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Texas woman dies from infection contracted in Harvey floodwaters Texas woman dies from infection contracted in Harvey floodwaters
- September 29, 2017

Under those rules, TIRZ funds could only be used within their own zone - not across the city. Abbott countered that the state has already approved nearly $100 million for debris removal in Houston and has implemented an "accelerated reimbursement program" for recovery efforts. (more...)
Lightning leads to delay at Packers-Bears game Lightning leads to delay at Packers-Bears game
- September 29, 2017

After Montgomery and Williams went down, Jones rushed for 12 yards and a 2-yard touchdown in the first half against the Bears. Jones was prolific on the ground in college but also has plenty of experience catching the ball from his days at UTEP , catching 71 passes in 34 games, scoring 7 TDs through the air. (more...)
Beyoncé Releases a New Version of Beyoncé Releases a New Version of "Mi Gente" to Help Hurricane Relief
- September 29, 2017

On her website , she links to various organizations that are working on the ground in Mexico, the Caribbean, Florida, and Texas. "He say my body stay wetter than the ocean / And he say the creole in my body is like a potion", she sings on her new verse "I can be a beast or I can give you emotion". (more...)
Iowa State Football Unveils Secondary Logo Iowa State Football Unveils Secondary Logo
- September 29, 2017

In a somewhat surprising move, Herman started sophomore quarterback Shane Buechele , who returned from a shoulder injury, over true freshman quarterback Sam Ehlinger. "We played great defense", Herman said. The first two touchdowns Texas scored came after penalties the Cyclones could've avoided, and questions about the play-calling - like why did star running back David Montgomery have just six carries in the first half? - lingered all night. (more...)
Liverpool Have Timetabling Advantage Claims Mourinho Ahead of Premier League This Weekend Liverpool Have Timetabling Advantage Claims Mourinho Ahead of Premier League This Weekend
- September 29, 2017

For the first time the League's live and non-live rights are expected to attract the attention of companies such as Amazon.com Inc. and Facebook Inc., raising the prospect of a richer deal. The Portuguese told reporters following a 4-1 victory over CSKA: "We have a game on Saturday". In the process they've hammered home seven goals so far in Europe. (more...)
Packers WR Davante Adams taken off field on stretcher Packers WR Davante Adams taken off field on stretcher
- September 29, 2017

The scary moment took place in the third quarter after Adams caught an eight-yard pass from Aaron Rodgers . Adams was the victim of a vicious hit by Trevathan, who launched the crown of his helmet into Adams' facemask while he was being wrapped up. (more...)
Puerto Rico crisis: What the Jones Act controversy is all about Puerto Rico crisis: What the Jones Act controversy is all about
- September 29, 2017

Puerto Rico is having no problems getting gasoline, diesel fuel and other suppliesto the island, Homeland Security said. "Temporarily loosening these requirements - for the express goal of disaster recovery - will allow Puerto Rico to have more access to the oil needed for its power plants, food, medicines, clothing and building supplies", said a letter, spearheaded by Reps. (more...)
England all-rounder Ben Stokes arrested and released under investigation England all-rounder Ben Stokes arrested and released under investigation
- September 29, 2017

England have dropped Ben Stokes and Alex Hales from their side to play West Indies in the fourth one-day worldwide at The Oval on Wednesday following Stokes's arrest, the England and Wales Cricket Board announced Tuesday. Stokes has faced disciplinary action over his behaviour before. However there are now strong doubts of his suitability to tour in England colours. (more...)
West Country Craig Overton West Country Craig Overton
- September 29, 2017

Craig Overton has been selected in England's Ashes squad to face Australia this winter. The selectors' task has not been made easy. "Wherever I bat, I'll be happy", he added, also giving a nod to his Yorkshire team-mates Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow, who will travel as two of England's most senior players. (more...)
Kane hat-trick sinks APOEL Kane hat-trick sinks APOEL
- September 29, 2017

But Kane said manager Mauricio Pochettino and his men had no reason to feel daunted about the prospect of facing Cristiano Ronaldo and Co on October 17. "It was an important three points". "He'd be a nightmare to play against at centre-half". They had the home advantage and knew that Tottenham were fielding a weakened side - seven Spurs players were injured or suspended. (more...)
Hall-of-Fame coach Calhoun unretires for DIII St. Joseph Hall-of-Fame coach Calhoun unretires for DIII St. Joseph
- September 29, 2017

I miss the association with the kids". Rothstein added St. Joseph will confirm Calhoun's hiring as an adviser in a press conference Thursday. St. While Calhoun is technically still under contract as a special assistant at UConn (and therefore can't be named coach elsewhere), he will act in an advisory role. (more...)
NBA, Adam Silver Announce That Players Must Stand During National Anthem NBA, Adam Silver Announce That Players Must Stand During National Anthem
- September 29, 2017

Silver reportedly cited a league rule, which requires players to stand during "The Star-Spangled Banner". " Many of our players have spoken out already about their plan to stand during the anthem, and I think they understand how divisive an issue it is in our society right now". (more...)
Anthony Martial still faces return to Manchester United bench Anthony Martial still faces return to Manchester United bench
- September 29, 2017

Michael Carrick, Marouane Fellaini and Phil Jones didn't make the plane to Russian Federation for their 4-1 victory over CSKA Moscow on Wednesday. Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho , has claimed Liverpool are "luckier" than his side, when it comes to the Premier League fixture list. (more...)
Tyrrell Hatton has his house in order Tyrrell Hatton has his house in order
- September 29, 2017

Rory McIlroy , who was reliant on a spectator finding his ball before saving par at the 17th, is among a group of 15 at three under. But because of the experiences I've had in those 10 years and the golfer that I've become, these next three months could give me the foundation to have the next 10 years be even better than the 10 years I've just had. (more...)
Griezmann shoulders blame for Atletico defeat to Chelsea Griezmann shoulders blame for Atletico defeat to Chelsea
- September 29, 2017

Find out what time the match gets underway where you are in the world . "He has now chose to change so I can say best of luck to him". The Belgian is still yet to start a game since making his first post-injury appearance for Belgium more than three weeks ago, coming off the bench for 20 minutes against Stoke on the weekend in the Blues' comfortable 4-0 win. (more...)
Bears, Packers lock arms on each sideline during anthem Bears, Packers lock arms on each sideline during anthem
- September 29, 2017

The Packers say players, coaches and staff will link arms during the national anthem before Thursday night's game against the Chicago Bears - and the team is hoping fans will do the same. Aaron Rodgers took to instagram earlier this week to share a photo from Week 3 which shows Packers players standing with their arms locked during the national anthem. (more...)
Presidents Cup at a glance Presidents Cup at a glance
- September 29, 2017

The results were all too familiar. Their heroics in Incheon were to no avail, as the Internationals fell by a point. The Internationals have to win the session if they have any hope of getting their second ever win in this thing. However, the International Team is improving with the emergence of Day and Matsuyama. Then there was Phil Mickelson and Kevin Kisner, who went from way out front to inexplicably behind to happy to grab a half-point in their topsy-turvy match with Jason Day and ... (more...)
Chris Coleman trumps England by giving Wales call-up to David Brooks Chris Coleman trumps England by giving Wales call-up to David Brooks
- September 29, 2017

That is in contrast to Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp , who initially showed some reservation about 17-year old Liverpool winger Woodburn's selection. Klopp, however, later christened his teenage striker "The Prince of Wales " after Woodburn scored a World Cup victor less than five minutes after coming on as a substitute against Austria. (more...)
LHSAA releases statement on protests during national anthem LHSAA releases statement on protests during national anthem
- September 29, 2017

Continued failure to comply will result in removal from the team", principal Waylon Bates wrote. Marshall also has 27 offers, and the 247 Crystal Ball has him likely headed to LSU. "Bossier Parish is threatening to punish students for peacefully protesting racial injustice and taking a principled position for freedom and equality". (more...)
The NBA's Board of Governors approved draft lottery reform, per report The NBA's Board of Governors approved draft lottery reform, per report
- September 29, 2017

The person requested anonymity because he was not authorized to speak publicly until it was announced by NBA Commissioner Adam Silver later on Thursday. Oklahoma City voted "No" and Dallas abstained. The new legislation needed only a simple majority to pass. That legislation required the support of three-fourths of the league's owners. (more...)