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Sport Trump says Canada, Mexico being 'very difficult' on NAFTA
Author: 0 Trump says Canada, Mexico being 'very difficult' on NAFTA

Mexico is trying to increase trade with Latin America and Asia, and on Monday took part in the first of three days of talks in Australia aimed at reviving the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement, disrupted by the withdrawal of the United States.

Sport Chelsea rebuffed in bid for Bayern Munich defender
Author: 0 Chelsea rebuffed in bid for Bayern Munich defender

Blues boss Antonio Conte is keen to bring in a right-sided player and Chelsea have been considering a number of possible options after missing out on Alex-Oxlade Chamberlain, who joined Liverpool from Arsenal after rejecting a move to Stamford Bridge.

Sport Arsenal Unlikely to Sign Thomas Lemar as Player Resists Move
Author: 0 Arsenal Unlikely to Sign Thomas Lemar as Player Resists Move

With that disclaimer, and with all we were told yesterday about how the club lacks money to pull off "major signings", the Daily Mail is reporting today that Arsenal has made a £90 million bid for Monaco's Thomas Lemar . The Algerian Football Federation announced on Twitter late on Wednesday that Leicester City winger Riyad Mahrez had been given permission to leave the Algeria camp to complete a transfer.

Sport Ambati Rayudu manhandles senior citizen in Hyderabad
Author: 0 Ambati Rayudu manhandles senior citizen in Hyderabad

The senior citizens allege that they were on a walk when Rayudu drove his vehicle at a high speed which even hit one of them. Amabati is further seen holding the senior citizen by the collar and getting into a fist fight as other people tried to separate the two away.

Sport Irish chief of Unifil backed after attack by USA ambassador to UN
Author: 0 Irish chief of Unifil backed after attack by USA ambassador to UN

It also requests that UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres look at ways to increase Unifil's visible presence, through patrols and inspections, but within its existing mandate. "In particular, Unifil commander General Beary's lack of understanding of the threat Hizbullah poses to the region is baffling". France didn't want to put "the delicate balance" of southern Lebanon into question, Gueguen said.

Sport US Open 2017: Caroline Wozniacki unhappy at scheduling of Maria Sharapova matches
Author: 0 US Open 2017: Caroline Wozniacki unhappy at scheduling of Maria Sharapova matches

It's a fair point. Wozniacki was one of the seven women left in the draw with a shot at ending the fortnight as the WTA World No.1, but Makarova dashed those hopes after outlasting the Dane 6-2, 6-7 (5), 6-1. "I've had an fantastic reaction from fans since I've been back, and that's been very special", said the five-time Grand Slam champion. She joins second seed Simona Halep, sixth-seeded defending champion Angelique Kerber of Germany and Britain's Johanna Konta, the seventh seed, in ...

Author: 0 JJ Watt reaches $10M goal for Hurricane Harvey relief

On Thursday morning, Watt was on Twitter again, this time to announce that the fund he set up had reached a major milestone: $10 million. Watt , who plays for the Houston Texans , for example, started a modest fundraising effort over the weekend using his Twitter account.

Sport Beyoncé's Aid For Hurricane Harvey Victims
Author: 0 Beyoncé's Aid For Hurricane Harvey Victims

The Houston native said in a statement to The Houston Chronicle late Monday that "my heart goes out to my hometown, Houston , and I remain in constant prayer for those affected". All my love and strength. On September 28, the "Cranes In The Sky" singer plans to donate the total revenue from a Boston show to the Hurricane Harvey relief.

Sport Beyoncé Promises To
Author: 0 Beyoncé Promises To "Help As Many" Hurricane Harvey Victims With Charity Plan

She has released a statement in which she is saying that she is doing whatever she can to help more than 30,000 people affected by Hurricane Harvey . John's United Methodist Church confirmed that Beyonce has teamed up with him to execute a relief effort for the victims of Hurricane Harvey . Beyonce was born and raised in Houston , and she will not let the hurricane destroy everything she loves there.

Sport Eden Hazard reveals how much Chelsea may sell him
Author: 0 Eden Hazard reveals how much Chelsea may sell him

A thoroughly underwhelming performance in Chelsea's league opener at home to Burnley has since seen the 10-time capped worldwide come in for heavy criticism, and be subsequently replaced by Alvaro Morata in the Blues' starting lineup. Ronald Koeman is a long term admirer of Michy Batshuayi and believes he can get the most out of the 23-year-old. Koeman has huge transfer kitty this summer and the Chelsea striker is thought to be among the manager's priorities.

Sport County game suspended after arrow fired into The Oval
Author: 0 County game suspended after arrow fired into The Oval

Fans at the Oval cricket ground have been evacuated after what was described as a "crossbow bolt" was sacked on to the pitch. With the match meandering towards a draw, the arrow - which had a metal tip - landed on the square, close to the Surrey fielder Ollie Pope, and the players alerted the umpires, who immediately decided the players should leave the field.

Sport Dortmund snap up Manchester City youngster Sancho
Author: 0 Dortmund snap up Manchester City youngster Sancho

Sancho completes his move from Manchester City after walking out on his scholarship deal at City last month, while turning down a professorial contract at the Etihad. The Bundesliga side have gone in front of Manchester United, Arsenal and Tottenham as the most likely destination for the 17-year old. But City were hellbent on not letting him leave for a rival.

Sport National Basketball Association fines Lakers for tampering
Author: 0 National Basketball Association fines Lakers for tampering

The league fined Los Angeles $500,000 for violating the anti-tampering rule with Paul George , the National Basketball Association said in a statement. While it was no secret that the once heralded Western Conference franchise was under investigation by the league , such a fine stems from the team's illegal interest in adding former Indiana Pacers and current Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George .

Sport Fox Kicks Off :06 Units In NFL, Other Programming This Fall
Author: 0 Fox Kicks Off :06 Units In NFL, Other Programming This Fall

Still, ahead of the "Teen Choice Awards" the network was on track to book 30% more ad revenue for the broadcast despite lowering the commercial load by 20%. The effort is being led by Joe Marchese , who was named head of ad sales for Fox Networks Group in May and previously co-founded a digital ad technology firm that was acquired by Twenty-First Century Fox.

Author: 0 Soccer transfer rumors: Thomas Lemar - Arsenal in works

Arsenal will receive £55m plus £5m in add ons for their star forward, who has been desperate to leave for City. Would be amusing if they came back with £50 million and a pound, mind. There could be more outgoings at Arsenal , however, with Lucas Perez and Mathieu Debuchy potentially leaving, while Joel Campbell may depart on another loan deal.

Sport Princess Diana remembered on 20th anniversary of her death
Author: 0 Princess Diana remembered on 20th anniversary of her death

Mr Gourmelon said he was sure Diana would survive. Once you've filled up on backstory, you can also learn more about how Diana's life is still making an impact on the United Kingdom and the world today . A tearful Miss Hoskin said: "I miss her, she was a wonderful woman". A few days later, still unable to sleep, I walked through the flowers of Kensington Palace at 2 am and felt the enormity of the way Diana touched so many people in Britain who felt they knew her personally.

Sport Valuable Price Trends to Observe:: Commercial Metals Company (CMC)
Author: 0 Valuable Price Trends to Observe:: Commercial Metals Company (CMC)

The stock of Commercial Metals Company (NYSE:CMC) is a huge mover today! It has underperformed by 15.45% the S&P500. Commercial Metals's revenue was up 12.6% on a year-over-year basis. Therefore 50% are positive. Commercial Metals Company has a 12-month low of $14.57 and a 12-month high of $24.64. On Wednesday, January 13 the stock rating was reinitiated by Jefferies with "Buy".

Sport Rakeysh Mehra Confirms Cast Of Fanney Khan
Author: 0 Rakeysh Mehra Confirms Cast Of Fanney Khan

The 33-year-old actor is also glad that he is finally working with Prernaa Arora, who will co-produce the film with Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra Productions. Is he nervous about romancing Aishwarya? "There will be lots of workshops and readings once I am back", added Rajkummar Rao, while talking to an entertainment portal.

Sport Arsenal attacker's representatives contact Man United ahead of deadline
Author: 0 Arsenal attacker's representatives contact Man United ahead of deadline

According to well-connected Sky Sports reporter, Kaveh Solhekol, Manchester City officially bid £50 million for Arsenal's star player, Alexis Sanchez , on Tuesday. Arsenal have started seasons poorly in previous years and eventually rescued the situation in the past, but the loss of Sanchez and Oxlade-Chamberlain suggests this ship is sinking at an unprecedented level.

Sport Ohio State football makes donation, will wear 'Houston Strong' on helmets
Author: 0 Ohio State football makes donation, will wear 'Houston Strong' on helmets

Still, even if that's an interesting storyline for this game, Ohio State has much bigger goals for 2017 than simply helping Wilson seek some revenge. "We embrace it and plan to take it head on". You have to roll with the day, you have to sit in your meetings and just be locked in and focused and then try not to get too excited until you're at the stadium.

Sport Nadal not keen to face Federer
Author: 0 Nadal not keen to face Federer

One of the great rivalries in sport, Federer, a five-times US Open victor and Nadal, twice champion, have clashed 37 times over the years, but never have they stood across the net on Flushing Meadows' hardcourts. Told of Nadal's complaint Tuesday, Widmaier agreed "it was loud in there today, especially with the roof closed". The 121st ranked Daniel, who was born in the United States and lives in Spain, was involved in a five-set marathon against American Tommy Paul on Wednesday in match ...

Sport Nadal takes first step towards Federer US Open showdown
Author: 0 Nadal takes first step towards Federer US Open showdown

Nadal and Federer will meet in the semi-finals if both men live up to their seedings. First, when Nadal , the No. 1 seed, and Federer, the No. 3, appeared in the same half of the draw, Nadal was quick to say that he wasn't looking forward to playing his arch-rival, to whom he has lost the last four times, including in this year's Australian Open final.

Sport Everton send private jet for Hajduk Split star Nikola Vlasic
Author: 0 Everton send private jet for Hajduk Split star Nikola Vlasic

The Liverpool Echo is reporting that Vlasic flew into Manchester late on Wednesday ahead of a medical this morning. Toffees boss Ronald Koeman was impressed with the Croatian winger in their Europa League qualifying tie against Split and thinks the 19-year-old could develop into a top player.

Sport Japan beats Australia 2-0 to qualify for 2018 World Cup
Author: 0 Japan beats Australia 2-0 to qualify for 2018 World Cup

A stalemate for Japan would still leave it in a sticky situation heading into next week, as a loss to Saudi Arabia coupled with an Australia win over Thailand would send it to the playoffs. "If you can beat Japan at their home, it's a good indicator that you're a strong team". "We're looking forward to tomorrow night regardless". "Tomorrow's not just about getting a result".

Sport Zverev eliminated in US Open second round
Author: 0 Zverev eliminated in US Open second round

The schedule has been changed at least 5 or 6 times, many players were having problems with warming up, but there isn't much you can do against nature. I was playing against a 20-year-old. Shapovalov will meet Kyle Edmund in the next round - the same player he faced in the Davis Cup when he controversially hit umpire Arnaud Gabas.

Sport What's next for Roger Federer after avoiding scare?
Author: 0 What's next for Roger Federer after avoiding scare?

Federer finally wrapped up the victory in the next game, but Martin Blackman, general manager of player development, said that showed how comfortable Tiafoe is on the big stage. "I always knew I was going to come in rusty or not great". "I think he's going to be really good". Built more like a boxer than a tennis player, Tiafoe possesses bruising power and no little swagger.