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Sports AJ Hinch denies report of involvement in hotel bar altercation
Author: 0 AJ Hinch denies report of involvement in hotel bar altercation

Update #2 (7:03 PM ET): Hinch denies the report from TMZ . "Like I said , fabrications really suck and I'm not going to address any of them", Hinch said. Hinch can still face punishment from Major League Baseball or the Astros, though, but we'll have to wait and see about that. Pasadena police reportedly confirmed to TMZ that they responded to the hotel at 10:30 p.m.

Sports House approves plan to expand casino-style gambling
Author: 0 House approves plan to expand casino-style gambling

Should the bill go through, Pennsylvania would become only the fourth state in the U.S. to legalise some form of online gambling. It now goes to Gov. What they fail to mention or realize is that the land based casinos realize other revenue streams from their guests, like hotel stays, dining, and shopping.

Sports Kroenke wants to 'keep top players' like Ozil, Alexis at Arsenal
Author: 0 Kroenke wants to 'keep top players' like Ozil, Alexis at Arsenal

I question myself a lot, don't worry, to be better every single day. I'm sure he was thinking through if he wants to go on. "After that we decide where we go from there. Some 200 shareholders turned up in person to hear from Wenger, Keswick and chief executive Ivan Gazidis. Despite his form tapering off last season, World Cup-winning Germany midfielder Ozil would be a target for any club competing in the UEFA Champions League.

Sports Faf du Plessis sidelined for six weeks
Author: 0 Faf du Plessis sidelined for six weeks

Du Plessis retired hurt on 91 and had to be helped off the field with an acute lower back strain and took no further part in the match as South Africa completed a series clean sweep, winning by 200 runs. Bangladesh left-arm spinner Mehidy Hasan had the best analysis of the bowlers, picking up the wickets of Amla and De Villiers to finish with 2/31 off four overs.

Sports Packers' Rodgers tells Conan he has '13 screws' in collarbone
Author: 0 Packers' Rodgers tells Conan he has '13 screws' in collarbone

In the preview segment below, Conan asks Rodgers about the injury. But the two-time NFL MVP said he'll return to Green Bay on Monday and confirmed that he had the screws inserted in his fractured right collarbone during his October 19 surgery in Southern California.

Sports Catalan crisis: Leader cancels address amid reports he will call snap elections
Author: 0 Catalan crisis: Leader cancels address amid reports he will call snap elections

In the hours before Puigdemont's highly-anticipated announcement, there was feverish speculation that he would dissolve parliament and announce elections in a bid to keep Madrid at arm's length. Spain's conservative government had offered to halt the extraordinary measures if a new election was called in Catalonia, but recently backtracked on that.

Sports Arsenal Draw West Ham at Home in Quaterfinals of Carabao Cup
Author: 0 Arsenal Draw West Ham at Home in Quaterfinals of Carabao Cup

Most of the Premier League's big guns took their place in the draw after navigating the fourth round earlier this week, with Arsenal and Manchester City given a run for their money by Championship duo Norwich and Wolves respectively. A repeat of their 4-1 win over Crystal Palace would set the cat amongst the pigeons (or in this case, the Robins). Ties to be played week commencing December 18 .

Sports Dylan Hartley cleared to lead England but Joe Marler banned
Author: 0 Dylan Hartley cleared to lead England but Joe Marler banned

Hartley has had more than his fair share of disciplinary problems over the years, but this appears to be a fair outcome following what appeared to be no more than an accident. But England coach Eddie Jones will be without Marler for next month's matches against Argentina and the Wallabies after the front-rower pleaded guilty to striking Wasps' Will Rowlands during Harlequins' Champions Cup defeat in Coventry.

Sports Vidya Balan recreates Sridevi's magic in 'Hawa Hawai 2.0'
Author: 0 Vidya Balan recreates Sridevi's magic in 'Hawa Hawai 2.0'

While talking to media about the iconic song , Vidya Balan said: "No, no please don't say that". Vidya dances delightfully on the song at a office party and shows us yet another fun side of Sulu. The show eventually becomes a success as she impresses us with her voice and humour! It will definitely be a treat to watch Vidya Balan's journey in the film.

Sports Girl wins boys golf tournament but can't be awarded first place
Author: 0 Girl wins boys golf tournament but can't be awarded first place

Division 3 boys' golf tournament by four shots with a 3-over-par 75 at Blissful Meadows Golf Club in Uxbridge. Nash and her coach were made aware of the rule before the tournament started by event director Kevin Riordan. A day later, Nash was more forthright, admitting that she was disappointed that her score couldn't qualify her a state tournament berth she rightfully earned.

Sports Yankees decline to re-sign manager Joe Girardi
Author: 0 Yankees decline to re-sign manager Joe Girardi

An official announcement is expected later Thursday, according to ESPN . Yankees general manager Brian Cashman will favor a candidate who has a good feel for the clubhouse and a willingness to use advanced statistics, and one who can handle the extreme expectations of fans and media in the Bronx.

Sports Rangers sack manager Pedro Caixinha after seven months in charge
Author: 0 Rangers sack manager Pedro Caixinha after seven months in charge

Chairman Dave King, who was in attendance at Ibrox, will be joined at the unscheduled meeting by directors Stewart Robertson, Andrew Dickson and Graeme Park. The Portuguese was in defiant move after the Kilmarnock game, insisting that he was intent on remaining at the helm at Rangers and righting their course.

Sports Striker Woodburn commits long-term future to Liverpool
Author: 0 Striker Woodburn commits long-term future to Liverpool

Reacting to news of Woodburn's new contract, Klopp told Liverpoolfc.com: " This is brilliant news, although without sounding complacent about it, it is absolutely not a surprise ". Just trying to come in with the first team and play like a first-team player. Woodburn added: "I think there is loads of room for improvement". "But I want more of that".

Sports Hightower Out For Season With Torn Pectoral Muscle
Author: 0 Hightower Out For Season With Torn Pectoral Muscle

According to the Boston Herald , the timetable for Hightower's return is undefined. There are multiple reports that Patriots player Dont'a Hightower is out for the season. Hightower has started five games this season and tallied 14 combined tackles and two quarterback sacks. Hightower is the defensive leader and communicator on the field.

Sports Attacking riches will help Arsenal challenge on all fronts-Wenger
Author: 0 Attacking riches will help Arsenal challenge on all fronts-Wenger

Idrissa Gueye was dismissed 15 minutes later after collecting a second yellow card, before a goal from Alexandre Lacazette in the 74th minute and late strikes from Aaron Ramsey and Alexis Sanchez , coming either side of an Oumar Niasse consolation, capped a victory that moves Arsenal up to fifth but piles the pressure on under-fire Everton boss Ronald Koeman.

Sports Lakers rally past Wizards in overtime
Author: 0 Lakers rally past Wizards in overtime

The Wizards led by 10 points with 7:08 left in the fourth quarter, but the Lakers responded with a 10-0 run and tied the score at 85 on Ingram's pull-up jumper in transition with 3:26 left. "His will to be really good is great and, as he matures, his game will catch up with him", Walton said of Ingram, the second overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft.

Sports Man Uses 100 Helium Balloons To Fly 8000 Feet Above South Africa
Author: 0 Man Uses 100 Helium Balloons To Fly 8000 Feet Above South Africa

In the future, Morgan hopes to launch a three-day long distance race flying with the balloons. Tom Morgan, from Bristol, reached heights of 8,000ft (2,438m) while strapped to a camping chair, in scenes reminiscent of the Pixar smash Up. He told the BBC the balloon flight was "unbelievably cool" and "magical", adding he felt "somewhere between terrified and elated" during the journey.

Sports Curator banned after ODI pitch tampering claim in India-New Zealand series
Author: 0 Curator banned after ODI pitch tampering claim in India-New Zealand series

India on Wednesday suspended a curator after he was seen in a TV sting operation claiming that he could tamper with the pitch ahead of the second India-New Zealand ODI. India were bowled out for 105 and 107 in both innings on a rank turner and that ended their incredible unbeaten run in Tests inside three days. The match should go ahead as planned, despite the scandal, unless the match referee finds evidence of the pitch being doctored, Amitabh Chaudhary told.