Australia's prime minister on Friday rejected demands from within his own conservative party to publicly attack the center-left Victoria state government over its flawed handling of the nation's worst coronavirus outbreak and an economically damaging lockdown.
Bad backs, creaky knees, hardly any applause and one guy who even snapped his driver in two – there was still plenty to complain about as golf's first major of the COVID-19 era finally got underway. But at least the weatherman got off scot-free.
Rescue teams were still searching the rubble of Beirut’s port for bodies on Friday, nearly three days after a massive explosion sent a wave of destruction through Lebanon’s capital, killing nearly 150 people and wounding thousands.
Miami Marlins manager Don Mattingly was talking about this week's doubleheader sweep at Baltimore that involved a parade of relievers, including several newcomers rescued from unemployment, and after naming three of them he drew a blank.
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