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Sports Mavericks owner Mark Cuban denies 2011 sexual assault claim
Author: 0 Mavericks owner Mark Cuban denies 2011 sexual assault claim

The newspaper reported on Tuesday that local prosecutors decided not to pursue charges against Cuban seven years ago after a woman told Portland police that Cuban sexually assaulted her in a nightclub, claiming that he reached into her trousers and penetrated her vagina with a finger without her permission while they posed for a photograph.

Sports Top NBA Prospect Michael Porter Jr. Plans To Play In SEC Tournament
Author: 0 Top NBA Prospect Michael Porter Jr. Plans To Play In SEC Tournament

Missouri forward Michael Porter Jr .is expected to return to the court in the team's second round SEC Tournament game on Thursday. It had to be completely up to him, to say, 'Coach, I'm completely ready to go. 8 seed in The Big Dance, but his return gives them the look of the top 15 team they were projected to be before the season started. Porter was medically cleared in February and has practiced with the team sporadically since.

Sports Fox and ESPN Willing to Pay Peyton Manning A Huge Yearly Contract
Author: 0 Fox and ESPN Willing to Pay Peyton Manning A Huge Yearly Contract

His stake was a joint venture with Papa Johns International, the paper reported . Schnatter is from Jeffersonville, Indiana. Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick had kneeled during the anthem to protest what he said was police mistreatment of black men, and other players started kneeling as well.

Sports Eagles Trade For Seahawks Michael Bennett
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Johnson, 23, a 6-1, 204-pound undrafted free agent from University of Texas, played in 10 games for the Eagles last season, catching five passes for 45 yards. But the Eagles' Super Bowl blueprint is the one to copy now. The Eagles weren't supposed to get better this offseason. But the Eagles can save about $4.4 million by moving on from their 2012 second-round pick.

Sports Police news event to update serial killings investigation
Author: 0 Police news event to update serial killings investigation

Hank Idsinga told a press conference . Idsinga clarified that authorities are unsure if the unidentified man is related to the found remains. The case of the Gay Village murders has had many members of Toronto's LGBTQ community critical of the police, saying they failed to take action because many of McArthur's victims were gay and/or non-white.

Sports This is how Janhvi Kapoor will be celebrating her 21st birthday
Author: 0 This is how Janhvi Kapoor will be celebrating her 21st birthday

To cheer her up, the Kapoors, including her father Boney Kapoor, her younger sister Khushi Kapoor and cousins Sonam and Shanaya hosted a mini family gathering. The late actress had told IANS a year ago that she was confident that her daughter is ready to take on the challenges that the industry will throw at her.

Sports Top Manchester United Player To Miss Crystal Palace Match
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Former Manchester United midfielder Quinton Fortune believes they could launch a title challenge next season, despite being 18 points off the pace so far this term. The Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Manchester United will be broadcast on NBCSN. Mourinho then introduced Luke Shaw for Ashley Young and Juan Mata for Antonio Valencia .

Sports Raiders-Aldon Smith, 1st Ld-Writethru,362
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Former Oakland Raiders EDGE man Aldon Smith has found himself in the headlines once again for the wrong reasons following a domestic violence incident that occurred over the weekend. There were three DUI allegations, a hit-and-run vandalism charge, illegal possession of an assault weapon and he was accused of making bomb threats at the Los Angeles airport.

Sports National Football League hopeful with missing hand puts up big numbers in Combine workouts
Author: 0 National Football League hopeful with missing hand puts up big numbers in Combine workouts

Just being able to do that, that was wonderful. "It was incredible, hearing the crowd and having the juices flowing, I mean I felt it", Griffin said. "There's going to be a lot more doubters saying what I can't do, and I'm ready to prove them wrong". We'll see how it goes [Sunday]. His 40-yard dash time of 4.38 was the fastest for a linebacker since 2006, dude was flying .

Sports Real Madrid v Getafe - Story of the match
Author: 0 Real Madrid v Getafe - Story of the match

Ronaldo reached the landmark in typically stylish fashion just before the break, making him only the second player after Lionel Messi to score 300 in Spain's top flight and managing the feat in 48 fewer games than his long-standing rival, before completing the scoring late on.

Sports Joao Mario On Bench - West Ham Team vs Swansea Confirmed
Author: 0 Joao Mario On Bench - West Ham Team vs Swansea Confirmed

Carlos Carvalhal feels Swansea's rise from the bottom of the Premier League gives them an advantage in the crowded battle for survival. Mike van der Hoorn headed in Ki's corner at the far post in the 32nd minute. Swansea had not had a penalty in the Premier League since December 2016, but Jordan Ayew coolly converted his 10th goal of the season. But on 61 minutes another disaster struck as the lively Andre Ayew was upended by Cheikhou Kouyate in the area for an obvious spot kick.

Sports United States man arrested over Trump Jr. white powder threat
Author: 0 United States man arrested over Trump Jr. white powder threat

Among Frisiello's other alleged targets is Donald Trump Jr ., whose wife opened the letter containing powder. The white powdery substance was later tested and found to be cornstarch. Investigators say the company behind the glitter bomb turned over records indicating it had been sent by Frisiello. In his letter to Sabato Jr., Frisiello attacked him with a religious slur.

Sports Injury blow for Neymar and Zlatan eyes return
Author: 0 Injury blow for Neymar and Zlatan eyes return

PSG confirmed the injury on Wednesday, ruling him out of next Tuesday's Champions League glamour tie at Parc des Princes, with the team trailing the holders 1-3. 'He will devote himself to being well as soon as possible. Then we've heard Brazil's national team doctor. Local media were clearly privy to his timed arrival as a swarm of photographers greeted Neymar, mum Nadine Goncalves Da Silva and Lasmar as they drove to the hospital entrance.

Sports Scouting Combine: Five players who impressed on Friday
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Following camp, the Vikings released Aaron Boone in favor of Nick Easton because of his athleticism and mobility. Michel graded out on ESPN as the second-best running back prospect behind Saquon Barkley . "The way he carried himself, he was humble", Barkley said. He won the Paul Hornung Award as college football's most versatile player and left Penn State after his junior year just 89 yards shy of the program rushing record with 3,843 yards.

Author: 0 Vettel tops the timesheets in Barcelona on Day 2

Teams have been considering adding an extra day to testing to compensate for the missed track time . "The auto is working and we didn't have any problem reliability wise", Vettel said. Meanwhile Stoffel Vandoorne completed just 37 laps as McLaren once again ran into trouble. "It's way too early to say but if I would have to guess something I would say it's definitely going to be closer ", Bottas told reporters.

Sports A Winter Olympics worth celebrating
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The IOC had banned Russian Federation from competing in the Winter Games because of state-sponsored doping before and during the 2014 Sochi Olympics. The stunning evening included performances by guitarist Yang Tae-hwan and K-pop superstars EXO and CL, and concluded with a farewell tribute to the host city of Pyeongchang, South Korea, as well as the ceremonial hand-off to the next Winter Olympics, which will take place in Beijing, China, in 2022.

Sports Fernando Alonso has a bad start to pre-season testing
Author: 0 Fernando Alonso has a bad start to pre-season testing

With a wheel nut failure given as the cause, McLaren spent the majority of the morning investigating the issue before managing four further laps before lunch, but additional mileage in the afternoon - in both dry and wet conditions - left Alonso much more optimistic after ending the day seventh-fastest overall.

Sports Second Russian athlete fails doping test
Author: 0 Second Russian athlete fails doping test

According to the Russian bobsleigh federation's Facebook post, Nadezhda Sergeeva tested positive for a banned heart medication February 18. Earlier this week, Sergeeva finished in 12th place in the two-person bobsled event. The incident is particularly embarrassing for Russian Federation given that its Olympic Association is attempting to rebuild its reputation following the International Olympic Committee-enforced ban on their participation in PyeongChang due to systemic doping offences.

Sports List, Lovemark set Honda pace; Woods stays 4 back
Author: 0 List, Lovemark set Honda pace; Woods stays 4 back

PGA champion Justin Thomas , Daniel Berger and Morgan Hoffmann opened with 67 each. "Definitely excited to get a good round under my belt", said Simpson, who made all 14 of his putts from inside 10 feed on Thursday. The 42-year-old bounced back immediately with a seven-foot gain at the fourth to get back to level par , with Woods delivering a string of pars to stay in touch with the early leaders.

Sports Toutant takes gold in the men's snowboard big air final
Author: 0 Toutant takes gold in the men's snowboard big air final

Once the din of Trump's arrival died down - several TV crews in the mixed zone spent the competition with their cameras trained not on the snowboarders but on Trump's traveling party - Toutant and his buddies did their best to put on a show.

Sports Eugenie Bouchard reaches settlement in lawsuit against USTA
Author: 0 Eugenie Bouchard reaches settlement in lawsuit against USTA

She was seeking damages for her physical and emotional suffering in the lawsuit, as well as lost earnings on and off the court. Her lawsuit asked for unspecified damages - and earlier Friday lawyers for Bouchard and the USTA had argued back-and-forth in front of the judge and jury about the amount of damages.

Sports What to expect out of Lonzo Ball's return on Friday
Author: 0 What to expect out of Lonzo Ball's return on Friday

Ball spoke with the media Friday ahead of his return game against the Mavericks at Staples Center. The rookie point guard has been out since January 13 with a sprained MCL, and a lot has changed since then. Walton said the rookie will be on limited minutes after the long layoff and he still hasn't decided if Ball will start or come off the bench. Ball doesn't think so and there are plenty of other athletes who see the flaw in the system, including Kevin Durant who weighed in on if it's even ...