Sean Rodriguez to Braves: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

The Atlanta Braves added one of the most versatile players in baseball Thursday by signing Sean Rodriguez to a two-year deal worth over $11 million, according to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports and Jon Heyman of Today's Knuckleball. Heyman...

Who is Moise Kean? The Juventus starlet in profile following his senior debut for...

He's fast becoming one of Europe's most wanted youngsters With his dyed hair and Mino Raiola as his agent, he has already been dubbed the new Mario Balotelli. And now Juventus are desperate to tie Moise Kean down to...

Thou shalt grow up and NOT be a wimp: 10 commandments to help shy...

Today's students have been branded "Generation Wimp" Hands up those students who are too embarrassed to ask the lecturer a question. Eight out of 10 at an English university say they are, but they only admit it in an...

Steven Gerrard has not only been a sublime footballer – he is a study...

Gerrard would want to thank plenty of people for his career If Steven Gerrard individually thanked all the people he wanted to thank, his retirement statement would have ran for ever. One of the greatest English players of the...

What We’re Thankful For

Turkeys on a German farm. Bernd Wüstneck/picture-alliance/dpa/AP Images This has been a hard year. Remember when David Bowie died? When Prince died? Merle Haggard? Alan Rickman? Leon Russell? Leonard Cohen? Sharon Jones? And those are just the famous deaths....

Sad Thanksgiving Stories We Hope Are Worse Than What Goes Down This Year

Conceptually, Thanksgiving is depressing enough to begin with. It celebrates unseemly American pastimes—genocide, violent sports, overeating—and even though it presents an annual occasion for family gatherings and once-a-year dishes, there's always potential for disaster. This year's more of a...

Hillary Clinton’s Lead Is Greater Than Multiple Former Presidents’

Clinton at a rally in Detroit, Michigan, earlier this month Here’s a talking point for Hillary Clinton supporters as they prepare for intrafamily political battles around the turkey this year: Her count in the popular vote continues to best...

Can Nancy Pelosi Survive the Trump Aftershock?

For the last 14 years, the one constant at the highest level of Democratic politics has been Nancy Pelosi. When she became the party’s leader in the U.S. House in 2002, Barack Obama was still a state senator in...

Cyber Monday 2016: Dates, deals and retailers taking part ahead of the online sale

Black Friday has become one of the biggest global shopping days of the year - with millions of eager bargain-hunters taking to the high street to pick up American-style deals on just about everything - from TVs to fashion...

Why is it called Black Friday? The history behind the year’s biggest bargain binge

Black Friday shoppers wrestle over a television on Black Friday 2014 In a few short years Black Friday has snowballed into one of the nation's biggest sales bonanzas of the year. If last year is anything to go by,...