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Snow, cold forces postponement of Mariners-Twins finale

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Eventually, the eagle's handler came and took care of the situation, per the Seattle Times Report , and at least so far, the left-handed Paxton has taken care of the Twins lineup. One of the trainers hustled out to lure the bird safely away. Paxton nonetheless gave the Mariners 5 robust innings. "I kind of ducked it so it wouldn't fly into my face". Read More »

Bertens Defeats Goerges To Claim Charleston Title

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Bertens improved to 5-1 in career finals after her first title of the year, and will rise to just outside the Top 20 on the WTA rankings. Goerges saved two match points on serve in game six but Bertens closed the match with a hold at love to start the celebration of a well-deserved title. Read More »

Disaster! Laurel Hubbard in agony after shocking elbow injury in weightlifting final

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Hubbard, who has been mired in controversy since her selection on New Zealand's team in November, was in the box seat to win gold before the disastrous mishap. The International Olympic Committee allowed her to take part in last year's world championships after ruling she had undergone at least one year of hormone therapy and was recording sufficiently low levels of testosterone. Read More »

Ladner prayer vigil to honour Humboldt Broncos

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Fans were supposed to watch the Humboldt Broncos play hockey, but instead, they gathered for a vigil for the Saskatchewan team's dead and injured. Another 14 were injured. He played junior hockey in the league in the 1990s before becoming a coach. Saskatchewan has a history of producing a disproportionate number of National Hockey League players relative to its population of 1.1 million. Read More »

Jose Mourinho: 'One of Pep Guardiola or Mino Raiola is lying'

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They really should have and, considering what happened next, their lack of a clinical edge turned out to be fatal. And it was in the moment when the game was completely in control. For them it's a nice feeling. The objective was to fight for points because we need points. As Guardiola was presumably ripping into his players for missing several gilt-edged opportunities, Jose Mourinho had some choice words of his own for the demoralised United crop in the away dressing room. Read More »

Woods improves in final round at Masters, welcomes break

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But his game is ideally suited for Augusta , his stock shot a right-to-left draw on a course where most holes also move in that direction. This has become a familiar lament for Fowler, who now lugs around the unwanted baggage as the best player without a title in one of golf's biggest events. Read More »

KKR wins toss opt to bowl

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Whether there would be pressure, "yes". # Dinesh Karthik - We are going to bowl first. It will be a litmus test first up for Karthik and his charges against RCB who once again look very strong on paper. Karthik, who hit a last-ball six to help India win the Nidahas T20 tri-series last month in Sri Lanka, on Sunday played a totally different innings and instead of risky shots relied on safe strokes. Read More »

Lonzo Ball (knee contusion) out for Lakers on Sunday

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With AP Photos. Donovan Mitchell scored 28 points to help the Utah Jazz clinch a playoff berth with a 112-97 win over the Los Angeles Lakers . Mitchell, on the full-court pass he made to Ingles in the third quarter: "That's just my baseball and soccer background coming back". Read More »

Mechanic suffers broken leg after being hit by auto

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The Finn was forced to come to a halt in the pit lane because of rules that prohibit a vehicle taking to the track with tyres of different compounds - with one old soft tyre and three new super-softs fitted. On that occasion, the FIA said: "Consistent with previous instances where a auto was stopped on track, the Stewards decide that the mandatory grid place penalty could not be applied where the team took all appropriate actions, the Stewards fined the team €5,000". Read More »

Ferrari fined €50000 after mechanic injured

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The Finn had entered the pits for the second time during the Bahrain Grand Prix and looked like he would occupy the bottom step of the podium when the incident happened. "I don't see what happens", Raikkonen said after the race. The Ferrari team had also been fined $6,140 for an unsafe pit release during practice less than 48 hours earlier. Read More »

CWG 2018: Jitu Rai clinches gold in 10M air pistol

He kicked off by creating a CWG record in the qualification round of the 50m pistol event with 562 points and went on to bag gold, scoring 194.1 points in the final, which was an additional record. In the qualifying, Mitharval equalled the Commonwealth Games record of 584 on his way to qualifying for the final. 19-year-old Tejaswin Shankar qualified for men's High Jump final with a jump of 2.21m. Read More »

Atletico Madrid midfielder Thomas Partey pleased with Real Madrid draw

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Griezmann, who scored the equaliser in Atletico's 1-1 draw with Real Madrid on Sunday, has been heavily linked with Barcelona but strongly denied rumours claiming he had already agreed to join the La Liga leaders. "Everyone sees us going through to the semi-finals and that's exactly what we should not put in our head", Zidane said. "It's a shame that we didn't get the three points". Read More »

Tenure extension: Lalong's APC Committee submits report

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Oyegun, while briefing reporters after a meeting with the governors on Wednesday said "Today the governors, the NWC of our party made a decision to sit and look at the issues that are seemingly dividing us and I want to say to you with absolute satisfaction, absolute pride that all the issues that you have been commenting about in the last two days have been completely and totally resolved". Read More »

CWG: Indian eves script history, bag gold in table tennis

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That's why it's important not to think too much. The women's team had suffered a 57-66 defeat against Jamaica in their opening match, before losing 72-85 to Malaysia in their second match at the Cairns Convention Centre. Among the men, world bronze-medallist Vikas Krishan (75kg) advanced to the quarter-finals. Regarding the venue where in the last year she won gold in the Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships, the 24-year-old from Manipur broke the existing CWG record by lifting of 84kg ... Read More »

CWG' 18: Weightlifting medal rush continues with Thakur's bronze

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Vikas couldn't lift 200 kgs in the first two attempts but made it look easy in the third try. The final attempt was especially messed up as he struggled to keep up with the one-minute he had to complete the lift. "I am confident of a better medal at the Asian Games", he said. Ishant Sharma also tweeted, a congratulatory message for the 24-year-old weightlifter from Ludhiana, he wrote, "Congrats #RaviKumar for bagging Bronze in Men's 10mAirRifle & #VikasThakur on winning Bronze Medal in 94kg ... Read More »

Beckham Will be at Giants' Facility for Offseason Program

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Shortly after that, speaking at the annual owners meetings, Giants co-owner John Mara told the media that neither Beckham Jr. or any of the team's other players were "untouchable" in regards to potential trades this off-season. In other words, Beckham is, indeed, available to be traded. The Giants' offseason program begins on Monday, and coach Pat Shurmur says he expects Beckham to participate . Read More »

Commonwealth Games 2018: Pradeep Singh Bags Silver Medal in 105kg Weightlifting

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India's medal rush from weightlifted continued on Day 4 (Sunday) with medals for Punam Yadav ( gold ) and Vikas Thakur (bronze). "I was expecting a good fight but from Fiji, not England. Two-time Commonwealth Games weightlifting champ Michaela Breeze was on commentary duty for the BBC, and quickly reassured fans he would be fine. Thakur faltered in his final two attempts in clean and jerk , aiming for a 200kg lift that would have fetched him a silver. Read More »

Panthers spoil Bruins' division-title hopes

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That series begins Thursday in Boston. The Sunday contest - the last game of the National Hockey League regular season - was the makeup of a game that was postponed January 4 due to a blizzard. Pastrnak led the Bruins with 35 goals and had a career-high 80 points. Dadonov put the game away when he scored an insurance goal with 1:49 remaining. Read More »

Republic Services (RSG) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.70 Per Share

It has outperformed by 19.34% the S&P500. Principal Gp holds 17,666 shares or 0% of its portfolio. (RSG) by 30.78% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Therefore 29% are positive. Republic Services reported earnings per share of $0.55 in the same quarter last year, which would suggest a positive year over year growth rate of 27.3%. Read More »

Former Liverpool Star Makes Clear His View On Move For Marouane Fellaini

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Liverpool are keen to sign Marouane Fellaini and have offered the Manchester United midfielder a three-year deal, according to a stunning report from L'Equipe. Turkish side Besiktas have long harboured hopes of making the United man their midfield lynchpin. Ligue 1 giants Monaco and Paris Saint-Germain are also keeping tabs on him so there is no shortage of suitors. Read More »

Last-gasp Napoli keep title ambitions alive

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Napoli headed into the clash seven points adrift of league leaders Juventus , who beat basement club Benevento 4-2 the previous day, with Paulo Dybala bagging a hat-trick. Inter Milan missed the chance to go third as they lost 1-0 to Torino with Adem Ljajic scoring the only goal. It was the first time that Torino coach Walter Mazzarri had faced his former club Inter since being fired in November 2014. Read More »

Pogba: Seeing City Celebrate Would Have Been "like death" to United Fans

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In the second-half United's Portuguese supremo, desperate for his side not to be the "clowns" in City's title coronation, abandoned his usual conservative mindset - or, rather, his players did. He has just got do that most weekends. "He is a fantastic footballer and he makes Manchester United a better team". I was a football player, I know how they feel and how uncomfortable a situation it is. Read More »

Masters: Rory McIlroy, Patrick Reed read for final round showdown at Augusta

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Right behind them are five major champions. For any of them to win, they would have to shoot a very low number and have both Reed and McIlroy and all the others on that list fall precipitously down the leaderboard. "I'm hitting so many good putts, they're just not going in". He was at 9-under 135. And now it's too late for him to do anything about it. "Even Tiger said to me on the putting green, he goes, 'Seriously, dude, he's played the last eight weekends at the Masters.' He's got to ... Read More »

Confirmed Line-Ups: English Premier League, Everton vs Liverpool

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Premier League top scorer Mohamed Salah did not feature for Liverpool after going off with an injury in the Champions League quarter-final clash against Manchester City on Wednesday. Meanwhile, Everton is in ninth place and surely say from relegation, sitting 12 points clear. Dominic Solanke and Cenk Tosun traded efforts wide of goal as both sides looked to take the initiative in the early exchanges. Read More »

Vettel wins Bahrain GP, Raikkonen's car hits mechanic

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Toro Rosso's Pierre Gasly celebrated a superb fourth place to take away 12 points. It was his 49th career victory and his second in a row to start the season. BC-CAR-F1-Bahrain GP-Red Bull's Woes, 482 Red Bull gets unwanted Bahrain GP double as both cars retireAP Photo HAS108, HAS141Eds: With AP Photos. Read More »

Commonwealth Games: Punam Yadav wins 5th weightlifting gold medal for India

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The moment Punam clinched the gold medal in the women's 69 kg weightlifting event, she sent her family, which was watching her performance on television, into raptures. England Sarah Davies went for a 128 kg to defeat Punam but failed to lift it cleanly. Four years ago in Glasgow, Ravi had fallen agonisingly close of a bronze in the same event. Read More »

Reed storms into Masters lead

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Justin Thomas and Jordan Spieth , 2 p.m.; Tiger Woods and Rafa Cabrera Bello, 11:10 a.m. Reed, ranking 24th in the world and chasing a first major title, has come into the day with a two-stroke lead and was unbowed in the face of four-time major victor McIlroy's surge. Read More »

Hoffman masters Augusta's 16th hole with hole-in-one

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Finau himself had carded a hole in one during Wednesday's par three competition where he bizarrely dislocated his ankle and had to pop it back in. Hoffman now sits eight back of leader Patrick Reed as he closes his round. This time was because Hoffman delivered the first ace of the tournament at the par-3 16th hole. Here's some wizardry from Hoffman with a 6-iron in hand on the 16th hole: a hole-in-one to scoot him up the leaderboard to 6-under. Read More »

Ferrari mechanic suffers double leg break in Raikkonen accident

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Raikkonen was forced to retire from the race following an issue with his rear left tyre. In a brief statement on Twitter, the team said: "Apparently a shinbone and fibula fracture, our thoughts are with Francesco, stay strong". Verstappen had a more frustrating race. The Dutch driver had done brilliantly to jump from 15th on the grid, and fought with Hamilton on the inside heading into turn one. Read More »

Nike Inc Institutional Investor Sentiment Worsened in 2017 Q4

The stock decreased 2.87% or $1.71 during the last trading session, reaching $57.87. About 274,094 shares traded. (NYSE:JPM) has risen 23.99% since April 8, 2017 and is uptrending. (NYSE:NKE) earned "Outperform" rating by Telsey Advisory Group. The company was maintained on Wednesday, September 28 by UBS. (NYSE:NKE) on Thursday, January 11 with "Hold" rating. Read More »

Hamilton critical of Verstappen after Bahrain clash

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Hamilton had suffered from a lack of pace compared to his Scuderia Ferrari rivals across the Bahrain Grand Prix weekend and had qualified fourth. The comments were made in relation to Red Bull driver Verstappen's driving, which led to his collision with Hamilton of Mercedes early in the race, won by German Vettel for Ferrari. Read More »

One sentence from Mourinho inspired United's comeback

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Whatever was said though in the dressing room at half-time sparked United into life into the second half as Pogba netted twice with Chris Smalling netting the victor and Pogba couldn't hold in his delight that United managed to delay City from winning the title for at least one more week. Read More »

Ronaldo, Griezmann score in Madrid derby draw

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They retain their four-point cushion over Real while this was perhaps the ideal result for leaders Barcelona , who are now 11 points clear at the top. Madrid captain Sergio Ramos nearly grabbed an injury-time victor from a free kick but Slovenian goalkeeper Oblak again came to Atletico's rescue by tipping the curling shot over the bar. Read More »