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Trump says he's putting political neck on line in Ala. race

Trump is in Huntsville campaigning for unusual, who was appointed in February to temporarily fill the seat that opened up when Jeff Sessions became attorney g...


Focus turns to FA after Mark Sampson's sacking raises questions of competence

The Football Association was warned about employing England women's manager Mark Sampson before he got the job, it has been claimed. The FA said the repor...


Agreement reached for Diego Costa to return to Atletico

Atletico are in the midst of a transfer ban, so Costa would be unable to feature for the club until January. They are now in the middle of a transfer ban whic...


Klopp: Liverpool could have won every game

Liverpool's week worsened further as they were held to a draw at home by a sturdy Burnley side - a result which they might not have fathomed. Klopp insis...


Singapore Grand Prix gets new four-year F1 deal

Qualifying will be on Saturday, Sept. 16, and motorsports fans in the United States can watch it live on CNBC at 9 a.m. ET. After a three-race points scorin...


Canelo vs. Golovkin: Predictions from LA Times writers

Tonight, Saul "Canelo" Alvarez and Gennady "GGG" Golovkin will trade shots for the unified WBA (Super), WBC, IBF, The Ring magazine, and lineal middleweig...


Hurricane Jose gains some strength, still Category 1 status

It has maximum sustained winds of 70 miles per hour and is moving west-northwest at 7 miles per hour, according to the advisory. The swells generated by Jose ...


Golovkin and Canelo arrive in Las Vegas

Defensively, Alvarez is the better fighter by a small margin. "It's awesome to be in Las Vegas ". It was only moments after the judges' decision was read...


Two Hizbul militants killed, one arrested during encounter in J&K's Kulgam district

Security forces killed two terrorists in an encounter in Kulgam district while the third militants surrendered. The slain terrorists were identified as Dawood ...


Terrorist attack police party, one cop killed

The total cost of PMDP is Rs 80,068 crores that includes 63 projects. Home Minister said the rehabilitation package for Jammu migrants has been implemented un...


Hingis & Murray sweep second straight mixed Slam at US Open

Venus's main focus at Flushing Meadows had ben the men's doubles but he and Harrison lost in the first round, denting their shot at qualifying for the year-endi...


Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Jimmy Nelson out for rest of season

On Friday, Counsell and general manager David Stearns acted like they weren't bothered by the Cubs' request to change the day's gametime to give them more res...


US Open 2017: Superb Kevin Anderson reaches first Grand Slam final

Kevin Anderson became the first South African to reach the US Open final in the Open era and his reward is a match against world No1 Rafael Nadal on Sunday...


Isaiah Thomas' letter to Boston will give you all the feels

His other son talked about why he is sad to move to Cleveland. It may not be that Thomas is not a good defender it just makes it hard when you are six inches ...


Wisconsin No. 9 in latest AP Poll Top 25

MI ultimately hurdles three teams in the latest polls: Wisconsin (stays put at No. 9), Florida State (goes from No. 3 to No. 10), and Oklahoma State (goes fro...


Vandeweghe tops Safarova for 1st US Open quarter

Pliskova must reach the final to retain her top spot atop the WTA rankings, while on the men's side, Federer needs to win to have a shot at claiming the No 1 ra...


Lukaku excited for Zlatan return

Manchester United will commence their 2017-18 UEFA Champions League campaign in just eight days when they host FC Basel in group play. The Swedish stri...


Cleveland police plan on protesting NFL national anthem demonstrations by boycotting anthem

Yes, how dare they show appreciation for the armed forces while defending their players' rights to use the freedoms the armed forces and police always brag abou...


Carreno Busta sweeps into US Open quarterfinals

It's really different to the other courts. "I can not describe it". The Canadian gained entry to his home event at the Montreal Masters only to shock the world ...


The Tom Herman era is off to a rocky start

The Longhorns had five penalties in the first two quarters - three which directly stopped drives - and Buechele was sacked three times . Any thought of a res...


Jake Olson, USC's blind long-snapper, makes first career appearance

But in the fourth quarter, he was subbed in to execute the long snap for the extra point attempt. Late in the game against Western Michigan with victory in ...


Liverpool sign Oxlade-Chamberlain from Arsenal

The transfer window closes on Thursday at 11pm United Kingdom time . Chelsea had agreed a fee with Arsenal for the England global earlier in the week, ...


Mariners get pitching, acquire Mike Leake from Cardinals

The Mariners acquired right-hander Mike Leake from the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday for minor league infielder Rayder Ascanio as Seattle tries to bo...


Tottenham confirm the signing of Argentine defender Juan Foyth from Estudiantes

The 19-year-old has been a top target for Spurs throughout the transfer window, although negotiations moved slowly despite Estudiantes president Juan Sebast...


Alabama-Florida State Flashback to 2007 Showdown

It isn't a rival like Florida or Miami - it isn't for an ACC crown like a game against Clemson. After notching the game-winning goal that knocked off No. Pe...


US Open 2017: Naomi Osaka arrives with win over Angelique Kerber

In the day's other matches, Czech 23rd seed Barbora Strycova dispatched Misaki Doi 6-1 6-3, Yanina Wickmayer upset 28th-ranked Lesya Tsurenko 6-3 6-1, and So...


Cowboys Jerry States Support Of Zeke Arbitrator Harold Henderson

His appeal hearing is set for Tuesday in NY. "I wouldn't do "a what if" on that, " said Jones of the possible results of the process. Jones was asked whethe...


Dustin Johnson clinches play-off to win Northern Trust

Johnson, who closed with a bogey-free, 4-under 66 to finish at 13 under, birdied the 13th and 15th holes and never made a bogey all week on the back nine. He fi...


NFL Notes: Kizer to start next preseason game

There was more, including: "I thought he handled things really well", and "I thought he managed the team well, did some really good things", and "He has the rig...


Sharapova to meet Halep in first round at US Open

Halep has previously spoken out against tournaments inviting Sharapova, saying at the Russian's comeback event in Stuttgart in April: "For the kids, for the you...