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Broome-Tioga NAACP holds annual Martin Luther King, Jr. day celebration

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Among those alongside King was Reverend Fred Gibson - a Harrisonburg resident of almost five years before his death on Christmas Day, 2015. Organizers say it highlights how far we've come since the death of Dr. and learn more about his life. "Dr. King meant a lot to me as a child", said Rev. Derek Steel, the son of C.K. Steel, who pushed for desegregation at the bus station in Tallahassee. Read More »

Jaguars clinch division title despite disappointing loss to surging 49ers

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On the opening drive of the second half, Bortles drove the Jaguars 48 yards on eight plays, and Jason Lambo's 45-yard field gave the Jaguars their first lead of the game. "I wanted everybody to settle down". San Francisco jumped to a 10-0 lead after just two series, as quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo put on a passing clinic. Read More »

Jose Mourinho explains Henrikh Mkhitaryan omission from Man Utd squad

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United remain favourites to sign Sanchez after indicating they would meet Arsenal's £35m valuation of the player, while offering Armenia playmaker Henrikh Mkhitaryan as a makeweight in any potential deal. "We do what we do best, we set up the way the manager wants us to play and it works. We just have to focus on ourselves, keep winning and I think we will be OK". Read More »

Aly Raisman: 'I was told to be quiet' about abuse

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MSU Trustee Melanie Foster also was in the courtroom Wednesday. Almost 100 victims and family members are slated to give impact statements this week during Nassar's sentencing hearing on 10 counts of first-degree sexual misconduct. It is truly sad that USA Gymnastics and the USOC didn't and don't get it. She also said she will work to protect youth athletes. The former Olympian, who competed as a member of the "Fab Five" during the Summer Games in London in 2012, filed a lawsuit ... Read More »

Latest updates: Australian Open Day Two at Melbourne Park

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Wawrinka, who underwent knee surgery in the summer, had a more hard time against Berankis, who hit back after the Swiss had eased through the first two sets. The five-time grand slam victor coasted through the first set but had to withstand a fightback from Sevastova in the second. Sixth-seeded Czech Karolina Pliskova had to work a little harder, but also won in straight sets against Paraguay's Veronica Cepede Royg. Read More »

Faf du Plessis defiant despite the loss of Philander and Maharaj

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South Africa won the series with one more Test match of the series left to be played. "The Indian cricketers would have been better off playing domestic cricket or preparing themselves exclusively for the tour", said the spin great. Seamer Ngidi, 21, bagged 6-39 - his best in first-class cricket - as South Africa bowled India out for 151 on Wednesday in their second innings just before lunch. Read More »

Klopp defends Mignolet: 'Don't make it bigger than it is'

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And Wenger admits that it made financial sense to sell Oxlade-Chamberlain. We'll have the Liverpool starting XI prediction for you shortly. But, after a slow start at Liverpool following his move, Oxlade-Chamberlain has started to hit his stride in recent weeks - just in time for his first return to Emirates on Friday. Read More »

What a Vikings win would mean for Super Bowl ticket prices

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Jaguars coach Doug Marrone downplayed Ramsey's most recent comment, saying it was meant to fire up his team and not the opponent. Coughlin was Jacksonville's coach. But everything that should have happened didn't happen (with the exception of the Patriots demolishing the Titans ). For fresh-faced Jacksonville , however, this is all rare territory. Read More »

Sharp fall in bitcoin value as Seoul, Beijing crack down

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That's a far cry from its peak close to $20,000 in December, when the virtual currency had risen almost 2000per cent over the year. Bitcoin extended its sharp tumble, skidding more than 7 per cent yesterday in a rapid downturn in fortunes as investors were spooked by fears that regulators might clamp down on the asset whose value has skyrocketed in the past year. Read More »

England need to take hard decisions after Ashes defeat - Mitchell Johnson

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Ponting, the former Australian captain, has declared Root needs to "step up big time" and claimed he had been "too shy" in his post-match press conferences. "You're always concerned when someone gets hit in the head, but once you find out they're ok I think it's part of cricket, hopefully it will always stay part of cricket". Read More »

Eagles return fumble for TD as final Christmas present

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Mike Hilton and Cameron Heyward recorded multisack games and the Pittsburgh Steelers remained in the running for home-field advantage throughout the AFC playoffs by breezing to a 34-6 victory over the Houston Texans. Oakland running back Marshawn Lynch committed his first fumble of the season on Oakland's next possession. A 35-yard field goal tied things at 10. Read More »

Broncos Players Ignore Brock Osweiler During Huge Sideline Tirade

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The Redskins have ultimate bragging rights. There will never be another quarterback quite like Namath, the only one to ever win a Super Bowl for the Jets. Bibbs replaced the injured Byron Marshall (hamstring) on the roster for Sunday's game against the Arizona Cardinals . After missing earlier on a deep pass, Doctson lined up in a three-receiver set, confusing Denver's defensive backs playing man-coverage upon the snap and ran down the field wide open for an easy 48-yard catch and jog ... Read More »

Colts lose to Ravens 23-16 for sixth straight loss

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It was the first time the Colts had a FG blocked since November 3, 2013. The Buccaneers and their 32nd-ranked pass defense, travel to Charlotte to face the red-hot Panthers. They play the Colts today in a home game that could prove to be a make or break match in terms of their chances at a post-season appearance. Brett Hundley, making his eighth start for Rodgers, was ineffective, going 17 of 40 for 130 yards and two interceptions. Read More »

Australian Open: Sharapova staying grounded after Melbourne win

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The British number two faces Uzbek Denis Istomin, who upset Djokovic at the same stage 12 months ago. I think the TV rights are extremely high at the moment. Auckland Classic champion Fernando Verdasco was among men to make the second round, with a straight-sets win over 20th seed Roberto Bautista Agut . Read More »

Home underdogs again, Eagles embrace their role

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He was let go after the 2016 campaign. Both teams are expected to smother the run like they have all season, ranking first and second in the league in that department. As much credit as Kelly deserved for his creative offenses and sports science innovations, he was about as flexible in his approach as I am in my weekly stretch/Yoga class, which often borders on the comical. Read More »

Jose Mourinho close to signing new deal at United

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However, Mourinho's reluctance of not using Mata in the number 10 role and the rumoured transfer of Alexis Sanchez means Mata could soon become the 4th or 5th choice winger at Manchester United . Sanchez is the player whose pace, flair and shooting power have turned many games the Gunners' way in recent seasons. The Mirror claim that Mkhitaryan is holding up the proposed swap deal as he's demanding a huge pay rise from Arsenal as well as a "golden handshake" from United in order to ... Read More »

Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho reveals surprise story about Anthony Martial

Xherdan Shaqiri was busy throughout the match and a player of his ability can turn the momentum of a match at any moment. As per a report from reliable journalist Andy Mitten this evening, Premier League giants Manchester United will soon announce the extension of manager Jose Mourinho's contract with the club. Read More »

Chelsea Look To End Winless Streak When They Take On Norwich City

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Chelsea have had 10 managers since Roman Abramovich bought the club in 2003 and reports have suggested the club is casting around for potential successors to Conte. "You must have a big squad to do this, otherwise you take risks to lose against teams like Leicester". Not all Chelsea's recent signings have had injury problems, with Alvaro Morata, Antonio Rudiger and Davide Zappacosta also arriving last summer and quickly making an impression. Read More »

EPL: Manchester United can catch Manchester City, says Paul Pogba

Sanchez plays on the left of a front three at the Emirates but that position is now occupied by Anthony Martial at Old Trafford , while Romelu Lukaku is first choice up front. Instead it was Stoke , under the management of Eddie Niedzwiecki with new boss Paul Lambert watching on from the stands, who started to create some big chances without taking any of them. Read More »

The NFL needs more trash talkers like Jalen Ramsey

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Despite the Jaguars' inexperience in the playoffs, Belichick marvelled at how organised and mature they looked against the Steelers . "You couldn't even come close to duplicating that on your own if you tried to book the components individually", Crandall said. Read More »

La pression monte d'un cran sur l'avenir de Ronaldo — Real

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La capitaine de la Seleçao y a décroché sa première Ligue des Champions UEFA ainsi que son premier Ballon d'Or en 2008. Des revalorisations toujours pas effectives alors que Ronaldo a multiplié les appels du pied. D'après les journalistes, le Ballon d'or aurait annoncé sa volonté de partir à certains de ses coéquipiers du Real Madrid . Cependant, cela ne l'a pas aidé à être l'un des trois mieux payés au monde. Read More »

Martavis Bryant wants to stay with Steelers

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Ramsey's comments surely will find their way north. First thing's first; Coughlin isn't even the coach of the Jaguars , which some people don't seem to realize. The Steelers went 13-3 in part because of their confidence and their ability to sidestep drama. So it was suggested that if they were to upset the Steelers , defense would be key. Read More »

Trump's ex-wife Ivana opens up, defends president

In the first public, on-camera reaction from someone in the room, Sen. When it came to talk of extending protections for Haitians, Durbin said Trump replied, "We don't need more Haitians'". But with his comment, Trump proved once again that real S-Hole nations do exist -Trumpland, Bannonnation, StephenMillerstan, Ayran Nation. "You can't have immigration compromise if everybody's out there calling the president a racist", Paul exclaimed. Read More »

Le'Veon Bell 'definitely' wants to stick with Steelers

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Jackson didn't buy it, though, and he also had some strong words for Tennessee defensive lineman Jurrell Casey, who said after the regular-season finale between the teams that quarterback Blake Bortles would choke when the game was on the line. Read More »

Novak Djokovic vs. Gael Monfils 2018 Australian Open Pick, Odds, Prediction

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Tennis legend John McEnroe introduced the 50-year-old Saturday Night Live alum post-match where he channeled his beloved Anchorman character to ask the tennis pro some tough - and hilarious - questions. Sixth seed Karolina Pliskova and eighth seed Caroline Garcia also progressed, in contrast to the other side of the draw that saw Venus Williams, Sloane Stephens and Coco Vandeweghe crash out on Monday. Read More »

Trump's DHS chief perfectly recalls his praise for Norway-but not "shithole"

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Booker quoted Martin Luther King, Jr ., Elie Wiesel, and Mohandas Gandhi as he berated Nielsen over what he said was being a silent bystander to Trump's wrongdoing. The study also uncovered over the same period that U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents removed more than 1,700 aliens with national security concerns. Read More »

Cornhusker will be involved in 25th consecutive Super Bowl

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ET/FOX). In a way, his effectiveness is similar to that of former Pats back LeGarrette Blount, whose ability to finish runs in the red area played a huge role in the team's run to the Super Bowl last season. Keelan Cole and Marqise Lee have combined for 1,450 receiving yards and six touchdowns while Allen Hurns has 39 receptions. The decision set up Josh Lambo's game-clinching field goal. Read More »

Tyronn Lue believes Cavs are the best team in Eastern Conference

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Yes, Cavaliers forward LeBron James (30) still treated the game like a layup line. The Cavs were down just 93-91 entering the fourth, but missed 17 of 19 shots to open the period, and Golden State throttled away. Curry had 23, but he wasn't manipulating the Cavs defense the ways that he can - many of his shots had a devil-may-care schoolyard vibe to them - and his defense was mediocre at best. Read More »

Minnesota Vikings 'Minneapolis Miracle' in Pictures

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Minnesota last hosted the Super Bowl in 1992 when the Washington Redskins defeated the Buffalo Bills 37-24 in Super Bowl XXVI. "A lot of the guys were watching it over and over again and saying they didn't get to bed until 3 or 3:30 in the morning", tackle Rashod Hill said . Read More »

Centurion Test : South Africa set India 287 runs target

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He finished the day with figures of 2/16 in 6 overs which in itself put him in unchartered waters as it was the longest spell Faf du Plessis had call on him to bowl. Du Plessis and Philander shut the door, though, working their way through 156 deliveries - 26 overs - for their 46-run partnership. Kohli had spoken before the match about showing more "intent" against SA's seam attack and he duly delivered, compiling a brilliant 153 from 217 balls. Read More »

Extremely low temperatures Tuesday in Oklahoma

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Predicted snow accumulations for central North Carolina as of 3:29 p.m. Monday . More than six inches is possible in a small area near Sussex. It should end by mid morning in Shreveport and noon over the southern edge of the area. Plus, both models show a heavier band of snow setting up between I-20 and I-30. Snow and ice accumulations on elevated surfaces such as bridges and overpasses will be especially impacted as well as secondary roadways. Read More »

Patriots players respond to Jalen Ramsey…with praise

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Not at all. That shouldn't be a problem going forward. But pay no attention to the notion of the Jaguars actually winning. That may not be true, but based on the pregame comments of several of their players, they definitely had an AFC Championship tilt against the New England Patriots in the back of their minds even before kickoff on Sunday. Read More »

Du Plessis grinds, South Africa leads India by 258 runs

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While the first one went to the left of the covers fielder, the second was a backfoot punch to the right of the covers fielder and the third one a square drive. While de Villiers in control against the Indian bowlers, Elgar, who completed his ninth Test career fifty, was resolute. Should India fail to win, it would end a run of nine straight series victories for the top-ranked team in the world. Read More »