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Super Bowl champ Nick Foles' new memoir, 'Believe It'

(NEW YORK) -- Fresh off of his team's first-ever Super Bowl victory, Philadelphia Eagles' starting quarterback Nick Foles is out with a new memoir.Foles sustained an ACL injury late in the 2017 NFL season, causing many to believe it was over for the Eagles. Yet, led by Foles, the team…... Read More

Serena Williams wants Wimbledon to change seeding rules for returning moms

(NEW  YORK) -- After Serena William's highly anticipated return to tennis last month at the French Open, following the birth of her daughter, Williams, 36, has her eyes set on Wimbledon, which kicks off July 2. The two-time defending champion couldn't defend her Wimbledon title last year because she was…... Read More

1st LGBTQ couple featured on cover of ESPN The Magazine's body issue

(NEW YORK) -- ESPN The Magazine is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its body issue with 10 unique cover images, including one that features the first-ever LGBTQ couple to pose together in the magazine's history. The power couple of women's sports -- WNBA star Sue Bird and professional soccer player…... Read More

Scoreboard Roundup 6/25/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from yesterday's sports events:  INTERLEAGUE Final  Atlanta   7  Baltimore   3   ------   AMERICAN LEAGUE Final  Boston          5  Seattle       0 Final  Tampa Bay       7  N-Y Yankees   6, 12 Innings Final  Cleveland      12  Detroit       2 Final  Chi White Sox  10  Oakland       3 Final  Houston        11  Kansas City   3 Final  Minnesota       2  Texas         0 Final …... Read More

Former all-star Ilya Kovalchuk returns to NHL with the Los Angeles Kings

(LOS ANGELES) -- Former NHL all-star Ilya Kovalchuk, who left the league to play professionally in Russia, has agreed to join the Los Angeles Kings on a three-year deal, according to ESPN.ESPN adds that Kovalchuk will receive $6.25 annually on the deal. Kovalchuk left the NHL in 2013 to play…... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 6/22/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from yesterday's sports events:INTERLEAGUEBaltimore  10  Atlanta 7   F/15AMERICAN LEAGUEOakland   11  Chi White Sox   2Cleveland   10  Detroit    0Tampa Bay   2  N-Y Yankees   1Boston    14  Seattle    10Chi White Sox   6  Oakland   4Texas   8  Minnesota   1Kansas City  1  Houston    0L-A Angels   2  Toronto    1 NATIONAL LEAGUEPhiladelphia  12 …... Read More

Giving Trump a pardon wish list won't solve systemic criminal justice problems, NFL-er Malcolm Jenkins says

(NEW YORK) -- Philadelphia Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins is exploring better alternatives to creating change within the country's criminal justice system than providing President Donald Trump with a "VIP" list of names, he told ABC News.On Thursday, The New York Times published an op-ed by Jenkins and three other former…... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 6/20/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Wednesday's sports events:INTERLEAGUECincinnati 5, Detroit 3Toronto 5, Atlanta 4Oakland 12, San Diego 4Baltimore 3, Washington 0AMERICAN LEAGUECleveland 12, Chicago White Sox 0N.Y. Yankees 7, Seattle 5Houston 5, Tampa Bay 1Minnesota 4, Boston 1Texas 3, Kansas City 2NATIONAL LEAGUEPhiladelphia 4, St. Louis 3Chicago…... Read More

Banned from stadiums at home, Iranian women attend World Cup soccer matches in Russia

(MOSCOW) -- Before this World Cup, the last time Sara went to a soccer game, she had to pretend she was Korean in order to sneak past security.The reason is that Sara is in reality an Iranian woman and therefore barred from soccer stadiums in Iran, where women have been…... Read More

Olympic swimmer documents harrowing journey from Syria to Europe in new book

(BERLIN) -- Before the violence in Syria changed her life, Yusra Mardini was a normal teenager in many ways.A passionate swimmer since childhood, she trained daily and attended competitions abroad. She came of age with her older sister Sara, putting on makeup and high heels and going to cafes with…... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 6/19/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Tuesday's sports events:INTERLEAGUEWashington 9, Baltimore 7Atlanta 11, Toronto 4Cincinnati 9, Detroit 5L.A. Angels 5, Arizona 4Oakland 4, San Diego 2, 10 InningsAMERICAN LEAGUEN.Y. Yankees 7, Seattle 2Cleveland 6, Chicago White Sox 3Minnesota 6, Boston 2Tampa Bay 2, Houston 1Texas 4, Kansas City…... Read More

NBA player Sterling Brown files federal civil rights lawsuit over stun-gun arrest

(MILWAUKEE) -- Milwaukee Bucks player Sterling Brown has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the city of Milwaukee and multiple local police officers after they used a stun gun on him during his arrest earlier this year.Brown's attorney, Mark Thomsen, alleged racially based excessive use of force during the…... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 6/18/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from yesterday's sports events:INTERLEAGUEFinal  Washington    5  N-Y Yankees   3Final  N-Y Yankees   4  Washington    2Final  Arizona       7  L-A Angels    4   AMERICAN LEAGUEFinal  Cleveland   6  Chi White Sox   2Final  Houston     5  Tampa Bay       4Final  Texas       6  Kansas City     3    NATIONAL LEAGUEFinal  Philadelphia   6  St. Louis      …... Read More

Firefighter from Massachusetts plays in US Open

(BROCKTON, Mass.) -- Brockton, Massachusetts firefighter Matt Parziale is not only a full time firefighter but a U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship golfer who gave his dad the greatest Father’s Day gift, playing in the U.S Open.After winning the U.S. Mid-Amateur last October, Parziale earned his first U.S. Open start and is…... Read More