Masters and U.S. Open champion Jordan Spieth's initial reign as world number one ended after two weeks when the 22-year-old American missed the cut at The Barclays on Friday.
The U.N. Security Council on Friday welcomed the signing of a peace agreement aimed at ending South Sudan's 20-month civil war while warning that it remained ready to impose an arms embargo on the country if the deal collapsed.
Marathon man Pierre-Hugues Herbert of France delivered another Houdini-like escape to reach his first ATP World Tour final with a 3-6 7-6(5) 6-2 victory over Steve Johnson at the Winston-Salem Open in North Carolina on Friday.
List of U.S. Open women's singles champions (since tennis turned professional in 1968).
As one of the most iconic images of rock, Algie, the inflatable pig which famously flew over London's Battersea power station for Pink Floyd's "Animals" album cover, was set to be a star lot at an upcoming auction.
Here are five players to watch for on the men's side of the Aug. 31-Sept. 13 U.S. Open in New York.
A short clip of the highly-anticipated next "Star Wars" film has been released on social media site Instagram.
Serena Williams is on the brink of a crowning achievement in tennis, but as far as several top analysts are concerned, the 33-year-old American has already established herself as the greatest women's player ever.
Jordan Spieth's first spell atop the world golf rankings proved short as the Masters and US Open champion missed the cut at the Barclays to hand the top spot back to Rory McIlroy.
The dollar picked up strength on Friday (Aug 28) after Stanley Fischer, the Federal Reserve vice chair, said a rate hike is still possible in September.