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Mexican World Cup fans' 'massive jumps' may have set off manmade earthquake

(MEXICO CITY) -- Mexico's upset World Cup victory over Germany was literally earthshaking.Super-sensitive earthquake sensors registered seismic activity at two sites in Mexico City that coincided with what proved to be the winning goal by Mexico's star player, Hirving Lazano, in that team's 1-0 triumph over defending World Cup champion…... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 6/14/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Thursday's sports events:AMERICAN LEAGUEDetroit 3, Minnesota 1Cleveland 5, Chicago White Sox 2Houston 7, Oakland 3N.Y. Yankees 4, Tampa Bay 3Boston 2, Seattle 1NATIONAL LEAGUESan Francisco 6, Miami 3, 16 InningsPhiladelphia 9, Colorado 3Atlanta 4, San Diego 2Arizona 6, N.Y. Mets 3WOMEN'S NATIONAL…... Read More

Conor McGregor says he 'regrets' melee that got him arrested on assault charges

(NEW YORK) -- Mixed martial arts star Conor McGregor broke his silence Thursday about allegedly sparking a melee in April in Brooklyn, New York, that left two foes injured - saying he "regrets" his actions in the out-of-Octagon altercation.The 29-year-old Irish cage brawler spoke following a brief hearing in Brooklyn…... Read More

University of Maryland football player dies after hospitalization

(COLLEGE PARK, Md.) -- The University of Maryland football team is in mourning in the wake of the death of one of its young players.Sophomore offensive lineman Jordan McNair died Wednesday, the university said, after he had been taken to a hospital May 29 after an organized team workout.The cause…... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 6/13/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Wednesday's sports events:INTERLEAGUEWashington 5, N.Y. Yankees 4Cincinnati 7, Kansas City 0L.A. Dodgers 3, Texas 2, 11 InningsAMERICAN LEAGUETampa Bay 1, Toronto 0Boston 5, Baltimore 1Seattle 8, L.A. Angels 6Detroit 5, Minnesota 2Chicago White Sox 3, Cleveland 2Houston 13, Oakland 5NATIONAL LEAGUEAtlanta 2,…... Read More

US to co-host 2026 World Cup with Canada, Mexico

(MOSCOW) -- The United States will co-host the soccer World Cup in 2026, after winning a joint bid with Mexico and Canada to hold the sport’s biggest competition.Delegates from international soccer’s governing body FIFA voted Wednesday at their congress in Moscow to select the joint North American bid, a day…... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 6/12/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Tuesday's sports events:INTERLEAGUEN.Y. Yankees 3, Washington 0Cincinnati 5, Kansas City 1, 10 InningsL.A. Dodgers 12, Texas 5AMERICAN LEAGUEBoston 6, Baltimore 4Minnesota 6, Detroit 4Tampa Bay 4, Toronto 1    Chicago White Sox 5, Cleveland 1Houston 6, Oakland 3Seattle 6, L.A. Angels 3NATIONAL LEAGUEPhiladelphia…... Read More

Thousands of fans celebrate the Washington Capitals' first Stanley Cup win

(WASHINGTON) -- A sea of red filled Constitution Avenue in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday as fans celebrated the Washington Capitals first Stanley Cup win.Dressed head to toe in red, fans lined the victory parade route that ran down Constitution Avenue and concluded with a rally at the National Mall.“You think…... Read More

Heartbreaking 911 call released from day Olympian Bode Miller's daughter drowned in pool

(LOS ANGELES) -- A heartbreaking 911 call has been released detailing the chaotic moments after former Olympic skier Bode Miller's daughter fell in a pool. The 19-month-old girl named Emmy died the next day."The baby fell in the pool!" the distressed 911 caller told the dispatcher on Saturday.Someone is heard…... Read More

Fans and soccer stars arrive in Russia ahead of World Cup

(NEW YORK) -- Fans and stars of international soccer are arriving in Russia as the country prepares for the World Cup that kicks off on Thursday.The month long tournament will begin with Russia playing Saudi Arabia in Moscow. National teams have been arriving for the past week, spreading out to…... Read More

Adam Rippon, Gus Kenworthy talk about what Pride Month means to them

(NEW YORK) -- Pride Month celebrates the overall progress made toward the equality of LGBTQ individuals. Fundamentally though, it’s also about the progress made on an individual level -- the celebration of your own personal journey in understanding who you are and defining your greater purpose.Openly gay Olympic athletes Adam…... Read More