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Sport Acorda stock plummets 31% on 'surprising, puzzling, disconcerting' FDA drug decision
Author: 0 Acorda stock plummets 31% on 'surprising, puzzling, disconcerting' FDA drug decision

The company is expected to announce its next quarterly earnings report on Thursday, October 26th. Acorda Therapeutics had 22 analyst reports since August 25, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The shares were bought at an average cost of $16.95 per share, with a total value of $339,000.00. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website .

Sport US Open: Federer ousts teen Tiafoe in five-set thriller
Author: 0 US Open: Federer ousts teen Tiafoe in five-set thriller

Setting a men's record with his 71st Grand Slam appearance (breaking a tie with Fabrice Santoro), Federer hung on to win his return to the US Open , as well as his first match ever under the roof on Arthur Ashe Stadium. World number one Nadal and Federer, who could meet in the semi-finals, will not be bothered as they are scheduled on the roof-covered center court against Dusan Lajovic and Frances Tiafoe respectively, with the Swiss closing the night session.

Sport Serge Aurier Drops Huge Hint, Tottenham Hotspur Move Talk Accelerates
Author: 0 Serge Aurier Drops Huge Hint, Tottenham Hotspur Move Talk Accelerates

Spurs agreed a £23m deal with the Ligue 1 giants last week, while Aurier has already agreed personal terms and completed his medical with Mauricio Pochettino 's side. Aurier has played his entire professional career in France, joining PSG in the summer of 2015 after starting his career with Lens and then moving on to Toulouse.

Sport A look at Andy Murray's possible route to the US Open final
Author: 0 A look at Andy Murray's possible route to the US Open final

Open champion Stan Wawrinka in missing the tournament through injury. On media day, he made his announcement to the press citing the hip injury that has been bothering him since the French Open . "Unfortunately, I won't be playing here this year". "There has been a lot of players with injuries this year". It is a contest Wimbledon champion Federer, who beat Nadal to win the Australian Open in January, would relish, having also beaten his longtime rival in Indian Wells and Miami this ...

Sport Andy Murray pulls out of US Open with injury
Author: 0 Andy Murray pulls out of US Open with injury

I spoke to a lot of hip specialists, tried resting, rehabbing, to try to get myself ready", Murray said on his condition, as quoted by the Guardian . Instead, Federer stays where he is at No. 3. Murray, who won the first of his three major titles in NY in 2012, had been due to face American Tennys Sandgren in the first round.

Sport Rafael Nadal annoyed by timing of Andy Murray's US Open withdrawal
Author: 0 Rafael Nadal annoyed by timing of Andy Murray's US Open withdrawal

Explaining his point the Spaniard said, "I know you want to hear the other way, that I would love to play with him". "I understand it's a show, at the end of the day, and I enjoy that". Sharapova, a five-time major champion, leads the head-to-head against Halep 6-0, with their last meeting coming in 2015 at the WTA Finals. He said, "I'd be happy to play him here", said Federer.

Sport Ronda Rousey marries in Hawaii
Author: 0 Ronda Rousey marries in Hawaii

The UFC fighter Wednesday her beau Travis Browne over the weekend and now Travis has taken to social media to share a photo from the big day. Congratulations to Ronda Rousey and Travis Browne! And revealing all on their engagement, which saw Travis proposing by a waterfall in New Zealand, Ronda had said: 'It was actually after heavy rain and we were under this waterfall.

Sport Arsenal Name The Manchester City Player They Want In Sanchez Deal
Author: 0 Arsenal Name The Manchester City Player They Want In Sanchez Deal

Wenger has been insisting all summer that Sanchez would not be sold and would instead be allowed to walk away for free when his contract expires in 2018. Sky Sports News understands he is a transfer target for Manchester City , but Arsene Wenger wants to keep Sanchez and says he hopes the Chile global will extend his contract.

Sport Dominant India face struggling Sri Lanka in 4th ODI
Author: 0 Dominant India face struggling Sri Lanka in 4th ODI

Sri Lanka has lost all three test matches by big margins and has already lost the five-match one-day worldwide series 3-0. The Sri Lanka Cricket confirmed that Malinga would captain the team in Colombo this week, two months after being fined and handed suspension for comments he made following the ICC Champions Trophy in June, cricket.com.au reported.

Sport Murray pulls out to deplete US Open
Author: 0 Murray pulls out to deplete US Open

Following the withdrawals of defending champion Stan Wawrinka (knee), Novak Djokovic (elbow) Kei Nishikori (wrist), Milos Raonic (wrist), Murray , the 2012 Open champion, said on Saturday his bad right hip won't allow him to play. "I spoke to a number of specialists about it to get the best advice possible". Having claimed a first Australian Open title for seven years and a first Wimbledon title for five years, he could surpass even those feats with a first US Open since 2008 ...

Sport Liverpool internet 'sleuths' reckon van Dijk is leaving Southampton for Merseyside imminently
Author: 0 Liverpool internet 'sleuths' reckon van Dijk is leaving Southampton for Merseyside imminently

Whether that stance would ultimately change should Lemar and Van Dijk come through the door, along with Coutinho's questionable behaviour in the past few weeks, but for now (publicly at least), Liverpool are not budging. The rumours surrounding the Dutchman's move to Liverpool haven't went away despite Saints stating they would not be selling van Dijk on numerous occasions and that is surely due to obsessive Liverpool fans polluting social media.

Sport New England Patriots star Julian Edelman posts heartening message on Instagram
Author: 0 New England Patriots star Julian Edelman posts heartening message on Instagram

The 1996 preview is ambiguous, with the magazine declaring a Green Bay-Kansas City match-up without naming a victor; the Packers wound up winning Super Bowl XXXI that season, over the Bill Parcells/Drew Bledsoe-led Patriots . The Patriots are loaded at running back, flush with backs that cannot only run the ball efficiently, but backs that excel at catching the ball out of the backfield.

Sport Arsenal reject £50m from Man City for Sanchez
Author: 0 Arsenal reject £50m from Man City for Sanchez

The Baggies are holding out for around £30 million for the Northern Ireland worldwide, though City may try to use Eliaquim Mangala to bring the price down. The Sun report that Sanchez is the subject of a player plus cash bid from Manchester City , who will offer Raheem Sterling as makeweight in the deal.

Sport Jon Jones flagged for a second failed doping test: UFC
Author: 0 Jon Jones flagged for a second failed doping test: UFC

This is Jones' second failed drug test since July 2016. UFC President Dana White isn't holding out hope Jon Jones will be cleared when his positive drug test receives further scrutiny. Cormier will now likely retrieve his light heavyweight champion belt, pending possible re-checks and appeals from Jones. The United States Anti-Doping Agency banned Jones for a year after he tested positive for clomiphene and letrozole.

Sport Roger Federer survives first round scare against 70th-ranked Frances Tiafoe
Author: 0 Roger Federer survives first round scare against 70th-ranked Frances Tiafoe

Federer's footwork and strokes were off in the first set, and he repeatedly gave Tiafoe points via miscues. Eventually, he edged the 70th-ranked Tiafoe 4-6, 6-2, 6-1, 1-6, 6-4 by breaking serve in the last game. The elder Tiafoe helped build, and later became the custodian of, the Junior Tennis Champions Center in College Park, Maryland, where Frances has trained since he was a child.

Sport Man City offer Sterling plus cash for Sanchez - but Arsenal want Aguero
Author: 0 Man City offer Sterling plus cash for Sanchez - but Arsenal want Aguero

Arsenal have turned down a £50m bid from Premier League rivals Manchester City for forward Alexis Sanchez , according to a report by BBC. " Arsenal may only be tempted by around £70m but City have not offered that in straight cash". Although Sterling has started the season in good form, it can not be denied his time at the Etihad has been met with more criticism after he arrived from Liverpool for £49 million.

Sport MAD MONEY! Alexis demands £400000 a week for Arsenal stay
Author: 0 MAD MONEY! Alexis demands £400000 a week for Arsenal stay

Reports this morning - which Arsenal have denied - suggest that City are planning to offer Raheem Sterling to the London club in a cash plus player deal for Sánchez. Wenger has remained adamant he will not sell Sanchez, though Arsenal risk losing a player valued at £50m on a free transfer next summer. As reported by Goal all summer , City had been confident of bringing Alexis to the Etihad Stadium, but the Gunners have been steadfast in their insistence that the Chile worldwide is ...

Author: 0 Murray pulls out of US Open, may miss rest of season

Murray , who won the 2012 US Open , joined Novak Djokovic (elbow), Stan Wawrinka (knee), Kei Nishikori (wrist) and Milos Raonic (wrist) on the list of players who have dropped out. "Did pretty much everything that I could to get myself ready here and took a number of weeks off after Wimbledon". Murray said he would make a decision "in the next couple of days", with surgery an option he may consider.

Sport Brazil Set To Say Philippe Coutinho Is Fit Despite Liverpool's Injury Claim
Author: 0 Brazil Set To Say Philippe Coutinho Is Fit Despite Liverpool's Injury Claim

Coutinho joined Liverpool from Inter Milan in 2013 since when he's been making steady progress in his career. Is he that good? "Coutinho is six, seven goals a season". Over the last two seasons though, the player has become the Reds' talisman, establishing himself as one of the best attackers in the Premier League .

Sport Art Briles no longer taking job as Hamilton Tiger-Cats assistant
Author: 0 Art Briles no longer taking job as Hamilton Tiger-Cats assistant

A law firm review also led to the departures of Baylor University President Kenneth Starr and athletic director Ian McCaw. "What we thought was an opportunity to give somebody a second chance, was clearly not acceptable in relation what previously happened and what he had been involved with".

Sport Jay Cutler gives Miami Dolphins offense hope in third preseason game
Author: 0 Jay Cutler gives Miami Dolphins offense hope in third preseason game

Presumably, Miami coach Adam Gase and Eagles coach Doug Pederson plotted out Thursday's game. This is an underappreciated facet of Wentz's game. "As we start preparing for opponents throughout the work week, start getting used to the blitzes, the different looks, the different things that they have to offer, that just cleans everything up", Kelce said.

Sport Andy Murray Pulls out of US Open with Hip Injury
Author: 0 Andy Murray Pulls out of US Open with Hip Injury

Tried resting, rehabbing, to try and get myself ready here. The news prompted Sky Bet to cut title favourite Roger Federer's odds from 15/8 to 13/8, while they also shortened up Alex Zverev, who is now the highest seed in the bottom half, to 5/1.

Sport Chelsea sign Eden Hazard's brother Kylian Hazard
Author: 0 Chelsea sign Eden Hazard's brother Kylian Hazard

Hazard started out at Lille before moving to White Star, with a switch to Zulte-Waregem following thereafter. There are two more Hazard brothers - Thorgan, who was at Chelsea but now plays for Borussia Monchengladbach - and Ethan, who is in the youth academy at Eden Hazard's former club Tubize.

Sport China: Tensions at tipping point
Author: 0 China: Tensions at tipping point

Donald Trump said that "all options are on the table". "Japan's and the USA positions are totally at one", Abe added in a statement , adding that Trump expressed his "strong commitment" to defending Japan. This was the first time for DPRK to have staged a missile test-firing from the capital itself, said the report . U.S. president Donald Trump has said "all options are on the table" after North Korea launched a ballistic missile over Japan.

Sport Shark Swims in Houston Streets?
Author: 0 Shark Swims in Houston Streets?

Yes, that's a shark swimming down the street next to a vehicle, and this is exactly why authorities in NYC are warning people not to go swimming in flood waters after a hurricane. Another post even listed a fake number that could be used to reach the National Guard, a rumor that could have left people in serious danger. It's a pretty ideal summation of the Fox News ethos, distilled into a neat 30 seconds: misunderstanding of popular culture and alarmist reporting mixed with off-the-cuff ...

Sport Bakayoko not anxious by Drinkwater talk
Author: 0 Bakayoko not anxious by Drinkwater talk

The Blues have been strongly linked with a move for England worldwide, and Bakayoko thinks that Drinkwater's arrival can only be a good thing for the club. The addition of another high-profile midfielder could be viewed as a potential challenge to Bakayoko, although the French worldwide evidently harbours no concerns over the increased competition.

Sport Everton star does not believe Chelsea defeat will dent their aspirations
Author: 0 Everton star does not believe Chelsea defeat will dent their aspirations

Morata set up Cesc Fabregas' opener and then went on to convert from a Cesar Azpilicueta cross to take his tally to two goals and two assists from his first three league appearances, as Chelsea beat Everton 2-0. One player Chelsea have been without so far is Eden Hazard following his broken ankle. "But I repeat, I'm ready in every case to continue to work with this group of players, with the players we have".

Sport Ross Barkley to Chelsea: Blues table £25m bid for Everton star
Author: 0 Ross Barkley to Chelsea: Blues table £25m bid for Everton star

The offer is below Everton's valuation which stands at £40 million, but Chelsea are ready to continue negotiations as they seek to outflank the England international's long-term suitors Tottenham Hotspur . There have also been no developments over a new contract at Goodison Park and it is now looking to be a case on whether Tottenham or Chelsea move first.

Sport Toronto's Air Canada Centre To Be Renamed 'Scotiabank Arena'
Author: 0 Toronto's Air Canada Centre To Be Renamed 'Scotiabank Arena'

The home of the NHL's Maple Leafs and NBA's Raptors will become Scotiabank Arena next year under a 20-year sponsorship agreement between Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment and Scotiabank. Name changes are hardly unique for National Hockey League arenas. The ACC now plays home to the Raptors, Toronto Maple Leafs , and Toronto Rock, occasionally hosts Toronto Marlies and Raptors 905 games, and is one of the city's premiere large-capacity concert and event venues.