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Sports A's catcher Bruce Maxwell arrested in Arizona
Author: 0 A's catcher Bruce Maxwell arrested in Arizona

The report says that Maxwell pulled a gun and pointed it at a female food delivery driver. Maxwell was booked by Scottsdale, Arizona police at his home late Saturday afternoon. The arrest photo of Oakland Athletics catcher Bruce Maxwell . TMZ Sports has learned. Last week, Maxwell claimed a waiter in his Alabama hometown denied him service, a claim the waiter has since denied.

Author: 0 Caroline Wozniacki pips Venus Williams for the title — WTA Finals

The 27-year-old Wozniacki had to survive a comeback from the 37-year-old American in the second set of the match held in Singapore. "It has been an unbelievable year!" Wozniacki is projected to finish the year ranked No. "I just had to keep reminding myself that I'm still up and I'm the one who is leading here, and I'm the one who can close out this match right now".

Author: 0 Meet Sophia: The first robot declared a citizen by Saudi Arabia

It's the latest surreal scene from the kingdom's "Davos in the Desert", where Saudi Arabia's leaders have been attempting to impress their economic ambitions upon the rest of the world. "I want to live and work with humans so I need to express the emotions to understand humans and build trust with people", she said. Sophia was created to look like Audrey Hepburn.

Sports Girona v Real Madrid, 29 October 2017
Author: 0 Girona v Real Madrid, 29 October 2017

Ten minutes later Girona struck the woodwork for the second time when Portu met a right wing cross with a strong header, but his header bounced back off the frame of the goal. "We played well in the first-half, but football is about small details and their first goal comes from a throw-in where we weren't concentrated", added Zidane.

Sports South Africa Win T20I Series Against Bangladesh, David Miller Hammers Fastest Ton
Author: 0 South Africa Win T20I Series Against Bangladesh, David Miller Hammers Fastest Ton

Prior to this, in an worldwide game, the fastest T20 century was scored by Richard Levi, also a South African. 5 - Number of consecutive sixes David Miller has hit in the 19th over of their innings against Mohammad Saifuddin . Apart from Shakib Al Hasan, all the other bowlers went at more than 10 runs per over. "Today was a reflection of the series". Needing more than 11 an over from the start, Bangladesh didn't have the firepower to threaten the Proteas, a story that played out ...

Sports Head Coach Jim McElwain, Florida Football Officially Part Ways
Author: 0 Head Coach Jim McElwain, Florida Football Officially Part Ways

Overall, McElwain went 22-12 as Florida's head coach, 16-6 in conference play and 0-6 overall against the teams like Alabama, Florida State, and MI. University of Florida football coach Jim McElwain has been fired after a freaky week in which he claimed death threats were being made against his coaches, players and their families, and his team was routed 42-7 by Georgia on Saturday to fall below.500 entering November for the first time since 1986.

Sports Los Angeles Chargers hang tough, but fall to Patriots in Foxborough
Author: 0 Los Angeles Chargers hang tough, but fall to Patriots in Foxborough

Both players have been crucial for the Patriots as they proceed without Julian Edelman (torn ACL). But the team that was only 2-of-5 within 20 yards of the end zone during last week's victory over the Atlanta Falcons, was only 1-of-4 one week later against the Los Angeles Chargers .

Sports Thomas star Rachel McAdams accuses director of creepy 2000 harassment
Author: 0 Thomas star Rachel McAdams accuses director of creepy 2000 harassment

When her representatives later asked her to have another meeting with the director, she refused and told them Toback was "vile" and they should not be sending any women to meet with him. it's all, you know, me too, me too, me too, me too, me too. And on the subject of Kamin's story, he said: 'This is just too stupid. It really is. It doesn't have anything to do with my life in any way.

Sports Saints survive Bears scare, win fifth-straight
Author: 0 Saints survive Bears scare, win fifth-straight

He had a busy weekend after attending the Saints' Hall of Fame event, the Pelicans and Cavaliers game, and then today's game against the Chicago Bears . Instead, the Bears eventually settled for a field goal to make it 14-6. The play was ruled a touchdown on the field, but was overturned after referees watched the video replay.

Sports Cubs coach will be next Nationals manager
Author: 0 Cubs coach will be next Nationals manager

Martinez played 16 season as an outfielder in the majors, for the Cubs, Expos, Reds, Giants, White Sox, Rays, Blue Jays, and Braves. Cubs manager Joe Maddon told reporters Thursday it's time for Martinez to get his own team. The team made the surprising decision not to retain Baker, prompting criticism from many corners of the baseball community, then set about searching for someone who might be able to lift the franchise over its insurmountable October hump.

Author: 0 Philadelphia 76ers: Markelle Fultz out indefinitely

Kibler in approximately three weeks". This isn't particularly shocking news as while Fultz was out on the court, he looked extremely uncomfortable. Fultz , the No. Center Joel Embiid missed his first two seasons with a foot injury. Jahlil Okafor missed the tail end of his rookie season with knee issues. There did appear to be a hitch in his shot during preseason games, but Fultz has never been a spectacular shooter.

Sports Taylor World title bout in doubt
Author: 0 Taylor World title bout in doubt

Taylor instantly fought with both belief and aggression, perhaps aware there was an opportunity to capitalise on her opponent's struggle to make weight. It is believed that the now-former champion's team blamed the scales at Sanchez's hotel for her weight miss, claiming the scales were possibly miscalibrated, although Taylor insisted that she will not be distracted by her opponent's mishap.

Sports Should West Ham try and sign Newcastle's Dwight Gayle in January?
Author: 0 Should West Ham try and sign Newcastle's Dwight Gayle in January?

Paired with the Ghanaian up top as Andy Carroll and Marko Arnautovic were relegated to the bench, the Mexican opened the scoring at Selhurst Park in the 31st minute before Ayew made it 2-0 two minutes to half-time. "It was a good goal well taken by Zaha but to be fair, we gave it to them". Hodgson is quoted by BBC Sport as saying: "Although we are pleased because you always pleased to get a point when staring defeat in the face, I still thought it was scant reward.

Sports Gay friends praise Ben Stokes for defending them
Author: 0 Gay friends praise Ben Stokes for defending them

Two men have claimed England cricketer Ben Stokes was defending them from homophobic abuse when he was arrested last month. We could've been in real trouble. "In hard situations, a lot of the time, people do surprise themselves and surprise you and are capable of more than what they might even think themselves", Root added.

Author: 0 Federer and Del Potro set up Basel final

The challenger, who had not won from 10 previous sets against the world number two and stood 0-4 in their series, suddenly found his game to shock the top seed by winning Friday's opening set in 30 minutes. I'm so excited to play the final". And my fitness too, I am playing many matches and now I feel exhausted. "There is no risk to keep on playing". "I'm doing well, but in the final, anything can happen".

Sports Hingis happy to slam door shut — WTA Finals
Author: 0 Hingis happy to slam door shut — WTA Finals

I couldn't ask for a better finish", Hingis said. Mahesh Bhupathi, who won the 2006 Australian Open mixed doubles title with Hingis, hailed the latter as "the greatest doubles player in our sport". A day earlier, Hingis announced she was hanging up her racket for a third and final time following this week's WTA Finals, bringing an end to an illustrious career that has garnered 25 grand slam wins - five in singles, 20 in doubles.

Sports Draymond Green, Bradley Beal ejected after scuffle in Wizards-Warriors game
Author: 0 Draymond Green, Bradley Beal ejected after scuffle in Wizards-Warriors game

Tempers boiling over for Golden State is not new this season, as Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant were ejected from a loss to the Memphis Grizzlies, which saw Curry chuck his mouthpiece at an official and earn a hefty fine. "Man, you're taught as a kid not to allow that". He was caught on video while walking to the locker room screaming that the National Basketball Association was "out to get me".

Sports Philippe Coutinho a doubt for Liverpool's game against Huddersfield through injury
Author: 0 Philippe Coutinho a doubt for Liverpool's game against Huddersfield through injury

It was handed the chance to go ahead three minutes before the break when Smith's blatant shirt pull on Firmino at a corner was spotted by referee Kevin Friend, only for Lossl to guess correctly and keep out Salah's driven penalty. "Premier League teams can pop it around you and all of a sudden that opens up space for the Liverpool forwards". Entering today, Liverpool had conceded 16 goals in their last nine games, making it their worst defensive run from the beginning of a season ...

Sports MotoGP Sepang: Dovizioso able to win 'in all conditions'
Author: 0 MotoGP Sepang: Dovizioso able to win 'in all conditions'

Tech 3's Johann Zarco was second making him now only the top Independent team rider, but also the top Yamaha, ahead of the first of the title challengers: Andrea Dovizioso. "I will try to learn from him because he is riding very well". Despite being fastest during Free Practice 4, Marquez had to wrestle his bike to qualify in seventh place, the second-worst qualifying result of his MotoGP career and the worst of the year.

Sports India vs New Zealand, 3rd ODI at Kanpur
Author: 0 India vs New Zealand, 3rd ODI at Kanpur

The successful wrist-spinning duo of Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav was broken and Axar Patel, the left-arm spinner, was brought into the mix in place of the latter. With the batting letting the team down, the potent bowling line-up comprising Trent Boult and Tim Southee did not have enough runs to defend. India also lost the T20 global played against England here in January this year.

Sports Gurriel banned 5 games in 2018 for racist gesture at Darvish
Author: 0 Gurriel banned 5 games in 2018 for racist gesture at Darvish

During last night's World Series game against the LA Dodgers, Gurriel hit a home run off starting pitcher Yu Darvish , who's from Japan. Gurriel said on Friday that it's common in Cuba to use the word " chinito " to describe someone of Asian heritage, although he admitted he realizes it is considered offensive in Japan.

Sports Winx ride makes Cox Plate history
Author: 0 Winx ride makes Cox Plate history

For a few fleeting strides Darren Weir thought he was going to pull off an improbable Cox Plate victory. It took a track record of 2:02.94 from Winx , beating her own mark from 2015 by 0.04, to hold out Humidor, highlighting just how impressive the pair's performances were.

Sports National Football League trade deadline: Bills send DT Marcell Dareus to Jaguars
Author: 0 National Football League trade deadline: Bills send DT Marcell Dareus to Jaguars

A source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter that the selection can become a fifth-round pick based on Dareus' performance. This was no shock to Dareus in any type of way, allegedly he was on the chopping block since the start of preseason, but the Bills could not find a team that would take on his huge six-year 98.6 million dollar contract.

Sports Chargers trade WR Dontrelle Inman to the Bears
Author: 0 Chargers trade WR Dontrelle Inman to the Bears

It is a conditional pick based on Inman's production . Rookie first-round pick Marshon Lattimore , 2015 third-round pick P.J. Williams, and undrafted first-year player Ken Crawley have all claimed the top cornerback spots this season. The 28-year-old Inman is one year removed from a career-best season, during which he reeled in 58 passes for 810 yards and four touchdowns in 16 games.

Sports Astros' Manager AJ Hinch In LA Bar Altercation ... Cops Called
Author: 0 Astros' Manager AJ Hinch In LA Bar Altercation ... Cops Called

Dodgers . Hinch was asked about the incident in the first question at Thursday's press conference. After the Astros came up with a freakish 7-6 extra-innings win in Game 2 of the World Series Wednesday night, an odd story emerged from TMZ Thursday , saying that Hinch was involved in a "bar altercation" at the team hotel following Tuesday's Game 1.

Sports De Kock, de Villiers lead South Africa to 195
Author: 0 De Kock, de Villiers lead South Africa to 195

Wickets fell regularly when Bangladesh replied, with Dane Paterson, Beuran Hendricks, Robert Frylinck and Andile Phehlukwayo taking two apiece. De Kock hit 59 and De Villiers made 49 in a South African total of 195 for four after stand-in captain JP Duminy won the toss and chose to bat.

Sports Man United's Shaw optimistic of Pochettino reunion
Author: 0 Man United's Shaw optimistic of Pochettino reunion

Shaw had the most successful season of his career under Pochettino at St. Mary's before he left to join United and Mourinho was very understanding of his comments, describing them as the "perfect words". In the epilogue of Guillem Balague's Brave New World: Inside Pochettino's Spurs , Shaw revealed that he would like to play under Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino again.

Sports 'Batshuayi is ready to start' - Conte backs Chelsea striker
Author: 0 'Batshuayi is ready to start' - Conte backs Chelsea striker

I see in the past it happened the same with a lot of managers. "I am answering very well about these different issues". The Sun have taken down a story claiming that certain Chelsea players have been in contact with former assistant manager Steve Holland to complain about Antonio Conte .

Sports Nets will sell 49 percent stake to Alibaba co-founder
Author: 0 Nets will sell 49 percent stake to Alibaba co-founder

A spokeswoman for Prokhorov declined to comment on the report. The sale does not include the Barclays Center. Prokhorov took an 80 percent stake in the then-New Jersey Nets in 2010, moved the team to Brooklyn in 2012, and took full ownership in 2015.

Sports Bucks vs Celtics NBA live streaming free
Author: 0 Bucks vs Celtics NBA live streaming free

Antetokounmpo came into the game leading the National Basketball Association in scoring at 36.5 points per game but was held below 30 points for the first time this season, finishing with 28 points. When a reporter suggested it's a newer court that was simply painted, Irving remained skeptical . MECCA forever holds special memories, time in Milwaukee Bucks' lore ( read here): Steve Aschburner of NBA.com wrote about the history of the MECCA and how it's so closely tied to great Bucks' ...

Sports Spain on tenterhooks ahead of Catalan crisis sessions
Author: 0 Spain on tenterhooks ahead of Catalan crisis sessions

Despite the emotions and celebrations inside and outside the building, it was a futile gesture as shortly afterwards the Spanish Senate in Madrid approved the imposition of direct rule. "They are approaching a cliff. with consequences that are hard to predict right now", says Joan Barcelo, a researcher on political conflicts at Washington University in St.

Sports Aaron Rodgers had screws inserted to fix broken collarbone
Author: 0 Aaron Rodgers had screws inserted to fix broken collarbone

The 33-year-old Rodgers was injured during the first quarter of the Packers' 23-10 loss to the Minnesota Vikings at U.S. Bank Stadium on October 15. Rodgers , who makes his offseason home in Southern California, has been staying in the Los Angeles area convalescing following surgery. But Packers coach Mike McCarthy said earlier this week that there's no established timeline for how quickly his collarbone will heal or how soon he might be cleared to return.

Sports Cam Newton Gets Extremely Annoyed With A Reporter, Walks Out of Presser
Author: 0 Cam Newton Gets Extremely Annoyed With A Reporter, Walks Out of Presser

Reed said Newton answered several questions during the press conference, before walking off. "Cam didn't intend to be discourteous toward any specific media member", Panthers spokesman Steven Drummond said. Newton also received criticism for how he handled the media after the Panthers lost Super Bowl 50 to the Denver Broncos. On Sunday, Newton committed three turnovers against the Chicago Bears (to be fair, only one was his fault) and the offense only managed to score three ...

Sports David Unsworth bid to be top dog at Everton
Author: 0 David Unsworth bid to be top dog at Everton

The 44-year old is highly regarded at Goodison Park and will be in the dugout starting with tonight's Carabao Cup match at Chelsea . "Who wouldn't want the job?" It is a wonderful football club with fantastic fans and it is a top job for any manager, myself included.

Sports Girardi out as Yankees manager after 10 years
Author: 0 Girardi out as Yankees manager after 10 years

We asked ESPN .com's Brad Doolittle, Red Sox reporter Scott Lauber and Yankees reporter Andrew Marchand to weigh in on what the future holds in the Bronx. Girardi took over for Joe Torre after the 2007 season. But days later, Girardi would shoulder the blame for the Yankees' loss to the Cleveland Indians.