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Sport Merriam-Webster Announces
Author: 0 Merriam-Webster Announces "Feminism" Is the 2017 Word of the Year

Use of the word spiked this year, due in part to events like the Women's March in Washington, D.C., and similar marches worldwide. There was another spike when Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway , the first woman to run a successful U.S. It wasn't just politics that fueled interest in the word. "I'm neither anti-male or pro-abortion", she said. She said she was a "product of my choices, not a victim of my circumstances", which she described as "conservative feminism ".

Sport I Prefer Manchester City To Manchester United - Van Gaal
Author: 0 I Prefer Manchester City To Manchester United - Van Gaal

But the Dutchman believes the criticism was unwarranted. I always played attacking football... But it's not football that is appreciated in England. Van Gaal succeeded David Moyes at the club and guided the Red Devils to a fourth-place finish in the 2014-15 campaign, followed by a fifth-place finish in the 2015-16 campaign.

Sport Alan Pardew wants 'streetwise' West Brom to avoid unwanted record
Author: 0 Alan Pardew wants 'streetwise' West Brom to avoid unwanted record

Substitute Dominic Solanke , who added another attacking focal point off the bench for the hosts, had a goal disallowed for handball and a shot cleared off the line in the final 10 minutes as West Brom's defence remained unbreached. "I don't think anyone would argue against that as Liverpool's strength, with the ball". These are my decisions, I believe they are the best for the team when I make them, and I stand with them afterwards win, lose, or draw.

Sport Rep. Peter King: Bannon Looks Like A 'Disheveled Drunk'
Author: 0 Rep. Peter King: Bannon Looks Like A 'Disheveled Drunk'

That same day, King told CNN's " New Day " host Chris Cuomo that Bannon " looks like some drunk that wandered on to the national stage". A blinking Cuomo sat in silence as King ripped into Bannon before finally interjecting: " Peter King , I know where you're from and I know you like to knuckle up every now and then, but did you just call Steve Bannon a disheveled drunk?" Speaking on " Breitbart News Daily " on SiriusXM, Bannon sought to explain the loss of Roy Moore , the Republican ...

Sport PM Modi congratulates Rahul for his elevation as Cong. President
Author: 0 PM Modi congratulates Rahul for his elevation as Cong. President

Making an emotional appeal, the Prime Minister said, "The lies that our worthy opponents have spread, about Gujarat, Gujarat's growth and about me personally is something I had never imagined". Be it Patidars, OBCs, Dalits, farmers.all are angry. The Election Commission said it had today received reports and complaints that some of the TV channels in Gujarat have displayed interview given by Mr Gandhi in which he had talked about the state elections.

Sport Conte in the dark regarding Chelsea's January transfer plans
Author: 0 Conte in the dark regarding Chelsea's January transfer plans

It's very important for me, the players, for all of us. We weren't at our best in terms of focus and concentration, but apart from this I have no complaints. We are still 11 points behind Manchester City . January is too far and I don't know what will happen in January. The Brazilian was instrumental in Tuesday's 3-1 away win, producing a goal and two assists as Chelsea bounced back from Saturday's shock 1-0 loss at West Ham.

Sport Angels acquire second baseman Ian Kinsler from the Tigers
Author: 0 Angels acquire second baseman Ian Kinsler from the Tigers

Over his 12-year career, he has been a consistent player both offensively and defensively, hitting.273 with 234 home runs and 225 stolen bases. However, his overall batting line showed a regression from recent seasons. In the end, Kinsler waived his no-trade clause to go to the Angels. It's not known yet which team (or teams) have gotten far in discussions with the Tigers, but the Angels have been suggested as a good fit given their need for a second baseman.

Sport Fake news story claims Washington Redskins change name to Washington Redhawks
Author: 0 Fake news story claims Washington Redskins change name to Washington Redhawks

In fact, the hoax gained so much traction that the Redskins - yes, the Redskins - issued a statement regarding the issue Wednesday afternoon. Within hours after publishing the announcement, the Native American advocacy group the Rising Hearts Coalition admitted that it was behind the faux name change in a separate statement.

Sport Adam Vinatieri may lose $500000 because of Colts' snow game in Buffalo
Author: 0 Adam Vinatieri may lose $500000 because of Colts' snow game in Buffalo

While it was fun to watch, and while it was certainly fun for the Bills , who won in overtime, it wasn't as exciting for the Colts - particularly kicker Adam Vinatieri . And Peterman was making his first start since throwing five interceptions in the first half of a 54-24 loss to the Chargers last month. McDermott did not indicate the Bills would bring in another quarterback, also indicating Taylor will be healthy enough to play.

Sport Warren Sapp on Sexual Harrassment Suit: 'I'm Always the Bad Guy'
Author: 0 Warren Sapp on Sexual Harrassment Suit: 'I'm Always the Bad Guy'

Pro Football Hall of Famer Warren Sapp said his past history of legal troubles is why he's been named in a sexual harassment lawsuit filed by a former NFL Network employee. "Why would I need to show you a picture of someone nude", Sapp said, saying he would never show "the wardrobe lady" something like that. Faulk, Evans and Taylor have since been suspended from the network after being accused of groping and making explicit remarks.

Sport The NBA Is Heading To Indianapolis For The 2021 All-Star Game
Author: 0 The NBA Is Heading To Indianapolis For The 2021 All-Star Game

It has been a while since the city of Indianapolis has been a host for an NBA All-Star Weekend. National Basketball Association fans know the All-Star week is a really special occasion where the superstars from around the league gather in one city for one week for several events, so cities from around the United States of America would love to have the opportunity to host the event.

Sport Man United 'far more boring' under Mourinho, says LVG
Author: 0 Man United 'far more boring' under Mourinho, says LVG

Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe felt his side deserved more from the game. Although one of the reporters attempts to explain that there'd been little chance to ask any questions about the Bournemouth game, Mourinho was out of the door by this stage.

Sport 2 killed at Penn State's Beaver County campus
Author: 0 2 killed at Penn State's Beaver County campus

Officials told WTAE there were no students involved, but that they have closed the campus. Campus officials urged students to stay away from the student union building and the food services area after reports of as many as 15 shots. Hermick says there was never a threat to the general campus population. Her husband showed up at the cafeteria after the couple had a fight and shot her near her auto in the parking lot before turning the gun on himself, police said.

Sport Roger Goodell Plans To Retire…When His Contract Ends In 2024
Author: 0 Roger Goodell Plans To Retire…When His Contract Ends In 2024

Goodell will work with owners of National Football League teams to identify and have his successor in place by the time he plans to step away, Lockhart said. The owners locked out the players before the last deal was struck in 2011. "As a league, we're stronger when 32 teams are together". "We have different views.

Sport Jordan Ayew features as Swansea suffers heavy defeat to Manchester City
Author: 0 Jordan Ayew features as Swansea suffers heavy defeat to Manchester City

Wilfried Bony was subbed off as he captained Swansea against his former side, but Clement said that "Bony isn't injured, but he felt his leg getting tight and it was the right thing to do". The Spanish manager has helped elevate the games of Leroy Sane and Raheem Sterling. Speaking ahead of City's trip to Swansea City on Wednesday, where they will look to set an all-time Premier League record of 15 consecutive wins, Guardiola confirmed Kompany's problem was "muscular" but not as bad as ...

Sport Katie Taylor retains WBA world lightweight title
Author: 0 Katie Taylor retains WBA world lightweight title

It's a privilege boxing here at York Hall, I've always wanted to box here. I rate Katie Taylor and think she's a very good fighter. 'I'm delighted with another victory, hopefully I can have a rest over Christmas. Taylor weighed in ahead of tomorrow's fight in London. "I want all the belts and make history in this sport". "This has been an absolutely incredible year for me, it really has been the ideal year".

Sport Tyson Fury licence 'will be considered' in January after UKAD ruling
Author: 0 Tyson Fury licence 'will be considered' in January after UKAD ruling

Four months later, the British Boxing Board of Control suspended his licence after he had given up his world titles to focus on recovering from mental health problems. Fury immediately laid down a challenge to compatriot Anthony Joshua , who successfully defended his IBF and WBA titles against Carlos Takam in October.

Sport Happy Birthday Rajnikanth: The superstar turns 67
Author: 0 Happy Birthday Rajnikanth: The superstar turns 67

Eswari Devi will be seen playing the role of Rajinikanth's wife in Kaala while actor and filmmaker Samuthirakani will be seen playing an important role. DMK leader MK Stalin, MDMK founder Vaiko and BJP state unit President Tamilisai Sounderrajan, actors Radhika, Kajal Aggarwal and Vikram Prabhu were among those who wished the superstar.

Sport West Ham players let down Bilic says Collymore
Author: 0 West Ham players let down Bilic says Collymore

However, has shed light on the reason behind Ayew's situation in the aftermath of their famous 1-0 victory against Chelsea over the weekend. "I always have compassion for the players as well, that's why it wasn't an easy decision on Joe", Moyes told reporters.

Sport Steph Curry opened up on his sneaker rivalry with Kevin Durant
Author: 0 Steph Curry opened up on his sneaker rivalry with Kevin Durant

He was borderline unfair in the second half and nearly brought the Blazers back from a massive deficit, forcing the Warriors to guard him with Klay Thompson and even Kevin Durant for stretches. The Warriors limited the Blazers to 2-of-11 shooting (18.2 percent), with four turnovers, during that stretch. "I love 3s. I wish we could take more and make more, but they're not always going to be there", Stotts said.

Sport Recent physical shows Angels' Shohei Ohtani has a damaged elbow ligament
Author: 0 Recent physical shows Angels' Shohei Ohtani has a damaged elbow ligament

Ohtani is likely to have an immediate spot in the front of the rotation for the Angels, who have endured brutal injuries to their starting pitchers for two seasons. Ohtani, who will be under the Angels' contractual control for six years, was to sign a minor-league contract but receive up to $2,315,000 in worldwide bonus money from the Angels.

Sport Kawhi Leonard: San Antonio Spurs star forward will make season debut vs
Author: 0 Kawhi Leonard: San Antonio Spurs star forward will make season debut vs

Leonard last hooped in Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals, a 113-111 loss to the eventual champion Golden State Warriors, during which he went down with an ankle injury. He displayed the ability to go head-to-head with the games best whether it was LeBron James, Kevin Durant or anyone else in the league. Leonard said he was "feeling pretty healthy" and his rehabilitation process already allowed him to join five-on-five drills.

Sport Yankees trade Chase Headley to Padres
Author: 0 Yankees trade Chase Headley to Padres

Headley, a third baseman, hit.273/.352/.406 for the Yankees a year ago. Gleyber Torres , the Yankees' top prospect, has a good chance of making the major league roster next year, either at third base or second. He was selected by the Oakland Athletics in the Rule 5 draft in 2010 and immediately was included in a trade to the San Diego Padres as the player to be named later in the Drew Pomeranz deal.

Sport Los Angeles Lakers vs New York Knicks recap and highlights
Author: 0 Los Angeles Lakers vs New York Knicks recap and highlights

The Lakers (10-16) had several tight defensive possessions on Porzingis that ended with him hitting a shot anyway. In his career at Brooklyn, Lopez played plenty of games against the Knicks , and on those 28 occasions he averaged 20.2 points on 51.8% shooting, while also grabbing 7.5 rebounds and denying 2.6 shots a game.

Sport Former Falcon Devin Hester Announces Retirement From NFL
Author: 0 Former Falcon Devin Hester Announces Retirement From NFL

Hester caught Adam Vinatieri's kickoff, turned right toward the middle, burst through a wave of defenders and sprinted toward history, becoming only the eighth player to score a touchdown that way in the NFL's biggest game. - Returned five kickoffs for touchdowns, the same number as non-Hall of Famers Percy Harvin, Allen Rossum and Jacoby Jones. For that alone, he deserves Hall of Fame consideration.

Sport 'Fab Four' to be reunited? - Predicting Liverpool's XI vs
Author: 0 'Fab Four' to be reunited? - Predicting Liverpool's XI vs

Ther Reds boss also highlighted West Brom's physicality and says "we know what we can expect". I think we dominated, that was clear with the football we played and so on. "We make further assessments, send him to different doctors to be sure". Moreno is ruled out of Wednesday's home game against West Bromwich Albion , while midfielder Adam Lallana is still working his up to match fitness and centre back Joel Matip is running again after suffering an adductor issue.

Sport Liverpool looking to sign Thomas Lemar in January
Author: 0 Liverpool looking to sign Thomas Lemar in January

Reports over recent weeks have suggested that both the Gunners and Liverpool are readying fresh January offers for Lemar, but, as per the aforementioned from L'Equipe, another Premier League outfit are also preparing to throw their hat in the ring for the Monaco star.

Sport WR Britt close to deal with Patriots
Author: 0 WR Britt close to deal with Patriots

NFL.com's Ian Rapoport is reporting that such an agreement is a two-year deal through the 2018-19 season. A fourth-round pick in 2016, Mitchell turned 48 targets into 32 catches, 401 yards and 4 scores a year ago. At 6-foot-3, 215 pounds, Britt caught nine touchdowns in just 12 games in 2010, his second season in the NFL. How Britt fits into the offense will bear watching.

Sport Former TCU analyst Sonny Dykes to coach SMU in Frisco Bowl
Author: 0 Former TCU analyst Sonny Dykes to coach SMU in Frisco Bowl

As it relates to the Mustangs, they finished this past regular season with a 7-5 record and will be playing in the upcoming Frisco Bowl against Dykes' former Louisiana Tech squad. 19 in the AP Poll. The TCU assistant coach is the favorite for the job. . The Bears went 8-5 in 2015 behind quarterback Jared Goff, but slipped to 5-7 after Goff skipped his senior season and became the No.