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Wimbledon's supreme champion Federer vows to return and defend his crown

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The Swiss sensation also performed that feat when winning the 2007 Australian Open. Federer lifted his eighth Wimbledon title and the 19th Grand Slam of his career on Sunday at Wimbledon . The doctor and physio returned at the end of the set and spoke to Cilic for a prolonged period of time . The Swiss won the first set 6-3. Cilic once again showed great courage and character to take 3-2 lead. Read More »

Trump says he and Macron talked trade, military — The Latest

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President Donald Trump and French counterpart Emmanuel Macron didn't disappoint on Friday. Mr Trump, 71, and Melania , 47, have the same 24-year age gap as the French President and his wife. During two pomp-filled days in Paris and another two playing maitre d' to professional female golfers driving, chipping and putting their way around his Bedminster course in New Jersey, Trump was in his element. Read More »

North Korea says to take 'corresponding measures' if UN adopts sanctions

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While Tuesday's test can be seen as a response to North Korea's recent ICBM launch , THAAD systems are designed for short to intermediate range ballistic missiles. Therefore it should be facing economic constraints to pursue its cost intensive projects of nuclear weapons which is not evident. As to his claim that a first strike would be suicide, does anyone think Kim Jong-un really cares? China says it is abiding by all global sanctions on North Korea - they include materials that ... Read More »

White House's ill-timed knock on Russian Federation sanctions

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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is set to announce a plan Friday that will force Congressional Republicans to vote on an inquiry of President Donald Trump's administration. Two days later, the Senate approved the bill slapping sanctions on Russian Federation and Iran. "We could have fixed it in five minutes", Senator Bob Corker , the Republican chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, told reporters. Read More »

2nd man in custody in connection to killings of 4 Pa. men

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The next day, DiNardo and Kratz dug a deep hole using the backhoe and buried the whole tank. After picking up Finocchiaro at his Middletown home, the three drove to the Solebury property. Meo's girlfriend told investigators that she had been texting with him on Friday until just before 7 p.m. Meo fell to the ground and was screaming, he said. Read More »

New questions arise from Trump Tower meeting

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A Russian-American lobbyist who is a former Soviet counterintelligence officer reportedly attended a meeting with Donald Trump Jr . and a Russian lawyer in June of 2016 at Trump Tower , NBC News reported on Friday. Trump Jr.'s attorney, Alan Futerfas, told Fox News he could not confirm Samochornov was at the meeting, but said one of the two other attendees was a USA citizen. Read More »

Trump Hires New Lawyer Amid Russia Investigation

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The Russian government appears to have signaled its direct involvement and real intention in advance of the meeting, presumably to avoid the possibility that its offer might be misconstrued, perhaps naively, as an innocent gesture of support and nothing more. Read More »

2 charged in killing of Loyola student, 3 other men

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Cosmo DiNardi , 20, has confessed to killing four missing Pennsylvania men, his lawyer said Thursday. DiNardo did not explicitly say whether he killed the men himself, his attorney Paul Lang said in relaying his client's confession. Read More »

Chelsea to announce third summer signing, five-year contract offered — Done Deal

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The 22-year-old Frenchman recently posted a photo of himself standing near a jet plane, and captioned it, "Let's Go". Tactically speaking, the failure to get Bakayoko would also be crushing. For a big man the Belgian is surprisingly fleet of foot and he is quick, with powerful acceleration, as well as being strong in the air, good at holding the ball up, possessing excellent movement and awareness and being a clinical finisher. Read More »

Harrington shares lead in Scotland, McIlroy misses cut

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The Englishman had missed nine cuts in a row up until the French Open but now says he's found the missing piece of the jigsaw. "I've been playing some steady golf for the past five or six years but probably haven't chipped or putted as well as I could have, and so haven't possibly put four rounds together", he added. Read More »

Centre briefs all-party MPs on standoff with China

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Former defence minister Mulayam Singh Yadav , who represented the Samajwadi Party at the meeting, said the government needs to be careful about dealing with China . Emboldened by the strategic support and new weapons it has received from the US, India's BJP government has pursued an increasingly hardline policy against Pakistan . Read More »

Cheap Tricks to Watch 'Game of Thrones' Season 7 Premiere for Free

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What do you most want to happen? They were used as a plot point to show us people can be brought back to life in this fantasy world. Especially for Queen Cersei! "I read it and couldn't really believe what I was reading, since we've set the bar for slow-paced TV over the years, with characters not meeting when you think they're going to meet". Read More »

Was 'You're in such good shape' comment in bad taste?

The two pledged to work together on counter-terrorism and environmental efforts. "It's like a five second rule for your soul", the host mused. She and Melania shortly walked off. In the "Access Hollywood" tape, he talked about sexually assaulting women. He's a presidential predator who's so inappropriate that he doesn't know what the hell not to say out of his mouth. Read More »

Michelle Wie withdraws from Women's US Open

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Carlota Ciganda also was 4 under with a hole left. She would have to eagle the par-5 18th to get a share of the lead. It will be a busy day for all 156 players vying for the U.S. If unsuccessful this week, Ko will have gone more than a year since her last LPGA Tour win, at the Marathon Classic. "I heard people kind of screaming, so that's what I was trying to find out", like why they were screaming", Feng said. Read More »

Committee Chair Requests Donald Trump Jr. Testify On Capitol Hill

Mr Trump Jr did not disclose Mr Akhmetshin's presence in statements and emails he released earlier this week about the meeting . Russian Lawyer Veselnitskaya is Pictured with Obama Ambassador to Russia - 8 Days After Trump Jr . President Trump says the woman is a private lawyer who has "roamed the hallways" of the US Congress. "Obviously it would be appropriate for anybody to get into anything that went on at that meeting, and he was at that meeting", committee chairman Sen. Read More »

Russian-American lobbyist says he was in Donald Trump Jr meeting

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The report did not name the lobbyist, but did say he holds dual citizenship with the United States and Russia. The White House's response to Trump Jr.'s emails was apparently complicated by Trump Jr.'s own misleading statements. "But we of course support the President ". Most recently, he has been working with Veselnitskaya against the Magnitsky Act. My guess is that it's a bit more valuable than a lousy drawing. Read More »

China says upholds United Nations sanctions as North Korea trade rises

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The Obama administration distributed federal funds to the USA government-backed Voice of America and Radio Free Asia from October 2016 to produce programs for a North Korean audience about consumer riches and rosy lifestyles in the West. It also seeks to blacklist the top 10 Chinese importers of North Korean items. Artillery dating back to the Second World war, which the North has plenty of, can easily reach Seoul and create untold carnage, with very little that could be done to prevent it. Read More »

China's Nobel Laureate Liu Xiaobo Dies in Custody

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On July 13, Liu Xiaobo , China's most outspoken dissident, died of liver cancer after receiving medical parole from a jail sentence awarded in 2008. RSF accuses firstly Hu Jintao, who was president when Liu Xiaobo was arrested and tried, and his successor, the current president, Xi Jinping , a predator of press freedom. Read More »

Venus goes past Konta - to face Muguruza in Wimbledon Finals

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It's not a given but I'll give it my all. At 37-years-old, a victory would make Venus the oldest Wimbledon champion since 1908. It was truly magnificent, the support that I had. Early in the first game of the second set, it was clear Konta didn't stand a chance. "She played so well, no point was easy", added Venus . Then she promptly broke Magdalena's serve and won her own with a forceful forehand that elicited an error from her opponent. Read More »

Several reportedly shot in Jerusalem's holiest site

The sacred site is revered by both Muslims and Jews , known respectively as the Noble Sanctuary and the Temple Mount . Sitawe, who hailed from the Druze town of Maghar, joined the Israel Police in 2012 and has since served in a unit guarding the Temple Mount. Read More »

Tour de France - stage 12: Bardet victor, Aru yellow

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I can only say congratulations to Romain Bardet for winning the stage and also to Fabio Aru for taking the yellow jersey. It is the second time in his career that Froome has lost the yellow jersey mid-race, having lost it after stage four in 2015. Read More »

Emmys 2017 Nomination Snubs - Who Was Left Off List

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Drama series: "Better Call Saul"; "The Crown"; "The Handmaid's Tale"; "House Of Cards"; "Stranger Things"; "This Is Us"; " Westworld ". And Alec Baldwin won dual nominations , for hosting ABC's The Match Game revival and as best supporting comedy actor for playing Donald Trump on SNL . Read More »

US Democrats Introduce New Sanctions Bill Against Iran

Justice Department Special Counsel Robert Mueller is investigating Russian interference with the USA election, as are at least four congressional committees . Democrats were predictably furious. The Senate approved a technical fix after House Republicans said it ran afoul of a requirement that all bills dealing with revenue originate in the House. Read More »

GOP ready to try pushing new health bill through Senate

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Under the bill, states with premiums that are at least 75 percent of the national average would qualify to keep one percent of the legislation's long-term insurance stability fund. This includes $45 billion for fighting drug addiction. The previous version only offered $2 billion. "AARP also remains alarmed at the Senate bill's drastic Medicaid cuts". Read More »

A British court is considering 'new evidence' in the Baby Charlie case

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Because of the laws under the Britsh National Health Service, Charlie's parents are not allowed to take their son to other doctors unless the hospital doctors give permission. called nucleoside bypass therapy . But, unlike his parents, it does not believe that Charlie can be helped. He is now on a ventilator at Great Ormond Street Hospital , where doctors say he can not breathe, see, hear or cry. Read More »

White House: Dems Are The Real Colluders

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The former diplomat suggested not everything depends on Trump and Putin, but a lot does as it also depends on numerous other people doing their work. Trump says what his son did was normal. "Yes, it's what cable news is obsessed with". President Trump has joined French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris to celebrate Bastille Day. Read More »

Venus smashes path to final

Konta was playing in the Wimbledon semifinals for the first time . "Sometimes I really was great, and she played even better". Before Thursday's Centre Court clash, Rybarikova had won 17 out of 18 matches on grass this year, albeit at lower-level tournaments (in Surbiton, Ilkley and Nottingham), after returning from a long-term injury layoff. Read More »

Uber admits defeat again, this time in Russian Federation

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Didi invested $1 billion into Uber (last valued at almost $70 billion) and Uber received a 17.7% stake in Didi in that deal, which valued the combined China operations at $35 billion. According to the release from Uber and Yandex , "For the foreseeable future, the Uber and Yandex brands and rider apps will continue to operate, while the driver apps will be integrated after the transaction closes". Read More »

Trump: Putin could have been better off if Clinton won US election

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He said the president had not been aware of Trump Jr. 's June 2016 meeting and didn't find out about his son's email exchange until "very recently". The hits just keep on coming. The elder Trump also bashed the mainstream media. But nothing happened from the meeting, zero happened from the meeting. Read More »

New GOP Health Plan Seeks Conservative Support

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Proponents of the Cruz amendment claim it expands consumer choice. But at least nine Senate Republicans - including conservatives and moderates - have publicly opposed the original version of the bill, according to CBS News . "If you vote "no" on this bill , it essentially is a vote for Obamacare because that's what we're going to be left with", Texas Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) told reporters on Thursday, there is no additional money. Read More »