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Aldon Smith Arrested Again ... Allegedly Violated Bail Condition

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Ultimately, Smith turned himself in March 23 and was forced to wear an ankle monitor which measures alcohol through sweat given the continuous issues the former star pass rusher has had with the substance. "Although it's with a heavy heart I truly wish him the best and pray he gets the help he needs". A judge issued a protective order prohibiting him from contacting the victim. Read More »

Facebook to make Unsend feature available to all Messenger users

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Facebook estimates the personal information of 622,161 users in Canada - and almost 87 million worldwide - was improperly accessed by Cambridge Analytica . "I am not going to sit here and say that we're not going to find more because we are", Sandberg said in an interview to NBC. Facebook says it is looking into whether the data that Cambridge Analytica acquired improperly from as many as 87 million people - 1 million of them in the United Kingdom - ended up with Aggregate IQ. Read More »

Conor McGregor leaves NY police station in handcuffs after assault charge

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McGregor has been making world news today following an altercation that occurred in NY yesterday where he and members of his entourage were recorded attacking a bus with UFC fighters on board. When asked about Conor's future in the UFC, White said he would deal with it after Saturdays events. His rapid ascendancy saw him capture two belts before jumping sports to face undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather in a money-spinning crossover bout in Las Vegas last August. Read More »

Bahrain Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel secures his 51st career pole

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After a sluggish start, Hamilton's race exploded into life as he passed three cars into one corner. A stretcher was rushed to the scene, and with Raikkonen's wheel not correctly put on, his auto was wheeled away from the race track. It was Vettel's second win in as many races this season and extended his lead ahead of Hamilton in the drivers' championship after the Englishman delivered a dazzling drive from ninth on the grid to finish only six seconds adrift. Read More »

McGregor in custody after van-smashing rampage

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TMZ reported that McGregor stood silently in court as the judge listed the charges against him which included three misdemeanor assault charges and one felony criminal mischief charge. Prosecutors said in court that McGregor punched a security guard at Barclays Center during the melee. "It was a real bad career move for him". And McGregor's own teammate, Artem Lobov (13-14-1), was pulled from his fight against Alex Caceres at the event because of his participation in the ... Read More »

Man City would wait to secure League title

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It's often been said by Manchester United fans to their Manchester City counterparts that you "can't buy class". "I know that Paul played well against Swansea, I know he had a very good week of work especially Tuesday and Wednesday, two fantastic training sessions and this game comes in that sequence". Read More »

CWG 2018: India Beat England by 2-1 in Women's Hockey

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Ahead of the final, I told them about a world championship match a few years ago when Singapore used similar tactics to stun China. Yu Mengyu pulled a point back for the Republic when she beat Madhurika Patkar 3-0 (13-11, 11-2, 11-6). The 22-year-old Batra, already India's best singles player at World Number 54, faced a tough ask against a three-time Olympic medalist Feng Tianwei. Read More »

Conor McGregor seen in new video shattering window amid bloody bus fight

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Ireland , New York, Brooklyn or Moscow. A second mixed martial arts fighter , Cian Cowley, faces three criminal mischief , one assault and one reckless endangerment charge, police said. Some have suggested that McGregor's antics were a publicity stunt aimed at raising hype for a potential future fight between he and Khabib Nurmagomedov . Read More »

World champ Sagan wins Paris-Roubaix; Goulaerts hospitalized

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Niki Terpstra took third for the well-fancied Quick-Step Floors team a week after his solo Tour of Flanders triumph. Belgium's Michael Goolaerts was taken to hospital after crashing during Paris-Roubaix on Sunday. "Thank you for the kind messages". Several top contenders suffered early woes as Italian Gianni Moscon crashed before making it back to the peloton, with French champion Arnaud Demare and Belgian champion Oliver Naesen being delayed by mechanical problems as the bunch hit the ... Read More »

Everton vs Liverpool, English Premier League

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However there were few clear-cut chances for either team, indeed Liverpool nearly seemed, like Everton , to be playing for a draw looking to conserve their energy for next Tuesday. Alberto Moreno was named on the bench but picked up a thigh injury in the warm up meaning 17 year old Rafa Camacho was drafted in to the 18 man squad. Read More »

Johnny Manziel: Spring League Debut Disappointing but a 'Huge Step'

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I had a smile on my face. That particular play reminded us of the Manziel who won a Heisman Trophy at Texas A&M , and apparently some National Football League executives agreed. "He's not challenging. He's inquiring, and that shows me an active and engaged mind". I've never been around Johnny Manziel until this moment in time, but I see a very quick arm. Read More »

United fightback a warning shot to City, says Smalling

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The top-flight crown was on the line at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday, with three points all the leaders needed to get their hands on more major silverware. The 25-year-old underwent a truly remarkable metamorphosis at half time and came out looking like the midfielder we always hoped he would be: ubiquitous on the pitch, dictating tempo, charging forward, dazzling on the ball, simply rousing. Read More »

Man Utd Deserve More Respect, Says Mourinho After Amazing Comeback

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But Pep Guardiola's side, who would have been crowned champions had they won, will have to wait. In the video below we soaked up the frenzied atmosphere, catching up with excited Man City fans in the build-up to the eagerly anticipated derby, and finding out just what they think of that man Mourinho, along with their pre-match predictions. Read More »

Commonwealth Games 2018: Indian women's hockey team stun Olympic champions England

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The 23-year-old took silver at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games , before qualifying for the 2016 Rio Olympics in the women's 48-kg category but didn't perform how she wanted. Freestyle swimmer Mack Horton also took gold in the 400m freestyle and the Aussie men's cycling pursuit team wiped a second off the world record in their final race against England. Read More »

IPL 2018: Rain threat looms large over KKR-RCB game

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This time, the KKR franchise tried to completely revamp the team including replacing Gautam Gambhir under whom the franchise won the two titles. Captain of Royal Challengers Bangalore Virat Kohli . "The batting has been strong point for RCB over the years, but I think the strengthening of bowling department has been a massive boost for us from this auction". Read More »

Europa league: Arsenal marches towards semifinals

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Arsene Wenger saw his side put one foot into the semi-finals of the Europa League with a convincing win over CSKA Moscow before hailing the brilliance of Mesut Ozil . We always have to find agreements. Ramsey opened the scoring by rounding off a fine team move on nine minutes by firing Hector Bellerin's cross into the roof of the net. Read More »

City must be fearless for Liverpool mission - Guardiola

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Of course, it is not Liverpool, it is the people- it was not only one, only two, only three. Not overturning their 3-0 deficit against Liverpool, though, would leave them to pick up the pieces of another failed campaign in Europe. "But it's [in the] boxes", Guardiola told a news conference. That 3-0 defeat leaves City on brink of an exit from a competition many tipped them to win, given their relentless league form. Read More »

National badminton mixed team to meet England in GC2018 semi-finals

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Sivalangam, the son of a weightlifter from the village of Sathuvachary near Vellore, maintained his ideal record at the Commonwealth level - he has never won anything apart from a gold at the Commonwealth Championships or Games. At Glasgow four years ago, women were competing for 48.5 percent of the medals . Samoa's Don Opeloge failed in his attempt to lift 190 kg giving away the gold to Rahul Venkat who put forth a tremendous effort to bag his first ever gold medal in ... Read More »

If I come back to fight, it 'has to be the Octagon'

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Hurd, Mayweather told ringside reporter Jim Gray he's still weighing a comeback, but only in the UFC. Asked if he would want to transition to MMA, Mayweather said "absolutely, if the money is right". "It is possible I do come back, but if I do come back, it has to be in the Octagon". Mayweather claims to have started training for his MMA debut, enlisting UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley to learn the sport's finer points. Read More »

Rangers reportedly fire head coach Alain Vigneault

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Combined with his four-year stint with the Montreal Canadiens and seven years with the Vancouver Canucks, Vigneault has gone 648-434-98 with 35 ties in the regular season, in addition to a 68-71 playoff record. "I think one of the strongest assets of this organization is its coaching staff and their experience". "They're experienced, we've been able to do it with veteran players, we've been able to do it with younger players". Read More »

Reed ahead of McIlroy by 3 shots

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Hole some putts. But he's going for the career grand slam. McIlroy made up a five-shot deficit in eight holes when he chipped in for eagle on the par-5 eighth. All the pressure is on him tomorrow. "He has that to sleep on that tonight". Reed doesn't have a major. Now it's about history of their own, not a trophy they share. Read More »

Ken Holland to return as Red Wings general manager

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Despite another season of the Detroit Red Wings missing the playoffs, they have chose to extend general manager Ken Holland for two years. "I look forward to the challenge of rebuilding the Red Wings to compete. "Ken has been integral part of four Stanley Cup championships", team governor Chris Ilitch said in a statement. He has three Stanley Cups rings and no other team has won as many games as the Red Wings since he has been in charge. Read More »

Rory McIlroy has subtle dig at Reed ahead of showdown

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In many ways, their personal battle began near the halfway point of Saturday's third round. Reed eagled the par-5 13th hole, then on 15 chipped in for another eagle, moving him to 6-under for the day. "It's massive", McIlroy said. "At the end of the day, if I go out and I feel pleased with how I play then it should be an enjoyable Sunday night". But I could also be in the middle of waiting for a group to come to the tee, only to hear a roar echoing through the trees and possibly needing an ... Read More »

Showtime executive throws shade at last minute UFC 223 main event

A MUGSHOT of Conor McGregor has reportedly emerged after the fighter was charged with assault and criminal mischief following an attack on a rival fighter's bus. Give Al Iaquinta credit for accepting a bout on very, very short notice with a fighter many believe to be the best in the game today. "Next week I'm gonna go home and figure out how this whole [McGregor] thing plays out", White said. Read More »

LEADING OFF: Ohtani goes for Angels, Arrieta debut for Phils

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Joyce's two-run shot to right was his first of the season, and Semien followed it up with a solo homer to center for his first to put the Athletics ahead 6-0. Ohtani's second inning blast reduced Oakland's lead to 6-1. In Cleveland, Michael Brantley singled home two runs in his first at-bat this season and Carlos Carrasco worked out of a bases-loaded jam in the sixth for the Indians in their chilly home opener. Read More »

Mourinho 'not interested' in Guardiola and Raiola row

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Pep Guardiola's side suffered a 3-0 loss to Liverpool in the Champions League in midweek and will be hoping to bounce back by winning the league title against their bitter rivals. "I was impressed but I don't know because I didn't even speak with him about what Pep told and what Raiola told", the United boss said. "They found their game, they found their actions, we've done everything to win the game". Read More »

Masters 2018: Jordan Spieth & Rory McIlroy share clubhouse lead

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Amateur". Casey shot a 3-under 69 in the third round Saturday and made a decent move up the leaderboard. He parred the 13th after digging deep into the azaleas on the left side of the green to find his ball, made birdie at the par-five 15th after a wayward drive into the trees, and got a favorable bounce off a tree on his way to the birdie on 18. Read More »

Valverde: Messi Is The Best

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Barca's victory over Leganes saw them equal Real Sociedad's record of 38 top-flight Spanish matches without defeat, a run that stretches back to April 2017. Messi flipped his third goal over Cuellar after receiving a pass from Ousmane Dembele in the 87th. After his team-mate's big miss, Messi took over the show. Read More »