• Women Chess Grandmasters Threaten Boycott Over Hijab Controversy

    The next world chess championship tournament will be held in Tehran, where women competitors will be required to don headscarves, also known as hijab.

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  • Mack Brown Left In The Middle Of A Game He Was Calling For ESPN To Catch A Flight

    Flight schedules are pretty rigid, so if you need to leave what you’re doing to make sure you can get on your plane before it takes off, no one will really blame you unless you’re in the middle of surgery or something. Mack Brown had to do this on Friday night. The Cougars ended up winning, but the…

  • Philippines' Pacquiao 'not sorry' for drug use

    Philippine boxing legend Manny Pacquiao insisted Friday he owed his fans and countrymen no apology after admitting to having used illegal drugs. Pacquiao, a national hero and elected senator, is a high-profile endorser of President Rodrigo Duterte's brutal war on crime that has left more than 3,000…

  • Morning foursomes matches announced for Ryder Cup

    The first four matches were announced for the Ryder Cuo during Thursday’s opening ceremony. The four matches will be played in the foursomes format, also known as alternate shot.

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  • California governor OKs sex crime bill tied to Stanford case

    California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed two sexual assault laws in response to national outrage over the six-month jail sentence given to a former Stanford University swimmer for assaulting a woman passed out near a trash bin. The Democratic governor announced his approval Friday of laws requiring…

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  • Joe Maddon reacts to Cubs' players' criticism of 'spring training' lineups

    Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon is known for having his finger on the pulse of his players. In fact, Maddon has actually drawn criticism from within for resting regulars and using “spring training” like lineups after the team clinched the NL Central division and wrapped up home-field advantage…

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  • Jose Aldo explains why he's willing to walk away for good after UFC's latest slap in the face

    Jose Aldo’s decision to request his release from the UFC and essentially walk away from his mixed martial arts career was years in the making and resulted from what he believes was a repeated pattern of disrespect. Globo revealed the news Monday that Aldo was unhappy that he hadn’t gotten a rematch…

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  • Pacifist Noah skips military dinner

    French star Joakim Noah opted to skip a New York Knicks training camp dinner held with US Army cadets at the West Point military academy, saying it clashed with his pacifist beliefs, reports said Friday. Noah, who joined the Knicks this summer, said he felt uncomfortable about attending the dinner…

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    Photos of the day - September 30, 2016 (22 Fotos)

    Three French students of Law, from Sette village of France, canoeing at the Corinth canal, Peloponnese, during their journey ODYSSETTE (little Odyssey), a distance 7.000klm, Greece; Jordan Spieth hits from the fourth tee during a foresomes match at the Ryder Cup golf tournament at Hazeltine…

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  • Ryder Cup 2016: Pairings, Tee Times for Friday Afternoon Fourball

    Americans J.B. Holmes, Ryan Moore, Brandt Snedeker and Brooks Koepka and Europeans Rafa Cabrera Bello and Danny Willett will play in the session after sitting out in the morning. The first tee time is at 1:30 p.m. EST and will be Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed versus Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson.

  • Magnussen: Fire could have been worse with Halo

    His Renault caught fire during practice on Friday, and Kevin Magnussen says it may have been different had the Halo system been in place.

  • Jose Fernandez's stolen high school jersey is anonymously returned

    On Thursday, we brought you the upsetting news that Jose Fernandez’s high school jersey had been stolen from Alonso High School, the school he attended and was drafted from in 2011. The AP has reported that the jersey was anonymously returned on Thursday, via an envelope left at ticket booth at…

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  • Jordan Morris, Christian Pulisic share a trait not seen before in American soccer prodigies

    Jordan Morris and Christian Pulisic have gracefully handled the pressure of high expectations so far. For his seven appearances with the senior United States national team, including one in a World Cup qualifier, the former Stanford striker was new to the rigors of a particularly draining league…

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  • Listen to Bill Belichick tear into 'Tuck Rule' referee after Week 3 fumble (Video)

    The New England Patriots head coach is doing some of his best work this season, and the Patriots’ 27-0 blanking of the Houston Texans in Week 3 was a maestro performance by him and his team. Bill Belichick had words for referee Walt Coleman. There’s interesting stuff throughout, including Belichick…

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  • Week 4: Deep Sleepers and DFS Bargains

    To review … all of these players are owned in less than 60 percent of Yahoo leagues (at time of writing) and/or are a significant value in our daily game. A converted wide receiver, Washington is a size/speed prospect with big-play ability. With Ameer Abdullah likely shelved for the season (foot),…

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  • REVEALED: Inside Chelsea’s David Luiz deal

    It was a remarkable deadline day for Blues fans as they saw the Brazilian defender return in the final hours of the market. But how did it all come about?