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2 killed as apartment building collapses in Russia

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Three teenagers were also reportedly injured. A representative of the Investigative Committee, Vera Filippova, said a probe into the collapse has been launched. A household gas explosion has been named as the preliminary reason for the incident. The last serious gas explosion in February 2016 killed seven people, including two children, when part of a block of flats collapsed in the city of Yaroslavl, north of Moscow. Read More »

Salman Khan and Jacqueline Fernandez starrer Race 3 goes on floors

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And Salman, who is reuniting with Jacqueline after three years, shared the flawless mahurat shot with his fans on social media . Race 3 is the third installment of Race franchise. Salman captioned the image, "Baki sab toh Theek Hai but look at how hot, cool, sweet, charming & sexy is rameshji looking in this Race 3 ke team pic mein". Read More »

Liverpool's Sadio Mane leads Senegal to World Cup as they win away

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The Senegalese team won, scoring their first goal by Diafra Sakho in the 12nd minute of the first set and another in the 38th, so the team could go to the rest with a comfortable score edge. Mane had been an injury doubt for the qualifier up until last week when he made an quicker-than-expected recovery from a hamstring injury to return for his club Liverpool in Saturday's Premier League win over West Ham United. Read More »

Debuts For Abraham, Loftus-Cheek and Pickford

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The countries clash for the 32nd time in their history, and with the duo level on 13 wins apiece, a victor tonight will take the lead in their head-to-head battle. I've settled in really well and they gave me a platform to go out and play. 'To go to the World Cup , it's still a long season and I look to improve, so I think there's a chance. Read More »

Jimmer Fredette and Stephon Marbury scuffle during game in China

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Fredette took exception to the hit, yelling at Marbury. It is the year of our lord 2017, and Stephon Marbury and Jimmer Fredette just got into a shoving match. He spent his first few seasons on the Minnesota Timberwolves , where he was supposed to be the Robin to Kevin Garnett's Batman. While they were never teammates, they both played for the New York Knicks at one point. Read More »

Conor McGregor jumps Bellator cage and confronts referee Marc Goddard

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The Conor McGregor and Marc Goddard situation didn't end at UFC Fight Night 118. After Goddard tried to remove The Notorious from the cage, the Dubliner chased the official across the mat despite the attempts to hold him back. Goddard attempted to separate McGregor and Ward, and McGregor was irate . One can expect McGregor (21-3) to face serious discipline for putting his hands on an official, which could jeopardize his return date, which UFC had hoped would be December 30 for ... Read More »

Vettel: Tough to beat Mercedes

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We know that they are normally a bit harder on the tyres so maybe that's why the soft works quite well for them. There is nothing left to decide in the season apart from who wins here and the season finale in two weeks in Abu Dhabi. In general, it is nice to be out in the vehicle again. "I've got at least one more year in me, probably more, and I have every plan to win more races". Read More »

Patrice Evra leaves Marseille after receving European football ban

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Marseille have announced that they have sacked Patrice Evra for kicking a club supporter last week. On Friday, European football's governing body announced Evra would be suspended from UEFA club competitions until June 30 next year and, shortly afterwards, Marseille issued a statement to confirm they had "decided to end their collaboration" with Evra. Read More »

SC takes exception to second plea in medical admission scam

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The matter, however, was transferred to the CJI-led bench and listed for hearing Wednesday. The bench also referred to the convention in this respect. Quddusi, who had also served as a judge in Chhattisgarh High Court, was arrested along with Lucknow-based Prasad Institute of Medical Sciences' chairman B P Yadav, his son Palash Yadav and three others, for allegedly trying to settle a matter relating to a medical college barred from admitting new students. Read More »

England's impressive day out sullied by injury to Jake Ball

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England's bowlers enjoyed a productive work-out in Adelaide and took nine wickets before the hosts declared on 233-9. Joe Root's side quickly lost their last two wickets in the first session to be bowled out for 293 but soon had the CA XI in trouble at 57-5. Read More »

James Anderson to replace Ben Stokes as vice-captain in Ashes

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Moeen Ali isn't fit at the moment, Stuart Broad had just a spell in the nets and he was very exhausted, so they said 'Colly, get your whites on!'" Coach Trevor Bayliss previously said he was planning for an Ashes series without Stokes, who is running out of time ahead of the first Test in Brisbane from November 23. Read More »

Rick Pitino knew of bribe to lure Brian Bowen to Louisville

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Rick Pitino's legal team released a statement Thursday, denying the coach's knowledge of or involvement in the basketball bribery scandal. During a coaching career spanning almost three decades, Pitino has won 770 games at the college level, two national titles and his teams have advanced to the Final Four seven times. Read More »

Court refuses to stay release of Bollywood movie 'Padmavati'

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Arjun Gupta, a BJP member, has come out strongly against Sanjay Leela Bhansali saying he ought to be tried for "treason". In an accompanying video link, Bhansali, who has so far refrained from commenting much on the controversy, says, "I've made this film Padmavati' with a lot of sincerity, responsibility and hard work". Read More »

Bottas determined to move out of Hamilton's shadow

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Although the remaining two races in Brazil and Abu Dhabi are dead rubbers in the championship races, Wolff vowed Mercedes would continue to fight as it has done all season long in order to get ahead of the game for 2018. That is the mindset we take to Sao Paulo . Think of Lewis Hamilton's first world title win, squeezing past Timo Glock in the final yards after rain had started crashing down with six laps to go. Read More »

Roy Halladay's family defends him as a pilot

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The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating. Halladay was an amateur pilot who often posted on social media about small planes . The video showed Halladay taking delivery of a new Icon A5 , a two-seat "light-sport aircraft" that can land on water. Read More »

Georges St-Pierre: Robert Whittaker is in my contract

Though the 36-year-old did not dismiss the notion of retirement, he repeatedly described his psychology and passion for the sport as much improved from 2013. St-Pierre said he would leave the final call on making the fight up to UFC president Dana White - who said immediately after UFC 217 that GSP would fight Whittaker next. Read More »

Philadelphia Eagles sign DT Tim Jernigan to four-year extension

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The Baltimore Ravens sent Jernigan and a 2017 third-round pick to the Eagles on April 4 in exchange for Philly's third-round pick, which was higher in the round. After an 8-1 start, the Birds moved to lock up Jernigan for the next several seasons.The Eagles signed Cox to a six-year contract worth more than $102 million last offseason, so Philadelphia will move forward with large chunks of its cap space tied to defensive tackles. Read More »

Nationals' Daniel Murphy wins Silver Slugger Award

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Seattle Mariners designated hitter Nelson Cruz has been selected to the 2017 American League Louisville Slugger Silver Slugger team. He follows Bob Forsch in both 1980 and 1987 and Jason Marquis in 2005. For the regular season, the second baseman posted a.346 batting average and led the AL in hits with 204, becoming the first player in MLB history to be the outright leader in hits in his league in four consecutive seasons. Read More »

Patriots to practice at Air Force Academy week after Broncos game

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With an extra week to prepare for the Broncos , Bill Belichick doesn't appear to be resting his laurels on the Patriots' 12-5 record off a bye week in his tenure, either. When the Patriots depart for Denver on Friday, they won't be back in Foxboro until Monday, Nov. 20. Instead of flying home to MA then going to Mexico City later next week, the Patriots will set up in Colorado Springs and make use of the academy's practice fields and indoor facility until Wednesday. Read More »

Red Sox catching prospect Daniel Flores dies of cancer

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The Red Sox released the following statements Wednesday, adding that the organization wouldn't comment further at this time out of respect for the Flores family. His contract included a $3.1 million signing bonus. Flores was been signed in Venezuela and had been classified as the second best available prospect. Read More »

Florida State-ULM game rescheduled for December 2

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Led by quarterback Kelly Bryant , one of three Clemson players with more than 500 yards rushing, the Tigers have maintained a position among the nation's elite despite the loss of star quarterback Deshaun Watson and a bevy of other standouts from last season's national championship team. Read More »

Sergio Ramos willing to welcome Neymar at Real Madrid

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And Ramos insists the former Barcelona ace would be welcome at Real. Neymar had stunned the Barcelona during the summer when he chose to switch to the PSG for a whopping amount of 222 million Euros. Suarez added: "I tried to convince him to stay because I think here's the best place for him, but it's a decision he had to take". Paco Alcacer, Ousmane Dembele and Gerard Deulofeu among others have been granted starting berths at the Camp Nou in order to fill the void left behind, but ... Read More »