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Sport China way more protectionist than U.S., says Trump official
Author: 0 China way more protectionist than U.S., says Trump official

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross on Thursday said the left-wing media has "no alternative but to make up fiction" about the success of the tax cuts legislation, but that facts will eventually win the day. Ross bashed the Democrats and factions on the political left that have criticized the GOP-led tax plan and the promises made by President Donald Trump's administration, which put forth little evidence to back up the plan.

Sport The XFL is back, planning on 2020, Vince McMahon says
Author: 0 The XFL is back, planning on 2020, Vince McMahon says

So, how will this XFL be different? Imagine seeing the XFL with strippers as cheerleaders, insane celebrations, and just a ball of controlled chaos, and then all of a sudden Johnny Manziel runs out of one tunnel with Randy Moss, Chad Ochocinco, and Terrell Owens right behind him, I think I would lose my shit.

Sport Lawmakers Welcome Resignation of Simon as MSU President
Author: 0 Lawmakers Welcome Resignation of Simon as MSU President

Miller vented during her statement. I appreciate the support you provided. Tell me who I should have told so I know what I should have done. Nassar was sentenced to 40-175 years in prison Wednesday after pleading guilty to 10 counts of first degree criminal sexual conduct with children under the age of 16 last November.

Sport Marlon Humphrey arrested on robbery charge
Author: 0 Marlon Humphrey arrested on robbery charge

Baltimore released a statement about Humphrey's arrest that didn't say much of anything, aside from the fact that Humphrey is cooperating with the police. According to the court document, the 21-year-old Humphrey was riding in an Uber with three females headed to Hotel Capstone when Humphrey requested to use the driver's phone charger.

Sport Mourinho hails Sanchez as one of the world's best
Author: 0 Mourinho hails Sanchez as one of the world's best

The undisputed and most famous case, after an incredible 2011/2012 season van Persie made the move to Manchester United in search of an elusive league title. "This is life in big clubs, in big clubs you have big players, you have big competition", said Mourinho. "But when it comes to the two clubs, Man United are miles bigger than City", Ince said, according to the Daily Mirror .

Sport Zinedine Zidane Fighting For Job At Real Madrid Following Latest Loss
Author: 0 Zinedine Zidane Fighting For Job At Real Madrid Following Latest Loss

Madrid became the first club to win back-to-back Champions League titles when they beat Juventus 4-1 in last year's final but face arguably the toughest last-16 tie possible this term after being drawn against Paris St Germain. But I will keep working, tomorrow is another day, and what we must do is pick ourselves up and think of Saturday's game [at Valencia]. "I am responsible for this".

Sport Semifinal matchups set on day 10 of Australian Open
Author: 0 Semifinal matchups set on day 10 of Australian Open

No. 2 seed Roger Federer vs. He hasn't lost to the Czech veteran since Dubai in 2013. Tennis player Chung Hyeon's popularity is soaring in South Korea as he became the first South Korean to compete in a Grand Slam semifinals. "That's why I think I was actually very nervous going into this match tonight, and that's why I struggled very early on". "I think it's a good thing", he said.

Sport Dissecting the Insider Trading Patterns of Idera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (IDRA)
Author: 0 Dissecting the Insider Trading Patterns of Idera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (IDRA)

Dynegy Inc. (NYSE:DYN) has been trading in a bullish manner, based on the relative positions of the stock's 20 and 200 day moving averages. RSI value of Biocryst Pharma Inc (NASDAQ: BCRX ) is 49.99. Idera Pharmaceutical (IDRA)'s Williams Percent Range or 14 day Williams %R is now sitting at -81.69. On 3/8/2017 Thomas R Staab II, Insider, sold 6,500 with an average share price of $8.43 per share and the total transaction amounting to $54,795.00.

Sport Caroline Wozniacki Reaches First Australian Open Final
Author: 0 Caroline Wozniacki Reaches First Australian Open Final

The victor will play either Ukraine's fourth seed Elina Svitolina or unseeded Belgian Elise Mertens. Cilic had won the first two games of the final set when Nadal, who had taken a medical timeout in the fourth set to have his right leg and thigh massaged, called it quits after shaking the hand of the umpire.

Sport Australia ODI woes continue with Finch to miss Adelaide
Author: 0 Australia ODI woes continue with Finch to miss Adelaide

Head was dropped after consecutive failures in the series openers against England , who hold an unassailable 3-0 lead entering the fourth fixture. "After the Ashes you just want to give something back and it's nice to be performing well in this one-day series", he said.

Sport Smiling Bill Belichick: 'It feels good for us to be working'
Author: 0 Smiling Bill Belichick: 'It feels good for us to be working'

His Patriots face the Philadelphia Eagles in the Super Bowl , and he's not about to reveal any more information about his team than is required by National Football League rules before that game happens - not that he's ever really played by the rules.

Sport Madrid eliminated by Leganes from Copa del Rey
Author: 0 Madrid eliminated by Leganes from Copa del Rey

The Frenchman suffered the most embarrassing defeat of his managerial career as Real Madrid were dumped out of the Copa del Rey last night. Beauvue went for the spectacular on the stroke of half-time with a scissors-kick that flew wide of the left post from 12 yards out on the left, but Real were back in the contest two minutes into the second half when Karim Benzema slotted home from an acute angle on the right after being played in by Vazquez.

Sport Warriors' Draymond Green calls out 'no neck' Brian Windhorst
Author: 0 Warriors' Draymond Green calls out 'no neck' Brian Windhorst

They have become the first team to have four players chosen in consecutive campaigns, according to ESPN's Chris Haynes. This year's All-Star format has changed from being a battle of East vs. Those voted starters are first off the board. "It's something that you want", he said after shootaround. But I do know it's a tough pool. -Draymond Green and Klay Thompson make the All-Star reserves.

Sport Real Madrid vs Leganes: Ronaldo out, Sergio Ramos returns
Author: 0 Real Madrid vs Leganes: Ronaldo out, Sergio Ramos returns

CRISTIANO RONALDO showed off his battle wound in training today ahead of Real Madrid's Copa del Rey clash with Leganes. Ronaldo has scored nine goals in the Champions League, which helps to boost his numbers, but there has been a noticeable drop in his level of performance this season.

Sport Michael Beasley has an enormous fan in Kevin Durant
Author: 0 Michael Beasley has an enormous fan in Kevin Durant

Durant was hit with his first technical in the third quarter after he slammed the ball in frustration, thinking he had a clean block from behind on a Willy Hernangomez layup attempt. " So second half, his whole thing was he's trying to get me ." said Durant during Tuesday night's postgame presser. "I love Beas", Durant said. "I was being a diva".

Sport Nassar sentenced to 175 years for molesting Olympic gymnasts and young women
Author: 0 Nassar sentenced to 175 years for molesting Olympic gymnasts and young women

In a brief statement before sentencing, Nassar said that he would "carry the words" of his victims for the rest of his life. "'I was a good doctor, '" Nassar wrote, according to Aquilina. "You played on everyone's vulnerability", she said. "The tables have turned, Larry". As more women testified, even more came forward. "You are really very strong, not just as an athlete, but as a woman, as a survivor".

Sport By the numbers: Federer joins Connors; Djokovic's rare defeat
Author: 0 By the numbers: Federer joins Connors; Djokovic's rare defeat

It took a little over two hours of encapsulating tennis for Kerber finally to unlock the mystery of Hsieh's unpredictable play. "It was a good start", said Berdych . "I have to think about the ceremony, something", he said, explaining how he got slightly ahead of himself. Before Federer, Jimmy Connors, aged 38, reached the last eight of the US Open in 1991, where he defeated Paul Haarhuis.

Sport Carabao Cup Preview- Arsenal Vs Chelsea
Author: 0 Carabao Cup Preview- Arsenal Vs Chelsea

The Carabao Cup semi-final second leg against Chelsea will be the first game to feature big-screen graphics in the ground, letting supporters know when VAR is being used. Conte does not have many injury concerns on his hands ahead of the trip to Arsenal , with more players returning than out. However, since the emergence of financial fair play rules which helps Man United, and the even wealthier owners of Man City and PSG from the Middle East, the Stamford Bridge club are clearly no ...

Sport How to Watch Arsenal vs. Chelsea
Author: 0 How to Watch Arsenal vs. Chelsea

I'm expecting a more open game and the first goal is going to be vital. No one says this. In my first year here we won the FA Cup there. In the past, this had never happened. Man United fans will feel that they got the better end of the deal but Arsenal supporters are very much excited to see Mkhitaryan in action. They stay there.

Sport Martial strikes as United await Sanchez arrival
Author: 0 Martial strikes as United await Sanchez arrival

Despite the ongoing transfer saga surrounding Alexis Sanchez's forthcoming move from Arsenal - with Henrikh Mkhitaryan moving the other way - it was United's performance that interested Mourinho most in his post-match interview. Martial scored another beauty in the 54th minute to help United finally break through Burnley . "You look at the teams above us, it's the top six teams".

Sport Veteran Federer welcomes new faces in Australian Open semis
Author: 0 Veteran Federer welcomes new faces in Australian Open semis

The conqueror of Novak Djokovic and Alexander Zverev proved too strong for Sandgren, who had himself knocked out Stan Wawrinka and Dominic Thiem en route to the last eight, winning the encounter after two hours and 28 minutes on the Rod Laver Arena.

Sport Westbrook's game-winner made possible by Paul George clobbering Spencer Dinwiddie
Author: 0 Westbrook's game-winner made possible by Paul George clobbering Spencer Dinwiddie

After leading fourth-quarter comebacks in the Nets' previous two wins, it was impossible not to wonder if three would be a charm for Spencer Dinwiddie and a team in search of its first three-game winning streak of the season. Thunder: Host Washington - and former Thunder coach Scott Brooks - on Thursday night. Nothing But Net: Harris has made 26-of-49 3-pointers in January, and should be considered for participation in the NBA's Long-Distance Shootout in Los Angeles on February 18 ...

Author: 0 Eagles fan who slammed into pole in subway says he's OK

But since Super Bowl LII happens down the road February 4 in Minneapolis, and billions of people will watch it, we chose to stop thinking for a minute about how cool it would have been for the Vikings to play in the NFL's championship game to focus on what happened to the Vikes and what to watch for in Patriots-Eagles Super Bowl.

Sport Fans react to Patriots heading to Super Bowl 52
Author: 0 Fans react to Patriots heading to Super Bowl 52

He's the greatest of all-time. "I think as soon as I get the stitches out, then I think it will be good to go", he said . The 26-year-old superstar grew up less than an hour from Philadelphia in Millville, N.J. "I love to hate both". Brady has attempted to pull off the MVP-wins-the-Super Bowl feat twice. "Jacksonville's coaching staff came out with a good offensive scheme", Roberts said .

Sport Visa launches sports marketing campaign ahead of Winter Olympics 2018
Author: 0 Visa launches sports marketing campaign ahead of Winter Olympics 2018

Strivr said that its training can result in 10 percent better performance, 20 percent faster reaction time, and 30 percent increase in a recall of topics in sports settings. Hailey native Chase Josey was named to the USA mens halfpipe team Tuesday, and Idaho Falls native Jessika Jenson will compete in two events in her second Olympics: womens slopestyle and big air.

Sport Kerber faces Keys' test to set up Halep semi
Author: 0 Kerber faces Keys' test to set up Halep semi

Dejected sixth seed Karolina Pliskova said Australian Open organizers should do away with late night/early morning matches after crashing out in the quarterfinals yesterday. "I knew what to expect", Kerber told reporters after the blowout. Finally, the Czech would hold serve but Pliskova was not competitive enough on Halep's serve to earn a break point as she eased to a deserved victory.

Sport Official! United unveil Sanchez in monster $287m deal
Author: 0 Official! United unveil Sanchez in monster $287m deal

He is, however, expected to complete a move to Arsenal in the very near future, one half of a swap deal which will see Alexis Sanchez move in the opposite direction. Sanchez will be hoping - and fans will be expecting - to change that. He will immediately excite the fans with his hunger and warrior spirit. Henrikh Mkhitaryan seemed to view his pending move to Arsenal as a pretty good birthday present from agent Mino Raiola .

Sport Davidson High School Student Arrest for Gun on Bus
Author: 0 Davidson High School Student Arrest for Gun on Bus

The serial number was scratched off of the gun. Police say the Davidson High School student was captured on camera on the bus with the handgun tucked into his trousers. The student faces multiple firearms charges. The teenager's criminal history includes arrests for battery, battery on law enforcement and battery on an education employee.

Sport Alexis Sanchez 'thrilled' to join Manchester United
Author: 0 Alexis Sanchez 'thrilled' to join Manchester United

On the latest with Sanchez, Mourinho said: "Nothing new, I think everybody knows that we are there and especially when Arsenal's manager speaks so clearly there is no point in trying to hide or to deny". The Armenia global became one of Jose Mourinho's first signings as United manager when he arrived from Borussia Dortmund in the summer of 2016.

Sport NBA All-Star: Kings' Hield, Bogdanovic selected to Rising Stars game
Author: 0 NBA All-Star: Kings' Hield, Bogdanovic selected to Rising Stars game

Collins was among 10 players named to the US team for the February 16 game that pits rookies against second-year players. He's shooting 48 percent from the field, 39 percent from three-point and almost 83 percent from the free-throw line. Bogdanovic is a rookie from Serbia. Embiid is a starter for the Eastern Conference in the All-Star Game, so it will be interesting to see how that affects his availability for the Rising Stars Game.

Sport The NBA Has Released Its Master Plan for Legalized Sports Betting
Author: 0 The NBA Has Released Its Master Plan for Legalized Sports Betting

There is now a case in New Jersey related to the legality of sports gambling, which could change how it's handled nationwide. " We have studied these issues at length ", Spillane said in his statement to lawmakers, via ESPN . "We are pleased that the National Basketball Association (NBA) today joined with the gaming industry in support of vigorously regulated sports wagering", Freeman's release stated.

Sport Michigan State alum Draymond Green voices support for victims
Author: 0 Michigan State alum Draymond Green voices support for victims

Since more than 100 women gave statements at Olympics doctor Larry Nassar's sentencing hearing last week, at least 20 more women have come forward to allege they, too, were abused by Nassar, MLive.com reports. At that point, Nassar said that he'd said all he needed to say. More than 150 people spoke before Nassar's official sentencing after he was convicted of multiple assaults.

Sport Because of the shutdown, Trump might not go to Davos, after all
Author: 0 Because of the shutdown, Trump might not go to Davos, after all

U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross , who was also in attendance at Davos , came to the defense of the policy. "I am always going to put America first, the same way I expect all of you in this room to put your countries first". Presidential senior adviser Jared Kushner is one of several advisers also scheduled to go. When asked about a new agreement that is expected among 11 countries to forge an Asia-Pacific trade pact after the United States pulled out of an earlier version, Mnuchin ...