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by | December 19, 2017 | 08:22

This holiday season the US Postal Service is set to deliver more than 15 billion pieces of mail, including 850 million packages. "And our deadline dates are ( Tuesday ) for first class mail, Wednesday for priority mail". The Postal Service also expects to deliver almost 200 million packages per week during these two weeks. Nationwide, the Postal Service expects to deliver almost 200 million packages per week during the last week before Christmas, according to USPS statistics.

by | December 19, 2017 | 08:04

A few months ago he was getting a lot of attention for his big dream fight with Floyd Mayweather , and now everyone's wondering what's next for Conor. He since went on to box against Mayweather, who has never fought in UFC but teased the possibility of doing so last week. His lavish shopping exploits don't appear to be coming to an end any time soon, however he is announced that he wants his next fight to be in the octagon rather than the boxing ring.

by | December 19, 2017 | 07:57

We gave ourselves a chance and we competed with the best team in the Eastern Conference. But this time instead of a 16-0 run, the Celtics ran into some resistance, with a Stephenson 3-pointer cutting the Celtics edge to 87-82 with 10:25 left.

by | December 19, 2017 | 07:40

He blamed his country's support for the USA in the region for the rise of terrorism and accused Washington of blaming Pakistan for its failures. "Pakistan has been battling with security problems for the past many years". "The United States continues to face threats from transnational terrorists and militants operating from within Pakistan", read part of the 55-page document that pertained to South Asia.

by | December 19, 2017 | 07:40

Just before kickoff Sunday, Sports Illustrated released a report with details of the allegations against Richardson. Word came Monday that Richardson would step aside from day-to-day activities so he can focus on the sale of the team. Becker has handled business operations, entertainment, stadium operations, ticketing and sponsorship for the Panthers and has the support of former Bank of America chief executive and chairman Hugh McColl, who with Richardson led the effort that lured an ...

by | December 19, 2017 | 07:37

The American has already served two bans for doping violations, in 2001 and 2006, but had returned to the top of the sport and has consistently claimed he has been racing clean. "These allegations are very serious and strike at the heart of the integrity of athletics", he said. Gold medal victor United States' Justin Gatlin , right, knees in front of Jamaica's Usain Bolt , who won bronze, after the men's 100m final during the World Athletics Championships.

by | December 19, 2017 | 07:38

On Monday, however, Patrick's rep confirmed to People that they are "no longer in a relationship". Patrick and Stenhouse's relationship began just prior to their rookie Cup seasons in 2013 . Patrick didn't attend the end-of-season NASCAR awards in Las Vegas with Stenhouse last month, leading to speculation about a potential breakup. She was previously married to Paul Hospenthal , a marriage that ended after seven years.

by | December 19, 2017 | 07:36

The Federal Aviation Administration issued a ground stop for flights to Atlanta at 11:30 a.m. ET Sunday, meaning that planes are being held at their departure airports, according to a tweet on the airport's verified Twitter account. Chick-fil-A broke its golden rule so it could provide food for thousands of travelers stranded at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.

by | December 19, 2017 | 07:32

Peyton Barber fumbled at the Atlanta 5-yard and the Falcons recovered. All three of Tampa Bay's division rivals are still in the thick of the playoff race, but even if the Bucs were to sweep them down the stretch, would it be enough for Koetter to save his job? But I can't see them slowing the Falcons offense, which went insane on Tampa Bay earlier this season.

by | December 18, 2017 | 20:58

Exhausted of reading? Click through the gallery to see the final three nominees. This was made known on Monday by CAF after the football body released the final shortlist for the award that did not include the Chelsea player. 30 players were initially shortlisted, then reduced to an 11-man shortlist out of which the final three have now been decided. The German will slug it with Argentine and Egypt's coach Hector Cuper and Wydad Casablanca's L'Hussein Amoutta.

by | December 18, 2017 | 18:25

The forward was top scorer at Euro 2016, helping France to the final where they lost to Portugal in Paris, and came third in that year's Ballon d'Or player of the year award. It's the normal job of the club". Barcelona now sit at the top of the Spanish top flight, with Atletico Madrid six points behind in second place.

by | December 18, 2017 | 18:10

The procession for 34-year-old Cory Iverson, a Cal Fire San Diego engineer who was killed Thursday, was delayed by traffic problems. Cal Fire San Diego spokesman Jon Heggie described Iverson to the San Diego Union-Tribune as "the kind of firefighter you could rely on".

by | December 18, 2017 | 17:43

Instead, it deviated sharply with the assistance of a crack in the pitch and crashed into the off and middle stumps, effectively a leg break bowled at more than 140kmh. "I think he was a little bit sore", Smith told reporters. "He's going to come from wide of the crease and try and hit that crack". Having dismissed England's openers for a combined 17 runs on day four, Hazlewood required just one delivery to make the first breakthrough of the morning.

by | December 18, 2017 | 16:50

The Baggies are organised enough that they will keep clean sheets against teams who don't have the benefit of United's firepower but goals are still an issue and in four games under Pardew, they have only scored once. "But I should have maybe made two or three changes". They did not lack commitment against Liverpool but they did look off the pace. "We are second.

by | December 18, 2017 | 15:56

The Patriots will miss a reliable receiver, but Hogan's right shoulder needs more time to recover. Fantasy implications: If you were planning on starting Hogan and don't have any other late game options, you'll want to bench him. Britt joined the Patriots this week after getting waived by the Cleveland Browns. Brandin Cooks and Danny Amendola will lead the receiving corps against the Steelers, and Rob Gronkowski makes a return after missing last week's game due to his league suspension.

by | December 18, 2017 | 15:01

The Madrid outfit edged past Al Jazira in the semi-finals before Cristiano Ronaldo netted the only goal in Saturday's final to see Real to a 1-0 victory over Brazilian side Gremio . Asked about Ronaldo's future, Zidane added: "For us, it is fundamental that Cristiano stays all his life". "He is the best without doubt. This is a different Real , but Cristiano has marked an era".

by | December 18, 2017 | 14:49

Salah has been a revelation for the Reds since arriving from Roma in the summer in a £34million deal. "He's still young and is improving all the time". However, Salah has been talked up as a target for the European champions in recent weeks, and Zidane has done nothing to dismiss the rumours in his Friday press conference.

by | December 18, 2017 | 14:44

The team faces Cincinnati at noon Sunday at U.S. Bank Stadium. Rudolph then went through a workout Saturday and was subsequently upgraded to questionable, setting the stage for him to surprisingly suit up in Week 15 after going through pregame warmups Sunday without any apparent issues.

by | December 18, 2017 | 11:24

I try to enjoy the moment, I like to play football and every time I go inside the pitch I try my best". Phil's a Liverpool player. "He is probably the most comfortable that I've seen him in the shirt", Jenas told Match of the Day. Asked if Salah has cemented himself among the league's top stars, Mignolet replied: "Yeah of course; he's already scored 20 goals, as a winger". We all knew the move was going to happen but the midfielder, who when at Arsenal was used as a versatile ...

by | December 18, 2017 | 10:21

Arsenal's first league win in four games pleased their manager Arsene Wenger , who singled out Ozil and talented 20-year old left back Ainsley Maitland-Niles, who produced another fine performance for the Gunners. Ozil's goal gave Arsenal the lead, and won them the game. "The game we played at Liverpool was probably the worst game we played all season", he said .

by | December 18, 2017 | 07:54

He added that strict action will be taken if any black marketing of tickets was found. "After failing to get the ticket from the counter, I bought one paying '2000 from black market while its actual rate is '600", said a fan. CCTV cameras along with pan-tilt-zoom cameras have also been installed at all the entry points, dressing rooms and stands in the stadium to avoid any untoward incident.

by | December 18, 2017 | 07:12

Unfortunately for Adams, it's the second time this season he's been knocked out by an illegal hit. This season has demonstrated that the league's current rules aren't curbing unsafe hits to the head as well as they should. Adams has been ruled out for the game with a concussion. When he was leaving the field, he took offense to something said to him and made a one-finger obscene gesture toward a fan.

by | December 18, 2017 | 06:53

The Seahawks were embarrassed by the Rams on Sunday at CenturyLink Field, the latest piece of evidence that their air of home invincibility has faded. Cooper returned Seattle's second punt 53 yards to the 1-yard line, paving the way for an easy touchdown run by Gurley. Wilson wasn't replaced by Austin Davis until the Seahawks' final possession.

by | December 18, 2017 | 06:09

It was milestone big. Intrust Bank Arena says to expect parking spaces to be full around the arena. Against a really talented USC team last week, he got 29 points and nine assists. No. 2 Michigan State 86, Oakland 73: Cassius Winston scored 19 points, and the Spartans (10-1) went on a 12-2 run late in the second half to hold off the Golden Grizzlies (6-5) at Detroit.

by | December 18, 2017 | 04:12

Gould accounted for all the San Francisco scoring other than Garoppolo's touchdown pass. Follow along with us, as the 49ers seek to extend their winning streak to three games and move to 4-10 on the season. Mariota then drove the Titans to their go-ahead score with 1:07 left. The 49ers dominated the first 28 1/2 minutes, building a 16-3 lead on the strength of Garoppolo's 18-for-26, 189-yard first half.

by | December 18, 2017 | 03:51

Boxer Joshua, who became a heavyweight world champion earlier this year, had been the red-hot 1-8 favourite with bookmakers, while Hamilton was second favourite after winning his fourth Formula One title. He was denied the chance to tell viewers how he felt as the 's live satellite link to the ceremony in Liverpool's Echo Arena cut out seconds later.

by | December 18, 2017 | 03:24

Luck previously suffered a setback with pain and discomfort once he began throwing the ball again. Luck will return to the United States this week after spending the last month rehabbing in Europe. There was hope that Luck would be ready early in the season, but he did not recover in time. Now, according to ESPN's Chris Mortensen , there might be further surgery in Luck's future if said treatment didn't alleviate the pain.

by | December 18, 2017 | 01:15

Mesut Ozil scored a superb volley to settle a close game in favour of Arsenal and hand the Gunners a much-needed victory in their quest to finish inside the top four. It dropped Rafa Benitez's side into the relegation zone with 15 points from 18 matches. "We had plenty of chances". Overall I feel we dominated. We have great togetherness, so I think it's an appropriate time when the club is not where we want to be that we knuckle down and we think about football , concentrate ...

by | December 18, 2017 | 00:59

Stoke dropped their Wednesday fixture 1-0 to Burnley. The potters have only managed to get one win from five last games, but Hughes believes relegation battle is the last thing they will face. Only four teams have scored fewer goals than West Ham's 14. West Ham remain in the bottom three, but they at least now have some cause for optimism. Javier Chicharito Hernandez leads the Hammers with four goals but the Mexican worldwide has not scored since October 28.

by | December 18, 2017 | 00:46

Dos Anjos' work on the outside was impressive, but before the end of the round, Lawler did some good work up against the cage and landed some nice knees to the body. After a minute of inactivity, referee Herb Dean stood the fighters up and dos Anjos continued to punish Lawler on the feet against the cage. Robbie Lawler's a very unsafe opponent and he's knocked out so many different people but just being honest and keeping it on hundred percent.

by | December 18, 2017 | 00:40

Isaiah Crowell (five carries for 72 yards) led a Browns rushing attack that finished with 130 yards but had a minimal impact beyond the team's lone touchdown drive. Hazel has one reception for 1 yard in three games with the Colts this season. Kizer threw into triple coverage and was intercepted by Ravens cornerback Brandon Carr in the back of the endzone with 11:07 left in the fourth quarter.

by | December 18, 2017 | 00:38

According to CBS Sports NFL insider Jason La Canfora, that's no longer the case. The league has reportedly retained outside counsel to investigate workplace misconduct allegations against Richardson. Richardson was hospitalized 2008, one month after receiving a pacemaker. He received the new heart on February 1, 2009, and has not had any known setbacks since.

by | December 18, 2017 | 00:38

His goal to open the scoring was the stuff of fairytales and the youngster's contribution helped ensure this game will live long in the memory around Tynecastle. Craig Levein has admitted that he is concerned for the safety of the talented teenagers who have burst into his Hearts team ahead of their time. "I am probably even prouder of my players because we have managed to break that run".

by | December 17, 2017 | 18:51

Not helping the situation is that Vernon is back in the lineup and starting to find his form again after missing a lot of time this year. And while he won't be suiting up on January 28, it's still worth noting that Wentz's 829,174 votes were fourth among all players and second among quarterbacks to future Hall-of-Famer Tom Brady (833,481).

by | December 17, 2017 | 18:51

On Friday morning, Rick Mulvihill was bitten in the groin area by a marine animal while in a part of the cove known as "the Jacuzzi", the Chronicle reported. "Sea lions can be playful; however, they can also be territorial and risky especially during the mating seasons", the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says.