• Five things Jose Mourinho has got spot on this summer
Five things Jose Mourinho has got spot on this summer

Rashford was talking about it past year, and he knows how to get that dressing room together. Schmeichel, son of United goalkeeping great Peter, pushed aside Lukaku's 53rd-minute penalty after Danny Simpson had been penalised for handball.

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  • Legendary college basketball coach Jud Heathcote dies at 90
Legendary college basketball coach Jud Heathcote dies at 90

Michigan State athletic director Mark Hollis also reflected on the impact Heathcote had on his career. Heathcote Bio George M. (Jud) Heathcote coached the Michigan State men's basketball team from 1976-95, guiding the Spartans to 340 victories, three Big Ten titles, nine NCAA Tournament berths and one national title during his 19 seasons in Eas...

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  • Hamilton marks 200th race with victory over Vettel in Belgium
Hamilton marks 200th race with victory over Vettel in Belgium

I was really happy with that. After Force India teammates Sergio Perez and Esteban Ocon collided on lap 30, the safety vehicle was called out for debris on the track, a move which blew the race wide open. Fernando Alonso had to retire from the race, while his team mate- Stoffel Vandoorne finished fourteenth. Their tense relationship is degr...

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  • Hamilton wins Belgian GP to trim Vettel's lead to 7 points
Hamilton wins Belgian GP to trim Vettel's lead to 7 points

Vettel got alongside the Mercedes a couple of times but didn't have the power in his Ferrari engine to muscle through, settling for second place. The most high profile case is that of Mercedes , of course. The Spa track, nestled in the Ardennes forest, is the longest in F1 at 7 kilometers (4.3 miles) and the race is often full of incident....

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  • Qualifying improvement vital for Ferrari - Vettel
Qualifying improvement vital for Ferrari - Vettel

The four-time world champion and current series leader gained from a mistake by Ferrari teammate Kimi Raikkonen in the closing minutes of a session dominated by Lewis Hamilton . "We didn't change too much compared to Silverstone which shows, on the one hand that Silverstone was just a bad weekend but we also improved the vehicle, especially on...

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  • There is always this feeling of missing out on gold: PV Sindhu
There is always this feeling of missing out on gold: PV Sindhu

The Dane, the third seed, won 22-20, 21-16 at the Emirates Arena to cap a dream week in the Scottish city. The Japanese player is not like Carolina Marin, arguably the most consummate player of the generation, who has a plethora of attacking strokes and dead-eye winners in her repertoire.

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  • Super-subs Rashford and Fellaini spare Lukaku's blushes as United beat Leicester
Super-subs Rashford and Fellaini spare Lukaku's blushes as United beat Leicester

Within seconds Marcus Rashford had evaporated the nerves and most of the doubt, too. Manchester United are aiming to challenge for the Premier League title this season after coming up short in the top flight in Mourinho's first campaign in charge last term and finishing sixth.

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  • Valley organizations working to reunite families affected by Hurricane Harvey
Valley organizations working to reunite families affected by Hurricane Harvey

Dozens of people with dogs arrived only to be told they could not bring them inside or that animal services were not available to care for their pets. 85 dogs and 20 cats are expected to arrive at Gillespie Field in El Cajon this afternoon. "These are highly adoptable cats and dogs ... being transferred to San Diego to create room for the victim pe...

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  • Martin Luther King statue unveiled in Atlanta
Martin Luther King statue unveiled in Atlanta

The Rev. Al Sharpton helped to rally 1,000 ministers for a march on Washington on Monday, which he said marks one of the largest interfaith gatherings to protest racism in America. Deal said the statue stood as a tribute to the Civil Rights leader's life and work. She also noted how there aren't many open, public places outside of the tradition...

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  • Jim Brown Doesn't Agree With Colin Kaepernick's Mode of Protest
Jim Brown Doesn't Agree With Colin Kaepernick's Mode of Protest

Kaepernick's supporters say that this "blackballing" tactic is an attempt to discourage other players from expanding Kaepernick's protest against racist injustice. "Football is commercial. You have owners". I'm going to work within those situations. I think the thing is, things are different now. "You're talking about Jim Brown , a guy that was ...

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  • Cheeky Daniel Ricciardo's R-rated explanation for Max Verstappen's F1 mechanical problems
Cheeky Daniel Ricciardo's R-rated explanation for Max Verstappen's F1 mechanical problems

Having shown promising pace in the Red Bull Racing RB13 during practice and qualifying, despite a power deficit to Ferrari and Mercedes, Verstappen was running fifth early on behind the leaders when he suffered a failure on his Renault power unit.

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  • Konta ready for US Open tilt
Konta ready for US Open tilt

Now with Serena sidelined for the impending birth of her first child, the two-times grand slam victor is delivering on the promise that could see her become the new face of women's tennis. "I need a few matches to get into the rhythm". Sharapova, a five-time major champion, leads the head-to-head against Halep 6-0, with their last meeting coming in...

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  • Mets Shut Down David Wright's Rehab and Lose Yoenis Cespedes for Season
Mets Shut Down David Wright's Rehab and Lose Yoenis Cespedes for Season

The shoulder injury became a problem in spring training as Wright was coming back from a neck operation he had in June 2016. In other injury news, the Mets' lone All-Star, Michael Conforto, was also examined by team doctors in NY on Monday, and he will receive a second medical opinion on Tuesday.

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  • Four people pulled from sinking boat near Port Aransas
Four people pulled from sinking boat near Port Aransas

David Mounkes, commander of the Kentucky Air Guard's 123rd Airlift Wing. They'll also assist in flooded neighborhoods as well. The Coast Guard's request is understandable because using social media as a platform for emergency calls can lead to calls for help getting overlooked, misidentification, the spread of false information and even fraud .

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  • Lions & Stafford agree to five-year extension
Lions & Stafford agree to five-year extension

Raiders' quarterback Derek Carr makes approximately $25 million a season. Stafford and the Lions agreed to a five-year contract extension on Monday, a person familiar with the contract told the Free Press. He was selected to the Pro Bowl in 2014. He's also totaled 20-plus touchdowns over the last six seasons, including a career-high 41 in 201...

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  • Mourinho: Phil Jones can be my ideal defender
Mourinho: Phil Jones can be my ideal defender

Under the guidance of the Portuguese tactician, United won the EFL Cup and the Europa League as the Premier League giants sealed a berth in the Champions League. Marcos Rojo will provide another quality alternative when he returns from a knee ligament injury later in the season and Mourinho is a firm admirer of 19-year-old Axel Tuanzebe.

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  • Manchester United supporters are encouraged but wary of false dawns
Manchester United supporters are encouraged but wary of false dawns

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has offered Manchester United a glimpse of what they will be getting when he returns to action in January. Second half goals from Marcus Rashford and Marouane Fellaini ensured that Jose Mourinho's team won their third straight league game which has helped them to nine points.

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  • Froome wins 9th stage, increases Spanish Vuelta lead
Froome wins 9th stage, increases Spanish Vuelta lead

Chaves slips 36 seconds behind Froome in the general classification with Ireland's Nicolas Roche falls 1 minute 5 seconds back in third. They were caught before the final ascent where Romain Bardet tried several moves to his credit, but it would not be long before he was swallowed up and the main contenders ended up duking out the battle for...

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  • Broncos Backup Quarterback Paxton Lynch To Miss Some Regular Season Games
Broncos Backup Quarterback Paxton Lynch To Miss Some Regular Season Games

Two, the Broncos go with Sloter for the full game against Arizona in the fourth and final preseason game Thursday night (7 p.m., Channel 20) against the Arizona Cardinals, then pick up one of the quarterbacks who is cut by 2 p.m. Joseph didn't close the door when asked if the team is considering bringing in free agent Colin Kaepernick. Having a...

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  • Chelsea 2-0 Everton: 5 Talking Points
Chelsea 2-0 Everton: 5 Talking Points

Landing two or three of those targets would improve Conte's squad immeasurably and he was quick to underline the point this week when asked about his transfer plans. "And now we are in the same situation". Eden Hazard joining up with Belgium during the global break could benefit Chelsea , according to the Premier League champions' head coach ...

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