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Senators to do 'darn best' to restore P678-M human rights budget Senators to do 'darn best' to restore P678-M human rights budget
- September 13, 2017

Coming from a dark period in Philippine history where violations of human rights were rampant - martial law from 1972 until the dictator Marcos was ousted in February 1986 - framers of the 1987 Constitution ensured there would be an independent body that would monitor human rights violations to avoid a return to those dark days - and to ensure government's compliance with worldwide treaties. (more...)
Mets 2018 schedule: Fenway trip and more Subway Series games Mets 2018 schedule: Fenway trip and more Subway Series games
- September 13, 2017

The whole league will open the season on the same day for the first time since 1968 when then, all 20 teams, opened the year. Could the Amazin's welcome Lucas Duda to Citi Field once again? Interleague play also sprinkles the road schedule with visits to Yankee Stadium (June 12-13), the Rogers Centre in Toronto (June 15-17), and Tropicana Field in Tampa (June 25-26) on the docket. (more...)
Sam Bradford and Adrian Peterson played against each other Monday night Sam Bradford and Adrian Peterson played against each other Monday night
- September 13, 2017

There is definitely a lot more pressure on the Saints defense then there is on the Saints offense. It wasn't flawless, though. Up first, an NFC showdown between the New Orleans Saints and the Minnesota Vikings . He was only sacked once and was kept on his feet for most of the game. And for one night at least, he had the time to show it off. The Saints are certainly not the 1985 Chicago Bears on defense. (more...)
Texans will start Deshaun Watson in Week 2 Texans will start Deshaun Watson in Week 2
- September 13, 2017

Receiver Jaelen Strong returns from his one-game suspension. Watson took first-team reps for Houston at Tuesday's practice, but Bill O'Brien said that he was still deciding about the starter for Sunday. We know Savage's durability isn't all that great so he was cautious with his body and did not want to risk further injury to himself. "I've seen how this works and it just is what it is". (more...)
Cubs feast on Mets for win they needed Cubs feast on Mets for win they needed
- September 13, 2017

Playing loose is a major key for any team in a tight race, so these guys having fun is exactly what we need them to be doing. Nobody is talking about it here. Anthony Rizzo just missed a base hit down the first base line, as it was just foul. "I think everyone needs to start rallying around us even more now because we need it more, instead of maybe panicking a little bit, because this is the time we're going to get hot these next three weeks and raise that banner against next year, hopefully". (more...)
Yankees win road game in Queens over Rays Yankees win road game in Queens over Rays
- September 13, 2017

The Tampa Bay Times reported that Rays president Brian Auld and St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman met Monday to discuss the situation and that a final decision on playing there this weekend would be made Tuesday. In five of those starts, the Yankees have scored one run or less. Frazier's liner in the fifth was hauled in by right fielder Steven Souza Jr. on the warning track. (more...)
Former Colts stars Saturday, James nominated for Pro Football Hall of Fame Former Colts stars Saturday, James nominated for Pro Football Hall of Fame
- September 13, 2017

The former Georgia defensive lineman was the sixth overall pick by the Patriots in the 2001 NFL Draft and was with the franchise from 2001-2008. He led the National Football League in rushing his first two seasons, was a fourth-time Pro Bowl selection and was named to the All-Decade team of the 2000s despite suffering a serious knee injury in 2001. (more...)
Some Caribbean islands changed colors because of Hurricane Irma Some Caribbean islands changed colors because of Hurricane Irma
- September 13, 2017

Most of the island of St. Martin is either severely damaged or destroyed. The V.C. Bird International Airport opened for all flights on Thursday, September 7 and electricity was restored to the Capital St Johns and most parts of the island. (more...)
Manchester City vs. Liverpool Manchester City vs. Liverpool
- September 13, 2017

Pep Guardiola is without Vincent Kompnay so John Stones comes in to the defence alongside Nicolas Otamendi while Sergio Aguero joins Gabriel Jesus in attack. "He came in yesterday, accepted 100 percent the situation - I didn't even have to say anything about it". "I think everyone saw it, so it was obviously obvious". (more...)
Banco Bradesco Sa American Depo (BBDO) Sees 52-Week High Banco Bradesco Sa American Depo (BBDO) Sees 52-Week High
- September 13, 2017

ValuEngine cut shares of Banco Bradesco SA from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating in a report on Thursday, June 22nd. The stock had a trading volume of 3,325,744 shares. The firm has "Buy" rating by Deutsche Bank given on Monday, October 12. Banco Bradesco SA (NYSE:BBD) traded up 0.18% during trading on Tuesday, reaching $11.40. (more...)
Klopp had good chat with Coutinho Klopp had good chat with Coutinho
- September 13, 2017

In short, Liverpool won't be given the freedom to attack at will as they did against Arsenal, but tactical flexibility hasn't always looked Klopp's strength in his time with the club so far. Klopp rested Simon Mignolet against Arsene Wenger's side, but is still likely to start the Belgian goalkeeper ahead of Loris Karius against City. How Klopp re-integrates the wantaway midfielder into his squad could define Liverpool's season. (more...)
No joy for Sadio Mane No joy for Sadio Mane
- September 13, 2017

The top three teams are Manchester United , Manchester City and Chelsea . There is no appetite at Anfield to contest the Senegal international's sending-off in a game they went on to lose 5-0. Yes, four of the five goals came when the Reds were down a man. Klopp, whose side went into the game unbeaten in their three previous games and having beaten Arsenal 4-0 last time out, said he had bitten his tongue so as not to also be sent to the stands. (more...)
Celtic v Paris Saint-Germain Celtic v Paris Saint-Germain
- September 13, 2017

He hopes the French side can compete but, having been part of the Monaco side that lost 4-1 on aggregate to Juve in last season's semifinals, he says Massimiliano Allegri's side will be hard to overcome. PSG have one of the best attacks in the world and I think that they will be good enough to score 3 on their own. They've put together an wonderful squad. (more...)
Predicted Liverpool side to play Sevilla: Lovren and Gomez should start Predicted Liverpool side to play Sevilla: Lovren and Gomez should start
- September 13, 2017

That's really hard to find someone like that'. He was uncertain with the ball at his feet, which led to some groans from the Anfield crowd, but Klopp has huge faith in the 24-year-old. But this was the decision we took [to leave him out]. Another man certain to start is Sadio Mane. When Jurgen Klopp arrived at Liverpool in October 2015, he said: "If we sit here in four years, I think we (will) win one title". (more...)
Leeds United line up January deal for Japan worldwide midfielder Leeds United line up January deal for Japan worldwide midfielder
- September 13, 2017

Sportsmail understands the Elland Road outfit have discussed terms with the 21-year-old Gamba Osaka player ahead of a potential move in January and are ready to approach his club with a bid. He was named as the J-League's young player of the year last season after Osaka finished sixth in the table. He has since racked up 96 appearances in all competitions, scoring eight goals. (more...)
Wenger reveals why he turned down Manchester United job Wenger reveals why he turned down Manchester United job
- September 13, 2017

According to the Express , Morgan bumped into "The Special One" in Harrods, when Mourinho pulled no punches about what he thought in relation to the Frenchman still being the manager at the Emirates. "When I was at Chelsea, we were really disappointed to be out from the group stage of the Champions League". While Ferguson would take United to six more Premier League titles before retiring at the end of 2012-13, Wenger says he has been able to evolve the Arsenal mentality during his career ... (more...)
Michael Owen: Manchester United defence are a worry Michael Owen: Manchester United defence are a worry
- September 13, 2017

It was an entertaining game but a frustrating result for Manchester United as the Reds were held to a 2-2 draw by Stoke City on Saturday. Cameroon worldwide Maxim Choupo-Moting made an early impact for the Potters, scoring both the goals for the home side. (more...)
Neymar is not concerned by Celtic FC fans Neymar is not concerned by Celtic FC fans
- September 13, 2017

Tottenham had an impressive victory over Everton at the weekend and we see them using the momentum from that match to finally get a convincing win at Wembley. The embarrassing circumstances surrounding Unai Emery's side's round of 16 exit last season, coupled with the eye-watering amount of money they have spent this summer, means that PSG go into this season's Champions League campaign with only the highest of expectations. (more...)
Jone Jones's B Sample Before UFC 214 Confirms Failed Drug Test Jone Jones's B Sample Before UFC 214 Confirms Failed Drug Test
- September 13, 2017

While UFC and the United States Anti-Doping Policy continue to provide Jon Jones due process following a positive drug test at UFC 214 , the case for the light-heavyweight champion's innocence took a step backward. The failed test took place after weigh-ins for the event, which went forward as results were not immediately available. It's weird to me, there's a lot of things here that don't add up, and to the UFC, it doesn't add up. (more...)
Draw at Stoke: My players were below their best - Mourinho Draw at Stoke: My players were below their best - Mourinho
- September 13, 2017

In the second half at the Bet365 Stadium Mourinho and Hughes clashed and at the close the Portuguese shook hands with some Stoke staff but not their manager. Rashford again went in search of the opener, though, only for his goal-bound effort to be tipped away by the fingertips of Butland. But this is still a team striving for a smoother offensive rhythm. (more...)
Saints lose to Vikings in Monday Night season opener Saints lose to Vikings in Monday Night season opener
- September 13, 2017

The team have also parted ways with their Super Bowl-winning safety, T.J. Ward, and within hours of cutting the defensive back from their roster, he signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The 32-year-old Peterson, who played in just three games after suffering a knee injury , is eager to show he's capable of posting a big year. It's very likely that even on television, you will hear an announcer, or two, or three, or 10 make the mistake of saying San Diego Chargers . (more...)
Major League Baseball Announces 2018 Regular Season Schedule Major League Baseball Announces 2018 Regular Season Schedule
- September 13, 2017

The big takeaway: Opening Day has been moved up to late March-Thursday, March 29, to be exact-making it the earliest season opener in baseball history (leaving aside seasons with global openers in Japan or Australia). The interleague/division splits remain the same as in 2017 (20 interleague games, 19 interdivisional games against each team, six or seven games against teams in other divisions), and the interleague divisional matchups this year are NL East-AL East, NL Central-AL Central, and ... (more...)
UFC 217 Gets Third Title Fight In Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Rose Namajunas UFC 217 Gets Third Title Fight In Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Rose Namajunas
- September 13, 2017

The much-anticipated women's strawweight bout between Jedrzejczyk and Namajunas will be one of three championship matches that evening, with the other two featuring Michael Bisping against Georges St-Pierre and Cody Garbrandt versus T.J. At UFC 217 , Jedrzejczyk will attempt to tie Ronda Rousey for the most title defenses in the history of the women's divisions in the UFC. The champion, Jedrzejczyk, is no stranger to overcoming the difficulties she faces inside the octagon. (more...)
Marouane Fellaini can not hide José Mourinho's need for Paul Pogba
- September 13, 2017

He was replaced by Marouane Fellaini , who went on to score Man United's first with bullet header and provide an assist for Marcus Rashford late on. "There were bad decisions, fantasy football, PlayStadium football, tricks". "Squads are for this, squads are for injuries, squads are for suspensions", the experienced boss said. (more...)
Radio Host Craig Carton Says He's Not Guilty in Ponzi Ticket Scheme Radio Host Craig Carton Says He's Not Guilty in Ponzi Ticket Scheme
- September 13, 2017

Smith dealt with plenty of criticism during his four-year tenure with the Jets, in which he started 30 games and threw 28 touchdowns to 36 interceptions. Carton and Michael Wright, 41, of Upper Saddle River , are charged with securities fraud, wire fraud, and conspiracy, the U.S. Attorney's Office for New York's Southern District said in a statement. (more...)