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Sport Hurricane Harvey recovery response 'a wonderful thing'
Author: 0 Hurricane Harvey recovery response 'a wonderful thing'

A Harris County fire marshal spokeswoman said there were no active fires at the facility, but six more trailers were being watched. "They say two years, three years". There are 4,700 dwellings in the flooded area, including houses and apartments. Experts said evacuating during a hurricane is a complicated decision with major ramifications, and none who spoke to The Associated Press second-guessed Turner.

Sport Michael Bennett: Metro officer threatened to 'blow my f---ing head off'
Author: 0 Michael Bennett: Metro officer threatened to 'blow my f---ing head off'

The Seattle Seahawks star was in Vegas to attend the McGregor vs Mayweather boxing match when he heard what sounded like gunshots as he made his way back to is hotel after the fight. According to Burris, "Terrified and frightened, Mr. Bennett continuously asked the Officers why they were arresting him and he tried to remind them that he had rights".

Sport Tyrod out of concussion protocol
Author: 0 Tyrod out of concussion protocol

He expressed confidence in rookie Nathan Peterman being able to start in Taylor's place but did not commit to a time frame for naming a starter. Lucky for the Bills , McDermott says Peterman is ready to go. "As a player you go out and watch him execute". We'll continue to do that. Both Glenn and Matthews practiced on Monday. Stay tuned at thedailynewsonline.com for more updates from Bills media day on Wednesday.

Sport Anderson says England need Ashes momentum
Author: 0 Anderson says England need Ashes momentum

West Indies broke a 17-year jinx against England and they will be hoping that it is not yet another false dawn. In the end, when Hope clipped Woakes off his pads to claim the victory it was with something to spare - a scenario unthinkable when play began in the morning with James Anderson and Moeen Ali expected to rip through the West Indies order.

Sport Andy Murray Withdraws From Asian Swing, Likely Done For Season
Author: 0 Andy Murray Withdraws From Asian Swing, Likely Done For Season

But Murray will go ahead with his Andy Murray Live event in Glasgow in November when Federer will take part with him in an exhibition event to raise money for UNICEF UK and local charity Sunny-sid3up. Surgery, tellingly, has not been mentioned. "Although this has been a frustrating year on court for many reasons, I'm confident after this extended period of rest and rehabilitation that I will be able to reach my best level again and be competing for Grand Slam titles next season", Murray ...

Sport Rafael Nadal, Karolina Pliskova into US Open quarter-finals in NY
Author: 0 Rafael Nadal, Karolina Pliskova into US Open quarter-finals in NY

Nadal kept up his end of the bargain for the potential September 8 showdown with a straight sets win over Ukraine's Alexandr Dolgopolov earlier on Monday and will need to get past 19-year-old Russian Andrey Rublev . "I think [Brady] was a little bit nervous", Pliskova said. In the fifth set, del Potro closed things on his second match point, when Thiem double-faulted.

Author: 0 Miami cancels game at Arkansas State due to Hurricane Irma

Miami coach Mark Richt is releasing the players so that they can seek safety from the storm out of town, according to the Associated Press . Getting to Arkansas was not a problem for the Hurricanes. The game between Miami and Arkansas State was scheduled for 3:30 p.m. ET on Saturday afternoon, so the Hurricanes wouldn't have traveled home until the evening hours, when the storm could already be making a significant impact on the area.

Sport Man United could have paid £150million for Lukaku - Mourinho
Author: 0 Man United could have paid £150million for Lukaku - Mourinho

Somewhat surprisingly, this is the first season when three different teams have lost all of their first three games in a single season, meaning they also have a unusual sort of safety in numbers on their sides. Lukaku and Matic, now, would have cost us £200 million in total. That may in fact have been more luck than judgement on the Red Devils' part, but either way the result is the same, and it could free them up to continue spending in future windows.

Sport La Liga president challenges UEFA to investigate Man City transfers
Author: 0 La Liga president challenges UEFA to investigate Man City transfers

Tebas has been at the forefront of demands for UEFA to tighten up financial fair play and repeated that message in a hard-hitting address to the Soccerex sports business convention today. Tebas said: "We have been studying the accounts of the different clubs for some time, including PSG and Manchester City ... to see what income they are having from tickets, summers tours, who is sponsoring them at home and overseas".

Sport Still room for diplomatic solution with North Korea: Mattis
Author: 0 Still room for diplomatic solution with North Korea: Mattis

Tuesday's launch came days after North Korea fired what was assessed as three short-range ballistic missiles into the sea, and a month after its second test of an intercontinental ballistic missile, which analysts say could reach deep into the USA mainland when perfected.

Sport Brilliant del Potro books Federer clash
Author: 0 Brilliant del Potro books Federer clash

Juan Martin del Potro saved two match points in the fourth set and rallied from two sets down to beat sixth seed Dominic Thiem 1-6, 2-6, 6-1, 7-6 (1), 6-4 to move into the quarterfinals at the US Open . I was sorry for him because I think he had a legitimately good chance to become world number one at that time. The public admire the way that he has kept making comebacks despite recurring wrist problems which have forced him to take lengthy breaks from the game.

Sport Jurgen Klopp welcomes Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain to Liverpool - with a hug!
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp welcomes Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain to Liverpool - with a hug!

The England worldwide was said to be wary of joining the Blues as he did not want to play right wing-back, instead preferring to fight for a place in central midfield at Liverpool. It's a case of so far, so good for Salah, and after a summer of exorbitant transfer fees, Liverpool boss Klopp may well feel that he is getting good value for money out of £37million addition Salah , who looks primed for a productive season if his early performance are anything to go by.

Sport Sri Lanka vs India, one-off T20I, Colombo
Author: 0 Sri Lanka vs India, one-off T20I, Colombo

Bumrah received an Eicher Polaris Multix multi-utility vehicle for his outstanding performance in the series. The Lankan team management had talked about resting Kusal Mendis as he was tired, and he has been duly left out. This is the unforgettable tour for India Cricket team , they played their incredible matches against Sri Lanka. Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli made a partnership of 219 runs for the second wicket.

Sport Red Sox Apparently Used The Apple Watch To Steal Signs In Baseball
Author: 0 Red Sox Apparently Used The Apple Watch To Steal Signs In Baseball

The Yankees apparently believe that the Red Sox had been stealing those signs and were using Apple Watches as a way to discreetly pass that information on to their players. the Blue Jays. Stealing signs via electronic devices (or with any other help like binoculars) is illegal, so commissioner Rob Manfred has his hands full here in deciding a punishment.

Sport Ray Wilkins slams Chelsea's Nemanja Matic sale
Author: 0 Ray Wilkins slams Chelsea's Nemanja Matic sale

Matic has hit the ground running in Manchester, playing a major role as United clinched three wins in as many games in the opening weeks of the campaign, while his former manager Antonio Conte was left regretting Chelsea's decision to let Matic go.

Sport Kylian Mbappe: PSG will realise Champions League dream
Author: 0 Kylian Mbappe: PSG will realise Champions League dream

Having missed the opening game of the new Ligue 1 season due to not being registered in time, Neymar has hit the ground running in his three appearances so far. PSG president Nasser Al-Khelaifi says the club have nothing to hide as UEFA investigate alleged violations of its financial fair play rules. "We're very confident in our position, in our recruitment", al-Khelaifi said.

Sport Coutinho saga damaging Liverpool's talks with Emre Can, release clause demanded
Author: 0 Coutinho saga damaging Liverpool's talks with Emre Can, release clause demanded

He is free to negotiate a move to a European club from January 1st. Manchester United and Chelsea might be interested, but it's the Serie A project that is catching Emre Can's eye. The Ox turned down a new deal at Arsenal and a move to Chelsea for a chance to play in midfield. Italian outlet Tuttosport , as quoted by the Sun , is reporting that the Premier League duo are considering moves for the Germany worldwide, who is out of contract at Anfield at the end of the season.

Sport Italy focus on playoff berth
Author: 0 Italy focus on playoff berth

The hosts go into the game aiming to bounce back from a 3-0 defeat to Spain at the Santiago Bernabeu, which dealt a big blow to their hopes of automatic qualification. But Immobile found the way through after 53 minutes following an Antonio Candreva cross from the right which found the head of the Lazio forward and past Harush.

Sport Federation Internationale de Football Association blocks midfielder Adrien Silva's move to Leicester City
Author: 0 Federation Internationale de Football Association blocks midfielder Adrien Silva's move to Leicester City

Leicester City's deal for Sporting Lisbon midfielder Adrien Silva remains in question after papers arrived 14 seconds late, Sky Sports News understands. Sporting said at the time in a statement: "Sporting Club de Portugal. informs the market that we have reached an agreement with Leicester City Football Club for the definitive transfer of the sporting and economic rights of the professional soccer player Adrien Silva ".

Sport Do the Steelers have enough to surge past the Patriots in 2017?
Author: 0 Do the Steelers have enough to surge past the Patriots in 2017?

I think the players are appreciative of that, but I also think they yearn for their teammate and exactly what he's going through. Baltimore's biggest issue last season was staying healthy, but if the Ravens can get Flacco on the field and avoid injuries, they could overtake the Steelers for the divisional crown.

Sport Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale rejects move to Manchester United?
Author: 0 Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale rejects move to Manchester United?

Manchester United agreed a stunning late £90m deal with Real Madrid to sign Gareth Bale but the attacker turned down the chance to move to Old Trafford, according to a report in the Mirror . The Welsh global endured a frustrating campaign last season as injury restricted him to making just 26 starts and Bale was benched for Madrid's Champions League final win over Juventus back in May.

Sport Hockey India sacks head coach Roelant Oltmans
Author: 0 Hockey India sacks head coach Roelant Oltmans

Roelant Oltmans' tenure as the head coach of the Indian men's hockey team was under scrutiny ever since their poor performance in the World League Semifinal in London early this year, where they finished sixth. "They said that they were not happy with the results in past two years, but I dont agree with that". "But it seems it's different in India. How much more time did he want to deliver results?" "How long was the implementation process going to take?" In India it's all about winning a ...

Sport Kolarov breaks Irish hearts as Serbia boost World Cup qualification hopes
Author: 0 Kolarov breaks Irish hearts as Serbia boost World Cup qualification hopes

Cyrus Christie had to gallop back in the 13th minute to prevent Aleksandar Mitrovic from finishing off a sharp counter-attack. "The Republic of Ireland have had that problem for forty odd years", he said. Looking to the future, Jeff Hendrick , Harry Arter or Conor Hourihane's potential inclusions offer additional options in an area of the pitch that has lacked creativity for far too long.