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La Liga to introduce video assistant referee technology next season La Liga to introduce video assistant referee technology next season
- October 27, 2017

The proposed changes in Spain's main domestic cup are aimed at giving smaller teams a chance and reducing fixture congestion. Larrea insisted that tests would be run in "over 70 matches" in Spain before the system is formally introduced. Gianluigi Buffon added to the criticism, saying that VAR was "making the game ugly". It has, however, not received a very positive reaction from Serie A . (more...)
Ibrahimovic explains why he has returned to Man United
- October 27, 2017

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is desperate to finish his storied career as a champion in the Premier League. "So everything that I started from the first season, we will finish it in the second one". Nine years Ibrahimovic's senior, Cole could make for a useful training partner and one who will only have good advice for a player hoping to offer optimum value for manager Jose Mourinho, even in his twilight years. (more...)
Obama uses aliens, trash talk to beat Spieth Obama uses aliens, trash talk to beat Spieth
- October 27, 2017

And then he pelted the show host with golf balls for fun. The audience were in fits of laughter at the game, before Spieth went and gave Corden a hug to apologise when the minute was up. "What's the one thing you weren't prepared for in your two terms?" "He goes, 'They're freaking insane looking.' And then he walks up, makes his putt, turns back, walks off the green, leaves it at that and gives me a wink". (more...)
Woody: Eagles QB Wentz had Redskins' defense flummoxed Woody: Eagles QB Wentz had Redskins' defense flummoxed
- October 27, 2017

The Redskins had just scored to make it a seven-point game entering the fourth quarter. Deadspin has additional footage of the bouts, specifically the second one - which showcased a pair of Eagles fans going at it. "There's some things here and there, they're just little nuggets", Wentz continued. It came while a motorized cart hauled the nine-time Pro Bowler off to the locker room early in the third quarter with a knee injury that was severe enough to keep him out for the rest of ... (more...)
An Ace Ventura Film Reboot Is In Talks To Happen An Ace Ventura Film Reboot Is In Talks To Happen
- October 27, 2017

Ace Ventura's not the only title that Morgan Creek are readying for the reboot treatment. The zany investigator was played by Jim Carrey across two feature films, 1994's Pet Detective and Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls in 1995, with an animated TV series also being released in the same year. (more...)
WBO approve Sergey Kovalev v Vyacheslav Shabranskyy for vacant World 175lb title
- October 27, 2017

The WBO Championship Committee voted unanimously to declare the Kovalev-Sharbranskyy be for the vacant WBO world title. HBO will televise the Kovalev-Shabranskyy bout as the main event of a "World Championship Boxing" tripleheader November 25. (more...)
Morrissey announces 2018 tour - including Dublin gig Morrissey announces 2018 tour - including Dublin gig
- October 27, 2017

The former Smiths singer will take to the stage at the 3Arena in the city on February 20, 2018. "Come on Stephen, where's the Manchester date?" one of his fans asked on Twitter, with many other followers asking the same question as to why he was snubbing them in the North-West. (more...)
Man Utd vs Tottenham: Mark Lawrenson gives his Premier League prediction
- October 27, 2017

Here are five things to watch out for in the upcoming round of matches. The League Cup team sheets of the likes of Arsenal , Manchester City and Tottenham were all scrutinised at length for clues ahead of this coming gameweek. Liverpool host Huddersfield looking to bounce back from their shellacking at the hands of Spurs last week. Hodgson endured an ill-fated spell in charge at City in 1982 and had an equally chastening night on his return 35 years later as City claimed their ... (more...)
Marvel's Black Panther Gets Stylish New Posters Marvel's Black Panther Gets Stylish New Posters
- October 27, 2017

The site has new pics of the line, which you can see in the gallery below. The film will hit theaters on February 16, 2018. The Black Panther toys are sold separately and will retail for $19.99 each. Among the characters in the line are Black Panther , the villainous Erik Killmonger (played in the movie by Michael B. Jordan ), and Nakia, a deadly fighter played by Lupita Nyong'o . (more...)
Anthem, Inc. (ANTM) Hits New 52-Week High After Strong Earnings
- October 27, 2017

As per Wednesday, July 26, the company rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald. During the same period previous year, the company posted $2.45 earnings per share. The correct version of this article can be viewed at https://weekherald.com/2017/10/27/anthem-inc-antm-issues-earnings-results.html. Southpoint Capital Advisors Lp sold 100,000 shares as Anthem Inc ( ANTM)'s stock rose 10.08%. (more...)
Infosys Limited's (INFY) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc
- October 27, 2017

The RSI is classified as a momentum oscillator, measuring the velocity and magnitude of directional price movements. Usually the RSI is considered overbought when above 70 and oversold when less than 30. Upon corrections, the price will meet resistance from the averages between $14.61 and $14.59. Whether a stock is in or out of their favor can have a big effect on its price. (more...)
Kohl's Black Friday ad leaked Kohl's Black Friday ad leaked
- October 27, 2017

These include an Xbox One 500GB model for $189.99, with $45 in "Kohl's cash" that can be used to purchase other goods in store. Get an Apple Watch Series 3 for $329.99 and you'll earn a cool $90 in Kohl's Cash. Earned Kohl's Cash is this year redeemable between November 26th and December 6th. You can earn $15 in Kohl's Cash for every $50 spent between November 20-25. (more...)
Sam Bradford remains out of practice Sam Bradford remains out of practice
- October 27, 2017

He has played a full game only once this season, a season-opening victory over the Saints. As Keenum makes his sixth start of the season, the Vikings could have their typical offensive line intact in front of Keenum, as well, with Nick Easton looking set to return at left guard. (more...)
Bayern Munich sign 16-year-old Sweden star Alex Timossi Andersson
- October 27, 2017

Bayern brought the Gladbach legend out of retirement to fill the void left by Carlo Ancelotti who was sacked for overseeing poor performances. The attacking midfielder has blossomed for the Swedish national sides - scoring six in four appearances for the U15s and twice in seven for the U16s. (more...)
Governor signs funding for Pitt, Penn State, Temple, Lincoln, PennVet Governor signs funding for Pitt, Penn State, Temple, Lincoln, PennVet
- October 27, 2017

A $30 million appropriation for the University of Pennsylvania's vet school headed to Gov. Tom Wolf on Wednesday. The long-awaited release of funding for these universities that had been held hostage during the four-month budget stalemate ensures students will not face a midyear tuition increase . (more...)
Brand Kohli beats Messi on Forbes top 10 Brand Kohli beats Messi on Forbes top 10
- October 27, 2017

He is also ahead of eight-placed Rory McIlroy ($13.6m) and 10-placed Stephen Curry ($13.4m). Tennis star Roger Federer stands at the very top of the list with a vakue of $37.2m. Golfers Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods come in next with an estimated brand value of $19.6 million and $16.6 million, respectively. The Argentine's brand value has actually depreciated by 10% from past year and now stands at $13.5 million, good enough for just ninth place on the list. (more...)
Luke Bryan announces February concerts in Evansville, Louisville
- October 27, 2017

His What Makes You Country Tour will kick off in Springfield, Mo. on February 16. As for the tour, it gets underway February 16 in Springfield, M.O.at the JQH Arena and runs through fall of next year, though the entire itinerary hasn't yet been announced. (more...)
Taylor World title bout in doubt Taylor World title bout in doubt
- October 27, 2017

That's why I've taken this fight seriously. "Ever since I turned pro I wanted to be part of these big nights". 'I can't let this opportunity slip. 'There is definitely an element of nerves there, but that's normal for me. 'It's just part and parcel of the pro game (the media) so I'm just trying to get used to it and not get too stressed out about it. (more...)
NFL Owner on Protests: 'Can't Have the Inmates Running the Prison' NFL Owner on Protests: 'Can't Have the Inmates Running the Prison'
- October 27, 2017

At a recent meeting of NFL owners and league executives regarding player protests, Texans owner Robert McNair warned his fellow owners that the league should avoid having "inmates running the prison", ESPN's Seth Wickersham and Don Van Natta Jr. (more...)
Vincent Kompany due back in Manchester City training in 10 days Vincent Kompany due back in Manchester City training in 10 days
- October 27, 2017

Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola has revealed that Vincent Kompany will miss Saturday's Premier League clash with West Brom at The Hawthorns, but insists that the Belgium international's injury situation is improving and will be ready to return to his squad sooner rather than later. (more...)
Wilton Speight's Father Slams Purdue Medical Facilities After QB's Back Injury Wilton Speight's Father Slams Purdue Medical Facilities After QB's Back Injury
- October 27, 2017

Michigan and Michigan State have full X-ray capabilities at their stadiums, and they also provide police escorts if a player needs to be transported to and from the hospital. The volunteer rescue team transported the Speights from Purdue to the hospital, but did not appear to understand the situation. The EMT riding in the back of the ambulance asks us if we need an IV or vital monitoring and Trinh replied, 'No, but we need him stable and immobile. (more...)
Tech Billionaire Joseph Tsai Set To Purchase 49 Percent Stake In Nets Tech Billionaire Joseph Tsai Set To Purchase 49 Percent Stake In Nets
- October 27, 2017

The Nets lost $144 million in 2013-14, by far the worst in the league that season, ESPN reported, and lost more than $23 million last season. Unable to find an investor for any of those previous plans, it seems, Prokhorov turned to this latest iteration of a deal, which will reportedly give Tsai the option to purchase a majority stake in both the Nets and Barclays Center in four years. (more...)
World Cup victor Iker Casillas linked with Liverpool move
- October 27, 2017

The player is believed to be very upset at his exclusion. The transfer of Virgil van Dyke took too much time and left Liverpool with no other options when it fell through, while the faith that Klopp put in Simon Mignolet and Loris Karius looks to be misplaced. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp offers Philippe Coutinho injury update ahead of Huddersfield
- October 27, 2017

Speaking ahead of Liverpool's fixture against Huddersfield on Saturday, Klopp suggested that the players should be back by the time the worldwide break is over, with Lallana already participating in warm-ups. Reports this lunchtime suggested Klopp will be without the Brazilian for tomorrow's 12.30pm showdown with Huddersfield due to a groin injury. Klopp did, however, reveal that Philippe Coutinho is a major doubt for the match against David Wagner's side, who last week ended Manchester ... (more...)
Douglas Ross calls time on refereeing after missing key parliament vote Douglas Ross calls time on refereeing after missing key parliament vote
- October 27, 2017

Mr Ross said it meant he will no longer be able to referee at the majority of worldwide matches, adding that his "dream" of officiating at next year's World Cup is now over. He added: "While my dream of officiating at the biggest football tournament in the World is now over, I hope I've shown current and future referees from our area that there are fantastic opportunities out there". (more...)
Dolphins Ndamukong Suh Grabs Ravens Ryan Mallett's Throat Dolphins Ndamukong Suh Grabs Ravens Ryan Mallett's Throat
- October 27, 2017

He pushed Mallett who took exception to it and shoved him back. But Suh has been, by and large, on his best behavior as a member of the Dolphins . Suh responded to this by placing his hand around Mallett's throat - you know, as one does. (more...)
Making stocks that will influence your buying rate: Discover Financial Services (DFS)
- October 27, 2017

The stock is now offering a return on equity of 21.00% while the return on assets is at 2.40% and the return on investment is at 11.30%. The business had revenue of $2.42 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.40 billion. (more...)
Liverpool after Roma left-back Emerson Palmieri Liverpool after Roma left-back Emerson Palmieri
- October 27, 2017

Palmieri is said to have originally been on Klopp's radar towards the tail end of last season, with one eye on a summer transfer, but the injury put paid to any hopes of landing the Italian defender. Palmieri has been training with Roma's youngsters ahead of a possible November return as he recovers from an anterior cruciate ligament injury which he sustained back in May. (more...)
Carlo Ancelotti 'Standing By' to Replace Antonio Conte as Chelsea Manager
- October 27, 2017

Chelsea chiefs have reportedly already put plans in place to potentially bring Carlo Ancelotti back to Stamford Bridge as a replacement for Antonio Conte . "Why put another person in this b******t? Why?" The Blues manager is under pressure at Stamford Bridge after an inconsistent start to the season. (more...)
PKL: Patna stun Pune, to face Bengal in second qualifier PKL: Patna stun Pune, to face Bengal in second qualifier
- October 27, 2017

The Warriors did try to put up some fight but Gujarat's robust defence wasn't going to let such a huge lead slip as they went about their business efficiently and closed the game with solid tackles as well as tactical raids to run down the clock. (more...)