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A fan ran onto the course at the U.S. Open and was quickly tackled, but not before a little performance.
(Bloomberg) -- Asian stocks look set to drop Monday after traders soured on the reflation trade in the wake of a hawkish pivot by the Federal Reserve. The dollar was steady against major peers in early trading.Equity futures pointed lower in Japan, Australia and Hong Kong. U.S. contracts fluctuated after the S&P 500 slid Friday, when commodities such as copper dropped and the dollar touched a two-month high on the prospect of less accommodative U.S. monetary policy.The flattening of the Treasury
Rebecca Allen scored a season-high 19 points, Sami Whitcomb added 17 and the New York Liberty held on for a 76-73 victory over the Los Angeles Sparks on Sunday in what was billed as “The '97 Game” by the WNBA. The league, which is celebrating its 25th season this year, held the matchup nearly 24 years to the day of the first game, which was also won by the Liberty on June 21, 1997, at the Great Western Forum. “Just to think about the history of this league and where it is only 25 years into its existence it’s amazing,” Sparks coach and GM Derek Fisher said.
(Bloomberg) -- Oil was steady at the open of trading in Asia after the latest talks to revive a nuclear deal with Iran ended without an agreement, a day after the OPEC producer elected a new president.Futures in New York traded near $72 a barrel following a fourth weekly gain. Diplomats adjourned a sixth round of meetings with significant gaps remaining to mend the accord, the third time since talks began in April that negotiators have missed self-imposed deadlines to rejuvenate the agreement.Th
Chile's soccer federation admitted Sunday that members of its Copa America squad had violated the tournament's coronavirus protocols after a "barber” visited the players' hotel in the Brazilian city of Cuiaba. In a statement, the federation said it “recognizes the violation of the health bubble of the squad participating at Copa America, with the unauthorized entry of a barber who, despite his negative PCR test, should not have made contact with the players." The soccer body did not give the number or names of the players involved, but said they will be fined.
Vegas Golden Knights general manager Kelly McCrimmon was placed in self-isolation after testing positive for COVID-19. The Golden Knights provided no other updates except to say Sunday that McCrimmon is following NHL and local health protocols. The test result was revealed hours before the Golden Knights play the Canadiens in Game 4 of their Stanley Cup playoff semifinals at Montreal.
Bad luck for Mackenzie Hughes, who saw a promising day end with a tee shot that got stuck in a tree.
A weekend-long manhunt for a suspect wanted in the deaths of three people in North Bend, Oregon, ended Sunday when the alleged suspect turned himself in to police in Wisconsin, investigators said. Oen Evan Nicholson, 30, surrendered to police in Milwaukee early Sunday morning, without incident, Coos Bay District Attorney R. Paul Frasier said at a news conference. Nicholson was on the run since Friday after he went on a string of alleged violent attacks against four people, investigators said.
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"Celebrating you today," Alyssa Scott wrote on her Instagram Story, sharing a maternity photo of herself and Nick Cannon for Father's Day
Labour accuses government of ‘failure upon failure’
Specialty box office is ready for liftoff. With Los Angeles and New York completely peeling back restrictions on theater capacity for the first weekend, we are starting to see rays of hope illuminate the limited release space. Meet The Blacks 2 blasted expectations last week by posting a $1M+ debut (per screen average of $2,533). […]
Ireland secured its place at the Tokyo Olympics with a 28-19 win against France in the men's rugby sevens qualifier final on Sunday. Ireland trailed France 12-7 at halftime but rallied with a pair of second-half tries from Jordan Conroy. France routed Samoa 31-0 in the semifinals at Monaco's Stade Louis II, and Ireland beat Hong Kong 28-5.
McIlroy began the day two shots off the lead and succeeded in halving his deficit by the midway stage of an action-packed final round.
A man has been arrested for arson in a December fire that killed the sister-in-law of a former Mississippi lawmaker. Former state Rep. Ashley Henley was found shot to death on June 13 outside the same burned-out mobile home where Kristina Michelle Jones was found dead on Dec. 26. Assistant District Attorney Steven Jubera tells local news outlets that Billy Brooks was arrested Friday and charged with arson.
Argentina is looking to Lionel Messi to help it secure a spot in the Copa America knockout stages with a win against Paraguay on Monday. Argentina tops Group A with Chile and will hope for an inspired Messi at the Mané Garrincha stadium in Brasilia as the 33-year-old soccer great seeks his first Copa America trophy with Argentina. Argentina and Chile have four points, one more than third-place Paraguay which has a game in hand.
Germany's liberal Free Democrats (FDP) will not join a coalition led by the ecologist Greens after an election in September, mass-selling Bild daily reported on Monday, citing party sources. The decision would make it more difficult for the Greens, who are expected to come second in the election behind Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives, to try to form a government after the vote. The Greens are running about 8 points behind the conservatives and polling at about 20%.
The climate change activists say they had ‘no other choice’ but to disrupt the event
Dallas Keuchel lost in his first appearance against Houston, and Abraham Toro had a career-high four hits to lead the Astros over the Chicago White Sox 8-2 Sunday for their seventh straight win. Keuchel, a two-time All-Star for the Astros who helped the franchise win its first World Series title in 2017, won the 2015 AL Cy Young Award with Houston.
Matthew McConaughey insists the newest MLS club is more than a fad. It sure felt that way at the brand new Q2 Stadium.