Tuesday August 22-nd, 2017

Syrian Soldiers and Hezbollah Liberate Zones Bordering Lebanon Syrian Soldiers and Hezbollah Liberate Zones Bordering Lebanon

According to the Lebanese army, the operation's goal was to remove IS militants who occupied the territory. The latest operation in Lebanon comes as IS faces a number of military strikes on territory it controls in both Syria and neighbouring...

At Least Four Killed as Militants Shell Damascus Int'l Fair At Least Four Killed as Militants Shell Damascus Int'l Fair

These are Iran , Russia, and Lebanon which made a decision to help Syria from a political, military, and economic point of view. "At that point maybe we can speak about opening embassies". "There will be no security cooperation, embassy opening or...

Latest Odds on Mayweather and McGregor Fight Latest Odds on Mayweather and McGregor Fight

January 8, 2016 - On the suggestion they are treated unequally, McGregor, now 29, wrote on Facebook: "Don't ever bring race into my success again". Partly as a response to McGregor and partly expressing his own opinion, Mayweather mentioned one th...

NYPD officers stand up for Kaepernick amid new wave of National Football League protests NYPD officers stand up for Kaepernick amid new wave of National Football League protests

The unusual show of support from police comes as a second wave of protests, modeled after what Kaepernick did last season in the name of "black people and people of color", is building in the NFL . At a Friday afternoon news conference, the Atlanta ...

How Barca will honour victims of Barcelona terror attack How Barca will honour victims of Barcelona terror attack

Guardiola is now manager at Manchester City but he enjoyed a glittering playing and coaching career with Barcelona , delivering a host of trophies. "The departure of Neymar was sudden, unexpected and has changed the script for us". Barca preside...

ESPN Boxing: Crawford vs. Indongo Results ESPN Boxing: Crawford vs. Indongo Results

Crawford was at a 57% power punch connection rate at this point. I'd like to thank everybody who came out. When asked about the punch that ended the contest, Crawford informed us: "We've been practicing body shots all camp". Indongo came into the bou...

Liberty University alums returning diplomas over president's support of Trump Liberty University alums returning diplomas over president's support of Trump

They clashed with protesters opposed to their message of hate in the streets, leading to the death of three people - a counter-protester who was mowed down by a auto and two Virginia State Police officers who died when their helicopter crashed.

Arizona Cardinals-Chicago Bears: Good, bad, ugly Arizona Cardinals-Chicago Bears: Good, bad, ugly

After Arizona recovered a late onside kick attempt, Blaine Gabbert threw a 3-yard touchdown pass to Jeremy Ross with nine seconds to play, but the two-point conversion try fell incomplete. Arizona barely used its two primary offensive weapons, runnin...

Cincinnati final: Simona Halep vs Garbine Muguruza match preview Cincinnati final: Simona Halep vs Garbine Muguruza match preview

On Wednesday, Latvia's second-best ranked lady tennis player Anastasija Sevastova defeated Italy's Roberta Vinci 6-2, 7-5 in the second round of the Cincinnati Premier series tennis tournament, cites LETA . Halep apologized to spectators after...

Red Sox want to ditch iconic Fenway feature over racist past Red Sox want to ditch iconic Fenway feature over racist past

Boston newspaper columnists and websites have called for changes to the name of Yawkey Way for years, especially as black baseball players have continued to face racial taunts from fans inside Fenway. Boston University, the Dana-Farber Canc...

Seahawks beat Vikings, 20-13 Seahawks beat Vikings, 20-13

He's going to take the same approach that he took to this off-season and he's going to get back, and when he gets back he's going to be a really good football player. Sam Bradford and Stefon Diggs connected on four of the five times the quarterb...

AfriForum gets involved in assault case against Grace Mugabe AfriForum gets involved in assault case against Grace Mugabe

South Africa's police ministry said on Thursday that it is waiting for instruction from the worldwide relations department regarding Grace Mugabe's status before it proceeds. Ms Mugabe should have applied for diplomatic immunity before she came ...

Leeds United boss confirms offer for striker Leeds United boss confirms offer for striker

The Leeds striker has reportedly agreed to a £15 million ($NZ26.3m) deal to join Burnley , according to United Kingdom publication The Mirror . Wood finished as the Championship top goal scorer last season scoring 27 goals for the Whites as the...

How to watch Arsenal vs. Stoke City

Arsenal offered little going forward and looked very shaky at the back as a number of players were played out of position, and the damaging early defeat was always going to upset the supporters who made their way up from London. I think we scored a ...

Mets' outfielder Curtis Granderson heading to Hollywood Mets' outfielder Curtis Granderson heading to Hollywood

Joc Pederson has struggled at the plate, and while Yasiel Puig has been more good than bad in 2017, he remains mercurial. But Granderson gives manager Dave Roberts yet another option off the bench along with center fielder Enrique Hernandez, and h...

Rugby Championship: New Zealand thrash Australia in Sydney Rugby Championship: New Zealand thrash Australia in Sydney

What distraction? The All Blacks have shrugged off so called distractions during the week to put in a near ideal first half performance to hold a commanding 40-6 lead over Australia at halftime in Sydney tonight. "It is not the start we would have ho...

Red Sox starter Drew Pomeranz removed after 56 pitches with apparent injury Red Sox starter Drew Pomeranz removed after 56 pitches with apparent injury

The Red Sox held a 2-0 lead at the time of the pitcher's departure. It's become undeniable: these Red Sox are resilient. The Yankees trailed 3-0 entering the sixth, but Todd Frazier hit a two-run homer off Matt Barnes to make it 3-2.

Mugabe a no-show as diplomatic spat between South Africa and Zimbabwe deepens Mugabe a no-show as diplomatic spat between South Africa and Zimbabwe deepens

But a security source, however, said immunity had now been granted. Letting Grace Mugabe off the hook would also risk giving South Africa a reputation as a safe haven for dictators. "She hit us with so much hate". "It seems that tensions betwee...

Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez Tried to Convince Neymar to Stay at Barcelona

On Thursday, at least 13 people were killed and over 100 were left injured as a van rammed into pedestrians at a tourist hub in Barcelona . "I want to send my condolences and all my support to the families and friends of the victims of the awful a...

Angelique Kerber and Venus Williams crash out in Cincinnati — WTA Tour review Angelique Kerber and Venus Williams crash out in Cincinnati — WTA Tour review

She's a great player, a champion. While the score was 2-2 in the third inning, the passage of a storm has forced the interruption of the game for almost two hours. Svetlana Kuznetsova advanced with a 6-2 6-4 win over Carla Suarez Navarro. Carol...

Trump abandons plans for infrastructure council Trump abandons plans for infrastructure council

The forum was only formally established in July, but NY property developers Richard LeFrak and Steven Roth had reportedly been earmarked to lead the panel since before Trump's inauguration. The White House has tried several times to kickstart Trump's...

Competing with Henne for starting job Competing with Henne for starting job

I'm looking for someone that's going to lead this offense. "I don't think anything changes from my mindset", said Bortles after the game Thursday night. The Tampa Bay Bucs finished second in the NFC South with a record of 9-7 last season. He mi...

Jon Lester likely headed to DL after leaving Thursday's game Jon Lester likely headed to DL after leaving Thursday's game

The left-hander exited with left lat tightness and is expected to be placed on the 10-day disabled list in the near future. David Kaplan reports that Jon Lester was expressing frustration with the Cubs' defense, but it wasn't meant to be directed...

Tottenham agrees to sign Davinson Sanchez from Ajax Tottenham agrees to sign Davinson Sanchez from Ajax

Tottenham had been the only English Premier League team yet to make a signing this summer. "It's not an excuse but last season it was hard, moving between White Hart Lane and Wembley". He did, however, reveal he wants to land four new players in ...

Powerball jackpot grows to whopping $510 million Powerball jackpot grows to whopping $510 million

This is the 19th straight time the drawing has come up without a jackpot victor. The Powerball jackpot was last won on June 10 by a lucky ticketholder in California. Six are worth $50,000. The largest Powerball jackpot ever was $1.6 billion that ...

Barcelona acknowledges interest in Coutinho and Dembele Barcelona acknowledges interest in Coutinho and Dembele

Barcelona, who said on Monday they had agreed a deal to sign Brazilian midfielder Paulinho for 40 million euros ($47.19 million), are looking to fill the void left by Neymar after his world record 222 million euros transfer to Paris St Germain.

German rising star downs Federer for fifth title of year German rising star downs Federer for fifth title of year

The men's singles final in Montreal is also the place where #Roger Federer's winning streak came to an end. He will play Alexander Zverev of Germany in Sunday's final. Obviously winning the two Masters 1000 events, everybody would be proud of t...

McGregor light-hearted on decision to change gloves McGregor light-hearted on decision to change gloves

I'm told that Conor could be using possibly Grant or Everlast but I do not know for sure yet". "It makes it so much more fun". On August 1, Mayweather took to Facebook, challenging McGregor to fight in eight ounce gloves. "We will cater to ...

Manchester United reminiscent of Arsenal's Invincibles, says Thierry Henry Manchester United reminiscent of Arsenal's Invincibles, says Thierry Henry

Euro 2016 was notable for the vast majority of teams sitting back in their own half, remaining deep and compact, with a couple of notable obsessions: Italy's round-of-16 victory over Spain, for example, owed much to tremendous pressing. How they look...

Canada demands labour changes in NAFTA revamp Canada demands labour changes in NAFTA revamp

America buys $63 billion (U.S.) more in goods and services from Mexico than it sells to that country. She said Canada is on the same page as the United States when it comes to reducing unnecessary red tape and seeking a freer market for government ...

Aspiring cricketer dies in Mardan after being struck by ball on head Aspiring cricketer dies in Mardan after being struck by ball on head

Zubair featured in four List A matches and represented the T20 team Quetta Bears . Former Australia cricket Dean Jones also expressed condolences in his message and said, "Its so sad to hear". Zubair Ahmed , a teenager, was playing the match on ...

We can all learn from Taylor Swift We can all learn from Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift sent a little love right back to the Denver , Colorado, company that supported her with some clever window art while she was in trial. Her confident and blunt testimony swayed the jury - on Monday, Swift, 27, won her case and Mueller...

Lindelof will prove his worth at Man United — Mkhitaryan Lindelof will prove his worth at Man United — Mkhitaryan

In fact, Lukaku was tied at the Prem's fastest player at the weekend with none other than best mate Pogba. But Pogba did hit the woodwork NINE times last season. For all the criticism of Lukaku, most of which stemmed from a viral video of his wor...

Thierry Henry urges Arsenal to ignore Thierry Henry urges Arsenal to ignore "pretty" football for Alexandre Lacazette

He plays in a fairly traditional centre-forward way, bringing others into play brilliantly at times (a part of his game which is quite underrated). However, the team started on a good foot with the first goal in the first two minutes but their joy ...

NSAC Approves Mayweather's Request For Smaller Gloves In McGregor Fight NSAC Approves Mayweather's Request For Smaller Gloves In McGregor Fight

Veteran referee Robert Byrd , who has been involved in many marquee boxing matches, will be the third man in the ring on fight night. On Saturday week, both fighters must wear the same brand of glove and have their gloves vigorously inspected, per...

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