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Sports Forget Delivering Aid, Trump Doesn't Even Know Where Puerto Rico Is
Author: 0 Forget Delivering Aid, Trump Doesn't Even Know Where Puerto Rico Is

President Trump on Tuesday lamented that Puerto Rico had been "destroyed" by Hurricane Maria but insisted that his administration is doing an "amazing job" in helping the USA territory recover. Trump in a press conference Tuesday argued that he was not "preoccupied" with the National Football League controversy, even while he still insisted it was "a very important situation".

Sports Dolphins inform Lawrence Timmons he'll be active Sunday
Author: 0 Dolphins inform Lawrence Timmons he'll be active Sunday

Timmons, who reportedly went AWOL a week ago Sunday ahead of the Dolphins road game against the Los Angeles Chargers , had has his streak of 101 consecutive games started snapped in Week 2 after the incident and was placed on the Dolphins Reserve/Suspended list a week ago today.

Sports LeBron on Unifying People at Cavs Media Day
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This wasn't media day, this was his day. James called the presidency the most powerful position in the world and said Mr. Trump doesn't "understand the power that he has to lead this attractive country". He has insisted the controversy is not about race - but for many Americans it about little else, with both the sport and the country divided over the president's stance.

Sports Yonkers police officer shot in the face released from hospital
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Neighbors were devastated to learn of the point-blank shooting of a Yonkers police officer Monday. 'Can we please [expletive] get some units here'. "We don't know what he was thinking at the time", Gardner said of the shooter. One suspect was wounded. Another person in the vehicle was taken into custody at the scene. "Kayla Maher is in the hospital and she is recovering from her injuries", Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano said at a press conference early Tuesday.

Sports 36 traumatised Dutch tourists leave SA after robbery
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Australia came in fourth at 9‚887 (6.5%); India was fifth with 8‚874 (5.8%); France took the sixth position with 7‚491 (4.9%); China came seventh with 6‚019 (4%) seventh; Brazil came in eighth with 5‚710 (3.8%); The Netherlands ninth with 4‚994 (3.3%) and Canada took the 10 position with 3‚493 (2.3%).

Sports Morata scores hat-trick as Chelsea thump Stoke
Author: 0 Morata scores hat-trick as Chelsea thump Stoke

Costa, a key figure in Chelsea's two Premier League title wins in last three seasons, appeared to have sealed his inevitable exit from Chelsea after they agreed to sell the 28-year-old back to Atletico Madrid . "It means you'd be open to have this type of person with your daughter, to marry your daughter". Because of such politeness, Morata is missing that darker edge required by forwards.

Sports Mourinho plotting £88m move for Antoine Griezmann next summer
Author: 0 Mourinho plotting £88m move for Antoine Griezmann next summer

Such a fee is unlikely to deter United, with Jose Mourinho believed to be keen to resurrect a deal for the player at the end of the season. Jose Mourinho attempted to address the issue this summer, but his protracted interest in the Frenchman was halted when the player pledged his allegiance to Atletico due to their transfer ban.

Sports Lynx Survive Sparks Rally to Even 2017 WNBA Finals at 1-1
Author: 0 Lynx Survive Sparks Rally to Even 2017 WNBA Finals at 1-1

The momentum was short-lived, though, as Fowles spearheaded the Lynx's balanced attack with a double-double before intermission on the way to a 45-26 halftime lead. She faced a big challenge this season, suffering a broken left (nonshooting) hand on August 2 and missing the rest of the regular season. She returned during Minnesota's semifinal series against the Washington Mystics.

Sports Cowboys kneel before national anthem against Arizona
Author: 0 Cowboys kneel before national anthem against Arizona

What have the owners said? Jones, who has been outspoken about his feeling that the national anthem should be reserved for respect of the flag, was on a knee with his players before the singing of the national anthem. "It's definitely not who I am for this team", said Elliott. "I've been in locker rooms for 25 years and some of the most reputable men I've ever met wear that uniform".

Sports Conte: Morata will marry my daughter
Author: 0 Conte: Morata will marry my daughter

Stoke remain 15th after a fifth game in all competitions without victory. Chelsea will be without centre-back David Luiz who is suspended after being sent off against Arsenal, although the Brazilian's return will not be further delayed by the wrist fracture he picked up in that game.

Sports Emery hints at PSG penalty rotation
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I have good memories coming back", said the Italian, whose side beat Anderlecht 3-0 last time out but have come in for criticism for their performances recently. PSG crushed Celtic 5-0 in their opening Champions League group-stage encounter and Saturday's draw at Montpellier was the first time they failed to win all season.

Author: 0 Morata showing Chelsea were right to trust him with filling Costa's boots

Conte who has led his side to three wins, a draw and a defeat so far this season is wary of the threat Stoke City poses to his side after their win over Arsenal and their draw against Manchester United . Chelsea is in the fight for the title and it's the thing that we want'. We were very much in the game until we lost another centre-back - Bruno Martins Indi -that's our whole senior contingent of centre-backs missing through injuries now.

Sports Tottenham star Kane 'proud' after flawless Champions League hat-trick against APOEL
Author: 0 Tottenham star Kane 'proud' after flawless Champions League hat-trick against APOEL

Forward Heung-Min Son went close inside the first five minutes before Spurs remained calm as APOEL's Igor de Camargo rattled the bar in the 20th minute. "I think we have a very strong squad to try to win the game tomorrow". A three-game unbeaten run came to an abrupt and hugely disappointing end at the weekend when they failed to claw back a two-goal deficit against ten-men Tottenham .

Sports Diego Costa: Chelsea will always have a special place in my heart
Author: 0 Diego Costa: Chelsea will always have a special place in my heart

While Chelsea missed out on a potential £10m, they probably would have preferred to sell to a foreign club anyway. The Italian was asked about the breakdown in relations with Costa, but met the question with a firm rebuttal. Chelsea have a busy schedule next week, starting with Wednesday's trip to Atletico in the Champions League before hosting league leaders Manchester City three days later.

Sports Costa watches as Atletico beats Sevilla to go 2nd in Spain
Author: 0 Costa watches as Atletico beats Sevilla to go 2nd in Spain

Heck, he is a player who underwent the mythical horse placenta treatment just to try to be fit for a Champions League final. Chelsea pledged to take "the strongest possible action" against any supporters identified singing the song, and after the Stoke match both Conte and a club spokesman expressed their gratitude to their fans for changing the words.

Sports Harry Kane says he is not intimidated by Ronaldo and Messi
Author: 0 Harry Kane says he is not intimidated by Ronaldo and Messi

And Pochettino thinks Kane is up there with Ronaldo, if not better. "With social media these days, it's hard to stay away from the stats", Kane is quoted on ESPN FC. To do that you have to stay up with the best. Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have set records for scoring goals. Kane was in excellent form on Tuesday night as his hat-trick sealed a 3-0 away victory over APOEL Nicosia.

Sports Stoke City v Chelsea
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The Spaniard, who Chelsea splashed big money to sign from Real Madrid in the summer transfer window, grabbed his first Blues hat-trick in a 4-0 win over Stoke City on Saturday. "As you said before they beat Arsenal and drew against United, it means they are a very good team", Conte said. 'The Premier League is not easy for the striker.

Author: 0 Diego Costa has officially completed move away from Chelsea

Chelsea remain three points behind leaders Manchester City , who they play at Stamford Bridge in what could be one of the season's formative games next Saturday. The summer transfer window came and went without any movement, with Costa forced to take matters into his own stands as he went AWOL in Brazil and accused Chelsea of treating him like "a criminal".

Sports No. 2 Halep latest big name to fall in Wuhan
Author: 0 No. 2 Halep latest big name to fall in Wuhan

The Romanian, who is now ranked second in the world, seemed to be in control early on as she broke her opponent, but Kasatkina dominated the contest after Halep's fast start. At least Halep knows that her place in next month's WTA Finals is secure. In other matches, Karolina Pliskova triumphed over China's second-ranked player Zhang Shuai in three sets.