College scandal

After smashing vial, China's Sun Yang brings scrutiny, controversy to swimming championships

11 minutes ago   |   The Washington Post

Latest doping scandal casts dark cloud over sport. “I think all of us would say that we're racing dopers at some point,” said one American, “and we shouldn't really have to say...
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This 529 college savings plan has a problem: There's no kids

21 minutes ago   |   Los Angeles Times

Changing the beneficiary of a 529 education savings plan may require some gift-tax paperwork. But that doesn't mean you'll end up paying taxes on the money.
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Did this student deserve admission to UCLA's renowned gymnastics team?

25 minutes ago   |   Los Angeles Times

College admissions scandal renews scrutiny of recruited athletes to elite colleges.
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Virginia Tech football: 42 days til kickoff with a look back at James Anderson

7 hours ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

Former Virginia Tech LB James Anderson Anderson was a great Hokie who also had a long & productive NFL career. Today is July 20, 2019, which means we are officially just 42...
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Mercury clip Wings for second time in four days

7 hours ago   |   National Post

Leilani Mitchell's three free throws after a foul while attempting a 3-pointer with 19.9 seconds left secured the 70-66 win for the Phoenix Mercury over the Dallas Wings on...
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Hall of Fame closer Lee Smith took his time going to mound to help groundskeepers earn overtime

9 hours ago   |   Newsday

"It actually stemmed from my grounds crew buddies, because they got time-and-a-half at 4:30, so I always make sure it was 4:30 when I got in there," Lee said. "...My buddy Rick...
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Henderson's ‘Start Tank' accepting applications through Aug. 5

10 hours ago   |   Review Journal

Semifinalists from Henderson's “Start Tank” will be invited to a workshop Aug. 17 at the College of Southern Nevada. Finalists will give a business pitch at the Connect Expo.
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Pat Fitzgerald weighs in on college football attendance decline

11 hours ago   |   WGN TV

ROSEMONT, Ill. - Pat Fitzgerald is as passionate as they come in the coaching world. Whether on the sidelines or at the podium, Fitzgerald doesn't hold back. At Big Ten Media...
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Strong thunderstorms until 5:15PM CDT moving into portions of Kendall, LaSalle, Will, Lee, Dekalb, Kane, DuPage and Cook Counties

Strong thunderstorms until 5:15PM CDT moving into portions of Kendall, LaSalle, Will, Lee, Dekalb, Kane, DuPage and Cook Counties

12 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   4 articles

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHERN KENDALL...NORTHEASTERN LA SALLE...NORTHWESTERN WILL...EAST CENTRAL LEE...SOUTHERN DE KALB... SOUTHERN KANE...DUPAGE AND...
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Felicity Huffman is ‘genuinely sorry' for college admissions scam, according to new co-stars

12 hours ago   |   NY Daily News   |   2 articles

Felicity Huffman regrets participating in the notorious college admissions scam that took the nation by storm, according to her new co-stars. Both Angela Bassett and Patricia...
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Boy given lit firework on 10th birthday as cruel prank explodes in his hand

Boy given lit firework on 10th birthday as cruel prank explodes in his hand

A 10-year-old boy in California remains hospitalized after an adult neighbor reportedly threw a lit firework to him that exploded in his hand. Read more ...

Once-endangered American crocodiles thriving outside nuclear plant

Once-endangered American crocodiles thriving outside nuclear plant

American crocodiles, once headed toward extinction, are thriving at an unusual spot - the canals surrounding a South Florida nuclear plant. Read more ...

UFC San Antonio: Controversial heavyweight Greg Hardy claims quickfire win

UFC San Antonio: Controversial heavyweight Greg Hardy claims quickfire win

Former NFL star turned MMA fighter Greg Hardy was expected to receive a tough test from fellow rising prospect Juan Adams at UFC Fight Night in San Antonio, but the bout... Read more ...

Meet the guy behind the 'Area 51' page. He's terrified of what he's created

Meet the guy behind the 'Area 51' page. He's terrified of what he's created

The creator behind a Facebook event called "Storm Area 51, They Can't Stop All of Us" says he wanted the idea to be funny. Not everyone got that message. Read more ...

Manny Pacquiao defeats Keith Thurman by split decision

Manny Pacquiao defeats Keith Thurman by split decision

LAS VEGAS - Manny Pacquiao knocked down Keith Thurman in the first round and persevered for an exciting split-decision victory Saturday night, adding a third straight win to... Read more ...

Pac-Man is back! Manny Pacquiao dethrones Keith Thurman to win world title...

Pac-Man is back! Manny Pacquiao dethrones Keith Thurman to win world title number NINE

Filipino boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao rolled back the years to hand WBA welterweight champion Keith Thurman his first career loss and claim the ninth world title of his... Read more ...

Twitter reacts to Leon Edwards' victory over Rafael dos Anjos at UFC on ESPN 4

Twitter reacts to Leon Edwards' victory over Rafael dos Anjos at UFC on ESPN 4

Leon Edwards earned the biggest victory of his career on Saturday when he defeated former UFC champion Rafael dos Anjos in the UFC on ESPN 4 main event. Edwards pushed his... Read more ...

Instagrammers hospitalized after diving into toxic Spanish 'lake' nicknamed...

Instagrammers hospitalized after diving into toxic Spanish 'lake' nicknamed the 'Galician Chernobyl'

Officials often warn tourists not to enter the water. Read more ...

Newgarden dominates in IndyCar victory in Iowa

Newgarden dominates in IndyCar victory in Iowa

NEWTON, Iowa - IndyCar point leader Josef Newgarden led 245 laps of 300 laps and won the weather-delayed race early Sunday at the Iowa Speedway, his fourth victory of the season. Read more ...

Davis' 2-out, 2-run single in 9th lifts A's over Twins 5-4

Davis' 2-out, 2-run single in 9th lifts A's over Twins 5-4

MINNEAPOLIS - Khris Davis lined a two-out, two-run single off the glove of diving first baseman Ehire Adrianza in the ninth inning and the Oakland Athletics won again, beating... Read more ...