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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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Free agent DB McCourty signs 2-year deal with Browns

Cleveland offers excellent opportunity for playing time, as the rebuilding Browns have questionable veteran depth and surprisingly little young talent for as many draft picks as ...

Man Utd boss Mourinho blasts Real Madrid

The Real Madrid forward surpassed Jimmy Greaves' tally of 366 goals in Europe's top five leagues, netting his 367th and 368th in a 4-1 win over Celta Vigo in La Liga on Wednesd...

Indians call up former No. 1 pick Zimmer from minors

He was rated as the Indians' third-best prospect earlier this year by ESPN's Keith Law. The Indians have promoted their top prospect in Bradley Zimmer ahead of Tuesday night's g...

Former MotoGP champion Hayden hit by car in Italy

The Kentuckian was then transferred to hospital in Cesena further treatment and possible surgery, World Superbike reports. "There are no substantial changes from what was communi...

Si Woo Kim to leave golf for military service

But, while McNealy was preparing to lead Stanford in a National Collegiate Athletics Association regional tournament that started yesterday, Kim turned back the deepest field in pr...

Chelsea close in on title and condemn Boro to relegation

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte during the press conference. "I'm pleased for him, because I saw this season he put himself in this team in every moment, if he played and if he di...

Jeter's Jersey Retirement Sets Season High for MLB Ticket Sales

Jordan published a letter to Jeter in The Players' Tribune as a way to honor Jeter's legacy, which will be cemented Sunday when his number is retired at Yankee Stadium. "I got t...

Barcelona vs. Las Palmas live stream

He's not a right-back either, though. "But we have left signs of what our team has been capable of through the season". He said: " Barcelona have the league title at stake and...

Liverpool: Reds will learn - Wijnaldum

For instance, DraftKings and FanDuel have both posted slates featuring the three 10 a.m. kickoffs Saturday, plus the late game between Arsenal and Stoke City. Champions League-...

Simona Halep wins second straight Madrid Open title

Can Mladenovic make it three out of three? or will Halep resume normality? When the key moments came, Halep seems more prepared. The match looked to be a quick affair once ...

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ESPN Cleveland host fired for saying Browns rookie on drugs

The dialogue began with Parr insisting that Peppers won't make it beyond his first year in the NFL. "So I'm not going to get into that", Peppers said via Mary Kay Cabot of Clevelan...

Koeman: Everton will sell star if contract deadline not met

Asked if Barkley continuing to delay his decision is a concern, Koeman replied: "No, because I like to work with players who like to stay and we are already trying to get players i...

Warriors move on with a sweep of the Trail Blazers

Warriors move on with a sweep of the Trail Blazers

That led to the Warriors putting up a historic 45 points in the first quarter, tying for the most points in an National Basketball Association playoffs first quarter ever. "He's o...

Llorente silences critics to lift Swansea out of bottom three

Champions Leicester City finally ensured their safety with a 3-0 victory at home to Watford, while Stoke City and Bournemouth will be playing top-flight football next season after ...

James scores 35, Cavs take 3-0 lead with 115-94 victory

Game 3 was a nice step in the right direction, though. Despite his best efforts, he wasn't able to go on Friday night. "See how I feel, see how the ankle feels and go from there"...