Professional baseball players may not be fully recovered when they return to play after a concussion, a new study suggests. Researchers found that in the first weeks of play after time off for a concussion, major league players performed worse than players coming back from non-medical leaves of absence
NAGORO, Japan — Tsukimi Ayano made her first scarecrow 13 years ago to frighten off birds pecking at seeds in her garden. The life-sized straw doll resembled her father, so...
NEW YORK — Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred said on Monday he had received a formal request from Pete Rose asking that his lifetime ban for gambling on baseball games be lifted. Manfred told reporters at the Dodgers’ spring training camp in Arizona that he would consider Major League Baseball’s all-time hits leader’s request “on its merits.”
Minnesota looked to be at the front of the line to get a Major League Soccer team after commissioner Don Garber said on Monday that he is in ‘advanced talks’ with investors in the city. Bill McGuire, former chairman of UnitedHealth Group and owner of second tier club Minnesota United has been pushing hard for Minnesota to be at the head of the next wave of expansion in MLS.
The former girlfriend of Kurt Busch said on Monday she was “stunned” that prosecutors declined to file criminal domestic abuse charges against the NASCAR driver after a commissioner ruled earlier...
(Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Agriculture has identified the first infection of a virulent strain of avian flu in poultry in Kansas, confirming the virus has spread into a migratory bird route that runs through the center of the country.
WASHINGTON — Congress-man Jason Chaffetz insists his bid to overturn the NFL’s decades-old tax-exempt status has nothing to do with political posturing or electioneering. And the Utah Republican says his campaign to get rid of the tax break is not motivated by the recent travails of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, who has been excoriated for turning a blind eye to domestic abuse by some of his players.
PARIS — Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong would not have won seven Tour de France titles without receiving favorable treatment from the International Cycling Union (UCI), the current head of the world governing body said on Monday.
By Edwin Chan and Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple Inc. <AAPL.O> launched its long-awaited watch on Monday, including yellow or rose gold models with sapphire faces costing up...
Dustin Johnson overcame J.B. Holmes’s five-stroke final-round lead for a one-shot victory at the WGC-Cadillac Championships on Sunday