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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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Many Bostonians Will Be Pulling For Conor McGregor In Floyd Mayweather Fight

Conor McGregor's biggest disclosed fight purse in the UFC was $3m for his second fight with Nate Diaz, but the Dubliner is set to make ten times that amount when he steps into...

Blake Bortles announced as Jacksonville Jaguars starting quarterback, beating out Chad Henne

Through two preseason games this season, Bortles is 11 of 18 for 81 yards with no touchdowns and no picks, while Henne is 11-16 for 183 yards with one TD. Both Bortles and Chad He...

Giants' Beckham, Jr. Could Miss Season Opener vs. Cowboys

The Beckham injury is more severe than the Sterling Shepard sprained ankle that scared the Giants early in training camp - Shepard was running less than a week after going ...

Nasri quits Man City

Nasri, who has always been on the fringes of the Citizens squad, spent last season on loan at La Liga side Sevilla, despite being asked to remain at the Etihad by manager Pep Guar...

Winning Numbers Drawn for $430 Million Powerball

This is the 19th straight time the drawing has come up flat. According to the Powerball website , the one-time cash payout on Thursday for the jackpot now would be $324.2 millio...

Richard Perez compares Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz's chances against Floyd Mayweather

McGregor manoeuvred his way into such a lucrative fight partly through his clever use of social media, but after insisting he found the videos "light-hearted", he became defensive...

Maria Sharapova awarded main draw wildcard at US Open

Sharapova was already guaranteed a place in the qualifying draw at Flushing Meadows by virtue of her world ranking of No 148. "Her suspension under the terms of the tennis anti-...

Transfer revolution: Window to shut before Premier League season starts next year

Barcelona would not be bound by a Premier League deadline, nor would the likes of Real Madrid, Paris Saint-Germain or Bayern Munich, so England's most powerful clubs would find the...

Sergio Aguero strikes as Manchester City spoil Brighton's Premier League debut

Former Manchester City and Everton defender Sylvain Distin believes Pep Guardiola's transfer business could be a gamble as a number of new recruits have arrived without Prem...

Former Big Spring Steer Ryan Tannehill will have season-ending ACL surgery

Tannehill left the Dolphins' practice on Thursday after his knee appeared to buckle in a non-contact situation. Miami and fellow quarterback Jay Cutler agreed to a one...

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Chelsea Offer £25 Million For Arsenal Midfielder

Chelsea Offer £25 Million For Arsenal Midfielder

Chelsea have increased their offer for Arsenal winger Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, according to the Daily Star . Manchester United are not understood to be interested in Oxlade-C...

There's a new Conor McGregor song and it's VERY catchy

There's a new Conor McGregor song and it's VERY catchy

Mayweather said that it made him think about those who fought for civil rights and what they had to deal with. With the long-anticipated fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. "...

Vince Wilfork announces retirement in tweet sponsored by grilling company

Vince Wilfork announces retirement in tweet sponsored by grilling company

Wilfork, shirtless and adorned in denim overalls sporting his number 75, can be seen dancing and pulling ribs from a Kingsford smoker. Wilfork started as a first-round pick in ...

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Ravens Meeting "Resistance" From Owner Steve Bisciotti Regarding Signing Colin Kaepernick

Kaepernick has become a polarizing figure after he protested the national anthem last season and he has been unable to find a new job since. Bisciotti wouldn't be the only Natio...

White Sox place Willy Garcia on 7-day DL with concussion

White Sox place Willy Garcia on 7-day DL with concussion

A more serious injury would definitely be a step back for Moncada. However, the White Sox have just released statements that sure seem like best-case scenarios - so far - for t...