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Australia's unemployment rate falls to four-year low of 5.5%
- October 19, 2017

Australia's unemployment rate has dipped to 5.5 per cent following another strong spurt in jobs growth during September. Some economists say the Reserve Bank may have to lift rates in early 2018, such is the expectation for jobs growth. Over the past year, the states with the strongest annual growth in employment were Queensland (4.1 per cent), Tasmania (3.9 per cent), Victoria (3.1 per cent) and Western Australia (2.9 per cent). (more...)
Antonio Conte hits back at Jose Mourinho's crying comments Antonio Conte hits back at Jose Mourinho's crying comments
- October 19, 2017

Conte asked the journalist, "Do you think that is for me?" The Belgium global started for Roma against Chelsea in the Champions League clash at Stamford Bridge last night. At the end I think the result was fair. Mourinho, who had two spells as Chelsea boss, said there are other managers who "cry and cry and cry" about injuries. (more...)
Kevin De Bruyne in no rush to agree new Manchester City deal Kevin De Bruyne in no rush to agree new Manchester City deal
- October 19, 2017

The second half was completely dominated by Napoli , who took control of the ball and forced City to defend deep inside their box, which is not something the Blues are comfortable with. "We had some difficulties against a team that is causing difficulties against any team". Napoli had a chance to get back into the game but Dries Mertens missed a 38th minute penalty. (more...)
All Whites defender Durante out of World Cup playoff All Whites defender Durante out of World Cup playoff
- October 19, 2017

New Zealand's hopes of reaching the World Cup Finals in Russian Federation next year have suffered a setback after defender Andrew Durante was ruled out of the two-legged play-off against Peru in November due to injury. With Durante not available, young defender Sam Brotherton is likely to be the player who benefits when the squad to face Peru is named. NZF chief executive Andy Martin said the response was a "great result for football in New Zealand". (more...)
Twins To Decline $6.5M 2018 Option On RP Glen Perkins Twins To Decline $6.5M 2018 Option On RP Glen Perkins
- October 19, 2017

Perkins will now become a free agent and can sign with any team, however the belief is Perkins plans to retire from the game. The Minnesota native has spent his entire professional career with the Twins after a standout collegiate career at the University of Minnesota. (more...)
Denmark women's World Cup qualifier against Sweden cancelled amid wage dispute Denmark women's World Cup qualifier against Sweden cancelled amid wage dispute
- October 19, 2017

The DBU said it has also informed world governing body Federation Internationale de Football Association of the players" absence, and was "awaiting a disciplinary ruling that may be both financial, punitive and/or excluded from the entire World Cup qualification'. (more...)
Let Police Operate Drones for Emergencies-but with Full Transparency Let Police Operate Drones for Emergencies-but with Full Transparency
- October 19, 2017

Per the L.A. Times , the hotly contested decision allows police in the city to deploy the robots in a variety of conditions, including "tactical situations" (i.e. As a result, the Commission's approval of the draft policy likely opens the door to a broader range of permissible uses of drones at later dates-particularly when the policy does not require the LAPD to return to the Commission for subsequent approval of additional permissible uses. (more...)
Five-star prospect Emmitt Williams charged with sexual battery, false imprisonment Five-star prospect Emmitt Williams charged with sexual battery, false imprisonment
- October 19, 2017

The woman sent text messages to another friend recounting the events before contacting the Orlando Police Department. The accuser, whose name is redacted from the warrant, said Williams began following her around and imprisoned her against her will. (more...)
Real Madrid Star Gets Brutally Trolled For Display Against Spurs Real Madrid Star Gets Brutally Trolled For Display Against Spurs
- October 19, 2017

The match against Real Madrid saw Lloris concede his 236th in goal for Spurs , which means he's averaging 1.06 per game, or a goal let in every 84 minutes. Then Aurier went from provider to dunce as he stupidly went to ground and fouled Tony Kroos after sliding in. Hugo Lloris pulled off a miraculous save to deny Karim Benzema from putting Real Madrid ahead in the second half. (more...)
Voted tops in Big East
- October 19, 2017

Marquette earned all 81 available points to sit atop the poll, which was conducted by the league's head coaches who were not permitted to vote for their own team. Thomas showed all-around skills last season with averages of 12.3 points, 5.8 rebounds and 3.3 assists, and shared BIG EAST Defensive Player of the Year honors. (more...)
Aspen Initial Hurricane Loss Estimate: $310M Aspen Initial Hurricane Loss Estimate: $310M
- October 19, 2017

Aspen Insurance has revealed pre-tax losses from Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria of $310 million, net of reinsurance and reinstatement premiums. Approximately 75% of the total estimated losses are attributed to the Reinsurance segment and approximately 25% are attributed to the Insurance segment. (more...)
Jose Mourinho could be planning a move to PSG Jose Mourinho could be planning a move to PSG
- October 19, 2017

However, former Liverpool captain Redknapp claimed that Klopp was to blame for the goalless draw despite bringing on Daniel Sturridge, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Dominic Solanke in search of three points. Mourinho will have been particularly unimpressed with United's inability to test Svilar regularly, particularly given how uncomfortable he had looked with set-piece deliveries. (more...)
Spain beat France to enter quarters Spain beat France to enter quarters
- October 19, 2017

The " La Rojita " lost to Brazil 1-2 in their campaign opener and then beat Niger (4-0) and North Korea (2-0) to qualify for the round of 16 as runners-up from Group D. The team has had less possession than the opponents in all four of matches so far. The winners of the England v. Japan game will face the US on Saturday after they blew away Paraguay 5-0 on Monday. (more...)
Alicia Keys Returning To Coach NBC's 'The Voice' Next Season Alicia Keys Returning To Coach NBC's 'The Voice' Next Season
- October 19, 2017

This will be the third time Alicia has coached on the show, with the last time being season twelve where her artist Chris Blue won! In the video, she attempts to reveal the fourth coach by opening the stage door, but Blake and Adam keep messing with her. (more...)
Video of Vikings QB Bridgewater's Return to the Practice Field Video of Vikings QB Bridgewater's Return to the Practice Field
- October 19, 2017

After undergoing Regenokine treatment on his left knee in NY over the weekend, Bradford is back in Minnesota, according to head coach Mike Zimmer . Bridgewater suffered a horrendous knee injury in practice during training camp leading up to last season. (more...)
Harry Winks: 'Playing against Luka Modric was special' Harry Winks: 'Playing against Luka Modric was special'
- October 19, 2017

And he played extremely well under very hard circumstances, playing with an calmness that belied his age and playing experience. Marca rated Winks as two stars, one of the better players on the pitch, and believe he's proven to be "good in the centre of the pitch', even if most of Tottenham's attacks came from wide areas". (more...)
West Ham keeper Adrian: Right now I'm unhappy West Ham keeper Adrian: Right now I'm unhappy
- October 19, 2017

The Spanish worldwide has so far spent this season sitting on the bench as Joe Hart has been instilled as first choice since he arrived at the club on loan from Manchester City during the summer. He explained to Radio Marca: "If the situation continues, I will keep an eye on the market". The former Real Betis man signed a new Hammers deal in the summer but added: "I could try other leagues, I would not mind that. (more...)
Jorg Albertz has advice for Celtic
- October 19, 2017

He believes the Scottish champions would be a completely different proposition if they were allowed to compete in the Premier League. The 46-year-old former Ibrox star has suggested that Celtic leaving the Scottish Premiership and moving to the Premier League would be good for them. (more...)
Andrew Luck Suffers Setback in Recovery Andrew Luck Suffers Setback in Recovery
- October 19, 2017

I don't think anyone in this room can question Andrew Luck's toughness and willingness to go out and play with pain. According to Ballard, Luck's recovery was coming along as scheduled before this week's complication . That's why we never put a timeline on this. "It's kind of been coming along the whole time". "We're going to try and shut him down and calm it down right now". (more...)
Real Madrid vs Tottenham: Zidane speaks on 1-1 draw Real Madrid vs Tottenham: Zidane speaks on 1-1 draw
- October 19, 2017

Although the publication stresses that Tottenham have "repeatedly made it clear" that Kane, under contract until 2022, is not for sale, the Mirror reports that that won't deter Madrid next summer. "Now there is a return game at Wembley and we will go there to try and win it", Zidane told reporters. Both Tottenham and Real Madrid had their goalkeepers to thank in Madrid, with Hugo Lloris and Keylor Navas making a number of key saves. (more...)
Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie: 'I'm dramatic. I'm crazy' Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie: 'I'm dramatic. I'm crazy'
- October 19, 2017

Baby, that's all that matters". The Giants pulled Rodgers-Cromartie out of the game because he was limping badly and appeared injured. "I'm very disappointed", Mara told a small group of reporters at the conclusion of the National Football League owners' two-day fall meetings at a hotel in Manhattan. (more...)
Barcelona's Lionel Messi scores 100th goal in European competition Barcelona's Lionel Messi scores 100th goal in European competition
- October 19, 2017

And Ernesto Valverde's men, who dominated throughout in heavy rain, deservedly took the lead when Dimitris Nikolaou put through his own goal in the first half. Messi and Paulinho both threatened again in the closing stages, but it was Olympiacos that got the last laugh when Nikolaou - who had earlier scored an own goal and conceded the free kick that Messi dispatched - went some way to redeeming himself by rising highest in the area to plant a header into the top corner. (more...)
UofL board votes to fire Tom Jurich from athletic director post UofL board votes to fire Tom Jurich from athletic director post
- October 19, 2017

In a letter explaining Jurich's suspension, Postel mentioned the alleged wrongdoing in the basketball program as the main reason for sidelining the U of L athletics director. Jurich, who was hired in 1997, has been on administrative leave since September 27 while awaiting his fate. But, in fact, Jurich discussed the Adidas deal and its "broad terms" twice with Postel last April and worked with U of L attorneys and Postel's staff during the negotiations, Stemler told trustees in an October 11 ... (more...)
See how Kentucky fared in the SEC's preseason men's basketball media voting See how Kentucky fared in the SEC's preseason men's basketball media voting
- October 19, 2017

Maten was joined on the preseason All-SEC first-team by Porter, Williams, Florida guard KeVaughn Allen and Kentucky guard Hamidou Diallo. "I'm not sure if I would have picked us second, to be honest", White said. 7 and Auburn at No. 9. Diallo, a redshirt freshman guard, was voted to the first team. KeVaughn Allen - Florida, G, 6-2, 193, Jr., Little Rock, Ark. (more...)
Packers sign QB Jerod Evans to practice squad Packers sign QB Jerod Evans to practice squad
- October 18, 2017

The Packers announced Evans' signing Tuesday. Evans started all 14 games for Virginia Tech in 2016. Rodgers faces surgery and may be out for the season. The Packers' fourth quarterback option to end the preseason, Callahan is now one injury to Hundley away from playing meaningful snaps on Sunday against the New Orleans Saints. (more...)
Cormark Equities Analysts Decrease Earnings Estimates for Crescent Point Energy Corp (CPG)
- October 18, 2017

The rating was upgraded by Barclays Capital to "Overweight" on Thursday, October 29. The stock of Crescent Point Energy Corporation Ordinary Shares (Canada) (NYSE: CPG ) earned "Buy" rating by Dundee Securities on Friday, November 11. Bank & Trust Of America De, North Carolina-based fund reported 402,549 shares. Crescent Point Energy Corporation (NYSE:CPG) (TSE:CPG) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 27th. (more...)
Couture, Jones lead Sharks past Canadiens Couture, Jones lead Sharks past Canadiens
- October 18, 2017

Logan Couture scored a pair of goals and the San Jose Sharks extended their dominance of the Montreal Canadiens with a 5-2 victory Tuesday night. We wanted to get a good start here at home, and for whatever reason, we put ourselves in a spot where we really needed a win tonight to feel good going on the road trip, and we got it done. (more...)
Former Alabama star to miss rest of rookie season Former Alabama star to miss rest of rookie season
- October 18, 2017

Allen was drafted by Washington in the first round of this year's NFL Draft to improve the defensive front. That came before Allen was examined by Dr. Allen put together a remarkable career over four years with Alabama. In his third all-conference campaign, Allen also earned the Bednarik Award, Nagurski Trophy and Lombardi Award. (more...)
Dana White: Jones the biggest case of wasted talent ever in sports
- October 18, 2017

That person is the UFC President, who happens to fall into both categories. Jones began the youngest ever UFC champion when he defeated Maurício "Shogun" Rua in March 2011. Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is now going through the process of his latest potential anti-doping violation. White was then asked if he feels Jon Jones should have a lifetime ban due to his history with banned substances . (more...)
Sterling: I have never had interest in Arsenal Sterling: I have never had interest in Arsenal
- October 18, 2017

At that tournament, Sterling dubbed himself "The Hated One" on Instagram following England's opening game against Russian Federation. 'I didn't have any negative thoughts or anything bad about it. "You see stuff pop up and check it out because you don't know any better". 'It wasn't something that I was anxious about because Pep is an honest guy and he would have spoke to me before that. (more...)

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