• Hurricane Harvey victim returns home to alligator in living room
Hurricane Harvey victim returns home to alligator in living room

Foster and the demolition crew spent a few hours trying to lasso the alligator so that they could pull it out of the house. He called the police who removed the animal with wildlife control workers. Local officials said it is common after floods for wild animals to make their way into civilization. The reptile was swiftly dealt with and they ma...

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  • Penn State a huge favorite against Akron on Saturday
Penn State a huge favorite against Akron on Saturday

Torrence Brown and Shareef Miller are the frontrunners, but have had to earn reps behind older players up until this year. Having to reload along the defensive line is nothing new for the Nittany Lions as Sean Spencer's Wild Dogs include the (Curtis) Cothran and (Parker) Cothren duo at defensive tackle, with Shareef Miller and Torrence Brown sec...

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  • Haydn Porteous secures two-shot victory at Czech Masters
Haydn Porteous secures two-shot victory at Czech Masters

Slattery began steadily with six straight pars and he re-took the lead with a birdie on the 7th. Both men struggled around the turn giving England's Tom Lewis and Pontus Widegren a chance to get involved in the battle for victory. It's an outcome few would have predicted at the start of the tournament, with Slattery languishing outside the top 10...

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  • Lance Stroll becomes F1's youngest driver to start on front-row
Lance Stroll becomes F1's youngest driver to start on front-row

Stroll was fourth fastest in Monza's wet qualifying on Saturday, but engine penalties for both Red Bulls will see him promoted to second place on the grid Sunday. Verstappen had taken the top spot just before Hamilton's final lap, so when Hamilton reclaimed the leading position he rapidly pumped his fist multiple times before slowing down and wav...

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  • Stroll won't change approach starting alongside Hamilton
Stroll won't change approach starting alongside Hamilton

Ocon was one of the standout performers in a wet qualifying session on Saturday, as he secured third place on the grid - after engine penalties were applied to Red Bull drivers Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo - with a superb lap in treacherous conditions.

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  • Pair of Alabama linebackers out for the season
Pair of Alabama linebackers out for the season

Fisher said after Saturday's game that if Francois was out, James Blackman would likely be the starter. After three plays of minimal gain, Andy Pappanastos netted a 35-yard field goal to give Alabama the 3-0 lead with 4:30 left in the first quarter.

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  • Gun Battle Between Militants And Security Forces In Baramulla, Two Militants Killed
Gun Battle Between Militants And Security Forces In Baramulla, Two Militants Killed

An IANS report said that the security forces received information about the presence of militants in Shankar Gund area on the outskirts of Sopore town. On August 15, a police bunker at Tengpora bypass in Srinagar , Jammu and Kashmir, was sacked upon by the terrorists. On September 1, one jawan was martyred and at least four others were injured...

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  • Two militants killed in Kashmir encounter
Two militants killed in Kashmir encounter

Search operations are also being conducted. The house was engulfed in flames as per the latest reports. In a similar incident, a terrorist was killed in an encounter with the security forces in Kulgam district's Behibagh area. In yet another terrorist attack, a bus carrying security personnel was ambushed at Pantha Chowk in Kashmir on September...

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  • Star India bags IPL's global media rights for over Rs 16000 crore
Star India bags IPL's global media rights for over Rs 16000 crore

The BCCI has bagged INR 16347.5 crore (US$ 2.55 billion) for its IPL television and digital rights from a single bidder, Star India, who made a single consolidated offer for rights worldwide. SuperSport, Yupp TV, Econet, OSM (Gulf DTH) have emerged as the eligible companies to broadcast IPL content after their bid dcouments were evaluated by De...

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  • Confirmed - The Kapil Sharma Show will be off Air soon
Confirmed - The Kapil Sharma Show will be off Air soon

It is just a drop of a few episodes because I can not ignore my health at this stage when my movie is also going to release and the coming schedule is going to be more hectic. "I am right now in hospital", he told TOI . This had led to Sunil Grover , Chandan Prabhakar, Ali Asgar and Sugandha Mishra to quit the show. What happened next is open to ...

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  • Maria Sharapova sent crashing by Anastasija Sevastova at US Open
Maria Sharapova sent crashing by Anastasija Sevastova at US Open

Wozniacki spoke last week about her displeasure of Sharapova getting to play at Arthur Ashe Stadium, the best court at the U.S. Open in New York City. This time previous year, Sevastova was making her way to the quarter-finals at the Open for the first time, beating Johanna Konta to get there. Two top-10 men whose opening matches also were ...

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  • Venus Williams advances into US Open quarter-finals
Venus Williams advances into US Open quarter-finals

The Wimbledon and Australian Open runner-up, seeking her third US Open crown, will meet Czech 13th seed Petra Kvitova , a two-time Wimbledon victor. My sister and my family motivate me a lot. "Nobody gives you a Slam, you got to take it and I am trying to take it". The former world No.1 is embracing the challenge of ending her nine-year gr...

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  • Arsene Wenger confirms €100m Thomas Lemar bid, plans another offer
Arsene Wenger confirms €100m Thomas Lemar bid, plans another offer

Arsene Wenger's team have started the season in underwhelming fashion, beating Leicester on the opening day before slipping to an unexpected 1-0 defeat to Stoke. However, City will look to capitalise on the situation by making another attempt to land Sanchez in the January window. Not what the club can give to them.

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  • Croatia qualifier abandoned after heavy rain
Croatia qualifier abandoned after heavy rain

Even though Croatia beat Kosovo convincingly in Skhoder a year ago, this string of events made the task for the Croats much more hard and the opposition from the visitors was much stronger than in their first qualifying encounter. On Monday, the Croatian national team will travel to Eskisehir where they will face Turkey on Tuesday night. Whil...

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  • #21 Virginia Tech faces #22 West Virginia in loaded season opener
#21 Virginia Tech faces #22 West Virginia in loaded season opener

West Virginia is going to need all the help they can get from White, he's the only returning starter in the Mountaineer defensive backfield. Needless to say, its been a defensive battle in the first half. The Hokies strong defense, led by coordinator Bud Foster, is anchored by linebackers Tremaine Edmunds and Andrew Motuapuaka. The Mountaineers ...

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  • Texas governor estimates Harvey damage at up to $180bn
Texas governor estimates Harvey damage at up to $180bn

Two estimates on Wednesday put total losses - including property damage, lost wages and disrupted business - at as much as $75 billion. While flood waters were receding in much of the state, some areas remain risky, such as Beaumont, a city of some 120,000.

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  • LPGA Cambia Portland Classic golf tournament
LPGA Cambia Portland Classic golf tournament

Lewis also called on her fellow LPGA Tour pros to grab an extra pair of shoes when they next go shopping and she would hand them over to those in need. The Japanese star plans to retire after The Evian Championship in two weeks in France. Lewis was able to lag her approach putt to less than two feet of the cup.

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  • Rooney explains why Lukaku is 'perfect' for Man Utd
Rooney explains why Lukaku is 'perfect' for Man Utd

The Belgium global has scored three times in as many games as Jose Mourinho's side have made a ideal start to the new Premier League season, while also netting in the UEFA Super Cup loss to Real Madrid . As for the pressure of being United's main striker, he added: "The goals are expected and if you don't they talk a lot about you not scoring". ...

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  • Wayne Rooney Believes Romelu Lukaku Is Perfect For Manchester United
Wayne Rooney Believes Romelu Lukaku Is Perfect For Manchester United

Van Nistelrooy was speaking at Old Trafford after playing and scoring for United legends in a charity fixture against their Barcelona counterparts. A star-studded game on Saturday, the proceeds of which will go to the club's foundation, saw Van Nistelrooy, Edwin van der Sar, Dwight Yorke and Louis Saha among the big names to turn out for United.

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  • 'I was just having fun' - rookie Stroll makes Monza front row
'I was just having fun' - rookie Stroll makes Monza front row

You just focus on your job and then you see where you end up after the first corner and then after that, it's a long race". The safety auto was sent out to assess conditions several times as the surface of the circuit drained rapidly and, finally, with only 16 minutes remaining, Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo led a tentative group of bold drivers in...

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