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Dallas Cowboys, Arizona Cardinals link arms amid anthem protests Dallas Cowboys, Arizona Cardinals link arms amid anthem protests
- October 01, 2017

Trump's latest volley came hours after Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones joined his team's players in kneeling before the national anthem at Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz., where the Cowboys were taking on the host Cardinals . "So I plan to kneel until the president apologizes". He and a friend, Kacey Clauser, are both die-hard Cowboy fans but had different opinions on the pregame controversy. (more...)
GOP Vows to Keep Pressing for Obamacare Repeal in 2018
- September 30, 2017

The deduction benefits individuals who live in high-tax areas, including many in the Northeast corridor. Sen. Rand Paul, who has a history of going his own way, has been critical of how some Republicans would pay for tax cuts, describing the push for revenue neutrality as "a awful idea". (more...)
Amiens-Lille abandoned after barrier collapses Amiens-Lille abandoned after barrier collapses
- September 30, 2017

The following video shows the goal celebrations, and the immediate aftermath of the crush. Officials stopped play while paramedics attended those hurt, with Amiens later tweeting that the match had been abandoned. On Twitter, Amiens football club said its thoughts were with the wounded and that the stadium had been evacuated peacefully. More to come as this story develops. (more...)
Gundogan talks up Man City qualities; fires warning to Chelsea Gundogan talks up Man City qualities; fires warning to Chelsea
- September 30, 2017

Conte's side were hampered by an injury to Morata in the first half and will hope the striker's problem is not too serious. Usually when you have this kind of accident, it's not good. "I was a player and I understand sometimes it can happen - this type of situation". Hazard , making only his second start of the season, was outstanding during the midweek win over Atletico Madrid and is now back to full fitness having been gradually eased into action following the ankle injury which ... (more...)
Kimi Raikkonen fastest in final practice for Malaysian Grand Prix Kimi Raikkonen fastest in final practice for Malaysian Grand Prix
- September 30, 2017

Verstappen was quick to point the finger at Vettel after the race in Singapore , but did not wish to dwell on the incident. Ferrari star Sebastian Vettel set the fastest time Friday in second practice for the Malaysian Grand Prix at the Sepang International Circuit . (more...)
Long way to go to become India's greatest captain:Kohli Long way to go to become India's greatest captain:Kohli
- September 30, 2017

Virat Kohli and his troops are now ranked second in the table, only behind South Africa. He continues to grow and get better as a player which is what we're after. So, the team lost their 11 ODI away matches so far. India battling back strongly v Australia in Bangalore . With the T20I series scheduled to take place soon after the culmination of the ODIs, India may look to experiment with their line-up and give their regular stars the opportunity to cool off and watch the action from ... (more...)
No. 21 Florida Loses QB Del Rio To Left Shoulder Injury No. 21 Florida Loses QB Del Rio To Left Shoulder Injury
- September 30, 2017

The son of Oakland Raiders coach Jack Del Rio started six games a year ago before sustaining a season-ending injury to his right shoulder. Del Rio then had his shoulder examined by trainers on the sideline and was clearly frustrated as he headed toward the locker room. (more...)
San Antonio Spurs' Kawhi Leonard to miss preseason with quadriceps injury San Antonio Spurs' Kawhi Leonard to miss preseason with quadriceps injury
- September 30, 2017

This doesn't sound "he's going to miss a lot of the regular season" serious, but it could be something that requires him to get some rest during the campaign. "No, nothing happened", Popovich said. Head coach Gregg Popovich spoke to the media about the injury on Saturday, indicating the injury stems from a year ago. (more...)
Purdue football coach Joe Tiller dead at 74 Purdue football coach Joe Tiller dead at 74
- September 30, 2017

The Harness Funeral Home says he died at home of natural causes. Tiller left UW for the head coaching job at Purdue , and led the Boilermakers to 10 bowl games in 12 seasons. Tiller began his head coaching career at Wyoming . Condolences to Arnette, Julie, Renee and Mike. RIP. Tiller brought "basketball on grass" to West Lafayette, and the end result was one of the most successful eras in program history. (more...)
David Padgett to take on acting head-coaching duties for Cardinals David Padgett to take on acting head-coaching duties for Cardinals
- September 30, 2017

Richard Pitino has followed in his father's footsteps, but said he saw nothing that would corroborate the allegations facing the program while he was an assistant at Louisville from 2007-09. "Short term, it's not very good", Richard Pitino said when asked what the scandal would do to college basketball. "Really hard", Richard said. Asked if he could assure everyone that he will not be named in the federal investigation into the bribery of recruits, Padgett said he could do so for himself, ... (more...)
Ahmed Hegazi features in West Bromwich Albion's draw with Watford Ahmed Hegazi features in West Bromwich Albion's draw with Watford
- September 30, 2017

Salomon Rondon netted the first after 18 minutes, latching on to a simple ball over the top, shrugging off Christian Kabasele and finishing low under Heurelho Gomes. Sept 30 ( Reuters ) - A late injury-time header from Richarlison sealed a dramatic comeback for Watford as they held West Bromwich Albion to a 2-2 draw in the Premier League on Saturday. (more...)
Neymar sparkles as PSG thrash Bordeaux Neymar sparkles as PSG thrash Bordeaux
- September 30, 2017

Two goals down and Bordeaux might have considered themselves in with a chance of securing a result , but Thomas Meunier made it three for PSG in the first 21 minutes after Mbappe fluffed his lines. Younousse Sankhare pulled a goal back for Jocelyn Gourvennec's charges ten minutes later with a tap in inside the empty goals after a square pass from Nicolas De Preville, 3-1. (more...)
Inside the Game: No. 2 Clemson at No. 12 Virginia Tech Inside the Game: No. 2 Clemson at No. 12 Virginia Tech
- September 30, 2017

It's the first-ever matchup between unbeaten Top 12-ranked teams at Lane Stadium . Virginia Tech is 4-6 in games in which it has been a featured team on " College GameDay ". But nearly immediately following last weekend's 38-0 win against Old Dominion , players began addressing tonight's game in Blacksburg , Virginia. (more...)
Morata reveals how Conte is helping his career Morata reveals how Conte is helping his career
- September 30, 2017

Chelsea host Premier League leaders Manchester City on Saturday, and Morata is urging his team-mates to go into the worldwide break with a victory under their belts. Hazard has been eased back into team by Antonio Conte after undergoing ankle surgery and following three substitute appearances in the league, he is expected to return to the starting line-up against City. (more...)
David Padgett selected as UofL's acting head coach
- September 30, 2017

He now becomes the first head coach of the men's basketball team not named Denny Crum or Rick Pitino in 47 years. Padgett acknowledged the challenges the program has faced this week. So when Padgett arrived Friday for his introductory news conference as the Cardinals interim men's basketball coach, after ambling his 6-foot-11 frame to the podium and attempting to pull the microphone up to a comfortable level, he quipped, "I knew this was going to be a problem". (more...)
Carlo Ancelotti is no longer the manager of Bayern Munich Carlo Ancelotti is no longer the manager of Bayern Munich
- September 30, 2017

Earlier, Bayern's chief executive Karl-Heinz Rummenigge had called for "consequences" following the loss at the Parc des Princes, which was the club's heaviest defeat in the Champions League group stages for 21 years."What we've seen tonight was not Bayern Munich", he said. (more...)
Protesters Removed from Busch Stadium After Showing 'Stop Killing Us' Banner Protesters Removed from Busch Stadium After Showing 'Stop Killing Us' Banner
- September 30, 2017

They then joined 200 other people in a march before the group was confronted by police in riot gear, who used a Taser on one and pepper spray on others, the St. The former office and his partner Brian Bianchi started chasing Smith's vehicle after they witnessed him take part in a suspected drug transaction. (more...)
Hamilton delighted with 'surprise' pole as Vettel nightmare continues Hamilton delighted with 'surprise' pole as Vettel nightmare continues
- September 30, 2017

Raikkonen was second fastest, two tenths clear from the two Red Bull cars that wee Ferrari's closest challengers on Friday. Qualifying: Lewis on pole, Vettel last . Vettel needed an engine change to his Ferrari after the last practice at Sepang on Saturday and immediately suffered a problem which could not be fixed in the first qualifying session. (more...)
David Padgett named interim head coach for UofL basketball team
- September 30, 2017

Asked if he plans on retaining assistant coaches Kenny Johnson and Jordan Fair - who media reports have speculated as being implicated in the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe - Padgett said that would be up to the interim athletics director next week. (more...)
Bismah Maroof replaces Sana Mir as ODI captain Bismah Maroof replaces Sana Mir as ODI captain
- September 30, 2017

They have even dismissed Shamsa Hashmi as the general manager of the women's wing. Maroof, the second most experienced player in the side after Mir, has played 92 ODIs and 74 T20Is and rose in prominence after prolific performances in the last few seasons. (more...)
Prediction: What we can expect from Lions-Vikings matchup Prediction: What we can expect from Lions-Vikings matchup
- September 30, 2017

The longest streak in the rivalry belongs to Minnesota who won 13 consecutive games from October, 1968 to September, 1974. The two teams have met at least twice a year every year since 1961 with the Vikings holding a commanding lead in the all time series , 71-38-2. (more...)
Major League Baseball reprimands Pirates over rapper Wiz Khalifa's marijuana endorsement Major League Baseball reprimands Pirates over rapper Wiz Khalifa's marijuana endorsement
- September 30, 2017

For some reason, however, the Major League Baseball reprimanded the Pittsburgh Pirates for allowing Wiz Khalifa to throw the first pitch in a game this week. The Pirates said they had no idea this was going to happen. Khalifa said the legalization of marijuana is something he won't remain silent over. Major League Baseball players aren't even tested for marijuana. (more...)
Julian Yee qualifies for 2018 Winter Olympics Julian Yee qualifies for 2018 Winter Olympics
- September 30, 2017

Watch their free skate here . Lee still isn't guaranteed to represent the host country next February, for there are still two more rounds of South Korean Olympic trials left. South Korea's No. 2 tech company said it is also funding overseas training costs and equipment for the Korean skeleton team to improve their performance. (more...)
Bale likely to miss Espanyol clash Bale likely to miss Espanyol clash
- September 30, 2017

The Welsh second in European World Cup qualifying Group D, but just a point ahead of Ireland with two qualifiers remaining. Second place could be enough to earn Chris Coleman's team a place in the play-offs, which will see eight of the nine runners up in qualifying groups play for four remaining places in Russian Federation 2018. (more...)
Henrikh Mkhitaryan sends clear message to Man United fans Henrikh Mkhitaryan sends clear message to Man United fans
- September 30, 2017

The Armenia worldwide has enjoyed a strong start to 2017-18, registering one goal and five assists in his side's first six league matches. We want to go at it on all fronts, whether that be in Europe or domestically. The 23-year-old has started once in the Champions League and once in the League Cup but hasn't yet featured for United in the Premier League. Last season, they finished the year with only 29 goals conceded in league play, giving them the 2nd-best defense in the league, behind ... (more...)
Man City will prove title credentials against Chelsea, says Ilkay Gundogan Man City will prove title credentials against Chelsea, says Ilkay Gundogan
- September 30, 2017

Conte started with the obvious: "The players are not kids, they are men". An away win at Tottenham followed the Burnley defeat and more recently the Blues dismantled a historically well-drilled Stoke side. Chelsea's tenacity is in midfield where N'Golo Kante, Victor Moses, Willian, Cesc Fabregas and Alonso usually make it hard for teams that play a free style to maintain their fluidity. (more...)
Malaysian Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel explains qualifying LAST for race Malaysian Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel explains qualifying LAST for race
- September 30, 2017

Mercedes will be working long into the night ahead of the Malaysia GP weekend to discover "the gremlin" which grievously hampered their auto in Friday practice. Hamilton had been close on pace with teammate Valtteri Bottas for much of the weekend, yet beat the other Mercedes man by nearly seven tenths in Q3. (more...)
Mastercard MA (NYSE:MA) Covered By Yet Another Research Firm Mastercard MA (NYSE:MA) Covered By Yet Another Research Firm
- September 30, 2017

Royal Bank Of Canada upped their price target on shares of Mastercard to $156.00 and gave the company an "outperform" rating in a report on Friday, September 22nd. Mastercard's payout ratio is now 21.78%. Lenox Wealth has 0.02% invested in Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) for 330 shares. If you are viewing this news story on another publication, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of United States and global copyright & trademark legislation. (more...)
Romelu Lukaku won't rest much until Zlatan Ibrahimovic returns - Mourinho Romelu Lukaku won't rest much until Zlatan Ibrahimovic returns - Mourinho
- September 30, 2017

He added: "Mourinho is fortunate that he can rotate both Martial and Rashford on the left". "So until the moment we have Zlatan we can not think about giving a rest to our number nine, the same way we give in other positions. Man United have now won two games out of two in the Champions League and, combining that with their strong form in the Premier League, look on course for a very good season. (more...)
Niki Lauda: Pole down to Lewis Hamilton, not Mercedes vehicle
- September 30, 2017

Mercedes said the drivers had a lack of grip and the team did not yet understand why there were off the pace. "Difficult day with the auto". We have a very quick vehicle and we saved some tyres. Questioned about Mercedes' apparent struggles, Vettel expressed both surprise and a degree of suspicion. "It is always a special thing when you are able to extract a little more out of the vehicle than it is willing to do". (more...)