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Rosberg snatches pole from Hamilton in marathon session

Race officials announced they were investigating the incident at around 7.15pm on Saturday evening, three hours after the qualifying round came to a close. He w...


Delegates enthused by Donald Trump's speech but not everyone is happy

ISIS has spread across the region, and the world. Trump loyalists say they aren't anxious. "Egypt was turned over to the radical Muslim brotherhood, forcing t...


Russian Federation escape total Rio Olympics ban

Reporters from Brazilian, Chinese and Japanese broadcasters are among the group. Since then a series of global sports federations, anti-doping agencies and at...


Hurricanes cruise to victory but Dane Coles suffers injury

They will stay in Johannesburg for Saturday's (Sunday AEST) clash with the Highlanders, who emerged from the only gritty spectacle on offer, a 15-9 arm-wrestl...


The Bachelorette 2016 Spoilers: Find Out Season 12 Winner Here!

JoJo Fletcher left us with lots of questions on The Bachelorette 2016 earlier this week and one of them happens to be who is the victor of The Bachelorette Se...


Liverpool Sign Wijnaldum From Newcastle

Liverpool have completed the signing of Newcastle United attacker Georginio Wijnaldum. But Benitez admitted that retaining "focused" players is his priority t...


Cook, Root put England in command against Pak

Clearly, England looked at this during the short gap between Tests - whether that was down to Trevor Bayliss or the players I don't know - and chose to play Y...


Liverpool boss Klopp: More to come from potential 'great' Wijnaldum

Wijnaldum was ever-present for Newcastle last season, featuring in all 38 of their Premier League fixtures and making a further two appearances in cup competiti...


Model Qandeel Baloch Killer Has No Regrets

Court handed over Qandeel Baloch's killer Wa-seem, who is her real brother, on physical remand to police for three days. The strangling of Baloch, judged as i...


Chris Kreider gets four-year contract from Rangers

The Rangers and Kreider, who was a restricted free agent, were set to go to arbitration on Friday. Kreider's new contract will pay him an average of $4.6 mill...


IOC: Russian Sports Minister to be denied 2016 Rio Olympics accreditation

The document concluded that Russia's security services and Sports Ministry ran an elaborate "state-sponsored" doping program across dozens of sports for a num...


Arsenal sign young defender Holding from Bolton

They have signed Rob Holding and Takuma Asano also, but given they are very much players for the future, they are not the type of signings Gunners fans were h...


Ban Russia from the Rio Olympics

At a meeting in Moscow the executive board approved a 387-strong team - including star names like pole vaulter Yelena Isinbayeva, hurdler Sergei Shubenkov and t...


Olympic leaders decide against total Rio Games ban on Russia

No Russian athletes or officials implicated in last week's explosive Wada report into the doping allegations would be accepted for entry or accreditation for ...


The 2016 Super Rugby semifinals match-ups confirmed

The Crusaders fought back to trail by eight points before the South Africans finished strongly with winger Ruan Combrinck and substitute scrum-half Ross Cr...


Paul Pogba 'is not worth £86 million' says Paul Scholes

Juventus' midfielder Paul Pogba from France celebrates after a goal of teammate Juventus' forward Alvaro Morata from Spain during the Italian Serie A foo...


Liverpool confirm the signing of Georginio Wijnaldum

Tottenham and Everton expressed their interest from an early stage, but with Newcastle refusing to budge from their initial £27m asking price, both clubs walked...


WNBA Fines Players And Teams For Taking A Stand

The shirts prompted Minneapolis police officers contracted to work security at the game to walk out. Mistie Bass of the Phoenix Mercury took to her Twitter sh...


Bolt return upstaged by world record run

Bolt may be in the twilight of his career but he has already stated his sights are trained on surpassing his own 200m mark of 19.19sec set at the Berlin World C...


Dennis Green dies; former 49ers, Stanford coach

He went out on a limb in that year's draft, picking Randy Moss at No. 21 after the talented receiver fell because of character concerns. The Vikings also lo...


Russian weightlifters banned for doping

Star names like Isinbayeva, Shubenkov and Kuznetsova to compete at this summer's games starting on August 5. . First of all though, the International Olympic...


Ex-NFL coach Dennis Green dies at age 67

Green went 10-45 in five seasons at Northwestern, ending in 1985, and he went 16-18 from 1989 to 1991 at Stanford . With the Vikings , Green made the Nation...


Cruz meets with angry Texas delegates after convention speech

But others like Jeff Reynolds - who was off-site when his alternate Kasich delegate voted in his place - say they had no clue until after the fact. "They're...


Henrik Stenson edges duel with Phil Mickelson to win historic Open

Phil Mickelson said he could not have done any more in the final round at Royal Troon after Henrik Stenson produced a record-breaking performance to deny the...


Clinton on Trump: 'I can't really imagine him on a white horse'

She asked if America would be better served by "an advocate for billionaires in the White House instead of a billionaire himself?" "I said, treason, she should ...


Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho refuses to talk about Pogba

But we're hopeful the game will go ahead". "I trust him a lot". "I think after 10 minutes you could tell who started training one match and 10 days ago and ...


Hillary Clinton chooses Tim Kaine as her running mate

He jumped onto the Clinton campaign early - the second time around - announcing his support in 2014, a year before her announcement. Senator Tim Kaine, 58, ...


New 'Doctor Strange' Trailer and Poster Revealed

San Diego Comic Con has always been a favorite of science fiction, fantasy and comic book lovers, and this year is definitely no exception. In a few months, S...


Mitch McConnell on Trump's NATO Comments: 'He's Wrong on That'

But it is highly unusual, if not unprecedented, for a party's presidential nominee to suggest that members of the alliance formed after World War II could not n...


Derrick Rose compares Knicks to Warriors

Three years of absence in the playoffs is enough reason for New York Knicks president Phil Jackson to reinvent the team and aim returning to the fastlane in ...


Islanders have talked to Mets about moving to Queens, report says

With a built-in fourth year opt out in their previously "iron-clad" 25-year agreement at Barclays, the Isles, bolstered by new owners Jon Ledecky and Scott Malk...


Piazza and Griffey Jr

And now, at long last, he does. I'm glad Major League Baseball has video of this one , because I was there and still can't believe Griffey made the catch. "T...


Gold medallist MacLennan named Canada's flag bearer

Gymnast Rosie MacLennan has been named Team Canada's flag bearer for the Opening Ceremony of the 2016 Rio Olympics. Two-time Olympic medallist Simon Whitfie...


Russian PM suspends Deputy Sports Minister Yury Nagornykh named in doping report

The Independent Commission of the World Anti-Doping Agency ( WADA ) chaired by Canadian lawyer Richard McLaren released a report on Monday on the results of a...


US's Kendra Harrison breaks world record but not going to Rio

Harrison, however, will be watching the Games on TV having finished sixth in the 100-meter hurdles at the USA trials after breaking the national record in May. ...