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Injured Egypt Superstar Salah to Miss Cup of Nations Qualifiers

African superstar Mohamed Salah will not play for Egypt against Kenya on Thursday in 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying because of a lingering ankle injury.

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Zverev Denies Illegal Phone Use at ATP Finals

Alexander Zverev denied he was using his phone illegally during his ATP Finals round-robin defeat to Stefanos Tsitsipas at London's O2 Arena.

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Spanish TV Will Not Bid for Super Cup Rights Due to Saudi Rights Record

Spain's public broadcaster RTVE said Thursday it will not bid for the rights to the Spanish Super Cup being held in Saudi Arabia because "human rights are not respected" in the country.

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Thierry Henry to Coach Montreal Impact

Ex-Arsenal star Thierry Henry has been appointed coach at MLS franchise Montreal Impact on a two-year contract, the Canadian club announced Thursday.

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Bloomberg Presidential Bid May Put Unwelcome Focus on His Media Group

Michael Bloomberg's likely run for the presidency would create a hornet's nest of practical and ethical problems for his company, which as one of the world's biggest news organizations would be thrust into coverage of its owner.

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Wall Street Subdued as Economic, Trade Doubts Persist

Global economic worries on Thursday caused Wall Street to retreat from record highs following sour economic data from major economies and signs of persistent deadlock in U.S.-China trade talks.

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Ukraine Lawmakers Approve Record Defense Spending for 2020

Ukrainian lawmakers on Thursday approved an increase in defense spending that will mark a new record, as President Volodymr Zelensky vows to end the country's long conflict with Russian-backed separatists.

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China Says Tariffs' Removal a 'Condition' for U.S. Trade Deal

China on Thursday said eliminating tariffs was a "condition" for reaching a trade agreement with the United States, a demand U.S. President Donald Trump said earlier this month that he had rejected.

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Eye on New Threats, U.S. Sends Personnel Abroad to Camp

Suffocating white smoke engulfed the corridor as the sound of gunfire rang out, with the blinded U.S. officials inside crawling to safety by latching onto one another's clothes and groping the wall.

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U.S. Gives Assurances on IS Fight but Asks Allies for More

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo promised allies Thursday that the United States would keep up the fight against the Islamic State but demanded action from them in turn, including the repatriation of thousands of jihadists from Syria.

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