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Roger Goodell breaks silence, says he disagrees with Colin Kaepernick

He went from sitting to kneeling after speaking with former Green Beret and National Football League long snapper Nate Boyer to respect the military more. "I wish people would be as outraged about the murders that are happening in the street as the...

Kyrgios ends US Open with hip injury

The Davis Cup captain said Kyrgios may well have quit the US Open much earlier had his third-round match not been played on tennis's biggest stage. And on Saturday, Australian tennis bad boy, Nick Kyrgios was supported by his girlfriend Ajla Toml...

Why This Real Madrid Star Rejected Jose Mourinho

The Frenchman called Manchester United a "very big club", and described their interest as "flattering". When the summer transfer window shut at the start of September, Mourinho was left with Bailly, who he will lose in January to the Africa Cup of...

UPSET SPECIAL: UCLA over Texas A&M

Josh Rosen is an excellent young quarterback that really cut his teeth last season as a freshman, where he threw for nearly 3,700 yards and 23 touchdowns. OUR PICK: The Bruins' biggest strength comes at quarterback, where Josh Rosen is no longer a...

Big 12 says no to ECU

Other schools reportedly on the list include UCONN, Houston, South Florida, Central Florida, BYU and at least two other American Athletic Conference schools. After a heavy day of rumors and speculation and sourcing even by Big 12 standards, clarity w...

Penn State To Honor Joe Paterno Before Temple Game

The Freeh Report , an investigation into Sandusky's molestation of children and Penn State's failure to stop it, found that Paterno was "an integral part of (the) active decision to hide". Unspecified "activities during the game" will take place at ...

David Luiz Returns to Chelsea FC

Arsenal have allowed their midfielder Jack Wilshere to join AFC Bournemouth on loan on the deadline day of the summer transfer window. Manchester United broke the world record when it re-signed France midfielder Paul Pogba from Juventus for a fee...

Massa to retire from F1 at end of 2016

He came closest to winning the title in 2008 but missed out on the championship by a single point to Lewis Hamilton . Here, Press Association Sport looks at the highs and lows of a career which has yielded nearly 250 grands prix, 11 wins, 16 pole ...

Sanchez inspires Arsenal to 3-1 win at Watford

Goals from Santi Cazorla, Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil helped the Gunners to a relatively comfortable victory. With just a week remaining of the transfer window, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger had been once again criticised by fans for a lack of ...

Manchester United's James Weir having medical at Hull City

There aren't many players who have been as consistent as Weir for United's U21s over the last couple of seasons and the fact he made his breakthrough into the first-team squad previous year is a testament to the progress he made. 'It will be an excit...

Hawaii disciplines 3 players ahead of Cal game in Sydney

Webb played in 23 games with 14 starts over three seasons at Texas Tech and had career totals of 5,557 yards and 46 touchdowns. Cal came into the contest without their top six leading wide receivers form a year ago, but appear to have found a weapo...

Aguero charged with violent conduct by English FA

The FA says the incident on Sunday was not seen by match officials but was caught on video. Aguero can appeal the charge but must reply by 6pm on Wednesday and any appeal process will be over well before next weekend. Aguero had made a superb start...

Wayne Rooney set to retire from England after 2018 World Cup

Rooney's own form has also come under the scanner, and he was deployed as a central midfielder by former England boss Roy Hodgson during the recently concluded Euros. "Every time I have played for England I keep saying I'm proud to do so, it is...

Lightning strike kills more than 300 reindeer in Norway

More than 300 reindeer have been killed by a lightning strike in a freak natural disaster in Norway. It's unknown whether all 323 animals were killed by one lightning strike. Nylend discovered the animals in a remote part of a private hunting are...

European giants interested in talented Nottingham Forest man

The Scottish wonderkid, capped twice by Gordan Strachan's national side, has signed a five-year deal with Bundesliga side Red Bull Leipzig after Nottingham Forest accepted a £13million offer for the winger. Manchester United, Manchester City, Arsenal...

Arsenal Claim First Premier League Victory

Mazzarri responded by introducing Pereyra at the interval and he marked his debut with a well-taken goal 12 minutes into the second half, bending a strike past Cech to reduce the arrears. Cazorla 7.5 - Great to have him back. He then went on to scor...

Giants receiver Victor Cruz plays for first time since 2014

The Giants (1-2) didn't get past the 50-yard line until a facemask penalty on Brandon Bostick on a punt return put them at the Jets 47 with 2:36 left in the third quarter ( see full recap ). Players with the most to gain: With right tackle Breno G...

Magnussen escapes big crash at Belgian GP with small injury

But Renault must quickly decide whether he is fit enough to race at Monza, because replacing Magnussen could prove a headache. The Renault driver had a violent crash at the Belgian Grand Prix at he lost control through Eau Rouge. He is fully consci...

Rio 2016: The good, the bad and the ugly

A children's choir also took center stage to sing the country's national anthem, while other dance and music groups paid tribute to Brazilian culture throughout the program. "I feel so proud and so inspired by the strong women on our team". World a...

Ryan Lochte Gets Slapped With Criminal Charges Over Gunpoint Robbery Story

Almost two weeks after his account of an alleged robbery completely fell apart and created an worldwide incident at the Rio Olympics, United States swimmer Ryan Lochte was formally charged by Brazilian police for filing a false robbery report Thu...

Letter from teacher over homework posted online by Texas mom going viral

Instead, Young advised parents to spend the time doing things that are proven to be beneficial to children's development, including family dinners, playtime and earlier bedtimes. In 2012, students in three different age groups - 9, 13 and 17 - were a...

Los Angeles 2024 hail construction of new stadium following groundbreaking ceremony

Ground was ceremonially broken Tuesday on a $350 million stadium in Exposition Park that will house the Southland's newest soccer franchise, and the ownership group announced that Banc of California has purchased naming rights for the facility.

NFL Preseason Week 2 8/20/16 49ers vs. Broncos Picks

But just as Siemian seemingly jumped a few steps ahead in the Broncos' quarterback race, his next two drives ended with a punt and then an interception that 49ers safety Eric Reid returned 42 yards for a touchdown. Treggs caught a 25-yard pass from...

Kevin Durant: Olympics experience 'therapy for me'

The U.S. team will now begin a period of transition, as three-time gold medalist Carmelo Anthony retires from global play and Mike Krzyzewski steps down as coach after 76 straight worldwide wins and an 88-1 record. He also topped the squad with an ...

Beach volleyball medal matches, including Walsh Jennings, Ross

For Walsh Jennings, it was not the fourth gold medal she had cherished, but she leaves Rio having lost only one Olympic beach volleyball match during her stellar career, Tuesday's semi-final against Brazilian pair Agatha Bednarczuk and Barbara Se...

Mariners recall Walker to start versus Yankees

Didi Gregorius added a ground-rule double, scoring Ellsbury. The win was the third in five games for the Yankees on the road trip, meaning a win Wednesday afternoon would send them home with a winning record on their West Coast swing. Jacoby Ellsb...

Stuani double earns Middlesbrough 2-1 win at Sunderland

Sunderland fought bravely in their opening day defeat at the Etihad and they would have earned a valuable draw if it wasn't for a last-minute Paddy McNair own goal. Opposite number Aitor Karanka was delighted to secure the first top-flight victory ...

How to Watch the 2016 Rio Closing Ceremony Live Stream Online

In addition to securing a consecutive gold medal in the team all-around final, The Final Five managed to pick up a total of eight medals at the Rio Games. IBTimes UK has compiled some Twitter reactions after Simone Biles led Team USA as the fl...

Michael Phelps Creates More Olympics History

It'll be all business on Thursday night. "We've been racing for the last 12 years and having one more battle tomorrow". The Americans are the top two all-time performers in the event. Kosuke Hagino of Japan takes the silver and Wang Shun of China ...

Kerri Walsh Jennings, the anti-Hope Solo in 1st Olympic defeat

Walsh Jennings and Ross had a 5-0 run through the tournament, dropping just one set, but the USA team was outmatched by the Brazilians whose tenacious, diving defense had an answer to every attacking strategy attempted by the Americans. With the Amer...

Will Power wins IndyCar race at Pocono; closes points gap

Will Power has stormed to a famous victory despite a late charge at the ABC Supply 500 around the Pocono Raceway , after a thoroughly entertaining and frantic 200-lap race around the 2.5-mile "Tricky Triangle". Only three races will remain in the ...

Olympic results: American Gwen Jorgensen wins women's triathlon

For many fans in the Milwaukee area, the premiere Olympic event comes Saturday as Waukesha native Gwen Jorgensen vies for her first gold medal in the triathlon. "I didn't want to be in that situation where I had to claw back time". Jorgensen - who wo...

Cisse's last-second kick delivers gold for Ivory Coast

Muhammad made history as the first British man in an Olympic taekwondo final. We all share in the elation of a victorious athlete - smiling with them as they hug their families, jump for joy and beam at their Olympic triumph. You just have to belie...

Antonio Conte takes the sub way to success with Chelsea

Batshuayi made an impact within just seven minutes of coming on as he drew Chelsea level, before Fabregas played a world class pass from a deep position to release Costa for Chelsea's second with just three minutes remaining. Notably, the one playe...

Noles Ranked Fourth In AP Preseason Poll

UofL is scheduled to play #2 Clemson on October 1, after facing #4 Florida State on September 17. But after No. 4 Florida State , everything is flip-flopped. Alabama is ranked No. 1, followed by Clemson and Oklahoma. 5 Of the 11 SEC teams that hav...

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Burnley 1-1 Man City

The Burnley backline could do nothing to stop Danilo's long-distance rocket midway through the first half, but City's failure to add to its tally left the game on a knife edg...

Brett Favre to help pump up Eagles before Super Bowl

He's been there. He's won the big games. Favre will speak to the Eagles on Saturday morning at their hotel, the day before they play the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII....

After Redskins trade for Smith, cornerback becomes an immediate need

Alex Smith #11 of the Kansas City Chiefs calls out the play in the fourth quarter against the New York Giants on November 19, 2017 at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jer...

Carson Wentz not surprised Philadelphia Eagles in Super Bowl

The Eagles quarterback said Friday he tore the LCL as well as the ACL in his left knee late in a Week 14 win over the Rams. According to Lee Bowen of The Philadelphia Inquire...

Tottenham now reportedly set to finish the transfer window without any signings

West Ham were without several injured first-choice players and an upset always looked on the cards. After 38 minutes, Padraig Amond scored the game's opener, when the Irish striker...

Pelicans star DeMarcus Cousins tears Achilles tendon

The New Orleans Pelicans appeared to be finding their groove, extending their season-long winning streak to 5 in Friday's 115-113 win over the Rockets . What does it do to the...

WRAPUP 1-HIGHLIGHTS-Tennis-Australian Open day 13

Wozniacki will now replace Halep as the world No. 1 when the new rankings are released Monday, the first time she will have held top spot since 2012. The top seed battled on f...

England Women make sure not to leave Sydney empty-handed

Fiji carried the ball 95 meters through a series of passes and collisions before Veremalua scored in the arms of two Kiwi tacklers to snatch the most dramatic win of the tournamen...

Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis Selected To First All Star Game

Besides Washington's John Wall and Bradley Beal, the rest of the Eastern Conference reserves were Boston's Al Horford , Cleveland's Kevin Love, New York's Kristaps Porzingis...

Spurs boss Pochettino coy on Kane Real link

But they could not find a victor in an entertaining second half at St Mary's, which also saw the home side come close to snatching a victory of their own. He's one of the links be...

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Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza felled in Melbourne

Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza felled in Melbourne

Federer next plays Marton Fucsovics of Hungary, who beat Nicolas Kicker in straight sets earlier Saturday. Six-times Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic extended his winnin...

Everton v West Brom

Everton v West Brom

Alan Pardew picked up his first win as West Brom manager last weekend, helping the club with its first game since August 19. Everton forward Oumar Niasse - another second-hal...

Maria Sharapova into 3rd round of Australian Open, Johanna Konta out

Maria Sharapova into 3rd round of Australian Open, Johanna Konta out

I'm looking forward to work on it more. A more focussed Sharapova stuck to her game plan and was able to prevail 7-4 in the breaker to capture the match 6-1, 7-6 (4). As for ho...

NFC Championship Game tickets go on sale, sell out

NFC Championship Game tickets go on sale, sell out

The Eagles made a decision to fire Kelly after week 16 in the 2015 season and gave the job to Pederson that offseason. "We actually watched it with the defense, as well, to show...

Wales appoint Ryan Giggs as manager

Wales appoint Ryan Giggs as manager

He was also Louis van Gaal's assistant at Old Trafford for the following two seasons before leaving United in 2016. Multiple outlets are reporting that Ryan Giggs now has his...