Ryan Garcia’s wish after his KO win: ‘I’m going to fight Tank Davis’

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1:24 AM ET Mike CoppingerESPN Even though Ryan Garcia looked better than ever with a sixth-round KO of Javier Fortuna on Saturday in Los Angeles, it feels like we’re moving farther away from a super fight against Gervonta Davis. The impressive performance — knockdowns in Rounds 4, 5 and 6 — was Garcia’s second consecutive … Read more

Ryan Garcia vs. Javier Fortuna fight results, highlights: ‘King Ry’ scores sixth-round knockout

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Javier Fortuna promised that when he stepped into the ring with Ryan Garcia, he’d prove Garcia was overrated. Unfortunately for Fortuna, his predictive powers were lacking as Garcia dominated the fight from the opening seconds before scoring a sixth-round knockout to the delight of the crowd inside Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles. Fortuna (37-4-1, 26 … Read more

Fed set to impose another big rate hike to fight inflation

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WASHINGTON — Conflicting signs about the health of the U.S. economy have thrust the Federal Reserve into a difficult spot. With inflation raging at a four-decade high, the job market strong and consumer spending still solid, the Fed is under pressure to raise interest rates aggressively. But other signs suggest the economy is slowing and … Read more

A fan asked The Rock who would win in a fight between Black Adam and Superman. Dwayne Johnson said it depended on who was playing the Man of Steel

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Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson showed off his upcoming DC antihero film “Black Adam” at SDCC. A fan asked him if Black Adam or Superman would win in a fight.  Johnson said it would depend on who played the Man of Steel, riling up the crowd. Loading Something is loading. Dwayne Johnson seems ready to go … Read more

Finally, some good news in the fight to end robocalls

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Robocalls suck. They cost us money and time, and are so pervasive that the vast majority of Americans don’t even answer their phones if they don’t know who’s calling. Everyone knows they’re a problem, but no one seems to be able to do anything about it. That might be changing. The Federal Communications Commission announced … Read more

Charles Oliveira offers to start Islam Makhachev fight on the ground: ‘I’m not afraid of getting taken down’

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Charles Oliveira’s next fight is set, and he has an offer for upcoming foe Islam Makhachev. The uncrowned lightweight king will attempt to regain the 155-pound gold when he faces the Russian talent in the main event of UFC 280 in Abu Dhabi on Oct. 22, the date and location initially suggested by Makhachev and … Read more

‘Better Call Saul’ Star Rhea Seehorn on Jimmy and Kim’s ‘Alarming’ and ‘Heartbreaking’ Fight

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This story contains spoilers for this week’s episode of Better Call Saul, which we recapped here. Rhea Seehorn was a Breaking Bad fan before she was cast as attorney Kim Wexler on that show’s prequel series, Better Call Saul. She knew that Kim never appeared on Breaking Bad, while Kim’s partner Jimmy McGill (Bob Odenkirk) … Read more

Hashim Rahman Jr.: Jake Paul team used ‘shady’ trick behind scenes, bullied me into taking fight

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Hasim Rahman Jr. accused Team Jake Paul of using underhanded tactics – and outright bullying – to get him to sign for their Aug. 6 pay-per-view headliner at Madison Square Garden. On Monday’s edition of The MMA Hour, Rahman Jr. said Paul’s team mislead him by making it seem like there was interest in hiring … Read more

Global Central Banks Ramp Up Inflation Fight

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Central bankers around the world are lifting interest rates at an aggressive clip as rapid inflation persists and seeps into a broad array of goods and services, setting the global economy up for a lurch toward more expensive credit, lower stock and bond values and — potentially — a sharp pullback in economic activity. It’s … Read more

Soaring dollar could help Fed in fight against inflation

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Comment on this story Comment The Federal Reserve’s interest rate hikes have driven the U.S. dollar to its highest level in decades, treating American tourists to bargains in Europe and Asia, putting imported goods on sale here at home and squeezing the economies of several U.S. trading partners. The dollar reached multi-decade highs this week … Read more