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Rain postpones Federer, Nadal and Djokovic matches in Rome

ROME (AP) — Play at the Italian Open has been wiped out by rain, meaning Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic will have to wait until Thursday to play their opening matches at the clay-court tournament. Federer was slate...

Rain postpones Federer, Nadal and Djokovic matches in Rome

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Federer, Nadal, Djokovic and Osaka through to last 16 in Rome "Former world number one Roger Federer marked his return to the Italian Open for the first time since 2016 with a 6-4 6-3 second round win over Joao Sousa on Thursday."...
08:00, 05/16/2019

| Federer struggles, Djokovic, Nadal cruise in Rome Roger Federer saved two match points to advance to the quarter-finals of the Italian Open as Rafael Nadal and top seed Novak Djokovic raced through in straight sets....
00:00, 05/17/2019

Djokovic, Nadal and Konta progress to Rome semis, Osaka and Federer bow out with injury Novak Djokovic, Rafa Nadal and Johanna Konta progressed to the Italian Open semi-finals on Friday, but Roger Federer and Naomi Osaka were forced to withdraw with injury problems....
19:32, 05/17/2019

Federer, Nadal and Osaka through to last 16 in Rome Former world number one Roger Federer marked his return to the Italian Open for the first time since 2016 with a 6-4 6-3 second round win over Joao Sousa on Thursday....
07:00, 05/16/2019

| Federer kept waiting as rain delays Rome start Light rain forced a delay to the start of play at the Italian Open, with Roger Federer waiting to make an appearance in Rome for the first time in three years....
06:32, 05/15/2019

Serena, Federer, Djokovic among French Open storylines in Rome With less than two weeks until Roland Garros, there is no shortage of burning questions left to answer at the Italian Open, the last major tuneup before the French Open....
21:32, 05/13/2019

Nadal, Djokovic advance; Federer and Osaka withdraw injured Rafael Nadal is looking more and more like his dominating self with each match he plays on clay this week        ...
18:16, 05/17/2019

Nadal reaches Rome semis; Federer and Osaka withdraw injured Rafael Nadal is looking more and more like his dominating self with each match he plays on clay this week        ...
08:16, 05/17/2019

Nadal bagels Djokovic as he clinches Rome Masters title "Rafael Nadal beat world number one Novak Djokovic 6-0 4-6 6-1 to clinch the Rome title in a blistering return to his Grand Slam winning form ahead of the French Open."...
11:00, 05/19/2019

For Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic, Rome Offered Something Novel: A Bagel In the 54th match between fierce rivals, the Italian Open final offered the first scoreless set by either player. Nadal hung on to win his first title of 2019....
14:32, 05/19/2019

Imperious Nadal blows away Djokovic to land ninth Rome title Rafael Nadal proved that he would still be the man to beat when the French Open begins later this month after he humbled Novak Djokovic 6-0 4-6 6-1 in the Italian Open final on Sunday to win a record 34th ATP Masters 1000 title....
12:48, 05/19/2019

| Djokovic to meet Nadal for 54th time with Rome title at stake Novak Djokovic said he was relishing locking horns with his "greatest rival" Rafael Nadal as the pair set up the 54th clash of their careers at the Italian Open final....
23:00, 05/18/2019

Djokovic and Nadal to meet in Rome final, Konta faces Pliskova Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal won on Saturday to set up an Italian Open final meeting, while British number one Johanna Konta booked a final clash with Karolina Pliskova....
15:00, 05/18/2019

Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic to win ninth Rome Masters Rafael Nadal had to dig deep to beat Novak Djokovic in the final of the Rome Masters and claim his first title of the season, winning 6-0 4-6 6-1 after more than two hours of intense battle....
16:00, 05/19/2019

Rain postpones Marlins-Mets game; Aug. 5 doubleheader set NEW YORK (AP) — The Miami Marlins’ game at the New York Mets on Sunday was postponed because of rain, and the teams will make it up as part of a doubleheader on Aug. 5. With heavy rain falling all morning and more forecast all afternoon, the ga...
09:32, 05/12/2019

Federer survives scare against Monfils, Nadal through "Roger Federer survived two match points against French maverick Gael Monfils to extend his claycourt comeback and reach the quarter-finals of the Madrid Open, while Rafael Nadal"...
02:48, 05/10/2019

Federer fights off match points to advance in Rome Third-seeded Roger Federer saved two match points in a third-set tiebreaker against Croatia's Borna Coric to advance to the quarterfinals of the Internazionali BNL d'Italia in Rome on Thursday....
19:16, 05/16/2019

Tennis: Leg injury forces Federer out of Rome quarters Roger Federer has pulled out of his Italian Open quarter-final clash against Stefanos Tsitsipas due to an injury in his right leg, organizers said on Friday....
09:32, 05/17/2019

Nadal gets his revenge over Tsitsipas; Djokovic up next After losing in the semifinals of three straight clay-court tournaments, Rafael Nadal looked more like his old, dominant self when he beat Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-3, 6-4 Saturday to reach the Italian Open final        ...
14:32, 05/18/2019

Novak Djokovic has ‘sick obsession’ to be like Roger Federer: rival A brutally honest Nick Kyrgios unloaded on tennis greats Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic in a raw interview. Speaking to tennis writer Ben Rothenberg of the New York Times for the “No Challenges Remaining” podcast, the Aussie star blasted...
12:48, 05/16/2019

Federer, Nadal and Osaka win on busy day at Italian Open Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Naomi Osaka all advance with routine wins in the first of their two matches on a busy Thursday at the Italian Open        ...
07:32, 05/16/2019

At Indian Wells, It’ll Be Federer vs. Nadal for the 39th Time. Maybe. With straight-set wins on Friday, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal set up a meeting in a BNP Paribas Open semifinal on Saturday. But Nadal’s right knee may not cooperate....
11:32, 04/28/2019

Shapovalov earns Rome meeting with Djokovic "Canadian Denis Shapovalov set up a clash with world number one Novak Djokovic when he beat Pablo Carreno Busta in straight sets in his first round match at the Italian Open on Monday."...
15:00, 05/13/2019

Kyrgios rips into Djokovic, Nadal in podcast "Australia\u0027s Nick Kyrgios has branded Rafa Nadal a sore loser, the Spaniard\u0027s uncle Toni an \"idiot\" and said world number one Novak Djokovic has a \"sick obsession\" with being liked in a podcast certain to ruffle feathers ahead of the Fr...
00:48, 05/16/2019

Tsitsipas stuns Nadal to set up Djokovic showdown "Stefanos Tsitsipas pulled off one of the biggest wins of his short but remarkable career by beating Rafael Nadal 6-4 2-6 6-3 on Spanish soil on Saturday to book his place in the Madrid Open final against world number one Novak Djokovic."...
17:16, 05/11/2019

Federer makes triumphant return to clay in Madrid, Djokovic advances Roger Federer made an impressive return to clay by easing past Richard Gasquet to reach the last 16 of the Madrid Open on Tuesday, while Novak Djokovic also breezed through with a straight sets win over American Taylor Fritz....
17:00, 05/07/2019

Unfiltered Kyrgios rips into Djokovic, Nadal in podcast "Australia\u0027s Nick Kyrgios has branded Rafa Nadal a sore loser, the Spaniard\u0027s uncle Toni an \"idiot\" and said world number one Novak Djokovic has a \"sick obsession\" with being liked in a podcast certain to ruffle feathers ahead of the Fr...
00:00, 05/16/2019

Nadal keeps heavy Australian loss to Djokovic in perspective Lesser experienced players than Rafael Nadal have felt destroyed by the kind of defeat Novak Djokovic inflicted on him in the Australian Open final, but that's now how the 17-time major winner thinks.        ...
07:32, 05/16/2019

Nadal outlasts Djokovic for ninth Italian Open win Rafael Nadal withstood a brave fightback from Novak Djokovic to earn his ninth Italian Open title with a 6-0, 4-6, 6-1 victory over the world No. 1 in Rome....
15:32, 05/19/2019

| Nadal crushes Chardy to reach Rome Round 3 Defending champion Rafael Nadal lost just one game as he crushed France's Jeremy Chardy in straight sets to advance to the third round of the Italian Open....
05:16, 05/16/2019

Nadal races into Rome semis, Konta also makes last four Italian Open champion Rafael Nadal set up a semi-final with Stefanos Tsitsipas thanks to a 6-4 6-0 win over fellow Spaniard Fernando Verdasco on Friday, while Briton Johanna Konta got through to the last four for the first time....
12:48, 05/17/2019

Nadal gets his revenge over Tsitsipas to reach Rome final ROME (AP) — After losing in the semifinals of three straight clay-court tournaments, Rafael Nadal looked more like his old, dominant self when he beat Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-3, 6-4 Saturday to reach the Italian Open final. It was a measure of revenge f...
08:48, 05/18/2019

Tennis: Rain washes out entire day's play in Rome Heavy rain washed out the entire day's play at the Italian Open in Rome on Wednesday, leaving organizers of the ATP and WTA claycourt events facing a backlog of matches....
15:16, 05/15/2019

Back on top: Nadal beats Djokovic for 9th Italian Open title Rafael Nadal is right back where he wants to be after winning Italian Open title with victory over Djokovic        ...
11:16, 05/19/2019

Nadal, Djokovic reach quarterfinals at Monte Carlo Masters Defending champion Rafael Nadal advanced to the quarterfinals of the Monte Carlo Masters by beating Grigor Dimitrov 6-4, 6-1 Thursday        ...
12:32, 04/28/2019

Rafael Nadal dominates Novak Djokovic for Italian Open title ROME — Rafael Nadal is right back where he wants to be. After losing in the semifinals of three straight clay-court tournaments, Nadal dominated for stretches against his longtime rival, Novak Djokovic, in a 6-0, 4-6, 6-1 win Sunday for a record-exte...
11:16, 05/19/2019

Djokovic eyes French Open final against Nadal as clay begins As Novak Djokovic begins his preparations for a fourth straight Grand Slam title, he likes to imagine beating Rafael Nadal in the French Open final        ...
12:32, 04/28/2019

Roger Federer believes Nick Kyrgios should be spared ATP suspension for chair-throwing Rome outburst Roger Federer does not believe Nick Kyrgios' chair-throwing outburst that led to him defaulting his second-round match at the Italian Open on Thursday warrants a suspension by the ATP....
00:32, 05/17/2019

Nick Kyrgios slams 'cringeworthy' Djokovic and 'salty' Nadal ahead of French Open World No 34 hammers men’s tennis champions during Rome Masters podcastFree-speaking Australian calls Fernando Verdasco ‘most arrogant person ever’Nick Kyrgios has launched a remarkable volley of insults at some of the leading players in men’s tennis ...
00:00, 05/16/2019

Novak Djokovic crushes Rafael Nadal in straight sets for Australian Open title In a near perfect showing, Novak Djokovic captured a record seventh Australian Open title by dismantling Rafael Nadal 6-3, 6-2, 6-3.        ...
07:32, 05/16/2019

Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic in Italian Open final to win record 34th ATP Masters title Rafael Nadal exacted the perfect form of revenge on Novak Djokovic after storming his way to a record 34th ATP Masters 1000 title at the Italian Open....
14:00, 05/19/2019

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. Djo...
20:48, 05/19/2019

Surprised Nadal sees 'super solid' Djokovic exit Monte Carlo Surprised at seeing rival Novak Djokovic go out of the Monte Carlo Masters after an error-strewn performance, defending champion Rafael Nadal acknowledged he enjoyed some luck in reaching the semifinals on Friday       ...
12:32, 04/28/2019

SpaceX Postpones Its Launch of 60 Internet Satellites SpaceX postponed a planned Wednesday night blastoff of a Falcon 9 rocket carrying the first 60 satellites for his new Starlink internet service, citing excessive winds over the Florida launch site....
00:16, 05/16/2019

De Blasio postpones announcing 2020 presidential bid Mayor de Blasio will not formally announce his much-teased presidential run this week, a source close to his political operation confirmed to The Post on Monday. Hizzoner has teased a possible White House run for months, touring early key Democratic ...
17:00, 05/06/2019

Samsung Postpones Rollout of Galaxy Fold The company, the world’s largest handset maker, said it would postpone the release of the foldable smartphone after reports that the device was malfunctioning....
12:16, 04/28/2019

SpaceX postpones Starlink satellite launch again, for 'about a week' A SpaceX launch already scrubbed once due to inclement weather was postponed again nearly 24 hours later on Thursday, this time for "about a week," in order to update satellite software and "triple-check everything," Elon Musk's rocket company said....
20:16, 05/16/2019

Aaron Hicks postpones return because his swing isn’t ready Aaron Hicks was back at Yankee Stadium on Thursday, but the team will have to wait a bit longer for its center fielder to make his long-awaited season debut after has been sidelined since suffering a lower-back injury during spring training. Hicks to...
17:48, 05/09/2019

SpaceX Postpones Launch of Its First Internet Network Satellites SpaceX postponed a launch of 60 satellites into low-Earth orbit that was scheduled for Thursday night, possibly until next week, citing a need for software updates....
01:00, 05/17/2019

CFE Temporarily Postpones Launch Date For S&P 500 Variance Futures CHICAGO, Oct. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that it has temporarily postponed the launch of S&P 500 Variance futures, originally scheduled to begin on Thursday, October 4. The additional time will allow mar...
21:16, 05/01/2019

PSG striker Neymar suspended 3 matches after clash with fan PARIS (AP) — Paris Saint-Germain striker Neymar has been given a three-game ban for lashing out at a fan following a loss in the French Cup final last month. The French soccer federation’s disciplinary commission added a suspended two-match ban...
04:16, 05/10/2019

Kang 10-under 61 for the Nelson lead, matches course record Sung Kang matches Trinity Forest course record with 10-under 61 in second round at the Byron Nelson        ...
13:32, 05/10/2019

MLS refs messed up in the past two D.C. United matches Once reversal that disallowed a goal on video review cost Ben Olsen’s team and another benefited it, according to the Professional Referees Organization, an independent group that oversees officiating in U.S.-based soccer leagues....
19:48, 05/09/2019

SpaceX postpones satellite launch in Florida due to high winds Elon Musk's SpaceX postponed its planned Wednesday night blastoff of a Falcon 9 rocket carrying the first cluster of satellites for his new Starlink internet service, citing excessive winds over the Florida launch site....
21:00, 05/15/2019

Vancouver postpones ban on plastic straws, while Surrey gives it green light Vancouver city staff say businesses need more information, and details around bylaws and phase-out plans will be presented to council no later than this fall....
05:16, 05/01/2019

Sung Kang matches course with 61 to take Byron Nelson lead DALLAS (AP) — Sung Kang matched the Trinity Forest course record with a 10-under 61 on an unseasonably cool day Friday to take the second-round lead in the Byron Nelson. Kang was 16 under after his round that included six birdies in a row. The 31-yea...
19:00, 05/10/2019

Ashleigh Barty's winning streak reaches 11 matches in Madrid Simona Halep awaits in quarter-finalBarty will rise to at least world No 8 next weekAshleigh Barty has recorded the best start to a tennis season by an Australian in 16 years, surging into the quarter-finals of the Madrid Open with an 11th straight v...
22:32, 05/08/2019

Chess: Guildford extend unbeaten run to record 77 matches over six years The Surrey club kept their monopoly on the 4NCL title by defeating an ambitious challenge from the Isle of ManNo surprises at the 4NCL, then. Guildford maintained their stranglehold on the Four Nations Chess League by winning all 11 matches in the cu...
06:00, 05/10/2019

Serena Williams, Naomi Osaka win opening matches in Miami Eight-time champion Serena Williams wins opening match at new site of Miami Open by beating Rebecca Peterson in 3 sets        ...
18:48, 05/16/2019

Mertens matches Maradona's 81 Serie A goals in Napoli win Dries Mertens matched Diego Maradona with his 81st Serie A goal for Napoli and Carlo Ancelotti's squad bounced back from a run of poor results for a 2-0 win at relegation-threatened Frosinone on Sunday        ...
12:16, 04/28/2019

Pompeo postpones visit to Greenland to return early to Washington: U.S. State Department U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has postponed his visit to Greenland because he needs to return to Washington, the State Department said on Thursday....
22:32, 05/08/2019

Dufner matches career-low round as McIlroy stumbles at Wells Fargo Jason Dufner emerged from hibernation to take the second-round lead at the Wells Fargo Championship on Friday, while Rory McIlroy stumbled in Charlotte, North Carolina....
21:32, 05/03/2019

Watford’s Étienne Capoue turns blind eye to Manchester City’s matches • Watford midfielder prefers to watch NBA games on TV• Capoue faces City in FA Cup final on SaturdayManchester City’s performances this season have been impressive enough to leave opponents daunted even before kick-off but Étienne Capoue, the Watford...
14:48, 05/16/2019

UEFA not planning European weekend matches before 2027 - Serie A chief "UEFA is not planning to stage Champions League matches at weekends before 2027, Serie A\u0027s chief executive Luigi De Siervo said on Thursday after taking part in a meeting with European soccer\u0027s ruling body."...
20:48, 05/09/2019

Classic Matches: Gaudio comes from two sets down to beat Coria in epic 2004 thriller "In this Classic Match we look back to the French Open final in 2004 when Gaston Gaudio came from two sets down to beat compatriot Guillermo Coria in an epic five-set thriller."...
04:16, 05/19/2019

'I want to be the Federer of women's golf' With imprecision punished by a ball landing in the lava fields, Icelandic golfers have an extra incentive to make the fairways. Some courses lie inside old volcanoes and require players to battle howling winds as they hit shots over expanses of ocean...
05:32, 05/20/2019

Federer to play in Italian Open Coming off his first clay event in three years, Roger Federer announced Saturday he'll play in next week's Italian Open to prepare for the French Open....
09:48, 05/11/2019

Roger Federer’s 101 Titles: By the Numbers With a win over John Isner in Sunday's Miami Open final, Roger Federer now has 101 titles. He is eight short of matching Jimmy Connors for the most in the open era....
11:32, 04/28/2019

Federer's tears for former coach: 'Never broke down like this' As Roger Federer prepares to defend his Australian Open title, an emotional interview with CNN Sport reveals just how much the Swiss continues to mourn the loss of Australian Peter Carter....
09:32, 04/28/2019

Federer latest withdrawal from Italian Open "Roger Federer has pulled out of his Italian Open quarter-final clash against Stefanos Tsitsipas due to an injury in his right leg, organisers said on Friday."...
07:00, 05/17/2019

After three years away, Roger Federer returns to clay Having skipped the clay circuit the past two years, Roger Federer is back on the surface this week in Madrid in preparation for something bigger: the French Open....
08:00, 05/06/2019

Federer clinches 1,200th career win at Madrid Open Back on clay and back winning matches, Roger Federer has reached yet another landmark: a 1,200th career victory more than two decades after his first professional win....
03:48, 05/10/2019

Roger Federer ponders eventual retirement plans When will Roger Federer retire? It is a question that tennis' all-time great has been asked in recent years, especially after he suffered a freak knee injury in 2016 and moved into his mid and now late 30s....
09:32, 04/28/2019

Federer loses to Thiem in Madrid Open quarterfinals Roger Federer wastes two match points, loses in three sets to Dominic Thiem in Madrid Open quarterfinals        ...
14:00, 05/10/2019

Federer survives match points to beat Monfils "Roger Federer survived two match points against French maverick Gael Monfils to extend his claycourt comeback and reach the quarter-finals of the Madrid Open on Thursday."...
09:48, 05/09/2019

Roger Federer reaches century of career titles Roger Federer claimed the 100th title of his remarkable career with a straight sets victory over Greece's Stefanos Tsitsipas to win the Dubai title Saturday for the eighth time....
09:32, 04/28/2019

Federer 'happy' to return to clay after three-year hiatus "Former world number one Roger Federer said he was glad he made the decision to return to clay courts as he prepares for the Madrid Open this week, three years after his last match on the surface."...
04:00, 05/06/2019

'I'm your biggest fan,' says Federer as tennis stars pay tribute to Murray "The biggest stars in tennis paid tribute to Andy Murray in a special video shown to the British hero as he lost in his first-round match on Monday - which could be the last of his career."...
05:10, 05/01/2019

Men's big three and Osaka through to last 16 in Rome Former world number one Roger Federer marked his return to the Italian Open for the first time since 2016 with a 6-4 6-3 second round win over Joao Sousa on Thursday as top seed Novak Djokovic and holder Rafael Nadal also reached the last 16....
07:48, 05/16/2019

The comeback of Novak Djokovic 15-time grand slam winner Novak Djokovic was on top of the world at the beginning of 2016 when injury caused a slam drought that went nearly two years....
09:32, 04/28/2019

How Tottenham's Champions League group looked after three matches... as Spurs book 'miraculous' semi-final spot Tottenham booked their place in the last four of the Champions League for the first time despite a dramatic 4-3 defeat to Manchester City on Wednesday evening....
15:16, 05/08/2019

Roger Federer clinches 1,200th career win at Madrid Open Back on clay and back winning matches, Roger Federer has reached yet another landmark: a 1,200th career victory more than two decades after his first professional win....
05:32, 05/10/2019

‘In the mood’: Federer seeks more match time at Italian Open ROME (AP) — At 37 and with 20 Grand Slam titles, Roger Federer still gets excited about playing tennis. That’s why he added this week’s Italian Open to his schedule. Federer says he was “in the mood to play,” adding “hon...
04:48, 05/14/2019

Roger Federer Gets the Pope Treatment on a Chaotic Day at the Italian Open While Federer was awed by the way fans responded to him at the Italian Open, other players were struggling to cope with poor conditions on and off the court....
18:48, 05/16/2019

Federer outlasts Monfils to reach Madrid Open quarterfinals Roger Federer has reached the quarterfinals of the Madrid Open after saving two match points in a three-set win over a gritty Gael Monfils        ...
16:00, 05/09/2019

| 'See you again - maybe': Kyrgios disqualified in Rome Nick Kyrgios was disqualified from the Italian Open after throwing a chair across court in a foul-mouthed tantrum before storming off during his match....
16:16, 05/16/2019

Federer's clay-court return equal parts promising and frustrating Roger Federer's oh-so-close loss in the quarterfinals of the Madrid Open didn't diminish an encouraging week of preparation as he takes aim at the French Open....
13:32, 05/10/2019

Thiem ousts Federer in Madrid Open thriller to reach semis Dominic Thiem edged a thrilling clash with Roger Federer 3-6 7-6(11) 6-4 to end the Swiss veteran's clay season comeback and reach the Madrid Open semi-finals on Friday....
13:48, 05/10/2019

Roger Federer and Naomi Osaka Withdraw From Italian Open With Injuries Federer reported a right leg injury before his match against Stefanos Tsitsipas, while Osaka said her right hand was injured before she was to play Kiki Bertens....
07:16, 05/17/2019

"In No-Man's Land": Roger Federer Taking "Baby Steps" On Clay Return Roger Federer last tested his ability on European dirt at the Rome Masters in 2016, before opting to concentrate on the world's hard surfaces and grass courts....
23:16, 05/02/2019

Roger Federer beats Gaël Monfils in Madrid and claims 1,200th win • Federer saves match points and wins 6-1, 4-6, 7-6 (3)• Novak Djokovic eases to 6-1, 7-6 (2) victory against ChardyRoger Federer, as only he would dare to do, serve-volleyed on a second serve to save one of two match points and then went on to claim...
13:16, 05/09/2019

The Rain is Just Getting Started It’s been a close call so far today at Churchill Downs. Spotty showers and drizzle have popped up, but nothing has been too heavy or long lasting. That’s about to change. Steady rain files in throughout the afternoon, not just in Louisvil...
13:32, 05/04/2019

AMD to launch new 7nm Navi GPU, Rome CPU in 3rd quarter Enlarge / AMD CEO Lisa Su, holding a Rome processor. The large chip in the middle is the 14nm I/O chip; around it are pairs of 7nm chiplets containing the CPU cores. (credit: AMD) In its earnings call, AMD offered a little more detail about the lau...
04:48, 05/02/2019

Kyrgios expelled as big three reach last eight in Rome An action-packed day at the Italian Open was marred by an astonishing outburst from Australian Nick Kyrgios, who was expelled from the tournament after going wild in the third set of his match against Casper Ruud on Thursday....
22:16, 05/16/2019

Djokovic reaches Madrid Open quarterfinals MADRID (AP) — Novak Djokovic eased into the Madrid Open quarterfinals by beating Jeremy Chardy 6-1, 7-6 (2) on Thursday. Djokovic dominated the first set and won the final four points of the tiebreaker in the Magic Box. He racked up a 13th consecutiv...
07:32, 05/09/2019

Djokovic bests Tsitsipas for third Madrid title Novak Djokovic defeated Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-3, 6-4 to win his third Madrid Open title Sunday, tying Rafael Nadal for most Masters 1000 trophies with 33....
13:00, 05/12/2019

Djokovic upset in 4th round at Miami Open Top seed Novak Djokovic was upset by Roberto Bautista Agut 1-6, 7-5, 6-3 in the fourth round of the Miami Open. The world No. 1 was looking to win his 850th match but fell short.        ...
07:32, 05/16/2019

Djokovic edges past Thiem into final "World number one Novak Djokovic reached the final of the Madrid Open after seeing off last year\u0027s runner-up Dominic Thiem 7-6(2) 7-6(4) in a gruelling, high-quality encounter on Saturday that lasted two hours and 22 minutes."...
11:00, 05/11/2019

Roger Federer digs into tennis triumphs, big rivalries and future retirement plans The tennis star discusses important achievements, biggest rivalries and what he'll do when he eventually retires.        ...
16:16, 05/15/2019

Federer wins 101st title, beating Isner in Miami Open final Roger Federer became tennis' first repeat champion of 2019 when he won his 101st career title by beating defending champion John Isner in the Miami Open final in straight sets        ...
12:48, 05/16/2019

Roger Federer still finds joy in tennis life amid record-breaking success Into the 21st year of his storied career, Roger Federer remains dedicated to playing tennis and continuing to rewrite tennis history books.        ...
07:32, 05/16/2019

No. 1 Osaka pulls off two wins on busy day in Rome Top seed and world No. 1 Naomi Osaka won twice Thursday, defeating Slovakia's Dominika Cibulkova and Romania's Mihaela Buzarnescu in straight sets to advance to the quarterfinals of the Internazionali BNL d'Italia in Rome....
19:16, 05/16/2019

Serena pulls out of Rome with knee injury "Serena Williams pulled out of the Italian Open on Tuesday due to a persistent knee injury which casts doubt on her participation in the French Open which begins this month."...
12:00, 05/14/2019

Is Madrid or Rome a better predictor for the French Open? With three weeks until Roland Garros, we compare the two big clay tournaments leading up to the French Open and what we've learned from them over the years....
07:00, 05/02/2019

Killing Eve heads to Rome for a working vacation This show is reaching a point where it might be better to exile Eve and Villanelle to an island where they stop making trouble for everyone else. They’re lurching towards the destination desired by their various handlers, but there’s quite a lot of c...
21:00, 05/19/2019

| Dominant Djokovic wins Madrid Open title Novak Djokovic joined Rafael Nadal as a 33-time Masters champion when he swept to victory over Stefanos Tsitsipas to claim a third Madrid Open title....
13:16, 05/12/2019

Djokovic labors into Monte Carlo 3rd round with scrappy win Two-time champion Novak Djokovic labored into the third round of the Monte Carlo Masters with a scrappy 6-3, 4-6, 6-1 win against Philipp Kohlschreiber on Tuesday        ...
12:32, 04/28/2019

Djokovic survives Kohlschreiber scare in Monte Carlo "World number one Novak Djokovic took out his frustration on the racket in a scrappy performance but did enough to overcome German Philipp Kohlschreiber in a 6-3 4-6 6-4 win in the second round of the Monte Carlo Masters on Tuesday."...
05:10, 05/01/2019

Novak Djokovic reaches 3rd round at Madrid Open MADRID (AP) — Top-ranked Novak Djokovic advanced to the third round of the Madrid Open with a 6-4, 6-2 win over Taylor Fritz on Tuesday. Djokovic broke Fritz’s serve once in the first set and twice in the second, conceding only one break opport...
07:48, 05/07/2019

Djokovic backs Gimelstob's decision to quit ATP board "World number one Novak Djokovic said Justin Gimelstob made a \u0027wise decision\u0027 to step down from the ATP board of directors but also suggested he might make a return in the future."...
00:16, 05/07/2019

| Djokovic says Gimelstob right to quit ATP board, praises contribution Player Council president Novak Djokovic has paid tribute to Justin Gimelstob's work as an ATP board member but said the American had made a "wise" decision to quit. `...
13:16, 05/06/2019

Nadal unworried by 'normal' form "Rafael Nadal insists that he is not overly worried by his form heading into Roland Garros following his Madrid Masters defeat by Stefanos Tsitsipas."...
01:32, 05/12/2019

Serena Williams withdraws from Rome with injured knee Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Italian Open ahead of her second-round match against sister Venus due to a continuing left knee injury        ...
11:32, 05/14/2019

Kyrgios defaulted for throwing chair onto court in Rome Nick Kyrgios walked off the court in a fit of rage after throwing a chair onto the red clay at the Italian Open and was defaulted from his second-round match        ...
09:00, 05/16/2019

Osaka pulls out of Rome quarters with hand injury World number one Naomi Osaka pulled out of the Italian Open quarter-finals on Friday with a right thumb injury, casting doubts over her participation in this month's French Open....
12:48, 05/17/2019

| Osaka pulls out of Rome in French Open scare World No 1 Naomi Osaka has pulled out of the Italian Open before Thursday's quarter-finals with injury just a week before the start of the French Open....
03:48, 05/17/2019

Zverev crashes out in Rome as injured Serena withdraws World number five Alexander Zverev continued his poor recent form as he crashed out of the Italian Open in the second round while Serena Williams had to pull out of the women's draw with a recurring knee injury on Tuesday....
17:32, 05/14/2019

Sharapova withdraws from Rome with lingering shoulder injury Three-time champion Maria Sharapova has withdrawn from the upcoming Italian Open as she continues to recover from a right shoulder injury        ...
15:48, 05/02/2019

Osaka withdraws from Rome quarters with right hand injury ROME (AP) — Top-ranked Naomi Osaka withdrew from her Italian Open quarterfinal due to a right hand injury on Friday. Osaka was scheduled to meet Kiki Bertens, who advanced to the semifinals via walkover. It wasn’t immediately clear how serious ...
03:48, 05/17/2019

Serena Williams withdraws in Rome but says she will be fit for French Open American has been dealing with a knee injury this yearWorld No11 had been due to face her sister, VenusSerena Williams has withdrawn from the Premier 5 tournament in Rome, the last big event before this month’s French Open.Williams said she has been ...
09:48, 05/14/2019

Zverev crashes out as Goffin, Kyrgios advance in Rome World number five Alexander Zverev continued his poor recent form as he crashed out of the Italian Open in the second round after a 7-5 7-5 defeat by home favorite Matteo Berrettini on Tuesday....
11:16, 05/14/2019

Spaghetti with rocket, anchovies and ricotta | A Kitchen in Rome A 14-minute meal of olives and rocket hiding in a tangle of spaghetti, and doused in anchovy oil and lemon-scented ricottaOne of the nine books that never leaves the overflowing shelf of my desk is Gillian Riley’s translation of a book by Giacomo Cas...
05:16, 05/01/2019

How all this rain will affect a relieved PGA Championship The good news is the timing. The bad news is Bethpage Black can’t seem to play host to a major championship without rain coming to spoil the party at least a little. The hulking course on Long Island took a pelting Monday morning and afternoon, limit...
16:16, 05/13/2019

Only Tariffs Can Rain on Walmart's Party Walmart’s string of strong sales continues unabated in 2019, with its first-quarter earnings topping expectations and setting up a strong outlook for the rest of the year....
10:48, 05/16/2019

Rain way up, temps way down, heat in the forecast but just for now? TUCSON – And just like that May 2019 has turned into the wettest month we’ve seen since records have been kept at Tucson International Airport. What a wet weekend across Tucson. May records shattered. #AZwx #KVOAwx pic.twitter.com/4FNav8...
18:48, 05/13/2019

More Rounds of Rain over Derby Weekend A batch of strong and severe thunderstorms kicked start a stretch of active weather. After a brief break in the action, more rain will arrive through the night. Again, heavy rain will be possible into Friday morning. While showers will be fairly stea...
17:00, 05/02/2019

Saturday Forecast: Rain for Mother’s Day TUCSON – It is going to be a wet Mother’s Day starting on Saturday night. Shower and thunderstorm chances will increase into the evening hours across much of the area. Sunday will see a 60 percent chance of thunderstorms between 11 a.m. a...
22:16, 05/11/2019

Djokovic beats Thiem to reach Madrid Open final MADRID (AP) — Novak Djokovic defeated Dominic Thiem 7-6 (2), 7-6 (4) to reach the Madrid Open final for the third time. Djokovic outplayed Thiem in both tiebreakers, converting on his first match point to set up a final against either Rafael Nadal or...
12:16, 05/11/2019

Novak Djokovic stunned by Daniil Medvedev in Monte Carlo "World number one Novak Djokovic\u0027s French Open preparations were dealt with a blow as he suffered a 6-3 4-6 6-2 defeat by Russian Daniil Medvedev in the Monte Carlo Masters quarter-finals on Friday."...
05:10, 05/01/2019

Acknowledging Distractions, Novak Djokovic Loses at Miami Open Seemingly on a roll after winning the Australian Open, Djokovic, who has been embroiled in a back-room ATP imbroglio, stumbled for the second time in two weeks....
11:32, 04/28/2019

| Djokovic edges past Thiem to reach Madrid final Novak Djokovic enhanced his credentials as the greatest threat to Rafael Nadal winning a 12th French Open title after he beat Dominic Thiem to reach the Madrid Open final....
19:32, 05/11/2019

Novak Djokovic gives a qualified backing to disgraced Justin Gimelsto • World No 1 leaves door open for American• Gimelstob resigned from ATP players’ councilAt the risk of catapulting Justin Gimelstob into a stratosphere beyond the imaginings of his own ego, Novak Djokovic on Monday first buried his old friend then pr...
07:16, 05/07/2019

Cilic withdraws, Djokovic reaches Madrid Open semifinals MADRID (AP) — Novak Djokovic reached the semifinals of the Madrid Open on Friday after Marin Cilic withdrew because of food poisoning. Cilic said he had a “terrible night” and would not be able to play in the quarterfinal match against th...
04:16, 05/10/2019

Djokovic sounds open to Gimelstob regaining role in tennis Top-ranked Novak Djokovic sounds open to Justin Gimelstob's eventual return to influential role in tennis following his recent resignation from ATP board of directors        ...
14:48, 05/06/2019

Nadal advances in Barcelona after dropping set to Mayer "World number two Rafa Nadal dropped a set at the Barcelona Open for the first time in four years before advancing to the last 16, beating Argentine Leonardo Mayer 6-7(7) 6-4 6-2 on Wednesday."...
05:10, 05/01/2019

Fognini stuns Nadal to reach final "Rafa Nadal suffered a shock 6-4 6-2 semi-final defeat against flamboyant Italian Fabio Fognini at the Monte Carlo Masters on Saturday, showing rare signs of weakness five weeks before the French Open."...
05:10, 05/01/2019

Rafa Nadal marches on in Monte Carlo "Second seed Rafa Nadal was forced to work hard for his 18th straight match win at the Monte Carlo Country Club as he fought back to beat Argentina Guido Pella 7-6(1) 6-3 on Friday."...
05:10, 05/01/2019

Nadal confident arriving in Madrid despite disappointing run Rafael Nadal confident arriving at Madrid Open despite disappointing run to start clay-court season        ...
02:00, 05/05/2019

Stefanos Tsitsipas Became One Of The Few To Take Out Rafael Nadal On Clay He’d won over Federer on fast hard court at a major, and he’d won over Djokovic on slow hard court at a masters. Saturday brought an even thornier test for Stefanos Tsitsipas. The Greek had lost all seven sets he’d previously played against Rafael Na...
13:32, 05/13/2019

Tennis: Osaka pulls out of Rome quarters with hand injury World number one Naomi Osaka pulled out of the Italian Open quarter-finals on Friday with a right thumb injury, casting doubts over her participation in this month's French Open....
09:32, 05/17/2019

Fans set police car on fire ahead of Italian Cup final in Rome Lazio fans also threw bottles, stones and other objects before the team's game against Atalanta. Police responded with water cannons and tear gas.        ...
16:16, 05/15/2019

Missing German found at Rome airport living among homeless A German man who has been missing for months has reportedly surfaced at Fiumicino airport west of Rome. Police say he was "scruffy-looking" and living among the homeless....
06:32, 05/04/2019

Returning Serena starts clay campaign with routine Rome win "Serena Williams began her French Open preparations with a routine 6-4 6-2 victory over Swedish qualifier Rebecca Peterson in the opening round of the Italian Open on Monday."...
10:00, 05/13/2019

Konta beats Venus to reach Rome quarter-finals "Johanna Konta beat a third American in the space of four days - and a second in the space of a few hours - defeating Venus Williams 6-2, 6-4 to reach the quarter-finals of the Internazionali BNL D\u0027Italia in Rome."...
09:16, 05/16/2019

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

Papal aide restores Rome building's power to help homeless Pope Francis' almsgiver has gone down a Rome manhole to restore electricity for hundreds of homeless people living in an unused state-owned building....
23:00, 05/12/2019

Giants-Rockies game postponed by rain DENVER (AP) — Rain has forced the postponement of Wednesday night’s game between the San Francisco Giants and Colorado Rockies. The teams are scheduled to make up the game on July 15 as part of a split doubleheader. The Giants and Rockies are s...
18:32, 05/08/2019

Rain grounds aid flights in cyclone-hit Mozambique Rains grounded aid flights in northern Mozambique for a second day on Monday, leaving communities in remote areas cut off with few supplies in the aftermath of Cyclone Kenneth....
06:16, 04/29/2019

Ottawa and Montreal brace for rain and more flooding Canadians already deluged by floodwaters in recent days braced for more rain over the weekend as federal and local authorities marshaled resources to help beleaguered residents....
12:00, 04/28/2019

Heavy rain floods Houston streets The Houston area braced for more serious flooding as heavy rain and hail pelted the nation's fourth largest city for the second time this week, threatening to send some streams over their banks. Many vehicles have gotten stuck on flooded streets...
08:00, 05/10/2019

Golf: Rain par for the course during major week at Bethpage Rain and the Bethpage Black Course go hand in hand when the world's best players visit so it was perhaps appropriate that the PGA Championship week started cold and soggy on a dreary Long Island Monday....
17:00, 05/13/2019

Delighted Djokovic wins third Madrid Open as Tsitsipas runs out of steam Delighted world number one Novak Djokovic said he was back to his best after winning a third Madrid Open title on Sunday, defeating Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-3 6-4....
22:48, 05/12/2019

Djokovic in Madrid Open semis after Cilic food poisoning withdrawal "World number one Novak Djokovic automatically progressed to the Madrid Open semi-finals after his quarter-final opponent Marin Cilic was forced to withdraw because of food poisoning on Friday."...
05:00, 05/10/2019

Nadal shines in comfortable victory over Ferrer in Barcelona "Rafael Nadal gave a much improved performance to advance into the quarter-finals of the Barcelona Open on Thursday, dispatching Spanish compatriot and crowd favourite David Ferrer 6-3 6-3."...
05:10, 05/01/2019

Tsitsipas comes of age to beat Nadal and reach Madrid final Stefanos Tsitsipas pulled off one of the biggest wins of his short but remarkable career by beating Rafael Nadal 6-4 2-6 6-3 on Spanish soil on Saturday to book his place in the Madrid Open final against world number one Novak Djokovic....
20:32, 05/11/2019

Thiem stuns Nadal to reach Barcelona final "Dominic Thiem knocked favourite and 11-times champion Rafael Nadal out of the Barcelona Open with a stunning 6-4 6-4 victory in Saturday\u0027s semi-final, avenging his defeat by the Spaniard in last year\u0027s French Open final."...
05:10, 05/01/2019

Nadal to face Thiem in Barcelona Open semifinals Rafael Nadal brushes off challenge from German Jan-Lennard Struff to earn 7-5, 7-5 win and a place in the Barcelona Open semifinals        ...
12:32, 04/28/2019

Rafael Nadal says he is taking clay slump ‘naturally’ MADRID (AP) — Usually this time of the year Rafael Nadal is talking about how his game is peaking ahead of the French Open. The discussion is typically about how many title-winning streaks he has extended and which records he has broken as the clay s...
09:32, 05/12/2019

Strife-torn Libya's UN-backed leader meets Conte in Rome Strife-torn Libya's UN-backed leader is visiting Rome in a bid to shore up support for his government in Tripoli that is under attack by rival militias....
07:00, 05/07/2019

Strife-torn Libya’s UN-backed leader meets Conte in Rome ROME (AP) — Strife-torn Libya’s UN-backed leader is visiting Rome in a bid to shore up support for his government in Tripoli that is under attack by rival militias. Prime Minister Fayez Sarraj met Tuesday with Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Co...
03:16, 05/07/2019

Suspect held in death of woman flung off Rome’s Sisto Bridge ROME (AP) — Rome police say a suspect has been detained in the slaying of a 37-year-old woman whose body was found May 2 on a Tiber River walkway near Sisto Bridge. Police say Imen Chatbouri, who was born in Tunisia and in the past competed for Italy...
09:32, 05/12/2019

Italy hits back after EU raises concerns over Rome's growing deficit The spat between Italy and the European Commission has resurfaced after the Italian government slammed the Brussels-based institution's economic forecasts as "ungenerous" and "bogus."...
00:32, 05/08/2019

Suspect held in death of woman flung off Rome's Sisto Bridge Rome police say a suspect has been detained in the slaying of a 37-year-old woman whose body was found May 2 on a Tiber River walkway near Sisto Bridge....
09:48, 05/12/2019

Local 17-year-old wild card beats US veteran Johnson in Rome Local teenager Jannik Sinner rallies to beat American veteran Steve Johnson 1-6, 6-1, 7-5 in the first round of the Italian Open        ...
12:32, 05/12/2019

| England's Archer stars again before rain washes out Pakistan ODI Jofra Archer continued his bid to earn a place in England's World Cup squad with a hostile opening spell against Pakistan before rain intervened at the Oval....
12:16, 05/08/2019

Mona Barthel progresses as rain disrupts Nuremberg Cup Rain disrupted play at the Nuremberg Cup on Monday, with Mona Barthel the only player to progress on the second day        ...
00:00, 05/21/2019

Behold the Probably Tear-Inducing First Trailer for The Art of Racing in the Rain Two of my most favoritest things on this planet are cars and dogs. The Art of Racing in the Rain is a book that contains both—and now it’s finally going to be a movie! You can see the trailer below....
21:32, 05/20/2019

Lawmaker calls on MLB to change rain delay rules After a rash of rain delays and postponements in the early part of the season, a Brooklyn councilman sent a proposal to MLB's commissioner.        ...
16:16, 05/15/2019

Rain delays Indianapolis 500 qualifying, more trouble for Alonso The six drivers fighting to get onto the Indianapolis 500 grid got only 20 minutes of practice on Sunday morning before rain, and Fernando Alonso had a major set-up issue...
16:48, 05/19/2019

Mets and Yankees’ rain-delay ripoffs couldn’t be more different It’s the normalization of the preposterous. Who would you prefer to be ripped off by, the Yankees or the Mets? I’d take the Yanks. They’re more blunt, take-a-hike direct. The Yanks don’t pretend they’ve done right by their customers — who, oddly enou...
19:00, 05/04/2019

The Latest: Tornadoes give way to heavy rain in Oklahoma The Latest on a round of severe weather forecast for Southern Plains (all times local): 6:05 p.m. Severe thunderstorms moved across Oklahoma, spawning a few tornadoes, causing damage and worry among the public but no reports of injuries....
19:48, 05/20/2019

Cyclone Fani To Hit Odisha, Rain Likely In Several Parts: Met Department Cyclonic storm 'Fani' that has become "extremely severe" is set to make landfall in Odisha on Friday morning with speed of gusting 180-200 kmph, affecting about 10,000 villages, even as the government......
21:00, 05/02/2019

North Macedonia goes to the polls amid rain and rancour Ethnic and political divisions may affect turnout in former Yugoslav republic’s presidential electionVoters in North Macedonia braving heavy rain have begun casting ballots in the second round of a race that will not only decide the country’s new pre...
10:32, 05/05/2019

Tiger practices at Bethpage Black in cold, rain As he prepares for his first tournament since winning the Masters, Tiger Woods got an early start with a practice round before 8 a.m. on Monday at Bethpage Black....
10:16, 05/13/2019

A major return to Bethpage Black brings more rain FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Major championship golf returned to Bethpage State Park and found the Black course just how it left it 10 years ago: wet. More than one-half inch of rain fell Sunday as some players began to arrive for the PGA Championship. A...
18:32, 05/12/2019

| Every seizes lead at rain-delayed Byron Nelson Every pounced on the rain-softened Trinity Forest course to take a one-shot lead midway through the delayed third round of the US PGA Tour's Byron Nelson event....
23:00, 05/11/2019

Indians blank White Sox 5-0 in rain-shortened game CLEVELAND (AP) — Knowing a heavy rainstorm was on its way, Carlos Carrasco wanted to get through five innings as quickly as possible Thursday. Even if it meant giving his teammates a nudge. Carrasco held Chicago to two hits, Jordan Luplow hit his fir...
17:00, 05/09/2019

Gorillas hilariously try to avoid rain at South Carolina zoo A viral video from a South Carolina zoo showed a group of gorillas behaving just like humans as they tried to take shelter from the rain. The primates at the Riverbanks Zoo and Garden in Columbia were seen huddling beneath an overhang. Each of two fe...
13:16, 05/13/2019

2 injured as stormy winds, rain pound Balkans Stormy winds have uprooted trees, knocked over traffic lights and disrupted traffic in Croatia, injuring two people and prompting authorities to advise people to stay indoors....
02:32, 05/13/2019

Tennis: Djokovic in Madrid Open semis after Cilic food poisoning withdrawal World number one Novak Djokovic automatically progressed to the Madrid Open semi-finals after his quarter-final opponent Marin Cilic was forced to withdraw because of food poisoning on Friday....
13:48, 05/10/2019

Novak Djokovic eyes Paris after beating Stefanos Tsitsipas to win Madrid Open • World No 1 defeats 20-year-old Greek 6-3, 6-4 in final • Djokovic’s 33rd Masters title puts him alongside Rafael NadalNovak Djokovic, without a trophy since the Australian Open and distracted for too long by off-court politics, ground down the best...
15:32, 05/12/2019

Nadal beats Ferrer to reach Barcelona Open quarterfinals Defending champion Rafael Nadal beat David Ferrer 6-3, 6-3 to advance to the quarterfinals of the Barcelona Open on Thursday        ...
12:32, 04/28/2019

Nadal rallies to beat Mayer in 3 sets in Barcelona Open Rafael Nadal recovered from a slow start to defeat Leonard Mayer in three sets and advance to the third round of the Barcelona Open        ...
12:32, 04/28/2019

Thiem upsets Nadal to reach Barcelona Open final Dominic Thiem has defeated Rafael Nadal in two sets in the semifinal of the Barcelona Open, becoming the first player other than Novak Djokovic to defeat the Spaniard on clay four times        ...
12:32, 04/28/2019

King of clay Nadal unsure how Monte Carlo return will go Rafael Nadal is unsure how his latest injury return will go this week even though it will be on the clay-court king's favorite surface        ...
12:32, 04/28/2019

Nadal loses to Tsitsipas in Madrid as clay slump continues Rafael Nadal's slump on clay continued with a 6-4, 2-6, 6-3 loss to ninth-ranked Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece in the semifinals of the Madrid Open on Saturday        ...
15:32, 05/11/2019

Nadal beats Auger-Aliassime to advance in Madrid Open Rafael Nadal has reached the third round of the Madrid Open with a two-set win over Canadian teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime        ...
10:48, 05/08/2019

Nadal makes strong start in Madrid as Ferrer bows out Rafael Nadal made a dominant start to the Madrid Open with a comfortable 6-3 6-3 win over Canadian teenager Felix Auger Aliassime on Wednesday to reach the last 16 while unseeded Laslo Djere knocked out Juan Martin del Potro 6-3 2-6 7-5....
19:00, 05/08/2019

Nadal cruises, Zverev sends Ferrer to retirement at Madrid Second-seeded Spaniard Rafael Nadal overcame a weekend stomach bug to cruise in his opening match on Wednesday, dispatching Canadian wild card Felix Auger-Aliassime 6-3, 6-3 at the Mutua Madrid Open in Spain....
19:00, 05/08/2019

| Nadal hoping for clay turnaround after Madrid semi exit Rafael Nadal heads into the final fortnight of the countdown to the French Open facing uncertainty after crashing out in his bid for a sixth title at the Madrid Open....
05:16, 05/12/2019

Rafael Nadal On The Up Again, David Ferrer Ends Career In Madrid Rafael Nadal has endured a turbulent few weeks after slipping to defeats in Monte Carlo and Barcelona last month before being hit by a stomach bug on Sunday....
23:16, 05/08/2019

Nadal overcomes stomach virus to advance in Madrid Open Rafael Nadal has reached the third round of the Madrid Open with a two-set win over Canadian teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime        ...
17:32, 05/08/2019

Rachel Roddy’s recipe for milk-braised pork loin | A Kitchen in Rome Pork and milk may not seem obvious bedfellows – until you try this slow braise, which results in magically tender meat and a beautiful, creamy sauceWhen I was a child, rice pudding seemed a bit like magic. Not as good as the magic tricks our family f...
04:48, 05/13/2019

Dreaming of Italy? Alitalia just launched nonstop flights from Washington Dulles to Rome The new route between Dulles and Rome's Fiumicino International Airport, will be offered five times weekly.        ...
10:16, 05/03/2019

More tornadoes, hail, heavy rain in store for U.S. southern plains U.S. southern plains states face more tornadoes, hail and heavy rain after at least 19 twisters tore through parts of Texas and Oklahoma, but the storm system was not as severe as originally feared, the National Weather Service said on Tuesday....
04:32, 05/21/2019

Ivorian cocoa farmers hope for more rain to boost mid-crop Ivory Coast's cocoa mid-crop could be reduced in quality and length if abundant rain fails to arrive this month, farmers said on Monday, as cocoa regions continue to experience atypically dry weather....
18:16, 05/13/2019

A group of gorillas tried to avoid getting caught in the rain at a zoo in South Carolina Brooke Hunsinger/Facebook A group of gorillas at the Riverbanks Zoo and Garden in Columbus, South Carolina, appear to dislike getting caught in the rain just as much as humans do. A viral video shows the gorillas trying to avoid the rain as they ma...
20:16, 05/13/2019

The Latest: Heavy rain causes Texas road closings, rescues The Latest on heavy rain reported across much of Texas (all times local): 6 p.m. Heavy rain reported across much of northern, western and central Texas caused widespread road closings and scattered reports of high-water rescues....
18:16, 05/08/2019

Torrential rain and floods hit Bosnia; Balkan neighbours on alert Torrential rain and floods in some parts of Bosnia forced authorities to declare an emergency on Tuesday, while neighbouring countries were on alert and taking protective measures as downpours continued....
06:16, 05/14/2019

MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred slams New York pol’s rain-delay pitch Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred on Wednesday brushed back a Brooklyn’s lawmaker’s pitch for MLB to revise its rain-delay rules , saying the proposal would be “impractical” to enforce. Manfred fired off a response letter a day after Cou...
23:16, 05/15/2019

Rays-Royals game postponed due to rain; doubleheader on deck The Tampa Bay Rays' game against the Kansas City Royals was washed out Tuesday night, and the teams will make it up at part of a doubleheader Wednesday with the first game starting at 12:15 p.m.        ...
14:32, 04/30/2019

White Sox beat Blue Jays 4-1, game halted by rain in 5th Lucas Giolito threw five solid innings, Leury Garcia homered and the Chicago White Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-1 Saturday in a game stopped after 4 1/2 innings because of rain....
18:00, 05/18/2019

EU wheat in good shape after rain eases concerns over dry spring Welcome rain in the four largest European Union wheat producers raised hopes for a good harvest this summer after a dry spring sparked fears of a repeat of last year's drought-damaged crop, experts said on Friday....
07:00, 05/17/2019

Ackermann beats Gaviria in torrential rain on day that Dumoulin abandons "Germany\u0027s Pascal Ackermann timed his finish to perfection to edge Colombia\u0027s Fernando Gaviria on the line and win a sodden stage 5 of the Giro d’Italia."...
08:00, 05/16/2019

Domingo German leads Yankees’ other guys to rain-shortened win Gio Urshela reached base two more times Sunday and the Yankees got a big, two-run homer by Mike Tauchman. Neither was in the plans when the team was being built. Still, no one was more important to their 4-1 rain-shortened win over the Twins than Dom...
18:32, 05/05/2019

Councilman wants MLB to make rain delay rules more fair to fans A Brooklyn lawmaker says Major League Baseball’s rain-delay rules are soaking fans’ wallets — so he’s called on MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred to fix it. Councilman Justin Brannan fired off a letter to Manfred on Tuesday, urging him to implement a new ...
20:16, 05/14/2019

Postponed: NASCAR Cup race at Dover rescheduled for Monday because of rain Persistent rain blanketed Dover International Speedway, forcing NASCAR to move the Gander RV 400 to Monday.        ...
13:32, 05/05/2019

German wins again, Yanks top Twins 4-1 in rain-stopped game NEW YORK (AP) — Domingo German kept delivering on a wet, raw afternoon, tying for the major league lead with his sixth win as the New York Yankees stopped the Minnesota Twins 4-1 Sunday in a game called in the bottom of the eighth inning because of r...
19:00, 05/05/2019

Set Fire to the Rain & Celebrate Adele's Birthday By Voting for Her Best Song Ever Send our love to your new lover...and Adele, because today is her birthday! The British singer, and all around musical genius, turns 31 years old today and we are so happy that we now......
10:48, 05/05/2019

Asteroids hitting Mars could have made hot rain fall for decades Asteroids hitting the surface of Mars billions of years ago would have produced enough energy to vaporise ice, creating clouds of hot rain that took decades to clear...
11:32, 04/28/2019

Stallings-Mullinax lead rain-delayed Zurich Classic Scott Stallings and Trey Mullinax shot a best-ball 11-under 61 to top the Zurich Classic leaderboard after a weather delay longer than seven hours prevented half of the 80 teams from even teeing off        ...
10:32, 04/28/2019

Mexican villagers beseech volcano goddess for rain, safety Villagers living in the shadow of major volcanoes near Mexico City journey to the volcano known as The Sleeping Woman to bring offerings of food, incense, flowers and booze to beseech for rains, a strong harvest and protection from ash...
09:48, 05/05/2019

Dover NASCAR Cup Series race delayed until Monday due to rain The NASCAR Cup Series race at Dover has been postponed to Monday after persistent rain in Delaware left cars unable to run more than a handful of formation laps...
06:48, 05/06/2019

Cycling: Ackermann sprints to second Giro stage win in heavy rain German champion Pascal Ackermann took his second stage win of the Giro d'Italia in a sprint finish through torrential rain on Wednesday while injured former race winner Tom Dumoulin pulled out....
11:48, 05/15/2019

India's monsoon to arrive late, deliver less rain - Skymet India's monsoon rains will arrive on its southern coast on June 4 and deliver less rain than average this year, a private weather forecaster said on Tuesday, lowering prospects of higher farm and economic growth in the $2.6 trillion economy....
06:16, 05/14/2019

Novak Djokovic digs deep to edge past Dominic Thiem into Madrid final • World No1 overcomes early wobble to clinch 7-6 (2), 7-6 (4) win• Rafael Nadal faces Stefanos Tsitsipas in second semi-finalNovak Djokovic might never unseat the king of clay, Rafael Nadal, but the world No 1 showed why he remains the most lethal he...
11:48, 05/11/2019

Nadal reaches Barcelona semi-finals with hard-earned win over Struff "Eleven-times champion Rafael Nadal booked his place in the semi-finals of the Barcelona Open by beating German Jan-Lennard Struff 7-5 7-5 in a hard-fought encounter on Friday."...
05:10, 05/01/2019

Nadal opens clay season with easy win at Monte Carlo Masters Defending champion Rafael Nadal reached the third round of the Monte Carlo Masters with a 6-1, 6-1 win Wednesday against Roberto Bautista Agut        ...
12:32, 04/28/2019

Nick Kyrgios throws chair and walks off court during Rome Open match – video Nick Kyrgios is out of the Italian Open after being defaulted in his second-round clash with Caspar Ruud. With scores level at 6-3 6-7(5) 1-1 in the third set, Kyrgios was given a game penalty, apparently for swearing at a line judge, and promptly er...
12:00, 05/16/2019

Rachel Roddy’s recipe for fava bean puree with wilted greens | A kitchen in Rome A simple and comforting dish that turns broad beans into a soupy puree that’s perfect for dipping or serving with wilted greensAt this time of year in Rome, broad beans act like cheerleaders chanting “S-P-R-I-N-G” from plates and piles in shops. They...
05:00, 05/20/2019

Cyclone Fani To Intensify, Rain Likely In Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh Cyclone Fani, that has been gaining strength in the south-east Bay of Bengal, is likely to intensify into a very severe cyclonic storm in the next 24 hours, the weather department said on Sunday. It......
15:16, 04/28/2019

Heavy rain and widespread power outages hit southeast Texas, Louisiana Hailstones the size of golf balls along with fast, heavy rains pelted the Texas' Gulf coast from Houston up into Louisiana, bringing as much as 4 inches of rain, flooded highways and downed power lines, officials said....
04:32, 05/10/2019

Germán wins again, Yanks top Twins 4-1 in rain-stopped game Domingo Germán kept delivering on a wet, raw afternoon, tying for the major league lead with his sixth win as the New York Yankees stopped the Minnesota Twins 4-1 in a game called in the bottom of the eighth inning     ...
22:00, 05/05/2019

Rain grounds Mozambique aid flights as cyclone death toll hits 38 Rains grounded aid flights in northern Mozambique for a second day on Monday, hampering efforts to reach survivors of Cyclone Kenneth as the death toll there jumped to 38....
07:00, 04/29/2019

Cyclone Fani: Heavy Rain In Coastal Andhra, Red Alert in Srikakulam Cyclone Fani, which hit Odisha coast near Puri today morning, triggered heavy rains in parts of north coastal Andhra Pradesh, while gusty winds uprooted trees and electricity poles, officials said....
01:00, 05/03/2019

Monsoon To Arrive Late, Deliver Less Rain: Weather Forecaster Skymet Rains usually lash Kerala state around June 1 and cover the whole country by mid-July. Timely rains trigger planting of crops such as rice, soybeans and cotton....
05:48, 05/14/2019

Rafael Nadal brings teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime back down to earth • Spaniard moves into third round of Madrid Open• Five-times champion beats young Canadian 6-3, 6-3Prodigies abound in tennis but there was no denying proven class on Court Manolo Santana on Wednesday as the 32-year-old Rafael Nadal quelled the clamo...
21:16, 05/08/2019

Nadal sinks Wawrinka in straight sets to book place in Madrid semis "Rafael Nadal produced his best performance on clay this season to defeat Stan Wawrinka 6-1 6-2 in the quarter-final stage of the Madrid open on Friday."...
16:48, 05/10/2019

This is everything tennis champion Rafa Nadal eats and drinks for breakfast, lunch, and dinner Getty Images Rafa Nadal, a clay court master, is struggling to assert his dominance this year. But the Spaniard is on the cusp of a first competition final since the beginning of the year. In order to be the best he can be, he has to eat right. And ...
23:16, 05/11/2019

As flooded Muskoka sees more rain, transport minister implements navigation restrictions A new interim order is prohibiting navigation on Lake Muskoka, the Moon River, and the north and south branches of the Muskoka River as flooding continues in the region....
12:16, 05/01/2019

Heavy rain to threaten parts central U.S. with river flooding, travel disruptions The risk for severe weather will continue this weekend and again next week across the southern and central Plains while at the same time, heavy rain will threaten an area farther north....
13:16, 05/18/2019

New Mozambique storm rips off roofs, brings lashing rain as aid response kicks in Tropical Cyclone Kenneth swept into northern Mozambique on Thursday evening bringing heavy rain and winds in excess of 225 kilometres per hour (140 miles per hour) after lashing the Comoros islands, where it claimed at least three lives, UN agencies ...
09:16, 04/28/2019

Steve King Tells Iowans Hit By Flooding Not to Worry Because Maybe All That Rain Will Make Deserts Green On Tuesday, parts of downtown Davenport, Iowa dramatically flooded after temporary flood barriers failed to stave off the gushing Mississippi River—which has crested to near record-setting levels in parts of Iowa and Illinois after hard-hitting snowf...
21:48, 05/01/2019

Expect soggy Kentucky Derby as Saturday's forecast calls for rain, thunderstorms Race fans might want to bet on mudders for the Kentucky Derby, as the forecast calls for rain and chance of thunderstorms Saturday at Churchill Downs.        ...
20:00, 05/03/2019

Risk of Rain 2 storms to over 1 million copies sold after 1 month in Steam Early Access Risk of Rain 2 has seen over 1 million copies in sales since hitting Steam Early Access on March 28 for $20. It's Hopoo Games' third title. Read More...
08:32, 05/03/2019

Darling river farmers celebrate first real rain in a year as 28mm falls at Menindee Darling and Warrego rivers flowing upstream after small falls on multiple daysFarmers along the Darling river are celebrating their first real rain in a year after they received a small fall on Tuesday and more on Wednesday and Thursday.As of 9am on ...
22:32, 05/01/2019

Cyclone Fani Hits Bengal, Triggers Heavy Rain, Uproots Trees: 10 Points Cyclone Fani, one of the strongest storms to batter the subcontinent in 20 years, uprooted trees and triggered rain as it entered West Bengal this morning, a day after it made landfall in Odisha,......
19:00, 05/03/2019

Madrid Open: An Ascending Tsitsipas Upsets Nadal in Semis; Bertens Wins Women’s Title Stefanos Tsitsipas, 20, will face Novak Djokovic after defeating the most successful clay-court player in history. Kiki Bertens beat Simona Halep, a two-time winner in Madrid....
18:16, 05/11/2019

Spring thunderstorms, rain, dampen weekend weather outlook for Kentucky Derby and meteor shower viewing Thunderstorm forecast targets southern Plains, wet weather threat dampens outlook for Eta Aquarid meteor shower viewing.        ...
10:48, 05/03/2019

Rafael Nadal says he is taking clay slump 'naturally' Rafael Nadal is enduring an unusual slump on clay but says he is not too concerned with the streak of disappointing results on his favorite surface        ...
13:32, 05/12/2019

Nick Kyrgios says 'cringeworthy' Novak Djokovic has a 'sick obsession with wanting to be liked' Nick Kyrgios claims Novak Djokovic has a "sick obsession with wanting to be liked" as he also took aim at Rafael Nadal during an extraordinary podcast appearance....
13:16, 05/16/2019

Iran court upholds Iranian's death sentence for killing U.S. woman Iran's supreme court has upheld the death sentence of an Iranian man for killing an American woman seven years ago to steal her car, the state-run daily Iran reported on Saturday....
01:00, 05/18/2019

Chinese state media hits out at 'fabricated' U.S. tech claims The United States has "fabricated" accusations that China forces firms to hand over technology in exchange for market access, China's top Communist Party newspaper said on Saturday, the latest salvo in a bitter trade war....
01:00, 05/18/2019

Ex-Oregon football star credited with foiling shooter at Portland high school Keanon Lowe reportedly tackled armed gunman at high schoolLowe played for UO from 2011 to 2014, catching 10 touchdownsA former college football standout at the University of Oregon was credited Friday with tackling an armed student at a Portland, Ore...
01:16, 05/18/2019

Prime mover: Margot Fonteyn centenary – in pictures One hundred years after her birth, join us as we step back in time to celebrate the life of the Royal Ballet’s prima ballerina assoluta Continue reading......
01:16, 05/18/2019

| WATCH: Scientists create world's first 3D-printed heart Researchers at Tel Aviv University have produced a heart using 3D printing technology and human tissue, according to a study published in the journal Advanced Science....
01:16, 05/18/2019

Nxivm trial jurors meet Keith Raniere’s alleged top-tier sex slaves Accused sex cultist Keith Raniere relied on eight women to carry out his darkest desires and grow his harem of slaves, a former member testified Friday. Jurors seated on Raniere’s trial were shown a photo of the 58-year-old surrounded by his al...
01:32, 05/18/2019

Oil slips but ends week higher on Mideast supply disruption fears Oil prices edged lower on Friday due to demand fears amid a standoff in Sino-U.S. trade talks, but both benchmarks ended the week higher on rising concerns over supply disruptions in Middle East shipments due to U.S.-Iran political tensions....
02:32, 05/18/2019

Stormy Daniels settles lawsuit with Michael Cohen, former lawyer Keith Davidson Adult film actor Stormy Daniels settled her lawsuit against her former lawyer that accused him of colluding with President Donald Trump's personal lawyer while representing her....
03:16, 05/18/2019

Google Doodle Celebrates Persian Mathematician, Poet Omar Khayyum Today's Google Doodle celebrates the birth anniversary of Persian mathematician, astronomer and poet Omar Khayyam. The Iran-born mathematician was known for his work on the classification and solution......
04:00, 05/18/2019

The Late Show's Jon Batiste sings us a questionably useful Game Of Thrones recap With Sunday’s no-doubt epic (and some-doubt satisfying) Game Of Thrones finale coming at us this Sunday, some people are scrambling to catch up, rewatch, and otherwise cram in preparation. And, sure, it’s theoretically possible to catch up on every s...
04:16, 05/18/2019

Elections 2019: PM Modi to Seek Re-Election In Last Phase Of Polling Voting will be held on Sunday for 13 Lok Sabha constituencies in Uttar Pradesh, which will see Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking re-election from Varanasi....
04:32, 05/18/2019

Tariffs and new streamers will cost you in 2019 Look for devices from China--laptops, notebooks, phones, televisions and the likes, to cost more, due to President Donald Trump's tariffs.        ...
05:00, 05/18/2019

Changes are coming to Sky Harbor Airport when it comes to mother’s who are nursing Changes are coming to Sky Harbor Airport when it comes to mother’s who are nursing. The Phoenix City Council approved the purchase and installation of up to six nursing stations at the airport. The Friendly Airport for Mothers Act or FAM was pa...
05:16, 05/18/2019

Texas, Oklahoma brace for large hail, damaging winds, tornadoes Forecasters warn of possible tornadoes, hail and damaging winds, along a 350-mile wide swath of territory straddling the Texas-Oklahoma border.        ...
06:00, 05/18/2019

Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West name fourth child Psalm Reality TV star and musician ‘blessed beyond measure’ with arrival of baby boyKim Kardashian West and her husband, the musician Kanye West, have named their new child Psalm after its recent birth via surrogate.Kardashian West posted a picture of the ...
06:16, 05/18/2019

| WATCH EXCLUSIVE: U.S. may scale back Huawei trade restrictions The U.S. Commerce Department said on Friday it may soon scale back restrictions on Huawei Technologies after this week's blacklisting would have made it nearly impossible for the Chinese company to service its existing customers....
06:32, 05/18/2019

Spotify is testing a smart assistant speaker that fits in your car Rumors around a Spotify speaker for your car have been swirling for a while, and it's now official: Spotify has confirmed it's testing a new hardware device that fits in your car, designed to assess "how people listen in" on the go.As this ...
06:48, 05/18/2019

10-man Atletico rally to snatch draw at Levante in final game "Atletico Madrid came back from two goals and a man down to draw 2-2 at Levante on Saturday in their final La Liga game of the season which was also the last stand for departing long-time club servants Diego Godin and Antoine Griezmann."...
07:00, 05/18/2019

A Stolen Letter Written by Alexander Hamilton in 1780 Resurfaces The letter, taken by a Massachusetts Archives employee more than 70 years ago, was discovered by a researcher at an auction house in Virginia. It is valued at least $25,000....
07:32, 05/18/2019

One of U.K.’s Most Prolific Extremist Cells Is Regrouping The security services have expressed alarm at the prospect of the extremist group Al Muhajiroun re-energizing with ISIS fighters returning from Iraq and Syria....
08:48, 05/18/2019

The incredible story of blind football groundhopper John Stancombe "Joel Segerdahl of Eurosport Sweden tells the story of football groundhopper John Stancombe, who despite losing his sight in 2006, visited his 1,709th non-league ground in 2019."...
08:48, 05/18/2019

Australian opposition leader Bill Shorten concedes defeat to PM Scott Morrison Australian opposition leader Bill Shorten has conceded defeat to Prime Minister Scott Morrison in the country’s general election. Shorten made the announcement to supporters of his opposition Labor party late Saturday night in Melbourne. Shorten said...
09:32, 05/18/2019

Michael Flynn urged Mueller critic to ‘keep pressure on’ while cooperating in case Former national security adviser Michael Flynn urged a congressional critic of the Mueller investigation to “keep the pressure on” even as Flynn was cooperating on the case, according to a published report. Flynn made the comment to Rep. ...
09:32, 05/18/2019

Remember Google keeps a list of everything you buy – and here's how to find it In news that will come as no surprise to anyone who's been paying attention, CNBC reports on a list of your purchases managed by Google, pulled from email receipt data in your Gmail account.This has long been a feature of Gmail – it'...
09:48, 05/18/2019

Prince Harry Attends Lady Gabriella Windsor's Wedding as Meghan Markle Stays With Archie Prince Harry made a solo appearance at the wedding of distant cousin Lady Gabriella Windsor and Thomas Kingston on Saturday, while Meghan Markle stayed with their newborn son Archie Harrison......
10:00, 05/18/2019

Why some of the world's top cybersecurity hackers are paid millions to use their powers for good There is a shortfall of cybersecurity workers that could reach as high as 3.5 million unfilled roles by 2021. A start-up called Synack provides crowdsourced security and hires freelance hackers to help companies find vulnerabilities....
10:16, 05/18/2019

Tornadoes skip through West Texas, Oklahoma as 1,400-mile line of storm slams nation's mid-section Forecasters warn of possible tornadoes, hail and damaging winds, along a 350-mile wide swath of territory straddling the Texas-Oklahoma border.        ...
10:32, 05/18/2019

Hitting the Books: Your personal data makes the digital world go round Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find...
10:48, 05/18/2019

Who Wants To Be A Millionaire canceled, a scant decade after you assumed it went off the air Lo: Just as Regis begat Meredith, who begat Cedric, who begat Terry, who begat the generically handsome man who’s hosted The Bachelor for the last hundred or so years, the prophecy has finally been fulfilled, and Who Wants To Be A Millionaire has bee...
10:48, 05/18/2019

The Best 300SL Gullwing Replica is One That Does Mad Burnouts I saw this car in the real at the SEMA show last fall, and I had to do a double take. My first impression was that some damn fool had modified an original Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing coupe, and I was going to have to throw hands. But as I walked aro...
10:48, 05/18/2019

New drug trial ordered after prosecutor’s religion questions LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A federal appellate panel has ordered a new trial and reversed a couple’s drug convictions partly because a prosecutor cited their beliefs in a religious figure regarded as the patron saint of drug dealers and as the angel...
11:16, 05/18/2019

Thousands March in Northern Ireland Demanding Same-Sex Marriage Equality (LONDON) — Thousands are marching in Northern Ireland to demand that the region’s leaders permit same-sex marriage. The demonstrators in Belfast on Saturday want same-sex couples to be treated the same way in Northern Ireland as they are ...
12:16, 05/18/2019

Almodovar's ode to filmmaking hits the right notes at Cannes Pedro Almodovar is used to a good reception from what he called "faithful" audiences in France - so much so, the director joked on Saturday that he was "Franco-Spanish"....
12:16, 05/18/2019

Elon Musk Says Tesla Needs Financial Micromanagement or It Will Go Broke If you look at the news coming out of Tesla over the last year or so, it’s obvious that the company is desperately trying to find ways to decrease operating costs. Whether it’s by closing down dealerships, publicly dismissing LIDAR because it’s too e...
12:32, 05/18/2019

Esto brevis: How Idaho accidentally let all of its regulations expire It’s not often that government ineptitude fuels progress. But Idaho can thank its bickering state legislature for providing it with a revolutionary opportunity....
12:32, 05/18/2019

Man slashed in face, shots fired during baseball game in Queens A man was slashed in the face and shots were fired during a fight at a Queens playground as a baseball game was being played nearby, police said Saturday. The 23-year-old victim was watching the game at a playground behind the Oliver Wendell Holmes I...
12:48, 05/18/2019

Poker In Red Dead Online Is Not Available Everywhere Due To Regional Laws Red Dead Online’s latest update was filled with some fan requested features and items, like ponchos and new missions. But the activity that most fans were excited to try out was poker. Unfortunately, depending on where you live you might not be able ...
13:00, 05/18/2019

Netflix should take a cue from 'Game of Thrones' and ditch binge-watching for new shows Some analysts see streaming services like Netflix becoming hindered by one of the things that made them so popular in the first place — binge watching....
13:32, 05/18/2019

11 new trailers you need to watch from this past week Pokemon Detective Pikachu needed nearly $10 million more to steal the top spot at the box office last weekend from Avengers: Endgame, as Marvel’s new MCU movie still draws crowds all over the world. Will the newest John Wick episode pull it off...
13:32, 05/18/2019

In the East, It Has Been All Bucks So Far (but Not All Giannis) Milwaukee is just two wins against the Raptors from its first N.B.A. finals appearance since 1974 behind the play of Giannis Antetokounmpo and a solid supporting cast....
14:00, 05/18/2019

"Ibiza Affair" Topples Austrian Government, Snap Election Announced Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz dramatically pulled the plug on his coalition government and announced fresh elections Saturday after an explosive camera sting claimed the scalp of his far-right......
14:00, 05/18/2019

Former College Football Player Saves the Day by Tackling Parkrose School Gunman Keanon Lowe, a former wide receiver at the University of Oregon, is being praised for making one of the most important tackles of his life....
14:00, 05/18/2019

SIT To Probe Man's Killing In Jammu Town, Curfew Continues For Third Day A five-member special investigation team (SIT) was constituted on Saturday to probe the death of a man in firing at Jammu and Kashmir's Bhaderwah Valley which triggered violent protests, forcing......
14:48, 05/18/2019

Merkel calls for Europe to stand up against far-right parties German Chancellor Angela Merkel called on Saturday for Europe to push back against far-right parties, saying populist movements wanted to destroy core European values such as fighting corruption and protecting minorities....
14:48, 05/18/2019

Footballer Héctor Bellerín calls on sport to oppose Alabama abortion ban Arsenal defender says ban also an issue for men, and garners support from Ian WrightHéctor Bellerín, the Arsenal and Spain defender, has challenged fellow football professionals to speak out against the abortion bill passed this week in Alabama, in t...
15:16, 05/18/2019

Sudanese commander says democratic elections are his goal The deputy leader of Sudan's military council voiced his enthusiasm for democratic elections in front of an audience of tribal leaders and senior diplomats on Saturday, while seeking to deflect blame for violence in Khartoum this week....
15:32, 05/18/2019

Pep: City's treble harder than Champions League Pep Guardiola believes that Manchester City's domestic treble was harder to achieve than winning the Champions League, saying this was "one of the best seasons I've experienced as a manager."...
16:16, 05/18/2019

FIR Against Congress Leaders Over Poll Code Violation In Madhya Pradesh An FIR has been filed against sitting MP from Ratlam and senior Congress leader Kantilal Bhuria and Madhya Pradesh cabinet minister Surendra Singh Honey Baghel for campaigning on Saturday after the......
16:32, 05/18/2019

Retired teacher admonishes de Blasio at South Carolina campaign event Mayor Bill de Blasio got thrown his first curveball in the early days of his quixotic presidential campaign Saturday as a local, prominent Democratic activist urged him not to battle President Trump in the gutter....
16:48, 05/18/2019

Electronic billboard in Times Square goes up in flames Must have been one hot story. A billboard displayed atop the Thomson Reuters building went up in flames in Times Square on Saturday afternoon, video shows. Video posted to the Citizen app Twitter account shows smoke billowing from the newsmaker’s ele...
16:48, 05/18/2019

Europe’s far-right leaders unite with a vow to ‘change history’ Matteo Salvini and Marine Le Pen are joining with allies to create what may be the third-largest bloc in the European parliamentItalian deputy prime minister Matteo Salvini led a rally of his European far-right allies in front of Milan’s Gothic cathe...
17:48, 05/18/2019

'Jon will murder Dany then reign': you predict who will win Game of Thrones Will a Targaryen end up on the Iron Throne? How about Bronn, a blue-eyed Bran – or Hot Pie? Fans share their finale theoriesDaenerys sentences Tyrion to death but dragon fire fails to kill him, revealing him as the real Targaryen heir – being Aerys T...
17:48, 05/18/2019

Grindr and the 'new cold war': why US concerns over the app are dangerous The Chinese-owned app does pose data risks – but wrongly framing such fears can fuel racism and homophobiaFor years, American leaders said the internet would make China freer and more like the US. Today, they are more likely to worry about how Chines...
17:48, 05/18/2019

Antonio Banderas: I had to kill my old self for Almodóvar role Actor says making Pain and Glory about director’s life helped him reassess his careerAntonio Banderas has described how he had to “kill” his former self to play the role of an ageing film director modelled on Pedro Almodóvar for the director’s new fi...
17:48, 05/18/2019

Family Romance review – Herzog's 'fake family' film is fascinating but fishy Werner Herzog has taken a strange reality – the Japanese company which hires out stand-in friends and relatives – and pointlessly subverted it further Werner Herzog has come to Cannes with a stranger-than-fiction piece of work, a lo-fi headscratcher ...
17:48, 05/18/2019

'Consensual rape' and 're-implantation': the times lawmakers 'misspoke' on abortion Politicians saying ludicrous things while arguing for extreme abortion restrictions seems to be commonOn Friday Missouri became the latest state to enact extreme abortion restrictions, passing a bill that bans abortion after eight weeks. The ban prov...
17:48, 05/18/2019

Cannes 2019 week one roundup: zombies, babies and a sleeping Bill Murray Jim Jarmusch embraces the undead, Ken Loach continues his career resurrection and Les Misérables goes 21st-century reinventionIt’s the opening day of the 72nd Cannes film festival and all is calm on the promenade. The sky is a warm blue, the sea is s...
17:48, 05/18/2019

Former University of Oregon football star tackles armed student at Portland high school "When confronted with the test the universe presented me with, I didn’t see any other choice but to act," tweeted Keanan Lowe, a school security guard who also coaches football and track....
17:48, 05/18/2019

Bolivia's Morales begins bid for 4th term despite complaints Cheered by thousands of supporters in Bolivia's coca-growing Chapare region, President Evo Morales began his campaign for his third consecutive re-election Saturday amid opposition assertions the constitution prohibits him from running again....
18:00, 05/18/2019

Civil Air Patrol’s Arizona Wing conducts emergency exercise PHOENIX (AP) – The Arizona Wing of the Civil Air Patrol is conducting an exercise featuring a simulated emergency to demonstrate to a U.S. Air Force evaluation team that it is ready to respond to an actual emergency. The CAP said in a statement...
18:00, 05/18/2019

Pigot tops first Indy 500 qualifying, Alonso misses certain race cut Ed Carpenter Racing's Spencer Pigot edged Penske's trio of drivers to top Saturday's qualifying session for the Indianapolis 500, as James Hinchcliffe and Fernando Alonso missed the cut...
18:16, 05/18/2019

Kate Middleton Is All Smiles on Rope Swing as She Previews New Garden Kate Middleton has created a magical garden kingdom just in time for the Chelsea Flower Show. Kensington Palace's Twitter account shared a number of photos that previewed the Duchess......
19:00, 05/18/2019

West Point to graduate record number of African American women Thirty-four cadets at West Point, the U.S. Army’s military academy, will make history as they graduate next week. This year’s graduating class boasts more African American women than ever....
19:00, 05/18/2019

Illinois not alerted to early clues in womb-cutting case Police and Illinois' child welfare agency say staff at a Chicago-area hospital didn't alert them after determining that a bloodied woman who arrived with a gravely ill newborn had not just given birth to the baby boy, as she claimed....
19:48, 05/18/2019

Saudi Arabia says it seeks to avert war, ball in Iran's court Saudi Arabia wants to avert war in the region but stands ready to respond with "all strength and determination" following last week's attacks on Saudi oil assets, a senior official said on Sunday, adding that the ball was now in Iran's court....
20:00, 05/18/2019

Australia’s conservative coalition wins surprise 3rd term Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has defied pre-election polls as his ruling conservative coalition claimed a surprising victory in the country’s general election...
20:48, 05/18/2019

Austria's FPÖ Freedom Party: A turbulent history Chaired by a former Nazi functionary and SS officer more than 60 years ago, the Freedom Party of Austria (FPÖ) has taken a controversial path through the decades. The latest allegations surround corruption....
20:48, 05/18/2019

Nissan pledges hands-free option in Japan as early as fall Nissan will introduce truly hands-free highway driving this fall when it debuts its second-generation ProPilot system with several advances over the current technology....
21:32, 05/18/2019

Lopez, Marlins team on 1-hitter, hand Mets 4th loss in row MIAMI (AP) — Miami starter Pablo Lopez gave up a double on his first pitch, then combined with the Marlins’ bullpen to hold the New York Mets hitless the rest of the way in a 2-0 win Saturday. The Marlins, with the worst record in the majors, b...
22:00, 05/18/2019

Draymond Green posts triple-double as Warriors grab 3-0 series lead PORTLAND, Ore. — Draymond Green had 20 points, 13 rebounds and 12 assists, and the Golden State Warriors beat the Portland Trail Blazers 110-99 on Saturday night for a 3-0 lead in the Western Conference finals. Green had his seventh career postseason...
22:32, 05/18/2019

Meet the instructor coaching Dustin Johnson — and Brooks Koepka There is one person who is not a competitor walking around the grounds of Bethpage State Park with a little more jump in his step than anyone else this week. That would be swing coach Claude Harmon III, who is the instructor to the runaway leader of ...
22:32, 05/18/2019

Clint Bowyer furiously punches Ryan Newman after NASCAR All-Star Race As Kyle Larson was celebrating his NASCAR All-Star Race win, Clint Bowyer and Ryan Newman got into it on the track and on pit road.        ...
23:32, 05/18/2019

Citroën C5 Aircross: ‘An SUV that’s determined to smooth out your drive’ | Martin Love A uniquely effective suspension means this easy-going family car will cope with all of life’s little bumpsCitroën C5 AircrossPrice £23,8300-62mph 10.5 secondsTop speed 117mphMPG 44.2CO2 118g/kmIn these bruisingly divisive times, there is one thing, a...
02:00, 05/19/2019

A Times Square Billboard Went Up in Flames and Somehow Continued to Display Ads The New York City Fire Department responded to a report in Times Square on Saturday after a billboard went up in flames. In video of the incident, the billboard could be seen spilling debris as it continued to flash ads for data collection, which see...
02:16, 05/19/2019

A-League grand final: Perth Glory v Sydney FC – live! Updates from the title decider at Optus StadiumAny thoughts? Email or tweet @mike_hytner 10.22am BST 39 mins: Wow, is that a beer snake in the crowd. It’s enormous! The Glory fans handling it appear pretty pleased with themselves. 10.22am BST 38 mins...
02:32, 05/19/2019

Brooks Koepka is running up the score and demoralizing the PGA Championship field Brooks Koepka's run that will inevitably reach four major wins in his last eight tries Sunday is the closest thing we have seen to Tiger Woods' prime.        ...
02:32, 05/19/2019

Crude Bombs, Lathicharge in Bengal, Minister Wants Central Forces To Stay Crude bombs were flung in Bengal's Bhatpara as two groups clashed and elsewhere, three BJP candidates claimed they came under attack on the last day of polling in the state. Union Minister Nirmala......
02:48, 05/19/2019

Back From Lucknow, Chandrababu Naidu Meets Rahul Gandhi Again Today Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu today met Rahul Gandhi for the second time as he continuedhis meetings with opposition leaders including Uttar Pradesh rivals-turned-alliance partners......
02:48, 05/19/2019

Rahul Gandhi Praises Women For Playing Key Role In Lok Sabha Polls Congress President Rahul Gandhi today hailed women for playing a key role in the general elections and said the voices of "mothers and sisters" must be heard....
02:48, 05/19/2019

The big picture: national pride flourishes amid war in Ukraine Mark Neville captures a moment full of symbolism on the fringes of the conflict in DonbassOver the past three years, London-based photographer Mark Neville has been travelling around Ukraine to work on several wide-ranging projects: one about holiday...
02:48, 05/19/2019

Protecting young people: 100 years of Save the Children Save the Children has been working to protect young people for a century now. To mark the anniversary, the organization is looking back at its founder as it faces new crises....
03:16, 05/19/2019

Switzerland votes on changing gun laws to fit with EU rules Voters must decide whether to accept new EU gun laws, including tighter controls for semi-automatic weapons. Switzerland risks dropping out of Europe's open-border Schengen area if the referendum is rejected....
03:16, 05/19/2019

Draymond Green keys Game 3 comeback, carrying Warriors to cusp of fifth straight Finals Green notches a triple-double as Golden State overcomes 13-point halftime deficit to topple Portland, 110-99, to take a commanding 3-0 lead in the Western Conference finals....
04:00, 05/19/2019

Eagles' Long says he's retiring after 11 seasons Eagles defensive end Chris Long announced on social media Saturday night that he is retiring from the NFL after 11 seasons and two Super Bowl titles....
04:00, 05/19/2019

Google is rolling out a more personalized interface for its smart displays If you've got yourself a Google Nest Hub, a Lenovo Smart Display, or anything else running Google's own Smart Display UI, you should see some visual changes and tweaks in the near future.Google just pushed out an update for the interface th...
04:16, 05/19/2019

Colombine shooting survivor found dead, family cites opioid addiction A survivor of the 1999 Colombine shooting was found dead in his Colorado home at 37, local media reported Saturday. Austin Eubanks had struggled with an opioid addiction since days after the mass shooting, which claimed the life of his best friend as...
04:32, 05/19/2019

Why Formula 1 grand prix starts are so hard to get right As Mercedes Formula 1 team-mates Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas's title battle develops, there has been a special focus on how they get off the line differently...
04:32, 05/19/2019

Subaru World Rally Cars gather at Prodrive ahead of Ralli22 event Ten ex-works Subaru Imprezas World Rally cars, spanning 1997 to 2004, gathered at the Prodrive headquarters on Friday ahead of the Ralli22 event at the Shelsley Walsh next month...
04:32, 05/19/2019

Cubs vs. Nationals: Kyle Hendricks will beat Washington New Jersey Dept. of Transportation is expecting more than 100,000 fans at MetLife Stadium this weekend to see Korean boy band BTS, short for “Beyond the Scene” not “Bankrupt taking Stitches.” The chaos is not sitting well with state officials. And wi...
04:48, 05/19/2019

The only PGA drama left is the battle for second There should have been some joy from Xander Schauffele, who shot a nice 2-under 68 in the third round of the PGA Championship on Saturday at Bethpage Black. But the joy for the rest of the field has been pretty well sucked out of the tournament by th...
04:48, 05/19/2019

Abortion Fight or Strong Economy? For G.O.P., Cultural Issues Undercut 2020 Message The longstanding verity that Americans vote with their pocketbook may be tested in the presidential election like never before, as Trump injects cultural and identity issues into the race....
07:00, 05/19/2019

Harry and Meghan release wedding photos to mark anniversary Couple, who had baby Archie this month, post 14 pictures on Instagram a year after marriageThe Duke and Duchess of Sussex have marked their first wedding anniversary by releasing a series of photos.Harry and Meghan shared a compilation of 14 wedding ...
07:16, 05/19/2019

Corbyn defends Labour's bid for both leavers and remainers Polls suggest his party could be squeezed into third place in the European electionsJeremy Corbyn has given a robust defence of Labour’s decision to try to appeal to both leavers and remainers in this Thursday’s European elections.With an Observer po...
07:16, 05/19/2019

Digital Civil War review: a stark call to save American democracy Peter Daou blames media and the political establishment for failing to combat dishonesty, hypocrisy … and TrumpVoltaire warned that “those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities”. In his new book, Peter Daou offers copiou...
07:16, 05/19/2019

Yemeni poetry thrives despite trauma of civil war Poets explore how the artform can unite people on different sides of conflictA story is often told to illustrate how central poetry is to Yemeni culture: that of the visit of a famous lute player from Baghdad.He was invited to play in Sana’a, where h...
07:16, 05/19/2019

Pliskova wins Italian Open for biggest clay title of career Karolina Pliskova captured the biggest clay-clay-court title of her career by beating Johanna Konta 6-3, 6-4 Sunday in the Italian Open final        ...
07:32, 05/19/2019

Madrid loses last match of season to forget Real Madrid put a fittingly poor end to its worst season in recent memory after losing its last match of the Spanish league on Sunday        ...
07:32, 05/19/2019

Not Even Apple Can Clean Up the Mess of Streaming TV Apple has built a hub for all your content, no matter where it comes from or which app you use to watch it. It’s a very good idea, but the execution only serves to show how confusing and broken the TV landscape is....
07:48, 05/19/2019

Hi-tech gardens bloom at London’s Chelsea Flower Show 3D printed soil, urban farming and artificial intelligence will all make an appearance at this year’s eventWeed is not a word often associated with the immaculate gardens of the Chelsea flower show. But with hydroponics and urban farming making grand...
08:00, 05/19/2019

Harry Reid Remembers One Impeachment and Ponders a Second In an interview, the longtime Democratic leader of the Senate discussed President Trump, his party’s primary and its lack of congressional candidates....
08:00, 05/19/2019

Exit polls cheer India's ruling party; markets set to rally Indian equities, rupee and bonds are set to rally on Monday after almost all exit polls suggested that the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) was likely to secure a clear mandate at the 2019 national elections....
09:16, 05/19/2019

Venezuela oil minister says economy, oil industry under U.S. siege Venezuelan Oil Minister Manuel Quevedo said on Sunday his country's economy and oil industry was under economic and financial siege by the U.S. government....
09:16, 05/19/2019

At Least 17 Injured After Blast Hits Tourist Bus Near Egyptian Pyramids A bomb blast hit a tourist bus near Egypt's famed Giza pyramids on Sunday, wounding at least 17 people, including South Africans, in the latest blow to the country's tourism industry....
09:16, 05/19/2019

De Blasio can’t escape police union protesters on the campaign trail More than 700 miles from the city, Mayor Bill de Blasio can’t escape the police union. The mayor, on a swing through South Carolina just days after joining the crowded Democratic field of candidates, was welcomed at a local BBQ joint by a prote...
10:00, 05/19/2019

Average Man vs Time Trial: Just how hard is cycling’s race against the clock? "Just how hard is it to ride a professional cycling Individual Time Trial course? Eurosport’s Tom Bennett investigates, tackling the 32km Stage 16 route at the 2018 La Vuelta and looking to use advice from Sir Bradley Wiggins."...
10:00, 05/19/2019

| Redman breaks title duck with Swazi victory It took Jake Redman nearly 10 years to get his maiden Sunshine Tour victory, and he pulled it off in a thriller with a one-stroke win in the Lombard Insurance Classic....
10:00, 05/19/2019

Volkswagen Should Absolutely Make Rabbit Confetti a Factory Paint Option During this weekend’s Southern Worthersee, Volkswagen debuted a slew of mildly modified new cars to the gathered Euro Tuner crowd. VW wants to lean in to the whole scene, and show off the concepts to folks who might be willing to perform these modifi...
10:00, 05/19/2019

|Wecantakebettercareofwaterresourcesusingdata-expert There is poor awareness and use of available data in Africa, which could actually help to create the modernised management of water resources, according to an expert....
10:32, 05/19/2019

UPDATE 2-Exploration at Kekra-1 well off Pakistan ends -OGDC spokesman The consortium exploring the Kekra-1 well off the coast of Pakistan is ending drilling operations after no reserves of oil and gas were found, a spokesman for Oil and Gas Development Co Ltd, one of the Pakistani partners, said....
11:16, 05/19/2019

Rafael Nadal dominates Novak Djokovic for Italian Open title ROME — Rafael Nadal is right back where he wants to be. After losing in the semifinals of three straight clay-court tournaments, Nadal dominated for stretches against his longtime rival, Novak Djokovic, in a 6-0, 4-6, 6-1 win Sunday for a record-exte...
11:16, 05/19/2019

Exclusive: Google suspends some business with Huawei after Trump blacklist - source Alphabet Inc's Google has suspended business with Huawei that requires the transfer of hardware and software products except those covered by open source licenses, a source close to the matter told Reuters on Sunday, in a blow to the Chinese technolo...
11:16, 05/19/2019

Tourist bus hit by roadside bomb near Egypt's Giza Pyramids; injuries reported At least a dozen people were injured after tourist bus was hit by a roadside bomb Sunday near a museum being built close to the Giza Pyramids in Egypt....
12:00, 05/19/2019

Child puts car in reverse, accidentally runs over mother CHELMSFORD, Mass. (AP) — Police in Massachusetts say a mother has been struck by her own car and seriously injured after her child accidentally put the car into reverse while she was loading the vehicle. Chelmsford Police Chief James Spinney says the...
12:32, 05/19/2019

Motorcycling: Marquez extends championship lead with French GP win Honda's 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....
12:48, 05/19/2019

Royal praise for Dutch singer’s victory at flashy Eurovision The Dutch royal family and prime minister are leading an unusual outpouring of praise for the 25-year-old singer who brought the Netherlands its first victory in the Eurovision song contest since the 1970s...
12:48, 05/19/2019

World Of Warcraft Classic Beta Players Are Reporting Bugs That Are Actually Just Features From The Past World Of Warcraft is an old game that has changed a lot since it was first launched back in 2004. Many players might have forgotten just how the game worked back then and as a result, players with access to the new classic version of the game are rep...
13:00, 05/19/2019

Red Dead Online Is Filled With Massive Piles Of Dead And Burned Horses Red Dead Online players jumping into the game yesterday and today have discovered something terrible and strange: Piles of burned horse carcasses outside some towns, like Valentine. Many are surprised to find these piles and it seems to be the result...
13:00, 05/19/2019

Disney World employee busted after posting photos of stolen memorabilia online Maybe he was the real Dumbo at Disney. A former Disney World employee accused of stealing $7,000 in memorabilia was arrested after posting photos of the missing items online, according to authorities. Patrick Allen Spikes, 24, became a suspect when h...
13:16, 05/19/2019

Schumer fears Chinese company’s work for MTA may threaten national security Sen. Chuck Schumer is calling on the Commerce Department to investigate whether a Chinese state-owned company’s proposal to design new subway cars for the MTA could pose a threat to national security. The New York Democrat raised the concerns S...
13:16, 05/19/2019

Italian police seize migrant boat, risking stand-off with deputy PM Italian prosecutors have ordered the seizure of a rescue boat anchored outside the port of Lampedusa in Sicily, triggering a potential tug-of-war with Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini who has pledged to stop the migrants from disembarking....
13:16, 05/19/2019

Clarke tipped to land Scotland job "Kilmarnock boss Steve Clarke on Sunday apologised to fans for failing to deliver a title during his tenure at the Scottish Premiership club, as speculation grows about his imminent appointment as Scotland\u0027s next manager."...
13:48, 05/19/2019

Swiss voters approve tighter gun laws, lining up with the EU Swiss voters have approved a measure to tighten the Alpine nation’s gun laws, bringing the country in line with many of its European partners despite the objections of local gun owners...
14:00, 05/19/2019

Nani, Akindele help Orlando City beat FC Cincinnati 5-1 Luís Carlos "Nani" Almeida da Cunha and Tesho Akindele each scored twice and Orlando City beat FC Cincinnati 5-1 to snap a four-game winless streak, including three consecutive losses        ...
14:48, 05/19/2019

Ryu extends scoreless streak to 31 innings as Dodgers roll Hyun-Jin Ryu threw seven shutout innings to extend his major league-leading streak to 31, Cody Bellinger hit his 17th homer and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat Cincinnati Reds 8-3 on Sunday        ...
14:48, 05/19/2019

The Samsung Galaxy S11 already has a codename... And it's very creative The Samsung Galaxy S10The Galaxy S10 series isn’t even three months old, while the Galaxy Note 10 line is still roughly three months away. But as revealed by one tipster, Samsung is already hard at work on next year’s Galaxy S11 lineup.The Galaxy S11...
14:48, 05/19/2019

Bieber fans 15 in 1st complete game, Indians rout O’s 10-0 CLEVELAND (AP) — Shane Bieber struck out a career-high 15 in his first major league complete game and the Cleveland Indians routed the Baltimore Orioles 10-0 on Sunday. A day after being held to one hit, the Orioles were overmatched against Bieber (3...
15:00, 05/19/2019

Super Sunday by Martens & Humes Wins Lexington Regional for UK LEXINGTON, Ky. – Junior second baseman Alex Martens went 3-for-4 at the plate and drove in five runs to lead the No. 14 Kentucky Wildcats to an 11-1 win over Virginia Tech on Sunday afternoon and book UK’s ticket into the NCAA Super Regionals for the...
15:00, 05/19/2019

Callaway defends Cano after latest running gaffe The Mets aren't hitting, and another lapse by slugger Robinson Cano raised questions about how hard they're trying following Sunday's 3-0 loss to the Marlins....
15:32, 05/19/2019

Billionaire vows to pay grads’ student loans in commencement speech Now that’s a motivational speech they can really take to the bank. Billionaire tech investor Robert F. Smith stunned college graduates on Sunday as he gave their commencement speech — offering to pay their student debts despite it costing an es...
16:00, 05/19/2019

Brazil officials report ‘massacre’; media say 11 dead at bar The G1 news website says police reported that seven gunmen opened fire on a bar. G1 says police also report one wounded in the attack.        ...
16:16, 05/19/2019

Tribes, environmentalists battle copper mine in Arizona SONOITA, Ariz. (AP) -Native American tribes and environmental groups are fighting to stop a Canadian firm from opening a copper mine in southeastern Arizona, arguing it could desecrate sacred, ancestral lands and pollute the air and water. Opponents ...
16:48, 05/19/2019

Laura Dern on acting, justice, and Trial By Fire: “I’m very invested in the truth” The name Laura Dern needs no introduction—at least, we hope it doesn’t. A driving force in the acting profession, both on screen and behind the scenes as a member of the Oscars Board Of Governors, Dern was born into a famous Hollywood family, and has...
16:48, 05/19/2019

Alonso fails to qualify as Pagenaud takes Indy pole Former Formula One world champion Fernando Alonso narrowly failed to qualify for the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday as France's Simon Pagenaud took pole position for the May 26 race....
16:48, 05/19/2019

Dovizioso glad Ducati MotoGP team avoided "F1" team orders in France Andrea Dovizioso says he had no qualms about his Ducati MotoGP team allowing Danilo Petrucci to fight him at Le Mans instead of deploying team orders like "in Formula 1"...
16:48, 05/19/2019

Sandoval’s HR in 10th gives Giants 3-2 win over Diamondbacks PHOENIX (AP) — Pablo Sandoval opened the 10th inning with a pinch-hit homer after shortstop Brandon Crawford made a game-saving stop in the ninth, helping the San Francisco Giants beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-2 on Sunday. The Diamondbacks appeared...
17:16, 05/19/2019

Robinson Cano explains blatantly not trying with excuses, no apology MIAMI — The check is in the mail and the dog ate his homework. Robinson Cano’s latest bone-headed base-running play came without apology Sunday, after he stood near the batter’s box at Marlins Park and watched catcher Chad Wallach turn an inning-endi...
17:32, 05/19/2019

Yankees ride odd pitching and sixth-inning eruption into first place The Yankees opened with a struggling Chad Green and followed him up with Nestor Cortes, Jr., who hasn’t yet had success in the majors. Going against Tampa Bay’s Charlie Morton, the Yankees seemed to be in trouble when Green gave up two runs in the se...
17:32, 05/19/2019

Brooks Koepka shuts down Jena Sims’ kiss at PGA Championship For Brooks Koepka, there’s a time and a place, and it’s not before the final round of the PGA Championship. On Sunday, cameras caught Koepka shutting down two kiss attempts from girlfriend Jena Sims at Bethpage Black in Farmingdale. The g...
17:32, 05/19/2019

South Korea's government will switch to Linux over cost concerns Some governments might have fallen out of love with Linux, but South Korea appears ready to start a torrid affair. The country's Ministry of the Interior and Safety has outlined plans to switch government computers from Windows to Linux due to ...
17:32, 05/19/2019

Madonna adds politics to Eurovision performance Madonna's hugely anticipated performance during the Eurovision Song Contest in Israel drew plaudits from the crowd but raised eyebrows among the show's viewers, as the pop legend mixed new material with a hugely popular classic and a noticeable polit...
17:32, 05/19/2019

Elizabeth Olsen Once Had a ‘Terrible’ Audition for the Role of Daenerys in Game of Thrones Emilia Clarke’s Daenerys Targaryen, a name that you have trouble spelling, definitely definitely not me, is one of the central players of Game of Thrones, but she, of course, wasn’t the only person auditioned for the part. According to a recent Vultu...
18:00, 05/19/2019

BMW lines up all-electric future for next-generation i8 BMW will decide this year if its new flagship sports car will be electric only or hybrid BMW is on the verge of making the next generation of its flagship i8 sports car a fully electric model, according to sources at the firm. Bosses are at a crucia...
18:16, 05/19/2019

China Probes Former Securities Regulator for Corruption China’s anticorruption agencies are investigating a former top securities regulator for allegedly violating the law and flouting Communist Party regulations....
18:16, 05/19/2019

Democratic Presidential hopeful Buttigieg draws crowd for Fox town hall Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg on Sunday called for higher taxes on the wealthy, backed abortion rights and promised to run what he called an inclusive campaign in a New Hampshire town hall broadcast on Fox News....
18:32, 05/19/2019

Hiring etiquette: Don’t ghost candidates after interviews, do acknowledge receipt of any résumé After an employer has interviewed a job candidate in person, the employer should notify the applicant whether it has made the decision to hire them — or not....
18:48, 05/19/2019

Bomb hits tourist bus near Egypt's pyramids An explosion targeting a tourist bus near a museum next to Egypt's Giza Pyramids has reportedly injured at least 16 people. Sources claimed that most of the injured were foreign tourists....
20:00, 05/19/2019

Pete Buttigieg says Trump’s ‘grotesque’ tweets, insults don’t bother him: ‘I don’t care’ Mayor Pete Buttigieg gave a simple three-word response to how he would deal with President Trump’s insults, attacks and tweets during the 2020 presidential election: “I don’t care.”...
20:00, 05/19/2019

11 people reported killed in gun attack at bar in Brazil Brazilian news media say a gang of gunmen roared up to a bar in Belem city in Brazil’s northern Pará state and opened fire, killing six women and five men...
20:16, 05/19/2019

India’s marathon election ends, vote count begins Thursday Voting in India’s mammoth election has ended with the count beginning Thursday to determine if Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bharatiya Janata Party remain in power...
20:16, 05/19/2019

Sukhbir Badal's Daughter, First-Time Voter, Gets Notice From Poll Body Shiromani Akali Dal chief Sukhbir Singh Badal's younger daughter Gurleen Kaur, a first-time voter, was issued a notice for allegedly violating the model code of conduct....
20:32, 05/19/2019

3 ways moms can embrace their postpartum beauty Bryttany Hyde of Woodstock, Georgia, encourages moms to celebrate their bodies by turning the camera on themselves once in a while.        ...
20:32, 05/19/2019

Opinion: Brooks Koepka deserves more recognition for the way he has dominated golf world Brooks Koepka is making history in front of our eyes with four major wins in the last 23 months. It's time he got the recognition he deserves.        ...
20:48, 05/19/2019

Trump insists he's 'strongly pro-life' while joining Republicans in speaking out against extreme aspects of recent anti-abortion laws Reuters President Donald Trump has distanced himself from restrictive abortion laws that don't allow for exemptions in cases of rape or incest. Though he didn't name specific policies, anti-abortion laws have dominated discussion in Alabama, Georgi...
20:48, 05/19/2019

Dragons and white walkers aside, you can find some real science in 'Game of Thrones' In "Game of Thrones," Old Nan speaks of the Long Night, a winter that lasted a generation. Not only is this possible, it happened in real life 20,000 years ago, when an ice sheet hundreds of meters thick covered most of Canada and parts of the US. I...
20:48, 05/19/2019

Al Jazeera suspends journalists over anti-Semitic Holocaust video Al Jazeera on Sunday suspended two journalists over a video that accused Jewish people of exploiting the Holocaust — and Israel of being the genocide’s “greatest beneficiary.” The viral clip, posted Friday by the broadcaster’s...
21:16, 05/19/2019

Billionaire Surprises 400 Graduates With $10 Million Loan Pay-Off Promise It was a hot, sticky morning in Atlanta on Sunday when billionaire investor and philanthropist Robert Smith stood atop an outdoor stage on the campus of Morehouse College, and started delivering a......
21:32, 05/19/2019

Gunmen Kill 11 People In Bar In Brazil: Officials Gunmen killed at least 11 people in a bar in northern Brazil on Sunday, officials said. The shooting took place in the city of Belem, the public safety department of northern Para state said....
21:32, 05/19/2019

U.S. warship sails in disputed South China Sea amid trade tensions The U.S. military said one of its warships sailed near the disputed Scarborough Shoal claimed by China in the South China Sea on Sunday, a move likely to anger Beijing at a time of tense ties between the world's two biggest economies....
22:32, 05/19/2019

Three Tajik prison guards killed in riot Rioting prisoners have killed three guards in a high-security facility in Tajikistan which houses people convicted of religious extremism, including Islamic State militants, the Central Asian nation's Justice Ministry said on Monday....
22:32, 05/19/2019

Early 'Game of Thrones' fan reactions: Fire and fury go beyond King's Landing Early fan reactions to the "Game of Thrones" series finale tended to be harsh and negative, but some applauded the visuals and a tender reunion.        ...
23:00, 05/19/2019

On Politics: Trump and Kushner Raised Flags at Deutsche Bank Anti-money-laundering specialists proposed filing “suspicious activity reports” about transactions connected to the president and his son-in-law, Jared Kushner....
23:16, 05/19/2019

Samsung brings Galaxy Watch Active features to older smartwatches You don't have to spring for the Galaxy Watch Active to put Samsung's latest software features on your wrist. The company is rolling out an update that brings the Active's One UI interface, health features and other optimizations to t...
23:32, 05/19/2019

US ambassador to China to make rare visit to Tibet US ambassador to China Terry Branstad's trip to Tibet will be the first to the region by an American envoy in four years. He is expected to raise concerns about human rights violations there....
23:48, 05/19/2019

Report: Microsoft And Sony's Cloud Gaming Collaboration Caught The PlayStation Team By Surprise It was a surprise to say the least last week when news broke of a vague agreement between Microsoft and Sony—normally arch rivals in the console gaming space—to team up on “new cloud-based solutions for gaming experiences”. If you think you were shoc...
00:00, 05/20/2019

Greenpeace protesters 'shut down' BP's London HQ with stone blockades weighing 'several' tonnes each 'for fuelling climate emergency' Greenpeace activists have set up a stone blockade at BP's London HQ accusing them of "fuelling a climate emergency that threatens millions of lives."...
00:00, 05/20/2019

China's NetEase to launch first official Pokemon game in China Chinese gaming giant NetEase said on Monday it would partner with The Pokemon Company and Gamefreak for the domestic release of Pokemon Quest, marking the first official Pokemon mobile game release in China....
01:48, 05/20/2019

UPDATE 3-Bank staff flagged Trump, Kushner transactions for watchdog -NYTimes Anti-money laundering specialists at Deutsche Bank AG recommended in 2016 and 2017 that multiple transactions involving entities controlled by President Donald Trump and his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, be reported to a federal financial-crimes watchdo...
01:48, 05/20/2019

MLB notebook: Astros lose Springer to injury Houston Astros All-Star outfielder George Springer will miss Monday's game and is day-to-day with lower back stiffness, manager AJ Hinch said after Sunday's 4-3 loss to the Boston Red Sox....
02:16, 05/20/2019

Pete Buttigieg Takes the Opportunity of a Fox News Town Hall to Trash Fox News Pete Buttigieg’s presidential candidacy has mostly been equal parts dull and irksome thus far, but seeing him go after multiple Fox News hosts while doing a Fox News town hall on Sunday was undeniably entertaining....
02:32, 05/20/2019

Sweden Requests Detention Order for WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange (COPENHAGEN, Denmark) — Swedish authorities on Monday issued a request for a detention order against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who is now jailed in Britain, a Swedish prosecutor said. Prosecutor Eva-Marie Persson says if the Swedish cou...
02:48, 05/20/2019

Only on AP: Redskins recovery methods aim to reduce injuries Only on AP: Redskins aim to prevent and reduce injuries with state-of-the-art rest and recovery technology        ...
03:32, 05/20/2019

Facing the Ubiquity of Fortnite in Our Kids' Lives About a week after the *L* dance was decoded, and 72 hours after the carpool surveillance, my wife and I convened the Fortnite security council again....
03:48, 05/20/2019

D'Antoni has sights on 3 more years minimum Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni, who told ESPN he has let the team's GM and owner know he is "energized to keep coaching," has had preliminary discussions on a contract extension that would keep him from entering the final year of his current deal....
03:48, 05/20/2019

UK ministers to consider merits of indicative Brexit votes Senior ministers will consider the merits of whether lawmakers should hold indicative votes on Brexit options when Prime Minister Theresa May's cabinet meets on Tuesday, her spokesman said....
04:16, 05/20/2019

Limited edition Mazda CX-3 GT SportNav+ announced News 20 May, 2019 The new special edition Mazda CX-3 GT SportNav+ arrives with a range of unique styling features and additional standard equipment...
04:32, 05/20/2019

Sheriff: Dad, thinking intruder, fatally shoots his daughter GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Authorities in South Carolina say a Greenville man mistook his daughter for a potential intruder and killed her. Greenville County Sheriff’s Office Lt. Jimmy Bolt tells news outlets that the man heard someone trying to e...
05:00, 05/20/2019

Police Seek Armed Alabama Man Accused Of Shooting Officers AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Authorities in Alabama are searching for a man they say shot and wounded three Auburn police officers. Local and state law enforcement are searching for 29-year-old Grady Wayne Wilkes, who they say is armed and wearing camouflage ...
05:00, 05/20/2019

University Of Kentucky To Continue Recycling Paper LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A decision by one Kentucky city to suspend paper recycling won’t affect the University of Kentucky or nearby cities and counties. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports Rumpke says it is trying to find a buyer for recycled pa...
05:00, 05/20/2019

Aerial photos show human impact on natural world Viewed from above, the Mediterranean's salt farms take the form of abstract paintings. Piles of crystallized salt, which divide the artificial ponds, appear like lines of white paint between blocks of saturated green, red, orange and pink -- colors c...
05:00, 05/20/2019

Sensex, Nifty Surge To Record Closing Highs As Exit Polls Predict NDA Win Indian equity benchmarks closed at record highs after exit polls predicted win for Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) in the recently concluded general elections. The S&P......
05:00, 05/20/2019

Last chance to enter to win a $1,400 iPhone XS Max & Airpods in this giveaway Get in on the iPhone XS Max 256GB and AirPods Giveaway for a chance to not only win a brand spankin’ new iPhone XS Max, but a pair of AirPods to go with it. And did we mention they’re free?...
05:32, 05/20/2019

After Google, Qualcomm and Intel reportedly stops dealing with Huawei After Google announced that it’s ceasing some business with Huawei, Bloomberg reported today that chipmakers like Intel, Qualcomm, and Broadcom are stopping component supplies to the Chinese tech giant until further notice. This is a huge blow to the...
05:32, 05/20/2019

Yemen's Houthis deny targeting Mecca with ballistic missiles Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthi movement denied Saudi media reports on Monday that it had fired a ballistic missile toward Mecca, Islam's holiest site, at a time of heightened tensions between Tehran and Gulf Arab states allied to Washington....
05:32, 05/20/2019

The best gaming keyboards in India for May 2019 Choosing a great gaming keyboard can be a tough task especially when there are so many options in the market. You see, a good dedicated gaming keyboard coupled with a powerful desktop setup can make or break your gameplay experience. There's a r...
05:48, 05/20/2019

News Analysis: The Choice in India: ‘Our Trump’ or a Messier Democracy The results of India’s Parliamentary election will reveal not just a decision on Narendra Modi, but a deeper decision on what kind of government Indians want....
05:48, 05/20/2019

Fan-made Star Wars VR Death Star trench run also researches sim sickness Want to take on the Death Star trench run in VR and also fight sim sickness? Check this app from University of Utah computer science student Dylan Stout.Read More...
06:00, 05/20/2019

Europe’s best set to go head to head with start of 2019 CEV Golden and Silver European Leagues "The final preparations are being completed and excitement is building for the start of the 2019 European Volleyball Confederation (CEV) Golden and Silver European Leagues which are set to get underway next week."...
06:16, 05/20/2019

Sumer: Where Written Language, Arithmetic and Civilization Were Born The Sumerian civilization (known also as Sumer) was one of the earliest civilizations in the world. This ancient civilization emerged in the region of southern Mesopotamia (modern day southern Iraq), between the Tigris and Euphrates River.  ...
06:16, 05/20/2019

Cuba still welcoming tourists despite Trump restrictions The Trump administration is intently focused on scaling back tourism to the island, but Cuba is doubling down on tourism efforts.        ...
06:16, 05/20/2019