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Crystal Palace’s Bakary Sako kickstarts Roy Hodgson reign against Huddersfield

Crystal Palace’s Bakary Sako kickstarts Roy Hodgson reign against Huddersfield

The Guardian    Sports    22 hour(s) ago
The League Cup is fast becoming Crystal Palace’s principal source of cheer. Roy Hodgson ended the night as the second manager within a few weeks to have secured the first win of his tenure at the club in this competition, courtesy of an anxious squeeze beyond Huddersfield Town, on an ... Read more

How Wolves became early favourites to win the Championship

How Wolves became early favourites to win the Championship

The Guardian    Sports    10 hour(s) ago
Wolves finished 15th in the Championship last season but, after changing their manager and signing 12 players, they look like genuine title contendersBy Martin Laurence for WhoScored?, part of the Guardian Sport NetworkThe Championship is notoriously competitive and this season is proving to be no exception. After eight rounds of ... Read more

Islam Slimani strike seals Leicester win as Liverpool crash out of Carabao Cup

Islam Slimani strike seals Leicester win as Liverpool crash out of Carabao Cup

The Guardian    Sports    22 hour(s) ago
There is no respite for Jürgen Klopp at the moment. After admitting the previous week had been his most frustrating since he took over at Anfield, the Liverpool manager endured more of the same as Leicester City exposed the brittle confidence in a team who are no closer to working ... Read more

Climate remains a rift amid Trump-Macron friendship

Climate remains a rift amid Trump-Macron friendship

CNN    Politics    21 hour(s) ago
During talks that lasted just under an hour Monday, President Donald Trump and his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron, exchanged compliments and affirmations of a friendship forged through white-knuckled handshakes and an intimate dinner atop the Eiffel Tower. Read more

Navy secretary on recent fatal accidents: 'We have a problem'

Navy secretary on recent fatal accidents: 'We have a problem'

CNN    Politics    1 day(s) ago
The secretary of the Navy Richard V. Spencer acknowledged Tuesday that a failure of leadership as well as a lack of resources had contributed to the deaths of 17 sailors this year and said the Navy faces a range of challenges with regards to the safety of its ships. Read more

Health Bill Tests a Signature Senate Bond: John McCain and Lindsey Graham

Health Bill Tests a Signature Senate Bond: John McCain and Lindsey Graham

New York Times    Politics    1 day(s) ago
The bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act bears the name of Mr. Graham, but Mr. McCain, who helped sink an earlier repeal attempt, has remained undecided. Read more

Rejected Report Shows Revenue Brought In by Refugees

Rejected Report Shows Revenue Brought In by Refugees

New York Times    Politics    22 hour(s) ago
A draft of a study rejected by Trump administration officials that found that refugees brought in $63 billion more in government revenues over the past decade than they cost. Read more

Living for Friday: Brevard football fan nears 1,000 consecutive games

Living for Friday: Brevard football fan nears 1,000 consecutive games

USA Today    Sports    19 hour(s) ago
Moby Sorrels has been attending Brevard football games since 1944 Read more

Trump 'saddened' about Emmys' lackluster ratings

Trump 'saddened' about Emmys' lackluster ratings

Fox News    Politics    0 sec ago
President Trump late Tuesday tweeted that he was “saddened” to learn that the Emmy Awards ratings were the lowest rated ceremony in telecast history. Read more

Two years to Japan’s World Cup and rugby union is in a state of confusion | Robert Kitson

Two years to Japan’s World Cup and rugby union is in a state of confusion | Robert Kitson

The Guardian    Sports    1 day(s) ago
Empty stadiums, threats to the 15-a-side game and the decline of the Springboks and Wallabies means that the possibility of only two teams being genuinely in contention come Japan 2019 is very realExactly two years from Wednesday, the Rugby World Cup will kick off in Japan, and World Rugby is ... Read more

Marko Arnautovic helps West Ham to easy victory over Bolton Wanderers

Marko Arnautovic helps West Ham to easy victory over Bolton Wanderers

The Guardian    Sports    22 hour(s) ago
West Ham United could have been forgiven for checking the terms and conditions on the receipt when Marko Arnautovic pressed the self-destruct button in only his second match for the club. That preposterous red card against Southampton last month was certainly not what West Ham had in mind when they ... Read more

The Note: The Obamacare-gutting bill that is sneaking through Congress

The Note: The Obamacare-gutting bill that is sneaking through Congress

ABC News    Politics    1 day(s) ago
The Graham-Cassidy bill is Republicans' latest effort to repeal Obamacare. Read more

From Truman to Trump: How U.S. Presidents Have Addressed the U.N.

From Truman to Trump: How U.S. Presidents Have Addressed the U.N.

New York Times    Politics    1 day(s) ago
With President Trump’s first address to the United Nations on Tuesday, here’s a look at past presidents’ first speeches. Read more

President Trump's speech to the UN General Assembly

President Trump's speech to the UN General Assembly

CNN    Politics    1 day(s) ago
The White House released this transcript of President Donald Trump's speech to the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday. In the remarks, Trump delivered a doomsday warning to North Korea and mocked its young leader, a pugnacious escalation in rhetoric in a wide-ranging debut address to the world's foremost diplomatic ... Read more

Leicester 2-0 Liverpool, Bristol City 2-0 Stoke and more – Carabao Cup live!

Leicester 2-0 Liverpool, Bristol City 2-0 Stoke and more – Carabao Cup live!

The Guardian    Sports    24 hour(s) ago
Carabao Cup updates from tonight’s third-round tiesLive scores: all the goals from the games around EuropeEmail simon.burnton@theguardian.com. Tweet @Simon_Burnton 9.57pm BST Finally (for now), Jacob Steinberg witnessed West Ham’s comfortable romp against Bolton: Related: Diafra Sakho strike helps West Ham to easy victory over Bolton Wanderers 9.57pm BST While Stuart ... Read more

Christie outlines $200M for opioids while waiting on Trump

Christie outlines $200M for opioids while waiting on Trump

ABC News    Health    1 day(s) ago
Gov. Chris Christie says New Jersey will spend another $200 million on drug addiction programs Read more

Aaron Judge is back from an ugly August, giving Yankees a fearsome look for October

Aaron Judge is back from an ugly August, giving Yankees a fearsome look for October

USA Today    Sports    21 hour(s) ago
Despite an overall dreadful second half, Aaron Judge has shown recent signs of a rebirth, bashing five home runs in the last nine days. Read more

College football players face felony charges in 2016 hazing incident

College football players face felony charges in 2016 hazing incident

USA Today    Sports    1 day(s) ago
The players are charged with aggravated battery, mob action and unlawful restraint. Read more

Senate panel calls Michael Cohen to open hearing after Trump lawyer shares statement with press

Senate panel calls Michael Cohen to open hearing after Trump lawyer shares statement with press

Fox News    Politics    19 hour(s) ago
President Trump’s personal attorney, Michael Cohen, agreed Tuesday to testify in an open Senate Intelligence Committee hearing next month -- after the panel abruptly canceled a transcribed interview that had been scheduled. Read more

Proponents of sex trafficking bill urge tech companies to drop opposition

Proponents of sex trafficking bill urge tech companies to drop opposition

The Guardian    Politics    24 hour(s) ago
Companies including Google have lobbied against bill that would hold websites liable for publishing information ‘designed to facilitate sex trafficking’ A bill to combat sex trafficking that has pitted US lawmakers against Silicon Valley was at the center of debate on Tuesday, as one Republican senator decried the selling of ... Read more