• Conservative Party Leader Theresa May Set to Become Britain's New Prime Minister
Conservative Party Leader Theresa May Set to Become Britain's New Prime Minister

David Cameron said he would resign as prime minister on Wednesday, paving the way for May to take over the job the same day. The party's ruling National Executive Committee (NEC) was to decide whether Corbyn would require nominations to stand in the contest after the party's former business spokeswoman Angela Eagle announced her leadership cha...

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  • US to Send 560 More Troops to Iraq
US to Send 560 More Troops to Iraq

Carter compared the role of Qayara to how forces used the eastern city of Makhmour. "Its objective is to create a logistics hub there, so there will be US logistics support". Carter's daylong visit to Iraq comes on the heels of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit where allies agreed to expand their military support for the war.

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  • Brad Keselowski wins for third time at Kentucky Speedway
Brad Keselowski wins for third time at Kentucky Speedway

Edwards got close to Keselowski on the final lap, but Keselowski sped away. Last year , we came here, I thought we were the best auto, didn't catch a single break, didn't execute, and those two things kept us out of victory lane. HARD HIT: Logano's No. 22 Ford was knocked out after hitting the wall, an impact that left him 38th and red-faced. Si...

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  • Chris Froome holds Tour de France lead in stage 8
Chris Froome holds Tour de France lead in stage 8

At the start of the stage it appeared that Movistar had selected well as the boys in blue were all over the front setting the tempo. Brailsford said: "If you look how far British cycling has come in the last few years, there has been a plan there, a structure".

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  • Olympics 2016: USWNT roster announced, including return of Megan Rapinoe
Olympics 2016: USWNT roster announced, including return of Megan Rapinoe

Midfielder Megan Rapinoe , forward Alex Morgan and defenders Kelley O'Hara and Becky Sauerbrunn are set for their second Olympic appearances. By the time you read this, United States Women's National Team Coach Jill Ellis will have informed every member of their team about their status for the upcoming Summer Olympics in Rio.

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  • FA won't rule out non-English managers to replace Roy Hodgson
FA won't rule out non-English managers to replace Roy Hodgson

Glenn, asked if England Under-21 boss Southgate could take charge for the opening qualifier against Slovakia in September, said: "We'll see". He had previously said Hodgson, who resigned immediately after the Iceland defeat, could have his contract renewed if they reached the semi-finals or got to the quarter finals and played well .

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  • Mets' Noah Syndergaard, Yoenis Cespedes leave game with injuries
Mets' Noah Syndergaard, Yoenis Cespedes leave game with injuries

Former Met Daniel Murphy continued to torture his old team for the Nationals , stroking an RBI double in the third to extend the Washington lead to 3-0. They are expected to be examined Saturday. I think you can notice when you throw 99 and 91. Scherzer replaces his teammate, RHP Stephen Strasburg . Strasburg came off the disabled list this wee...

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

Their down-to-earth coach, Fernando Santos, said the tournament was not a style contest and only victory mattered. Fast forward to 2016 when France are looking to win once again at home. When they returned home, the fallout was enormous and the players were loathed by the French public, who viewed them as irresponsible and selfish spoiled brats...

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  • Giants' Madison Bumgarner loses no-hitter in eighth inning
Giants' Madison Bumgarner loses no-hitter in eighth inning

San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner, left, delivers against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the third inning of a baseball game on Sunday, July 10, 2016, in San Francisco. He had four all of last season. Bumgarner made it look easy, too. After Lamb's single in the eighth, Bumgarner got Brandon Drury to ground into an inning-...

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  • UFC 200 Week: WWE's Brock Lesnar wins, Hall of Fame, Fan Expo
UFC 200 Week: WWE's Brock Lesnar wins, Hall of Fame, Fan Expo

The match was the third time the belt has changed hands since November. Although there was a lot of buzz surrounding the once in a lifetime matchup, the fight was a complete dud as fan booed Cormier for laying on Silva most of the fight. Although he walked away after consecutive losses and serious health problems, he couldn't stop thinking about ...

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  • Andy Murray targeting Novak Djokovic's No1 spot after Wimbledon glory
Andy Murray targeting Novak Djokovic's No1 spot after Wimbledon glory

The last man outside of Murray, Federer, Djokovic and Nadal to triumph at the All England Club was Lleyton Hewitt back in 2002. "To think that he would get through this tournament off the back of that French Open and that clay-court season without any niggles at all is for us as big a success as Andy lifting the trophy himself because it wasn't...

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  • Andy Murray shows champion's grit as he reaches Wimbledon semi-final
Andy Murray shows champion's grit as he reaches Wimbledon semi-final

In the quarters of Wimbledon in 2010, Tsonga also took the first set tie-break before Murray edged the second tie-break and went on to win in four. He suddenly found his serve and his range as Murray surrendered his first sets of the tournament as the match edged towards a nerve-jangling decider.

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  • Keselowski runs out of gas, still wins at Kentucky Speedway
Keselowski runs out of gas, still wins at Kentucky Speedway

There are 267 laps on tap for Saturday's race, so you can't ignore the laps led and fastest laps run categories and expect to have a winning lineup. Fortunately for him, most of his competitors would have the same problem. The victory was significant for Keselowski. It was his second in a row and fourth of the season. "We didn't have the fastest au...

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  • Trail Blazers Commit to Parsons Pursuit
Trail Blazers Commit to Parsons Pursuit

Parsons, after two seasons in Dallas, opted out, looking for a max contract. In his first five seasons in the NBA, Parsons has averaged 13.1 points and 5.3 rebounds per game. Delly is a restricted FA so the Cavaliers can match the contract however they are over the salary cap by a fair margin and may not be willing to make that sort of a decision...

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  • Jason Day Taking Advice From Woods
Jason Day Taking Advice From Woods

A further victory at the BMW Championship made it four wins in six starts for Day after The Open. "The fact that it's played on a links course [where] the conditions can be so different from day to day", said Rory McIlroy recently. Once he arrived in Scotland, Johnson spent one more night enjoying the jug with several of his best friends. Johns...

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  • Wimbledon 2016: Five biggest upsets from Week 1
Wimbledon 2016: Five biggest upsets from Week 1

Querrey to the BBC: "It's incredible, especially to do it here at Wimbledon ". Perhaps this was the moment everyone kept expecting as he tried to dig himself out of a daunting deficit against 41st-ranked Sam Querrey in the third round at Wimbledon .

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  • Murray Starts Quickly To Advance at Wimbledon
Murray Starts Quickly To Advance at Wimbledon

Evans was halted as he headed into a first set tie-break with Alexandr Dolgopolov , while Watson was a break down in the deciding set at 6-3 0-6 0-1* in her match with Annika Beck . "So to come in on grass where Andy is more comfortable than someone like Djokovic - he's never lost to him on grass - and with Lendl in his corner, that's why I think...

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  • Lesnar back in title hunt after return bout
Lesnar back in title hunt after return bout

Then a light heavyweight unification bout between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier slipped into the card's top fight. She completely out-classed Tate on the feet, and once "The Lioness" beat the champ up enough standing, she got the job done on the mat.

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  • Stanton wins Home Run Derby; Duvall ousted in semis
Stanton wins Home Run Derby; Duvall ousted in semis

And he more than lived up to expectations, hitting 24 homers in the first round. That was at Marlins Park off Phillies right-hander Hector Neris with an exit velocity of 113 miles per hour. Davis and Jones fell in the second round, while Machado didn't get out of the first. Frazier , who's not on the AL All-Star team, hit 13 in the final roun...

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  • Red Sox Closer Craig Kimbrel To Undergo Knee Surgery
Red Sox Closer Craig Kimbrel To Undergo Knee Surgery

The Red Sox are now tied for second place in the American League East with the Toronto Blue Jays, just two games behind the first place Baltimore Orioles. He had a track record of consistency, and the ability to hit a century on his fastball, there was not much for Boston not to like. Moore (5-6) gave up four runs, two of them unearned, in ...

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