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Horror in Haiti as hurricane death toll surges to 842

Officials said in a news release Saturday that roads and drainage ditches in the county and Fayetteville are filling with water, making driving treacherous. Hurricane Matthew continues to cause problems for travelers, with 4,500 flights cancelled so far between Wednesday and Sunday, according to tracking service FlightAware.

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United outspent City before Pogba, Mourinho and Ibrahimovic arrived

He had earlier dismissed the importance of statistics, pointing out that United had won 1-0 at Anfield under his predecessor Louis van Gaal last season despite being largely outplayed. Physically wise they are a little better than we are. The other aspect of last night's match from and Arsenal point of view is, of course, what we can expect when coming up against United and that is set to haoppen straight after the next worldwide break.

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Lions sack previously unbeaten Eagles

Detroit scored on it's first three possessions, taking a 21-10 lead into the half. He finished 19-25, for 180 yards and 3 touchdowns. There were a lot of issues for the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday, but their quarterback was not one of them.

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Cubs rally to top Giants, advance to NLCS

Games 1 and 2 of the National League Championship Series will be played at Wrigley Field this weekend. The Giants, meanwhile, manufactured five runs against starting pitcher John Lackey and reliever Justin Grimm with a pair of sacrifice flies, a fielder's choice and two run-scoring singles.

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Indians' Trevor Bauer's sliced finger turns into a bloody mess

The Indians entered Game 3 of the best-of-seven-series leading two games to none. Not every team can force their team cross national borders, but circumstances have allowed the Toronto Blue Jays to do just that. The hit scored Carlos Santana , who led off with a walk. The 421-foot blast was Kipnis' second homer of the postseason and first of the ALCS. The website places the Blue Jays at a three per cent chance of bringing the World Series banner north of the border for the first time in 23 ...

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Chip Kelly doesn't care if Rex Ryan knows Colin Kaepernick will start

Keeping Kaepernick upright is one of many significant storylines for the 49ers offense in Week 6. And while the anthem protest isn't going away now that Kaepernick is the starting quarterback for the 49ers again, it's negative effects on Kaepernick's possible free agency (don't be naive, no matter where you stand on Kaepernick's protest, National Football League teams were not going to expose themselves to that level of outside scrutiny) can't be glossed over.

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Florida game will be played November 19 in Baton Rouge, not Gainesville

Dodging the game? Wow. For a few days, the status of the game was up in the air and it was unclear if it would even be made up. Florida's buyout for the canceled Presbyterian game was $500,000, while LSU's for South Alabama was $1.5 million.

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Wrigley Field: An Image From World Series 1935

The Blue Jays took two in row, capped by Joe Carters game-ending homer in 1993 against Phillies reliever Mitch Williams. "They all made pitches against some really good hitters". But the Cubs upgraded a 97-win team in all phases of the game, not overreacting to that four-game sample against the Mets as much as reinforcing what they already knew.

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Nationals rip Dodgers to grab Major League Baseball playoff series edge

LOS ANGELES - Jayson Werth always wanted to hit a home run out of Dodger Stadium when he played two seasons in the venerable ballpark. The Dodgers took a 1-0 series lead on Friday in Washington with a 4-3 win as Clayton Kershaw got the win while going five innings.

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NFL Week 6 Score: Chargers 21, Broncos 13

A few play calls such as putting your best pass-rusher (Melvin Ingram) in coverage along with playing soft (prevent defense) at certain times will irk you, but the defense is on the rise. Denver got a 46-yard field goal from Brandon McManus with 27 seconds left to make it 21-13, then recovered an onside kick but couldn't score again.

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Radwanska Beats Break-Out Star Konta for China Open Trophy

The Scot - who is coming to the end of a career best season - was forced into a tense 20-point tie break in the first set by his 21-year-old compatriot. If she reaches the final tomorrow, she will break the top 10 when the new rankings are released on Monday. The British number one enjoyed a fine run in Beijing by making it all the way, earning a place in the world's top 10 in the process.

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Republican voters frown on party establishment's criticism of Donald Trump

Republican and independent voters who are turned off by Trump may stay home on election day rather than showing up just to help congressional candidates, Reeher said. Some House conservatives have called on GOP leaders to move the date for leadership elections later, saying they don't want to vote for re-electing Ryan until they evaluate how he handles year-end spending negotiations.

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Jo-Wilfried Tsonga wins in Shanghai on injury comeback

Next for Novak will be either Grigor Dimitrov or Vasek Pospisil who will play tomorrow. Djokovic is naturally rated the favourite to boost his rankings with the 1,000 points on offer, but his odds are certainly more generous than usual at a top price of 13/8 amid doubts over motivation and fitness.

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West Ham goalie Adrian tweets his appreciation of Joe Hart's England display

His save from Jasmin Kurtic's header in the second half will certainly go down as one of the best in a long time. Rooney, who started on the bench in Tuesday's draw with Slovenia in Ljubljana , came on as 73rd-minute substitute but couldn't help his three lions teammates to all three points, on a frustrating night for England .

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Murray wins 6th title of dominant season at Shanghai Masters

Andy Murray could soon become world number one for the first time in his career after winning the Shanghai Rolex Masters yesterday (October 16th). The Scot let three set points slip when serving at 5-4 in the opener, but hit back to take the tie-break 7-1 before racing through the second set to win in just 97 minutes.

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Julian Assange, WikiLeaks Head, Says Ecuador Turned Off His Internet

WikiLeaks later said that the state party in question was Ecuador, the same country that granted Assange asylum at its London embassy in August 2012 under the looming threat of a United States espionage investigation over WikiLeaks' publication of classified USA government documents.

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Shackles off Trump as he sets on GOP

Earlier in the day, he launched a salvo of tweets at House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), calling him "weak and ineffective" after the congressman announced that he would no longer defend the magnate or campaign with him. The head of the Republican National Committee has stuck by the GOP nominee, citing full coordination with Trump's embattled campaign. Trump dispensed with his Twitter attacks during a light day on the campaign trail.

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ALDS defeat could be blessing in disguise for young Red Sox

President of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski made the announcement on Tuesday, a day after the club was swept out of the playoffs by the Cleveland Indians. The Red Sox designated hitter went 1 for 9 in the series, collecting a sacrifice fly in Game 3 before walking on four pitches in his final plate appearance.

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Cardinals roll past listless Jets 28-3

PHOENIX, AZ- The Jets' season continues to head south after a 28-3 loss to the Arizona Cardinals. "As an offense we are just not consistent right now and the offense goes as the quarterback goes", Fitzpatrick said . The ninth drive with Fitzpatrick under center ended in an interception. He passed for just 174 yards and was intercepted by D.J. Marshall later blamed himself for the interception, saying he ran the wrong route.

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Bears vs. Packers 2016: Chicago's odds better at Lambeau Field

Little did we know this "slump' would become the norm over a year later. We have people that were here in the past that were a part of that", McCarthy said . Prescott's National Football League record streak for a quarterback at the start of his career without an interception ended at 176 attempts. The 23-year-old's latest achievement includes breaking the record previously held by Tom Brady for pass completions without an interception now pegged at 176, SB Nation reported.

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ARSENAL, Wenger: "Ozil wants to stay here"

Francis Coquelin could come back into the starting side on Wednesday after featuring as a substitute against Swansea following the knee injury he suffered in last month's win over London rivals Chelsea. Theo Walcott was all-but gifted a brace to put Arsenal in charge but Granit Xhaka, who would later be sent off by referee Jon Moss, handed possession to Gylfi Sigurdsson to bring Bradley's side back into the game.

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Goldberg Returns to WWE, Accepts Brock Lesnar's Challenge: 'You're Next … You're Last!'

As WWE has done with Ultimate Warrior and Sting over the last few years, it has made Goldberg a playable character in pre-order editions for its new WWE 2K17 video game. He damn near sweats through that leather jacket, and that towel out of nowhere can only do so much. Going around the world promoting the video game gave me that opportunity.

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Ryan Fitzpatrick benched for Geno Smith in MNF loss

The Jets found no relief even after Bowles pulled Fitzpatrick in favour of Geno Smith with 8:40 remaining in the game. "(In baseball) If a starting pitcher isn't doing it in this game, this day, you put in a relief pitcher". "He barely had time to throw". "There were probably four occasions where I could've made a better play". "As a competitor, I want to play at all times", Smith said.

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Tour will scale all of France's mountains

In the 104th Tour, it is just 23km. 'That's something I'm not anxious about at all, ' said the Briton, who revealed he is about to returning to training on the bike after holidaying with his family over recent weeks. "There's plenty of scope for damage every single day". "This route is better suited to my style than previous years". LAST BUT NOT LEAST: The 23-kilometre (14-mile) time trial in the Mediterranean port city of Marseille on the penultimate stage 20 should settle overall rider ...

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Pjanic backs under-fire Buffon to 'prove he's number one'

We're capable of huge things - said Lyon's captain Maxime Gonalons. However, fans will still be able to watch the match by watching on ESPN 3 or Fox Soccer 2 Go , which is a subscription-based service, while ESPN 3 is a free service. "We have to be careful with him, but I'm certain he will benefit from this experience with the first team". After winning their opening group-stage match against Dinamo, Lyon were then beaten by Sevilla, and have struggled to string together positive ...

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Ronaldo wants Coutinho at Real

Real Madrid legend Ronaldo has spoken of his desire to see Liverpool star Philippe Coutinho move to the Bernabeu, during a live interview with Onda Cero's "El Transistor" radio show . "We have to respect them". Hernandez spent the 2013/2014 season on loan with Madrid, scoring nine goals from 33 appearances. The striker had issues related to fitness and form towards the end of his time in Madrid.

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Mickelson chasing Wagner at Safeway Open with third round suspended for rain

Steele switched to a short putter when the rule that outlawed the anchored stroke for long putters first was proposed in 2014. "Home state, start the year out, know I'm going back to the Masters - that's all awesome", said the Californian, whose only prior tour victory came at the 2011 Texas Open.

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Austin stars as slick Southampton down Burnley

The case looks increasingly compelling for Austin to return to the England squad for the first time since 2015 when he failed to make his global debut. "I'm mainly (satisfied) with the character of the team but I'm less satisfied on the overall performance". "I thought at the time it was because he's not one to go down untouched", he said.

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Premier League Arsenal revival driven by grit as well as guile

The Gunners clearly have the talent to win the Premier League this season, but they will need some good fortune (and good health) in order to pull it off. Walcott has found his goalscoring boots in recent weeks with six goals in his last five matches in all competitions for the Gunners, and he could have had even more .

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Denver coach Kubiak taken to hospital with 'flu-like' symptoms

Joe has worked very closely with Gary in game management situations, as well as [director of analytics] Mitch Tanney, so we thought that was the best and easiest way to handle that situation. It's important for us all to have a professional relationship with the media", Giants Coach Ben McAdoo said. In this game, neither team really dominated the other, and ultimately the Giants won because of the strength of their defense.

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Texas fans roast Charlie Strong after loss to Oklahoma

Stole one back. You know, really fought back in certain situations in a great way". "That's just kind of us right now". Kamryn Pettway made Auburn look like a shadow of its old self, and Dede Westbrook pushed Oklahoma to win the Red River Shootout.

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Novak Djokovic makes winning return in Shanghai

Russian two-time Grand Slam champion and second-seed Svetlana Kuznetsova breezed through her opening match at the WTA Tianjin Open on Monday, beating France's Pauline Parmentier 6-1, 6-3. He gave the match away 1-6, 2-6, and is yet to reach the second round at the Shanghai tournament . But the clay season showed that, even if the two men were not level on points, they were close in form.

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Is Tony Romo era over?

Well guess what? Those questions were answered in full and then some, as the Cowboys would go on to win 28-14 over the Bengals and improve to 4-1 on the year. The most likely date is Week 8 - October 30 against the Eagles - as the Cowboys have a Week 7 bye. I'm sure Tony's aware of that. "He was an animal, did his job, played real hard", Bengals cornerback Adam Jones said.

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'Bama at high tide, crushes Vols 49-10

So a quarterback who can extend the play, run around and put pressure on a defense with his legs was probably going to be this offensive line's best friend. So a lot of these were quarterback read plays, and he made a lot of good reads, and I think that's why we were able to run the ball effectively. Alabama will need to continue that progress against a Texas A&M offense averaging an SEC-leading 532.8 yards per game.

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Poland stun Iran in Kabaddi World Cup

India entered the semifinal of the Kabaddi World Cup in style today with a complete annihilation of England in their last group match. Except in the first match, team India was very strong in all aspects and eyeing to the Semi-Finals ahead.


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