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Sport Russian tower block collapses after 'gas' explosion in Izhevsk, western Urals
Author: 0 Russian tower block collapses after 'gas' explosion in Izhevsk, western Urals

Officials said more people are believed to remain under the debris. Authorities have said that a gas explosion is the most likely cause of the collapse. A witness described the scene, saying there "was the sound of such a loud blast that even the building shook", ENCA reported . Gas explosions are not uncommon in Russia, The Independent noted, where the combination of Soviet housing stock and poor maintenance often had devastating effects.

Sport Marseille's Evra banned from European competition, leaving club
Author: 0 Marseille's Evra banned from European competition, leaving club

UEFA charged Evra under article 15 of their disciplinary regulations, which deals with the misconduct of players, banning him from their club competitions until June. "This incident also highlights the unacceptable attitude of a small number of people who uttered insults and verbal threats of a rare violence towards th player and his family, and then invaded the ground.

Sport Arsenal legend sends blunt message to Mesut Ozil, Alexis Sanchez
Author: 0 Arsenal legend sends blunt message to Mesut Ozil, Alexis Sanchez

It is highly anticipated that Manchester City haven't given up on their pursuit of Sanchez and will approach him in the January transfer Window. As per the provided Daily Star link, Jose Mourinho is keen on re-uniting with the 29-year-old playmaker and wants his signing done in the winter window.

Sport Aly Raisman: I Was Abused By Former USA Team Doctor
Author: 0 Aly Raisman: I Was Abused By Former USA Team Doctor

The Massachusetts native spoke out about the alleged abuse in an interview with " 60 Minutes " set to air Sunday. Raisman , who competed on the 2012 and 2016 Olympic teams and is the nation's second most decorated female Olympic gymnast according to Time, is pushing for change at USA Gymnastics, which governs the sport and oversees the selection of world and Olympic teams.

Sport Adidas releases official ball of 2018 FIFA World Cup
Author: 0 Adidas releases official ball of 2018 FIFA World Cup

A similar design, the Telstar Durlast, was used in Germany four years later and it retains an iconic status among football fans. First introduced at the European Championship in 1968, the Telstar celebrates its 50th birthday next summer and will return for the first time in the World Cup since 1974.

Sport England's Jake Ball injures ankle in warm-up match
Author: 0 England's Jake Ball injures ankle in warm-up match

Anderson holds the record of most wickets for England in both one-day worldwide (ODI) and Test cricket. "My experience as a senior player is to bring experience to the group". Meanwhile, pace bowler Jake Ball is to have a scan on an injured right ankle. On Tuesday, England fast bowler Steven Finn left the tour with a knee injury and was replaced by the uncapped Tom Curran.

Sport Nedbank Golf Challenge: Fitzpatrick starts strongly but counts cost of bogeys
Author: 0 Nedbank Golf Challenge: Fitzpatrick starts strongly but counts cost of bogeys

Really makes you think. "I haven't finished tournaments well, maybe pushed too hard, but I feel I'm playing nicely now, progressing nicely". Last month alone on the PGA Tour, he finished in a share of 32nd at the CIMB Classic, tied for 15th at the CJ Cup as well as a share of 15th at the World Golf Championships-HSBC Champions.

Author: 0 Brian Boyle Scores Emotional First Goal Since Leukemia Diagnosis

It was an incredibly emotional moment in the first period. The Oilers didn't have the lead in this game until Leon Draisaitl scored in overtime to give them the win. His 25-footer off the right-wing hit Talbot in the chest and before the goalie could put his mitt on the loose puck, Gibbons raced in, bumped him and Boyle lift the rebound home.

Sport ESPN heading for more painful layoffs
Author: 0 ESPN heading for more painful layoffs

I would like to thank all of them for their efforts and their many contributions to ESPN. "It's not going to be pretty", one source told The Sporting News . In September, ESPN's "First Take" with Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman and Molly Qerim tripled the TV audience of FS1's rival "Undisputed" with Skip Bayless, Shannon Sharpe and Joy Taylor (461,000 vs.

Author: 0 Astros' Altuve, Springer win Silver Slugger Awards

Royals players have combined for 13 Silver Slugger awards since the yearly honor was introduced in 1980. Springer, the World Series MVP, hit.283 this season with 112 runs scored, 29 doubles, 34 home runs - a career-high - and posted an.889 OPS in 140 games.

Author: 0 GSP confirms dream Whittaker fight despite injury

If I want to fight again, it has to be against Robert Whittaker at 185 [pounds]. "I'm going to go on vacation next week and talk about it with the UFC, see what the next move", St-Pierre said. "That's why they wrote that clause in my contract". "I'm ready to go and I know Whittaker is ready to go". "He's an excellent fighter and he was in Montreal before - he's an incredible martial artist".

Author: 0 Croatia open three-goal lead over Greece after playoff first leg

The Greeks have not lost away from home, however, and will look to continue their success against Croatia . In doing so, Kalinic, who started in place of Mario Mandzukic, was taken down by Karnezis, who was lucky to only receive a yellow after his embarrassing mistake.

Sport Michael O'Neill disappointed with 'staggering' and 'bewildering' decision
Author: 0 Michael O'Neill disappointed with 'staggering' and 'bewildering' decision

Fabian Schar's wild fifth-minute lunge on Stuart Dallas was deemed worthy of just a yellow card, but it caused an injury that ended the Leeds winger's night early in the second period and may have ruled him out of the second leg. Hopefully they can turn the tie around and make it to the World Cup , as for a goal like that to be the reason they fail to do so would be extremely unfortunate.

Sport OJ Simpson reportedly booted from Las Vegas hotel after drunken disturbance
Author: 0 OJ Simpson reportedly booted from Las Vegas hotel after drunken disturbance

The star was reportedly booted from his Las Vegas hotel on Wednesday after allegedly causing a drunken disturbance. According to TMZ , Simpson has been a regular at bars in the Cosmopolitan Hotel since his release from prison. We're told Simpson was nice to responding security guards. A police dispatcher referred to Simpson by name - saying "Orenthal is here" - in an audio recording obtained by TMZ .

Sport Patriots claim veteran TE Martellus Bennett off waivers
Author: 0 Patriots claim veteran TE Martellus Bennett off waivers

Yes, it happened again. The NFC North team has made a decision to waive the tight end which they signed to a three-year, $ 21 million contract back in March because he failed to disclose a medical condition. But when Bennett returned from the bye, he showed up on the injury report with a shoulder injury . They can freely cut him after the season if he doesn't pan out.

Sport England seamer Ball suffers ankle injury
Author: 0 England seamer Ball suffers ankle injury

The Nottinghamshire man's right ankle buckled as he delivered the fifth ball of his fourth over but was able to leave the field without much assistance. Collingwood, who is meant to be there in a purely coaching capacity, put on the England shirt for the first time in nearly seven years and slotted in at mid-on where he proved to be as alert as ever.

Sport Young thrilled with England return
Author: 0 Young thrilled with England return

Young has enjoyed playing behind in an unorthodox left-back role and he isn't surprised by Rashford's incredible development. The manager is talking about trying a 3-4-3 or 3-5-2 and I feel like I can step into that role. England take on Germany and Brazil in two high-profile friendlies over the worldwide break, with manager Gareth Southgate believed to be ready to give in to Young's wish and play him further forward.

Sport Rick Pitino knew of bribe to lure Brian Bowen to Louisville
Author: 0 Rick Pitino knew of bribe to lure Brian Bowen to Louisville

The U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of NY filed a new indictment that includes details of a meeting that took place in Las Vegas in late July, in which the Federal Bureau of Investigation recorded. Now, am I being naive? As for the fate of Bowen, who remains suspended from the team by the school, Pence says if he is cleared that it would be a petty move by U of L not to reinstate him.

Author: 0 Facebook Combats "Revenge Porn" With New Algorithm

The new bill will make it illegal to post sexually explicit images online without consent of the person pictured - while also criminalising "upskirting;" the practice of taking photos or videos up a person's skirt without their knowledge. "With its billions of users, Facebook is one place where many offenders aggress because they can maximize the harm by broadcasting the nonconsensual porn to those most close to the victim", Carrie Goldberg, a lawyer who specializes in sexual privacy told ...

Sport Indianapolis Colts release Pro Bowl CB Vontae Davis
Author: 0 Indianapolis Colts release Pro Bowl CB Vontae Davis

Leading up to Sunday's game, head coach Chuck Pagano said that it was a coach's decision that Davis would not play, giving no indication that he was injured, even though it was informally known that he was injured and limited with a groin injury.

Sport Ramos: Real's Door Is Open For Neymar
Author: 0 Ramos: Real's Door Is Open For Neymar

Chairman Florentino Pérez does not lose hope of acquiring Brazilian star forward Neymar , who had transferred from FC Barcelona (Spain) to Paris Saint-Germain ( PSG; France), according to Mundo Deportivo sports newspaper of Spain. I have known him for a long time and I know his ambition and how sour he can feel when he goes home. I spoke with the doctors and with him and we decided it's best if he stays in Paris'.

Sport Red Sox prospect Daniel Flores dies due to complications during cancer treatment
Author: 0 Red Sox prospect Daniel Flores dies due to complications during cancer treatment

A switch-hitter, the 6-foot-1 Flores said during a July news conference in Caracas, Venezuela, that Salvador Perez was his idol, according to El Nacional. Ben Badler of Baseball America ranked Flores as the best global catcher prospect since Gary Sanchez . According to the MLB's prospect website, Flores was considered by some teams as the best player on the 2017 global market and "one of the best defensive catchers amateur scouts have seen in years".