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Sport Catalan business lobby says anxious by any declaration of independence
Author: 0 Catalan business lobby says anxious by any declaration of independence

At least 92 people were confirmed injured out of a total of 844 who needed medical attention, Catalan authorities said, as police cracked down on a vote Spain's central government branded a "farce". Spanish Civil Guard officers break through a door at a polling station. The AUGC also filed a complaint in connection with the eviction of 200 officers from the Hotel Vila in the Calella district of Barcelona .

Author: 0 Police confident no one else in shooter's room before Las Vegas attack

The deadly shooting may not have been the first Paddock had planned - a week earlier, he'd used Airbnb to rent a room at the Ogden hotel, a tower that overlooked the carpark housing the Life is attractive music festival, attended by 45,000 concert-goers and headlined by the band Muse.

Sport Major League Baseball 2017 playoff preview and predictions
Author: 0 Major League Baseball 2017 playoff preview and predictions

Whether its injuries or bad match ups, they just can't seem to get the elusive title the press and their fans seem to feel them destined for; and like the Caps, the window may be closing. Houston acquired veterans Carlos Beltran, Brian McCann, and Josh Reddick this past offseason to go along with their inexperienced nucleus. The Red Sox boasted the fourth-best team earned run average at 3.70, riding Cy Young candidates Chris Sale and Drew Pomeranz to the playoffs.

Sport Tommy Fleetwood shoots record 63 on Carnoustie's Championship course
Author: 0 Tommy Fleetwood shoots record 63 on Carnoustie's Championship course

It leaves the leading pair eight shots clear of Fox, whose third round is at the Kingsbarns Golf Links. They share seventh place on the teams leaderboard, on 18-under. On Thursday the two-time Ryder Cup victor would have finished two under for the day, had he not been handed a two-shot penalty on the final hole at the St Andrew's Old Course.

Sport Vegas Golden Knights honor shooting victims at first game ever
Author: 0 Vegas Golden Knights honor shooting victims at first game ever

Dallas does have depth up top as well and have a blue line that is serviceable and now with Bishop in between the pipes I think they have a great shot at making a run in the Western Conference, though they will certainly have some company. Then the Knights went out and played for Las Vegas, as James Neal scored twice to rally the Knights from a 1-0 third-period deficit for a 2-1 victory.

Sport Tony Ferguson Chokes Kevin Lee To Become Interim Lightweight Champion
Author: 0 Tony Ferguson Chokes Kevin Lee To Become Interim Lightweight Champion

Ferguson continues to work that jab. It took "El Cucuy" 14 fights and 10 straight finishes to finally get that coveted golden strap wrapped around his waist. Blood trickled from the nose of Lee. As one of the UFC's most unsafe lightweights, "El Cucuy" has made his name over the years on the strength of his durability, versatile striking and crafty ground skills but recently, as his level of exposure grows, he has become known for his highly-unorthodox training methods and the ...

Sport Nebraska succumbs to Badgers' punishing ground attack in 38-17 loss
Author: 0 Nebraska succumbs to Badgers' punishing ground attack in 38-17 loss

Nebraska's Aaron Williams returned an interception for a touchdown early in the third quarter to tie the game at 17, but the Badgers went to the ground to put away the Huskers. Yet again the Huskers couldn't punch it in, and Drew Brown shanked a 33-yard field goal to leave the score at 10-0 with 9:10 left in the half. They finished with an average of 7.2 yards per rush.

Sport Five questions heading into Alabama vs. Texas A&M
Author: 0 Five questions heading into Alabama vs. Texas A&M

Key Stat: Hentges has two touchdowns on two receptions this season. Now, the top-ranked Crimson Tide visits Kyle Field as almost four-touchdown favorites, trying to maintain that hot streak without letting those utterly one-sided games lead to overconfidence or complacency.

Sport NASCAR moves up start of Bank of America 500
Author: 0 NASCAR moves up start of Bank of America 500

The Oct. 15 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Talladega Superspeedway is all but certain to have a profound effect on the Playoff. "I'm avoiding it until somebody can go up there and shows me there is a lap up there", said Earnhardt.

Sport Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante injured on worldwide duty with France
Author: 0 Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante injured on worldwide duty with France

Kante will be assessed by the France medical staff ahead of Tuesday's game against Belarus and Chelsea supporters will certainly hope that the 26-year-old's injury isn't a serious problem. Kante has played every minute of Chelsea's Premier League campaign so far this season and was the standout performer as they won the title in the previous campaign.

Sport Western Michigan TE's sister celebrates TD on field, ejected
Author: 0 Western Michigan TE's sister celebrates TD on field, ejected

The game in Buffalo was tied at 31 going into the first overtime and 38 going into double overtime. From there, Western Michigan got the ball and orchestrated a four-play drive that ended with senior running back Jarvion Franklin finding the end zone.

Sport Defense scores three times as Carolina blows by Arkansas 48-22
Author: 0 Defense scores three times as Carolina blows by Arkansas 48-22

After driving down the field, Parker White's first field goal attempt from 46 yards out would be missed giving Arkansas the ball. Arkansas is now 0-3 against Power Five teams. White added a 29-yard field to start the second half to give the Gamecocks a 20-10 lead. A strip sack by Dante Sawyer would allow TJ Brunson to scoop the loose ball and return it 73 yards for a touchdown making it 34-10.

Sport Maryland vs. Ohio State Buckeyes football
Author: 0 Maryland vs. Ohio State Buckeyes football

With Ohio State running back Mike Weber now fully healthy after a hamstring injury that has dogged him most of the season, Meyer has a pleasant conundrum: How should he divide carries between Weber, a 1,000-yard rusher last season, and dynamic true freshman J.K.

Sport Chancellor: Ole Miss will take landshark as on-field mascot
Author: 0 Chancellor: Ole Miss will take landshark as on-field mascot

Vitter said the goal is to unveil the new mascot by the 2018 season. Athletics Director Ross Bjork says the former mascot, launched in 2010 after a poll of students and others, will disappear immediately. Ole Miss sure loves to give us the old switcharoo when it comes to mascots. Some backers still demand the return of Colonel Reb. Landshark finished second in that election.

Sport Peyton Manning Statue Unveiled Outside of Colts' Lucas Oil Stadium
Author: 0 Peyton Manning Statue Unveiled Outside of Colts' Lucas Oil Stadium

The Indianapolis Colts unveiled a statue of Peyton Manning outside of Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis , Indiana on Saturday to commemorate Manning's legacy as a Colt . "Your generosity putting this tribute together is nothing short of mind boggling". In addition to the statue, Manning's No. 18 jersey will be retired and he will be the 14th member inducted into the Ring of Honor, joining Dungy and Polian.

Sport Miami Scores Touchdown with Six Seconds Remaining To Beat Florida State
Author: 0 Miami Scores Touchdown with Six Seconds Remaining To Beat Florida State

Tate caught a 20-yard touchdown from Blackman to regain the lead, 20-17, with 1:24 left. Richards snagged a 32-yard third-down catch and delivered a devastating block on FSU defensive back A.J. FSU's defense held Miami to 57 yards of offense and four first downs in the first half. Miami needed only six plays to drive 75 yards and quickly answer.

Sport Missed extra point haunts Gators in 17-16 loss to LSU
Author: 0 Missed extra point haunts Gators in 17-16 loss to LSU

However, Twitter user Cody Worsham caught a larger chunk of the song from the stadium and it is wonderful. Forster Moreau 21-yard reception from Etling on third-and-6 keeps the drive alive at the UF 39. The loss last week that snapped a non-conference home winning streak at 49 games had many fans questioning the effort of the players. Following a three-and-out by LSU , UF used a nine-play drive to march 76 yards.

Sport Phoenix Suns legend, Hall of Famer Connie Hawkins dies at age 75
Author: 0 Phoenix Suns legend, Hall of Famer Connie Hawkins dies at age 75

His biography, Foul! The Connie Hawkins Story, captures his life from childhood through his ultimate triumph in proving his innocence in order to play in the National Basketball Association. People still to this day ask me if I was bitter about that, and I still tell them the same thing. "Once I became an National Basketball Association player, I never looked back".

Author: 0 South Africa gallant but still defeated by New Zealand

The All Blacks , who had already secured the title going into the match, beat the Springboks by a record 57-0 last month. The lead changed hands several times before a brilliant Damian McKenzie try on 69 minutes helped the All Blacks build an eight-point advantage.

Sport South Africa declare on 573 for four
Author: 0 South Africa declare on 573 for four

Only Liton Das - who made 70 from 77 deliveries - showed any real resistance for the tourists, who lost the opening match of the series by 333 runs. Du Plessis went on to register his seventh Test hundred, making it only the fourth instance of a team notching up four or more centuries in an innings against Bangladesh .

Sport Winx demolishes rivals as she brings up 21 straight
Author: 0 Winx demolishes rivals as she brings up 21 straight

An emotional Waller said: "What a great horse, she's very special". Winx is unsurprisingly now a very firm favourite to take home a third straight Cox Plate later this month and has cemented her place in the heart of racing fans everywhere.

Sport Starting Wake Forest QB has injured shoulder
Author: 0 Starting Wake Forest QB has injured shoulder

Kendall Hinton will get the start for the Demon Deacons. UP NEXT: The Tigers travel to Syracuse for a Friday night (7 p.m., ESPN) game against the Orange. Clemson: The Tigers' offense has been tailored to Bryant's penchant to run and its strong quartet of running backs. The Tigers, though, managed only 134 yards the rest of the half.

Sport Bower, Bruce Sink Yankees in ALDS Game One
Author: 0 Bower, Bruce Sink Yankees in ALDS Game One

A team doesn't win 102 games without solid pitching. The MVP candidate struck out four times, but Girardi isn't anxious about the right fielder, who slumped miserably after the All-Star break before a strong finish. With that said, how do the Yankees prepare to pitch against a hitter like Ramirez? "That type of strike zone helped him out". That's how I think about it.

Sport Iowa State QB Jacob Park not with team in Oklahoma
Author: 0 Iowa State QB Jacob Park not with team in Oklahoma

With their starting QB taking a leave of absence, the Iowa State Cyclones marched into Norman, Oklahoma and upset the No. 3 Oklahoma Sooners in a stunner. The defenses when Kansas State plays at Texas. Get the app and get the game. With four seconds left, Garrett Owens made a 32-yard field goal to bring the score to 24-13, Oklahoma at halftime.