Monday May 29-th, 2017

IOC faces flak over Russia Olympic decision

Stepanova will now have to compete as a member of the Russian team if she wants to participate in the Olympics. FINA's response to the growing doping crisis in the sport has often been criticised but it appears to have developed some stomach for ...

Taylor Swift returns to Instagram after Kim and Kanye drama Taylor Swift returns to Instagram after Kim and Kanye drama

Kim Kardashian went to pal Jennifer Lopez's 47th birthday party at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas on Friday night, and not only did she spend plenty of quality time with J. The revelation prompted her ex to hit back, slamming the singer for "trying to ...

USA election: Donald Trump's speech aims to unify party

Cruz stuck to his non-endorsement Thursday, reminding a meeting of the Texas delegation that Trump has criticized his wife's looks and all but accused his father of participating in a plot to assassinate President John F. Donald Trump just finishe...

Trump sharpens attack on Clinton, vows law and order if elected

As the crowd roared: " Lock her up ", Mr Trump waved them off and said: "Let's defeat her in November". Thousands of supporters who were gathered in the convention hall roared their approval. "I can't believe he didn't endorse him, because he clai...

North Miami officer who shot unarmed caregiver ID'd North Miami officer who shot unarmed caregiver ID'd

The Black community took yet another major hit this past week after news reports revealed that a Black behavioral therapist, Charles Kinsey, was shot by a Miami police officer while lying on his back with his hands in the air. At some point durin...

Durant leads US to second exhibition rout, 106-57 over China Durant leads US to second exhibition rout, 106-57 over China

But even with four of the current five All-NBA First Team selections -  LeBron James , Steph Curry, Kawhi Leonard , and Russell Westbrook  - bowing out of this summer's Olympics for assorted nebulous reasons (all of which have nothing whatsoeve...

Rutgers' Chris Ash Speaks At Big Ten Media Days

The skinny M". That's why former interim athletic director Jim Hackett bum-rushed Harbaugh from the start. Harbaugh was asked about a video he made this offseason with Bay Area rapper Bailey in which he repeatedly yells, "Who's got it better than u...

Chicago Cubs activate veteran reliever Joe Nathan

Starting right-hander Junior Guerra largely cruised through the first six innings, and despite issuing four walks, he allowed only five hits and one unearned run. Finally attempting to bolster their bullpen, which has become the club's weak link thi...

Have Your Mind Blown By Marvel's Latest 'Doctor Strange' Trailer

Over seven weeks later, Marvel was ready to confirm it, as Brie Larson took time away from promoting Kong: Skull Island to get in on a closing photo with her new Marvel cohorts. I feel tremendous empathy for that because of what movies meant to me,...

Amber Rose defends Kanye West

I really appreciate you telling me about it, that's really nice. Taylor Swift arrives at the launch of her new video album "Mine" in Maine. "And I remember the repercussions after that", from a personal finger-wagging from Mr. All this comes le...

13 injured, three seriously, as Welsh coach crashes in France 13 injured, three seriously, as Welsh coach crashes in France

Hannah Tibbles launched the campaign on the JustGiving website with the aim of raising £500 to help the family of Sophie Herbert with the cost of flights and accommodation in France. He said they were waiting for confirmation from the company about t...

Chris Froome wins third Tour de France Chris Froome wins third Tour de France

Britain's Chris Froome, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, and the pack pass the Arc de Triomphe during the twenty-first stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 113 kilometers (70.2 miles) with start in Chantilly and finish in Paris ,...

Murray's 1st Wimbledon for Britain, 2nd was for himself Murray's 1st Wimbledon for Britain, 2nd was for himself

Andy Murray dominated Milos Raonic 6-4, 7-6 (3), 7-6 (2) on Sunday, giving him and his home country a second Wimbledon title. Djokovic's lead in the rankings is still formidable, however, at almost 5,000 points - a grand slam title earns 2,000...

Nolito: I moved to Manchester City to play under Pep Guardiola again Nolito: I moved to Manchester City to play under Pep Guardiola again

Former Bayern Munich and Barcelona chief Guardiola started work at City at the beginning of the month and Delph is revelling in the new atmosphere in training, with their next assignment being Monday's International Champions Cup showdown against riv...

Brazilian police arrest last suspect in Olympics terror case

The apartment towers can house as many as 11,000 athletes and 6,000 coaches. The build-up to the Rio Games has been hampered by low ticket sales, Brazil's recession, Zika virus fears and street crime problems in the city. RIO athletes may have dir...

'I Don't Give A Damn About Pogba's Record Fee' 'I Don't Give A Damn About Pogba's Record Fee'

Paul Pogba , playing for France at Euro 2016. This is crucial for any deal to happen, as the Serie A champions have always said they weren't planning to sell Pogba , unless he asks a transfer himself. I just don't think he is worth £86m. 'Clearly ...

NFL investigating possible Aldon Smith video NFL investigating possible Aldon Smith video

According to the substance abuse policy, any player seeking reinstatement from Smith's level of suspension must demonstrate to the league that he has abstained from any "substances of abuse" during the period of his ban. "This is just a fire up sess...

Ohio State picked to win Big Ten football title

But he wasn't able to sidestep the rap video question . I don't expect his stint at MI to be anything other than successful. Yet something was also different about him. The hype is enormous, especially for a program that hasn't even shared a Big Ten...

WNBA teams and their players fined for wearing #BlackLivesMatter shirts

WNBA rules state that uniforms can not be altered in any way. "What's most upsetting is the way it was handled", said Briann January , Indiana Fever player rep. "Having said those things, then the actions speak way louder than whatever your com...

Top Massachusetts lawmaker makes play for NBA All-Star Game

The NBA's creation of the WNBA recognizes "the innate and obvious differences between men and women", Fiedorek said . Ironically, the state's action was set in motion by an anti-discrimination ordinance passed in Charlotte in February that would h...

Olympics: IOC delays Russian Federation ban decision for CAS ruling

The agency did not provide details of the offenses. That follows a statement from the WADA board who said "all athletes have a right to clean sport and a right to compete clean". The IAAF's 26-strong council subsequently suspends the Russian at...

Red Bulls win battle of New York Red Bulls win battle of New York

Wright-Phillips outdueled defender Ethan White for a loose ball, then cut back to evade a sliding Saunders and put a shot into an open net in the 70th minute. After the match Vieira informed the media of his displeasure with the whole situation. ...

White Sox pitcher Sale suspended for 'insubordination' White Sox pitcher Sale suspended for 'insubordination'

In a unusual twist of events to tonight's Chicago White Sox game versus the Detroit Tigers , Chicago's scheduled starter Chris Sale was scratched leading up to the 7:10 p.m. Sale has also said he'd like to stay in Chicago . Chris Sale is go...

Jose Mourinho targets central midfielder to give Man Utd squad 'good balance'

Nevertheless, Scholes suggested rivals Manchester City might have snared the most impressive buy between the clubs so far this close season by persuading Ilkay Gundogan - the Germany global midfielder who is still recuperating from a knee injury - ...

Rosberg pips Hamilton to claim Hungarian GP pole position Rosberg pips Hamilton to claim Hungarian GP pole position

Hamilton was unhappy with the yellow flag issues, as he had to abort his lap due to those same flags. "I don't know how much Nico was up but I got the fastest first sector", he said. "I seem to remember [Pastor] Maldonado almost hitting a marshal ...

The Convention Exposed Fractures in the GOP The Convention Exposed Fractures in the GOP

And I think he did."But Gerow said he wished Trump had provided more details of his policy solutions". Trump also challenged Republican orthodoxy as he promised to end multilateral trade deals and limit American intervention in global crises.

Guardiola to shake on renewed Mourinho rivalry Guardiola to shake on renewed Mourinho rivalry

The match will take place in Beijing national stadium tomorrow. "Their training schedule has been disrupted because of the rain, meaning the venue for their pre-match session had to be switched from the Bird's Nest to the Olympic Sports Centre in...

Serena beats Kerber in Wimbledon final, claims record-equalling 22nd Grand Slam Serena beats Kerber in Wimbledon final, claims record-equalling 22nd Grand Slam

Singer Beyonce with her husband musician Jay Z with Williams' family and friends. This was Williams' 22nd Grand Slam title, her 7th at Wimbledon . "I had to start looking at positives, not focusing on that one loss per tournament which really is...

Chiefs run in eight tries to beat Stormers in quarter-finals Chiefs run in eight tries to beat Stormers in quarter-finals

The Lions scored two tries in the first eight minutes at Ellis Park, with wing Courtnall Skosan and centre Rohan Janse van Rensburg crossing. After some intense opening exchanges, the visitors struck first with a penalty from fullback Damian...

Portugal aim to spoil French party Portugal aim to spoil French party

With players such as Griezmann who can make a difference at any moment, the French will start as favourites. "We were reassured by President (Francois) Hollande before the tournament when he explained all the security measures that would be put in pl...

Jose Mourinho Says Manchester United Will Sign a Midfielder

The Portuguese boss has already signed Eric bailly this summer and could now be in search for another defender as he looks to improve his options ahead of the new season. "They (Dortmund) are much sharper", Mourinho, who took over from the sacked Lou...

Jeurys Familia: Familia pulls escape act to earn 33rd save

The Mets defeated the Cubs for the fifth time in six games this season and for the ninth time in 10 games overall going back to last year's NLCS. Rene Rivera gave the Mets (50-43) the lead with a two-out RBI single in the ninth off Cubs closer He...

Russian Track Star: 'I Will Get Drunk' If Barred From Olympics

The IAAF , track and field's governing body, banned 68 Russian track athletes from competing in Rio . Some worldwide sporting federations have already opposed a blanket ban on Russia . It is studying the McLaren report , which revealed how posi...

SPOILERS: This 'Bachelorette' Family Member May Have Revealed 2016 victor! SPOILERS: This 'Bachelorette' Family Member May Have Revealed 2016 victor!

Robby Hayes and JoJo Fletcher , during their hometown date, appeared quite comfortable with each other until that moment when Robby's mother told him what his ex-girlfriend and roommate was talking about. They kiss goodbye and JoJo drives off...

Jurgen Klopp comments on new Liverpool signing Jurgen Klopp comments on new Liverpool signing

Although Klopp didn't give away where Wijnaldum will play, the manager shared his delight with the deal and admiration for Liverpool's new number five. "I can't wait to get him on the training pitch and for the fans to see him play in a Liverpool shi...

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