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The Worst Soccer Loss....Ever?


Jupiterimages/Creatas/Thinkstock(PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea) -- Perhaps it's just a string of bad luck, or perhaps the Micronesian soccer team needs more time on the practice field. At the Pacific Games soccer tournament on Tuesday, Micronesia suffere

US Women's Soccer Team to be Honored With Ticker-Tape Parade in New York City


William Volcov/LatinContent/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Tuesday that the city will host a ticker tape parade this Friday to celebrate the US Women's National Soccer Team's historic World Cup win. The announcement

Wimbledon 2015 Week Two: Inside the Secret Bunker


ABC News(LONDON) -- The second week of the 2015 Wimbledon tennis championship has begun in London and ABC News' Bob Woodruff went into the rarely seen "bunker" where commentators have the perfect view of players on Centre Court. Woodruff spoke with ESPN&r

FSU Cuts Quarterback De'Andre Johnson After He Punched Woman in Fla. Bar


Allen Kee / ESPN Images(TALLAHASSEE, Fla.) -- Florida State University has booted its freshman quarterback from the team after video surfaced of his punching a woman at a bar. De'Andre Johnson, 19, was scheduled to start as quarterback this fall before he

NBA Player Matt Bonner Blames Elbow Injury on Bigger iPhone 6


iStock Editorial/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- At 6-foot-10, Matt Bonner should be able to handle a bigger iPhone with ease but the NBA player blames the smartphone for hindering his game.Matt Bonner said he suffered from tennis elbow in his non-shooting arm wh

US Women's National Team Parade In New York City?


William Volcov/LatinContent/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Now that they're back on US soil, members of the World Cup winning Women's National Soccer team are ready to celebrate.They'll appear at a rally on Tuesday and soon, they could have a ticker-tape parad

Mo Williams Tweets He's 'Coming Home' to Cleveland Cavaliers


Rocky Widner/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Mo Williams appears to be headed back to Cleveland.The point guard tweeted Monday night, "I'm coming home!!!!!  #cavsnation #cityilove #questforaring." He also changed his Twitter profile description to: "Offici

WBO Strips Floyd Mayweather of Title He Won in Pacquiao Fight


Al Bello/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Floyd Mayweather Jr. lost his welterweight world title on Monday, the one he won after beating Manny Pacquiao on May 2, for failing to adhere to the World Boxing Organization's (WBO) rules.According to the WBO, Mayweathe

Scoreboard Roundup -- 7/6/15


iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- AMERICAN LEAGUEHouston 9, Cleveland 4Minnesota 4, Baltimore 2, 10 InningsChicago White Sox 4, Toronto 2Tampa Bay at Kansas City (8:10 p.m., postponed, tornado)Detroit 12, Seattle 5  NATIONAL LEAGUECincinnati 3, Washingt

Newly Released Video Shows FSU Quarterback Striking Woman at Bar


Scott Clarke / ESPN Images(TALLAHASSEE, FLA.) -- Newly released video shows Florida State quarterback De'Andre Johnson punching a woman at a bar.The video released Monday by the Florida State Attorney's Office shows Johnson pushing a woman at the bar befo

"ESPN Magazine's" 'The Body Issue' 2015 Behind the Scenes: How Athletes Are Chos


Photo by Phil Ellsworth / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) -- On the field, U.S. women's soccer star Ali Krieger turned heads with her team's jaw-dropping win at Sunday's World Cup final. Off the field, she will be turning heads for a totally different reason becaus

"ESPN Magazine's" 'The Body Issue' 2015: Kevin Love Talks 'Full Monty,' Athletes


Photo by Joe Faraoni / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) -- ESPN The Magazine's “Body Issue” issue has celebrated the finest naked physiques of athletes from around the world, including tennis star Venus Williams, soccer goalie Hope Solo and baseball play

ESPN Magazine's "The Body" Issue 2015: Kevin Love Talks 'Full Monty,' Athletes R


Photo by Joe Faraoni / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) -- ESPN The Magazine's “Body Issue” issue has celebrated the finest naked physiques of athletes from around the world, including tennis star Venus Williams, soccer goalie Hope Solo and baseball play

The Future of American Soccer After Women's World Cup Victory


photogearch/iStock Editorial/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The U.S. team's victory at the 2015 Women's World Cup is part of a slow but steady trend of growing national interest in soccer. So what's taking so long? "Soccer is already being taken more seriously t

Rory McIlroy Injured


File photo. Allen Kee / ESPN(LONDON) -- Golfing champion Rory McIlroy may withdraw from the upcoming British Open due to an ankle injury.The star golfer ruptured a ligament in his left ankle while playing a game of soccer.McIlroy has not indicated how lo

2015 FIFA Women's World Cup: Carli Lloyd's Determination Fuels US Victory


Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images(VANCOUVER, British Columbia) — Carli Lloyd experienced the game of her life Sunday.The midfielder scored three goals — in the first 16 minutes — of the Women’s World Cup final, leading the United States to

Scoreboard Roundup -- 7/5/15


iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) —WOMEN'S WORLD CUP FINALSUSA 5, Japan 2INTERLEAGUEPittsburgh 5, Cleveland 3AMERICAN LEAGUETampa Bay 8, N-Y Yankees 1Toronto 10, Detroit 5Boston 5, Houston 4Baltimore 9, Chi White Sox 1Kansas City 3, Minnesota 2Seattle 2,

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Wins Rain-Delayed Race at Daytona


Sarah Crabill/NASCAR via Getty Images(DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.) — It was a long night for NASCAR drivers on Sunday night — a very long night that was capped with a very scary crash.After waiting out a lengthy rain delay, the Sprint Cup Series stage

MLB All-Star Game Starters Announced


Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- The Major League Baseball All-Star Game starting lineups were announced on Sunday night, with the Kansas City Royals landing four of the starting slots.A number of familiar names made the cut, with two-time M

Report: DeAndre Jordan, Mavericks Reach Agreement on Contract


Tar_Heel_Rob/iStock/Thinkstock(DALLAS) -- DeAndre Jordan is leaving the Los Angeles Clippers to join the Dallas Mavericks, according to a report by ESPN.Jordan and the Mavericks agreed to a four-year maximum contract worth more than $80 million that inclu
 
Dial N Deal - Friday June 26th 2015
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The 11th Hour - Guests & Topics June 22nd-26th 2015
Monday June 22nd James B. Huntington, PH.D Choosing a Lasting Career The Job-by-Job Outlook for Work's New Age Work's New Age Blog Tuesday June 23rd &  Wednesday June24th Thursday June 25th Adam Conrad - Real...
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Dial N Deal - Friday June 19th 2015
Amana Air Conditioner 12,000 BTU, 10 years old, not "Energy-Star efficient", but works great - $50 Donna, Altoona SOLD Lift Chair electric, tan upholstery, arm pads, barely used, 6 months old, looks like a typical living room chair -...
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