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Chelsea star Alonso charged by FA

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However, the FA has since reviewed footage and now sanctioned the Spaniard, who has until 6pm on Wednesday to respond. Marcos Alonso will miss Chelsea's FA Cup semifinal against Southampton after he was hit with a charge for violent conduct against the same opponents. Read More »

LeBron James' Uninterrupted Sued Over Barber Shop Video

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That distraction is a lawsuit that's been filed against the production company run by James and his business partner, Maverick Carter , for allegedly stealing the idea for a TV show. According to the letter sent by Uninterrupted, " Shop Talk " infringes upon Uninterrupted's copyright for " The Shop ". Not surprisingly, the lawsuit and facts surrounding the case are being disputed. Read More »

Aguero says he's recovering after knee surgery

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He's obviously going to work hard in a bid to be fully fit in time for the World Cup, however. "If you're feeling like a victor, stomp your feet!" "Recovering from an arthroscopy on my knee", the striker tweeted on Tuesday morning. Having seen City win the Premier League with five games to spare at the weekend, the 29-year-old chose to have the operation immediately in order to give him enough time to recover ahead of the tournament. Read More »

Two weather warnings issued as wind and rain to batter Ireland

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Two separate status yellow alerts - warning of heavy rainfall - remain in place for 15 counties across the country. 'Winds strongest along Atlantic coastal counties at first but the strong winds will extend countrywide through the course of the Monday afternoon and evening'. Read More »

Bear hands ball to referee to begin Russian soccer game

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The bear stands on its hind legs and is handed a soccer ball by its handler. Footage of a muzzled bear dancing in front of spectators at a Russian football match has been condemned as "inhumane" by a leading animal rights group. " Bears , like most wild animals, are highly unpredictable and people around the world have been mauled or attacked by these animals, underlining that show business is no career for a wild animal". Read More »

Manchester City to avoid ban from CAS

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They accused City of acting unethically by tapping up Garré when he was 15 and then breaking rules by signing him when he was 16. But City countered that Garre, who has since appeared for the club three times in the EFL Trophy, held an Italian passport and was therefore entitled to move after his 16th birthday. Read More »

NFL Mock Draft: Buffalo Bills trade it all for a top quarterback

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In next week's NFL Draft , 100 players will be chosen in the first three rounds. The biggest questions heading into this years draft? The Browns give up the number one pick and in return get the No. Cody Roark of Locked on Broncos selects Baker Mayfield, QB, Oklahoma. As a way of making sure each seven-round mock in this series is fresh and unique I change up the first round pick with a different position each time. Read More »

Arsenal away form is 'baffling', says Wenger

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The Frenchman pointed to the fatigue felt by his players after they travelled back from a UEFA Europa League clash with CSKA Moscow on Thursday, "but losing like this is a worry characterwise", he added. Arsenal only had a few moments to be proud of against Newcastle United , and those moments were spread pretty far apart. Newcastle passed the 40-point mark and all but secured their Premier League future by beating Arsenal , whose awful away record in 2018 continued. Read More »

Alleged racist chanting during Russia v France to be investigated by Fifa

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In the build-up to this week's visit by the Task Force, whose report will determine whether Morocco will be on the ballot paper on June 13 to take on the heavyweight United 2026 bid visit, the Moroccans criticised the point-scoring system being used to evaluate the two candidates, protesting to Federation Internationale de Football Association about adding last-minute criteria to the bid process without prior warning, a complaint Federation Internationale de Football Association denies. Read More »

Nasa all set to launch new planet hunting mission TESS

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The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, or TESS, will look for dips in brightness coming from distant stars, a sign that planets are crossing the stars in orbit. NASA calls TESS its "next step" in discovering exoplanets - a planet that orbits a star in any solar system other than the one Earth calls home - "including those that could support life". Read More »

Salah Prefers Champions League To Golden Boot

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Liverpool's fans, in buoyant mood after their Champions League display against Manchester City on Tuesday, were made to be patient before being rewarded with Salah's 40th competitive goal of the season. "He does all the right things, he trains hard, he works hard, he listens to the coaches - that's why, as good as he is playing at the moment, I think maybe there is even one more level in him". Read More »

Sachin stops auto, plays gully cricket with youngsters in Mumbai

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Later, other users went on to post the complete video that shows Sachin coming out of his auto and then approaching youngsters who are indulged in a game of street cricket . He seems to be playing with a few employees of a hotel, and while doing that, he was also recognised by a person travelling in a vehicle. Even as the vehicle passed by the side, the master could be seen receiving throw downs. Read More »

New York Yankees vs. Miami Marlins

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So, I will not be there". He has taken heat for trading and releasing popular players over the offseason and making moves with the front office that weren't popular with the fan base in South Florida. He began the season with a win and lost the second game despite pitching well in both games. "We have to grow those numbers, but I think reporting it that way gives us an opportunity to show some growth over time ". Read More »

Stoke boss Lambert frustrated after West Ham 'blow'

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Hart spilled Shaqiri's shot from 18 yards out and substitute Crouch reacted quickest to score on the rebound. "We've still got four games so no-one is safe". But West Ham showed all their fighting qualities as they rescued a point in added time when Carroll volleyed a cross from Aaron Cresswell past Jack Butland into the corner of the net. Read More »

Launch delay for NASA's newest planet-hunting spacecraft

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The satellite known as Tess will survey nearly the entire sky, staring at the brightest, closest stars in an effort to find any planets that might be encircling them. Even in terms of sky-area coverage, TESS goes way beyond Kepler. Once deployed, TESS will observe stars in our solar neighborhood to find potential exoplanet candidates. Read More »

Maple Leafs narrow gap in Game 3

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Sometimes we forget this, given how he has taken the National Hockey League by storm ever since his historic four-goal debut against the Ottawa Senators. Maple Leafs goalie Frederik Andersen allowed a soft goal when a point shot from Bruins defenceman Adam McQuaid slipped underneath Andersen's left pad. Read More »

Trainer Freddie Roach "hurt" after split from Manny Pacquiao

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Manny Pacquiao has released a statement admitting he is not sure on who will be his head trainer for his upcoming fight, and will announce who he has chosen in the next seven days, Boxing News report. I wouldn't trade any of it. Amir Khan was the last Roach fighter to walk - after ignoring his advice to watch out for Danny García's left hook in the 2012 defeat that began to unravel the Bolton fighter's career. Read More »

China approves imports from 3 Irish beef processors - Irish broadcaster

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In Naas, 24 Chinese dairy buyers visited the Kerry PLC Innovation Centre while Lily O'Brien's in Newbridge hosted 13 grocery buyers from the Middle East. The minister continued: "Our agri-food exports to China have increased roughly five-fold from around €200m in 2010 to almost €1bn past year. I will lead a trade mission to China next month to further build on our trade relationships and continue our dialogue with the Chinese Government". Read More »

Bryce Harper smacks a broken bat home run vs. Mets

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The homer was Harper's eighth of the season, and it increased his Major League Baseball lead in that category. But whereas the vast majority of broken-bat hacks result in looping line drives or weak ground balls, Harper's generated enough power that the ball carried to right-centerfield, then kept carrying right over the fence for an absurd solo home run. Read More »

Moyes reacts to West Ham comeback and Hart's error

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Paul Lambert admits that West Ham's late equaliser in the 1-1 draw at the London Stadium was a "blow" for Stoke City's survival hopes. The former Liverpool striker's first goal since November put relegation-threatened Stoke within touching distance of their first win in 10 games. Read More »

Mainz and Freiburg players called back to pitch after VAR-awarded penalty

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He ordered both sets of players back onto the pitch so that the penalty could be taken. Daniel Brosinski tried his luck before half-time and his shot took a deflection off Freiburg defender Marc Oliver Kempf's hand. It was not related to the penalty decision but instead a protest against Bundesliga fixtures being played on Monday nights. "We thought that when the whistle goes for half-time, that the first 45 minutes are ticked off", Freiburg sporting director Jochen Saier told ... Read More »

Man City Win Title As Man United Lose At Home

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Manchester City were crowned Premier League champions on Sunday as Manchester United crashed to a shock 1-0 defeat against West Bromwich Albion . And perhaps one image from the game symbolises why the West Brom board would be mad to press ahead with their plans to snub Moore and look elsewhere. Read More »

49ers want Foster to stay away for now

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Foster still faces charges for domestic violence against his live-in girlfriend with an allegation that he inflicted great bodily injury, forcefully attempting to prevent a victim from reporting a crime and possession of an assault weapon. National Football League offseason programs are voluntary and divided into three phases, starting with a two-week session limited to strength and conditioning. Read More »

Blue Jays-Ice Storm,1st Ld-Writethru

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The two teams will play a traditional doubleheader Tuesday with the first game starting at 3:07 pm. This would be the third game cancellation in a row for the Blue Jays , who had games Saturday and Sunday against the Cleveland Indians cancelled at Progressive Field due to heavy rain. Read More »

Pacers' Victor Oladipo Fueled By Dan Gilbert Slight

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All that has made Oladipo a leading contender for National Basketball Association most improved player honors, and it served as a fitting prelude to Sunday's performance, when he hit 11 of 19 shots, added six rebounds, four assists and four steals and helped snap James's personal 21-game winning streak in the first round. Read More »

Haley Says US Troops Not Leaving Syria; Rules Out Talks With Assad

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A Kremlin statement said Mr Putin and Mr Rouhani agreed the Western strikes had damaged the chances of achieving a political resolution in the multi-sided, seven-year conflict that has killed at least half-a-million people. Strikes also hit a chemical weapons storage facility and a chemical bunker facility. United States officials have said they have blood tests from civilians in Douma that prove the Assad regime used chemical weapons. Read More »

Please, snow more! Record-setting blizzard hits Mitchell area hard

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Police said 48-year-old Anthony George of Greensboro was killed about 5:45 p.m. Sunday when a tree fell on his auto. Tornado warnings were issued for Summit, Stark and Portage counties until 7:15 p.m. Paul International Airport said flight operations had resumed as of Sunday morning after a spate of flight cancellations on Saturday. Two tornadoes were confirmed in central SC as storms swept across the state. Read More »

Mourinho admits champions City 'were the best team'

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The leadership of West Brom caretaker-manager Darren Moore has helped the players show "we actually know what we're doing", according to midfielder James McClean. West Brom will be missing the services of midfielders Gareth Barry (knee) and James Morrison (calf), both of whom are ruled out for the rest of the season. Read More »

Ravens Want To Sign Dez Bryant To Bolster Receiver Corps

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It appears, however, that none of the other teams in the NFC East are interested in acquiring Bryant. Naturally, attention immediately turned toward where he will play next season. The Ravens have more than $10 million in salary-cap space, so they should have the financial means to make a deal happen if they so desire. He amassed a career-best 16 touchdowns in 2014. Read More »