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And Islamist extremism was again touted as the possible culprit for last week's attack after three identical letters were found at the scene. The prosecutor's office said in a statement that the suspect called Sergej W. He may have detonated the bombs from his hotel room, which was booked in advance to ensure the room's windows faced the street where the explosions went off.
  • Chris Sale showing flashes of Pedro Martinez in Boston start

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    Ramirez pulled up limping after rounding second base on Mitch Moreland's go-ahead, two-run single. The Sox faced a bases-loaded situation in the 7th after Wright's departure and a freakish wind-aided single, but Robbie Ross Jr . "It's one of those things that I don't ever get too high or too low on starts", he said. "He's fine. We anticipate this will be a short stay". Red Sox left-hander David Price , out since early spring training with a strained left elbow, threw a bullpen session ...
  • Brighton refuse to spend big despite promotion

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    Brighton & Hove Albion chairman Tony Bloom couldn't contain his delight after he saw them secure promotion to the Premier League on Monday afternoon. Although that was before the Premier League invented football, so it clearly doesn't count.
  • Gareth Bale returns to Real Madrid training ahead of El Clasico

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    Bale, the hero for Madrid in the 2014 Copa del Rey final against Barcelona, has scored nine goals and recorded three assists this season, his fewest at this point since joining the club in 2013-14. The analysis revealed that the combined TV and social media value of the last El Clásico in December 2016 generated around $42.5m for sponsors. They include hard-working winger Lucas Vazquez , Colombian ace James Rodriguez and fast-rising 21 year-old Marco Asensio , whose brilliant solo ...
  • Jose Mourinho Manager says Manchester United 'in trouble' with injuries

    Jose Mourinho Manager says Manchester United 'in trouble' with injuries

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    United were confident Ibrahimovic would stay but he had issued a series of non-committal answers when asked about his future in recent weeks and has been linked with a move to Major League Soccer in the US. He didn t play (against Anderlecht )", said Mourinho. United's leading scorer with 28 goals this season, Ibrahimovic underwent assessment with the club's medical staff on Friday and is braced for a long lay-off that, at 35, could even jeopardise his playing career.
  • Arsenal's top-4 hopes suffer major blow with 3-0 Palace loss

    Arsenal's top-4 hopes suffer major blow with 3-0 Palace loss

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    The London club were woeful throughout as 16th-placed Palace capitalised, with goals from Andros Townsend , Yohan Cabaye and a Luka Milivojevic penalty making the visitors pay. The England global claimed Sam Allardyce's men "wanted it more" and that "you could sense that from the kick-off", while also saying "that wasn't us tonight" after letting the fans down.
  • Courtois set to face Tottenham - Conte

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    David Luiz has admitted that he loves watching Tottenham's "amazing" team, describing the entire side as "monsters". Although Chelsea's dominant form has wavered, Craig Burley thinks their manageable remaining schedule keeps them in control.
  • Pittsburgh Pirates get two home runs in win over New York Yankees

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    Besides Sabathia not being sharp, the Yankees were done in by second baseman Starlin Castro , who cost his club two runs by dropping a two-out pop-up in the seventh-inning of a one-run game. New York Yankees' Aaron Judge, left, scores the second of two runs on an error committed by Pittsburgh Pirates second baseman Josh Harrison on a ball hit by New York Yankees' Greg Bird during the fifth inning of a baseball game in Pittsburgh , Friday, April 21, 2017.
  • Mignolet urges Liverpool to up their game

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    Liverpool's manager was particularly wary of the threat that West Brom might pose from set-pieces, an area in which his team have been vulnerable defensively this season. Divock Origi had the ball in the back of the net but the goal was ruled out for offside, which was the correct call. "I've just had a chat with him".
  • LeBron James to sit out regular season finale vs. Raptors

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    The understrength Cavs led for much of the game, with Channing Frye and Deron Williams stepping up impressively with 21 and 35 points respectively. "Win, and we still might go home". "That's all you can ask for". If any team can flip the switch, it might be this one. The Bulls' point guard, Rajon Rondo, is laboring with a sprained wrist, but backup Jerian Grant has been "terrific", in the opinion of coach Fred Hoiberg, as the replacement down the stretch of the season.
  • Dybala has a field day as Juventus slay Barcelona

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    Barcelona coach Luis Enrique slammed his under-performing players after a "nightmare" 3-0 loss to Juventus that has severely dented the Spanish giants' Champions League hopes. " Juventus have respect for Europe and above all are respected in Europe", Allegri told Mediaset Premium . It was a huge point in the match as it would have cancelled out Paulo Dybala's seventh-minute opener and given Barcelona a way back into the game.
  • Champions League draw: Who can Real Madrid play in the semi-finals?

    Champions League draw: Who can Real Madrid play in the semi-finals?

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    Expectations were that Messi and team mates will put up a similar performance that saw them over-turn a 4-0 first leg loss to Paris St-Germain by winning 6-1 in the reverse fixture. A black-eyed Messi sums Barcelona's night. " Juventus invoke fear now in others and we've proved ourselves, so our objective is to play the final in Cardiff".