Hope Solo accuses Sepp Blatter of sexual assault at awards ceremony

The USA goalkeeper Hope Solo has accused Sepp Blatter of sexually assaulting her moments before they went on stage together at the Ballon dOr awards ceremony in 2013 The former Fifa president Sepp Blatter has […]

Now in the Olympics, climbing bounds above more earthly sports

Edinburgh (CNN)Athletes typically push themselves beyond barriers and past personal limits. And for competitive climbers, the force they defy is Earth’s gravity itself. Climbing is an evolutionary holdover. As our ancestors learned, if the animal […]

Panthers pile on with 2 empty-netters, take down Sabres in Buffalo

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Roberto Luongo broke a tie with Curtis Joseph for fourth place on the NHL career victory list with 455, making 24 saves in the Florida Panthers’ 4-1 win over the Buffalo […]

Same old, same old: Cowboys’ Morris ready to replace Elliott

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Alfred Morris struck the same defiant tone from the last time the Dallas running back was preparing to replace suspended star Ezekiel Elliott. Roughly the same answer, too, heading into Sunday’s […]

Titans host Bengals, aim to continue AFC North mastery

For the Tennessee Titans, it’s another week of their month-long tour through the AFC North. When Tennessee hosts the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday at Nissan Stadium, it will mark its third straight game against its […]

Can Jack save Twitter’s blue checkmark?

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has to re-imagine verification.Image: AFP/Getty Images “The system is broken.”  That’s how Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey described the current verification system in the wake of the social media service adding the […]

Cowboys forced to take on Falcons without Ezekiel Elliott

ATLANTA (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys’ enviable running back depth will be tested, as will their three-game winning streak, when they figure to face the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday without Ezekiel Elliott. Barring another late […]

Kim Kardashian’s Screenshop is Shazam for clothing

Image: Invision/AP/REX/Shutterstock Instagram is, for many, a fantasy world. As we scroll through, the people that surround us are skinny, made up, denizens of exotic locations and, above all, better-dressed than we are.  Kim Kardashian’s […]

Scientists replace skin of ‘butterfly child’ with rare genetic disease

(CNN)For the first time, doctors were able to treat a child who had a life-threatening rare genetic skin disease through a transplant of skin grown using genetically modified stem cells. See the latest news and […]

Bills brace for steady Brees as Saints come marching in

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Don’t bother asking Sean McDermott if he’s glanced where the Bills are in the standings after matching their best first-half record in 17 years. Buffalo’s rookie coach shook his head, […]