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Republicans sweep Louisiana runoffs, ending 2016 elections

Republicans sweep Louisiana runoffs, ending 2016 elections

But he added: "That's about to change, folks". With a Kennedy win, Republicans would hold a slim 52-48 majority in the Senate . Ultimately, in a state that Trump won by 20 points, there were just huge hurdles Campbell couldn't overcome. Along with increasing Republicans' leverage, Kennedy's election pushes the Republicans one step closer to gaining large amounts of power in 2018, when several Democrats in red states will face re-election.



Lousiville's Lamar Jackson wins Heisman Trophy

During his remarks, Jackson singled out Louisville head coach Bobby Petrino for helping him make an immediate impact on the Cardinals. After finishing third in the balloting in 2015, Watson became the 11th player with multiple top-three finishes without a Heisman win and is the first to do so since Andrew Luck during the 2010-11 seasons.


Manslaughter verdict caps trial of ex-NFL player's killer

Manslaughter verdict caps trial of ex-NFL player's killer

Hayes shot the former Saints player during an April road rage incident. Hernandez's actions, which Rodrigue said can only be described as "ridiculous", included taking off his shirt, instigating a fist fight with Hayes' passenger, and later leaving the scene.


Johannah Deakin, mother of 1D's Louis Tomlinson, dies at 43

Johannah Deakin, mother of 1D's Louis Tomlinson, dies at 43

According to People , Deakin died from leukemia on Wednesday. Leading the tributes was pop star Cheryl, who knows Louis from his X Factor days and who is now dating his One Direction co-star Liam Payne. You're mum was an incredible person. On Twitter , Liam posted a note to Louis that read: " Louis , I'm so sorry for you my brother, my heart aches for you".


Woods to play 2017 PGA Tour event at Riviera

Woods to play 2017 PGA Tour event at Riviera

Woods, who turns 41 on December 30, returned to competition earlier this month at the Hero World Challenge and finished 15th out of 18 players. The Genesis Open is hosted by Woods' TGR Live and also benefits his foundation. It was my first PGA Tour event. Tiger Woods is going back to where his professional golf career began as he continues his grand return. Still, the fact Woods can play a light competitive schedule is a step in the right direction after he went through almost all of 2016 ...


Mkhitaryan scores, gets hurt as Man United beats Spurs 1-0

Mkhitaryan scores, gets hurt as Man United beats Spurs 1-0

The Captain of the Armenian national team and United's second summer transfer window addition said last week blame him, not Jose Mourinho for the slow start that he had. "I think we are a little bit disappointed". Some United fans in the Stretford End are understood to have responded to the boos by cheering their midfielder but that doesn't seem to have been enough to appease the squad.