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ESPN Sports

Vikings' Sendejo suspended for hit on Wallace
Vikings' Sendejo suspended for hit on Wallace
Sources: Lynch appeal heard; Peters testifies
Sources: Lynch appeal heard; Peters testifies
Suns' Jackson: Hand gesture at fan wasn't gun
Suns' Jackson: Hand gesture at fan wasn't gun
Curry fined $50K over throwing mouthpiece
Curry fined $50K over throwing mouthpiece
Amid trade chatter, WR Bryant calls in sick
Amid trade chatter, WR Bryant calls in sick
GM: Bledsoe likely played final game for Suns
GM: Bledsoe likely played final game for Suns
What's better than a signature win? For Kirk Cousins, 'a signature season'
What's better than a signature win? For Kirk Cousins, 'a signature season'

National News

Fox News  
Day care worker arrested after allegedly slapping toddler, police say
A New York woman was arrested Thursday for allegedly slapping a toddler on multiple occasions at a Long Island day care, police say.
Harvey Weinstein's former assistant breaks NDA to reveal years of harass...
A former assistant to Harvey Weinstein who signed a non-disclosure agreement before accepting a monetary settlement from the movie mogul has decided enough is enough, breaking her silence about his sexual harassment of her.
Fantasy football week 8: scouring the waiver wire
This could be a busy week on the waiver wire as the NFL has six teams on bye in Week 8
With RB Jacques Patrick out for year, FSU begins prep for short-week sho...
FSU will have to replace yet another offensive playmaker with running back Jacques Patrick out.
Cardinals preparing for life without Carson Palmer
Drew Stanton will take over as starting QB; Palmer projected to miss about 8 weeks with broken arm
US general lays out Niger attack details; questions remain
The top U.S. general says the American people, including the families of the fallen soldiers in Niger, deserve answers about this month's deadly ambush.

News Opinion

America's got a skills gap -- Our veterans can fill it
After 30 years in the Army, including multiple tours of duty from Bosnia to Iraq, just three years ago I stared down my most intimidating mission to date: transitioning from the military to the private sector.
Opioid painkillers are killing thousands of Americans -- there are alter...
President Trump has promised a major announcement and action on the opioid abuse crisis in the coming days – welcome news to deal with a growing problem.
What these teen football players did to Old Glory will make you proud to...
A Southern California high school football team honored our military and sent a message to the National Football League with a soul-stirring pre-game entrance to the stadium on Friday.
The NFL protests' hidden lesson: Don't let your brand get hijacked by po...
The NFL allowed players and politicians alike to hijack the brand and turn it into a platform.
Ari Fleischer: Taxes and the rich -- Yes, they pay their fair share, and...
Of all the tall tales told about taxes, the tallest is that the rich don’t pay their fair share.
America must stand up to Putin's aggression and support Ukraine
It has been over three years since Russia illegally annexed Crimea. Yet the international community has barely lifted a finger to restore Ukraine’s sovereignty over Russian-occupied territory in Crimea and the Donbas.
Michael Goodwin: Leave John Kelly alone
It was another week of hunting for witches to burn in Washington.

Liberal News

CBS News  
Trump awards Capt. Gary Rose the Medal of Honor
Capt. Rose received the Medal of Honor for conspicuous gallantry during his time in the Vietnam War
Chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff discloses details about Niger ambush
Gen. Joseph Dunford discussed the ambush in Niger earlier this month that left four U.S. soldiers dead
Fallen soldier's widow speaks for first time about call from Trump
Myeshia Johnson, the widow of fallen soldier Sgt. La David Johnson, spoke for the first time since her husband came home about the call she received from President Trump. She said the president did not remember her husband's name -- a claim Mr. Trump disputed. Major Garrett reports.
Lawmakers raise questions after financier says visa revoked
Bill Browder, who lobbied for a law that froze the assets of Russian officials, says he was added to an Interpol list by Russia
Iowa withdraws proposal to opt out of Affordable Care Act
Official expects 18,000 and 22,000 people to drop insurance under the planned rate increases in Iowa
Ivanka Trump pushes GOP tax plan
"It's time we recognize as a country that we have to have policies that mirror our values -- work and family," said Trump
Ivanka Trump pushes GOP tax plan
White House adviser Ivanka Trump spoke in favor of the Republican effort to overhaul the nation's tax code system in Pennsylvania on Monday during a town hall event with U.S. Treasurer Jovita Carranza.

Maine News

EPA prevents 3 scientists from speaking at Rhode Island event
The scientists were to present a 500-page report about New England's largest estuary, and the effects of climate change are among its findings.
Suspected South Portland burglar rode the bus to rob homes, police say
Shawn Baker, 29, of Westbrook is charged with seven counts of burglary.
Cambridge puts Hawking doctoral thesis online
The thesis generates such interest that it crashes the university's website.
Boy, 14, charged with threatening people with BB gun in Bath
The teen was taken into custody outside the YMCA.
Judge to decide if Winthrop teen accused of killing parents should be tr...
A hearing is set to start Wednesday for Andrew T. Balcer, who was 17 at the time his parents were slain in their home.
Maine House approves bill to allow pot sales, but it’s not veto-proof
That bill passes while another measure, a moratorium backed by Gov. Paul LePage, fails.
Portland to break ground on new Wex headquarters Tuesday
Portland officials will host a morning ceremony with the project's developer and Wex executives.

Central Florida News

Wait for it ... Volusia to fix 21 damaged beach walkovers
Nearly two dozen beach approaches — mostly the wheelchair accessible variety with ramps — have been out of commission since Hurricane Matthew hit more than a year ago. Long-awaited repairs are finally coming soon, and Volusia County officials hope their creative idea to hire three cont ...
Outlaws Motorcycle Club member stabbed in Ormond, wife arrested
A domestic fight between an Outlaws Motorcycle Club member and his wife on Monday left him with a stab wound to the stomach, authorities said.The husband is Johnie Trail, 59. His wife Deana Trail, 43, was arrested in the stabbing, said Ormond Beach police Chief Jesse Godfrey.Johnie Trail was tak ...
Senate advances $36.5B disaster relief package
The Senate on Monday gave a preliminary OK to a $36.5 billion hurricane relief package that would provide Puerto Rico with a much-needed infusion of cash and keep the federal flood insurance program from running out of money to pay claims.
Jurors hear Luis Toledo's suicide attempt on anniversary of disappearances
ST. AUGUSTINE — Felicita Perez and Michael Otto released balloons with pictures of their loved ones outside the courthouse on Monday morning, minutes before the trial of the Deltona man accused of killing his wife and her two children resumed.Toledo, 35, is charged with second-degree murder in t ...
Ivy Hawn board withdraws Volusia charter school applications
A venture to introduce Volusia County's first charter high school has stalled after meeting opposition from the school district, prompting those behind the school to pull their application on the eve of its consideration by the School Board.Backers of the Ivy Hawn School for the Arts and Science ...
Trump awards Medal of Honor to Vietnam-era Army medic
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Monday turned a Medal of Honor ceremony for a Vietnam-era Army medic who risked his life to help wounded comrades into a mini homework tutorial for the boy and girl who came to watch their grandfather be enshrined "into the history of our nation."Every Wedn ...
Man shot in Deltona neighborhood; police search for suspect
Volusia deputies are investigating a shooting in Deltona that left a man with a gunshot wound, authorities said.Deputies were called to 629 Sagamore Drive where the victim was taken. Deputies canvassing the scene said they found expended shells at India and Fort Smith boulevards.Authorities said ...

Travel News

USA Today  
Stunning views of Seattle's iconic Space Needle
It is the most defining building in the Seattle skyline and a must-see for visitors to the city.        
Haunted hotels: Here's how much it costs to stay in one
Feeling brave this Halloween season? Book a night in one of these notoriously haunted hotels.        
In the midst of disaster, Guy Fieri and José Andrés feed the nation
Celebrity chefs are serving meals to those affected by Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, and the wildfires in Northern California wine country.        
Excuse me, your vacation rental is missing something
Vacation rental owners are not hoteliers, and often don't know how to keep their homes stocked with enough basic supplies.        
The pilot’s perspective: Common questions from our Ask the Captain colum...
Former airline pilot and aviation safety consultant John Cox answers questions from USA TODAY readers about flying.        
Fall at Montreal's food markets
Fall produce and pumpkins overflow at Montreal's Jean Talon and Atwater Markets. Get a sneak peek of gourds and more on our photo tour.        
11 travel photos you should stop taking right now
We’re all guilty of taking a touristy photograph here and there. But certain photographic cliches are tiring to look at and to take.        

Boston Red Sox

Red Sox's Arizona Fall League overview
Jim Callis checks in on the Red Sox's Arizona Fall League participants, led by No. 2 prospect Michael Chavis, who is in the middle of a breakout campaign.
Recall Cora's outfielder-assisted HR at Fenway
Recall Cora's outfielder-assisted HR at Fenway
Sox finalize 3-year deal with Cora to manage
The Red Sox officially named Alex Cora as the 47th manager in club history on Sunday afternoon. Cora and the Red Sox agreed to a three-year contract that will run through the 2020 season and includes a club option for the 2021 season.
Papi imitates John Sterling after Yanks loss
Papi imitates John Sterling after Yanks loss
Betts, Devers are MLB #AwardWorthy
Vote for Rafael Devers (Player-Fan Interaction) and Mookie Betts (Best Defensive Player) in the 2017 Esurance MLB Awards, baseball's ultimate honors.
Hanley, Rodriguez have successful surgeries
With an eye toward a more productive 2018 season, Red Sox slugger Hanley Ramirez had an arthroscopy and debridement on his problematic left shoulder on Tuesday. The hope is that Ramirez will be back by Opening Day.
Kimbrel a finalist for AL Reliever of Year
The Mariano Rivera American League Reliever of the Year Award and the Trevor Hoffman National League Reliever of the Year Award, both presented by The Hartford, are scheduled to be presented Oct. 28 at Game 4 of the 113th World Series.

New England Patriots

Performance Review: Falcons at Patriots
1st Quarter …An important win by New England on Sunday night. While the offense continues to struggle somewhat with scoring consistency (they’ve gone from averaging more than 30 points per game in September to just 22 the past few weeks), the defense appears to be stabilizing after a horrid star ...
Week 7 Snap Judgments
Musings, observations and the occasional insight as we take stock of some pretty ugly field-goal-fest football in Week 7…. * The NFL couldn’t wait to get the Rams back into the Los Angeles market, so of course they’re much better when they’re playing anywhere but in Southern California. Go figur ...
Patriots victory delivers highest rating of season; Highest-rated primet...
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - Holding the lead from start to finish, the New England Patriots captured their fifth victory of the season last night following their 23-7 win over the Atlanta Falcons in a Super Bowl LI rematch on NBC's Sunday Night Football. The much-anticipated rematch met expectations amo ...
Presser Points: Belichick - Coaches' tape a foggy 'white out'
Bill Belichick liked a lot of what he saw on the coaches’ tape from Sunday night’s convincing, well-rounded 23-7 win over the Atlanta Falcons. Rather, Belichick liked a lot of what he could see on the coaches’ tape, portions of which were rendered almost useless thanks to the heavy fog that sett ...
Matchup Winners: Complete effort keys win over Falcons
When the Patriots ran: Edge: Patriots This was the best effort the Patriots have put forth on the ground this season and it was a huge part of the team’s offensive success. After a slow start on the ground in the first quarter when none of their five rushing attempts was successful, the Patriots ...
Un-fog-gettable night in Foxboro
Photo by David Silverman  When it comes to New England weather, you can never know what to expect. It can snow in April, be scorching hot in late October or, in the case of Sunday, a thick, unrelenting fog can descend upon a football stadium. Early in Sunday's game against the Falcons, folks a ...

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