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Sports Finally, a study proves that we heckin' love dogs more than humans
Author: 0 Finally, a study proves that we heckin' love dogs more than humans

Each of the fake reports described an attack on the victim "with a baseball bat by an unknown assailant". Researchers from Harrison's Fund, a UK-based medical research charity, conducted the experiment. In one version "Harrison" referred to a human, and in the other the name was ascribed to a dog. "Only relative to the infant victim did the adult dog receive lower scores of empathy".

Sports Cowboys RB Elliott's suspension pushed back at least another week
Author: 0 Cowboys RB Elliott's suspension pushed back at least another week

After having its emergency motion to the Southern District of NY denied, the NFLPA moved to appeal the decision to deny a preliminary injunction to the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. Failla, who heard arguments from the National Football League and NFLPA in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of NY, stayed the decision for 24 hours to afford Elliott and the NFLPA the opportunity to consider appellate options.

Sports Canada adds 35300 jobs in Oct, unemployment rate up to 6.3 pct
Author: 0 Canada adds 35300 jobs in Oct, unemployment rate up to 6.3 pct

This new batch of Canadian jobs data might offer some comfort to the Bank of Canada, which contends that slack remains in the labor market due to tepid wage gains and other factors. Victoria B.C. continues to enjoy the lowest unemployment rate in Canada at 3.8%, while St. John's Newfoundland has the highest at 8.8%. Statscan said the trade deficit remained at C$3.18 billion ($2.50 billion) as imports and exports dropped for a fourth consecutive month.

Sports 19-year-old Daughter of Cop Couple Gangraped in Bhopal, Accused Arrested
Author: 0 19-year-old Daughter of Cop Couple Gangraped in Bhopal, Accused Arrested

Inspector General of Police (Law and Order) Makrand Deuskar told the media: "Officer In-charge of MP Nagar Police Station Sanjay Singh Bais, Habibganj Police Station In-charge Ravindra Yadav and In-charge of GRP Police Station of Habibgaj Railway Station Mohit saxena have been suspended on charges of dereliction of duty".

Sports Lukaku: 'You can't judge me as the finished article'
Author: 0 Lukaku: 'You can't judge me as the finished article'

Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku believes it is unfair to judge him as the finished article as he plots to end the first goal drought of his Old Trafford career. I'd rather have a year where I improve, improve, improve rather than going straight to the top and then declining. "I know I have a lot of talent. I think if Pogba comes back into the team, he will make a difference".

Sports Mourinho: Tax case closed
Author: 0 Mourinho: Tax case closed

Mourinho's representatives Gestifute Media said Mourinho, who lived in Spain from June 2010 until May 2013, had paid more than £23m in tax at an average rate of more than 41%. Mourinho had been accused of failing to declare tax garnered from image rights. "A couple of years later, I was informed that an investigation had been opened".

Sports Santi Cazorla reveals how injury nearly required leg amputation
Author: 0 Santi Cazorla reveals how injury nearly required leg amputation

Cazorla lost a total of 8cm of tendon from his Achilles and has required a skin graft, taken from his arm where he has the name of his children tattooed, to suitably cover the wound that had been left in a dire state after consistently going under the surgeon's knife.

Sports Easier to do business in India than ever before, says PM
Author: 0 Easier to do business in India than ever before, says PM

The Prime Minister was speaking at the inaugural session of World Food India Expo in New Delhi today. About the potential, Food Processing Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal said that only about 10 per cent of agricultural produce is processed in the country, leading to a lot of wastage.

Sports Mourinho not fazed about return to Stamford Bridge
Author: 0 Mourinho not fazed about return to Stamford Bridge

United have won 27 of their past 38 games at Old Trafford, including all home games this season, while drawing the other 11. The Manchester United manager acknowledged that the league clash is a "big match" but suggested that from a personal standpoint, it is just another game.

Sports Larry Nance Jr. suffers injury in game against Blazers
Author: 0 Larry Nance Jr. suffers injury in game against Blazers

And, as if the Lakers' 13th straight loss to the Blazers wasn't bad enough, Nance Jr. suffered a broken left thumb. The Lakers actually hit a huge three of their own on the play before Lillard's game-winner, when Kentavious Caldwell-Pope nailed a three to tie the game.

Sports 49ers notes: Pierre Garcon goes on injured reserve
Author: 0 49ers notes: Pierre Garcon goes on injured reserve

The defense has been hit even harder with defensive linemen Arik Armstead , Solomon Thomas, Tank Carradine and Ronald Blair; linebackers Reuben Foster, Malcolm Smith and Aaron Lynch; and defensive backs Jimmie Ward and Eric Reid all missing time this season.

Sports Bills vs. Jets: Buffalo falls flat in ugly loss (10 observations)
Author: 0 Bills vs. Jets: Buffalo falls flat in ugly loss (10 observations)

For as much credit as the Bills are getting for being ahead of schedule, it's time to start putting the Jets in that category too. Instead, the Bills got embarrassed by the lowly Jets from the moment the game started. No Jets player touched O'Leary and after standing up, the rookie safeties made their impact. Bilal Powell chipped in with 82 ground yards on 8.2 per carry.

Sports Marseille's Patrice Evra sent off for karate kick on fan
Author: 0 Marseille's Patrice Evra sent off for karate kick on fan

Evra was due to be on the bench for the game meaning Marseille started with 11 men, but his red card left manager Rudi García with just six substitutes to choose from. Garcia said: "He is not a supporter of OM, because you can not insult your own players, you have to be behind everyone". The 36-year-old now faces nearly certain sanction by UEFA following scenes reminiscent of Eric Cantona's kung-fu kick at Selhurst Park in 1995.

Sports Everton's Martina taken to hospital after fall
Author: 0 Everton's Martina taken to hospital after fall

Struggling Everton crashed out after a 3-0 defeat in Lyon . Ronald Koeman was sacked by Everton last week after a disappointing start to the 2017-18 campaign. He had initially been expected to stay in hospital overnight, but Everton later sent out a message on their official Twitter feed which said he had been discharged.

Sports Celtics' Hayward working way back from gruesome leg injury
Author: 0 Celtics' Hayward working way back from gruesome leg injury

Hayward has been keeping up with the team, and has already begun to help his younger teammates since they will now bear a heavier load due to his absence. "There's definitely like a half second when you realize that you're going to land a little awkwardly, and like you said, you try to teach you how to fall".

Sports Texans QB Deshaun Watson out for season due to torn ACL
Author: 0 Texans QB Deshaun Watson out for season due to torn ACL

Watson was listed as a limited participant in practice with a knee injury . The injury reportedly happened on a non-contact play during the team's workout. The two-time Heisman Trophy finalist had already broken several National Football League rookie records and positioned Houston just one game out of the AFC South lead.

Sports Ex-GM Bill Polian: Colts failed to protect Andrew Luck
Author: 0 Ex-GM Bill Polian: Colts failed to protect Andrew Luck

The lousiness of the Colts, combined with the stalled progress of Luck's shoulder, made shutting Luck down for the season a relatively easy call that many suspected was coming. "We all were optimistic that this was going to workout sooner or later". Luck, a Stratford (Houston) high school alum, began to practice again in October.

Sports Smalling edged out as Southgate goes for three at the back
Author: 0 Smalling edged out as Southgate goes for three at the back

There will be no Smalling, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain or Danny Sturridge for the games against Brazil and Germany and nor has he found any place for Jack Wilshere, despite Arsene Wenger's recommendation that he should be included. "He's a player who's obviously playing at a big club". There are some young players for whom this is a good opportunity. A back-three is ideal for him, he's quick, athletic and can use the ball.