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Top US swimmer King slams Fina doping controls in Sun row

Lilly King did not pull her punches when saying what she thinks of Fina’s doping controls procedures.

US’s fearless Rapinoe takes on France, and her own president

Rapinoe says the game against France will be a great match.

USA and Sweden reach Women’s World Cup quarter-finals

The temperature is rising at the Women’s World Cup in France, both on and off the field.

Alex Morgan: The battling face of Team USA

Morgan prefers to be on offence, on and off the field.

Muhammad Ali’s autographed gold glove fails to sell at Turin auction

The glove returns to the collection of its Italian owner, Ezio Scime who was in the front row of the fight in New York.

US star Morgan defends ‘excessive’ celebrations in Thai rout

Morgan says it would be disrespectful if the US did not give their best efforts against the Thais.

Officials count on Pebble Beach for ‘tough but true’ US Open...

Tournament official have taken steps to learn from past issues in the US Open to provide players with a course that is challenging but not unplayable.

Grand Canyon offers awe-inspiring beauty but sometimes deadly risk

Nearly seven million visitors are expected this year for the 100th anniversary of Grand Canyon's classification as a national park. 

Ruiz shocks Joshua for heavyweight world title

Joshua was down twice in the third round and twice more in the seventh.

Drug baron and ‘American Gangster’ inspiration Frank Lucas dead

Adrian Lassiter tells Rolling Stone magazine his uncle had died of natural causes.

US congresswoman Ocasio-Cortez back behind the bar in minimum wage push

Ocasio-Cortez says she still has the muscle memory from working 18-hour shifts as a waitress.

Ty Dolla $ign & J.Cole reflect on the power of love...

'Purple Emoji' serves as the lead single of Ty Dolla $ign's upcoming third studio album.

In ‘Power’ move, Amazon TV show protests abortion law by leaving...

A director thinks it's wrong to make their show and take money/tax credit from a state that is taking this stance on the abortion issue.

Kohl’s and Jason Wu team for holiday capsule

Inspired by Hollywood glamour, the womenswear capsule – dubbed ‘JW Jason Wu' – is set to span chic separates such as dresses, jumpsuits and jackets.

Ibrahimovic hit with ban after neck grab

Ibrahimovic received a yellow card in the game but a retrospective review has led to the two game ban.

US Olympic swimmer Adrian returns to pool after cancer fight

The 30-year-old announced in January that he had been diagnosed with cancer, saying it was caught early and his prognosis was good.

California confirms deadly fire was caused by power lines

Cal Fire says very dry vegetation, strong winds, high temperatures and low humidity fuelled the fire and caused 'extreme rates of spread'.

Alvarez outpoints Jacobs to unify middleweight world titles

Alvarez won on all three judges scorecards with two having it 115-113 and the other 116-112.

Murray calls on Gimelstob to stand down after assault case

Murray just does not see how Gimelstob can continue in a position of power after the verdict.

Xbox to hold E3 2019 conference

Though PlayStation and Electronic Arts are ducking out, Microsoft's Xbox division is to make its own stage presentation.

US health officials seek to stem measles outbreaks traced to Israel,...

Persons infected with the virus brought it to the USA from Israel and Ukraine and passed it on to members of their tight-knit communities, many of whom had not been vaccinated.

USA must match European resiliency to keep Ryder Cup

Europe fell behind but swept four foursomes matches to carry a 5-3 edge into Saturday's second day of the Ryder Cup showdown.

Being in an on-off relationship could be bad for your mental...

Previous research has estimated that more than 60% of adults have been involved in on-off relationships.

Despite three major titles, Koepka won’t be satisfied

Koepka has thrived in the team set-up of the Ryder Cup, producing an impressive three wins with one defeat in his debut at Hazeltine two years ago as the United States regained the trophy.