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Two Batesville students advance in National Merit Scholarship Program Two Batesville students advance in National Merit Scholarship Program
- September 15, 2017

If Brandon, Jack, and Julia move on to being named 2018 Finalists, they will collectively bring the total number National Merit Scholarship Finalists for Garden City High School to 29 since 2009. "This is one of those ways, and we're proud of them". About 90 percent of the Semifinalists are expected to attain Finalist standing, and about half of the Finalists will win a National Merit Scholarship. (more...)
English Premier League: Manchester City thrash 10-man Liverpool 5-0 English Premier League: Manchester City thrash 10-man Liverpool 5-0
- September 15, 2017

The flashpoint came when a Joel Matip through-ball sent Mane careering into the open space behind City's defence. "Sadio is very, very, very upset". "They are very strong offensively and for the first 20 minutes it was a bit back and forth all the time", City attacking midfielder Kevin De Bruyne was quoted as saying by his club's website. (more...)
What drivers said at NASCAR Cup Series playoff media day What drivers said at NASCAR Cup Series playoff media day
- September 15, 2017

If the Penske Ford can find its front running pace once more , you can bet on Keselowski to be a factor on race day. Truex also referenced a Twitter post from Dale Earnhardt Jr . "We've had great speed nearly every week this year, so we're going to keep doing what we've been doing all season - get stage points, stage wins, and put ourselves in position to win the race". (more...)
Wilshere nearly moved to Turkey on loan Wilshere nearly moved to Turkey on loan
- September 15, 2017

So, Wilshere chose to stay at Arsenal this summer, but is already angling for a move two weeks after the transfer window closed? Wilshere would be able to join on a free transfer next summer, but the Istanbul giants are keen to wrap up a deal in January. (more...)
Liverpool to appeal Mane's Red card Liverpool to appeal Mane's Red card
- September 15, 2017

Mane was dismissed for a dangerously high challenge on City goalkeeper Ederson - a sending off that led to a three-game domestic ban - and Klopp called on the Senegal global to continue chasing lost causes, starting against one of La Liga's toughest sides on Wednesday. (more...)
Jolyon Palmer rejects doubts over F1 future Jolyon Palmer rejects doubts over F1 future
- September 15, 2017

Toro Rosso driver Carlos Sainz Jr is about to be confirmed as a Renault driver for 2018 as compensation for the Red Bull junior team ending its engine supply deal with the French manufacturer early. It is the same, I think most races this year it's been the same, so nothing has changed. "So definitely it's not been ideal to have that level of reliability problems". (more...)
Chelsea 6-0 Qarabag Chelsea 6-0 Qarabag
- September 15, 2017

It is expected the player Eden Hazard will be available after an injury. It was an easy start for the 2012 Champions League winners against a side making their first foray into Europe's elite competition. "For sure he knew very well my style of football and for this reason I chose to start with him", Conte said. The answer was very good'. These are tricky games and we must pay great attention but I'm pleased for the great performance from our players'. (more...)
Is Teva Pharma (NYSE:TEVA) Now a 'Buy'? BTIG Upgrades Stock
- September 15, 2017

About 10.95 million shares traded. Boston Partners sold 363,872 shares as Teva Pharmaceutical Inds Ltd ( TEVA)'s stock declined 15.11%. It has underperformed by 58.40% the S&P500. It has a global portfolio of approximately 1,000 molecules. FMR LLC now owns 42,844,979 shares of the company's stock worth $1,423,310,000 after acquiring an additional 6,115,853 shares during the period. (more...)
Which Way Traders Signposts ImmunoGen, Inc. (IMGN), Opko Health, Inc. (OPK) Stocks? Which Way Traders Signposts ImmunoGen, Inc. (IMGN), Opko Health, Inc. (OPK) Stocks?
- September 15, 2017

More recent Opko Health Inc . Opko Health Inc . (NASDAQ:OPK) has declined 32.62% since September 13, 2016 and is downtrending. Credit Suisse AG now owns 746,958 shares of the biotechnology company's stock valued at $5,976,000 after buying an additional 410,445 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Three dead after Afghanistan stadium blast Three dead after Afghanistan stadium blast
- September 15, 2017

The bomb attack took place at the outer perimeter of the Kabul International Cricket Stadium. "They were part of nine players that were supposed to ply their trade in the T20 league", read a release from ZC. "Three people - a policeman and two civilians - have been killed and five civilians sustained injuries", Interior Ministry Spokesperson Najib Danesh said. (more...)
Detroit Tigers' Michael Fulmer, Victor Martinez have successful surgeries Detroit Tigers' Michael Fulmer, Victor Martinez have successful surgeries
- September 15, 2017

In the September 11, 2017, episode of "Talkin' Tigers ", Free Press sports writers Anthony Fenech and George Sipple returns after a near two-month to talk trades, Michael Fulmer and what to look for in the final month of the season. Mr. Fulmer's recovery is expected to take three to four months; however, he is predicted to return in time for spring training. "Surgery went well and I'm looking forward to spring training coming back better than ever!" The Tigers, who have won only nine of ... (more...)
Philippe Coutinho won't feature against Manchester City: Jurgen Klopp Philippe Coutinho won't feature against Manchester City: Jurgen Klopp
- September 15, 2017

And Klopp hinted that both he, and Coutinho, are ready to sweep the issue under the carpet and focus on the season ahead. "It wasn't clear, it was not an easy time, but that is the transfer window and this is the only time when people can make transfers". (more...)
Lynx withstand Mystics to take commanding 2-0 series lead Lynx withstand Mystics to take commanding 2-0 series lead
- September 15, 2017

That would mean a return trip to the #Wnba Finals for the multiple time champions. Neither the extension nor the MVP award may have happened had the 31-year-old Fowles not answered a challenge put forth by Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve after last season to become more involved in the offense while continuing her defensive presence. (more...)
Froome to represent Great Britain in time trial at World Championships
- September 15, 2017

Asked if it was a realistic aim, Froome said: 'I wouldn't say it's impossible, nothing's impossible, but certainly it would take some doing'. Froome beat four-time Grand Tour victor Vincenzo Nibali by 2min 15sec, with Russia's Ilnur Zakarin completing the podium in the general classification, as Matteo Trentin claimed his fourth victory of the race on the 21st and final stage. (more...)
LaVar Ball Claims He's Making His Own $1500 Shoe LaVar Ball Claims He's Making His Own $1500 Shoe
- September 15, 2017

It turn's out Ball wasn't lying when he said BBB was going to be a family affair. Earlier this week, Ball lured his long-time handyman, Felipe , to a local auto dealership, where he surprised him with a brand new vehicle: a 2017 Toyota Tundra. (more...)
Odell Beckham Jr. calls injury '6 to 8-week thing' Odell Beckham Jr. calls injury '6 to 8-week thing'
- September 15, 2017

On Thursday, Beckham gave a little insight into his ankle issue and claims it could be a long time before it is fully healed, via ESPN's Jordan Raanan . "Something about - it's just when you put that helmet on, it's a different mode". "It's a Monday night game, home opener, you've got to expect him out there in some capacity", safety Glover Quin said. (more...)
Knicks sign veteran Jarrett Jack, potential mentor for Frank Ntilikina Knicks sign veteran Jarrett Jack, potential mentor for Frank Ntilikina
- September 15, 2017

Jarrett Jack and the Knicks have reached an agreement on a one-year deal, a league source confirmed. Jack will join Ramon Sessions as another experienced point guard on the NY roster. And even after joining the New Orleans Pelicans after last season's All-Star break, he logged just two games before suffering a right lateral meniscus tear. (more...)
This Gennady Golovkin Knockout Compilation Will Have You Pumped For Canelo-GGG This Gennady Golovkin Knockout Compilation Will Have You Pumped For Canelo-GGG
- September 15, 2017

He beat Chavez by unanimous decision as all three judges scored it 120-108. "Unfortunately he does a lot more talking about fighting GGG than actually signing to fight him". Golovkin's trainer Sanchez thinks the bout could surpass the legendary middleweight meeting between Jorge Luis Castillo and Diego Corrales, as well as Marvin Hagler's clash with Thomas Hearns, but only if the Mexican tries to get on the front foot. (more...)
Ed Orgeron preparing LSU for Mississippi State with cowbells Ed Orgeron preparing LSU for Mississippi State with cowbells
- September 15, 2017

LSU is 9-2 ATS in the last 11 meetings between these two teams at Mississippi State. The Tigers held Fitzgerald to 13 yards rushing and sacked him four times while holding him to just 120 yards in the air and his second-lowest passing rating of the season. (more...)
Pittsburgh Steelers: Don't count out Stephon Tuitt vs. Vikings Pittsburgh Steelers: Don't count out Stephon Tuitt vs. Vikings
- September 15, 2017

He had no fewer than 20 carries in any game and was a key factor in the team winning the AFC North. "They're a good defense". "That team is going to surprise a lot of people". They don't do as much double barrel. "We're going to see throughout the week", Tuitt said Tuesday night on his weekly radio show on WDVE-FM 102.5. Roethlisberger hopes it will be loud and insane for his 14th home opener with the Steelers. (more...)