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Japanese police refer former champion Harumafuji to prosecutors

Top Sports News - 47 min 58 sec ago
TOKYO (Reuters) - Police on Monday referred former sumo grand champion Harumafuji to prosecutors on suspicion of bodily injury to a junior wrestler, Japanese media reported, the latest development in an incident that has tainted the image of the national sport.

Former Tigers Morris, Trammell elected to Hall of Fame

Top Sports News - 2 hours 44 min ago
(The Sports Xchange) - Former Detroit Tigers stars Jack Morris and Alan Trammell were elected into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday by the Modern Era Baseball committee.

Palace releases new portrait of Britain's Prince Philip

Top Entertainment News - 3 hours 55 min ago
LONDON (Reuters) - Buckingham Palace released on Monday a new portrait of Prince Philip, painted by Australian-born artist Ralph Heimans in the year that Queen Elizabeth's husband announced his retirement from active public life.

Ice hockey brothers first bans after NZ drug probe

Top Sports News - 4 hours 9 min ago
WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Two brothers who played ice hockey for New Zealand have become the first athletes to be banned after an investigation into the sale of performance-enhancing drugs to amateur sportspeople in the country.

California wildfire rages toward scenic coastal communities

Top U.S. News - 4 hours 37 min ago
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (Reuters) - A raging wildfire pushed toward a string of California coastal cities on Sunday, prompting new evacuations as crews fought to save homes in the face of gusty winds that have fueled blazes across the state for nearly a week.

National Hockey League roundup

Top Sports News - 4 hours 51 min ago
(The Sports Xchange) - The St. Louis Blues placed forward Jaden Schwartz on injured reserve with a right ankle injury and he will be re-evaluated in six weeks, the team announced Sunday.

Highlights of Sunday's National Football League games

Top Sports News - 5 hours 39 min ago
(The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Sunday's National Football League games:

Roy Moore campaign casts Alabama race as referendum on Trump

Political News - 6 hours 27 min ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The campaign of Roy Moore, the Republican candidate for U.S. senator in Alabama who has been accused of sexual misconduct, appealed on Sunday to President Donald Trump's supporters, saying a vote for Moore would be a vote for Trump's agenda.

Roy Moore campaign casts Alabama race as referendum on Trump

Top U.S. News - 6 hours 27 min ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The campaign of Roy Moore, the Republican candidate for U.S. senator in Alabama who has been accused of sexual misconduct, appealed on Sunday to President Donald Trump's supporters, saying a vote for Moore would be a vote for Trump's agenda.

Leaders Manchester City go 11 points clear on derby day

Top Sports News - 7 hours 14 min ago
LONDON (Reuters) - Manchester City beat Manchester United 2-1 at Old Trafford to go 11 points clear at the top of the Premier League on Sunday while Liverpool and Everton drew 1-1 in a snowswept Merseyside derby at Anfield.

Senator Collins says undecided on final tax bill vote

Political News - 7 hours 53 min ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican U.S. Senator Susan Collins, whose support was crucial in passing the Senate tax reform bill earlier this month, said on Sunday she has not yet decided whether she will back the final measure negotiated by House and Senate leaders.

New evacuations ordered as winds reinvigorate California wildfire

Top U.S. News - 8 hours 11 min ago
VENTURA, Calif. (Reuters) - California's largest wildfire pushed toward prosperous coastal cities on Sunday, prompting a new wave of evacuations as firefighters struggled to curb its destructive power with the gusty winds that have fueled fires for nearly a week.

Leaders Manchester City beat United on Premier League derby day

Top Sports News - 9 hours 1 min ago
LONDON (Reuters) - Manchester City beat Manchester United 2-1 at Old Trafford on Sunday to stretch their Premier League lead to 11 points while Liverpool and Everton drew 1-1 in a snowswept Merseyside derby at Anfield.

Singer Neil Young's model trains fetch nearly $300,000 at auction

Top Entertainment News - 10 hours 24 min ago
(Reuters) - Singer-songwriter Neil Young's extensive collection of model trains have fetched nearly $300,000 at auction, along with classic cars and musical equipment owned by the 72-year-old folk-rock icon.

New evacuations ordered as California wildfires rage on

Top U.S. News - 11 hours 29 min ago
VENTURA, Calif. (Reuters) - The largest California wildfire advanced on coastal towns near Santa Barbara on Sunday, stoked by the gusty winds and dry conditions that have fueled destructive blazes across the state's southern region.

Box Office: 'Coco' Wins as 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Waits in the Wings

Top Entertainment News - 11 hours 36 min ago
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - With anticipation building for "Star Wars: The Last Jedi," Disney-Pixar's animated comedy "Coco" handily won its third straight crown at a moderate North American box office with $18.3 million at 3,748 sites.

Golf: Sharma in command as weather pushes Joburg Open into Monday

Top Sports News - 12 hours 13 min ago
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - India’s Shubhankar Sharma remained on course for his maiden European Tour victory as lightning, rain and hail forced the Joburg Open into a Monday finish.

Haley: Women accusers should be heard, even if Trump is target

Political News - 12 hours 48 min ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley said on Sunday she believes any woman who has felt violated or mistreated by a man has every right to speak up, even if it is President Donald Trump they are accusing.

Photos of the week

Photo Feed - 13 hours 3 min ago
Our top photos from the past week.

Alpine skiing: Hirscher defies difficult conditions to win slalom

Top Sports News - 13 hours 47 min ago
VAL D'ISERE (Reuters) - Six-times overall World Cup winner Marcel Hirscher defied difficult conditions to win the slalom at Val d'Isere on Sunday.

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