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Donald Trump Pushes Staff to Implement Tariffs Plan This Week

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We hope so, as we believe there to be nothing more important for sterling, inflation, and the wider United Kingdom economy than some form of clarity over the longevity of current trade and customs terms. The remarks came at the close of this week's negotiations held in Mexico City . But the system is less popular with Canadian food manufacturers, who say it has inflated costs for them and Canadian consumers. Read More »

Team Sky keen for a select committee report to be scrutinised

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McQuaid was the UCI President until September 2013, when he was ousted by Brian Cookson, and he has had no qualms about criticising Team Sky since leaving his post. "We consider it important that, regardless of the nationality of athletes and teams, anti-doping rules are enforced consistently and fairly". Commenting on the current case involving Chris Froome's adverse analytical finding for salbutamol at the 2017 Vuelta a España, Lappartient said that Froome riding in the 2018 Tour de ... Read More »

Wallabies Targeting Post World Cup Homecoming For Eddie Jones

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Eddie Jones will consider selecting a team designed specifically to topple France after warning his England players that none of them are indispensable. "But I don't have anxiety, I have thoughts about what we have got to fix and how we are going to fix it". I am not wedded to anything. He made a lot of carries and tackles against Scotland but it wasn't effective work. Read More »

Big name misses out on BCCI's new annual contracts

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The Supreme Court appointed Committee of Administrators for BCCI announced a new and restructured Annual Player Contracts for the period from October 2017 to September 2018. Also out of the contracts are Yuvraj Singh, Ambati Rayudu, Amit Mishra, Shardul Thakur, Rishabh Pant and Mandeep Singh, while Suresh Raina returned and features in the C category, earning Rs 1 crore. Read More »

Lakers Fan Purchases Billboards Recruiting LeBron James To LA

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The 33-year-old James, a two-time Cavalier originally with the Cavs from 2003-2010 and again since 2014, is believed to be leaning toward leaving Cleveland once the current season wraps up in a few months. There has been constant chatter surrounding this rumor that has only grown louder as the summer approaches. The Lakers are set to host the Cavaliers on Sunday, March 11, with the media attention surrounding this game intensifying by the minute. Read More »

UCL: Real Madrid, Liverpool Qualify For Quarter-Finals

Speaking to reporters, according to Goal , Can said: "Of course, I have to think about my footballing future". English clubs have been flying the flag in Europe this season and we could get some all-Premier League ties. "If you are in the draw then you can not be afraid of anyone". We feel we can beat any side on our day, and we don't mind who we get. "I don't think it's a problem if you play well and don't score, when you are creating chances". Read More »

Indian sensation Shubhankar Sharma, 21, accepts invite to 2018 Masters

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Among other Indians, 2010 Wyndham Championship victor Arjun Atwal, Gaganjeet Bhullar, who won the Macao Open previous year, and veterans Mukesh Kumar, Jeev Milkha Singh, Jyoti Randhawa, will also be in action. To see someone break through and just run away with his confidence and his game, it's a great thing for Indian golf", Lahiri said. He is 21 and playing the Masters, which is good for us as a country. Read More »

Cowboys' Jones to reimburse National Football League for legal fees

An NFL spokesman quoted on the league's website confirmed Jones had agreed to reimburse the $US2 million in legal fees incurred by the league in connection to the Elliott suspension appeal and row over Goodell's contract. Despite appealing to Goodell for leniency, Jones will have to pay a significant portion of the league's legal fees, which paid for lawyers to defend six owners that Jones had threatened to sue. Read More »

Watch What's Being Called OJ Simpson's "Lost Confession"

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The interview with publisher Judith Regan , for her Harper Collins book If I Did It , was made in 2006 but FOX later chose to shelve it after public outcry. "It's hard for me, because it's hypothetical. It's very difficult-because it's hypothetical, I know and I accept the fact that people are gonna feel whatever they're gonna feel", Simpson says. Read More »

Riyad Mahrez announces shocking retirement

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As my career comes to an end, I would like to say something. "You will be always in my heart". "After the last consultation with many doctors, I've chose to stay away from football", the message read. However, surely Mahrez's account has been hacked? While the message has been deleted, not a single word of explanation has been emitted by either Mahrez or Leicester City. Read More »

Martellus Bennett: Patriots move on

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He appeared in two games for the Patriots last season and returned four punts for 32 yards after playing in nine games with the Buccaneers. Bennett, who turns 31 years old this week, was due a $2 million roster bonus on March 14, so a decision had to be made before then. Read More »

AC Milan missing key defender for Arsenal clash — UEFA Europa League

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But under-pressure Wenger has told them to go back to basics against the in-form Italians instead of worrying about another morale-sapping defeat. AC Milan will have to make do without the services of Matteo Musacchio for their UEFA Europa League round-of-16 first leg tie at the San Siro after the former Villareal defender was not included in their 18-man squad due to a muscular injury. Read More »

Kansas loses Udoka Azubuike for Big 12 Tournament

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Kansas center Udoka Azubuike suffered a sprained medial collateral ligament in his left knee during a scrimmage in Tuesday's practice and will not participate in the Big 12 tournament, KU basketball coach Bill Self announced this afternoon. Read More »

Rams trade LB Alec Ogletree to the Giants for two draft picks

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The Los Angeles Rams continue to be extremely active on the trade front leading up to the start of free agency next week. That's a huge relief considering he was going to count $33.8 against the cap in those three years. ESPN first reported the news. The Rams created $5.2 million in 2018 cap space by trading Ogletree and are now approaching $50 million, with approximately double that cap space in 2019. Read More »

Eagles trading for DE Michael Bennett

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If the report from Wednesday is true of a trade the Eagles will now pick up that contract, plus a seventh-round pick from Seattle in exchange for Philadelphia sending a choice at the end of the fifth round. Keep shouting (Michael Bennett, Colin Kaepernick). Bennett first signed with the Seahawks in 2009, after going undrafted. The Eagles are approximately $10 million over the $177.2-million salary cap. Read More »

Should Rams consider bringing Richard Sherman on board in 2018?

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NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reported Sherman - who is acting as his own agent this offseason - plans to meet with Seahawks general manager John Schneider and head coach Pete Carroll . "Haven't been told anything", he reportedly said. Since 2011, Sherman has posted 368 combined tackles, one sack, 32 interceptions and two defensive touchdowns. Read More »

Look out, SEC: Star freshman Michael Porter Jr. back for conference tourney

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Missouri coach Cuonzo Martin met with the media Wednesday at Scottrade Center in St. Louis, the site of the tournament. Martin said Porter Jr. could play five different positions for the Tigers. His doctor gave him the okay to return to basketball in late February 2018. Martin alerted the media of Porter's return Tuesday, with the news eventually broken via SEC Network's Paul Finebaum. Read More »

Peyton Manning Sells Papa John's Restaurants

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Pizza Hut (the best chain pizza, if you're ordering chain pizza, and friends I have ordered plenty of chain pizza) has already replaced Papa John's as the NFL's official pizza. "Pizza Hut was announced as the new official pizza chain of the National Football League the following day". Schnatter later apologized for his comments. Read More »

IAAF could expel Russian Federation for failing to act on doping

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After accusations of the state-sponsored doping for a period running from 2008 to 2015, IAAF trained its gunsights on Russian Federation. Andersen added that RUSAF "has still not demonstrated that it has fixed previous legal issues that meant it was unable to enforce provisional doping bans". Read More »

Conor McGregor Mocks 50 Cent & Floyd Mayweather In Forbes Richest Post

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McGregor said he promised Ronaldo he would do so when the pair trained together in 2016 . " Making deals and TAKING deals! ". "Kings recognize Kings! I am really interested to see this year's Forbes highest paid athletes list". The kings of trolling were back at it Monday night when 50 Cent & Conor McGregor chose to go at each other on Instagram again. Famous rapper and "Power" star 50 Cent was on McGregor's radar and came in for some digs. Read More »

Mavs' Cuban denies sexual assault allegation

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Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban denied a claim by a woman in OR that he put his hand down her trousers while posing for a photo in 2011. No charges were filed in the aftermath. Regarding the alleged victim's expression, McGuire also said, "Her teeth are clenched, eyes wider than the other pictures and brow raised showing a look of surprise and strain." "I stand behind that report 1,000 percent". Read More »

Mourinho happy after stunning comeback

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But Chris Smalling got one back for United and Romelu Lukaku equalised with 14 minutes remaining. "I can not tell you because you would have lots of (bleeps), but half of it was tactical information". With Paul Pogba and Alexis Sanchez particularly profligate, United was terrible in the first half and conceded the opening goal when Andros Townsend's shot from the edge of the area spun into the top corner off the back of United defender Victor Lindelof in the 11th. Read More »

Hilarious referee blunder sees former Leeds and Wednesday striker shown red

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A rather freakish incident all stemming from the decision to award Thurrock a goal-kick despite a clear touch from a defender before the ball went out. In a game against East Thurrock, Watt was shown a yellow card by referee Dean Hulme for kicking the ball away. Fortunately it was all cleared up as Hempstead Town's captain was called over and explained the situation and the decision was reversed. Read More »

Manslaughter investigation launched into death of Fiorentina captain Davide Astori

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The point here is that numerous Cagliari players knew Astori well because he spent six seasons with the Sardinian club, playing in 174 Serie A games for them. "Sunday will very touching, the Franchi will embrace his daughter, his partner, his brothers and his parents". He spent eight years at the club and had loan spells at Roma and Fiorentina before moving permanently to the latter two years ago. Read More »

Warner and de Kock charged by the ICC

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CCTV footage showed Warner apparently turning on De Kock as the players walked up a narrow staircase leading to the dressing rooms during the tea break on Sunday. "I'm not surprised (de Kock is challenging the charge); not bothered; it doesn't affect the way we're going to go about this Test". It is possible de Kock's punishment could be upgraded to something more severe but that is considered highly unlikely. Read More »

South African triathlete has legs mutilated by chainsaw weilding attackers

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Gwala was taken to a hospital when found on the side of the road by a security company. De la Porte said she spent the whole day with Gwala at Inkosi Albert Luthuli Central Hospital. "Blade too blunt and only got half way through one and started on the other". Police are investigating the case as attempted murder, according to the BBC . Read More »

CBI arrests Gitanjali Group VP in PNB fraud case

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The CBI has registered two separate FIRs in the fraud and most of the accused are common in both the instances. The scandal involving Choksi and his nephew diamantaire Nirav Modi was unearthed in the last week of January, after the PNB filed a case with CBI of financial irregularity to the tune of Rs 280 crore. Read More »

Gonzaga blitzes BYU in second half to win WCC Tournament championship

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Johnathan Williams scored six of the Bulldogs' eight points during a 2½-minute stretch that pushed the lead to 61-36, and Killian Tillie scored 10 straight Gonzaga points to make it 73-47 with 10½ to play in the second half. Gonzaga won both meetings with BYU during the regular season, by eight points in Spokane and 14 in Provo. "They seemed to flip a switch and create some havoc". Read More »

Mclaren endure trouble in final pre-season test

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The reigning champion made gradual progress up the order throughout the afternoon, eventually overhauling Pierre Gasly's Toro Rosso using soft tyres and then improving to a best time of 1m20.808s. Vandoorne again had the problem solved, only to just take three more laps before the lunch break. "Those problems could have affected any of the three teams, so of course it's an issue for us", Renault technical director Bob Bell said. Read More »

The Diamondbacks are bringing back their iconic bullpen cart

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It's not all for tradition. The Diamondbacks have sold a sponsorship to a courier service called OnTrac, which will have its logo plastered on the bullpen vehicle. The Milwaukee Brewers used a motorcycle with a sidecar at that point. They eventually became passe in favor of having entrance songs played when new players come in. Read More »

Deontay Wilder remains undefeated with 10th-round KO of Luis Ortiz

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Most of the heavyweight division has avoided Ortiz for years, and Wilder has gone out of his way to book a fight with the veteran. "How many times? They hiding", Wilder said , as relayed by ESPN . "And I was able to do that". This easily was his toughest bout. I had it 87-83 Ortiz going into the 10th round. Ortiz, 38, is 28-1. "In this sport, any punch can end a fight", Ortiz said. Read More »

Ross Taylor blasts Black Caps to memorable win against England

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Not even centuries from Jonny Bairstow and Joe Root could give England enough runs on a small University Oval ground as England threw away their chance to make a monumental score. Yet the demise of Bairstow sparked a bad England collapse and even though they mustered 335 for nine they were under par for conditions and gave New Zealand the chance to level what has been a brilliant 50-over series. Read More »

Every ESPN Insider polled thinks Kirk Cousins is going to the Vikings

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In an article written by Ralph Vacchiano of SNY.com, he confirmed that the Jets are indeed anxious about Cousins picking the Vikings over them and are preparing for their "Plan B" at quarterback this offseason. However, most of the mentioned organizations were reportedly considering offering short-term contracts to the player that would span three years at best. Read More »

NFL Draft: Possible options for New York Giants at No. 2 pick

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At this point, the Giants have their fair share options and might not go wrong with picking Barkley or a quarterback like Rosen or Mayfield . Jackson might get over-drafted after a strong combine performance where he will be among the fastest participants in the 2018 class. Read More »

Klopp: We did the job and that was it tonight

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Porto have been busy trying to forget that first leg humiliation by creating a mountain of goals themselves. There are several figures that have been on the periphery of the squad but who could make a positive impact as the season draws to a close - should they be given some more game time? The last of those matches was against their bitter rivals Sporting Lisbon on Friday night and Porto won the game 2-1. Read More »

Bracketology: How Michigan State, Michigan could both start NCAA Tournament in Detroit

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I still think one meaningful win in the Big 12 Tournament should be their key to get in. Those 13 conference wins happened because Nebraska was in a weak conference. Bobby Hurley's backcourt ranks among the best in the country, with Tra Holder leading the way, and they've got some big wins to their credit. "I'm a guy that when you have struggles, you look in the mirror and face them so that they don't happen again, " Painter said. Read More »

Jaguars unlikely to franchise tag Allen Robinson

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A second-round pick by the Jags in 2014, the 6-foot-3, 211 pound Robinson is the big red zone target the 49ers now lack, something that likely played into their 27th ranked red zone scoring offense last season. His production dipped in 2016 because of Blake Bortels' struggles, and the injury last season may have brought his tenure as a Jaguar to a disappointing end. Read More »

Arsenal fans' group votes overwhelmingly for Wenger to go

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Backing for Arsene Wenger from the Arsenal fanbase appears to be waning, with 88 per cent of a prominent supporters group voting for termination of his contract at the end of the English Premier League season. "It is important to have everyone behind us". They progressed to the last 16 of the Europa League , where AC Milan lie in wait this week , despite a 2-1 second-leg loss to Swedish minnows Ostersunds. Read More »

Former Missouri star Aldon Smith arrested

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Smith's legal counsel to arrange a day and time for Mr. Smith to surrender himself and to be processed for the warrant". "I wish the best for Aldon". Minnesota Vikings' Adrian Peterson (28) trades jerseys with Oakland Raiders' Aldon Smith (99) after their National Football League game at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, Calif., on Sunday, Nov. Read More »

Mourinho Reveals What He Told His Players At Half Time Against Palace

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The United boss went on to acknowledge his players "accepted the risk" in the second half, best summarised in Matic's game-winning strike, his first goal for the club. Benteke almost restored Palace's lead two minutes later, but De Gea sprung to his right to make a wonder save. Christian Benteke collected the ball on the left and moved inside before squaring to Townsend, whose first-time shot from 19 yards out took a deflection off Victor Lindelof on its way into the top-right corner of the ... Read More »

Kyle Fuller to Receive Transition Tag from Bears

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Kyle Fuller most likely will be back with the Bears in 2018, after the team place the transition tag on the veteran cornerback on Tuesday. Slapping the transition designation on Fuller means the Bears can match any offer the 26-year-old cover man might receive on the open market. Read More »

Buff NFL referee Ed Hochuli calling it a career

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Although Ed is retiring, his son Shawn has been hired as one of the two replacements. Hochuli, 67, graduated from Canyon del Oro High School in Tucson and later returned to the city to earn a degree from the University of Arizona law school. Read More »

GAME OVER: NFL Team WON'T HIRE Free-Agents Who KNEEL During Anthem

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The team could make waves during free agency, if there's any merit to a perception that's making the rounds in the agents community. "I spoke with two National Football League agents this week who said word is the Texans aren't interested in any players who participated in pregame kneel-downs in protest of police brutality", the Houston Chronicle's Jerome Solomon writes. Read More »

Tottenham Hotspur vs Juventus - Betting Tips and Predictions

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Real Madrid and Borussia Dortmund? Spurs have secured a place in the Premier League's top four spots over the past two seasons under Pochettino. "People started to respect Tottenham more". "I feel the club and team is growing stronger every season". It's likely Spurs will have to cope with the added threat of his compatriot, though, with Paulo Dybala expected to play. Read More »

Bills sign veteran running back Chris Ivory

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He has an average of 4.4 yards per carry and scored a total of 28 touchdowns in eight seasons in the NFL. NFL Network first reported his compensation. He had his best season in 2015 as a member of the New York Jets , when he carried the ball 247 times for 1,070 yards and seven touchdowns. He also caught a career-high 30 passes that season, showing he could contribute in the passing game, and played in the Pro Bowl as a replacement player. Read More »