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Brewers Shut Out Dodgers 3-0

Brewers Shut Out Dodgers 3-0

Stripling, who will be making his first start for the Dodgers this season, has mainly been used in long-relief situations, going 3-4 with a 3.41 ERA over 35 appearances. Fields is 5-0 with a 2.68 ERA this season, and last pitched on August 24 against the Pittsburgh Pirates. The Dodgers also are close to getting Clayton Kershaw back in their rotation after the ace left-hander pitched five innings Saturday for Triple-A Oklahoma City. Consulte Mais Informação

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Devastating aftermath of Hurricane Harvey as death toll rises

Devastating aftermath of Hurricane Harvey as death toll rises

Utility companies say almost 300,000 customers have been without electricity. Late Friday night , police were responded to a shooting call at a home which they say left one person in serious condition. Most power poles will be down and electricity will be out for weeks or even months. Texas Governor Greg Abbott said at least 20 inches (50 centimeters) of rain had fallen in some areas - with another 20 or 30 inches possible. Consulte Mais Informação

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NC schools ban Confederate flags, controversial symbols

NC schools ban Confederate flags, controversial symbols

North Carolina's Durham Public Schools Board members unanimously passed changes to the student dress code Thursday evening, almost two weeks after the violent white nationalist rally in Charlottesville. In another unanimous vote, the board made a decision to remove Confederate Civl War veteran and philanthropist Julian Shakespeare Carr's name from the Durham School of the Arts middle school building due to Carr's racist statements. Consulte Mais Informação

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Tepid 25th for Korea and China

Tepid 25th for Korea and China

Since normalizing ties on August 24, 1992, the two neighbors, previously Korean War enemies, have rapidly developed relations in diplomacy, economy, culture and citizen exchanges. China has pressed South Korean businesses through boycotts and bans, such as ending Chinese group tours to South Korea and closing most of South Korean conglomerate Lotte Group's Lotte Mart retail stores in China. Consulte Mais Informação

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Five people arrested for hacking Qatar's news agency

Five people arrested for hacking Qatar's news agency

The hacking of the QNA website on May 24 attributed fabricated remarks to Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani. Qatar said the site was hacked, and opened an investigation into it. Turkey has backed Doha throughout the standoff. Qatar had announced on June 20 that it had proof that the hacking of its state-run news agency and government social media accounts, which set off a major diplomatic crisis in the region, was linked to countries that have recently cut ties with it. Consulte Mais Informação

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Staten Island native is world air guitar champ

Staten Island native is world air guitar champ

Aussie Alexander "The Jinja Assassin" Roberts came in equal second on 34.6 points, drawing with German Patrick Culek. Matt "Airistotle" Burns celebrates after the final of the Air Guitar World Championships in Oulu, Finland. In addition to his two world championships, Burns has also won three USA championships, and has finished in second place in three other world finals. Consulte Mais Informação

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