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Jose Mourinho on Man Utd's super subs: "They broke the wall"

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When Manchester United made the transition from Louis van Gaal to Jose Mourinho in May of a year ago, a popular talking point was what the two men had in common- a defensive minded approach. Pogba repeatedly tried to find his range from outside the area, although he failed to get any of them on target. Mourinho expects the depth of his squad to be tested after the worldwide break, with United set to play seven fixtures in 22 days. Read More »

Trump says he will fix 'massive trade deficit' between United States and Ireland

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The aide said the goal of the speech was for the president to speak to the American people about "why tax reform and relief is needed to unrig the system and jumpstart our economy". But Trump continues to refer to the tax overhaul plan in a much more concrete way. Pres Trump proposes tax code reform. Indeed, Trump has yet to produce an "audit letter" from the IRS that would even confirm whether he is under audit. Read More »

One boater rescued, one missing in New Haven Harbor

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A Coast Guard spokesman said one passenger was located unconscious on the rocks in the breakwall and was sent to an area hospital, where he later died. Bringing you the latest as we receive it. Authorities say the fisherman were in a 22-foot white Starcraft with green trim. Search crews said Steve Chaney and David Hambrick's last known location was at South Harbor Boat Ramp on Oak Island around 11:30 a.m. Read More »

National Guard troops being deployed in Texas: governor

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Witham is the director of domestic operations for the National Guard Bureau . When the military aids in operations, rescue efforts typically last only 72 hours, Whitham said. State and local response agencies are in the lead for their own response efforts. The search and rescue assets are deploying to Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth in Texas, he said, and the Defense Logistics Agency has prepositioned logistics management and resource support, including 11 generators, 50,000 gallons of ... Read More »

Pentagon announces there are 2600 more troops in Afghanistan than previously reported

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McKenzie said that after president Barack Obama set a ceiling of 8,400 troops for the country last July, military commanders had been hampered in their ability to deploy full units, leading to "unintended consequences". US troops have been on the ground in Afghanistan since October, 2001. "Forces have been required to deploy that were not completely whole", McKenzie said. Read More »

'Katrina all over again:' New Orleans in solidarity with Houston

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She struggled to hold back tears as she thought of neighboring communities and states now suffering similar fates. "It really evoked a lot of emotions and heartbreak for the people who are going through that now in Houston ", Ray Gratia said as he picked up sandbags for his New Orleans home, which flooded during the historically destructive 2005 hurricane. Read More »

Hyderabad: 17 new swine flu cases, total at 165

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According to sources, the death was reported from KIIMS Hospital. With six more people succumbing to swine flu on Wednesday, the death toll due to the deadly virus H1N1 in Gujarat rose to 349. On Monday, 25 samples of swine flu suspected patients were sent. One person died of swine flu and related complications at a state-run hospital here, a health official said here today. Read More »

Los Angeles ditches Columbus Day for Indigenous Peoples Day

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The council ultimately sided with council members Mitch O'Farrell and Mike Bonin, who both argued that the strong symbolism of directly replacing Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples Day was too important to overlook. Former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger eliminated Columbus Day as a state holiday in 2009 as a cost-cutting measure, KABC reported. The disagreement over how to proceed has become quite emotional, the Times reports. Read More »

Sanches has to play - Rummenigge on Bayern youngster joining Swansea

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Sanches joined Bayern from Benfica for 35million euros in May 2016 when he was recognised as one of the brightest young prospects in European football. Rumors of a summer loan followed, with Sanches linked heavily with A.C. Milan but also Premier League sides during the window. Former Swansea striker Wilfried Bony could return to the club he left in January 2015 for £28m. Read More »

US Coast Guard SAR operations in response to Hurricane Harvey

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The regional group being deployed also includes four boats and two helicopters, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. The military's Saginaw River Station has sent an air boat and three crew members. The airboats' flat hulls mean they handle well on ice and in flood zones, where water depth can change rapidly. People trapped in floodwaters were told to climb to rooftops and wave towels to help rescuers find them. Read More »

California officers, 1 suspect shot, authorities say

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The condition of the officer is unknown, per the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department. A man and two women have been detained in connection to the shooting, officials said. After an exchange of gunfire in which a sheriff's deputy was hit, the suspect got into a vehicle and led officers on another pursuit on local streets before the vehicle crashed. Read More »

Pres. Trump Plans To Travel To Texas On Tuesday

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Edwards said Louisiana also has offered to shelter storm victims from Texas. Several locales have already received 2 feet or more of rain , and forecasters say a reprieve won't arrive till week's end at the earliest. Kate Quarrella Beard, a resident of Dickinson, Texas, just outside Houston, is one of them. New Orleans was on the outskirts of Harvey's rain bands Monday, but residents were on edge because the pumping system still wasn't working at full capacity. Read More »

From Tweet to Text: Trump Moves Forward on Military Transgender Ban

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Once the panel reports its recommendations, Mattis said he will consult with the secretary of homeland security before providing advice to the president concerning implementation of his policy direction. "We continue to work together, and the minister and I share responsibility to provide for the protection of our nation our populations and our interests, which is what we are here to discuss today", Mattis said alongside South Korea Defense Minister Song Young-moo. Read More »

Vontae Davis becomes newest addition to Colts' injury list

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The Indianapolis Colts have taken another heavy hit, this to the defense. Two-time Pro Bowl cornerback Vontae Davis is listed as week to week after coach Chuck Pagano said he was diagnosed with a "pretty significant" groin injury. Going into the 2017 season, our numbers have the Colts as the sixth-worst passing defense in the NFL. With Davis out, the top three cornerbacks on the depth chart are likely two rookies in Quincy Wilson and Nate Hairston , and a former undrafted free agent in ... Read More »

Atrocity Alert No. 69: Rakhine State, Myanmar, 30 August 2017

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Tension has always been high between the Rohingya Muslims and Rakhine Buddhists, leading to bloody rioting in 2012. Many Rohingya trying to enter Bangladesh were sick and at least six have died after making the crossing, an aid worker said , adding that fear of being caught and sent back meant some refused to seek help. Read More »

Williams among winners at US Open

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She played well, served well, competed well. It's a good time to live your dream, and that's what I'm doing". "It's all about playing well for two weeks". "I do think she can turn it around", Evert said. Williams seems to have simplified both her goals (winning) and what she expects out of tennis (joy). Read More »

More Than 1000 Died in South Asia Floods This Summer

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India's monsoon season runs from June to September and often causes widespread destruction. The death toll is rising at a steady rate and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) have raised concerns of diseases like dengue, malaria along with worries of food insecurity in the countries. Read More »

North Korea fires short-range missiles - USA military

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Those flew some 250 km in the northeastern direction before falling into the sea, the Yonhap news agency cited the JCS as reporting, claiming that the projects appeared to be short-range missiles. The US ban on American citizens traveling to North Korea takes effect September 1. Shells hit islands standing in for South Korea's Baengnyeong and Yeonpyeong islands while special forces landed in rubber boats or parachuted in and "wiped out the desperate enemy with various combat methods", the ... Read More »

President Approves Emergency Declaration for Louisiana

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While Harvey's rains have caused some minor street flooding in recent days, there hasn't been a repeat of flash flooding that plagued homes and businesses during an unexpected downpour on August 5. The city's fire department has given out 35,800 sandbags to residents, Landrieu said. Trump nearly certainly has visions of Hurricane Katrina, which overwhelmed New Orleans and the Gulf Coast 12 Augusts ago. Read More »

Hurricane Harvey: Rescued woman lets loose at reporter during interview

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A flood victim identified only as Danielle lost her patience after CNN reporter Rosa Flores asked her to describe what it was like to protect her children from the treacherous conditions created by the unprecedented rainfall. She could be heard on camera apologizing to the woman during the woman's outburst. However, when Fox News did almost the exact same thing by interviewing a recently rescued mother and child, Conway praised the TV network and called their segment "beautiful" - just ... Read More »

Kenya's election court case: what you need to know

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The Supreme Court's first order of business Monday was the opposition's request for access to the electoral commission's servers, which NASA says will provide the necessary evidence to support their argument. This, the lawyers said, was a statistically impossible. The system was designed as a manual backup to verify electronic results. Election day was calm with more than 15.5 million Kenyans voting for president, governors, senators, parliamentarians, local assembly members and women's ... Read More »

11 unforgettable animal rescues in brutal aftermath of Hurricane Harvey

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Dawson used social media to spread the word about her partner rescue shelter in Houston , which was desperately trying to get dogs to high enough ground for the past two days. Another way some Coloradans are helping out: pet rescues. Nugent said his staff has been in contact with the Houston Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) and another national group, the Society of Animal Welfare Administrators, to help coordinate the response. Read More »

Nebraska National Guard assisting in hurricane relief efforts

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Harvey made landfall as a Category 4 hurricane Friday night unleashing winds of up to 130 miles per hour and "catastrophic" flooding across parts of southeastern Texas. Glenn H. Curtis , Louisiana's adjutant general. Then, we're into the recovery effort. "I want to thank Governor Abbott for his continued leadership and look forward to serving the great people of Texas". Read More »