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Rare super blue blood moon may be visible from Pictou County


A total lunar eclipse - or blood moon for its reddish tinge - has the moon completely bathed in Earth's shadow. Firstly, it was the third in a series of "supermoons", when the moon is closer to Earth in its orbit - known as perigee - and about 14 percent brighter than usual. Read More »

Man United extend Juan Mata contract by a year - Jose Mourinho


Who are you backing? Tony Alderweireld (thigh), Serge Aurier (ankle), Danny Rose (knee), Erik Lamela (buttocks) and Harry Winks (ankle) might not feature. The 29-year-old - whose original four-and-a-half year deal ran out this summer - has started 17 of United's 24 Premier League games this campaign, scoring three times, and has become a key component of Mourinho's side. Read More »

Chelsea, Arsenal agree £20m fee ahead of Giroud medical


Out of the top eight teams in the Premier League, Arsenal has conceded the most goals with 34. Aubameyang becomes the Gunners' third signing of the January transfer window, after Konstantinos Mavropanos and Henrikh Mkhitaryan, who joined from Manchester United and will re-unite with former Dortmund team-mate Aubameyang. Read More »

Ronaldo to Chelsea? Hazard to MCFC?


I've lived in this city since 2009 and I love the weather and the people. Real Madrid's interest in Eden Hazard is now a well-known fact. It's close to Portugal and you can get there by vehicle - it's a great country. Don Balon says such a proposal would suit both Real and Ronaldo, with the player angry over the lack of progress regarding a pay-rise he has been demanding for the past year. Read More »

Oscar Gamble, the man with baseball's best hair, dies at 68


He said, "When I'm at bat, I'm in scoring position", and on the turmoil in the Yankees' clubhouse, said, "They don't think it be like it is, but it do". He then debuted for the Cubs in 1969, playing in 24 games. He had the last hit at Connie Mack Stadium in 1970 and after three seasons as a platoon player for the Phillies was dealt to Cleveland for outfielder Del Unser. Read More »

Abbott Calls On Texas Rangers To Investigate Former USA Gymnastics Training Center


Nassar's behavior. Lindsey Lemke, survivor of Nassar's abuse, claimed Geddert was abusive and wrote via Twitter that he threatened her after she spoke out against him during Nassar's sentencing hearing. "The bill addresses a patchwork of state reporting laws, making it mandatory for anyone affiliated with any governing body or amateur spots organization to report sexual abuse to local and federal law enforcement or social service agencies within 24 hours", Feinstein said. Read More »

Goodell says he's 'concerned' about catch rule

It is essentially a rite of passage for National Football League fans to complain about the ambiguity of what is and isn't a catch, and Commissioner Roger Goodell has apparently heard the gripes. "It's particularly in going to the ground that has created a lot of the confusion because it's a different rule when you're going to the ground than when you're on the sideline or in the end zone, and I think that's what we're focusing on", Goodell said. Read More »

'It's very unfair' - Neymar upset by Lucas being pushed out of PSG


PSG's two mega-money summer signings simply have to play for Unai Emery, if not just for their remarkable talents than the fees spent to secure their services. He is a friend, he is someone with a lot of quality, and here he could have been used a lot more , I am sure of it. He wore the #7 shirt at PSG, but he obviously can't have that one, since that's Son Heung-Min's number. Read More »

Cheniere Energy Partners LP (CQP) To Go Ex-Dividend on February 1st

About 4,462 shares traded. Here we will take a look into some valuation metrics for Cheniere Energy Partners, L.P. AMEX:CQP shares. It has outperformed by 0.96% the S&P500. Cheniere Energy Inc had 13 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Global Hunter Securities initiated the shares of LNG in report on Thursday, July 23 with "Accumulate" rating. Read More »

Islam Slimani to Newcastle: Striker boards private jet as Toon prepare medical


Toon chiefs did not want to sell to a relegation rival and felt the £8m bid was way below their valuation. Newcastle have moved for Slimani, who is now injured, after failing to meet Feyenoord's demands for striker Nicolai Jorgensen. United's move for Slimani comes after Liverpool's Daniel Sturridge chose to join West Bromwich Albion on loan. West Ham had hoped to land the Algerian worldwide, who cost the Foxes £29million when signing in the summer of 2016, on loan for the remainder of the ... Read More »

Mike Fisher coming out of retirement to rejoin Nashville Predators


Fisher signed a professional tryout contract in order to begin working out with the team, and he expects to sign a contract for the rest of the season ahead of the February 26 trade deadline, when postseason rosters must be set. But I am ready for it". "I don't believe it came in a single instance or some aha moment, but as time passed, I gradually became certain that it was right for me to retire". Read More »

Grid girls will not feature in Formula 1 from 2018 season


In a statement Wednesday Sean Bratches, Managing Director, Commercial Operations at Formula 1 said it was about bringing the sport into the present. The Professional Darts Corporation (PDC) announced last week that they would no longer use walk-on girls, following discussions with broadcasters. Other motorsports have stopped the usage of "grid girls". Read More »

Michigan State trustee to host public forum amid Nassar fallout


Major scrutiny of Michigan State University followed the Larry Nassar sexual assault scandal, with the school's president and athletics director resigning amid the fallout. Olympic Committee. One woman, Larissa Boyce , said she and a fellow teenage teammate complained about Nassar to Klages in 1997, when they trained with the Spartan youth gymnastics team. Read More »

Mesut Ozil Signs New Deal At Arsenal To 2021


Arsenal are close to securing the future of Mesut Ozil to a lucrative new contract, which would make the Germany global the highest paid player in the league. Arsenal have finally learned the law of the Premier League land: you can distract fans from miseries on the field by throwing money away off the field. Read More »

Chelsea eye mortgage deal for Tottenham's Fernando Llorente


Michy Batshuayi has been identified as their number one priority but, again, Chelsea will only let him go if they can sign a new forward to compliment Alvaro Morata before Wednesday's deadline. "I can speak about specific characteristics of players and how we can improve". Earlier in the window, there were discussions between Chelsea and Tottenham over a swap deal between Llorente and Batshuayi. Read More »

Klopp claims broadcasters cut short first half of FA Cup clash


However, to his misfortune, missed a penalty. VAR rules a West Brom goal offside after referee Craig Pawson consults the system for the first time. While speaking about BT Sports coverage of the Liverpool vs West Brom game, Gerrard said as quoted by Sport Review: "What a handsome finish". Read More »

Trump to GOP lawmaker: he'll '100 percent' release the memo


Trey Gowdy unloaded on his Democratic colleagues Tuesday afternoon, blasting the liberal legislators for hiding the House Intelligence Committee's bombshell FISA memo; adding that they "did everything they could" to hide the information from the American people. Read More »

Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, 2018: 1st Test, Day 1 - Statistical Highlights


Mushfiqur Rahim missed a century by eight runs, being out on 92 toward the end of the day's play, but he and Mominul combined for a national record of 236 runs for the third wicket. They surpassed the 157-run stand between Mominul and Tamim against New Zealand in 2013. Tigers' batsman Tamim Iqbal is 114 runs away from becoming the first Bangladesh batsman to reach 4000 Test runs. Read More »

Irish rugby stars go on trial for rape


Two other men have also been charged in connection with the case. McIlroy (26) denies a charge of exposure while Harrison (25) denies perverting the course of justice and withholding evidence. The court also heard of an exchange of WhatsApp messages between the accused which Mr Hedworth said gave a "true flavour of the attitude of the defendants". Read More »

Mkhitaryan starts - Arsenal's likely 4-3-3 XI vs Swansea


Dyer was involved again moments later, this time sending in a back-post delivery that Alfie Mawson would have helped over the line if not for a last-ditch block from Aaron Ramsey , who was brought back into the side in place of illness victim Jack Wilshere . Read More »

Fox Picks Up "TNF" Rights, Replacing CBS, NBC


FOX will now air the 11 Thursday Night Football games, however, some of the games will continue to be broadcast on NFL Network. The deal will mean a boost to Fox's primetime ratings - even with the recent ratings dip for the NFL. NBC's Thursday night games ranked fifth. The deal means TNF will have one home on broadcast; for the last two seasons CBS and NBC shared the rights - along with the NFL Network. Read More »

Ornstein: Ozil signs new £350000-a-week deal


The playmaker has made 21 appearances this term, scoring four goals and recording six assists, and his new deal commits him to the Premier League club until he is 32. That leaves Ozil primed to sign a new deal with Dortmund star Aubameyang alongside him in the ranks once he completes his £55million deal. Barcelona and Premier League rivals Man United are two clubs to have been linked with moves for the 2014 World Cup victor. Read More »

Gerard Pique extends Barcelona contract until 2022


Pique said: "I am very happy to celebrate my contract extension". I feel Barça like it was my home. I always felt that I was going to stay and I never thought about anything else. It's Barca or nothing'. And Pique said the 30-year-old has been crucial to each of the club's titles to date. He rejoined his boyhood club under Pep Guardiola in 2008. Read More »

How to Watch Liverpool vs. Huddersfield Town


Emre Can and Roberto Firmino struck first-half goals to put Jurgen Klopp's Reds side in control and Mohamed Salah converted a late penalty to seal their sixth win in eight games in all competitions. But just because Liverpool has had success against Huddersfield doesn't mean it will cover the 1.5-goal spread or provide value on the money line, especially on the road. Read More »

Roger Goodell 'concerned' about National Football League catch rule

Snyder, instead of caving to mounting pressure over the years, seems to get more and more emboldened whenever the Redskins' name becomes a matter of debate or stirs controversy. The poll included 504 Native Americans from every state and the District of Columbia. "Cleveland's decision should finally compel the Washington football team to make the same honorable decision", Halbritter said. Read More »

Everton set to seal Mangala loan move


That arrival, which was confirmed by the club on Tuesday [30 January], is now set to trigger Mangala's departure with first-team opportunities under Pep Guardiola to dry up even further. You have to be realistic, at the moment it's impossible for me to go to the World Cup. The season is long; you never know what's going to happen but today it's complicated. Read More »

Batshuayi transfer talk angers Conte as uncertainty reigns at Chelsea


But Conte insisted: "Now he is a Chelsea player and for this reason he is in contention for tomorrow's game - also because we have Morata who is injured and I don't have other options, especially with Willian injured". But you don't know what will happen tonight or tomorrow. "I don't know what will happen but when you have to play in the Champions League and FA Cup, three strikers is the minimum". Read More »