A line of rain over the plains will cause flooding there, but as it has stalled, we will only manage to get a steady stream of clouds with the rain holding off for now. We will not warm up much at all. We will go from the upper 40s this morning to the low to mid 50s this afternoon..

The referees want a ratification bonus. The league doesn’t want it seen as payback for lost wages. So the league, worth $10 billion, has jeopardized its integrity for an estimated $16 million in concessions. Eller, 74, had a Hall of Fame career. He credits remaining physically active and mentally active with keeping him in relatively good shape in nearly four decades since he last played. He still lives in the area and does a lot of walking and gardening to maintain fitness.

3 Notre Dame were beaten last weekend, opening up the top for changes.Clemson moved up from four and unbeaten Miami jumped from seventh to third, giving the Atlantic Coast Conference two top four teams. Oklahoma moved up one spot.Unbeaten Wisconsin moved up from eighth and is the highest ranked Big Ten team. Auburn is the highest ranked team with two losses.Georgia is seventh and Notre Dame is eighth.Former Waterloo Black Hawk Johnson signs with DevilsFormer Waterloo Black Hawk Johnson signs with DevilsUpdated: Sunday, March 25 2018 11:12 PM EDT2018 03 26 03:12:08 GMTFormer Waterloo Black Hawks goaltender Cameron Johnson signed a one year deal with the New Jersey Devils of the National Hockey League.

Arizona at CalArizona by 3 The Bears lost the conference’s leading tackler right in time for a game against the Pac 12 quarterback who’s best at making you miss a tackle. The prediction: Khalil Tate launches a mid year Heisman campaign right after this game. The pick: Arizona 45, Cal 35..

Freeman were both arrested and charged with cruelty to animals. Both are currently out of jail on bond.In addition to the malnourished dogs that were alive, the large, substandard breeding facility had a dozen dog remains found in trash cans or in the woods. Illegal drugs (1,543 pills), a handgun, and an estimated $20,000 in cash were also found.The ASPCA assisted the Choctaw County Sheriff’s Office with the animal seizure operation and made sure the neglected dogs got medical care and behavioral enrichment at a temporary shelter.

But DirecTV, which has held the rights since Sunday Ticket’s inception in 1994, seems confident of its chances for renewal, even as recent reports have focused on Google’s potential to buy the rights. “We continue to have very constructive discussions with the NFL,” said Mike White, CEO president of DirecTV, on a recent earnings call. “I continue to be optimistic that we’re great partners together and that DirecTV Sunday Ticket will stay with us for the long haul.”.

In seven games with Tebow, the Broncos offence has 30 first half points. They were blanked in this one, on the board only because of Mario Haggan’s 16 yard interception return for a first quarter score. Tebow’s third turnover of the season, a sack by Jared Allen that forced a fumble with 39 seconds left before halftime, gave the Vikings three free points..

“I like a lot of things about him,” Texans head coach Bill O’Brien explained. “I think he’s smart. I think he’s an accurate passer. Of his studies and the Dolphins offseason training schedule, the flexibility Uber offered was appealing to Francis. He tries to work at least three days a week, in shifts of four to five hours. He said he stop driving for pay once training camp starts..

In terms of driving play, and given the competition, Horvat line had one of its best nights of the season Saturday. Vancouver coach Travis Green said: line was going. I was trying to get them on the ice as much as I could. Chicago Cubs’ Tsuyoshi Wada (18) scores on a triple by Dexter Fowler as San Diego Padres catcher Derek Norris applies the tag too late during the fifth inning in a baseball game Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in San Diego.SAN DIEGO (AP) Left hander Tsuyoshi Wada struck out nine in 4 2 3 innings in his season debut and Kris Bryant drove in the go ahead run with a sacrifice fly in the fifth to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 3 2 victory against the San Diego Padres on Wednesday night.Wada opened the season on the disabled list with a left groin strain and made six rehab starts. He struck out seven of the first nine Padres batters.His only mistake was allowing a two run homer to Justin Upton to straightaway center field to give the Padres a 2 1 lead with two outs in the fourth. It was his team leading 11th, and Derek Norris was aboard on a one out single.The Cubs retook the lead in the fifth against Tyson Ross (2 4).

Once a sport was clicked I was quickly taken to the main menu screen for that sport. In most cases this includes any recent news stories, standings and transactions (these may be trades or players called up from the minors). Along with season leaders and for team sports even upcoming schedules for the teams of your choice..

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (Nexstar) Ready. Set. He’s got a great upside, and we love his passion and his motor. KETCHUM III DB 6 0, 190 Houston, Texas (Lamar HS) Multi talented play maker, played senior season at Lamar High School in Houston Amassed 5,705 yards and 99 TDs in final three prep seasons as versatile quarterback Rated No. 29 dual threat quarterback prospect nationally by 247Sports Ranked 31st top athlete prospect by ESPN and 41st safety recruit by Scout Top 50 Texas recruit, ranked 31st in state on Dave Campbell Texas Football Texas Top 150 (No.

Michael Crabtree of the Raiders is clearly quarterback Derek Carr’s favorite target and Amari Cooper is even more talented. But Oakland receiver Seth Roberts has put up some fantasy points of his own. Roberts hasn’t exceeded 27 yards in any game as the team’s slot receiver, but he has scored a touchdown in three of the past four games.

People don even know the history, so they think they celebrating Native Americans, said Mabel Negrete, a cofounder of Indigenous 215 and a descendant of native Chileans and Peruvians. There more awareness, just like what happened with Indigenous Peoples Day, an increasingly common replacement for Columbus Day. Is moving forward, but very slowly..

Still, the telecom company has a long way to go to catch up. Market research firm eMarketer said Yahoo’s share of net digital ad revenue worldwide fell to 1.5% in 2016 from 2.1% last year. That compares to 30.9% for Google and 12% for Facebook. Is one option. Another option is to come back out here, play out the next three games and try to reset over the offseason. I think that as a team, we have made a decision that we want to allow these last three games, and obviously, this game to create some momentum going into this offseason.

While earlier research has tended to focus on the impairments of ex NFL players, this new study expands the sample size to capture problems facing ex high school and college players who started tackle football early in life. Experiencing head trauma at early ages could lead to problems later because young brains are particularly vulnerable. Between the ages of 10 12, says Dr.

But it not easy. There are very different visions, different values, different forces at work, and you have to have somebody who is a proven fighter somebody who has taken them on and won, and kept going, and will do that as president. Final argument.

A successful first season under his direction?and 0, Ross said, then he elaborated when asked for a realistic expectation, but maintained his stance on a perfect season. Brother in law told me a long time ago that I have a problem managing expectations. And I do because if I don believe we can win, then why would I think our kids believe that we can? We are not going to step on the field thinking we are going to lose a football game.

“RetroFittings is one of the most unique fundraisers in Cincinnati,” said Tamara Sullivan, RetroFittings Chairperson and founder of Sullivan Communications, Inc. “We are pleased to have Dhani Jones joining our cause and bringing his unique style to the event. At the Hilton Netherland Plaza Hall of Mirrors.

DECIDING FACTORS: Don expect Jones to put the ball up as much as Roethlisberger would, but he won sit on it either. Not with Brown running crossing routes against a battered secondary. Browns coach Mike Pettine hopes that Manziel can work efficiently out of the pocket, but you know he going to take off and run.

Consequently, his biggest splash came at Ohio State’s Pro Day last spring. There the 6 feet 3, 319, lineman hoisted the 225 pounds an eye popping 32 times in the bench press, and then added a 5.18 40 yard dash along with a 29 1/2″ vertical leap and an 8′ 04″ broad jump. Most scouts listed Larimore as No.

McKnight wasnt invited to the Senior Bowl, East West Shrine game or the Texas vs. The Nation game, contests which provide draft hopefuls a chance to perform for scouts against other NFL prospects. He said he doesnt know why he wasnt invited to any of those games and his representatives are baffled as well.

Meanwhile, standout junior quarterback Jake Melville was part of Colgate’s first class of scholarship players. Melville, out of Sparta, New Jersey, was outstanding last season in leading the Raiders to a 5 2 record in games he started. However, Melville missed five games with mononucleosis and the team went winless without him at the helm..

For a travel time of one hour and 45 minutes, Kings Island offers holiday lights and activities with its Winterfest. This is a family holiday getaway that every member would appreciate. Winterfest is ongoing through Dec. Offensive line: The starters were shaky. Both of the Evan Mathis holds looks legitimate. On the first, Bears defensive tackle Jeremiah Ratliff had him beat.

Youth is not the issue here if you are one of the very best it is not your fault that your age still creates distractions. In my above example, if Chris’ parents had taken that tack she might never have become what she did. For Raheem it is already too late to put the jinni back in the bottle the world can see what a player he is.

Do you think I could join yours? I started laughing and said, don think you want to join mine. We all 40 , 50 and 60 year old women. He very earnestly said, don care. Strengthens my sense of empathy. Few hundred kilometres north, the stereotypes are a bit different. Gabe Andrews coaches the La Ronge Churchill Chargers, a team where about 70 per cent of the players are from First Nations.

4) Mark Duper Duper played 11 seasons with the Dolphins (1982 92). He combined with Mark Clayton to form the “Marks Brothers” receiving duo. He finished with 511 catches for 8,869 yards and 59 touchdowns. We went on road trips I sit by myself and they were always wondering why. I did it because I didn want to put myself in a situation where maybe something happens and they end up finding out. Then what? I not going to know how to handle the situation.

ANDY: MORE QUESTIONS THAN ANSWERS RIGHT NOW. LAURA, THANK YOU VERY MUCH. TYLER SASH IS NOT THE ONLY CTE STORY TO TEL L. Boucher, though, is a firm believer in staying over and leaving the next day, other than in back to back situations. The Senators planned to stay in Washington Wednesday, flying on to Columbus Thursday in preparation for Friday game against the Blue Jackets.get your sleep at the right times, said Boucher. Reality is if you get to your hotel at 1:30 in the morning, you not sleeping before 3 or 3:30.

It hard to keep track of Cal diverse array of international level talent. In last year Director Cup a rough measure of a school success in all NCAA sports Cal finished ahead of every Division I school except Stanford and Ohio State. Twenty of Cal 27 sports garnered points for the Bears.

Fact both courses have hosted PGA Tour calibre players and PGA Tour calibre events, that really resonates with the public. Especially for Canadians, that Mike Weir connection will never fade, said McCutchan, adding that Grayhawk will also host the NCAA Golf Championships from 2020 22. Past was unbelievable, and then our future looks just so bright.

‘From speaking with Chris, it was evident that he had put a great deal of thought into this decision. He was a consummate professional from day one and a very well respected member of our team and community. Chris is a determined young man that overcame long odds in his journey to the NFL and we are confident he will use the same approach to become very successful in his future endeavors.

Wilson is now tied with Wyoming Tanner Gentry for the lead in Mountain West TD catches this year with eight. And, in terms of receiving yards, Wilson has already put together the second best season ever by a first year Bronco four games to go. Rodney Smith, also a JC transfer in 1997, is tops with 917.

According to a press release, he was “last seen in the area of the 6500 block of Arlington Road in Jacksonville, who was last seen wearing a black Star Wars Darth Vader t shirt, black shorts and black and gold shoes. Amari has two moles under his bottom lip, one on each side, and a short hair cut. A candy apple green vehicle may be involved in Amari’s disappearance.”.

In reply, some folks advised the youngsters to follow their lead, forgo frivolous spending and step onto the so called ladder, which over the past couple of decades had delivered them from suburbs like Burnaby and Coquitlam to Vancouver. Professor and the founder of Generation Squeeze, called such advice rubbish. He said serious scarcity of affordable family sized homes throughout the region, and not just in Vancouver, means youngsters can no longer count on the property ladder..

Of course, anyone who saw the workout video of Ogunjobi that was making the rounds on social media after the pick didn’t need to be told any of that. Days before the draft. Watch the video and you’ll see muscles getting worked out that you didn’t even know the human body had..

(credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)Sept. 4: Seahawks 36, Packers 16Russell Wilson threw for two touchdowns and Marshawn Lynch topped the 100 yard mark on the ground, making this look like a run of the mill victory by the defending champs on opening night in the NFL. Lynch 110 yard rushing effort included two touchdowns as well.

Tampa Bay will dress a pair of Jewish Buccaneers this season. Erik Lorig, 26, was a seventh round pick in 2010 and is the son of a Jewish father and a mother of Scandinavian descent. The Stanford grad is entering his fifth season under the big top and at six foot four and 250 pounds, he has claimed the starting fullback job.

They definitely quality kids. I wish I had a few more to fill a few more weight classes. But, we going to just keep working. Clement: It something we kind of specialized the last two weeks, just running the wheel route out of the backfield. We knew what type of game Corey Grant of the Jaguars had against the Patriots. So just trying to emulate that and get me out of the backfield as fast possible.

Wilson 221 receiving yards were the most ever in bowl game by a Bronco (Winky White had a 264 yard day in the 1990 Division I AA Playoffs). There was a bevy of NFL scouts on hand in Las Vegas. The evaluators didn get to see Oregon star Royce Freeman, but they did get to see Wilson it out on two painful ankles.

CW69About CBS Television Stations Group (Formerly Paramount Stations Group), a division of CBS Inc., officially entered the Atlanta market September 1, 1995, acquiring WVEU TV from BCG Communications, which held the license since sign on in 1981. On December 11, 1995 the call letters were changed to reflect the new ownership and direction for WUPA TV. Atlanta sports fans have a bold new choice for news and information about their favorite sports teams.

The additions of Bryant Johnson and Ronald Curry to the receiving corps should help as well. However, the offensive line is still a work in progress, and is the main reason Schwartz won’t be marching Stafford out there in Week One. Still, it’s unrealistic for anyone to believe that Detroit will put together the kind of turnaround that the Dolphins had last year, but it’s also unlikely that this group will go winless once again in 2009..

Investment managers need to consider their fiduciary responsibility when building portfolios, Sanders concluded. He pointed out that it would have been responsible to acquire Citigroup in 1991 when the company appeared to be on the edge of failure. But a move like that is often difficult to justify to clients.

On his wedding day to the princess, meanwhile, it is implied he did it purely to show up his mother. “Not bad, you’d have to say, for the son that always brought you shame,” he tells her on the way to Westminster Abbey. Armstrong Jones did indeed knock up his best friend’s wife and carry on near constant affairs, as he freely admitted in interviews for a 2008 biography.

Of course this isn’t the first major declaration of Kim and Kanye love that the rapper has express through music. Cast your mind back to that ‘Bound 2’ video last year if you haven’t already blocked it out. Well, for all those who mocked the coupe West raps, ”If people don’t hate then it won’t be right”, a sentiment that he might need to reiterated in regards to this song.

It requires any new wind turbines to be set back at least a quarter mile from the nearest property line. The rule was negotiated three years ago by opponents of wind farms. For them, it a matter of saving the value of their property. 8 Elba. Hicks, Gadsden Times; Daniel Boyette, Huntsville Times; Ben Thomas, Mobile Press Register; Stacy Long, Montgomery Advertiser; Scott Fields, Opelika Auburn News; Shannon Allen, Sand Mountain Reporter; Jason Bowen, Scottsboro Daily Sentinel; Alec Etheridge, Shelby County Reporter; Joey Chandler, Tuscaloosa News. Not voting: Cody Dowler, Fort Payne Times Journal; Nicholas Finch, Freelance (Demopolis); Evan Dudley, Freelance (Wetumpka); Lavonte Young, Talladega Daily Home..

“The reason I put Syria on here is because my wife is from Syria and they are going through a really tough time right now,” Peko said. “Save the Children has been doing a good job with the refugees that are over there. I just wanted to show some love to the children.”.

It all boils down to a time honoured principle of negotiating, the source said: if one party wants a concession in one area, they have to be willing to pay for it elsewhere. Is seeking an easy win on TPP related issues, it might have to concede in other contentious areas that Canada and Mexico find objectionable. Procurement projects..

I knew it wasn’t our most talented team. We didn’t have a defense like we did when we had (John) Holecek and (Dana) Howard and Simeon (Rice) and (Kevin) Hardy. I knew our talent level wasn’t there.”. “In short, this store is our poem to Tampa,” Torres says. Daily. The competition awards the fastest contestants who can scarf down a 2.5 pound El Jefe Burrito from Taco Bus.

A decade later, she remembers the first thing she was told was to say anything about anything controversial. In a show of unity with then NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick protest against police discrimination, Linsey took a knee after singing the national anthem at Nashville Nissan Stadium before a Tennessee Titans game. Now 32, the singer said she knelt because she wanted to be an ally to people who didn look like her.

He’s afraid of me and my influence on Alyosha. .”.. Fast forward to 1946. The NFL had been bleachy white for over a decade. Problem was, the best up and coming football player (not to mention a better baseball player than Jackie Robinson), Kenny Washington, was a bit too pigmentally gifted for the comfort of the racist institution that pro football had become.

Doesn get any bigger than this, but I felt good, Foles said. Felt calm. I think the big thing that helped me was knowing that I didn have to be Superman. I remembered just checking my phone after the game and there were a lot of tweets and stuff, people were tagging me and things. I saw it, and it did look pretty bad. The first thing that I did was apologize on live television, on BTN, just saying obviously I didn’t mean to do it, I felt bad about it, and I was sorry.

WE ARE LOOKING FORWARD TO COVERING SUPER BOWL 50 AND HAVING ALL YOU GUYS BE A PART OF THAT AS WELL. IN THE MEANTIME, I IN GLENDALE, ARIZONA. KELLIE DEMARCO, KCRA 3 NEWS. Sa fille a galement ragi fortement lorsqu’une alarme a retenti pendant un service religieux auquel elle assistait. Ma fille a immdiatement saut sur ses pieds pour regarder autour d’elle, a dit Luongo. C’est n’est pas normal de se sentir comme cela.

I just happy to be a Texan. It been a great, great experience and I want to thank everyone, including the Auburn fans for their support.”In 2009, Tate was an Associated Press second team All Southeastern Conference pick and was voted the Auburn Team MVP after rushing for1,362 yards, which is the fourth best single season total in school history. Tate tallied seven 100 yard rushing games as a senior and scored 10 touchdowns.The four year letterman compiled 12 100 yard rushing games during his four year career.

The FA fined former Liverpool winger Ryan Babel in January over critical comments made by the Dutchman on Twitter about referee Howard Webb.The FA stated: “Comments made on [social network sites] may be considered public comment, any comments which are deemed improper, bring the game into disrepute, or are threatening, abusive, indecent or insulting may lead to disciplinary action.”Comments which are personal in nature or could be construed as offensive, use foul language or contain direct or indirect threats aimed at other participants are likely to be considered improper.”Participants are required to act in the best interests of the game at all times and should be aware of this when using social networking websites.”Furthermore, participants are reminded that postings on social networking sites which they believe to be visible to a limited number of selected people may still end up in the public domain, and consequently care should be exercised with regards to the contents of such postings.”In addition, we would remind participants that social networking postings could also lead to civil proceedings being brought by affected parties.”Last weekend, England’s young Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere posted critical remarks about referee Phil Dowd on Twitter, but was not punished by the FA.Whereas Wilshere had simply tweeted about “inconsistent refereeing”, Babel had posted a picture of Webb in a Manchester United shirt, thus suggesting the official was deliberately biased.The problem is not confined to football last September cricketer Kevin Pietersen was fined an undisclosed amount by the England and Wales Cricket Board for his misuse of Twitter.In the United States, the NFL’s Twitter policy stipulates that “players must not tweet 90 minutes before kick off and until they have met post match media obligations”.Players breaking that rule are automatically fined $25,000 ( though the FA argues that a Twitter policy should come from the Premier League.The NBA also stipulates that mobile phones and other communication devices cannot be used from 45 minutes prior to a match and until after the players have finished their post match responsibilities to traditional media outlets. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.This page is best viewed in an up to date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled.

“It’s pretty obvious that getting public financing for a stadium in the state of California is very, very difficult,” Carter said in a phone interview. “It’s been the crux of the Chargers’ problem in San Diego for a very long time. But that’s compared to what has become a contaminated situation for them in San Diego.

Chiarelli had made four deeply unpopular moves, with the signing of Jonas Gustavsson last summer seen as his worst moment as Oilers GM. The good news is that Gustavsson was only signed for one year at a low rate of pay and his play only cost the Oilers a few wins at most. However bad that decision was, it has had limited consequences..

COLUMBIA, SC (FOX Carolina) Our thoughts are with the Bass family after the passing of Earl Bass. Bass was a two time All American, helped the Gamecocks to the CWS in 1975, won 23 consecutive games on the mound and was named an SEC Baseball Legend this past May. For highest student GPAsUpdated: Sunday, March 25 2018 8:23 PM EDT2018 03 26 00:23:36 GMTA recent study by Insurify has ranked South Carolina number one in the nation for having the highest average GPA, nationwide.A recent study by Insurify has ranked South Carolina number one in the nation for having the highest average GPA, nationwide.Greenville Co.

The Rams had tied the game at 20 on Greg Zuerlein’s 40 yard field goal with 7:16 to play. It was set up on a trick play, when punter Johnny Hekker completed a 28 yard pass to Josh Reynolds to the Washington 17. But two penalties stalled the drive and the Rams had to settle for the field goal..

This is why many people have decided to boycott this season. You saw the rally to support Kaepernick in New York last month. That’s a sizable number, and over a long period, the movement could become larger and make the NFL’s pockets lighter. He has won other major awards including, “Best Sports Story” in Tennessee and his “Friday Night Football” shows on WRCB TV twice won “Best Sports Talk Show In Tennessee” awards. He has also been the host of “Inside Lee University Basketball” on CSS for the past 11 years. He was the first television broadcaster to ever be elected to the “Greater Chattanooga Area Sports Hall of Fame”, in 2003.

John R. Ryan, vowed to keep an open mind. Naval Academy had stayed at the school for a fifth year. “We’ve never seen this disease in a person who didn’t have substantial dramatic exposure,” she said. “You’ll notice that none of my critics are ever neuropathologists because neuropathologists know what you find in people’s brain even if they live to be 100. This is very abnormal.

Jason Dickinson had his first assist in his 25th NHL game on Ritchie’s goal. He ended a career high 22 game streak without a goal. Similarly, the CEO of public relations group Strategic Vision, David E. Johnson is quoted as saying, “the narrative has been set,” and the idea that Deen is “not the sweet lady we thought she was” was erased months ago when the whole saga began with the New York Time’s profile on one of Deen’s former cooks. He added, “it’s death by 1,000 cuts.

The Hokies (9 4) will take on Arkansas (7 5) from the Southeastern Conference. At Bank of America Stadium, home of the NFL Carolina Panthers. The matchup will mark the first time that the Hokies have ever met the Razorbacks.. You won. The anthem plays triumphant, you stand on the tallest podium above the competition, you the champion of the world, and the iconic gold a symbol of victory descended from olive wreaths made in the sanctuary at Olympia hangs around your neck.For that moment, you an icon of your country, an avatar of global excellence and the object of attention for a million wide eyed marketers steepling their fingertips.But, odds are, it won do much for your bank account.Marketing experts and media articles have paraded behind multiple medal winning Canadians Penny Oleksiak and Andre De Grasse as though the popular success stories of the Rio Games are near guaranteed to be longstanding commercial winners. And while both are certainly in play to make lucrative earnings for years to come, the reality of commercial investment and Olympic athletes is much more complicated than winning and losing, particularly in the Canadian market.For winners in less popular sports, like Canadian gold medallists Erica Wiebe (for 75 kilogram freestyle wrestling) and Derek Drouin (for high jump), commercial success won come as easily.Canadian Olympians are using more technology in an effort to score medalsMeet the Brazillionaires who rule Rio no matter who is in governmentKris Mychasiw, a managing partner at Montreal based Sprint Management, said summer athletes are removed from Canada because many of them have to live and train in warmer climates and that can isolate them from the market.

It will help to put some spray adhesive on the back of the stencil so that it doesn’t blow away when you paint it. The longer you leave it on, the more you’ll have to scrub to get it off. The chalk does not bind to the surface, but it does get finer and get into more of the grooves..

Dozier was second on the team this season with 13.9 points per game, while he also dished a team high 2.8 assists, while pulling down 4.8 rebounds and collecting 1.7 steals per game. He played some of his best basketball of the season during NCAA Tournament action, posting 15.6 points, 4.8 rebounds and 2.4 assists per game, while connecting on 50.8 percent (33 65) of his attempts from the floor in helping the Gamecocks clinch their first ever berth in the Final Four, and first Tournament win since 1973. Dozier led the Gamecocks in scoring in the national semifinal matchup versus Gonzaga, posting 17 points to go along with nine rebounds, two assists and two steals in 30 minutes of action..