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Pence calm and steady, but dodges in defending Trump

The ages of our presidential candidates - Hillary Clinton at 68 and Donald Trump at 70 - makes them susceptible to health issues in the next four years. Pence shook his head a lot in denial but had no viable answers as Kaine repeatedly pounded T...

Hurts, Alabama defense, lead way to 49-30 win over Arkansas

Despite facing huge pressure and taking several hard shots in the backfield, he engineered a long scoring drive that ended in a 24-yard touchdown strike to tight end Jeremy Sprinkle. Arkansas' quarterback was sacked six times, intercepted three time...

Landmark Victory: Arsenal Massacre Chelsea 3-0

This time, by contrast, it was Costa who was frustrated as his markers Laurent Koscielny and Shkordran Mustafi snuffed out every chance that came his way, building a platform for Arsenal to punish Chelsea for their defensive shortcomings.

Jays' Liriano cleared after taking line drive near head

Instead, the AL West champions are headed to Toronto facing the possibility of getting swept in the best-of-five matchup after Cole Hamels and Yu Darvish both struggled. It was the first time in club history that the Jays have hit more than thre...

Ross Fisher leads at halfway stage of Dunhill Links

I think if I was to finish top 20 then the most important goal is probably taken care of in terms of securing my card. I'm just outside the bubble just now but I'm in a much better position than I was a month ago. "It's great to be back, everybody is...

Wondolowski, Green lift US to 2-0 exhibition win at Cuba

Tim Howard and Brad Guzan were the keepers but they have been left off today's roster as manager Jurgen Klinsmann has gone with three young keepers in David Bingham , Evan Horvath and William Yarbrough for this friendly. At 17 years, 353 days, Ch...

Wenger not suited for England job - Pires

Wenger celebrated 20 years at Arsenal last week, and having seen countless talented individuals pass through north London during his tenure, he will hope that his current group can deliver this season and live up to Hleb's expectations. 'What Arsen...

Cowboys overcome injuries to beat 49ers 24-17

Smith finished the game with just one reception for four yards. The team has a bye the following week - and what a busy week that will be - before the October 30 game against Philadelphia. The Cowboys are 3-1 overall with a bunch of rookies and a sol...

Rory McIlroy insists there will be no 'retaliation' from fans in Paris

The singles pairings offer a mouth-watering top match between European talisman Rory McIlroy and America's birdie-hunting powerhouse, Patrick Reed. US captain Davis Love, the 2012 captain whose team suffered its greatest collapse in Ryder Cup histo...

Aqib Talib could still face discipline over shooting

The team has been aware of the incident since it occurred four months ago, and its weekly preparation has remained the same. Back in June, Talib told police that he was "too intoxicated" to remember what had happened when he was shot. And with th...

Family, friends gather to remember 6-year-old shot at school

The 10th Judicial Circuit announced Monday night that there was an additional student who had been injured. Jesse Osborne, the 14-year-old suspect in the case, was originally charged with murder and three counts of attempted murder after authoritie...

British Open organizers pay tribute to Arnold Palmer

Along the way, he had millions of adoring fans - Barbara and I among them. He had been in a Pittsburgh hospital awaiting heart surgery when his condition deteriorated. He was more than a golfer or even great golfer. Perhaps his greatest achieveme...

Eagles' Nigel Bradham arrested on weapon charge in Miami

According to TMZ, police believed Bradham, noting in the report that "it was clear that there was no criminal intent on his part". This is an issue because it's a repeat offense. He was released later the same day on a $300 bond, according to the rep...

Conor McGregor's Opponent At UFC 205 In NYC Announced

The reigning UFC Featherweight champion will headline the UFC's inaugural card at Madison Square Garden in NY, in a champion versus champion superfight against lightweight kingpin Eddie Alvarez . Delighted fans packed out Madison Square Gardens as t...

Rookies Elliott, Prescott lead Cowboys past 49ers 24-17

But they limited Rams tailback Todd Gurley to 47 yards in Week 1. This time, Butler says he is more than ready for an increased role. At the moment, the Cowboys are without starting quarterback Tony Romo and now Dak Prescott is taking over in hi...

Bengals-Steelers wild-card rematch highlights early games

The highest-scoring fantasy football player from the Steelers/Bengals game (according to standard fantasy scoring at NFL.com ) was running back DeAngelo Williams , who finished with 22.80 points off of 132 offensive yards and a touchdown.

Holliday comes off DL for possible farewell with Cardinals

Louis. Glasnow pitched five effective innings, but the Pittsburgh Pirates were shut down by Carlos Martinez in a 7-0 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday night. St. Louis has some noteworthy hitters as well. Adam Wainwright is set to start...

Texans' Bill O'Brien takes offensive play-calling duties from George Godsey

O'Brien indicated Friday that the identity of the chief play caller is not the most important aspect of an offensive system's success. John McClain of the Houston Chronicle is reporting that Bill O'Brien will call the plays for the Houston Texans...

Tottenham project can take us to the top: Pochettino

City spent around £180million in the summer and started the season as one of the title favourites, while Spurs are largely regarded as outsiders, despite their efforts last season, when they finished third. I try to see how many chances they create...

David Ortiz given standing ovation in Yankee Stadium finale

For all the bad things that have happened to the Yankees this season, the past four days have been a constant display of hope. The bridge carries Brookline Avenue over the Massachusetts Turnpike near Fenway Park. Starlin Castro, Jacoby Ellsbury a...

Dez Bryant won't practice today, is day-to-day

Coach Jason Garrett said the team didn't have results of an MRI, and Bryant tweeted, "We'll find out today", to a fan who asked about his status. After working out the knee, Bryant returned to play the rest of the game, catching Dak Prescott's fi...

Wayne Rooney must accept a lesser role at Manchester United

He could return to United's starting line-up when the club faces Zorya Luhansk in the UEFA Europa League on Thursday at Old Trafford. The Manchester United captain is impressing in a new role several yards away from the pitch, Back of the Net ...

PSG defender Serge Aurier sentenced over nightclub incident

Aurier was given a two month "convertible" sentence in prison - meaning it is more likely to be a suspended sentence rather than jail time. Aurier has already announced plans to appeal the decision. "The club wants to underline the player's profess...

LeBron James Reveals Whether He'll Stand For The National Anthem

James said Monday that while he plans to stand for the national anthem, he is happy Kaepernick and other NFL players who have joined the protests have continued pushing the conversation. James said he wants the conversation to continue. Stephen Cur...

Jets claim TE Seferian-Jenkins

Austin Seferian-Jenkins is headed to NY. Seferian-Jenkins could be facing a league-mandated suspension of at least two games, per the NFL Policy and Program on Substances of Abuse. Now he'll have a chance to wake up in Chan Gailey's offense. No Gan...

Chargers' Te'o leaves game with Achilles injury

Raiders running back Latavius Murray has given fantasy owners solid production over the first two weeks of the season but Sunday presents a hard matchup against a Titans defense that has stymied both Adrian Peterson and Lions backs Ameer Abdullah (th...

Giants' Weston Richburg first National Football League player ejected under Odell Beckham Jr. rule

Last year, he drew three personal fouls in a game against Carolina and was suspended for New York's next game. Manning, who was picked off by Su'a Cravens near midfield with 1:09 left to play, had previously been intercepted in the end zone early...

New Zealand collapse for 262 to concede lead to India

Vijay, who registered his 13th half-century, struck seven fours and a six to entertain the raucous home crowd at Kanpur's Green Park Stadium. New Zealand were bowled out for 262 as the visitors conceded a 56-run lead in their first innings against ...

Sacramento mayor tackles protester who hit him with pie

He said he felt pressured to do something to send a message and embarrass Johnson. "So I made a decision to throw a pie at him". Sean Thompson, who allegedly struck Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson in the face with a pie, talks to The Associated Pres...

All Internet Users Urged to Change Passwords Following Yahoo Hack

Yesterday it was alleged that Yahoo would report a hack of some 200 million user accounts. Hackers accessed swathes of personal data including names, emails and "unencrypted security questions and answers" in the attack, which took place in late 20...

Jose Mourinho's message to players ahead of Watford v Man Utd

Speaking after the game, Mourinho was evidently unhappy with his side's lacklustre first half approach. Red Devils boss Mourinho admitted his players are now lacking confidence - despite starting the season with four consecutive wins across the Com...

Guardiola: My tactics nothing to do with Clichy goal

I take the decision always for the benefit of the club. "We know this is a hard run with City, Liverpool and Arsenal coming up, but we can not complain". In addition to the poor results, there have been reports that Guidolin has fallen out with a h...

Pagano to speak following Colts' 34-20 loss to Broncos

All is well in the city of Denver . The loss drops Luck to 3-2 in his career against the Broncos. He was unable to replicate his great Week 1 performance, when he threw four touchdowns in a win over the Lions. Once again, Trevor Siemian was only...

Dates announced for Olympic and Paralympic celebrations

Paralympics Ireland chief executive Liam Harbison has hailed the "phenomenal achievements" of Team Ireland in Rio, but warned future successes could be scarce if investment in sport is not increased. Masoud Ashrafi, the secretary-general of Iran's N...

Pitt-Jolie divorce puts new spotlight on upcoming films

Jolie filed for divorce from Pitt and is seeking custody of their six children, spelling the end for "Brangelina", one of Hollywood's highest-profile celebrity couples. The charitable foundation he created with his wife, the Jolie-Pitt Foundatio...

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Jordan Clarkson Pays Tribute to LeBron James for Passing Wilt Chamberlain

Five of the top six scorers in National Basketball Association history suited up for the Lakers , and James reached his latest milestone during a dominant performance that had ch...

What do Croatia need to win the UEFA Nations League?

The team conceded six goals in its last two matches after outscoring opponents 12-2 in the first matches under Luis Enrique. At Barca there are plays that are rehearsed and trained...

Anderson defeats Nishikori in ATP Finals humiliation

No.4 seed Anderson won 6-0, 6-1 in just 64 minutes to secure his second win of the week, following his opening victory over Dominic Thiem on Monday. Anderson, the Wimbledon final...

LeVeon Bell Doesnt Report To Steelers Wont Play In 2018

In a move that will likely propel the Steelers running back into free agency in the offseason, Bell won't sign the team's franchise tag tender on Tuesday. Players were surprised ...

Liverpool still heading in the right direction - Klopp

The Anfield outfit have thrown their Champions League qualification in jeopardy after losing to Red Star on Tuesday night. Of course, you'd accept not being the most exciting team ...

Jimmy Butler trade: Timberwolves send G to Philadelpia 76ers

Juston Patton will also join Butler in Philadelphia as part of the trade . The Minnesota Timberwolves reportedly agreed to trade disgruntled star Jimmy Butler to the Phil...

Liverpool Players Have To Take Responsibility For Red Star Defeat - Adam Lallana

This has been a wearying week for City and when quizzed on the subject again on Friday, manager Pep Guardiola said: 'If you want to undermine what we've done then no problem. As ...

Manchester United trio send sympathy to injured Danny Welbeck, striker in hospital

The 27-year-old England global was carried off on a stretcher during the goalless draw at Emirates Stadium . Rob Holding: "I didn't see it because obviously I'm at the other en...

Dez Bryant lands one-year contract with surging New Orleans Saints

He remains under contract with the Saints through 2019. And they acquired cornerback Eli Apple from the Giants before the trade deadline by giving up their fourth- and seventh-ro...

Permutations for Liverpool to win their Champions League Group

Chelsea's impressive early-season form continued as they beat Crystal Palace 3-1 at the Stanford Bridge to move past Liverpool to the second place on goal difference. This Ghana...

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Man City boss Guardiola: Southampton will be much fresher

Man City boss Guardiola: Southampton will be much fresher

Pep Guardiola has rubbished fresh claims his Manchester City side are masters of "tactical fouling". "It is great times at the moment". City, one of Hughes' former sides, ...

Raptors star Kawhi Leonard out vs. Lakers with left foot soreness

Raptors star Kawhi Leonard out vs. Lakers with left foot soreness

But it isn't enough as the Lakers fall 121-107. Magic Johnson has said that he won't be making a head coaching change, as Luke Walton will remain on the bench for the regula...

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah statue ridiculed by football fans

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah statue ridiculed by football fans

While the skill involved can not be denied, fans were quick to point out that the sculpture bore an uncanny resemblance to several other well-known figures, including Art Garfunke...

Melbourne Cup 2018: Flemington punters end up a wet mess

Melbourne Cup 2018: Flemington punters end up a wet mess

Leading jockey Hugh Bowman has been slapped with a one-month suspension for three separate offences following his Melbourne Cup ride aboard Marmelo. Admire Rakti and Araldo were ...

Andre Russell out of T20I series against India

Andre Russell out of T20I series against India

Although in-form Virat Kohli and Mahendra Singh Dhoni will not feature in the match, stand-in captain Rohit Sharma and his men are still more than capable to steal a result. Indi...