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Ravi Shastri Formally Applies for Job

Shastri was the director of the Indian team between 2014 and 2016 during which time he led the Men in Blue to the semi-finals of the World Cup and 2015 World T20. Shastri had applied for the head coach job a year ago but Anil Kumble had been preferred. Whoever gets the job will have big shoes to fill, considering how well the team did under Kumble, winning the Test series against the West Indies, Australia, England, New Zealand and Bangladesh before reaching the Champions Trophy final last ... Read More »

Curtis Granderson blasts pinch-hit HR to tie game for Mets in 9th


The Mets entered the game with 4.87 ERA while the Nationals owned a 5.12 ERA. But Travis d'Arnaud struck out to end the inning. Granderson had not played since Saturday with discomfort in his right hip. The Nationals claimed the game in the ninth by capitalizing on two walks, with Raburn's soft single to left falling in front of a sliding Cespedes. Read More »

Detroit Woman Shot Over License Plate Dispute


Police say a 28-year-old man tried to steal her plate off the 23-year-old woman's vehicle on Ashton, near Southfield Road and Tireman. Around 1 a.m police say someone shot her in the back after she caught them trying to steal her license plate in the 8000 Block of Ashton. Read More »

Jayson Tatum hits game-winning jumper for Celtics


The Sixers will play three games in Salt Lake City between July 3-6 and practice each day during that timeframe. On this night, the spotlight was mainly on former Duke standout and current Celtics forward Jayson Tatum against the top pick in the draft, 76ers guard Markelle Fultz . Read More »

Avengers 3: Widow & Hulk Scene Left Scarlett Johansson 'Devastated'

The thought of the two finally reuniting in Avengers: Infinity War can be exciting, however it looks like the scene bringing Black Widow and The Hulk together might be a little bit heavy. In case you didn't know, what Johansson is referring to here is her split from her husband, art dealer Romain Dauriac, last summer. The pair have since filed for divorce and are now engaged in a legal battle over the custody of their daughter. Read More »

Rank 'em: Who are the biggest NL All-Star snubs?


San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey, Colorado Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado, Cincinnati Reds shortstop Zack Cozart and outfielders Charlie Blackmon (Rockies) and Marcell Ozuna of the host Miami Marlins round out the starting lineup for the NL team . Read More »

Murray fit for title defence as Wimbledon rolls into action today


Also on Monday, World number 2, Rafael Nadal , destroyed John Millman 6-1 6-3 6-2 intheir first round clash on Court 1. His Queen's Club first-round exit was just due to being exhausted after the French Open . So I'm definitely very, very happy that I overachieved in this aspect as well. "I think just because of what Federer's doing just now, which is incredibly rare, a lot of people think everyone is going to start doing that". Read More »

Murray feeling fine after seeing off 'character' Bublik


Williams wrote on Facebook that she was "devastated and heartbroken" about the accident. As the defending champion, Murray has the traditional honour of opening proceedings on Centre Court against lucky loser Alexander Bublik. "It's been slightly stop-start preparations. I'll work a bit on my passing shots and lobs because it will be a different match against Dustin Brown", he said. Read More »

Arsenal to spend £70m on William Carvalho, Gelson Martins?


But Arsene Wenger isn't finished there with his summer recruitment drive, as the Arsenal manager has identified another two targets for his board to spend £70 million on. William Carvalho has been on the radar of several Premier League clubs for the last few years. The Merseyside club are reportedly lining up a £44m offer for Martins as Jurgen Klopp looks to bring more attacking options to Anfield after the signing of Mohamed Salah. Read More »

UNC lands local 4-star wide receiver Jordyn Adams


He has national offers from Alabama, Clemson , East Carolina, Kentucky, LSU Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Ohio State, South Carolina, Southern Miss, TCU, Tulane, Virginia Tech, Wake Forest, and others. Adams played at Blythewood through December before transferring to Green Hope High School in Cary, North Carolina. But Adams said in the recruiting process that his father being a coach at UNC wouldn't factor in his decision. Read More »

Exits after being hit by pitch in hand


Tejada fired it to first but Suter beat out the throw. Almost caught in a pickle, Arcia slipped by Orioles pitcher Jimmy Yacabonis as he bumped into catcher Welington Castillo allowing Arcia to score and take an 8-1 lead. Milwaukee would start hot, driving home four runs in the first inning alone. Yacabonis had an RBI grounder in the third. Kaelin, who is from Milwaukee and is in town visiting relatives, said his brother, Bob, bought the tickets for the group. Read More »

Fulham's Malone close to joining Huddersfield


David Wagner's side beat Jaap Stam's Reading 4-3 on penalties in the Play-Off Final in May to reach the Premier League, and have since gone about business attracting a host of players in a bid to stave off the drop this season despite all the odds being stacked against them once more. Read More »

The Clearbridge Investments LLC Boosts Stake in Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation (IART)

UBS starting coverage on the stock setting a rating of "Buy". About 25,835 shares traded. Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation has a 12-month low of $37.38 and a 12-month high of $54.74. Neuberger Berman Grp Inc Limited Liability Corp reported 228,844 shares stake. Suntrust Banks holds 5,044 shares. Thrivent For Lutherans holds 0% in QEP Resources Inc (NYSE:QEP) or 41,060 shares. Read More »

Holy Helena Sails Clear in Queen's Plate


It was apropos as the meaning of Helena is "bright, shining light", a flawless fit for the filly. Rainha Da Beterio and Starship Jubilee finished the $175,000 Grade II Dance Smartly Stakes for fillies and mares in a dead heat, completing the 1 1/4-mile race in 2:02.92. Read More »

Andy Murray puts hip injury behind him in Wimbledon first round win


It was claimed by The Mail on Sunday newspaper that the couple, who welcomed daughter Sophia in February previous year (16), would soon be extending their family. Nadal is a two-time champion at Wimbledon . Japan's highest-ever ranked player did not show any sign of the injuries that have plagued him on grass courts in recent years. Read More »

The Associated Banc-Corp (ASB) Earning Very Favorable Press Coverage, Study Shows


It has outperformed by 18.15% the S&P500. Pl Llc reported 15.77% stake. Alliancebernstein L.P. now owns 4,030,860 shares of the bank's stock worth $98,353,000 after buying an additional 134,916 shares during the period. Mackenzie holds 243,319 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Credit Agricole S A has 53,674 shares. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 1st were issued a dividend of $0.12 per share. Read More »

Tiger Woods says he completed 'private intensive program' out of state


According to an arrest report, Woods was found May 29 asleep at the wheel of his Mercedes-Benz, which was stopped in a bicycle lane, when officers arrived shortly after 2 a.m. The 41-year-old's arraignment for a DUI charge is scheduled for August 9. PHOTOS: Getting Tiger's Attention? Woods is no stranger to rehab, previously checking into The Meadows treatment center in Wickburg, Ariz., in 2010, to battle addictions to the powerful painkiller Vicodin and the sleeping medication Ambien ... Read More »

Brookstone Capital Management Decreases Position in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

The stock rose 0.48% or $0.52 reaching $109.43. It has outperformed by 14.75% the S&P500. Ballentine Partners Llc increased its stake in Altria Group Inc (MO) by 117.39% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Bluefin Trading Ltd Liability Corp holds 0.03% or 4,390 shares. There is a large variety of financial ratios that can be considered while making an investment decision but here in the case of Union Pacific Corporation (UNP ), we will discuss a few. Read More »

Andy Murray declares himself fit to defend Wimbledon title after hip injury

I was just a bit overwhelmed with nerves when I first got out there, then tried to play too ideal when really I didn't need to go for so much. And former Wimbledon champ Boris Becker, who watched Murray play out the comfortable victory, said: "We weren't sure about Murray at the beginning of the match but we are much smarter now". Read More »

Suns waiving veteran guard Leandro Barbosa


That extra $3.5 million in cap space can probably be put to better use than on the 34-year-old Barbosa. Originally a first-round pick by the San Antonio Spurs, Barbosa was traded to the Suns, where he ended up spending more than half his career. Read More »

Laura Langman re-signs with Sunshine Coast Lightning for 2018 Super Netball


Langman was barred from playing for the Silver Ferns this year after she chose to carry on playing her netball in Australia instead of joining the new domestic competition in New Zealand. Her decision to play for an Australian outfit following the split of the Trans-Tasman netball competition made her ineligible for the Silver Ferns this year. Read More »

Cavaliers, Rockets in serious talks about Iman Shumpert trade

The Cavaliers began shopping Iman Shumpert with the intent of re-signing fellow guard Kyle Korver . Despite an abbreviated season, it was enough for Shumpert to earn a four-year, $40 million contract that offseason . The Rockets , on the other hand, would welcome a guy like Shumpert who has a championship pedigree. Cleveland may have a clear path to a fourth consecutive NBA Finals, but it's still not in position to compete with the Golden State Warriors. Read More »

Confederations Cup: Chile 0-1 Germany - All goals & highlights


In the end, he lifted a trophy no other Germany manager has clinched before. On the 12th minute, Chile threatened again. Germany's defense played well down the stretch, withstanding Chile's pressure and limiting shots. Indeed, their most experienced player in the starting XI for the final was Julian Draxler with a mere 35 caps to his name. "We see the very positive result we had but we are aware that we can improve". Read More »

Jersey abuse 'could still be happening'


It found that, once in care, children, some of whom suffered physical and sexual abuse, were "effectively abandoned in the care system" and "left powerless for decades". The report refers to the use of the phrase the "Jersey way" by witnesses, which was often used to describe a system where "serious issues are swept under the carpet" and "people avoid being held to account for abuses". Read More »