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House approves delay in overtime rule implementation

A bill cosponsored by Representative Steve Knight (CA-25) that would buy time for small businesses and other entities to comply with an impending federal regulation passed the House of Representatives Wednesday night. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and other business groups and 21 states recently filed a pair of lawsuits challenging the rule. The White House said Tuesday that President Barack Obama would veto Walberg's bill.

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Bhutan, Bangladesh, and Afghanistan boycott Saarc meet

While India's Ministry of External Affairs made public its intent to boycott the Islamabad Summit on Tuesday, the other three member states confirmed on Wednesday that they will not participate in the Summit. The eight members regional grouping was now equally split for and against India's position to pull out from the summit. A spokesman for Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said Afghanistan, which frequently accuses Pakistan of harbouring and supporting Taliban insurgents, would not take ...

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Rory McIlroy: FedEx Cup triumph marks accomplishment of long-standing career goal

Rory McIlroy snatched the FedExCup title and the $10m bonus with a dramatic play-off victory at the Tour Championship. The US will bid to end a dominant run by the Europeans, who have won three consecutive Ryder Cups and eight of the last 10, when the three-day competition starts Friday at Hazeltine National.

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Indian opener Lokesh Rahul to miss remaining tests against New Zealand

Gambhir last played an global Test match in 2014. In Ishant's absence, uncapped Haryana player, offspinner Jayant Yadav is expected to play. An off-spinner replacing a pacer, especially when the team is packed with three frontline spinners in Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja and Amit Mishra defies logic.

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Duvall's single lifts Reds to 2-1 win over Cardinals

The Giants routed Colorado 12-3. Carpenter scored for a 4-3 win and to put the Red Birds a half game behind of the Giants for the second wild card. Rookie Aledmys Diaz had the lone run for the Cardinals on Matt Adams ground out double play.

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Dustin leads Tour Championship, Day WDs

Johnson made three birdies in his final seven holes but also carded two bogeys and a double-bogey 6 on the penultimate hole during that time to fall back to the field. "I'm never going to be upset with that". Chappell followed Rory onto the 16th and made birdie to extend his lead to 2, but dropped a shot on the 17th, with Moore joining him on -12.

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N. Korea Soldier Walks Across DMZ to Defect

A private golf course in the country's southeast region was chosen as the new site for an advanced USA missile defense system to be deployed by the end of next year to help cope with North Korean threats, South Korean military officials said Friday.

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Allardyce resigns as England football manager

If you are going to say to strangers, these are ways to get around the FA's rules on player transfers, as the England manager, you're in trouble. Tracey Crouch , Britain's sports minister said the allegations were "very concerning". Former England manager Sam Allardyce speaks for the first time since losing the job. Once the dust has settled on an episode that provides much personal humiliation for him, will one of English football's most durable managerial figures ever contemplate ...

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Wenger flattered by England link

The winger has scored five goals in all competitions this season after finally deciding he was fine about being a winger; on Wednesday night both his goals against Basle were set up by Sanchez, playing as a striker. "He is getting stronger in every game". "We knew the first half would be very hard and that Arsenal would create a lot of pressure", he said . Wenger was impressed but was just unhappy they had not scored more than the two goals.

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Man United: Mourinho believes United are still learning

Then the game is the game and there are many things not in your control, that's why football is so lovely and so loved. "I think when we start the game like that, you can see everyone is on the front foot and you can see the urgency". The outspoken Portuguese tactician was speaking to journalists after the morale-boosting win over the Foxes after a awful week that saw them lose three games in a row.

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Wayne Rooney dropped again for Manchester United's Europa League tie

We started the game with a very good team and I had on the bench also players to give me solutions for everything. I guess they will be a very physical side but we know we have to win as, when we are playing away in Ukraine, the conditions will be very hard.

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RYDER CUP '16: Facts and figures for the 41st edition

That was never, never in doubt". Rose and Stenson finished 1-2 at the Olympics last month. It is all great Ryder Cup fodder , the bookmakers favouring the home team and the USA's 12 men having won two more majors between them than their opponents.

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Atletico hands Bayern another Champions League loss in Spain

The Bundesliga title-holders had won all eight of their matches so far this season before Wednesday, but a solitary strike from Yannick Ferreira Carrasco sealed a deserved win for the home side at the Vicente Calderon. Atletico remained unbeaten in the group and they are presently at the top of the table. Kickoff is set for 2:45 PM ET so be ready to watch one of the best games in the year.

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De Boer blasts Inter for lack of focus

Schalke beat Salzburg 3-1 with goals from Leon Goretzka and Naldo either side of Duje Caleta-Car's own goal. "They were very well organized defensively as we expected". Each game has its own importance, against Sparta Prague it won't be easy and we mustn't repeat the mistakes of Lazio, who were eliminated by the Czechs last season.

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Marc Albrighton eyes latter stages after Leicester's fine Champions League start

Coach Mauricio Pochettino criticised his players' outlook following that defeat, but was full of praise after the win made it four victories in a row since then. Having struggled in their Premier League campaign so far after an indifferent start, their back to basics approach in the Champions League appears to be guiding them towards progressing from the group stages.

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Rose and Stenson to lead off for holders Europe

Whereas for these guys I'd say pressure for them is actually playing for other people. "We kind of knew what he (Clarke) was going to do with that first group and guessed a little bit on the rest of them", said Love. Woosnam never lost a Ryder Cup contest, winning eight as a player and one as captain in 2006. Twice major victor Martin Kaymer has urged Europe's six Ryder Cup rookies to soak up the unique atmosphere of the competition, stay calm and "enjoy the unbelievable life ...

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Heckling fan has last laugh on European quartet

A fan at the Ryder Cup , who was heckling the European team during their practice round - where the team was struggling on the green - was given that challenge Thursday. "My idea was just to announce the players who were on the team - boom, boom, boom", said Azinger. It will be the fifth straight Ryder Cup that Westwood has played with a rookie.

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Real Madrid star discloses all truth about Ronaldo-vs-Zidane scandal

Ronaldo would go over to the bench to celebrate the goal with his Portuguese teammates Pepe and Fabio Coentrao, before a high-five with Zinedine Zidane was exchanged, suggesting the alleged tension between the two was a thing of the past, after the Portugal worldwide was substituted in the 2-2 draw against Las Palmas on Saturday.

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Conte demands better attitude from Chelsea

It was Arsenal's first win over Chelsea in the league since October 2011 and it saw them climb to third place in the Premier League table, while Antonio Conte's beaten visitors slipped to eighth. "We came to win the match but we made mistakes, for the first goal, another for the second and then before we knew it we were already 3-0 down". "It's one of the best performances in recent years".

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Conor McGregor Will Fight Eddie Alvarez For Lightweight Belt At UFC 205

That win avenged a second-round submission defeat to the Stockton, Calif., native at UFC 196 in March, McGregor's first setback in the Octagon. " This card has three world title fights and is the best card in UFC history ". McGregor (20-3) is a wildly popular Irish brawler who has become the UFC's biggest active star over the past two years with a series of gritty fights and a loquacious promotional style.

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Chris Coleman wants life bans for corruption

The Welshman picked up the injury on the opening day of the Premier League season, and has not featured for his side since. Wales managed to secure a 4-0 win without him to top their group but Coleman was looking to recall him after another injury.

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LSU parts ways with Les Miles

I just think college football doesn't need to do these kinds of things. LSU could be forced to wait on the coaches at the top of its wish list if schools such as Texas and Southern California enter the market. The path to championships at LSU now goes through arguably the greatest dynasty ever in college football. "It caught me by surprise", Etling said.

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Mata: United better at set pieces this season

Regardless of the situation, whether he is on the bench or playing, he is always the same character and that is why he is England's main man and our main man. "It was a very good performance and result". Manchester United legend Gary Neville says Paul Pogba and Ander Herrera need to prove themselves against bigger teams.

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Wales Manager Chris Coleman 'Gutted' For Sam Allardyce

Southgate has been given the responsibility of leading England through their four remaining games this year. Bryan Robson believes Gareth Southgate can make the England job his own with wins in his four games in charge. I was with him at Southampton. Southgate has taken over as interim manager following the sensational end of Sam Allardyce's 67-day spell at the helm.

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India opt to bat against New Zealand in Kolkata

The visitors had their moments in the first Test and, at one stage, appeared set for a significant first innings lead after skipper Kane Williamson and Tom Latham put together a 124-run partnership. Once it's in place and up and running then we can think of the grey areas. The important thing here is how much you can control your emotions. We feel that we are skilled enough to tackle any plans they (New Zealand) come up with.If we pre-plan things, then it might be hard to switch back to ...

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Stars can shine to finally earn US their Ryder Cup stripes

We want three or four or five Ryder Cups. "Squeezed into their cargo shorts and boating shoes, they'll bellow "get in the hole" whilst high-fiving all the other members of the Dentists' Big Game Hunt Society". team struggled to the finish. "So he calls me and he says, 'I have to make some really tough phone calls today.' In my mind I was like, 'Damn it, I didn't make it'".

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England's James Anderson to Miss Bangladesh Tour Due to Injury

England play three one-day internationals against the Tigers starting in Mirpur on the 7th October, before playing two test matches which begin in Chittagong starting on 20th October. "Middlesex s Steven Finn is added to the ODI squad". Wood was named in both squads while Lancashire's Anderson, 34, was due to play only in the Tests.

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Mickelson just can't help himself with trash talk

NBC and The Golf Channel will provide live coverage in the United States from 6am CST. Who is competing in the Ryder Cup? Players and the host country's fans thoroughly enjoyed themselves, to the extent that Team Europe personnel complained about bad sportsmanship.

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Colts come back to beat the Chargers

Ever heard that one? "He has become an unbelievable player and a great pro". Cincinnati offensive lineman Kevin Zeitler helped Jeremy Hill rush for 97 yards and two touchdowns in a 29-17 loss to Denver. 25, 2016, in Indianapolis . It seems like radio announcer Bob Lamey got a little too excited for his team's win and said something he probably regretted this morning.

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Detroit Lions open as narrow favorite over Chicago Bears

Packers in Week 3 of the 2016 National Football League regular season takes place on Sunday afternoon at 1:00 PM ET gets underway at Lambeau Field. That's the second-most in franchise history through three games, and the rate of 313 yards per game would be the franchise-worst over a full season.

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Sydney Swans recall pair for AFL grand final

The stage is set for what should be a classic AFL Grand Final on Saturday October 1 , when the Sydney Swans take on the Western Bulldogs in the battle for the premiership cup. A lot of guys who are in the team have done that, one or two years in the reserves. He was even more confident about Mills, who suffered a minor hamstring tear in Sydney's qualifying final loss to GWS and will be coming into the grand final off a 21-day recovery - the absolute minimum for a routine hamstring strain.

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India one win away from reclaiming Test top spot

Kohli said sometimes the batting order was followed but it is not necessary that people who have not batted for long during the nets, won't play. Jayant is likely to be on stand-by if the corn proves too painful for Ashwin to play in Kolkata , but India's coach Anil Kumble said all 15 players were available for selection.

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Mickelson: US will be prepared

So he's talking about Hal Sutton? "Instead, I'm taking four or five hours, and I'm out trying to learn another ball to allow us to play our best". "When you look back on what the difference is, when players are put in a position to succeed, more often than not they tend to succeed", Mickelson said.

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Westwood sends subtle jab at American task force

The former has won a mammoth 23.5 Ryder Cup points in nine appearances, winning his only campaign as captain. "Well, he's a team player, and if that's what needed to be done at the time, I'm sure he'd make sure it gets done", Holmes said.

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Dustin Johnson's late blip gives Rory McIlroy hope in Tour Championship

A spectacular eagle two on the 16th in the final round of the Tour Championship galvanised McIlroy's challenge for the FedEx Cup's $10 million bonus jackpot and that moment of magic was sufficient to earn him a late shot at the megabucks payday as he went into a three-way play-off with Kevin Chappell and Ryan Moore.


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