• Beyonce halts Glasgow gig to pay tribute to victims of gun violence
Beyonce halts Glasgow gig to pay tribute to victims of gun violence

Police in Dallas say they're trying to sort through what happened when gunshots rang out during a protest over two recent fatal police shootings. Scores of police and security officers were on hand. Castile's vehicle had a "brake light out", Kelly said, which he says was the other reason Yanez and his partner, Joseph Kauser, pulled the auto over.

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  • Euro 2016: Germany's Mario Gomez suffers hamstring injury
Euro 2016: Germany's Mario Gomez suffers hamstring injury

Gomez will miss the rest of the tournament. France booked their place in the semi-finals with a 5-2 thumping of Iceland in Saint-Denis on Sunday, and Low was impressed by their display. "I made that mistake once before in my career and I won't do it again". But he has been in this situation before with Germany. "Mario Gomez is out".

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  • Lydia Ko, Danny Lee both in contention
Lydia Ko, Danny Lee both in contention

Lang, who hails from McKinney, Texas, has seen the seemingly unflappable Ko up close numerous times and is amazed by her focus and demeanor under pressure at age 19. And it can end up being a little bit of adrenaline. "So it was a lucky one". Ko is tied for the fewest putts through three rounds. Demonstrative is normally not her style, but looks ...

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  • Martin moves up to third overall after Stage 9
Martin moves up to third overall after Stage 9

Froome, however, is happy to be in the flawless position to sustain his bid for a third triumph in four years and he said: "I'm going into the first rest day in yellow, I've got a fantastic team around me and I couldn't be in a better place right now.

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  • Lesnar tracks down Hunt in UFC; Nunes stuns Tate
Lesnar tracks down Hunt in UFC; Nunes stuns Tate

It was a courageous act for a man who underwent gall bladder surgery less than two months ago, had not been training, and was giving up much size. Brock Lesnar didn't let a four-and-a-half year layoff bother him as he ground Mark Hunt down to claim a dominant unanimous decision victory in the co-main event of UFC 200 today.

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  • Stimulus hope lifts Nikkei again, other Asian markets tepid
Stimulus hope lifts Nikkei again, other Asian markets tepid

JAPAN RISES: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 rose 4 percent following a weekend election that landed the ruling coalition a resounding victory , ensuring stability and more stimulus spending for the world's third-largest economy. August WTI oil was up 27 cents, or 0.6 percent, to end at $45.41 per barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Br...

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  • Griezmann named Euro 2016's best player
Griezmann named Euro 2016's best player

Antoine Griezmann would be France team-mate Blaise Matuidi's pick for this year's Ballon d'Or but he played down the significance of a showdown between Euro 2016's top scorer and Cristiano Ronaldo in Sunday's final against Portugal. However, the "Little Master" has failed multiple times at claiming the highest honours with his countries senior nat...

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo inspired Portugal with halftime speech
Cristiano Ronaldo inspired Portugal with halftime speech

It wasn't until the 108 minute that Eder would score possibly his country's most important goal . The France forward won Euro 2016's two most prestigious individual awards Sunday, scooping both Golden Boot and Player of the Tournament honors.

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  • Ronaldo: Portugal stars have made history
Ronaldo: Portugal stars have made history

Portugal showed they are far from a one-man operation against hosts France , defending resolutely and outsmarting France . "We gave everything, we really wanted to win". "Unfortunately, things didn't go well for me". "You can't take anything away from them, they won". And the 47-year-old thinks there is more to come from his side, which fea...

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  • Dwayne Wade to Leave Heat, Join Spurs?
Dwayne Wade to Leave Heat, Join Spurs?

Some of the prioritizes include trying to sign superstar Kevin Durant , retaining Hassan Whiteside and re-signing Dwyane Wade . ESPN's Brian Windhorst said on 790 AM the Ticket in Miami that Wade's representatives have been reaching out to other teams to gauge their interest in the 12-time All-Star.

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  • Hassan Whiteside: AP: Whiteside told teammate he'd stay in MII
Hassan Whiteside: AP: Whiteside told teammate he'd stay in MII

The AP's Tim Reynolds reports that Whiteside agreed to a four-year, maximum salary deal with the team. The person spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity because the deal can not be finalized and signed before July 7. "Your dedication and hard work to the game has finally paid off". Wade ended his tweet with the hashtag, "Caniborrow5dollars",...

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  • The All-Star Game matters, and that's probably fine
The All-Star Game matters, and that's probably fine

The AL starting pitcher is White Sox lefty Chris Sale , who is the leading candidate to win the AL Cy Young Award for the first time . In 2012, Sale was 10-2 with a 2.19 ERA, 0.95 WHIP and 98 strikeouts in 102 innings . The AL plans to pitch Corey Kluber, Cole Hamels, Aaron Sanchez and Jose Quintana after Sale. Since the alternating-league ...

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  • Cosby court case to go on
Cosby court case to go on

Cosby is frustrated with Judge Steven O'Neill ruling against his efforts to reverse an earlier decision to send him to trial on charges of aggravated assault as a result of an encounter between Cosby and Constand back in 2004. Cosby, 78, was held for trial in May based on his and Constand's police statements from 2005. Kevin Steele, Montgomer...

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  • Markieff Morris speaks out against Kevin Durant joining Golden State
Markieff Morris speaks out against Kevin Durant joining Golden State

In the most anticipated move of the National Basketball Association offseason, Durant announced his decision Monday on The Players' Tribune . That made for interesting timing, as the Thunder came up just short of reaching the NBA Finals this year, blowing a 3-1 series lead in the Western Conference Finals against the Warriors.

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  • Newcastle United weighing up stunning move for Liverpool midfielder
Newcastle United weighing up stunning move for Liverpool midfielder

Ibe, who joined Liverpool as a 16-year-old from Wycombe Wanderers in 2011, cut a glum figure as he made his way towards his Porsche sports auto. Ibe is undoubtedly a talented player at Championship level, having wowed on loan at Derby County the season before last, impressing enough for Brendan Rodgers to recall him back to the first team.

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  • Ronaldo told me I would score victor - Portugal's Eder
Ronaldo told me I would score victor - Portugal's Eder

Sunday, Portugal defeated France 1-0 to capture the Euro 2016 crown. Portugal's winning team ride through Pombal Square in an open bus on their return to Lisbon . At a press conference afterwards, coach Santos could not hide his delight: "First of all, I would like to thank God, the Father, for this moment and for everything in my life".

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  • Napoli striker rejects monstrous €50m per year contract from China
Napoli striker rejects monstrous €50m per year contract from China

Arsenal came close to signing the Argentina worldwide from Real Madrid in summer 2013 and recent reports have suggested he's in their transfer crosshairs once again. Still, Napoli are keen on the Frenchman, and it turns out he would be keen on a move too. "If Arsenal tell us to leave, then things change". Today, Giroud's agent Michael Manuell...

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  • Morning Marquee: Chicago Cubs drop series opener to the Mets
Morning Marquee: Chicago Cubs drop series opener to the Mets

Louis snapped a seven-game home losing streak, their longest since August 1983. This was the first time the Mets and Cubs had played each other since last season's NLCS series, in which NY prevented Chicago from reaching the World Series.

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  • James Harden not Impressed by Warriors' Super-team
James Harden not Impressed by Warriors' Super-team

With Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, Draymond Green and Kevin Durant in the lineup, the Golden State Warriors are surely starting to look like a full-on powerhouse team. "Everyone in the organization is locked in on the same goal". "We are not a "super-team" but just a group of guys that want to work hard to be the very best and our work begins imm...

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  • British Open | Colin Montgomerie to tee off first on his home course
British Open | Colin Montgomerie to tee off first on his home course

It is the third Major of the season, the oldest of golf's Majors. The 145th, obviously it's been around for a very long time. It looks as if wind, rough, heather, and gorse will not be the only elements the players will face this week but likely some rain as well.

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