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United Nations urges countries to stop fighting during winter Olympics

South Korean gold medalist Kim Yu-na, an honorary ambassador for the Pyeongchang Olympics , speaks to the UN General Assembly in support of the Olympic Truce r...


Flying auto company Terrafugia bought by China's Geely

Terrafugia was founded in 2006 by five graduates of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and in 2012 it launched its first flying vehicle, the Transition,...


Buffon retires from Italy duty after World Cup failure

We have many heroes tonight". Among the most heroic was Andreas Granqvist, Ibrahimovic's successor as captain, who was a colossal figure in central defence. S...


India lose to Bangladesh, knocked out of U-19 Asia Cup

India U-19 team failed to get off to a good start, and things would have gone haywire had not Salman Khan (39) and Anuj Rawat (34) chipped in with some big hitt...


Digital growth drives 'positive' Q3 for Ladbrokes Coral

Peel Hunt reiterated a "hold" rating and set a GBX 137 ($1.74) target price on shares of Ladbrokes PLC in a research report on Tuesday, October 18th. It has u...


De La Hoya calls out McGregor, talks return

The 44-year-old De La Hoya hasn't competed since he was knocked out in eight rounds by Manny Pacquiao back in December 2008. You know I'm competitive . You h...


Ronaldo asks to leave Real Madrid after two factors irk Portuguese star

Cristiano Ronaldo has chose to leave Real Madrid at the end of the season, according to reports in Spain . Aguirre also claims Ronaldo has asked the presi...


Neil Ruddock states his emphatic prediction for Arsenal v Tottenham

The official showed a Premier League-high five red cards last season, and has sent two players off in his previous six North London derbies. "We are not compe...


Livingston shines in Curry's absence as Warriors roll to seventh straight win

As noted above, Curry was initially listed as questionable for the game but, despite an off day between games on Sunday, caution ruled the day in electing to gi...


Wenger: Man City are good but not unstoppable!

Arsenal sit sixth, 12 points off Pep Guardiola's side, but Wenger insists City can be beaten. "I believe that on the quality on the stadiums, the quality of...


Case Keenum throws four touchdown passes in win over Redskins

We were three throws away, or three plays away, from having 45 points doing nothing different. Injuries have played a part and continue to take a toll as Wash...


Packers QB Brett Hundley suffers hamstring injury

The third halfback in the Packers' rookie class, seventh-round pick Devante Mays , was inactive. For the first time since Aaron Rodgers was injured, the Pa...


Child in critical condition after being trapped in vehicle

Unaware her son was in the vehicle, the woman continued on for 10 minutes to her workplace at another school in nearby Newport, at Maddox Road. 'The boy's mot...


Bale having a hard time after latest injury setback — Isco

Manchester United's hopes of signing Gareth Bale have reportedly been handed a boost by Real Madrid placing an £85m price tag on the winger. Given how ...


Australia v Honduras: Tim Cahill ready to lead Socceroos to Russian Federation

Australia take on Honduras on Wednesday, November 14. Earlier this week, Pinto suggested that vital team information had been leaked out of the Honduras camp ...


Watford tell Everton to buzz off after approach for Marco Silva

Silva wants the chance to talk to Everton but does not have a release clause in the two-year deal he signed over the summer. Despite the rejection Silva remai...


Instant reaction to Dolphins' 45-21 loss to the Panthers

The Dolphins still don't have a rushing touchdown this season and didn't have a run longer than 5 yards on Monday until there were six minutes remaining in the ...


Frenchman Poisson dies in training accident

The French skiing federation says downhiller David Poisson has died following a training crash in Canada. The federation did not elaborate. Poisson, a bulky...


Raiders' first-round pick Gareon Conley placed on IR

He hurt his shin during minicamp in June and missed all of training camp. Conley then played two games this season before he aggravated the injury again in Se...


Aaron Jones injured against the Bears

Jones has run for 370 yards and three touchdowns in his rookie season. The Packers believe Ty Montgomery (ribs) has a "chance" to play in Week 11 against th...


Hitman's Next Target is a Hulu Television Series

All our nightmares about the end of Agent 47's career seem to have been for naught, as there's plenty more Hitman in development across various media. Agent 4...


MLB Awards: Aaron Judge unanimously named 2017 AL Rookie of the Year

Judge set a home run record for American League rookies, and Bellinger did the same in the National League. The Dodgers are the franchise with the most R...


Byron Maxwell signs one-year contract with Seattle Seahawks

In a season in which many National Football League stars have been lost to injuries, you can add Richard Sherman's name to the list. He spent only one year ...


Giants owners in statement: 'Ben McAdoo is our head coach'

His previous high was a below-average 76.1 in the 30-point blowout against the Cowboys. "We'll have to see how everybody responds", McAdoo said late Monday af...


Jack Swagger signs with MMA group Bellator

Amusing enough, Hager's bracket in wrestling that year also featured future UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, former Bellator champion Cole Konrad as w...


LeBron and Cavs take the NY subway ahead of Knicks game

Imagine taking the subway to avoid a delay? "We're squishing", James remarks as he shoots his teammates scrunched over in the subway auto. Most of the passe...


Liverpool star Nathaniel Clyne out until February

It's not the best thing, especially not for him. Clyne will hope to regain fitness and form by the time the summer comes around, with him undoubtedly harbouri...


Wood hits hat trick as Devils catch fire to beat Blackhawks

Devils players didn't have too many kind words for their play in the first period of Sunday's game against the Chicago Blackhawks . "In the second and third...


Dimitrov beats Thiem as Nadal prepares to make bow

But Thiem hit back, halting the Bulgarian as he served for the match - only to then immediately donate his serve with two untimely double faults. "It's not easy...


Colts criticized for handling of Jacoby Brissett concussion

Towards the end of the third quarter, Brissett got tackled on a scramble, and at the end took a shot to the back of the head from Pittsburgh Steelers defensiv...


Liverpool ready to pay £5m for England U17 World Cup victor

The Sun reports Liverpool , Arsenal and Tottenham are all tracking the player, who can also play as a conventional striker. Wolves are not allowed t...


Miami clinches first ACC Coastal Division title with Virginia's loss to Louisville

The Cardinals beat Virginia 38-21 shortly before No. 7 Miami (8-0, 6-0 ACC) was set to host third-ranked Notre Dame (8-1) at Hard Rock Stadium. The next confere...


Titans start Ram Slam T20 with powerful performance against Highveld Lions

De Villiers reached his 38th career half-century with a six from what proved to be the last ball of the match as he ended on 50 (19 balls, 3 fours, 5 sixes). Mo...


Conor McGregor explains Bellator ruckus and why he pushed Marc Goddard

Conor McGregor left a lot of MMA fans furious on Friday night when he jumped into the ring at BAMMA in the 3Arena and caused mayhem. And with talk of McGrego...


Liverpool man called up for the national team despite few appearances

The forward later enjoyed a loan spell at Vitesse in 2015/2016, but Solanke failed to make an impact at Chelsea on his return, while he was out of contract at t...