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The favorite wins again, as Always Dreaming takes the Kentucky Derby

The favorite wins again, as Always Dreaming takes the Kentucky Derby

The New York-based duo has teamed up often over the years and is the sport's leading money winners. A fixture around Churchill Downs who's been writing about, talking about and betting on the Kentucky Derby for years, Demling comes into the 143rd edition of the event on a mind-blowing streak: He nailed eight straight Oaks-Derby doubles entering 2017.



Salvador Sobral of Portugal wins 2017 Eurovision song contest in Kiev

By the time it came to the public vote however, Portugal had a firm lead with Bulgaria and Sweden coming in second and third place. The winning song was titled Amar Pelos Dois . For the contest, Kiev's main Kreshchatyk Street was transformed into a Eurovision fan zone with a large stage, beanbags and European Union flags. Anja Nissen will join fellow Australian contestant Isaiah Firebrace in the Eurovision grand final.



Comey committed 'atrocities,' Sarah Huckabee Sanders says

In defending the decision, officials leaned heavily on a memo from Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general, criticizing Comey's handling of the Clinton investigation. Deputy White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders has filled in during Spicer's absence. "I did speak directly to the president and heard directly from him that he, again, had been considering letting Director Comey go pretty much since the day he took office, but that there was no request by him to have a review at the ...



April OPEC Oil Output Fell, But Saudi Arabia's Production Rose

Equatorial Guinea, which is Africa's third largest oil producer, said it had support from Saudi Arabia to join OPEC. OPEC's production last month fell by 18,000 barrels per day, according to secondary sources cited in the report, to 31.73 million barrels per day.


U.S., China ink trade deal

U.S., China ink trade deal

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross announced Thursday night that the USA was greenlighting Chinese chicken imports and getting US beef producers access to China's almost 1.4 billion consumers. "This should have been done years ago when it would have made a difference". " China just agreed that the US will be allowed to sell beef , and other major products, into China once again".