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  • Meet The Next Great Boxer That Nobody Wants To Fight
    Cotto and Andre Ward in the ring We ve made offers to just about everybody Sanchez said and we ve been turned down Golovkin is dangerous enough to give opponents pause and not yet a big enough draw to force their hands Without the promise of a mega payday the risk reward quotient is too lopsided The reluctance of other opponents isn t just the notion that you re going to lose Lampley said It s that you re going to get physically wrecked that it ll be devastating for your career Golovkin has yet to put many weaknesses on display He s a power puncher who can also box He s defensively solid and has shown a strong chin In fact in 350 or so amateur bouts plus 34 professional ones he hasn t once been sent to the canvas Boxing has no shortage of loudmouths and braggarts but Golovkin doesn t spent much time entertaining best pound for pound discussions a debate that revolves mostly around three names right now Golovkin flyweight Roman Gonzalez and light heavyweight Sergey Kovalev Right now it s not of interest for me who s No 1 No 2 Golovkin says You know after Floyd or Manny it doesn t matter for me I know my style I know my division is very important You know I think people understand more things It s of little surprise that Saturday s foe isn t given much of a chance by the boxing literati Wade 26 was raised around the District and enjoyed an impressive amateur career As a pro he was trained by Barry Hunter early on and now works with Jay Stancil out of the Sugar Ray Leonard Boxing Gym in Clinton Md Nobody really gave me the chance so everybody s kind of looking past trying to see the Triple G and Canelo fight Wade said recently But you know you never know what happens in this fight Maybe I ll be the one to shut it all down Most view Saturday s fight as a precursor to something bigger the winner of next week s fight between Cotto and Alvarez While the boxing world views Alvarez Golovkin as the sport s biggest possible matchup Alvarez promoter Oscar De La Hoya still wouldn t commit this week to staging the event this year As a promoter I want it to be the biggest event in the history of this sport to attract fans and to bring back the fans that we lost when people witnessed Manny Pacquiao versus Mayweather said De La Hoya the chief executive of Golden Boy Promotions My question every single day is how can I accomplish that This fight has to happen at the perfect moment at the perfect time I think we re getting close When Sanchez took marker to the dry erase board that day six years ago he was envisioning Golovkin toppling champions like Alvarez But in those early days even Sanchez wasn t initially

    Original URL path: http://www.globalheadlines.ca/des_news.php?id=24309 (2016-04-29)
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  • Chemical Blast Rocks Eastern Chinese City
    and fears were raised of toxic contamination The latest accident was at the premises of a company called Jiangsu Deqiao Storage which is authorised to keep hazardous chemicals reports said The Jingjiang government said on its verified microblog that the fire was under control with no deaths or injuries One photo posted online showed dark clouds of smoke with the fire still burning amid what appeared to be storage tanks The Jingjiang government statement said activity near the site had returned to normal Industrial accidents are common in China where safety standards are often lax But the massive blast in Tianjin sparked widespread anger over a perceived lack of transparency by officials about its causes and environmental impact Source from ndtv com Image Source Searched Via Google Images Latest From BOLLYWOOD Anil Kapoor Very Much Proud of Sonam Kapoor s Neerja Role BFF Shilpa Shetty to Miss Bipasha Basu s Wedding Sonam Kapoor to Reveal Why She Has Been Acting a Bit Mental Latest From HOLLYWOOD Remember Malfoy s Sidekick Goyle in Harry Potter He s Now a MMA Fighter Huma Qureshi Auditions for Role Opposite Tom Cruise in The Mummy Reboot Radhika Apte Wins Best Actress at Tribeca Film

    Original URL path: http://www.globalheadlines.ca/des_news.php?id=24308 (2016-04-29)
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  • Volkswagen To Offer Buy Back Of Nearly 500,000 US Diesel Cars: Sources
    the Justice Department declined to comment Wednesday VW will pay cash compensation to owners who either sell their vehicles back or get them fixed one of the people briefed on the matter said Owners selling back their vehicles will get an additional cash payment on top of receiving the estimated value of the vehicles from before the emissions scandal became public in September 2015 Owners are expected to have around two years to decide whether to sell back vehicles or get them repaired It is not clear whether VW will be allowed to resell vehicles they buy back the source said The framework deal with US officials was reached after lengthy talks in recent days at the Washington law office of Robert Mueller The former FBI director is the court appointed mediator named to help settle more than 500 civil suits filed against VW The talks which continued over the week included all the government agencies and lead plaintiffs attorneys suing GM Some elements of the settlement are still being worked out and details are not expected to be announced Thursday at a court hearing the people briefed on the matter said The final deal could still change before it is officially announced they said U S District Judge Charles Breyer in March gave VW until Thursday to announce a concrete proposal for getting the polluting vehicles off the road Breyer said in March the proposal may include a vehicle buy back plan or a fix approved by the relevant regulators that allows the cars to remain on the road with certain modifications A final settlement is also expected to include an environmental remediation fund to address excess pollution emitted by the U S vehicles since 2009 It is not clear if the deal will resolve the US Justice Department

    Original URL path: http://www.globalheadlines.ca/des_news.php?id=24278 (2016-04-29)
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  • Coca-Cola To Do Away With Diet Coke's Distinctive Silver Can - As Diet Soda Sales Continue To Slip
    volumes for major no calorie soda brands Consumers attitudes towards sweeteners have really changed Howard Telford an industry analyst with Euromonitor told The Post in 2015 There s a very negative perception about artificial sweeteners The industry is still trying to get its head around this In an odd reversal though original Coke sales rose by 1 percent Mashable reported And that s after the company came under scrutiny last year for donating to nutritional science nonprofits which spread the idea that obesity wasn t caused by consuming unhealthy foods or sugary drinks Coca Cola s sales are slipping and there s this huge political and public backlash against soda with every major city trying to do something to curb consumption Michele Simon a public health lawyer told the New York Times in a blog post titled Coca Cola Funds Scientists Who Shift Blame for Obesity Away From Bad Diets This is a direct response to the ways that the company is losing They re desperate to stop the bleeding Simon also told the Times The week s release from Coca Cola states the rebranding is aimed at using one visual identity system but the new branding also happens to make all Coke cans look more like the traditional sugar laden version that seems to be experiencing a small increase in sales The new cans and bottles will roll out in Mexico during the first week of May and similar versions should appear in supermarkets around the world during the rest of 2016 and 2017 according to a press release Packaging is our most visible and valuable asset Marcos de Quinto Coca Cola chief marketing officer said in the release And it s likely true Altering the drink s packaging has worked in the past When the company began prominently

    Original URL path: http://www.globalheadlines.ca/des_news.php?id=24277 (2016-04-29)
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  • Harriet Tubman To Be First African-American On US Currency
    featured on a bill The debate began when the Treasury announced plans in June to feature a woman on the 10 note prompted partly by a young girl s letter to President Barack Obama that criticized the lack of women on US currency and a social media campaign last year called Women on 20s A MUSICAL Hamilton s growing celebrity status due largely to a Pulitzer Prize winning Broadway musical about his life Hamilton created by Lin Manuel Miranda propelled an effort to keep the first US Treasury secretary on the 10 note and to replace Jackson on the 20 bill instead Jackson a hero of the War of 1812 s Battle of New Orleans was president from 1829 1837 But he has been criticized for his treatment of American Indians and ownership of slaves After considering hundreds of candidates Lew said Tubman was chosen for her leadership and work helping others It s the essential story of American democracy about how one person who grew up in slavery never had the benefit of learning how to read or write could change the course of history he said Tubman grew up working on a Maryland plantation and escaped in her late 20s She returned to the South to help hundreds of black slaves to freedom and worked as a Union spy during the Civil War She died in 1913 Women have not been depicted on U S bills since Martha Washington who was on the 1 silver certificate from 1891 to 1896 and Pocahontas who was in a group picture on the 20 bill from 1865 to 1869 On coins Sacagawea a Native American who assisted the Lewis and Clark Expedition is featured on the gold dollar and suffragist Susan B Anthony is on the silver dollar Deaf blind author

    Original URL path: http://www.globalheadlines.ca/des_news.php?id=24276 (2016-04-29)
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  • Baseball: Curt Schilling Fired By ESPN Over Transgender Comments
    the controversy over a new North Carolina law that wiped out local statutes allowing transgender individuals to use the bathroom corresponding to the gender with which they identify If you get offended by ANYTHING in this post that s your fault all yours And for you people too dense to understand this one very important thing My opinion 100 mine and only mine I don t represent anyone but myself here on Facebook on Twitter anywhere Schilling wrote in a blog post ESPN released a statement saying Schilling was no longer welcome at the broadcaster ESPN is an inclusive company Curt Schilling has been advised that his conduct was unacceptable and his employment with ESPN has been terminated Schilling was previously suspended by ESPN last year after he made controversial remarks about Muslims Schilling won three World Series titles as a pitcher with the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Boston Red Sox Source from ndtv com Image Source Searched Via Google Images Latest From BOLLYWOOD Anil Kapoor Very Much Proud of Sonam Kapoor s Neerja Role BFF Shilpa Shetty to Miss Bipasha Basu s Wedding Sonam Kapoor to Reveal Why She Has Been Acting a Bit Mental Latest From HOLLYWOOD Remember

    Original URL path: http://www.globalheadlines.ca/des_news.php?id=24275 (2016-04-29)
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  • Actress Jennifer Aniston Is World's Most Beautiful Woman: Reports
    Theroux 44 an American actor and director The blonde actress is famous for her impeccably coiffed tresses and for her marriage to now ex husband Brad Pitt who dumped her to find love with Angelina Jolie both of whom have had their own turns as People s most beautiful Aniston along with last year s honoree Sandra Bullock 51 is also among the oldest beauties ever to have been singled out by People Beauty has changed for me over the years she told the magazine It s really learning to love every single thing about yourself she said Aniston confided that looking good takes more effort as one ages We ve got to really be mindful of what we put inside our bodies and how we sleep and take care of ourselves You can get away with a lot in your 20s she said But beauty she added is not just a question of external looks It comes with taking on challenges and not feeling like a failure or allowing people to critique your life and make you feel like you ve failed at something That s just toxic noise Source from ndtv com Image Source Searched Via Google Images

    Original URL path: http://www.globalheadlines.ca/des_news.php?id=24274 (2016-04-29)
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  • 3 Dead,58 Injured In Blast At Chemical Plant In Mexico
    is jointly owned by Pemex Veracruz state governor Javier Duarte told Milenio Television that the blast killed three people at the plant Another 58 people were hurt according to Pemex Duarte rushed to the scene of what he said was a very strong explosion where fire crews had the blaze under control People living in the vicinity should remain indoors as the cloud of chemicals dissipated Duarte said School classes in Coatzacoalcos and five nearby communities were suspended President Enrique Pena Nieto said on Twitter that the government would help the affected workers and neighbors of the area Fires at oil facilities in Mexico are fairly regular occurrences In February two people were killed and at least seven injured in a blaze at a Pemex oil platform off the coast of Campeche also in the southeast Pemex provides one fifth of the Mexican government s revenue but has posted huge losses amid crumbling production and oil prices Source from ndtv com Image Source Searched Via Google Images Latest From BOLLYWOOD Anil Kapoor Very Much Proud of Sonam Kapoor s Neerja Role BFF Shilpa Shetty to Miss Bipasha Basu s Wedding Sonam Kapoor to Reveal Why She Has Been Acting a

    Original URL path: http://www.globalheadlines.ca/des_news.php?id=24273 (2016-04-29)
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