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Puerto Rico requires relief and rebuilding Puerto Rico requires relief and rebuilding
- September 28, 2017

An additional 7 million meals and 4 million liters of water are en route to the island, with even more federal supplies coming, the spokesperson said . President Donald Trump was highly criticized for not reacting appropriately enough to the situation, and Fox News reporter Geraldo Rivera claimed it could become Trump's Hurricane Katrina. (more...)
Local students struggle to meet state testing standards Local students struggle to meet state testing standards
- September 28, 2017

Of concern, though, is the fact that while gains have been seen across every student group, there is a continuing achievement gap, evidenced by data that shows significantly lower scores among students from low-income families and within some student groups. (more...)
Offense reigns supreme, Jays lose 10-7 in Boston — Blue Jays notebook Offense reigns supreme, Jays lose 10-7 in Boston — Blue Jays notebook
- September 28, 2017

Toronto Blue Jays' Kendrys Morales , right, crosses home plate in front of Boston Red Sox catcher Sandy Leon on his two-run home run during the fifth inning on Tuesday. The problem: Location, according to Sale. "Here (with the Jays) I have more opportunities, more chance to show my skills", Hernandez said. They could be part of some drama in the Bronx over the weekend if this thing gets closer. (more...)
Alabama basketball administrator resigns as investigation spreads to Tuscaloosa Alabama basketball administrator resigns as investigation spreads to Tuscaloosa
- September 28, 2017

Baker's previous position with the NCAA specifically involved "processing information in cases of amateurism violations", per the Alabama Media Group . He also previously worked as the NCAA's assistant director of enforcement for basketball development, according to Yahoo Sports' Jeff Eisenberg . Per TideSports.com , Baker allegedly took part in a bribery scheme where he accepted money to direct a Crimson Tide basketball player to sign with an Atlanta financial adviser after entering the ... (more...)
Cubs clinch 2nd straight NL Central title Cubs clinch 2nd straight NL Central title
- September 28, 2017

Chicago Cubs starting pitcher John Lackey . Through five innings, Wacha tossed 50 pitches, and just 60 pitches through six. Lackey, who usually throws good games in Busch Stadium, gave up just those two hits through five innings. Lackey showed he had plenty in the tank, throwing six innings, striking out three, and walking two. Tonight's over/under runs total is at 8.5 runs for the complete game in St. (more...)
Deshaun Watson gives first National Football League check to NRG Stadium cafeteria workers Deshaun Watson gives first National Football League check to NRG Stadium cafeteria workers
- September 28, 2017

The former Clemson star chose to give his first National Football League game check to help some stadium employees who were seriously affected by the storm. "And anything else y'all need, I'm always here to help". Texans defensive end J.J. Watt's fundraising efforts got the most attention, but many athletes and citizens not in the spotlight have donated their time and money to those who needed it. (more...)
Diego Costa greets former Chelsea teammates prior to Atletico Madrid tie
- September 28, 2017

I saw Atletico's first game against Roma and maybe they deserved to win. "You don't need that [tracking back]", Hazard told France Football . "He's nearly ready to play but if I make this decision it will be because I'm comfortable with it", the Italian added. (more...)
Atletico Madrid 1-2 Chelsea
- September 28, 2017

Batshuayi watched Alvaro Morata head in a deserved equaliser at the Wanda Metropolitano, but the striker was in the right place to prod home the victor with the last kick of the match, sealing a 2-1 victory. Chelsea became the first opposing team to win a game at Atletico's new Metropolitano Stadium, and they also are the first-ever English club to win away to Atletico in European competition, after six defeats and five draws. (more...)
Manchester United vs Crystal Palace - betting tips and predictions
- September 28, 2017

United have already scored 16 times in the league, netting a further seven in the Champions League and League Cup.It is a goal spree that must have seemed unimaginable last season when United's strikers were repeatedly held in check in a series of drab draws at Old Trafford. (more...)
West Indies Caught Between Tests and T20s: Stuart Law West Indies Caught Between Tests and T20s: Stuart Law
- September 28, 2017

Indeed, the home side slumped from 126 without loss to 181-5 before Moeen Ali (48 not out) - the 53-ball century hero at Bristol last time out - and Jos Buttler (43 not out) put things back on track. An unbalanced England attack couldn't keep West Indies under control despite making a strong start. But even Warwickshire all-rounder Woakes s figures suffered as he finished with three for 71 in 10 overs. (more...)
Arsene Wenger challenges Arsenal teenagers to grab their chance in Europe Arsene Wenger challenges Arsenal teenagers to grab their chance in Europe
- September 28, 2017

First-team regulars Jack Wilshere , Olivier Giroud and Theo Walcott could also return to the starting XI. "Even if they only get 20 minutes, you have to convince people you have the qualities to do it and the courage to play and show your qualities". (more...)
Costa Completes Move To Atletico Madrid Costa Completes Move To Atletico Madrid
- September 28, 2017

In fact, under Diego Simeone , Atletico have won 18 of their last 23 Champions League matches when playing on home turf. Alvaro Morata , by contrast, has made a flying start to life at Chelsea since moving from Real Madrid and cancelled out Antoine Griezmann's penalty opener to put the visitors level in the second half, netting for the seventh time this season. (more...)
Egypt's Sisi Meets Netanyahu in NY Egypt's Sisi Meets Netanyahu in NY
- September 28, 2017

During the meeting, photos were taken of the two leaders laughing it up - images that appeared briefly on social media but were apparently taken down, presumably for crossing the line of acceptability back home in Cairo. "What's happening now with the Arab bloc states has never before happened in our history - even when we signed agreements", Netanyahu said, as reported by Israel's Channel 2 . (more...)
Steelers LT Alejandro Villanueva donates his profits from jersey sales Steelers LT Alejandro Villanueva donates his profits from jersey sales
- September 28, 2017

Apparently, that "right" did not extend to taking the field and honoring the country . But if you'd like to understand the complexity surrounding NFL players and the national anthem, head to Pittsburgh , CBS News correspondent Jim Axelrod reports. (more...)
Trump Calls CNN Story on NFL Controversy a 'Total Lie' Trump Calls CNN Story on NFL Controversy a 'Total Lie'
- September 28, 2017

At a rally Friday night in Alabama, Trump said that National Football League owners should respond to player's protests by getting "that son of a bitch off the field right now". "How can we personally throughout everything that guy is doing - no matter if you voted for him or not and you have made a mistake - sit here and say "I'm trying to make a difference". (more...)
Sporting Lisbon 0-1 Barcelona Sporting Lisbon 0-1 Barcelona
- September 28, 2017

An own goal by Sebastian Coates in the 49th minute handed Lionel Messi's side a 1-0 victory in what was a lackadaisical showing. Both teams entered the game holding impressive defensive records this season, with the home side conceding just one goal at the Jose Alvalade, and Barcelona having only conceded two goals all season. (more...)
Manchester City star Benjamin Mendy set to be out for 9 months Manchester City star Benjamin Mendy set to be out for 9 months
- September 28, 2017

However, if the 27-year-old can continue to contribute from the bench and add quality in reserve, there is no reason to suggest that he cannot enjoy a successful third season at City despite limited game-time. With a trip to Stamford Bridge up next, perhaps this sort of display against a determined Shakhtar team could be the ideal warm-up. Silva thought he should have had a penalty after being felled in the area but the flag was already raised for offside. (more...)
Bayern Munich vs. Paris Saint-Germain: A high stakes culture clash
- September 28, 2017

Bayern chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge is convinced that his team can get a good result in the French capital. "This is football. Sometimes you move because you have a lot of things to think about". All eyes will be on that duo if PSG win a spot-kick against the German champions, with Emery refusing to designate a first-choice penalty taker. Neymar , the world's most expensive footballer, missed PSG's 0-0 draw at Montpellier on Saturday as the team dropped their first points of the ... (more...)
Ray Lewis 'Explains' Why He Knelt During National Anthem Ray Lewis 'Explains' Why He Knelt During National Anthem
- September 27, 2017

Lewis knelt with other Ravens players during the playing of the National Anthem before the team's game against the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday in London. If I'm gonna interlock? "I took two knees because I have a first amendment right just like everybody else". "And look at my fellow players and I looked at these young guys". (more...)
Stock Picks With Performance Analysis: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN) Stock Picks With Performance Analysis: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN)
- September 27, 2017

The total number of shares traded in the last 12 months is 2.68 million. Since the beginning of the calendar year, the stock is 1.21%. Looking into last 5 trades, the stock observed a return of nearly 2.22%. According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $0.28/share and a low EPS of $0.24/share. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ: HBAN ) rating on Friday, August 11. (more...)
VERIFY: Did the National Football League players' protest cause ratings to drop VERIFY: Did the National Football League players' protest cause ratings to drop
- September 27, 2017

Trump said he was proud of NASCAR after several car-racing team owners said drivers and other employees who didn't stand for the national anthem would be fired. Carter and Rahim both agree that whether or not you agree with the protests, the conversation around them probably isn't going to end anytime soon. (more...)
State Police head apologizes over Facebook post State Police head apologizes over Facebook post
- September 27, 2017

She posted a meme on Sunday in reference to hundreds of NFL players kneeling for the National Anthem which called "players millionaire ingrates who hate America and rich, entitled, arrogant, ungrateful, anti-American degenerates". "So my question is, 'How can she continue to do this job when she's shown a bias?'" "Col. Kriste Kibbey Etue needs to step aside", said Lonnie Scott, the group's executive director. (more...)
Seasoned Detectives to Look Into Robbery of Dutch Tourists Seasoned Detectives to Look Into Robbery of Dutch Tourists
- September 27, 2017

A forensic investigator searches for clues on a bus alleged to have been used by the 36 Dutch tourists who were robbed at gunpoint on Sunday in a brazen heist while traveling from JohannesburgÕs main global airport to their hotel, officials said, in Johanneburg, South Africa, September 26 2017. (more...)
Yankees fan tries tipping pitches to Gary Sanchez, gets himself ejected Yankees fan tries tipping pitches to Gary Sanchez, gets himself ejected
- September 27, 2017

Sanchez was facing a 3-2 count when Bellino walked back to the stands and spoke with a member of the security staff to ask that the fan be removed. Sanchez acknowledged hearing it and noted that he attempted to ignore it: "You could definitely hear the guy scream, 'Outside, outside!' But you don't know if it's going to be a slider or a fastball and you've got to stick to your plan. (more...)
Brighton's Hemed given three-match ban for stamping Brighton's Hemed given three-match ban for stamping
- September 27, 2017

Brighton and Hove Albion striker Tomer Hemed will serve a three-match suspension after the FA found the 30-year-old guilty on Wednesday of violent conduct during Brighton's 1-0 victory over Newcastle United in the Premier League last Sunday. (more...)