Fresh Brexit talks begin with ‘clock ticking’

Britain and the European Union launch a new round of fraught Brexit negotiations Monday with Brussels pressing weakened British Prime Minister Theresa May to quickly set out her divorce strategy.Brexit minister David Davis travels to Brussels to meet M...

Newgarden roars to second Toronto IndyCar win in three years

American Josef Newgarden caught a lucky break as he drove to victory in the Toronto IndyCar race Sunday for his fifth career and second win of the 2017 season.Newgarden was on a pit stop on lap 23 when Tony Kanaan crashed into a safety barrier. A yello...

DeChambeau wins John Deere, books Open berth

Bryson DeChambeau drained a 14-foot birdie putt at the 72nd hole on Sunday as his storming back nine lifted him to a first US PGA Tour title at the John Deere Classic.The 23-year-old had six birdies coming in as he rallied for the victory over a falter...

South Korea’s Park Sung-Hyun wins US Women’s Open

South Korea's Park Sung-Hyun won her first major golf title Sunday, firing her second consecutive five-under par 67 to capture the US Women's Open as US President Donald Trump watched.Park, the event's seventh South Korean winner in 10 years, finished ...

Chinese duo strike gold in 10m synchro platform

China maintained their two-decade dominance in the women's 10 metre synchronised platform at world aquatics championships in Budapest on Sunday.Competing for the first time together Ren Qian and Si Yajie took gold for China which has now won this event...

Nationals add relief to worst major-league bullpen

Nagged by the worst relief pitching in Major League Baseball, the Washington Nationals added help Sunday by obtaining right-hander Ryan Madson and left-hander Sean Doolittle from the Oakland Athletics.The Nationals, 54-36 and leading the National Leagu...

Seized US journalist in DR Congo found safe

A US journalist kidnapped last week by a militia group in DR Congo was found safe early Sunday, officials said, as another source said five people had been killed in clashes.Lisa Dupuy and 11 wardens working for the Okapi Wildlife Reserve (RFO) -- a va...