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Jerry Richardson Is About to Cash In on His Abuse

Jerry Richardson Is About to Cash In on His Abuse

Jerry Richardson, facing allegations of sexual harassment, announced on Sunday that he would sell the Carolina Panthers after this season.

Signs of Possible Match-Fixing in Wimbledon Men’s Doubles

Signs of Possible Match-Fixing in Wimbledon Men’s Doubles

David Marrero, left, and Fernando Verdasco after winning the doubles final at the Rio Open in February. They lost in the first round at Wimbledon last week.

The Players Are Retired. But Try Telling Them the Games Don’t Matter.

The Players Are Retired. But Try Telling Them the Games Don’t Matter.

Fans await the team buses before a recent game between former Liverpool and Bayern Munich players at Anfield. Masters football is enjoying a boom, and reaching into new markets.

Peeking Around Corners in the World Cup’s Provincial Cities

Peeking Around Corners in the World Cup’s Provincial Cities

One of the districts near the soccer stadium in Saransk.

Croatia Buries Argentina’s World Cup Hopes in a Deep Hole

Croatia Buries Argentina’s World Cup Hopes in a Deep Hole

Croatia’s Luka Modric celebrated after scoring against Argentina on Thursday.

Vikings and Eagles Fans, Look Away

Vikings and Eagles Fans, Look Away

Gary Anderson’s missed field goal, and Ronde Barber’s interception are among the worst playoff memories for Vikings and Eagles fans.

Ronaldo Joins Juventus, and Everybody Wins

Ronaldo Joins Juventus, and Everybody Wins

Cristiano Ronaldo will make his Serie A debut for Juventus against Chievo on Saturday.

Where Are the American Women in Olympic Figure Skating?

Where Are the American Women in Olympic Figure Skating?

Tara Lipinski won the 1998 Olympic gold medal; Sarah Hughes won the 2002 gold medal; Michelle Kwan won the 1998 silver and 2002 bronze medals; and Sasha Cohen won the 2006 silver.

Nick Foles Can Beat You at Football, Basketball and Ultimate Frisbee

Nick Foles Can Beat You at Football, Basketball and Ultimate Frisbee

At Westlake High School in Austin, Tex., Nick Foles was nearly as good on the basketball court as he was on the football field. His coach said he had the shooting ability, court vision and attitude to go as far as he wanted as a basketball player.

Luis Cessa Wilts in Replacement Start as Yankees Fall to Rays

Luis Cessa Wilts in Replacement Start as Yankees Fall to Rays

Luis Cessa left the game in the fourth inning after giving up a two-run homer.

A U.S. Open First Round Full of Struggles

A U.S. Open First Round Full of Struggles

Tiger Woods finished at +8 after opening with a triple bogey and struggling on the back nine Thursday during Round 1 of the U.S. Open at Shinnecock Hills in Southampton, N.Y.

Warriors, in Full Dynasty Mode, Sweep Cavaliers in N.B.A. Finals

Warriors, in Full Dynasty Mode, Sweep Cavaliers in N.B.A. Finals

Stephen Curry scoring past Jeff Green in the second half.

How Alabama Won the National Championship, Drive by Drive

How Alabama Won the National Championship, Drive by Drive

Alabama wide receiver DeVonta Smith, center, celebrated his game-winning touchdown.

Olympic Curling Rocked by Russian Doping Case

Olympic Curling Rocked by Russian Doping Case

Two Russian curling team members, Uliana Vasileva and Victoria Moiseeva. Their team was defeated by Switzerland on Monday at the same time that a doping case involving another Russian curler was rattling their sport.

Elise Mertens to Meet Caroline Wozniacki in Australian Open Semifinals

Elise Mertens to Meet Caroline Wozniacki in Australian Open Semifinals

Elise Mertens of Belgium celebrating after her 6-4, 6-0 victory over Elina Svitolina. Mertens reached her first major semifinal.

In a Top-Heavy Premier League, More Teams Rush to the Bunker

In a Top-Heavy Premier League, More Teams Rush to the Bunker

Everton, in blue, adopted a clear strategy of trying to frustrate Manchester United by sitting deep and waiting to take advantage of a mistake during their game on Monday.


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