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Last Texts Sent Shortly Before Jose Fernandez’s Death Revealed

Miami Marlins' Jose Fernandez pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, in Miami, on Sept. 9, 2016. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miami Marlins' Jose Fernandez pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, in Miami, on Sept. 9, 2016. New text messages (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

Appeals for Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez and his friends—Eddy Rivero and Emilio Macias—not to embark on a late-night boating expedition went unheeded, according to newly released...

  • A tense moment for (L to R) back row Gary Pun, Lui Chi Hong, Robin Chok and Skip Stanley Lai of CCC-A as KBGC-A Philip Chan and Chris Chiu watch their Skip, Ye Sui Ying's last wood draw close to the jack to take 5 shots on the 17th end. However, Lai's team took 2 shots on the last end to win 20/15 with an overall score of 8/0 to CCC-A, and top position on the league table. KBGC-A lie second with 2 games in hand. (Mike Worth)

    CCC Extend Lead to 18 Points

    HONG KONG—Craigengower Cricket Club took a giant step forward to their first top-flight title in 22 years after prevailing in their top-of-the-table clash with the... Read more

  • HKFC-A player (No 8) pushes the ball behind the HKCC-A goalie for his team mate to slide the ball into the goal for HKFC’s 1st of 2 goals in this exciting premier Hockey match at HKFC on Sunday Sept 18, 2016. HKFC-A won the match 2-0. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

    Top Teams Edge Ahead, in Early Season Play

    HONG KONG—On Sunday Sept 18 a full schedule of 5 matches were played, 2 at HKFC and 3 at King’s Park. The early match played... Read more

  • Florida State University volleyball player Mara Green takes a knee during the national anthem on Sept. 14. (Facebook/Florida State University)

    FSU Volleyball Player Takes a Knee in Silent Protest After Kaepernick

    Before the volleyball players of Florida State University took on the players of Florida University on Sept. 14, one player joined the long list of athletes... Read more

  • Liam Malone of New Zealand celebrates winning the gold medal in the Men's 200m - T44 of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games on September 12, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  (Atsushi Tomura/Getty Images for Tokyo 2020)

    Pistorius Is Gone, so Who’s the Next Paralympic Superstar?

    Oscar Pistorius is gone and so far there’s been no replacement for the first athlete to compete in both the Paralympics and Olympics. But it’s... Read more

  • Simone Biles displays her gold medal for floor during the artistic gymnastics women's apparatus final at the 2016 Summer Olympics. Biles reveals she has ADHD after World Anti-Doping Agency database hacking. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)

    Simone Biles Addresses Medical Records Leak

    Simone Biles has responded to questions about her health after a hack of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA)’s athlete database on Sept. 13, revealed that... Read more

  • Defensive end Kedric Golston #64 of the Washington Redskins holds the American flag during the national anthem prior to a game against the Pittsburgh Steelers at FedExField on September 12, 2016 in Landover, Maryland. (Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

    Redskins Players Join Armed Forces Members in Holding Flag During National Anthem

    As NFL players continue to sit, kneel, and/or raise fists while the national anthem reverberates throughout sports arenas across the nation, the Washington Redskins took... Read more

  • Pittsburgh Steelers' DeAngelo Williams (34) warms up before a preseason NFL football game against the Carolina Panthers in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016. Williams was called out on Twitter for leaving a $.75 tip at a Maryland restaurant on Sept. 12. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)

    Pittsburgh Steelers RB DeAngelo Williams Leaves 75-Cent Tip For Waitress

    Pittsburgh Steelers running back DeAngelo Williams is set to make $2 million this season, but a Maryland waitress didn’t see a drop of it when she served... Read more

  • Oakland Raiders wide receiver Amari Cooper runs with the ball as Tennessee Titans inside linebackers Avery Williamson (54) and Wesley Woodyard (59) look on during the first half of an NFL preseason football game Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

    Titans LB Wears 9/11 Cleats Despite Threat of Fine

    Tennessee Titans linebacker Avery Williamson wore patriotic cleats despite the threat of a fine from the league. Williamson, 24, planned to wear the shoes in... Read more

  • In this Friday, Aug. 12, 2016, file photo, United States' Megan Rapinoe, right, kicks the ball past Sweden's Lisa Dahlkvist. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres, File)

    Megan Rapinoe, Soccer Player, Joins Colin Kaepernick in Protest of Anthem

    Megan Rapinoe, a professional soccer player who played for the U.S. Women’s National Team, joined Colin Kaepernick’s protest of the national anthem, kneeling before a... Read more

  • San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) passes against the Oakland Raiders during the second quarter of an NFL football game in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

    Obama: Colin Kaepernick’s Flag Protest Is His ‘Constitutional Right’

    President Barack Obama made a comment, while at the G20 summit, on San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s protest of the national anthem and flag... Read more

  • Former NFL quarterback, Tim Tebow throws a ball for baseball scouts and the media during a showcase on the campus of the University of Southern California, Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016 in Los Angeles. The Heisman Trophy winner works out for a big gathering of scouts on USC's campus in an attempt to start a career in a sport he hasn't played regularly since high school. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

    Tim Tebow Draws Interest From Atlanta Braves After Baseball Workout

    After announcing his desire to pursue a career in professional baseball in early August, Tebow held a workout at Dedeaux Field on the University of... Read more

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    Colin Kaepernick Draws Ire For Wearing Pig Police Officer Socks

    San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is being criticized by law enforcement for donning a pair of pig police officer socks as practice apparel. The... Read more

  • San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, middle, kneels during the national anthem before the team's NFL preseason football game against the San Diego Chargers, Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

    Colin Kaepernick to Donate $1 Million to Community Organizations

    Colin Kaepernick did something a bit different during Thursday night’s preseason game. Before Kaepernick’s San Francisco 49ers played an away game against the San Diego Chargers... Read more

  • San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick passes during the first half of an NFL football game against the Washington Redskins in Landover, Md., Monday, Nov. 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

    Report: Colin Kaepernick Can’t Tamper With Flag on Helmet, or He’ll Be Fined

    Colin Kaepernick can protest the national anthem and the American flag, but he can’t take the flag off his helmet, the NFL confirmed. His team,... Read more

  • San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick throws during an NFL football training camp on Friday, July 25, 2014, in Santa Clara, Calif. (AP Photo)

    Chargers Will Salute Military While Colin Kaepernick Is Slated to Play

    Amid Colin Kaepernick’s protest over the U.S. national anthem, the San Diego Chargers will salute the military when the San Francisco 49ers play on Thursday... Read more

  • Gymnast Gabby Douglas visits SiriusXM Studios on August 24, 2016 in New York City. Douglas was recently hospitalized for a mouth infection on 
(Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

    Gabby Douglas Reveals the Medical Condition That Landed Her in Hospital

    Gabby Douglas was noticeably absent when the Olympic gold-winning Final Five gymnasts presented singer Beyonce with Best Female Video at this year’s MTV’s Video Music... Read more

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