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Berrettini sets up Struff semi-final in Stuttgart

Italian Matteo Berrettini cruised into the Stuttgart Open semi-finals after making light work of American Denis Kudla with a 6-3 6-3 win in just over an hour on Friday....

Berrettini sets up Struff semi-final in Stuttgart

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Berrettini eases past Struff in Stuttgart, to face Auger-Aliassime in final Italian Matteo Berrettini reached his first grasscourt final with a 6-4 7-5 victory over home favorite Jan-Lennard Struff at the Stuttgart Open on Saturday....
21:00, 06/15/2019

Tennis: Berrettini eases past Struff in Stuttgart, to face Auger-Aliassime in final Italian Matteo Berrettini reached his first grasscourt final with a 6-4 7-5 victory over home favorite Jan-Lennard Struff at the Stuttgart Open on Saturday....
23:17, 06/15/2019

Berrettini breaks through on grass to win Stuttgart Open Matteo Berrettini beat Canadian teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime 6-4, 7-6 (11) to win the Stuttgart Open and his third tour-level title        ...
19:00, 06/17/2019

Tennis: In-form Berrettini cruises into Stuttgart semis Italian Matteo Berrettini cruised into the Stuttgart Open last four on Friday after making light work of American Denis Kudla with a 6-3 6-3 win in just over an hour....
14:00, 06/14/2019

Auger-Aliassime, 18, to play Berrettini in Stuttgart final STUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Canadian teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime will play Italy’s Matteo Berrettini in the final of the Stuttgart Open. The 18-year-old Auger-Aliassime progressed to his third tour-level final without playing on Saturday as co...
16:17, 06/15/2019

| Berrettini beats Auger-Aliassime in Stuttgart final Canadian rising star Felix Auger-Aliassime's wait for a maiden ATP title was extended as the teenager was beaten by Italian Matteo Berrettini in the Stuttgart final....
19:51, 06/16/2019

Berrettini overpowers Auger-Aliassime to lift Stuttgart title "Italian Matteo Berrettini claimed his first grasscourt title with a 6-4 7-6(11) victory over Canadian teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime at the Stuttgart Open final on Sunday."...
19:51, 06/16/2019

Auger-Aliassime to face Raonic in Stuttgart semifinal Canadian youngster Felix Auger-Aliassime saved a match point before beating German qualifier Dustin Brown 7-6 (3), 6-7 (2), 7-6 (2) to reach the semifinals of the Stuttgart Open on Friday        ...
23:17, 06/14/2019

Tennis: Berrettini overpowers Auger-Aliassime to lift Stuttgart title Italian Matteo Berrettini claimed his first grasscourt title with a 6-4 7-6(11) victory over Canadian teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime at the Stuttgart Open final on Sunday....
19:00, 06/16/2019

Khachanov overcomes Struff to advance in Halle Russian Karen Khachanov overcame a mid-match wobble to beat home favorite Jan-Lennard Struff 6-3 3-6 6-4 on Wednesday and reach the Halle Open quarter-finals in Germany....
23:34, 06/19/2019

Unseeded Struff knocks out Tsitsipas in Cincinnati Fifth-seed Stefanos Tsitsipas's Cincinnati Masters challenge ended in the second round on Wednesday as he was beaten 6-4 6-7(5) 7-6(6) by unseeded German Jan-Lennard Struff....
01:51, 08/15/2019

Nadal reaches Barcelona semi-finals with hard-earned win over Struff "Eleven-times champion Rafael Nadal booked his place in the semi-finals of the Barcelona Open by beating German Jan-Lennard Struff 7-5 7-5 in a hard-fought encounter on Friday."...
18:17, 05/01/2019

Berrettini beats Krajinovic to win Hungarian Open "Italy\u0027s Matteo Berrettini came back from a set down to beat Serbia\u0027s Filip Krajinovic 4-6 6-3 6-1 to win the Hungarian Open in Budapest on Sunday."...
18:17, 05/01/2019

Tennis-Easy win for Federer as Berrettini crumbles Roger Federer's warmup was probably more taxing than his fourth-round match at Wimbledon on Monday as he raced into a record-extending 17th quarter-final with a ruthless dismissal of exciting young Italian Matteo Berrettini....
22:51, 07/08/2019

Nadal cruises into semifinals, will face Berrettini Second-seeded Rafael Nadal got past Diego Schwartzman in straight sets Wednesday at the US Open, where he'll meet Matteo Berrettini of Italy, who advanced to his first Grand Slam semifinal by edging Gael Monfils 3-6, 6-3, 6-2, 3-6, 7-6 (5)....
11:17, 09/05/2019

Garin subdues Berrettini to claim Munich title "Chilean Cristian Garin continued his remarkable breakthrough season as he defeated Matteo Berrettini 6-1 3-6 7-6(1) in the Munich Open final on Sunday, clinching his second ATP title."...
21:00, 05/05/2019

Garin beats Berrettini to win Munich Open final Cristian Garin of Chile defeated Matteo Berrettini 6-1, 3-6, 7-6 (1) to win the Munich Open final on Sunday, less than a month after he claimed his first ATP title in Houston        ...
19:51, 05/05/2019

| Berrettini upsets Bautista Agut to set up final against Garin The surprises continued at the Munich Open as Matteo Berrettini beat fourth seed Roberto Bautista Agut to reach the final of the ATP clay court tournament....
14:00, 05/05/2019

Pasta-loving Berrettini hungry for U.S. Open success There has been no shortage of talk at the U.S. Open about where the challenge to the domination of the Big Three of Novak Djokovic, Rafa Nadal and Roger Federer might come from and none of it included a burly 23-year-old pasta-loving Roman....
09:51, 09/05/2019

| Berrettini leans on Italian greats for support at US Open Matteo Berrettini says his close relationship with two Italian tennis legends is supplying him with a healthy dose of inspiration as he enters rare territory at the US Open....
14:34, 09/03/2019

| Nadal to face Berrettini in US Open semi-finals Rafael Nadal will play Italy's Matteo Berrettini in the US Open semi-finals after the 18-time Grand Slam champion defeated Argentine 20th-seed Diego Schwartzman....
07:51, 09/05/2019

Berrettini sinks Monfils in thriller to reach U.S. Open semis Big-serving Italian Matteo Berrettini took another step in his breakthrough season as he beat Frenchman Gael Monfils 3-6 6-3 6-2 3-6 7-6(5) at the U.S. Open on Wednesday to reach his first career Grand Slam semi-final....
09:51, 09/05/2019

| Chilean talent Garin overcomes Berrettini to win Munich title Cristian Garin completed a dream week by beating Matteo Berrettini in the final of the Munich Open to claim the second ATP tour title of his career....
01:00, 05/06/2019

US Open Glance: Nadal-Berrettini, Medvedev-Dimitrov in semis A look at the US Open: Rafael Nadal faces Matteo Berrettini, and Daniil Medvedev meets Grigor Dimitrov in the men's semifinals        ...
12:00, 09/06/2019

U.S. Open Highlights: Berrettini Wins Marathon and a Date With Nadal Rafael Nadal is among the final four at the Open for the eighth time. Matteo Berrettini, Bianca Andreescu and Belinda Bencic reached their first Grand Slam semifinals....
09:17, 09/05/2019

Berrettini beats Rublev to reach U.S. Open quarter-finals Matteo Berrettini of Italy advanced to his first Grand Slam quarter-final by beating Russia's Andrey Rublev 6-1 6-4 7-6(6) at the U.S. Open on Monday....
16:34, 09/03/2019

Germany: Man killed with 'sword' in Stuttgart Police have arrested a suspect after a widespread manhunt in the southern German city. A man was stabbed in broad daylight with what was described as a "sword."...
21:17, 08/01/2019

France and Romania level at 1-1 in Fed Cup semifinal Caroline Garcia beat Mihaela Buzarnescu 6-3, 6-3 to draw France level at 1-1 with Romania after the opening singles matches of their Fed Cup semifinal on Saturday        ...
18:17, 04/28/2019

U.S. Defeats England in World Cup Semifinal The defending champion U.S. women’s soccer team advanced to its third straight World Cup final after defeating England, 2-1, on goals by Christen Press and Alex Morgan, and a penalty save by goalkeeper Alyssa Naeher....
04:51, 07/03/2019

Sun pull away from Sparks to take Game 1 of semifinal Alyssa Thomas posted a double-double with 22 points and 10 rebounds and Jasmine Thomas added 19 points and eight assists to lift the host Connecticut Sun to an 84-75 victory against the Los Angeles Sparks in Game 1 of a best-of-five WNBA semifinal at...
16:02, 09/18/2019

Fed Cup semifinal: Australia, Belarus level after 1st day Australian Ashleigh Barty beat Victoria Azarenka of Belarus 7-6 (2), 6-3 to level their Fed Cup semifinal at 1-1 after the opening day of singles on hard courts at Pat Rafter Arena        ...
18:17, 04/28/2019

US Open men's semi-final: Rafael Nadal v Matteo Berrettini – live! Williams out to overcome 2018 US Open final meltdownEmail Tom with your thoughts or tweet @tom_lutz 1.04am BST *Nadal 4-3 Berrettini (* denotes server)Rafa offers a little bit of hope for Matteo as he double faults to make it 30-30. The Italian then ...
02:17, 09/07/2019

That's not Stuttgart! Germany's AfD red-faced over Israeli brawl mix-up A German far-right party was accused on Thursday of attempting to fan racial hatred by using a video of a brawl it suggested involved migrants at a water park in the southern city of Stuttgart - when the scuffle took place in Israel....
22:17, 07/04/2019

ATP roundup: High seeds tumble in Stuttgart Daniil Medvedev and Nikoloz Basilashvili, the two highest seeds in action on Wednesday, each fell in three sets in the Round of 16 of the MercedesCup in Stuttgart, Germany....
00:51, 06/13/2019

Jet lagged Azarenka ousts Zvonareva in Stuttgart "Belarusian Victoria Azarenka made a winning return to Stuttgart with a 7-5 6-4 victory over Russia\u0027s Vera Zvonareva in what was an engrossing battle in the first round of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix on Wednesday."...
18:17, 05/01/2019

WTA roundup: Kvitova claims title in Stuttgart No. 3 seed Petra Kvitova became the first woman to win multiple titles this season with Sunday's 6-3, 7-6 (2) victory over Anett Kontaveit at the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart, Germany....
04:17, 04/29/2019

Osaka withdraws from Stuttgart semi with ab strain Top-ranked Naomi Osaka withdrew from the Porsche Grand Prix semifinals because of an abdominal injury        ...
18:17, 04/28/2019

Mertens, Ostapenko bow out of Stuttgart Open in first round "Belgium\u0027s Elise Mertens and Latvia\u0027s Jelena Ostapenko were among Tuesday\u0027s first round exits at the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart on a day where other high-profile players withdrew without playing a single match."...
18:17, 05/01/2019

A year after semifinal run, Cecchinato loses in 1st round Marco Cecchinato's achievements at Grand Slam tournaments still start and end with his stunning run to the semifinals of last year's French Open, which included an upset win over Novak Djokovic        ...
09:51, 05/27/2019

Federer, Nadal drawn into possible Wimbledon semifinal Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal set up for a potential semifinal at Wimbledon; Serena Williams in tough quarter of women's bracket        ...
13:34, 06/28/2019

Fed Cup semifinal: Azarenka to play Ash Barty in singles Samantha Stosur will open against Aryna Sabalenka of Belarus when singles play begins in a Fed Cup semifinal Saturday on hard courts at Pat Rafter Arena        ...
18:17, 04/28/2019

Fed Cup semifinal: Mladenovic vs. Halep in opening singles Kristina Mladenovic of France will face second-ranked Simona Halep of Romania in the opening singles of their Fed Cup semifinal        ...
18:17, 04/28/2019

Rafael Nadal overcomes early Berrettini resistance to reach US Open final Spaniard will face Daniil Medvedev in Sunday’s finalThree-time US Open champion beats Italian 7-6, 6-4, 6-1Rafael Nadal reached his fifth US Open final – and third grand slam final of the year – beating the big-serving Italian Matteo Berrettini in st...
07:34, 09/07/2019

Rafael Nadal beats Matteo Berrettini to reach US Open final – as it happened Nadal will face Medvedev in final after win over DimitrovWilliams out to overcome 2018 US Open final meltdown 3.45am BST You can read a full report from tonight’s match here: Related: Rafael Nadal overcomes early Berrettini resistance to reach US Ope...
07:34, 09/07/2019

2019 U.S. Open Live Updates: Matteo Berrettini Outlasts Gaël Monfils Berrettini, a 23-year-old Italian, reached his first Grand Slam semifinal with a five-set win. Belinda Bencic also claimed a spot in her first major semifinal on Wednesday....
03:00, 09/05/2019

2019 U.S. Open Live Updates: Matteo Berrettini Beats Gaël Monfils Berrettini, a 23-year-old Italian, reached his first Grand Slam semifinal with a five-set win. Belinda Bencic also claimed a spot in her first major semifinal on Wednesday....
01:00, 09/05/2019

Kvitova earns maiden Stuttgart title with win over Kontaveit World number three Petra Kvitova beat Estonian Anett Kontaveit 6-3 7-6(2) to win Stuttgart's Porsche Grand Prix on Sunday on Sunday for her second title of the year as she prepares for next month's French Open....
19:00, 04/28/2019

ATP roundup: Canadian teen reaches semis in Stuttgart Canadian teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime saved a match point and went on to beat German qualifier Dustin Brown in three sets Friday to advance to the semifinals of the MercedesCup at Stuttgart, Germany....
05:00, 06/15/2019

Brown beats top-seeded Zverev at Stuttgart Open STUTTGART, Germany (AP) — German qualifier Dustin Brown upset top-seeded Alexander Zverev 6-4, 6-7 (3), 6-3 Thursday to reach the quarterfinals of the Stuttgart Open. Brown was playing just his second tour-level match of the year but hit a number of ...
19:17, 06/13/2019

ATP roundup: Qualifier stuns top-seeded Zverev in Stuttgart Qualifier Dustin Brown, who hadn't won an ATP Tour match since 2017 before this week, stunned top-seeded Alexander Zverev 6-4, 6-7 (3), 6-3 in a second-round matchup of German players in the MercedesCup at Stuttgart, Germany....
02:00, 06/14/2019

Osaka and Kvitova dig deep to advance to Stuttgart semis "World number one Naomi Osaka came from behind in the final set to beat Croatian Donna Vekic 6-3 4-6 7-6(4) on Friday and move into the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix semi-finals."...
18:17, 05/01/2019

Union Berlin draws 2-2 at Stuttgart in Bundesliga playoff STUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Union Berlin twice came from behind to draw 2-2 at Stuttgart and take a big step toward Bundesliga promotion in the first leg of their playoff on Thursday. Suleiman Abdullahi needed just 87 seconds to equalize for Union afte...
23:51, 05/23/2019

Hip injury forces Halep to pull out of Stuttgart Open "World number two Simona Halep said she has been forced to withdraw from the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart after suffering a hip injury in the Fed Cup over the weekend."...
18:17, 05/01/2019

Stuttgart appoint Walter as head coach for next season "VfB Stuttgart have appointed Tim Walter as their coach from next season, with the 43-year-old signing a two-year-contract, the Bundesliga club said on Monday."...
22:34, 05/20/2019

Bundesliga club Stuttgart name Tim Walter as new head coach Tim Walter is to take over as coach of Stuttgart at the beginning of the 2019-20 campaign. The Swabians are to face second-division side Union Berlin to try to secure their place in the Bundesliga for next season....
22:00, 05/20/2019

Osaka breezes past Hsieh to reach Stuttgart last eight "World number one Naomi Osaka made a winning start to her claycourt season by beating Taiwan\u0027s Hsieh Su-wei 6-4 6-3 on Thursday to move into the quarter-finals of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix."...
18:17, 05/01/2019

Union Berlin promoted to Bundesliga, Stuttgart relegated "Union Berlin were promoted to the Bundesliga for the first time after a 0-0 draw with VfB Stuttgart in the second leg of their relegation/promotion playoff on Monday gave them an away-goals victory after the tie finished 2-2 on aggregate."...
07:34, 05/28/2019

Brown dumps top seed Zverev out of Stuttgart second round "Top seed Alexander Zverev crashed out in the second round of the Stuttgart Open on Thursday, losing 6-4 6-7(3) 6-3 to world number 170 Dustin Brown."...
05:00, 06/14/2019

Bundesliga Relegation Playoff Live: Stuttgart in Berlin The domestic season in Germany approaches an end. First, Union Berlin are hoping to be the first second-division team since 2012 to beat their top-flight opponents and secure Bundesliga status. Follow live updates here!...
19:34, 05/27/2019

Team Liquid stun Invictus Gaming in MSI semifinal Fourth-seeded Team Liquid shocked No. 1 seed and reigning world champion Invictus Gaming 3-1 in the knockout stage of the $1 million Mid-Season Invitational on Friday to move into Sunday's finals in Hanoi....
19:51, 05/17/2019

Megan Rapinoe Not in U.S. Starting Lineup for World Cup Semifinal Megan Rapinoe has carried the U.S. women’s team into the World Cup semifinals, but she won’t start in the team’s match against England. In her place was Christen Press, who is a stronger defender than Rapinoe....
21:34, 07/02/2019

Baseball, Softball Regional Semifinal Scores and Highlights Highlights from the 11th region baseball semifinals tonight. @tatescrbaseball and @SportsLafayette advance to the championship. pic.twitter.com/MaFZJlLTec — Charlie Walter (@CharlieWalterTV) May 29, 2019 WATCH: Softball Regional Semifinal win...
07:51, 05/29/2019

FIFA Women's World Cup semifinal live: England vs. USA England and the United States are set to face each other in Lyon with a berth in the final on the line. Follow all of the live action here, starting at 21:00 CEST!...
19:34, 07/02/2019

Djokovic, Thiem resume semifinal, women’s final follows PARIS (AP) — Novak Djokovic’s 26-match Grand Slam winning streak is on the line when he and Dominic Thiem resume their rain-suspended French Open semifinal. They are slated to open Saturday’s schedule in Court Philippe Chatrier at Roland ...
10:00, 06/08/2019

Women's World Cup: US beat England in dramatic semifinal England and the United States faced each other in a dramatic semifinal. Three goals, two controversial VAR decisions and one missed penalty were packed into a game that saw the defending champions progress....
05:17, 07/03/2019

The Latest: Thiem-Djokovic semifinal resumes after rain PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): 3:30 p.m. The semifinal between Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem has resumed after a rain delay of about an hour. Thiem leads 4-1 in the fifth set. ___ 3:10 p.m. Leylah Annie Fernandez of ...
15:51, 06/08/2019

Barty upset in Cincy semifinal; Djokovic also knocked out Ashleigh Barty has lost in the semifinals of the Western & Southern Open, missing a chance to return to No. 1 ahead of the U.S. Open. On the men's side, defending champion Novak Djokovic also got upset        ...
05:00, 08/18/2019

Osaka pulls out of Stuttgart semi-final with abdominal injury "World number one Naomi Osaka has pulled out of Saturday\u0027s semi-finals at the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart after failing to recover from an abdominal injury she suffered in her quarter-final match."...
18:17, 05/01/2019

Osaka opens clay campaign by beating Hsieh in Stuttgart Top-ranked Naomi Osaka opened her clay-court season by beating Hsieh Su-wei of Taiwan 6-4, 6-3, on Thursday to reach the Porsche Grand Prix quarterfinals        ...
18:17, 04/28/2019

Raonic edges Tsonga to reach Stuttgart Open quarterfinals Milos Raonic edged past Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6-4, 6-7 (5), 7-6 (1) to book his place in the Stuttgart Open quarterfinals on Wednesday        ...
23:17, 06/12/2019

Raonic hits 31 aces to beat Popyrin at Stuttgart Open Milos Raonic struck 31 aces to beat Australian qualifier Alexei Popyrin 6-7 (6), 6-4, 7-6 (4), while other Canadians had mixed fortune on the second day of the Stuttgart Open on Tuesday       ...
19:17, 06/11/2019

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga strikes 13 aces on Stuttgart Open debut Jo-Wilfried Tsonga powered past 2017 semi-finalist Mischa Zverev 6-3, 6-0 before rain brought an early end to Monday's play at the Stuttgart Open       ...
21:00, 06/10/2019

Stuttgart prosecutors search Porsche offices in payments probe Stuttgart prosecutors on Tuesday said Porsche AG's offices were searched as part of a broader probe investigating confidential information leaks to a tax advisor and high remuneration payments to a Porsche works council member....
15:00, 05/28/2019

Union Berlin reach Bundesliga for first time as Stuttgart relegated Union 0-0 Stuttgart (agg: 2-2, Union win on away goals)Relegation play-off prompts joy for fans in BerlinUnion Berlin players were hoisted high and carried around their stadium after securing promotion to the Bundesliga for the first time on Monday.A...
09:34, 05/28/2019

| Tsonga, Kecmanovic rain on German parade in sodden Stuttgart Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Miomir Kecmanovic beatlocal heroes Mischa Zverev and Philipp Kohlschreiber as the grass court season got off to a sodden start in Stuttgart....
20:34, 06/10/2019

Dutch beat Italy 2-0 to make 1st Women’s World Cup semifinal VALENCIENNES, France (AP) — Vivianne Miedema and Stefanie van der Gragt headed in free kicks to send the Netherlands into its first Women’s World Cup semifinal with a 2-0 victory over Italy on Saturday. In the sweltering heat of the northeast F...
19:34, 06/29/2019

Women's World Cup: US raise the bar in gripping semifinal victory over England The United States are into the World Cup final again. Their victory over England had predictable moments of VAR-induced drama, but that shouldn't detract from a US team who set new standards every time they play....
05:17, 07/03/2019

This English player may be the one who shuts down Megan Rapinoe in World Cup semifinal Megan Rapinoe has scored every U.S. goal in the knockout round but will be challenged by England's Lucy Bronze in the World Cup semis on Tuesday.       ...
00:00, 07/02/2019

Wimbledon Glance: Serena plays semifinal rematch vs. Goerges A quick look at Wimbledon: A year after Serena Williams played Julia Goerges on Centre Court in the semifinals, the seven-time champion will face Goerges in the third round on No. 1 Court        ...
01:34, 07/06/2019

Kohli, Williamson's Mutual Admiration To Light Up World Cup Semifinal India vs New Zealand Semifinal: Virat Kohli pointed out how he always saw talent in Kane Williamson. The New Zealand skipper said the Indian skipper has evolved over the years and is an absolute......
07:51, 07/09/2019

Garcia wins all-French matchup to reach Strasbourg semifinal STRASBOURG, France (AP) — Fourth-seeded Caroline Garcia won an all-French matchup against Chloe Paquet to reach the final of the Internationaux de Strasbourg tournament on Friday. Garcia won 6-3, 6-4 and will battle for the title with No. 6 seed Daya...
23:00, 05/24/2019

Strycova wins doubles title after semifinal loss in singles Barbora Strycova won her first major title in doubles three days after losing in her first major semifinal in singles        ...
23:34, 07/14/2019

Why Rockets want to turn semifinal series against Warriors into basketball warfare The Rockets want to match what they see as the Warriors’ questionable physical tricks, and to do it with even more assertiveness and venom.        ...
18:00, 05/05/2019

Relegation playoff: Union Berlin seal valuable away goals in Stuttgart Second-division Union Berlin managed to equalize twice and ensure a 2-2 draw in the first leg of the relegation playoff against top-flight Stuttgart. The pair of away goals gives the underdogs a slight advantage....
05:34, 05/24/2019

Megan Rapinoe not starting World Cup semifinal in stunning change for US women Megan Rapinoe has all four US goals in knockout rounds and five for the tournament, but she will be replaced by Christen Press against England.       ...
21:34, 07/02/2019

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Algeria and Tunisia complete semifinal lineup Algeria booked their place in the Africa Cup of Nations 2019 semifinals with a penalty shootout win over the Ivory Coast. Elsewhere, Madagascar's fairytale ended as Tunisia picked up their first win of the competition....
12:34, 07/12/2019

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Algeria and Tunisia complete semifinal line-up Algeria booked their place in the Africa Cup of Nations 2019 semifinals with a penalty shootout win over the Ivory Coast. Elsewhere, Madagascar's fairytale ended as Tunisia picked up their first win of the competiton....
08:34, 07/12/2019

Watch: Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal advance to Wimbledon semifinal Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer will battle for a spot in the 2019 Wimbledon men's final after winning their respective quarterfinal matchups Wednesday in London....
18:34, 07/11/2019

New Zealand Stonewall India In Thrilling Cricket World Cup Semifinal Upset Statisticians have to take all sorts of factors into account when calculating live win probabilities for a cricket match: run rates, the remaining number of overs, the recent and historical performances of the players, the condition of the pitch, and...
02:17, 07/11/2019

India's World Cup dream on hold after rain halts semifinal clash India has proved a nigh on unstoppable force at the Cricket World Cup -- but it had no answer to the infamous English weather as rain cut short its semifinal clash against New Zealand Tuesday....
01:00, 07/10/2019

Halifax Mooseheads beat Guelph Storm, securing semifinal spot in Memorial Cup Halifax, the only undefeated team remaining at the four-team tournament, has won back-to-back games to open competition and is guaranteed to advance to at least the semifinal regardless of the outcome of its last round-robin game against the Rouyn-No...
06:51, 05/20/2019

Alex Morgan dunks all over England with epic goal celebration in World Cup semifinal Morgan darted to toward the corner and pretended to take a sip of tea before her teammates swarmed her following her go-ahead goal.       ...
23:34, 07/02/2019

French Open: Novak Djokovic, Dominic Thiem semifinal postponed to Saturday Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem will have to resume their 2019 French Open semifinal clash Saturday after rain ruined their battle on Friday at Roland-Garros in Paris....
19:34, 06/07/2019

Wimbledon: How to watch Roger Federer vs. Rafael Nadal semifinal, betting odds Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will meet for the 30th time in a Wimbledon semifinal matchup Friday in London. Here is how to watch and the latest betting odds for the matchup....
21:00, 07/11/2019

World Cup 2019 semifinal: How to watch USWNT vs. England; start time, TV, streaming info The USWNT continues its World Cup run in a semifinal match against England. Here's all the info you need to catch the action.       ...
13:51, 07/02/2019

Analysis: Serena Williams' service game will be deciding factor in US Open semifinal Elina Svitolina will have to focus on countering Serena Williams' most powerful weapon - her serve - to have a chance to advance to the US Open final.       ...
02:34, 09/05/2019

Champions League: Tottenham overcome Ajax in dramatic semifinal thanks to Lucas Moura hat-trick Tottenham Hotspur have reached the Champions League final for the first time in the club's history after a pulsating comeback against Ajax. Brazilian midfielder Lucas Moura was the hero on a historic night in Amsterdam....
00:51, 05/09/2019

Megan Rapinoe misses World Cup semifinal with hamstring strain, plans to play in final Megan Rapinoe scored all four USWNT goals in the previous Women's World Cup knockout round games, but had to sit out the semifinal against England.       ...
03:17, 07/03/2019

Champions League: Tottenham Hotspur overcome Ajax in dramatic semifinal thanks to Lucas Moura hat trick Tottenham Hotspur have reached the Champions League final for the first time in the club's history after a pulsating comeback against Ajax. Brazilian midfielder Lucas Moura was the hero on a historic night in Amsterdam....
12:00, 05/09/2019

Stanford's Daulet Tuleubayev wins semifinal match at NCAA golf championships with a broken driver Stanford freshman Daulet Tuleubayev was the hero for the Cardinal at the 2019 NCAA golf national championships. And he did it with a broken driver.        ...
16:17, 05/29/2019

US Open: Rafael Nadal will play for his fourth US Open title after drilling Matteo Berrettini Rafael Nadal, with 18 Grand Slams, can move within one of Roger Federer with a win in Sunday's championship.       ...
07:34, 09/07/2019

'America's Got Talent': Magicians Eric Chien, Dom Chambers go head-to-head for semifinal spot Tuesday’s episode marked the third and final round of quarterfinals, where 12 acts are battling it out for the last seven spots in the semifinals.        ...
17:17, 08/28/2019

CBOE SETS DAILY RECORDS FOR TOTAL VOLUME AND ETF VOLUME; CFE SETS TOTAL DAILY VOLUME RECORD CHICAGO, May 7, 2010 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported that Thursday, May 6 was its most active trading day ever as a record 10,571,568 contracts changed hands, surpassing the previous daily record of 9,975,464 contracts trad...
20:51, 05/02/2019

Of course MLB sets the home run record Major League Baseball hitters have punctuated a power-packed year by shattering the record for most home runs in a season. Jonathan Villar of the Baltimore Orioles connected Wednesday night for the 6,106th homer. That topped the mark of 6,105 set in ...
18:34, 09/12/2019

Skateboarding Dog Crushes Stair Sets? Skateboarding Dog Crushes Stair Sets Murdy the Dawg is a well-known figure in the skating world, and Thrasher magazine actually released this part in February, but he has only just now rolled into our purview, which is as good enough a reason as any to share this video. What, are you no...
22:51, 08/29/2019

Hazard sets sights on becoming 'best in the world' "Eden Hazard was officially unveiled as a Real Madrid player on Thursday - and told fans he will seek to become the world\u0027s best player after leaving Chelsea."...
10:34, 06/14/2019

Lil Nas X sets new Billboard record for most weeks at No.1 It’s one sweet day for Lil Nas X: the breakthrough rapper’s viral “Old Town Road” has broken the Billboard record set by Mariah Carey’s “One Sweet Day” for most weeks at No.1...
21:17, 07/29/2019

Dumb Starbucks Man: Winter Sets In Welcome again to Dumb Starbucks (Man), the series where we examine the very dumb things that Howard Schultz keeps saying as he pretends to run for president....
11:34, 05/09/2019

Sharapova sets up Barty battle "Maria Sharapova overpowered Alison Riske 6-3 7-6(4) at the Cincinnati Masters to set up a tantalising second-round battle with world number two Ash Barty."...
14:18, 08/13/2019

Oil sets new seven-month low on trade tensions Oil prices slipped further on Wednesday, extending recent heavy losses as deepening Sino-U.S. trade tensions weighed on the outlook for the global economy and energy demand....
15:17, 08/07/2019

Verdasco comes from two sets down to stun Edmund "British No. 1 Kyle Emdmund let a two-set lead slip as he was knocked out of Wimbledon in the second round by Fernando Verdasco 4-6, 4-6, 7-6(3), 6-3, 6-4."...
20:51, 07/03/2019

Man sets himself on fire outside Alabama Walmart ATHENS, Ala. (AP) — After a man set himself on fire outside a Walmart store in Alabama, authorities say they are trying to understand why he did it. Athens Fire Chief Floyd Johnson tells news outlets that a man doused himself with gasoline and ran in...
02:00, 05/18/2019

Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. sets up some big questions, along with a sprinkling of answers After installments which were much more invested in delivering fun moments for the cast and viewers alike, here’s “The Other Thing,” an Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. episode which seems more dedicated to moving the plot forward than significant character de...
05:00, 06/15/2019

Sandcastle in Germany sets new world record An international team of artists succeeded in building a sandcastle that is almost a meter higher than the previous record holder. The triumph came two years after a similar attempt to break the record ended in tragedy....
17:00, 06/06/2019

Woman sets her hair on fire on NYC subway Just when you thought the subways couldn’t smell any worse. A woman was photographed setting her hair on fire aboard an MTA train Tuesday. The snap, posted to Reddit, shows the unidentified woman taking a lighter to her long, multi-colored locks whil...
20:17, 07/09/2019

US sets up commission for human rights advice Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has announced a new commission to review the idea of human rights and how it shapes US foreign policy. Critics worry it will provide justification to roll back women's and LGBT rights....
00:34, 07/09/2019

Mel B Sets the Record Straight on Rumors She Went Blind: "I Was Not OK" Mel B is setting the record straight on rumors about her eye. Over the weekend, reports started spreading that the Spice Girls star had been hospitalized after losing her vision. While......
19:17, 05/21/2019

UK sets new record for days without coal power The UK has gone five days without burning any coal to generate electricity, the longest stretch without the fossil fuel since the Industrial Revolution....
17:51, 05/07/2019

An exhilarating Fleabag sets some boundaries while breaking down others What is it about fancy parties that brings out the worst in everyone but Fleabag? The opening reception for Godmother’s “Sexhibition” in the season-one finale saw Fleabag get dumped by Arsehole Guy, but only after being made to work the event and pic...
05:51, 05/20/2019

Sunnyside senior sets goals and gives back TUCSON –Thursday when 18-year old Nathen Drow graduates from Sunnyside High School, he will be completing one goal and onto the next one. For three years Drow has been attending career and technical education classes that are JTED sponsored. His inte...
08:34, 05/22/2019

Lil Nas X's Old Town Road sets new record for most weeks at No 1 Rapper’s breakthrough hit smashes Billboard record set by Mariah Carey’s One Sweet Day’ more than 20 years agoLil Nas X has broken Mariah Carey’s 23-year old record for most weeks at No 1 with his viral country-trap song Old Town Road.The breakthroug...
03:51, 07/30/2019

Lil Nas X's Old Town Road sets new record for most weeks at No 1 in the US Rapper’s breakthrough hit smashes Billboard record set by Mariah Carey’s One Sweet Day’ more than 20 years agoLil Nas X has broken Mariah Carey’s 23-year-old record for most weeks at No 1 with his viral country-trap song Old Town Road.The breakthroug...
00:17, 07/31/2019

Man sets himself on fire outside Japanese embassy in Seoul A man set himself on fire outside the Japan embassy in Seoul, South Korea on Friday amid tension between the two countries. The man, who was in his 70s, started the fire inside his car as it was parked in front of the building where the Japanese Emba...
11:00, 07/19/2019

Rolex Retailer Sets Its Watch in the West Slack sales in Hong Kong make it an odd time for a luxury watch retailer to go public, but Watches of Switzerland is finding favor by focusing on the less well-served U.S. market....
15:34, 05/30/2019

When a Tennis Match Goes Five Sets, Count on Kei Nishikori After his victory over Benoît Paire in the fourth round at Roland Garros, Nishikori had a 23-6 record in five-set matches, one of the top marks of the Open era....
18:00, 06/04/2019

Sharapova win sets up Barty battle in Cincinnati Maria Sharapova overpowered Alison Riske 6-3 7-6(4) at the Cincinnati Masters on Monday to set up a tantalising second-round battle with world number two Ash Barty, who defeated the Russian at this year's Australian Open....
07:51, 08/13/2019

Reds rookie Aquino sets MLB mark with HR No. 8 Reds rookie Aristides Aquino became the first player in MLB history to hit eight home runs in his first 12 games with a homer in a loss to the Nationals....
11:51, 08/13/2019

Big Little Lies Sets Up a Serious Finale Courtroom Showdown Throughout these two seasons of Big Little Lies, we've only known Celeste as a somewhat broken woman. She was being abused, she was afraid for her life, her abusive husband died, and......
05:17, 07/15/2019

MLB sets record for most home runs in a month MLB players hit a total of 1,135 home runs in the month of May, a new record for homers in a calendar month.        ...
16:51, 06/01/2019

EU sets up fleet to combat forest fires Several European countries have been hit by forest fires over the past two years, in which more than 300 people have died. The EU is building up a fleet of fire-fighting aircraft which it hopes will prevent more fires....
11:34, 07/22/2019

Anthony Crolla sets farewell fight Former champ Anthony Crolla on big Manchester bill with Taylor, writes Daniel Herbert The post Anthony Crolla sets farewell fight appeared first on Boxing News....
11:17, 09/18/2019

Watch: Rafael Nadal needs four sets in third round win Rafael Nadal had a rare losing set in his toughest match so far at the 2019 French Open, but still slipped by David Goffin to reach the fourth round on Friday in Paris....
21:17, 05/31/2019

Bichette sets MLB mark with double in 9th straight Blue Jays rookie Bo Bichette became the first player in the modern era (since 1900) to double in nine straight games -- and he broke the record in the 11th game of his career....
05:17, 08/09/2019

Sam Darnold Sets the Tone in Jets Win Over Falcons Darnold started things off with a 66-yard touchdown drive. On a good night for quarterbacks and a bad night for kickers, the Jets walked away with a victory....
18:17, 08/16/2019

USDA Sets Plans for $16 Billion in New Aid to Farmers The U.S. Department of Agriculture is preparing to deploy $16 billion in government funds to aid farmers hurt by the trade battle with China and wet weather that kept many from planting a crop this spring....
23:34, 07/25/2019

This Is What Time Gayle King Sets Her Alarm The CBS This Morning co-host shares what’s on her phone, from what time she wakes up each morning to the texts she received about that R. Kelly interview...
16:00, 05/01/2019

Consortium of Tech Firms Sets AI Benchmarks A consortium of tech companies, including Facebook and Google, has released a set of benchmarks for evaluating the performance of artificial-intelligence tools, aiming to help businesses navigate the fast-growing field....
23:34, 06/25/2019

Navy sets sights on new submarine weapons The Navy has begun building new weapons to massively increase attack options for its Virginia-class attack submarine, a move that is expected to change the mission scope for the boats and enable more extensive offensive strike possibilities, improvin...
06:51, 08/17/2019

Motorcycle rider sets headstand record at 76 mph And he wasn’t even looking where he was going. Stunt rider Marco George set the unofficial world record for fastest headstand on a motorcycle on Saturday when he hit 76 mph on an airstrip in England. The 30-year-old more than doubled the existing mar...
09:17, 08/20/2019

Second U.S. Democratic debate sets TV ratings record The second debate among Democrats running for U.S. president attracted 18.1 million television viewers across three networks, a record audience for a Democratic primary face-off, NBC News said on Friday....
02:00, 06/29/2019

Two sets of triplets born within 24 hours in the same hospital Only four sets of triplets were born in Northern Ireland between 2017 and 2018, according to the province's Public Health Agency -- and yet in one hospital last week, two healthy sets were born within 24 hours....
17:17, 07/24/2019

Koepka's 63 ties PGA mark, sets course record Brooks Koepka is the first player to shoot 63 in consecutive years at major championships, setting the course record at Bethpage Black with a 35-foot birdie on the final hole....
04:17, 05/17/2019

Polestar sets up R&D centre in Coventry to develop more EVs Volvo’s now-separate performance brand to engineer future models in West Midlands Polestar has confirmed it has established a new research and development centre in Coventry, West Midlands.  The new facility, located in Ansty near to Geely’s desig...
16:17, 05/08/2019

The sun sets on Giant Days with this exclusive As Time Goes By first look For the past 4 years, Boom! Studios’ Giant Days has consistently been one of the very best comics published every single month. The tale of three young British women during their three years at university, Giant Days tells heartfelt, hilarious storie...
22:51, 07/02/2019

FTC data breach deal sets precedent Social Security, driver's license and credit card numbers were siphoned out of a DMS provider's directories associated with five dealership clients in 2016. One legal expert says the settlement with the FTC may mark a sea change....
06:51, 06/17/2019

Viacom Revenue Falls as It Looks Beyond TV Sets for Growth Revenue at Viacom declined in its latest quarter, as the media company grapples with shrinking distribution fees and moving its content and advertising beyond traditional television platforms....
15:00, 05/10/2019

Trump Sets the Terms on Racial Division. Do Democrats Know What to Do? Democratic candidates universally denounce Mr. Trump’s words, but disagreements exist on how the eventual presidential nominee should best respond on race....
18:51, 07/21/2019

Game of Thrones Sets New Emmy Record With 32 Nominations The nominations for the 2019 Emmys were announced Tuesday, and despite an overwhelmingly poor reception for its final season, Game of Thrones leads the way with 32 nominations, setting a new record....
09:00, 07/17/2019

Fighting Coco sets up Osaka showdown at U.S. Open Crowd-pleaser Coco Gauff came through a tough battle with qualifier Timea Babos 6-2 4-6 6-4 on Thursday to set up a third-round clash at the U.S. Open against top seed and defending champion Naomi Osaka....
07:17, 08/30/2019

The Latest: Fire sets off evacuation from amusement park SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the brush fire that erupted near a huge amusement park in Southern California (all times local): 3:45 p.m. A Southern California amusement and water park has closed early after a brush fire broke out nearby ...
03:17, 06/10/2019

Austria sets September 29 as date of next parliamentary election Austria's cabinet has set Sept. 29 as the date of the next parliamentary election, a spokesman for the head of the provisional government, Brigitte Bierlein, said on Wednesday....
09:51, 07/03/2019

Sky TV deal knocks 26% off mega bundle with Netflix and Sky Box Sets Sky TV deals have been a bit dry in recent months but we've certainly got one for you today that was well worth the wait. You can save 26% (£162) on the price of a Sky TV bundle with both the Entertainment base package and the Ultimate on D...
14:51, 07/21/2019

How to connect two sets of AirPods to your iPhone with Apple's new software Apple's iOS 13 will let you connect two sets of AirPods with a single iPhone or iPad later this year. Here's how to try it now with the iOS 13 public beta....
18:51, 06/26/2019

Evans sets up Federer clash, Konta dominates "Dan Evans has set up a third-round meeting with Roger Federer after beating 25th seed Lucas Pouille in four sets, while Johanna Konta lost a single game in blitzing Margarita Gasparyan."...
23:51, 08/29/2019

Greta Thunberg Sets Sail for U.N. Climate Talks The 16-year-old climate activist is crossing the Atlantic to attend a United Nations climate summit. She refuses to fly because aviation has such an enormous carbon footprint....
18:17, 08/14/2019

Reporter’s Arrest Sets Off Widespread Protests in Russia The sense that the police manufactured drug charges against a muckraking journalist, Ivan Golunov, has drawn rebukes from activists, celebrities and citizens....
18:17, 06/10/2019

HBO sets Emmy nominations record, tops Netflix AT&T Inc's premium cable network HBO scored a record 137 Emmy nominations on Tuesday, topping streaming service Netflix Inc in what has become an annual battle for bragging rights in the contest for television's biggest awards....
13:34, 07/17/2019

Ramos sets record in Spain’s win over Faeroe Islands TORSHAVN, Faeroe Islands (AP) — The Spanish soccer federation says Sergio Ramos has become the player with most wins with a national team after Spain defeated the Faeroe Islands 4-1 in qualifying for the 2020 European Championship on Friday. Ramos co...
01:51, 06/08/2019

US House Of Representatives Sets Aside Trump Impeachment Resolution The U.S. House of Representatives voted Wednesday to sideline an impeachment resolution against President Donald Trump, effectively killing the measure for now but not burying the issue that has......
04:00, 07/18/2019

VW's all-electric ID. R sets record time in Tianmen Mountain run The fully-electric Volkswagen ID. R has set a record lap of 7m38.585s on the 10.906-kilometre (6.77-mile) Tianmen Mountain, adding to its successes at Pikes Peak, Goodwood and the Nurburgring Nordschleife...
23:34, 09/02/2019

Mets' Alonso sets NL rookie mark with 40th HR New York Mets first baseman Pete Alonso hit his 40th home run of the season on Sunday to set the National League rookie record for home runs in a season....
00:18, 08/19/2019

Steven Matz stumbles in dud as frustration sets in for Mets PHOENIX — On a positive note for the Mets, their bullpen didn’t blow the game Sunday. That’s what happens when your starting pitcher sputters, in a rare lackluster performance, and the lineup behind him departs for the airport around the fourth innin...
04:17, 06/03/2019

World's longest cruise sets sail from London Viking Cruises has just launched its "Ultimate World Cruise" -- a 245-day luxury journey aimed at setting the Guinness World Record for the longest continuous passenger cruise....
20:00, 09/02/2019

Kenin stuns Serena in straight sets at French American Sofia Kenin, 20, handed Serena Williams her earliest loss in a Grand Slam event since 2014, beating the 23-time major champion in straight sets at the French Open....
23:34, 06/01/2019

UPDATE 2-Second U.S. Democratic debate sets TV ratings record The second debate among Democrats running for U.S. president attracted 18.1 million television viewers across three networks, a record audience for a Democratic primary face-off, NBC News said on Friday....
04:34, 06/29/2019

Federer sets up Nadal semi-final after win over Wawrinka "Roger Federer completed a rousing 7-6 4-6 7-6 6-4 win over Swiss compatriot Stanislas Wawrinka to set up a French Open semi-final with 11-times champion Rafael Nadal."...
20:34, 06/04/2019

Heatwave sets new German temperature record for second day running An all-time record temperature was measured in Germany for the second day running on Thursday, with 40.9 degrees Celsius measured in the northwestern town of Lingen, a spokesman for the German Weather Service said....
00:17, 07/26/2019

Army sets sights on new fuel cell technology When dismounted U.S. Army infantry are attacking fortified enemy positions, taking hostile fire and moving quickly to find the best points for continued assault -- “battery life” can determine mission success or failure and even -- life or death....
01:51, 08/13/2019

Judge sets $300,000 bond for stripper accused in DUI crash MIAMI (AP) — A 31-year-old stripper accused in a crash that killed three young soccer players as they walked to a bus stop has been granted a $300,000 bond. Mariam Coulibaly appeared in bond court Thursday, nearly two weeks after police say she was d...
16:00, 06/07/2019

Pliskova sets up Eastbourne title clash with Kerber Karolina Pliskova scythed down Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands 6-1 6-2 on Friday to move into the Eastbourne final, where she will meet reigning Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber....
22:51, 06/28/2019

Thomas will be keeping eye on 2 sets of scores at East Lake East Lake notes: Thomas wants lowest score regardless of FedEx Cup; McIlroy holding out hope for Player of Year consideration if he wins        ...
02:34, 08/22/2019

Djokovic edges Federer in 5 sets for 5th Wimbledon trophy Novak Djokovic became the first man in 71 years to win Wimbledon after facing match points in the final, barely beating Roger Federer       ...
20:34, 07/14/2019

Judge sets Assange extradition hearing for February A full extradition hearing for WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange will not be heard until February, a London judge ruled Friday, as U.S. officials continued their fight to bring him to America....
16:51, 06/14/2019

Evans sets up Nadal clash with victory over De Minaur "Great Britain’s Dan Evans will face 18-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal in the second round of the Rogers Cup after beating Alex De Minaur 6-4, 7-6(8-6)."...
23:51, 08/06/2019

Man cooking in Walmart lot sets van on fire, killing girl FRIDLEY, Minn. (AP) — Authorities in Minnesota say a 70-year-old man camping in a Walmart parking lot put a hot cook stove in his van, causing it to catch fire and spread to another van, burning two young sisters and killing one of them. Prosecutors ...
05:51, 08/08/2019

France sets 2050 carbon-neutral target with new law French lawmakers on Thursday voted into law the first article in a climate and energy package that sets goals for France to cut its greenhouse gas emissions and go carbon-neutral by 2050 in line with the 2015 Paris climate agreement....
02:00, 06/28/2019

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13:17, 08/24/2019

Iranian-flagged oil tanker sought by US sets new destination The saga of the Iranian-flagged oil tanker briefly detained in Gibraltar and sought by the United States amid heightened tensions between Tehran and Washington took a different turn Saturday....
19:17, 08/24/2019

British man sets new cycling speed record of more than 174mph Neil Campbell rode a £15,000 custom bike released from the back of a speeding PorscheA British man has set a new cycling speed record of more than 174mph on a £15,000 bike released from the back of a Porsche as it hurtled down a runway.Architect Neil...
20:17, 08/18/2019

Auger-Aliassime bows out as Humbert sets up Djokovic tie "Felix Auger-Aliassime\u0027s rapidly-rising star fizzled out at Wimbledon on Friday as the 18-year-old was comprehensively outshone by Frenchman Ugo Humbert in a tussle between the two youngest players left in the men\u0027s draw."...
01:34, 07/06/2019

What's next for R. Kelly as he faces four sets of sex-crime charges? R. Kelly faces potentially four trials on sex-crime charges. How will federal and state prosecutors proceed?        ...
05:17, 08/07/2019

IMF Says Pakistan Bailout Sets Ambitious Fiscal Targets The $6 billion loan package for Pakistan approved by the International Monetary Fund last week will require "very ambitious" fiscal measures and sustained commitment for the bailout to succeed, IMF......
23:34, 07/08/2019

Australia defeat sets up England semi-final "Prolific opener David Warner smashed a brilliant 122 but could not claim victory for Australia as they slipped to a 10-run defeat to South Africa in their Cricket World Cup clash at Old Trafford on Saturday, leaving them facing a semi-final against ...
09:51, 07/07/2019

Trump sets limited disaster aid for 8 Mississippi counties JACKSON, Miss. — President Donald Trump is issuing a federal disaster declaration authorizing aid to eight Mississippi counties following storms and flooding in April. The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency says Trump signed the declaration Thur...
14:34, 06/21/2019

Oakland sets season highs for runs, hits in 19-4 win over KC Marcus Semien homered, tripled and drove in a career-high seven runs as the Oakland Athletics set season highs for runs and hits in a 19-4 thrashing of the Kansas City Royals       ...
10:17, 08/27/2019

Boeing sets aside $100 million for families of 737 Max crash victims The funds will be available over the next several years and are not part of any compensation Boeing may have to pay to those who sue the company for damages related to accidents....
21:51, 07/03/2019

Opinion: Donald Trump sets US up for conflict with Iran Donald Trump nearly took the Middle East to the brink with airstrikes against Iran. The US president's aggressive stance is sabotaging his professed efforts for peace in the Middle East, DW's Peter Philipp writes....
18:34, 06/21/2019

Stocks rout deepens as U.S. sets crosshairs on yuan Global stocks extended already substantial losses on Tuesday, after Washington tagged China a currency manipulator, shaking fragile investor sentiment in a rapid escalation of the U.S.-China trade war....
09:51, 08/06/2019

Microsoft sets high expectations with next-gen Xbox announcement Microsoft on Sunday gave the world the first official details about its Xbox 2, its next-gen console that is currently referred to as Project Scarlett, setting high expectations for the future of console gaming. At the same time, Project Scarlett tea...
21:34, 06/10/2019

The Latest: Game 4 sets another Canadian viewing record TORONTO (AP) — The Latest from Monday night’s Game 5 of the NBA Finals (all times local): 6:30 p.m. The NBA says some portion of Game 4 of the NBA Finals was watched by almost 11 million Canadians, setting another viewership record in that coun...
01:00, 06/11/2019

Army sets sights on lasers for infantry troops U.S. Army Infantry units fight door-to-door in Close-Quarter-Combat in high-threat urban environments, advance through wooded, rocky terrain to maneuver to contact and “close with the enemy,” and at times conduct reconnaissance missions behind enemy ...
07:17, 08/23/2019

How the Ending of Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark Sets Up a Possible Sequel Warning: This post contains spoilers for Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark. Nearly 30 years after the first Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark book hit shelves, a film adaptation of the haunting horror anthology has finally arrived. Helmed by director...
14:51, 08/09/2019

Greta Thunberg sets sail for NY climate summit No toilet, no shower, no kitchen; Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg has begun her trans-Atlantic yacht trip from Plymouth. She will spend two noisy weeks on the waves instead of flying for eight hours....
02:17, 08/15/2019

Pogba sets up Rashford in Man United's 2-0 win over Perth Unsettled Paul Pogba provided the backheel flick for England striker Marcus Rashford to score in Manchester United's 2-0 win over the A-League's Perth Glory on Saturday at Perth Stadium       ...
17:34, 07/13/2019

All-Star Game television rating sets record low Baseball's All-Star Game had record low 5.0 television rating and was seen by 8.14 million viewers, down from 5.2 rating and 8.69 million viewers last year       ...
00:17, 07/12/2019

July sets global record for hottest month ever NBC NEWS – It wasn’t your imagination. July was in fact the hottest month ever. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced Thursday that July was the hottest month on record, with global temperatures averaging 62.13 deg...
04:17, 08/16/2019

‘TV man’ mysteriously leaves old television sets at Virginia homes In a close encounter of the strangest kind, a mysterious person wearing a vintage TV on his head was caught on surveillance camera overnight leaving vintage-style television sets at homes throughout a Virginia neighborhood....
05:17, 08/16/2019

Pompeo sets out to build global coalition against Iran WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. secretary of state says he will be talking to officials in the Persian Gulf as well as Asia and Europe as he sets out to build an international coalition against Iran. Mike Pompeo traveled from Washington to Saudi Arabia on...
07:34, 06/24/2019

Mexico Sets Homicide Record at Year’s Midpoint, Up 5.3% MEXICO CITY — Mexico set a new record for homicides in the first half of the year as the number of murders grew by 5.3% compared to the same period of 2018, fueled partly by cartel and gang violence in several states. Mexico saw 3,080 killings ...
03:51, 07/23/2019

Mexico sets new record for most murders in first half of year Mexico set a new murder record in the first half of 2019 — as 17,608 people were killed in the country plagued by cartel and gang violence. The alarming number represents a 5.6% increase over the same period last year when their was 16,714 homi...
04:51, 07/23/2019

12 TV Series Whose Sets Will Intoxicate Design-Minded People Which TV series to commit to this summer? The set decoration in these shows will keep design lovers riveted. Plus: The pros behind these fanciful interiors share which strategies work well in real-life rooms....
20:51, 06/21/2019

Uber Sets $5.2 Billion on Fire In Biggest Loss Ever Well, well, well! If it isn’t our beleaguered rideshare giant Uber reporting yet another quarter of continued losses after its disastrous IPO earlier this year. In its earnings report released Thursday, the company said it burned through more than $5...
00:51, 08/09/2019

Koepka sets pace at Masters, Mickelson and Woods in mix "Despite having won three of the last six majors he contested Brooks Koepka was not on many Green Jacket radar screens when he arrived at Augusta National this year."...
14:34, 05/01/2019

The Latest: Zverev pushed to 5 sets again at French Open PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 3:30 p.m. Another French Open, another five-setter for No. 5 seed Alexander Zverev, who barely avoided blowing a big lead against John Millman. Zverev struggled on a breezy and occasio...
16:00, 05/28/2019

After conquering smartphones, PopSocket sets its sights on beverages In its first half-decade of existence, PopSocket has grown into one of the most popular — and imitated — smartphone accessories on the market. In 2018 alone, the company generated $90 million in profit. Not too bad for a little Colorado-based upstart...
01:34, 09/17/2019

Man Sets World Record For Highest Speed Reached On A Tuk Tuk A man who has set a new world record for the highest speed reached on a tuk tuk says he is "over the moon" at his achievement. Matt Everard, 46, from Essex, UK, set a speed of 119.583 kmph on a tuk......
19:51, 05/14/2019

New Yorkers Flee as Fox News Sets Dooce on the Loose Earlier this morning, Fox and Friends ran a segment they called “Dooce on the Loose,” wherein host Steve Doocy is let loose upon the streets of New York (the area directly surrounding Fox News HQ on Sixth Avenue) to harass random strangers. They reac...
19:34, 05/20/2019

The Latest: Halep advances in 3 sets at French Open The Latest on the French Open: Simona Halep overcomes a mid-match lapse in a 6-2, 3-6, 6-1 win over 47th-ranked Ajla Tomljanovic        ...
05:51, 05/29/2019

Philippines Sets Deadline for Canada to Take Back Trash President Rodrigo Duterte demanded that tons of garbage mistakenly sent to his country be returned by May 15, threatening otherwise to dump it on Canada’s shore....
18:17, 05/08/2019

U.S. sets preliminary duties of up to 222% on Chinese ceramic tile The U.S. Commerce Department said on Tuesday that it found that imports of ceramic tile from China are unfairly subsidized and it imposed preliminary duties on them ranging from about 104% to 222%....
20:18, 09/10/2019

Woods sets sights on Olympic gold in Tokyo Tiger Woods has collected plenty of Green Jackets and Claret Jugs during his decorated career, but there is one shiny thing missing from his collection -- an Olympic gold medal....
21:00, 05/14/2019

Man breaks into car, relaxes inside, then sets it on fire in Brooklyn A man was caught on video breaking into an unlocked car on a Brooklyn street — relaxing in the backseat for more than five minutes before setting the sedan on fire and sauntering away, police and law enforcement sources said. The man was spotted on p...
00:17, 05/19/2019

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13:17, 09/08/2019

Woman in Queens sets herself on fire in apparent suicide A woman in Queens lit herself on fire in an apparent suicide early Tuesday morning, police sources said. Firefighters received the alarming call about a patient who set herself ablaze at about 1:25 a.m. near 147th Drive and 249th Street in Rosedale, ...
08:51, 05/28/2019

China sets 40-city national 5G rollout for October 1 The Chinese government will celebrate this year's 70th anniversary of the country's founding with a national launch of 5G services across 40 cities.Read More...
03:51, 05/18/2019

2 transit cops put on leave after suspect sets self on fire MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Two Twin Cities Metro Transit police officers were placed on leave after a man they arrested set himself on fire in the back of a squad car and suffered critical injuries. Metro Transit spokesman Howie Padilla tells the Minneapolis...
00:51, 05/14/2019

Oil rises more than 1% but sets biggest weekly loss of 2019 Oil prices climbed more than 1% on Friday ahead of long U.S. and UK holiday weekends, but posted the biggest weekly drop of the year, pressured by rising inventories and worries about the global economy....
23:17, 05/24/2019

Garcia sets up Yastremska final in Strasbourg International "France\u0027s Caroline Garcia defeated compatriot Chloe Paquet 6-3 6-4 in the Strasbourg International semi-finals on Friday to set up a title clash with fifth seed Dayana Yastremska."...
20:00, 05/24/2019

"Sun Sets On This Term": PM Modi Submits Resignation To President Prime Minister Narendra Modi met President Ram Nath Kovind at his official residence today to submit his resignation along with that of the Union Council of Ministers....
23:34, 05/24/2019

Jos Buttler's 50-Ball Ton Sets Up Dramatic Win For England Over Pakistan Jos Buttler's rapid century was the cornerstone of England's 373 for three. But Pakistan stayed in the game before a target of 19 off the last over proved beyond them....
19:34, 05/12/2019

Sanju Samson's Spirit Is What Sets Him Apart: Shashi Tharoor Sanju Samson decided to give his match fees to the groundsmen of the Greenfield International Stadium in Thiruvananthapuram following the five-match series between India 'A' and South Africa 'A'....
18:51, 09/09/2019

Billions sets the stage for late-season fireworks Money never sleeps, as the misbegotten sequel to Wall Street informed us, and evidently it never takes a holiday either. True to its title, “New Year’s Day” unfolds over the first day of January, traditionally reserved for hungover brunches and colle...
05:51, 05/27/2019

Banksy sets up art display at Venice Biennale, gets kicked out Famously anonymous British artist Banksy may have set up shop unannounced at the Venice Biennale arts exhibition — and was booted from the piazza because he didn’t have a permit. Video was posted Wednesday to Banksy’s verified Insta...
20:34, 05/23/2019

Oklahoma softball sets mark with 39th straight win OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma set a single-season Division I record with its 39th consecutive win by defeating Texas Tech 8-0 in six innings Friday in the Big 12 Tournament opener for both teams. The Sooners (49-2) had tied the record South Carolina ...
00:17, 05/11/2019

Nishikori hits back to beat Tsonga in four sets "Japan\u0027s Kei Nishikori overcame a sluggish start to see off local favourite Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 4-6 6-4 6-4 6-4 and reach the third round of the French Open on Wednesday."...
18:17, 05/29/2019

Italian PM sets seal on new government, unveils cabinet Roberto Gualtieri, an influential member of the European Parliament from the Democratic Party (PD), will be economy minister in Italy's new government, Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said on Wednesday....
19:01, 09/04/2019

Man Sets Himself on Fire Near the White House, Secret Service Says A man walked onto the Ellipse park in downtown Washington, D.C., Wednesday afternoon while the tourist trap was bustling with people and lit himself on fire, the U.S. Secret Service confirmed in a tweet....
22:51, 05/29/2019

Peloton sets IPO range between $26 and $29 per share, looks to raise as much as $1.2 billion Peloton plans to price its shares between $26 and $29. The company is offering 40 million shares, which would value Peloton at $8.06 billion at the high end of the range....
02:51, 09/11/2019

Jon Stewart sets his sights on helping burn pit vets with new PSA Now that thousands of those who were made ill due to their exposure to toxins at Ground Zero are finally receiving access to a crucial compensation fund, Jon Stewart has set his sights on helping the hundreds of thousands of veterans who may have bec...
23:51, 09/13/2019

Stream sets from Nas, Low, Courtney Barnett, and more at Primavera Sound We can’t all be in beautiful Barcelona this weekend for Primavera Sound, one of music’s biggest and consistently best-curated festivals, but thanks to the marvels of modern telecommunications, we can manage our FOMO via the fest’s livestream. The vid...
18:34, 05/30/2019

Singapore's ban on fake news sets a dangerous precedent As tempting as it sounds, Singapore's initiative to curb online misinformation could stop public-interest journalism and stifle academic discourse, says Donna Lu...
21:00, 05/29/2019

Angelique Kerber loses in 3 sets at Zhengzhou Open Three-time Grand Slam champion Angelique Kerber lost in the opening round of the Zhengzhou Open, falling to Alison Riske of the United States 5-7, 6-4, 7-6 (6)        ...
18:34, 09/11/2019

Odisha Sets A Precedent, 33 Per Cent Of Its Parliamentarians Are Women Odisha has set a precedent for other states in the country. Thirty three per cent of the total lawmakers elected from the state to the 17th Lok Sabha are women and Odisha is the only state to achieve......
17:34, 05/31/2019

UAE Sets Aside Law For Indian Couple, Gives Baby Birth Certificate The UAE government has issued a birth certificate to a nine-month old girl who was born to an Indian Hindu father and a Muslim mother -- both Indian expats -- setting aside the country's marriage......
18:17, 04/28/2019

The Latest: Federer, Wawrinka win in 3 sets at French Open The Latest at the French Open: Roger Federer jokes that he's 'so super old' after winning in straight sets at the French Open        ...
19:00, 05/29/2019

Martic sets up final with Pliskova at Zhengzhou Open Croatia's Petra Martic and top seed Karolina Pliskova marched into the final of the inaugural Zhengzhou Open with commanding straight sets victories on Saturday....
22:51, 09/14/2019

Kane sets U.S. scoring record at world champs Patrick Kane scored a goal and had two assists to become the United States' all-time leading scorer at the world hockey championship in 6-3 win over Britain on Wednesday....
20:17, 05/15/2019

Novartis Sets $700 Million Provision to Settle Bribery Allegations Swiss drugmaker Novartis set aside $700 million to settle a long-running lawsuit alleging it treated U.S. doctors to lavish dinners and other events in return for boosting prescriptions....
18:34, 07/18/2019

Italy's PD opens door to possible 5-Star government, sets conditions Italy's main opposition party said on Wednesday it was ready to hold talks with the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement over forming a government following the collapse of the previous, populist coalition....
21:00, 08/21/2019

Wilson's Triniti Tennis Ball Looks Like a Straight Sets Win For the Environment If you walk to your nearest public tennis courts, you’ll probably find a smattering of discarded balls that have been used once, as well as a bunch of discarded plastic cans and metal lids that are probably destined for landfills at best, or like, th...
06:51, 09/19/2019

Amazon Prime Day Sets Fresh Sales Records for the E-Retailer Amazon has said its two-day extravaganza known as Prime Day was its biggest shopping event ever, with sales surpassing the two key holiday spending days combined....
10:17, 07/18/2019

Ben Stokes’s miracle Headingley knock sets Test record for Sky • Broadcaster registers peak of 2.1 million UK viewers• Channel 5’s one-hour highlights package attracts 2 millionBen Stokes and the miracle of Headingley resulted in Sky’s highest audience for a day of live Test cricket, with a peak of 2.1 million U...
19:51, 08/26/2019

CBOE Sets New Single-Day Volume Record for Second Consecutive Trading Day CHICAGO, August 8, 2011 - CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) today announced that for a second consecutive trading day, trading volume at Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) reached a new all-time high. The reported 10,856,041 options contracts tha...
18:51, 05/02/2019

Silverstone MotoGP: Quartararo sets searing pace in first practice Fabio Quartararo was fastest by a dominant margin in first British Grand Prix practice at Silverstone, while fellow Yamaha rider Maverick Vinales crashed and Jorge Lorenzo returned to MotoGP action...
15:17, 08/23/2019

Holmes sets pace as McIlroy cards nightmare 79 at Open Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods endured miserable first rounds at the British Open on Thursday with American J.B. Holmes ending in the lead after shooting a five under-par 66 at Royal Portrush....
00:51, 07/19/2019

Dominic Smith sets off Mets bat explosion in surprise sweep MINNEAPOLIS — These are the kind of games the Mets figured on winning all season: Keep it close with solid pitching early and then seize control with a big swing. Dominic Smith provided the second part of that equation Wednesday by coming off the ben...
02:34, 07/18/2019

German firm sets aside millions for Brazil dam disaster costs TÜV Süd had certified the structure shortly before it collapsed in January, leaving 270 dead. Faced with a number of lawsuits, the company has now put a figure on the extent of its potential liability....
02:00, 08/21/2019

Porsche Taycan sets four-door EV speed record at the Nürburgring Porsche really, really wants to convince you that the Taycan will outperform Tesla's cars in the right circumstances. The automaker reported that its pre-production EV set a (rather specific) lap record for four-door, all-electric cars on the N...
00:17, 08/27/2019

VIX Futures Volume In Non-U.S.Trading Hours Sets New Daily Record CHICAGO, IL - August 1, 2014 -- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) today announced record trading volume in CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX® index) futures during non-U.S. trading hours, with an estimated 68,033 contracts changing hands. Today's reco...
11:34, 05/02/2019

'Stranger Things' Final Trailer sets the stage for season three Since premiering in July 2016, Stranger Things has become an award-winning and widely-appreciated Netflix series. Season three is almost ready for release on July 4th -- along with a game for Xbox One, PS4, Switch, PC and mobile devices -- and after....
20:00, 06/21/2019

South Korean man sets himself on fire outside Japanese embassy in Seoul A man in his seventies has self-immolated inside his car in front of the Japanese Embassy in Seoul, authorities in the South Korean capital said Friday....
11:51, 07/19/2019

'I am the Chosen One': with boasts and insults, Trump sets new benchmark for incoherence President outdoes himself in new press conference as he attacks the Danish prime minister, Jewish Democrats and the pressDonald Trump started off precisely on-message.Strolling to the end of a White House driveway on Wednesday ahead of his departure ...
14:00, 08/22/2019

Riverdale's Revealing Finale Sets Up a Very Bloody and Emotional Season 4 What do you get when you mix the mysterious murderous dinner party of Clue with the human hunt of The Most Dangerous Game, and the general insanity of Riverdale? If you ask us, you get......
07:51, 05/16/2019

Cyprus court sets trial for confessed serial killer NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — A Cypriot court says an army captain who has confessed to killing seven foreign women and girls will stand trial next week. A district court judge said Friday the 35 year-old suspect will remain in custody until his trial befor...
12:34, 06/21/2019

MIT sets review of donations, apologizes for Jeffrey Epstein ties Massachusetts Institute of Technology President Rafael Reif said on Thursday that the elite university would review its process for accepting donations after taking about $800,000 from foundations controlled by financier Jeffrey Epstein, who committe...
07:51, 08/23/2019

Detroit Lions' T.J. Hockenson sets NFL record in debut T.J. Hockenson, a first-round pick out of Iowa, became just the 10th Detroit Lions tight end since 1950 to have a 100-yard receiving game.       ...
07:17, 09/09/2019

South Korean Man Sets Himself on Fire at Japanese Embassy in Seoul The Japanese embassy has been the site of passionate protests, especially now that Tokyo is curtailing exports of materials vital to South Korea’s high-tech products....
07:51, 07/19/2019

Russia's floating nuclear plant sets sail for the Arctic A seaborne nuclear plant has started its journey across the Arctic Circle to supply power to a Siberian town. Russian activists warned the barge could become a "Chernobyl on ice."...
21:51, 08/23/2019

VIX Futures Average Daily Volume Sets New Record In February CHICAGO, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) today reported  that average daily volume (ADV) in futures on the CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX® Index) and total exchange-wide ADV at CFE reached record levels in February 20...
11:51, 05/02/2019

Mike Pompeo Sets Out to Build a Global Coalition Against Iran (WASHINGTON) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he wants to build a global coalition against Iran during urgent consultations in the Middle East, following a week of crisis that saw the United States pull back from the brink of a military st...
11:51, 06/24/2019

Roger Federer sets sights on US Open after Wimbledon crusher Roger Federer has seen too many recent disappointments in Flushing to proclaim himself ready to break an 11-year U.S. Open title drought. But in spite of being invisible since his heartbreaking, 13-12 fifth-set Wimbledon finals loss to Novak Djokovic...
07:51, 08/24/2019

Volkswagen's Traton sets price range for IPO at 27-28 euros a share Volkswagen's truck unit Traton narrowed the price range for its initial public offering (IPO) to between 27 euros ($30.74) and 28 euros a share, the lower end of its earlier 27 euros to 33 euros price range, a bookrunner said on Wednesday....
19:00, 06/26/2019

Facebook sets new rules to keep violence, abusive content offline Social giant Facebook will spend millions on research to develop ways to prevent users from utilizing its livestream feature for nefarious purposes, like the gunman who broadcast an attack on two mosques in New Zealand....
15:17, 05/15/2019

Mercedes sets 2039 target for entirely carbon-neutral line-up News 13 May, 2019 Mercedes predicts more than half of new car sales will be plug-in by 2030, and targets all European factories to be carbon-neutral by 2022...
05:00, 05/14/2019

Trump Sets the 2020 Tone: Like 2016, Only This Time ‘the Squad’ Is Here The president boasted of “marrying” Nancy Pelosi to four progressive congresswomen of color, betting that he can cast the entire Democratic Party as radical....
22:00, 07/17/2019

Browns backup QB David Blough sets up $250 'Madden' challenge Cleveland Browns backup quarterback David Blough is offering a fan $250 if they can win the Super Bowl on "Madden NFL 20" while using him in the video game....
17:00, 07/03/2019

British Leadership Rivals Take Brexit Position That Sets Up Clash With EU The two contenders to succeed Theresa May as U.K. prime minister said during a debate that they want to ditch controversial proposals for managing the Irish border after Brexit, raising the risk of and abrupt and messy split with the bloc....
03:34, 07/16/2019

'Spider-Man: Far From Home' sets box office record for Tuesday opening Sony and Marvel's latest superhero epic "Spider-Man: Far From Home" swinged into theaters on Tuesday, earning a record setting $39.3 million at the box office....
00:34, 07/04/2019

Government sets deadline for final British Steel bids Bidders for British Steel have been told to submit their final offers for the company by midnight on Monday as advisers to the government draw up detailed contingency plans for the potential closure of its vast Scunthorpe steelworks....
17:17, 07/13/2019

Sancho sets up two in 50th game as Dortmund cruise to victory "Jadon Sancho picked up where he left off for England on Tuesday, setting up two goals in Borussia Dortmund\u0027s 4-0 victory over Bayer Leverkusen."...
22:51, 09/14/2019

Pujols sets career hit mark for foreign-born players in win Albert Pujols had two hits and three RBIs and set the major league record for career hits by a foreign-born player, leading the Los Angeles Angels to a 7-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates       ...
07:51, 08/15/2019

Pakistan Sets Up Committee To Scientifically Fix Religious Festival Dates Pakistan has set up a committee to determine lunar dates of religious festivals through a scientific method and end confusion in dates related to moon-sighting by clerics....
12:00, 05/08/2019

Gasquet sets up Cincinnati Masters semi-final with Goffin "Frenchman Richard Gasquet continued his comeback from groin surgery by defeating 11th seeded Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut 7-6(2) 3-6 6-2 in the quarter-finals of the Cincinnati Masters on Friday."...
04:17, 08/17/2019

Pujols sets record for hits by foreign-born player Albert Pujols had two hits and three RBIs on Wednesday and set the major league record for hits by a foreign-born player, leading the Los Angeles Angels to a 7-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates....
08:51, 08/15/2019

Tennis: Gasquet sets up Cincy semi-final with Goffin Frenchman Richard Gasquet continued his comeback from groin surgery by defeating 11th seeded Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut 7-6(2) 3-6 6-2 in the quarter-finals of the Cincinnati Masters on Friday....
03:51, 08/17/2019

The Latest: Nadal beats Sousa in straight sets at Wimbledon Rafael Nadal reached his 39th career Grand Slam quarterfinal by beating Joao Sousa 6-2, 6-2, 6-2 on Centre Court at Wimbledon        ...
17:00, 07/08/2019

‘Jeopardy!’ champ James Holzhauer’s 21st win sets new record It’s official: James Holzauer now holds the title of second-longest winning streak in jeopardy! history. The 34-year-old professional gambler triumphed in Thursday night’s game – his 21st victory in a row — adding $80,615 to his coffers. His ea...
01:51, 05/03/2019

Refusal To Hand Over Trump’s Tax Returns Sets Up Legal Fight WASHINGTON (AP) — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has made it official: The administration won’t be turning President Donald Trump’s tax returns over to the Democratic-controlled House. Mnuchin told Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal, D...
15:17, 05/07/2019

Europe's top court sets date for opinion on Facebook privacy Europe's top court will give an opinion on Dec. 12 on Austrian privacy activist Max Schrems' landmark case against Facebook, which will affect how hundreds of thousands of companies transfer personal data worldwide....
18:34, 07/09/2019

What the hail? Colorado sets state record for biggest hailstone A hailstone that crashed to Earth near Bethune, Colorado, on Tuesday is the largest ever recorded in the state. It was measured at 4.83 inches in diameter.        ...
02:17, 08/16/2019

Facebook Sets Goal to Double Female Workforce in Five Years Facebook unveiled new diversity goals on Tuesday, including an effort to double the number of female employees globally over the next five years, and double the number of black and Hispanic employees......
10:51, 07/10/2019

Pro-Putin rapper sets record for unpopularity on Russian YouTube Timati pulls latest music video from site after it received 1.48m dislikesA Russian rapper who describes himself as Vladimir Putin’s best friend has pulled his latest pro-Kremlin music video from YouTube after it set a new record for online unpopular...
19:34, 09/10/2019

Inmate sets off sprinkler system during failed escape attempt A San Antonio inmate did himself no favors and faces additional charges after he set off a sprinkler system during a thwarted prison break, KTSA San Antonio reported....
23:51, 05/08/2019

Shah Rukh Khan Sets Twitter On Fire Astride A BMW G 310 R Shah Rukh Khan wasn't riding the BMW G 310 R! In fact, BMW Motorrad sent him a G 310 R and a G 310 GS to try out. But Shah Rukh Khan is passionate about wheels and in the video, he says that he cannot......
22:17, 06/28/2019

Costly face tattoo removals on the rise as regret sets in Mauricio Arias wears his past on his face: 11 tattoos cover his skin from his eyelids to his cheeks, down to his neck. Images like a bloodied knife and brass knuckles tell the story of a five-year period of his life plagued by depression and drug add...
23:34, 05/13/2019

Japan sets new record for foreign visitors in first half of 2019 More than 16 million foreigners visited Japan in the first six months of 2019 -- an increase of nearly 5 percent over last year, official data said Wednesday....
19:51, 07/17/2019

C2 Options Exchange Sets New Single-Day Trading Record on Thursday CHICAGO, August 4, 2011 - CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) today announced that C2 Options Exchange (C2), the company's alternative all-electronic market, set a new high for volume in a single-day with 462,256 contracts traded on Thursday, August 4...
18:51, 05/02/2019

Stricker sets scoring record to lead Senior Open Steve Stricker shot a 6-under-par 64 Friday to set the 36-hole tournament scoring record while taking a two-stroke lead at the U.S. Senior Open Championship in Notre Dame, Ind....
09:51, 06/29/2019

| WATCH: Mozambique sets up Ebola screening at Malawi border Mozambique on Saturday set up disease checkpoints along its border with Malawi as a precaution against any spreading of a deadly Ebola outbreak, a senior health ministry official said....
23:51, 08/03/2019

UPDATE 1-HBO sets Emmy nominations record, tops Netflix AT&T Inc's premium cable network HBO scored a record 137 Emmy nominations on Tuesday, topping streaming service Netflix Inc in what has become an annual battle for bragging rights in the contest for television's biggest awards....
21:34, 07/16/2019

Nadal sets up Kyrgios showdown after breezing past Sugita "Rafael Nadal set up a tantalising showdown with Nick Kyrgios after breezing into the second round of Wimbledon with a routine straight-sets win over qualifier Yuichi Sugita."...
02:00, 07/03/2019

TVS Sport Sets New Record For Highest Fuel Efficiency On A Motorcycle TVS Motor Company crossed a new milestone with its 100 cc motorcycle - TVS Sport - that set a new record of 'Highest Fuel efficiency delivered by a motorcycle on the Golden Quadrilateral.' The......
21:17, 09/09/2019

Greta Thunberg Sets Sail For New York On Zero-Emissions Yacht Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg sets sail on Wednesday for New York, heading for a UN summit on a zero-emissions yacht skippered by a member of Monaco's ruling family....
22:51, 08/14/2019

Vatican hunt for Emanuela Orlandi uncovers two sets of bones Papal authorities seal off area inside Pontifical Teutonic College in search for girl missing since 1983One of Rome’s most enduring mysteries – the 1983 disappearance of 15-year-old Emanuela Orlandi, a Vatican employee’s daughter – took a new twist o...
16:51, 07/14/2019

Q&A: Syria's Assad sets sights on Idlib, the final showdown? After eight months of relative calm, Syria's northwestern province of Idlib is once again a theater for bloody military operations: heavy bombardment, airstrikes and waves of civilian displacement as Syrian government troops, backed by Russia, push t...
10:51, 05/10/2019

Grey's Anatomy Sets Up Disaster Ahead of Its Season 15 Finale Oh boy, Grey's Anatomy. Oh. Boy. Just when we were thinking it had been a minute since a catastrophe, the ABC drama handed us a couple at once as fog rolled in over Seattle at a......
08:34, 05/10/2019

Pelosi sets spending demands for two-year budget deal U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Saturday that a two-year budget agreement with the Trump administration must include equal increases in defense and nondefense spending, plus additional money for a program intended to improve healthcare for mi...
04:34, 07/14/2019

Higuaín sets Crew’s assist record in 3-1 victory over Galaxy COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Federico Higuaín broke Columbus’ career assist record in the first half and added a goal in the second in the Crew’s 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles Galaxy on Wednesday night. Columbus (5-6-1) snapped a five-game lo...
04:34, 05/09/2019

Tottenham comeback stuns Ajax and sets up final against Liverpool For Tottenham Hotspur, it was shaping up to be a night of so many what-ifs. What if Jan Vertonghen’s late header had gone in rather than thudding off the crossbar? What if they had started better? And, though it feels slightly unfair to put this on t...
00:17, 05/09/2019

Clijsters sets sights on 2020 comeback after seven-year absence Four-times Grand Slam champion Kim Clijsters plans to come out of retirement after a seven-year hiatus, returning to the WTA Tour in 2020, the 36-year-old Belgian said on Thursday....
15:51, 09/12/2019

Li Na sets new mark: first Asian-born player in Tennis Hall Li Na breaks new ground at the International Tennis Hall of Fame, becoming 1st Asian-born player to be inducted        ...
00:17, 07/22/2019

Jessica Korda sets clubhouse pace at U.S. Women's Open Jessica Korda took the clubhouse lead in the second round at the U.S. Women's Open on Friday but believes she will need an element of luck to win a major championship....
03:17, 06/01/2019

New York Film Festival sets slate with Almodovar, Varda The New York Film Festival has announced the main slate for its 57th edition, adding films by Pedro Almodovar, Noah Baumbach and the late Agnes Varda to its highly selective annual Lincoln Center event...
21:17, 08/06/2019

Whistle-Blower Complaint Sets Off a Battle Involving Trump The complaint, from a member of the intelligence community, remained opaque but involved at least one of the president’s communications with a foreign leader....
03:19, 09/20/2019

US sets Turkey deadline to give up Russian missile deal Turkey has until July 31 to "unwind" a deal to buy an S-400 missile defense system from Russia, the US has warned. The ongoing dispute between the two NATO allies could reach breaking point....
00:17, 06/08/2019

Highlights: Five sets, two days – Edmund finally sees off Chardy "Kyle Edmund, who resumed his light-interrupted match against France\u0027s Jeremy Chardy with the score poised at 7-6(1), 5-7, 6-4, 4-6, 5-5, promptly won two games on the bounce to move through to the second round."...
00:34, 05/29/2019

Muhammad sets 400m hurdles world record on wet track "Olympic champion Dalilah Muhammad smashed one of athletics\u0027 oldest world records when she stormed to the women\u0027s 400 metres hurdles title in 52.20 seconds at the United States championships in Iowa on Sunday."...
02:51, 07/30/2019

Iranian ship Bavand sets sail from Brazil, second vessel following soon An Iranian ship called Bavand, which had been at the heart of a geopolitical spat between Brasilia and Tehran, set sail from Brazil on Monday after receiving fuel from state-run Petroleo Brasileiro, the port of Paranaguá said....
01:17, 07/30/2019

United Kingdom sets all-time high temperature record The heat wave that scorched Europe last week has broken another record: 101.7 degrees in Cambridge, England, was the UK's all-time high temperature.        ...
23:17, 07/29/2019

Davies sets club record at 7-0, Brewers beat Pirates 5-3 Zach Davies became the first Milwaukee starter to win his first seven decisions in a season, hanging on for five innings before the Brewers' bullpen finished off a 5-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates       ...
05:00, 06/09/2019

Canadian oil pipeline congestion sets up lucrative storage play Upheavals in the Canadian crude market are providing unique opportunities for firms with sizeable long-term leases on Alberta storage tanks, a cluster that sources say includes Mercuria Energy Group and oil major BP Plc's trading arm....
18:00, 06/09/2019

In Nashik, PM Modi Sets The Tone For Maharashtra Poll Campaign Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a massive rally in Nashik on the concluding day of the Maha Jan Aadesh Yatra, the outreach programme launched by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis last month to......
00:35, 09/20/2019

EU election: AfD surge in eastern Germany sets up clash of cultures The far-right AfD has emerged as the strongest political party in Germany's formerly communist East. With the Greens winning big among young, urban voters though, the East-West divide looks set to deepen further....
21:51, 05/27/2019

Yankees’ furious rally only sets them up for wild, painful loss KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Yankees seemed to be lined up for yet another win against a JV-level team when they tied the game with three runs in the top of the ninth Sunday, but they couldn’t take the lead and Jonathan Holder gave up a game-winning single...
01:17, 05/27/2019

U.S. judge sets July 29 hearing in Trump lawsuit over tax returns A U.S. judge will hear arguments on July 29 in President Donald Trump's lawsuit seeking to block a House of Representatives committee from obtaining his New York state tax returns, according to a court filing issued Sunday....
00:17, 07/29/2019

Steve Smith Hundred Sets Up Australia Warm-Up Win Over England A target of 298 proved just beyond England, without four first-choice players including captain Eoin Morgan and fellow batsman Joe Root, as the World Cup hosts and favourites were dismissed for 285......
02:34, 05/26/2019

Canelo Alvarez sets foot on the path towards undisputed crown Canelo Alvarez eyes the ultimate prize as he and Danny Jacobs arrive in Las Vegas for their middleweight unification The post Canelo Alvarez sets foot on the path towards undisputed crown appeared first on Boxing News....
14:09, 05/01/2019

Inside the Elementary School Where Drug Addiction Sets the Curriculum About half of the student body at one Ohio elementary school has witnessed drug use at home. Educators spend time every day teaching the children how to cope....
09:51, 06/13/2019

Eyeing new independence vote, Scotland sets out referendum rules Scotland's pro-independence government has set out new rules on referendums in the hope of holding another secession vote in the second half of 2020 if Britain's parliament gives the go-ahead....
15:17, 05/29/2019

The Latest: Nadal tops Federer in 3 sets; into French final PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 3:30 p.m. Rafael Nadal beat rival Roger Federer 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 to reach his 12th French Open final. Nadal improved to 6-0 against Federer at Roland Garros, where they last met in 2011, ...
16:00, 06/07/2019

10 sets of twins in Kentucky high school graduating class DANVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Nobody was more surprised that the Boyle County High School graduating class of 2019 had 10 sets of twins than some of the twins themselves. “I really never imagined that we would have 10 sets of twins in our graduating cla...
18:17, 06/01/2019

Raptors fan sets off 3 a.m. fireworks outside Warriors hotel prior to Game 1 A basketball fan set off fireworks outside of a Toronto hotel apparently in an effort to keep the opposing team from getting a good night’s sleep before the NBA Finals....
09:51, 05/31/2019

| WATCH | Mozambique sets up Ebola screening at Malawi border Mozambique on Saturday set up disease checkpoints along its border with Malawi as a precaution against any spreading of a deadly Ebola outbreak, a senior health ministry official said....
18:51, 08/05/2019

Nadal rallies to beat Mayer in 3 sets in Barcelona Open Rafael Nadal recovered from a slow start to defeat Leonard Mayer in three sets and advance to the third round of the Barcelona Open        ...
18:17, 04/28/2019

The Latest: Wawrinka tops Tsitsipas in 5 sets at French Open Stan Wawrinka edged Stefanos Tsitsipas 7-6 (6), 5-7, 6-4, 3-6, 8-6 after 5 hours, 9 minutes to reach the quarterfinals at a Grand Slam tournament for the first time in two years        ...
19:51, 06/02/2019

Ferrari SF90 Stradale sets new high mark for power The 986-hp car is powered by a turbocharged gasoline engine that delivers 769 hp, the highest performance ever achieved by an eight-cylinder unit in Ferrari's history. The remaining 217 hp is supplied by three electric motors, one at the rear and two...
23:17, 05/29/2019

Zverev sets up Djokovic showdown after beating dogged Fognini "German fifth seed Alexander Zverev reached his second successive French Open quarter-final when he recovered from losing the first set to beat Italian Fabio Fognini."...
20:00, 06/03/2019

NCAA sets baseball tournament super regional sites INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The NCAA announced the schedule for the eight super regionals in the baseball tournament Tuesday, with overall No. 1 seed UCLA set to open at home against Michigan on Friday night. The best-of-three super regionals begin either Fr...
21:00, 06/04/2019

Jaguar XE SV Project 8 Sets New Lap Record At The Dubai Autodrome Circuit The new Jaguar XE SV Project 8 has lapped the 5.39 km Dubai Autodrome GP circuit in 2:18:81 minutes, making it the fastest four-door saloon car around the Dubai Autodrome circuit....
19:00, 04/28/2019

Satoshi Nakaboto: ‘Max Keiser sets $28,000 Bitcoin price target’ Our robot colleague Satoshi Nakaboto writes about Bitcoin every fucking day. Welcome to another edition of Bitcoin Today, where I, Satoshi Nakaboto, tell you what’s been going on with Bitcoin in the past 24 hours. As Foucault used to say: Time is mon...
14:17, 09/02/2019

Roberts Sets NCAA Championships 110H Record in Semifinals Daniel Roberts in NCAA 110m hurdles – UK Athletics AUSTIN, Texas – Kentucky track and field junior Daniel Roberts smashed the NCAA Championships 110-meter hurdles record in his semifinal race on Wednesday running an impressively smooth time of ...
06:51, 06/06/2019

Clipper Round the World yacht race sets off from London About 700 amateur sailors in 11 yachts will take part in the 40,000-nautical mile raceA 40,000-nautical mile (74,000km), 11-month round-the-world yacht race has set sail from St Katharine Docks in London.The race, which is made up of eight legs, will...
22:17, 09/01/2019

Ariana Grande Sets the Record Straight After a Fan Claims She Uses Autotune Mic drop! Ariana Grande is clapping back at her haters. The 26-year-old star shared an Instagram video of her incredible vocals during her Sweetener tour, which struck people with awe.......
03:34, 09/01/2019

Djokovic sets up Thiem semi-final after outclassing Zverev "Top seed Novak Djokovic wiped the floor with Alexander Zverev 7-5 6-2 6-2 on Philippe Chatrier to secure a French Open semi-final with Dominic Thiem."...
18:34, 06/06/2019

Killing of Student Protesters in Sudan Sets Off New Unrest, and Worry Four teenagers and an adult were killed in one of the deadliest episodes in months of unrest. The killings threaten talks to form a new civilian government....
21:17, 07/30/2019

Army sets sights on new air-dropped fast-attack vehicle If a large mechanized unit of armored ground forces were “closing” with an enemy amid heavy artillery and cannon fire - but did not have overhead aircraft or satellite surveillance while transiting rigorous terrain - how could they fully discern the ...
07:51, 08/31/2019

Toyota Sets Provisional Pole at Le Mans After Crash Sent It Flying The 24 Hours of Le Mans is one of the most challenging races in the world—but every now and then we get a reminder that drivers are fallible people, too. And we sure as hell got that last night during the first qualifying session....
15:34, 06/13/2019

VIX Futures Volume in Non-U.S. Trading Hours Sets New Daily Record CHICAGO, IL – June 24, 2016 -- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) today announced  record volume was set in VIX Futures traded in non-U.S. trading hours with an estimated 235,000 contracts changing hands. Today’s record surpasses the previous ...
07:34, 05/02/2019

UK court sets Assange U.S. extradition hearing for February 2020 The full extradition hearing to decide whether Wikileaks founder Julian Assange should be sent to the United States to face accusations including spying charges will take place in February next year, a London court ruled on Friday....
15:00, 06/14/2019

Senate sets vote on Trump's Saudi weapons vetoes The U.S. Senate will vote within days on whether to override President Donald Trump's vetoes of legislation to block the sale of precision-guided munitions to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Wednesda...
07:17, 07/25/2019

U.S. Senate sets vote on Trump's Saudi weapons vetoes The U.S. Senate will vote within days on whether to override President Donald Trump's vetoes of legislation to block the sale of precision-guided munitions to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Wednesda...
05:17, 07/25/2019

Get Clean Curls With 25% Off Select DevaCurl Shampoo and Conditioner Sets Cult-favorite curly hair brand DevaCurl is blowing out a selection of shampoo and conditioner sets, including their Original, Delight, and Decadence lines, with their Friends & Family Sale, happening now. Bring home a fan favorite “How to Quit Sh...
23:34, 05/21/2019

New 2019 Renault Megane R.S. Trophy-R sets Nurburgring lap record News 21 May, 2019 The Renault Megane R.S Trophy-R has set the record for fastest front-wheel drive car at the Nurburgring, with a time of 7:40.100 minutes...
22:00, 05/21/2019

Hero MotoCorp Sets A Record For 'Tree Plantation' In India Apart from being the world's largest two-wheeler manufacturer, Hero also believes in being responsible socially. The company recently organised a tree plantation drive with which it set a record of......
17:51, 07/22/2019

Czech finance ministry sets plans for digital tax by mid-2020 The Czech Finance Ministry submitted plans to start taxing global internet giants from the middle of 2020, proposing a 7% rate on targeted advertising, multilateral digital interface use and user data sales, it said on Thursday....
11:17, 09/05/2019

2019 U.S. Open: Pebble Beach sets up well going into the final round Golfweek's David Dusek and Dan Kilbridge talk about how Pebble Beach is playing entering what should be an exciting final round of the U.S. Open.       ...
06:51, 06/16/2019

Federal minimum wage sets record with no increase since 2009 Baseline wage has remained unchanged at $7.25 an hourInflation has raised cost of living by 18% since last raiseThe US federal minimum wage has gone a record length of time without an increase, with the $7.25-an-hour base, remaining unchanged for nea...
21:17, 06/16/2019

U.S. SEC sets dates for first phase of disputed exchange pricing plan The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said it will begin the first phase of a plan aimed at evaluating how stock exchange fees and incentives affect how brokers trade, even as several exchanges sue the regulator in an attempt to kill the experi...
20:17, 05/22/2019

India posts record, sets Pakistan 337 to win World Cup game Rohit Sharma scored his second century of the World Cup and Virat Kohli surpassed 11,000 runs in one-day international cricket as India posted a record 336-5 at Old Trafford in a rain-interrupted group game against archrival Pakistan....
01:34, 06/17/2019

‘The Devil Wears Prada’ musical sets Chicago premiere Gird your loins, Chicago — Miranda Priestly is heading your way. A highly anticipated musical based on Lauren Weisberger’s bestselling 2003 novel “The Devil Wears Prada” — and the subsequent 2006 hit movie starring Meryl Streep and Anne H...
09:51, 09/19/2019

VIX Futures Volume in Non-U.S. Trading Hours Sets New Daily Record CHICAGO, IL -- November 9, 2016 -- CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) today announced record volume was set in futures contracts on the CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX® Index) traded in non-U.S. trading hours with an estimated 263,663 contract...
03:34, 05/02/2019

China, alarmed by recent fires, sets EV safety tests Companies need to check for potential safety hazards with battery boxes, waterproof protection in vehicles, high-voltage wiring harnesses, as well as onboard charging devices, Chinese regulators said. ...
23:00, 06/17/2019

UK climate panel sets big goals: less meat, drive electric An independent committee that advises Britain on climate change says the country should target net-zero emissions of greenhouse gases by 2050, rapidly adopting policies to change everything from how people heat their homes to what they eat....
06:17, 05/02/2019

Johnson vows 'new Brexit approach' as he sets out no-deal plans Boris Johnson has told MPs "today is the first day of a new approach" towards Brexit in his first appearance in the House of Commons as prime minister....
17:00, 07/25/2019

Tennis: Garcia sets up Yastremska final in Strasbourg International France's Caroline Garcia defeated compatriot Chloe Paquet 6-3 6-4 in the Strasbourg International semi-finals on Friday to set up a title clash with fifth seed Dayana Yastremska....
19:17, 05/24/2019

| Osaka sets sights on 'cool' Grand Slam sweep Naomi Osaka said it would be "cool" to complete a Grand Slam sweep in 2019 even if her rise to fame has left her feeling as if she's 35 rather than 21....
15:51, 05/24/2019

Defying Congress, Trump sets big arms sales to Saudis, UAE U.S. President Donald Trump, saying there is a national emergency because of tensions with Iran, is clearing the sale of billions of dollars worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia and other countries, U.S. senators said on Friday, despite strong resistance...
21:17, 05/24/2019

Group Sets Up Tip Boxes In Garrard Co. To Help Find Savannah Spurlock GARRARD COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A group in Garrard County is putting out tip boxes in hopes of receiving information leading them to missing mother Savannah Spurlock. Spurlock was seen on surveillance footage leaving The Other Bar in Lexington wi...
01:00, 06/14/2019

Apple results beat sets eyes back on $1 trillion Apple Inc shares rose almost 5 percent on Wednesday, pushing the iPhone maker's market valuation back towards $1 trillion as its quarterly report and upbeat forecast calmed investors worried about slowing growth....
17:34, 05/01/2019

AI improves Alexa’s error rate with challenging training sets In a new paper, scientists at Amazon's Alexa AI division describe an active learning method that improves Alexa's performance with challenging samples.Read More...
21:34, 06/13/2019

Insane New GOP Attack Ad Sets Photo of AOC on Fire to Decry Evils of Socialism A new Republican PAC aimed at elevating “the next generation of Republicans” debuted during Democratic presidential debate on Thursday with an ad featuring Republican darling/foe, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY)....
21:34, 09/13/2019

Japan sets up working group on impact of Facebook's Libra ahead of G7 Japanese authorities have set up a working group to discuss the impact Facebook's proposed Libra digital coin could have on monetary policy and financial regulation, government sources said, ahead of a G7 finance leaders' gathering where the topic wi...
02:17, 07/13/2019

Hassan breaks women's mile world record, GB's Muir sets new PB "Sifan Hassan of the Netherlands broke the 23-year-old women’s mile world record on Friday when she clocked four minutes 12.33 seconds in a race dedicated to former American runner Gabe Grunewald, who died from cancer last month at the age of 32."...
00:17, 07/13/2019

Russian Chupkov sets world record in men's 200m breaststroke final Russian Anton Chupkov set a world record of 2:06.12 to win gold in the men's 200 meters breaststroke final at the world swimming championships in Gwangju....
20:34, 07/26/2019

Tanaka’s Ugly Start in Boston Sets Off October Alarms for the Yankees Masahiro Tanaka allowed 12 runs in three and a third innings against the Red Sox, reminding the Yankees that their offense, however improved this season, cannot be expected to win a title on its own....
06:00, 07/26/2019

Canada's Conservative Party sets fundraising records as election looms The Conservative Party of Canada outpaced the governing Liberal party of Canada by C$3.5 million ($2.7 million) in second-quarter fundraising, financial returns showed on Wednesday, ahead of an October national election....
04:51, 08/01/2019

Treasury yields move lower as China sets the yuan below expectations U.S. government debt prices were higher Wednesday morning, after China announced a slightly weaker-than-expected midpoint for the yuan, which could spark further criticism from the U.S....
09:17, 08/07/2019

CBOE Holdings’ C2 Options Exchange Sets Daily Volume Record CHICAGO, IL – May 17, 2017 – CBOE Holdings, Inc. (BATS: CBOE | NASDAQ: CBOE) said Wednesday trading volume at the all-electronic C2 Options Exchange, Incorporated (C2) set a one-day trading record with reported trading volume of 966,604 contracts, su...
03:34, 05/02/2019

U.S. House sets motion to condemn ‘abusive’ detainment of 2 Canadians in China The motion also calls for the immediate release of Kovrig and Spavor and for "due process" in the case of a third Canadian, Robert Schellenberg, who had a previous prison sentence for drug smuggling upgraded to death earlier this year....
04:51, 07/26/2019

'The Lion King' sets a July record with $185 million opening weekend in the US "The Lion King," the company's latest remake of one of its animated classics, hauled in an estimated $185 million in the U.S., the highest opening in July ever....
15:51, 07/22/2019

RPT-Thomas Cook sets May 7 deadline for interest in airline business -sources Thomas Cook has set a deadline of May 7 for expressions of interest in its airline business, with Indigo Partners and Lufthansa among the likely bidders, sources said....
09:17, 05/02/2019

Scientology cruise ship sets sail for Curacao after measles quarantine The cruise ship operated by the Church of Scientology that was quarantined over a measles scare has set sail for Curacao, according to a report. The 440-foot vessel Freewinds left St. Lucia around 11:18 p.m. Thursday to head to Curacao after being pl...
21:51, 05/03/2019

Trump campaign sets sights on Latinx voters in quest to win Florida Given the state’s notoriously close margin in elections – Trump carried the state over Clinton by 1.2% in 2016 – even the slightest swing could prove significant Donald Trump has routinely spoken of Hispanic immigrants in disparaging terms while push...
14:17, 08/02/2019

Marvel Sets Angelina Jolie's The Eternals Movie for November 2020 The Eternals is a go. At San Diego Comic-Con 2019, Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige announced that Angelina Jolie, Richard Madden, Kumail Nanjiani, Lauren Ridloff, Brian Tyree Henry, Salma Hayek,......
04:34, 07/21/2019

Friedsam sets up Bertens clash at Porsche Tennis Grand Prix "Anna-Lena Friedsam secured a place in the main draw at the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart with victory over Tereza Smitkova in her final qualifier."...
18:17, 05/01/2019

Review: iZombie sets up strong fifth season, then whiffs the series finale Liv Moore (Rose McIver) whipping up another creative recipe to make brains more palatable. [credit: The CW ] Everyone's favorite crime-fight...
16:17, 08/05/2019

Brazil's Banco Pan sets price per share in follow-on at 8.25 reais - sources Brazilian lender Banco Pan SA priced on Thursday its preferred shares at 8.25 reais ($1.98) in a share offering, three sources with knowledge of the matter said....
06:34, 09/20/2019

Woman Sets Herself On Fire After Brawl In Madhya Pradesh Village: Police A woman belonging to the scheduled caste community allegedly committed suicide by setting herself on fire after a brawl with the sons of an upper-caste farmer over a land dispute in Madhya Pradesh's......
05:17, 07/24/2019

Pieters sets pace at Saudi International, Rose seven shots off lead "Belgian Thomas Pieters struck a flawless seven-under-par 63 to carve out a two-shot lead after the opening round of the inaugural Saudi International in King Abdullah Economic City on Thursday."...
14:34, 05/01/2019

Kamala Harris Sets Up Debate Showdown on Health Care With New Plan Ms. Harris is forging her own path on the health care issue, putting forth a “Medicare for all” plan that stops short of the complete overhaul Bernie Sanders has proposed....
13:51, 07/29/2019

At first 2020 event, Biden sets up battle with Trump over union vote Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden made clear on Monday at his first event as a presidential candidate that he stands ready to battle President Donald Trump for the support of the blue-collar workers who were key to Trump's election in 2016....
07:00, 04/30/2019

Watch: Giant rugby ball sets Guinness record in Britain A British sporting goods manufacturer broke a Guinness World Record when it created a nearly 20-foot long rugby ball designed to official specifications....
02:51, 09/17/2019

Volkswagen sets aside 5.5 billion euros in contingent liabilities for diesel scandal Volkswagen said it has set aside 5.5 billion euros ($6.16 billion) in contingent liabilities to cover possible risks arising from a diesel cheating scandal, chief financial officer Frank Witter said on Thursday....
18:17, 05/02/2019

Simona Halep sets sights on Olympics after fulfilling Wimbledon dream The women’s champion aims to use her emphatic victory over Serena Williams as a springboard for further success, with 2020 Olympics in Tokyo a major goalShortly after her stunning victory over Serena Williams in the Wimbledon final on Saturday, Simon...
14:51, 07/15/2019

WWE Extreme Rules: How Brock Lesnar cash-in sets up huge SummerSlam Paul Heyman warned us, but even he couldn’t prepare us for what happened. WWE actually gave us a fitting Brock Lesnar moment to close one of its better pay-per-views. A portion of the fan base is sick of Lesnar being champion. So it’s understandable ...
01:34, 07/16/2019

American Horror Story: 1984 Sets Up an Absolutely Terrifying '80s Extravaganza American Horror Story: 1984 is here and now we're wondering how on earth this show is only now giving us 80s slasher movie. The first few minutes of the new season (after the murder......
06:51, 09/19/2019

Trump sets Twitter ablaze after firefighters union backs Biden U.S. President Donald Trump fired off dozens of retweets from purported firefighters, their families and acquaintances on Wednesday, in his latest assault on Joe Biden, the newest Democratic candidate for the 2020 presidential nomination....
19:17, 05/01/2019

Italy sets new Sept 15 deadline for binding offer for Alitalia-source The Italian government has set a new Sept. 15 deadline for a consortium led by railways group Ferrovie dello Stato to present a binding offer for troubled carrier Alitalia, an industry ministry source said on Wednesday....
12:34, 07/17/2019

Kendall Jenner Sets the Record Straight on Her History of Basketball Beaus When it comes to dealing with Twitter trolls, Kendall Jenner is a total pro. The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star proved this once again by posting an epic response to a social media......
19:34, 07/16/2019

Thomas Cook sets May 7 deadline for interest in airline business - sources Thomas Cook has set a deadline of May 7 for expressions of interest in its airline business, with Indigo Partners and Lufthansa among the likely bidders, sources said....
19:00, 05/01/2019

New York financial regulator sets up new division to police cryptocurrency businesses The New York State Department of Financial Services has announced the launch of a new division which will absorb the regulator’s current department that oversees cryptocurrency businesses in the state. In a statement released yesterday, financial ser...
11:00, 07/24/2019

Joe Denly sets sights on England winter tours after setting new Test best • Denly battles to 94 against Australia at the Oval• ‘This Australian attack make you work hard for every run’Joe Denly hopes he has now booked a place on England’s winter tours after a rollercoaster match during which he has witnessed the birth of h...
06:51, 09/15/2019

Swimming: No turns a good thing for King but 14-year-old sets the pace World record holder and defending champion Lilly King was upstaged by 14-year-old Italian Benedetta Pilato in the women's 50 meters breaststroke heats at the world swimming championships on Saturday in Gwangju....
09:17, 07/27/2019

Futures on CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) Sets New Single-Day Trading Record CHICAGO, July 14, 2011 - CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) announced today that trading volume in futures based on the CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX®) established a new single-day record of 104,773 contracts on Thursday. Today's record exceeded the p...
18:51, 05/02/2019

Kashmir: India’s ‘draconian’ blackout sets worrying precedent, warns UN Exclusive: special rapporteur speaks as Modi calls revoking special status start of ‘new era’ The unprecedented communications blackout imposed on Indian-administered Kashmir could signal a departure in the way in which democratic states clamp down o...
20:17, 08/08/2019

Apple sets sights on services as iPhone revenue continues to fall Enlarge (credit: Andrew / Flickr) Today, Apple shared its fiscal second-quarter results with shareholders. After a tumultuous first quarter that saw CEO Tim Cook revise the company's guidance weeks before the earnings report was made public, invest...
15:17, 05/02/2019

CBOE Stock Exchange (CBSX) Sets Record Daily Volume CHICAGO, August 13, 2010 - The CBOE Stock Exchange, LLC (CBSX) today reported that trading volume on Thursday, August 12 was a record for any day at CBSX. More than 63.7 million shares changed hands, surpassing the previous daily record of 59.8 milli...
20:51, 05/02/2019

Macron sets sights on France's town halls for power base After dynamiting France's mainstream parties, President Emmanuel Macron is turning his mind to re-election and the need to make inroads in the last bastion of the old establishment: 35,000 town halls....
03:17, 07/11/2019

Vodafone sets 7-city 5G launches for July 3 in U.K., summer in Spain (updated) Relying considerably on Huawei fixed and mobile gear, carrier Vodafone plans the U.K.'s first 5G launch in early July, with more cities later in 2019.Read More...
15:17, 05/14/2019

Trump sets record $7M one-day fundraising goal to top Biden, Beto, Bernie The Trump-Pence campaign has set a $7 million fundraising goal for Tuesday, the day President Trump is traveling to Orlando, Fla., to officially announce his reelection bid....
21:34, 06/18/2019

Brooks Koepka, Happily in the Shadows, Sets Bethpage Black Record The crowd was there for Tiger Woods, but Koepka shot a 63 in the first round of the 2019 P.G.A. Championship. He believes he could have done even better....
05:00, 05/17/2019

Nicki Minaj Sets Twitter Ablaze After Announcing She’s Retiring to ‘Have My Family’ (LOS ANGELES) — Is Nicki Minaj really hanging up the mic? The chart-topping rapper announced Thursday on Twitter that she “decided to retire & have my family.” Her announcement comes as a surprise after she recently made a guest app...
02:00, 09/06/2019

21-year-old Viktor Hovland sets U.S. Open amateur scoring record Oklahoma State standout Viktor Hovland submitted the lowest 72-hole score for an amateur in U.S. Open history.        ...
03:17, 06/17/2019

Solskjaer sets early start date for United pre-season - report "Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has told his out-of-shape Manchester United players to return from their holidays early and start pre-season training on July 1."...
15:34, 05/18/2019

Home favourite Bertens sets up Rosmalen final with American Riske "Dutch top seed Kiki Bertens set her sights on her third WTA title of the season after she eased past Kazakh qualifier Elena Rybakina 6-4 6-4 in the Rosmalen grasscourt semi-finals on Saturday."...
22:00, 06/15/2019

Tech-savvy Estonia sets example of online voting as EU elections begin Internet voting — or i-voting —has been available since 2005 in the nation that gave the world Skype, and the percentage of voters using the internet to cast ballots has increased with each election, reaching 44 per cent of voters in a national elect...
22:51, 05/20/2019

'Lady on Fire' by female promise Sciamma sets Cannes ablaze "Portrait of a Lady on Fire", a tender story of an 18th century painter who falls in love with her muse, has set Cannes ablaze, training the film festival's gaze on the work of women artists as the movie industry grapples with issues of gender equali...
03:17, 05/21/2019

Marta sets record with 17th World Cup goal in Brazil victory Marta set a record for men and women with her 17th career World Cup goal in Brazil’s 1-0 victory over Italy on Tuesday night at Valenciennes that advanced the Selecao to the knockout rounds for the sixth straight time. The 33-year-old forward, ...
01:00, 06/19/2019

The Air Force’s secret space plane sets a new record: 718 days in orbit The U.S. Air Force's X-37B space plane has been orbiting Earth since September 7th, 2017, crossing the 718 day mark and breaking its previous record of 717 days, 20 hours and 42 minutes in flight. While little is known about the classified X-37B...
00:17, 08/27/2019

Double-bogey sets tone for Woods in dismal start at PGA Championship Tiger Woods won the 2008 U.S. Open at Torrey Pines despite double-bogeying the very first hole, and he will have to dig himself out of a similar predicament if he wants to lift the Wanamaker Trophy on Sunday....
21:00, 05/16/2019

San Francisco crowdfunder Kiva sets up Sierra Leone credit database Kiva, a San Francisco-based tech charity, is using blockchain to create an online ID database in Sierra Leone allowing people who struggle to get loans to prove their credit history....
23:00, 08/21/2019

Michael Jackson’s former publicist sets up foundation to heal icon’s legacy “I don’t think any of us has been a greater victim than Michael Jackson,” publicist Raymone Bain said at a press conference in a glitzy DC hotel ballroom that bellowed with the accused child molester's music....
09:51, 08/23/2019

Watch: Red Sox's Chris Sale sets MLB record with 17 strikeouts in seven innings vs. Rockies Boston Red Sox star Chris Sale struck out 17 batters in just seven innings, setting a Major League Baseball record in a loss to the Colorado Rockies....
16:17, 05/15/2019

Russia's first seaborne nuclear power plant sets sail across Arctic Russia's first floating nuclear power plant set sail on Friday from the Arctic port of Murmansk to provide power to one of the country's most remote regions, sparking environmental concerns....
16:17, 08/23/2019

Brown trout caught at Lake Taneycomo sets new Missouri record A Missouri man just became the new state-record holder for brown trout after catching a 40-pound, 6-ounce fish at Lake Taneycomo in Branson on Wednesday using a pole-and-line....
05:17, 09/06/2019

Google open-sources cryptographic tool to keep data sets private Poorly secured databases are a top privacy and security concern — and Google now wants to plug that leak. The internet giant has said it’s open sourcing Private Join and Compute, a new secure multi-party computation (MPC) tool designed to help organi...
13:17, 06/20/2019

"Brightest Sun Of Indian Politics Sets": Shivraj Chouhan On Arun Jaitley Former Madhya Pradesh chief minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Sunday said that the brightest sun of Indian politics has set with the death of former Finance......
13:17, 08/25/2019

Instant view: Fed holds interest rates steady, sets up for cuts The U.S. Federal Reserve held interest rates steady on Wednesday but signaled possible rate cuts of as much as half a percentage point over the remainder of this year, as it responded to increased economic uncertainty and a drop in expected inflation...
01:51, 06/20/2019

James Holzhauer wins 24th ‘Jeopardy!’ game, sets new record Trivia all-star James Holzhauer banked another $86,905 Tuesday for his 24th consecutive win on “Jeopardy!,” bringing his grand total to $1,867,142. With tonight’s honors, Holzhauer now has the highest per-game average in the history...
02:00, 05/22/2019

New West Ham signing Pablo Fornals sets sights on European finish New West Ham signing Pablo Fornals already has one eye on taking the Hammers to Europe after putting pen to paper on a five-year-deal in east London....
16:34, 06/14/2019

How the Amazon-Google-Uber effect sets inflation | Mohamed El-Erian Tech innovations have driven the drift down in prices – policymakers ignore such forces at their peril Debates about inflation in advanced economies have changed remarkably over the past decades. Setting aside (mis)measurement issues, concerns about ...
13:17, 05/24/2019

Mexico Sets Domestic Priorities Aside to Meet Terms of U.S. Trade Deal President Andrés Manuel López Obrador agreed to divert scant resources to controlling migration instead of fulfilling promises like combating violence....
00:00, 06/09/2019

Death of Teenager Who Sought Euthanasia Sets Off Media Flurry, and Corrections The Dutch case of Noa Pothoven, 17, who had written about being a rape victim and her experience with mental illness, ricocheted around the globe. But initial stories got it wrong....
18:34, 06/06/2019

Trump Sets Off Fireworks of a Different Sort With Fourth of July Speech Plan The mayor’s office confirmed that the president intends to speak from the Lincoln Memorial, prompting criticism that he is politicizing a nonpartisan celebration....
03:17, 06/06/2019

Commodity firms push to meet new Papua New Guinea PM as he sets out agenda Commodity companies are pushing to meet Papua New Guinea's new prime minister, who is set to deliver a nationwide address on Wednesday as he starts to overhaul the way the gas-rich country manages its vast natural resources....
09:51, 06/05/2019

CVS, Under Pressure After Aetna Deal, Sets Long-Term Profit Goals CVS Health, under pressure to reassure skeptical investors after its merger with Aetna, said it would return to profit growth next year and detailed a vision for a health-care behemoth that drives down medical costs....
21:17, 06/04/2019

Newgarden wins pole at Detroit Grand Prix, sets up sweep DETROIT (AP) — Josef Newgarden has won his first pole of the season, setting him up to sweep the Detroit Grand Prix races. The Team Penske driver turned the fastest lap at just under 1 minute, 15 seconds in qualifying Sunday, a day after he won on Be...
19:00, 06/02/2019

Terrifying stranger with TV on his head leaves old TV sets on front doors of US homes More than 50 homeowners have been terrorised by a mysterious figure appearing on their doorsteps wearing a television on his head who leaves vintage TVs at their front doors....
01:00, 09/03/2019

Greece sets out emergency plans to tackle surge of migrant arrivals Human rights groups voice concerns over measures announced amid fears of migrant crisis re-escalationThe Greek government has announced emergency measures to deal with what it calls “huge waves” of asylum seekers arriving from Turkey amid mounting fe...
03:34, 09/03/2019

Spirit Airlines passenger sets off plane smoke detector with e-cigarette A Spirit Airlines passenger was banned from the airline for life after setting off a plane's smoke detector with an e-cigarette, according to a police report....
03:00, 06/10/2019