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Daily Archives: 11th October 2017

NFL, NFLPA statement: 'No change in the current policy regarding the anthem'

President Donald Trump is not getting his wish — at least not yet. In a joint statement released on Wednesday, the NFL and NFL Players Association revealed that the league has not enacted a rule that would require players to stand for the national anthem. Here is their statement: “Commissioner Roger Goodell reached out to NFLPA Execut… NFL Headlines

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MEDLAND: COTA gets its game face on

Next week the F1 paddock descends on Circuit of the Americas for what is only the sixth time – and yet it’s already a story of peaks and troughs. From the initial excitement and buzz around the returning United States Grand Prix to questions about local funding, weather disruptions in 2015 and the gamble of last year’s Taylor Swift concert, ...

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NBA coaches must adjust to fewer timeouts and other rule changes

NEW YORK — Mike D’Antoni ran an offensive system known as seven seconds or less, so he likes things fast. Good thing, because NBA coaches find things coming at them more quickly this season. They are losing time and timeouts, with fewer days to prepare before the regular season and fewer chances to talk things over during games. Throw in new ...

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Living Close To Trees May Help You Live Longer: Study

FREDERICTON — A new study suggests having daily exposure to trees and other greenery can extend your life. Dan Crouse of the University of New Brunswick, along with other researchers across Canada and the United States, studied 1.3 million Canadians in 30 cities over an 11-year period. “We found that those who hav… HuffPost Canada – Athena2 – All Posts

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Baseball: Red Sox fire manager Farrell after five seasons

(The Sports Xchange) – The Boston Red Sox fired manager John Farrell on Wednesday, two days after his team was eliminated from the playoffs. Farrell, who managed the Red Sox since 2013, will not return for the 2018 season, president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski announcement. The team said a search for a new manager will begin immediately. Farrell, 55, ...

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Mesut Ozil's agent reveals positive contract talks with Arsenal

Talks over extending Mesut Ozil’s contract at Arsenal are “going in a positive way”, according to the agent of the German midfielder. Ozil could be back in contention for the Gunners’ trip to Watford on Saturday after recovering from a knee injury which kept him out of international duty as Germany secured their place at t… Premier League Football News

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