• Republicans blast Federal Bureau of Investigation director's refusal to push for charges in Clinton emails
Republicans blast Federal Bureau of Investigation director's refusal to push for charges in Clinton emails

FBI Director James Comey told US lawmakers on Thursday that FBI employees who mishandled classified material in the way Hillary Clinton did as secretary of state could be subject to dismissal or loss of security clearance. "They, I believe, did not believe they were sending any material that was classified", she said. "I did not send or receive a...

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  • Euro 2016: Antwon Griezmann!
Euro 2016: Antwon Griezmann!

Didier Deschamps' team must also be strongly motivated to win this on home soil for their legions of fans. Their team won this tournament in 2000, two years after lifting the World Cup, but it hasn't had a trophy since then. He said the final showdown is going to be a 50-50 match . "This is a great story - the players wrote history by knocking out...

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  • What time is Portugal v France in the Euro 2016 final?
What time is Portugal v France in the Euro 2016 final?

Portugal's journey in this Euro has been far from convincing this time . Euro 2016 has transcended football and united France during hard times , making captain Hugo Lloris all the more determined to give his compatriots a victory to savour.

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  • Bridgestone Invitational: Dustin Johnson fends off Jason Day to win again
Bridgestone Invitational: Dustin Johnson fends off Jason Day to win again

Here's how things unfolded at Firestone Country Club in Akron , Ohio. When asked whether it was tough shooting 66-66 on the weekend at Firestone Country Club's South Course while playing dad off the course, Johnson downplayed the extra burden.

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  • Gatlin, Merritt Webb qualify in 200
Gatlin, Merritt Webb qualify in 200

She secured a berth on the American roster to race in Rio de Janeiro with her victory Sunday in the 400, then had four days rest before preparing to potentially run three consecutive rounds again in the 200. "It just wasn't good enough today". "They came out to be giant killers". Young expected to run in the 19s, and thinks maybe the second half ...

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  • Dwyane Wade: 'I Have Made the Right Choice'
Dwyane Wade: 'I Have Made the Right Choice'

The 3,400-square-foot mesh video screen on the exterior of AmericanAirlines Arena will feature images of Wade, vignettes honoring some of the best moments of his Miami tenure will play and the team will release photo galleries of his career.

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  • Chris Coleman eyes successful 'last hit' with Wales at World Cup
Chris Coleman eyes successful 'last hit' with Wales at World Cup

Allen says he has not thought about his future at the Euros, with all his focus being on Wales and how they make the most of their success in France. He said: "When we've got a team that good, there's not much to worry about". "The support we've had has g iven us that extra confidence to move on to the next level". Coleman praised his players a...

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  • Kerber denies all-Williams final
Kerber denies all-Williams final

She managed only 21 points in a semi-final that shaved three minutes off the previous Open era quickest women's semi-final when Dinara Safina was obliterated by Venus Williams in 51 minutes in 2009. Asked to assess her difficulties in the match, Kerber responded: "I think we were both returning well at the beginning of the first set". "I couldn't...

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  • Serena and Venus Williams win sixth Wimbledon doubles title
Serena and Venus Williams win sixth Wimbledon doubles title

Soon enough, she was wrapping Kerber in a warm embrace, then holding up those fingers to symbolize "22."
"At the end, I was trying everything, but she deserved it today". Sixteen years ago, her older sister achieved the same feat at the All England Club . The first set was on serve until 6-5, when back to back errors from Kerber gave Serena the br...

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  • ARAF Publishes List of 68 Athletes Who Meet Rio Olympics Selection Criteria
ARAF Publishes List of 68 Athletes Who Meet Rio Olympics Selection Criteria

When it maintained the ban last month, the IAAF said individual Russian athletes who proved they had not been tainted by the country's tarnished system could still be cleared for Rio. CAS is already mediating efforts to settle a dispute between Russian Federation, its athletes and the governing body of world athletics over their participation in th...

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  • 2-trophy day for Serena Williams: She and Venus win doubles
2-trophy day for Serena Williams: She and Venus win doubles

Today's win at Wimbledon is Serena's 7th which ironically also ties her with Graf for second all-time behind Martina Navratilova's nine Wimbledon titles. Game of Thrones actress Maisie Williams was seen rocking her new blue hair. Because Williams served first, she leads 2-1. "I think sometime after the French Open, (coach) Patrick (Mou...

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  • Rosberg summoned over alleged rules breach
Rosberg summoned over alleged rules breach

World champion Lewis Hamilton was fastest with a best lap in one minute and 31.660 seconds, three-tenths quicker than Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo and six-tenths clear of Max Verstappen. Hamilton, the defending F1 champion, and Rosberg crashed on the final lap in a dramatic end to the Austrian Grand Prix last weekend. "In all those races the s...

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  • Giroud reacts as France reaches EURO 2016 final
Giroud reacts as France reaches EURO 2016 final

Due to these links, Arsenal were said to be willing to let Giroud leave this summer, if their demands were met. However, with Giroud performing well with the French national side at the 2016 European Championships , the Gunners have made a decision to thwart the interest that any other club has shown on Giroud, according to a report in the Daily ...

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  • Wimbledon 2016: Venus and Serena Williams sisters win doubles final
Wimbledon 2016: Venus and Serena Williams sisters win doubles final

I'm not sure why I thought it was 5-3. And she broke immediately afterwards before serving out to love to defend her title - and match Steffi Graf's epic grand slam singles record. She faced just one break point - at 3-all in the second set, representing Kerber's only real opening - and shut the door emphatically with aces at 117 miles per hour...

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  • Jo-Wilfried Tsonga plays down pressure on Andy Murray
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga plays down pressure on Andy Murray

He came up with some great shots. "You also have to be able to play good tennis in the big moments, and we both did that today". A little glimpse into the way Andy Murray is perceived around these parts - and the sorts of questions put to him at post-match news conferences.

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  • Man charged in shooting of Ballwin police officer
Man charged in shooting of Ballwin police officer

Taylor is charged with first-degree assault of a police officer, armed criminal action, and unlawful possession of a firearm. He added that Taylor was on probation for stealing a vehicle in Oklahoma and has previously served prison time for illegally possessing a firearm.

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  • Montreal Canadiens Trade PK Subban to Nashville for Shea Weber
Montreal Canadiens Trade PK Subban to Nashville for Shea Weber

He got the bigger, more defensively dependable player he was likely seeking in Weber, one of the NHL's premier rearguards who at almost 31, is more than three years older than the 27-year-old Subban. "He came there with a good attitude", Weber said of Subban. "P.K. Subban, to me, is one of the best defenseman in the National Hockey League", Poile...

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  • Tate barely makes weight for UFC 200; Johny Hendricks misses
Tate barely makes weight for UFC 200; Johny Hendricks misses

His debut in the UFC came with a little bit of fanfare. Henderson was, and will be remembered as, a Pride Fighting legend. Hunt had a career resurgence of sorts when he began his UFC tenure. Lesnar better do a lot of sparring. The last time fans saw them they were both portraying baby faces and whilst that could work in this one off match with ...

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  • 'Love Island' 2016: Sophie Gradon Quits Show To Rekindle Tom Powell Romance
'Love Island' 2016: Sophie Gradon Quits Show To Rekindle Tom Powell Romance

She credited Katie for being a "godsend" in the villa and picking up her mood when she was feeling low. Adam explained to Alex: "I'm in a couple with a girl when I'm interested in another girl, which is a tough position to be in". I don't think she's a nasty person or a disgusting person. "You can do it, I know you can". When you're in ther...

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  • Mets' return home brings a semblance of hope
Mets' return home brings a semblance of hope

New York Mets' Travis d'Arnaud connects for a two-run single to center field against the Chicago Cubs during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Saturday, July 2, 2016 , in New York . The Cubs are looking for revenge from a year ago, and the Mets aren't looking like a team that's going to be able to stop them. But I don't believe right ...

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