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James, Curry voted captains, to draft NBA All-Star Game teams

Durant has a strong case for winning the MVP over the first half of the season, and he's being rewarded with a starting spot in the All-Star Game. While fan vot...


Australian Open 2018 - Aljaz Bedene vs Roger Federer Preview

That's what happened for me a year ago. Reports claimed six-time champion Novak Djokovic had asked to play his match with Gael Monfils in the middle of ...


Halifax doesn't make the cut for Amazon's new $5-billion headquarters

The extra space will help the rapidly growing company, which had almost 542,000 employees at the end of September, a 77 percent jump from the year before. Among...


Video Assistant Referee branded a 'shambles' in Chelsea's FA Cup win

Antonio Conte insisted that the video assistant refereeing (VAR) system must be improved after watching his nine-man Chelsea team narrowly overcome Norwic...


As scandal escalates, USA Gymnastics cuts ties with Karolyi Ranch

Judge Rosemarie Aquilina has listened to more than 60 victims this week, but there are more to come Friday. She was 16 and an elite gymnast at the MSU trainin...


Wawrinka happy to be back, but still feeling pain

Tennys Sandgren advances to the third round at a Grand Slam for the first time in his career. . Her birthday gift? A blockbuster clash with 2008 victor Maria Sh...


Arsenal line-up didn't boost Bournemouth, insists Howe

Sanchez, who is the subject of a January move to either Manchester City or Manchester United , has six months left on his contract and Gunners manager Arsene...


Simon Harris makes powerful Eighth Amendment speech as he opens "historic" debate

Mr Varadkar said: "We would find ourselves in a very unusual situation if we repealed the Eighth Amendment only to find out that there are other rights to life ...


NBA All-Star Game 2018 Rosters: Starters, Snubs and Predictions for Reserves

The teams will be picked by two captains in a pick-up game situation. The other starters named for the Eastern Conference along with Embiid and James are Milw...


James Harden Voted 2018 NBA All-Star Game Starter

Both James and Curry will make their first four picks from the pool of starters, but they don't have to stick to conference affiliation in choosing their roster...


Are you serious: City can still slip up - Jones

Manchester United face a trip to Burnley on Saturday and will hope to close the gap further to nine points before Manchester City host Newcastle United at ...


Jags RB Leonard Fournette Says Car Accident Was Caused By Steelers Fan

And although the family had a fun time taking pictures with the celebrity they just rear-ended, it may be a little less entertaining when the insurance claim la...


Desert fox Stephen Gallacher makes early raid in Abu Dhabi

Despite being two-under early on, Johnson had to settle for a one-over 72 - the same score he opened with a year ago when finishing just a shot behind Fleetwood...


Manchester United open contract talks with David de Gea

This series of results led to the sacking of manager Mark Hughes from the Stoke hot seat as Hughes joins the growing list of sacked Coaches in the Premier Le...


Auburn University announces hiring of new athletics director

He played baseball while at school at Notre Dame and was a minor league outfielder for the New York Yankees for four seasons. Greene is one of the youngest ...


49ers get a cornerback in ESPN's Mel Kiper's first NFL Draft mock

Kiper Jr. shook up the common perception of the mock draft, slotting Wyoming quarterback Josh Allen at No. 1 to the Browns, while leaving USC quarterback Sam...


OKC Thunder Look For 3-Game Streak

The shorthanded Lakers battled early on, but the talent of the Thunder eventually took over in the second half. The Oklahoma City Thunder are still dealin...


GoDaddy, NASCAR's Danica Patrick reunite for farewell races

Bringing a sponsor to the table significantly increases her chances of working out a deal with any team to compete in these two events. "GoDaddy was there for m...


Patriots say Jaguars better back up Super Bowl guarantee

Brady has shown up on the injury report several times throughout the season with various shoulder and Achilles injuries. Boston-based teams have been to 14...


Sharapova staying grounded after Melbourne win

A 6-2, 6-1, 6-4 loss to 97th-ranked Tennys Sandgren in the second round was his earliest exit in a decade here. Djokovic, who won five of the six titles from ...


Australian Open day two: Federer, Djokovic and Konta progress to second round

Federer's amusing reply garnered the biggest applause yet, with the crowd whooping and whistling as he was able to finally match Ferrell's banter. "I was th...


Grandson of Kansas State coach Bill Snyder dies

According to the Wichita Eagle , police spokeswoman Hali Rowland said that they are now investigating an unattended death. No one else was injured and no foul ...


Rodchenkov to testify as CAS hears Russian doping appeals

It had received applications from 42 Russians appealing against their lifetime Olympic bans following doping offences at the 2014 Winter Games. The IOC announ...


Liverpool FC's Marko Grujic signs for Cardiff City

The 21-year-old, who has featured six times in all competitions for the Reds this term, will wear the No 24 shirt during his loan spell. But, with Liverpool ...


Blues closing in on landing Roma defender Emerson Palmieri in £20m deal

The 23-year-old had just returned from a knee ligament issue, though like fellow former Roma defender Antonio Rudiger, he recovered from it rather quickly in ju...


Bay area men among 9 charged in FSU fraternity pledge death

Coffey, a junior at the university, was found on November 3, 2017, at an off-campus house following a night of partying. "The brothers, pledges and (fraternit...


Two European clubs are interested in signing Daniel Sturridge

Sturridge has found himself surplus to requirements at Anfield this season, making only nine league appearances, and Liverpool would prefer permanent offers for...


Umpire Keothavong gets hit in the head by Troicki

It may have been a straight sets victory, but even for Nick Kyrgios , this was a odd tennis match. Kyrgios created just one break point opportunity for himse...


Grinch to rescue of Toys R Us

The UK arm of the US-based toy retailer put forward a new proposal that aims to eliminate the pension shortfall during a meeting with the Pension Protection F...


World No.1 Halep in cruise control at Open

On a searing hot day at Melbourne Park when the temperature hit 40 Celsius (104 Fahrenheit), No. 9 Wawrinka, No. 7 David Goffin and No. 13 Sam Querrey were th...


Manchester United, Manchester City Won't Face FA Action for Fight in Tunnel

Pogba put in a awful performance, which included an incident that some labeled as diving . The Football Association has said it will take no action over the...


Barcelona announce new deal for long-serving defender Gerard Pique

Barcelona defender, Gerard Pique, has signed a new five-year-contract extension with the LaLiga giants. The Catalan club confirmed the new deal on Thursday on...


Splash brothers rain 3's in win vs Bulls

Dunn did not return for the remainder of the game, and the Bulls lost 119-112. And then the Warriors coasted - and I mean coasted - to the finish line, winn...


Grigor Dimitrov survives thriller with battling qualifier Mackenzie McDonald to progress

Seed slayers Belinda Bencic and Zhang Shuai, who ousted Venus Williams and Sloane Stephens in the opening round, were knocked out by Thai qualifier Luksika Kumk...


Kawhi Leonard Out Indefinitely Continuing Quad Rehab

BC-BKN-Spurs-Leonard Out, 2nd Ld-Writethru, 434 Spurs' Leonard out indefinitely to continue injury rehabAP Photo NY170Eds: Updates with details, quotes. Leonard...


Konta crashes out in shock Aus Open defeat to lucky loser

Pera was not a player to be taken lightly - she rose almost 200 ranking places in 2017, finishing at World No. 127 a year ago. "I didn't play very much in the...


Su-Wei Hsieh Stuns Garbine Muguruza in Straight Sets Victory

Pacing slowly near the baseline, Su-Wei Hsieh pressed pause on this sweaty Australian Open battle. However, Muguruza had never played against the crafty style o...


Virat Kohli Named ICC Test and ODI Team Captain

He also regained a trophy he had won for the first time in 2012 as he was named ODI player of the year as well. Three White Ferns were recognised in the ICC's...


NI could see 15cm of snow over coming days

The warnings, which cover Central Scotland, Tayside, Fife, southern Scotland, Lothian and Borders, Strathclyde and Northern Ireland, are valid from 3pm on Tuesd...


Austin Rivers: Trevor Ariza and I 'have no problems' following chat

Ariza had been ejected from the game, along with the Clippers' Blake Griffin . The NBA interviewed approximately 20 people as part of their investigation in...


Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu meets baby Moshe at Nariman house in Mumbai

He was later taken to Chabad House in south Mumbai where on Thursday he will join Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for the unveiling of a memoria...


India 35/3 at stumps on Day 4

The third and last match of the Test series will be played from January 24-28 at New Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg. They were far superior to us in the fiel...


FC Barcelona lose the derby to Espanyol

And Valverde feels that, although it is only a slender deficit, Espanyol is favourite ahead of next Thursday's return leg in Camp Nou. Sergi Roberto was fou...


Green Bay Packers vs Minnesota Vikings

Packers say this kind of a situation is a "first" for Lambeau Field . Meanwhile, the Ravens held off the Indianapolis Colts for a 23-16 victory Saturday at ...


Unseeded Sharapova makes winning start at Australian Open

Kerber has won 11 WTA titles, including the Australian and US Open titles in 2016. Rafael Nadal of Spain attends a media conference after winning his firs...


Seahawks, Cowboys face simple playoff scenario: win or else

When Steratore couldn't slide the index card between the tip of the football and the end of the chain, he awarded the Cowboys a first down. Again , a gamble ...


Doctor says you could get flu twice in one season

Dan Jernigan , director of the CDC's influenza branch. Health officials feared this flu season might be a rough one, and the numbers locally and nationally...


Neymar scores four, Cavani equals club record as PSG hammer Dijon

PSG have 56 points from 21 games and lead second-placed Olympique Lyonnais, who won 2-0 at En Avant Guingamp earlier on Wednesday, by 11 points. Neymar may...


Tom Brady Issues His Response To Jalen Ramsey's Super Bowl Prediction

Ramsey said the Jaguars were going to win the AFC Championship Game and then emerge victorious in the Super Bowl . Third, the Jags run defense held S...


Warriors' Jordan Bell leaves Bulls game with sprained left ankle

Per Mark Medina of the Mercury News , Bell appeared to twist his left leg or ankle landing on the floor. They picked Bell up in hopes to help him walk off th...