Officials prepped $100 million worth of arms as Russia massed troops on the border, then put it on pause as the Biden-Putin summit approached.
SAN DIEGO — Richard Bland had seemingly done the hard part. He’d gone out early in the chill and dampness on the Torrey Pines South Course and pushed himself to the top of the leader board by getting to six under heading into the weekend at the U.S. Open. At that point, fans here just for the beach party were going to Google on their phones.
Though The Falcon and the Winter Soldier has come and gone, the show is back in the news again following yet another perplexing interview. This time actor Anthony Mackie, who shared some thoughts about fans who were disappointed to learn that Sam Wilson and Bucky Barnes don’t see it for one another, romantically.
Amid all the action at the Euros and Copa America, the summer transfer window has opened for some leagues with Europe's biggest clubs looking to make a splash in the transfer market. Check out the latest gossip below, and see see all official deals here. TOP STORY: Barcelona look to...
As England's attack sputters vs. Scotland, pressure is on Southgate to find goals in his Three Lions team
LONDON -- England reached the 2018 World Cup semifinals by scoring just three goals from open play. Gareth Southgate and his coaching staff offset this issue by developing a sustained and inventive threat from set pieces, chiefly through mastering the adaptation to VAR quicker than most other countries. The rich...
For at least a short time, Electronic Arts will let players in FIFA Ultimate Team look inside a loot box before they buy it. The new Preview Packs can be "opened" before they're bought, allowing players to see the opening animation and check out the contents before proceeding to purchase the pack with either freely-earned FUT Coins or real-money-purchased FIFA Points.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Several birds are getting sick and dying in Kentucky, and at this point, it's unclear why. Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources said in a Facebook post that it has received multiple reports of birds with similar symptoms — eye swelling, crusty discharge and neurological signs. They are not sure what is causing the illness.
Five weeks after winning his first European Tour title at the 478th attempt, Richard Bland could dream of major championship glory after setting the clubhouse target on day two of the 121st US Open. Playing only his second tournament in America in a 28-year career, Bland added a 67 to...
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SAO PAULO (AP) — On a day many football fans expected Harry Kane to shine at the European Championship, it was an Englishman playing for Chile at Copa America who managed to put the ball into the back of the net. Born in Stoke, 22-year-old Ben Brereton scored Chile’s goal...
June 19 (Reuters) - Stoke-born striker Ben Brereton was Chile’s new hero after scoring the winning goal against Bolivia in his first international start on Friday in the Copa America. The 22-year-old was born to an English father and Chilean mother and got his first call up in May thanks...
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SAN DIEGO (AP) — Richard Bland spent 25 years lugging his golf clubs across Europe, chasing a dream that improbably came true last month at the age of 48. Whether he can stand up to the pressure of the weekend at the U.S. Open is anyone’s guess. But there’s one thing for sure: Golf’s ultimate grinder doesn’t give up easily.
The leaders of Germany and France have called for vigilance to prevent the spread of a coronavirus variant that this week prompted Britain to delay the planned relaxation of pandemic restrictions in England
SAN DIEGO, Calif. – When the U.S. Open leader struck his final tee shot of the day, there were 40 people watching, including media, fellow players, caddies and the leader himself. Richard Bland looked like a man who did not expect anybody to be paying attention to him. He was unshaven. He wore a hat from his home club, The Wisley in Surrey, U.K., because no company has offered Bland to sponsor his hat. He finished his round like a man who did not care if anybody was paying attention to him.
Wildlife agencies in a half-dozen states including Kentucky have received reports of sick and dying birds. It’s unclear what’s causing the deaths, but the birds appear with symptoms that include eye swelling, crusty discharge and neurological problems. Kentucky’s Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources has received reports of sick and...
Distinct, European-style high-low sirens will penetrate the redwoods around Occidental and Camp Meeker Saturday morning, the latest in a series of evacuation drills ahead of fire season. The exercises are designed as much for first responders as they are for local residents. Two Saturdays ago, it took roughly 20 minutes...
European and US stock markets fell on Friday as investors dwelled on the prospect of rising US interest rates, while London was dented also by weak UK data. Europe’s main bourses were all down more than one per cent in afternoon trading as Wall Street opened. The Dow sank 1.2...
Portugal got its European championship title defence off to a good start with an impressive victory against Hungary in Budapest at Euro 2020 on Tuesday. They’ll be stepping up in weight class, however, travelling to Munich to face Germany on Saturday. Having lost its first game against France, the host...
The Sudbury Wolves will be slow starters and fast finishers at the 2021 Canadian Hockey League Import Draft. With OHL teams drafting in a so-called serpentine arrangement this year, and in inverse order of their draft lottery results in May, the Wolves will wait until the 58th pick to take their first dip in the overseas talent pool on June 30, then make another selection at 63.
With Opening Day still a month off, Liga MX teams have started preseason training camps while front offices continue to wheel-and-deal. Plenty of rumors have been dispelled, while wish lists are continually being edited and reformulated. Among the latest to be scratched off the chalkboard: that former Chivas star Rodolfo Pizarro would return from MLS (Inter Miami coach Phil Neville squashed that notion this week).