Wed, 30 Sep 2020

Lakers, Heat prepare for battle as NBA odyssey reaches climax

LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers begin the final challenge in their bid to return to the summit of ...

Youthful Marlins take aim at experienced Cubs

Chicago's Wrigley Field is the site for a best-of-three National League wild-card series that will feature the experience of the ...

2-time World Series winner Johnstone dies at 74

Former major league outfielder Jay Johnstone, who was known as both an elite pinch hitter and one of baseball's most ...

Police departments across US report 911 outage, some restored

Washington [US], September 29 (ANI): A number of US police departments around the United States on Monday (local time) reported ...

Rivers out as Clippers coach

Doc Rivers confirmed Monday that he is no longer the coach of the Los Angeles Clippers. It wasn't immediately clear ...

Jaguars add kickers Hauschka, Rosas

The Jacksonville Jaguars signed veterans Stephen Hauschka and Aldrick Rosas on Monday after losing two kickers to injuries last week. ...

Aces open as Bieber's Indians host Cole, Yankees in Game 1

The Cleveland Indians went a long way to stay home. The Indians completed their biggest comeback of the season in ...

Flyers sign D Hagg to two-year, $3.2M extension

Philadelphia signed defenseman Robert Hagg to a two-year, $3.2 million extension. The deal keeps him with the Flyers through the ...

F Stewart retires after 11 seasons with seven teams

Forward Chris Stewart retired from the NHL after 11 seasons with seven teams. The 32-year-old appeared in 16 games with ...

Eagles' Pederson on QB controversy: 'Don't go there'

Philadelphia Eagles coach Doug Pederson shot down speculation about a possible quarterback change Monday. Fifth-year starter Carson Wentz has thrown ...

When politicians use hate speech, political violence increases

Politicians deepen existing divides when they use inflammatory language, such as hate speech, and this makes their societies more likely ...

Women equal men in computing skill, but are less confident

The Research Brief is a short take about interesting academic work.The big ideaIn the workplace, women are now as good ...

Study finds busy pictures hinder reading ability in children

Washington [US], September 28 (ANI): Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University found that an overly busy page with extraneous images can ...

Despite red card, Orlando City earn 0-0 draw at FC Dallas

Ten-man Orlando City extended its club-record unbeaten streak to eight matches when it fought FC Dallas to a scoreless draw ...

Surging Union shut out Inter Miami

Anthony Fontana, Ilsinho and Brenden Aaronson each scored one goal to lift the host Philadelphia Union past Inter Miami 3-0 ...

NFL roundup: Bears go to 3-0 as Falcons fold again

Nick Foles came off the bench and tossed three touchdown passes in the fourth quarter to rally the Chicago Bears, ...

Barlow scores twice as Red Bulls rout Impact

Tom Barlow scored two goals and New York recorded a season high for tallies for the second straight game as ...

MLB roundup: Brewers, Astros in playoffs with losing records

Harrison Bader powered the playoff-bound St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-2 win Sunday over visiting Milwaukee, but the Brewers were ...

Red Sox bop four homers to down Braves in finale

The visiting Boston Red Sox concluded a disappointing season with a power surge, belting four home runs to defeat the ...

Cardinals win finale, but Brewers grab playoff berth

Harrison Bader powered the playoff-bound St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-2 win Sunday over the visiting Milwaukee Brewers, who also ...

Santana, Reyes deliver another comeback win for Indians vs. Pirates

Carlos Santana and Franmil Reyes each homered and drove in four runs Sunday as the Cleveland Indians erased a four-run ...

Rays shut out Phillies to finish three-game sweep

Rookie Josh Fleming spun six scoreless innings as the Tampa Bay Rays put an end to Philadelphia's playoff hopes Sunday, ...

Eagles level score late, settle for tie with Bengals

The host Philadelphia Eagles and Cincinnati Bengals failed to score in a 10-minute overtime as they played to a 23-23 ...

Conner, Steelers too strong for winless Texans

James Conner rushed for 109 yards and the go-ahead touchdown in the fourth quarter as the host Pittsburgh Steelers pounded ...

Bears pull Trubisky, insert Foles at QB

The Chicago Bears pulled Mitchell Trubisky and replaced him with Nick Foles at quarterback in the third quarter of Sunday's ...

Steelers WR Johnson leaves with concussion

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Diontae Johnson was being evaluated for a concussion and ruled out for the rest of Sunday's ...

Gigi Hadid gave birth to newborn daughter on a farm: source

Washington [US], September 27 (ANI): Supermodel Gigi Hadid gave birth to her baby girl on her farm in rural Pennsylvania, ...

Trump names 'brilliant' conservative to US Supreme Court

President Donald Trump named Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court on Saturday, setting in motion a rush by Republicans ...

Week 5 Schedule Change: Broncos - Patriots Shifts to 4:25 PM

NFL The NFL announced today a scheduling change for Week 5 on Sunday, October 11.The Denver Broncos at New England ...

Despite COVID-19, Eagles find a way to connect with patients at CHOP

Chris McPherson Interviewers typically ask Eagles players about the upcoming game or the state of the team.But the questions last ...

Colts 'Hopeful' They Can Get Trey Burton Back This Week

Indianapolis Colts head coach Frank Reich said Sunday that the team is “hopeful” that tight end Trey Burton, who was ...

Washington-Browns Monday Stats Pack

Washington Football Team Public Relations "Washington-Browns Monday Stats Pack" is presented by BDO by the Numbers. People who know, know ...

NFC East Roundup: Looking At Where Washington Stands After Week 3

Kyle Stackpole Despite dropping its second straight game, the Washington Football Team remains tied for first in the NFC East ...

5 things we learned from Bears offensive coaches

Nathan Smith Bears position coaches spoke to the media on Monday. Here are five things we learned about the offense.(1) ...

Texans at Steelers, Week 3 | The Harris Hits

John Harris On a beautiful Pittsburgh Sunday afternoon, the Steelers showed why they're 3-0 thus far in 2020 with another ...

49ers Announce Roster Moves

49ers Staff The San Francisco 49ers announced on Saturday they have promoted OL Hroniss Grasu (huh-ROW-niss, GRA-sue) to the active ...

Eagles Sack Burrow's First Victory And Force Tie

Geoff Hobson Just when it seemed OK on Sunday to write the words, "Let The Legend Begin," the Bengals would ...

Final Drives Spoil Bengals Defensive Effort

Geoff Hobson For all but 4:34 of Sunday's 70 minutes, the Bengals defense did what they wanted to do in ...

Weekend Water Break: The 10 best stories of Bengals week

Chris McPherson As you get ready for a full day of Bengals-Eagles coverage, here are the 10 best stories (and ...

In 23-23 tie, Eagles trip themselves up with mistakes

Dave Spadaro How to feel after a 23-23 tie with Cincinnati that puts the Eagles at 0-2-1 in this 2020 ...

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United States considering walking away from embassy in Baghdad

BAGHDAD, Iraq - The United States is threatening to close its embassy in Baghdad amid frustrations over attacks by Shi'ite ...

Trump wants Biden to be tested for drugs prior to debate

WASHINGTON, DC, September 28 (ANI): U.S. President Donald Trump has once again suggested that he and Democratic presidential nominee Joe ...

Indian prime minister laments India's role at United Nation

New York/New Delhi [US/India], September 26 (ANI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday called for the reforms "in the responses, ...

Saturday is International Day for Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons

NEW YORK, New York - On the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons marked on Saturday, the ...

Boost for vaccine doses planned for poor as virus rages on

Up to 100 million additional doses of any eventual Covid-19 vaccines will be secured for delivery to poorer countries in ...

Is political violence ever justifiable?

The summer of 2020 was indelibly marked by political violence on the streets of many American cities. Exacerbated by the ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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