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Scores of people die in East Sussex while waiting for new organ

Scores of people die in East Sussex while waiting for new organ

A reluctance to talk about transplants is contributing to a deadly shortage of organs donation, the NHS has said after figures revealed more than 450 patients waiting for a new organ died a year ago...

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Muguruza sent packing at US Open

Muguruza sent packing at US Open

But her fourth-round encounter with Anastasija Sevastova would not be the headliner as another day dawned cool and damp at Flushing Meadows. Kvitova though showed all her champion's mentality in the...

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Reds Attacker Ben Woodburn Bags a Worldie as Wales Down Austria

Reds Attacker Ben Woodburn Bags a Worldie as Wales Down Austria

The Liverpool striker took just 261 seconds to mark the occasion with a brilliant goal to win the Group D fixture, cutting Wales' gap to the Republic of Ireland in second to two points. Woodburn a...

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#21 Virginia Tech holds off #22 West Virginia in FedEx Field thriller

#21 Virginia Tech holds off #22 West Virginia in FedEx Field thriller

Simms only had 95 yards receiving last year, but was expected to start for this year's iteration of the Mountaineers. As West Virginia quarterback Will Grier's passing yards piled up and the con...

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Kevin Harvick takes pole for Southern 500 at Darlington

Kevin Harvick takes pole for Southern 500 at Darlington

Harvick swept all three rounds of qualifying for the Bojangles' Southern 500 and grabbed the pole with a lap of 177.730 miles per hour. It was Harvick's fourth pole of the season and second at Darli...

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Redskins safety Su'a Cravens talked out of retiring for now

Redskins safety Su'a Cravens talked out of retiring for now

Schefter reports the team will let Cravens spend some time away from the game to sort through whatever issues led him to consider retirement. The Washington Redskins , fresh off of announcing the...

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FSU's Francois suffers season-ending injury

ATLANTA | There are worse things than losing one game. The most gut wrenching scene from Saturday's games was seeing those images of Deondre Francois praying as he was wheeled away to the locker ...

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Local man among those helping hurricane victims

Local man among those helping hurricane victims

As the remnants of Hurricane Harvey move northeast into Louisiana, the Red Cross and other disaster relief groups will be watching its progress and reacting accordingly. "I was in Texas this week ...

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Liverpool midfielder Henderson set to captain England against Slovakia

Liverpool midfielder Henderson set to captain England against Slovakia

Gareth Southgate has confirmed that Jordan Henderson will captain England for the World Cup qualifier against Slovakia at Wembley Stadium on Monday night. Kane has rapidly become a leader for...

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Will Indians complete sweep at Tigers? MLB Predictions 9/3/17

Will Indians complete sweep at Tigers? MLB Predictions 9/3/17

While there is the occasional leaping attempt to rob a home run, with the ball bouncing out of the glove and over the fence, and while everyone remembers Jose Canseco's headed homer , Ramirez hit tw...

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Belgium qualify after win over Greece; Netherlands' hopes alive

Belgium qualify after win over Greece; Netherlands' hopes alive

In the end, Eden Hazard did not start for Belgium despite rumblings to the contrary over the past couple days, but the Red Devils still managed to pull off the crucial 2-1 victory in Greece to boo...

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Bangladesh vs Australia Second Test Squads, Preview, and Predictions

Bangladesh vs Australia Second Test Squads, Preview, and Predictions

Now, there is genuine discussion to be had about sacking the wicketkeeper. Smith flagged that a decision on whether to dump Wade from the XI and hand the wicketkeeping gloves to Handscomb would be m...

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JJ Watt raises $17M in Hurricane Harvey relief

JJ Watt raises $17M in Hurricane Harvey relief

The team will conduct a practice from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday while simultaneously conducting a live telethon at AT&T Stadium featuring players, staffers and former players manning the phones. "The...

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Ricciardo fourth as Hamilton hits lead

Ricciardo fourth as Hamilton hits lead

But he said he was confident of recovering in the race. "There are some things I learned from Spa and we learned as a team and I as a driver", Vettel said. It's also the fourth straight year that Ha...

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Wenger: Lemar Rejected Arsenal, But We Will Try Again

Wenger: Lemar Rejected Arsenal, But We Will Try Again

Arsenal stole in on deadline day and offered €100m for Lemar, which Monaco accepted, but the winger let it be known he did not want to move to the Emirates Stadium. "I know we live in an era of transp...

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The Broncos Are Reportedly Signing Brock Osweiler

The Broncos Are Reportedly Signing Brock Osweiler

Houston had chose to move on from Osweiler after just a single year, despite gifting him a four-year, $72 million deal the previous offseason - a deal with $37 million of guaranteed money. "I'm sure i...

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Man United legend believes that Lukaku is 'perfect' for them

Man United legend believes that Lukaku is 'perfect' for them

The Belgian has made a fine start to life at Manchester United and despite missing a penalty against Leicester City last weekend, he has netted four goals in four appearances for the club already ...

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Wayne Rooney to face fine by Everton after drink drive charge

Wayne Rooney to face fine by Everton after drink drive charge

Rooney re-joined boyhood club Everton in the pre-season after a successful 13-year spell at Premier League rivals Manchester United that saw him win five Premier League titles, one FA Cup, three L...

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Trentin completes treble with victory on stage 13 of Vuelta

Trentin completes treble with victory on stage 13 of Vuelta

Italian Trentin counted on the support of his reliable Quick-Step team, who picked up their fifth stage win of the race and a 15th triumph overall in grand tours this season, five in each of La Vuelta...

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Rain delays Italian Grand Prix qualifying

Rain delays Italian Grand Prix qualifying

Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel steers his auto during a free practice ahead of the qualifying session for Sunday's Italian Formula One Grand Prix at the Monza racetrack. You can't stay flat out b...

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Marcus Stroman Leaves Game After Line Drive Hits His Pitching Arm

Marcus Stroman Leaves Game After Line Drive Hits His Pitching Arm

But Britton got Darwin Barney to hit a sharp bouncer to second base and Schoop made a flawless throw to cut down Pillar at the plate. That was the closest either team came to scoring until the top...

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Trump Plays President During a Do-Over Trip to Houston

Trump Plays President During a Do-Over Trip to Houston

It's been done very efficiently, very well, and that's what we want. We have things like water, food, clothing, generators, baby supplies, cleaning supplies. The president and his wife then travelled ...

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Trump coming to Houston today to tour Harvey aftermath

Trump coming to Houston today to tour Harvey aftermath

An estimated 156,000 dwellings in Harris County, or more than 10 per cent of all structures in the county database, were damaged by flooding, according to the flood control district for the county, ...

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TJ Ward Pens Thank You Letter To Broncos Country

TJ Ward Pens Thank You Letter To Broncos Country

Vance Joseph made it known that he will talk to the team about T.J. Ward's release. Ward set a nasty tone for Denver's defense as a founding member of the "No Fly Zone" secondary that includes A...

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Andrew Luck 'unlikely' to play Week 1

Andrew Luck 'unlikely' to play Week 1

If Luck were to stay on the reserve/PUP list into the season, he would miss the first six games. Luck's status for the Colts' 2017 regular season opener against the Los Angeles Rams on September 1...

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BYU gets crushed by LSU, 27-0

BYU gets crushed by LSU, 27-0

Orgeron added that any player now being disciplined would not travel to New Orleans for the BYU game. Derrius Guice rushed 27 times for 120 yards and accounted for LSU's first two touchdowns of ...

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Pliskova saves match point to see off courageous Zhang

Pliskova saves match point to see off courageous Zhang

No. 24 Juan Martin del Potro, another former U.S. Open champion, swept past Spanish qualifier Adrian Menendez-Maceiras 6-2, 6-3, 7-6 (3), but No. 15 Tomas Berdych was beaten by Ukraine's Alexandr Dolg...

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Appalachian State Opens Football Season Saturday with Monumental Test at Georgia

Appalachian State Opens Football Season Saturday with Monumental Test at Georgia

Sophomore defensive back Desmond Franklin picked up the Mountaineers' first interception of the season in the fourth quarter, returning it for 26 yards and eventually leading to a Lamb touchdown run...

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Johnson takes one-stroke lead at Dell Technologies

Johnson takes one-stroke lead at Dell Technologies

Johnson overcame three-time major champion and former world number one Spieth in a play-off at the Northern Trust last week to claim the first event of the FedEx Cup series. "I'm sure the crowds wil...

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Watch South Carolina open season with 97-yard kick return

Watch South Carolina open season with 97-yard kick return

Plus, that defense, boasting four returning senior starters, led by ends Bradley Chubb and Kentavius Street - who combined for 31 tackles for loss last season - largely held Gamecocks not named Deebo ...

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