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Sport Palestinian UN Ambassador Files Complaint against U.S. over Jerusalem
Author: 0 Palestinian UN Ambassador Files Complaint against U.S. over Jerusalem

Retaliatory Israeli airstrikes on the Gaza Strip killed two Hamas militants before dawn, as unrest simmered over US President Donald Trump's controversial declaration of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Meanwhile, the Marxist-Leninist Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) cancelled its 50th anniversary commemorations to protest against the Jerusalem embassy move on Saturday.

Sport James Corden is glorious as Taylor Swift's new backup dancer
Author: 0 James Corden is glorious as Taylor Swift's new backup dancer

When Corden paused to visit the toilet, Swift urged her dancers: "Save yourselves". Corden threw on a crop-top, a fishnet shirt and some form-fitting trousers and joined the group in a performance of her new hit song " Look What You Made Me Do " that we will never forget.

Sport Black Knights Squeak Past Midshipmen in Army-Navy Game
Author: 0 Black Knights Squeak Past Midshipmen in Army-Navy Game

Army will have an all-white Climb To Glory look, while Navy's are called Blue Angel uniforms. The win got Army to 9-3, while Navy fell to 6-6 after starting the season 5-0. Bradshaw finished with 94 yards on 21 carries with the winning touchdown. Navy answered with a drive that yielded a field goal - again with no passes.

Sport Why Ben Duckett has been suspended on England Lions duty
Author: 0 Why Ben Duckett has been suspended on England Lions duty

Tom Curran impressed with an unbeaten fifty and a wicket as England declared on 314-9 on the first day of their tour match against a Cricket Australia XI in Perth . In September, England all-rounder and vice-captain Ben Stokes was arrested on suspicion of actual bodily harm after an altercation outside a Bristol nightclub.

Sport Kevin Wimmer sends message to Tottenham Hotspur fans on Twitter
Author: 0 Kevin Wimmer sends message to Tottenham Hotspur fans on Twitter

Tottenham have been so intent on performing in the Champions League this season that they allowed themselves to become distracted from the job at hand in the Premier League , according to Mauricio Pochettino . "We can not be reactive because if we are, we are going to lose". "This season is a very good example". And that is always against us. Consistency between now and the end of the season is so important if we want to finish in the top four.

Sport Fast bowlers will do the damage in South Africa: Pujara
Author: 0 Fast bowlers will do the damage in South Africa: Pujara

Notably, India have not won a series yet in South Africa . "They did not give us any chances to get into the game", he said. We have got very fine players and some really experienced players who are in good form at the moment. "But it will be nice if we can balance the schedule though it is not an easy job", Dravid added. He is now only behind Sachin Tendulkar , the only man to register 100 worldwide centuries.

Sport India thanks key export control bloc for giving membership
Author: 0 India thanks key export control bloc for giving membership

India's m embership to MTCR opened doors for its space programme and its ability to source high-end missile systems and technologies as well as surveillance drones. Earlier this year, India had updated its export control lists to bring them in line with worldwide standards, including those required by the Wassenaar Arrangement.

Sport Prediction: West Ham United vs Chelsea
Author: 0 Prediction: West Ham United vs Chelsea

West Ham are bad and the Olympic Stadium has been a pretty easy place for away teams to go. The New Zealand global centre-back picked up a knock against Everton 2 matchdays ago, and his influence at the back was sorely missed against Manchester City .

Sport NPA boss Shaun Abrahams must vacate his job, judge rules
Author: 0 NPA boss Shaun Abrahams must vacate his job, judge rules

Zuma's criminal charges relate to multi-billion dollar arms procurement deals by the government in the late 1990s, where he is accused of having received bribes. Abrahams and the NPA said the court should have found that Nxasana left office, and so there had been a vacancy Abrahams could fill. Abrahams was due to respond to the Democratic Alliance today regarding the charges against Zuma.

Sport Sam Allardyce Calls for Calm Everton Heads Ahead of 229th Merseyside Derby
Author: 0 Sam Allardyce Calls for Calm Everton Heads Ahead of 229th Merseyside Derby

The Senegal global is expected to start against Sam Allardyce's Everton, who will need to find a way to contain the pace and power of Jurgen Klopp's front line. "We will all face the fact that we probably won't have as much possession as Liverpool on Sunday. We need to be very clinical in our finishing and hopefully it gives us a good performance and result".

Sport Georges St-Pierre Has Vacated His UFC Middleweight Title
Author: 0 Georges St-Pierre Has Vacated His UFC Middleweight Title

And in a way, the thing that was missing was an overall indication of the current state of the UFC . He had his opportunity, he got his belt, good for you. "We'll talk about it, but I'm not sure if I compete I will go back at 185", St-Pierre said, while talking to TSN . With no timetable set for his return, the big question mark now concerns what happens next for St-Pierre.

Sport Fearless predictions: Ingram will be a problem, but Hornets will top Lakers
Author: 0 Fearless predictions: Ingram will be a problem, but Hornets will top Lakers

Lonzo Ball had the chance to shut his haters up with just seconds left on the clock, but he drove to the rim and brought the defense with him and smartly kicked it out to a wide open Brandon Ingram who drained the game winning shot. "I love that kid, the way he fights, the way he hustles. We've just got to come out and be ready and just be locked in from the jump". CB: We've seen a lot of ejections, and honestly quite a few of them have been questionable.

Sport Warriors beat Pistons 102-98 to finish unbeaten trip
Author: 0 Warriors beat Pistons 102-98 to finish unbeaten trip

They've played the past two games without Curry, who is recovering from a sprained right ankle. In his last home games versus the Warriors, he scored 26 points and made four of six from 3-point range. The Golden State Warriors are shooting 40.1 percent from beyond the arc and 80.9 percent from the free throw line. A 3-pointer by Thompson made it 94-85.

Sport Tom Brady Has Pretty Funny Reaction To Roger Goodell's New Contract
Author: 0 Tom Brady Has Pretty Funny Reaction To Roger Goodell's New Contract

The Steelers and Cincinnati Bengals engaged in a nasty game Monday night with many viscous hits . Among the latter was rookie wide receiver Juju Smith-Schuster, whose one-game suspension was upheld following his appeal. "Matt Hasselbeck , we're gonna have words next time we're on". Don't judge me on what you see on football, because football's my competitive side. There's just so much going on in the game right now.

Sport Cavs' Derrick Rose has bone spur in ankle, happy to be back
Author: 0 Cavs' Derrick Rose has bone spur in ankle, happy to be back

Not to be rude-I don't care about no f-ing money. Hopefully, whatever decision he makes (whether to rehab the injury and come back , or to simply retire), he'll be at peace with it. That's all I want to do: hoop and win. It's all about first getting the area to calm down and then strengthening your leg back up again. "So, afterwards, we may have to have a procedure".

Sport Marlins trade Dee Gordon to Mariners
Author: 0 Marlins trade Dee Gordon to Mariners

Gordon has been a second baseman much of his major league career, but he's expected to be moved to the outfield by the Mariners due to the presence of eight-time All-Star Robinson Cano . It just so happened that the money from Miami also came with Seattle's presumptive new center fielder. "We feel like that gives him a chance to be a separator in center field".

Sport West Ham boss Moyes admits dilemma over Hart, Adrian choice
Author: 0 West Ham boss Moyes admits dilemma over Hart, Adrian choice

While aware of the harm being dropped could do to Hart's prospects of starting England's first game in next year's World Cup finals in Russian Federation against Tunisia, Moyes says his only concern is what is best for West Ham. West Ham will likely concede at least once, they've only kept three clean sheets all season, so they'll need someone to create some scoring chances for them and Lanzini is their best bet.

Sport OR names former Alabama assistant Mario Cristobal head coach
Author: 0 OR names former Alabama assistant Mario Cristobal head coach

Cristobal joined OR football in January of 2017. OR has found its replacement for Willie Taggart, and the hire is coming from within. According to NBC Sports , the Ducks are expected to name co-offensive coordinator and offensive line coach Mario Cristobal as the new head man.

Sport Toys for Tots drive underway
Author: 0 Toys for Tots drive underway

The Toys for Tots drive continues until December 21. Among the families getting donations this year is that of Linda Sanchez. The program reaches 792 communities covering all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Sannes said the goal is to give more than 8,000 toys to underprivileged children in Nash and Edgecombe counties. Toy drop off boxes set up in various areas of the Black Hills including places such as Books-A-Million, Toys R Us, United Methodist Church to ...

Sport Cubs sign starting pitcher Tyler Chatwood to 3-year deal
Author: 0 Cubs sign starting pitcher Tyler Chatwood to 3-year deal

Chatwood is tied with Nationals ace Stephen Strasburg for second in the National League in road ERA over the last two season with a 2.57 mark. Chatwood has had stark home-road splits while calling hitter-friendly Coors Field his home. He registered a 6.01 ERA and allowed foes to hit.302 at Coors Field last season. He has a 4.31 ERA (310 earned runs in 647 2/3 innings) in 130 major-league appearances, including 113 starts.

Sport Stipe Miocic-Francis Ngannou heavyweight title fight targeted for UFC 220
Author: 0 Stipe Miocic-Francis Ngannou heavyweight title fight targeted for UFC 220

On Wednesday, MMA Junkie first reported that a hotly anticipated clash between heavyweight champ Stipe Miocic and the unsafe Francis Ngannou was being targeted to top the card. At Sportsbet, Ngannou is paying $1.62, with Miocic at $2.31. With the win over dos Santos, Miocic improved to 17-2 in his professional career, and 11-2 in his 13 bouts under the UFC banner.

Sport Putin says Russian Federation won't prevent athletes from competing in Pyeongchang - agencies
Author: 0 Putin says Russian Federation won't prevent athletes from competing in Pyeongchang - agencies

The ban means that now "clean" Russian athletes can not participate in the games under their country's flags. "I'm flabbergasted that the International Olympic Committee did anything", Kershaw told The Canadian Press from Norway. It is necessary to pay more attention to mass sports in order to find talented children, who then would become real athletes. While we have certain difficulties in elite sports, we should invest in mass sports, youth sports, and do it professionally, realizing ...

Sport Brussels Loses Right to Host Euro 2020 Soccer Matches to London
Author: 0 Brussels Loses Right to Host Euro 2020 Soccer Matches to London

Ceferin said the decision followed the Eurostadium project's failure to meet the conditions imposed by the UEFA executive committee in September 2017. Wembley had originally been selected to host the semi-finals and final of the competition in 2014 and will now host an additional three group games and one last-16 fixture.