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  1. Jets center Nick Mangold helps police arrest five car burglars
    Kristian Dyer

    Jets center Nick Mangold helps police arrest five car burglars

  2. Tennis legend Jimmy Connors has a whole lot to say to Genie Bouchard
    Stephanie Myles

    Tennis legend Jimmy Connors has a whole lot to say to Genie Bouchard

  3. Sources: John Daly taken to hospital for evaluation
    Pat Forde

    Sources: John Daly taken to hospital for evaluation

  4. NFL Preseason Blitz: Tim Tebow tries his new role for red-hot Eagles
    Frank Schwab

    NFL Preseason Blitz: Tim Tebow tries his new role for red-hot Eagles

  5. Expert Fantasy Football advice from National Draft Day 2015
    Yahoo Sports Staff

    Expert Fantasy Football advice from National Draft Day 2015

  6. Superb second half leads to Stampeders' 36-8 stomping of Bombers
    Andrew Bucholtz

    Superb second half leads to Stampeders' 36-8 stomping of Bombers

  7. EJ Manuel, Tyrod Taylor shred Steelers, adding intrigue to Bills QB battle
    Eric Edholm

    EJ Manuel, Tyrod Taylor shred Steelers, adding intrigue to Bills QB battle

  8. The fight that boxing is supposed to be about
    Kevin Iole

    The fight that boxing is supposed to be about

  9. Falcons, Julio Jones reportedly agree to massive five-year extension
    Eric Edholm

    Falcons, Julio Jones reportedly agree to massive five-year extension

  10. Daily Dime: Recommendations for Sunday's slate
    Yahoo Sports Staff

    Daily Dime: Recommendations for Sunday's slate

  11. Steve Smith ejected for fighting, then watches rest of game with oldest son
    Eric Edholm

    Steve Smith ejected for fighting, then watches rest of game with oldest son

  12. More preseason injuries: Three Packers injured, including Randall Cobb
    Eric Edholm

    More preseason injuries: Three Packers injured, including Randall Cobb

  • Fly Africa to open new routes in East and West Africa

    Fly Africa to open new routes in East and West Africa

    Southern Africa-focused low-cost airline Fly Africa will expand to fly new routes to destinations in East and West Africa, Gabon's president said on Saturday. "One of the biggest contributions that we as Africans can make to Africa's development is … More »

    Reuters - 6 minutes ago
  • The Latest: Absel Kiprop wins again at Bird's Nest in 1,500

    The Latest: Absel Kiprop wins again at Bird's Nest in 1,500

    Asbel Kiprop won his third world title in the 1,500 meters and collected another gold medal at the Bird's Nest, where he won at the 2008 Olympics. Almaz Ayana won the 5,000-meter final on Sunday in a world championship record 14 minutes, 26.83 … More »

    AP - Sports - 11 minutes ago
  • Ayana denies Dibaba with stunning 5,000m gold

    Ayana denies Dibaba with stunning 5,000m gold

    Ethiopia's Almaz Ayana put on a brilliant display of front-running to win the women's 5,000 meters at the world championships on Sunday and deprive compatriot Genzebe Dibaba of an unprecedented double gold. Dibaba, who was hoping to become the … More »

    Reuters - 13 minutes ago
  • Lanka fight back after Ishant fires India

    Lanka fight back after Ishant fires India

    Fast bowler Ishant Sharma's seventh five-wicket haul helped India bundle out Sri Lanka for 201 but the hosts fought back to take three quick wickets and leave the third and final test evenly poised on Sunday. India were at 21 for three in their … More »

    Reuters - 17 minutes ago
  • Athletics-Ayana denies Dibaba with stunning 5,000m gold

    Ethiopia's Almaz Ayana put on a brilliant display of front-running to win the women's 5,000 metres at the world championships on Sunday and deprive compatriot Genzebe Dibaba of an unprecedented double gold. Dibaba, who was hoping to become the … More »

    Reuters - 21 minutes ago
  • Redding joins Pramac Ducati MotoGP team for 2016

    British rider Scott Redding will race for the Pramac Ducati MotoGP team next season, they announced at the British Grand Prix on Sunday. Redding, the youngest rider to win a grand prix when he took a home 125cc victory in 2008 at the age of 15, … More »

    Reuters - 28 minutes ago
  • Our sport is more than 'test tubes, blood and urine' - Coe

    Our sport is more than 'test tubes, blood and urine' - Coe

    By Nick Mulvenney BEIJING (Reuters) - Part of Sebastian Coe's new job as head of world athletics will be to shift the conversation about his "ostensibly clean" sport from doping to spectacular performances, he said on Sunday. The Briton will … More »

    Reuters - 36 minutes ago
  • Big motorbikes rev up again under Iranian reforms

    Big motorbikes rev up again under Iranian reforms

    By Nadia Saleem and Bozorgmehr Sharafedin DUBAI (Reuters) - The joy of riding big Japanese and American motorbikes was just one of the pleasures taken away from Iranians after the country's Islamic revolution. This month a dozen bikers on … More »

    Reuters - 38 minutes ago
  • Motorcycling-Redding joins Pramac Ducati MotoGP team for 2016

    British rider Scott Redding will race for the Pramac Ducati MotoGP team next season, they announced at the British Grand Prix on Sunday. Redding, the youngest rider to win a grand prix when he took a home 125cc victory in 2008 at the age of 15, … More »

    Reuters - 38 minutes ago
  • Coe: Worlds should be more than a discussion on doping

    Coe: Worlds should be more than a discussion on doping

    Sebastian Coe cut into one last, rambling oration from retiring IAAF president Lamine Diack in a bid to characterize the attitude of the new regime running the sport. ''We're more than a discussion about test tubes, blood and urine,'' Coe, who will … More »

    AP - Sports - 46 minutes ago
  • Angry Sherwood kicks bottle and snaps hamstring

    Angry Sherwood kicks bottle and snaps hamstring

    LONDON (Reuters) - Aston Villa manager Tim Sherwood snapped his hamstring during his side's 2-2 draw with Sunderland after kicking out at a water bottle in disgust at the referee denying a penalty. "I've done my hamstring. I never did it as a … More »

    Reuters - 49 minutes ago
  • Athletics-Our sport is more than 'test tubes, blood and urine' - Coe

    By Nick Mulvenney BEIJING, Aug 30 (Reuters) - Part of Sebastian Coe's new job as head of world athletics will be to shift the conversation about his "ostensibly clean" sport from doping to spectacular performances, he said on Sunday. The Briton … More »

    Reuters - 56 minutes ago
  • Cruz Azul woes worsen with Crosas knee injury

    A knee ligament injury to Spanish midfielder Marc Crosas was the worst setback of a dismal Mexican Apertura championship for Cruz Azul whose home loss to America was their fourth in a row. Crosas, who is in his fourth year in Mexico, was hurt near … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 3 minutes ago
  • Vermaelen takes plaudits after debut Barca goal

    Barcelona coach Luis Enrique was clearly delighted with Thomas Vermaelen's debut goal for the club on Saturday and said he was not surprised the Belgium defender was finally coming good after a long struggle with injury. Vermaelen struck the winner … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 53 minutes ago
  • Namibia relish All Black challenge, coach says

    By Mark Gleeson CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Namibia do not expect to beat favourites New Zealand in their opening match at the Rugby World Cup next month but coach Phil Davies says his part-time players are eagerly anticipating their moment in the … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 45 minutes ago
  • High risk, high reward sees Naholo in All Blacks squad

    High risk, high reward sees Naholo in All Blacks squad

    By Greg Stutchbury WELLINGTON (Reuters) - The inclusion of injured winger Waisake Naholo in the All Blacks World Cup squad was a case of high risk, high reward, coach Steve Hansen said after the announcement at New Zealand's Parliament buildings on … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 48 minutes ago
  • Daly hospitalised after on-course collapse - reports

    Two-time major winner John Daly was hospitalised on Saturday after the 49-year-old American collapsed on the course while playing in a minor tournament in Mississippi, according to local media reports. Daly underwent tests at the hospital in … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 55 minutes ago
  • Naked, painted bikers ride through Philadelphia touting body freedom, fuel conservation

    Naked, painted bikers ride through Philadelphia touting body freedom, fuel conservation

    Thousands of bicyclists in various stages of undress have pedaled their way around Philadelphia to promote fuel conservation and positive body image. The Philly Naked Bike Ride on Saturday featured people sporting masks, underwear, body paint, … More »

    The Canadian Press - 3 hours ago
  • Naholo makes surprise recovery to make World Cup squad

    Naholo makes surprise recovery to make World Cup squad

    By Greg Stutchbury WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Winger Waisake Naholo was unexpectedly named in the All Blacks World Cup squad on Sunday after having been initially ruled out of contention when he suffered a broken leg on his test debut against Argentina … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Day, Bae share Barclays lead after three rounds

    Day, Bae share Barclays lead after three rounds

    By Larry Fine EDISON, New Jersey (Reuters) - PGA Championship winner Jason Day and Bae Sang-moon of South Korea fired matching scores of seven-under 63 in a Saturday shootout to share the third-round lead at The Barclays. Day and Bae stood on … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Two-goal Mueller marks Bayern milestone in style

    Two-goal Mueller marks Bayern milestone in style

    By Karolos Grohmann BERLIN (Reuters) - Thomas Mueller celebrated his 200th Bundesliga match by netting twice as Bayern Munich eased past Bayer Leverkusen 3-0 to go top of the Bundesliga on Saturday, their third win in three matches this season. A … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • City keep up perfect start, Chelsea slump at home

    City keep up perfect start, Chelsea slump at home

    By Tom Hayward LONDON (Reuters) - Manchester City maintained their perfect start to the season with a 2-0 victory over promoted Watford as champions Chelsea suffered a shock 2-1 home defeat by Crystal Palace on Saturday. Raheem Sterling scored his … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • James, Bale lift Real as Vermaelen rescues Barca

    James, Bale lift Real as Vermaelen rescues Barca

    Real Madrid got their season up and running when Gareth Bale and James Rodriguez struck twice in a 5-0 drubbing of Real Betis on Saturday while La Liga champions Barcelona edged Malaga 1-0 to maintain their perfect start. New coach Rafa Benitez … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Belgian Boeckmans in coma after Vuelta crash

    Belgian Boeckmans in coma after Vuelta crash

    MADRID (Reuters) - Belgian Kris Boeckmans is in an induced coma after crashing on the eighth stage of the Tour of Spain on Saturday, a 182.5-km ride from Puebla de Don Fadrique to Murcia. "Kris Boeckmans has a severe facial trauma with several … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Kvitova overcomes Safarova for New Haven triumph

    Kvitova overcomes Safarova for New Haven triumph

    Defending champion Petra Kvitova used a dominant serve to beat Lucie Safarova 6-7(6) 6-2 6-2 in their all-Czech final at the Connecticut Open on Saturday. Kvitova faced only one break point and was never broken as she remained unbeaten in seven … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Serena, Djokovic in first-day action at U.S. Open

    Serena, Djokovic in first-day action at U.S. Open

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Top-seeded world number ones Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic help launch the U.S. Open tennis championships on Monday's opening day of the year's final grand slam. Australian Open and Wimbledon champion Djokovic closes the … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Bolt lands sprint sweep, Farah the treble double

    Bolt lands sprint sweep, Farah the treble double

    By Nick Mulvenney BEIJING (Reuters) - Usain Bolt needed a bit of help from his American rivals to win a third gold medal but Mo Farah secured a unique "treble double" all on his own on a dramatic penultimate night of the world athletics … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Dibaba sprints to thrilling marathon win in Beijing

    Dibaba sprints to thrilling marathon win in Beijing

    Ethiopia's Mare Dibaba won the women's marathon at the world athletics championships after a thrilling sprint finish along the home straight of the Beijing National Stadium on Sunday. The 25-year-old Dibaba out-kicked Kenya's Helah Kiprop to win … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • LEADING OFF: Encarnacion's encore, Eovaldi brings heat

    LEADING OFF: Encarnacion's encore, Eovaldi brings heat

    A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today: … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago
  • 'Falcon' Navas raises question over Real need for De Gea

    'Falcon' Navas raises question over Real need for De Gea

    Costa Rica goalkeeper Keylor Navas produced another excellent performance for Real Madrid in Saturday's 5-0 La Liga win at home to Real Betis that may have left many fans of the world's richest club wondering why they need David De Gea. According … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Fan dies after falling from upper deck during Atlanta Braves game at Turner Field

    Fan dies after falling from upper deck during Atlanta Braves game at Turner Field

    A fan died after falling from the upper deck into the lower-level stands at Turner Field on Saturday night during a game between the Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees. Lt. Charles Hampton of the Atlanta Police Department homicide unit confirmed … More »

    The Canadian Press - 5 hours ago
  • Legendary trainer Cummings dies aged 87

    Legendary trainer Cummings dies aged 87

    Bart Cummings, one of Australia's most successful and celebrated horse racing trainers, died on Sunday, aged 87. "His final moments were spent with his family and wife of 61 years, Valmae, with whom he celebrated their anniversary on Friday," … More »

    Reuters - 5 hours ago
  • Braves fan dies in fall from upper deck

    Braves fan dies in fall from upper deck

    A fan died after falling from the upper deck into the lower-level stands at Turner Field on Saturday night during a game between the Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees. Lt. Charles Hampton of the Atlanta Police Department homicide unit confirmed … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 hours ago
  • Pair of red cards cost short-handed Whitecaps in 2-0 loss to Dynamo

    A pair of red cards cost the Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday night. Kendall Watson and Matias Laba were shown red cards, leaving Vancouver down two men for nearly 30 minutes of action, in a 2-0 loss against the Houston Dynamo. "They were working … More »

    The Canadian Press - 6 hours ago
  • Baseball-Highlights of Saturday's MLB games

    Aug 30 (The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Saturday's Major League Baseball games: - - - Blue Jays 15, Tigers 1 Edwin Encarnacion hit three home runs, had nine RBIs and extended his hitting streak to a major-league-best 24 games as the Toronto Blue … More »

    Reuters - 6 hours ago
  • Ethier rallies streaking Dodgers by Cubs

    Ethier rallies streaking Dodgers by Cubs

    Andre Ethier singled in a pair of go-ahead runs in the seventh inning, helping the Dodgers rally past the Chicago Cubs 5-2 Saturday night for their fifth consecutive victory. The Dodgers have their third winning streak of five or more games for the … More »

    AP - Sports - 6 hours ago
  • Horse racing-Legendary trainer Cummings dies aged 87

    * Cummings dies in his sleep aged 87 * Cummings trained record 12 Melbourne Cup winners * Tributes flow in from the racing world (Adds tribute from Australian Prime Minister) SYDNEY, Aug 30 (Reuters) - Bart Cummings, one of Australia's most … More »

    Reuters - 6 hours ago
  • Peyton fails to direct TD drive again

    Peyton fails to direct TD drive again

    Sure, Peyton Manning said, he'd like to have played more this summer - and better. ''I think we can still win games as we're developing the identity,'' Manning said Saturday night when Denver rode its stifling defense and good ground game to a … More »

    AP - Sports - 6 hours ago
  • Dynamo stun nine-man Whitecaps 2-0

    Dynamo stun nine-man Whitecaps 2-0

    (Reuters) - Ricardo Clark and Raul Rodriguez scored for Houston Dynamo to lead them to a 2-0 victory over the Vancouver Whitecaps in the Major League Soccer on Saturday. The Whitecaps played with just nine men for about 30 minutes as Kendall Watson … More »

    Reuters - 6 hours ago
  • Bradley, Altidore lead Toronto by Impact

    Bradley, Altidore lead Toronto by Impact

    Michael Bradley and Jozy Altidore scored and Toronto FC beat the Montreal Impact 2-1 on Saturday to match their franchise season record with 11 victories. Toronto (11-10-4) also won 11 games last year when it went 11-15-8. Montreal fired coach … More »

    AP - Sports - 6 hours ago