Stories about Sport

Jun 15 2017

Minor league team pitches pregnancy tests for Father's Day

The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimps are celebrating "You Might Be the Father's Day " this Thursday. In what is being called "You Might Be The Father's Day ", the Jumbo S...

Jun 15 2017

Scott prepared for US Open pressure cooker

It's just a matter of being able to do it. RING THE BELL: In a sunken patch of rough, just beyond the seventh tee box at Erin Hills , stands a rusted-out bell with the...

Jun 15 2017

Facts About NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant

The third time around, there was no doubt. Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant hoists the Larry O'Brien Trophy after defeating the Cleveland Cavaliers in ...

Jun 15 2017

Warriors Win Title, LeBron Contemplates Future

Kevin Durant dominated 2017 playoffs, and results came. Fans hold up a banner during the second half in Game 5 of the 2017 NBA Finals between the Golden State Warri...

Jun 15 2017

Celtic agree fee with Aberdeen for Jonny Hayes

Young Hoops midfielder Ryan Christie will extend his loan period at the Dons for a further season as part of the move. Hayes was the only non-Celtic player nominated ...

Jun 15 2017

Inglewood will vote on a new arena for Clippers

It sits directly south of the National Football League stadium under construction that will open in 2020 and be home to the Los Angeles Rams and Los Angeles Chargers. Med...

Jun 15 2017

Toughening penalties for carjacking up for Senate vote

One bill up for a vote Wednesday would allow emergency and involuntary commitment for drug addicts. Opponents question whether the tougher penalties will make people sa...

Jun 15 2017

Gunman wounds GOP Congressman, then killed by police

Scalise was later said to be in stable condition and undergoing surgery, and President Donald Trump announced late Wednesday morning that the alleged shooter - ident...

Jun 15 2017

Grenfell Tower blaze: ministers 'failed to act on fire safety'

London Ambulance Service said more than 50 people had been taken to hospital. Residents of Grenfell Tower have found themselves outraged over what they perceive as t...

Jun 15 2017

Pakistan's warm-up game against Aussies washed out

If you look at our side, at least four or five players have been playing cricket together the last 10, 12 years, more than 10, 12 years. The final too, will be played a...

Jun 15 2017

Dembele scores victor as 10-man France beats England 3-2

Monaco full-back Djibril Sidibe made it 2-1 at the break, although it appeared to be advantage England when Raphael Varane was sent off for bringing down Dele Alli...

Jun 15 2017

Silva, Costa keep Spain in lead of WCup qualifying group

Diego Costa has reportedly shared the text conversation he had with Chelsea manager Antonio Conte , in which the Italian informed him he was no longer needed at the c...

Jun 15 2017

NY Rangers buying out contract of defenceman Dan Girardi

I appreciate your support over the years. He ends his Rangers' career as the franchise leader in playoff games (122 ), as well as having played in 788 regular sea...

Jun 15 2017

Video expected at hearing in Penn State pledge's death case

The eighteen former members charged for their alleged roles in Piazza's death and related hazing activities faced their preliminary hearing Monday. While numerous det...

Jun 15 2017

Rory McIlroy not pleased with changes to US Open course

The decision came a day after Kevin Na posted a video to social media complaining about the thickness of the fescue. "We have 60 yards from the left line to the r...

Jun 15 2017

Shortest hole at longest US Open course could bring trouble

USGA officials told the Golf Channel the move wasn't a reaction to player complaints about the taller-than-usual rough, the most strident of which came from Kevin Na i...

Jun 15 2017

Tahir spins South Africa to big win over Sri Lanka

But Sri Lanka , with paceman Lasith Malinga back in the fold at the age of 33, stuck to their task well after electing to field and limited the South Africans to a mod...

Jun 15 2017

Australia lose to England, out of Champions Trophy

Adam Zampa obliged by running out Eoin Morgan for 87, but Jos Butler came to the crease and kept the momentum going for England with 29 not out from only 32 balls. ...

Jun 15 2017

Captain Sarfraz proud of Pakistan young guns

The hosts cruised through Group A with a ideal record following wins over Bangladesh , New Zealand and Australia to lend further weight to widespread pre-tournament pr...

Jun 15 2017

US Congressman Steve Scalise hit in shooting in Washington DC suburb

Hodgkinson , a 66-year-old man from IL. It was not immediately clear how many of those were law enforcement officers. U.S. Rep. Bill Foster , D-Naperville: "Thinking o...