The Bel Air blaze is only one of four other wildfires now being tackled around Southern California. The Skirball fire, as it has been dubbed in the media, forced the temporary closure of one of L.A.'s busiest freeways, Interstate 405, for much of the day Wednesday.
Russian media expressed regret at the decision while welcoming the possibility of some athletes participating in South Korea next year, albeit under tight restrictions. Russia could refuse the offer to let its athletes compete without national identity or the playing of the Russian national anthem. The Pyeongchang organising committee said Wednesday it would prefer if Russians competed under their own flag, but accepted as "second-best" the decision to allow their participation as neutrals.
As Williams points out, many current and National Football League players believe Smith-Schuster and Iloka shouldn't have been suspended at all - Mitchell among them. " You do the wrong things, you get the wrong things out of it ". After the game, Smith-Schuster said he didn't know it was Burfict. . It wasn't away from the ball, it wasn't a hit on a kicker or a defenseless player.
Gabriel Jesus said the opponents don't even try to win: "We took on teams that came with the intention of drawing, more the draw than the victory". Former Chelsea star Michael Essien believes the side's Premier League title ambition is far from over, despite now trailing leaders Manchester City by 11 points.
Per a source with knowledge of the situation, the NFL's Compensation Committee has informed all owners that a new contract for Commissioner Roger Goodell has been executed. The NFL paid Goodell almost $32 million in fiscal year 2015, the last year for which public records exist. He later said he would not take the matter to court but told USA TODAY Sports' Jarrett Bell he wanted "accountability".
Both Hales and Stokes have not been considered for global selection since September 25 - although they have remained on full pay - whilst the police investigation is ongoing. In his first match since being arrested in September on suspicion of causing actual bodily harm, Stokes was bowled seventh ball for just two runs before returning figures of 0-49 off nine overs.