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Hurricane Irma topples construction crane in Miami, triggers flooding


The city has contacted the contractor and OSHA, and said building officials will assist OSHA "in any way possible". Irma is forecast to make landfall in southern Florida early Sunday and pass west of Miami , with sustained winds at or above 145 mph; its hurricane-force winds extend up to 70 miles from its center. Read More »

Liverpool-bound Keita scores stunner but injured in Leipzig win


Discussing the incoming signing, Klopp expressed his view that Keita was the best player in the German top flight last season, level only with Bayern Munich midfielder Thiago Alcantara. It's a high price to pay for a player that will not be available for another 12 months, but Klopp, along with his friends in the Bundesliga, believe the Premier League side have got a bargain. Read More »

Rafa Nadal v Kevin Anderson: player profiles


However, the champion players have battled odds and are looking set to clean-sweep the Grand Slam titles this year. Nadal is all set to feature in his fourth US Open final on Sunday, September 10. Nadal and Anderson are both 31 - their birthdays separated by less than a month - and they have known each other for almost 20 years. Nadal's 2017 hard court service hold percentage of 89.3% is impressive, and only 2.0% below Anderson's, and as one of the best returners in men's tennis, Nadal ... Read More »

Alexis Sanchez On Bench - Arsenal Team vs Bournemouth Confirmed


I liked his second goal today, because it's really clean finishing for any goalscorer. When the Gunners play like this, when they pass the ball in little triangles with such speed and precision, that the opposition are constantly arriving a split second after the ball, when their attacking players in the team link up with such incisive one touch passing, Arsenal are brilliant. Read More »

Deshaun Watson replaces Tom Savage at quarterback


Following a brutal first half in which the Houston Texans were booed off the field, Bill O'Brien opted to make a change at quarterback. Watson got the start after halftime as signal-caller Tom Savage was ineffective in the first half against the Jaguars. Read More »

Travis Kelce Happy To 'Stick It To The Super Bowl Champs'


The problem with Hill's peace sign isn't the fact he did it, but it's because he did it in the direction of a defender. According to the National Football League rulebook, one manifestation of unsportsmanlike behavior is "the use of baiting or taunting acts or words that engender ill will between teams". Read More »

Arsene Wenger: 'Alexis Sanchez will win the fans back'


Click through the gallery above to see our Arsenal player ratings for their win at home to Bournemouth . When asked what pleased him most about the team performance, Wenger said: "Our desire to respond. He's a guy who has a huge physical potential. Wenger then admitted that he now faces a selection dilemma to form his attack ahead of his side's double header next week. Read More »

Fromm set to start for UGA in top-25 clash with Irish

Notre Dame should be able to brush off this loss to win at least three of those games, which would put it in decent shape heading into an October 21 meeting with No. "I told him I'm sorry", McGlinchey said of his conversation with the Irish quarterback. "It shows that we can play with a team like this and play on a stage like this", said receiver Terry Godwin , whose one-handed touchdown catch Saturday was of Odell Beckham/A.J. Read More »

JJ Watt goes to locker room with injured finger vs. Jaguars


Watt to the defense and the increased reliability at quarterback with Tom Savage, the Texans seem better off than at this point a year ago. Bob McNair said today that Goodell will be the owner's guest and sit in his suite. After returning to Houston, Watt and his teammates have spent time visiting those affected by the hurricane and donating supplies. As Houston starts its recovery and rebuilding process from the ravages and destruction of Hurricane Harvey, unofficial Houston mascot J.J. Read More »

Eagles CB Darby injures ankle vs. Redskins


An attempt to reduce (realign the ankle) on the field did not appear successful. Darby, who was acquired this summer to be the Eagles' No. 1 cornerback, chased Redskins tight end Jordan Reed and fell to the ground, grabbing his right ankle. Read More »

Tottenham's Aurier lashes out at media


That is about numbers. " Tottenham is an ambitious club that plays good football and often finishes near the top of the English league". But in January we will check again to see if we change the names in the squad. He has said that the Belgian is relaxed and is fully committed to the club. After beating Newcastle at St James' Park on the opening weekend, Spurs have picked up just one point from their last two games against Chelsea and Burnley at their adopted Wembley home. Read More »

Van Gaal still furious with United sacking 'behind my back'


The Dutchman has broken his silence on why he was ruthlessly sacked by United in May 2016, less than 24 hours after winning the FA Cup at Wembley. My wife, Truus, told me that the board's attitude had changed. Van Gaal admits losing his job at Old Trafford remains his "biggest disappointment" and claims he would have tried to arrange a more amicable departure if the club had spoken to him about their plans for Mourinho. Read More »

Sooners shock No. 2 Buckeyes at 'The Shoe'


J.T. Barrett and the Ohio State offense struggled against Oklahoma's defense. With his go-to guy Mark Andrews injured and fullback Dimitri Flowers having to double as Oklahoma's leading receiver Saturday night, Mayfield propelled his Sooners to perhaps the most impressive win thus far of the college football season. Read More »

A's ride strong starts from two Daniels to sweep doubleheader with Astros


Houston Astros third/first baseman Tyler White is making the start at first base on Saturday against the Oakland Athletics . In the nightcap, the A's gave the ball to colorful righty Daniel Mengden who was once drafted by the Astros. And so did fellow rookie Boog Powell , who went 2-for-4 with a run and three RBIs. By no means was it a dominant outing. Chad Pinder was 1-for-3 with a run and an RBI. Read More »

Matthew Stafford throws pick-six to Justin Bethel


The Lions are used to being productive even when one-dimensional on offense, but, against a good defense like Arizona's , a little running game help would go a long way. It won't be a walk in the park for Darius Slay , but Slay has reaped the repercussions of not stopping Fitzgerald in the past. The Cardinals look to shake off last season's disappointments and get right back in the mix as one of the NFL's best teams as they kick things off with a road trip to Detroit to take on the ... Read More »

Man United held by Stoke, perfect EPL start ends

Promoted Brighton, back in the top tier for the first time since 1983, achieved its first win, by 3-1, at home to West Bromwich Albion. Manchester United would not go into the break behind however and hit back in first half stoppage time through Marcus Rashford , who connected with a Paul Pogba header. Read More »

Luck likely out until October


He is close to completing a program aimed at rebuilding the strength in the throwing shoulder, according to the report. Obviously, all parties are taking every precaution with his return, which to this point has not included Luck really airing out the football or testing the shoulder, and thus leaves him still several weeks away from being even considered for the game-day roster.. Read More »

Ducati's Petrucci fastest in San Marino

Pramac Ducati's Danilo Petrucci took over the lead after Lorenzo crashed out on lap seven, having gradually picked his way up from eighth on the grid in the challenging early laps. Marquez lined up a move on the main straight on the final lap, passing into Turn 1 before defending well and pulling clear, posting the fastest lap of the race en route to the checkered flag. Read More »

India name squad for Australia ODIs


The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) also named the India A squad for two four-day games against New Zealand A. Karun Nair of Karnataka will captain the team. The committee has listed Mohammed Shami and Umesh Yadav , the frontline pacers in the squad. Jayant had been part of the India A squad to travel to South Africa but returned early after being bereaved. Read More »

Arsenal plot January Lemar move

The former Manchester United man should have had his hat-trick on the hour mark but his attempted chip dropped wide of Begovic's goal . "He gets stronger and stronger". Sanchez came on with Olivier Giroud in a double substitution with around 15 minutes to go that saw Lacazette and Danny Welbeck brought off. "I had a chat with him after the game and he didn't look unhappy". Read More »

3-4-2-1: Welbeck dropped, Predicted Arsenal lineup against Bournemouth


Welbeck's second goal was praised by manager Arsene Wenger and Welbeck reckons his preparations have allowed him to hit the ground running this year. Wenger had talked up his side as title contenders before kick-off and the reaction on the pitch was promising - even if it would be unfair to evaluate the accuracy of the manager's claim against a Bournemouth outfit that scarcely looked like landing a blow. Read More »

Dybala switches focus to Barca after Chievo win


Rolando Maran's Chievo side find themselves 10th in the division with three points from a possible six, coming off the back of an opening day win over Udinese, before losing against Lazio. Juventus will be without both Sami Khedira and Claudio Marchisio against Barcelona in the Champions League on Tuesday, coach Massimiliano Allegri has said. Read More »

Guardiola unsure over contentious Mane dismissal


Other teams, however, might not play with the flair and inventiveness of a Klopp side so maybe that is an acceptable trade off. Liverpool are on a high after a 4-0 win over Arsenal and it will be interesting to see how Pep Guardiola sets up his side to counter the threat posed by an attack that has showed no signs of slowing down. Read More »

Shraddha Kapoor to have a double role in 'Saaho'


Sharing the photo, Shraddha wrote, "Today training with the champ herself @nehwalsaina ❤️". The film was officially announced in April. Shraddha and Saina met each other and spent some quality time at the tennis court training and sweating it out. Read More »

Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACOR) Sees Stock Price Rise - Up by 5.31%

Scorpio Tankers Inc now has $903.01 million valuation. The company had a trading volume of 413,227 shares. About 146,439 shares traded. It has outperformed by 22.53% the S&P500. 68,600 were reported by California Pub Employees Retirement Systems. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP grew its position in shares of Acorda Therapeutics by 29.6% in the second quarter. Read More »

CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL) Bonds Trading 1.3% Lower


An earnings forecast is an analyst's outlook for a company's future quarterly or annual earnings. Centurylink Inc (NYSE: CTL ) has declined 7.62% since September 8, 2016 and is downtrending. CenturyLink, Inc . now has a P/E ratio of 27.04 and market capitalization is 10.26B. CenturyLink also was the target of unusually large options trading on Tuesday. Read More »

Roger Federer vs Philipp Kohlschreiber, US Open 2017


Kvitova's ninth double-fault gave Williams her initial match point in the tiebreaker. "Also, I mean, he's in a very good form now and also the previous weeks and months, so it was a tough match". When her work was done, her first trip to the U.S. Open semifinals since 2010 secured, if just barely, Venus Williams sat in her sideline chair and beamed. Read More »

Atletico Madrid 'hopeful of landing Chelsea's Diego Costa in January'


The unsettled forward has been registered in Chelsea's Premier League squad this season, but is now in Brazil. He has told team-mates to take his belongings and is racking up fines while absent from training. The Turkish transfer window does not close until Friday, the BBC cited a source close to the negotiations as saying talks continue, though a deal maybe unlikely at this point. Read More »

Conway to make Munster's '100th Club' against Cheetahs


Wootton's first-half double - supplementing Tommy O'Donnell's sixth-minute score - had Rassie Erasmus' men leading 22-6 at the break. Munster scored eight tries to two and if their kicker, Ian Keatley , had been better with his conversion attempts, the score would have been in the 60s. Read More »

Mourinho snubbed for Manager of the Month as Wagner claims August prize


Wagner beat Jose Mourinho, Jurgen Klopp, Pep Guardiola and Tony Pulis to the first award of the season. "I am happy; it's an honour for me to receive this award but I would like to take it for the whole club". The Senegal global picks up the award having fended off competition from Phil Jones, Romelu Lukaku, Henrikh Mkhitaryan [Manchester United], Alvaro Morata [Chelsea], Jonas Lossl [Huddersfield] and Liverpool team-mate Salah. Read More »

Arsenal and Chelsea plot January move for Bayern Munich star


The German worldwide is also not being deployed in his favoured central role when he does play and he was linked with a move away from the Allianz Arena throughout the summer window. Muller was only a substitute in Bayern's last Bundesliga match - playing the last 17 minutes against Werder Bremen - and has completed 90 minutes in only one of their four games so far this term. Read More »

Benintendi, Betts lead Red Sox to 9-3 win over Rays


He wasn't quite as sharp when he met the Red Sox down in Tampa Bay in July, surrendering three runs over 6 2/3 innings. The Rays would get two runs back in the top of the fifth and another in the seventh, but would not threaten the Red Sox lead. Read More »