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Quebec woman among 12 killed in bus crash in Mexico


The woman was identified by her family as Stephanie Horwood of Gatineau, Que. "There was broken glass everywhere, dead bodies on the floor, blood everywhere", he said. About 20 people were injured including seven Americans and two Swedish citizens, Quintana Roo state Civil Defense spokesman Vincente Martin said. "Our hearts go out to all those involved", the company said in a statement. Read More »

Allardyce to block Everton exit of in-demand duo


McCarthy's exit being blocked is less surprising because he has previously been a useful player for Everton , even if he hasn't played under Allardyce yet. Everton have endured a rotten patch of form against the Stamford Bridge club, however, losing their last four meetings, and it's been more than two years since the Merseysiders last beat the Blues at Goodison in the league. Read More »

India vs Sri Lanka, 2nd T20I


The pitch has usually been a belter, and it should look no different when the two teams lock horns for the first T20I to be played at the venue. We are happy batting first. India have a great chance to seal the series with another match to go. As a result , players like Deepak Hooda , Basil Thampi, Mohammed Siraj and Washington Sundar might continue to warm the bench. Read More »

A line-up with Gabriel Jesus and Kylian Mbappe


Now he has opened up on difficulties working with Van Gaal, and differences of opinion on three players who had been key men in Ferguson's later years: Jonny Evans , Brazilian fullback Rafael and Danny Welbeck . I'm talking about Rafael [Da Silva], [Danny] Welbeck, Jonny Evans - players who are United through and through. 'It was hard because Louis had his own ideas and you had to respect that, but, yes, we had a few arguments about a couple of them. Read More »

Rams place K Greg Zuerlein on IR


In a move that seemed to come out of nowhere, Los Angeles announced on Wednesday how Zuerlein would miss the remainder of the season with a back injury , which is devastating since the kicker was already on pace to finishing with a historic year. Read More »

Johnson: Bristol looked sharper than United


United, second in the Premier League, made 10 changes from their weekend victory against West Brom but still boasted a star-studded line-up including a fearsome front three of Marcus Rashford, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Anthony Martial against the second-division high-flyers. Read More »

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope is still playing as he serves jail sentence

Times . He is expected to be in the lineup when his team visits the Golden State Warriors Friday. "[We] are abiding by the terms of a program for Kentavious that were established for him by a court in the state of MI". Caldwell-Pope, who signed a one-year, $18 million deal with the Lakers last offseason, is the team's fourth-leading scorer averaging 14.2 points to go along with 4.9 rebounds through 24 games. Read More »

Jimmy Garoppolo was mic'd up while leading 49ers' game-winning drive


The San Francisco 49ers started off the season with their worst franchise start in history until they finally earned their first victory at home against the New York Giants. I owe him one for that. "The safeties are so deep, though, you're going to get another 10, 12 yards". Garoppolo told Marquise Goodwin: "I'll bend you across a little bit". Read More »

Knicks fans break out MVP chant for Michael Beasley


It's hard to point to one game as a measuring stick, but when one game already was a clear low point, a rematch with that team seems like a fair barometer of just where the season is going. NY now sit in eighth place in the East boasting a 16-14 record, which is heavily biased by an outstanding home record. He is comfortably the Knicks' best player, averaging 25.5 points, 6.6 rebounds and 2.1 blocks, and is vital to their success. Read More »

Independence Bowl plans to host FSU, despite report of ineligibility


According to a report from Reddit , Florida State, despite having the requisite 6 wins, could actually still not be bowl eligible. It's a very specific, odd wrinkle in the rule for bowl eligibility, but given the lengths that Florida State took to become bowl-eligible, fans have been quick to point to this potential hiccup in the Seminoles' postseason status. Read More »

Joel Embiid out 2 more games due to sore back


The Toronto Raptors and the Philadelphia 76ers do battle at the Wells Fargo Center on Thursday night. Philadelphia 76ers centre Joel Embiid who is now sidelined with a sore back, could miss the team's home home-and-home series against the Toronto Raptors this week, reports ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski . Read More »

Manchester United to make £90m bid for Eden Hazard

He has already expressed his interest if playing under his boyhood idol, Zinedine Zidane at Real Madrid . "Everyone knows the respect I have for Zidane as a player, but also as a manager". Luiz's future also remains uncertain, with Arsenal and Newcastle United both interested in his availability if the Blues wish to move him on. The former Lille star has been a key part of Antonio Conte's squad this season and proved his worth once again in last night's Carabao Cup quarter-final ... Read More »

Isles set Belmont Park arena


The team is partnering with Sterling Project Development - run by the Wilpon family, which owns the New York Mets - and Oak View Group, which is also spearheading the redevelopment of KeyArena in Seattle for potential National Hockey League expansion. Read More »

Isaiah Thomas assigned to Canton Charge


There is no indication the Cavs intend for Thomas to play any games in a Canton uniform, with their next game taking place Friday against the Los Angeles Lakers' G League team. The Celtics sent Thomas, forward Jae Crowder, center Ante Zizic and a draft pick to Cleveland in the blockbuster deal. It won't be long before fantasy owners have Thomas in their lineups. Read More »

Manchester United to demand £35m for Mkhitaryran


Jesse Lingard is the player who has made the most out of the Armenian's misery, starring in recent wins over Arsenal and also grabbed eyeballs. The Armenia global has been left out of the squad for eight of the last nine games in all competitions. Read More »

LaVar Ball Plans to Launch Basketball League For Kids Outta High School


The Lavar Ball basketball league will serve as direct competition to the NCAA and will target players who don't want to go to college. Though Ball said he still has many boxes to check before the league can take shape - renting venues, establishing ticket prices and recruiting players - he at least knows what the players will be wearing. Read More »

Turkey wants basketball star jailed for insulting Erdoğan


The 25-year-old, who was the third pick in the 2011 National Basketball Association draft, grew up in Turkey and is a vocal supporter of Fethullah Gulen. Rogue elements of the military seized tanks and fighter jets and attacked protestors from helicopters on the streets of major cities. Despite billions of dollars' worth of commerce, relations between Abu Dhabi and Ankara have deteriorated over the years with conflicting regional policies, namely toward an Egypt in turmoil, the civil ... Read More »

Israeli Embassy Must Be Downgraded Immediately, ANC Resolves

In their joint statement, the SAJBD and SAZF warned that a downgrade of the embassy in Israel would leave South Africa poorer. A statement from the ANC declared: "In order to give our practical expression of support to the oppressed people of Palestine; the ANC has unanimously resolved to direct the SA government to immediately and unconditionally downgrade the South African Embassy in Israel to a Liaison Office". Read More »

Jose Mourinho insists Bristol City were 'very lucky' to beat Man Utd


Unsurprisingly, social media was abuzz with reaction to the upset, with football fans the world over offering their take on the maniacal scenes at Ashton Gate. "We're in a good position now in the league and a great result now in the cup". We hit the post twice. They won the game in our best moment, where we can't react, when everyone was waiting for our goal. Read More »

Venus Williams cleared in fatal Florida crash


Williams then tried to drive across but the Barsons' light turned green and their auto slammed into the SUV driven by Williams. An investigation supported by video surveillance showed Williams did not violate the other driver's right of way, the Palm Beach Gardens Police said in an investigative report obtained by CNN affiliate WPBF. Read More »

Conte impressed by Ampadu


I'm very happy for all the players. During Batshuayi's 73 minutes on the pitch there were some good moments - especially a smart pass around the corner to find Kenedy in the build-up to Willian's opener - but a combination of Simon Francis and Steve Cook successfully limited his goal threat. Read More »

Orioles closer Zach Britton tears Achilles in offseason workout


It was not immediately clear how long Britton would be out, but reports suggested a minimum four to six months. In 2016, had a 0.54 ERA and was ideal in save opportunities with a major league-leading 47. last season. With Britton under contract for just one more season he would have made a strong trade candidate for a team that is likely headed for a rebuild. Read More »

Former Mavs player looking for his stolen toilet


Charlie Villanueva unleashed a series of tweets about the break in Tuesday night. The face you make when you find out you're the victim of a toilet heist. And what made Villanueva's toilet worth stealing? The Dallas Police Department did not immediately return a request for comment. Understandably, Villanueva had trouble wrapping his head around this ideal crime. Read More »

Ohio State loses 4-star QB commit Emory Jones to Florida


Mullen offered Jones while at Mississippi State but had little chance of signing him there. After a tough start to the week by losing 4-star QB Matt Corral to Ole Miss , the Gators managed to rebound in a big way as the first-ever early signing period got underway. Read More »

Gymnast McKayla Maroney alleges cover-up of sex abuse involving team doctor


A lawyer for McKayla Maroney said Wednesday that USA Gymnastics paid the former gymnast to remain silent about allegations of abuse by former team doctor Larry Nassar . "He abused my trust, he abused my body and he left scars on my psyche that may never go away", Maroney said in that statement. 'I thought I was going to die that night, ' Maroney wrote. Read More »