Chelsea agree deal to sign Real Madrid's Alvaro Morata

Chelsea agree deal to sign Real Madrid's Alvaro Morata

Now a two time former Real Madrid striker. The Spanish champions have been pushing for £75million for the 24-year-old and believe a deal can be concluded with Chelsea . Morata has struggled for first team action at Real Madrid last season, but is now ready to be relaunched on English football by Antonio Conte next season. Read More

Yankees closing in on acquiring Todd Frazier, David Robertson

Yankees closing in on acquiring Todd Frazier, David Robertson

That said, the Yankees are not in a position to win the World Series this year, and shipping away prospects for a six-month rental is a awful idea for the future of their organization. The reality is that Frazier would have meant more to the Red Sox than he will to the Yankees, who acquired the New Jersey native, along with relief pitchers David Robertson and Tommy Kahnle . Read More

Tour: Aru still 18 secs down on Froome

Overall leader Chris Froome managed to stick with the leading pack and therefore kept hold of the yellow jersey. Frenchman Romain Bardet was nearly caught out but was paced back to the lead group by team-mate Oliver Naesen, while Fabio Aru had to bridge a small gap by himself. Read More

Trump Administration Adds More Foreign Guest Worker Visas

Trump Administration Adds More Foreign Guest Worker Visas

As it stands, Costa said, employers can advertise jobs to Americans with unusually low wages and create a "fake labor shortage" that they're then allowed to fill with vulnerable, easily exploited foreign workers. Tillis, have concerns with DHS' timeline because it would negatively impact North Carolina seasonal small businesses and workers this summer. The statement from DHS says the department determined there weren't enough qualified and willing US workers available to fill the jobs. Read More

OJ Simpson seeking release from prison

OJ Simpson seeking release from prison

Simpson has served nine years of a 33-year sentence for armed robbery. The parole board says it expects to announce its Simpson decision on the same day as the hearing, which we are told "has never happened before". For those looking to see O.J. Simpson in the mix, unfortunately, the convicted criminal will only be making his appearance via video conference from the prison. Read More

BCCI's CoA congratulates Team India for entering semis

India's Mithali Raj is congratulated by coach Tushar Arothe after her dismissal. Sent in to bat, India were reduced to 21for 2 in the eighth over but a 132-run stand between Mithali (109) and Harmanpreet Kaur (60) for the third wicket brought them back into the match. Read More

Yankees acquire first baseman Garrett Cooper from Milwaukee

Yankees acquire first baseman Garrett Cooper from Milwaukee

Previous year in Triple-A he struck out 82 in 72 innings with a 3.59 ERA. Webb was assigned to Triple-A but made his major-league debut last month and has appeared in seven games for the Yankees, including facing the Brewers twice last week, working six innings and allowing three earned runs on three hits. Read More

Federer makes Wimbledon semifinals for 12th time

Federer makes Wimbledon semifinals for 12th time

Seven times Wimbledon victor, Roger Federer has yet to be truly stretched but Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov should give observers some clues as to just how sharp the Swiss's form is. Djokovic said: "We spoke with the referee, supervisors, trying to understand the thought process that they are having". It's an unlikely pairing. Read More

McGregor vows to knock out Mayweather in four rounds

McGregor vows to knock out Mayweather in four rounds

Yours truly ( Marcin Migdal ) will join Bradie at the conference. The launch of the promotional tour for the upcoming Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor boxing match featured a unique fashion statement. He said to Mayweather , "he can't even afford a suit anymore", referring to Mayweather's tax problems with the federal government. The Irishman perhaps realised that he had crossed a line as he quickly changed his comments to: "Dance for me, Sir!" 'Senior, senior, senior. Read More

Januzaj leaves Manchester United for Real Sociedad

Januzaj leaves Manchester United for Real Sociedad

He was left out of United's squad for their summer tour of the U.S. and Sociedad president Jokin Aperribay confirmed he wanted the youngster . After his underwhelming loan season with the relegated Sunderland , where he failed to register a single goal in the Premier League , the 22-year-old was told to find a new club by Jose Mourinho . Read More

Wimbledon: Federer Beats Raonic, To Face Berdych In Semis

Wimbledon: Federer Beats Raonic, To Face Berdych In Semis

But Raonic believes the seven-time Wimbledon mental refreshment is just as important - even though the physical side is much improved too. I don't feel ready to go. On the opposite side of the draw, defending champion Andy Murray and French Open victor Rafael Nadal have already taken their leave, while an arm injury accounted for Novak Djokovic against Tomas Berdych on No. Read More

Australian PM wants 'speedy' free trade deal with United Kingdom post-Brexit

Australian PM wants 'speedy' free trade deal with United Kingdom post-Brexit

Australia and the European Union agreed in November 2015 to work toward launching negotiations for a free trade agreement. While giving a speech in London, Malcolm Turnbull has criticised Tony Abbott and other conservatives , saying the Liberal Party should sit in the sensible centre. Read More

At 37, Venus Williams into 10th Wimbledon semi; Konta next

At 37, Venus Williams into 10th Wimbledon semi; Konta next

Second-seeded Simona Halep is back in the Wimbledon quarterfinals, advancing with a 7-6 (3), 6-2 victory over former No. 1 Victoria Azarenka . The British No 1 has won 11 ITF titles and four ITF doubles titles during her career won her first WTA title on the main Tour last July and collected her second in Sydney this January. Read More

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Launches GST Rates Finder App

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Launches GST Rates Finder App

Once downloaded, the app can work in offline mode too. The app Home page contains the options like Quick search where users can quickly get access to desired Goods and Services by just entering the text in a search box. "No distinction shall be made which is based on the flag of vessels, the place of origin, departure, entry and exit destination or ownership of goods", reads the bilateral treaty. Read More

US THAAD Missile Defense System to Be Tested

US THAAD Missile Defense System to Be Tested

The MDA said the test against a ballistic missile target would be conducted at the Pacific Spaceport Complex Alaska in Kodiak, Alaska. The exact date of the planned test is not being disclosed until it has taken place. The THAAD (Terminal High Altitude Area Defence) system is US Army anti-ballistic missile defence system. According to MDA spokesman Chris Johnson, the test is called Flight Test THAAD (FTT)-18. Read More

76ers' Markelle Fultz's ankle sprain downgraded

76ers' Markelle Fultz's ankle sprain downgraded

Fultz has had a history of knee issues and an ankle injury in his third exhibition game as a pro will not do much to erase recent trends or the worries of fans who know this feeling all too well. On Sunday morning, the rookie point guard out of Washington made sure to let all his fans know that he's okay. In addition to point guard Markelle Fultz and Ben Simmons , the 76ers also have Jahlil Okafor, Joel Embiid , and Dario Saric on the roster. Read More

UNESCO declares Hebron, West Bank, a world heritage site

UNESCO declares Hebron, West Bank, a world heritage site

The draft resolution passed in a secret ballot with 12 approving, 3 opposed and 6 abstentions. It's a crying shame that Israel made no mention of the alarming number of violations that have taken place in this city where Arab homes have been vandalised and properties damaged by settlers. Read More

McIlroy slumps out of Irish Open

McIlroy slumps out of Irish Open

Four strokes back is Love, who at 53 years and two months is seeking to supplant Sam Snead (52 years, 10 months) as the oldest player to win on the Tour. A victor on the PGA Tour in his rookie season, 22-year-old Spaniard Rahm has already risen to number 11 in the world and shot 67 in the third round at Portstewart Golf Club to move alongside Daniel Im at 17 under. Read More

Bucks fall in summer league opener

Bucks fall in summer league opener

Derek Willis, who signed a summer league deal with the Detroit Pistons , averaged 3.5 points, 2.0 rebounds and 1.5 assists per game. Former IU forward Will Sheehey , who is playing with Toronto in the Summer League, finished with four points, three rebounds and two assists in 18 minutes in a 96-93 win over New Orleans. Read More

Grid penalty hits Hamilton's bid to rein in Vettel

Grid penalty hits Hamilton's bid to rein in Vettel

I obviously want to try and get up there and get a one-two with Valtteri so I'll do the best job I can to get further up. "Congratulations to Valtteri, he did a fantastic job and Sebastian has been very quick". Hamilton, who went from ninth on the grid here to finish second in 2014 said: "I'm pretty sure that back then there was a bigger difference in speed deltas between us and other cars". Read More