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Partial lockdown ordered for all Florida prisons in response to potential riots Partial lockdown ordered for all Florida prisons in response to potential riots
- August 18, 2017

Officials declined to say how many facilities were involved, what the possible disruptions may be, and how they found out about them. A partial lockdown was ordered Thursday for all Florida prisons in response to tips about potential revolts at several facilities, a Department of Corrections spokeswoman confirmed. (more...)
Georges St. Pierre Must Defend Title If Successful At UFC 217 Georges St. Pierre Must Defend Title If Successful At UFC 217
- August 18, 2017

The event marks a groundbreaking crossover between boxing and MMA , with McGregor needing to adapt from his traditional UFC style if he hopes to defeat Mayweather in a traditional 12-round matchup. St-Pierre summed up Woodley's tough luck on losing the fight as being "unfortunate for certain people". The former welterweight kingpin does admit that defending the title after winning it wasn't in his original plans. (more...)
Array BioPharma's (NASDAQ:ARRY) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Cantor Fitzgerald
- August 18, 2017

Volume on the day was 1.96 million shares. The market capitalization of the company is at $1.53 Billion. The stock rose 0.32% or $0.37 reaching $115.39 per share. Wagner Bowman Management holds 23,141 shares. (NYSE:GGG) on Thursday, May 4. Convergence Invest Prns reported 9,918 shares stake. Morgan Stanley holds 0% of its portfolio in Ocwen Financial Corp (NYSE:OCN) for 877,260 shares. (more...)
Tom Brady forecasts 'great future' for Watson Tom Brady forecasts 'great future' for Watson
- August 18, 2017

I can only control what I can do. The only thing I have to say about this is that talent recognizes talent. "I think there are a lot of other players in the league like Russell (Wilson) or Aaron (Rodgers) that prove that when the ball is in their hands a lot of great things happen - Ben Roethlisberger". (more...)
Buccaneers Defeat Jaguars, 12-8, in Preseason Buccaneers Defeat Jaguars, 12-8, in Preseason
- August 18, 2017

Rookie wide receiver Dede Westbrook caught six fourth-quarter passes from Allen for 131 yards. Allen led a late rally with reserves playing for both teams, throwing a touchdown pass to fullback Marquez Williams early in the fourth quarter then leading a late drive that ended with an incomplete pass into the end zone to wide receiver Rashad Greene on fourth-and-goal from the Buccaneers 2 with 1:25 remaining. (more...)
Liverpool legend backs Trent Alexander-Arnold Liverpool legend backs Trent Alexander-Arnold
- August 18, 2017

I told him he had to take the free-kick - he was the only one who can do it. "It was actually the plan to let them play in the spaces which are for us, not unsafe, not interesting and they have a specific style of play which is very good and really hard to defend.so I thought we did really well and caused them a lot of problems with this". (more...)
Suits Spinoff Greenlit at U.S., to center around Gina Torres' Jessica Pearson Suits Spinoff Greenlit at U.S., to center around Gina Torres' Jessica Pearson
- August 18, 2017

Jessica is still a name partner at Pearson Specter Litt and has provided wise counsel to Harvey (Gabriel Macht) as he takes over managing the firm. Sophomore drama Shooter is, like Suits , awaiting word on its future. " USA Network is beyond thrilled to work with Gina, ['Suits" creator] Aaron Korsh , the entire " Suits' producing team and our partners at [Universal Cable Productions] to explore the exciting next phase of Jessica's story". (more...)
Catriona Matthew plays in opening Solheim Cup session Catriona Matthew plays in opening Solheim Cup session
- August 18, 2017

I want them to be happy, and if you have happy players, there's hopefully good golf", said the ten-time major victor. Record crowds of more than 25,000 a day are expected at the Des Moines Country Club - starting for this morning's foursomes - and as last September's Ryder Cup in Chicago higlighted, the mid-west fans are not slow in coming forward. (more...)
Fatalities Confirmed After Van Hits Barcelona Pedestrians Fatalities Confirmed After Van Hits Barcelona Pedestrians
- August 18, 2017

However, local media have named Driss Oukabir as the man suspected of hiring the van used in the attack and said he is believed to be one of the two people who have been arrested . "We work on the hypothesis that the events of Cambrils respond to a terrorist attack ". Furthermore, the US State Department released an emergency notice to its citizens now residing in Barcelona , warning them to refrain from going to the scene of the terror attack and from crowded areas. (more...)
Raiders Cornerback Sean Smith Charged With Assault Raiders Cornerback Sean Smith Charged With Assault
- August 18, 2017

The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office said Thursday that Smith faces assault and battery charges. Smith previously played for the Miami Dolphins and the Kansas City Chiefs. Arraignment is scheduled on September 29 in Department D of the Los Angeles County Superior Court, Pasadena Branch. Smith, 30, signed a four-year, $38 million deal with the Silver and Black that includes $20 million guaranteed last spring. (more...)
Leicester slap huge fee on Drinkwater Leicester slap huge fee on Drinkwater
- August 18, 2017

However, as per The Telegraph , the Foxes are playing hardball with the Premier League champions for Drinkwater who has four years left on his current contract and are now demanding that the Blues pay them £40 million for his services. That is the same price as Chelsea received for Matic, who is two years older that Drinkwater. Danny Drinkwater could be the flawless man for Conte to have up his sleeve, as the Manchester-born midfielder is decent both on and off the ball. (more...)
Ronaldo sent off, but Real roll over Barcelona Ronaldo sent off, but Real roll over Barcelona
- August 18, 2017

One of the keys to Madrid's Champions League and Spanish league titles last season was the decision by coach Zinedine Zidane to limit Ronaldo's minutes during the long campaign. "I'm happy for working so well with my staff". The Catalan giants come into the game on the back of the bitter loss of superstar Neymar to Paris Saint-Germain for a world record fee of £198m, and will hope to prove that there is life after the Brazilian in the first clasico of the new season. (more...)
Hajduk Split Europa League - 17 August 2017 Hajduk Split Europa League - 17 August 2017
- August 18, 2017

Much of a first half hour in which Everton dominated possession was spent shifting the ball rather pointlessly from one side of the pitch to the other, and when Cuco Martina did play an effective ball into the box Rooney snatched at the opportunity and shanked it wide. (more...)
Cubs pitcher Jon Lester leaves Thursday's start with apparent injury Cubs pitcher Jon Lester leaves Thursday's start with apparent injury
- August 18, 2017

In Jon Lester 's 90th career start as a member of the Chicago Cubs , things didn't go well for the lefty. Chicago Cubs starter Jon Lester was removed in the second inning of Thursday's game against the Cincinnati Reds with an apparent injury. (more...)
Detroit Tigers 8.16.2017 live stream vs Texas Rangers Detroit Tigers 8.16.2017 live stream vs Texas Rangers
- August 18, 2017

The start will be his third since returning from the disabled list on August 2 after recovering from a left intercostal strain. Despite a late home run from Victor Martinez and singles from Hicks and Alex Presley , the Tigers weren't able successfully mount a late rally. (more...)
Madden 18 Is Set To Be Released August 25 Madden 18 Is Set To Be Released August 25
- August 18, 2017

Right off the bat, there will be a bunch tied to the solo challenges and improving your team, stuff you should be doing anyway, so definitely take some time to grind out as much as you can until they start getting too hard and time intensive to make them not worth the effort anymore. (more...)
Marshawn Lynch gives odd responses to national anthem questions Marshawn Lynch gives odd responses to national anthem questions
- August 18, 2017

Lynch, speaking for the first time since camp opened on July 28, fielded a few questions before being asked about the "elephant in the room" regarding his decision to remain seated on a cooler during the anthem while eating a banana during the preseason opener in Arizona. (more...)
Nobody Told Me Position On Philippe Coutinho Has Changed - Jurgen Klopp Nobody Told Me Position On Philippe Coutinho Has Changed - Jurgen Klopp
- August 18, 2017

I have never met him", Klopp said of Segura. Regarding reports in Spain that the player may go on strike, Klopp said: "I have nothing to say about his attitude, since he has a back problem he is not in training". Of course we think about what we can do. The Catalans find themselves urgently needing to replace Neymar, who left for PSG in a sensational €222m switch early this month. (more...)
Sigurdsson set for Everton move Sigurdsson set for Everton move
- August 18, 2017

A spokesman said: "The board and its clubs have previously expressed the opinion that closing the summer transfer window in advance of the season commencing would be an improvement on the current position". The Icelandic worldwide was a key asset to the Swans last season and contributed to nearly half of his side's goals as they narrowly beat the drop - scoring nine and assisting on 13 occasions. (more...)
LSU's potential new live tiger mascot arrives on campus LSU's potential new live tiger mascot arrives on campus
- August 18, 2017

Until that time, he is not Mike VII. Harvey will neither be on public nor media display while he gets acclimated during his quarantine period. Dr. David Baker , LSU's attending veterinarian, the primary caregiver of previous Mikes, will also not available for interviews until the quarantine is completed. (more...)
Seahawks, Justin Britt agree to 3-year, $27 million contract extension Seahawks, Justin Britt agree to 3-year, $27 million contract extension
- August 18, 2017

Justin has done everything that we need him to do - been a great teammate - and if this comes to pass I am thrilled we are able to reward him. He is the first offensive lineman the Seahawks have drafted and extended since Carroll and general manager John Schneider took over the team in 2010. (more...)
Bacca non si allena e parla con il Villarreal Bacca non si allena e parla con il Villarreal
- August 18, 2017

Il Villarreal e il Milan hanno raggiunto un accordo per il prestito di Carlos Bacca , che vestirà la maglia gialla nella stagione 2017/2018. Colombiano ha cominciato a formarsi come giocatore nelle file di Atletico Junior. La scorsa stagione, Bacca ha giocato 34 partite con il Milan , dove ha realizzato 14 gol. A distanza di due anni, Carlos Bacca torna in Spagna . (more...)
New Zealand's Pearce takes one-shot lead in Fiji New Zealand's Pearce takes one-shot lead in Fiji
- August 17, 2017

Having enjoyed a relaxing sunset cruise in Fiji on Monday, Green believes he is ready for the challenge at the A$1.5 million (approximately US$1.14 million) event which is tri-sanctioned by the Asian, European and the ISPS HANDA PGA Tour of Australasia for the first time. (more...)
Ford Field on shortlist of potential 2026 World Cup hosts Ford Field on shortlist of potential 2026 World Cup hosts
- August 17, 2017

Paul Midway neighborhood, to open in 2019. The joint bid team announced Tuesday that it plans to make initial cuts next month after communities declare their interest by September 5. But the city isn't taking advantage. More than 41,000 fans attended the August match. There are requirements in order to host a Federation Internationale de Football Association event, including the need for a stadium to hold at least 40,000 people. (more...)
Goodell says Josh Gordon reinstatement not under active consideration Goodell says Josh Gordon reinstatement not under active consideration
- August 17, 2017

Gordon hasn't played in a game since December 2014. In terms of Reception Net Expected Points, Gordon's 138.64 from 2013 is the 24th-highest season total by any player since the 2000 season. Gordon has been suspended for the majority of his career but saw a brief glimpse of playing time a year ago when the league conditionally reinstated him to participate in training camp and preseason games. (more...)