U.S. launches 1st missile-intercept test

U.S. launches 1st missile-intercept test

The Pentagon has insisted that Tuesday's test was scheduled years in advance , and has nothing to do with current tensions between the United States and North Korea over Pyongyang's continued testing of ballistic missiles. The U.S. military released a video on Wednesday, of what it said was a successful test of its missile shield, under simulation of an attack by a long-range ballistic missile.

French Open roundup from Day 14

But the Romanian delivered a swift counter-punch, hitting back straight away on the Latvian's serve before holding easily for 2-1. Ostapenko , ranked only 47th and just two days past her 20th birthday, became one of the most unlikely Grand Slam champions in tennis history.

Not done yet: James, Irving lead Cavs to Game 4 win

It wasn't a goal of ours to start the postseason, but now that's it's attainable, we have our eyes set on it. But then you add, of course, some chatter out there and that adds some extra motivation. "This could turn if we come out there thinking we're the champions already". However, a technical assessed to him in the first half was actually called on Warriors Coach Steve Kerr , leading to the confusion.

Real Madrid fans want Cristiano Ronaldo to get Ballon d'Or honour

Cristiano Ronaldo Jnr, wearing Real Madrid's purple away kit, was seen luring two other children onto the Santiago Bernabeu pitch to challenge him as Real Madrid celebrated their Champions League win over Juventus back in Spain. "That is why he is already the best coach in the world". Gareth Bale has insisted that he has no intention of leaving Real Madrid this summer, amid speculation that Manchester United may attempt to sign the Wales forward for a fee of more than £100 million ...

Stan Wawrinka ready for French Open rematch with Andy Murray

Wawrinka has yet to drop a set this tournament and is coming off a match in which he lost just 23 service points. IT IS sometimes said that Andy Murray could probably start an argument in an empty room. The 32-year-old is the oldest man to make the last four at Roland Garros since Jimmy Connors in 1985. I have positive feelings and am playing well.