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Trichiites catch rare glimpse of lunar spectacle at planetarium Trichiites catch rare glimpse of lunar spectacle at planetarium
- February 01, 2018

A total lunar eclipse - considered the most scientific of Wednesday's threesome - occurs when the sun, Earth and moon line up perfectly, casting Earth's shadow on the moon. Another will occur on January 31, 2037. In Pakistan, the partial eclipse in Pakistan started at 3:51pm, according to the meteorological department. (more...)
Mourinho: Pochettino will stay at Tottenham for many years Mourinho: Pochettino will stay at Tottenham for many years
- February 01, 2018

Manchester United have kicked off 2018 with five straight wins across all competitions, and they are also getting healthier at the right time. Three of those goals have come from Romelu Lukaku , but the Belgian has often been criticised for his record against the big teams. (more...)
Chelsea, Arsenal agree £20m fee ahead of Giroud medical Chelsea, Arsenal agree £20m fee ahead of Giroud medical
- February 01, 2018

That was also a club record - but it could be broken a day later if City manages to bring Leicester winger Riyad Mahrez to Etihad Stadium. 'I think the club have such a big history and have great players like Thierry Henry who is an example for all strikers. (more...)
Shocking: Cristiano Ronaldo On His Way To Chelsea? Shocking: Cristiano Ronaldo On His Way To Chelsea?
- February 01, 2018

Chelsea have been linked with the veteran midfielder for some time now, however, the Manchester Evening News is reporting that Manchester United could make a play for the 30-year-old. The forward has not signed an extension at Chelsea despite an offer being on the table. The Daily Mirror, picking up on a report in L'Equipe , claims the teenager's club Lyon have urged him to turn down a potential move to Stamford Bridge. (more...)
Texas governor orders investigation into sexual assault allegations of gymnastic facility Texas governor orders investigation into sexual assault allegations of gymnastic facility
- January 31, 2018

Olympic gymnasts and other young women, some of those gymnasts joined lawmakers on Capitol Hill Tuesday to celebrate the imminent passage of a bill that would strengthen reporting requirements for sexual assault. "If we have learned anything from the Nassar sentencing in Lansing, it's that too many voices of too many victims had been unheard for too long", Schuette said of the Ingham cases. (more...)
Cavs crack smiles and drain 3s in 121-104 win over Pistons Cavs crack smiles and drain 3s in 121-104 win over Pistons
- January 31, 2018

Since trading point guard Kyrie Irving to the Boston Celtics in the summer, the Cavaliers have been looking for a consistent second scoring option to work alongside small forward LeBron James , and that has not been an easy task. Griffin should alleviate that concern. The Detroit Pistons will play the Cleveland Cavaliers in one of the National Basketball Association games on Sunday, start time at 6:00 PM ET, at Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland , OH. (more...)
Oscar Gamble (1949 - 2018), baseball slugger hit 200 home runs Oscar Gamble (1949 - 2018), baseball slugger hit 200 home runs
- January 31, 2018

The news was first reported by MLB.com and confirmed by Gamble's agent Andrew Levy. In addition to the Cubs, Sox, and Yankees, he played with the Indians, Phillies , Padres, and Rangers. " I sign those cards all the time ", Gamble told the New York Daily News in 2008. I didn't know how famous it would get. "I go to a lot of different events, whether sporting events or trading-card-related events, and the Oscar Gamble card gets talked about as much as the Mickey Mantle and Reggie Jackson ... (more...)
NFL To 'Start Over' With Catch Rule This Offseason, Roger Goodell Says NFL To 'Start Over' With Catch Rule This Offseason, Roger Goodell Says
- January 31, 2018

The NFL has created confusion over the years by tinkering with the catch rule a bit at a time. In a revealing moment with host Colin Cowherd on Fox Sports Radio, Roger Goodell expressed displeasure over the often criticized catch rule. (more...)
Newcastle boss Benitez calls for solidarity despite transfer failings Newcastle boss Benitez calls for solidarity despite transfer failings
- January 31, 2018

The former Liverpool , Chelsea and Real Madrid boss had said: "We need to know who we are, and where we are". 'If we bring more players in, we are going to be stronger. Starting half the games in the Premier League , the young midfielder, who can also play at centre-back, was slowly but surely getting to grips with his new club and Premier League football, even if he hadn't featured much over the past three weeks. (more...)
Samuel Eto'o leaves Antalyaspor Samuel Eto'o leaves Antalyaspor
- January 31, 2018

However, with Hamza Hamzaoglu's side now in the relegation zone, they have made a decision to let their captain leave. The four-time African footballer of the year victor scored 44 goals in 77 appearances for Antalyaspor , where he had five months left on his contract. (more...)
Chiefs Agree To Trade QB Alex Smith To Redskins Chiefs Agree To Trade QB Alex Smith To Redskins
- January 31, 2018

The Chiefs will receive a third-round draft pick and a player to be named later, according to ESPN . Washington is also reportedly signing Smith to a four-year extension worth $94 million with $71 million of that guaranteed according to NFL Media's Ian Rapoport. (more...)
Neymar: Lucas Moura's Paris Saint-Germain exit 'very unfair' Neymar: Lucas Moura's Paris Saint-Germain exit 'very unfair'
- January 31, 2018

While Moura can also carry the ball into central areas at times, he is more likely to stay wider to the touchline than those now at Tottenham's disposal, where he completes a dribble considerably more often. After PSG's 3-2 win over Rennes last night, Neymar said: "I'm sad, because he's a good friend, he's a quality player who was rarely used". But just how good is the Brazilian? I think it is very unfair, he is my brother in football, I wish him all the best. (more...)
Former NBA Player Rasual Butler, Wife Killed In Car Accident Former NBA Player Rasual Butler, Wife Killed In Car Accident
- January 31, 2018

A spokesman for the Los Angeles Police Department confirmed that at 2:25 a.m., a Range Rover lost control and hit a parking meter and a wall on the 11200 block of Ventura Boulevard. The four-team deal involving the Miami Heat , Boston Celtics, Utah Jazz, and Memphis Grizzlies involved 13 players, including former All-Stars Eddie Jones, Antoine Walker, and Jason Williams as well as veteran forward James Posey. (more...)
Cheniere Energy, Inc. (LNG) Price And Consensus
- January 31, 2018

Cheniere Energy Partners, L.P. (Cheniere Partners) is a limited partnership formed by Cheniere Energy, Inc (Cheniere). The stock decreased 0.63% or $0.3598 during the last trading session, reaching $56.6302. (NYSE:VZ). Meiji Yasuda Asset Management Ltd owns 234,812 shares for 1.14% of their portfolio. BAILEY VICKY A had sold 5,800 shares worth $315,760. (more...)
Newcastle beat West Ham to signing of Leicester attacker Newcastle beat West Ham to signing of Leicester attacker
- January 31, 2018

However, Leicester have told any Premier League clubs making an enquiry that they will only allow Slimani to leave on a permanent basis, with the asking price at around £20million. Although Slimani is now sidelined with a thigh problem that is expected to keep him out for two weeks, the deal, if it goes ahead, would be a huge positive for Newcastle. (more...)
Mike Fisher ends National Hockey League retirement to return to Predators Mike Fisher ends National Hockey League retirement to return to Predators
- January 31, 2018

Former captain Mike Fisher will return to the Predators' roster as an active player after retiring in August, the Predators announced Wednesday . Fisher scored 18 goals and recorded 42 points with the Predators last season and played in 20 of their 22 Stanley Cup Playoff games as Nashville marched to the Final. (more...)
F1 ditches grid girls for 2018 F1 ditches grid girls for 2018
- January 31, 2018

Teams who previously employed groups of glamorous-looking women , often dressed in revealing clothes, in the paddock will also be told they will have to change their approach. F1 grid girls have been a staple at events and typically dressed to reflect the country where the series was racing on a given weekend. "Another sport making a clear choice about what they want to stand for". (more...)
Mesut Ozil signs new contract with Arsenal Mesut Ozil signs new contract with Arsenal
- January 31, 2018

With the extension, Ozil has become the club's highest paid player in history - earning about £350,000 a week before tax. Ozil turned down interest from Manchester United , Paris Saint-Germain and Barcelona - as well as a huge offer from Chinese Super League club Guangzhou worth £25 million a year, the source said. (more...)
Former Michigan State and USA Gymnastics team physician sentenced to 175 years Former Michigan State and USA Gymnastics team physician sentenced to 175 years
- January 31, 2018

But some of Nassar's victims criticized the choice, saying that the university needs someone more distant from the university's establishment to truly root out the problems at the institution. He has said his investigation will be independent, transparent and prompt. While this does paint the university in a positive light at first glance, it completely ignores the fact that the names of victims, as well as any other identifying information, are already redacted from Title IX records. (more...)
Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi has Dortmund medical Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi has Dortmund medical
- January 31, 2018

Spaniard Alonso toed the ball first-time to Batshuayi, who made no mistake with a simple finish from eight yards out. "I think it's right to continue to have respect for other players". "I can speak about specific characteristics of players and how we can improve". "I will be happy in both cases - if the club decides to add players but otherwise I am happy to work with the players because they show great behaviour and commitment". (more...)
Harden Records 1st 60-point Triple-double in NBA History Harden Records 1st 60-point Triple-double in NBA History
- January 31, 2018

His 10 rebounds and 11 assists made him the first player in National Basketball Association history to rack up 60 points in a triple-double. The Rockets started the game without Chris Paul , who has a sore groin, and Trevor Ariza , who is dealing with a strained hamstring. (more...)
Klopp Charges Liverpool To Show World Class Status Klopp Charges Liverpool To Show World Class Status
- January 31, 2018

The new technology was used on three occasions during the game and led to significant delays as video footage of incidents was meticulously viewed. However, to his misfortune, missed a penalty. You can't cut match time because there is something else to broadcast. BT Sport presenter Jake Humphrey strongly disagreed with Klopp's suggestion that BT Sport had anything to do with how much time the referee added to the first half. (more...)
House Speaker Ryan Supports Release of Classified Memo House Speaker Ryan Supports Release of Classified Memo
- January 31, 2018

Republicans , controlling the House and its various committees, voted to release the memo while all Democrats on the House panel voted against it. "100%", Trump assured him, before moving on to greet another pol. The memo charges that the opposition research dossier on Trump and Russian Federation written by ex-British intelligence agent Christopher Steele was improperly used to secure a FISA surveillance warrant on former Trump foreign policy adviser Carter Page . (more...)
Mominul slams unbeaten 175 as Bangladesh amass 374 on day one Mominul slams unbeaten 175 as Bangladesh amass 374 on day one
- January 31, 2018

Mominul Haque has struck two boundaries since coming on and Kayes in his innings of 29. Opener Tamim Iqbal chipped in with 52. Off-spinner Dilruwan Perera bowled Tamim with a lovely delivery that pitched outside off-stump and spun sharply to beat the batsman and clip the bails. (more...)
Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding: Rape trial jury sworn in Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding: Rape trial jury sworn in
- January 31, 2018

Jackson, of Oakleigh Park in Belfast is charged with one count of rape and one count of sexual assault. When asked where she went on first leaving "the ground floor", she replied "I don't have a clear recollection, but I think it was the bedroom". (more...)