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Sports The Rock To Get A Star On Hollywood Walk Of Fame
Author: 0 The Rock To Get A Star On Hollywood Walk Of Fame

Johnson will soon be seen alongside Kevin Hart and Jack Black in Sony's " Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle ", which hits theaters December 20. Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson was catapulted to fame during his time at WWE, and his fight with "Stone Cold" Steve Austin has gone down in history as one of the most legendary in wrestling history.

Sports Ben Stokes once again struggles to make Canterbury impact
Author: 0 Ben Stokes once again struggles to make Canterbury impact

Alex Hales, who was stood down by England's board after being with Stokes during the incident in Bristol, will not face charges and has also been included in the ODI squad . Ben Stokes is yet to fire in his Canterbury stint after falling for 34 runs in a one-day match against Auckland on Wednesday. Avon and Somerset police have completed their investigation and have now handed the files over to the Crown Prosecution Service to decide whether or not charges should be laid.

Sports Aaron Boone introduced as New York Yankees manager
Author: 0 Aaron Boone introduced as New York Yankees manager

With the young talent the Yankees have in place, "I expect that we will have a very good run" Steinbrenner said of the next wave of Yankees title chases. Boone is a complete rookie and he knows it - "As far as the in-game stuff, there's obviously going to be some stuff that I'm green at", he said today - so I figured they'd want a bench coach who has been there, done that.

Sports Storm Caroline batters Ireland overnight as Met Eireann warns of icy washout
Author: 0 Storm Caroline batters Ireland overnight as Met Eireann warns of icy washout

One was a wind warning for Donegal , Galway , Mayo and Kerry , which is due to remain in place until 11pm tonight. The north and northwest counties will be those most at risk, as well as higher ground in other areas of the country. The warning applies to Donegal, Galway, Mayo and Kerry, where southerly winds of 50 to 65 km/h are expected, with gusts of 90 to 110km/h along coastal areas on Wednesday.

Sports Russia Says It Needs to Analyze Winter Olympics Ban Before Taking Action
Author: 0 Russia Says It Needs to Analyze Winter Olympics Ban Before Taking Action

Allegations about Russia's state-sponsored doping system are largely based on claims made by Grigory Rodchenkov, former head of Russia's Anti-Doping Center. The press service said that the suspended athletes "are not going to give medals and will sue". The decision by the IOC's executive board follows last year's McLaren report from the World Anti-Doping Agency, which confirmed that Russia's Olympics program had engaged in an "institutional conspiracy" to beat the system that included ...

Sports Ronda Rousey nearing pro wrestling deal with WWE
Author: 0 Ronda Rousey nearing pro wrestling deal with WWE

Ronda Rousey's Ultimate Fighting Championship career effectively ended past year, when she was beaten by Amanda Nunes inside 48 seconds. Now, it's quite possible that didn't directly factor in Rousey much, as this was about lower-tier broadcast fights rather than the better PPV fights she would have likely been in, but there was still maybe the idea of her showing up on some broadcast properties from time to time.

Sports Twins get players from Mariners, Angels for global bonus money
Author: 0 Twins get players from Mariners, Angels for global bonus money

Acquiring the additional cash is noteworthy, considering AJ Cassavell of MLB.com pointed out the finalists outside of the Mariners and Angels-the San Diego Padres , Chicago Cubs , Los Angeles Dodgers and San Francisco Giants-can offer Ohtani only $300,000 as a bonus.

Sports I'm Loving David Moyes' Training Sessions, West Ham Star Reveals
Author: 0 I'm Loving David Moyes' Training Sessions, West Ham Star Reveals

The Premier League leaders had to come from behind to beat West Ham when Angelo Ogbonna headed the away side into an unlikely lead just before half-time. " We started really well but we lost our patience ". After another incident packed weekend of football, it's time to reveal 5 things we learned in Premier League game week 15 .

Sports Former Eskimos star Warren Moon sued for sexual harassment
Author: 0 Former Eskimos star Warren Moon sued for sexual harassment

When Haskell first complained to Moon about his business trip demands, he said her job depended on her compliance and that his assistant before her had "accepted the same arrangement", according to the lawsuit. Moon played 17 seasons in the National Football League, playing for the Seahawks, Minnesota Vikings , Kansas City and Houston Oilers. Moon was accused of striking his then wife, Felicia Moon, on the head with an open hand and choking her to the point that she nearly lost ...

Sports Oblak and Atletico hurting after Champions League elimination
Author: 0 Oblak and Atletico hurting after Champions League elimination

Winning 2-0 against Benfica in Lisbon, Basel followed Manchester United to the round of 16. The Champions League last-16 draw will take place in Nyon on Monday, December 11 at 11am GMT . Only once before has one country had five participants in the Champions League and that was in 2015-16 when Spain had five clubs; Real Madrid , Barcelona , Atletico Madrid, Valencia and Europa League winners Sevilla.

Sports Emotional Taggart set for 'dream job' with Florida State
Author: 0 Emotional Taggart set for 'dream job' with Florida State

While Oregon is seen as a destination job to some, Taggart is a Florida native who built his coaching reputation during a four-year run at South Florida. Taggart will be tasked with turning around a program that was projected to be a playoff team in 2017 before injuries and other factors led to a 6-6 regular season finish and a berth in the Independence Bowl on December 27th.

Sports Giancarlo Stanton Trade Offer from Giants Reportedly Revealed
Author: 0 Giancarlo Stanton Trade Offer from Giants Reportedly Revealed

This furthers the case on how Stanton was smart and when he signed his mega-deal he got a no-trade clause put in. Yes, the Marlins have floated threats of tearing down the team around Stanton if he doesn't approve a deal. He's obviously passionate about winning, he's passionate about the game and really presented himself extremely well. The good news is that Stanton is reportedly deciding between ending up on the Giants or ending up on the Cardinals , which presumably won't take him ...

Sports Roger Goodell Signs New Contract Extension
Author: 0 Roger Goodell Signs New Contract Extension

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones , considered by some the second-most powerful figure in the NFL, pushed back against Goodell's contract process and had some support, but it appears that the league's Compensation Committee had its way. Jones supported a performance-based contract for Goodell, rather than the fully-guaranteed pay structure of years past. Jones had been removed as a non-voting seventh member of the compensation committee after his threat of a lawsuit.

Sports Chiefs suspend Marcus Peters for 1 game
Author: 0 Chiefs suspend Marcus Peters for 1 game

He did not say whether that suspension was for throwing the flag into the stands, or walking off of the field, or both. Fox 4's Jason Lamb, who was at Wednesday's news conference, said Reid wouldn't share many details surrounding the decision to suspend Peters.

Sports Liverpool make complaint over
Author: 0 Liverpool make complaint over "racist" abuse of Rhian Brewster

The striker then spoke to referee Mohammed Al-Hakim regarding alleged racist abuse from a Spartak defender in the closing stages of the clash. UEFA found Spartak guilty and punished the club with a partial stadium closure for their next UEFA Youth League fixture.

Sports Wenger: I Will Not Give Up On The Title
Author: 0 Wenger: I Will Not Give Up On The Title

Mourinho said he doesn't believe Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola's claim that David Silva is a doubt. The Frenchman, speaking at his news conference ahead of the Gunners Europa League clash against BATE Borisov, responded to United manager Jose Mourinho's very sly swipe at him.

Sports SC fires offensive coordinator Roper
Author: 0 SC fires offensive coordinator Roper

SC averaged 24.1 points per game (12th SEC) and 340.2 yards per game (12th SEC) this season. Co-offensive coordinator/wide receivers coach Bryan McClendon will coordinate the Gamecocks' offense and call the plays for the 2018 Outback Bowl game versus MI.

Sports Paul Scholes: What makes Luke Shaw Man United's best left-back
Author: 0 Paul Scholes: What makes Luke Shaw Man United's best left-back

As United is trying to unsettle rivals Man City from the top spot in the Premier League and also vying for other trophies, its a top priority for the manager to get in Rose as per a report in the Independent . The reasons behind his exile have been well-documented, not least by Jose Mourinho himself, who rarely misses an opportunity to criticise the England worldwide in public.

Author: 0 Serena Williams to return at Australia Open, says tournament chief

Margaret Court has the all-time record with 24. Now ranked No.22 in the world, Williams told CNN in July she was intending to return to tennis - echoing the words of her spokespeople - and if the American does show up in Melbourne, it would come about four-and-a-half months after she gave birth.

Sports Johanna Konta hires Maria Sharapova's former coach Michael Joyce
Author: 0 Johanna Konta hires Maria Sharapova's former coach Michael Joyce

Sport reported in November that talks were ongoing to appoint the 44-year-old American. "Our first tournament together will be the Brisbane International and the plan is for Michael to travel with me full time through 2018". Now, she aims to rebuild herself alongside Joyce. So the opportunity was a no-brainer. She also has strength and conditioning coach Gill Myburgh, physio Milly Mirkovic (longtime physio for the LTA) and mental coach Elena Sosa on her payroll.