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Canada's Jocelyne Larocque forced to wear Olympic silver medal

One fan went so far as to call her "Un-Canadian" in a tweet you can find down below. GANGNEUNG, SOUTH KOREA - FEBRUARY 22: Jocelyne Larocque #3 of Canada re...


South Africa to Raise VAT for First Time in 25 years

South Africa's rand was slightly weaker against a broadly stronger dollar, while stocks recovered from Wednesday's budget-driven losses as market players concl...


Canada wins gold, silver in women's ski cross

PST. Check back for full story coming... They found themselves in the same semifinal, with Phelan finishing just ahead of her compatriot to place both Canad...


How much are Olympic medals actually worth?

Team Canada has 9 olympics gold medals (the most of any country), and has one 3 of the last 4, including the last games in Sochi, Russia (2014) where the men ...


Marshall lineman, former Oakland Mills star Larry Aaron III dead at 19

Marshall defensive tackle Lawrence "Larry" Aaron III passed away on Thursday due to complications from a gunshot wound he suffered on January 1 at a New Year'...


Dani Ceballos furious with Real Madrid following 'embarrassing' Leganes run-out

The latter were quick to pursue a move and the 21-year-old moved to the Santiago Bernabeu from Real Betis for a fee believed to be in the region of €20m. It's p...


Mizzou freshman Michael Porter Jr. fully cleared to play

Porter, a 6-foot-10 forward, was billed as a possible No. 1 overall pick in the National Basketball Association draft when the season began. The Tigers have a...


Russell Wilson to join Yankees at spring training Monday

And we'll have a little home run derby, too. (Gianacarlo) Stanton, I'm coming for you, too. We'll have some fun, baby. Hey! Wilson concludes the video by inst...


NWS issues Flood Warning for Rough River

The Pecatonica River at Shirland was almost 3 feet above flood stage and still on the rise as of Thursday, with waters expected to crest around 15.5 feet on Sat...


US women beat Canada to end 20-year Olympic drought

Since 1998 the United States of America has had three silver medals and one bronze medal. Both teams lined up to shake hands afterward, but during the medal c...


Dortmund striker Batshuayi racially abused at game in Italy

Dortmund advanced to the round of 16 by drawing 1-1 to beat Atalanta 4-3 on aggregate. Batshuayi has taken to Twitter to condemn the Italian fans' actions at ...


Russian bronze medallist found guilty of doping

On Wednesday, Krushelnitsky issued a statement admitting a formal violation of anti-doping rules. "It would be stupid to deny it after two tests proved positi...


Cech isn't expecting to get nod from Wenger for Arsenal's Wembley date

Guardiola's Manchester City side are 16 points clear at the top of the league and he will face Wenger in the Carabao Cup final this Sunday. The Colombia w...


Spurs Reportedly Reject Real Madrid Harry Kane Bid

Charlie Nicholas added that the Spurs forward was now in the same class as Lionel Messi, who he outscored in 2017 despite playing 12 fewer games. He is in pol...


Brendan Rodgers calls for repeat performance as Celtic tackle Zenit again

As Celtic prepared for their Europa League last-32 clash with Zenit , the squad went for a walk through the town. The Hoops led 1-0 from the first leg at...


NCAA Rules Arizona's Allonzo Trier Ineligible; University Says It Will Appeal Decision

Trier's attorney Steve Thompson said Trier original ingestion of Ostarine was inadvertent and came as the result of his stepfather mixing it in a drink for the ...


Finland beats Russians 3-2 for women's hockey bronze medal

While the United States won the 1998 Olympic Gold, the Canadians captured the last four. Hillary Knight opened the scoring for U.S. but Haley Irwin and Mari...


Eden Hazard warns Conte over his position after Barcelona draw

He used the idea of a marriage on the rocks to describe his situation, saying that for a marriage to progress, both parties need to be in agreement. However, ...


Kim Sends SOUTH KOREAN KILLER to Olympic Games — KIM'S CHILLING MESSAGE

The delegation will be at the closing ceremony for the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics on Sunday, it added. Kim also sent spies to South Korea to assassinate...


Alternative Fact of the Week: NRA wants to regulate gun access

Marco Rubio to task over campaign contributions from the National Rifle Association . At the town hall , Rubio faced Fred Guttenberg , whose daughter Jai...


Finally Messi Scores Against Chelsea In 1-1 Draw

But, we don't give up and Chelsea will face them there". The 21-year-old centre-back has forced his way into the team this season with a host of impressive ...


South Carolina's Dawn Staley files defamation lawsuit against Mizzou AD Jim Sterk

He revealed that some of his players were spit on and had racial slurs thrown at them. "After Mr. Sterk's refusal to retract his statement and apologize, Coac...


Shiffrin gets silver in Vonn's last Olympic race; Gisin wins

So Thursday's Alpine combined provides a rare showdown between two of the best female skiers in history. Turns out, she has taken three runs since the year bega...


NFL Draft: Denver Broncos 7-round mock

For the purposes of this projection, I'm sticking with San Francisco for the ninth pick. "He's got tremendous size, he's got tremendous athleticism for a big ma...


Canada women beat Russian Federation 5-0, will meet United States in hockey final

After Team USA killed a penalty to keep the game scoreless at the end of overtime, the teams went to a shootout. Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson scores the game-w...


Proteas star AB de Villiers ruled out of T20 series

The three-match series began in Johannesburg on Monday (AEDT) with India claiming the first game by 28 runs. The news of AB de Villiers' injury was cleared ...


Muntari Joins Deportivo La Coruna

Released by Pescara in Italy a year ago, Muntari made his name with Inter Milan (2008-2011) and then AC Milan (2012-2015) where he also played for Seedorf when ...


Warriors To Hangout With Students In DC Instead Of White House Trip

Instead, the players have chose to spend the day with local kids at a select venue, which won't be available to the media, ESPN reported. "So they made their pl...


Henrikh Mkhitaryan insists he CAN play alongside Arsenal team-mate Mesut Ozil

Everything is possible, why not have two No 10s on a pitch?' The Armenia worldwide is still finding his feet in new surroundings, but believes that Arsenal w...


Florida Panthers acquire forward Frank Vatrano in trade with Boston Bruins

An East Longmeadow native who signed with the B's as a free agent out of UMass three years ago, Vatrano appeared to be a top prospect when, in his first full pr...


Russian curler Krushelnitskystripped of Olympic medal for doping

The Court of Arbitration for Sport said Monday that Krushelnitsky failed a doping test. Norwegian pair Magnus Nedregotten and Kristin Skaslien, who plac...


Olympics: US defeats Canada for long-awaited women's ice hockey gold

Olympic Women's hockey , and global women's hockey in general lacks parity. They also know that every single game is totally up for grabs. The two leagues ha...


Rannochia own goal rocks Inter

Inter defender Andrea Ranocchia turned the ball into his own net for Genoas first goal on the stroke of half-time with former Inter forward Goran Pandev sco...


Elise Christie may take up long-track skating after Winter Olympic pain

She is now weighing up a foray into the less hazardous speciality of long track, where only two competitors race at a time and in separate lanes on a 400m loop....


Man United's Herrera suffers new blow

The Sevilla crowd was ready to erupt when forward Luis Muriel appeared free from markers inside the area, with the ball in ideal position for his header j...