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Marcus and Markieff Morris found not guilty of aggravated assault Marcus and Markieff Morris found not guilty of aggravated assault
- October 04, 2017

Prosecutor Daniel Fisher argued the Morris twins and Bowman held a grudge against Hood, leading to the beating. Markieff Morris remains part of the Washington Wizards , while Marcus is now a member of the retooled Boston Celtics . Jurors began hearing testimony on September 18. The Morris' defense attorney, James Belanger, argued that the case was tainted by Hood's mentor, who solicited testimony against the defendants in exchange for a cash payment. (more...)
UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH) Receives $201.71 Consensus Target Price from Analysts
- October 04, 2017

John Burbank decreased its stake in Unitedhealth Group Inc ( UNH ) by 88.73% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. The stock rose 0.58% or $1.14 reaching $196.99. Therefore 27% are positive. The average 12-month target price among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the a year ago is $201.71. RBC Capital Markets has "Buy" rating and $21200 target. (more...)
Yancy Medeiros vs. Alex Oliveira booked for UFC 218 in Detroit Yancy Medeiros vs. Alex Oliveira booked for UFC 218 in Detroit
- October 04, 2017

Holloway will look to make the first defense of his 145-pound title after stopping Jose Aldo last June at UFC 212 to become the undisputed champion. With a win over Holloway, Edgar will join a short list of fights to have won UFC titles in two weight divisions. His first shot came in his divisional debut at UFC 156 in 2013, dropping a unanimous decision to Aldo following a storied run at 155 pounds. (more...)
Eichel, Sabres close to contract extension Eichel, Sabres close to contract extension
- October 04, 2017

The 20-year-old forward is coming off a year in which he potted 24 goals and 57 points in an injury-shortened 61-game season, giving him 113 points in 142 career games. Sabres general manager Jason Botterill wasn't available for comment. The new contract won't kick in until next season. While Eichel hasn't been as transcendent as McDavid, who notched 30 goals and 70 assists last season alone, he's been one of the brightest stars from a strong draft class that has also seen players like Mitch ... (more...)
Morata's hamstring injury could keep him out for six weeks Morata's hamstring injury could keep him out for six weeks
- October 04, 2017

Following the City loss, Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte expressed hope Morata's departure had come prior to serious injury. Spain coach Julian Lopetegui has called up Athletic Bilbao striker Aritz Aduriz, 36, to take Morata's place in their final two World Cup qualifiers. (more...)
Els calls for shortened Presidents Cup Els calls for shortened Presidents Cup
- October 04, 2017

He watched for awhile from the glass-walled clubhouse at the 14th green, along with US PGA Tour commissioner Jay Monahan and former commissioner Tim Finchem. "In the 18 matches before today it s only 3.5 points, so I think everyone was anxious to get more points on the board". "This (defeat) is on the cards (again) unless we really get our acts together". (more...)
Footballers anxious about concussion can 'play chess' instead, says Roy Keane Footballers anxious about concussion can 'play chess' instead, says Roy Keane
- October 04, 2017

It's part of the game, whether it be hurling, football, American football, the rugby lads, it's part of the game. Keane is seen as football's ultimate no nonsense figure, but what do you think of his comments? When you cross the line, there is an element of risk involved. (more...)
Major League Baseball playoffs: Miguel Sano left off Twins' roster for wild-card game Major League Baseball playoffs: Miguel Sano left off Twins' roster for wild-card game
- October 04, 2017

The Yankees finished the season second in the AL East at 91-71, while the Twins finished second in the AL Central at 85-77. Santana was strong away from home this season, winning 10 of those games on the road where he had an ERA of 2.71 covering 17 starts. (more...)
Pumas, humillados por Cruz Azul y en cancha ajena Pumas, humillados por Cruz Azul y en cancha ajena
- October 04, 2017

Si bien la exclusión de Marcelo Díaz de la selección chilena para los cruciales duelos frente a Ecuador y Brasil fue la principal novedad en la nómina de jugadores que militan en el extranjero que entregó el jueves el técnico Juan Antonio Pizzi, la ausencia de Nicolás Castillo fue otra de las sorpresas en esa convocatoria y el DT admitió que todo pasó por la "inactividad" por la última lesión que sufrió el ariete. (more...)
Tampa Bay gets RB Martin back Tampa Bay gets RB Martin back
- October 04, 2017

Cross has caught two passes for 11 yards in three games with Tampa Bay this season. Tampa Bay has won both their home games played this season; over the Bears and Giants. Next week, the Buccaneers are at the Cardinals, followed by a trip to Buffalo. "I can't wait to get out there and play for these guys". New England is allowing teams to score 32 points per game. (more...)
Norman may miss multiple weeks after rib fracture Norman may miss multiple weeks after rib fracture
- October 04, 2017

The good news for the Redskins is that they have an early bye. "That's the first time that's ever happened to where I couldn't get out there", said Norman, who hasn't missed a game since the 2014-15 campaign. Norman said after the 29-20 loss that he fell awkwardly on the heel of someone's shoe and that it hurt to breathe. The Redskins are an even 2-2 on the season and will take on the San Francisco 49ers in two weeks. (more...)
Bears' Trevathan suspension reduced to one game on appeal Bears' Trevathan suspension reduced to one game on appeal
- October 04, 2017

But Trevathan has never been in trouble before for an illegal hit, so that may have played a factor in Brooks' decision to halve his suspension. The rule states "there shall be no unnecessary roughness". Bears LB Danny Trevathan's suspension has been reduced to one game. Adams suffered a concussion on a Sunday last season and still managed to suit up for Thursday Night Football just four days later. (more...)
Referee Sues Kentucky Sports Radio Over Fans' Threats Referee Sues Kentucky Sports Radio Over Fans' Threats
- October 04, 2017

The lawsuit alleges that Kentucky fans directed more than "800 threatening, vulgar, or harassing voicemail messages received on the Weatherguard phone lines, " and "30 such threatening, vulgar or harassing messages received on the Higgins' family home phone line" at Higgins, his family or his business. (more...)
Is The Golfer Dating His Restaurant's General Manager? Is The Golfer Dating His Restaurant's General Manager?
- October 04, 2017

Tiger Woods' rumored and newly-credentialed girlfriend Erica Herman, who tagged along with him at the U.S. Presidents Cup over the weekend, turns out to be the former general manager of the golfer's pop-up restaurant, Golf.com reported . Erica Herman cuddles up to Tiger. Golf.com reports that Herman was reportedly wearing a "player spouse" credential this past weekend- the pass is usually given to wives and girlfriends of players. (more...)
Woman expecting yoga mat gets $400000 worth of drugs instead Woman expecting yoga mat gets $400000 worth of drugs instead
- October 04, 2017

The woman who received the package lives in a neighborhood off Ebinport Road. She opened the package and found the narcotic pills, then called police. Neighbor Nicole Riddle was stunned to hear that more than 20,000 oxycodone pills were delivered just doors away from her by mistake. Police said if you see a package sitting outside an empty home, contact the homeowner or police so they can come check it out. (more...)
Callum McGregor added to Scotland squad for FIFA World Cup qualifiers Callum McGregor added to Scotland squad for FIFA World Cup qualifiers
- October 04, 2017

Defending In Numbers is a new Deezer Originals football podcast, created by Squawka. With Ritchie pulling out it will mean he will miss the games against Slovakia and Slovenia in the bid to qualify for the World Cup next year in Russian Federation. (more...)
United States lead worldwide team after first day at Presidents Cup United States lead worldwide team after first day at Presidents Cup
- October 04, 2017

The United States have won nine of 11 Presidents Cups , including the last six and if the worldwide team, comprised of players from the rest of the world except Europe, are to end the drought they will have to overturn the biggest US advantage ever after Day Two of the biennial competition. (more...)
UFC To Donate $1 Million To Families Of Las Vegas Victims UFC To Donate $1 Million To Families Of Las Vegas Victims
- October 04, 2017

UFC President Dana White wants to help any way he can, so he opened up his wallet and told TMZ Sports that he would be donating $1 million to the Las Vegas victims. "I love this city". The UFC has long-term ties with Vegas and White said he was always excited to return home to the bright lights of the Strip . More than 50 people were murdered while hundreds more were injured in the senseless massacre that took place across from the Mandalay Bay hotel in Las Vegas on Sunday night. (more...)
Cavani opens up on Neymar dispute Cavani opens up on Neymar dispute
- October 04, 2017

Their relationship has since been scrutinised, with Neymar's summer arrival as the world's most expensive player seemingly putting pressure on Uruguay frontman Cavani. The bomb was diffused by experts at the scene before the match with all five men remaining in custody but details of the attempted attack were not released until Tuesday as anti-terrorist police carried out raids in the Paris suburbs. (more...)
Tredje AP fonden Sells 27707 Shares of Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN)
- October 04, 2017

It has outperformed by 6.29% the S&P500. New Amsterdam Partners Llc increased Omega Protein Corp (OME) stake by 17.06% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Investors sentiment increased to 1.1 in Q2 2017. ROE (Return on equity) was recorded as 0.40% and SLB's has Return on assets (ROA) of 0.20% while Return on Investment (ROI) was recorded as -1.50%. (more...)