Yahoo News - Latest News & Headlines
last updated: Thu, 02 Jun 2016 12:18:47 -0400

Water pollution in Rio ahead of the Olympic Games

Water pollution in Rio ahead of the Olympic GamesJust days ahead of the Olympic Games the waterways of Rio de Janeiro are as filthy as ever, contaminated with raw human sewage teeming with dangerous viruses and bacteria, according to a 16-month-long study commissioned by The Associated Press. The AP’s survey of the aquatic Olympic and Paralympic venues has revealed consistent and dangerously high levels of viruses from the pollution, a major black eye on Rio’s Olympic project that has set off alarm bells among sailors, rowers and open-water swimmers.


full story

Wash Post Sports
last updated: Sun, 13 Mar 2011 01:45:03 EST

NCAA basketball: Navy women beat American, earn first NCAA tournament bid
Navy seniors Angela Myers and Cassie Consedine were the first to embrace at center court following a 47-40 victory over American in the Patriot League final Saturday at Alumni Hall. Their improbable journey from the depths of the league standings four seasons ago to champions was complete, and ah...

full story

Sport | The Guardian
last updated: Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:00:39 GMT2017-03-22T16:00:39Z

Lukas Podolski’s farewell stunner for Germany sinks new-look England

The harsh reality is that Gareth Southgate’s first match since taking the England job full-time ended in disappointment and Germany have still not conceded a goal since Euro 2016, a sequence incorporating seven games – or, to put it another way, coming up for 11 hours of football.

Ultimately, though, England should not be too desolate bearing in mind their impressive contribution for long stages. A reasonable argument could be made that they were the superior team for the opening hour and, though Southgate will not want to make a habit of losing gallantly, he could be forgiven for thinking his new-look team deserved better than to lose to a spectacular 68th-minute goal from Lukas Podolski, making his final appearance for the German national side.

Continue reading...

full story

NYT > Sports
last updated: Tue, 21 Mar 2017 22:58:46 GMT

Chris Paul’s Fast Hands and Gruesome Fingers
Paul, the Clippers’ ball-hawking guard, has paid a price — multiple injuries to his fingers — for collecting more steals than any other active N.B.A. player.

full story

CNN.com - RSS Channel - Sport
last updated: Mon, 20 Mar 2017 13:08:57 GMT

Dubai World Cup: Arrogate primed for $10 million race
The overwhelming favorite for the Dubai World Cup title ran "perfectly" in a pre-race drill at the Meydan circuit.

full story

Fox Sports Top Stories RSS feed merging with Breaking News
The Fox Sports Top Stories RSS feed is merging with Breaking News. Please use http://feeds.news.com.au/public/rss/2.0/fs_breaking_news_13.xml instead.

full story

FOXSPORTS.com.au | Breaking News
last updated: Wed, 11 Jan 2017 23:58:00 GMT

The returning Saint who’s all grown up
AFTER a year away from St Kilda, Jake Carlisle is a changed man, according to a teammate, and is primed to reassert his influence on the AFL in 2017.

full story

www.espn.com - TOP
last updated: Wed, 22 Mar 2017 10:36:52 EST

Inside the 'Tinderization' of today's NBA
Inside the 'Tinderization' of today's NBA

full story

2017 NCAA Tournament: Sweet 16 brackets, predictions for March Madness - CBSSports.com


CBSSports.com

2017 NCAA Tournament: Sweet 16 brackets, predictions for March Madness
CBSSports.com
Yes, the first round of the NCAA Tournament was pretty much chalk, but the second round finally gave us the stunners we're used to seeing this time of year and plenty of close games. Top overall seed Villanova, No. 2 seed Duke and No. 2 seed Louisville ...
NCAA Tournament: Which NBA Prospects Are Shining In March?Sports Illustrated
March Madness 2017: Everything you need to know ahead of the Sweet 16Washington Post
Sweet 16 guide: Top NCAA matchups, players and story linesFOXSports.com
Yahoo Sports -Bleacher Report -ESPN -The News Journal
all 220 news articles »

full story

The new status quo
The World Baseball Classic rosters were announced on Thursday, drugs price and as we expected there are a couple of Pirates planning to participate. Team Canada will be of the most interest to Pirate fans. Russell Martin will be the starting catcher, and the Bucs

The World Baseball Classic rosters were announced on Thursday, drugs price and as we expected there are a couple of Pirates planning to participate.

Team Canada will be of the most interest to Pirate fans. Russell Martin will be the starting catcher, and the Bucs

Original article: The new status quo

©2017 Raise the Jolly Roger. All Rights Reserved.

full story