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U.N. again blocks shipment of sports gear to North Korean athletes

U.N. again blocks shipment of sports gear to North Korean athletes
  • U.N. again blocks shipment of sports gear to North Korean athletes FWC: U.N. again blocks shipment of sports gear to North Korean athletes

    Olympic leaders expressed disappointment Thursday after the United Nations once again blocked their efforts to send sports equipment into Noth Korea. The International Olympic Committee has been seeking to provide the equipment to North Korean athletes who are training to compete in the 2020 Summer…

  • Source: Pats adding $5M in incentives for Brady FWC: Source: Pats adding $5M in incentives for Brady

    The Patriots are expected to add a number of performance-based incentives to the contract of QB Tom Brady, who is scheduled to make $15 million this season.

  • Rookie RB Derrius Guice to undergo MRI on knee FWC: Rookie RB Derrius Guice to undergo MRI on knee

    Derrius Guice will undergo an MRI to determine the extent of his knee injury.Guice left Washington’s preseason game against the Patriots on Thursday night after hurting his knee. The rookie running back was examined on the team’s training table and then was seen with ice taped to his knee.The Redskins later said that Guice was being evaluated for a knee…

  • Dez Bryant interested in Browns but not ready to play yet FWC: Dez Bryant interested in Browns but not ready to play yet

    Dez Bryant says that he is interested in playing for the Cleveland Browns, but he is not ready to play yet.Browns general manager John Dorsey told reporters on Thursday that he has interest in Bryant, but the receiver is not returning his phone calls. Some took that to mean that Bryant is not interested in playing for Cleveland. So Bryant…

  • Wozniacki and Sharapova fall, Halep reaches Montreal quarters FWC: Wozniacki and Sharapova fall, Halep reaches Montreal quarters

    Rising Belarusian Aryna Sabalenka knocked out world number two Caroline Wozniacki in three sets in Montreal on Thursday.

  • Mayfield grades two-TD debut as 'not so bad' FWC: Mayfield grades two-TD debut as ‘not so bad’

    After his two-touchdown preseason debut against the Giants, Browns rookie quarterback Baker Mayfield said afterward he was glad to get the first game under his belt “so I can get more comfortable as I go down the road.”

  • European Tour Sent Tommy Fleetwood's $150K To The Wrong Tommy Fleetwood FWC: European Tour Sent Tommy Fleetwood’s $150K To The Wrong Tommy Fleetwood

    Last month, English golfer Tommy Fleetwood finished in 12th place at the Open Championship. This month, Florida golfer Tommy Fleetwood received the $154,480 owed to English golfer Tommy Fleetwood by the European Tour for his 12th-place finish, and his friend tweeted the proof. There it is, right above a $14.37 charge…Read more…

  • Rodgers: AEK will be tough test FWC: Rodgers: AEK will be tough test

    Brendan Rodgers is warning that AEK Athens will be “a real test” for Celtic in their Champions League qualifier on Wednesday.

  • Para Dance Sport duo seek Gay Games gold FWC: Para Dance Sport duo seek Gay Games gold

    They’ve competed for Team GB at the highest level – now the UK’s foremost Para Dance Sport couple are going for gold again, at the Gay Games.

  • This Children's Book Is Messed Up: Caps For Sale FWC: This Children’s Book Is Messed Up: Caps For Sale

    Caps for Sale: A Tale of a Peddler, Some Monkeys and Their Monkey Business is a children’s classic that was published in 1940. Written and illustrated by Esphyr Slobodkina, it’s an adaptation of a folk tale about monkeys stealing hats, because humanity’s entertainment situation was DIRE before streaming video.Read more…

  • Sanchez wants 'big signings' at United FWC: Sanchez wants ‘big signings’ at United

    Alexis Sanchez says Manchester United must sign players of Arturo Vidal’s calibre if the club are to compete for trophies this season.

  • The big winners and losers from Week 1 of the NFL preseason FWC: The big winners and losers from Week 1 of the NFL preseason

    The Browns’ QB situation looks pretty good — really! The 49ers’ injury report, less so. The first night of league-wide preseason action is in the books, which included the debuts of Baker Mayfield, Josh Allen, Saquon Barkley, and much of the rest of the 2018 NFL rookie class. There were a total of 12 games Thursday night, leaving four games…