Tue, 21 Sep 2021

Trial begins for parents in college admissions bribery scandal

BOSTON, Massachusetts: The first trial in a wide ranging college admissions corruption case is underway in Boston's federal court, more ...

U.S. study finds Covid vaccine prevents hospitalizations, deaths

WASHINGTON D.C.: COVID-19 vaccines are highly effective in preventing hospitalizations and deaths, even against the highly contagious Delta variant, according ...

Braves open 4-game set on road against scuffling Diamondbacks

Eddie Rosario is fresh off a milestone that he hopes will propel the Atlanta Braves into a sustained winning streak. ...

Bryce Harper in MVP conversation as Phillies host Orioles

With just 13 games left, the Philadelphia Phillies remain two games behind the Atlanta Braves for first place in the ...

Mets end five-game skid with win over Phillies

Jeff McNeil hit a tie-breaking homer to open the seventh inning, and Edwin Diaz retired Bryce Harper with a runner ...

MLB roundup: Cardinals edge Padres for 8th straight win

Edmundo Sosa, Harrison Bader and Dylan Carlson each drove in two runs, and the St. Louis Cardinals edged the visiting ...

Braves shut out Giants, salvage series finale

Max Fried pitched seven shutout innings, Eddie Rosario hit for the cycle and Adam Duvall ended a scoreless tie with ...

Kacper Przybylko nets pair to lift Union past Orlando City

Kacper Przybylko scored twice to break a seven-match MLS scoring drought and lift the Philadelphia Union to a 3-1 victory ...

Week 2 injuries: Colts QB Carson Wentz rolled ankle 'pretty bad'

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Carson Wentz was unable to finish Sunday's game with a sprained right ankle and will require further ...

Jimmy Garoppolo, 49ers top Eagles to complete 2-0 Eastern trip

Jimmy Garoppolo scored his first rushing touchdown since 2019 and threw for another score Sunday afternoon as the San Francisco ...

Report: CB Josh Norman expected to start for 49ers

The San Francisco 49ers are expected to move recently signed former All-Pro cornerback Josh Norman to the starting lineup for ...

Phillies, inching closer to NL East lead, visit fading Mets

The Philadelphia Phillies might be playing their way right out of scoreboard watching. The New York Mets, too, albeit for ...

Red-hot Cardinals vie for sweep of fading Padres

The streaking St. Louis Cardinals will look to improve their playoff hopes on Sunday when they bid for a sweep ...

After four straight losses, Braves face Giants in crucial game

Sole possession of first place in the National League East will be at stake Sunday afternoon when the Atlanta Braves ...

Jon Gray, Rockies attempt to complete sweep of Nationals

The visiting Colorado Rockies will go for their sixth straight win when they finish a three-game series at the Washington ...

MLB roundup: Cardinals rally past Padres, widen wild-card lead

Tyler O'Neill hit a two-run homer to rally the St. Louis Cardinals past the visiting San Diego Padres 3-2 Saturday ...

Seven Giants pitchers throw tag-team shutout of Braves

Left-hander Alex Wood returned from a COVID-19 absence to start a seven-man shutout effort Saturday night as the San Francisco ...

Jean Segura swats two HRs, powers Phillies past Mets

Jean Segura belted two home runs, Bryce Harper hit a two-run double in the seventh inning and the visiting Philadelphia ...

Short-handed Orlando City SC to face scuffling Union

Orlando City SC will be without their best player and captain as they try to earn a much-needed result in ...

Eagles sign DE Josh Sweat to three-year extension

Philadelphia signed defensive end Josh Sweat to a three-year extension Saturday, keeping him with the Eagles through the 2024 season. ...

Braves bid to stop skid vs. Giants

The Atlanta Braves and host San Francisco Giants are looking for the comfort of a merry-go-round when they continue their ...

Phillies look to continue surge toward playoffs vs. Mets

Thanks to a well-timed winning streak and the tepid state of the races for the National League's East title and ...

Cardinals look to extend wild-card lead over fading Padres

The St. Louis Cardinals will try to extend their six-game winning streak and boost their playoff hopes when they host ...

Brewers' Corbin Burnes aims to stay hot vs. Cubs

Corbin Burnes will attempt to follow up a sensational outing when the Milwaukee Brewers host the Chicago Cubs on Saturday ...

With eye on AL Central title, White Sox face Rangers again

The Chicago White Sox will try to make it back-to-back wins over the Texas Rangers on Saturday evening in Arlington, ...

Nats' Patrick Corbin faces Rockies, looks to continue turnaround

Washington left-hander Patrick Corbin will try to continue his late-season turnaround when the Nationals host the Colorado Rockies on Saturday. ...

MLB roundup: Giants earn wild 11-inning win over Braves

Kevin Gausman, pinch-hitting because San Francisco had run out of position players on the bench, lifted a walk-off sacrifice fly ...

Pitcher-turned-pinch hitter lifts Giants over Braves in 11th

Kevin Gausman, pinch-hitting because San Francisco had run out of position players on the bench, lifted a walk-off sacrifice fly ...

Pitcher-turned-pinch hitter lifts Giants over Braves

Kevin Gausman, pinch-hitting because San Francisco had run out of position players on the bench, lifted a walk-off sacrifice fly ...

Phillies hold on to nip Mets in key series opener

Zack Wheeler had his shortest outing in more than two months but continued building a National League Cy Young Award ...

Reds activate Jesse Winker, place Tyler Naquin on IL

The Cincinnati Reds activated Jesse Winker from the injured list Friday and placed fellow outfielder Tyler Naquin on the 10-day ...

Phillies SS Didi Gregorius blames vaccine on extended slump

Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Didi Gregorius said the COVID-19 vaccine is to blame for his career worst 2021 season. In an ...

Cubs aim to slow Brewers' march toward division title

The Milwaukee Brewers look to move closer to the National League Central crown when they host the Chicago Cubs on ...

Division-leaders Giants, Braves open weekend series

National League division leaders, one with more at stake than the other, go head-to-head Friday night when the Atlanta Braves ...

Phils visit Mets in matchup of teams with fading playoff hopes

Winning ugly sure beats the alternative. Just ask the Philadelphia Phillies and New York Mets. The Phillies will hope to ...

Newly signed Vince Velasquez starting for Padres against Cardinals

The injury-depleted San Diego Padres will call on newly signed starting pitcher Vince Velasquez when they visit the St. Louis ...

Monterrey crush Cruz Azul to reach CONCACAF Champions League final

Rogelio Funes Mori scored twice as CF Monterrey downed Cruz Azul 4-1 on Thursday in Mexico City to win their ...

49ers Escape Philly 2-0 in a Defensive Slugfest vs. Eagles

Keiana Martin It wasn't pretty in the least bit, but the San Francisco 49ers pulled off the win over the ...

Stats & Facts: 49ers Lead Two 90-Plus Yard TD Drives vs. Eagles

The San Francisco 49ers return to Santa Clara 2-0 following the team's 17-11 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles. It was ...

What the 49ers and Eagles Had to Say Following Week 2

49ers Head Coach Kyle Shanahan on Starting the Season 2-0I'm so proud of the guys on that win. That was ...

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Notre Dame on track for 2024 reopening, says Paris officials

PARIS, France: Work to shore up Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris has been finished, allowing the long-awaited restoration to begin, ...

Poland's Deputy PM Kaczynski says EU law cannot be supreme

WARSAW, Poland: Poland's deputy prime minister and ruling party leader, Jaroslaw Kaczynski, has said that the primacy of EU law ...

No injuries as earthquake jolts southern California

LOS ANGELES, California: A magnitude-4.3 earthquake struck near Carson, California on Friday night and was felt in cities throughout Southern ...

World leaders will be shut out of UN if not vaccinated against Covid

NEW YORK CITY, New York: UN General Assembly President Abdulla Shahid and New York City officials have jointly announced that ...

China enacts emergency procedures after earthquake hits Sichuan

BEIJING, China: China is carrying out emergency procedures after a 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck Sichuan Province in the country's southwest, killing ...

US holds back some Egyptian military aid due to human rights concerns

WASHINGTON D.C.: Military aid worth $130 million, out of a $300 million package intended for Egypt, will be withheld by ...

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