Manchester United will go in search of their first Premier League win under manager Louis van Gaal when they travel to Sunderland on Sunday.
Reigning Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova advanced to the semi-finals of the WTA New Haven hardcourt tournament on Thursday with a 6-4, 6-1 triumph over Czech compatriot Barbora Zahlavova Strycova.
The US treasury department said the sanctions targeted the financial and leadership network of the Taliban, the fierce insurgency fighting the government of Afghanistan
Australia’s immigration minister defended his country’s tough policies on asylum seekers on Friday, saying measures, including the detention of children and denial of permanent visas were needed to st
Tens of thousands of supporters of Shia Zaidi rebels pressing the government to resign gathered on Friday in the north of Yemen’s capital as a presidential team held crisis talks in their stronghold.
Barcelona will be looking to put a disastrous end to last season behind them when they open their new Spanish League campaign at home to Elche on Sunday.
Iraq’s Mahdi Army fought US troops to the death in past years, but now some members of the rebranded Shia militia say they could do with a little help from their old foe.
A German police officer went on trial on Friday accused of murdering a willing victim he met on a website for cannibalism fetishists so he could make a grisly pornographic home video.
Kiev accused Moscow of invading as Russia unilaterally drove a mammoth aid convoy across war-torn east Ukraine on Friday and warned against any attacks on the trucks.
It is the charity stunt that has got everyone from billionaires to pop stars and even former US Presidents drenched by buckets of freezing water.