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Tim Kaine speaks with 6abc about VP debate

During Tuesday night's vice-presidential debate, Mike Pence , the Republican, advocated an aggressive policy toward Syria, calling for a no-fly zone and strikes against the forces of Syrian President Bashar Assad, even if it means confronting Russia...

49ers name Colin Kaepernick starting quarterback

Kaep spent the first five weeks languishing on the bench because of 49ers coach Chip Kelly electing to go with Blaine Gabbert over him at the QB position. "I'm ready to go", Kaepernick said . "So, I'm itching to get out there". Kaepernick has no...

Kroos agrees new six-year Real Madrid deal

Kroos, who won the 2016 Champions League with Los Blancos , had his contract extension confirmed on the club's website on Wednesday afternoon. Kroos joined Real in 2014 for an initial £24million from Bayern Munich, where he worked with Guardiola f...

Green scores again, US settles for 1-1 draw vs New Zealand

His participation in that tournament meant that he was provisionally "tied" to represent only Germany in global competition. The New York Red Bulls midfielder had previously fallen out of favor with Klinsmann and did not appear for the USMNT from M...

Johnny Gaudreau Signs with the Flames!

The Flames are being picked by many to return to the playoffs this season, and Gaudreau is a key part of the team's future. Gaudreau's new deal is similar to the one signed earlier by linemate Sean Monahan, which was a seven-year contract with an a...

Giants WR Odell Beckham fined $24309 for taunting penalty

Odell Beckham might not be such a big fan of the number right now, though. Beckham said repeatedly Thursday he can only control what he can control. "All discussions between Odell and I, they stay private between ourselves", the first-year head ...

Formula One: Hamilton's reputation repaired but not his title challenge

Mercedes lodged a protest against Red Bull's Max Verstappen after an aggressive move that prevented Lewis Hamilton from snatching second place at the Japanese Grand Prix on Sunday. The team gave me a really strong strategy, along with a vehicle that ...

Walcott keen to continue fine form with England

England won their opening World Cup 2018 qualifier 1-0 thanks to an injury-time victor from Liverpool's Adam Lallana. "It was a bit of misunderstanding after the last game, when Sam came out and said I play where I want", Rooney said at a premat...

Alleged beer-throwing Blue Jays fan turns himself in

A video seen by The Associated Press appears to show Pagan throwing it. "We are confident we have made a positive ID", Const. Jenifferjit Sidhu said Thursday. Pagan, a sports copy editor at Postmedia in Hamilton. Mr. "Hey, whatever happened to po...

NFL Football Houston Texans at Minnesota Vikings Start Time, Betting Odds

He's also the first Viking to have two punt return touchdowns in one season. Houston is going without J.J. Watt, which will hurt a bit. Jadeveon Clowney recorded eight tackles and four tackles for a loss. The Vikings might use cornerback Xavie...

Mercedes technical chief rejects claims of sabotage

Hamilton complained of a lack of power early in FP1 and by the end of the session he was 0.215 seconds adrift of Rosberg. Red Bull and Ferrari battled for best of the race, but unless it rains on Sunday, Mercedes are still firm favourites to take...

Ross Fisher leads at halfway stage of Dunhill Links

Fisher carded seven birdies and three bogeys to take the lead after 36 holes, with Noren's compatriot Joakim Lagergren a shot back after following up his 66 on Carnoustie with a 68 at Kingsbarns that featured an eagle at the par-five third.

Cuba, USA Soccer Teams to Play Friendly Match

Green, who has struggled to gain playing time at Bayern Munich, scored his only other global goal against Belgium at the 2014 World Cup . GOLDEN OPPORTUNITY IN GOALKlinsmann has opened up a rare window of opportunity for the next generation of go...

Smith: Cowboys-Bengals could be a shootout

This is where I'm supposed to get specific. "I just like to play every play independently", said Prescott, "and do my best to focus in on every play". "But if you need a first down on third-and-14, throw it to Dez", said the Cowboys player, who ...

After a monthlong hiatus, Brady returns to Patriots

When asked what Brady's homecoming would mean for the Patriots , Bill Belichick opted not to "speculate" on a conference call with reporters . "I think Goodell should resign". Losing to Buffalo isn't a concern. New England's back end will continu...

Stones reveals individual talks with Southgate

And the team have done well, so I have to bide my time and take my chance. I didn't come in and say: 'I want to play here or there'. He knows the set up. "That's not me. As long as people around me, and my manager, are happy, then I'm happy". Whether...

US Wins Ryder Cup

Amid the insane scrum on the 18th green following the US winning its first Ryder Cup since 2008, captain Davis Love III walked to the hole and picked up a ball resting about a foot from the cup. "He had a tough go four years ago", said United States ...

Jose Mourinho slams football 'Einsteins' in no-nonsense retort to Manchester United criticism

Mourinho's side went in front at Northampton through Michael Carrick before Alex Revell's penalty levelled the scoreline, but United hit back in the second half thanks to goals from Ander Herrera and Marcus Rashford. "The game should be easier - we s...

Aqib Talib could still face discipline over shooting

Even with no charges filed, commissioner Roger Goodell can suspend the cornerback if he deems he violated the personal conduct policy. "I'm anxious about Julio Jones right now, I don't have time to worry about that other stuff". Talib didn't have sur...

Europeans rally to cut Americans' lead to 5-3 in Ryder Cup

You can't help but notice, however, that the European domination has coincided with Mickelson's prime. "He plays a very high-spin ball and I play a very low-spin ball, and we had to come up in two days with a solution". He's paired with his choice of...

Boy killed in S.C. school shooting to have superhero-themed funeral

A 14-year-old boy suspected in a SC schoolyard shooting last week faces a second murder charge after one of the victims from the incident died from his wounds, a prosecutor said on Monday. Adams also said a charge of attempted murder has been added a...

Reaction to Arnold Palmer's death on Sunday

It has been said many times over in so many ways, but beyond his vast talent, Arnold transcended our sport with an extraordinarily appealing personality and genuineness that connected with millions, truly making him a champion of the people.

Arsenal beats Burnley 1-0 after injury-time goal

For all their possession and the pretty patterns they weaved, Heaton had only been forced into one meaningful save when he smothered Sanchez's low shot in the 49th minute. "We're the minnows of the division and not got the spending power so we are le...

Martial Goal Not Enough As United Held

Allen said: "To go a goal behind against a team like that and get a point is a tough ask but we did it. We have not been picking up many points but you can see the effort". He said he would "look back at the video" to pick out his best save. "It ...

49ers offence stalls after fast start in loss to Cowboys

Which points to a Dallas offense that will rely heavily on its rushing attack on Sunday and, if recent history serves, a strong game from a 49ers defense that splinters on the road but has been sturdy at home. He passed for 317 yards while slinging...

Mauricio Pochettino is one of the best - Pep Guardiola

We are in the beginning of the season. "I enjoy watching Tottenham play now and since past year he has been doing an unbelievable job". I would prefer to lose points in the Premier League as you have time to make them back but the Champions League ...

Vermonters React to Anti-Pit Bull Bylaw Passed in Montreal

Pop singer and dog lover Cyndi Lauper has weighed in on Montreal's controversial decision to ban pit bulls, calling it "a sad day" in Montreal. Susan Hobbs from Indianapolis Animal Care services, Lisa Hanover-Payne and AJ Johnson from Casa Del Toro...

Klopp: Liverpool's many goalscorers a result of attacking style

His team was hit by an array of injuries last term, and ahead of tomorrow's trip to Swansea (12.30pm), the boss has warned his back-up stars to be on alert going forward. "We lost there previous year in a hard week for us, when we lost at Villarreal ...

Browns beaten up by injuries, then beaten by Dolphins in OT

There was a packed house (65,176) for the regular-season debut of renovated and newly-named Hard Rock Stadium. We'll see how Steen is listed on the injury reports this week. Not to mention the pass rush's inability to pressure Miami QB Ryan Tanne...

Arsenal Gun Down Chelsea At The Emirates

And it is this, he believes, which could see them utilise the three centre-back formation in the future. "He has matured, when a player survives this kind of disappointments, when you're promised at 16, what happened to him and the way he dealt wit...

Mickelson promises prepared US team at Ryder Cup

We've spent a lot of time together. This is the fourth Ryder Cup for McIlroy, who has yet to experience what it's like to lose on Sunday in singles or lose the Ryder Cup as a team. Jacklin led Europe on four occasions, going 2-1-1, winning for ...

Colin Kaepernick joins high school team for anthem protest

In August 2014, the last time the poll was taken, Kaepernick - who had led the 49ers to the NFC title game a season earlier - was "disliked a lot" by only 6 percent. Per Eric Branch of the San Francisco Chronicle , Kelly said Kaepernick is "...

Jürgen Klopp: Adam Lallana being rewarded for hard work at Liverpool

Everyone is striking back. Sturridge seems to be the first player replaced when things aren't going quite as well as his manager wants. A lot of quality. While Liverpool have been impressing in the way they press sides and seem to have a goal threa...

PSG's Serge Aurier says he will appeal against two-month prison sentence

The Ivory Coast global was also fined €600 (£520) by the Paris correctional tribunal, with a further €1,500 in costs. But the 23-year-old will not serve any time in prison as he is appealing his sentence which was less than one year. Earlier in Feb...

Chargers Rule Joey Bosa Out For Week 3

Though this time , there was no stunning comeback for the opposing team. "The training staff and coaches decided it was best if I didn't go out. and just worked in the training room and didn't make it out on the field". The next week they needed a d...

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Commonwealth Games: Durban will not host in 2022

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South Dakota State Faces Top Seed Gonzaga in NCAA Tournament

K-State was floating on the bubble the latter half of the season when it lost eight of 10 games, but two wins to conclude the regular season over TCU and Texas Tech helped their ca...

Howie Roseman delivers Christmas in March to Carson Wentz, Eagles fans

The Philadelphia Eagles introduced newly acquired wide receiver Alshon Jeffery during a press conference on Friday afternoon. They obviously have a very good wide receiver in T....

AJ Bouye will leave Houston, sign in Jacksonville

Teams were hopeful he could continue to play at the same high level he displayed in his contract season. Texans were extremely competitive in trying to keep A.J. The Texans repor...

Wenger makes insane decision to drop Alexis as Arsenal are humiliated again

Arsenal's only realistic hope of silverware this season is the FA Cup wheere they face Middlesbrough in the quarter-final. Wenger, who was pictured shaking hands with Sanchez be...

Stanford rallies to dethrone OSU; captutestaggering 12th tourney title

Kennedy Burke added 11 points, but second-leading scorer Monique Billings was 3 of 14 shooting and finished with six points. This team is deep, has National Basketball Association ...

Guardiola wants more City progress against Sunderland

Sunderland were dealt a blow after 69 minutes as Darren Gibson picked up and was replaced by former City midfielder, Jack Rodwell. Sergio Aguero's close-range effort separated t...

Leicester provided breathing room after 3-1 win over Hull

Clucas' first Premier League goal certainly halted the Leicester momentum as numerous moves broke down without the pinpoint accuracy they had exerted before the opener. After tha...

David Haye: I want to do maximum physical damage to Tony Bellew

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Aguero to hold talks with City in June over future

City manager Pep Guardiolas decision to play a virtually full-strength team paid off, with his side outclassing their opponents, who made nine changes to their first team, obviousl...

Doctors Without Borders Statement on WHO List of Antibiotic-Resistant "Priority Pathogens"

World Health Organization officials hope that this list we will spur research and development of new antibiotics. "The WHO list's high priority category includes CRE, or carbap...

David Wright may miss Opening Day after latest injury news

The Mets have some infield flexibility in Wright's absence, with Jose Reyes and Wilmer Flores taking the bulk of reps at third base previous year . He will be re-evaluated af...

Ljungberg leaves Arsenal to take up Wolfsburg role

Ljungberg leaves Arsenal to take up Wolfsburg role

The Dutchman takes over with the club two points above the relegation zone. The 54-year-old Jonker, who was last working for Arsenal's youth team, signed a deal to take over with...

Steelers place franchise tag on running back Le'Veon Bell

Steelers place franchise tag on running back Le'Veon Bell

According to a Monday afternoon report from Adam Schefter of ESPN, the Pittsburgh Steelers have placed their franchise tag on running back Le'Veon Bell. If not, he will make the ...