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Sports Chris Long Joins Malcolm Jenkins's Anthem Protest
Author: 0 Chris Long Joins Malcolm Jenkins's Anthem Protest

Long is a graduate of the University of Virginia and calls Charlottesville his hometown. "I was inspired by a lot of the allies that were there to stand up against hate in my hometown and I wasn't able to be there to protest or to stand up against hate", Long said .

Sports Americans Sweep Afternoon Four-Balls to Lead Solheim Cup
Author: 0 Americans Sweep Afternoon Four-Balls to Lead Solheim Cup

Action is due to continue tomorrow with another set of four foursome matches in the morning and four fourball contests in the afternoon. In the morning session Matthew and Icher had to dig deep against a fast start from the U.S. The American duo made hard work of it at the 18th, but the in-form Kang drilled in the match-winning par-putt from eight feet after Masson's chip for birdie missed the target.

Author: 0 West Indies target 470 deficit in pink-ball Test against England

Earlier Alastair Cook top-scored with 243, his fourth Test double century, before his dismissal enforced England captain Joe Root to declare shortly before tea . They arrived in England without several star players, the legacy of a bitter dispute with West Indies administrators and the lure of the Caribbean Premier League Twenty20 tournament that is taking place at the same time as this series.

Sports Excited to go to Oxford: Malala
Author: 0 Excited to go to Oxford: Malala

Well done to all A-level students - the hardest year. Oluwaroresimi expressed gratitude to all those who wished her well. The New York Times reported that Malala received a conditional offer from Oxford's Lady Margaret Hall, contingent on results of her exams.

Sports I'll sack Wenger if I buy Arsenal - Dangote
Author: 0 I'll sack Wenger if I buy Arsenal - Dangote

They won the coveted trophy last in 2004. Dangote is close to securing a deal with the two shareholders and says that they would walk away once the right offer is on the table. But their status among the leading clubs will not be confirmed until the transfer window has passed, with Mesut Ozil and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain among the players who are also out of contract at the end of the season.

Sports Nadal cruises in opener, USA teen Tiafoe ousts Zverev
Author: 0 Nadal cruises in opener, USA teen Tiafoe ousts Zverev

Nadal - beaten in the last 16 in Montreal last week - will face fellow Spaniard Albert Ramos-Vinolas after extending his head-to-head record against Gasquet to 15-0. "For sure, even if I didn't win a tournament, I'm very happy that I'm getting deep into the tournament". "I don't have words to say". Barty, who is ranked No.

Sports Tottenham sign Davinson Sanchez from Ajax
Author: 0 Tottenham sign Davinson Sanchez from Ajax

Sanchez, who started against Manchester United in the Europa League final in May, would become Spurs' first signing of the summer. The Guardian report expects Pochettino's side to confirm their first signing in the coming days with the Colombian centre-back expected to sign a five-year deal.

Sports Derek Jeter, wife Hannah, welcome baby girl, Bella Raine
Author: 0 Derek Jeter, wife Hannah, welcome baby girl, Bella Raine

Major League Baseball great Derek Jeter and wife Hannah Davis Jeter have welcomed their first child, a baby girl, The Players' Tribune shared on Twitter Friday. The 26-year-old fashion model and Yankee legend tied the knot in Napa last summer. They will must be some solid little individuals. Big moments have a amusing way of doing that, I think - of getting you to look over your shoulder and reflect.

Sports What James Franklin's contract extension means for Penn State Football
Author: 0 What James Franklin's contract extension means for Penn State Football

Franklin was set to enter the 2017 season with two years left on his contract with a base salary of $1.6 million with overall compensation reaching $4.3 million before performance related bonuses. The deal also helps protect Penn State in the event that Franklin keeps churning out 11-win seasons and gets pursued by the National Football League, where Franklin has experience as a receivers coach.

Sports Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Jameis Winston leads win over Jacksonville Jaguars
Author: 0 Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Jameis Winston leads win over Jacksonville Jaguars

Henne entered late in the second quarter after Bortles played four series that ended in punts. Marrone told ESPN at halftime that he was upset with the entire offense, emphasizing he felt all 11 players struggled and not just Bortles. Defensive tackle Sheldon Day and end Dante Fowler had sacks in the first half, but for the most part Winston had plenty of time to throw, which is why he had only eight incompletions.

Sports School Districts Prepare for Class Outside to Watch Solar Eclipse
Author: 0 School Districts Prepare for Class Outside to Watch Solar Eclipse

There's really not another place in the solar system where you have a planet with a moon as big as ours is compared to the Earth, everything being at the right relative distance so the moon can cover up the sun . Other drivers may be attempting to watch the eclipse and drive at the same time . But many people will view the eclipse from their backyards, or at locations not far from home or work.

Sports Hansen dismisses fresh Aaron Smith allegations
Author: 0 Hansen dismisses fresh Aaron Smith allegations

Australia: Israel Folau; Henry Speight, Samu Kerevi, Kurtley Beale, Curtis Rona; Bernard Foley, Will Genia; Sean McMahon, Michael Hooper (capt), Ned Hanigan; Adam Coleman, Rory Arnold; Allan Alaalatoa, Stephen Moore, Scott Sio. "I don't know if he confronted me", said Hansen. Aaron Smith and his partner Teagan Voykovich (Instagram) The All Blacks are preparing for their first Bledisloe Cup test match this weekend.

Sports Former Alabama LB Reuben Foster still struggling with shoulder issues
Author: 0 Former Alabama LB Reuben Foster still struggling with shoulder issues

You want to know about everybody". He wanted to go last week but the plan was Green Bay, so we're going to stick with that plan. No matter which quarterback wins the job, Elway recognizes that he will not be a finished product. With Jamaal Charles not making his preseason debut until next week against the Packers, Stevan Ridley will get another opportunity for extensive work Saturday against the 49ers.

Sports Moorhead's Matt Cullen Rejoining Wild for his 20th Season
Author: 0 Moorhead's Matt Cullen Rejoining Wild for his 20th Season

The contract is worth $1 million, and Cullen can earn up to $700,000 in bonuses. "But I fully expect this will be the last one". He also went to high school in Minnesota and played two seasons for St. The Star Tribune reported Cullen was deciding between the Penguins and Wild. His 19-year National Hockey League career has been spent across eight teams, including a three-season stint with the Wild from 2010-2013.

Sports Lukaku hopes to score again in Man United-Swansea clash
Author: 0 Lukaku hopes to score again in Man United-Swansea clash

Martial could start in United's clash against Swansea on Saturday and the Frenchman says he wants to win the title this season. Personally, my main goal is to win titles and medals, of course. United top the embryonic Premier League table after a single fixture and with Swansea shorn of their two best players - Fernando Llorente is injured and Gylfi Sigurdsson has been sold to Everton - the task facing the Swans is a large one.

Sports Marshawn Lynch gives first interview since starting protest and doesn't disappoint
Author: 0 Marshawn Lynch gives first interview since starting protest and doesn't disappoint

According to Del Rio, Lynch told him, "It's not a form of anything other than me being myself". Lynch's response could be a metaphor or an original way to sidestep the question. When asked about it Thursday, Lynch rambled about nothing in particular and gave no real answer about his motivations. The new Raiders running back said that's been the hardest part of coming out of retirement.

Sports Raiders' Sean Smith arrested, charged with assault in Pasadena
Author: 0 Raiders' Sean Smith arrested, charged with assault in Pasadena

Oakland Raiders cornerback Sean Smith was reportedly arrested Thursday and charged with felony assault stemming from allegations that he was involved in a physical altercation with his sister's boyfriend July 4. Smith's attorney, Daniel Rosenberg told NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport that Smith "has maintained his innocence and will enter a plea of not guilty".

Sports Everton boss Koeman refuses to rule out move for Diego Costa
Author: 0 Everton boss Koeman refuses to rule out move for Diego Costa

A reflection of each flashpoint's seriousness was marked by the image of each steward in front of the advertising hoardings not even turning to look at the celebrations when Idrissa Gueye calmly rolled in Everton's second goal after Michael Keane had opened the scoring.

Sports NI judge dismisses same-sex marriage cases
Author: 0 NI judge dismisses same-sex marriage cases

Speaking after the judgment, Director of The Rainbow Project John O'Doherty said: "Of course, we would prefer that the Northern Ireland Assembly were in a position to grant these rights; the Assembly is not now functioning". Campaigners have now called on Prime Minister Theresa May, in the absense of the Executive at Stormont, to amend the UK's marriage legislation to make it applicable in Northern Ireland.