Ex-Mississippi State receiver De’Runnya Wilson found dead in apparent homicide

A former standout wide receiver at Mississippi State University was found dead in an Alabama home, police said. De’Runnya Wilson, 25, was found lifeless Tuesday afternoon by a relative at a residen…

Jos Buttler backed to re-find his form as England go for series win

The wicketkeeper-batsman is averaging just 17.40 after five innings with a top score of 29

What vote results told us about this year’s Hall of Fame ballot

Curt Schilling’s time in the penalty box looks like it’s running out. Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens do not appear as lucky. Andy Pettitte, meanwhile, at least lives to fight another year. Beyond th…

NFL notebook: WR Brown reportedly may face battery charge

Free agent wide receiver Antonio Brown, who played in just one game and was cut by two teams last season, was the subject of an active police investigation on Tuesday for possible battery outside his ...

Lejeune’s injury-time double sees Newcastle peg back Everton

Everton 2-2 Newcastle: There were just 102 seconds between the centre-back’s goals

Zion Williamson return to Pelicans is coming at the perfect time

Zion is coming, and the Pelicans are peaking just in time. Ahead of Zion Williamson’s anticipated NBA debut Wednesday, the Pelicans began buzzing early by draining a franchise-record 21 3-poi…

Sharapova can't say what's next after Australian Open loss

Her Grand Slam losing streak up to four matches, Maria Sharapova surely was aware questions about her future would be coming.

Gaby Lopez wins LPGA tournament in Florida in 7-hole playoff

Having already battled for five extra holes into darkness without producing a champion a day earlier, Gaby Lopez and Nasa Hataoka showed up to work at 8 a.m., just like regular folks.

Mikel Arteta ramps up Arsenal interest in John Fleck transfer as Sheffield United set fee

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta has stepped up his transfer interest in signing Sheffield United star John Fleck, but the Gunners will have to pay at least £20million for the former Rangers midfielder.

French star Tsonga pulls out of Australian Open

Former finalist Jo-Wilfried Tsonga pulled out of his first round match at the Australian Open on Tuesday with a back injury. The Frenchman, seeded 28th, had just lost the third set against the 96th r…

North Carolina father arrested after allegedly tackling son’s HS wrestling opponent: report

A father in North Carolina was arrested Saturday after police say he tackled a high school wrestler who has just slammed his son to the ground during a tournament.

Konta points to positives despite first round exit in Melbourne

It was just the British No 1’s second match since last year’s U.S. Open due to a knee injury