‘New football journey’: Tom Brady signs with Buccaneers

Six-time Super Bowl champion Tom Brady has signed a two-year contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Germany leads the way on soccer salary cuts as virus hits

As European soccer’s suspended season drags on, players are coming under pressure to take pay cuts

Italy’s coronavirus death toll surpasses China’s as doctors plead for more aid

CasPhotography/iStock(NEW YORK) — The coronavirus death toll in Italy surpassed China’s for the first time, becoming the first country to do so, as the prime minister announced that a task force of 300 volunteer doctors will be despatched to the worst affected areas of the country. As of Thursday, the total number of dead in …

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Tom Brady says on social media he has signed with with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Tom Brady says on social media he has signed with with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers

AP source: Falcons agree to 1-year deal with Todd Gurley

AP source: Falcons agree to 1-year deal with Todd Gurley

Tom Brady confirms he’s headed to Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Joe Faraoni / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) — Tom Brady confirmed he’s headed to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in a statement posted to Instagram Friday. “Excited, humble and hungry …if there is one thing I have learned about football, it’s that nobody cares what you did last year or the year before that…you earn the trust …

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Storm moves east with damaging winds, flash flooding and threat for tornadoes

ABC News(NEW YORK) — In the last 24 hours, damaging storms were reported from Texas to Iowa and all the way to Ohio. Reports of property damage were widespread in Arkansas, Illinois and Oklahoma. There are no reports of a confirmed tornado touching down, but it can’t be ruled out at this point. On the …

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Futures on US financial markets point to opening bump

Chaay_Tee/iStock(NEW YORK) — U.S. financial markets were set to open higher on Friday, possibly on news of government actions taken to help quell investors’ ongoing anxieties over the coronavirus crisis. Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average pointed to an opening jump of approximately 400 points, or around 2%. Futures on the S&P 500 were …

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English rugby in turmoil as season canceled below top flight

English rugby in turmoil as season canceled below top flight

Olympic champions in hard-hit Bergamo surrounded by death

Olympic champions Sofia Goggia and Michela Moioli are surrounded by death and despair in the Bergamo area of Italy

Czech hockey great Vladimir Zabrodsky dies at 97

Vladimir Zabrodsky, one of the best Czech hockey players in history has died

Former FIBA head Borislav Stankovic dies

The International Basketball Federation says its former longtime Secretary General Borislav Stankovic has died

Automakers offer to build ventilators as US faces critical shortage

Traimak_Ivan/iStock(NEW YORK) — Two U.S. automakers could soon reopen their idled factories and call back workers to manufacture what America desperately needs now: lifesaving ventilator machines. As the number of confirmed novel coronavirus cases continues to increase exponentially around the globe, U.S. hospitals and elected officials are warning government officials that these machines are in …

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US evacuating Americans from Morocco, as bans to block virus strand thousands abroad

KeithBinns/iStock(NEW YORK) — The U.S. has arranged chartered flights to evacuate Americans out of Morocco, according to an alert sent by the embassy and obtained by ABC News. Hundreds of Americans have been stuck in the North Africa country for days after the government announced Sunday it would shut down all travel in and out …

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The Latest: Non-Premiership English rugby canceled

All rugby in England below the top-flight Premiership has been canceled for the season

The Latest: Southgate’s message: Be responsible amid virus

The Latest: Southgate’s message: Be responsible amid virus

Isolation of families for COVID-19 raises concerns about domestic violence

smolaw11/iStock(NEW YORK) — As schools across the country close and employees are encouraged to work from home in order to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus, some experts are concerned about an increase in domestic violence. The outbreak of the coronavirus, formally known as COVID-19, hit in the United States on Jan. 21 with …

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Coronavirus patient: It’s ‘frustrating’ spring breakers aren’t practicing social distancing

ABC News(NEW YORK) — Scores of people across the United States are currently following the advice of public health officials, hunkering down in their homes in an effort to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus through social distancing. But even as more people have become ill, many college students on spring break vacation could …

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Coronavirus live updates: Quarantined cruise ship passengers reportedly refuse tests

mrtom-uk/iStock(NEW YORK) — A pandemic of novel coronavirus has claimed the lives of more than 10,000 people worldwide, mostly in Italy and China. The new respiratory virus, known officially as COVID-19, has reached every continent except Antarctica as well as every European country since emerging in the Chinese city of Wuhan in December. There are …

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Global coronavirus death toll surpasses 10,000, California governor asks all 39M residents to stay at home

narvikk/iStock(NEW YORK) — A pandemic of novel coronavirus, which began in China just three months ago, has tightened its grip around Europe and North America. The new respiratory virus, known officially as COVID-19, has spread to every continent except Antarctica as well as every single European country. There are at least 244,517 diagnosed cases globally …

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