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by | January 22, 2018 | 13:42

Paula Beaty, 53, a tech worker from Durham, North Carolina, attended the Las Vegas rally wearing an outfit recalling the women's suffrage movement of the early 20th century. Speakers across the nation criticized President Trump and vowed to protect women's rights, the environment and American ideals of free speech, religious freedom and tolerance.

by | January 22, 2018 | 11:50

The Australian was 43 when he last made it through to the quarters at the Open 41 years ago. Fucsovics had never won a main draw grand slam match before arriving in Melbourne but after winning three rounds the 25-year-old produced a skilful and confident performance to keep second seed Federer on his toes for two sets.

by | January 22, 2018 | 11:20

The player, who is desperate for regular first-team football in order to boost his chances of making England's World Cup squad, is thought to be keen on a move, although a deal is yet to be struck with Liverpool . Dominic Solanke is said to have jumped ahead of him and a move away could be the only way for him to play his way back into the thoughts of England boss Gareth Southgate ahead of the World Cup in Russian Federation.

by | January 22, 2018 | 10:57

The NBA announced Thursday that 11-time Grammy victor Pharrell and his hip-hop-rock band N.E.R.D will headline the halftime show at the 2018 NBA All-Star game in Los Angeles next month. The big game between the best of the Eastern and Western Conference squads kicks of February 18, but before that Hart will take the All-Star stage to open the game and introduce the teams in what fans should expect the feature the funnyman's zany antics.

by | January 22, 2018 | 09:37

For the goal, a delegation of the IPFT headed by its president Narendra Chandra Debbarma attended a meeting on Thursday later the day with BJP leaders. The CPI (M) leader also said that the BJP was trying to unite anti-Left forces in the state to win the polls. They will also issue a joint statement describing common minimum program on which alliance is fixed along with IPFT supremo N C Debbarma.He indicated that his party is in close touch with all the regional parties and mentioned, " ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 09:54

Julie Ertz had plenty of reason to smile Sunday night. USA national team star Julie Ertz was not able to watch her husband, Eagles tight end Zach Ertz , play in Sunday's NFC championship game. Julie scored a goal in the 19th minute against Finland. I'm so excited for them. A reporter covering the Eagles' win then showed Zach the video in the locker room after the game.

by | January 22, 2018 | 07:28

But the 68-year-old has vowed to revive Arsenal's fortunes and, asked this week if this could be his final season, Wenger said: "No, that's not the way I respond". He has a football brain. Speaking on Goals on Sunday, former Arsenal midfielder Thomas says Wenger would not have lasted this long at most other clubs, and though admitting the Frenchman has been good for the club overall, says the board need to act.

by | January 22, 2018 | 06:20

Today, if looking at some small details, I was a little bit up and down on some service games, and he was returning quite good. But I think he's got the game and he's proved to everyone that he can win one of these slams. Australia's wait for a men's champion will now stretch to 43 years but Kyrgios's composure throughout a roller-coaster week will raise fresh hopes among compatriots that the drought may break soon.

by | January 22, 2018 | 05:49

And Wenger isn't ruling out the possibility after seeing Wilshere get back to his best following an ankle fracture he suffered while on loan at Bournemouth last season. "It's easy for me to empathise or say good things about a guy like Arsene Wenger because I can't really understand what there is to say that is not good about him".

by | January 22, 2018 | 05:36

On Saturday, Atletico was held to a 1-1 home draw against Girona, while Valencia lost 2-1 at Las Palmas. He has 10 goals in his last eight matches in all competitions. Ronaldo had only scored four league goals before Sunday's clash with third-from-bottom Deportivo, but the Portuguese added Real's fifth and sixth with a smart volley and a diving header as they moved back above Villarreal and into the Champions League places.

by | January 22, 2018 | 06:27

But the goal at the 84th minute came with a price: the cut on the head, which streamed blood on his usually handsome face. "We will never have a problem between the club and I", he said. Then again, Ronaldo really need not worry about his modelling prospects. There have been reports that five-time Ballon d'Or victor Ronaldo could move in the opposite direction but Mijatovic - who won the Champions League and LaLiga with Madrid - believes Neymar can flourish alongside the Portuguese ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 05:29

The U.S. Open finalist is yet to drop a set at Melbourne Park and is averaging a brisk 62.5 minutes on court through her first four rounds. In the quarterfinals, Keys will play the victor of the later fourth-round match between 2016 Australian champion Angelique Kerber and Hsieh Su-wei.

by | January 22, 2018 | 05:38

Allen, twice a semi-finalist in this tournament, took nearly 40 minutes to secure the ninth frame and then, following a re-rack, Wilson hit back with a finely-crafted break of 84. World number three Trump led 5-2, but Wilson turned the match around, forcing a decider with a 107 break. The 26-year-old - who had produced an epic comeback in his last-four victory over Judd Trump - was not done here and he reduced the deficit back to a single frame before his efforts proved to be in vain as ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 05:40

She did not hold back. Raisman says in the video below, which contains her full statement. "You think this is hard for you?" In court on Friday, Raisman delivered a powerful speech and addressed Nassar directly. Known as an incredibly strong vaulter, Maroney also took home the gold medal on vault at the 2013 World Championship, where she became the first United States female gymnast to defend a World Championships vault title.

by | January 22, 2018 | 04:48

Brandom Gengelbach, executive vice president of economic development for the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce, said it's his understanding that Fort Worth is still in the running for Amazon's second headquarters , as part of the North Texas regional bid .

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:18

Mourinho said this week it would be "great" if Sanchez joined although he remained non-committal. The departing Manchester United midfielder is part of a straight swap with Gunners forward Alexis Sanchez . "I don't know. My involvement in the situation is just to say the reasons why I would like to have the player and no more than that". "After that it's down to them how much they want to give to the player".

by | January 22, 2018 | 04:10

The Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award recognizes "an NFL player for his excellence on and off the field". The award was established in 1970, but renamed in 1999 after Payton, the Hall of Famer and Chicago Bears running back. The Foundation's Receiving Hope program focuses on cancer research and education programming. Olsen and his wife, Kara, established the HEARTest Yard Fund in 2013 after tests revealed their unborn son, T.J., had a rare congenital heart condition called Hypoplastic ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:47

Dzeko, 31, has scored 12 goals for Roma this season, including a double against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in the Champions League in their 3-3 draw in October. "No, I don't know anything about this. It'll be interesting to see whether Chelsea do get Crouchy - I love Crouchy, he's a great lad and what a move for him that would be", he said .

by | January 22, 2018 | 04:01

Games featuring the Wolverines also tend to go under the total (60.0 percent). MI moves to 6-3 in the Big Ten and 17-5 overall. Nati Harnik, AP Michigan's Moritz Wagner is fouled by Nebraska's Glynn Watson Jr., right rear, as Isaiah Roby (15) guards during the first half in Lincoln, Neb., Thursday, Jan.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:44

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has set his players the target of another 10 wins to guarantee a Premier League title triumph. Guardiola was especially pleased with the way his team managed to recover from their stumble on Merseyside.

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:53

The discussions go on for days on end sometimes. Woodson noted that back in the days when the Ravens and Buccaneers were winning titles with quarterbacks like Trent Dilfer and Brad Johnson, defenses could maul their opponents from the start of the play to the finish.

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:05

The current Australian Open champion and 19-time major victor said as long as the players kept talking to one another they didn't need a separate players union, as proposed by Djokovic, to push for more money. Czech Tomas Berdych, twice a semi-finalist in Melbourne , beat Spain's Guillermo Garcia-Lopez 6-3 2-6 6-2 6-3. Federer will face the unseeded Hungarian Marton Fucsovics in the fourth round on Monday following his win over Gasquet.

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:27

Gronkowski had one reception for 21 yards before leaving. The Patriots called it a "head" injury for Gronkowski and eventually ruled him out for the rest of the game. He tweeted, "The hit on Gronk is the only way Church could have done his job without just obliterating Gronks knee". No word on his status for the second half.

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:12

Cleveland's defense was pathetic Saturday and the Thunder routed them because of it. And I don't trade guys onto teams when I play 2K or play the video games so this is different for me. James will eventually get to 30,000 and join Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (38,387 points), Karl Malone (36,928), Kobe Bryant (33,643), Michael Jordan (32,292), Wilt Chamberlain (31,419) and Dirk Nowitzki (30,808) on the select list.

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:12

Alves saw red early in the second half for angrily confronting referee Clement Turpin and Lyon eventually capitalised on their man advantage through substitute Depay, who shimmied into space and thumped a wonderful hit into the top-left corner from 25 yards.

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:39

And, Slimani - who has struggled for form since arriving at the King Power Stadium in 2016 - has has now joined that list. Chelsea have just over a week to sign a striker and if they are to sign any of the Premier League forwards they have been linked with, it would still come as a huge surprise.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:46

Fortunately, an MRI on the shoulder came back clean on Thursday and Stevens told reporters he didn't believe the injury would be a "long-term issue". Though Irving returned from a one-game absence with 40 points, the Celtics were left splattered on the TD Garden floor Saturday afternoon after taking a 103-95 beating from the Orlando Magic .

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:33

Second place RB Leipzig are 13 points behind Bayern. Bayern hosts the relegation-threatened side at Allianz Arena fresh off a 3-1 win over Leverkusen to kick off the second half of the season after the winter break. Mueller has now scored 100 Bundesliga goals in his career while Lewandowski has hit 94 German top-flight goals, making him the highest scoring foreigner in the club's history.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:11

Spence came out in the opening round and immediately put his jab to work on Peterson . It's going to be a rugged fight. The proceedings tilted significantly toward Spence in the fifth round, when a left hook caught Peterson flush, bringing the announced crowd of 12,107 to its feel.

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:32

It's clear that Del Rio-or whoever takes the DC job-will need to fix relationships before they do anything else heading into 2018. At 3-13, NY had already fired both head coach Ben McAdoo and general manager Jerry Reese, clearing the way for a new regime.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:04

The wholesale changes Dave Gettleman is implementing around the Giants' building may not change their starting quarterback. Gettleman basically said when he was hired in late December that he was leaning toward keeping Manning. New York Giants general manager Dave Gettleman reaffirmed his desire for Eli Manning to remain as the team's quarterback in their meeting more than a week ago and shared some of his team-building vision while conceding the team still will evaluate ...

by | January 21, 2018 | 16:23

Silva, who was in charge at Hull City when they were relegated last season, is the eighth Premier League manager to lose his job this season. It has endured a hard stretch in the league, winning just one of its past five games. Watford declined an approach to speak to Silva, who had no clause in his contract allowing him to speak to the Everton board. Watford were six points ahead of the Blues when the approaches were made.

by | January 21, 2018 | 16:09

The Forum crowd broke out in "Rory!" chants as MacDonald hung around and withstood blow after blow to his nose and leg. It wasn't until the third round we saw Rampage was able to use his size to control Sonnen. In his Bellator debut, MacDonald fought Paul Daley in the main event at Bellator 179 on May 19, 2017. 'The No. 1 thing I improved on is I cut out ketchup, ' Jackson said.

by | January 21, 2018 | 14:00

Kerber's year-end ranking dropped from No. 1 in 2016 to 21 a year ago, when she failed to defend her Australian or U.S. Open titles. "Everybody who knows me knows I never give up, I always come back". 20 Barbora Strycova beat Bernarda Pera 6-2, 6-2; No. 21 Angelique Kerber beat Maria Sharapova 6-1, 6-3; Hsieh Su-wei beat No. 26 Agniezska Radwanska 6-2, 7-5.

by | January 21, 2018 | 14:29

Runaway Premier League leaders City, now 12 points clear of United, play at home to Newcastle on Saturday, with Mourinho's men at Burnley . Sanchez is already thought to have agreed personal terms with Man United and Henrikh Mkhitaryan bid a tearful farewell to his teammates this afternoon as he prepares to head in the opposite direction.