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After mocking Parkland shooting survivor, advertisers drop Laura Ingraham


Hogg said on CNN: "I think it's great that corporate America is standing with me and the rest of my friends because when you come against any one of us, whether it be me or anybody else, you are coming against all of us". He urged his followers to contact the companies and encourage them to back out in support of him. Ingraham announced she was taking a pre-planned break with her children for Easter after Hogg successfully rallied his social media following and pressured companies to ... Read More »

Stephens claims Miami title


Stephens took the next six games on the spin to win her sixth WTA title, while also maintaining a ideal record in finals. Ostapenko came into the encounter having not lost a set, an impressive statistic considering she has taken part in five tie-breaks over the last 12 days. Read More »

Mourinho invites rival into news conference after United win

However the Red Devils remain on course for their best finish in the Premier League since Sir Alex Ferguson won the 2012/13 title in his final season with the club. "There is still work to be done because against lesser teams, we have had more trouble". The France global has been dropped for many of United's biggest games in recent times after a string of poor performances. Read More »

Alderweireld no longer first-choice at Spurs


Choosing between Courtois and Tottenham stopper Hugo Lloris proved a real tough decision, but the Belgian gets the nod. Spurs are the only team with an unbeaten Premier League record in 2018 (W7, D3). The Belgian can do most things with a football, he can dribble and passes the ball well. That's one of Mousa's main qualities, is that he's that strong on the ball. Read More »

Giancarlo Stanton Homers in First At-Bat as a Yankee

Yankees star Giancarlo Stanton acknowledges feeling a flicker of nerves before his first at-bat in Thursday's 6-1 win over the Blue Jays . While this day often brings optimism that sometimes isn't warranted, there is reason to expect big things from both of New York's baseball teams. Read More »

College basketball: Villanova stamps itself as nation's elite in Final Four run


They have made third-seeded MI an early favorite over the 11th-seeded Ramblers and figure Villanova should handle Kansas in a more conventional matchup of No. Second, they have 4-5 guys anyone of whom can make the big shot. "We haven't always been good here". "I'm really hoping we have a great two games and come out with something big at the end", Kaun added. Read More »

Venus survives marathon battle against Bertens in Miami


Konta, who struggled with a back issue in the latter stages of the contest, had been in impressive form in the build-up to the clash with the world No. Konta held for 3-1 despite barely landing a first serve in the court, but was then broken back and slipped to 3-4, when she summoned on her coach, Michael Joyce, from the stands. Read More »

Former Michigan State dean faces charges stemming from Nassar scandal


A former Michigan State University (MSU) dean, who was the supervisor of disgraced gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar, was arrested Monday on unknown charges. When he returned to the clinic in 2014, Nassar and Strampel agreed to a new set of guidelines to use when he was treating patients in sensitive areas. Read More »

British yachtsman John Fisher goes missing in round-the-world race


Now, with the forecast worsening and night falling, the team has made the hard decision to head for landfall, 1,200 nautical miles away in South America. Mr Fisher is a member of the Christies Sailing Club based at Christies Beach in Adelaide's south, and the club has expressed its concerns on Facebook. Read More »

Monday's National Basketball Association roundup: Fultz returns as 76ers triumph


With Philadelphia having clinched a playoff berth for the first time since 2012, Fultz decided the time was right to return from the injured shoulder and busted confidence that had cost him all but four games of his rookie season. "I'm not sure I have the answer. I give that kid credit". Injuries aren't predictable, but the Sixers have used these injuries to turn a "lost" season into a growing experience and a transitional year. Read More »

Wales v Uruguay preview: Ryan Giggs aims for China Cup success


He is only young and he had been so close for the previous year so congratulations to Gareth. Bale was on fire for Wales as he scored a hatrick to become Wales's new all-time record goalscorer in their 6-0 win over China in the China Cup that saw him reach 29 worldwide goals, one more than Liverpool legend Ian Rush . Read More »

Ronaldo, Salah face off, Portugal beats Egypt


By the time hit 90 minutes, Portugal still hadn't scored a goal . And my word, twitter erupted! Not content with that, Ronaldo scored again with another header, once more from a Quaresma pass, this time from the right, with the final move of the game. Read More »

Ricciardo Credits the W09 for Hamilton Pole


He's twice finished third in the driver's standings, and past year was fifth behind his Mercedes and Ferrari rivals. "It's really my focus just to come out on the right foot here in Melbourne and try to hopefully fight for a title this year", Ricciardo said at the conference, a sentiment that was clearly echoed when we caught up. Read More »

Loyola Chicago Ramblers Final Four Gear & Apparel 2018


Michigan's biggest lead was 10 points with 2:21 left in the second half, but the Seminoles scored the next seven points and had a chance to tie it. When shots aren't falling, MI knows it can rely on defense, discipline and tenacity. MI is headed to its first Final Four in five years with another upset-minded opponent waiting. "The way MI was shooting free throws, do you continue to foul and extend the game?" The Wolverines were a popular pick to make the Final Four out of the West Region ... Read More »

Steph Curry Suffers Left Knee Injury In First Game Back


The Warriors are 41-10 with Curry this season while scoring 118.7 points per game. "52 points", Warriors coach Steve Kerr joked. The Hawks, who led by as many as 15 in the first half, hung within 90-86 on a free throw by Dewayne Dedmon with 5:45 to play. Read More »

Usain Bolt Begins Trials With German Giants Borussia Dortmund. See Photos


Dortmund also shared a video of him doing a basic training with the team, including Marco Reus, Mario Goetze and Andre Schurrle. Usain Bolt has spoken to Jose Mourinho about a possible playing career at Old Trafford. "He is talented, but if he wants to make it at the top level, there are still a few things to do", said the Austrian. "It was good. I had fun with the guys and they were very welcoming", Bolt , who signed dozens of autographs, told reporters after his one-hour workout. Read More »

What Daniel Bryan's return means to WWE


What do you make of the lengths Daniel Bryan went to in order to receive clearance from WWE? The WWE's medical director Dr. Joseph Maroon has cleared Bryan to return as well. No official plans have been made for WrestleMania just yet, but according to wrestling journalists such as Dave Meltzer, as well as Daniel Bryan himself, if he were to get cleared, WrestleMania 34 was the plan. Read More »

Indigo hit with more snags


There have been at least two cases, as DGCA documents indicate, where both engines of aircraft required replacement. IndiGo had on 18 March said that it had withdrawn two A320neo aircraft, the first operating on Bengaluru-Delhi route after metal chips were observed on one of the engines, and the second operating on Delhi-Srinagar due to hydraulic leakage. Read More »

Allen Robinson recruiting former teammate Allen Hurns to join him in Chicago


The Jets have plenty of money available, especially considering how much they had set aside to make a run at Kirk Cousins. Robinson totaled 1,400 yards and 14 touchdowns that year while Hurns went for 1,031 yards and 10 scores. But, if the Saints are seriously pursuing Hurns, his comments to the radio station on Tuesday indicate that having Drew Brees could help. Cole, an undrafted free agent from Kentucky Wesleyan, caught 42 passes for 748 yards and three touchdowns. Read More »