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Some Tips If You Plan On Driving During The Solar Eclipse

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But why? Why is looking at the eclipse any worse than looking at the sun on a normal day? The maximum eclipse-97.6 percent-is at 2:48.47. This eclipse isn't just visible from what " s known as the "path of totality ", which will close parts of Oregon, Idaho, Wyoming, Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri, Illinois, Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, North Carolina and SC on August 21 at around midday. Read More »

These are the places you can buy solar glasses for the eclipse

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Local students will get the day off, as Monday is a scheduled staff day for the Beaufort County School District. From 2 p.m.to 3:30 p.m., the park rangers at Washington's Birthplace will be near the Memorial House with a solar telescope, which will be trained on the sun. Read More »

CttP Podcast: Giancarlo Stanton Trade, True Home Run King?

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Giancarlo Stanton seems to be matching or breaking records on a daily basis lately, and the Miami Marlins are all too happy to go along for the ride. The All-Star slugger later had an RBI single as Miami won its fourth in a row. Jasmine Thomas made four 3-pointers and added 18 points for CT (18-9), which clinched its first playoff spot since 2012 last Saturday. Read More »

Barcelona confirm Paulinho €40m arrival as Sergio Busquets demands more signings

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With Neymar gone, Gerard Deulofeu was picked to play on the left wing in the first leg but he did not impress, frequently on a different wavelength to his team-mates. Cristiano Ronaldo went from hero to. "And now's the time , no matter what", Busquets sai, while conceding that it would be nearly impossible for Barcelona to overturn the tie when they visit the Santiago Bernabeu on Wednesday night. Read More »

England's first Day-Night Test: Key questions ahead of West Indies clash

Sleep patterns may also require some adjustment. "I'd love to be a part of it", said the 28-year-old. Warwickshire all-rounder Chris Woakes , only recently fit following a side injury, misses out on the chance to play in the first day/night Test in England , despite the match being played on his home ground. Read More »

Cincinnati Reds vs Chicago Cubs

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Of course, no Reds game would be complete without Votto messing around with the home fans. "But both teams had a lot of scoring opportunities and pitching wasn't sharp probably for either side". At least not unless one has a grudge against the unborn generation that might open it. The Cubs would add another 4 runs thanks to RBI sac fly from La Stella and RBI singles from Rizzo and Schwarber. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo scores victor in El Clasico

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Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane is unsurprised by his team's impressive return to competitive action despite a lacklustre pre-season tour of the United States . One bad season should not be enough to write Barcelona off completely, though the loss of one of a handful of true superstars in their ranks has certainly rocked them on the eve of the campaign, with Neymar departing for Paris Saint-Germain in a record £198 million transfer. Read More »

Man United 'played with confidence' against West Ham - Jose Mourinho reacts

Spurs are the only team in the Premier League not to make a signing this summer but they are still looking likely title contenders, alongside United. The difference between Lukaku and Matic is that they have years and years [of experience in] the Premier League . But while Lukaku grabbed the main headlines, the platform was laid by another new signing, Nemanja Matic . Read More »

Liverpool secure easy win over Hoffenheim in CL first leg

Right now, in a welcome reprieve, that looks to be Liverpool . Hoffenheim play their home games at the 30,000-capacity Rhein-Neckar Arena, located just 10 minutes outside of the city centre. But with 3 minutes remaining Dejan Lovren was involved again - and he played Mark Uth onside from a long ball and the Hoffenheim man grabbed a goal back to give them a chance at Anfield next week. Read More »

Duke bags nation's top recruit, Marvin Bagley III

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He also dropped 23.4 points and 13.4 rebounds in five games at Nike Peach Jam. Another incoming 2017 freshman, Gary Trent Jr ., was Jones' teammate at Apple Valley High School . UCLA and USC were the other candidates for the West Coast product. Duke was the favorite to land Bagley , but he had one last surprise to unveil. Read More »

Thomas wins first major at Quail Hollow

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The strength in depth at the top of the game means that even with Rory McIlroy's incredible talent, he can not keep up with the biggest names unless he is able to practise without physical hindrance. He started the day two shots behind Kisner before finishing 8 under for the tournament. He doubled 12th, bogeyed 13th, birdied three in a row from 14th to 16th and then bogeyed 17th and then self-destructed with a quadruple bogey, where his shot selection came into question. Read More »

Chad Bettis gets ovation in return to majors after cancer battle

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Bettis was diagnosed with testicular cancer last November. Now, back on a baseball field, they could finally help him out of a jam. "But Parra ended up making a spectacular play". He once again headed back to the dugout without a single ounce of run support. The best-case scenario will unfold Tuesday for rookie Kyle Freeland when he returns to the Colorado Rockies' rotation and starts against the Atlanta Braves . Read More »

Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving for Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis?

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Had James committed beyond this coming season, things may have been a bit different, but Altman realizes his entire legacy as general manager of the Cavaliers will hinge upon whatever he gets in return for Irving . Refer to the pu pu platter that Chicago received for Jimmy Butler (Zach LaVine , Kris Dunn , and a future lottery pick) as a reference point for what the Cavs would likely seek out from a team that wants to acquire Irving . Read More »

New PGA champ Thomas has local ties

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As a freshman at Alabama, Thomas won the Haskins Award as the nation's top golfer in 2012. Wisniewski is 24 and went to University of Kentucky , earning a journalism degree. In the third round, Justin Thomas shot the fifth 63 in U.S. Open history, and at nine under it was the lowest round in relation to par. "I understand he won the Masters and the U.S. Read More »

Philippe Coutinho left out of Liverpool's Champions League team

You watch kids games these days and every contact between defenders and attacking players is whistled up. Of course, they'll make it two this season if they can get through their qualifying tie against Hoffenheim this month. Jurgen Klopp admits Emre Can entering the final 12 months of his Liverpool contract is "not flawless". " Liverpool are a phenomenal side, but I already have an idea how we can snatch a result". Read More »

Ronaldo pays back Barcelona, Messi with own version of epic goal celebration

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But Ronaldo's goal celebration - when he took his shirt off and flexed his muscles - earned him a yellow card. The second leg will be at the Santiago Bernabeu on August 16. In the last season, Real Madrid won La Liga Cup and Barca won Spanish Cup. Tackling a Barcelona team shorn of Neymar's talents would certainly seem to be an easier prospect than one with him, but Zidane cautioned against taking anything for granted. Read More »

Arsenal 4-3 Leicester - The Premier League Is Well And Truly Back

Instead, the wait for another league title rumbles on and even the most optimistic fan will struggle to tell you that we can pip both Manchester clubs to the title this season. Arsene Wenger has confirmed that he gave Olivier Giroud the chance to leave Arsenal this summer, but the powerful striker made a decision to stay put despite rumoured interest from a number of suitors including Everton . Read More »

Thrilling Premier League start: Arsenal edge Leicester 4-3

It is different to the French league but I knew that already". We saw the Englishman play as a fullback towards the end of last season, but the game against Leicester seemingly brought out the best in him. Every single year Arsenal impresses in the transfer market with one marquee signing but leaves themselves open to criticism by failing to strengthen one or two more areas. Read More »

How Super Eagles stars will perform in this season's EPL

But Wenger said there was now no chance of Giroud leaving before the transfer deadline closes later this month after the player had resolved to fight for his place in the first team at the Emirates Stadium. It read "From Paris, France," as in that place where he has been spending an very bad lot of time and where PSG happen to be located. "I think we have all seen the amusing business of the transfer window and we never know what is round the corner". Read More »

Usain Bolt bows out in agony

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And in a heartbreaking ending to an outstanding track and field career, Bolt collapsed on the track after suffering a hamstring injury. Mo Farah says he will take "nothing for granted" following Usain Bolt's failure to win the world 100m gold medal as the pair prepare for their final major championship appearances on Saturday. Read More »

Seattle Seahawks win easily in Los Angeles Chargers' new home

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The 22-year-old is making progress in his recovery, as he participated in on-field workouts last week for the first time since he initially suffered the back injury. He was 7 of 9 for 108 yards. The severity of the injury was not known. Between them getting booed at the Staples Center in January and their new logo being mocked into the ground upon its unveiling, the Chargers will really need to work to get into the good graces of the city. Read More »

I am shocked Chelsea sold Nemanja Matic to Manchester United — Henrikh Mkhitaryan

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The Swedish defender joined the club from Benfica for £30m earlier this summer, and many felt he struggled a little in some pre-season fixtures. Lukaku scored his goals and Lindelof is still going to have time to show himself. "The most important thing is the win". The move came as something of a surprise to many , as Matic was a key player in helping Chelsea win the Premier League title last season. Read More »

Marshawn Lynch sits during the national anthem in Raiders preseason opener

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The Cubs and Cardinals go into Sunday's games in a virtual tie for first place following St. Louis' 6-5 win over Atlanta on Saturday night and the Cubs' 6-2 loss at Arizona. The New York Jets have signed safety Robenson Therezie and waived fullback Algernon Brown. Kaepernick has remained a free agent throughout the offseason. Read More »