The Packers before their game against the Bengals. (Getty Images)
The Packers before their game against the Bengals. (Getty Images)
The Colts before their game against the Browns. (USA Today Sports)
The Colts before their game against the Browns. (USA Today Sports)
The Browns before going on the field against the Colts. (AP)
The Browns before going on the field against the Colts. (AP)
Vikings defensive back Harrison Smith (22) locks arms with general manager Rick Spielman, owner Mark Wilf and owner Ziggy Wilf. (USA Today Sports)
Vikings defensive back Harrison Smith (22) locks arms with general manager Rick Spielman, owner Mark Wilf and owner Ziggy Wilf. (USA Today Sports)
The Patriots before playing the Texans. (AP)
The Patriots before playing the Texans. (AP)
The Broncos before facing the Bills. (USA Today Sports)
The Broncos before facing the Bills. (USA Today Sports)
The Dolphins before playing the Jets. (USA Today Sports)
The Dolphins before playing the Jets. (USA Today Sports)
After a three-day campaign by President Trump to “fire or suspend” players who kneel to protest police violence, athletes and team officials demonstrated by locking arms on the sidelines — some taking a knee, others standing, all during the singing of “The Star-Spangled Banner.” This afternoon, Trump responded to their actions on Twitter: “Standing with locked arms is good, kneeling is not acceptable.”
The first two teams to take to the field on NFL Sunday delivered a strong message from London. They remained standing for the British anthem, but something else happened when the U.S. anthem played.
With Senate GOP leaders just one “no” vote away from defeat, Sen. Susan Collins said that it was “very difficult” to envision voting for the bill. Sen. Ted Cruz said he and a colleague were not ready to back the measure, either.
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It’s unclear whether Harper, who has been sidelined since Aug. 13 with a bone bruise in his left knee and a left calf strain, will be able to play every day for the rest of the season.
The initiative, part of the 11th Street Bridge Park project, hopes to build a portfolio of up to $10 million in parcels of land east of the river near the new park for affordable housing.
Lawmakers from the District and the surrounding counties briefly considered pursuing a joint bid before deciding to go it alone.
Muriel Bowser said she'd be happy to show Golden State players around Washington, but only if they first lose to the Wizards.
A romantic twist on the Nigerian-prince scam turned lonely, vulnerable victims into paupers.
MLB:
Nationals vs. Mets
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Final
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Final
recap
Box
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
WAS 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 5 0
NYM 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 8 1
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Aoki grounded out, pitcher Kintzler to first baseman Kendrick.
Reynolds grounded out, third baseman Rendon to first baseman Kendrick, Rosario to third, Lagares to second.
Rosario hit an infield single to third.
Evans grounded out, shortstop Turner to first baseman Kendrick.
Bottom 9th
Game recap
W: Scherzer (16-6) L: deGrom (15-10)
S: Kintzler
HR: WAS: Turner (11); NYM: Nimmo (5).
Nationals
Mets
Player stats
Batting: AB H R HR RBI
T. Turner SS 4 1 1 1 2
A. De Aza LF 3 0 0 0 0
D. Murphy 2B 4 1 0 0 0
A. Rendon 3B 4 0 0 0 0
H. Kendric... 1B 4 0 0 0 0
V. Robles RF 4 0 0 0 0
M. Taylor CF 3 1 1 0 0
J. Lobaton C 3 2 0 0 1
M. Scherze... P 2 0 1 0 0
J. Blanton P 0 0 0 0 0
W. Difo PH 1 0 0 0 0
R. Madson P 0 0 0 0 0
S. Solis P 0 0 0 0 0
B. Kintzle... P 0 0 0 0 0
Pitching: IP H ER BB SO
M. Scherze... 6 3 1 1 10
J. Blanton 1 0 0 0 0
R. Madson 0 3 1 0 2
S. Solis 0 0 0 0 1
B. Kintzle... 1 2 0 0 0
Player stats
Batting: AB H R HR RBI
N. Aoki RF 5 1 0 0 0
J. Reyes 2B 4 2 0 0 1
B. Nimmo LF 3 1 1 1 1
T. d'Arnau... C 3 0 0 0 0
D. Smith 1B 3 0 0 0 0
K. Plaweck... PH 1 0 0 0 0
P. Sewald P 0 0 0 0 0
P. Evans 3B 3 0 0 0 0
A. Rosario SS 4 2 0 0 0
J. Lagares CF 4 2 1 0 0
J. deGrom P 2 0 0 0 0
H. Robles P 0 0 0 0 0
A. Cabrera PH 1 0 0 0 0
M. Reynold... 1B 1 0 0 0 0
Pitching: IP H ER BB SO
J. deGrom 6 5 2 1 11
H. Robles 2 0 0 0 1
P. Sewald 1 0 0 0 0
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