American Football

NFL: Duty calls as Massachusetts police escort Chiefs’ gear to game

NFL: Duty calls as Massachusetts police escort Chiefs’ gear to game

Published 08/12/2019

(Reuters) - Police in the American state of Massachusetts must have felt split loyalties as they provided an escort for football gear ahead of Sunday’s [more…]

NFL roundup: 49ers rout Pack, harass Rodgers all night

NFL roundup: 49ers rout Pack, harass Rodgers all night

Published 25/11/2019

The San Francisco 49ers’ defense held Aaron Rodgers to just 104 yards passing while sacking him five times en route to a 37-8 rout of [more…]

Blue Bombers tame Tiger-Cats to end Grey Cup drought

Blue Bombers tame Tiger-Cats to end Grey Cup drought

Published 25/11/2019

(Reuters) - The Winnipeg Blue Bombers ended a 29-year Grey Cup drought by beating the Hamilton Tiger-Cats 33-12 at Calgary’s McMahon Stadium on Sunday to [more…]

Hong Kong pro-democracy parties take 390 of 452 district council seats: RTHK

Hong Kong pro-democracy parties take 390 of 452 district council seats: RTHK

Published 25/11/2019

(Reuters) - Hong Kong pro-democracy parties took 390 of 452 district council seats, or nearly 90%, local broadcaster RTHK said on Monday, a day after [more…]

Brady far from impressed with Patriots offense

Brady far from impressed with Patriots offense

Published 18/11/2019

(Reuters) - New England fought back from 10 points down to beat the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday but judging by his glum post-game news conference [more…]

‘Pam! Pam! Pam!’: Shooting of protester marks step up in Hong Kong violence

‘Pam! Pam! Pam!’: Shooting of protester marks step up in Hong Kong violence

Published 11/11/2019

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong police shot and critically wounded a protester and a man was set on fire on Monday as the territory [more…]

Hong Kong leader says violence has far exceeded calls for democracy

Hong Kong leader says violence has far exceeded calls for democracy

Published 11/11/2019

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong’s embattled leader Carrie Lam said on Monday the violence that is roiling the former British colony has exceeded protesters’ [more…]

Moon, Abe back dialogue to resolve South Korea-Japan dispute

Moon, Abe back dialogue to resolve South Korea-Japan dispute

Published 04/11/2019

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea’s President Moon Jae-in on Monday suggested high-level talks to resolve a deepening political and trade row with Japan during a [more…]

North Korea, U.S. could hold talks in mid-November: South Korea lawmaker

North Korea, U.S. could hold talks in mid-November: South Korea lawmaker

Published 04/11/2019

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea and the United States could hold another round of working-level talks as soon as mid-November to expedite progress before a [more…]

Florida State fires Taggart

Florida State fires Taggart

Published 04/11/2019

Florida State fired embattled coach Willie Taggart on Sunday less than two years after hiring him to replace Jimbo Fisher. The Seminoles are just 4-5 [more…]