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May 9, 2018 1:56 AM Yankees, Red Sox to Play in London in 2019

Major League Baseball will make its first foray into Europe by showcasing the sport’s heavyweights Major League Baseball will make its first foray into Europe next season with the biggest possible splash: by showcasing the sport’s heavyweights. The New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox will play a pair of games on June 29-30, 2019, at London Stadium, the site of the 2012 Olympics 43

May 7, 2018 4:33 PM Shaun White Hits the Beach with Hot Rocker GF Sarah Barthel

Olympic snowboarding legend Shaun White got all romantic with his girlfriend, Sarah Barthel, over the weekend ... taking a stroll on a beach in Los Angeles. White and Barthel have been together for about 5 years after meeting behind the scenes of "Saturday Night Live." 35-year-old Barthel is a rocker -- she's one half of the band Phantogram, which is about 876

May 6, 2018 12:18 AM Emmanuel Rodriguez wins bantamweight world title with impressive victory on the road

LONDON -- Emmanuel Rodriguez enjoyed a comfortable and untroubled points win over Paul Butler to win the vacant IBF world bantamweight title on the undercard of the Tony Bellew vs. David Haye heavyweight rematch on Saturday. Puerto Rico's Rodriguez (18-0, 12 KOs) came close to forcing a first-round stoppage and then dominated for verdicts of 118-108, 120-106 and 120-106 in front 63

April 25, 2018 12:52 AM Adam Rippon's Deeply Emotional Reaction to Cher's Praise Is a Thing of Beauty

Ever since stealing hearts and nabbing medals at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics, figure skater Adam Rippon has turned his sharp edges to showing off his wit and humor. His appearance at the TIME 100 Gala in New York on Tuesday night was no exception, as the medal-winning athlete — who is on the 2018 TIME 100 list as one of the world’s most influential 80

April 24, 2018 12:50 PM German FA officially submits candidacy to host Euro 2024 to UEFA

The German Football Association (DFB) has handed its bid book for the 2024 European Championship to UEFA, with Turkey expected to follow suit before Friday's deadline. A DFB delegation, including former Bayern Munich and Germany captain Philipp Lahm, gave the dossier to UEFA general secretary president Theodore Theodoridis at the European governing body's 608

April 23, 2018 9:27 PM Oscars returning to February, announce key dates of season

Oscars returning to February, announce key dates of season Next year's Oscars season has been set, with several events leading up to the broadcast of the 91st Academy Awards on Feb. 24, 2019. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced key dates during the season on Monday, including the handing out of its honorary Oscars, the Governors 57

April 19, 2018 8:27 PM Olympic great Walsh Jennings announces beach volleyball tour

Olympic great Walsh Jennings announces beach volleyball tour Five-time Olympian Kerri Walsh Jennings has announced plans for her new beach volleyball circuit that will bring a sports and music festival to eight cities. The p1440 series will open in September in San Jose, California, and then over the next four months visit Las Vegas, San Diego and Huntington 100

April 16, 2018 2:25 PM Figure skating: Canadian former world champion Chan announces retirement

(Reuters) - Canada’s Patrick Chan, a Winter Olympic gold medalist and three-time world champion, announced his retirement from competitive figure skating on Monday. Chan, Canada’s most decorated male figure skater, capped off his career taking gold in the team event at the Pyeongchang Games to go along with silvers won in the individual and team events 76

April 10, 2018 4:07 AM Games: Bronze-winning Bond marks successful transition from boat to bike

GOLD COAST, Australia (Reuters) - Double Olympic rowing champion Hamish Bond has reinforced his successful transition to cycling by claiming a bronze medal in the individual time trial at the Commonwealth Games on Tuesday. Bond, who started roughly midway through the field of racers leaving at one-minute intervals, clocked an impressive 48 minutes, 45.45 seconds 88

April 6, 2018 10:10 PM Basketball: James, Curry headline U.S. national team pool

(Reuters) - NBA stars LeBron James and Stephen Curry headline a pool of 35 players selected for the 2018-20 U.S. national team, USA Basketball announced on Friday. The U.S. 2019 World Cup and 2020 Tokyo Olympics teams are expected to be chosen from the group with a national team mini camp scheduled for July 25-27 in Las Vegas. The Cleveland Cavaliers 93