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Real Madrid target signs new deal with Athletic Bilbao Real Madrid target signs new deal with Athletic Bilbao
- January 23, 2018

Real Madrid's repeated insistence that they are not desperate for a deal, combined with a foot injury, meant that an already complicated deal became nearly impossible. The Frenchman had previously agreed for the signing of the club's top January target on the condition that he would arrive in the summer and replace Kiko Casilla, but was not overly happy about him joining mid-season. (more...)
Area homeless street count scheduled for Tuesday Area homeless street count scheduled for Tuesday
- January 23, 2018

This is part of the "Point in Time" count, where officials will tally the number of how many are homeless in Vermont communities. Last year, volunteers counted a total of almost 3,900 people living on city streets. Volunteers are needed specifically to locate and survey people living outside or in other locations not meant for regular human habitation. "It's also used nationally as a way to prioritize what types of assistance should be provided", said MaiGer Moua, the United Way's community ... (more...)
Rob Gronkowski in 'Pretty Good Spirits' After Injury, Concussion Not Confirmed Rob Gronkowski in 'Pretty Good Spirits' After Injury, Concussion Not Confirmed
- January 23, 2018

After missing eight games in 2016, as well as the entire postseason, it was a relative return to health in 2017 for Gronkowski. Outside of the man wearing No. Dwayne Allen will take over tight end duties for the rest of Sunday. Should Gronkowski successfully clear the protocol, there's no reason to think he won't be ready to roll for Super Bowl LII on February 4. (more...)
Alex Rodriguez and Matt Vasgersian Join ESPN's Sunday Night Baseball Alex Rodriguez and Matt Vasgersian Join ESPN's Sunday Night Baseball
- January 23, 2018

ESPN confirmed Sporting News' exclusive story that it's hiring Alex Rodriguez and Matt Vasgersian of Fox Sports for " Sunday Night Baseball ". Rodriguez joined Fox Sports a full-time Major League Baseball analyst in March 2017 after working as a guest for some telecasts - including the 2015 World Series. (more...)
Watch Kobe Bryant's Oscar-nominated short film, 'Dear Basketball' Watch Kobe Bryant's Oscar-nominated short film, 'Dear Basketball'
- January 23, 2018

Kobe Bryant's " Dear Basketball " has officially earned an Oscar nomination for Best Animated Short Film , according to ABS-CBN Sports . When Bryant began producing the Dear Basketball short, Williams was the only person he wanted to score it. (more...)
Hernandez has 'asked personally' for West Ham exit Hernandez has 'asked personally' for West Ham exit
- January 23, 2018

It is little surprise then that manager David Moyes is looking to bolster his squad in this January transfer window, and especially the midfield areas that have been ravaged by injury this season. "I think we were all a bit exhausted after 60 or 65 minutes against Bournemouth , so it's important to have some rest now and get ready for the next round of the FA Cup at Wigan on Saturday", he added. (more...)
Thrilled to join Utd, Sanchez says Thrilled to join Utd, Sanchez says
- January 23, 2018

Arsene Wenger is looking to bolster his side after the departures of Alexis Sanchez , Theo Walcott and Francis Coquelin have freed up some funds for the North London club. Missing out on the Champions League this season was a bitter disappointment, however, followed by another blow when Chile failed to qualify for this year's World Cup finals. (more...)
Ruthless South Africa take aim at series sweep against India Ruthless South Africa take aim at series sweep against India
- January 23, 2018

We are getting that opportunity and it should be an honour and privilege for us. "We are not here to complain, we have taken 20 wickets". "Responsibility isn't just one-sided. "For us as a team, it's pretty simple". The Proteas were fined by the International Cricket Council (ICC) for maintaining a slow over rate in the second Test in Centurion but Du Plessis dismissed suggestions they may go with the four seamers to avoid another sanction. (more...)
Waymo to Bring Autonomous Cars to Atlanta Waymo to Bring Autonomous Cars to Atlanta
- January 23, 2018

Now, it faces a new frontier : Atlanta. Now, Waymo is expanding beyond Arizona, launching a test program set to launch in Atlanta, Georgia. Waymo is the first company testing its self-driving vehicles on the road in Atlanta, though some other companies are eyeing to expand into the region. (more...)
Wenger on Sanchez's transfer Wenger on Sanchez's transfer
- January 23, 2018

General view of merchandise of Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez on sale before their Premier League match against Crystal Palace at Emirates Stadium, London January 20, 2018. While Arsenal and Arsene Wenger are getting plenty of stick for failing to sign new deals for both Sanchez and Mesut Ozil, Ian Wright believes it's something we will see in years to come. (more...)
Newcastle set to safe Kenedy on mortgage from Chelsea Newcastle set to safe Kenedy on mortgage from Chelsea
- January 23, 2018

To realise that potential, Kenedy - who is yet to make a Premier League appearance so far this season - needs to be playing "regularly", according to Conte. The club must decide what is best for the club", Conte said. But the emergence of Marcos Alonso has restricted his involvement. He has made five senior appearances for Chelsea this season, all of them in the domestic cup competitions. (more...)
Dzeko set to face Sampdoria despite Chelsea reports Dzeko set to face Sampdoria despite Chelsea reports
- January 23, 2018

According to Sky Italia, the proposed sum meets Roma's valuation of the pair and the Serie A giants are waiting for Chelsea to submit a formal offer. Emerson, meanwhile, is reported to have agreed a contract with Chelsea and will compete with Marcos Alonso for a spot a left-wing-back if he completes a move to Stamford Bridge. (more...)
A Super Bowl from Hell for New York Sports Fans
- January 23, 2018

His decision-making and accuracy remain among the best in the league, but it's really his ability to add a few more big-time throws to his arsenal that has made him almost unstoppable over the last few years. As a lifelong New York Giants fan, I have had nightmares about this Super Bowl scenario occurring since the start of the season. Patrick Robinson's spectacular 50-yard interception return got Philadelphia started. (more...)
Sanchez: My dream has come true Sanchez: My dream has come true
- January 23, 2018

The 29-year-old Chile global will reportedly become the highest-paid player in Premier League history following the deal that sees Henrikh Mkhitaryan heading in the opposite direction . But the midfielder has left United after falling out of favour with Jose Mourinho. Sanchez had joined Arsenal in 2014 for £31.7m after three years at Barcelona. (more...)
Latest Rumours on Jonny Evans and Lucas Moura Latest Rumours on Jonny Evans and Lucas Moura
- January 23, 2018

The Ulster defender has been linked with Arsenal and Manchester City . While Evans would allegedly cost in the region of £20m in January, the centre-back would be allowed to leave West Brom for just £3m if the club are relegated from the Premier League . (more...)
Sanchez, Mkhitaryan to have medicals ahead of swap transfer Sanchez, Mkhitaryan to have medicals ahead of swap transfer
- January 23, 2018

Alexis Sanchez and Henrikh Mkhitaryan have arrived in Liverpool to update their work permits ahead of joining Manchester United and Arsenal respectively. La Tercera said Alexis had become a "collector of top bosses" having also played under the Argentine Marcelo Bielsa in the Chilean national team, Diego Simeone - while on loan to River Plate - and Pep Guardiola at Barcelona . (more...)
Eagles, Pats in Super duel
- January 23, 2018

The Patriots' 40-year-old veteran quarterback Tom Brady threw for 290 yards and two touchdowns in a 24-20 win. This year the New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles will be headed to Super Bowl LII to face off in a rematch that's been a decade and some change in the making. (more...)
Lucas ´not happy´ at PSG Lucas ´not happy´ at PSG
- January 23, 2018

With the embarrassment of attacking riches now plying their trade at the Parc des Princes in the form of Neymar, Edinson Cavani and Kylian Mbappe , Moura has been left out in the cold. And Tottenham have made Bordeaux winger Malcom as their primary target . Moura could help fill a void in the right side of Arsenal's midfield after they sold Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain to Liverpool in the summer. (more...)
Sanchez proud to join 'biggest club in the world' Sanchez proud to join 'biggest club in the world'
- January 23, 2018

Since the start of the January transfer window, Sanchez has been linked with an exit from the Emirates Stadium, but it soon emerged that a transfer to Old Trafford - rather than Manchester City - was in the offing for the Chilean global. Last week, Wenger claimed Sanchez would feature for the Gunners in Saturday's Premier League clash against Crystal Palace if he was still an Arsenal player. (more...)
Tyler Police searching for gas station robbery suspect Tyler Police searching for gas station robbery suspect
- January 23, 2018

She told police she was unaware her son had been involved in any robbery but said he would call them. According to police, officers responded around 7:20 p.m.to the Holiday gas station on 300 11th Ave. "Suspect #2 was also a light-complected black male, wearing dark colored jeans and a black jacket with a white hood". No shots were fired, and no injuries were reported. (more...)