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Sports State's Snyder criticized for refusing transfer request
Author: 0 State's Snyder criticized for refusing transfer request

Bill Snyder is regarded as one of the best coaches in college football, but that's not exactly why he's been making headlines lately. FILE - In this September 24, 2016, file photo, Kansas State wide receiver Corey Sutton (12) is tackled by Missouri State cornerback Matt Rush during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Manhattan, Kan.

Author: 0 Ringling Bros. shuts down the big top

CEO Kenneth Feld chose to close down the circus citing a dramatic dip in ticket sales. The circus that first toured America in the years after the Civil War staged a final show in Long Island last night after years of declining audiences, rising costs and vociferous protests from animal rights activists.

Sports Wenger signs new two-year deal with Arsenal
Author: 0 Wenger signs new two-year deal with Arsenal

Wenger's future was in doubt prior to his talks with the Arsenal board on Tuesday, as his contract was due to expire in a few weeks, but he has now signed a new two-year deal. It has been no secret that many Arsenal fans wanted this season to be his last, but Wenger reminded his doubters of why he is the longest-tenured manager in the Premier League.

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Author: 0 "Manchester United" will spend on transfers 200 million pounds

After United's Europa League win on Wednesday, Rooney said, "There's lots of offers on the table, both in England and overseas, and really that's what I have to decide on". 'I don't care about football for a month, ' he told Sky Sports F1 . "There are lots of poets in football, but poets don't win many titles". It became Britain's deadliest terror attack in 12 years and took place just two days before Jose Mourinho and his charges were set to claim their elusive Europa League ...

Author: 0 Healthy Steph Curry makes for happy Warriors

Perhaps even more impressively, Hayward noted Golden State's often underrated defense, which gave the Cavaliers trouble right after tip-off. Beaten previous year by Cleveland's historic comeback, the Warriors will try to avenge that defeat and get back on top when they face the Cavaliers again, the first time two teams have met three straight times in the NBA Finals .

Author: 0 LeBron James speaks out on racism after graffiti attack

I nearly - almost - feel a tinge ofsadness for those committed to keeping the JORDAN IS THE BEST EVER AND LEBRON IS A WHINY BITCH BABY torch lit, because this debate will continue to get louder as LeBron collects more accolades, and their indefatigable dismissal of LeBron's status and their steadfast standom for a guy who retired two decades ago will seem progressively more illogical and hysterical.

Author: 0 With victory in Coca-Cola 600, Dillon takes ownership of No. 3

Keselowski hit the oil, lost control, and slammed into the back of Elliott's vehicle."I don't know". Dillon celebrated by diving head first into the infield grass. Dillon led just two laps of the race all night. Last year he led a record 392 of 400 laps and the year before he led 131 for a three race total of 756.

Author: 0 Lions' schedule savaged by New Zealand's Hansen

Jones said the Lions , who are expected to favour Gatland's "Warrenball" approach of powerful, direct running, must win the first Test on June 24 or be prepared for a "tough old series". "As soon as I'm on that taxi ride on my way up I'll be thinking of what's ahead of me; getting the chance to play for the Lions, which is any rugby player's dream", Nowell said following Saturday's final.

Author: 0 Champions League final: Ronaldo, Madrid go for historic back-to-back

Juventus' rock solid defense. Recent reports have suggested that James Rodriguez could be on his way to Old Trafford in the near future, after Madrid offered Jose Mourinho the chance to sign former Monaco man. However, next term may prove more hard with Champions League football added to the mix as they attempt to defend their league crown. It's the last game of the season for us, and in my opinion it's the most important.

Author: 0 Injury-prone Bale risks losing dream final berth to Isco

Dealing with the pressure of chasing history is no burden for Zidane and his players. "But we haven't won anything yet". Los Blancos landed "La Decima" in 2014 and added an 11th European crown last season as they beat rivals Atletico Madrid 5-3 on penalties after a tense affair at the San Siro.

Author: 0 Rain plays spoilsport in New Zealand-Australia encounter at Edgbaston

Frustrating was an understatement as the Black Caps kicked the sodden Edgbaston turf. Williamson had just notched up his hundred and looked set to give New Zealand the big finish, but his run out turned out to be catastrophic. Williamson had got his eye in and started to pepper the fence around the ground, while Taylor, too, showed he was setting himself up for the big one.

Author: 0 Captain Morgan will not rob Roy of England opening spot

England lost all-rounder Chris Woakes to a side injury after he had bowled two overs and they looked lethargic in the field at the start of their bid to win a global 50-over tournament for the first time. Opener Alex Hales missed the century by five runs but his 159-run second wicket stand set the tone for the match. Though Hales missed his century by 5 runs, Root ended up registering his highest ODI score (133 not out).

Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton not looking to be Mercedes' No 1 driver

We've never had two drivers consistent over a whole weekend'. Kimi Raikkonen made an unnecessary pit stop at lap 34 which helped Vettel to build a 10 second lead within 8 laps. "It is one of the rare occasions when the overcut (stopping after a driver you are behind) decides the position, but from the team point of view there was no plan of any team orders".

Sports Kevin Durant says he doesn't remember Rihanna staredown
Author: 0 Kevin Durant says he doesn't remember Rihanna staredown

At his State of the National Basketball Association press conference before the game, Silver noted he is in favor of changes in the draft lottery and minimum playing age, but said he is conflicted on the paucity of competitive games this postseason leading into the Finals.

Sports Pete Carroll says Colin Kaepernick is 'a starter in this league'
Author: 0 Pete Carroll says Colin Kaepernick is 'a starter in this league'

His article centered around how the recent drama with Sherman is rooted in Seattle's last-second loss to New England in Super Bowl XLIX and the rift it caused between he, Carroll and quarterback Russell Wilson . Cornerback Richard Sherman was singled out as someone who can't let go of some ill feelings. While he remains unsigned, Kaepernick has spent his offseason working at several charity events.

Sports Chris Paul will give 'serious consideration' to joining Spurs
Author: 0 Chris Paul will give 'serious consideration' to joining Spurs

At 32, Chris Paul likely has just one more big payday left in his National Basketball Association career and he will get that if he opts out of his Los Angeles Clippers contract to become a free agent this summer. Should Paul leave the Clippers, the Spurs provide a nice fit for the point guard, who needs all the help he can get to make a run in the postseason at 32 years old.

Sports Video shows Tiger Woods performing 2 breath tests at jail
Author: 0 Video shows Tiger Woods performing 2 breath tests at jail

Woods has blamed his condition - which led to an arrest near his home and charges of driving under the influence - on an adverse reaction to prescription medications. Woods was found in his vehicle, asleep behind the wheel. He was discovered by police asleep in his auto in the right lane of a road, his right turn indicator blinking and the motor running.

Author: 0 Samardzija knocked out early, Giants fall to Nats

At this time, both players are electing to appeal their suspensions, which will leave them eligible to play at this time. During the top of the 8th inning in yesterday's game in San Francisco , Giants reliever Hunter Strickland had come on to pitch with his team down 2-0.

Sports Chiefs waive 2 players, sign tight end, safety
Author: 0 Chiefs waive 2 players, sign tight end, safety

Upon hearing the news of Chappell's release, I figured it had to be due to injury or another outside reason. Chappell, who received an $8,000 signing bonus to sign as an undrafted free agent from Oregon State, was waived with an injury designation, which means he can rejoin the club if the clears waivers and be placed on injured reserve.