Georgian presidential election goes to 2nd round

Georgia’s presidential election will go to a second round between two former foreign ministers. No single candidate won outright in the first round, the Central Election Commission (CEC) said on Monday. After all the votes from Sunday’s first round were counted, French-born former diplomat and Foreign Minister Salome Zurabishvili secured 38.7 percent of the vote. […]

Denis Shapovalov bounced in first round in Shanghai

Nikoloz Basilashvili won his sixth straight match Tuesday, beating Canada's Denis Shapovalov 6-2, 6-2 in the first round of the Shanghai Masters. All three Canadians who were in the tournament are now eliminated. Also Tuesday, Vasek Pospisil fell to Australia's Alex de Minaur 6-4, 7-6 (4). On Monday, Milos Raonic, who was seeded 14th, lost to 81st-ranked Mackenzie […]

Brazil’s right-wing Bolsonaro narrowly misses first round win in presidential election

Brazilian right-wing candidate Jair Bolsonaro will head to the second round of the country’s election, facing leftist candidate Fernando Haddad on October 28, after narrowly failing to secure fifty percent of first round votes. Bolsonaro is leading the polls in the first round of the presidential election, with 47 percent of the vote and 92.5 percent […]

Why didn’t Apple announce new iPads or Macs at its Gather Round event?

Since iOS 12 and macOS Mojave both got their final release dates at Apple’s special Gather Round event today, you might be wondering why the long-rumored new iPad Pros and Macs didn’t get any stage time in Cupertino. There’s a single, undeniably correct one-word answer to that question: Marketing. Every year since Apple became a […]

Liveblog: All the news from Apple’s “Gather Round” event

Enlarge / The invitation Apple sent to members of the press. (credit: Apple) Liveblog starts in: View Liveblog On September 12, Apple will host a live product announcement event out of the Steve Jobs Theater at its Apple Park campus in Cupertino, California. The company is expected to announce multiple new iPhones and an updated Apple […]

Genie Bouchard ousted in 2nd round at U.S. Open

Eugenie Bouchard was blunt when assessing her inconsistent performance in her second-round loss at the U.S. Open on Thursday. After rolling through three qualifying matches and posting an easy win in the first round, the native of Westmount, Que., lost 6-4, 6-3 to Marketa Vondrousova of the Czech Republic in the second round of the […]

Brooke Henderson tied for 2nd after 1st round of Cambia Portland Classic

Marina Alex matched the course record with a 10-under 62 on Thursday to take a two-stroke lead over Brooke Henderson and Minjee Lee in the Cambia Portland Classic. Watch Henderson cap her round with a birdie: Canadian shoots 8-under 64, tied for 2nd place after 1st round. 1:04 With Stacy Lewis unable to defend her […]

Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho gets Ed Woodward BACKING to turn round club's fortunes

Mourinho has been told by executive vice chairman Ed Woodward that the club still believe he is the man to turn round their fortunes. And he has also been told he will be backed there if he wants to strengthen his squad in the January transfer window after voicing his frustrations at United’s failure to […]