Oakland athletics

Gymnast Jonathan Freitas continues to exceed expectations

Gymnast Jonathan Freitas continues to exceed expectations

32 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

Right before Jonathan Freitas took the floor at May's Junior Olympic National Men's Gymnastics Championships, his father, Dustin, took him aside. “He said, ‘I don't care what...
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Dolphins claim Saeed Blacknall off waivers from Raiders

42 minutes ago   |   NBC Sports

The Dolphins announced they claimed receiver Saeed Blacknall off waivers from the Raiders. Blacknall, 23, has played in one career game. He originally signed with the Raiders...
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Report: Giannis' Brother Kostas Antetokounmpo Waived by Mavericks

1 hour ago   |   Bleacher Report

Kostas Antetokounmpo , the younger brother of NBA MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo, has had his brief stint with the Dallas Mavericks come to an end. Per Shams Charania of The...
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AI Weekly: A growing chorus of experts agrees facial recognition systems must be regulated

AI Weekly: A growing chorus of experts agrees facial recognition systems must be regulated

1 hour ago   |   Venture Beat

Oakland is now the third U.S. city to ban facial recognition use by local government departments, including its police force.
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Columnist for The Athletic charged with assaulting his wife and threatening to kill her

1 hour ago   |   The Washington Post   |   2 articles

Jonah Keri, who writes and hosts a podcast for the sports news website the Athletic, was charged with assault causing bodily harm and uttering death threats.
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Sloan Seymour transferring out of Siena basketball

2 hours ago   |   Times Union

In a surprising move, Seymour tweeted this afternoon that he has decided to enter the NCAA transfer portal. The Shaker High product made the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference...
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Mark Murphy: Packers wanted Khalil Mack, Raiders thought Bears would have higher pick

3 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

Packers President and CEO Mark Murphy says his team's efforts to trade for Khalil Mack a year ago were thwarted primarily by the Raiders' perception that the Bears would have a...
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De La Rosa leads DSL Royals1 to 3-0 win over DSL Athletics

3 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

, - Luis De La Rosa didn't allow a hit in five innings, leading the DSL Royals1 over the DSL Athletics in a 3-0 win on Friday.
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Report urges new board, funding model for US Olympic system

4 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

DENVER - A report examining the U.S. Olympic system urges a move away from the "money for medals" funding system and a reconfigured board of the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic...
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Judge gives Oakland 45 days to amend lawsuit against NFL, Raiders over 'illegal move' to Las Vegas

4 hours ago   |   ABC

A judge has given the city of Oakland 45 days to amend their complaint against the NFL and Raiders over the team's move to Las Vegas.
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WATCH: Man escapes high-rise fire by climbing down it in true 'Spider-Man' style

WATCH: Man escapes high-rise fire by climbing down it in true 'Spider-Man' style

Video shows the man grappling down the balconies and railings of several floors until he got to the ground level. Read more ...

Former Giants lineman Mitch Petrus dead at 32 of apparent heat stroke

Former Giants lineman Mitch Petrus dead at 32 of apparent heat stroke

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Officials say former New York Giants offensive lineman Mitch Petrus has died in Arkansas of apparent heat stroke. He was 32. Pulaski County Coroner Gerone... Read more ...

Tyreek Hill cleared by NFL to return to Kansas City Chiefs roster

Tyreek Hill cleared by NFL to return to Kansas City Chiefs roster

NFL announces that it "cannot conclude" that Tyreek Hill violated the league's Personal Conduct Policy. Read more ...

Iran says it has seized British oil tanker

Iran says it has seized British oil tanker

TEHRAN, Iran - Iran's Revolutionary Guard says it has seized a British oil tanker that was passing through the Strait of Hormuz. The IRGC's website, sepahnews.com, says the... Read more ...

'Go back to their country': Gas station cashier fired after questioning...

'Go back to their country': Gas station cashier fired after questioning customers' citizenship

"Don't you know the rules?" the clerk asked. "They need to go back to their country." Read more ...

British Open 2019: Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson miss same major cut for first...

British Open 2019: Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson miss same major cut for first time

It has not been the happiest of weeks for Tiger and Phil at Royal Portrush, as the American greats missed The Open cut. Read more ...

Kings hire former WNBA star Lindsey Harding as assistant coach

Kings hire former WNBA star Lindsey Harding as assistant coach

Harding is just the latest addition to a growing list of women climbing the NBA coaching ladder. Read more ...

Yankees manager Aaron Boone suspended a game for umpire rant

Yankees manager Aaron Boone suspended a game for umpire rant

NEW YORK - Yankees manager Aaron Boone has been suspended for one game for his rant that followed his ejection in a doubleheader opener against Tampa Bay. Read more ...

NHL trade rumors: Oilers trade Milan Lucic to Flames for James Neal

NHL trade rumors: Oilers trade Milan Lucic to Flames for James Neal

The Oilers and Flames are hoping a change of venue for both of these players will produce better results than last season. Read more ...

Alaphilippe wins time trial and keeps Tour yellow jersey

Alaphilippe wins time trial and keeps Tour yellow jersey

PAU, France - Inspired by his yellow jersey, Julian Alaphilippe has held off defending champion Geraint Thomas to extend his lead and win the only individual time trial stage... Read more ...