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by | March 12, 2018 | 11:18

The New York Giants have told veteran cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie that he's being released, ESPN's Adam Schefter reports. Rodgers-Cromartie's release comes on the heels of the Giants cutting punter Brad Wing on Saturday, which saved Big Blue $1.025 million in cap space.

by | March 11, 2018 | 03:04

Global Positioning System and other health practitioners will be licensed to prescribe the abortion pill. It will say there should be abortion without specific indication for up to 12 weeks - meaning abortion will be allowed for any reason within the first trimester.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:58

And while multiple reports have linked Sherman to the New England Patriots, there's a "real chance" the 29-year-old stays in the NFC West, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Saturday, citing sources. Sherman would be an ideal fit for Los Angeles' defense as he would be able to reunite with his former defensive coordinator, Gus Bradley, and provide yet another talented player in their secondary.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:53

The deadlock was broken on 34 minutes as Luka Modric played a sublime long pass to Ronaldo, who fired home at the near post from 12-yards out. However, Eibar managed to level matters five minutes into the second half when Iván Ramis powered a header into the bottom corner after meeting a cross from Leon.

by | March 10, 2018 | 02:05

This 25-game package of weekly broadcasts will be distributed exclusively on Facebook Watch in the United States via the MLB Live show Page - marking MLB's first digital-only national broadcasts. The deal was unanimously approved by all the clubs. MLB Network said it will introduce new "in-game production elements specially designed for intuitively watching, sharing and interacting on Facebook ".

by | March 10, 2018 | 02:06

Dhoni's demotion to second grade in the new BCCI players pay grade may be because the wicketkeeper-batsman plays only ODIs and T20Is. The salary announced for the players is over and above their match fee. Grade A +: Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma , Shikhar Dhawan , Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Jasprit Bumrah . And this is why he is not included in A+ players but in Grade A .

by | March 10, 2018 | 02:06

West Ham enter this game with a poor record and many angry fans. Host Ned Keating is joined by Archant reporters Dave Evans, George Sessions and Jacob Ranson to look back at another week in east London football. I am predicting that Burnley wins this game. BRIAN DEAR admitted his concerns ahead of West Ham United's vital Premier League clash with Burnley at the London Stadium on Saturday.

by | March 10, 2018 | 02:05

India chose to send in Rishabh Pant ahead of Suresh Raina to join Shikhar Dhawan at the crease. There was an air of inevitability to the proceedings at the R Premadasa Stadium here yesterday when a flat Bangladesh team were comfortably beaten by India in a one-sided encounter.

by | March 10, 2018 | 02:03

Michigan State fell to fourth, followed by Duke , Gonzaga and Michigan - which jumped eight spots to No. 7 after beating the Spartans and Purdue to win a second straight Big Ten Tournament title. The conference's No. 1 seed, Arizona , is in the mix, as are No. 2 seed USC, No. 4 seed UCLA and ... "If Michigan gets seeded behind both Purdue and Michigan State , [they probably won't be close to home]", Palm said.

by | March 09, 2018 | 10:23

Alabama kept its NCAA Tournament hopes alive with a thrilling last-second win over Texas A&M on Thursday. A loss would have certainly burst the Tide's NCAA tournament bubble. The Alabama Crimson Tide are averaging 72.4 points on 45.9 percent shooting and allowing 69.7 points on 41.1 percent shooting. However, Starks would answer Sexton yet again.

by | March 09, 2018 | 09:41

Warner has been issued with a level-two charge by the International Cricket Council for conduct that brings the game into disrepute, meaning he could be banned for a test if handed the most severe punishment, while de Kock has been slapped with a level-one infraction.

by | March 08, 2018 | 02:17

That disgraceful, childish second goal changed everything. The Red Devils hoisted themselves above Liverpool FC into second place in the Premier League table ahead of their meeting at Old Trafford on Saturday afternoon. The defeat left Palace in the relegation zone and Roy Hodgson feeling they had been just as hard done by as they were in last month's 1-0 defeat by Tottenham.

by | March 08, 2018 | 02:14

The Seahawks did everything short of giving him away (a swap of Day 3 draft picks, plus wide receiver Marcus Johnson ), and the Eagles were glad to take him off their hands. Bennett is a good player, but he's also been one of the most overrated defensive players in the league over the last few years. How much of reports of the Seahawks wanting theirs to be "quiet ...

by | March 08, 2018 | 02:16

The allegation, detailed in police reports quoted in Oregon's Willamette Week newspaper yesterday, involved Cuban reaching down the backside of a woman's trousers and penetrating her vagina during a photo snapshot at a crowded Portland nightclub.

by | March 08, 2018 | 02:15

He said on NBC there was "no question" Trump knew about the agreement, though he did not offer any proof. Clifford alleges that she began an "intimate relationship" with Trump in 2006 and that it continued "well into the year 2007", according to the lawsuit.

by | March 07, 2018 | 00:31

Sri Lanka imposed a curfew in a central town popular with tourists after days of unrest between religious communities with a Buddhist man killed and Muslim businesses set ablaze, Al Jazeera reported on Tuesday. The Emergency was declared after communal clashes erupted in Kandy district. Police have already arrested four Muslim men over an alleged attack on the deceased Sinhalese youth.

by | March 07, 2018 | 00:27

Cochran, now 80-years-old, has been suffering from health problems in recent months, causing him to miss several weeks in the Senate last fall while recuperating from a urinary tract infection. The special election will be same day as the regular election for the seat Wicker now holds. Last time McDaniels ran, the race became so combative it resulted in one Tea Party leader's suicide .

by | March 07, 2018 | 00:25

Former Crystal Palace, Newcastle and West Ham boss Pardew has won just one of his 14 league matches in charge since replacing Tony Pulis at The Hawthorns in November. "But when the ball does not go in the back of the net it is a bit frustrating and we keep seeing that in an area we have struggled with all year". The league table looks daunting.

by | March 07, 2018 | 00:22

Wilder's win over Ortiz (28-1, 24 KOs, 2 NC) was by far the most noteworthy victory of the Tuscaloosa, Alabama, native's nine-year pro career. Wilder chose to "bless" Ortiz with another shot four months later. Every time he hit me it was putting me off balance. "He's just got to be smart and stick with the game plan". "And I was able to do that". A true champion always finds a way.

by | March 06, 2018 | 03:17

Their defense has remained the same which was expected with Tony Bennett still in there as head coach who is expected to be on a lot of Coach of the Year awards lists. NEW YORK - Carsen Edwards scored 27 points and Purdue pulled away to reach the Big Ten Tournament championship game for the second time in three seasons.

by | March 06, 2018 | 03:18

Oldman was a clear favorite in the category, sweeping the precursor awards to the Oscars and winning the Golden Globes best actor in a drama trophy. The police investigated Fiorentino's claims and charges were never filed, with Oldman describing her account as "replete with lies, innuendos and half-truths".

by | March 05, 2018 | 01:46

Making two substitutions during the interval, Carvalhal triggered a more decisive style of play from his team in the second. On the week that the Swans reached the quarter-final stage of the FA Cup for the first time in 54 years, they remain facing the grim possibility of Championship football next term.

by | March 05, 2018 | 01:45

Barcelona was 11 points ahead of Atletico a few weeks ago, but Simeone's team has been thriving. The France forward is peaking at the best possible moment, just before the decisive match against Spanish league leader Barcelona . And now, in homage to the legendary Australian hard rock band, we've been given the most tenuous nickname of them all for Atletico Madrid's frontline: AG/DC.

by | March 05, 2018 | 01:39

Adding Johnson makes that tandem possibly one of the best in the division. We could see almost four quarterbacks drafted in the top 10 this year, but to whom? The 2018 NFL Scouting Combine is well underway, and the Denver Broncos are prepping for a very exciting offseason.

by | March 04, 2018 | 05:05

Coach Mike Zimmer expressed caution about the strategy of spending their way out of the uncertainty. Zimmer said his wish for Keenum is that he goes on to have an outstanding career, adding, "hopefully it's with me, but if not I wish him the best of luck".

by | March 04, 2018 | 04:57

Lamar Jackson is one of the most talked about players in the 2018 NFL Draft and has massive potential. "I feel the film speaks for itself with [running], showing off my speed and showing I can make people miss", Jackson said". He was an electrifying dual-threat quarterback, throwing for 7,203 yards and rushing for 3,172 yards over his final two seasons. "I am not going to be a wide receiver - at all", Jackson said.

by | March 03, 2018 | 00:45

It was a rare road win for the Sixers , who notched just their second win in their last 8 away games. "We're proud of the win", head coach Brett Brown said . "My brother lives in the Philadelphia area and he told me that LeBron, last week through a superintendent, was in the area checking out some private schools during the All-Star break".

by | March 02, 2018 | 08:08

He will be without the injured Toby Alderweireld, whilst Jan Vertonghen is a doubt. Teams from the lower-tier Football League would not get a break as they play 46 games every campaign, leaving no room for a hiatus. We're helping him try to improve and I think he's going to improve and it's only about now this process. But if it's not possible then of course we are going to decide if we can play away from home.

by | March 02, 2018 | 06:44

This should not come to the detriment of his squad harmony, which he believes has led to "better times", but instead to create a siege mentality, as "angry with the rest of the world". If only we could have been a little more clinical when we went forward - we got in some really good positions. "I think he's definitely underrated in terms of the recognition that he gets because he links the whole team together, especially the front three".

by | March 01, 2018 | 15:03

Unai Emery's side trail 3-1 from the last-16 first leg in Spain and may have to try and overturn the deficit without their most expensive asset. And his club released a statement on Monday night confirming he had suffered a " fissure of the fifth metatarsal " and a "sprain of the right ankle".

by | February 26, 2018 | 10:00

Perhaps most importantly for Boston , the 6-foot-4, 211-pound winger adds much-needed size up front and makes its second line even more formidable. An aging core and injuries have put the Rangers in sell mode this month, with NY sitting eight points out of a playoff spot with a record of 27-30-5.

by | February 25, 2018 | 00:49

Sometimes you need to give credit to the South African batsmen. "If you see the Indian batting order, the No. 1, 2, 3 - they all are batting really well", he said. Let the series at stake, the confidence in his voice and his strokes not take away the fact that he's on a mission. Raina said, "It is important to win a trophy first and important to go out there as a team mindset".

by | February 25, 2018 | 00:45

Adding insult to injury, the 49ers (who are incredibly thin at corner) were also reportedly interested in trading for Peters' services before the deal with the Rams was announced. The NFL league year doesn't start until March 14, so the deal will not be official until then, but for all intents is purposes, it's done. The Chiefs also signed former Oakland Raiders cornerback David Amerson .

by | February 25, 2018 | 00:39

Butler will undergo an MRI on Saturday (Sunday AEDT) when the Timberwolves return to Minnesota ahead of their home fixture against the Chicago Bulls . Zach LaVine had a big game as he scored 23 points. LeBron James posted his 11th triple-double of the season by providing 18 points, 14 boards and 11 assists to the Cavaliers' 112-89 drubbing of the Grizzlies.

by | February 25, 2018 | 00:30

Last weekend's match-winning FA Cup double at Huddersfield was impressive, yet his inability to score in any of his six Premier League matches against current top-six sides this season fuels long-standing questions about the striker. Despite his somewhat fractious relationship with current Chelsea coaching staff and fans, Mourinho remains on good terms with the club's board.

by | February 24, 2018 | 11:56

Woods is playing back-to-back events on the PGA Tour for the first time since August 2015 as he continues his latest comeback from injury. Reigning US Masters victor Sergio Garcia dropped two shots during his 72 and is joined at two over by four-time major victor Rory McIlroy .

by | February 24, 2018 | 11:53

This happened around 11 p.m.at night, after Bouchard won a mixed doubles match with partner Nick Kyrgios, and told a trainer she would return to take an ice bath after doing post-match media appearances and cooldown stretching. The damages phase of the trial was set to begin yesterday. Her lawsuit asked for unspecified damages - and earlier Friday lawyers for Bouchard and the USTA had argued back-and-forth in front of the judge and jury about the amount of damages.

by | February 24, 2018 | 11:47

Playing in 36 games this year, the rookie has averaged 10.2 points, 7.1 rebounds and 7.1 assists per game. Still, Ball's return is welcome news for the Lakers in their first game following the All-Star break. "They are an affront to all those who play by the rules". Numerous young Lakers had never experienced a trade deadline deal that cost them not only two of the key components to the marginal success they have had this season, but also two well-liked personalities in the ...

by | February 23, 2018 | 10:12

Shiffrin's silver adds another medal to her burgeoning collection. Day believed that the way the slalom course was set - not as long or turny or technical as Shiffrin would prefer, more in a direct line - worked against his athlete. "Today I won a bronze medal that felt like gold", she said. They had a brief exchange. "To be able to race for him in these Olympics was very special for me".

by | February 22, 2018 | 01:30

The approved pace-of-play rule changes did not come with a ringing endorsement from MLB Players Association executive director Tony Clark . A view of a Major League Baseball on deck circle at Comerica Park. "I like the fact that every time we've engaged on something new, there's been conversation, in-depth conversation, with everyone involved", Hurdle said.