Bertens, Stephens bow out of Pan Pacific Open

Russia's Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova stunned second seed Kiki Bertens 6-1 7-5 to reach the Pan Pacific Open quarter-finals in Osaka on Thursday, while American Sloane Stephens suffered another early...

Rugby World Cup 2019: Guardian writers’ predictions

New Zealand still formidable, Fiji to prove tricky opponents with Semi Radradra turning on the power: our pundits set out their forecasts for the tournament

Dibaba pulls out of 2019 athletics world championships

Genzebe Dibaba, the world record holder in the women's 1500 metres, on Thursday withdrew from the 2019 athletics world championships in Doha due to a heel injury. 

The retired general who took down Bibi: Who is Benny Gantz?

Benny Gantz, the ex-IDF commander who is set to end Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's 13-year tenure, is mostly an unknown entity outside of Israel. Who is he and what can we expect from a Gantz government?

OECD cuts growth outlook to post-crisis low

The trade war between the United States and China has plunged global growth to its lowest levels in a decade, the OECD said on Thursday as it slashed its forecasts.

Russian Pacific Fleet Forms Six Crews For New Military Vessels

Earlier in the month, Russia’s Defence Ministry stated that it had decided to reinforce the Russian Pacific Fleet with a new Borei-class attack submarine, the Knyaz Oleg (Prince Oleg), which can carry up to 16 RSM-56 Bulava intercontinental ballistic missiles.

Trump says he carries cash to give tips after photo shows him with $20 bill in back pocket

ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE -- President Trump on Wednesday said he likes to carry cash in case he needs to leave a tip after he was shown in a photo with a $20 bill was hanging out of his back pocket.

Masked hero hands out $100 bills to strangers

Need a boost? If you’re lucky enough to meet “Dr. MooMoo,” a masked man who hands out a weekly $100 bill on the streets of Kansas City, Missouri, you might find yourself smiling. …

Why Starbucks is now on Hong Kong protesters’ business boycott list

The coffee chain's local franchise owner has close China ties.

Airbus to boost cooperation with China, Tianjin to be firm’s manufacturing center in Asia

Airbus to boost cooperation with China, Tianjin to be firm’s manufacturing center in Asia

Humidity to home heroics: five things to look out for at the Rugby World Cup | Ben Ryan

The All Blacks could lose their opener and win the tournament, Fiji have a shock in them, while cancellations could play a part

Athletics: Ethiopia’s Dibaba out of world championships with foot...

Ethiopia’s 1,500 metres world record holder and 2015 world champion Genzebe Dibaba has withdrawn from the world championships starting in Doha next week due to a foot injury, her management company sa...

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