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Hamilton, the 32-year-old Mercedes racer from Hertfordshire, ended the day in P6, with Bottas in P7 when the afternoon session was suspended due to a red flag. Frenchman Pierre Gasly , who made his F1 debut this weekend after being drafted in as replacement for an underperforming Russian Daniil Kvyat at Toro Rosso , was the 15th fastest.
  • Real Madrid refuse Cristiano Ronaldo's demand for new contract

    Real Madrid refuse Cristiano Ronaldo's demand for new contract

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    The auto, which is valued at around GBP 1.85million, approximately 17 crores in Indian Rupees, features a CR7 logo on the headrests. Ronaldo shared a picture and a video on his Instagram account of the stunning auto. In the video, Ronaldo can be seen driving his new Buggati with son, Cristiano Jr, giving him company in the passenger seat. After helping fire the La Liga champions to a 3-1 win over Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday, Ronaldo was said to have brought his wishes to the ...
  • Milwaukee Brewers Down St. Louis Cardinals 5-3 At Busch Stadium

    Milwaukee Brewers Down St. Louis Cardinals 5-3 At Busch Stadium

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    The loss assures the Cardinals of a third place finish in the National League Central, and they'll play the Brewers Saturday afternoon at 3:15. Romano is 0-2 with a 9.00 ERA in two appearances (one start) against Milwaukee and allowed seven runs (six earned) and eight hits in five innings during a loss on August 13.
  • Dennis Schroder Arrested For Misdemeanor Battery

    Dennis Schroder Arrested For Misdemeanor Battery

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    Atlanta Hawks guard Dennis Schroder was arrested and charged with misdemeanor battery in Atlanta , following a fight at a bar. [The victim] was shielded from the offenders by [security] and others at the door. Schroder is entering his fifth season with the Hawks, and he became one of the centerpieces of the franchise previous year when the team made him the starting point guard.
  • Now it's Doug Fister's chance to clinch AL East for Red Sox

    Now it's Doug Fister's chance to clinch AL East for Red Sox

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    The Red Sox, meanwhile, this year are the second best at 61.9 percent. The Astros remained one game behind the Cleveland Indians for the league's best record, a deficit that was in reality two games because Cleveland owns the tiebreaker thanks to a 5-1 season series win.
  • Central Florida leaders working to create reception center for displaced Puerto Ricans

    Central Florida leaders working to create reception center for displaced Puerto Ricans

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    Russel Honore, highly lauded for commanding the military response after another big storm, Hurricane Katrina in 2005, said the military deployments to Puerto Rico should have begun at least four days earlier. On Wednesday, Trump suggested again that he would not waive the restriction. CharityNavigator.org and the Better Business Bureau's Give.org have lists of charities that meet their standards and focus on Hurricane Maria relief.
  • Mets and Phillies to play in 2018 MLB Little League Classic

    Mets and Phillies to play in 2018 MLB Little League Classic

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    It is also worth noting that such an event directly coincides with the Little League World Series . The MLB players arrived early in the day and took part in activities tied to the Little League World Series. The outfield fence was padded and marked with game-special logos, as was the field. Hundreds without tickets sat lined on a hill outside the stadium on the third base side.
  • Phillies, Mets to play in 2018 MLB Little League Classic

    Phillies, Mets to play in 2018 MLB Little League Classic

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    The first installment of the Little League Classic was played this year between the Cardinals and Phillies at Bowman Field, the home of the the Phillies' Class A squad. Major League Baseball put more than $1 million into the project, paying for and helping maintain the new grass playing surface. A large video screen was erected in left-center.
  • Phillies set to play in the Little League Classic next August

    Phillies set to play in the Little League Classic next August

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    This year's event in Williamsport was a special experience. On Friday, they announced the date, teams, and location of the second ever Little League Classic: August 19, 2018 , the Philadelphia Phillies and the New York Mets , and Historic Bowman Field in Williamsport, Pa.
  • Phillies and Mets to play in 2018 Little League Classic

    Phillies and Mets to play in 2018 Little League Classic

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    In 2017, Major League Baseballl held their first Little League Classic game in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. It is also the home of Philadelphia's Single-A club, the Williamsport Crosscutters. The event was a huge hit with the Little Leaguers as they got to meet some of the game's biggest stars. "We are pleased to once again have the opportunity to help create these special memories next August", said MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred.
  • Phillies will play in Williamsport in 2018

    Phillies will play in Williamsport in 2018

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    Local youth baseball and softball players, coaches and parents will also be invited. Pittsburgh beat St. Louis 6-3 before a crowd of 2,596 at Bowman Field on August 20. In addition, the Phillies and Mets will attend the Little League World Series games earlier in the day, continuing the tradition of growth for youth baseball around the world.
  • New Senate GOP budget could pave way for tax rewrite

    New Senate GOP budget could pave way for tax rewrite

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    The budget proposal would still allow Republicans to pursue a much narrower attack on the Affordable Care Act, including repealing the individual mandate to purchase coverage. That decision essentially punts health care down the road until the next budget season, around April, when they can again try to pass it under the special reconciliation rules.
  • Louisville puts Pitino, AD Jurich on leave amid scandal

    Louisville puts Pitino, AD Jurich on leave amid scandal

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    Pitino has not been implicated in the scheme, but after news broke Tuesday there was a sense in Louisville that enough was enough. "From our first conversation in March, Athletic Director Josh Whitman and I have shared a mutual commitment to Illinois Men's Basketball upholding the highest standards of integrity".
  • Washington State Cougars host USC Trojans in Pullman

    Washington State Cougars host USC Trojans in Pullman

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    After being briefly benched and injured against Boise State, Falk has been effective in the last two games. Falk has 103 career touchdowns, two behind former OR quarterback Marcus Mariota and now trails only Barkley, who threw 116 touchdowns from 2009-12.
  • Pete Mackanin out as Phillies manager, will finish out 2017

    Pete Mackanin out as Phillies manager, will finish out 2017

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    Harvey, who was trying to come back after June 2016 surgery to address the symptoms of Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, allowed four runs on seven hits in four innings. Dominic Smith brought the Mets back within a run, 4-2, with a solo home run in the top of the fifth on Lively's second mistake of the evening. Mets: RHP Jacob deGrom was scratched from his final start of the season on Saturday night because of stomach illness symptoms, according to Mets manager Terry Collins.
  • Miami starts fast, leaves no doubt, in dominant victory at Duke

    Miami starts fast, leaves no doubt, in dominant victory at Duke

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    But since that was 46.7 against Army last October in a game played in a Hurricane Matthew's drenching downpour and howling winds, it can be thrown out. The play was very similar to the game-changing touchdown Richards made in the 2016 Russell Athletic Bowl against West Virginia. A host of National Football League scouts were watching warmups, and about a dozen of them were clustered at one corner of the field.
  • Nebraska leads IL at the half

    Nebraska leads IL at the half

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    There is something about a night game that gets me excited as a fan. "We just looked good". The first came courtesy of De'Mornay Pierson-El. Pierson-El would catch three balls in the first half for 84 yards and ended the night with four catches for 94 yards.
  • Lewis Hamilton: 'Formula 1 losing toughest race on calendar'

    Lewis Hamilton: 'Formula 1 losing toughest race on calendar'

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    First there was the fallout in the wake of his social media support of recent protesting by American athletes, and his implied criticism of U.S. president Donald Trump. There is a gremlin in the auto. "Obviously, on Sunday all three of us were unhappy but you move on". "It is good but it is because it is the final race and we have reduced the ticket price for Malaysians by more than 82 percent".
  • Some NE Patriots Protest Trump's Comments By Taking A Knee

    Some NE Patriots Protest Trump's Comments By Taking A Knee

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    I'm never one that says, 'Oh, that's wrong or that's right.' But I do believe in what I believe in, and I believe in bringing people together and respect and love and trust. "That's what makes us all so special". In terms of the coaching staff, Bill Belichick, when asked about it by the Panthers media brigade, brushed it aside fairly quickly.
  • OJ Simpson's Prison Release Date Is Almost Here

    OJ Simpson's Prison Release Date Is Almost Here

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    Simpson, 70, was granted parole in July after serving nine years of a 33-year sentence for kidnapping and armed robbery in Las Vegas. She also claims that he would be a financial burden to the police force due to his notoriety, TMZ reports.
  • Ty Montgomery not as injured as feared

    Ty Montgomery not as injured as feared

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    The Packers announced he suffered a knee injury Thursday, but he will have time to heal, with their next game coming October 8. The Packers receiver was taken off on a stretcher in the third quarter. Williams carried four times for 11 yards and did not look as explosive as Jones, nor did he create as much for himself. Jamaal Williams would be next in line in the Packers backfield, with Aaron Jones potentially seeing work as well.