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Royal Caribbean expands commitment to relief effort

Autoplay Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide The aftermath of Hurricane Irma, in St. Maarten, Sept. 6, 2017. (Photo: Gerben Van Es, Dutch Defense Ministry via AP) Cruise giant Royal Caribbean on Sunday said it was canceling two upcoming sailings of Florida-based ships to divert the vessels to Irma relief efforts. The Miami-based line said it was calling off ...

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Three USA Gold Medals On Last Day Of Cadet Worlds

It’s the final day of the 2017 Cadet World Championships in Athens, Greece, and America won all of their medal matches. Kurt McHenry is now a two-time world champ! Jacori Teemer scores a bronze medal in his first trip to the world championships.Aaron Brooks won his first world title, he is the gold medalist at 76kg. Greg Kerkvliet continued the ...

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Deadly Hurricane Irma approaches USA with tornadoes, flooding and giant waves set to BATTER Florida today

The USA is bracing itself for the most ‘catastrophic storm ever’ as deadly Hurricane Irma continues to tear its way towards Florida – leaving behind a trail of destruction. Tornadoes, a 15ft sea surge, flooding and devastating 130mph winds were set to batter the Sunshine State from around midday on Sunday (UK time). The apocalyptic storm has lead to the ...

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Scrap absolutism, deal with reality

The Freedom Caucus is the tail that aspires to wag a whole country though it represents just a sliver of Americans. Even within the House it’s outnumbered by moderate centrists. President Trump greets US Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer(L), D-NY.(Photo: Nicholas Kamm, AFP/Getty Images) President Trump wrote a book on deals, and so did I. Mine is shorter and didn’t sell ...

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Amway Coach’s Call of the Week: Cast your vote

USA TODAY Sports Published 2:17 a.m. ET Sept. 10, 2017 | Updated 2:33 a.m. ET Sept. 10, 2017 Cast your ballot for the Coach’s Call of the Week.(Photo: Sean Dougherty, USA TODAY Sports) Coaches make dozens of decisions in every game. Most of them aren’t that noticeable. Some of them very much are. Some can change a game. Some are ...

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Creditsafe USA Named to INC 5000 as one of the fastest growing private companies in US and other company news

Creditsafe USA among fastest-growing private firms Creditsafe, the global business intelligence leader, announced it has been selected by Inc. Magazine as one of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States. Specifically, the company was ranked #982 out of 5,000, putting it in the top twenty percent of the annual index. Since establishing operations in the US in 2012, Creditsafe ...

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Local youth helps USA U-12 Baseball team win gold medal

Joining the long line of Long Beach athletes that have represented the USA in international competition, 12-year-old Raffaele Velasquez was next up as he helped the U-12 USA team win the gold medal at the WSBC U-12 World Cup in Tianan, Taiwan. In the gold medal game, Velazquez capped an impressive tournament with a solo home run in the third ...

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Rice Spoils UTEP’s C-USA Opener, 31-14 – Story

El Paso, TX – Samuel Stewart rushed for 89 yards, and Rice piled up 306 on the ground to top UTEP, 31-14, in the Conference USA opener for both teams on Saturday night in the Sun Bowl.   The Owls (1-1, 1-0 C-USA) scored the game’s first 17 points and, after the Miners (0-2, 0-1 C-USA) drew within 10 late ...

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