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Shireen Abu Akleh: Al Jazeera journalist shot dead in West Bank |  Israel-Palestine conflict News

Shireen Abu Akleh: Al Jazeera journalist shot dead in West Bank | Israel-Palestine conflict News

Israeli forces have shot dead Al Jazeera’s journalist Shireen Abu Akleh in the occupied West Bank, according to the Palestinian health ministry. She was hit by a live bullet on Wednesday while covering Israeli raids in the city of Jenin and was rushed to the hospital in critical condition, according to the ministry and Al …

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PGA Tour denies releases to players looking to compete in inaugural LIV event in London next month, according to memo

PGA Tour denies releases to players looking to compete in inaugural LIV event in London next month, according to memo

The PGA Tour has denied releases to the players looking to play in the first event of the Saudi Arabian-financed LIV Golf Invitational Series, according to a memo obtained by ESPN. The debut tournament, set to take place in London from June 9 to 11, coincides with the PGA Tour’s RBC Canadian Open that week. …

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Monty Williams named NBA Coach of the Year after leading Phoenix Suns to league's best record

Monty Williams named NBA Coach of the Year after leading Phoenix Suns to league’s best record

6:09 PM ET Tim BontempsESPN Phoenix Suns coach Monty Williams has won the Red Auerbach Trophy as NBA Coach of the Year, the league announced Monday. Williams won by a landslide, landing 81 first-place votes and finishing with 458 points overall in balloting by a panel of 100 sportswriters and broadcasters. Memphis Grizzlies coach Taylor …

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Russia-Ukraine war: Azovstal troops say 'surrender not an option' |  Russia-Ukraine war News

Russia-Ukraine war: Azovstal troops say ‘surrender not an option’ | Russia-Ukraine war News

The pledge comes as the most senior Russian government official yet to set foot in Mariupol welcomes the ‘restoration of peace’ in ‘liberated’ cities. Ukrainian fighters holed up in underground bunkers in a vast steel mill in the southeastern city of Mariupol have pledged to continue to fight until the end as Russian forces kept …

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Polls open in the Philippines as voters elect a new president |  Election News

Polls open in the Philippines as voters elect a new president | Election News

Naga City, Philippines – Millions of Filipinos have begun voting to choose a new president in an election pitting the son of the Philippines’ late dictator against a liberal human rights lawyer. Polls opened across the Southeast Asian nation at 6:00am on Monday (22:00GMT on Sunday), with a record-breaking 67 million people expected to cast …

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A cure for dementia may have come a step closer after scientists found a way of repairing 'misfolded' proteins linked to the condition.  (image file)

Dementia cure hope as scientists discover shock therapy that ‘repairs misfolded proteins’

Scientists discover shock therapy that ‘repairs misfolded proteins’ linked to dementia – offering hope to nearly a million Britons living with the condition Researchers discovered a ‘shock’ to cells can reverse the abnormal build-up of proteins called amyloid beta in the brain When these proteins are misfolded, they end up sticky on outside and clump …

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Joey Logano bumps William Byron late to win Goodyear 400 at Darlington Raceway

Joey Logano bumps William Byron late to win Goodyear 400 at Darlington Raceway

DARLINGTON, S.C. — After William Byron squeezed him against the wall on a final restart, Joey Logano knew what he’d do if got the chance to regain the lead. Logano bumped Byron from behind on the next-to-last lap to win the Goodyear 400 at Darlington Raceway on Sunday. Byron hit the wall in turn three …

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Memphis Grizzlies star Ja Morant likely out Game 4, coach Taylor Jenkins says

Memphis Grizzlies star Ja Morant likely out Game 4, coach Taylor Jenkins says

SAN FRANCISCO — Memphis Grizzlies star point guard Ja Morant is likely to miss Game 4 on Monday with a knee injury, head coach Taylor Jenkins said on Sunday. “He’s got further evaluation going on,” Jenkins said on Sunday. “But from what I have been told, there is probably a really good chance he doesn’t …

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Carolina Hurricanes coach Rod Brind'Amour contends goalie was interfered with on 2nd-period goal

Carolina Hurricanes coach Rod Brind’Amour contends goalie was interfered with on 2nd-period goal

Carolina Hurricanes coach Rod Brind’Amour said the Boston Bruins were handed a goal by the officials when his goalie interference challenge failed to overturn a second-period tally from forward Jake DeBrusk. “They’re too good a team to just give them goals. We have no chance if that happens,” said Brind’Amour after Sunday’s Game 4 at …

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Michigan man Sergio Enrique Diaz-Navarro sued after Jeep kills mechanic Jeffrey Hawkins during oil change

Michigan man Sergio Enrique Diaz-Navarro sued after Jeep kills mechanic Jeffrey Hawkins during oil change

A Michigan man who left his car at a dealership for an oil change and tire rotation is being sued after his vehicle was involved in the death of one of the dealership’s employees. Sergio Enrique Diaz-Navarro took his red 2019 Wrangler to a Chrysler Jeep Dodge dealership on March 13, 2020, and 19-year-old lube …

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