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Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (HII) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Buy"
- August 10, 2017

Searle & CO.'s holdings in Huntington Ingalls Industries were worth $345,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. More important recent Syngenta AG (ADR) (NYSE:SYT) news were published by: Finance.Yahoo.com which released: "Syngenta (SYT) Stock Rallies 10% on ChemChina Deal Approval" on August 22, 2016, also Marketwatch.com published article titled: "ChemChina, Syngenta reply to European Union over merger", Investorplace.com published: "3 Stocks to Watch on Monday: Alphabet Inc (GOOG), Syngenta ... (more...)
KU volleyball ranked 8th in AVCA preseason poll KU volleyball ranked 8th in AVCA preseason poll
- August 10, 2017

This is the first time since 2000 and second time overall that a Baylor team has either received votes or come into the season ranked by the AVCA. Last season, KU maintained a top-10 national ranking throughout the regular season until an early loss in the NCAA Tournament brought the Jayhawks' final ranking to No. (more...)
Indians agree to acquire Bruce from Mets Indians agree to acquire Bruce from Mets
- August 10, 2017

On the year, Bruce is batting.256 with a.321 on-base percentage to go along with 29 home runs and 75 RBI's in what has been his first full season in NY. He now holds a 3-4 record and 4.79 ERA in 41 1/3 as a reliever at Single-A Lake County. The Indians placed outfielder Michael Brantley on the 10-day disabled list earlier in the day with a sprained right ankle. (more...)
Off The Tee: 2017 PGA Championship Preview Off The Tee: 2017 PGA Championship Preview
- August 10, 2017

I'm free-rolling, and it feels good. So no, I just want to go out there and play well this week. It consistently ranks among the nation's top courses . That's his biggest asset. "I've never lost faith", he said when asked his greatest strength. "You do think whatever happens, I've already won the Masters and it's unbelievable", Garcia said. (more...)
Ronda Rousey and WWE officials in contact Ronda Rousey and WWE officials in contact
- August 10, 2017

Ronda Rousey is one of the biggest draws in the history of the UFC. Fightful .com was told Tuesday morning that Ronda Rousey has expressed interest in a pro wrestling run, and has went as far as to learn some of the basics from a WWE Superstar. (more...)
Ravindra Jadeja credits Kohli & Dhoni after becoming No.1 Test bowler & all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja credits Kohli & Dhoni after becoming No.1 Test bowler & all-rounder
- August 10, 2017

The visitors had won the first Test at Galle by 304 runs, and both victories have come comfortably within four days. Ravindra Jadeja was suspended by ICC for the upcoming Test match against Sri Lanka. Jadeja took to social media later in the day to pay a special thanks to Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Virat Kohli . Jadeja, who is the top-ranked Test bowler, has also gained nine places to reach the 51st rank among batsmen. (more...)
Assessing Ghana's performance at the World Athletics Championship Assessing Ghana's performance at the World Athletics Championship
- August 10, 2017

Restricted contact will also be enforced between the new members and the rest of the team, who have been offered immediate flights home. Some German and Canadian athletes staying at the Tower Hotel in the center of London fell ill last week, the BBC reported. (more...)
Cubs' Javier Baez hits inside-the-park home run against Giants Cubs' Javier Baez hits inside-the-park home run against Giants
- August 10, 2017

Contreras usually suits up at catcher but was playing first base on Wednesday, with Anthony Rizzo receiving a day off. Rizzo, though, came in to finish out the game after Contreras' exit. As of Monday, the former top prospect was hitting.346/.782/.1.196 with 10 home runs since teams returned to action for the second half. It was the first inside-the-park home run at AT&T Park since Kelby Tomlinson hit one on October 3, 2015. (more...)
Great Britain medal drought 'should not be a shock' Great Britain medal drought 'should not be a shock'
- August 10, 2017

You have seen that with Usain Bolt". "I am a bit exhausted but it's all good - I am just going to recover now. that was a tough run after the 10k but I can just go back and rest and see what I can do", Farah said to BBC Sport after the race. (more...)
Twitter reacts: Villa drown memories of last season's cup exit Twitter reacts: Villa drown memories of last season's cup exit
- August 10, 2017

I thought our young team really gave a good account of themselves in the game tonight". McGreal continued: "The reaction from the players was fantastic". It might have been when I was at school in the middle of winter and the wind is howling off the pitches. It was quite remarkable. "They are the future of the club because of the situation we find ourselves in at the moment", said the Villa manager. (more...)
Kipruto maintains Kenya steeplechase domination Kipruto maintains Kenya steeplechase domination
- August 10, 2017

Having earlier quit after bagging bronze at last year's Olympics, the charismatic Kemboi rescinded his decision after being stripped of the medal for a lane infringement and says he wasn't disappointed at all for not making the podium in London . (more...)
Civil rights groups organize rally outside National Football League headquarters for Colin Kaepernick Civil rights groups organize rally outside National Football League headquarters for Colin Kaepernick
- August 10, 2017

That's part of the reason why Tim Clark and Amber Le'Shea made a decision to plan a pro-Kaepernick protest on September 10 before the Bears' first home game against the Atlanta Falcons. Since leaving the 49ers in March, he has yet to be picked up by another team. The rally is scheduled to take place outside the NFL Headquarters on August 23 at 5 p.m. (more...)
Denver forward's boast: Nuggets to emerge as contenders, right up with Warriors Denver forward's boast: Nuggets to emerge as contenders, right up with Warriors
- August 10, 2017

These blue and white jerseys include the Nike Swoosh and are sponsored by Western Union. "It's a whole new hue for the Nuggets , who now move to navy blue, away from the light blue that was the team's primary color for 14 years". All 30 NBA teams will have four primary uniforms next season, including the Association and Icon editions, as well as one inspired by the mindset of the NBA athlete, and another representing the communities that support their teams. (more...)
National Football League to hire 24 full-time officials for 2017 season National Football League to hire 24 full-time officials for 2017 season
- August 10, 2017

Breer said the plan was negotiated with emphasis on improving the overall quality of officiating in the NFL . The decision to hire between 21 and 24 full-time officials from its current roster of 124 is intended "to promote the common goal of enhancing all aspects of National Football League officiating - scouting, training and mentoring, better understanding of current game trends, game preparation, and increased input on rules relating to player safety and game administration", the two ... (more...)
American Francis wins women's 400m title, Felix finishes third American Francis wins women's 400m title, Felix finishes third
- August 10, 2017

Olympic champion from Rio last summer Miller-Uibo won her respective semi, and progressed with the third quickest time. But the Bahamian stumbled with about 20 meters left and dropped back to fourth on a rainy, chilly night in London . Felix can pass both of them with 4x100m and 4x400m medals this weekend. I'm glad I came through tonight and now I can get ready for the final. Makwala, the top-ranked 200m runner this year, qualified safely after being medically cleared to re-run following a ... (more...)
Selección Colombia Sub 17 vence a India en el Torneo 4 Naciones Selección Colombia Sub 17 vence a India en el Torneo 4 Naciones
- August 10, 2017

Los nacionales se encuentran disputando el torneo amistoso Cuatro Naciones en México , junto a los anfitriones, Colombia e India . Los dirigidos por Orlando Restrepo igualaron a 3 goles ante los australes. Ambas selecciones se enfrentarán en la fase de grupos del Mundial Sub-17 que se jugará en octubre próximo en la India . Será el domingo cuando los aztecas vuelvan a la acción en la competencia internacional al enfrentar a Colombia para decidir al campeón del torneo, mientras ... (more...)
Federal judge grants Ole Miss request to dismiss Houston Nutt's lawsuit Federal judge grants Ole Miss request to dismiss Houston Nutt's lawsuit
- August 10, 2017

Biggers Jr. granted the motion filed by Ole Miss to dismiss the suit on Tuesday afternoon. In the lawsuit, Nutt alleged he was slandered by comments made by certain Ole Miss athletics officials-and that these comments prevented him from finding another job in the coaching profession. (more...)
Date And Venue Finally Set For Michael Bisping Vs Georges St-Pierre Date And Venue Finally Set For Michael Bisping Vs Georges St-Pierre
- August 10, 2017

Given the Conor McGregor-sized hole in the UFC's PPV pulling power this year, the return of "Rush" could not come at a better time. St-Pierre vs. Bisping originally was announced in March , but without a date attached. Given the disappointing nature of Woodley's (successful) performance, White reverted back to his initial plan and handed the fight to Bisping. St. Pierre (25-2) has not fought since a win over Johny Hendricks at UFC 167 in November of 2013. (more...)
Gastroenteritis Outbreak At Official Team Hotel Gastroenteritis Outbreak At Official Team Hotel
- August 10, 2017

Public Health England says 30 athletes and support staff have been affected by sickness at the Tower Hotel in London - though the hotel is not the source of the outbreak. Mr Gers wrote: "Following your request, we are delighted to confirm that the IAAF technical delegates have reviewed your case and will allow Isaac Makwala to run his 200m heat this evening". (more...)
Nemanja Matic: 'Romelu Lukaku will score plenty of goals'
- August 10, 2017

Having won the Europa League just 76 days ago, United were tasked with taking on the side that have won the Champions League three out of the last four seasons. "He will definitely get 20 goals this season". "I think they're in a real good position, the squad looks strong and I think how Rashford, Martial and Lukaku play will determine what happens", said former United defender Gary Neville. (more...)
Isaac Makwala out of world 400m after norovirus outbreak Isaac Makwala out of world 400m after norovirus outbreak
- August 10, 2017

Van Niekerk is aiming to follow in Michael Johnson's footsteps and become just the second athlete to take gold over the two distances at the same championships, and he completed the first leg in commanding fashion. That did not stop Makwala trying to get into the stadium before being refused entry. The IAAF said it had been requested that Makwala be quarantined in his room for 48 hours, a period which ended at 14:00 BST this afternoon (August 9). (more...)
Jurgen Klopp: 'Liverpool in good shape ahead of new campaign' Jurgen Klopp: 'Liverpool in good shape ahead of new campaign'
- August 10, 2017

Matthew Stinton previews Liverpool's upcoming trip to Watford that will signal their return to Premier League football after a long summer. Klopp's men have had a busy summer, playing eight warm-up games ahead of Saturday's kick-off at Watford. (more...)
Nwosu heads Anambra PDP c/taker c'ttee Nwosu heads Anambra PDP c/taker c'ttee
- August 10, 2017

The party appointed Governor Nyesom Wike (Rivers) as chairman and Governor Ibrahim Dankwabo (Gombe) as deputy chairman of a reconciliation committee set up to woo the high profile politicians back to its fold. "I would like us to receive them with open hands and we will rebuild the party". Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, on Wednesday predicted victory for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 general elections. (more...)
Sanchez to miss Arsenal's EPL opener against Leicester Sanchez to miss Arsenal's EPL opener against Leicester
- August 09, 2017

When asked if Arsenal have received any bids from PSG for the 28-year-old, Wenger replied: "I can not tell you that". "I can't tell you that at the moment", said the Frenchman, whose side open their Premier League campaign at home to Leicester City on Friday. (more...)
SunTrust Banks, Inc. (STI) Ownership Up in Latest Report from Norges Bank
- August 09, 2017

There is an annual dividend of $$1.04 with a yield of 1.79% The company's dividend has increased by 41.90% on a 3 Year Average The payout ration for the trailing 12 months of earnings is 27.73%, 25.74% based on this years estimates and 23.42% based on next years projected estimates. (more...)
Charges dismissed against former 49ers CB Brock Charges dismissed against former 49ers CB Brock
- August 09, 2017

The Santa Clara County District Attorney's office in June accused Brock, 28, of punching the woman in the face and attempting to strangle her on different occasions. He's now a free agent - and with his talent level, expect a team to swoop in pretty quickly. Rashard Robinson looks like a lock as the team's top cornerback with Dontae Johnson lining up across from him for the majority of the time during training camp practices. (more...)
Andy Murray withdraws from Cincinnati Masters Andy Murray withdraws from Cincinnati Masters
- August 09, 2017

Open in NY later this month, he said on Wednesday. "I'm continuing to work hard on the court with the aim of being in NY". "I'm continuing to work hard on the court with the aim of being in New York", Murray said as he admitted he might not have any court time before the US Open. (more...)
'No PSG contact over Sanchez'
- August 09, 2017

Wenger remains determined to keep Sanchez at Arsenal, after he scored 30 goals in all competitions last term and says the club will not be tempted into a late-window sale. "He had a scan two days ago and he's out for a while", the Guardian quoted Wenger as saying. "I read in the papers Mbappe is the player PSG want, and I expect no contact from PSG". (more...)
BCCI announces Rs 15 lakh reward for men, women team selectors BCCI announces Rs 15 lakh reward for men, women team selectors
- August 09, 2017

My dream is to play 2019 World Cup for India. It was learned that Edulji raised the issue of rewarding women's selectors for team's stellar show in the World Cup but BCCI's acting president C.K. And as bad as the optics might look for the sport in India, the Kerala High Court's judgement is the ideal opportunity for the country to form strong sports fraud laws. (more...)
Owner, Analyst Olczyk Diagnosed With Colon Cancer Owner, Analyst Olczyk Diagnosed With Colon Cancer
- August 09, 2017

Blackhawks team physician Michael Terry said in a team news release that Olczyk will be undergoing more treatment, including chemotherapy. Former player and current TV color commentator Eddie Olczyk announced on Tuesday that he is being treated for colon cancer. (more...)