• Gregg Popovich may have given a Memphis server a $5,000 tip

    Yahoo SportsGregg Popovich may have given a Memphis server a $5000 tipYahoo SportsWhen things get a little out of hand in Memphis the night before a big game. (Getty Images). More. San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich is a fine-tippin', wine-sippin' mensch of a man. The NBA has known this for decades, and now the rest of the world ...Spurs try to rebound in Game 5 after Grizzlies storm back to even seriesSporting NewsGrizzlies coach Fizdale expecting another epic with Game 5USA TODAYGregg...

  • The Warriors needed only six minutes to end the Blazers' season

    Yahoo SportsThe Warriors needed only six minutes to end the Blazers' seasonYahoo SportsA fair number of things went wrong for the top-seeded Golden State Warriors in their first-round series against the Portland Trail Blazers. Kevin Durant missed Games 2 and 3 with a left thigh strain, head coach Steve Kerr did not sit on the bench for ...Golden State Warriors try to carry on in wake of Steve Kerr situationNBA.comDamian Lillard after Blazers' elimination: Trying to defeat the Warriors became an...

  • Sir David Attenborough: I'm struggling with memory loss

    It shouldn’t come as a surprise that an elderly person is having trouble with their memory, but we have to admit that this latest news about Sir David Attenborough’s health has broken our hearts a bit. The legendary wildlife presenter is fast approaching the grand age of 91 years old and he has admitted

  • UPDATE: Madonna angered by unauthorized biopic...

    Madonna voiced anger Tuesday over news that a Hollywood studio plans an unauthorized biopic of her early years in New York struggling to break into the music business. Entitled "Blond Ambition," the name of her landmark provocative 1990 tour, the screenplay is the work of newcomer Los Angeles

  • France's 'smug' Macron under pressure to step up game against Le Pen

    French presidential frontrunner Emmanuel Macron was accused Tuesday of resting on his laurels after winning the first round of the election, with even President Francois Hollande apparently admonishing him for not upping his game against the far right's Marine Le Pen. "We need to be extremely

  • Trump’s ‘big, beautiful wall’ collides with Congress

    President Trump backed off his demand that Congress pay for a wall spanning the entire U.S.-Mexico border in a crucial spending bill that must pass by Friday night to keep the government funded.

  • EU lawmakers vote to make YouTube fight online hate speech

    By Julia Fioretti BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Video-sharing platforms such as Google's YouTube and Vimeo will have to take measures to protect citizens from content containing hate speech and incitement to violence under measures voted by EU lawmakers on Tuesday. The proliferation of hate speech and fake

  • Pope to Egypt to mend ties with Islam but conservatives wary

    By Philip Pullella VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis hopes to mend ties with Muslims on his trip to Egypt on Friday but faces criticism from church conservatives for meeting Islamic religious leaders after a spate of deadly attacks against Christians. In a video message to the people of Egypt on

  • Sukma attack: How CRPF jawans walked into 'kill zone' set up by Naxals

    Yahoo NewsSukma attack: How CRPF jawans walked into 'kill zone' set up by NaxalsYahoo NewsMaoists used rocket launchers and sophisticated arms to target CRPF jawans in Sukma. CRPF lost its 25 men in the ambush which lasted just 20-25 minutes. More. It took the Naxals just 20-25 minutes to kill 25 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawans ...and more

  • Powell scores 25 as Raptors beat Bucks 118-93 in Game 5

    Yahoo SportsPowell scores 25 as Raptors beat Bucks 118-93 in Game 5Yahoo SportsToronto Raptors guard Norman Powell (24) reacts after dunking against the Milwaukee Bucks during the second half of game five of an NBA first-round playoff series basketball game in Toronto on Monday, April 24, 2017. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian ...NBA Playoffs: Behind Ibaka and Powell, Raptors flash glimpse of future in big winCBSSports.comNorman Powell storming through the postseason for RaptorsESPN (blog)GAME...

  • N. Korea marks military anniversary with firing drill

    Yahoo NewsN. Korea marks military anniversary with firing drillYahoo NewsNuclear-armed North Korea on Tuesday marked a military anniversary with a conventional firing drill, reports said, as the South announced joint naval exercises with a US aircraft carrier in the flashpoint region. Speculation had mounted that Pyongyang ...U.S., North Korea Flex Military Muscles as Tensions Remain HighBloombergall 1,210 news articles

  • Chile Hit by 6.9 Magnitude Earthquake; None Hurt

    Yahoo NewsChile Hit by 6.9 Magnitude Earthquake; None HurtYahoo NewsThe epicentre's shallow depth of 15.5 miles (25 km) below the sea allowed it to be felt hundreds of miles (km) away. Santiago office buildings swayed for about 30 seconds at the end of the workday. More. Santiago: A strong earthquake of magnitude 6.9 ...and more