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Sports PadMan movie review: A bittersweet tale of menstruation
Author: 0 PadMan movie review: A bittersweet tale of menstruation

In one of the best yet the most understated scenes of the film , he puts forward his writing genius through a freewheeling conversation between Sonam Kapoor's character and her father. The talented actress shows what women go through during their periods and how society perceives them. Radhika Apte's role is mostly one dimensional - as a distraught wife who can not fathom her husband's obsession with a "ladies problem".

Sports Cavs trade Isaiah Thomas to Lakers
Author: 0 Cavs trade Isaiah Thomas to Lakers

After three straight Finals appearances and a title in 2016, the Cavs are now third in the East. This deal also has the potential to free up even more salary cap space for the Lakers this upcoming offseason as both Thomas ($6.9 million) and Fyre ($7.4 million) are on the final year of their respective deals.

Sports West Brom striker Rodriguez denies racially abusing Brighton defender Bong
Author: 0 West Brom striker Rodriguez denies racially abusing Brighton defender Bong

Cameroon global Bong made a complaint against Rodriguez after the forward appeared to squeeze his nose and waft a hand at the defender during Albion's 2-0 Premier League win on January 13. Pardew said at the time: "I know Jay well, and I'll be surprised if it is anything". Rodriguez, though, has denied this and is understood to be upset by the accusation.

Sports Four-star Maryland OT Rasheed Walker is headed to Penn State
Author: 0 Four-star Maryland OT Rasheed Walker is headed to Penn State

Penn State was able to keep the Terrapins at bay for most of the second half, and did a good job limiting Maryland's three-point opportunities and forcing the visitors to take contested shots late in the shot clock. "We've got some other guys that I'm not allowed to talk about that we're really excited about coming in, as well and it's going to be an open competition", Franklin said.

Author: 0 White House 'Optimistic' Of Spending Deal To Avert Government Shutdown

The deal, which would have to win approval from the House and President, would extend for a total of at least 10 years funding for the popular Children's Health Insurance Program. The release said the non-defense spending in the bill is higher than the administration believes is necessary, and added that Congress should enact hundreds of billions of dollars in additional spending cuts proposed by the administration without delay.

Sports Giroud completes move to Chelsea
Author: 0 Giroud completes move to Chelsea

The forward was also left out of the squad for their next game at Hertha Berlin because club officials felt he was not focused enough, but he played 90 minutes in Sunday's 2-2 draw with Freiburg. "But the first reason is the sporting challenge". Aubameyang posted a message on Instagram apologising for the acrimonious circumstances surrounding his departure, but describing himself as a "crazy kid".

Sports Marcus Smart to possibly either Nuggets or Cavs
Author: 0 Marcus Smart to possibly either Nuggets or Cavs

According to reports , Boston has engaged with other multiple teams in trade discussions. Boston is seeking a first-round pick in exchange for fourth-year guard Marcus Smart in the hopes of flipping that pick for either Clippers sixth-man extraordinaire Lou Williams or Grizzlies guard Tyreke Evans , according to Marc Stein of The New York Times .

Sports 2nd Test: Sri Lanka Bounce Back As Bowlers Dominate Opening Day
Author: 0 2nd Test: Sri Lanka Bounce Back As Bowlers Dominate Opening Day

Sri Lanka were in trouble at 105 for four at the interval after captain Dinesh Chandimal elected to bat in the final Test of the series at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium. It wasn't stopping or keeping low. Liton and Mehidy Hasan Miraz ensured Bangladesh did not lose anymore wickets as they amassed an unbeaten 11-run partnership before stumps was called.

Sports Minnesota Vikings to hire DeFilippo as new offensive coordinator
Author: 0 Minnesota Vikings to hire DeFilippo as new offensive coordinator

Without another offensive coordinator position available, DeFilippo returned to his old position coaching quarterbacks, this time as a member of Doug Pederson 's rookie coaching staff. "Anytime we're making major decisions, we have a systematic approach that I feel is very thorough to get through so that you can make the best decisions possible and this will be no different, whoever comes in".

Sports Duke Blue Devils vs. North Carolina Tar Heels Odds, Analysis, Betting Pick
Author: 0 Duke Blue Devils vs. North Carolina Tar Heels Odds, Analysis, Betting Pick

North Carolina may not be an elite team, but it's definitely an intriguing-and dangerous-one. In 14 of them (41 percent), one of the two schools played in the championship game. Point spread: The Tar Heels opened as 1.5-point favorites; the total is at 165.5, according to sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark. The first Duke-North Carolina matchup of this season in this storied rivalry takes place at the Smith Center.

Sports Grizzlies not discussing trades for Marc Gasol
Author: 0 Grizzlies not discussing trades for Marc Gasol

Evans is averaging 19.5 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists this season. Boston, Denver and Washington reportedly made offers to Memphis for Evans, but didn't include a first round pick that the Grizzlies requested. The Grizzlies could use their mid-level exception to sign him this summer at a little more than $8 million per year, but that would require cooperation from Evans and his agent.

Sports Philadelphia Eagles' Frank Reich emerges as Colts head coaching candidate
Author: 0 Philadelphia Eagles' Frank Reich emerges as Colts head coaching candidate

The team wants to interview Eagles quarterbacks coach John DeFilippo , according to a league source , but as ESPN's Adam Schefter reported on Tuesday, the Vikings have to wait until February 14 to do so. As Sports Illustrated's Peter King noted , McDaniels is likely to be considered a villain in IN for some time, and many coaches will likely look down upon him for his decision.

Sports North Korean cheerleaders arrive for Winter Olympics
Author: 0 North Korean cheerleaders arrive for Winter Olympics

The North Korean side has notified that Kim Yong-nam will lead a delegation of three athletes who will be accompanied by 18 more people. The outlet cites officials and "experts" suggesting that Kim will bring a personal message from her brother to South Korean President Moon Jae-in, whose leftist, conciliatory policies have made North Korea's presence at this event possible.

Sports 'Tired Of People Twisting My Words': Gisele Bundchen Defends Super Bowl Comments
Author: 0 'Tired Of People Twisting My Words': Gisele Bundchen Defends Super Bowl Comments

Bundchen , according to USAToday , soothed them by possibly implying that their infallible father merely let the Eagles win. "Exhausted of people twisting my words to create drama that doesn't exist!" Brady's ex-girlfriend, actress Bridget Moynahan , also created a controversy during Super Bowl LII as she rooted for the Eagles and quarterback Nick Foles [VIDEO ].

Sports NBA Trade Deadline: Chicago Bulls trade Jameer Nelson to the Pistons
Author: 0 NBA Trade Deadline: Chicago Bulls trade Jameer Nelson to the Pistons

Jameer Nelson was acquired in the Nikola Mirotic trade that happened last week. He hasn't played since. He was acquired by the Pistons from the Los Angeles Clippers as part of the Blake Griffin deal on January 29. Through two National Basketball Association seasons, Reed has averaged 4.9 points, 3.8 rebounds, and 0.7 blocks per game with a.600 true shooting percentage.

Sports Philippe Coutinho scores first Barcelona goal
Author: 0 Philippe Coutinho scores first Barcelona goal

I had been searching for this goal in my first few matches. "I finally got it today and it helped the team advance to the final". Gabriel Paulista lost the ball to Suarez who ran clear to find Rakitic on the edge of the area and the midfielder made no mistake in firing past Jaume to seal Barca's place in the final.

Sports Roger Federer announced that he will play in Rotterdam
Author: 0 Roger Federer announced that he will play in Rotterdam

If fully fit, Nadal would be favourite to win an 11th French Open title at Roland Garros and advance to 17 on the all-time list. Nadal was forced to retire in the fifth set of his quarter-final against Marin Cilic in Melbourne, only the second time in 264 Grand Slam matches that he had done so.

Sports Lawsuit Alleges Georgia Tech Coach Josh Pastner Sexually Assaulted, Threatened Woman
Author: 0 Lawsuit Alleges Georgia Tech Coach Josh Pastner Sexually Assaulted, Threatened Woman

Pastner's lawsuit stemmed from a cbssports.com story from last November- Ron Bell told CBS sports he gave two Georgia Tech players some added benefits that violated NCAA rules and that Pastner knew about it. "There was no sexual assault, " he said via Twitter ". Bell, thinking the meeting was over, allegedly went into the bathroom to shower, leaving Pastner alone in the room with Pendley, who was sitting at the edge of the bed.

Author: 0 Don't know what I'do on the field without intensity: Virat Kohli

Kohli, with 318 runs in this series so far, now also has the most runs for a visiting batsman in a bilateral ODI series against South Africa in South Africa . Virat Kohli has indeed emerged as the best modern-day batsman and we have said this about a million times now. Continuing his glorious run in the tour, Kohli, who had slammed 112 and 46 not out in the first two ODIs, shouldered the Indian innings single-handedly.

Sports The Chelsea Player Who's Been Giving Tips To Watford's Budding Brazilian Richarlison
Author: 0 The Chelsea Player Who's Been Giving Tips To Watford's Budding Brazilian Richarlison

Eden Hazard equalised eight minutes from time , but late goals from Daryl Janmaat, Gerard Deulofeu and Roberto Pereyra condemned Chelsea to back-to-back three-goal defeats for the first time since 1995. "We have a tough month coming up and we need to pick up points, the Champions League [last-16 tie with Barcelona] is coming soon and we have to continue to work".

Sports 49ers QB Jimmy Garoppolo's top 10 plays of 2017
Author: 0 49ers QB Jimmy Garoppolo's top 10 plays of 2017

San Francisco won all five games Garoppolo started after beginning the season 1-10. But if Garropolo doesn't become a superstar in San Francisco , the 49ers are going to withstand a lot of hits from the media and fans. This now makes Derek Carr the 3rd highest paid QB, behind Garoppolo and Matthew Stafford Stay with ABC30 for more on this developing story. While we don't yet know how Garoppolo's contract breaks down, the Niners have well over $100 million in salary-cap space.

Sports US Olympic Men's Ice Hockey Team: 5 Fast Facts to Know
Author: 0 US Olympic Men's Ice Hockey Team: 5 Fast Facts to Know

When the two teams met in the gold-medal game, the USA had a 2-0 lead late in the third period. With that, she will be leaning on returning veterans like Marie-Philip Poulin, Meghan Agosta and Rebecca Johnston. "We have to transform ourselves to give ourselves a better chance at winning", said Stauber, who graduated from Duluth Denfeld in 1986 before backstopping the Minnesota Gophers from 1986-89.

Sports Have The Cleveland Cavaliers Reached Rock Bottom?
Author: 0 Have The Cleveland Cavaliers Reached Rock Bottom?

LeBron James was clearly dejected following the loss, noting he was at a "loss for words" and that the Cavs should be taken off of national television for the rest of the season. With the Rockets up 35 in the third quarter, the Cavs didn't even bother to huddle during a timeout. But the Rockets still managed to extend the lead to 28 points, 97-69.

Sports Arsenal legend urges Gunners to 'play to Aubameyang's strengths'
Author: 0 Arsenal legend urges Gunners to 'play to Aubameyang's strengths'

Asked whether he is anxious about Watzke's accusations over Aubameyang's character, the Arsenal boss said in a press conference: " I don't think so . "We want them focusing on how we want to play the game, tactically and technically". And Wenger indicated he will have no doubts about selecting Aubameyang and Mkhitaryan from the start against Tottenham in Saturday's north London derby.

Sports Bryan Fuller Exits Apple's 'Amazing Stories' Reboot
Author: 0 Bryan Fuller Exits Apple's 'Amazing Stories' Reboot

Fuller devoted his attention to Amazing Stories after departing American Gods as the co-showrunner. Fuller is said to have wanted "a Black Mirror-type show" while Apple wanted "more family friendly fare". Apple and producers are reportedly now searching for their replacements. In the meantime, Amazing Stories will continue on, gearing up to take its viewers through "worlds of wonder through the lens of today's most imaginative filmmakers, directors and writers".

Sports Dana White: Floyd Mayweather should 'reciprocate,' fight Conor McGregor in UFC
Author: 0 Dana White: Floyd Mayweather should 'reciprocate,' fight Conor McGregor in UFC

Well, strap yourself in because 2018 could see another whole round of that, as Floyd Mayweather appears to want to have another crack at the Irish athlete. Mayweather came out of retirement to face McGregor and immediately retired again after their bout. Fans on both sides seemed pretty excited at the prospect of Mayweather stepping into the octagon to fight the Notorious.

Sports John's Tops Villanova, First Win Over No. 1 Team Since 1985
Author: 0 John's Tops Villanova, First Win Over No. 1 Team Since 1985

The Wildcats' Collin Gillespie nailed a triple with 25 seconds remaining to cut the St. John's lead to 74-73, but Ponds and Marvin Clark iced the game with five free throws afterward. Ponds is one of the best 1-on-1 players in the country. In a season where the Wildcats have routinely roughed up the Big East, St. John's only lost 78-71 and stayed tight until the final 2 minutes.