Hectic finish awaits all NBA teams in 2nd half of season

The second half of the NBA schedule will be hectic, all the way to the end. The league on Wednesday released the list of games that will be played between…

Rockies OF Ian Desmond opts out for 2nd straight season

Colorado Rockies veteran outfielder Ian Desmond is opting out for a second straight season. Desmond announced Sunday on his Instagram account that his “desire to be with my family is…

Lafrenière scores 2nd of season, Rangers beat Capitals 4-1

Alexis Lafrenière got a chance to play on the New York Rangers’ top line with Mika Zibanejad and Artemi Panarin, and the result was one of the team’s most complete…

Congo officials confirm 2nd death from Ebola in the east

BENI, Congo – A second case and death of Ebola has been recorded in Congo’s North Kivu province, according to officials. The victim was a 60-year-old woman who died Wednesday…

Paraguay’s 2nd division soccer players improvise to survive

Paraguay’s second division footballers are working as gardeners, builders and egg salesmen to survive during the COVID-19 pandemic. Most of them haven’t been paid by their clubs for more than…

MLB renews 7-inning doubleheaders, runners on 2nd in extras

Seven-inning doubleheaders and runners on second base to start extra innings will return for a second straight season under an agreement for 2021 health protocols reached Monday between Major League…

2nd major snowstorm in a week blankets Northeast

NEW YORK (AP) — A major snowstorm pushed through the Northeastern United States on Sunday, less than a week after a storm dumped more than 2 feet on parts of…

LeBron takes charge in 2nd OT, Lakers edge Pistons 135-129

LeBron James scored eight of his 33 points in the second overtime, Anthony Davis added 30 points and the Los Angeles Lakers narrowly avenged a loss in Detroit last month…

Schizophrenia is 2nd highest risk factor for dying of COVID-19, after age

Schizophrenia may be one of the highest risk factors for dying from COVID-19, second only to age, according to a new study.  Previous studies had found that people with mental…

Swiss skier Beat Feuz wins 2nd Kitzbühel downhill in 3 days

For the second time in three days, Beat Feuz triumphed in a race that he had unsuccessfully tried to win for a decade. The Swiss skier won this weekend’s second…