1. Opinion: Did Andre Drummond deserve getting booed by Pistons fans? It’s complicated
  2. Lamoriello, Trotz orchestrate Islanders’ big turnaround
  3. ‘Going out with no regrets’: One last viral performance from UCLA gymnast Katelyn Ohashi
  4. Pascal Siakam picks up the slack to guide Raptors past Magic for 2-1 lead
  5. Nationals ride superb Stephen Strasburg effort to 5-0 win over Marlins
  6. Anthony Rendon out against Marlins, but Nationals confident he can avoid injured list
  7. Smoak nabbed after Laureano overthrow, but Jays sweep A’s
  8. Despite stars’ shooting woes, Warriors and Rockets are nearing an inevitable rematch
  9. Judge: Miguel Cabrera’s two kids with his mistress should share in ‘good fortune’
  10. NBA rescinds technical on Warriors’ Durant, Clippers’ Green
  11. Former Auburn coach Tommy Tuberville is running for a Senate seat in Alabama
  12. Taken from his mother at 6, NFL draft prospect Kevin Wilkins provides strength for two families
  13. D.C. United’s Russell Canouse likely to miss two more matches with injury
  14. Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s mother Brenda Jackson dies after battle with cancer
  15. Josh Jacobs was homeless in middle school. This week he could become an NFL first-round pick.
  16. 14 SEC players who could have breakthrough seasons
  17. Michigan State’s Winston staying in school, Ward leaving
  18. Backbone to Maryland football recruiting? Two miles down the road at DeMatha.
  19. Could one of these five players be on the move during 2019 NFL draft?
  20. USA Today Chosen 25 No. 1 overall player Cole Anthony commits to North Carolina
  21. These sports words just made it — in the dictionary
  22. NBA playoffs betting: Odds, lines for Tuesday, April 23rd basketball games
  23. USA Gymnastics signals confidence for its future with announcement of 2020 Olympic trials
  24. Philadelphia beats Montreal 3-0 for 4th win in 5 games
  25. Skydiver reunited with prosthetic leg after it landed in lumberyard after jump
  26. Alabama is an NFL draft factory. But scouts must decide: Is it the player or the system?
  27. The Latest: Judge orders Kraft video not be released for now
  28. Giants hit 4 homers, outlast Blue Jays 7-6
  29. Damian Lillard’s dagger gives Blazers ‘last word’ and ends Thunder’s season
  30. Justin Gimelstob’s battery charge puts onus on ATP to find moral fibre
  31. Jamie Cureton of Bishop’s Stortford joins Xavi and Raúl in the 1,000 club
  32. Eric Bledsoe keys rout as Bucks take 2-0 lead over Pistons in NBA playoffs
  33. Puig’s long homer helps Reds beat Braves 7-6
  34. Damian Lillard’s heroics, confidence have underdog Blazers believing
  35. Red Sox beat AL East-leading Rays 4-3 in 11 to finish sweep
  36. Magic made big strides in Steve Clifford’s first year
  37. Once again, Lillard Time moves Blazers along in the playoffs
  38. A new rite of passage for NFL draft hopefuls: Scrubbing your social media history
  39. Jazz stave off elimination with 107-91 win over Rockets
  40. Invigorated after Game 7 win, Bruins look to Blue Jackets
  41. White has career-high 36 points, Spurs beat Nuggets 118-108
  42. Joey Barton denies allegations over Barnsley tunnel incident
  43. Pro skier Dave Treadway dies after 100-foot plunge into crevasse
  44. Bruins and Blue Jackets ready for 1st playoff matchup
  45. European roundup: Niklas Süle winner boosts Bayern Munich’s title hopes
  46. Gerard Deulofeu takes Watford seventh with victory over Huddersfield
  47. NHL playoffs best bets: Breaking down the odds, picks to make for Thurday’s action
  48. Sportscaster Chet Coppock, who got his flamboyant start in Indianapolis, dies after car crash
  49. Fed Cup semifinal: Barty gives Australia 2-1 lead vs Belarus
  50. Understated as always, Nicklas Backstrom delivers for Capitals in Game 5
  51. Acuña’s late double rallies Braves, who split with Indians
  52. If you loved the movie ‘Tootsie,’ then you’ll be delighted with the new Broadway show
  53. Khris Davis, A’s agree to deal adding $33.75M for ’20, ’21
  54. Mueller report release not exactly appointment viewing
  55. The Night King is the true hero of ‘Game of Thrones,’ so maybe we should all be rooting for him
  56. Major League Soccer announces it will expand to at least 30 teams
  57. College golfer in hijab out to blaze trail for Muslim girls
  58. Court case threatens to take gloss off Ostersund’s rise
  59. George Zimmerman banned from Tinder dating app
  60. 76ers show off firepower to take down Nets in Game 3 for 2-1 series lead
  61. On live TV, instant Mueller report takes flowed — likely before anyone even read it
  62. SpaceX capsule suffers ‘anomaly,’ smoke seen for miles
  63. Groundbreaking Indian Ocean science mission reaches an end
  64. Drunk on smoke: Notre Dame’s bees survive cathedral blaze
  65. Jimmy Page reflects on Led Zeppelin’s legacy and its sound
  66. Alert: These toys and baby products were recalled in 2019, sometimes for deadly reasons
  67. Santana becomes US citizen before Braves, Indians postponed
  68. Taylor Swift calls songwriting her ‘protective armor’ at intimate concert
  69. Ex-UFC fighter Angela Magana releases tearful video statement after waking up from coma
  70. Flyers cut Kate Smith recordings, cover her statue after ‘offensive lyrics’ come to light
  71. Jack Osbourne marks ‘toughest year’ as he celebrates 16 years of sobriety
  72. Nebraska’s tough approach to medical marijuana may backfire
  73. Student sues Apple for $1 billion, claims face-recognition caused for false arrest
  74. Castleford’s Cory Aston finally breaks out of his famous father’s shadow
  75. Sabathia gets 1st win of season as Yankees top Royals 6-2
  76. Tiger Woods’ caddie, Joe LaCava, details aftermath of Masters victory
  77. What this week’s Apple-Qualcomm-Intel dance means for the future of 5G
  78. New Zealand and France to call for an end to online terror
  79. Tesla CEO heads down perilous road in pursuit of profit
  80. Here’s why ‘Avengers’ fans are freaking out about Natalie Portman
  81. Manchester United at Old Trafford are not scary any more, says Pep Guardiola
  82. D.C. United homegrown pupils gain advanced-placement status
  83. Demian Bichir announces the passing of wife Stefanie Sherk
  84. Browns’ Odell Beckham Jr. blasts New York Giants GM in Twitter rant, raves about Cleveland
  85. What to watch on TV tonight: ‘The Neighborhood’ season finale, etc.
  86. Stop Facebook’s targeted advertising by changing your account settings
  87. Chad Michael Murray reveals he made out with Jamie Lee Curtis on set of ‘Freaky Friday’
  88. Gray, Rockies beat Phillies 4-1 for 6th win in 7 games
  89. What law is Julian Assange accused of breaking?
  90. Mukbang reviews indulge our deepest, gluttonous desires, and YouTube viewers can’t get enough of it
  91. Playlist: Bronze Radio Return shares eclectic favorites
  92. Nationals recall reliever Austin Adams and place Austen Williams on the injured list
  93. Red Sox trade Swihart to Arizona for minor leaguer
  94. The 12 movies you must absolutely, positively see this summer (yes, including ‘Avengers’)
  95. ‘The Club’ spotlights the stars of 18th-century British culture — and invites some new members
  96. Monty Python celebrate ‘Life of Brian,’ honor ailing Jones
  97. ‘Miracle Creek’: a twisty legal thriller that shows how far parents will go for their kids
  98. Lightning, Penguins look to avoid surprising sweeps
  99. Virginia fans turn out to celebrate NCAA hoops title
  100. Facebook and Google to be quizzed on white nationalism and political bias as Congress pushes dueling reasons for regulation
  101. Exclusive: Watch two ‘Penguins’ fall in love (with Ed Helms narrating the sweet moment)
  102. Billboard tried to fit ‘Old Town Road’ into a neat box. But that’s not how we listen to music anyway.
  103. Ariana Grande, who has opened up about PTSD, posts images of her brain scans on Instagram
  104. The 5 coolest things we saw at Star Wars Celebration, from VR Vader to a ‘Mandalorian’
  105. AP source: Luke Walton reaches agreement to be Kings coach
  106. Tiger Woods’ roar is back at Augusta but Ian Poulter is no passenger
  107. Listen to the Talking Tech podcast
  108. 12 things to do in the D.C. area this week
  109. Net neutrality bill sails through the House but faces an uncertain political future
  110. Lomachenko goes Hollywood for title clash with Crolla
  111. Star Wars Celebration: Will we finally get our ‘Episode IX’ trailer and title?
  112. Star Wars Celebration: Will we finally get our ‘Episode IX’ trailer and title?
  113. Gwen Stefani’s face, lips criticized by shamers after ACM Awards: ‘Chill on the surgery’
  114. Has a football team ever had to play more than one game in a day?
  115. YouTube expands Coachella 2019 coverage, streaming on both weekends of music fest
  116. Polish novelist nominated for back-to-back Booker Prize
  117. Help Desk: How do you stop robocalls to your landline?
  118. The final day of the NBA season arrives, with much to decide
  119. NCAA Latest: Stats show tiny edges for Virginia, Texas Tech
  120. Tracking your pregnancy on an app may be more public than you think
  121. NCAA Latest: Stats show tiny edges for Virginia, Texas Tech
  122. Stars to celebrate British stage at Olivier theater awards
  123. Talking Horses: Tiger Roll for third Grand National if weights are right
  124. Sarah Blake’s ‘Naamah’ recasts the biblical flood story from a woman’s perspective
  125. New National Children’s Museum will finally open Nov. 1 after a delay
  126. A flood online of hate speech greets lawmakers probing Facebook and Google about white nationalism
  127. Who has scored the fastest match-winning goal and how quick was it?
  128. Wisdom throw years. Business of my life
  129. Football transfer rumours: Stoke to offload Saido Berahino after arrest?
  130. Premiership’s bottom side Newcastle lacking sense of direction in Bath defeat
  131. David Strettle try helps Saracens back to the top of the Premiership
  132. Kucherov, Lightning beat Canadiens 3-0
  133. FA Cup quarter-final draw: Manchester sides kept apart
  134. Gladbach salvages 1-1 draw with Frankfurt in Bundesliga
  135. Virginia basketball edges Notre Dame with little breathing room but no apologies
  136. Joe Gibbs touched by support following death of son
  137. Golf pro’s tournament hopes dashed after shooting a brutal 17 on second hole
  138. Google plans to add tens of thousands of new jobs as it expands in 14 states
  139. No pressure? Bailey’s job is to keep champion Beavers on top
  140. ‘Friends’ won’t always be there for Netflix: How Warner streaming could affect your shows
  141. Frank Robinson, the Nats’ first manager, was D.C.’s treasure those first two seasons of baseball’s return
  142. Madden NFL esports scene looks to brighter future after Jacksonville shooting
  143. Mets sign INF Danny Espinosa to minor league deal
  144. Grizzlies take next step in rebuilding, trading Marc Gasol
  145. Maryland football will pay defensive coordinator Jon Hoke $650,000 in first year
  146. Chicago Bears halt pregame perk, ending Packers fan’s suit
  147. Liam Neeson admits he wanted to kill after friend was raped
  148. Rickie Fowler blows five-shot lead in final round of Waste Management Phoenix Open
  149. Rickie Fowler shoots 64 for 4-shot lead at Phoenix Open
  150. Don’t make these rookie mistakes at your Super Bowl party
  151. 32,000 Belgian students march to demand climate protections
  152. James Ingram, Grammy-winning R&B singer, dead at 66
  153. Richarlison leads Everton to 1-0 win at Huddersfield in EPL
  154. A sharable ‘sit down’ electric scooter company is launching in Texas
  155. Actor in Fox’s live ‘Rent’ is injured, but show will ‘go on’
  156. Anne Hathaway Gives Royally Good Update On ‘Princess Diaries 3’
  157. The bicycle firm that wants to keep older people pedalling The bicycle firm that wants to keep older people pedalling
  158. Kardashian cousins learn Spanish, turn up to Portugese in Khloe Kardashian baby-class video
  159. Ruth Prawar Jhabvala’s stories capture an India that no longer exists
  160. Kylie Jenner addresses rumors she’s pregnant again
  161. The blown call in Saints-Rams reminded us sports are messy. More replay won’t fix that.
  162. Missed pass interference call on Rams at end of regulation haunts Saints
  163. US spy satellite launched into orbit from California
  164. Correction: Obit-Mary Oliver story
  165. Barnes wants third-ranked Vols to take nothing for granted
  166. Maren Morris starts 2nd album with uplifting “GIRL” single
  167. Letter grades for every college football coaching hire this offseason
  168. Broncos hire 49ers QBs coach Scangarello as OC
  169. Motley Crue’s Nikki Sixx expecting fifth child at 60, despite having a vasectomy
  170. What to watch on TV tonight: ‘Lip Sync Battle’ returns with the Fab 5, etc.
  171. Berube’s Blues playing well enough to make run at playoffs
  172. Cedar Run boys’ basketball: Patriot runs past Osbourn in second half
  173. 2 apps to help you stay healthy this flu season
  174. Redskins expected to keep Greg Manusky, after looking at other defensive coordinators
  175. A fridge that can order you food among AI marvels at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show
  176. Bryce Harper signing with the Cubs is ‘not going to happen,’ says Joe Maddon
  177. Measles: What we know and don’t about the disease
  178. Playlist: Guster’s Ryan Miller chooses songs he hopes his kids will love
  179. The non-alcoholic drinks at these D.C. bars are so good you won’t notice anything’s missing
  180. UConn coach Dan Hurley, Tulsa’s Frank Haith tossed after handshake
  181. Jerry Jones says Cowboys Coach Jason Garrett would have ‘five offers’ if available
  182. The Caps will honor Barry Trotz with a video tribute during Friday’s game
  183. Cardi B Unleashes On Trump In Instagram Video About Government Shutdown
  184. Serena Williams will deliver a message about women’s power — during the Super Bowl
  185. Petr Cech’s trophy-strewn career the result of enduring excellence
  186. Tottenham lose Harry Kane until March due to ankle ligament injury
  187. Extreme opponents of genetically modified foods think they know the most, but actually know the least: Study
  188. Keith Richards reissuing 1988 solo debut ‘Talk Is Cheap’
  189. Opinion: Dear Mom and Dad, cool it at high school sporting events
  190. Fancy footwork: Why NBA players love pedicures
  191. CES 2019: Google vs. Amazon, who won?
  192. Junk Food Companies Spend Billions Of Dollars On Ads Targeting Black Children
  193. After Trump serves fast food, Ayesha Curry invites Clemson to her restaurant for a ‘real feast’
  194. Volkswagen to build electric vehicles at Tennessee plant
  195. Ruby Walsh makes his mark on Laurina and has eyes on Cheltenham
  196. Fish fumes blamed for allergy death of Brooklyn boy
  197. Britney Spears Is Taking An ‘Indefinite Work Hiatus’ After Father’s Hospitalization
  198. Romelu Lukaku sinks Reading to give Solskjær fifth Manchester United win
  199. Lady Gaga Galvanizes Fans In Cyber-Max Enigma Concert In Vegas Residency Debut
  200. What to watch tonight: ‘Black Mirror: Bandersnatch’ episode premiere
  201. Developer Lucas Pope continues to play with the idea of game-player as worker in ‘Return of the Obra Dinn’
  202. Talking Horses: Houblon Des Obeaux can lift valuable veterans’ prize
  203. Why LaMelo Ball was attending a Michigan basketball game
  204. NFL Week 15 winners, losers: New England Patriots’ loss is Houston Texans’ gain
  205. What we learned about the Bears in 24-17 win over the Packers that clinched the NFC North
  206. As Nationals mull second base options, there’s ‘mutual interest’ with Josh Harrison
  207. Voight’s career night of 52 points leads Northern Illinois
  208. Pharrell Williams, Robin Thicke Ordered To Pay $5 Million To Marvin Gaye Estate
  209. Glaxo, Pfizer to merge consumer health care divisions
  210. Alex Smith goes home from hospital after ‘difficult ride,’ with his NFL future still uncertain
  211. ‘Mary Poppins,’ ‘Aquaman’ and more: Your guide to 2018’s must-see holiday movies
  212. Girls’ basketball Top 20: Area teams challenge themselves against tough out-of-state competition
  213. Six logical teams for Ravens’ Joe Flacco in 2019 as his time in Baltimore winds to a close
  214. James Dolan leaves open the possibility of selling the New York Knicks
  215. How can a sport worth billions spend just a pittance on fighting racism?
  216. Shaq says his Lakers would ‘easily beat’ Warriors, debates Jordan-LeBron
  217. Andrew McCutchen agrees to 3-year deal with Phillies – who still have room to maneuver
  218. Cyrille Regis remembered by Viv Anderson Cyrille Regis remembered by Viv Anderson
  219. China suspected in huge Marriott data breach, official says
  220. Consumer robots are dead; long live Alexa
  221. Serena Williams Shares Weirdly Wonderful Pic Of Daughter And Doll
  222. Stars who had a rough year in 2018: Sarah Hyland, Ben Affleck and more
  223. US-China trade spat having role in climate talks
  224. Draft agreement emerges at UN climate talks, pitfalls remain
  225. Utah State routs North Texas 52-13 in New Mexico Bowl
  226. Thousands cheer champion Atlanta United at downtown parade
  227. ‘Young miracle:’ Baby recovers from Ebola in Congo outbreak
  228. You might think ‘panties’ in the title means the play’s funny. If only.
  229. ‘We’re fighting for our lives’: Diabetic activists take on drug companies
  230. The Latest: Virgin Galactic sending rocket to edge of space
  231. The surprising truth about becoming a mother in your 50s – from the women who know The surprising truth about becoming a mother in your 50s – from the women who know
  232. TV and radio listings: December 12
  233. Chelsea fan ‘denies racially abusing Raheem Sterling’
  234. Johnny Sexton set to end career in Ireland after signing contract extension
  235. Splits deepen as UN climate talks near crunch time
  236. Racism in football: have you witnessed abuse at a match in the UK?
  237. Barkley rushes for 170 yards, Giants rout Redskins 40-16
  238. The Redskins’ defense was supposed to be their strength. In loss to Giants, it wilted.
  239. Utah State snaps 2-game skid against Weber State, wins 76-67
  240. Cardi B Learned She Was Nominated For Grammys While Leaving Court
  241. ‘What problem?’ When tricky solutions prompt an easy answer
  242. Former major leaguers Luis Valbuena, Jose Castillo die in car crash in Venezuela
  243. Kylie Jenner Slams YouTuber For Faking Travis Scott Cheating Scandal
  244. Enoch, Nwora enjoy big nights in Louisville’s rout
  245. USA Gymnastics finds a solution for its worst problems, but it might create new ones
  246. Colorado hires Georgia defensive coordinator Mel Tucker
  247. Woman acts as stand-in mom at same-sex weddings when biological parents don’t show
  248. 10-man Brighton beats fierce rival Palace 3-1 in EPL
  249. Guardian picks up honours at Football Supporters’ Federation awards
  250. Kid Rock ‘a great actor’ in ‘Waffle House Christmas’ music video
  251. Westbrook scores 29, No. 11 Lady Vols top Cowgirls 76-63
  252. The Latest: German official says coal deadline is premature
  253. UAB beats Middle Tennessee in C-USA title game 27-25
  254. Nick Jonas, Priyanka Chopra post wedding on social media
  255. The next steps for the NFL and Chiefs after Kareem Hunt assault video is released
  256. Rafael Benítez remains diplomatic on subject of protest by Newcastle fans
  257. Amazon wants to get Alexa into your car
  258. GM just made a big behind-the-scenes move to boost robot cars
  259. Chargers’ Gordon week to week after MCL sprain to right knee
  260. Margaret Atwood to publish sequel to ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’
  261. Tech takes center stage at L.A. Auto Show
  262. Steelers tight ends McDonald, Grimble dealing with injuries
  263. It’s must-win for Georgia, if not Alabama in SEC title game
  264. Cyber Monday deals on the most popular toys: Nintendo 3DS, Star Wars Droids, L.O.L Dolls, and more
  265. Mark Hamill Confirms Crazy Pitch He Once Made For Infamous ‘Star Wars’ Character
  266. Cyber Monday is almost here—here’s how to get the best deals on Amazon
  267. Smith scores 25, No. 8 Stanford beats American in Hawaii
  268. Ionescu scores 27 to lead No. 3 Oregon past Saint Mary’s
  269. Self-driving cars will likely lead to more sex on the road, study says
  270. Lyon boosted by derby win ahead of Man City match
  271. Justice Department and SEC subpoena Snap
  272. Miami rolls over La Salle 85-49 in Wooden Legacy
  273. Judge’s Decision Dismissing Female Genital Mutilation Charges Sparks Concern
  274. The Latest: Jacksonville State wins Mayan Division in Cancun
  275. Hollywood in the ’50s is slightly musty in ‘All Save One’
  276. The Match: Phil Mickelson baits Tiger Woods into $200K side bet
  277. The brilliant Saints just turned the Eagles’ Super Bowl hangover into a coma
  278. Valentine Holmes weighs up switch from NRL to NFL – report
  279. Exactly 33 years since his own gruesome injury, Joe Theismann ‘just so upset’ for Alex Smith
  280. Braden Holtby could return vs. Montreal; Evgeny Kuznetsov and T.J. Oshie remain out
  281. Minnie with 28 points, Eastern Michigan beats Boston 80-62
  282. Ryan Fraser fires Scotland close to Nations League promotion
  283. College football kickoff Week 12: SEC pauses in the homestretch
  284. ‘Be like water’: Panthers RB Christian McCaffrey’s peaceful flow is key to breakout season
  285. No. 10 LSU, Orgeron mindful of past upsets as Rice arrives
  286. Magnus Carlsen thwarts Game 5 ambush in draw with Fabiano Caruana
  287. Viola Davis strong: How the ‘Widows’ star put real muscle into her power drama role
  288. USA Gymnastics executive Ron Galimore resigns; he helped provide cover story for Larry Nassar
  289. Magnus Carlsen thwarts Game 5 ambush in draw with Fabiano Caruana
  290. NFL awards $35 million in grants for concussion-related medical research
  291. Minus Braden Holtby and Evgeny Kuznetsov, Capitals fall to Jets
  292. Kevin Harvick’s 6-year-old son already has a (dangerous) championship celebration planned
  293. Amy Schumer Reveals She’s Suffering From Hyperemesis Gravidarum
  294. Flames, fuel and windshields: 5 NASCAR pit crew members share their craziest stories
  295. How Netflix’s ‘She-Ra’ reinvents the Princess of Power for 2018
  296. Keith Urban, Brad Paisley, more stars mourn ‘hero,’ ‘Hee Haw’ host Roy Clark
  297. LeBron James scores 44 points to pass Chamberlain on all-time scoring list
  298. The pregame show might be the biggest reason to watch Tiger vs. Phil
  299. Breckenridge, Colorado, removing divisive giant wooden troll
  300. CommScope, getting ready for 5G, spends $5.7B for Arris
  301. Tell me whyyy, Kanye West and Mark Zuckerberg sing Backstreet Boys karaoke together
  302. LSU seeks to preserve top-10 rankings vs. Rice
  303. Slavisa Jokanovic deserved more time to transform Fulham’s fortunes
  304. Fans defend Demi Lovato from haters in post-rehab paparazzi shots
  305. Tony Stewart’s deadly collision still has Kevin Ward Jr.’s family off track
  306. How college football coaches returning to alma mater can be perfect fit for both sides
  307. Michelle Obama Reveals She Used IVF To Conceive Her Daughters
  308. Kate Upton has much different reaction to Justin Verlander not winning Cy Young
  309. We tried it: Night Sight feature on Google Pixel lets you shoot in the dark without a flash
  310. Dad sings to 3-year-old daughter to calm her as they drive through wildfire flames
  311. The grueling life of a NASCAR pit crew member
  312. The best book adaptations to hit screens in 2018
  313. What’s happening on TV tonight: The 52nd Annual CMA Awards, and more
  314. Kyle Lowry, Kawhi Leonard team up to make Raptors perhaps best team in the East
  315. Virgin Orbit mates rocket to jet for airborne launch system
  316. Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha’s ‘passion for horses’ praised amid racing tributes
  317. NFL power rankings, Week 8: Chargers break top five, while Redskins and Panthers move up
  318. Arbitrator rules in favor of Redskins in Scot McCloughan’s grievance over firing
  319. Ellie Downie: ‘My foot is very, very sensitive but I’m happy to be back’
  320. NFL wrap: Bears lose heartbreaker to Pats as Hail Mary comes up just short
  321. TV and radio listings: October 22
  322. Lakers’ chance for first win with LeBron James slips away in overtime as they fall to 0-3
  323. Startup plans to launch small satellites from Virginia coast
  324. European and Asian leaders seek to boost trade, security
  325. England’s domestic rugby union season to extend deep into summer
  326. Iranians masqueraded as foreign journalists to push political messages online, new Twitter data shows
  327. Mesut Özil orchestrates Arsenal in full flow to quench Leicester’s fire
  328. Nintendo takes Labo gaming kits to school to get kids interested in science, math and tech
  329. These are the 5 best Amazon deals this week
  330. TV and radio listings: October 23
  331. iPhone XR: The best $250 you ever saved on a new phone
  332. Does Botox curb your sexual pleasure?
  333. Restocked Kansas nabs No. 1 spot in AP Top 25 preseason poll
  334. Digital contraceptives and period trackers: the rise of femtech
  335. How country music has — and hasn’t — addressed the #MeToo movement in a difficult year
  336. Grisham takes readers on journey to Deep South in new novel
  337. NCAA 1-130 Re-Rank: Michigan cracks the top four and Ohio State plummets
  338. I’m a straight man but I am disturbed by my fantasy of being a woman having sex with a guy
  339. Daniel Radcliffe a stickler for the truth in buoyant ‘Lifespan of a Fact’
  340. Most Americans Who Can’t Get Pregnant Have No Way To Access Treatment
  341. Study: DNA websites cast broad net for identifying people
  342. DNA confirms a great white shark bit California boy
  343. The program to build NASA’s moon rocket could double in price to $9 billion, IG says
  344. CVS’s $69 billion merger with Aetna is approved in deal that could transform health-care industry
  345. Same-sex mice have babies
  346. Children ‘should be weighed up to age 18’, report says
  347. Johns Hopkins University Names Medical Building After Henrietta Lacks
  348. After Iowa State golfer’s killing, police found knives, DNA, court documents show
  349. How to Delete Facebook and Instagram From Your Life Forever
  350. Vitamin D pills – what’s the truth?
  351. Sixers coach Brett Brown: ‘We believe we could have played in the NBA Finals’
  352. Johns Hopkins University Names Medical Building After Henrietta Lacks
  353. The Week in Tech: Fears of the Supply Chain in China
  354. WR Emmanuel Sanders says NFL ‘has gotten soft’ after taunt draws flag, costs Broncos
  355. ‘Rudy’ turns 25: The 25 best football movies of all time, ranked
  356. ‘Rudy’ turns 25: The 25 best football movies of all time, ranked
  357. Sexual Harassment And Assault Have Lifelong Health Consequences For Women
  358. Vin Scully turns down Joe Buck’s invite to join NLCS broadcast
  359. Chance The Rapper Donates $1 Million To Chicago Mental Health Services
  360. Taylor Swift Opens 2018 AMAs With Explosive ‘I Did Something Bad’ Performance
  361. It’s Her Job to Get More People to Act Like You Right Now
  362. New Pixel Phones and Other Gadgets Keep Google in the Hardware Hunt
  363. Silicon Valley Investors Shunned Juul, but Back Other Nicotine Start-Ups
  364. Jimmy Kimmel Unloads On Donald Trump Over His Latest Lie About Health Care
  365. Steelers WR Juju Smith-Schuster says Bengals made ‘major threats’ at him
  366. Experts Said A War Zone Ebola Outbreak Would Be A Nightmare. It’s Been Even Worse.
  367. Another NASA space telescope shuts down in orbit
  368. Is it worth giving up alcohol for a month?
  369. WR Emmanuel Sanders says NFL ‘has gotten soft’ after taunt draws flag, costs Broncos
  370. New Pixel Phones and Other Gadgets Keep Google in the Hardware Hunt
  371. LSU incurs fined $100,000 after fans storm the field following Georgia win
  372. Taylor Swift Opens 2018 AMAs With Explosive ‘I Did Something Bad’ Performance
  373. How To Boost Vaccine Rates For Low-Income Families
  374. Sexual Harassment And Assault Have Lifelong Health Consequences For Women
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NEW YORK — Last Thurs afternoon, at the second flooring of a sophisticated fashion shop overlooking 5th Avenue, Josh Jacobs wove between the rack associated with $425 Tee shirts and a screen of style sneakers along with price tags getting close to four statistics. Jacobs a new couple of hrs to destroy, a valuable commodity throughout a whirlwind routine in advance of the particular NFL set up, where he is regarded as to be the greatest running back again available, most likely the only one that must be taken in Thursday’s first circular.

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Jacobs indexed one of the shoes or boots and inquired a flying salesman: “Say, y’all obtained these within 11 1/2? ”

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Jacobs treasures sneakers. He is the owner of more than a hundred and fifty pairs, as they carries along with him the particular hurt associated with owning not one. Jacobs grew to become an fitness star in Alabama, the violent, flexible running back again who plows through smaller sized tacklers, explodes around bigger defenders plus dusts linebackers on transferring routes. Prior to his university career, Jacobs grew up over the north aspect of Tulsa, raised plus protected along with four brothers and sisters by a doting father that did every thing he could below trying situations.

Designed for Marty Jacobs, Josh’s dad, that intended bouncing through hotel in order to hotel, looking for the best offer on a space that incorporated free morning meal. It designed late evenings and earlier mornings plus skipping foods so their could children were never ever hungry. For any short stretch out, it supposed living with Josh in his maroon Chevy Provincial, refusing in order to fall asleep plus keeping that gun nearby.

“The nearer we obtain, the more you are like, this really is real, ” Marty Jacobs said in the phone discussion. “I could have never thought the path this took to arrive at where he can be. ”

Last week, the way led to stores along 5th Avenue. Jacobs tried for the 11 1/2s and enjoyed what he or she saw.

“I remember, I did previously be crazy about being unable to get, such as, new Jordans that arrived, ” Jacobs said later on, riding via Manhattan at the back of a GENERAL MOTORS CO Yukon. “We took transforms getting shoes and boots. ”

Once, within seventh quality, Jacobs obtained a pair of black-and-red Air Michael jordan 13s. He previously them in the feet a lot he used out the particular soles. This individual never did not remember how good tugging them upon for the first time produced him really feel. His lifestyle has changed, nevertheless he requested the salesman for the style sneakers to become shipped house to Tuscaloosa, Ala., this brought your pet back to these Jordan 13s.

“Same feeling, ” Jacobs mentioned. “It’s type of the reason why I am big along with shoes at this point. ”

Like a teenager, Marty Jacobs imagined a simple living with a spouse and kids in a delighted home. He or she was increasing five children with his spouse — 4 they had jointly, plus the girl child from the previous connection — whenever she requested a divorce. The life span he imagined evaporated, changed by difficult choices and hard sacrifices.

Marty would ultimately gain guardianship of all 5 children — Josh was your middle within age — after a protracted divorce continuing. At first, thinking he would need to pay child assistance, he reduced to a one-bedroom apartment. Whenever that residence fell via, his aged landlord experienced already discovered a new renter. Suddenly, this individual was destitute.

“If it was simply me, I am cool, I could hang in a buddy’s home, ” Marty said. “But some of our buddies do some stuff I did not want my children around. My spouse and i to tell Josh, ‘We’re likely to do some stuff. ’ ”

Jacobs is at fourth quality, and his brothers and sisters were sticking with his mom while guardianship was being determined. Marty might pick Jacobs up through football exercise, take your pet to a drive-through for dinner and discover the most dependable place can for the evening. For a 7 days and a half, dad and kid slept within a Suburban. A single night, a person approached the vehicle. Marty did not know when the man has been just nosy or ill-intentioned, and he did not want to learn. Marty drawn a gun upon him.

Jacobs recalls only one factor from that will week: Their father has been always alert.

Unable to discover steady casing, Marty began living in resorts with all 5 of their children. For approximately six months, the particular Jacobs grew to become an itinerant family, jumping around Tulsa in search of the very best weekly price. They fused, and most vehicle rides integrated more fun — several prompted simply by Alicia Secrets singalongs — than holes.

“I grasped what was taking place, but I actually didn’t believe it was because bad since it really was, ” Jacobs stated. “I speculate I type of normalized almost everything. ”

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Marty labored to help make life regular for their children. He’d talk to The almighty and state, “I do not want to mess them upward. ” He’d pack up the vehicle late during the night, so their children wouldn’t see your pet moving their particular lives. He or she organized sports activities equipment plus schoolwork so that they could get in order to day care plus school promptly, even if this meant he’d arrive past due to work many days.

As soon as, he held his children in the vehicle as he happened to run into a purchasing plaza to get dinner. Within the parking great deal, two males got into a spat, and one of these brandished that gun. As he strolled back to the vehicle, seeing their kids within, Marty strolled between the guys, calm plus stone-faced. This individual didn’t wish his children to be frightened, and he considered the best way can was to appear like this individual was unafraid.

“If I actually look back again as a teen, I would have not imagined this particular for our children, ” Marty stated. “But it might have been even worse. I could are actually one of those dads that remaining. But I actually didn’t. I possibly could have done a few things that caused it to be easier. Yet I can not raise all of them behind the wall, do you know what I’m stating? ”

Friends pleaded with your pet to place the children in a refuge, but he or she said he or she knew they might be more secure with your pet, even in the hotel. Actually his children told Marty he necessary to eat plus sleep a lot more. Stress collected. “Emotionally, ” Marty mentioned, “I in no way had a opportunity to deal with the particular divorce. I believe a lot of that will started actively playing a part of my figure, too. ” He discovered it difficult to operate at an gas and oil company, so when he harm his vision on the job, he or she went on worker’s comp.

He or she soldiered upon, trying to reside by the mantras he recurring to their family. “Go through lifestyle understanding a person already have the no . We are looking for a indeed, ” he’d tell them. “If someone states yes, that is a earn. If somebody says simply no, that’s not really the end from the world. We now have already have that will. ”

By the time Jacobs reached senior high school, his dad had preserved enough to relocate into a home in a tough neighborhood to the north part of Tulsa. Jacobs recalls hearing law enforcement helicopters circling overhead plus gunshots outdoors his home windows. “It had been bad to the level where small children, like thirteen years old, had been catching body, killing individuals, ” Jacobs said. “It was challenging. ” Their family and neighbours recognized their athletic skill and shielded him, yet he has been tempted from the life this individual saw a lot of his colleagues living.

“It would have already been easy to market drugs or even rob individuals, ” Jacobs said. “It would have already been easy to do something like that. However it wasn’t worthwhile. You’re promoting a certain amount of medications, the come back on it is similar to, you might too have simply saved your cash. It was such as, was the danger really worth this for the fast money? ”

Jacobs excelled in each and every sport, actively playing everything from football to football, and when he or she put on the football head protection, he seemed a different person. Yet he certainly not dreamed of the particular NFL. Whenever he considered his long term, he noticed himself on college not really dominating on the football industry, but specialising in architectural. Schoolwork emerged naturally in order to him, and took calculus at McLain High. Nothing of his instructors or class mates knew regarding his house life.

Still, this individual wondered precisely why major university football applications overlooked your pet. As a younger, Jacobs brought the state within rushing, but his just scholarship provides came from Wy and Brand new Mexico Condition. Local reporters didn’t think his instructors when they known as in Jacobs’s single-game hurrying yardage counts, some of which climbed into the 400s, so Trainer Jarvis Payne invited these to games to find out for on their own.

“We had a popular school in the street, and were unnoticed because of the environment, ” Payne said. “Their thinking had been, ‘Nothing actually came out of McLain, so we are just likely to keep on shifting. ’ ”

During Jacobs’s senior period, out of the blue, their direction transformed. A trainer in Tx with an passionate interest in prospecting noticed online game film associated with Jacobs. He or she contacted your pet, shocked a lot more schools hadn’t shown attention. Jacobs experienced no Facebook account. The particular coach advised Jacobs to register for social media marketing and write-up his shows.

Two days later on, calls through college employers poured within. “Literally, 2 days, ” Jacobs said. One particular came from The state of alabama running shells coach Burton Burns. He or she attended among Jacobs’s golf ball games plus, on the spot, provided him the scholarship. Jacobs was therefore unknown he previously zero celebrities on prospecting website users. Once The state of alabama offered the scholarship, he previously three.

Jacobs did not find it difficult to adjust to The state of alabama, but the distinctions between their world presently there and how he or she grew up surprised him. The particular campus experienced flower-lined pathways and flawless buildings, as well as the football service was a structure. “Everything has been so great, it was strange, ” Jacobs said.

Jacobs joined up with a giant with a roster chocked along with elite working back employees. He performed sparingly like a freshman, yet by past due in his sophomore season, this individual became an important cog within the Crimson Tide’s offense. This individual gained thirty pounds, this individual said, via improved nourishment. As a younger, he obtained 14 touchdowns while Alabama’s depth avoided wear.

Pertaining to his initial two periods, he informed no one regarding his encounters growing up. This individual viewed all of them as personal and discovered them hard to discuss. Josh Maxson, Alabama’s assistant sports director just for football marketing communications, brought up the thought of making their story open public, telling your pet he could assist others within positions just like his.

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“That’s those things sold me personally about informing the story, ” Jacobs mentioned. He distributed it openly last summer season, and since people have thanked him.

“I have it every day, ” Jacobs stated. “It certainly makes you very pleased, to see individuals understand and they also care about specific things. ”

When he raised all of them, Marty Jacobs enlisted guidance for their children, hoping they would not really carry marks into adulthood. Jacobs rarely stated a phrase in all those sessions. Right now, when reporters contact your pet and share exactly what his boy has informed them, he or she is shocked, yet happy.

“Yeah, we all go through several stuff, ” said Marty, who is traveling to Nashville this week to invest the set up with his kid. “You’re not really by yourself. That is a system where he is going to achieve a lot of people he’ll never meet up with. ”

Jacobs appears back from what their father do with amazement. “I do not know how this individual did it, ” Jacobs mentioned. He considers it a great deal: Jacobs is really a father, as well. He marvels at their 3-year-old child Braxton, the way in which he can open up the fridge door themselves, pick out their favorite fruit juice and rise on to mattress. Jacobs’s function and skill will mean Braxton, who resided in Tulsa with Marty and the Jacobs family in 2009, will never go through the kind of lifestyle Jacobs experienced. When it comes period, Jacobs may tell their story once again.

“I’m going to let him know about almost everything, ” Jacobs said. “Obviously, he’s likely to be in another position compared to I was. Yet I want your pet to understand that will [lifestyle]. I want your pet to not reside it, yet to understand this to the point in which he doesn’t seem like he’s happy, or this individual doesn’t deal with people in different ways. I want your pet to understand every thing. ”

Jacobs may also explain this is behind moccasins on his ft. He appreciated those Michael jordan 13s, yet after this individual wore all of them out, for whatever reason he ended liking that will style. In the vast selection, he has additional Jordans, although not the 13s. When this individual thought about this last week within New York, right after he had arrive so far, this seemed like some thing to fix. “I’m likely to get some, ” he stated, and he smiled.

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