The VSS Unity is the first ship built from the ground up by Virgin Galactic's sister company, The Spaceship Company. But today, pilots Mark Stucky and Dave Mackay fired Unity's engines and continued skyward. This was the first time Unity has achieved supersonic flight. The VSS Unity rocket plane incorporates safety measures to prevent pilots from prematurely unlocking the feathering mechanism, which apparently functioned as intended Thursday.
The Heisman Trophy victor remained a free agent after the Browns released him in March 2017, but his return to the league was announced by the Ravens on Wednesday. Griffin is now the third quarterback on the roster. The QB completed 72.5 percent of his passes for 232 yards, two touchdowns and one interception, his best game of that season.
The actor-cum-director made his first mistake when telling the agent he "redid the United Kingdom version of The Office ". "Yes, that's exactly why I signed on to the movie", said Krasinski to CBS4's Lisa Petrillo. Sure, a part of the appeal of The Office is that the characters themselves weren't working to be amusing as much as they were reacting genuinely based on their personalities.
How would Max make it to 155 on just six days notice? "That's a tough weight cut for him", White said. "I even talked about it happening but when it got like three to four weeks out, I just said 'F**k it, these guys are gonna fight". Still, Nurmagomedov admits, the name Holloway was never one that crossed his mind, especially considering the featherweight champion pulled out of his own March 3 title defense against Brian Ortega with an ankle injury.
And explained afterwards that it was a tribute to his grandmother, who passed away recently. But the Gunners endured a frustrating first half, before scoring three goals in the last 15 minutes to take the Premier League points. Because when you play against a team who wants to stay in the PL nowadays, you have a fight, and you have to be ready mentally for it". Trouble is, Honigstein says that Wenger isn't moving, despite the fact that his side is a huge 13 points off fourth place in the ...
Other than what has been released in the link above, we don't know much more regarding boxing and college wrestling on the ESPN + streaming service but as fans of the sports we can get excited for more coverage than we get now. Phil Lo Greco bout in Liverpool, UK. Expect more details on the app before next week's ESPN + launch. In addition to being able to watch a slew of your favorite sports live, the ESPN Plus app will offer a little bit more.
The shootings come amid concerns over rising violent crime in the capital . Throughout London eight murder investigations were launched in January, 15 in February and 22 in March. A Downing Street spokesman said that the Government's new serious violence strategy will focus on intervention measures meant to "break the cycle" of violent crime.
Joshua's win should move him closer to a bout against Deontay Wilder, the American who holds the World Boxing Council's version of the heavyweight title. "Get him [Wilder] in the ring and I'll knock him spark out". He added: "We're looking at all options but I would say with the experience we've made over the last three months, with the fan base and brand awarenesss that Joe and Duco have developed here in the United Kingdom, I think there is every chance our next fight will be here in ...
The Warriors will know more after he sees a specialist Thursday for reevaluation, but Kerr, who has battled his own back issues, expressed relief that the injury was not more serious. He has a bright future. To see a young guy laying down there, it's an unfortunate situation. That timeline means McCaw will miss games against Phoenix , Oklahoma City and Indiana .
Both teams are off Friday and will resume the series Saturday afternoon. Now the Mets have a clean slate, and they're looking to Syndergaard, not only on Opening Day , but for a full, healthy season of 30-plus starts. On the mound: Martinez and the five relievers combined to walk nine Mets , the most by the team on opening day since a 10-walk game in 1984 ... A single from Yoenis Cespedes then made it 7-3, and Jay Bruce capped the inning with a single of his own to make it 8-3.
United scored twice within the opening 20 minutes and dominated possession against the relegation-threatened team. Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho said Lukaku and his teammates were brilliant in the first half, but exhausted in the second.
It's not like I set out to say I wanna become No. 1 in scoring 10-plus points, double digits for consecutive games or whatever and whatnot", he said. But with one of his patented two-handed dunks midway through the first quarter, James moved ahead of Jordan, whose streak stretched from 1986 to 2001.
The 36-year-old spent most of this campaign on the sidelines due to an injury he sustained towards the back-end of last season. With the crowd chanting "We Want Zlatan!" in the second half, the former Manchester United striker entered the game in the 71st minute to a raucous welcome from the home supporters, though his new club was trailing the expansion team 3-1.
If the Cardinals complete the deal, they will forfeit their second-highest draft pick in June, now No. 43, and $500,000 of worldwide signing-bonus allocation for the 2018-19 signing period. However, he missed the entirety of the 2016 season due to Tommy John surgery. The New York Mets are set to face off against the St. Louis Cardinals at Citi Field.
Hopkins also placed second in the 200 meter dash with a time of 28.65. The Eagles took control of the meet from beginning to end as they secured a first-place finish in the men's and women's teams. Jalen Smith earned a second-place finish in the 110-hurdles with a time of 21.2, while Terrance Thompson earned team points with a fifth-place result (22.89).
Joining them will be Maurice Cheeks . Kidd , a 10-time All-Star who won a title with the Mavericks in 2011, also ranks second behind Stocking with 2,684 career steals and third with 107 triple-doubles, behind Oscar Robertson and Magic Johnson.
The theme was similar to the one Joe Maddon adopted while talking to his Cubs when they gathered for spring training in 2016. Stanton won the 2017 NL MVP award with Miami, then was acquired by the Yankees in a December trade. "No doubt the buzz from the winter and coming into the spring is a lot louder and more positive, and that's our job", he said one spring morning.
He reportedly died early in the morning Thursday at Good Samaritan Medical Center. The Daily News reports he faced several health issued over the years, and died of multiple organ failure after being admitted to the hospital with pneumonia, dehydration and an infection.
IPL chairman Rajeev Shukla said on Wednesday: "The players that they have banned, we are also barring those two players from this season". Sunrisers Hyderabad captain David Warner . New Balance, which sponsors Steve Smith but not the Australian cricket team, would not comment on Wednesday. Smith and Warner will miss India's Tour of Australia in the year-end & ODI series in India next March.
Per NFL.com , the NFL has made 49 rule changes since 2002 to protect players, improve practice methods, better educate players and personnel on concussions and strengthen the league's medical protocols. While the offender could be disqualified, owners did not call for an automatic ejection on such a play - at least not yet. Of course, bettors and fantasy players could have a stake in the PAT, but neither participating team did, particularly now that points scored or points differential is ...
An hour later, Kisner couldn't hit a shot where he was aiming and lost six of the first seven holes. Three down after four. The victory means that Watson is only the fifth player to have won multiple Majors and multiple WGC titles. Furyk is, of course, the American Ryder Cup captain and you can be certain that Watson will be in that team. Phil Mickelson comes to mind. "I tried to stick with my game plan but everything went left or right".
The cheerleader, Bailey Davis, was sacked in January, in part because she posted a picture on her private Instagram account showing her in an outfit similar to a one-piece swimsuit that the team determined was against its policy. "For now, it is sufficient to say that Ms. Davis was not subject to discrimination because of her gender ". As per the rules, the cheerleaders aren't allowed to come in contact with players both online and offline both.
The speculation began in earnest shortly after a compromising video appeared on social media of Beckham. However, if the Giants are in contract talks with Beckham and plan to lock him up long-term, then these trade rumors will all just disappear.
Cricket Australia (CA) is expected to make an announcement about its investigation into the ball-tampering incident on Tuesday (South Africa time). Disgraced Australia cricket captain Smith was banned for one game as he and vice-captain David Warner stepped down from their roles on Sunday, March 25, 2018 amid a cheating scandal that has outraged their country and threatens a far more damaging fallout for one of the game's most exalted teams.
In the last friendly he told us so. "Winning the World Cup is the first hurdle to that". "Leo has to play like he does for his club, to put him into another structure is madness". Alongside me in the national team he had to play more on the left, maybe he's not so used to that. "Football is about the players, what I meant was he has the power to create links and communicate out on the field", he explained.
Remember, there are demands Lehmann's sacking and punishment for Smith and Warner, with a possible 12-month ban and removal from their respective roles of captain and vice-captain of the side. "In the last 48 hours the silence from David Warner has been deafening". You wouldn't have picked it up from normal television coverage. However, Buchanan also said it is extremely hard to lead a side and Smith will get a chance to redeem his value for the side after the controversial act.
Nassar received two prison sentences in MI of 40 to 125 years and 40 to 175 years for molesting female athletes under the guise of medical treatment. Those sentences will not begin until he finishes the federal sentence. She also spoke to reporters from the Indianapolis Star for a story that would make her the first woman to publicly accuse Nassar of sexual assault.
As Jim Lampley stated at the beginning of Round 5, Lucas Browne seemingly could not see the left hand coming, as Whyte continued to play target practice on Browne's face. With the victory, Whyte remains on track to become next in line for Wilder's WBC strap-a fight he excitedly yelled for in his post-fight interview.
Just it's impossible at the moment. Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro is also through as the Indian Wells Masters victor overcame Dutchman Robin Haase 6-4, 5-7, 6-2. "I'm just in general trying everything I can. That's all. I lost to a better player". "I love playing on the hard court". Roger Federer lost his second consecutive match and the No.
His arrival in Los Angeles was announced with stereotypical swagger as a full-page advert in the LA Times read simply: "Dear Los Angeles, You're welcome". I haven't played games in a while and that is what I miss now. Ibrahimovic also showed his motivation in the financial aspects of his move. Los Angeles should give him the stage he craves and the chance to thrive for a few more years at a less demanding technical level, even if he has had to swallow his pride a little by taking a ...
Only Real Madrid superstar Ronaldo can claim to have bettered that return, while Salah's 28 goals in the Premier League having him leading the race for the English Golden Boot and the European Golden Shoe . But beyond insisting he wants to play for a "very big club" that "has the prospect of winning the title", Can is ruling nothing out - with even staying right he is among the options on the table.
Argentina qualified for the World Cup in Russian Federation narrowly, finishing third in CONMEBOL and securing a spot in Russian Federation in their final qualifying match. "We suffered with their control of possession and lost some shape", Italy boss Luigi di Biagio said. Buffon, winning his 176th cap, was quickly called into action as di Maria tested the 40-year-old with a low strike.
Salah has 36 goals in all competitions for Liverpool this term, 28 of which have come in the top flight. "Do not get me wrong". The Liverpool midfielder is out of contract in the summer and expected to leave, with Juventus often touted as the likeliest destination.
The world No.22 broke Williams again after a back-and-forth deuce battle to take the first set. Williams had to save break point in her first service game of the second set, a thumping serve down the middle helping her to hold. 'It makes sense to protect someone who goes on maternity leave , ' said Blake about his countrywoman. But late Monday night, the 23-time Grand Slam singles victor (and new mom ) realized that something about the Nickelodeon show never quite made sense to her: "if the ...
The charges stem from an incident late last month in which Martin posted a photo of a shotgun and shells with the caption "When you're a bully victim & a coward, your options are suicide, or revenge". after allegedly posting a threat to former National Football League teammates and classmates on Instagram. What prompted the reported arrest warrant and new charges nearly a month later is not clear.
Since upsetting Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer to win the US Open at the precocious age of 20, Juan Martín del Potro has had to wait and wait for his happy tennis endings. "I am exited to see what is next". This is what I miss when I was injured, you know. Del Potro was also keen to praise World No. 1 Federer after the match.
The post also included mentions of the Instagram usernames of former Miami Dolphins players Richie Incognito and Mike Pouncey and said suicide and revenge were the only options for a victim of bullying. While this announcement is welcome among football teams, McMahon can't be too pleased about another league stealing his thunder a year ahead of the XFL relaunch.
Xi's plan to build a "world-class" military by mid-century has also raised concerns about how it plans to use its increasingly modern forces amid regional frictions over Beijng's territorial claims in the South China Sea. To rapturous applause, Mr Xi told the Communist Party faithful in the cavernous chamber that "rejuvenation of the Chinese nation has become the biggest dream of the Chinese people".
A young Cincinnati fan has touched hearts by weeping on live TV as Nevada rallied from 22 points down to win in a stunning reversal. Junior Caleb Martin humorously explained that Musselman was looking for an opportunity to show off his physique.
As reported by The Guardian , the 25-year-old Brazil global, who can operate as an attacking midfielder or as a winger, wanted to leave Liverpool in the summer of 2017 and had put in a transfer request. "He complements the team so well with Bobby (Firmino) and Sadio (Mane ) and the front three anyone in the world would fear them". Miguel Britos has confessed that he struggled to contain Mohamed Salah in Saturday's heavy defeat to Liverpool and now wants to forget all about the game.
Joe's student. A flyer containing three photos and a physical description of Dombroski is being widely circulated by police on the resort island and the Bermuda Broadcasting Company. "We thank the citizens of Bermuda". Mark Dombroski, 19, of DE, was last seen at 1:15 a.m. Sunday at a bar called The Dog House, officials said. A cause of death was not released but forensic experts were still processing the scene where his body was found and an autopsy was planned, said Acting ...
Miles Bridges scored 29 points, and third-seeded Michigan State outlasted 14th-seeded Bucknell 82-78. Wade had been expected to play after suffering a stress fracture in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 Tournament, but never saw the floor.
Patrick's Day parade. "After I arrived in Ireland , I tended sheep every day, and I prayed frequently during the day", he wrote in his "Confessions". Patrick and it's the day of his death I believe? One of the most-often repeated phrases on St. Patrick's Day is " Erin go Bragh! ". Did you know that each year the entire Chicago River turns green? Green dates back to the 1700s, when supporters of Irish independence from England used green as the color to represent their cause.
Hazard has ambitions of winning the Champions League and if Chelsea can't secure participation in the competition for next season, the Belgian could be on his way out of Stamford Bridge. Speaking after the match, Alonso told BTSport: "They have Lionel Messi and I think they were the better team even though we competed well in both games".
Four-time major champion McIlroy , who needs only a Masters green jacket to complete a career Grand Slam, birdied two of the last three holes to fire 67. Stenson opened with a 13-foot birdie putt and answered a bogey at eight with a 30-foot birdie putt at nine. But an errant tee shot at the par-5 16th led to a bogey and he dropped another shot at the 17th to fall well off the pace at 10 under.
The move not only allows the Jets to finally find a franchise quarterback, but for the Colts to still find a bluechip prospect in the draft. The Jets, obviously, desperately want a quarterback from this draft class. 1 overall pick, according to sources , were prepared". The best quarterbacks in this draft are regarded (in some order) as USC's Sam Darnold, UCLA's Josh Rosen , Wyoming's Josh Allen , and Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield .
Jones asked. "Are there any Welsh people here?" "Every team I have had that has been a champion team has had these runs and they are instrumental in how you remake a team", said Jones. "They're available for selection". Ahead of Wales' Six Nations clash against France in Cardiff on Saturday, a Welsh Rugby Union spokesman declined to respond to the comments from Jones.
Little Caesars is offering a free lunch combo on April 2, after an upset in the NCAA men's tournament. Little Caesar's had a promotion going that if a number 16 seed beat a number 1 seed in the NCAA March Madness Tournament , everyone in the US would win a free lunch combo .
According to Christopher Clarey of the New York Times , the 20-time major champion was 15-0 in 2018 entering play Thursday, and 13 of those wins came in straight sets. Without dropping a set at this year's Indian Wells , 20-time Grand Slam titlist will ask Borna Coric a serious question as the young Croatian will be his next opponent.
Federer, the defending champion of the competition, won the French player, 7-5 6-4 in just an hour and 22 minutes. The quarterfinals were as far as Chung got at the ATP Mexican Open in Acapulco at the start of March as well, losing to world No.