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Ian Happ Home Run Helps Cubs Break MLB Record

Ian Happ Home Run Helps Cubs Break MLB Record

Or is he the guy who gave up three hits and a run to the first five batters he faced, then hit back-to-back batters with 0-2 pitches to fall behind 2-0 before his teammates batted? The 31-year-old has...

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Key flood insurance underwriter sinks further into debt as Harvey slams Texas

Should that federal insurance program lapse, or collapse, then millions of households - including those located on or around Chicago-area flood plains - risk getting wiped out in another deluge. It ha...

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Manchester United defeat Leicester City 2-0 in a Premier League duel

Manchester United defeat Leicester City 2-0 in a Premier League duel

Leicester City also had a glorious chance to score in the 60th minutes when Jamie Vardy was superbly set up by Riyad Mahrez , but the forward could not beat David De Gea in goal for Manchester ...

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Arsenal players 'want Alexis Sanchez exit'

Arsenal players 'want Alexis Sanchez exit'

Sanchez , who scored 24 Premier League goals for the Gunners last season, is out of contract next summer and has reportedly said he wants to play for City manager Pep Guardiola . One thing's for su...

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Newcastle's Mitrovic Facing 3-Game Ban Following Violent Conduct Charge

Newcastle's Mitrovic Facing 3-Game Ban Following Violent Conduct Charge

Mitrovic could now face a three-game ban, which would see him miss the entirety of Newcastle's September programme. An official club statement has confirmed that Aleksandar Mitrovic has been charg...

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US Open first round: Roger Federer v Frances Tiafoe

US Open first round: Roger Federer v Frances Tiafoe

Thankfully I played him in Miami this year so I have a little bit of an idea of how he plays , and his patterns and what he prefers to do and whatnot. Federer wasted his second match point with a net...

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Kid Rock opening hometown restaurant-bar in Little Caesars Arena

Kid Rock opening hometown restaurant-bar in Little Caesars Arena

The 5,800 square-foot restaurant will seat 230 people, and will be open year round for lunch and dinner. "In addition to an upscale atmosphere and high-end food options, the 'Rehmann Club" features ea...

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Manchester United's Victor Lindelof admits it's tough not playing regularly

Manchester United's Victor Lindelof admits it's tough not playing regularly

The Sweden defender joined United in a £31million deal from Benfica at the start of the summer, but has been forced to endure a watching brief with Eric Bailly and Phil Jones forming a solid centr...

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SCAM ALERT: Hurricane Harvey Charity Fraud

SCAM ALERT: Hurricane Harvey Charity Fraud

But we've all done them. McGovern says that "it's not necessarily a charity, it's a scammer it's some organization somewhere if it's just one person sitting in a room somewhere there is people are a...

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Liverpool Swoop For Arsenal's Oxlade-Chamberlain, Open Talks With Gunners

Liverpool Swoop For Arsenal's Oxlade-Chamberlain, Open Talks With Gunners

The 24-year-old is now away with the England squad preparing for their World Cup qualifier against Malta on Friday. Oxlade-Chamberlain has not quite fulfilled his potential at Arsenal with injurie...

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White House downplays Tillerson, Cohn comments

White House downplays Tillerson, Cohn comments

The rebuke of the president by a member of his inner circle came nearly two weeks after white supremacist and neo-Nazi activists clashed with anti-racism protesters in the city of Charlottesville, Vir...

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US Open: Rafael Nadal dominates Dusan Lajovic in first round

US Open: Rafael Nadal dominates Dusan Lajovic in first round

The 36-year-old improved to 17-0 in first-round action in NY and has still not lost a first-round match at a Grand Slam since 2003 Roland Garros, when he fell to Peru's Luis Horna. "If I am in semifin...

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Roger Federer wins but Frances Tiafoe's game is fits for the king

Roger Federer wins but Frances Tiafoe's game is fits for the king

His earliest exit came on his debut in 2000, back when Tiafoe was still to reach his second birthday. However, the fourth set did not play out as many expected, with two breaks of the Federer serv...

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US Open: Maria Sharapova's redemption tour moves into round 3

US Open: Maria Sharapova's redemption tour moves into round 3

Tennis Association - stemming from a fall at the Open two years ago - and her losing record over the past two years. The Russian, who had a strapping on her left forearm that has recently caused pro...

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Manchester United remain interested in Thomas Lemar and could rival Liverpool - Castles

Manchester United remain interested in Thomas Lemar and could rival Liverpool - Castles

Spanish news outlet Mundo Deportivo claims that the Catalan club have made a decision to pursue the 21-year-old after failing to secure the signature of Liverpool playmaker Philippe Coutinho. That...

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US Open 2017: Roger Federer survives Frances Tiafoe scare to advance

US Open 2017: Roger Federer survives Frances Tiafoe scare to advance

He withdrew from Cincinnati with a sore back the following week. "I was maybe a bit anxious with my back issue from a couple of weeks ago", said Federer , "but eventually I was able to let go"....

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Ferrari, best 2017 auto says Hamilton

Ferrari, best 2017 auto says Hamilton

The next race maybe the same, or who knows, maybe our gap will be bigger or they'll be ahead again. "I didn't", added the German, who set a race lap record of one minute 46.577 seconds in the closing ...

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Vontaze Burfict's suspension reduced to three games

Vontaze Burfict's suspension reduced to three games

Thrash today reduced the suspension to three games. Burfict previously was suspended for egregious hits. Burfict was docked $75,000 last season for stomping on then-Patriots running back LaGarrette ...

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US Open: Federer survives first round scare in five-set thriller

US Open: Federer survives first round scare in five-set thriller

A grease spot one minute, flattened by Federer's steamrolling, Tiafoe popped up to take the fourth set easily. Tiafoe was disappointed he could not stay atop Federer after breaking in the opening ga...

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No. 14 seed Nick Kyrgios bounced by unseeded John Millman

No. 14 seed Nick Kyrgios bounced by unseeded John Millman

Kyrgios was also quick to praise his new coach Sebastien Grosjean who he feels has worked well with him on the training ground and deserves better than, Cincinnati aside, a disappointing run of form...

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Diego Costa to join Las Palmas on loan?

Diego Costa to join Las Palmas on loan?

But the Spain star's camp are likely to back down once Chelsea have agreed to his transfer. Chelsea lowered their asking price for Diego Costa from €75m to €60m on Tuesday, and that looked to ...

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Arsene Wenger can't turn things around for Arsenal, says Ian Wright

Arsene Wenger can't turn things around for Arsenal, says Ian Wright

And the biggest question mark of all was about Alexis Sanchez . The Gunners' perceived lack of heart and desire was again thrust under the spotlight as they fell apart against Jurgen Klopp's men, t...

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BYU-LSU tickets on sale Wednesday morning

BYU-LSU tickets on sale Wednesday morning

LSU running back Derrius Guice isn't going to let something like his teeth stop him from playing in LSU's game against BYU on Saturday. "... It hurts to see the people struggling". The school also wil...

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Nigeria vs Cameroon: how and where to watch

Nigeria vs Cameroon: how and where to watch

Super Eagles are standing firmly behind ill goalkeeper Carl Ikeme, who is now undergoing treatment after he was diagnosed with acute leukemia and so sidelined for many months . "We want to assure Nige...

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Shane Doan Retires After 21 NHL Seasons

Shane Doan Retires After 21 NHL Seasons

The 6-foot-1, 223-pound right winger made his announcement in a first-person letter to fans published in the Arizona Republic . He last played for Canada in 2009. Doan is the team's career leader in ...

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Swansea Close In On Loan Deal For Bayern Munich Midfielder Renato Sanches

Swansea Close In On Loan Deal For Bayern Munich Midfielder Renato Sanches

Both Chelsea and Liverpool have shown interest in Sanches. Bayern Munich have been looking to loan out the young Portuguese midfielder this season after determining that he will not receive the ga...

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Browns trade OL Erving to Chiefs

Browns trade OL Erving to Chiefs

Earlier, the team released two-time Pro Bowl cornerback Joe Haden , the No. 7 overall pick in 2010 whose injuries, age and high-priced contract didn't mesh with the team's long-term plans. The only...

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Rollie Massimino dies at 82; led Villanova to 1985 title

Rollie Massimino dies at 82; led Villanova to 1985 title

His staple career highlight came during the 1984-85 season, when the underdog Wildcats entered the tournament and advanced all the way to the NCAA Championship, where they played against top-seeded Ge...

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Expected Gold But Missed It By Two Points: PV Sindhu

Expected Gold But Missed It By Two Points: PV Sindhu

It was unfortunate that PV Sindhu lost to Okuhara of Japan in three sets and ended up winning silver medal. She said because the long rallies were played from the beginning of the match and every ...

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Could Vikings rookie Ben Gedeon win a starting linebacker spot?

Could Vikings rookie Ben Gedeon win a starting linebacker spot?

In what might have been the first and only time the starters will play together before the September 11 season opener, the presumed starting line got 15 snaps before coach Mike Zimmer started subbing ...

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Tottenham sign Juan Foyth from Estudiantes

Tottenham sign Juan Foyth from Estudiantes

Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino has been targeting Foyth for much of the summer although, for a while, it appeared the move was dead because of the Argentinian side's valuation of the player. It was...

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NFL Cancels Cowboys vs. Texans Week 4 Preseason Game

NFL Cancels Cowboys vs. Texans Week 4 Preseason Game

With all of the flooding and destruction that the city of Houston and the surrounding areas have sustained, it could be hard for the Texans to host their regular season opener against the Jacksonvil...

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Cardinals deal Leake for shortstop hitting .217 in minors

Cardinals deal Leake for shortstop hitting .217 in minors

Ascanio, 21, was signed by the Mariners as an worldwide free agent in 2012 at age 16, and the slick-fielding infielder has compiled a career batting mark of.240 with 15 home runs and 158s RBI in 425 g...

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BCCI administrators restore Duleep Trophy

BCCI administrators restore Duleep Trophy

Earlier, the Duleep Trophy was postponed to the beginning of the next season in the wake of tight global calendar which will see India hosting 23 limited-overs matches from September to December. The ...

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Better Packages For Kyrie Irving Than The Boston Celtics Offer

Better Packages For Kyrie Irving Than The Boston Celtics Offer

Of course, that would really jeopardize the team's project while the Cavs would take a major quality bump for a season or two, but given the time and patience, Cleveland would have two of the most...

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Isaiah Thomas Breaks His Silence Regarding His Hip Injury

Isaiah Thomas Breaks His Silence Regarding His Hip Injury

That's exactly what you'd expect Thomas to say, especially in a contract year. Questions surrounding the severity of Thomas' hip injury have kept the Celtics and Cavaliers' trade agreement to ...

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Why Oxlade-Chamberlain will snub Chelsea for Liverpool revealed

Why Oxlade-Chamberlain will snub Chelsea for Liverpool revealed

Jurgen Klopp, manager of Liverpool , reacts as Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain of Arsenal controls the ball. Liverpool have previously been claimed not to be willing to match Chelsea's offer for th...

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Dejan Lovren rates Liverpool's front line: 'For me they are the best'

Dejan Lovren rates Liverpool's front line: 'For me they are the best'

They have pace and great quality. They caused Arsenal a lot of problems. "Blame us, shout at us, criticize us, but I'm also very disappointed about today's game", he wrote on Instagram. "It was a ...

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US Open Is Starting - What Can We Expect ?

US Open Is Starting - What Can We Expect ?

With the American men experiencing their longest U.S. Open title drought in the Open era, Venus Williams led the American charge into round two on Monday with a 6-3 3-6 6-2 win over Viktoria Kuzmov...

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Federer plays down back worries after US Open battle

Federer plays down back worries after US Open battle

In 2017, he is 36-3 with five titles, including the Australian Open and Wimbledon, where Federer won every set he played across seven matches while collecting his record eighth trophy at the All E...

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