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Christie Opens Hotline for NJ Families to Reach Relatives in Puerto Rico


The island is devastated ", Trump said Tuesday. For example, while 1.5 million meals have been distributed, the island has 3.2 million people, many of them in need of assistance. "We've gotten A-pluses on Texas and in Florida, and we will also on Puerto Rico", Trump said. Was I preoccupied? Not at all. Not at all. Not at all. Read More »

Colts' Luck has been ruled out of practice this week


Via beat reporter Mike Chappell of Fox 59 , Pagano said that Luck is "still a week away on throwing progressing" and hopefully Luck will be integrated into practice next week. In a press conference Wednesday, head coach Chuck Pagano said he'll likely be back in practice sometime next week. Although he was removed from the PUP list on September 2, Luck has not appeared close to being game-ready. Read More »

Alabama Basketball Administrator Resigns Amid FBI Investigation


During that meeting, which CW-1 recorded, CW-1 asked Staff Member 1 if he had the ability to influence players at his school to retain CW-1's services as an advisor, which he said he did. As a result, Kobie Baker , an athletics administrator resigned. Prior to his appointment at the University of Alabama, Baker gained valuable experience as the Assistant Director of Enforcement for Basketball Development at the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). Read More »

Simpson Could Be Released From Prison Next Week


Under the terms of a plan worked out by the state, the 70-year-old Simpson would be transferred from Lovelock Correctional Center in northern Nevada to High Desert State Prison outside Las Vegas for a release that could happen on October 2, state Department of Corrections spokeswoman Brooke Keast told the Associated Press. Read More »

Comcast Chicago gets stat wrong about Cubs' back-to-back division titles


The 2017 season was unlike 2016, however, with the Cubs struggling to put much distance between themselves and the upstart Milwaukee Brewers , who surprised the Big Leagues with a strong season. Former Cub Dexter Fowler came to the plate with the bases loaded as the tying run in the eighth, but Carl Edwards Jr. got him to fly weakly to right field, ending the Cardinals' threat. Read More »

Ward considering anthem protest at National Hockey League games


Among roughly Thirty black gamer's within the NHL, Ward received first-hand exposure to racial discrimination. In NFL games since Trump's comments , many players have knelt or locked arms during the anthem. As I became older and checked all over the locker rooms & dressings rooms, I noticed, I'm the sole dark-colored youngster within the entire arena. "It's been a part of my daily life which I have to cope with, then when folks go into Kaepernick and a few of those other fellas, stating ... Read More »

Morata, Hazard & Batshauyi shine as Conte sends another message to Costa

However, Diego Simeone's side come in to the game in fine form as they sit second in the La Liga table having won four and drawn the other two of their opening six games this season so Antonio Conte will know this will be a tough test. "I think it's the right moment also to understand where we are". "We couldn't really play our game because our rival was better". We have to play every game with the will to win. Read More »

Hazard relishing City showdown after Chelsea stun Atletico

The 23-year-old made only one Premier League start last campaign and has only been awarded one starting berth so far in the league this season, even with Diego Costa being excluded from the team before rejoining Atletico . Chelsea became the first opposing team to win a game at Atletico's new Metropolitano Stadium, and they also are the first-ever English club to win away to Atletico in European competition, after six defeats and five draws. Read More »

Deshaun Watson donates first paycheck to three Texans employees


The Houston Texans playmaker delivered three envelopes to the women, explaining the objective for his visit. "Thank you guys", Watson said. It's a touching moment and all Watson could do is smile and say "hopefully that helps" while the cafeteria workers stood there in awe. Read More »

Pat Nevin states his prediction for Chelsea v Man City


United manager Jose Mourinho was sent to the stands in stoppage time after encroaching onto the pitch. Raheem Sterling struck twice after the interval and Sergio Aguero notched his 176th City goal, one short of the club record, before substitute Fabian Delph completed the rout. Read More »

England seal series despite Lewis show


All-rounder Stokes was unavailable following his arrest on suspicion of causing actual bodily harm in Bristol early on Monday morning, and subsequent fractured finger, as was batsman Hales who travelled back to Bristol to help police with their enquiries. Read More »

Atletico Madrid vs Chelsea


And after helping Antonio Conte's side smash six past Qarabag and after their 4-0 win over Stoke last weekend, the club want to recognise his status as one of the world's top talents. Last year, we didn't play in this competition and now we are keen to compete. He is not only the Diego that is seen on the field. But if Chelsea and Atletico happen to be drawn against each other in the knockout stages, there will be nothing to stop him playing against the Blues. Read More »

Packers place T Kyle Murphy on IR


Murphy was in the locker room on Tuesday, wearing a protective boot and using a knee scooter. The Packers host the Chicago Bears on Thursday night and Mike McCarthy doesn't know who his starters will be. If the Packers are lucky, both Bakhtiari and Bulaga will be able to play this week. He began this season with Arizona before being released and signed to the Cardinals' practice squad after Week 1. Read More »

Wisconsin student test results hold steady


State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson will not hold a press conference "due to previously scheduled events", a spokesman said. "We need to work diligently to narrow achievement gaps and make sure all students continue to make progress", he said. Read More »

Alejandro Villanueva Jersey Sales Spike After Standing During National Anthem Amid Protest


Other NFL players, owners, and teams have recently participated in peaceful protests during the anthem by locking arms, sitting or kneeling, drawing ire from President Trump . Regarding Villanueva's decision to stand near the tunnel, Heyward said, "Al's a hell of a man". "I was a company commander when he was coming in as a young lieutenant, and he was so big, we're like, 'We can't send this guy to Afghanistan! We're out in the community, we're trying to make changes, not only by one ... Read More »

British Masters: Rory McIlroy keen to avoid accusations of favourable treatment


But McIlroy thinks his upcoming break will give him time to sort himself out - and be the springboard for future success. In a bid to finally shake off a rib injury he's been hampered with since January, the four-time major victor won't play for three months and has a plan mapped out that is geared towards him being back at peak powers when he presses the "go" button at the start of next year. Read More »

No regrets over Trump 'bum' jibe - LeBron


As we've said before, reasonable people can disagree about Kaepernick's kneeling, an act he said was in protest over the unjustified killings of black men by law enforcement. So therefore ain't no invite. "Going to the White House is considered a great honour for a championship team", the president said on Saturday. James responded by describing the president as a "bum" . Read More »

Man City win despite return to wasteful ways


But I am pretty sure it will be longer than we would like. Mendy, who came to the fore in France during Marcelo Bielsa's 2014-15 reign at Marseille, said City boss Pep Guardiola had been "a big influence" on his decision to spurn other suitors in favour of a switch to the Etihad Stadium . Read More »

Manchester City vs Shakhtar Donetsk


Shakhtar are clearly no mugs but City are in the form of their lives having scored 22 goals in two weeks - one after every 20 minutes of football. Against Shakhtar , City had to wait until the second half to make the breakthrough. I see they are odds-on with Sky Bet but, while they are good going forward, you can get at their midfield and their defence is in real trouble, so I'm going to take them on. Read More »

RFU boss Steve Brown


Players have always been central to the RFU but we need to bring it to the fore much more now, ' Brown said. "It's my job to make sure that we deliver on that promise". We need to understand all that and understand it properly. 'They're entitled to say that, but we as a collective group on the Professional Game Board need to agree that position, ' he said. Read More »

Rampant PSG rout sorry Bayern 3-0

Bayern chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge is convinced the German champions - who beat Anderlecht 3-0 in their first group outing two weeks ago - can get a good result in the French capital. The pair argued over penalty-taking duties in a recent Ligue 1 encounter and PSG dropped points in the following encounter, drawing 0-0 with Montpellier at the weekend. Read More »

Ainsley Maitland-Niles has a 'great future' at Arsenal, says Arsene Wenger


Teenage winger Reiss Nelson and central midfielder Ashley Maitland-Niles, meanwhile, are in line for a start. They could have played tonight and we could have played yesterday. 'I believe he is ready to play. Although in-form striker Alexandre Lacazette was left out and could sit out the trip to Belarus too; Alexis Sanchez started that game and Wenger looks set to name surprisingly strong teams in the competition, with many having predicted he would use the Europa League as a chance to ... Read More »

Man quits stadium job after Bills protest


When the Bills took a knee a stadium worker chose to take a walk. Nikischer's Facebook post about his decision to quit has been shared more than 4,700 times according to the New York Post. Nikischer's father, a Korean War veteran, called his son choked up with tears of pride after hearing he made a stand in honor of veterans and the national anthem. Read More »

Former Broncos Head Coach Red Miller Passes Away


Miller will always have a niche in Denver because of the 1977 season. "Denver never had the opportunity to go the playoffs much less the Super Bowl", noted wide receiver and kick returner Rick Upchurch, himself a member of the Ring of Fame, per Klis. Read More »

Donald Trump takes on the sports world


National Football League owners who may not have the courage to withstand the controversy that comes with signing Colin Kaepernick as a quarterback for their team spoke out against Trump after his attack on their business. All I do is work. Two Tampa Bay Buccaneers players took a knee as the national anthem was played ahead of kickoff against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. Read More »

Ray Lewis' anthem kneel starts heated Shannon Sharpe feud


He eventually added, "I have First Amendment rights myself". If I'm gonna interlock? As we said earlier in our story about Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller losing his gig as a spokesperson for a Denver vehicle dealership, sometimes, when you stand for something, you lose something. Read More »

Yankees Fan Ejected by Umpire for Tipping Rays' Pitches to Gary Sanchez


The Yanks have already clinched a wild-card berth with five games remaining in the regular season, but they are still in the mix to win the division and avoid the unsafe AL Wild Card Game. "That's what I want to do, and I've just got to go out there and do it". The Yankees enter play Wednesday with a record of 88-69 and sit three games behind the Boston Red Sox for first place in the American League East. Read More »

Even Jamaica's Usain Bolt showed respect for national anthem


With the Jamaican flag draped around his neck, Bolt asked the reporter: "Can you cut the interview, is it live?" He would afterwards apologise for breaking the interview before answering her questions. The video went viral last summer, with many applauding the champion sprinter for the move. Trump has spent almost a week sounding alarms over athletes who kneel during the national anthem. Read More »

State Police Director Apologizes For Dissing Athletes For Taking Knee


The director of the Michigan State Police has sparked a controversy by wading into the national debate over whether NFL players should stand for the national anthem through a strongly worded message she posted to social media. It was a mistake to share this message on Facebook and I sincerely apologize to anyone who was offended . When it comes to politics, the Michigan State Police is normally pretty low key. Read More »

England vs West Indies, 4th ODI

Lewis's highest ODI score, surpassing his previous hundred at this level of 148 against Sri Lanka in Bulawayo in November past year, was the cornerstone of the tourists' 356 for five as they fought to square this five-match series at 2-0 down with two still to play. Read More »

Brighton striker Hemed handed three-match ban for violent conduct


Brighton striker Tomer Hemed will serve a three-match ban after being found guilty of violent conduct during Sunday's game against Newcastle. However, the Israeli forward was later involved in a coming together with DeAndre Yedlin and appeared to stamp on the Newcastle defender's leg. Read More »