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The Open 2019: final round updates and live leaderboard
The Open 2019: final round updates and live leaderboard

Oliver Brown: A tale of two powerhouses - Koepka and Rose Lowry turns Royal Portrush following into a raucous Ryder Cup crowd The Open 2019 full leaderboard 1:00PM Champions Walks up the last to a resounding reception, having picked up another stroke at 17 to climb to -3. Henrik Stenson and Jordan Spieth

Brett Favre: Baker Mayfield and Patrick Mahomes play the way I played
Brett Favre: Baker Mayfield and Patrick Mahomes play the way I played

Brett Favre likes what he sees from a couple of the NFL's bright young quarterback stars. Favre says Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield and Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes are the two quarterbacks in the NFL today whose playing styles most remind him of himself. "There's no question that the sky

Today
Today's Cup race at New Hampshire: Start time, lineup and more

All the pertinent information for 301 laps Sunday at the Magic Mile.

Zidane says Madrid has found new club for Gareth Bale
Zidane says Madrid has found new club for Gareth Bale

Coach Zinedine Zidane says that Real Madrid wants to part ways with Gareth Bale, six years after it broke a world transfer record to sign the Wales winger. ''We'll have to see if it goes through tomorrow, if it does then all the better,'' Zidane said. Zidane made the comments after

U.K.
U.K.'s Hammond to Quit If Johnson Becomes Premier: Brexit Update
  • World
  • 2019-07-21 10:22:22Z

(Bloomberg) -- Follow @Brexit on Twitter, join our Facebook group and sign up to our Brexit Bulletin.U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond said he'll quit his post if Boris Johnson wins the Conservative Party leadership contest on Monday, because of his own opposition to a possible no-deal Brexit on Oct. 31.Key Developments:Michael Gove set for more responsibility in Johnson-led governmentHammond says he'll quit on Wednesday if Johnson wins leadership contestDefense Minister Tobias Ellwood says U.K. looking at options on IranHammond Says He'll Quit if Johnson Succeeds May (10:45 a.m.)Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond said he plans to quit his post on Wednesday if Boris...

LEADING OFF: Cooperstown calling, moonshots and revved Yanks
LEADING OFF: Cooperstown calling, moonshots and revved Yanks

Will clutch hitter Edgar Martinez choke up? Rivera, the only unanimous selection in Hall history, will be joined by Martinez, Mike Mussina, Lee Smith, Harold Baines and the late Roy Halladay. A sizable contingent of Yankees fans is expected to cheer Rivera - and Mussina - in the upstate New York village

LEADING OFF: Cooperstown calling, moonshots and revved Yanks
LEADING OFF: Cooperstown calling, moonshots and revved Yanks

Will clutch hitter Edgar Martinez choke up? Rivera, the only unanimous selection in Hall history, will be joined by Martinez, Mike Mussina, Lee Smith, Harold Baines and the late Roy Halladay. A sizable contingent of Yankees fans is expected to cheer Rivera - and Mussina - in the upstate New York village

U.S. wants military cooperation pact with Sri Lanka to tackle red tape - TV
  • US
  • 2019-07-21 06:55:22Z

The United States wants a special forces cooperation agreement with Sri Lanka to sidestep bureaucracy and has no intention of setting up a military base in the country, the American ambassador to the island nation said in a television interview. The comments represent the latest attempt by ambassador Alaina B. Teplitz to assuage concerns over U.S. involvement in the Indian Ocean island after plans to sign a Status of Forces Agreement (SoFA) by the two countries was heavily criticised by local media and some political analysts who see it as a threat to Sri Lanka's sovereignty. Also called the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA), it will establish the framework for U.S. military personnel...

Brilliant Pacquiao downs Thurman to capture WBA crown
Brilliant Pacquiao downs Thurman to capture WBA crown

Filipino legend Manny Pacquiao rolled back the years to become the oldest welterweight champion in boxing history with a thrilling split decision victory over WBA champion Keith Thurman on Saturday. The 40-year-old Pacquiao, 10 years older than the previously undefeated Thurman, delivered a vintage

Why this ESPN analyst thinks Warriors could be
Why this ESPN analyst thinks Warriors could be 'terrifying' next year

The Warriors will have 82 games to figure it all out, but they are still a team few teams would want to face if and when they do.

Beaty
Beaty's 3-run HR helps Dodgers recover to beat Marlins 10-6

Matt Beaty keeps making it difficult for the Los Angeles Dodgers to send him down to Triple-A again. The rookie came off the bench to play left field during the eighth inning against the Miami Marlins on Saturday night and then delivered a three-run homer in the bottom of the inning to break a tie as

Manny Pacquiao beats Keith Thurman by split decision
Manny Pacquiao beats Keith Thurman by split decision

From his first-round knockdown punches to his tenacious 12th-round finish, Manny Pacquiao gave yet another one-sided thrashing to Father Time. Keith Thurman was a whole lot tougher to beat, but the 40-year-old Filipino senator managed to win that vote as well. Pacquiao floored Thurman early and persevered

Real Madrid ready to move Welsh star Bale
Real Madrid ready to move Welsh star Bale

Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane says the La Liga giants are poised to offload Welsh star Gareth Bale in the coming days. Bale was left off Real Madrid's roster for Saturday's 3-1 exhibition loss to Bayern Munich at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. "He wasn't included in the squad

UPDATE 2-Boxing-Pacquiao beats Thurman on split decision

Manny Pacquiao beat defending champion Keith Thurman on a split points decision on Saturday to take the WBA Welterweight Super Championship at the end of an electrifying fight in Las Vegas. Two judges scored it 115-112 to Pacquiao and another gave it 114-113 to Thurman, who suffered his first defeat

Pacquiao beats Thurman on split decision
Pacquiao beats Thurman on split decision

Two judges scored it 115-112 to Pacquiao and another gave it 114-113 to Thurman, who suffered his first defeat in 30 fights. Thurman had vowed to beat the 40-year old Filipino into retirement, but he was behind from the first round at the MGM Grand. Thurman started to bleed from his nose in the fifth

Dozier homers in 1st, Royals snap Indians
Dozier homers in 1st, Royals snap Indians' 6-game win streak

Jakob Junis and the Kansas City Royals have been on a roll since the All-Star break. Hunter Dozier homered in the first inning and Junis pitched two-hit ball through six dominant innings as the Royals beat Cleveland 1-0 on Saturday night, snapping the Indians' six-game winning streak. Kansas City

UPDATE 2-Pacifist constitution reform at stake as Japan goes to polls
  • US
  • 2019-07-21 03:15:31Z

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc was forecast to win a solid majority in an upper house election on Sunday that could determine whether his dream of revising the post-war, U.S.-drafted pacifist constitution can be kept alive. Media surveys show Abe's Liberal Democratic Party

Kosta Koufos heading to Europe, agrees to terms with CSKA Moscow
Kosta Koufos heading to Europe, agrees to terms with CSKA Moscow

After spending 11 seasons in the NBA, the last four years in Sacramento, Kosta Koufos has found a new home for next season. In Moscow. With EuroLeague powerhouse CSKA Moscow. NBA veteran center Kosta Koufos has reached an agreement with EuroLeague Russian powerhouse CSKA Moscow that will make him the

Bayern steal spotlight with 3-1 friendly win in Hazard
Bayern steal spotlight with 3-1 friendly win in Hazard's Real debut

Bayern Munich spoiled Eden Hazard's Real Madrid debut, downing the Spanish giants 3-1 in a friendly in Houston Saturday despite goalkeeper Sven Ulreich's sending off. Corentin Tolisso, Robert Lewandowski and Serge Gnabry had given Bundesliga champions Bayern a comfortable 3-0 lead before recent

Big league ballparks broil as heat wave grips much of majors
Big league ballparks broil as heat wave grips much of majors

At Wrigley Field, misters in the back of the bleachers tried to cool the crowd. At Yankee Stadium, only one player took batting practice on the field. In Cleveland, rules were relaxed on what fans could bring into the park.

Griner scores 17, Mercury beat Wings 70-66

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Brittney Griner had 17 points and eight rebounds, DeWanna Bonner added 14 points, and the Phoenix Mercury beat the Dallas Wings 70-66 on Saturday night.

147-pound champs Spence Jr., Porter to fight Sept. 28 in LA

LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Welterweight champions Errol Spence Jr. and Shawn Porter will meet in a unification bout Sept. 28 in Los Angeles.

Nketiah leads Arsenal past Fiorentina (video)
Nketiah leads Arsenal past Fiorentina (video)

Joe Willock also scored for Arsenal, who also beat Colorado and Bayern in preseason matches

'Avengers: Endgame' dethrones Avatar as highest-grossing film in history

Avengers Endgame dethrones Avatar as highest-grossing film in history

Report: De Gea agrees rich new deal with Man Utd
Report: De Gea agrees rich new deal with Man Utd

The move sealed, it's expected that Dean Henderson will be given another loan stint at Sheffield United.

Harrison Burton and Paul Menard exchange words after trading hits
Harrison Burton and Paul Menard exchange words after trading hits

In a disagreement that seems to fall along generational lines, Menard says he was justified with wrecking Burton after contact.

NBA free agency 2019: Three potential impact players you probably forgot about
NBA free agency 2019: Three potential impact players you probably forgot about

Believe it or not NBA free agency is still happening, even if there are not any All-Star calibre players remaining on the market. Kyrie Irving, Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson, Khris Middleton, Kemba Walker and Kawhi Leonard are all spoken for. The 35-year-old forward only played in 10 games for the Houston Rockets in 2018-19 before stepping away after the team decided he was not a good fit.

Helped by Trump's putting advice, Herman leads Barbasol

Helped by President Donald Trump's putting advice, Jim Herman had two eagles in a 10-under 62 to maintain a one-stroke lead Saturday in the PGA Tour's Barbasol Championship. Trump's regular golf partner while working as an assistant professional at Trump National Bedminster in New Jersey

Whyte survives knockdown to beat Rivas
Whyte survives knockdown to beat Rivas

Dillian Whyte survived a ninth round knockdown to beat Oscar Rivas in a unanimous points decision and claim the WBC interim heavyweight title on Saturday. It was Whyte's tenth successive victory, following his only loss to Anthony Joshua in 2016, and the Briton now becomes the mandatory challenger

Isner advances to final on Newport's hot grass courts

Top-seeded John Isner overcame extremely hot conditions and a first-set tiebreaker loss to beat fourth-seeded Ugo Humbert of France 6-7 (4), 7-6 (5), 6-3 on Saturday and advance to the Hall of Fame Open final. The 34-year-old American will face Alexander Bublik, a 7-6 (5), 3-6, 6-4 winner over Marcel

Burton, Menard have post-race chat at New Hampshire
Burton, Menard have post-race chat at New Hampshire

Harrison Burton and Paul Menard exchange words on pit road after the ROXOR 200 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway about Menard spinning Burton late in the race.

See
See 'The New World' of HBO's 'Westworld' Season 3 in Comic-Con trailer debut

HBO's 'Westworld' debuted a Season 3 trailer, Evan Rachel Wood teased big moves for Dolores, and Aaron Paul discussed his new character at Comic-Con.

Dickerson
Dickerson's 2-run homer

Alex Dickerson smacks a two-run home run to center field in the 9th inning to make it 11-3 Mets

Johannes leads New York to 83-78 win over Los Angeles

With the starters in foul trouble and struggling to score, Katie Smith turned to the reserves and they delivered. New York's bench scored 43 points, led by rookie Marine Johannes with 17, in the Liberty's 83-78 victory over the Los Angeles Sparks on Saturday. Johannes hit all six of her field

TBS
TBS' 'Snowpiercer' Trailer: Jennifer Connelly and Daveed Diggs Go Off the Rails (Video)

TBS dropped the first footage of its hotly anticipated "Snowpiercer" series during the show's panel at San Diego Comic-Con on Saturday: a trailer featuring stars Jennifer Connelly and Daveed Diggs as adversaries in this off-the-rails, post-apocalyptic thriller.Fans can get a glimpse of just how much of a wreck this bonkers train is in the video above.The series, which has already been renewed for a second season, is an adaptation of the 2014 Bong Joon-Ho film of the same name starring Chris Evans and Tilda Swinton. Set seven years after the world has become a frozen wasteland, the series centers on the humanity's survivors, who inhabit a gigantic, perpetually-moving train circling the...

Burt Ward To Appear In The CW
Burt Ward To Appear In The CW's Arrowverse Crossover - Comic-Con

Batwoman executive producer Caroline Dries revealed Saturday at Comic-Con that Burt Ward, who played Robin opposite Adam West's Batman in the iconic late 1960s TV series Batman, will appear in the CW's annual Arrowverse superhero crossover event this fall. Titled "Crisis on Infinite Earths," the upcoming mega-crossover will unite the entire Arrowverse series franchise - […]

Police: Body in car was dead before Alabama officer fired
  • US
  • 2019-07-20 22:14:03Z

Police in west Alabama say a person whose body was found after a police shooting was dead before the officers fired. Aliceville Police Chief Tonnie Jones tells the Tuscaloosa News that the driver had a dead body in a stolen car. Jones told the newspaper that officers first tried to stop the Volkswagen Jetta just before noon on Alabama Highway 17, and shot at the car just before it hit a police car near downtown.

'The Orville' Moves From Fox to Hulu for Season 3

Seth MacFarlane's "The Orville" is beaming over from Fox to Hulu for its upcoming third season.The sci-fi series' creator and star shared the news himself during the show's panel at San Diego Comic-Con on Saturday, revealing Season 3 will launch on the streaming service as a Hulu original in late 2020.An individual with knowledge of the "Star Trek"-esque show's move from Fox to Hulu told TheWrap that "Orville" studio 20th Century Fox Television and MacFarlane worked closely with the broadcast network and streaming service to make the shift happen, as Fox had already renewed the series for Season 3 back in May.Also Read: 'Westworld' Season 3 Trailer: Dolores Is Still Fighting Humans, Maeve...

Schauffele goes after R&A for handling of failed driver test
Schauffele goes after R&A for handling of failed driver test

Xander Schauffele was still running hot Saturday in the British Open, and it had nothing to do with a 69 that left him 11 shots out of the lead at Royal Portrush. Schauffele accused the R&A of trying to ruin his image by not keeping private that his Callaway driver failed to conform to the limits of

Watch 49ers tight end George Kittle lift 350-plus pounds on bench press
Watch 49ers tight end George Kittle lift 350-plus pounds on bench press

Is that good? I think that's good. Kittle appears more than ready to have another strong season.

Mike Shanahan returns to Broncos practice for first time in more than 10 years
Mike Shanahan returns to Broncos practice for first time in more than 10 years

The Broncos fired coach Mike Shanahan after the 2008 season. He hadn't returned to the team's facilty, until today. Shanahan was back on Saturday, at the invitation of new coach Vic Fangio. "I was glad to have Mike here," Fangio told reporters. "I invited him out, wanted him to come

Family Guy season 18 trailer: See Peter with Beavis & Butt-head, Quagmire with too many cats
Family Guy season 18 trailer: See Peter with Beavis & Butt-head, Quagmire with too many cats

Family Guy season 18 trailer: Peter with Beavis & Butt-head, Quagmire with cats

As clock ticks for Cowboys and Ezekiel Elliott, Zeke plans to travel out of the country
As clock ticks for Cowboys and Ezekiel Elliott, Zeke plans to travel out of the country

Our popcorn is indeed ready. The Cowboys report for camp in five days. Running back Ezekiel Elliott may or may not be there. Per a league source, Elliott currently is believed to be making plans for a trip out of the country. Of course, plans can quickly change. After PFT reported that Elliott is privately

Clanton, Suwannapura win LPGA Tour team event
Clanton, Suwannapura win LPGA Tour team event

Cydney Clanton and Jasmine Suwannapura ran away with the Dow Great Lakes Bay Invitational on Saturday, shooting an 11-under 59 in best-ball play for a six-stroke victory. Clanton and Suwannapura took a five-shot lead into the final round after shooting an alternate-shot 63 on Friday at Midland Country

These stats highlight the Patriots
These stats highlight the Patriots' excellence protecting the quarterback

These two stats give us a peek into the Patriots' excellence in pass protection and the emphasis they seem to put on getting the ball out quickly on offense.

Jennifer Lopez
Jennifer Lopez's Versace Dress Is Now Available As a Sneaker

For those who can't get their hands on the gown itself.

Brazil
Brazil's Bolsonaro says government must cut another 2.5 billion reais

President Jair Bolsonaro said on Saturday that Brazil's federal government will need to cut its budget by 2.5 billion reais ($667 million) next week, website UOL reported, as weak economic growth continues to squeeze revenue. "We want to prevent the government from stopping, as our budget is completely compromised. Brazil's economy is struggling to emerge from a crippling recession and Bolsonaro's government is focused on passing through Congress a pension reform plan that it has said will prop up public finances and kickstart growth.

Chevy Only Used One C7 Part on the C8 Corvette
Chevy Only Used One C7 Part on the C8 Corvette

Take a wild guess.

Fed
Fed's Powell, Williams: Override the Models, Cut Rates and Do it Swiftly

Powell and Williams are on the same page. They both see the need for a rate cut at the end of July, and they both feel the Fed has to act quickly to support and attempt to steer the economy in the right direction. Their comments last week also indicate that they are both willing to override the models

Bankrupt US coal company secures short-term funding
  • US
  • 2019-07-20 18:50:09Z

A U.S. judge has approved funding to allow a bankrupt coal company to maintain basic operations for a few days. U.S. District Judge Frank Volk in West Virginia approved $2.9 million in debtor-in-possession financing Friday from two lenders to Milton, West Virginia-based Blackjewel LLC. The money in part will allow Blackjewel to pay about 140 employees who remain at work in West Virginia, Wyoming and elsewhere.

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