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Temperatures to plummet, with snow and sleet forecast

Temperatures to plummet, with snow and sleet forecast Met Éireann has issued an updated weather warning for Ireland of high winds, low temperatures and a chance of ice and snow. . The warning is also in place for Mayo , Donegal and Kerry . Severe winds will affect areas over Scotland, but Met Eireann warned that the storm will also generate strong, blustery winds of Ireland. Met Éireann says scattered snow showers will occur from late Thurs... [Full Article...]

Russian Federation refused to return medals of athletes convicted of doping

Russian Federation refused to return medals of athletes convicted of doping He did not budge on Russia's insistence that there was no state-sponsored doping system in the country. "Some athletes work out for maybe three years to get ready for the Olympics ". On the women's side, medal hopes appear remote. The Kremlin has denied allegations that it orchestrated the widespread use of performance-enhancing drugs. [Full Article...]

Mariners, Angels acquire int'l slot money

Mariners, Angels acquire int'l slot money From the Angels the Twins plucked 19-year-old outfielder Jacob Pearson , a third-rounder last June out of a Monroe, La., high school. Banuelos immediately becomes the top catching prospect in the Twins' system, ahead of 2016 second-rounder Ben Rortvedt and projected 2018 backup Mitch Garver, their minor league player of the year. [Full Article...]

Former Houston Oiler Warren Moon accused of sexual harassment in lawsuit

Former Houston Oiler Warren Moon accused of sexual harassment in lawsuit She said she was hired as Moon's executive assistant in July and made weekly business trips with him. According to the lawsuit, Haskell complained about the job requirements on multiple occasions, but was told by Moon that if she didn't want to do what was asked of her, then he'd "find someone else who was" willing. [Full Article...]

Manchester United win Champions League group in style

Manchester United win Champions League group in style Historically the draw usually takes place on a Friday but the powers that be at Uefa have decided it will take place on Monday December 11th this year. That leaves only Barcelona , Paris Saint-Germain and Besiktas as Chelsea's options. Serie A high-flyers Napoli dropped into the Europa League as Shakhtar Donetsk's victory over Premier League leaders Manchester City rendered their 2-1 ... [Full Article...]

Giants GM says parameters of Stanton trade have been reached

Giants GM says parameters of Stanton trade have been reached FYI, it looks like the Stanton sweepstakes is down to the Giants , Dodgers and Cardinals - so, when TMZ Sports got Cohen - an STL superfan - out in NYC. The upshot is that taking on a contract like Stanton's would make it hard for them to get under the threshold. Back in the middle of November, Jon Morosi tweeted that teams told the Marlins that Stanton's contract is what he would receive... [Full Article...]

Paul Scholes: What makes Luke Shaw Man United's best left-back

Paul Scholes: What makes Luke Shaw Man United's best left-back Tuesday night was just a glimpse of what Shaw can do. Before kick-off, the BT Sport panel of Paul Scholes, Steven Gerrard and Rio Ferdinand discussed Shaw's time at United and came out with some very interesting observations. A couple of years ago, I thought we were signing the best left back in the world'. The England global had played only 48 minutes of EFL Cup football this season - b... [Full Article...]

Roger Goodell defeats Jerry Jones, signs National Football League extension

Roger Goodell defeats Jerry Jones, signs National Football League extension Florio reported that the deal had "nearly unanimous consensus" among the National Football League owners. The Compensation Committee received unanimous authorization from the owners in May 2017 to execute the contract. Goodell previously made around $40 million a year, depending on how many incentives the leagues achieves in any given season. All members of the Compensation Committee, includin... [Full Article...]

Barcelona midfielder Rakitic: Messi benched? He's still happy

Barcelona midfielder Rakitic: Messi benched? He's still happy However, speaking ahead of City's Champions League clash with Shakhtar Donetsk on Wednesday, Guardiola, who oversaw the bulk of Messi's rise to becoming arguably the greatest player of all time, rejected talk that a transfer was ever on the cards. [Full Article...]

[Teams] Liverpool vs Spartak Moscow: Confirmed Line-Ups From Anfield

[Teams] Liverpool vs Spartak Moscow: Confirmed Line-Ups From Anfield Liverpool have been installed as the hot 2/9 favourites for the three points, with Spartak out at 12/1, while a draw is available at 13/2. The alleged incident happened during Liverpool's UEFA Youth League match with the Russian side at Prenton Park on Wednesday afternoon. [Full Article...]

Chiefs suspend Marcus Peters vs Raiders for unsportsmanlike conduct

Chiefs suspend Marcus Peters vs Raiders for unsportsmanlike conduct Peters, who played his college football at the University of Washington, was originally selected by Kansas City in the first round (18th pick overall) of the 2015 NFL Draft. When asked about the situation, Reid stated , "This was something Marcus [Peters] and I discussed". "That was the wrong thing for him to do". Reid made the announcement in a news conference Wednesday. [Full Article...]

Serena Williams 'has entered' Australian Open

Serena Williams is poised return in January next year, according to the Australia Open tournament director . She gave birth to a girl in September and has taken to the practice courts in preparation for a return in 2018. "She wants to break a record that is Margaret Court's", said Tiley. Williams won the Australian Open in January 2017 before revealing she had been pregnant at the time. [Full Article...]

LaVar Ball, LiAngelo Ball explain shoplifting arrest and decision to leave UCLA

LaVar Ball, LiAngelo Ball explain shoplifting arrest and decision to leave UCLA LaVar then said LiAngelo would spend the next seven months preparing for the National Basketball Association draft. Ball, the middle Ball brother, did not play a single game in college after being suspended from the team - along with teammates Cody Riley and Jalen Hill . [Full Article...]

Charlotte Hornets coach Clifford taking leave from team

Charlotte Hornets coach Clifford taking leave from team Clifford's high-water mark during his four-plus-year tenure as Hornets head coach came during the 2015-16 season, when he guided the squad to 48 wins. The Hornets (9-13) are third in the Southeast Division, three games behind Washington. Silas took over as Clifford's lead assistant upon Patrick Ewing being hired as head coach at Georgetown last season. [Full Article...]

Pollution Can Counteract Exercise Benefits, Study Suggests

Pollution Can Counteract Exercise Benefits, Study Suggests An analysis of the data found that increases in traffic-related air pollutants were associated with 2-6 per cent increased odds of low birth weight and 1-3 per cent increased odds of being small for gestational age. The study found everyone in the park group benefited, with lung capacity improving within an hour and persisting for 24 hours. Although the study was fairly small and the walks were ... [Full Article...]

Candlelight vigil held for Mariah Woods

Candlelight vigil held for Mariah Woods A medical examiner is expected to make the final determination if the remains found Saturday are Mariah. Court documents unveiled Tuesday, claim the live-in boyfriend of Mariah Woods' mother, may have sexually abused the three-year old girl. [Full Article...]

Georgia, Auburn defensive coordinators interviewing again with Tennessee

Georgia, Auburn defensive coordinators interviewing again with Tennessee Tucker coached on National Football League staffs for nine seasons before being hired by Alabama as associate head coach and defensive backs coach in 2015. If Martin does not land the Tennessee head coaching position - and he remains in the mix, although on the periphery - it's obvious there are plenty of people around the program who want to see him back at the school and positioned for the h... [Full Article...]

Burnley Confirm Robbie Brady Will Be Out For 'Substantial Period'

Burnley Confirm Robbie Brady Will Be Out For 'Substantial Period' Joshua King managed to pull a goal back for the Cherries to set up a nervy finish but the Clarets held on for the crucial win that sees them in the top 6 with over a third of the season played. Dyche is expected to give more details on Brady's situation at some stage today. " He will be given all the time and care he needs on his recovery and supported throughout from all of us at Burnley FC"... [Full Article...]

IPL governing council clears way for Dhoni's return to CSK

IPL governing council clears way for Dhoni's return to CSK Regarding the the rules on retaining players, a total of Rs 33 crore from the Rs 80 crore purse will be deducted if three players are retained by the franchise before the auction. The player auctions for the next edition is tentatively scheduled to be held in February. The BCCI stated that "The minimum spend will be 75 percent of the salary cap for each season". [Full Article...]

Pochettino to rotate Spurs squad for APOEL clash

Pochettino to rotate Spurs squad for APOEL clash Despite Spurs' success in the Champions League thus far, the draw with Watford was their fourth Premier League match in a row without a victory, and they are a whopping 18 points off top spot. However, midfielder Dele Alli will play as he attempts to regain his form after an indifferent start to the season. "We're completely different, we're not in the last stage (of our development)". [Full Article...]


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