Syrian military says jets attack Islamic State east of Raqqa: state TV

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Syrian warplanes carried out air strikes on Saturday towards Islamic State in a local of countryside east of Raqqa and with regards to the place U.S.-backed ...

Britain’s May to stay as PM until at least 2020, close ally predicts

LONDON (Reuters) – British transport minister Chris Grayling, one in every of Top Minister Theresa Could’s closest cabinet colleagues, has estimated she is going to remain ...

Wall agrees to four-year contract extension with Wizards

(Reuters) – Level guard John Wall and the Washington Wizards have agreed on a four-year, $170 million contract extension, in keeping with multiple stories on Friday. Wall, 26, ...

Unfazed Spieth takes two shot British Open lead

SOUTHPORT, England (Reuters) – It’ll certainly take more than blustering wind and hammering rain to stop Jordan Spieth at Royal Birkdale after he unfolded a two-shot lead, ...

Exclusive: U.S. presses Myanmar to cease military ties with North Korea

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Myanmar’s defense force has maintained ties with North Korea, even though the civilian-led govt denies any cooperation, and the Trump administration ...

Trump warns of ‘serious consequences’ unless Iran releases detained Americans: White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump warned that Iran would face “new and severe penalties” except all unjustly detained Americans are launched and returned, ...

Six dead in worst Israeli-Palestinian bloodshed for years

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Six Folks were killed on Friday within the bloodiest spate of Israeli-Palestinian violence for years, caused via new safety Israeli measures at Jerusalem’s ...

Athletics: Bolt breaks 10 seconds for first time this season in Monaco win

MONACO (Reuters) – Usain Bolt ran beneath 10 seconds for the first time this 12 months as he narrowly won the One Hundred meters at the Monaco Diamond League assembly on Friday. ...

Kuchar leads in clubhouse as challengers face elements

SOUTHPORT, England (Reuters) – American Matt Kuchar bogeyed the 18th grasp to slide again to 3rd position on the British Open as joint leaders Jordan Spieth and Brooks Koepka ...

Cycling: Boasson Hagen takes overdue stage win, Froome rolls on towards victory

SALON-DE-PROVENCE, France (Reuters) – Edvald Boasson Hagen claimed a solo win on the Nineteenth stage of the Tour de France on a uneventful day for race chief Chris Froome, who ...