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What that Gillette ad says about the trend in woke advertising – Honolulu, Hawaii news, sports & weather


“We can’t hide from it. Its been going on far too long. We cant laugh it off, making the same old excuses.” Then, in a direct reference to the #MeToo movement, the spot says, “Something has finally changed.” It closes with scenes of men breaking up fights, standing up for women and being attentive fathers.

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South African football ‘giant’ Masinga dies | Sports


Marcel Desailly of France tackles Philemon Masinga (left) of South Africa during a 1998 World Cup group match in Marseille. — AFP pic

JOHANNESBURG, Jan 13 — Former South Africa star Philemon ‘Chippa’ Masinga died today aged 49 in a Johannesburg hospital from cancer, the national football association said in a statement.

“We have lost a giant of South African football,” said football association president Danny Jordaan. “This is a sad day and I am gutted.

“I saw him last Sunday before I flew to Dakar (for Confederation of African Football activities) and although Phil was not feeling well, he was in good spirits.

“Before saying goodbye, I promised ‘Chippa’ that I would visit him again sometime this week and now our hero is gone.”

A physically formidable forward, he…

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African Champions League group stage results & scorers (1st round) – Africa – Sports



All matches are Cairo time (GMT+2)


Friday 11 January


Horoya 1-1 E.S.T. (Group B)

Scorers: Ocansey Mandela 67/ Anice Badri 90


Lobi Stars 2-1 Mamelodi Sundowns (Group A)

Scorers: Yaya Kone 45 pen, Mathias Martins 53/ Anthony Laffor 38


Wydad Athletic Club 5-2 Asec Mimosas (Group A)

Scorers:  Ismail El Haddad 17, Michael Babatunde 48, Zouheir El Moutaraji 56, Walid Kerty 69, Badi Aouk 80/ Wonlo Coulibaly 44, Salif Bagate 85


Club Africain 0-1 Club Sportif Constantinois (Group C)

Scorer: Abdenour Belkheir 89


Saturday 12 January 


TP Mazembe 2-0 Ismaily (Group C)

Chico Ushindi 84, Kevin Mondeko 86


FC Platinum 0-0 Orlando Pirates (Group B)


Simba Sports Club 3-0 Jeunesse Sportive de la Saoura (Group D)

Scorers: Okwi 45, Kagere 52, 68


Ahly 2-0 AS…

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African Champions League group stage results & fixtures (1st round) – Africa – Sports



All matches are Cairo time (GMT+2)


Friday 11 January


Horoya 1-1 E.S.T. (Group B)

Scorers: Ocansey Mandela 67/ Anice Badri 90


Lobi Stars 2-1 Mamelodi Sundowns (Group A)

Scorers: Yaya Kone 45 pen, Mathias Martins 53/ Anthony Laffor 38


Wydad Athletic Club 5-2 Asec Mimosas (Group A)

Scorers:  Ismail El Haddad 17, Michael Babatunde 48, Zouheir El Moutaraji 56, Walid Kerty 69, Badi Aouk 80/ Wonlo Coulibaly 44, Salif Bagate 85


Club Africain 0-1 Club Sportif Constantinois (Group C)

Scorer: Abdenour Belkheir 89


Saturday 12 January 


15:00 TP Mazembe vs. Ismaily (Group C)


15:00 FC Platinum vs. Orlando Pirates (Group B)


15:00 Simba Sports Club vs. Jeunesse Sportive de la Saoura (Group D)


21:00 Ahly vs. AS V.Club (Group D)


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Norovirus outbreak sickens 277 on Caribbean cruise – Boston News, Weather, Sports



MIAMI (AP) — Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas is returning to a Florida port a day early and giving passengers full refunds of their fare after 277 guests and crew members were hit with an outbreak of Norovirus as it sailed to Jamaica.

Cruise line spokesman Owen Torres told The Associated Press “we think the right thing to do is get everyone home early rather than have guests worry about their health.”

He says the ship will return to Port Canaveral on Saturday. It sailed from there Sunday on a seven-day Caribbean cruise.

Passengers took to social media on Wednesday, tweeting they were forced to stay onboard after docking in Falmouth, Jamaica,…

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South African captain Faf du Plessis suspended for one Test | Sports


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