• 'I should have left them in jail'
'I should have left them in jail'

Well, Trump caught wind of Ball's comments Sunday, and needless to say, he wasn't happy. "They were headed for 10 years in jail!" Trump had said he personally asked Chinese President Xi Jinping to intervene in the case. "I should have left them in jail!" This all started, you may recall, when Trump tweeted after returning from Asia that the t...

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  • Tributes paid to race death motorcyclist Daniel Hegarty
Tributes paid to race death motorcyclist Daniel Hegarty

Northern Ireland's Glenn Irwin was declared the victor after the event was stopped on the sixth lap. In a statement , they added: The Macau Grand Prix Committee extends its deepest sympathies to the family and friends of Daniel. Ms Draycott from East Bridgford said: 'It is with a broken heart to tell you that the love of my life passed away th...

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  • Jerry Jones apologizes for racially insensitive remark
Jerry Jones apologizes for racially insensitive remark

He said. " that comment was inappropriate ". The owner said Jones could be subject to a fine if he files a lawsuit, and he also would face the prospect of paying attorney fees for both sides, under league rules. "If you think Bob Kraft came after you hard, Bob Kraft is a pussy compared to what I'm going to do". Jones lists an incredibly harsh s...

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  • South Carolina White House Invitation: NCAA Team Declines Visit
South Carolina White House Invitation: NCAA Team Declines Visit

SC was invited to the White House earlier this month, but the Gamecocks will be unable to attend. The University of SC female Gamecocks have chosen to skip going to the White House with other NCAA champions to focus on their upcoming season.

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  • Danica Patrick Will Retire From Racing In 2018
Danica Patrick Will Retire From Racing In 2018

Patrick was emotional during the announcement, and her family there with her was also in tears. While Danica may not be competing on a weekly basis next year, we are thrilled to share with you that she will be doing the "Danica Double" and will be a part of the 60th running of the Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway in February and the ...

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  • Scherzer beats Kershaw to win second straight NL Cy Young Award
Scherzer beats Kershaw to win second straight NL Cy Young Award

The A.L. runner-up, Chris Sale of the Boston Red Sox , went 17-8 with a 2.90 E.R.A. and 308 strikeouts this season, the most in the majors in 15 years . But over his last eight starts, his stuff began to falter and he went 3-4 with a 4.30 ERA. Scherzer received 27 first-place votes, with Kershaw receiving the other three.

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  • Bills coach names Peterman staring QB
Bills coach names Peterman staring QB

The Bills , at 5-4, have lost two straight games and sit in the final Wild Card spot in the AFC. ESPN's Mike Rodak wrote Peterman could "torpedo" the Bills season, arguing, however, he's worth a look if the Bills don't believe in Taylor.

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  • LeBron James' NYC Subway Nemesis Explains Clash With Cavs Superstar
LeBron James' NYC Subway Nemesis Explains Clash With Cavs Superstar

The Cavs trailed by 15 at the start of the fourth quarter, and they finally took the lead with 1:23 remaining in the game when LeBron buried a clutch 3-pointer. For the second straight game against the Cavaliers , Hardaway Jr. was prolific by nailing 50 percent of his shots from the floor to go along two steals and a blocked shot in 44 minutes.

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  • Sergio Aguero taken to hospital after fainting in Argentina friendly
Sergio Aguero taken to hospital after fainting in Argentina friendly

The game , in preparation for the Russia 2018 World Cup , was played in Krasnodar, Russia. "Considering the fact that we played like that for the first time makes it even greater!" At the last World Cup in Brazil, the Super Eagles missed a training session in protest over pay, forcing the Nigerian government to send then-sports minister...

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  • Sweden qualify as Italy miss out on FIFA World Cup
Sweden qualify as Italy miss out on FIFA World Cup

It was the third-longest active streak behind Brazil (20) and Germany (16). The four-time champions had been present at every World Cup since 1958 - and Buffon himself since 1998 - and the 39-year-old's retirement from global football was made prematurely on Monday night.

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  • Butch Jones out, Brady Hoke takes over at Tennessee
Butch Jones out, Brady Hoke takes over at Tennessee

But down the stretch the Vols went 3-4 to close out the regular season, with a loss to SC off the bye week that ended chances of making it to the SEC Championship Game. He'll be owed a buyout in excess of $8 million, although he's required to seek comparable employment to mitigate the damages. The Volunteers now hold the seventh-best recruiting c...

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  • Cleveland Browns fall to the Detroit Lions, 38-24
Cleveland Browns fall to the Detroit Lions, 38-24

Trailing 17-10 near the end of the second quarter, the Browns embarked on a drive that took them from their own 25 to a first-and-goal at Detroit's two-yard-line with 19 seconds left on the clock. That gave them the 24-17 lead, but the Lions tied the game , setting up another bad result for the Browns. Cody Kessler is playing for the Browns at...

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  • Week 11 college football scores, highlights from Saturday's games
Week 11 college football scores, highlights from Saturday's games

For the Irish, though they have nearly 500 yards per game of total offense so this one may shape up to be a high scoring contest. Other key Top 25 matchups today include No. Though it's not a true "playoff" in that every game's loser would definitely be eliminated from title contention, we'll certainly see more clarity in the playoff race after Sat...

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  • Ivory Coast vs Morocco
Ivory Coast vs Morocco

Morocco sealed its place by winning in Ivory Coast 2-0 in what was a straight shootout for the place from Group C. Tunisia and Morocco have completed the roster of teams that would represent Africa at the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup .

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  • Conor McGregor throws a punch at an official
Conor McGregor throws a punch at an official

It all went down after Ward won by 1st-round KO at Bellator 187 - which prompted McGregor to jump into the cage to show his SBG Ireland teammate some love. Oh, and in case you're curious about what Dana White thinks about fighters touching referees, here's what he said a year ago. While the matchup seems to be made, negotiations are in place wi...

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  • Hope Solo accuses Sepp Blatter of sexual assault
Hope Solo accuses Sepp Blatter of sexual assault

Abby Wambach of the United States of America receives the FIFA Women's World Player of the Year award from US teammate Hope Solo and FIFA President Joseph S. However, Solo claimed it was an example of how sexual harassment had become commonplace in sport. I always felt I'd "handled it' and stood up for myself in those situations, but there wer...

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  • LiAngelo Ball, two other UCLA players released after arrest in China
LiAngelo Ball, two other UCLA players released after arrest in China

In a statement , the State Department told The Washington Post that it's aware of reports of the three USA citizens being arrested in China and released on bail: "We stand ready to provide appropriate consular assistance for U.S. "Whether in the United States or overseas, we expect our student-athletes to uphold the highest standards". T...

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  • Blue Jays right-hander Marcus Stroman wins first Gold Glove award
Blue Jays right-hander Marcus Stroman wins first Gold Glove award

Bob Dernier (1984) is the only other Cubs outfielder to win the award. Molina won eight years in a row in the National League before Posey was picked last season. "It means a lot". Buxton and Twins second baseman Brian Dozier were also among the first-time winners. Barnhart beat out two big stars in fellow finalists Buster Posey and Yad...

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  • Vikings might shut down Sam Bradford to make room for Teddy Bridgewater
Vikings might shut down Sam Bradford to make room for Teddy Bridgewater

The Vikings (6-2) activated Bridgewater from the physically unable to perform list, adding him to the active roster for the first time in more than 14 months since his left knee was dislocated during practice. He spent a whole bunch of his own money trying everything to get back and it just didn't work out. Bridgewater is scheduled to become a ...

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  • Moyes appointed West Ham manager
Moyes appointed West Ham manager

As the pair were joined by David Moyes - and former Middlesbrough midfielder George Boateng - on the latest edition of "Soccer Sunday", the inevitable departure of Slaven Bilic at West Ham gave them a chance to have a bit of fun. Moyes added: "We've got a good squad". "I'm looking forward to seeing them getting right behind the team and my te...

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  • Suns On Verge Of Trading PG Eric Bledsoe To The Bucks
Suns On Verge Of Trading PG Eric Bledsoe To The Bucks

One day earlier, Bledsoe tweeted, "I don't wanna be here". While the Sixers obviously won't take time on the court away from players like Ben Simmons or J.J. The 27-year-old Monroe, who joined the team as a free agent in 2015 after five years in Detroit, has been sidelined recently because of a left calf strain.

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  • Former Nigeria Star, Emenalo Quits Chelsea As Technical Director
Former Nigeria Star, Emenalo Quits Chelsea As Technical Director

Conte made little effort at the start of the season to hide his frustration at the club's failure to recruit at the level required, and while Emenalo's departure is understood to be in no way directly linked to that, his absence is hardly likely to help the situation.

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  • Evans suspended for hit on Saints' Lattimore
Evans suspended for hit on Saints' Lattimore

The officials did not eject anyone from the contest. The play was ruled a personal foul but Evans, inexplicably, wasn't ejected for his actions. Evans will miss next weekend's game against the New York Jets . And that's not the only thing Payton had to say after the Saints beat up on the Bucs. "I thought [Lattimore] was picking a fight with my...

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  • Ezekiel Elliott's lawyers trying to settle with NFL
Ezekiel Elliott's lawyers trying to settle with NFL

This is my name and this is my reputation. "Every day is worth fighting". Federal courts have intervened three times on behalf of the NFLPA and Elliott, and the National Football League has been barred all season from enforcing its six-game suspension of Elliott under the personal conduct policy.

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  • Jameis Winston out for several weeks, say Buccaneers
Jameis Winston out for several weeks, say Buccaneers

That appeared like it would be it for a second, but then Mike Evans came barreling in and clocked Lattimore before throwing some punches on the ground as Winston hopped into the pile as well before a teammate could pull him out and hold him back.

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  • TCS New York City Marathon held Sunday
TCS New York City Marathon held Sunday

Kenya's Geoffrey Kamworor won the New York City Marathon men's title on Sunday, taking his first victory at the distance as the race took place just five days after a deadly Manhattan truck attack left eight people dead. While Flanagan was an overwhelming victor, Kamworor was not assured of his first major victory until the closing meters. Ke...

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  • TJ Yeldon up again with Leonard Fournette benched by Jacksonville Jaguars
TJ Yeldon up again with Leonard Fournette benched by Jacksonville Jaguars

Both players were ejected, making the prospect of watching Bengals-Jaguars even more unappealing. Jaguars linebacker Myles Jack was the first to reach the players and tried to pull Green off Ramsey. However, it was clear from the start that Ramsey and Green were getting under each other's skin, as they were jawing back and forth during the enti...

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  • Liverpool's Sadio Mane ready to play for Senegal - Jurgen Klopp
Liverpool's Sadio Mane ready to play for Senegal - Jurgen Klopp

The Croat will at least be able to call upon left-back Aaron Cresswell, with the 27-year-old recovering from a dead leg picked up in last weekend's draw at Selhurst Park, whilst centre-back Winston Reid is also available for selection following a spell on the sidelines.

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  • Marseille suspend Patrice Evra after defender kicked out at fan
Marseille suspend Patrice Evra after defender kicked out at fan

Meanwhile, Marseille manager Rudi Garcia called for the 36-year-old left-back to control his emotions, per Sky Sports : "Patrice is a more than just an experienced player". Marseille have launched an internal investigation after full-back Patrice Evra was dramatically red carded before kick-off for appearing to kick a club supporter on Thursd...

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  • Celtics most likely destination for Jahlil Okafor
Celtics most likely destination for Jahlil Okafor

The 21-year-old native of Fort Smith, Arkansas has missed 62 games in his first two seasons, including a two-game suspension by the team in his rookie year due getting involved in a Boston bar fight. "They're going to continue to do great things, but at the same time, I want to play". However, when Okafor approached 76ers president of basketbal...

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