Category Archives: Long Shot

My friend won over the conservatives and the result sparkles – Twin Cities

A few years ago a neighbor of mine did something brave. She and her husband bought a house for her brother and, with the brother’s blessing, demolished it. The house was not an architectural gem, not by far. It derives its status among conservatives from the fact that it is old and surrounded by great […]

Oil Kings head for victory in WHL season opener against Red Deer Rebels

Breadcrumb Links Hockey Author of the article: Derek van diest Edmonton Oil King Jacob Boucher celebrates after scoring in the second period in a Western Hockey League game against the Red Deer Rebels in Edmonton on Friday, October 1, 2021. Photo by Larry Wong /Postmedia Content of the article The Edmonton Oil Kings were missing […]

Inside Manchin’s Search for GOP Votes on Election Reform

Still, the chances of Manchin’s engagement leading to an agreement are slim, given the large ideological divide between the two sides on the issue. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer has vowed that the Senate will soon vote on the latest Democratic proposal, which would set out certain federally mandated voting rules, including early voting options […]

Joe Manchin could finally be on to something

Joe Manchin caught the attention of the press last night by issuing a lengthy statement expressing his list of mostly familiar grievances with Joe Biden’s Build Back Better program. What drew less attention were shorter, more elliptical comments he made, outlining areas of agreement. If you read between the lines and add a few optimistic […]

2021 Sanderson Farms Championship odds, pick, pitch, best bets: esteemed PGA insider says back 100-1 longshot

Sergio Garcia is aiming to defend his most recent PGA Tour title when the Sanderson Farms Championship kicks off this week at Jackson Country Club. The Spaniard won a blow last season in Mississippi, and he’s the only Ryder Cup player from last week who is due to play this week. He will compete with […]

Massive Wins Stacker: Ryder Cup Bettor Wins Huge Cash With $ 8 Bet

While fans enjoyed the action packed Ryder cup 2021 last week and through to the weekend, one lucky bettor won almost $ 1 million on a 12-step $ 8 bet. Talk about a long shot! To see the crazy bet, it took victories from Brooks Koepka, Bryson DeChambeau, Daniel Berger, Dustin Johnson, Lee westwood, Justin […]

Atlanta spa shooting suspect to plead 4 murders

ATLANTA (AP) – A man already sentenced to life in prison after pleading guilty to shooting four people at a massage company outside of Atlanta is expected to argue for the slaughter of four others on same day in two city spas. Robert Aaron Long, 22, is scheduled to appear in Fulton County Superior Court […]

Perfect War Breaks 537-Day Drought With Long-Term Victory | Bendigo Advertiser

news, breaking news, Symons, Bendigo, trainer, Perfect, War, mare, Will, Gordon The old adage of horse races not knowing their odds ringing true for Bendigo coach Rod Symons and Perfect War at Swan Hill on Monday. Partly owned by Symons, the five-year-old mare achieved a massive form reversal to win for the first time in […]

Outcome uncertain as ruling party in Japan heads to vote for next prime minister

* The new LDP leader will almost certainly be the next prime minister * Four candidates in a tight race * Kishida and Kono considered favorites * Takaichi long shot to be the first female PM By Linda Sieg TOKYO, Sept. 27 (Reuters) – Japan’s ruling party votes Wednesday for the country’s next prime minister […]