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Looks on Campus: Chelsea - University of Oxford

Chelsea's style secret? Raiding both her mom and dad's closets for hidden gems!Chelsea’s cute and comfortable ensemble immediately caught my eye amongst the swarms of tourists that invade Oxford in the summer. In the midst of a (relatively rare) heatwave in England, we often forgo style in favor of practicality; Chelsea is proof we can do both. Chelsea 101 Name: ChelseaHometown: London, EnglandSchool: Hertford College, University of OxfordYear: Second YearMajor: History and German Let’s Talk F...
Tags: Topshop, England, London, Instagram, College, Chelsea, Oxford, Street Style, Midi Skirt, University of Oxford, Zara, Sneakers, Summer Trends, Hedi Slimane, Campus Style, Looks on Campus


What do CSULB’s real-life shark scientists think of ‘The Meg’?

So “The Meg” – the widely promoted action movie about 75-foot megalodon dinosaur sharks suddenly coming back to life in the Eastern Pacific – enjoyed a much better-than-expected, $45 million opening weekend in North American theaters. Some viewers have embraced the adaptation of Steve Alten’s 1997 sharksploitation book “Meg: A Novel of Deep Terror” as actual seagoing science. Is such a shark tale possible? Or is it mere “Jurassic Waterpark” fantasy? In response, we sent a couple of marine biolog...
Tags: Business, Hollywood, Movies, News, California, La, Sport, Marine, Soccer, Long Beach, Peru, Rex, North America, Local News, Sharks, Jason Statham


Diego Costa nets brace as Atletico Madrid claim UEFA Super Cup crown over Real Madrid

Real Madrid Atletico Madrid 2 4 AET Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats TALLINN -- Atletico Madrid finally got their own back on Real Madrid in European competition by snatching a 4-2 win over their city rivals after extra time to lift the UEFA Super...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Real Madrid, Champions League, Diego Costa, Atletico Madrid, Uefa, Europa League, Uefa Super Cup, Tallinn, Atletico, Real Madrid Atletico Madrid


Everton deputy chairman plays down Alisher Usmanov rumours

Could Usmanov invest in Everton? Everton deputy chairman Keith Harris has played down comments from Alisher Usmanov suggesting he could invest in the club following his Arsenal exit. The Russian billionaire had a seat on the Gunners board up until this summer but was unable to have any say in club matters. That seat was once shared with Farhad Moshiri, who left in an attempt to build his own legacy at Everton. While Usmanov stayed and looked to gain more power at the club, Arsenal’s majority sh...
Tags: Los Angeles, Bloomberg, Sport, Soccer, Arsenal, Everton, Indianapolis Colts, Alisher Usmanov, Los Angeles California, Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, Stan Kroenke, Kroenke, Abramovich, John W Henry, Usmanov, Keith Harris


Transfer Rater: Simon Mignolet to Napoli, Miralem Pjanic to Real Madrid

The latest transfer rumours from around the world. Things change in the blink of an eye in football. The Football Whispers Index takes the latest transfer rumours and gives them a score out of five; the higher the score, the more realistic and reliable the Whisper. Here are today's top five emerging whispers. And keep an eye on Transfer Talk for all the latest gossip. Simon Mignolet to Napoli With the Belgian goalkeeper falling to third choice at Liverpool following the arrival of Alisson a...
Tags: Football, Sport, Liverpool, Real Madrid, Transfers, Jurgen Klopp, Simon Mignolet, Blog Post, Blog - Transfer Talk, Napoli, Alisson, Napoli Miralem Pjanic


Christian Ramirez scores twice as LAFC blanks Real Salt Lake, 2-0

LAFC Real Salt Lake 2 0 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » Highlights GameCast Lineups and Stats Christian "Superman" Ramirez left a significant impression on the home fans in his first start for LAFC, scoring...
Tags: Football, Superman, Sport, Story, Major League Soccer, Sporting Kansas City, Real Salt Lake, Lafc, Ramirez, Minnesota United, RSL, Christian Ramirez, LAFC Real Salt Lake


Sergio Ramos claims ‘no one is above Real Madrid’ after Ronaldo exit

Real Madrid will live on without Cristiano Bernabeu star Sergio Ramos has explained that ‘no one is above Real Madrid’ following Cristiano Ronaldo’s Juventus move. The Portuguese star left Real Madrid for the Italian giants this summer after the club made an audacious move for him. They eventually thrashed out a £105million deal and he left the Bernabeu, 9 years and 438 goals after signing from Manchester United. However, the show must go on and Real Madrid will now look to stay at the top of E...
Tags: Spain, Sport, Soccer, Manchester United, La Liga, Liverpool, Real Madrid, Champions League, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus, Cristiano, Jurgen Klopp, Sergio Ramos, Klopp, Sevilla FC


X Marks the Story: August 2018

Finding excellent short SFF can often feel like hunting for buried treasure. Sometimes it takes a guide to help fill in the map, connecting readers with fantastic fiction and showing where X Marks The Story–a new monthly column from Charles Payseur. It’s August here at X Marks the Story, which means the seasons are starting to shift. The year, once young and bright, is now well past middle age and the end is like a taste of harvest spice. The perfect time for an X-ponential increase in ghost st...
Tags: Books, America, Earth, Chelsea, Bob, Bill, Charles, Short Fiction, Maddie, Erin, Eleanor, CHAN, Frances, Rosetta Tharpe, Anna Maria, Chrysalis


Fred explains how Arsenal legend helped him pick Man United

Fred had options Manchester United fans were thrilled when they signed Fred in the summer, and it seems they have a former Arsenal player to thank. That’s because Fred’s agent is Gilberto Silva, who told the midfielder that the best option for him would be Manchester United. There were plenty of options for Fred, including big money offers from China and also Man United’s big rivals Man City  – yet the player opted for Jose Mourinho’s men. MANCHESTER, ENGLAND – MAY 13: Michael Carrick of Manch...
Tags: England, Instagram, China, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Manchester United, West Ham United, Old Trafford, Arsenal, Roy Hodgson, Michael Carrick, Jose Mourinho, Leicester, Crystal Palace


Zinedine Zidane keen on Manchester United job – L’Equipe

Zinedine Zidane linked with Manchester United! The front page of L’Equipe makes for very interesting reading on Wednesday. Specifically for Manchester United fans. According to the reliable French newspaper, Zinedine Zidane has his eyes on a job in the Premier League – specifically the role of manager at Manchester United. Vincent Duluc writes in L’Equipe on Wednesday that “After choosing to leave Real Madrid, the French coach would look to the Premier League today, starting next season. And es...
Tags: England, Instagram, France, Qatar, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester United, Liverpool, Mauricio Pochettino, Real Madrid, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus, Jose Mourinho, Zinedine Zidane


Real Madrid's Sergio Ramos plays down Cristiano Ronaldo 'family' comments

Watch Cristiano Ronaldo and the stars of Serie A all season long, with every match from the Italian top flight available on ESPN and ESPN+. Following the departure of Cristiano Ronaldo, the ESPN FC panel question if Real Madrid will have the pieces necessary to win La Liga this season. Stewart Robson reveals his projected Juventus XI as Cristiano Ronaldo gets set to make his Serie A debut against Chievo. Sergio Ramos insisted that Real Madrid have "always felt like a family" a...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, La Liga, Real Madrid, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Juventus, Espn, Sergio Ramos, Italian Serie A, Stewart Robson, Juve, Spanish Primera Division, Agnelli, Villar Perosa


Wayne Rooney nets two as DC United stays hot to beat Portland Timbers

DC United Portland Timbers 4 1 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » Highlights GameCast Lineups and Stats Wayne Rooney scored his second and third MLS goals to lead D.C. United in their come-from-behind victory ...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Portland, Wayne Rooney, Rooney, Major League Soccer, DC United, Portland Timbers, D C United, Fisher, Timbers, Darren Mattocks, Oniel Fisher, Audi Field, DC United Portland Timbers


La Liga preview: Are Atletico ready to topple Barcelona and Real Madrid?

Following the departure of Cristiano Ronaldo, the ESPN FC panel question if Real Madrid will have the pieces necessary to win La Liga this season. Former Real Madrid midfielder Steve McManaman explains why he can't see his old side catching Barcelona in La Liga after losing Cristiano Ronaldo. With Thibaut Courtois set to join Real Madrid, the FC crew assess whether he improves their chances of winning La Liga more than Keylor Navas. ESPN FC's La Liga correspo...
Tags: Football, Blog, Sport, Barcelona, La Liga, Real Madrid, Cristiano Ronaldo, Atletico Madrid, Gareth Bale, Espn, Zinedine Zidane, Madrid, Blog Post, Keylor Navas, Graham Hunter, Atletico


Tantalus Triple Trek Preview Run, 8/18, 6AM

Aloha Everyone, Let the crazy HURT ultra run season begin! Join us this Saturday, August 18th, for a loop or so of the 2018 Tantalus Triple Trek course. We will be meeting at the picnic area by the Maunalaha & Kanealole trailhead (just behind the Hawaii Nature Center) by 6am. We will depart shortly thereafter. We will be going in the clockwise direction (up Kanealole/Center trail aka Pipe). Scroll down for course map. Please be sure to bring enough water and nutrition for the roughly 10-mile ...
Tags: Sport, Hawaii, Running, HURT Hawaii, Weekly Training Schedule, Hawaii Nature Center, 2018 Trail Series, Triple Trek, Tantalus Triple Trek, Maunalaha Kanealole, Kanealole Center, Sandi Jeff


So long DIYbonefishing.com and thanks for all the fish

Some of you may have noticed that the old DIYbonefishing.com site, which had allllll sorts of information on where to find bonefish, is now this hot wreck: When was the last time you were bonefishing in a fresh water lake with snow capped mountains in the background? This is a snapshot of the old website: Gee… I notice a considerable difference. Why buy the site and then put up a totally generic and crappy face on it? I mean… who does that? Rod Hamilton was the guy behind the original DIY webs...
Tags: Diy, Sport, Fishing, Rod, Rod Hamilton, All the other stuff, Bonefishing


Future of UNM Skiing Again in Doubt

Current members of the University of New Mexico ski team advocate for their team’s continued survival in this file photo from spring 2017. (Photo: Save the UNM Ski Team) The men’s and women’s cross-country ski teams at the University of New Mexico (UNM), previously saved following a groundswell of support in spring 2017, may be on the chopping block again. A meeting has been scheduled for this Friday, Aug. 17, to consider a proposal to eliminate several sports teams at UNM, including both ski ...
Tags: Google, Utah, General, News, Washington Post, Sport, University, Atlantic, Skiing, Ncaa, Athletics, New Mexico, Journal, Albuquerque, Board, Lobo


Late own goal hands Bidvest Wits shock win over Orlando Pirates

An own goal in the last 10 minutes allowed Bidvest Wits a 'snatch and grab' win away at Orlando Pirates for their third win in as many games at the start of the new season and top place in South Africa's Premier Soccer League. New signing Hashim Domingo's clever play coming in from the flank and then playing a square ball off the legs of Gladwin Shitolo settled the outcome in a match in which Pirates had dominated. It add to an away win last week at Kaizer Chiefs in what is a...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, South Africa, Latest, Pirates, Kaizer Chiefs, Bidvest, Orlando Pirates, Bidvest Wits, Hashim Domingo, Gladwin Shitolo


Fresh off the DL, Rene Rivera hits go-ahead homer in Angels’ victory

Angels starting pitcher Felix Pena throws to the plate during the first inning of Wednesday’s game against the Padres in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull) SAN DIEGO, CA – AUGUST 15: Robbie Erlin #41 of the San Diego Padres pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels at PETCO Park on August 15, 2018 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds SAN DIEGO, CA – AUGUST 15: Albert Pujols ...
Tags: Texas, Angels, Sports, Sport, Soccer, San Diego, Mlb, Los Angeles Angels, San Diego Padres, Anaheim, Rivera, Justin Upton, Myers, Padres, Fletcher, Petco Park


Liverpool midfielder James Milner gets Harry Potter treatment

After suffering a nasty cut in Liverpool's final preseason friendly, James Milner was forced to begin the Premier League campaign against West Ham last weekend with a thick bandage around his head. The Reds midfielder has since had his stitches removed, leaving him with a large scar on his forehead that is vaguely reminiscent of a certain boy wizard. Stitches out =M
Tags: Football, Blog, Sport, Premier League, Liverpool, Harry Potter, West Ham, James Milner, Reds, Blog Post, Blog - The Toe Poke


Germany down 14 places in FIFA world rankings; France up to No. 1

Manuel Neuer insists despite the stressing nature of Germany's World Cup exit, the playing group must move on. Former West Germany striker Karl-Heinz Rummenigge believes Germany's preparation was not up to scratch ahead of the World Cup. Germany's exit in the group stage of the World Cup has seen them plummet to 15th in FIFA's world rankings -- their lowest position in more than a decade. The defending World Cup champions entered the competition No. 1 in the ranking...
Tags: France, Germany, Football, Sport, Story, Fifa, Manuel Neuer, Blog - Fifa, Karl Heinz Rummenigge, Francia, Former West Germany


Percy Tau's Belgian move makes a mockery of his talent

South Africa's top footballer Percy Tau will spend the season in the Belgian second division after signing a loan deal with Royale Union Saint-Gilloise in a move that makes a mockery of his talent. Both clubs confirmed the move on Wednesday, trumpeting it as his opportunity to ease into life in Europe.  The switch was always on the cards as the Belgian club are owned by Brighton & Hove Albion boss Tony Bloom and the player was not eligible for a work permit in England to allow him to play i...
Tags: Europe, England, Football, Sport, Story, South Africa, Brighton Hove Albion, Latest, Percy Tau, Tony Bloom, Royale Union Saint Gilloise


Football’s early start creates logjam of transfer approvals

The start of high school football season is just two days away, yet programs are still left to ask which transfers are eligible to play. The prep season’s early start is prompting a higher sense of urgency to that question. What used to be the first week of September many moons ago, has gone from the last week of August to now mid-August. A prime example being the clash between Oaks Christian and Chaminade Thursday night, almost two weeks sooner than last year’s season-opener on Aug. 25. “The ea...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, Arizona, Valencia, Floyd, Higley, San Fernando Valley, Washinton, Alemany, Westlake High School, Chaminade, Granada Hills, High School Football, Paraclete, Harbor City


How to lower car insurance in 4 steps

Car insurance rates are rising — by a lot. According to the Federal Consumer Price Index , consumers saw a 7.6% rise in car insurance from 2017 to 2018. That’s more than double the average annual rise in car insurance rates. Learning how to lower car insurance premiums is more important for consumers than ever. To help, I want to go over my system to do exactly that — as well as give you 10 great scripts to use to uncover even more savings. “Who has the cheapest car insurance?” How to lower...
Tags: Saving, Virginia, Marketing, Alabama, New Hampshire, Va, Money Management, Nascar, AAA, Ball, ND, UT, GEICO, Ga, ACME, Google Spreadsheet Here


Watch: Seahawks pay R-E-S-P-E-C-T to the late, great Aretha Franklin at training camp

The Seahawks, like legions of other music fans, mourned Aretha Franklin's passing in their own way Thursday.
Tags: News, Aretha Franklin, Sports, Seahawks


Predicting the Lightning’s Fourth Line

There are relatively few question marks for the Tampa Bay Lightning heading into the 2018-19 season. Based on their offseason free-agent signings (or lack thereof) and the general state of their roster, one could reasonably predict the team’s starting forward lineup based off last season. You know that names like Nikita Kucherov and Steven Stamkos will be on the top line while Tyler Johnson, J.T. Miller, Ondrej Palat and Brayden Point will be filling in the rest of the top six. Their third line ...
Tags: Usa, Sport, Lightning, AHL, Hockey, NHL, Syracuse, Tampa Bay Lightning, Steve Yzerman, Kim Klement, Tampa Bay, LA Kings, Callahan, Jon Cooper, Steven Stamkos, Nikita Kucherov


Lakers will join NBA 2K League next season, pushing into SoCal eSports

A whole new kind of Lakers team will appear in Los Angeles next year – one that plays basketball through pixels and lines of code. The Lakers are one of four franchises that will join the NBA 2K League next season, expanding the NBA’s gaming league from 17 to 21 teams. The Atlanta Hawks, Brooklyn Nets and Minnesota Timberwolves are also adding franchises to the video game league. For the Lakers, the venture into eSports represents expanding the franchise’s already sizable footprint into the gami...
Tags: New York, Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Brooklyn, Fifa, Portland, Nba, Kobe Bryant, Oakland, Minnesota Timberwolves, Los Angeles Lakers, Staples Center, Golden State Warriors, Lakers


Transfer Talk: Zinedine Zidane eyes Man United job after Real Madrid exit

The FC crew answer your tweets, including whether or not Zinedine Zidane would be a good fit for Manchester United if Jose Mourinho gets sacked. The English transfer window is closed, but the rest of Europe is still open for business, and Transfer Talk has the latest rumours making the rounds. Follow along with our daily blog throughout the summer. When does the transfer window close in the top European leagues? All completed moves: Prem | Champ | La Liga | Serie A | Bundesliga | Ligue 1 TOP ST...
Tags: Europe, Football, Sport, Manchester United, La Liga, Real Madrid, Transfers, Jose Mourinho, Zinedine Zidane, United, Blog Post, Blog - Transfer Talk, Ligue


Everton chief admits Richarlison deal cost more due to Marco Silva row

Raul Jimenez and Wolverhampton Wanderers came from behind twice to earn a share of the points against Richarlison and 10-man Everton. Raul Jimenez and Wolverhampton Wanderers came from behind twice to earn a share of the points against Richarlison and 10-man Everton. Raul Jimenez and Wolverhampton Wanderers came from behind twice to earn a share of the points against Richarlison and 10-man Everton. ESPN FC's Steve Nicol admits he was forced to eat some humble pie ...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Everton, Transfers, Merseyside, Watford, Ronald Koeman, Wolverhampton Wanderers, English Premier League, Steve Nicol, Hornets, Everton ESPN, Silva, Marco Silva, Raul Jimenez


Carabao Cup draw: Southampton get Brighton, Newcastle at Forest

ESPN FC's Craig Burley details the expectations for new managers Maurizio Sarri and Unai Emery ahead of Chelsea and Arsenal's match this weekend. Southampton will travel to Brighton in the Carabao Cup in the only all-Premier League matchup of the second round. The 13 top-flight clubs not involved in the Champions League or Europa League enter the cup at this stage, but only south-coast rivals Southampton and Brighton were drawn against each other. Newcastle face a trip to four-time wi...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Chelsea, Premier League, Southampton, Newcastle, Brighton, Champions League, West Ham, Espn, Brighton & Hove Albion, Europa League, Nottingham Forest, St James, Forest


Laguna Beach mansion selling for $14 million created by designer of Qatar palace

The entry of the three-level home, set on a half acre at the top of secluded Irvine Cove in Laguna Beach. Click through the slideshow to see more of the house. (Photo courtesy of The Agency) (Photo courtesy of The Agency) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds (Photo courtesy of The Agency) (Photo courtesy of The Agency) (Photo courtesy of The Agency) (Photo courtesy of The Agency) (Photo courtesy of The Agency) (Photo courtesy of The Agency) (Photo courtesy of...
Tags: Business, Real Estate, Housing, White House, Qatar, Sport, Syria, Soccer, Bill Gross, Damascus, Wall Street Journal, Doha, Harper, Bazaar, Malibu, McDonald



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