• RNC official says he agrees Cruz is an 'a--hole'
RNC official says he agrees Cruz is an 'a--hole'

There's certainly overwhelming support for Trump at the convention. When John Boehner called Cruz "Lucifer in the flesh", he wasn't just speaking for establishment and moderate Republicans. But for now, a Cruz aide told me it's about politics, not personal attacks. Ted Cruz wasn't backing down. Toomey also insisted his inability to close th...

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  • Man Utd to cut Pogba deal, says player's barber
Man Utd to cut Pogba deal, says player's barber

I can not tell. First of all because I don't think it's correct to speak about players from other clubs. However, United are in transfer mode and chief executive Ed Woodward is to miss the club's pre-season tour of China to stay and continue negotiations.

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  • NBA Close To Moving 2017 All-Star Game Due To NC Bathroom Bill
NBA Close To Moving 2017 All-Star Game Due To NC Bathroom Bill

Wojnarowski, the editor of the Vertical .com, reported on Thursday afternoon that the National Basketball Association had chose to move the game in reaction to North Carolina's House Bill 2 , a newly enforced law that that many feel discriminates against the LGBT community.

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  • Tour de France: Froome retains overall lead
Tour de France: Froome retains overall lead

But what memories he has created. Cavendish has won four stages on this year's Tour and is preparing to race on the track at the Olympics, where he will be competing in the omnium event. The win takes Cavendish past stage wins collected by another Frenchman Barnard Hinault on 28, leaving the legendary Belgian Eddie Merckx's lifetime haul of 3...

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  • RNC: Mitch McConnell Thinks It's Exhilarating To Be Shot At
RNC: Mitch McConnell Thinks It's Exhilarating To Be Shot At

McConnell gave President Obama "credit" for at least being "upfront about his plans to move America to the far left", despite the differences he has had with him in the past. Only under Donald Trump and Mike Pence do we have a chance at a better way. We've already passed the first major education reform in more than a decade, and ended Common Core.

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  • Dodgers' Kershaw out for series vs Nats because of back pain
Dodgers' Kershaw out for series vs Nats because of back pain

This is mostly news because managers tend to avoid speculation altogether, and Kershaw hasn't given much in the way of details on the condition of his back. Roberts revealed a series of injury issues before the game. Before the injury Kershaw was proving his place as the best pitcher in baseball, with an 11-2 record in 16 starts, a 1.79 ERA and an ...

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  • WNBA Players Fined For Wearing 'Black Lives Matter' T-Shirts
WNBA Players Fined For Wearing 'Black Lives Matter' T-Shirts

The New York Liberty , Phoenix Mercury , Indiana Fever and all players for their respective teams have been fined by the WNBA. In fact, just last week there was an Associated Press story with the headline , "With league support, WNBA players make voices heard".

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  • Clinton campaign spends four hours listing Trump lawsuits on Facebook Live
Clinton campaign spends four hours listing Trump lawsuits on Facebook Live

So far, numerous speakers at the Republican National Convention have devoted more time to denouncing presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton than talking about Trump. Three parents - Mary Ann Mendoza, Sabine Durden and Jamiel Shaw - whose children were killed by undocumented immigrants also spoke out, all agreeing that Trump would make sur...

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  • Florida Officials Probe Zika Case That May Not Be Travel-Related
Florida Officials Probe Zika Case That May Not Be Travel-Related

Early in the year it became known that Zika was transmitted sexually. Mara Gambineri, spokeswoman for the Florida Department of Health , said Wednesday that it has not been confirmed the infection came from a local mosquito. All travelers should take steps to prevent mosquito bites during their trip and for three weeks after they return. Infecti...

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  • AB InBev says it has US approval for SABMiller merger
AB InBev says it has US approval for SABMiller merger

Reuters announced in May that US antitrust officials were investigating A-B InBev over incentives that encouraged independent distributors to sell more of its own beer brands at the expense of competing craft beers. The deal was structured as a "scheme of arrangement", which required approval by 75 percent of SABMiller's shareholders. European an...

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  • Durant to the Warriors
Durant to the Warriors

Durant was asked if he had spoken with Russell Westbrook about his decision to leave the Thunder. "And the relationship was great". "We had great years". Durant: "I went back and forth for two or three days". Charles Barkley said in an interview today that he was "disappointed in Durant " and is "cheating to get titles".

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  • Cavendish pulls out of Tour de France to focus on Rio
Cavendish pulls out of Tour de France to focus on Rio

It means he will not be present to contest cycling's most prestigious sprint, on the Champs-Elysees in Paris on stage 21, on Sunday. "This result is not a surprise for me, in the first week I also tried to go for it", said Zakarin, who fractured a collarbone earlier this year at the Giro d'Italia after crashing in a downhill.

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  • Russian Federation says final decision on Olympic ban expected Sunday
Russian Federation says final decision on Olympic ban expected Sunday

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) said it would study "legal options" before deciding whether to ban Russian Federation from the Rio Games following emergency talks on Tuesday. For their part, the Russians have reacted to the McLaren report with the same mixture of anger, defiance and qualified acceptance that greeted earlier incriminating ...

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  • Jeff Gordon Might Drive Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s Chevy Racecar at Indy
Jeff Gordon Might Drive Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s Chevy Racecar at Indy

He was taken out of the 88 for this weekend's race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway and replaced by Alex Bowman. Earnhardt Jr. also praised the performance of Bowman in filling in for him in New Hampshire, and thanked fans and fellow drivers for the supportive messages he's received.

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  • Ibrahimovic to miss United's China tour
Ibrahimovic to miss United's China tour

Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane has admitted that he is fan of Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba, but also hinted that the Spanish giants will not make a move for the Frenchman. Will he give youth a chance? Manchester United have left Zlatan Ibrahimovic , Anthony Martial , Morgan Schneiderlin , Bastian Schweinsteiger and Marouane Fellaini...

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  • Stenson claims British Open
Stenson claims British Open

On the short Postage Stamp eighth, Mickelson put his tee shot to six feet but missed the birdie putt as Stenson made his from longer range. And after seeing the golf on display on this major championship Sunday, it was no case of recency bias or hyperbole, this was just as good.

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  • Juventus Say No To Man Utd's Pogba Bid
Juventus Say No To Man Utd's Pogba Bid

He is now among the world's most valuable players, and the Guardian says United offered a transfer package worth £100million to the Serie A champions. "Of course, he's a very good player and every club wants the best players but right now he's at Juve and we have a large squad already". We've been hearing for weeks that Jose Mourinho was lini...

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  • Angela Eagle withdraws from leadership contest after trailing Smith on nominations
Angela Eagle withdraws from leadership contest after trailing Smith on nominations

The YouGov poll for The Times found that if all three candidates stood, Mr Corbyn would secure 54% of the votes with Ms Eagle on 21% and Owen Smith on 15%. Regarded as being on the "soft Left", he became shadow Welsh secretary under Ed Miliband's leadership and was promoted to the work and pensions brief under Mr Corbyn.

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  • Kyle Edmund faces biggest test of career in Davis Cup tie
Kyle Edmund faces biggest test of career in Davis Cup tie

Lajovic, the world number 81, easily brushed aside Ward in just one hour and 52 minutes after breaking his opponent's serve in the opening game of the match. Lajovic led 4-2 in the tie-break but Edmund again used his forehand to fight back and brought up his first match point at 5-6. Cilic's 7-6 (11/9), 6-3, 6-4 victory pulled Croatia level at ...

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  • Cavendish pulls out of Tour de France
Cavendish pulls out of Tour de France

Team Sky's Froome was in the leading pack, finishing 13th, as he and his rivals finished on the same time to maintain the status quo in the general classification heading into Tuesday's rest day. Another surprise move on stage 11 saw him take advantage of strong winds to get another 12 seconds, while he took the majority of time out of his ri...

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