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Elsa/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Serena Williams lost a chance to make history at the U.S. Open Saturday — but the tennis great also lost her temper in spectacular fashion on her way to losing the final in straight sets. Williams, who was vying for her 24th Grand Slam singles title, lost to Naomi Osaka, 6-2, […]

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Will Saquon Barkley live up to his draft status? Is quarterback Eli Manning in decline? How will the Giants fare after a forgettable 2017 season? These are a handful of questions New York Giants fans are asking as the team prepares for its 2018 season opener against the Jacksonville Jaguars Sunday afternoon […]

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Friday’s sports events: INTERLEAGUEDetroit 5, St. Louis 3 AMERICAN LEAGUEToronto 3, Cleveland 2, 11 InningsTampa Bay 14, Baltimore 2Houston 6, Boston 3Minnesota 10, Kansas City 6L.A. Angels 5, Chicago White Sox 2Oakland 8, Texas 4N.Y. Yankees 4, Seattle 0 NATIONAL LEAGUECincinnati 12, San Diego 6Pittsburgh 5, Miami […]

iStock/ThinkstockBY: DR. NICKY MEHTANI (NEW YORK) — Over the past decade, probiotic dietary supplements have turned into a multi-million dollar industry, taken by almost 4 million adults and prescribed by up to 60 percent of health care providers. Yet the scientific community has known little about whether or not they actually work. But this is […]

Yu Chun Christopher Wong/S3studio/Getty Images(POINT LOOKOUT, Mo.) — The College of the Ozarks, a private Christian school in Point Lookout, Missouri, has announced plans to strip all student-athletes of Nike branding in response to the sportswear company’s controversial 30th anniversary “Just Do It” ad campaign, which features former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick. “In […]

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Wednesday’s sports events: INTERLEAGUEBoston 9, Atlanta 8 AMERICAN LEAGUECleveland 3, Kansas City 1Toronto 10, Tampa Bay 3L.A. Angels 9, Texas 3Houston 9, Minnesota 1Detroit 10, Chicago White Sox 2Oakland 8, N.Y. Yankees 2Seattle 5, Baltimore 2 NATIONAL LEAGUEPittsburgh 3, Cincinnati 2St. Louis 7, Washington 6Miami 2, Philadelphia 1N.Y. […]

Scott Clarke / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) — They did it. Two days after Colin Kaepernick, the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback, sparked outrage across social media for being the face of Nike’s new ad campaign, the company has released the full two-minute long spot. “Believe in something. Even if it means sacrificing everything,” reads the […]

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The fallout from the Larry Nassar scandal continued Tuesday when USA Gymnastics announced the resignation of its embattled CEO Kerry Perry, who sparked a firestorm by hiring a coach who had supported the Olympic doctor turned serial sex-abuser for a key position with the organization. “On behalf of the Board of USA […]

KTRK(HOUSTON) — The Houston Astros booted a customer from Minute Maid Park stadium during a game for holding up a sign that read, “Houston Domestic Violence Hot Line 713.528.2121,” the ejected fan told ABC Houston station KTRK-TV. The telephone number is a working hotline run by the Houston Area Women’s Center, a nonprofit that serves […]

Michael Tran / Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Controversial former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick, currently embroiled in legal proceedings against the league over alleged collusion by owners, has been chosen as the new face of Nike. Kaepernick tweeted Monday afternoon he was picked to helm the esteemed shoe brand’s 30th anniversary “Just Do It” campaign — […]


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