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Liverpool reject mammoth new Coutinho offer from Barcelona

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Coutinho and Borussia Dortmund forward Ousmane Dembele have been Barcelona's main targets following the world record transfer of Neymar to Paris Saint-Germain. There have been suggestions Coutinho could agitate for a move by effectively going on strike, but while he is still injured that is impossible. Beta Goal revealed in their Blog Balls report that the La Liga club have ramped up their efforts to tempt Liverpool to sell the 25-year-old with a staggering £118 million bid. Read More »

Hate crime: 3 CEOs resign from Trump's industry panel

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Hundreds of white supremacists clashed with counter demonstrators as a vehicle rammed into the crowd and a police helicopter crashed on Saturday, killing three people and injuring 19 others in Charlottesville , Virginia. "Today's announcement that the USA is withdrawing from TPP and seeking a reopening of NAFTA is an important first step toward a trade policy that works for working people", Trumka said in a statement . Read More »

Dominant Real beat Barca to win Super Cup

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There are high hopes for new full-back Nelson Semedo to fill the problem right back position after signing from Benfica, as for emerging Catalan midfielder Carlos Alena, 19. Betis suffered three defeats in their last five in pre-season, losing to Inter Milan, Cordoba and Eintracht. The first leg of the Super Cup also saw Ronaldo mocking Messi's iconic shirt celebration at Bernabeu in the team's last La Liga encounter on April 23 as the Ballon d'Or victor also displayed his shirt to the Camp ... Read More »

McAuliffe Defends Police Response to Violence in Charlottesville

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Demonstrators have gathered across the United States to decry racism and hatred following a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, which led to violent clashes and the death of a 32-year-old woman. "When such actions arise from racial bigotry and hatred, they betray our core values and can not be tolerated". "Thank you President Trump for your honesty & courage to tell the truth about Charlottesville & condemn the leftist terrorists in BLM/Antifa", Duke wrote, referring ... Read More »

7 major takeaways from Bills sloppy loss vs. Eagles

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But every single one of those yards, every single one of those touchdowns, every single one of the 117 games he's appeared in over eight years has come with a collection of hits. "I respect that, that's very honorable and I appreciate that", Kendricks said. My linemen are really good. Darby's interception in the first quarter clearly showed his quickness to cut off the pass intended for Boldin. Read More »

Dangote Plans To Buy Arsenal, Sack Wenger

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Stoke were beaten 1-0 at Everton in their opening match. The Gunners could win successive top-flight games at Stoke for the first time since 1969. This, however, will be a different task and if they are to get anything from the game the home side must be defensively strong. Deezer Presents: Defending in Numbers - check out the latest Deezer Originals podcast, covering all of the major talking points from the the Premier League and beyond. Read More »

Jaguars quarterback controversy after second pre-season game

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The plan before the game was for Henne to get some first-team reps. The 10-year veteran quarterback has completed 11 of 16 passes for 183 yards and has thrown one touchdown with no interceptions. . While the Jaguars picked up Bortles' fifth-year option, it's only guaranteed for injury, so Bortles' future with the team, and perhaps in the league, may be on the line. Read More »

We've Seen Bad First Pitches Before, But This One Is Downright Hilarious

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The Red Sox will try to keep their roll going at home against the New York Yankees in a three-game series starting on Friday night. The sudden hot streak from Devers' fellow rookie Andrew Benintendi has only added to the fun. Rodriguez is coming off one of his best starts of the season as he shut out the Yankees over six innings, giving up two hits and walking two while striking out seven in a 5-4 loss. Read More »

West Indies toil in historic day/night Test

The test match between England and West Indies had begun yesterday and it was for the first time, a day and night test match has been held between two test playing nation. Cook soon joined his partner on three figures, his 31st test century, and the pair extended their magnificent third-wicket partnership to 248 before a tiring Root was bowled by a full-pitched ball from Roach. Read More »

Flights to Barcelona unaffected by terror attacks

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Also on Thursday, hours beforehand, a person was killed in an explosion in a house about 100 km (62 miles) southwest of Barcelona , in an incident linked to the attack, police added. Authorities suspect the people in the house were building an explosive device to be used in a terrorist attack. "It was just going straight through the middle of the crowds in the middle of the Ramblas". Read More »

Foot Locker stumbles taking Nike and Under Armour with it

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The 1-year low was reported on Aug, 18 by Barchart.com . 22,791 are held by Bremer Tru Association. (FL) traded down 1.79% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $47.70. Jefferies maintained Foot Locker, Inc . The stock's average target of $108.92 is -10.05% below today's ($121.09) share price. The dividend was $0.310 per share for the quarter or $1.24 on an annualized basis. Read More »

Barcelona target Ousmane Dembele 'can't do what he wants' - Sokratis

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When the player moves on, they can receive up to 5% of the value of any subsequent "international" transfer, i.e. if the player signs for a a club in a different country. This report is quite contrary if we compare it to what the club's general manager, Pep Segura , said on Wednesday after Barcelona's 0-2 loss to Real Madrid in the 2017 Spanish Super Cup. Read More »

Diego Costa determined to rejoin Atletico

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When the manager does not want you, you have to go", he told the Daily Mail . "I have to do what I have to do". It followed reports of an offer from China that would have been worth £30m a year in salary. "I think Chelsea have got the financial power to make him see out the rest of his contract". "I'll be honest, I have my agent and none of that has reached me", he added. Read More »

Real Madrid wins 10th Spanish Super Cup

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Prior to the two clubs agreeing a fee, Barcelona offered €2.5m (£2.2m, $2.9m), with an additional bonus-related fee of €2m (£1.8m, $2.3m). But on Wednesday night, Marco Asensio's superlative strike set Real Madrid on the way to a comfortable victory over an ageing Blaugranas team which has a limited shelf life and no successors in place. Read More »

Sigurdsson to Everton for $58 million

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Sigurdsson scored nine goals and provided 13 assists in the league last term for Swansea . It is believed that Everton have paid a club record £45 million for the player, eclipsing Everton's previous record of £31.8m to Chelsea for Romelu Lukaku . Read More »

Liverpool ask for Ivan Rakitic in Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona deal?

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Jurgen Klopp has responded to comments from Barcelona's general manager, who said a deal for Philippe Coutinho was close, by saying there is no update over the player's future. If he doesn't want to stay then I'd rather see him sold for the best price, but the big issue is that there won't be any players near is quality on the market. Read More »

Students celebrate their results

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She goes on to an apprenticeship at an accounting company. Ted Murray who received an A* and two As. Overall 94 pc achieved university places, with 25pc attaining Russell group places. "Thank you to all of the wonderful teachers at Lodge Park Academy for their incredible support during my time in sixth form". She plans on studying medicine at Brighton and Sussex Medical School. Read More »

Hoffenheim 1-2 Liverpool: Trent Alexander-Arnold shows his "balls"

Liverpool coach Jurgen Klopp praised the teenager, whose deftly-struck free-kick wrong-footed the Hoffenheim defence to give Liverpool the lead on 35 minutes. "Of course, if you ask everyone, they want Phil to stay as he is a world-class player". "We can only play one way and that is forward". Klopp admitted that Coutinho would have been on set-piece duties had he started. Read More »

Red Sox Walk Off With 5-4 Win Over Cardinals

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RHP Rick Porcello (6-14) faces RHP Mike Leake (7-10). Throw it over the plate, I guess. Hanley Ramirez and Sandy Leon drove in two runs apiece in the big inning. However, it's good to see they are still capable of an offensive explosion even when the ball isn't being hit over the fence. Wednesday, Aug. 16 was a night that Boston Red Sox fan Jordan Leandre had waited for his entire life. Read More »

China tells USA and North Korea to cool it

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Inflammatory rhetoric between the USA and North Korea over Pyongyang's nuclear programme soared to new heights this week when North Korea announced plans to fire rockets near Guam , a western Pacific island that is home to a U.S. The call came after Trump made fresh threats against North Korea on Friday, declaring the US military " locked and loaded " and warning Kim that he "will regret it fast" if he takes any action against USA territories or allies. Read More »

A Kyrie Irving-Kristaps Porzingis trade being eyed

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LeBron James keeps posting cryptic messages on social media and names involved in potential trades keep getting mentioned, but overall, there doesn't seem to be any momentum building towards Irving finding a new National Basketball Association home. Read More »

Joe Root eager for bright start to West Indies series

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It seems The Baggy Greens like the pink ball, with Steve Smith's side having since gone on to beat South Africa and Pakistan in day-night Tests towards the end of 2016. However, given the circumstances, it will take the Windies a Herculean effort to defeat or even force a draw against a resolute England team. It's who makes the greatest adjustment in the day-night game. Read More »

See the solar eclipse at Sky's the Limit

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The peak of the eclipse in Auburn should be around 1:30 p.m., the university said. An eclipse takes place when the moon passes between the sun and the Earth. Later in the day, families can make their own pinhole viewer to safely watch the eclipse if they do not have approved solar glasses . From Thursday to Sunday, guests to the museum can receive one free pair of eclipse glasses with paid entry to the museum while supplies last. Read More »