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Trump Touts 'Good Job' in Puerto Rico as Chicago Residents Take Action Trump Touts 'Good Job' in Puerto Rico as Chicago Residents Take Action
- September 27, 2017

Trump said Tuesday is the earliest he can visit without disrupting recovery operations. As Puerto Rico deals with the aftermath of Hurricane Maria , which has left millions without power , some are wondering: Is Puerto Rico part of the U.S.? Trump predicted that his administration will ultimately receive high marks on how they've handled recovery efforts, saying that they are sending relief resources on an nearly hourly basis. (more...)
Dolphins Reinstate LB Lawrence Timmons One Week After Indefinitely Suspending Him Dolphins Reinstate LB Lawrence Timmons One Week After Indefinitely Suspending Him
- September 27, 2017

He was held out of the Chargers game and Miami's loss to the New York Jets on Sunday. The Dolphins filed a missing person report before making contact with the 11th-year veteran, who apparently was dealing with a personal matter. He was signed to a two-year, $12 million deal in the offseason after spending 10 seasons with the Pittsburgh Steelers . The Dolphins are extremely thin at linebacker so Timmons will be a welcomed addition. (more...)
Dutch Tourists Leave SA After Being Targeted By Robbers Dutch Tourists Leave SA After Being Targeted By Robbers
- September 27, 2017

The value of the items is not known. With International Tourism Day being observed across the globe on Wednesday, the local industry suffered a major blow when 36 Dutch tourists abandoned their holiday and left the country on Tuesday after being robbed at gunpoint. (more...)
Lynx's Lindsay Whalen helps orchestrate one more victory at the Barn Lynx's Lindsay Whalen helps orchestrate one more victory at the Barn
- September 27, 2017

Los Angeles' advantage largely came down to its former league MVP (Parker in 2012-13) being on the floor while Minnesota's former MVP (Moore in 2013-14) wasn't for an extended stretch, and the game was firmly in doubt when the Sparks pulled within single digits in the final quarter. (more...)
Jose Mourinho orders bosses to sign Antoine Griezmann Jose Mourinho orders bosses to sign Antoine Griezmann
- September 27, 2017

The Red Devils were believed to be interested in signing Griezmann earlier on in the summer but with Atletico not willing to sell, the Premier League giants recruited Romelu Lukaku instead from Everton for around £75million. Griezmann's current contract at the Wanda Metropolitano runs until 2022. The Spanish side are banned from registering any players until January 2018, and Mourinho is already planning to relaunch the club's pursuit at the end of the season. (more...)
Dallas Cowboys Kneel Then Stand For Anthem; Fans React Dallas Cowboys Kneel Then Stand For Anthem; Fans React
- September 27, 2017

With arms linked, they rose together just before the singing of the anthem at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale. For those who tuned in to tonight's Monday Night Football game between the Cardinals and Cowboys , you got to hear the voice of a hometown favorite. (more...)
Aaron Rodgers wants fans to link arms during anthem Aaron Rodgers wants fans to link arms during anthem
- September 27, 2017

That being said, we have plenty of top performers to cover now that we are three weeks into the NFL's regular season. Bakhtiari missed the last two games with a hamstring injury sustained late in the Week 1 win over Seattle. Running back Ty Montgomery (wrist), who leads the team in rushing and receptions, was also a full participant. "This is about unity and love and growing together as a society and starting a conversation around something that might be a little bit uncomfortable for ... (more...)
Morata: We sent a message to Prem teams Morata: We sent a message to Prem teams
- September 27, 2017

Speaking on BBC Radio Five live on Thursday night, Nevin said: "I have seen enough of Morata [to think he can replace Costa's goals]". 'It's very important for us to show we have a strong squad, not just 11, 12 or 13 players, ' he says. (more...)
FC Bayern Munich Champions League - 27 September 2017 FC Bayern Munich Champions League - 27 September 2017
- September 27, 2017

Those deals are a sign of PSG's intent to seriously contend for European football's biggest prize, a trophy Bayern have won on five occasions. Neymar was absent that night, though he is back in the squad for Wednesday night, and Bayern chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has pinpointed the danger of PSG's attacking triumvirate of Neymar , Mbappe and Edinson Cavani . (more...)
Hoddle: Morata makes Chelsea better compared to Diego Costa Hoddle: Morata makes Chelsea better compared to Diego Costa
- September 27, 2017

Morata is now the joint-top scorer in the Premier League with six goals alongside Manchester United's Romelu Lukaku and Manchester City's Sergio Aguero after his hat-trick at the Bet 365 Stadium. "Now it is important to be sure that he is ready to play for the whole game". The Spanish striker signed from Real Madrid in the summer and appears a shrewd addition already. (more...)
Rodgers wants Lambeau to lock arms Rodgers wants Lambeau to lock arms
- September 27, 2017

Rodgers said he has seen "some positive conversation" about the underlying issues that have spurred the protests, and that "there's been a great sense of unity and love and support in this locker room, guys coming together" in the wake of President Donald Trump's criticism of National Football League players. (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo And Lionel Messi Pay Homage To Mexico Earthquake Victims Cristiano Ronaldo And Lionel Messi Pay Homage To Mexico Earthquake Victims
- September 27, 2017

Kane, however, has a better shots-to-goals ratio than Ronaldo in that time and it is only slightly inferior to that of Messi. Staying consistent at the top level is what it's all about. Kane, 24, has scored 79 league goals in 108 matches for Spurs since the 2014/2015 season, and won the Premier League Golden Boot twice. But Kane said: "I am growing up, getting older and more mature". (more...)
Jordin Sparks makes statement with message on hand during national anthem Jordin Sparks makes statement with message on hand during national anthem
- September 27, 2017

The Dallas Cowboys and Arizona Cardinals both elected to display a sign of unity leading into the game, both teams locking arms and the Cowboys knelt before the anthem played and stood up before the song began . "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 b-- off the field right now, '" Trump said Friday during a rally in Alabama. (more...)
Could CTE Brain Disorder Be Diagnosed While Football Players Are Alive? Could CTE Brain Disorder Be Diagnosed While Football Players Are Alive?
- September 27, 2017

But it is the closest we've come'. "BU researchers studied the brains of 23 former college and pro football players and 50 non-athletes with Alzheimers and 18 non-athletes". By finding that people with CTE have higher levels of CCL11 than those with Alzheimer's, the researchers say this may allow them to distinguish CTE from Alzheimer's and other diseases. (more...)
Conte thanks Costa after Chelsea exit agreed Conte thanks Costa after Chelsea exit agreed
- September 27, 2017

Alvaro played a lot of games against Atletico. But the Spain worldwide has made an immediate impact at Stamford Bridge, scoring three goals and providing two assists in his opening five Premier League games. It's the move Costa has wanted for some time - arguably since he came to England, but it seems that not everyone is totally convinced with his replacement just yet. (more...)
Man United signing is making the difference for Jose Mourinho Man United signing is making the difference for Jose Mourinho
- September 27, 2017

Sane was instrumental in Manchester City's victory over Crystal Palace at the weekend after Pep Guardiola's team ran out 5-0 winners to remain top of the Premier League table. Philippe Coutinho may have had his head turned by Barcelona during the summer, but he was back to his best in Liverpool's 2-1 win over Leicester. (more...)
Alvaro Morata Hat-Trick Leads Chelsea to Easy Win vs. Stoke City Alvaro Morata Hat-Trick Leads Chelsea to Easy Win vs. Stoke City
- September 27, 2017

The Belgian missed the start of the season with an ankle injury sustained on worldwide duty at the beginning of the summer, but made his first league appearance as a second-half substitute against Arsenal last week, and was immediately Chelsea's most risky player. (more...)
Atletico Madrid vs Chelsea 27 September 2017: UCL Preview and Predictions Atletico Madrid vs Chelsea 27 September 2017: UCL Preview and Predictions
- September 27, 2017

He has scored six times in his first six Premier League appearances, including a hat-trick in last weekend's 4-0 win at Stoke . Even if Costa had joined Atletico in the summer, he would have been ineligible to play until 2018 due to a transfer embargo imposed on the Spanish club, which prevents them from registering new players. (more...)
Simona Halep crashes out of Wuhan Open Simona Halep crashes out of Wuhan Open
- September 27, 2017

Second seed Simona Halep became the biggest casualty so far, the Romanian holding serve just once in a heavy 6-2 6-1 defeat by Russia's Daria Kasatkina . "I already won one round so hopefully I can win one more". She beat then-No. 1 Angelique Kerber twice this year. "Two years ago I left here in the final". (more...)
Dallas Cowboys, Owner Jerry Jones, Kneel Before Anthem Dallas Cowboys, Owner Jerry Jones, Kneel Before Anthem
- September 27, 2017

The Cowboys kneeled before the anthem, but stood while it was sung, the Hill reports . Prior to leaving North Texas for this week's game, Garrett made no public comment about President Donald Trump's comments concerning NFL players who choose to kneel during the national anthem, but Garrett said he did not expect any of his players to protest during Monday night's game. (more...)