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White House: US 'looks forward to participating' in Olympics in South Korea White House: US 'looks forward to participating' in Olympics in South Korea
- December 08, 2017

Amid concerned comments from US government officials and lawmakers regarding the political situation in Korea, Blackmun said there's no such anxiety within the Olympic movement. Technology will be a key factor during the Olympic and Paralympics Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 in South Korea, where thousands of fans and athletes will be able to experience a quicker way of paying for their purchases with wearable payment devices such as payment-enabled gloves, commemorative stickers, Olympic ... (more...)
Jerry Sandusky's Son Sentenced to Prison in Sexual Abuse Case Jerry Sandusky's Son Sentenced to Prison in Sexual Abuse Case
- December 08, 2017

Jerry Sandusky's son was sentenced Friday for soliciting naked photos from a teenage girl and pressuring another minor to perform sex acts. According to charging documents filed by state police in February, Sandusky sent inappropriate text messages to one of the girls in March 2016, including some that asked for nude photographs. (more...)
Real Madrid: Dani Carvajal suspended for Champions League last 16 opener Real Madrid: Dani Carvajal suspended for Champions League last 16 opener
- December 08, 2017

Carvajal's third yellow card in the competition this season meant that he was suspended for Madrid's final Group H game against Borussia Dortmund, which they won 3-2, but UEFA has made a decision to ban the player for a further match. (more...)
Devonta Freeman trolls Saints, deletes tweet Devonta Freeman trolls Saints, deletes tweet
- December 08, 2017

Like this gem of a Twitter troll-job Falcons running back Devonta Freeman delivered after Atlanta linebacker Deion Jones ripped the Saints hearts out with a late-game interception of Drew Brees in the end zone Thursday night. The good news for Payton is that, despite his yapping, Freeman was kind enough to provide him with a valuable life lesson: wait until the game is over to start talking trash. (more...)
Cavaliers' Derrick Rose has bone spur in ankle, may need procedure Cavaliers' Derrick Rose has bone spur in ankle, may need procedure
- December 08, 2017

He has started all seven games he has appeared in this season as a member of the Cavaliers, third on the team in scoring at 14.3 points per game in just under 27 minutes per outing. But I'm here for my team. When asked if he was concerned about a potential role change when he is healthy enough to play, the crafty ball-handler gave a humble reply. (more...)
Bears' Zach Miller Relives Horrific Injury ... 'Save My Leg, Please' Bears' Zach Miller Relives Horrific Injury ... 'Save My Leg, Please'
- December 08, 2017

I was actually calm. Over a month after tearing a major artery and receiving urgent surgery on his leg, Zach Miller opened up about his injury in an emotional interview. "He's a special kid". "All I know is I was running a corner route, and when that DB came in and I got off on him, I knew I was gone ", Miller said. (more...)
W/Cup Last Opportunity For Current Argentina Team - Messi W/Cup Last Opportunity For Current Argentina Team - Messi
- December 08, 2017

Nigeria captain John Obi Mikel voted for Messi in the Best FIFA Football Awards Men's Player of the Year. Messi told TyC Sports , on Wednesday. However, the 30-year-old has insisted he understands how important rest is as the constant game time take its toll on his body more now than in his younger days as a footballer. (more...)
Big Sean and Metro Boomin's Collab Project 'Double or Nothing' Has Arrived Big Sean and Metro Boomin's Collab Project 'Double or Nothing' Has Arrived
- December 08, 2017

Considering Detroit is Big Sean's stomping grounds, it makes sense that they host the first show their. They also shared the tracklist for Double or Nothing earlier today. Metro Boomin has flexed plenty of collaborative muscle this year already, delivering Perfect Timing alongside Nav and Without Warning with Migos' Offset and 21 Savage. (more...)
San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard could return Saturday vs. Suns San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard could return Saturday vs. Suns
- December 08, 2017

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Bayern beats PSG 3-1 to restore pride in Champions League Bayern beats PSG 3-1 to restore pride in Champions League
- December 08, 2017

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Joshua: I have no respect for Parker for demonising me Joshua: I have no respect for Parker for demonising me
- December 08, 2017

During a news conference last month, WBO world champion Parker offered money for footage of the Briton being knocked down during sparring. Sky Sports have spoken to Dillian Whyte this week with the Londoner confirming Joshua's next fight with either be against him or Parker. (more...)
Neymar would win Ballon d'Or at Madrid Neymar would win Ballon d'Or at Madrid
- December 08, 2017

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Man Utd boss Mourinho acknowledges Man City are Man Utd boss Mourinho acknowledges Man City are "very good"
- December 08, 2017

Silva was City's hero last weekend, scoring the victor against struggling West Ham, but picked up an injury late in the game. Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola believes he and Manchester United counterpart Jose Mourinho are "twins" when it comes to their thirst for success. (more...)
India suffer 1-0 loss to Argentina in semi-final India suffer 1-0 loss to Argentina in semi-final
- December 08, 2017

But in contrast to the build up and the conditions, India and Argentina played an thrilling game which made the wait worth but the result was not what the crowd wanted. Interestingly India was the only team to beat eventual Olympic Gold medal winners Argentina at Rio 2016. Coming into the match on the back of morale-boosting victory over Belgium, Indian players were determined to put up a good show against Argentina. (more...)
Chelsea to battle Barcelona for Bundesliga ace Chelsea to battle Barcelona for Bundesliga ace
- December 08, 2017

The likes of Manchester United and Chelsea were credited with an interest last season, but the Jamaican eventually chose to join Bundesliga outfit Bayern Leverkusen for a reported €20 million fee. And that is all without Conte being involved in the potential transfer. The Sun's Phil Cadden exclusively reported the Blues have scouted him three times this season and did so on a number of occasions past year prior to his move from Genk in January, having eyed him for around 18 months. (more...)
Romney and Trump spoke following trip to Utah, Conway says Romney and Trump spoke following trip to Utah, Conway says
- December 08, 2017

The View co-host Meghan McCain has been calling it like she sees it all week, first taking her co-hosts to task on Monday for their cheers regarding Michael Flynn cooperating with the investigation into the current administration , and today taking aim at former Senior Counselor to the President Steve Bannon . (more...)
Jameis Winston discusses FSU's hiring of Willie Taggart Jameis Winston discusses FSU's hiring of Willie Taggart
- December 08, 2017

Instead of going through a coaching search, the Oregon Ducks will reportedly hire from within as they compensate for the departure of Willie Taggart. Taggart has a 47-50 career record, including 7-5 this season, but is known as a rebuilder. He was somewhat curiously fired after the team was 3-9 in 2012. (more...)
Moynihan misses cut in Joburg Open but hails great year Moynihan misses cut in Joburg Open but hails great year
- December 08, 2017

Finn Taipo Pulkkanen wore a hat rather than the standard cap on Friday as his second-round birdie blitz produced a 64 and a one-stroke lead halfway through the Joburg Open tournament. "It's a similar feeling to the Challenge Tour actually, so I'm comfortable". The young Indian, playing only his 10th European Tour event, needed to birdie each of the last three holes to break 60 but managed only one at the 17th as he closed on 13 under. (more...)
Ravindra Jadeja Loses His Cool After Being Called Ravindra Jadeja Loses His Cool After Being Called "Ajay"
- December 08, 2017

According to him, someone named him wrong that did not go well for Jadeja. With nine 5-wicket hauls, Jadeja has picked a total of 165 wickets in Tests, 155 dismissals in ODIs as well as 31 in T20Is. Jadeja, however, had been exceptional in the Test series that India bagged 1-0 to equal a record ninth consecutive series win. The Saurashtra cricketer took 10 wickets from three matches in the recently-concluded Test series against Sri Lanka , while he just managed to score 40 runs from the ... (more...)
David Luiz to miss West Ham clash David Luiz to miss West Ham clash
- December 08, 2017

The Brazilian centre-back has been out of action for the past two weeks, missing the two matches at Stamford Bridge against Newcastle United and Atletico Madrid . Premier League leaders Manchester City lost for the first time this season on Wednesday night in their final Champions League group game at Shakhtar Donetsk. (more...)
Arsenal star duo will not be sold in January claims Martin Keown Arsenal star duo will not be sold in January claims Martin Keown
- December 08, 2017

Neither player has yet to sign an extension and both could end up leaving as a free agent at the end of the season. "What did you want me to do, to leave him at home?" "I'm always [honest] I thought he wouldn't play". "He was sick a few weeks ago". Many fans and pundits expect Arsene Wenger to rest his key men against the Belarusians tomorrow night, with more important fixtures in the Premier League on the horizon. (more...)
Saints RB out vs. Falcons with concussion Saints RB out vs. Falcons with concussion
- December 08, 2017

It's possible that the Saints were just backing off of Ingram's workload on a short week. He has now been officially ruled out at halftime and Mark Ingram will likely take on a bigger role in the Saints backfield. But the Saints might be getting some key players back in the secondary. Peat will be missed. Peat replaced Armstead at left tackle when he was hurt, with Kelemete filling in for Peat. (more...)
Mike Ashley and Amanda Staveley continue Newcastle sale talks over a curry Mike Ashley and Amanda Staveley continue Newcastle sale talks over a curry
- December 08, 2017

Staveley's PCP Capital Partners group offered around £250m for Newcastle last month, significantly short of Ashley's valuation of the club, but with no other bidders emerging, the two parties met in person in an attempt to kickstart the process. (more...)
Malcolm Jenkins Among Finalists for NFL Man of Year Malcolm Jenkins Among Finalists for NFL Man of Year
- December 08, 2017

As further stated in a press release, His foundation is also partnering with the Africa-led global movement iamtheCODE to provide 100 marginalized girls in Africa entrance into STEAMED programs (science, technology, engineering, arts, mathematics, entrepreneurship and design), as well as with multiple local organizations to start a gardening program for youth in juvenile detention. (more...)
Oops! Plane Nearly Lands On Runway As Another Flight Departs JFK Oops! Plane Nearly Lands On Runway As Another Flight Departs JFK
- December 08, 2017

Disaster almost struck New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport Tuesday after an airliner mistakenly tried to land on the same runway where another packed plane was attempting to take off. The crew on the Delta flight stopped their takeoff and taxied off the runway as air traffic controllers ordered the Volaris flight to go around. Volaris has not responded to an inquiry from CBS News. (more...)
Chelsea first-teamer opens door to move back to Spain Chelsea first-teamer opens door to move back to Spain
- December 08, 2017

There will be no shortage of suitors for Courtois, but it is likely his ideal move would be back to Madrid, and according to Johnson, Atleti are also said to be eager to re-sign him. They even made an official inquiry, but Chelsea's £73million valuation forced them to back out. Chelsea are still weighing-up whether or not to give in to the 25-year-old's request, which would see him paid the same as his Manchester United counterpart David de Gea. (more...)
Moeen Ali to captain England XI in Perth warm-up match Moeen Ali to captain England XI in Perth warm-up match
- December 08, 2017

Moeen Ali is the only player from the XI that lost in Adelaide that will line up for the tune up. So Andrew Strauss, enduring his most hard time as team director, did something of a U-turn. The two-day game ahead of the Test match will start on Saturday at Richardson Park in Perth. Moeen said: "Obviously, 2-0 down isn't great, but we still have a chance". (more...)
Liverpool, Man City going head-to-head for Ivory Coast star Liverpool, Man City going head-to-head for Ivory Coast star
- December 08, 2017

Indeed, Seri came very close to joining the Catalan giants in the summer after Barca had a bid of £35.2million turned down by Nice president Jean-Pierre Rivere. Paris Saint-Germain could yet enter the fray, while Arsenal were also credited with an interest in Seri, an global teammate of Yaya Touré and current club teammate of Mario Balotelli, but didn't follow up with a formal bid. (more...)
Russian Tycoon Alisher Usmanov Petitions to Allow Tricolor at 2018 Olympics Russian Tycoon Alisher Usmanov Petitions to Allow Tricolor at 2018 Olympics
- December 08, 2017

In his first comments since the ban, Putin took aim at Grigory Rodchenkov, the former head of Moscow's anti-doping laboratory whose allegations of state-sponsored doping and a cover-up at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics triggered investigations that ultimately led to the International Olympic Committee decision. (more...)
Clement adamant he's the right man to lead Swansea Clement adamant he's the right man to lead Swansea
- December 08, 2017

And although Swansea face a crucial home match against fellow Premier League strugglers West Brom , who are 17th in the table, on Saturday, Clement does not fear for his job if they lose. "I had a positive conversation last night with [co-owner] Steve Kaplan, I was on the phone with him for about an hour and a half". We are working together to try and make it work. (more...)