Gasperini was appointed manager of Atalanta in June 2016, following a successful spell at Genoa -- and a not-so-successful spell at Inter Milan where he was sacked after just three months -- and immediately brought about an uptick in form with his attacking style of play and innovative 3-4-1-2 formation. … [Read more...] about The city was at the epicenter of Europe’s pandemic. Now its soccer club wants to ‘bring a smile’ back to ‘damaged’ region
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Dr. Garen Wintemute, an emergency room physician and director of the Violence Prevention Research Program at the University of California, Davis, famously coined the moniker “Ring of Fire” after noticing that the biggest junk-gun manufacturers were located in a circle around Los Angeles. Of the six manufacturers in operation when Wintemute released his report on the Ring of Fire companies in 1994, five were owned by the Jennings family or its close associates. “It’s S.O.P. [standard operating procedure] for these people... to get in trouble, leave the trouble behind through bankruptcy, and start over,” Wintemute told The Trace. “This sort of reinvention has worked since the beginning.” … [Read more...] about A Shady Gun Company Cheated Death and Cashed In
Hallinan countered that his own tally showed conviction rates of more than 80 percent for such categories as homicide, sexual assault and domestic violence. He said the state figures did not take into account sloppy police work and liberal San Francisco juries and were affected by rehabilitative diversion programs that lowered the city's overall crime rate. … [Read more...] about Harris defeats Hallinan after bitter campaign
Sneed changed his story considerably over the years, adding more elaborate details about how Glossip badgered him into killing their boss, and instructed him to pick up a hacksaw and muriatic acid to dispose of the body. As Glossip continued to appeal his case — the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld his conviction in 2013 — Sneed’s story has continued to evolve. A year ago his adult daughter, O’Ryan Justine Sneed, wrote a letter to the Oklahoma Pardon and Parole Board saying she believes her father lied about Glossip’s involvement in the murder to avoid the death penalty. … [Read more...] about Is Oklahoma About to Execute an Innocent Man?
Across AFC member countries, domestic leagues have resumed in under strict health protocols in China, Japan, South Korea and Australia. The Chinese government said last month it would not host any international sports event for the rest of 2020 unless it was to test venues for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics. … [Read more...] about 2022 World Cup further behind schedule with Asian games off