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Free-scoring, tight at the back and confidence oozing through the side, Manchester United might already be the team to beat in the English Premier League. United hasn't challenged for the title since winning its record-extending 20th championship in 2013, Alex Ferguson's last...
ASHGABAT, Turkmenistan (AP) — Liquor stores have been closed down and alcoholic products taken off the shelves of food stores in the capital of Turkmenistan ahead of a major international athletic completion next month. Merchants at several stores told The Associated Press on...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — They spend hours a day with the Nebraska football team. They're given free apparel and have access to tickets. They're on the sidelines for games. They must have the best jobs in the world, friends and family tell the Cornhuskers' student managers. "I agree...
The running back position was already one of the most volatile in fantasy football to strategize for. Ezekiel Elliott's six game suspension makes it even tougher as fantasy players prepare for upcoming drafts. One thing is for certain: David Johnson and Le'Veon Bell are the top...
As college football season approaches teams all over the country are choosing captains, those hard-working, high-character players who set an example for their teammates to follow through both actions and words. At least that's what coaches are hoping will happen. Captain...
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Ragan Smith admits it's a little weird to look at the scoreboard during a gymnastics meet and not see Simone Biles' name at the top. "Nobody can beat Simone," Smith said of the Olympic champion. "She's unstoppable. She's amazing." And also taking a break...
SEATTLE (AP) — Russell Wilson looked just fine throwing for 206 yards and two touchdowns in the first half, and the Seattle Seahawks suffered a significant injury loss to left tackle George Fant in their 20-6 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Friday night. Wilson picked...
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Ragan Smith looks ready to lead the next wave of U.S. women's gymnasts. The 17-year-old took the early lead at the national championships Friday, surviving on a night when the rest of the field dealt with a fair amount of nerves. Smith posted a score of 57...
DETROIT (AP) — Adrian Gonzalez went on the disabled list in the middle of June, when the Los Angeles Dodgers were just beginning this torrid stretch that has helped them all but wrap up the NL West. He is finally healthy enough to contribute again. Gonzalez doubled in his first...