Fri, 22 Oct 2021

LGBTQ community in Illinois laments domestic violence victims

BLOOMINGTON, Illinois. - October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and advocates want to shed more light on how Lesbian, ...

Jump in fuel prices to cause large increase in US heating bills

WASHINGTON D.C.: US households can expect heating bills to soar as high as 54 percent, compared with last winter, as ...

Orlando hopes to continue home-opener magic vs. Knicks

The Orlando Magic will look to continue their recent success in home openers when they face the New York Knicks ...

Devils place C Jack Hughes (shoulder) on IR

The New Jersey Devils placed center Jack Hughes on injured reserve Thursday because of his dislocated left shoulder. The team ...

Tom Brady takes aim at 600th TD pass as Bucs face Bears

Tom Brady could reach yet another career milestone when the Tampa Bay Buccaneers host the Chicago Bears on Sunday afternoon. ...

NBA roundup: Knicks edge Celtics in double OT

Evan Fournier scored a career-high 32 points and hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with 56.1 seconds left in the second overtime ...

Hany Mukhtar's late tally forges Nashville tie against Crew

Hany Mukhtar's late goal gave Nashville SC their fifth straight tie, 1-1 against the visiting Columbus Crew on Wednesday. He ...

Luka Stojanovic's late goal lifts Fire past FC Cincinnati

Luka Stojanovic drove home the tiebreaking goal in the third minute of stoppage time, and the visiting Chicago Fire stunned ...

NYCFC ends scoreless drought in draw vs. Atlanta

Substitute Gudmunder Thorarinsson scored on a free kick in the 90th minute to end a team-record 509-minute scoreless streak and ...

Bulls outlast Pistons in DeMar DeRozan's team debut

Zach LaVine had 34 points, seven rebounds and four assists and the visiting Chicago Bulls opened their season with a ...

Packers look to light up Washington's NFL-worst defense

After scoring the clinching touchdown in a Week 6 win over the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field, Green Bay Packers ...

Canucks, Blackhawks strive for complete efforts

In hockey, coaches and players often talk about playing a 60-minute game. The Chicago Blackhawks and Vancouver Canucks, who will ...

Brewers fire hitting coach Andy Haines

The Milwaukee Brewers fired hitting coach Andy Haines on Wednesday after three seasons. The Brewers also informed assistant hitting coach ...

Fresh off first victory, Isles look for more against Blue Jackets

The New York Islanders were never worried about going winless this season. But for a team with Stanley Cup aspirations ...

Red Sox heavily backed to beat Astros in another slugfest

BOSTON -- One crooked inning on Tuesday night sent the Houston Astros and Boston Red Sox back to square one. ...

Bucs WR Antonio Brown (ankle) sits out practice

Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Antonio Brown was held out of Wednesday's practice because of a sprained ankle, coach Bruce ...

Astros carry momentum from late rally into Game 5 at Boston

BOSTON -- One crooked inning on Tuesday night sent the Houston Astros and Boston Red Sox back to square one. ...

Ilya Sorokin, Oliver Wahlstrom lead Islanders to first win

Ilya Sorokin stopped a career-best 39 shots and Oliver Wahlstrom scored twice in a three-goal third period to boost the ...

Report: Jabari Parker returns to Celtics after clearing waivers

Two days after getting released by the Boston Celtics, Jabari Parker cleared waivers and re-signed with the team, multiple media ...

Evan Mobley to debut when Cavs face up-and-coming Grizzlies

The Evan Mobley Era in Cleveland Cavaliers history tips off Wednesday night when the prize big man of the July ...

Teetering near playoff line, D.C. United face first-place Revs

While the New England Revolution have clinched home-field advantage in the Eastern Conference, D.C. United have plenty of work to ...

Devils activate Damon Severson, put Mackenzie Blackwood on IR

New Jersey Devils defenseman Damon Severson is expected to make his season debut against the visiting Seattle Kraken on Tuesday ...

FC Cincinnati, Fire try to right ship as season winds down

With the playoffs out of the picture, both the Chicago Fire and FC Cincinnati simply want to finish the season ...

Mercury fined $10K for skipping postgame interviews

The Phoenix Mercury have been fined $10,000 for skipping postgame interviews after their loss to the Chicago Sky on Sunday ...

Pistons hope to have Cade Cunningham when they run with Bulls

The Detroit Pistons hit the lottery during the offseason. It's uncertain whether they'll start cashing in that ticket in their ...

Wizards sign C Daniel Gafford to 3-year extension

The Washington Wizards gave center Daniel Gafford a contract extension on Tuesday. The team did not announce terms, but reports ...

NBA bets pile up on Lakers' title, Luka for MVP

Bets are pouring in on the Los Angeles Lakers to win the NBA title and Dallas Mavericks forward Luka Doncic ...

Reports: Wizards sign C Daniel Gafford to 3-year extension

The Washington Wizards agreed to give center Daniel Gafford a three-year, $40.2 million extension, according to multiple reports Tuesday. Gafford, ...

Astros search for answers to Red Sox's ALCS onslaught

BOSTON -- On the heels of back-to-back blowout losses, the Houston Astros are scrambling to find an answer for the ...

Oilers rolling on both ends of ice entering matchup with Ducks

The Edmonton Oilers have won their first two games of the season, and star center Connor McDavid already has a ...

Kraken conclude back-to-back against rested Devils

The Seattle Kraken finally looked like an expansion team Monday -- just in time to encounter the task of playing ...

Blackhawks battle Islanders in matchup of winless teams

Here come the 'Hawks, the flighty Blackhawks? Not quite. Yes, a three-game skid to open the season has frustrated the ...

Chicago to celebrate champion Sky with parade, rally

The WNBA champion Chicago Sky will be honored Tuesday with a parade through the streets of downtown, followed by a ...

Canucks attempt to foil Sabres in Buffalo

No Jack Eichel, no problem. With their star center's future in limbo because of a herniated disk in his neck ...

Mets' GM search goes on without Billy Beane, David Stearns

Two top candidates have been eliminated from the New York Mets' general manager search as the Oakland Athletics' Billy Beane ...

Sputtering Stars aim for offense vs. powerful Penguins

It's only a week and a few games into the season, but the Pittsburgh Penguins and Dallas Stars, who will ...

Alex Ovechkin pursues milestones as Capitals clash with Avalanche

Alex Ovechkin will aim to continue his torrid start to the season on Tuesday night when the Washington Capitals host ...

More fireworks expected as Astros visit Red Sox for Game 3

J.D. Martinez and Rafael Devers put on a grand display of power on Saturday to help the Boston Red Sox ...

Richard Sherman (hamstring) to avoid IR

Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Richard Sherman will miss a couple of weeks but is expected to avoid being placed on ...

Report: Diana Taurasi wrecked locker room door after loss

Future Hall of Fame player Diana Taurasi reportedly broke the visiting locker room's door in Chicago after the Phoenix Mercury ...

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Washington: states can order Covid vaccines for kids over 5 years

WASHINGTON D.C.: US health officials have notified states that they can now order doses of COVID-19 vaccines for younger children, ...

Conservative Marki-Zay wins runoff to challenge Hungary's Orban

BUDAPEST, Hungary: Conservative provincial mayor Peter Marki-Zay, a political outsider with no party affiliation, won an opposition run-off primary on ...

Accidental firing of Russian rocket causes Space Station to tilt

INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION: The International Space Station (ISS) unexpectedly tilted after a faulty test firing of thrusters on a Russian ...

Possible heart condition among teens using Moderna delays approval

WASHINGTON D.C.: Before granting approval for use in young people, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is studying whether Moderna's ...

In Sudan, thousands call for return of military rule

KHARTOUM, Sudan: On Saturday, thousands of pro-military protesters staged a rally in central Khartoum demanding that the government of prime ...

Three Chinese astronauts take up residency at new space station

BEIJING, China: Three astronauts from China have arrived at the country's new space station, a major achievement for a national ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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