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Norwich City 3-2 Manchester City: Canaries end champions’ unbeaten run

Norwich City 3-2 Manchester City: Canaries end champions’ unbeaten run

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Norwich City produced a magnificent all-round display to inflict Manchester City's first Premier League defeat since January at an ecstatic Carrow Road.The Canaries were missing eight players but made light of those injuries and took full advantage of a performance from the reigning champions that was careless in the extreme and characterised by chaotic defending.Norwich were 2-0 ahead within 30 minutes after Kenny McLean rose unmarked to meet Emiliano Buendia's corner and then Todd Cantwell finished a flowing move involving Marco Stiepermann and Teemu Pukki. Sergio Aguero's header just before the break hinted at a Manchester City comeback but a misunderstanding between John Stones and Nicola...

New York City looks to repeal ‘gay conversion therapy’ ban

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A city law banning so-called gay conversion therapy would be repealed under legislation introduced Thursday over concerns that a pending federal lawsuit could lead to a decision unfavorable to the LGBTQ community if the case were to make it to the Supreme Court. Council Speaker Corey Johnson introduced the repeal in what he called "a painful decision." The council had passed the ban against the widely discredited practice, which aims to change a person's sexual orientation or gender identity, less than two years ago, at the end of 2017, and it took effect last year. The proposed repeal now goes to a committee hearing, scheduled for next week, and then would have a vote in the full council and, if it is passed, would be signed by the mayor. "After intense deliberation, the council conclude...

Settlement money won’t restore Ohio city upended by opioids

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The tentative settlement involving the opioid crisis and the maker of OxyContin could mean that thousands of local governments will one day be paid back for some of the costs of responding to the epidemic. But for public officials in Akron, no amount of money will restore the families and institutions that were upended by prescription painkillers, heroin and fentanyl. "The overwhelming sense of hopelessness that took over this community in 2016, you can't monetize that," former Assistant Summit County Prosecutor Greta Johnson told lawyers in a deposition in January. "Every single day the newspaper was reporting on the overdose death rates. You could not go into a community setting where there were not weeping mothers talking about their children." OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma struck a pr...
Championship results: Leeds and Swansea go top of the table, West Brom strike late against Reading and Jack Butland howlers cost Stoke City

Championship results: Leeds and Swansea go top of the table, West Brom strike late against Reading and Jack Butland howlers cost Stoke City

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It was another frantic night of action in the SkyBet Championship, with Leeds United and Swansea City moving to joint-top of the table after respective wins. Here’s how the action played out from England’s second-tier. Getty Images - Getty James McClean had a typically eventful evening for Stoke City at Deepdale Leeds United 1-0 Brentford Getty Images - Getty Eddie Nketiah is already a huge fan favourite at Elland Road Eddie Nketiah made a name for himself at Elland Road by coming off the bench and netting a late winner as Leeds returned to the top of the Championship with a 1-0 victory over Brentford. With former Arsenal striker Ian Wright watching on from the stands, the Gunners loanee was sent on for his Cha
Premier League LIVE: Arsenal vs Burnley and Man City vs Tottenham among talkSPORT’s huge day of live coverage

Premier League LIVE: Arsenal vs Burnley and Man City vs Tottenham among talkSPORT’s huge day of live coverage

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talkSPORT’s new GameDay special got off to a bang last weekend as we welcomed the return of Premier League football.Here at talkSPORT HQ will be bringing you more live top-flight games than ever before this season with well over 100 games hitting the airwaves over the coming weeks and months. getty Mauricio Pochettino and Pep Guardiola will go head-to-head at the Etihad today Last weekend saw the Prem finally burst back into life after a long summer off. And now we’re ready for more as GameDay returns with THREE live Premier League games on the radio this Saturday. Arsenal vs Burnley begins our live coverage, while we round off the day with the huge clash between Manchester City and Tottenham. We’ll also have Norwich vs Newcastle and our Around the Grounds