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Bill O'Reilly is 'mad at God' for sexual harassment scandal

O'Reilly that he had settled the matter personally, on financial terms that he and Ms. Wiehl had agreed were confidential and not disclosed to the company". But on the larger issue, it seems rather obvious to me that if you think allegations of sexual harassment cause your children pain and suffering, there's an easy way to avoid that: Don't sexually harass anyone. Read More »

Vols Kelly, Ignont Cited When Drugs Found In Car


Knoxville police officers pulled over a vehicle Kelly was driving around 10:45 p.m. on Tuesday because a headlight was out, per a statement provided to ESPN . Ignont was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia. Kelly was charged with possession of a Schedule VI substance and a city citation for no headlight and no proof of insurance. Read More »

Cam Newton clashes with media again, ends press conference early


Newton didn't talk to reporters last week, and Ron Rivera was unaware of Newton's plan to not attend his weekly presser. Newton was physically disengaged as the reporter asked the question and decided he didn't want to answer it. Steve Reed, a reporter for The Associated Press, posted video of Newton's interaction with reporters. Two weeks ago, the star quarterback publicly apologized for a sexist remark following a football-related question from female reporter Jourdan Rodrigue of the ... Read More »

Marvin Lewis lost in the irony of his own words


Pittsburgh won the game - its eighth win in the last nine meetings with Cincinnati - but it was the second play that has people talking. _Even as Lewis met the media Monday afternoon, word surfaced that linebacker Vontaze Burfict won't be suspended for a play early in the game but the process is underway to see if he'll be fined. Read More »

Pedroia undergoes surgery on left knee

Pedroia's left knee was operated on at the New York Hospital for Special Surgery, by Dr. He re-injured the knee in April after a rough slide from Manny Machado. Without Pedroia, utilityman Brock Holt would be the sensible in-house fill-in next year. It's the same surgery Steven Wright underwent in May. Left-handed pitcher Eduardo Rodriguez underwent "ligament reconstruction" on his right knee and will miss six months. Read More »

David Unsworth bid to be top dog at Everton


Unsworth and his assistant John Ebbrell, both former Everton players, had been expecting to be in dug-out for the junior team's Checkatrade Trophy clash at Lincoln on Tuesday but have been given the task of taking the reins following Koeman's departure. Read More »

Caroline Wozniacki beats Simona Halep to advance to semi-finals — WTA Finals


It was a bitterly disappointing evening for Halep, who only became world number one earlier this month, and who was impressive in her opening victory over Caroline Garcia . "Then I think she lost the belief or she tried to go a little bit more for it". "I enjoy being in this position and hopefully I can play better in my second match than I did today". Read More »

Curtis Granderson left off Dodgers' World Series roster


Roberts has given Granderson's roster spot to pitcher Brandon McCarthy, who hasn't appeared in a game since October 1. Seager was held off the NLCS roster due to a back injury, but Los Angeles included him in their 25-man World Series roster. Read More »

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte: My job is safe - believe me!


Conte's intense sessions were easier to handle last season, when Chelsea had no European football to contend with, but this year they are taking their toll. Conte explained the only pressure he feels is that of satisfying the fans' expectations and support. I repeat: If you ask if I feel this type of pressure, it is zero. Read More »

Buffon to retire unless Juventus win Champions League in 2017-18


Italy face Sweden in the play-offs to make next year's World Cup in Russian Federation. "I am a very calm person, in the sense that I am not afraid of the future and of what my life may be". It would take nothing or add anything to what I have already done. "But I think with a goalkeeper like him, it is normal that next year I'll be aside". Read More »

Pelicans' Anthony Davis leaves game with knee injury, will receive MRI

Before Tuesday's injury, Davis became the first player since at least 1983-84 to score at least 95 points and collect at least 50 rebounds in the first three games of the season. Davis left for the locker room midway through the first quarter. Lillard went just 3-of-16 from the field but went 6-of-8 from the free throw line to finish with 13 points, seven assists and five rebounds in 35 minutes. Read More »

Former all-pro defensive end Dwight Freeney signs with the Seahawks


According to ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter, Freeney has signed a one-year contract with the Seattle Seahawks . He left a simple quote for fans, stating that it's "Time to get loud, 12s". He's played for the San Diego Chargers, Arizona Cardinals and Atlanta Falcons over the last four years after 11 years with the Colts. Frank Clark has taken over for Avril at the other end. Read More »

Real Madrid president adds fresh twist to €250m-rated Kane talk


The 25-year-old has been the constant subject of interest from Spain , but John Nicholson does not feel that Kane will be swayed by the promise of more money and more trophies . "We built a very good friendship", he said. Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane praised Kane before Tottenham's 1-1 draw at the Bernabeu in the Champions League last week. Read More »

Liverpool target Julian Draxler as potential Coutinho replacement


The Liverpool star was reportedly wanted by FC Barcelona , and they tried to sign him multiple times although Liverpool rejected every single offer. But following the defensive debacle for Liverpool at Wembley Stadium on Sunday against Tottenham, a £135 million pot of cash to invest in January would seem a tempting prospect for Klopp. Read More »

Mertesacker lauds compatriot Ozil after Everton thumping


Additionally, Kelly explained a January move for Ozil away from Arsenal is "off the table", while the 29-year-old has no interest in a switch to Italy or Turkey. Though under fierce criticism this season for his form, along with long-standing complaints about his attitude, the German helped light up Goodison Park in Arsenal's win over Everton at the weekend. Read More »

Colin Kaepernick Reportedly Agrees to $1 Million Book Contract


The Colin Kaepernick story still has a few chapters left in it, but he already has been given $1 million to write about his experiences. Kaepernick has received a book deal worth $1 million from Random House affiliate One World , according to New York Post's Page Six and later confirmed by ProFootballTalk. Read More »

Harry Winks has earned the trust of Spurs manager Mauricio Pochettino - Townsend


Mousa Dembele is back in training after also struggling with a hip injury but the Belgian is unlikely to be risked, with a visit to Manchester United in the Premier League to come on Saturday. "That is so, so important because we have ahead a very busy schedule, and then with the next worldwide break it's impossible to stop". This should be a reasonably straightforward evening for Tottenham, with familiar problems likely to be West Ham's undoing once more. Read More »

Ronaldo eyeing more awards as Real dominate


Los Blancos also won La Liga last season and the man who is favourite to win the Ballon d'Or next year shows no signs of slowing down yet. Chelsea manager Antonio Conte was shortlisted for men's coach of the year but the Italian, who lifted the Premier League title in his first season in England, lost out to Zinedine Zidane. Read More »

Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott will play against Redskins; judge rejects National Football League request


The 22-year-old Elliott is coming off a monster performance in Week 7, rushing for 147 yards and two touchdowns on 26 carries while also catching a 72-yard touchdown pass during the Cowboys' 40-10 win over the San Francisco 49ers . Elliott, who was not arrested or charged in the case, maintains his innocence after being accused of assaulting his former girlfriend in Columbus, Ohio. Read More »

Carabao Cup: Man City Squeeze Past Wolves Into Q/Finals


Aguero may have scored the goal that won City their first league title in 45 years, that dramatic injury time victor against Queens Park Rangers in 2012, but when it came to scoring the goal that would break Eric Brook's record, Aguero fluffed his lines, seven chances coming and going without the net bulging. Read More »

Zach Parise out 8-10 weeks after undergoing back surgery


WebMD defines the procedure as "surgery to remove lumbar (low back) herniated disc material that is pressing on a nerve root or the spinal cord camera". The team announced the surgery on Tuesday, hours after placing the 22-year-old on injured reserve. Parise appeared on track to make his season debut before suffering a setback during last Monday's practice. Read More »

Premier League clubs give up on changing distribution of overseas television money


The Premier League's current broadcaster in the region, SuperSport has been broadcasting the competition since the League's inaugural season, 1992/93 with the now renewed deal set to expire after the 2021/22 season. Some of the smaller clubs banded together to strongly oppose a proposal which would have seen 35% of the money distributed according to league position. Read More »

Venus Williams beats Jelena Ostapenko in Singapore epic — WTA Finals


The 37-year-old seven-time Grand Slam victor, who has not held top spot in the rankings for over 15 years, needs to win the end-of-season tournament in Singapore to have any chance of usurping current number one Simona Halep. Garbine Muguruza and Pliskova will do battle later in Singapore, with the victor assuming control of the White Group . The pair's inability to hold serve spilt over into the tiebreak and Williams handed Ostapenko three set points with a wild forehand and the Latvian ... Read More »