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In Orlando, Obama calls for healing, meets with families

Florida Gov. Rick Scott, a Republican frequently at odds with Obama, greeted the president on the airport tarmac upon his arrival. Bill Nelson, D-Melbourne, who joined Obama and Biden in greeting the families. Obama and Biden also met with the Orlan...

Bogut out for remainder of NBA Finals with left knee injury

On the flip side, the 6-foot-10, 251-pounder was pretty much a non-factor offensively, passing up a wide-open shot on the baseline in one instance and not even looking to score on many others. But other guys stepped up and we figured out ways to wi...

Muhammad Ali's body arrives in his hometown Louisville

Then came the "Rumble in the Jungle" match against Foreman for the heavyweight crown in Kinshasa, Zaire, on October 30 , 1974. Ali was the heavyweight champion once again, much to the delight of the crowd who spent much of the fight shouting " A...

Euro 2016 -England 2-1 Wales: Match facts

Instead he took Rooney off for Jack Wilshere, a move that only invited Russian Federation further up the pitch, because England lost Rooney's range of passing. That helped the French to get the victory they thought they might be denied. Vardy's imp...

Martin O'Neill expects Belgium to come out all guns blazing

Ireland face Belgium in Bordeaux on Saturday, with Marc Wilmots' men knowing victory would leave them in a strong position to make it to the last 16. "When the group was announced, I think that Belgium finishing any worse than second is not somethi...

German Coach Apologises For His Sniffing Antics

The Germany manager was seen with his hands down the front and back of his pants at various points during the game. "I'm sorry for it, of course you do something unconsciously when you are full of adrenaline", said the 2014 World Cup victor.

British Labour lawmaker injured in shooting, PA reports

According to The Telegraph , the 41-year-old mother of two was seen bleeding on the pavement near a local library where she was holding an event. West Yorkshire's elected Police and Crime Commissioner said "our information is that this is a locali...

Euro 2016: Germany, Poland and Croatia start the Euro campaign with wins

In a breakneck first half, Ukraine's Yevhen Konoplyanka forced Germany keeper Neuer to make a flying save in the fourth minute before the Germans steadily took control, with Toni Kroos orchestrating most of their attacks. - Reuters picIn many r...

Italy's clockwork defence wary of Ibrahimovic - Buffon

Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon, who could only watch as Ibrahimovic's audacious shot sailed past him back in 2004, doesn't relish facing Sweden's star man again on Friday. "I think I've got a very intelligent group of players at my disposal". O...

UFC Sale Pending? Two $4 Billion Range Bids Are Reportedly In…

The UFC has received two bids in the range of $4.1 billion and a sale is close, according to an ESPN.com report Thursday. One of the investors for WME-IMG, according to Darren Rovell, is the Kraft Group, which is being asked to chip in $25-50 mill...

Democratic Party's computers breached by Russian hackers

DNC Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz acknowledged the breach and said the party sought the help of security firm CrowdStrike to kick out the intruders and secure the system. According toNational Public Radio ( NPR ), security firm CrowdStrike ha...

The key moments that decided Romania v Switzerland

Romania began well against Switzerland, taking the lead through Stancu's 18th-minute penalty, but they exhausted after half-time as the Swiss equalised via Admir Mehmedi's fierce 57th-minute half-volley and then pushed in vain for a victor that would...

Gordie Howe, known as 'Mr. Hockey,' dies at 88

Since this isn't a movie, Dave didn't go on to a successful hockey career. "He was a gentleman but he was also very much a tough guy", Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said at a news conference Friday. Strangely, Howe accepted the number ...

Obama Orders Flags Lowered To Half-Staff To Honor Victims Of Orlando Shooting

While it is not a full-blown federal holiday, Flag Day is meant for Americans to recognize the importance of the flag and its place in US history. Meanwhile the father of a man who shot dead 49 people in Orlando says the nightclub where the attac...

Brazil name Tite as new coach

After an opening 0-0 draw with Ecuador was followed by a 7-1 win over Haiti, Brazil needed a draw with Peru on Monday to reach the quarter-finals but instead crashed out of the tournament after controversially losing 1-0 to a disputed goal.

Ravens release medical marijuana advocate, starting OT Eugene Monroe

With a clear need on the offensive line, should the New York Giants take a chance on recently released offensive lineman Eugene Monroe? . The Giants now have the much-maligned Marshall Newhouse atop the depth chart at right tackle.

Stanley Cup Final: Sharks trying to match 1942 Toronto Maple Leafs

The Kings out-possessed the Sharks as well, but the Sharks obliterated them in high-quality scoring chances, making short work of a team that was favoured by many to win it all. Logan Couture, who leads the National Hockey League with 26 points this ...

Copa America 2016: Argentina vs

Chile were handed a lifeline with the late spot-kick award and must step up their performance level if they are to go far again in this year's Copa. Chile has been dealing with some problems this year despite them being hailed the champions in...

Sharapova appeals to CAS in doping case; ruling by July 18

Maria Sharapova has appealed her two-year doping ban to the highest court in sports, seeking a ruling ahead of the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. "Ms. The ITF announced her suspension for two years last week. Sharapova had called the ITF's ruling "...

Cowboys back McFadden breaks elbow, likely out to start camp

On Tuesday, Cowboys coach Jason Garrett told reporters that McFadden underwent surgery to fix a broken elbow this week and will be out "a couple months". Darren McFadden wanted to save his new iPhone. No word on how the cell phone is doing, or ev...

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Gareth Bale's victor saves Real Madrid from humiliation against Al Jazira

A stunning performance saw the Pride of Abu Dhabi lead the UEFA Champions League champions 1-0 at half-time, in a display that will have won them fans the world over. Real Madrid...

Chelsea cruise to comfortable 3-1 win at Huddersfield

Danny Drinkwater missed the last game away to West Ham United with a virus, but he is be back to face Huddersfield. After Chelsea failed to secure top spot in this season's U...

Baker Mayfield becomes first senior to win Heisman in 11 years

The Buckeyes should have made the College Football Playoff. He won the Walter Camp Player of the Year Award, Maxwell Award, Davey O'Brien Award, AP Player of the Year and Big 12 ...

Kirk Herbstreit invites bullying victim Keaton Jones to College GameDay

Since his mom made the video Friday, it has been viewed more than 21 million times and the hashtag #StandWithKeaton has been trending on Twitter since Sunday afternoon. "So I...

49ers right tackle Trent Brown inactive versus Texans

Upon entering the game, Yates threw a touchdown pass to DeAndre Hopkins to narrow the gap against the 49ers. Yates passed for 175 yards on 14-of-26 attempts. Now suffering a seiz...

Chiefs Jets Week 13 score, highlights

Josh McCown scored on a 1-yard quarterback sneak with 2:15 left, and the New York Jets bounced back from a brutal start to hold on for a wild and wacky 38-31 win over the Kansa...

Romelu Lukaku Facing No Disciplinary Action For Gaetan Bong Clash

The 24-year-old has scored just once in last 10 games but Mourinho believes he offers much more than goals on the pitch, inspiring teammates to follow his lead and work harder. And...

Jonny Bairstow headbutted Cameron Bancroft outside a nightclub

The episode - where Bairstow allegedly head-butted Bancroft - took place at a hotel when England were in town for their first tour match, a one-day affair against a Western Austral...

Chelsea´s tough title defence was to be expected - Klopp

Antonio Conte has urged his players to pay close attention to "dangerous" Mohamed Salah ahead of Chelsea's clash with Liverpool on Saturday. It was hard in these times to c...

Trump welcomes college sports champions at WH reception

Meanwhile The White House has said it will host 18 NCAA teams at the reception, ABC News reported . Before the season began, Staley said she would only allow herself and the team ...

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Danica Patrick to stop racing after next year's Indianapolis 500

Danica Patrick to stop racing after next year's Indianapolis 500

Danica Patrick , driver of the #10 Aspen Dental Ford, stands on the grid during qualifying for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series I Love NY 355 at The Glen at Watkins Glen Inte...

Jerry Jones had strong words after Zeke suspension

Jerry Jones had strong words after Zeke suspension

The piece, authored by ESPN's Don Van Natta Jr. and Seth Wickersham , looked into one of potential brewing of "an all-out, unprecedented civil war" among the NFL's owners, with ...

Bradley Beal thinks Wizards are Eastern Conference's team to beat

Bradley Beal thinks Wizards are Eastern Conference's team to beat

While LeBron James - averaging 25.6 points on 59.4 percent shooting, 8.9 assists and 7.0 rebounds per game - and Kevin Love - putting up 18.4 points and 11.4 rebounds and the a...

Deshaun Watson Injury: Texans Reportedly Fear QB Suffered Torn ACL In Practice

Deshaun Watson Injury: Texans Reportedly Fear QB Suffered Torn ACL In Practice

The Texas were the highest scoring offense in the National Football League at more than 30 points per game, though they own a 3-4 overall record. NFL Media first reported Wats...

Nationals set to make Dave Martinez next manager

Nationals set to make Dave Martinez next manager

According to Heyman, the Nationals also interviewed Mets hitting coach Kevin Long and former Red Sox manager John Farrell, with the latter reportedly being unable to handle pitch...