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James Harden, Mike D’Antoni: Rockets Are out of Rhythm vs. Timberwolves

Andy Clayton-King/Associated Press The Houston Rockets lost their commanding grip on their first-round playoff series against the Minnesota Timberwolves thanks to Saturday's 121-105 loss, and head coach Mike D'Antoni and guard James Harden pointed to a lack of rhythm...

Report: Patriots Expect Tom Brady, Rob Gronkowski Back Despite Retirement Talk

Charlie Neibergall/Associated Press Rest easy, New England Patriots fans—the team reportedly expects quarterback Tom Brady and tight end Rob Gronkowski to play during the 2018 season. Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk reported the news Sunday, citing "a source with...

Meet the man who’s survived a snake, bear and shark attack

Meet the man who's survived a snake, bear and shark attack By Soraya Auer BBC News 22 April 2018 Image copyright Dylan McWilliams They say bad luck comes in threes, and for Dylan McWilliams, a 20-year-old from Colorado, that has unfortunately proved true.The young...

Kris Bryant Exits Game After Being Hit in Head with Pitch in Scary Incident

John Minchillo/Associated Press Chicago Cubs star Kris Bryant was hit in the head by a pitch in the first inning of Sunday's game against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field and was forced to leave immediately. Nick Groke of The Athletic provided full details of the...

Steve Kerr: Stephen Curry Won’t Play ‘Anytime Soon,’ No Timetable for Return

Noah Graham/Getty Images The Golden State Warriors have yet to set a return date for star point guard Stephen Curry, head coach Steve Kerr told reporters Sunday. Kerr said Curry's recovery from a sprained MCL is going according to plan but that Curry is "not going to...

She Tried To Report On Climate Change. Sinclair Told Her To Be More “Balanced.”

Sinclair Broadcast Group executives reprimanded and ultimately ousted a local news reporter who refused to seed doubt about man-made climate change and “balance” her stories in a more conservative direction.Her account, detailed in company documents she...

EPL Table: 2018 Premier League Standings After Sunday’s Week 35 Matches

Shaun Botterill/Getty Images Arsenal started manager Arsene Wenger's sendoff in style by marking the Frenchman's penultimate home game in charge with a 4-1 win over West Ham United in the Premier League on Sunday. The same day featured champions Manchester City also...

Arsene Wenger Discusses Arsenal Exit, Club’s Next Manager, Criticism and More

Shaun Botterill/Getty Images Arsene Wenger believes he will leave Arsenal in a "very strong position" as he discussed his decision to step down at the end of this season following 22 years in charge. Wenger, who was speaking after his side beat West Ham United 4-1 at...

Cavaliers News: Tristan Thompson Will Play off the Bench vs. Pacers in Game 4

Jason Miller/Getty Images After playing him a grand total of two minutes in the first three games, Cleveland Cavaliers coach Ty Lue told reporters Tristan Thompson will see increased playing time off the bench in Sunday's Game 4 matchup against the Indiana Pacers....

Kawhi Leonard Trade Rumors: Gregg Popovich Prefers Move to Teams in East

Eric Gay/Associated Press If the San Antonio Spurs trade Kawhi Leonard this summer, don't expect it to be a direct competitor. Mark Heisler of the OC Register reported Gregg Popovich prefers any Leonard trade involves sending him to an Eastern Conference team. The...

Russell Westbrook on Ricky Rubio: ‘I’m Gonna Shut That S–t off Next Game’

Rick Bowmer/Associated Press Utah Jazz guard Ricky Rubio dropped a triple-double (26 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists) on the Oklahoma City Thunder in Utah's 115-102 win on Saturday, and after the game, Thunder guard Russell Westbrook didn't seem inclined to let it...

At Least Four People Are Dead After A Shooting In A Waffle House Outside Nashville

A manhunt is underway for a gunman who opened fire at a Waffle House restaurant near Nashville early Sunday morning, killing at least four people and wounding two more.Nashville Police Department said that the man opened fire at 3:25 am, local time at the restaurant...

Naked gunman kills three in Nashville Waffle House

Naked gunman kills three in Nashville Waffle House 22 April 2018 Image copyright Nashville Police Department Image caption The shooting occurred in the small hours of Sunday in a suburb of Nashville A nude gunman has killed three people at a Waffle House in Nashville,...

Cowboys Rumors: Byron Jones’ 5th-Year Contract Option Expected to Be Picked Up

Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images Safety Byron Jones will reportedly stay with the Dallas Cowboys in 2019, as the team is expected to pick up the fifth-year option on his rookie contract, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL.com. Jones will earn $ 6.2 million in his fifth...

Adrien Broner Makes Racist Remark About Mexicans After Jessie Vargas Fight

Mike Stobe/Getty Images Adrien Broner and Jessie Vargas was declared a majority draw on Saturday evening, and after the fight, Broner was asked if he'd like to face Jessie Vargas again and responded in a controversial manner.  "Hell yes," he responded, per Nina...

PSG Transfer News: Ryan Sessegnon Linked in Latest Rumours

Catherine Ivill/Getty Images Paris Saint-Germain are said to be in the hunt for Fulham sensation Ryan Sessegnon and are confident of landing the player at the end of the campaign. According to Scott Wilson of the Sunday Express, there is serious interest in the...

Manchester United Transfer News: Latest on Anthony Martial Exit Rumours

GLYN KIRK/Getty Images Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is reportedly ready to sanction the sale of forward Anthony Martial this summer. According to Duncan Castles of the Sunday Times, the Portuguese coach will not stand in the way of the France international...

Barcelona Transfer News: Latest on Andres Iniesta Exit Rumours

Quality Sport Images/Getty Images Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta has said he will confirm whether or not he will leave the club this summer at some point this week. The Blaugrana great left the pitch in tears on Saturday at the Wanda Metropolitano, as Barca...

Colin Kaepernick: NFL quarterback receives Amnesty award for race protests

Kaepernick led the San Francisco 49ers to the 2013 Super BowlFormer San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has received Amnesty International's highest honour for his protests against racial injustice.The human rights organisation said Kaepernick "chooses to...

One Starter Every NBA Team Must Replace This Summer

0 of 30 Andrew D. Bernstein/Getty Images All 30 NBA teams want to get better, and though the path to improvement is complicated and context-dependent, one of the best ways to make a leap is to improve the starting lineup. Because even the strongest starting fives have...

PFA Awards 2018: Date, Time, Live Stream, TV Info and Nominees List

Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images The standout individuals from the 2017-18 season will be recognised on Sunday at the Professional Football Association Awards. The Men's Player of the Year gong has got plenty talking in the buildup to the event, with Manchester City...

UFC Fight Night 128 Results: The Real Winners and Losers

Patrick Smith/Zuffa LLC/Getty Images The book on Edson Barboza is that he dislikes pressure, especially from a grappler. Another chapter was written Saturday in this main event in Atlantic City, as Kevin Lee established himself as a true force to be reckoned with in...

MMA Fighter Hits Opponent with a Savage Slam Leaving Him Unconscious

FloCombat @FloCombat Welp. #KOP61 just produced the #MMA highlight of the evening. Whatchu think, @GHurricane? https://t.co/sEeIgzNgXC KnockOut Promotions lived up to its name on Saturday evening in Grand Rapids, Michigan, at the Deltaplex Arena. Lightweight Zack Shaw...

Sean Manaea Strikes Out 10 En Route to No-Hitter vs. Scorching Hot Red Sox

John Hefti/Associated Press Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Sean Manaea became the first pitcher this season to throw a no-hitter and slow down the Boston Red Sox in a 3-0 win on Saturday night. Manaea only allowed three baserunners on two walks and one error by...

Jimmy Butler, Timberwolves Cruise Past James Harden Rockets to Make Series 2-1

David Sherman/Getty Images Jimmy Butler scored 28 points, Jeff Teague added 23 more and Karl-Anthony Towns posted 18 points and 16 rebounds as the Minnesota Timberwolves defeated the Houston Rockets 121-105 in Game 3 of their first-round NBA playoff series at the...

Europa League Trophy Undamaged After Being Stolen out of Car at Event in Mexico

Martin Meissner/Associated Press The Europa League Trophy was stolen in Mexico, but it has been returned and is undamaged, according to the Associated Press (via NBC Sports). The Guanajuato state prosecutor's office originally said Friday the item was stolen from a...

Marcus Morris Fined $15,000 for Publicly Criticizing Refs After Game 3

Darren Hauck/Associated Press Boston Celtics forward Marcus Morris was assessed a $ 15,000 fine for publicly criticizing the officials Friday after his team's Game 3 loss to the Milwaukee Bucks, per Jared Weiss of The Athletic. "I can't even speak on it, man," Morris...

Bernie Forces Ask Clinton And Top Democrats To Recommit To Cutting Superdelegates

Andrew Harnik / AP A top Bernie Sanders official is asking Democratic leaders, including Hillary Clinton, to sign a draft letter recommitting to vastly shrinking or effectively eliminating the party’s controversial “superdelegates” system — and...

Thunder Beat Lightning 59-34 in 2018 Oregon Spring Game; CJ Verdell 2 TDs

David Becker/Getty Images The offense proved to once again be well ahead of the defense as the Thunder earned a 59-34 win over the Lightning in the 2018 Oregon spring game at Autzen Stadium on Saturday. Unlike most intrasquad exhibitions, this battle matched up the...

A Former Texas Official Asked A Biracial Harvard Admit Whether He Got In On “Merit Or Quota”

Johnson, who's 18 and from Marina, California, got his Harvard acceptance last month. He was also accepted to several other schools, including Cornell, Dartmouth, Brown, and UCLA."Harvard has been my dream school since I was little," Johnson told BuzzFeed News.As soon...

Valero Texas Open 2018: Andrew Landry, Zach Johnson Share Lead After Round 3

Michael Reaves/Getty Images Andrew Landry and Zach Johnson will head into the final round of the 2018 Valero Texas Open tied for the lead, sitting 13 strokes under par after Round 3 Saturday. The two Americans sit one stroke ahead of Trey Mullinax, who set a course...

The Five Most Heartwarming Moments Of Barbara Bush’s Funeral

George and Barbara met when she was just 16, and he 17."He was the only boy she ever kissed," said Jon Meacham, a historian and presidential biographer, who spoke at the funeral. Son Jeb Bush said he had a "front row seat to the most amazing love story." He recalled a...

Austin Powers actor Verne Troyer dies aged 49

Austin Powers actor Verne Troyer dies aged 49 21 April 2018 Image copyright PA Image caption The actor appeared on a number of films and reality TV shows Verne Troyer, who is best known for playing Mini-Me in the Austin Powers films, has died at the age of 49.Troyer...

Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez Lead Barcelona to Copa Del Rey Win vs. Sevilla

PIERRE-PHILIPPE MARCOU/Getty Images Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi both scored as Barcelona won the 2018 Copa del Rey with a comprehensive 5-0 win over Sevilla at Wanda Metropolitano on Saturday. Andres Iniesta also scored in what may be his last appearance in this...

Actor Verne Troyer, Who Played Mini Me In Austin Powers, Has Died

Actor Verne Troyer, who shot to fame portraying Mini Me in the Austin Powers films, died on Saturday.His official Facebook page confirmed the news."It is with great sadness and incredibly heavy hearts to write that Verne passed away today," a statement posted his...

Matt Harvey Sent to Mets Bullpen Day After Saying He Is Starting Pitcher

Jim McIsaac/Getty Images Matt Harvey may consider himself a starting pitcher, but the New York Mets are making him a reliever. Per James Wagner of the New York Times, Mets manager Mickey Callaway announced Saturday that Harvey will move to the bullpen as Jason Vargas...







Meet the man who’s survived a snake, bear and shark attack

Meet the man who's survived a snake, bear and shark attack By Soraya Auer BBC News 22 April 2018 Image copyright Dylan McWilliams They say bad luck comes in threes, and for Dylan McWilliams, a 20-year-old from Colorado, that has unfortunately proved true.The young...

Naked gunman kills three in Nashville Waffle House

Naked gunman kills three in Nashville Waffle House 22 April 2018 Image copyright Nashville Police Department Image caption The shooting occurred in the small hours of Sunday in a suburb of Nashville A nude gunman has killed three people at a Waffle House in Nashville,...

The Five Most Heartwarming Moments Of Barbara Bush’s Funeral

George and Barbara met when she was just 16, and he 17."He was the only boy she ever kissed," said Jon Meacham, a historian and presidential biographer, who spoke at the funeral. Son Jeb Bush said he had a "front row seat to the most amazing love story." He recalled a...

Austin Powers actor Verne Troyer dies aged 49

Austin Powers actor Verne Troyer dies aged 49 21 April 2018 Image copyright PA Image caption The actor appeared on a number of films and reality TV shows Verne Troyer, who is best known for playing Mini-Me in the Austin Powers films, has died at the age of 49.Troyer...

Barbara Bush funeral: 1,500 people attend service in Texas

Barbara Bush funeral: 1,500 people attend service in Texas 21 April 2018 Image copyright Reuters Image caption Former first lady Barbara Bush died on Wednesday The funeral of former first lady Barbara Bush is about to begin, with an estimated 1,500 mourners in...

Is Earth’s ozone layer still at risk? 5 questions answered

Editor’s note: Curbing damage to Earth’s protective ozone layer is widely viewed as one of the most important successes of the modern environmental era. Earlier this year, however, a study reported that ozone concentrations in the lower level of the stratosphere had...

Market forces are driving a clean energy revolution in the US

Transforming U.S. energy systems away from coal and toward clean renewable energy was once a vision touted mainly by environmentalists. Now it is shared by market purists. Today, renewable energy resources like wind and solar power are so affordable that they’re...

Meet The Very Good Dog Bringing Comfort To The Bill Cosby Jury

She's a five-year-old fox red Labrador retriever on assignment at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Pennsylvania. Turks is specially trained and certified to appear in courtrooms, where she often snuggles next to victims, especially children, to help them get...

Cory Booker Wants The Social Justice Mantle On Marijuana

Eric Thayer / Reuters Cory Booker brought his campaign to make legalized marijuana a centerpiece of the movements for social and racial justice to Al Sharpton’s annual convention, a notable venue ahead of the 2020 campaign.Marijuana, Booker told the assembled...

Liberia warlord jailed for 30 years in US

Liberia warlord 'Jungle Jabbah' jailed for 30 years in the US 20 April 2018 Image copyright Chase Walker/Civitas Maxima Image caption A sketch of "Jungle Jabbah", whose conviction has been lauded as a milestone for global justice A Liberian warlord known as "Jungle...

PSG Transfer News: Ryan Sessegnon Linked in Latest Rumours

Catherine Ivill/Getty Images Paris Saint-Germain are said to be in the hunt for Fulham sensation Ryan Sessegnon and are confident of landing the player at the end of the campaign. According to Scott Wilson of the Sunday Express, there is serious interest in the...

One Starter Every NBA Team Must Replace This Summer

0 of 30 Andrew D. Bernstein/Getty Images All 30 NBA teams want to get better, and though the path to improvement is complicated and context-dependent, one of the best ways to make a leap is to improve the starting lineup. Because even the strongest starting fives have...

UFC Fight Night 128 Results: The Real Winners and Losers

Patrick Smith/Zuffa LLC/Getty Images The book on Edson Barboza is that he dislikes pressure, especially from a grappler. Another chapter was written Saturday in this main event in Atlantic City, as Kevin Lee established himself as a true force to be reckoned with in...

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