GOP senator defends EPA chief, calls ethics allegations lies 2018-06-23T12:13:27Z 2018-06-20T15:51:29Z 2018-06-23T12:13:25Z A senior Republican senator is defending the embattled Environmental Protection Agency administrator, calling the ethics allegations against Scott Pruitt "outrageous" and "lies.".
Player union blasts concussion management at World Cup 2018-06-23T10:43:21Z 2018-06-20T19:03:06Z 2018-06-23T10:43:21Z Players' union FIFPro is blasting concussion management at the World Cup after Moroccan plays after admitting that he can't remember the previous match. Texas to settle discrimination suit with former track coach 2018-06-23T06:43:42Z 2018-06-20T16:21:32Z 2018-06-23T06:43:18Z The University of Texas has agreed to settle a race and sexual discrimination lawsuit filed by former women's track coach Bev Kearney.
Trade action slow on first night of NHL draft 2018-06-23T05:44:47Z 2018-06-23T00:27:26Z 2018-06-23T05:44:48Z The Buffalo Sabres have selected defenseman Rasmus Dahlin with the first overall pick in the NHL draft, giving them a dynamic player who should spark their rebuilding process. Bowlsby: 3 new bowl games in 2020 does not mean more bowls 2018-06-23T04:28:38Z 2018-06-22T14:36:35Z 2018-06-23T04:28:38Z Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby says the NCAA approving three new bowls to being play in 2020 does not guarantee the total number of postseason games will grow. Bowlsby: 3 new bowl games in 2020 does not mean more bowls 2018-06-23T02:28:11Z 2018-06-21T14:44:55Z 2018-06-23T02:28:11Z Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby says the NCAA approving three new bowls to being play in 2020 does not guarantee the total number of postseason games will grow.
Formula One's Ricciardo drawn to NASCAR (and even NFL) 2018-06-22T22:56:40Z 2018-06-21T06:51:40Z 2018-06-22T22:56:41Z Formula One driver Daniel Ricciardo grew up in Australia rooting for Dale Earnhardt, the NASCAR driver known as The Intimidator. UM fan prohibited from social media posts on Missoula woman 2018-06-22T22:26:17Z 2018-06-22T17:08:58Z 2018-06-22T22:26:16Z A Missoula judge is prohibiting a University of Montana athletics fan from making any more social media posts about a woman who started an online petition opposing the re-hiring of football coach Bobby Hauck. Jon Dorenbos shares in Philadelphia Eagles' Super Bowl magic 2018-06-22T17:15:04Z 2018-06-21T17:42:53Z 2018-06-22T17:14:40Z Longtime Philadelphia Eagles long snapper Jon Dorenbos is sharing in the Super Bowl magic despite not playing with the team last season. Jets' Robby Anderson gets probation in Florida traffic case 2018-06-22T15:18:41Z 2018-06-22T15:18:29Z 2018-06-22T15:18:29Z New York Jets wide receiver Robby Anderson gets six months of probation following a January arrest in Florida where authorities initially said he tried to speed away from police. Man charged with robbing Gronkowski's home arraigned 2018-06-22T10:27:43Z 2018-06-21T14:02:23Z 2018-06-22T10:27:43Z One of three men charged in connection with a robbery at the home of New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski while he was away at the Super Bowl has been held on $100,000 bail.
World Cup Episode 3: 'Please God, Give the Goal!' 2018-06-22T04:52:49Z 2018-06-18T14:30:18Z 2018-06-22T04:52:49Z Soccer's Common-Sense Version of Instant Replay Proves the Tool Can Be Used Without the Delays That Make NFL and MLB Games Difficult to Watch.
Jay-Z, Beyonce release surprise album 'Everything Is Love' 2018-06-18T15:51:27Z 2018-06-16T23:39:08Z 2018-06-18T15:51:12Z Jay-Z and Beyond have released a joint album that touches on the rapper's disgust at this year's Grammy Awards and features a shout out from their daughter Blue Ivy to her siblings.
Spence keeps IBF title at home with quick knockout of Ocampo 2018-06-17T09:41:26Z 2018-06-17T04:39:18Z 2018-06-17T09:41:17Z Errol Spence Jr. retains IBF welterweight crown with a first-round knockout of Mexico's Carlos Ocampo in his first title defense in front of home crowd in Texas.
Cowboys DL David Irving banned 4 games for 2nd straight year 2018-06-16T14:23:11Z 2018-06-15T21:58:32Z 2018-06-16T14:23:11Z Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman David Irving suspended four games for violating NFL's substance-abuse policy, 2nd straight year of facing ban to start season. NCAA settles CTE lawsuit filed by widow of Texas player 2018-06-16T02:12:01Z 2018-06-15T21:38:28Z 2018-06-16T02:11:56Z The NCAA has settled a lawsuit with the family of a former Texas football player who claimed the organization was responsible for his brain injuries and death decades after he finished playing.
The Latest: Ronaldo 3, Spain 3: Star's hat trick earns draw 2018-06-15T21:43:59Z 2018-06-15T10:48:14Z 2018-06-15T21:42:37Z The head of the Palestinian Football Association faces FIFA punishment for urging fans to burn photos of Lionel Messi if Argentina played a World Cup warmup game in Jerusalem. Trump says he 'worked hard' on World Cup bid, thanks Kraft 2018-06-15T18:33:27Z 2018-06-15T13:38:25Z 2018-06-15T18:33:27Z President Donald Trump tweets that he 'worked hard' to bring World Cup to North America, thanks Patriots owner Kraft. Former NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr arrested on rape charges 2018-06-15T11:02:23Z 2018-06-15T01:07:58Z 2018-06-15T11:01:59Z Former NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr. has been arrested on charges of rape and other sex crimes on the day he was to appear in court on an unrelated burglary charge.
New Jersey begins taking legal sports bets 2018-06-14T23:48:44Z 2018-06-14T04:27:36Z 2018-06-14T23:48:36Z Like a fellow New Jersey governor did 40 years earlier, Gov. Phil Murphy is set to kick off a new era of gambling in the state. Poll finds most parents and kids agree on Trump, economy 2018-06-14T18:22:49Z 2018-06-14T12:17:40Z 2018-06-14T18:21:41Z A survey conducted by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research and MTV finds that parents and their kids agree about a lot of things when it comes to politics.
AP source: Cowboys make Zack Martin NFL's highest-paid guard 2018-06-14T08:28:21Z 2018-06-14T00:57:19Z 2018-06-14T08:28:20Z A person with direct knowledge of the deal says the Dallas Cowboys and Zack Martin have agreed to terms on an $84 million, six-year contract extension that will make the two-time All-Pro the highest-paid guard in the NFL.
Wentz eager to return, but Foles allows Eagles to wait 2018-06-14T05:03:02Z 2018-06-13T10:27:01Z 2018-06-14T05:03:02Z Carson Wentz is eager to return to the field and reclaim his starting spot for the Philadelphia Eagles but he doesn't have to rush because Super Bowl MVP Nick Foles is still around. NCAA eases rules on athlete transfers 2018-06-14T03:02:49Z 2018-06-13T17:07:39Z 2018-06-14T03:02:49Z College athletes will no longer need permission from their coach or school to transfer and receive financial aid from another school.
Atlanta's hot soccer scene featured in winning World Cup bid 2018-06-14T02:20:40Z 2018-06-13T22:37:22Z 2018-06-14T02:20:40Z Atlanta's burgeoning soccer scene has prominent role in North America's successful bid to land the 2026 World Cup. Panel opts not to change school's Redskins team name, mascot 2018-06-13T22:41:56Z 2018-06-13T14:40:57Z 2018-06-13T22:41:16Z High school whose teams have long been the Redskins will keep that mascot after a committee decided against recommending any change.
Jets' Bridgewater positive in comeback from 'scary' injury 2018-06-13T11:42:28Z 2018-06-13T06:26:54Z 2018-06-13T11:42:12Z Comeback Kid: Jets' Teddy Bridgewater remains positive in return from 'scary' knee injury.
Beckham and all Giants attend mandatory minicamp for Shurmur 2018-06-13T03:30:45Z 2018-06-12T20:36:21Z 2018-06-13T03:30:46Z Odell Beckham Jr. has been cleared to practice although the star New York Giants' receiver did little work in team periods at the opening of the first mandatory minicamp under new coach Pat Shurmur.
Julio Jones misses Falcons' minicamp but has Quinn's support 2018-06-13T01:04:06Z 2018-06-12T22:00:37Z 2018-06-13T01:04:05Z Julio Jones remains in coach Dan Quinn's good graces even after the wide receiver missed the opening day of the Falcons' mandatory minicamp. Luck takes private throwing program public at Colts' camp 2018-06-13T00:01:33Z 2018-06-12T18:38:09Z 2018-06-13T00:01:33Z Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck is throwing again. He attempted his first passes in front of reporters as Indy opened its three-day minicamp.
Pro Bowl left tackle Taylor Lewan skips mandatory minicamp 2018-06-12T23:01:29Z 2018-06-12T17:41:14Z 2018-06-12T23:00:49Z Tennessee left tackle Taylor Lewan is skipping the Titans' mandatory minicamp while his agents negotiate a new contract for the two-time Pro Bowl lineman. Steelers' Antonio Brown needed time to 'get my mind right' 2018-06-12T22:09:54Z 2018-06-12T19:45:19Z 2018-06-12T22:09:51Z Why was Antonio Brown away from Steelers? To spend time with family and 'get my mind right'.
The Latest: Capitals' coach says Cup repeat on the mind 2018-06-12T22:02:10Z 2018-06-12T14:37:59Z 2018-06-12T22:01:35Z The Latest: Capitals celebrate Stanley Cup with parade down Constitution Avenue and day at the Mall.
Jury orders Rams to pay $12.5 million for Reggie Bush injury 2018-06-12T22:01:49Z 2018-06-12T21:30:08Z 2018-06-12T22:00:51Z A St. Louis jury has ordered the NFL's Rams to pay former running back Reggie Bush $12.5 million for a severe knee injury suffered at St. Louis' domed stadium in 2015, the team's final season before relocating to Los Angeles.
Matt Patricia adjusts to being scrutinized leading the Lions 2018-06-12T16:51:50Z 2018-06-11T22:54:07Z 2018-06-12T16:51:48Z Lions coach Matt Patricia worked in relative obscurity in New England.
The Latest: Tough prison term for Mexican drug cartel leader 2018-06-11T19:16:26Z 2018-06-11T17:29:40Z 2018-06-11T19:16:19Z A former Texas high school football player who rose to the top ranks of a Mexican drug cartel has been sentenced to serve nearly 50 years in federal prison on drug and money laundering charges. Earl Thomas says he's skipping Seahawks mandatory minicamp 2018-06-11T06:58:28Z 2018-06-10T15:42:37Z 2018-06-11T06:58:29Z Earl Thomas is putting the pressure on the Seattle Seahawks for a new contract after the three-time All-Pro safety says he will not participate in any team activities until his contract situation is resolved including the upcoming mandatory minicamp. Johnny Manziel stars in Tiger-Cats' preseason finale 2018-06-10T08:39:32Z 2018-06-09T21:14:35Z 2018-06-10T08:39:32Z Johnny Manziel was 12 of 20 for 88 yards and a touchdown and the Hamilton Tiger-Cats scored 30 straight points to beat the Montreal Alouettes 30-15 in the second and final preseason game for both teams.
The Latest: Dixon wins 2nd IndyCar race in a row at Texas 2018-06-10T03:52:45Z 2018-06-10T00:32:24Z 2018-06-10T03:52:45Z When Ed Jones was introduced before the IndyCar race at Texas, a Dallas Cowboys legend with the same name walked out on the stage instead. Trump considers pardon for Ali, wants athletes' advice 2018-06-09T05:02:58Z 2018-06-08T13:01:29Z 2018-06-09T05:02:40Z President Donald Trump says he may pardon another late heavyweight boxing champion _ this time Muhammad Ali. Trump says he's looking at "thousands of names" of people who could be granted clemency.
Trump not inviting NBA champions to White House 2018-06-09T04:22:41Z 2018-06-08T14:21:28Z 2018-06-09T04:22:35Z Whichever team wins the NBA championship, President Donald Trump says he won't be inviting them to the White House.
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