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Author: 0 Late errors prove costly for Man United, Liverpool

The Liverpool squad flew to Catalonia immediately after the dramatic 4-3 defeat at Bournemouth on Sunday. But Ryan Fraser , who had come off the bench to win the spot-kick, then buried his maiden Premier League goal before crossing for Steve Cook to superbly equalize, with Nathan Ake bundling home a last-gasp victor as Loris Karius failed to hold another Cook effort.

Author: 0 Not title shot, but resurgent Penn State headed to Rose Bowl

In one of the biggest surprises of the 2016 college football season, the Penn State Nittany Lions are champions of the Big Ten Conference. Those teams are in the Playoff. It worked out great Sunday for Alabama , Clemson, Ohio State and Washington . So the Tigers will wear the home jerseys in University of Phoenix stadium instead of the Buckeyes.

Author: 0 Red Sox get ace Chris Sale from White Sox

Red Sox: A rotation topped by three pitchers with a combined nine top six Cy Young Award finishes, including the 2016 victor in Rick Porcello and the fifth-place finisher in Sale? After reports surfaced that the Sox and Nats were getting close and that a deal was 80-percent certain of coming to consummation after final pieces agreed upon word that Red Sox were moving in came out.

Sports Carrier factory union chief standing ground against Trump
Author: 0 Carrier factory union chief standing ground against Trump

Trump did not address the reasons for the feud directly, but instead - with no evidence or reason - stated via a tweet that Jones had done a awful job and suggested the union president was the reason companies were leaving the country . Yet it wasn't 1,100 of the questionable Indianapolis jobs that were staying put - 730 production jobs would stay, but 550 people would still lose their Carrier jobs.

Author: 0 Mourinho slams pitch conditions ahead of Europa tie

Let's hope everything goes OK. The whole game is in danger of not going head at all as the pitch may be deemed unplayable following a pitch inspection later today. "I had four wonderful years playing in the Ukraine and my last game I played in Odessa was a very good one for me because I scored my first hat-trick for Shakhtar, so I can say I am pleased to be here again".

Author: 0 LeBron: No Statement by Not Staying at Trump-Branded Hotel

LeBron James notched a triple-double with 19 points, 11 rebounds and 14 assists. Anthony averages 23 points. Irving was 4 of 6 from beyond the arc. "The other stuff that comes with him, I can't get with". He is a victor and he helped his team find a way to win tonight by getting other guys involved. They did it in the middle of the game . Irving will have a nice chance to exploit the favourable match-up while the big battle between Melo and James, and Porzingis and Love is expected.

Sports Police identify 4 in unruly Penn State victory mob
Author: 0 Police identify 4 in unruly Penn State victory mob

Watson has been a bit inconsistent this season, but he has raised his game lately. This will be Swinney's second game coached in Glendale, following last year's title defeat to Alabama. At that time, I didn't think the Pac-12 was that good. 3,626 yards, 34 TDs passing; 441 yards, four TDs rushing. J.T. Barrett is completing 61.8 percent of his passes for 2,428 yards, 24 touchdowns and five interceptions.

Author: 0 Police may seek arrests over Penn State celebration, damage

I am excited to see that we just won the Big Ten East, four years, five years after sanctions. Five years after a child sex abuse scandal tainted the reputation of the school and its football program along with the legacy of late coach Joe Paterno, quarterback Trace McSorley put the Nittany Lions squarely back in the national spotlight Saturday night with an epic 38-31 come-from-behind victory over No.

Sports Oregon hires Willie Taggart as new head football coach
Author: 0 Oregon hires Willie Taggart as new head football coach

South Florida's Willie Taggart will replace Mark Helfrich, who was sacked for his paltry record (4-8, 2-7 PAC 12 ) a week ago. When news got out Wednesday that Willie Taggart had been hired as the head coach at OR, positive vibes flowed throughout OR recruiting.

Sports Tiger Woods struggles in final round, shoots 76 in Hero World Challenge
Author: 0 Tiger Woods struggles in final round, shoots 76 in Hero World Challenge

When the drama concluded, Matsuyama finished on 18-under par 270 after a closing one-over par 73 while Stenson shot 68 to stand on 16-under 272 after 72 holes. " He's going to be one of the players that we're going to have to beat for a long time". Three years later, Woods won 10 times around the world, including the final three majors in what is considered his best season.

Author: 0 Jose Mourinho "so happy" with Henrikh Mkhitaryan

Henrikh Mkhitaryan's vision and Anthony Martial's cool finishing helped Manchester United into the English League Cup semifinals as two of the team's out-of-favor forwards showed their worth on Wednesday. Last night United conceded after just 90 seconds on Sunday but this time roles were reversed as Ibrahimovic fired them ahead in the second minute. He said: "It hurts me, it hurts me".

Sports Cubs get closer Wade Davis from Royals for OF Jorge Soler
Author: 0 Cubs get closer Wade Davis from Royals for OF Jorge Soler

A person with direct knowledge of the negotiations confirmed that the Cubs are close to completing the trade for Davis . Davis has been an All-Star the past two seasons and would be a nice replacement for Aroldis Chapman if he does in fact walk in free agency this winter.

Sports New York City's David Villa named MSL Player of the Year
Author: 0 New York City's David Villa named MSL Player of the Year

The 2016 campaign saw NYCFC reach the playoffs in its second year, with Villa scoring 22 goals in 32 league clashes. "This is an important day in my career - this is an important moment for me". While they certainly improved all over the field, they were a flawed team and often only won matches because Villa was able to do things that no one on their opposition could.

Sports Alexis Sanchez starting to earn Thierry Henry comparison at Arsenal
Author: 0 Alexis Sanchez starting to earn Thierry Henry comparison at Arsenal

Whether Sanchez fancies a move to China still remains to be seen but his representatives will certainly use this offer to get more money from Arsenal or elsewhere in Europe. However Giroud, who was rumoured to be a potential bargaining chip in Arsenal's pursuit of then-Napoli striker Gonzalo Higuain during the summer, is not going to end his spell at the Emirates before the summer.

Sports Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul has hernia surgery
Author: 0 Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul has hernia surgery

He had 53 tackles, seven sacks, three forced fumbles and a fumble return for a touchdown against the Browns on November 27. Jason Pierre-Paul's comeback season is over. "I have never seen anyone like him on the football field, a player that moves the way he does and creates havoc the way he does, " Bromley said. He'll be a free agent after this season.

Sports Dereck Chisora throws table at Dillian Whyte in pre-fight press conference
Author: 0 Dereck Chisora throws table at Dillian Whyte in pre-fight press conference

Whyte's coach threw a bottle at Chisora as the table-thrower was ushered off the stage, then others from the crowd in attendance got in on the action, shoving and yelling at Chisora . And Chisora , who claims he was perfectly civil before the infamous bust-up, reckons his solitary sparring session against Whyte is enough to prove he can beat him competitively.

Sports Man Who Shot Ex-NFL Player Joe McKnight Charged With Manslaughter
Author: 0 Man Who Shot Ex-NFL Player Joe McKnight Charged With Manslaughter

As he did Friday, Normand today said officials were going forward in a "deliberate and definitive way". "We knew that story was false from the get-go, that it could not have happened", Normand said, because the supposed witness claimed that Gasser fired shots into McKnight's auto.

Sports Brady breaks QB wins record, Patriots beat Rams 26-10
Author: 0 Brady breaks QB wins record, Patriots beat Rams 26-10

Here's what the MI alum had to say about the record-setting win ( via Yahoo Sports ). While the Patriots kept scoring, the Rams kept doing the opposite. Tom Brady could be without another of his favorite targets. "It's not something a lot of quarterbacks can say, but you know him he's already onto next week".

Sports New England Patriots adjusting to life without Rob Gronkowski
Author: 0 New England Patriots adjusting to life without Rob Gronkowski

The NFL Twitter account sent out a couple of tweets congratulating Brady, but that seems to be the extent of the quarterback and the league's communication. Bengals 32, Eagles 14: In Cincinnati, Andy Dalton threw a pair of touchdown passes in a win over Philadelphia. You can hate him, call him a cheater, and say whatever else, but you can't deny his success and, ultimately, his greatness.

Author: 0 Carr overcomes injury to rally Raiders past Panthers 35-32

A day after creating widespread panic when he had to leave the game with an injury to his right pinky, Raiders quarterback Derek Carr is sore but otherwise doing fine. Murray was battling an ankle injury during the week, but he did play Sunday, finishing with 45 yards on 19 carries with one TD. The Raiders drove it all the way to inside the Panthers five yard line but were held to a field goal.

Author: 0 Trump not saying what he'll do about Dakota Access pipeline

Army Corps of Engineers that has at least temporarily halted the construction of the pipeline through the Standing Rock tribe's land in North Dakota. Jason Miller, spokesman for the transition team of President-elect Donald Trump, said Monday that the pipeline is generally "something that we support construction of".

Author: 0 Red-hot Madrid celebrates 'win' over Barcelona at Camp Nou

With Barcelona dropping two points, the difference in the La Liga table went from a 3 point gap to a 6 point gap all in the space of three stoppage time minutes. Enrique rued the fact that Barcelona were unable to reduce Real Madrid's lead and urged his players to improve their record at home. He was there late on to score the goal and I'm so happy for him and I'm also happy because we believed right until the end that we could do it.

Sports Westbrook's triple-double leads Thunder past Hawks 102-99
Author: 0 Westbrook's triple-double leads Thunder past Hawks 102-99

The 23-year-old Kiwi contributed an important double-double of 12 points (5/10 FG, 2/5 FT) and 10 rebounds (six off the O-glass) in 27 minutes as the Thunder led the whole way to edge the Hawks 102-99. "I don't think there's any word to describe his play ", Thunder center Enes Kanter said. LOS ANGELES - Thaddeus Young scored 17 points and IN rallied from 15 points down to beat Los Angeles, sweeping the season series for the first time since 2013-14 with just its second road win of ...

Author: 0 UK government's Brexit plans in hands of Supreme Court

Wright said he thought "the divisional court was wrong", and that the referendum vote meant that the government should be able to trigger Article 50 without a vote in parliament, and it would be "in accordance with legitimate public expectations".

Author: 0 Committee picks Alabama, Washington, Ohio State and Clemson

On ESPN , Kirby Hocutt, the committee's chairman, explained the selection of Washington over Penn State by citing the Nittany Lions' two losses; although they were early in the season, one defeat came against a team that finished the regular season with four losses (Pittsburgh), and one came in a 49-10 blowout against MI.

Author: 0 Ravens' defense riding high after big win over Dolphins

Defensively, the Ravens held Miami to a mere 115 yards before halftime, but they did see starting cornerbacks Tavon Young (shoulder) and Jimmy Smith (back) leave the field in the first half, but they would return in the second. "We have four games left", Tannehill said. The last touchdown came as a result of a season-long 18-play, 88-yard drive that took almost nine minutes off the clock.

Sports Man who shot ex-NFL player charged with manslaughter
Author: 0 Man who shot ex-NFL player charged with manslaughter

I don't care", he said to people upset Gasser was initially released . The shooter was identified by police as Ronald Gasser, 54, and he was released overnight, drawing criticism. In April, former New Orleans Saints player Will Smith was fatally shot while driving in New Orleans's Lower Garden District. McKnight's stepfather's gun was in the Audi, Normand said Tuesday, but there is no evidence suggesting McKnight told Gasser he had a gun or threatened to retrieve it.

Author: 0 LA 2024 Committee Releases New $5.3 Billion Budget For Olympic Games

LA 2024 officials say that they will break the trend of Olympic bid budgets that balloon out of control and become a burden on taxpayers and a disincentive for cities that hope to host the Games in the future. While KPMG identified "no significant findings" or causes for concern when conducting the review, they did offer Los Angeles 2024 with advice going forward and criticised certain parts of the budget.

Author: 0 Sooners use halftime momentum swing to run over Oklahoma State

Mayfield led the Sooners to their second straight Big 12 championship and a berth in the Sugar Bowl on January 2 vs. Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield and receiver Dede Westbrook were both named finalists for the Heisman Trophy on Monday night and will attend the ceremony on December 10 in New York City.

Author: 0 Dalton throws for 2 TDs, Bengals beat Eagles 32-14

So did the defense. "It's not characteristic of how we coach and how we play". That defeat is significant in that the Eagles are just 1-9 ATS following a double-digit home loss and 1-5 ATS after playing under the Monday Night lights. Rookie right tackle Halapoulivaati Vaitai is "coming along", said Pederson, and will do more this week from a rehab standpoint rather than a practice standpoint.

Author: 0 Giants Team Grades: New York Gets Methodical Victory Over Winless Cleveland Browns

The Giants were 10th in Adjusted NEP per play last season but haven't looked close to that in 2016. To say the Cleveland Browns are limping into their much needed bye week would be a major understatement. He and fellow defensive tackle Damon Harrison were the primary reason the Giants held the Browns to just 58 rushing yards for the game. RAIDERS 35, PANTHERS 32: Derek Carr came back from an injured pinkie to lead another fourth-quarter comeback and the Raiders won their fifth ...

Author: 0 Earl Thomas injured against Panthers on 'Sunday Night Football'

Running back Jonathan Stewart hasn't exactly had a great season so far and with the offensive line in shambles due to injuries , this might seem like an odd idea. Instead, they have become the irritable little brother, though nothing shuts up a bully like beating them in Seattle (7-3-1). Nothing about the current matchup favors the Panthers .

Sports Steve Smith's unbelievable catch to dismiss BJ Watling
Author: 0 Steve Smith's unbelievable catch to dismiss BJ Watling

The Aussie captain was supported by 52 from newcomer Travis Head , who was dropped by Matt Henry on nine, while wicketkeeper Matt Wade clobbered three sixes off a Jimmy Neesham over on his way to 38 off 22 balls. The rest of Australia's chances were held. Plucky New Zealand eye history against Australia was posted in Sports of TheNews International - https://www.thenews.com.pk on December 04, 2016 and was last updated on December 04, 2016.

Author: 0 Excited fans ready for ACC Championship Game at Camping World Stadium

The Virginia Tech Hokies look for their 10th victory of the season and claim their 11th conference title. "They showed up here to win the ball game", said Tech head coach Justin Fuente. "I think our guys have more confidence from winning those games because they won 'em, but as far as the concern of turnovers, no question", Swinney said.