McCann drives in 3 as Braves beat Giants 6-3 Brian McCann hit a two-run homer and an RBI single in his third game this season after coming off the disabled list, and the Atlanta Braves beat the San Francisco Giants 6-3 on Thursday night to begin a four-game series between NL division leaders. More
One flight closer to space tourism Virgin Galactic is one flight closer to becoming a commercial "spaceline." The company's passenger spacecraft, SpaceShipTwo, completed its first rocket-powered flight Monday morning above the Mojave Desert in California. More
Police confiscate 4-foot, 2-pound marijuana joint California police confiscated a mammoth joint during a 4/20 pot rally on Saturday, reports the Los Angeles Times. As the paper notes, hundreds of UC Santa Cruz students gather each year for the event, and each year campus police confiscate things like bongs and dime bags. More
Barry Bonds Steroids Scandal: Home Run King's Obstruction Of Justice Conviction During Balco Scandal Upheld [VIDEO] According to reports, a federal appeals court upheld Major League Baseball home run ... a misleading testimony and avoiding questioning. Bonds was slapped with the obstruction of justice charge in April of 2011 after he tried to avoid a line of questioning ... 09/13/2013 - 6:49 am | View Link
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Former England defender Stuart Pearce has been fired after seven months as Nottingham Forest manager, paying the price for a poor run of form that jeopardized the club's chances of returning to the Premier League.
Forest says Sunday that Pearce was dismissed after talks with the club's Kuwaiti owner, Fawaz Al Hasawi, and has been offered an alternative role with the team.
Pearce, who played for Forest from 1985-97 and enjoys cult status at the City Ground, had guided the team to the top of the second-tier League Championship early this season.
Six losses in the last seven games, however, saw Forest drop to 12th place — 13 points off the playoff spots.
Forest, a two-time European champion, was last in the Premier League in 1999.