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14 years after 1st wimbledon win, federer eyes 8th vs. cilic

roger federer will be trying to win his record eighth wimbledon men's championship when he plays marin cilic in the final

5 things you need to know this weekend

the biggest news to start your weekend.

moore, augustus power lynx; mercury star griner injures knee

maya moore and seimone augustus each scored 19 points and the minnesota lynx built a big-first half lead and coasted to an 88-71 victory over the phoenix mercury

the top things you should know about policing this week

news and opinion compiled from outlets across the country by policing the usa

leading off: bumgarner back from crash, all-stars aplenty

leading off: bumgarner back from crash, all-stars aplenty

sweet instagram story. man proposes to girl he met in pre-k, in same preschool classroom where it all began

a phoenix man describes how in preschool, he met laura and told her he would marry her some day. and he did.

at least three dead in honolulu high-rise fire, authorities say

firefighters battled the blaze at the marco polo apartments that started on the 26th floor.

rebuilding white sox moving on without quintana

rebuilding chicago white sox moving on after trading lhp jose quintana

somali mom who fled war cries at daughter's graduation

ramla tyrow, a graduate of middlesex university in london, posted a 10 second clip of her mom's reaction on twitter

mccann, gonzalez power astros past berrios, twins 10-5

brian mccann hit a three-run home run to cap an eight-run second inning, marwin gonzalez had a solo homer and the houston astros opened the second half of the season with a 10-5 win over the minnesota twins

'wreck-it ralph' sequel features every disney princess in hilarious scene

to debut the clip at d23, the voices behind jasmine, ariel, belle and more got together onstage.

mcgregor doesn't see why anti-gay slur is a big deal

conor mcgregor on floyd mayweather using anti-gay slur: "people are so touchy on words"

tina ball, mother of lakers' lonzo, makes first public appearance since suffering stroke

lavar walked his wife into the gymnasium for a big ballers aau game, in which their youngest son, lamelo, was playing.

at least three dead in honolulu high-rise fire, official says

firefighters battled the blaze at the marco polo apartments that started on the 26th floor.

would-be robber foiled twice by bankers’ hours

police in iowa say a would-be bank robber was thwarted two times this week when the banks he tried to rob were closed.

trump and macron share their strangest handshake yet

this one is sure to go down in the trump handshake hall of fame.

ryan lochte cleared of all charges from 2016 incident in rio

a brazilian appeals court cleared ryan lochte of all charges stemming from the 2016 incident at the olympic games in rio.

spoilers! what happened in that biblical 'war for the planet of the apes' ending?

'war for the planet of the apes' serves as a bridge to the events of 1968's 'planet of the apes.' director matt reeves spills the details (spoilers).

between two bushes: bill clinton peeks head between statues outside bush center

bubba was all smiles on thursday.

report: white house looks at expanding deportation role of department of homeland security

the white house is exploring whether to boost the power of the department of homeland security to deport illegal immigrants, according to a report.