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Sports Pew Survey: Discrimination Against Muslims Increasing
Author: 0 Pew Survey: Discrimination Against Muslims Increasing

Majorities say that their religious group faces a lot of discrimination in the United States, that the media is unfair to Muslims and that other Americans do not view Islam as part of mainstream USA society. That number drops 11 and 12 points respectively for concerns of US -based extremism. In its report published in April, the rights group said, "This significant increase in CBP related incidents has occurred in the context of the Trump administration's early efforts to convert anti-Islam ...

Sports Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James says Kyrie Irving report #notfacts
Author: 0 Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James says Kyrie Irving report #notfacts

The Cavs will be looking to get a lot of young talent and a draft pick or two back for the team's embattled point guard, who has two years left on his deal. While Derrick Rose's decline from MVP has now seen him agree to a minimum deal, the Cleveland Cavaliers offer their most recent addition a chance at rebuilding his reputation.

Sports Bob Bradley named first coach of MLS expansion club LAFC
Author: 0 Bob Bradley named first coach of MLS expansion club LAFC

They won just two of the former United States of America and Egypt manager's 11 games in charge. They hope to make an immediate MLS splash when entering the nation's second-largest market to compete with the LA Galaxy, the five-time MLS Cup champions.

Sports Curtis Granderson Tries To Prevent Lucas Duda Trade
Author: 0 Curtis Granderson Tries To Prevent Lucas Duda Trade

Duda's trade out of NY could be a sign of Dominic Smith's imminent promotion from Triple-A. He smacked a career best 30 homers in 2014 and 27 more in 2015. He notably missed most of the 2016 season while recovering from a stress fracture in his lower back. All in all, Duda proved to be a valuable asset for the Mets when healthy.

Sports Steelers sign left tackle Alejandro Villanueva to extension
Author: 0 Steelers sign left tackle Alejandro Villanueva to extension

The Steelers placed the exclusive franchise tag on Bell in February - preventing the two-time Pro Bowl selection from testing free agency - then failed to work out a long-term contract extension before the July 17 deadline. Although Villanueva didn't last long in Philly, he eventually ended up in Pittsburgh , where the Steelers made a decision to turn him into an left tackle.

Sports Vikings place Teddy Bridgewater on PUP list
Author: 0 Vikings place Teddy Bridgewater on PUP list

Since 2014, he has recorded the fifth-most sacks in the National Football League with 30.5. "If something changes then I would look at it, but at this time it's really not on my radar". "I come from an unbelievable DNR", Bridgewater said, bringing up his mother's battle with breast cancer. Speaking to media Thursday, one day after the Vikings officially placed him on the PUP list to open camp, Bridgewater shared the following.

Sports Andrei Markov leaving Montreal Canadiens for KHL
Author: 0 Andrei Markov leaving Montreal Canadiens for KHL

Markov played 990 regular season games, sixth most among Canadiens defencemen. Last year, the left-hander has earned six goals and 36 points in 62 outings. Robinson knows well the idea of playing an entire career with one team but then taking off the jersey you thought would be the only one you'd ever wear.

Sports Massive pro weightlifter convinced everyone he was Conor McGregor in outstanding prank
Author: 0 Massive pro weightlifter convinced everyone he was Conor McGregor in outstanding prank

Even though he's a member of McGregor's camp. "Now, "Oh my God" power is very rare". "Should Paulie really reveal shit like that?" asked one viewer after the clip was posted on social media site Reddit. However, rather than focus on the fight, he once again boasts about how much money he has and how much more he will make next month. One problem: It wasn't Conor McGregor .

Sports Ravens Center John Urschel To Retire From NFL
Author: 0 Ravens Center John Urschel To Retire From NFL

We have surprising news today as offensive lineman John Usrchel has chose to retire from the NFL . "We wish him the best and know he's going to do great things in his future, but it's not with us so we have to move forward". Although many people interpreted Urschel's retirement at age 26 as a sign that he fears brain damage on the field, Urschel released a statement saying he still loves football.

Sports Jose Mourinho got 'emotional' when Wayne Rooney left Manchester United
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho got 'emotional' when Wayne Rooney left Manchester United

Three minutes later, it was Neymar who looked to create something for Barca, finding Lionel Messi outside the United box, but his shot was not powerful enough to trouble David de Gea . Both sides then introduced a raft of substitutes in the second half, which disrupted the flow of the game with the most notable for United being Sergio Romero, Phil Jones, Matteo Darmian and Marouane Fellaini.

Sports Umpire Will Little Goes Full Frank Drebin, Throws Out 3 Blue Jays
Author: 0 Umpire Will Little Goes Full Frank Drebin, Throws Out 3 Blue Jays

In the fifth inning of the Toronto Blue Jays game against the Oakland Athletics , Marcus Stroman started yelling after a walk. Troy Tulowitzki walked one out later. The right-hander faced 16 hitters in the first three innings alone. The Oakland Athletics end their series at the Toronto Blue Jays with left hander Sean Manaea on the mound.

Sports Proteas to bowl first at The Oval
Author: 0 Proteas to bowl first at The Oval

The 29-year-old has taken 29 County Championship wickets so far this summer. Overcast conditions are expected to help the bowlers on day one so England will need to avoid the kind of batting woes they experienced at Trent Bridge where they were skittled for 133 in their second innings.

Sports Nationals tie Major League Baseball record for most home runs in inning
Author: 0 Nationals tie Major League Baseball record for most home runs in inning

If you thought things couldn't get any worse ... well, you were wrong. They are the eighth club to hit four straight homers and the first since the Diamondbacks pulled it off on August 10, 2011. But the inning wasn't over just yet. That ties an Major League Baseball record for most hit in one inning and marks the first time there have been four consecutive home runs since the Arizona Diamondbacks did it in 2011.

Sports Umpire Ejects Rangers' Adrian Beltre for Moving On-Deck Circle
Author: 0 Umpire Ejects Rangers' Adrian Beltre for Moving On-Deck Circle

Beltre also prefers to watch the pitcher from a bit of a closer angle than where the on-deck circle is situated, something he's done throughout his entire 20-year career. You don't get to the doorstep of 3,000 hits, in your 20th Major League Baseball season, without developing what you think are some pretty good habits.

Sports Almost all former pro football players had brain injury, new study shows
Author: 0 Almost all former pro football players had brain injury, new study shows

In fact, it is only in the last five years or so that I have developed an interest in the game - largely as a result of marrying into a family of rabid Buffalo Bills supporters. For collegiate players, 91 percent were found to have CTE . "These findings suggest that CTE may be related to prior participation in football and that a high level of play may be related to substantial disease burden".

Author: 0 Mourinho says Madrid and Barcelona are on different level

Mourinho's hint that Ibrahimovic could figure for United in 2018 will be sure to excite fans across the globe. "I've been playing for one season, I came here to hopefully be a leader in the team". Mourinho has added striker Romelu Lukaku and centre back Victor Lindelof in the current transfer window but is still hoping to sign two more players ahead of the new season.

Sports Discovery in the lead to acquire Scripps Networks
Author: 0 Discovery in the lead to acquire Scripps Networks

In Feb 2017, the company hiked its quarterly dividend by 20% to $0.30 per share. Scripps Networks Interactive has an average rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $76.60. Among 17 analysts covering Scripps Networks (NYSE:SNI), 5 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 8 Hold. In other Scripps Networks Interactive news, major shareholder Edward W.

Sports Australia Captain Stephen Moore To Quit Wallabies
Author: 0 Australia Captain Stephen Moore To Quit Wallabies

He was left out of the Wallabies' starting XV for their opening two Tests earlier this year against Fiji and Scotland before returning as captain for the Italy fixture. "I think it's so great that it's giving those girls an opportunity to not only play in the Uni 7s comp, but also the training programs that have been set up already, (the competition is) going to be a pretty good standard".

Sports Allen Barbre traded by Philadelphia Eagles
Author: 0 Allen Barbre traded by Philadelphia Eagles

Bolles was the Broncos' first-round draft pick in April, the 20th player selected overall. He recorded just 23 tackles and four sacks. Smith was due a roster bonus of more than $500,000, so his release was not a surprise, especially since the team drafted Derek Barnett in the first round and signed veteran free agent Chris Long .

Sports Jose Mourinho : Manchester United not at Barcelona's level
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho : Manchester United not at Barcelona's level

The Red Devils had avoided defeat in their other matches in the United States but were on the receiving end of a 1-0 loss in Maryland as Neymar's strike decided the contest. So no injuries, a fantastic atmosphere, a fantastic work ethic, great organisation. However, with confidence seemingly on the up throughout this pre-season tour, the Frenchman looked unsafe.