FINAL OFFER: Chipmaker Broadcom raised its offer for competitor Qualcomm to $121 billion in cash and stock, or $82 per share, and called the bid its best and final offer. It had offered $103 billion for Qualcomm, and that company says it will review the bid. Broadcom rose $3.23, or 1.4 percent, to $238.71 and Qualcomm dipped $1.70 , or 2.6 percent, to $64.39..

Dana Hills hosted the annual event for the seventh consecutive year on Saturday, welcoming 15 other teams to compete for the 2013 Air Strike title and giving the Dolphins a chance to see where their passing attack stands against some of Southern California’s perennial powers. “This was exciting for the kids to come out and compete having all these talented schools here. It’s a great event to see guys go after it.”.

Update: The Vikings also issued this statement on the status of standout defensive tackle Kevin Williams’ injured right knee. “Kevin Williams suffered a hyperextension injury to his right knee in last night’s football game. An MRI exam today revealed a significant bone contusion as well as a posterior capsular strain.

The track comes across like a Christmas ode to a husband who manages to overcome his wife’s “not tonight, I have a headache” excuse. “Now Christmas is for the children, and I want them to be pleased,” King sings, before vaguely threatening that they won’t be unless he gets some action, with “but right now mama, it’s Christmas Eve come make your papa happy, please.” Presumably she does just that, and so we’ve got a jazzy carol about what your parents got up to after you went to bed to dream of new toys. “Mom and Dad Are Totally Doing It Under the Tree Because Dad Demanded It, So Check Your New Toys Carefully for Bodily Fluids” was too on the nose, I guess..

Featuring an opening number by Beyonc and an all star tribute to Prince, BET’s annual awards gala delivered 7.86 million viewers as part of its 12 network simulcast. The flagship net alone averaged 4.5 million viewers and a 2.0 in the demo, while Nick at Nite, Comedy Central, VH1, MTV and other corporate sibs helped raise the final 18 to 49 tally to a 3.4. Hour, as the debut of “$100,000 Pyramid” won the block with an average draw of 8.09 million viewers and a 1.7 rating, which works out to around 2.16 million adults 18 to 49.

So was the decision to abandon the run. The biggest mistake was the go with six receivers and four cornerbacks in the game. The Cowboys had rookie Noah Brown active because of injury concerns with Terrance Williams and Brice Butler. Stark Carpet has a Brueghel esque floral rug called Botanique; the rich, deep hues of an Old Master’s palette are brought to life in softly loomed wool. Their Sapphire collection includes Ether, inspired by American artist Helen Frankenthaler’s Abstract Expressionist stain painting. And there’s Peppy, inspired by Willem de Kooning’s 1955 work Police Gazette, with various hand knots reflecting movement and drama via textural elements..

He pointed to “foreign policy successes that appeared in the President’s address as well. Must learn to live with terror. While Islamic terrorists remain a danger, and we must strengthen our borders and other security, our new Commander in Chief has allowed commanders and troops in the field to do what they do best destroy the enemy..

But now, with hindsight, it is easy to see that the NCAA didn’t go far enough. USC shouldn’t be able to open the season as the No. 1 team in the country just two years removed from a major scandal, Ohio State shouldn’t be able to go undefeated and Oregon shouldn’t get off with nearly no punishment at all..

Villanova will face Texas Tech in a regional final on Sunday.The last half of the Elite Eight will go a long way toward determining the winners of March Madness pools across the country.The last half of the Elite Eight will go a long way toward determining the winners of March Madness pools across the country.Fallen hopes: Zagitova, Kostner errors hand title to OsmondFallen hopes: Zagitova, Kostner errors hand title to OsmondUpdated: Friday, March 23 2018 11:48 PM EDT2018 03 24 03:48:12 GMT(AP Photo/Antonio Calanni). Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron of France perform during the pairs Ice dance short program at the Figure Skating World Championships in Assago, near Milan, Friday, March 23, 2018.Olympic silver medalists Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron of France skated with nary a wardrobe mishap to lead the short program at the World Figure Skating Championships on Friday.Olympic silver medalists Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron of France skated with nary a wardrobe mishap to lead the short program at the World Figure Skating Championships on Friday.Wayne Huizenga, who went from trash to billions, dies at 80Wayne Huizenga, who went from trash to billions, dies at 80Updated: Friday, March 23 2018 9:52 PM EDT2018 03 24 01:52:30 GMT(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File). FILE This Nov.

On Fiorina side, she noticed some troublesome issues with the board before even singing on as CEO. During a pre hiring meeting with board member Dick Hackborn, Fiorina criticized a reorganization that had created four new CEOs. Hackborn agreed with her on that issue and more, which prompted Fiorina to wonder, could a board member who agreed so enthusiastically with me have so passively permitted a major move like this to occur?.

Following his education he worked for Jerry Randall Livestock of Augusta. On July 8, 1961, he married Donna Adank in Eau Claire. The couple lived in Eau Claire until 1965, when they purchased and moved to their current home near the Dells Pond. According to police, as east bound traffic began to slow in the area, the driver of the semi, 27 year old Fateh Singh from Fresno, failed to control his speed and struck several cars. Two other vehicles rolled over, one of them coming to rest on the Westbound lanes of I 10. In all, five people were transported to the hospital with non life threatening injuries..

We enjoyed a big launch last week to our 25th season of NFL predictions, going 11 5 overall and 10 5 1 against the spread. (Steelers Patriots pushed at seven). Nailed outright mini upset picks with Chiefs over Texans and 49ers over Vikes, and had Giants with points vs.

Sept. 2 Lamar UNT will open the season with what should be an easy win over an FCS opponent. The Cardinals went 3 8 last season and lost their last five games. The Eagles fit into the latter group after dropping six of seven following a promising 3 0 start. Philadelphia has issues that are not repairable for the remainder of this season. Its offensive line is a mess both in terms of competency and injuries.

Is not going to be any illegal referendum that goes against the Constitution, the government spokesman, Inigo Mendez de Vigo, said after a weekly cabinet meeting. Are facing an increasingly radical strategy that has less and less support. This week, Deputy Premier Soraya Saenz de Santamaria, who has been tasked by Rajoy to deal with Catalonia, said: can announce that referendum as many times as they want and delay it for weeks or hold as many events as they want, but the referendum will not be held.

Benefits experts speculated that this new company could create a virtual marketplace that makes shopping for health care as easy as buying a shirt on Amazon. Or it could move directly into buying prescription drugs. Or it could be a system that bypasses insurance companies altogether and contracts directly with doctors and hospitals for better deals..

Always something to play for, the veteran centre said after Edmonton survived a third period scare en route to a 3 2 overtime victory. Feel like times like this can be really revealing. The guys who still show up for each other, not necessarily the standings but show up and play for each other can be revealing at times..

Linebacker Nigel Bradham became the first Florida State player chosen, going No. 105 overall to Buffalo. College powers Texas and Florida waited until deep in the fourth round to have someone selected: Gators defensive tackle Jaye Howard to Seattle at No.

It appears WRHA hospitals have made significant progress in improving patient flow, including ED wait times and length of stay, there are barriers to achieving further improvement, last week evaluation report said. Beds at the three acute hospitals have frequently been at or above 100% occupancy since October 3. This results in patients continuing to back up and wait for admission in their EDs.

“It broke my heart because how can you do that when I have a baby?” she lamented on her show at the time. “I have a kid. I have a husband. Can have some of my money, said Pouncey, who signed a $44 million contract extension in 2014. Totally fine with that. They can erase a year of my contract.

This is where Funk believes Emily Clement decided to play god by hiring a hit man to take Funk life. “That was her motive. She wanted to keep her rich lifestyle,” said Funk. “Wilson loves children, and that’s great because Ciara always talks about her son,” the source says. “Baby Future is her top priority and his happiness is number one, always. Her heart is very open now and has healed from her breakup with Future.

Talk about it galvanizing the nation and it just had such a significant impact, said McIvor of what the Olympics mean for an athlete and the country they represent. Hopeful to be a part of it and sometimes I have to remind myself that I am a significant part of that. I was just out there doing what I did for fun and it happened to work out really well I have to remind myself that it actually a lot bigger than that..

There, he says he found Ellen Russell inside her rolled over pick up truck. She died on the scene. He says Horton was driving a mini van, also damaged on the side of the road.. Hornibrook stopped the interview to ask the team’s media relations on how to answer the question. Upon return he responded “Coach is getting both of us ready to go, and if I’m the guy I’m ready to go. If Bart is the guy I’m ready for that too.”Hornibrook replaced fifth year senior quarterback Bart Houston half way through the third quarter in Saturday’s 23 17 win over Georgia State and could make his first collegiate start this Saturday in East Lansing, Michigan.”Every other position can play two guys, and they don’t get called out for it.” Houston said to the media on Tuesday.Houston is listed as the starter on the depth chart.

Is the nature of a settlement that some will be dissatisfied with the ultimate result, Judge Thomas L. Ambro concluded on behalf of the appeal panel trio. Case is no different, and we do not doubt that objectors are well intentioned in making thoughtful arguments against certification of the class and approval of this settlement..

Is unlikely to follow the lead of European countries in the online privacy arena. In Europe, privacy is viewed as a fundamental right, an obligation of a state to its citizens. Shifting to the European view of privacy, but he does see the country eventually developing its own approach.

The tension between the two has never gone away and it likely that Bryant frustrations about being ignored in the offense are really frustrations about being ignored by Roethlisberger. The quarterback did nothing to quell those feelings this week when we said publicly to Bryant, you got a problem with the offense, talk to your quarterback. Roethlisberger (and pretty much every other Steelers player) was quick to praises Bryant work ethic, his effort in games and his locker room decorum.

According to jail records, Coleman was booked into King County Jail in Seattle early Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015, and bail was denied. Coleman, who is legally deaf, is in his fourth season with the Seahawks.. “He was my mentor when he was with the Milwaukee Bucks,” said Williams, 36, who found his post playing niche at ESPN. “That guy truly helped me through one of the darkest times in my life when I got into my accident. I remember when Kevin was first thinking of taking the [UConn] job.

The PASSWORD is NOLA.Looking forward to competing against you and helping you win your Survivor Pool!Picks are in order of confidence straight up (home team in bold):KANSAS CITY over JACKSONVILLE, Sunday at noonThe Chiefs have been a different team after the bye, and that’s a really good thing for them. Last week, they were dominating despite having their starting quarterback and top two running backs out most of the game. Whether any of them return this week is a mystery as I type this, but they shouldn’t need them against Jacksonville and the human turnover machine known as Blake Bortles.

While the bill passage in the GOP controlled House was largely drama free, the prospects for the measure are more unclear in the Senate where Republicans hold a slim two seat majority. On Wednesday, Wisconsin GOP Sen. Ron Johnson announced he opposes the current Senate version and a handful of others have raised concerns.

“We haven’t encountered a game like this in a while, and it was great to watch the team rally,” said Brees, whose team won its previous seven games more convincingly. “We have the confidence to win in a lot of different ways. We have the personnel to do it and the right attitude to do it.”.

A hearing was held in Allen County Common Pleas Court on Tuesday for Kenyada Vorise Jackson, who in May 2011 stabbed her sister 47 times and also wounded her mother. The incident occurred just days before Vorise Jackson was to graduate from high school. She had a history of mental illness and had stopped taking her medicine that treated bipolar and psychotic episodes..

They chose race over decency. They chose race overNatalie’s Bakeryand Sam’s Meat Market, both of which were destroyed in the aftermath of the grand jury decision. They valuedestroyed businesses over rational protests andhonest discussion.. I don’t watch it. The referees, they want to all throw flags so their wives see them at home. ‘Oh, there’s my husband.’ [Laughter] It’s true.

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) A pair of fundraising events for the Jonesboro D. A. R. “We don’t really go into a game plan saying, ‘Let’s throw it this many times, let’s run it this many times,’ ” Fedora said. “It’s more dictated by what the defense does and how we’re performing in the game. If we were running the ball effectively, we would run the ball quite a bit more, actually..

Slump buster?Jets forward Mathieu Perreault is going through his longest stretch this season without a point (14 games), but he always geared up to face his former team. The versatile forward is one of eight forwards on the roster to be in double digits in goals (16). Perreault has six assists in 13 games against the Ducks during his career..

“Let reawake this sleeping giant, the Cleveland Browns,” Dorsey said.Dorsey’s contract was not extended with the Chiefs past 2017 and so the two sides decided to part ways.Dorsey admits that he liked DeShone Kizer entering this year’s draft but went on to say that this is a quarterback driven league, to succeed he said, you need one of those guys.FOX 8 asked Jimmy Haslam about bringing future Hall of Fame quarterback Peyton Manning, who has a Tennessee connection, to Cleveland to help with the turnaround.Haslam said he and Manning had dinner on Monday night but he doesn’t believe Manning knows what he wants to do yet with his future.Other news and notes from the press conference: Jimmy Haslam expects Hue Jackson to be the coach of the Browns for a very long time. Haslam said Paul Depodesta will remain with the team and he and John will watch Sunday’s game together, they have not met yet. Haslam is confident that Hue Jackson and John Dorsey will work well together given their style and skillsets.

Quarterback Eli Manning (10) and the New York Giants return to Dallas to face the Cowboys in Week 1 in a rematch of their heartbreaking loss in the 2015 season opener. The Giants’ overhauled defense, which underwent a $200 million makeover in the offseason, will make life miserable for rookie quarterback Dak Prescott. Giants 21, Cowboys 17.

The Pro Bowl. “I was disappointed in what I saw on Sunday,” he said of the league’s annual all star game in Hawaii. About three years ago, Goodell had threatened to discontinue the Pro Bowl because with so many top players selected opting not to participate and, with the steady erosion of the quality of play, the game had turned into a joke.

Paulson says he has tried to channel embarrassment from the scandals into strengthening Goldman, which employs about 20,000 people worldwide. Top managers, for example, have redoubled their efforts to encourage a culture where employees do what’s right, not simply what’s profitable or convenient, and where they make protecting the firm’s reputation a priority. “My biggest [initiative] this year is something called the chairman’s forum on reputational judgment and accountability,” he notes.

Gordon reportedly failed another drug test during the offseason, which could lead to a season long ban. In May, he was ticketed for speeding and a passenger in his car was cited for marijuana possession. He pleaded not guilty and has a hearing in the case scheduled for next Friday.

The fees will be eliminated and the debt forgiven on Oct. 1 for nearly 350,000 people who owe $637 million. Drivers who had their licenses suspended because of those unpaid fees about 300,000 of the nearly 350,000 people, according to the secretary of state will be able to get their licenses reinstated after Oct.

In March, an Independence couple told KCTV5 they’d hired a company called Home Renovation Service, owned by Greg Strand. After waiting months, Strand still had their $6,000 deposit, with no deck to show for it. (KCTV5)KANSAS CITY, MO In March, an Independence couple told KCTV5 they hired a company called Home Renovation Service, owned by Greg Strand.

He’ll run the Wolves offense, he’ll create for himself and others, and he’ll determine the pace at which Minnesota plays. So far, so good. Teague, who started to find his rhythm right before the all star break, is averaging 21.6 points, 6.4 assists and 4.6 rebounds over his past six games.

A decision that if approved would literally transform the look and life of the Lake Charles lakefront.”I think it a good investment, if they do it, everybody would approve it, vote on it. I think it would be a good investment,” said Larry Walker.Since the land is publically owned, Lake Charles voters will ultimately make the final decision at the polls on May 5th. The United States Attorney’s Office Eastern District of Virginia released that Wallace Grove Godwin, 69, made the threat to Congressman Scott Taylor during a marijuana policy discussion.

For his part, Jones is trying to manage the hype that has hit him suddenly. His agent, Drew Rosenhaus, has him training in Miami alongside former teammate Jalen Mills. Jones has tried to provide NFL teams with as much information as possible since there is only one season of tape as a starter..

Jones was jailed Jan. 3 on charges he head butted police and spit on a nurse after his arrest for assault. He said he didn think he should have been arrested.. Actress Holly Hunter is 60. Drummer Slim Jim Phantom (Stray Cats) is 57. Model Kathy Ireland is 55.

Miller turns 33 next month, and he was playing well when he suffered a fractured foot in November against the Giants. The Bears’ desire in retaining Miller in 2018 will be based on several factors primarily his performance and health. I can’t see them talking about a deal with Miller before the end of the season.

Need to come up with $10,000 on Saturday to even apply to get the insurance, said Tremblay. Have agreed that they will let us pay monthly for our insurance but we need $10,000 to seal the deal. They don raise the cash, she said the baby shower Saturday morning will be the club last event..

The 6 2, 241 pounder made the team as a special teamer and backup linebacker. Unfortunately, his fourth concussion was fast approaching. While playing his first defensive snap against the Jaguars on Oct. Consensus: Is young for a prospect. Super productive downhill runner with excellent size, burst and home run speed; rarely gets caught from behind in the open field. Workhorse with dynamism.

“This style of game: no pads, tackle, full contact, it makes everybody look twice,” DePaul said. “You can’t just throw a blind shoulder into a kneecap.”So in the A7FL they took away the pads and made some changes to the rules to make the game safer. There are no kickoffs in their style of play and defenders tackle in a different way..

Tough sledding right now, he said of the trade winds, most of which are circulating around pending UFA Patrick Maroon and Mark Letestu. Can always get picks but I would prefer not to. You looking for a prospect who is close to playing, if not ready to play.

Singh: Governance has multiple dimensions. There is the issue of independent directors versus CEOs and how they set strategy. Then there is the whole issue about the shareholders versus managers and then shareholders versus other stakeholders. It was a game marred with penalties. And the Raiders took the run away from them. Being able to keep the game close forced the Chiefs to pass the ball.

Crazy close races in this NHL season. Two points separate the top three teams, Washington, Pittsburgh and Chicago. Seven points separate the top four scorers, Connor McDavid, Crosby, Patrick Kane and Brad Marchand. Bottom line is, I wasn at the top of my class, but I wasn at the bottom either. My goal is to be respected in what I doing and to help people move on in their lives. Simpson was being tried and sentenced there to 33 years in prison for robbery.

Demi Adepegba, Rayshon Walker, and Terrae McCann are three Tigers who will play both ways. Tucker is the smallest school in the state in 5A, but the Tigers still believe a playoff run is a strong possibility. 6 4 could get them there, but only if the young bucks come together to form a strong herd..

One deputy was immediately shot and killed. The other deputy engaged the suspect and was shot also. The suspect took the fallen deputy’s firearm and began walking North on Caracus Court actively shooting at the first responders as they arrived on the scene..

“I could hear in her voice she was shaking and about to cry.”Gonzalo Carazo described the scary scene to WCBS TV. “I saw one of the doctors and he had a gunshot wound to his hand,” Carazo said.”All I heard was a doctor saying, “Help, help!” Carazo locked himself in a room for about 15 minutes until police came and led him out of the hospital.The 120 year old hospital has nearly 1,000 beds and one of the busiest emergency rooms in New York City. It is about a mile and a half north of Yankee Stadium..

Notes: Dallas is 35 17 1 in openers, best mark in the NFL. Lee made 10 tackles to lead the Cowboys. Used to go a lot, but now, no, the woman said. Have a lot of friends in Michigan. I know people over there, they protest today. Changed Lives. 40. NFL 10.

When they did come out, the lawsuits says passed directly in front of where the petitioner and his guests were seated. Many of the fans in that area booed and cursed at the Saints players. Lawsuit claims that Saints players followed lead of Colin Kaepernick by disrespecting the flag, the Anthem; the USA and those who have served and are serving the USA in our military.

And Lemansblue, I said above mentioned the good he done concerning his character and I ALSO said I am no way clapping or giving him a standing ovation for the past two years. So what does that tell you? But you have to see the big picture and realize what is going on.I been lurking on this board for awhile now and am really less than impressed on most of the comments here. Lemansblue, you mention smart coaching as time of possession, slowing the game down, etc and you also vaunt Lloyd Carr as running an amazing program.

For many folks, getting dinner on the table is a chore, not a pleasure. If you don love to cook, or you not confident in your culinary skills, then it’s normal to feel like you’re in a food rut for awhile least until you develop a few basic meals that you can prepare quickly and easily. Here how:.

EXTRA POINTS: Former Central Catholic standout DeShone Kizer already is impressing general managers. The former Notre Dame quarterback met with San Francisco 49ers’ brass and “blew the doors off” during the interview, according to GM John Lynch. The 49ers own the second overall pick.

The onus is on NFL sacks leader DE Vic Beasley Jr. (44)), Tyson Jackson (94), Brooks Reed (50) and veteran Dwight Freeney (93) to get in Brady face. Doing so is challenging considering the Patriots underrated offensive line led by C David Andrews (60), RT Marcus Cannon (61) and LT Nate Solder (77) rarely lets Brady get bothered..

The reality is that if the game is to continue to be America game, the powers that be need to assess the future. Soccer has been a big reason for athletes to turn away from football. In soccer, smaller athletes are able to compete. “I remember it very vividly. It was very exciting. I had to pack a suitcase for him and bring it down to Toronto because he was flying right (to Los Angeles),” said the friendly Ursula, a proud mother of three and grandmother of seven (Mike and his wife, Christina, have two kids Kali, 5, and Colt, 3)..

A lot of parts of Colorado State system that I recognize, unlike a lot of college football that running up tempo, no huddle, spread option football, Gruden said. Some principles at Colorado State that will serve Grayson well. He can run it. Last week was a big one for CBS late night star Stephen Colbert, who recorded his best weekly ratings since his show debut week in 2015, Nielsen said. Friday show with Jodie Foster had a bigger audience than any other Colbert show on a Friday night. Colbert averaged 3.38 million viewers last week, compared to Jimmy Fallon 2.56 million on NBC and Jimmy Kimmel 2.12 million on ABC, Nielsen said..

Mayor Carol Hamilton said there were door to door warnings in Colwood, in the Esquimalt Lagoon area. Municipal staff also made sure the Esquimalt Lagoon and Coburg Peninsula areas were clear of vehicles, then blocked off the road, Hamilton said. “It comes directly to me when they have to initiate any emergency action.”.

Ed Zurga/ALLSPORT 2006: Lamar Hunt, the American businessman who co founded the American Football League, Major League Soccer, and World Championship Tennis, dies of complications related to prostate cancer at age 74 in Dallas, Texas. Hunt was also the founder and owner of the NFL’s Kansas City Chiefs and the MLS team Kansas City Wizards and at his death owned two MLS teams, Columbus Crew and FC Dallas. Forces near his home town of Tikrit in a mission code named Operation Red Dawn.