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Thomas named PGA Tour Player of the Year after breakout season Thomas named PGA Tour Player of the Year after breakout season
- October 05, 2017

Justin Thomas was named 2017 PGA Tour Player of the Year on Wednesday, crowning a superb season which saw five wins including a maiden major victory. Schauffele was one of six multiple-time winners during the 2016-17 season, joining Thomas, Spieth, Dustin Johnson , Hideki Matsuyama and Marc Leishman . (more...)
An Experience These Conor McGregor Fans Will Never Forget An Experience These Conor McGregor Fans Will Never Forget
- October 05, 2017

This Saturday night (Oct. 7), Lee will take on Tony Ferguson inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada at UFC 216 . Now that enough time has elapsed since the fight between the Irish Mixed Martial Arts superstar, Conor McGregor , and the undefeated boxing star Floyd Mayweather . (more...)
National Football League players protest injustice National Football League players protest injustice
- October 05, 2017

Kaepernick, center, knelt during the anthem with Eli Harold, left, and Eric Reid before a game. He also fired off a series of tweets, saying that "ratings are down" due to the anthem protests, which were triggered last season by former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick , who claimed to be protesting "police brutality" and "racial injustice". (more...)
Harry Kane is worth more than £198million Neymar, insists Tony Gale Harry Kane is worth more than £198million Neymar, insists Tony Gale
- October 05, 2017

Real Madrid is considering making a £177 million (about $235 million) offer for Tottenham striker Harry Kane next summer, according to reports in Spain. Since the 2014/15 season, Kane has been prolific in front of goal. Since his first full season with Tottenham Hotspur , the English striker has reportedly attracted interest from several sides, with one of them being Real Madrid . (more...)
Florida State, Miami, eyeing another tropical system Florida State, Miami, eyeing another tropical system
- October 05, 2017

Well, we have ourselves another tropical depression brewing in the Caribbean Sea, and the early forecasts have it becoming a hurricane early Sunday morning just outside of Florida's panhandle. The Hurricanes wore their "storm trooper" unis - always a fan favorite - last season at Virginia on November 12, when UM defeated the Cavaliers 34-14 and qualified for a bowl in the process. (more...)
Longtime NASCAR Owner And Engine Builder Robert Yates Has Died Longtime NASCAR Owner And Engine Builder Robert Yates Has Died
- October 05, 2017

Doug Yates now owns Roush Yates Engines , which powers the Ford Fusions in the Monster Energy Cup Series. He was voted into the Hall of Fame in May and will be inducted next year. Ford II, one of the board of directors for the Ford Motor Company, made a touching tribute when he likened Yates to his own great-grandfather; Henry Ford. (more...)
Argentina, Uruguay & Paraguay announce plan for joint bid Argentina, Uruguay & Paraguay announce plan for joint bid
- October 05, 2017

Paraguayan President Horacio Cartes had said in August that his country would join the shared bid by neighbours Argentina and Uruguay , which hosted and won the inaugural World Cup in 1930. "The original idea came from Uruguay and it took us 40 seconds to say yes", Macri added. Earlier on Wednesday, Infantino had spoken after a visit to the AFA's Buenos Aires office. (more...)
Australia Look to Change Tide in T20 Series Versus India Australia Look to Change Tide in T20 Series Versus India
- October 05, 2017

Although Virat Kohli had a quiet series with the bat, one player who caught the eye was all-rounder Hardik Pandya, producing outstanding displays with both ball and bat. "I think he is Team India 's upcoming superstar". "They are far superior side than those two teams ", Ganguly said. Commenting on his exclusion from India's T20 squad , the Mumbai batsman had said that he respected the selectors' decision. (more...)
Alisher Usmanov: I'm not selling Arsenal stake Alisher Usmanov: I'm not selling Arsenal stake
- October 05, 2017

He has previously slammed Arsenal's failures on the pitch and made a bid of around £1 billion before the FA Cup Final that was rejected out of hand by the American billionaire. 'This I did with the purchase of the stake of my business partner Farhad Moshiri , with which I increased my shareholding from 15 per cent to 30 per cent, and also with my proposed offer for the stake of the majority shareholder which valued the club at some $2bn. (more...)
Jupp Heynckes to return as Bayern Munich interim coach Jupp Heynckes to return as Bayern Munich interim coach
- October 05, 2017

In the 2012-2013 season the German had led the club to victory in the Champions League, won the championship, the Cup and the Supercup of Germany, and was voted coach of the year by Federation Internationale de Football Association. The Manchester City boss was visiting Munich during the worldwide break to take in Oktoberfest celebrations. Guardiola might be helping Bayern with their choices, but he also has plenty on his own plate with Manchester City, given he has a title race to lead, ... (more...)
4 in the AP Top 25
- October 05, 2017

Alabama remains No. 1 in the latest college football poll and no one should argue about which team is the best in the country. The Tigers have beaten Auburn as well as handily beating Louisville with Heisman Trophy victor Lamar Jackson 47-21 and Virginia Tech 31-17 on the road in hostile environments. (more...)
Cam Newton completely disrespects female reporter after question Cam Newton completely disrespects female reporter after question
- October 05, 2017

Newton responded, "It's amusing to hear a female talk about routes like - it's amusing". His dismissive and condescending attitude was completely unwarranted, and Rodrigue correctly made that clear after the press conference. (more...)
Analysts Issue Forecasts for Eli Lilly and Co's FY2018 Earnings (LLY) Analysts Issue Forecasts for Eli Lilly and Co's FY2018 Earnings (LLY)
- October 05, 2017

Any way you dice it, a dip below $8.72 a share would be very bad news for MFA's technical picture in the near-term. Ralph Alvarez has seen steady activity on the buy side, and on September 18, 2017, executed an option to buy 132 shares. Therefore 67% are positive. After the latest check-in, company stock is -4.88% off of the 50 day high and 7.89% away from the 50 day low price. Eli Lilly and now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $88.27. (more...)
Netanyahu backs Greater Jerusalem bill to annex surrounding towns Netanyahu backs Greater Jerusalem bill to annex surrounding towns
- October 05, 2017

The president's optimism for brokering a deal reportedly boils down to his belief that Abbas is facing mounting domestic problems, an advanced age and "needs a legacy to leave behind;" while Netanyahu "knows he'll never have [an American] president more understanding of his needs". (more...)
Head of Syria ex-Qaeda group 'critical' after Russia strike: Moscow Head of Syria ex-Qaeda group 'critical' after Russia strike: Moscow
- October 05, 2017

The ministry's spokesman then said that the recent well-coordinated actions of the terrorists indicate that they possess intelligence data that can only be obtained as a result of air reconnaissance. It is not the first time, when the Russian officials suspected the US-led coalition of having links to some radical groups in Syria and the Al Nusra Front, a local Al Qaeda branch, in particular. (more...)
Nikolaj Ehlers, Winnipeg Jets Reportedly Agree to 7-Year Contract Worth $42M Nikolaj Ehlers, Winnipeg Jets Reportedly Agree to 7-Year Contract Worth $42M
- October 05, 2017

The Winnipeg Jets are locking up another one of their young stars with a long-term contract extension. In two seasons with Winnipeg, Ehlers has totals of 40 goals and 62 assists in 154 games. Ehlers was selected by the Jets ninth overall at the 2014 NHL Draft. He also had four assists in seven games playing for Denmark at the 2017 IIHF World Championship. (more...)
Catalan vote sees match played at empty Camp Nou [GALLERY] Catalan vote sees match played at empty Camp Nou [GALLERY]
- October 05, 2017

Las Palmas added a Spanish flag to the shirts that the players wore against Barcelona to show its support for a unified Spain. Given the chaotic events occurring elsewhere in the city, Barcelona felt it was wrong to be playing a football match. (more...)
Hot Stock for Investors: Dynavax Technologies Corporation (DVAX)
- October 05, 2017

The SI to Molina Healthcare Incorporated's float is 22.31%. About 290,156 shares traded. Analysts await Dynavax Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: DVAX ) to report earnings on November, 6. offers Medicaid-related solutions for low-income families and individuals, and assists government agencies in their administration of the Medicaid program. (more...)
Microsoft Mixed Reality Headsets: Price, Release Date & More Microsoft Mixed Reality Headsets: Price, Release Date & More
- October 04, 2017

For example, it is equipped with a pair of OLED displays instead of LCD. A few days ago, images of what looked like a Samsung Mixed Reality headset leaked online. The new VR headset is actually a result of a joint effort between Microsoft and Samsung , which is why it was unveiled during the Microsoft event in San Francisco. (more...)
US F1 TV coverage returns to ESPN US F1 TV coverage returns to ESPN
- October 05, 2017

The broadcaster confirmed it will show all practice, qualifying and races, to total more than 125 hours of programming during the season. Monaco will air live on May 27 on ESPN and re-air later in the day on ABC after the Indianapolis 500. (more...)