NFL minicamps live: Who’s sitting out?

5:09 PM ET Jeremy WillisESPN.com Let's go minicamping. This week, 28 of the league's teams are on the practice field for mandatory minicamps. The Bears, Dolphins, Patriots and Lions got a head start on minicamp last week. Over the next three days, coaches will put their players through evaluations and...

Books of The Times: Far From the Shore, a Happy Couple Takes a Turn for the Worse

A woman is digging a grave. This is harder than you might think — it takes forever and you have to displace more than a ton of soil, about the weight of an average hippopotamus, to produce a barely serviceable three-foot-deep hole. But that effort is not the most arresting...

Critic’s Notebook: High School Musicians Take On the (Almost) Unplayable

Advertisement Critic’s Notebook Max Dolgin, 15, on drums during a Face the Music rehearsal of Anthony Braxton’s intricate, quickly careening works.CreditRamsay de Give for The New York Times By Seth Colter Walls June 8, 2018 Tensions are said to have run a bit high during the recording of the composer...

Bryan Colangelo resigns as president of 76ers

2:11 PM ET ESPN News Services Philadelphia 76ers president of basketball operations Bryan Colangelo resigned, effective immediately, after his wife admitted to operating Twitter accounts that criticized team members and propped up Colangelo, the team announced Thursday. Sixers coach Brett Brown will oversee basketball operations on an interim basis. The...

Remember your childhood nemesis? So do Steph and Klay

8:00 AM ET He is a supernova now, a shooter so skilled that players scramble to locate him before he crosses half court. We've learned these bombs are not one-time dalliances. Steph Curry has been practicing them since he was a small boy, expanding his range through the tedious exercise...

The volatile path to boxing stardom for Terence Crawford

12:27 PM ET Mark KriegelESPN OMAHA, Neb. -- Grover Wiley was 25, six years into a pro career that would see him retire the great Julio Cesar Chavez. Terence Crawford Jr. -- "Bud," as everyone called him -- was in junior high. It wasn't a fair fight, what their trainer...

Playlist: The Playlist: The 1975 Talk About Its Generation, and 9 More New Songs

Advertisement Hear tracks by Gorillaz, Black Thought, MNDR, the Internet and more. June 1, 2018 Image Matthew Healy of the 1975 sings about getting (relatively) older and wiser on “Give Yourself a Try.”CreditAndy Buchanan/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images Every Friday, pop critics for The New York Times weigh in on...

Nikki Bella Says Flirting With Bartender Prank Gone Wrong

Nikki Bella Says Flirting w/ Bartender Prank Gone Wrong!!! EXCLUSIVE Nikki Bella played with fire when she tried messing with the paparazzi ... and it burned her ass. Nikki tells TMZ ... a story floating around showing her "canoodling with a mystery man" on a Miami balcony does NOT mean she's...

Visa says card payments back to normal

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Image caption Shops, like this Sainsbury's in Leeds, were unable to take Visa payments on Friday Visa services have returned to normal after a hardware failure left customers across Europe unable to make some payments. The company released a statement on Saturday morning, saying its systems were now working at...

Jeremy Thorpe ‘hit-man might not be dead’, police admit

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Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Jeremy Thorpe, a former leader of the Liberal Party, was acquitted of conspiracy to murder his alleged ex-gay lover in 1979 A probe into a scandal involving former Liberal leader Jeremy Thorpe will be reopened after police may have wrongly assumed one of the...