Nico Collins had a career-high 191 yards receiving and a fourth-quarter touchdown, and Jimmie Ward intercepted Denver's Russell Wilson in the end zone with 9 seconds left to left to help the Houston Texans hold on for a 22-17 win over the Broncos on Sunday. Ward leapt in front of intended receiver Lucas Krull to secure the fourth victory in five games for Houston (7-5) and snap a five-game winning streak for Denver (6-6). Wilson was intercepted a season-high three times, all of them after halftime.
Liberty: The Flames are playing in their first New Year's Six bowl and fifth straight bowl game overall after winning the Conference USA championship. Liberty has the the nation's top rushing attack at 302.9 yards, more than 27 yards per game ahead of No. 2 Air Force.
Fairytale of New York by The Pogues featuring Kirsty MacColl is heading towards the number one slot this Christmas after an outpouring of support from fans following the death of the band’s frontman, Shane MacGowan.
There is a certain kind of commentator – liberal, centrist and oh so certain – who specialises in explaining why things cannot change. From the economy to immigration, higher education to human rights laws, rather than justify why they believe in the status quo, their arguments are about why things cannot be different. Confronted by crises and change, they mistake their own passivity for wisdom.
RUKA, Finland — Canadian freestyle skier Marion Thenault captured season-opening World Cup gold in women's aerials on Sunday. The 23-year-old from Sherbrooke, Que., posted a winning score of 99.05 points ahead of Australian runner-up Danielle Scott's 88.47 under the lights at night. "I'm really happy. It was not an easy day for me," Thenault told FIS. "Also my suit didn't rip, which is good, because it was on the verge." Zhanbota Aldabergenova of Kazakhstan placed third. Thenault's World Cup vic
LEVERKUSEN, Germany (AP) — Victor Boniface kept German league leader Bayer Leverkusen's unbeaten start to the season intact with a goal to rescue a 1-1 draw with Borussia Dortmund. Leverkusen and coach Xabi Alonso looked on course to lose for the first time since May after Julian Ryerson's early goal for Dortmund. That all changed in the 79th minute when Patrik Schick, seconds after coming off the bench, found space to receive a pass from Odilon Kossounou in the penalty area and cross low for Bo
There were already cars in the parking lot at Green Needle Tree Farm in Winsloe, P.E.I., when it opened at noon on the first Sunday in December.After three decades of selling balsam fir trees to Island families, Thomson has seen his customer base grow along with the trees."I'm usually closed Mondays and Tuesdays," said owner Charles Thomson. "But this time of year I think they can come in on those days. It's getting close to Christmas." He said it is wonderful to see the families "and they love