In 'Orwellian' Press Briefing, Huckabee Sanders Defends Trump's Repeated Tax Rate Lie

At a press briefing Tuesday, Sanders said Trump meant to say that America was the "highest taxed corporate nation" among "developed economies across the globe". The Tax Policy Center has also found that tax revenue makes up only about 26 percent of... More..

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Bradford, Diggs out Sunday for Vikings
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Bradford, Diggs out Sunday for Vikings

Bradford, who returned last week after missing three games, aggravated a knee injury late in the first half of Sunday's win against Chicago. Diggs ranks sixth in the National Football League with 395 receivin...More..

CHELSEA - Conte speaks out on BLUES future
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

CHELSEA - Conte speaks out on BLUES future

The comments led to speculation that Conte could choose to depart Stamford Bridge sooner rather than later, having reportedly grown upset with the club's activity in the transfer market over the summer. He said...More..

Rock Thrown at Australian Team's Bus After T20 Win Over India
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Rock Thrown at Australian Team's Bus After T20 Win Over India

Indian Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore, an Olympic silver medallist in shooting, said there were tight security arrangements in place for the Australian team as well as for the players taking part in the U...More..

LeBron James aggravates ankle injury; opener against Celtics in doubt
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

LeBron James aggravates ankle injury; opener against Celtics in doubt

Smith being moved into the starting lineup in place of LeBron James and veteran guard Jose Calderon likely to be a greater factor in Lue's rotation. James, entering the season as the odds-on favourite to wi...More..

Ronald Koeman provides fitness update on Everton midfielder James McCarthy
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Ronald Koeman provides fitness update on Everton midfielder James McCarthy

Despite his numerous fitness concerns, Everton boss Koeman values the services McCarthy can provide when healthy and is glad to see him return to training, but the Dutchman believes the former Wigan Athletic ...More..

Gasly out of USGP, will contest Super Formula final
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Gasly out of USGP, will contest Super Formula final

If Toro Rosso and Hartley can't successfully come to an arrangement, the team will look to Sebastian Buemi , who previously raced for the Red Bull Junior Team as well. Not since Mike Thackwell in 1984 has ...More..

Magical Messi sees Argentina through to WC finals
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Magical Messi sees Argentina through to WC finals

The versatile Barcelona star, who turns 34 next June, is Argentina's second most-capped player with 139 appearances for his country and played in the 2014 World Cup final defeat to Germany. Messi then put Argen...More..

Mackay appointed interim Scotland manager following Strachan departure
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Mackay appointed interim Scotland manager following Strachan departure

He added: "Ultimately we're in a results business and we had a manager in place for nearly five years". Gordon Strachan left his position as Scotland manager by "mutual consent" after missing out on a Wor...More..

Penn State 'preparing' for Texas A&M to pursue James Franklin
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Penn State 'preparing' for Texas A&M to pursue James Franklin

One such report surfaced Thursday on CBSSports.com in which columnist Dennis Dodd said he had learned that Penn State officials are preparing in case Texas A&M makes a run at Franklin if that university parts...More..

NCAA will not sanction UNC athletics for role in academic scandal
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

NCAA will not sanction UNC athletics for role in academic scandal

In addition to the allegations brought by the enforcement staff, the panel also considered whether academic fraud violations occurred due to the nature of the case, the university's initial adoption of its accr...More..

Manchester City streak seals manager of the month for Guardiola
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Manchester City streak seals manager of the month for Guardiola

Manchester City is afraid that a further blow to his ribs could cause more damage if the injury is not healed properly. The Argentina global sustained a rib injury in a auto crash in Amsterdam late last mont...More..

Maria Sharapova beats Switzerland's Vogele to reach Tianjin Open semifinals
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Maria Sharapova beats Switzerland's Vogele to reach Tianjin Open semifinals

Linette, who is ranked 71st in the world, saved the first match point on her serve and then two more on Sharapova's serve before the five-time Grand Slam champion ended the match in 1 hour, 38 minutes. The ...More..

N'Golo Kante to miss six Chelsea games
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

N'Golo Kante to miss six Chelsea games

Kante was forced off in the first half of France's World Cup qualifier against Bulgaria last weekend and Conte expects him to be out for the rest of October. "He is a big loss for us because we know very well t...More..

Astros should have the offence to hold off Yankees in ALDS
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Astros should have the offence to hold off Yankees in ALDS

Certainly, there's some truth to that. The Astros bullpen has seen an effective closer in Ken Giles, but the setup role can become a potential issue. It is game day for the Houston Astros . The Yankees def...More..

Bad managers more to blame than anything else for USMNT failure
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Bad managers more to blame than anything else for USMNT failure

Non-MLS clubs have also increased scholarship funding for their players over the years to remain competitive in the DA. In 2011, he took over at his current position and has guided the team into the knockout st...More..

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino laments Manchester City and Manchester United spending
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino laments Manchester City and Manchester United spending

Manchester City and their manager Pep Guardiola spent around £220 million on a massive squad overhaul while Jose Mourinho and Manchester United spent £150m on Romelu Lukaku, Nemanja Matic and Victor Lindelof ...More..

10 people arrested in LSU hazing incident, court documents detail alleged abuse
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

10 people arrested in LSU hazing incident, court documents detail alleged abuse

He said all 10 turned themselves in to LSU police on Wednesday. Others found Gruver motionless and barely breathing around 9 a.m. According to the reports filed in court, "Bible Study" meant Phi Delta Theta...More..

Nadal, Federer and del Potro in the quarter-finals in Shanghai
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Nadal, Federer and del Potro in the quarter-finals in Shanghai

Fognini was playing the day after being handed a suspended ban from two grand slams and $96,000 fine for verbally abusing a female umpire at the U.S. Open. Rafael Nadal stayed on the course for his first title...More..

by | Friday, October 13, 2017

World Cup failure prompts calls for United States soccer 'revolution'

Yet, Gulati remains at the post he has held since 2006. Gulati is expected to address Arena's future in a conference call with reporters on Friday. Instead, it will be Panama, with a population of four mill...More..

Tom Brady will play Sunday despite shoulder injury
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Tom Brady will play Sunday despite shoulder injury

Brady and company will go on the road in Week 6 facing off against the Jets at MetLife Stadium. By video review, the second time Panthers defensive end Julius Peppers sacked Brady on October 1 could have ca...More..

Number declaring no religion nearly doubles in county
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Number declaring no religion nearly doubles in county

Other changes in the religious make-up of the country include a 28.9pc increase in the number of Muslim residents, which stands at 63,443, up from 49,204 in 2011. There were 24,211 Presbyterians, a slight fall ...More..

Aaron Rodgers named NFC Offensive Player of the Week
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Aaron Rodgers named NFC Offensive Player of the Week

The list of Rodgers' elite qualities the Minnesota Vikings coach cites is endless: His arm strength, his intelligence, his escapability, the way he sees the entire field. The interior of the defensive line wi...More..

by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Auburn federally subpoenaed in FBI's NCAA basketball investigation, AL.com reports

A grand jury subpoena provided to the Associated Press on Thursday asks Oklahoma State to produce all communications between any member of the school's coaching or athletic staff and former sports agent Chris...More..

Rishard Matthews tweets he's done if NFL makes national anthem rule
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Rishard Matthews tweets he's done if NFL makes national anthem rule

After sending the reply, Matthews later deleted the tweet. Since President Trump's September 23 criticism of NFL players' national anthem protests, Matthews has vowed to continue kneeling until the Presiden...More..

by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Jordan not a fan of National Basketball Association 'superteams'

On Tiger Woods , and the advent of social media: "Tiger played at his peak somewhere towards the end of my career". Jordan said having a couple of teams dominate the league every year hurt the competition bo...More..

by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Meet Roger Goodell's Secret Twitter Defender

I'm also a wife and a mom. It was just a few weeks ago when Kevin Durant got exposed for having a secret Twitter and Instagram account to trash-talk his haters, who have had plenty to say about him. I have ...More..

Swedish wings to start on a line together for Devils
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Swedish wings to start on a line together for Devils

You get what you deserve". "It's my job to go out there and be a productive player and a member of the franchise here and that's what I'm going to do and go from there and see what happens". Which means van Rie...More..

Redknapp>Wenger? Would Harry lead Arsenal to glory?
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Redknapp>Wenger? Would Harry lead Arsenal to glory?

This was Merson's greatest personal football achievement, and credits Redknapp's ability as a manager entirely. We were 2-0 down at half-time and it could've been 10-0. This could tell you something about his o...More..

John Calipari wanted to talk Kentucky basketball, not the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

John Calipari wanted to talk Kentucky basketball, not the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe

Calipari: We don't know, what you're saying, if it's true. "Well again, you're acting like you know something that I don't know", he responded. "Obviously what happened to this point isn't good". The FBI repo...More..

Thomas hopes for CIMB Classic hat-trick
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Thomas hopes for CIMB Classic hat-trick

Smith, an Australian, posted a blemish-free round of eight birdies, including five on the front nine for a 64. Lahiri, third past year at the same event, is coming of a tied-9th finish in the last start on th...More..

Ireland to play inaugural test match against Pakistan in May
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Ireland to play inaugural test match against Pakistan in May

Cricket Australia chief executive James Sutherland said the competition would give Test series a broader worldwide "context", making them more than stand-alone bilateral contests. The decision on the contest fo...More..

Astros: Three Roster Bubble Questions for the ALCS
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Astros: Three Roster Bubble Questions for the ALCS

The median ticket price for Game 1 increased by 47 percent overnight, and Game 2 prices went up by 43 percent on SeatGeek. The Yankees managed to erase a 2-0 series deficit and advance to the ALCS, which ...More..

Ezekiel Elliott loses in appeals court; clearing way for suspension
by | Friday, October 13, 2017

Ezekiel Elliott loses in appeals court; clearing way for suspension

Thursday's ruling came down ahead of the Cowboys' bye week, giving him ample time to restart the legal fight. Although Elliott is not yet suspended again - technically speaking - such a decision from the 5t...More..

Tyler Eifert decides to have season-ending back surgery
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Tyler Eifert decides to have season-ending back surgery

The Bengals fifth-year tight end has already undergone two surgical procedures on his back during his National Football League career and has yet to complete a full 16-game slate. Eifert played in only two ga...More..

by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Robbie Lawler vs. Rafael dos Anjos to headline UFC on FOX 26

Lawler was last seen in the cage at UFC 214, when he picked up a close decision win over fellow fan favorite Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone. With the show headlining on FOX, the victor would have a strong case for...More..

Pro teams avoiding Trump hotels
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Pro teams avoiding Trump hotels

Most notably, the Trump SoHo hotel, which used to serve as a regular home-away-from-home for National Basketball Association teams staying in NY, has been dropped by at least 11 teams across the National Basket...More..

Aljaz Bedene withdraws with injury against Alexander Zverev after just 12 minutes
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Aljaz Bedene withdraws with injury against Alexander Zverev after just 12 minutes

Sixth-seeded Grigor Dimitrov also advanced, but had to save three match points before beating Ryan Harrison 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (6). Gutsy Del Potro recovered from a set down to win 3-6, 7-6 (7/5), 6-4 against ...More..

Man City ace Aguero break silence over Amsterdam accident
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Man City ace Aguero break silence over Amsterdam accident

The five-time Ballon d'Or victor has just 12 months remaining on his current Barcelona deal, with City considered one of the very few viable options open to the Argentinian should he decide to leave the Cat...More..

Kyrie Irving slams Cleveland in favor of Boston
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Kyrie Irving slams Cleveland in favor of Boston

Irving would go on to talk about the differences in culture and food and people - obvious facts. Before the Celtics took on the Hornets on Wednesday to close out their preseason schedule, Kyrie Irving...More..

Jamie Carragher's Premier League XI from the season so far
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Jamie Carragher's Premier League XI from the season so far

Just seven games into the new Premier League season, it's pretty evident that Arsenal will once again be embroiled in a pretty fierce four-way battle for the final two Champions League qualification spots. ...More..

Bryan Nehman On US Soccer Not Going To The World Cup
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Bryan Nehman On US Soccer Not Going To The World Cup

That result, coupled with wins by Panama and Honduras, eliminated the Americans from contention for a spot in the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation. "As a whole, U.S. Soccer is not prepared", Twellman said ...More..

Arsene Wenger admits Arsenal are considering Mesut Ozil sale in January
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Arsene Wenger admits Arsenal are considering Mesut Ozil sale in January

To make matters worse, Chile didn't qualify partially as a result of a mistake by Sanchez's Arsenal team-mate David Ospina. With Peru's Paolo Guerrero standing over an indirect free kick a little way outs...More..

Arsenal's defensive woes mount with Mustafi out for up to six weeks
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Arsenal's defensive woes mount with Mustafi out for up to six weeks

Mustafi suffered the muscle problem while on worldwide duty with Germany against Azerbaijan as the holders secured their place at the 2018 World Cup on the back of 10 straight qualifying wins in Group C. "We lo...More..

No Colombia pact, insists Peru's Tapia
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

No Colombia pact, insists Peru's Tapia

Falcao , who plays his club football for French Ligue 1 side Monaco, was seen in discussion with Peruvian players with his hand covering his mouth towards the end of the 1-1 draw in Lima. "The match was very ti...More..

Jared Donaldson sets up meeting with Rafael Nadal in Shanghai
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Jared Donaldson sets up meeting with Rafael Nadal in Shanghai

Nadal will be guaranteed to retain the No. 1 ranking through the end of the season if he wins his first career Shanghai title and Federer loses before reaching the semifinals. On a less lighter note, Donaldso...More..

Stunned US face major questions after World Cup debacle
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Stunned US face major questions after World Cup debacle

Reports indicating a $10-20 million negative impact for Fox from the USA team's failure to qualify seem correct and represent a negligible amount for the network, said Brian Wieser, an analyst with equity resea...More..

Jose Mourinho speaks out about Marouane Fellaini's knee ligament injury
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Jose Mourinho speaks out about Marouane Fellaini's knee ligament injury

The former Everton manager told reporters: " Romelu Lukaku is fit". Jose Mourinho will be offered a huge deal with Manchester United . While they have nursed one United star back to fitness, Belgium hav...More..

Carmelo Anthony's Signature Jordan Brand Sneaker Line Reportedly Ending
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Carmelo Anthony's Signature Jordan Brand Sneaker Line Reportedly Ending

Although Carmelo Anthony may no longer have a signature line of sneakers with Jordan Brand, there's no denying he's still one of the biggest names the Jumpman has to offer and will remain a key featured athle...More..

Panama president declares national holiday after historic World Cup qualification
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Panama president declares national holiday after historic World Cup qualification

Tomorrow [Wednesday] is a national holiday. His 88th-minute victor allowed them to perform the most timely leapfrog, jumping from fifth place up to the third and final CONCACAF automatic qualifying spot, behi...More..