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Aguero charged for elbow on All White

Aguero has already scored six times in four appearances this season and helped City to set the Premier League pace by taking nine points from a possible nine. Aguero has until Wednesday at 6 p.m. BST to answer to the charge, but if he does not contes...

Lightning strike kills more than 300 reindeer in Norway

Among the more well-known animal lightning strike victims is a bison who resides at Neal Smith Wildlife Refuge in Iowa. Kjartan Knusten, a spokesman for the agency, said animals were occasionally killed by lightning but so many had never been rec...

Oliver Burke makes big-money move to Red Bull Leipzig

The club drew its historic first top-flight game 2-2 away to Hoffenheim yesterday. "He fits with the high pace and way of playing very well and will make his next sporting development step with us", Rangnick told the Bundesliga club's official site ...

No hiding, Arsenal want the title - Cech

Sanchez, who looked lively throughout, made it 2-0 when he scrambled home from an accurate Theo Walcott ball into the box. Asked about how good Ozil's performance was, Wenger replied: "Especially in the first half". We could have scored in the seco...

United States of America secures 15th Olympic gold in basketball, crushing Serbia 96-66

I've seen the losing side and I've seen what it's like to win three gold medals. This was the last gold medal of Rio 2016 and the 25th Olympic victory of Team USA, which also had ideal 8-0 records in 2008 Beijing and 2012 London. Brittney Griner, B...

Magnussen escapes big crash at Belgian GP with small injury

Magnussen's team-mate Jolyon Palmer, who is also desperate to prove to his bosses that he warrants a second year at Renault, finished 15th despite running as high as seventh in the early phase of Sunday's race. The Dane had to be taken to hospital fo...

Mike Phelan explains that Hull are looking forward to Manchester United fixture

The best of these came late in the first half when Curtis Davies had to block a Wayne Rooney shot after Juan Mata had skipped past Andrew Robertson. Rashford hit eight goals in 18 matches for United last season, having broken into the first team in...

Twins lose eighth straight

Plouffe hit his eighth homer of the season with two out in the first inning to give the Twins a 1-0 lead. For a day, all was right again for the now alone-in-first Blue Jays thanks to a 15-8 thumping over the visiting Minnesota Twins. "There's all...

Abreu leads White Sox HR parade in 9-3 rout of Mariners

Todd Frazier's 32nd home run in the seventh was one of eight hits off Hernandez until he left with the bases loaded. Mariners left-hander Ariel Miranda (1-1) sustained his first career loss after surrendering three runs on five hits in four innin...

Welp, Brazil Just Went And Charged Ryan Lochte

Brazil's Justice Department is summoning Lochte back to Rio to appear in court for a hearing about the incident, which he has since described as an "over-exaggeration". "There was no robbery", Rio de Janeiro Civil Police Chief Fernando Veloso said. ...

Texas teacher's viral 'no homework' note has lots talking

Her letter says "There will be no formally assigned homework this year". The teacher encourages parents to spend their evenings with their children. "Eat dinner as a family, read together, play outside, and get your child to bed early", she wrote.

LA Football Club's new $350 million stadium just got a name

The privately funded, purpose-built soccer stadium now under construction in South Los Angeles on the former site of aging Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena next to the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum is slated to open in two years. " Banc of Californi...

Barcelona transfer set to trigger move for Newcastle star

Claudio Bravo could be on his way out of Barcelona to City. Ter Stegen has the potential to be one of the world's elite 'keepers, and the sale of Bravo will help expedite his progression. "I'm convinced my brother thinks that Barca are doing the r...

With no deal, Chargers withdraw offer to first-rounder Bosa

Bosa has not reported to training camp due to disputes over when his signing bonus will be distributed. As of Wednesday, the team said they would restructure an offer now that they feel the rookie cannot contribute for the whole season without time...

Trevor Siemian named Broncos' starter for Week 3

Sanchez's reputation precedes him in regard to turning the ball over, while Siemian's notable interception Saturday night is fresh on everyone's mind. "A few weeks ago, I told coach that if it would help us, I'd be willing to play there", said Davis,...

Simone Biles will serve as US' Closing Ceremony flag bearer

If you enjoyed this story, read about The U.S. Women's Gymnastics Team or Simone Biles getting a kiss from Zac Efron. Unlike the opening ceremony, athletes file in altogether after the parade of flag bearers and not necessarily separated by country...

Antonio relieved to make amends with win

That opened up space at the back and seven minutes later Antonio rose at the far post to head home a beautifully flighted cross from Gokhan Tore. After scoring a late victor in West Ham's Premier League bow at London Stadium , Michail Antonio ...

Phelps and Lochte duke it out at Olympics for the last time

This comes despite Phelps' coach and others saying that the 2016 Olympics would be Phelps' last. The 21-year-old completed a backstroke sweep with a victory Thursday night in the 200 meters, extending his country's dominance of the events that ...

Barry the unlikely match-winner, Everton beats West Brom 2-1

Brendan Galloway will spend the rest of the season on loan at West Brom. As well as on the left side of defence, he can also play as a centre-back. Galloway, who began his career with MK Dons , joined the Toffees in 2014 on a five-year deal and ...

Gwen Jorgensen gives United States first Olympic gold in triathlon

I've been a bit sick and didn't know how I would feel today. Neither wanted to lead. She was eighth in Beijing and sixth in London. Now at her peak, Jorgensen prevailed for the 16th time in her last 18 top-level global races. Still, Jorgensen's tim...

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Area softball teams gearing up for spring — SPORTS SPOTLIGHT

She recorded three strikeouts and allowed one hit. A 5-run fifth inning was too much for Winchester too overcome Tuesday in its home opener as the Falcons lost an 8-4 decision to...

Ben Simmons Or Donovan Mitchell? Draymond Green Picks Rookie Of The Year

Simmons made his remarks about the Rookie of the Year race in an interview with ESPN on Saturday. Plenty weighed in to the original sweatshirt comment. "I really don't care", M...

Siria, allerta sulle rotte aeree nel Mediterraneo orientale

Preparati Russia perchè arriveranno belli, nuovi e intelligenti . Così il presidente degli Stati Uniti , Donald Trump , su Twitter, a proposito della situazione in Siria . A sco...

Here's what Verstappen had to say about Hamilton's criticism

Verstappen took the criticism in his stride, telling Dutch television Monday night: "You are full of adrenaline when you have just stepped out of your vehicle ". "From Max's positi...

John Cena Makes Peculiar Appearance After WrestleMania Loss to The Undertaker

Undertaker seemingly retired after last year's WrestleMania after a loss to Roman Reigns . Never let it be said that John Cena is a liar. WWE has kept the fight in suspe...

Nadal routs Zverev, Ferrer outlasts Kohlschreiber to lead Spain past Germany

The victor of the Valencia quarter-final will face either defending champions France or Italy for a place in the final. Ferrer needed almost five hours to defeat Kohlschreiber ...

Floyd Mayweather makes huge claim over potential fight with Conor McGregor

I spoke with SHOWTIME , I spoke with CBS. I spoke with CBS. When Floyd Mayweather tries to take the moral high ground, you know you've made a serious mistake. Since the fight,...

Antonio Conte 'frustrated,' says West Ham draw sums up Chelsea's season

However, striker Javier Hernandez is available after overcoming an illness. With fifth-placed Chelsea lagging 10 points behind fourth-placed Tottenham with only six games rem...

Max Holloway declared medically unfit, pulled from UFC 223 main event

The UFC has lost its main event for UFC 223 on Saturday at Barclays Center. It does mean, however, that a shock Iaquinta win would mean Ferguson [interim champion] and McGregor...

Conor McGregor Responds To UFC's Title-Stripping Threat With Vulgar Defiance

White confirmed that Ferguson would revert to being the number one contender with the victor at UFC 223 taking McGregor's belt. There's a warrant out for Conor McGregor aft...

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Kyrie Irving reportedly will not play in playoffs

Kyrie Irving reportedly will not play in playoffs

Irving, who suffered a patella fracture in the 2015 NBA Finals, had a procedure to remove a tension wire in his knee late last month after experiencing increasing discomfort. And ...

Robert Griffin III gets a surprising third chance

Robert Griffin III gets a surprising third chance

After sitting out last year, Griffin still made it clear in media interviews that he had a desire to play again, and said he came close to signing with Baltimore last year. Though ...

New England Patriots Deal Brandin Cooks To The Los Angeles Rams

New England Patriots Deal Brandin Cooks To The Los Angeles Rams

The Patriots have traded Cooks to the Rams for Los Angeles' first-round draft pick, 23rd overall. Cooks is the fourth former first-round pick the Rams have added to their r...

Notre Dame beats Mississippi State in NCAA Women's Championship with buzzer-beater

Notre Dame beats Mississippi State in NCAA Women's Championship with buzzer-beater

I will wear that maybe for the rest of my career. I'd prefer to just chalk this game up to a great game with a clutch shot giving all basketball fans something to talk about for a ...

Salah Strikes Late To Give Liverpool Victory At Palace

Salah Strikes Late To Give Liverpool Victory At Palace

Amazingly, the only teams Salah has failed to score against in the Premier League this season are Manchester United and Swansea. Former Reds forward Christian Benteke started the...