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Sports Leopard rescued from Maruti's plant
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The leopard, which entered the plant yesterday morning, had brought the work to a halt. Factory workers expecting a brief but diverting break from their shifts gave up and went home. A leopard on the loose inside India's largest auto factory has been caught and tranquillised after sparking a frantic 36-hour search by 200 police and wildlife officials.

Sports Barcelona game played without fans amid Catalonia vote
Author: 0 Barcelona game played without fans amid Catalonia vote

Spanish riot police on Sunday burst into polling stations across Catalonia to try to halt the referendum on a split from Spain and Catalan officials said more than 800 people were injured in the crackdown. It is not normal to be in a situation like that and we had to overcome those difficulties. "We are going through hard and complicated moments and with respect to what could happen in the future we will take it on with calm and wisdom".

Sports Halep going close in yet another bid to be No. 1
Author: 0 Halep going close in yet another bid to be No. 1

At press time, seven players, including Muguruza, Halep, Svitolina and Ostapenko, have qualified for the BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore presented by SC Global, with one more spot left for the Oct 22-29 season-ender. "I changed the tactic and worked pretty well", Halep said. Petra Kvitova put in a dominant display against compatriot Barbora Strycova , 6-3, 6-4.

Sports Week 5: LA Chargers at New York Giants by the numbers
Author: 0 Week 5: LA Chargers at New York Giants by the numbers

They'll always be compared and placed side by side after what transpired on the afternoon of April 24, 2004, when the two were 20-somethings entering the NFL . Coming up against the Los Angeles Chargers , ranked 31 in rushing yards allowed by game in the National Football League, the Giants have a chance to better their opponent and take the pressure off Eli Manning and Odell Beckham Jr .

Sports Cam Newton Issues Video Apology
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Rodrigue also made clear she didn't find it amusing. While wearing a Philadelphia Eagles jersey, the little girl made a video rapidly showcasing her skills and knowledge on 9 different routes, while bits of information about them when needed.

Sports Former Texas A&M star Myles Garrett to make National Football League debut vs Jets
Author: 0 Former Texas A&M star Myles Garrett to make National Football League debut vs Jets

He's not going out there thinking that 'I am going to go halfway.' Myles is going out there with an attitude that he wants to play and he wants to play really, really well. Despite just one win after 20 games into a rebuilding project, Browns head of football operations Sashi Brown remains undeterred and confident. We rotate them, and you see that.

Sports Georgia starting linebacker arrested for possession of marijuana
Author: 0 Georgia starting linebacker arrested for possession of marijuana

I then looked closer through the front window of the vehicle and saw numerous small pieces of marijuana", the reported stated. Patrick was handcuffed so the vehicle could be searched. This is Patrick's second arrest. According to the handbook, a second offense of the substance abuse policy ( found here ) calls for a suspension of 30 percent of the season, which would be four games (rounded up from 3.6).

Sports Vettel gets better of Hamilton as rain hits Japan first practice
Author: 0 Vettel gets better of Hamilton as rain hits Japan first practice

And in the rain at the last race we were like over 2s off, the vehicle was awful, so it was important for me just to go out and double check if that's still the case here. Daniel Ricciardo put his vehicle third, just over 0.1seconds behind Hamilton with the second Ferrari of Kimi Raikkonen fourth. "With the way the cars are it is a big improvement, the drivers get out of the auto and you can see they have been working hard".

Sports Indians Fans Confident Entering ALDS Against Yankees
Author: 0 Indians Fans Confident Entering ALDS Against Yankees

So, who is is playing today? . The aggressive bullpen use will certainly affect Arizona and NY moving forward-Ray, for example, figured to start Game 1 of the NLDS-but that's the price for not winning their division. But unlike Minnesota, Cleveland's pitching staff is as formidable as it comes, especially its bullpen. Girardi showcased his stellar relief corps Monday night after starter Luis Severino was chased in the first.

Sports Tony Ferguson says Conor McGregor doesn't want to fight him
Author: 0 Tony Ferguson says Conor McGregor doesn't want to fight him

It seems like a bad case of deja vu, but now, just like before at UFC 209, weight-cutting issues have played a part in another Tony Ferguson interim title fight. "I'm happy the UFC got it rescheduled super-fast", Johnson said. "This stuff's meant to be fun". Tony Ferguson picked up the win with his trademark D'Arce choke, but it did not come easy, and it is easy to say that this contest earned its "Fight of the Night" honors.

Sports Gronkowski inactive for Patriots primetime matchup vs. Bucs
Author: 0 Gronkowski inactive for Patriots primetime matchup vs. Bucs

The Buccaneers looked really lost on offense at times in this game, but they were able to make a push at the end of the game to have a chance. After two uncharacteristic losses, the most recent coming at home last week against the Carolina Panthers , the Patriots made enough plays to build a lead on the Buccaneers and then hold it.

Sports Former Chelsea midfielder Oscar open to Stamford Bridge return
Author: 0 Former Chelsea midfielder Oscar open to Stamford Bridge return

When asked why he left Chelsea , Oscar told PLBrazil : "Due to the proposal I had and the situation that was happening to me at the club". Sandro has played four times for Juve this season and scored in the 4-0 win over Torino. "So, once I have had some important and life-changing experiences, I will be back". "I did not have a position to play because I'm a more offensive midfielder and so I chose to leave".

Sports Justin Fields Commits to Georgia
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He was originally committed to Alabama, but Smart took him with him when he accepted the head coaching job at UGA. Once a Penn State pledge, Fields decomitted from the Nittany Lions' class in June. It looks like the Georgia Bulldogs are set at quarterback . Fields received a 100 in the 247Sports rating system, tying the highest rating ever for a quarterback , and near-perfect 0.9998 in the 247Sports Composite , the industry's most comprehensive and unbiased prospect rankings ...

Author: 0 Compensation for Louisville's Pitino, Jurich Totals Millions

Rick Pitino is under scrutiny for the Louisville Adidas deal, after a report that most of the cash from the deal went straight into his pocket. Tyra said in a release Friday that the school is doing due diligence while cooperating with federal authorities and called the decisions regarding Fair and Johnson "an appropriate step at this time".

Sports Las Vegas Shooting: Surgeon Says Husband Died While Saving Her Life
Author: 0 Las Vegas Shooting: Surgeon Says Husband Died While Saving Her Life

Heroes stepped up immediately - from individuals protecting their loved ones to communities coming together in solidarity, many people took action and saved lives in the process. Parker died after being transported to a local hospital. "(Parker) was employed with the Manhattan Police Department for 10 years and will be greatly missed", the department said in a release.

Sports Taijuan Walker, NLDS Starters By The Numbers
Author: 0 Taijuan Walker, NLDS Starters By The Numbers

They won the division. "But kind of like we mentioned earlier, everything resets, everything is back to square one and Game 1 is Friday night, and this series will determine who the better team is". "It doesn't happen often when your team wins five (division titles) in a row and you get to go to the playoffs". "Their bullpen's pretty good, they have really good starters and their lineup's pretty good".

Sports PM meets Presidents of European Council and European Commission
Author: 0 PM meets Presidents of European Council and European Commission

The European Union and India agreed Friday to step up cooperation in countering violent extremism and radicalization, particularly online, and in enhancing maritime security in the Indian Ocean and beyond. "Working together with India, a like-minded partner simply makes sense". On his part, Tusk said that both India and the European Union have agreed to develop the political dimension of the relationship.

Sports Dunne hot streak continues at Dunhill Links
Author: 0 Dunne hot streak continues at Dunhill Links

Taking up where he left off when closing with a 61 to hold off a last-day charge from McIlroy to claim his breakthrough European Tour victory at Close House last Sunday, the 24-year-old Dubliner signed for an eagle and four birdies. Hopefully I can do the same next year, I guess. Belgium's Nicolas Colsaerts joins Dunne in the lead after a 67 at Kingsbarns in the three-course event.

Sports General strike brings Catalonia to a grinding halt
Author: 0 General strike brings Catalonia to a grinding halt

Acting as the protector of Spain's constitution, King Felipe VI said the vote "could have put at risk the economy of Catalonia and even of Spain". Late on Sunday night, the Catalan regional government said 90 percent of Catalan voters chose independence.