Tuesday May 22-nd, 2018

Government shutdown to prevent U.S. troops overseas from watching National Football League playoff games Government shutdown to prevent U.S. troops overseas from watching National Football League playoff games

Both games were to be shown on the Armed Forces Network , but the shutdown took the network off the air. AFN programming relies on civilian government employees, according to Department of Defense spokeswoman Dana W. "If NFL fans refuse to go ...

Michael Wolff: Trump is having an affair Michael Wolff: Trump is having an affair

Wolff also alluded to the White House's infamous "back doors" that would allow someone to enter without being noticing, prompting Maher to joke, "There are back doors?" During the conversation, a very curious idea from Wolff came to light that h...

National Football League finds Raiders complied with Rooney Rule after investigation National Football League finds Raiders complied with Rooney Rule after investigation

The NFL has ruled that the Oakland Raiders complied with the Rooney Rule when hiring head coach Jon Gruden , after a week-long investigation. This requires teams to interview minority candidates for the position to give an equal opportunity at p...

Fourth seed Alexander Zverev implodes in Chung Hyeon defeat Fourth seed Alexander Zverev implodes in Chung Hyeon defeat

I'm still young, so I have got time. The youngster was beaten by fellow Next Gen star Hyeon Chung on Saturday at Melbourne Park, losing 6-0 in the decider of a tense five-set match. "I'm just happy to share the court with Novak". Sandgren ouste...

Government Shutdown-Sports,2nd Ld-Writethru Government Shutdown-Sports,2nd Ld-Writethru

Air Force will try to reschedule as many missed events as possible, according to a release . The Oklahoma men's gymnastic team was scheduled to open its 2018 season with a meet in Colorado Springs, Colo., on Saturday. Any disruption to Air Force...

Prosecutors drop rioting charges against 129 Inauguration Day protesters Prosecutors drop rioting charges against 129 Inauguration Day protesters

There are 188 defendants with charges pending, and Bill Miller, spokesperson for the USA attorney's office, said it would focus instead on a "smaller, core group" of the remaining 59. Twenty defendants reached plea deals in exchange for lesser sent...

Robby Anderson arrested in Florida Robby Anderson arrested in Florida

While in Hennessy's auto, Anderson made verbal threats toward Hennessy's family, according to the police report . The 24-year-old is coming off a very impressive season with the Jets , catching 63 passes for 941 yards and seven touchdowns.

Shakib dazzles as Sri Lanka implode Shakib dazzles as Sri Lanka implode

Opener Tamim Iqbal's 84 set the tone for Bangladesh , while Shakib Al Hasan (67) and Mushfiqur Rahim (62) also made sizeable contributions as the hosts finished on 320-7 in Dhaka. Sri Lanka , hoping to rebuild under Hathurusingha after their worst y...

Arsenal see off Palace; United, Chelsea post wins Arsenal see off Palace; United, Chelsea post wins

Arsenal made it 3-0 when Koscielny bundled the ball in. They've been a tough and opportunistic opponent for anyone to face of late, though, and the Gunners will have to step up quite a bit from where they've been of late to make sure they take all...

Cardinals send OF Randal Grichuk to Blue Jays for two right-handers Cardinals send OF Randal Grichuk to Blue Jays for two right-handers

Leone is 11-8 with a 3.48 ERA in 160 career outings, all in relief, with Seattle, Arizona and Toronto. Leone stranded 42 of 54 inherited runners (78 pct.), ranking 4 among American League relievers (min. Despite appearing to find his form at the big ...

NFC Title Game: Minnesota Vikings at Philadelphia Eagles NFC Title Game: Minnesota Vikings at Philadelphia Eagles

Regardless of if you pick the Vikings as the favorite, or the Eagles as underdog, you'll most likely have to sweat it out until the final drive. "He certainly played well against Atlanta [last Saturday] and I have seen him play well over a long s...

Joe Root at the double as England peg back Australia Joe Root at the double as England peg back Australia

Another defeat for Australia and they will slump to their first series defeat on home soil since being shocked by Sri Lanka at the start of the 2010/11 summer. Josh Hazlewood has been rested after failing to overcome a virus. If Alex Hales and Jo...

Barcelona deny Griezmann deal Barcelona deny Griezmann deal

Antoine Griezmann found the net but Atletico Madrid failed to put pressure on leaders Barcelona as they were held 1-1 at home by Girona on Saturday. The reports further say that although a deal has been struck between Barca and Atletico, they ...

Asensio strike gives Real Cup win Asensio strike gives Real Cup win

Real Madrid's Spanish forward Asensio gestures during the Spanish " Copa del Rey " (King's cup) football match between Leganes and Real Madrid at the Estadio Municipal Butarque in Leganes on January 18, 2018. "I have everyone available and I b...

Senate to resume debate on bill to avoid government shutdown Senate to resume debate on bill to avoid government shutdown

Trump tweeted that Senate Democrats "want illegal immigration and weak borders". A Democratic aide summed up their strategy as, "we want Republicans to need to negotiate". At the heart of Democrats' concerns is the almost 800,000 undocumented ...

Autopsy Shows Roy Halladay Had Morphine In System At Time Of Death Autopsy Shows Roy Halladay Had Morphine In System At Time Of Death

His body also had evidence of amphetamine, morphine and a drug typically used to treat insomnia. His blood-alcohol level at the time of the crash was 0.01, according to the Tampa Bay Times . In 2003, Halladay won a club-record 22 games en route ...

Former Trump Advisor Sebastian Gorka Has A Warrant Out For His Arrest

The existence of the warrant was first noted by Hungarian outlet 444 and was issued in September of 2016, months prior to Trump's election. He told the Washington Examiner that a BuzzFeed report on the warrant was "more #FAKENEWS". Gorka, who, acco...

CSK will definitely go for Ashwin in IPL auction - Dhoni CSK will definitely go for Ashwin in IPL auction - Dhoni

A question on India's disappointing Test defeats in South Africa was nearly shot down by the moderator, but Dhoni preferred to answer. "I would say it has been a fair experience for me and it's also good to be back". So that thought of being in any o...

Fernandinho follows Nicolas Otamendi in signing new deal at Manchester City Fernandinho follows Nicolas Otamendi in signing new deal at Manchester City

City still have a 12 point lead at the top of the table so they are hardly panicking, but their egos may have been bruised after defeat to Liverpool last Sunday. "I think he is going to United so congratulations to both of them. I am very happy to b...

US Navy Warship Commanders Facing Criminal Charges in Deadly Collisions US Navy Warship Commanders Facing Criminal Charges in Deadly Collisions

McCain has already been referred to court-martial on suspicion of dereliction of duty; eight other crew members, four from each ship, face administrative actions. Earlier in the day, Defense News reported that the navy's top surface warfare office...

Leonard Fournette's Maybach Was Totaled in That Tuesday Car Crash Leonard Fournette's Maybach Was Totaled in That Tuesday Car Crash

Fear not New England Patriots fans, the Pats did not have any involvement in Leonard Fournette's auto accident that took place earlier this week. Although Jacksonville is known for their defense which is arguably the best in the National Football...

De Gea insists 'not impossible' for Man Utd to catch Man City De Gea insists 'not impossible' for Man Utd to catch Man City

Chelsea might also have entered the race to sign Sanchez. Ibrahimovic has had a successful career at Old Trafford so far, scoring 28 goals in 46 games last season and helping the team to the FA Cup and Europa League in his first season at the club...

#ElClasico: Barcelona rip Real Madrid apart #ElClasico: Barcelona rip Real Madrid apart

Madrid's famed "BBC" front three of Cristiano Ronaldo , Karim Benzema and Gareth Bale have yet to play a single minute of action together this season , largely due to Bale's injury problems. "We are a bit better than we were when we played the...

Faf: India rely far too heavily on Virat Faf: India rely far too heavily on Virat

It is something we definitely need to take into account and sit down and discuss as a team", said Kohli . We need to be better as a collective. Kohli has to realize soon that playing aggressively and showing intent do not mean being reckless.

Pakistani ODI consistency named Emerging Player of the Year 2017 Pakistani ODI consistency named Emerging Player of the Year 2017

Kohli has reclaimed the award he first won in 2012. It's nearly certainly the biggest of all in world cricket when the two Indians getting it back-to-back make it more special. Chahal was named Player of the Match and Player of the Series for his p...

West Ham willing to listen to offers for Carroll West Ham willing to listen to offers for Carroll

Batshuayi, who has only started two league games this season, is keen on playing first-team football given that the FIFA World Cup only five months away. "My conversations always with Andy were". "I wouldn't say "laid-back", Bellamy said . I never...

Anthony Joshua laughs off Anthony Joshua laughs off "glass chin" statement by Joseph Parker

New Zealand's heavyweight world champion Joseph Parker is confident he will be the man to end Anthony Joshua's unbeaten streak in Cardiff in March, claiming he'll match his beloved All Black's rugby team, and boast an unbeaten record in Cardiff.

Australian Open: Rafael Nadal tops Mayer. Tsonga edges Shapovalov Australian Open: Rafael Nadal tops Mayer. Tsonga edges Shapovalov

In the upcoming round, Nadal is due to play Bosnia's Damir Dzumhur , the world No. 30 who defeated Australia's John Millman 7-5, 3-6, 6-4, 6-1. A meeting with either Australia's John Millman or Damir Dzumhur - now in action on Court No3 - awai...

Islanders owner says fans deserve Belmont arena Islanders owner says fans deserve Belmont arena

The Islanders played at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum for decades, calling the arena home from 1972-2015. Jon Ledecky, Islanders owner, said he pledged to "make every effort to continue the further success of Belmont Park and the Elmont...

Ken Norton Jr. leaves 49ers, takes Seattle job

San Francisco coach Kyle Shanahan said Norton was presented with the opportunity, and they respect his decision to pursue it. Del Rio was sacked and replaced by Jon Gruden, who signed a 10-year, $100 million deal amid great National Football League f...

Tom Brady limited in practice due to hand injury Tom Brady limited in practice due to hand injury

Tom Brady is with our medical staff and will not be available to the media today. The Patriots quarterback was scheduled to answer questions from the media in the afternoon, but he canceled to meet with the team's medical staff. It was the Patr...

What Ronaldo Has Told His Real Madrid Teammates About Man Utd Move What Ronaldo Has Told His Real Madrid Teammates About Man Utd Move

James Rodriguez still views Zinedine Zidane as an idol despite falling out of favour with the Real Madrid boss prior to his switch to Bayern Munich . Saturday's 1-0 home defeat by Villarreal dropped Madrid to fourth place in LaLiga, 19 points b...

Ben Roethlisberger Says He's Not Allowed To Call QB Sneaks Ben Roethlisberger Says He's Not Allowed To Call QB Sneaks

Tomlin gave a somewhat different characterization to how the team decides to deploy the QB sneak while speaking at his season-ending news conference Tuesday. The team could bring Haley back in hopes that he and Roethlisberger's relationship will impr...

Trevor Ariza scores 17 points as Rockets lose to Clippers Trevor Ariza scores 17 points as Rockets lose to Clippers

D'Antoni was arguing with a referee about a goaltending no-call on the previous possession when Griffin veered toward him and made contact. Rockets players were clamoring for Blake Griffin too , league sources said. "We were where we were supp...

US Olympic champ Simone Biles says she was abused by team doctor US Olympic champ Simone Biles says she was abused by team doctor

I will not be attending the sentencing because it is too traumatic for me. Biles filed her Twitter post under the metoo hashtag, which has been used to raise awareness of sexual harassment and abuse. It- you don't wanna let yourself believe but, ...

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