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Tuesday forecast: Cloudy with scattered showers

Winds could gust as high as 32 miles per hour. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 miles per hour in the morning. High in the lower 30s. Chance o...


South Korea mulls joining Sochi skeleton boycott

The new site for the event is expected to be announced in the coming days. United States Olympic chiefs backed a decision to move next year's bobsleigh and sk...


Ashwin leads India to series win over England

Four years ago at the same venue, Ashwin's figures were two for 145 and none for 22 and India lost the match. You need a third spinner and an extra batsman. I...


Ranieri: Big champions Mahrez and Vardy react at right moment

Vardy added a third goal in the 79th minute to make it 4-0, but Manchester responded late in the match with goals from Kolarov (82) and Nolito (90), to make t...


Steelers focusing on football, not revenge

Defensively, the Bills were helpless trying to stop Le'Veon Bell from posting video game numbers, the like of which we haven't seen in a while ( more on that ...


Richard Sherman, Cliff Avril hit National Football League for Thursday games

The whole notion of Thursday Night Football - putting exhausted, often-injured players on the field for entertainment - is "hypocritical", Sherman said on Tue...


Bayern and Arsenal to meet again in Champions League

However, there are reasons for Gunners fans to be cheerful: Group A runners-up Paris Saint-Germain will meet Barcelona, which means a trip to the Camp Nou was a...


Mercedes runs job ad for F1 driver with 'proven track record'

Mercedes could attempt to prize a more established name from a rival outfit, with team boss Toto Wolff understood to have been contacted by a large number of F1...


Russell Westbrook becomes first to record 7 straight triple-doubles since Jordan

Prior to this feat, Russell Westbrook is head and shoulders above everybody else among active players who are able to notch a triple-double in just three quarte...


Fowler to sign with rival Cardinals

There is no word yet on the framework of Fowler's contract, but ESPN.com reported it's expected to be in the range of four years and $60 million. Eventually, ...


Stick, N Dakota St beat S Dakota St in FCS quarterfinals

The SDSU Jackrabbits fell 36-10 Saturday to the juggernaut that is the NDSU Bison in an FCS quarterfinal game in the Fargodome. Extra time? NDSU could have ma...


More time needed before Tiger Woods is judged by his scores

But he had reason to smile. Sixth-ranked Matsuyama finished on 18-under par 270 after a closing one-over par 73 while Sweden's fourth-ranked Stenson, who trim...


No longer the underdog, Oklahoma QB Mayfield still has fire

The award will be presented Saturday in Manhattan. Watson started the 2016 season off slowly after being projected as the Heisman Trophy victor before the y...


Police identify four so far in unruly Penn State victory mob

The Oklahoma omission was expected. All four of the teams invited to the playoff suffered one loss or less. But the snub of Penn State smacks of polit...


Chiefs hold off Raiders 21-13 to take control of AFC West

And while the Raiders are chasing their first division title since 2002, the Chiefs are trying for their first since 2010. Tyreke Hill muffs the Raiders'...


Cook elated at Liverpool redemption after Gunners gaffe

Largely, Karius has looked to have gained in confidence of late, with his contribution to Liverpool's all-round play proving invaluable. "Obviously we didn'...


Mourinho to serve one-match touchline ban after West Ham fracas

United secured a place in the semi-finals of the EFL Cup with a comfortable 4-1 victory over West Ham at Old Trafford. Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Anthony Martial ...


Gasol, Douglas lead Grizzlies past Trail Blazers, 88-86

The Greek Freak finished with 15 points, 12 rebounds and 11 assists . For the Blazers it was a crushing loss. Outside of a few highlights from Marc Gasol...


Five left-backs that should be on Klopp's Liverpool Xmas list

We have a great manager and great players. "I believe in myself 100 percent and I know that if I keep my head down and I keep working hard I'll be able to ach...


Burris leads Redblacks to shocking upset of Stampeders in 104th Grey Cup

Henry Burris pilots the Redblacks for a city that last won the Cup in 1976. With the Grey Cup in Toronto on Sunday and the second leg of the MLS Easter...


Police identify 4 in unruly Penn State victory mob

This season has sparked a ton of controversy as the Playoff selection committee opted for the first time to include a team that did not win its conference, Oh...


12th Carlsen-Karjakin match ends all square in World Chess Championship

Regulations stipulate that the two players will now participate in four rapid games, which the World Chess Federation says will be played "at the rate of 25 min...


Germany, Portugal avoid each other in Confed Cup draw

The draw for next summer's tournament in Russian Federation was made on Sunday morning and the Socceroos have been placed in Group B alongside Die Mannschaf...


Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino stresses importance of ending Wembley drought

Pochettino's men fell behind to CSKA Moscow against the run of play on Wednesday, but hit back to claim a deserved 3-1 win and third place in Group E as strik...


Why you should watch 'Hairspray Live!' tonight on NBC

ET/PT. Hairspray began as a 1988 John Waters movie, then a Tony Award-winning Broadway show and a hit 2007 movie adaptation of the musical. NBC continues it...


MI opens touchdown Orange Bowl betting favorite over Florida State

He then bitterly criticized officials in the postgame news conference, much of it about Buckeyes quarterback J.T. Barrett's fourth-down rush being short - the r...


Pre-Match Stats: Swansea City vs Crystal Palace

Two of Palace's co-owners, the American major-shareholders David Blitzer and Josh Harris, have witnessed only six Premier League victories since each bought an ...


Another cruel blow received by Pep Guardiola and Manchester City

And there could be an even more surprising name in Guardiola's 18-man squad after Phil Foden was left out of the elite development squad's early afternoon clash...


Big Ten fines MI, reprimands Harbaugh for ripping refs

MI was also fined $10,000 as a result. While Michigan and Ohio State, I suppose, both have a shot at making the four-team playoff, I don't think the committee...


Toure Says Manchester United Still In The Running For EPL Title

The former England man nearly gave up after falling out of favour at Blackburn but was drawn back in by Burnley , where he has spent 10 months diligently await...