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Edwina Tops-Alexander wins $1.4 million Super Grand Prix in Prague

Edwina Tops-Alexander wins $1.4 million Super Grand Prix in Prague

One fence down halfway, Edwina Tops-Alexander pulled out all the stops to become the first winner of the Longines Global Champions Tour Super Grand Prix in Prague. The Australian won the Super Grand Prix with a second-round time of 61.08 seconds, less than half a second faster than German veteran Ludger Beerbaum and almost four…MORE

Wimbledon tennis buys golf club, members to pocket $107K each

Wimbledon tennis buys golf club, members to pocket $107K each

Celebrities such as Piers Morgan and nearly 800 other members of a London golf club will earn £85,000 ($107,100) each after agreeing the sale of their Wimbledon Park Golf Club to the organizer of the Wimbledon grand slam tennis tournament. The All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) has acquired the land, which lies across the…MORE

Nicolas Chauvin: Club in mourning after death of teenage rugby prospect

Nicolas Chauvin: Club in mourning after death of teenage rugby prospect

A 19-year-old rugby player has died after suffering a serious neck injury during a youth match in France. Stade Français academy player Nicolas Chauvin broke his neck following a tackle against Bordeaux-Bègles on Sunday, resulting in cardiac arrest and brain damage. He was rushed to hospital but his death was later confirmed on Wednesday. “It…MORE

NFL commissioner defends handling of Kareem Hunt allegations

NFL commissioner defends handling of Kareem Hunt allegations

National Football League commissioner Roger Goodell on Wednesday defended the league’s handling of misconduct allegations involving players off the field, including recent assault allegations against former Kansas City Chiefs running back Kareem Hunt. Speaking to the media after the league’s annual winter meetings in Irving, Texas, Goodell said the league is doing an “extraordinary” job.…MORE

Hines Ward: Dallas Cowboys figuring it out at perfect time

Hines Ward: Dallas Cowboys figuring it out at perfect time

Two-time Super Bowl champion and CNN Sport contributor Hines Ward talks about his experiences from his 14 years in the NFL as well as providing other football observations. He was speaking to CNN’s Perry Kostidakis. In the 2005 season, we lost three straight heading into December, then won four in a row to end the…MORE

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Offset interrupted Cardi B on stage and she was not having it

Offset interrupted Cardi B on stage and she was not having it

Offset is upset. The Atlanta rapper crashed Cardi B’s performance at the Rolling Loud Festival in Los Angeles Saturday night to very publicly ask his estranged wife to take him back. He came onstage with a bouquet of flowers in hand and a cake reading, “TAKE ME BACK CARDI.” “I just want to tell you…

Pete Davidson makes brief appearance on ‘SNL’ after troubling Instagram post

Pete Davidson makes brief appearance on ‘SNL’ after troubling Instagram post

New York police said they performed a “wellness check” on “Saturday Night Live” cast member Pete Davidson after he posted an alarming note on Instagram on Saturday in which he said, “I really don’t want to be on this earth anymore.” Police officers met with Davidson in person, NYPD Lt Paul Ng said. Ng would…

The Peanuts gang is getting new life thanks to Apple

The Peanuts gang is getting new life thanks to Apple

The Peanuts gang is ready for some new adventures. Apple has struck a deal with DHX Media to produce new series, specials and shorts based on the beloved characters from the animated world created by Charles M. Schulz, a source familiar with the deal tells CNN. Apple has yet to announce the name of its…

David Letterman’s Netflix show renewed for Season 2

David Letterman’s Netflix show renewed for Season 2

David Letterman is calling Netflix home for another season. Letterman’s Emmy-nominated series, “My Next Guest Needs No Introduction” has been picked up for a second season, the streamer announced Friday. The six-episode season will premiere in 2019, but no official date has been set. It’s not yet known who will be seated across from the…