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Sports North and South Korea in historic meeting at Winter Olympics
Author: 0 North and South Korea in historic meeting at Winter Olympics

Flag bearer Erin Hamlin leads the team in the Parade of Nations during the Opening Ceremony of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on February 9, 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea . Underlining Moon's efforts to re-engage with the North, the opening ceremony followed the story line of children wandering through a mythical landscape and discovering a world where people live in peace and harmony.

Sports George Hill not expected to make Cavaliers debut on Friday
Author: 0 George Hill not expected to make Cavaliers debut on Friday

The trade is not complete until he passes his physical. ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported the Cavs aquired Jordan Clarkson and Larry Nance from the Lakers . Hood is 6-foot-7 and possesses the ability to score from all three levels and be an average to above average defender, which makes him the exact type of player that every team could use.

Sports Josh McDaniels announced as new Colts coach ... and then stays with Patriots
Author: 0 Josh McDaniels announced as new Colts coach ... and then stays with Patriots

At 41, he's considered one of the NFL's brightest young minds. He might replace Bill Belichick whenever he retires. Here are five candidates to follow through and take the job as Colts coach. Is that Belichick's fault? "People are going to go, 'Wait a second, are you going to commit to this or not commit to this?'" "And I promise you, with 100 percent conviction, this is against what Bob LaMonte wanted him to do".

Sports Tampa Bay Rays expected to announce support for Ybor City stadium
Author: 0 Tampa Bay Rays expected to announce support for Ybor City stadium

In the press conference, Hillsborough County Commissioner Ken Hagan (the county which encompasses Tampa) said that ticket sales are dropping off in St. Spectrum Bay News 9 reached out to the Rays for comment but a spokeswoman didn't provide one. Kriseman said he continues to believe the Tropical Field site is best for the future home of the Rays, but said as a city, St.

Sports Former Manchester United midfielder Liam Miller dies aged 36
Author: 0 Former Manchester United midfielder Liam Miller dies aged 36

Miller spent two years at Old Trafford with six months on loan at Leeds before a three-year spell at Sunderland. Miller made a name for himself in Australia, playing for A-League sides Perth Glory, Brisbane Roar, Melbourne City, while also spending time earlier in his career with Manchester United .

Sports These Text Messages Tricked Reporter Into False Tom Brady Contract Story
Author: 0 These Text Messages Tricked Reporter Into False Tom Brady Contract Story

A bad week was made temporarily worse for Patriots fan when they awoke Friday morning to a report that Tom Brady would be skipping offseason organized team activities. "Here's the amusing part". Borges' column was printed in Friday's Herald . But then I was just like, whatever, screw it, I'll just call him and he's gonna know it's not Don Yee .

Sports Bryan Colangelo updates Markelle Fultz' recovery
Author: 0 Bryan Colangelo updates Markelle Fultz' recovery

Sixers general manager Bryan Colangelo spoke to the media for the first time since December and spoke about the situation with rookie guard Markelle Fultz on February 9, 2018. Even more bizarrely, Colangelo flat-out admitted the team did not know when Fultz would play again. In the time since, Fultz has been shut down with an unspecified shoulder injury that had seemingly been affecting his shot.

Sports Windsor's unemployment rate sees significant drop
Author: 0 Windsor's unemployment rate sees significant drop

Most of the other provinces also shouldered part-time losses, with Quebec shedding 31,000 positions. The loss reflects a record loss of 137,000 part-time jobs and a gain of 49,000 full-time jobs. However, those participating in the labour force survey dropped by 5,800, which assisted in the rate fluctuation. The higher minimum rate could have underpinned Canada's stronger wage growth.

Sports Kuldeep, Chahal could be 'a massive X-factor'
Author: 0 Kuldeep, Chahal could be 'a massive X-factor'

And the captain is amazed and thankful that they are both winning him matches, so much that he won't deny they could soon push for places in the Test side, whose incumbents not long ago were the two top-ranked bowlers in the world."Those are things that are quite a bit away from now", Kohli said when asked of the Test chances of Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal , especially away from home.

Sports Lions GM Bob Quinn lands 5-year contract extension
Author: 0 Lions GM Bob Quinn lands 5-year contract extension

Under his leadership, the Lions have posted back-to-back 9-7 seasons with a playoff berth in 2016. Detroit hired Quinn prior to the 2016 season after he spent 15 years with the New England Patriots . "My goals and vision remain unchanged and I will continue to work diligently at improving this team and every facet of the football operation". Matt Patricia's unlikely path to becoming an NFL coach began with his buddies, setting up miniature players on a vibrating, metal field for ...

Sports South Africa vs India: Major takeaways from the ODI series so far
Author: 0 South Africa vs India: Major takeaways from the ODI series so far

After going down badly in the first 3 games, an injury stricken South Africa will hope that a change of jersey colour will help reinvigorate them for the remainder of the series. The result resigned the hosts to an insurmountable three-nil deficit in the six-match series. India have a 3-0 lead in the 6-match ODI series. "We haven't picked the wrong 'uns and when you are not picking their wrong un's, you are not necessarily going to comfortable at the crease so you are always going to ...

Sports Zidane wants major Man Utd, Chelsea target at Real Madrid 'for life'
Author: 0 Zidane wants major Man Utd, Chelsea target at Real Madrid 'for life'

Things haven't gone as well for Isco this season. This season the former Malaga man has only scored five La Liga goals and put on five assists as the champions have struggled, sitting 19 points off Barcelona at the top. A secondary German side without the likes of regular starters like Thomas Muller, Mesut Ozil and Toni Kroos won the FIFA Confederations Cup under Low.

Sports Virender Sehwag hits 31ball 62 in the maiden Ice Cricket
Author: 0 Virender Sehwag hits 31ball 62 in the maiden Ice Cricket

The game is played in tradional cricket gear, with a pink ball and the players wear sports shoes, instead of spikes. Virender Sehwag led an XI boasting the likes of Australia's Mike Hussey and Andrew Symonds, Sri Lankan stars Mahela Jayawardene, Lasith Malinga and Tillakaratne Dilshan and Indian pacer Zaheer Khan.

Sports Real Madrid rejected the chance to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
Author: 0 Real Madrid rejected the chance to sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Arsenal has reinforced their assaulting line-up by marking striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund on a long haul contract for a club-record expense, the Premier League club said on Wednesday. If Arsenal don't address their defensive issues, no amount of world-class talent will prevent them from missing the Champions League for a second season in a row.

Sports These Hot Olympic Athletes Will Be Heating Up the Games in Pyeongchang
Author: 0 These Hot Olympic Athletes Will Be Heating Up the Games in Pyeongchang

Representing the NK President Kim Jong Un will be his sister, Kim Yo-jong, marking the Kim family's first official summit meeting since 2007. South Korean media have been speculating about whether Mr Kim will send a personal message to Mr Moon through his sister and, if so, whether it would include a proposal for a summit between the two leaders.

Sports Eden Hazard edges Kevin De Bruyne
Author: 0 Eden Hazard edges Kevin De Bruyne

The Belgian returned to Chelsea FC in 2014 and the Blues goalkeeper has helped the west London side to win two Premier League titles and the League Cup. He of course said: " My personal situation is related to the city of Madrid, it's known ". "That's why we love football". "He's a fantastic player and he will score a lot of goals for us, I'm sure".

Sports Shirtless Tongan makes Olympic return
Author: 0 Shirtless Tongan makes Olympic return

Amazingly, Taufatofua changed his sporting focus from taekowondo to cross-country skiing and managed to qualify for the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang . After Rio, he rejected various offers of modelling gigs and film roles, choosing instead to ponder his next big challenge. With no snow in Tonga or near his Brisbane base in Australia, Taufatofua's training regimen began with running on sand dunes with wooden planks strapped to his feet.

Sports Olympic spirit dying, athletes looking to IOC: Uhlaender
Author: 0 Olympic spirit dying, athletes looking to IOC: Uhlaender

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) said on Friday it has dismissed 47 appeals from Russian athletes and coaches to participate in the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, which open later in the day. "We can't comment on what just happened at the panel". The petition follows the IOC's refusal of a request Monday for 15 Russian athletes and coaches "cleared of doping" to attend the Pyeongchang Games.

Sports Mahrez ends standoff with return to training
Author: 0 Mahrez ends standoff with return to training

West Ham have been tracking Roberts long term, having missed out on signing him from Fulham back in 2015. "He needs to come back and to play, to touch the ball". Puel said: "I can understand all this speculation about the situation but I cannot comment on this, it is not right". Since Mahrez last played, Leicester have beaten Peterborough in the FA Cup but followed that win with a defeat at Everton and a home draw with Swansea in the Premier League.

Sports Xavi reveals which players will replace Messi and Ronaldo as worlds best
Author: 0 Xavi reveals which players will replace Messi and Ronaldo as worlds best

Madrid is now fourth in La Liga , 19 points behind Barcelona , but the 41-year-old feels the club could perhaps win a third straight Champions League despite their struggles this campaign. They have much more experience than Paris Saint-Germain. "I am always going to say that the league is not over". Brazil legend and former Real Madrid star Ronaldo says the club should pull out all the stops to sign compatriot Neymar this summer.

Sports Former Cowboys QB Tony Romo to participate in PGA Tour event
Author: 0 Former Cowboys QB Tony Romo to participate in PGA Tour event

Even in his first season as CBS' lead National Football League analyst, golf remains one of Romo's passions. There have been rumors circulating for weeks that Tony Romo would be competing in a PGA TOUR event and now, the rumors have been confirmed by both Romo and the PGA.

Sports Zaha out for a month
Author: 0 Zaha out for a month

And Big Sam also criticised Hodgson's performance at the Euro 2016 finals in recordings that led to Allardyce being forced to quit the national team after just one game in charge. The good news for us is that he is a very quick healer, he and the medical staff will work very hard to get him back on the field as soon as possible and we know he will definitely not play against Everton , that's for sure, and it might even take a week or two more than that.

Sports Philadelphia shuts down for massive Eagles Super Bowl parade
Author: 0 Philadelphia shuts down for massive Eagles Super Bowl parade

Kelce said the team wasn't anxious about what one particular person could or couldn't do, but focused on the Eagles' collective effort. According to Tuesday's press conference, the 5-mile parade will kick off at 10:45 am outside of Lincoln Financial Field in South Philadelphia and will conclude with a ceremony at 1 pm at the Philadelphia Art Museum.

Sports Bangladesh's ex-PM jailed for graft; plans to appeal
Author: 0 Bangladesh's ex-PM jailed for graft; plans to appeal

Begum Zia, leader of the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP), is expected to appeal against the verdict, but it may affect her ability to stand in a general election slated for December. Ahead of the hearing in Dhaka police fired tear gas at thousands of opposition activists who defied heavy security to escort the auto taking the former premier to the magistrates court.

Sports Timberwolves will try to sign Derrick Rose after buyout
Author: 0 Timberwolves will try to sign Derrick Rose after buyout

After recently traded point guard Derrick Rose is released by the Utah Jazz and clears waivers, the Minnesota Timberwolves hope to sign him, Marc Stein of The New York Times reports . Rodney Hood and Joe Johnson had played their last games in a Jazz uniform. He's a better player than he's looked with Cleveland and will likely benefit from Utah's structured system on offense and defense.

Sports Cavs send Thomas, Frye to LA in trade with Lakers
Author: 0 Cavs send Thomas, Frye to LA in trade with Lakers

Clarkson and Nance will give Cleveland some much-needed youth and athleticism, but mostly, this trade was about one thing - getting Isaiah Thomas out. "I'm exhausted of being traded". After James hit a buzzer-beating jumper to beat Minnesota in overtime on Wednesday night, Thomas stood at his locker and wondered if he would be on the move again.

Sports Pundit claims that Arsenal need a manager like Antonio Conte
Author: 0 Pundit claims that Arsenal need a manager like Antonio Conte

Former Barcelona boss Luis Enrique is the favourite to take over at Stamford Bridge, and former Arsenal star Paul Merson told Sky Sports' Debate programme on Thursday evening that Arsenal should make a move for Antonio Conte if he does lose his job as expected.

Sports Watch Olympic mixed doubles curling U.S. vs
Author: 0 Watch Olympic mixed doubles curling U.S. vs

Matt and Becca Hamilton are the lone United States representatives in this eight-team tournament. The Winter Olympics run through February 25, and curling has one of the longest competition schedules at the Winter Olympics. It was actually the first official event of these Olympics and while Canada lost 9-6 to Norway, Stoughton believes the fans in attendance and the TV viewers back home saw something that is soon going to become a smash hit.

Sports Major League Baseball players' union to hold free agent camp in Florida
Author: 0 Major League Baseball players' union to hold free agent camp in Florida

Bo Porter, the Houston Astros' manager from 2013-14, will lead the camp. Not training after Major League Baseball camps begin could present some risk, as teams may use the excuse that "so-and-so is behind the training curve this spring" and not extend an offer, but it's not like it's the 1930s and these guys aren't working out on their own as it is.

Sports The Perfect Trade For the Cleveland Cavaliers And San Antonio Spurs
Author: 0 The Perfect Trade For the Cleveland Cavaliers And San Antonio Spurs

Cavaliers acquired 3 solid young players all aged 25, (and the fourth player, George Hill , is a solid defender and a veteran at age 31), the Cavs got taller, more athletic, and were also able to keep their Brooklyn pick as well. However, neither player performed to expectations this year with Cleveland . The 33-year-old James has said he would like to finish his career in Cleveland and Altman, who has only been in charge of the roster since July, gave James a team he can lead back to ...

Sports Hazard: Champions League has affected Chelsea's Prem title defence
Author: 0 Hazard: Champions League has affected Chelsea's Prem title defence

Having won the Golden Boot in both 2016 and 2017, he can be backed at 4/9 to make it three in a row ahead of Mo Salah and Sergio Aguero who are now one goal and five goals behind him respectively. "They play the kind of enjoyable and attacking football that I like to see, and I definitely think Spurs could win the Premier League title in the near future - they've got excellent players".

Sports 'Pad Man' movie review: Watch with your family, it's not awkward
Author: 0 'Pad Man' movie review: Watch with your family, it's not awkward

With many films on social messages these days, PadMan stands out for its unique subject and story telling. The movie, directed by R Balki is based on real-life social activist by the name Arunachalam Muruganantham . Despite being peppered with melodrama and some unnecessarily stretched scenes, the entertaining PadMan delivers a robust message - the importance of women's menstrual health.

Sports What the Isaiah Thomas trade means for the Cleveland Cavaliers
Author: 0 What the Isaiah Thomas trade means for the Cleveland Cavaliers

It was quickly assumed that Thomas would be bought out by the Lakers, but Ramona Shelburne of ESPN reported that L.A. meant to keep both Thomas and Frye. - The Denver Nuggets traded guard Emmanuel Mudiay to the New York Knicks in a three-team deal that also involved the Dallas Mavericks, according to ESPN .

Sports FA charge Jay Rodriguez with racist abuse
Author: 0 FA charge Jay Rodriguez with racist abuse

Bong complained to referee Martin Atkinson during the game and the official brought the allegation to the FA's attention by including it in his match report. Bong, a Cameroon worldwide, was subsequently interviewed by FA officials at Brighton's training ground while Rodriguez had a hearing at Wembley. West Brom also backed the player saying they "remain fully supportive" of Rodriguez.

Sports Six Nations | Jones starts mind games ahead of England-Wales
Author: 0 Six Nations | Jones starts mind games ahead of England-Wales

With half a team unavailable to Wales because of injury, they field ten of the Scarlets side that has thrilled Pro14 and Champions Cup crowds over the past 18 months. "Patchell is surrounded by players from his own region [Scarlets] and that familiarity under the pressure of global rugby. hopefully his game will stand up".

Author: 0 White House Tells US Federal Agencies to Prepare for Shutdown

The bipartisan compromise would provide the Pentagon and domestic programs with an extra $300 billion over the next two years. White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders unloaded on CNN White House correspondent April Ryan on Tuesday, slamming the left-leaning reporter over her criticism of President Trump's comments that Congressional Democrats acted "Un-American" during his State of the Union address.

Sports Nuggets, Celtics have discussed Marcus Smart trade, per report
Author: 0 Nuggets, Celtics have discussed Marcus Smart trade, per report

The contract will make Williams even more valuable in the market this summer, as he will no longer be just a rental for the rest of the season before heading to free agency. The report says the Celtics are interested in dealing Marcus Smart to obtain the first-round pick, and the Nuggets are among the teams interested.

Sports Sri Lanka in charge in Bangladesh Test
Author: 0 Sri Lanka in charge in Bangladesh Test

Turn and bounce from the word go tested the batsmen of both Sri Lanka and Bangladesh and in the end bowlers dictated terms with 14 wickets falling on the day, giving a strong indication that it will not be a tedious affair like the run-fest that was the first Test in Chittagong .

Sports Minnesota Vikings to hire DeFilippo as new offensive coordinator
Author: 0 Minnesota Vikings to hire DeFilippo as new offensive coordinator

The Eagles would likely promote DeFilippo to offensive coordinator if Reich became head coach of the Colts, but the timing of any potential offer could be critical for Philadelphia's stability. DeFilippo, 39, was Cleveland's offensive coordinator in 2015. His father, Gene, served as the athletic director at Villanova from 1993-97. DeFilippo's contract originally ran through February 14, but the Eagles granted him permission to meet with the Vikings on Thursday.

Sports Arsenal Owed Olivier Giroud Chelsea Move, Says Arsene Wenger
Author: 0 Arsenal Owed Olivier Giroud Chelsea Move, Says Arsene Wenger

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang joined Arsenal from Borussia Dortmund for a club record fee of £56 million on Wednesday. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang wants to emulate all-time leading goalscorer Thierry Henry after joining Arsenal from Borussia Dortmund on a long-term contract for a club-record fee.

Sports Three things from North Carolina's win over Duke
Author: 0 Three things from North Carolina's win over Duke

No. 21 North Carolina (17-7, 6-5) has lost three of its last four games, with the lone victory during the stretch coming against last-place Pittsburgh. On Thursday, freshman guard Gary Trent Jr. led the way with 16 points, while freshman Marvin Bagley III had 15 points and 16 rebounds in the losing effort.

Sports Grizzlies make a trade, but it's not with Tyreke Evans
Author: 0 Grizzlies make a trade, but it's not with Tyreke Evans

Evans played his way into the national spotlight on a floundering, injury-riddled Grizzlies team, averaging 19.5 points, five rebounds and five assists per game on much-improved shooting percentages of 45 percent from the field and a 39 percent clip from downtown.

Sports Colts-Patriots a rivalry? Not with a seven-game losing streak
Author: 0 Colts-Patriots a rivalry? Not with a seven-game losing streak

Ohio State defensive coordinator Greg Schiano announced yesterday that he won't be joining the Patriots coaching staff, contrary to rumors that have been swirling about the former Rutgers head coach. It's also possible that McDaniels was convinced to stay because he knows that the Belichick/Brady show will be ending sooner rather than later. There's little doubt that McDaniels would like to be an National Football League head coach again .

Sports Kohli is a genius, says Miandad
Author: 0 Kohli is a genius, says Miandad

Leading from the front with decisive contributions, the captain's performances have been instrumental in propelling India to an unassailable 3-0 lead in the 50-over series. Dar, a respected figure in world cricket and arguably the greatest umpire to come out of Pakistan, recently made a decision to foray into the foodservice industry.

Sports Are There North Koreans at the Winter Olympics?
Author: 0 Are There North Koreans at the Winter Olympics?

The announcement of Kim Yo-jong's addition to North Korea's VIP list follows remarks by Vice President Mike Pence , who will attend the Games representing America, that he is not entirely closed to interacting with North Korean counterparts.