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Kyle Edmund battles into quarter-finals at Erste Bank Open in Vienna Kyle Edmund battles into quarter-finals at Erste Bank Open in Vienna
- October 27, 2017

Both players claimed a break of serve apiece in the second before Novak eventually took the match into the third set after claiming the second in another tie-break. While Lucas Pouille knocked out Spaniard Guillermo Garcia-Lopez 6-3, 7-6 (10-8) and next faces fellow Frenchman Richard Gasquet . The Frenchman eventually came from behind to win 4-6, 7-5, 6-1. (more...)
Brazil president says 'truth won' after escaping corruption trial Brazil president says 'truth won' after escaping corruption trial
- October 27, 2017

He easily passed that mark with 251 votes for him, 233 against and the rest abstentions or absences. But the president's reform agenda appears in tatters, with little chance of passing an effective overhaul of the costly social security pension system after most Brazilian Social Democratic Party (PSDB) lawmakers opted for him to go on trial. (more...)
No evidence of match-fixing in NRL - NSW police
- October 27, 2017

Investigations stepped up a gear after the NRL and betting agencies referred on evidence of suspicious betting on a match between Parramatta and Manly in April 2016. Mr Greenberg said the NRL would work with the police on recommendations they have put forward to ensure organised crime does not infiltrate the NRL. (more...)
F1 Paddock Pass: Mexican Grand Prix F1 Paddock Pass: Mexican Grand Prix
- October 27, 2017

Sebastian Vettel has expressed his confidence in Ferrari Formula 1 chief Maurizio Arrivabene amid speculation about the team principal's future, calling him "a strong leader". "The pity was there were a couple of races for us where were just not there to fight", he said, referring to his disappointing outings at the Singapore, Malaysian and Japanese Grands Prix. (more...)
Luke Bryan heads to JPJ for 'What Makes You Country' tour
- October 27, 2017

Country superstar Luke Bryan will return yet again to the Bryce Jordan Center on Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018 as part of his " What Makes You Country " Tour. Bryan's 2018 tour will support his upcoming album release of the same name, which is scheduled for debut on December 8 of this year. He recently released the record's lead single, "Light it Up". (more...)
Alonso to race in Daytona 24 Hours
- October 27, 2017

Alonso described Daytona as "an exciting and interesting project", adding: "Learning about a completely new racing category, adapting to a different vehicle and to another style of driving and everything that goes with it, is a new challenge for me". (more...)
Federer beats Tiafoe in 1st round at hometown Basel event
- October 27, 2017

Mannarino advanced to Friday's quarter-finals after beating Canadian teenager Denis Shapovalov 4-6, 6-1, 6-2. Tiafoe refused to wilt, improving his quality and consistency to help keep the second set on serve until the eighth game, when Federer ratcheted up the pressure to draw a forehand error and the only break of the set. (more...)
Browns DE Myles Garrett to miss game vs. Vikings with concussion Browns DE Myles Garrett to miss game vs. Vikings with concussion
- October 27, 2017

Team officials had been hoping Garrett would be well enough to make the trip, but he will stay behind when they leave Thursday night. The 21-year-old registered a team-leading four sacks and has 11 tackles in his first three games this season. (more...)
Aston Martin unveils limited edition Tom Brady convertibles Aston Martin unveils limited edition Tom Brady convertibles
- October 27, 2017

The auto is modeled with an ultramarine black exterior and dark leather on the inside. The model will be limited to just 12 cars, and will cost a whopping $359,950. "His world is very short in terms of timing". Tom Brady , the guy who once wrecked his Audi in downtown Boston and still made it to practice later that morning, now has a high-performance sports vehicle with his name, quite literally, on it. (more...)
Astros manager AJ Hinch involved in bar incident after Game 1 Astros manager AJ Hinch involved in bar incident after Game 1
- October 27, 2017

TMZ Sports has learned. He was reportedly having some drinks after his team lost Game 1 to the L.A. Dodgers . Based on those sources no report was filed after the fight, despite the cops being on the scene, and reports say both Hinch and the other scufflers walked away without further issues. (more...)
JJ Watt reveals plans for Hurricane Harvey funds JJ Watt reveals plans for Hurricane Harvey funds
- October 27, 2017

The other $7 million will be set aside to be used in 2018 "as we continue to assess and analyze the evolving relief efforts". Watt ended up raising more than $37 million from more than 200,000 donors. Watt added that they'll be partnering with SBP , Save the Children , Feeding America and Americares to get all of it done, and he of course gave a shoutout to the Astros. (more...)
Odell Beckham's Dad Arrested On Gun and Weed Charges Odell Beckham's Dad Arrested On Gun and Weed Charges
- October 27, 2017

The TMZ report includes Beckham's apparent mugshot from an unspecified Texas jail, but not much more. The elder Beckham played college football at LSU from 1990 through 1992. He recently suffered a season-ending ankle injury during the Giants loss against the San Diego Chargers. "Odell denied the reports as well, writing on Twitter, "'If they don't have a story these days they'll make one.' I might get that tatted". (more...)
Tottenham 21/10 to beat Manchester United in Saturday's Premier League game Tottenham 21/10 to beat Manchester United in Saturday's Premier League game
- October 27, 2017

The Red Devils did win the Europa League and League Cup in Jose Mourinho's first full season in charge at Old Trafford last term. Predicting a 1-1 draw between the two sides, he wrote on BBC Sports' website : "The worrying thing for me about it (United's defeat to Huddersfield) was that Mourinho's side had no fight about them in the first half". (more...)
Jose Mourinho is under huge pressure to deliver this season Jose Mourinho is under huge pressure to deliver this season
- October 27, 2017

That's how good our relationship was. However, he has been only used twice by Mourinho so far, and it certainly appears that the Portuguese boss has lost patience with the youngster, a further add-on to a comment he made in April, wherein he claimed: "I can not compare the way he trains, the way he commits, the focus, the ambition". (more...)
Washington Redskins: 3 Takeaways vs Washington Redskins: 3 Takeaways vs
- October 27, 2017

Wentz's four touchdown passes gave the Eagles their fifth straight win, which now puts them at 6-1 on the season. The Redskins failed to convert third downs on the five times they were faced with such situations in the first half. Wentz finished the drive off with a play that Peters would appreciate. Wentz touched on what's improved for Agholor from last season that has made the difference. (more...)
He'll Get Premier League Minutes - Arsene Wenger Reassures Arsenal Star He'll Get Premier League Minutes - Arsene Wenger Reassures Arsenal Star
- October 27, 2017

He said, after the game: "I can't remember a young player having such an impact in a game like that". "You can not think that, because a guy scored two goals, he is ready to play in the Premier League , but there is some quality there you have to take care of". (more...)
Multiple suspended Gators offered pre-trial intervention in felony cases Multiple suspended Gators offered pre-trial intervention in felony cases
- October 26, 2017

The players will need to make restitution and comply with probation protocols over the next 12 months to get the charges dropped without any legal findings. A common pre-trial diversion helps ensure people without criminal records do not ultimately face charges as long as they have been accused of a relatively minor crime. (more...)
Golden State Warriors v. Toronto Raptors: Top-3 performers Golden State Warriors v. Toronto Raptors: Top-3 performers
- October 26, 2017

All told, it was a pretty big spectacle, one that would later lead the Chron's Scott Ostler to write that it was tough to watch "The Warriors as spoiled kids", calling for "Less squawk, more rock". Even though the outcome may not have been a win , there are some key takeaways from the game. DeRozan , however, missed Toronto's practice Tuesday with a left thigh bruise, according to a report by TSN . (more...)
Verstappen on US GP post race rant Verstappen on US GP post race rant
- October 26, 2017

The stewards were heavily criticised at Austin for not enforcing track limits consistently, and Raikkonen suggested grippy runoff areas are always going to lead to drivers taking liberties if officials are not strict. It is that comment in particular which could see Verstappen in more trouble. "I think that harmony is incredibly important for everyone to be enjoying what they do". (more...)
Rizzo, Zobrist Among Cubs' Gold Glove Nominees
- October 26, 2017

The other Gold Glove finalists in left field are Cincinnati's Adam Duvall and Miami's Marcell Ozuna . For Gordon, a Gold Glove this year would be his second, following his 2015 award. He is the only Royals first baseman to be honored. They are joined by first timers, first baseman Carlos Santana and third baseman Jose Ramirez . (more...)
Bucks returning to the MECCA Bucks returning to the MECCA
- October 26, 2017

The court itself is iconic due to the design that pop artist Robert Indiana created for the Bucks, per Steve Aschburner of NBA .com. Kyrie Irving , a Boston Celtics superstar, apparently didn't get the message. Milwaukee improved to 3-1 with a 103-94 win over Charlotte as 6.5-point chalk Monday, and has carried over the strong play on home court that made the difference in their push for a playoff spot last spring, going 10-3 SU in its past 13 regular-season home dates. (more...)
Suspect in rape and murder of baby spotted in Pittsburgh area Suspect in rape and murder of baby spotted in Pittsburgh area
- October 26, 2017

He was walking north on Red Mud Hollow Road, which runs parallel with Interstate 79. Gurto is now at the top of the U.S. Marshals most-wanted list after he allegedly raped and killed 13-month-old Serreniti JazzLynn-Sky Sutley weeks ago. Both men were last seen on October 13 in Girard, Pennsylvania possibly driving a dark grey Ford F-150, according to the U.S. Marshal's office. Gurto is approximately 5 foot 10 inches weighting about 145 pounds. (more...)
Sinisa Mihajlovic risponde sulla sua mancata conoscenza di Anne Frank Sinisa Mihajlovic risponde sulla sua mancata conoscenza di Anne Frank
- October 26, 2017

Non può essere soddisfacente il bilancio del Torino , partito con grandi aspettative e sgretolatosi dopo l'infortunio di Andrea Belotti che ha messo a nudo tutte le pecche di un organico probabilmente sopravvalutato dallo stesso Sinisa Mihajlovic . (more...)
Dan Quinn happy to be with Falcons after interviewing for Jets job Dan Quinn happy to be with Falcons after interviewing for Jets job
- October 26, 2017

The New Jersey native, who was the Jets' defensive line coach for two seasons under Eric Mangini, said he'd like to have "in the high-20s" rushing attempts per game. What will be useful for the Falcons is getting back to running the ball, according to head coach Dan Quinn . Then, more play-action passes will open up to Julio Jones , who has 466 receiving yards in six games but scored his first touchdown only last week against New England. (more...)
In wake of suspension, Marshawn Lynch practices with Oakland Tech football team In wake of suspension, Marshawn Lynch practices with Oakland Tech football team
- October 26, 2017

Because of course that's what he did. The highlights include Lynch giving one defender a forceful stiff arm while on another play, several defenders team up to drag Lynch to the ground. (more...)
Cubs shake up more of the coaching staff for 2018 Cubs shake up more of the coaching staff for 2018
- October 26, 2017

Haines replaces Eric Hinske , took the job as the Angels' hitting coach. Out is John Mallee , in is former Red Sox Hitting Coach and longtime Major League Baseball veteran Chili Davis . We did that. I have no regrets and stand by my work. "I would like to thank the Chicago Cubs for the awesome opportunity to be part of a great tradition and organization for the last three years", the statement read. (more...)
FA has lost public trust, says chairman Clarke FA has lost public trust, says chairman Clarke
- October 26, 2017

English soccer's governing body issued a public apology last week to Eniola Aluko and her fellow England women's global Drew Spence after comments deemed "discriminatory on grounds of race" were made to them by the team's former coach Mark Sampson. (more...)
Aaron Rodgers had screws inserted to repair broken collarbone Aaron Rodgers had screws inserted to repair broken collarbone
- October 26, 2017

Rodgers has been in California since surgery but told ESPN he'll return to Green Bay following the Packers bye this weekend. Rodgers recently taped an appearance on Conan O'Brien's late-night talk show - naturally, the two played some videogames together. (more...)
Statoil ASA Earnings Watch & Stock Update
- October 26, 2017

Barclays PLC lowered Statoil ASA from an "equal weight" rating to an "underweight" rating in a report on Monday, August 21st. Statoil ASA (NYSE: STO ) is getting prepared to post earnings results on 10/26/2017 8:30:00 AM. The stock now shows its YTD (Year to Date) performance of 12.17 percent, whereas its Weekly performance stands at 1.44%. The Average Volume of the company is 1.64 Million, while the Volume of the company in the last trading session was 2.98 Billion. (more...)
PGGM Investments Has $2.86 Million Stake in Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (HBAN)
- October 26, 2017

Gotham Asset Management LLC now owns 96,145 shares of the bank's stock worth $1,287,000 after acquiring an additional 45,116 shares during the last quarter. The Stock shows P/E value of 19.96 and Forward P/E of 13.02. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ: HBAN ) plunged -2.32% with the closing price of $13.88. (more...)