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FIFA blocks Europe from hosting 2026 WCup, lifting US hopes

A FIFA Council member, also speaking anonymously, said broadcasters who pay hugely lucrative rights fees would likely have the final say on any changes to the ...


India down Kiwis to top Test rankings

India will attain the No.1 status in the ICC Test rankings if it wins this Test match. The surface at Kolkata - like it did on the first two days of the Tes...


Giants Clinch 2nd NL Wild Card, Complete Sweep of Dodgers

Bochy never counted on the Giants getting any help to reach the playoffs, either. "It's a tough group". "I only think about the next game, the next moment",...


Tom Brady: Donald Trump Question Prompts QB to Walk Out on Conference

Do you expect them to employ that same strategy against a risky return man such as Pacman Jones? ABOUT THE PATRIOTS (4-1): Brady aired it out 40 times last we...


These Tweets Explain #WhyWomenDontReport Sexual Assault

But when moderator Anderson Cooper pointed out that rival Donald Trump did not directly answer the question from an audience member about whether the candidates...


Rooney backs Rashford to become a superstar

Southgate, though, was quick to announce there would be no change to the England captaincy in his first press conference on Monday. "I've played under the m...


Crosby out with concussion; no timetable for return

Calgary Flames is seeing many of its younger players mature, this will lead to a greatly improved team that could be on its way to a possible playoff run. Pitt...


Sabres' Evander Kane out weeks with cracked ribs

Kane's injury is the latest setback for a team that was already reeling a day after second-year star centre Jack Eichel sprained his left ankle during practice....


Mustafi on Burnley win: Arsenal changed from style to steel

Both sides started the game poorly and a number of sloppy passes and poor runs meant that the teams went in level at half-time. That doesn't sound a lot, but it...


Nationals beat Dodgers 8-3 to take 2-1 lead in NLDS

Rookie left-hander Julio Urias is now tagged as the starter, but Kershaw seems ready to toe the rubber on short rest in Game 4 of the National League Divisional...


Stats: India, R Ashwin's rise to the top in numbers

Ravi Ashwin's off spin has continued to dominate the test series between New Zealand and India as he ripped through the visitors on the third day of the third...


It's Time for the Carolina Panthers to Fire OC Mike Shula

Rodgers finished with 30 carries for 101 yards. "We've got some young guys back there that have to play, and that's a big part of why we did what we did", Riv...


Vote for refugee limits in Hungary invalid because of low turnout

Orban had earlier downplayed the significance of the low turnout and said there would be "legal consequences" regardless, without giving further details. Under ...


Kyrgios fined $16500 for behavior at Shanghai Masters

He even earned himself a lecture from the chair umpire about professionalism and responded by asking if they could wrap this up so he could go home. It's just n...


UK lawmakers press government for vote on Brexit talks

Government ministers, however, insisted it would not be wise to give too much away while Britain's stance is still being worked out. Earlier, Sir Keir Starmer...


Bradley set for tough introduction to Premier League

But in many different interviews, Bradleys focuses and talks about the same principles he has carried throughout his managerial, and another one has been abou...


Sam Allardyce sacking a 'black mark' for football, says Ronald Koeman

Exiting Euro 2016 at the last-16 stage to Iceland should have been the Three Lions' lowest ebb this year, yet Roy Hodgson's successor managed to add another emb...


49ers name Colin Kaepernick starting quarterback

Kaepernick played briefly in the opener but generated attention with his refusal to stand for the national anthem. You may remember when this whole thing star...


Raiders take advantage of Chargers mistakes in 34-31 win

Happy about the win, but I'm not in a good mood about how we performed". Yet here they are, tied with the defending Super Bowl champion Denver Broncos atop th...


Aston Villa hires Bruce in bid to return to Premier League

Bruce has been out of work since leaving Hull in July over a lack of money available for transfers, despite only securing promotion with the Tigers two months b...


QB Josh McCown could return for black-and-blue Browns

He is a competitor and obviously wants to play, but the Browns are riding Kessler for now. Whitehurst was a respectable 14-for-24 for 182 yards with a touchdo...


Cleveland Indians, news and notes

Griffin gives the 2015 Blue Jays the edge in defense, and bullpen, but says this year's lineup, starting rotation and a more experienced manager John Gibbon...


Mak double helps Slovakia thrash Scotland 3-0

Omitting Leigh Griffiths is slightly more understandable insofar as Steven Fletcher might hold the ball up better but, then again, Griffiths is far sharper, and...


Ronda Rousey makes MMA return at UFC 207 in December

A lot has happened in the UFC since Ronda Rousey's self imposed hiatus. Rousey - who ranks alongside featherweight champion Conor McGregor as the biggest attr...


Prater's kick, Slay's pick give Lions 24-23 win over Eagles

There's no excuse for Ryan Mathew's fumble , which set up Detroit with the great field position that led to the winning field goal. When quarterback Matthe...


Champions League game good lesson on importance of starting well: Pep Gaurdiola

Guardiola's attention now turns to locking horns with his former club Barcelona in their next Champions League match, while they have Tottenham in the Prem...


Jalen Hurd expected to play vs Alabama Crimson Tide

Sometimes, that is going to happen with the style of play and effort, but we have to work to get it corrected. The Aggies have had elite talent at the receive...


India clean-sweep test series against New Zealand

India will bat on day five with a lead of 276 runs. "Even if it is a turning pitch you have to bowl well", he said. This was a situation where we batted them ...


Mortaza, Rahman fined; Buttler reprimanded for on-field incident

Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza and batsman Sabbir Rahman have been fined 20 percent of their match fees following an angry exchange with England ski...


Nancy O'Dell: Even the locker room no excuse for Trump

In May, NBC announced that Bush would join " Today " as a co-anchor, and in what CNN media reporter Brian Stelter calls "a multi-million-dollar bet on Bush", ...


Facebook, Twitter cut access to monitoring tool used by police

During the riots, Baltimore police used Geofeedia to alert them when rioters were targeting police vehicles and when a group of high school students - carrying ...


Dustin Johnson wins PGA Tour player of the year

Johnson , who also won the World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational and BMW Championship , claimed the honours over Australian world No.1 Jason Day, R...


Run game powers Georgia

The game was originally scheduled to be played on Saturday before being pushed back a day due to Hurricane Matthew. "We wanted to keep fighting", head coach K...


Court Rules Consumer Protection Agency's Structure Is Unconstitutional

In the 110-page ruling, the U.S. Court of Appeals called for limits to the power of the president, and disband the CFPB's current single-director power struct...


Former NFL All-Pro Transitioning To MMA

On Tuesday, MMAFighting.com reported Hardy is set to make the transition to mixed martial arts and is preparing for his debut. Check out the full interview ...