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Las Vegas police requesting Cristiano Ronaldo's DNA in rape case

Las Vegas police requesting Cristiano Ronaldo's DNA in rape case
  • Las Vegas police requesting Cristiano Ronaldo's DNA in rape case FWC: Las Vegas police requesting Cristiano Ronaldo’s DNA in rape case

    Cristiano Ronaldo is being asked by police to provide a DNA sample in an investigation of a Nevada woman’s allegation that he raped her in his Las Vegas hotel penthouse in 2009 and paid her to keep quiet, the soccer star’s lawyer and Las Vegas police said Thursday. Attorney Peter S. Christiansen…

  • NBA notes: DeMarcus Cousins will start when he's ready to return for Warriors FWC: NBA notes: DeMarcus Cousins will start when he’s ready to return for Warriors

    DeMarcus Cousins will start immediately for coach Steve Kerr when the All-Star center makes his long-awaited Warriors debut in about a week following a lengthy recovery from surgery on a torn left Achilles’ tendon. Cousins has targeted Golden State’s game Jan. 18 at the Clippers as his return date…

  • Panik's OT goal lifts Canucks past Coyotes 4-3 FWC: Panik’s OT goal lifts Canucks past Coyotes 4-3

    Panik’s OT goal lifts Canucks past Coyotes 4-3

  • Muller banned for Liverpool games FWC: Muller banned for Liverpool games

    Bayern Munich forward Thomas Muller has been banned for both games against Liverpool in the Champions League round of 16.

  • After Test high, India begin final preparations for World Cup FWC: After Test high, India begin final preparations for World Cup

    News 51   //    11 Jan 2019, 11:32 IST SHARE Share Options × Facebook Twitter Flipboard Reddit Google+ Email By Chetan NarulaSydney, Jan 11 (PTI) Hit hard by an unexpected controversy after the high of the Test triumph, India will look to fine tune their World Cup preparations in the three-match ODI series against an under-fire Australia, beginning here on…

  • Tropeano, Angels reach agreement, avoiding arbitration FWC: Tropeano, Angels reach agreement, avoiding arbitration

    Right-handed pitcher Nick Tropeano on Thursday agreed in principle on a one-year contract with the Angels for the 2019 season, avoiding a salary arbitration hearing in his first year of eligibility. The contract is worth $1.075 million, according to a person familiar with the negotiations but not…

  • Ex-Dodger Brian Dozier and the Nationals agree to $9-million, one-year deal, source says FWC: Ex-Dodger Brian Dozier and the Nationals agree to $9-million, one-year deal, source says

    Brian Dozier found his latest team — and the Washington Nationals found a temporary solution at second base. The free-agent infielder and the Nationals agreed to a $9-million, one-year contract, subject to the successful completion of a physical exam, a person familiar with the negotiations told…

  • FWC: Northwestern Officials To Shrieking Superfan: “How About We Not Do That Anymore?”

    You may not know the name Emily Harriott, but if you’ve managed to watch any Northwestern basketball over the last 3.5 years, you’ve definitely heard her voice. Nicknamed “The Shrieker,” Harriott is best known for her high-pitched screaming during opponents’ possessions at Wildcats home games. Here’s a snippet of her…Read more…

  • Kyler Murray's dilemma doesn't have to be the choice of a lifetime FWC: Kyler Murray’s dilemma doesn’t have to be the choice of a lifetime

    Oklahoma’s Heisman-winning quarterback has the decision of a lifetime in choosing to go pro in football or baseball. What a choice.

  • Murray announces plans to retire from tennis FWC: Murray announces plans to retire from tennis

    Andy Murray said Friday he plans to retire and is targeting this year’s Wimbledon as the final tournament of his career — if he can keep playing that long.

  • Andy Murray announces he will retire this year due to hip injury FWC: Andy Murray announces he will retire this year due to hip injury

    Andy Murray announced in an emotional press conference on Thursday that he will be retiring from tennis this year due to his hip injury. Murray missed four consecutive majors from the end of 2017 through 2018 and underwent hip surgery last January. He tried to return midway through the year and even played in the U.S. Open, where he lost…

  • Sri Lanka fold to end tour winless FWC: Sri Lanka fold to end tour winless

    Sri Lanka ended their tour of New Zealand without a win as they suffered a deflating 35-run defeat in the standalone Twenty20 at Eden Park.