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Iran Wins a Big Game, but Cheering Is Out of Bounds

Iran played South Korea in Tehran on Tuesday, the eve of the most solemn religious days in the country. Fans were urged not to cheer out of respect for religious values.
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We asked members of the Orlando Sentinel staff to share some of their memories of Arnold Palmer. Mulligan and more Arnold Palmer had a pet dog in his Bay Hill office. Its name was "Mulligan." Perfect.
Arnold Palmer's vast legacy isn't found just in his hallowed golf career, charity work and family. You'll find it inside of a glass as well. Palmer may not have been the first to mix iced tea and lemo
What made Arnold Palmer such an object of admiration? We originally made a list of 86 reasons for his 86th birthday. We figured we'd update it when turned 100. Sadly, we'll never see that day. But we
Formula One championship leader Nico Rosberg and Mercedes teammate and title rival Lewis Hamilton limbered up for their U.S. Grand Prix duel Friday, each setting the pace during practice.
Tiger Woods says he still believes he will surpass the record 18 major titles won by Jack Nicklaus, even though the former world No. 1 has been sidelined from competition for more than a year due to a
In Narcos, the television drama based on the life and crimes of Pablo Escobar, the now long-dead Colombian cocaine trafficker is shown making a roaring bonfire of banknotes to keep his family warm whi
Europe’s football leagues escalated the dispute with UEFA over recent Champions League changes Friday when they said they would end the agreement which ensures that European and domestic fixtures do n
Manchester City’s spine of goalkeeper Joe Hart, center-back Vincent Kompany, midfielder Yaya Toure and striker Sergio Aguero has anchored the team since 2011 in the most decorated period in its histor
Rudi Garcia faces a daunting first assignment as Marseille coach with the struggling French giants traveling to bitter rivals and reigning champions Paris Saint-Germain in Ligue 1 this weekend.
Six of the top seven face off, while Barcelona face a treacherous trip to Valencia in a blockbuster weekend of La Liga action.
Carlo Ancelotti’s Bayern Munich bid to claim a rare win over Borussia Moenchengladbach Saturday as the Bundesliga leaders look to get back to winning ways in Germany’s top flight.
They wanted to say thanks for an amazing performance against Toronto earlier this week.
7:30 p.m., Fox Sports Detroit, NHL Network: Wings get early look at P.K. Subban, Predators        
Our colleague, Detroit Free Press Sports Columnist Drew Sharp passed away Friday morning at the age of 56.        
New York Giants coach Ben McAdoo says the team has not yet decided whether Josh Brown will remain on the team after admitting to repeated abuse of his former wife.
Free Press columnist was 6 when he watched Walter Cronkite on the CBS “Evening News” and fell in love with journalism        
Philadelphia Flyers forward Dale Weise was suspended for three games without pay by the NHL on Friday for an illegal check to Anaheim defenceman Korbinian Holzer’s head.
AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Formula One championship leader Nico Rosberg and Mercedes team mate and title rival Lewis Hamilton limbered up for their U.S. Grand Prix duel with each setting the pace in pr
Deadline for Pistons to reach 15-man roster limit is at 5 p.m. Saturday        
Bill Murray is in Washington, D.C., to accept the 2016 Mark Twain Prize for American Humor at the Kennedy Center on Sunday, but before that he stopped by the White House to see President Obama and del
More than half the players beat-up Miami used at Virginia Tech were freshmen and sophomores, and Hurricanes coach Mark Richt is hoping depth won't be an issue in the future     
The bookie who took sports bets from UTEP Miner basketball players pleads guilty in federal court.        
After Patrik Laine set the hockey world on fire Wednesday night with an astonishing hat trick in only his fourth NHL game, the 18-year-old rookie’s celebration was modest. Laid back, even. &ldq
(The Sports Xchange) - Philadelphia Flyers forward Dale Weise received a three-game suspension from the NHL on Friday for his illegal check to the head of Anaheim Ducks defenseman Korbinian Holzer.
It’s getting close to decision time for Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy.        
Michigan State week doesn't begin until after U-M faces Illinois on Saturday (3:30 p.m., BTN).        
All that's left for the Chicago Cubs to do is make history
Ever since Amanda Nunes stepped foot in the UFC, she had one name atop her list of potential opponents.
The biggest names in Michigan sport offer their condolences for our colleague Drew Sharp, who passed away this morning.        
Before the Boston Celtics begin their much-anticipated 2016-17 season Wednesday against the Brooklyn Nets, they still have to make one final... Read More »
Highlands Park had successfully booked their place in the Telkom Knockout quarterfinal stage following their 2-0 victory against Chippa United in Tembisa at Makholong Stadium on Friday night.
AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Ferrari boss Maurizio Arrivabene offered a weary smile on Friday when asked whether there was a 'climate of fear' at his Formula One team.
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