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United States showing North Korea its military might
- September 25, 2017

White's statement also said " North Korea's weapons program is a grave threat to the Asia-Pacific region and the entire global community". "We will take preventive measures by merciless preemptive action in case the USA and its vassal forces show any sign of conducting a kind of "decapitating" operation on our headquarters or military attack against our country", he added, while saying his country would spare states that do not join the U.S.in such actions. (more...)
Lukaku strikes again as Man United beat Saints 1-0
- September 25, 2017

The striker secured all three points by scoring the game's only goal and, on an afternoon when United struggled to convince, was a consistent and effective focal point in the final third. Southampton responded with a change in the 71st minute as Gabadini replaced Sean Davis as they pushed for an equaliser. He didn't have the immediate impact that manager David Moyes was hoping for, but still managed to score six goals in a dismal Premier League campaign that saw United finish outside the ... (more...)
Wenger: Champions League Has Lost Some Attraction Wenger: Champions League Has Lost Some Attraction
- September 25, 2017

Arsenal had previously not been out of the Champions League for the past 20 years and last season was a disaster for both Arsene Wenger and the club. The manager also provided updates on the likes of Calum Chambers, Jack Wilshere and Theo Walcott. For West Brom , Nacer Chadli, Chris Brunt and Oliver Burke will all undergo late fitness tests which will decide their involvement in the game . (more...)
Antonio: Conte: 'I will not stay at Chelsea for too long' Antonio: Conte: 'I will not stay at Chelsea for too long'
- September 25, 2017

Bundesliga? It's always hard to predict the future. The English experience has greatly enriched me. Having won the league in his first season at Chelsea , Conte says the club have made no specific demands about his second. "It matters to them that the players give everything for the shirt they are wearing, more than the result". "Tottenham, who are a very, very good team, together with Liverpool and Arsenal - it's a battle and you can not say who will win the league", he said. (more...)
New York Giants at Philadelphia Eagles New York Giants at Philadelphia Eagles
- September 25, 2017

Eagles head coach Doug Pederson was asked about his comfort level with Sproles in terms of his touches this week. "The tempo worked for us as an offense". On Friday, Trump said during a rally, "Wouldn't you love to see one of these National Football League owners, when somebody disrespects our flag, to say, 'Get that son of a bitch off the field right now. (more...)
Red Bull to race as 'Aston Martin Red Bull' from 2018 Red Bull to race as 'Aston Martin Red Bull' from 2018
- September 25, 2017

But it is understood that Renault have informed the former world champions they will cease to be their partners from the end of next season and confirmation of Red Bull's deepening ties with Aston Martin will only increase speculation that the iconic British company will become Red Bull's power providers in the future. (more...)
Shuttler PV Sindhu nominated for Padma Bhusan by Sports ministry Shuttler PV Sindhu nominated for Padma Bhusan by Sports ministry
- September 25, 2017

PV Sindhu , who recently clinched the silver medal in this year's badminton World Championships, has been nominated for the Padma Bhushan award by the Sports Ministry on Monday. She had also won the China Super Series Premier a year ago and clinched the India Super Series and Syed Modi Grand Prix Gold this season. The recommendation comes days after she won the 2017 Korea Open after beating Japan's Nozomi Okuhara in the final. (more...)
White House invite to GSW withdrawn
- September 25, 2017

Championship sports teams visiting the president at the White House goes back to the days of Andrew Johnson. Curry had previously expressed reluctance to accept such an invitation, saying on Friday that the Warriors could "send a statement" by refusing to visit the White House. (more...)
Man Utd, Man City & Spurs: Winners & Losers of Premier League Week 5 Man Utd, Man City & Spurs: Winners & Losers of Premier League Week 5
- September 25, 2017

A look at some of the biggest talking points of the Premier League this week. Chelsea boss Antonio Conte insists it is "normal" for Manchester United and Man City to be at the top of the Premier League table but says anything can happen before the end of the season. (more...)
Kyle Busch Wins Playoff Race 2 at New Hampshire Kyle Busch Wins Playoff Race 2 at New Hampshire
- September 25, 2017

Truex backed up to straighten himself out and instead suffered left-rear damage when he smacked another vehicle. Truex led the remainder of the opening stage and was up front throughout the second stage before the stage-ending wreck. Jones, driving the No. 77 5-hour ENERGY Toyota, was steady throughout the race. Truex was back to sixth at the end of stage two after leading 109 of the first 150 laps, but he restarted the race in the back of the top-20 after spending extra time on pit road for ... (more...)
JOE BIDDLE: Titans stick it to Seattle JOE BIDDLE: Titans stick it to Seattle
- September 25, 2017

With Dennis Kelly on the field as a third tackle - next to Taylor Lewan - the Titans sent Rishard Matthews in motion from left to right, eliminating a Seattle defender from that side of the field. The singer and guitar player who performed the anthem took a knee at the end of their performance. Standing with locked arms is good, kneeling is not acceptable. (more...)
Broncos' Von Miller admits mistake: 'I killed the game today' Broncos' Von Miller admits mistake: 'I killed the game today'
- September 25, 2017

With just under eight minutes left in the contest, the Broncos got a huge third down stop, forcing a Buffalo punt with a chance to get the ball and orchestrate a potential game-tying drive. Follow along as we bring you live updates and analysis from the game from kickoff through the final whistle in the comments section below. "I don't even talk to quarterbacks", Von said, flabbergasted. (more...)
Chelsea agree terms with Athletico Madrid to sell Diego Costa Chelsea agree terms with Athletico Madrid to sell Diego Costa
- September 25, 2017

He scored 58 goals in 120 appearances for the Blues, leading them to the title twice in his three-year stint there. Chelsea's Spanish striker Diego Costa will return to Atletico Madrid in January for a fixed transfer agreement worth €62 million ($74 million) plus €8million ($9.54 million) in variables, both clubs announced on Thursday. (more...)
D-backs clinch wild-card berth when Cards, Brewers lose D-backs clinch wild-card berth when Cards, Brewers lose
- September 25, 2017

Nationals 3, Mets 2 • Max Scherzer (Parkway Central, Mizzou) struck out 10 and visiting Washington clinched home-field advantage in the NL Division Series. Louis. Aaron Judge homered twice for the Yankees, increasing his AL-leading total to 48 - one shy of the major league rookie record set by Mark McGwire in 1987. (more...)
Residents in northwest Puerto Rico evacuated due to imminent dam break Residents in northwest Puerto Rico evacuated due to imminent dam break
- September 25, 2017

As a result the power company abandoned most basic maintenance in recent years, leaving the island subject to regular blackouts. Cuomo said Puerto Rico Gov. Anthony, 49, posted a similar video to Lopez and Martin's, while Perez 53 - who also has family in Puerto Rico she is still attempting to contact - tweeted out links to aid groups FRMA and Politica. (more...)
United seek to identify Lukaku chant culprits
- September 25, 2017

The club posted on social media ahead of Wednesday's Carabao Cup match against Burton that "action will be taken against any offensive behaviour", reminding supporters of the club's commitment to inclusivity. United contacted relevant bodies to see whether the song could be categorised as racism by the letter of the law, while saying in a statement they have a "zero tolerance towards all forms of discrimination". (more...)
Manchester City to offer Kevin De Bruyne new contract Manchester City to offer Kevin De Bruyne new contract
- September 25, 2017

Antonio Conte opted to freeze Costa out, despite being a two-time Premier League title victor, and turn to a man with no prior experience in the English top flight. Chelsea scored from their only two shots in the first half, Morata putting them in front after just 82 seconds before fellow Spain global Pedro netted his second goal in his last three games. (more...)
Costa exit, Hazard return lift Conte Costa exit, Hazard return lift Conte
- September 25, 2017

The Spain worldwide was one of six summer signings at Stamford Bridge following a £58m move to Chelsea from La Liga giants Real Madrid. Costa has stayed away from the club, spending much of his time in Brazil, while securing a return to his former club Atletico Madrid. (more...)
Lukaku scores, Mourinho sent off, as United hold on late at Southampton
- September 25, 2017

Saturday's 1-0 defeat to United means Southampton have already lost 11 top-flight matches in 2017 - as many as they did in the whole of 2016 - and have failed to score in eight of their last nine Premier League matches on home turf. (more...)
5 live's Football Daily, Liverpool win five-goal thriller at Leicester 5 live's Football Daily, Liverpool win five-goal thriller at Leicester
- September 25, 2017

Steven Gerrard felt that Liverpool performed better as a defensive unit during their thrilling 3-2 win over Leicester in the Premier League on Saturday. "It is mixed emotions". The intention from the start was to play with high intensity. "It was a hard game for us - it ebbed and flowed but we go away disappointed". (more...)
Morata scores hat-trick to equal Costa's record start at Chelsea Morata scores hat-trick to equal Costa's record start at Chelsea
- September 25, 2017

The 24-year-old was also able to shake a scoring monkey off his back against Stoke, as he found the target for the first time with his feet. The 28-year-old won more points than any other player with his goals during last season's title triumph. (more...)
Colts Still Looking For Answers After Beating Browns 31-28
- September 25, 2017

Completions of 31 and 25 yards to Hilton set up Indianapolis' touchdowns, as did a 34-yard pass interference penalty on another pass intended for Hilton. After Duke Johnson's 19-yard run tied the score early in the second period, Indianapolis truly caught fire. Neither Jackson nor special teams coordinator Chris Tabor should have to say, "Hey, guys, don't jump offsides". (more...)
Peter Sagan wins third straight road race world championship title Peter Sagan wins third straight road race world championship title
- September 25, 2017

Alexander Kristoff raised the prospect of a home world champion, with the Norwegian launching the acceleration toward the finish. "Kristoff was racing at home so I'm sorry, but of course I'm happy to win". "I was in a good position with around 500m to go but I got a little bit swamped by Sagan and one of the Czech riders". He was classified 80th approaching the final climb up Salmon Hill, but timed his ride to perfection. (more...)
Sparks visit Lynx as WNBA Finals rematch begins Sparks visit Lynx as WNBA Finals rematch begins
- September 25, 2017

Los Angeles' inability to slow down 2017 MVP Sylvia Fowles may be more concerning for the Sparks over the remainder of the series. Both the Sparks and Lynx have repeatedly stood up against racially charged violence, joining a number of teams and athletes who have appeared publicly wearing " Black Lives Matter " T-shirts that commemorate the victims of police shootings. (more...)
No national anthem protests made prior to NASCAR race No national anthem protests made prior to NASCAR race
- September 25, 2017

Even though other sports are allowing their players to protest the national anthem , NASCAR owners are making it very clear that they have no interest in such actions. Owner and former driver Richard Childress , who has two drivers (Austin Dillon and Ryan Newman) now contending in the NASCAR playoffs, also chimed in on the situation. (more...)