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Majority of voters say Trump respects whites more than people of color


The survey also found "wide gender, racial and political gaps" regarding feelings about Trump's mental stability, with 47 percent of respondents considering him not stable and 45 percent saying he is. The November 22 national poll found no politics with my turkey, please, USA voters say; most dislike player protests, but many will watch. And positive ratings for Trump's handling of the economy have tended to run higher than his overall job ratings. Read More »

Here's Pityana's Must Read Letter To ANC President Ramaphosa


Now eyes are on 65-year-old Ramaphosa, one of South Africa's richest men and the country's deputy president , in the hope he will make good on his promises to clean up the ANC and South Africa . The anti-apartheid hero could help to root out the corruption in the administration. He also knows that he, a member of the minority Venda ethnic group from northern South Africa , needs to continue to accommodate Mr. Read More »

Kyrgios deals with distractions to toss Troicki


The explosive Australian 17th seed was largely in control, winning 7-5, 6-4, 7-6 (7/2), but had to cope with a loud chanting fan and a helicopter hovering persistently over Hisense Arena. In among all the commotion Kyrgios was in a different class to the 65th-ranked Troicki, who has reached the round of 16 five times at Grand Slams. "I remember the first time I played a match there, it was my junior final and I played well so I think I'll be fine on it". Read More »

Eddie Jones signs new England contract


The new coach would then lead England into the 2023 Rugby World Cup. Former Wallabies mentor Eddie Jones has extended his contract as England's rugby head coach. "[I've] always been committed to England since I started", Jones said. RFU officials have learned from the bitter disappointment of the last World Cup to ensure they are not saddled with any costly severance packages arising from sacking a coaching team. Read More »

Messi now LaLiga´s leading scorer against Madrid


The win took leaders Barcelona to 45 points, ahead of fourth-placed Madrid who are on 31 points. Real Madrid's Mateo Kovacic, center left, fights for the ball with Barcelona's Luis SuarezReal Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo walks past as Barcelona players celebrate scoring their third goal. Read More »

Chelsea v Norwich confirmed line-ups: Conte names much-changed side

Antonio Conte has made several changes to his starting eleven with Willy Caballero coming in between the sticks while David Luiz and Ethan Ampadu join Cesar Azpilicueta in defence. "A young player has to deserve this chance, not only because he is a young player or not only because he is a player from our Academy". Nelson Oliveira missed the first kick for the courageous Norwich side, who could only watch on as Eden Hazard coolly converted his penalty to send Chelsea through. Read More »

Joseph Parker admits he felt uncomfortable in the build up to AJ


Parker insisted he and his team are standing by their previous opinions about Joshua and remains confident he can expose vulnerabilities in the home favourite. British heavyweight David Price has claimed that he has nothing to lose by agreeing to fight former world champion Alexander Povetkin . Parker's promoter David Higgins has predicted that his fighter will ruin the ideal record of the home favourite. Read More »

Walcott leaves Arsenal to join Everton


Walcott was seen entering Everton's training ground, Finch Farm, on Tuesday afternoon, and is now undergoing a medical ahead his transfer. Have your say in the comment section below. "I was very proud of what I did last season - scoring 19 goals ", said Walcott. As a result, a move for Walcott is necessary in January, especially if he is to ignite any slender hopes of forcing his way into contention for England's squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Read More »

Tom Brady injures throwing hand ahead of AFC Championship

Patriots QB Tom Brady was limited during practice today with a right-hand injury. The good news came later when the X-rays showed no structural damage. The Patriots face the Jacksonville Jaguars Sunday at 3 p.m. for the AFC Championship and a trip to Super Bowl LII on the line. That record is even more impressive with knowledge that New England started the season 2-2, with losses to the Kansas City Chiefs and Carolina Panthers. Read More »

Starc out, Bird in for Boxing Day Test


Cummins reported Starc - who is the leading wicket-taker in the series - has been on crutches to protect his injured heel. The Surrey pacer will become the first Englishman to debut in a Boxing Day Test since Warren Hegg in 1998. Australia will be without pace spearhead Mitchell Starc , who is out with a bruised heel. "There's always a risk". Most recently in Perth, the tourists were 368 for four as Malan and his fellow first-innings centurion Jonny Bairstow piled up a record ... Read More »

Russian doping: IOC bans 11 Winter Olympic athletes


The IOC left the door open for clean Russian athletes to compete as neutrals, however. Russian Federation has been banned from taking part at next year's Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea due to this widespread doping. Voevoda had already been stripped of his gold medals in the two-man and four-man bobsleigh after team-mate Alexander Zubkov was sanctioned over doping last month. Read More »

Forgotten Liverpool midfielder headed for Cardiff loan


It's been confirmed that he will wear the number 24 shirt for the Bluebirds in the loan deal and the Reds hope that player can come back stronger ahead of next season. And it is understood that Cardiff manager Neil Warnock has already talked to Grujic about where he sees him in the team. And Warnock will be looking to bring in more faces during the window as his side look to secure promotion to the Premier League . Read More »

Fiery Morkel leaves Zimbabwe on the ropes


This being a four-day Test - the first since February 1973 - Zimbabwe will need to get to 160, rather than 110, to avoid the follow-on. With de Villiers' return, a selection conundrum, became apparent, especially as de Villiers' most recent replacement, Temba Bavuma , has not only shown great promise but is also the only black African batsman in the squad. Read More »

Kawhi Leonard out indefinitely as he rehabs injured quad

Since then, Leonard has been held of out nine more games for what the Spurs listed as return from injury management. Still, Buford said, allowing Leonard to sit out for a while "is the best approach for the next steps in his return to play". Read More »

Florida's Stricklin joins College Football Playoff committee


All new members agree to three-year terms on the committee. She also worked for the Los Angeles Daily News. It was not immediately clear who the six new appointees would replace on the committee. He now is a businessman in the San Francisco Bay area. Stricklin has spent the majority of his career in the SEC as the AD at UF and Mississippi State, his alma mater. Read More »

Most foreign terrorists in USA born overseas: gov't report


Attorney General Jeff Sessions said in a statement that the report provides "sobering" evidence that "our immigration system has undermined our national security and safety". In addition, Immigration and Customs Enforcement have removed more than 1,700 aliens out of concern for national security since 9/11. In releasing the report, administration officials said the figures underscore a need for tougher immigration standards to keep terrorists out of the United States. Read More »

Auburn bringing back JB Grimes to coach offensive line


Auburn's offense led the nation in rushing in 2013 averaging 328.3 yards per game. Grimes coached the unit at Auburn before Hand took over in 2016. Perhaps most importantly for Auburn fans, the Tigers never ranked outside the top 4 in sacks allowed during those seasons, either. Read More »

Fans engage in the Eagles vs Vikings debate


Bank Stadium in Minneapolis in February. Joe Berger , another converted tackle, will play right guard and Rashod Hill will protect the right edge. Brandon Graham tops the Birds with 9 1/2 sacks ... The Eagles are so about these dog masks that they are going to allow fans to wear them at Lincoln Financial Field for the NFC Championship Game, given that the masks are taken off through security. Read More »

West Indies sparks spirit of cricket debate


Saying that a batsman should not be blamed or penalised for picking up the ball and throwing it back to the fielder, he said, "I don't like the way the obstruction law is written". Waking up in South Africa , current Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis was appalled at the decision and said he'd done the same thing a "100" times. Read More »

Doubts over McGregor as UFC announces title fight


Following this past weekend's UFC in St. Louis, White talked about champion Conor McGregor's absence from the sport. Nurmagomedov has made no secret of his desire for a bout with Ferguson, the lightweight division's interim ruler. When Conor was getting ready for this Mayweather fight, I'm already making plans for Conor to never come back. Reports claimed that "El Cucuy" and Nurmagomedov would fight for the undisputed title in the spring and that McGregor would receive the first shot at ... Read More »

Dakar 2018 Stage 10: Mena breaks into top 15


Stage 10 of the Dakar Rally was the first full stage in Argentina. This puts him 40th overall at the end of the 10th stage. "Tom Fiambalá which will also be very hard!" Meanwhile Santosh said, "I began the Stage well and was enjoying it, but 20 kms before the neutralization point, in the fast-piste section, I took a big jump, landed on some rocks and had a big crash". Read More »

Chrissy Teigen offers $100K in support of McKayla Maroney


She said that the abuse occurred from when she was just thirteen years old, to when she retired from gymnastics in 2016. In Kyle's statement, she said "Little girls don't stay little forever". Antolin asked that Nassar receive the maximum sentence, which will be determined on Friday. She said while there is no amount of time Nassar can be given to fix the damage he's done to her, Stephens urged the judge to give him a minimum of 40 years instead of the 25 years allowed under the plea ... Read More »

African nation summons United States envoy over Trump's rhetoric


The US president was referring to Haiti, El Salvador and the continent of Afria as he was being prepped on immigration policy by Senate Minority Whip Dick Durbin . Lindsey Graham , who was in the meeting, told him what's been reported is "basically accurate". President Donald Trump says a program to protect immigrants brought into the USA illegally as children is " probably dead ". Read More »

What Gary Neville said about Emre Can after Liverpool vs Manchester City


This was a day of disappointment for City , but they played their part in a magnificent spectacle - and the table shows they remain the country's outstanding side by some distance. Guardiola's men have shown themselves to be one of the most potent attacking forces in Premier League history, and just because they lost a game (for the first time this season, in January!), they're not about to suffer a meltdown. Read More »

Notre Dame dismisses four from football team


Sophomore wide receiver Kevin Stepherson carries the ball against Stanford on November 25. Stepherson had the most productive career of the four. The dismissals will hurt Notre Dame's depth this coming season, especially after star receiver Equanimeous St. Read More »

18.3% teens in Mysuru rural areas have not enrolled in schools


While there is hardly any difference between boys and girls in enrollment in schools and colleges when they are 14, the gap steadily widens as they become older . While 49% boys have never used the Internet, close to 76 % girls have never done so. While 46 per cent of the former can perform arithmetic division, only 29 per cent of the latter can do the same. Read More »

Manchester United set to hand Jose Mourinho contract extension


Henrikh Mkhitaryan's agent Mino Raiola has told the Times that Manchester United won't sign Alexis Sanchez unless his Armenian client heads to Arsenal . Manchester City pulled out of the race to sign the 29-year-old earlier this week after becoming unhappy with the heightened demands from his representatives. Read More »

Ben Stokes charged over Bristol nightclub brawl


On Monday, the Crown Prosecution Service announced that Stokes would be charged with affray , and the England and Wales Cricket Board's 13 board members convened, with chairman Colin Graves present via conference call from New Zealand . Read More »

Nadal takes centre stage ahead of Kyrgios clash


Former No. 1-ranked Karolina Pliskova has advanced to the second round at the Australian Open , beating Veronica Cepede Royg 6-3, 6-4 at Rod Laver Arena . But the Spaniard, who was beaten by Roger Federer in last year's final, got off to a ideal start and raced to victory over the 37-year-old. "She's had a great year and is on her way to the top 50 and made her first final, so I knew it would be tough", 27-year-old Wozniacki said. Read More »

Sen. Graham: 'My Memory Hasn't Evolved' on Trump's Comments

A member of Trump's camp said the president spent Thursday evening contacting friends and advisers to see how they felt about his remarks. Democrats, and some allied Republicans, countered that they'll try to work around the president, hoping to build support for the amnesty plan they tried to sell to the White House last week - but which Mr. Read More »

I can win during Masters preparation, promises fit-again Rory McIlroy


They all get on really, really well. The Swede's Open Championship victory at Royal Troon made him the first Scandinavian male to win a major, and seemed to suggest a banner 2017. "You lose a lot more times than you win, and it's always going to be like that". "It was a ideal number, a straight downwind 177". One sound piece of advice he might take on board came from 2016 Open Champion and fellow nice guy, Henrik Stenson. Read More »

Girther Movement: James Gunn Offers $100K If Trump Steps On 'Accurate Scale'


Dr. Ronny Jackson's results was James Gunn - director of the two " Guardians of the Galaxy " films - who offered $100,000 if Trump agreed to step on an "accurate scale". What's more , there's also word on a potential fourth Thor movie. Still, that does not mean reboots are not possible, as the title can still continue, albeit with a different lineup of characters and with a different director. Read More »