• The Wall Street Journal: State Department to reopen Hillary Clinton email investigation
The Wall Street Journal: State Department to reopen Hillary Clinton email investigation

However, the probe was put on pause in April as to not interfere with the FBI's investigation into Clinton's email use. Although Kirby declined to provide specific information about the State Department's latest review, he said it would aim to be "as transparent as possible about our results, while complying with our various legal obligations".

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  • Serena doubles up with Venus for second Wimbledon title of the day
Serena doubles up with Venus for second Wimbledon title of the day

That was actually any grand slam. For Mahut and Herbert, this is their second major title together. "I don't even know where eight, nine and 10 was - or when", Williams said. In the end, Kerber's stellar counter-punching defense was not enough to defuse the power game and booming serves of Williams, who prevailed 7-5, 6-3 in the Wimbledon final...

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  • Australia v England: Eddie Jones hits out at 'smart guy' predictions
Australia v England: Eddie Jones hits out at 'smart guy' predictions

Cheika said there would be no compromise over the attacking tactics that saw Australia outscore England 10 tries to nine over the series but lose all three tests. The 44-40 win in Sydney demonstrated the incredible heart and self-belief that this team now possess as England recorded their first ever series win in Jones's homeland.

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  • Simmons to face tough National Basketball Association induction
Simmons to face tough National Basketball Association induction

You could call him Isiah Thomas, the old Isiah Thomas of my generation. His one highlight came midway through the fourth quarter when he took a lob from James Young off an out-of-bounds play and dunked it home, drawing some oohs from the crowd.

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo is confident of winning Euro 2016
Cristiano Ronaldo is confident of winning Euro 2016

Ronaldo has never tasted victory against France, but he is not alone as Portugal have lost the last 10 meetings between the countries, stretching back to 1975. "Tomorrow we will have 11 million people, 11 players, plus three who will come on later on, and everyone will want to write their name in the history books and the history of Portuguese ...

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  • Georgia man said he wanted police to kill him
Georgia man said he wanted police to kill him

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation said Saturday in a news release that Stephen Paul Beck told them he "wanted the police to shoot him as he wanted to die". The Georgia Bureau of Investigation says in a news release that 22-year-old Stephen Paul Beck called 911, saying his vehicle was broken into Friday morning.

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  • Jamie Redknapp reacts to Paul Pogba to Manchester United rumours
Jamie Redknapp reacts to Paul Pogba to Manchester United rumours

United have reached an agreement with Pogba's agent Mino Raiola, which will see the 23-year-old earn £11.5m (€13.5m) a year. "Do I think he wanted to go to Manchester United [and play in the] Europa League?" A combination of injuries and lack of adaptation to the EPL style of football has made the 31-year-old a dispensable player in the United ra...

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  • Anil bhai's arrival is a big boost, says Kohli
Anil bhai's arrival is a big boost, says Kohli

I can't speak about the difference. Anil bhai obviously has all these in abundance. The team activity session on Sunday was a surprise from Anilbhai. If this integrated system takes off, it will help the strategist of the Indian team to make those working at the junior level aware of what kind of players are needed to further strengthen the tea...

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  • USA swim trials close with no world records; Rio Games next
USA swim trials close with no world records; Rio Games next

An impending marriage. And his first child. When Phelps saw the number one beside his name, he pounded the water and pointed toward his family up in the stands. Consider that the women's 4x100 freestyle relay comes on the first day of the Olympic swimming competition. She owns the 10 fastest times in the event, including the world record se...

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  • Knicks GM: Why we're encouraged after Kevin Durant strikeout
Knicks GM: Why we're encouraged after Kevin Durant strikeout

Ultimately for Durant, having fun for however many years he has left playing basketball is the plan. To ensure that the league does not overpay players, 10% is deducted from the players' paychecks and deposited to an escrow account. Stephen Curry is held back by teammates Shaun Livingston and Klay Thompson after arguing a call with referee Jason Ph...

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  • InfographiQ: Murray Awaits Raonic's Challenge in Wimbledon Final
InfographiQ: Murray Awaits Raonic's Challenge in Wimbledon Final

In the era of super-coaches, Raonic has the luxury of relying on not one, but two former grand slam champions in the shape of Carlos Moya and three-times Wimbledon champion John McEnroe. "This is the most important tournament for me every year. I think he could have accomplished a lot more than he has even". Raonic got there in impressive fashion...

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  • Has Everton target Axel Witsel signed with Napoli following new offer?
Has Everton target Axel Witsel signed with Napoli following new offer?

Everton believed nothing stood in their way to sign the player, but Chelsea's last minute effort has led to a hold on contract talks, as Witsel himself feels interested in a switch to Stamford Bridge. He was named Belgian Young footballer of the year in 2007/08 and then took the Belgian Golden Shoe in 2008, an award given by pundits and the media f...

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  • Durant jokes assistant coach is only reason he's at Golden State
Durant jokes assistant coach is only reason he's at Golden State

Even if they were arrogant, they backed it up in a splashy, intoxicating way. Former Most Valuable Player Kevin Durant is joining the Golden State Warriors, giving the team perhaps the best consolation prize they could have hoped for after losing the NBA Finals in crushing fashion last month.

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  • Lee seizes first round lead at US Women's Open
Lee seizes first round lead at US Women's Open

I'm still hitting it good. The last time Ko had the 54-hole lead at a major, last month's KPMG Women's PGA Championship at Sahalee Country Club near Seattle, she went out on Sunday and shot 67 and still lost - to fellow teenager Brooke Henderson in a playoff after the Canadian closed with a 65.

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  • Froome takes yellow jersey after stunning attack
Froome takes yellow jersey after stunning attack

Contador was an agitator in the early part of the stage, chasing a move by a large group of strong climbers along with Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) and world champion Peter Sagan. Froome said: "It was a tough stage and the weather conditions made it even tougher". "It was pretty insane". "Everyone says we're predictable so we said this year le...

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  • Daniel Cormier Gets New Opponent In Anderson Silva For UFC 200
Daniel Cormier Gets New Opponent In Anderson Silva For UFC 200

UFC President Dana White , however, still had plenty of options on his list after Jones was taken off the line-up for Saturday's event. He defeated James Irvin in July 2008, Forrest Griffin in August 2009 and Stephan Bonnar in October 2012 - all via first-round knockout.

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  • Brock Lesnar defeats Mark Hunt via unanimous decision in UFC return
Brock Lesnar defeats Mark Hunt via unanimous decision in UFC return

While not able to posture up and really wail on the hapless 42-year-old, Lesnar's sheer size and power meant that he didn't need to in order to pulverise Hunt . "I don't know what else I have to do, you know?" "Just as it takes courage to step into the octagon, it takes courage to stand for what you believe in", said Lawrence Epstein, the UFC's...

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  • What injured Ronaldo said to inspire Portugal to Euro 2016 glory
What injured Ronaldo said to inspire Portugal to Euro 2016 glory

However, joining the bandwagon were some of the worldwide cricketers. Cristiano Ronaldo has already won the Ballon d'Or after he followed his Champions League win with Real Madrid by leading Portugal to Euro 2016 glory. "He gave me this strength, this energy and it was vital". France have taken the mantle of dream crushers at this tournam...

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  • Portugal vs. France, Euro 2016 final
Portugal vs. France, Euro 2016 final

But the 61-year-old former Greece boss took time to praise the impact of younger players such as Sporting Lisbon's Joao Mario and teenage sensation Renato Sanches. It was quite a turnaround after being on the front foot for each of their five outings up until that point, with Samuel Umtiti making a mockery of his lack of worldwide experience by t...

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  • Kevin Durant might regret what he tweeted six years ago
Kevin Durant might regret what he tweeted six years ago

I just tried to focus on me, but also realize the relationship that I had. "We live in this superhero comic book world where you're either villain or a superhero in this position. While Oklahoma City is still reeling from the move and deciding what to do next, the Warriors welcomed the 2014 NBA MVP to the Bay area. "This was the harder road",...

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