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Hurricane Irma: NFL postpones Dolphins-Buccaneers game

The NFL decided this morning that having the two teams meet in Week 11 - when both teams initially had their bye week - was the best option. Darlington is also reporting that the Dolphins and Bucs were pushing to play the game Thursday, but there was a state of emergency called in Florida. Read More »

Cowboys 4-point favorites over Giants after Elliott ruled eligible

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Why would he relay the media (and the Cowboys) any relevant information? "That just makes Dez hungry", Prescott said. For now, judging by the eye test, he looks like he is on the way up. I'm really trying to get better. I've been rehabbing an endless amount of hours and treatment, etc. "For us I think it's an advantage because they don't know how we play as receivers". Read More »

Red Sox caught using Apple Watch to steal signs from Yankees

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Hand signals, known as signs, given by the catcher to the pitcher suggest what type of ball to throw, out of sight of the batter stood with their back to the catcher. Red Sox general manager Dave Dombrowski would not comment on the current investigation but said: "Do I think sign-stealing is wrong?" The items in question were an Apple watch and other assorted technological items. Read More »

Hurricane Irma could force Buccaneers vs. Dolphins to be moved

Playing the game at another site Sunday is also being discussed, the person said. One option being considered was to push the game to week 11, when both teams are scheduled for a bye week. What are the contingency plans? "It is a possibility, and they're working on it". While the teams do share the same bye week this season, they would rather avoid having to use it for a reschedule, considering it would mean no break for either team the rest of the way. Read More »

Al Khelaïfi reelected ECA executive board member

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Newly appointed Chairman of European Club Association (ECA ) Andrea Agnelli (R) poses next to outgoing Chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge. The ECA, whose 220 members include the most powerful and wealthy of the continent's football clubs, has named Agnelli and Arsenal chief executive Ivan Gazidis as their representatives on UEFA's Executive Committee. Read More »

Vandeweghe takes 1st set vs Pliskova at US Open

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While Federer entered Wednesday night's match with a 16-5 head-to-head mark against del Potro , the big-hitting Argentine won his only Grand Slam trophy with a five-set victory in the 2009 title match at Flushing Meadows. "I was sick the last two days, and I tried to play as best that I can". Eventually, del Potro worked his way all the way back on the strength of powerful serves and thunderous forehands to edge Thiem 1-6, 2-6, 6-1, 7-6 (1), 6-4 and set up a quarterfinal showdown against ... Read More »

Inc. Lowers Stake in Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO)

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Its up 3.98% from 14.08M shares previously. It has underperformed by 40.63% the S&P500. Bernzott Capital Advisors decreased its stake in Sp Plus (SP) by 2.87% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Investors sentiment increased to 2.27 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.57, from 1.65 in 2016Q3. Next Financial Group, Inc reduced its investment by selling 400 shares a decrease of 8.4% as of 06/30/2017. Read More »

Mickelson, Lahiri among 4 added to Presidents Cup

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The U.S. had 10 automatic qualifiers via a two-year points table, and Hoffman was inside that group until last week's event at TPC Boston, when Kevin Chappell inched past him by a fraction of a point. "With Anirban at number 16 in the standings, picking him may surprise some people, but my captain's assistants and I felt like the team needed an additional player who has experienced Presidents Cup pressure before". Read More »

Highway patrol officer kills man at Reagan office building downtown

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Saul Gomez told the Los Angeles Times . The officer was uninjured and the condition of the person the officer fired at was not immediately available, said Officer Chris Baldonado of the CHP. The suspect, who was described as a 42-year-old man, was pronounced dead at the scene. The building and some surrounding streets were shut down due to the investigation, police said. Read More »

Kenya: Election Commission Sets October 17 as Date for New Vote

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The opposition leader announced this on Tuesday at the Wilson Airport in Nairobi before leaving for Nyamira. I know everyone uses the "Official" figures for previous MDC contested elections here since 2000 but in my view, based on information gleaned from many sources, Morgan Tsvangirai won the 2002 Presidential ballot by a wide margin, he certainly won the 2008 ballot beating Mugabe with 54 per cent of the ballot compared to 27 per cent for Mr. Read More »

Florida Gators-Northern Colorado game to be streamed on SEC Network+

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Florida State has moved up the start time of Saturday's game against Louisiana-Monroe at Doak Campbell Stadium to 12 p.m. ET due to inclement weather in the state of Florida expected from Hurricane Irma. McElwain said the team is looking forward to playing a home game in The Swamp, but that their thoughts are with those potentially affected by Hurricane Irma. Read More »

Gennett homers, Reds pull away to 9-3 win over Brewers

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The Reds collected three consecutive singles in the third, including an RBI hit by Adam Duvall to tie the score at 1. Among his seven losses, Castillo twice was the victim of blown saves and absorbed a 1-0 loss to Pittsburgh. "He was extremely dominant", Price said. Just as in the series opener, the Brewers failed to score for six innings before finally getting on the board in the seventh. Read More »

Dustin Pedroia defends Red Sox stealing signs

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Farrell said he knew the rule. Sign stealing is the practice of working out another team's signs and has always been a part of the game. While it is legal to observe opposing hand signals and pass the intel on to their respective team, it is illegal to use such devices for that objective. Read More »

Will Myles Garrett record first National Football League sack against Ben Roethlisberger?

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Initially when the injury occurred on Wednesday the fear was simply that he would miss the opening game on Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers , but now it appears things are headed down a much, much worse direction. The target, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger . "Stand by it", Garrett said. "Stand by it. You shouldn't be scared to take anybody down", Garrett says. Read More »

Jamie Nye: Elliott's case will have no victor

But with the arbitrator's ruling now public it's possible this case could be tied up in court, long enough for Elliott to play the entire season while the suspension is pending. The NFL filed a motion to dismiss. The suspension stems from an alleged domestic violence claim from one of Elliott's ex-girlfriends, Tiffany Thompson . Read More »

Australian rugby introduces blue card to combat concussion

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The competition, dubbed the "Indian Premier League of rugby" by Force coach Dave Wessels in reference to the big-money cricket league, will see the Force compete against franchises from other countries in the Indo-Pacific region. Western Australian mining magnate Andrew Forrest, who has vowed to launch a new Indo-Pacific rugby competition to accommodate the Force, said he is also considering a further challenge to the High Court of Australia. Read More »

Federation Internationale de Football Association orders SAfrica to replay Senegal WC qualifier

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But the result will not stand, after action taken against Ghanaian referee, Jospeh Lamptey, was upheld by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS). Federation Internationale de Football Association said in March that Ghanaian referee Joseph Lamptey had been banned for life after they found him guilty of unlawfully influencing a match result following South Africa's 2-1 win over Senegal in African Group D. Read More »

Hamad Port handles 27% of regional trade: Al Sulaiti

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But officials on Tuesday said Hamad port would allow Qatar to get around the sanctions by importing goods directly from countries such as China and Oman instead of through a major re-export hub in Dubai. Qatar previously relied on neighbouring Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates for food imports. Institutions in Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Bahrain have begun pulling money out of Qatari banks, threatening their balance sheets. Read More »

Why Manchester United Didn't Spend On Deadline Day

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Lukaku has begun his United career in style by scoring three goals in his first three Premier League games for the club, and he carried his fine goalscoring form into the global break. "Sometimes football can have a bad reputation but there are great people in football who are trying to help". We'll be able to negotiate with him from January. Read More »

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc

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Its up 3.18% from 2.14M shares previously. Maxim Group downgraded Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. X Management Limited Liability Corporation accumulated 2,751 shares. The Company's geographical divisions are Europe; North America, which includes North America/Home Medical Equipment and Institutional Products Group (IPG) divisions, and Asia/Pacific. Read More »

Ray Wilkins slams Chelsea's Nemanja Matic sale

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If we win we know we are very close to going to the World Cup. "Danny [Drinkwater] has done really well for Leicester over the last couple of years". With a great manager and the experience that we have, I think we're doing our job well. And Real Madrid had some of their better players on the bench as well. Read More »

De Gea tells Spain teammate Ramos of his Real Madrid concerns

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De Gea is reluctant to move to Madrid without the full support of the sitting coach. Whether the ex-Atletico starlet ever gets to play for Real, however, is up for debate given the notorious historical saga of the Spanish giants trying to persuade United to part with De Gea. Read More »

Trump revisits Texas as pressure to meet survivors mounts

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President Donald Trump is due to visit Houston later today, his second visit to the state this week. The Trump administration says it's seeking almost $6 billion from Congress to create "down payment" on Harvey relief efforts through the end of 2017, NPR's Scott Horsley reports . Read More »

Rublev to face Nadal

The USTA says it will match donations encouraged from spectators at the U.S. Open by Connors, who is raising money at the tournament site by signing autographs and posing for photos with fans. 20 CoCo Vandeweghe or unseeded Lucie Safarova. She won 25 points to just seven for Brady in the second set. Unbeaten by the German in 11 matches prior to Monday's clash, Federer started quietly and was content to feel out his opponent but it was not long until he turned up the pressure and broke his ... Read More »

Tampa Bay Buccaneers-Miami Dolphins game to be played in week 11

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Miami was scheduled to play Tampa Bay at 1 p.m. on Sunday at Hard Rock Stadium. That option was eliminated when the National Football League announced on Tuesday that the game wouldn't be played at that location or time. Young played in eight games with one start for the Dolphins in 2016 after the team signed him on October 11, 2016. The Dolphins have seven home games instead of eight because they agreed to move their October 1 home game against New Orleans to London as part of a requirement ... Read More »

James Harden giving $1 million for Harvey relief

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The priority is to get them into some form of temporary housing, with hotels being one option, he said . That comes from John Long, deputy federal coordinating officer of the agency. The Federal Emergency Management Agency says 53,630 Texas residents displaced by Harvey are now staying in government-funded hotel rooms. Once people are granted the assistance there is a minimum allotment of 14 days, but that can be extended on a case-by-case basis. Read More »

Amit Shah to hold series of events in Odisha

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Elections are due in Tripura and Meghalaya in February next year while Mizoram will go to polls in November 2018. The Tripura BJP chief said that in the New Delhi meeting, state party chiefs and other prominent leaders from Tripura, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Assam, Manipur, Sikkim and Arunachal Pradesh participated. Read More »

Bank of Canada surprises with rate hike; loonie soars, stocks slip

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According to Statistics Canada, the economy continued to grow at a relative breakneck pace of 4.5 percent last quarter. "In what has become nearly a seemingly monthly ritual in 2017, we are nudging up our call on Canadian GDP growth yet again to 3.1 per cent for the year and 2.5 per cent for Q3 - and would readily allow that there is some upside risk". Read More »