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Sports California Gas Tax Increase Kicks Off Wednesday
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Jerry Brown signed the legislation in April. Also on Wednesday, Southern California gas stations will be allowed to start selling the cheaper winter blend gasoline. All of the extra money is going to translate into roughly $52 billion of revenue for the state over the next decade, which will go to road programs, public transit and traffic congestion projects.

Sports Big boost for Celtic as Lewandowski to miss Tuesday's Champions League game
Author: 0 Big boost for Celtic as Lewandowski to miss Tuesday's Champions League game

Celtic have done great to get to the Champions League but there has to come a point when you say you can't keep learning all the time - you have to make a mark in it. When you defend, you have to do that really strongly as a team. "It doesn't matter who comes to Celtic Park, the fans' level of expectancy is huge".

Sports Klopp 'not sure' of Salah's chances as Liverpool's penalty taker
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Liverpool finished in fourth place in the Premier League table last season to secure a long-awaited return to the Champions League . "I thought we performed well up to the first goal (going in), but it's gone now". "He's a good lad as well.it's fantastic what they've done, they have done us proud". "I can imagine a lot of people after results like this [winning 7-0], but respect is a big problem".

Sports Liverpool defender Lovren receives family death threat from fan
Author: 0 Liverpool defender Lovren receives family death threat from fan

Lovren uploaded a screen grab of the initial message, where a follower threatens to murder his family, to his story with the caption 'horrible what kind of people we have'. And after Lovren's latest Instagram post, plenty of Liverpool fans - and John Arne Riise were in full support of their player and were equally disgusted with the abuse.

Sports Mauricio Pochettino makes worrying admission about Kane ahead of Madrid clash
Author: 0 Mauricio Pochettino makes worrying admission about Kane ahead of Madrid clash

After losing their last two games against Manchester United in the Premier League and West Ham United in the League Cup, Pochettino's side go into Wednesday's match aiming to reestablish some momentum. "We are very confident [Kane will play]". The loss to Girona: "I don't need to talk about Real Madrid. If you show fear it's hard to show your quality".

Sports Jay Ajayi joins Philadelphia Eagles after trade with Miami Dolphins
Author: 0 Jay Ajayi joins Philadelphia Eagles after trade with Miami Dolphins

He also has 48 career receptions for 308 yards. Among the 19 backs with 100-plus carries this season, his -0.14 Rushing Net Expected Points per carry is third-worst. Do your job. That's what you've got to do. Ajayi only had 23 yards on 13 carries against the Ravens in the last game he played. The two of them will create a powerful one-two combination on the ground, one that Ajayi should eventually lead.

Sports Joshua Hints At Possibility Of Fighting Fury
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New Zealand heavyweight boxer Joseph Parker has described world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua as "average" and "robotic". The 29-year-old is now in the midst of a battle with the British Boxing Board of Control and UK Anti-Doping as he attempts to get his licence back, but all signs suggest Fury's hearing will soon resume.

Sports Keylor and Bale out for Wembley, Isco and Varane doubts
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And as if that wasn't bad enough, Isco suffered a knock in the latter stages of the game. His lack of participation in the match was confirmed a day later with the announcement of Madrid's squad. Marco Asensio could replace Isco at Wembley if the former Malaga star doesn't recover on time while Nacho should partner Ramos in the heart of the back-line in case Varane misses the game.

Sports Newcastle United boss Rafael Benitez: 'We paid for our mistake against Burnley'
Author: 0 Newcastle United boss Rafael Benitez: 'We paid for our mistake against Burnley'

Jeff Hendrick grabbed 74th-minute victor for the Clarets . Asked about Burnley potentially losing their manager, Garlick said: "It's not something we're thinking about right now". The defeat for the Geordies see them remain in ninth place leaving them on 14 points from the opening 10 Premier League games. "I don't like to name anyone but it was obvious we didn't do what we had to do".

Sports Ireland 2023 RWC bid on the ropes as report endorses South Africa
Author: 0 Ireland 2023 RWC bid on the ropes as report endorses South Africa

South Africa previously hosted the tournament in 1995. World Rugby chairman Bill Beaumont said there were "three exceptional bids". This is only a recommendation and the South African bid must still attract 20 of 39 votes available when the World Rugby Council meet in the Royal Garden Hotel in Kensington on November 15th.

Sports Manchester United can rely on Anthony Martial - Eric Bailly
Author: 0 Manchester United can rely on Anthony Martial - Eric Bailly

The France worldwide grabbed his fourth Premier League goal of the season on Saturday to earn Jose Mourinho's side a vital 1-0 victory over fellow title hopefuls Tottenham. "What you can't do is play with 12 and we can't play with everybody at the same time. So we can repeat against Benfica or we can repeat against any other match".

Sports Kansas City Chiefs Host the Denver Broncos
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Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Steven Nelson could return to practice this week for the club, preparing to clear the way for his return to the lineup October 30 against the Denver Broncos . The Chiefs have 1,979 passing yards while their opponents have 1,987 passing yards. The road team has covered the spread in six of the last seven meetings between these two teams and the underdog has covered in five of the last six games in this series.

Sports Kante, Drinkwater available for Chelsea´s trip to Roma
Author: 0 Kante, Drinkwater available for Chelsea´s trip to Roma

Conte will sound out the France star before plumping to pick him for a game from which victory will earn the Blues a place in the knockout stages with two matches to spare. Conte discussed the importance to remain at the top spot in the group stage. The most serious injury is to full back Rick Karsdorp who ruptured knee ligaments during his debut against Crotone last Wednesday.

Sports Patriots trade Jimmy Garoppolo to 49ers for 2018 second-round pick
Author: 0 Patriots trade Jimmy Garoppolo to 49ers for 2018 second-round pick

The 49ers are 0-8 and have been plagued by subpar quarterback play. That's an incredibly small sample size. The 49ers, meanwhile, satisfy their need for a quarterback after cycling through Brian Hoyer and C.J. Still, it would not at all be surprising to see Belichick deal this pick to move down for multiple selections, or for a first-rounder in 2019. Still, the trade for Garoppolo comes as a surprise if only because most Niners quarterback speculation centered on Cousins, who could ...

Sports Watford's Troy Deeney charged by FA over clash with Stoke's Joe Allen
Author: 0 Watford's Troy Deeney charged by FA over clash with Stoke's Joe Allen

The Hornets striker got involved in a stoppage-time brawl when emotions spilled over after his hesitance to return the ball to Stoke, after the Potters had sportingly kicked it out because of an injury concern. Deeney and Allen were booked, but Stoke boss Hughes was less than impressed by Deeney's conduct and suggested he should face further action. "I was disappointed to get a yellow card because it means I'm now walking a bit of a tightrope, but these things happen and there wasn't ...

Sports Monday Night Raw 25th Anniversary Will Broadcast from TWO Locations
Author: 0 Monday Night Raw 25th Anniversary Will Broadcast from TWO Locations

The company's flagship show will celebrate the milestone on January 22, 2018, and will broadcast live from two New York City locations: Barclays Center and Manhattan Center. Last week saw Smackdown Live stars show up and attack a locker room full of WWE Raw stars, but there was no retaliation on Tuesday's show. WWE left the door open and The Undertaker himself has yet to officially confirm he's out of the ring for good.

Sports Mortensen: Eagles and Jaguars linked to Calvin Johnson
Author: 0 Mortensen: Eagles and Jaguars linked to Calvin Johnson

They need an offensive tackle. They're 7-1. They have only a first-round pick next year and three fours. They don't have a second- or third-round pick. So believe you me when I think that Coach (Bill) Belichick is out there scouring all of these teams. Thanks to Carson Wentz leading the National Football League with 19 touchdown passes at the moment, the offense of the Philadelphia Eagles has been one of the biggest surprises from the first half of the National Football League 2017 ...

Sports Burnley boss Sean Dyche addresses Everton link
Author: 0 Burnley boss Sean Dyche addresses Everton link

The home side's Barnes then almost got some reward for his hard work with a low effort which Elliot had to tip wide. "Talking to the Burnley official website on the eve of the milestone, Dyche admitted, "I thought we could plan and move forward, but probably not so quickly to the level it's got and everything that has brought" after his side gained promotion back to the top flight two seasons ago ".

Sports Tiger Woods to return to competitive golf
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He has won the tournament five times. After undergoing a fourth surgical procedure on his troublesome back in April, the 41-year-old is ready to return to the course once again. The event is hosted by Tiger Woods and benefits his charitable foundation. Woods will now carry out 20 hours of community service, enter a diversion program and begin his probation.

Sports Breanna Stewart Writes About Being Molested as a Child
Author: 0 Breanna Stewart Writes About Being Molested as a Child

Stewart, 23, said the man (he was not identified) "lived in one of the houses" of a relative and described him as a construction worker who smoked. Stewart urges anyone who is being abused to tell somebody, "a parent, a family member, a teacher, a coach, a friend's parent".