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Sports Verizon to Compete With AT&T's FirstNet Emergency Network
Author: 0 Verizon to Compete With AT&T's FirstNet Emergency Network

In March, AT&T won a $6.5 billion federal contract to build FirstNet, which is meant to provide nationwide wireless data coverage and priority access for first responders during emergencies. FirstNet has signed over a dozen states to its plan so far. "Gov. Sandoval's decision to join FirstNet demonstrates his strong commitment to public safety", FirstNet CEO Mike Poth said in a prepared statement.

Sports Bulls expected to buyout Dwyane Wade in next few months
Author: 0 Bulls expected to buyout Dwyane Wade in next few months

However, since the Bulls are focused on a major rebuilding process, having Wade on the roster is not part of their long-term plans. Once Wade is bought out and waived, he will become a free agent and have plenty of options to choose from. Yeah they both played a role in it to some degree, but the bottom line is he should have been treated and appreciated a little bit better, he is D-Wade, that is Wade County, and they would have been in the playoffs previous year if he had been in Miami.

Sports Yasiel Puig after hitting walk-off double for Dodgers
Author: 0 Yasiel Puig after hitting walk-off double for Dodgers

Clayton Kershaw told Darvish to think about the big picture, which is a World Series victory. The Dodgers won Wednesday thanks to a three-run ninth, and they continue to run away with the top record in baseball at 85-34. He struck out a season-low two and walked one in his third game for his new team since being acquired in a deadline deal from Texas last month. Pinch hitter Cody Bellinger singled against Gregory Infante, and scored on Logan Forsythe's second double of the game.

Sports Buccaneers, Rays, Lightning to Help Remove Confederate Statue at Courthouse
Author: 0 Buccaneers, Rays, Lightning to Help Remove Confederate Statue at Courthouse

After a white supremacy rally in Charlottesville, Va . over the weekend descended into chaos, citizens in Tampa asked Hillsborough County on Wednesday to relocate a monument from their city. Originally, the monument was set to be moved to a cemetery, but the Hillsborough County Commission amended a vote to require $140,000 in private money in order to move the monument.

Sports Tottenham facing 20000 empty seats for showdown with London rivals Chelsea
Author: 0 Tottenham facing 20000 empty seats for showdown with London rivals Chelsea

Spurs have relocated Wembley, where they played last season's home Champions League fixtures, while White Hart Lane is being redeveloped, a project which eventually see the north London club return to a new 61,559-capacity venue. Each Spurs match at Wembley is considered by the stadium's Safety Advisory Group on an individual basis, with tickets for Burnley on August 27 now available on general sale as should be those for visit of Swansea on September 16.

Sports Aaron Judge Sets Embarrassing MLB Record In Yankees' Win Over Mets
Author: 0 Aaron Judge Sets Embarrassing MLB Record In Yankees' Win Over Mets

He reached the record in his final at-bat when the Yanks faced their cross-city rival, the New York Mets . "I was told before the game that I tied the record". Aaron Judge has had a memorable rookie season that has included a victory in the Home Run Derby and countless tape-measure home runs . Judge has been in a slump since his jaw-dropping Home Run Derby performance.

Sports McGregor aiming to 'put away' Mayweather in 10 seconds
Author: 0 McGregor aiming to 'put away' Mayweather in 10 seconds

According to White, the estimate for total pay-per-view buys is around 4.9 million, which is 300,000 more buys than for the record-setting fight between Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao in 2015. Commission members - who regulate both UFC and boxing in Nevada - are charged with protecting the health and safety of fighters. He stopped Jose Aldo in 13 seconds to win the UFC featherweight championship at UFC 194, and he needed less than two rounds to beat Eddie Alvarez for the UFC ...

Sports Akmal VS Arthur: PCB issues show cause
Author: 0 Akmal VS Arthur: PCB issues show cause

An PCB official said the show cause had been issued since Umar had breached clauses of his player's contract which bars any player from talking to the media without first taking permission from the authorities. "After this, I went to the head coach". Akmal was dropped for the Champions Trophy in England in June as he failed two fitness tests in as many days.

Sports Boston Red Sox: Mookie Betts caps big game with walk-off
Author: 0 Boston Red Sox: Mookie Betts caps big game with walk-off

Louis Cardinals at Fenway Park . In Bauer's past four starts, he is 3-0 with a 1.88 ERA, allowing six combined runs with 33 strikeouts and four walks. Boston's active roster is a combined 5-for-36 against Lynn, while no Cardinal has more than three career at-bats against Rodriguez. The velocity has ticked back up, and he sat around 93 miles per hour last night, touching 95 miles per hour while throwing a heavy dose of fastballs to a good-hitting Cards team.

Sports Inks eight-year extension with Edmonton
Author: 0 Inks eight-year extension with Edmonton

Toninato, 23, became a college free agent on August 15 after wrapping up a four-year career with Minnesota Duluth in 2016-17, serving as team captain during his senior season. Draisaitl's skill has been obvious since even his failed rookie campaign, but it wasn't until he became McDavid's regular linemate that he fully tapped into that potential.

Sports West Brom boss Pulis: Barry ideal replacement for Fletcher
Author: 0 West Brom boss Pulis: Barry ideal replacement for Fletcher

Baggies boss Tony Pulis hopes that Barry will be a fitting replacement for departed Darren Fletcher . The 36-year-old former England midfielder, who had one year remaining on his contract at Goodison, missed Everton's opening Premier League match of the new season against Stoke because of an ankle problem.

Sports Toronto holds on for victory over Tampa Bay — Blue Jays notebook
Author: 0 Toronto holds on for victory over Tampa Bay — Blue Jays notebook

Stroman (11-6) went 6 1/3 innings, allowing those two runs and six hits while walking three and striking out seven. Chris Rowley will start game four and is 1-0 with a 1.69 ERA and 3 strikeouts this season. Roberto Osuna pitched the ninth and notched his 31st save of the year. Jose Bautista lined an RBI double to right-center field in the third inning to give Toronto a 1-0 lead.

Sports Jaguars Doug Marrone says Blake Bortles is dealing with exhausted arm
Author: 0 Jaguars Doug Marrone says Blake Bortles is dealing with exhausted arm

Bortles came into the offseason knowing he would be throwing quite a bit. Bortles' first pass in 11-on-11 work against Tampa Bay on Monday was tipped and intercepted by cornerback Maurice Fleming. "No, it's not even close ", Bortles said. "I've taken more reps in this camp than probably the last three years all combined", he said. "I think you get better work in these situations", the Jaguars' coach said.

Sports Conte rages at Chelsea's lack of composure in shock defeat
Author: 0 Conte rages at Chelsea's lack of composure in shock defeat

Drinkwater sat out the Foxes' opening day loss against Arsenal last Friday and a move to Stamford Bridge would see him reunite with Kante and possibly reform the midfield partnership that was crucial to City's unexpected title triumph two seasons ago.

Sports Confederate monuments face increased scrutiny across Southern states
Author: 0 Confederate monuments face increased scrutiny across Southern states

As many others also have written, this is one time where the "slippery slope" argument also is definitely applicable: I do quite seriously worry that even before all the Confederate monuments are down, the media will be giving credence to leftist calls to remove anything that honors "slave owners" named Washington, Jefferson, and Madison.

Sports Boateng quits Las Palmas for 'personal reasons'
Author: 0 Boateng quits Las Palmas for 'personal reasons'

The Ghana global netted 10 times in his 28 appearances for the La Liga side last season and was rewarded for his fine form with a new three-year deal. "I will always thank the President, he is like a father to me". "I have received love from these fans, although some will hate me now for this decision", Boateng added.

Sports Manchester City 'have £18m Jonny Evans bid rejected'
Author: 0 Manchester City 'have £18m Jonny Evans bid rejected'

City have already expressed a firm interest in the 29-year-old Northern Ireland worldwide, Press Association Sport understands. And he could move back for more than twice the £8million he was sold for to West Brom by United's then boss Luis van Gaal.

Sports NIA raids PDP lawmaker Yasir Reshi's uncle residence
Author: 0 NIA raids PDP lawmaker Yasir Reshi's uncle residence

The NIA sleuths have raided places in Srinagar , Baramulla and Handwara and operation is still on. The money was being raised to fund separatist and terror activities in Jammu and Kashmir, the NIA had alleged. The NIA spokesman said a lot of incriminating material, suspect financial records and property-related documents and electronic devices including mobile phones, pen drives and hard drives have been seized during the searches at 12 locations in Valley today.