Pospisil upsets Raonic, Shapovalov wins other all-Canadian matchup

Vasek Pospisil advanced to the third round of the European Open tennis tournament with a 7-6 (3), 7-5 upset of fellow Canadian Milos Raonic on Wednesday. Pospisil, form Vancouver, beat his hard-serving opponent at his own game, firing 11 aces to Raonic's nine and converting 84 per cent of available first serve points. Pospisil will […]

Doc charged with involuntary manslaughter in Flint crisis wins top health award

Enlarge / Flint Mayor Karen Weaver, pictured, called the award “just disrespectful.” (credit: Getty | Bill Pugliano) Health officials in Michigan this week honored Dr. Eden Wells with the state’s top award for an eminent career in public health—despite that Wells is currently facing several charges in connection with the Flint water crisis, including involuntary […]

TSMC reportedly wins exclusive Apple A13 chip deal through 2019

Taiwanese chip manufacturer TSMC won all of Apple’s 2018 chip orders for the A12 Bionic processors used in the latest iPhones and upcoming iPads; now Digitimes says that TSMC has won a 2019 exclusive on Apple’s A13 chips, as well. Today’s news won’t come as a huge surprise to industry watchers for a couple of […]

Venom WINS UK box office despite bad reviews – as Johnny English 3 beats A Star Is Born

According to ScreenDaily, the movie has opened with £8 million – of which £5.6 million was the Friday-Sunday weekend period, and the rest was previews on Wednesday and Thursday. The Tom Hardy-fronted movie, based on a popular Marvel Comics favourite, had received cold reviews from critics, winning only a 31% score on Rotten Tomatoes. But […]

Anti-US base candidate wins Okinawa governor elections

A staunch opponent of the planned relocation of a US military base within Okinawa Island, where the issue sparked major public protests, has beaten a government-backed competitor in the local governor elections. Read more Denny Tamaki, a former opposition lawmaker and a son of the US marine, has got a win against Atsushi Sakima, the […]

Lewis Hamilton wins 2018 Russian Grand Prix with help from team orders

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Motorsports,Racing Valtteri Bottas “was a real gentleman to let me by.” Continue reading Lewis Hamilton wins 2018 Russian Grand Prix with help from team orders Lewis Hamilton wins 2018 Russian Grand Prix with help from team orders originally appeared on Autoblog on Sun, 30 Sep 2018 10:50:00 EDT. […]

Hamilton wins Russian Grand Prix to extend F1 championship lead

Lewis Hamilton extended his lead at the top of the F1 drivers’ championship to 50 points with victory at the Russian Grand Prix in Sochi, finishing ahead of teammate Valterri Bottas and title rival Sebastian Vettel. Hamilton beat teammate Bottas – who had started on pole – as the pair’s Mercedes team ordered the Finn […]

Reid Carruthers wins dramatic Elite 10 semi against John Epping

The new-look Reid Carruthers team is finding success in a hurry. Carruthers, teaming up with longtime Winnipeg rival Mike McEwen, is off to the men's final of the Elite 10 after beating John Epping of Toronto on Saturday night in semifinal action. The game went to a shootout and McEwen delivered the winning shot. Carruthers […]

Tiger Woods WINS Tour Championship to end remarkable 2018 comeback at FedEx Cup

It’s been some journey for Woods over the past 12 months and he has marked his return to form by winning his first PGA Tour event since 2013. Woods was still recovering from spinal fusion surgery this time last year with even the most ardent fans pessimistic about seeing the golf legend return to his […]