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Ex-Dolphins RB Isaiah Pead in critical condition after accident Ex-Dolphins RB Isaiah Pead in critical condition after accident
- November 13, 2016

During the crash, Pead was ejected from the vehicle . According to a report by NBC4 in Columbus , police said Pead, 26, who wasn't wearing a seat belt, was ejected from his vehicle after he lost control along Interstate 670. He is hospitalized and remains in critical condition. Passenger Wesley Richardson, 27, was wearing a seat belt. Reporter Adam Schefter tweeted that Pead had undergone surgery at the hospital, but that his condition had not changed. (more...)
India vs England: International cricket, 1st Test India vs England: International cricket, 1st Test
- November 12, 2016

Family and close friends were on hand at his home ground. Night-watchman Amit Mishra then joined Kohli but the leg-spinner could only last two deliveries and fell to left-armer Zafar Ansari before the stumps were drawn for the day. "Those late wickets gave us a lift", England assistant coach Paul Farbrace said. It was a reward for our perseverance and disciplined bowling all day. (more...)
Trump's Muslim ban temporarily removed from website
- November 12, 2016

During the campaign Trump called for a ban Muslims from entering the country for security reasons but the wealthy businessman, who won his White House bid with strong support from white voters, has made calls for unity since the election. (more...)
California legalises recreational use of marijuana for adults
- November 12, 2016

Not connected to the others and bordering both Mexico and Arizona , Imperial County also voted no. California: Passed Proposition 64, which allows recreational marijuana use for Californians over the age of 21. The Department of Taxation has one year to come up with regulations , but estimates it will be summer of 2017 at the earliest before they begin taking applications for recreational licenses. (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo: Managing Real Madrid one day not out of the question Cristiano Ronaldo: Managing Real Madrid one day not out of the question
- November 11, 2016

Ronaldo has scored 371 goals in 360 games in his eight seasons since swapping Manchester United for Madrid for a then world record fee of $102 million in 2009, making him the club's all-time leading scorer. Ronaldo, Bale, Kroos and Modric have been nominated for FIFA's best player of the year award. 'I believe Bale is Cristiano's heir, ' the right-back told AS. (more...)
We were the problem, not Wembley - Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino
- November 10, 2016

But it is not true. We had 85,000 people here supporting us and it's shame. Asked at the post-match press conference if the change of venue was to blame for their poor form in Europe, an irate Mauricio Pochettino replied: "You can not blame Wembley". (more...)
MLB Gold Glove Award Snubs MLB Gold Glove Award Snubs
- November 10, 2016

Catcher: Buster Posey , San Francisco Giants. In the American League, Detroit second baseman Ian Kinsler was a first-time victor along with shortstop Francisco Lindor of AL champion Cleveland, Texas first baseman Mitch Moreland, New York Yankees left fielder Brett Gardner and Boston right fielder Mookie Betts . (more...)
How the GOP could try to repeal or change the ACA How the GOP could try to repeal or change the ACA
- November 10, 2016

Health insurers' stock prices were mixed. "Vice President-elect Mike Pence expanded Medicaid; so did OH and Michigan", Howard said . Other opponents included more than 2 dozen state senators and representatives from both parties, and health insurers like Anthem, Cigna, and Centura. (more...)
Cowboys' Coaches To Decide When Tony Romo Is Active On Game Day Cowboys' Coaches To Decide When Tony Romo Is Active On Game Day
- November 10, 2016

ESPN's Ed Werder reported Wednesday that the decision whether Romo can play is a coaches' decision and no longer a medical one. Romo was cleared for full practice last week. Jones wouldn't commit to either quarterback during an interview with Dallas radio station 105.3 Tuesday. "The key thing I want to emphasize is we probably are never going to have this totally sorted out". (more...)
Harry Kane nets equaliser for Tottenham in a feisty derby
- November 10, 2016

The latest defeat on Wednesday, just three days before the trip to the Emirates, as Spurs went down 1-0 against Bayer Leverkusen in the Champions League at Wembley. "We showed big, big character to get back into the game". "I think we played well in the second half and created some chances to win the game". Starting lineups and live radio streaming for the north London derby between Arsenal and Tottenham at Emirates. (more...)
Arsenal's Sanchez out of Chile qualifier with injury Arsenal's Sanchez out of Chile qualifier with injury
- November 10, 2016

Sanchez will play no part. Alexis Sanchez has suffered a light muscle strain, while on worldwide duty with Chile. Sanchez's injury will be assessed and depending on the result they may allow him to fly back to London before their game with Uruguay next Tuesday. (more...)
UFC 205 Predictions: Conor McGregor vs Eddie Alvarez UFC 205 Predictions: Conor McGregor vs Eddie Alvarez
- November 10, 2016

They included Conor's comments about defending boths belts in a UFC 205 promo aired during their last event. The middleweight champion has been publicly lobbying for a fight with either Georges St. "You do it with championship stakes and that just raises everything". In every press conference leading up to a fight, he verbally abuses his opponent. (more...)
Sweet shot: Stephen Curry hits NBA-record 13 3-pointers Sweet shot: Stephen Curry hits NBA-record 13 3-pointers
- November 09, 2016

He went 16 for 26 overall in his first 40-point performance after leading the National Basketball Association with 13 last season. Down by 14, the Pelicans narrowed the deficit to eight. Offensively, things remained the same for both teams to begin the second quarter. Green is the only Warrior consistently playing at a high level on defense... (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo strikes gold with lifetime Nike deal
- November 09, 2016

The Welshman also recently secured a new deal, reportedly guaranteeing him 168 million euros ($186 million) over the next six years. "Nike, they are smart, and they know to pick the best ones, so I'm happy because I'm one of them", Ronaldo said. (more...)
UFC roundup: McGregor, Alvarez trade insults on conference call UFC roundup: McGregor, Alvarez trade insults on conference call
- November 08, 2016

In honor of such a marquee event , ESPN.com is providing dedicated previews to all 13 bouts on the card , breaking down what's at stake and projecting who will win, along with quotes and statistics for each fighter. McGregor doesn't appear eager to give up either title, but White insists he can't attempt to defend both as it would throw two divisions into disarray . (more...)
Blue Jackets inflict record loss on Canadiens, win 10-0
- November 07, 2016

First periods have been especially hard for the Canadiens as of late but Andrei Markov gave them the early lead, scoring at just a little over a minute into the game as David Desharnais provided a screen. While an elite goalie can hide your flaws, this is not always a good thing. Tanev's second goal of the night came with 1:16 remaining and helped the Jets rally from a 3-2 deficit in the third period. (more...)
Great Dane Olesen races six clear after record 62 in Turkey Great Dane Olesen races six clear after record 62 in Turkey
- November 07, 2016

Olesen steadies after a mid-round scare to win by three strokes - AFP file picBELEK (Turkey), Nov 6 - Denmark's Thorbjorn Olesen clung on as his lead dropped from seven shots to one from mid-round to win the €1 million (RM4.7 million) first prize at the Turkish Airlines Open at Belek. (more...)
Andy Murray Beats John Isner To Claim Paris Masters Andy Murray Beats John Isner To Claim Paris Masters
- November 07, 2016

Murray said he had received more messages of congratulations for reaching world No 1 without hitting a ball - Milos Raonic pulled out of the semi injured - than after any match. The double Olympic champion entered the contest with a 7-0 record against Isner and his recent form, which had helped him to win six of his eight previous tournaments since losing the French Open final, suggested he would have the upper hand. (more...)
New York Mets exercise options on Jay Bruce, Jose Reyes New York Mets exercise options on Jay Bruce, Jose Reyes
- November 07, 2016

Drafted by the Mets in 2005, Niese was traded to Pittsburgh last December and reacquired on August 1. That season, Cespedes helped the Mets become the first team in MLB history to reach the World Series after ranking last in the majors in runs scored on July 31. (more...)
Statistics reiterate stunning Chelsea turnaround since Conte's switch to 3-4-3 Statistics reiterate stunning Chelsea turnaround since Conte's switch to 3-4-3
- November 06, 2016

Antonio Conte believes it is too early to decipher whether his Chelsea side is a contender for the Premier League title, despite being on a four-game winning run. We created many chances to score more goals. "It's very hard to talk about the championship now". It's important to get this type of result and performance because, in this way, they can trust more in the work. (more...)
Bishoo, Gabriel lead Windies fightback
- November 06, 2016

Kraigg Brathwaite scored a half-century to lead West Indies' fightback after losing three early wickets on the second afternoon of the third and final Test against Pakistan in Sharjah on Monday (October 31). After getting to 8 for 255 on the back of a Sami Aslam 74 and a trio of half centuries from middle order Younis Khan , Misbah-ul-Haq and Safraz Ahmed, Pakistan were eventually all out for 281. (more...)
Warriors game day: Can Golden State limit Anthony Davis?
- November 06, 2016

The Warriors are playing at a slightly higher pace through the first 3 games this season (103.0) compared to 99.3 through last season, but actually taking one less shot per game. Even after losing arguably one of the best players in the world, Kevin Durant, Russel Westbrook won't be holding back this season. It will not be that easy for the Warriors this season, as Durant, two-time reigning MVP Steph Curry , Klay Thompson and Draymond Green will attest, following Golden State's ... (more...)
Police investigate homophobic leaflet at West Ham
- November 06, 2016

A club spokesperson said: "An extensive safety and security operation was delivered in and around London Stadium throughout Wednesday's match with close co-ordination between West Ham United, London Stadium 185 and the Metropolitan Police Service". (more...)
Klopp hints at January signings Klopp hints at January signings
- November 06, 2016

The Liverpool manager is eager to compensate for the loss of striker Danny Ings to a season-ending knee injury and Senegal winger Sadio Mané's unavailability during the Africa Cup of Nations in January and February. But Klopp added: 'I will always have the final say, maybe that's the most important thing for you to know. That's what we did since I'm here. The move has also been welcomed by manager Jurgen Klopp , who worked under a sporting director at previous club Borussia Dortmund and ... (more...)
What's next for Russ, OKC after big Oladipo and Adams contracts?
- November 06, 2016

Through three games this season, Adams is averaging 13.0 points and 9.0 rebounds in 34.9 minutes of action. James Herbert from CBS Sports says Adams is one of the best young big men in the league, and is primed for a breakout season . Victor Oladipo and the Thunder agreed to a 4-year $84 million extension. It shouldn't be hard for Henare to get in touch with Adams when the time is right, the 23-year-old's first purchase after inking the contract was a new phone. (more...)
Mississippi State elevates baseball coach John Cohen to athletic director Mississippi State elevates baseball coach John Cohen to athletic director
- November 05, 2016

Cohen, MSU's head baseball coach since 2009, will take over for departed Scott Stricklin who took the same position at the University of Florida. Though likely near the half a million dollar range, when asked, Cohen did not discuss the terms of his contract. (more...)
Broncos send Aqib Talib for second opinion on back Broncos send Aqib Talib for second opinion on back
- November 05, 2016

Kubiak has not ruled Talib out for Sunday night's game in Oakland against the 6-2 Raiders, but Talib would have to improve significantly over the next three days to be in uniform Sunday night. Tennessee has quietly been one of the more surprising teams in the National Football League this year, battling to a.500 record. It was another solid performance by Harris last week , as he allowed two receptions for 49 yards on five targets and a passer rating of 76.3. (more...)
Chelsea yet to speak with Mikel over new deal - Conte Chelsea yet to speak with Mikel over new deal - Conte
- November 05, 2016

A win? Well, you can't say we're not due one.... Chelsea coach Antonio Conte today insisted he has no regrets about missing out on signing Romelu Lukaku last summer because of Diego Costa's great form, reports the London Evening Standard. (more...)
Derrick Rose, Joakim Noah deserve standing ovation from Chicago, Bulls say
- November 05, 2016

However, thanks to Taj Gibson and Jimmy Butler, the Bulls were eventually able to re-tie the game at 75 apiece with three minutes left in the period. The Knicks finished with a season-high 32 assists, which is well above the 19.3 NY was averaging leading into this game. (more...)
Redknapp: Coutinho has become Liverpool's talisman Redknapp: Coutinho has become Liverpool's talisman
- November 05, 2016

At 24 years of age, he appears to be reaching his peak and adding the consistency to his game which has been missing at times during spells at Inter Milan and at Anfield. Does Neymar want Coutinho at Barca? David Silva, Kevin De Bruyne and Mesut Ozil are all brilliant players. Naturally, Coutinho was pleased his performances have again been recognised, but was keen to salute his team-mates - stating that everyone must strive to keep up the good work. (more...)
Veteran Aduriz and Mata back in Spain squad
- November 05, 2016

Andres Iniesta and Jordi Alba also miss out on the 25-man squad through injury, as does Santi Cazorla. Aduriz, who last featured for Spain at Euro 2016, was outstanding in his team's 5-3 home triumph over Genk in the Europa League on Thursday, scoring five times to become Athletic's all-time top scorer in European competition with 21 goals. (more...)
Swansea admit interest in veteran striker Berbatov Swansea admit interest in veteran striker Berbatov
- November 04, 2016

He's on our radar - but there are a lot of things on our radar". Swansea host Berbatov's former side Manchester United this weekend, as they continue the hunt for their first win under Bradley. "It's hard when a football player, in this case me, is not playing", Berbatov told BBC Radio 5 Live. In football, you can either play or not. "We can't be a team that keeps getting caught in the situations like we have". (more...)
Canadian teen Stroll to be F1's youngster driver Canadian teen Stroll to be F1's youngster driver
- November 04, 2016

Deputy team principal Claire Williams said: "We made this decision a long time ago, Lance has proved his credentials, that he deserves this seat in F1". Canadian rookie Lance Stroll has signed for Williams , with the formula one team hoping he could be the next Jacques Villenueve and return them to title-winning ways. (more...)
WI ends poor Test run, defeats Pakistan by five wickets WI ends poor Test run, defeats Pakistan by five wickets
- November 04, 2016

Positivity among the West Indies players and their intent to register an overseas victory helped them to decimate Pakistan in both of the innings. Of those five Tests, only the one in Dunedin had not been interrupted by rain or bad light over the first four days. (more...)
Keeping promise, man listens to Cubs win at dad's gravesite Keeping promise, man listens to Cubs win at dad's gravesite
- November 04, 2016

With nothing more than his phone, a lawn chair, a flash light and a flag bearing a large "W", Williams listened to the final game of the Fall Classic next to the grave of his father, Wayne Williams Sr. According to WTHR-13, he was a Navy veteran, who became a Cubs fan when he went to boot camp at Great Lakes. "World War II, [my father] was a signalman". (more...)