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Spurs slip to Champions League defeat at Wembley

Erik Lamela of Spurs celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the UEFA Europa League Group J match between Tottenham Hotspur and AS Monaco at White Hart Lane on December 10, 2015 in London, United Kingdom. Tottenham Hotspur hero Glenn Hoddle is anxious the team will suffer in their "home" Champions League fixtures because they are forced to play away from White Hart Lane.

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May be hard convicting Tulsa cop of manslaughter

Family members and colleagues say Betty Jo Shelby, 42, was an engaged community member, a churchgoer and cool-headed enough to be tapped as a field-training officer even though she didn't join the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office until 2007 and the city's force until 2011.

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Phil Kessel was the most popular American at the World Cup

As for Thursday's game: The U.S. got down, Abdelkader scored, the Americans lost again. Training camps are opening around the National Hockey League with a little more elbow room than usual. Former Red Wing Valtteri Filppula was a minus-2 in 17:36. The Canadians have been playing so well, it really seems as if it is up to the opposition - it ended up being Russian Federation in Saturday night's semifinals - to figure out a way to beat them rather than the opposite.

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Pagenaud dominates Sonoma Grand Prix

Juan Pablo Montoya will start third in the #2 Verizon Team Penske Chevrolet, leaving Power, a three-time Sonoma race victor and five-time polesitter at the track , fourth in the #12 auto. "It has been a wild season", Power said. "We didn't get a win, but today, to finish 1-2-3, it's like a win for everyone". "So, I had to go and do those tests, and you're definitely better being safe than sorry", Power said.

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After spinners, Vijay-Pujara put India on top in Kanpur Test

Looking to continue with his policy of trying to negotiate spin off the back foot, the NZ captain was caught in tangle by a ripper from Ashwin that came in sharply from way outside the off-stump. On a cracked, rough third-day wicket, they broke the formidable second wicket stand before running over the rest of the Kiwis. The first to go was Latham, who was struck in front by an Ashwin delivery that went in with the arm.

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Man City player ratings: Sergio Aguero shines against Swansea

The opening goal arrived via some wonderfully incisive penalty-box play from Aguero in the ninth minute - his touch taking Bacary Sagna's low cross out of his feet and creating space to drive a finish through Lukasz Fabianski's legs. It's a pity. It's important for us. "For how he reacted it looks muscular but I'm not a doctor". With speculation intensifying daily about Guidolin's future, Swansea needed a bright start, and they had the ball in the net via Sigurdsson after just five minutes, ...

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Carl Edwards wins the pole at New Hampshire Motor Speedway

Johnsbury, Guidhall's Jeff Marshall, Ricky Roberts of Washington, Chris Riendeau of Ascutney, East Montpelier's Emily Packard, Springfield driver Brian Tarbell, and - just days after becoming a father - former NHMS top-five finisher Jimmy Hebert of Williamstown.

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Conte urges Chelsea to 'feel danger' after Liverpool loss

In an impressive away performance from Jurgen Klopp's side, a Dejan Lovren effort and an ultimately decisive long-range strike from Jordan Henderson saw them claim a two-goal lead after 36 minutes. We just have to do it every week, every three days". Klopp dismissed suggestions that his players may struggle to sustain this level of rhythm. "He had an injury in his ankle and I don't know exactly the time that he will take to recover".

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Liverpool run riot to thrash 10-man Hull with James Milner brace

Joel Matip headed over and Coutinho completely fluffed his kick five yards out allowing Ahmed Elmohamady to clear off the line, but that set the tone for a brilliant 19-minute spell in which Liverpool were nearly unplayable. However, he made no mistake nine minutes before the interval as his low right-foot shot from the edge of the area left Marshall rooted to the spot.

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Cam Newton Finally Gets Real About Racism, The Burden Of Oppression

The protests followed Tuesday's fatal shooting by police of an African-American man, Keith Lamont Scott, outside an apartment complex near the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Panthers tight end Greg Olsen pulled his children out of school early Thursday in the SouthPark area when he caught wind of a potential protest there.

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Wells Fargo CEO quits role as adviser to Federal Reserve

Thomas Curry, the Comptroller of the Currency, said in prepared testimony that his agency is considering action against individual Wells Fargo executives. Stumpf said later, "I apologize to all of the American people and our customers and I will make it right". On Tuesday, Stumpf testified before a Senate panel about the changes the bank has made since 2011 to stop the activity, including lowering sales targets, more rigorous training for employees and creating a new alert system that ...

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Kevin Garnett To Announce Retirement After 21 Seasons

If this is the end for Garnett's NBA career, he will retire as 15-time NBA All-Star, a league MVP, and an NBA Champion. After returning to the Timberwolves via trade in February 2015, Garnett signed a two-year contract extension last summer that was set to expire after the 2016-17 season before his buyout.

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Do the Buffalo Bills still have a chance at making the playoffs?

Guard Evan Mathis made a surprise return to the Cardinals' lineup last week after sustaining a mid-foot sprain against the New England Patriots in Week 1. "Anytime you can get to the quarterback fast, it's easier on the secondary", corner Stephon Gilmore said. It's just a check down for Palmer but Johnson picks up close to 16 yards on the play.

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Jose Mourinho: My relationship with Arsene Wenger is civilized

And when asked whether he could see himself at Chelsea for as long as his Arsenal counterpart, Conte said: "Yes, I would like this because I think when you do this then you can organise your work". We may have beaten them in the Community Shield, when Wenger finally got the better of his fierce rival Jose Mourinho, but we have not won one of the last nine Premier League meetings and that needs to change.

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Why didn't Josh Norman trail Antonio Brown?

The run defense was nonexistent, as DeAngelo Williams replaced the suspended Le'Veon Bell and gained 143 yards while scoring two touchdowns. "They took us behnd the woodshed", Norman said. Roethlisberger and Brown have connected on 500 passes in their careers, and some things they run, particularly by the sideline, are hard for any corner to cover.

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Arsene Wenger shrugs off claim Jose Mourinho wanted to 'break his face'

Never. I'm more constructive and I can not comment on that because I'm focused on tomorrow's game and the way we want to play football. "In the team and the squad we have three central defenders", the Chelsea boss added. "In the second game we deserved the red card [Per Mertesacker for bringing down Costa], because we were caught on a quality run from him". The former Arsenal star lifted the trophy twice during his time in north London , including in the 2003-2004 season - the ...

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Gators plan a disciplined approach against Vols QB

The last time GameDay visited Knoxville, the Vols took on Florida in 2012 where the Gators won that game 37-20. Each of the last two seasons, Florida has come from behind in the fourth quarter to beat Tennessee by a single point.

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Can the Vikings win the division without Peterson?

In a statement after Peterson's surgery Thursday, the team said there were "no additional injuries or issues noted in or surrounding the knee joint during the surgical procedure". I think we've got a lot of unselfish guys that go out there and don't worry about the accolades of it and concentrate and focus on the job that they have to do it for the group as a whole to be successful.

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Johnson in control at East Lake

Top-ranked Jason Day has withdrawn from the tournament with back pain, handing the points-based player of the year honors to Johnson. The Queenslander suffered an annulus ligament tear in a disc in his back at the BMW Championship less than two weeks ago but attempted to chase the season-long title this week.

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Terry ruled out of Arsenal clash

Luiz was criticised for his performance in some quarters, with suggestions Chelsea may not have lost if Terry had played, with the Blues vulnerable to crosses and set pieces. "We win and lose as a team". "We know we face a good team". I hope I can be with the team on Saturday [against Arsenal ]. "It means we must work together to improve the defensive situation", Conte added.

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Rooney on bench for Leicester game

Leicester scored a brilliant consolation via the right boot of Damarai Gray on the hour but that was never going to alter the course of the match . Although Mourinho said Rooney was "happy" after the game, it is hard to see how England's record scorer, who came on as a late substitute , will force his way back into the starting lineup.

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Patriots QB Brissett suffered injured thumb

Third stringer, Brissett got his first National Football League start following backup Jimmy Garoppolo's shoulder injury last week against Miami. As if winning the AFC East for 13 of the past 14 years wasn't demoralizing enough, the Patriots' 27-0 rout of the Texans on Thursday had to be another painful Bill Belichick dagger to the gut for the Jets and the rest of the division.

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Chaffetz questions executive pay, EpiPen profits

Bresch's prepared testimony was released by the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee ahead of her September 21 appearance before the panel. She also indicated Mylan has no plan to lower its price for EpiPens. During her testimony, Bresch pointed out the measures that Mylan has recently taken to address public outrage over its price increases: namely, introducing a generic version of their own drug at a cost of $300, half the current retail cost - a move that she called ...

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Toure's agent hits out again

Guardiola's request for an apology fell on deaf ears, leading to yet more freaky comments from Seluk, who is known for his lack of professionalism and self-control. "Already (clubs in) United States, China invite Yaya but I think Yaya will play in Europe more years ". Mourinho previously stated his high regard for the player back in 2012, when in charge at Real Madrid and faced-off against the Citizens in the Champions League.

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Houston Texans get revenge on Kansas City Chiefs

Watt had back surgery in July that kept him out of camp and all four preseason games. Osweiler is 12-of-22 at halftime with 155 yards and one touchdown. We had a couple interceptions, but overall I think we won the turnover battle basically. All these things led to points. Peters rolled up seven total stops, knocked down a game-high four passes and picked off Houston quarterback Brock Osweiler twice (once in the end zone) to keep his club in the game.

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Here's everyone I blame for the Dallas Cowboys first loss of 2016

Jason Garrett is not anxious about the team's mindset after the 20-19 loss to the Giants or the glutton of losses the last two seasons. This has been the best situation the Cowboys have been in at quarterback during an extended period wihout Romo and they can not squander it via poor red-zone showings, poor field and clock awareness (ahem, Williams) and play calls that don't serve Prescott's best interests.

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After slow start, offense clicks and carries Steelers past Redskins in opener

Steelers running back DeAngelo Williams ran for 143 yards and two touchdowns on 26 carries while filling in for the suspended Le'Veon Bell. Steelers coach, Mike Tomlin explained how his team wanted to honor their teammate, Alejandro Villanueva, former U.S.

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Networks ignore Clinton Foundation conflict-of-interest issues in 95% of coverage

US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton , however, will miss the Clinton Foundation's Global Initiative ( CGI ) event, it has emerged. As the conference arm of Hillary and Bill Clinton's non-profit organization for the last 12 years, CGI has convened world leaders - with the aid of corporate sponsors - to find solutions for big issues like climate change and educating girls.

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Barca thrashing, a learning curve for Celtic - Rodgers

It's a good welcome to the Champions League. Barcelona star Neymar Jr has revealed that the established relationship between him, Messi and Suarez have helped in their communication and telepathic understanding. " There can be no embarrassment because they have done it to better teams than us". Celtic did have the ball in the net before the break through Sinclair after a weak Kieran Tierney shot got caught under his feet, but he had strayed offside and that was as close as the ...

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Surgery over, rehab begins for Vikings RB Peterson

It could be three or four weeks. Also, suspended receiver Josh Gordon had an arrest warrant issued against him in a paternity case. The Cuyahoga County prosecutor's office in OH has confirmed that Gordon has not address several subpoenas and that a judge issued the warrant last month.

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Panthers, NFL Monitoring Protests in Advance of Sunday Game Against Vikings

Conversely, the Panthers organization is also said to be considering adding an increased police presence at the Carolina-hosted game. Over the last two nights, Charlotte has been rocked by protests after a civilian was shot and killed by a police officer.

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Yaya Toure's Manchester City career is over unless he apologises - Guardiola

The Spaniard hit back at Seluk saying that until Seluk apologises, Toure will not be selected. I live in a democratic country and I can say what I want. But the day after his [agent] spoke, and from that moment, Yaya is out. "Go to the media and apologise to Manchester City - the first one - the second one his team-mates and, after, the trainer".

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Did Gabriel Ynoa do enough to earn another start for the Mets?

If and when he does, the Minnesota Twins will have to start turning his timely homers into actual victories. Gabriel Ynoa yielded one run in 4 2/3 innings and struck out eight Sunday in the Mets' 3-2 victory over the Twins . He had a lot of arm strength and was making a lot of good pitches. "You've got to have guys that when they get the opportunity come through, " Mets manager Terry Collins said.

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Michigan State vs. Notre Dame: Point Spread, Total & Prediction

In the run-up to this week's game, the Chicago Tribune asked him about it, and he told them in no uncertain terms that he does not regret it . The Spartans piled up 501 yards of total offense and prompted a social media controversy over a fan's comment calling for the firing of Irish defensive coordinator Brian Van Gorder.


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