Astros turn to Justin Verlander to close out Yankees

Justin Verlander has been put in just about every situation on the mound and come out of them all as one of the game’s best pitchers. Even so, his accomplishments do not protect him from the nerves…

Court to hear Russian's claim that Apple 'turned him gay'

A Moscow court on Thursday holds a preliminary hearing in the case of a Russian man who is suing US tech giant Apple for allegedly turning him gay. He is seeking 1 million rubles (S$21,295) in damages from Apple for sending him a cryptocurrency known as GayCoin instead of the Bitcoin he had ordered. The bizarre civil suit has been filed in a coun

NFL MVP Mahomes suffers knee injury, leaving future murky

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes, the NFL's reigning MVP, suffered a right knee injury on Thursday that leaves the immediate future in question for him and one of the league's ...

Mattis jokes ‘I’m the Meryl Streep of generals’ at Al Smith dinner

Former Defense Secretary James “Mad Dog” Mattis joked Thursday that he’s the “Meryl Streep of generals” while making light of criticism reportedly lobbed at him by Pre…

NFL MVP Mahomes ruled out of game for Chiefs with knee injury

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes, the NFL's reigning MVP, suffered a right knee injury that forced him from the game against the Denver Broncos on Thursday. Mahomes was injured duri...

Ivanka Trump outrage: First Daughter causes fury after posting controversial tweet

IVANKA TRUMP was roundly mocked on Twitter after posting a controversial tweet about the “Texas Success Story”.

Demaryius Thomas insulted by Patriots' 'waste of time' with him before trade

Demaryius Thomas wasn't happy with how the Patriots treated him.

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver says China asked him to fire Daryl Morey over pro-Hong Kong tweet

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver has revealed that Chinese officials asked him to fire Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey over his pro-Hong Kong tweet, which caused an international controversy.

Anthony Davis is loving life with LeBron James

Anthony Davis put the Pelicans on his back since the day they drafted him No. 1 overall in the 2012 NBA Draft. He’s already feeling the difference with the Lakers. At halftime of Los Angeles’…

South Korean soldier who lost legs to DMZ landmine aims for Paralympic gold

SEOUL — Pulling with smooth, steady strokes along a rowing course on an artificial lake, South Korean Paralympic hopeful Ha Jae-hun is the picture of calm determination, but it has taken him four y…

Canadian outlets slammed for story on former NHL enforcer now working at Tim Hortons

Former NHL enforcer Donald Brashear saw an outpouring of support from fans on social media this week after several Canadian news outlets seemingly shamed him following a story that the hockey pro had taken up employment at a local Tim Hortons. 

LaGuardia passenger busted for packing ‘razor sharp’ throwing star

Jet-setting samurais beware: You can’t take that ninja star on the plane. Port Authority police arrested a Florida-bound man on Tuesday after LaGuardia Airport security caught him with a R…