Tue, 07 Dec 2021

Capital One takes lead among major bank by ending overdraft fees

MCLEAN, Virginia: Capital One bank has announced plans to cancel overdraft fees early next year, and becoming the largest bank ...

U.S. government writes off $2 billion in student loans

WASHINGTON D.C.: Earlier this month, the federal Education Department announced it is canceling another round of student loan payments, adding ...

Washington Justice add Kalios, drop Fury

The Washington Justice is signing off-tank Shin "Kalios" Woo-yeol, pending league approval, the organization announced Monday. The team also announced ...

Action split for AFC East showdown between Patriots, Bills

Josh Allen and the Buffalo Bills had their way against the Cam Newton-led New England Patriots one season ago en ...

Boston College QB Phil Jurkovec to return in 2022

Boston College quarterback Phil Jurkovec said Monday that he will return to the Eagles for the 2022 season. The redshirt ...

LeBron James, Lakers look to bounce back vs. rival Celtics

LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers will seek to bounce back from a loss to one rival with a ...

Rookies Lucas Raymond, Moritz Seider lead Wings vs. Predators

Lucas Raymond likely would be the NHL's Rookie of the Year if the voting were conducted this week. His closest ...

Patriots LB Jamie Collins set for return against Bills

New England Patriots linebacker Jamie Collins will be activated off injured reserve and available to play against the Buffalo Bills ...

Well-timed meals decrease risk of glucose intolerance despite improper sleep: Study

Boston [US], December 6 (ANI): According to a study by Brigham and Women's Hospital, night-time eating can lead to glucose ...

NFL roundup: Lions get first win with TD on final play

Jared Goff completed an 11-yard touchdown pass to Amon-Ra St. Brown on the last play of the game and the ...

After rough home loss, Trail Blazers try to rebound vs. Clippers

Once a handful at home, the Portland Trail Blazers have been left to pick up the pieces ahead of a ...

Steelers score late, hold off Ravens

Ben Roethlisberger and Diontae Johnson connected on the go-ahead touchdown with 1:48 remaining, and the Pittsburgh Steelers stopped the Baltimore ...

Jonathan Taylor, Colts run over Texans

Jonathan Taylor posted his seventh 100-yard rushing game this season and matched the franchise record for single-season rushing touchdowns, lifting ...

Reports: X-rays negative for Blazers G CJ McCollum (ribs)

The initial X-rays on Portland Trail Blazers guard CJ McCollum's ribs were negative and he will be further evaluated Sunday, ...

NHL roundup: Alex Ovechkin reaches milestone in Caps' win

Alex Ovechkin scored his milestone 750th National Hockey League goal as the Washington Capitals defeated the visiting Columbus Blue Jackets ...

Foundering Flyers brace for Steven Stamkos, Lightning

The Philadelphia Flyers have skidded to a season-worst seven-game losing streak. If the Flyers hope to avoid an eighth straight ...

NBA roundup: Kings end 15-game home losing skid to Clips

Terence Davis scored a season-high 28 points and the Sacramento Kings ended a 15-game home losing streak to the Los ...

Steven Stamkos' slap shot lifts Lightning over Bruins in OT

Steven Stamkos' slap shot from the right circle for his team-leading 12th goal of the season at 1:31 of overtime ...

Celtics cruise to 145-117 win over Blazers

Jayson Tatum had 31 points and 10 rebounds, Dennis Schroder scored 31 and dished out eight assists as the Boston ...

Steven Stamkos slap shot lifts Lightning over Bruins in OT

Steven Stamkos' slap shot from the right circle for his team-leading 12th goal of the season at 1:31 of overtime ...

Utah feels tested and ready for Cavaliers defense

Having passed a test against one tough defense, the Utah Jazz face another Sunday when they visit the Cleveland Cavaliers. ...

Ten tempting TD scorer props for Week 13

Week 13 is here and it's time to scan the board for the best touchdown scorer props of the weekend. ...

Celtics stumble into second half of back-to-back at Portland

The Boston Celtics face a quick turnaround as they play the second of five games on their Western Conference road ...

NBA roundup: Stephen Curry, Warriors halt Suns' 18-game win streak

The Golden State Warriors ended the Phoenix Suns' 18-game winning streak and reclaimed the top spot in the Western Conference ...

Jazz emerge with high-scoring win over Celtics

Donovan Mitchell put up a team-leading 34 points and Mike Conley added 29 points and seven assists as the Utah ...

Week 13 betting capsules: Bills, Patriots tussle for AFC East

The AFC East lead will be at stake when the New England Patriots visit the Buffalo Bills on Monday night ...

James Karnik, Boston College blow past Notre Dame

James Karnik had a season-high 17 points and 13 rebounds as Boston College rolled to a 73-57 win over Notre ...

Reports: Yankees hire hitting, pitching coaches

The New York Yankees will add to their coaching staff by hiring two of their player-development staff members -- Dillon ...

Bucs coach Bruce Arians: Antonio Brown's future undecided

Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Bruce Arians was noncommittal about Antonio Brown's future with the team on Friday. Brown and safety ...

Biden administration refuses to ban killer robots

US President Joe Biden has refused to sign a binding international agreement tightly regulating the use of ?killer robots.? Campaigners ...

Victor Hedman, Lightning look to keep rolling vs. Bruins

Victor Hedman and the Tampa Bay Lightning hope to avoid a third loss in four games when they head north ...

Predators aiming for consistency at home vs. struggling Canadiens

The Nashville Predators' week has ranged from sizzling hot to icy cold, but they hope to heat up with the ...

No. 5 UCLA visits Washington amid Huskies' COVID scare

No. 5-ranked UCLA visits Pac-12 Conference counterpart Washington on Sunday in Seattle -- if the host Huskies clear COVID-19 protocols. ...

MRI, AI may detect early signs of tumour cell death after novel therapy

Boston [US], December 3 (ANI): According to new research led by Massachusetts General Hospital, it has been found that magnetic ...

NHL roundup: Panthers overturn 3-goal deficit vs. Sabres

Aaron Ekblad had two goals and an assist and Anton Lundell scored twice the as Florida Panthers rallied from a ...

Colorado looks for better effort against No. 13 Tennessee

The Colorado Buffaloes went through the first part of their schedule not facing a ranked team. Now they are going ...

Jeremy Swayman, Bruins blank Predators

Jake DeBrusk and Brandon Carlo each scored a goal, Jeremy Swayman made a career-high 42 saves in his first shutout ...

Bills, Patriots set for Monday night battle for AFC East lead

Josh Allen and the Buffalo Bills had their way against the Cam Newton-led New England Patriots one season ago en ...

Celtics meet Jazz in matchup of surging teams

Donovan Mitchell and the Utah Jazz will look to close their four-game homestand on a high note with another win ...

Steve Addazio fired as Colorado State head coach

Colorado State fired head football coach Steve Addazio on Thursday following a 3-9 finish in 2021. Addazio, 62, coached the ...

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Massachusetts providing pathway to help for homeless youths

BOSTON, Massachusetts -- The holidays can be a tough time for many young people who have aged out of foster ...

Capital One takes lead among major bank by ending overdraft fees

MCLEAN, Virginia: Capital One bank has announced plans to cancel overdraft fees early next year, and becoming the largest bank ...

U.S. government writes off $2 billion in student loans

WASHINGTON D.C.: Earlier this month, the federal Education Department announced it is canceling another round of student loan payments, adding ...

Washington Justice add Kalios, drop Fury

The Washington Justice is signing off-tank Shin "Kalios" Woo-yeol, pending league approval, the organization announced Monday. The team also announced ...

Boston College QB Phil Jurkovec to return in 2022

Boston College quarterback Phil Jurkovec said Monday that he will return to the Eagles for the 2022 season. The redshirt ...

LeBron James, Lakers look to bounce back vs. rival Celtics

LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers will seek to bounce back from a loss to one rival with a ...

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