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Dustin Johnson through to Match Play semi-finals

(Reuters) - World number one Dustin Johnson stayed on track to become the first player to win all four World Golf Championships events when he advanced to the semi-finals at the WGC-Dell Match Play in Texas on Saturday.<p>Johnson lost three consecutive holes during his quarter-final against Alexander …

Golf

Stroud takes 1-shot lead in Puerto Rico

RIO GRANDE, Puerto Rico (AP) — Chris Stroud has gone 276 tournaments over the better part of a decade trying to win on the PGA Tour. A birdie on the final hole Saturday in the Puerto Rico Open gave him his first 54-hole lead, and he hopes his experience will keep him calm.<p>Looking over his shoulder …

Golf

Linares beats Crolla again to keep WBA lightweight belt

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Jorge Linares beat Anthony Crolla by unanimous decision for the second time in six months to keep the WBA lightweight title on Saturday.<p>Linares gave Crolla a rematch in the same Manchester Arena before Crolla's supporters, and the Venezuelan proved superior again to all …

Boxing

Rooney's England career not over, insists Southgate

The Manchester United striker might be out of the Three Lions picture at present but the manager has no desire to start planning a tribute match<p>England boss Gareth Southgate has made it clear that Wayne Rooney's international career is far from over.<p>The Manchester United forward was left out of the …

English Premier League

Frances Bean Cobain Went All DIY On Her Marc Jacobs Billboard

It's one thing to have your face grace a giant billboard on Melrose. It's another to deface your face on a giant billboard on Melrose — or, in …

Fashion

Selena Gomez Traveling To Colombia & Brazil To Support The Weeknd In Concert — Pic

Another concert, another continent. Selena Gomez has been consistently on the go in support of The Weeknd’s tour, and this time, she’s taking on …

Gonzaga vs. Xavier: Score and Twitter Reaction from March Madness 2017

The Gonzaga Bulldogs are headed to the first Final Four in the program's history after a dominant 83-59 win over Xavier in Elite Eight action in San Jose, California.<p>ESPN Stats & Info provided some context as to how big the win was for not only Gonzaga, but its status as the premier program in its …

College Basketball

So Far, ‘Mass Effect: Andromeda’ Is A Fine Addition To The Series

Bioware<p>Let me get this out of the way right now: I love the <i>Mass Effect</i> trilogy. I’ve replayed the trilogy three times, and own all three titles on my 360 (my paragon playthrough), PS3 (renegade), and PC (just to see the graphical difference). I’m also a <i>Mass Effect</i> apologist. I know as many people …

PlayStation

Javier Bardem Vows to ''Eliminate'' Johnny Depp in New Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales Trailer

<b>Javier Bardem</b> wants <b>Johnny Depp</b> to walk the plank!<p>A brand new trailer for <i>Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales</i> premiered Saturday, and the …

Movies

Oops! Ed Sheeran Forgets the Words to His Song During Red Nose Day Performance

Ed Sheeran is gearing up for his North American tour, and on Friday, the English singer performed his new track "What Do I Know?" during the Comic Relief charity event on Red Nose Day. The song is off his new album, <b>Divide</b>, and Ed must have been a little nervous because he stumbled over a couple of …

Music

Dave Chappelle’s Jokes About Trans People Haven’t Aged Well

The world has started to evolve on trans rights since the days of Chappelle’s Show. Now the comedian is back with two Netflix stand-up specials, and his jokes about trans people prove he hasn’t caught up with the times.<p>I have fond memories growing up in Buffalo, New York, listening to my dad, …

Comedy

Indiana hires Archie Miller as new coach

AP Radio AP Radio News:<p>Latest News<p>Fred Glass wanted to hire a proven winner for Indiana's next coach. The athletic director didn't have to wait long - or travel far to find what he was looking for.<p>On Saturday, less than 24 hours after UCLA coach Steve Alford pulled his name out of the sweepstakes, …

College Basketball

New York Knicks' Noah suspended for 20 games

(Reuters) - New York Knicks center Joakim Noah has been suspended for 20 games for violating the National Basketball Association's (NBA) anti-drug policy, the league confirmed on Saturday.<p>The Frenchman, who has not played since early February with a knee injury, will not feature again this season …

NBA

Kobe Bryant says he's always available for Lakers: 'I'm only a phone call away'

It doesn't, however, sound like he's looking for an official role<p>Despite the fact that Los Angeles Lakers president Magic Johnson said Kobe Bryant could have any role he wants with the team and then hired Bryant’s former agent Rob Pelinka as general manager, it does not appear that Bryant is going …

Kobe Bryant

Phaedra Parks Is ‘Reviewing Her Options’ After Judge Throws Out Divorce Order with Apollo Nida

Phaedra Parks told PEOPLE in November that her divorce from jailed husband Apollo Nida was finalized — but it seems she spoke too soon.<p>TMZ reported …

Marriage

James: Drivers need more clarity from NASCAR about retaliation

These drivers could break out as the Monster Energy NASCAR cup series moves on to the Auto Club Speedway at Fontana, Calif. USA TODAY Sports<p>FONTANA, Calif. — Austin Dillon exudes a greater understanding of where the line is drawn, at least where it intersects him. Having most of NASCAR’s upper …

NASCAR

Clippers clinch playoff berth with victory over Jazz, 108-95

Jamal Crawford scored 28 points off the bench, and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Utah Jazz, 108-95, on Saturday to clinch a playoff berth for the sixth straight year.<p>The Clippers trail the Jazz by a half-game in their race for the No. 4 playoff seed in the West.<p>Blake Griffin added 15 points and …

NBA

Arnold Schwarzenegger gave a powerful response to a comment that trivialized the Special Olympics

Arnold Schwarzenegger confronted a commenter on his Facebook page after sharing a video he took with the medalists at the 2017 Special Olympics. The commenter responded to Schwarzenegger’s video by writing that the “Special Olympics make no sense,” that the games exist to “determine who is the …

Special Olympics

'He's a street fighter': Trump fans rally after heavy blow on healthcare

In New York, supporters said the president was far from down and out despite taking a hit on Obamacare and facing an FBI investigation into alleged Russia ties<p>About 100 people held a pro-Donald Trump rally in midtown Manhattan on Saturday, in one of about 40 such events across the country at the …

Health Care

'Pizzagate' gunman pleads guilty as conspiracy theorist apologizes over case

Edgar Maddison Welch, who fired an AR-15 rifle at Comet Ping Pong restaurant, makes plea on same day as Alex Jones offers statement to restaurant’s owner<p>The gunman who fired an AR-15 rifle in a Washington DC pizza restaurant as he “self-investigated” a bogus conspiracy theory pleaded guilty on …

Conspiracies

Chinese court rules in favor of Apple in local design patent disputes

BEIJING (Reuters) - A Chinese court has ruled in favor of Apple in design patent disputes between the Cupertino, California company and a domestic phone-maker, overturning a ban on selling iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus phones in China, Xinhua news agency reported.<p>Last May, a Beijing patent regulator …

China

Uber Self-Driving Vehicle Involved in Arizona Crash - Bloomberg

A self-driving car operated by Uber Technologies Inc. was involved in a crash in Tempe, Arizona, the latest setback for a company reeling from …

Driverless Cars

The U.S. will be hit worse by job automation than other major economies

A new study from PwC estimates that 38 percent of U.S. jobs could be lost to automation in the next 15 years.<p>Nearly 40 percent of jobs in the U.S. may be vulnerable to replacement by robots in the next fifteen years, according to a new study by the research firm PwC.<p>Other major advanced economies …

Automation

Digital downloads killed 150 GameStop stores

It's game over for at least 150 GameStop stores. The retailer has announced that it's shutting down 2 to 3 percent of 7,500 shops across the globe after sales and earning plummeted last year. According to <i>The Wall Street Journal</i>, the company was affected by the shift to digital downloads. More and …

Nintendo

Amazon to Collect Sales Tax in Most States Starting April 1st

CNBC reports that after more than two decades of bad blood and legal wrangling between states and the online giant, Amazon will collect sales tax in …

Amazon

Nintendo Switch “vertical” mode found in Neo-Geo games—are more coming?

Would go a long way towards preserving arcade classics' aspect ratios.<p>The Nintendo Switch may not have a full-blown Virtual Console collection yet, …

Nintendo

Salesforce looks for a future beyond its walls with rising VC investments and acquisitions

When it comes to investments and acquisitions, Salesforce has made headlines lately for deals that didn’t happen. The company’s rebuffed $26 billion bid for LinkedIn last year and a run at Twitter that never got off the ground would have ranked by far as Salesforce’s largest deals.<p>But those …

Salesforce

Carrie Fisher And Debbie Reynolds Are Remembered In A Public Memorial

The iconic mother-daughter pair of Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher were honored and celebrated in a heartfelt public ceremony in Los Angeles on Saturday.<p>Family, friends and fans were in attendance for the event which paid tribute to the cinema icons that also touched lives with their work in …

Entertainment

Brad Pitt Wants To Mend Angelina Relationship Even If ‘She Hurt Him’ For Sake Of Kids

Brad Pitt wants nothing more than a sense of normalcy for his children, and that means patching things up with their mother. He may have been hurt by …

Parenting

Katy Perry, John Mayer Reconcile: Why She’s Reportedly Giving Him Another Chance

Katy Perry is strongly hinting that she wants to get back with ex-boyfriend John Mayer, it has bene reported.<p>The couple, who haven’t been …