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Author: 0 Donald Trump Jokes with Storm Victim After Boat Lands in His Yard

He said he was confident the state would "build our way out" of what he called possibly the "worst disaster" to hit in its history, with the cooperation of "Team South Carolina " and Trump. Some critics said the president's trip took on the tone of a victory lap for successful disaster management. "There is going to be both more inland flooding and more storm-surge, ocean-related flooding because the ocean is getting higher", said Brion Callori, senior vice president of engineering and ...

Author: 0 PAOK Salonika vs. Chelsea - Football Match Report

Premier League giants Chelsea kicked off their Europa League campaign on a winning note following their 1-0 win over PAOK Thessaloniki FC at the Toumba Stadium. Maybe two goals in two matches, I don't know. It was hard for everybody to play against us this evening. "I think we were in control of the match for 90 minutes", Sarri said.

Sports Clay Travis: Serena Williams Lied About Sexism, Should Apologize
Author: 0 Clay Travis: Serena Williams Lied About Sexism, Should Apologize

She is just a sore loser. What makes this discussion atypical is the fact that the intensity of criticism that Williams has received has never surrounded men such as John McEnroe, Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray (to name a few) whose volatile actions are always expected on the court.

Sports Meyer: Hiring Zach Smith was a bad decision
Author: 0 Meyer: Hiring Zach Smith was a bad decision

On the subject of Zach Smith - the grandson of Meyer's mentor, former OSU coach Earle Bruce, who Meyer hired in 2012 at OSU to coach his receivers - Meyer said he viewed him as an up-and-comer in the coaching business despite 2009 allegations of domestic abuse by Courtney Smith when Zach Smith was employed by Meyer at the University of Florida.

Sports Former Sooners quarterback Baker Mayfield leads Browns to first win since 2016
Author: 0 Former Sooners quarterback Baker Mayfield leads Browns to first win since 2016

With the national spotlight on the Browns' game vs. the Jets on Thursday, the rookie quarterback made his NFL debut on Thursday night and he didn't disappoint. Mayfield finished 17 for 23 through the air with 201 passing yards. On Thursday night against the Jets, Taylor struggled mightily and the Browns fell behind 14-0.

Sports Jimmy Butler’s trade request creates even more uncertainty for the Minnesota Timberwolves
Author: 0 Jimmy Butler’s trade request creates even more uncertainty for the Minnesota Timberwolves

The team will likely be looking to trade the 29-year-old All-Star for a return that is immediately somewhat commensurate to Butler in terms of what he brings to the table. Players signed this summer can't be traded until at least December 15 (and, in specific instances, January 15), which greatly reduces Minnesota's flexibility to make the best deal it can for one of the league's elite wing players.

Sports Florence portends more massive hurricanes in age of global warming
Author: 0 Florence portends more massive hurricanes in age of global warming

Roy Cooper, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and other federal, state and local officials before departing for SC later in the afternoon. The President also pledged to help "everybody" impacted by the "epic" storm , saying: 'Whatever we have to do at the federal level, we will be there'.

Sports Matthews returns to Eagles; Wallace on IR
Author: 0 Matthews returns to Eagles; Wallace on IR

The Philadelphia Eagles signed Jordan Matthews on Wednesday, giving the veteran wide receiver a second stint with the reigning Super Bowl champions. On Wednesday, Philadelphia announced that it has signed Jordan Matthews. In an interview on SiriusXM NFL Radio , Matthews criticized the Eagles' medical staff for misdiagnosing the injuries, but the team has since revamped the department.

Author: 0 Maurizio Sarri wants to 'help' Alvaro Morata after touchline snub

Willian's seventh-minute goal put them ahead and they controlled the game until a spell of late pressure by the hosts. Morata is likely to be back on the substitutes' bench when Chelsea take on West Ham at the London Stadium on Saturday, having lost his place to Olivier Giroud due to a series of inconsistent performances, and Sarri warned that he does not have the power to rediscover the Spaniard's touch in front of goal.

Sports Jimmy Butler Reportedly Requests Trade From Timberwolves
Author: 0 Jimmy Butler Reportedly Requests Trade From Timberwolves

The Clippers have the necessary assets to present the Timberwolves with arguably the best trade offer for Butler. Both are set to become unrestricted free agents in the summer of 2019, when they'll be among a stacked class of players free to sign with new teams.

Sports Arsenal boss Emery: Leno will play; but no guarantees
Author: 0 Arsenal boss Emery: Leno will play; but no guarantees

However, Emery has forgiven Leno, insisting the keeper will play. Willock will now be looking to push for regular opportunities this season and should be a shoe-in for the matches in Europe, where he can start to show form and could give Unai Emery something to think about in the months ahead.

Sports Champions League: Liverpool makes headway in PSG home-opener
Author: 0 Champions League: Liverpool makes headway in PSG home-opener

To come off the bench after his injury at the weekend is incredible really", said Klopp of Firmino, who was poked in the eye by Jan Vertonghen in the weekend win at Spurs. "The three in midfield also (were great) but they can only do that when the front three play like they do and in that number nine position he (Sturridge) did".

Sports Chelsea's Eden Hazard dropped for Europa League game to manage minutes
Author: 0 Chelsea's Eden Hazard dropped for Europa League game to manage minutes

As with most World Cup stars, he was given an extended holiday after the tournament and missed some of Chelsea's pre-season. Sarri refused to be drawn on whether he would start Ruben Loftus-Cheek or Calum Hudson-Odoi. Despite several regulars such as Eden Hazard and Mateo Kovacic being rested , and Sarri likely to make up to five changes, the youngsters will likely be disappointed.

Sports The French press dig out Neymar as PSG suffer in Liverpool
Author: 0 The French press dig out Neymar as PSG suffer in Liverpool

Liverpool raced to a 2-0 lead in the first half with Daniel Sturridge heading home the first goal and James Milner slotting a penalty in the back of the net. However, on Tuesday night it was time for the world's most expensive player to have a taste of his own medicine. "We tweaked a few things to control situations better and we created chances, but at this level, it wasn't enough".

Author: 0 Jimmy Butler Requests Trade from T'Wolves to Knicks, Nets, or Clippers

Butler would like to be traded to Knicks , Nets , Clippers or HEAT so he can be the MAN in a big city. Disgruntled with his current situation and looking at his next contract, All-Star wing Jimmy Butler has requested that the Minnesota Timberwolves trade him, according to multiple reports.

Sports Why Bill Belichick still won't talk about Josh Gordon
Author: 0 Why Bill Belichick still won't talk about Josh Gordon

The old saying of "the rich get richer" certainly stands true here, and one of the top Super Bowl contenders just added a new weapon for Tom Brady . Still, Lions coach Matt Patricia - defensive coordinator for the Patriots on that December day at Gillette Stadium when Gordon went bonkers - knows what kind of threat Gordon can be.

Sports Ronaldo sent off on Champions League debut for Juve
Author: 0 Ronaldo sent off on Champions League debut for Juve

The 33-year-old was given his marching orders after an off-the-ball incident involving Valencia defender Jeison Murillo . NAIJ.com earlier reported that Cristiano Ronaldo and his Juventus teammates were victims of an attack in the early hours of Wednesday ahead of their UEFA Champions League showdown against Valencia.

Sports SpringHill Entertainment releases team for 'Space Jam 2'
Author: 0 SpringHill Entertainment releases team for 'Space Jam 2'

The news was announced on the Twitter and Instagram accounts belonging to James' SpringHill Entertainment. Coogler has directed recent hits such as " Black Panther ", " Creed " and " Fruitvale Station " - all of which star Michael B. Space Jam 2 , the sequel to the classic "90s basketball movie starring Michael Jordan and the Looney Tunes , will finally get a sequel. And I think Ryan did that for a lot of people".

Sports Manchester City vs Lyon, Champions League
Author: 0 Manchester City vs Lyon, Champions League

I wouldn't change my players for any others. He stated that Real Madrid are still favourite to win this season's Champions League trophy despite losing their all-time highest goalscorer, Cristiano Ronaldo to Juventus in the summer. We got brought up in Barcelona with the same mentality and the same philosophy so we clicked together really well. Guardiola is serving a touchline ban for coming on to the pitch to remonstrate with the referee during his side's quarter-final defeat by ...

Author: 0 Jimmy Butler Requests Trade From Wolves

After months of speculation about Jimmy Butler being frustrated with the Timberwolves coming into the final year of his contract, the star made an official trade request on Tuesday as he met with Tom Thibodeau in Los Angeles . However, The Athletic's Jon Krawczynski reports "Butler's decision had very little if anything to do with Towns and Wiggins". Minnesota's training camp is scheduled to begin September 25, but Butler is reportedly optimistic a deal could be done before camp begins.

Author: 0 Liverpool 3-2 Paris Saint-Germain

Five goals, tons of dramatic moments and a late victor, this one had it all. But the heavyweight encounter of the evening was at Anfield, and the Group C match between last season's beaten finalists and the ambitious PSG lived up to expectations.

Sports Jameis Winston sued by Uber driver over alleged groping incident
Author: 0 Jameis Winston sued by Uber driver over alleged groping incident

She said Winston grabbed her crotch in the drive-thru of a Mexican restaurant in the Phoenix area in March 2016. The NFL learned of the allegation when it was reported publicly last November. While the driver took Winston to a drive-thru, the suit claims that Winston "placed his fingers between her legs and pressed them firmly against her vagina over her yoga trousers".

Sports Cristiano Ronaldo admits to feeling 'tense' about Juventus start
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo admits to feeling 'tense' about Juventus start

Bale too has enjoyed a superb start to his season with three goals and three assists in five games, after establishing himself as a starter under new coach coach Julen Lopetegui . After losing in the European Super Cup to Atletico Madrid , his side have bounced back with a four match unbeaten run (W3 D1), winning both of their home games.

Sports Vikings Cut Rookie Kicker Carlson After 3 Missed FGs in Tie
Author: 0 Vikings Cut Rookie Kicker Carlson After 3 Missed FGs in Tie

According to NFL .com's Kevin Patra, the Vikings will look to acquire former Dallas Cowboy Bailey, the second most accurate kicker in NFL history. Bailey has made 186 of 211 field-goal attempts, an accuracy greater than 88 percent that trails only Baltimore's Justin Tucker.

Sports Buffalo Bills player retires at halftime
Author: 0 Buffalo Bills player retires at halftime

Buffalo promoted cornerback Ryan Lewis from their practice squad on Tuesday. He instead forfeits all but the pair of $132,353 game checks he already received from being a member of the Bills in weeks one and two. Did the Buffalo Bills lose a player to retirement at halftime of Sunday's game? But today on the field, reality hit me fast and hard: "I shouldn't be out there anymore", he said in a statement.

Sports Some fans warn Manchester United ahead of Young Boys clash
Author: 0 Some fans warn Manchester United ahead of Young Boys clash

Mourinho said: "Yes I lost in Switzerland both matches but I won the group phase - a defeat tomorrow and I win the group, I sign immediately". Everyone knows its different but I had to say, I said last week in Geneva UEFA meetings we had, what can I say.

Sports Barcelona 4-0 PSV Eindhoven
Author: 0 Barcelona 4-0 PSV Eindhoven

Barcelona have started their UEFA Champions League campaign with a comfortable 4-nil victory over Dutch team PSV Eindhoven , thanks to Messi's stunning hat trick. We have the youngest players and we are still on the right road. But Mauro Icardi's brilliant late volley brought the hosts level, and Matias Vecino headed in a stoppage-time victor for Inter, back in the Champions League for the first time since 2011-12.

Sports Curry, Fifa and MOTD - fans enjoy night in with N'Golo Kanté
Author: 0 Curry, Fifa and MOTD - fans enjoy night in with N'Golo Kanté

After searching on his phone for the nearest mosque to London St Pancras, he ended up meeting up with a group of football fans and going back to their house. Kante shot to prominence, when he won the Premier League title with Leicester in 2016. The next logical step was to continue to Chelsea . Kante attracted the interest of the Ligue 1 champions after helping France win the World Cup in Russian Federation.

Sports Cilic tops Tiafoe, moves Croatia step closer to third Davis Cup final
Author: 0 Cilic tops Tiafoe, moves Croatia step closer to third Davis Cup final

Cilic and Coric both won the opening rubbers in straight sets to put Croatia in a strong position after the opening day. Cilic's victory over Tiafoe made him Croatia's most successful Davis Cup player, the World No. Bryan teamed with Ryan Harrison for the first time and helped the Americans outlast Ivan Dodig and Mate Pavic 7-5, 7-6 (6), 1-6, 6-7 (5), 7-6 (5) over almost five hours to cut Croatia's lead to 2-1 in their semifinal on Saturday.