamwork gets turbulentAnd feel free to email scott.murray@theguardian.com 3.40pm BST Good morning Carmel Bay! A new day’s only just begun, and already there’s been some ...
2019-06-14, 17:00

Piercy leads by 2 after 1st round of 3M Open Scott Piercy went on a late birdie binge en route to a 9-under 62 and the first-round lead at the inaugural 3M Open       ...
2019-07-05, 03:39

Serena storms into third round in Toronto Serena Williams made a solid start to her first U.S. Open tune-up with a 6-3 6-3 victory over Elise Mertens on Wednesday while Naomi Osaka took a step closer to regaining her world No. 1 ranking by reaching the last 16....
2019-08-08, 06:39

An, Im share lead at 62 after 1st round of Wyndham Byeong Hun An and Sungjae Im each shot 8-under 62s to share the lead after one round at the Wyndham Championship        ...
2019-08-02, 02:52

The Open 2019: first round – live! Updates from the first round at Royal PortrushThe official live leaderboard for the 148th OpenSign up for The Recap, our free weekly email of editors’ picksAnd feel free to email scott.murray@theguardian.com 10.13am BST Grillo creams an iron into the 200-yard par-three 13th. The ball bounces off the...
2019-07-18, 11:26

US Open 2019: third round – live! Live updates from day three’s play at Pebble BeachOfficial leaderboard for the 119th US OpenAnd feel free to email Scott your thoughts 9.58pm BST Back-to-back birdies for Francesco Molinari! He follows up one at 3 by nearly backspinning a wedge from 100 yards into the cup at 4. He rises to -4 for th...
2019-06-15, 23:01

Ostapenko loses to Azarenka in first round "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."...
2019-05-28, 17:39

NBA round-up: Celts dump Pelicans for 6th win in row "Marcus Morris and Jayson Tatum combined to score 52 points as the short-handed\r\nBoston Celtics won their sixth game in a row by defeating the visiting New\r\nOrleans Pelicans 113-100 on Monday night."...
2019-05-21, 16:13

Another round of monsoon storms develop Isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms developed across Southern Arizona again today. Heavy downpours, along with lightning and gusty winds occurred, mainly south and east of Tucson. Tomorrow, high pressure will move across our area.  This will increase temperatures both Monday and Tuesday....
2019-07-15, 05:26

Women's round-up: Stephens battles through "Former US Open champion Sloane Stephens looked like she would coast through her French Open second-round match against Spain\u0027s Sara Sorribes Tormo - but ended up winning 6-1, 7-6."...
2019-05-29, 15:26

Nadal gets walkover into U.S. Open third round Three-times champion Rafa Nadal got a walkover into the third round of the U.S. Open after Australian wildcard Thanasi Kokkinakis withdrew from their evening match on Thursday....
2019-08-30, 02:26

Another Round of Severe Weather Potential Rounds of rain and storms will continue to plague the region all the way through this week. Thanks to a particularly unstable air mass and a lot of atmospheric moisture, we also have a severe and flood threat with each round. Today’s strong to severe storms are already occurring. Scattered strong to...
2019-06-18, 00:13

Keys sails through to U.S. Open third round Madison Keys eased through to the U.S. Open third round, recovering from a slow start and an early loss of serve to beat China's Zhu Lin 6-4 6-1 on Wednesday....
2019-08-29, 01:13

The SLAP Heard Round the World I’m finally up to date on Big Little Lies, the best soap opera on television, which means I’m qualified to write a recap (finally). I know you’ve been waiting for it just as feverishly as I’ve been waiting for Celeste to shut down Mary Louise’s shit once and for all! More on that later....
2019-07-01, 22:13

Paper Round: De Gea could miss out on PSG move "David de Gea may stay at Manchester United, Rafael Benitez could double his money, Arsenal want Kieran Tierney and Matthijs de Ligt rejects Barcelona."...
2019-06-19, 08:52

The Open 2019: third round – live! Updates from Saturday’s play at Royal PortrushThe official live leaderboard for the 148th OpenAnd why not email scott.murray@theguardian.com 11.20am BST A warm reception on the first tee for Kyle Stanley. Whether he deserves such blanket respect may be a moot point, given he fired two shots into the...
2019-07-20, 12:26

Venus sprints through first round of U.S. Open Venus Williams ended a run of suffering first-round exits at Grand Slam tournaments by walloping China's Zheng Saisai 6-1 6-0 on the opening day of the U.S. Open on Monday....
2019-08-27, 07:52

Navas set for PSG transfer - Paper Round "Keylor Navas will join Paris Saint-Germain, players want Marcus Rashford on penalties, Bury could survive and Shkodran Mustafi edges closer to an Arsenal exit."...
2019-08-24, 09:39

Woods to miss cut despite improved round A battling Tiger Woods rediscovered some of the old magic at the British Open on Friday but the American will be packing for home after failing to make the cut at Royal Portrush....
2019-07-19, 20:13

The Open 2019: second round – live! Updates from the second round at Royal PortrushAndy Bull: Fighting talk cannot hide McIlroy’s chokeThe official live leaderboard for the 148th OpenAnd why not email scott.murray@theguardian.com 8.44am BST While Koepka was making his birdie at 2, Sharma was doing the same, repairing the damage of the...
2019-07-19, 09:52

De Gea set to leave United for nothing - Paper Round "Manchester United will lose David de Gea, Virgil van Dijk will sign a new deal, Chelsea are ready to buy in January, and Jarrod Brown could be on the move to Southampton or Newcastle."...
2019-09-08, 10:39

Paper Round: De Gea's United future still in doubt "David de Gea could leave Manchester United, Chelsea want Ben Chilwell, Liverpool will ignore the domestic cups and men arrested near Mesut Ozil\u0027s house."...
2019-08-11, 09:26

German Cup: Bundesliga teams that could get upset in first round Rarely do all Bundesliga clubs survive the first round of the German Cup, even if they're all playing sides from lower leagues. Here are some top flight teams that could be upset in this year's tournament....
2019-08-08, 19:26

Men's round-up: Wawrinka makes winning start "Swiss Stan Wawrinka, who was beaten by Dan Evans in the second round of the Queen\u0027s Club tournament prior to Wimbledon, wasted little time getting into top gear as he powered past qualifier Ruben Bemelmans 6-3 6-2 6-2."...
2019-07-01, 15:39

Kyrgios brushes off collar row to reach third round Fiery Australian Nick Kyrgios mostly kept his cool en route to a 6-4 6-2 6-4 dismantling of Antoine Hoang in their second-round clash at the U.S. Open on Thursday....
2019-08-30, 06:26

Big Little Lies and the Slap Heard 'Round the World There's a lot to talk about after tonight's episode of Big Little Lies, and we will get to it, we promise. But first we gotta talk about that slap. Mary Louise (Meryl......
2019-07-01, 04:13

Cramer's lightning round: Own Lockheed Martin. It's going to go up It's that time again! Jim Cramer rings the lightning round bell, which means he's giving his answers to callers' stock questions at rapid speed....
2019-08-14, 09:39

Serena to face Sharapova in first round of US Open "Serena Williams will face old foe Maria Sharapova in the first round of the US Open as she begins her attempt to win her 24th Grand Slam singles title."...
2019-08-22, 21:13

Serena and Sharapova in first-round match at U.S. Open Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova will have their first ever clash at Flushing Meadows at the U.S. Open next week after being drawn against each other in the first round....
2019-08-22, 20:52

Round 2 of Democratic debate is party’s most-watched ever LOS ANGELES (AP) — NBC says round two of the Democratic presidential debate was the party’s most-watched ever. Based on Nielsen figures out Friday, the event including early front-runners Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders averaged 18.1 million viewers across NBC, MSNBC and Telemundo. That topped th...
2019-06-29, 01:26

Barcelona fail with first Neymar bid - Paper Round "Barcelona have their first Neymar bid rejected, Jadon Sancho gets a raise, Paul Pogba is off penalties for Manchester United, and the EFL were warned about Bury."...
2019-08-21, 12:13

TV ratings increase for second round of Democratic debate The ratings for the second round of the Democratic debate on Thursday night jumped more than 15 percent from the night before, a report said. The audience rose on all three venues — NBC, MSNBC, and Telemundo — for the event featuring front runners Joe Biden and Kamala Harris in addition to spiritual...
2019-06-29, 04:26

EU leaders start another round of talks on top jobs BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders have started another marathon session of talks desperately seeking a breakthrough in a diplomatic fight over who should be picked for a half dozen of jobs at top EU institutions. EU leaders failed in a first attempt last week to fill the roster of key appointme...
2019-06-30, 13:00

Tiger Woods still looking for spark after second round of the BMW Championship Tiger Woods has played two decent rounds this week at the BMW Championship. But he needs more than that to qualify for next week's Tour Championship.       ...
2019-08-17, 00:26

Naomi Osaka eliminated in 1st round at Wimbledon After winning two straight Grand Slam titles, Naomi Osaka has now failed to reach the second week at the last two majors       ...
2019-07-01, 20:13

Taliban say latest round of talks with US ‘critical’ ISLAMABAD (AP) — A Taliban spokesman says the seventh and latest round of peace talks with the U.S. is “critical,” as the militant group meets with Washington’s envoy Zalmay Khalilzad in the Mideastern state of Qatar, where it maintains a political office. Suhail Shaheen told The A...
2019-06-30, 09:26

Cramer's lightning round: Everyone should put 10% of their money in gold "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer rings the lightning round bell, which means he's giving his answers to callers' stock questions at rapid speed....
2019-08-16, 19:13

Serena cruises by Muchova into fourth round Serena Williams moved another step closer to a record-tying 24th career Grand Slam title with a comfortable 6-3 6-2 victory over Czech Karolina Muchova on Friday to reach the last 16 at the U.S. Open....
2019-08-31, 07:26

YouTube Is About to Round Down Creators' Follower Counts In May, YouTube let creators know that in the near future, all of them with more than 1,000 subscribers would see their follower counts rounded down. The time has come, and the video-sharing service is rolling out this change throughout September.Read more......
2019-08-30, 22:00

Paper Round: United chase £50m McGinn "Manchester United want John McGinn, Mike Ashley passes the buck, Chelsea aim to keep Callum Hudson-Odoi and Real Madrid want Sadio Mane. It\u0027s Sunday\u0027s Paper Round..."...
2019-06-30, 11:26

Kovalev keeps title with 11th-round KO of Yarde Sergey Kovalev retained his 175-pound belt for the first time in a homecoming fight by knocking out Anthony Yarde with one shot in the 11th round on Saturday....
2019-08-25, 00:26

The Open 2019: fourth round – live! Hole-by-hole updates from the final day at Royal PortrushFleetwood prepares to battle Lowry in shootout in the stormOfficial Open leaderboardSend your thoughts to Scott by email here 12.42pm BST The rain is beginning to come down. So I’m off to find an umbrella. In the meantime, David Tindall, like ...
2019-07-21, 13:52

What to Expect From Round Two of the Democratic Presidential Debates The second round of Democratic debates are just a week away, with 10 presidential hopefuls set to appear on stage in Detroit on two separate nights—and the stakes are higher than ever. Come September, the candidates will have to have 130,000 unique donors and at least 2% of support in four polls to ...
2019-07-23, 17:39

China, U.S. kick off new round of tariffs in trade war China and the United States began imposing additional tariffs on each other's goods on Sunday, the latest escalation in a bruising trade war, despite signs that talks would resume some time this month....
2019-09-01, 09:39

Louisiana cop fired for Facebook post saying AOC ‘needs a round’ The Louisiana police officer who wrote on Facebook that New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez “needs a round” has been fired, officials said Monday. Gretna Police Chief Arthur Lawson told reporters that Charles Rispoli, a 14-year veteran of the force, was given the boot for calling the ...
2019-07-23, 02:13

New York Jets Cut A Guy Four Months After Drafting Him In The Third Round You’d be hard pressed to find a better distillation of the bone-deep dysfunction, ineptitude, and LOLJetsiness of the New York Jets than this: On Saturday, the team cut promising pass rusher Jachai Polite just four months after drafting him in the third round....
2019-09-01, 17:26

Record round for Irishman at British Open PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland (AP) – Ireland’s Shane Lowry has shot an 8-under-par 63 to give him a four-shot lead over Tommy Fleetwood heading into the final round of the British Open. Lowry broke out of a four-way tie late on the front nine with a birdie on No. 9. He ran off three straigh...
2019-07-21, 09:00

Paper Round: Ozil set to stay at Arsenal "Mesut Ozil will stay at Arsenal, Paul Pogba waits for his Real Madrid move, Dean Henderson could go back to Sheffield United, and Danny Rose could stay at Spurs."...
2019-07-20, 08:13

Scott Piercy goes low, leads after first round of 3M Open Scott Piercy shot a bogey-free 9-under 62 to take the lead at TPC Twin Cities in Blaine, Minnesota, making birdie on six of his final eight holes.        ...
2019-07-05, 08:26

Get ready for Round 2 of Kamala Harris vs. Joe Biden It will be “Biden and Harris Round 2” at the second Democratic debates. The lineups for the Democratic presidential primary debates at the end of the month were drawn at random and announced on Thursday night by CNN, the network hosting the contest. On the first night of the debates, Jul...
2019-07-19, 05:00

Paper Round: United submit £62m bid for Aubameyang "Manchester United move for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, William Saliba picks Arsenal over Tottenham Hotspur, Inter Milan don\u0027t agree with Romelu Lukaku\u0027s asking price, while Paris Saint-Germain have found their English Rose."...
2019-07-19, 03:00

Sources: Vikes to sign '16 1st-round WR Doctson Former Redskins wide receiver Josh Doctson reached a one-year deal with the Vikings just two days after releasing another former first round wideout....
2019-09-02, 22:39

Roger Federer struggles again in US Open second round win History says Roger Federer can’t keep playing with fire or his U.S. Open hopes are going to go up in smoke. Federer was victorious, but nowhere near sharp. Despite grinding out a 3-6, 6-2, 6-3, 6-4 second-round rally against Damir Dzumhur, the five-time champ showed the same cracks in his game that ...
2019-08-29, 08:52

Madison Keys rolls into third round at US Open At a rainy Flushing Meadows, Madison Keys meeting with China’s Zhu Lin happened to be the only remaining match that wasn’t washed out Wednesday afternoon. As eager fans poured into Louis Armstrong Stadium, the 24-year-old American didn’t disappoint. Keys captured her eighth straight victory, earning...
2019-08-29, 08:52

Here’s Who Qualified for the Second Round of 2020 Democratic Debates CNN is starting to set the stage for the second round of 2020 Democratic primary debates it is hosting over two nights at the end of July. The Democratic National Committee announced the list of candidates who qualified for the second run of debates on Wednesday. Frontrunner candidates including for...
2019-07-18, 02:26

Men's round-up: Nishikori racks up milestones at Wimbledon "Kei Nishikori\u0027s quiet-but-efficient victory at Wimbledon on Saturday will feature in no tournament highlight retrospectives, but it did make some milestones."...
2019-07-07, 00:39

F3: Jehan Daruvala Ends Round 4 With A Podium & DNF It was a mixed weekend for India's Jehan Daruvala who secured a podium and a DNF over the two races in Round 4 of the 2019 FIA Formula 3 championship. The 21-year-old finished the feature race on......
2019-07-14, 20:13

Nunes TKO's Holm in 1st round to retain title Amanda Nunes turned the tables on Holly Holm on Saturday night, using a head kick in the first round to stop Holm by TKO in the co-main event of UFC 239 in Las Vegas....
2019-07-07, 08:13

Bears ready for another round with Rodgers, Packers By virtue of his dominance and a near resurrection in last season's opener, Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers might as well be a bleep word for Bears fans....
2019-09-03, 21:26

Bautista Augut upset by Kukushkin in first round Spanish 10th seed Roberto Bautista Augut was upset 3-6 6-1 6-4 3-6 6-3 by Kazakhstan's Mikhail Kukushkin in the first round of the U.S. Open on Monday....
2019-08-28, 02:39

Federer streaks into third round; Isner tumbles Roger Federer cruised to a straight-sets win over Jay Clarke to reach the third round at Wimbledon, while 2018 semifinalist John Isner was upset by Mikhail Kukushkin....
2019-07-04, 18:52

Ash Barty bounces back to win first round at US Open Ashleigh Barty beat Zarina Diyas (KAZ) 1-6 6-3 6-2Alex de Minaur beat Pierre-Hugues Herbert (FRA) 6-4 6-2 6-7 (6-8) 7-5Ashleigh Barty breathed a big sigh of relief after surviving a scare and progressing to the second round of the US Open in New York. Australia’s world No.2 had to pull out all the s...
2019-08-27, 07:26

Paper Round: Spurs offer Eriksen to Man Utd for just £70m "Spurs offer Christian Eriksen on a discount and could replace him with Philippe Coutinho, Everton want Wilfried Zaha, and Wayne Rooney could return to United."...
2019-08-07, 08:52

UK drill rappers OFB: 'No one helps us round here. Music is the only way' One of the collective is the son of Mark Duggan, whose death sparked the 2011 London riots. But the drill trio OFB are trying to move the genre beyond the violence for which it has been demonisedAt the nucleus of the Broadwater Farm estate in Tottenham, north London, is a road that local young peopl...
2019-09-06, 15:26

Holder Djokovic safely into U.S. Open second round Novak Djokovic began his U.S. Open title defence in style with a 6-4 6-1 6-4 win over Spaniard Roberto Carballes Baena in first-round action on Monday....
2019-08-27, 07:52

The Latest: Stephens reaches 2nd round at Wimbledon Sloane Stephens avoided another first-round exit at Wimbledon, beating former quarterfinalist Timea Bacsinszky 6-2, 6-4 for her first victory at the All England Club since 2016       ...
2019-07-02, 15:13

Barty survives first-round fright at U.S. Open French Open champion Ash Barty survived a first-round scare at the U.S. Open on Monday, staving off Kazakhstan's Zarina Diyas 1-6 6-3 6-2 after struggling to find her footing as the action kicked off at Arthur Ashe Stadium....
2019-08-27, 07:52

Can you solve it? Drive your car (and brain) round the block A streetwise puzzleUPDATE: For the solution please click here.Today’s puzzle is a trip.You are in a big city where all the streets go in one of two perpendicular directions. You take your car from its parking place and drive on a tour of the city such that you do not pass through the same intersecti...
2019-08-27, 08:13

First-round exits for Sharapova and Muguruza, Kvitova through Former champions Maria Sharapova and Garbine Muguruza crashed out of Wimbledon in quick succession on Tuesday as big-name casualties continued to pile up, but twice winner Petra Kvitova made sure she did not join them....
2019-07-03, 00:13

As if by royal command, seven Britons make it into second round Tennis fan the Duchess of Cambridge swept into the All England Club on Tuesday and, as if by royal command, British players responded with a memorable day of home victories....
2019-07-03, 00:13

Rejected Moscow candidates likely to lose another round A working group of Russia’s Central Elections Commission is recommending the refusal of appeals by five opposition politicians who were denied spots on the Moscow city council elections ballot, an issue that has sparked protests and mass arrests...
2019-08-06, 21:26

Did you solve it? Drive your car (and brain) round the block The solution to today’s puzzleEarlier today I set you this puzzle:You are in a big city where all the streets go in one of two perpendicular directions. You take your car from its parking place and drive on a tour of the city such that you do not pass through the same intersection twice and return b...
2019-08-27, 08:13

An shoots 62 for early first-round lead in Greensboro South Korean An Byeong-hun rattled home with four birdies in the final six holes to grab the clubhouse lead with an eight-under-par 62 in the first round of the Wyndham Championship on Thursday....
2019-08-01, 23:39

Gauff, 15, beats Rybarikova to reach third round Coco Gauff, 15, who upset Venus Williams in the first round, knocked off former Wimbledon semifinalist Magdalena Rybarikova to reach the third round....
2019-07-04, 00:26

The Latest: No. 1 Barty breezes into 3rd round at Wimbledon Top-ranked Ash Barty won again, reaching the third round at Wimbledon by beating Alison Van Uytvanck 6-1, 6-3        ...
2019-07-04, 14:13

Here's What You Missed From Round One of the Democratic Debates in Detroit On Tuesday night, 10 of the Democratic Presidential candidates took the stage in Detroit to discuss issues of immigration, gun violence, climate change, student loan debt, and race relations in America....
2019-07-31, 20:39

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....
2019-07-04, 18:52

Canada's Andreescu eases into U.S. Open second round Canada's rising talent Bianca Andreescu was cheered to a 6-2 6-4 victory over 17-year-old American Katie Volynets in the first round of the U.S. Open on a noisy Court 10 on Tuesday....
2019-08-28, 02:39

Raiders sign first-round pick RB Jacobs The Oakland Raiders signed running back Josh Jacobs on Tuesday, the team's first-round draft pick and No. 24 overall selection in the 2019 NFL Draft....
2019-07-10, 19:00

Del Potro powers past Jarry into second round Juan Martin del Potro fired up his power game after a sluggish start to ease past Nicolas Jarry in an all-South American first round clash at the French Open on Tuesday....
2019-05-28, 16:13

Muguruza in the mood as she powers into fourth round Spaniard Garbine Muguruza laid down an impressive marker at the French Open as she overpowered ninth seed Elina Svitolina 6-3 6-3 on Friday to set up a fourth-round clash with last year's runner-up Sloane Stephens....
2019-05-31, 21:13

Watch: Rafael Nadal needs four sets in third round win Rafael Nadal had a rare losing set in his toughest match so far at the 2019 French Open, but still slipped by David Goffin to reach the fourth round on Friday in Paris....
2019-05-31, 23:39

Germany beat Spain to close in on next round Sara Daebritz scored the only goal of the game as Germany beat Spain 1-0 in their women's World Cup Group B match on Wednesday to all but secure a spot in the next round....
2019-06-12, 22:52

Panthers sign second-round pick Greg Little CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Panthers have signed second-round draft pick Greg Little to a four-year contact. The 6-foot-5, 310-pound Little has the inside track to be the team’s starting left tackle this season. He was selected by Carolina with the 37th overall pick out of Mississippi after bei...
2019-06-19, 23:52

Senior PGA Championship 1st round suspended due to weather PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — The first round of the Senior PGA Championship has been suspended due to dangerous weather conditions. A series of thunderstorms were scheduled to pass over suburban Rochester, where the major is being played at Oak Hill Country Club’s East Course. The forecast on Thursd...
2019-05-23, 18:13

| Djokovic sails through French Open 1st round Novak Djokovic laid down an early marker in his bid to hold all four Grand Slam titles for the second time, powering past Hubert Hurkacz at Roland Garros....
2019-05-27, 18:26

Top-ranked Osaka loses in 2nd round in Birmingham Naomi Osaka lost in straight sets at the Birmingham Classic grass-court tournament on Thursday _ and could soon lose her No. 1 ranking, too        ...
2019-06-20, 21:26

2019 NHL Draft: First-round risers and red flags The last year has been all about the show. Who has put in the work to make themselves better for the 2019 NHL Draft, shown up on the biggest stages and impressed with their interactions? And, on the flip side, who hasn’t? For every hot prospect, there’s another one seeing their star cool. Here’s a.....
2019-06-20, 22:26

Federer and Nadal blaze into fourth round After a cool first week the thermostat was turned up at Roland Garros on Friday as Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer both blazed a trail into the French Open fourth round for the 14th time....
2019-06-01, 02:00

NFL teams up with NCAA for next round of safety improvements The NFL's top medical experts believe they can take the knowledge of college football physicians and trainers and the research from the NCAA to make football safer — together....
2019-06-20, 23:00

Swan through to third qualifying round, Watson crashes out "Katie Swan hopes of reaching the main draw of the French Open are still alive, but Heather Watson crashed out at the second round of qualifying on Thursday."...
2019-05-23, 16:26

Nuggets pick up Bol Bol in 2nd round trade with Heat DENVER (AP) — Denver and the Miami Heat agreed to a draft night trade that will send Oregon center Bol Bol to the Nuggets. The Nuggets didn’t have a draft pick Thursday, but swung a deal after the Heat took Bol at No. 44. In exchange, Miami will receive a future second-round pick and cash cons...
2019-06-21, 08:13

Three Wildcats Selected in the First Round of the 2019 NBA Draft BROOKLYN, N.Y. – In what has been dubbed “graduation night” by head coach John Calipari, three more Kentucky men’s basketball players had their names called and walked across the Barclays Center stage in the annual ceremony most fans know as the NBA Draft. PJ Washington (No. 12, Charlotte Hornets), ...
2019-06-21, 08:13

Tiger 'a little hot' after poor finish to Open round Tiger Woods was "a little hot" after bogeying his final two holes -- after going 29 holes without one -- at the U.S. Open at Pebble Beach. "Not a good finish," he said....
2019-06-15, 02:52

Verdasco rolls in first round at Moselle Open Fifth-seeded Fernando Verdasco of Spain cruised to a 6-2, 6-2 win over Belgium's Steve Darcis on Monday in the first round of the Moselle Open in Metz, France....
2019-09-17, 13:26

NBA draft recap: All 60 picks, first-round analysis The eventful 2019 NBA draft at Brooklyn's Barclays Center is in the books, and we have every pick, and analysis, from draft night.       ...
2019-06-21, 14:26

Top-ranked Osaka gets 1st-round win in Birmingham on grass A day after saying she was not comfortable playing on grass, top-ranked Naomi Osaka needed three sets to get past her first-round opponent at the Birmingham Classic        ...
2019-06-19, 01:13

Weah lifts US over Qatar 1-0, into U20 World Cup 2nd round Tim Weah scored in the 76th minute, and the United States beat Qatar 1-0 Thursday at Tychy, Poland, to advance to the round of 16 at the Under-20 World Cup. The U.S. (2-1) finished second in Group D and will play the Group E winner, France or Mali, on Tuesday in Bydgoszcz. American midfielders Alex ...
2019-05-31, 03:39

Woods posts 1st round under par at US Open in 7 years Tiger Woods overcame an early double bogey and some errant shots on the back nine to post his first round under par at the U.S. Open in seven years        ...
2019-06-14, 06:26

Women's round-up: Garcia, Kasatkina cruise through "Home favourite Caroline Garcia got her campaign at Roland Garros off to a fine start with a straight-sets win over Mona Barthel of Germany 6-2, 6-4."...
2019-05-28, 15:13

Look: New York police round up massive bee swarms Police in New York said thousands of bees were relocated from just outside an Urban Outfitters store in Manhattan on the same day that a massive swarm appeared on the side of a Queens building....
2019-05-28, 21:13

Scripps National Spelling Bee kicks off second round The second round of the Scripps National Spelling Bee kicked off on Tuesday, as hundreds of young people took the stage to participate in the prestigious competition....
2019-05-29, 09:13

The iPhone 11 has kicked-off Round 2 of ‘affordable’ flagships The new iPhones are finally here. They bring a lot of cools to the table, but at the same time, these upgrades can be called incremental for the most part. But as it always has been with Apple, it’s more about the flagship experience than the flagship specifications... a phone greater than th...
2019-09-11, 22:13

Muguruza canters into French Open third round Former champion Garbine Muguruza cantered past Swede Johanna Larsson 6-4 6-1 on Wednesday to set up a potentially explosive third-round clash with Elina Svitolina....
2019-05-29, 14:39

Fury the entertainer downs Schwarz in second round TKO British heavyweight Tyson Fury made quick work of German Tom Schwarz on Saturday as he danced and jabbed his way to a dominant second round TKO before finishing his evening in Las Vegas with a song....
2019-06-16, 14:39

Mets reach deal with their first-round pick The Mets have agreed to terms with first-round pick Brett Baty. The third baseman from Lake Travis High School in Austin, Texas, who was drafted 12th overall, will be introduced Saturday at Citi Field, where he will take batting practice before the Mets play host to the Cardinals. Baty was expected ...
2019-06-15, 13:52

US Open 2019: final round - live! All the action from the 119th US Open at Pebble BeachOfficial leader boardSend an email to Scott if you so desire 6.40pm BST There’s always one player who flies out of the blocks early doors on Sunday. The 22-year-old Swede Marcus Kinhult, recent winner of the British Masters, is playing in his firs...
2019-06-16, 19:52

A year after semifinal run, Cecchinato loses in 1st round Marco Cecchinato's achievements at Grand Slam tournaments still start and end with his stunning run to the semifinals of last year's French Open, which included an upset win over Novak Djokovic        ...
2019-05-26, 21:26