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Manchester United legend makes worrying admission about Man City Manchester United legend makes worrying admission about Man City
- December 21, 2017

If anybody had any kind of doubts about this team, now they can stop having them; Manchester City is the real deal and they're here to stay. We tried to play, but they were better, we have to congratulate them. The Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola has revealed the player in his team that makes his job easy. Kevin De Bruyne has proven he's the best player in the Premier League this season, but will want to show that he can do it for Manchester City in the top games in the ... (more...)
Mary Norwood finally concedes Atlanta mayor's race to Keisha Lance Bottoms Mary Norwood finally concedes Atlanta mayor's race to Keisha Lance Bottoms
- December 21, 2017

Norwood's concession came just after 10:30 Wednesday night, more than two weeks after the December 5 runoff in which Bottoms narrowly defeated her by about 800 votes, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported. "I was stunned to see that I, who had faithfully and equitably served all Atlantans for over two decades, was being accused of being a racist who would turn back the clock to 1950. (more...)
Lakers end Rockets' 14-game win streak Lakers end Rockets' 14-game win streak
- December 21, 2017

Kuzma scored a National Basketball Association career-high 38 points as the Lakers dominated the Rockets early then held on through a mid-game Houston rally to claim the win and end their own three-game losing skid. October 31 vs. Detroit: Made all four of his three-point shots and recorded 16 points and six rebounds in a 113-93 win over the Pistons. The loss drops the Rockets to 25-5 on the season and ends the third longest win streak in franchise history. (more...)
Positive News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect Genworth Financial (GNW) Share Price
- December 21, 2017

Genworth Financial, Inc ( Genworth ) is a financial security company. (NYSE: GNW ) or 26,526 shares. Lsv Asset holds 0.02% in Genworth Financial, Inc . During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted ($0.81) earnings per share . analysts predict that Genworth Financial will post 0.94 EPS for the current fiscal year. (more...)
Cvs Health Corp (CVS) Holder Clark Estates INC Has Cut Its Holding Cvs Health Corp (CVS) Holder Clark Estates INC Has Cut Its Holding
- December 21, 2017

CVS Health Corporation had a market cap of 73.47B, indicating that it has a good hold on the market value of the shares outstanding. The stock decreased 0.15% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $25.96. CVS Health Corporation (NYSE: CVS ) gained 0.89% with the closing price of $72.31. Therefore 0 are positive. CVS has been the subject of a number of analyst reports. (more...)
Snyders (LNCE) Position Has Upped by Oak Ridge Investments Llc
- December 21, 2017

Teton invested in 243,600 shares. Comerica Financial Bank has invested 0.02% in Snyder's-Lance, Inc. BB&T Securities LLC now owns 8,318 shares of the company's stock valued at $287,000 after buying an additional 256 shares during the period. (more...)
Arsene Wenger admits Arsenal are fragile after Olivier Giroud injury Arsene Wenger admits Arsenal are fragile after Olivier Giroud injury
- December 21, 2017

With Liverpool visiting the Emirates Stadium on Friday, Wenger conceded he is concerned that he may see more members of his squad ruled out over the Christmas period as Arsenal enter a run of 10 games in 36 days. "If you'd said that to me the day I came into the club I might have taken that". The Gunners have now won 12 of 15 home games this season but they offered little threat until the 39th minute, when unmarked captain Theo Walcott met Sead Kolasinac's deep cross but planted his ... (more...)
Cavs assign Isaiah Thomas to Charge to participate in full-team practice Cavs assign Isaiah Thomas to Charge to participate in full-team practice
- December 21, 2017

It's unclear whether or not he'll eventually play in a game for Canton, with the Cavs exclusively owning and operating the Charge. There is no indication the Cavs intend for Thomas to play any games in a Canton uniform. Thomas' return to National Basketball Association action could provide an additional boost for a Cleveland team that has won 18 of its last 20 contests heading into its Thursday night matchup with the Chicago Bulls. (more...)
Sprinter Gatlin fires coach for PED allegations
- December 21, 2017

Two-time Olympian Kara Goucher wrote on Twitter: "What I find surprising is that Justin would be surprised his coach, who served a doping ban - as did his wife, would be involved in something like this". "All legal options are on the table as I will not allow others to lie about me like this". "These allegations are extremely serious and I know the independent Athletics Integrity Unit will investigate in accordance with its mandate", Coe said. (more...)
Arsenal and Liverpool 'in talks' over move for Real Madrid ace Arsenal and Liverpool 'in talks' over move for Real Madrid ace
- December 21, 2017

He did score twice on his debut in La Liga away at Alaves, and recently netted a hat-trick for Spain U21's against Slovakia U21's but the many stars ahead of him in the pecking order at Real Madrid means he has not really had a chance to impress at the Santiago Bernabeu. (more...)
Isles set Belmont Park arena Isles set Belmont Park arena
- December 21, 2017

Not surprisingly, fans applauded the reports the team would be headed back across the city limits to Nassau County. "I grew up in eastern Queens and I spent a lot of time on Long Island, when Roosevelt Field was just opening". The Islanders played at Nassau Coliseum from its inception in 1972 until 2015. He says it will be "the home of economic development". "The is the first time in the Islanders' history that they've been in a world-class facility", the National Hockey League ... (more...)
ValuEngine Upgrades Occidental Petroleum (NYSE:OXY) to Hold
- December 21, 2017

About 548,095 shares traded. It has outperformed by 7.38% the S&P500. Merriman Wealth Management Llc decreased Occidental Pete Corp Del (OXY) stake by 8.22% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. The firm has "Hold" rating by Jefferies given on Wednesday, April 12. Barclays Capital maintained the shares of OXY in report on Monday, November 20 with "Underweight" rating. (more...)
Heyman | Indians to sign Yonder Alonso
- December 21, 2017

Bob Nightengale of USA Today reported the news Wednesday, and Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic noted the agreement was for two years, $16 million with a third-year vesting option of $8 million. Santana, 31, is the type of hitter the Phillies' current management craves. In his two seasons with American League clubs he has already hit more home runs (35) than he did in his parts of six seasons over in the National League (32). (more...)
Virat Kohli, Anushka Sharma Make Royal Entry At Reception Virat Kohli, Anushka Sharma Make Royal Entry At Reception
- December 21, 2017

Now both after the marriage have planned to throw a grand wedding reception in Delhi on 21st December and another one on 27th December in Mumbai. The invitation card mentions that the programme will begin from 8.30 onwards. As soon as the first pictures from their wedding reception started pouring in people on Twitterati went gaga over their favourite cricketer and their favourite Bollywood star. (more...)
Jose Mourinho insists Bristol City were 'very lucky' to beat Man Utd Jose Mourinho insists Bristol City were 'very lucky' to beat Man Utd
- December 21, 2017

While United boss Jose Mourinho insists that the Robins got "lucky" to dump the Red Devils out of the competition, Johnson thought his side looked like they belong in the top-flight. And Sky Sports pundit Bellamy thinks the defeat will be a big blow to United , as they could have lifted the trophy again. The main thing of it is that they won and fought hard for that. (more...)
Female kicker makes history at Texas high school football championship Female kicker makes history at Texas high school football championship
- December 21, 2017

Nava calmly made nine extra-point kicks in unbeaten Strawn's 78-42 victory over Balmorhea in the state Class 1A Division II Six-Man (Person?) title game at AT&T Stadium in Arlington. "I just acted like every other girl played on this field like me". It is the high school's second state football championship. Nava added that she didn't think about the historic implications of her feat so as not to freak herself out. (more...)
Former Penn State kicker Sam Ficken signed by Los Angeles Rams Former Penn State kicker Sam Ficken signed by Los Angeles Rams
- December 21, 2017

The Rams signed former Penn State kicker Sam Ficken to replace Zuerlein, a move that might make Big Ten fans cringe-and not just because Ficken has never kicked in an National Football League regular-season game. Head coach Sean McVay mentioned in his Wednesday press conference that Zuerlein did not practice with a back injury. Ficken and the Rams (10-4) face the Titans on Sunday. (more...)
Dolphins add two to absurd number of starters on injured reserve Dolphins add two to absurd number of starters on injured reserve
- December 21, 2017

Tight end Julius Thomas and right guard Jermon Bushrod have been placed on injured reserve. Miami activated tight end Thomas Duarte from the practice squad to take the spot vacated by Thomas, who injured his foot during the Dolphins loss in Buffalo on Sunday. (more...)
Nate Diaz Says He'll Fight Whenever the F-ck He Wants Nate Diaz Says He'll Fight Whenever the F-ck He Wants
- December 21, 2017

The news enticed a NSFW reaction from UFC lightweight champion McGregor ... Despite all this, Mayweather sent fans into a frenzy recently when he claimed that he'd discussed the possibility of a 'three or four' fight MMA run. "I don't need to fight nobody". "(I've been fighting) from 21 to 30 years old, and I've been slacking a few years, just chilling, fighting once a year. (more...)
Wofford Basketball Stuns UNC For First Top-25 Upset In School History Wofford Basketball Stuns UNC For First Top-25 Upset In School History
- December 21, 2017

The Terriers earned their first win ever over a top-25 team with the 79-75 non-conference in Chapel Hill. North Carolina was the CBT Team of the Week to begin this week. "Bad movement, bad defense, bad coaching - we got fat and happy", Williams said. Williams was clear in his frustration for his team but also in praise of Wofford's effort. (more...)
Olynyk's 32 points leads Heat to victory Olynyk's 32 points leads Heat to victory
- December 21, 2017

That's the way Boston's crowd and fans are. When Tim comes back I believe he's going to bring us even more gunpowder offensively. -He was even honored in the second quarter with the "Heroes Among Us" award for his charitable work in the Boston community. (more...)
Sandro Wanger Joins Bayern Munich From Hoffenheim Sandro Wanger Joins Bayern Munich From Hoffenheim
- December 21, 2017

The 30-year-old has seven caps for Germany and was part of the side that won the Confederations Cup earlier this year. Bayern Munich will reportedly pay a fee of €13 million for the forward, who will stay at the club till 2020. Sporting director Hasan Salihamidžić said: "In Sandro Wagner we have another Germany worldwide coming to Bayern. We're convinced that Sandro will enhance our squad with his class and his experience". (more...)
Arsenal braced for £25million Alexis Sanchez deal from free-spending PSG Arsenal braced for £25million Alexis Sanchez deal from free-spending PSG
- December 21, 2017

With it looking unlikely Alexis will agree a new Gunners deal, Arsene Wenger must decide whether to hold onto the South American star and allow him to leave the club for nothing, or they can sell him this new year. If he left in January, the way he's playing now, I can't see how that's going to hurt Arsenal . "You've got to still put it in". The Chile worldwide has been the subject of much transfer speculation for well over a year now and as his current Arsenal deal winds down towards ... (more...)
Birmingham confirmed as host city of 2022 Commonwealth Games Birmingham confirmed as host city of 2022 Commonwealth Games
- December 21, 2017

The official announcement came today (21 December) as the city's bid was finally confirmed and gives a major boost to the region's global standing. Ms Martin CBE said:"With its rich history, cultural diversity, youthful dynamism and ambitious spirit, Birmingham embodies all that we cherish about the Commonwealth". (more...)
Venus Williams cleared over fatal auto crash Venus Williams cleared over fatal auto crash
- December 21, 2017

The family of Jerome Barson filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Williams, seeking unspecified damages. "Based upon this investigation and relevant Florida state statutes, no charges will be filed in this case", the Palm Beach Gardens police said. (more...)
James Tarkowski To Serve Three-match Ban For Violent Conduct James Tarkowski To Serve Three-match Ban For Violent Conduct
- December 21, 2017

Despite a scoreless deadlock against Brighton, Sean Dyche hails Burnley's ability to pick up seven points over the last three games. The clash was missed by referee Chris Kavanagh, but was picked up on by cameras at the Amex, with pundits having since stated that Tarkowski would certainly have been given his marching orders, had it been spotted at the time . (more...)
England midfielder Jack Wilshere expects new arsenal deal England midfielder Jack Wilshere expects new arsenal deal
- December 21, 2017

Jack Wilshere continues to battle his way back to regular first team action with Arsene Wenger's side after a series of injury setbacks, although that didn't stop Argos bringing some "bantz" to proceedings regarding the midfielder's injury history. (more...)
Giants interview Dave Gettleman for general manager position Giants interview Dave Gettleman for general manager position
- December 21, 2017

Accorsi is, of course, now serving as an interview and hiring consultant for the Giants in their search for a new GM. The Giants began the interviewing process Monday with their vice president of player evaluation Marc Ross . He was with the Buffalo Bills for two of their Super Bowls in the early 1990s, with the Broncos when they beat the Packers after the 1997 season, with the Giants in 2000, 2007 and 2011 and with Carolina in 2015. (more...)
MLS expected to announce Nashville expansion team MLS expected to announce Nashville expansion team
- December 21, 2017

Ingram was brought in to lead the investment group, with the Wilf family, owners of the NFL's Minnesota Vikings, joining him later to supply additional financial heft. Nashville and Sacramento had been viewed as the favorites for the league's newest teams, with Cincinnati and Detroit the other finalists. The two markets that miss out will be eligible for the next round of expansion, along with bidding cities that were previously eliminated from contention this time around: Charlotte, ... (more...)
Colts at Ravens Preview Colts at Ravens Preview
- December 21, 2017

That being said, I say it's a good bet to cover the Ravens to cover here. "I have been in situations where we have had people lose, and we did not react well to it". The Colts (3-11), meanwhile, have been decimated with injuries and played the entire season without quarterback Andrew Luck . - Ravens linebacker C.J. (more...)