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by | July 19, 2017 | 00:39

To qualify for the additional visas, petitioners must attest, under penalty of perjury, that their business is likely to suffer irreparable harm if it can not employ H-2B nonimmigrant workers during fiscal year 2017. "This does help with American businesses continuing to prosper", a senior DHS official told NBC News . The DHS believes that there is a gap between the demands of businesses and the number of "qualified and willing US workers", and announced on Monday that they are looking ...

by | July 16, 2017 | 00:59

He would edge Martin Truex Jr .in the final round to capture the pole position for Sunday's race. The Charlotte native, who leads the series with two wins, will attempt to notch another victory in Saturday's Overton's 200 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway (4 p.m.

by | July 12, 2017 | 00:34

Despite some outstanding first serve stats for Konta, it was Simona Halep that seemed to pick up a lot quicker. Defending champion Murray fended off a strong start from the Frenchman to seal a 7-6 (1), 6-4, 6-4 win on Centre Court Monday.

by | July 11, 2017 | 00:45

I'm like , how could somebody, like, post these pictures of me? Like, this is a person that I trusted. Last week, Blac Chyna said she was considering taking legal action. On top of that, Bloom will also be joining her client in an interview about revenge porn with Good Morning America's Linsey Davis which will be aired on Monday.

by | July 04, 2017 | 00:52

The reporters gave Williams about a minute to collect herself, before she made a decision to end the press conference early. At that point she began to cry and after an awkward silence left the room, before returning shortly afterwards, with the moderator suggesting subsequent questions focused on tennis.

by | July 01, 2017 | 00:49

Boxers Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines, second left, and Jeff Horn of Australia, second right, pose for a photo in Brisbane, Wednesday, June 28, 2017. "I hope you take the phone into the ring and she'll be game over". But Pacquiao is so much more experienced and I see him picking the challenger apart with victory coming at around the halfway mark.

by | June 28, 2017 | 02:19

Some talented youngsters have also been important for Portugal recently, giving hope that the team can continue to succeed even after the most experienced players begin being replaced in the not-so-distant future. "It doesn't make any difference to us whether it's Mexico or Portugal ". Ronaldo twice threatened the New Zealand goal in quick succession, nodding straight at goalkeeper Stefan Marinovic on 24 minutes and then clattering the crossbar shortly after with another header from a ...

by | June 26, 2017 | 01:42

I think they got a very good player in Jayson Tatum , but that doesn't mean B.J. and I and ... other members of my staff couldn't talk and try to formulate the best plan to get a player we were really high on to a place we felt he really wanted to go and would be a great fit for him.

by | June 26, 2017 | 01:40

ET, FS1). "It is a nice start for sure, and we have a whole race to move up", Blaney said. "I just didn't get it all the first time out - tried to save a little bit of tire for the final round". Former Sonoma winners Martin Truex, Jr . and Kyle Busch along with perennial road course favorite AJ Allmendinger round out the top five starters.

by | June 26, 2017 | 01:41

The study is based on a formula that compares the statewide average share of each major party's vote in the districts with the statewide percentage of seats it wins. In Michigan and Wisconsin, for example, the partisan advantage gained by gerrymandering was unlikely to occur by chance, according to a separate analysis AP commissioned from the Princeton University Gerrymandering Project.

by | June 26, 2017 | 01:36

Championship leader Sebastian Vettel had a frustrating session, managing just seven laps and ending his running early when Ferrari called him in after spotting "an issue". The tyres were struggling to find grip on the streets of Azerbaijan again, with numerous drivers, like Hamilton and Vettel locking brakes and losing time.

by | June 25, 2017 | 01:55

In a commentary Friday, North Korean state-controlled newspaper Rodong Sinmun said that if South Korea pursues peace with the North, it should "stop all hostilities", including sanctions. The minister's remarks apparently reflect the hopes of the country's new liberal president, Moon Jae In , to engage the reclusive North through sports, a field in which its leader Kim Jong Un actively promotes exchanges with foreign countries.

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:12

The two Saubers moved off the very bottom of the timesheets as Romain Grosjean struggled to 20th in the second Haas . Red Bull have a trick up their sleeves? He was soon deposed by Hamilton's Mercedes , but the real story was the pace of the Red Bulls on the white walled medium tyre, the only cars to be running the hardest rubber available this weekend.

by | June 24, 2017 | 01:11

Chicago re-acquired Brandon Saad and parted with Niklas Hjalmarsson and Artemi Panarin in a pair of stunning trades on Friday, giving the Blackhawks a younger look for their forwards and defensemen. This comes just three days after the Blackhawks announced that veteran Marian Hossa would sit out the 2017-18 season because of a skin condition.

by | June 23, 2017 | 04:51

The lead up to the 2017 NBA Draft has been a roller coaster of trades and trade speculation on top of normal speculation as to which players would be drafted by various teams. He will step in and become the team's starting point guard right away as the Lakers traded away guard D'Angelo Russell earlier this week. Or, the team could try to figure out a deal that would get George to Los Angeles this summer.

by | June 20, 2017 | 01:21

The Three Lions took the lead in the 70th minute when Oxlade-Chamberlain, who had only been on the pitch for two minutes, scampered into the right side of the area and fired a shot through the legs of Stuart Armstrong which Gordon saw at the last second and failed to prevent it going past him.

by | June 20, 2017 | 01:16

Then you would have missed Keith Morrison's freakish travelogue of New Zealand. And that had been a steep slide from the 6.1 million who tuned in for her NBC premiere, when she had interviewed Russian ruler Vladimir Putin . NBC News Chairman Andy Lack told The Associated Press that the Jones story would be edited with its critics in mind. Setting the cautionary aspects of dealing with such a personality aside, " Sunday Night " can only be judged by what made it onto the screen, which ...

by | June 19, 2017 | 00:45

Elkington claimed Supermac was likely satisfied with his four Major wins and "100 mill in the bank", saying that was probably the benchmark in the post-Tiger Woods era. "But I'm not going to force it". The four-time major victor also took time to respond to Australian golfer Steve Elkington , who tweeted: " Rory is so bored playiing golf".

by | June 19, 2017 | 00:45

De Gea has been a fantastic player for Manchester United over the last six years and the only thing we're sure of is that the club will make sure they get a great deal for him if he does eventually move on. News is breaking this afternoon that Bianconeri director Beppe Moratta has confirmed that The Old Lady have officially entered the race to sign Donnarumma, who they see as Buffon's replacement when he likely retires when his contract expires, next summer.

by | June 19, 2017 | 00:43

HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) - Jimmy Spithill and his mates with Oracle Team USA might need to start tapping out an SOS from the Bermuda Triangle. It's actually a negative point for Team New Zealand , which needs to win eight races to get the Auld Mug back into the trophy room at the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron, where it resided from 1995-2003.

by | June 19, 2017 | 00:44

Shin said. "But it just kept going". "I'm really excited to be in this position, I haven't been in a little while and so I'm excited I have two more days left to kind of redeem myself". "Seeing the little kids out here, that's what makes the game and I absolutely love it". With the par for the day being reduced to 69, she was five-under 64 for the round and Aditi had a 66, which was three-under.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:51

The Warriors are headed to San Francisco, where they broke ground this year on a new arena slated to open in 2019. Residents of Oakland , which lost one of its other beloved teams, the Raiders , to Las Vegas, are still reeling from a police scandal and mourning a fatal warehouse fire.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:49

Russia's Denis Glushakov , top, chips the ball over New Zealand goalkeeper Stefan Marinovic to score the opening goal during the Confederations, Cup Group A soccer match between Russian Federation and New Zealand , at the St.Petersburg st.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:49

Legal experts had always warned that the "he said, she said" nature of the case was always going to be hard to prove in court, not least because it happened so long ago and due to a lack of physical evidence. In the Smerconish interview before the trial, Cosby said he would have to deal with negative public opinion no matter the verdict. Cosby forged a special connection with children, dispensing laughs and wisdom from a cartoon junkyard in 1970s Saturday morning staple "Fat Albert and the ...

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:22

Wednesday marked the final day of the 2017 Major League Baseball Draft and Florida State went out with a bang. Junior shortstop Orlando Garcia was the next Red Raider selected by the San Francisco Giants as the 456th overall pick in the 15th round of the draft, according to the release.

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:18

According to Tuscaloosa Police, officers smelled marijuana coming from inside Wilder's Cadillac Escalade . Tuscaloosa Police in Alabama said he was initially pulled over while driving for a " window tint violation". However the 31-year old Wilder was released shortly after following a $1,000 bond. Wilder has been charged with marijuana possession. He is undefeated in 38 professional fights, winning all but one by knockout.

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:15

The other problem is Apple's relatively new app advertising system, App Store Search Ads , which Lin found several scam apps abusing. "It's downright mind boggling that this horrendous "Mobile protection:Clean & Security VPN" app made it all the way into the top 10 without getting flagged", he added.

by | June 13, 2017 | 11:35

The King of Clay eased to a 6-2 6-3 6-1 win against the Swiss star in just over two hours. "This has been, I think, a ideal Roland Garros for me", said Nadal , who dropped just 35 games in total on his way to a 15th grand slam title but his first for three years.

by | June 11, 2017 | 10:20

It was the summer of 2014 - June 27 to be exact - when the Nashville Predators and Pittsburgh Penguins finalized a deal that three years later would still be playing out in the Stanley Cup Final. The home side added three more scores in the second where Phil Kessel notched his first goal of the Finals, with Conor Sheary and Ron Hainsey adding to the Penguins' tally.

by | June 09, 2017 | 09:36

While there was one more game to win after the 104-91 Game 5 victory, the series was practically over after Steph's shot went into the net. "It's great to be talked about, see what I was able to accomplish as an individual", James told reporters in Cleveland over the weekend.

by | June 09, 2017 | 09:28

The 2014 runner-up, who saved a match point in the previous round, will become world number one if she defeats Jelena Ostapenko , the daredevil Latvian who blazed her way to Saturday's final. She held her nerve to serve it out, ending the contest with an unreturnable serve, triggering a big roar from the Romanian flag-waving fans on Court Philippe Chatrier .

by | June 05, 2017 | 08:16

The last cut she missed was at the 2014 Classic. "I really prepared for this summer and I really didn't expect it right away but I knew my game was better than previous year, so that's really all I could ask for", she said in a greenside interview, a broad smile on her face after being drenched in champagne.

by | June 04, 2017 | 06:32

Leading 55 of 70 laps, Rahal dominated the race in the No. 15 Rahal Letterman Lanigan Honda. Rahal logged a 114.374mph lap in 1:13.9681 to earn the P1 Award and better Simon Pagenaud's mark from past year by 0.0698 seconds. Her vehicle, owned by her father, John Force, had a fuel line burst to create the spectacular visual. "It's a bomb waiting to go off and unfortunately, it did", Rahal said.

by | June 04, 2017 | 06:34

Summerhays carded 68 for 13-under 203, while Matt Kuchar shot 67 to move into second place on 10-under. He didn't make a birdie and shot 78. A rock-solid par at the last kept him three clear of 2013 champion Kuchar, who closed out an outward 34 with back-to-back birdies and picked up four birdies in five holes from the 13th, although a blocked tee shot at the short 16th led to his only blemish of the round.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:11

The Golden State Warriors are going to have trouble once again guarding LeBron James and Kyrie Irving . The Cavaliers' defense was a problem for most of the season. We could see that same familiar picture at the end of Game 1, the one where Curry's mouthguard hangs from his mouth as he sips Gatorade, sits in a chair and cheers on whatever reserve is dribbling out the clock.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:11

It also features three national captains in Warburton ( Wales ), Rory Best (Ireland) and Greig Laidlaw ( Scotland ). "We've got footage available to us of all the players picked in the squad, but it's hard to know what we'll come up against".

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:21

Kvitova threw her racket in frustration after double-faulting on match point, but the players warmly embraced at the net. A big crowd roared with laughter after the chair umpire jumped down to check a mark in the clay at a key moment in the second set of Garbine Muguruza's win over Anett Kontaveit and went sprawling on the red stuff.

by | May 30, 2017 | 06:37

It is likely the 36-year-old Italian's final French Open match-Schiavone announced her plan to retire at the end of the season-and the strong start serves as a statement of intent for Muguruza, who compiled a mediocre 3-3 clay-court record this season.

by | May 29, 2017 | 11:55

Mercedes F1 driver Lewis Hamilton celebrates winning the 2017 Spanish Grand Prix [Picture: Steve Etherington for Mercedes-Benz Grand Prix Ltd]. Lewis Hamilton is enjoying the intensity of his Formula One rivalry with Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel , even if the Mercedes driver recognises that the smiles could suddenly turn sour.