Simona Halep outlasts determined Mladenovic to retain Madrid title
The 23-year-old won her first career title at the Premier event in St.Petersburg defeating Yulia Putinsteva in the final. Given this result, plus the ability of Simone to play in Madrid , she is a favorite and the upcoming semi-final.
Rex Tillerson responds to John McCain's criticism
He declined to say whether Trump, who in the past has criticized human-rights abuses in Saudi Arabia, would raise that issue during a planned speech in Riyadh.
Japan cabinet approves bill to allow Emperor Akihito abdication
Japan on Friday approved a bill that will allow Emperor Akihito to hand over the Chrysanthemum throne to his heir, Naruhito. His heir apparent Crown Prince Naruhito-and any future successors-would not be able to abdicate under the same law.
Most popular baby names of 2016
Pop culture often influences the names that increase and decrease in popularity, and it happened again 2016. For girls, it was Kehlani, as in Kehlani Parrish, a singer and songwriter nominated for a Grammy in 2016.
McMaster declines to say whether Western Wall is in Israel
Share with Us - We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article, and smart, constructive criticism. US presidents of both parties have repeatedly waived a USA law requiring the embassy be moved to Jerusalem .
'Of course the Australians have better healthcare than we do - everybody does'
President , we'll quote you on the floor of the Senate". "Wait a minute. the president has just said it", Sanders said, laughing .
Timeless: Season Two Renewal; NBC Reverses Cancellation
We went back to the drawing board, with our partners at Sony, and we found a way to bring it back. The series rises from the recent dead to land a season 2 renewal at NBC .
5 ways to become a smaller target for ransomware hackers
Two big telecom companies, Telefónica (TEF) of Spain and Megafon of Russian Federation , were also hit. Security experts said his move bought precious time for organizations seeking to block the attacks.
Hyundai, Kia to Recall 240000 Vehicles for Faulty Parts
Kim Gwang-ho, a 55-year-old Hyundai employee of 25 years, told the BBC he couldn't let it go on any longer. The transport ministry will also investigate into whether there was any sign of cover-up in the companies.
Formula One statistics for the Spanish Grand Prix
In news from the back of the pack, Sauber have agreed a deal with Honda to run their engines from next season. "Very tricky conditions today", said Raikkonen.
How to watch Trump's Liberty University commencement speech
Trump told reporters he could make a "fast decision" on a new director before he leaves for his first foreign trip on Friday. He urged graduates to "embrace the label" of being an outsider and to not "swim downstream so easily with the current".
Bonucci: Juventus now certainties in Champions League final
These two teams met in the UEFA Champions League Final in both 2014 and 2016, with Real coming out on top both times . Ours is 18 and we have a lot of players who are 21, 22, 23, and I think that is the difference.
Watch Derek Jeter's emotional jersey retirement speech at Yankee Stadium
Diaz went on to give up two runs before being replaced Ken Giles. "I was fortunate to play with him and learn a lot". And I say this very humbly, there isn't a person or player I would trade places with that's playing now or ever.
Beijing pledges aid to nations along trade routes
Xi said the initiative focuses on the Asian, European and African nations, but is open to all other countries. The China Development Bank has earmarked US$890bil (RM3.8 trillion) for some 900 projects.
McConnell: 'A Little Less Drama' from White House, Please
Perhaps Lee wanted to appear in the headlines or just to mess with people , particularly the Democrats. Another congressional investigation is by a small subcommittee and its leader, Sen.