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Sports Twitter erases hateful tweets after Israeli artist's stunt
Author: 0 Twitter erases hateful tweets after Israeli artist's stunt

In a video that is going viral on YouTube , Shapira is seen stencilling some of the offensive messages he received on Twitter on the road in front of the company's Hamburg headquarters. A comedian who claimed Twitter failed to reply to his requests to review hateful tweets has a strong message for the company. Shapira said he doesn't advocate mass censorship, but wants Twitter to take the issue of online abuse seriously.

Sports Gilas Pilipinas eyes win No.2 against Iraq in FIBA Asia Cup
Author: 0 Gilas Pilipinas eyes win No.2 against Iraq in FIBA Asia Cup

The two teams last meet in the FIBA Asia cup 2015 finals in which the Chinese won 78-67. Abdulraham Saad impressed for Qatar , dropping 23 points, but his did not lead at any point after the third quarter. China was without their twin tower mainstay Yi Jian Lian and Zhou Qi . Romeo put up a total of 26 points, four assists, and one steal against China .

Sports Blue Jays doomed early by Yankees' long bombs
Author: 0 Blue Jays doomed early by Yankees' long bombs

New York's 17 hits were one shy of its season high set June 10 against Baltimore. "Everybody came through today", Frazier said. There's no denying that both teams need this win, as it would be a huge confidence boost as we head towards September.

Sports O'Fallon man rescues 'rally cat' from field during Cardinals game
Author: 0 O'Fallon man rescues 'rally cat' from field during Cardinals game

As the unidentified creature scampered toward Royals' center fielder Lorenzo Cain , Busch Stadium cameras panned to it, and flashed the image onto the video board. The Royals close out their 4 game series with the Cardinals Thursday night. They are now tied with the Brewers and 1.5 games behind the Cubs. Whit Merrifield scored on a throwing error in the 2nd giving the Royals a 3-0 lead.

Author: 0 New England Patriots Just Bought Their Own Airliners

Now, you can add one more perk to the list: you fly on your team's very own 767. The Robert Kraft-owned team fly to destinations such as Denver, New Orleans and Houston next season and the planes, which reportedly cost between $5 million and $65 million, have been purchased to offset some of the pricing costs.

Sports Tom Savage will start Texans' first preseason game
Author: 0 Tom Savage will start Texans' first preseason game

But the Panthers didn't discard Webb when Newton came back. Carolina chose to focus more on offense than defense over the offseason. As the Texans move forward in the preseason and into the regular season, Watson will still battle it out with Savage for the starting role in a race that has the nation watching.

Author: 0 Chelsea need more signings: Conte

Conte might finally be getting the signings he wanted at ChelseaWhat's the story? "We have certainly got the quality - you have seen that last season - but we have to keep players fit because at the minute our squad isn't as big as some of the other squads".

Sports Indians Acquire Jay Bruce From Mets For Prospect
Author: 0 Indians Acquire Jay Bruce From Mets For Prospect

Bruce was hitting.258 this season with 29 homes runs and an.847 OPS. With New York struggling with injuries and falling far out of contention, however, it was time to deal him to a squad that could use an offensive upgrade. He is a free agent after the season and playing for a contender - if he thrives - can only help his stock. The 6-foot-2 right-hander from Huntersville, N.C.

Sports Nadal, Federer win opening matches at Rogers Cup
Author: 0 Nadal, Federer win opening matches at Rogers Cup

Nadal, a three-time Rogers Cup victor who is back in the hunt for the No.1 ranking after winning his 10th French Open title this year, will play Canadian teenager Denis Shapovalov, who downed 2009 U.S. The big surprise was that his usually punishing serve was nowhere to be seen. "At 4-3 in the second set I started putting the ball in the court. But it didn't really come together as well as I would have hoped".

Author: 0 Real Madrid 2-1 Manchester United — Highlights and Interviews

Isco is happy with the winning mentality in the Real Madrid dressing room and is hopeful of soon extending his contract, which now has less than 12 months to run. But it wasn't until the second half that United began to improve. " Even before it started, but it's game over clearly because everybody knows he is going to stay ".

Sports Vela to swap Sociedad for LAFC
Author: 0 Vela to swap Sociedad for LAFC

LAFC will begin training in January, and Vela remaining with Sociedad will ensure he receives playing time until his new club starts play. " Real Sociedad and Major League Soccer (MLS ) have reached an agreement in principle to transfer Carlos Vela to a team in the American league during the winter market".

Sports Wozniacki eases through as Bouchard and Thiem exit Rogers Cup
Author: 0 Wozniacki eases through as Bouchard and Thiem exit Rogers Cup

The Dane, who captured the Canadian trophy in 2010, is still looking for her first title of the season after being in five finals. She is joined in the last 16 by fifth seed Elina Svitolina (9/1), who prevailed 7-6 (7/4) 6-4 against Daria Kasatkina in Tuesday's other second-round match.

Sports Federal judge grants Ole Miss request to dismiss Houston Nutt's lawsuit
Author: 0 Federal judge grants Ole Miss request to dismiss Houston Nutt's lawsuit

Former head coach Hugh Freeze resigned last month, and is not named in the letter sent to Ole Miss on July 21, though he is expected to appear at the hearing on the school's behalf. The NCAA's Notice of Allegations later showed this was not the case. Nutt offered Monday to settle with the school under certain conditions : a public apology from Ole Miss , and $500,000 to create an integrity for college sports commission in Mississippi.

Sports Former Patriots, Syracuse Head Coach Dick MacPherson Dies At Age 86
Author: 0 Former Patriots, Syracuse Head Coach Dick MacPherson Dies At Age 86

After the 1990 season, MacPherson was named head coach of the NFL New England Patriots . Coach Mac's rebuild of the 'Cuse football program will go down as one of the most impressive turnarounds in college football history. MacPherson spent most of his coaching career in the college ranks. "Great guy, great person, really amusing guy who got along well with everybody".

Sports PSG to Offer Arsenal £80 Million for Alexis Sanchez
Author: 0 PSG to Offer Arsenal £80 Million for Alexis Sanchez

Sanchez, who tallied 24 goals and ten assists in 38 appearances for the fifth-place Gunners during the 2016-17 campaign, had been linked to make a move to clubs such as Bayern Munich, Paris Saint-Germain and fellow EPL rival Manchester City , before reportedly agreeing to stay for what may be his final season at the Emirates.

Sports Jim Mora knows Josh Rosen must deal with consequences
Author: 0 Jim Mora knows Josh Rosen must deal with consequences

UCLA quarterback Josh Rosen discussed the academic challenges involved with being a college football player in a wide-ranging interview with Bleacher Report , saying "football and school don't go together" and suggesting that Alabama would not be as successful if the Crimson Tide were to raise the SAT requirement.

Sports Gerrard, Lampard make Premier League top-four predictions
Author: 0 Gerrard, Lampard make Premier League top-four predictions

He accused Klopp of overworking the players past year too and with just a few days left before the season kicks off, the Dutchman has again taken aim at the German for the way he has treated his players during pre-season. With ambitions to hit the ultimate high next season, Liverpool can not revert to the ways of the past by selling their best players and as such Coutinho must not be allowed to leave Anfield this summer, if the club are to keep fans onside whilst Klopp continues to build a ...

Sports Wenger:
Author: 0 Wenger: "No Sanchez Offers"

Wenger revealed the 28-year-old will miss the first couple of weeks of the Premier League season, which includes matches against Leicester City and Stoke City, due to an abdominal problem. Wenger was asked about PSG's interest and said he had not spoken with the club's chairman Nasser Al-Khelaifi in "a long time" and he does not expect from him.

Sports Tampa Bay Rays vs. Boston Red Sox
Author: 0 Tampa Bay Rays vs. Boston Red Sox

The Boston Red Sox have activated Dustin Pedroia , who will be in the lineup as a designated hitter for Tuesday night's game against the Tampa Bay Rays . Outfielder Steven Souza Jr. said it is time to figure out ways to manufacture runs and scratch across something to help the pitching staff. We should also add that these aren't the only two teams of interest in the AL East.

Sports Najam Sethi elected unopposed as PCB chairman
Author: 0 Najam Sethi elected unopposed as PCB chairman

Sethi has been a key figure in the hosting of the Pakistan Super League. Sethi had previously served as the acting chairman of the PCB, a tenure marred by court wranglings. Sethi was unanimously elected as the chairman by the ten members BoG as no other member the BOG filed nomination papers for the slot of the chairman.

Sports Watford swoop to sign Burnley striker Andre Gray for club record fee
Author: 0 Watford swoop to sign Burnley striker Andre Gray for club record fee

One player on the radar as a potential replacement at Turf Moor is Roda JC's 28-year-old German striker Dani Schahin, who has one year left on his contract and is a former U19 and U20 worldwide. The pacy frontman scored 23 goals in the previous campaign when Burnley were promoted from the Championship. Gray found the net 33 times during two seasons with the Clarets, including nine goals in 26 top-flight starts during 2016/17.

Sports Umpire Joe West suspended over comments about Adrian Beltre
Author: 0 Umpire Joe West suspended over comments about Adrian Beltre

West was to have worked the Los Angeles Dodgers-Arizona Diamondbacks series in Phoenix, but the World Umpires Association said Tuesday that West was serving the first game of the suspension. He tells me, 'That ball is outside'. West continued, "I told him, 'You may be a great ballplayer, but you're the worst umpire in the league". Given how the league doesn't like it when players or managers do the same thing to umpires, it's only fair that West should be expected to bite his tongue and ...

Sports Falcons, Devonta Freeman agree on extension
Author: 0 Falcons, Devonta Freeman agree on extension

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell, however, will be due $12.12 million in 2017 whenever he signs his franchise tag tender that was placed on him in late February. His deal average $8 million a year. Everybody's happy. I'm so excited for him. The organization's been great throughout the process. In the same time span, he has put up over 1,000 yards and five touchdowns through the air.