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NFL stars lock arms in mass Trump protest

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NFL stars have hit back after President Donald Trump criticised players who kneel or sit during the US national anthem to protest civil rights abuses.“,”link”:”http:\/\/cdn.newsapi.com.au\/link\/ad7478927f51e0a354d56b4f5a2035f9″,”paidStatus”:”NON_PREMIUM”,”originalSource”:”News Corp Australia Network”,”creditedSource”:”The Courier-Mail”,”originalAssetId”:”7b85e8e4-a12e-11e7-a137-e90e4491bb29″,”version”:”PUBLISHED”,”dateUpdated”:”2017-09-24T22:47:23.000Z”,”dateLive”:”2017-09-24T13:44:00.000Z”,”customDate”:”2017-09-24T19:58:00.000Z”,”dateCreated”:”2017-09-24T13:44:27.000Z”,”status”:”ACTIVE”,”thumbnailImage”:{“contentType”:”IMAGE”,”id”:{“value”:”5bf36e614f39572d5d4b29e8fd483933″,”link”:”http:\/\/api.newsapi.com.au\/image\/v1\/5bf36e614f39572d5d4b29e8fd483933″},”originId”:”crop-aab58a6da039044149319cae565203db”,”origin”:”METHODE”,”title”:”Baltimore Ravens players, including former player Ray Lewis, second from right, kneel down during the playing of the U.S. 4,840 more words

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LeBron’s epic Trump takedown

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PRESIDENT Donald Trump spent the day lashing out at NFL players for not standing during the national anthem and has now taken aim at the NBA champions and two-time MVP winner Stephen Curry.“,”link”:”http:\/\/cdn.newsapi.com.au\/link\/865fa5d0cfddafaf1305de6bccce966c”,”paidStatus”:”NON_PREMIUM”,”originalSource”:”news.com.au”,”creditedSource”:”news.com.au”,”originalAssetId”:”c2521c12-a001-11e7-9ff7-e001ac66009c”,”version”:”PUBLISHED”,”dateUpdated”:”2017-09-24T00:35:02.000Z”,”dateLive”:”2017-09-23T02:02:00.000Z”,”customDate”:”2017-09-24T00:34:00.000Z”,”dateCreated”:”2017-09-23T01:51:47.000Z”,”status”:”ACTIVE”,”thumbnailImage”:{“contentType”:”IMAGE”,”id”:{“value”:”9900ac373655b3bc2e25e0eece7f75e6″,”link”:”http:\/\/api.newsapi.com.au\/image\/v1\/9900ac373655b3bc2e25e0eece7f75e6″},”originId”:”crop-d49d6fc752902d71daeec424b248f1d1″,”origin”:”METHODE”,”title”:”Donald Trump”,”subtitle”:”148c6764-a05f-11e7-9ff7-e001ac66009c”,”description”:”In this Sept. 2,636 more words

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Players rocked by freak crowd accident

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A YOUNG fan is \u201cdoing OK\u201d after she was hit in the face by a foul ball during the fifth inning of the New York Yankees\u2019 11-3 win over the Minnesota Twins on Thursday (AEST).“,”link”:”http:\/\/cdn.newsapi.com.au\/link\/91889d1e91bdf2a76d0238357b7eb0a9″,”paidStatus”:”NON_PREMIUM”,”originalSource”:”NY Post”,”creditedSource”:”news.com.au”,”originalAssetId”:”e43e2e28-9e4f-11e7-8efe-3c680faa7f69″,”version”:”PUBLISHED”,”dateUpdated”:”2017-09-21T01:03:16.000Z”,”dateLive”:”2017-09-20T22:35:00.000Z”,”customDate”:”2017-09-21T01:03:00.000Z”,”dateCreated”:”2017-09-20T22:06:02.000Z”,”status”:”ACTIVE”,”thumbnailImage”:{“contentType”:”IMAGE”,”id”:{“value”:”17c6a2803877ce293ba6e29de4116ea9″,”link”:”http:\/\/api.newsapi.com.au\/image\/v1\/17c6a2803877ce293ba6e29de4116ea9″},”originId”:”crop-af3f4d662a90ecb8b6d198c9e11a29ea”,”origin”:”METHODE”,”title”:”Minnesota Twins v New York Yankees”,”subtitle”:”85537a52-9e50-11e7-8efe-3c680faa7f69″,”description”:”NEW YORK, NY – SEPTEMBER 20: Todd Frazier #29 of the New York Yankees reacts after a child was hit by a foul ball off his bat in the fifth inning against the Minnesota Twins on September 20, 2017 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. 2,518 more words

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That’s now how Aussies tackle, mate

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LET\u2019S get this clear up top: Brad Wing\u2019s teammates should have never left him in the position where he was attempting to tackle an opposition punt returner with a full head of steam.“,”link”:”http:\/\/cdn.newsapi.com.au\/link\/90ccfe885124a37d0b83991b1e6f6c36″,”paidStatus”:”NON_PREMIUM”,”originalSource”:”news.com.au”,”creditedSource”:”news.com.au”,”originalAssetId”:”16703ece-9ce6-11e7-a5ff-54d2bba8ace8″,”version”:”PUBLISHED”,”dateUpdated”:”2017-09-19T04:08:14.000Z”,”dateLive”:”2017-09-19T03:13:00.000Z”,”customDate”:”2017-09-19T04:08:00.000Z”,”dateCreated”:”2017-09-19T02:56:09.000Z”,”status”:”ACTIVE”,”thumbnailImage”:{“contentType”:”IMAGE”,”id”:{“value”:”d881dc7d4b006e468b8a12f2808ddb36″,”link”:”http:\/\/api.newsapi.com.au\/image\/v1\/d881dc7d4b006e468b8a12f2808ddb36″},”originId”:”crop-de7b32d9a1b6e1596cb200898c378bc4″,”origin”:”METHODE”,”title”:”Brad Wing attempts to tackle Lions punt returner”,”subtitle”:”f7ea88a6-9ce5-11e7-a5ff-54d2bba8ace8″,”description”:”Brad Wing 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