Day: March 13, 2017

As the northeastern United States braces for the biggest snowstorm of the winter, officials in Washington had other concerns — the fate of the city’s prized cherry blossoms, which draw hordes of tourists every year.”There is no risk for the trees them…

CBS announced on Monday it has given the green light to “Young Sheldon,” a prequel of its award-winning ratings smash comedy, “The Big Bang Theory.” Created by “Big Bang” executive producers Chuck Lorre and Steven Molaro, the half-hour single-camera co…

Eighth-seeded Austrian Dominic Thiem powered into the fourth round of the ATP Indian Wells Masters on Monday with a 6-1, 6-4 victory over Germany’s Mischa Zverev.World number nine Thiem, riding high after winning the title in Rio, is in the fourth roun…

A stunning late strike by Keita Balde helped Lazio to a 3-1 win over Torino on Monday that keeps the capital side in the hunt for Champions League qualification in Serie A.Lazio, who reclaim fourth spot from Inter Milan and sit four points behind Napol…

Veteran Denver Broncos linebacker DeMarcus Ware announced his retirement from the National Football League on Monday, saying he was quitting the sport despite opportunities to prolong his career.Ware, 34, issued a letter on Twitter confirming his decis…

N’Golo Kante blasted Chelsea to a fiery 1-0 win over 10-man Manchester United in the FA Cup quarter-finals on Monday as Antonio Conte and Jose Mourinho feuded on the touchline.Kante’s superb second-half strike that eliminated the holders came after the…

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin will attend his first Group of 20 meeting this week and will press members to fulfill their prior commitments on exchange rates, a senior Treasury official said Monday.The official, who briefed reporters on backgrou…