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Footballer Robinho sentenced to nine years for rape

Footballer Robinho sentenced to nine years for rape The Brazilian, 33, who is now playing in his homeland with Atletico Mineiro , has vowed to challenge the ruling. 'I clarify that my client has already defended himself against the charges and maintains he played no part in the incident. Even if the former Milan player loses the appeal, he would still have to extradited to serve prison time in Italy. A statement has been issued on his Instagra... [Full Article...]

Snoop Dogg Sounds Off on Donald Trump

Snoop Dogg Sounds Off on Donald Trump It's a problem that we are in a media climate where any publication or network-including me here at The Nation-would have gladly taken that interview with LaVar Ball on Tuesday night (although CNN is milking this to a degree that is stomach churning ). [Full Article...]

Former Vikings OC Bill Musgrave promoted to same role with Broncos

Former Vikings OC Bill Musgrave promoted to same role with Broncos And frustration continued to permeate the locker room and front office as the Broncos searched for answers to their myriad issues - most of which have been on the offensive side. The Broncos aren't too far gone, only because no one else in the division has taken the bull by the horns, so to speak, and they also play the Chiefs one more time before the season is over. [Full Article...]

For obscene display, Baker Mayfield won't start Saturday for Oklahoma

For obscene display, Baker Mayfield won't start Saturday for Oklahoma It's not the legacy I want to leave at OU. Kyler Murray is likely to start at quarterback for Oklahoma, but expect Mayfield to enter the contest on the Sooners' second possession or shortly thereafter. "I told somebody earlier today I got into this profession and chose to make it my profession for two reasons: I love football, I love to coach it, I love the game, the competitiveness and all that... [Full Article...]

Trump Calls For Marshawn Lynch To Be Suspended For Anthem Protest

Trump Calls For Marshawn Lynch To Be Suspended For Anthem Protest Donald Trump has turned his sights on BeastMode - blasting the NFL star for sitting during the US national anthem - but standing for the Mexican national anthem - during his game this weekend. He previously has slammed players who knelt for disrespecting the military. He earned a one-game suspension last month for running onto the field and pushing an official during a quarrel between players... [Full Article...]

Chargers pick off Peterman 5 times in 54-24 win over Bills

Chargers pick off Peterman 5 times in 54-24 win over Bills However, by that time, the Bills were down by 25-plus points and any statistics Taylor put up must be measured with a grain of salt. The Buffalo Bills have notably made a change under center, and the AFC East franchise has now been forced to make a few other changes on the offensive side of the football. [Full Article...]

Donald Trump Responds to LaVar Ball's Comments

Donald Trump Responds to LaVar Ball's Comments President Trump arrived in Beijing (as previously scheduled as part of a two-week Asia trip) just a day after the incident occurred and worked with Chinese President Xi Jinping to secure their release. Trump said in two tweets. Their arrest coincided with Trump's visit to China, and the players were detained at their hotel. "Be careful, there are many pitfalls on the long and winding road of life... [Full Article...]

Brandon Peters taken by ambulance to hospital after being carted off field

Brandon Peters taken by ambulance to hospital after being carted off field UW outside linebacker Leon Jacobs forced a fumble from quarterback Brandon Peters inside the Badgers' 5-yard line , and cornerback Derrick Tindal recovered on the 1. Wisconsin's offense had minus-7 yards in the second half prior to that game-changing drive. "We weren't quite able to crack those runs in running game offensively or get enough plays to win it". [Full Article...]

Jerry Jones reportedly requests a special National Football League owners meeting to discuss Goodell

Jerry Jones reportedly requests a special National Football League owners meeting to discuss Goodell The feud between Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and National Football League commissioner Roger Goodell isn't subsiding. Even so, Jones has vowed, sources say, to make Goodell's life miserable. The fan who handed over the video of Jones reportedly shared it recently among his group of friends in response to the current climate in the NFL. The NFL informed Jones's lawyer, David Boies, i... [Full Article...]

Corey Kluber and Max Scherzer win Cy Young Awards in a landslide

Corey Kluber and Max Scherzer win Cy Young Awards in a landslide The 31-year-old right-hander led the American League in wins (18) and ERA (2.25). In the AL, Kluber received 28 of the 30 first-place votes from the Baseball Writers Association of America . Kluber, who won the 2014 AL Cy Young, turned around his 2017 performance in order to collect his second award. The Indians were ultimately stopped in the ALDS by the Yankees in five games. [Full Article...]

49ers' Marquise Goodwin reveals his baby died just hours before game

49ers' Marquise Goodwin reveals his baby died just hours before game Goodwin not only played, but he caught an 83-yard touchdown pass helping to bring the 49ers to victory against the Giants. Goodwin had Giants' corner Janoris Jenkins beat, and ran the last 20 or so yards to the end zone alone. After the game, Goodwin shared a photo to his Instagram account , including a message that explained what had happened. Former wide receiver Stevie Johnson, a form... [Full Article...]

How the world reacted to Italy missing out on World Cup finals

How the world reacted to Italy missing out on World Cup finals A 1-0 win in the first leg meant Sweden won the fixture on aggregate, and Sky Sports reporter Kaveh Solhekol tweeted after the result that Ventura was no longer at the helm. That is the only regret I have and certainly not that I am finishing my career, because time passes and it's only right. However, the veteran keeper said the future was bright for the Azzurri . [Full Article...]

Rodriguez proves the scourge of Northern Ireland

Rodriguez proves the scourge of Northern Ireland This will be Switzerland's 11th qualification to the FIFA World Cup after making their debut at the second edition in Italy in 1934. Northern Ireland saw their World Cup dream die in Basel on Sunday evening, though it was a controversial penalty three days earlier that ultimately sent Switzerland through to Russian Federation. [Full Article...]

Jack Wilshere NOT a Crystal Palace target, says Roy Hodgson

Jack Wilshere NOT a Crystal Palace target, says Roy Hodgson Gareth Southgate has told Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger that Jack Wilshere's best position is as a number 10. But new West Ham manager David Moyes has been promised funds for January and the club are expected to sign a new midfielder after missing out on William Carvalho last summer. [Full Article...]

Brazilian F1 Grand Prix 2017 Qualifying: Saturday's Results, Times, Final Grid

Brazilian F1 Grand Prix 2017 Qualifying: Saturday's Results, Times, Final Grid TOP TEN: Valtteri Bottas (Mercedes), Sebastian Vettel ( Ferrari ), Kimi Raikkonen ( Ferrari ), Max Verstappen (Red Bull), Daniel Ricciardo (Red Bull), Sergio Perez (Force India), Fernando Alonso (McLaren), Nico Hulkenberg (Renault), Carlos Sainz (Renault), Felipe Massa (Williams). [Full Article...]

Novartis India Q2 net up 18% at Rs 26 crore

Novartis India Q2 net up 18% at Rs 26 crore A year ago, net NPAs stood at 4.19 per cent of advances. Total income remained flat at Rs 5,067.78 crore during the quarter as against Rs 5,051.61 crore in the same period a year ago, the bank said in a statement. On a consolidated basis, the bank's net profit for the quarter stood at Rs 1,952.30 crore from a loss of Rs 116.65 crore during the same quarter past year, the bank said in a filing wi... [Full Article...]

Aly Raisman accuses Nassar of sexual abuse

Aly Raisman accuses Nassar of sexual abuse Raisman, 23, is the latest member of the U.S. national team and the biggest USA gymnastics star to reveal being molested by Nassar, who is facing more than 20 counts of sexual assault. She went on to be the captain of the 2012 and 2016 Olympic teams. Raisman was the captain of the famous 2012 " Fierce Five" U.S. Gymnastics team, as well as captain of the 2016 team that competed in Rio de Jane... [Full Article...]

Hope Solo accuses Sepp Blatter of sexual assault

Hope Solo accuses Sepp Blatter of sexual assault Solo was at the ceremony to present teammate Abby Wambach with the women's player of the year award. "In the case of Sepp Blatter , I went on the stage, I was nervous for the presentation. After that I didn't see him and that was kind of bad. I've seen it amongst players in the locker room. According to The Guardian , Blatter has denied the incident taking place, saying: "This allegation ... [Full Article...]

Owners voted unanimously to extend Goodell's contract in May

Owners voted unanimously to extend Goodell's contract in May The New Yorker reported on Monday Boies executed the contract between Weinstein and an intelligence firm he hired to spy on accusers and journalists working on stories about the producer's history of alleged sexual harassment and assault. Though the sources didn't know that person's identity, the fact that Jones might be teeing up his own candidate has lost him potential support in ousting Goodel... [Full Article...]

Utes release graduation rates for student-athletes

Utes release graduation rates for student-athletes The GSR includes all scholarship athletes. It makes no accommodation for transfers into or out of an institution. The previous record GSR mark of 78 percent was recorded in 2016. The football, baseball and men's basketball programs were all above the national average with baseball, men's swimming and diving, women's track, women's soccer, women's swimming and diving, women's basketball and gymnast... [Full Article...]


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