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Daily News
Scott James Casserly faces counter-claim of assaultMervyn Silva, when his case was taken up at the Colombo court. The 44-year old
Scott James Casserly faces counter-claim of assault
Daily News / Posted 14 minutes ago
Mervyn Silva, when his case was taken up at the Colombo court. The 44-year old from Shotts, Lanarkshire was hoping for a showdown with Silva, dubbed the 'nightmare of nighclubs', whose behavior cost him his dream job in Colombo. James claims... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
High School Highlights for Aug. 25for New Knoxville. Thursday’s Results Ponitz 48, Clark Montessori 6 Beavercr
High School Highlights for Aug. 25
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 15 minutes ago
for New Knoxville. Thursday’s Results Ponitz 48, Clark Montessori 6 Beavercreek 37, Xenia 20 Skyline Chili Crosstown Showdown Covington Catholic (KY) 56, Oak Hills 48 Indian Hill 49, New Richmond 36 Thursday’s Results Piqua 1, Urbana... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
High School Highlights for Aug. 25for New Knoxville. Thursday’s Results Ponitz 48, Clark Montessori 6 Beavercr
High School Highlights for Aug. 25
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 28 minutes ago
for New Knoxville. Thursday’s Results Ponitz 48, Clark Montessori 6 Beavercreek 37, Xenia 20 Skyline Chili Crosstown Showdown Covington Catholic (KY) 56, Oak Hills 48 Indian Hill 49, New Richmond 36 Thursday’s Results Piqua 1, Urbana... Read more
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Calgary Sun
UFC event in Vancouver not exactly creating a buzzin his featherweight debut this weekend. 5: Number of consecutive victories fo
UFC event in Vancouver not exactly creating a buzz
Calgary Sun / Posted an hour ago
in his featherweight debut this weekend. 5: Number of consecutive victories for Demian Maia heading into his main event showdown with Carlos Condit. 8: Number of career UFC submission wins for Charles Oliveira, the most of any fighter since he... Read more
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Manning River Times
Wingham Tigers call on ‘Mr Fixit’Versatile Brodie Myer named in the centres as Wingham prepares for Group Three
Wingham Tigers call on ‘Mr Fixit’
Manning River Times / Posted 2 hours ago
Versatile Brodie Myer named in the centres as Wingham prepares for Group Three Rugby League semi-final showdown with Port City. Brodie Myer played a starring role at hooker for Wingham Tigers in last week's clash against Forster-Tuncurry. He'll line... Read more
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New York Post
Pressure on Ben McAdoo ahead of Giants-Jets preseason clashof the Giants-Jets rivalry (are we still calling it the Snoopy Bowl?) Saturday,
Pressure on Ben McAdoo ahead of Giants-Jets preseason clash
New York Post / Posted 3 hours ago
of the Giants-Jets rivalry (are we still calling it the Snoopy Bowl?) Saturday, when the locals have their annual preseason showdown. Todd Bowles, now in his second year as Jets coach, could be more interested in doing some fine-tuning. After an... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Boxing and MMA have their differences, but they push each other to be betterfans are increasingly impatient with Canelo Alvarez and his promoter Oscar De L
Boxing and MMA have their differences, but they push each other to be better
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 hours ago
fans are increasingly impatient with Canelo Alvarez and his promoter Oscar De La Hoya for not arranging a middleweight showdown with unbeaten, three-belt champion Gennady Golovkin. Alvarez, at his training camp in San Diego on Wednesday, tried... Read more
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NJ.com
When MLB stars were part athlete, part entertainer | Lucasthe hip for over 50 years. The two former rivals attended thousands of charity
When MLB stars were part athlete, part entertainer | Lucas
NJ.com / Posted 3 hours ago
the hip for over 50 years. The two former rivals attended thousands of charity events together, sharing the tale of their showdown in October 1951, where Thomson's dramatic ninth-inning homer off of Branca gave his Giants the pennant over the... Read more
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IGN
Black Ops 3 Fourth DLC Pack PS4 Release Date Announcedpicnic table, that’s what! Navigate this bite-size battlefield for a larger-tha
Black Ops 3 Fourth DLC Pack PS4 Release Date Announced
IGN / Posted 4 hours ago
picnic table, that’s what! Navigate this bite-size battlefield for a larger-than-life experience." Outlaw: "Gear up for a showdown in Outlaw; a western-style re-imagining of the fan favorite map Standoff from Call of Duty®: Black Ops II. This... Read more
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Al.com
Watch Nick Saban's final press conference before game week liveNick Saban's final press conference before game week live SabanLive.jpg Check
Watch Nick Saban's final press conference before game week live
Al.com / Posted 4 hours ago
Nick Saban's final press conference before game week live SabanLive.jpg Check out the Facebook Live video stream of Nick Saban discussing practice today as the Crimson Tide begin to gear up for their showdown with Southern Cal. Click below to wat... Read more
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The Mercury News
Sunnyvale bunny wins General Mills contestfrom Sunnyvale is the new cover bunny on a commemorative box of General Mills c
Sunnyvale bunny wins General Mills contest
The Mercury News / Posted 5 hours ago
from Sunnyvale is the new cover bunny on a commemorative box of General Mills cereal. Chestnut won General Mills' Rabbit Showdown, besting hundreds of rabbits, dogs, cats and one pig to take the prize. The cereal maker sponsored the contest as... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Joe Garner relishing Old Firm debut as he looks to fire Rangers to Premiership gloryfirst appearance for Mark Warburton’s side against Kilmarnock tonight after cli
Joe Garner relishing Old Firm debut as he looks to fire Rangers to Premiership glory
EveningTimes Online / Posted 5 hours ago
first appearance for Mark Warburton’s side against Kilmarnock tonight after clinching a move from Preston. But the Celtic showdown already has a significant lure for the striker as he bids to become a key part of the Light Blues’ attack in the... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Coutinho could miss Tottenham triponly took part in light training at Melwood on Thursday with Jurgen Klopp admit
Coutinho could miss Tottenham trip
Liverpool Echo / Posted 5 hours ago
only took part in light training at Melwood on Thursday with Jurgen Klopp admitting he could miss the Saturday lunchtime showdown at White Hart Lane. “The muscle was a little stiff,” Klopp said. “He felt something so we didn’t want to take a... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Apple issues security update to prevent iPhone spywaresecurity conference in Las Vegas. Many companies already offer such programs.
Apple issues security update to prevent iPhone spyware
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 hours ago
security conference in Las Vegas. Many companies already offer such programs. The announcement came on the heels of a showdown between Apple and the FBI over the feds’ demand that Apple help in its attempts to crack an iPhone 5C used by San... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The Quade Cooper question: To boo or not to boo?night could be speed whir in front of his bewildered eyes if the All Blacks rep
The Quade Cooper question: To boo or not to boo?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
night could be speed whir in front of his bewildered eyes if the All Blacks replicate the first half pace of the Sydney showdown. Related ContentRugby: Quade Cooper - It's not about me against the All BlacksRugby: Hansen predicts start for... Read more
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Akron Zips
Zips Set to Open 2016 Campaign Hosting Akron Classic5. • In all, Akron is 18-3-9 (.750) versus teams from the Big East Conference.
Zips Set to Open 2016 Campaign Hosting Akron Classic
Akron Zips / Posted 6 hours ago
5. • In all, Akron is 18-3-9 (.750) versus teams from the Big East Conference. SCOUTING THE HOYAS Georgetown enters its showdown with Akron ranked seventh, seventh, 10th and 12th by College Soccer News, TopDrawerSoccer.com, National Soccer... Read more
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RTE News
No joy for Lowry in last chance Ryder Cup saloonbeforehand that it would take a win or a high placing to get the nod for one of
No joy for Lowry in last chance Ryder Cup saloon
RTE News / Posted 6 hours ago
beforehand that it would take a win or a high placing to get the nod for one of the three picks for next month's Hazeltine showdown. But a round of five bogeys and a single birdie left the 29-year-old 13 shots off joint leaders Tom Lewis,Thomas... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Brazilian senators blast each other as Rousseff trial startsDilma Rousseff smiles during a rally in Brasilia, Brazil, Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2
Brazilian senators blast each other as Rousseff trial starts
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 7 hours ago
Dilma Rousseff smiles during a rally in Brasilia, Brazil, Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016. Brazil ™s Senate braces for a final showdown in a trial that could overthrow President Rousseff after months of lengthy proceedings in Congress. She is accused... Read more
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NZCity
Smith, Dagg swap adds intrigueus, it's making sure our systems are in place and be aware and ready for that."
Smith, Dagg swap adds intrigue
NZCity / Posted 7 hours ago
us, it's making sure our systems are in place and be aware and ready for that." For returning prop Joe Moody, Saturday's showdown, which could see the All Blacks seal a 14th straight Bledisloe Cup series, was just about making sure there was no... Read more
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Reuters
Russia to work with U.S. on response to Syria gas attacks reportreport" by the U.N./OPCW Joint Investigative Mechanism (JIM). The report's res
Russia to work with U.S. on response to Syria gas attacks report
Reuters / Posted 8 hours ago
report" by the U.N./OPCW Joint Investigative Mechanism (JIM). The report's results set the stage for a Security Council showdown between the five veto-wielding powers, likely pitting Russia and China against the United States, Britain and France... Read more
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USA Today
Apple issues security update to prevent iPhone spywarein Las Vegas. Many companies already offer such programs. The announcement, to
Apple issues security update to prevent iPhone spyware
USA Today / Posted 8 hours ago
in Las Vegas. Many companies already offer such programs. The announcement, to loud applause, came on the heels of a showdown between Apple and the FBI over the feds’ demand that Apple help in its attempts to crack an iPhone 5 used by San... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Alabama dynasty, up-tempo offenses dominate decade - so farBut the rivalry between teams Saban led to national titles also produced the so
Alabama dynasty, up-tempo offenses dominate decade - so far
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 9 hours ago
But the rivalry between teams Saban led to national titles also produced the so-called ''Game of the Century,'' a 1 vs. 2 showdown won 9-6 by LSU in overtime in 2011. The teams met in a rematch in the national title game, dominated by Alabama... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Vin Diesel, The Rock's 'Fast 8' spat to be settled in WWE showdownDwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Vin Diesel's on-set spat is just a ruse for an up
Vin Diesel, The Rock's 'Fast 8' spat to be settled in WWE showdown
Calgary Sun / Posted 10 hours ago
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Vin Diesel's on-set spat is just a ruse for an upcoming wrestling showdown, according to reports. The two action men reportedly fell out while filming Fast 8 and Johnson stunned fans when he appeared to take aim at his... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Unbeaten record to be tested in LangleyPark in Langley. Sun defensive back Jamie Turek said there's no better way to
Unbeaten record to be tested in Langley
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 10 hours ago
Park in Langley. Sun defensive back Jamie Turek said there's no better way to open the second half of the season than a showdown between the league's top two teams. "I'm not just looking forward to this as a player, but for our team as a whole,... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Sands concludes season SaturdayStarting at 4 p.m., the raceway will hold seven divisions of racing with the Up
Sands concludes season Saturday
The Mining Journal / Posted 11 hours ago
Starting at 4 p.m., the raceway will hold seven divisions of racing with the Upper Peninsula Alliance Showdown as racers from Kinross Speedpark in the eastern U.P. will be included in the invitational. Vintage open-wheel modified cars and fast super... Read more
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New York Post
Joey Bosa gets bitter Chargers lesson Eli Manning knew all alongsure enough, the Chargers were the outlier.Bosa at Chargers practice in JunePho
Joey Bosa gets bitter Chargers lesson Eli Manning knew all along
New York Post / Posted 11 hours ago
sure enough, the Chargers were the outlier.Bosa at Chargers practice in JunePhoto: AP Here’s the crux of the Bosa-Chargers showdown: Bosa is owed $25 million. That’s what No. 3 overall picks get paid. Bosa can’t negotiate for more, and the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Going for gold: British stars at the World ParaAthletics Championships100m. Crowds will flock to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park to witness the what pr
Going for gold: British stars at the World ParaAthletics Championships
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
100m. Crowds will flock to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park to witness the what promises to be one of the great para-athletics showdowns, as Britain’s Jonnie Peacock returns to the venue of his 2012 Paralympics victory to face off against the American... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Before debates, Clinton aims to keep Trump expectations highlow expectations. Mitt Romney, the 2012 Republican nominee, steadied his campa
Before debates, Clinton aims to keep Trump expectations high
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 11 hours ago
low expectations. Mitt Romney, the 2012 Republican nominee, steadied his campaign by outshining Obama during their first showdown. In the 2008 vice presidential debate, Sarah Palin won praise for holding her own against then-Sen. Joe Biden, who... Read more
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Business Wire
End the Stalemate: You Can Now Book – and Pay for – Parking with FordPass Before Someone Else Snags Itthat they’re ditching driving to avoid the hassle. But with FordPass®, drivers
End the Stalemate: You Can Now Book – and Pay for – Parking with FordPass Before Someone Else Snags It
Business Wire / Posted 12 hours ago
that they’re ditching driving to avoid the hassle. But with FordPass®, drivers can eliminate that anxiety – and avoid a showdown over parking – before they even get into their car. FordPass users can locate, book and pay for garage parking in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Brazil Senate starts impeachment trial of President RousseffDilma Rousseff smiles during a rally in Brasilia, Brazil, Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2
Brazil Senate starts impeachment trial of President Rousseff
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 hours ago
Dilma Rousseff smiles during a rally in Brasilia, Brazil, Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016. Brazil’s Senate braces for a final showdown in a trial that could overthrow President Rousseff after months of lengthy proceedings in Congress. She is accused... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Brazil Senate starts impeachment trial of President RousseffDilma Rousseff smiles during a rally in Brasilia, Brazil, Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2
Brazil Senate starts impeachment trial of President Rousseff
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 12 hours ago
Dilma Rousseff smiles during a rally in Brasilia, Brazil, Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016. Brazil’s Senate braces for a final showdown in a trial that could overthrow President Rousseff after months of lengthy proceedings in Congress. She is accused... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Season preview: UNC men's soccerUNC’s success. When is their biggest game? The Tar Heels will travel to No. 3
Season preview: UNC men's soccer
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 12 hours ago
UNC’s success. When is their biggest game? The Tar Heels will travel to No. 3 Clemson on Sept. 9 for a potential top-five showdown. In the loaded ACC — boasting seven of the top-17 teams in the nation — a win over the Tigers could greatly aid... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Football Season Previewand Clemson are once again expected to be the top contenders for an ACC title,
Football Season Preview
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 13 hours ago
and Clemson are once again expected to be the top contenders for an ACC title, with the winner of their regular-season showdown likely claiming the league crown and a spot in the College Football Playoff... Western Kentucky star quarterback... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
'Don't be surprised if Kerry bring something special to this game'Flatharta says he expects his native Kerry to pull out all the stops against Du
'Don't be surprised if Kerry bring something special to this game'
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 14 hours ago
Flatharta says he expects his native Kerry to pull out all the stops against Dublin in Sunday’s All-Ireland SFC semi-final showdown at Croke Park. The former Laois, Galway and Westmeath manager suggested that this weekend could be the 'Last... Read more
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The Manila Times
Wild Spikers’ Turf semifinals race upPerpetual Help and National U gear up for a fierce showdown for the first semif
Wild Spikers’ Turf semifinals race up
The Manila Times / Posted 15 hours ago
Perpetual Help and National U gear up for a fierce showdown for the first semifinal berth while Far Eastern U and La Salle prime up for their own duel next week as the race to the Spikers’ Turf Season 2 Collegiate Conference semis heats up at The... Read more
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The Hindu
Ashvin Gidwani on what inspired his play 'The Scent of a Man'on Saturday It all happened nine years ago. Ashvin Gidwani was visiting friend
Ashvin Gidwani on what inspired his play 'The Scent of a Man'
The Hindu / Posted 15 hours ago
on Saturday It all happened nine years ago. Ashvin Gidwani was visiting friends in Florida, when two Indian couples had a showdown. It would change their lives. One marriage broke, the other survived. That evening lingered for long in Ashvin’s... Read more
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express
French crack down on burkini... but Islamic dress is thriving on Britain's beachesa Muslim woman and demanding she remove a Muslim-style piece of clothing deemed
French crack down on burkini... but Islamic dress is thriving on Britain's beaches
express / Posted 15 hours ago
a Muslim woman and demanding she remove a Muslim-style piece of clothing deemed as not "proper beach attire". The stunning showdown took place on the Promenade des Anglais, in Nice, just yards from where an Islamic State (ISIS) terrorist killed 86... Read more
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Goal.com
Klopp dismisses Sturridge frustration and explains wide roleteam. It’s a team game. If I am put in that position, I have to play there.” A
Klopp dismisses Sturridge frustration and explains wide role
Goal.com / Posted 15 hours ago
team. It’s a team game. If I am put in that position, I have to play there.” At Melwood ahead of Saturday’s Premier League showdown away to Tottenham, Klopp pointed out that Sturridge’s role is not restrictive, and the manager has no designs on... Read more
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International Business Times
Pressure mounts on Mike Ashley as influential investors call for overhaul at Sports DirectSports Direct is set for a showdown with a powerful group of investors worth £1
Pressure mounts on Mike Ashley as influential investors call for overhaul at Sports Direct
International Business Times / Posted 16 hours ago
Sports Direct is set for a showdown with a powerful group of investors worth £14.5tn ($19.2tn) who will call for an independent review of the retailer's corporate governance at its annual meeting in September. It is the first time that the newly... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
USC's dominant run at No. 1, SEC's rise define 2000sState, 91.57 percent BEST RIVALRY There were a lot of good ones in the 2000s,
USC's dominant run at No. 1, SEC's rise define 2000s
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 16 hours ago
State, 91.57 percent BEST RIVALRY There were a lot of good ones in the 2000s, but none better than the Red River Showdown. The annual Texas-Oklahoma rivalry game in Dallas decided the Big 12 more often than not. Both teams were nationally... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Captain Ineligible for Cameroon Tieface having let slip chances of qualifying to what could have been a maiden app
Captain Ineligible for Cameroon Tie
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
face having let slip chances of qualifying to what could have been a maiden appearance in the Gabon finals 2017. In this showdown, gaffer Ndong, bent on rebuilding a formidable squad ahead of forthcoming competitions, will be accorded opportunity... Read more
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dna
UN Security Council must act over Syria chemical use: FranceFrance is already working with its partners" on the matter, Ayrault said. The
UN Security Council must act over Syria chemical use: France
dna / Posted 17 hours ago
France is already working with its partners" on the matter, Ayrault said. The results set the stage for a Security Council showdown between the five veto-wielding powers, likely pitting Russia and China against the United States (US), Britain and... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. Security Council must act over Syria chemical use: FranceFrance is already working with its partners" on the matter, Ayrault said. The
U.N. Security Council must act over Syria chemical use: France
Reuters / Posted 18 hours ago
France is already working with its partners" on the matter, Ayrault said. The results set the stage for a Security Council showdown between the five veto-wielding powers, likely pitting Russia and China against the United States, Britain and France... Read more
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SportsFan
Schulz looks ahead as Port move onfix a prolapsed disc and did not return to the side until round 15. Port coach
Schulz looks ahead as Port move on
SportsFan / Posted 18 hours ago
fix a prolapsed disc and did not return to the side until round 15. Port coach Ken Hinkley signalled ahead of last week's Showdown that it might have been the last opportunity for fans to see him play at Adelaide Oval. Hinkley agonised over the... Read more
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EuroNews
Syrian government troops behind two toxic gas attacks, report concludesthe UN did not immediately respond to a Reuters request for comment. The findi
Syrian government troops behind two toxic gas attacks, report concludes
EuroNews / Posted 18 hours ago
the UN did not immediately respond to a Reuters request for comment. The findings set the stage for a UN Security Council showdown over whether sanctions should now be imposed. The 15-member Council is due to discuss the report next... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Euro rookies in for star-spangled reception at Ryder Cupto McIlroy, will be dealing and coping with the overwhelmingly partisan America
Euro rookies in for star-spangled reception at Ryder Cup
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 19 hours ago
to McIlroy, will be dealing and coping with the overwhelmingly partisan American crowds each day of the three-day biennial showdown. And while Darren Clarke hailed his Hazeltine top-nine automatic qualifiers as a "fantastic blend of youth and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
KIX Brings Back R U Tough Enough?be selected to fight for the title of the “Toughest Pinoy”. The ten finalists
KIX Brings Back R U Tough Enough?
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 hours ago
be selected to fight for the title of the “Toughest Pinoy”. The ten finalists will compete against one another in a final showdown at The Block Atrium of SM North EDSA on October 14. The winner of this final showdown, which consists of an obstacle... Read more
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Oxford Mail
AMERICAN FOOTBALL: Oxford Saints smash Cornish Sharks to land play-off semi-final slotsay. After good work by Walter, Ryan Kingshott crossed the line for Saints’ fi
AMERICAN FOOTBALL: Oxford Saints smash Cornish Sharks to land play-off semi-final slot
Oxford Mail / Posted 19 hours ago
say. After good work by Walter, Ryan Kingshott crossed the line for Saints’ fifth and final touchdown. Walter ran in the extra two points to seal a convincing victory ahead of the showdown with Bristol Apache at Tilsley Park. Kick-off is at 2.30... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Speedway hosting IMCA ChampionshipsThose competitors will race for starting position in the last chance race. The
Speedway hosting IMCA Championships
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 20 hours ago
Those competitors will race for starting position in the last chance race. The following week will play host to the Showdown at Motown event. IMCA state, regional and national points will be at stake and will be in the draw/re-draw... Read more
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Orange County Register
'Hands of Stone' a boxing story with a familiar ringJonathan Jakubowicz’s film, with Edgar Ramirez as Duran and singer Usher Raymon
'Hands of Stone' a boxing story with a familiar ring
Orange County Register / Posted 20 hours ago
Jonathan Jakubowicz’s film, with Edgar Ramirez as Duran and singer Usher Raymond as Leonard. But while it might be the showdown that has cemented Duran’s unique place in history (even if he probably didn’t utter those words), it’s hardly the... Read more
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