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CMA Awards Ban Questions About Las Vegas Shooting, Politics CMA Awards Ban Questions About Las Vegas Shooting, Politics
- November 03, 2017

The CMA's media guidelines explain that those who do not adhere to these rules will have their credentials reviewed "and potentially revoked via security escort". "Country music has always been about the truth", she tweeted . The limited-run channel will also offer music from nominees such as Luke Bryan and Thomas Rhett and interviews with nominees and performers, including from CMA Awards rehearsals and the red carpet (I'll also be on the red carpet to provide updates throughout the ... (more...)
PNB soars after reporting Q2 numbers PNB soars after reporting Q2 numbers
- November 03, 2017

Gross bad loans as a percentage of total loans stood at 13.31% at end-September compared with 13.66% at end-June quarter and 13.63% a year earlier. Mehta said that PNB as of now is focussing to consolidate within the bank and sell its non-core assets. (more...)
Wolfsburg Impressed - Want Permanent Deal for Liverpool Starlet Wolfsburg Impressed - Want Permanent Deal for Liverpool Starlet
- November 03, 2017

Behind Roberto Firmino and Daniel Sturridge on Merseyside, and with Dominic Solanke arriving from Chelsea , Origi has taken up a key position at Wolfsburg, aided by injury to Mario Gomez. "And you can never rule anything out in football". With Schmidt focusing on the managerial aspect, Wolfsburg sporting director Olaf Rebbe maintains control over transfers, and the 39-year-old conceded he would be open to discussions for Origi. (more...)
Retired veteran declines award at National Football League game; says award tainted by protests Retired veteran declines award at National Football League game; says award tainted by protests
- November 03, 2017

Wells, who is the executive director of Military Veterans Advocacy, was slated to receive the Peoples Health Champion Award, an honor awarded at Saints home games to recognize "the exceptional achievements of Louisiana residents age 65 and older". (more...)
Cowboys RB Elliott's suspension pushed back at least another week Cowboys RB Elliott's suspension pushed back at least another week
- November 03, 2017

Check back for the latest developments on this breaking news story . Elliott was granted a brief administrative stay by the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals Friday morning. The NFL said roughly 100 players have been suspended for approximately 500 games over the past season and a half. If Failla's ruling is not blocked, Elliott will not be eligible to return until the team's final three games, starting December 17 at Oakland. (more...)
Ranji game halted as man drives onto the pitch in Delhi Ranji game halted as man drives onto the pitch in Delhi
- November 03, 2017

However, according to the reports, it was a deliberate attempt as he continued to drive over the pitch despite repeated attempts by match officials and players to stop him. For Uttar Pradesh , Suresh Raina is also featuring in the line-up. The match was shifted to the Palam ground from Feroz Shah Kotla due to India's scheduled T20I against New Zealand. (more...)
Finn, Ali injury concerns before England tour opener Finn, Ali injury concerns before England tour opener
- November 03, 2017

But the major concern to England's hopes of upsetting the odds here and retaining the Ashes lies undoubtedly with the condition of Moeen , who is suffering from a left-side problem that makes it painful for him to bowl. "There's been a lot of talk about last time round", he said. "When they get the chance they have got to try and impress". Both players underwent scans on Friday, but while Moeen is likely to make a quick recovery, Finn's injury could be more serious. (more...)
Indian Hockey Team Enters Asia Cup Final Indian Hockey Team Enters Asia Cup Final
- November 03, 2017

The following minutes saw Navneet Kaur score back-to-back field goals in the 22nd and 27th minute to take India's lead to a comfortable 4-1 at the end of second quarter. It was India's first title in a decade, and third overall. Earlier in the day, India's Gurjit Kaur scored a hattrick while Navneet Kaur and Deep Grace score a double in India's stunning quarter final victory against Kazakhstan. (more...)
Why is Axar Patel's interaction with Ravi Shastri very brief? Why is Axar Patel's interaction with Ravi Shastri very brief?
- November 03, 2017

Amongst the Indian bowlers who've played at least nine T20 Internationals, Patel, who's gone for merely six runs an over, boasts of the best economy rate. His canny bowling always keeps the batsmen on their toes and builds the pressure. "The role is more or less same", he said. The wrist spinner ( Yuzvendra Chahal in this case) gets turn on most wickets and his role is to attack more and try to take wickets in middle overs. (more...)
Rose Namajunas vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk Rose Namajunas vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk
- November 03, 2017

This, just days out from the pair's long-awaited grudge-match at UFC 217 this Saturday night. Although it's clearly Garbrandt and Dillashaw, it's very grainy. Garbrandt's claims of a knockout do come into question, however as the clip cuts out quickly. Dillashaw responded via text message to MMAjunkie's Steven Marrocco. (more...)
Ferrari in threat to quit F1 over regulation changes plans Ferrari in threat to quit F1 over regulation changes plans
- November 03, 2017

The displeasure shown by Renault, Mercedes and now Ferrari in the last few days will surely test the mettle of the sport's new owners Liberty Media , as they look to make changes to the power units for the sake of lowering costs and creating a lower barrier of entry for other potential manufacturers. (more...)
Premier League clash with Watford is 'huge' says Everton caretaker David Unsworth Premier League clash with Watford is 'huge' says Everton caretaker David Unsworth
- November 03, 2017

He probably has only Sunday's home game against Watford to press his claim for the manager's job now but with interviews reportedly taking place this week, and names as diverse as Sean Dyche, Guus Hiddink and more alarmingly for many, Sam Allardyce, in the frame, it is likely he will soon be back in his role with the under-21s. (more...)
Pochettino reveals what is the problem with Luke Shaw Pochettino reveals what is the problem with Luke Shaw
- November 03, 2017

The Mirror report , the United full-back is cutting a frustrated figure at Old Trafford under Jose Mourinho and is hoping for an escape route back to St Mary's. The 28-year-old England global was on a shortlist of full-back targets for Pep Guardiola in the summer, but his prohibitive price tag meant City settled for one natural left-back, the now-injured Benjamin Mendy, with the versatile Danilo able to fill in. (more...)
Garbage call: Smith dismisses claims he's picking his mates as 'absolute rubbish' Garbage call: Smith dismisses claims he's picking his mates as 'absolute rubbish'
- November 03, 2017

The Aussie skipper has backed unheralded left-hander, and NSW teammate, Daniel Hughes, to push for Ashes selection for the Aussie number six spot. The opening Test of the Ashes series against England gets underway in Brisbane on November 23. (more...)
Antonio Conte targeting PSG job, regrets not leaving, major rift with board Antonio Conte targeting PSG job, regrets not leaving, major rift with board
- November 03, 2017

The former Italy and Juventus coach was unhappy with Chelsea's transfer business in the summer after missing out on a number of key targets including Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain. Mourinho was axed as Chelsea boss in December 2015 after his title-winning squad began the following season in awful fashion. According to reports in Spain ( Marca ) the relationship between Conte and owner Roman Abramovich is in tatters, with the ruthless Russian on the verge of changing managers for the 12th time in ... (more...)
Banega: Spartak win not about revenge Banega: Spartak win not about revenge
- November 03, 2017

Maribor, which lost 3-0 to Liverpool in England in the other group match, stayed with one point. The Andalusian club host Liverpool, who won 3-0 at home to Maribor on Wednesday, on November 21 and end the group stage at Maribor on December 6. (more...)
Mourinho appears in Madrid court over tax fraud allegations Mourinho appears in Madrid court over tax fraud allegations
- November 03, 2017

That is why I am here, nothing else". Pochettino stated : "I felt his head was not in the right place to make the sacrifices and decisions that are necessary at that age". - Jose says it will not distract preparations for the game on Sunday . "It's just a change of normal training time because I want to be there and I can't be there in the morning so I have to change the timings". (more...)
NPA's application for leave to appeal Oscar Pistorius sentence begins NPA's application for leave to appeal Oscar Pistorius sentence begins
- November 03, 2017

The authority spokesperson told dpa in September that they had launched the appeal because the minimum sentence for murder is 15 years. There is no death penalty in South Africa. Andrea Johnson, for the State, was explaining to the court why it should hand down a heftier sentence than that imposed by Judge Thokozile Masipa in the high court in Pretoria a year ago. (more...)
National Hockey League star Alex Ovechkin announces social movement in support of Vladimir Putin National Hockey League star Alex Ovechkin announces social movement in support of Vladimir Putin
- November 03, 2017

The Washington Capitals player said on Instagram that he was creating "Putin's Team" to show solidarity with the Russian strongman. Ovechkin said late on November 2. Russian president's spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters that the schedule of bilateral meetings of Vladimir Putin, who will also take part in the APEC forum, is now being prepared. (more...)
Santi Cazorla: I nearly had my foot amputated due to gangrene Santi Cazorla: I nearly had my foot amputated due to gangrene
- November 03, 2017

Let's pray Santi can continue his rehabilitation without any further setbacks and get back playing again during the second half of the season as he's been sorely missed over the a year ago while he's been on the sidelines. Cazorla lost a total of 8cm of tendon from his Achilles and has required a skin graft, taken from his arm where he has the name of his children tattooed, to suitably cover the wound that had been left in a dire state after consistently going under the surgeon's knife. (more...)
Details Of Dele Alli's On-Pitch Spat With Ashley Young Have Emerged Details Of Dele Alli's On-Pitch Spat With Ashley Young Have Emerged
- November 03, 2017

Coming into the weekend Tottenham Hotspur were the darling of the Premier League after their 4-1 thrashing of Liverpool FC and trying to save attacking football against the evil bore of Jose Mourinho's anti-football at Manchester United following their 0-0 defeat against the same opposition. (more...)
Student gang-raped, all four accused nabbed Student gang-raped, all four accused nabbed
- November 03, 2017

Madhya Pradesh once again retained the shameful tag of India's rape, as the daughter of cop couple who was a 19-year-old has been allegedly raped and abducted by four men near railway tracks. The assailants then tried to strangulate her. They fled assuming the girl to be dead. According to the complaint filed by the victim, the girl alleged that the brutal incident took place while she was returning from her coaching lessons on October 31. (more...)
Liverpool players' homes RAIDED by burglars during Champions League match Liverpool players' homes RAIDED by burglars during Champions League match
- November 03, 2017

According to the Liverpool Echo , Sadio Mane and Dejan Lovren were the victims of housebreaking, with Mane's house being accessed by the thieves, while Lovren's patio was smashed. Neither Mane nor Lovren were in the squad for Liverpool's 3-0 victory over the Slovenian side. "But I can not ignore when my family is threatened". (more...)
Martial recalled by France for two football friendlies
- November 03, 2017

Speaking in September, Deschamps suggested he would bring Martial back into the set-up if he continued to show improvement in his United displays. "He's getting back to a good level, he's being used more by Mourinho". "He knows the under-21s from a long time ago", Deschamps said, in a press conference streamed on the French federation website. When asked whether he had read the article, Deschamps responded: "I read very little. (more...)
Trump Campaign Approved Meeting With Russians, Indicted Adviser Claims Trump Campaign Approved Meeting With Russians, Indicted Adviser Claims
- November 03, 2017

He has agreed to cooperate with the government in the Russian Federation investigation. Russian Federation denies the allegations and Trump denies any collusion. "Excellent guy." Trump tweeted a photo of his March 31 advisory council meeting, with Papadopoulos among several advisers at the president's table. "It appears that the Papadopoulos emails quoted in the Mueller filing were all turned over to the Senate and House Intelligence Committees", Scarborough wrote. (more...)
Sadio Mane Returns To Training At Liverpool Sadio Mane Returns To Training At Liverpool
- November 03, 2017

The 25-year-old appears to have recovered in a far more efficient fashion than what was initially expected. Mane has been sidelined since early October but is set to be back in a Liverpool shirt in the near future, as the Reds enter a vital phase of the season. (more...)
Mourinho not fazed about return to Stamford Bridge Mourinho not fazed about return to Stamford Bridge
- November 03, 2017

BBC Pundit and United club legend Phil Neville said that whomever approved his sale should be sacked, and that it's one of the poorest decisions in the Premier League that he's ever seen . "You go to bed sometimes and you think of many things and sometimes you can not sleep", Fabregas told BBC's Premier League Show , as quoted by Goal.com. (more...)
Penrith Panthers set to sign James Maloney Penrith Panthers set to sign James Maloney
- November 03, 2017

The huge deal is reportedly done, James Maloney and Matt Moylan are set to swap clubs. Maloney is set to join Penrith on $2.4 million over three years. Moylan was named Penrith captain this year, but was said to be unsettled at the foot of the mountains for most of the season. Maloney has a carefree approach and is known as a larrikin character, but he has a solid record of success at the Warriors, Roosters and Sharks. (more...)
Jets shoot down Stars, showing Central they're for real Jets shoot down Stars, showing Central they're for real
- November 03, 2017

Laine's fifth goal of the campaign ended a four game goal scoring drought and the Jets took a two goal lead. A hat trick by Mark Scheifele (power play, even strength and empty net markers for his 5th, 6th and 7th goals of the season) led the way offensively for the Jets. (more...)
UTSA frosh a Groza Award semifinalist UTSA frosh a Groza Award semifinalist
- November 03, 2017

Joe Rheem (2004) and Anthony Cantele (2012) were also semifinalists for the award. University of Louisville place kicker Blanton Creque has been named one of the 20 semifinalists for the 2017 Lou Groza Collegiate Placekicker Award, the Palm Beach County Sports Commission announced on Thursday. (more...)