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Angles' Trout out indefinitely with thumb injury

Top Sports News - 1 hour 14 min ago
(Reuters) - Los Angeles Angels center fielder Mike Trout has been sidelined indefinitely after suffering a torn ligament in his left thumb, General Manager Billy Eppler said on Monday.

In-form Wawrinka takes on outsider Kovalik

Top Sports News - 1 hour 16 min ago
PARIS (Reuters) - Third seed Stan Wawrinka, the 2015 French Open champion, will be hoping his good claycourt form will spill over into the French Open first round when he takes on rank outsider Jozef Kovalik of Slovakia on Tuesday.

Frank Deford, U.S. sports writer and commentator, dies at 78

Top Sports News - 2 hours 53 min ago
(Reuters) - Frank Deford, who as a journalist for Sports Illustrated was known as a master of long-form storytelling and as a regular commentator for National Public Radio brought sports to life for many listeners with only a passing interest in athletics, has died at age 78, his wife said on Monday.

In Texas legislature, tempers flare over immigration crackdown

Political News - 3 hours 36 min ago
(Reuters) - Tensions between Republicans and Democrats boiled over on the floor of the Texas Legislature on Monday as protesters filled the gallery on the last day of the session to denounce a new law cracking down on cities giving sanctuary to illegal immigrants.

In Texas legislature, tempers flare over immigration crackdown

Top U.S. News - 3 hours 36 min ago
(Reuters) - Tensions between Republicans and Democrats boiled over on the floor of the Texas Legislature on Monday as protesters filled the gallery on the last day of the session to denounce a new law cracking down on cities giving sanctuary to illegal immigrants.

Senator McCain says Putin bigger threat than ISIS

Political News - 4 hours 17 min ago
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - U.S. Senator John McCain said Russian President Vladimir Putin is a bigger threat to global security than ISIS, and warned that the Senate would push for sanctions against Moscow for its alleged interference in the U.S. election.

Warriors' Kerr will not coach Game One of NBA Finals

Top Sports News - 5 hours 11 min ago
(The Sports Xchange) - Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr could return to the team's bench during the NBA Finals, but it will not be for Game 1 against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Thursday night.

Wilander hits out at French Open after 'premature finish'

Top Sports News - 6 hours 3 min ago
PARIS (Reuters) - Three-times French Open champion Mats Wilander hit out at Roland Garros officials after the day's highlight match on Monday between Alexander Zverev and Fernando Verdasco was halted early in the evening, leaving fans wolf-whistling and disappointed.

Trump condemns fatal Oregon stabbings; says victims stood against hate

Top U.S. News - 8 hours 34 min ago
(Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Monday condemned the fatal stabbings of two Good Samaritans who tried to stop a man from harassing a pair of women who appeared to be Muslim, in a tweet issued days after an advocacy group urged Trump to condemn the attacks it said his anti-Muslim rhetoric had encouraged.

Vettel's Monaco win fires up Ferrari fans

Top Sports News - 9 hours 2 min ago
LONDON (Reuters) - Sebastian Vettel has won plenty of races in his career, some more emotional than others, but the German's one-two victory in Monaco was of special significance for Ferrari fans starved of success in recent years.

Sailing: Ainslie loses to France in setback to America's Cup hopes

Top Sports News - 9 hours 33 min ago
(Reuters) - Ben Ainslie's Land Rover BAR suffered a shock defeat at the hands of an increasingly confident Groupama Team France on Monday in the America's Cup qualifiers in Bermuda.

Mladenovic beats pain and Brady to advance

Top Sports News - 10 hours 5 min ago
PARIS (Reuters) - French hope Kristina Mladenovic fought through the pain with a 3-6 6-3 8-6 win over American Jennifer Brady in the French Open first round on Monday.

Racket slip-up lands British Airways in hot water with tennis star Peers

Top Sports News - 11 hours 6 min ago
PARIS (Reuters) - After a catastrophic computer failure that stranded 75,000 of its passengers at the weekend, British Airways must have been hoping to keep a low profile as its operations got back to normal on Monday.

Tiger Woods arrested in Florida on DUI charge: reports

Top Sports News - 11 hours 35 min ago
(Reuters) - Former world number one golfer Tiger Woods was arrested in South Florida on Monday morning on a charge of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, according to media reports.

Tiger Woods arrested in Florida on DUI charge: reports

Top U.S. News - 11 hours 35 min ago
(Reuters) - Former world number one golfer Tiger Woods was arrested in South Florida on Monday morning on a charge of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, according to media reports.

Red carpets and rap parties: rising movie star gets full Cannes experience

Entertainment News - 12 hours 2 min ago
CANNES, France (Reuters) - For Danielle Macdonald, a young actress hailed by Hollywood Reporter as the movie industry's "next big thing", every part of her Cannes experience - from the standing ovation for her movie to getting stuck in a lift - was part of the adventure.

Mathieu's French Open adventure ends with a whimper

Top Sports News - 12 hours 12 min ago
PARIS (Reuters) - After being denied a wildcard into his last French Open, Paul-Henri Mathieu pushed his body through three-rounds of qualifying but on Monday he could do no more and bowed out after a 6-2 6-2 6-2 first round loss to David Goffin.

Becker backs Federer's decision to skip French Open

Top Sports News - 12 hours 23 min ago
(Reuters) - Roger Federer's decision to skip this year's French Open has been applauded by Boris Becker, who believes the decision means the Swiss will be a strong favorite at Wimbledon.

CAS keeps temporary ban on Russian cross-country skiers

Top Sports News - 12 hours 48 min ago
ZURICH (Reuters) - The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on Monday said it would maintain a provisional suspension imposed on six Russian cross-country skiers until the end of October at the latest.

Sailing: French underdogs show flair after late America's Cup bid

Top Sports News - 13 hours 12 min ago
(Reuters) - Groupama Team France come to the 35th America's Cup as underdogs, the last of the five crews to challenge Oracle Team USA for the coveted sailing trophy.

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