Madeleine McCann: Parents mark 10 since daughter went missing

Madeleine McCann’s parents have told the BBC they will do “whatever it takes, for as long as it takes” to find their missing daughter. Next week sees the 10th anniversary of her disappearance, aged three, from an apartment in Praia da Luz in Portugal. The couple, from Rothley in Leicestershire, said “real progress” had been made by the Metropolitan Police over the past five years. “There is still hope that we can find Madeleine,” Mrs McCann said. Mrs McCann, who has described the impending anniversary of her daughter’s disappearance as ...

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'Not the White House Correspondents' Dinner' team was as thrilled about cameos as you

Samantha Bee on press freedom and Trump “Full Frontal” correspondents Ashley Nicole Black, Amy Hoggart, and Mike Rubens were less than an hour removed from an event that’s been in the works for months, and their joy was still palpable. Samantha Bee’s “Not the White House Correspondents’ Dinner” was an idea born last November, when the future of the actual White House Correspondents’ Dinner was in question. And her team has been cooking up ideas for months in the lead-up. On Saturday, their work came to fruition at DAR Constitution ...

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2017 NFL draft takeaways: Why more prospects will skip bowl games

8:27 PM ET Kevin SeifertNFL Nation Close ESPN.com national NFL writer ESPN.com NFC North reporter, 2008-2013 Covered Vikings for Minneapolis Star Tribune, 1999-2008 And that’s a wrap! The 2017 NFL draft concluded Saturday with all 32 teams getting better, no one drafting a player that wasn’t at the top of its board and everyone wishing the 2018 draft started tomorrow. Well, it kind of does. The first 2018 mocks are in production as we speak. NFL draft home page: Day 3 recap » • By round: pick-by-pick analysis | By ...

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Anthony Joshua stops Wladimir Klitschko in the 11th round at Wembley

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. Anthony Joshua produced the performance of his career to add the WBA world heavyweight title to his IBF crown with an enthralling knockout win over Wladimir Klitschko at Wembley Stadium. A post-war record 90,000 fans at the national stadium were treated to a see-saw contest, Joshua dropping the former unified world champion in the fifth round, before being put down – for the first time in his 19-fight career ...

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Will Ferrell returns as Bush for 'Not the White House Correspondents' Dinner'

President Donald Trump may have skipped the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, but Will Ferrell made sure at least one president showed up to Samantha Bee’s “Not the White House Correspondents’ Dinner.” The actor resurrected his impersonation of former president George W. Bush for the event, which was held in support of the Committee to Protect Journalists. “How do you like me now?” Ferrell joked in his iconic Bush twang, to huge laughs from the crowd of about 2,600. “History has proven to be kinder to me than many of you ...

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Joshua rallies to stop Klitschko in 11th round

6:11 PM ET LONDON — The young lion roared in a great fight. Anthony Joshua, now the face of the heavyweight division, persevered through some very difficult moments but retained his world title — and won a vacant belt to boot. Scott Quigg and Viorel Simion put on a rough, grind-it-out fight, and in the end Quigg prevailed by decision in their featherweight world title eliminator Saturday night. He did it by knocking out former longtime world champion Wladimir Klitschko in the 11th round of an epic slugfest on Saturday ...

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Arkansas execution: Judge orders post-mortem

A judge has ordered a post-mortem exam on the body of a man executed by lethal injection who was reportedly in pain during his final moments. District Judge Kristine Baker’s order came hours after Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson dismissed calls for an in-depth review. Kenneth Williams, the fourth prisoner executed in eight days, convulsed and groaned, witnesses said. His lawyers described his death on Thursday as “horrifying”. In addition to the examination, Judge Baker also ordered the preservation blood and tissue samples from Williams’s body. Her decision came after Jason ...

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If Trump wants a new NAFTA, here's what he has to do

NAFTA explained President Trump has agreed to renegotiate NAFTA, the free trade deal between the US, Mexico and Canada. But he’s warning everyone: If a new deal isn’t good, he’ll pull the US out. For its part, Mexico has said the same: It needs a win-win deal too or it will withdraw. Canada is also demanding a good deal. Before he gets a new deal, Trump has a long list of things to do and to worry about. Here is Trump’s NAFTA to-do list: 1. Get Lighthizer confirmed: Rober Lighthizer ...

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Jags look past red flags, select WR Westbrook

3:00 PM ET JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Jacksonville Jaguars general manager Dave Caldwell said the team thoroughly investigated wide receiver Dede Westbrook before selecting him in the fourth round of the NFL draft and believes the former Oklahoma standout’s troubles are behind him. But Caldwell also said he made it very clear to Westbrook that he has no margin for error after a pair of domestic violence arrests in 2012 and 2013. Rds. 4-7: Saturday, noon, ESPN/ESPN App Draftcast: Follow the picks live »NFL draft home page » • By round: ...

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