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AG Sessions Offered To Resign Amid Trump Anger At Recusal

According to sources within the White House, Trump says the "recusal is one of the top disappointments of his presidency" and that he is "fixated" on it. A White House spokeswoman did not respond to an email seeking comment. "So you can't say if he has confidence in his attorney general?" asked press of Spicer. Read More »

Attack comes next for Lions: Gatland

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Murray proved to Australians that you can kick against New Zealand opposition, you've just got to be good at it - and back it up with a committed chase. I just think he was trying a bit of humour after struggling a wee bit with his press conference before. We really got off the line [defensively], no matter where we were on the field. Read More »

Injured Maria Sharapova out of Wimbledon

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Sharapova, the five-time Grand Slam victor, who returned from an imposed absence after serving a 15-month doping ban will now have to wait until the hard court season for her next competitive action. On the same day, she suffered the thigh injury which has now sidelined her from Wimbledon for a second successive season. She was still controversially handed a wildcard for the WTA grasscourt event in Birmingham later this month, a key warm-up for Wimbledon. Read More »

Marlins star Stanton leaves with bruised wrist, hit by pitch

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His batting average and.924 OPS are his best since 2014 and he is on track to approach his career high in home runs. "We didn't play well at all". Stanton took an inside fastball on a 2-2 Williams pitch off the inside part of the wrist in the top of the first inning in Pittsburgh . Read More »

Arsenal beat Chelsea to win record 13th FA Cup

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The only thing I can say is that this season we've had some hard moments. I'm happy for the manager. "Hopefully, he'll be there next season". The fan base certainly seems more divided, with Wenger bemoaning the "very hostile environment" created by some fans demanding his removal. Read More »

Bangladesh prepare to take on 'favourites' England in Champions Trophy opener

The stand outs being - 143 in 2004 at Colombo, Sri Lanka in an Asia Cup game and a majestic 128, where he literally "cut" his way through the Indian bowling attack to dismantle them in a Champions Trophy game in 2009 at Centurion. Intel has announced a few new technological additions to the International Cricket Champions (ICC) Trophy, which starts Thursday 1 June. "Our fans have high expectations from us and we would try to perform according to their expectations", he said. Read More »

Belmont Stakes field, odds and predictions

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The third jewel in horse racing's Triple Crown , the Belmont Stakes can carry as much, if not more , anticipation as the two races that precede it, the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness Stakes . Did I mention he was bred in New Jersey? I expect him to be involved early and get a call or two before fading. Tapwrit , who shares the same sire (Tapit) as Creator , also is trained by Todd Pletcher . Read More »

Red Sox put LHP Rodriguez on DL after fall in bullpen

Tillman, who was making his sixth start since coming off the DL, allowed five runs (three earned) on six hits with three strikeouts and four walks over six innings. Xander Bogaerts is only 2-for-20 versus Tillman. Price (0-0, 5.40) missed most of the first two months of the season due to elbow issues. "It's just a tough lane to throw through", he said. Read More »

Middlesbrough appoint former Leeds boss Garry Monk

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But Monk was always the first-choice of Boro chairman Steve Gibson and emerged as the bookies' favourite nearly immediately after quitting his role at Leeds a fortnight ago. The 49-year-old Parkinson previously won the League two playoffs with Bradford City in 2013 and also impressively led them to the League Cup final as well as FA Cup semi-finals. Read More »

Wawrinka fights back to reach French final

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But make no mistake: Wawrinka does not discourage easily. "I didn't have enough weight on my shot at the end of the match to put him under pressure". Both men contrived to throw away points in an enthralling tie-break - Wawrinka twice getting it wrong with his forehand before, at 5-4, Murray was too casual on a forehand with the court gaping and paid the price. Read More »

AB to undergo late fitness test for India

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David Miller's 75 not out from 104 balls was a rare bright spot for South Africa , winners over Sri Lanka in their opener, having earlier been shackled by spin before seamer Hasan Ali impressed by taking three middle-order wickets. Prior to South Africa's recent series against England, the 32-year-old had not played an ODI since June 2016, with Proteas coach Russell Domingo anxious his inclusion lengthened the batting tail. Read More »

Apple introduces power-packed iOS 11, wireless home speaker

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As for HomePod , Apple says that while the speaker's always listening, nothing will be sent to Apple's servers until you say, "Hey, Siri ". "We really believe it is going to take your home music experience to the next level", Apple chief executive Tim Cook said as he unveiled it. Read More »

Tharanga handed two-match ban for slow over-rate

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Amla , whose knock moved him past India's Virat Kohli as the fastest player to reach 25 ODI centuries, was in impeccable form until being run out. The veteran, playing his first one-day worldwide since November 2015, seemed to lose his balance as he stepped backwards onto the rope, and then in diving forward he somehow failed to get a hand onto the ball. Read More »

Zunino's walk-off HR sends Mariners past Twins

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Zunino then hit a 2-1 pitch from Kintzler over the wall to win the game. "I'm optimistic. I don't think he's going be out as long as was initially said", Servais said. Ruiz responded with a Cruz-like homer into the upper deck in left field in the second inning... Cruz left Tuesday's game against the Twins after his calf tightened up while running the bases. Read More »

Toto Wolff: 'Ferrari 16 weeks ahead with 2017 car'

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One is that the tyres are less "peaky" in performance, which means that it is hard for drivers to feel the point at which the tyres are producing their maximum grip. "It's going to be a hard one, it doesn't deter us from the fact that we have a great auto, perhaps we just didn't hit the nail on top of the head this weekend". Read More »

NBA Finals Game 3 ratings up 22 percent from past year

The NBA confirmed Thursday there were two missed in the final seconds of the Golden State Warriors' 118-113 Game 3 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday night at Quicken Loans Arena. So with the Cavs down 3-0 to Warriors in the NBA Finals , and the quest on to find who is to blame for the deficit, I ask, why does anyone have to be to blame? "It took a while for it to kind of reveal itself consistently as the regular season went on, but once it clicked and the habits started to ... Read More »

3-on-3 basketball added to 2020 Olympics

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The action by the IOC's executive board did not make clear which city will get the 2024 games and which will be awarded the 2028 iteration - a decision that is not expected until September. "Maybe we'll be team-mates" Is Alvaro Morata off to Man Utd with James Rodriguez after he reveals hopes for duo? Three-time Olympic champion and Paris 2024 Co-Chair Tony Estanguet, added: "Broadcast rights holders, such as Discovery, play a vital role within the Olympic Movement". Read More »

Did Sidney Crosby Get Away With A Dirty Play?

Pekka Rinne got pulled after giving up three goals on nine shots with Juuse Saros faring no better in yielding three on 15 shots. "I don't have any details to share yet", said head coach Peter Laviolette . "It's disappointing, for sure", Rinne said. "We need to have guys to continue to play the game at a high level because of where we're at in the season right now". Read More »

Andy Murray's march continues in Kei Nishikori fight back

On the clay courts of Paris, determined the semifinalists of the 116th version of the Open championship of France . When we play normally, we have a lot of long points. 'I think he's a very good umpire. Murray said: "It wasn't the best match. I have never seen that", the three-time Grand Slam champion Murray said. Read More »

Keuchel Dominates, Astros Win Again

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How Keuchel, 2-2 with a 3.18 ERA over five career starts against Baltimore, performs will have some influence on any forthcoming decision. Jake Marisnick and Carlos Beltran homered to back his start. Ken Giles struck out one in a ideal ninth for his 14th save. His 11th home run of the season followed a two-run double from Marwin Gonzalez and an RBI double from Yuli Gurriel that pulled the Astros even at 3. Read More »

Warriors pull rug on Cavs, take commanding 3-0 Finals lead

CLEVELAND (AP) - LeBron James and Kyrie Irving couldn't be stopped. "That was liberating right there", Durant said of his dramatic 3-pointer that lifted the Warriors ahead to stay. To date, a 118-113 loss to the Warriors' is the Cavs' best case scenario. The Cavaliers needed an all-hands-on-deck approach in Game 3 in hopes of getting back in the series. Read More »

Brett Gardner, Matt Holliday power Yankees in win over Orioles

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Aaron Judge pulled the Yankees to within 3-2 in the seventh on a solo shot to center field off Bundy's 95 miles per hour fastball that traveled an estimated 429 feet. He struck out the side in the first, fifth, sixth and seventh innings. All six Toronto runs came on homers. Hill (2-2) gave up two hits and a run in five innings, walking two and fanning four. Read More »

Penguins regain scoring touch on home ice

Conor Sheary, Phil Kessel - just as linemate Malkin predicted - and 35-year-old playoff newbie Ron Hainsey also scored for Pittsburgh. National Hockey League superstar Sidney Crosby and Nashville Predators defender P.K. "We had some good moments, we had some bad moments and we knew it was a best of three and we had to kind of learn from the past and put things behind us". Read More »

Djokovic knocked out of French Open by Thiem as Nadal goes through

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It was important to move well and hit clean, and I did that today. The second-seeded Djokovic had two set points in the opener but couldn't convert either. 7 Marin Cilic . "Especially in the last couple of months". Nadal reached the semi-finals after compatriot Pablo Carreno Busta retired due to injury in their quarter-final. Read More »