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Trump hails 'perfect day' for women's demo as protesters march against him

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The 2017 rally in Washington, D.C., and hundreds of similar marches created solidarity for those denouncing President Donald Trump's views on abortion, immigration, LGBT rights and more . "I think women are more empowered this year", Aviles, who attended the march last year as well, told CNN . "It was incredible that all these people came together", said Aly, who addressed the 2017 Chicago event. Read More »

Sergio Aguero's hat-trick condemns Newcastle to defeat at the Etihad

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When preparing for this game Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said his side face a tough test, despite their 5-0 win at Anfield against the South Wales side on Boxing Day. Sumpter knows Pep Guardiola's side will be eager to return to their winning ways after suffering a 4-3 defeat at Liverpool. BC-SOC-Man City-Newcastle, 1st Ld-Writethru, 262Aguero torments Newcastle with hat trick for Man CityAP Photo XAF144, XAF124, XAF142Eds: APNewsNow. Read More »

Australian Open 2018: Melbourne's extreme heat set to bite

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Djokovic looked far from his best in the 39-degree heat but was still too good for the enigmatic world No.39, maintaining his ideal record against Monfils with a 4-6 6-3 6-1 6-3 victory. "Something I've been working on, and definitely improved in the match today". And was no longer being in her twenties a problem? Sharapova advanced while seeded players fell in upsets in the first two rounds and was growing in confidence but had no answers for Kerber, who is on a 12-match winning ... Read More »

Wenger: Arsenal's Sanchez likely to join Man Utd

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It is understood City were confident that Sanchez wished to play for them but his desire to leave Arsenal this month rather than in the summer, and the sums offered by United, changed the picture. It was thought that a straight swap would happen but different valuations and contracts have complication the deal. Asked whether a deal was close, Wenger said: 'My understanding is yes. Read More »

How to Watch Brighton vs. Chelsea

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We tried always to move the attention on to the mistake of the player, and not the big mistake of the referee - not the one on the pitch, but the referee in front of the video. Chelsea kick-off this weekend's Premier League action on Saturday hoping to score their first league goal since the first week of January. The Blues have won each of the last seven games in all competitions. Read More »

Aly Raisman Blasts Larry Nassar As Sick And Pathetic

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Nassar is expected to be sentenced after the victim impact statements have concluded. But on Friday, she said she was one of the more than 140 women who was abused by ex-doctor Larry Nassar . She wasn't planning on being in court , Nassar is present for the testimonials, but she ultimately made a decision to go. "Today, along with the support of my family, I have chose to come forward and share that I am a survivor of Larry Nassar's abuse . Read More »

Tom Brady's hand was 'bloody mess,' required stiches

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Brady said he practiced on Friday, but he was listed with "limited participation" on the team's official practice report . Brady is scheduled to meet with the media Friday afternoon following practice. They're well coached. I know that, for sure. He was sporting Under Armour gloves on both of his hands, a fashion he said he's sported in the past when asked why a grown man would wear gloves inside. Read More »

Fernandinho signs new two-year Manchester City deal

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The form Otamendi and the rest of the city back line has been in - afforded the Blues a 12 point gap ahead of the next team who's threatening to take the title from them. That could mean less game time for Anthony Martial or Marcus Rashford but Sanchez is that good he could play anywhere in attack. "You never know. It happened in 2012 to us so why not?" Chelsea travel to Brighton without the suspended Pedro and Alvaro Morata as Antonio Conte's side look for a first league win in 2018. Read More »

Chelsea Told To Pay £20 Million For Andy Carroll

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Is Andy Carroll the right man for Chelsea and Antonio Conte? The Burkina Faso forward , now with Ajax, was however seen playing a non-competitive game against Arsenal in October 2011 when he was just 16. It is understood West Ham were happy for Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi to be included as part of any deal for Carroll. "Out of all the players on show - I don't mean it disrespectfully to the goalscorer - but the type of goal we conceded was heart-breaking". Read More »

Joel Embiid hoping to play in back-to-backs before February

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He has missed at least one game of the five back-to-back situations they've already had this season. T.J. made four-consecutive field goals and open shots off Embiid assists. That is just a small sample of the inundation of Embiid mentions on Rihanna's Instagram page late Thursday. But Embiid's amusing dismissal of entertaining a possible date with the Bad Gal didn't stop his fans from bombarding Rihanna's social media accounts with hilarious reactions. Read More »

NFL fared: Keenum leads Vikings to NFC title game

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Just how did this happen? Try to keep up. - In March 2016, the Rams traded with the Tennessee Titans in order to move up to the No. 1 pick of the draft. No way? Kurt Warner? The Eagles had six sacks, 13 additional hits on Sam Bradford and three takeaways. Drew Brees is our quarterback. Foles did not have to do anything wonderful this game to win. Read More »

Monster sex abuser Larry Nassar deserves Olympic gold in whining

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She was as confident and strong as she had been in the Olympic stadiums in London and Rio de Janeiro. In her testimony on Thursday , Raisman also criticized USA Gymnastics and the United States Olympics Committee for having not reached out following the allegations against Nassor or offering any kind of support to the victims. Read More »

Sharapova happy with progress ahead of Kerber test

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Finally, defending champion Swiss maestro had a tough evening despite winning as he was given a tough contest in a 6-4, 6-4, 7-6 victory over Jan-Lennard Struff. But not this time . Maria Sharapova marked her return to the Australian Open with a 6-1, 6-4 win over Germany's Tatjana Maria in the first round Tuesday. Read More »

Vikings team priest speaks out after miracle playoff win

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I was able to smile and say yes on both counts. So if the Vikings would have lost the game on Sunday, I know there would have been a lot of people who would have slumped into a severe depression. The road to Super Bowl LII is coming through South Philly. Brady is 26-9 in the postseason, including 5-2 in Super Bowls. Jake Elliott kicked a 61 yarder earlier in the season to beat the Giants and right before half time last week he had a clutch field goal of 53 yards outside in the cold ... Read More »

Can 'miracle' propel Vikings to Super Bowl — Sports Notebook

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The top-seeded team in the NFC has earned the right to host the title game. If you have followed the NFL this past season , it is clear that the New England Patriots have been the best team in the league. That's because the guy who got the Eagles this far, Carson Wentz , won't be suiting up, victim of a season-ending injury that puts backup Nick Foles in the driver's seat. Read More »

Eagles prepare to face best defense in NFL

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Expectations for the Eagles have dropped since Carson Wentz tore his ACL in Week 14. Brandon Graham tops the Birds with 9 1/2 sacks ... Their best offensive player was an undrafted wide receiver. Pederson meets with tight end Brent Celek, safety Malcolm Jenkins and others once a week to get a feel for the mood of the locker room, to talk about potential problems and air out grievances before they become distractions. Read More »

Mauricio Pochettino Hails "World Class" Striker Harry Kane

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Tottenham then scored either side of half time to give themselves a resounding lead in the 49th minute. "I've improved physically - recovery for games, getting ready for each game, eating right and ice baths", added Kane. "I think today, (number) one striker in the world, specific position, who's better than him?" You have to say, it was rather generous of the visitors to gift wrap such a gift for the double Golden Boot victor. Read More »

National Basketball Association suspends Rockets' Trevor Ariza and Gerald Green two games each

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The Rockets are upset that Griffin and Rivers weren't disciplined for their roles in the events that led to Ariza's anger escalating to the point that he stormed into the Clippers' locker room to confront them. Unless D'Antoni tries to test me, you know, and that'd be something different. "[But] if I didn't have this confidence or swagger in myself, I wouldn't be built to handle the negativity that I've gotten". Read More »

Sentence for sports doctor pushed to next week

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The onslaught caused Nassar to write Aquilina questioning, "my ability to be able to face witnesses these next four days, mentally". Nassar told Aquilina he had met with Community Mental Health since writing the letter, and that the letter had been a cry to mental health services. Read More »

Bitcoin plunges below $10000 following uncertainty in South Korea

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A senior Chinese central banker said that authorities should ban centralised trading of virtual currencies as well as individuals and businesses that provide related services. Since then, it's value has risen and dropped sporadically from day to day, dragging smaller cryptocurrencies such as Ether and Ripple along with it. Read More »

Longtime Jaguars fan to attend 4th playoff game in New England

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That will require Brady to prove he's healthy enough to lead the New England offense against by far the best, most talented defense the Patriots have faced all season. Ben Roethlisberger put up big numbers as the Steelers scored 42 points against the Jaguars in the second round, though that was an aberration. The top-seeded Patriots are 10-1 lifetime against the Jaguars, although the one loss came in the 1999 wild-card playoff round at Jacksonville. Read More »

Will Ferrell Conducts Hilarious Interview With Roger Federer After Aussie Open Win

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Monfils had lost all 14 of their previous professional meetings and, after he won the first set, the heat began to take a serious toll on the Frenchman, who appeared to consider retiring before eventually going down 4-6 6-3 6-1 6-3. Naturally, Ferrell's surprise appearance on the court delighted many Twitter users. His thick, curly locks have been a regular fixture on the tennis court since he entered the global arena. Read More »