NHL roundup: Shootout goal by Lightning’s Stamkos beats Bruins

Steven Stamkos scored the lone goal in the fourth round of a shootout to lead the Tampa Bay Lightning past the host Boston Bruins 4-3 on Thursday night.

Once ‘Savage’ Yankees in danger of going out with a whimper

Months had passed since the Yankees lost two straight games at home to the same team. Heck, the whole summer came and went without that occurring. The Yankees lost two in a row in The Bronx to Balt…

To bring Hong Kong back to normal, violence must stop, politician says ahead of weekend protests

Earlier this week, a package of housing initiatives was introduced and Chan says those measures are the first step to returning the city to "normalcy."

Turkey agrees to suspend Syria offensive while Kurds withdraw

Turkey agreed on Thursday to pause its offensive in Syria for five days to let Kurdish forces withdraw from a “safe zone” Ankara had sought to capture, in a deal hailed by Washington but which Turkish...

Court to hear Russian's claim that Apple 'turned him gay'

A Moscow court on Thursday holds a preliminary hearing in the case of a Russian man who is suing US tech giant Apple for allegedly turning him gay. He is seeking 1 million rubles (S$21,295) in damages from Apple for sending him a cryptocurrency known as GayCoin instead of the Bitcoin he had ordered. The bizarre civil suit has been filed in a coun

Gordon Sondland says Giuliani pushed Ukraine probes at Trump’s direction

Friday morning news briefing: 'My deal or no deal' - Boris Johnson's ultimatum

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Reports: Baker gets second interview for Phillies managing job

Dusty Baker had his second interview for the Philadelphia Phillies' managerial job, multiple media outlets reported Thursday.

Yankees’ Chad Green couldn’t get it done this time

As Masahiro Tanaka seemed to flirt with disaster throughout much of his ALCS Game 4 outing against the Astros, Chad Green warmed up multiple times in the bullpen, waiting to come to Tanaka’s — and …

Ex-NFL lineman Justin Bannan hit with attempted murder charge

BOULDER, Colo. — Former NFL and University of Colorado football player Justin Bannan has been charged with attempted murder and assault following a shooting in Boulder. The Daily Camera reports the…

Yankees’ Gleyber Torres isn’t immune to Yankees’ ALCS funk

Even Gleyber Torres isn’t immune to the Yankees’ offensive malaise. The second baseman, who had pummeled opposing pitchers throughout the postseason, finally struggled in the Yankees’ 8-3 loss Thur…

Soccer: Social media facilitates racist abuse, says Leicester's Morgan

Leicester City skipper Wes Morgan has said racist abuse in football has got worse since he started his career and the rise of social media makes it easier to target players.