Thursday July 20-th, 2017

Fans Pay Tribute to Cheick Tiote Fans Pay Tribute to Cheick Tiote

Tiote was capped 52 times by Ivory Coast and was in their squads for both the 2010 and 2014 World Cups. Another said: "Although I'm not a fan of Beijing Enterprises club, we are both people who love football and I feel sorry for him". "It's sad. My...

Bacsinszky, Ostapenko in French Open semi-final battle Bacsinszky, Ostapenko in French Open semi-final battle

She is the first teenager to make the last four at Roland Garros since Ana Ivanovic in 2007. "I knew she would be a formidable opponent", the 30th seed grinned. The unseeded Ostapenko will face Swiss Bacsinszky in an unlikely last-four encounte...

1000 injured in panic after soccer game

It was Zidane's stunning volley against Bayer Leverkusen that won Real the 2002 title in Glasgow, while a year ago, five months after replacing Rafael Benitez as coach, he breathed new life into a demotivated team and took them to the Champions Le...

Judge gives 'go ahead' in Flint water lead-contamination lawsuit Judge gives 'go ahead' in Flint water lead-contamination lawsuit

When it became too expensive, Flint city officials chose to pull water from the contaminated Flint River. Phil Stair , who was a sales manager at the Genesee County Land Bank, was recorded using racial slurs by local water activist Chelsea Ly...

Cities, states and companies vow to stick to the Paris climate agreement

EPA head Scott Pruitt dodges, refuses to say if Trump believes human activity contributes to climate change . To remain aligned with the Paris Agreement, cities will be focusing on expanding renewable energy sources for utilities, launching infras...

George Conway hits Trump over travel ban tweet George Conway hits Trump over travel ban tweet

CNN had been told previously Trump was expected to nominate Conway to run the Justice Department's civil division, which handles legal challenges to major administration initiatives, or even solicitor general. Conway's wife, during an appearance on ...

Camille Herron, Bongmusa Mthembu win 2017 Comrades Marathon Camille Herron, Bongmusa Mthembu win 2017 Comrades Marathon

Ngubane who runs for the Nedbank Running Club finished in a time of 6:09:27. Mthembu, who won the Comrades "down" run in 2014 and bagged silver at the 100km World Championships last year, became the first South African man in 27 years to win the pr...

ICC Champions Trophy: SL captain Upul Tharanga suspended for 2 games ICC Champions Trophy: SL captain Upul Tharanga suspended for 2 games

The world's second most influential bowler in ODIs produced a magnificent spell of 4/27, swinging the game decisively in South Africa's favour. The guts of South Africa's 299 were provided by Amla and Faf du Plessis . He added 145 runs with ...

Ex-MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden dies at 35

The hospital released a medical bulletin on Monday announcing his death, having said last week that Hayden had suffered severe cerebral damage and multiple traumatic injuries . Members of the rider's family, including his mother Rose and brother T...

The Blackhawks weren't alone: Predators incredible runs continues to Stanley Cup Final The Blackhawks weren't alone: Predators incredible runs continues to Stanley Cup Final

NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly, right, presents the Clarence S. Campbell Bowl to the Nashville Predators after the Predators beat the Anaheim Ducks in Game 6 of the Western Conference final in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup pla. Anaheim lost in t...

Why the Cleveland Cavaliers will win the NBA Finals

The 2006 Heat, 2008 Celtics, 2011 Mavericks, 2012 Heat and 2016 Cavaliers all won despite wearing the dog tag. Third time's the charm. The Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors , two teams dripping with stars and the biggest names global...

Wrong number text leads couple to free Stanley Cup tickets Wrong number text leads couple to free Stanley Cup tickets

The New York Rangers have Mats Zuccarello and no one else and both of those teams had excellent seasons. The Penguins finally generated some shots. Guentzel, 22, is a wide-eyed kid out of Omaha, Neb., with a mess of short blond hair, who played...

Pens' Nick Bonino on crutches, game-time decision for Game 3 Pens' Nick Bonino on crutches, game-time decision for Game 3

Sidney Crosby is the Penguins' best player and an argument can always be made that he is the MVP no matter what the situation. On the faceoff front, he took personal responsibility. "The amusing thing about it was my youngest daughter is 5, and sh...

Hazard: I would consider Real Madrid offer Hazard: I would consider Real Madrid offer

He spoke to the official Chelsea website and said: "The Champions League is a very hard competition with many good teams who are capable of reaching the semi-finals and the final". "For me it's better to win every game in the season and not sco...

Ronaldo back to break new ground at Champions League final Ronaldo back to break new ground at Champions League final

Real knocked out city rivals Atletico with a 4-2 aggregate win and are looking to defend the title they won past year. "We have to defend our title and we have that motivational extra of being the first team in history to win it twice in a row", sa...

A look at the key duels in the Champions League final

Coming to Juve, the Serie A title victor has been unbeaten in Europe this season and is going into its second final in three years having conceded only three goals . "We are the first team to win it two years in a row and I scored two goals ". It...

'Young boy' Ronaldo still hungry for glory

In his home city, the Wales global came off the bench as Madrid claimed a 4-1 win in Sunday's (AEST) final. Then came the Club World Cup with Real Madrid, then the end of a five-year Spanish title drought before new highs were reached in the Champion...

Ex-Real Madrid striker Pedja Mijatovic: Dani Alves very unintelligent Ex-Real Madrid striker Pedja Mijatovic: Dani Alves very unintelligent

Chelsea are considering a surprise move for Dani Alves after the Premier League champions were made aware of the Juventus right-back's availability, according to reports. And the Brazilian could win the third treble of his career if Juventus b...

Analyst Activity - Barclays PLC Reiterates Overweight on Tesoro (NYSE:TSO) Analyst Activity - Barclays PLC Reiterates Overweight on Tesoro (NYSE:TSO)

It increased, as 41 investors sold TSO shares while 174 reduced holdings. The investment managers in our partner's database now have: 105.36 million shares, up from 98.54 million shares in 2016Q3. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a h...

Prosecutors to drop charges in Stanley Cup dead catfish toss

Plus, he's played great through 16 games in the Western conference, leading the Preds to their first ever Final appearance. Matt Murray was keeping them in the game because the second-year goaltender is as steady as they come, and big besides.

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