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2 horses euthanized in 2 days at Santa Anita Park

2 horses euthanized in 2 days at Santa Anita Park

oska25/iStock(LOS ANGELES) —  Two horses were euthanized at Santa Anita Park, the famed Southern California horse racing track that gained notoriety last year for the deaths of dozens of horses.A 5-year-old gelding named Uncontainable was euthanized after fracturing its front right ankle on Saturday, and a 6-year-old gelding named Harliss was euthanized Friday for the…

New Orleans police toss the arrest warrant for Odell Beckham Jr.

New Orleans police toss the arrest warrant for Odell Beckham Jr.

Chris Graythen/Getty Images(NEW ORLEANS) —  A New Orleans security officer who filed a complaint against Cleveland Brown’s wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. for allegedly slapping him on the buttocks has decided not to pursue the charges.The officer, who works at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, was seen in a viral video with Beckham, who appears to slap…

Scoreboard roundup — 1/17/20

Scoreboard roundup — 1/17/20

iStock(NEW YORK) —  Here are the scores from Friday’s games:    NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION Final  Philadelphia  100  Chicago        89 Final  Indiana       116  Minnesota      114 Final  Toronto       140  Washington     111 Final  Memphis       113  Cleveland      109 Final  Miami         115  Oklahoma City  108 Final  Atlanta       121  San Antonio    120 Final  Dallas        120  Portland       112   ——  NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE  Final OT  Anaheim      2  Carolina   1  Final…

San Francisco Giants hire 1st female coach in MLB history

San Francisco Giants hire 1st female coach in MLB history

33ft/iStock(SAN FRANCISCO) — The San Francisco Giants announced that Alyssa Nakken will be an assistant on the coaching staff, officially making her the first female coach in Major League Baseball history.Nakken, a four-time Academic All American softball player for Sacramento State, joined the Giants in 2014 as an intern and worked on a variety of…

NFL star Von Miller on eye care awareness and his surprise Super Bowl pick

NFL star Von Miller on eye care awareness and his surprise Super Bowl pick

Scott Clarke/ESPN Images(NEW YORK) — Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller never took his health for granted. Entering his tenth NFL season, the seven-time All-Pro has missed just one game since the start of the 2015 season. He watched as his 95 consecutive games played streak was snapped this past year, when he missed one due…

Final four teams to battle for a spot in Super Bowl LIV

Final four teams to battle for a spot in Super Bowl LIV

artisteer/iStock(NEW YORK) — This weekend, the final four NFL teams will battle for their chance at the Super Bowl.The Tennessee Titans will take on the Kansas City Chiefs to play the winner of the Green Bay Packers vs. the San Francisco 49ers in the league’s biggest game.Watch the full report from ABC’s Good Morning America…

Scoreboard roundup — 1/16/20

Scoreboard roundup — 1/16/20

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Thursday’s sports events:NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONPhoenix 121, New York 98Milwaukee 128, Boston 123New Orleans 138, Utah 132 — OTL.A. Clippers 122, Orlando 95 Denver 134, Golden State 131 — OTNATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUEBoston 4, Pittsburgh 1Columbus 3, Carolina 2Florida 4, Los Angeles 3NY Rangers 3, NY Islanders 2Montreal 4,…

Mets manager Carlos Beltran resigns in wake of Astros sign-stealing scandal

Mets manager Carlos Beltran resigns in wake of Astros sign-stealing scandal

33ft/iStock(NEW YORK) — Mets manager Carlos Beltran resigned on Thursday after being implicated in a sign-stealing scandal that’s left three teams without managers just weeks before Spring Training.The 42-year-old is the latest member of the 2017 Houston Astros to lose his job after Major League Baseball revealed the team’s staff used video monitoring to steal…

Mets manager Carlos Beltran resigns following Astros cheating scandal

Mets manager Carlos Beltran resigns following Astros cheating scandal

33ft/iStock(NEW YORK) — New York Mets manager Carlos Beltran resigned from his position following his implication in Major League Baseball’s sign-stealing scandal, the team announced Thursday. The 42-year-old is the latest member of the 2017 Houston Astros to lose their job after the MLB revealed the team’s staff used video monitoring to steal the signs…

New Orleans police issue warrant for Odell Beckham Jr.

New Orleans police issue warrant for Odell Beckham Jr.

Allen Kee / ESPN Images(NEW ORLEANS) — The New Orleans Police Department issued an arrest warrant for Odell Beckham Jr. on Thursday, alleging the Cleveland Browns wide receiver committed “a simple battery” at the College Football Playoff National Championship. Beckham, 27, allegedly slapped a stadium security officer on the buttocks, and the officer filed a…

2 horses euthanized in 2 days at Santa Anita Park

2 horses euthanized in 2 days at Santa Anita Park

oska25/iStock(LOS ANGELES) —  Two horses were euthanized at Santa Anita Park, the famed Southern California horse racing track that gained notoriety last year for the deaths of dozens of horses.A 5-year-old gelding named Uncontainable was euthanized after fracturing its front right ankle on Saturday, and a 6-year-old gelding named Harliss was euthanized Friday for the…

New Orleans police toss the arrest warrant for Odell Beckham Jr.

New Orleans police toss the arrest warrant for Odell Beckham Jr.

Chris Graythen/Getty Images(NEW ORLEANS) —  A New Orleans security officer who filed a complaint against Cleveland Brown’s wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. for allegedly slapping him on the buttocks has decided not to pursue the charges.The officer, who works at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, was seen in a viral video with Beckham, who appears to slap…

Scoreboard roundup — 1/17/20

Scoreboard roundup — 1/17/20

iStock(NEW YORK) —  Here are the scores from Friday’s games:    NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION Final  Philadelphia  100  Chicago        89 Final  Indiana       116  Minnesota      114 Final  Toronto       140  Washington     111 Final  Memphis       113  Cleveland      109 Final  Miami         115  Oklahoma City  108 Final  Atlanta       121  San Antonio    120 Final  Dallas        120  Portland       112   ——  NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE  Final OT  Anaheim      2  Carolina   1  Final…

San Francisco Giants hire 1st female coach in MLB history

San Francisco Giants hire 1st female coach in MLB history

33ft/iStock(SAN FRANCISCO) — The San Francisco Giants announced that Alyssa Nakken will be an assistant on the coaching staff, officially making her the first female coach in Major League Baseball history.Nakken, a four-time Academic All American softball player for Sacramento State, joined the Giants in 2014 as an intern and worked on a variety of…

NFL star Von Miller on eye care awareness and his surprise Super Bowl pick

NFL star Von Miller on eye care awareness and his surprise Super Bowl pick

Scott Clarke/ESPN Images(NEW YORK) — Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller never took his health for granted. Entering his tenth NFL season, the seven-time All-Pro has missed just one game since the start of the 2015 season. He watched as his 95 consecutive games played streak was snapped this past year, when he missed one due…