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Brady breaks QB wins record, Patriots beat Rams 26-10 Brady breaks QB wins record, Patriots beat Rams 26-10
- December 05, 2016

The Patriots improve to 10-2 on the season, while the Rams drop to 4-8 overall. A four-time Super Bowl victor and two-time NFL Most Valuable Player, Brady has now recorded 179 regular-season wins and 22 in the playoffs. NOTES: The Rams reportedly signed contract extensions with coach Jeff Fisher and general manager Les Snead, deals done months ago but not announced. (more...)
Tommy Tuberville resigns after four seasons coaching Cincinnati
- December 05, 2016

Per his contract, the school was obligated to pay Tuberville a $2.4 million buyout if he was terminated before December 7. Earlier this year, Tuberville received a two-year extension through 2019 but his stock fell quickly as the season went into disarray. (more...)
Southgate on Rooney, contract, scandal
- December 05, 2016

Southgate dismissed the suggestion that he had advised Rooney to have an early night. Manchester United forward Rashford, 19, burst onto the scene last season, impressing for his club before scoring on his England debut in a friendly win over Australia in May. (more...)
New £5 note: Vegetarians being 'stupid' for animal fat protest, says inventor New £5 note: Vegetarians being 'stupid' for animal fat protest, says inventor
- December 05, 2016

This is unacceptable to millions of vegans and vegetarians in the UK. New Zealand animal rights organization SAFE states that the issue is "a good example of how animal products can pop up in places we don't expect them to". The decision to shift from paper to polymer was taken in order to ensure that the notes last longer, stay cleaner and are harder to copy. "The fast-food chain had maintained for more than a decade that only vegetable oil was used in the hope of appealing to vegetarians ... (more...)
Facebook warned people that a popular fake news detector might be Facebook warned people that a popular fake news detector might be "unsafe"
- December 04, 2016

A Facebook spokesman identified the source of the screenshot as a Chrome browser extension . It has had over 25,000 installs since launch. TechCrunch had reported that Facebook was conducting this test secretively and had taken a small sample size from its 1.79 billion users. (more...)
Of Course: Obama is Sending an Unofficial Delegation to Fidel Castro's Funeral Of Course: Obama is Sending an Unofficial Delegation to Fidel Castro's Funeral
- December 04, 2016

DeLaurentis is awaiting Senate confirmation to be US ambassador to Cuba. The choice reflects a White House desire to acknowledge the history of U.S. Washington broke diplomatic relations with Havana in 1961 as Cuba steered a leftist course that turned the island, which lies just 90 miles (140 km) south of Florida, into a close ally of the former Soviet Union. (more...)
Agency denies tax evasion by Ronaldo and Mourinho
- December 04, 2016

The Sunday Times says Mourinho - as well as Real Madrid star Christiano Ronaldo - also used banks accounts and companies in Ireland, Switzerland and New Zealand to process substantial earnings for their image rights. "Any insinuation or accusation made to Cristiano Ronaldo or Jose Mourinho over the commission of a tax offence will be reported to the legal authorities and prosecuted". (more...)
Level shooter accuses her coach of raping her Level shooter accuses her coach of raping her
- December 04, 2016

According to reports, a case has been registered against the shooter on the basis of the complaint filed at the Chanakyapuri police station. The two were in a relationship but the woman said the man later denied it. "The coach then allegedly forced himself on her", said a police officer. When the woman protested, the man threatened to kill her. He later backtracked on his promise, the complainant said. (more...)
Taiwan media credits USA conservative for call
- December 04, 2016

A statement from Trump's transition team said he spoke Friday with Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen, who offered her congratulations. Statements from Trump's transition team and his subsequent tweets left unclear whether the call presaged a shift in longstanding USA policy against recognizing Taiwan's sovereignty or allowing direct communication between top leaders. (more...)
Wallaby captain Moore wants England victory for Pocock
- December 04, 2016

More interestingly, both are Pacific islanders who chose to pledge their rugby allegiance to their present place of domicile. "We readdressed though, spoke about getting a foothold in the game, talked about ball control and the need to stop absorbing tackles and start chopping". (more...)
Eddie Jones echoes Steve Hansen in saying England 'not best team yet'
- December 04, 2016

They have won all 13 matches under Eddie Jones thus far. "That's more about recovery and the bigger picture". "Once you put yourselves on a pedestal you are there to be knocked off". But two more Foley penalties gave Australia a narrow interval advantage. In the second half, England stopped the Wallabies at the gain-line and forced errors. (more...)
Daniels scores career-best 31 to lead Grizzlies past Lakers Daniels scores career-best 31 to lead Grizzlies past Lakers
- December 04, 2016

Russell will see team doctors on Monday. The Lakers wrapped up a four-game trip over five days. NOTES: The Lakers were without PG D'Angelo Russell (left knee), swingman Nick Young (right leg) and F Larry Nance Jr. These two and Tony Allen will be the primary beneficiaries of Carter being out. "You just try to move on to the next one". Allen scored only nine points, but had three steals - all in the fourth quarter - and six boards and did what he typically does - disrupt the other team's ... (more...)
Trump picks anti-Obamacare health secretary Trump picks anti-Obamacare health secretary
- December 04, 2016

His proposal would also allow insurers to sell policies across state line, boost incentives for health savings accounts, and create high-risk pools to help individuals afford coverage, while barring assistance for almost all abortions. He encouraged the new administration to take steps to enhance the affordability and value of care, and to ensure access to care and coverage. Before beginning his political career in 1996, Price was an accomplished doctor and hospital administrator. (more...)
Stephen Hawking taken to Rome hospital for checks
- December 04, 2016

A spokesperson for Hawking said that the illness isn't serious and his plan to leave on the weekend hasn't changed. He said: " It was, everyone seems to agree, the moment when the forgotten spoke, finding their voices to reject the advice and guidance of experts and the elite everywhere ". (more...)
Cohen pushing for end to electoral college
- December 04, 2016

At the same time, Clinton has won the popular vote by more than 2.5 million votes so far, and recounts are underway across three us states. Clinton's loss is the fifth time in USA history a candidate who won the popular vote did not assume the presidency. (more...)
Loved ones, neighbors react to Oakland Fire Loved ones, neighbors react to Oakland Fire
- December 04, 2016

Rodriguez and Juliet Williams in San Francisco, Jonathan J. Cooper in Oakland and Adam Kealoha Causey in Phoenix contributed to this report . Alameda County Sheriff's Sgt. "If (the fire ) had started in that area (by the stairwell), then everyone on the second floor" would have had trouble escaping, Reed told reporters Saturday morning. (more...)
Gambians celebrate as President Yahya Jammeh defeated after 22 years in power Gambians celebrate as President Yahya Jammeh defeated after 22 years in power
- December 04, 2016

Jammeh with 20 constituencies or 212,009 votes. Jemmeh's defeat is seen as the biggest upset in West Africa. According to AFP , in Westfield, a district close to the capital, teenagers piled on top of cars, taking selfies and strumming guitars, while others waved flags coloured the grey of the opposition coalition. (more...)
David Petraeus: Everything You Need to Know
- December 04, 2016

But in an unusual public airing of internal machinations, Trump senior adviser Kellyanne Conway warned Sunday that the president-elect's supporters would feel "betrayed" if he tapped former Massachusetts Gov. Mr Pence is said to be among those backing Mr Romney for secretary of state. Conway served as Trump's third campaign manager and largely succeeded in navigating the minefield of rivalries that ensnared other officials. (more...)
Alabama, Florida trade special teams scores on consecutive blocks Alabama, Florida trade special teams scores on consecutive blocks
- December 04, 2016

It took a while to get settled in, but Alabama eventually made itself at home inside the Georgia Dome on Saturday. These are sure to be names that we are going to get familiar with on Sundays for many years. Rather than being led by a power rusher like 2015 Heisman Trophy victor Derrick Henry, Alabama's most explosive playmaker is true freshman quarterback Jalen Hurts . (more...)
BoE in talks with currency supplier Innovia to make it meat BoE in talks with currency supplier Innovia to make it meat
- December 04, 2016

The bank is working with its supplier Innovia who are keeping the bank informed "on progress towards potential solutions". "I do not buy products tested on animals where possible, I avoid using any products or businesses that do not share my ethical stance". (more...)

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