Friday November 16-th, 2018

Liberia Elects Soccer Star George Weah Its Next President Liberia Elects Soccer Star George Weah Its Next President

Legal challenges delayed the vote to replace Sirleaf, and turnout was low. The country's election commission said 56 percent of the country's 2.2 million registered voters cast ballots in the runoff, which was contested twice in court amid claims of ...

Gerald Green available to make his Rockets' debut on Thursday Gerald Green available to make his Rockets' debut on Thursday

Though they remain the No. 1 seed in the East, their flaws have become more glaring. Boston will not have forwards Jaylen Brown and Semi Ojeleye for the second straight game. He had missed three of the previous four games due to a heel injury. ...

Former International Soccer Star George Weah Is Liberia's Next President Former International Soccer Star George Weah Is Liberia's Next President

Governor Fayose called on the UN Secretary-General, António Guterres to withdraw the nomination of Obassanjo as a mediator in Liberia, noting that; "Obasanjo, who was a major actor in the Liberia's 2005 election crisis lacked moral rights to be a med...

James Washington sets OSU receiving record as Cowboys knock off Virginia Tech James Washington sets OSU receiving record as Cowboys knock off Virginia Tech

Receiver Henri Murphy went up to snag a jump ball on third-and-9 to gain 24 yards, setting up back-to-back runs by Jackson , the second of which went for 13 yards and a touchdown on an option play to give the Hokies a 7-3 lead with 7:59 left in the ...

National Basketball Association admits refs missed Kevin Durant's late fouls on LeBron James National Basketball Association admits refs missed Kevin Durant's late fouls on LeBron James

When asked if officials should be allowed to retroactively assess a foul that was originally a no call if they see it while undergoing a replay review, James said, "I believe so". That's not transparency. If anything it's putting the official on th...

Harry Kane is the best striker I've played with - Hugo Lloris Harry Kane is the best striker I've played with - Hugo Lloris

And it has emerged that Kane is only the 35th best paid player in the Premier League, with players such as Javier Hernandez , Christian Benteke , James Milner and Chris Smalling earning more than him at the moment. It's a amusing song for our fans ...

OC Matt Canada and LSU expected to part ways following Citrus Bowl OC Matt Canada and LSU expected to part ways following Citrus Bowl

That's what our focus is to beat Notre Dame". Canada's season at LSU didn't go as planned. LSU may be seeing a change in their offensive game sooner rather than later. NOLA reports Canada will coach in the game. If people leave, we have guys li...

Canes prepare for Orange Bowl against Wisconsin Canes prepare for Orange Bowl against Wisconsin

The game will be just the fifth-ever meeting between the two teams, who have remarkably different personalities; the Hurricanes gained national attention for their flashy "turnover chain", while the Badgers relied on a steady defense and run game...

Giants hire Gettleman as GM Giants hire Gettleman as GM

In 2015, Gettleman was chosen The Sporting News' NFL Executive of the Year after the Panthers finished an NFL-best 15-1 record and advanced to Super Bowl 50. The only outsider in the process was ESPN analyst Louis Riddick. NY is still looking for a...

National Football League fans offended by anthem kneeling could receive refunds National Football League fans offended by anthem kneeling could receive refunds

Representative Milo Smith , of the 59th district in Columbus, is championing the law, which he says stemmed from his experience attending a September contest where the Colts survived a second-half rally to defeat the Cleveland Browns 31-28.

Glitch in computer lotto system denies winners their money Glitch in computer lotto system denies winners their money

Coggins herself paid about $100 to buy tickets. Doyle has been playing this lottery since its inception and said he has won in the past, but never this much. Had all gone as planned, no more than five identical play symbols would have been printed ...

LeBron James fires at officials after Kevin Durant foul debacle LeBron James fires at officials after Kevin Durant foul debacle

In Cleveland's final possessions, Durant appeared to foul James two different times, but there was no call. Embiid, who has been battling a bad back, powered through a big-man duel with Enes Kanter, who had a season-high 31 points and a career-best...

Photographer Accuses Twins' Miguel Sano of Assault Photographer Accuses Twins' Miguel Sano of Assault

In replies to the tweet , Bissen said the Twins knew nothing about the incident. The struggle lasted 10 minutes, according to Bissen. MPR News has reached out to Bissen for further comment. But it did not stop the Twins handing Sano one of the b...

CFL commissioner clears way for Johnny Manziel to play in league

However, Mr. Manziel will be eligible to sign a contract for the 2018 season and, if Mr. Manziel meets certain conditions that have been spelled out by the Commissioner, the CFL will register that contract. The specifics of those conditions are c...

Dez Bryant blames injury for subpar performance this season Dez Bryant blames injury for subpar performance this season

I believe in me". While Prescott has struggled with his accuracy and Bryant has a whopping 12 drops this season, Prescott said the comment was meant to criticize himself. Cowboys officials took note when Prescott took blame for that pick but also ...

Carvalhal appointed as new Swansea manager Carvalhal appointed as new Swansea manager

The Portuguese was sacked by Sky Bet Championship side Sheffield Wednesday on Christmas Eve but has nearly immediately found work in a higher division. "It will be tough and we will need the support of everybody". Discussing the appointment of ...

Novak Djokovic on forgettable 2017: 'A real roller-coaster ride' Novak Djokovic on forgettable 2017: 'A real roller-coaster ride'

Djokovic started hitting balls in Monaco four weeks ago when he began working with Radek Stepanek. I can't wait to get back on the competition level but it was a great experience for me to have. Their match also marks the very first time women have c...

Shooting for Tiger Zinda Hai was challenging: Salman Shooting for Tiger Zinda Hai was challenging: Salman

The Salman Khan and Katirna Kaif starrer flick is not just doing well at the domestic box office but is also doing well internationally. The film is standing atop of the mountain with Rs.190.62 crore to its credit. "When we set out to make Tiger Z...

Mbappe: Why I Turned Down Real For PSG Mbappe: Why I Turned Down Real For PSG

Real Madrid were a lot closer to signing Kylian Mbappe' this summer, despite the player's protestations to the contrary . "He is a hero from my childhood and it was incredible to meet him when I visited Valdebebas", Mbappe was quoted as saying...

Giroud misses Arsenal's match at Crystal Palace Giroud misses Arsenal's match at Crystal Palace

Belgium striker Benteke missed Palace's 1-1 Premier League draw at Swansea on December 23 through suspension. Zaha is, by some distance, Palace's prize asset. With eight goals this season, the French global is the clubs top scorer, however, the 2...

Dave Higgins Reveals How Early Joshua Parker Deal Works Dave Higgins Reveals How Early Joshua Parker Deal Works

Initially, Parker's side demanded 40 percent, with Hearn offering a fraction of that figure. "The Joshua side made a small concession, and the Parker side has made a small concession". It's understood the detailed document contains a number of clause...

Everton Agree First January Signing For £25 Million Everton Agree First January Signing For £25 Million

Everton did sign Sandro Ramriez from Malaga for £5.2m but the Spanish striker has struggled to settle into life in England and has yet to net in the Premier League. However, according to The Sun , the 26-year-old was at Everton's Finch Farm trainin...

Serena Williams set for likely Australian Open comeback after pregnancy Serena Williams set for likely Australian Open comeback after pregnancy

The Mubadala World Tennis Championship 10th edition will run from December 28 to 30 at the International Tennis Center at Zayed Sports City in Abu Dhabi . "It is dubbed an "exhibition", but the tennis this week in Abu Dhabi is great - it is very...

Ashes | Ton-up Alastair Cook leads England's reply on Day 2 Ashes | Ton-up Alastair Cook leads England's reply on Day 2

Stuart Broad , another Englishman under the microscope after playing a negligible part in the first three tests, captured 4-51 as Australia's day one resistance melted in the morning heat. In the last three showpiece Boxing Day Tests, Smith has s...

Overseas tours will 'define' India - Shastri Overseas tours will 'define' India - Shastri

Of the nine series wins, two came in Sri Lanka, one in the Caribbean, and six at home. Vernon Philander was with de Kock and was pushing for a third run, but de Kock sent him back and immediately called for assistance. "That is the beauty of their pr...

  • Indonesian jet crash victim's family sues Boeing

    Indonesian jet crash victim's family sues Boeing

    The family of an Indonesian man killed in a Lion Air jet crash is suing Boeing , alleging that the accident may have been caused by a problem with the flight-control system in its...

  • Amazon staff prepare for the onslaught of Black Friday shopping

    Amazon staff prepare for the onslaught of Black Friday shopping

    All you need to get your hands on the best deals from major retailers is quick fingers, most importantly, knowledge about when exactly the sales will drop, so that you're the first...

  • Flybe up for sale

    Flybe up for sale

    The airline had previously planned to merge with FTSE 250 transport services provider Stobart Group ( LON:STOB ), before the deal was abandoned earlier this year. Chief executive C...

  • Snag in the road for sausage sizzles

    Snag in the road for sausage sizzles

    Bunnings Warehouse, a national chain of almost 300 stores, may not have expected it, but the effort to dispense culinary advice as if it were home fix led to a countrywide meltd...

  • House Republicans Choose Rep. Kevin McCarthy as Minority Leader

    House Republicans Choose Rep. Kevin McCarthy as Minority Leader

    Most of the other leadership races were uncontested and decided on a voice vote. Louisiana Rep. Steve Scalise, who was shot past year during practice for the annual Congression...

  • Honda Passport Will Renew in Los Angeles

    Honda Passport Will Renew in Los Angeles

    The online event kicks off at 6:30 p.m. After rumors swirled at the start of 2018 over a reborn Honda Passport, the brand has confirmed the nameplate's revival. Shortly after dis...

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