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Prime-time players: Lions come up big under bright lights

The Detroit News 84 sources

The Lions didn’t buckle, moving to 2-0 on the season with a 24-10 win over the New York Giants on Monday night.

Is cotton decor offensive? Shopper asks Hobby Lobby to remove items

NOLA.com / News 14 sources

It's "a commodity which was gained at the expense of African-American slaves," the shopper said.

Ben McAdoo throws ‘sloppy’ Eli Manning right under the bus

Ben McAdoo blamed himself, and then threw his quarterback under the bus. The Giants are off to an 0-2 start having managed just one touchdown, and the head coach is letting his frustration out on his two-time Super Bowl-winning quarterback…

NFL Power Rankings: What Super Bowl hangover? Falcons firing on all cylinders

CBSSports.com 14 sources

The Falcons look like a team capable of repeating as NFC champions and returning to the Super Bowl

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Ex-tennis star Blake testifies about his mistaken arrest

The Eagle / News 18 sources

NEW YORK (AP) — Former pro tennis star James Blake testified on Tuesday that a plainclothes police officer never identified himself before throwing him to the ground and handcuffing him outside in 2015 outside his Manhattan hotel.


Robert Griffin III blasts Santana Moss: 'To openly lie about me is a betrayal'

Former Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III sounded off Tuesday against Santana Moss after the former wide receiver said Griffin took credit for Mike Shanahan's firing.


National forecast for Tuesday, September 19

Fox News 14 sources

Janice Dean has your FoxCast

Skip: The criticism of Ezekiel Elliott's effort vs. Broncos is unfair

FOX Sports 14 sources

Skip explains why people shouldn't criticize Ezekiel Elliott for his effort after the Cowboys' blowout loss to the Broncos.


College football players face felony charges after hazing probe

CBS News / U.S. 25 sources

A judge has signed arrest warrants and set $50,000 bonds for the Wheaton College players


Hurricane Jose puts N.J. on coastal flood watch as storm churns off coast

NJ.com 28 sources

Hurricane Jose remains a category 1 storm that will likely churn surf and cause significant beach erosion along the Jersey Shore

Babcock not pleased with Leafs after loss to Senators [Photos]

Toronto Sun 5 sources

OTTAWA — Well, Auston Matthews was in; season form.


Prosecutors to argue Pistorius should get more jail time

The Eagle / Sports 29 sources

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Oscar Pistorius faces another legal challenge when South Africa's Supreme Court of Appeal convenes Nov. 3 to hear arguments by state prosecutors that the former track star and convicted murderer should get more jail…

Prep volleyball ratings, 9/19

A look at where the state's high school volleyball teams rate going into the week of Sept. 18.


Anthony Scaramucci claims Tom Brady once dated Ivanka Trump

NY Daily News 5 sources

Anthony Scaramucci is spreading gossip about his ex-boss’ daughter.


Red Sox rally, beat O's in 11 innings

BALTIMORE — Abracadabra; Now open your eyes; Just like that, an alarming deficit may have been erased.


5 winners and 5 losers from the Lions’ 24-10 win over the Giants

SB Nation 73 sources

The Giants have some problems on offense. Big problems.

Miami Marlins Giancarlo Stanton hits 55th home run, sparks 13-1 rout of Mets

A week without a home run might as well be an eternity this season for Giancarlo Stanton. It had been more than that – nine days to be exact – … Click to Continue »


Aroldis Chapman saves the day in possible wild-card preview

The Yankees flirted with disaster Monday night as Dellin Betances’ command issues continued, but Aroldis Chapman saved the game and the day in a potential wild-card preview. The closer got the final two outs of the eighth after Betances…

Phillies' Aaron Altherr has a grand moment

Philly.com / Sports 13 sources

The Phillies' Aaron Altherr hit the first grand slam ever given up by Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw.


Simmons: Maple Leafs don't want Lupul — and there's nothing he can do about it

Toronto Sun 10 sources

The last of our conversations was accidental. Joffrey Lupul answered his cellphone and said hello, thinking he recognized the incoming number.

Mike Glennon's struggles could test Bears' commitment to Mitch Trubisky plan

Brad Biggs and Rich Campbell recap the Bears' 29-7 loss to the Buccaneers on Sept. 17, 2017, in Tampa, Fla. Rich CampbellContact ReporterChicago Tribune. If anyone had an incentive to be impatient with quarterback Mike Glennon, it was…


NBA players go on trial in 2015 Phoenix assault

The Eagle / News 20 sources

PHOENIX (AP) — NBA players Marcus and Markieff Morris went on trial Monday on felony assault charges stemming from a 2015 beating that prosecutors labeled as an "orchestrated attack" and defense lawyers dismissed as a ploy to get money out…

Su'a Cravens may still show up on Tuesday

NBC Sports 18 sources

Things are about to get even more interesting, and potentially messy, between Washington and safety Su'a Cravens. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, Cravens may still report to the team on Tuesday, consistent with a plan to…


MLB’s total home run record could fall Tuesday

Toronto Star 24 sources

Nearly two decades after the height of the Steroids Era, the sports is on track to break its season record for home runs. There were 5,663 home runs hit through Sunday, 30 shy of the record set in 2000.

Monday, Sep 18

Broncos vs. Cowboys live blog: Real-time updates from Week 2 action

The Denver Post 77 sources

Live updates, tweets, photos, analysis and more from the Broncos game against the Dallas Cowboys at Sports Authority Field at Mile High in Denver on Sept. 17, 2017.

Trevor Siemian Leads Broncos to Win vs. Cowboys as Ezekiel Elliott Struggles

Bleacher Report 27 sources

John Elway had faith in Trevor Siemian. So did Vance Joseph and the Broncos players. Two weeks into the season, it's probably time for the public to start buying in, too.

NYPD cop to face charges for assaulting man over spilled drink

NY Daily News 127 sources

An NYPD officer accused of assaulting a man over a spilled drink is expected to face criminal charges Monday.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus breaks record for most Emmys for same show

NY Daily News 951 sources

Julia Louis-Dreyfus can’t stop winning.

Sunday, Sep 17

NFL scores 2017: Live results, highlights, and more from Week 2

SB Nation 150 sources

Week 2 is officially here as the NFL settles into its regular season.

Golovkin and Alvarez fight to a brutal draw; rematch to come

ABC News / Sports 261 sources

Canelo Alvarez led early, Genady Golovkin took control in the middle rounds, and Alvarez did enough late to get a draw

No. 24 Florida stuns 23rd-ranked Tennessee with Hail Mary

ABC News / Sports 54 sources

Tyrie Cleveland hauled in a 63-yard touchdown pass from Feleipe Franks as time expired, and No. 24 Florida beat 23rd-ranked Tennessee 26-20 in a wild, wacky and sometimes unwatchable rivalry game Saturday

Vikings’ Sam Bradford not active for Steelers game

Defensive end Stephon Tuitt and safety J.J. Wilcox are among the inactive players for the Steelers heading into their game Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings ...

Saturday, Sep 16

If ESPN Wants to Discipline Jemele Hill, She Might Have Law on Her Side

A Connecticut statute provides free-speech protections beyond the First Amendment, making it illegal for ESPN to punish Hill, according to some labor lawyers.

Royals beat Indians; AL record winning streak ends at 22

CBSSports.com 83 sources

The Royals defeated the Tribe in Cleveland on Friday night by a score of 4-3

Sandusky’s son pleads guilty to 14 counts of child sex abuse

New York Post 53 sources

BELLEFONTE, Pa. — A son of former Penn State University assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky pleaded guilty Friday to charges he pressured a teenage girl to send him naked photos and asked her teen sister to give him oral sex. Jeffrey…

MLB fines Red Sox and Yankees for improper use of technology in games

CNBC / U.S. 39 sources

Proceeds will be donated to hurricane relief efforts, but future violations could face stiffer consequences.

Friday, Sep 15

Floyd Mayweather defends Trump's language about women

Domestic abuser Floyd Mayweather came to the defense Thursday of President Trump's language about women, calling them just the words of a real man.

ESPN tried to pull Jemele Hill off of 'SportsCenter': Report

Higher-ups at ESPN attempted to replace Jemele Hill, the anchor who called President Trump a "white supremacist," on Wednesday night's "SportsCenter," but her colleagues refused to do the show without her, reported ThinkProgress.

Indians extend win streak to 22 games

Toronto Star 88 sources

Lindor ties game in ninth with double, Bruce wins it in 10th with single.

Trump demands ESPN apologize for anchor's tweets

President Donald Trump called on ESPN to apologize days after one of the sports network's anchors called him a "white supremacist" and "bigot."

Thursday, Sep 14

White House: ESPN's Jemele Hill should be fired for Trump insults

NY Daily News 157 sources

"I think that's one of the more outrageous comments that anyone could make," Sarah Huckabee Sanders said about Hill's controversial tweet.

Fenway fans booted for unfurling banner denouncing racism during Red Sox game

Toronto Star 77 sources

The sign — draped over the top middle of the Green Monster — had a black background with white letters that read: “Racism is as American as Baseball.”

Indians Beat Tigers to Set American League Record with 21st Straight Win

Bleacher Report 88 sources

One day after tying the American League record for consecutive wins, the Cleveland Indians earned their 21st straight victory with a 5-3 triumph over the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday at Progressive Field.

Craig Carton resigns from WFAN

A day after breaking his silence and saying that he would come back stronger than ever, Craig Carton has resigned from WFAN. In a statement released through a publicist Wednesday night, the morning radio co-host of “Boomer and Carton”…