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Richard Childress fired shots at suspects during attempted break-in at his home

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NASCAR Hall of Fame vehicle owner Richard Childress shot at three people trying to break into his home, officials said . Police said Childress has offered a $10,000 reward for information leading to an arrest in the case. The Davidson County Sheriff's Office is urging the people who broke into his home to turn themselves in to avoid incident. According to the sheriff's office, Childress said he felt, "the only reason he and his wife were here today was because of God and the Second ... Read More »

Camden National Bank Raises Holdings in General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS)

GIS's average Beneish M-Score: -2.69 during the last 7 years. Analysts anticipate that General Mills, Inc . will post $3.11 EPS for the current fiscal year. Jarislowsky Fraser holds 0% in General Mills, Inc . The institutional investor held 84,552 shares of the farming and seeds and milling company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $5.28M, up from 78,746 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Read More »

Suspect in custody after damaging several vehicles at Lambeau Field

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The victim then got out of his auto and started running and the suspect chased him into the loading dock area of Lambeau Field. The suspect had been fired from the company earlier in the month due to a fight with another employee. WBAY tweeted a photo of a minivan resting atop another vehicle in a parking lot outside the Packers' training facility. The Brown County Bomb Squad was also called to the field, theGreen Bay Press-Gazettereported. Read More »

City will wait until Summer to launch bid for Sanchez

With Sanchez's contract up in the summer, Arsenal will face no choice but to let him go, and could face a similar situation with German worldwide Mesut Ozil . But plans to sign a new left-back have been abandoned thanks to the excellent transition of Fabian Delph in recent months. Meanwhile, a move for a new centre-half could still happen in January - although Vincent Kompany and John Stones are making progress in their recoveries. Read More »

Salah on Liverpool: We will win trophies this season

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Arsenal , in contrast, have meandered their way through the thrills and spills of the Europa League. Liverpool sits in fourth entering the match, while Arsenal is one point behind in fifth. And they have scored at least three in each of their last four PL matches against the Gunners, hitting 14 goals in total (W3 D1). "This squad has a good mentality and it is about us, to make sure we are on top of our game ", he told the BBC . Read More »

Pittsburgh Pirates (again) close to trading Gerrit Cole

Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports and Mark Feinsand of MLB.com have since pumped the brakes on any momentum toward a trade, but Bowden is hearing that the two sides are about to cross the finish line. The Pirates then made Cole the No. 1 overall selection in 2011. A year later he was sidelined with elbow inflammation and in 2017 Cole put together his worst season in the bigs. Read More »

Chelsea target Lemar to stay at Monaco in January

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And it looks like Liverpool are confident they'll win the race for his signature as the newspaper says the Merseysiders believe Lemar's first choice is a move to Anfield if the club can get a deal agreed with Monaco. "They've done very well against us lately, especially at Wembley but if I put myself in the Arsenal camp, I don't think it's ideal for them to play us over two legs". Read More »

Acclaimed Sportscaster Dick Enberg, a CMU Grad, Dies at 82

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He was scheduled to fly to Boston on Thursday but was found dead at his home in La Jolla, Calif., just north of San Diego. His daughter said the family believes Enberg died of a heart attack but was awaiting official word. He told the San Diego Union-Tribune earlier this week that he hoped to lure National Basketball Association legend Magic Johnson, controversial quarterback Colin Kaepernick, Starbucks Chairman Howard Schultz and actor Jack Nicholson to his online world. Read More »

Ryan Giggs Slams Manchester United's Transfer Activity

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He also told The Times that during his time as assistant manager between 2014 and 2016 he clashed with Louis van Gaal over the sale of players. "I was watching them with the scout and it was a no-brainer". And the most decorated player in United's history also thinks some of the players they let go should never have been allowed to leave the club. "They had fallen down the pecking order, so do they go for someone who ― and it winds me up saying this ― hasn't got experience as a ... Read More »

Sri Lanka opt to field in second T20I

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Get free live streaming details of India vs Sri Lanka 2nd T20I match between India and Sri Lanka at the Holkar Cricket Stadium in Indore . We are happy batting first. Chahal and Kuldeep will once again be looking to run through Sri Lanka's batting order as Rohit will be looking to wrap up the series as early as on Friday. Read More »

FA takes no action over Manchester Derby tunnel bust-up

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Korey Smith's 93rd-minute strike settled the Robins' first meeting with United since 1980. "It was not very good but it was not such a bad performance that I can come here and be very critical of my players". Much has been rightly made of Manchester City's awesome start to this season and the question of how can they be beaten or will they go through a season undefeated? Socceroo Bailey Wright captained the unfancied Bristol to the stunning last-gasp upset over United to book a date ... Read More »

Jimmy Garoppolo has already done something not even Montana or Young did

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On Sunday in a win over the Tennessee Titans, Garoppolo drove the team down the field for a game-winning drive in the closing seconds and looked the part of a superstar quarterback in the process. "Yeah, I was trying to throw it away and I got hit as I threw it, so the ball kind of fluttered out of my hands a little bit", Garoppolo said. He told George Kittle exactly how to run his route: "Slip him and look [at me] as you're slipping him, because I'll bang it on you". Read More »

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope is still playing as he serves jail sentence

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In March, the 24-year-old was arrested in Auburn Hills, Mich., on suspicion of driving under the influence and was given a 12-month probation. Caldwell-Pope is allowed to leave the facility to go to practice and Lakers games in California under a work release program, but he must wear a Global Positioning System monitor outside the detention facility. Read More »

Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis returns after two-game absence, scores 1 point

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Beasley's jumper with a minute to go halted the Celtics' hopes of a dramatic late comeback and handed the Knicks what proved to be an unassailable eight-point lead. The Knicks led 44-40 at the half after shooting just 5-of-22 in the quarter. Celtics big men struggled offensively, as Baynes, Horford and Daniel Theis combined to shoot 3-of-12. Read More »

Florida State isn't bowl eligible, will play Independence Bowl anyways

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Thanks to the error , Florida State will be playing in its 36th consecutive bowl. Florida State is set to play against Southern Mississippi in the Independence Bowl next week, but it turns out they shouldn't be a part of the game. Mfiondu Kabengele added 12 points for the Seminoles (11-1), who had 13 players in the scoring column. According to the Sentinel , Florida State and the ACC did not respond to a request for comment. Read More »

Joel Embiid expected back on Christmas

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Yet, by the time the third quarter ended in Philadelphia it was just a two-point ballgame. Coach Brett Brown said less than two hours before Thursday's game against Toronto that Embiid was "probable" and would play barring a setback in warmups. Read More »

New York Islanders Are Poised to Return to Nassau County

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The winning bid announced Wednesday went to a group called New York Arena Partners, consisting of Sterling Project Development (controlled by the Wilpon family, owners of the New York Mets) and Oak View Group, which is backed by Madison Square Garden owner James Dolan. Read More »

Isaiah Thomas Ruled Out Of Christmas Day Game

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Thomas was scheduled to work out at the Cavs' training facility in Independence. Thomas has been nearing a return to the Cavs as he rehabilitates from a hip injury, but the Cavs don't play five-on-five games during practice. "His attitude is getting worse and worse because he's getting closer and closer", LeBron James said of Thomas. "When you get closer and closer to something you love and you want, your attitude actually gets worse". Read More »

Mourinho Says Mkhitaryan Is In Line For Carabao Cup Quarter-Final Start

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The Sun is reporting that the Red Devils are ready to put the Armenia global up for sale after his fall down the pecking order at Old Trafford in recent weeks. Simultaneously, to completely understand the circumstance, one must comprehend the style of play and tactical approach of Jose Mourinho , the renowned Portuguese manager in charge at United. Read More »

Rams Pro Bowl K Zuerlein to undergo back surgery

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The injury apparently occurred against the Seahawks on Sunday, though there was no indication Zuerlein was hurt. He was just nine points away from breaking the National Football League record for points by a kicker, held by San Francisco's David Akers (166 in 2011). Read More »

Driver Crashes Into Pedestrians In Australia, Injuring At Least 19

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The driver is an Australian citizen of Afghan descent who is known to police following a 2010 minor assault matter, with a history of drug use and mental health issues. "I ran towards the scene and people were just trying to help those lying on the road". She says she is in shock and terribly upset and says she's never seen anything like it. Read More »

Lani Nava drills 9 extra points in Texas state title game

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Nava scored a total of 18 points, because extra points are worth two in six-man football. Nava said she didn't feel any pressure despite playing in AT&T Stadium and a weird ultimatum from head coach Dwaine Lee. It is the high school's second state football championship. "One chance", he told her, according to TexasFootball.com. "Lani has been a part of it forever". Read More »

Jose Mourinho insists Bristol City were 'very lucky' to beat Man Utd

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The Championship club have been entertaining the footballing world with their staged goal announcements in 2017 and, it being Christmas, clearly they've been doing a bit of festive filming with their team. "We had two or three great chances to kill the game off in the second half but we didn't. My dad always says he's the most successful Bristol City manager so I have maybe pushed him close tonight!" "It was a brilliant day for football - congratulations to them". Read More »

Venus Williams cleared in fatal Florida auto crash

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Barson's family has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Williams. Yet not long afterward, police announced that surveillance footage appeared to show a different story - that Williams had actually entered the intersection legally before she was cut off and, in the words of The Associated Press, set off "a chain of events that seconds later resulted in a fatal crash with a third auto". Read More »

Moses Rested As Chelsea Reach Carabao Cup Semi-Finals

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Morata scored a stoppage-time victor to put Chelsea through to the semi-finals of the competition, under a minute after Dan Gosling had levelled the scoring for the visitors. The hosts bossed proceedings in the opening stages, yet it was Bournemouth who threatened first on six minutes from a counter-attack that resulted in Gosling firing wayward after the ball broke for him in a promising position. Read More »

White House Takes Down 'We the People' Petition Tool

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The White House is temporarily removing a petition tool from its website after 11 months of silence, promising to respond to public concerns next year. The impending upgrade will allegedly save taxpayers more than $1 million annually, according to the BBC , which revealed a $55 million 2018 White House budget-including $4.94 million for information technology. Read More »

LaVar Ball Launches Pro League

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He hopes to have the teams play in major USA cities like Brooklyn, Los Angeles, Dallas, and Atlanta. LaVar's two youngest sons, LaMelo and LiAngelo , just signed a deal to play in Lithuania after LaVar pulled LiAngelo from UCLA. Well, Ball is thanking NCAA President Mark Emmert-partially, that is. " He was right . Those kids who are one-and-done, they shouldn't be there with the NCAA trying to hold them hostage, not allowing them to keep the jersey they wear while selling replicas of ... Read More »

Charlie Villanueva: NBA alum gets robbed, needs help finding toilet

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Toilet thefts do not appear to be especially prevalent crimes in this country. You don't just rob a person's house and execute a clean uninstall of their toilet unless you've got some prior experience with this kind of handiwork. Another users pointed out that the city of Dallas has a toilet program . Understandably, Villanueva had trouble wrapping his head around this ideal crime. Read More »

National signing day: Florida Gators land four-star quarterback Emory Jones

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The Gators are in need of help at quarterback since they haven't had a decent quarterback since Tim Tebow left. One of the top quarterbacks in the 2018 recruiting class has staged has completed an early signing period flip. Jones is a legitimate dual-threat prospect and could provide an immediate impact with the Gators offense. ESPN's scouting report indicates that Jones could be a ideal fit in Mullen's offense. Read More »

Rays trade Evan Longoria to the Giants

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Even if Longoria does reach numbers close to his dominant days from 2008-10, the Giants need more firepower around him. "For a decade, he's been at the center of all of our successes, and it's a very emotional parting for us all", Rays principal owner Stuart Sternberg said. Read More »

Klopp warns Liverpool's defence of big test against Arsenal

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Sadio Mane may be the most out-of-form of the quartet but his omission against Bournemouth at least means he is all but guaranteed to start on a ground where he scored on his Liverpool debut last season. He said: "They are a complete side, able to do everything". "Hopefully we can build up his match fitness and that's the only thing he is missing now". Read More »

Wayne Rooney: 'Manchester City can't go unbeaten in the Premier League'

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City believe Guardiola has benefited from a hard first season in England when he under-estimated the competition and physical intensity of the Premier League and needed time to coach his players to play his way. They would have to keep going and do a lot more", he told talkSPORT . They had the same building blocks as that United team - a great goalkeeper in David Seaman, a formidable back four, the power and grace of Patrick Vieira and Emmanuel Petit in midfield and Marc Overmars, ... Read More »

Five-star DE Micah Parsons announces commitment to Penn State

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Parsons, the No. 4 prospect in the 2018 class, was originally committed to the Nittany Lions from February 2016 to April 2017 before re-opening his recruitment. Both fan bases are on the edge of their seat awaiting his decision, but this week also resurfaced questions among Ohio State fans as to why the Buckeyes suddenly dropped out of the running for Parson's commitment. Read More »

Man jailed for Raheem Sterling racial attack

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The 29-year-old Anderson drove his van alongside Sterling's vehicle, and both men got out. Carl Miles, prosecuting, said Anderson began shouting racial abuse at Sterling and called him "you black Scouse c***". Sentencing, chairman of the bench Diana Webb-Hobson said: "This was an entirely unprovoked attack". Anderson, who was arrested on Tuesday, has a history of football-related violence. Read More »

Real Madrid star makes bold claim before the Clasico

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Due to that Messi was also disappointed in the match against Deportivo. "As I always say, if the individual awards come, they are welcome, but my main goal is to fight for all the titles", Messi said during the Marca football awards ceremony here on Monday. Read More »

Pittsburgh Steelers' Antonio Brown Injures Calf, Calls It Minor Setback

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Antonio Brown is officially done for the National Football League regular season, with the star wide receiver set to miss the Pittsburgh Steelers' game against the Houston Texans. The rookie has 144 rushing yards on the season, although the Steelers will have to look further down their depth chart to overcome the latest injury. Read More »

Illness leaves Gayle in doubt for Christchurch ODI

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Lewis was given out lbw to leg-spinner Todd Astle, who took 3-33 on his one-day global debut, although replays made it clear Astle's wrong-un was turning past off stump. Shai Hope (0) followed Gayle back to the pavilion two balls later and the Windies were 41-2. Opening batsman Evin Lewis top-scored with 76 and Rovman Powell notched 59 late in the innings, while dangerman Chris Gayle failed to fire with 22. Read More »

Montreal Formula E race cancelled for 2018

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Formula E was "surprised and disappointed" by the decision. Valerie Plante said that the race could cost Montreal as much as $24million, in addition to it causing severe disruption to local residents. The statement further read that " This is a clear case of a new mayor undoing what the previous mayor did ". She initially wanted the race moved from the centre of the city but not cancelled entirely, and a meeting between the series and the mayor took place last week to try and ... Read More »

Kevin de Bruyne close to signing lucrative new Manchester City contract

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De Bruyne celebrates scoring for City in the league, while paying tribute to David Silva. Yet, despite Pep Guardiola's team showing a formidable run of form and creating all sorts of new records for the Premier League , Robert Pires has no doubt his invincible side were better and had more quality than the current City team. Read More »

AP source: Marlins catcher JT Realmuto requests trade

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It's becoming more plausible that the latter scenario is the case. With the state the Marlins are in, it is not crazy to think getting these two players are attainable. Hill has basically hamstrung both Yelich and Realmuto. Amid reports of sexual and racial remarks made by Carolina Panthers owner and founder Jerry Richardson in the workplace, he has unexpectedly announced that he is selling the NFL franchise after this season ends. Read More »

Milwaukee Bucks down Cleveland Cavaliers

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With just over five seconds showing on the game clock, LeBron James pulled off a sneaky trick while in-bounding the ball - a move that Boston Celtics legend Larry Bird once executed. He sank both free throws to give the Bucks a 15-point lead. "Every time I come here and look up and see that jersey up there in the rafters, I definitely know I did something special in this city and this arena". Read More »

Levine: Cubs Meet With Yu Darvish

Darvish is one of the top starting pitchers available this offseason, and the Cubs have been busy filling holes on their staff. While that seems like an albatross contract (and it is), it's widely expected any agreement would come up short of that dollar amount. Read More »

Jarryd Hayne accused of rape during National Football League stint in USA civil lawcuit

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The Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office reviewed the criminal case and rejected it for insufficient evidence on October 25, 2016, but declined to elaborate further. Yahoo7 has called Hayne's long-time manager Wayne Beavis for a statement, but has not received a response as yet. Police did not file any charges, saying they could not prove the crime beyond a reasonable doubt. Read More »

Manchester United to demand £35m for Mkhitaryran

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However, when asked if Mikhitaryan could return for the Ashton Gate fixture, Mourinho replied: "He can". Speaking before Sunday's trip to West Brom, Mourinho said: " If a player is not happy and brings with the request a number we consider good for us, I would never say no ". Read More »

Alabama LB Dylan Moses injured in practice

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Alabama coach Nick Saban says linebacker Dylan Moses is out indefinitely after sustaining a foot injury in practice. Get the app and get the game. Starting outside linebackers Christian Miller (biceps) and Anfernee Jennings (ankle) were both injured in the season opener against Florida State. Read More »

Stephen Curry likely out Christmas Day vs. Cavs

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But the Warriors will definitely not be at full strength with the Warriors confirming Curry will not recover from his right ankle injury in time to feature. He will participate in "modified on-court workouts" this week, however. Both teams are second place in their respective conferences, so this still figures to be a high-quality game regardless of Curry's impending absence. Read More »