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Sports Police Thwart Shooting Plot at Whittier-Area High School
Author: 0 Police Thwart Shooting Plot at Whittier-Area High School

Sheriff's spokeswoman Nicole Nishida told The Associated Press deputies discovered "multiple guns and ammunition" after searching the 17-year-old student's home. And in Norco, the Riverside County Sheriff's Department this week arrested a man who made threats against a college on social media. He said the safety of students and staff is the highest priority.

Sports Kawhi Leonard (quad) could miss the rest of the season
Author: 0 Kawhi Leonard (quad) could miss the rest of the season

In a surprising turn of events, All-Star forward Kawhi Leonard has opted to not return to the Spurs' active roster despite being medically cleared, according to ESPN . We're a team. People have stepped up. Counting on the San Antonio Spurs to simply figure it out is a time-honored tradition. Popovich and the Spurs have a history of being cautious with the health of their players.

Sports Mesut Ozil's immune system 'in trouble' after latest illness - Arsene Wenger
Author: 0 Mesut Ozil's immune system 'in trouble' after latest illness - Arsene Wenger

Putting his disappointment to one side he said: " Arsenal is a top team and a top club but we can look back on this tie with pride". For this match against the lowest ranked side left in the tournament was nose-diving towards a calamitous exit when the Swedes scored twice in a minute to lead by two goals on the night with 23 minutes gone.

Sports Another day, another trade: Rays deal Dickerson to Pirates
Author: 0 Another day, another trade: Rays deal Dickerson to Pirates

The trade was made in exchange for right-handed pitcher Daniel Hudson , minor league infielder Tristan Gray and cash considerations. Dickerson gives the Pirates a veteran to compete with rookie Jordan Luplow for playing time in left. He still has a year of arbitration remaining before becoming a free agent after the 2019 season. Gomez, 32, is an athletic, and somewhat emotional player, having spent 11 years in the majors with the Mets, Twins, Brewers, Astros and Rangers.

Sports Ospina likely to start for Arsenal in League Cup final, says Cech
Author: 0 Ospina likely to start for Arsenal in League Cup final, says Cech

Arsenal now sit sixth in the Premier League , eight points off Chelsea in fourth, with a Europa League triumph seemingly the most realistic route for the Gunners back into the Champions League next season. "It would be absolutely stupid for us to think we go out there and have a stroll, we could have a bad surprise". "I want to see Arsenal playing again in the Champions League ".

Sports Salah is one of the best players in the world, Totti
Author: 0 Salah is one of the best players in the world, Totti

Liverpool's top scorer Mohamed Salah has credited manager Juergen Klopp's tactics for his prolific form, saying a tweak to his playing position has resulted in more goals. Liverpool fans have been accustomed to witnessing star winger Mohamed Salah light up pitches across Europe in his scintillating debut season for the club, but it is his recent unexpected appearances around Merseyside, which have been a welcome (if surprising) sight for the Anfield faithful.

Sports Trudeau Event Invite To Pro-Khalistani Convict Jaspal Atwal Cancelled Last Minute
Author: 0 Trudeau Event Invite To Pro-Khalistani Convict Jaspal Atwal Cancelled Last Minute

Atwal is a former member of the International Sikh Youth Federation, a militant group fighting for Khalistan that was banned in Canada and deemed a terrorist organisation in the US, UK and India as well. The Prime Minister further said that he was eager to meet again with Trudeau's three children - Xavier, Ella-Grace, and Hadrien.PM Modi had first acquainted them during his visit to Canada in 2015.

Sports Newly acquired Drury now front-runner to play 3B for Yankees
Author: 0 Newly acquired Drury now front-runner to play 3B for Yankees

The Rays received second baseman prospect Nick Solak from the Yankees and pitcher Anthony Banda and two players to be named from the Diamondbacks . NY isn't getting anything flashy with Drury at third, but he does provide a decent bat to place toward the bottom of the order that could flourish in the hitter-friendly ballpark that is Yankee Stadium.

Sports Wales vow to target Conor Murray and Johnny Sexton
Author: 0 Wales vow to target Conor Murray and Johnny Sexton

The Kiwi says Wales' defensive line-speed needs to be good, and they must put Murray's kicking game under pressure. 'We're pretty happy with our record against them over the last four or five games. Warren Gatland didn't mince his words... ... Rhys Patchell , Wales' starting fly-half against England, drops out of the match-day squad altogether with Gareth Anscombe taking his place on the bench.

Sports Binotto explains Ferrari changes with SF71H
Author: 0 Binotto explains Ferrari changes with SF71H

Indeed Vettel, 30, was victorious at just one race after the summer break as Hamilton wrapped up his fourth championship in Mexico with two grands prix to spare. "The real magic happens underneath but every little detail matters, every part can make a difference, and this year's vehicle is a big step from last year's one".

Sports The Modric factor: Zidane has faith in the Real doctors and physios
Author: 0 The Modric factor: Zidane has faith in the Real doctors and physios

Real's Croatia midfielder Modric and Brazil left back Marcelo could still be missing for the Champions League last-16 second leg at Paris St Germain in two weeks' time after the pair were diagnosed with hamstring injuries on Tuesday. But, despite Madrid still being a point adrift of third-place Valencia, Zidane said his talisman needs a breather. Leganes , who are 13th, are in their second season in Spain's top flight and knocked Real out of the King's Cup in the quarter-finals last ...

Sports Czechs knock United States out of Olympic ice hockey
Author: 0 Czechs knock United States out of Olympic ice hockey

It came down to a shootout for Team USA. It would come down to a shootout. "They played hard. They competed". Thanks to Petr Koukla scoring as the second shooter in the shootout, Czech Republic eliminated Team USA in a 3-2 quarterfinal at the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018, ending the run of outstanding performances by US collegiate players Ryan Donato and Troy Terry, who were setting historic scoring paces.

Sports Porsche 911 GT3 RS launched at Rs 2.75 crore
Author: 0 Porsche 911 GT3 RS launched at Rs 2.75 crore

Keeping tabs on the Porsche 911 range is a pretty hard task these days. That's 20 more than the last GT3 RS and the current GT3 . Thanks to these and other changes, the 911 GT3 RS produces more than twice as much downforce as the 911 GT3 at 200 km/h (124 mph).

Sports USA men's hockey on to Olympic quarterfinals; Virginia native Roe scores
Author: 0 USA men's hockey on to Olympic quarterfinals; Virginia native Roe scores

The United States had a 1-1-1 record in Group B play, beating Slovakia, losing to Slovenia in overtime and getting blanked 4-0 by the Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation. University of Denver hockey star Troy Terry helped the team with three assists. Next up is a date with the Czech Republic in the quarterfinals, with a less-than-24-hour turnaround.

Sports SA women beat India to keep series alive
Author: 0 SA women beat India to keep series alive

Live streaming: It can also be streamed live on Sony LIV, the digital platform on the internet. South Africa can not afford to go into a series against Australia low on morale and probably shouldn't because they won the Test series against India , but these defeats - their magnitude and their manner, will sting.

Sports Oxfam investigates new sexual abuse cases
Author: 0 Oxfam investigates new sexual abuse cases

Goldring said that with hindsight, the charity's leaders made the wrong call at the time of their initial investigation about how much information to give to the public and government authorities. "Across Oxfam Great Britain we have had about 26 stories, reports come to us which were either new reports come out as a result of the stories, or earlier stories where people said, 'I didn't necessarily report this at the time , '" Oxfam chief executive Goldring told the Commons International ...

Sports Two Alaskan skiers to compete in cross-country sprints in Pyeongchang
Author: 0 Two Alaskan skiers to compete in cross-country sprints in Pyeongchang

Kikkan Randall plowed a lonely furrow in US cross country skiing for years, but her diligence was rewarded on Wednesday when relay team mate Jessica Diggins dug deep to deliver the gold she had dreamed of since her first Olympics in 2002. These are Randall's fifth and final Olympics. Diggins and Randall join Bill Koch among American cross-country skiers that have won Olympic medals.

Sports Your ultimate guide to the Trans-Tasman Tri-Series final
Author: 0 Your ultimate guide to the Trans-Tasman Tri-Series final

Both David Warner (25) and Short (50) started the chase cautiously scoring just 23 runs in the first four overs but the latter opened up in the final two overs of the powerplay smashing two boundaries and three sixes to take Australia to 55 for naught in the first six overs.

Sports Canada's Leman wins Olympic gold in men's ski cross
Author: 0 Canada's Leman wins Olympic gold in men's ski cross

Defending champion Jean-Frédéric Chapuis, who led a French podium sweep at Sochi 2014, failed to progress any further than the quarter-finals. Leman meanwhile had the eighth fastest time in seeding, placed second in heat two of the elimination round behind Bischofberger, ahead of Bischofberger to win the first heat of the quarterfinals and then beat Bischofberger again in the semi-finals.

Sports Olivier Giroud Keen To Repay Faith Shown In Him By Antonio Conte
Author: 0 Olivier Giroud Keen To Repay Faith Shown In Him By Antonio Conte

Alonso is ready to play". Although Antonio Conte's men have been underwhelming of late, losing three of their previous five games in all competitions, there never looked to be any danger of a shock on Friday , with two-goal Willian and Giroud catching the eye in a ruthless display.

Sports Papadakis and Cizeron get silver medal in ice dance figure skating
Author: 0 Papadakis and Cizeron get silver medal in ice dance figure skating

It's the second time during the Games that costumes have been an issue for skaters, with South Korea's Yura Min having a similar experience in her short dance routine last Sunday. Though Papadakis' wardrobe malfunction pulled focus from the duo's performance , they could still win the gold. Gabriella Papadakis (l.) and Guillaume Cizeron (r.) won the silver medal following their record-breaking performance during the ice dance figure skating event.

Sports Red Sox finally add a slugger, sign JD Martinez
Author: 0 Red Sox finally add a slugger, sign JD Martinez

At the very least, they have filled a big, BIG need on the offensive side of the plate. It is possible that the Red Sox scored almost 100 fewer runs because of some ineffective coaching, some poor managing, and maybe even some bad luck.

Sports Champions League: Lampard names only Chelsea player that can stop Messi
Author: 0 Champions League: Lampard names only Chelsea player that can stop Messi

Chelsea entered the clash unbeaten in their previous seven Champions League tussles with Barcelona and twice came within inches of opening the scoring during a predominantly chess-like first-half. Willian had put Chelsea ahead in the 62nd minute with a brilliant curling strike, having also hit both posts in the first half. However, full-back Marcos Alonso is set to return to the starting lineup.

Sports Canada's Cassie Sharpe wins gold in women's ski halfpipe
Author: 0 Canada's Cassie Sharpe wins gold in women's ski halfpipe

American Brita Sigourney won bronze. "She was so determined", Julie Sigourney said. Bowman , the 2014 Olympic medalist, fell on her last run but was able to walk off the course. At one point during interviews, she turned to Martinod, who plans to retire, and asked, "What's next?" Martinod, a longtime friend of Burke's who was lured out of possible retirement by Burke when halfpipe entered the Olympics, threw down a 92.60 on her second run.