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In his ex-girlfriend's testimony, she says that she and Manziel were screaming angrily back and forth during the drive, which followed with him striking her several more times. In response, the Manziel denied the claims. When they reached the apartment, Crowley said Manziel continued to behave erractically and appeared to be on drugs.
  • Angelique Kerber shocks Serena Williams to win Australian Open title

    Angelique Kerber shocks Serena Williams to win Australian Open title

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    Konta, who Kerber beat in the last four, is up 19 places to 28th after exceeding all expectations at Melbourne Park. At this stage, history favored the world number one, as she was not only undefeated in Grand Slam finals that have lasted three sets, the most recent of which she contested at last year's French Open, she was also undefeated in six previous Australian Open finals, including last year's romp over Maria Sharapova.
  • Cut Costa some slack, says Chelsea boss Hiddink

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    Paredes gave him a push in the back and the back and then brought his hands to his face - but Diego was not near to his face - they stumbled a bit. "This is something we must not do". Chelsea are undefeated in their last eight Premier League games - the longest current unbeaten streak in the top flight. The Belgian looked like he wanted to take on players, and created a great chance for Ivanovic with a run in behind.
  • Cleveland Browns Quarterback Johnny Manziel Questioned By Police After Incident at Home

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    The Fort Worth police department sent a helicopter to search the area for Manziel after he couldn't initially be located by police and his welfare became a concern. "We wanted to get extra work in", Carr said. While Manziel is a talented player, his on-field performance has undoubtedly been overshadowed by his personal life through two National Football League seasons.
  • Giroud: Arsenal Needs To Be More Efficient

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    The Gunners, who help the top position for over a month are now five points behind Leicester City, two behind another EPL title contender, Manchester City. "It's not ideal to drop two points at home but, as I said, it was one of those games where we deserved to get more out of the game but didn't". "We can score goals, we have shown that before".
  • Serena Williams in shock loss to Angelique Kerber

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    She raised her arms, threw back her head and howled. The German rises to number two behind Williams as a result, leapfrogging Simona Halep, Agnieszka Radwanska, Garbine Muguruza and Maria Sharapova. She was on every cab, every bus, on every TV, on every store. By simply keeping the ball in play she forced Serena , who looked tight from the start, to make shots which she was not able to do as consistently as usual.
  • John Scott shows heart in moving essay about NHL All-Star Game

    John Scott shows heart in moving essay about NHL All-Star Game

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    Indeed, the all-star break was not necessarily going to be a break for Jagr. When asked if he remembered from his first appearance in 1992, Jagr laughed. The NHL is expected to change the voting system before next season. They need to. The game needs at least that. That remains to be seen, especially with GM Dale Tallon potentially adding a piece or two before the February 29 trade deadline.
  • Carolina Panthers and Super Bowl 50: facts and trivia

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    Vernon Davis got to sleep at home for a night in the Bay Area, stay in the same hotel where he lived during 49ers training camp last summer, and the equipment staff even promised him his old locker at Levi's Stadium this weekend. But this is Super Bowl , it will ultimately come down to Cam buying himself extra time to throw the ball. Soon after, they had two . Favre was 29 at the time with plenty of years still ahead of him.
  • New Zika Virus Guidelines Expected from CDC

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    A day earlier, Scott declared the public health emergency in Hillsborough, Miami-Dade, Santa Rosa and Lee counties. Five years before that, in 2008, a Colorado microbiologist named Brian Foy contracted Zika after travel to Senegal; his wife came down with the disease a few days later even though she had not left northern Colorado and was not exposed to any mosquitoes carrying the virus .
  • Canelo vs. Khan set May 2016, biggest fight since Mayweather vs. Pacquiao

    Canelo vs. Khan set May 2016, biggest fight since Mayweather vs. Pacquiao

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    Everyone said that it was going to be easy fight for me. Knowing Khan , it shouldn't be surprising if he comes out blabbering yet again, something that cost him the Mayweather and Pacquiao fight. "I think it'll be sensational from the moment the bell rings and hopefully Canelo can take this opportunity to regain his credibility with people". Some insist Lara gave Canelo a boxing lesson while others assert the Cuban's incessant retreating cost him points in the scoring, especially in the ...
  • TJ Ward: Denver Broncos are the complete team

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    Quarterback Peyton Manning put in another full practice today as he continues to prove that he is the healthiest he has been all season. It's an insane business. Unlike Brady, Newton isn't afraid to leave the pocket, and if the Broncos were to use the same game plan against him, they'd suddenly be scrambling to get defenders to bring down Newton.
  • Mississippi State wanted him, Ole Miss wanted him more

    Mississippi State wanted him, Ole Miss wanted him more

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    Brown chose Ole Miss. A participant in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl last month, Simmons had a terrific senior season with 105 tackles, 18.5 sacks, 21 hurries and five pass deflections. "I've known him for three years now and if you look at what he does in the classroom, you look at what he does in his community, if you look at the effort that he gives in everything that he does, he is a first class young man.
  • Obama salutes NBA champs at White House

    Obama salutes NBA champs at White House

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    Coming off a 134-121 win Wednesday against the Washington Wizards - during which he scored 51 points - Curry said there was a little extra pep in the game knowing he was going to be recognized by Obama. Curry made 13 of his first 14 shots and finished 19 of 28 from the field and 11 of 26 from 3-point territory. John Wall was selected as the lone Wizard , as an alternate for the Eastern Conference.
  • Ranking and grading each SEC football recruiting class

    Ranking and grading each SEC football recruiting class

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    The mega-sized offensive lineman didn't pick up his first offer until February 2015, which came from Mississippi State, but caught the eye of college coaches across the nation with his rare set of physical tools and arguably the best upside of any prospect in the state.
  • Novak Djokovic: 'I can equal Federer's Grand Slam titles'

    Novak Djokovic: 'I can equal Federer's Grand Slam titles'

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    Murray knows to expect a long haul if he is to overcome Djokovic and clinch the Australian title for the first time in his career. The world No. 2 broke back in the following game with his backhand clipping the baseline. He added: "I heard actually a nice metaphor yesterday - "the wolf climbing the hill is hungrier than the wolf at the top". Murray has had a lot on his mind this time.
  • Jose Mourinho has signed an agreement to join Manchester United

    Jose Mourinho has signed an agreement to join Manchester United

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    The report states that a summer move is on the cards and it is highly unlikely that Van Gaal will be given his marching orders between now and the end of the season. It is also believed the Red Devils tried to lure Pep Guardiola to the club, but after the announcement that he will be taking charge of Manchester City next season was made, United have apparently turned their focus to Mourinho.
  • Tom Brady to attend Super Bowl 50 pregame ceremony honoring past MVPs

    Tom Brady to attend Super Bowl 50 pregame ceremony honoring past MVPs

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    Among those in attendance are New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, former New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter and model (and Jeter's fiancee) Hannah Davis. Brady grew up in San Mateo, about 30 miles from Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara , where the game will be played. Below is the text from Goodell's invitation to Brady.
  • Seattle Mariners confirm Dae-Ho Lee minor-league deal

    Seattle Mariners confirm Dae-Ho Lee minor-league deal

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    He will have to earn a roster spot with a big spring, but the Mariners seem confident he can do so with so many incentives included in his deal. "Dae-ho gives us another potential right-handed power bat in the first-base competition", Dipoto was quoted as saying on MLB.com.
  • Alabama Football With Top Class In Three Recruiting Services

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    While there is plenty of talent staying within the state of MS on National Signing Day, there are others who have chosen to explore options outside of the state. "I'm going to be coachable", he said. The Crimson Tide also knows how to finish in recruiting. "Running back was certainly a big position of need this year", Bone said.
  • Johnny Manziel spotted at Mavs game, refuses to talk about Browns

    Johnny Manziel spotted at Mavs game, refuses to talk about Browns

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    The organization is set to dump Manziel on March the 9th and Brown indicated as much in his statement that was triggered by the events of this past weekend. On Saturday, police were called an apartment complex where a woman identified as Manziel's ex-girlfriend said she had been in a disturbance with Manziel, who was not at the scene.
  • Spanos says Chargers to stay in San Diego in 2016

    Spanos says Chargers to stay in San Diego in 2016

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    The San Diego Chargers and Stan Kroenke's Rams have agreed to share a new stadium in Los Angeles, according to a person with knowledge of the talks. "That emotion and that atmosphere, I know you can't really recreate that from a "farewell" sense", Rivers said.
  • Jordan Spieth Flagged for Slow Play, Says It Doesn't Make Sense

    Jordan Spieth Flagged for Slow Play, Says It Doesn't Make Sense

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    One of the reasons he did so, however, was that he knew the group behind wasn't waiting back in the fairway. "We found that had mixed success", said European Tour chief referee John Paramor. "We can see who the problem is and they are the ones who will get these monitoring penalties which can end up being costly". "It didn't make any sense to me", said Spieth, who finished with 4-under 68, four shots behind leader amateur Bryson DeChambeau.
  • 'Michael Schumacher's health is not good' - Former Ferrari boss fears for German

    'Michael Schumacher's health is not good' - Former Ferrari boss fears for German

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    Some, including the former driver Philippe Streiff, have claimed to provide an insight but have been rebuked by Schumacher's family and management. "Life is unusual", di Montezemelo also said. 'Michael is a close friend, his family is very close to me, and I'm very close to them as well, ' the Frenchman said. Former world champion Schumacher has been in a coma since suffering head injuries from a skiing accident in the French Alps in December 2013.
  • Peyton Manning says he will need a hip replacement

    Peyton Manning says he will need a hip replacement

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    The 15-1 record was equally impressive for the Panthers because they lost number one receiver Kelvin Benjamin for the whole season due to an ACL injury. Denver enters the Super Bowl as the National Football League's top-rated defense, a metamorphosis similar to one that helped Elway achieve a career goal of winning the title as a quarterback.
  • LeBron James' Cavs still reeling after loss to Warriors

    LeBron James' Cavs still reeling after loss to Warriors

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    While the teams they have lost to, being the Golden State Warriors and San Antonio Spurs are among the best in the NBA this season, it will be still grating at them that they managed to lose. "We actually had a really, really sharp practice getting back to the basics". Love's only basket was a three-pointer late in the first half. The Clippers will be without Blake Griffin, but they're still a dangerous team and the Cavs are going to need another win if they want to build some momentum ...
  • Browns To Release Johnny Manziel

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    His conduct - rampant partying, two domestic incidents and a general lack of commitment - have been a major problem nearly from the day Cleveland drafted the 2012 Heisman Trophy victor in the first round two years ago. Browns coach Mike Pettine visited Manziel during the quarterback's treatment and expressed how proud he was that the youngster stepped forward to get help.
  • Novak Djokovic runs Roger Federer out of the Australian Open

    Novak Djokovic runs Roger Federer out of the Australian Open

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    The first set was over in 22 minutes. "I know you guys (in the media) make it a different case - I get that because you think I'm old and all that - but it's no problem for me". Seventh-seeded Kerber ended the fairytale run of unseeded Australian-born Brit Johanna Konta 7-5 6-2. 96 Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA ...
  • Police investigating Johnny Manziel again

    Police investigating Johnny Manziel again

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    A preliminary investigation "determined that a possible assault had occurred in [Dallas] or multiple jurisdictions", Fort Worth Police said. The woman told the officers she was involved in a disturbance with her ex-boyfriend earlier that night in Dallas and possibly other locations.
  • Reasons the Denver Broncos Win Super Bowl 50

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    Denver general manager and former All-Star John Elway realizes as well as anyone just how hard a decision it is for an elite quarterback to retire, and he has no plans of putting pressure on Peyton Manning to make up his mind. We've got guys going all over the place in our run game. Cowboy's hall of the famer-turned sports analyst Michael Irving agrees. The NFL is honoring all the living Super Bowl MVPs from the first 49 championship games during a pre-game ceremony.
  • Panthers early Super Bowl favorites over Broncos

    Panthers early Super Bowl favorites over Broncos

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    There's such a fine line today between winning and losing". The Feb. 7 game at Santa Clara, California, will be the Broncos' record-tying eighth Super Bowl appearances - they won twice in the late 1990s - and the Panthers' second. Manning didn't play like Manning but he played good enough to help the Broncos get the victory and earn a trip to the Super Bowl that is for sure to be a great one.