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Sports NCAA Grants NC State's Braxton Beverly Eligibility
Author: 0 NCAA Grants NC State's Braxton Beverly Eligibility

He chose to transfer two weeks later with a full release from Ohio State and a letter of endorsement from Matta to the NCAA. The NCAA has cleared North Carolina State freshman Braxton Beverly to play immediately after reconsidering an earlier ruling that he must sit out this season.

Sports Jack Sock wins in ATP Finals despite rude awakening
Author: 0 Jack Sock wins in ATP Finals despite rude awakening

The United States has been waiting 10 years for a win at the ATP Finals, few thought Jack Sock would be the man to deliver it. With these two powerful customers desperate to keep their hopes alive after losing their opening matches, it was the American, in his debut finals, who held his nerve best in the decisive tiebreak after a compelling 2 hours 27 minutes contest.

Sports Jerry Jones Isn't Backing Down from the NFL, Goodell
Author: 0 Jerry Jones Isn't Backing Down from the NFL, Goodell

We've got all the time in the world to extend him. Jones denied a report from the New York Times that he's been given a cease-and-desist notice from the NFL's compensation committee. It made for an icy situation Sunday in Atlanta when Jones and Falcons owner Arthur Blank, chairman of the committee, did not great each other, despite being just a few yards apart on the field pregame.

Sports Cristiano Ronaldo reportedly plans to leave Real Madrid
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo reportedly plans to leave Real Madrid

The report also claims that Perez is not willing to allow Ronaldo to leave, even though the forward has rejected the offer of a renewed contract. Ronaldo is angry with Madrid's new proposal and is reportedly ready to leave for a cut-price fee which would be reasonable for Madrid.

Sports Second Lib proposes same-sex marriage bill
Author: 0 Second Lib proposes same-sex marriage bill

Attorney General George Brandis, a marriage equality advocate, rejected exempting gay marriage from anti-discrimination laws. Liberal senator Dean Smith wants a private member's bill on same-sex marriage. The national director of Liberals and Nationals for Yes, Andrew Bragg, has said a marriage bill should be guided by three principles: "Firstly, existing discrimination in the Marriage Act should be eliminated; secondly, a strong protection for religious freedom should be provided; ...

Sports Vikings QB Case Keenum throws TD pass, gets left out of celebration
Author: 0 Vikings QB Case Keenum throws TD pass, gets left out of celebration

The Vikings started slow, but Keenum caught fire in the second quarter with three touchdown passes, but two picks in the second half make the game much closer and concerning than it should have been. Turnovers are killers. They put the Vikings back in the game in the first half and Washington back in it in the second. You better believe he kept the ball.

Sports Conor McGregor pulled from UFC 219: Agent issues strong denial
Author: 0 Conor McGregor pulled from UFC 219: Agent issues strong denial

Conor McGregor will not be seen inside the Octagon again before 2018 after his actions at a Bellator event in Dublin on Friday night. He had jumped in just before the round ended, and with everything that was going on, he hadn't got time to establish whether the fight had been brought to an end yet", said Ryan.

Sports Zlatan return will help United - Lukaku
Author: 0 Zlatan return will help United - Lukaku

Lukaku, who has started every game in the Premier and Champions League thus far, is probably just keen on the idea of a rest. Lukaku was making his first return to Chelsea since heading to United in a £75m switch from Everton over the summer, having at one point looked as if he could rejoin his former club instead.

Author: 0 Pakistan spinner Ajmal to retire from cricket

His retirement will end one of Pakistan's most successful spin careers. Pakistani bowler Saeed Ajmal celebrates after taking the wicket of Sri Lankan batsman Kumar Sangakkara during the final match of the Asia Cup one-day cricket tournament between Pakistan and Sri Lanka at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Dhaka on March 8, 2014.

Sports We know when Tyson Fury will return to the ring
Author: 0 We know when Tyson Fury will return to the ring

With Fury reportedly eyeing a return to boxing in 2018, Joshua - not known for badmouthing other fighter - claimed that there would not be a repeat of the uncharacteristic outburst until the pair meet in the ring. TYOSN FURY appears to be deadly serious about a boxing comeback after sharing a video of him training on Instagram. WBA and IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua, on Twitter, instructed the former titlist to 'get fit you fat f*** .' Maybe those words stung Fury, who released ...

Sports SC notice to Centre on plea to ban pesticides
Author: 0 SC notice to Centre on plea to ban pesticides

The veteran lawyer's remarks invited strong reaction from the Bench. "It can be done by withdrawing the petition", Venugopal said. "Why can't you listen to the AG", said Justice Agarwal responding to the allegations by Bhushans. In the showdown over the issue of supremacy in constituting a bench, it was said that the authority of CJI Dipak Misra was allegedly undermined by a bench headed by Justice Chelameswar.

Sports Can Rafa Benitez revive Fernando Torres' career at Newcastle United?
Author: 0 Can Rafa Benitez revive Fernando Torres' career at Newcastle United?

Okay, so there were no trophies to celebrate. A disastrous lack of form saw Torres score just 20 Premier League goals in three and a half seasons with the Blues, having notched 65 in the same amount of time with Liverpool. Having made 10 appearances without scoring this season reports suggest that he could be loaned to Newcastle in January, though it would only be a short-term arrangement with Torres still planning to retire with his boyhood team.

Sports Nathaniel Clyne undergoes back surgery, out until next year
Author: 0 Nathaniel Clyne undergoes back surgery, out until next year

Klopp also revealed that Liverpool had shown the England international's back problems to multiple specialists all around the world in an attempt to find a solution to his long-term absence. "Obviously it is a concern that the hamstring injury is again on the agenda and it will be critical for us to monitor and manage that in the coming days", Klopp told liverpoolfc.com.

Sports Samuel won't return due to injury for Panthers vs. Dolphins
Author: 0 Samuel won't return due to injury for Panthers vs. Dolphins

Sporting News will be providing live updates throughout Monday night's game. Newton's tallied 14 total touchdowns so far this season. Jonathan Stewart had 110 yards on 17 carries as the Panthers rolled up 294 rushing yards against the NFL's seventh-ranked rush defense.

Sports Bellator Sends Out Press Release Touting Jake Hager's Signing
Author: 0 Bellator Sends Out Press Release Touting Jake Hager's Signing

The contract is for six fights. The former WWE World Heavyweight Champion was a legitimate collegiate wrestling standout before his pro-wrestling days, taking All-American status as a heavyweight at Oklahoma in 2006, the same season he set the team's heavyweight single-season pin record with 30.

Sports Jammu and Kashmir: Two militants gunned down in Handwara
Author: 0 Jammu and Kashmir: Two militants gunned down in Handwara

Officials said that troops of Rashtriya Rifles along with Special Operation Group were patrolling Zachaldara area when militants fired on the forces. Jeelani said identity of the slain militants and the outfit to which they owe allegiance was being ascertained.

Sports UFC 218: Jose Aldo officially set to take on Max Holloway
Author: 0 UFC 218: Jose Aldo officially set to take on Max Holloway

UFC 218 marks the second time UFC has been in Detroit, which hosted UFC 9 on May 17, 1996 at Cobo Arena. Holloway stopped Aldo via third-round TKO in their 145 lb. The injury to Frankie Edgar will put Aldo into this fight on short notice, but since he is a familiar foe, Hollway should not have a problem. Now, he'll take aim at Holloway on short notice, though he already was training to face Ricardo Lamas for UFC Fight Night on December 16 in Winnipeg.

Sports Mookie Betts was ideal in the World Series of Bowling
Author: 0 Mookie Betts was ideal in the World Series of Bowling

Mookie Betts will never know how it feels to pitch a ideal game, but he knows what it's like to bowl one. The result? A ideal game. For those who didn't know, Betts is a highly skilled bowler. Betts won a Gold Glove last week as the American League's best right fielder. This past season he batted.264, with 24 home runs, 102 RBIs with an OPS of.083 during 153 games, despite having several nagging injuries during the season, that included a wrist problem late during September.

Sports Freeman
Author: 0 Freeman "unlikely" to play Week 11

He suggested that much in a Twitter post on Sunday, saying he could tell Freeman was playing with a concussion during their week 9 matchup. The 25-year-old rushed for three yards on two carries before exiting the Falcons' win over the Dallas Cowboys with the head injury on Sunday afternoon.

Author: 0 Dodgers' Cody Bellinger Named National League Rookie of the Year

The award's victor, New York Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge , received all 30 first-place votes and 150 total points on the 5-3-1 scoring scale. According to Opta , this is the third time the Dodgers and Yankees have had Rookie of the Year award winners in the same season (1996: Todd Hollandsworth and Derek Jeter, 1981: Fernando Valenzuela and Dave Righetti).