CORONADO, CA – MAY 27: Tate Martell of Ohio State University attends Steve Clarkson’s 13th Annual Quarterback Retreat on May 27, 2017 in Coronado, California. (Photo by Joe Scarnici/Getty Images)On Tuesday afternoon, the NCAA finally weighed in on Tate Martell’s eligibility for the upcoming season. The former Ohio State quarterback-turned-Miami transfer is eligible to play for the Hurricanes this fall.After Justin Fields transferred from Georgia to Ohio State, Martell didn’t wait long before announcing his transfer from the Buckeyes. The former Georgia quarterback was granted immediate eligibility at Ohio State, and now Martell has followed suit.Following the announcement, Martell took to Twitter to share his excitement.“We aren’t ready yet.. but we will be! oh btw… I’M ELIGIBLE TO PLAY!” Martell said on Twitter.we aren’t ready yet.. but we will be!oh btw… I’M ELIGIBLE TO PLAY! pic.twitter.com/jSr9wmwiqi— TATE MARTELL (@TheTateMartell) March 19, 2019Here’s Miami’s statement on the NCAA’s decision:“We are pleased with this ruling and appreciate the NCAA recognizing that this waiver met the criteria under the membership established guidelines,” Director of Athletics Blake James said. “We would like to thank the NCAA, as well as Ohio State University, for their assistance and support throughout the waiver process. We look forward to seeing Tate compete for the Hurricanes this season.”Martell looked to be the front-runner for the starting role in Columbus after Dwayne Haskins announced his plans to enter the NFL draft. However, after Fields transferred to Ohio State, Martell decided to take his talents elsewhere.
By Zoubida SenoussiRabat – Ouarzazate continues to attract productions all over the world, thanks to its breathtaking landscapes and booming film industry.“The Moroccan Hollywood” has welcomed the adventure TV show “Off Roads” and one of its participants, Miss Universe 2016, also crowned Miss France the same year, Iris Mittenaere, as reported by 2M. The 25-year-old model already visited other Moroccan cities, such as Essaouira and Marrakech back in 2016. This adventurous show is taking place at the Ecolodge Oued Noujoum in the Fint valley, fifteen kilometers from the windy city Essaouira. Located in the heart of a mountain circuit, the site offers unbeatable raw nature views to its guests.Ouarzazate has a long-established relationship with cinema. Many notable directors maintain an obsession with the magnificent landscapes, including Orson Welles, Ridley Scott, and David Lean.Many memorable historical movies and television shows have been filmed in the area, including Lawrence of Arabia (1962), Gladiator (2000), The Sheltering Sky (1990), Game of Thrones (2013) Prison Break (2015), Sherlock (2016), and The Nine (2017).
OTTAWA — The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development has raised its expectations for economic growth in Canada this year compared with a June forecast.The Paris-based economic think tank says it now expects the Canadian economy to grow by 3.2 per cent this year, best in the G7.That is up from its forecast in June for growth of 2.8 per cent.The OECD maintained its Canadian outlook for 2018 at 2.3 per cent.Meanwhile, the organization’s outlook for global economic growth was unchanged at 3.5 per cent for this year and up slightly at 3.7 per cent for 2018, compared with 3.6 per cent in its previous forecast.Expectations for the U.S. were unchanged at 2.1 per cent this year and 2.4 per cent next year.