It was a big night for USA hockey and the Red Wings, but teams looking to trade a goalie had some issues
Not only did Volquez's 12-run meltdown cement his place in history, but it also gave the Royals another all-too-familiar black mark in franchise history
The free-agent big man could land a huge offer this offseason
The Portuguese have yet to win a match at Euro, and if they don't do it here, they are headed home
A massive California wildfire that has already killed two people and destroyed 100 structures was burning out of control on Friday evening as officials said it was possible more victims could be found in the rubble. The so-called Erskine Fire, which broke out on Thursday afternoon in the foothills of Kern County about 42 miles (68 km) northeast of Bakersfield, had mushroomed on Friday to char more than 30,000 acres (12,140 hectares), making it one of the worst in an already intense California fire season. The blaze has also sent three firefighters to the hospital for smoke inhalation and forced hundreds of residents to flee their homes ahead of the flames.
ST. LOUIS (AP) â When U.S. women's national team coordinator Martha Karolyi met with Simone Biles to map out the three-time world gymnastics champion's schedule, one designed to keep Biles fresh heading into the Olympics, it was the equivalent of pulling up to an intersection in a Ferrari and letting it idle when the light turned green.
The Toronto Maple Leafs selected Arizona teenager Auston Matthews with the No. 1 pick in the National Hockey League draft as a record 12 Americans were chosen in the first round. Matthews was considered to be the consensus first overall pick heading into the entry draft, and he goes to a team that desperately needs a goal-scorer and a leader as the Leafs are suffering through one of the longest Stanley Cup droughts in the league. Especially going to the storied franchise like the Toronto Maple Leafs," he on Friday said of the Leafs, who are also one of the original six NHL franchises.
HIROSHIMA, Japan (AP) â With an unflinching look back at a painful history, President Barack Obama stood on the hallowed ground of Hiroshima on Friday and declared it a fitting place to summon people everywhere to embrace the vision of a world without nuclear weapons.
As Hillary Clinton seeks to rebound from a highly critical report from the State Departmentâs inspector general, Senate investigators and a conservative group are zeroing in on newly revealedÂ evidence about the activities of a now retired State Department computer specialist in orchestrating what they charge was a âcover-upâ of the former secretary of stateâs email practices. The role of John Bentel, whose identity as a key figure in the email probes was first reported by Yahoo News on Wednesday, is expected to be one focus of questioning today when Clintonâs former chief of staff, Cheryl Mills, is deposed in a lawsuit brought by Judicial Watch over the State Departmentâs handling of Freedom of Information Act requests relating to Clintonâs emails, according to a source close to the case.
LONDON (AP) â Nearly two dozen athletes tested positive in reanalysis of their doping samples from the 2012 London Olympics, adding to the more than 30 already caught in retesting from the 2008 Beijing Games.