Berhalter insists U.S. ‘happy with the result’

PHILADELPHIA — Gregg Berhalter said he was happy to see the United States advance to the semifinals of the Gold Cup, despite his side struggling Sunday in its 1-0 quarterfinal victory over tournament upstart Curacao. The U.S. scored the game’s only goal in the 25th minute, when Weston McKennie nodded home Christian Pulisic‘s cross, then […]

NBA free agents: Team-by-team lists for 2019 and 2020

Who are the free agents this year and next year? We have the lists. Trade tracker Key: Restricted = Restricted free agent; Player = Player option; Team = Team option; ETO = Early termination option ATLANTA HAWKS 2019 free agents Dewayne Dedmon Justin Anderson (Restricted) Vince Carter Alex Poythress (Restricted) Isaac Humphries (Restricted) 2020 free […]

Explosion Rocks Diplomatic District Of Kabul, Dozens Injured

Kabul:  Dozens of people were wounded with fatalities feared as a powerful explosion rocked Kabul early Monday, targeting an area of the Afghan capital housing military and government buildings, officials said. The rush-hour explosion sent a plume of smoke into the air above the Puli Mahmood Khan neighbourhood of the city, interior ministry spokesman Nasrat […]

Sources: GSW closing on Russell, Iguodala deals

Golden State and Brooklyn are trying to finalize a sign-and-trade deal, delivering All-Star guard D’Angelo Russell on a four-year, $117 million maximum contract to the Warriors, league sources told ESPN on Sunday. To create the salary-cap flexibility to turn Kevin Durant‘s free-agent deal with the Nets into the acquisition of Russell, the Warriors would trade […]

Trump in North Korea: KCNA hails ‘amazing’ visit

Media playback is unsupported on your device North Korean state media has hailed US President Donald Trump’s impromptu visit to the country as “an amazing event”. On Sunday, Mr Trump became the first sitting US president to set foot in North Korea, accompanied by leader Kim Jong-un. Mr Trump had earlier tweeted asking Mr Kim […]