AP FACT CHECK: Trump sees himself outperforming history

On the offensive about his record and the defensive about the Russia investigation, President Donald Trump sought in a week’s worth of rhetoric to show that he is outdoing his predecessor, if not all of history. This made for inflated claims. His speech to the Conservative Political Action Conference on Friday marked his spirited return […]

Carlos Carvalhal’s gamble backfires as Swansea lose at Brighton

Carlos Carvalhal says his side took some risks to try and win but concedes Brighton deserved their victory Carlos Carvalhal admitted his gamble backfired as Swansea sank back into the relegation zone after a 4-1 defeat at Brighton. The Swans boss threw on attackers Andre Ayew, Luciano Narsingh and Tammy Abraham with his side trailing […]

Elina Svitolina wins Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships title

Top seed Elina Svitolina successfully defended her Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships title after defeating Russia’s Daria Kasatkina 6-4 6-0 in the final. The fourth-ranked Ukrainian joined Justine Henin and Venus Willliams as the third women’s player to win successive Dubai titles. “It’s amazing to win here again,” 23-year-old Svitolina said. “Even being the defending […]