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Sport Rep. Meadows Calls For Cut To Congressional Budget Office
Author: 0 Rep. Meadows Calls For Cut To Congressional Budget Office

Rep. Morgan GriffithMorgan GriffithCBO survives two House amendments targeting funding Federal employee union offers defense of CBO House to vote on proposals taking aim at CBO MORE (R-Va.) is offering an amendment to the spending bill being considered this week in the House that would use the recently-revived Holman rule to cut funding from specific CBO employees involved in scoring bills.

Sport Hull City receives second Chelsea loan army reinforcement
Author: 0 Hull City receives second Chelsea loan army reinforcement

Hull head coach Leonid Slutsky had earlier this summer revealed he may use his close relationship with Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich to help bring in players. Michael Hector joined the Blues from Reading in August 2015 but has yet to make his debut for the Premier League champions. Hull City are still struggling to make up the numbers in their squad following their relegation from the Premier League but slowly and steadily have been making signings to improve their squad, ...

Sport AC Milan Confirm Talks With Diego Costa's Agent
Author: 0 AC Milan Confirm Talks With Diego Costa's Agent

The striker is not part of Conte's plans for this season, having threatened to quit Chelsea back in January. The Spain striker appears to have no future at Stamford Bridge as he is yet to return to Chelsea after his summer break. Chelsea finished the last season on the top of the Premier League table with a seven point lead to trailing Tottenham Hotspur. 'We went to see [Costa's agent] Jorge Mendes; there is a lot you can talk to him about.

Sport Alvaro Morata makes Chelsea debut but Premier League champions lose to Bayern
Author: 0 Alvaro Morata makes Chelsea debut but Premier League champions lose to Bayern

The Bundesliga champions raced into a three-goal lead in Singapore , opening the scoring through Rafinha's long-range strike after only six minutes. "The manager told me to go left wing-back and I can play left-wing-back if needed, especially in a pre-season game ", he said. "But after that in the second half we got a bit better", he said.

Sport Andrei Markov Not Returning To Canadiens
Author: 0 Andrei Markov Not Returning To Canadiens

Andrei Markov has played his final game with the Montreal Canadiens. After spending all 16 years of his National Hockey League career calling Montreal home, Markov was informed by the club that it will not be re-signing him for the upcoming 2017-18 season.

Sport LaMelo Ball-Zion Williamson game almost canceled at Adidas Uprising
Author: 0 LaMelo Ball-Zion Williamson game almost canceled at Adidas Uprising

In total, Adidas reportedly estimates that between 3,000-4,000 people were at the game, with an additional 1,500 waiting outside. Organizers were anxious that the game would be canceled due to the massive turnout, but local police gave event organizers the green light only a minute before game time.

Sport Milan, Biglia:
Author: 0 Milan, Biglia: "Il mio idolo è sempre stato Redondo"

In caso di impegni ufficiali prima dell'11 agosto (come accade al Milan con l'Europa League ), bisogna dare delle garanzie in anticipo. L'amministratore delegato Marco Fassone lo ha annunciato ieri mattina: "Abbiamo consegnato le liste per la Uefa ".

Sport Kahne Survives Wild Finish To Win Brickyard 400
Author: 0 Kahne Survives Wild Finish To Win Brickyard 400

Kahne proved everyone wrong on Sunday at the Brickyard. Kahne was way outside of the top 16 in points and his only realistic way to qualify for the post-season was to win a race. None of it makes any sense. "My Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Kyle Busch said he had a ride lined up for the Indianapolis 500 back on Memorial Day weekend", Hamlin said.

Sport Spooner signs one-year contract with Bruins
Author: 0 Spooner signs one-year contract with Bruins

Yet another skater has come to terms on a new deal ahead of a completed arbitration hearing, as the Boston Bruins and forward Ryan Spooner have managed to hammer out a new bridge deal for the coming National Hockey League season. "We are pleased with the process and are happy to have Ryan's contract resolved", Bruins general manager Don Sweeney said. When on his game, Spooner is a skilled offensive talent, especially on the power play.

Sport Sauber and Honda agree to cancel 2018 F1 engine contract
Author: 0 Sauber and Honda agree to cancel 2018 F1 engine contract

The team has been using Ferrari power units for the longest time now, but retained the last year's units for this season, which has seen a major slump in Sauber's performance over the season. Sauber have announced they will break off their intended engine supply deal with Honda , which was due to begin from next season. The termination raises the stakes in McLaren's own deliberations over whether to stick with Honda in 2018.

Sport Galaxy part company with Onalfo, reappoint Schmid
Author: 0 Galaxy part company with Onalfo, reappoint Schmid

Onalfo has overseen a dismal run of form as the club sit ninth in the Western Conference on a five-game losing streak with the news of his sacking first reported by the LA Times . Onalfo went 6-10-4 after being promoted from their developmental squad when longtime Galaxy coach Bruce Arena went to the US national team. " In the city of Los Angeles and throughout North America, the LA Galaxy are the iconic standard of success and innovation within soccer ", said Schmid.

Sport Rays acquire LHP Dan Jennings for prospect
Author: 0 Rays acquire LHP Dan Jennings for prospect

Jennings is expected to join the Rays in NY for tonight's game, so a 25-man roster move will have to be made as well. Jennings has posted a 3-1 mark with a 3.45 ERA and 38 strikeouts in 48 appearances (44 1/3 innings) this season. 100 IP) with a 2.33 ERA (33-ER/127.2-IP), trailing Zach Britton (1.41) of the Baltimore Orioles and Andrew Miller (1.65) of the Yankees and Indians.

Sport Fiorentina, Antognoni:
Author: 0 Fiorentina, Antognoni: "Kalinic interessa al Milan, pensiamo a Simeone"

Non può che essere amaro Antognoni nel valutare la situazione del mercato della Fiorentina , tradita dai suoi giocatori: " Ormai oggi conta solo la volontà del calciatore - ha spiegato - Bernardeschi , ad esempio, è partito perché ha manifestato la volontà di non firmare nuovi contratti con noi".

Author: 0 Lazio: colpo in difesa, ma l'ex Juventus arriverà solo a gennaio

La trattativa per portare l'uruguaiano nella capitale a parametro zero è in stato avanzato e rimane soltanto da trovare l'accordo economico con il giocatore: le richieste del Pelado non dovrebbero essere altissime, specie dopo i problemi fisici lamentati nelle ultime stagioni e l'unica presenza registrata in maglia Saints in questi mesi.

Sport Risky brain disease much more common in football players than previously thought
Author: 0 Risky brain disease much more common in football players than previously thought

Most worrisome, even among those who only played football in high school, almost a quarter of them tested positive for that disease. It was discovered by a pathologist named Bennet Omalu and brought to the public eye when he published the first documented evidence of the disease after a thorough study of former Pittsburgh Steeler, Mike Webster.

Sport L'UEFA avvisa il Milan:
Author: 0 L'UEFA avvisa il Milan: "Chi compra deve prevedere un rientro"

Le cifre che girano per gli ultimi affari in Europa stanno allarmando la Uefa che starebbe pensando di rimodulare il fair play finanziario: la Gazzetta racconta che il presidente Ceferin sta lavorando a soluzioni come una percentuale sugli ingaggi e/o sul cartellino dei giocatori , il tetto salariale , il limite alle rose .

Sport F1 | Vettel:
Author: 0 F1 | Vettel: "Consapevoli di poter lottare per la vittoria"

Nel frattempo, dopo oltre due anni in rosso e cinquanta gare sotto l'egida del Cavallino Rampante, è tempo di bilanci. " Non credo che ci sia nessuna fretta, non credo che nemmeno il team abbia fretta, ho visto il contratto e credo che non ci sia nessun problema ".

Sport Philippines and China Plan Joint Energy Project
Author: 0 Philippines and China Plan Joint Energy Project

His predecessor Benigno Aquino had sought the ruling and in 2015 suspended Philippine exploration activities at Reed Bank, where Manila's claims overlap those of China. "We haven't mapped out the initial deployments yet but, yes, you would expect to see these carriers in the India Pacific Ocean, this part of the world because it is in this part of the world we see increasing tension, increasing challenges", Fallon told the Australia Broadcasting Corporation.

Sport 'Will launch nuclear strike on China if Trump orders it'
Author: 0 'Will launch nuclear strike on China if Trump orders it'

Admiral Scott Swift gave this expected but ominous answer to a hypothetical question posed to him by an academic at a security conference at the Australian National University on Thursday. 'The premise of the question was ridiculous'. The biennial Talisman Saber exercise involved 36 warships including the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan , 220 aircraft and 33,000 military personnel.

Sport Chelsea tried to buy Kyle Walker - Conte reveals
Author: 0 Chelsea tried to buy Kyle Walker - Conte reveals

He's a complete player. "We conceded three goals in half-hour and it's not simple, it was a hard situation but the reaction was very good", Conte admitted. "That's what you get with a homegrown player and that's why people love Harry Kane and sing that he's one of our own." explained Levy. "The first thing they should have is good patience.

Sport China warns Botswana over Dalai Lama's visit
Author: 0 China warns Botswana over Dalai Lama's visit

China on Wednesday slammed Botswana for going ahead with the Dalai Lama's visit despite its strong objection, saying it will not accept foreign countries' interference in China's internal affairs and harming Beijing's interests. He says he is merely seeking greater rights, including religious freedom and genuine autonomy. It is not yet confirmed whether Botswana's President Ian Khama will meet with the Dalai Lama, but the leader will "extend basic courtesies" for the Nobel Peace ...

Sport Rooney ready for 'emotional' European debut with Everton
Author: 0 Rooney ready for 'emotional' European debut with Everton

During Rooney's first spell with the Toffees , he didn't get the chance to represent the club on a European stage, but he will get the opportunity to do so on Thursday evening. Obviously I won the trophy a year ago so I'm hoping as a club we can go far and, you never know, try to win it. 'The first game back will be an emotional day for me and I'm looking forward to it.

Sport Barcelona Vs. Manchester United Live Stream
Author: 0 Barcelona Vs. Manchester United Live Stream

Usually when a Jose Mourinho team is on the receiving end of a defeat, the Portuguese manager can usually be found using 10 minutes and 20,000 words to call the match officials a bunch of cheating, corrupt, conspiring bastards in his post-match interview.

Sport Du Plessis warning to England debutant Westley
Author: 0 Du Plessis warning to England debutant Westley

Sometimes there is a moment in the game that flicks a switch with me - it's more with my bowling than batting. But, preparing for his third Test match as England captain on Thursday at The Oval , said he had since spoken to his mentor Vaughan and accepted the comments were "a little bit" constructive.

Sport Injury forces tennis ace Novak out for season
Author: 0 Injury forces tennis ace Novak out for season

Not many has expected Federer and Nadal to dominated the way they have at the start of the season, especially after Djokovic and Andy Murray reached the final of season-opening tournament in Qatar. Djokovic headed for Tiegeresque-fall? Djokovic takes time off the courts. The remarkable series has come to an end. Djokovic, 30, said at Wimbledon that the elbow had bothered him to varying degrees over the past year and a half, which may be the simplest explanation for his slide from the ...

Sport Baltimore Ravens offensive lineman John Urschel to retire
Author: 0 Baltimore Ravens offensive lineman John Urschel to retire

He had been pursuing a PHD in mathematics from MIT as well. He would go on to start 13 games for Baltimore over the course of the last three seasons while suiting up at both the guard and center positions. In addition to football, Urschel, a Penn State graduate, is also recognized for his accomplishments away from the gridiron. John Urschel may have the greatest mind in the NFL .

Sport Parramatta great tackles cancer battle
Author: 0 Parramatta great tackles cancer battle

Kenny's stepson Riley Hilditch shattered his C5 vertebrae after hitting his head on a trip away to Chittaway Bay, on the New South Wales central coast. He is considered one of Parramatta's greatest ever players. Despite only playing one year for Wigan, in 1985, he will go down as one of the greatest players to ever wear the cherry and white.

Sport Man United's desire for a new right back increases after Barcelona defeat
Author: 0 Man United's desire for a new right back increases after Barcelona defeat

But Mourinho said it was good to lose and that he didn't want his team to go unbeaten on their tour. "I'm sure he's going to be very, very good for Everton and Everton is going to be very, very good for him" added Mourinho . There was also time for Mourinho during his press conference to lavish some praise on star midfielder Paul Pogba . "With Messi and Neymar , there is only one [of each]".

Sport Jordan Reed to Start Season on PUP List
Author: 0 Jordan Reed to Start Season on PUP List

He didn't end last season with any physical issues, so the news is concerning to fans of the team. Once players on the list are medically cleared, they can immediately join team practices. Fans (and fantasy football players ) hope the stint on the PUP is not foreshadowing another injury-plagued year. However, if he's on the PUP list at the start of the season, he could be looking at missing the first six weeks.

Sport Umpire Ejects Adrian Beltre After He Moves the Batter's Box
Author: 0 Umpire Ejects Adrian Beltre After He Moves the Batter's Box

Beltre may have felt emboldened to attempt the stunt because, with Miami holding an 18-6 lead in the eighth, the game had long since gotten away from Texas. Davis immediately ejected Beltre from the game, and manager Jeff Banister was tossed after coming out and arguing at length. It's one of the funniest things I've ever seen.

Sport Torino: l'offerta di Cairo per blindare Belotti
Author: 0 Torino: l'offerta di Cairo per blindare Belotti

La società granata ha proposto un lauto ritocco all'ingaggio della punta della nazionale (tre milioni di euro bonus compresi) che è pronta a ripartire con entusiasmo, come dimostrato in questi primi giorni di allenamento, dove l'impegno non è mai mancato e nelle amichevoli si è tradotto in goal puntuali.

Sport Milan, Montella:
Author: 0 Milan, Montella: "Bacca, Paletta e Sosa out? Esclusioni dovute a"

Dovremo essere aggressivi per non lasciare libere linee di passaggio. L'impatto dei nuovi acquisti: "Sono arrivati tutti calciatori molto buoni, mix tra giovani e meno giovani. Parola a Giacomo Bonaventura: "Essere qui, sul palcoscenico dell'Europa League , mi rende molto felice perchè lo scorso anno mi sono fermato sul più bello".

Sport Wallaby skipper Moore calls an end to international career
Author: 0 Wallaby skipper Moore calls an end to international career

Moore will play one more season of Super Rugby with the Queensland Reds before retiring from the sport altogether. Moore, who played in three World Cups, was appointed Wallabies captain in 2014 by then-coach Ewen McKenzie but his tenure was put on ice when he suffered a season-ending knee injury against France in their opening Test of the year.