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DeShields, Vandersloot lead Sky past Mercury 82-75

CHICAGO (AP) — Diamond DeShields scored 25 points, Courtney Vandersloot added 17 with eight assists and the Chicago Sky held off the Phoenix Mercury 82-75 on Tuesday night. Chicago (3-2) led 43-41 at the half before DeShields had ...

DeShields, Vandersloot lead Sky past Mercury 82-75

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Howard, Loyd lift defending champ Storm past Mercury 77-68 EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — Natasha Howard had 21 points and 16 rebounds, Jewell Loyd added 17 points and the Seattle Storm opened defensive of their WNBA title with a 77-68 win over the Phoenix Mercury on Saturday. Beginning a season where they will play without reigning league MVP Breanna Stewart for th...
01:51, 2019-05-26

McCutchen, Hoskins lead Phillies past Brewers 6-4 MILWAUKEE (AP) — Andrew McCutchen hit a tiebreaking double in the sixth inning and the Philadelphia Phillies used stellar relief work to beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-4 on Friday night, overcoming Christian Yelich’s major league-leading 20th homer. McCutchen’s two-hit hit drove in Scott K...
10:34, 2019-05-25

Matthiessen, Beck lead Stanford past Hornets, 11-0 Will Matthiessen had two hits, drove in two runs and hit one of the four Stanford home runs in support of Brendan Beck's three-hitter over seven innings in the Cardinal's 11-0 victory over Sacramento State on Friday in the Stanford Regional opener        ...
02:51, 2019-06-01

Bellinger, Seager lead Dodgers past Pirates 7-2 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Cody Bellinger and Corey Seager both doubled and drove in two runs as the Los Angeles Dodgers slugged their way past the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-2 on Saturday night. Max Muncy added two doubles for the Dodgers, who had eight two-base hits in all, the most in the major leagues this sea...
06:34, 2019-05-26

Renfroe, Lucchesi lead Padres past Nationals, 5-4 Hunter Renfroe hit a two-run home run and left-hander Joey Lucchesi settled down after falling behind 4-0 in the first inning to help the San Diego Padres beat the Washington Nationals 5-4        ...
08:00, 2019-06-07

Hamels, Báez lead Cubs past Cardinals 3-1 CHICAGO (AP) — Cole Hamels threw eight innings of three-hit shutout ball, Javier Báez hit a two-run homer and the Chicago Cubs topped the St. Louis Cardinals 3-1 on Friday. The Cubs have won four of five since being swept in a three-game series at St. Louis last weekend. The Cardinals opened a seaso...
23:51, 2019-06-07

Greinke and 4 relievers lead Diamondbacks past Blue Jays 6-0 TORONTO (AP) — Zack Greinke got an extra day off after being slowed by a stiff neck in his last start. It paid off as he came out strong against the struggling Toronto Blue Jays. Greinke and four relievers combined on a five-hitter, Alex Avila and Kevin Cron hit solo home runs and the Arizona Diamon...
02:34, 2019-06-09

Kessinger, bullpen lead Ole Miss past Georgia 5-3 in semis HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Grae Kessinger had three hits, including a two-run homer, to help lead Mississippi to a 5-3 win over Georgia Saturday in the semifinals of the Southeastern Conference Tournament. The Rebels (37-24) advanced to Sunday’s championship game seeking a second straight SEC Tournam...
01:51, 2019-05-26

Tatum, Jensen lead Fresno State past Gauchos, 9-2 McCarthy Tatum drove in three runs, Zach Presno drove in a pair and Ryan Jensen carried a no-hitter into the sixth inning in helping Fresno State earn an 8-2 victory over UC Santa Barbara in the Stanford Regional        ...
10:01, 2019-06-01

Goodrum’s 2 homers, 5 hits lead Tigers past Braves 8-2 ATLANTA (AP) — Niko Goodrum homered twice and had a career-high five hits, Nicholas Castellanos and Grayson Greiner also went deep, and the Detroit Tigers romped to an 8-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night. Spencer Turnbull pitched into the seventh inning, allowing just five hits and o...
04:34, 2019-06-01

Vela gets goal, assist to lead LAFC past Timbers 3-2 PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Carlos Vela had a goal and an assist in the first half to lead Los Angeles FC past the Portland Timbers 3-2 on Saturday. Vela, Major League Soccer’s goals and assists leader, helped LAFC (11-1-4) fend off Portland’s late rally to end the Timbers’ 15-game win s...
08:51, 2019-06-02

Estrada’s 2 homers lead Minnesota past Ohio State in Big Ten OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Eduardo Estrada hit two homers to help Minnesota defeat Ohio State 9-6 in the Big Ten Tournament semifinal round on Saturday. The teams will meet again on Saturday night, with the winner playing in the title game Sunday. Max Meyer threw 5 2/3 shutout innings to earn the win for Mi...
01:51, 2019-05-26

Soler, Mondesi homers lead Royals past Rangers 4-2 Jorge Soler and Adalberto Mondesi homered and Jakob Junis allowed two runs in six innings as the Kansas City Royals snapped a three-game losing streak with a 4-2 win over Texas Rangers on Thursday night        ...
06:01, 2019-05-31

Stater Lynn, closer Kelley lead Rangers past Mariners 5-3 Lance Lynn allowed only two runs over seven innings and Shawn Kelley earned the save after learning two lumps removed from his throat last week were benign as the Texas Rangers beat the Seattle Mariners 5-3        ...
07:00, 2019-05-22

WRC Rally Italy: Ott Tanak battles past Dani Sordo into lead Toyota World Rally Championship driver Ott Tanak surged past Hyundai's Dani Sordo on Saturday morning as the pair's Rally Italy lead battle intensified...
11:34, 2019-06-15

Quigley, Vandersloot give Sky win over Storm CHICAGO (AP) — Allie Quigley scored 25 points, Diamond DeShields added 21 and the Chicago Sky beat the defending champion Seattle Storm 83-79 on Saturday night. In the last two minutes, Quigley scored twice to tie it before Courtney Vandersloot scored the final four points to give the Sky (1-1) the ...
07:00, 2019-06-02

DeShields has RBI single in 12th, Rangers beat Orioles 2-1 ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Delino DeShields has wasted no time making a better impression during his third stint with the Texas Rangers this season. DeShields’ single up the middle in the 12th inning, his fourth hit of the game, drove in pinch-runner Isiah Kiner-Falefa from second base to give th...
08:51, 2019-06-06

Sims has 15 points and Lynx hold off Mercury 58-56 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Odyssey Sims scored 15 points and Lexie Brown added 12 to help the Minnesota Lynx hold off the Phoenix Mercury 58-56 on Thursday night. Minnesota led by as many as 16 points, but did not score in the final four minutes to keep Phoenix in it. DeWanna Bonner’s offensive reboun...
05:00, 2019-06-07

EU hails quality of swimming water as the mercury rises BRUSSELS (AP) — With weather temperatures starting to climb, the European Commission says that 85 percent of Europe’s bathing sites have excellent water quality. The commission said Thursday that the islands of Cyprus and Malta, as well as Greece and Austria, have the highest numbers of clean ...
16:00, 2019-06-06

Carson scores 20, hits late 3, as Mercury top Aces 86-84 Essence Carson scored 20 points, including the go-ahead 3-pointer, to lead all five Phoenix starters in double figures, and the Mercury rallied from 12 points down to beat the Las Vegas Aces 86-84        ...
07:34, 2019-06-01

Mercury Set To Rise In Northwest India; Red-Code Warning Issued For Delhi Heat wave conditions will continue in central and northwest central India, including parts of Rajasthan, with maximum temperatures in some parts expected to reach 50 degree Celsius. The weather......
07:00, 2019-06-01

We were so close to Rami Malek's Freddy Mercury making a cameo in Rocketman It’s all been leading to this. The cinematic universe. The reliance on a sustainable brand, one with the synergistic potential to unfold across multiple modes of storytelling, branding, and promotion. And the slow monopolization of Hollywood ensures that, soon, there will not multiple cinematic univ...
00:34, 2019-06-12

Revitalizing Montgomery as It Embraces Its Past Two cultural projects that examine the Alabama city’s role in the civil rights movement are drawing throngs of visitors and encouraging a surge of downtown construction....
18:17, 2019-05-21

UNC rallies past Miami, 7-5, in 11 innings DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Ike Freeman hit a sacrifice fly with one out in the 11th inning Friday, lifting North Carolina to a 7-5 victory against Miami and into the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament semifinals. The Tar Heels (40-17) trailed 5-0 after three innings, but got two runs in the fourth, one i...
02:00, 2019-05-25

NYC’s newest condos are inspired by the past Generic glass towers — ahem, Hudson Yards; cough cough, Long Island City — continue to rise around the city. At the same time, in a less-documented shift, architects are increasingly drawing on forms, materials and techniques from the past to design new residential buildings that are weightier and l...
03:00, 2019-05-30

Celebrating The Future Of Hemp By Looking To The Past VERSAILLES, Ky. (LEX 18) – Hemp History Week has come to an end, but the product is anything but history in Kentucky. The 2018 Farm Bill passage took hemp off the list of controlled substances. Ever since then, the possibilities for the crop have become limitless. Kirstin Bohnert, a founder of...
14:00, 2019-06-10

How do we recall the past? New mechanism revealed A brain study in rats that explored different environments reveals that the anterior cingulate cortex drives the hippocampus in long-term memory recall....
22:17, 2019-05-22

Demolition man Djokovic powers past Hurkacz Top seed Novak Djokovic might be out of pocket after trashing the floor of a Roland Garros gym but there was little else troubling the Serb after he opened his French Open bid on Monday by dismantling Poland's Hubert Hurkacz....
04:34, 2019-05-28

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....
15:51, 2019-05-28

Nadal drops set but powers past Goffin Defending champion Rafael Nadal dropped his first set at this year's French Open but stayed firmly on course for title number 12 with a 6-1 6-3 4-6 6-3 defeat of David Goffin on Friday....
19:51, 2019-05-31

Osaka survives again to battle past Azarenka For the second match running world number one Naomi Osaka stared at an early French Open exit but once again she fought like a champion, recovering from a woeful start to beat Victoria Azarenka 4-6 7-5 6-3....
15:17, 2019-05-30

Road to war in Iran looks a lot like the path that took the U.S. against Iraq in the past The U.S. went to war in Iraq in 2003 based on flawed intelligence supported by hawkish policy makers. Is it doomed to repeat the error with Iran?        ...
12:00, 2019-05-30

Michigan gets past Creighton 6-0 in Corvallis regional Christian Bullock hit a two-run homer in the second inning to help Michigan beat Creighton 6-0 in the Corvallis regional        ...
02:51, 2019-06-01

Blast from the past comedies, Fawcett bio win in TV ratings LOS ANGELES (AP) — Blasts from the past proved irresistible to TV viewers last week. According to Nielsen figures out Wednesday, ABC’s live re-creation of episodes of “All in the Family” and “The Jeffersons” ranked among last week’s most-watched programs. The come...
01:51, 2019-05-30

Stop Living In the Past and Get Yourself a Eufy RoboVac for $90 Off Why use a traditional vacuum when it is 2019 and you can have a robot do it for you? Life is much to short to waste time vacuuming. Right now, you can get a Eufy RoboVac 30C for $210 when you clip the $20 coupon and use the promo code CLEAN555. The RoboVac is WiFi upgraded and works with voice-contr...
21:34, 2019-05-31

You are what you eat: 10 companies Apple gobbled up in the past year Apple has been on a bit of an acquisitions binge over the last year. With WWDC nearly upon us, which of these acquisitions might show up as part of technology showcases during the event's keynote? Read on to find out....
21:51, 2019-05-31

Tellez has 2 HRs, 5 RBIs and Jays power past Red Sox 10-3 Rowdy Tellez had two homers and five RBIs and Randal Grichuk also homered and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Boston Red Sox 10-3        ...
07:00, 2019-05-22

How to Get Past Paywalls in Chrome's Incognito Mode Chrome: As one who spends quite a bit of time browsing the news from various sites around the web, it’s frustrating to encounter paywall after paywall after paywall—especially when a site or author’s own social media feed was the one cajoling you to click and read an article in the first place....
21:34, 2019-06-14

Republicans whistle past the ‘legislative graveyard’ The Senate is going to get back to good ol’-fashioned legislating any day now. Republicans swear it.Mitch McConnell’s Senate has been almost entirely focused on confirming President Donald Trump’s personnel and judges and has little in the way of recent legislative victories.“It is frustrating,” Se...
12:17, 2019-06-10

A Recap Of RBI Key Interest Rate Changes In Past One Year RBI interest rate: While many economists expect the six-member panel to announce a reduction in repo rate, analysts will keenly look out for any steps to prop up growth, after official data put......
16:51, 2019-06-05

Jones, Williams lift Sun past Mystics 83-75 UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Jonquel Jones scored 24 points, Courtney Williams added 23 and the Connecticut Sun beat the Washington Mystics 83-75 on Tuesday night in a battle between the top two teams in the WNBA. Jones, coming off consecutive player of the week honors, made nine of 11 shots, and scored...
06:34, 2019-06-12

Morgensen homers twice, powers FAU past Mercer 10-6 Bobby Morgensen homered twice and drove in five runs, powering Florida Atlantic to a 10-6 win over Mercer in an NCAA Tournament elimination game        ...
00:34, 2019-06-02

Boston College gets past Clemson 7-5 in ACC opener Dante Baldelli capped a two-run 11th inning with an RBI single as Boston College topped Clemson 7-5 in the opening game of the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament        ...
22:34, 2019-05-21

‘Big Little Lies,’ Season 2: The past catches up with the Monterey Five So rapturous was the reception to “Big Little Lies” that HBO ordered a second season — even though the David E. Kelley-Liane Moriarty murder mystery reached its easily-guessed conclusion in Season 1. The show’s writers deviated from the ending in Moriarty’s novel, leaving an open-ended case th...
03:00, 2019-06-05

Oakland's Past Is Brighter Than The Warriors' Future OAKLAND — The nostalgia in the building was thick enough to cut with DeMarcus Cousins, so much so that many of the last 19,596 humans shoved into what has always been known by the locals as “The Coliseum” almost forgot that there was a championship to defend, a season to prolong and a summer to defe...
19:17, 2019-06-14

Vandy powers past LSU 13-4 and into SEC championship game HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Ty Duvall drove in four runs and Ethan Paul three, powering Vanderbilt into the Southeastern Conference Tournament championship game with a 13-4 victory over LSU on Saturday. The top-seeded Commodores (48-10), chasing their third SEC Tournament title and first since 2007, face de...
05:17, 2019-05-26

PHOTO GALLERY: A selection of pictures from the past week Here’s your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see. This week’s gallery includes people walking through the dappled light of the Medi...
10:34, 2019-05-25

Breland’s 17 points help Dream rally past Wings, 76-72 ATLANTA (AP) — Jessica Breland scored 17 points, including a late go-ahead three-point play, leading the Atlanta Dream to a season-opening, 76-72 win over the Dallas Wings on Friday night. Dallas led 55-47 before Atlanta rallied in the final period. Renee Montgomery had 15 points for the Dream, whos...
04:34, 2019-05-25

Gyorko homers as Cardinals rally past Braves 6-3 ST. LOUIS (AP) — Pinch hitter Jedd Gyorko connected for a three-run homer during St. Louis’ four-run eighth inning, helping the Cardinals top the Atlanta Braves 6-3 on Saturday night. Paul Goldschmidt and Matt Carpenter each had three hits as St. Louis improved to 7-15 in May. The Cardinals (2...
05:17, 2019-05-26

Guldberg lifts Yellow Jackets past Wolfpack, 9-2 DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Michael Gulberg hit a three-run homer, his first home run of the season, and Georgia Tech advanced to the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament championship with a 9-2 victory against North Carolina State on Saturday night. The second-seeded Yellow Jackets (41-16) will face fifth-...
05:17, 2019-05-26

8 new trailers from this past week: Toy Story 4, Terminator, Spider-Man, and more John Wick 3 stole Avengers: Endgame’s crown at the box office last week, but it might not hold on to it for too long considering that Disney’s Aladdin remake hits theaters this weekend. And you can bet there are plenty of Aladdin fans out there who will want to see what Disney has done w...
05:51, 2019-05-26

Ohtani’s two-run single in the ninth lifts Angels past A’s OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani hit a tiebreaking two-run single with two outs in the ninth inning, and the Los Angeles Angels snapped Oakland’s longest winning streak in 13 years at 10 games with a 6-4 victory Tuesday night. The Angels went ahead in the top of the ninth when Tommy LaStel...
10:17, 2019-05-29

Bregman homers twice as Astros rally past Cubs 9-6 HOUSTON (AP) — Alex Bregman homered twice, his second a tiebreaking two-run shot in the sixth inning that propelled the injury-weakened Houston Astros to a 9-6 win over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night that gave manager AJ Hinch his 500th career victory. Bregman, who is tied for the American League...
06:51, 2019-05-29

The Latest: Nadal cruises past German qualifier The Latest from the French Open: Rafael Nadal makes light work of qualifier Yannick Hanfmann, winning 6-2, 6-1, 6-3 to advance to the second round        ...
16:51, 2019-05-27

| Thiem battles past American wildcard in Paris Austrian fourth seed and 2018 runner-up Dominic Thiem defeated American wildcard Tommy Paul of the United States to reach the Roland Garros second round....
22:17, 2019-05-27

Raptors rally past Bucks for first Finals appearance TORONTO - The Toronto Raptors made history the hard way Saturday night, reaching the NBA Finals for the first time after rallying past the Milwaukee Bucks 100-94 in Game 6....
12:51, 2019-05-26

Raptors roll past Warriors in Game 1 of NBA Finals TORONTO — No Kevin Durant. Problem. The Warriors’ air of invincibility got crushed in Canada in the first-ever NBA Finals game north of the border, as the Raptors gritted their way behind Pascal Siakam to a commanding 118-109 Game 1 victory Thursday night at rocking Scotiabank Arena. Golden State’s ...
08:34, 2019-05-31

Piscotty leads resourceful Athletics past Angels, 7-4 Stephen Piscotty homered and Mike Fiers pitched six solid innings in the Oakland Athletics' 7-4 win over the Los Angeles Angels.        ...
09:34, 2019-06-07

UK Conservative leadership contenders acknowledge past sins Environment Secretary Michael Gove has admitted using cocaine on “several occasions” two decades ago, as Conservative Party leadership hopefuls rush to admit past sins and avoid any surprises during what is expected to be a heated contest...
14:51, 2019-06-08

Soccer: Hegerberg-less Norway canter past Nigeria Ada Hegerberg was not needed as Norway kicked off their women's World Cup Group A campaign with a comprehensive 3-0 victory over Nigeria on Saturday....
01:00, 2019-06-09

Caratini helps rally Cubs past Cardinals 9-4 Pinch-hitter Victor Caratini hit a tiebreaking bases-loaded double in Chicago's four-run sixth inning and the Cubs rallied to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 9-4       ...
07:17, 2019-06-09

Mendoza lifts Florida St. past LSU 5-4 in 12th for CWS berth Drew Mendoza's two-out, run-scoring hit in the bottom of the 12th inning lifted Florida State to a 5-4 victory over LSU that sent the Seminoles to the College World Series on Sunday night       ...
07:34, 2019-06-10

No Houthi military in three key Yemen ports for past month: U.N. A U.N. mission monitoring a peace deal between warring parties in Yemen's Hodeidah region said on Wednesday it had not detected any Houthi military forces in three key ports since the group withdrew a month ago....
23:34, 2019-06-12

MLB roundup: Brewers power past Astros in 14th Mike Moustakas slugged the Brewers' fourth home run of the night with one out in the 14th inning, a two-run shot that led Milwaukee to a 6-3 win over the host Houston Astros on Wednesday....
16:34, 2019-06-13

Beto O'Rourke: Joe Biden would be return to the past, 'we've got to be bolder' 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke said electing Joe Biden would be a "return to the past" Thursday on "Morning Joe," and urged Democrats to leave the Obama era behind. ...
21:34, 2019-06-13

Explainer: How does the situation on the U.S.-Mexico border compare with the past? U.S. President Donald Trump has made immigration a central theme of his administration but has grown increasingly frustrated with the ballooning numbers of mostly Central American families crossing the U.S.-Mexico border and turning themselves in to U.S. authorities....
00:51, 2019-06-07

Factbox: U.S. arms sales to Taiwan in past decade The United States is pursuing the sale of more than $2 billion worth of tanks and other weapons to Taiwan, sources familiar with the situation told Reuters, prompting anger from China....
13:34, 2019-06-06

Núñez hits 3-run shot to send Red Sox past Royals, 8-3 KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Eduardo Núñez belted a pinch-hit, three-run homer to break open a close game in the eighth inning, and the Boston Red Sox went on to beat the Kansas City Royals 8-3 on Tuesday night. Rafael Devers also drove in a pair of runs for the Red Sox, who began a grueling stretch of 1...
06:34, 2019-06-05

Federer battles past Ruud to reach last 16 in historic win "Roger Federer eased past Norway\u0027s Casper Ruud 6-3 6-1 7-6(10-8) on Friday to become the oldest male player to reach the fourth round at the French Open in almost 50 years."...
18:51, 2019-05-31

Williams’ big day powers Auburn past Coastal Carolina 16-7 ATLANTA (AP) — Steven Williams’ three-run homer capped a four-run fourth inning that gave Auburn the lead and the Tigers beat Coastal Carolina 16-7 on Friday in the opening game of the NCAA Atlanta regional. Williams had four hits and drove in five runs for Auburn (34-25). The Tigers will face...
23:17, 2019-05-31

LeMahieu leads Happ, surging Yankees past Red Sox 4-1 NEW YORK (AP) — DJ LeMahieu homered and hit an RBI double off the wall against Chris Sale, sending the surging New York Yankees to a 4-1 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Friday night. Aaron Hicks broke a third-inning tie with a two-run single, and J.A. Happ (5-3) pitched well against Boston again ...
04:34, 2019-06-01

Clemson powers past Illinois 8-4 in NCAA Tournament OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Kyle Wilkie and Grayson Byrd both drove in three runs, Davis Sharpe pitched 6 2/3 innings in relief and Clemson beat Illinois 8-4 on Friday in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament. Clemson (35-24) jumped ahead 4-2 in the third inning and never trailed again. Michael Green an...
04:34, 2019-06-01

When the Names on Campus Buildings Evoke a Racist Past As students demand the renaming of buildings whose names pay tribute to controversial historical figures, universities are at a loss for easy solutions....
11:34, 2019-05-23

Fisher’s homer leads Astros past Athletics 3-2 OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Derek Fisher hit a tiebreaking homer to lead off the eighth inning for his first long ball of the season and the short-handed Houston Astros rallied for a 3-2 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Friday night. The Astros trailed the A’s 2-0 heading into the seventh inni...
08:00, 2019-06-01

Trump: Duchess Meghan’s past comments about him were ‘nasty’ The president's choice of words — on the eve of his state visit to Great Britain — echoed his attacks on his 2016 presidential rival, Hillary Clinton, whom he has called a “nasty woman.”...
02:34, 2019-06-03

UCLA hits 4 HRs, rolls past Oklahoma in Game 1 Rachel Garcia gave up one run in five innings and hit one of UCLA's four home runs in a 16-3 win over Oklahoma in Game 1 of the Women's College World Series championship series....
12:51, 2019-06-04

Bogaerts HR caps comeback as Red Sox rally past Rangers 7-6 Xander Bogaerts hit a solo homer in the seventh inning, Boston's fifth long ball of the game, and the Red Sox rallied from a five-run deficit to beat the Texas Rangers 7-6       ...
06:34, 2019-06-14

Fed officials see past misses as trouble for any new inflation approach The Federal Reserve is discussing whether a better way to get the U.S. economy to hit the central bank's inflation target is to tolerate much higher price increases in some years to counter the weaker ones....
04:00, 2019-05-22

Bell’s splash HR not enough; Rockies cruise past Pirates 9-3 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Josh Bell reached the Allegheny River on the fly for the second time in two weeks, the only notable blemish for the Colorado Rockies in a 9-3 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday night. After Daniel Murphy hit a three-run homer to put Colorado ahead 3-0 in the first inning,...
05:34, 2019-05-23

Curry and Thompson edge Warriors past Rockets "Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson combined for 60 points, and the visiting\r\nGolden State Warriors pulled away late in Game 6 to claim their Western\r\nConference semifinal series with a 118-113 victory over the Houston Rockets on\r\nFriday."...
15:00, 2019-05-21

NBA roundup: Pacers muscle past 76ers for big road win "Thaddeus Young had 26 points and 10 rebounds to carry the visiting Indiana\r\nPacers past the Philadelphia 76ers 113-101 on Friday for their sixth straight\r\nwin."...
15:00, 2019-05-21

NC State rallies past Wake Forest 6-5 in ACC tournament Terrell Tatum's two-run infield single keyed North Carolina State's four-run ninth inning that rallied the Wolfpack past Wake Forest 6-5 in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament        ...
08:17, 2019-05-24

Alarm as ice loss from Antarctica triples in the past five years The loss of Antarctica’s ice has been accelerating ominously since 2012, and could lead to big rises in sea level if the rate of loss keeps increasing...
18:17, 2019-05-21

Thomas leads Baylor past Oklahoma 8-2 in Big 12 Tournament OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Andy Thomas had two hits and knocked in three runs to help Baylor defeat Oklahoma 8-2 on Wednesday in the Big 12 Tournament opener for both teams. Paul Dickens earned the win for second-seeded Baylor (34-15). He gave up six hits and struck out six in 6 1/3 innings. Tanner Tredaw...
05:34, 2019-05-23

Armstrong on doping past: 'I wouldn't change a thing' Former cycling champion Lance Armstrong has said he "wouldn't change a thing" about the doping that led to him being stripped of his record seven Tour de France titles, according to details of an interview that will air next week on NBCSN....
00:34, 2019-05-24

Bruins rally past Blues in Stanley Cup Final opener The Boston Bruins overcame a sluggish start and erased a two-goal deficit to beat the St. Louis Blues 4-2 and draw first blood in the National Hockey League's Stanley Cup Final on Monday....
10:34, 2019-05-28

Liverpool drew on ‘heartache’ of past failures to triumph, says Sturridge • Lessons learned from European final defeats, explains Sturridge• Striker reveals players’ meeting before Champions League finalDaniel Sturridge has described how the “heartache” of past European final defeats proved an invaluable lesson for Liverpool’s Champions League triumph in Madrid.The Liverp...
16:34, 2019-06-03

Euro 2020 qualifying: Germany smash eight past Estonia Germany maintained their perfect record in European Championship qualifying, but didn't take top spot because Northern Ireland also retained their perfect record. Ilkay Gündogan and Marco Reus impressed....
03:17, 2019-06-12

Tsonga rallies past qualifier to reach quarterfinals in Lyon Former champion Jo-Wilfried Tsonga rallied past Canadian qualifier Steven Diez to reach the quarterfinals and extend his perfect record at the Lyon Open on Wednesday        ...
03:51, 2019-05-23

Albert powers FSU past LSU 6-4 to open NCAA super regional BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Reese Albert hit a three-run, game-tying homer in the seventh and added a solo shot in the ninth, and Florida State opened the NCAA’s Baton Rouge super regional with a 6-4 victory over LSU on Saturday. J.C. Flowers, who started the game in center field, went to the moun...
02:34, 2019-06-09

Doyle’s double lifts Hornets past UC Santa Barbara, 6-4 STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Trevor Doyle had two hits, including a go-ahead two-run double in the eighth inning, and Sacramento State avoided elimination with a 6-4 victory over UC Santa Barbara at the Stanford Regional on Saturday. Hornets’ leadoff hitter Bronson Grubbs singled in his first three...
03:01, 2019-06-02

Woley, Julien rally Auburn past North Carolina 11-7 CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Rankin Woley had a 3-run double in the eighth inning, Edouard Julien a 3-run homer in the ninth and Auburn scored nine runs in the last two innings on Saturday to rally for an 11-7 win over North Carolina in the first game of the Chapel Hill super regional. Tar Heels’ ...
02:34, 2019-06-09

Walker pitches Illinois State past Louisville 4-2 in NCAA LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Jeremy Gaines’ two-run double capped a three-run sixth inning, Matt Walker threw a complete-game six-hitter and Illinois State upset top-seeded Louisville 4-2 on Saturday in a winner’s bracket game of the NCAA Tournament. Hitless for three innings against the natio...
03:01, 2019-06-02

Carlos Correa’s clutch hit in ninth propels Astros past Red Sox HOUSTON — Carlos Correa hit an RBI single in the ninth inning to give the Houston Astros a 4-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night. After Boston tied it in the top of the inning, Aledmys Diaz led off the bottom with a double to left off Matt Barnes (2-1). Following walks......
09:51, 2019-05-26

Humans and volcanoes caused nearly all of global heating in past 140 years New study confirms natural cycles play little role in global temperature trends and tackles discrepancies in previous modelsEmissions from fossil fuels and volcanoes can explain nearly all of the changes in Earth’s surface temperatures over the past 140 years, a new study has found.The research refu...
14:17, 2019-05-30

'Spectres of the past': Angela Merkel sounds alarm over antisemitism Germany has responsibility to tackle antisemitism and far-right politics, says chancellorAngela Merkel has said antisemitism is a problem in Germany and the country has a historical responsibility to face up to the growing threat of far-right populism both at home and abroad.Speaking after European ...
20:17, 2019-05-28

Oriente’s 3 RBIs lift Louisville past Illinois-Chicago 5-3 LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Danny Oriente had three RBI with a two-run homer in the third inning and a run-scoring sacrifice fly that helped top-seeded Louisville beat Illinois-Chicago 5-3 on Friday night in the first round of the NCAA tournament Louisville regional. The No. 4 Flames (29-22) homered in t...
04:34, 2019-06-01

Garcia leads UCLA past Arizona, into WCWS semifinals OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Rachel Garcia avenged her only loss of the season and helped UCLA beat Pac-12 rival Arizona 6-2 in the Women’s College World Series on Friday night. The Bruins (53-6) advanced to the semifinals Sunday. They need one more win to reach the championship series. Garcia was 20-...
04:34, 2019-06-01

Conforto’s grand slam sends Mets past Dodgers 7-3 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael Conforto’s first career grand slam snapped a seventh-inning tie and the New York Mets beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 7-3 Tuesday night. Conforto struck out twice but his five RBIs helped the Mets end a six-game road skid. The Dodgers’ bullpen imploded in the seve...
10:17, 2019-05-29

Carpenter’s single in the 10th lifts Cardinals past Cubs 2-1 ST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Carpenter hit a game-ending single against an unusual defensive alignment in the 10th inning, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 2-1 on Friday night. The Cardinals won back-to-back games for the first time since April 30-May 1 and avoided the worst winning percen...
06:17, 2019-06-01

Airless tires from GM and Michelin could make flats a thing of the past GM and Michelin are working on a prototype tire design they unveiled this week which will start being tested on Chevy Bolts later this year — and, more importantly, is intended to eliminate the prospect of blowouts and flat tires once it’s put into use on production cars. The design was ...
01:17, 2019-06-06

Powerful Rockies rally past Cubs, 9th straight win at home DENVER (AP) — Ryan McMahon had a go-ahead RBI single in the eighth inning, and the Colorado Rockies rallied to beat the Chicago Cubs 6-5 on Monday night. Ian Desmond hit a 486-foot homer, and Nolan Arenado and Charlie Blackmon also went deep for the Rockies, who trailed 4-0 early but still won their...
07:01, 2019-06-11

F1 greats past and present attend Niki Lauda's funeral The funeral of Formula One legend Niki Lauda took place in Vienna on Wednesday, where some of the sport's most recognizable faces were in attendance....
16:17, 2019-05-29

Flooding in Arkansas, Oklahoma pushes river past its banks After days of storms in the midwest, the Arkansas River reached 45.86 feet, just under the 1943 record of 48.3 feet.        ...
22:00, 2019-05-27

Fisher's homer leads Astros past Athletics 3-2 Derek Fisher hit a tiebreaking homer to lead off the eighth inning for his first long ball of the season and the short-handed Houston Astros rallied for a 3-2 victory over the Oakland Athletics        ...
07:34, 2019-06-01

| Nishikori battles past Paire to set-up Nadal clash in Paris Kei Nishikori came back from 1-4 and 3-5 down in the final set to beat Benoit Paire and will now face Rafael Nadal in the quarter-finals at Roland Garros....
19:34, 2019-06-03

Ruthless USA break World Cup record as they hit 13 past hapless Thailand It was clear what kind of match this would be a few seconds before the whistle blew. The US put seven attacking players on the halfway line while just three defenders hung back with the goalkeeper. Once the game started, those seven US players sprinted past the Thailand midfield toward the goal. The...
23:51, 2019-06-11

Google Stadia in 4K might push you past your home-Internet data cap Enlarge / A Google Stadia controller and a Google Chromecast Ultra. (credit: Google) Google Stadia will bring 4K game streaming to customers in November, but the new service could be costly for users who face home-Internet data caps and want to play games at the highest possible settings. Google s...
17:51, 2019-06-12

Belt’s 4 RBIs, Posey HR carry Giants past Orioles 8-2 BALTIMORE (AP) — Brandon Belt drove in four runs, Buster Posey homered and the San Francisco Giants used a rare offensive outburst to breeze past the Baltimore Orioles 8-2 on Saturday. San Francisco built a 7-1 lead in the fifth inning and cruised to only its second win in 10 games. The Giants came ...
03:01, 2019-06-02

Locastro’s hit in 11th inning sends Arizona past Mets 6-5 PHOENIX (AP) — Tim Locastro drove in the tie-breaking run with one out in the 11th inning, giving the Arizona Diamondbacks a 6-5 win over the New York Mets on Saturday night. Kevin Cron, called up from Triple-A Reno before the game, doubled off Mets reliever Tyler Bashlor (0-3) to start the bottom o...
08:51, 2019-06-02

Two transgender women have been killed and a third stabbed in the past seven months in Dallas Dallas police are investigating whether the killing of two transgender woman and the assault of third over the past seven months are related, authorities said Tuesday....
04:00, 2019-05-22

Mulipola’s 2-run homer leads Arizona past Washingon in WCWS OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Dejah Mulipola’s two-run homer to center field in the top of the eighth inning powered Arizona to a 3-1 win over Washington on Thursday in the opening game of the Women’s College World Series. Mulipola’s 23rd homer of the season helped the Wildcats (48-12) beat...
04:34, 2019-05-31

Lance Armstrong on doping past: 'I wouldn't change a thing' "Former cycling champion Lance Armstrong has said he \"wouldn\u0027t change a thing\" about the doping that led to him being stripped of his record seven Tour de France titles, according to details of an interview that will air next week on NBCSN."...
00:51, 2019-05-24

Smith’s 3-hitter carries Louisville past Illinois State 11-2 LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Luke Smith allowed three hits in 8 1/3 innings and Jake Snider had three RBI with a homer as top-seeded Louisville routed Illinois State 11-2 on Sunday night in an elimination game of the NCAA tournament. Hours after knocking out second-seeded rival Indiana 9-7 to stay alive, ...
05:17, 2019-06-03

MLB roundup: Story walk-off leads Rockies past Orioles Trevor Story hit two home runs, including a two-run, walk-off homer in the ninth inning, and the Colorado Rockies rallied to beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-6 on Friday night in Denver....
14:51, 2019-05-25

Rosario, homer-happy Twins romp past White Sox 11-4 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Eddie Rosario went 4 for 5 with three RBIs and one of Minnesota’s three home runs in another power-packed romp by the major league-leading Twins, who beat the Chicago White Sox 11-4 on Friday night for their ninth win in their last 10 games. Max Kepler was 3 for 4 with four ...
10:34, 2019-05-25

Our glorious past is what we remember. The brutality behind it we’ve forgotten | Gary Younge When we choose we can relive 1066, yet we have wilful amnesia about the shameful events of our recent historyImmediately after the second world war, German people were required to watch documentaries about the horrors of the concentration camps before they could get their ration cards. But the fact ...
14:34, 2019-05-31

Wawrinka battles past Tsitsipas, Federer and Nadal dazzle Stan Wawrinka rolled back the years to stop Stefanos Tsitsipas in his tracks in the match of the tournament on Sunday to set up a French Open quarter-final against fellow Swiss Roger Federer....
01:34, 2019-06-03

Todd Frazier, Mets power their way past Giants to second straight win Todd Frazier dug into his bag Thursday and pulled out an 8-iron that delivered the perfect approach shot – make that go-ahead home run. The veteran third baseman hit a fly ball against Mark Melancon in the eighth inning that just kept going, igniting a four-run inning that sent the Mets to a second ...
00:00, 2019-06-07

President Trump Said He Would Take Foreign Campaign Help. Here’s What Past Candidates Did in That Situation This week, President Donald Trump once again found himself defending his stance on accepting campaign help from a foreign government. The latest round of debate on the issue began Wednesday, when Trump said in an interview with George Stephanopoulos that he thinks there’s “nothing wrong ...
01:51, 2019-06-15

Suárez hits 2-run homer in 9th, Reds rally past Cubs 6-5 CHICAGO (AP) — Eugenio Suárez hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning off Cubs reliever Steve Cishek, rallying the Cincinnati Reds over Chicago 6-5 on Friday. Joey Votto drew a leadoff walk from Cishek (1-2) and Suarez hit the next pitch for his 14th home run. Yasiel Puig hit a two-run homer and an ...
00:51, 2019-05-25

Duking it Out: Past Duke teammates Boutier, Liu tied at Open Good friends and ex-Duke championship teammates Celine Boutier of France and Yu Liu of China are tied for the top after three rounds of the U.S. Women's Open        ...
17:51, 2019-06-02

Mezquida scores late to lift Rapids past Crew, 3-2 COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Nicolás Mezquida scored in the 89th minute to give the Colorado Rapids a 3-2 victory over the Columbus Crew on Saturday night. Mezquida corralled the Crew’s attempted clearance of Jack Price’s corner near the right side of the penalty arc and punched a right-f...
05:34, 2019-05-26

Picture exclusive: West Ham strengthen ties to past with kit launch West Ham may have left their Upton Park roots when they moved to the London Stadium, but the Hammers are strengthening their connection to the past with their kit for the new season....
14:34, 2019-05-30

Gary Sanchez’s clutch homer propels Yankees past Red Sox The Yankees started the season with the goal of winning the division — and that meant getting by the Red Sox. Just over two months in and the Yankees are delivering. Thanks to a go-ahead homer by Gary Sanchez and another outstanding performance from the bullpen, the Yankees held off the Red Sox agai...
06:34, 2019-06-02

Southern Miss powers past Arizona State, 15-3, in NCAAs BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Storme Cooper and Matt Wallner each homered during a 12-run fifth inning, and Southern Mississippi racked up 17 hits in a 15-3 victory over Arizona State on Friday in the opening game of the NCAA Baton Rouge regional. Danny Lynch was 3-for-5 with a home run, double and four r...
00:17, 2019-06-01

Alyssa Thomas leads Sun past Mystics in a WNBA opener UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Alyssa Thomas scored 23 points, Jonquel Jones had 10 points and 14 rebounds and the Connecticut Sun beat the short-handed Washington Mystics 84-69 on Saturday night in the WNBA season-opener for both teams. Washington was missing Elena Delle Donne, who sat out the opener wit...
05:17, 2019-05-26

Arkansas rolls past Central Connecticut 11-5 in NCAA opener FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Trevor Ezell and Heston Kjerstad each homered along with another run-scoring hit and Arkansas rolled to an 11-5 victory over Central Connecticut State in the opener of an NCAA regional Friday. Ezell’s two-run homer capped the scoring for the top-seeded Razorbacks (42-...
00:17, 2019-06-01

Jennifer Lopez Dishes on How Her Wedding to Alex Rodriguez Will Be Different Than Her Past 3 Jennifer Lopez wants a religious wedding when she marries Alex Rodriguez, in what will mark her fourth walk down the aisle. The 49-year-old pop singer and actress made her comments in a......
23:17, 2019-06-14

Michael Conforto’s grand slam propels Mets past Dodgers LOS ANGELES — Michael Conforto’s month has included a concussion and ricocheted ball off the fence that nailed him in the crotch earlier this week. So if the Mets outfielder was going to soon experience another first in his major league career, maybe something positive was in order. Tuesday night he...
14:51, 2019-05-29

Mexico cannot move forward ‘without addressing the shadows of the past’, says UN rights chief Concluding “five intense, interesting and rewarding working days” in Mexico, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights said on Wednesday that the country was going through a “crucial” period where it needed to reckon with “the shadows of the past”, before it can move forward....
17:51, 2019-05-21

Yelich hits 23rd homer as Brewers power past Marlins 5-1 MILWAUKEE (AP) — Christian Yelich hit his major league-leading 23rd home run and Mike Moustakas added two homers to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to a 5-1 win over the Miami Marlins on Thursday. The Brewers salvaged the final game of the three-game series after getting outscored a combined 24-3 in the ...
02:34, 2019-06-07

Conforto's grand slam sends Mets past Dodgers 7-3 Michael Conforto's first career grand slam snapped a seventh-inning tie and the New York Mets beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 7-3        ...
09:17, 2019-05-29

France opens Women’s World Cup by romping past South Korea The French, with President Emmanuel Macron in attendance, demonstrated their capacity and ambition with a 4-0 victory over South Korea to open the sport's signature event....
23:51, 2019-06-07

Michael Gove, a Contender to Succeed Theresa May, Admits to Past Drug Use Mr. Gove said that he had taken illegal drugs “on several occasions at social events more than 20 years ago.” He said it should not disqualify him in the leadership race....
15:34, 2019-06-08

Gallo’s 1st career grand slam leads Rangers past Royals 6-2 ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Joey Gallo’s first career grand slam capped a six-run, sixth inning outburst as the Texas Rangers rallied past the Kansas City Royals 6-2 Friday night. Gallo’s home run, his team leading 16th of the season, sailed 457 feet and landed in the second seating area bey...
06:17, 2019-06-01

For Renault and FCA, Past Auto Deals Hold Clues to Happier Future As the leaders of Renault and Fiat Chrysler discuss their plans for creating a new car behemoth, they may want to study the industry’s previous deals to discover why big auto mergers often fail....
13:51, 2019-05-30

Novak Djokovic cruises past Henri Laaksonen in French Open Novak Djokovic wasted little time beating Henri Laaksonen 6-1 6-4 6-3 on Thursday to breeze into the third round of the French Open and stay on course to hold all four Grand Slam titles....
21:34, 2019-05-30

In "Death Moves Pretty Fast,” the past is the secret of iZombie's success While it doesn’t quite reach the dance-centric highs of “Five, Six, Seven, Ate,” “Death Moves Pretty Fast” is easily the best (and most cogent) episode of iZombie’s final season so far. There are still imperfections and bits of confusion, but the lows of this episode are nothing in comparison to pre...
23:51, 2019-05-31

2019 Preview: Teeth will reveal our species’ deep evolutionary past We will start to learn what a host of ancient animal and early human remains really are, thanks to new techniques for analysing tiny fragments of fossil remains...
18:51, 2019-05-21

Muguruza powers past Svitolina into French Open 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 to reach the fourth round on Friday."...
21:34, 2019-05-31

Dos Santos early goal lifts Galaxy past Orlando City 1-0 ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Jonathan dos Santos scored in the 19th minute, David Bingham made six saves for his fourth shutout and the Los Angeles Galaxy beat Orlando City 1-0 on Friday night to end a four-game losing streak. The Galaxy (8-5-1) played their second game without Zlatan Ibrahimovic, the star ...
04:34, 2019-05-25

Holt leads Texas Tech past Kansas in Big 12 elimination game OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Gabe Holt’s two-run homer in the seventh inning helped Texas Tech defeat Kansas 7-5 in a Big 12 Tournament elimination game on Friday. The top-seeded Red Raiders (38-16) will need to beat No. 4 seed West Virginia twice on Saturday to reach the championship game on Sunday. ...
02:00, 2019-05-25

Means leads Orioles past Blue Jays 4-2 in series opener BALTIMORE (AP) — Rookie John Means tied a season-high with seven strikeouts and the Baltimore Orioles took the series opener from the Toronto Blue Jays 4-2 on Tuesday night. Means (6-4) allowed one run on four hits with three walks over five innings and lowered his ERA to 2.60. Baltimore reliever Sh...
06:34, 2019-06-12

Calhoun rallies Angels past Rangers 3-2 to snap 5-game skid ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Kole Calhoun drove in the tying run in the ninth inning with an RBI double and then score the winner on pinch-hitter Jared Walsh’s single to left field as the Los Angeles Angels rallied for a 3-2 win over the Texas Rangers on Saturday night. Rangers left fielder Hunter P...
09:17, 2019-05-26

The 100's Clarke Explores (Drawings of) Her Past in Creepy, Emotional Sneak Peek So either Clarke's not dead, or the afterlife is a room filled with emotional graffiti. At the very end of this week's episode of The 100, Josephine (Eliza Taylor) went to sleep......
23:17, 2019-06-14

Fouts’ 3-hitter lifts Alabama past Arizona, into WCWS semis OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Montana Fouts pitched a complete-game shutout, and Alabama defeated Arizona 2-0 in a Women’s College World Series elimination game on Saturday night. Fouts, a freshman, gave up three hits and struck out nine. Bailey Hemphill doubled to knock in the game’s only two ru...
08:51, 2019-06-02

Trusty scores late goal, lifts Union past Minnesota 3-2 ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Auston Trusty scored in 86th minute and the Philadelphia Union moved to the top of the Eastern Conference with a 3-2 victory over Minnesota United on Sunday. Trusty beat defender Brent Kallman to Ilsinho’s volley, made a deft stop and then beat goalkeeper Vito Mannone to...
05:17, 2019-06-03

Katarina Johnson-Thompson storms past heptathlon field on Götzis day one • Johnson-Thompson 4,034pts, Williams 3,857, Bougard 3,809• Brilliant 1.95m high jump establishes thumping leadAfter the confession, the procession. On the eve of the prestigious Hypo-Meeting here, Katarina Johnson-Thompson revealed that she suffered from impostor syndrome and hated being the centre...
22:17, 2019-05-25

Moving past tragedy, family celebrates two dads on Father's Day Keeping their dad's memory alive, the Pieniazek kids will celebrate two men Sunday for Father's Day.        ...
20:17, 2019-06-15

Grampian Transport Museum: exploring the hidden past of the Scottish electric car Features 15 Jun, 2019 We visit the Grampian Transport Museum to see how it is celebrating the unsung history of the Scottish electric car...
20:51, 2019-06-15

McCann’s bases-loaded walk lifts Braves past Cardinals in 10 ST. LOUIS (AP) — Brian McCann drew a bases-loaded walk in the 10th inning and the Atlanta Braves rallied for a 4-3 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday night. Atlanta, which scored three runs in the ninth to tie it, has won 12 of 16 and captured its fifth successive series by winning two of th...
06:17, 2019-05-27

The Cool Kaiju Easter Egg Godzilla: King of the Monsters Just Flies Right Past Godzilla: King of the Monsters does a lot of things—the vast majority of them delectably silly—in order to rapidly veer its dumb-as-rocks human heroes from Monster Fight A to Monster Fight B. But at one point, the movie was barreling along so fast, it dropped a very sneaky, very cool throwback I was...
23:17, 2019-06-03

Arcs of future past: 14 classic X-Men stories that would make good X-Men movies The future is uncertain for the X-Men, at least on the big screen. If estimates are to be believed, Dark Phoenix opened softer this weekend than any previous entry in the two-decade-old movie series, which began with X-Men in the summer of 2000 and may very well end here, depending on if that New Mu...
14:17, 2019-06-10

Alonso hits 16th homer, Mets rally past Nationals 6-5 Pete Alonso hit a long tying home run in the eighth inning, Amed Rosario had a winning infield single with two outs in the ninth and the New York Mets rallied from deficits three times to beat the Washington Nationals 6-5        ...
07:00, 2019-05-22

Investors shun equities, pile into bonds in past week: BAML Investors are neither extremely bullish nor bearish, according to Bank of America Merrill Lynch's gauge of market sentiment, as they weigh the impact of trade tensions between the United States and......
15:01, 2019-05-21

Astronomers captured an image of a double asteroid as it sped past Earth Astronomers eager to observe bizarre visitors to our neck of the Solar System were in for a real treat late last month as the rare double asteroid 1999 KW4 made a “close” pass of Earth at a distance of some 3.2 million miles. It was far enough away that the space rock didn’t have a...
03:17, 2019-06-05

Locastro's hit in 11th inning sends Arizona past Mets 6-5 Tim Locastro drove in the tie-breaking run with one out in the 11th inning, giving the Arizona Diamondbacks a 6-5 win over the New York Mets on Saturday night.        ...
09:00, 2019-06-02

Pochettino: I want to lead Spurs to another final "Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino appeared confident he would stay on as manager after his side lost to Liverpool in the Champions League final."...
00:51, 2019-06-02

How HPV and a taboo sex act can lead to anal cancer Actress Marcia Cross (“Desperate Housewives”) and her doctors revealed Wednesday that they believe her battle with anal cancer was caused by the same human papillomavirus (HPV) that lead to her husband Tom Mahoney’s throat cancer. HPV is the most common sexually transmitted disease, infe...
00:00, 2019-06-08

The Latest: Raptors take 2-1 series lead with 123-109 win OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest from Wednesday’s Game 3 of the NBA Finals (all times local): 8:40 p.m. Toronto fended off a playoff-career-high 47 points from Stephen Curry, and beat the Golden State Warriors 123-109 on Wednesday night to take a 2-1 lead in the NBA Finals. Kawhi Leonard scor...
08:51, 2019-06-06

ECB Raises Prospect of Rate Cut, Follows Fed Lead The European Central Bank left interest rates unchanged but several officials raised the prospect of rate reductions, amplifying a global trend toward easier monetary policy to combat weaker growth....
17:17, 2019-06-06

Germany looks to 'lead' US-Iran talks European powers hope to broker a new round of negotiations between the United States and Iran in a bid to prevent the collapse of the 2015 nuclear deal, Germany’s top diplomat said Saturday....
02:34, 2019-06-09

Ogwumike sisters lead Sparks to 77-70 win over Sun Chiney Ogwumike scored 20 points on 7-for-11 shooting and her sister Nneka Ogwumike had 19 points and 15 rebounds to help the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Connecticut Sun 77-70        ...
10:01, 2019-06-01

Cris Tales is JRPG-inspired game where you can see the past, present, and future simultaneously. Cris Tales is JRPG-inspired game where you can see the past, present, and future simultaneously. The full game is coming in 2020, but there’s a demo on Steam....
23:01, 2019-06-10

Johanna Konta gets past Lauren Davis after seesaw French Open battle • British No 1 wins 6-3, 1-6, 6-3• Konta will face Slovak Viktoria Kuzmova nextJohanna Konta soared, dipped and soared again to defeat Lauren Davis in three sets on her way to reaching the third round of the French Open, where she might have expected to meet the world No 4, Kiki Bertens, for the sec...
03:00, 2019-05-30

CNN's Brian Stelter defends Avenatti coverage, his past praise as a 2020 'contender' CNN's chief media correspondent and "Reliable Sources" anchor Brian Stelter defended the overwhelming coverage disgraced anti-Trump attorney Michael Avenatti received when making his debut as the legal representation of porn star Stormy Daniels. ...
01:17, 2019-05-25

Berrettini eases past Struff in Stuttgart, to face Auger-Aliassime in final Italian Matteo Berrettini reached his first grasscourt final with a 6-4 7-5 victory over home favorite Jan-Lennard Struff at the Stuttgart Open on Saturday....
21:17, 2019-06-15

Jason Vargas’ complete-game shutout propels Mets past Giants Mickey Callaway filled out the lineup card. The Mets made sure his imprint on the game ended there. Carrying a three-game losing streak built upon a pair of regretful decisions to remove Jacob deGrom and Noah Syndergaard prematurely from their respective outings, the Mets made life stress free for t...
11:51, 2019-06-06

Savarino’s stoppage goal lifts Real Salt Lake past Atlanta SANDY, Utah (AP) — Jefferson Savarino’s long-range blast late in stoppage time gave Real Salt Lake a 2-1 victory over Atlanta United on Friday night. Savarino shook free and sent a high, hard shot from outside the box to the far side for his second goal of the season. Sebastian Saucedo opened ...
05:34, 2019-05-25

Novak Djokovic sails past Zverev into semi-final with Dominic Thiem • World No 1 defeats German No 5 seed 7-5, 6-2, 6-2• Thiem makes short work of Karen Khachanov 6-2, 6-4, 6-2Novak Djokovic reached the last of his nine French Open semi-finals in 2016 but the world No 1 could hardly have announced his return to the concluding weekend of the tournament more emphatica...
02:34, 2019-06-07

2019 World Series of Poker preview: Past highlights, new events, storylines to know The 2019 World Series of Poker hits its 50th year with the start of play on Wednesday. Here are the moments that have defined the WSOP, as well as a comprehensive preview of this year's event....
17:34, 2019-05-28

Buttigieg brother-in-law rips candidate, accuses campaign of misrepresenting family's past Democratic 2020 presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg’s brother-in-law is accusing the campaign of misrepresenting his family’s past for political gain -- something that he says has led to death threats against him....
18:00, 2019-05-30

Gallo's 1st career grand slam leads Rangers past Royals 6-2 Joey Gallo's first career grand slam capped a six-run, sixth inning as the Texas Rangers rallied past the Kansas City Royals 6-2 Friday night        ...
06:00, 2019-06-01

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20:01, 2019-06-14

U.S. antitrust chief says past enforcement could presage new probe of current digital giants The top U.S. antitrust enforcer said on Tuesday that studying enforcement actions against Standard Oil and AT&T decades ago can help lay the groundwork for looking at possible anti-competitive behavior at today's tech giants such as Alphabet's Google and Facebook....
02:00, 2019-06-12

Raptors beat Warriors 123-109, take lead in NBA Finals Kawhi Leonard, Danny Green and Kyle Lowry kept finding answers for every big shot by Stephen Curry and the beat-up Warriors, and the Toronto Raptors grabbed a pivotal road win in the NBA Finals by beating Golden State 123-109 on Wednesday night for a 2-1 series lead....
08:34, 2019-06-06

Netflix's Serious Men Casts Nawazuddin Siddiqui in the Lead Nawazuddin Siddiqui has been cast in the lead of Serious Men, the upcoming Indian film from Netflix being directed by Sudhir Mishra and based on Manu Joseph's award-winning book....
10:34, 2019-06-03

Marquez extends championship lead with French GP win "Honda\u0027s world champion Marc Marquez won the French Grand Prix at Le Mans on Sunday for his third victory in the last four races to extend his lead at the top of the MotoGP standings."...
21:34, 2019-05-21

Cycling: Polanc takes overall Giro lead Slovenian Jan Polanc seized the leader's pink jersey at the Giro d'Italia on Thursday as Cesare Benedetti claimed victory on the first mountainous stage on this year's route....
19:17, 2019-05-23

Laura Ingraham: The UK needs to follow Trump's lead Could the UK benefit from following the lead of President Trump? Fox News' Laura Ingraham thinks they could and said that Trump's visit across the pond could enlighten people to see that what is 'making America great again' could get the United Kingdom on the same path....
09:34, 2019-06-04

Kaymer builds 2-shot lead at Memorial DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Martin Kaymer didn’t look the part of someone who hasn’t won in five years. He was bogey-free Saturday in the Memorial for a 6-under 66 that gave him a two-shot lead over Adam Scott going into the final round. Scott also had a 66, finishing with a shot into 3 feet on ...
03:01, 2019-06-02

Kiermaier, Garcia lead Rays to 8-1 win over Dodgers ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Avisail Garcia and Kevin Kiermaier each hit a three-run homer in the seventh inning to power the Tampa Bay Rays past the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-1 on Wednesday night. Kiermaier also made a rocket throw from center field to cut down Cody Bellinger at home plate, keeping the ...
05:34, 2019-05-23

| Barker takes round one lead at Sun City Kyle Barker carded a near-perfect six-under-par 66 to take to the summit of the leaderboard after the opening round of this year’s Sun City Challenge....
00:51, 2019-06-06

Kreidler homers twice to lead UCLA to 11-6 win over Baylor LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ryan Kreidler drove in three runs and hit one of UCLA’s four home runs as the Bruins eliminated Baylor 11-6 on Sunday in an elimination game at the Los Angeles Regional. Kreidler’s two-run homer in the sixth gave UCLA a three-run lead, which it was able to expand. Jake...
05:17, 2019-06-03

Out of turmoil, Infantino set to lead FIFA into calmer era After years of turmoil for FIFA, Gianni Infantino this week will get a fresh four-year presidential term to lead world soccer in relative calm        ...
20:51, 2019-06-03

FCA talks with Renault could lead to merger, reports say Talks between Fiat Chrysler and Renault have accelerated in recent days as negotiators found a way to structure a deal, people familiar with the talks told Bloomberg. Renault’s board is scheduled to meet early Monday....
22:34, 2019-05-26

Alabama’s extreme new law could lead to an end of US abortion rights A wave of extreme abortion laws in the US has started a fight that could end with federal courts overturning abortion protections in place for nearly 50 years...
16:17, 2019-05-21

The one key that could lead us to another Nadal-Djokovic final in Paris You can't win a Grand Slam title in the first week, but you can certainly lose it. Which is why Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal will be focused on one thing early on at the French Open: conserving energy....
14:17, 2019-05-29

Gatland ‘honoured’ after becoming only second man to lead Lions for third time • Gatland appointed coach for 2021 tour of South Africa• ‘I’m delighted to begin full-time in August 2020’Warren Gatland has been appointed head coach of the British & Irish Lions for the 2021 tour of South Africa. Gatland becomes only the second man after Ian McGeehan to lead the Lions for a third ...
15:17, 2019-06-12

The Latest: Warriors trying to hang on, lead entering 4th TORONTO (AP) — The Latest from Monday night’s Game 5 of the NBA Finals (all times local): 11:05 p.m. Stephen Curry is up to 26 points, Klay Thompson has 20 and the Golden State Warriors lead the Toronto Raptors 84-78 going into the fourth quarter of Game 5 of the NBA Finals. The Raptors are tr...
05:17, 2019-06-11

Giannis, Harden lead All-NBA; LeBron 3rd team LeBron James' 11-year run on the All-NBA first team ended, as he was named to the third team. Giannis and James Harden were unanimous first-team selections....
23:34, 2019-05-23

Cambage has 15 points, 7 rebounds to lead Las Vegas Liz Cambage had 15 points, seven rebounds and three assists in her first start for Las Vegas and the Aces beat the Atlanta Dream 92-69        ...
04:34, 2019-06-07

Raptors rip Warriors to take commanding 3-1 NBA Finals lead OAKLAND, Calif. — It may now all be up to Kevin Durant and the state of his calf strain to save the Warriors from doom. Before Friday’s Game 4 of the NBA Finals, Steve Kerr was asked about that night being potentially the final Warriors game at Oracle Arena. “The mindset is, let’s make sure......
05:51, 2019-06-08

MPs fear EU settlement scheme will lead to 'new Windrush' MPs have serious concerns about the scheme by which EU citizens must apply to stay in the UK after Brexit, and fear it will lead to a new Windrush scandal....
13:34, 2019-05-30

Lea Schüller: The goals to lead Germany to glory Easygoing and dangerous in front of goal: the young striker is the new hope for Germany ahead of the Women's World Cup in France. Can her goals lead Germany to the title in France this summer?...
11:17, 2019-06-07

Soccer: Sinclair to lead Canada in her fifth World Cup Christine Sinclair was named to her fifth women's World Cup team on Saturday and will lead Canada in France where she will have a chance to also claim the career all-time scoring record on the sport's biggest stage....
23:17, 2019-05-25

Nats blow another lead behind Scherzer, Marlins win 3-2 José Ureña pitched seven solid innings, Washington's bullpen blew another lead behind ace Max Scherzer and the Miami Marlins beat the Nationals 3-2 to avoid a four-game sweep        ...
00:17, 2019-05-28

Rose rides hot putter to U.S. Open lead Justin Rose rode a red-hot putter to an opening round of six-under-par 65 and a one-shot lead at the U.S Open on Thursday while Tiger Woods and two-time defending champion Brooks Koepka turned in scrappy efforts to stay in contention....
08:17, 2019-06-14

The Latest: Siakam stakes Raptors to 88-81 lead after 3rd TORONTO (AP) — The Latest from the NBA Finals and Thursday’s Game 1 between the Golden State Warriors and Toronto Raptors (all times local): 11 p.m. Pascal Siakam has 26 points in 28 minutes, and the Toronto Raptors lead the Golden State Warriors 88-81 after three quarters of Game 1 of the NBA...
05:17, 2019-05-31

38% of flight attendants said in a new survey that they were physically abused by a passenger taking medication during the past year Leonhard Foeger/Reuters Flight attendants reported a significant amount of verbal and physical misconduct during the prior year from passengers who had taken medication in a new study from Direct Line Insurance Group. 38% of respondents said they had been physically abused by a passenger who had ta...
14:51, 2019-05-21

Tennis: Berrettini eases past Struff in Stuttgart, to face Auger-Aliassime in final Italian Matteo Berrettini reached his first grasscourt final with a 6-4 7-5 victory over home favorite Jan-Lennard Struff at the Stuttgart Open on Saturday....
22:17, 2019-06-15

Stanley Cup Final: Carl Gunnarsson lifts Blues past Bruins in overtime of Game 2 Carl Gunnarsson scores his first career playoff goal in overtime as St. Louis Blues beat Boston Bruins 3-2 in Game 2 to tie Stanley Cup Final.        ...
16:51, 2019-05-30

Liverpool and Spurs face off for a priceless route past the velvet rope | Daniel Taylor Two clubs on the verge of Europe’s elite enter a Madrid showdown whose ripple effects could be era-definingOn the streets outside Puerta de Atocha, with the throngs pouring off the trains from Madrid’s main railway station, it was possible to make out a couple of Liverpool fans who had been presumpt...
11:17, 2019-06-01

Robert Prechter's Latest Elliott Wave Theorist: Triangles Past and Present in the Dow Industrials You can recognize the triangle pattern literally at a glance. It unfolds in a very specific part of the larger pattern. See the triangles past and present that Bob Prechter himself sees, in his just-published Elliott Wave Theorist....
14:51, 2019-05-21

Djokovic continues calm French Open progress as Nishikori battles past Paire • Djokovic easily beat Jan-Lennard Struff 6-3, 6-2, 6-2• Nishikori goes into quarter-finals with five-set win over PaireTop seed Novak Djokovic’s untroubled progress continued at the French Open as he chalked up a fourth successive straight-sets victory on Monday, this time outclassing Jan-Lennard S...
16:34, 2019-06-03

Greed, Weather and Inexperience: See How Mount Everest’s Deadly Season Compares to Past Years For most of the year, Mount Everest is left alone to pierce the sky and slice the hurricane-speed winds that whip its summit. But for a few weeks every spring, the winds die down and mountaineers from all corners take a shot at reaching the top of the world. This year, an estimated 891 climbers reac...
10:51, 2019-06-12

Etiquette posters from the past century telling passengers how to behave on the London Underground go on display Etiquette posters from the past century nudging Londoners to keep the city moving - and not annoy other passengers - have gone on display at one of the capital's main railway depots....
13:17, 2019-06-02

Oakland Raiders general manager defends signing Richie Incognito despite controversial past The Oakland Raiders signed offensive lineman Richie Incognito to a one-year deal Tuesday, despite a controversial past that includes a bullying scandal and multiple run-ins with law enforcement....
17:00, 2019-05-29

Drastic deterioration in security across Burkina Faso as 70,000 flee their homes in past two months, UN warns The landlocked West African country of Burkina Faso is facing “unprecedented” displacement, triggered by armed groups and intercommunal clashes, and exacerbated by long-term food insecurity, UN aid officials said on Tuesday....
17:17, 2019-05-21

Pascal Siakam's big night leads Raptors past Warriors in Game 1 of NBA Finals Pascal Siakam scored 32 points to lead the Raptors to a 118-109 win, the Warriors' first Game 1 loss during their streak of five straight NBA Finals.        ...
17:51, 2019-05-31

Civil rights groups snub Barr meeting on police reform, despite past outcry Attorney General Bill Barr got a surprise this week when he hosted a listening session for civil rights groups supposedly concerned about the Justice Department's commitment to police reform. ...
18:34, 2019-06-06

Binnington, Blues beat Bruins 2-1, lead Cup final 3-2 BOSTON (AP) — Jordan Binnington stopped 38 shots, and Ryan O’Reilly and David Perron scored for St. Louis on Thursday night to give the Blues a 2-1 victory over the Boston Bruins and a 3-2 lead in the Stanley Cup Final. The Blues have won two straight since a 7-2 loss at home and return to St....
07:17, 2019-06-07

Piercy takes clubhouse lead as scores go low at U.S. Open Scott Piercy, who just squeezed into the U.S. Open field, carded a four-under 67 to grab the first-round clubhouse lead on Thursday with Pebble Beach headliners Tiger Woods and Brooks Koepka waiting in the wings....
23:00, 2019-06-13

Highlights: Carapaz extends lead in GC after Roglic woes "A crash for Slovenia’s Primoz Roglic on the twisting descent of the Civiglio climb saw Ecuador’s Richard Carapaz extend his lead in the Giro d’Italia."...
01:51, 2019-05-27

Bradley earns first-round lead with 63 at Canadian Open Brooks Koepka endured a frustrating day on the greens, shooting an even-par 70 that left him seven strokes behind first-round leader Keegan Bradley at the Canadian Open in Ontario on Thursday....
05:34, 2019-06-07

Microsoft warns wormable Windows bug could lead to another WannaCry (credit: Pixabay) Microsoft is warning that the Internet could see another exploit with the magnitude of the WannaCry attack that shut down computers all over the world two years ago unless people patch a high-severity vulnerability. The software maker took the unusual step of backporting the just...
14:38, 2019-05-21

Giolito, Jimenez lead White Sox to 10-2 romp over Yankees CHICAGO (AP) — Lucas Giolito pitched into the seventh for his ninth straight win, Eloy Jimenez hit two three-run homers and the Chicago White Sox pounded the New York Yankees 10-2 on Friday night. Giolito (10-1) gave up a solo homer to Luke Voit in the first, then shut down New York to win his eight...
05:51, 2019-06-15

Surprise contender grabs second-round lead at US Open PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — Gary Woodland believes it’s finally his time. This week. This major championship. This U.S. Open. In his first 27 career major championships, Woodland failed to post as much as a top-10 finish. In his past four, he has had two top-10s. On Saturday, entering the third round of ...
09:34, 2019-06-15

Brexit backer vying to lead UK talks getting tough with EU British politician Boris Johnson, current favorite to be U.K.;s next prime minister, has stepped up his talk about getting tough with the European Union on Brexit...
01:00, 2019-06-10

MDS vulnerabilities lead Chrome OS 74 to disable hyper-threading Hyper-Threading, Intel's implementation of symmetric multithreading (SMT) can be exploited using the newly-disclosed MDS vulnerabilities, like Fallout and ZombieLoad....
14:32, 2019-05-21

Gary Woodland surges to 36-hole lead at US Open Gary Woodland posted a bogey-free, 6-under-par 65 in Friday's second round of the U.S. Open at Pebble Beach and will sleep on a two-shot lead.       ...
11:51, 2019-06-15

Tanak strengthens his WRC Rally Italy lead over Sordo Toyota World Rally Championship driver Ott Tanak has pulled clear of Hyundai rival Dani Sordo to lead Rally Italy by 25.9 seconds with four stages remaining on Sunday...
20:51, 2019-06-15

Buemi improves twice to lead Toyota 1-2 in first Le Mans test day The two Toyotas were separated by just under a second at the end of the Le Mans 24 Hours test day after Sebastien Buemi found big improvements in the afternoon...
21:17, 2019-06-02

Former federal prisons executive to lead corrections agency FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A former high-ranking official for the Federal Bureau of Prisons has been selected to serve as interim commissioner for the Kentucky Department of Corrections. State Justice Secretary John Tilley says Kathleen Kenney will join the department. Kenney has more than 25 years of ex...
12:00, 2019-06-03

Binnington, Blues beat Bruins 2-1, lead Stanley Cup 3-2 From last place in the league to the brink of their first Stanley Cup championship, the St. Louis Blues need one more win to complete their improbable journey....
17:51, 2019-06-07

Parris overcomes nerves to lead England to win against Scots Ellen White got England off to a winning start at the Women's World Cup against Scotland on Sunday, curling in a shot to give the 2015 semifinalists a 2-1 victory against the tournament newcomers       ...
22:34, 2019-06-09

Buehler, Muncy lead Dodgers to 1-0 shutout of Giants Walker Buehler and two relievers combined on a five-hitter and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat ace Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants 1-0       ...
02:34, 2019-06-10

Sleeping with a screen on can lead to female obesity: study Turn off the lights on your way out. Sleeping amid the artificial glow of televisions, laptops, smartphones and even lamps may increase the likelihood of female obesity, a new study finds. Published Monday in JAMA Internal Medicine, the research by a team at the National Institutes of Health is the ...
23:00, 2019-06-10

Raptors beat shorthanded Warriors, take 2-1 Finals lead The Toronto Raptors defeated a shorthanded Golden State Warriors squad 123-109 in Oakland on Wednesday to take a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven NBA Finals....
08:34, 2019-06-06

Beyond Meat slides after lead underwriter downgrades stock Shares of Beyond Meat Inc fell as much as 22% on Tuesday after one of the stock's lead underwriters, J.P. Morgan, downgraded it, saying the exponential growth expected from the plant-based burger was now priced in....
18:00, 2019-06-11

Technology stocks lead Wall Street higher Wall Street's main indexes rose on Tuesday, led by technology stocks, on the back of easing trade tensions with Mexico and signs of more fiscal stimulus in China....
18:00, 2019-06-11

Tiger shrugs off injury scare to sit one off the lead at the Masters "Tiger Woods was so determined to claw his way up the Masters leaderboard on Friday that not even a security guard who nearly knocked him over when he crashed into his foot could shake his steely-eyed focus."...
17:34, 2019-05-21

As Gabon's new forests minister, UK conservationist aims to lead by example Gabon hopes to lead by example in stamping out illegal logging of the world's tropical hardwoods, a prominent British conservationist said on Tuesday after being named the central African country's new forests minister....
19:51, 2019-06-11

Raptors hit big shots, beat Warriors for 2-1 NBA Finals lead OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kawhi Leonard, Danny Green and Kyle Lowry kept finding answers for every big shot by Stephen Curry and the beat-up Warriors, and the Toronto Raptors grabbed a pivotal road win in the NBA Finals by beating Golden State 123-109 on Wednesday night for a 2-1 series lead. Curry sco...
08:51, 2019-06-06

McIlroy moves into share of lead at Canadian Open ANCASTER, Ontario (AP) — Rory McIlroy shot a bogey-free 6-under 64 on Saturday to move into a share of the lead after three rounds at the Canadian Open. Seeking his second victory of the season, McIlroy surged into a tie with Webb Simpson (67) and Matt Kuchar (69) at 13-under 197. Adam Hadwin, seeki...
02:34, 2019-06-09

Golf: Rose opens up three-shot lead at U.S. Open Birdies were harder to come by at the U.S. Open on Friday but a rock steady Justin Rose was able to collect two of them to increase his lead to three shots midway through the second round at a chilly Pebble Beach Golf Links....
23:51, 2019-06-14

Yellow brick road: Lib Dem Jo Swinson wants to lead a new movement As her party's popularity soars, the Jo Swinson tells Susannah Butter about unity, introducing proxy voting and why taking her baby into Parliament isn't the naughtiest thing she's ever done...
18:34, 2019-06-07

ABB names ex-GE exec Maryrose Sylvester to lead U.S. business ABB has appointed industrial and software specialist Maryrose Sylvester as the new head of its U.S. business, the Swiss engineering company said on Wednesday, replacing company veteran Greg Scheu, who is due to retire....
11:34, 2019-06-12

Núñez, Martin homer to lead Orioles over Astros 4-1 HOUSTON (AP) — Renato Núñez hit his 16th homer, Richie Martin added a two-run shot in the ninth and the Baltimore Orioles snapped a three-game skid with a 4-1 victory over the Houston Astros on Saturday. Núñez homered in the sixth inning and the Astros tied it in the bottom half on a sacrifice fly, ...
02:34, 2019-06-09

Trio to provisionally lead Germany's Social Democrats Three SPD politicians, including two state premiers, are set to provisionally lead the party after Andrea Nahles announced her resignation. When the party will elect a new leader will be determined later this month....
13:34, 2019-06-03

Broadhurst, Toledo vault to Senior PGA Championship lead PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — Defending champion Paul Broadhurst and Esteban Toledo shared the lead Friday two rounds into the Senior PGA Championship. Another day of unsettled weather led to a shuffle of the leaderboard with Broadhurst and Toledo vaulting 15 players. Both shot 3-under 67 to reach 3-under ...
02:00, 2019-05-25

Na overcomes double-bogey to lead, Spieth two back Kevin Na rebounded from a double-bogey on the back nine to grab a two-stroke lead after three rounds of the PGA Tour's Charles Schwab Challenge on Saturday, while Jordan Spieth's deft touch on the greens saw him move into a tie for second....
02:17, 2019-05-26

Profar, Phegley homer to lead A’s to 10th straight win OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Jurickson Profar and Josh Phegley homered off former Oakland starter Trevor Cahill and the Athletics rolled to their 10th straight win, 8-5 over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday. Profar tied the game with a two-run homer in the fourth against Cahill (2-5), and Phegley gave the...
07:17, 2019-05-28

Austria: Top court justice to lead caretaker government Austria's president says he will appoint the head of the country's top court to lead a caretaker government until new elections in September following a video scandal that destroyed the previous government....
15:51, 2019-05-30

Germany's Kramp-Karrenbauer says Weber should lead EU Commission Germany's Manfred Weber should be the next European Commission president if the European People's Party emerges as the largest group after elections to the European Parliament, German Christian Democrat (CDU) leader Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer said....
20:34, 2019-05-26

Cycling: Ecuador's Carapaz attacks to take lead in Giro Ecuadorean Richard Carapaz launched a solo attack 28km from the end of a mountainous 14th stage to seize the leader's pink jersey from Jan Polanc in the Giro d'Italia on Saturday....
23:17, 2019-05-25

The Latest: Boston defensemen lead charge in Game 1 BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the Stanley Cup Final (all times local): 11 p.m. Forty-nine years after Boston’s Bobby Orr flew through the air following his Stanley Cup-clinching goal against St. Louis, Bruins defensemen Connor Clifton and Charlie McAvoy played a huge role in a Game 1 win over th...
07:17, 2019-05-28

Higa wrestles first-round lead at U.S. Women's Open Japan's Mamiko Higa, feeding off encouragement from her sumo wrestler fiance, sizzled on her U.S. Women's Open debut, wielding a hot putter on a scorching morning to take the first-round lead with a six-under-par 65 on Thursday....
11:00, 2019-05-31

Leonard scores 35, Raptors beat Bucks 105-99 for 3-2 lead Kawhi Leonard scored 35 points, and the Toronto Raptors beat the Milwaukee Bucks 105-99 Thursday night to grab a 3-2 lead in the Eastern Conference finals        ...
08:17, 2019-05-24

Na settles for 69, 2-shot Colonial lead over Spieth, Furyk Kevin Na settled for a 1-under 69 a day after going low at Colonial again, taking a two-shot lead after the third round over a group that included local favorite Jordan Spieth and 2003 U.S. Open champion Jim Furyk        ...
01:17, 2019-05-26

Biden's World: Joe Flexing a Commanding Lead in New Poll Americans know a mediocre thing when they see one, and they’re warming up to warming up 2015’s leftovers for the Oval Office, according to a new poll....
23:01, 2019-05-26

Poll: Biden has 2-1 lead in early primary states Former Vice President Joe Biden, who continues to maintain his wide lead in the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination race, holds an even bigger 2-to-1 lead over Sen. Bernie Sanders in early primary states, according to the latest survey on the race....
13:51, 2019-05-29

Broadhurst opens 2-shot lead at Senior PGA Championship PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — Defending champion Paul Broadhurst waited out two storm delays to shoot a bogey-free third round Saturday and open a two-shot lead at the Senior PGA Championship. The breaks in play didn’t affect the 53-year-old from England, who finished with a 3-under 67 and moved to 6...
01:51, 2019-05-26

De Blasio on Trump: I 'get under his skin,' probes will 'lead to impeachment' New York City Mayor and Democratic presidential hoeful Bill de Blasio is trying to fight against negative polls and questions about his likability, while attacking President Trump, hoping that voters will want to see the two clash in 2020....
19:00, 2019-05-26

Carapaz wins Stage 14 to take overall lead of Giro d’Italia COURMAYEUR, Italy (AP) — Richard Carapaz of Ecuador won the grueling 14th stage of the Giro d’Italia on Saturday to move into the overall lead. Carapaz, who rides for Movistar, attacked with just over 25 kilometers remaining of the 131-kilometer (81-mile) route from Saint-Vincent to Courmayeur...
19:17, 2019-05-25

Kaku, Omir Fernandez lead Red Bulls over FC Cincinnati 2-0 CINCINNATI (AP) — Romero “Kaku” Gamarra and Omir Fernandez scored late goals to help the New York Red Bulls beat expansion FC Cincinnati 2-0 on Saturday night. Kaku pounced on FC Cincinnati defender Mathieu Deplagne’s poorly managed ball and took it directly at the goalkeeper, slot...
05:17, 2019-05-26

Wiesberger comes to life to lead Made in Denmark by 1 shot FARSO, Denmark (AP) — Bernd Wiesberger bogeyed a third hole to finish the third round and still led the Made in Denmark event by a shot on Saturday. Seeking a fifth European Tour title, Wiesberger started the day at 5 under and climbed to 9 under after eight holes. Bogeys either side of the turn set...
19:17, 2019-05-25

Bruins rout Blues 7-2, take 2-1 lead in Stanley Cup Final Boston's best players led the Bruins to a 7-2 rout of the St. Louis Blues on Saturday night to take a 2-1 lead in their best-of-seven Stanley Cup Final series....
12:51, 2019-06-02

BJP Takes Big Lead In Karnataka, Congress-JDS Stares At Collapse The BJP has taken a huge lead in the national election in Karnataka over the Congress and Janata Dal Secular alliance, which took power in the state exactly a year ago. The BJP was ahead in 23 of the......
07:34, 2019-05-23

U.S. Women’s Open: Former Duke Teammates Tie for Third-Round Lead Yu Liu of China and Celine Boutier of France, who helped the Blue Devils win the 2014 N.C.A.A. title, are at seven under par, a shot ahead of three others, including Lexi Thompson....
07:00, 2019-06-02

Mount Everest climbers trek past FROZEN CORPSE on peak that has claimed 11 lives in 9 days MOUNT Everest climbers have been pictured walking around a frozen corpse as they battle to conquer the peak that has claimed 11 lives in just nine days....
15:34, 2019-05-28

Angela Merkel admits anti-semitism is a problem in Germany, country needs to face 'specters of the past' Angela Merkel has admitted that anti-Semitism is a problem in Germany — just as the country's government was forced to backtrack over comments it made about Jewish people wearing their religious skullcaps in public....
22:17, 2019-05-28

Nostalgia Alert! Brenda Song Looks Back at Her Disney Channel Past Ahead of Amphibia Return Nearly 19 years ago, Brenda Song first appeared on the Disney Channel as a young girl who just wanted some snow for Christmas, in the 2000 movie The Ultimate Christmas Present. Now, she......
00:00, 2019-06-08

Mohamed Salah, Divock Origi propel Liverpool past Tottenham in Champions League final Goals by star forward Mohamed Salah and substitute Divock Origi pushed Liverpool to a 2-0 win over Tottenham Hotspur in the Champions League final.        ...
00:34, 2019-06-02

Iraq needs support to ‘leave violent past behind’, says UN envoy as Security Council extends UN mission for one year Iraq’s democratic transition – weighed down by political infighting, weak institutions, corruption, and the constant threat of ISIL – needs more international support, “lots of time and lots of hard work,” the top United Nations official in the country said on Tuesday.  ...
01:51, 2019-05-22

Blues Benefit From Controversial No-Call To Take 3–2 Series Lead Over Bruins The St. Louis Blues won Thursday night in Boston, 2–1, to take a 3–2 lead in the Stanley Cup Final. If Game 5 was the last hockey game of the season in Boston, the lasting image of the home finale will be trash raining down on the ice as furious Bruins fans expressed their displeasure with the way ...
06:34, 2019-06-07

The Latest: Scott Piercy takes early lead at US Open PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on U.S. Open at Pebble Beach (all times local): 10:45 a.m. Scott Piercy has birdied the 14th hole at Pebble Beach to take the early lead in the first round of the U.S. Open. Piercy started fast with an eagle at the par-5 sixth to move to 5 under before double b...
20:17, 2019-06-13

Greek opposition Conservatives in lead in exit poll for EU vote The Greek opposition New Democracy conservative party held a lead over ruling leftist Syriza in European Parliament elections on Sunday, a joint exit poll by five private TV stations showed....
20:34, 2019-05-26

Warriors lose 31-point lead, Cousins as Clippers rally "Landry Shamet buried a go-ahead 3-pointer with 16.5 seconds remaining, capping a historic rally from a 31-point deficit Monday night and delivering the Los Angeles Clippers a shocking, 135-131 victory over the Golden State Warriors in Game 2 of their Western Conference first-round playoff series in...
15:00, 2019-05-21

Scott Parel shoots 9-under 63, takes 2-stroke lead in Iowa DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Scott Parel matched the course record with a 9-under 63 on Friday to take a two-shot lead in the PGA Tour Champions’ Principal Charity Classic. Parel tied the Wakonda Club mark set by Billy Andrade in 2016. Chris DiMarco shot 65, Andrade was at 66, and Darren Clarke and...
00:17, 2019-06-01

How a dad’s lawsuit against JPMorgan Chase could lead to more equal parental leave elsewhere “If my phone ringing off the hook is any indication,” said one human resources consultant, “organizations have really been drawn to all the attention on this case.”...
18:34, 2019-06-06

Lead battery tech could make electric car charging cheaper Tesla is reportedly investigating using lead batteries at charging stations to store cheaper off-peak electricity Could old-school lead batteries come back to life and speed-up the introduction of electric cars as part of a nationwide charger network? That’s the thinking in the US, where industry a...
18:17, 2019-06-13

Hamilton wins Monaco GP to extend lead over teammate Bottas Lewis Hamilton won the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday to extend his championship lead over Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas        ...
17:34, 2019-05-26

Dane in lead to become mayor of German port city of Rostock BERLIN (AP) — A Danish businessman is in the lead to become mayor of Rostock and become the first non-German citizen to head a large city in Germany. The German news agency dpa reported Monday that 46-year-old Claus Ruhe Madsen received 34.6% in the first round of voting for the mayor’s post i...
12:51, 2019-05-27

New Research Says That Identifying as a ‘Strong Black Woman’ Can Lead to Depression In the last few years at least, there has been some pushback against the prevailing notion of the “strong black woman” as a good thing, as black women themselves have recognized that vulnerability and yes, selfishness, is an important part of a healthy mental make up. Like so many things that have g...
18:34, 2019-05-28

Lonnie Bunch to become first African American to lead the Smithsonian Institution Founded in 1846, the Smithsonian Institution is the world’s largest museum, education and research complex.        ...
11:34, 2019-05-29

Lee6 takes 1-shot lead after 2nd round of ShopRite Classic GALLOWAY, N.J. (AP) — Jeongeun Lee6 made a 4-foot eagle putt on the 18th hole Saturday to grab a one-stroke lead after two rounds of the ShopRite LPGA Classic. Lee6 shot a 2-under 69 and completed 36 holes over the Bay Course at Seaview at 10-under 132. She will enter Sunday’s final round for ...
02:34, 2019-06-09

Motor racing: Chadwick extends W Series lead with second win in three races British driver Jamie Chadwick's second win in three races allowed her to extend her lead over Dutch rival Beitske Visser in the all-female W Series in Misano, Italy, on Saturday....
01:00, 2019-06-09

Cologne and Dortmund lead charge for German smart cities Municipal cyberadministrations, automated traffic flow, energy-efficient buildings — the cities of tomorrow will be smart. Cologne's "climate street" project shows what a digital city could look like in practice....
15:34, 2019-05-21

Ocasio-Cortez wants to lead the charge for magic mushrooms research AOC is on a new trip: studying—and potentially legalizing—magic mushrooms and other psychedelic drugs for medicinal use. “We need to get drugs and drug use out of criminal consideration and into medical consideration,” Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-Queens/Bronx) told The Post on Saturday, after a...
00:00, 2019-06-09

Núñez, Martin homer to lead Orioles over Astros 4-1 Renato Núñez hit his 16th homer, Richie Martin added a two-run shot in the ninth and the Baltimore Orioles snapped a three-game skid with a 4-1 victory over the Houston Astros       ...
04:17, 2019-06-09

Punching Iran Over Its Foreign Policy Could Lead to a Faster Path to War Wrestling with Iran’s diplomacy and military activity could prompt a confrontation between Washington and Tehran well before any showdown over a nuclear program....
03:00, 2019-05-30

Follow states' lead and block fetal tissue in research The United States is the world leader in most areas of science and medicine, yet our current medical establishment is decades behind in its ineffective and immoral use of aborted fetal tissue for research. It is time for the federal government to stop funding this antiquated research, and for our le...
07:51, 2019-05-30

Harrison was wary of losing focus with commanding lead in Senior TT Senior TT winner Dean Harrison says he was wary of easing off in the final laps of Friday's race and suffering a lapse in concentration while holding a commanding lead...
19:51, 2019-06-07

Law, Song, Concolino share LPGA Tour lead at Kingsmill WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Playing partners Jennifer Song and Jacqui Concolino stuck together in the Pure Silk Championship. Bronte Law kept up, too. Rebounding from a bogey on the par-4 14th with three straight birdies, Law shot a 3-under 68 on Friday afternoon at Kingsmill Resort to match early star...
02:00, 2019-05-25

Peters wins Stage 17; Carapaz extends Giro lead Nans Peters of France claimed his first Grand Tour victory as he won the 17th stage of the Giro d'Italia on Wednesday, while Ecuadorian cyclist Richard Carapaz celebrated his birthday by extending his overall lead        ...
19:34, 2019-05-29

Goolagong, Court lead the way as Australia lauds battling Barty Evonne Goolagong Cawley led the way as Australia hailed their new Grand Slam tennis champion Ash Barty on Sunday after the proudly indigenous 23-year-old ended the country's 46-year wait for a French Open women's singles champion....
18:34, 2019-06-09

Bahrain Says Following Opposition Social Media Could Lead To Legal Action Bahrain, a U.S. ally that hosts the Navy's Fifth Fleet, has warned citizens and residents that following anti-government social media accounts could result in legal action, hardening a government......
02:51, 2019-06-03

Roger Federer knows all too well all clay roads lead to Rafael Nadal With the media-billed "Swiss Open" behind him after a four-set win against fellow countryman Stan Wawrinka, Federer now turns to Nadal, the King of Clay....
01:34, 2019-06-05

Parel shoots 66 to lead wind-altered Senior PGA Championship Scott Parel took advantage of ideal scoring conditions morning to shoot a 4-under 66 and take the first-round lead in the weather-delayed Senior PGA Championship        ...
14:17, 2019-05-24

Bad sleep habits lead teens to high-risk sex: study A lack of sleep is a gateway to wild teenage sex — and the majority of teens just aren’t getting enough, a new study finds. “Insufficient sleep may increase the potential for sexual risk-taking by compromising decision-making and influencing impulsivity,” says behavioral and social...
22:51, 2019-06-04

Nadal, Federer in the lead as bad weather hits French Open Defending French Open champion Rafael Nadal looked on verge of making it to the semifinals for a record-extending 12th time with an express win when bad weather forecast derailed his plans on Tuesday        ...
19:17, 2019-06-04

Brooke Henderson shoots 64-64 to lead Meijer LPGA Classic GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Brooke Henderson opened a three-stroke lead Friday in a 30-hole day at the Meijer LPGA Classic. Trying to break a tie for the Canadian victory record for both women and men, Henderson completed an 8-under 64 in the rain-delayed first round and shot another 64 in the second...
05:51, 2019-06-15

Huawei’s U.S. losses could lead to gains in China, at Apple’s expense It looks bad for Huawei in the U.S. right now, but its fortunes in China might improve as it focuses on selling 5G phones, something Apple can't do.Read More...
03:17, 2019-05-23

Jeremy Corbyn to lead massive protest against Trump in London Jeremy Corbyn will lead a protest of thousands raging against President Trump in London on Tuesday after the British labor leader snubbed the president at a formal banquet hosted by the Queen. Corbyn — who aspires to become the UK’s next prime minister — promised to “stand in solidarity” with demons...
03:17, 2019-06-04

The Latest: O'Reilly gives Blues lead 43 seconds into Game 4 The Latest: Ryan O'Reilly scored on a wraparound 43 seconds in off Vince Dunn's initial shot to put the St. Louis Blues up 1-0 on the Boston Bruins in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final        ...
03:17, 2019-06-04

On fire Woodland takes U.S. Open lead, Tiger fumes Gary Woodland shot out of the U.S. Open woodwork with an error-free six-under 65 to steal the halfway lead from Justin Rose on Friday, while a fuming Tiger Woods insisted he was still in the ball game after a bogey-bogey finish....
12:17, 2019-06-15

Madonna and The Boss lead an otherwise indie-heavy June in new music Aside from new albums by Madonna and Bruce Springsteen, June is slim on big-name releases for the time being, and we very much expect some surprise announcements in the coming weeks, particularly from the hip-hop world. The start of the summer is not slim, however, on indie music and promising debut...
17:17, 2019-06-01

Torn opens a lead in tight ERC3 Junior battle "Ken Torn leads fellow Ford Fiesta R2T driver Jean-Baptiste Franceschi in a tight battle in the FIA ERC3 Junior Championship on day one of Rally Liepāja."...
20:00, 2019-05-25

Carapaz wins Stage 14 to take overall lead of Giro d'Italia Richard Carapaz of Ecuador won the grueling 14th stage of the Giro d'Italia on Saturday to move into the overall lead        ...
19:51, 2019-05-25

Fraud allegations lead to closure of Amnesty International in Zimbabwe Police are investigating suspected misconduct involving millions of dollars of funds from donorsAmnesty International has shut down its Zimbabwe branch over alleged abuse of donor funds and fraud by staff.The human rights group says it has launched further investigations with the help of police into...
14:34, 2019-06-03

Scott Parel shoots 66, opens 5-shot lead in Iowa DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Scott Parel shot a 6-under 66 on Saturday to extend his lead to five strokes in the PGA Tour Champions’ Principal Charity Classic. Parel had a 15-under 129 total at Wakonda Club to break the tournament 36-hole record of 13 under set a year ago by eventual winner Tom Leh...
03:01, 2019-06-02

Verlander takes share of majors’ wins lead, shuts down A’s OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Justin Verlander struck out eight over eight innings and moved into a share of the major league lead with his ninth win, pitching the Houston Astros past the Oakland Athletics 5-1 on Saturday night. Verlander (9-2), who had a four-start winning streak snapped by Boston his las...
07:00, 2019-06-02

Rutschman, Witt, Vaughn lead list of MLB draft prospects Oregon State's Adley Rutschman, Texas high school shortstop Bobby Witt Jr., Cal first baseman Andrew Vaughn lead off list of top MLB draft prospects        ...
06:17, 2019-06-03

Ciccone wins grueling Stage 16; Carapaz keeps Giro lead PONTE DI LEGNO, Italy (AP) — Giulio Ciccone of Italy won the toughest stage of the Giro d’Italia on Tuesday, while Richard Carapaz remained in the overall lead after another disappointing day for race favorite Primoz Roglic. Ciccone, who rides for Trek-Segafredo, edged out Czech cyclist Jan Hi...
18:17, 2019-05-28

The fight against childhood blindness could lead to eagle-eyed robots Imparting vision upon machines has been a massive, multi-decade undertaking by the scientific community. And while the acuity of today's state-of-the-art computer systems can match or exceed a human's high-resolution optical anatomy, training these m......
22:17, 2019-05-21

Bote’s career-high 7 RBIs lead Cubs over Rockies 9-8 CHICAGO (AP) — David Bote drove in a career-high seven runs to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 9-8 win over the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday night. Bote had four hits, including a three-run homer and bases-clearing double to hand the Rockies a second straight loss after ending their season-high eight-ga...
08:51, 2019-06-06

Higa waits out lightning, remains in U.S. Women's Open lead Mamiko Higa of Japan rolled in a 10-foot birdie at the final hole to end the day as she started it, with a one-stroke lead, at the U.S. Women's Open on Friday....
06:51, 2019-06-01

How Lonnie Bunch came to lead the Museum of African American History Lonnie Bunch, director of the National Museum of African American History in Washington, D.C., helps us understand what has united and divided us.        ...
14:38, 2019-05-21

Tanak wins in Chile, Ogier retakes championship lead "Estonian Ott Tanak won the inaugural Rally of Chile for Toyota on Sunday with France\u0027s reigning world champion Sebastien Ogier retaking the overall championship lead for Citroen."...
21:34, 2019-05-21

Nuns lead charge to pressure Amazon on facial recognition At the annual shareholders’ meeting, investors will vote on a proposal to ban the company from selling the technology to government agencies, unless the board grants an exception....
23:51, 2019-05-22

Kaymer shows sign of resurgence, tied for lead at Memorial DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Martin Kaymer had a 4-under 68 with a bogey on his last hole to join a three-way tie for the lead going into the weekend at the Memorial. Kaymer, a two-time major champion and former No. 1 player in the world, is coming up on the five-year anniversary of his last win, an eight-sh...
04:34, 2019-06-01

Teens, superheroes lead charge in LGBTQ Hollywood movie characters Movies like "Bohemian Rhapsody," "Love, Simon" and "Deadpool 2" helped increase the numbers of gay and bisexual characters in Hollywood movies last year....
03:00, 2019-05-24

Nick Nurse’s in-game adjustments help lead Toronto Raptors to NBA Championship The following are just some of the adjustments made by Nurse that helped the Raptors capture their franchise-first NBA Championship in his first year at the helm....
13:51, 2019-06-14

Justin Rose lead US Open as players roll over Pebble Beach PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — After weeks of hand-wringing and barbs from players in anticipation of the USGA wrecking another U.S. Open with yet another questionable course setup, the best players in the world played Pebble Beach — and possibly the USGA — for fools in Thursday’s opening round. Thirty-nine...
09:00, 2019-06-14

China’s CCTV features Daily Show report on Huawei lead in 5G BEIJING (AP) — China’s latest media broadside in its tariffs war with the U.S. features an unlikely star: Trevor Noah of the Daily Show. A clip from Noah’s “If you don’t know, now you know” segment on Chinese equipment maker Huawei’s dominance in 5G mobile technol...
09:51, 2019-05-27

London retains strong lead in tech investment: Mayor's agency London-based technology companies attracted a record 2.56 billion pounds ($3.26 billion) in venture capital in the first six months of 2019, more than twice as much as those in Berlin, the Mayor of London's investment agency said on Monday....
06:00, 2019-06-10

We must have a green industrial revolution. And Labour will lead it | Rebecca Long-Bailey We must draw on our history to find a way through the environmental crisis that faces usWhere I grew up, visits to Manchester’s Science and Industry Museum were a staple rainy-day activity. I remember the clanking of the huge, iron waterwheel and being amazed by its power. It was the plentiful rain,...
14:32, 2019-05-21

Perry, Shin tied for lead in rain-delayed Meijer LPGA GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Katherine Perry and Jenny Shin shared the lead at 6-under 66 when first-round play in the rain-delayed Meijer LPGA Classic was suspended because of darkness Thursday night. Playing in the second group of the day off the first tee, Perry had eight birdies and two bogeys at ...
04:01, 2019-06-14

London retains strong lead in tech investment -Mayor's agency London-based technology companies attracted a record 2.56 billion pounds ($3.26 billion) in venture capital in the first six months of 2019, more than twice as much as those in Berlin, the Mayor of London's investment agency said on Monday....
05:17, 2019-06-10

Henderson lead Meijer LPGA Classic; Thompson makes big move Brooke Henderson birdied the final three holes for a 3-under 69 and a two-stroke lead over Annie Park in the Meijer LPGA Classic, with Lexi Thompson three shots back after matching the course record with a 62        ...
01:17, 2019-06-16

Le Mans 24 Hours: #7 Toyota edges clear in lead battle after safety car LMP1 The #7 Toyota's advantage at the head of the Le Mans 24 Hours order ballooned in the 10th hour, under a safety-car period called when the #95 Aston Martin crashed...
02:17, 2019-06-16

Joe Biden’s lead slips in Democratic field, Iowa poll shows Biden polled at 24%, Bernie Sanders is second with 16%, ahead of Elizabeth Warren with 15% and Pete Buttigieg, with 14%On the heels of a major Iowa poll which showed a big slip in his big lead over the Democratic field, Joe Biden was conspicuous by his absence from the guest list of a big party even...
16:51, 2019-06-09

Toronto Raptors take lead in Eastern Conference finals after win over Milwaukee Bucks Kawhi Leonard scored 35 points to lead the Toronto Raptors to a thrilling 105-99 victory over Milwaukee on Thursday in the most important game in franchise history....
11:51, 2019-05-24

Giro d’Italia: Richard Carapaz holds off Simon Yates to take overall lead • Ecuadorian leads by seven seconds after winning stage 14• British rider finishes second and now lies ninth overallEcuador’s Richard Carapaz won stage 14 of the Giro d’Italia to grab the overall race lead. Movistar’s Carapaz raced clear on the penultimate climb of the day before holding off Britain...
22:17, 2019-05-25

Mary Winston Becomes the Next Lone Black Woman to Lead a Fortune 500 Company Mary Winston has earned every right to be celebrated as Bed, Bath & Beyond’s new interim CEO; but we’ve also got to talk about a few things in the process....
22:00, 2019-05-26

Voit, Ursela lead Yanks over Mets 12-5 in twin-bill opener NEW YORK (AP) — Gio Urshela and Luke Voit homered off Zack Wheeler in a five-run fourth inning, and the New York Yankees tied their season high with 15 hits in a 12-5 rout of the Mets on Tuesday that opened a day-night Subway Series doubleheader. Masahiro Tanaka (4-5) gave up a three-run homer to Je...
22:51, 2019-06-11

Tony Finau claws way into early lead in Charles Schwab Challenge Tony Finau changes his putting grip and shoots 64 to take the early lead at the Charles Schwab Challenge in Fort Worth, Texas.        ...
14:17, 2019-05-24

The Latest: Rose makes 2 tough saves to maintain Open lead PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open at Pebble Beach (all times local): 9:55 a.m. Justin Rose has made it through his opening five holes with all pars, including two tough saves, and remains in the lead at the US Open. On a cool, overcast day with condensation that feels like a li...
19:34, 2019-06-14

Disrupted sleep patterns can lead to ‘deviant behaviour’, Hay festival hears Science journalist calls for more flexi-working to fit in with early risers and night owlsFinally, workers have a new excuse for stealing pens from the office or using someone else’s milk: early risers and night owls are more likely to display “unethical and deviant” behaviour if forced to work outs...
18:51, 2019-05-27

Trade war could lead to 'Trump recession'; UK jobs report due - business live Rolling economic and financial news, including new UK unemployment figures and the latest trade war actionIntroduction: Trump threatens China againFears more tariffs could cause a recession 8.12am BST Donald Trump’s threat to impose tariffs on all Chinese goods is worrying US businesses.Gary Shapiro...
09:34, 2019-06-11

Democrats grapple with 'electability' question as white men lead diverse field Democrats seeking to unseat Republican U.S. President Donald Trump in 2020 will choose from the largest and most diverse set of candidates in history - yet, so far, two older white men are leading the pack....
13:17, 2019-05-24

U.S. Open: Justin Rose jumps into lead after late surge in first round Justin Rose took advantage of a soft course at Pebble Beach with five birdies for a 6-under 65, grabbing the lead after the first round of the 2019 U.S. Open....
16:17, 2019-06-14

Bronte Law, Nasa Hataoka share LPGA Tour lead at Kingsmill Bronte Law birdied the par-4 18th for a 4-under 67 and a share of the lead in the Pure Silk Championship for the third straight round        ...
01:17, 2019-05-26

NASA executive quits weeks after being named to lead moon initiative A top NASA executive hired in April to guide strategy for returning astronauts to the moon by 2024 has resigned, the space agency said on Thursday, the culmination of internal strife and dwindling congressional support for the lunar initiative....
06:17, 2019-05-24

Rally Italy: Sordo set to inherit lead after nominal times decision Hyundai World Rally Championship driver Dani Sordo is expected to inherit the lead of Rally Italy when nominal times from a stage cancellation are finalised...
20:17, 2019-06-14

Toronto Raptors take East finals lead with Game 5 win over Milwaukee Bucks The Toronto Raptors earned a 105-99 win over the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday night to take a 3-2 series lead, moving within one game of the NBA Finals....
09:17, 2019-05-24

John Sununu on Joe Biden's lead slipping in Iowa: His campaign has been 'a little bit inept' Former New Hampshire Gov. John Sununu said Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden will have to over-perform in the party’s upcoming debates if he hopes to reverse his falling poll numbers in Iowa....
23:51, 2019-06-10

Christian rightwing figures warn abortion fight could lead to civil war Wave of extreme bans appears to have amped up predictions by magazines and politicians that abortion is cause of coming conflictProminent figures on the Christian right in the US ranging from religious magazines to authors to elected politicians have warned that the fight over abortion rights could ...
10:00, 2019-05-26

Exclusive: Buyout firm Apollo Global in the lead to acquire Shutterfly Private equity firm Apollo Global Management LLC is in the lead to acquire Shutterfly Inc after making the highest offer for the U.S. digital imaging company, people familiar with the matter said on Monday....
14:00, 2019-06-10

Tesla Got an Early Lead, but Luxury Electric Rivals Are Racing to Catch Up Several months ago, Jaguar introduced the I-Pace sport utility vehicle, and more rival electrics will soon be available from Audi, Mercedes, Porsche and Volvo....
17:51, 2019-05-22

Kawhi Leonard shines as Raptors take commanding 3-1 lead on Warriors in NBA Finals With Kawhi Leonard leading the way, the Toronto Raptors took a commanding 3-1 lead on the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals.       ...
20:00, 2019-06-08

Biden, Sanders lead Trump in battleground state Michigan poll In an early sign of the potential weakness of U.S. President Donald Trump's path to reelection, two Democratic presidential primary frontrunners are outshining the incumbent Republican in a poll of Michigan voters released on Wednesday....
19:17, 2019-06-05

Benedetti wins 12th stage; Polanc takes Giro lead PINEROLO, Italy (AP) — Cesare Benedetti won the 12th stage of the Giro d’Italia on Thursday for his first victory as a professional while Jan Polanc took the overall leader’s pink jersey from UAE Emirates teammate Valerio Conti. Benedetti, an Italian with the Bora team who has been a sup...
19:17, 2019-05-23

Former Bush economist Phillip Swagel to lead Congressional Budget Office Former Treasury official Phillip Swagel will serve as the new director of the Congressional Budget Office, the nonpartisan office that provides budgetary and economic expertise to Congress....
17:34, 2019-05-21

India's ruling party claims victory with wide lead in votes Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu nationalist party claimed it won reelection with a commanding lead in Thursday's vote count, while the head of the main opposition party conceded a personal defeat that signaled the end of an era for modern India's main political dynasty....
17:34, 2019-05-23

Toronto Raptors take series lead with Game 3 win over Golden State Warriors With a 123-109 win at the Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., the team dominated throughout the game. At one point, the Raptors had a 17-point lead over the Warriors....
07:51, 2019-06-06

Rain Rally: Higa holds onto US Women’s Open lead after delay CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Mamiko Higa of Japan birdied three of her final six holes following a nearly two-hour weather delay to shoot an even-par 71 and maintain a one-shot lead Friday in the suspended second round of the U.S. Women’s Open. A day after shooting a 65 for the lowest debut round i...
04:34, 2019-06-01

Jofra Archer and Mark Wood set to lead England’s attack against Pakistan • Pakistan’s capitulation against West Indies duly noted• Liam Plunkett is expected to make way for WoodEoin Morgan looks set to unleash the pace of Jofra Archer and Mark Wood on Pakistan on Monday, even though the England captain had been keen to temper expectations ahead of this mouthwatering pros...
18:51, 2019-06-02

India Election: PM Modi commands strong lead in early count As the counting of votes continues in the world's biggest election, an early tally showed that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was soaring to a second term as his Bharatiya Janata Party was leading in 292 of 543 seat...
14:17, 2019-05-23

The Latest: Torrents lead to Tulsa-area high water rescues OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Latest on flash flooding in Oklahoma (all times local): 8:45 p.m. Almost 4 inches (100 millimeters) of rain per hour caused widespread street flooding in the Tulsa area, leading to multiple stalled vehicles and high-water rescues. No injuries have been reported after the Thu...
04:34, 2019-06-07

Pascal Siakam, Kawhi Leonard lead Raptors over Warriors in Game 1 Pascal Siakam and Kawhi Leonard guided the Toronto Raptors to a 118-109 win over the Golden State Warriors in Game 1 of the NBA Finals at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto....
18:17, 2019-05-31

Demare wins crash-affected Stage 10; Conti keeps Giro lead MODENA, Italy (AP) — Arnaud Demare of France sprinted to victory after a crash affected the end of the 10th stage of the Giro d’Italia on Saturday, while Italian cyclist Valerio Conti kept the overall lead. Demare, who rides for Groupama-FDJ, edged out Elia Viviani and Rudiger Selig in a bunch...
18:34, 2019-05-21

McIlroy shoots 67 as Bradley takes early Canadian Open lead Rory McIlroy shot a three-under-par 67 in his Canadian Open debut as Keegan Bradley took the early first-round lead in Hamilton, Ontario on Thursday....
00:34, 2019-06-07

Misano W Series: Chadwick resists Visser to extend points lead Jamie Chadwick took victory in the third round of the inaugural W Series season at Misano, extending her championship lead over second-place finisher Beitske Visser...
21:34, 2019-06-08

Elliott Management reportedly in lead to acquire bookseller Barnes & Noble The retailer said last year it was exploring a sale after having received "expressions of interest" from "multiple parties," including its chairman, Leonard Riggio, who founded the company in 1965....
21:34, 2019-06-06

IEA: Nuke retirements could lead to 4 billion metric tons of extra CO2 emissions Enlarge / A view of the decommissioned Duke Energy Crystal River Nuclear Power Plant. (credit: Jeffrey Greenberg/UIG via Getty Images) A report released today by the International Energy Agency (IEA) warns world leaders that—without support for new nuclear power or lifetime extensions for existin...
01:00, 2019-05-29

African-American museum director Lonnie Bunch to lead Smithsonian The Smithsonian said Tuesday that Lonnie Bunch, founder of its African-American history and culture wing, will become the institute's first black secretary....
04:34, 2019-05-29

Judge removes lead prosecutor from Navy SEAL's court-martial The lead prosecutor in a court-martial of a Navy SEAL charged with war crimes was removed Monday, following revelations the prosecution was involved in a scheme to track emails sent to the defense and media....
12:34, 2019-06-04

Phoenix cops’ offensive Facebook posts lead to misconduct investigation PHOENIX (KPNX) — Declaring her “shock” at Phoenix police officers’  inflammatory posts on Facebook, Police Chief Jeri Williams said Tuesday she was assigning an undisclosed number of officers to desk jobs while they’re investigated for possible misconduct. “It’s h...
09:17, 2019-06-06

WRC Portugal: Ott Tanak clings to lead as Toyotas suffer damper issues Toyota's Ott Tanak clung onto the lead of Rally Portugal over Kris Meeke and Thierry Neuville, as both he and team-mate Jari-Matti Latvala suffered damper issues...
21:17, 2019-06-01

Biden Retains Lead in Iowa Poll, but Warren and Buttigieg Gain Joseph R. Biden Jr. leads in a poll of likely Iowa caucusgoers, but Elizabeth Warren and Pete Buttigieg have made clear gains to join Bernie Sanders in a virtual three-way tie for second place....
03:00, 2019-06-09

Stanley Cup Final: Bruins chase Jordan Binnington, take 2-1 lead on Blues with blowout win Blues goalie Jordan Binnington was pulled as the Bruins jumped out to a 5-1 lead and cruised to victory in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final.        ...
09:00, 2019-06-02

Airports are unlikely to follow Orlando's lead in banning religious services at interfaith chapels Chapels and interfaith prayer spaces, many with full or part-time chaplains, are among the amenities offered by more than three dozen airports around the country....
17:34, 2019-06-02

India elections: Narendra Modi's BJP in early lead as vote counting begins Indian officials have begun counting hundreds of millions of votes in the world's largest democratic exercise. After an election staggered over six weeks, final results are expected in the evening....
07:34, 2019-05-23

Matt Kuchar, Scott Brown co-lead entering the weekend at RBC Canadian Open Matt Kuchar birdied his last three holes to get to 12 under and into a tie for the lead alongside Scott Brown in Round 2 of the RBC Canadian Open.       ...
04:00, 2019-06-08

Rain Rally: Higa holds onto US Women's Open lead after delay Mamiko Higa of Japan birdied three of her final six holes following a nearly two-hour weather delay to shoot an even-par 71 and maintain a one-shot lead in the suspended second round of the U.S. Women's Open        ...
03:17, 2019-06-01

Wheels: Tesla Got an Early Lead, but Luxury Electric Rivals Are Racing to Catch Up Several months ago, Jaguar introduced the I-Pace sport utility vehicle, and more rival electrics will soon be available from Audi, Mercedes, Porsche and Volvo....
19:00, 2019-05-21

Ford's 2020 Explorer and Escape expected to lead explosion of new car models Ford is launching a long line of new car models, starting with the Escape and Explorer in 2020. Ford could see a $2 billion profit with this move.       ...
00:51, 2019-06-14

First Woman to Lead a U.S. Army Infantry Division Forged a ‘Narrow Path’ to Leadership On June 29, Brig. Gen. Laura Yeager will take command of the 40th Infantry Division in the California National Guard, a unit that has been led by men for more than 100 years....
04:17, 2019-06-13

New Renault Clio, Mazda 3 lead Euro NCAP crash test stars Audi e-tron, Volkswagen T-Cross, Toyota Corolla and RAV4 are among seven five-star cars tested in April 2019 The new Renault Clio, Mazda 3 and electric Audi e-tron are among seven cars to secure five-star Euro NCAP crash test scores in the latest round of testing. The Mazda 3 became just the fourth...
19:17, 2019-05-22

French authorities advise residents to test for lead after Notre Dame fire Paris health authorities are recommending that children and pregnant women take blood tests to screen for lead amid fears pollution from the Notre Dame fire infected surrounding neighborhoods....
06:17, 2019-06-05

Judge removes lead prosecutor in case against Navy SEAL charged with murder A Navy judge has removed the lead prosecutor in the case against a Navy SEAL charged with murdering a wounded person and shooting at noncombatants in Iraq, citing potential conflicts of interest over the prosecutor's decision to use an email tracker in corresponding with the defense team....
00:51, 2019-06-05

NASA Executive Quits Weeks After Appointment To Lead 2024 Moon Initiative A top NASA executive hired in April to guide strategy for returning astronauts to the moon by 2024 has resigned, the space agency said on Thursday, the culmination of internal strife and dwindling......
15:34, 2019-05-24

Lizzie Deignan takes Women’s Tour race lead after stage five victory • British rider is one second ahead of Kasia Niewiadoma• Final stage sees competitors head through CarmarthenshireLizzie Deignan moved into the overall race lead at the Women’s Tour with one day remaining after winning stage five in Builth Wells.The Briton proved too strong in a sprint for Kasia Nie...
16:51, 2019-06-14

Gary Woodland moves into lead at US Open as sturdy Rory McIlroy looms Woodland (9-under) takes lead ahead of Rose, OosthuizenRory McIlroy rallies for 5-under finish, three shots off leadTiger Woods ‘a little hot’ after poor finish to second roundShould Rory McIlroy summon the weekend spirit of Ontario, there would be little point in the remainder of this US Open field...
07:34, 2019-06-15

Gary Woodland holds onto lead as Justin Rose edges closer at US Open Rose the closest challenger heading into final roundHistory chaser Brooks Koepka trails leader by fourPresumably Brooks Koepka will spend the build up to the final round of this US Open finding a reason to bear a grudge against Gary Woodland. As things stand, Woodland represents the biggest danger t...
04:34, 2019-06-16

Token ethnic friends: how pop culture taught me I was support, not the lead | Zoya Patel The films and TV shows Zoya Patel loved growing up were a consistent reminder that ‘real life only happens to white people’Remember that seminal scene from 1999 film 10 Things I Hate About You, when Cameron first sees Bianca?She’s walking through the school quadrangle, ruminating on whether one “can...
06:51, 2019-05-22

‘Grace Will Lead Us Home,’ an Intimate Look at Forgiveness, Anger and Trauma After the Charleston Massacre Jennifer Berry Hawes, a Charleston-based newspaper reporter, drew on her long relationships with the families of victims to write this account of the 2015 murders at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church....
23:34, 2019-05-21

India's Narendra Modi Takes an Early Lead in World's Biggest Election Early vote counting in India suggests Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the nationalist leader who has dominated the political debate in the world’s largest democracy for the last five years, will return to power....
09:34, 2019-05-23

Giro d'Italia: Cima holds off pack to win stage while Carapaz retains lead Damiano Cima wins enthralling sprint finishRichard Carapaz retains overall lead from Vincenzo NibaliThe Italian rider Damiano Cima won the 18th stage of the Giro d’Italia after a thrilling sprint finish in Santa Maria di Sala.It was Cima’s first stage victory in the race, ensuring a memorable day fo...
21:51, 2019-05-30

Warriors’ Thompson expected to return for Game 4 as Raptors look to widen series lead Klay Thompson sat out from Game 3 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on Wednesday due to a hamstring injury. Game 4 is scheduled for 9 p.m. ET on Friday....
12:51, 2019-06-07

Vice Media taps ex-Post publisher Jesse Angelo to lead news Vice Media just got its biggest shake-up since CEO Nancy Dubuc joined its ranks a year ago. The Brooklyn-based media company tapped former New York Post publisher Jesse Angelo as president of global news and entertainment, overseeing Vice’s news, digital and TV operations. Separately, Vice said HBO ...
22:34, 2019-06-10

MIDEAST STOCKS-Saudi, Qatar lead Gulf markets higher after Eid holidays All major Gulf markets performed strongly on Monday after last week's holidays as a global rally lifted regional sentiment, with Saudi and Qatar outperforming and boosted respectively by expected foreign fund inflows and a stock split. "All MENA marke...
16:34, 2019-06-10

Captain Houghton ready to lead youngsters as England invoke spirit of 2015 "England captain Steph Houghton smiled wryly when she was asked about how she will pass on her words of wisdom to the \"kids\" in her squad prior to tomorrow\u0027s World Cup opener against Scotland in Nice."...
23:17, 2019-06-08

Chess: Russian duo lead world Grand Prix as race to take on Carlsen heats up Ian Nepomniachtchi and Alexander Grischuk well placed to become candidates to take on Magnus Carlsen in 2020Moscow’s iconic Central Club was the epicentre of the Soviet chess empire in the golden decades, when USSR grandmasters defeated all rivals and the country produced a stream of world champions...
15:51, 2019-05-31

Meet Brig. Gen. Laura Yeager, first woman to lead Army infantry division A brigadier general who led Black Hawk helicopters in Iraq will become the first woman to lead an Army infantry division.        ...
01:17, 2019-06-10

Stony Brook president to lead Michigan State University after Nassar scandal Dr. Samuel Stanley Jr., a Harvard-trained doctor who has led Stony Brook University on Long Island for almost a decade, was named Tuesday as the next president of Michigan State University in the wake of the Larry Nassar sex-abuse scandal. The biomedical researcher was chosen in an 8-0 vote by MSU’s...
20:34, 2019-05-28

T-Mobile, Cricket Wireless, and Samsung lead the latest US customer satisfaction charts Even though customer satisfaction is a highly subjective and volatile method of measuring a company, service, or product's value, T-Mobile tends to dominate such surveys no matter who conducts the research and the sizes of the samples used by analysts to reach their conclusions.The latest report is ...
22:51, 2019-06-06

Change to Google Search site ranking should lead to more relevant mobile results Back in 2015, more Google searches were started from a mobile device than from the desktop for the first time. That led Google to announce plans in 2016 to use the mobile version of a website's content to rank pages and show "snippets" from that site. The reason why Google made this change was that ...
04:17, 2019-05-29

St. Louis Blues fend off Boston Bruins in Game 5, grab 3-2 series lead The St. Louis Blues are one win away from the franchise's first NHL championship after a 2-1 victory over the Boston Bruins in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final....
12:51, 2019-06-07

Curry, Green triple-doubles lead Warriors to series sweep over Trail Blazers The Golden State Warriors advanced to the NBA Finals for the fifth straight year with a 119-117 overtime victory Monday night to sweep the Portland Trail Blazers....
15:17, 2019-05-21

Apple's brand image in China is wrecked, expected to lead to big iPhone sales decline As if Apple's troubles in the world's largest smartphone market weren't already bad enough, iPhones have been reportedly facing somewhat of an "informal boycott" from consumers in China for several months now as a consequence of a heated trade war with the US that's showing no signs of a de-escalati...
17:00, 2019-05-29

NBA Finals: Toronto Raptors look to regain series lead with Game 3 win over Golden State Warriors The game at Oracle Arena, scheduled to begin at 9 p.m. ET on Wednesday, comes three days after the Raptors lost 109-104 at Scotiabank Arena, giving up a five-point lead at the half....
16:34, 2019-06-05

Rory McIlroy is tied for the Canadian Open lead and eyes a victory in his tournament debut Rory McIlroy shot 6-under 64 in Saturday's third round to move into a tie for the lead at 13 under alongside Webb Simpson and Matt Kuchar.       ...
04:17, 2019-06-09

Presidential Candidate Julian Castro Releases Plan to Eliminate Lead Poisoning in America Many presidential candidates have released climate change plans, but what about plans to address environmental health hazards like lead? Democratic candidate Julián Castro released a formal lead elimination plan Monday—making him the first White House hopeful to do so—and while the candidate is curr...
19:51, 2019-06-11

NASA executive quits weeks after appointment to lead 2024 moon landing plan A top NASA executive hired in April to guide strategy for returning astronauts to the moon by 2024 has resigned, the space agency said on Thursday, the culmination of internal strife and dwindling congressional support for the lunar initiative....
12:34, 2019-05-24

Jaw, Meet Floor: Simone Biles Unveils Unreal New Moves in Lead-Up to Summer Competition While your ass was busy complaining about how long this week feels even after having Monday off, gymnast Simone Biles (arguably the very best athlete on the planet right now) was out here being ... Simone Biles. By which we mean doing things that literally no other woman gymnast on the planet can do...
04:34, 2019-05-31

Rafael Nadal powers past Novak Djokovic in the Italian Open final, earning a career first landmark over his long time rival Photo by FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images Rafael Nadal powered past Novak Djokovic 6-0, 4-6, 6-1 in the Italian Open final on Sunday. It was the first time a "bagel," a set won to love, had ever been won in the Nadal — Djokovic rivalry. Djokovic will have been fatigued from finishing a sem...
14:51, 2019-05-21

MLB power rankings: Rockies are coming on strong, but can they even make a dent in Dodgers' huge lead? The Dodgers are the class of the National League West, but the Rockies are the biggest risers in this week's power rankings.        ...
16:51, 2019-06-03

Biden lead slips in latest Iowa poll; Sanders, Warren, Buttigieg are nearest contenders A new poll out Saturday of likely Democratic caucusgoers in Iowa shows Joe Biden in the lead, but with softer support than last December, and a tie for second place between Elizabeth Warren, Pete Buttigieg and Bernie Sanders....
11:51, 2019-06-09

Giro d'Italia: Richard Carapaz extends race lead as Nans Peters wins stage 17 French rider breaks clear for maiden Grand Tour winCarapaz picks up seven seconds on Vincenzo NibaliFrance’s Nans Peters won stage 17 of the Giro d’Italia as overall leader Richard Carapaz gained a few extra seconds on his rivals.Peters powered clear from an 18-man breakaway with around 15 kilometre...
19:17, 2019-05-29

Books of The Times: ‘Grace Will Lead Us Home,’ an Intimate Look at Forgiveness, Anger and Trauma After the Charleston Massacre Jennifer Berry Hawes, a Charleston-based newspaper reporter, drew on her long relationships with the families of victims to write this account of the 2015 murders at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church....
02:51, 2019-05-22

Mamiko Higa takes lead from Jessica Korda as lightning strikes at U.S. Women's Open "That was really scary," said Japan's Mamiko Higa, the leader after the second round. "That was the first time I saw the lightning hit so close."        ...
06:00, 2019-06-01

Central Park Five lead prosecutor steps down from role at Columbia Law School over fallout from Netflix series The lead prosecutor in the Central Park Five trial announced Wednesday that she would not return as a part-time lecturer at Columbia Law School as she, and other key figures from the case, continue to face fallout over the recent Netflix miniseries....
18:51, 2019-06-13

Ohtani's two-run single in the ninth lifts Angels past A's Shohei Ohtani hit a tiebreaking two-run single with two outs in the ninth inning, and the Los Angeles Angels snapped Oakland's longest winning streak in 13 years at 10 games with a 6-4 victory        ...
09:17, 2019-05-29

'Leaves on the line' rail delays could be a thing of the past if Hi-tech trials are a success Commuters facing delays sparked by leaves on the line could be a thing of the past if new modernising trials aimed at improving Britain's railway infrastructure are a success....
08:17, 2019-06-13

Juarez leads Oklahoma past Oklahoma State in WCWS OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Giselle “G” Juarez struck out 11 and gave up one run in six innings to help Oklahoma beat Oklahoma State 6-1 in the Women’s College World Series on Friday. It was the first time the in-state rivals played in the World Series, and the matchup helped draw a singl...
08:00, 2019-06-01

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s party claims it has won re-election with commanding lead in vote count NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s party claims it has won re-election with commanding lead in vote count. The post Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s party claims it has won re-election with commanding lead in vote count appeared first on LEX18.com....
12:34, 2019-05-23

Border Patrol's secret eyes in the skies: 1,200 active-duty troops lead agents to illegal crossers EL PASO, Texas — More than half of active-duty troops deployed to the U.S.-Mexico border are quietly carrying out their assigned missions as the “eyes and ears“ of Border Patrol as agents focus resources to responding to constant migrant interdictions....
22:34, 2019-06-06

S&P 100 INDEX (OEX) OPTIONS TO TRADE ON CBOE'S HYBRID TRADING PLATFORM BEGINNING DECEMBER 9; Citigroup, Inc. Appointed Lead Market Maker (LMM) Chicago, November 24, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that options on the S&P 100 Index (OEX) will begin trading on CBOE's Hybrid Trading Platform on Tuesday, December 9, 2008.CBOE's Hybrid will enable multiple, competing quotes and high-speed electronic executions f...
03:17, 2019-05-23

German 'blogger of the year' stripped of award for inventing family's Holocaust past An award-winning German historian has been stripped of a national blogging prize after she was found to have made up the stories of 22 Jewish relatives who she said "died in the Holocaust"....
20:51, 2019-06-04

Heart patches and new blood test lead pioneering heart failure treatments Scientists have developed a blood test which detect heart failure at an early stage, and heart patches which could repair damaged hearts after attacks....
06:01, 2019-06-04

Verlander takes share of majors' wins lead, shuts down A's Justin Verlander struck out eight over eight innings and moved into a share of the major league lead with his ninth win, pitching the Houston Astros past the Oakland Athletics 5-1        ...
09:00, 2019-06-02

CBOE’s Andy Lowenthal To Lead Business Development For CBOE, CFE, Livevol CHICAGO, IL – July 15, 2015 -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) today announced it promoted Andy Lowenthal from Vice President to Senior Vice President, Business Development. Lowenthal’s promotion comes as part of a reorganization designed to better leverage the company’s business development effo...
05:01, 2019-05-22

Report: Trump to pick Immigration hardliner Kenneth Cuccinelli to lead Citizenship and Immigration Services President Trump is expected to nominate former Virginia attorney general Ken Cuccinelli to oversee the nation's immigration system as the next director of the  U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, according got media reports. ...
01:17, 2019-05-26

Cboe Plans to Introduce New Lead Market Maker Incentive Program for its Cboe Listed ETP Marketplace CHICAGO – June 14, 2019 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today announced it plans to introduce a new Lead Market Maker (LMM) incentive program with enhanced market quality requirements on its Cboe Listed Marketplace for exchange traded ...
19:17, 2019-06-14

'Clean Eating' May Lead To Eating Disorders, Says Study The obsession with 'clean diet' and the lack of complete knowledge about the same may signal a risk for eating disorders. The study was published in the 'Journal of Eating Disorders'....
17:34, 2019-06-04

Why play if he needs cart? Past PGA champion John Daly 'feels obligated' to play John Daly, who won the 1991 PGA Championship, says that as a former title winner he "feels obligated" to play this event as long as he can.        ...
18:00, 2019-05-21

Trump says war would lead to 'end' of Iran President Donald Trump says Iran would face its 'official end' if a war broke out between the two countries.        ...
15:34, 2019-05-21

Pope Francis changes Lord's Prayer: Head of Catholic church changes 'lead us not into temptation' line The translation of a line in the Lord's Prayer has been changed by The Pope after he signalled he was frustrated that it implies God might lead people into temptation....
10:51, 2019-06-06

'Avengers: Endgame,' 'Game of Thrones' lead MTV Movie & TV Awards nominations "Avengers: Endgame," ''Game of Thrones" and "RBG" are the three top nominees heading into the MTV Movie & TV Awards on June 17, garnering four each.        ...
14:51, 2019-05-21

All Hail the Queen: Mary J. Blige to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2019 BET Awards For the past three decades, Mary J. Blige has provided us with everlasting life through song like no artist before her. And to celebrate her various contributions to the entertainment industry, she’ll be honored with BET’s Lifetime Achievement Award later this month at the 19th annual BET Awards....
16:34, 2019-06-13

Oil tanker filmed ablaze in the Gulf of Oman – video Two oil tankers have been hit in suspected attacks in the Gulf of Oman and the crews evacuated, a month after a similar incident in which four tankers in the region were struck. In this video, one of the tankers can be seen on fire but still afloatTwo oil tankers struck in suspected attacks in Gulf ...
19:51, 2019-06-13

QB recruit Chandler Morris' decision: Dad and Arkansas or Dabo and Clemson? Chandler Morris, the son of Arkansas coach Chad Morris, is a coveted recruit. But Dad has to fight for a recruiting victory over Dabo Swinney, his former neighbor....
23:00, 2019-06-13

Vintage Capital Presses for Auction of Red Robin Burger Chain Private-equity firm Vintage Capital Management said it is willing to pay $40 a share for Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and called on the restaurant chain to launch a review of strategic alternatives....
03:51, 2019-06-14

|TencentinvestorNaspersseesprofitboostaheadofspin-off Naspers' full-year earnings have risen by as much as a third ahead of the technology group’s planned asset spinoff in Amsterdam, a move designed to reduce its dominance of Johannesburg’s stock exchange....
05:17, 2019-06-14

Global air travel's biggest-ever breakthrough British aviators John Alcock and Arthur Brown completed the first nonstop transatlantic flight in 1919. An egg-shaped monument in Ireland marks this moment in aviation history....
15:34, 2019-06-14

Kenya Lawmaker Charged With Hitting Female Colleague Over Funding Dispute The lawmaker who was hit, a member of Parliament’s budget committee, said she was struck so hard she bled, spurring female colleagues to walk out in protest....
18:17, 2019-06-14