EPL agreed on millionaire farewell gift for Scudamore

first_imgThe executive chairman is stepping down and will receive a total of £5 million as a thanks for 19 years of serviceEnglish Premier League executive chairman Richard Scudamore is stepping down from his role after 19 years as head of the competition.And now, he will receive a millionaire farewell gift, thanks to all 20 EPL clubs.“The decision was made by the Audit and Remuneration Committee and the Non-Executive Directors, supported and endorsed by the clubs,” read a statement on Burnley’s official website.“The payments, which will eventually total £5 million, will be spread over the next three years and are in consideration of three important areas.”Jose Mourinho is sold on Lampard succeeding at Chelsea Tomás Pavel Ibarra Meda – September 14, 2019 Jose Mourinho wanted to give his two cents on Frank Lampard’s odds as the new Chelsea FC manager, he thinks he will succeed.There really…“It was vital that a comprehensive set of non-compete clauses were extended, to ensure the best possible protection for the future of the Premier League,” the press release added.“It was agreed that it is crucial for the League’s ongoing success that Richard’s unique knowledge and experience remain available in an advisory capacity.”“The payments are in recognition of the outstanding work Richard has carried out over the last 19 years,” the website read.“The Premier League would like to put on record our thanks to Richard for his exceptional contribution to the success of the League.”last_img read more

Lilac Fire finally 100 contained after 10 days of battling

first_img Posted: December 16, 2017 Categories: Local San Diego News FacebookTwitter Lilac Fire finally 100% contained after 10 days of battling SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — After 10 days of destruction, the Lilac Fire was 100 percent contained Saturday, fire officials announced.”A big thank you to our local, state and federal cooperators,” Cal Fire San Diego tweeted around 6 a.m. “We couldn’t do it without our great partnerships and teamwork.”In total, 1,659 firefighters and other personnel helped battle the blaze.The Lilac Fire destroyed 157 structures — many of them dwellings in the Rancho Monserate Country Club mobile home park in Fallbrook — and damaged 64 more. No human deaths were reported, but at least 46 horses died, many of them stabled at the San Luis Rey Downs Training Center in Bonsall.The Santa Ana winds that fueled the massive blaze returned earlier this week and were set to return again Sunday, though weaker than they were when the fire started.A fire weather watch was issued for San Diego County on Sunday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.Riverside, San Bernardino and Orange counties will be under a red flag warning during the same time period.Locally, fire agencies are bracing for any new fires, while in Ventura and Santa Barbara counties, fire crews are continuing to battle the even-larger Thomas Fire.That blaze, which broke out 12 days ago and is still only 40 percent contained, has now grown to the third-largest in California’s history at more than 259,000 acres burned. Full containment is not expected until early January.The 2003 Cedar Fire in San Diego County still holds the record as the state’s largest wildfire at 273,246 acres, while the 2007 Witch Fire and 1970 Laguna Fire, both in San Diego County, are also among the 10 largest in California history.center_img , December 16, 2017last_img read more

Adopt A Pet Cappuccino

first_img February 25, 2019 Adopt A Pet: Cappuccino KUSI Newsroom, KUSI Newsroom 00:00 00:00 spaceplay / pause qunload | stop ffullscreenshift + ←→slower / faster ↑↓volume mmute ←→seek  . seek to previous 12… 6 seek to 10%, 20% … 60% XColor SettingsAaAaAaAaTextBackgroundOpacity SettingsTextOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundSemi-TransparentOpaqueTransparentFont SettingsSize||TypeSerif MonospaceSerifSans Serif MonospaceSans SerifCasualCursiveSmallCapsResetSave SettingsSAN DIEGO (KUSI) – Animal Rescuers Without Borders is looking for a forever home for Schnauzer Terrier mix, 5-year-old Cappuccino.Cappuccino only has three legs but his foster parent said it “doesn’t affect him on bit and has a sweet, loving personality, and is a friend to everyone he meets.”For more information click here. center_img Posted: February 25, 2019 Updated: 11:42 AM Categories: Good Morning San Diego, Local San Diego News FacebookTwitterlast_img read more

Infosys shares fall on media report of stake sale by founders

first_imgBoth SAP and Infosys said that they have mutually resolved all concerns regarding the use of their respective trademarks.REUTERS/Abhishek N. ChinnappaShares in Infosys Ltd(INFY.NS) fell as much as 3.5 percent to their lowest in over a month on Friday after a newspaper reported the company’s founders were planning to sell their stakes, citing people familiar with the development.Infosys co-founders are exploring a sale of their entire 12.75 percent stake, worth about 280 billion rupees ($4.36 billion), in the software services exporter, the Times of India reported.The newspaper, however, quoted Infosys founder Narayana Murthy denying such a move. Murthy, along with his family, is the largest shareholder in Infosys with a 3.44 percent stake.Shares of the software company fell as much as 3.5 percent to their lowest since May 5.Promoters were not immediately reachable. Infosys had no immediate comment.last_img read more

AL factional clash leaves 2 dead in Kushtia

first_imgMap of KushtiaTwo people were killed and 10 others injured in a clash between two factions of Awami League at Bakhoil village in Sadar upazila of Kushtia on Thursday afternoon, reports UNB.The deceased are Billal and Enamul, 35, both are AL activists. Ratan Sheikh, officer-in-charge of Kushtia Islamic University police station, said supporters of Jhaudia union parishad chairman Keramat Ullah locked into a clash with the supporters of ex-UP chairman Bokhtiar Rahman around 2:00pm over establishing supremacy, leaving two people dead and 10 others injured on the spot. On information, police rushed to the spot and fired several rounds of tear shell for bringing the situation under control, added the OC.last_img

Astros Get Off To A Strong Start At Home

first_img– / 5The Astros entered the game with two wins and four losses — all on the road. And it seems that some home cooking did them some good.Colin McHugh pitched seven scoreless innings and Colby Rasmus hit a two-run homer, as the Astros defeated the defending World Series Champion Kansas City Royals 8-2.The game also marked the home debut of rookie first baseman Tyler White, who was named the American League Player of the Week just days after his major league debut.“Oh, it was awesome,” said White. “There’s a lot of orange out there. Like I say, it was kind of overwhelming the first time at bat and just a good time out there. They were getting after it the whole night. The fans are great.”Astros manager A.J. Hinch said fan energy was a big boost, and after starting the season on the road he’s happy they can get back to their home routine.“When you describe our team, we’re an aggressive team. We’re not a perfect team,” added Hinch. “We’re going to make mistakes, and we’ll make our fair share of mistakes moving forward. But we’re going to do it with a vibe around us that has confidence, and is confidence.” 00:00 /01:08 Listen X To embed this piece of audio in your site, please use this code: Sharelast_img read more

Flood alert remains in force for two rivers

first_imgPolice search for missing woman Dad slams ‘disgusting’ hospital window Follow StokeonTrentLive Download our app  – You can download our free app for iPhone and iPad from Apple’s App Store , or get the Android version from Google Play .  Follow StokeonTrentLive on Facebook – Like our Facebook page to get the latest news in your feed and join in the lively discussions in the comments. Click here to give it a like! Follow us on Twitter – For breaking news and the latest stories, click here to follow SOTLive on Twitter . Follow us on Instagram – Featuring pictures past and present from across Stoke-on-Trent, North Staffordshire & South Cheshire – and if you tag us in your posts, we could repost your picture on our page! We also put the latest news in our Instagram Stories. Click here to follow StokeonTrentLive on Instagram . Read MoreMan, 38, appears in court charged with attempted rape   “Flooding may affect low-lying land and roads adjacent to the River Sow between Great Bridgeford and Shugborough, the River Penk between Coven and Stafford, the Sandyford Brook, the Rising Brook, the Ridings Brook and the Saredon Brook. “The river level is currently peaking however, and we expect to be able to remove this alert later this afternoon. No flood warnings are forecast. We are closely monitoring the situation and our incident response staff are actively checking river levels and the weather forecast.” Two Met Office yellow weather warnings for thunderstorms are in force across the region – one on Tuesday and one on Wednesday. As well as the flood alert for the Rivers Sow and Penk, there is also a flood alert for the River Trent in Rugeley. Read MoreTop stories on StokeonTrentLive Driver named following fatal collision Get the biggest Daily stories by emailSubscribeSee our privacy noticeThank you for subscribingSee our privacy noticeCould not subscribe, try again laterInvalid EmailA flood alert remains in force for two rivers in Stafford Borough following a weekend of heavy rain across the county. The Environment Agency have issued the alert for the Rivers Penk and Sow. There was heavy rain throughout the region over the weekend – with areas including Leek and Keele seeing persistent rain and some flooding reported on the A53 between Leek and Buxton. A number of roads in Cheshire East have also flooded. The Environment Agency alert states:  “River levels have continued to rise at the Milford river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall over the past two days. Consequently, flooding of roads and farmland is possible. Flood Alerts and Warnings explainedThe Environment Agency issues three levels of flood alert and warning. Flood Alerts: The most common and least severe, these mean flooding is possible and to be prepared. Flood Warnings: A step up from an alert, a Flood Warning means flooding is expected and immediate action is required. Severe Flood Warnings: The most serious. These mean there is severe flooding and a danger to live. Both Flood Warnings and Severe Flood Warnings are exceptionally rare in Stoke-on-Trent, North Staffordshire and South Cheshire. Punter found hiding in bushes last_img read more