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Craig Carton Resigns From WFAN After Arrest For Securities Fraud


In a statement, he also addressed the "endless stream of vitriol" that was being hurled at him. Authorities said he raised more than $5 million to, in part, repay millions of dollars in gambling debts. other personal debt", U.S. Attorney Joon Kim said Wednesday. Carton says his fight has only just begun and insists he'll be proved not guilty. Although Carton isn't appearing on morning radio, he spoke up, professing his innocence in statements echoed by his attorney. Read More »

Miami Heat guard is finalizing a contract extension


While they were interested in Gordon Hayward, the small forward signed with the Boston Celtics, which triggered Miami's plan B. The plan included bringing their core players back, and they were successful in doing it. After emerging late in his rookie season, Richardson had a tough second season in 2016-17 because of injuries. Richardson, 23, has spent his first two seasons in the National Basketball Association with the Heat . Read More »

Liverpool to appeal Mane's red card ban


In the early kick-off on Saturday , Liverpool headed to Manchester in a confident mood, fresh from their big 4-0 triumph over Arsenal just before the worldwide break. "I'm sure enough people will find a reason to say it's 100% a red card", continued the German. Liverpool are of course returning to the Champions League this week, and will face Sevilla , hoping to get revenge for the Europa League final defeat the La Liga side inflicted on them. Read More »

Conor McGregor gets close-ups of world's largest yacht


That's how you know the owner doesn't need to give a bollox about anything. The self-acclaimed Naija bad girl had dominated the news shortly after the boxer's recordbreaking fight against Conor McGregor . His next move remains unclear and McGregor insists there are several doors open to him, but it appears the 29-year-old could soon return from his break to weigh up his options ahead of his anticipated return to a combat sport. Read More »

National Football League suspends Texans LB Brian Cushing 10 games


Cushing, a former first-round draft pick who was named the NFL's 2009 defensive rookie of the year, will be eligible to return to Houston's active roster on November 28, the league said in a statement. This marks Cushing's second positive test for performance enhancing drugs after testing positive for human chorionic gonadotropin (a fertility drug) as a rookie in 2010. Read More »

England to host All Blacks in autumn 2018


Australia has lost its last four Tests against England, including a three-Test series at home a year ago, and will meet England in the 2017 Spring Tour. The All Blacks came out on top on all four occassions when the teams met in 2014. The showdown is the highlight of England's fixture announcement, which confirmed four games, against South Africa, Japan, Australia and the All Blacks. Read More »

Madrid vs APOEL Squad Lineup

Meanwhile, Rafael Varene is still struggling with a muscle injury, while the Brazilian left back Marcelo is available before he too starts a ban for the red card he received for kicking out at a rival in the last game. The youngster has enjoyed a flying start to the season, scoring four goals in Madrid's opening six games. The Brazilian was sent off in Real's 1-1 draw at home to Levante on Saturday for kicking out at an opponent. Read More »

Jason Day in shock split with long-term caddie Col Swatton


The 29-year-old credits Swatton as being a "father figure" following the death of his own father when he was 12 and paid tribute to his caddie following his breakthrough major title at the 2015 US PGA Championship. I could have him on the bag next year. "He can't caddie at the Presidents Cup ". "He was an fantastic caddie, wonderful coach and fantastic person", Day said. Read More »

Suu Kyi skips United Nations meet as Rohingya crisis escalates


The following day Myanmar ambassador's Htin Lynn said those allegations were unhelpful and wrong. Two other bodies washed ashore on Tuesday, he added. That prompted Myanmar's military to launch "clearance operations" against the rebels, setting off a wave of violence that have left hundreds dead and thousands of homes burned - mostly Rohingya in both cases. Read More »

Rain means Windies match against Ireland abandoned


IRELAND'S MISERABLE, AND utterly frustrating, summer was compounded in Belfast this afternoon as the marquee fixture of the home season was washed out without a ball being bowled. "It's dry overhead at the moment so we're hoping we can get some sort of play under way". Ireland will be in action again on 29 November on day one of their final Intercontinental Cup match against Scotland in the UAE. Read More »

'No reasons' for Ander Herrera absence from Basel victory - Jose Mourinho

Goalkeeper David de Gea is set to be United's first-choice goalkeeper in Europe, with Mourinho confirming he will not repeat his selection policy of last season, when back-up Sergio Romero played in the Europa League. Jose Mourinho's side host Everton on Sunday - with Wayne Rooney set to return to Old Trafford for the first time since he left this summer. And while Carrick might be the worst option available on the squad, we won't say he is a bad player by any means. Read More »

Hughes bemused by Mourinho handshake snub


Jose Mourinho has revealed that he maintained a good relationship with Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku despite selling the Belgium global during his spell in charge of Chelsea . United enjoyed the bulk of possession and had more opportunities yet it was far from one-way traffic. "My team-mates have helped me to become a part of the team very quickly and I'll work hard to help them too". Read More »

Hurricane Irma: UK pledges extra £25m for relief effort

This is where I do think we need a much bigger global response to the funding that's needed. Dr. Annelise Lawton, a doctor who works at a hospital in Tortola is reported to have said: " Conditions are horrific. UNICEF, the United Nations' children's relief fund, called on the global community to provide help to those affected by the storm in the Caribbean. Read More »

Japanese two-way star Shohei Otani will reportedly play in Major League Baseball next season


At only 23, Otani is subject to the MLB's global signing rules. "And I think that's great. They want to match up against the best and see how they fare, so I think it's great". If added to the active big league roster, Otani would receive a 2018 salary at or just above the major league minimum of $545,000. Shohei Otani pitches for Japan during the WBSC Premier 12 semifinal match against South Korea at the Tokyo Dome on November 19, 2015. Read More »

Jordan Spieth throws out first pitch at Cubs game


He threw 24 pitches in the first inning and walked two, yet got bailed out by a base-running lapse. The last two seasons, the teams have met for one four-game series in July, with each team hosting a pair of games. Bryant had last homered August 31 - a two-run shot that produced his previous two RBIs. Contreras went on the DL on August 11 due to a right hamstring strain. Read More »

Paris awarded 2024 Olympics, LA to host 2028 Games


Los Angeles' Games plan is second to none and will have a far-reaching impact domestically and overseas. Los Angeles 2028 officials also celebrated the return of the Olympics to USA soil. We're very, very excited about it and I'm excited to be a part of that team. After three failed attempts and 12 years after the demoralizing and disheartening loss to the London bid in 2005, Paris has finally been awarded the Olympic Games it has craved. Read More »

Mourinho confident of Champions League campaign

Basle were unbeaten on their two previous visits to Old Trafford but the Swiss champions never looked like getting anything out of Tuesday's encounter. And they arrived in the Champions League final with a fresh team. Manager Jose Mourinho told BT Sport following the game: "I don't know". "Three points are important at home". Read More »

Esordio amaro per Juve e Roma in Youth League


La squadra di Saurini si è imposta in una combattuta partita per 2-1, passando prima in vantaggio al 43mo con Gaetano , poi facendosi raggiungere nel secondo tempo, al 70mo, da Kulakov . Vittoria esterna pesantissima per il Napoli , che battezza l'esordio nel girone F di Youth League battendo a domicilio gli ucraini dello Shakhtar Donetsk . Read More »

Packers promoting rookie OL to replace Ricky Jean Francois


However, buried deep on the cornerback depth chart, Gunter's number was pretty easy to call for cutting by the Packers. Gunter rescued the Packers last season when Sam Shields was lost early with a concussion. Jean Francois signed with the team in the off-season for one year at $2 million. Guaranteed at his signing was $250,000, which he will be able to keep. Read More »

Madrid put Levante game behind them to prepare for APOEL

Zidane admitted his side felt pressure as favourites aiming to be the first team to win three consecutive European Cups since the 1970s but his side were used to knowing they had to win each and every game. "The same thing happened past year so we're not anxious at all, the opposite", said Zidane, who is the first coach to successfully defend the European Cup since 1990 and has won seven trophies since taking charge of Real in January 2016. Read More »

UCL: Conte Savours 'Lots Of Goodies' In Chelsea's Win Vs Qarabag


Chelsea missed out on a place in the Champions League last season but the Blues are now back in Europe's elite club competition after their Premier League title triumph last term. "Baka is improving his physical condition a lot", Conte said of off-season midfield recruit from Monaco. "We must have calm to do the best for the player and the team". Read More »

Champions League: Chelsea whitewash Qarabag FK


The Blues have won their last three games on the spin to leave them third in the Premier League table. I didn't like it, the players relaxed too much'. "Baka is improving his physical condition a lot", Conte said of off-season midfield recruit from Monaco. He needs more time than Zappacosta. Goals from Pedro , full debutant Davide Zappacosta , Cesar Azpilicueta , Tiemoue Bakaoyoko and Michy Batshuayi - who netted a late double - gave the 2012 winners a victorious start on their ... Read More »

Liverpool Lose Appeal to Have Sadio Mane's Three-Match Ban Reduced


I never thought it would happen but only because I am used to it to things like this. By accessing such sites, Premier League supporters can watch every single one of their club's games without the need to subscribe to the TV broadcasters, which cover all 20 top-tier clubs and so can't provide this facility. Read More »

Marcelo extends contract with Real Madrid until 2022


Now in his 12th season at Real, Marcelo is the second longest serving player after captain Sergio Ramos, having joined the Spanish giants from Brazilian side Fluminense aged 18 back in January 2007, and is the longest serving foreign player in the club's history. Read More »

Spain calls to summon Catalan mayors over independence vote


Organisers said 450,000 people had registered for the event, and Barcelona police later tweeted that 1 million turned up. Polls have shown support for independence waning in recent years with those wanting a separate state in a minority. "I trust they will be left in peace and not be obliged to do what they can not", Catala told RTVE television. Following a legal challenge from his government, Spain's Constitutional Court suspended a referendum law that was fast-tracked through ... Read More »

FEMA to assess Hurricane Irma damage

A stunning 13 million Florida residents were without electricity - two-thirds of the state's residents - as sweltering heat returned across the peninsula following the storm. Officials were struggling Monday to reach areas of the Florida Keys, as some of the islands were hard to access. "I just want to let everyone there know that so many people are praying for you and so many people are with you and want to be with you and support you", said Tebow, a Jacksonville native. Read More »

FEMA: 25 percent of homes in Florida Keys destroyed by Irma


A resort island chain that stretches from the tip of the state into the Gulf of Mexico, the Keys are connected by a bridges and causeways along a narrow route of 160km. "And we'll go from there", Florida National Guard Capt. Corey Gathers said . Hurricane Irma dissipated across the southeastern United States by Tuesday morning. Read More »

Russell Martin Rejoins Blue Jays after 29 games missed


The left oblique strain Martin suffered August 11 sent him to the disabled list for a second time, with a nerve issue in his left shoulder having sidelined him for 12 games back in May . "I feel a lot of emotions, you dream about that", Urena said through a translator. He threw on flat ground on August 19, the first time he had played catch since the loss to the Red Sox. Read More »

Junior Cert students get their results today - here's how they got on


The number of students getting top marks in their Junior Cert has fallen by almost half. Fifty-four received 11 As and 240 got 10. Under the new system which only applies to English students results will receive a Distinction, or a Merit, or an Achieved mark instead of the traditional A, B, C, system. Read More »

Jesus brace fires City to 5-0 win over 10-man Liverpool


The former Benfica keeper was examined further by City's medical staff but did not suffer concussion and returned to the bench, wearing a dressing, before the end of the game. Chelsea had to single out its own fans for criticism after the reigning champions beat 2016 title victor Leicester. Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting became the first player to score against United this season. Read More »

Chelsea star Cesc Fabregas reacts to Qarabag Champions League hammering


Davide Zappacosta played very well and Eden Hazard is trying to find his best form. Zappacosta doubled the lead on the half-hour mark with a visually impressive, if fortunate, goal, as he strode forward 70 yards on the right before swinging in a cross which caught Qarabag goalkeeper Ibrahim Sehic off his line and flew into the far corner. Read More »

Manchester City goalkeeper, Ederson, returns to training

Absolutely unlucky. Not even a percentage of Sadio wanted to get the goalkeeper. "We can not change this and it's a sport where this happens". He already had half a game at City and instead of losing him for three and a half games, we thought two and a half would been... Read More »

Feyenoord v Manchester City


City's players will certainly not be taking the game lightly, with more than enough of them having tasted disappointment at the group stage before. "But the decision why he hasn't played this season and is not in the squad - he knows the reason why". Read More »