Four players share the lead after the opening round of the FedEx St Jude Classic, where Rickie Fowler faces a battle to make the cut.
Phil Mickelson could still feature at next week’s US Open, despite saying he would miss the event at Erin Hills.
BATH, England — The British prime minister’s blue battle bus had just arrived for a campaign stop at a factory when the booing started. A motley crew of protesters, among them anti-fox-hunting activists and beret-wearing pro-Europeans, greeted Theresa May by playing “Liar, Liar,” the anti-May tune that has become one of the top 100 songs on the U.K.
DOHA Gulf Arab states piled pressure on Qatar on Thursday as U.S. President Donald Trump and Kuwait’s emir worked to end a row and resolve what Qataris say amounts to a blockade of their country, an investment powerhouse and supplier of gas to world markets.
LONDON British police investigating the deadly attacks on London Bridge on Saturday said they had arrested three more suspects, as footage of the moment officers shot the assailants dead appeared online.
BOSSASSO, Somalia Al Shabaab militants killed 20 soldiers in an attack on a military base in Af Urura, a town in Somalia’s semi-autonomous Puntland region on Thursday, an army officer said.
LONDON Britons began voting on Thursday in a snap election predicted to give Prime Minister Theresa May a larger parliamentary majority, which she hopes will strengthen her hand in looming divorce talks with the European Union.
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria An attack by Boko Haram jihadists on the northern Nigerian city of Maiduguri killed 14 people and wounded 24 others, police said on Thursday, the first official toll. Maiduguri is the epicenter of the eight-year fight against Boko Haram which has been trying to set up an Islamic State in the northeast, and has been largely free of violence for the past two years.
The alarming finding appeared in a report by ‘Protect Our Defenders’ (POD), an advocacy group rendering support to victims of sexual assault and military justice in the armed forces.