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Magashule: ANC NEC hasn't discussed replacing Zuma

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President Jacob Zuma has reportedly set a number of conditions which will need to be fulfilled before he steps down as South Africa's president. According the M&G article, Zuma is also demanding that his close allies - Minister of Energy David Mahlobo and State Security Minister Bongani Bongo remain in their positions. Read More »

Guardiola and Kane win December Premier League awards

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Leicester's Premier League-winning midfield of Danny Drinkwater and N'Golo Kante could line up together against their former team for the first time this weekend. "The money they've got from Barcelona allows them to build a better and more cohesive team". "Maybe Arsene (Wenger ) is anxious about that, but I tell him many times: 2004, that run is for him". Read More »

Iowa Basketball: Hawks Battle Back For First Big Ten Win

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Iowa, after giving up 54 points in the first half, only allowed 36 and 7 in the second half and overtime, respectively. In the opening 10 minutes the hosts extended a lead of 32-16, then hitting a high of 20 points, 49-29, at 3:53 after a Trent Frazier three. Read More »

John Cena has big year planned with Nickelodeon

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Cena hosted the event in 2017, and the return signals his commitment to children, who remain Cena's largest and most loyal fan base. Cena will also executive produce the new competition series Keep It Spotless . The latest star to join Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles can't be seen but he can be heard. In a recent interview, he told E News that they're amping up the wedding planning in the coming weeks. Read More »

Ibaka, Johnson suspended for throwing punches

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Victor Oladipo had 26 points, seven rebounds and four assists for the Pacers who are still one game over.500. Problem is, the Raptors are not expected to send their best unit onto the floor, so using the upcoming games as a litmus test for their own progress will be hard. Read More »

Status Orange fog warning issued for entire country

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They said: "Heavy rainfall expected later Friday, overnight and into early Saturday with falls of 30 to 50mm expected". Lightning may also affect areas within the warning zone, which covers both Dundee and Perth. Friday is set to be breezy followed by heavy rain in Munster or Connacht. Temperatures are expected to remain low climbing no higher than 4C in the northwest but slightly warmer temperatures of 7C in London and the southeast. Read More »

Panthers unable to convert pivotal plays in playoff loss

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With its running game stalled, the Saints turned to Brees and he delivered. Unable to find a receiver , Newton threw the ball away. With 58 seconds left, the Panthers had a first down on the Saints 26-yard line. -Football's a amusing game, example No. 13,424: Graham Gano missed a 25-yard field goal, his first miss under 30 yards in 53 attempts. METAIRIE, La. Read More »

Cameron White: I was surprised to receive selector's call

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The five-match series starts between England and the World Cup holders at the MCG in Melbourne on Sunday. "I guess I'll find out more in the next hour or so and the next couple of days", White clarified. "It's just going to be up to me to make the most of it". Lynn injured his calf nearly immediately after being selected for the ODI series, with Maxwell the hot tip to replace him after good form with the bat in the Sheffield Shield and the Big Bash League. Read More »

Le'Veon Bell unsure about Steelers future

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He scored 11 touchdowns - nine rushing, two receiving. But for the Steelers it could net them more now than it would letting him walk as a free agent this offseason and possibly earning a compensatory pick (likely a third-rounder) in 2019. Read More »

Norv Turner agrees to become Carolina Panthers offensive coordinator

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Last month, after Brian Smith departed for Rice, head coach Jim Harbaugh said last month Bush was in the running for a job with the defensive coaching staff. The Seahawks missed the playoffs this year for the first time since the 2011 season. The veteran OC shepherded careers of Troy Aikman, Drew Brees and Philip Rivers - the latter as Chargers head coach from 2007-2012. Read More »

Modi to host Israeli PM in Guj on Jan 17

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Netanyahu will be the third head of state to land in Ahmedabad, after Chinese President Xi Jinping and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. The station relayed a statement from the Netanyahu family calling the recordings part of a witch hunt against the prime minister. Read More »

Landry Shamet joins the Wooden Award midseason list

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He scored a season-high 30 points against Temple, his fifth career 30-point outing and third career 30-point, 10-rebound performance. His 17.6 point scoring average is a career-high, while he's also right around his career average of three assists per game. Read More »

Vile fan abuse led to Jake Livermore incident in West Ham game

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Fans will be hoping that one of their defenders is in better form for the game after they took to Twitter to provide their reactions to Winston Reid's performance. The Daily Mail claim on their website that the Hammers are keen to add the proven Premier League talent to their ranks in January, but have reportedly been rebuffed in their first enquiry with the Potters reluctant to see the 27-year-old depart. Read More »

Vikings to face Saints in 2009 NFC championship rematch

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Newton said after the game Sunday that "precautionary concussion protocol things" happened, but "it wasn't my head". It was my eye. "My helmet had come down low enough over my eyelid and it got pressed by the player's stomach". "He was a lot like me", said Johnson, who came out of Southern Cal with more fanfare as the No. 1 overall pick by the New York Jets in the 1996 NFL Draft. Read More »

Messi, Suarez On Target In Routine Barca Win

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Suarez doubled the advantage before halftime and Messi set up Paulinho to round off the win in stoppage time . The Camp Nou is anticipating the incorporation of the Brazil midfielder, who flew to Barcelona on Saturday. The 30-year-old was pictured at home enjoying the drink ahead of Barcelona's second-leg against Celta Vigo in the Copa del Rey. "It'll be very hard due to the amount of training I'll have to do", he said. Read More »

Bear attack in Southwest Florida leaves man with serious wounds

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The man said it was like he was literally in a boxing match with a bear. Meunier suffered injuries to his face and chest. "Everything went in slow motion. Adult black bears in Florida , according to the state wildlife commission, typically weigh between 250 and 400 pounds. "I walked away with my life and it could have been a whole lot worse", said Meunier. Read More »

Team of the Year is announced

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Chelsea and Manchester City are the two English clubs represented but it is European champions Real Madrid who unsurprisingly dominate the selection. Eden Hazard has been rewarded for his fantastic year of 2017 with a spot in the UEFA Fan's Team of the Year. 39-year-old Gianluigi Buffon extends his record as the oldest ever player to make the team. Read More »

Rumour Mongering: Arsenal Accept Defeat in Thomas Lemar Chase

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Having previously held high interest in AS Monaco midfielder Thomas Lemar , it could be that Arsene Wenger is ready to move on for a cheaper option and this could open the door for Liverpool to sign the hugely talented Frenchman. That is because Jurgen Klopp's side, as well as Manchester United , are in the mix for the Chilean now. "This is life. For sure he was our target but as you know this is football". Read More »

Ronda Rousey to WWE: Former UFC star could debut soon

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Additionally, Rousey was probed on the meeting by TMZas she left the diner, in response to which she jested about being there just for the fine dining. A move to WWE is a possibility due to her wrestling fandom and because she is the type of huge, crossover star the company likes to do business with. Read More »

LeBron James would not commit past 2017-18 Cavs season

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According to the report, the Cavaliers would have received athletic guard Eric Bledsoe and All-Star wing Paul George in a three-team trade with the Phoenix Suns and the Indiana Pacers , but the deal fell apart because the Suns were unwilling to give up their draft pick. Read More »

Warriors vs. Rockets odds

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Guys like Bobby Brown , Zhou Qi, Demetrius Jackson and Troy Williams barely get any playing time, and with Luc Mbah a Moute sidelined with a shoulder injury until mid-January, D'Antoni was essentially down to an eight-man rotation. Thursday, like opening night, will go a short way in determining how these two juggernaut offenses will match up in a potential playoff series. While Green's defense leaves a lot to be desired, he is a natural scorer and above-average 3-point shooter, making ... Read More »

Rumors denied: Jimmy Iovine to stay at Apple

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This is the best news for Apple as its music streaming service has risen to No. 2 behind Spotify. That's why those articles annoyed me, because it had nothing to do with reality. The streaming service now boasts more than 30 million subscribers, which in three years, is an impressive feat, especially seeing that it doesn't offer a free tier. Read More »

Arsenal Star Would Like To Play In Serie A

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And Walcott in particular struggled as the north Londoners were knocked out of the FA Cup. His eight starts this season have been in the competitions, where the veteran French boss usually fields his fringe players. The winger has made just five appearances in the English top flight for the Gunners this season, all of which have come from the bench and combine for a grand total of 61 minutes. Read More »