Browns’ Garrett injured in one-car accident, status unknown

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland Browns All-Pro defensive end Myles Garrett remains in hospital care as doctors assess non-life-threatening injuries he suffered while flipping his Porsche in a one-car accident following practice Monday. As of 11:50 p.m., Garrett was still being evaluated following the accident, which happened on a rural road a few hours after the … Read more

Mali’s Kourouma, Dabou fight following loss to Serbia

Two members of Mali’s women’s basketball team duked it out Monday following their latest loss in what has so far been a winless appearance in the women’s World Cup. The brief, caught-on-camera scuffle took place in the postgame media area after the team was defeated 81-68 by Serbia, video posted online and social media shows. … Read more

Mac Jones has severe high ankle sprain in huge Patriots blow

The Patriots’ rough start to the season took another hit on Monday. Mac Jones was diagnosed with a severe high left ankle sprain, according to ESPN, and it’s expected to keep him sidelined for multiple weeks. The injury could require surgery and the team is still evaluating the best path forward, per the report. The … Read more

Flu season and COVID-19: Here’s how to avoid infections this fall

Kristina Nokes receives a flu shot from Scott Kendall at Rite Aid Pharmacy in Murray on Aug. 7, 2012. Doctors believe this flu season might be a severe one in the U.S. after Australia’s season just ended — and with it took 300 lives and caused 1,700 hospitalizations. (Scott G Winterton, Deseret News) Estimated read … Read more

AP Exclusive: Jimmie Johnson to retire from full-time racing

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson is retiring from full-time racing and will turn his focus toward spending time with family. He figures his future schedule will include no more than 10 bucket-list events, but the 47-year-old had no idea Monday what that will look like in 2023. Johnson told The Associated … Read more

Giants eager to shed past prime-time struggles against Cowboys

Does he?  “Yeah, I do,’’ Daniel Jones said. “I think we all do.’’  Really? He does? They all do?  How can Jones or any of his Giants teammates the past three years say with a straight face that they enjoy playing under the lights of prime time? Sure, the football world is watching, but what … Read more

Kadarius Toney downgraded on injury report in Giants twist

Shifty receiver Kadarius Toney is great at changing directions, but it’s not a good sign that he is headed backwards on the Giants’ injury report.  Toney (hamstring) was downgraded from a limited participant in practice Thursday to not practicing Friday, three days before the Giants will face the Cowboys.  Because the Giants only held a … Read more

Parents of New Jersey football player who died speak out

The grieving parents of the New Jersey high school football player who died after suffering an apparent head injury expressed regret over missing what wound up being their son’s final game. Xavier McClain, a 15-year-old sophomore and standout football player at Linden High School, spent nearly two weeks in a coma after he was brutally … Read more

Harrison Bader’s baserunning sparks Yankees’ win over Red Sox

Who needs an Aaron Judge home run?  The Yankees won in dramatic fashion again Friday night without Judge homering.  While Judge remained stuck on 60 homers again in pursuit of No. 61, the Yankees won their fifth straight, this one 5-4 over the Red Sox at the Stadium — and the last three wins have … Read more

The Story Behind Mortal Kombat’s Iconic Dragon Logo

You’ve probably seen the silhouette of Mortal Kombat’s dragon logo so often that you don’t even think about how little sense it makes. There weren’t any dragons in the original Mortal Kombat, and it doesn’t factor into the backstory about an interdimensional martial arts tournament to determine the fate of the planet. So what’s the … Read more