At least four dead as tornadoes tear across Canton, other towns east of Dallas

A tornado that swept through Van Zandt County claimed at least four lives Saturday, authorities have confirmed.

And in the light of day, search-and-rescue teams feared they may uncover more victims in the rubble left by the storm that spread a 15-mile wide swath of debris as it moved along the grou …
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Marc-Andre Fleury’s stingy goaltending sparks Pittsburgh Penguins’ Game 2 win

Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury makes a save in front of the Washington Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin. (Photo: Geoff Burke, USA TODAY Sports)

WASHINGTON — The Pittsburgh Penguins’ decision to prepare for the worst-case scenario has put them in the best possible position for a run at a second …
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Meet Hasan Minhaj: The Muslim comedian who roasted Trump in front of reporters

Here are the highlights from “Daily Show” comedian Hasan Minhaj’s speech at the 2017 White House correspondents’ dinner. (Nicki DeMarco/The Washington Post)

Hasan Minhaj asked the question himself when he hosted the White House Correspondents’ Association dinner Saturday night: “Who would have thou …
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Fan misses out on Kanye West’s Yeezy Boost shoes – despite queuing since WEDNESDAY

Queuing for up to four days in grotty April showers didn’t guarantee eager shoppers a pair of the new Kanye West Yeezy Boost trainers when they went on sale this morning.

Indeed college student William Thieu, who had joined the line outside 18Montrose on Wednesday, left empty handed when the last p …
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Hasan Minhaj’s harshest burns at the White House correspondents’ dinner

Here are the highlights from “Daily Show” comedian Hasan Minhaj’s speech at the 2017 White House correspondents’ dinner. (Nicki DeMarco/The Washington Post)

President Trump wasn’t there to roast in person at the White House correspondents’ dinner. But that didn’t stop the evening’s entertainer, Has …
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Anthony Joshua beats Wladimir Klitschko in a heavyweight bout for the ages

For 12 minutes, the worst fears of the boxing community were being realized. After years of heavyweight matches that failed to captivate, 90,000 people who had come to Wembley Stadium to see fireworks in the division’s most anticipated bout in 15 years were instead being treated to a jabbing contest …
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Anthony Joshua: Tyson Fury says yes to all-British heavyweight title fight

Media playback is not supported on this device I know I can knock anyone out – Joshua

Joshua v Klitschko re-run Listen to the fight again on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra from 06:00-10:00 BST on Sunday.

Tyson Fury has accepted the challenge issued by world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua follo …
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Redskins finally draft much-needed running back in Oklahoma’s Samaje Perine

The Redskins entered the draft knowing that they needed to add another running back to their inconsistent backfield. They might’ve waited until Day 3 to get that done, but when the Redskins made their move, they made sure they got their guy.

With the 114th overall pick (fourth round) in the 2017 NF …
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