College Football Expert Picks, Predictions: Week 5

College football expert picks, predictions for Week 5, including Arkansas at Alabama, Michigan at Iowa, and NC State at Clemson College Football Expert Picks, Predictions: Week 5 * next to the pick means the team will win, but not cover.Click on each game for the game preview and CFN Prediction Utah State at BYU Line: … Read more

MLB discusses plans for New York Mets-Atlanta Braves series with Hurricane Ian looming

Major League Baseball is considering contingency plans for this weekend’s crucial series in Atlanta between the Mets and Braves as Hurricane Ian bears down on Florida’s Gulf Coast. The rapidly intensifying hurricane was scheduled to make landfall Wednesday morning in Florida, while parts of Georgia are expected to see flooding rains and some coastal surge … Read more

NASA’s DART asteroid collision shown in newly released photos

Stunning images showing NASA’s DART spacecraft’s intentional collision with an asteroid were released Tuesday. The Italian Space Agency shared the first images snapped by the tiny camera trailing the vending-machine-sized spacecraft, the LICIACube — or  Light Italian Cubesat for Imaging of Asteroids. The images were transmitted seven million miles back to earth about three hours … Read more

Hurricane Ian nearly a Category 5 storm, landfall in Florida to be Wednesday

Gov. DeSantis urges Florida residents in Hurricane Ian path to evacuate: ‘This is your last chance’ Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis provided an update to residents on Hurricane Ian during a presser with other emergency response officials late Tuesday evening. DeSantis warned residents to exercise caution or to leave their homes if they are expected to … Read more

NFL Expert Picks, Predictions, Lines: Week 4

NFL expert picks, predictions, lines for Week 4 highlighted by Buffalo at Baltimore, Rams at San Francisco, and Kansas City at Tampa Bay NFL Expert Picks, Predictions: Week 4 * next to the pick means the team will win, but not cover.Click on each game for the game preview and CFN Prediction Miami at Cincinnati … Read more

Trump warns of possible World War III over Ukraine, Taiwan

Former President Donald Trump warned Tuesday that World War III could erupt over Ukraine or Taiwan — and said Russian President Vladimir Putin’s threat of unleashing nuclear weapons made this “a very bad and very dangerous time.” During an appearance on 77 WABC radio, Trump was asked by host John Catsimatidis what things “keep you … Read more

St. Louis Cardinals seal NL Central title with win over Milwaukee Brewers

MILWAUKEE — The St. Louis Cardinals finally separated themselves from the Milwaukee Brewers in early August after chasing them for much of the season. They haven’t looked back since, turning what had been a nip and tuck NL Central race into something of a runaway. MVP contender Paul Goldschmidt went 2-for-4 with a pair of … Read more

Miami Marlins’ Richard Bleier only pitcher since 1900 with 3 balks in same at-bat, gets tossed vs. Mets

Miami Marlins lefty Richard Bleier had himself an inning to forget Tuesday night against the Mets in New York, making major league history as the only player since 1900 to balk three times in the same at-bat, according to Elias Sports Bureau. Bleier, who opened the eighth inning in relief with the Marlins up 6-3, … Read more

New York Yankees win, secure American League East crown as Aaron Judge stays at 60 homers

10:01 PM ET Marly RiveraESPN Writer Close Marly Rivera is a writer for and TORONTO — From a near August collapse to a late September clinch. What seemed predestined when the New York Yankees were the best team in baseball in the first half of the season and looked doubtful with their subpar … Read more

Japan demands apology from Russia after consul detained by FSB

Japan demanded a formal apology from Russia — and threatened retaliation — after claiming its diplomat was “blindfolded and restrained” while being interrogated by the federal security service over suspected espionage. Japan’s Foreign Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi said Tatsunori Motoki, a consul based in the eastern Russian city of Vladivostok, had been subjected to a “coercive … Read more