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Author: 0 Man Utd open talks with Barcelona over £53m defender deal

And, according to Catalan publication Sport , the Red Devils are already doing two huge things in order for a deal to be completed in the summer. However, while Jose Mourinho's interest is real, and the player has already spoken to his global teammates Paul Pogba and Anthony Martial about the move, the 24-year-old is using United's interest to get a new deal at Barcelona where he would prefer to stay and become the long term mainstay of the club's defence.

Sports Fox to air 'OJ Simpson: The Lost Confession?' special
Author: 0 Fox to air 'OJ Simpson: The Lost Confession?' special

Simpson was convicted of felonies including kidnapping, burglary and armed robbery in 2007, and jailed for up to 33 years. The never-before-seen 2006 video includes a one-on-one interview with Simpson which was conducted almost 10 years ago in preparation for the book, " If I Did It ", a "hypothetical" description of how Simpson's late ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend, Ron Goldman were murdered on June 12, 1994.

Sports Wife accuses Indian cricketer Mohammed Shami of extramarital affairs
Author: 0 Wife accuses Indian cricketer Mohammed Shami of extramarital affairs

Hasin Jahan, wife of ace Indian bowler Mohammed Shami claimed that the cricketer has been engaged in several illegal affairs. "This is a big conspiracy against us and there is an attempt to malign me and harm my game". She said that in a bid to make the marriage work she did everything in her power but the abuse got over the line and only then she made a decision to come out in public.

Sports China says it's ready for trade war as Trump tariffs loom
Author: 0 China says it's ready for trade war as Trump tariffs loom

If renegotiations are completed, "there won't be any tariffs" on the two US neighbours, Trump said. Protectionism has been one of Trump's campaign promises and the imposition of these new tariffs may open a possible trade war with other countries and organisations.

Sports Masters-bound Sharma shoots 73 in 1st round at Indian Open
Author: 0 Masters-bound Sharma shoots 73 in 1st round at Indian Open

NEW DELHI (AP) - Pablo Larrazabal awoke with a start, just 38 minutes before his tee-off time in the first round of the Indian Open. In scenes reminiscent of Rory McIlroy's close-shave to make the tee time for his singles match at the 2012 Ryder Cup , an incorrect time zone on his phone meant Larrazabal's alarm did not go off.

Sports Indian cricketer dropped following attempted murder charges
Author: 0 Indian cricketer dropped following attempted murder charges

Later Jahan went on to reveal that she was raped by Shami's brother, Hasib Ahmad previous year. The FIR has been registered against Shami and his four other family members in Kolkata's Jadavpur police station under several Indian Penal Code (IPC) sections, including section 498A, which amounts to cruelty to a woman by her husband or his relatives.

Sports Jaylen Brown is doing 'OK' after frightening fall in Celtics-Timberwolves game
Author: 0 Jaylen Brown is doing 'OK' after frightening fall in Celtics-Timberwolves game

Brown was stiff immediately after he hit the ground. After a couple of minutes, Brown sat up and then walked to the locker room under his own power as fans gave him a standing ovation. They have three more losses than the Raptors. Irving sat out the Celtics' last game to manage the knee issue, and he's done so on a couple of occasions this season.

Sports Titans release DeMarco Murray after 2 seasons
Author: 0 Titans release DeMarco Murray after 2 seasons

It wasn't long ago that Murray was one of the top backs in the NFL. Murray had just 659 rushing yards in 15 games before an injury ended his season. Finding anything close to that level of production through all four quarters will be imperative for Henry and the Titans running game next season.

Sports Canada unveils new $10 bill featuring female civil-rights pioneer Viola Desmond
Author: 0 Canada unveils new $10 bill featuring female civil-rights pioneer Viola Desmond

MacDonald. Following remarks by Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz and Finance Minister Bill Morneau, her surviving sister Wanda Robson stole the show. The incident happened almost a decade before Rosa Parks famously refused to give up her seat on a segregated bus in Alabama. "Her legal challenge galvanized the black community in Halifax's north end and paved the way for a broader understanding of the importance of human rights across our country".

Sports Xavier, St. John's Have Postgame Scuffle
Author: 0 Xavier, St. John's Have Postgame Scuffle

After a strong finish to the season in which he drew national buzz, the 6-foot-1 Brooklyn native could test the NBA draft waters, as his father, Shawn, told The Post on February 20 was a likely scenario. With Ponds having an off game, this team just isn't the same. Two NBA scouts recently told The Post it would be in Ponds' best interests to return to school, to increase his 42 percent shooting, get stronger, improve his decision-making and further develop his playmaking abilities as a ...

Sports SC holds off Ole Miss, faces Arkansas next
Author: 0 SC holds off Ole Miss, faces Arkansas next

Louis. The Razorbacks will be without forward Dustin Thomas, who was dismissed from the team Monday. SC will play Arkansas (21-10) in the second round Thursday night. The payout should Ole Miss actually pull off the unfathomable feat? Frank Booker also scored 21 points for SC, and Justin Minaya had 16. South Carolina's Maik Kotsar led all scorers with 13 first-half points but came off the floor late in the half after taking a shot to the face.

Sports With Tom Brady's Support, Granite Donates $6.5 Million More to Cancer Research
Author: 0 With Tom Brady's Support, Granite Donates $6.5 Million More to Cancer Research

Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots reacts after a touchdown in the fourth quarter during the AFC Championship Game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Gillette Stadium on January 21, 2018 in Foxborough, Massachusetts. Meanwhile, we'll be seeing more of Brady soon. Baker has taken part in the event for the last four years, and Granite Telecommunications CEO Rob Hale credited the governor with putting the fundraiser "on the map".

Sports Everton legend Ratcliffe: Brighton clash could decide Allardyce future
Author: 0 Everton legend Ratcliffe: Brighton clash could decide Allardyce future

However, Everton have only won two of their last 12 games in all competitions, and the club's form has resulted in calls for another change to be made in the dugout. Tosun is aiming to find the target once more against 10th-placed Brighton at Goodison Park, where Everton have collected 20 points in their last nine matches.

Sports Pitt fires Kevin Stallings
Author: 0 Pitt fires Kevin Stallings

Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports was first to report the news . Stallings was given a six-year contract when he was hired and is owed a $9.4 million buyout. During his brief tenure with the Panthers, the former Vanderbilt coach derailed a once-proud basketball program and turned it into a national laughingstock.

Sports Chelsea players think Antonio Conte is deliberately trying to get himself sacked
Author: 0 Chelsea players think Antonio Conte is deliberately trying to get himself sacked

Alvaro Morata is put at the centre of it, with it being insinuated Antonio Conte is using the striker incorrectly on objective, nearly daring the club to sack him. Conte's whinging over spending, about having no money to compete with Manchester City and his consistent negative attitude in public has become "wearing" for the club's top brass.

Sports DL Wilkerson to visit Packers on Wednesday
Author: 0 DL Wilkerson to visit Packers on Wednesday

The Jets made it official Monday when they filed the paperwork to release defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson . Still, Wilkerson will likely see the Packers as an intriguing landing spot because of the presence of coach Mike Pettine. So I think as my mentor and predecessor would say, you have to be very cautious as you enter that. Gutekunst has vowed to be more "aggressive" than former general manager Ted Thompson, who was more inclined to re-sign his own players than court outside free ...

Sports New faces named in Ireland squad
Author: 0 New faces named in Ireland squad

I've played for Northern Ireland 60-odd times, captained them a number of times during their most successful period. "I think that Michael has admitted this.I have not even taken a player at senior level". To actually talk about religion and bring religion into it... "I'm doing the interview now, at this minute but Michael is the person that you will have to question and I'm sure that you will".

Sports NBA Roster Rumors: Corey Brewer Reportedly Joining The Oklahoma City Thunder
Author: 0 NBA Roster Rumors: Corey Brewer Reportedly Joining The Oklahoma City Thunder

The move will reunite Brewer, who starred on UF's NCAA championship teams of 2006 and '07, with the Thunder coach Billy Donovan (who coached those UF teams). Several teams are interested in Brewer, including the Cleveland Cavaliers, Washington Wizards, Portland Trail Blazers and Milwaukee Bucks, according to Sam Amick of USA Today.

Sports Royals Working Toward Short-Term Deal With Mike Moustakas
Author: 0 Royals Working Toward Short-Term Deal With Mike Moustakas

Moustakas would make $200,000 each for 225, 250, 275, 300, 325 and 350 plate appearances, and $250,000 apiece for 375, 400, 425 and 450. The deal is so cheap that I kept waiting for Passan to say he had made a typo and that Moustakas was getting $15.

Sports Stephen Curry exits with tweaked ankle vs. Spurs, will not return
Author: 0 Stephen Curry exits with tweaked ankle vs. Spurs, will not return

The injury happened as Curry came down after layup attempt. The Warriors are already shorthanded against San Antonio. Curry has been dealing with issues on the same ankle throughout the season. Unfortunately for the Warriors and Curry, this is the same ankle that was surgically repaired in 2011 and has bothered him for most of his career dating back to his college days.

Sports Le'Veon Bell Addresses Contract Situation In Instagram Video
Author: 0 Le'Veon Bell Addresses Contract Situation In Instagram Video

I'm not going to [ training ] camp. I'm not doing nothing else extra, OTAs, none of that. If that's the case, you might want to stay off this site for a while as I'm nearly positive there will be several more posts dedicated to him and his contract situation for probably most of the offseason.

Author: 0 MRI reveals no damage, Anthony Davis day-to-day with ankle sprain

Last season, despite scoring 29.1 points, while averaging career numbers in rebounds (8.1), and assists (11.2), Harden lost the award to Oklahoma City Star Russell Westbrook , who became just the second player in National Basketball Association history to average a triple-double for an entire season.

Sports Indian Wells Masters: Maria Sharapova upset by Naomi Osaka in first round
Author: 0 Indian Wells Masters: Maria Sharapova upset by Naomi Osaka in first round

But at 5-5, the pressure appeared to get to the former world number one as she double-faulted to hand the initiative to Osaka. Sharapova won the title in 2006 and 2013, but her bid for a third came to an end at the first hurdle. The biggest thing (in the pros) is about being tougher mentally. " It's obviously frustrating to lose these types of matches that you get ready for and you want to win , but it's part of the process, I realise that".

Sports Vettel sets 'meaningless' Barcelona lap record
Author: 0 Vettel sets 'meaningless' Barcelona lap record

The German focused on performance level tests, evaluation set-ups, tyres and low fuel loads for qualifying and quick laps. It is hard to read into headline times at pre-season testing given there are too many unknown variables, such as fuel loads, however the more laps teams can do, the better they can understand their new cars ahead of the new season.

Sports Lopez helps Lakers hold off Magic in wild ending
Author: 0 Lopez helps Lakers hold off Magic in wild ending

They gave them the game..." Meanwhile, the Denver Nuggets were in great form when they won seven of eight but they've cooled off recently with just two wins in their last six outings and they will now be aiming to avoid a third straight defeat after falling to the Cavaliers in a 113-108 home loss on Wednesday.

Sports PSG Has Five-Man Shortlist of Managers to Replace Unai Emery
Author: 0 PSG Has Five-Man Shortlist of Managers to Replace Unai Emery

Luis Enrique , the former Barcelona boss, Manchester City's Pep Guardiola , Chelsea's Antonio Conte , and Carlo Ancelotti , the ex-PSG coach who is now out of work, make up the rest of the shortlist. The FIGC are keen to have him return as Italy CT, but this morning's L'Équipe reports that PSG have also made some tentative approaches. Conte is the favourite to replace Emery, who L'Equipe report will definitely leave in the summer.

Sports James outduels Jokic as Cavaliers top Nuggets
Author: 0 James outduels Jokic as Cavaliers top Nuggets

He recently won All Star MVP and has posted league MVP-standard stats of 27.0 points, 9.0 assists and 8.4 rebounds per game this season. James' total of 43,646 minutes played in the regular season ranks 22nd all-time and is 240, or fewer than seven games, shy of No.

Sports Professional Job From Juventus To End Tottenham Hotspur's Champions League Hopes
Author: 0 Professional Job From Juventus To End Tottenham Hotspur's Champions League Hopes

It's a bad feeling when you play better than them and you lose. Tottenham had a chance to tie the score in the 90th, but Harry Kane's header off a Ben Davies cross hit the post. Tottenham were anxious and Juventus went for the kill three minutes later. Last season, they won just one game at Wembley in their Champions League group and crashed out of the Europa League at the first hurdle after dropping into the competition.