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England's Wembley Stadium reportedly set to be sold to United States billionaire

England's Wembley Stadium reportedly set to be sold to United States billionaire Billionaire Khan, who has made his money from auto parts, also owns American Football team Jacksonville Jaguars. Known as the "home of English football", Wembley was built on the site of the original Wembley Stadium-which was demolished in 2003-at a cost of $1.2 billion and opened in its current configuration in 2007. [Full Article...]

NFL Draft preview: Likely top options for Giants and Jets

NFL Draft preview: Likely top options for Giants and Jets Let's get things started. "I'm hoping, I'd guess they've done their due diligence on all the players in the draft and they're gonna pick who they feel". Since getting shut out in 2008, the Bears have had 27 players drafted over the last nine years, including six first-round draft picks following the success of Art Briles' program . [Full Article...]

Running Wild With the Pirates: Tigers 13 Pirates 10

Running Wild With the Pirates: Tigers 13 Pirates 10 Candelario led off the fourth inning with a triple to the 410-foot marker in left-center field. The teams combined for 34 hits, including four from Detroit slugger Miguel Cabrera and three from Jeimer Candelario. Artie Lewicki pitched the eighth and yielded two runs and four hits. Corey Dickerson also had three hits for Pittsburgh, and Colin Moran homered. [Full Article...]

LiAngelo Ball, LaMelo Ball Leave Lithuanian Team

LiAngelo Ball, LaMelo Ball Leave Lithuanian Team The Balls will be leaving Lithuania Sunday or Monday. ESPN's Chris Haynes reported Wednesday that LiAngelo and LaMelo ended their stints with the Lithuanian team since they are both injured and only two games remain in the campaign. The news comes less than two months before the June 21 National Basketball Association draft in which LiAngelo Ball , 19, has declared himself eligible but is n... [Full Article...]

Ford US to become an SUV-only brand, retains Mustang

Ford US to become an SUV-only brand, retains Mustang The automaker expects to save $25.5 billion by 2022, Chief Financial Officer Bob Shanks told reporters Wednesday as Ford reported first-quarter earnings per share and revenue that beat estimates. Ford Credit's profit jumped 33 percent to $641 million, while the automaker's fledgling mobility ventures lost $102 million, 59 percent more than a year ago. [Full Article...]

Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade mum for now on future plans, retirement talk

Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade mum for now on future plans, retirement talk Despite a disappointing end to his season as the Heat were eliminated from the playoffs with a 104-91 loss to the 76ers in Game 5 on Tuesday, the veteran guard admitted he has considered calling it a career, but isn't ready to make a definitive decision yet. [Full Article...]

Andrew Bogut commits to two years with Sydney Kings

Andrew Bogut commits to two years with Sydney Kings It is a refreshing approach that sometimes backfires, his feud with Australian Opals colleague Liz Cambage a case in point. "All media know I'm pretty honest and straightforward and this was a world class handling of this negotiation". "If it goes as well as I think it will there is no reason why I won't put my own money in as will". With the future in mind, Bogut was clear that he felt he would... [Full Article...]

Nigeria's House of Reps summons Buhari over killings

Nigeria's House of Reps summons Buhari over killings It further resolved to suspend sitting for three legislative days to express displeasure over the recurring killings. The decision was unanimously adopted by overwhelming majority of members after a Kano lawmaker, Baballe Bashir (APC, Kano) moved for the amendment of a motion moved by Mark Gbilah (APC, Benue). [Full Article...]

KCM Investment Advisors LLC Has $1.39 Million Holdings in Comcast (CMCSA)

KCM Investment Advisors LLC Has $1.39 Million Holdings in Comcast (CMCSA) Comcast Corp. revenue was up 11% to $22.8 billion, with net income 21% higher to $3.2 billion. On Wednesday, Shares of Comcast Corporation flaunted 2.36% to reach at $34.14 during previous trading session. Its up 0.04, from 0.83 in 2017Q3. Penobscot Inv Mgmt holds 1.15% or 103,377 shares. Catawba Capital Mgmt Va holds 0.17% or 18,402 shs. Badgley Phelps & Bell has 0.03% invested in Comcast C... [Full Article...]

LeBron Hits Game Winner, Pacers Now On Brink Of Elimination

LeBron Hits Game Winner, Pacers Now On Brink Of Elimination Appreciate the greatness that is LeBron James while you can, you guys. Now up 3-2 in the series, the Cavs look to close things out on Friday when they travel back to in for game 6 . James' 3-point buzzer beater is one thing, but the block that led to it on the previous possession set up a very LeBron sequence. It was a goal-tend, clear as day. [Full Article...]

National Football League mock draft: Patriots swing blockbuster trade for top QB prospect

National Football League mock draft: Patriots swing blockbuster trade for top QB prospect They're unique. There is depth there for sure. "You all laugh at me when I say it, but I think hand size is important", he said, per Cleveland.com. The people I spoke with, however, were quick to outline the downsides - not enough practice reps to develop two quarterbacks and the inability to trade a rookie midseason because of a clause in the CBA. [Full Article...]

Demoted to the pen, Mets' Matt Harvey lashes out at reporters

Bruce, who was 2-for his last 18 coming into the game, broke through with an RBI-tripl in the second. The Mets' bats picked him up with two late runs for a 6-5 win against the Cardinals . Yoenis Cespedes tied the game with one swing. Frazier charged Marcell Ozuna's grounder and went around the horn to get Robert Gsellman out of a jam. [Full Article...]

Mo Salah becomes first Egyptian footballer to win English player's award

Mo Salah becomes first Egyptian footballer to win English player's award Newly crowned Premier League's Players' Player of the Year Salah is no stranger to the Italian outfit, having turned out for them for two seasons before joining Liverpool last summer. De Bruyne will not end the campaign empty-handed, though, as he is set to collect the newly created Premier League Playmaker award , which goes to the individual with the most assists over the term. [Full Article...]

Caster Semenya will have to reduce hormone levels to compete at

Caster Semenya will have to reduce hormone levels to compete at The IAAF's actions are seen by many as attempt to target South Africa's double Olympic 800 metres champion Semanya. The 27-year-old's powerful physique and deep voice, followed by the revelations of her hyperandrogenism, left some rivals complaining that they faced an impossible and unfair challenge. [Full Article...]

High school golfer attacked by protective geese

High school golfer attacked by protective geese Asked why he didn't hit the goose with his golf club, the Twitter account provided an explanation other than "because he's not a monster". Couling said he's recovered, and is laughing at the photos just like everyone else. "But the rest of the round wasn't too good", said Couling, who had six more holes to play and ended the round shooting 100 on 18 holes. "The goose come from behind him a... [Full Article...]

Gray, Dahl lead Rockies over Padres, 5-2

Gray, Dahl lead Rockies over Padres, 5-2 Working with a lead, Freeland was able to lock down on the mound and deliver a dominant start for the Rockies to help nail down the victory, evening the series at a game apiece, and providing a much-needed quality start for Colorado's starting rotation. [Full Article...]

Lower-level Tennis Rocked By Match-fixing Scandal

Lower-level Tennis Rocked By Match-fixing Scandal In addition, governing bodies should move to restructure the Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU ), which was found to be severely under-funded, and operating without any betting expert. "Only the top 250 females and 350 male players are making enough money to break even before coaching costs, yet there are 15,000 nominally professional players", Lewis said. [Full Article...]

Washington Wizards: Otto Porter Needs to Step Up in Game 5

Washington Wizards: Otto Porter Needs to Step Up in Game 5 Next time is on Wednesday in Toronto , where the Raptors have lost just seven times this season. DeMar DeRozan led Toronto to a 3-2 series lead on Wednesday night. A big Valanciunas rebound then set up a Lowry go-ahead layup. "It was great", Casey said on the closing lineup. "He's one of the best in the league". [Full Article...]

Thunder-Jazz Game 5: By the Numbers

Thunder-Jazz Game 5: By the Numbers Both Thunder superstars didn't sit after halftime. Point advantage for the Thunder in the second half. Guard Russell Westbrook led the way for the Thunder with a 45-point, 15-rebound, seven-assist performance. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki) Utah Jazz forward Jae Crowder (99) celebrates with Ricky Rubio (3) during a timeout in the second half of Game 5 of the team's NBA basketball first-rou... [Full Article...]

Anthony Joshua v Deontay Wilder: WBC champion makes $50m offer for fight

Anthony Joshua v Deontay Wilder: WBC champion makes $50m offer for fight ESPN reported that both camps had confirmed the offer, adding that it was for one fight, with no rematch clause, and would have to be the next bout for each fighter. While it may be a serious offer, Joshua's promoter Eddie Hearn called it a "a wonderful PR move" by Wilder's team. "Anthony - tell Eddie and Barry [Hearn] to check their email", the WBC champion tells the camera. [Full Article...]


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