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Makwala Forced To Withdraw From 200m — IAAF Championships Makwala Forced To Withdraw From 200m — IAAF Championships
- August 09, 2017

Gardiner held off the late charge of Haroun to take silver, though the Qatar did edge past Thebe to take the bronze medal. He insisted he wanted to run but IAAF officials ruled him out and refused him entry to the stadium amid a swathe of nanovirus and gastroenteritis cases that have affected about 30 athletes from a selection of countries. (more...)
Mike Trout Collects 1000th Hit On 26th Birthday Mike Trout Collects 1000th Hit On 26th Birthday
- August 09, 2017

Jake Arrieta (11-8) allowed three runs (two earned) and nine hits in 6 1/3 innings as Chicago won for the 16th time in 23 games since the All-Star break. Twins 5, Brewers 4: Jorge Polanco had four hits, and Eddie Rosario scored the go-ahead run in the seventh inning on a balk as Minnesota edged Milwaukee. (more...)
Ousmane Dembele Keen To Join Barcelona, Dortmund Unwilling To Sell Ousmane Dembele Keen To Join Barcelona, Dortmund Unwilling To Sell
- August 09, 2017

According to our source that has still to be sorted out, but the indications are that the Bundesliga outfit are looking for a fee of €100 million, which would be nearly half of the fee gone that was received from Paris Saint-Germain for Neymar. (more...)
We will not sell Cristiano Ronaldo - Real Madrid president Florentino Perez
- August 09, 2017

The Real Madrid star was called to testify in court on Monday over accusations he evaded 14.7 million euros ($17.3 million) in tax on his image rights via a complicated web of shell companies based in the British Virgin Islands and Ireland. (more...)
Former Syracuse head coach MacPherson dies at 86 Former Syracuse head coach MacPherson dies at 86
- August 09, 2017

They improved to 6-10 in MacPherson's National Football League head coaching debut but he was sacked after going 2-14 in 1992. The five-game improvement helped MacPherson to finish fifth in NFL Coach of the Year balloting. 4 ranking in the country - a major accomplishment for a football program that was not ranked in 20 years. MacPherson went on to serve as an analyst on Syracuse radio broadcasts, among other on-air positions. (more...)
Beyoncé Writes About Prince in New Book Beyoncé Writes About Prince in New Book
- August 09, 2017

The book comes from one of Prince's personal photographers for ten years and "features photos and captions that reflect that relationship" between the icon and Shahidi. "I ain't mad at anything she does". Following Prince's death, the Lemonade singer paid tribute to the late artist with covers of his songs Purple Rain and Beautiful Ones . (more...)
Moeen's day once again as England wrap up series win Moeen's day once again as England wrap up series win
- August 09, 2017

As Moeen Ali finished South Africa off for the second match in a row on Monday a half-full Old Trafford was left with a feeling of relief that this Test had not gone into a fifth day. England now move up to third in the ICC Test rankings above Australia. The pair had extended their stand across 31 overs, which would ordinarily have allowed them to bat clean through the session. (more...)
White Sox activate All-Star OF Garcia White Sox activate All-Star OF Garcia
- August 09, 2017

The Chicago White Sox have officially activated outfielder Avisail Garcia from their 10-day disabled list, the club announced on Tuesday morning . Matt Davidson and Avisaíl García celebrate a win over the Cubs on July 24. Chicago (41-68) has lost six straight games and is last in the American League Central division, 18 games behind the division-leading Cleveland Indians and 15 games out of an AL wild-card spot. (more...)
Mexico's Carlos Vela to join expansion LAFC Mexico's Carlos Vela to join expansion LAFC
- August 09, 2017

In June, it was believed that LAFC had finalized a deal with PSV Eindhoven and Mexican global Andres Guardado to join the team, but the 30 year old has since moved on to Real Betis. LAFC have already missed out on several big name targets, including Chicharito Hernandez, who ended up signing with West Ham United in England and current El Tri captain, Andres Guardado, who moved to Real Betis in La Liga after featuring for PSV Eindhoven in the Netherlands. (more...)
National Oilwell Varco's Stock Falls After Analyst Downgrades Rating, Slashed Price Target
- August 09, 2017

Randhawa now anticipates that the oil and gas exploration company will earn $0.06 per share for the quarter, up from their prior forecast of $0.04. It worsened, as 67 investors sold National-Oilwell Varco, Inc. Dubuque Natl Bank Trust Com has invested 0.66% of its portfolio in National-Oilwell Varco, Inc. NOV has been the topic of several research analyst reports. (more...)
Kentucky woman allegedly beats husband, sets him on fire Kentucky woman allegedly beats husband, sets him on fire
- August 09, 2017

From there, Laurel County Sheriff's Office told of the wife driving her 'severely burned' husband to hospital for treatment pursuant to Monday night's incident reported WKYT . He was flown to a Cincinnati hospital with 50% of his body covered in burns and in critical condition, police said. " Cincinnati's burn center sent their helicopter to St. (more...)
Riyad Mahrez to Roma: Italian giants ditch effort to sign Leicester star Riyad Mahrez to Roma: Italian giants ditch effort to sign Leicester star
- August 09, 2017

Despite the Foxes' stance, the 26-year-old revealed at the weekend that it is still his intention to leave the King Power Stadium for pastures new this summer. "The player expressed what he wants publicly, but it's right that we respect his club". "At the same time, we're working on other things". However there is nothing to suggest the Gunners have altered their position from last summer, when Arsene Wenger snubbed the wantaway winger. (more...)
New Hall of Famer Terrell Davis was a Georgia Bulldog New Hall of Famer Terrell Davis was a Georgia Bulldog
- August 09, 2017

We're concerned because we don't know what the future holds. "It was just my appreciation for service men and women, and I always thought the mentality that you have to have to play the running back position, you got to have the same mentality as a soldier". (more...)
Sheldon Richardson Blasts Brandon Marshall (Again): Ex-Jet Was 'Drama Queenish' Sheldon Richardson Blasts Brandon Marshall (Again): Ex-Jet Was 'Drama Queenish'
- August 09, 2017

We've moved on". Bowles bristled when asked about Richardson's maturity. On one hand, I applaud Richardson for continuing to answer the questions. Richardson is entering the final year of his rookie contract and the team had reportedly shopped him around this offseason, with the Seattle Seahawks and Washington Redskins as some of the suitors. (more...)
Robert Horry punched heckler at son's basketball tournament Robert Horry punched heckler at son's basketball tournament
- August 09, 2017

Kudos to the guy with the umbrella who ran over to help without depriving himself of shade on a sweltering day. In the video, it is obvious that the other man made the first physical contact that escalated the incident. Horry also claims the man had verbally abused him at some of his son's previous games. Witnesses told TMZ the man was jawing at Horry throughout most of the game. (more...)
Frank Lampard predicts where Liverpool will finish this season Frank Lampard predicts where Liverpool will finish this season
- August 09, 2017

Klopp's side eventually ended up in fourth place in the Premier League table as they secured Champions League qualification for next season. "Liverpool look really risky on the counter". In a campaign that lacked Champions League football, Liverpool's lack of back-up performers meant their season fell apart when Sadio Mane left for global duty in January's African Cup of Nations, with injuries to Jordan Henderson, Adam Lallana and treatment room season ticket holder Daniel Sturridge adding ... (more...)
Wayde van Niekerk stars in men's 400m final Wayde van Niekerk stars in men's 400m final
- August 09, 2017

Wayde van Niekerk retained his world 400 meters title in dominant fashion on Tuesday as he stormed to victory in 43.98 seconds but there was nearly as much interest in the empty lane alongside him where Botswana's Isaac Makwala should have been. (more...)
British Airways to start non-stop flight from London to Nashville British Airways to start non-stop flight from London to Nashville
- August 09, 2017

This will be the first direct connection from Nashville to Europe in 20 years. Nashville is getting a nonstop flight to London, officials announced Tuesday. It is a dynamic city with one of the fastest growing economies in the USA, so we are confident this route will be a big hit with British tourists as well as business travellers in the United Kingdom and US. (more...)
Athletes at World Athletics Championships hit by gastro outbreak Athletes at World Athletics Championships hit by gastro outbreak
- August 09, 2017

The local organizing committee says there have been "a number of cases of gastroenteritis" reported by some teams. Baptiste, a four-time Olympian representing Trinidad & Tobago and the 2011 World Bronze Medalist in the event, advanced on time with a run of 11.21 seconds for fourth place in the sixth and final heat of the day. (more...)
The Renaissance Technologies LLC Decreases Position in Office Depot, Inc. (ODP) The Renaissance Technologies LLC Decreases Position in Office Depot, Inc. (ODP)
- August 09, 2017

For the past 5 years, the company's revenue has grown -0.7%, while the company's earnings per share has grown 11.1%. Customers in those areas who shop www.officedepot.com will have the option of scheduling same-day delivery between 8 a.m. (more...)
Bengals' Marvin Lewis to miss time due to health issue Bengals' Marvin Lewis to miss time due to health issue
- August 09, 2017

Lewis brought Simmons to Cincinnati in 2003 and is in his fifth season as the special teams coordinator. NFL Network's Stacey Dales reported via Twitter that Lewis is dealing with a blood clot in his ankle, citing a source close to Lewis. (more...)
Intercontinental Hotels Group (NYSE:IHG) Rating Reiterated by Bank of America Corporation Intercontinental Hotels Group (NYSE:IHG) Rating Reiterated by Bank of America Corporation
- August 09, 2017

Finally, Credit Suisse Group cut InterContinental Hotels Group PLC to a "neutral" rating and raised their price objective for the company from GBX 4,500 ($59.36) to GBX 4,600 ($60.68) in a research note on Monday, June 19th. CIBC World Markets Inc. now owns 5,662 shares of the company's stock valued at $277,000 after buying an additional 948 shares in the last quarter. Karp Capital Management Corp purchased a new position in shares of Intercontinental Hotels Group during the first quarter ... (more...)
Ryan Reynolds shares Deadpool 2 set photo featuring Cable and Little Deadpool Ryan Reynolds shares Deadpool 2 set photo featuring Cable and Little Deadpool
- August 09, 2017

The comic book rivalry between Premium Cable and Deadpool is one of the most interesting fights ever, as Deadpool just can't be killed. The photos also depict co-star Zazie Beetz as Domino , as well as one of Brolin's previously spotted stunt doubles . (more...)
Michael Beasley - Knicks nearing deal Michael Beasley - Knicks nearing deal
- August 09, 2017

The Knicks are reportedly on the verge of signing Michael Beasley , a former No. 2 overall draft pick. The Knicks announced the signing of Beasley, and journeyman guard Ramon Sessions on Tuesday. Now he's close to signing a player who was kicked out of the rookie orientation program, did a stint at a rehab center while with the Heat, mushed a spectator during a summer game at Dyckman Park and, more recently, was under investigation for sexual assault (all charges in that case were ... (more...)
49ers End Practice Early After Donavin Newsom Knocked Unconscious 49ers End Practice Early After Donavin Newsom Knocked Unconscious
- August 09, 2017

The positive is that Newson was able to make some movements to his extremities prior to leaving in the ambulance. "San Francisco 49ers linebacker Donavin Newsom was transported to Stanford Medical Center following an injury sustained during practice earlier today". (more...)