Tim Tebow signs minor-league deal with New York Mets

The Mets announced Thursday the former NFL quarterback will report September 18 to the Instructional League in Port St. Lucie, Florida. During his two-hour audition in Los Angeles last week, Tebow looked rigid and mechanical in the outfield and... More..

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by | Monday, September 12, 2016

Motorcycling: Lorenzo on pole at Misano with best lap yet

MISANO ADRIATICO, Italy (AP) - Jorge Lorenzo edged Movistar Yamaha teammate Valentino Rossi to take a record 64th career pole position for the San Marino and Rimini Riviera Grand Prix on Saturday. It was...More..

by | Monday, September 12, 2016

Oakland Raiders vs. New Orleans Saints Preview, Prediction, Spread, Game Time, Channel

However, that is in the rearview and it's the start of a new season, in which the Saints have a chance to prove all the critics wrong - the same critics who are picking them to win six, seven games at most. T...More..

Vietnam wins first-ever Paralympic gold, breaks world record
by | Monday, September 12, 2016

Vietnam wins first-ever Paralympic gold, breaks world record

Cox, who has multiple sclerosis, said: "I just can't believe it". "I am so excited to win the first gold medal for U.S. Paralympics Swimming, and we are going to kill it for the rest of the week". Turnham and H...More..

by | Sunday, September 11, 2016

Fister exits early in Astros' 6-5 loss to Indians

The source of confusion came in the third inning, with the Indians leading 2-1 and Lonnie Chisenhall at the plate with two outs and the bases loaded. That's because the Astros knew what actually happened. "Yo...More..

Some Minnesota schools neglect guidelines for water testing
by | Sunday, September 11, 2016

Some Minnesota schools neglect guidelines for water testing

Currently, a loophole in federal oversight exempts public water systems and private wells that serve fewer than 10,000 people, including businesses and schools, from being tested for unregulated water contamina...More..

Obama says Trump unfit for presidency, has 'outright wacky' ideas
by | Sunday, September 11, 2016

Obama says Trump unfit for presidency, has 'outright wacky' ideas

Do not just throw questions and statements. "You portray history", Duterte said. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte gestures as he addresses Overseas Filipino Workers who were repatriated back to the countr...More..

by | Sunday, September 11, 2016

Kaepernick Encouraged by Obama Weighing in on Anthem Protest

The NFL gets going Thursday, and we'll start to see whether or not other players join in over the next few days. Goodell added that National Football League players have a visible platform for their viewpoi...More..

IPC declines to hasten Russian Paralympians' hearing
by | Sunday, September 11, 2016

IPC declines to hasten Russian Paralympians' hearing

The 2016 Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro will be a sellout, the Games' organizing committee has predicted less than three weeks after it was revealed that just 12 percent of tickets had been sold. The opening c...More..

by | Sunday, September 11, 2016

Buchholz stifles Padres as Red Sox roll 5-1

After Price worked his magic, the Red Sox got another boost when right-handed reliever reliever Koji Uehara pitched a scoreless eighth in his first outing since July 19. Even though he only allowed two runs a...More..

Steelers guard DeCastro humbled by new 6-year contract
by | Sunday, September 11, 2016

Steelers guard DeCastro humbled by new 6-year contract

DeCastro capped off his career year with an Associated Press First Team All-Pro nod, and the stellar season propelled the mauler into a tier of elite offensive linemen. Part of the holdup in the deal was that D...More..

Australia has opened the Paralympics with swimming gold
by | Sunday, September 11, 2016

Australia has opened the Paralympics with swimming gold

It was Patterson's first ever Paralympics and she made an impressive debut cutting 0.11 off the previous record, held by Jessica Long from the U.S. who got the silver. Her previous best time was 5:04:17. "I...More..

Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares win US Open doubles title
by | Sunday, September 11, 2016

Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares win US Open doubles title

Murray lost out to the same pair alongside John Peers in the final here 12 months ago but he and Soares were too good for the defending champions on the new Grandstand court. Murray had failed to serve out th...More..

by | Saturday, September 10, 2016

All eyes on Manchester as Mourinho, Guardiola lock horns

Henry also offered his insight into how City's manager Guardiola will be preparing for a match that will surpass even his many Barcelona v Real Madrid "clasicos" in terms of sheer hyperbole. United's hopes of...More..

by | Saturday, September 10, 2016

Rio police want IOC head to explain Ireland's games tickets

THG Sports , the British company owned by Marcus Evans, is at the centre of the ticket scandal at Rio 2016 which has already seen Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) President Patrick Hickey and the company's dire...More..

Pieters takes 3rd European title with win in Denmark
by | Saturday, September 10, 2016

Pieters takes 3rd European title with win in Denmark

Pieters's victory in Denmark followed a fourth-place finish at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro and a runner-up showing at the Czech Masters. The 31-year-old was overlooked for a wild card by European skipper C...More..

by | Saturday, September 10, 2016

Iverson: I'll thank the haters in Hall of Fame speech, too

The four-time National Basketball Association champ had a light moment with his fellow inductee and former rival Yao Ming, after he jumped out of his seat to assist in putting the oversized jacket on the 7-foot...More..

by | Saturday, September 10, 2016

First blow: UFC champ Miocic started Cleveland's title run

It's nice". He was a fixture on the big screen in the arena as his beloved Cavaliers made their run to the National Basketball Association title and he hit a home run while taking batting practice with the In...More..

FIFA opens bribery case against Blatter
by | Saturday, September 10, 2016

FIFA opens bribery case against Blatter

According to Press Association , the case relates to the large salaries that Blatter, Valcke and Kattner allegedly paid themselves, while they are also accused of leaking information about Blatter's replacemen...More..

by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Djokovic advances to semis after another shortened match

Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, serves to Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, of France, during the quarterfinals of the U.S. Open tennis tournament, Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016, in NY. "Now I've reached the semi-finals and I'm feeling ...More..