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Warriors eliminate Spurs with another rout in Game 4

Stephen Curry scored 36 points and the Golden State Warriors closed out the Western Conference Final against the injury-ravaged San Antonio Spurs with a 129-115 victory Monday night, becoming the first team in league history to start the playoffs 12-0. Golden State led by as many as 22 points...

Tuesday's TV highlights: 'Great News' on NBC

SERIES Great News The comedy’s first season ends with two new episodes. First, Carol’s (Andrea Martin) internship is on the line as she faces an exam, then Chuck (John Michael Higgins) falls for Greg’s (Adam Campbell) rich grandmother (guest star Christina Pickles). 8 and 8:30 p.m. NBC The Flash...

Angels do not get the clutch hits but still pick up a 3-2 victory over the Rays

The Angels and Tampa Bay Rays each entered Monday’s series opener with 23 wins and 23 losses. They are.500 ballclubs, flawed but often capable. Predictably, their matchup swung on the tiniest of margins: a wild pitch. The Angels were the beneficiaries of the mistake in a 3-2 victory at Tropicana...

Once again, Greece has Europe's finance ministers tied in knots

Greece will receive billions of euros to repay the institutions it has borrowed money from in time for a crucial July deadline, avoiding another situation that could plunge the country into crisis — as when it nearly defaulted on its loans in 2015. But the country will have to wait until next month...

MLB: James Loney requests and receives release from Braves

First baseman James Loney has requested and received his release from the Atlanta Braves' triple-A Gwinnett team. The 33-year-old Loney signed a minor league deal with the team on Thursday after the Braves learned first baseman Freddie Freeman will miss about 10 weeks with a fractured left wrist....

Trump's budget hinges on higher-than-forecast growth and breaks his promise not to touch Medicaid

President Trump in his first full budget says he will produce a surplus in a decade, though his fiscal pathway relies on projections of growth more optimistic than other government and private-sector economists expect and deep cuts in anti-poverty programs such as Medicaid. The budget to be released...

Angels send C.J. Cron to triple-A Salt Lake

On Sunday, the struggling C.J. Cron hit his first home run of 2017, a grand slam. On Monday, he was demoted to triple-A Salt Lake. Cron, 27, hit only.232 with a.586 on-base-plus-slugging percentage in 24 games. His playing was interrupted by a bruised foot and then a bruised hand. Since activated...

Hawaii faces more flooding with possible record high tides

SEATTLE (Reuters) - Hawaii will likely suffer more coastal flooding this week driven by record high tides, a symptom of global warming that could become routine within decades, scientists said Monday.

NFL says Darrelle Revis will not be disciplined after arrest for fight in Pittsburgh

The NFL says cornerback Darrelle Revis will not face discipline after he was arrested in a fight in Pittsburgh in February. Revis faced four felony counts, including aggravated assault and other charges alleging he was in a fight with two men, but those charges were dismissed in March by a Pittsburgh...

Volkswagen CEO says enforcing culture change poses challenges

HANOVER, Germany (Reuters) - Volkswagen's top executive said some managers are resisting the German carmaker's push for a new era of accountability after its emissions fraud, suggesting it could still take years to establish a new corporate culture.

For 70-year-old president who likes his own bed, this trip is exhausting

He stifles yawns. His eyes narrow. And ultimately, when he garbles part of his speech, an aide explains that President Trump is “just an exhausted guy.” It was only day two of an eight-day marathon that includes four countries, a city-state (the Vatican) and an occupied territory (the West Bank)....

Galaxy's Baggio Husidic to sit out several weeks because of a broken leg bone

The Galaxy extended their unbeaten streak to four games with a 2-1 road win over Minnesota United on Sunday but the victory is proving to be a costly one, with the team losing midfielder Baggio Husidic to a broken leg bone. Midfielder Joao Pedro and center back Jelle Van Damme also limped off because...

Heath Ledger's friends and colleagues talk about his 'gentle way'

Heath Ledger's friends and film colleagues talk about their encounters with the late actor and paint a picture of a complex man and challenging artist with creative fire and a generous spirit.

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