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Sports No. 9 Ohio State masters MI with backup QB
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John Kasich offered a reminder in his annual resolution for the Ohio State-Michigan game. Unranked Michigan will look to sink No. 8 Ohio State's College Football Playoff hopes by beating its neighbor to the south for the first time since 2011.

Sports Time Magazine disputes President Trump's 'Person of the Year' claims
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President Donald Trump took a time out from his exhausting schedule at his Mar-a-Lago resort over the Thanksgiving holiday to say he "took a pass" on being named Time's "Person of the Year". Trump has always been obsessed with being on the cover of TIME and other news magazines, even making fake covers to hang in some of his properties .

Sports South African Court More Than Doubles Oscar Pistorius's Prison Sentence for Murder
Author: 0 South African Court More Than Doubles Oscar Pistorius's Prison Sentence for Murder

The Blade Runner shot and killed his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp , at his home on Valentine's Day 2013. He claimed he thought he was firing at an intruder. He was imprisoned previous year. Pistorius, who turned 31 on Wednesday, has served over a year of his initial six-year sentence. Steenkamp's parents, Barry and June, were "emotional" as they watched Seriti deliver the verdict live on television at their home, family lawyer Tania Koen said.

Sports Nagaland U-19 women team bowled out for 2 runs
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It was Kerala's skipper and bowler who bagged four wickets without conceding any run, as media reports suggest. "In 2017 the NCA has already hosted a Cooch Behar trophy match and is alloted to host four U-16 Vijay Merchant Trophy matches in Dec 2017, in which Nagaland U-16 boys team is also participating".

Sports Antonio Conte bemoans lack of preparation time for Liverpool match
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Midfielder Emre Can is a doubt for the Chelsea match on Saturday, but first-choice central defender Joel Matip is back in full training after missing Liverpool's last two games with a thigh strain. And one of the reasons for that has been the impressive form of left-back Alberto Moreno , who has looked reborn under manager Jurgen Klopp this season.

Sports Mourinho hopes Fellaini will stay
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Mourinho has had nothing but praise for Fellaini since the pair began working together and he very much hopes an agreement can be reached. "And I respect the board, because the decisions and discussions are under their control, so I just wait, wishing they will have an understanding".

Sports Derrick Rose leaves Cavs, future in National Basketball Association in question
Author: 0 Derrick Rose leaves Cavs, future in National Basketball Association in question

The team is starting to turn things around and now has a six-game winning streak that has improved them to 11-7 on the season. He's already missed 11 games so far this season. Rose also dealt with some significant lows with multiple knee injuries, which cost him all of 2012-13 and all but 10 games in 2013-14. His season was also cut short previous year because of a knee injury.

Sports PV Sindhu cruises; Saina Nehwal, HS Prannoy out
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The World No. 10 next meets the 25th ranked Kazumasa Sakai, who advanced to the second round courtesy of a walkover given by the top seeded Viktor Axelsen. Thailand's Ratchanok Intanon defeated Michelle Li of Canada on Friday to move on to the semi-finals of the US$400,000 BWF Hong Kong Open badminton tournament.

Sports Military Staff Removed From White House After 'Incident' On Trump's Asia Trip
Author: 0 Military Staff Removed From White House After 'Incident' On Trump's Asia Trip

They have reportedly been reassigned from their jobs at the White House following the incident, which is said to have happened in Vietnam. Another similar incident took place in August during Vice President Mike Pence's visit in Panama where military personnel violated the same curfew rule and brought unregistered women to their hotel rooms, The Hill reported .

Sports QB Tyrod Taylor back as starter against Chiefs
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Through 10 games this season, Taylor has completed a career-best 63.8 percent of his passes for 1,842 yards, with 11 touchdowns and three interceptions. However, the first-year head coach wants to make sure that the rookie remains confident in himself despite his historically bad game. Again, Peterman had five interceptions.

Sports Players, fans react to proposed Grand Slam rule changes
Author: 0 Players, fans react to proposed Grand Slam rule changes

The intended change of policy comes after a two-day meeting of the Grand Slam Board (GSB) in London last week. Following numerous withdrawals in the first round of Slams, the Board has chose to incentivise players who pull out from the tournament before the main draw is made.

Sports Kevin Durant: Heated exchange with Russell Westbrook is 'just ball'
Author: 0 Kevin Durant: Heated exchange with Russell Westbrook is 'just ball'

However, based on the way they were talking to each other Wednesday, it doesn't seem like the words they are exchanging are about meeting up after the game to hang out together. "They brought the energy, they brought the juice, they brought the intelligence and we didn't bring any of that". "I know we didn't like our performance pretty much throughout the whole game - some things to kind of go back and think about next time we play them specifically but a long road trip, 2-2, it's all right".

Sports Rose may be fuming, but I am the boss, says Pochettino
Author: 0 Rose may be fuming, but I am the boss, says Pochettino

Rose played 90 minutes in the Champions League at Borussia Dortmund in midweek and as a result could be excluded again tomorrow when West Brom come to Wembley. He was normal in his behaviour. 'Ask me about [Rose] or Georges-Kevin N'Koudou, who wasn't involved, or Paulo Gazzaniga or Kieran Trippier or Ben Davies.

Sports Zlatan loses his Swedish player of the year award after a decade
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Ibrahimovic, who was on the sidelines for the past seven months after having suffered a horrific knee injury, was brought on as a second-half substitute in the 77th minute by Jose Mourinho as a replacement for Anthony Martial . I wanted to give something to help the team as best as possible. This week the manager has been very happy because he has a full team for the first time this season and as a coach you want those opportunities and alternatives to make changes.

Sports Louisville not reinstating freshman Brian Bowen at center of FBI investigation
Author: 0 Louisville not reinstating freshman Brian Bowen at center of FBI investigation

An FBI probe into college basketball saw Rick Pitino ousted from the Louisville basketball program following a 16-year stint. "I had an AAU director call me and ask me if I'd be interested in a player (Bowen)". Bowen, a forward from IN who was the 19th-ranked recruit IN the Class of 2017 by 247 Sports, surprised many (including Pitino) when he announced his intention IN June to play for the Cardinals.

Sports Chelsea beats Qarabag 4-0, reaches Champions League last 16
Author: 0 Chelsea beats Qarabag 4-0, reaches Champions League last 16

Cesc Fabregas netted Chelsea's third from the spot in the 73rd minute after another foul on Willian , and the Brazil global crashed home his second in the closing moments. Conte resisted the temptation to make changes at half-time but Chelsea looked keen to kill off the contest as soon as possible, with Sehic making a good save to deny Pedro one-on-one after a fine lofted pass from Fabregas.

Sports UCLA meets with Chip Kelly as potential replacement for Jim Mora
Author: 0 UCLA meets with Chip Kelly as potential replacement for Jim Mora

Now there are conflicting reports stating that Tennessee and athletic director John Currie never did, in fact, offer Chip Kelly . The Gainesville Sun reported Sunday that officials from Florida flew to New Hampshire to meet with Kelly about its vacant coaching position, which just so happened to be the same day that UCLA fired Jim Mora.

Sports Gymnastics: US team doctor abused me too, says Douglas
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Three-time Olympic gold medalist Gabby Douglas has become the third prominent American gymnast to claim that she was sexually abused by former United States team doctor Larry Nassar. Jeff Raymond, a spokesperson for Douglas, told The Washington Post in an email, "Gabby is confirming that she too was a victim of Larry Nassar". "Why are we looking at why didn't the girls speak up?" She offered support for two other Olympic teammates who had already accused the former doctor, adding: "I ...

Sports BrahMos supersonic cruise missile tested successfully from IAF's Sukhoi fighter jet
Author: 0 BrahMos supersonic cruise missile tested successfully from IAF's Sukhoi fighter jet

While one was integrated with the missile another would track all along its flight - from fire to hit. The missiles were targeted at a spot somewhere over the Bay of Bengal. After it separates, the missile is accelerated further to around three times the speed of sound (mach 3) in the cruise phase. The Brahmos' maximum speed is 2.8, almost three times the speed of sound.

Sports Dalveer Bhandari re-elected to ICJ after United Kingdom withdraws candidate
Author: 0 Dalveer Bhandari re-elected to ICJ after United Kingdom withdraws candidate

BJP president Amit Shah had termed Bhandari's re-election as a "huge diplomatic win" and lauded Prime Minister Modi and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. For a victory, it was necessary to get majority support both at the UN General Assembly ( UNGA ) as well as at the UNSC. Bhandari's nomination was officially backed by India, Australia, Bangladesh, Colombia and Israel.

Sports Denver Nuggets' Paul Millsap to undergo surgery on left wrist
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Looking closer at the usage numbers with the help of nbawowy.com, the two players who are most impacted when Millsap is off the court this season are Nikola Jokic and Emmanuel Mudiay . He played 13 minutes against Los Angeles before leaving the game. Kenneth Faried will likely step in as the starting power forward if Millsap does indeed miss an extended amount of time .

Sports FC Basel v Manchester United
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There happens to be a healthy competition at the club for his position and now that Mourinho has a fit squad - apart from Phil Jones and Eric Bailly - Mkhitaryan faces a potential threat to his regular spot. Several hours before Man United's Champions League away match at Basel , three players have gone missing. " Normally, he is going to play, and I would say it will be a little bit more comfortable for him to play a bit more than he did the last match ".

Sports Ball, Trump Deserve Each Other
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Not only does Snoop call out Trump multiple times with many curse words, but also backs up Ball and Lynch. "I'm embarrassed for that father that he didn't have the decency to say, 'Thank you, Mr. "Let him do his political affairs and let me handle my son, and let's just stay in our lane". "I should have left him in jail". BALL: I'm telling you, somebody had to do something.

Sports Broncos Paxton Lynch expected to start against Raiders
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The pair combined for eight interceptions, one fumble and two touchdowns on the road. Denver finds itself in the midst of a harrowing quarterback dilemma, with none of the candidates on the Broncos' roster having proven themselves capable of locking down the starting job.

Sports Mike McCoy releases statement after being fired by Broncos
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McCoy, who was sacked as head coach of the Chargers in January, was relieved of his duties as the Broncos' offensive coordinator after Denver (3-7) lost its sixth consecutive game on Sunday and failed to score at least 20 points for the seventh time this season.

Sports Arsenal hire Dortmund chief scout Mislintat
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Rowley has been Arsenal's chief scout ever since Wenger took charge in 1996. The 45 year-old's discovery of Shinji Kagawa in Japan was one of many of successes since arriving at Dortmund in 2007. Meanwhile, Mislintat stated: "My thanks go to my bosses, because Aki Watzke and Michael Zorc have always stood behind me". Arsenal now look set to take a far more analytical Moneyball-esque approach to their increasingly modern transfer operation, having been regularly maligned for a lack of ...

Sports Baker Mayfield's Crotch Grab Will Cost Him A Start Against West Virginia
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Oklahoma head coach Lincoln Riley said that Mayfield will not serve as a captain on Saturday, either, but will likely see playing time against the Mountaineers after backup Kyler Murray starts the game. Mayfield has since apologized for his behavior, calling his actions "unacceptable". "I got caught up in a competitive game, a chippy game, but what I did today, tonight, was unacceptable", Mayfield said.

Sports Patriots and Cowboys make statements regarding Terry Glenn
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Terry Glenn , the wide receiver who caught Tom Brady's first ever touchdown pass, has died at the age of 43. In 1995, Glenn caught 64 passes for 1,411 yards and 17 touchdowns, and won the Fred Biletnikoff award as the nation's top wide receiver.

Sports Marshawn Lynch sits for most of United States anthem, stands for Mexican anthem
Author: 0 Marshawn Lynch sits for most of United States anthem, stands for Mexican anthem

Lynch has made clear is that he's not a Trump fan: He wore an "Everybody vs. Trump" T-shirt before the October 1 game, shortly after the president suggested team owners fire players who refuse to stand for the anthem. That hasn't stopped Trump from demanding he be suspended the rest of the season for his actions. Linda Del Rio, wife of Oakland Raiders head coach Jack Del Rio, responded to Trump's criticism, saying she regrets voting for him.

Sports Jana Novotna, 1998 Wimbledon champion, dies at 49
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Wearing her distinctive headband, she won doubles titles at all four Grand Slam tournaments. The Duchess of Kent comforts Jana Novotna as she presents her with the runner up trophy on centre court at Wimbledon. She was a true champion in all senses of the word, and her 1998 triumph will live long in the memory. Yet, once again, it heightened the idea that Novotna was one of sport's great "chokers" - one reporter once described her cruelly as "No-No Novotna, the lady from Choke-Oslovakia" - ...

Sports Chargers drop 50-burger on hapless Bills in record-breaking fashion
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The fifth-round selection out of the University of Pittsburgh didn't get off to a hot start against the Los Angeles Chargers on Sunday, though. Make no mistake, after dropping a fifty-burger on Buffalo, L.A. Allen scored his second touchdown of the game two minutes later and the rout was on. The Bills will be without left tackle Cordy Glenn , wide receiver Jordan Matthews and defensive back Shareece Wright.

Sports Reverse roles: Eagles were chasing Cowboys in 2016, now it's the opposite
Author: 0 Reverse roles: Eagles were chasing Cowboys in 2016, now it's the opposite

However, the team elected to go with just Alfred Morris and Rod Smith on Sunday, lending credence to the notion that the Cowboys will rely even more heavily on the play of Dak Prescott with Elliott out of the lineup. The Cowboys offense fell apart in Atlanta last week. They've got to be able to hold Philadelphia to a manageable amount of points if the Cowboys are going to be able to win this game.

Sports Rev. Jesse Jackson Reveals He Is Diagnosed With Parkinson's Disease
Author: 0 Rev. Jesse Jackson Reveals He Is Diagnosed With Parkinson's Disease

The disease has no cure and causes tremors, stiffness, and difficulty balancing and walking. While Jackson vows to continue his work, he says he will immediately make changes in his lifestyle and dedicate himself to physical therapy in hopes of slowing the disease's progression.

Sports Justin Rose close to completing most sensational Race to Dubai victory ever
Author: 0 Justin Rose close to completing most sensational Race to Dubai victory ever

With Fleetwood struggling to make birdies and finishing way behind in joint 21st place on 11 under 277, Rose needed to finish in sole possession of fourth to win his second Order of Merit title. He is No. 18 in the Race to Dubai. "There is is! That is as good as I could play". "It's been a big year, baby Frankie arriving safely and he's great, I'm going to get married in a couple of weeks".