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Author: 0 NCAA "could not conclude North Carolina violated NCAA rules"

Some assumed the NCAA wouldn't tackle this issue because some version of that occurs at all schools, although it has never been publicly brought to light like at North Carolina . The Tar Heels won a pair of national titles within the span - in 2005 and 2009. Initially, they were considered improper benefits - access to courses and assistance in those courses not available to regular students - but that charge was removed in the second NOA only to be refiled in the third.

Sport Carragher names his XI of the Premier League season so far
Author: 0 Carragher names his XI of the Premier League season so far

Jamie Carragher has admitted that Eden Hazard has been the Premier League's best player in recent seasons following his sparkling displays with Chelsea . The Premier League champions have four players in Carragher's side, Spurs have three, his former team Liverpool have two players, while there is one player each from the two Manchester clubs.

Sport Astros starting Keuchel in Game 1, Verlander in Game 2
Author: 0 Astros starting Keuchel in Game 1, Verlander in Game 2

The Astros are playing in their first Championship Series since 2005, when they reached the World Series as a National League team. If anyone doubted that NY was good enough to win the World Series, that likely changed with the team's ALDS win over the Cleveland Indians .

Sport Sharapova reaches Tianjin tennis semis
Author: 0 Sharapova reaches Tianjin tennis semis

Sharapova was broken in the first game but fought back to draw level before going on to take the first set with a hold to love. Voegele brought the game to deuce thanks to a couple of backhand unforced errors . The Russian won the opening set after a brief struggle, suffering her only break of serve in the second game of the second set. She saw off 71st-ranked Linette in just over 98 minutes to reach only her second quarter-final since her return to action.

Sport Keenum likely to start for Vikings for Rodgers, Packers
Author: 0 Keenum likely to start for Vikings for Rodgers, Packers

Going into this season, the Vikings had high hopes for quarterback Sam Bradford . However, Cook tore his ACL against the Lions in week four and was placed on injury reserve shortly thereafter. With the coverage fairly tight, Keenum isn't afraid to throw it downfield, but he's not going to throw it, nor fit the ball, into tight windows. Said Jones: "They definitely did a great job blocking downfield all game".

Sport Rishard Matthews Would Rather Quit Than Be Forced To Stand
Author: 0 Rishard Matthews Would Rather Quit Than Be Forced To Stand

Rishard Matthews made the comment on Twitter earlier Thursday but has since deleted the tweet. The protests by Matthews started following a torrent of criticism from President Donald Trump , who attacked players for not standing during the anthem.

Sport Nadal and Federer cruise in Shanghai
Author: 0 Nadal and Federer cruise in Shanghai

Nonetheless, he sent a backhand long in game 7 to drop serve again and there was no returning from there since Marin sealed the deal with 2 holds at love to book his place in the semis. Dimitrov battled hard in the final set but Nadal was keen to avoid going the distance once more and took the final set 6-3. The German prodigy and the 29-year-old, whose career has been beset by injury, went toe to toe in the second set and the tie break was just as tight until Del Potro grabbed the ...

Sport SCA rules against Zuma and NPA in spy tapes appeal — Newsflash
Author: 0 SCA rules against Zuma and NPA in spy tapes appeal — Newsflash

The judgment was handed down in Bloemfontein on Friday morning. Zuma's lawyers conceded in a September 14 hearing that the National Prosecuting Authority's reasoning in dropping the case in 2009 was wrong but argued that the president should be allowed to make representations before a new decision to proceed with 783 charges relating to an arms deal is taken.

Sport Superman Man City striker Aguero declares: 'I'm ready'
Author: 0 Superman Man City striker Aguero declares: 'I'm ready'

Aguero is City's top-scorer with six goals in as many Premier League appearances for Pep Guardiola's side, who lead the standings on 19 points after seven fixtures. "I still do not know if I am going to play on Saturday", Aguero told TyC Sports . "(On Thursday) I'll rejoin the group and see how I feel, whether I'm comfortable or not".

Sport Unforgettable home opener for the Las Vegas Golden Knights
Author: 0 Unforgettable home opener for the Las Vegas Golden Knights

Certainly, there will be great joy as Las Vegas and all of Southern Nevada celebrates the christening of its first major league professional sports franchise. But they scrapped much of it, including a fan fest and their usual pregame ritual (which will resume for future home games), after Stephen Paddock opened fire indiscriminately on a crowd of country music fans listening to Jason Aldean perform at the Route 91 Harvest Festival Oct.

Sport Ireland to play Pakistan in first test next year
Author: 0 Ireland to play Pakistan in first test next year

Pakistan is scheduled to tour England for two Tests, fives ODIs and a solitary T20I in May next year and Ireland hopes to use this window to organize the match at Malahide. But squabbling over formats, and fears that some nations will be disadvantaged, have twice stymied efforts to launch a league structure since 2010. "Throughout the discussions about the future of Test cricket it became clear.

Author: 0 Michael Jordan expresses concerns with NBA's competitive balance

To now say that one is greater than the other is being a little bit unfair. "Like I'm the reason why (expletive) Orlando couldn't make the playoffs for five, six years in a row?" he said in an interview with USA Today in the spring. Jordan is likely referring to the concentration of talent on the Golden State Warriors ' roster. In the Eastern Conference, Kyrie Irving was traded to the Boston Celtics , who also signed Gordon Hayward as a free agent, making them contenders with the ...

Sport United Kingdom to cap energy prices from next winter
Author: 0 United Kingdom to cap energy prices from next winter

Speaking ahead of the draft bill's publication, Mrs May said: "I have been clear that our broken energy market has to change - it has to offer fairer prices for millions of loyal customers who have been paying hundreds of pounds too much". "We also expect suppliers to co-operate when Ofgem initially introduces a safeguard tariff for around one million vulnerable households this winter".

Sport Pro teams are avoiding Trump hotels
Author: 0 Pro teams are avoiding Trump hotels

His team quit using Trump SoHo in 2016. Still, it's not clear if teams' decisions to take their business away from Trump properties is explicitly due to the president's politics - numerous teams Farenthold interviewed declined to comment on the specifics of why they were going elsewhere.

Author: 0 Robbie Lawler vs. Rafael dos Anjos to headline UFC's next FOX special

The 170-pound contest will headline UFC Fight Night at Bell MTS Place. Lawler was last seen in the cage at UFC 214, when he picked up a close decision win over fellow fan favorite Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone. Dos Anjos, 27-9, is ranked fifth in the division. Since moving up, dos Anjos is 2-0 and ranked No. 5 in the welterweight division with wins over Tarec Saffiedine and most recently a dominant first-round submission of Neil Magny at UFC 215 in September.

Sport Houston won 5 of 7 games vs. New York Yankees in 2017
Author: 0 Houston won 5 of 7 games vs. New York Yankees in 2017

Game one is Friday night at 8:08PM EST. That result, with the Yankees winning 5-2 in Game 5 as plus-170 road underdogs, cashed my plus-145 series bet and salvaged what had started as a disastrous baseball playoffs for yours truly. Houston will also run out Justin Verlander (15-8, 3.36), Brad Peacock (13-2, 3.00) and Charlie Morton (14-7, 3.62). NY has been propelled by the home run machine, rookie Aaron Judge .

Sport National Football League wins appeal, clears way for Ezekiel Elliott suspension
Author: 0 National Football League wins appeal, clears way for Ezekiel Elliott suspension

According to ESPN , the three-judge panel voted to 2-1 to back the NFL's argument against the Dallas Cowboys running back. A federal judge in Texas issued an injunction that blocked the suspension last month. "The NFLPA's lawsuit on Elliott's behalf was premature". The Court of Appeals ruled against the injuction Thursday, overruling the district court's decision.

Sport New England Patriots move up ESPN NFL Power Rankings
Author: 0 New England Patriots move up ESPN NFL Power Rankings

Kony Ealy of the Carolina Panthers sacks Tom Brady during a preseason game at Bank of America Stadium on August 28, 2015. That's probably wise, because the Jets have won two of the last four games at MetLife Stadium, including an overtime win in December of 2015.

Sport Zverev attempts to explain Shanghai exit
Author: 0 Zverev attempts to explain Shanghai exit

In the quarterfinals, Nadal will play sixth-seeded Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria, who got past Sam Querrey of the USA 6-3, 7-6 (3). However, there is a determined look in the eye of the 29-year-old and a first title of the year would send him soaring up to 12th.

Author: 0 Astronomers found a ring around a dwarf planet beyond Neptune

Unfortunately, the astronomers have no clue, because the way rings form around giant planets don't seem to mirror how a ring formed around Haumea. Ortiz's team has put together a YouTube visualisation of the rings, below. Ortiz adds that the use of occultation to find of a ring around Haumea may help others detect rings around similar far-flung objects, and that perhaps Haumea's elongated shape and fast rate of spin are important clues.

Sport PSG president Nasser Al-Khelaifi facing bribery charges
Author: 0 PSG president Nasser Al-Khelaifi facing bribery charges

The new proceedings have arisen from an ongoing investigation into Valcke for alleged acts of "criminal mismanagement" concerning the awarding of World Cup media rights to certain countries. It added that the operation had been carried out in conjunction with the EuroJust body, a European Union agency for cooperation in criminal matters, and Swiss authorities.

Sport Barcelona on the move for Martial
Author: 0 Barcelona on the move for Martial

Martial was brought in from Monaco in a £36m deal in 2015, which could rise to £58m. The 21-year-old then struggled to make an impact during Jose Mourinho's first season in charge but has rediscovered his best form this campaign having provided 5 goals and 6 assists in his 9 appearances so far.

Sport Does Wilshere need to leave to make the World Cup?
Author: 0 Does Wilshere need to leave to make the World Cup?

Despite being limited to two Europa League games and the Carabao Cup so far, Wilshere has used his time on the pitch well to stake his claim for the first team. Wilshere's main issue is fitness. Wilshere though has not played for his country since coming on as a half-time sub during last year's disastrous European Championship defeat to Iceland.

Sport Arsene Wenger: Alexis Sanchez, Mesut Ozil could leave Arsenal in January
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger: Alexis Sanchez, Mesut Ozil could leave Arsenal in January

Wenger said that there was no deadline on reaching agreement but, when asked if he could "cut" his losses in January, he said: "Once you are in our situation, you envisage every solution". Sanchez was involved in Chile's 3-0 defeat to Brazil on Tuesday night, with the Gunners player unable to help his national team to the World Cup despite playing the full 90 minutes.

Sport Nehra announces he will retire on November 1
Author: 0 Nehra announces he will retire on November 1

Nehra will make his final bow on his home ground at Feroz Shah Kotla stadium in New Delhi . An official in the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) told news agency Press Trust of India that Nehra informed coach Ravi Shastri and captain Virat Kohli about his decision.

Sport Cowboys' Jerry Jones reignites protest conversation
Author: 0 Cowboys' Jerry Jones reignites protest conversation

Either you listen or you don't", Washington Redskins tight end Vernon Davis said Monday. "We can not in anyway give the implication that we tolerate disrespecting the flag", he said, according to the Dallas Morning News' Brandon George .

Sport India face herculean battle against prodigiously talented Ghana
Author: 0 India face herculean battle against prodigiously talented Ghana

Current Colombia star James Rodriguez made his debut on the worldwide stage with the U-17 squad, scoring three goals in the 2007 U-17 World Cup. They can qualify as the third team even if they fail to beat Ghana by the required margin, but it will be a long shot for Portuguese coach Luis Norton De Matos' boys.

Sport Jose Mourinho breaks silence after Man United star's injury setback
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho breaks silence after Man United star's injury setback

Also with Marouane Fellaini out injured from an injury on worldwide duty with Belgium, Mourinho will want Lukaku to be rested and be prepared for the match against Liverpool . But heading into their clash with Cyprus on Tuesday, Mourinho was hoping Martinez didn't play Lukaku - especially with their crunch match against Liverpool on Saturday lunchtime.

Sport Andrew Wiggins signs contract extension with Timberwolves
Author: 0 Andrew Wiggins signs contract extension with Timberwolves

The average value of the contract, $29.6 million, kicks in next year and will make Wiggins the highest-paid Canadian athlete ever. "Andrew is among the elite young talents in our league and the sky is the limit for him". "I love it here. The fans and organization have supported me from my first day here in Minnesota ", Wiggins said in a statement . Wiggins , 22, was selected by the Cavaliers with the No.

Sport Chris Foerster resigns from Dolphins over cocaine video
Author: 0 Chris Foerster resigns from Dolphins over cocaine video

Don't get me wrong. Both James and Bushrod said they didn't see any evidence that Foerster was impaired in any way during team meetings. "I want him to get help", Sherrod said during an interview with Las Vegas' ABC affiliate, Action 13 News .

Sport Tropical Storm Ophelia not a hurricane yet; no threat to the US
Author: 0 Tropical Storm Ophelia not a hurricane yet; no threat to the US

On average through this date, we only have nine named storms - five hurricanes and two major hurricanes. Tropical Storm Ophelia is moving southeastward in the Atlantic and is expected to become a hurricane overnight or on Thursday. Center officials said the hurricane is forecast to drift northeastward over the next 24 hours. Ophalia is presently the only storm the NHC is tracking in the Atlantic or Pacific.

Sport Giants suspend Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie; Did he have 'altercation' with Ben McAdoo?
Author: 0 Giants suspend Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie; Did he have 'altercation' with Ben McAdoo?

Rodgers-Cromartie told Anderson that he got into an altercation with McAdoo on the sidelines during Sunday's loss to the Los Angeles Chargers "about playing". According to a report from Art Stapleton of The Record , the DRC-McAdoo argument was over Rodgers-Cromartie not agreeing with his role. Apple vented to reporters after the loss to the Chargers about "the whole culture" of the Giants.

Sport Darren Anderton: 'Harry Kane worth £200m to Tottenham Hotspur'
Author: 0 Darren Anderton: 'Harry Kane worth £200m to Tottenham Hotspur'

And that's why Benzema - who would likely be replaced by Kane - would also be included. He has picked up where he left off this time round, finding the net 15 times in just 13 appearances for club and country. The Daily Star are citing a report from Diario Gol that claims Madrid are desperate to sign Kane but president Florentino Perez is reluctant to meet Tottenham's reported £179m (€200m) valuation.

Sport Sergio Aguero: Man City striker returns to training after vehicle crash
Author: 0 Sergio Aguero: Man City striker returns to training after vehicle crash

It was originally feared the Argentina global could miss up to eight weeks but, after he was examined by City's medical staff, they hoped that he would be back significantly sooner. It is yet unknown if he will be fit enough to feature against Stoke City at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday. These included England defenders Kyle Walker and John Stones, fresh from back-to-back victories over Slovenia and Lithuania which ensured qualification for the 2018 World Cup.

Sport Man gets ticket for wearing shark suit in Austria
Author: 0 Man gets ticket for wearing shark suit in Austria

In effect this month, most full-face coverings are prohibited in public in Austria, including off-slope ski masks, surgical masks outside hospitals and party masks on the street. Violators of the law can be fined 150 pounds, the equivalent of about $176. Kurz, who helped develop the new law including its ban on face veils in public places, said it was necessary for the security of Austria and to prevent a cultural insurgency.

Sport Mesut Ozil's agent reveals 'positive' contract talks
Author: 0 Mesut Ozil's agent reveals 'positive' contract talks

He is now in the final year of the five-year contract he signed when joining from Real Madrid in 2013. United would not be able to thrash out an agreement for the summer but are reportedly considering a winter move for the World Cup victor.

Sport Danny Rose wants to leave Tottenham Hotspur to join Manchester United
Author: 0 Danny Rose wants to leave Tottenham Hotspur to join Manchester United

Danny Rose and Erik Lamela are continuing with their bid to return to action for Tottenham Hotspur , with the duo having been training at the club's Hostpur Way base. Rose being on the sidelines did not prevent Manchester United from mulling over a possible summer swoop for him, but thankfully for Spurs' fanbase his injury halted the Red Devils from making an official bid.

Sport How to Watch Yankees vs. Indians
Author: 0 How to Watch Yankees vs. Indians

But it was on the wet Yankee Stadium field where the Indians really flopped, committing a season-high four errors that marked a franchise record for a postseason game and led to six unearned runs. Then the Tribe was terrible in Monday's 7-3 loss. A rainy day in the Big Apple prevented both teams from taking batting practice on the field. A frustrated Bauer gestured with his hand when he didn't get a strike-three call on a checked swing by Aaron Hicks, who soon singled home a run.

Sport Donald Trump
Author: 0 Donald Trump "Not At All" Surprised by Harvey Weinstein Allegations

About an hour after Bloom's announcement, the New York Times' Jodi Kantor reported that Lanny Davis, another adviser on the team, is "out, too". Weinstein was a major supporter for Hillary Clinton's failed run for the presidency, donating tens of thousands of dollars to her campaign and throwing celebrity fundraisers for the Democratic nominee.

Sport UEFA confirms leagues for new global tournament with England in top tier
Author: 0 UEFA confirms leagues for new global tournament with England in top tier

Wales just missed out on League A , edged out by Netherlands, with Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland also in League B with them. The top 12 nations, based on the 2017 UEFA National Ranking, are in League A will be drawn into four groups of three and play each other home and away on the worldwide dates in September, October and November next year.

Sport Liverpool chiefs make Coutinho promise over €150m Barcelona transfer
Author: 0 Liverpool chiefs make Coutinho promise over €150m Barcelona transfer

Liverpool were reluctant to sell their star asset last summer, despite receiving a bid believed to be in the region of £120m, but are thought to be willing to sell next summer. Liverpool forward Philippe Coutinho could reportedly complete a midseason move to Barcelona after being "promised" a January move to the Camp Nou following his failed attempt to secure a summer exit.

Sport Which team is seeded at the World Cup finals draw?
Author: 0 Which team is seeded at the World Cup finals draw?

Exhausted of studying? Click through the gallery over to determine which groups have already qualified for the World Cup. James McClean scored three minutes before the hour-mark to break the hearts of Chris Coleman's charges and send the Ireland into a seeded draw for the World Cup play-offs.

Sport Michael Wilbon Compares Jerry Jones To A Slave Owner
Author: 0 Michael Wilbon Compares Jerry Jones To A Slave Owner

Jones has said players will not play, not that they would be fired, if they do not stand for the anthem, but Wade Rathke, Local 100s chief organizer, said that is a "distinction without difference when it comes to the law". "I'm really in practice apolitical". We're addressing the issue in part because he's been very active in the issue. Watch Common speak with TMZ below to see what he says about Jerry Jones' new demands.

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