Pulitzer Prize-Winning Columnist Charles Krauthammer Dies at 68

Fox News reports the death was expected after Krauthammer wrote a letter to colleagues, friends and viewers earlier in the month saying recent tests had revealed that his cancer had returned. In a statement , McConnell said he'll miss Krauthamm... More..

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England manager Gareth Southgate dislocates shoulder
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

England manager Gareth Southgate dislocates shoulder

For a few years, we lived with our grandmother in Kingston, and I remember watching the other kids with their mums and just feeling really jealous. "But if you put me against Andy Carroll I'm never going to b...More..

Japan beat 10-man Colombia in another World Cup upset
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Japan beat 10-man Colombia in another World Cup upset

Fans at the 2014 tournament in Brazil were also praised for similar civic-mindedness , even as their team failed to win a game and crashed out in the group stages. One user posted a picture of the player along...More..

Dallas Mavericks, Atlanta Hawks swap picks
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Dallas Mavericks, Atlanta Hawks swap picks

Doncic's elevation within the Hawks organization reflects a leaguewide belief that Deandre Ayton and Marvin Bagley III could go 1-2 to Phoenix and Sacramento , respectively, to open the draft, league so...More..

17 years later: Puma restarts basketball direction, headed by Jay-Z
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

17 years later: Puma restarts basketball direction, headed by Jay-Z

For Hov, the earliest news pegged him as a "president of basketball operations" who would have had the power to pick players for Puma's basketball division. Ayton played for the Arizona, Bagley for Duke and S...More..

Optus feels wrath of Australia following shambolic Russian Federation 2018 weekend broadcast
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Optus feels wrath of Australia following shambolic Russian Federation 2018 weekend broadcast

The SingTel subsidiary which has secured the rights to broadcast/stream all Russian Federation 2018 matches has come under fire, as its digital platform Optus Yes could not handle the weekend demand for World...More..

Deandre Ayton is certain he’ll be the No. 1 pick
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Deandre Ayton is certain he’ll be the No. 1 pick

Mcdonough said multiple Suns stuck around after their early morning workout to watch Ayton's , including Devin Booker , Josh Jackson and Marquese Chriss . "There will be a lot of mismatches because if ...More..

Kevin McHale Taking Heat For Reported Visit To Donald Trump Rally
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Kevin McHale Taking Heat For Reported Visit To Donald Trump Rally

Again attacking the special counsel probe as a "witch hunt", Trump went on to blast the media for focusing on the recent immigration crisis at the expense of covering what he contends is bias against him at t...More..

Discipline key to victory as Senegal carry Africa's hopes
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Discipline key to victory as Senegal carry Africa's hopes

Senegal's winning goals might have been a combination of the freakish and atrocious - the first deflected off both Michal Pazdan and Thiago Cionek before going in and the second was essentially caused by m...More..

Stokes to miss T20s against Australia, India
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Stokes to miss T20s against Australia, India

England take on Australia at Edgbaston on June 27, while the series against India starts at Old Trafford on July 3. Batsman Jonny Bairstow and all-rounder Moeen Ali return after being rested for the T20 ...More..

Creed 2 Creed vs. Drago trailer
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Creed 2 Creed vs. Drago trailer

This trailer doesn't give that away, but we do see Adonis struggling to juggle life responsibilities while facing down the biggest challenge of his life . Thirty-three years after Rocky IV , Creed is goin...More..

’Embarassed’ Phil Mickelson apologizes for hitting moving ball at U.S. Open
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

’Embarassed’ Phil Mickelson apologizes for hitting moving ball at U.S. Open

Mickelson putts a moving ball, resulting in a two-stroke penalty, and a sextuple-bogey on the 13th hole. American golfer Phil Mickelson loses the plot at the US Open when he putts a moving ball. USGA chie...More..

Orlando Magic NBA Draft Preview: Second-Round targets for the Orlando Magic
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Orlando Magic NBA Draft Preview: Second-Round targets for the Orlando Magic

However, the Atlanta Hawks have the third overall pick and Migos rapper and Atlanta native Quavo has already said that he wants Trae Young in his city. That may be one of the best compliments you could rece...More..

Thigh injury prevents England's Alli from training
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Thigh injury prevents England's Alli from training

Even before Alli's injury news, there have been calls for Loftus-Cheek to be included in Southgate's starting XI, with former England worldwide Joey Barton believing he could be this year's Paul Gascoigne. Al...More..

by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Wawrinka ends wretched run with solid start at Queen's

Ranked unseasonably low at 261, the popular Swiss was ranked No3 in the world after he reached the final of the French Open last summer, but first-round losses at Queen's and then Wimbledon spelled trouble th...More..

Mbappe seals France progress as enthusiastic Peru show limitations
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Mbappe seals France progress as enthusiastic Peru show limitations

This is an elimination game for Peru as they will not advance without grabbing at least one point. Les Bleus will tangle with La Blanquirroja at 1am in the second game of the day. Peru captain Paolo Gue...More..

French star extends Atletico Madrid deal
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

French star extends Atletico Madrid deal

According to TV3 (h/t Coral Barry of Metro ), the Blaugrana are "upset" with the defender as a result. La Liga giants Atletico Madrid have announced the signing of Thomas Lemar as well as contract ex...More..

TURN: Nabil Fekir offered to Spurs after Liverpool deal collapses
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

TURN: Nabil Fekir offered to Spurs after Liverpool deal collapses

Though Fekir technically passed his medical, Liverpool wanted to renegotiate a reduced fee with Lyon that acknowledged the supposed weakness in his knee after his ACL reconstruction. After his agent said ...More..

Sarri identifies first signing for Chelsea
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Sarri identifies first signing for Chelsea

The former Napoli manager is poised to succeed his fellow Italian at Stamford Bridge as he failed to deliver Champions League football after finishing in fifth place last season. With the summer transfer mark...More..

Neymar back in training, looks set for Brazil vs. Costa Rica match
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Neymar back in training, looks set for Brazil vs. Costa Rica match

Rather, it was linked to the fact that the forward was fouled repeatedly in Brazil's 1-1 tie with Switzerland on Sunday. He felt some pain and went to the physiotherapy, and tomorrow he will train normally. H...More..

That was coming, says Hummels after Germany defeat
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

That was coming, says Hummels after Germany defeat

A Mexico win is practically Biblical. Federation Internationale de Football Association said Monday that a "public announcement was prepared" during the game against Germany to warn Mexico fans to stop ...More..

Phillies fan injured by flying hot dog launched by Phanatic
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Phillies fan injured by flying hot dog launched by Phanatic

CBS reports she was ended up in an emergency room for a CAT scan to make sure she didn't suffer a concussion. It's unclear if the team plans to make any changes to its hot dog launcher stunt. "It's going to ...More..

Vunipola brothers and Ellis Genge leave England's tour of South Africa
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Vunipola brothers and Ellis Genge leave England's tour of South Africa

Meanwhile Tom Fordyce of the BBC asks where it's all gone wrong for Jones and England. Jones won 24 of his first 25 tests in charge of England, including a joint world record 18 in a row, and would have fel...More..

Rakitic: Nobody is prouder to represent Argentina than Messi
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Rakitic: Nobody is prouder to represent Argentina than Messi

Wednesday's other matches saw Spain edge past Iran 1-0 thanks to Diego Costa's fortunate third goal in two matches which put them level at the top Group B with Portugal Iran, who had a precious second-half eq...More..

Burger King apologizes for Russian World Cup pregnancy ad
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Burger King apologizes for Russian World Cup pregnancy ad

A screenshot of the Burger King Russia tweet announcing the lifetime of Whoppers offer. The short-lived campaign was promoted in Russia on Tuesday via social media platform VK - Russia's equivalent of Faceb...More..

Time running out for Messi to deliver World Cup
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Time running out for Messi to deliver World Cup

She gave him some advice to try and help him have fun in what's most likely his final World Cup. If he had scored the penalty, I would have given him a 6. Messi was furious with himself for missing a penalty in...More..

by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Ashes to kick off new World Test Championship

The structure of men's FTP includes the ICC Cricket World Cups (2019, 2023), ICC World T20s (2020, 2021), World Test Championship cycle 1 (2019-2021 with final), cycle 2 (2021-2023 with final) and all bilater...More..

Costa saves Spain blushes against dogged Iran
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Costa saves Spain blushes against dogged Iran

Iran , who defended admirably until the ball ricocheted in off Costa, instantly showed more intent and thought they had levelled, only for Saeid Ezatolahi's strike to be ruled out for offside. Iran nearly to...More..

Japan and Senegal fans clean stadiums after World Cup matches
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Japan and Senegal fans clean stadiums after World Cup matches

Day six of the World Cup threw up plenty of highlights. "I think we have a new generation that is working, that is doing its utmost, and beyond being good players with a past of professional footballers", Cis...More..

FPJ's dream XI predictions for Iran and Spain; Live blog
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

FPJ's dream XI predictions for Iran and Spain; Live blog

Iran kicked off their campaign with a 1-0 win against Morocco, thanks to a late own goal by Aziz Bouhaddouz, piling the pressure on Spain at Kazan Arena on Wednesday. This will be the first encounter betwe...More..