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August 22, 2015 11:31 PM France train gunman identified as known militant

PARIS/ARRAS: A gunman overpowered by passengers on a train in France was known to European authorities as a suspected militant, provided the identity he has given interrogators is correct, France’s interior minister said. Two people were wounded in the struggle to subdue the Kalashnikov-toting attacker aboard the high-speed train from Amsterdam to Paris 56

August 22, 2015 11:33 AM Train gunman traveled to Syria, Spanish officials say

A young Moroccan subdued by 3 Americans as he was apparently preparing to open fire inside a high-speed train en route to Paris had recently lived in Spain and had traveled to Syria, Spanish officials said Saturday. An official linked to Spain's anti-terrorism unit said the suspect lived in Spain until 2014, then moved to France, traveled to Syria, and then returned 46

August 21, 2015 11:55 PM Gunman on train subdued by two Americans, French official says

A gunman opened fire with an automatic weapon on a high-speed train traveling from Amsterdam to Paris on Friday, wounding three people before being subdued by two American passengers, officials said. French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve, speaking in Arras in northern France, where the suspect was detained, said one of the Americans was hospitalized 48 1

August 21, 2015 7:47 PM Kvyat reprimanded for not paying attention

SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium Russian Daniil Kvyat collected his second reprimand of the Formula One season, and Red Bull were fined 10,000 euros ($11,351.00), after an unsafe release from the pit garage in Belgian Grand Prix practice on Friday. A third reprimand in a season would trigger an automatic 10 place grid penalty for the driver. Race stewards 24

August 20, 2015 3:33 AM Dueling Town Hall Meetings Add Distance to Jeb Bush-Donald Trump Gulf

MERRIMACK, N.H. — At a serious and sober town hall meeting here Wednesday night, Jeb Bush dropped statistics like New Year’s Eve confetti. “A third at best, a third of our kids are college and/or career ready,” Mr. Bush said when asked if the Islamic State or “K-through-12” education posed the bigger threat to the United States. “We spend more per student 68

August 13, 2015 8:51 PM Top-ranked Novak Djokovic beats American Jack Sock 6-2, 6-1 in Montreal

Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, tosses the ball to serve to Jack Sock, of the United States, during the Rogers Cup men's tennis tournament in Montreal, Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015. (Paul Chiasson/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT MONTREAL (AP) — Top-ranked Novak Djokovic beat American Jack Sock 6-2, 6-1 on Thursday in the third round of the Rogers Cup. "I never 28

August 11, 2015 12:49 PM Dutch prosecutors: fragments from MH17 site may be from Russian-made missile

AMSTERDAM Some of the debris recovered from the crash site of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine may be fragments of a Russian-made missile system, Dutch prosecutors leading an international investigation said on Tuesday. MH17 crashed over territory held by pro-Russian rebels in July 2014, killing all 298 aboard, who were mostly Dutch citizens 40

August 7, 2015 10:32 AM Champions League qualifying: Man Utd land Club Brugge, Celtic get Malmo

Manchester United have been drawn against Club Brugge in the Champions League playoffs. Louis van Gaal's men take on the Belgian side, who beat Panathinaikos 3-0 to advance to Friday's draw earlier this week, with the first game to be played at Old Trafford. Brugge, who finished second in the Belgian Pro League last season behind Gent after the six-team 48

August 7, 2015 9:24 AM Kevin De Bruyne unlikely to see out Wolfsburg contract

Wolfsburg sporting executive Klaus Allofs has admitted that it is unlikely star midfielder Kevin De Bruyne will see out his contract at the club until 2019. Kevin De Bruyne, 24, said earlier this week that he is unsure whether he'll still be a Wolfsburg player by the end of the transfer window, with Manchester City reportedly ready to make a bid for the winger 25

August 6, 2015 5:30 PM James McCarthy signs new five-year deal to stay at Everton

Everton midfielder James McCarthy has ended speculation about his future by signing a five-year contract at Goodison Park. The 24-year-old, who arrived from Wigan for £13 million in September 2013, had been linked with Tottenham and Manchester City. Manager Roberto Martinez has insisted repeatedly, though, that the Republic of Ireland international was not for sale. McCarthy 31