• Kent State University football player dies after collapsing at practice
Kent State University football player dies after collapsing at practice

Tyler Heintz , a freshman football player, was taken to the hospital following a conditioning drill at Dix Stadium, the school reports. An autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death, and the process to reach such a determination is expected to take several weeks.

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  • Gap on climate change unveiled at G7 ministerial meeting in Italy
Gap on climate change unveiled at G7 ministerial meeting in Italy

To read this article in one of Houston's most-spoken languages, click on the button below. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt was recalled from Group of Seven climate talks in Italy . "The worldwide community awaits our message". Global emissions stalled in 2016 for the third year in a row, but they didn't do s...

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  • US Attorney General Sessions To Face Questions On Russia, Comey
US Attorney General Sessions To Face Questions On Russia, Comey

The ever-courtly Mr. Sessions ripped Sen. Sessions snapped. "There are none, Senator Wyden". And his testimony came on the heels of fired FBI Director James Comey's turn last week before the same panel - a two hour and 40 minute evisceration of Trump during which Comey called the president a liar and said he was sacked because of "the Russia...

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  • Injury ends Stuart Hogg's Lions tour
Injury ends Stuart Hogg's Lions tour

The Lions , for whom Leicester Tigers prop Dan Cole was a replacement , looked to be in control through second-half tries for captain Sam Warburton and Tommy Seymour, which added to Jonathan Joseph's first-half score. "We scored a couple of tries which was one of the work-ons for us this week", Warburton said. "We picked a bigger squad th...

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  • French Open roundup from day seven
French Open roundup from day seven

June 3 Here is a roundup of day seven at the French Open on Saturday. Murray leads the 29th-seeded Del Potro 6-3 in head-to-head matches, but this is their first meeting in a major since Murray's win at the U.S. The beaten finalist at Roland Garros previous year doubled his lead after needing two opportunities to serve out the second set, befor...

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  • Dennis Rodman in North Korea again for 'basketball diplomacy'
Dennis Rodman in North Korea again for 'basketball diplomacy'

One-by-one, in front of the television cameras, Trump's cabinet secretaries showered him in stilted praise reminiscent of contestants' eleventh-hour flattery when he hosted the Celebrity Apprentice . In November 2014, US spy chief James Clapper went to Pyongyang to bring home Matthew Miller, who had ripped up his visa when entering the country and...

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  • Paris Crowd Pays Tribute To Manchester, London Victims
Paris Crowd Pays Tribute To Manchester, London Victims

Eight people were killed and dozens more injured. The gesture of solidarity from France at the game comes after English football fans sang the French national anthem at Wembley following the 2015 attacks. Deschamps moved to steady the ship as the sting was temporarily taken out of proceedings as England struggled to make their advantage count...

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  • Nadal reclaims French Open throne with brutal defeat of Wawrinka
Nadal reclaims French Open throne with brutal defeat of Wawrinka

It was the only opportunity he presented the Swiss in the 2 hour, 5 minute match. - Nadal claimed his sixth French Open to equal the record of Borg , also taking his Slam total into double figures at 10. And given how easily he won this tournament, it seems conceivable that if he stays relatively healthy he could threaten Federer's record 18...

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  • Lakers hoping to bring Lonzo Ball in for second workout
Lakers hoping to bring Lonzo Ball in for second workout

He has said that he will only workout for the Los Angeles Lakers . "(I think) we've got a plan for the future. Fox also listed Lakers guard D'Angelo Russell as one of those players in case the Lakers pass on Fox. "I don't think you can look past anybody in this draft, point guard or forward". 2017 NBA Draft: Could guard-heavy Lakers pass on ...

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  • Greene picked for arm, McKay for bat near top of MLB draft
Greene picked for arm, McKay for bat near top of MLB draft

Weeks before the draft, a report emerged suggesting the Twins would not take flame-throwing high school pitcher Hunter Greene with the No. 1 overall pick. "That's my favorite tool, I guess you would say, because it's always there and it never leaves you". "I think he profiles in center field". "I'm just going to go out there and compete and ch...

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  • Attorney General Jeff Sessions denies 'false and scurrilous allegations'
Attorney General Jeff Sessions denies 'false and scurrilous allegations'

Late Night's Seth Meyers also joked about Sessions' "scurrilous" comment , saying, "That's right, Sessions is defending his honor from scurrilous innuendo, and there's nothing more Southern than scurrilous innuendo". Following his testimony , CNN reported that Sessions has simply not discussed with the White House whether Trump had m...

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  • Draymond Green: You could tell LeBron James 'was exhausted'
Draymond Green: You could tell LeBron James 'was exhausted'

The crowd at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland shuffled to the exits in disbelief. "I think that I just did a good job of not falling for any of his moves because he's real shifty", Thompson said. No team has ever recovered from the 3-0 deficit facing the Cavaliers this year. "We just wanted to hang around", Durant said. At some point, this ...

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo Taxes: Soccer Star Accused of Fraud in Spain
Cristiano Ronaldo Taxes: Soccer Star Accused of Fraud in Spain

According to Forbes , Ronaldo is the world's highest-paid athlete, with $58 million in salary and $35 million in endorsements in 2017. Prosecutors in Madrid have filed a complaint to a court in Pozuelo de Alarcon in which they accuse the Real Madrid star of a "voluntary" and "conscious" breach of his tax obligations.

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  • USA vs. Mexico 2017
USA vs. Mexico 2017

Absentees missed against the U.S. . "I'm proud of the result". U.S. player Tim Ream and Mexico's player Carlos Salcedo in action at Azteca Stadium in Mexico City , June 11, 2017 . There were no calamitous errors , no egregious refereeing decisions, and no lasting injuries. Still, the USA 11 was solid, if conservative, with a five-man bac...

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  • Down the Front Stretch, Tapwrit Wins 2017 Belmont Stakes
Down the Front Stretch, Tapwrit Wins 2017 Belmont Stakes

Rounding out the top three favorites is Tapwrit , who has 6-to-1 odds. Tapwrit was never worse than fourth as Ortiz kept pacesetting Irish War Cry in his sights. "It's an unbelievable feeling that I can't explain", said Tapwrit jockey Jose Ortiz . "You very seldomly just get to enjoy a win and not have a target right around the corner".

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  • DUP head arrives for talks with UK leader May
DUP head arrives for talks with UK leader May

As Mrs Foster met her MPs in Westminster, she said: "The future's bright", prompting Ian Paisley junior to respond: "The future's orange". No-one is clear what the UK wants any more: the hung parliament election result has left May's plans for a clean break with Europe, under a so-called " hard Brexit ", in tatters as her emboldened rivals in...

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  • Cavaliers Win Game 4 with Three-Point Explosion
Cavaliers Win Game 4 with Three-Point Explosion

Now, a year later, James finds himself staring down the barrel of another Finals loss, with his Cavaliers down 3-1 to a much revamped Warriors. James seemed to orchestrate the best in his teammates on this night. "I think the last two games we have played Cavaliers basketball", he said. In Game 3 we just - down the stretch we couldn't make ...

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  • 3 goals early in 3rd tighten Pens' grasp
3 goals early in 3rd tighten Pens' grasp

No losing streaks: The Predators won Game One in each previous series by one goal. Through two games there is no argument as to which element has dominated. the redirect off our defenseman, there's really no challenge on that".The quirky nature of Game 1 didn't help, either. "I think it serves a objective, I don't know if it tells the whole ...

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  • Watch Lonzo And LaVar Ball's Interview With Jimmy Kimmel
Watch Lonzo And LaVar Ball's Interview With Jimmy Kimmel

With the 2017 NBA Draft a week and a half away, and with individual workouts wrapping up, there have been a few shake ups at the top of many boards. Now it seems - barring some as of yet unforeseen trade , of course - Jackson is bound for either the Lakers at No. 2 or Philadelphia at No. 3. "I feel like that's my type of game".

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  • Jays draft Roger Clemens' son Kacy
Jays draft Roger Clemens' son Kacy

With the 249th pick in the 2017 MLB Draft , the Blue Jays went with a name that should be plenty familiar to Blue Jays fans. A second generation Toronto Blue Jays player could be on his way into the organization, as the team selected Kacy Clemens, son of former Jays' pitcher Rogers Clemens in the eighth round of the MLB Draft on Tuesday .

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  • Stanley Cup Final notebook: Script has flipped for Nashville Predators, Pittsburgh Penguins
Stanley Cup Final notebook: Script has flipped for Nashville Predators, Pittsburgh Penguins

Predators coach Peter Laviolette sensibly stuck with Rinne after the Finn's flawed performances and was rewarded with two exceptional efforts. It is 2-0 Pittsburgh less than seven minutes into Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final against Nashville .

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  • Pittsburgh Penguins win Stanley Cup
Pittsburgh Penguins win Stanley Cup

Lemieux won the second of his two Cups at 26, helping Pittsburgh score repeat wins in 1991 and 1992. (Nuccio DiNuzzo/Chicago Tribune/TNS) Chicago Blackhawks center Tanner Kero (67), and Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Chad Ruhwedel (2), during the first period of their game at the United Center on March 1, 2017 in Chicago.

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  • Sri Lanka dismissed for 236 by Pakistan in Champions Trophy
Sri Lanka dismissed for 236 by Pakistan in Champions Trophy

India will face Bangladesh on Thursday in the other semifinal at Edgbaston. Both Pakistan and Sri Lanka had to win on Monday to join already qualified title-holders India from Group B in the knockout stages of a tournament featuring the world's top eight one-day global sides.

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  • LeBron James picks his dream teammates for 3-on-3 basketball
LeBron James picks his dream teammates for 3-on-3 basketball

Though happy with the move, it does not mean the Cleveland Cavaliers star will represent Team USA in Tokyo. Right now, it's anyone's guess. A combination of payouts from current top-earning National Basketball Association players - Kevin Durant's $25 million from Nike, James Harden's $14 million with Adidas, Stephen Curry's $12 million with...

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  • Warriors' Game 5 win wraps up highly-watched NBA Finals
Warriors' Game 5 win wraps up highly-watched NBA Finals

Durant's incredible efforts in topping 30 points in every game of the Finals enabled the Warriors to avenge a heart-breaking game seven loss to the Cavs at the same stage a year ago but, when the rest of the league looks at Golden State with envy, they should not study their star free-agent acquisition, but the way in which they have drafted and fo...

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  • Warriors put away Cavs, claim second title in three years
Warriors put away Cavs, claim second title in three years

The 28-year-old was bought from the Oklahoma City Thunder to boost Warriors' already strong offense. "I left everything on the floor every game", James said after becoming the first player to average a triple-double in the Finals.

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  • Warriors beat Cavs 129-120 to win National Basketball Association title
Warriors beat Cavs 129-120 to win National Basketball Association title

It was riveting to watch, as compelling as a five-game series could be thanks to the skill and will of LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers , who'll go down as one of the best teams not to win a title. Their approach was methodical as they outscored Cleveland 38-23 in the second quarter with Durant and Curry doing their best MJ and Pippen ...

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  • GSW win 2nd title in three seasons after victory over LeBron's Cavs
GSW win 2nd title in three seasons after victory over LeBron's Cavs

For Durant , the win validates his move to the Warriors at the start of the season, from Oklahoma City Thunder . The Golden State Warriors are National Basketball Association champions once again after brushing aside the Cleveland Cavaliers 129-120 Monday night.

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  • 6 questions for Attorney General Jeff Sessions
6 questions for Attorney General Jeff Sessions

Republican Senator James Lankford, a member of the intelligence panel, said on CBS' "Face the Nation" that decision had not been finalized, but, "I assume that this will be public". After Trump had cleared the room, Comey said Chief of Staff "Reince Priebus leaned in through the door by the grandfather clock and I could see a group of people wait...

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  • Durant shines as Warriors win title
Durant shines as Warriors win title

Durant walked away with the NBA Finals MVP award by averaging 35.2 points, 8.4 boards and 5.4 assists per game. When it came time to reflect on the series, Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue pointed to the final 2:13 of Game 3 as the difference.

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  • Mets, Zack Wheeler trounced by Cubs
Mets, Zack Wheeler trounced by Cubs

On Tuesday night, it appears that Joe Maddon found a spark. Batting lead-off was always an intriguing thought for Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo so when he got his chance on Tuesday against the New York Mets he took advantage of it.

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  • Warriors down Cavs to clinch NBA title
Warriors down Cavs to clinch NBA title

Green had sat out Game 5 a year ago, suspended because of flagrant foul point accumulation after he swiped at James' groin in Game 4. Kevin Durant heard the critics all season for leaving Oklahoma City for Golden State, but on Monday night he finally had his moment and won a title.

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  • Dufner locked in, sets 36-hole Memorial mark
Dufner locked in, sets 36-hole Memorial mark

Jason Dufner built a five-shot lead through 36 holes and lost it five holes into his third round. He was at 14-under 130, one shot better than the record previously held by Rickie Fowler (2010) and Scott Hoch (1987). Dufner lost a five-shot lead Saturday. It wasn't something that I planned or that I thought about, it's just that's what I fel...

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  • NBA Draft: Top 5 Prospects
NBA Draft: Top 5 Prospects

Many draft observers expect Fox to be selected within the first five picks and some have him in contention for the No. 2 spot held by the Los Angeles Lakers . It does raise some questions though: why would Jackson not want to prove himself, potentially be the #1 pick, and join a team that was in the Eastern Conference Finals? With Ball being r...

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  • Wales draw as Spain, Italy stay neck and neck
Wales draw as Spain, Italy stay neck and neck

This has become the pivotal game in our group, as if we get the win, Georgia then play Austria and Wales in their next two games where a draw would be enough to officially kill either side's chances. And he continued it in Belgrade, providing Wales with that extra yard of pace needed on a hard evening without star man Gareth Bale . We know it'...

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