Rain aids Hamilton at British GP

Jul 6, 2015

Rain aids Hamilton at British GP

Rain soaked Silverstone and then water filled Lewis Hamilton’s eyes. The world champion won on home soil for the third time on Sunday as the inclement weather provided the conditions for a thrilling British Grand Prix — a riposte to some of the complaints ...

U.S. dominates Japan in Women's World Cup final

Jul 6, 2015

U.S. dominates Japan in Women's World Cup final

Nadeshiko Japan’s hopes of retaining the Women’s World Cup title were shattered during a 5-2 hammering by the United States in the final in Vancouver on Sunday. Four goals in the first 16 minutes, including a hat-trick from U.S. captain Carli Lloyd — the ...

Surviving N.Y. escapee now faces 23 hours a day in a cell

Jul 6, 2015

Surviving N.Y. escapee now faces 23 hours a day in a cell

The surviving escapee from a prison break and three-week manhunt will spend 23 hours a day in a maximum-security cell, much more confined than he and a fellow murder convict were in the prison from which they managed a getaway, officials said Sunday. David ...

Turkey military commanders huddle over Syria intervention: report

Jul 6, 2015

Turkey military commanders huddle over Syria intervention: report

The Turkish army has called a meeting of troop commanders stationed along its fortified border with Syria to discuss possible intervention in Syria, the Hurriyet newspaper reported on Sunday. Turkey has boosted its military defenses on the volatile border over the past week, stationing ...

Female suicide bomber kills five in northeast Nigeria church

Jul 6, 2015

Female suicide bomber kills five in northeast Nigeria church

A female suicide bomber blew up in the midst of a crowded evangelical Christian church service in northeast Nigeria on Sunday and killed at least five people, witnesses said. It is the latest bombing in a string of attacks blamed on the Islamic extremist ...