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North Korea Officials Continue The Inspection Of The Olympics Venues

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A South Korean decision to allow North and South Korean athletes to march together under a unified Korea flag at the opening ceremony of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics may be costing President Moon Jae-in support. It also said the United States should stop such "anachronistic" policy towards North Korea . Mattis and Song reaffirmed the strength of their countries' alliance and America's pledge to defend South Korea and maintain peace and stability on the Korean Peninsula. Read More »

Davos meeting blighted by Trump's remarks against African nations

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Trump denies using that term. Trump described having "tremendous discussions" with Kagame, who is beginning a one-year term as head of the African Union, a 55-member continental body that criticized the USA president's remarks. Kagame, who has served as Rwanda's president since 2000, is the incoming chairman of the African Union, an organization which represents the continent's 55 member states. Read More »

Patriots Rumor: Rob Gronkowksi Reportedly Good To Go

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The Patriots had more trouble with the Jaguars , but they prevailed in a tight 24-20 come-from-behind win. The Patriots did not practice on Wednesday, but the team released a mandatory injury report that listed Gronkowski and Wise as projected non-participants due to concussions. Read More »

XFL Will Return In 2020 Without Gimmicks

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Another alternative would be to treat incomplete passes the same way the National Football League now treats plays that end up out of bounds, with the clock stopping until the ball is ready for play. "Heisman Trophy victor and former Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel (@Jmanziel2) tweeted: "#XFL2020 @VinceMcMahon". McMahon said all cities would be considered, by the capital city needs to avoid this at all cost. Read More »

Noah leaves Knicks, will miss 2 video games

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Noah was reportedly unhappy after being removed in the fourth quarter having played only four minutes and 20 seconds. When asked if Noah was OK, coach Jeff Hornacek said: "We're not going to comment on that stuff". The contract is about as close to untradeable as any contract in the league. Joakim Noah watches from the Knicks' bench against the Trail Blazers at Madison Square Garden on December 27, 2017. Read More »

Bills center Eric Wood suffers career-ending neck injury

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In a tweet Friday morning, Scout Fantasy said sources tell them the Buffalo Bills center suffered a neck injury . He saw his 2009 and 2016 seasons end prematurely due to broken legs but has been a reliable cog for the Bills, who signed him to a two-year extension through 2019 last August. Read More »

Federer left with 'bittersweet' feeling after Chung retirement

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Federer is bidding to retain his Australian Open crown and win the tournament for a record-equalling sixth time to go with his successes in 2004, 2006, 2007, 2010 and a year ago. A break followed at the start of the second, and Chung required treatment for blisters on his foot. "You're kidding me", an incredulous Federer said . Read More »

India, Pakistan border forces hold meet

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India on Friday strongly condemned the continued violation by Pakistan of the ceasefire along the worldwide border in Jammu and Kashmir and said the country is ready to fight its enemies. The 30-minute meeting was held at the request of the Pakistan Rangers. The meeting between the two boarder guarding forces of India and Pakistan comes close on the heels of intense firing and shelling by Pakistani troops in last few days. Read More »

Jemele Hill Reportedly Leaving SportsCenter Role

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Hill's last day on the show will reportedly be Friday, February 2, two days before the Super Bowl. Jemele Hill is exiting the 6 p.m. hour of SportsCenter , The Hollywood Reporter had learned. Whether that's the fault of Hill and Smith, the program's direction or anything else related to the change is hard to say, but the relaunch certainly didn't give the show a jolt, either. Read More »

Navient (NAVI) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at UBS Group

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According to the Analysts, the Low Earnings estimate for the current quarter is $0.37, while the High earnings estimate is $0.52.Comparatively, EPS for the same quarter past year was $0.45. During that time period, shares are up 9.02% which has provided some nice profits for investors who may be looking to take advantage of the recent gains. Read More »

Southampton Confirm Guido Carrillo Signing

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Long has been heavily involved for Southampton this season but has lacked ruthlessness in front of goal, as demonstrated by the fact that he has scored just once in 17 Premier League appearances. Mauricio Pellegrino has insisted that Southampton "are working really hard" to get a deal over the line for Monaco striker Guido Carrillo . "Therefore, I had no doubts when I took the decision". Read More »

Baker Mayfield doesn't want to be next Johnny Manziel

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The Heisman victor also addressed rumors about his love of the game. " Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield continues to show people that when it comes to timing, touch and anticipation, he has all the stuff". He was electric on the field in all his time at Oklahoma, racking up 4,627 yards, 43 touchdowns, six interceptions, 70.5 percent completions and a 92.6 total QBR - which was best in the country - in his senior season. Read More »

Jose Mourinho extends Man Utd contract till 2020

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Manchester United's new signing Alexis Sanchez is in the squad following his high-profile transfer from Arsenal . The Portuguese coach is thrilled to have brought Sanchez to Old Trafford, labelling him one of the best attackers in the world. Read More »

Floyd Mayweather Sr. pleads not guilty to punching woman

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Officers were summoned on September 17 to a local hospital where a woman was claiming she'd been injured by Mayweather Sr.as they'd left the bout between Saul "Canelo" Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin the night before, Metro Officer Adan Ocampo-Gomez said today. Read More »

Guerrero, Hoffman, Jones, Thome get call to baseball Hall

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As for his wait, Hoffman said: "You can't do anything to enhance your career after not getting that call". "I've said it publicly and often that Barry Bonds is the best baseball player that I've ever seen don a uniform", the Atlanta Braves star said. Read More »

Browns Will Hire Former Steelers Offensive Coordinator Todd Haley to Same Position

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Haley will take over the play-calling duties for the Browns, which coach Hue Jackson had done for each of the past two seasons. Thomas asserted that Jackson, upon being hired by a Cleveland experimental brain trust fronted by Sashi Brown and Paul DePodesta, had "no understanding that management was going to trade all their good players and current draft picks for future picks". Read More »

Figures behind Joao Mario's West Ham move revealed as player completes medical

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But he has struggled for first-team opportunities at Inter under Luciano Spalletti this season, and has been restricted to five starts in Serie A - although the 25-year-old has also managed to supply five assists in Italy's top flight. "I think there has been an offer but we wouldn't accept the current bid as it is", Moyes added. West Ham are interested in signing Fulham captain Tom Cairney, according to Sky sources. Read More »

Warriors rain down treys in rout of Wolves

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Kevin Durant led the way as reigning National Basketball Association champions the Golden State Warriors defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves 126-113. "We always talk about pushing the tempo and I feel like sometimes we can create some momentum, especially if a team scores on us and we get it out the net and push and try to find a basket, that deflates a team". Read More »

Alexa roots for Eagles in Super Bowl

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. Andy Reid prefers ball caps and baggy shorts to camel-hair overcoats and fedoras. Nevertheless, signs continue to point toward Gronkowski not just taking the field but being the same old Gronk when the Patriots take on the Eagles at U.S. Read More »

Arsenal Make Carabao Cup Final

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Despite opposition from some of the more vociferous members of the Arsenal supporter base, Wenger was handed a new two-year contract at the end of last season that will keep him in charge until the end of the 2018-19 season. "Moving Mohamed Elneny back [into defence] was a stroke of genius", Jenas said to the BBC . Both Arsenal goals received a helping hand from Chelsea defender Antonio Ruediger as the semifinal meeting of London rivals came to life after a sterile, scoreless ... Read More »

Larry Nassar fallout: Michigan State president's resignation comes with lifetime of perks

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Simon , who earned her doctorate at Michigan State in 1974, was promoted to school president in 2005. Victims and prosecutors embraced at the conclusion of the grueling 16-month case. Nassar's actions were "precise, calculated, manipulative, devious, despicable", she said. In those 60 days, she's to continue to function as the school's president and "provide reasonable assistance" in the transition to the next president. Read More »

Jose Mourinho shelves plans to make Man United defensive signing

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The expectation was that the left-back would be available for sale in the summer, only to have to go undergo a surgery, and Mourinho still wanted to bring in one of Juventus' Alex Sandro or Tottenham Hotspur's Danny Rose , even after the 22-year-old showed a renewed vigour on his return. Read More »

Penn State upsets No. 13 Ohio State at the buzzer

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While it is unclear whether Reaves will take the floor against Ohio State , the Nittany Lions will have a tough time against the 13th-ranked Buckeyes should he play or not, as OSU is now 12-1 in games played at Value City Arena in Columbus. Read More »

SK's Take on Vince McMahon making a 'major sports announcement'

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Per CBS Sports , the league is expected to begin play in 2020. ESPN reports that McMahon is the sole funder of the league, which is slated to start with eight teams playing a ten-week schedule. We'll see how serious McMahon was about allowing players in if they have a spotty past. It's quite interesting that despite the planned relaunch being outside of WWE's auspices, their production team has been working on video content related to the planned return of the football league. Read More »

Man Utd consider blockbuster swap deal with Madrid

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Kovacic has always been linked after slipping down the pecking order at Real Madrid and reports claim that Mourinho could try and push a deal through before the transfer window closes next week. "Could he perform better with us?" He added on that deal: "In the Premier League he has shown already the quality he has, we got one of the best attacking players in the world". Read More »

Australian Open 2018 - Hyeon Chung vs Roger Federer Preview

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Kerber will now take on number one seed Simona Halep for a place in the Australian Open final. The second seed marked his victory within 2 hours and 14 minutes of the game at the Rod Laver Arena. "I'm really surprised because I really don't know", Chung said. Federer , the 19-time Grand Slam champion and one of the greatest tennis players of all time , once held the world's top spot continuously for a record 237 weeks, becoming the highest-paid tennis player with earnings of about ... Read More »

Pochettino has no time for Wenger taunts

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But the Gunners have won the FA Cup three times in four seasons and Wenger claimed the media "celebrate teams who haven't been in a final for 25 years - and kill us". That's why football is so handsome and such an unbelievable sport. "That's why it's the most popular sport in the world, that's why it's such a special sport". Read More »

Newcastle sign Chelsea´s Kenedy on loan for the rest of…

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Meanwhile, Newcastle are also looking to sign a striker, with Everton outcast Sandro Ramírez claimed to be a loan target. Saivet is keen to leave the north east club so he can get regular first team football. Chelsea manager Antonio Conte blocked the proposed move after failing to sign a left-sided player. Kenedy joined Chelsea in 2015 from Fluminense and spent four months on loan at Watford last season. Read More »

Goalless draw suits Congo and Angola fine

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Congo finished the group as victor with seven points while Cameroon and Burkina Faso were knocked out of the tournament. Angola dominated possession against Congo (55% possession, 8 corners), but they could not translate this dominance into goals. Read More »

England women's coach Phil Neville apologises for controversial tweets

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When asked why he only referred to men in his post, Neville replied: "When I said morning men I thought the women would of been busy preparing breakfast/getting kids ready/making the beds-sorry morning women!" The former England Women's goalkeeper, Rachel Brown-Finnis, has spoken of her excitement at the appointment of Philip Neville as the new manager of the Lionesses. Read More »

Antonio Conte did not spare Ross Barkley's feelings after his Chelsea debut

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Nacho Monreal headed powerfully goalwards from a corner, which then took a double deflection off Marcos Alonso and then Rudiger, leaving Willy Caballero flat-footed in the Chelsea goal. "When there is an injury to one of your best players it is not simple, especially when on the bench the only substitute is Ross Barkley ", the Chelsea manager told reporters. Read More »