• Baseball union to open free agent camp in Bradenton
Baseball union to open free agent camp in Bradenton

The union informed agents of the decision in an email Thursday. The camp will run through March 4, but if enough players are still there it can be extended. "The location is a dedicated, major league-caliber site, with multiple full/half fields, a private locker room, dedicated training staff and an advanced workout facility with a trainer and stre...

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  • Canada falls 9-6 to Norway in Olympic mixed doubles curling
Canada falls 9-6 to Norway in Olympic mixed doubles curling

Cotter met the duo just a few hours after arriving. But, both have previous Olympic experience, and gold medals in curling. "And it's just great to be a part of it". The Hamiltons are back on the ice later on Thursday to take on Canada. "Eight years, it's been a long time and a long journey". A team from Queich Curling Club in Kinross, Tish...

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  • Norovirus strikes again on eve of Winter Olympics
Norovirus strikes again on eve of Winter Olympics

What's new at these Games? Are there any new events this year? The opening ceremony for the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics will take place Friday, but the first competitions are already underway. There will be 22 Belgian athletes participating in nine sports in South Korea . Korean Sport and Olympic Committee President Lee Kee-heung s...

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  • Syrian government makes ground as rebels battle Kurds
Syrian government makes ground as rebels battle Kurds

Since the onset of Syria's conflict in 2011, the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia and its allies have set up three autonomous cantons in the north, including Afrin which borders Turkey . Turkey has dismissed France's cautionary remarks about its military operation in Syria's northern district of Afrin as "insults". The military announced that...

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  • Tech coach accused of sexual assault in court filing
Tech coach accused of sexual assault in court filing

Pastner filed lawsuit against the couple last month claiming "alleging defamation, intentional infliction of emotional distress, civil conspiracy, aiding and abetting and injurious falsehoods" after Bell went public with allegations that Pastner was aware of impermissible benefits Bell provided for Pastner's players.

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  • Hornets' Kemba Walker heading to second All-Star Game
Hornets' Kemba Walker heading to second All-Star Game

The 22-year-old was voted by the coaches to his first All-Star team last month. Magic Johnson and Oscar Robertson are the only other rookies in National Basketball Association history have matched Simmons' averages of 16 points, seven rebounds and seven assists per game.

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  • Longtime Philadelphia Eagles Fan Surprised With Super Bowl Tickets
Longtime Philadelphia Eagles Fan Surprised With Super Bowl Tickets

The star safety for the Philadelphia Eagles has been vocal about social justice and creating change in the criminal justice system. "I want to see us push for economical and educational advancement in communities of color and low-income communities".

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  • Philadelphia preparing to shut down for Super Bowl parade
Philadelphia preparing to shut down for Super Bowl parade

Video of a Philadelphia Eagles fan spotted with a stolen seat at the airport was posted on Facebook and Twitter by Barstool Sports . Philadelphia police have charged a city man with assaulting an Associated Press photographer during street celebrations after the Eagles won the Super Bowl .

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  • Celtics rumors: A Marcus Smart trade is now unlikely
Celtics rumors: A Marcus Smart trade is now unlikely

Here are three (*) star-caliber players the Celtics could target via trade. Smart is a polarizing player because of his offensive struggles - he is only shooting 36 percent from the field and 30 percent from deep this season, right in line with his career figures.

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  • Military to cover for norovirus-hit Winter Olympics security
Military to cover for norovirus-hit Winter Olympics security

The event is mostly ceremonial, as many athletes have already settled in. American athletes will have battery-heated parkas for the ceremony. If the Russian athletes force the International Olympic Committee to invite them, it would mean the medal contenders in some sports change dramatically only days before the games open on Friday.

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  • Security Tight in Philadelphia as Victory Parade Celebrates Super Bowl Champion Eagles
Security Tight in Philadelphia as Victory Parade Celebrates Super Bowl Champion Eagles

Schools, museums, courts, government offices and even the Philadelphia Zoo were shut down as the city celebrated an underdog Eagles team that few outside Philadelphia thought had a prayer of beating the mighty Patriots . Fans clad in Eagles green lined up 20 deep in spots to catch a glimpse of the champs, who rode in open-top, double-deck buses. ...

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  • More Russians appeal to CAS for Oly start
More Russians appeal to CAS for Oly start

Coates didn't say whether those appeals included any of the 28 who had been banned from the Olympics for life over doping at the 2014 Sochi Games but had those sanctions overturned at CAS last week. "I think we have good arguments and now the procedure is ongoing so I can not speculate on the outcome", Bach told a news conference. However, the Int...

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  • Kohli magic leads India to win over South Africa
Kohli magic leads India to win over South Africa

Kohli promised to up the ante in the remaining three games. It was also Kohli's second hundred of the series and third of the tour. Poonam wrapped up the 178-run win when she pinned Ntozakhe lbw and skittled South Africa in 30.5 overs. South Africa's batsmen have struggled, particularly against India's spinners. Did not bat: K. Yadav, J. Bu...

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  • Arsenal could rival Chelsea for Luis Enrique
Arsenal could rival Chelsea for Luis Enrique

And French outlet Le10 Sport says Enrique will look to bring Luis Suarez with him when his arrival is confirmed. "That's why we love football - if there is only one team that wins it would be boring". Ancelotti also spoke of "red flags" in his book, the moments that sparked Abramovich's fury and served as warning signs of his growing frustratio...

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  • Suns to acquire PG Elfrid Payton from Magic for second-round pick
Suns to acquire PG Elfrid Payton from Magic for second-round pick

The 23-year-old is shooting a career-high 52 percent overall and 37.3 percent from three-point range. The Suns have been searching for a point guard, and a second-round pick is well worth a post trade deadline flyer. Payton is Orlando's all-time leader in triple-doubles with eight, racking up five such performances last season. Payton, who ...

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  • Conte to stay as Chelsea boss despite loss to Watford
Conte to stay as Chelsea boss despite loss to Watford

Conte guided Chelsea to the league title in his debut season but his future has repeatedly been questioned since losing to Burnley on the opening day of the current campaign. Former Nigeria global, Emenalo, was supposedly the man behind those deals in the summer. Sources at Stamford Bridge point to the fact Chelsea remain in the top four, and...

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  • Where to watch Winter Games
Where to watch Winter Games

Jagdish was to arrive here on February 4 along with Krshavan but his departure from India was delayed due to confusion over who will accompany him as coach. Tomorrow she will be at the Opening Ceremony, as well as a spectator as many sporting events over the next couple of weeks. The International Olympic Committee is attempting to bar over 4...

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  • Coutinho converts Suarez cross for first Barca goal
Coutinho converts Suarez cross for first Barca goal

That proved to be the final chance of the half as Barca ran out 2-0 winners on the night and 3-0 on aggregate. The three-time defending champions will face Sevilla in a repeat of the 2016 final. Coutinho was introduced in place of Andre Gomes at the break and the goal came just minutes later. Valencia got off to a promising start as Rodrigo ...

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  • Belarusian State Flag Raised in Olympic Village in Pyeongchang
Belarusian State Flag Raised in Olympic Village in Pyeongchang

An global data analytics company that recently forecast 33 medals for Canada at the Pyeongchang Winter Games is now less optimistic with a prediction of 28. India will have two representatives at the 2018 Games. North Korea is facing a potentially deadly strain of seasonal flu and South Korea has reported a highly contagious strain of bird flu (H...

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  • Investor Watch on Shares of Amn Healthcare Services Inc (AMN)
Investor Watch on Shares of Amn Healthcare Services Inc (AMN)

Neuberger Berman Group Llc increased Unisys Corporation (NYSE:UIS) stake by 503,443 shares to 1.50M valued at $12.72 million in 2017Q3. It has outperformed by 12.17% the S&P500. (NASDAQ:HCSG). State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue holds 14,495 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. Dimensional Fund Advsrs Limited Partnership reported 6.98 million shares...

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  • Linesman 'celebrates' Tottenham penalty call
Linesman 'celebrates' Tottenham penalty call

It just felt right and I always knew in the back of my head that I wanted to go back there. "And if Tottenham don't win trophies in the next year, maybe two, he is going to want to move elsewhere to win trophies". Karius has admitted he may have made contact with Kane for the first incident and, asked whether he had, the striker told reporter...

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  • Analytical Report on Banco Bradesco SA (NYSE:BBD)
Analytical Report on Banco Bradesco SA (NYSE:BBD)

There is no concrete way to calculate a price target. The share price has already crossed its 20 days moving average, floating at a distance of 1.22% and sits 11.34% higher versus its 50 days moving average. A moving average can help cut down the amount of "noise" on a price chart. Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below...

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  • Ex-swim coach faces abuse allegation
Ex-swim coach faces abuse allegation

SeattlePI.com reported Wednesday that Homeland Security agents searched Hutchison's Seattle apartment on Tuesday, looking for electronic evidence of explicit photos of swimmers. The investigation is nearly certain to involve inquiry that stretches to USA Swimming and its Safe Sport program. An assistant coach on the 2008 U.S.

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  • One manager is already preparing for life at Chelsea
One manager is already preparing for life at Chelsea

When Roman Abramovich landed in a private jet at Manchester Airport to watch the game that inspired him to buy a football club, the story goes that he initially thought Graeme Souness was a chauffeur. The Times of London reported in October that several Chelsea players were unhappy and they felt that the heavy training sessions, alongside ma...

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  • Donald Trump Sends Olympic Wishes To ''GREAT NATION'' South Korea
Donald Trump Sends Olympic Wishes To ''GREAT NATION'' South Korea

Japanese legend Noriaki Kasai, 45, will be participating in a record-breaking eighth Winter Olympic Games. Norovirus is commonly spread through contaminated water or food that has come in contact with the virus during preparation and most frequently occurs in crowded environments like cruise ships or hospitals, according to the Mayo Clinic .

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