• McFarland to join Trump administration, Flynn tweets
McFarland to join Trump administration, Flynn tweets

T. McFarland and Washington lawyer, Donald McGahn. Trump noted that McGhan would 'play a critical role in our administration'. Mr McGahn served as a member of the Federal Election Commission, charged with overseeing the nation's election laws, from 2008 to 2013.

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  • Police extend English soccer sex abuse inquiries
Police extend English soccer sex abuse inquiries

Wayne Rooney's urging any other footballers who've been victims to come forward so they no longer "suffer in silence". "It's bad that some of my colleagues have suffered this way while playing the sport that I and they love", Rooney said.

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  • Browns' Kessler out with concussion, McCown back as starter
Browns' Kessler out with concussion, McCown back as starter

We'll work our way through it, and we'll stay together. Kessler suffered a concussion late in the third quarter of Sunday's 24-9 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers when Ryan Shazier pulled him down, fellow inside linebacker Lawrence Timmons appeared to strike him in the helmet with his right shoulder pad and the back of his helmet hit the ground a...

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  • Rookies lead Cowboys to 10th straight, 31-26 over Redskins
Rookies lead Cowboys to 10th straight, 31-26 over Redskins

In the first half, the Redskins advanced into Cowboys territory four times, but failed to score a touchdown. Dak Prescott #4 of the Dallas Cowboys celebrates with teammates after scoring a touchdown during the fourth quarter against the Washington Redskins at AT&T Stadium on November 24, 2016 in Arlington, Texas .

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  • Injury-hit Kompany set for another spell out for City
Injury-hit Kompany set for another spell out for City

The Spaniard said: "He has a problem with his knee". "He's sad. He's sad and upset". Yes, Toure is a great player, he still has things to provide, but his prime is over, and it won't take long for Guardiola to send him back to the bench. Of course, having the outstanding Ivory Coast global gives them a bonus, but winning the title is something ve...

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  • Thanksgiving has not been kind to the Pittsburgh Steelers over the years
Thanksgiving has not been kind to the Pittsburgh Steelers over the years

Especially in a game that pitted two teams trying to fight their way back into the postseason chase. Brown took full advantage of his chances by scoring on three of his five catches and finishing with 91 yards, two short of joining Hines Ward as the only receivers in franchise history with four straight 1,000-yard seasons.

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  • Bale likely to miss El Clasico with ankle injury
Bale likely to miss El Clasico with ankle injury

A late goal from Karim Benzema helped Real into the knockout stages of Europe's elite club competition for the 20th successive season. "But we managed to score a wonderful second goal through Karim Benzema ". Madrid captain Ramos was making his first appearance in six weeks after spraining knee ligaments and came to his side's rescue moments la...

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  • Steelers face Colts without Andrew Luck
Steelers face Colts without Andrew Luck

On Thursday, the Colts will be seeking to extend their winning streak to three games after defeating the Packers in Green Bay and the Titans Sunday. Pagano has not said who will replace Luck, though it is likely to be backup Scott Tolzien . The Colts conducted a final practice Wednesday that was closed to reporters, but Luck was listed on th...

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  • Shannen Doherty shares picture from Heathers reboot film as she battles cancer
Shannen Doherty shares picture from Heathers reboot film as she battles cancer

Deadline reporting that Doherty will play a "pivotal" unnamed character in the pilot episode. If you (like us) emitted a "noooo!" upon hearing of TVLand's planned Heathers TV series reboot , there's now reason to tune in and check it out: Shannen Doherty has confirmed she'll be appearing on the forthcoming show.

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  • Impact-Toronto playoff series a milestone for Canadian club soccer
Impact-Toronto playoff series a milestone for Canadian club soccer

That threatened to steal the show from the all-Canadian clash, which in the end produced a sensational first leg, as the home side took a three-goal lead only to be pegged back. I knew Marseilles, I knew Bastia, but we are today at the highest level here. The tide turned dramatically in the 68th minute, when Toronto's Jozy Altidore headed Giovi...

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  • Misbah suspended for one Test
Misbah suspended for one Test

Overcast conditions were exploited superbly by the visitors, with the remaining seven New Zealand wickets falling on Saturday for 96 runs. In addition to his record-breaking first-innings haul, Colin de Grandhomme also struck 29 crucial first-innings runs, and claimed a further scalp in 14 second-innings overs that only cost 23.

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  • McCrory asks for recount before final vote tally
McCrory asks for recount before final vote tally

As of Tuesday afternoon, McCrory was trailing Cooper by about 6,500 votes, though many counties are still tallying results and the race has not been called. McCrory's campaign contends that Cooper is trying to circumvent the electoral process. The governor's attorney spoke first in the hearing. "We have a lot to do", Cooper said.

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  • Strauss: 'Physical game is in South Africa's DNA'
Strauss: 'Physical game is in South Africa's DNA'

Saturday's match is the first of England's end-of-year campaign and sees then looking for a first win over the Springboks since 2006. "Both teams have similar strengths so I don't think wet weather will have a negative impact on either one of them".

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  • National Football League sets modern record with 11 missed extra points in Week 11
National Football League sets modern record with 11 missed extra points in Week 11

Cincinnati's Mike Nugent and Robbie Gould of the New York Giants each botched two point-after-touchdown (PATs) kicks to help push the total over the top. Thus, since the rule change, the PATs have come in at just under 94%, and the two-point conversions have been successful over half the time (52.9% since start of 2015 season).

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  • Harry Kane Hoping To Sign New Tottenham Contract
Harry Kane Hoping To Sign New Tottenham Contract

Tottenham's bid to progress from the group stages of Europe's premier competition hangs in the balance. And Rose has admitted the Tottenham players were completely besides themselves in the away dressing room in the aftermath. Spurs realistically need to beat Monaco if they are to reach the Champions League knockout rounds. We never want t...

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  • Clinical South Africa thrash Australia in second Test
Clinical South Africa thrash Australia in second Test

After humiliating Australia in the second Test of the ongoing three-match series, Proteas stand in skipper Faf du Plessis has asserted that the Steve Smith-led side had made a mistake by sending an under-strength team to South Africa for a five-match ODI series in September and October.

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  • Robert Smith names his new top Big Ten teams
Robert Smith names his new top Big Ten teams

There will be, yes. That's how these rivalry clashes tend to go anymore. U-of-M is 10-and-1 and finishes the regular season this Saturday at Ohio State. Hasn't lost to them at home since 1994. "If this was boxing they'd definitely get a rematch", Ohio State defensive back Brandon Mitchell said in the postgame.

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  • Rory McIlroy making his move in Dubai
Rory McIlroy making his move in Dubai

McIlroy, who closed with a bogey after hitting his second shot into the water on the par-5 18th, called it "one of those days". South African Charl Schwartzel (67) was two shots further behind in third. "I'm one off the lead and I've got a good chance". "Maybe not to the level of golf over six months, but certainly with the highlights of winning ...

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  • Oregon upsets No. 11 Utah 30-28 on late Carrington TD catch
Oregon upsets No. 11 Utah 30-28 on late Carrington TD catch

We're going to get their best shot. They didn't solve their 11th-game-of-the-season problem. In their first and only play of the drive, the Ducks scored. Herbert grabbed the lead back briefly for the Ducks with a 1-yard plunge before Utah's go-ahead touchdown on a 30-yard completion from Troy Williams to Evan Moeai with 2:18 to play.

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  • Clemson enters SC week back in a groove after routing Wake
Clemson enters SC week back in a groove after routing Wake

Although Clemson outgained Wake by a whopping 456-197 margin, only 226 of the yards the Tigers piled up came after the opening drive of the second quarter. I felt bad for Wake Forest in this one. However, the Tiger defense would hold the Demon Deacons to a field goal, after consecutive incomplete passes that cut the Tiger lead to 15...

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  • Chicago, Atlanta, LA airports expected to have worst Thanksgiving travel delays
Chicago, Atlanta, LA airports expected to have worst Thanksgiving travel delays

Airport employees have been fighting for union rights and wage increase. "They don't expect to shut the airport down". They are seeking a $15 hourly wage. Meanwhile, a Chicago transportation expert says this won't be a crisis. just a mass headache. The SEIU Local 1 will announce the date of a strike at 10 a.m.

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  • Henrik Stenson wins his 2nd Race to Dubai title
Henrik Stenson wins his 2nd Race to Dubai title

Dubuisson, with a 13-under par total of 203, goes into the final round chased by English duo Matthew Fitzpatrick and Tyrrell Hatton, and Belgium's Nicolas Colsaerts. And after getting up and down from a greenside bunker, Fitzpatrick, who won the British Masters presented by Sky Sports in his rookie season past year, nervelessly holed his four-foot ...

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  • Kris Bryant, Mike Trout win baseball's MVP awards
Kris Bryant, Mike Trout win baseball's MVP awards

He also ranked third in the NL in home runs (39), fourth in OPS (.939) and sixth in RBIs (102). After winning the Rookie of the Year award earlier this week, Seager will be looking to bring home another trophy for the Dodgers. Bryant also is the first player ever to win college player of the year, minor league player of the year, rookie of the ye...

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  • Beagle scores in 3rd, Capitals beat Red Wings 1-0
Beagle scores in 3rd, Capitals beat Red Wings 1-0

Players such as Brett Connolly (1:34 of power play time), Beagle (59 seconds) and Karl Alzner (50 seconds) who usually aren't deployed on the extra-man unit found themselves pressed into service during Dekeyser's major penalty. The Sudbury, Ontario, native was originally drafted by the Red Wings in the second round (58th overall) of the 2013 NHL En...

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  • 'We're not going anywhere': Millennials march against Trump
'We're not going anywhere': Millennials march against Trump

Just outside of D.C.in Beltsville, Maryland, students walked out of High Point High School and held a sit-in, blocking major roads for more than half an hour. "'Unfortunately, the otherwise peaceful protest was marred by a physical altercation between two students who had opposing political viewpoints, ' Monteleone wrote in a letter to parents on W...

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  • Lightning's Stamkos limps off ice, goes to dressing room
Lightning's Stamkos limps off ice, goes to dressing room

The injury to Stamkos seems to be a lot more serious than the injury to Hall according to #NHL.com injury updates for each player. The same goes in replacing Stamkos, who is off to a spectacular start, with a team-leading nine goals, his 20 points entering Wednesday tied for second in the National Hockey League.

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  • Homelessness declining overall; problems persist in the West
Homelessness declining overall; problems persist in the West

Overall, one in five homeless people in the US lives in New York City or Los Angeles, said a Wall Street Journal report. Homelessness in Maryland decreased by more than 8 percent between 2015 and 2016, according to statistics the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness. Long-term or chronic homelessness among individuals declined 27 percent si...

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  • Snow could be coming to GLOW region Sunday
Snow could be coming to GLOW region Sunday

The weather service says this is the same storm now bringing heavy snow and blizzard conditions to other parts of the country, and on Saturday night will slash temperatures here some 20 to 30 degrees in just a matter of hours. South southeast wind around 11 miles per hour. West wind 3 to 5 miles per hour. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent. In...

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  • Police Believe Body Found in NJ Likely That of Missing Connecticut Man
Police Believe Body Found in NJ Likely That of Missing Connecticut Man

Smith is the manager of Terry Connors Ice Rink, what he called Comunale's old stomping grounds where he played youth hockey. They arrived at the Grand Sutton around 4 a.m., according to the New York Daily News . A cadaver dog reportedly picked up the victim's scent before the body, beneath about two feet of fresh dirt, was uncovered, the sources...

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  • Liverpool waiting to assess whether Adam Lallana can face Southampton
Liverpool waiting to assess whether Adam Lallana can face Southampton

The Reds midfielder opened the scoring from the penalty spot in the 9th minute but needed treatment from the England medical team after going down following a challenge from Bayern Munich midfielder Thiago Alcantara. "It's a great shame as I've really enjoyed working with him", Southgate is quoted as saying by The Daily Express . He was key to h...

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  • Cracraft leads No. 23 Washington State over California 56-21
Cracraft leads No. 23 Washington State over California 56-21

Wazzu set the tone early with a 75 yard punt return touchdown from Kaleb Fossum and gave Washington State its first punt return touchdown since 2005. The Cougars have their longest winning streak since 1930, and are on a surprising quest for a Pac-12 championship. However, it'll likely come down to the Apple Cup on November 25.

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  • 'The pressure is not on Ireland' - All Blacks team named this arvo
'The pressure is not on Ireland' - All Blacks team named this arvo

He's got the physical attributes to become a superstar, and the more confidence he gets in himself off the pitch and the more he starts to lead people it's going to come out more in his game, and I think you're slowly starting to see that. "We have to be aware of it but we can't be obsessed with it". That's how we accumulated our points. "I haven...

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  • LeBron James sits out against Pacers
LeBron James sits out against Pacers

A James team has never started 9-1. In Saturday's victory over New York, DeRozan - who's leading the league with a 34.0 ppg average - finished with 33 points on 11-for-23 shooting and is just the fifth player in the last 50 years to net 300+ points through the first nine games while shooting 50 percent from the floor.

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  • Minnesota Vikings cut struggling kicker Blair Walsh
Minnesota Vikings cut struggling kicker Blair Walsh

Having young kids can often mean there just might be a little bit of chaos. In a season of an nearly unfathomable series of shuffles the Vikings have had to make, it's only fitting that they'll have another new left tackle Sunday when they host Arizona.

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  • Braves sign Bartolo Colon
Braves sign Bartolo Colon

Citi Field's love affair with Bartolo Colon is likely coming to an end with the news Friday morning that the 43-year-old has agreed to a free-agent deal with the Atlanta Braves. For a franchise which taxed its bullpen more than all but four teams last season, they can be useful if they can hover anywhere near their three-year averages.

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