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Russian ambassador to the US Sergei Kislyak ends his term

Sessions initially didn't disclose those meetings at all during his confirmation hearings to be attorney general and then, once he did disclose them, said the conversations had nothing to do with the Trump campaign. The best thing you can say about Sessions at the end of this week is that he still has a job. "When Mr. Sessions recused himself, the president said he was irritated to learn where his deputy was from", the New York Times article said. Read More »

When a player wants to go, I don't stop him

Earlier this year Mourinho said both shot-stoppers were "equally important", with the Argentina's No.1 fine form seeing him start the Europa League triumph and earn a new deal. "Until then, David was clearly a safe man, a safe choice, but after what Romero did last season, David is thinking and training in a better way and is much better than before. Read More »

Nationals' Stephen Strasburg leaves start after two innings for as a precaution


Matt Grace replaced the starter after just two scoreless innings, although the team does not provide injury reports until after games, per Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post . The left-hander is 0-4 in four career starts against the Nationals . He gave up a pair of singles to Zimmerman and Murphy in the third inning, with Zimmerman scoring on a fielder's choice. Read More »

Manchester United target highly-regarded Bolton Wanderers youngster


The 18-year-old goalkeeper is not very well-known outside of Bolton but if he fulfills his promise, everyone will soon know about him. Bolton will take the biggest offer . Joel Robles is expected to leave, while veteran Maarten Stelekenburg turns 35 this September and also does not have a long term future at the Toffees . Read More »

DySP lynching case; 20 held so far: IG Munir Khan


The police found that four miscreants, including terrorist Sajid Ahmad Gilkar , played a major role in instigating the mob against Pandith . "Gilkar played a key role in the lynching of DSP Mohammad Ayub Pandith of the security wing", a police spokesman said on July 12, the day Gilkar was killed. Read More »

Philipp Lahm wins Germany's Footballer of the Year award


Eligible for the award are German players overseas and players in Germany. German sport journalists voted Lahm the clear victor of the award, with Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos in second and Borussia Dortmund's 31-goal Bundesliga top scorer Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang finishing third. Read More »

Jerry Jones adamantly defends Ezekiel Elliott against domestic violence allegations


It took just over 18-and-a-half minutes for the Cowboys brass to be asked a question regarding football during the annual "State of the Team" press conference. Among those 90 players are Damien Wilson, who was arrested for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon at a Fourth of July celebration in Frisco, Nolan Carroll, who was arrested for DWI in May, and David Irving, who faces a four-game suspension for performance-enhancing drugs. Read More »

Dodgers 'showing strong interest' in Yu Darvish


The Rangers are not expected to give him a big offer at this time, per Buster Olney of ESPN . If they think they'll re-sign him, some evaluators believe, the Rangers will keep him through the trade deadline and keep him as part of the long-shot attempt to make the playoffs this year. Read More »

Manchester United beat Real Madrid in shambolic shootout


Many feel that he may not have lived up to his transfer fee as of yet, but he can look forward to a larger role this upcoming season, as Mourinho searches for goals post-Zlatan. I think the boys who played in the second half , they were disappointed not to play against Real Madrid's best players and best team. "Ultimately, we will see". Read More »

British Open 2017: Updated leaderboard after Round 4


A birdie at the short 14th came after he almost holed his tee shot, and he then went eagle-birdie-birdie to see off Kuchar's own charge. Then he put his second shot on the green. Spieth struggled early on as he bogeyed three of the first four holes and shot 3-over on the front nine. It was a remarkable show of guts, all the more so with memories still fresh of his collapse at the 2016 Masters, when he blew a five-stroke lead on the back nine on the last day. Read More »

Piers Morgan Trolled Virender Sehwag On Twitter


With Australia out of the way now, Sunday's final could prove to be the moment that changes the course of women's cricket in India. Tough luck today but women's cricket in India has truly arrived. We fought well & will only get better & stronger. Sehwag and Morgan's Twitter war has become quite famous since the Rio Olympics in August when the Englishman took a dig at India's medal celebrations. Read More »

Liverpool wait for Southampton approval before van Dijk talks


At the time, they were forced to issue a public apology and were told to drop their interest. He also teased that Liverpool should sell the No.10 before he goes on strike- a joke seemingly fuelled by Virgil van Dijk training on his own having informed the Saints he wants to leave this summer. Read More »

Browns agree with Jabrill Peppers to rookie deal


Rookies report to the team's headquarters in Berea, Ohio. on Monday to begin preparations for training camp. Peppers was the second of Cleveland's three first-round picks in April's draft and is expected to start immediately. Peppers had tweeted earlier this month in regards to speculation that the holdup from signing his rookie deal had to do with guaranteed money and language in his contract, saying: "Laughing at all your speculation". Read More »

Here's What Happened When Michael Phelps Raced a Great White Shark


Events kick off this evening with Olympic swimming legend Michael Phelps taking on a shark in a race. Tong: "I'm a shark diver so I've gone swimming with many different sharks in the past and once you get into the water with them, there's a remarkable calm and you see them as very, very big fish. Read More »

Chris Froome Wins Fourth Tour de France


With Sunday's Paris finish in sight, the 25-year-old lies ninth in the general classification for the 2017 Tour, but having won two stages, including Thursday's summit finish on the iconic Col d'Izoard, Barguil is on course to be crowned king of the mountains. Read More »

Jordan Spieth seizes the moment and the British Open with icy heat


He hit maybe the worst shot of his career, pushing the ball 100 yards right of the fairway on the side of a hill. Spieth would have been facing a double- or even triple-bogey and nearly no shot of winning the tournament. Once Spieth made a decision to take the unplayable lie and move back to the practice range, he then needed to establish a line to the hole. Phelps is the most decorated Olympian of all time with 23 gold medals and Jordan is regarded as the greatest to ever play basketball. Read More »

Senator: Chinese authorities have released detained United States student


Guthrie McLean, the University of Montana student who has spent at least the last four days detained in China, has been released, Senator Steve Daines told the press in a phone call Sunday afternoon. "I am thrilled to report that we just received an email from Guthrie McLean's mother that 'prayers answered, Guthrie is home, '" Daines said in a statement. Read More »

Day 4 of the British Open at Royal Birkdale

He twice made birdies that momentarily tied him for the lead, only for Spieth to pour in birdie putts on top of him to stay in front. Former champion Rory McIlroy's comeback from an opening-round string of bogeys, had a brief revival, before fell off again. Read More »

Pedro taken to hospital after clash with Arsenal keeper


Scroll through the gallery above to see the latest injury update from Pedro, and recap the horrific clash between the Chelsea winger and Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina . "For sure he stays here (in Beijing) and then if the situation is okay he will come tomorrow to Singapore". The Chelsea squad, who flew to Singapore immediately after the London derby at Bird's Nest Stadium, won the game in convincing fashion with Michy Batshuayi adding two fine goals after Willian opened the ... Read More »

Begu defeats Georges for Bucharest Open title


Tearful Kiki Bertens beat Anett Kontaveit in three sets to win her second WTA Tour title of the year at the Ladies Championship Gstaad. "It is awesome. Begu blinked first in the second, seeing Goerges take control of a rally by wrong-footing her before dispatching a forehand victor into unguarded court to break. Read More »