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Lewis Hamilton lifts the Canadian GP 2017

After watching Ferrari sweep to a one-two finish two weeks ago in Monaco , Mercedes hit back with a dominating display as Hamilton cruised to his 56th career win, a leisurely 19.7 seconds in front of team mate Valtteri Bottas . "I had a bit of a lock-up but I knew there was an opportunity and I dived in". Max Verstappen surged from fifth to second, clipping Vettel's front wing on his way past before Felipe Massa was taken out by a spinning Carlos Sainz after the Toro Rosso driver ... Read More »

'Dear Evan Hansen' wins best score, book at Tonys Awards

Bette Midler won for best leading actress in a musical for her portrayal of Dolly Gallagher Levi in " Hello, Dolly! " giving an incredibly long acceptance speech in which she thanked everyone, including "all the Tony voters, many of whom I actually dated". Read More »

Ex-FBI Director James Comey visits hometown, dad

Comey's high-profile testimony also has turned part of the spotlight on Attorney General Jeff Sessions , who is expected to be questioned about Russian Federation next week when he appears before a Senate Appropriations subcommittee. Read More »

Kimball gets 1st IndyCar pole, record run at repaved Texas

At Texas Motor Speedway , where over the past 20 years IndyCar has had some of its fastest and most exciting finishes, drivers quickly worked in a second groove on the 1½-mile track that was repaved earlier this year. 18 Honda on Friday at Texas Motor Speedway, after Esteban Gutierrez was denied permission to race by IndyCar owing to his lack of prior experience on ovals. Read More »

Pro-Muslim rallies outnumber anti-Sharia protests

A similar scene played out in a park near a NY courthouse, where counter-protesters sounded air-horns and banged pots and pans in an effort to silence an anti-Sharia rally. "Because essentially that is Sharia", she told Bandlamudi. "This manifestation at the Capitol is actually a way to make our Muslim neighbors feel uncomfortable". Read More »

Bahamas shark bites off North Carolina woman's arm

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The mother-of-three from Charlotte said she was swimming in a shallow reef when she felt something bump into her from behind. 'I wasn't in pain, it just felt like I had bumped into something so I just casually turned to my right to look to see and that's when I was face to face with the shark, ' she told WSOC . Read More »

How to watch PC Gamer's E3 PC Gaming Show live

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The PC Gaming Show is powered by Intel and supported by partners Bohemia Interactive, Xbox, Cygames, Nexon, and Tripwire Interactive. PC Gamer has said that this year's show will include an increased focus on VR and e-sports content, which makes sense given the surge in popularity of those two fields over the last year. Read More »

Theresa May Expected to Resign Soon, Aides Ankling Fast

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British Prime Minister Theresa May will cling to power, despite her party's unexpectedly poor performance in the snap general election, as the Conservative Party drew on support from its Northern Irish ally, the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP ), which gained seats in the poll. Read More »

Davis Love, Ryan Palmer, Chris Wood added to US Open field

Dru has caddied for his Dad a number of times, but you can not imagine that his Dad, who captained US to Ryder Cup glory last October, has ever caddied in a professional event, let alone a major championship. The venue, Erin Hills, is hosting its first major and has been described as a brute by observers who say the course is too penal in places. Hatton, who has fired his way into the world's top 20 in the past 12 months has been paired with American golfer Brandt Snedeker and Swedish golfer ... Read More »

"Le Maroc privilégie une neutralité constructive" — Crise du Golfe

Le communiqué a ajouté que le roi du Maroc a, depuis l'éclatement de la crise , maintenu un contact étroit et permanent avec les différentes parties. "Le Royaume du Maroc , fortement lié aux pays du Golfe dans tous les domaines, mais suffisamment éloigné géographiquement , se sent intimement concerné par cette crise , sans y être directement impliqué", lit-on encore. Read More »

Bangladesh arrests 6 suspected Islamist militants

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Ahmed, 37, admitted to have funded the neo-JMB (Jamayetul Mujahideen Bangladesh), which carried out the deadly attack on the Holey Artisan Bakery and Kitchen in Dhaka's diplomatic zone past year, an RAB spokesman told reporters. A garment factory owner and his driver have been arrested by Rapid Action Battalion for their alleged involvement in supplying firearms and funding militancy. Read More »

UK Conservatives Not Adopting DUP Views on Abortion, Same-Sex Marriage

However, they lost 13 seats, Labour gained 30, and have been forced to seek the help of the Democratic Unionist Party to try form a minority government. "Yes, there is still a lot of work to do in the south-east and other areas but the Conservatives are falling apart and we smell blood". That power is now lost. Read More »

UK Prime Minister Theresa May's "disgusting, desperate attempt to stay in power"

An ally of Foreign Secretary Mr Johnson was reported in the Mail on Sunday as saying it was "go-go-go" for a leadership push in a bid to oust Mrs May. In a resignation statement on the Conservative Home website, Timothy conceded that the campaign had failed to communicate "Theresa's positive plan for the future" and missed signs of surging support for the main opposition Labor Party. Read More »

Ghost Ship fire: Two arrested over deadly Oakland blaze

File - In this December 13, 2016, file photo, flowers, pictures, signs and candles, are placed at the scene of a warehouse fire in Oakland , Calif. Six months after the ghastly fire at Oakland DIY venue/living space Ghost Ship , charges have been brought against those in charge of the building. Read More »

Puerto Rico casts symbolic vote for statehood

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Emotions ran high among parade attendees and participants, who signaled their political slant with their clothing and the colors displayed on their floats. Almost half a million votes were cast for statehood, more than 7,600 for free association/independence and almost 6,700 for independence. Pedro Peurluisi, the island's former congressional representative , is among those backing statehood. Read More »

La République en Marche! prête à envahir l'Assemblée nationale — Législatives

Dans une ville où il a réalisé un score de 39,09% à la présidentielle, il devra désormais affronter au second tour la candidate LREM, Corinne Versini. La droite, qui espérait priver le nouveau président Macron de majorité, terminerait avec 70 à 130 élus LR et UDI. Le PS, qui contrôlait la moitié de l'Assemblée sortante, s'effondrerait autour de 15 à 40 sièges, soit encore moins que les 57 de la débâcle de 1993. Read More »

Sinn Fein maintains abstentionist stance as DUP puts out feelers to Tories

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Despite only having 18 of the 650 seats in the House of Commons, the results from Northern Ireland are looking increasingly likely to significantly influence efforts to form a new government. "I think you will also see that she will want to work much more closely with the parliamentary party both in the conduct of business and the development of policy". Read More »

Senior Cabinet minister offer support to UK prime minister

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Theresa May has announced she will form a government with "friends in the DUP " - here's everything you need to know about the party. Gove, a backer of Britain's exit from the European Union , was appointed environment secretary. A deal between the government and the DUP could also unsettle the precarious balance between Northern Ireland's British loyalist and Irish nationalist parties. Read More »

Average gas price drops slightly to $2.40 a gallon

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The cost dropped 2.3 cents during the past week to an average of $2.01 a gallon, according to gas price service GasBuddy and motor club AAA . Midland Odessa- $2.21/g, down 2.7 cents per gallon from last week's $2.23/g. Austin- $2.14/g, down 3.1 cents per gallon from last week's $2.18/g. That's nine cents less than last week's average. By all measures, gasoline prices this year have been exactly what most motorists seem to love- stable and cheap, two words that rarely have been synonymous ... Read More »

Chance of smooth Brexit fades after British election chaos

The Conservative Party has depended on Irish politicians before: Prime Minister John Major relied on support from the Ulster Unionist Party to shore up his shaky government in the mid-1990s. Her weakened position in the party rules out big changes, and May's office has said that the most senior Cabinet members - including Treasury chief Philip Hammond, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and Home Secretary Amber Rudd - will keep their jobs, but she is expected to shuffle the lower ranks of ... Read More »

Iran Says It Has Killed Alleged Planner of Deadly Tehran Attack

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During a speech that was planned before the attack on June 7, Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei addressed the attacks and linked them to Iran's support for the governments of Iraq and Syria in their fights against IS. "Iranian people reject such USA claims of friendship", Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif tweeted. Beside six people who were arrested around the mausoleum on suspicion of collaborating with the killers on Wednesday, security forces apprehended 41 IS ... Read More »

Conservatives are only party who can form a United Kingdom government: May

Given the seven Sinn Fein MPs are unlikely to take their seats, such an alliance would enjoy a slightly larger working majority but short of that which Mrs May enjoyed before the election. It may also ask for measures to protect British soldiers accused of historical crimes related to the conflict, in which 3,600 people were killed. Downing Street initially said an outline agreement on a "confidence and supply" arrangement had been reached with the DUP which will be put to the Cabinet for ... Read More »

Trump speaks to press in wake of James Comey's senate testimony

However, the officials acknowledged to NBC News that the evidence does not amount to proof, and they have declined to provide details about it. Comey , speaking to senators in Thursday's closed session, also acknowledged that the Federal Bureau of Investigation did not have proof the meeting occurred, a source familiar with the matter said. Read More »

Boris Johnson stresses loyalty to UK PM May in leaked text: ITV

She said: "We had very good discussions yesterday with the Conservative Party in relation to how we could support them in forming a national government - one that would bring stability to the nation - and those discussions continue". Theresa May is fighting to stay on as British PM after Thursday's disastrous election result forced both of her closest advisers to quit and unease mounts in her party about her courtship of a small Northern Irish party whose votes she needs to govern . Read More »