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Sports Drawing a New Congressional Map
Author: 0 Drawing a New Congressional Map

It would ensure Republicans keep an outsized number of seats in a state closely divided between the two parties. Congressional districts determine who gets to represent Pennsylvania in Washington D.C. Tom Wolf. It's unclear if the governor will accept it, or whether there will be a negotiation with the Republican leaders in the legislature. Governor Wolf has until Thursday to approve the proposed map.

Sports Tottenham's Champions League chase lifted by win vs Arsenal
Author: 0 Tottenham's Champions League chase lifted by win vs Arsenal

The north London side had to settle for a place in the Europa League this season but know they have a second shot at Champions League qualification if they can win the competition this term. We missed opportunities on the counter-attack which are not missable at our level with the final ball. The Arsenal manager said that he gave the game-changing moment another look after the game and reached a conclusion that Kane won the tussle Koscielny in the blond light.

Sports Riyad Mahrez: On bench against Manchester City
Author: 0 Riyad Mahrez: On bench against Manchester City

He now has 12 hat-tricks since his arrival at City in 2011 and has bagged 25 goals in all competitions for the sixth-consecutive season. And commenting on four-goal hero Aguero , Guardiola said: " Sergio has an wonderful talent in the box, so we try to create a lot of chances to score the goals he does, and he always does".

Sports Arsenal boss says not surprised by Mkhitaryan's professionalism
Author: 0 Arsenal boss says not surprised by Mkhitaryan's professionalism

It was suggested Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho was unhappy with the Armenian's work off the ball. "Obviously, we're sad to lose him, but I'm excited to see what he does". However, the trio played with the creative freedom Rooney referred to - the style he excelled in with Dortmund. Football statistics website Who Scored awarded him a rating of 6.3 out of 10, only Mohamed Elneny, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Laurent Koscielny received lower ratings.

Sports Chelsea boss Antonio Conte: It would be STUPID to sack me
Author: 0 Chelsea boss Antonio Conte: It would be STUPID to sack me

The Spaniard missed the subsequent Premier League victory over Brighton through suspension, but has missed four further games due to a back injury. Antonio Conte was quick to make his disappointment known , but now we're sure he wants him to return as soon as possible.

Sports Red Gerard reaches snowboard slopestyle final, Chris Corning just misses
Author: 0 Red Gerard reaches snowboard slopestyle final, Chris Corning just misses

Now, he's the first member of the U.S. Olympic Team to take home a gold medal after stomping the final two jumps on his third and final trip down the course to move into first place. Germany leads all nations with three gold medals. This is a great day for the United States and the people of Rocky River. 23 Westminster students competed in the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, and an impressive number of 58 U.S.

Sports Frank Reich will take Indianapolis Colts head coaching job
Author: 0 Frank Reich will take Indianapolis Colts head coaching job

According to ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter , Reich is the favorite to take over in Indianapolis . The Colts also interviewed New Orleans Saints assistant head coach/tight ends Dan Campbell and Buffalo Bills defensive coordinator Leslie Frazier.

Sports Serena Williams returns, Fed Cup 'start of a long process'
Author: 0 Serena Williams returns, Fed Cup 'start of a long process'

Williams will be bidding to emulate Margaret Court, Evonne Goolagong and Kim Clijsters, who all won Grand Slam titles after having children, when she returns to the circuit. Also credited for a newfound sense of zen was her family life with baby Alexis and husband Alexis Ohanian, the co-founder of Reddit whom she Wednesday in November.

Sports Salah, Firmino Strike As Liverpool Ease Past Southampton
Author: 0 Salah, Firmino Strike As Liverpool Ease Past Southampton

However, defending wasn't brilliant, especially from balls into the box and so the likes of Hoedt and Stephens will need to watch out for this as Liverpool could really damage us with the likes of Mane, Firmino and Salah . Karius was called into action again in the 29th minute, denying both Guido Carrillo and James Ward-Prowse. Moments later, Dusan Tadic sent one to Ward-Prowse, whose header was palmed out for a corner by Karius.

Sports I should get an award for good behaviour - Mourinho
Author: 0 I should get an award for good behaviour - Mourinho

Adding to Mourinho's frustration, the goal stemmed from a free-kick awarded for a needless dive by United defender Chris Smalling . It was an intuitive thing. It was then down to the gods of football. "But I try and I make an effort and I'm happy with the way things are going", said Mourinho . He praised the spirit and unity of his side.

Sports Khedira on Kane: 'Maybe the most complete striker'
Author: 0 Khedira on Kane: 'Maybe the most complete striker'

And Redknapp insists the England worldwide is at the right club to achieve his lofty ambitions, and says he is on his way to becoming a Tottenham legend. 'He needs to be obsessed with Harry Kane to make sure he doesn't get a run'. "If he stays in this country, the only place he could go to win a title at the moment is Man City".

Sports Patrick arrives in Daytona, awaits 1st stop of Danica Double
Author: 0 Patrick arrives in Daytona, awaits 1st stop of Danica Double

And that transition started a year ago". Patrick made the announcement during the final race weekend of the 2017 season that she would contest the 2018 Daytona 500 and the 2018 Indianapolis 500 before ending her career as a driver. Patrick is the only woman to lead laps in the Daytona 500, win the pole for the Daytona 500, win an IndyCar race, and is also the highest-finishing woman in the Indy 500.

Sports Crystal Palace boss Hodgson not downbeat after Everton defeat
Author: 0 Crystal Palace boss Hodgson not downbeat after Everton defeat

The first came on 47 minutes from a long Pickford kick which James Tomkins failed to get enough power on his header out and Sigurdsson picked up the scraps before firing home . Fonseca recently caused a stir during the post-match press conference after Shakhtar beat Manchester City in the last group stage game to qualify for the knockout rounds and Fonseca appeared dressed as masked vigilante Zorro .

Sports Galena grad Luke Babbitt traded to Miami Heat
Author: 0 Galena grad Luke Babbitt traded to Miami Heat

Wade has always been one of the good guys in the League sending him and Babbitt to the Heat gives them a legitimate chance to advance in the playoffs and gives much needed bench depth. He started started 55 games for the Heat last season and although he averaged just 15.7 minutes being a 3-point threat helped open the lane for guards Goran Dragic and Dion Waiters.

Sports City 'sorry' for blocking view of Eagles' parade
Author: 0 City 'sorry' for blocking view of Eagles' parade

If the Broncos can find their missing piece, they may be able to return to the top. Eagles long snapper Rick Lovato told 620 WDAE in Tampa Bay, Fla., that Philadelphia ran a fake walkthrough before the game in Minnesota and didn't run their now-famous "Philly Special" trick play, just in case the Patriots had a thirst for a Spygate redux.

Author: 0 Smiling S. Korean leader welcomes N. Koreans

The combined team must use at least three North Korean players each game out of a total of 22, according to an agreement with the International Olympic Committee . But the U.S. vice president did not shake hands with Kim Yong Nam while making a brief appearance at a leaders' reception ahead of the ceremony - although Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe did so.

Sports USA wins first-ever Olympic medal in men's singles luge
Author: 0 USA wins first-ever Olympic medal in men's singles luge

Chris Mazdzer set U.S. Olympic history Sunday by finishing second in the luge men's singles competition, becoming the first American man to medal in an event that made its Winter Games debut in 1964. He has struggled since a career-high ranking of No. 3 on the World Cup circuit for the 2015-16 season. The best the US had ever done in the Olympic event was fourth-place finishes by Tony Benshoof in 2006 and Adam Heidt in 2002.

Sports Hong Kong bus crash kills 18 and injures scores
Author: 0 Hong Kong bus crash kills 18 and injures scores

The police told Xinhua that 17 men and two women were confirmed dead at the scene. At least 10 injured passengers were reportedly in critical condition. Emergency workers ferry bodies from the scene of the horrific Hong Kong bus crash. "And then it was like the tyre slipped, and the bus turned".

Sports Rockets, Joe Johnson Agree to Deal
Author: 0 Rockets, Joe Johnson Agree to Deal

The Kings acquired the guard from the Utah Jazz as part of a three-team deal prior to the National Basketball Association trade deadline on Thursday. It's tough to say without getting him into this environment, and it's a reasonable, low-priced gamble for Houston. Joe shot 41.1 percent from downtown past year and he is just 39 3-pointers away from becoming the ninth player to make 2,000 in National Basketball Association history.

Sports Aguero scores 4 as leader Man City thrash Leicester 5-1
Author: 0 Aguero scores 4 as leader Man City thrash Leicester 5-1

Leicester will once again be without Riyad Mahrez who's head isn't right at the moment according to manager Claude Puel . The coach does not find a way to solve the conflict between the player and the club and ends up losing his most important player in the squad, which resulted in his team's defeat in both games.

Sports Riyad Mahrez has been badly treated after his failed Manchester City transfer
Author: 0 Riyad Mahrez has been badly treated after his failed Manchester City transfer

City will have a couple of players back for the Premier League clash with John Stones and Phil Foden returning to training but Leroy Sane, Gabriel Jesus and Fabian Delph are still not fit. "In the second half he scored four goals ". Mahrez was extremely unhappy, and reportedly refused to return to training until Friday. City opened the scoring in only the third minute, Raheem Sterling showing he learned his lesson from a frightful miss against Burnley last week and tapping in at ...

Author: 0 Olympics: Banned Russians withdraw last-minute Swiss appeal

Semen Elistratov, competing for Olympic Athletes from Russia (OAR), dedicated his speed skating medal to Russian athletes excluded from the Games. The International Olympic Committee had refused to invite the group of Russians, saying it had evidence of alleged doping in Russian sports. Coaches and athletes have been playing on an uneven field .

Sports Conte thanks Chelsea fans for their backing
Author: 0 Conte thanks Chelsea fans for their backing

Conte's future with the troubled Premier League champions was cast into doubt on Monday (Feb 5) after a dismal 4-1 defeat against Watford . "And then, when we lost against Liverpool and Arsenal , I changed totally my work". In fact, Chelsea have been outspent (in terms of net spend) by Man City since the 2012-13 season and Conte has spoken about how his side can compete with them in the coming seasons.

Author: 0 Di Maria: I almost joined Barcelona in 2017

The 29-year-old found game time hard to come by, though he has since worked his way into Unai Emery's starting XI, scoring four goals in as many games, including a hat-trick against Sochaux in the Coupe de France last 16 . Despite many predicting the end for the Catalans, they have stormed to the top of La Liga and are now on course for the Treble. Both PSG and City are running away with their domestic leagues and with former manager Pep Guardiola guiding City, they are a unsafe prospect.

Sports Hawks buy out veteran Marco Belinelli's contract
Author: 0 Hawks buy out veteran Marco Belinelli's contract

Per Charania, the 31-year-old will sign a veteran minimum deal with the 76ers. Philadelphia general manager Bryan Colangelo announced on Friday that it's possible rookie Markelle Fultz won't return this season. Belinelli broke into the National Basketball Association with the Warriors a decade ago, spending his first two seasons with the team. Judging by his natural shooting ability, he will most likely spell J.J.

Sports 'Kaala' release date announced
Author: 0 'Kaala' release date announced

Kaala marks the second consecutive collaboration of director Pa Ranjith and Rajinikanth after their previous film Kabali , which was bankrolled by Kalaipuli S Thanu. Meanwhile, the suspense over the release date of 2.0, the much-awaited sequel of 2010 sci-fi film Enthiran continues. The dubbing for the supporting cast is already underway and Rajinikanth is also expected to complete dubbing his portions before the end of this month.

Sports Spurs, Arsenal Divide England in North London Derby
Author: 0 Spurs, Arsenal Divide England in North London Derby

It would have been cruel on Tottenham , who are now 17 points off the top of the table but up to third. Spurs were fully on top when Eriksen's free-kick from the edge hit the bar via the outstretched hand of Cech, while Arsenal created a rare opportunity at the other end as Jack Wilshere's curling effort from 20 yards forced a fine save from Hugo Lloris .

Sports Yoel Romero Demolishes Luke Rockhold with Vicious Third Round Knockout
Author: 0 Yoel Romero Demolishes Luke Rockhold with Vicious Third Round Knockout

There was plenty of controversy leading up to the main event of UFC 221 . After a cagey first round that saw both fighters trade kicks and blows from a distance, Romero caught Rockhold early in the second round. There might not be anyone better in the sport than Romero when it comes to baiting an opponent into an exchange before exploding forward with a series of nuclear bombs and that's exactly what he did at UFC 221.

Sports Man United profits on the decline
Author: 0 Man United profits on the decline

Newcastle United's on-loan forward Islam Slimani is aiming to remain at the club beyond the current campaign as he looks to fire the side away from the relegation zone. The North London Derby this Saturday could even get Arsenal out of the race for the champions league, as nine points behind Tottenham would seem too much for them.

Sports Baylor pulls off 80-64 upset over No. 10 Kansas
Author: 0 Baylor pulls off 80-64 upset over No. 10 Kansas

The Tennessee native spent the 2006-07 season as a Tar Heel, becoming one of just three players under head coach Roy Williams to leave UNC after one year for the National Basketball Association draft. "It was great to see the seniors step up and have big games because especially down the stretch these are games they're going to remember the most in their career".

Sports Medals awarded in men's snowboard slopestyle
Author: 0 Medals awarded in men's snowboard slopestyle

Every boarder had three cracks at the course, with each athlete's result calculated as the best score of the three as assessed by the nine judges. With rivals Sebastien Toutant, Gerard and Parrot still struggling to land a clean run, McMorris took control of the contest with a spectacular second run, finishing with a backside triple cork 1620 to score 85.20 and take the lead.

Sports Carlos Carvalhal: 'Swansea City really wanted to win against Burnley'
Author: 0 Carlos Carvalhal: 'Swansea City really wanted to win against Burnley'

Three of which they managed today and it takes into 15th, two points clear of the drop zone, albeit with four of the teams below them possessing a game in-hand. "I am very proud of my players", he added. "We blocked [Burnley], we started creating problems and as you know during the game I was not happy because we wanted to win, we felt we really wanted to win which is why as a manager I can start to risk and put more players in attack".

Sports Magic Johnson has flawless response to trade deadline question
Author: 0 Magic Johnson has flawless response to trade deadline question

I go back a year when Jeannie Buss hired Johnson to lead the Lakers out of their dismal stretch that has resulted in no playoff victories since owner Jerry Buss died. "If you break it down and study the cap, we feel like we're the most strongly situated franchise in the National Basketball Association in terms of where our cap stands".