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Goodell cited "six or seven" players continuing to protest during the anthem. Meetings between the league owners and players on Tuesday were described as extremely productive, and while Colin Kaepernick was among the players invited to the meeting in Manhattan, he did not attend as he did not want to provide a distraction and is now pursuing legal action against the league .
  • Tom Brady breaks historic record with win over Jets

    Tom Brady breaks historic record with win over Jets

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    The win was the 187th regular-season win for Brady, who has 212 total victories, including the playoffs. But officials reviewed the score and said the video replay showed that Seferian-Jenkins slightly lost control of the ball when Malcolm Butler nudged it loose as the tight end was crossing the plane of the goal line.
  • Koeman 'not interested' in Keane's Everton jibes

    Koeman 'not interested' in Keane's Everton jibes

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    Everton are set to be boosted by the return of captain Phil Jagielka. Koeman denied Sunday's trip to Brighton was any more of a pressure game than any other fixture but admitted his side are low on confidence. Chris Hughton's side have accumulated seven points from their opening seven games, and now, occupy the 14 spot in the league table. I saw the reactions of the players when Burnley scored the goal.
  • Ezekiel Elliott's suspension reinstated after appeals court vacates injunction

    Ezekiel Elliott's suspension reinstated after appeals court vacates injunction

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    Ezekiel Elliott , the focus of the Redskins defense, remains in the legal system's crosshairs as well. That allowed the NFL to reinstate the suspension and the league announced in a statement that they are doing just that. The 5th Circuit's ruling is essentially a restart on the process . District Court Judge Amos Mazzant III ruled that Elliott didn't receive a fair suspension hearing arbitrator Harold Henderson.
  • United States Announces Withdrawal From UNESCO, Cites 'Anti-Israel Bias'

    United States Announces Withdrawal From UNESCO, Cites 'Anti-Israel Bias'

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    Irina Bokova, outgoing UNESCO director general, reacted to the development with "profound regret", calling "universality" key to its mission. Currently, 23 places in the USA are on the UNESCO list of world heritage sites, though nothing American appears in the organization's list of " intangible cultural heritage ".
  • Barcelona 'are prepared' to sign Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho - CEO

    Barcelona 'are prepared' to sign Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho - CEO

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    However, there is no indication of what such a bid would be although the report does suggests it would be similar to those lodged during summer, thought to be €110m, of which €80m was paid up front. The Reds were unmoved when Coutinho officially asked him to be sold. But Dembele has endured a nightmare start to life at the Camp Nou. Liverpool have now reportedly given the green light for Philippe Coutinho to leave the club in January.
  • Giants' Beckham to have season-ending ankle surgery

    Giants' Beckham to have season-ending ankle surgery

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    Watt sustained a tibial plateau fracture, leaving the stadium in an ambulance on the way to the hospital. The injury came on the first drive of the Houston Texans' Sunday Night Football loss to the Kansas City Chiefs and is a devastating blow to their offense.
  • Diamondbacks guard pool to prevent Dodgers from swimming

    Diamondbacks guard pool to prevent Dodgers from swimming

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    He dialed his four-seam fastball as high as 97.8 miles per hour, averaging 95.2 and generating 11 strikes from among the 14 he threw, three of them swings and misses. and celebrate they did. " He's got exceptional stuff, and he made it very tough on us tonight ". He was able to throw his fastball, cutter and slider.
  • Ghana 0-1 USA; The Yanks Beat 'Wasteful' Starlets

    Ghana 0-1 USA; The Yanks Beat 'Wasteful' Starlets

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    Ghana's Ibrahim Sadiq (centre) attempts to score past Colombia goalkeeper Kevin Mier (right) during the Federation Internationale de Football Association U-17 World Cup match at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi yesterday. Ayo Akinola , a Toronto FC product, came off the bench and scored the game-winning goal in the 75th minute, slotting home from the right channel after being set up by Atlanta United's Chris Goslin to make it two wins in two games in India .
  • Chris Sale could pitch in relief in Game 3

    Chris Sale could pitch in relief in Game 3

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    Harper's throw was high, and Bryant went to second. The Boston bats managed to scrape across just two runs against starter Justin Verlander , and that would be it for their offensive output. Brad Peacock (13-2) starts for Houston against Doug Fister (5-9). "We know where we are situationally in the series ", Farrell said. A lot of it comes down to being able to play as a team and having that vengeance.
  • Odell Beckham headed for surgery

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    With the Giants falling to 0-5 after the loss to the Los Angeles Chargers , it would be surprising if Beckham played again in 2017. Five plays earlier, Shepard hopped off the field with an ankle injury and collapsed on the sideline before getting evaluated and ruled out the remainder of the game.
  • Florida's Duke Dawson hits LSU WR in the face

    Florida's Duke Dawson hits LSU WR in the face

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    Did LSU get what it deserved? Etling connected on a 47-yard strike to Chark on the third play of the second half, and then flipped a 2-yard TD pass to Tory Carter to stretch the Tigers' lead to 17-3. "They came out successful and they physically took it to us pretty good", McElwain said . 90,000 people all singing " I Won't Back Down " as they went into the 4th was by far the coolest thing I saw yesterday.
  • PTV Sports Pakistan vs Sri Lanka Second Test Day 2 Live Streaming

    PTV Sports Pakistan vs Sri Lanka Second Test Day 2 Live Streaming

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    The Pakistani spin-wizard earlier claimed a five-wicket haul in the Abu Dhabi Test against Sri Lanka (5-51), Dominica Test against West Indies (5-92), Barbados Test against West Indies (7-94), and Jamaica Test against West Indies (6-63). The left-arm pacer bowled two overs on Day 2 but left the field again, then was being taken to a hospital. Herath remained not out with his 27 runs so far.
  • ALDS Game 1: Trevor Bauer leads Cleveland Indians past New York Yankees

    ALDS Game 1: Trevor Bauer leads Cleveland Indians past New York Yankees

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    It could go down as one of the most controversial moments of Yankees manager Joe Girardi's career. Both Aaron Hicks and Gary Sanchez homered off Kluber, and NY entered the six inning leading 8-3, when the wheels came off. But if they want me to start, I'll be ready for that, too. Oddly enough, Aaron Judge was not part of the home run festivities, following up his very bad Game 1 (0-for-4, four Ks), with another muted performance (0-for-3, three walks).
  • China Open: Rafael Nadal to play Nick Kyrgios in final

    China Open: Rafael Nadal to play Nick Kyrgios in final

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    The world number one took the first set easily and was leading the second set 3-1 at the a time. The Spaniard extended his head-to-head win streak with the American to 7-0 as he won 6-4 7-6 (0), while Halep raced past Kasatkina 6-2, 6-1. Asked by AFP what those were, she smiled: "I tell you one, only one: to win a Grand Slam , which you know". Nadal will next face John Isner . I was playing good at the beginning of the second and probably I had nearly match point with those two break ...
  • Hart set for England milestone

    Hart set for England milestone

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    The 24-year-old left it late at Wembley - scoring in stoppage time - but he was unconcerned by the nature of England's progression. But there was nothing Oblak could do about Kane's late victor, the cross from former Spurs teammate Walker ideal for him to tap in his 14th goal of the season for club and country.
  • Romania's Simona Halep becomes WTA world number one

    Romania's Simona Halep becomes WTA world number one

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    When the ranking is updated on Monday, Halep will surpass the current world No. 1 Garbine Muguruza . In New York the Russian was able to dominate Halep's serve but this time the Romanian was broken just once, in her opening game.
  • SC woman gets box of illegal drugs in mail by mistake

    SC woman gets box of illegal drugs in mail by mistake

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    A Rock Hill woman walked up to meet her mail carrier thinking the yoga mat she ordered from Walmart had arrived. Investigators said the box contained two bags with roughly 10,000 pills each, the Herald reported . He said the street value for the oxycodon-type narcotics in pill form seized is around $20 per pill. The woman's neighbor, Nicole Riddle, was reportedly stunned by the delivery.
  • Yankees host Twins in AL wild-card game

    Yankees host Twins in AL wild-card game

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    The contest is scheduled for an 8:00 p.m. start time and it will be televised nationally on ESPN. "But we will focus on preparing for Ervin Santana and I know our pitchers will focus on preparing for their lineup and their guys". Sanchez belted 33 homers despite missing most of April with a biceps injury and did it after hitting 20 in 53 games last season. I don't remember if it went over the wall or stayed in the park.
  • All-Star Game undergoes changes, no longer East vs. West

    All-Star Game undergoes changes, no longer East vs. West

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    The NBA has eliminated the traditional Eastern Conference vs. "We're looking forward to putting on an entertaining show in L.A". Although the captains are divided by conference, they are not forced to pick players from the same conference as themselves.
  • Philippe Coutinho really wanted to leave Liverpool last summer - Georginio Wijnaldum

    Philippe Coutinho really wanted to leave Liverpool last summer - Georginio Wijnaldum

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    Coutinho scored on his return to Liverpool's starting line-up in the top flight with a brilliant free-kick in a 3-2 victory over Leicester City last weekend. The Premier League club were even forced to deny offering Coutinho to the Catalans on the last day of the window. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has eased the playmaker back into the Liverpool setup following the closure of the transfer window, and his importance to the team has become more apparent after the recent suspension ...
  • Mixed Responses To President Trump's Proposed Tax Reform Plan

    Mixed Responses To President Trump's Proposed Tax Reform Plan

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    The plan, meant to be a framework for Congress to negotiate into legislation, still has missing parts. President Donald Trump speaks in Indianapolis, Wednesday, Sept. But he said there is a trend in the proposals from Trump and Congress that seems to favor Republican-dominated states over Democratic ones. A similar effort to ax the deductibility in the 1980s was beaten back.
  • Barcelona vs. Las Palmas to take place behind closed doors

    Barcelona vs. Las Palmas to take place behind closed doors

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    Messi added his goals seven minutes apart toward the end of the game at the empty Camp Nou, Europe's largest stadium with a capacity of almost 100,000. The game, which Barcelona won 3-0 thanks to second-half goals from Sergio Busquets and Lionel Messi (2), was played against an eerie backdrop of 99,000 empty seats in the Camp Nou.
  • NFL's favorability has dropped since Trump's national anthem comments

    NFL's favorability has dropped since Trump's national anthem comments

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    Soon, more players joined in the protest across the league as they knelt to protest inequality in the United States. How many have faced those others who don't agree with their protest, how many have come face to face with another angry crowd of protesters? The players are free to protest however they want off the field, but not on the field; not in front of millions of fans who come to the game or tune in to escape politics and just watch a football game.