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by | February 24, 2018 | 05:43

And police probing their disappearance in KwaZulu-Natal province unearthed disturbing links to an alleged ISIS cell . The Hawks, South Africa's elite police unit, said the force was investigating the kidnapping, which took place on 12 February, but said it was unaware of anything linking the crime to terror groups.

by | February 24, 2018 | 05:39

The 25-year-old was one of 168 Russians allowed to compete as neutrals at the Games, despite the country being banned for previous doping offences. Krushelnitckii had filed a case with the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) after an initial positive doping test , but dropped it Thursday after failing a second test.

by | February 24, 2018 | 05:25

However, those scores must come from two different tricks. The big air event, where riders complete two tricks and the total score determines a victor, was a new addition to the Olympic program this year. Toutant hadn't won a World Cup in big air since 2011 in Stoneham, Que. Heading into the final round, Toutant and Mack were in the box seat and able to unleash their best attempt, having already landed jumps scoring in the 80s in both rounds.

by | February 24, 2018 | 04:56

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by | February 24, 2018 | 04:47

Klopp though admitted he was not sure how the contractual system works and said he wasn't sure what was normal in this instance. The Reds can beat the best of the best, but until they manage to keep it consistent and beat everyone in the league on a weekly basis and not beat the league leaders one week and lose to relegation fodder the week after, they won't win a title - and Salah wants that to change.

by | February 24, 2018 | 04:22

Greitens, 43, allegedly threatened to release a nude photograph of a woman, blindfolded and hands bound, if she talked publicly about the relationship. What makes it a felony is that Greitens reportedly transmitted the photo or photos "in such a way that allows access to that image or video via a computer".

by | February 24, 2018 | 04:09

And the Warriors are going to need plenty more of that down the stretch. Like the Clippers , the Warriors return from the break within arm's length of where they want to be - atop the Western standings. They secured a 34-23 lead after the first quarter by holding the Clippers to a 10-of-24 mark from the field and 1-of-10 clip from 3-point range. He helped the Warriors cap an energetic first-quarter with a mesmerizing 38-foot fading 3-pointer .

by | February 24, 2018 | 04:02

Luke List and Jamie Lovemark are tied for the lead at three-under par following Friday's second round of the 2018 Honda Classic at PGA National Golf Club in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida . "I felt like I had good touch, but more importantly, I made a lot of the key short putts for par", Woods said. Woods watched Brandt Snedeker nail a 5-iron to a few feet at the 17th, but then the wind backed off.

by | February 24, 2018 | 03:42

Zagitova beat the previous record in the short program set at the Olympics by another Russian figure skater Evgenia Medvedeva (81.61) just 10 minutes earlier. "At one point my coach told me to leave the school and go home ". Medvedeva matched the performance, but that was not enough. "If I had the tenacity to do all my jumps in the second half, I'd get that done", Nagasu said.

by | February 24, 2018 | 03:41

For America's Dani Cameranesi, Lamoureux-Davidson's "Oops" goal will live long in memory. "It would just mean everything to us", said Russian forward Mikhail Grigorenko. It's been a whirlwind, there's a lot going on. Melodie Daoust scored a sublime penalty in the shootout. The practice has become routine after huge performances in sports, but provides a laugh nonetheless, including from Rooney herself.

by | February 24, 2018 | 03:36

Diggins will be the only US cross-country skier to race in all six women's events. Diggins also posted on Instagram about the honor, writing in the caption, "I still don't know what to say!" Team USA voted on its flag bearer for the closing ceremony.

by | February 24, 2018 | 03:12

Sources told ESPN last September that Tillman had enrolled at the FBI Training Academy in Quantico, Virginia, in order to pursue a full-time career at the agency. That his second career choice now involves punching out crime isn't out of character for the son of an Army sergeant who graduated from Louisiana-Lafayette with a degree in criminal justice and spent some of his National Football League offseasons working with law enforcement personnel.

by | February 24, 2018 | 01:50

Social media slated the Gunners' performance and the way Arsene Wenger set up the team, everyone was poor but none more so than Wilshere . No energy, no desire, you're looking for your senior players to lead by example. Manchester United legend Roy Keane has stuck the boot into Arsenal following a shambolic performance at home to Ostersunds. We improved a little bit in the second half but it still wasn't good enough.

by | February 24, 2018 | 01:23

Conte sharply insisted he has not missed a trick by overlooking the Brazilian for big games until now. "I think Antonio Conte will stay at the club". Now Matic, unfortunately, is playing for Manchester United. Manchester United have lost more Premier League games (18) and conceded more Premier League goals (67) against Chelsea than they have against any other side in the competition.

by | February 24, 2018 | 01:19

Those documents say that Adebayo had been given a loan for $12,000 from the agency while still in high school, and another $36,500 after. Calipari said the report was not good "for all of college basketball" but said in an earlier statement he had no dealings with the agent involved in the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe.

by | February 24, 2018 | 01:01

It was the second straight overtime in the gold medal game for these two teams, but the first shootout in Olympic women's hockey history. She took gold in the women's 4×5-kilometer relay, silver in the 15-kilometer skiathlon and bronze in the 10-kilometer freestyle.

by | February 24, 2018 | 00:53

Coach Luke Walton said that Ball would not suit up for Saturday's game against the Sacramento Kings in an effort to limit his workload as he returns from injury. Ball missed the Lakers' last 15 games before NBA All-Star Weekend while recovering a sprained MCL in his left knee-an injury he suffered against the Mavs on January 23.

by | February 24, 2018 | 00:48

Atlanta, Baltimore, Denver, Kansas City, the Los Angeles Chargers , New England, the New York Giants and Tampa Bay also have a pick. Bill Belichick will have an extra pick to work with for the 2018 NFL Draft. 183 overall) to Kansas City in exchange for pick No. 216 and tight end James O'Shaughnessy. No Compensatory Selections may be awarded prior to the final regular selection in round three of the Draft.

by | February 24, 2018 | 00:36

The Spaniard explained his reasoning for wearing the token in December , saying it was in support of imprisoned Catalan politicians. Now, some have claimed that he would be much better suited under Guardiola . "To rebel like that, you have to be something tough to be in prison, and they are still there". So, until they are not out, always here (points to ribbon) will be shared with me.

by | February 24, 2018 | 00:00

Arsene Wenger has said his side would be "absolutely stupid" to think the second leg of their Europa League clash with Ostersunds FK will be a "stroll". But challenges for the biggest trophies-the Premier League and the UEFA Champions League-have failed to materialise in recent years, with their last title coming in 2004 and no top-level European Football this term at the Emirates.

by | February 23, 2018 | 22:59

But that didn't stop the 24-year-old from leaving with a bad taste in his mouth after fans of the Serie A side allegedly made monkey noises toward the Belgian throughout the match. He scored five goals in his first three appearances for Peter Stoger's side, including a crucial injury-time victor to make it 3-2 against Atalanta in the first leg of the last-32 tie last Thursday.

by | February 23, 2018 | 22:57

West Ham are now in 12th place in the Premier League table, and sit just three points above the drop zone. The Merseysiders head in to the weekend action sitting third in the table but with second-placed Manchester United just two points ahead they can climb in to second ahead of United's clash with Chelsea on Sunday.

by | February 23, 2018 | 22:56

On Friday the move became official, with the team announcing the release of the almost 30-year old running back. The 29-year-old back put up his best season with the New York Jets back in 2015, tallying almost 1,300 total yards en route to earning a Pro Bowl appearance.

by | February 23, 2018 | 21:46

Men's team pursuit - Canada (Ted-Jan Bloemen, Calgary; Ben Donnelly, Oshawa, Ont.; Denny Morrison, Fort St. John, B.C.) defeated the U.S.in 3:42.16 to rank seventh in the event. Canada's Kaetlyn Osmond performs during the women's free figure skating final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Feb.

by | February 23, 2018 | 21:35

Napoli was about to turn the table on RB Leipzig and decide the tie, but the 2-0 victory wasn't enough. Piotr Zielinski joins the trident attack with Mertens and Insigne, resting Jose Callejon , while Marek Hamsik , Allan and Raul Albiol all start.

by | February 23, 2018 | 21:32

Serwa, 28, of Kelowna, B.C., the silver medallist in Sochi, was dominant all day and jumped out to an early lead in the final medal race, one she didn't surrender. She narrowly missed the podium at the 2010 games in Vancouver, finishing fifth, but then claimed the silver medal in Sochi. Her teammate India Sherret also crashed in her heat.

by | February 23, 2018 | 21:07

But the Chiefs weren't done. The trade can't be officially announced until March 14 when the new league year begins, but according to Schefter, the trade will be finalized Friday. They are focusing on the final part of the deal right now. The organization suspended him for one game last season after a fight with a member of the coaching staff and for throwing an official's flag into the stands following a pass interference call.

by | February 23, 2018 | 20:21

Jonny Evans will regain the West Brom captaincy for Saturday's game against Huddersfield following an incident in Barcelona, BBC Sport understands. Huddersfield return to action after being dumped out of the FA Cup by Manchester United . With only two Premier League away wins all season, Huddersfield have lost nine Premier League away games by two or more goals without scoring, including each of the last three.

by | February 23, 2018 | 20:20

Finishing second to their archrivals was a bitter pill to swallow for the Canadians . Several members of the Canadian team wept on the ice while accepting the silver medals, and defenseman Jocelyne Larocque immediately removed hers from around her neck and held it in her left hand.

by | February 23, 2018 | 20:09

The Clippers (30-26) will take the court Thursday in ninth place in the West and now out of a playoff position, but they are tied in the loss column with the four teams immediately ahead of them - Oklahoma City (33-26), Denver (32-26), Portland (32-26) and New Orleans (31-26) - and just two losses behind the current No.

by | February 23, 2018 | 20:04

The 36-year-old businesswoman and former model will be joined by press secretary Sarah Sanders and is going in part because "she is something of a winter sports enthusiast", an official said. Kim Yo-jong met Moon and delivered her brother's "surprise" invitation to visit the North for a summit meeting . South Korean officials did, however, also tell BBC that Yong-chol is set to meet with South Korean president Moon Jae-in during his stay.

by | February 23, 2018 | 19:56

In this handout image provided by the NFL, Tim Drevno of the San Francisco 49ers poses for his NFL headshot circa 2011 in San Francisco, California. (97.1 The Ticket) The coaching shakeup continues at MI. While the offensive line showed marked improvement in the running game throughout 2017, it wasn't enough to salvage an abysmal offensive season in which the Wolverines ranked 105th in the nation with 348.9 yards per game.

by | February 23, 2018 | 19:01

The United States had finished back-to-back Olympic tournaments completely out of medal contention with a 2-7 record. The students had to pay their way for everything in South Korea, but with all of their work appearing in media outlets around the country, it's an investment they couldn't afford to pass up.

by | February 23, 2018 | 18:37

De Gea's current contract expires in 2019 and United have an option to extend it until 2020 but Marca says that Red Devils would like to increase it even further. However, the Daily Mail's Martin Samuel has claimed while there is no doubt the Chelsea keeper is a quality player, he is nowhere near as good as De Gea, and that is evident when looking at the two players.

by | February 23, 2018 | 18:34

Aldrerweireld is said to have demanded £150,000 - three times his current wage packet - but Spurs are highly reluctant to go above around £110,000 given their strict wage structure. Tottenham Hotspur defender Toby Alderweireld is a doubt for his side's Premier League clash at Crystal Palace on Sunday after suffering a leg injury in training, manager Mauricio Pochettino said.