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Nigeria's Airforce Strike kills Boko Haram Leader Shekau's Wife Nigeria's Airforce Strike kills Boko Haram Leader Shekau's Wife
- October 26, 2017

The wife of the Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau , may have been killed in air raids carried out by the Nigerian Air Force, NAF, an official has said. "I am afraid numerous security forces may have been killed because they (insurgents) laid siege for very long time, and the shooting was too much". (more...)
Bulls Rookie Lauri Markkanen Makes History vs. Cavaliers Bulls Rookie Lauri Markkanen Makes History vs. Cavaliers
- October 26, 2017

Leading the charge for the Cavs was LeBron James , who finished the game with 34 points, 13 assists, two rebounds, and three steals. He's a "very confident kid", James said , per K.C. As Ben Falk said on yesterday's Lowe Post , it's a good sign if a rookie has that unquantifiable yet recognizable "good feel for the game", while struggling to shoot the ball doesn't mean much at the start of a player's career. (more...)
David Stern says National Basketball Association should take marijuana off ban list David Stern says National Basketball Association should take marijuana off ban list
- October 26, 2017

The 75-year-old Stern said marijuana has come a long way since he was commissioner in the National Basketball Association. Stern said the increase in the legalization of medical marijuana has made him change from his original stance. Stern actually pushed drug testing into the 1980 collective bargaining agreement . Now the NFL and National Basketball Association forbid marijuana use among players, while Major League Baseball and the NHL do not include the drug on their respective lists ... (more...)
Joel Berry Breaks Hand After Video Game Loss Joel Berry Breaks Hand After Video Game Loss
- October 25, 2017

UNC likely will carry on just fine in Berry's absence, but it's nevertheless a tough loss, and one that ultimately could be hard to overcome should the injury linger longer than expected. He scored 22 points in UNC's national title win over Gonzaga. Berry averaged 14.7 points, 3.6 assists and 1.4 steals during the regular season and was a shoe-in to start at point guard this year. (more...)
Vols' Kelly and Ignont cited for marijuana possession Vols' Kelly and Ignont cited for marijuana possession
- October 25, 2017

According to police, the vehicle carrying John Kelly and William Ignont was pulled over at the intersection of Cumberland Avenue and 11th Street because the vehicle had a headlight out. Ignont was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia. The statement said both players were cooperative and allowed to drive from the scene. Kelly, from Detroit, Mich., has 615 rushing yards (fourth in the SEC) and six touchdowns in seven games. (more...)
Swiss prosecutors grill PSG's Al Khelaifi over World Cup bribery claims
- October 25, 2017

A third man, so far unnamed, faces similar criminal allegations over the purchase of the TV rights from Federation Internationale de Football Association for the 2018, 2022, 2026 and 2030 World Cups. Around 12 people attended at least parts of the session, including a lawyer representing FIFA, Marty said. The Gulf state has found itself routinely accused of corruption since controversially winning the right to host the 2022 World Cup, charges it has always denied. (more...)
Bears Acquire WR Dontrelle Inman From Chargers Bears Acquire WR Dontrelle Inman From Chargers
- October 25, 2017

Inman, 28, is off to a slow start in 2017, registering only two catches for nine yards. Given that the Chargers have hardly used Inman this season and that the Bears receiving corps have been decimated by injuries, it's reasonable to see why the Bolts opted to ship the fourth-year player out to the Windy City. (more...)
Golf tournament victor not awarded 1st place - because it's a girl Golf tournament victor not awarded 1st place - because it's a girl
- October 25, 2017

Division 3 boys' golf tournament at Blissful Meadows on Tuesday with a 3-over-par. PGA reports that according to Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) rules, "Girls playing on a fall boys' team can not be entered in the Boys Fall Individual Tournament". (more...)
Wizards HC Scott Brooks has unbelievable take on LaVar Ball Wizards HC Scott Brooks has unbelievable take on LaVar Ball
- October 25, 2017

Another NBA personality who recently said something about Lonzo Ball was Washington Wizards center Marcin Gortat. However, LaVar's comments apparently got Wall fired up as well as Gortat. Ball enters his fourth National Basketball Association game having showcased both the good and bad. Through three games, Ball is averaging 13.3 points, 9.3 rebounds, and 8.7 assists in 34.3 minutes. (more...)
Ben Woodburn: Liverpool striker signs long-term deal with the club Ben Woodburn: Liverpool striker signs long-term deal with the club
- October 25, 2017

Upon signing the deal, he told Liverpoolfc.com: "It's an unbelievable feeling to sign a new contract with Liverpool". "This is the club I want to stay at and be here as long as possible", he explained. Klopp credited Woodburn's willingness to drop down to U23 and U19 level, despite his achievements for both Liverpool and Wales, saying: "I like that he is prepared to be patient". (more...)
Dylan Hartley cleared to lead England but Joe Marler banned Dylan Hartley cleared to lead England but Joe Marler banned
- October 25, 2017

The Harlequins prop Joe Marler has been suspended for three weeks following an independent Disciplinary Hearing in London today (Wednesday) arising from his club's Champions Cup Round 2 match against Wasps at the Ricoh Arena. The Committee found that the offence was at the mid-range of World Rugby's sanctions and selected four weeks as the appropriate entry point. But that three-week suspension means Marler will sit out England's first two autumn worldwide Tests against Argentina and ... (more...)
Acadia Healthcare (NASDAQ:ACHC) Earns Media Sentiment Score of 0.24 Acadia Healthcare (NASDAQ:ACHC) Earns Media Sentiment Score of 0.24
- October 25, 2017

Further, analysts have a 12 month target price of $58.71 on company shares. Gamble Jones Inv Counsel owns 209,800 shares for 0.74% of their portfolio. Analysts await Acadia Healthcare Company Inc (NASDAQ: ACHC ) to report earnings on November, 7. (NASDAQ: ACHC ), 8 rate it "Buy", 5 "Outperform", 3 "Underperform", 0 "Sell", while 0 "Hold". (more...)
Dustin Pedroia (knee) undergoes surgery
- October 25, 2017

It's the same knee that has plagued him through much of the season, dating back to a collision he had with Baltimore Orioles third baseman Manny Machado in April. Pedroia has four years and $56 million left on his contract. Pedroia is the second Boston player in the last eight days to go under the knife, as Ramirez underwent right shoulder surgery last Tuesday. (more...)
Recent Analysts Ratings Banco Bradesco SA (BBD)
- October 25, 2017

Banco Bradesco SA provides banking and financial products and services to individuals, companies, and corporations and institutions. BBD's mean recommendation on Reuter's scale presents no change from 2.67 thirty days ago to 2.67 now, which indicates a hold consensus from the analyst community. (more...)
Claudio Bravo drove Manchester City to Carabao Cup quarters: Yaya Toure Claudio Bravo drove Manchester City to Carabao Cup quarters: Yaya Toure
- October 25, 2017

Current Premier League leaders Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure firmly believes it's his teammate Claudio Bravo, who led the sky blues to the draw for the quarter-finals of the Carabao Cup. The 34-year-old has been with Man City since 2010, having joined from Barcelona, and has made over 200 league appearances for the club. Conceding 26 goals in 22 appearances, Bravo kept just 6 clean sheets - the same amount as his deputy Willy Caballero who played five fewer games. (more...)
Ziva Dhoni impresses Keralites with a Malayalam song
- October 25, 2017

As a pleasant surprise to the Malayalees all around, Ziva Singh Dhoni has rendered a Malayalam song. The video became an instant hit on social media, leaving many amazed with her singing skills. This is not the first time that Ziva has stole the limelight on the internet. Though we are unsure if this is Ziva or her lookalike, the kid has impressed the netizens. (more...)
Jerry Reese Takes Blame For Giants' Struggles Jerry Reese Takes Blame For Giants' Struggles
- October 25, 2017

Last year, NY won 11 games behind a dominant defense, even sweeping the 13-win, NFC East Division champion Dallas Cowboys. "I'm responsible for everybody on the roster", is how Reese opened his annual bye week meeting with reporters. The defense, the strength of the team a year ago, is near the bottom, ranked 27th overall. "It was a lot of chatter". "You can point to a lot of things, I guess, where things have gone wrong", Reese said. (more...)
IPL teams could be allowed to retain three players for IPL 2018 IPL teams could be allowed to retain three players for IPL 2018
- October 25, 2017

CSK and Royals could have the luxury of picking players from the two teams, who replaced them for the last two seasons - Gujarat Lions (GL) and Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS). The report also read that further retention can be made possible through Right to Match' option. During the IPL workshop in November, the IPL Governing Council will put forth the proposal to the team owners which will go ahead as per majority. (more...)
Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather: Dana White reveals PPV figures Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather: Dana White reveals PPV figures
- October 25, 2017

Speaking in a video interview with the Wall Street Journal , the UFC president said he could see the company experimenting with bringing boxing into the fold. " I could see doing that ". White also talked about why the UFC would work for digital compared to the National Football League or MLB, saying "My content is quick, exciting and fun on any platform". (more...)
Neymar's PSG Privileges Starting To Annoy Teammates Neymar's PSG Privileges Starting To Annoy Teammates
- October 25, 2017

In Neymar's defence, so far, in his 11 games for the Parisians, he has delivered the goods, scoring 10 times and helping fire PSG to the top of Ligue Un, four points clear of champions Monaco while also helping Unai Emery's men to a 100% record in the Champions League, with three convincing wins over Celtic, Bayern Munich and Anderlecht. (more...)
Guardiola blames EFL Cup ball for goalless draw Guardiola blames EFL Cup ball for goalless draw
- October 25, 2017

He scored City's final penalty in a 4-1 shootout win, the game having finished 0-0 after extra-time. The EFL has today hit back, saying all the balls used in this Carabao Cup are of the same specification as used in the football league, all of which meet "FIFA Quality Pro" standard. (more...)
Johnson targets par-fives at HSBC-Champions in Shanghai Johnson targets par-fives at HSBC-Champions in Shanghai
- October 25, 2017

But it's okay, I'll try again. "It's hard towards the end of the year to try and not look at the Order of Merit too much", the 26-year-old from Southport said. Earlier this year, the venue, which will be used for golf at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, came under scrutiny for not endorsing gender equality, as it did not allow female members to join the private club and also banned them from playing at the course on Sundays. (more...)
Brendon Hartley To Retain Toro Rosso Drive At Mexican GP Brendon Hartley To Retain Toro Rosso Drive At Mexican GP
- October 25, 2017

It is the third time that Kvyat has been dropped by Red Bull and it remains to be seen whether he returns, with the 23-year-old seemingly no longer in the company's long-term plans. Hartley put in a solid display en route to P13, with Toro Rosso confirming on Monday the New Zealander would keep his seat for Mexico alongside the returning Gasly, leaving Kvyat on the sidelines once again. (more...)
Myles Garrett sidelined with concussion
- October 25, 2017

The announcement by the team comes as a relative shock, as Garrett didn't appear to be injured during Sunday's game against the Tennessee Titans, but he apparently began to feel symptoms of a concussion and was placed in the protocol. With the Jets facing a third-and-eight from their own 16-yard line and pressure collapsing the pocket, McCown attempted to run to the left side of the formation to extend his passing lane, but Garrett broke free from the block of left tackle Kelvin Beachum and ... (more...)
DeShone Kizer Named Browns' Starting QB vs. Vikings over Cody Kessler DeShone Kizer Named Browns' Starting QB vs. Vikings over Cody Kessler
- October 25, 2017

That's not who I am. "He has to work through this and he is, just like I watched how hard he worked last week to put himself in position to go out there and start the game and play early". In the end, however, this is clearly the right choice both for the organization and for the continued development of one of their most highly regarded quarterback prospects in years. (more...)
Arsenal sign Barcelona man behind Neymar deal Arsenal sign Barcelona man behind Neymar deal
- October 25, 2017

Both Arsenal and Manchester City are said to have been keen on luring Sanllehi to the Premier League. Rather than being an addition to Arsenal's playing squad, Raul Sanllehi will move into the Gunners boardroom. For the record, Sanllehi will leave his Barcelona post on December 1. Reports earlier this month claimed the Gunners had agreed a sensational deal to bring Marc Overmars back to North London in a new director of football position. (more...)
Maurizio Sarri eyed as Antonio Conte replacement, could offer £10m salary Maurizio Sarri eyed as Antonio Conte replacement, could offer £10m salary
- October 25, 2017

When he talked to media after Chelsea's 4-2 win over Watford on Saturday, in fact, Conte insisted Chelsea would have not sacked him even if he had never been specifically asked about his future at the club. The victory over Watford ensured Chelsea remained fourth in the Premier League , nine points adrift of leaders Manchester City . 'But we are showing we want to fight again now, firstly as a group of players. (more...)
Celtics have an easy time of it with Knicks Celtics have an easy time of it with Knicks
- October 25, 2017

Jaylen Brown, who celebrated his 21st birthday, finished the game with 23 points, four rebounds, one steal and one block in 32 minutes. Hardaway scored six points and went just 2-of-11 from the floor against Boston, one game after scoring 14 points on a miserable 4-of-16 clip in a loss to the Detroit Pistons. (more...)
Josh Jackson's hand gesture cost the Suns rookie $35000 Josh Jackson's hand gesture cost the Suns rookie $35000
- October 25, 2017

Prior fines imposed in the opening week of the campaign saw the National Basketball Association take $25,000 from New Orleans Pelicans forward DeMarcus Cousins for inappropriate language last Wednesday at Memphis, $25,000 from Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving for an inappropriate response to a heckler in Philadelphia and $50,000 from Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry for throwing his mouthpiece at a referee during the fourth quarter of a loss at Memphis. (more...)
Detroit Lions sign kicker Matt Prater to 3-year contract extension Detroit Lions sign kicker Matt Prater to 3-year contract extension
- October 25, 2017

According to National Football League insider Ian Rapoport, Pro Bowl kicker Matt Prater has agreed to a 3-year, $11.4 million extension (with a max of $12.15 million) to remain with the Lions. Prater signed with the Lions that offseason and made his second Pro Bowl previous year, converting 31 of his 36 attempts and drilling a 58-yarder. Since then, he's been one of the best kickers in the NFL. (more...)

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