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Arbitration court to announce verdicts in Russian athletes' doping appeals on Thursday

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Ministry officials said they expect a joint training session between the countries' non-Olympic skiers at a North Korean ski resort to go on as planned this week. Liberal South Korean President Moon Jae-in sees the games as an opportunity to resume meaningful contact with the North following an extended period of tension and diplomatic stalemate over its nuclear weapons and missiles program. Read More »

Arsenal star signs new contract

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Ozil joined Arsenal from Real Madrid in 2013, arriving for what was then a club-record transfer fee of just over £42million. Though team-mate Alexis Sanchez ultimately moved to Old Trafford, Ozil will not follow him after deciding to pledge his future to Arsenal. Read More »

MSU picks Ex-Governor to run the show for now

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Earvin "Magic" Johnson said on Twitter Monday that anyone involved in a Michigan State University cover up to allow disgraced doctor Larry Nassar to continue to working there should be fired. During the news conference, Schuette said Michigan State Police will assist with the investigation and Assistant Attorney General Christina Grossi will serve as project manager. Read More »

Everton lead the chase to land big-money man

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Everton are expected to be active before Wednesday's 11pm transfer deadline and the main focus has become singing Eliaquim Mangala from Manchester City on loan . He has been linked with Napoli but is not keen on moving to Serie A. Lazio had also expressed an interest in the Holland global last week. Everton have so far signed Cenk Tosun and Theo Walcott from Besiktas and Arsenal respectively for a combined fee of around £45m. Read More »

Former DBack GM Loses Battle to Cancer

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Kevin spent almost thirty years in the Padres Organization as a player, scout and front office executive. Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred praised Towers' contributions in a statement. During Game 4 of the most recent World Series between the Houston Astros and Los Angeles Dodgers, Astros manager A.J. Hinch had Towers' name on a placard during the " Stand Up To Cancer " spot. Read More »

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp demands answers in wake of fresh VAR controversy

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Amid a four-minute stoppage, Pawson used his pitchside monitor - the first time the on-field review has occurred in the English game - to change his mind and award a penalty to Liverpool after a foul by Jake Livermore on Mohamed Salah . According to Klopp, Moss said BT Sport-which broadcasted the game-was responsible. "If it is 10 minutes, play 10 minutes", Klopp added. Premier League West Ham, already 1-0 down to the first of two goals from Will Grigg, were reduced to 10 men early in ... Read More »

Indianapolis Colts' Andrew Luck shows progress, will begin throwing soon

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Although he had been expected to fully recover in time to play in 2017, as the season neared the Colts kept pushing back his return timetable. I do not think I need another surgery. The "throwing experts" in House and Dedeaux have worked with names like Brady, Drew Brees and Carson Palmer before. With this latest update, those around the Luck camp continue to believe a second surgery will not be needed. Read More »

Fox Strikes 5-Year Deal for 'Thursday Night Football'

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Fox's aggressive play for Thursday Night Football will add more NFL games to its primetime schedule despite falling viewership for NFL games, with ratings down 9.7 percent this past regular season. CBS and NBC had paid $450 million a year combined for the past two seasons. NFL Network will still be allowed to broadcast games, and a separate digital partner will also be involved. Read More »

Coutinho heads back to Liverpool for a final farewell

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In the immediate aftermath of the shuddering end to an 18-game unbeaten streak to the tune of back-to-back losses to Swansea City and West Bromwich Albion , Liverpool fans could be forgiven for coming into the vital league fixture with some degree of trepidation. Read More »

Shocking: Barcelona Finally Completes The Signing Of This Star Player

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McGuane's deal will keep him at Barça for three seasons, plus two option years". McGuane was well thought of at Arsenal, although he'd made just one substitute appearance for their first team. The youngster, who is due to turn 19 on Friday, has been a regular at Under-23 level for the Gunners and even captained the side shortly before each of his first-team games. Read More »

Mesut Özil to extend contract with Arsenal

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BBC Sport are reporting that the German 2014 World Cup victor has agreed a three-year deal until the summer of 2021 and will earn a whopping £350,000-a-week before tax ($495,950) - a massive increase from his current £140,000-a-week deal. For months, Arsenal must have feared losing both Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil on a free transfer at the end of the season. Ozil joined the Gunners from Real Madrid for £42.4m in the summer of 2013. Read More »

Harden has first 60-point triple-double in National Basketball Association history

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Harden became the first player in National Basketball Association history to score 60 points as part of a triple-double and the short-handed Rockets beat the Orlando Magic 114-107. "Hopefully I can put on a show there like I did tonight", he said. Orlando hung tough by placing six in double figures, led by Hezonja and Marreese Speights with 17 points apiece. Read More »

It's Not Only Demand That's Raising Home Prices

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Cleveland, San Diego and Phoenix registered the smallest month-over-month gains, each with a 0.1% increase. On Monday, real estate data provider Black Knight said US home prices rose 6.44% compared to a year ago in November. More supply will be critical to the continued health of the housing market going forward, as demand from home buyers is very unlikely to fade over the next year and beyond. Read More »

Manchester United 'will not allow Daley Blind to join Roma'

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The Italian side sold Palmieri to the Blues on Tuesday night in a deal worth £17.6million with another £7million in the form of add-ons. Blind is now on the sidelines with ankle ligament damage but has fallen down the pecking order for the left-back slot, with Jose Mourinho instead preferring converted winger Ashley Young and Luke Shaw for the role. Read More »

Zlatan Ibrahimovic's American dream takes major twist

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Simply put, Ibrahimović has always made an impact wherever he plays and he will give the Galaxy a huge boost should the deal push through. Ibrahimovic's contract expires this summer, and reports state a move to the LA Galaxy is "the furthest along it has ever been". Read More »

Manchester City Sign Aymeric Laporte For Club Record £57m

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Pep Guardiola and sporting director Txiki Begiristain were reportedly furious with the defender's decision and even went as far as to disregard Laporte last summer when a potential signing was on the cards. "He is experienced, fast and he has the skills we need". "I understand the criticism, but we have spent £300m on six players", said Guardiola , adding the £43m spent on midfielder Bernardo Silva to the outlay on defensive players. Read More »

West Ham hold Crystal Palace to 1-1 draw

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Saville has four global caps for Northern Ireland and has impressed Hammers boss David Moyes in recent weeks and tonight's scouting mission will be the final one before launching a late bid to bring the player across the rivalry's divide, if he is satisfied with what he sees. Read More »

Federal investigation launched after court clerks solicits Meek Mill for money

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Anything you can do is very much appreciated'. Rather than separate themselves from Meek, celebrities have embraced him and championed his cause, while Mill has stayed true to his community-improvement focus. Brinkley , was not the one who urged Mill to leave his current music label, Jay-Z's Roc Nation. "[Brinkley] is enamored with him..." They claim the judge has developed an inappropriate interest in Mill's life, citing her 2013 order that Mill take etiquette classes as part of his ... Read More »

Roma defender Emerson Palmieri 'pictured holding Chelsea shirt'

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However, that deal collapsed and instead he joins separately, for an initial fee believed to be around £17.5 million. A football agent describing Emerson Palmieri as his client has posted a picture appearing to show the Roma defender holding a Chelsea shirt alongside club official Marina Granovskaia . Read More »

Shooter in auto wash jealous rampage has died

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Sunday. Reports stated that after shooting at the victims, the shooter aimed the gun at him and pulled the trigger, however, he is presently on life support. on a date or by a sniper either one is fine (with) me at this point". A Facebook friend, Tim Smith, replied: "I could do both". One of the victims, Chelsie Cline, had briefly been involved with Smith, but broke things off months ago, her sister Sierra Kolarik told CNN Pittsburgh affiliate WPXI. Read More »

Cleveland Cavaliers F Kevin Love leaves game against Pistons with fractured hand

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Early in the first quarter, their All-Star forward, Kevin Love , suffered a hand injury and went directly to the Cavs locker room accompanied by a member of their medical staff. The Cavaliers were considering trading Tristan Thompson for someone like DeAndre Jordan or possibly bringing in another point guard in a trade. While he is sidelined, look for Jae Crowder, Jeff Green, and Channing Frye to all benefit in terms of playing time. Read More »

Helicopter with 4 people on board crashes into home

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Three passengers died and two others taken to hospital, while residents of the house were unharmed. Altogether, five people were involved in the collision, including the four on the helicopter and one bystander on the ground, police said. "We didn't want to take a chance of hurting anybody". The helicopter is based out of John Wayne Airport in Orange County. A neighbor who gave his name as Patrick came out to the view the scene after hearing a loud crash, something he said is ... Read More »

Chiefs trade Alex Smith to Washington

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Fresh off of a career season with the Chiefs in which Smith passed for career-highs with 4,042 passing yards and 26 touchdowns, Smith was set to enter the final season of his contract, in which he would have been due upwards of $20 million. Read More »