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Swansea close to agreeing loan deal for Renato Sanches

Swansea close to agreeing loan deal for Renato Sanches

But after a disappointing debut season, the club's CEO told Kicker that the Portugal global will join former Bayern assistant Paul Clement in Wales for the coming campaign. Clement has said he wants to make at least two more signings before the transfer window shuts on Thursday, both in advanced positions. Liverpool had recently dropped out of the race for Sanches, Kaveh Solhekol writing on social media that " Liverpool have dropped their interest in Bayern Munich midfielder Renato ...


LA Replaces Columbus Day With 'Indigenous Peoples Day'

LA Replaces Columbus Day With 'Indigenous Peoples Day'

The council shot down a plan to schedule Indigenous Peoples Day on August 9, which is when the United Nations observes that holiday, and to replacing Columbus Day with a holiday that celebrated all cultures. 'With or without Columbus, Italians will continue to celebrate their sacrifices and contributions to this great country and our great city, ' Buscaino said after the vote.


Drainage Pump Catches Fire As New Orleans Prepares For Harvey

Drainage Pump Catches Fire As New Orleans Prepares For Harvey

Gov. John Bel Edwards told reporters he expects the threat to rise as outer rain bands sweep into Louisiana, adding, "This is going to play out over several days". Numerous city's 120 pumps were offline or working at partial capacity due to fires and the fact some of them rely on an antiquated power system to keep the pumps going.


Three officers, one suspect shot in Sacramento

Three officers, one suspect shot in Sacramento

Officers followed that vehicle and detained the women, while additional officers served a search warrant at the Ramada Inn hotel in the 2600 block of Auburn Boulevard. The gunmen later fled the scene in a separate auto, but the auto chase ended after the gunman crashed the vehicle. Gunfire was exchanged and a Sacramento County Sheriff's Deputy was hurt.


Texas Cares: Donate to help Hurricane Harvey victims

Texas Cares: Donate to help Hurricane Harvey victims

On Monday afternoon, C.D. Reavis was waiting to find out if he would be driving to Austin Texas in a Red Cross Emergency Response Vehicle, or flying out of the Roanoke Blacksburg Regional Airport. "It's our time to give back and help the people of Texas", Concannon said. "If the request is received, we'll be happy to go", said Ann Lewis of Rappahannock Electric Cooperative in Fredericksburg.


HHS establishing medical shelter to aid those affected by Hurricane Harvey

HHS establishing medical shelter to aid those affected by Hurricane Harvey

A predicted storm surge of up to two feet (more than half a meter) was also a concern, because it could keep rivers from quickly draining all of the rainwater out, said Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards. The federal response to Harvey's historic flooding is being coordinated by the White House. Record-breaking rainfall was recorded in Cedar Bayou, Texas, where 51.88 inches of rain marked a new high for rainfall in the continental US, according to the National Weather Service .