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Bellingham OKs resolution against Dakota Access pipeline

Dalrymple said the announcement last Friday from three federal agencies to temporarily pause construction on U.S. Army Corps of Engineers land north of the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation has "extended indefinitely the period of time necessary to bring the issue to a resolution".

Rays 3, Blue Jays 5: Archer can't catch a break

I wouldn't say my stuff is exactly where I want it to be. Evan Longoria had an RBI double. Roberto Osuna got three outs for his 30th save. Cobb returned to the mound for the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday night and made his first Major League Baseball start since September 28, 2014 against the Toronto Blue Jays.

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte deserves credit for Blues impact, claims Gianfranco Zola

While the result is disappointing for Conte he will continue to be pleased with the fight his side show. Fantastic behaviour. It wasn't easy, it wasn't easy. We have to learn that. "I don't know the extent of the injury [John Terry's injury]". The point, so unlikely while Swansea were outclassed for an hour, provided a welcome fillip for Francesco Guidolin who had been forced to abandon his team's initial formation before the interval.

Madrid keeps formula to try to repeat in Champions League

Asked if bringing Ronaldo back to the club was an aim, De Carvalho told Marca : "Yes, without a doubt, I would love for Ronaldo to end his career here, at home". "People always want to talk about Cristiano", said the Brazilian. Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has been cautious over rushing Ronaldo back, though, and refused to confirm his star man will play 90 minutes after lasting just over an hour at the weekend.

Van Praag will renegotiate Champions League deal if elected

Van Praag, who has said that UEFA must cut costs, said it was not his decision to hold the event in such extravagant surroundings. "Mr Van Praag would provide the strong leadership European football requires", FA vice-chairman David Gill said.

Team USA Hockey Coach: Anyone Sitting for Anthem Sits for Game

Seahawks cornerback Jeremy Lane also sat out the anthem last week, and said he would continue to support the rival quarterback during the National Football League regular season. As much as the players are involved in a highly physical sport, they go home to their families each night, fully secure that their lives are not in danger.

Warriors to sack coach McFadden

McFadden has failed to take the Warriors to the finals in his three seasons as coach. Since taking on the Kiwis coaching role in 2008, Kearney has enjoyed a successful run that has earned New Zealand the number one world ranking, including the 2008 World Cup triumph, 2010 and 2014 Four Nations wins, and victory over the Kangaroos in the 2015 transtasman test.

Ibrahimovic: Give Rashford time and he'll take over everything

Zlatan Ibrahimovic replied for United in the 42nd minute, volleying home after City debutant Claudio Bravo dropped a cross, to set up a thrilling second half of furious, end-to-end action during which De Bruyne struck the post. I say 100 per cent penalty because Otamendi tries to stop the cross in the face of the goal, but the cross comes behind him. He was one of the reasons we played well in the first half.

Angelique Kerber would like to settle into the No. 1 ranking

Newly-minted world No. 1 Angelique Kerber will be out for revenge on Saturday when she takes on first-time grand slam finalist Karolina Pliskova in the US Open title match. The 10th-seeded Pliskova, who eliminated both Williams sisters in the tournament, is bidding for her first Grand Slam title. This time Kerber has the No.1 ranking already secured, and she comes into the final having not lost a set all tournament.

Jamie Murray wins US Open Doubles title

The pair, who won the Australian Open earlier this year, beat Spain's unseeded Pablo Carreno Busta and Guillermo Garcia-Lopez 6-2 6-4 in just 78 minutes. "They are a very tough team, the defending champions, number one in the race, won so many tournaments, incredible level, but I thought we did extremely well".

Vinny O'Connor tour's Anfield's new Main Stand

UK: TV: BT Sport 1. Roberto Firmino scored twice in Liverpool's dominant win over Leicester City at Anfield . Liverpool were one of only two teams to beat Leicester in the league last season , Arsenal being the other, and Klopp thinks they will provide fitting adversaries for the occasion.

Paralympic Games open to theme: 'Heart knows no limits'

The decision to bar the whole team from participation in the Paralympic Games in Rio, which will be held from September 7 to September 18 in Brazil, was unanimously made by the IPC on August 7. Italy's Alex Zanardi had both his legs amputated after a horrific CART crash in Germany 15 years ago and is now aiming to defend his road race and time trial titles in hand cycling's H4 class.

Novak Djokovic close to peak after walkover victory over Jo-Wilfried Tsonga

The heat was clearly having an impact on the match, and after losing the third set, a visibly frustrated Djokovic responded by ripping open his shirt. Djokovic got off to the flawless start in the set. "In this stage of the season, considering some physical issues I have had. this was the scenario that I needed and I wished for", he said.

Sam Allardyce's England get their lucky break

His goal drought continued on Sunday when England were indebted to a late Adam Lallana goal to secure their 1-0 win over Slovakia in Trnava. "He's won everything at Manchester United, more or less, at Champions League and domestic level".

Alex Noren wins European Masters in playoff with Scott Hend

On the first hole of the sudden-death playoff, Hend's tee shot hit the trees again, and that left him a long second. But, from 30 feet and to the delight of the Swiss crowds, Noren duly sank his birdie putt to clinch a sixth career European Tour victory, which moved him to eighth in the Race to Dubai and on course for the best campaign of his career.

Stan Wawrinka, Juan Martin del Potro advance to quarterfinals

Halep, whose best Grand Slam result was a run to the French Open final in 2014, next takes on 11th-seeded Carla Suarez Navarro for a spot in the quarterfinals. Meanwhile, Juan Martin del Potro's summer renaissance continued as the unseeded Argentine advanced to the quarterfinals when Austrian eighth seed Dominic Thiem quit their match with an injury.

Browns to face Eagles rookie QB Carson Wentz in regular-season opener

Chase Daniel , who signed a three-year, $21 million contract in the offseason to play behind Bradford and mentor Wentz, remains the backup. The moment the Eagles believed they had something special in Carson Wentz happened the instant Los Angeles selected Jared Goff with the first pick in the 2016 NFL Draft .

Dimitrov winning again, but now he faces Murray at US Open

The 34-year-old last month matched Steffi Graf's 22-Grand Slam record with a title win at Wimbledon , also breaking the German's longest-ever streak as World No. "To be up there with both men and women is something that's super-rare, and it actually feels good", said Williams, who said she was "really excited" to reach 307.

PGA Tour playoffs get start at The Barclays

And with the playoffs comes the fun of player positioning (Who will move inside the top 100 and make it into the Deutsche Bank Championship field?) and endless scenarios move to the forefront of broadcast window banter. Maguire, one of three amateurs who played in the Olympics, is going into her junior season at Duke. Paired with PGA champion Jimmy Walker and Olympic bronze-medalist Matt Kuchar, McGirt will start the journey Thursday at 12:44 p.m.

Red Bull has 'work to do' to catch Ferrari at Monza

Speaking with the press on the eve of the Italian Grand Prix, however, Verstappen remained defiant. Vettel, however, suggested that Verstappen was also culpable. "The Italian Grand Prix comes at the right time", said Vettel, who finished sixth in Belgium last weekend following a turn-one incident involving Raikkonen and Max Verstappen.

Lawsuit claims Warriors app used to secretly listen in on fans

The beaconing technology, the complaint alleged, is provided by a Signal360, a developer of proximity-related products. The Golden State Warriors App bills itself as the "official" mobile app of the team, and offers team scores and statistics as well as news and video highlights.

5 firefighters injured after tractor-trailer hits fire truck

Police say a tractor-trailer hit a second tractor-trailer, causing the second tractor-trailer to hit a pickup truck. "It was chaotic out here", said NBC10 photo journalist Pete Kane who witnessed the wreck in his rear-view mirror. Firefighters' union president Andrew Thomas told FOX 29 news the big hero is the driver of the fire truck, Joseph Raday. Despite the crash, firefighters could be seen running to help out other motorists.

ECU falls short of Big 12 bid: What's next for the Pirates

The school's athletic teams now compete in the American Athletic Conference, but joining the Big 12 would put the Pirates in one of the Power of Five leagues that have the highest profiles, especially in the sport of football. ESPN is reporting that there are a dozen known schools who survived the first cut, and that is doubled as to what was reported Tuesday night. After reviewing the candidates, Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby and his staff will trim the list to two candidates.

Penn State to Honor Joe Paterno Before Temple Game

Allegations of Sandusky's sexual abuse of children at Penn State football facilities date back to the 1970s. He spent 55 years as head coach of the football team. Unspecified "activities during the game" will take place at Beaver Stadium that day to mark the event, the release states. Paterno, meanwhile, who died of lung cancer in 2012, was sacked in 2011, days after news of the scandal broke.

Felipe Massa to quit F1 at end of season

The 35-year-old has now confirmed that the current campaign will be his last, but he fully intends to enjoy the final eight races of the season, starting with this weekend's Italian Grand Prix in Monza . He will make his 250th race start at his finale in Abu Dhabi this year. It seems Massa has seen the way the F1 wind is blowing, and chosen his moment to go with the utmost dignity.

Man United's Zlatan Ibrahimovic will get extra time off - Jose Mourinho

The 2014 World Cup victor announced his retirement from global football in July and Wednesday's friendly against Finland will be his 121st and last game for his country. Schweinsteiger opened the door to a possible future move to MLS, where the likes of Andrea Pirlo, David Villa and Steven Gerrard ply their trade, but noted that is not an immediate option.

First wins for Arsenal and Leicester, Chelsea thump Burnley

The Switzerland worldwide made his first start in the goalless draw at Leicester but shone as the Gunners beat Watford 3-1 at Vicarage Road. Arsene Wenger is hopeful none of Arsenal's players suffer a setback during the "unwelcome" worldwide break.

Saints adding ex-Browns pass-rusher Kruger

New Orleans has signed veteran pass rusher Paul Kruger , a source told The Advocate. The Saints are reportedly signing the 30-year-old outside linebacker, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport . Robertson has had a great Camp and Preseason since becoming a Saint, and clearly the Saints are banking on the hope that they can get another similar effort from a former Browns defender with Kruger.

Manchester United Confirm Their Second Departure Of Deadline Day

I think he's got the potential to be a cracking midfielder for Hull and just like Keane he'll be hoping for big things under former United assistant manager Mike Phelan. Timothy Fosu-Mensah of Manchester United in action during the Emirates FA Cup Semi Final between Everton and Manchester United at Wembley Stadium on April 23, 2016 in London, England.

Solo decides to end her season with NWSL's Seattle Reign

Soccer had terminated her contract . Effective immediately. Terminated contract. "Not just a suspension", Solo sobs, tapping her finger against the desk like she's trying to bore through it. 1 spot since Solo will be 38 years old when the next World Cup rolls around in 2019. It comes as Solo has announced she will not return to the Seattle Reign this season.