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Oil set for 6th straight weekly decline as Omicron jolts markets
Crude has dropped sharply since October as consuming nations tap their reserves and a new coronavirus variant emerges.
Women in Chile voice fears over far-right presidential candidate
As Chile’s presidential runoff nears, some women fear victory for Jose Antonio Kast may roll back their rights.
Biden says crafting plan to deter Russian action against Ukraine
US president says plan aims to make it 'very, very difficult' for Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin to invade Ukraine.
Entire Yorkshire coaching staff quit club amid racism scandal
England’s most successful cricket club is under fire after a racism allegations made by ex-player Azeem Rafiq.
WHO chief scientist urges people not to panic over Omicron
No evidence yet to support a change in vaccines as they are 'highly effective', the World Health Organization says.
Bracketology: Purdue ascends to No. 1 overall seed in latest projection
The No. 1 overall seed changes as Purdue ascends after an impressive 7-0 start.
Women's Bracketology: Unbeaten Arizona ascends to No. 1 seed
With 100 days to go before Selection Sunday, the top line has another new team.
Notre Dame elevates DC Freeman to head coach
Notre Dame promoted defensive coordinator Marcus Freeman to head coach of the Fighting Irish on Friday to replace Brian Kelly.
Sources: Oregon offering extension to Cristobal
Oregon has offered coach Mario Cristobal a contract extension amid increasing chatter that he would be the main target at Miami if its head-coaching position opens, sources confirmed to ESPN.
Bears to start Dalton at QB with Fields still ailing
Chicago Bears veteran quarterback Andy Dalton will start instead of rookie Justin Fields (ribs) on Sunday against the Arizona Cardinals, head coach Matt Nagy announced on Friday.
Already a UFC legend, Jose Aldo is still in the championship hunt, with Rob Font in his way
Saturday's bantamweight main event in Las Vegas pits a former champ against a surging contender.
Ex-UFC title contender Spencer retires from MMA
Felicia Spencer, a former UFC title challenger who has competed against some of the top female fighters of all time, is retiring from mixed martial arts, she confirmed Thursday with ESPN.
McGregor says he'll be cleared to spar by April
Conor McGregor tweeted Saturday that he will be cleared to return to MMA sparring by April. And after that, McGregor wrote, "a return will be imminent."
UFC releases one-time title challenger K. Lee
Kevin Lee's manager told ESPN that the 29-year-old had multiple fights left on his contract, but the UFC elected to terminate the agreement. Lee is currently serving a six-month suspension from the NSAC for a positive drug test of amphetamine.
UFC's White says he tested positive for COVID-19
UFC president Dana White tested positive for COVID-19 this week and is currently in isolation in his Las Vegas home, he said on "The Jim Rome Podcast" on Wednesday.