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Carr, Watkins lead Penn State over No. 8 Ohio State

Carr, Watkins lead Penn State over No. 8 Ohio State

Ohio State has won four straight heading into its game at Penn State on Thursday night. The Nittany Lions had a 24-point halftime advantage and grew it to 30, 51-21, before Ohio State made a 16-4 run to cut the lead to 55-37. The victory marks the first ever 19-win season for coach Patrick Chambers , and was the seventh win in eight games for the Nittany Lions. Andre Wesson , thrust into the starting lineup after the suspension of Kam Williams , has been a defensive spark for an ... Read More

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Disney sets opening date for Toy Story Land

Disney sets opening date for Toy Story Land

Once guests arrive in Andy's backyard, they will be greeted by iconic Toy Story characters, including Woody, Jessie and Buzz Lightyear. And for those that are hungry, restaurant Woody's Lunch Box will serve up tasty meals and old-fashioned soda floats from a walk-up window setting. Read More

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South African police raid Gupta compound as part of Zuma corruption probe

South African police raid Gupta compound as part of Zuma corruption probe

Shortly after dawn, a dozen Hawks police officers sealed off a street leading to the Gupta mansion in Johannesburg's upscale Saxonwold suburb. "More arrests are expected". The Guptas and Zuma have denied all allegations of wrongdoing. Last week new Public Protector Busi Mkhwebane found that the US$18 million tender given to the Estina Dairy Company was awarded "irregularly and without following the prescripts of the government's procurement policy". Read More

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Chris Mazdzer Wins US's First Men's Singles Olympic Luge Medal

Chris Mazdzer Wins US's First Men's Singles Olympic Luge Medal

In doing so, Mazdzer became the first American man to win a medal in men's singles, which debuted at the 1964 Winter Games . Stay tuned for more Olympics coverage on Just Jared . German Felix Loch, who has won three consecutive gold medals, was in first in the last run but hit the wall and ended up fifth. The U.S. had already medaled in women's singles luge - Erin Hamlin was the first to do so, winning bronze in 2014 - as well as doubles luge. Read More

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Four-goal Aguero runs riot as Man City rout Leicester

Four-goal Aguero runs riot as Man City rout Leicester

Talismanic Belgium pass master, Kevin De Bruyne , located Sterling with his trademark passes for the opener of the game. "Now it's important to move on together and prepare for the next game". The next penetrating pass from the boot of De Bruyne came in the form of a low through-ball behind the defence into Aguero's path. If not for Leicester's haphazard defending in the second half, their attackers might have given City a run for their money. Read More

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Yoel Romero's Manager Offers Update on Leg Injury After UFC 221

Yoel Romero's Manager Offers Update on Leg Injury After UFC 221

UFC 221's co-main event of the evening features a heavyweight bout between the heavy-handed Mark Hunt and Curtis Blaydes. We will bring you all the results starting at 3:30 PM Pacific Time. "Rockhold is a very good athlete and an awesome fighter", Romero said after the fight. Shortly after Romero's win, Whittaker took to Twitter to congratulate his rival in his own language. Read More

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Liverpool's predicted XI for their trip to Southampton

Liverpool's predicted XI for their trip to Southampton

Returning centre-half Virgil van Dijk tasted victory in the league for the first time since his £75m move to Merseyside from Southampton in January as Klopp chalked up his 50th win as Reds boss. Southampton versus Liverpool games are like a derby nowadays so the fans and players should be well up for this one. He said: " Southampton's win at West Brom last weekend was big for them because they had waited so long for a Premier League win - 12 games and 10 weeks to be exact - and ... Read More

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Australia restrict England to 137-7 in T20

Australia restrict England to 137-7 in T20

The hosts continued their flawless T20I run to make it to the tri-series final which will be played in Auckland on February 21. England need back-to-back wins over the Black Caps in Wellington and Hamilton to stand any chance of heading home with the silverware but Buttler believes a desire to right some wrongs will boost them. Read More

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Celtic, Man Utd lead tributes to former midfielder Miller

Celtic, Man Utd lead tributes to former midfielder Miller

Sir Alex, who signed the Republic of Ireland midfielder for United in 2004, said: "I am very sad to hear that Liam has died. So very sad. Thoughts and prayers with his friends and family". "At the end of that season, Liam moved on to Manchester United but had already made a strong mark at Celtic Park and the players were extremely disappointed to see him go". Read More

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Johnson shares lead as McIlroy five-putts at Pebble Beach

Johnson shares lead as McIlroy five-putts at Pebble Beach

World No.1 Dustin Johnson got his tournament off to a flyer with a 67 at Spyglass Hill placing him at five under, and he shares sixth alongside leading Australian Cameron Percy (66, Monterey Peninsula Country Club ). A two-time victor of the PGA Tour event, Johnson started on the back nine and holed five birdies, before three in four helped him into the lead. However, the 24-year-old Texan is confident he will make improvements soon as he looks to defend his Pebble Beach Pro-Am title ... Read More

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Mohamed Salah vows to stay at Liverpool

The Egypt worldwide, who has been on fire under Jurgen Klopp this time out, has been linked with a move to Real Madrid this summer. This unrivalled level of confidence (not arrogance, remember) is perhaps what has got the former Chelsea man to where he is today, with his instinctive attacking play surely only encouraged by Jurgen Klopp who places so much faith in his players' ability. Read More

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11 minute scoring drought dooms Illini in loss to Ohio State

11 minute scoring drought dooms Illini in loss to Ohio State

The Fighting Illini actually lost their first eight games in conference before winning their last two in a row against in and Rutgers. Even one of the most ineffective stretches of basketball all season didn't put the game out of reach. We could get another high-scoring series this weekend. That's this team's downfall. "It should be a pretty big hostile environment, so we'll be prepared for anything". Read More

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Netherlands Confirm Former Everton Boss As New Manager

Netherlands Confirm Former Everton Boss As New Manager

Ronald Koeman has been appointed Holland coach on a four-and-a-half year contract. During his playing career, Koeman made 78 appearances for the Dutch national side. On Twitter , he wrote: "I am proud to finally announce that I am the new manager of the Dutch national team". Two years later Koeman even was favorite to take the job, but the KNVB eventually ignored Koeman and preferred the return of Hiddink. Read More

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Q for solution of Kashmir issue as per United Nations resolutions

Q for solution of Kashmir issue as per United Nations resolutions

The event was organized by Kashmir Council Europe (KC-EU) in order to express solidarity with people of Kashmir suffering from crimes committed by Indian occupation forces for the last seven decades. The embassy of Pakistan in Tehran observed Kashmir Solidarity Day on Monday to express unity with the Kashmiri people who have always been struggling for self-determination in northern India. Read More

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ESPN's Schefter: Washington considers tagging QB Kirk Cousins

The Redskins , once the deal for Smith can be made official, will surrender cornerback Kendall Fuller and a 2018 third-round pick to the Chiefs . Cousins, who is expected to become a free agent, will have no shortage of suitors. On the one hand, Cousins could have some say in where he would be traded as he could simply refuse to sign a long-term contract with a team he is not interested in playing for. Read More

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Potential Barcelona lineup against Espanyol

Potential Barcelona lineup against Espanyol

The opener came after Espanyol had a goal disallowed in the 47th minute after Leo Baptistao was judged to have run the ball out of play before cutting it back to Esteban Granero who found the net. "I know it hurt them and I used sarcasm to annoy them". "Some of the fans here have been directing insults at me and my family for a long time ". I know a lot of Espanyol fans that are good people but those at the top don't report those insulting chants. Read More

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Pelicans, Bulls Reach Agreement On Nikola Mirotic Trade

Pelicans, Bulls Reach Agreement On Nikola Mirotic Trade

The Pelicans first round pick that was sent to Chicago is a protected selection in the top-5 for 2018, a top-8 in 2019 while unprotected for 2020 said league sources. That means Mirotic would likely be on the move again. And while the New Orleans sit seventh in the Western Conference as of this writing, that could change dramatically if they keep making moves as such as these. Read More

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Italy to hold talks with Chelsea boss Conte

Chelsea's title defence is nearly over after Wednesday's surprise 3-0 loss at home to Bournemouth left the Londoners 18 points behind runaway Premier League leaders Manchester City . My desire is to respect this contract. "I must be honest. No". However, when speaking in a press conference on Friday, Conte won't be drawn on speculation surrounding himself with the Italian National Team, as he is quoted by The Standard. Read More

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Klopp refutes Van Dijk weight-loss claims

Klopp refutes Van Dijk weight-loss claims

Liverpool legend Jamie Carragher has shared his honest opinion on £75m signing Virgil van Dijk ahead of Sunday's mouth-watering Premier League clash against Spurs. He said that Liverpool therefore had "the opportunity" to start Lovren and Matip after the former had been "ill before", noting that the duo were "two completely fit players". Read More

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Man City make final Riyad Mahrez offer in cash-plus-player deal

Man City make final Riyad Mahrez offer in cash-plus-player deal

The report suggests that Guardiola feels that he may need to add more firepower to his squad, as he will be without the services of injured Gabriel Jesus and Leroy Sane for the next couple of weeks. It looks like Mahrez is finally getting his move away from Leicester City . " Right now I say the same thing as I said in the case of Alexis Sanchez and [Aymeric] Laporte that here is not the best place to talk about that ". Read More

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