• Box of gift-wrapped horse manure addressed to U.S. treasury secretary
Box of gift-wrapped horse manure addressed to U.S. treasury secretary

As it turns out, the "gift" ending up being a nice package of horse poop. It was left in a neighbor's driveway and prompted a response from the LAPD's bomb squad. Police haven't released additional information about the package. Mnuchin was not in Los Angeles at the time of the incident, according to a law enforcement source.

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  • Watch Kobe Almost Swear On Live TV During Jersey Retirement Press Conference
Watch Kobe Almost Swear On Live TV During Jersey Retirement Press Conference

The swath of Bryant 8 and Bryant 24 jerseys across the lower bowl at Staples Center was further illustration of how much work the Lakers have ahead of them to fulfill Bryant's imperative. Kobe Bryant eventually settled the debate about whether No. 8 or No. 24 carried a better legacy. I don't think you guys understand how present you guys were ...

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  • Texas Tech collapses to USF in Birmingham Bowl; 3 things we learned
Texas Tech collapses to USF in Birmingham Bowl; 3 things we learned

Flowers completed just 4 of 14 passes for 52 yards and a touchdown. USF responded with an 11-play drive that covered 58 yards and ended with a 25-yard field goal from Emilo Nadelman. Shimonek has passed for 3,547 yards and 30 touchdowns against just eight interceptions. Texas Tech's defense started the Birmingham Bowl well. But Flowers trum...

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  • Conor McGregor Says He No Longer Fights For The Money
Conor McGregor Says He No Longer Fights For The Money

Mayweather had said earlier this week that he would make "a billion dollars" if he chose to cross sports. I won't even go to the ground at all. He added: "I never said I was going to fight in the UFC". In other words-it's not just about the money for McGregor. Mayweather has made his lack of interest clear all along the way, which is partially wh...

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  • Giggs says United passed up chance to sign Jesus, Mbappe
Giggs says United passed up chance to sign Jesus, Mbappe

Mbappe will become the second most expensive player of all time when his loan at Paris Saint-Germain becomes permanent for a reported €180million at the end of this season, having shot to prominence with a series of electric displays last season that steered Monaco to the Ligue 1 title and Champions League semi-finals.

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  • Rohit Sharma slams joint fastest T20I century off 35 balls
Rohit Sharma slams joint fastest T20I century off 35 balls

As far as Playing XI is concerned, India are going with the same squad that clinched a 93-run win over the visitors in the first T20I in Cuttack to go 1-0 up in the series. Chasing 261 for victory, Sri Lanka were bowled out for 172 runs. The 30-year-old Indian had smashed his third ODI double-century during the second one-dayer against Sri Lan...

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  • Police respond to incident at Lambeau Field
Police respond to incident at Lambeau Field

The 20-year-old man, whose name was not released, was taken into custody a few minutes after the incident began and left no tread marks on the field dubbed the "Frozen Tundra", for its fabled football games in wintry conditions. Police and emergency crews have descended on Lambeau Field in Green Bay. Photos from the scene show one vehicle on top ...

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  • Carabao Cup semi-final: Chelsea faces Arsenal
Carabao Cup semi-final: Chelsea faces Arsenal

The Blues were indebted to substitute Alvaro Morata , the Spaniard's stoppage time goal ensuring Conte's men progressed in regulation time with a 2-1 win. It will be a London derby in the CarabaoCup semi-finals as Chelsea and Arsenal have been drawn against each other in one of the last-four matchups.

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  • Arsenal vs Liverpool: Clash between two English Premier League's slick teams
Arsenal vs Liverpool: Clash between two English Premier League's slick teams

Their two-goal lead was short-lived, though, as a resurgent Arsenal were in front with three goals inside five remarkable minutes. Liverpool remain in fourth place with the result, but third-placed Chelsea can open up a six-point gap if they manage to beat Everton on Saturday.

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  • Facebook's Facial Recognition Algorithms Have Just Reached a New Level
Facebook's Facial Recognition Algorithms Have Just Reached a New Level

The good folks over at Facebook are back, this time around unleashing something new to keep things a little more 'secure.' Today Facebook Unveils Facial Recognition, doing so in an attempt to protect users from privacy attacks. "If you're in a photo and are part of the audience for that post, we'll notify you, even if you haven't been tagged", sa...

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  • Zach Britton Reportedly Ruptured Achilles, Out at Least 6 Months with Injury
Zach Britton Reportedly Ruptured Achilles, Out at Least 6 Months with Injury

News of Britton's injury only added to the team's uncertainty. With rumors already swirling about a potential Manny Machado trade, which could start an all-out rebuild for the organization, this puts the Orioles in a very hard position .

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  • New York Islanders to leave Brooklyn, return to suburbs
New York Islanders to leave Brooklyn, return to suburbs

Worse yet, Barclays Center management, which originally signed a 25-year deal with the Islanders, stated at the beginning of 2017 they wanted their hockey-playing tenants out of their building and put on the table a January 1 deadline to renegotiate the terms of their deal where, if the two sides weren't able to come to an accord, Barclays Cente...

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  • Tampa Bay Rays say goodbye to Evan Longoria
Tampa Bay Rays say goodbye to Evan Longoria

The Rays also agreed to acquire outfielder Denard Span , 33, who has one year and $13 million left on his contract. The 32-year-old Longoria leaves Tampa Bay as the longest-tenured player in franchise history, after spending almost 10 seasons in a Rays uniform.

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  • Bill Belichick has reportedly banned Brady's trainer from the Patriots' plane, sideline
Bill Belichick has reportedly banned Brady's trainer from the Patriots' plane, sideline

He even permitted other Patriots-such as famed tight-end Rob Gronkowski-to receive training at Guerrero's and Brady's TB12 center, located just steps from their home field. He was sanctioned by federal regulators for falsely presenting himself as a medical doctor. Bob Hohler reported for the Globe that several weeks ago, "stripped Guerrero...

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  • World champion sprinter Justin Gatlin involved in another doping scandal
World champion sprinter Justin Gatlin involved in another doping scandal

Listen to the latest news on our 5 radio stations Legend FM, Viti FM, Radio Sargam, FM96 and Navtarang. The paper said the journalists had posed as representatives of a film company wanting to make a sports film who were looking for a coach to train their star to look like an athlete.

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  • Form Ozil wants to stay at Arsenal, insists Wenger
Form Ozil wants to stay at Arsenal, insists Wenger

Frustratingly for Arsenal , Ozil is not the only player heading towards the free agent pool. At Stamford Bridge, Chelsea sealed its second successive win to move within 11 points of City and draw level on points with second-placed Manchester United .

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  • ISIS Claims Responsibility For Deadly Attack On Methodist Church In Pakistan
ISIS Claims Responsibility For Deadly Attack On Methodist Church In Pakistan

Christians make up an estimated 1.6 percemt of Pakistan's 200 million people and have long faced discrimination - sidelined into lowly paid jobs and sometimes face false accusations under the country's draconian blasphemy charges. IS' semi-official news agency, Amaq, later claimed responsibility for the attack. They exploded a suicide vest an...

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  • Rooney has mixed fortunes in Everton's 3-1 win over Swansea
Rooney has mixed fortunes in Everton's 3-1 win over Swansea

It may not have been pretty but let's be honest, even when we've tried to be pretty under Martinez and Koeman it has ended in tears so its about time the main focus shifted back to Everton winning football games. Rooney, for whom that represented the 10th failed penalty out of 32 attempts in his Premier League career, would be presented with the ...

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  • Victor Oladipo drops 30 points in second half of Pacers' loss
Victor Oladipo drops 30 points in second half of Pacers' loss

Rozier followed by intercepting a Bojan Bogdanovic pass intended for Oladipo and raced the opposite way for the winning layup. " Kyrie (Irving ) and Marcus (Smart ) had the first trap and Marcus was trying to yell to the referee, 'I'm fouling, I'm fouling!' but they didn't call it".

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  • WWE touts the first Women's Royal Rumble match
WWE touts the first Women's Royal Rumble match

The women's roster in WWE is larger than it's ever been. There's no reason not to give the women superstars the same opportunity as the men - and as long as the goofiness from the Money in the Bank ladder match doesn't repeat the Rumble should be terrific.

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