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State Representative Sue Scherer Encourages you to Shop Local this Saturday


In fact, a national organization called Advocates for Independent business says shopping local creates 57 jobs for every $10 million in consumer spending. "We'll be offering 15 percent off graphic Christmas tees and buy two, get one free on all our snap jewelry", said Graber, adding the store is full of holiday merchandise, home decor and more. Read More »

Bills GM expects receiver Watkins to resume practicing

Ryan did not put a percentage of the chances of McCoy being able to play Sunday. "Our medical staff is continuing to monitor all of Sammy's deal, and I guess we will see how he progresses through the week", Bills coach Rex Ryan said Monday. Read More »

No luck for Colts playing Steelers


By defeating the Titans 24-17 last week, the Colts have won consecutive games for the first time all season. The Colts have lost their past three games against the Steelers dating to 2011. The Indianapolis Colts officially declared the quarterback out on Thanksgiving due to a concussion. Safety Clayton Geathers will also miss Thursday's game against the Steelers with a concussion. Read More »

England in seam-bowling dilemma for Vizag Test


He went on to say that Gautam Gambhir was used as an opener only because KL Rahul was injured and it'll be hard for him to make it to the team in the presence of Rahul. As India are expected to play their next few matches on rank turners, they would be in the need of technically sound players who can take on the more than effective English spinners. Read More »

New Zealand close to victory on day 4, 1st test vs

Colin de Grandhomme was the star of the first innings, ripping through the Pakistan order, taking 6-41, the best figures by a Kiwi test bowler on debut. The New Zealand innings folded in 55.5 overs, just four more than Pakistan's first innings of 133. He said it would give them enormous confidence ahead of the second and final test in Hamilton , starting on Friday, where Pakistan will be without veteran skipper Misbah-ul-Haq, who has flown home after the death of his father-in-law. Read More »

Manning guides Giants to victory


Manning wound up connecting with Sterling Shepard for the TD that gave the Giants the 21-20 win. Think about that: A one-point loss. Two weeks later, another two touchdowns in a critical game against Philadelphia. We should have won this game". McAdoo's decision to eschew a chip-shot field goal and try for the go-ahead touchdown on fourth-and-goal from the 3 earlier that quarter may have moved them a step closer to Beckham's goal. Read More »

NFL kickers miss 9 PAT attempts, most under new format

When kickers across the National Football League miss a collective 12 extra points in one week, that only helps a previously meaningless play become even more fun. He did not return and reportedly will undergo surgery on a dislocated thumb. For NFL Kickers, 90 percent of the game is mental. Panthers coach Ron Rivera says middle linebacker Luke Kuechly has been placed in the NFL's concussion protocol and his status for the team's November 27 game against Oakland is uncertain. Read More »

Eddie Jones: 'England will beat Fiji'

The Springboks shoved England back in a few scrums but that counted for nothing compared to the problems they had at the breakdown. "I think it's about the players having more ambition and I think we're starting to see players with more ambition to be top-class worldwide players". Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo's best yet to come - Figo


See how to watch Tuesday's game below. After four matches in Group F, the reigning European champions are second behind Borussia Dortmund , with a five-point cushion to Tuesday's opponents. Portugal legend Luis Figo believes Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has yet to hit his peak and has hailed his compatriot's hunger for success. Read More »

Kane confident as Spurs battle to avoid elimination


The longer Spurs leave it, they could have a real problem because there are a number of clubs around the world who will be willing to pay him whatever he wants. Monaco have improved since last season, when Tottenham took four points from them at the Europa League group phase, and there is a vibrancy about their attacking play. Read More »

What the Ducks are saying about the Utes before Saturday's game


Daniel (91) and defensive lineman Elijah George (74) in the first half during an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016, in Salt Lake City . The Oregon Ducks' running game led by Royce Freeman , had another strong outing. He also scored on a one-yard run in the fourth quarter. Joe Williams added 149 yards and another touchdown on the ground. Read More »

Case Keenum Comments on Jared Goff Being Named Rams' Starting QB

Louis, where they hadn't made the playoffs since 2004 or had a winning record since 2003. It's about time Goff gets some playing time, but he can't do it alone. Goff arrived at the Rams after a successful college career with the Golden Bears at the University of California, Berkeley, amassing more passing yards, touchdowns and completions of any quarterback in the school's history. Read More »

Dana White Comments on Conor McGregor's Timeline for Next UFC Fight


Given the fact that Mayweather has hardly been hit during his career, Senior's want for another fight seems quite plausible as the trainer eyes the overtaking of Rocky Marciano's long-standing 49-0 retirement benchmark. Much respect to Floyd, he's a solid businessman. He's good. He should take time off. "I love this sport, this company and I come to make big fights", White said. Read More »

Premier League 2016-17 Chelsea Vs Middlesbrough Live Scores Updates

Hazard, occasionally singled out for criticism by Mourinho, also understands his role within the team, that it is not all about him, Conte says. Conte admits he has been pleasantly surprised by how quickly his players have adapted to the new system, which he felt compelled to introduce after the 3-0 drubbing at Arsenal at the end of September. Read More »

Kris Bryant, Mike Trout win baseball's MVP awards


Bryant contributed considerably more than one of the league's most potent bats to the Cubs' major league-best 103-58 record, which paved the way for their first World Series championship since 1908. On Thursday evening, Major League Baseball finally announced their last slate of awards for the 2016 season. "I mean, he texted me, and I said the same thing to him". Read More »

Beagle scores in 3rd, Capitals beat Red Wings 1-0


The loss was the third consecutive for the Red Wings (8-9-1, 17 points), who have won only twice in their last 10 games (2-7-1). But the Caps found a way to be comfortable, and they found a way to prevail. Late in the third, a Washington forecheck finally bore fruit. "It would have been nice to see a puck go in", Zetterberg said. Beagle was able to locate the shrapnel and snap it home from just above the paint for the lone goal of the game. Read More »

'We're not going anywhere': Millennials march against Trump

High schoolers in Maryland and Southern California also participated in some form of protest November 14. "We are already seeing students rise up on our own- but we must create national solidarity to create a massive resistance against Donald Trump and to demand permanent protection, dignity, and respect for all immigrants", it said. Read More »

PLAYOFF RANKINGS: Ohio St up; Michigan, Clemson still top 4

Meanwhile, Ohio State is the new No. 2 team this week following the chaotic Saturday we experienced in which Clemson , Michigan and Washington all fell. 9 Oklahoma , but because SEC champ Alabama is in the semifinal, it would take the next-highest SEC team, No. 15 Auburn . "I would say the strength of schedule for Washington is not as strong as those teams that are now ranked above them, but the committee did think that Washington is deserving of that 6 spot ahead of No. Read More »

Homelessness in AR Declines in 2016


Department of Housing and Urban Development announced Thursday. HUD officials say even though homelessness is on the decline, the number of "doubled up" or rent-burdened families is still a big problem. Of course, weather also makes a difference:, where most homeless people live in cars, tents and other outdoor encampments . During one night in late January of 2016, tens of thousands of volunteers across the nation sought to identify individuals and families living on their streets as ... Read More »

Colder temperatures expected through end of week


High temperatures will be up near 60 through Friday , then perhaps middle 60s on Saturday! Today, there will be mostly sunny skies with a high near 77, and a south wind of 18 to 28 miles per hour, gusting as high as 41 miles per hour, according to the weather service. Read More »

No. 23 Washington State Cougars vs Cal Bears


Next week Washington State starts their very hard two game finish to the schedule when they head to Boulder to play the Colorado Buffaloes. "We've gotten our butts kicked three weeks in a row and it sucks", Cal quarterback Davis Webb said. Read More »

Body found in shallow grave in Oceanport

The bedding and clothing were found outside the building, where Comunale was planning to attend a party, CBS New York reports. A 26-year-old CT man heading to a party in Midtown Manhattan disappeared over the weekend, and now the NYPD believes he may have been the victim of foul play. Read More »

Socceroos slump to disappointing draw with Thailand in FIFA World Cup Qualifier


There was a minute's silence prior to kick-off, and prior to the game, a group of supporters combined outside the ground to form the Thai numeral for nine, marking the late king's position in the Chakri dynasty. The hosts recovered from Mile Jedinak's early penalty strike to take a 2-1 lead in the second half, Teerasil Dangda's double putting Ange Postecoglou's men in danger of an unlikely defeat and Thailand on the verge of a precious victory after four straight qualifying defeats. Read More »

New kicker Kai Forbath finds familiar crew with Vikings


Walsh has managed only 12 of his 16 placement attempts and 15 of his 19 transforms in nine games this season. With the Vikings (5-4) still tied for first place in the NFC North, they weren't willing to keep risking victories with missed kicks. Read More »