• IPhone microchip manufacturer ARM to be sold to SoftBank
IPhone microchip manufacturer ARM to be sold to SoftBank

ARM Chief Executive Simon Segars told Reuters the board had been impressed with SoftBank's promise to increase jobs at ARM, its willingness to engage the British government, and the 43 per cent premium the group was willing to pay. According to Bloomberg News' Jeff McCracken, SoftBank may have only began to look at acquiring ARM Holdings...

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  • Lightning agree to $31.15M, 7-year deal with Alex Killorn
Lightning agree to $31.15M, 7-year deal with Alex Killorn

Killorn had 138 career points in 272 career regular season games and has been a positive possession player for his entire career. The Halifax, Nova Scotia, native's 33 playoff points are the fourth-most among Canadian-born forwards over the past three years.

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  • Tour de France time trial completed on sombre day
Tour de France time trial completed on sombre day

Froome was the strongest of all the top contenders and limited his time loss to Dumoulin to 63 seconds. His place in the record books alongside Louison Bobet, Philippe Thys and Greg LeMond is far from in the bag but after extending his lead over all his rivals, and in particular Nairo Quintana after the time trial, the Team Sky rider could hard...

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  • All-New '80s Era 'He-Man' Episode To Premiere During SDCC
All-New '80s Era 'He-Man' Episode To Premiere During SDCC

Yes, there was another Masters of the Universe cartoon in the early 2000s (and it was quite good), but it wasn't the freakish, kid-friendly weirdness of the original Filmation animated series. There's talk of another live-action He-Man film to be directed by McG, the director of the Charlie's Angels movie franchise. Now, the He-Man franchis...

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  • Police Make Further Arrests, Seek Nice Truck Killer's Motives
Police Make Further Arrests, Seek Nice Truck Killer's Motives

But French authorities believe that may have changed. So I will use strong words: "it will be us or them", he said . Lahouaiej-Bouhlel's estranged wife, the mother of his three children, was released Sunday after two days of questioning.

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  • Dwayne Wade: Backyard Dream Comes To Life In Joining Bulls
Dwayne Wade: Backyard Dream Comes To Life In Joining Bulls

This little shy kid from Chicago , came from Milwaukee (at Marquette in college) to Miami and really grew up. The 34-year-old free agent and 3-time National Basketball Association champ reportedly balked at a two-year, US$40 million deal from the only franchise he has known.

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  • Cleveland Indians Finally Lose to Tigers in 12-2 Drubbing
Cleveland Indians Finally Lose to Tigers in 12-2 Drubbing

The combined score: Indians 77-24. As for the Indians , they're 4-1 in their last five game threes of a series, and 10-4 in their last 14 Wednesday games. Cron homered twice and drove in four runs, and Los Angeles overcame another shaky start by Tim Lincecum to beat Tampa Bay for its third win in 15 games.

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  • Plans to launch Pokemon Go in 200 markets: Niantic CEO
Plans to launch Pokemon Go in 200 markets: Niantic CEO

Niantic now has eight corporate sponsors for Ingress globally, including SoftBank Group Corp (9984.T), and the number is likely to be similar for Pokemon GO , he said. Pokemon Go , developed through a partnership between Nintendo and US game studio Niantic , is a mobile game that the world has not seen before.

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  • Jones, Valentine set up T-Wolves-Bulls Summer League final
Jones, Valentine set up T-Wolves-Bulls Summer League final

Over the last two years with the Spartans, Denzel Valentine averaged 16.9 points, 6.9 rebounds and 6.1 assists per game. In a game full of runs - the Timberwolves went on a 22-0 spurt while the Bulls put up a 19-2 run of their own - the Bulls came out on top thanks to the heroic play from Valentine and some hot shooting from Bobby Portis .

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  • John McEnroe thinks Andy Murray will fancy Wimbledon final against Milos Raonic
John McEnroe thinks Andy Murray will fancy Wimbledon final against Milos Raonic

The momentum appeared to swing Federer's way in the third set and he was able to break in game seven for a 5-3 lead after a mishit Raonic backhand, wrapping up the set shortly after to lead the match for the first time - but there was to be one more twist in the tale.

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  • Timberwolves guard Tyus Jones wins NBA Summer League MVP
Timberwolves guard Tyus Jones wins NBA Summer League MVP

In addition to Jones, there were several other Summer League standouts that were honored by making the All-Summer League team. The Timberwolves lost all three of their guaranteed Summer League games and entered bracket play as the last seed among the 24 teams.

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  • Tour de France: Dumoulin wins stage, Froome extends lead
Tour de France: Dumoulin wins stage, Froome extends lead

Dumoulin said racing on was the right decision but Tour organisers chose to dispense with the usual festive atmosphere, declaring a day of mourning. He also put around two minutes into Quintana and that's great. A decision was made by race organisers that stage 13 of the International Cycling Union (UCI) WorldTour race would go ahead, despite a l...

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  • Wimbledon champion Andy Murray withdraws from Rogers Cup
Wimbledon champion Andy Murray withdraws from Rogers Cup

However, the world number two will instead head to Majorca to practice and apologised to his followers for the late withdrawal. With the Olympic Games jammed between Wimbledon and the U.S. " Andy has been very loyal to our event over the years, but certainly we are disappointed he has chosen not to be in Toronto this year ", said tournament d...

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  • GOP leaders hastily approve rules, setting off uproar
GOP leaders hastily approve rules, setting off uproar

Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams said at a Sunday news conference that he has been preparing for the Republican National Convention for two years and has officers from all over the country to help with security, including some from Maine.

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  • Giroud nets twice as France book Germany showdown
Giroud nets twice as France book Germany showdown

There are a lot of positives to take away from this evening and I'm delighted for the players as they deserve this, and for these fans who have been behind us for months. Iceland co-coach Heimir Hallgrimsson believes that his charges have not yet fully grasped the magnitude of what they achieved at Euro 2016. "We're going to really go for it aga...

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  • Felix fails to qualify for 200-400
Felix fails to qualify for 200-400

Olympic Team Trials appearance. Olympic champion Allyson Felix has failed to make the U.S. team for Rio in her favourite event, the 200 meters, as her dreams for a rare sprint double ended at the American trials. Olympic Trials as she battled an ankle injury she sustained while weight training and won the 400 meters in 49.68-the fastest time in t...

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  • Euro 2016 Goal Hero Griezmann Dismisses Platini Comparisons
Euro 2016 Goal Hero Griezmann Dismisses Platini Comparisons

France play Portugal in the final on Sunday. Yet, the diminutive striker was never France's No.1 choice before the European Championships. "We wanted to do something, we knew we were going to suffer", the Juventus man told beIN Sports.

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  • Lynch says 'all of us are again heartbroken'
Lynch says 'all of us are again heartbroken'

How does this affect Black Lives Matter? The founder's son told The Washington Post that he didn't know Long and that the group doesn't espouse violence. "There simply is no place for more violence ", Edwards said. "We have to do better". He said Jackson was the father of a little boy named Mason, who is about four months old.

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  • Henrik Stenson wins showdown against Phil Mickelson for British Open title
Henrik Stenson wins showdown against Phil Mickelson for British Open title

Stenson appeared to be showing signs of nerves when he bogeyed the first, but he recovered from that to produce a scarcely credible 10 birdies over the afternoon, rendering his dropped shot at the par-four 11th meaningless. He rectified that on Sunday and now that he has won everything - FedEX Cup, Race to Dubai and now a Major, he is likely to add...

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  • Johnson says United Kingdom to play bigger role in Europe
Johnson says United Kingdom to play bigger role in Europe

In May, Boris Johnson angered many European allies by claiming the EU was pursuing a similar aim to Adolf Hitler in trying to create a super state. Kai Whittaker, an MP in German chancellor Angela Merkel's CDU party, told BBC Radio 4's World At One: "It's probably the most astonishing promotion in this Cabinet".

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