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Trump's Chief Economic Adviser Says He Was Under Pressure To Resign

Trump's Chief Economic Adviser Says He Was Under Pressure To Resign

Asked about the United Nations panel's statement , Tillerson said he did not believe "anyone doubts the American people's values" with respect to combating racism. "I think that's a healthy thing for you to be able to have productive conversation", Sanders said. He did defend the overall tenor of Trump's remarks condemning racism, however.


Maria Sharapova wins again in three sets

Maria Sharapova wins again in three sets

Sharapova hasn't advanced to the quarterfinals of the U.S. Open since her semifinal appearance in 2013. "It wasn't my best tennis", Sharapova acknowledged in an on-court interview. Not quickly, though: She already has spent almost 5 hours on court, and so perhaps the yelling and fist-pumping she showed at the end against Babos were as much a reflection of a sense of relief as celebration.


Roger Federer v Frances Tiafoe - player profiles

Roger Federer v Frances Tiafoe - player profiles

Federer , however, missed the tournament in Cincinnati after having been dismantled by an insurgent Alexander Zverev in the final in Montreal. The kid then asked Federer , that since he is such a consistent player, if he would continue playing for another 8-9 years so that when the young fan went pro he would have a chance to play against the legend.


Vontaze Burfict's suspension reduced from five games to three

Vontaze Burfict's suspension reduced from five games to three

Vontaze Burfict didn't get full exoneration, but his appeal to the National Football League was somewhat successful. A five-game suspension would have meant that Burfict would have not been eligible to return until late October, due to the timing of Cincinnati's bye week.


Coaching Legend Rollie Massimino Dies at 82

Coaching Legend Rollie Massimino Dies at 82

Massimino was best-known for leading an eighth-seeded Villanova team to an improbable national title, beating the No. 1 seed Georgetown and Patrick Ewing in the championship game. Former Villanova Wildcats head coach Rollie Massimino looks on prior to the 2016 NCAA Men's Final Four National Championship game between the Villanova Wildcats and the North Carolina Tar Heels at NRG Stadium on April 4, 2016 in Houston, Texas.


US Open 2017: Roger Federer beats teenager in five sets

US Open 2017: Roger Federer beats teenager in five sets

Federer , who won Wimbledon last month without dropping a set, dropped serve in the opening game after three successive unforced errors and created only one break point in the first set, which Tiafoe won with something to spare. World number one Karolina Pliskova , the runner-up in 2016, eased past Poland's Magda Linette 6-2, 6-1 on the back of eight aces and 29 winners. "To get through five sets you have to be OK somehow".