• Hall's late TD lifts No. 15 Iowa State over No. 20 Texas
    Associated Press

    Hall's late TD lifts No. 15 Iowa State over No. 20 Texas

    Breece Hall scored on a 3-yard run with 1:25 remaining, and No. 15 Iowa State held off last-minute drive by Sam Ehlinger and No. 20 Texas to remain in first place in the Big 12 with a 23-20 victory Friday. After Iowa State sacked Ehlinger on third down, Texas’ Cameron Dicker barely missed left with a 58-yard field goal attempt as time expired. The Cyclones (7-2, 7-1) have almost locked up a spot in the Big 12 championship game for the first time.

  • Associated Press

    Macron: Video images of police beating Black man 'shame us'

    French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday said video images showing police officers beating up a Black man “shame us,” and condemned violence both by and against the police. Macron asked the government to quickly come up with proposals “to reaffirm the link of confidence that should naturally exist between the French and those who protect them” and to better fight discrimination. Macron's remarks, posted on Facebook, were his first since apparently unwarranted use of force by police was spotlighted in two recent incidents.

  • Jonny Bairstow happy to put experience to good use after move down England order
    PA Media: Sport

    Jonny Bairstow happy to put experience to good use after move down England order

    Bairstow hit a wonderful 86 not out as England won the first Twenty20 international in South Africa.