Wednesday March 29-th, 2017

Adidas, track federation ending deal early

The International Association of Athletics Federations council voted unanimously December 1 to uphold the suspension despite some steps taken in Moscow, including President Vladimir Putin having approved a law criminalizing doping in sports.

Despite loss, Vikings mostly contain Prescott, Elliott Despite loss, Vikings mostly contain Prescott, Elliott

Bryant finished with four receptions for 84 yards and Elliott added 86 yards rushing in the game. "Win for Zimm" was the rallying cry for the Vikings against the once-beaten Dallas Cowboys . but that doesn't mean the call should have been reviewed...

Joe Root helps England edge ahead but defeat to India looks unavoidable

He put on 81 runs for the second wicket with Cheteshwar Pujara (25). Virat Kohli , on 30 November, climbed a new high as he is ranked career-best third spot in the latest ICC rankings for batsmen. Meanwhile, Cook lamented the missed chances for ...

Carroll set to return against Arsenal Carroll set to return against Arsenal

But the former Newcastle and Liverpool striker is finally fit again, and under-pressure Hammers boss Bilic will pin his hopes on Carroll firing them away from relegation trouble following their miserable start to the season. Despite the Gunners sup...

White House announces support for women in military draft White House announces support for women in military draft

The Selective Service, commonly referred to as the draft, now requires all American men to register for the draft after their 18th birthday or risk losing jobs and student aid. The announcement is symbolic because the United States now employs an ...

Caffeine rush: Monster Energy to sponsor NASCAR's top series Caffeine rush: Monster Energy to sponsor NASCAR's top series

According to ESPN , Monster is paying about $20 million annually for naming rights to the main series, less than Sprint's $50 million contract. The company's first venture into NASCAR was sponsoring former driver Robby Gordon. "When you walk thro...

World champion Rosberg hopes F1 race stays in Malaysia

Hamilton has said Mercedes should have just let the teammates race out their rivalry. "I think (Hamilton) can be a little ballerina", said Stewart in an interview with Press Association in Europe. Since coming together as team-mates at Mercedes i...

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho clarifies Marouane Fellaini substitution, reacts to penalty Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho clarifies Marouane Fellaini substitution, reacts to penalty

Martial came off to be replaced by Rashford as Mourinho's men looked to run down the clock, with Fellaini then brought on for Mkhitaryan. We are in a situation at the moment where we can not be thinking about the Manchester City v Chelsea result or a...

Butler, Wade Lead Bulls to 111-105 Win Over Cavaliers

The Bulls scored a staggering 78 points in the paint against an anemic Cleveland defense, the Bulls pounded the Cavs on the glass 49-33 and Rajon Rondo recorded his first triple-double in a Bulls uniform. But he was a man of his word, honoring the ...

UFC: Jon Jones says he got 'blacked out drunk' before each bout UFC: Jon Jones says he got 'blacked out drunk' before each bout

The issues got so deep, in fact, that Jones said he made a habit out of having a big night of drinking just one week prior to stepping in the octagon. Joe Rogan Experience #880 - Jon Jones #mmanews #MMA pic.twitter.com/biYnKeiPnb - M.u.n.c.h ™ (@MUN...

Tennessee to play Nebraska in Music City Bowl Tennessee to play Nebraska in Music City Bowl

After a disappointing 8-4 finish, Tennessee football will remain in the state for their bowl game this year. This will be the first trip to the Music City Bowl for Nebraska while Tennessee has attended once before in 2010. Tennessee faces a Big Ten...

Rosberg named 2016 Formula One world champion after Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

After being last after turn 1, having to fight my way back and doing it all on a one-stop was the best we could do and I am happy we pulled it off. I am not sure yet where my finger is going to point or the needle is going to go. He is only the secon...

Jill Stein Wins the Recount Jill Stein Wins the Recount

All three states rejected Trump's claim. Stein filed a lawsuit Monday to force a recount in Pennsylvania and said she plans to request one in MI on Wednesday. Most counties will manually recount the ballots, although Stein lost a court challenge th...

Wenger 'amazed' by Bournemouth penalty Wenger 'amazed' by Bournemouth penalty

Arsenal started excellently, and thoroughly deserved the opening goal, albeit a complete gift from Bournemouth's Steve Cook , whose slack backpass was intercepted by Alexis, who rolled the ball into the net past Adam Federeci. Should Alexis fail to ...

Los Angeles Rams extend head coach Jeff Fisher's contract Los Angeles Rams extend head coach Jeff Fisher's contract

Demoff said relocation gave Fisher a unique set of challenges. Fisher has proven to test the patience of the Rams organization time after time. Hence, Dickerson could find himself not attending a lot of future Rams games. The contract includes a te...

Playoff Pairs: Alabama-Washington and Ohio State-Clemson Playoff Pairs: Alabama-Washington and Ohio State-Clemson

No. 3 Ohio State is making its second playoff appearance and No. 2 Clemson (12-1) is in for the second consecutive season. A two-time national champion at Florida, he won another title with Ohio State after the 2014 season and the Buckeyes have won a...

No. 8 Florida St. routs W. Carolina for seventh straight win

The 9-3 Seminoles will play MI, which finished at No. 6 in the rankings, at 8 p.m. on December 30th. Harbaugh, who tops the coaches' salary list at $9 million annually, has led the Wolverines to consecutive 10-win seasons in his first two years wit...

Alabama, Clemson, Ohio State, Washington picked for College Football Playoff Alabama, Clemson, Ohio State, Washington picked for College Football Playoff

The Wolverines had two late losses to Iowa and Ohio State and only a 10-2 record to offer the committee, so the likelihood of their entering the frame was slim to none. The semifinal games will be played this year on New Year's Eve once again at 3 an...

Carlos Beltran agrees to one-year, $16M deal with Astros Carlos Beltran agrees to one-year, $16M deal with Astros

Beltran made his lone World Series appearance in 2013 with St. Louis, which lost to Boston in six games. He hit.295 with 29 home runs and 93 RBIs last season. His resume is matched by few, and it is easy to see why the Astros pushed to sign him, as...

Gronk to be put on IR, done for season

The Patriots and the Gronkowski family released a statement , explaining the plan moving forward for the All-Pro tight end. Gronk's injury was officially a ruptured disk in his back, which is why he underwent surgery on Friday in Los Angeles.

Harden, Rockets snap Warriors' 12 game win streak in 2 OTs

Ryan Anderson also scored 29 with five 3-pointers and the teams combined to shoot 88 3s, 44 apiece. In a game played mostly outside the 3-point arc - both teams attempted 44 threes - a collision in the shadow of the rim and its aftermath provided ...

The Man & Mastermind Behind McDonald's Big Mac Dies At Age 98

Mr Delligatti , born in 1918, began tinkering around with the store's burger in the mid-1960s whilst he was running the Uniontown, Pennsylvania franchise. "The bulb was already there". "We will remember Jim as an insightful franchisee, a knowledge...

EAGLES REWIND: Doug Pederson: EAGLES REWIND: Doug Pederson: "We're headed in the right direction"

He still doesn't have a carry longer than 9 yards this season, though he did have a 15-yard touchdown catch on Sunday, which may have been even better as he caught a third-quarter pass from Doug Baldwin and dove into the end zone. Agholor dropped a ...

Chelsea continue fine run under Conte with derby win over Spurs

Of course, the way Chelsea is playing right now, 7-0 with a 19-1 goal differential in their last seven, Eden Hazard can say whatever he pleases about league rivals. Conte's side have not lost in the Premier League since he switched to a 3-4-3 sys...

Pardew: Punishing training led to much-improved Palace Pardew: Punishing training led to much-improved Palace

It had been reported Pardew was considering recruiting a defensive coach to correct the errors that have led to the concession of 18 goals during those six losses, but the manager said: "We've changed some situations, worked a lot harder on our low b...

Tiger Woods fairy tale comeback round runs out of steam

So, with re-pairing after every round in this boutique event, Woods and Rose - both of whom are members of Albany, own houses on property and play the course often - will be paired in the first group Friday morning. I just made some mistakes. But I...

Upon retirement, a glance at Rosberg's life in F1

Mercedes' Formula One World Champion Nico Rosberg of Germany speaks during a news conference as ... In a surprise announcement ahead of the FIA prize giving gala, Rosberg broke the news that he has raced for the last time in F1 and will retire...

West ham embarrassed by high-flying Arsenal 5-1 at London stadium West ham embarrassed by high-flying Arsenal 5-1 at London stadium

Mathieu Debuchy has been ruled out for six weeks with a hamstring injury so with Hector Bellerin still out with an ankle problem, Carl Jenkinson could retain his place at right-back. "It was basically him who brought us back in that game before half-...

NBA Wrap: Antetokounmpo stars as Bucks stun Cavs NBA Wrap: Antetokounmpo stars as Bucks stun Cavs

Those two got the Cavaliers off to a good start as Cleveland held a 27-13 lead with 4:56 left in the quarter. "He's become very comfortable with that role". J.R. Smith busted out of his slump with a couple of early threes and the balanced attack go...

LSU holds off North Florida 78-70

Fullback J.D. Moore came up short on third down. According to CBS Sports, LSU Tigers running back Leonard Fournette is now ranked as the No. 1 running back prospect and No. "I don't know how they could call my mother names, " McElwain said....

WBA manager Pulis must pay Palace 3.7 million pounds WBA manager Pulis must pay Palace 3.7 million pounds

He said that on 13 August, Pulis told bosses he wanted to leave, and on 14 August he left. Pulis was due the payment of £2m if he both ensured Palace avoided relegation from the Premier League during the 2013-14 season and was still in charge of th...

NFL denies Thursday Night Football could be going away NFL denies Thursday Night Football could be going away

The NFL is well aware that its Thursday Night Football product has, at times, been of rather questionable quality. Viewing figures are not what broadcasters expected though. Although major broadcasters are now dealing with a ratings decline for t...

This Cheese Advent Calendar Is Nacho Typical Yuletide Treat This Cheese Advent Calendar Is Nacho Typical Yuletide Treat

Annem says all you need to make a cheese Advent calendar (dare we call it a Chadvent we wonder?!) is a lot of cheese, a standard Advent calendar, mini cookie cutters, glue, tape and card and a sharp knife. Plus you get to legit buy all the cheese, ...

Jose: Of course Schweini can stay, he is the 'powerful one'

On Friday afternoon, Jose Mourinho finally suggested that Schweinsteiger's resurgence was complete, stating that he liked the German and could easily see him staying with the club beyond the January transfer window. "I am always expecting this, espec...

India's Sameer Verma goes down fighting in maiden Superseries final India's Sameer Verma goes down fighting in maiden Superseries final

The battling 11-21, 23-21, 21-19 victory, after saving a clutch of match-points against her, was a very significant step in the Indian's progress towards the upper echelons of the BWF ladder. The fear that she can trick you never goes away, never min...

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