• Indiana Governor Mike Pence and Donald Trump earlier this week
Indiana Governor Mike Pence and Donald Trump earlier this week

Pence says at an announcement event on Saturday in NY that Trump "is a great man and he will make a great president of the United States of America". Trump, 70, is set to be formally nominated as the party's candidate for the presidential election at the convention in Cleveland. "I am pleased to announce that I have chosen Governor Mike Pence ...

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  • Big wind and slow greens
Big wind and slow greens

He was at 2 under, along with U.S. Open champion and World No. 2 Dustin Johnson (69). Sweden's Stenson notched four birdies in his opening seven holes to reach seven under and second place on the leaderboard. That year Mickelson discovered that he had learnt, finally, how to answer the hard questions links golf courses set players. Th...

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  • Tebow calls speaking role at RNC a
Tebow calls speaking role at RNC a "rumor"

Donald Trump's people had told the New York Times that the Broncos quarterback would be speaking at Trump's new kind of showbiz-y convention. Forty-six delegates and 43 alternates are headed to Cleveland for the four-day Republican convention that starts Monday.

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  • Syndergaard, Cespedes, Fowler out of All-Star Game
Syndergaard, Cespedes, Fowler out of All-Star Game

First came the news that Matt Harvey would be out for the season after electing to have surgery for his newly discovered Thoracic Outlet Syndrome-the same condition that sent Phil Hughes of the Minnesota Twins to the operating table. The Mets went out of their way to downplay Syndergaard's exit Friday, ruling out an elbow issue. Collins did go ...

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  • Former Trump Opponent Predicts A Well-run Convention
Former Trump Opponent Predicts A Well-run Convention

Mike Hopkins, the only delegate from the city of Missoula, will also be in the crowd and explains his delegate role. And they recognize that Donald Trump beat 16 other candidates in a record turnout, he won with a record number of votes, and that denying Donald Trump the nomination through some backroom deal would destroy the Republican Party.

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  • Mourinho hopes United players will forge close bond in China
Mourinho hopes United players will forge close bond in China

Carrick was on course to end his 10-year stay at Old Trafford earlier this summer, but Mourinho offered the 34-year-old a one-year extension to his contract to keep him at the club for another season. Who should United sign? All in all, Mourinho selected a strong XI for United's opening game of pre-season with Memphis Depay, Ander Herrera and Dal...

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  • First female-to-male sexual transmission of Zika documented
First female-to-male sexual transmission of Zika documented

On day three, she visited her primary care doctor, who took blood and urine samples, and sent them off to the NYC health department. The Zika virus is carried by the Aedes aegypti mosquito, and the team have also warned any attempt to target the mosquitos may have limited impact.

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  • Jose Mourinho vows to give everything to bring success to Manchester United
Jose Mourinho vows to give everything to bring success to Manchester United

Around 7,000 United fans turned out for the gentle workout, unanimously roaring their support for a manager who is keen to pay them back after three relatively lean years under David Moyes and Louis van Gaal. United's preparations step up a notch on their forthcoming tour of China, where they face Dortmund, Galatasaray and neighbours Manchester Cit...

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  • Manchester United Sign Henrikh Mkhitaryan
Manchester United Sign Henrikh Mkhitaryan

Jose Mourinho has questioned whether new signing Eric Bailly is ready for the Manchester United first team despite having made the Ivory Coast worldwide his first signing since moving to Old Trafford. Gundogan also admitted that "when you see how he played past year, it was really incredible". For his mind-boggling exploits, Mkhitaryan was voted Bu...

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  • 14th July 2016 | BoE Leaves Rates On Hold Despite Brexit Concerns
14th July 2016 | BoE Leaves Rates On Hold Despite Brexit Concerns

The Bank of England kept interest rates on hold and refrained from injecting more money into the British economy Thursday, despite some clear evidence of the initial economic damage caused by the country's decision last month to leave the European Union.

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  • Rory McIlroy Won't Even Watch Golf in the Olympics
Rory McIlroy Won't Even Watch Golf in the Olympics

He added that some people even go as far as to say that golf isn't a sport, a notion that Chamblee feels McIlroy could have fought against by going to Rio and taking part in the Olympics. "You're not going to give it up", said the Briton. Due to the health concerns, Jordan Spieth decided not to participate in the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de ...

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  • Liverpool 'end pursuit' of AC Milan-bound Polish global
Liverpool 'end pursuit' of AC Milan-bound Polish global

The midfielder wanted to line up under Jurgen Klopp in 2016-17, but with his club refusing to reach an agreement with the Reds, he's set to move to San Siro. The 22-year-old, who is with Udinese but spent the last two seasons on loan at Empoli FC, has been a Liverpool target for months, with Klopp keen to sign more attacking prowess to his side for...

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  • Keselowski wins NASCAR race after almost running out of fuel
Keselowski wins NASCAR race after almost running out of fuel

He now has three wins in six Sprint Cup races there. Lap 194 produced the 11th caution of the race, tying the record set previous year, but from a restart on Lap 200 through the finish on Lap 267, the race ran green, and Keselowski was able to squeeze 68 laps out of his fuel cell.

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  • Mohammad Amirs return will make me feel sick: Graeme Swann
Mohammad Amirs return will make me feel sick: Graeme Swann

The match takes place a little less than six years after Amir bowled no balls to order at the same venue against the same opponents, in a game which featured a Swann five-wicket hall. May 02: Amir is selected selection for the England tour, leaving him on course to make a Test return on July 14 at Lord's - the scene of his crime almost six yea...

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  • Tom Brady drops appeal of Deflategate suspension
Tom Brady drops appeal of Deflategate suspension

Bovada.com puts the Raiders odds of winning the Super Bowl at 25/1 while the 49ers are 100/1 shots along with the Browns and Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Now the New England Patriots have made the decision that they do not want to continue the battle.

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  • Tour de France 2016: Chris Froome extends overall lead in somber stage
Tour de France 2016: Chris Froome extends overall lead in somber stage

He signed his first professional cycling contract with Team Saxo-Bank in 2010 and joined Team Sky in 2012, after which he was a key member of the team that assisted Sir Bradley Wiggins and Chris Froome in winning the 2012, 2013 and 2015 Tours de France .

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  • Serena Williams cruises to Wimbledon final, Venus falls in semis
Serena Williams cruises to Wimbledon final, Venus falls in semis

Top seed Serena Williams, who thumped Elena Vesnina of Russian Federation 6-2 6-0 to reach the final, on whether women deserve equal prize money to men. World number one Serena Williams will enter her 27th career Grand Slam Final after taking down world no. 50 Elena Vesnina . But the set was over in 28 minutes courtesy of Serena's seventh ...

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  • Friday's roundup: Gordon could sub for Earnhardt
Friday's roundup: Gordon could sub for Earnhardt

Earnhardt will not be in the Hendrick No. 88 Chevrolet this weekend at New Hampshire Motor Speedway because he is suffering from concussion-like symptoms. BMS executive VP and General Manager Jerry Caldwell presented Gordon with " Jeff Gordon Terrace" - which is a fixed feature at the speedway. "If I was in that position, it would be very toug...

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  • Von Miller is staying with the Broncos
Von Miller is staying with the Broncos

FILE - In this February 7, 2016, file photo, Denver Broncos' Von Miller (58) celebrates with teammat ... The guarantees deal for Miller also beats out every other deal that has been made this off season, like New York Giants defensive end Oliver Vernon's $52 million guarantee and Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Marcell Dareus's $60 milli...

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  • China to Japan: don't get involved in South China Sea row
China to Japan: don't get involved in South China Sea row

It also asked the PCA to reject China's claim to rights within the "nine-dash line". Nordquist also questioned the tribunal's conclusion that Taiping Island, among other "features" in the South China Sea , is a "rock" rather than an island.

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