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Hurricane Irma Damage Estimates Smaller Than Feared Hurricane Irma Damage Estimates Smaller Than Feared
- September 12, 2017

Hurricane Irma made landfall in the Florida Keys on Sunday morning with top sustained winds of 130 miles per hour (215 kph). Irma hit southwest Florida on Sunday morning as a unsafe Category 4 storm, the second-highest level on the five-step Saffir-Simpson scale. (more...)
The Chainsmokers under fire over racist dog-eating joke in China The Chainsmokers under fire over racist dog-eating joke in China
- September 12, 2017

On Monday, the band posted a promotional video from their trip to Twitter , Buzzfeed News reports. The Chainsmokers today found themselves under hot water after fans became outraged at a brief comment made during an Ultra China promo video . (more...)
Crystal Palace sacks De Boer Crystal Palace sacks De Boer
- September 12, 2017

We know we are better than this. The south London club have been strongly linked with a move to appoint former England boss Roy Hodgson to replace the departing Dutch manager. It appears likely that Palace will have a new manager in charge by the time that they face Southampton at home on Saturday in their next fixture. (more...)
Antonio Conte: Eden Hazard will not start for Chelsea against Qarabag Antonio Conte: Eden Hazard will not start for Chelsea against Qarabag
- September 12, 2017

I'm very calm about this because I trust my players". "However, I know many of their players because when I was training Italy we faced Azerbaijan, and numerous players are on the national team". The Blues have also scored in each of their last 24 group games at Stamford Bridge . Qarabag and RB Leipzig are the only teams to make their Champions League debut this season. (more...)
Tom Brady: Extra days off after Patriots loss 'sucked' Tom Brady: Extra days off after Patriots loss 'sucked'
- September 12, 2017

It would be unfair to try and connect any past teams to this one just because of all the new faces and since it hasn't established any sort of identity. Also, of the 53 players now on the roster, 16 of them were not on the team last season. "So that's what we're going to try and do this week". The New England team took the lead during the first half of the game, but the Chiefs shocked all when they came through during the second half of the game and beat the Patriots in a 42-27 defeat. (more...)
Southwest Airlines canceled hundreds of flights to and from Atlanta Southwest Airlines canceled hundreds of flights to and from Atlanta
- September 12, 2017

A total of 52 flights - 27 departing and 25 arriving - were canceled Monday at Louis Armstrong International Airport in New Orleans, including several flights to and from Atlanta and Florida airports. Irma's hurricane-force winds are expected to die down throughout Florida by early Monday morning, but massive flooding is predicted to follow in coastal areas because of storm surge. (more...)
Mandzukic out of Juventus's trip to Barcelona
- September 12, 2017

Dybala scored twice in that first leg win against Barca last season, and he strikes me as pretty decent value To Score at Any Time at [3.3 ]. ON THE MODEL - "I still have to decide on the form, but the characteristics of the players in the field allow me to change". (more...)
New turf put down at Gillette — PATRIOTS' NOTEBOOK New turf put down at Gillette — PATRIOTS' NOTEBOOK
- September 12, 2017

The Patriots share the field with the New England Revolution of the MLS. This isn't the first time New England has changed its turf up in the middle of the season as Gillette's surface went from grass to FieldTurf's synthetic after a November 12, 2006 game against the New York Jets. (more...)
Indians OF Bradley Zimmer has broken bone in hand Indians OF Bradley Zimmer has broken bone in hand
- September 12, 2017

Thomas Graham, according to Indians manager Terry Francona. But now that the winning streak is at 18 games and Twitter names can't be any longer than 20 characters, the team Twitter page has a real problem. "We've got to figure a way to do better than that". Hellickson (3-3) allowed three runs in six innings. "When you do that your whole world opens up", said Orioles manager Buck Showalter, whose team has suddenly stopped scoring runs. (more...)
Clemson at Louisville, 09/16/17 Clemson at Louisville, 09/16/17
- September 12, 2017

The Cardinals quarterback accounted for 525 total yards and six touchdowns in a 47-35 win over North Carolina. Clemson QB Kelly Bryant was great in that Auburn game, coming up with 19-of-29 passing for 181 yards and 19 carries for 59 yards and two touchdowns. (more...)
Raiders put kicker Sebastian Janikowski on injured reserve Raiders put kicker Sebastian Janikowski on injured reserve
- September 12, 2017

The Raiders tried out some veteran kickers earlier this week as they discussed the restructured contract with Janikowski, amid reports that Janikowski's back wasn't feeling well. Tavecchio has spent time with the Raiders in the each of the last four preseasons, and has connected on a combined 9-of-11 field goal attempts in preseason action. (more...)
NFL appeals injunction in Elliott case NFL appeals injunction in Elliott case
- September 12, 2017

The three-page notice was filed Monday with the Fifth Circuit of the U.S. Court of Appeals, and requests an immediate stay of the temporary restraining order granted by federal Judge Amos Mazzant on Friday evening. Brady played the entire 2015 season before a ruling finally came forcing him to sit the first four games of the 2016 season. If Mazzant denies the emergency request to put his own ruling on hold pending further hearings, the National Football League could make a similar argument ... (more...)
Missing 5-year-old boy found dead Missing 5-year-old boy found dead
- September 12, 2017

Her family told WLEX that Belt was a family friend, and a dispute over money led to the kidnapping and assault. She explained how she last saw her son, James, with their kidnapper as she was allegedly forced over the cliff by Belt. During the press conference, Sanders expressed remorse for the loss of Spoonamore and asked the community to keep the family in their thoughts as well as investigators. (more...)
Mino Raiola suggests that Paulo Dybala could one day play for Chelsea Mino Raiola suggests that Paulo Dybala could one day play for Chelsea
- September 12, 2017

Super-agent Mino Raiola has urged Juventus forward Paulo Dybala to consider a move to Manchester United in the future. And Raiola, who doesn't represent the 23-year-old yet, seems to think La Liga or the Premier League would be the flawless stage for him to shine. (more...)
Stronger and fitter, Faulkner ready for tough cricket Stronger and fitter, Faulkner ready for tough cricket
- September 12, 2017

It is as good as it's been at the moment, so I'm pretty happy. The Steven Smith-led Kangaroos will play five One-day Internationals (ODIs) and three Twenty20 global (T20I) during the series, scheduled from September 17 to October 13. James Faulkner says he will return to worldwide cricket a fitter and stronger allrounder. He scored 230 runs at an average of 115 and was the joint highest wicket-taker for his side, picking up seven wickets in five innings during the seven-match series in 2013. (more...)
NFL Appeals Ezekiel Elliott Suspension Case to 5th Circuit NFL Appeals Ezekiel Elliott Suspension Case to 5th Circuit
- September 12, 2017

And there is a strong chance the 22-year-old will be allowed to feature for the Cowboys for the entire season as the case remains in the courts, U.S. Henderson ruled not to allow Elliott's team to interview his accuser, Tiffany Thompson , and also didn't allow them access to the interview and notes. (more...)
Drew Brees' contract doesn't allow Saints to use franchise tag Drew Brees' contract doesn't allow Saints to use franchise tag
- September 12, 2017

After months of hype, the regular season finally gets underway for the Vikings tonight as they welcome back Adrian Peterson and the New Orleans Saints to U.S. The total hit the betting board at 48 and has yet to change. "I'm all about winning". When Minnesota signed free-agent running back Latavius Murray in March, it cleared the way for Peterson to look for another team. (more...)
Indian ODI squad to face Australia announced Indian ODI squad to face Australia announced
- September 12, 2017

At the same press conference, where the selectors possibly called time on Yuvraj Singh's career, although they would not say so in so many words, it was suggested that he too was rested or rotated. If they sledge us, they will get the appropriate reply. He adds value by taking wickets with his part-time spin bowling. It's a very nice and lovely thing about him that he always puts the team first. (more...)
Bill O'Brien undecided on who'll start for Texans at quarterback Bill O'Brien undecided on who'll start for Texans at quarterback
- September 12, 2017

The first drive he led was quite uplifting with it being 75-yards, 14 plays with seven first downs for a total of 5:51 to complete with a four-yard touchdown pass to DeAndre Hopkins . He would fumble once, Dante Fowler kicking the ball out of his hand after being quelled in his efforts to sack Watson . Watson gave the team and the stadium a much-need spark when he took the field in the second half and was helped by three Jacksonville penalties en route to his first touchdown pass to ... (more...)
Colorado's US Northern Command aids in Irma relief Colorado's US Northern Command aids in Irma relief
- September 12, 2017

Martin in response to a State Department request, Davis added. This afternoon, Hurricane Irma diminished from Category 4 to a Category 3 storm with winds ranging from 111 to 130 miles per hour, according to news reports. Northcom is developing logistics support solutions and has identified incident support bases at Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama, Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey, Fort A.P. (more...)
Irma weakens to tropical storm, continues its crawl to Columbus Irma weakens to tropical storm, continues its crawl to Columbus
- September 12, 2017

A tropical storm warning is in effect for: Baldwin, Barrow, Bartow, Bibb, Bleckley, Butts, Carroll, Chattahoochee, Chattooga, Cherokee, Clarke, Clayton, Cobb, Coweta, Crawford, Crisp, DeKalb, Dodge, Dooly, Douglas, Emanuel, Fayette, Floyd, Forsyth, Glascock, Gordon, Greene, Gwinnett, Hancock, Haralson, Harris, Heard, Henry, Houston, Jackson, Jasper, Jefferson, Johnson, Jones, Lamar, Laurens, Macon, Madison, Marion, Meriwether, Monroe, Montgomery, Morgan, Muscogee, Newton, North Fulton, ... (more...)
Ederson eases fears over injury after clash with Liverpool forward Sadio Mane
- September 12, 2017

I said at half-time that I thought it we were completely spot on, I know it is hard after the global break, but I thought we could have - should have - been in the lead in the first half and the 1-0 when it was 11 versus 11, and that is a moment when we are in possession, everything is good. (more...)
Sporting KC's Erik Palmer-Brown signs with Manchester City Sporting KC's Erik Palmer-Brown signs with Manchester City
- September 11, 2017

Long the subject of interest from European suitors, it appears that Sporting Kansas City's Erik Palmer-Brown will be on the move across the Atlantic at the end of the year. The youngster has already enjoyed success at such a tender after he captained the Under-20 United States national team to the CONCACAF Championship earlier this year. (more...)
Crystal Palace Sack De Boer After 77 Days in Charge Crystal Palace Sack De Boer After 77 Days in Charge
- September 11, 2017

However, former Liverpool defender Carragher couldn't resist the opportunity to poke fun at ex-Manchester United star Neville. Sunday's result leaves the Eagles second-last in the Premier League standings, as they have yet to earn a point, and yet to score, after four league matches. (more...)
Broncos get extension with Brandon McManus Broncos get extension with Brandon McManus
- September 11, 2017

NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported, per a source, it's a three-year extension worth $11.254 million with $6 million of it guaranteed. Beginning in 2018, McManus will start averaging $3.75 million per year, according to KUSA-TV's Mike Klis . (more...)