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Sport Trump offers flag-waving optimism in visit to Harvey's path
Author: 0 Trump offers flag-waving optimism in visit to Harvey's path

Harvey, now downgraded to a tropical storm, has dumped record amounts of rain on Houston and the rest of Texas over the last five days. "We've had instances of looting; we've had armed robbers going around yesterday robbing our community, victimizing them again".

Sport Angelique Kerber after US Open exit: I will not give up
Author: 0 Angelique Kerber after US Open exit: I will not give up

The women's US Open defending singles champ is out. They famously met in the Australian Open final earlier this year, with Federer winning a five-set epic, but never have they stood across the net on Flushing Meadows' hardcourts. On French Open clay, Wimbledon's manicured lawns and in Australian heat, the elegant Swiss maestro and muscular Spaniard have played for titles and while no trophy would be on the line a NY meeting would still have the Big Apple buzzing.

Sport Denis Shapovalov gets easy win at US Open
Author: 0 Denis Shapovalov gets easy win at US Open

The British No 2 was trailing Canada's Denis Shapovalov 6-3, 3-6, 3-6, 0-1 when he removed his cap and walked to the net to shake hands, having had a sequence of attention from the phyio at the changeovers. He had his chances in the second and third sets against Carreno Busta but admitted he struggled to focus, allowing himself to be distracted by a number of disputed line calls among other things.

Sport Sanchez Devastated At Failed City Move
Author: 0 Sanchez Devastated At Failed City Move

Speaking after his starring role for France in Paris, 21-year-old Lemar affirmed his delight at staying with the club he originally joined in 2015. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's move to Liverpool has been the biggest domestic transfer of deadline day as the England global insisted he was looking to take his game to the next level at Anfield.

Sport NFL Clears Martavis Bryant For Regular Season Practice, Games
Author: 0 NFL Clears Martavis Bryant For Regular Season Practice, Games

Bryant clearly checked that box, leaving Pittsburgh with full use of a player who has emerged as one of football's most unsafe red-zone weapons. However, his initial activation was merely a conditional reinstatement that allowed him to participate in both OTAs and minicamp practices.

Sport US Open: Roger Federer shows off streaky form once again
Author: 0 US Open: Roger Federer shows off streaky form once again

Before tweaking his back at a tournament in Montreal, he sailed to his eighth Wimbledon title in July without dropping a set. Federer, the eloquent mover he is, didn't appear to be struggling physically following his back problem in Cincinnati early this month.

Author: 0 US Open fancy Dimitrov falls to talented teen

Youzhny said he was not surprised to see Federer, the reigning Australian Open and Wimbledon champion, needing two five-setters to reach the third round. It was not entirely straightforward for the Scottish-Brazilian pair, who came from a break down in the opening set and then saved two set points in the second-set tie-break.

Sport Denver Broncos trade Ty Sambrailo to Atlanta Falcons
Author: 0 Denver Broncos trade Ty Sambrailo to Atlanta Falcons

Sambrailo was the 59th overall pick in the 2015 draft, but only started 13 games over the past two seasons due to elbow and shoulder injuries and ineffectiveness. He didn't prove to be any better at right tackle in 2016. It's hard for a team to admit a mistake, but the Broncos made the right move in trading away Sambrailo.

Sport Euro Giants Tipped To Anger Klopp By Hijacking Liverpool's £74m Deal
Author: 0 Euro Giants Tipped To Anger Klopp By Hijacking Liverpool's £74m Deal

Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar admits his countryman and friend Philippe Coutinho is living with " a great sadness ", appearing to confirm Barcelona's chances of signing the Liverpool schemer are over. Klopp's side return to Premier League action after the global break with a crunch clash against Manchester City at The Etihad. He even scored Brazil's second goal - an awesome display of one-two football as he combined with Gabriel Jesus .

Sport Cleveland Browns release Brock Osweiler
Author: 0 Cleveland Browns release Brock Osweiler

In March, the Texans essentially gave away Osweiler , trading the high-priced QB, a second-round draft pick in 2018 and a sixth-round pick in 2017. The Texans dealt Osweiler less than one year after signing him to a massive four-year, $72 million deal. However, his career was marred by several injuries.

Sport Saints WR Willie Snead suspended three games
Author: 0 Saints WR Willie Snead suspended three games

Coach Sean Payton confirmed the surprising news on Friday afternoon after ESPN initially reported Snead's suspension. The suspension comes as a result of an offseason DUI Snead received , according to Schefter. Snead was originally suspended four games, but that dropped to three after appeal. Snead's absence should result in an increase in targets for the Saints' other receivers, namely Michael Thomas, Ted Ginn Jr.

Author: 0 Conor McGregor: Getting to 12 rounds was always the challenge

McGregor, the UFC's 155-pound champion who was making his professional boxing debut, lost to Mayweather by TKO in the 10th round of their junior middleweight fight on Saturday night in Las Vegas. You're next, biggest fight in UFC history brother. I see him [Diaz] and I think "Oh, same fraternity", UFC guys. "He was like 'hell no, how f******* stupid do you look now", Schaub said.

Sport Arsene Wenger Admits Thomas Lemar Rejected Arsenal, Talks Alexis Sanchez
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger Admits Thomas Lemar Rejected Arsenal, Talks Alexis Sanchez

The German has always been linked with a move to the Premier League and Wenger is reportedly determined to tie up a deal for the talented winger should Sanchez make his long-anticipated move to City . Oxlade-Chamberlain, whose £35m departure from Arsenal was confirmed yesterday, had been lined up for that role before opting to join Liverpool instead.

Sport Why ISRO IRNSS-1H Mission Failed! Technicalities Explained
Author: 0 Why ISRO IRNSS-1H Mission Failed! Technicalities Explained

Describing the failed mission as a "mishap", ISRO Chairman Kiran Kumar said the heat shield did not separate for the IRNSS-1H, a backup navigation satellite, to be put into orbit in the final leg of the launch sequence. "Today the launch mission has not succeeded". The IRNSS-1H satellite had been released from the Sriharikota Space Centre in southern India. "We have to analyse the heat shield separation command and subsequent commands", he said.

Sport Nadal overpowers Daniel at US Open
Author: 0 Nadal overpowers Daniel at US Open

But I'm still in the draw, which gives me a chance. RAFAEL Nadal enjoyed the sweet smell of success, but was left complaining about his struggles to hear when on court at Flushing Meadows. Then he broke again with a forehand victor to go up 5-3 and served out the set. While Federer played his first-round match Tuesday under the roof in Ashe, Youzhny's opener was postponed until Wednesday because of rain, and he blamed that for his fatigue.

Author: 0 Angels acquire slugger Justin Upton from Tigers

Upton can opt-out after the 2017 season, so there is a risk he leaves the Angels. The right-handed Long, a former third-round pick, went 8-6 with a 2.52 ERA in 23 starts with the Angels' Double-A Mobile farm club this season. Acquired in the off-season, the Tigers may have found their centerfielder of the future in the form of Mikie Mahtook. He's been on a tear this season for Detroit , with a 138 wRC+, a.264 ISO and 28 home runs in 125 games.

Sport Silva awaits green light for late Leicester move
Author: 0 Silva awaits green light for late Leicester move

Portuguese giants Sporting said they were "awaiting confirmation from FIFA" that the deal could go through after Silva reportedly agreed to join Leicester two hours after the transfer window shut on Thursday. Silva has agreed a four-year deal to end a lengthy pursuit for the Sporting Lisbon midfielder, with the influence of former recruitment chief Steve Walsh's scouting network still proving beneficial at the King Power Stadium.

Sport Federer struggles in first round with victory over Tiafoe in US Open
Author: 0 Federer struggles in first round with victory over Tiafoe in US Open

Daniel had never gone beyond the second round at a Grand Slam, but he hit 11 winners on his way to taking the first set in hugely impressive fashion. I need to compete better. No. 4 Alexander Zverev, No. 7 Grigor Dimitrov, No. 8 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, No. 13 Jack Sock, No. 14 Nick Kyrgios and No. 15 Tomas Berdych are all already gone.

Sport Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) Sale Analysis
Author: 0 Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) Sale Analysis

About 3.96M shares traded. In recent trading day Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) stock showed the move of 1.85% with the closing price of $60.48. More interesting news about Arthur J Gallagher & Co (NYSE:AJG) were released by: Prnewswire.com and their article: "Arthur J. Gallagher & Co". The company was maintained on Thursday, August 10 by Oppenheimer.

Sport Jets trade Sheldon Richardson to Seahawks for veteran WR
Author: 0 Jets trade Sheldon Richardson to Seahawks for veteran WR

Kearse fills a major need for the Jets after losing Brandon Marshall and Devin Smith during the offseason. Richardson was originally a first-round pick at the 2013 NFL Draft. Both Kearse and Lane bring plenty of experience to an NFL locker room, but Collins is just entering his second season in the league. The Seahawks landing Richardson is scary for the rest of the NFC.

Sport Instant analysis: Why trading Ty Sambrailo makes sense for Broncos
Author: 0 Instant analysis: Why trading Ty Sambrailo makes sense for Broncos

Playing mostly right tackle past year, he started four of the 10 games he played in. Sambrailo has started a handful of games in the past two years for the Broncos. He opened his rookie season as the team's left tackle with Ryan Clady out injured. Thursday night, in the preseason finale against Arizona, the Broncos tested Sambrailo at center to see if he could serve as both a tackle and center, a key for Joseph as he mulled his options for reserve linemen.

Sport Arsenal And Barcelona To Be Involved In A Sensational Swap Deal
Author: 0 Arsenal And Barcelona To Be Involved In A Sensational Swap Deal

As far as transfer deadline days go Arsenal have had a few good ones, a few mediocre ones, and more than their fair share of ones to forget. We hope things progress well and that we are able to present another player this month. But their inability to get Thomas Lemar from Monaco saw the Gunners block Sanchez's exit. According to reports in Spain, Barcelona have been told that they need to pay £55m in order to sign Ozil before their summer window closes this evening.

Sport Le'Veon Bell fulfills promise by reporting to Steelers on September 1
Author: 0 Le'Veon Bell fulfills promise by reporting to Steelers on September 1

He tweeted last week that he would come back to the Steelers on September 1, the day after Pittsburgh's preseason finale against the Carolina Panthers. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported in July that Bell turned down a multi-year deal that averaged more than $12 million per season, with $30 million over the first two seasons.

Sport Dolphins cruise to 30-9 win over Vikings in final preseason game
Author: 0 Dolphins cruise to 30-9 win over Vikings in final preseason game

Minnesota acquired quarterback Sam Bradford from the Philadelphia Eagles for a first-round pick before the start of the 2016 season, and he went on to start 15 games, setting the single-season National Football League record with a completion percentage of 71.6 percent.