Sports

Sports 'Freeze for a reason' Annual Polar Plunge raising funds for Special Olympics
Author: 0 'Freeze for a reason' Annual Polar Plunge raising funds for Special Olympics

WXYZ's very own Ann Marie LaFlamme bravely took the plunge for a good cause. And for more information about Special Olympics Louisiana, visit their Facebook page . "The energy that everyone at Catholic brings to the table is unmatchable!" The event was coordinated by Special Olympics Arkansas and the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics.

Sports CVS Health Corp (CVS) Shares Sold by MUFG Americas Holdings Corp
Author: 0 CVS Health Corp (CVS) Shares Sold by MUFG Americas Holdings Corp

Garland Capital Management Inc. raised its position in CVS Health by 4.8% during the 4th quarter. For the first quarter, CVS now anticipates operating profit growth between 0.5 percent and 4.5 percent. Shares for $18.88M were sold by Denton David M. Omers Administration Corp, which manages about $8.76B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Cigna Corporation (NYSE:CI) by 13,500 shares to 11,300 shares, valued at $2.11M in 2017Q3, according to the filing.

Sports He deserves all the credit - Guardiola salutes four-goal Aguero
Author: 0 He deserves all the credit - Guardiola salutes four-goal Aguero

Mahrez's sudden U-turn could see Puel provide him with the ideal platform with which to show City why they should maintain their interest when the transfer window reopens in the summer. City have played 39 games in all competitions so far this term as they had fought for silverware on four fronts, and some of their players have started to look a tad jaded in recent times.

Author: 0 Court rejects appeals by 47 Russians against Olympic bans

They have already been rigorously tested for doping, and there will be about 2,500 more tests at the Winter Olympics . But the Olympic body left open the door to Russian athletes with no history of doping to compete in Pyeongchang at its invitation.

Sports Champions League: Conte speaks on Morata, Giroud ahead of Barcelona clash
Author: 0 Champions League: Conte speaks on Morata, Giroud ahead of Barcelona clash

Chelsea face Hull City in the fifth round of the FA Cup and are in the last 16 of the Champions League , where they take on Spanish side Barcelona later this month. "I think that, maybe, you have to find a bit more balance". Blues director Marina Granovskaia is understood to hold huge admiration for Silva, who impressed immensely during early days at Watford .

Sports Fred Warmbier: North Korea 'not really participating' in Winter Olympics
Author: 0 Fred Warmbier: North Korea 'not really participating' in Winter Olympics

In Pyeongchang , her presence is a major story line for reporters and the buzz on the street, with some in South Korea curious and accepting, while others are skeptical, if not downright cynical. "It doesn't matter!" said Johnny Kim, 36, a hotel owner. Although Kim Jong Un's artillery has long kept South Korea's capital city of Seoul in their sights, it's clear that Kim's nuclear ambitions have been conducted throughout with the united States in their cross hairs.

Sports Ramos: PSG tie meant Real Madrid eased off
Author: 0 Ramos: PSG tie meant Real Madrid eased off

Meanwhile, Zidane said he believed the upcoming match against Real Sociedad was going to be tough, and that the Blancos needed to put on their best performance after the 2-2 draw against Levante in the previous round. Ronaldo however completed his hat-trick nine minutes from time converting from close range after Geronimo Rulli palmed Gareth Bale's shot into his path.

Sports High winds risk moving Olympic men's downhill into Monday
Author: 0 High winds risk moving Olympic men's downhill into Monday

There is no British interest in the men's downhill but it is the traditional "blue riband" event of the Winter Olympics. "The jury has chose to switch the official programme and has rescheduled the men's downhill for Thursday, February 15, and the men's super-G on Friday, February 16", FIS said, with the downhill set to start at 0200 GMT.

Sports Rajinikanth's 'Kaala' movie to release 27 April
Author: 0 Rajinikanth's 'Kaala' movie to release 27 April

Rajinikanth's Kaala , directed by Pa Ranjith, is produced by the superstar's son-in-law Dhanush, under his production banner Wunderbar Films. Luca is also producing Rajini's "2.0" which was suppose to release on 14 April but due to some extended delays, release date of that film is being pushed to a yet unknown date.

Sports Harry Kane Is Simply Super - Arsene Wenger Rejects Criticism of Arsenal Defenders
Author: 0 Harry Kane Is Simply Super - Arsene Wenger Rejects Criticism of Arsenal Defenders

Harry Kane delivers post-match instant reaction after Tottenham Hotspur won 1-0 against Arsenal . It was the Tottenham striker's seventh goal in seven league games against the club who rejected him as a youngster. Arsenal were reeling and had Petr Cech to thank for keeping them in the match after the Arsenal goalkeeper tipped Eriksen's free-kick over.

Sports U.S. government shutdown after Congress fails to vote
Author: 0 U.S. government shutdown after Congress fails to vote

Mr. Trump says, "Without more Republicans in Congress, we were forced to increase spending on things we do not like or want" to help the USA military. None of the added spending will be offset by budget savings elsewhere or revenue increases, relying instead on government borrowing. The US Office of Personnel Management sent a notice to millions of federal employees on Friday morning after Trump signed the measure, telling them to report to work.

Sports Monaco midfielder hints at summer move to Manchester United
Author: 0 Monaco midfielder hints at summer move to Manchester United

The Spaniard recently signed a one-year contract extension, ensuring he'll be around as Man United attempt to knock Manchester City off their pedestal. Providing an injury update on the rest of his squad, Benitez added: " [Jesus] Gamez is getting better but still we have to wait. The two men have enjoyed a frosty relationship and have repeatedly butted heads during careers which have taken both to Spain and Italy as well as the Premier League.

Sports Lewandowski offers his services to Real Madrid?
Author: 0 Lewandowski offers his services to Real Madrid?

The 29-year-old told German paper Bild : 'I hear this speculation every year. " PSG is more favoured, but I am sure that Real will show their best". Bale has struggled heavily with injuries in the last 12 months, whilst Benzema and Ronaldo's form on the pitch this season has been less than impressive, with the latter now said to be keen on a summer return to Premier League side Manchester United.

Sports Islam Slimani eyes permanent Newcastle United stay
Author: 0 Islam Slimani eyes permanent Newcastle United stay

Rafael Benitez says he does not miss the mind games as he prepares to lock horns with Jose Mourinho once again. "So he has been two days with the group and is improving". "We know where we are in the league, so all the players are focused, working hard and concentrating on this game". Mourinho , who has coughed up more money in fines than any other current Premier League manager, declared: "I'm committed to win the award this season of the best behaved manager on the touchline".

Sports Six Most Stylish 2018 Winter Olympics Uniforms
Author: 0 Six Most Stylish 2018 Winter Olympics Uniforms

The Koreas could potentially talk about a South Korean special envoy meeting Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang or even a summit between Moon and Kim. Their build-up to the Games was less than smooth - their only practice match resulted in a 3-1 defeat by Sweden and the language barrier also required coach Sarah Murray to have her commands translated from English into Korean and then into North Korean so those players could understand.

Sports Magic 'assured' Lakers will lure 2 elite stars
Author: 0 Magic 'assured' Lakers will lure 2 elite stars

If he wanted to leave, he'd have found a way to leave.And if he still does and the destination is L.A., there are worse scenarios for the Cavaliers than James going West to find out the Warriors are still his No. The Lakers are gambling that elite free agents will join them. If Randle isn't traded before the deadline later today, it could be a further indication that the Lakers are focusing on the 2019 free agency class, meaning they will not be going hard after the likes of James, ...

Sports Joe Johnson to sign with Rockets following buyout with Kings
Author: 0 Joe Johnson to sign with Rockets following buyout with Kings

Joe Johnson has committed to signing with the Houston Rockets after his contract buyout from the Sacramento Kings was completed Saturday, league sources told ESPN . Johnson played 32 games with the Jazz this season, averaging 7.3 points on awful shooting - just 42 percent from the field and 27 percent behind the arc.

Sports How to Stream the Olympics Online
Author: 0 How to Stream the Olympics Online

Whether you are in front of a TV, a computer, or a phone, you have multiple ways to watch the 2018 Winter Olympics . If previous years' trends continue, however, these games might see fewer viewers. Watch Winter Olympics Live On Roku , Apple TV , Amazon Fire TV, Etc. You can also watch simulstreams of the NBC network and cable broadcasts in case you aren't in front of a TV.

Sports Borussia Dortmund vs Hamburg 2-1
Author: 0 Borussia Dortmund vs Hamburg 2-1

Leon Goretzka, who is joining Bayern next season, inadvertently provided the assist with a wayward scissors kick. Here's how Twitter reacted to Batshuayi's third goal in Dortmund colours. U.S. winger Christian Pulisic threaded a pass through the Hamburg defence, which Batshuayi met at the far post for a tap in on 49 minutes. Mario Gotze chipped in a late second.

Sports Champions League: Zidane speaks on Ronaldo, PSG
Author: 0 Champions League: Zidane speaks on Ronaldo, PSG

The Los Blancos coach told the post-game news conference that the intensity and determination of the first half performance was just what he wanted when PSG visited the Bernabeu for Wednesday's UCL last-16 first leg. "Yesterday I was asked if we are anxious that he does not score - today he got three goals". "We need to do what we know we're capable of for 90 minutes.

Sports Puel without influential man vs City; attacker returns to training
Author: 0 Puel without influential man vs City; attacker returns to training

De Bruyne's stunning pass took the entire Leicester defence out of the game. A source has told ESPN FC that Mahrez remains determined to leave Leicester at the end of the season, with the player believing that he has been loyal to the club since helping them to their surprise Premier League title success in 2015-16.

Sports Larry Nassar moved to Federal Prison in Arizona
Author: 0 Larry Nassar moved to Federal Prison in Arizona

Senior officials at USA Gymnastics and Michigan State have been forced to resign in recent weeks. As of Friday morning, Nassar was being held at Milan Federal Correctional Institution. The Federal Bureau of Prisons' website says Nassar is now at a facility in Tuscon. Eaton County Judge Janice Cunningham sentenced him on February 5 to 40 to 125 years in prison on three sexual assault charges.

Sports Aguero hits four as Man City put five past Leicester
Author: 0 Aguero hits four as Man City put five past Leicester

Puel had said on Thursday that Mahrez would not play at the Etihad Stadium but named him on the bench and brought him on with almost half an hour to play, although it was to no avail as the Foxes were heavily beaten. The Belgium midfielder had said he felt exhausted after last weekend's draw with Burnley and Pep Guardiola responded by giving his first-team squad three days off.

Sports Red Gerard Wins First US Medal At Pyeongchang Winter Olympics
Author: 0 Red Gerard Wins First US Medal At Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

Joining them in the 12-man final are Sebastien Toutant, from Repentigny, Que., and North Bay, Ont.'s Tyler Nicholson. Kleveland will start in 11th, between Parrot and McMorris. The 17-year-old OH native, who has called Colorado home since age 7, overcame falls on his first two runs to jump to the top of the standings on his third and final run .

Sports Winter Olympics 2018: Korean women's ice hockey team lose historic opener
Author: 0 Winter Olympics 2018: Korean women's ice hockey team lose historic opener

Kim's special envoy, his sister Kim Yo Jong , delivered the verbal invitation during a lunch meeting with Moon at Seoul's Blue House, spokesman Kim Eui-kyeom said. Pence's tweeted day-after position: "The U.S. will not allow the propaganda charade by the North Korean regime to go unchallenged on the world stage".

Sports Las Vegas shooter had anti-anxiety medicine in system, autopsy says
Author: 0 Las Vegas shooter had anti-anxiety medicine in system, autopsy says

The autopsy showed the 1.8m Paddock was slightly overweight at 102kg, had high blood pressure and bad teeth. A Nevada judge ruled in favor of a widow of a Las Vegas police officer killed during 1 October who sought to block media reports about redacted autopsy records that were made public .

Sports Stoke City settle for point after Charlie Adam fails from spot
Author: 0 Stoke City settle for point after Charlie Adam fails from spot

This was surely a game Stoke should be winning if they are to navigate a route to safety, especially with matches coming up against Manchester City, Arsenal, Spurs. The Potters' best attempt at a response came nearly instantly when Moritz Bauer broke down the right from kickoff, although new signing Badou Ndiaye sent his first-time volley over the crossbar.