Tiger Woods withdrew from the PGA Championship on Saturday, after carding one of his worst rounds ever at a major tournament: a nine-over 79. Woods, in his second start after a car crash 15 months ago nearly cost him his right leg, appeared dejected and in pain as he trudged off the 18th green at Southern Hill Country Club. Asked if he would be back for Sunday's fourth round, Woods was non-committal.
WASHINGTON — Substitute Jonathan Osorio scored in the 89th minute to lift Toronto FC into a 2-2 draw with D.C. United in Major League Soccer play Saturday, snapping TFC's five-game losing streak. Bill Hamid stopped substitute Jordan Perruzza's hard shot but could not hang on and a falling Osorio poked the rebound in. Osorio, who had missed the three previous games with a leg injury, came in off the bench in the 62nd minute. He was lucky to stay on the field after a poorly timed challenge on Stev
Epicenter was the horse closing strong at the end this time, making up ground on the leader in the final stage of a Triple Crown race. Epicenter became the first horse since Bodemeister in 2012 to be the runner-up in both the Kentucky Derby and Preakness. In the Derby, Epicenter ran a big race but was passed by 80-1 longshot Rich Strike at the end.
A trailer for Mission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning – Part One—the seventh film in Paramount’s Mission: Impossible franchise—has apparently leaked to social media. It’s not clear how long the leaked trailer has been online, though it appears all links promoting it on Twitter have already been shut down for copyright infringement. The franchise’s studio Paramount […]
The first long weekend of the summer season began in tragic fashion in Ontario on Saturday after a powerful storm killed at least two people in its swift but intense path across the southern part of the province. Tens of thousands of residents also found themselves without power, according to utility Hydro One, whose outage map showed roughly 1,936 outages leaving more than 343,000 people in the dark as of Saturday evening. Ontario Premier Doug Ford extended his condolences to the loved ones of
The tornado struck Gaylord, a town of about 4,200 people, roughly 230 miles northwest of Detroit in Michigan on Friday. In a region where tornadoes are rare, the National Weather Service said there had been winds of up to 140mph. Fire chief Chris Martin said homes had been "picked up and turned over on top of each other", leaving "just a very large debris field".
An evacuation order has been issued in Solano County as firefighters battle a grass fire burning near Vacaville. The Quail Fire is about 110 acres and is burning along Quail Canyon Road and Pleasants Valley Road, Cal Fire said on Saturday. Solano County OES issued the evacuation order, saying there is an immediate threat to life and property. The order is a legal order to get out now. The evacuation order is for all residences on Quail Canyon Road. It also includes Pleasants Valley Road from Quail Canyon north to Highway 128 and west to the county line.
It's been a long time since Bubba Watson contended for the PGA Championship. An up-and-down third round at blustery Southern Hills put Watson tantalizingly close to the lead until he faded late with some trouble finding fairways and greens over the back nine. “Yesterday I made them all and today I missed them on the back nine,” Watson said of a putting stroke that was off by inches Saturday.
Photo Illustration by Luis G. Rendon/The Daily Beast/GettyThe latest setback to U.S. anti-narcotics efforts in Mexico came earlier this month, when the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) was forced to remove its flagship plane from the country for the first time in some 30 years.According to a report by Reuters, Mexican officials revoked the plane’s parking space in a hangar at the Toluca airport about 25 miles outside of Mexico City. The plane, a Beechcraft twin-turboprop King Air, can carry