• Christopher Bell: Leads Opening Xfinity Practice at Richmond

    Christopher Bell: Leads Opening Xfinity Practice at Richmond

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    Bell was fastest in opening practice for the ToyotaCare 250 Xfinity Series race at Richmond Raceway Friday morning. Bell fended off the Gragson's maneuvers to score his second career NXS victory. The was Bell's fifth top-five result of the season. "Obviously, this is a very important race for Toyota", Bell said. "I would definitely trade in a lot of trophies for a win at this racetrack".
  • Chris Gayle's match-winning 104* for Kings XI Punjab against Sunrisers Hyderabad

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    Gayle's hundred was the first of this season. In this match at Kolkata's Eden Gardens, you will get the chance to get Chris Gayle's batting again once again. Did that pretty well. The current season, however, sees KXIP stand tall and confident with the best run-rate in the Powerplays (10.29) as well as the best economy rate (7.46) during field restrictions.
  • Like Ferguson Replacing Wenger Would Be Hard, Moyes Admits

    Like Ferguson Replacing Wenger Would Be Hard, Moyes Admits

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    And Moyes who struggled at Manchester United when he replaced long-time manager Alex Ferguson, fears the person taking over from the former Monaco boss might face similar fate. "Real football people appreciate what he's done". West Ham are six points above the relegation zone, and Moyes, who was put in charge until the end of the season, said whether he stayed at the club beyond that would only be decided once the campaign ended.
  • New York Yankees Show Support For Bullied Scranton Fourth Grader

    New York Yankees Show Support For Bullied Scranton Fourth Grader

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    But you showed courage and strength, and inspired us to reach out to you. "We may be older than you". Aaron Judge and the New York Yankees have a message for a bullied fourth-grader in Pennsylvania: "You are not alone". "You're strong, amusing and lovely both inside and out", Jackman posted. Superintendent Alexis Kirijan acknowledged to the paper that she is aware of the situation at John Adams.
  • Kraft, Belichick mourn loss of famed play-by-play announcer Gil Santos

    Kraft, Belichick mourn loss of famed play-by-play announcer Gil Santos

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    Santos began with the Patriots in 1966 broadcasting games as a color analyst. He took over play-by-play duties in 1971. He returned to the broadcast booth in 1991, where he remained through the 2012 season. Santos' booming voice served as the soundtrack to numerous most memorable moments in Patriots history, including each of the team's first three Super Bowl victories.
  • Di Francesco 'hides' Roma from Liverpool

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    The 25-year-old has netted a remarkable 40 goals in his maiden campaign at Anfield, 30 of which have come in the English top flight. They then play in the first game of next weekend's fixtures meaning Champions League football can be secure and third place nearly tied up before either team kicks a ball again.
  • Martin Truex Jr.: Wins Richmond Pole Position

    Martin Truex Jr.: Wins Richmond Pole Position

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    Chase Elliott, Chevrolet, 123.621 3. Joey Logano will round out the top three starters on Saturday in the No. 22 Shell / Pennzoil Ford. (11) Denny Hamlin , Toyota, 123.542 miles per hour. (31) Ryan Newman , Chevrolet, 122.850 miles per hour. (13) Ty Dillon, Chevrolet, 122.377 miles per hour. Kyle Busch , Toyota, 122.344 33. AJ Allmendinger 34.
  • Klopp plays down Mo Salah's Golden Boot ambitions

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    Despite Gomez's return, Trent Alexander-Arnold is expected to line up as the right-back, while Alberto Moreno could be in line for a rare start on the opposite flank with Andrew Robertson dropping out. Salah became only the third player to score 40 goals in a season for Liverpool when he struck in last weekend's 3-0 win over Bournemouth. Having disposed of Premier League champions - and strong favourites to lift the European Cup in Kyiv next month - Manchester City in the quarter-finals, ...
  • 'Let's go out naked!' - Klopp tells Liverpool team all eyes on Salah

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    They beat Barcelona 3-0 (in the second leg of the quarter-finals) and they are a top team. "This year, if City had played a normal season, which they didn't do, then it would have been really close until the end because we are now all close together", the German told United Kingdom newspapers.
  • Hue Jackson reaffirms Tyrod Taylor as Browns starting QB; rookie will sit

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    Jackson had previously stated that Taylor would be the unquestioned starter for next season, but as the draft nearer it has put him int he position of having to reaffirm that notion once again. The second and third rounds of the National Football League draft will take place on Friday, April 27 and will be televised on both Fox and ESPN. Washington did it in 2012, when they traded up to the No.
  • NFL QB Aaron Rodgers gets minority share of Bucks

    NFL QB Aaron Rodgers gets minority share of Bucks

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    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has purchased a stake in the ownership of the basketball Milwaukee Bucks, the NBA team announced . Rodgers is from California but has embraced the Wisconsin sports scene since being drafted by the Green Bay Packers in 2005.
  • Curry to begin practicing as rehab continues

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    How well does Curry progress his rehab on his Grade 2 MCL sprain in his left knee? The six-week mark would be May 4, which now looks like it would be in the middle of the second round. The target has always been a return somewhere during the second round, and that still seems to be on track. But with their opponents only going to be tougher as the playoffs progress, everyone associated with Golden State will be hoping the 2016 unanimous MVP returns sooner rather than later.
  • Kourtney Kardashian Bares All in Racy Photo Shoot

    Kourtney Kardashian Bares All in Racy Photo Shoot

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    Kourtney is the latest Kardashian to collaborate with Kylie for her makeup line, following Kim Kardashian's KKW x Kylie collection and Khloe Kardashian's Koko Kollection. We know in our hearts that it's time to move on. The Retaining Up with the Kardashians star, 37, documented a lot of the night on her Instagram story, together with a candy second between her and West, 40, after she walked as much as the rapper and sat down on his lap.
  • Rajinikanth's Kaala postponed, will release on June 7

    Rajinikanth's Kaala postponed, will release on June 7

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    Thalaiva Rajnikanth's upcoming Tamil gangster movie " Kaala " is all set for a June 7 release. But the release date was not yet confirmed. But the plans had to be changed because the Tamil industry went on strike on March 1. In short, pretty much everything we have come to expect from a Rajinikanth starrer. The film has an ensemble of actors including Eswari Rao, Nana Patekar , Samuthirakani, Sampath, Ravi Kale, Sayaji Shinde, Pankaj, Huma Qureshi, Anjali Patil , Arvind Akash and Sukanya.
  • Jets close out Wild to make history

    Jets close out Wild to make history

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    The Jets will slot Matt Hendricks into the lineup to replace Ehlers, and Joel Armia will likely take reps on the power play. And, for those who are familiar with the rapper turned whatever-the-H-E-double-hockey-sticks-he-is-now's videos on planet earth, nature, and just about anything else he feels like lending his distinct diction and style of speaking to, you know you're in for at least a couple of LOLs.
  • Liverpool's show of faith in Mohamed Salah for PFA awards

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    Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has played down Mohamed Salah 's Golden Boot ambitions, insisting the striker's main aims are a top-four spot and reaching the Champions League final. The defender was forced off with a minor injury problem on Saturday as Liverpool cruised to a 3-0 victory over Bournemouth at Anfield. "We have to line-up with a really, really strong line-up".
  • Penguins going for the kill - and a week off - in Game 5

    Penguins going for the kill - and a week off - in Game 5

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    Facing elimination, the Flyers now trail 3-2 in the series, which returns for Game 6 in Philadelphia on Sunday. The Philadelphia Flyers are still alive as a result. We know we can win there. Jake Guentzel and Bryan Rust scored for the Penguins . "It's frustrating, I'm not going to lie", Couturier said. Mistakes that injected some actual tension into a series devoid of it coming in.
  • Intuitive Surgical (ISRG) Stock Price Up -2.4% Following Analyst Upgrade

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    The stock decreased 2.50% or $11.77 during the last trading session, reaching $459.26. About 4.08M shares traded. ISRG is uptrending and has moved 58.43% since April 18, 2017. Keefe Bruyette & Woods upgraded the shares of DHI in report on Tuesday, December 13 to "Outperform" rating. Morgan Stanley maintained the stock with "Overweight" rating in Friday, January 26 report.
  • Los Angeles Chargers to play host to Chiefs in season opener

    Los Angeles Chargers to play host to Chiefs in season opener

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    Fans now know what the Kansas City Chiefs' 2018 schedule will look like, so get those travel plans made, everyone! Los Angeles has failed to beat Kansas City in the past as they have not won a single game against them since 2013. The Chiefs have five primetime games , which ties nine others for most primetime games. Kansas City's first primetime contest is on October 1 against the Broncos in Denver.
  • Blue Jays expected to call up Gurriel Jr., option Mayza and Ngoepe

    Blue Jays expected to call up Gurriel Jr., option Mayza and Ngoepe

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    The Cuban infielder produced a two-run single in the fourth off Sonny Gray and a two-strike single in the fifth off Domingo German (0-1) after batting.347 (17-for-49) in 12 games with Double-A New Hampshire. Former Yankee Curtis Granderson, pinch hitting for Aledmys Diaz , singled to shallow left to score Hernandez, making the score 4-3 NY. Vegas has listed Toronto (+180) as the underdog to NY (-190).
  • Mariners-Triple Play, 2nd Ld-Writethru,250

    Mariners-Triple Play, 2nd Ld-Writethru,250

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    Altavilla walked George Springer, and Altuve followed with a shot to right-center for a 4-0 lead. Max Stassi and Josh Reddick homered for Houston. You have to give Houston credit. I think I got so mad I couldn't think straight". The Red Sox continued their ridiculous pace as Mookie Betts hit a leadoff homer for the second time in three games to ignite their 8-2 romp over the Angels.
  • Super Bowl champion Eagles to open season against Atlanta Falcons

    Super Bowl champion Eagles to open season against Atlanta Falcons

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    Quarterback Carson Wentz , recovering from an ACL and LCL injury, intends to be on the field for that Thursday night opener against the Falcons . Seven games against returning playoff teams and two more against teams with winning records could make it a lot more hard for the Philadelphia Eagles to duplicate their 2017 success, when they went 13-3 on their way to the top playoff seed in the NFC .
  • Giants will host Tom Coughlin's Jaguars in season opener

    Giants will host Tom Coughlin's Jaguars in season opener

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    It will be the first time the Giants have faced Coughlin's Jags since the two-time Super Bowl-winning former Giants coach took over as Jacksonville's executive vice president in January 2017. Since 2011, the Panthers have won 23 games in December, tied for second in the NFL . December 30, at New Orleans Saints , 1 p.m. It also marks the eighth time in nine seasons that Carolina will have to close the regular season on the road.
  • Red Sox-Angels,1st Ld-Writethru

    Red Sox-Angels,1st Ld-Writethru

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    In running their winning streak to seven games, the Red Sox dominated the Angels in the series, winning 10-1, 9-0 and 8-2. "I've felt good this whole time". "You're going to run into some waves like this where it just doesn't seem like you're putting things together, but we're a much better offensive team than in the last couple of years", Angels manager Mike Scioscia said.
  • Ravens sign WR Snead to offer sheet

    Ravens sign WR Snead to offer sheet

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    Because Snead was tendered at an original-round level, New Orleans would receive no compensation if it declines. The three-year pro began the 2017 season under suspension after a drunk driving arrest and battled injuries throughout the year.
  • Jake Arrieta Ks 10 as Phillies open 10-game homestand

    Jake Arrieta Ks 10 as Phillies open 10-game homestand

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    Jake Arrieta flashed the All-Star form that made Philadelphia covet the free-agent ace, striking out 10 and tossing one-hit ball over seven innings to lead the Phillies to a 7-0 win over the Pirates on Thursday night. "I felt good and I grinded through six". Entrusted with a lead, Arrieta attacked the strike zone and shut down the Pirates with a 91-95 miles per hour fastball and an effective changeup and curveball.
  • Have great respect for Wenger, says Ferguson

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    Arsenal return to action on Sunday against West Ham in the Premier League. It seems every name in English football has reacted to the news from Gary Neville to Jack Wilshere to Sir Alex Ferguson . Here we look at how players, managers, clubs and fans are reacting to Wenger's announcement. "That's a hell of an achievement in English football , what with all the tough games", Henry told FourFourTwo magazine in 2017.
  • Global unbanked population decreases with proliferation of biometrics and cell phones

    Global unbanked population decreases with proliferation of biometrics and cell phones

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    Mobile money accounts in Sub-Saharan Africa almost doubled, to 21 percent, further increasing financial inclusion in the region even as traditional bank account ownership rates remained flat. "We owe our success in large part to our transition to digital payments and hope that more countries will look to digitization to help citizens escape poverty, reduce social inequality, and help government be more efficient".
  • Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers given permission to replace Arsene Wenger at Arsenal

    Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers given permission to replace Arsene Wenger at Arsenal

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    Asked if he would allow Rodgers to speak to Arsenal , he added: "Absolutely, you can not put handcuffs on anybody if they want to go to a club as good as Arsenal . We wouldn't want him to leave but we won't force him to stay. The Northern Irishman has seen his stock rise markedly since a move to Celtic 2016, having avoided a domestic defeat en route to an impressive treble in his first season.
  • Topps Mickey Mantle Card Sells for $2.88 Million

    Topps Mickey Mantle Card Sells for $2.88 Million

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    But if Berger didn't destroy them and everyone's mother saved their kid's cards perhaps the best baseball cards wouldn't command what they now do. As Rovell stated, the $2.88 million price tag is the second highest ever for a baseball card.
  • California State University Decides Not to Increase 2018 Tuition

    California State University Decides Not to Increase 2018 Tuition

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    Cal Poly spokesman Matt Lazier said the university is helping the CSU fulfill its mission and supporting California better than ever before, noting the school is graduating students at record levels. "However, we can not maintain or expand that level of success without sufficient funding", Lazier said. According to the CSU Public Affairs Department, Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon and former officio member of the CSU Trustees, stated that this was a good decision as it continues to support a ...
  • Five things to know about the Pelicans on April 20, 2018

    Five things to know about the Pelicans on April 20, 2018

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    Hopefully they can be even better next game. "[Holiday] doesn't get a lot of credit because he's playing with AD", Portland guard C.J. McCollum says. "I'm not anxious about encores", Wade said. However, there needs to be some blame directed at Damian Lillard , the Blazers franchise guard. It's a first-round tilt of the National Basketball Association playoffs down in the Big Easy.
  • Cleveland Browns NFL Draft 2018: 25 watch parties and bars

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    Eli takes great care of his body, he's very fit. On the same day that his club announced the release of veteran receiver Brandon Marshall , Gettleman touted the importance of the running game. ESPN draft guru Mel Kiper Jr. projects Allen to be the top overall pick by the Cleveland Browns . That means two top-4 picks in this year's draft would sit the bench the entire season, neither guaranteed a starting job in Year 2, either.
  • Mets Won't Commit To Matt Harvey's Next Start

    Mets Won't Commit To Matt Harvey's Next Start

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    After the game, the former ace took a firm stand against a possible move to the bullpen. "What we are trying to do as a team is do what's best for the team and for the players". Vargas tied for the major league lead in wins past year with Kansas City. Wisler (1-0) was recalled from Triple-A Gwinnett after Anibal Sanchez , the scheduled starter, strained his hamstring and was placed on the disabled list.
  • Michigan Basketball: Charles Matthews Declares For NBA Draft Without Agent

    Michigan Basketball: Charles Matthews Declares For NBA Draft Without Agent

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    Days after losing big man Moe Wagner to the NBA Draft, Michigan redshirt sophomore Charles Matthews has chose to follow suit and forego his remaining college eligibility. Freshman PJ Washington and sophomore Wenyen Gabriel did not sign with agents, meaning they can return to Lexington along with Vanderbilt. "Either way, Jarred's best days are ahead of him, and I can't wait to see him back on the court".
  • Nick Foles, Philadelphia Eagles agree to restructured contract

    Nick Foles, Philadelphia Eagles agree to restructured contract

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    Foles was reportedly scheduled to make a total of $7 million in 2018, the final year of a two-year deal he signed before last season. Foles was due to become a restricted free agent after this season and there was speculation that he would be part of a trade on draft day, with the Eagles asking for at least a No.
  • Where is pot legal?

    Where is pot legal?

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    Subscribe to Brainstorm Health Daily , our newsletter about the most exciting health innovations . For years, thousands of pot enthusiasts have gathered on Ottawa's Parliament Hill, and in front of legislative buildings and art galleries in Toronto, Vancouver and other cities, to call for change to the provisions of the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act and other legislation that ban cannabis use.
  • Hurricanes head coach Bill Peters resigns

    Hurricanes head coach Bill Peters resigns

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    Carolina is also without a general manager. Don Waddell has been serving as interim general manager for the last 6-7 weeks, but finding someone to fill the spot more permanently will probably have to come before a serious search for a new coach.
  • Miami Dolphins Full 2018 Schedule Released

    Miami Dolphins Full 2018 Schedule Released

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    Either way, it will be aired on NFL Network and thus is the Jets' third national game on the schedule. Alex Smith's first three games in Washington are against teams whose quarterbacks combined to play nine games in 2017 - at Arizona (Sam Bradford, two games), the Colts at home ( Andrew Luck , zero) and the Packers at home ( Aaron Rodgers , seven).
  • Karolyis: 'No way' they knew about Nassar's behavior

    Karolyis: 'No way' they knew about Nassar's behavior

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    Marta Karolyi took over as USA national team coordinator in 2001 after serving as national team coach under Bela. Team USA won team gold at both Games, and Karolyi retired from her coaching role in 2016 after the Rio de Janeiro Olympics. Guthrie said she was "surprised" the Karolyis came forward despite the potential legal fallout. “They answered every question, ” Guthrie said. Nassar spent almost three decades at USA Gymnastics before being fired in 2015 after complaints about his ...