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Koeman: Giroud snub sealed my Everton fate

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Ronald Koeman has bemoaned the sale of Romelu Lukaku to Manchester United over the summer as a significant contributing factor to his dismissal from the club earlier this week. Despite spending around £140m in the summer, Everton won only two of their first eight Premier League games to sit in the relegation zone. "All of a sudden (after Giroud's decision), we were missing such a player". Read More »

Max Verstappen regrets reaction, but insists penalty 'not correct'

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Max Verstappen could be further punished by the FIA for bringing the sport into disrepute following his post-race comments at the United States Grand Prix. 26, 2017. F1's stewards penalised Verstappen five seconds for the move, which provoked a huge backlash from Verstappen, Red Bull and many fans. After the race, the Dutchman said: "It's just one idiot steward up there who makes the decisions against me". Read More »

Authorities searching near Pittsburgh for suspected Conneaut murderer Joshua Gurto

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Nebo Road in Ohio Township Wednesday around 4 p.m. He was seen leaving Sheetz and walking north on Red Mud Hollow Road, which runs parallel to I-79. Gurto is now at the top of the U.S. She was pronounced dead at a hospital. Gurto is 5 feet 10 inches tall, weighs approximately 145 pounds, and has brown hair and a brown goatee. Police said her death that it was the result of foul play. Read More »

English Football Association to conduct cultural review after racism controversy

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After lawmakers pulled apart the FA's handling of the allegations that pre-empted Sampson's dismissal in September during a two-hour hearing, committee chairman Damian Collins said all four FA officials should consider their positions. Woodward, quoted by a number of national newspapers on Thursday, said: "I certainly wasn't crying like a baby and I feel humiliated by the words that he used". Read More »

Comparable Company Analysis: Alcoa Corporation (AA), Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (AAP)

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If the Golden Cross is greater than 1, then the 50 day moving average is above the 200 day moving average - indicating a positive share price momentum. The company has a market capitalization of $6.29 billion, a P/E ratio of 17.00 and a beta of 0.92. Also, it has an estimated price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 13.64 and a trailing 12-month price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 16.64. Read More »

Cubs hire coaches Chili Davis, Brian Butterfield from Red Sox

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Davis, 57, in 2018 will mark his seventh season as a Major League hitting coach, previously spending three seasons with the Athletics (2012-14) and three with the Red Sox (2015-17). "I left a great Houston Astros org to be closer to home with my family and to help my hometown team win a World Series". Haines was the Cubs' minor-league hitting coordinator. Read More »

Torino, confermereste la fiducia a Mihajlovic?

Ci manca la bava alla bocca, qualcosa si è inceppato. Eppure, nonostante le voci di taglio immediato che si sono rincorse dalla tarda mattinata fino a metà pomeriggio, il destino del tecnico granata è stato rimandato alla prossima partita. Durante un'intervista a Mediaset Premium l'allenatore del Torino ha spiegato le sue parole e poi offerto una provacazione piuttosto insensata. Tutti noi dobbiamo farci un esame di coscienza, perché dobbiamo dare di più. Read More »

Gordon game-winner lifts Rockets over Sixers

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Houston caught a break in the season opener against Golden State when Kevin Durant 's game-winning shot turned out to be a little too late. The Philadelphia 76ers were just 6.4 seconds away from their second win of the season Wednesday night at home, holding a 104-102 lead over the Houston Rockets - but the Rockets had the ball on the sideline, with a ideal chance to steal a game on the road. Read More »

Venus Williams knocks out World No 1 Muguruza in #WTAFinals

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You have to play every point well or else you find yourself losing the game. Muguruza proved too strong in the Wimbledon final in July. but three months later it was Williams who prevailed in straight sets. Ostapenko, growing in confidence, unleashed her powerful groundstrokes to dictate the rallies against an uninspired Pliskova. White group: Jelena Ostapenko bt Karolina Pliskova 6-3, 6-1. Read More »

Cowboys replace Dan Bailey with Mike Nugent

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Meanwhile, #Reggie Bush has revealed his plans for the future and stated that the end of his National Football League career is inching closer every day. During that stint with the Bengals, Nugent completed a respectable 81.7 percent of his field goals, while in 2016 he had a slight dip to 79.3 percent. Read More »

Aaron Rodgers reveals he now has 13 screws in his shoulder

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Two orthopedic surgeons believe the number of screws suggests a more serious injury to the collarbone. However, Rodgers wouldn't confirm to ESPN's Jason Wilde exactly how many screws are in his collarbone, telling Wilde, "It's TV". He has been in the Los Angeles area recovering from his surgery, which took place October 19. Rodgers was placed on injured reserve on October 20. Rodgers played " Assassin's Creed Origins " with Conan . Read More »

EXPLAINED: Why the Carabao Cup draw never took place at 4pm

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Cries for Rod Stewart's surprise arrival, complaints of piss-taking and (perish the thought) threats of boycotting Carabao, whatever that is, confirmed something that took us by complete surprise. The other 6 Premier League Teams remaining are Leicester, Bournemouth, Chelsea , Manchester City, Manchester United , and West Ham (thanks for knocking out Spurs, gents). Read More »

Martina Hingis will retire next week (for the third time) — WTA Finals

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This is the third time the three-time Australian Open singles champion has called it a day, having first chose to end her career as a 22-year-old back in 2003 due to injuries. Hingis took another break from the sport after testing positive for a metabolite of cocaine at Wimbledon in 2007 and has focused exclusively on doubles since her return. Read More »

South Africa bat against Bangladesh in 1st T20

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The SA vs BAN 1st T20I will be telecast live on Sony Six HD (India), Gazi TV ( Bangladesh ), SuperSport ( South Africa ), while free live streaming is available on Sony Liv (India). He hit ten fours and a six and only faced 67 balls. Captain JP Duminy remains wary of the opposition, with Robbie Frylinck potentially being handed his debut in amongst an inexperienced South African bowling attack. Read More »

Jaguars sign linebacker Telvin Smith to four-year extension

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Two weeks after being awarded AFC Defensive Player of the Week honors , linebacker Telvin Smith was given a more tangible reward by the Jacksonville Jaguars . The Jaguars are using Smith to the hilt this season, as he paces the team with 475 defensive snaps and has even appeared on 35 snaps for the special teams, per Pro-Football Reference . Read More »

Graeme Souness: Jurgen Klopp paying the price for Liverpool FC transfer mistake

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With the element of doubt surrounding [Philippe] Coutinho and their vulnerability at the back, I would take top four right now. Back in March, Thompson urged the club to spend big and Klopp to replace the spine of his team, saying : "Liverpool need to spend big in the summer and replace the spine of the team, which is a top goalkeeper, a top defender, a central midfielder with some bite and a quality striker". Read More »

BOC leaves interest rate unchanged but maybe not for long

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With core measures rising, in line with the absorption of economic slack the BoC sees inflation reaching its target at the end of 2018, and remaining at that pace thereafter. "Wage growth could potentially accelerate if labor shortages were to become more pervasive since, historically, strong wage growth has been associated with significant excess demand in the labor market", the report said. Read More »

Anushka Sharma is NOT marrying Virat Kohli

They have even starred in a television ad together which was based on Diwali. Popular Indian cricketer Virat Kohli and A-listed Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma's wedding news sent fans into a tizzy. On a related note, Anushka was last seen in Shah Rukh Khan starrer Jab Harry Met Sejal that didn't perform well at the box office. She was seen at few IPL matches for RCB. Read More »

Taco Bell is giving away free Doritos Locos Tacos

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He helped the Astros win and even the series at 1-1, but he also won the individual title of "taco hero". You can view more details on Taco Bell's website . The fast-food chain had promised to give away tacos if a base is stolen by any player during the 2017 Word Series Championship. On Nov. 1, receive your free Doritos® Locos Tacos. Read More »

Yankees manager Joe Girardi out, report says

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This season, the Yankees were a surprise contender, finished 4th in our power rankings and made it as far as Game 7 of the American League Championship Series before being eliminated by the Houston Astros . "First-base coach Tony Pena has managed in the majors before". And then we'll see what the Yankees are thinking. They have some internal candidates, led by bench coach Rob Thomson. Read More »

Dont'a Hightower Reportedly Out for Season Due to Torn Pectoral Muscle Injury

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The Boston Herald's Jeff Howe first reported on Wednesday that Hightower is dealing with a right shoulder injury. UPDATE (8:45 a.m. ET): It appears the New England Patriots will have to get used to life without Dont'a Hightower . While the Patriots have struggled even when Hightower was in the lineup this season, they are better when he is on the field. The Patriots would be left with just two traditional 300-pound defensive tackles in Lawrence Guy and Alan Branch. Read More »

England name squad for Old Mutual Wealth series opener

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Simmonds, 22, has been in excellent form for his club Exeter this season, but there is no place for his club team-mate Don Armand. Forwards Tom Curry (Sale), Charlie Ewels (Bath), Nathan Hughes (Wasps), Nick Isiekwe (Saracens), Maro Itoje (Saracens), George Kruis (Saracens), Joe Launchbury (Wasps), Courtney Lawes (Northampton), Zach Mercer (Bath; training only ), Chris Robshaw (Harlequins), Sam Simmonds (Exeter), Sam Underhill (Bath), Dan Cole (Leicester), Tom Dunn (Bath), Ellis Genge ... Read More »

Gayle 'reserved, scared' around women after exposure accusation

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Miller said Gayle "always feels like someone is out to get him". Worldwide cricketer Chris Gayle became "very reserved and scared" in public around women after Fairfax published reports alleging he exposed himself to a female massage therapist in a Sydney dressing room, a court has heard. Read More »

Borussia Dortmund hand trial to huge star ahead of shock signing

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Hamilton's win in the United States clinched a fourth Constructor's Championship in a row for Mercedes, with his and teammate Valtteri Bottas' points creating an unassailable lead with three races to go in the season. In his own version of "The Fast and Furious", Lewis Hamilton took Usain Bolt for the ride of his life before Sunday's US Grand Prix. The Reviersport report claims that Dortmund would prefer him to join training during the March global break next year. Read More »

I'm still the man to take Rangers forward, insists Pedro Caixinha

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The Portuguese was a much more restrained figure after the match, saying he was happy with the players' efforts. The 46-year-old has only been in charge of the Glasgow giants for seven months, but has failed to impress. Pedro Caixinha's side are now fourth in the league ahead of Saturday's trip to Murrayfield to face Hearts. Fabio Cardoso, Lee Wallace, Carlos Pena, Niko Kranjcar and Jordan Rossiter were missing through injury against Killie and Graham Dorrans went off with an ankle strain. Read More »

Ander Herrera: 'No fall-out with Jose Mourinho'

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Spurs have won twice since the global break, beating Bournemouth 1-0 and Liverpool 4-1 at Wembley Stadium, whilst they even picked up a 1-1 Champions League draw at Real Madrid last week. "It is a tough game and Tottenham is a direct rival for the title". "Tottenham are a real rival". His maturity both on and off the pitch is something to admire and during last night's League Cup Round of 16 tie against Swansea at the Liberty Stadium, Rashford's leadership qualities shone through. Read More »

Mesut Ozil being targeted by Manchester United

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Before you scoff and suggest Manchester Evening News are chatting rubbish, Ozil's previous comments suggest it might actually be true. The other two sides being mooted are with a return to Santiago Bernabeu in Madrid or to Catalan rivals FC Barcelona . Read More »

HSBC Champions preview: Dustin Johnson, Hideki Matsuyama headline star-studded field

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Another week, another 78-player event in Asia. You've got to do everything well. Hasn't teed it up since Presidents Cup. He's also got a great record here - A T5 in 2015 and a victory in 2013. Koepka played here past year and finished T40. Chances are he'll be in the mix once more this week, as he has had two top 10s at this event among his five top 25 finishes. Read More »

UFC's Michael Bisping Sued Over Alleged Gym Attack

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Against Bisping at UFC 217, St-Pierre promises this streak will come to an end and he will stamp out Bisping definitively. Ultimate Fighting Championship Middleweight Champion Michael Bisping is facing a lawsuit for allegedly attacking a man at a gym over the summer. Read More »

Kroenke wants to 'keep top players' like Ozil, Alexis at Arsenal

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There's so many easier ways to make money, I can assure you. "Chairman Bill Kenwright, the Board of Directors and Major Shareholder Farhad Moshiri would all like to express their gratitude to Ronald for the service he has given to the Club over the past 16 months and for guiding the Club to seventh place in last season's Premier League campaign", it added. Read More »

Shekau's wife killed in air strike, says NAF

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When contacted, the spokesman of 3 Division Military Base in Damaturu, Colonel Kayode Ogunsanya, said there was an attack on the military but he could not give the level of casualty. It was learnt that the Boko Haram terrorists were reportedly bombed by fighter jets during a meeting on Monday. "It might be recalled that the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) had reported the successful aerial attack of a large number of BHTs at Durwawa on 19 October 2017". Read More »