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Kid Rock Inuslts Colin Kaepernick At Iowa State Fair Concert Kid Rock Inuslts Colin Kaepernick At Iowa State Fair Concert
- August 25, 2017

To center the focus of Monday's demonstration exclusively on Seth is to distract from what our real focus should be: listening to the experiences and the voices of the black people who are using their platforms to continue to bring the issue of racism in the U.S.to the forefront. (more...)
Stocks To Watch This Week: The Coca-Cola Company (KO), Forestar Group Inc Stocks To Watch This Week: The Coca-Cola Company (KO), Forestar Group Inc
- August 25, 2017

Donaldson Capital Mngmt Limited Liability invested in 0.07% or 14,266 shares. About 10.00M shares traded. It is down 30.51% since August 24, 2016 and is downtrending. Coca-Cola Company (The) has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $45.70. The rating was upgraded by Societe Generale to "Buy" on Tuesday, July 19. (more...)
Cam Newton to start in Jacksonville Thursday
- August 25, 2017

The Panthers have been cautious with Newton since he underwent surgery on his right shoulder in March to fix a partially torn rotator cuff. In his first live action since last year's season finale, Newton completed both of his passes for 21 yards and a touchdown at Jacksonville on Thursday night. (more...)
Liverpool vs Hoffenheim, Champions League qualifier Liverpool vs Hoffenheim, Champions League qualifier
- August 25, 2017

The two away goals could be the deciding factor, determining which team advances to the Champions League group stage and which team will play in the Europa League . Having started on the bench, Dejan Lovren , Emre Can and star signing Mohamed Salah are all expected to return to the starting line-up against Julian Nagelsmann's Hoffenheim . (more...)
Manu Ginobili re-signs with Spurs for two years Manu Ginobili re-signs with Spurs for two years
- August 25, 2017

Manu Ginobili will be returning to the San Antonio Spurs , the team announced Thursday . Ginobili has had an iconic basketball career in the NBA and worldwide play. The expectation here is that Ginobili will be a primary cog off the bench for a Spurs squad that was swept out of the Western Conference Finals by the Golden State Warriors last season. (more...)
Rory McIlroy describes what it was like playing golf with President Trump Rory McIlroy describes what it was like playing golf with President Trump
- August 25, 2017

Notoriously streaky, Thomas has six missed cuts to go with his three wins this year, but he's coming off the best performance of his career, a two-shot win at the PGA Championship . There remains plenty on the line beyond the cash for players who haven't won majors this year - Matsuyama and Dustin Johnson - and even those who have. (more...)
Gylfi Sigurdsson hits 50-yard wonder goal for Everton in Europa League Gylfi Sigurdsson hits 50-yard wonder goal for Everton in Europa League
- August 25, 2017

The second half was only 13 seconds old when Sigurdsson intercepted a pass by Hamza Barry on the right-hand side just inside the Hajduk Split half. Wayne Rooney was back in action a day after announcing his retirement from worldwide football with England, but it was the home side who threatened early on. (more...)
Packers Jerry Kramer named senior finalist for Pro Football Hall of Fame Packers Jerry Kramer named senior finalist for Pro Football Hall of Fame
- August 25, 2017

On Thursday he was named a senior finalist for the 2018 Pro Football Hall of Fame Class. Kramer is one of two potential inductees, along with former Houston Oilers linebacker Robert Brazile . Brazile is the second-leading tackler in Oilers/Titans franchise history (1,281). As for Brazile, he has had to deal with the heartbreak of being a finalist 10 times. (more...)
Champions League Draw: Liverpool To Face Beatable Teams In Group E Champions League Draw: Liverpool To Face Beatable Teams In Group E
- August 25, 2017

The last time Liverpool were in the Champions League they limped out in the first round, at least partly after Brendan Rodgers rested key men for the big away trip to Real Madrid . "We do this together and that's what this team did". Liverpool , Sporting Lisbon, Qarabag , CSKA Moscow and APOEL Nicosia will advance to the Champions League group stage after the final qualifying round. (more...)
Scoring Liverpool make Champions League group stage Scoring Liverpool make Champions League group stage
- August 25, 2017

Usually after 3-0 that early, it's normal that there's a little break [in intensity]. "I don't like it but it's normal", he added. "We also [were lucky] in one or two situations, so this game was insane and could have ended 9-7 or something". (more...)
Mo Farah wins final track race in illustrious career Mo Farah wins final track race in illustrious career
- August 25, 2017

Chelimo stumbled over the line in second and Edris's momentum took him over in third. Victory was particularly sweet as Edris had defeated him in the 5,000m final at the world championships in London two weeks ago, ending his streak of 10 gold medals dating back to the 2011 world championships. (more...)
Rhys Hoskins Is Off To A Homer-Happy Start Rhys Hoskins Is Off To A Homer-Happy Start
- August 25, 2017

Dan Straily (8-8) allowed three runs and two hits - homers to Rhys Hoskins and Cameron Rupp - while striking out 10 in six innings. "I said, 'We're paying you to drive runs in; that's what we're paying you for.' He said OK. Leiter Jr.is better than his last start and arguably the better pitcher in this game. After reaching.500 for the first time since April with Tuesday's sweep, the Marlins dropped to 62-63. (more...)
Frank McAvennie reacts on Twitter to Celtic's Champions League draw Frank McAvennie reacts on Twitter to Celtic's Champions League draw
- August 25, 2017

They held City to a draw twice alongside a stalemate against Monchengladbach, but their other three matches brought defeats, including a heavy 7-0 loss against Barcelona, leaving them bottom of the group without a single victory. And PSG chief Nasser Al-Khelaifi admits he is anxious about facing the Hoops at Celtic Park. 'We showed we have risky players who can score goals against any team'. (more...)
Miguel Cabrera Sparked A Legitimate Baseball Fight Between The Yankees And Tigers Miguel Cabrera Sparked A Legitimate Baseball Fight Between The Yankees And Tigers
- August 24, 2017

Cabrera finished 0-for-3 with a strikeout on Thursday, and he's now slashing.254/.338/.405 overall this season, with 13 home runs and 56 RBI in 453 plate appearances. Romine took off his mask, Cabrera shoved him and then threw a punch. From there, things got even crazier as both benches cleared including the bullpens. (more...)
Borussia Dortmund finally accept Barcelona's massive £138m offer for Ousmane Dembele Borussia Dortmund finally accept Barcelona's massive £138m offer for Ousmane Dembele
- August 24, 2017

There's been no hiding the fact that Barcelona needed to replace Neymar this transfer window, and it looks like the Blaugrana have found their man. A growing split between Barca's top players and board was also evidenced this week as the likes of Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez posted photos on social media of them partying with Neymar just hours after the club announced they are suing the Brazilian for breach of contract. (more...)
Stoilov won't regret losing Twumasi after Champions League heroics Stoilov won't regret losing Twumasi after Champions League heroics
- August 24, 2017

It was an exciting game for the neutral but not so much for us. City can not face any of the other teams in Pot 2 , which inludes European powerhouses like Barcelona , Atlético Madrid , Paris Saint-Germain and Borussia Dortmund . The seeded teams are all champions from Europe's top 8 leagues, while the other three pots are decided through UEFA's coefficient system. Celtic qualified by completing victory over Astana on Tuesday. (more...)
Cowboys leaning toward playing Ezekiel Elliott in third preseason game Cowboys leaning toward playing Ezekiel Elliott in third preseason game
- August 24, 2017

In that contest, Elliott took 14 snaps. But this weekend? Ezekiel Elliott will be in the spotlight in his most positive way: on the field. Rod Smith, the brother of Cowboys linebacker Jaylon, received 18 of the 34 carries during Dallas' Hall of Fame Game against the Cardinals and totaled a game-high 64 yards. (more...)
More Than 1000 Rally For Colin Kaepernick At NFL HQ More Than 1000 Rally For Colin Kaepernick At NFL HQ
- August 24, 2017

Quarterback Colin Kaepernick remains unsigned to a National Football League (NFL) team almost a year after he started protesting racism and police violence by kneeling during the pre-game national anthem. He's the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback who refused to stand for the national anthem - kneeling as a protest against police brutality. We are now calling on the National Football League to take action in two ways. (more...)
President Trump Supporters and Protestors Gather in Reno President Trump Supporters and Protestors Gather in Reno
- August 24, 2017

Trump was broadly criticized for blaming both sides for violence, in which 32-year-old Heather Heyer was killed when a man associated with the white nationalists plowed his vehicle into a crowd of counter-protesters. The Trump protesters criticized the president on a variety of issues, including his remarks following the White Nationalist rallies and violence in Charlottesville. (more...)
Former Australian Cycling Star Charged With Selling Former Australian Cycling Star Charged With Selling "Significant Quantities" Of MDMA
- August 24, 2017

Bobridge was arrested on Wednesday after police executed search warrants at his home in the northern suburb of Yokine, as well as a North Perth business. Sixty-one other individuals have been charged in the operation, according to police, which was meant to clean up the city's entertainment hubs, according to Detective Senior Sergeant Darryl Cox. (more...)
Hamilton: Vettel doesn't want to be my teammate Hamilton: Vettel doesn't want to be my teammate
- August 24, 2017

By contrast, Mercedes operate a looser policy, in which the two drivers are allowed to race. I do know we are the best equipped as we've ever been to deal with a scenario like that. "I'm stating the obvious, but I know he doesn't want to be my teammate". "Hopefully once we go into Asia, my future is secured. On my side, in the first 10 races there were probably a couple of races where performance could have been better and I want these next nine races to be 10s". (more...)
Ronaldo, Real Madrid Stars Sweep Champions League Awards Ronaldo, Real Madrid Stars Sweep Champions League Awards
- August 24, 2017

Elsewhere, Buffon was named the goalkeeper of the season, Sergio Ramos the top defender, and Luka Modric the best midfielder, while Ronaldo was also named UEFA forward of the year, beating Paulo Dybala and, again, Messi for the award. The jury was composed of the coaches of the 32 clubs in the 2016/17 UEFA Champions League group stage, together with 55 journalists selected by the European Sports Media (ESM) group, representing each of UEFA's member associations. (more...)
United set for UEFA Champions League draw United set for UEFA Champions League draw
- August 24, 2017

Madrid and Cristiano Ronaldo finished second to Dortmund in last season's groups before lifting a third European title in four seasons. Premier League champions Chelsea are in Group C with Atletico Madrid, Roma and Qarabag in a reasonable draw. (more...)
Mick Schumacher to drive father's 1994 Benetton at Spa Mick Schumacher to drive father's 1994 Benetton at Spa
- August 24, 2017

Michael Schumacher' son Mick will take to the Spa track on Sunday to honor the 25th anniversary of his father's first Formula One victory. Michael Schumacher, 48, has not been seen in public since suffering serious head injuries in a skiing accident in 2013. (more...)
Honda brings update to Spa, Vandoorne receives grid penalty Honda brings update to Spa, Vandoorne receives grid penalty
- August 24, 2017

Vandoorne, however, needs a full new power unit due to an additional small update for reliability purposes. The Belgian is now through to his fifth internal combustion engine, an eighth turbocharger, an eighth MGU-H, a fifth MGU-K, a sixth battery, and a sixth power electronics. (more...)
Roger Federer plays down his chances of winning US Open Roger Federer plays down his chances of winning US Open
- August 24, 2017

I didn't have to play points or matches within a few days after Montreal. It was Federer's only third defeat of the year. "Other than the back issue, I'm coming in as good as I can possibly feel". Nadal, back on top of the world rankings for the first time in three years, is a two-time victor in NY (2010, 2013). He did not drop a set in winning Wimbledon, the first time that had been accomplished in 41 years, and he has also won ATP 1000 titles at Indian Wells and Miami. (more...)
Celtic advances in Champions League with 8-4 aggregate win
- August 24, 2017

The Hoops took a 5-0 win from the first leg of their play-off to Kazakhstan but found themselves 4-1 down in the second-half before late strikes by Olivier Ntcham and Leigh Griffiths confirmed Brendan Rodgers' side had made it into the tournament proper for the second successive season. (more...)
Chicago Bears' Charles Leno Jr. signs $38M extension Chicago Bears' Charles Leno Jr. signs $38M extension
- August 24, 2017

He was one of only two offensive players to start every game for the Bears a year ago. As the Bears prepare for their future with rookie Mitchell Trubisky eventually taking over as the starting quarterback, having a strong left tackle who can protect his blind side will help his ability to develop his talents. (more...)
Stuart Law urges West Indies to ignore 'pathetic' talk Stuart Law urges West Indies to ignore 'pathetic' talk
- August 24, 2017

West Indies entered the Test in good nick after encouraging performances in their opening first class matches against Essex, Kent and Derbyshire. "He's not done a lot wrong, he took his opportunity, he played some fantastic cricket and I see him playing a massive part for us moving forward but it's a great chance for Chris now to come back into the side and show his class like he did a year ago". (more...)
Traders Secrets on Medtronic plc (MDT), Foot Locker, Inc. (FL)
- August 24, 2017

A number of other research analysts also recently weighed in on the stock. On August 21 the company was downgraded to "Neutral" from "Buy" by UBS. Foot Locker, Inc. Several institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Foot Locker (NYSE:FL) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Friday, August 18th. (more...)