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Highland Reel Refuses to Yield at Royal Ascot

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But the horse won that race and has now added a second Group One in the space of three weeks. Pierre-Charles Boudot rode Le Brivido to the Jersey Stakes score, who is owned by Prince Faisal bin Khaled bin Abdulaziz. Lady Aurelia got a nine-pound break in the weights (121 to 130) as a 3-year-old filly facing older males. She is leased from her breeders by the 75-member Hot to Trot Syndicate, many of whom flooded into the winner's enclosure after the race. Read More »

Hayne admits his Origin comeback was 'touch and go'

QUEENSLAND assistant coach Anthony Seibold says the Maroons are prepared for a war in tonight's must-win clash against the Blues. All experienced trying nights at stages. "It's going to be slippery and greasy, not ideal conditions for an open game, if we do everything right that may come into favour for us", he said. Read More »

New Zealand reach match point against USA in America's Cup final

Earlier, Team New Zealand moved one step closer to America's Cup glory and within just three wins away from lifting the Auld Mug. The US win means the racing could continue beyond today. We felt like we had minimal risk the whole race. "They deserved to win the two races". Helmsman Burling's team dominated the start of both races and the New Zealanders were never challenged around the course. Read More »

Virginia Primaries: Gillespie wins close Republican race; Northam clinches Democratic

Northam, who grew up on the Eastern Shore and lives in Norfolk, won by outperforming Perriello in Hampton Roads, Richmond and Northern Virginia. Northam essentially had been campaigning for years, making key contacts with influential power brokers like prominent African-American politicians and religious leaders, and building up a large cash advantage that let him outspend Perriello on TV advertising in the closing weeks of the race. Read More »

Roger Federer wins Halle title for ninth time

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However, 21-year-old Khachanov rallied and force two set points which would have taken the match into a decider before Federer , an 18-time Grand Slam victor, closed out the tie-break. Federer , whose first success at Halle came in 2003, has won 92 career titles from 140 finals. "It's great to get off to a good start in the finals and then remind yourself that you've been playing good tennis all week", said Federer after improving to 4-0 in title matches this year, tied with Rafael ... Read More »

To Wahlberg, Michael Bay Is Key To His Future With Transformers

Looks like Transformers 6 will have a lot of explaining to do. With help from Bumblebee , Hound and the other Transformers , Yeager - "the chosen one" - must stop him. His performance was a textbook example of "going through the motions". If audiences get anything of value out of this, it's that you can look dapper while pushing 80. Read More »

GOP Senator Susan Collins has 'very serious concerns' about healthcare bill

Two moderate senators, Lisa Murkowski, of Alaska, and Susan Collins, of ME, are the most likely to oppose the bill, which means one more could kill it outright. Critics say the changes will break a model that has covered millions of Americans for more than 50 years, cutting people off from coverage and potentially putting lives at risk. Read More »

Pelosi on rumbles for new leadership: 'I'm worth the trouble, quite frankly'

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Moulton said he supports Ohio's Tim Ryan , who challenged Pelosi for the position of House Minority Leader in November and lost 134-63. Democrats hold 193 seats and need to gain 24 to be in the majority. Put on defense, House Democratic leaders from Pelosi on down tried to spin the outcome in Georgia as positive, arguing that coming in a close second in the solidly Republican district augured well for their chances of taking back the House next year. Read More »

Jury in Bill Cosby case is deadlocked, sent back for further deliberation

Jurors continued their work a day after telling the judge they were unable to reach agreement on a unanimous verdict . It was a dramatic turn of events in a trial entering its ninth day, including four days of deliberations. Bill Cosby acknowledged fans in a freakish fashion on Tuesday night by shouting out in the voice of his classic Fat Albert character while leaving a Pennsylvania courthouse. Read More »

Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Case Goes to Jury

His admissions in that deposition led Montgomery County prosecutors to file charges against him. The seven-men, five-woman panel began deliberations at around 5:30 pm local time (2130 GMT), each ordering dinner from a series of menus that included burgers and salads. Read More »

Flyers Select Nolan Patrick With No. 2 Pick

He mustered 20 goals and 26 assists last season, following his 17-year-old year when he was named the Western Hockey League's playoff MVP after a 102-point regular season. "I love hockey", he said. As New Jersey general manager Ray Shero handed him his new, bright-red Devils jersey, it just felt right as he pulled it over his head and proudly showed it off to the cheering throng on hand. Read More »

North Korea tests rocket engine, possibly for ICBM

This would impose a penalty on North Korea , without risking a war - and could conceivably hasten the day the Kim regime finally collapses. North Korea should accept the block of any further nuclear or biological-chemical weapons; a nuclear, biological and chemical cooperation treaty with China and Russian Federation; a peace treaty with South Korea and the official recognition of the current borders between North and South Korea. Read More »

Health Insurers Concerned by 'Dramatic' Medicaid Cuts in Bill

Former US President Barack Obama has slammed the Republican Party's new healthcare bill , which he said would transfer wealth from the poor to the rich. "There are lots of frustrated senators saying they didn't like the process of writing this bill, [but] none of them saying they would use their power to do anything about it", says Zwillich. Read More »

Beyoncé And Jay-z Welcome Twins

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Beyoncé's father, Mathew Knowles , tweeted, "They're here!" Although they've only been breathing air for a few days, Beyoncé's twins have already enjoyed a long stay in the spotlight. Beyoncé spoke about the joy of being pregnant in her HBO documentary, Life Is But A Dream in 2013. Beyonce and Jay-Z remain for very discrete time, causing misunderstanding of their fans, so they had much press during pregnancy. Read More »

Why Mark Wahlberg is leaving Transformers

It actually has been three years since the fourth installment of the Paramount/Hasbro/Michael Bay goldmine, and though Bay once swore he would quit after that one ( Age of Extinction ), he couldn't stay away from his toys . I've always said that I think that would be a great idea. My favorite scene would have to be the showdown between Megatron and Optimus. This movie series can only wish it had the depth and coherence of the " Star Wars " franchise, but the homage is nice, and Cogman and ... Read More »

Otto Warmbier's death 'is a mystery to us,' North Korea says

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A sign is seen at Wyoming High School in Wyoming, Ohio, on June 22, 2017, before the funeral for Otto Warmbier . She recalled the community "holding our breaths, praying for a quick release, rallying around the Warmbiers as much as possible" amid a dearth of information about the former student's fate. Read More »

Senate GOP releases health care bill to cut Medicaid, dismantle 'Obamacare'

Brian Sandoval in Las Vegas. The legislation would phase out federal funding for Medicaid expansion - now covering about 11 million people in 31 states - beginning in 2020, and shift more of those costs back to states. With no Democratic support, Senate Republicans can only afford two votes against the bill - and there are already more than that. The Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, which represents health insurers covering more than 100 million people in the USA, said it will ... Read More »

'The Last Knight' needs to be the last Transformers film

Going along with what the past " Transformers " movies had done, its fifth installment, " Transformers: The Last Knight ", will show how the Transformers who left Cybertron played a crucial role in the mythological battle between King Arthur and the round table knights and invading barbarians. Read More »

Republicans unveil revamped health Bill

Hours after McConnell unveiled the bill Thursday, four other GOP senators said they also opposed the measure and several others expressed qualms about it. "This bill that's now in front of the United States Senate is not the answer", Heller, a moderate who is up for re-election in 2018, said at a news conference in Las Vegas. Read More »

GOP senators oppose health care bill as written

Nonetheless, Heller's announcement underscores the scant margin of error Republican leaders must deal with. Kansas' other senator, Republican Pat Roberts, has said he supports the bill and the Medicaid changes will not harm vulnerable populations. Read More »

Marisa Tomei talks "Spider-Man: Homecoming", looks back at "My Cousin Vinny"

Fans of Spider-Man in the United States will be able to get a preview of the VR experience at some selected Cinemark theatres through America, where Dell will be powering the experience using their high-end VR-ready PC products. Holland made his debut in " Captain America: Civil War " and had a fun antagonistic rapport with Chris Evans' Captain America , but Evans has made it pretty clear that once his contract expires with " Avengers 4", he's eyeing the door. Read More »

Bill Cosby back in court for jury deliberations

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They spent four hours Monday evening and another 12½ hours Tuesday deliberating, and will return to court in Norristown on Wednesday morning to resume their work. Her response was that it had not happened, but she could say it happened and file charges, file a civil suit, get the money, go to school and open a business. Read More »

Knicks draft Frank Ntilikina with the eighth pick in the draft

They show Porzingis producing at around a nine-win level the next two seasons, just shy of what is typically All-Star level. While the pick highlights Phil Jackson's never-ending love for the triangle, a system clearly out of date, Ntilikina is versatile, he could adapt to a quicker play style with some time. Read More »

Jurors deadlocked on Bill Cosby

Cosby was a trustee at the time of the alleged assault . Each charge carries a possible 10-year sentence. The long-married Cosby, once known as America's Dad for his portrayal of kindly Dr. Also, what does Andrea Constand think? Canadian detective Dave Mason of Durham Regional Police took down the report on Constand's sexual offense claim in January 2005. Read More »

How The Senate Health Care Bill Could Disrupt The Insurance Market

That would suggest a breeze for Republicans' healthcare legislation to President Donald Trump's desk. There are choices and trade-offs made within [the Senate] bill that we should acknowledge. "I'm pleased that we were able to arrive at a draft that incorporates input from so many different members who represent so many different constituents, who are facing so many different challenges", Sen. Read More »

Will Cosby testify at sex assault trial? Lawyers remain mum

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The defense called just one witness to the stand, Richard Schaeffer, one of the policemen who took down Constand's original statement. He said it was up to the jury to determine what it means. "I was really nervous and wasn't able to recall every particular moment that I had seen Mr. Cosby in order of dates", she explained. Testifying for more than seven hours last week, Constand denied there was any romance between them and told jurors she had rebuffed his advances before the assault. Read More »

Theresa May: Brexit negotiations will begin next week

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The new French president suggested in his recent election campaign he would seek to revise the Le Touquet agreement that allows each country to host the other's border controls. remove harmful content from their networks". "It's not for me to say whether or not this decision should be questioned". After the terrorist attack that killed seven people in London on June 3, May accused US tech companies of not having done enough to weed out extremists in cyberspace. Read More »

Tropical Storm Cindy Makes Landfall

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ET), the storm was centered about 60 miles (98 km) north of Lake Charles, Louisiana, with maximum sustained winds of 35 miles per hour (65 km/h). Faulkner County officials, business owners and residents prepared to be inundated with heavy rains as remnants from Tropical Storm Cindy were expected to hit Arkansas on Thursday. Read More »

Should Nancy Pelosi Step Down?

When asked on NBC about possible leadership changes, Democrat Bill Pascrell of New Jersey replied, "We're always reviewing that, believe me". " Nancy Pelosi is not the only reason that Ossoff lost", Vela told Politico . Yet, the large majority of the millions that poured into the Ossoff campaign came from California and MA. Then and now, however, a substantial portion of the American public just didn't care that much about the Washington drama. Read More »