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JEA Sends Linemen, Equipment To Puerto Rico For Hurricane Maria Recovery Efforts JEA Sends Linemen, Equipment To Puerto Rico For Hurricane Maria Recovery Efforts
- October 04, 2017

Dean O'Connor had difficulty reaching her counterpart in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria where lines of communication are nearly non-existent, but she made contact with a third party who helped the arrangements come together. Wisconsin's gerrymandering case: What you need to knowThe United States Supreme Court heard oral arguments from lawyers on both sides Tuesday about Wisconsin's partisan gerrymandering case. (more...)
FC Barcelona wins in silence as Catalan referendum descends into chaos FC Barcelona wins in silence as Catalan referendum descends into chaos
- October 04, 2017

After the match, Barcelona posted the word "Democracia" across their scoreboard. "We want the world to see what we are living in Catalonia". We have not been able to find a way to postpone it. After the match, having seen some of the TV footage of heavy-handed policing on his city's streets, according to The Sun a tearful Pique said: "During many years people could not vote here and this is a right that should be defended by all means within the law possible". (more...)
Crystal Palace fan's cheeky goal of the month competition goes viral Crystal Palace fan's cheeky goal of the month competition goes viral
- October 04, 2017

Hodgson then takes his side to St. James' Park to take on Rafael Benitez's Newcastle United , before a break from league duty with a trip to play Championship outfit Bristol City in the EFL Cup. Last season, it was 10 home draws and a lack of goals at Old Trafford that helped to curtail any hopes of winning the title. "I told the players we had to respect and play seriously against an opponent in a hard situation but are better than the results are saying". (more...)
Melaye: We shall pursue case to logical conclusion -INEC chairman Melaye: We shall pursue case to logical conclusion -INEC chairman
- October 04, 2017

He hinged his position on Section 69 (b) of the 1999 Constitution, which provides a 90-day window within which a lawmaker could be recalled by his/her constituents. But the INEC chairman warned politicians and political parties against jumping the gun. He said, " I want to say that this is the first time in the history of our elections that in one fell swoop, 205 officials were disciplined based on the interim report we received from the EFCC covering 16 states ". (more...)
Cleveland Indians vs. New York Yankees Game 1 Cleveland Indians vs. New York Yankees Game 1
- October 04, 2017

The Washington Nationals and Houston Astros were runaway winners in their respective divisions and it seems as if many people have forgotten the Chicago Cubs are the defending World Series champions. Korean conglomerate Doosan last week signed a sponsorship that included presenting status to the two American League Division Series matchups. In the National League , the Chicago Cubs failed to run away with the regular season crown the way many predicted. (more...)
Vice President Venkaiah Naidu inaugurates Andhra NH projects Vice President Venkaiah Naidu inaugurates Andhra NH projects
- October 04, 2017

The minister did not give any specific assurances on Polavaram, which is now a national project, though the state government recently submitted a revised cost estimate for Rs 54,119 crore. He said a six-lane access controlled greenfield Amaravati Expressway will be built to connect the new capital city Amaravati with Anantapur and also provide connectivity to Kurnool and Kadapa. (more...)
Aerosmith's Steven Tyler gives health update Aerosmith's Steven Tyler gives health update
- October 04, 2017

On Saturday, Tyler released a statement addressing the speculation about his health, clarifying that he did not have a heart attack. The music icon explained: "It breaks my heart to have left this tour early. In an addendum, Tyler wrote that he had flown back to the USA for treatment after completing the band's September 24 show at Allianz Parque in São Paulo, Brazil, and assured, "I am not in a life threatening condition but I need to deal with this right away". (more...)
Harry Kane matches Arsenal legend Bergkamp's away goal record Harry Kane matches Arsenal legend Bergkamp's away goal record
- October 04, 2017

The world-class England forward would follow in the footsteps of Welsh winger Gareth Bale in making the switch from North London to the Spanish capital. Many more facts, stats and records will be unearthed as more goals go in, but there's only one that matters: Harry Kane is one of our own, so let's just try to enjoy it, yeah? Tottenham, however, have no intention of welcoming any bids for their star man, who has always stated his loyalty to the club in the past and is looking to ... (more...)
Lacazette: I Think Premier League Refereeing Can Be Dangerous Lacazette: I Think Premier League Refereeing Can Be Dangerous
- October 04, 2017

Manchester United are expected to revive their interest in Griezmann next summer after almost signing him this summer. After a poor finish to the last Premier League campaign and the summer additions of Lacazette and left-back Sead Kolasinac , Arsenal have their sights set on getting back into the Champions League places and competing at Europe's highest level once again. (more...)
Attorney: 'No doubt' OJ Simpson going to Florida Attorney: 'No doubt' OJ Simpson going to Florida
- October 04, 2017

It's virtually a foregone conclusion that Simpson will be moving to Florida when he chooses and once Nevada approves it. He was approached by fans at an Amargosa Valley gas station, where the former football star is reported to have said: "I'm in a vehicle for the last five hours, so how do I know how it feels to be out?" "He wants to enjoy the very simple pleasures that he hasn't enjoyed in nine years". (more...)
Man City boss Guardiola gives approval for new Bayern Munich boss Man City boss Guardiola gives approval for new Bayern Munich boss
- October 04, 2017

Under Klopp's leadership the Reds secured a top-four finish last season, ensuring a return to Champions League football for the first time in three years. "FC Bayern will be without Franck Ribery for the coming weeks". I do not know the origins of this information or if it was written because I did not play. (more...)
Everton, West Ham United consider Theo Walcott move? Everton, West Ham United consider Theo Walcott move?
- October 04, 2017

Those players are clearly yet to gel and have yet to bag enough goals between them to earn results, such that Everton are still in desperate need of a striker following Romelu Lukaku's £75m departure to Manchester United this summer. Jose Mourinho is also looking at trying to steal away Ozil on a free, with the lure of a huge signing on bonus. Walcott, who scored twice as Arsenal beat BATE Borisov in the Europa League last week, is understood to be considering his options ahead of next ... (more...)
Bottas downbeat after 5th place in Malaysia Bottas downbeat after 5th place in Malaysia
- October 04, 2017

But neither team nor driver were fooled by the headline result. All eyes will be on Hamilton's quest to win a fourth title later this year but Wolff insists that nobody at Mercedes has forgotten Bottas. He also set the record for the fastest lap. "Valtteri seems to struggle more having the vehicle in that sweet spot than Lewis", Mercedes head of motorsport Toto Wolff said . (more...)
Greinke vs. Gray: Wild Card matchup Greinke vs. Gray: Wild Card matchup
- October 04, 2017

Don't let the Diamondbacks relegation to the Wild Card Game fool you. Both are in their first year on the current job. While the players on the field will play a significant role in the outcome of the NL Wild Card matchup, it's important to pay attention to managers Bud Black and Torey Lovullo . (more...)
Ben Roethlisberger: Antonio Brown 'Temper Tantrum' Is Unneeded 'Distraction' Ben Roethlisberger: Antonio Brown 'Temper Tantrum' Is Unneeded 'Distraction'
- October 04, 2017

Unfortunately, one negative takeaway that still lingers is Antonio Brown's tantrum on the sideline. Early in the second quarter of the Pittsburgh Steelers game against their hated rival, the Ravens , on Sunday, Ben Roethlisberger missed a wide-open Antonio Brown on a third-down play, instead throwing too high for Le'Veon Bell. (more...)
Yankees rookie Aaron Judge finishes 2017 with best-selling jersey Yankees rookie Aaron Judge finishes 2017 with best-selling jersey
- October 04, 2017

Yankees slugger Aaron Judge beat out Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo of the Cubs for the top spot. The Texas Rangers were shut out on the list of the 20 most popular player jerseys, unveiled on Tuesday by Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association. (more...)
Taumalolo to play for Tonga in Rugby League World Cup Taumalolo to play for Tonga in Rugby League World Cup
- October 04, 2017

New Zealand superstar Jason Taumalolo has snubbed the Kiwis to represent Tonga at the Rugby League World Cup. Taumalolo was expected to play key part of the Kiwis attempt to re-claim the World Cup trophy, but instead the NRL's biggest metre eater favoured a place in the Tongan World Cup squad. (more...)
Markieff, Marcus Morris found not guilty on all accounts Markieff, Marcus Morris found not guilty on all accounts
- October 04, 2017

Defense attorneys have repeatedly said Hood lied to police nine times when he said both twins were involved in the assault. Two other co-defendants pleaded guilty to the charges on September 13. Instead, Morris will focus on getting back to the Wizards' starting lineup. But he said there was nothing "improper" happening with him and their mother. (more...)
UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) Under Analyst Spotlight
- October 04, 2017

It has underperformed by 37.57% the S&P500. UnitedHealth Group had 56 analyst reports since September 2, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Therefore 100% are positive. There has been an observed change of -3.08% in the ownership of the shares in the past six months. Advantus Mngmt Inc owns 97,276 shares. Shares of UnitedHealth Group ( NYSE:UNH ) traded up 0.60% during trading on Friday, reaching $198.63. (more...)
Breaking! Frankie Edgar vs. Max Holloway set for UFC 218 in Detroit Breaking! Frankie Edgar vs. Max Holloway set for UFC 218 in Detroit
- October 04, 2017

Rumored for the past several weeks, the news was confirmed on ESPN's SportsCenter Tuesday evening. Hawaii's Holloway will be making his first title defense when he is challenged by the number two ranked featherweight. The only losses came when he lost the lightweight title to Benson Henderson, and then also in the rematch. The 25-year-old Hawaiian claimed the title by knocking out all-time great Jose Aldo in the third round at UFC 212 in Rio de Janeiro. (more...)
Man charged in Edmonton attack was ordered deported by United States in 2011 Man charged in Edmonton attack was ordered deported by United States in 2011
- October 04, 2017

Saturday night, a vehicle ran through a barricade, hit a police officer, then the driver got out, stabbed the officer and ran off. According to the statement from the U.S. But a Canadian official and a US government official both said it is the same man. On background, a US official said slight variations in the spelling of the name of someone seeking to enter the USA are not unusual. (more...)
Which Chelsea games will Morata miss? Which Chelsea games will Morata miss?
- October 04, 2017

That tweet, however, was quickly deleted, it is felt that the Palace game, at Selhurst Park on October 14, could still come too quickly for the striker. Spain manager Julian Lopetegui on Monday called up 36-year-old Athletic Bilbao striker Aritz Aduriz to replace Morata, with the Blues forward missing Spain's final World Cup 2018 qualifying matches against Albania and Israel. (more...)
Fabian Delph Delighted By Huge Win Against Chelsea Fabian Delph Delighted By Huge Win Against Chelsea
- October 04, 2017

I'm not going to second guess why he wanted to get rid of me. "He is the most humble guy, I am so happy for him because I know how happy he is", Guardiola said. While Harry Kane is unquestionably Tottenham's most important player, and has been on fire for the past four weeks, Guardiola's jibe seems disrespectful towards the likes of Christian Eriksen, Dele Alli, Moussa Dembele, Toby Alderweireld and Hugo Lloris, who will no doubt all feel as though they have a point to prove when the two ... (more...)
Keane says Everton's 'scientists' shouldn't worry about McCarthy in Dublin Keane says Everton's 'scientists' shouldn't worry about McCarthy in Dublin
- October 04, 2017

ROY KEANE insists that concussion injuries are merely part of football and that players who don't like it should "play chess". "In professional football, you have to train and take some sort of risk as to pushing your body". I'm sure he's knocked over a few centre-halves himself, and he's had a few knocks. 'There's risk involved in everything. It is part of the game. "We wish him well, of course". (more...)
Nemanja Matic: 'Manchester United fine without Paul Pogba' Nemanja Matic: 'Manchester United fine without Paul Pogba'
- October 04, 2017

I can feel it in some parts of the game!" "He is just in a team where at this moment Matic and Fellaini are in the best form that I have ever seen them in". 'He is a great player, ' Matic said about Fellaini. "I think only a strong character could resist the difficulties here because he had some hard times when people didn't recognise his qualities, when other managers didn't like so much the qualities he has". (more...)
Plane flies Plane flies "stand and respect our flag" banner before Steelers, Ravens game
- October 04, 2017

Unlike last week in Chicago, the Steelers all stood together on the field during the national anthem in Baltimore on Sunday. "I would like to believe we addressed it, and we feel good about it, where we are as a team, and now we can move on, and like I said, get back to playing football ", Flacco said. (more...)
Sergio Agüero 'will miss six weeks' with rib injury Sergio Agüero 'will miss six weeks' with rib injury
- October 04, 2017

City said tests had shown that the 29-year-old would be out for two to four weeks, but Donato Villani, who works for Argentina's national team, claimed yesterday that the striker's injury is far more serious. The absence of Aguero could act as a huge blow to City's title hopes, with Pep Guardiola's side now top of the Premier League table. Argentina need to avoid defeat against Peru on Friday to have any chance of automatic qualification for the 2018 World Cup. (more...)
Twins' Sano out of wild-card game Twins' Sano out of wild-card game
- October 04, 2017

Sano may return for the ALDS, if the Twins advance, but he's out for the Wild Card game for sure. NY counters with Luis Severino , who is 14-6 with a 2.98 ERA. Judge went through a lull right after the All-Star break, but he is back in form after bashing 15 home runs in September. Bullpens - The Indians and Cubs proved previous year that deep bullpens are essential to making a postseason run. (more...)
Nicolás Castillo dice que tiene un tobillo Nicolás Castillo dice que tiene un tobillo "destruido"
- October 04, 2017

Ve el resumen del partido entre Pumas y Cruz Azul . Mena mandó otro centro por costado izquierdo hacia el área donde Mora definió de derecha para el 3-1 y luego aprovechó un rebote dentro del área para consumar la goleada. El problema es que Pumas UNAM volvió a lamentar una lesión del delantero chileno, quien abandonó el campo temprano por nuevos problemas en un tobillo. (more...)
NCAA official John Higgins files federal lawsuit against Kentucky media company NCAA official John Higgins files federal lawsuit against Kentucky media company
- October 04, 2017

JOHN HIGGINS, his wife CAROL, and their WEARHERGUARD, INC. Threats of physical harm were also made to Higgins, his family and his business. Higgins, who has served as an NCAA referee for almost 30 years, officiated an Elite Eight game in March that Kentucky lost to North Carolina. (more...)