Ex-husband of woman who ditched kids for Germany trip says it was 'intentional act'

  1. Ex-husband of woman who ditched kids for Germany trip says it was ‘intentional act’  New York Daily News
  2. Iowa Mom Jailed After Leaving Kids for European Jaunt  U.S. News & World Report
  3. How young is too young to leave children home alone?  DesMoinesRegister.com
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NBA to players and coaches: You must stand for the national anthem

For our latest edition of “professional sports organizations really don’t get it” we highlight the National Basketball League.

A Friday memo sent by the league to all players and coaches made a point of reinforcing an existing rule that everyone is required to stand for the national anthem. It then goes on to suggest other options for engaging with a protest that’s gripped the NFL and spilled into the wider world.

These details come from ESPN, which obtained a copy of the memo sent by deputy commissioner Mark Tatum. He stopped short of making any specific threats, noting only that “the league office will determine how to deal with” anyone that doesn’t comply. Read more…

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NFL suspends Bears LB Danny Trevathan two games for violating safety rules

  1. NFL suspends Bears LB Danny Trevathan two games for violating safety rules  ESPN
  2. NFL suspends Danny Trevathan two games  NBCSports.com
  3. News remains positive on Davante Adams  Packers.com
  4. Upon Further Review: Packers vs. Bears  FOXSports.com
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Paul George: Commitment shown by OKC has been 'off the charts'

  1. Paul George: Commitment shown by OKC has been ‘off the charts’  ESPN
  2. NBA notes: Thunder star Russell Westbrook signs extension  Los Angeles Times
  3. Russell Westbrook Reframes Thunder Season with the Stroke of a Pen  Sports Illustrated
  4. What this massive extension means for Russell Westbrook, OKC and GM Sam Presti  CBSSports.com
  5. Russell Westbrook signs 5-year, $205M extension with Thunder  ESPN
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Air France flight to LA makes emergency landing in Canada after engine blows out

An Air France flight en route from Paris to Los Angeles made an emergency landing in Goose Bay, Canada after its engine blew out over the Atlantic Ocean Saturday. 

The Airbus A380 left Charles de Gaulle Airport Saturday morning and landed around 1:40 p.m. in Canada, CBC reported

The plane landed safely, but part of its engine cowling was missing and it scattered debris across the runway. 

Fire crews arrived to help, but didn’t need to do much apart from clean up the debris. 

Passengers on the flight and others watching the landing observed that the plane definitely looked “broken.” Read more…

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Vatican newspaper chimes in _ finally _ on 'The Young Pope'

  1. Vatican newspaper chimes in _ finally _ on ‘The Young Pope’  Philly.com
  2. Take care of those on the peripheries, Pope Francis tells mayors  Catholic News Agency
  3. Cardinal Burke back at Vatican high court _ but as adviser  ABC News
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Judge bests The Babe, Sabathia shines for Yankees

  1. Judge bests The Babe, Sabathia shines for Yankees  New York Post
  2. Wild Card it is: Yankees win again, but AL East title hopes over | Rapid reaction  NJ.com
  3. Yankees get AL wild card; Judge hits 52nd HR, top Jays 2-1  Washington Post
  4. Masahiro Tanaka Strikes Out 15 on an Unusual Day for the Yankees  New York Times
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Watch: Saquon Barkley Returns Opening Kickoff for Touchdown

  1. Watch: Saquon Barkley Returns Opening Kickoff for Touchdown  Sports Illustrated
  2. WATCH: Saquon Barkley scores 98-yard touchdown on opening kickoff  NCAA.com
  3. Penn State-Indiana: Live updates, score, analysis for Week 5 game (09/30/2017)  Landof10.com
  4. Indiana vs. Penn State LIVE SCORE UPDATES and STATS (9/30/17) NCAA Big Ten  NJ.com
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Hezbollah says Kurdish vote a step toward wider Mideast partition

  1. Hezbollah says Kurdish vote a step toward wider Mideast partition  Reuters
  2. Kurdish referendum triggers retaliation from Iraq, Turkey  CBS News
  3. Turkey’s Erdogan Says Iraqi Kurdish Authorities ‘Will Pay Price’ for Vote  U.S. News & World Report
  4. In Iraq’s tinderbox city, referendum sparks fears of sectarian war  CNN
  5. The Kurdish referendum has shown a yearning for independence, but also the lack of strength to carry it out  The Independent
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Original Post: Hezbollah says Kurdish vote a step toward wider Mideast partition