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Sports Tropical Storm Irma tracking northward while weakening
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Florida Power & Light, the state's major electricity provider, deployed almost 17,000 workers ahead of the storm to assist with restoration. Fort Lauderale police also said they arrested several looters. On Sunday morning, Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn warned residents that they were "about to get punched in the face by this storm". The fifth fatality was reported in Orange County, which is near Orlando, after a vehicle crash that was deemed related to the hurricane.

Sports Shakib requests six-month break from Tests
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The 30-year-old has been instrumental in Bangladesh's recent longer-version successes, be it the drawn series against England last year, his century in the victory in the 100th Test in Sri Lanka and his stellar all-round show in the recent maiden Test win over Australia.

Sports Ancelotti to quit Bayern for China
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The FC crew discuss Thomas Muller's role at Bayern Munich and whether or not his future is away from the club. He only notched five Bundesliga goals in 2016-17 and endured a 999-minute league goal drought. But following Bayern's surprise 2-0 defeat to Hoffenheim yesterday, Basler claims Ancelotti has signed a contract to leave for the Far East in the middle of the European season.

Sports Mayweather vs. McGregor Breaks UK PPV Buys Record
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Instantly after the fight ended, social media entered into a frenzy. Mayweather said he had also gift-wrapped McGregor's seemingly impressive start to the fight. McGregor does plan on returning to the Octagon, though, with a rematch against Nate Diaz long overdue. Many fans have been clamoring for the rubber match in what has been an even split up to this point.

Sports 49ers LB Reuben Foster carted off with ankle injury vs. Panthers
Author: 0 49ers LB Reuben Foster carted off with ankle injury vs. Panthers

BILLS ARE NEXT: The Panthers open their home schedule Sunday against a Buffalo team that's also 1-0 - which happens to be the same record Sean McDermott sports as a head coach. There was a guy here and a guy there, it was always one guy that seems like it wasn't doing their job. I thought it was pretty red-flag-y early on. Foster limped back to the sidelines later without any help from crushes or the medical staff.

Sports Darby reportedly out several weeks
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Robert Anderson in Charlotte. After being carted off the field in Sunday's season opener with an apparent ankle injury, Philadelphia Eagles corner Ronald Darby is reportedly out 4-6 weeks, according to the NFL Network. "But, you know, that's the procedure you have to go in, let them look at it, and then they make the decision". The best hope is Darby suffered a subtalar ankle dislocation without fracture and could come back this season.

Sports Be wary of the trenches during Saints-Vikings
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As for the game itself, New Orleans' boosted offense would have its hands full with Minnesota's stingy defense. The 38-year-old Brees, who led the National Football League in passing yards for the seventh time with 5,208 last season, said during the summer that he is not focused on his contract status.

Sports Chargers begin LA era against Broncos
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TIME: 8:20 p.m. What does the Monday night doubleheader have in store to close the festivities? That game set the tone of the year when the Chargers rallied from a 24-6 deficit, thanks in part to Stanley Richard returning an interception 99 yards for a score just before halftime.

Author: 0 Bears to put Kevin White on injured reserve with a broken shoulder

It looks like Kevin White will join his teammate on injured reserve. If White indeed broke his collarbone and gets season-ending surgery, it will mark the third straight year that he has suffered a season-ending injury. White, 25, was selected with the No. 7 overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft. Cameron Meredith (knee ligaments) was lost for the 2017 season in August and Markus Wheaton (finger surgery) is not ready to return.

Sports Fournette, strong defense lead Jaguars over Texans 29-7
Author: 0 Fournette, strong defense lead Jaguars over Texans 29-7

He didn't waste any time getting going, throwing a 4-yard touchdown pass to DeAndre Hopkins on his first drive to cut the lead to 19-7 early in the third quarter. The 37-year-old Palmer threw three interceptions, including a pick-six that put the Lions ahead, 35-17, late in the fourth period. The Texans were also without receivers Will Fuller , who has a broken collarbone, and Jaelen Strong , who served a one-game suspension for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy.

Sports West Ham vs Huddersfield Preview in Monday Night Football
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David Wagner's side are making an impact in their first Premier League season (Picture: Getty Images)What TV channel is West Ham v Huddersfield on? We said to the guys we would go back to basics, we had to keep the clean sheet and stop them from having the ball in unsafe areas.

Sports Baker Mayfield apologizes for 'flag plant' after win
Author: 0 Baker Mayfield apologizes for 'flag plant' after win

He falls out of the Heisman race with his performance in this game. "It should have been something I did in the locker room and so I apologize for doing it in the middle of the field". Meyer was unequivocal on one point. Mayfield, a senior, won't be coming back to Columbus in his career, and he wouldn't be welcome if he did. Barrett took plenty of blame, but abandoning the tailbacks might be the single biggest culprit in the loss.

Sports De Boer believes Palace deserved the three points
Author: 0 De Boer believes Palace deserved the three points

As a matter of fact, according to OptaJoe, the last time any team achieved such infamy was in the 1924/25 season when Preston also lost four without finding the back of the net. Media reports have suggested that former Ajax and Inter Milan coach De Boer , in his first season at the club, could find himself sacked soon but he denied he had received any kind of ultimatum from Palace.

Sports Klopp hasn't addressed key problems at Liverpool
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And if then Nicolas Otamendi had seen the second yellow he likely deserved when he clattered cleats and knees and ankles into Sadio Mané's chest, City would have been the ones down to ten men. "You have to take what you get and make the best of it". De Bruyne's pass released Aguero to round Simon Mignolet and open the scoring in the 24th minute and his cross from the left was headed in by Jesus in first-half stoppage time .

Sports Koeman: 'Not realistic' for Everton FC to rival Spurs yet
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Yes, yes, yes, yes - Batistuta was a killer. "He's a very good player who's strong defensively and can attack as well". "But for me ok I put Batistuta there (raises hand above other) and Harry (just below), but Harry can be better (than him)".

Sports Sweet 16 as Rafael Nadal describes his 'very special year'
Author: 0 Sweet 16 as Rafael Nadal describes his 'very special year'

Rafa Nadal has always been king of the Paris clay but he was just as dominant on NY hardcourt on Sunday as he collected grand slam title number 16 with a clinical demolition of Kevin Anderson in the U.S. 'Tennis is not all about the Grand Slams, so there are tournaments to come and I'm excited about this last part of the season'. " It is a very special year, no?" "After a couple of years without competing at this very high, high level".

Sports National Football League seeks to have Ezekiel Elliott's injunction lifted by federal appeals court
Author: 0 National Football League seeks to have Ezekiel Elliott's injunction lifted by federal appeals court

An injunction issued in Elliott's favor on Friday said that the star running back can continue to play, because he wasn't afforded a fair hearing to contest the league's initial decision to suspend him. "It's definitely been a tough last 14 months", Elliott said. The timeline for any resolution in court of a potential NFL appeal is not clear, but the league would probably hope for a quick ruling.