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Sport Sex-abuse trial delayed after juror falls ill
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Before the trial he admitted seven charges of indecent assault on three boys. Bennell, who had part of his tongue removed due to cancer, appeared in court via videolink for health reasons. The court heard how victims were abused by Bennell at his home, in his vehicle and on trips and holidays. They also spoke of their own experiences of feeling compelled to accept Bennell's invites to stay at his house, because of their ambitions to succeed in football, where they were assaulted and ...

Sport Australia given blended rating on indigenous 'hole'
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Kevin Rudd committed Australia to reducing the difference in life expectancies between Aboriginal and non-indigenous people on February 13, 2008, when he made a historic apology to Australia's indigenous minority for past injustices. Mr Rudd told the story of an elderly indigenous woman, a member of the Stolen Generations, who he visited a few days before the apology. He said while these schemes are not flawless, first Australians in the Northern Territory and the Koori people of the ACT and ...

Sport Scott Baio Set to go Off on Eggert, Polinsky
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Baio denies all of the allegations and said he will hold his own press conference later on Wednesday. "For reasons I don't understand, I am the target of false claims that threaten everything that is important in my life". Polinksy alleged "a pattern of abuse that was unrelenting" against him. He said the encounter was consensual, saying Eggert seduced him. Polinsky said adults on the show were aware of what was happening, "but were too scared of losing a job on a hit show to act".

Sport Fans advised to seek shelter from strong winds at Olympic Park
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The first American woman to win multiple gold medals was Andrea Mead Lawrence, who won slalom and giant slalom in 1952. Digging into the code the analysts found specific reference targets to the Pyeongchang 2018 domain, and said that the author of the malware was aware of, "a lot of technical details of the Olympic Game infrastructure such as username, domain name, server name and obviously password".

Sport Harden helps Rockets to 10th straight win, over Kings
Author: 0 Harden helps Rockets to 10th straight win, over Kings

Wednesday night, the Rockets would win their 10th consecutive ballgame . The Rockets shot just 39.8 percent, but thanks to Harden (28 points, nine rebounds, nine assists) and Paul (19 points, seven assists), Houston (44-13) had enough to hold off the Kings.

Sport US rallies to stay perfect in Olympic openers
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With one more point, Jocelyne will move into the top 10 all-time in American points at the Olympic Games. For this, each team may thank the championship's unconventional structure at that eight groups have been broken up to two classes of 4together with teams in team A (Canada, Finland, Russia along with also the U.S.) ensured to progress to the quarterfinals.

Sport Man City accused of showing a lack of respect in Mahrez chase
Author: 0 Man City accused of showing a lack of respect in Mahrez chase

We need to manage better and we need also perhaps some respect from others". After such a period of turbulence and uninvited activity, things are back to normal at the King Power Stadium as Riyad Mahrez eyes his first start later this week; but Claude Puel has decided to make a few things clear for the future, demanding more respect from his opponents as far as Leicester City in particular are concerned.

Sport Dwyane Wade Doesn't Want a Kobe-style Send-off
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Just don't expect Dwyane Wade to recruit him, as he did before. Wade then managed to run off five consecutive points to make it a one-point game with 1:26 to play, but despite a 76ers turnover, Miami was unable to take the lead. But when you realize that the pick the Cavs got in return for Wade happens to be a 2024 pick, it becomes a whole lot more interesting. It was his third game since returning to the club in a trade with the Cleveland Cavaliers on February 8.

Sport Las Vegas reportedly a finalist to host 2019 or 2020 NFL Draft
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Adam Schefter of ESPN provided the update Thursday. The NFL Draft is a good starting point, but it's clear that a Super Bowl is the ultimate goal. "We look forward to making that case to the National Football League owners in May". The draft was held in New York City from 1965 to 2014, Chicago in 2015 and 2016, and Philadelphia in 2017.

Sport Hazard Targets EPL Top Four Finish with Chelsea
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Giroud is clearly a fan. "We don't have too much time for integration but I feel very good and the boys have been very good to me". 'Everything was not ideal because it was the first game. All in all, the 31-year-old went on to start just one Premier League game for the Gunners this term. He says that wasn't the worst of it though. However, after Andreas Christensen successfully forced his way into Antonio Conte's starting eleven, our younger players should be offered encouragement in ...

Sport Remington set to file for bankruptcy
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Remington, one of the best known makers of firearms in the United States, has reached a deal with its creditors to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The maker of the Bushmaster AR-15-style rifle used in the CT shooting that left 20 first-graders and six educators dead in 2012 said Monday that the agreement with lenders will reduce its debt by about $700 million and add about $145 million in new capital.

Sport Antonio Conte determined to give the fans the best satisfaction
Author: 0 Antonio Conte determined to give the fans the best satisfaction

But I think after the break we didn't need to speak about that game. Pardew admitted after the game that Sturridge was distraught after his latest setback and is hoping that he will be able to return to action in around two weeks. A year ago we were champions, and the most important thing is to be together, work together, talk together and that's what we have done. Most importantly, this win helped Chelsea leapfrog Tottenham back into 4th place, just 3 points short of ...

Sport Senators captain Erik Karlsson bids farewell to traded teammates
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Phaneuf-for-Gaborik was strictly the major impact part of the deal. That had to be the key to the deal, after Ottawa owner Eugene Melnyk hinted during his December rant that the Senators needed to shave salary. Dorion, however, refuses to admit that the team is in rebuild mode. Two guys I have been far in the playoffs with. He may get another crack now. He's a really dependable player who plays both ends of the rink.

Sport Hundreds mourn family man Liam Miller
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Hundreds of mourners packed into the small St John the Baptist Church in the village of Ovens, Co Cork , with leading names from Irish football. Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill and assistant manager Roy Keane were joined by former internationals John O'Shea, Denis Irwin, Kevin Kilbane and Kevin Doyle, as well as past managers Brian Kerr and Steve Staunton.

Sport Thomas: 'I feel like I got my powers back' After Lakers Debut
Author: 0 Thomas: 'I feel like I got my powers back' After Lakers Debut

The 5-foot-9 guard shot 7-for-12 from the field and 4-for-8 from three-point range. Scoring 22 points in his Lakers debut may be a sign that it might not all be bad in Los Angeles for him, but there should still be a concern as to what his attitude has the potential to do within the locker room - especially with LaVar Ball also in town.

Sport Jose Mourinho to sell these two Man United stars in the summer
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The pair have failed to impress throughout the season for United , with Smalling particularly coming in for criticism following the 1-0 defeat by Newcastle on Sunday. Defensive duo Smalling and Jones struggled in each of those fixtures, with Neville accusing the under-fire England internationals of becoming a liability.

Sport Packers won't play in Hall of Fame Game in 2018
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Tickets for the Hall of Fame game and enshrinement ceremony go on sale Friday and will be available at www.profootballhof.com/tickets at 10 a.m. Harbaugh doesn't traditionally play his starters in the first and fourth preseason games anyway, meaning the team's top players likely won't be in action in Canton.

Sport Melinda Gates rips Trump's 'misguided' budget
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Melinda , however, was more scathing in her criticism of President Trump himself. Bill and Melinda's new Q/A session is a bit heavier and more philosophical than other outreach endeavors we've seen such as Bill's AMA's or secret Santa interactions.

Sport Peyton Manning fully supportive of Frank Reich as Colts head coach
Author: 0 Peyton Manning fully supportive of Frank Reich as Colts head coach

Eight hours later, McDaniels backed out of the deal and chose to remain with the Pats in the same job. Chris Ballard isn't the only one in the building who believes the rivalry is back on, it seems. Reich was sacked with Caldwell's staff when Caldwell was let go. But we also know what happened last time McDaniels was a head coach. "I embrace it", said Reich, of his rather unusual position.

Sport Venus Williams helps U.S. clinch Fed Cup win over Netherlands
Author: 0 Venus Williams helps U.S. clinch Fed Cup win over Netherlands

Williams was left bedridden for six weeks due to a series of complications with Alexis' birth, including a pulmonary embolism that led to multiple surgeries, with her daughter delivered by emergency cesarean section. After the match, she admitted that she wasn't quite where she wanted to be yet, and wanted to take more time to get back into her best possible match shape.

Sport Johnny Manziel announces return to football
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The League tells TMZ Sports , "We believe our platform is the ideal forum for Mr. Manziel to enact his NFL comeback". "Sometimes you take for granted how much you value something until it is gone". Manziel, who has hinted at a comeback for some time now, issued a statement to Bleacher Report , saying "Football has been a huge part of my life for as long as I can remember".

Sport Kylie Jenner Rocks Adidas Tracksuit In First Post-Pregnancy Selfies
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On Sunday night's episode of Keeping Up with The Kardashians , Kendall Jenner let us in on a fashion wardrobe malfunction secret that we didn't know about until right now. Her pregnancy was only a rumor until the YouTube video and an Instagram post Jenner made to her followers confirmed everything. The 62-year-old family matriarch also has been helping the youngest of her six children.

Sport White House declines to answer key questions about Porter timeline
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Kelly wrote a letter to White House employees following the incident to allay staff concerns, saying "we all take matters of domestic violence very seriously". "The President tells me he learned when the rest of us did, the pictures, the police reports, the information provided to the Federal Bureau of Investigation".

Sport Lionel Messi Dazzles In Barcelona Training Ahead Of Chelsea Clash
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Messi has faced Chelsea eight times without scoring a single goal from 29 shots - his worst record against any club during his career. "Messi can't be stopped", the former Real Madrid striker told Movistar +. That led to Morata getting a bit too carried away when Real took on fierce city rivals Atletico one season, and the Spain global explained how he took on his worldwide teammate in one particular challenge due to Mourinho's words.

Sport Aston Villa beat rivals Birmingham to boost EPL promotion push
Author: 0 Aston Villa beat rivals Birmingham to boost EPL promotion push

N'Doye pushed the Socceroo to the ground, with Jedinak then dragging him to the ground before appearing to kick out and pull away the Blues midfielder's standing leg. Fans were invited to take part in a photoshoot at the Villa v Burton home match and you can now see how we're using the images. Calderwood, standing in for the indisposed Steve Bruce , was full of praise for the all-round team performance.

Sport Westbrook, Anthony out for Thunder vs. Grizzlies
Author: 0 Westbrook, Anthony out for Thunder vs. Grizzlies

Oklahoma City will need to finish 16-9 to beat that total. He made 10 of 24 shots as Westbrook was sidelined with a sprained left ankle and Anthony sat out with a sprained right ankle. If Paul George were to leave for the Los Angeles Lakers, he would be joining a team that is relying on several different players to eventually grow into superstars.

Sport Tom Brady Breaks Silence On Super Bowl Loss
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No details were given and the person's condition wasn't revealed. But stay hungry or it goes away in a big hurry. One heavily used subway station was closed about an hour after the victory rally ended due to overcrowding. Backup quarterback Nick Foles , who had played for the Eagles earlier in his career but had been traded around over the years before landing back in Philadelphia , would need to take the reins.

Sport Whiteface skier found in California slept for most of 2900-mile drive
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The circumstances behind Filippidis' disappearance, and how he wound up on the West Coast, remain under investigation, according to state police. His wife waited at Whiteface for him to be found, Toronto Fire Chief Matthew Pegg said Friday in an TV interview with Toronto's CityNews.