Thursday July 20-th, 2017

S. Korean leader observes missile test amid North's threats S. Korean leader observes missile test amid North's threats

Korea temporarily suspended the Thaad deployment, citing a need for an environmental impact assessment of the USA missile shield. South Korean President Moon Jae In, in a newspaper interview published online Tuesday, urged Japan to take legal respo...

K Srikanth enters semifinals of Men's singles in Australian Open Super Series K Srikanth enters semifinals of Men's singles in Australian Open Super Series

In the opening game, Tai had no response to Sindhu's smashes as the Rio Olympics silver medallist dominated the proceedings to pocket it easily. In a hard-fought hour-long contest, Tzu Ying came back strong after losing the first game to win the matc...

Alonso and Vandoorne hit with further penalties after engine change Alonso and Vandoorne hit with further penalties after engine change

Speaking in the official FIA press conference, Vandoorne said: "Here we reach very very high top speeds". We'll focus maybe a bit more on the race runs, and hopefully we can play a bit during the race. "We've seen spills and incidents in every se...

Artemis skipper falls overboard in Cup challenger finals Artemis skipper falls overboard in Cup challenger finals

Outteridge, who is an Olympic gold medallist in the physically demanding 49er skiff, slipped and shot off the back of his "flying" high-tech catamaran as it went through a high-speed manoeuvre on Bermuda's Great Sound. Burling sailed ahead to a 47-se...

Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna dealing with anxiety issue

Toronto is 2-9 in Estrada's last 11 starts against a team with a losing record and 4-12 in their last 16 games against a left-handed starter while the under is 10-1 in Estrada's last 11 starts against the AL Central. Junis sustained his first loss of...

Spanish prosecutors accuse Mourinho of 3.3 million euro tax fraud

Much to the surprise of everyone, it seems Cristiano Ronaldo might actually not leave Real Madrid this summer after all. He has been summoned to testify on July 31 in a case in which he is accused of hiding income from tax authorities.

Ronaldo ready to pay 14.7 mln euros in Spanish tax fraud case

Allegations of tax fraud - denied by Ronaldo - have thrown the four-time Ballon d'Or winner's future up in the air, with former club Manchester United linked. Known as "the Special One", Mourinho, 54, is one of the most prominent and successful coach...

Real Madrid reject Mourinho contract allegations

It comes a week after Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo was accused of evading €14.7m (£12.9m) in tax through offshore companies between 2011 and 2014. He also won the Champions League twice with Porto (2004) and Inter Milan (2010). Alongside ...

Bulls trade Butler to Timberwolves Bulls trade Butler to Timberwolves

Chicago and Minnesota discussed a deal a year ago on draft night that involved Butler, LaVine and Dunn, though Paxson said it was "never really something that was put on the table". The addition of Markkanen - a scoring force on the perimeter and i...

Mexico recovers to beat NZ 2-1 in fiery Confed Cup game

The European champions struggled to kill off the game despite several chances and could have conceded when Georgy Dzhikiya headed narrowly over in stoppage time. New Zealand global winger Marco Rojas has told Four Four Two that fans should lay off s...

Max Verstappen: More to come from Red Bull

With 30 seconds remaining, Verstappen lost control of the rear of his auto and slid into the barriers. "It was very weird", Verstappen told Sky Sports. On another frustrating day for Fernando Alonso , the Spanish driver ended up helping mechanic...

Head Coach Luke Walton Wants LaVar Ball to Slow Down Head Coach Luke Walton Wants LaVar Ball to Slow Down

His defense is strong, which you love to see from young players. If you thought LaVar Ball wouldn't act up on Draft Night, you thought wrong. As a reminder, the Lakers only won 26 games a season ago, and they're coming off the four worst season...

Utah Jazz Acquire Draft Rights to Donovan Mitchell from Denver Utah Jazz Acquire Draft Rights to Donovan Mitchell from Denver

The former Cardinal provides flexibility as he can play either backcourt spot and gives Utah the long distance shooting they were looking for. Mitchell averaged 15.6 points, 4.9 rebounds, 2.7 assists last season for Louisville. He averaged 6.2 poin...

Bayern issue Lewandowski warning to Chelsea and Man Utd Bayern issue Lewandowski warning to Chelsea and Man Utd

That must be a tempting proposition for the 28-year-old. The recently crowned Premier League champions are set to defend their title along with added fixtures to their list, with the club qualifying for the UEFA Champions League. Indeed, the 28-yea...

Afghanistan and Ireland awarded Test status by ICC Afghanistan and Ireland awarded Test status by ICC

The granting of Test status will fulfil a lifelong ambition for the likes of legendary batsman Ed Joyce, who is playing on in expectation of a treasured first Test cap. Afghanistan only achieved affiliate membership in 2013 and before today, Banglad...

India arrests villagers for celebrating Pakistan's win India arrests villagers for celebrating Pakistan's win

The emphatic ICC Champions Trophy title win has turned the young Pakistan cricketers into millionaires nearly overnight. Or have there been other forces at work that are creating a strong emotion of enmity against our neighboring country? If ...

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud

On Tuesday, Ronaldo was told to appear in court on July 31, while Mourinho was accused by a state prosecutor of defrauding Spain's Tax Office of 3.3 million euros ($3.7 million). Ronaldo has denied any wrongdoing. Ronaldo is now on duty for Portuga...

Captain Virat Kohli reveals lot without saying anything Captain Virat Kohli reveals lot without saying anything

In a veiled dig at the former coach, Kohli chose his own way to give a parting shot and spoke about the importance of maintaining the sanctity of the dressing room. "As I said, his point of view is out there and we respect that decision". "We can g...

Trump signs bill aiming to hold VA employees accountable

David Shulkin , the ability to recoup bonuses awarded to employees who are found to have engaged in misconduct, and reduce the pensions of VA employees found guilty of felonies related to their employment at VA. The new law will lower the burden of p...

Fabinho close to signing for Manchester United

I'll talk about it with my agent, we must decide what's the best thing for everybody. In an interview with Brazilian television channel Esporte Interativo , as quoted by the BBC , Fabinho said he would be interested in working with Jose Mour...

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