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Man charged in plot to kill players, fans during Steelers game Man charged in plot to kill players, fans during Steelers game
- January 16, 2018

Just like that, the Jaguars upset over the mighty Steelers in Pittsburgh was cemented. Philadelphia advanced over the weekend with a 15-10 divisional round win over the Atlanta Falcons and the Vikings outlasted the New Orleans Saints 29-24, scoring a touchdown as time expired. (more...)
How should Chelsea line up against Norwich City in FA Cup replay? How should Chelsea line up against Norwich City in FA Cup replay?
- January 16, 2018

You must have a big squad to do this, otherwise you take risks to lose against teams like Leicester". The Portuguese used the example of him apologising to Premier League title-winning boss Claudio Ranieri after he had mocked his inability to pick up English perfectly during his tenure at Chelsea . (more...)
Cold-blooded battle: Python and alligator tangle on Florida golf course Cold-blooded battle: Python and alligator tangle on Florida golf course
- January 16, 2018

Dr. Richard Nadler expected a fun afternoon golfing with friends, and instead walked into a scene that could have come straight from The Jungle Book. Nadler's photo, which has since been shared almost 20,000 times on Facebook, shows the snake and gator wrapped around each other, WPLG-TV first reported. (more...)
At Australian Open, Roger Federer Rolls in the First Round At Australian Open, Roger Federer Rolls in the First Round
- January 16, 2018

With Serena Williams recovering from complications from her pregnancy, Victoria Azarenka unable to leave the United States following the birth of her child and German Angelique Kerber still competing at the Sydney International, Tiley said Sharapova was the only option. (more...)
Stanford's Bryce Love returning for senior season Stanford's Bryce Love returning for senior season
- January 16, 2018

Monday was the deadline for early entry into the draft. With Love returning he will be the front-runner to win the 2018 Heisman trophy since he finished second behind Oklahoma Sooners quarterback Baker Mayfield. Love, who played high school football at Wake Forest-Rolesville, led the nation in rushing with 2,118 yards last season, despite missing one game with an ankle injury. (more...)
Chelsea enter race as City pull out for £35m-rated Arsenal star Chelsea enter race as City pull out for £35m-rated Arsenal star
- January 16, 2018

According to Jack Austin of The Independent , not only are the Red Devils ready to pay Sanchez £400,000 a week should he move to Old Trafford, they would also be ready to meet the £35 million valuation the Gunners have placed on him. "He wanted to keep the player clear, saying that he does rate him but I think he'd happily swap him in any deal for Alexis Sanchez ". The Atleti forward has been linked with a move to the Red Devils for a long time, and almost joined them last summer but for ... (more...)
Sevilla confident of loan for Chelsea's Michy Batshuayi Sevilla confident of loan for Chelsea's Michy Batshuayi
- January 16, 2018

The Belgian was only a sub during Chelsea's 0-0 draw with Leicester on Saturday, which was the Blues' third goalless draw in a row following their FA Cup draw with Norwich City and the 1st leg of the Carabao Cup semi-final against Arsenal. (more...)
Healthy Rory McIlroy hopeful increased preparation in 2018 will lead to wins Healthy Rory McIlroy hopeful increased preparation in 2018 will lead to wins
- January 16, 2018

It's a comfortable place to come back and make a fresh start. Hideto Tanihara will make his tournament debut in the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship this week at Abu Dhabi GC. That said he has no course experience to fall back on and doesn't have the greatest record in the United Arab Emirates: he was T54 in last year's DP World Tour Championship and has twice missed the cut in the Dubai Desert Classic. (more...)
Ulster and Ireland star Bowe to retire Ulster and Ireland star Bowe to retire
- January 16, 2018

Bowe returned to Ulster in 2012 and has gone on to score 150 points in his global career. The winger scored a try on his Ulster debut against Connacht in 2004 and later that same year marked his global debut with a try against the USA. In an open letter on the Ulster website, Bowe thanked those who have supported him throughout his career and wrote: "As the saying goes, time stands still for no man (or sportsman)". (more...)
Kohli fined and handed demerit point Kohli fined and handed demerit point
- January 16, 2018

In a release issued here on Tuesday by the ICC, the Indian skipper was found to have breached Article 2.1.1 of the ICC Code of Conduct for Players and Player Support Personnel, relating to " conduct that is contrary to the spirit of the game ". (more...)
NextEra Energy Inc (NYSE:NEE) Shares Sold by L & S Advisors Inc
- January 16, 2018

Nextera Energy Partners Lp Com Unit Part In now has $2.19B valuation. The company had a trading volume of 1,596,500 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,068,122. Ruggie has invested 0.33% in International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM). Wexford Ltd Partnership has invested 0.58% in NextEra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE:NEP). (more...)
Jaguars' Ramsey: 'We're going to Super Bowl' Jaguars' Ramsey: 'We're going to Super Bowl'
- January 16, 2018

One day after the # New England Patriots knew about their AFC Championship Game opponent, head coach #Bill Belichick discussed his initial thoughts about the #Jacksonville Jaguars , who defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers , 45-42, in their divisional clash on Sunday. (more...)
Australian Open: Roger Federer rolls past Bedene to kick off title defense Australian Open: Roger Federer rolls past Bedene to kick off title defense
- January 16, 2018

Roger saved 2 break points he faced and he was aggressive and determined to keep the points on his racquet, firing from his serve and forehand to keep Bedene away from the good position to impose his strokes. Federer sealed the victory when Bedene served to stay in the set, a backhand into the net ending a one-sided contest. Bedene often found himself forced to beat a hasty retreat, dropping deep behind the baseline on Federer's serve, which allowed the classy veteran to dictate most rallies. (more...)
Scrub NY from plan to expand offshore oil drilling Scrub NY from plan to expand offshore oil drilling
- January 16, 2018

Cuomo, a Democrat, noted that the Republican administration exempted Florida and should do the same for NY. A spokeswoman for Maine's Republican governor, Paul LePage, said LePage generally supported Trump's efforts to expand domestic drilling but was still reviewing the offshore drilling proposal. (more...)
Djokovic in action on day of returns in Melbourne Djokovic in action on day of returns in Melbourne
- January 16, 2018

No Australian man has won the Australian Open since Mark Edmondson in 1976, and no woman since Chris O'Neil in 1978. She returned in April and, because of her slide down the rankings, needed some wild-card entries to enter tournaments. Spain's world No 1 Rafael Nadal wasted little time in racing into the second round at the Australian Open on Monday. Serena Williams beat her older sister Venus Williams in the final to capture an Open era-record 23rd major here past year but ... (more...)
Poland's Kubica to be Williams Formula One reserve driver Poland's Kubica to be Williams Formula One reserve driver
- January 16, 2018

Poland's former grand prix victor Robert Kubica will be the reserve and development driver for Williams this season, the Formula One team said on Tuesday. "All of us at Williams have been immensely impressed at what he has achieved, and it is a great credit to his strength of character and commitment to return to Formula 1". (more...)
Halep, Sharapova, Kerber, Muguruza advance at Australian Open Halep, Sharapova, Kerber, Muguruza advance at Australian Open
- January 16, 2018

With no Serena Williams in the draw at the Australian Open, there's certainly an opportunity for another women's player to go on a surprising run and emerge as a first-time Grand Slam champion , as Sloane Stephens and Jelena Ostapenko did previous year. (more...)
All-new Ford Mustang Bullitt unleashed All-new Ford Mustang Bullitt unleashed
- January 16, 2018

Under the hood, the Mustang sports proper muscle vehicle power as well, with a 5.0-litre V8 capable of kicking out some 475bhp and 420lb ft of torque. It's specially tuned to have its own unique burble. The new Open Air Induction system along with the new intake manifold of the Shelby GT350 and an 87mm throttle body contributes to the bump in performance of the Bullitt . (more...)
Jeep Cherokee | All-new engine and a refreshing new face Jeep Cherokee | All-new engine and a refreshing new face
- January 16, 2018

The 2019 Jeep Cherokee , which Fiat Chrysler is unveiling Tuesday at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit , offers a 4-cylinder engine with more punch that promises solid fuel economy. Aside from the 2.0-liter and the 3.2-liter, the Cherokee will continue to come standard with a 2.4-liter four-cylinder that retains last year's 180 hp and 170 lb-ft of torque. (more...)
Manchester City end interest in Alexis Sanchez
- January 16, 2018

Jose Mourinho is "relaxed" in his pursuit of Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez , with Manchester United widely seen to be in pole position to secure the Chile forward. "But sometimes can happen or can appear on the table, a fantastic opportunity and then you fight for that fantastic opportunity". "But sometimes, it [a transfer] can happen". (more...)
Barca's Dembele to miss 3-4 weeks with hamstring injury Barca's Dembele to miss 3-4 weeks with hamstring injury
- January 16, 2018

Lyon equalized two minutes into the second half as Fekir found the back of the net with a fine curled shot from Maxwel Cornet's cross. We don't rule out our rivals, but we only need to worry about what we will do. "I am happy that we've got rid of the [Anoeta] curse", Valverde added. That's the best thing about it. "We knew how to recover from a negative situation and registered another victory in the League at a ground that has always been hard for us", he said after the game. (more...)
UM suffers second-half debacle, loses to Duke 83-75 UM suffers second-half debacle, loses to Duke 83-75
- January 16, 2018

But Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski called a timeout, which seemed to wake Duke up. Duke went almost eight minutes without a point. The Canes were 5-3 against the Blue Devils under Larrañaga, including a 3-1 record at home. But Trent kicked off Duke's huge comeback and led Duke on a 9-5 run. After Trent sank consecutive 3-pointers, Bagley's three-point play cut Duke's deficit to 66-62. (more...)
Real Madrid given boost as Courtois criticizes Chelsea fans Real Madrid given boost as Courtois criticizes Chelsea fans
- January 16, 2018

Chelsea face another important game this midweek as they face a visit from Championship side Norwich in their FA Cup 3rd round replay following a 0-0 draw in the first match. In the 2009-10 double-winning campaign, the Blues scored a combined 120 goals in the league and FA Cup and a further 22 goals in the Champions League, League Cup and Community Shield. (more...)
United States resumes DACA applications after judge blocks end to program United States resumes DACA applications after judge blocks end to program
- January 16, 2018

Republicans and Democrats were already at odds over funding the government, and the negotiations became more complicated after Democrats - whose votes are needed to pass a government funding bill - insisted immigration be included. "I think they talk about DACA, but they don't want to help the DACA people". Republicans are seeking an increase in military spending, while Democrats want a DACA deal and a matching increase in non-defense funding. (more...)
Liverpool cool on £90m Thomas Lemar Liverpool cool on £90m Thomas Lemar
- January 16, 2018

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp reportedly believes the France global is overpriced at £90m - the amount Arsenal were willing to pay for him in the summer - and has turned his attention to other targets, such as Borussia Dortmund's Christian Pulisic. (more...)
Klopptinite! Liverpool boss boasts best managerial record against Guardiola Klopptinite! Liverpool boss boasts best managerial record against Guardiola
- January 16, 2018

But Liverpool were not deterred, as each of the three-pronged attack scored, each goal brilliant in its own right. Liverpool blew apart City in the second half and capitalised smoothly on the defensive errors to bring an end to their dominance. (more...)
Finding Federer at the Australian Open! Finding Federer at the Australian Open!
- January 16, 2018

This time , Federer breezily walked into the Australian Open draw carrying the trophy just a few days after helping Switzerland win the Hopman Cup mixed team event. "I haven't been spending too much time around the courts". "So I'm really looking forward to trying out my new serve!" "No one ever wants to let themselves down". (more...)
Virat Kohli throws ball in frustration; ICC fine him 25% match fee
- January 16, 2018

India's captain starred with the bat to compile a stunning 153 at Centurion on Monday, but found himself in hot water after protesting to umpire Michael Gough about the dampness in the outfield affecting the ball following a rain delay. Level 1 breaches carry a minimum penalty of an official reprimand‚ a maximum penalty of 50% of a player's match fee and one or two demerit points. When the play resumed after a one-hour rain break, the ball picked up moisture whenever it went to the ... (more...)
Philadelphia Eagles: 3 reasons being underdogs at home to Vikings is better Philadelphia Eagles: 3 reasons being underdogs at home to Vikings is better
- January 16, 2018

They're back at Square 1, if not behind that. Diggs was still in disbelief after the game, telling ESPN: "I ran a route, my teammate gave me a great throw, God took care of the rest". James Lang, USA TODAY Sports Atlanta Falcons tight end Levine Toilolo (80) catches a pass against Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Ronald Darby (41) during the first quarter in the NFC Divisional playoff game at Lincoln Financial Field. (more...)
Jags CB Jalen Ramsey apologizes for profanity but not sentiment Jags CB Jalen Ramsey apologizes for profanity but not sentiment
- January 16, 2018

As for whether he felt Ramsey's comments were any different from what Mitchell or Bell said, he responded: "I don't even think about the Steelers ". "It's one of those things that I think he believes in himself after the game he just had, locking down one of the best receivers in the game". But, he said, the Patriots got a feel for what appeared to be a team on the rise during the long workouts. (more...)

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